Parks & Recreation Department hosting St. John summer camp for kids, 4-12

Published 12:01 am Saturday, April 29, 2017

RESERVE — Registration is open for the St. John the Baptist Parish Summer Camp for children 4 through 12.

The Department of Parks & Recreation sponsors the camp, which runs from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, beginning June 5 and ending July 13.

The registration fee is $150 for the six-week camp.

Daily activities include arts and crafts, team sports, swimming, academic enrichment, games, field trips and more. Registration forms are located at the Parks & Recreation office (inside gym) at 200 Regala Park Road in Reserve.

Registration forms can also be downloaded from The registration deadline is May 12.

Lunch will be provided through the St. John Parish Summer Feeding Program.

The Recreation Department is also accepting applications for summer employment for camp counselors and certified lifeguards.

Assistance with lifeguard certification will be provided if needed.

Employment applications are available for download at, at the Parks & Recreation Office and at the Edgard Council Office, 2393 Louisiana 18 in Edgard.

Call 985-652-9569 for more information.