A summer recreational program for special needs children ages 3-21 with physical, intellectual, developmental, and/or other health impairments. Serving the towns of Glastonbury, Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, Newington and Cromwell. See detailed application and information packet below.
Camp Sunrise is sponsored by the Parks and Recreation Departments in Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, Newington, Glastonbury and Cromwell. The Glastonbury Parks and Recreation Department directly organizes and oversees the camp. Camp runs for seven weeks from June 18-August 3 (depending on school snow days). Hours are 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. The program will meet at the Smith Middle School Cafeteria in Glastonbury. You may sign your child up for one to seven weeks. There will be no camp on Wednesday, July 4.
Each group participates in a variety of activity periods each day which include games, sports, art and crafts, nature walks and field trips. A typical camp day consists of several planned activity periods throughout the day including sports, nature, arts and crafts and special events. Campers will swim at the Addison outdoor pool.
Camper fees: $119/week for special needs child; $149 for typical siblings
Transportation for Rocky Hill residents is provided to and from camp. The bus leaves from Town Hall. There is a $25/week transportation fee.
REGISTRATION STARTS ON TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 6. YOU NEED TO REGISTER WITH THE GLASTONBURY PARKS AND RECREATION DEPT. THE CAMP WILL USUALLY FILL UP BY APRIL.
For information on Camp Sunrise contact the Glastonbury Parks and Recreation Dept. at 860-652-7679.