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Junior Govs Summer Camps

General Information

Foy Fitness and Recreation Center offers two summer camps for children ages 5-15.  Our flagship camp, Jr. Govs provides weeks filled with sports, games, and arts and crafts for children 5-12.  Our Govs Outdoors (GO) Teen Camp provides weeks filled with outdoor adventure around the Clarksville area.  Each recreation based summer camp provides programming to promote healthy lifestyles among children. 

For more information, on our camps call 931-221-7564!

Registration Information

Registration packets and/or payment must be submitted by the Friday prior to the start of each camp week.

Registration & payment must be completed at the Foy Center service desk or online. Accepted forms of payment include cash, check, credit/debit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).

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 2018 Summer Camps

Jr. Govs Summer Camp 2018

This recreational based day camp is a comprehensive program which promotes healthy lifestyles among children, ages 5 to 12, so they will continue to stay active. The children spend 8 action-packed weeks filled with sports activities, games, arts and crafts, and swimming. The camp is hosted at the Foy Fitness and Recreation Center located on the corner of Marion and Drane Streets. Camp programming runs from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. with early drop off starting at 7 a.m. and late pick up running through 5:30 p.m.

Prices are weekly, per child, and include an afternoon snack Monday through Friday, a camper t-shirt and any field trip(s). Camp capacity is set at 74 campers per week.

WHEN: Camp begins June 4 and ends August 3. Camp will be closed the week of 4th of July.

NEW THIS TO ALL CAMPS SUMMER

  • Ages will be limited from 5 to 12 year olds. Be sure to register early and secure your spot!
  • Spaces per age group are limited:
    • 5 year olds - 12 max.
    • 6-8 year olds - 32 max.
    • 9-12 year olds - 30 max
  • Lunch will not be provided for campers; Campers are asked to bring their own lunch. An afternoon snack will be provided. 
  • Field trips will not be offered as often this summer as in past years. 

This summer will be different than previous summers but it’s our intention to make our camps as well as our programs enjoyable, educational and memorable for all involved.

Camp Fees

Weekly Fees *Member Rate Non-Member Rate
Weekly Fee $100 $115
Swim Lesson (2-week sessions)** $65 $75
 Early Drop Off/Late Pick Up $15 $15

$5 off each additional child (Discounts can only be applied to in person registrations).

 * A 4-month membership may be purchased to obtain member rate.

**Swim Lessons must be signed up for separately.

NEW!!! Govs Outdoors Teen Camp

New this summer, we will be offering an outdoor adventure camp for teens, ages 12-15, through Govs Outdoors (formerly Adventure Recreation). Prices are weekly, per child, and include an afternoon snack Monday through Friday, a camper t-shirt and all field trips. Camp capacity is set at 12 campers per week. Contact Clayton Sheehan, sheehanc@apsu.edu, with any questions.

WHEN: Camp begins June 4 and ends June 29

NEW THIS TO ALL CAMPS SUMMER

  • Lunch will not be provided for campers; Campers are asked to bring their own lunch. An afternoon snack will be provided.  

Sample of weekly activities include Hiking at Land Between the Lakes, Canoeing the Red River, Caving at Dunbar Cave & Indian Gravepoint Cave, Climbing at King/Queen's Bluff, Kayak Rolling Clinics in the Foy Pool, Environmental Education, Educational and much, much more!

Camp Fees

Weekly Fees *Member Rate Non-Member Rate
Full Weeks $215 $230

$5 off each additional child (Discounts can only be applied to in person registrations).

 * A 4-month membership may be purchased to obtain member rate.