Morgan City to offer summer day camp, swim lessons
By ZACHARY FITZGERALD
MORGAN CITY — The recreation department will hold a summer day camp for children throughout the summer and will also offer swimming lessons through the summer, according to a Morgan City Recreation Department news release.
The summer day camp will be at Shannon Elementary for children 7 years old as of May 1, and for children not turning 13 before July 31, the release stated. There will be three two-week sessions. The cost of the camp is $140 per child per session.
Each session of the camp will include swimming lessons, lunch, and afternoon activities such as bowling, movie presentations, trips to the Spray Park and Lake End Park, the release stated. The times for the camp are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday of each registration week will be for Morgan City residents, and Thursday and Friday for all others. The first 56 applicants will be accepted due to bus transportation, the release stated.
To register, bring a copy of the child’s birth certificate and the $140 registration fee to the Morgan City Recreation Department located at 915 Everett Street between 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. For more information call 985-380-4600.
There will be no day camp or swim lessons on July 4. The recreation department office and pool will also be closed on July 4.
Registration for session one will be from June 3 to 7, and the session will be June 10 to 21. Registration for session two will be from June 17 to 21, and the session will go from June 24 to July 5. Registration for session three will be run from July 1 to 5. Session three will go from July 8 to 19.
The Morgan City Public Pool is scheduled to open on June 10. Swimming lessons are scheduled to begin June 10 for anyone 42 inches below the chin or taller, the release stated. The cost is $40 for Morgan City residents and $50 for non-residents.
Session one registration runs from June 3 to 7 with the session running from June 10 to 21. Session two registration will be from June 17 to 21, and the session will go from June 24 to July 5 with no lessons on July 4. Session three registration will be from July 1 to 5 with the session running from July 8 to 19.
Registration will take place at the Morgan City Public Pool. For more information, call the pool office at 985-380-4652.
The pool will be open for public swim beginning June 10, daily from 1 to 5 p.m.
Lap swim sessions will be offered beginning June 10. All lap swim sessions will be held from 6 to 7 a.m. and 6 to 7 p.m.
There are three two week sessions offered for $20 per session. Session one is June 10 to 21. Session two is June 24 to July 5. Session three is July 8 to 19.