The Town of Danville offers a variety of traditional summer day camps and enrichment camps for youth ages 3 to 5.
What are "enrichment camps?"
Enrichment camps are classes held on specific subjects which are generally offered in a Monday through Friday format. These "camps" may be anywhere from 1 to 6 hours per day, depending on the subject and camper age range.The Town of Danville offers a variety of enrichment camps in the following subject areas:
What is a "traditional day camp?"Traditional day camps include full- and half-day day camps with activities planned around a central theme by trained Town staff. Each camper belongs to a group of 6-8 which rotates through activities throughout the day, such as arts, crafts, outdoor games, playground time, sports, free play, etc. Some camps include an off-site, Town staff-supervised field trip.
Introduce your little one to the magic and color of storybooks at Little Peanuts Camp. Each day is structured especially for preschoolers, led by well-trained staff, and filled with crafts, games, songs, and outdoor play based on the book of the week.
Days: Monday-Friday, 9:00 am – noon
Hap Magee Ranch Park, Magee House, 1025 La Gonda Way
Staff to Camper ratio: 1 to 6
Requirements: Camper must be full potty-trained and must be 3-years old by the first day of camp.
Download the Little Peanuts Parent Letter
Register for Little Peanuts Storybook Camp online
Oak Hill Park Community Center, 3005 Stone Valley Road
Staff to Camper ratio: 1 to 8
Little Acorn Storybook Camp Parent Letter
Register online for Little Acorn Day Camp
Location: Los Cerros Community Gym, 968 Blemer Road
Each Tuesday, campers will go on a local, off-site field trip selected especially for this age group, which will be chaperoned by Town Staff only. Transportation will be provided by charter bus service specializing in transportation of children.
Extended care option available
AM Care Times: Monday-Friday, 7:30 am – Camp Start
PM Care Times: Camp End – 6:00 pm
Danville Day Camp Junior Parent Letter
Register for Danville Day Camp Junior online
Location: Monte Vista Community Pool, 3005 Stone Valley Road
Student to Instructor ratio: 1 to 4
Requirements: For campers registered in Danville Day Junior, Danville Day, and Play ‘n’ Sports Day Camps only. For swim levels Elementary 1-4. Children must be able to change clothes on own.
Children will be tested and placed in a class with similarly-skilled students. Town staff will escort campers to the pool. Parents pick up children at the pool, or campers registered for Extended Care will be escorted back to the Los Cerros Teen Center.
Register online for Day Camp Group Swim Lessons
Summer Camps provide a safe and secure environment for children under 5 to develop to their fullest potential. Through fun, interactive activities, preschoolers and kindergartners develop social skills and a positive self-image to last a lifetime.
Find out how
Four times a year we publish an Activity Guide which highlights the Town's classes, programs, and special events.
Check out the latest issue:
Summer 2013 Activity Guide
Summer Camps 2013
Spring 2013 Activity Guide
Day Camp Health & Emergency Form