Summer Day Camp provides recreation and educational activities in a safe environment. At camp, children are encouraged to explore opportunities while having fun and making new friends! Camp staff lead educational activities, games, arts and crafts projects and field trips all around Dane County. Breakfast, lunch, an afternooon snack and dinner are provided each day. The camp is held at our 3030 Darbo Drive Community Center.

Dates: June 18- August 10

Times: Monday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Cost: If paid in full by Camp Day 1, a 10% discount is offered.

Number of children 1 2 3+
Cost per week $20 $30 $40

Age/Grade Requirement: Completed Kindergarten -through- entering 6th Grade

Link to Summer Camp Enrollment Form

 Summer Day Camp 2 

After-School Program

The Afterschool program is for all children in grades K-5, no matter their school or home neighborhood. It provides help with homework, focusing on literacy and math skills, plus additional enrichment activities. Field trips are also scheduled during the year.

Public school transportation is provided from Lowell Elementary, while The Salvation Army provides transportation from Emerson, Hawthorne, and Sandburg Elementary Schools to the Community Center. Parents are responsible for transportation from the Community Center to home.

Monday: 1:20-5 pm

Tuesday-Friday: 2:45-5 pm

Link to After-School Registration Form

Play and Learn

Play and Learn is a traveling pre-school sponsored by United Way and held at The Salvation Army every Tuesday morning. It is a free program for children from birth to 5 years and their caregivers that offers a variety of activities, including stories, pretending, building and crafts. Children learn math, literacy and social skills, while caregivers gain a greater understanding of child development.

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Summer 2018 Gym Schedule

*Pickle Ball is $2/session

Rentals for weekdays after 6 PM and on Saturdays are available by appointment.


Comm. Center Director  (608) 250-2257

Education Coordinator (608) 250-2275

Recreation Coordinator (608) 250-2252

Front Desk: (608) 250-2232

All activities take place at 3030 Darbo Drive.

Please enter through the gym doors along Darbo Drive.

After School Program 2

*SNOW DAYS: When Madison Schools are closed, so is the Community Center.