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REGISTRATION IS OPEN NOW FOR 2017 ST. PETERS SUMMER CAMPS! REGISTER IN PERSON AT THE REC-PLEX.

 

 


 

PARENT GUIDE & REGISTRATION FORM DOWNLOADS:

 

REC-PLEX SUMMER CAMP PARENT GUIDE AND REGISTRATION FORMS (PDF download)

 

ART EXPERINCE CAMP PARENT GUIDE AND REGISTRATION FORMS  (PDF download)

 



REC-PLEX SUMMER CAMP LUNCH MENU (PDF download)

 


For REC-PLEX WEEKLY CAMP UPDATES with Group List and Activities Schedule Downloads: CLICK HERE


St. Peters Summer Camps

 

Kids 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 is located at St. Peters City Hall. You can 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 Experience 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.

 

 

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St. Peters Art Camp

 

 

2017 Summer Art Experience Camps

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

 

Each day we will emphasize various elements of art. We will work with a wide range of mediums including acrylics, watercolor, oil pastels, and more. Children of all experience levels are welcome at our camps.

Each Thursday afternoon, children enrolled in our Art camps have the opportunity to go to the Rec-Plex as a group and swim. (Exception: The week of June 19-23, campers will swim on Wednesday afternoon.)

 

 

ART EXPERIENCE CAMP FEES: 

    • Art, Fencing and Theatre Camps: $115 St. Peters residents & Rec-Plex members / $125 general public
    • It's All About Clay Camp: $140 St. Peters residents & Rec-Plex members / $150 general public


Art Experience Camps will meet at the Cultural Arts Centre located in the west wing of St. Peters City Hall. Pre-registration for Art Experience Camps is required in person 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 Camp curriculum, call 636-397-6903, ext. 1624.

 

ART EXPERIENCE CAMP HOURS:

FULL-DAY CAMPS ONLY.  (We no longer offer half-day camps.)

9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (Before and After Camps are available! LEARN MORE)

 

2017 WEEKLY ART EXPERIENCE CAMPS (Ages 6-12):

*Weekly Art Experience Camp topics are subject to change.


In our themed camps your child will be exposed to a variety of media that includes: paint, pencil, fabric, charcoal, paper mache, etc. There are fun projects and activities planned for each week of camp sure to intrigue your child’s creative mind.

June 5-9 - People & Pets I 
June 12 - 16 - Famous Landmarks
June 19 - 23 - Nature
June 26-30 – Paper Mache & Recycled I
NO CAMP THE WEEK OF JULY 4TH 
July 10-14 – International
July 17-21 – Textiles & Weaving
July 24-28 – People & Pets II
July 31-Aug. 4 – Paper Mache & Recycled II 

 

 

2017 THEATRE CAMP(Ages 9-12) 

June 19-23 or June 26-30

 

In this camp your child will explore a range of performance skills that include the techniques that actors use on stage, theatrical terms, and how to audition. Students will work together to create a unique performance the last day of camp that parents and family members will be invited to attend.

 

 

 

2017 IT’S ALL ABOUT CLAY CAMPS (Ages 8-12)

June 12-16, June 19-23, June 26-30, or July 10-14 (limited to 15 campers per session)

 

If your camper loves working with clay and loves the pottery wheel, this is the camp for them. Campers will each have their own brick of clay (12.5 lbs.) to use throughout the week working on clay projects. 


NOTE: Please be aware that clay has a process. It has to be scraped and dried before being fired. This is not possible during the week your child is here. After it is fired, we will have dates available for your child to come back to the Centre to paint their pieces. The projects will not be glazed. A schedule with dates and times for painting will be sent home with your child and posted on the City’s web site.

 

 


  

2017 FENCING CAMPS (Ages 10-16) 

July 17-21 or July 24-28 (limited to 15 campers per session)

Campers will learn this art’s basics, including the en garde position, stance, defense, attacks, and courtesy. This class is perfect for the beginner or for those who have experienced fencing before (this is a combined class). Wear comfortable pants (sweat pants or running pants) to class. The instructor will provide all equipment.

 


 

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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2017 Rec-Plex Summer Activities Camp 

 

 
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.

 

 

 

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

Resident/Passholder

Non-Res/NonPassholder

 Summer Activities Camp

$113/week

$135/week

 Rise & Shine OR Sunsetters  Camp

$35/week

$41/week

 Rise & Shine AND Sunsetters Camp

$49/week

$54/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.

 

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Rec-Plex Summer Camp Counselor with a camper

 

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2017 Rec-Plex Summer Sports Camps

 

 

St. 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, $148/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, $148/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.

 

NEW! Cheer Camp, Ages 7-12, $148/week
Let’s hear you cheer! Campers will learn the fundamentals of cheering, short spirit routines, and basic cheerleading moves. (No tumbling or stunting.)

