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St. Peters Summer Camps

 

REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR 2014 SUMMER CAMPS! LEARN MORE ABOUT HOW TO REGISTER.

 

  • St. Peters Rec-Plex Activities & Sports Camps

  • Cultural Arts Centre Art Experience Camps


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Summer Camp Parent Guide 14   Art Camp Parent Guide 14

 

St. Peters Summer CampsKids can be themselves at a St. Peters Summer Camp, because there's a Summer Camp for every kid. Artistic? Athletic? Crafty? Adventurous? St. Peters caters to all kinds of kids with weekly Art Experience Camps, Activities Camps and Sports Camps.

 

The Cultural Arts Centre moved to City Hall in 2011. You can now bring your child to St. Peters City Centre for all of St. Peters’ Summer Camps. Choose ART EXPERIENCE CAMPS, FENCING CAMPS or THEATER CAMPS at the Cultural Arts Centre at City Hall, 1 St. Peters Centre Blvd., and your child can have fun creating art. PLUS, Full-Day Art Campers enjoy a partial day of activities at the St. Peters Rec-Plex and City Centre Park playground as well as Plein Air (outdoor) painting opportunities!

REC-PLEX CAMPS
at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Rd., meanwhile, give your child the choice of Activities Camps or Sports Camps.

  July 21 - July 25 Group List

July 21 - July 25 Activities Schedule

 

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St. Peters Art Camp

 

 

2014 Summer Art Experience Camps

At the St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre (west wing of City Hall)

 

St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre’s weekly art camps will fuel your child’s mind and give them the satisfaction of completing the creative process…coming up with the idea, creating the artwork, displaying the piece and having it seen by the public.

 

ART CAMP FEES:

  • Half Day Camp (ages 6-9) - $65 St. Peters residents / $75 non-residents
  • Full Day Camp (ages 6-9, 10 and up) - $110 St. Peters residents / $120 non-residents

Art Experience Camps will meet at the Cultural Arts Centre located in the west wing of St. Peters City Hall. Pre-registration is required  in-person ONLY at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Road. You must present a current Resident Privilege Card to receive resident rates.

 

For questions about Art Experience Camp curriculum, call 636.397.6903,ext. 1624.

 

ART EXPERIENCE CAMP HOURS:

  • Half Day Camp - 9 a.m.-noon
  • Full Day Camp - 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

 

2014 WEEKLY ART EXPERIENCE CAMPS*:

 

JUNE 9-13
Drawing and Painting – Animals

ages 6-9 &10-13

Campers will use, tempura, color pencils, paint and various other materials to bring their version of animals to artistic life.


JUNE 16-20
Sculpture with Clay

ages 6-9 &10-13
Campers will make a ceramic bowl, and various other sculptures using recycled and other materials.

ATTENTION PARENTS:  This week your child made a clay bowl in Sculpture Camp. We will offer two dates for your child to glaze their bowl. They can come to the Cultural Arts Centre on Thursday, July 10 from 5 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. and on Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. If you do not wish to glaze your child’s bowl or are not able to make the glazing dates, you may pick up the bowl at the St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre from July 14 - Aug. 8, during regular business hours. If you need to make special pickup arrangements, please contact the Cultural Arts Centre at 636-397-6903, ext. 1624. Any bowls not picked up by 5 p.m. on Aug. 8 will be disposed of unless special arrangements have been made.

The bowls are unique and wonderful and reflect the skills your child learned while using the pottery wheel during Sculpture Camp. PLEASE NOTE that the bowls not glazed are NOT meant to be used with food. They can be used for keys, dried flowers, mail or decoration and may be painted using acrylic or watercolor paints.

 

JUNE 23-27

Drawing and Painting – Art 101

ages 6-9 &10-13 

Campers will sharpen drawing techniques, learn to mix colors, and use charcoal, ink, and pen.

 

Intensive Clay
ages 6-9 &10-13

Camper will experience a week building on the basics of clay as a medium and  constructing  two and three dimensional sculptures.  Limited to 12 campers.

