SUMMER FUN STARTS HERE! Want
your child to try out a new experience this summer?
Tired of the traditional summer camp settings?
This season we are offering several new and exciting
camps that will keep your child on the move and
having action-packed fun! Take a look at our summer
camp offerings in our 2011
Summer Camps Guide. Some of
our new camps will include a full-day Summer Mix
camp, an Elite Cheerleading camp, and various
Ultimate Sports & Games camps.
Howard County Department of Recreation
& Parks Camp Standards
The Howard County Department of Recreation
is dedicated to providing outstanding summer
camps for the youth of Howard County. To achieve
this goal we place value on children by offering
exciting camp experiences with an emphasis on
safety, convenience and affordability. The Department
is committed to providing a superior level of
service while maintaining the highest level
of safety standards possible. All Howard County
Department of Recreation and Parks Sports Camps
will abide by the following camp standards:
Maintain the established staffing
ratios appropriate for each camp.
Conduct weekly fire and emergency drills.
Follow established safety procedures with
daily check in and check out of participants.
Have all camp directors be over 21 years
Have at least one camp staff member be
CPR and First Aid Certified.
Allow no peanut products to be brought
For more information on Howard County Department
of Recreation and Parks Camp Standards click