Summer Arts & Rec

Looking to have SPORTS and ARTS this summer?!

The Umbrella Arts Center has partnered with the Concord Recreation Department to offer a ½ Day Arts Program combined with a ½ Day Recreation Camp! Campers are grouped by age/grade: Group A: K-2nd Grades, Group B: 3rd - 6th Grades

Children begin the day with Concord Rec (9:00am–12:30pm) for activities including free swim, swim lessons, science and nature, music and drama, and sports and games! Then join The Umbrella (12:30pm– 4pm)  for lunch and an afternoon of creative exploration in Drawing & Painting, 2D & 3D Mixed Media, Ceramics, Performing Arts, Woodworking and MORE!


Sample Daily Schedule: 

AM Extended Day at Concord Rec 7:30-9:00
Extended Day Tuition: $60 for 5 days
Drop-off at Concord Rec 8:45-9:00
Morning at Concord Rec 9:00-12:30
Activities @ Concord Rec in the Morning include: free swim, swim lessons*, science and nature, music and drama, sports and games, and more! *American Red Cross Swim Lessons.  
Bus transportation will be provided between Concord Rec (90 Stow St.) and The Umbrella Annex (57 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner).
Lunch** 12:30-1:30
Afternoon at The Umbrella 1:30-4:00
Activities @ The Umbrella Annex in the Afternoon include: Drawing & Painting, 2D and 3D Mixed Media, Ceramics, Performing Arts, Woodworking and MORE!
PM Extended Day at The Umbrella Annex 4:00-5:00pm
Extended Day Tuition: $60 for 5 days
**A daily nut free lunch should be provided from home


WEEK 1: June 24 – June 28
WEEK 2: July 1 – July 3 (no camp July 4 + 5)*
WEEK 3: July 8 – July 12
WEEK 4: July 15 – July 19
WEEK 5: July 22 – July 26


BEFORE June 1 = $475
ON or AFTER June 1 = $500
*Week 2 Tuition BEFORE June 1 = $300
*Week 2 Tution ON or AFTER June 1 = $325


Students enrolled in ARTS & REC will participate in some of the “All-Camp Field Trips" and "Field Day" activities with the Concord Recreation Department on the days and weeks that they are scheduled. (All trips and events are subject to change.)

Field Trip Schedule:

  • Week 1: Thursday, June 27; K-2nd – Jump on In, Woburn, MA
  • Week 1: Thursday, June 27; 3rd-6th – XTREMECraze, Woburn MA
  • Week 2: NO Fieldtrips due to Holiday July 4
  • Week 3: Thursday, July 11, K-2nd – Davis Farm Land, Sterling, MA
  • Week 3: Thursday, July 11, 3rd-6th – The Hall, Patriots Place/5 Wits, Foxborough, MA
  • Week 4: SPLASH DAY – Emerson Field, Concord, MA – Regular ½ day schedule.
  • Week 5: Thursday, July 25, K-2nd – Ecotarium, Worcester, MA
  • Week 5: Thursday, July 25, 3rd-6th – Warrior Ice Arena


Questions? Check out our FAQ page.

This camp must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the local board of health.


The Umbrella Annex

57 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742
PH: 978.371.0820

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Concord Recreation, Hunt Recreation Center

90 Stow Street, Concord, MA 01742


The Umbrella Annex located at, 57 Old Road Nine Acre Corner, Concord is where we will hold all Educational programming including SAUU and Arts&Rec Camps. 

Please be aware that the total number of classes and rotations in the various program areas (drawing, painting, ceramics, workshop...etc.) will depend on the total number of students enrolled and how they divide into similar age groups (i.e. 5-6yrs, 7-8yrs, 8-10yrs, and 10-12yrs).

Program weeks that are under-enrolled will be cancelled 2 WEEKS prior to the start date of any given camp week. 

Late Registrations: Reigstrations will close 12am on Monday, 2 weeks prior to the start of camp. Registrations after deadline date may be accepted on a space available basis with an additional fee of $25. Parents may contact The Umbrella office by phone or in person and be ready to make full payment at the time of registration. 

In order to streamline and coordinate the collection of health and medical documents for camp, between The Umbrella and Concord Recreation, all physical and immunization records required for camp attendance will be collected through Camp Docs.  

Be sure to check our Summer Camp Policies for more information.