ATTENTION PARENTS: This week your child made a variety of clay pieces in Intensive Clay Camp. We will offer two dates for your child to glaze their pieces. They can come to the Cultural Arts Centre on Thursday, July 10 from 5 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. and on Saturday, July 12 from 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. If you do not wish to glaze your child’s pieces or are not able to make the glazing dates, you may pick up the pieces at the St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre from July 21 - Aug. 8, during regular business hours. If you need to make special pickup arrangements, please contact the Cultural Arts Centre at 636-397-6903, ext. 1624. Any bowls not picked up by 5 p.m. on Aug. 8 will be disposed of unless special arrangements have been made.

The pieces are unique and wonderful and reflect the skills your child learned during Intensive Clay Camp. PLEASE NOTE that the pieces not glazed are NOT meant to be used with food. They can be used for keys, dried flowers, mail or decoration and may be painted using acrylic or watercolor paints.


JULY 7-11
Drawing and Painting – Monsters, Mazes, Bugs, Cartoons and More!

ages 6-9 &10-13  

Campers will enhance their drawing skills by designing their own monsters, mazes, and bugs.  They will use a variety of mediums.


JULY 14-18
Sculpture with Clay

ages 6-9 &10-13

Campers will make a ceramic bowl, and various other sculptures using recycled and other materials. The bowl they make in this camp will be different then the bowl they make in the June 16-20 Sculpture with Clay camp.

 

ATTENTION PARENTS: This week your child made a clay bowl in Sculpture Camp. The bowl will be "fired" this week. The bowl may be picked up at the St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre from July 25-Aug. 8, during regular business hours. If you need to make special pickup arrangements, please contact the Cultural Arts Centre at 636-397-6903, ext. 1624. Any bowls not picked up by 5 p.m. on Aug. 8 will be disposed of unless special arrangements have been made.

The bowls are unique and wonderful and reflect the skills your child learned while using the pottery wheel during Sculpture Camp. PLEASE NOTE that the bowls are not glazed and are NOT meant to be used with food. They can be used for keys, dried flowers, mail or decoration and may be painted using acrylic paints.

 

JULY 21-25

Drawing and Painting – Florals, Nature and Landscapes

ages 6-9 &10-13

Campers will use, tempura, color pencils, paint, charcoals, pastels, and various other materials to interpret flowers, landscapes and outdoor nature scenes.


JULY 28-AUG. 1
Drawing and Painting – People and Pets

ages 6-9 &10-13

Campers will use, tempura, color pencils, paint and various other materials to bring their version of people and pets to artistic life. 


AUG. 4-8

Drawing, Painting and Writing: A Medieval Experience

ages 6-9 &10-13

Campers will "go back in time" and document a Medieval character they choose.  They will create a mini-graphic book documenting their life.


*Weekly Art Experience Camp topics are subject to change.

 

For questions about Art Experience Camp curriculum, call 636.397.6903, ext. 1624.


Missouri Arts Council

Missouri Arts Council
Financial assistance for this program has been provided by the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.

 


 

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Fencing Camps

 


Full Day Camps for ages 10-16
$110 St. Peters residents / $120 non-residents

 

JULY14-18
Fencing 101


JULY 21-25
Fencing 102

Campers enrolling in Fencing Camp 102 must first attend Fencing Camp 101.

 

Your child, ages 10-16, will learn this art's basics, including the en garde position, stance, defense, attacks and courtesy. Wear comfortable pants (sweat pants or running pants) to class. All equipment provided by instructor. Fencing Camp 101 is required if you want to take Fencing Camp 102.

 

The class will meet at St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre at City Hall. LEARN HOW TO REGISTER.

 

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Theater Summer Camps

 

Full Day Camps for ages 9-14
$110 St. Peters residents / $120 non-residents

In these camps, students are encouraged to “act out” while they learn basic skills that actors use on stage. Students will learn theatrical terms, how to audition, how to develop characters and perform a scene from a play or musical. 

 

JUNE 9-13
Theatre Camp


JUNE 23-27
Theatre Camp



Campers should bring a lunch and a snack. Camps will meet at St. Peters Cultural Arts Center at City Hall. Please be aware that clothing may become soiled or stained.