 

Dance Camp, Ages 7-12, $148/week

Try Dance--learn some fun moves and feel the music!

 

Flag Football Camp, Ages 7-12, $148/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.

 

NEW! Futsal-Soccer Camp, Ages 7-12, $148/week
Futsal is a lot like soccer, with a fun indoor twist. You play Futsal indoors on a hard wood surface, with a smaller ball that has less bounce than a regular soccer ball. The surface, ball and rules create an emphasis on improvisation, creativity, and technique as well as ball control and passing in small spaces. Campers will be sure to sharpen their soccer skills during this camp.

 

Pickleball Camp, Ages 7-12, $148/week

This new indoor paddle sport offers a mix of tennis, badminton and ping pong—fun for all abilities! Learn more about Pickleball.

 

Volleyball Camp, Ages 7-12, $148/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, $203/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 must have basic hockey experience and full equipment is required to participate.

 

Summer Figure Skating Camp, Ages 7-12, $203/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 Alpha through Freestyle 5 skaters. Campers will enjoy up to three hours of ice time per day.

 

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2017 Rec-Plex Weekly Camp Schedules

 

 2017 REC-PLEX SUMMER ACTIVITIES CAMPS & FIELD TRIPS

 Weeks

 Dates

 Field Trip / Theme

 Session 1

 May 22-26

 BBQ at the Rec-Plex / Summer Kickoff!

 Session 2

 May 30-June 2*

 Great Skate/Decades Week

 Session 3

 June 5-9

 Bowling-Cave Springs / Sports Week

 Session 4

 June 12-16

 Movie-Mid Rivers Mall: Cars 3 / Disney Week

 Session 5

 June 19-23

 Kokomo Joe's / Circus Week

 Session 6

 June 26-30

 Great Skate / Patriotic Week

 Session 7

 July 3-7*

 Bowling-Cave Springs / Wacky Week

 Session 8

 July 10-14

 Movie-Mid Rivers Mall: Despicable Me 3/Super Hero Week

 Session 9

 July 17-21

 Kokomo Joe's / Amazon Adventure Week

 Session 10

 July 24-28

 Bowling-Cave Springs / Christmas in July

 Session 11

 July 31-Aug. 4

 Great Skate / Pirates Week

 Session 12

 Aug. 7-11
 Luau at Rec-Plex / School Spirit Week

*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 22-26

 Activities

 Session 2

 May 30-June 2*

 Activities, Futsal-Soccer, Pickleball, Figure Skating

 Session 3

 June 5-9

 Activities, Basketball, Dance, Rink Rats

 Session 4

 June 12-16

 Activities, Baseball, Volleyball, Figure Skating

 Session 5

 June 19-23

 Activities, Flag Football, Cheer, Rink Rats, Edge

 Session 6

 June 26-30

 Activities, Futsal-Soccer, Pickleball, Figure Skating

 Session 7

 July 3-7*

 Activities, Basketball, Dance, Rink Rats

 Session 8

 July 10-14

 Activities, Baseball, Volleyball, Figure Skating

 Session 9

 July 17-21

 Activities, Flag Football, Cheer, Rink Rats

 Session 10

 July 24-28

 Activities, Futsal-Soccer, Pickleball, Figure Skating

 Session 11

 July 31-Aug. 4

 Activities, Basketball, Dance, Rink Rats

 Session 12 Aug. 7-11 Activities, Baseball, Volleyball

*Camp will not meet on Memorial Day or Independence Day

**See field trips and themes in table above. All field trip dates and field trip locations are subject to change.

 

 

 

 

  

 

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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

$35 Rec-Plex Passholder/St. Peters Resident

$41 General Public

 

Fees for Rise & Shine AND Sunsetters Camp

$49 Rec-Plex Passholder/St. Peters Resident

$54 General Public

 

 

 

 

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Summer Camp Registration

 

  • REGISTRATION FOR ART EXPERIENCE CAMP, IT'S ALL ABOUT CLAY CAMP, FENCING CAMP AND THEATRE CAMP IS AVAILABLE IN-PERSON ONLY AT THE REC-PLEX, 5200 Mexico Road. 
    • Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. There are a limited number of openings for each session.
    • All camp registration packet and authorization sheets must be filled out and all sessions must be paid in full at the time of registration.
    • Registration must be completed NO LATER than 7 p.m. on the Tuesday the week before camp.
    • Call 636-397-6903, ext. 1624, for more information about these camps.

  • ST. PETERS REC-PLEX REGISTRATION IS AVAILABLE IN-PERSON ONLY AT THE ST. PETERS REC-PLEX, 5200 Mexico Rd. Preregistration 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 is required by 7 p.m. on the Wednesday prior to camp. Pending availability, late registrations may be accepted Thursday through Saturday prior to camp for an additional $15 late fee or during the week of camp for a $25 late fee. Registration is not available on Sunday.
    • 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 636-939-2386, 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 two snacks 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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