Palmyra Area Recreation & Parks Commission

**Campers download a registration & parent handbook here.**

2021 Summer Camp Registration Kindergarten through Fourth Grade

2021 Summer Camp Registration Fifth through Eighth Grade

2021 Summer Day Camp Parent Handbook


You will need to download the registration form and then send in your payment for  Family Registration $65.00  &  Transportation $50.00  per child 

Please make sure you read the PARENT Handbook filled with important camp information! 

Copies are also available at our PARPC office information rack.


Feel free to use the tan drop box outside of the Palmyra Municipal Building for any registration forms and fees, available 24/7.


CAMP COUNSELOR SUMMER JOBS AVAILABLE- Counselors ages 18 and older are needed.  Applications are available under “About us” on our website.

If there is one experience that’s sure to build memories, It’s PARPC’s 2020 Summer Camp!

By connecting to the interests of our campers, by providing an environment that’s nurturing, supportive and inclusive, and by making fun [and safety] the goal of every activity, PARPC offers children in completed grades Kindergarten through eighth grade, a special place that makes it all happen and then some.

Campers participate in a whole host of age appropriate happenings such as sports, games, crafts and learning activities that boost self-esteem, inspire self-expression, facilitate friendships and build a sense of community.

Summer Camp is an integral part of the Palmyra Area Recreation and Parks Commission. In fact, it’s one of the many jewels in our programming, a status that speaks to the staff we choose for their ability to be nurturing, positive role models for our campers. And our caring doesn’t stop with the kids. We engage parents, keeping them up to date on camp fun thru our on-site message board, weekly newsletters and photos.

PARPC Summer Camp provides children with fun memories and friendships that last a lifetime. It’s the reason so many of our campers come back year after year.  Join us!

Dates: Monday through Friday, June 14th  thru August 13th, 2021 for a total of 9 weeks.  (Nine week commitment)

Location: Lingle Elementary

Hours: 6:30 am to 6:00 pm: You or your designated person must sign in child in and out daily. Photo ID may need to be shown until staff becomes familiar with parents / children. Please explain this procedure to designated pick-up people.

  • 6:30 am to 6 pm: It is highly recommended that your child be dropped off by 9:00 am as this begins the structured, organized portion of the camp day.
  • If you drop off after 9 am you will be required to take your camper to the appropriate age group location.  Call the camp phone at 717-343-4049 regarding drop-off time change so you know where your child needs to be dropped off.
  • If you are picking up before 3:00 pm, you will need to go to the location of the group by calling the camp phone 717-343-4049 to discuss a pick up time change and pick up location with the proper age group.
  • Absence: If your child is scheduled to be at camp and will not be attending due to illness or other reasons, please call the camp phone, 717-343-4049, (not PARPC office) to inform camp staff.

For complete information about the PARPC Summer Day Camps, please download the Parent Handbook or contact the office at 717-838-9244 if you have further questions.  Registration forms are above.





Join us for some fun basketball instruction from one of the best coaches in the area!

Jeremias Garcia – Team PA AAU Head Coach/Assistant Trainer, a certified personal trainer, PIAA Basketball Official, and has 22 years of coaching and training experience! 

Limit to 12 athletes per session, so please register early to get a spot!

3RD THROUGH 5TH GRADE GIRLS  (choice of two sessions): 

Skill development, speed, agility, and competitive scrimmaging


WHERE: @ Northside Elementary Playground,  301 East Spruce Street, Palmyra

WHEN:  Session #1- October 12, 13 & 14 @5:30-6:45pm  *Registration closed after Oct 9* 
Session #3  Oct 17 11:35pm-12:50pm, October 19&20 @ 5:30-6:45pm  *Registration closed after Oct 12*


*Please bring your own basketball and water bottle with your name on it


6TH THROUGH 8TH GRADE GIRLS (one session offered):

