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Colonels Camp

Colonels Camp graphic for 2023

Colonels Camp is for children in Kindergarten to Sixth Grade from the surrounding communities.

Colonels Camp is Campus Recreation’s weeklong camp session for children. In addition to experiencing the Student Recreation Center and the EKU Campus, children will participate in a variety of activities including sports, games, rock climbing, crafts, swimming, team building, fitness classes, educational programs, fieldtrips and more.

Colonels Camp will be held at the Student Recreation Center at Eastern Kentucky University.

This summer, there will be 7 weeks of Colonels Camp:

  • June 5th-9th (Adventure Week) – Registration is Full
  • June 12th-16th (Sports Week) – Registration is Full
  • June 19th-23rd (Art Exploration Week) – Registration is Full
  • June 26th-June 30th (Splish Splash Water Week) – Registration is Full
  • July 10th-14th (Lost in Space Week) – Registration is Full
  • July 17th-21st (Culture Week) – Registration is Full
  • July 24th-28th (Science Week) – Registration is Full
  • Each week of Colonels Camp is Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The overall mission of Colonels Camp is to provide children development opportunities of transferable skills, such as communication, teamwork, listening and critical thinking, while exploring all forms of recreation and having fun at the same time. Campus Recreation plans to achieve this through encouraging the children to participate in exciting activities throughout the week and effectively working together with other children.

$130 +tax per week for SRC Members / $150 +tax per week for Non SRC Members

  • Siblings rate are available for each week.
  • A payment plan can be set up if paying the total amount of Colonels Camp is a concern. Please email Ryan Fisher for more information.¬†For any established payment plan, the total amount¬†must be paid off by the Monday priorto the registered week of Colonels Camp. If not paid a week prior, registration for that week will not be guaranteed.

 At this time, registration for Colonels Camp is full.

Graphic of bio and image of Ryan Fisher, Assistant Director of Memberships & Outreach as well as the Colonels Camp director.

Campus Recreation


Physical Address: 228 Park Drive
Mailing Address: 521 Lancaster Ave SRC 105
Richmond, KY 40475
Phone: Front Desk (859) 622-6751 / Main Office (859) 622-8145


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