• Summer Camps at the Aquatic Center

  • Summer Day Camp 2020

    MHCC Aquatic Center offers weekly summer camps with organized arts & crafts, games and swimming.
    Join us and dive right into summer!
    Days:                                                     Monday-Friday                 `             
    Times:                                                  9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
    Ages:                                                    6-12 years
    Cost per week:                                  $200 unless otherwise noted                       
    Extended Hours:              Early Care: 8 - 9 a.m. $25 per week           Late Care:  4:30 – 5:30 p.m. $25 per week

    Registration opens online Thursday, March 5, 2020 at 8 a.m.; in-person registration opens Friday, March 6 at 8 a.m.
    Register online at apm.activecommunities.com/mhcc or in person at the Aquatic Center Front Desk

    Week Field Trip Cost
    June 15 - 19

    Week 1: Up & Atom!


    June 22 - 26

    Week 2: Wonder Emporium


    June 29 - July 2

    Week 3:  I love the 80’s


    July 6 - 10

    Week 4: Animal Planet


    July 20 - 24

    Week 5: Funky Fun


    July 27 - 31 Week 6: Adventure Time


    August 3 - 7

    Week 7: Splish Splash!


    August 10 - 14

    Week 8: Doodle Days


    August 17 - 21

    Week 9: Wacky Sports


    MHCC Aquatic Center is located at
    3545 NE 17th St, Gresham, OR 97030
    Phone: (503) 491-7243
    For specific camp questions or information, please contact
     Kala Franklin, kala.franklin@mhcc.edu

    **Swimming is not offered daily due to various regional & national swim competitions being held at MHCC during the summer.*

    Mt. Hood Community College Aquatic Center Summer Camp Overview

      MHCC Aquatic Center Summer Camp offers various organized activities (arts and crafts, indoor/outdoor games and swimming) for children ages 6 to 12 years old. Swimming* is provided most afternoons; please check the camp description for days and time. Every Friday MHCC Summer Camp has a popcorn & party.

    MHCC Summer Campers need a packed lunch, water bottle and 2-3 snacks for each day of camp.  It is strongly encouraged to pack a change of clothes, sunscreen, swimwear, goggles and a towel. Please make sure your camper has eaten breakfast before the start of camp, MHCC Summer Camp does not provide food or meals.

    *Pool use for swimming is dependent on availability and weather; all dates are subject to change and will be corrected as needed.

    Camp Descriptions

    Week 1: Up & Atom!                     June 15 - 19
    You’ll never be boron at this summer camp! Come join us for some slimy, ooey -gooey fun and food explosions in the sun. Bring your inner mad scientist and towel for this exciting week of science fun.
    Swimming:  M T W TH 1:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. 
    Online/In-person Registration closes June 12 at noon.   

    Week 2: Wonder Emporium       June 22 – 26
    Wonder what you should do this week? Well wonder no more, and wander over to the MHCC Aquatic Center for a wonderful summer camp filled with crafts, and games. This week’s theme is all about imagination and what you can create.
    Swimming:  M T 1:30 - 4 p.m.
    Online/In-person Registration closes June 19 at noon.   

    Week 3:  I love the 80’s                 June 29 - July 2
    Come party like its 1989! It’s, like, totally 80’s week and it’s going to be radical!  Join us for neon-inspired crafts, big hair and the greatest jams of the decade.  This is going to be a terminator-sized great time.
    Swimming:  M T W TH 1:30 - 4 p.m. 
    Online/In-person Registration closes June 26 at noon.

    Week 4: Animal Planet                 July 6 - 10           
    You have to be kitten me right meow! Another fun week at MHCC Summer Camp? We’ll porpoisely make you laugh as you read animal jokes and create your very own 4 or 6-legged creatures! This week is all about the animals on our very own planet.
    Swimming:  M TU W TH 1:30 - 4 p.m. 
    Online/In-person Registration closes July 3 at noon.

    Week 5: Funky Fun         July 20 - 24
    We’ll be groovin’ and movin’ to the sound of that funky beat. We’ll be clapping and singing and picking up our feet in this week’s Funky Fun. Join us for some funkalicious art and fun.
    Swimming:  M T W 1:30 - 4 p.m. 
    Online/In-person Registration closes July 17 at noon.

    Week 6: Adventure Time             July 27 - 31
    Yarrghhh, me matey! Wanna build a pirate ship? Maybe you’re more into space travel, zooming to the moon. Accepting all cowpoke-pirate-space cadets on this week’s exciting adventure!
    Swimming:  M T W TH F 1:30 - 4 p.m. 
    Online/In-person Registration closes July 24 at noon.

    Week 7: Splish Splash!                  August 3 – 7
    Sprinklers, slip n’ slides and watery play- Oh my! You’re going to be absolutely soaked about this week’s summer camp.So come make a splash with us.
    Online/In-person Registration closes July 31 at noon.

    Week 8: Doodle Days                    August 10 - 14
    This is going to be one sweet oodilly--doodily summer camp!  This week we’ll be doodling the days away while playing in the sun, and enjoying some care-free fun.
    Swimming:  M T W TH F 1:30 - 4 p.m.
    Online/In-person Registration closes August 7 at noon.

    Week 9: Wacky Sports                  August 17 – 21
    Pizza delivery relay, wacky waiter races and balancing an egg with a spoon; do you have what it takes to take first place in our annual wacky sports camp?
    Swimming:  M T W TH F 1:30 - 4 p.m.
    Online/In-person Registration closes August 14 at noon.