 

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2014 Rec-Plex Summer Activities Camp

 

 RP Camp - Waterslide
Summer Activities Camp provides a safe, enjoyable opportunity for kids ages 6-12 to meet new friends, play games, go on field trips, and enjoy plenty of Rec-Plex activities such as swimming, diving, ice skating and more. Campers enjoy both the St. Peters Rec-Plex and beautiful City Centre Park. Camp fees include a T-shirt and weekly field trip. The camp is staffed with qualified personnel who develop and coordinate activities/games and supervise the camps.

 

Camp meets from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and runs in one-week sessions. Rise and Shine and Sunsetters Camps are extended camps that are available before and after our normal camp hours. Registration is available only in person at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Road. LEARN HOW TO REGISTER.

 

For more information, call 636.477.6600, ext 1400, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, or 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Saturday.

 

 RP Camp - Swing

 

 Rates for Rec-Plex Activities, Before & After Camps
 Type of Camp (ages 6-12)

Resident/Passholder

Non-Res/NonPassholder

 Summer Activities Camp

$100/week

$120/week

 Rise & Shine OR Sunsetters  Camp

$31/week

$36/week

 Rise & Shine AND Sunsetters Camp

$43/week

$48/week

 

 Hours for Rec-Plex Activities, Before & After Camps

 Summer Activities Camp

Mon - Fri

9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

 Rise & Shine Camp

Mon - Fri

7 a.m. - 9 a.m.

 Sunsetters Camp

Mon - Fri

3:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.

 

LEARN HOW TO REGISTER

 

Rec-Plex Summer Camp Counselor with a camper

 

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2014 Rec-Plex Summer Sports Camps

 

Rec-Plex Baseball CampSt. Peters Rec-Plex Sports Camps offer kids a chance to play their favorite sport and also enjoy other Rec-Plex activities, such as swimming and ice skating, and fun outdoors in City Centre Park. Camp fees include a T-Shirt and weekly field trip. Campers play in their own age group, for a chance to meet new friends. Rise and Shine and Sunsetters before and after camps are available. Limited openings are available so sign up early! Registration is available only in person at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Road.

 

Baseball Camp, Ages 7-12, $132/week

Oil your gloves and join us for fun on the diamond. Campers will enjoy America's pastime as they hit, field, throw and scrimmage against each other.

 

Basketball Camp, Ages 7-12, $132/week
Here’s a slam dunk for summer fun: If your child loves basketball, this camp will build up skills such as dribbling, passing, shooting, and defensive/offensive positioning.

 

Flag Football Camp, Ages 7-12, $132/week
Campers are you ready for some football? Your child will work on passing, receiving, defensive/offensive plays, and get an overall understanding of flag football.

 

Rec-Plex Soccer CampSoccer Camp, Ages 7-12, $132/week
Campers will sharpen their soccer skills while playing the game they love. Your child will work on dribbling, passing, shooting, defensive posturing and attacking skills.

 

Volleyball Camp, Ages 7-12, $132/week

Bump, set, spike, have fun! Your child will learn the fundamentals of volleyball on our indoor courts.


Rink Rats Summer Hockey Camp, Ages 7-12, $180/week
Rink Rats will get up to four hours of ice time per day. We’ll develop agility, balance, speed and teamwork, plus have fun playing different mini-games and drills. Campers also receive a FREE CAMP HOCKEY JERSEY.

 

Summer Figure Skating Camp, Ages 6-12, $180/week
Skaters will develop skating skills, plus get an introduction to ice dancing, synchronized skating and choreography while building up cardio fitness. Camp is for Beta through Freestyle 5 skaters. Campers will enjoy up to three hours of ice time per day.

