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Parents, registration now open for school-age children at Camp Connection

Posted Aug. 10, 2020

Online registration is now open for Fort Worth’s Camp Connection, a new option for working parents that provides a safe place for students ages 5-13 to attend while parents continue working or return to work.

Sessions will operate 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Extended care outside of these times will not be available. Camp fee will be $30 per week with scholarships available. A community center membership card is required to register for Camp Connection.

All Fort Worth community centers will host camp, with the exception of MLK Community Center, which is hosting Freedom School, and Sycamore Community Center, which will host only Session 2.

Two sessions are planned:
Camp Connection Session 1, Aug. 17-28. Due to the delay in school starting, Fort Worth community centers will provide a two-week extension of summer camp service. Breakfast, lunch and a snack will be provided.
Camp Connection Session 2: Sept. 8-Oct. 2. Camp Connection will provide supportive learning opportunities for children in nearby communities at community centers. Camps will be staffed with recreation professionals to provide a learning partnership through homework assistance. Camp Connection will offer adult supervision for youth while completing their online school assignments. Breakfast, lunch and a snack will be provided.

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