Lunch & Snack Ideas
Some programs and trips require lunch and snacks. Here are some tasty, healthy and easy options:
           Pack a Healthy Lunch
2015 Spring-Summer Brochure

Are you a Resident (r) or Non-Resident (nr) of Southern Pines? Residency & Rates

What is our Refund Policy?
Refund Policy

Wait-List Names 

Submit form only - no fee for wait list.

June – July  -  KinderFun Camp 2015     Call for Availability

3-6 years (Must be potty trained)      M-F  9:00-11:30 am   at the Douglass Community Center

Sing-Alongs, Music, Dramatics, Art, Group Dynamics, Fun, Play.  Put them together and you have much more than a camp, you have a Special Summer Experience for your child. For more Information: Registration  

July & August - The Mad Scientist Camp          July Camp is Full:  Accepting Wait List Names
                                                                                                 August 10-13: Call for availability

Ages 7-11 years     9:00 am-12:00 pm at the Douglass Community Center      2 Sessions

Transform laboratory science into fun, interactive learning experiences. A perfect combination of innovative and hands-on experiments. Group projects, observations, and problem solving. Each day is packed with activities, experiments, projects, crafts and games. For more Information: Registration  

June - August  -  Summer Crafty Kids Creation Camps  2015 
Ages 7 and above       9:00 am-3:00 pm at the Historic Train Station  with Ms. Karen Fellema
Nature Crafts & Yard Art   ~   Recycle Art  ~  Jewelry Camp  ~  Painting Camp  ~  Christmas in July  ~  Knifty Knitter  ~  Scrapbooking & Bookmarking
Call for availability  For more Information: Registration  
June - August  -  Crafty Kids Creation - Clay Camp 2015
Ages 5 - Teen        at the Historic Train Station 
Instructor: Ms. Karen Fellema  
Children will learn the art and craft of clay while having fun exploring their creativity. 
Call for availability For more information: Registration

June – Aug - Summer Explorers 2015  Limited Availability CALL before paying

Ages 5-8 and 8-13 yrs (Must have attended kindergarten)10 Sessions 8:00am-5:50pm

Play is our thing and everyone is encouraged to participate.  Emphasis is placed on having fun, trying new things, teamwork, learning by doing and enjoying the process of discovery.  Activities: swimming, arts & crafts, games, nature & science, field trips. For more Information: Registration  Balance Due Payment Schedule

Year Round 5 Fridays Day Camp 2015                             FULL - Accepting Wait List Only

Ages 5-13 (Children Attending Year Round School)   Fridays  8:00am-5:30pm         

5-8 year olds: Train House     8-13 year olds: Southern Pines Recreation Center

For more Information: Registration  

July  -  Jr. Cheerleading Camp  2015                                         Call for availability

Ages 3-5 & 6-9 years    July 13-17 at the Douglass Community Center

Gymnastics, Dance, Crafts, Making New Friends, Cheering, Exercising, Showing Your Spirit, Fun ‘n Games

A dynamic blend of spunk, tumbling, and dance create a fun camp that builds positive learning attitudes in a playful, engaging, and exciting experience.  For more Information: Registration  

July  -  Fire Academy Camp for Kids 2015                       FULL - Accepting Wait List Only

Ages 7-13 years   July 13-16    1:00-5:00 pm   at the SP Fire Department

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a firefighter?  Southern Pines Fire Department Youth Fire Academy will train you in the operations and tasks that a firefighter needs to know.  Participate in hands-on fire safety activities, teamwork activities, fire extinguisher training. Camp will create an awareness of the responsibilities and challenges of the job. For more information: Registration

Sept - March  -  Year Round Day Camp 2015-16
Kindergarten-13 year-olds    8:00am-5:30pm at the Southern Pines Recreation Center and Train House
Games, sports, arts & crafts, trips and innovative activities make school break so much fun!
For more information: Registration
September - March  -  Karen's Kids Year Round Creation Camps 2015-16
Ages 7 and above    9:00 am - 3:30 pm at the Train Station Downtown
Painting, Fall Crafts, nature & Yard Art, Holiday Fun, Jewelry, Recycle Art, and Spring Art.
For more information: Registration
Jr. Camp Counselor
Ages 14-16 Years Old
Too young to get a real job? Too old to sit around the house watching cartoons? Not interested in cleaning the house or picking up the yard? Get involved in great volunteer opportunity that offers on-the-job training in planning, set up, and clean up of games and activities, helping children in a fun atmosphere, and a chance to work with and under the supervision of great instructors.Call Sue Gillis at the Recreation Office at 910-692-2463 or email Sue Gillis for information: Application.