School Holiday Programs

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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 students on Teacher Work Days and other holidays. This allows parents to be at work and gives the children a day with friends from other after school sites. 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.

K-5th Camps
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.

* 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     Theme  DAY THEME  make or break deadline 
September 18     Space Camp NASA Training September 1
September 19     Space Camp Stargazing September 1
september 20     Space Camp Earth Day September 1
September 21     Space Camp Sun and Moon Showdown September 1
September 22     Space Camp Planetary Travel September 1
October 9       Spooktacular Extravaganza September 25
November 7       Let's Get Messy! October 24
November 20     Cruising through Camp Safari Adventure November 6
November 21     Cruising through Camp  Sail the Seven Seas November 6
January 2     Wacky Wild West Howdy, Partner! December 15
January 3     Wacky Wild West Boots, Chaps, & Cowboy Hats December 15