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Last Updated: July 30, 2015

Recreation Programs

Above and Beyond Adventure Programs Ropes Courses/Climbing Wall:
A youth & adult program designed for group development in trust building, teamwork, & cooperation. A great opportunity & experience for management & staff development. Summer day camps held in June-August for children ages 7-15; INFO: ABOVE & BEYOND INFORMATION, 410.836.0558, 443.752.9951, or hcaboveandbeyond@gmail.com
Camp I Can:
A 6-week summer day camp for children and young adults with disabilities (ages 3 - 21) held at John Archer School. Program meets 9:30am-3:30pm, Mon-Thur. Transportation is provided & registration is limited. Info: 410-638-4899.
Outdoor Adventure Camp:
Ages 11-14; Summer; Edgeley Grove; Harford Glen; Anita C. Leight Estuary Center; Eden Mill Nature Center; Bus transportation provided from Kelly Fields; Info: 410- 6612-1688
ABERDEEN Phone 410-939-6724
Aberdeen Basketball Academy - Boys & Girls:
Ages 9-18 (NO high school graduates).  Registration fee is $40.  Registration begins in April/May (stay tuned for more specific 2014 dates!) and practices run June-November. Most practices will be held at Aberdeen Middle School.  For more information, please contact Floyd Crockson 443-794-5974 fcrockson@gmail.com or Stephen Davis 410-652-8010 kshjuan22@verizon.net.  Coaching and Volunteer Opportunites avaialable!
BEL AIR Phone 410-638-3528
Camp ID:
Ages K-8; Summer; Bel Air Middle School; Camp is designed to help your child "think outside the box," become a team player, have fun, make new friends, & perform a creative theatrical solution to a problem in the style of Destination Imagination. for more info: eileenshoresister@gmail.com
Registration Information: Creative Theater in the style of Destination Imagination, for children K  8. Cost $175 per week, Sessions are: July 6-9, July 20-23, and August 3-6. For more info contact Eileen Gunther at eileenshoresister@gmail.com
UK Elite Soccer Camp:
Ages 5-14; Summer; Southampton Middle School
CHURCHVILLE Phone 410-638-3853
Hoppin Hawks Jump Rope Club:
Jump Rope Camp for boys and girls, ages 5 and up; running Monday through Friday, July 13th through 17th at the Churchville Recreation Center.  Morning or afternoon camp OR all day camp; Bring a water bottle, jumping clothes, a jump rope (if you ahve one), tennis shoes, snack and lunch if attending all day.  We will be selling high quality performance bead ropes for $7.50.  We will provide a snack the first day for each jumper.  
Info: Call the Recreation Office at 410-638-3853 or email hoppin_hawks@yahoo.com.  
Riptide Summer Lacrosse League:
Part of the Harford County Lacrosse League; June 8th - July 31st; Age group format: U11, U13, U15, HS; All players must supply their own safety equipment; games played at Harford Tech Turf Stadium on weeknights, Monday-Friday
Contact:  churchvillelax@verizon.net or call the Recreation Office at 410-638-3853.
Check us out on Facebook at Riptide Summer League!
Soccer Camp:
Baltimore Blast Summer Soccer Camp! Camps held at the Churchville Recreation Center; Soccer instruction by members of the Baltimore Blast. Info: Call 410-73-BLAST or www.baltimoreblast.com
Registration Information: Full day camp, June 22nd -June 26th, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., $250; Half day camp, August 10th-14th, 9:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, $145. All campers receive: (1) one 2014-2015 Blast Ticket to 4 different Blast games, Baltimore Blast Summer Soccer Camp t-shirt, soccer ball, and professional instruction by Baltimore Blast players and local college players. Register online www.baltimoreblast.com
Soccer Summer Camp:
Soccer Source 360!  Churchville Recreation Council Soccer program is pleased to announce that Soccer Source 360 is coming to Churchville.  This organization is a group of dynamic coaches who are consistently using innovative drills and techniques to improve the young soccer player.  John Dingle is one of the best teaching coaches in the state of Maryland and owner of Soccer Source 360.
The camp will be held at the Churchville Recreation Center, the week of July 20-24 from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon, 1:00-4:00 p.m. or all day, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  This camp is being offered to boys and girls, ages 5 to 15.
Volleyball Camp:
Summer Volleyball Camp is taking registration for their upcoming program!  This camp will be held Monday through Friday, August 3rd through 7th, 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon at the Churchville Recreation Center.  We are accepting boys and girls, ages 10 and up.  For more information call Coach Greg Cullison at 443-255-2070 or email nrg.volleyball@yahoo.com.  
