Arts & Rec
ARTS & REC 2023!
REGISTRATION AND WAITLISTS FOR ALL WEEKS CURRENTLY ARE FULL
For inquiries, please contact Rebecca Campbell, Camp Director at email@example.com or 987-371-0820 x200
Arts & REC is The Umbrella Arts Center and Concord Recreation Department’s partnership program! The Arts & REC program is a Full Day program where campers experience half of the day at a Recreation Camp and the other half of the day at an Arts Camp!
Looking for SPORTS AND ARTS this summer? This is the perfect program for you!
Campers begin the day with Concord Rec (9:00am – 12:00pm) for activities that include free swim, science and nature, music and drama, sports and games, and more. Then join The Umbrella Arts Center (12:00pm – 4:30pm) for lunch and an afternoon of creative exploration in Drawing & Painting, 2D & 3D Mixed-Media, Ceramics, Arts & Environment, Woodworking, Performing Arts and MORE!
Students enrolled in Arts & REC will participate in the All-Camp Field Trips and Field Day activities with the Concord Recreation Department on the days and weeks that they are scheduled.
WEEK 1: July 10 - 14
WEEK 2: July 17 - 21
WEEK 3: July 24 - 28
WEEK 4: July 31 - August 4
WEEK 5: August 7 - 11
EXAMPLE SCHEDULE FOR ARTS & REC
|8:45am - 9:00am||Drop off at Concord Rec||Drop off at Concord Rec||Drop off at Concord Rec||Drop off at Concord Rec||Drop off at Concord Rec|
|9:00am - 12:00pm||Morning activities at Concord Rec||Morning activities at Concord Rec||9:00am - 3:00pm all day field trip Concord Rec||Morning activities at Concord Rec||Morning activities at Concord Rec|
|12:00pm - 1:00pm||Lunch & free play with The Umbrella||Lunch & free play with The Umbrella||Lunch & free play with The Umbrella||Lunch & free play with The Umbrella|
|1:00pm - 4:30pm||Afternoon activities at The Umbrella||Afternoon activities at The Umbrella||Afternoon activities at The Umbrella||Afternoon activities at The Umbrella|
|4:30pm - 4:45pm||Pick up at The Umbrella||Pick up at The Umbrella||Pick up at Concord Rec||Pick up at The Umbrella||Pick up at The Umbrella|
The Arts & REC Program is open for students ages 5-12 in Grades K – 6 for the 2023-2024 school year.
Full-Day (9:00am - 4:30pm)
Before March 1: $475 / On or after March 1: $500
Registration will close at 11:59pm EST on Sunday, 3 weeks prior to the start of the respective Summer Program week. Registrations after a deadline date may be accepted on a space available basis with an additional fee of $50. Parents must contact The Umbrella office by phone or in person and be ready to make payment at the time of registration and complete all of the required camp forms.
In the unlikely event that a program is under-enrolled, the Program will be cancelled 2 weeks prior to the start date and a full refund will be given.
Tuition, less a $50 registration fee per week/session, will be refunded if the request is made PRIOR to the registration deadline for the week for which the registration was intended to begin. Registration will close at 11:59pm EST on Sunday, 3 weeks prior to the start of the respective Summer Program week. 50% of tuition payments may be refunded on a case by case basis after a registration deadline up to the start of each camp week. On or after the first day of each registered camp week, no refunds are given. In the case of an accident or illness, please contact the Umbrella office. We may be able to arrange a later start date.
Afternoon Extended Care is available as an add-on for students enrolled in the Arts & REC Program. Extended Care afternoon is a combined afternoon program we run for students enrolled in all of our Summer Arts Under The Umbrella Camp Programs from 4:30pm - 6:00pm daily Monday - Friday. Extended Care pick up on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday will take place at The Umbrella. On Wednesdays (the day of the Concord Rec Field Trip) Extended Care pick up will take place at Concord Recreation.
Morning Extended Care is available as an add-on for students enrolled in the Arts & REC Program. Extended Day Morning is run by Concord Recreation and registration for Extended Morning can be completed on the Concord Recreation registration website. If you have any questions regarding our Extended Day Afternoon please contact The Umbrella office.
Extended AM with Concord Rec (7:30am - 9:00am): $60 for all week (Monday-Friday) (register with Concord Rec)
Extended PM with The Umbrella Camp (4:30pm - 6:00pm): $100 for all week (Monday-Friday)
Grades K - 6 will be divided by age into similar age color groups. These color groups will be determined based upon the ages and total number of students enrolled per camp week. Please note that your child's age group will be adjusted to the nearest age group depending upon availability, at the discretion of the Camp Director. If you would like your student in a specific age group or with a friend you can make a request in the request section of the online registration. Requests will be honored when possible, but cannot be guaranteed and decisions on granting requests is at the discretion of the Camp Director.
A limited amount of tuition assistance is offered by The Umbrella through the Babette Newburger Art Education Fund to cover partial tuition costs for families in need. Application and approval are necessary. Awards are made first come, first served on a rolling deadline. Please contact Jason Springer, Director of Education, at 978-371-0820 x202 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
DROP OFF & PICK UP:
Drop off: Campers in Arts & REC will be dropped off at a designated location at the Concord Recreation building located at 90 Stow Street in Concord
Pick up: Campers in Arts & REC will be picked up at a designated location at The Umbrella Arts Center located at 40 Stow Street in Concord. Special Note: Field Trip Wednesdays are FULL DAY with Concord Rec, and pick up for Arts & REC children will be at Concord Recreation located at 90 Stow Street in Concord. Buses will typically return to 90 Stow Street for the 4pm pick-up. If your child is in Extended Afternoon Care (4:30 - 6:00pm) with The Umbrella, they will remain at Concord Recreation for extended care. Pick up will be by 6pm at 90 Stow Street.
PLEASE NOTE: Parents/guardians/emergency contact adults are fully responsible for signing in all children at drop off and for signing out all children at pick up.
Should a camp week sell out, we will open a waitlist. We encourage interested families to register for the waitlist option, as spots may open up and/or more spots may be added depending on staffing and final program enrollment. Notifications may begin in March. If you have any questions about the waitlist please contact Rebecca Campbell, Camp Director, at 978-371-0820 x200 or email@example.com.
MORE INFORMATION AND CONTACTS:
Concord Recreation Hunt Recreation Center 90 Stow Street, Concord, MA 01742
Emily Madison, Recreation Supervisor
Mardi Hutchinson, Recreation Supervisor
For more info visit: https://www.concordrec.com/164/Summer-Camps-Programs-and-Clinics
The Umbrella Arts Center 40 Stow Street, Concord, MA 01742
Rebecca Campbell, Camp Director
Jason Springer, Director of Education
For more info visit: https://theumbrellaarts.org/program/summer-camps
SUMMER ARTS UNDER THE UMBRELLA - CAMP POLICIES AND AGREEMENTS:
Programming is subject to change as new safety protocols are put in place. For additional questions about Summer Camp contact Rebecca Campbell, Camp Director at firstname.lastname@example.org or 978-371-0820 x200. Camp must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the local board of health.