UH COUGAR CUB SUMMER CAMP

Camp Info

Camp Times
Normal Camp Day: 8:30am-4:30pm
Extended Camp Day: 7:30am-6pm

Ages
Campers must be between the ages of 5-12

Activities
· Sports
· Indoor & outdoor activities
· Pizza & Movie Fridays
· Arts & Crafts
· Rock Climbing
· Swimming

Dates
Week 1 -June 2-6: Sports Extravaganza - wait list only
Week 2 - June 9-13: Secret Agent - wait list only
Week 3 - June 16-20: Back Yard Camp - wait list only
Week 4 - June 23-27: Superhero Week - wait list only
Week 5 - July 7-11: Texas Adventures - wait list only
Week 6 - July 14-18: Outdoor Adventure - wait list only
Week 7 - July 21-25: Arrg Matey (Pirates Week) - wait list only
Week 8 - July 28-August 1: Animal Planet - wait list only

Camp Fees

NORMAL Registration – After April 15th
UH CRWC Member - $150
UH Non-CRWC Member - $175
Community - $200

Extended Care - $35 per week per child

    *Extended care allows you to drop your child off as early as 7:30am and pick up no later than 6:00pm

FULL PAYMENT is due at the time of registration. We would prefer registrations/payments for future weeks to be made by the Wednesday prior to the start of the next camp week. Until the payment is made, your child is not guaranteed a spot.

Contact
Kristen Drapp LaFleur
Phone: 713-743-9947
kdrapp@uh.edu

Payment Methods
Cash
Check
Credit Card

Camp Refund Policy

Full refunds will only be given until May 24th, 2014, after this will be a case by case decision made by the Camp Director.
There will be no refunds for camper absences or non-participation in activities.
No credit is given for sickness or inclement weather closings


Camp Forms

Clickable link to registration form
Registration Submission

Mail Entry To:
Kristen Drapp LaFleur
University of Houston
4500 University Drive
Houston, TX 77204-6056
Fax Entry To:
Kristen Drapp LaFleur
713-743-9517

Weekly Themes


June 2-6: Sports Extravaganza - wait list only - How many sports can we fit into a week? Let's find out as we wear ourselves silly with as many games, matches, and tournaments as we can cram into the week. We'll include an assortment of activities to help improve skills, balance, and focus while building strength and motor skills. Your team is counting on you! Come join the fun.

June 9-13: Secret Agent - wait list only - Suspicions are growing and things are not as they appear. Sneaky Pete hasn’t been seen or heard from in days. Sound the alarm! We need all secret agents to report on this duty. Secrets lurk around every corner as campers and staff work together to solve this summer’s mystery. Each day the situation becomes clearer as secret agents get closer to the truth. Join us as we unravel the “whodunnit” scenario of the summer.

June 16-20: Back Yard Camp- wait list only - Lions, and tigers, and bears…Oh my!!! Come along with us as we explore the ins and outs of camping. Tents, sleeping bags, camp fires, story-telling and more! Children will also enjoy the fun of s'more making.

June 23-27: Super Hero - wait list only - Who do you consider a hero?  Have you the power to save the world from certain destruction?  Have you an outfit made of lyrca?  Is your hero Superman, a soldier, a coach, or a teacher?  If so, then this is the session theme for you!  Be sure to dress as your favorite hero OR you can also make up your own hero and be a silly one you design. 

July 7-11: Texas Adventures- Cowboys, cattle, music, boots, and grub are just some of the things waiting for you in the Lone Star State this week! It’s time to celebrate our great state, so put on your best boots and vest and give us a big YEEEHAWWW!

July 14-18: Outdoor Adventure- Craving more time in the outdoors? Bring your hiking shoes to explore new areas like rock climbing, hiking, shelter building, and wildlife while exploring in a safe fun setting. This week will offer real expereinces in team work, outdoor leadership, and problem solving.

July 21-25: Arrg Matey (Pirates Week)-Ahoy, there matey, time to hoist the sails and prepare for some rip-roaring fun. Har be the time to put on your eye patches and climb aboard, ready to sail the Cougar Cub sea. Don’t be in a panic, nobody will be working the plank…..Argh, shiver me timbers. Those of ye not in costume will be scrubbing the deck…argh. Ideas include eye patches, parrots, raggedy clothes, pirate hats or anything you want. Just be silly.

July 28-August 1: Animal Planet - wait list only -Kids will love this camp and exploring the wild world of animals. Campers will have a unique experiences enhanced by projects and activities related to the animals and ideas explored throughout the week.


Parent Info

Parent Packet

UH Cougar Cub Campers must remember each day:

  • Bathing suit, towel, sunscreen
  • Lunch and a drink
  • Morning and afternoon snack
  • Water bottle
  • Closed-toed shoes
  • BIG COOG SMILE


UH Cougar Cub Camp Staff


UH Cougar Cub Camp prides itself on providing children with highly motivated and enthusiastic staff who will mentor your child.  Candidates must meet strict qualifications that meet and often exceed licensing guidelines.  All staff must pass a Texas Department of Social Services Criminal Background Check; participate is several training such as child abuse prevention, CPR/First Aid Training, OSHA blood borne pathogens and other staff licensing training.  Staff also adheres to state licensing ratios to ensure that appropriate supervision is maintained throughout the duration of the program