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All Day Camps

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Grades K-5
Teacher work days/some holidays
Resident: $40/day 
Nonresident: $50/day
Snack provided. Bring a lunch.
Children and Youth Services provides care for school age children on Teacher Work Days and other holidays. Elementary level (K-5th) children meet and play at the Ebster Recreation Center, 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m. Each day has a special theme and involves a variety of different activities including arts and crafts, group games, an optional movie, and plenty of movement. Children bring a lunch from home. Drinks and snacks are provided. See chart for theme schedule. City of Decatur after school enrollment is not a prerequisite to attend All Day Camps. Registration is limited.

How to Register
If your household has registered for past City of Decatur events and activities you can use WebTrac to register. Select School Holiday Programs.  K-5 camps can be found under Children's Services (582***). All Day Camps are listed in the order in which they occur.  Registration can also be taken by phone at Active Living (404) 377-0494 or CYS (404) 378-1082.

If you are new to City of Decatur Active Living and Children and Youth Services activities you will need to complete forms for the current school year found on the After School Programs page for a New Household and submit them online in order to generate a household profile. Contact us after submitting forms at to inquire about enrollment.

* Limited financial assistance is available for Decatur residents who demonstrate a need. 

2017-18 All Day Camp Schedule for K-5th Graders @ Ebster Recreation Center
Date Day Theme   Week Theme Make or Break Deadline
January 2 Howdy, Partner!  Welcome to the Wacky Wild West December 15
January 3 Boots,Chaps,and Cowboy Hats  Welcome to the Wacky Wild West December 15
February 20 Sports Science  Adventures in Science February 6
February 21
Adventure Time  Adventures in Science February 6
February 22 STEAM Ahead! Science Meets Art  Adventures in Science February 6
February 23 Nature's Own Scientists  Adventures in Science February 6
March 12 The Land Before Time   February 26
April 2 Lost Boys  Adventures in Neverland March 19
April 3 No Talking to Pirates  Adventures in Neverland March 19
April 4 Tinkerbell and Her Pixie Friends  Adventures in Neverland March 19
April 5 Escape to Neverland  Adventures in Neverland March 19
April 6 Return to Neverland  Adventures in Neverland March 19