• Playground Area
  • From the water...
  • Rescue Boat...
  • Red Cross Certified Lifeguards
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Waterfront...
  • Rt. 34...
  • Water Safety...
  • Dodge Ball
  • Staying Cool...
  • Looking Down from Rt. 34
  • New Raft - Dock Blocks
  • Fishin'
  • Football
  • Playing in the sand...
  • Vinny Testaverde...
  • Friendships...



Contact us: MikeDrew2@aol.com

Camp Hours

9:30am to 4:30pm

Monday thru Friday



Early Drop-Off

8:00am to 9:30am

$30.00 per week per child

[Fees can be paid upfront when registering OR weekly as needed]




No Late Pick-Up

Camp day ends at 4:30pm


Virtual Tour!

Buddy Check!


The Recreation Camp is a non-profit member of the Valley United Way, and has continuously operated a summer camp on the Housatonic River in Derby since 1917. With a staff of 8 State of Connecticut certified teachers and the regions only Red Cross certified kayaking, canoeing, and sailing instructor, our mission is to provide early childhood education and water related activities to children from the communities of Derby, Shelton, Ansonia, Seymour, and Oxford during the summer recess. For the very affordable cost of $150.00 per week, your child can spend the summer enjoying a truly wonderful day camp experience. The Camp offers multi-child discounts and financial assistance for those who qualify. lace wigs uk

June 26th to Aug. 16th