Summer Camp Guide Available Online Now - Registration Begins February 15

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Summer Camp Guide Available Online Now - Registration Begins February 15

For Immediate Release: February 1, 2017

Registration for 2017 summer camps offered by the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities will begin early again this year to allow more time for summer planning. Registration for summer camps will begin at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, February 15 for Alexandria residents and on Friday, February 17 for nonresidents. Register online or in-person at the Lee Center, 1108 Jefferson St.

The 2017 Summer of Smiles Summer Camps Guide is now available online at and free printed brochures will be available at City Hall, recreation centers, and public libraries located throughout the City. The Summer of Smiles Summer Camps Guide contains a variety of camps available to youth ages 2-17, including sports, creative arts, computer, nature, performing arts, excursion, STEM, Camp Adventure, Out of School Time (residents only) and classic camps. To make summer planning even easier, an index lists camps available by week offered and age group with easy-to-read icons indicating camps with Before or After Care available.

Registration for all other Spring and Summer programs, including activities, classes and leagues occurring mid-April through August 2017, will begin on Wednesday, March 15 for Alexandria residents and Friday, March 17 for nonresidents. The Spring and Summer Program Guide will be available online and in City facilities beginning Wednesday, March 1. Request a Free Subscription to receive future issues by mail or call 703.746.5414. 

Space is still available and registration is currently being accepted for Winter Programs taking place through mid-April - Register Online Today!

For more information, contact the Registration and Reservation Office at 703.746.5414, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the City’s Human Rights Code and the Americans with Disabilities Act. To request a reasonable accommodation or to request materials in an alternative format, call Kelly Gilfillen, Marketing Manager, at 703.746.4644 (VA Relay 711) or e-mail