Day Camps

Summer Camp Preview!

Camp Fife Is For Everyone!

Ages: 6-12

Provide your child with fun and safe activities in a supervised setting. Campers will enjoy field trips, games and art projects. Each week your child will go on one extra field trip a week to either Titlow Park or another local park for environmental education and fun experiences in the outdoors! All your child needs to bring is a sack lunch, water, snacks, sunscreen, bathing suit/towel, and a smile! We’ll take care of the rest. Don’t miss the fun!

Date: 6/25–8/31

Time: 6:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Location: Columbia Jr. High School

Cost: $160 Residents/Week

$170 Non-Residents/Week

Camp Kick-Off!

Titlow Park & Stewart Heights Pool

Dive on in as we start Camp Fife off with a blast! Wacky relays, co-op games, minute-to-win-it games, and much more! We kickoff the summer with field trips to Titlow Park and Stewart Heights Pool.

Dates: 6/25-29

Party in the USA

Salt Water St. Park & Luther Burbank

Happy Fourth of July! Join us as we celebrate the United States. We’ll venture across the country to the four corners and see all it has to offer. Trips to the Salt Water State Park and Luther Burbank will showcase the beauty of the Pacific Northwest.

Dates: 7/2-6 *No Camp 7/4*

Cost: $128 Resident, $138 Non-Resident

Animal Frenzy!

Titlow Park & Point Defiance Zoo

Get ready for a wild adventure at Camp FIFE. We will be learning about animals from the Northwest and beyond as we travel to Titlow Park and the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium!

Dates: 7/9-13


Les Gove Park & Jefferson Park

This week is all about the function of construction. We’ll get creative with building bridges, conduct experiments and create chain reactions! Tuesday we’ll explore Les Gove Park and slide into some fun at Jefferson Park on Thursday!

Date: 7/16-20

Camp Fife’s Got Talent

Titlow & Neverland Theater Performance

Jump on stage as we put together Camp Fife’s very own talent show! Campers will work together on a performance to dazzle the rest of camp with on Friday! Thursday, we will be treated to a performance by Neverland Theater.

Date: 7/23-27

Treasure Island

Steel Lake Park & Rainier Beach Pool

All good treasure hunters know X marks the spot. This week we will set on an adventure to scout the hidden riches of the Northwest. Hunting the land at Steel Lake Park and swimming the depths of Rainier Beach Community Center Pool.

Date: 7/30-8/3

Passport to Fun

Titlow & Rainier’s Game

Join us as we set out to explore our world and see how different destinations have fun. Fill up your passport with stamps to see where you’ve been, including a trip to Cheney Stadium to cheer on the Tacoma Rainier’s!

Date: 8/6-10

Water World

Gene Coulon Park & Owens Beach

Get ready to get super soaked with your friends this week. Tuesday we’ll make a big splash at Gene Coulon. On Thursday we’ll slip n’ slide into a wetventure with Water Madness. Did someone say water balloons?

Date: 8/13-17

Rumble in the Jungle

Titlow & Shadow Lake Nature Reserve

Shh! I hear some rustling in the bushes. Could it be a cougar, snake, maybe a squirrel? Let’s take a closer look at the jungles around us. We’ll investigate Titlow Park and Shadow Lake Nature Reserve on Thursday. What kind of creatures might live in the bog?

Date: 8/20-24

Hawaiian Hullabaloo

Seahurst Park & Dash Point St. Park BBQ

Aloha! The last tropical breeze is blowing into Camp Fife. Let’s break out the pineapples, limbo and leis. We’ll make most of our final week by celebrating in the sun and on the beach. Visiting Seahurst Park on Tuesday and have a Luau BBQ at Dash Point on Thursday!

Date: 8/27-31

Sports Camps

Basketball Camp (Ages 7–12)
This fun, skill-intensive program is designed for beginning to intermediate athletes. An active week of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding.
Date: 7/16-20
Time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $119 Participant
Location: CJH Gym

Mini-Hawk Camp (Ages 4–6)
This multi-sport camp is tailored to your child’s age and skill level while teaching life lessons such as respect and teamwork.
Date: 7/16-20
Time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $119 Participant
Location: Dacca Park Field #3

Flag Football Camp (Ages 7–12)
Youth learn skills on both sides of the football, including the core components of passing, catching and defense.
Date: 7/23-27
Time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $119 Participant
Location: CJH Soccer Field

Volleyball Camp (Ages 8-12)
All aspects of volleyball are taught through drills and exercies that focus on passing, setting, hitting and serving. Program is for beginner and intermediate.
Date: 7/23-27
Time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $119 Participant
Location: CJH Gym

Cheerleading Camp (Ages 7–10)
Skyhawks Cheerleading teaches the essential skills to lead crowds and support the home team! Each cheerleader learns proper hand & body movements and jumping techniques. The week concludes with a choreographed performance.
Date: 8/8-10
Time: 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Cost: $119 Participant
Location: CJH Gym

Teen Explorers Camp

(Ages 12–15)
For the first time, the City of Fife is bringing to you a brand new camp just for Teens! The Teen Explorers Camp will be going on three trips a week that are focusing on outdoor adventure, community service, active trips, and most of all… FUN! On Tuesdays and Thursdays, teens will be doing plenty of activities and even swimming at the Fife Aquatic Center. Each day will be a different experience for a guaranteed amazing summer with friends. Register early, space is limited.

Week 1: 6/25-29
Hiking At Twin Falls, Puyallup Fish Hatchery, Theo’s Chocolate Tour

Week 2: 7/9–13
Gene Coulon Park, UW Tacoma College Tour, Kopachuck St. Park

Week 3: 7/23-27
MoPop (Formally EMP), Hiking At Franklin Falls, Restoration at Kobota Garden

Week 4: 8/6–10
Discovery Park, FWCC Rock Climbing and Swimming, Harvest Produce at Elk Run Farm

Week 5: 8/20–24
Luther Burbank Park, Franklin Pierce Farm, Wild Waves

Time: 7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Cost: $180/Week Resident, $190/Week Non-Resident
$20 Non-Refundable Deposit per week
Location: Columbia Junior High

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