 

RP Camp - Flag FootballLEARN HOW TO REGISTER

 

Rec-Plex Figure Skating Camp 

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2014 Rec-Plex Weekly Camp Schedules

 

 2014 REC-PLEX SUMMER ACTIVITIES CAMPS

Weeks

Dates

Field Trips

 Session 1

 May 27-30*

 Luau at Rec-Plex

 Session 2

 June 2-6

 Bowling - Cave Springs Lanes

 Session 3

 June 9-13

 Kokomo Joe's

 Session 4

 June 16-20

 Great Skate

 Session 5

 June 23-27

 Movie - Mid Rivers Mall

 Session 6

 June 30-July 3*

 Bowling - Cave Springs Lanes

 Session 7

 July 7-11

 Kokomo Joe's

 Session 8

 July 14-18

 Great Skate

 Session 9

 July 21-25

 Movie - Mid Rivers Mall

 Session 10

 July 28-Aug. 1

 Bowling - Cave Springs Lanes

 Session 11

 Aug. 4-8

 Luau at Rec-Plex

*Camp will not meet on Memorial Day or Independence Day

PLEASE NOTE: All field trip dates and locations are subject to change.

 

The Rec-Plex offers many types of camps, something for everyone! What camp is offered when? Just check below!

 

Weeks

Dates

Types of Camps, including Sports

 Session 1

 May 27-30*

 Activities

 Session 2

 June 2-6

 Activities, Soccer

 Session 3

 June 9-13

 Activities, Basketball, Rink Rats Hockey

 Session 4

 June 16-20

 Activities, Baseball, Figure Skating

 Session 5

 June 23-27

 Activities, Volleyball, Flag Football, Hockey

 Session 6

 June 30-July 3*

 Activities, Soccer

 Session 7

 July 7-11

 Activities, Basketball, Figure Skating

 Session 8

 July 14-18

 Activities, Baseball, Rink Rats Hockey

 Session 9

 July 21-25

 Activities, Flag Football, Volleyball, Figure Skating

 Session 10

 July 28-Aug. 1

 Activities, Basketball, Rink Rats Hockey

 Session 11

 Aug. 4-8

 Activities, Figure Skating

*Camp will not meet on Memorial Day or Independence Day

All field trip dates and locations are subject to change.

Rec-Plex Camp - Girls on Playground

  

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Rec-Plex Before and After Camps

 

Rise & Shine (7-9 a.m.) and Sunsetters (3:30-6 p.m.) Camps are available for care before and/or after St. Peters Summer Camps (both for Rec-Plex and Art Experience campers).

 

Fees for Rise & Shine or Sunsetters Camp

$31 Rec-Plex Passholder/St. Peters Resident

$36 General Public

 

Fees for Rise & Shine AND Sunsetters Camp

$43 Rec-Plex Passholder/St. Peters Resident

$48 General Public

 

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Summer Camp Registration

 

  • ART EXPERIENCE CAMP REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE IN-PERSON ONLY AT THE REC-PLEX, 5200 Mexico Road.  Register for your camp in advance. Payment is expected at the time of registration, and camp registration and authorization forms also must be completed at the time of registration. Call 636.397.6903, ext. 1624, for more information about St. Peters Art Experience Camps.

  • St. Peters Rec-Plex registration is available in-person only at the St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Rd. Pre-registration is required for all St. Peters Summer Camps. See some quick rules below:
    • Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. We have a limited number of spaces for each session.
    • All camp sessions must be paid in full at the time of registration.
    • Registration must be completed by 5 p.m. on the Tuesday prior to camp.
    • All registrations must be made in person at the Rec-Plex. Online registration is not available.
    • Camp registration and authorization forms must be completed at time of registration.
    • If special arrangements need to be made for your child, it must be done in writing at the time of registration. 
    • Programming sheets will be posted online showing more specific activities for your children in the week prior to attending camp.
    • Call 636.939.2FUN, ext. 1400, for more information

 

LUNCH POLICY: For lunchtime, there are two options for Rec-Plex campers. You can purchase a meal at the Rec-Plex or send lunch with your child. Either way, please send two snacks with your child. Art Experience Campers should bring their lunch every day. Full-day campers should come with a snack each day. Please use a small lunch bag, because space is limited. Keep in mind that we do not refrigerate food, but we will keep the food indoors out of the heat.

 

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Hockey Camps

 

Rink Rats Hockey Camp

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