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Day Camps

Full Day Camp

Locations:

  1. Camp Clarkstown at George Miller Elementary School
    Nurse Available at this location only

  2. Camp Clarkstown at Link Elementary School

  3. Camp Clarkstown at Rockland Country Day School
    Full Day Kindergarten at Camp Clarkstown at Rockland Country Day School

Activities include: Arts & crafts, athletics, games plus special events.
Eligibility: Youths entering K-5th grade.
Full Day Day/Time: M-F 8:30am - 5:30pm Swimming Included
Dates, Times and Fees: Please download our Recreation Guide.

No transportation to and from camp.
Children placed in groups by grade.
An additional fee may be required for special activities.

We are looking forward to working with your children and providing them with an enjoyable and memorable summer. Your cooperation concerning the following will be appreciated:

LUNCHTIME:
We request that paper bags be used in lieu of lunch boxes. Your child's name should be placed on the bag. You may provide a snack to be eaten during the allotted snack time.

MISCELLANEOUS:
1. The morning will consist of sports related and new games activities and arts & crafts, with special events, tournaments, etc. The afternoon will be spent at the swimming facility. 

2. Please have the campers wear sneakers and label any belongings that they bring to camp.

3. If your child chooses not to go swimming on a given day, they can participate in quiet games, and arts & crafts activities at the pool facility.

4. Every effort will be made to maintain a ratio of at least 1 staff member for every 12 children.

5. Staff will be ready to accept your child at 8:30 AM. Please be prompt and pick up your child at 5:30 PM. If you are more than 15 minutes late, you must pay the camp $10.00 cash before entering the program the next day. Otherwise, your child will not be eligible to enter camp.

6. Special events will be held. Parents/Guardians will be notified as to the details by the Program Director. An additional fee will be collected for those special events involving food and/or drink. 

SPECIAL NOTE:
All camp programs operated by the Clarkstown Parks Board and Recreation Commission are required to be licensed by the New York State Department of Health. These programs are inspected twice each year and the inspection reports are kept on file at the Administration Office - Zukor Park, 31 Zukor Road, New City, NY.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Elaine Apfelbaum, Supt. of Recreation & Parks, at 639-6200 or Jack Walsh, Sr. Recreation Leader, at 639-5727.

Full Day Camp Extended Hours

Early Drop-Off:           8:00am - 8:30am $180.00
Late Pick-Up:              5:30pm-6:00pm $180.00
Both Early & Late:       $310.00

Middle School Camp

Activities include athletics, arts & crafts, game room, recreational swimming four days a week at Germonds Pool (weather permitting), four major trips.

Day/Time: Monday Friday, 8:30am 5:30pm
Eligibility: Youth entering grades 6-10
Dates, Times and Fees: Please download our Recreation Guide. 

Includes admission and transportation to town swimming facilities, T-Shirt and camp bag. 

Camp trips are included in the fee. 

No transportation is provided to and from camp. 

Children placed in groups by grade.

There will be no camp for campers that do not go on trips. 

Must register for trips separately. 

*Limited enrollment.

CIT Program

Counselor-in-Training program is available for students that are ages 15 or will not be 16 before July 1, 2019. They will go through a well - rounded program with a director working on problem solving, games, activities and assisting counselors. 

Limited Space - only 14 students will be admitted. After you register an
interview will be held to insure you are appropriate for this position.

Location: Various locations
Eligibility: Ages 15 and anyone who will not be 16 by July 1, 2019
Dates, Times and Fees: Please download our Recreation Guide.

Further information is available at the recreation office.

Important Information

IMMUNIZATIONS NEEDED FOR FULL DAY CAMPS: (Strictly Enforced)

  • Haemophilus- influenza Type B Shot
  • Hepatitis B Shot
  • Varicella (Chicken Pox) Shot

Sneakers MUST be worn in ALL camp and playground programs.