1201 E Bethany Dr, Allen, TX 75002, USA

Additional information

  • Phone: (214) 509-4750
  • Email: lcecka@cityofallen.org
  • Website: AllenParks.org

Summer Camps Available Now!
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Check here for a full listing of our Summer Offerings.
Summer 2014 camps include:

Allen Fishing Camp
Cost: $72
Age: 10-17 years
Instructor: Hudson
Location: Bethany Lakes/JFRC

Allen Fishing Camp (AFC) teaches anglers of all ages how to fish, how to fish better and how to catch more fish! Anglers will learn how to fish with a variety of bait and soft plastic lures. AFC stresses safety, conservation and having lots of fun!

42845, M-F, 6/09-6/13, 8:00AM-11:00AM
42846, M-F, 6/16-6/20, 8:00AM-11:00AM
42847, M-F, 6/23-6/27, 8:00AM-11:00AM
42848, M-Th, 6/30-7/03, 8:00AM-12:00PM
42849, M-F, 7/07-7/11, 8:00AM-11:00AM

Aurora Images Advanced Basic Digital Photography – New (JFRC)
Cost: $162
Age: 14-18 years
Instructor: Ferguson
Location: Off Site/Aurora Images Art Studio

Learn more about photographic style and lighting with continuing education and instruction for new digital camera owners. Create images that contain that wow factor! Students must have a DSLR camera with detachable lenses; course is not for Point and Shoot camera owners. A liability release is required.

42965, Tu-F, 6/24-6/27, 9:00AM-11:30AM

Aurora Images Basic Digital Photography for Beginners – New (JFRC)
Cost: $162
Age: 14-18 years
Instructor: Ferguson
Location: Off Site/Aurora Images Art Studio

In this class students will learn basic instruction for digital photography. Students will learn the basic use of their DSLR camera and about white balance, ISO settings, depth of field and more. Students must have a DSLR camera with detachable lenses; course is not for Point and Shoot camera owners. A liability release is required.

42966, Tu-F, 6/17-6/20, 9:00AM-11:30AM

Aurora Images – Summer Art Camps
Cost: $68
Age: 7-12 years
Instructor: Ferguson
Location: Off Site/Aurora Images Art Studio Get ready for summertime creative fun. Each week our campers will have the opportunity to create an artistic masterpiece using fun and zippy techniques. There is no limit to the imagination. A $45 supply fee is due on the first day of class.

42958, Tu-F, 7/01-7/04, 9:00AM-11:30AM – 4th of July Picnic Creations
42957, Tu-F, 7/08-7/11, 9:00AM-11:30AM – Bugs & Bumble Bees, With Dinosaurs In-Between
42956, Tu-F, 7/15-7/18, 9:00AM-11:30AM – Festival of Lights Hand Painted Glass
42955, Tu-F, 7/22-7/25, 9:00AM-11:30AM – Summer Garden Folk Art Painting

Bobby Moffat’s Technique Soccer Camp Powered by UK Elite Soccer
Cost: $99 – $145
Ages: 3-16 years
Instructor: UK Elite Soccer’s Professional Full Time Coaches
Location: Bolin Park This camp is designed to teach basic and progressive soccer skills and drills (at different levels) in a positive nurturing environment. Campers will be taught within a positive learning environment and overseen by a camp coordinator. Each camper will receive a ball, t-shirt and player evaluation (UK Petite players will receive a certificate but no evaluation).
Soccer School: 9-14 years – $145
43509, M-F, 6/16-6/20, 8:30AM-11:30AM
43512, M-F, 7/21-7/25, 8:30AM-11:30AM
Goalkeepers: 6-16 years – $145
43510, M-F, 6/16-6/20, 8:30AM-11:30AM
43511, M-F, 7/21-7/25, 8:30AM-11:30AM

Digital Photography Summer Camp
Cost: $148
Age: 9-15 years
Instructor: RARE Learning Instructor
Location: Meeting Room B/JFRC
Students will have the opportunity to learn about introductory aspects of digital photography including composition, lighting a subject, use of lenses and digital editing. They will have the chance to express their creativity by learning to take good photos – something that is commonly used in social media and professional life. A $10 supply fee is due in class on the first day.

