Camp Manatee Summer 2014 flyer

Hello Everyone,

We are excited to announce this year’s session of spring camp at Greynolds Park. Registration for starts March 1st. Please call to arrange an appointment to register your campers. The schedule of activities will be sent as soon as they are available, and will be posted on the Arch Creek Park’s WordPress blog page at www.archcreek.wordpress.com/camp/. If you have any questions feel free reach us by email or at 305-944-6111.

Hello Everyone,

It’s that time of year again! Camp Manatee will be hosting another fun-filled summer of activities for campers ages 6-14yrs. old. Registration has started! You can register your camper(s) on the weekends at the Greynolds Park Main Office from 9:30am to 4:30pm and will continue every Saturdays and Sundays until camp begins. Space is limited, so make sure your camper(s) don’t miss out. Also please note the changes in our fees. There will now be a Before Care (7:30am-8:30am) and After Care (5:00pm-6:00pm) weekly fee of $10 as well as a transportation weekly fee of $11.  Before Care and After Care  is a fee for parents who need that service for their campers. Regular drop off time will be from 8:30am to 9:30am and pick time will be from 4:00pm to 5:00pm. Camp hours will be from 9:30am to 4:00pm. All other fees remain unchanged.  For more information you can visit https://archcreek.wordpress.com/camp/, check frequently for updates, i.e. parent manual, rules and regulations, schedule, etc.

 

Camp Manatee registration has started. Please don’t wait until the last minute to register your camper(s). Registration is on the weekends at the Greynolds Park Main Office from 9:30am to 4:30pm until camp begins or until the camp has reached capacity. Spaces are filling up fast.

Camp Manatee will be hosting another fun-filled summer of activities for campers ages 6-14yrs. old. Also please note the changes in our fees. There will now be a transportation weekly fee of $11per camper as well as a Before Care (7:30am-8:30am) and After Care (5:00pm-6:00pm) weekly fee of $10 per camper.  Before and After Care is available for parents who need that service for their campers. Regular drop off time will be from 8:30am to 9:30am and pick up time will be from 4:00pm to 5:00pm. Camp hours will be from 9:30am to 4:00pm. All other fees remain unchanged.  For more information you can visit https://archcreek.wordpress.com/camp/, check frequently for updates, i.e. parent manual, schedule, etc.

Camp Manatee also has a Counselor in Training (CIT) Program for individuals that have aged out of camp. Counselor in Training (CIT) participants will develop leadership skills and serve as a mentor to campers. CITs will learn how to lead groups and engage campers in fun activities. CITs will also assist counselors throughout the day with setting up and breaking down activities and games. Individuals enrolled in the program will receive community service hours at the end of summer. Space is limited, if interested in participating make sure to call the camp directors.

you can find both flyers on the camp page, along with the parent manual.

Camp Manatee at Greynolds Park is looking for mature, responsible, kid-friendly people with a love of the outdoors, to work as counselors during the 2012 summer season. Applicants must be at least 17 years old to apply. If you or a friend is interested in applying for a position, please visit www.miamidade.gov/jobs and complete the online application. Once you’ve submitted an application, call Eric King or Aimee Scott at 305-948-2891 or 305-944-6111 respectively. You have until March 23rd to apply.

Make sure to apply to both the Summer Park Service Aide (#16085) and Summer Recreation Leader (#16090). You will need to send the confirmation email you receive from the website as well as a resume to both directors via email. Summer camp is a total of 10 weeks (June 11 – August 17) there will be training before hand and some additional hours following the 10 week summer. It will be a total of 40 hours a week (depending on camper numbers), Friday field trips, pool days, and just a lovely environment to enjoy the summer. Interviews will be held in the beginning of April. All applicants selected will be required to successfully pass a drug/alcohol screen and criminal background check prior to employment. It is also strongly recommended that applicants have CPR and First Aid training.

Summer Park Service Aide – $11.28/hr
Summer Recreation Leader – $12.69/hr

Greynolds Park is located in North Miami Beach. The park’s address is 17530 West Dixie Highway.

**If you would like to apply but it is past the application deadline, contact the camp directors.**

Hello Everyone,

Just a reminder that Spring Camp is the week of March 12th – March 16th and it will take place at Greynolds Park Boathouse. Space is limited, so don’t wait till the last minute to register. If you are interested in having your child attend please contact us to arrange a time to register. The schedule should be posted on the blog page (www.archcreek.wordpress.com/camp) shortly. We are currently finalizing some activities and trips. We look forward to seeing you and your camper.

It’s that time of year again. Arch Creek Park naturalists will be hosting the park’s most popular tour – the Arch Creek Park Ghost Tour. We will be hosting this specialized tour on select nights during October. If you are looking to be spooked, frightened, or just want to take a step back in time, call to make your reservation now. Space is limited so make sure you don’t wait until the last minute.