DAY CAMPS AT FWCC

At Federal Way Community Center, our goal is to provide a safe, fun and enriching day camp program for school aged youth! . Through active participation in the Federal Way Camp Program, our staff fosters an environment for positive behaviors and habits for social physical and emotional wellbeing. To make these goals a reality, the City of Federal Way employs qualified, compassionate staff members who have a fondness for children and will be a positive influence in their lives.

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DAY CAMPS

The Federal Way Community Center offers many exciting and fun day camp programs to make your child smile! Let your child new adventures, create new friendships, swim, rock climb, and so much more. All camps are on a first come, first serve basis and require registration. Our Day Camps follow the FWPS Calendar.

K – 8TH SUMMER CAMP

Summer Camp is for grades K – 8th. Every day of summer camp gives youth the opportunity to make friends and challenge themselves through new experiences! Summer Camp registration is on a first come, first serve basis. 

REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 19

TEEN LEADERS-IN-TRAINING CAMP

The DCIT (Day Camp Leaders-in-Training) program is a leadership program for teens ages 13-15. The goal of the DCIT program is to provide young teenagers with the opportunity to be mentored by bright and charismatic college-aged day camp leaders and to learn the leadership skills that are necessary for them to act as role models for younger youth. DCITs spend each week working on specific training to gain leadership and problem-solving skills while with working day camp leaders in the full day (K -8th) Summer Camp Program.

AGES 13 – 15

Please note that the core hours for our Leaders-in-Training program are from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. We understand that parents and guardians may have varying schedules, so we provide the flexibility for teens to be dropped off as early as 7:00 AM and picked up as late as 6:00 PM.

REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 19

FIREFLIES PRESCHOOL SUMMER CAMP

Fireflies Preschool Camp offers a fun-filled summer where kids ages 3 – 5 develop essential skills, fostering friendship and independence. With a consistent Monday-Friday schedule packed with exciting activities, from LEGO building to circus-themed fun, it promises a summer of joy, discovery, and lasting memories. Don’t miss the chance for your child to embark on a whimsical adventure at Fireflies – where every day is a new opportunity for giggles, growth, and a sprinkle of magic! Our dedicated team of friendly counselors ensures that each child’s unique spark shines bright, making this camp not just a summer program but a vibrant community of young explorers. AGES 3 – 5

MONDAY – FRIDAY
9 AM – 12 PM

REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 19

Children on rock wall climbing high.

SPRING BREAK CAMP

April 1 – April 5

Spring Break Camp gives kids the best Spring Break ever! FWCC provides youth opportunities to be active and have more fun outdoors while school is out! Camp date is determined by FWPS Calendar. 

Happy kids wearing life jackets,

NO SCHOOL DAYS CAMP

Upcoming Dates: March 8, March 28, March 29
 

There is no better way to spend a FWPS No School Day than at the Federal Way Community Center. Camp opens at 7am and closes at 6pm. FWCC follows the Federal Way Public School Calendar.

Diverse group of young boys making playful and humorous faces at the camera

WINTER BREAK CAMP 

Give your children the chance to explore new activities and make holiday memories! FWCC provides a winter camp that allows campers to swim, rock climb, and so much more during the FWPS holiday break.

COMING BACK WINTER 2024!

SPECIAL INTEREST CAMPS

Beyond our standard Day Camps, get ready for a burst of excitement with our specially tailored camps, including Art Camps, STEM Camps, STEAM Camps, Sports Camps, and Theater Camps, all designed to ignite your child’s passions. Dive into a world of fun and learning with activities that cater to various interests. Act fast, as spots are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis, and registration is a must. Don’t miss out on the adventure—our Special Interest Camps follow the FWPS Calendar!

TEEN SUMMER THEATER CAMP

Cady Heron, raised on an African savanna, faces the challenges of suburban Illinois, navigating the ruthless dynamics led by Regina George. To conquer the popularity hierarchy, Cady takes on The Plastics, a trio of frenemies. In the quest for revenge, she discovers the consequences of crossing a Queen Bee. 

  • Ages 13 – 18
  • July 22nd – August 9th
  • Practice held Monday through Friday, 9AM – 4PM at 33639 9th Ave S, Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Performance Dates:
    • August 9 at 7PM
    • August 10th at 7PM
    • (Tentative 3rd performance on August 10th at 2PM)
  • Performances held at Knutzen Family Theater 3200 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA 98023

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

YOUTH SUMMER THEATER CAMP

Join Shrek and a cast of fairytale misfits in a quest to rescue a princess and discover true acceptance in Shrek JR. This irreverently fun show, part romance and part twisted fairy tale, delivers a powerful message for the whole family in a “big bright beautiful world.”

  • Ages 7 – 12
  • July 8th – July 19th
  • Practice held Monday through Friday, 9AM – 4PM at 33639 9th Ave S, Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Performance Dates:
    • July 19th at 7PM
    • July 20th at 2PM
    • July 20th at 7PM
  • Performances held at Knutzen Family Theater 3200 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA 98023

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

SYLVAN LEARNING STEM CAMPS

Dive into the exciting world of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) education with our fantastic partnership with Sylvan Learning of Federal Way! We’re thrilled to offer your kids a blend of educational and super fun camps. Choose from a variety of cool engineering, coding, and robotics camps that will spark their curiosity and creativity. Join us at the lively Dumas Bay Centre, located at 3200 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA 98023, for a summer of STEM-filled adventures!

REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 19

SEE LIST OF AVAILABLE 2024 SYLVAN CAMPS HERE

SNAPOLOGY STEAM CAMPS

Keep the learning fun going when school’s out! Join Snapology’s STEAM summer camps and workshops, in partnership with Federal Way. We believe education should be exciting, not dull. Our STEAM Camps create an environment where kids explore, experiment, and discover the wonders of the world. From coding to art, our diverse range caters to every child’s interests, unlocking their true potential. Join us at the Dumas Bay Centre (3200 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA 98023)

REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 19

SEE LIST OF AVAILABLE 2024 SNAPOLOGY CAMPS HERE

ARTS CAMP

No artistic talent needed! Simple step by step instructions and a little imagination will help your child stretch their creative muscles and keep their brain active. Two masterpieces created each day of camp! Taught by Darlee Hart. Summer Arts Camp will be held at Dumas Bay Centre, located at 3200 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA 98023.

REGISTRATION OPENS MARCH 19

SKYHAWK SPORT CAMPS

Skyhawks provides diverse sports programs fostering athletic skills and social values like teamwork and sportsmanship for children. Our camps, including basketball, baseball, soccer, Mini-Hawk® (soccer, baseball, and basketball), and tennis, deliver positive sports experiences, promoting an active lifestyle. Join us at Saghalie Park in partnership with FWCC/Skyhawk Sports!

This is a partnership with FWCC/Skyhawk Sports and requires SEPERATE REGISTRATION HERE. 

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