Summer Escape camp
Enfield - posted Jul, 16 2013
ENFIELD — Enrollment in Summer Escape Camp is still open for the weeks of July 29 and Aug. 5. Deadline for enrollment is the Thursday prior to the camp week. There are a few spots are still open in all grade levels. The camp serves children who will enter kindergarten in Sept. through eighth grade. Busing to and from camp, breakfast, snacks and lunch are all provided. A week at Summer Escape camp cost $155 and includes a weekly field trip to the town beach on Lake Congamond in Southwick, Mass. Children from communities surrounding Enfield are also welcome to attend. During the final weeks, campers will be involved in a variety of hands-on activities including creating rock monsters using sand art, design games, sports, and cooperative games. New Summer Escape Camp experiences this year include a variety of cooking activities. Kids will prepare and enjoy quesadillas, and chocolate biscuits. Families are invited for special awards and presentations on Friday afternoons from 1 to 3 p.m. Campers also entertain families with a variety of performances including two-minute movies, Disney musical numbers and pop songs. Campers who have attended any week of Summer Escape 2013, and their families, are also invited to a summer barbecue prepared by Enfield Firefighters on Friday, Aug. 9, the final day of camp. Online registration is available at www.erfc.us. Families can register for one week or multiple weeks. Discounts are available for attending multiple weeks and for families with more than one child. Limited financial assistance is available and ERfC accepts Care4Kids. Summer Escape, licensed by the State Department of Public Health, operates Monday through Friday from 8:15 a.m. to 3 p.m. with extended hours until 5 p.m. For more information about Summer Escape, visit www.erfc.us, call 860-253-9935 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.