Day Camp

Independence Lake Camp

Day Camp Open House

May 22nd 6:00-8:00 pm in the Meeting Room at the Beach Center building. 

This open house is for current campers and future campers alike! Friends, family, and anyone who might be interested are welcome to come to this event and learn more about our summer program opportunities. Come out Independence Lake County Park and learn more about our Summer Day Camp. Parents are encouraged to come, ask questions, get more information and meet our day camp staff. Future campers are welcome! There will be crafts and activities for the kids, facilitated by our counselors, with a focus on getting to know them. If you have any question please email Julie for more details at pahlj@ewashtenaw.org.

Come and Join Us For an Amazing Camp Experience!

Independence Lake County Park currently offers a summer day camp program. Our camp aims to provide your child with an enjoyably unique experience they will remember for years to come. We hope to see you there!

Ages

Children who have completed Kindergarten through 11 years of age are welcome.

Activities

  • Arts and Crafts for All Ages and Abilities
  • Boating in both Paddle Boats and Row Boats
  • Fishing from Boats and Pier
  • Friday 'FunDays' - Each Friday is different and sure to be a Blast!
  • Lakefront Activities: Swimming, Sand Castles, Water Games, More!
  • Much, Much More!
  • One Trip a Week to Blue Heron Bay
  • Small and Large Group Games
  • Trails, Fields, Paths and Critters to Explore with Park Naturalist
  • Weekly Cookouts on Fridays

Rates

  • Camp: $150 per week
  • Pre-Care: $15 per week
  • Post-Care: $15 per week

Hours

  • Camp: 9:15 a.m. to 4:15 p.m.
  • Pre-Care: 8:15 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.
  • Post-Care: 4:15 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Laugh and boy with messy smores
Play and girl in slide
Learn and kids on field trip

Dates

Week 2018 Dates
1 June 18-22
2 June 25-29
3 July 2-3
July 5-6
4 July 9-13
5 July 16-20
6 July 23-27
7 July 30-August 3
8 August 6-10
9 August 13-17

Forms

How to Register

Registration for 2018 will begin on March 1. Space is limited to 30 campers each week.

  • Online
    Select "Day Camp" and then "Independence Lake" to choose which weeks to register for
  • Fax the registration form and payment information to Independence Lake County Park at 734-449-8507
  • Register in person at Independence Lake County Park Office
  • Mail a registration form and payment to:
    Independence Lake
    3200 Jennings Road
    Whitmore Lake, MI 48189