Summer Day Camp
at The Sal

June 11- August 10
(No camp the week of July 2)
Monday- Friday 9AM-4PM

(Optional extended hours 8am-9am and 4pm-6pm available for additional cost.)

General Information

The Salvation Army Summer Day Camp provides children ages 5-12 a fun, safe, nurturing environment during the summer months. 

General Schedule

Days without field trips we do a rotation of classes (Bible, Music, Arts & Crafts, and Recreation). Wednesdays (and an occasional Friday) we will take field trips to various spots in Grand Rapids, including The Children's Museum. We also have outdoor playtime daily at local area parks. 


June 11-15 Super Heroes Fire Station
June 18-22 Sports  Bowling
June 25-29 Great Outdoors  Hemlock Groves
July 9-13 Safari  Boulder Ridge Animal Park
July 16-20 Earth & Sky Recycling Plant & Planetarium
July 23-27 Science  Children’s Museum
July 30-August 3 Farming & Food  Urban Roots & Fulton Farmer’s Market
August 6-10 Water  Millennium Park Beach 


Thanks to a grant we've recieved through Herman Miller Cares, Inc. all snacks and lunches will be provided on a daily basis!


Day camp costs $75 a week, plus a $10 non-refundable registration fee.
(Does not include extended hour care)

DHS assistance is available

For more information, questions or concerns, please contact: Melissa Roemer– Community Center Ministries Director
Phone: 616-454-1459 ext. 1511
Email: [email protected]

Ready to Sign Up?

To enroll your child, print the forms at the bottom of this page, fill them out completely and drop them off with the $10 registration fee, to our offices Monday-Friday between 8:30 and 4:30pm. OR ENROLL ONLINE, by clicking the button below.




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Registration Form.pdf 790.1 kB
Day Camp Parent Handbook 2018.pdf 252.6 kB