UNH Camps Recreation offers four opportunities for students in Grades 1-6 to HAVE FUN and GET ACTIVE during NH school vacation weeks!
Kool 2B Fit: incorporates fitness activities while emphasizing healthy lifestyle choices. Campers engage in a variety of non-competitive activities including swimming, adaptive sports, group games, sports, team builders, fitness classes, and scavenger hunts. Enrollment is limited to 65 students.
This program is offered during both the February and April vacation weeks, Monday - Friday; 8 am - 12 noon at the UNH Hamel Recreation Center.
Cooks and Crafts: Students learn how fun and easy cooking can be in our new Demonstration Kitchen at the UNH Hamel Recreation Center! Participants prepare delicious recipes in an interactive, fun, and safe environment, and eat their creations at the end of each session. Classes are led by UNH Health & Wellness NOURISH Instructors and emphasize cooking safety and making healthy choices. Campers also complete a craft project each day. Enrollment is limited to 20 students.
This program is offered during the February vacation week only, Monday - Friday from 12 - 2 pm.
Youth Tennis Clinic: offers participants a one-hour daily introduction to competitive tennis, aiming to develop quick competencies in tennis strokes and mechanics. No previous experience is required - participants are grouped by age and/or skill level. Enrollment is limited to 25 students.
Rackets: A limited number of rackets are available for use. If bringing a racket, kids ages 6-7 may bring a 23 inch racquet; kids ages 8-9 may bring a 25 inch racquet. Participants should be able to easily maneuver their racquet.
The Tennis Clinic is offered during the April vacation week only, Monday - Friday from 12:45 - 1:45 pm at the UNH Tennis Courts on Main St. in Durham.
To register, minimize the top block on the right to view and add the program(s) to your cart.
Please review the Registration Instructions before enrolling.
Complete the Support Needs Request Form if there is a request for additional support for a student participating in a Campus Recreation Vacation Camp.
Vacation Camps Payment & Refund Procedures.
The Campus Recreation Vacation Week Camps are held at the Hamel Recreation Center on the UNH campus, 128 Main St.: Travel to Durham
Specific check in location and directions will be on the program website and/or sent to participants prior to the session start date.
The Tennis Clinic is held at the Tennis Courts aside the UNH Field House, 145 Main St., Durham.
Snack is provided each day, but children are encouraged to bring additional food items from home and a water bottle. Athletic sneakers are required in the recreation center and all children should dress for physical activities. Special activities in the pool or off campus will be announced so that families can prepare accordingly.
Detailed information will be sent to participant parent email addresses on Friday, April 20.