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Programs

Summer Camp

REGISTRATION NOTICE

Camp Off the Chain has received hundreds of applications in the first two days of Resident Registration, which unfortunately is more than we have space for. Due to the high volume of applications Camp Off the Chain is no longer accepting applications as of Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 4:30pm.  Summer Camp staff are calling applicants in their time stamped order, please be patient as you wait for your application status. The Printable & Online links will not be re-opening.

Updated at 8:30PM, Monday, April 18th 

Camp off the chain information

  • Dates: June 6th – July 29th (No Camp July 4)
  • Days: Monday – Friday
  • Time: 7:30a.m. – 5:30pm
  • Fees (8weeks):  Residents $150 per child / Non-Residents $300
  • Locations: AdventHealth Fieldhouse & Conference Center, Winter Haven Recreational & Cultural Center & Rotary Park Clubhouse. ***More site specific information below. 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

  • CITY RESIDENTS REGISTRATION starts Monday, April 11, 2022
  • NON-RESIDENT REGISTRATION starts Monday, April 18, 2022 – CANCELLED

Registration Forms can be submitted electronically or completed paper packets dropped off at the Winter Haven Recreational & Cultural Center(WHRCC) or AdventHealth Fieldhouse & Conference Center between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday. Once your application has been submitted, online or in-person, parent/guardians will be contacted by phone when application has been approved and will receive their amount owed to reserve their space. Camper’s spot is not guaranteed until payment has been made; staff will contact parent/guardians when ready to take payments over the phone or schedule an appointment for in-person payment.

Camp Off the Chain Locations

AdventHealth Fieldhouse & Conference Center 

Open to City Residents and Non-Residents.

  • Address: 210 Cypress Gardens Blvd
  • Phone Number : (863) 268-6733
  • Ages: Kindergarten – 8th Grade Graduates

Winter Haven Recreational & Cultural Center 

City Resident Camp Only.

  • Address: 801 MLK Blvd. NE
  • Phone Number : (863) 291-5675
  • Ages: Kindergarten – 8th Grade Graduates

Rotary Park Clubhouse 

City Resident Camp Only.

  • Address: 350 6th St NE
  • Phone Number : (863) 291-5675
  • Ages: Kindergarten Graduates – 6th Grade Graduates

Summer Teen Volunteer Program

The City of Winter Haven’s Teen Volunteer Program, also called Leader In Training (LIT), is for high school students between the ages of 15-17 years old that are interested in earning community service hours. LIT’s earn hours volunteering for our summer camp programs assisting Camp Counselors with crafts & activities. Guidelines & Procedures are listed on the application below. If you cannot fill out the online application, applications are available for pick up at the AdventHealth Fieldhouse (210 Cypress Gardens Blvd.) or Winter Haven Recreational & Cultural Center (801 MLK Blvd. NE).

TEEN VOLUNTEER APPLICATION – PRINT ONLY VERSION

TEEN VOLUNTEER APPLICATION – ONLINE SUBMISSION