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Registration OPEN NOW!

Camp scheduled to start week of June 3rd .

Join us for unique adventures all summer long! Campers "discover" new experiences and friendships each week through games, craft activities, theme days, field trips and swimming in a structured environment.

Camp Discover incorporates character education with the pillars of the...

Character Counts System: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship

Camp Includes...

  • Swimming at Hopkins Pool 3+ times a week
  • Weekly field trips & themes
  • Breakfast & Lunch provided by VAC
  • Direction by educators & coaches
  • Air conditioned activity areas(when needed)

Children entering School District K-6th grade (2019-20 school year)

Monday-Friday 7:30am-4:30pm
After Camp Flex Hour: 4:30-5:30pm

Littlejohn Elementary School | Hopkins Park Shelter (August)

Camp Discover Fees

One-time Registration Fee: $25 ($35 after May 20th)

Individual Week Payment Option: $130 per week (4th of July week pro-rated $104)

  • $10 minimum deposit required to hold weekly spot.
  • Weekly fees must be paid in full prior to start of the week.
  • Add $10 if complete payment is not made seven (7) days prior to start of the camp week.
  • If a cancellation is requested, there is a $10 service fee per week canceled.

Full Camp Payment Option: $1,210 (10 weeks)

Payment must be made in full by May 20th to receive discount. Full Camp registration is available online.

After Camp Flex Option: $25 per week

A quick parent meeting will be held in the Hopkins Terrace Room on Wednesday, May 22nd at 6:00 pm. Please bring all emergency contact information to meeting.

How to Register...

Step 1: Pay One-time Registration Fee

ONLINE at or IN-PERSON at Hopkins Pool.

One-Time Registration Fee Online (registration opens 1/7/19)

Step 2: Select Weeks and Payment Options

CALL OR VISIT WENDY at Hopkins Pool, Mon-Fri (779)777-7262.
Wendy will assist in registering for individual weeks and review deposit/payment options.


Week 1: Wednesday May 29th- No field trip

Week 2: Wednesday June 5th- Mardis Gras Lanes

Week 3: Wednesday June 12th- Carlson Ice Arena

Week 4: Wednesday June 19th- Sci-Tech Museum

Week 5: Tuesday June 25th- Rockford Trampoline Park

Week 6: Wednesday July 3rd- Funway Amusement

Week 7: Wednesday July 10th- 4-H Sycamore

Week 8: Wednesday July 17th- Blackberry Farm

Week 9: Wednesday July 24th- Discovery Center

Week 10: Wednesday July 31st- Sycamore Beach

Week 11: Wednesday August 7th- Bounce Houses and Cookout

*Some field trips are weather permitting