Summer is a great time to be a kid! Citiparks partners with a number of organizations to present a wide variety of day camp opportunities. Due to the popularity of these programs, advance registration is necessary.
Citiparks partners with Macedonia Family and Community Enrichment Center, Inc. (FACE) to offer a Boys and Girls Summer Basketball Camp. The two-day session covers the fundamentals of basketball with fun, skills and drills under the direction of Corey Gadson, Head Boys Basketball Coach of McKeesport Area High School.
Camp Challenge Pittsburgh
The Josh Gibson Foundation and Ozanam collaborate with Ammon Community Center to present a camp designed to challenge youth to explore the world through education, sports, arts, health and recreation. Breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack are provided.
ACH Clear Pathways collaborates with Ammon Community Center to nurture children’s creativity and appreciation of the arts. Activities include a hands-on mosaic project, urban choir and “FunFRIDAY” field trips, community services projects and other outings. Breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack are provided.
Camp Ma' at
Citiparks collaborates with Voices Against Violence to present a camp based on ma’at, the ancient Egyptian concept of truth, balance, order, law, morality and justice. Campers enjoy field trips, swimming, gardening, academic enrichment, guest speakers and much more. Breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack are provided.
Cops and Kids Camp with Citiparks
This camp, which enhances responsible citizenship, fosters a positive relationship between the Police Bureau and the City’s youth. Weeklong sessions provide positive interaction with police officers while educating young people regarding the challenges and responsibilities of police work.
Presented in partnership with Pittsburgh Bureau of Police and the Pittsburgh Police Foundation. Sponsored by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Pittsburgh Transportation Group.
Lawrenceville United Summer Celebration Camp
Campers enjoy activities with Three Rivers Rowing, the Carnegie Library, Hip Hop on L.O.C.K., field trips, swim lessons (additional fee) and many other enrichment programs throughout the summer. Lunch and an afternoon snack are provided.
New Image Summer Camp
Addison Behavioral Care collaborates with West Penn Community Center to offer an exciting, fun-filled summer camp. The camp focuses on health and fitness, prevention education, recreation, social and cultural activities—in addition to field trips!
PA DCNR Adventure Camp
Adventure Camp—sponsored by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources—engages young people in meaningful outdoor experiences in park settings. Activities include kayaking, biking, rock climbing and paddleboarding.