Summer Day Camp
June 10 - August 14, 2019
Monday - Friday, 7 am – 6 pm
Grades K - 8
Counselor-in-Training: Grades 9 - 11
Jim Porter Recreation Center in Brengle Terrace Park
Get ready for the best summer ever! The City’s Summer Day Camp program comes with plenty of adventure and fun times in a friendly and supervised environment. Spend the day with old friends, or make new ones as campers participate in fun games, learn new sports skills, and travel to exciting local destinations.
Our weekly rates are affordable and offer a great value with these extras at no additional cost:
- Extended Care from 7 am to 9 am, and 3 pm – 6 pm
- One Camp t-shirt
- At least one field trip each week
- Lunch and snacks mornings and afternoons
- Guest Speakers & Fun Friday Activities
$168 Vista resident
Explorers II is important because it offers a structured opportunity for children to grow. The camp is a unique venue for growth allowing kids to become independent and self-confident. 92% of our campers said camp made them feel good about themselves.
$86 Vista resident
This camp offers the opportunity to gain valuable career skills and experience in working with youth. You will be an integral part of the Day Camp Team by providing program support, partnering with staff on various projects, creating and implementing activities, and assisting with the supervision of campers. CITs will report to a Lead Counselor. After two years of successful completion of the CIT program (participating a minimum of four weeks each year) and provided the applicant is 16 years old, they can be considered for regular employment.
Registration opens on Monday, April 15, 2019, at 8:30 a.m.Reserve the camps you want now to guarantee a spot for your camper starting April 15 at 8:30 a.m. Pay in full for the first camp and a $10 deposit per week for remaining camps to reserve your fun. Weekly camps must be paid in full by Thursday the week prior to the start of camp or reservation is cancelled. Single day rates are available, check with the office for details.
HOW TO REGISTER
• In person: Jim Porter Recreation Center, 1200 Vale Terrace Drive
• By phone: 760.643.5272 or 760.643.5275
If registration is completed by phone or online, a registration form must be completed prior to the first day of camp.
CAMP LOCATION, HOURS & CONTACT US
Camp Office Location
Jim Porter Recreation Center
Brengle Terrace Park
1200 Vale Terrace Drive, Vista
Summer Camp Hours
Regular: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Extended Camp: 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Contact Us by Phone
Recreation Specialist: 760.643.5272
Recreation Center Main Line: 760.643.5271
Contact Us by Mail
City of Vista Day Camp Program
200 Civic Center Drive
Vista, CA 92084
Contact Us by Email
Summer Day Camp Email