Camp Staycation

Camp Staycation is a FREE summer program intended for youth going into 6th through 12th grade in the fall of 2022. We are hosting 8 weeks of in-person recreational and educational field trips, as well as on-site workshops, activities and special guest speakers.

Program Details

Camp Staycation starts the week of June 27, 2022 and concludes the week of August 15, 2022. The programs will meet weekly on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. There are few field trips that may meet later in the day; these activities will be noted in registration. Each week participants will attend 1 recreational, 1 educational, and 1 workshop/special guest activity. 

Interested participants must register for the entire weeks session. Participants should only register for a week if available to attend at least 2 of the 3 activities listed. Single day registration is not available. 

Participants will meet at outside of the Hyattsville Teen Center (3911 Hamilton Street) located in Driskell Community Park. Transportation will be provided to the field trips or activity location from the Teen Center.

How to register

Interested? Sign up for as many weeks as you want and are available, by using our online registration portal RecDesk.. If this is your first time using RecDesk, please check our bilingual step-by-step guide.

Registration for current and active participants Teen Center participants opens on Monday, June 6.

Registration opens on Wednesday, June 8 for the other youth living in the City of Hyattsville or attending school at Hyattsville Middle School, Nicholas Orem Middle School, Northwestern High School, Chelsea School, DeMatha High School or St. Jerome.

Weekly Session

Detailed descriptions and times for all of the trips are noted in registration. 

WeekMondayWednesdayFriday
June 27 - July 1, 2022Futures Exhibit Tour at the Smithsonian MuseumWorkshop TBD***High Ropes Course at Sandy Spring Adventure Park 
July 4 - 8, 2022Closed - July 4 Observance DayTo Kill A Mockingbird at the Kennedy CenterTour at the Hirshhorn Museum
July 11 - 15, 2022Bowling at Bowlero - College ParkReal Talk Series with SeniorsSpy Museum 
July 18 - 22, 2022Tour at the Maryland General Assembly in Annapolis Real Talk Series with SeniorsTop Golf - National Harbor 
July 25 - 29, 2022Go Karting Real Talk Series with SeniorsWashington Nationals Baseball Game ***
August 1 - 5, 2022National Geographic MuseumWorkshop TBD***
Bowling at Bowlero - College Park
August 8 - 10, 2022Field Trip TBD***Workshop TBD***
Mount Veron
August 15 -19, 2022Smithsonian Natural History MuseumWorkshop TBD***
Dave & Busters


*** Indicates the trip has not been finalized and maybe subject to change.