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Teen Summer Camps

Teen X-Treme and Specialty Camps

Last updated Nov. 19, 2014 - 1:59 pm
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View the different types of camps the Teen Program offers.

Teen X-Treme Summer Camp

Teen X-Treme Summer Camp provides a structured recreation curriculum designed for teens ages 12-14. Campers will get a chance to participate in activities ranging from arts and crafts, sports competitions, two field trips each week, recreational games, teambuilding, and much more! Registration starts February 3.

Program Details

Field trips will include a trip to the pool and an off site field trip per session. Teens are expected to bring two snacks and a lunch daily.

Program Hours

All sites operate from 7:30am-6:00pm, Monday through Friday, except July 4.

Program Locations

This camp is offered at Biltmore Hills, Lions Park, Marsh Creek, North Raleigh Christian Academy and Ravenscroft School.

Program Cost

$83 Resident, $95 Non-resident

Program Schedule

Session 1 - June 11-13 (North Raleigh Christian and Ravenscroft Only)

Session 2 - June 16-20

Session 3 - June 23-27

Session 4 – June 30-July 3

Session 5 - July 7-11

Session 6 - July 14-18

Session 7 - July 21-25

Session 8 - July 28-August 1

Session 9 - August 4-8

Session 10 – August 11-15 (Biltmore, Lions and Marsh Creek Only)

All Access Sports

This is your all access pass to the sports management industry with behind the scenes tours of various sports complexes around the area along with guest speakers. Past tours have included college facilities, Lowe's Motor Speedway, the PNC Arena, and Five County Stadium to name a few. There will also be friendly sports competitions between campers.

Age: 12-14

Cost: $160 Resident, $172 Non-resident

July 28-August 1

Program Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm

Location: Kiwanis Park

Campus Cruisin'

A week-long career and self-exploration program designed to assist students in gaining a greater awareness of institutions of higher education in North Carolina. Personal interest surveys, enhancing your resume, and campus tours to many of North Carolina's private and public campuses, including technical schools, are coupled with new friendships and a college atmosphere. This is a great chance for students to find a school that will prepare them for their future career!

Age: 14-17

Cost: $160 Resident, $172 Non-resident

August 4-8

Program Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm

Location: Kiwanis Park

Counselor in Training

Counselor In Training

A camp in which participants will access information, training, and experiences to prepare them for future counselor and junior counselor positions. Portable challenge, role-playing, training, teambuilding, and hands on application will highlight a week of fun and personal growth. A higher level of maturity is a must for participants. Registrants who successfully complete the week's camp activities will be required to volunteer with one of Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department's Summer Camps, for an additional 2 weeks (80 hours), to successfully complete the program. The entire program is a 3 week commitment. Participants must be 14-16 years old by the start of camp to participate in this program.

Age: 14-16

Cost: $160 Resident, $172 Non-resident

Session 1: June 16-20

Session 2: June 23-27

Program Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm

Location: Kiwanis Park

Student Police Academy

Student Police Academy

This camp provides youth with an opportunity to learn about the challenges and opportunities within law enforcement and the Raleigh Police Department. Under the leadership of police officers, participants will receive an overview of law enforcement through classroom training, physical fitness activities, hands on activities such as crime scene investigation, and relevant field trips into the courtroom, county jail, and CCBI Crime Lab. This camp is designed to simulate a police academy with physical fitness exercises and classroom work being some of the core components of the program.

Age: 12-14

Cost: $160 Resident, $172 Non-resident

July 21-25

Program Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm

Location: Kiwanis Park

Teach Me Tech

This camp will learn computer navigation skills alongside the functions of a computer and it's basic programs. Participants will learn how to operate word processing software, manage databases, create spreadsheets and more! If you're looking to increase your computer efficiency this is the place to start! Saint Monica Teen Center Membership Required (membership is free). Inquire about extended supervision hours.

Age: 13-16

Cost: $75 Resident, $87 Non-resident

July 14-18

Program Hours: 7:30am-2:30pm

Location: Saint Monica Teen Center

Teen Corps

Teen Corps

This week long service camp is a perfect opportunity for teens looking to fill community service requirements for school and have a great time too! The beginning of the week will focus on teambuilding and leadership development to prepare the Teen Corps for the service ahead. Service opportunities will focus on rewarding activities that will be both fun and challenging. Following the activities, the Teen Corps will debrief and maximize the personal benefits for the participants. Service opportunities will focus on rewarding and diverse activities that will be both fun and challenging. As a reward, the Corps will take a surprise trip on Friday to celebrate their experience.

Age: 14-17

Cost: $160 Resident, $172 Non-resident

Session 1: July 7-11

Session 2: August 11-15

Program Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm

Location: Kiwanis Park

Teen X-Scape

This camp provides a structured recreation curriculum designed for teens that includes both indoor and outdoor activities while promoting social interactions. Participants will engage in recreational games, teambuilding, athletics, arts & crafts and other fun activities. Off site fieldtrips will be taken daily. Saint Monica Teen Center Membership Required(membership is free). Inquire about extended supervision hours.

Age: 13-16

Cost: $100 Resident, $112 Non-resident

July 7-11

Program Hours: 7:30am-3:30pm

Location: Saint Monica Teen Center

World Wide Webslingers

Interested in the World Wide Web? Do you know the basic internet fundamentals such as running a query to find what you need, proper internet navigation or creating your very own internet publications? Participants in this course will have the opportunity to learn internet navigation as it relates to various tasks and design their own webpage for publication. Be a master of the World Wide Web and become a webslinger today! Saint Monica Teen Center Membership Required (membership is free). Inquire about extended supervision hours.

Age: 13-16

Cost: $75 Resident, $87 Non-resident

July 21-25

Program Hours: 7:30am-2:30pm

Location: Saint Monica Teen Center

Youth Fire Academy

Youth Fire Academy

During this week long camp, lead by City of Raleigh Firefighters, participants will visit local fire stations to learn about fire fighting and see just how tough the job can be. Classroom and physical challenge activities will include first aid, fire behavior, fire inspections and code enforcement, fire prevention, investigations, and thermal imaging camera demos. Take this amazing opportunity to play with the tools and equipment used by actual firefighters and see if you have what it takes! Summer does not get much hotter than this!

Age: 12-14

Cost: $160 Resident, $172 Non-resident

July 14-18

Program Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm

Location: Kiwanis Park

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