SUMMER CAMPS

The City of New Bern Parks & Recreation Department is offering seven (7) different camps this year.  Please click on the name of the camp for more details.

 

Camp Name Location Contact

Bern Bear Bunch Day Camp

West New Bern Rec. Center

Carlie Metts - 639-2912

mettsc@newbern-nc.org

Color Splash Camp

West New Bern Rec.

Center

Emmit Godette

GodetteE@newbern-nc.org

Stanley White Rec. Center

Ashley Parham - 639-2913

parhama@newbern-nc.org

Various Locations

James Bullock - 639-2919

bullockj@newbern-nc.org

West New Bern Rec. Center

Gus Hill - 639-2908

hillg@newbern-nc.org

Quaker Neck CC

Taurance Williams

williamst@newbern-nc.org

Stanley White Rec. Center

Taurance Williams

williamst@newbern-nc.org

* Camp FunQuest is now part of Y.E.S. Camp

Camp Information

Regular Camp

Hours:

9:00 am - 4:00 p.m. - check with each specific camp on drop off and pick up times.  This information will be available when the participant is registered.
Dress Code:
Make sure your camper comes dressed for the day's activities.  This includes any field trips that may be scheduled.
Meals:
Please check with specific camps if meals are offered.  In most camps, the camper will have to bring snacks and a lunch.

Medical

Conditions:

Parent or guardian are required to fill out a form of the participants medical history.  This is done during registration.
Payments:
All payments are required before the first day of camp.

 

Bern Bear Bunch Day Camp

 

The Bear Bear Bunch Day Camp program is for ages 6-12.  Children participate

in different games, physical activities, field trips, cookouts, etc.  Bern Bear Bunch offers three (3) two-week sessions and one (1) one-week session of High Adventure.  Pre-registration is required. This camp is limited to 25 participants per session.  Each session will be held at West New Bern Recreation Center located at 1225 Pine Tree Drive.

 

Registration:

March 31 , 2014 for City Residents

April 7, 2014 for Non-City Residents

Ages:
6 to 12 years
Cost:

$65.00 for city residents

$85.00 for non-city residents

Contact:
Carlie Metts - 639-2912

Summer Camp Application

Camp Dates:

First Session:
June 16-27
Second Session:
June 30 to July11
Third Session:
July 14-25
Fourth Session :
July 28-Aug. 8

*No Camp July 4, 2014

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Color Splash Summer Camp

Summer 2014

Color Splash Summer Camp is a unique, total-art immersion, summer program for kids in the 6th-8th grades who LOVE art! Campers will be encouraged to experiment, to seek out their own artistic interests, and learn at their own pace while being challenged to broaden their horizons.

Color Splash will have two (2) four week session. The camp will operate 9am-4pm daily at West New Bern Recreation Center. For more information call or e-mail Emmitt Godette at 252-639-2910 or GodetteE@newbern-nc.org

 

Summer Camp Application

 

Session 1:  June 16 to July 11

Session 2:  July 14 to Aug. 8

YES Camp

 

YES Camp is designed for ages 6-12.  Activities will include bowling, skating, field trips, arts and crafts, games, canoeing, movies and much more.  Breakfast and lunch will be provided by the Summer Food Program. 

The camp is being held at four different sites: Henderson Park, Lawson Creek Park, Pembroke, and Pleasant Hill Park.  These sites are selected by the participant when registering.

 

Registration:

April 1 , 2014 for City residents

April 11, 2014 for Non-City residents

Dates:
June 16, 2014 to August 8, 2014
Ages:
6 to 12 years
Cost:

$25.00 registration fee for 1st child and $10 for each additional child.

Pay as you go for activities.

Contact:
James Bullock - 639-2919

Click below for:

Summer Camp Application

 

*No Camp July 4, 2013

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Teen Camp

Teen Camp is designed for ages 13-17.  Each session will have a particular theme, such as dance, get-away, or water. The possibilities are endless!  Camp limited to 13 participants per session.

 

Registration:

April 21, 2014

Location::
Stanley White Recreation Center
Ages:
13 yrs to 15 yrs.
Cost:

$20.00 each session

Contact:
Ashley Parham - 639-2913

 

Session 1: June 30 -  July 11
Session 2: July 14 - July 25
Session 3: July 28 - August 8

 

*No Camp July 4, 2014

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Sports Camp

Sports camp is for children ages 6-12.  The camp focuses on non-traditional sporting activities that most kids enjoy.  The camp will include field trips in and out of New Bern and is located at West New Bern Recreation Center.  Space is limited to 25 participants.

 

Registration:

April 3, 2014

Ages:
6 to 12 years
Cost:

City residents: $70.00

Non-city residents:  $80.00

Contact:
Trevor Freitas - 639-2907

 

First Session:
June 9-13
Second Session:

Aug. 11-15

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Hook-A-Kid-On-Golf

This camp is for children ages 8-14 that have never played golf before.  Each camper will enjoy a week at Quaker Neck Country Club where they will learn the basics of golf, use a starter set of golf clubs, and enjoy time among friends through the newfound common bond of golf.  Space is limited to 20 participants per session.

 

Registration:

May, 2014

Ages:
8 to 14 years
Cost:
TBA
Contact:
West New Bern Recreation Center at:  639-2907

 

Girls Week: TBA
Boy's Week: TBA

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Cheer Camp

Cheer Camp is a cheerleading camp for all levels of cheerleaders from the ages of 5-12.  The camp will be held at the Stanley White Recreation Center.  This camp will cover the fundamentals of cheerleading in a way that promotes fitness and fun.  Camp hours are 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Space is limited to 13 participants

 

Camp Dates:

TBA

Registration:

April, 2014 for City residents

April, 2014 for Non-city residents

Ages:
5 to 12 years
Cost:

$25.00

Contact:
Gus Hill at 639-2908

 

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PO Box 1129
New Bern, NC 28563-1129
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