Registration Information: To register, complete the attached registration form, enclose a deposit of $50 per camper payable to Gregory Cullison and mail to the address on the form.
DUBLIN-DARLINGTON Phone 410-638-3853
Soccer Camp:
EDEN MILL Phone 410-836-3050
Babes in the Woods Summer Camps:
Ages 4-5; Select dates Monday-Friday from 10am-1pm; June-August; Eden Mill Nature Center; Preschoolers will enjoy a day exploring nature through hands-on activities such as hikes, games and arts & crafts. Pre-registration Required! Info: http://www.edenmill.org/Programs.html
Summer Camps for ages 6-8:
Ages 6-8; Select weeks throughout the summer; Monday-Friday from 9:30am-3:00pm; Eden Mill Nature Center; Each week is based on a theme; Enjoy stories, crafts and many other exciting activities. We will end each day with swimming in the creek and end our week with a canoe ride on Deer Creek! Pre-registration Required; Info: http://www.edenmill.org/Programs.html
Summer Camps for ages 9-11:
Ages 9-11; Select weeks throughout the summer; Monday-Friday from 9:30am-3:00pm; Eden Mill Nature Center; Each week is based on a theme; We will end each day with swimming in the creek and end our week with a canoe ride on Deer Creek! Pre-registration Required! Info:http://www.edenmill.org/Programs.html
Wee Wonders Summer Camp:
Ages 2-3; Select dates Monday-Friday from 10:15-11:30 w/adult; June-August; Eden Mill Nature Center; Led by Tiny Wonders instructor, Kim Truxel, Wee Wonders is a stimulating gathering for 2-3 year olds. Planned activities will provide opportunities for creative movement, language development, nature exploration and the five senses. Pre-registration Required! Info: http://www.edenmill.org/Programs.html
EDGEWOOD Phone 410-612-1606
Edgewood Summer Camp:
Children entering grades 2 thru 8 are invited to the seven (7) week program is held at the Edgewood Recreation & Community Center, 1980 Brookside Drive, Edgewood, Maryland, from 6/29/15 thru 8/14/15 (no program Friday, 7/3/15).  Hours: Monday thru Friday, 9am until 4pm.  Cost: $175.00/entire session. More information will be available by contacting Harford County Department of Parks & Recreation at 410-612-1606.
Wrestling Camp:
Off-season beginner Wrestling Camp for upcoming winter Wrestling program. Camp is open to ages 5-13. High schoolers welcome to volunteer/assist. Camp will meet at Edgewood High School Wrestling Room, on Tuesday & Thursday, beginning 5/5/2015 thru 7/2/2015, from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Winter program starts practice early August. Games on Fridays/Saturdays, from September thru November. Look for upcoming Registration dates.
Registration Information: Register at Edgewood High School Cafeteria, on Tuesday, 4/14/15 or Thursday, 4/23/15, from 7:30pm-8:30pm Cost: $65.00/per Wrestler. Fees due at registration. Sibling discount available (must be from same household). Any questions, contact Grady Gamble, at 410-676-5835, or e-mail him at gamblegl13@gmail.com.
EMMORTON Phone 410-638-3988
Art Camp:
Ages 4-15; Monday-Friday; Summer; Emmorton Recreation & Tennis Center; Info: www.emmortonrec.com.
Basketball - Bootcamp:
Grades 6 through College; Co-ed; Individual basketball skill training within a group setting. Info: butlerball32@comcast.net
Challenger Soccer Camp:
Ages 4-14; Summer; Week long camps; Ring Factory Elementary School
EcoTech Summer Camps:
Ages 10-14, a day camp featuring tubing, survival skills, wildlife, caving, camping, snorkeling, crabbing, fishing, hiking, history, ghost tours, games and more.  Go to the website for registration information for Survival week, Wet 'n' Wild Water Week, The Experience, and the rest.  Info: 443-243-9440 or ecotechsummercamp@hotmail.com
Field Hockey Camp:
Grades K-8; Program meets at Ring Factory Elementary School
Full Count Baseball Camp:
Ages 6-14; Summer; Patterson Mill High School; Website: www.fullcountbaseballcamp.com; Info: 410-215-0411
Game Day Sports Camp:
Ages 7-15; Boys & Girls; June-July; Bel Air Middle School; Website: www.gamedaycamp.com
Skills Academy Basketball Camp:
Grades 4-9 Full-day Sessions; Grades K-3 Half-day Sessions; Summer; Patterson Mill High School; Info: www.theskillsacademy.org or call 443-299-8300.
