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July 2022

Sugar Valley Day Camp: Week 5

Tuesday, July 5, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Bill Yeck Park, Smith House,
2230 E. Centerville Station Road
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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young Sugar Valley Day Camp campers walking along a path

Land of the Lost

What was it like to explore the landscape of Ohio as a dinosaur? Campers will search for fossils and seek historical answers while exploring as 21st-century humans! Ages 6 – 12.

Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 8, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Registration deadline: Monday, June 27

Recreation Day Camp: Week 5, Forest Field

Tuesday, July 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Forest Field Park,
2100 E. Centerville Station Rd.
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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two boys drawing and coloring at a picnic table

Road Trip USA!

Recreation Day Camp (RDC) offers a variety of recreation activities, sports, games, arts and crafts, guest speakers and more! All RDC sites are led by trained recreation leaders. This fun program keeps children outdoors and active all week! Ages 5 – 11.

Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Registration deadline: Monday, June 27

Recreation Day Camp: Week 5, Iron Horse

Tuesday, July 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Iron Horse Park,
6161 Millshire Dr.
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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two boys drawing and coloring at a picnic table

Road Trip USA!

Recreation Day Camp (RDC) offers a variety of recreation activities, sports, games, arts and crafts, guest speakers and more! All RDC sites are led by trained recreation leaders. This fun program keeps children outdoors and active all week! Ages 5 – 11.

Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Registration deadline: Monday, June 27

ACtivity Squad Camp: Week 5

Tuesday, July 5, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Activity Center Park,
221 N. Main St.
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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Kid's Culinary Concoctions at Centerville High School

Culinary Adventures

Calling all foodies! This week we will be joined by culinary professionals from local restaurants to learn healthy and yummy recipes and refine our cooking skills. We will learn about the life cycle of the foods we love, while learning different ways to prepare them. Ages 9 – 15.

Tuesday, July 5 – Friday, July 8, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Registration deadline: Monday, June 27

Youth Archery Camp B (PM)

Tuesday, July 5, 2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
Oak Grove Park,
1790 E. Social Row Rd.
Centerville, OH 45458 United States
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young girl shooting a bow and arrow with an instructor's guidance

This introductory archery camp will teach the basics of competition-style archery. Using technique, range safety and basic archery terms, campers will enjoy games and gain a new hobby to enjoy with friends. All equipment will be provided. Ages 8 – 12.

Tuesday, July 5 – Thursday, July 7, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. (Rain date: Friday, July 8)

Registration deadline: Monday, June 27

Early Adventures

Tuesday, July 5, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Bill Yeck Park, Smith House,
2230 E. Centerville Station Road
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
mom and baby daughter holding hands in creek

Hit the trail with us! These exploratory hikes foster curiosity and confidence in young children. Your leader will point out seasonal changes and other natural points of interest in the parks. This hike is on a natural path. This is a Tools to Trek program. Ages 0 – 4 years with adult companion.

Registration deadline: Sunday, July 3

Young Birders Club

Tuesday, July 5, 6:00 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Bill Yeck Park, McGuffey Meadow,
7893 Wilmington-Dayton Rd.
Dayton, OH 45458 United States
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House Wren

Bird watching and identification are fascinating subjects. You will walk away with a greater knowledge of birds and their role in the ecosystem. Club activities are based on participant feedback, so you direct the focus of the study. A light snack is included. Ages 12 – 17.

Registration deadline: Sunday, July 3

LIFT UP and Laugh! (Adults)

Tuesday, July 5, 7:00 p.m.-7:45 p.m.
Bill Yeck Park, Smith House,
2230 E. Centerville Station Road
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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older woman laughing

This four-week club is a fun and unique opportunity for adults to connect and develop tools against depression and isolation. LIFT UP focuses on six essential concepts to get us through trying times and boldly embrace life — Laugh, Inspire, Thrive, Fellowship, Uplift and Play. Recommended for ages 50 and up.

Tuesdays, July 5 – 26

Registration deadline: Wednesday, June 29

Amazing Athletes at the Park B

Wednesday, July 6, 5:30 p.m.-6:15 p.m.
Activity Center Park,
221 N. Main St.
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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Amazing Athletes logo

Balance! Run! Jump! Catch! Kick! Come join Amazing Athletes as we practice our coordination, fine motor skills and gross motor skills! This program uses the fundamentals of 10 different sports to help build and develop motor skills, nutritional knowledge and body awareness. Ages 3 – 4.

Wednesdays, July 6 – 27

Registration deadline: Sunday, July 3

Amazing Athletes at the Park B

Wednesday, July 6, 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m.
Activity Center Park,
221 N. Main St.
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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Amazing Athletes logo

Balance! Run! Jump! Catch! Kick! Come join Amazing Athletes as we practice our coordination, fine motor skills and gross motor skills! This program uses the fundamentals of 10 different sports to help build and develop motor skills, nutritional knowledge and body awareness. Ages 5 – 6.

Wednesdays, July 6 – 27

Registration deadline: Sunday, July 3

Let’s Meet Up: Nature Playce AM

Thursday, July 7, 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
Grant Park, Mark Kreusch Nature Playce,
6588 McEwen Road
Dayton, OH 45459 United States
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boy playing in hollow log

Enjoy fresh air and nature playtime. Meet other parents/caregivers and their children. Explore the Mark Kreusch Nature Playce during an unstructured and casual meet-up! Staff will have one activity planned for each session that children can participate in before or after unstructured playtime. All ages.

Registration deadline: Tuesday, July 5

Teen Wellness Retreat

Thursday, July 7, 6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Bill Yeck Park, Smith House,
2230 E. Centerville Station Road
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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Teens roasting marshmallows around a campfire

Join us for a brand new teen wellness series! During these retreats, teens will participate in a fitness option, a self-care craft, an evening nature hike and then finish the night with gourmet s’mores at the fire. Teens are welcome to sign up for one or multiple sessions. Sessions will be similar but not the same. Ages 11 – 15.

Registration deadline: Thursday, June 30

Equestrian Field Trip at Therapeutic Riding Institute

Friday, July 8, 1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.
Therapeutic Riding Institute,
3960 Middle Run Rd.
Spring Valley, OH 45370 United States
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horse with 4 people

TRI is a Premiere Accredited Equine Assisted Activities organization that serves those with physical, cognitive and emotional challenges. Participants will spend time on the farm interacting with their special horses. Activities may include grooming and leading horses, playing games and more. Ages 8 – 15.

Registration deadline: Friday, July 1

Conservation Crew: Creek Clean Up

Friday, July 8, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Forest Walk Park,
7570 Forest Brook Blvd.
Dayton , OH 45459 United States
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creek

Help us keep our creeks clean and healthy. We will be cleaning up trash from the creek in Forest Walk Park. Close-toed shoes are required. Dress to walk in the creek. Ages 12 – 17.

Registration deadline: Thursday, July 7

Nature Journaling Watercolor B

Saturday, July 9, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Bill Yeck Park, Smith House,
2230 E. Centerville Station Road
Centerville, OH 45459 United States
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painting journal and watercolors on a table outside

Take a walk in the woods and capture your journey on paper. Learn how to utilize basic layout, watercolor and lettering techniques to document your experience. Ages 18 and up.

Registration deadline: Saturday, July 2