Summer Camps

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
sely@knoxvilletn.gov
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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2017 Summer Program Staff
Pictured here are several of the 2017 Summer Playground Program Staff at a staff training day!                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The City of Knoxville hosts several Summer Camps to provide recreational activities for its Knoxville residents.

SUMMER PLAYGROUND PROGRAM

The City of Knoxville Parks and Recreation Department hosts its Summer Playground Program, open to Knoxville residents, at each of its 10 recreation centers located in all sections of Knoxville. This program provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including swimming, canoeing and field trips to the Knoxville Arts and Fine Crafts Center. Participants are provided lunch each day at certain locations. For more information, call 865-215-1714.

Click here for the Summer Playground Program Flyer [PDF]
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Ages: 6-12 years of age
Must be 6 years old by June 2, 2017
Costs: $20 registration fee by June 3 for City residents ($40 non-residents) ($30 for residents / $50 for non-residents after June 3)
Additional fees for field trips
Dates: June 5-30, 2017 * *
July 10-28, 2017
* No Summer Camp July 3-7
Times: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Cal Johnson Recreation Center | 507 Hall of Fame Drive | Phone: 865-522-3177
**Contact for more information regarding Summer Programming for Teens
Summer Program Calendar [Details to Come]

Cecil Webb Recreation Center
| 953 E. Old Moody Ave. | Phone: 865-577-0651
Summer Program Calendar: June [PDF]
Summer Program Calendar: July [PDF]

Christenberry Community Center
| 931 Oglewood Ave. | Phone: 865-637-5991
Summer Program Calendars: June & July [PDF]

Cumberland Estates Recreation Center
| 4529 Silverhill Drive | Phone: 865-588-3442
Summer Program Calendar: June [PDF]
Summer Program Calendar: July [PDF]

Deane Hill Recreation Center
| 7400 Deane Hill Drive | Phone: 865-690-0781
Summer Program Calendars [PDF]

Dr. E.V. Davidson Community Center
| 3124 Wilson Ave. | Phone: 865-971-4746
Summer Program Calendars [PDF]

Lonsdale Recreation Center
| 2700 Stonewall | Phone: 865-546-0696
Summer Program Calendar: June [PDF]
Summer Program Calendar: July [PDF]

Milton Roberts Recreation Center
| 5900 Asheville Hwy. | Phone: 865-546-4536
Summer Program Calendars [PDF]

Richard Leake Recreation Center
| 3511 Alice Bell Rd. | Phone: 865-525-2031
Summer Program Calendars [PDF]

West Haven Recreation Center
| 3622 Sisk Rd. | Phone: 865-546-1315
Summer Program Calendar [Details to Come]

ART CAMP
Ages:
sessions for ages varying from 4 to 15-years-old
Costs: Prices vary
Dates: Varying dates and times throughout the summer
Places: Knoxville Arts and Fine Crafts Center, 1127B Broadway Ave.
Call 865-523-1401 or visit Arts & Fine Crafts Center for more information. Click here to view the KAFCC webpage.

JUNIOR TENNIS CAMPS

Ages: sessions for 6-13 years-old and Rising 8th grade-high school
Costs: $125
Dates: Varying dates and times throughout the summer
Places: Tyson Park and West Hills Park
Call 865-522-3303 for more information.

Tennis Fliers
Rallycats Beginner Youth Session [PDF]
Summer Camp Flyer [PDF]
Junior Summer Session Info and Enrollment Form [PDF]
Adult Beginning Level Tennis Apprentice [PDF]
Adult Evening Summer Classes [PDF]
Adult Tennis Leagues [PDF]

IJAMS NATURE CENTER CAMPS
Ages: sessions for ages varying from 4 to 18-years-old
Costs: Prices vary
Dates: Varying dates and times throughout the summer
Places: Ijams Nature Center, 2915 Island Home Ave.
Call 865-577-4717 or visit www.ijams.org for more information.

BEARDSLEY FARM CAMP
Ages: sessions for rising 4th and 5th graders
Costs: $200/week
Dates: June 12-16, 2017
Places: CAC Beardsley Community Farm, 1741 Reynolds Street
Call 865-546-8446 or visit http://www.beardsleyfarm.org/farm-camp for more information.