FALLSTON Phone 410-638-3559
Puckett's Instructional Field Hockey Camp:
Grades K-12; Summer; Fallston High School; Fallston Recreation Complex; for more information please contact ahp3105@aol.com
Soccer Survival Camp for Boys & Girls:
Ages 5-15; Summer; Fallston Recreation Complex.  For more information, contact hoover811@comcast.net
FOREST HILL Phone 410-638-3616
BaseballSpring Training Camp:
Ages 5-15; Three 2-hour sessions on Sunday afternoons in March; http://www.harfordsportsonline.com.  Experienced local coaches from college, high school, Club and Travel levels teach baseball fundamentals & advanced skills. Proceeds benefit our 12U Travel team's trip to Cooperstown Dreams Park. Info: www.foresthillbaseball.com or Chris Benjes, 443.640.4400, cbenjes@foresthillbaseball.com
Basketball Camp (Boys & Girls):
Ages 6-15; Summer; Churchville Recreation Center. For information: Paul Perkovich 410.538.7375.
Harford Film Camp:
Designed for teens with an interest in digital media and filmmaking. Project Groups create a finished short film.  For more information visit http://www.harfordfilmcamp.com
Lacrosse Camp:
Girls entering Grades 6-9; 5 p.m.-Dusk; Sunday-Thursday; Mid-June; C. Milton Wright High School; Website: www.hfglacrosse.com
Summer Soccer Camp:
Ages 5-12; Summer; Friends Park; To register: https://korrio.com/groups/soccer-source-360/ for more information: www.soccersource360.
Registration Information: Camp runs June 22 - 26 from 9am-12pm or 5pm-8pm. Participants in this camp will range from beginners to junior travel players. Groups are divided by age and ability.
HAVRE DE GRACE Phone 410-939-6724
Cheerleading Camp:
Ages 7-15; Summer; ONE DAY camp offered at Gravel Hill; Warm up for upcoming season or just see what cheerleading is all about; Info: Donna at 443-502-5289.
North Bay Soccer Camp:
Ages 7-15 boys and girls; Meadowvale Elementary School, Mon-Thurs; Info: Bill at 410-569-6912 or hdgactivity@harfordcountymd.gov
Registration Information: July 13th-23rd 2015. You can register for one or two weeks. Print the attached registration form and mail with a check. Address included on flyer.
View Flier: North Bay Soccer 2015 Adobe PDF Document
Summer Dance Camp:
Ages 4 and up; Summer; Havre de Grace Community Center (100 Lagaret Lane)
Registration Information: 2015 Information: July 13th- 17th. 9a-12p for grades Pre K thru 2, and 12:30p-3:30p for grades 3 and up. You can register online at www.hdgpar.sportssignup.com or print the attached form and mail it in along with a check or money order. (details on form) Price is $80, and then $75 for each additional child. $5 fee for out of county residents.
View Flier: Dance Camp 2015 Adobe PDF Document
Summer Recreation Program:
Ages 5-11. must be 5 by the first day of camp - NO EXCEPTIONS. Program is limited to 48 participants.  Bag breakfast and lunch provided by HCPS.  Camp runs 8a-3:30p Mon-Fri.  Info: hdgactivityctr@harfordcountymd.gov or www.hdgrec.org
Registration Information: 2015 Info: Walk in registration at the HDG Activity Center on Apr 6 from 3p-6p and Apr 8 from 3p-5p. See flyer for additional details.
Lacrosse Camp:
Girls entering grades 6-9; 5pm-Dusk; Sun-Thurs; Mid to Late June; C. Milton Wright High School
Soccer Camp at Hickory Park:
Ages 4-14; Summer; Hickory Park; To register: www.hickorysoccer.com.
Registration Information: Camp runs July 27 - 31, 2015, 6-8pm. Boys and Girls ages 4-14. 6-8pm Cost: $110; $100 if signing up for Hickory Soccer.
JARRETTSVILLE Phone 410-836-0404
Summer Soccer Camp:
Jarrettsville. Contact Erik 408-491-1170 or erik@jarrettsvillesoccer.com or www.jarrettsvillesoccer.com
OTTER POINT CREEK Phone 410-612-1688
Summer Nature Camps at Anita C. Leight Estuary Center:
Registration info: www.otterpointcreek.org; Registration begins in February of each year.
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