Georgetown Parks and Recreation Division to host day camps throughout vacation break


Due to the ISD campuses in Georgetown being closed for the holidays from December 19th to January 19th. 3, the Georgetown Parks and Recreation Department will host a variety of day camps for students to attend outside of school.

According to a press release, participants can choose from four camps this year. Camp Goodwater will be held December 19-23, December 26-30 and January 2-3 at the Georgetown Recreation Center for children ages 5-12. In order to participate, the children must attend kindergarten. From 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., the program includes outdoor activities, fitness games and seasonal handicrafts. Daily fees are $40 for Georgetown residents and $50 for non-residents.

The Junior Tennis Academy will be held at the Georgetown Tennis Center December 26-30 from 9am-11am for the 7-10 age group and 1-3pm for the 11-15 age group. For daily fees of $20 for Georgetown residents and $25 for non-residents, participants work on the fundamentals of shot generation, conditioning, movement, footwork, tactics and strategy.

Children from 7 to 15 years old can participate in the volleyball camp at the recreation center on December 19-20 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The camp offers activities and lessons for beginners and advanced players, including the rules of the game, defense strategy and how to play different positions. Fees are $55 for locals and $75 for non-residents.

Finally, the department is hosting a basketball camp for kids ages 6 to 16 on December 27-29 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. At the recreation center, kids have the opportunity to improve ball handling, shooting, footwork, defense techniques and more. Fees are $100 for Georgetown residents and $125 for non-residents.

For more information or to register for Georgetown day camps, visit or call 512-930-3596.