SAN FRANCISCO – San Francisco Recreation and Park Department (RPD) will be hosting a Summer Day Camp Registration and Activity Fair at Gene Friend Recreation Center starting at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2012. There will be sample of summer camp activities, jumpy house, crafts, and games for kids and families.
“We are thrilled that we can provide fitness, fun and community connection for our children and families in San Francisco’s parks,” said, Phil Ginsburg, SF Rec and Park General Manager. “We say to San Franciscans: Get Out and Play!”
SF Rec and Park works with parents of children with disabilities to register any of the camp programs and provide appropriate support. There are Camp Azure, a discovery camp experience for children with autism; Tot Camps offers “Tot Olympics” and “Look What I Made”; Fun After Summer School is for children attending summer school; Shred N’ Butter Skateboarding Camp teaches kids skateboarding in parks safely; Teen Fun is a community team camp for future teen leaders. So many SF Rec and Park Summer Day Camp activities are offered for kids of all ages with all different needs this summer! To find a summer day camp program, please visit www.sfrecpark.org/Find-a-Class.aspx .
In 2011, SF Rec and Park offered scholarship to more than 2,000 low-income children and families in San Francisco. As a result, they received more than $700,000 worth of recreational programming. For more information about SF Rec and Park’s recreation activities, please visit www.sfrecpark.org .