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Are you looking for a way for your child to grow, play and adventure with us this summer? The Hayward Area Recreation and Park District offers an amazing array of summer camps for a variety of interests and ages. These camps take place throughout the District and offer your child a summer they will never forget! You’ll find something that will keep your child active and learning while they are out of school. A variety of schedules, activities and prices bring the summer camp experience within reach of every family. Fill your child’s summer with fun, excitement, and tons of new friends!

View all of our summer camp offerings in the Summer Camp Recreation Guide.

Registration Information

Summer Camp Registration begins on Wednesday, February 15 at 8:30am.  

A few Helpful Hints: 

  • Make sure you can successfully log in to your account prior to the day of registration
  • Always add your child to a waitlist if camp is full

ePACT Emergency Forms

After registration for select camps, parents will receive an invitation from ePACT, please make sure you have an accurate email address in your account. All forms need to be completed and uploaded to ePACT prior to the first day of program. If this is not completed, your child may not be allowed to start the program. Children must have reached the minimum age by first day of summer camp.

Safety is our main priority, please communicate any medical or special accommodations before the start of camp.  Camps using ePACT include: East Ave, Park Explorers, Bay & Fishing Camps, Wildlife Camp.

Summer Camp Staff

All Summer Camp staff go through a week long training focusing on District Policies and Procedures, summer camp programming, and are CPR, AED and First Aid Certified.

Follow the links below for information on specific summer camps.

East Avenue Camps                                Nature Camps
Park Explorers                                        Junior Counselor Program