Summer Day Camps

Two Youth Summer Programs
Coralville Parks and Recreation offers two summer day camps for youth:
  • SPARK: For children who have completed kindergarten through entering sixth grade, and
  • Trail Trekkers: For kids entering sixth through ninth grades. 

  1. SPARK (Grades K-6)
  2. Trail Trekkers (Grades 6-9)

SPARK Day Camp (Grades K-6)

General Information
About SPARK (Summer Park and Rec Kids) up your child's summer at Coralville Parks and Recreation's weekly themed summer camps!
Age Completed kindergarten through entering sixth grade
Days Monday-Friday
Dates Weekly sessions, June 4-August 10, 2018 
(no camp on July 4, 2018)
  • 8:15 am-4:30 pm (basic camp)
  • 7:00 am-5:30 pm (extended day option)
Activities Arts and crafts, gym games, field trips, swimming
  • Central (Coralville Recreation Center and S.T. Morrison Park, 1506 8th St., Coralville)
  • North (Van Allen Elementary School, 170 Abigail Ln., North Liberty)
  • South (Borlaug Elementary School, 1000 Kennedy Pkwy., Coralville)
Cost Basic camp (8:15 am-4:30 pm): $175 per week residents / $185 per week non-residents
  • Add $25 per week: extended day option (7:00 am-5:30 pm)
  • Add $30 per week: field trip fee (added to Sessions 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10)
Discounts 10% discount per child, if registered for seven (7) or more weekly sessions
Learn More Contact Coralville Parks and Recreation, 319.248.1750

How to Register

  1. Forms available beginning February 26, 2018 online, at the Coralville Recreation Center, or the respective campus location.  
  2. Registration Dates:
    Current Coralville Recreation BASP Families: February 26-March 23, 2018. 
    General Public: February 26-April 2, 2018. 
    Registrations will be accepted after April 2, 2018 on a first come, first serve basis, if space is still available
  3. Submit registration at the Coralville Recreation Center or respective campus location. 
  4. Confirmation e-mails will be sent when registration is complete. If a session is closed, parents will be notified by the Recreation Program Supervisor/Coordinator.

Apply to Be a Junior Leader

Youth entering grades 7-9 may apply to be a SPARK Junior Leader. Junior Leaders serve approximately 15 hours per week as role models for campers and gain leadership skills.  Applications are due by April 30, 2018.

Junior Leader Application
 (Download PDF)