Cobb County Government

Fullers Recreation Center Camps

fullers recreation center

3499 Robinson Road
Marietta 30067
(770) 509-2737
(Located in Fullers Park)


Facility Manager: Clinton Jones
Clinton.Jones@cobbcounty.org



2017 Summer Camps

Registration begins March 7th at 6:00pm

Download 2017 camp registration information here


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General Information

Age Range
Kid’s camp is designed for ages 6 – 11. Kids age 5 who have completed kindergarten may be accepted with approval of the Camp Director.
Teen Camp is designed for ages 12 – 15, who must have experienced at least one year of middle school. Campers 11 years of age may be accepted if they meet the middle school requirement and with approval of the Camp Director.

Camp Dates
The 2017 Summer Day Camp program has 9 one-week sessions starting on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 and ending on Friday, July 28, 2017. (See Summer Camp Themes for weekly breakdown)

Registration Dates
Registration starts on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. You may register in person or on-line. Registration continues each day thereafter until camp is full.

Camp Hours
Camp starts at 9:00am and runs until 4:00pm. Parents can drop off their campers between 7:30am - 9:00am; and pick-up their campers between 4:00pm - 5:30pm. Drop-off and pick-up times are included in the cost of camp.

Dress Code / Attire
We strongly encourage campers to wear athletic shoes and comfortable clothing. Most of our activities and events include physical activity.

Drop-Off / Pick-up
All Campers who are dropped-off OR picked-up must be escorted by a parent or guardian for signing in/out procedures. Signing- out requires a form of ID. No exceptions, this is a safety precaution!!

Extended Camp Hours
Late pick-up (after 5:30pm) is not offered. In the case of excessive late pick-ups you may be asked to withdraw your camper(s) from camp.

Fees
Summer Camps registration fee is one hundred dollars per week ($100) for each camper. However, if you are registering multiple campers (siblings) it’s half off or fifty dollars ($50) per week for each additional camper. You must register in person to receive the discount or you may be refunded should you choose to register on-line and make payment in-full (on-line registration does not offer the multiple registration discount). All Payments are due upon registration, No Exceptions.

Field Trips & Special Event Fridays
Field trips are an additional weekly costs and the Parents or Guardians responsibility to pay for their Camper(s) trip(s). These fees must be paid in cash weekly upon signing-in, and are paid directly to the vendors. Information about our Fun Friday Events and Field trips will be sent home in the weekly newsletter each week. Please note that Fieldtrips are subject to change with little or no prior notice.

Lunch & Snacks
Parents must provide lunch and snacks daily. Please pack a hefty lunch and two snacks due to increased activity at camp. We have vending machines on site for campers to use as well.

Staff
Camp is supervised by the Camp Directors and Counselors. Everyone is first-aid and CPR certified. The Counselor-to-Camper ratio is 1:10, not to exceed 1:12.

Valuables
We recommend all valuables be left at home including, but not limited to: cell phones, hand-held video game devices, MP3 players, cameras, trading cards and silly bands. We will not be held responsible for lost or stolen items.

Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Does the Summer Camp have Pre and Post Care?
A: Yes, Constructive play time starts at 9am and ends at 4pm. Pre-Camp is from 7:30am - 9:00am; Post-Camp is from 4:00pm - 5:30pm.

Q: What should you do upon arrival to camp?
A: Make sure that you sign your camper in daily. Their names will be listed on a roster in alphabetical order at the front desk.

Q: What should you do if your campers name is not on the sign-in roster?
A: Please speak with a staff member to make sure your camper is properly registered.

Q: What is the camp registration fee?
A: The registration fee is $100 dollars for the first camper and $50 for additional campers registered under the same family account.

Q: What should I do if I’m running late and can’t pick my camper up before 5:30pm?
A: Call (770) 509 – 2737 ahead of time to notify staff so that accommodations can be made.

Q: Will camp registration fees be prorated if I register my camper after the program has started?
A: Yes, but no fees will be prorated after registration is completed (i.e. – You registered successfully for the full five days and your camper missed three of those days. No fees will be prorated)

2017 Summer Camp Themes
WK1 (MAY 29 – JUNE 2)
“Welcome Back” – A great time to connect with old friends and create new ones. Campers will create summer camp memorabilia; enjoy s’mores and ice cream, bouncy houses, water inflatables and games.
Kids Camp (11810) Teen Camp (11818)
Fieldtrips: Swimming & Skating (Kids Camp) S.Cobb Aquatic & Rec Center (Teen Camp)

WK 2 (JUNE 5 – 9)
“Sports Extravaganza” – Campers will be introduced to an assortment of team building games and sports.
Kids Camp (11811) Teen Camp (11819)
Fieldtrips: College Football Hall of Fame (Both Camps)

WK 3 (JUNE 12 – 16)
“Fiesta” – During this elaborate party week campers will break piñatas, make tie-dye tees and play fiesta games.
Kids Camp (11812) Teen Camp (11820)  
Fieldtrips: World of Coca Cola (Both Groups)

WK 4 (JUNE 19 – 23)
“Survivor Week” – During this week of fun campers will compete as teams to see who will be declared “The SURVIVORS”. Each team will create flags and compete in different challenges through the week to earn points. The team with the most point at the end wins.
Kids Camp (11813) Teen Camp (11821)
Fieldtrips: Xdrenaline (Kids Camp) Andretti’s (Teen Camp)

WK 5 (JUNE 26 – 30)
“Halloween” – A week of Costumes, parades and sweet treats for campers; Campers will design a mini Jack O Lantern, have a Halloween Costume Party and Haunted House Entertainment. The group with the most participation wins a pizza party on Friday of this week.
Kids Camp (11814) Teen Camp (11822)
Fieldtrip: Regal Cinemas/S. Cobb Aquatics (Kids Camp) White Water (Teen Camp)

WK 6 (JULY 3 – 7)
“Kick Back” – This week campers are kicking back with a friend commerating independence day.
Kids Camp (11815) Teen Camp (11823)
Fieldtrip: Zoo Atlanta (Kids Camp) Dave & Buster (Teen Camp)

WK 7 (JULY 10 – 14)
“Hip Hop Dayz” – Campers will have an opportunity to show case their artistic skills; Whether it is performing a song from their favorite artist; acting out a scene from their favorite movie or book; or quoting lines from their favorite poet (within appropriateness).
Kids Camp (11816) Teen Camp (11824)
Fieldtrip: Main Event (Kids Camp) Medieval Times (Teen Camp)

WK 8 (JULY 17 – 21)
“Hawaiian Hullabaloo” – This week campers will hold a Luau. They will make fruit kabobs, play beach volleyball, toss water balloons, fly kites and more in the land of the sun…… enjoying the outdoors.
Kids Camp (11817) Teen Camp (11825)
Fieldtrip: Swimming/Skating (Kids Camp) Seven Springs/Sparkles - Teens Choice (Teen Camp)

WK 9 (JULY 24 – 28)
“H20” – This week campers are sure to get wet with plenty of with balloon fights, out- door water slides and games.
Kids Camp (12245) Teen Camp (12246)
Fieldtrip: TBA