42599, M-F, 6/09-6/13, 9:00AM-12:00PM
42600, M-F, 7/14-7/18, 9:00AM-12:00PM
42601, M-F, 8/11-8/15, 9:00AM-12:00PM

Film Making-The Art & Science
Cost: $148
Age: 9-15 years
Instructor: RARE Learning Instructor
Location: Meeting Room B/JFRC This camp teaches digital video filming, editing and production techniques. Students will gain on-air confidence, writing, editing and other great skills while producing a short film. RARE Learning will provide the camera, lighting and computer equipment. A $10 supply fee is due to the instructor on the first day of class.

42596, M-F, 6/09-6/13, 1:00PM-4:00PM
42597, M-F, 7/14-7/18, 1:00PM-4:00PM
42598, M-F, 8/11-8/15, 1:00PM-4:00PM

Horseback Riding Camp (JFRC)
Cost: $303
Age: 6-14 years
Instructor: Schooping
Location: Offsite/Woodhaven Stables
This camp provides an introduction for those who have never ridden before as well as an opportunity for more experienced riders to saddle up again. Riders at all levels will enjoy and learn from this camp. Bring a sack lunch and a helmet.

42658, M-F, 6/09-6/13, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42659, M-F, 6/16-6/20, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42660, M-F, 6/23-6/27, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42661, M-F, 7/07-7/11, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42662, M-F, 7/14-7/18, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42663, M-F, 7/21-7/25, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42664, M-F, 7/28-8/01, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42665, M-F, 8/04-8/08, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42666, M-F, 8/11-8/15, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42667, M-F, 8/18-8/22, 8:00AM-5:00PM
42668, M-F, 8/25-8/29, 8:00AM-5:00PM

Jr. Americans Summer Hockey Camp
Cost: $249 per camp week
Age: 6 – 14 years
Instructor: ACIR Staff
Location: ACIR
Registration: 3/01 – 6/01
Each four (4) day camp will follow the basic principles outlined by the American Development Model (ADM). All on and off ice sessions will be structured using ADM guidelines, will focus on age-appropriate learning and will provide players an environment in which they can reach their fullest potential and most importantly have FUN.

Week of: 6/16 – 6/19 Mite Squirt age levels
Week of: 6/23 – 6/26 Pee Wee, Bantam age levels

Missoula Children’s Theater
Cost: $75
Age: Entering 1st Grade – 12th Grade
Instructor: Missoula Children’s Theatre Staff
Location: Allen Public Library Auditorium.
This camp provides kids of all ages the chance to put on a theater production from start to finish. This year, Missoula Children’s Theatre will present two camps: Rapunzel and Treasure Island. All registrants will receive a part and rehearsal times will vary.
Entering 1st Grade – Age 7
43433, M-Sat, 7/14-7/19, 10:00AM-2:30PM
43436, M-Sat, 8/04-8/9, 10:00 AM-2:30 PM
Ages 8 – 12
43434, M-Sat, 7/14-7/19, 10:00AM-2:30PM 43437, M-Sat,
8/04-8/9, 10:00 AM-2:30 PM
Ages 13-18
43435, M-Sat, 7/14-7/19, 10:00AM-2:30PM
38305, M-Sat, 8/04-8/19, 10:00 AM-2:30PM

Skyhawks – Volleyball
Cost: $128
Age: 9-14 years
Instructor: Skyhawks Instructor
Location: Gym/JFRC
Develop the fundamental skills of the game through game-based drills and daily scrimmages. Passing, setting, hitting and serving are taught through these exercises. This co-ed program is designed for beginner to intermediate players and incorporates essential life-lessons such as teamwork and sportsmanship.

42869, M-F, 7/28-8/4, 9:00AM-12:00PM

Video Game Design (Youth Tech)
Cost: $178 Age: 10-17 years
Instructor: Suhr
Location: Meeting Room B/JFRC
Design, create and edit your own two-dimensional arcade style video games. Campers design the action, create the characters and edit the outcomes. Bring a flash drive to class — students can save their game for friends and family to play! 42606, M-Th, 6/23-6/26, 1:00PM-4:00PM Zombie Apocalypse Survival Camp Cost: $100 Age: 8-15 years Instructor: JFRC Staff Location: Amenity Pavilion/Bethany Lakes Park The Zombie Apocalypse is coming! Do not fear because Zombie Apocalypse Survival Camp teaches important survival skills like archery, fishing, geocaching, orienteering shelter and outdoor cooking. The undead won’t stand a chance!
42289, M-F, 6/09-6/13, 9:00AM-1:00PM
42290, M-F, 7/14-7/18, 9:00AM-1:00PM
42291, M-F, 8/04-8/08, 9:00AM-1:00PM