Clayton Parks and Recreation offers many different camps during spring break and throughout the summer. Camps cover a wide range of activities, interests, and ages. Information about each camp and registration is available at The Center of Clayton at 314-290-8500.
Camp 2020 Update
As part of the phased opening process for Clayton Parks and Recreation, all programs have been canceled through June 21, including the Summer 1 Session and Summer Camps. At this time, all programs and camps held in July and August will be held but may have reduced maximum registration to enable proper social distancing.
Additionally, SummerQuest, the joint District/City/Center day camp program, has been canceled. Details can be found on the School District of Clayton website.
Program registration will be available online-only beginning May 26.
More information about the steps we are taking to mitigate the spread are available on the COVID-19 Community Updates page.
- Shaw Park: Park Map
- Gay Field: 305 Gay Avenue (north of Maryland Ave.)
Prior to the first day of each camp, parents will be emailed additional information pertinent to the child's specific camp including check-in/out location and time. Parents are required to escort their child to the designated camp check-in location and officially check the child in and out of the camp at the appropriate time.
Lunch Bunch takes place from 12:00 - 1:00 pm as a time for children who are registered for morning and/or afternoon camp to eat and relax. Children should bring a sack lunch (no refrigeration available). Children registered for both morning and afternoon camps may enroll in Lunch Bunch at no charge. However, registration is required for attendance purposes.
Participants in one camp per day $25
Participants in two camps per day FREE
Inclement WeatherCamp may be relocated or rescheduled due to field / facility conditions or inclement weather (excessive heat, cold, wind, rain, or electrical storm activity). Cancellation or relocation will be updated 290-8515 for sports and 290-8592 for aquatics. When possible, camps held outside will be moved to The Center of Clayton.
The City of Maryland Heights welcomes individuals of all abilities to enjoy our programs, parks and facilities. The City of Maryland Heights participates in the Mid-County Inclusion Partnership to provide Inclusion services to our community.If you or someone you know requires accommodations or assistance to participate in recreational programs or city services please notify us at registration and contact Malory Smysor, Inclusion Coordinator, three weeks prior to the start of the activity.
Malory Smysor, CTRS
Relay Missouri: 1-800-735-2966 (TDD)
Emergency Contact Forms
All participants must turn in the 2020 Emergency Contact Form to begin the registration process. The form can be sent by email, fax, postal mail, or in-person at The Center of Clayton Welcome Desk. If submitted by email, please allow 48 hours for processing.
Registration is available online beginning in January. If you already have an account with us, please use the email address that we have on file. Otherwise, you may not have access to your appropriate rates.
Registration is also available at The Center of Clayton:
- 50 Gay Avenue, Clayton, MO 63105
Additional information is available at: