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Spring Camp – Leeway Sailing Center

Online Registration (24 hours a day, 7 days a week)
Aquatics Camps Office: 4320 Olympic Plaza
Recreation Administration Office: 2760 N. Studebaker Road.

For children ages 5-12. Activities include sailing, canoeing, kayaking, arts and crafts, games and an excursion to the Aquarium of the Pacific! Camp will be held April 17-April 21 at Leeway Sailing Center from 9am-4pm. Cost is $155. Extended Day Care rate is $25 per week for morning care (7am-9am) and $25 per week for afternoon care (4pm-6pm). Staff to camper ratio is 1:8. All staff are trained lifeguards certified in First Aid and CPR. Registration for Spring Camp will be conducted online beginning Monday, March 6 or in person at the Aquatics Camps Office by appointment only. For questions, call the Aquatics Camps Office at (562) 570-1888.

Recreation Leaders certified in First Aid and CPR will be on site to assist participants with the construction of model sailboats at the Model Boat Shop for seven weeks this summer. Races are held each Friday afternoon at the Colorado Lagoon. This is a drop-in program for children ages 7 years and up. The summer ends with the International Sea Festival Clyde W. Ellerman Memorial Model Boat Regatta on Friday, August 11.
1 seven-week session, June 26 – August 11, 10am-3pm. Register online at www.lbparks.org starting Monday, May 1, 2017.


Online Registration (24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Aquatics Camps Office: 4320 Olympic Plaza
Recreation Administration Office: 2760 N. Studebaker Road

Registration for the summer program will be accepted ONLINE & IN PERSON on a first come, first served basis beginning April 8, 2017. Program fees are due at the time of registration. Families wishing to register for multiple weeks are required to pay for the first week in full plus a $20 non-refundable deposit for each additional week reserved. 

Online Registration will be accepted 24 hours a day/7 days a week! Walkin registration will be accepted at the Recreation Administration Office, Monday-Friday from 8am-5PM and the Aquatics Camps Office by appointment only. Beginning June 1, Aquatics Camps Office hours will be 9AM-3PM. 

Program Information:

• All Aquatics Camps staff are trained lifeguards certified in First Aid, CPR and Water Safety instruction by the American Red Cross. Staff to camper ratio at Belmont Junior Beach Camp is 1:8. Staff to camper ratio at Bayshore Beach Camp and Bay Club Teen Camp is 1:10. 

• Swim lessons are taught at both Belmont Junior Beach Camp and Bayshore Beach Camp. Swim lessons are not conducted on excursion days. There is no additional charge for swim lessons. 

• Excursion fees vary and are not included in the registration fee. Excursion fees are paid on a weekly basis at camp. Each participant will receive a camp T-shirt that is to be worn on excursion days.

Belmont Junior Beach Camp

Ages 5-7, must have full day preschool or kindergarten experience. Join us outside the Belmont Outdoor Pool for summer fun. Campers enjoy games, crafts, beach play, songs, American Red Cross swimming lessons and excursions. Canoeing and sailing is conducted once each week at Leeway Sailing Center. 

Bayshore Beach Camp

Ages 8-12. The camp includes sailing, canoeing, kayaking, swimming, crafts, excursions and features environmental activities. A 45-minute Marine Biology lesson is conducted twice each week. 10-one week sessions, June 19  -August 25, $155 per week, 9AM-4PM. Extended day care, 7-9AM and 4-6PM at additional cost of $25-$50 per week. 

Bay Club Teen Camp

Ages 13-15, must have completed 7th grade. Participants will learn the basics of sailing, canoeing and kayaking in addition to beach activities and field trips. 9 one-week sessions, June 19 -Aug 18, $120 per week, noon-5PM. 

Counselor-In-Training Program 

Ages 13 – 17, must have completed 8th grade. Participants learn team building activities, camper supervision and boating skills in addition to obtaining valuable Red Cross CPR certification. Participants must be able to attend the entire three-week program. 1 three-week session, June 26 - July 21, $310, 9AM-4PM