Tickets go on sale Tuesday, May 23, for the camp that runs for nine weeks from June 12-Aug. 11, according to The Villages district website. More than 4,000 children are expected to participate in the camp’s 80-plus activities, which include sports, scrapbooking, gardening, kite-making, belly dancing, hula hooping, and much more.
The program also includes Camp Buckaroos for grandchildren ages 3-6, and a Summer Family Film Program each day at the Old Mill Playhouse at Lake Sumter Landing. Movie tickets are available in advance at the theater.
A brochure with a complete schedule of Camp Villages activities is available at districtgov.org/departments/Recreation/recevents.aspx. To register, clip out the release form from the brochure and bring it along with a list of preferred activities to any Villages box office: Lake Sumter Landing, 1070 Canal St.; Savannah Center, 1545 Buena Vista Blvd.; Spanish Springs, 970 Del Mar Drive; Brownwood, 2726 Brownwood Blvd. Box office hours are 8:30am-3pm Monday-Friday, and Brownwood also is open 8:30am-3pm Saturday.