Summer Camp

The Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando’s Summer Camps are designed for kids who love animals. Campers will experience hands on activities with shelter pets, gain knowledge from educational speakers, and enjoy animal-related arts & crafts, enrichment projects, games, and much more.

Summer camp is held in the education room at our Orlando shelter on Conroy Road. 

2020 Summer Camp

Elementary School (3rd – 5th grade)

  • June 1 – 5
  • June 8 – 12
  • June 15 – 19
  • June 22 – 26
  • June 29 – July 3
  • July 6 – 10

Middle School (6th – 8th grade)

  • July 13 -17
  • July 20 – 24
  • July 27 – 31

Registration Fee:
$220

Includes:
Five full days of camp, a field trip, animal education, animal enrichment activities, games, daily snacks, and a camp t-shirt.  Campers are required to bring a lunch each day

Camp FAQ’s

You will receive an automatic email thanking you for registering for the camp. An additional email will be sent out prior to the start of camp with additional details.

For Summer Camp, Elementary camp is geared towards 3rd to 5th graders. Middle School camp is designed for 6th to 8th graders. Please register for the grade level your child will be entering for the 2018-2019 school year.

Of course! We would love to have you child in attendance for more than one week. Most of our activities will be similar each week with the exception of some crafts, enrichment activities, and speakers.

Unfortunately, we do not have the available to space to accommodate any additional students. However, you can be placed on a waiting list and will be contacted if any space opens. Please email Cathy at [email protected].

Your camp registration fee includes a camp T-shirt, two snacks, materials for activities, and a field-trip at the end of the week for Summer Camp. Campers are required to bring lunch each day.

If your registration is cancelled more than 14 days prior to the start of the camp session, your registration fee will be refunded minus a $50 administrative fee. If you cancel your registration less than 14 days prior, no refund will be available. If space is available, we may transfer the registration to another session within the same summer at no charge.

Camp begin promptly at 9:00a.m. Staff will be available for greeting campers for the day beginning at 8:30 am. Campers will need to be picked up at 4:00 pm in the afternoon. On Friday, campers must be picked up by 3:00 pm.

Unfortunately, we are unable to provide before- or after-care for campers. Campers will need to be signed in by a parent or guardian shortly before 9:00 am and are expected to be picked up promptly at 4:00 pm. On Friday, campers must be picked up by 3:00 pm. 

Campers should arrive at the Education Center room where a staff member will greet them for sign-in.

Campers are required to bring a bagged lunch, wear their camp T-shirt (to be provided the first day), and wear sneakers. We will provide all additional materials and snacks.

Campers will participate in animal-related hands-on activities in the shelter including grooming, dog interaction, training, cat-room play, and enrichment. We will also have educational speakers, arts & crafts, games, and more.

Yes! While not all of our activities include our shelter residents, campers will participate in rotations throughout the shelter twice a day.

Camp Policies

Cancellation Policy
If your registration is cancelled more than 14 days prior to the start of the camp session, your registration fee will be refunded minus a $50 administrative fee. If you cancel your registration less than 14 days prior, no refund will be available. If space is available, we may transfer the registration to another session within the same summer at no charge.

Participant Behavior
Campers are expected to treat other campers, staff, and animals with respect, kindness, and compassion. The first day of each session will include a review of behavior guidelines for all campers. If a camper is consistently unable to follow these guidelines, they may be asked to leave camp for the day or the remainder of the week. No refunds will be available to campers who are dismissed for behavioral reasons.

Camper Cell Phone Use
Campers who bring cell phones with them to camp should not expect to use their phone for any reason except to contact parents in case of an emergency. Calling, texting, or playing on the phone during camp activities will not be permitted.

 

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