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2016 Summer Camp Registration


Don’t miss the fun at our Summer Camp program at the Wissahickon Middle School with use of the Pool.  Field trips and special event days will make great memories! Call the Township Buildingfor more information.

Download registration forms on the Township website You can also pay for the summer camp fees on-line, the registration forms must still be mailed or dropped off at the Township Building. Please call the Recreation Department with any questions.  


Dates:  June 20 – July 30

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Post Camp: 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. (additional cost) $345 per child

Location:  Wissahickon Middle School

Daily Swimming:  Wissahickon Middle School

Ages:  6 (or completed Kindergarten) – 12 years


Entire 6 Week Camp (June 20– July 30) 

$635 first resident child                                                         

$570 for each additional resident child                           

$735 first non-resident child                                      

$700 for each additional non-resident child

Weekly rates for 2016

$210 first resident child                                                             

$180 for each additional resident child

$260 first non-resident child

$235 for each additional non-resident child



Bus Trips

Hyde Park on the Hudson

Hyde Park on the Hudson

Tour Hyde Park’s famous historic places: FDR’s library, the Vanderbilt Mansion and more. Enjoy lunch at the famous Culinary Institute of America (CIA) enjoy a stroll through the park as so many famous Americans did during a genteel time in rural New York.

Cost of the trip includes all entrance fees and lunch. 

Date:  Wednesday, October 5

Bus Departure Time:  7:00 a.m.

Bus Departure Location:Lower Gwynedd Township

Cost:  $150 per person


The Footsteps of Frank Sinatra

Join the fun as you visit the joints and haunts of Frank Sinatra with a private guide. A combination of bus, walking and museum tour, this trip will take you through Frank’s hometown. You’ll see the places he frequented and hear the hometown stories about Ol’ Blue Eyes. Enjoy a full plated lunch at local Hoboken restaurant. Visit the special Frank Sinatra exhibit at the Hoboken Museum and time to visit The Frank Sinatra Memorial Park.

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Date:  Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Bus Departure Time:  9:00 a.m.

Arrive Home:  approximately 6:00 p.m.

Bus Departure Location:  Lower Gwynedd Township

Cost:  $125 per person (includes all entrance fees)



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Cheerleading Camp

Date:  June 27- July 1

*Ages:  3-4 year olds

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Cost:  $59 per participant

*Ages:  5-12 year olds

Time:  9 a.m. – Noon

Cost:  $ 119 per participant

Location:  Oxford Park


Basketball Camp

Date:  June 27- July 1

*Ages:  3-4 year olds

Time:  9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Cost:  $59 per participant

*Ages:  5-12 year olds

Time:  9 a.m. – Noon

Cost:  $ 119 per participant

Location:  Oxford Park 


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Young Rembrandts

SUMMER Specialty Workshops


Register early to reserve a place for your younger artists!


Early Elementary groups: (ages 4-7) 9:00 through 11:00am

Elementary Groups: (ages 8-14) - 11:30 through 1:30pm

Cost: $110 per session    

Classes will be held at Penllyn Woods Building

Maximum class capacity is to be no more than twenty participants


6/20 - 6/23 Monsters, Creatures and Creeps ~ If your child is a fan of creepy, crawly monsters, it's a perfect fit.

6/27 - 6/30 Young Rembrandts at Sea ~ Grab your goggles & take a colorful, seafaring voyage. 

 7/11 - 7/14 Household Pets ~ Explore  the playful side of our animal friends. 

7/18 - 7/21 Enchanted Academy ~ Draw an enchanted academy & a day at the races with dragons.

7/25 - 7/28Bits of Summer Fun ~ Put summer experience into your art in different media.

8/1 - 8/4 Master Artists ~ Spend time learning about Master Artists & be Masters ourselves.

8/8 - 8/11 Horses, Horses & More Horses ~ Explore the wonderful world of horses

8/15 - 8/18 Australian Adventures ~ Try different techniques/ media for Australian - themed drawings.  


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Cooking Camps 

Chololate, Chocolate, and More Chocolate!

If your children are WILD about chocolate, THIS camp is for them! They'll learn to prepare everything chocolate ~ candy, cake, and toher chocolate desserts!

Ages:  5-9 years 

Dates: Monday August 1 - Thursday August 4

Time: 10 a.m. - Noon 

Location:  Penllyn Woods Community Building

Cost: $140 per participant 

Eat Like the Olympians 

In honor of the Summer Olympics, we will prepare favorite recipes fro some of our US Olympians and some of their most esteemed international competitors.  

Ages:  10 - 14 years 

Date: Monday August 8 - Thursday August 11

Time: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. 

Location: Penllyn Woods Community Building 

Cost: $140 per particiaipant 




Knitting for Everyone

If you are an experienced knitter, or just a beginner and wish to learn how to knit. If you have a knitting question, or need help with a pattern.This is a very informal group who meets at the Penllyn Woods Community Building once a week.

Dates: Thursday Afternoons
Time: 1:00 -3:00 p.m.
Location: Penllyn Woods Community Building


Penllyn Woods Community Building

Penllyn Woods Community Buillding

Reservations are being taking for the 2016 calendar year.  If you have an upcoming birthday party, wedding shower, baby shower or family gathering how about considering the Penllyn Woods Community Building.  Contact Sandi Feight, Recreation Director for the room's availability 215-646-5302.