b'General InformationSummer Camp IntroNow Lets Plan Your Summer!We believe that summer is a time for having fun, making new friends and experiencing new activities and adventures.Our summer camps allow your child to do just that in a safe, day camp setting.Please read our Parent\'s Guide from cover to cover, as it will answer many of your questions regarding your child\'s time at camp.Our parents guide is located on our website. Our Traditional "all day" Camp StaffOur camp staff are selected based on their interest in working with children.The staff have CPR and First Aid certification and all are 17 years old and older.Creativity, enthusiasm, and excellent communication skills are strong characteristics of our camp staff members. Staff work together as a team and are involved with the campers at all times.The Parks & Recreation Department provides an excellent in-service training program for its staff and requires background checks for all employees. SCHOLARSHIPSConcord Parks & Recreation Department tries to keep its fees at an affordable level for all Concord/Penacook residents. If you have a family financial situation that limits participation due to the fee, please contact the Parks & Recreation Department to make arrangements for a fee reduction.Scholarships are not available to non-residents or for adult programs. Scholarships are available for most (but not all) youth programs/camps. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer scholarships for the following summer camps/programs: *Golf Camp & Lessons*Learn-to-Row*Dance Parties *NFL Flag Football*Circuit Labs*Disc Golf *Others as noted Speciality Camp StaffEach summer the department contracts with vendors to provide numerous speciality camps. These are some of the best in the area and will provide you children the opportunity to learn a new activity or improve their ability.Camp Trips!Due to the COVID-19 guidelines approved by the Governors Council we will be unable to offer trips for Rec Adventure Camp and Adventure Camp. If guidelines change we will make a final decision about adding trips back in by June 1st. At that time everyone registered would be contacted and fees would be adjusted accordingly. 2021 Summer & Fall Page 11www.concordparksandrec.com'