Skill development, speed, agility, and competitive scrimmaging


WHERE: @ Northside Elementary Playground,  301 East Spruce Street, Palmyra

WHEN:   Session #2- October 15 & 16 @5:30-6:45pm and Oct 17 10am-11:15am  *Registration closed after Oct 12*


*Please bring your own basketball and water bottle with your name on it


1& 2 GRADE GIRLS (one session offered):

Speed, agility, and skill development


WHERE: @ Northside Elementary Playground,  301 East Spruce Street, Palmyra

WHEN:  Session #4  October 23 @5:30-6:45pm and Oct 24 @ 1:30-2:45pm *Registration closed after Oct 12* 



*Please bring your own basketball and water bottle with your name on it



Note:  In an effort to not spread COVID19 we are asking participants to bring their own basketballs and water to sessions.  If you do not have a basketball, please contact us at 838-9244 during normal business hours at least one week before your session begins.



  • Please check your child for a fever and they cannot participate if It’s over 100.4 degrees.  The CDC considers any temperature over 100.4 a fever.
  • We ask to drop your athlete off no earlier than 10 minutes before the start of practice and pick up promptly. We ask for a closed practice with no spectators.  If you must stay, no more than two spectators per athlete are permitted and everyone must wear a mask at all times and stay 6 feet back from the team and from each other.
  • We have a “Health Screening Checklist Questionnaire”   for all PARPC programs to verify kids do not have COVID19 symptoms which needs to be submitted before each practice.  Parents must verify the day of the practice but no later than one hour before practice their child is free of ALL symptoms.  Be sure your athlete’s name is on it and it’s completely filled out with the correct date.  If your child has ANY symptoms listed on the questionnaire they are not to participate that day for the safety of everyone.  If your athlete contracts COVID19 please contact coach and PARPC at 838-9244 immediately so we can make discreet, anonymous action to ensure everyone’s safety.  For more information on returning to sports please contact your health professional and you may refer to the CDC website at   Note: if you cannot print the Health Questionnaire form we have them available on our turnstile outside of our office as well as attached and on the website to download at
  • Everyone must sanitize their hands before and after every practice.
  • Be sure your coach has your best cell phone number in case they need to reach out to you during practice.
  • Remind your player to promote healthy hygiene such as using hand sanitizer (above), to cover coughs with your elbow, avoid high fives, fist bumps, and no spitting.
  • Bring your own water bottle and basketball both labeled with your athlete’s name.
  • Disinfect your athlete’s personal equipment after each practice.
  • Athletes Masks- are not worn during clinics but are worn to and from the parking lot.


Registration Form below may be mailed or put in our tan drop box at 325 South Railroad Street , Palmyra 

You may register online for any session until October 9th at midnight.  For Sessions 2, 3, and 4 if you register after October 9th, you must register with the form below ( online registration will be closed).

3-5 Grade Clinic #1 Oct 12, 13, & 14 

6-8 Grade Clinic # 2 Oct 15, 16, & 17

3-5 Grade Clinic # 3 Oct 17, 19, & 20

1-2 Grade Clinic # 4 Oct 23 & 24



Here is a copy of the form that needs submitted to your coach the same day as practice and no later than 30 minutes before each practice via email or text.  Specific details on submission TBA



Parent Checklist as a reminder of procedures for this PARPC program during COVID19 Pandemic


Join PHS Girl’s Assistant High School Tennis Coach and member of the Lebanon Valley Community Tennis Association- Mark Seaton

Coed Ages 5-15 years old for professional tennis instruction and game play!



Fee: $65 per person and $60 for siblings ($70.00 nonPASD)

Times: Sunday afternoons April 11, 18, 25, May 2 & 16

PARPC Tennis T-shirt included!

5-6pm for ages 5-8 years and 6:10-7:10pm for ages 9-15 years

***Registration is closed after April 7th***

You are encouraged to bring your own tennis racquet, but if you do not have one, it will be provided to you.

Please wear sneakers, bring your own water bottle with your name on it, and please practice social distancing by wearing a mask until practice gets started and stay 6 feet apart.

