Life Enrichment and Preschool Programs

Life enrichment and preschool programs are mostly held at the Hillcrest Community Center and the Moss Building at the Waters-Moss Memorial Wildlife Area.  Check below for current offerings. For 50+ programs, check here. 


SOLD OUT BUT RETURNING SOON… Backyard Camping Fun Pack, $10 each

Whether you are participating in the Great American Campout, doing your own backyard campout, or going on a family camping trip this summer, here’s a pack of kid crafts and activities to add to the fun!
Purchase at the downtown Parks and Recreation office at #1 S 7th St.
Each Fun Pack includes:

Cinch sack bag (color-your-own camping themed)
Mini flashlight
Marshmallows for roasting
Campfire recipes
Bubbles and bubble recipes
Supplies/kits to make 5 crafts:
     Camp Lantern Jar Craft
     Bubble Snakes Craft
     Firefly Glow Stick Necklace
     Paper Binoculars Craft
     Garden Pot Craft with Flower Seeds to Plant

Camping Fun Pack


Camp Slime

Ages: 6-9
7:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Session 1: July 6-10
Session 2: July 27-31
Price: $72.50
Get ready for a week of messy fun! Everything from shaving cream slip n’ slide, to slimy crafts, to gooey projects, to squishy games and more. A fun day camp with a messy twist. Wear clothes and shoes that can get stained and dirty. Bring a water bottle, sunscreen, swimsuit, goggles, towel, water shoes and change of clothes.
Social distancing guidelines will be in place and crafts will be adjusted so that supplies are not shared.  Pre-registration required.

Camp Slime
Summer Dance Camps

Youth camp: ages 5-8
July 13-17, 9 am to 12 pm (Friday is show only)
Price: $99
Preschool camp: ages 2-4 (with adult participant)
July 13-17, 12-12:30 pm (Friday is show at 9 am) 
Price: $45
Hillcrest Community Center
Kids in both camps will
learn the fundamentals of ballet, jazz and cheerleading. Social distancing will be in place and groups will be limited in size. For more details and to register, click here.


Preschool dance camp