Summer Camp

Camp IS FULL FOR AGES 5-12

Summer Camp 2021

Get ready to once again have a summer filled with fun games, exciting field trips, arts and crafts, guest speakers, and so much more!  The West Lafayette Parks & Recreation Department will once again be offering Summer Camp for children ages 6-12.  Five-year-olds are also welcome if they have either completed kindergarten or have been in all-day daycare. 

Registration Begins: Tuesday, January 19 at Margerum City Hall (222 North Chauncey Ave.)

                                       Monday, February 1, at Wellness Center (1101 Kalberer Rd.)

Dates:  June 1-August 6 (no camp on May 31 and July 5)

Weekly Fee:  $120/week per child for Wellness Center members (up to two children) and $85/week for each additional child 

$150/week per child for Wellness Center non-members (up to two children) and $105/week for each additional child

Daily Fee:  $40/child for Wellness Center members and $50/child for community members

                                          **There is no multi-child discount for the daily fee.**

Registration Fee:  $25/child

Time:  9 am - 4 pm

Before/After Care:  7:30 am-9 am and 4 pm-5:30 pm

Location:  West Lafayette Wellness Center

                    1101 Kalberer Road

                     West Lafayette, IN  47906

Camper and Parent Meeting:  Wednesday, May 26, at 7:00 at the West Lafayette Wellness Center

Please note that all registrations (forms and registration fee) must be submitted in-person at the Wellness Center and that all forms and the registration fee must be completed in order to complete your child's registration.

For more information or to download the registration forms, please see below:

Summer Camp Flyer

Registration Packet

Head Camper Program

The Head Camper Program has been developed to allow teens ages 13-15 the ability to gain valuable leadership skills through involvement in the West Lafayette Parks & Recreation Summer Camp program.  Participants will obtain work experience in a day camp setting, while still being allowed to participate in camp activities, as well as additional activities unavailable to campers.  The program will introduce participants to the process of applying and interviewing for a job, and if chosen, the participant will have a leg up on the competition when it comes to future job experiences.

Qualifications: 

A.  All eligible participants will be at least 13 years of age on the first day of camp, and not older than 15.

B.  Candidates must be willing to undergo an interview process, similar to the one that all Summer Camp staff goes through.

C.  Candidates must possess a high degree of maturity, responsibility, enthusiasm, and reliability.

D. Candidates must be willing to lead by example and act as a role model for the younger campers.

Dates:  June 1-August 6 (no camp on May 31 or July 5)

Weekly Fee:  $60/week for Wellness Center members and $75/week for non-members

Time:  9 am-4 pm

Location:  West Lafayette Wellness Center

Application and Registration Information

For other area recreational opportunities, see below:

Area Organized Sports/Activites


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1200 N Salisbury St
West Lafayette, IN 47906

  • Office: (765) 775-5110
  • Office Fax: (765) 807-0097

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