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Mav Kids is a Recreational Day Camp
For Children Entering 1st Grade Through Age 13
Seven Separate, One-Week Sessions Available
Mav Kids Operates Week Days From June 2 - July 25, 2014
No Session June 30-July 4

Camp Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Enrollment Limits: 88 Campers (48 First graders through age 8. 40 ages 9-13)

*Must have completed Kindergarten by the start of June 2, 2014 to be eligible for camp

Session 1
June 2-6
Spots remaining for Session 1:
Ages 6-8: 6
Ages 9-13: 16
Session 2
June 9-13
Spots remaining for Session 2:
Ages 6-8: FULL
Ages 9-13: 12
Session 3
June 16-20
Spots remaining for Session 3:
Ages 6-8: FULL
Ages 9-13: 5
Session 4
North America
June 23-27
Spots remaining for Session 4:
Ages 6-8: FULL
Ages 9-13: 13
Session 5
South America
July 7-11
Spots remaining for Session 5:
Ages 6-8: 1
Ages 9-13: 7
Session 6
July 14-18
Spots remaining for Session 6:
Ages 6-8: FULL
Ages 9-13: 17
Session 7
July 21-25
Spots remaining for Session 7:
Ages 6-8: FULL
Ages 9-13: 21

Spots remaining up to date as of March 25, 2014. Spots are subject to change. Call 402.554.2539 for most recent spots remaining.

ACTIVITIES: We are a recreational day camp and our basic activities are recreation in nature.  Our campers rotate through various physical activities including swimming, rock climbing and gym games.  We round out our days with arts & crafts and special interest sessions based on our themes and always include a field trip each week.  Parents will be notified in advance of our field trip destinations.

MAV KIDS STAFF: These college students work hard to make your child’s summer safe and enjoyable. Both highly motivated and energetic people, the counselors attend a week-long training orientation to ensure a high quality staff and supervision. All counselors are CPR and First Aid Certified, and certified lifeguards will be on deck for all pool activities.

All participants will need to bring their own lunch every day. Water and snacks will be provided throughout the day. The majority of the activities will take place in the Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (HPER) building, the Milo Bail Student Center, the surrounding UNO Campus, Memorial Park, and Elmwood Park.

Registration Dates & Times:

The registration schedule is as follows with no exceptions:

Open Registration will begin Monday, February 17, 2014. Registration forms will be available online that day and will be available at the HPER Building.

A returning camp participant is considered a child or sibling of a child that has participated in prior Mav Kids Camp sessions. A returning participant may not register nieces, nephews, cousins, etc. This applies to returning children and their siblings only.

Payment Categories:

$40 deposit required for each child/each session. Deposits are non-refundable and cannot be used towards another weeks balance. This deposit will be applied to the total cost of the session(s). Deposits and complete registration forms are to be mailed to: Mav Kids Summer Day Camp, Campus Recreation HPER 104, 6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182. Registrations will be accepted in person at the Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) Building Control Desk. If you need additional registration forms, contact Campus Recreation at 554-2539.


UNO Campus Rec Member - The membership allows individuals to participate in Campus Recreation Activities. UNO students pay fees that allow them to participate. UNO Faculty/Staff must purchase a Membership (it is not part of your benefits package.)

UNO Alumni and UNMC students, faculty, and staff are eligible to purchase a membership, as well. The membership fee is comparable to what the students pay in their UPF fees. You must be a current Campus Recreation member while your child is attending camp.

UNO Student - any person enrolled at UNO paying UPF fees to the UNO campus.


Non Member - Anybody that is not a current UNO student or Campus Rec Member.

* Your payment receipt is your confirmation of registration. Information packets will be mailed out in mid-April. Please review the information and return the required materials promptly.

Camp Groups:

Camps will be divided in two major groups based on age, first grade through age 8 and ages 9-13. If your child has a summer birthday and will turn 9, please indicate older or younger group preference. If you wish your child to be grouped with a friend, please indicate their name on the enrollment form.


Mav-Rec Youth Programs Contact Info:

Lisa Medina, Asst. Director for Sport Clubs & Youth Programs

The Youth Programs offices are located within UNO Campus Recreation in the Health, Physical Education and Recreation (HPER) Building, Room 104.