Vacation & Specialty Camps

Children doing crafts

"School’s Out" Day Program

NPS has the day off but you still need to go to work? No problem! Norwich Recreation is offering a fun and exciting alternative to hiring a babysitter. We will be offering programming from 8 AM - 4 PM on school holidays and professional development days. Children will enjoy special activities, crafts, on site entertainment, and field trips!

Activity #:      520110-8E                    
Dates:           April 10
Day:              Friday
Time:            8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Fee:              $30 Res / $35 Non-Res per day
Age:              5 - 12
Location:       Norwich Recreation Department

Amazing April Vacation Camp

Looking for something fun to do during April Vacation?  Join us for an “April Adventure” camp at the Norwich Recreation Department. The week will be staffed by some of our outstanding Summer Camp staff. Daily activities will include: games, sports, crafts, special theme events, outdoor activities and more!

Activity #:     420112-F
Dates:          Apr 13 - 17
Day:             Monday - Friday
Time:            8:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fee:             $40 Res / $50 Non-Res per day
Age:             5 - 12
Location:      Norwich Recreation Department


Camp - Kinder

Summer 2020 Sport and Specialty Camps

Basketball Camp

This camp is the ideal opportunity for the intermediate to experienced basketball player to further develop their skills. Our instructors will focus on basketball fundamentals with an advanced twist. Improve your shooting, ball handling, footwork, agility, and endurance during this week-long camp. Ages 11-14. 

This camp is the perfect experience for the beginning basketball player as it introduces basic basketball fundamentals such as dribbling, passing, shooting, ball control, and concepts through drills, competitions, and controlled game play. Ages 6 - 10.

Activity #:      120429-1                                                               Activity #:      120429-2
Dates:           June 22 - June 26                                                 Dates:           June 22 - June 26
Day:              Monday - Friday                                                    Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 3:00 PM                                              Time:             9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fee:              $100 Res. / $110 Non-Res                                    Fee:              $100 Res. / $110 Non-Res.
Age:              6 - 10                                                                     Age:             11 - 14
Location:       Spayne Basketball Courts                                     Location:      Spayne Basketball Courts

Activity #:      120129-3                                                               Activity #:      120429-2
Dates:           August 17 - August 21                                           Dates:           August 17 - August 21
Day:              Monday - Friday                                                     Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 12:00 PM                                              Time:             9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Fee:              $75 Res. / $85 Non-Res.                                        Fee:              $100 Res. / $110 Non-Res.
Age:              5 - 7                                                                        Age:              8 - 12
Location:       Spayne Basketball Courts                                     Location:      Spayne Basketball Courts

Skyhawks Soccer

This camp focuses on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control. By the end of the camp, your child will have learned new life skills such as teamwork and sportsmanship, made new friends, and improved their sport skills preparing them to play for the playground or league play! Using our progression curriculum, our sport-specific staff will ensure your young athlete will gain the technical skills and sport knowledge required for their next step into soccer.

Activity #:      120430-1                    
Dates:           June 22 - June 26
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Fee:              $145 Res. / $155 Non-Res.
Age:              7 - 12
Location:       Kelly Middle School Fields

Skyhawks Soccer Camp

Skyhawks Multi-Sport

Our multi-sport camp is designed to introduce young athletes to a variety of different sports in one setting. For this program, we combine 2 - 3 sports into one fun filled week! Athletes will learn the rules and essentials of each sport through skill-based games and scrimmages. By the end of the week, your child will walk away with knowledge of (2 or 3) new sports along with vital life lessons such as respect, teamwork, and self-discipline.

Activity #:      120438-1                    
Dates:           August 10 - August 14
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Fee:              $145 Res. / $155 Non-Res.
Age:              6 - 12
Location:       Kelly Middle School Fields

Lego Camp

Into to STEM

Bring your craziest ideas to life with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Build engineer designed projects such as: chugging steamboats, enchanted moon bridges, and bustling airports. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas!

Activity #:      120128-1                    
Dates:           June 22 - June 26
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee:              $135 Res. / $145 Non-Res.
Age:              5 - 7
Location:       Samuel Huntington School

PAnimal Architects with LEGO Materials

Let your imagination run wild with tens of thousands of LEGO parts as we design and build leaping dolphins, buzzing beehives, and towering giraffes. Play, create, and learn in a world inspired by the animal kingdom. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas!

Activity #:      120128-3                    
Dates:           August 17 - August 21
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee:              $135 Res. / $145 Non-Res.
Age:              5 - 7
Location:       Norwich Recreation Department

STEM Challenge

Refine your construction skills as you tinker with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO parts! Apply real-world concepts through projects such as: dizzying teacup rides, customized cuckoo clocks, and the historic Wright Flyer. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas!

Activity #:      120128-2                    
Dates:           June 22 - June 26
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fee:              $135 Res. / $145 Non-Res.
Age:              8 - 12
Location:       Samuel Huntington School

Jedi Master Engineering with LEGO Materials

The Force is strong in this advanced engineering course for young Jedi! Use the Force and tens of thousands of LEGO parts to raise your X-Wing from the Dagobah swamp, challenge the AT-AT walkers on Hoth, and fly the Millennium Falcon through the Kessel Run! Apply real world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture while you explore a galaxy far, far away.

Activity #:      120128-4                    
Dates:           August 17 - August 21
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Fee:              $135 Res. / $145 Non-Res.
Age:              8 - 12
Location:       Norwich Recreation Department

Laura B. Seder Tennis Camp

Come learn the game of tennis during this free 1-week tennis camp! Tennis professionals from Lyme Shores will be working with campers to teach them the basics through games and contests. All equipment is included. Sponsored by Attorney A. Sayet. 

Activity #:      120109-1
Dates:           July 13 - July 17
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee:              FREE
Age:              8 - 1
Location:      Norwich Tech Tennis Courts

Activity #:      120109-A
Dates:           July 20 - July 24
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee:              FREE
Age:              8 - 12
Location:       Norwich Tech Tennis Courts


Youth Tennis
Sport Performance Class

Strength and Conditioning Camp

This camp aims to help young athletes increase speed, agility, strength, and power in a way that is safe and effective for varying ages and abilities. Give your athletes their best chance to become stronger and more confident in their sports.

Activity #:      120821-1                    
Dates:           July 13 - July 17
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee:              $80 Res. / $90 Non-Res.
Age:              10 - 15
Location:       Fontaine Field

Casablanca Fashion Camp

John Casablanca’s believes we all have a common goal and that is to help develop children by boosting their confidence and self-esteem. In an effort to teach these life skills, we offer a camp that is geared towards just that! Join us for: Makeover Monday, get glammed up for the day by getting your hair and makeup done; T-Shirt Tuesday - Design your own shirt; Wanna Be Famous Wednesday- Build confidence by strutting your stuff and learning runway poses; Time to Say Cheese Thursday- Pose for the camera and show us your beautiful smile; and Fashion Show Friday- Show off your designs and show us what you’ve learned throughout the week!

Activity #:      120127-1                    
Dates:           August 3 - August 7
Day:              Monday - Friday
Time:             9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Fee:              $130 Res. / $140 Non-Res.
Age:              6 - 12
Location:       Samuel Huntington School