Parents can park by the tennis courts or in the High School parking lot and walk over to drop off their child. 


  • We request no spectators, but if you must stay please practice social distancing and wear a mask and no more than one spectator per athlete, please.
  • Health questionnaire (will be emailed to you after registration also attached below for your review)  is required to be submitted before every practice via email.  (no symptoms to practice such as fever, cough, chills, etc)
  • Sanitize hands before and after every practice
  • Promote healthy hygiene such as cover your cough with your elbow, avoid high fives, fist bumps, and no spitting.
  • Bring your own racquet if you have one
  • If your athlete or immediate family member contracts COVID19 please alert coach and the PARPC office immediately so we can alert others who have been exposed (no names mentioned, all in privacy)  Please refer to your health care professional for instructions for quarantine and returning back to sports.
  • MASKS- ALL athletes and parents should wear a mask in the parking lot entering and exiting practice sessions.  Athletes do not wear a mask during practices.  All spectators if you must stay are required to wear a mask at all times.


***Registration is closed after April 7th and no late registrations will be accepted **

Health Screening Checklist to be emailed before each session:

COVID-19 Health Screening CHECKLIST-PARPC-Tennis


Payment Options:

Registration form to download:

Tennis CLINIC Spring Registration Form 2021

You may mail the registration and payment to PARPC at 325 South Railroad Street, Palmyra OR use the tan drop box outside of the building at the same address anytime 24/7


*Note coaches certificate credits, scholarships, and sibling discount not available online- you must use the registration form for these discounts.

with Coach Jeremias Garcia – Team PA AAU Head Coach and Assistant Trainer

An opportunity to learn from one of the top coaches in the area!


Program is set up for newcomers to the sport who would like to give basketball a try, as well as kids looking to grasp more competitive skills on a sport they already love.  


Three sessions offered:

Session #1Skill work & Speed agilityMarch 1 & 4(Register by Feb 23)

Session #25v5 Competition & Instruction- March 8 & 10(Register by Mar 1)

Session #3Competitive 5v5 skill work- March 16 & 18(Register by Mar 10)


Times: 3rd & 4th Graders play 5:30pm to 6:45pm

5th, 6th, 7th, & 8th Graders play 7pm-8:15pm


Place -@ Pine Street Elementary Gym


PER SESSION FEE: $35 per child, $45 (nonPASD)

*Notes for season

  • No t-shirt offered to keep costs down
  • If school is cancelled due to weather for the entire day or an early dismissal there will be no PARPC events. If school has a 1 or 2 hour delay but finish a full day of school you will have session unless you hear otherwise from your coach.



Facemasks must be worn by all participants and coaches.  Watch our website for any updates.

Please refer to the new CDC guidelines regarding facemasks if you need more information at:

Our PARPC program; working with PASD, will look as follows for this year 2020-21 to abide to COVID19 restrictions in the hopes to continue through an entire season keeping everyone as safe as possible.

  • CLINIC SESSIONS ARE CLOSED TO SPECTATORS AND PARENTS.  If anything changes, we’ll update the website but it is unlikely to change.
  • Please be prompt for drop off and pick up for sessions to allow for social distancing between sessions.  Only athletes may enter the school.
  • Athletes should bring their own basketball and water bottle- both with their names written on. Suggested basketball sizes are as follows: 3-8 grade girls size 28.5. If you do not have a basketball, one will be provided.
  • CDC updated guidelines require all athletes and coaches wear a mask during practice and games.  Be prepared with extra face coverings in case this mandate remains in effect.
  • Health questionnaire must be completed and sent to coach before each session.
  • Read the parent’s checklist to prepare for season safely.

Parent resources for season:

COVID CHECKLIST FOR PARENTS- Girls Winter Basketball Skill Sessions (parent reference for COVID19 procedures for season)

COVID-19 Health Screening Checklist (sent to coach before each session your athlete attends)



Forms may be mailed or put in our tan drop box at 325 South Railroad Street

2021 Girls Winter Basketball Clinic