THE ADVENTURE CLUB’S
Hello 2017 Summer Campers:
We’re very excited to announce our NEW Adventure Club location for summer camp and future activities & events to come! Renovations are taking place at 77 Scattergood Drive NW in Christiansburg, and it’s going to be great!
Also new for families this year, is our 2 options for summer camp fun. Our “Camp Craze” is a cost-effective all day camp full of fun for your kiddo. Our “Field Trip Frenzy” is packed full of amazing destinations and activities.
Lastly, before clicking enroll at the bottom of this page, please take a few moments to review some important things that every parent should know to help make their child’s summer camp experience successful.
FIELD TRIP FRENZY: $140 a week per child
∗ Spots limited to 39 kids each week!
∗ A breakfast snack is provided at 8:15 before the van leaves.
∗ Departure Times: Mon, Wed & Fri we leave at 8:30 sharp!
∗ Return Times: Mon & Wed return by 12 noon, and Fri by 1:30.
∗ Please leave your child’s booster seat on field trip days.
∗ Closed toed shoes are required for field trip days.
♦ Field Trip Destinations include, but not limited to:
∗ Dixie Caverns
∗ Frog Pond
∗ Roanoke Science Museum
∗ 5J Farm
∗ Fort Chiswell Animal Park, and many more to be announced!
♦ Themed Activity Days: Tue & Thu (8-12)
∗ Hokie Nation
∗ Experimentation Station
∗ Culinary Creations, and more!
CAMP CRAZE: $100* a week per child.
∗ $100 per wk when purchasing a 2 wk camp, or $125 for a single wk
∗ This camp provides all day childcare Mon-Fri from 6:30-6:00.
∗ Breakfast & evening snacks & drinks are provided.
∗ Parents, please pack a lunch daily. “We are a peanut free zone”!
∗ Wed is water day, so kids wear your suits & bring change of clothes.
♦ 10 Weeks of Summer to Include 5 Different Themes:
∗ Voyage through Foreign Lands (wks 1&2)
∗ Captivating Creatures (wks 3&4)
∗ Happy Holidays (wks 5&6)
∗ Travelling through Medieval Times (wks 7&8)
∗ Destination Disney (wks 9&10)
♦ Fun Rotating Stations:
∗ Arts & crafts, food, building, and science themed stations
∗ Plenty of outside time and free play
∗ Water Day Wednesday’s
PLEASE REVIEW THE INFORMATION BELOW PRIOR TO ENROLLMENT ~ Thanks!
♦ Behavior Guidelines: Please take some time to speak with your child about wrong and right behaviors that will help them understand that summer camp is a privilege to attend.
♦ No Tolerance Rule for Field Trip Frenzy Camp: For the safety of everyone in this camp, “Best Behaviors” are required to ensure a fun and memorable time for all involved. Therefore, children who can not maintain “manageable” behavior will not be allowed on the field trips. Due to the nature of this camp NO Refunds or Credits will be given. No Exceptions!
♦ Picking Up and Dropping Off Your Child: All children must be dropped off and picked up in our reception area ONLY and will NOT BE ALLOWED to depart from the deck or the playground! When picking up, give the person at the front desk your child’s name and they will be called to the front. Parent’s will need to clock their child in/out daily. Please remember to drive slowly through our parking lot as other families and their children enter and leave their vehicles.
♦ Sunscreen Application: Please apply sunscreen to your child before camp each day. Our mentors will re-apply as necessary. Please provide a min SPF 30, in it’s original box, labeled with your child’s name and date on it.
♦ Change of Clothes: Children sometimes have accidents. If you feel your child might need a change of clothes, please provide them with their name on each article of clothing and placed in a plastic bag.
♦ Head Lice Exposure: Should a breakout occur, The Adventure Club cannot be held responsible as our program is publicly accessible. When a child is found to have lice, they will be segregated to an area away from other children to prevent further exposure. The parent will then be contacted to have the child picked up asap. There will be NO Refunds if you decide to withdrawal your child after exposure. Upon returning, children will be re-checked to ensure they are free of lice.
♦ Rate & Payment Schedule for “Camp Craze”: Parents paying 2 weeks at a time pay a rate of $100 a wk per child. You may also pay weekly at a rate of $125 per child. Sibling or vendor discounts do not apply. Payments will be due on the following dates if paying 2 weeks at a time for the discounted rate: 5/26 for wks 1&2. 6/9 for wks 3&4. 6/23 for wks 5&6. 7/7 for wks 7&8. 7/21 for wks 9&10. Otherwise, payments are due each Friday by 12 noon for the following week of camp.
♦ Rates & Payments for “Field Trip Frenzy”: This camp is $140 a week per child. Payment must be received 2 weeks in advance to secure a spot. All fees are non-refundable! This rate includes all entrance fees, supply fees, and 1 camp T-shirt. If you pre-pay all 9 weeks up front, you’ll receive 5% off. (Applies to field trip camp only. No other discounts apply). Also, for just an additional $20 a wk your child can stay at our “Camp Craze” for the remainder of the day on the weeks they attend “Field Trip Frenzy” ($160 a wk per child). PLEASE NOTE: There will be NO “Field Trip Frenzy” camp the week of 7/3 to 7/7! You may enroll your child for our “Camp Craze” this week only for $100 per child.
♦ Registration and Supply Fees: Registration is Free for children actively enrolled in our before & after program at the end of this school year. Otherwise; Registration Fees: $25 per child. Supply Fees for Camp Craze Only: $5 per child for each reserved week. Early Registration Discount for Camp Craze Only: If you register and pay by May 1st, supply fees are pay the 1st week, get the 2nd week free. (If your child only attends 1 week, no discount applies)
♦ MCPS Employees: The Adventure Club’s school year program ends on the scheduled last day of school. Teachers needing care on 5/30 or 5/31 only will be charged a flat daily rate of $30 for 1 child, $45 for 2, and $70 for 3. No other fees or discounts will apply. If you need care on the teacher work days during the week “prior” to school beginning in Fall, the same fees apply. Teacher work day on the eve of school beginning, is free for the teachers 1st child only.
Choices for camp weeks are on the enrollment forms
Thank You! We have received your Summer Enrollment for The Adventure Club!
During this time of year, we receive vast amounts of summer camp and school year enrollments. We appreciate your patience as we process summer enrollments first, followed by fall enrollments. Further email confirmations will be sent to you ON or BEFORE MAY 19th!!! To speed up the enrollment process please provide our office with your child’s Proof of Birth, School Physical, and Immunizations if you have not already done so. For questions, please call us at (540) 382-3783.