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Camps at the Recreation & Aquatic Center

Summer Programs 
Summer Camp is an eight week program from June 15th through August 7th for children ages 5 - 10 (birth certificates are required for registration).  The camp will be Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.  The cost per week is $50 for City resident children and $60 for non-resident children.  Summer Camp will have arts and crafts, scavenger hunts, movie day and so much more.

Adventure Camp is four week program from July 6th through July 31st for children ages 9 – 13 (birth certificates are required for registration).  The camp will be Monday through Friday from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm with a free Stay and Play program until 5:30 pm.  The cost per week is $100 per child.  Adventure Camp will participate in multiple field trips each week at no additional charge.

Aquatic Camp is a two week program from July 7th through July 17th or July 21st through July 31st.  Aquatic Camp is for children ages 10 -14.  Camp hours are Tuesday through Thursday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm and Friday 9:00 am-5:00 pm.  There will be a field trip each Friday.  The cost is $100 per week.  Aquatic Camp is designed to build endurance, promote exercise, and teach water safety, along with the duties and responsibilities of a lifeguard.  This course does not certify anyone to become a lifeguard.

Registration for all three programs will begin on Friday, March 20th for City residents and Monday, March 23rd for non-residents at the New Port Richey Recreation and Aquatic Center located at 6630 Van Buren Street.  A summer camp shirt will be available for purchase at time of registration.  Registration is very limited so please be sure to register early.  For more information, please contact Kim Hasty at (727) 841-4560, via e-mail at  .

Winter Break and Spring Break Camps
These camps are for children ages 5 through 12 years old, and camp times are from 8am to 5pm each weekday (excluding holidays).  Fun activities and field trips are planned throughout the week. Pre-registration is required.

Summer Tennis Camp for Children
This camp is for children ages 6 - 14, and all abilities are welcome.  Campers will work on developing correct strokes through small group based play, drills and games. We use appropriate equipment based on age and size.  Racquets are provided for those who do not have their own, and all other equipment is provided.

The camp weeks will be June 15 - 19, July 6 - 10, July 20 - 24, and  August 10-14.  The daily schedule will be tennis from 8:30 - 11:00 am, and swimming from 11 am - 12 pm.  The cost is $120 per week or $25 per day.  For more information or to register contact Christina Hill at (727) 375-7678 or