2019 Summer Camps

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With over 130 camps, there is no reason for your kids to be bored this summer! You may register online 24/7 OR in person at Cornelius Town Hall, Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m OR just give us a call at 704-892-6031 x160 during business hours.

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Summer Camps 2019 Camp Guide


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Summer Camp WaiverSummer Camp Behavioral Policy
Summer Camp Refund Policy
SDC Late Pickup/Late Fee PolicySARC & SSC Late Pickup/Late Fee PolicySummer Camp Scholarship Policy/Application


Half/Partial Day Camps

Summer Arts & Recreation Camps (SARC) 

Over 60 half-day (3-hour) camps including board games ceramics, crafts, CSI, drama, drawing, food art, improv comedy, LEGOs, painting and sculpture. Explore classic techniques or create art based on modern themes, such as Minecraft, Star Wars  and PJ Masks! Camps are offered in the mornings and afternoons for boys and girls, ages 4 to 16. REGISTER ONLINE or in person at Cornelius Town Hall and the Cornelius Arts Center.
Download the Summer Arts & Recreation Camps Registration Form & Planning Grid.


Summer Sports Camps  (SSC)


We offer over 60 half-day (3-hour) and mini camps (2-hour) in a variety of sports, including baseball, basketball, bowling, cheerleading, cycling, disc golf, flag football, golf, lacrosse, multi-sport, pickleball, sand volleyball and traditional volleyball, soccer, softball, speed & agility, T-ball, tennis, and water sports. We even have a fitness offering (Fitness Fun) for the youngest campers! New this year: Lake Patrol camp! Camps are offered in the mornings and afternoons for boys and girls, ages 4 to 16.  REGISTER ONLINE or in person at Cornelius Town Hall.
Download the Summer Sports Camps Registration Form & Planning Grid.

Full Day Camps

Summer Day Camps (SDC)- With increased capacity, up to 100 campers per week! 

Need an entire workday filled for your child? These full-day summer camps include games, crafts, field trips and fun! Each week explores a different theme. Camps are offered 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. for boys and girls, ages 6 to 12.  REGISTER ONLINE or in person at Cornelius Town Hall. 
Download the Summer Full Day Camp Parent Information Guide, updated for 2019!

Download the Summer Day Camp Registration form.

PLEASE NOTE: All campers must be 6 years old by the first day of the camp(s) they will be attending and have completed Kindergarten.
CORNELIUS PARENTS, FOR FULL DAY CAMPS, YOU WILL NEED TO PROVIDE PROOF OF RESIDENCY TO OUR OFFICE (21445 Catawba Ave). Documents may also be mailed to PO Box 399, Cornelius; faxed to 704-896-2462; or emailed to parc@cornelius.org

Therapeutic Recreation Camp​s

We partner with Mecklenburg County to bring full-day camps to citizens of Cornelius who are living with a disability. Learn more about the 2019 Northern Adventures Full Day Summer Camps for ages 13-21.