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Summer Activity Guide: Wichita Parks and Recreation

  • Published Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at 11:47 a.m.
  • Updated Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at 12:44 p.m.

Boston Recreation Center

6655 E. Zimmerly



Project Runway Camp, create fashion accessories, design T-shirt. Learn make-up, hair styling and modeling skills. Fashion show. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. June 10-14. Ages 6-14, $125.

Avengers Training, learn to use superhero powers, flex your muscles and test your mental skills. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. June 17-21. Ages 6-12, $119.

Camo Camp, compete in tug-of-war, sling-shot firing ranges, archery, boot camp obstacle courses and more. Create camo shirt and marshmallow shooter. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. June 24-28. Ages 6-12, $119.

Wonka’s Chocolate Factory, make treats including chocolate pops and cookies, play games. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 1-3. Ages 6-12, $69.

Harry Potter’s Hogwarts Academy, wizarding activities including potion-making, defense against the dark arts, Muggle magic, Quidditch and games. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 8-12. Ages 8-14, $119.

Mad Scientists, hands-on experiments include making a pop-bottle rocket, gooey slime, invisible ink and more. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 15-19. Ages 6-12, $125.

Jedi Training Camp, Star Wars activities and games. Learn to use the force, sword skills. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 22-26. Ages 8-14, $119.

Creative Treasures, crafts and art, including clay, decoupage, beaded jewelry, stained glass, more. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. July 29-Aug. 2. Ages 6-14, $125.

Survivor, participate in physical challenges and mental contests including puzzles, riddles and memory games. Try to outwit, outlast and outplay fellow campers. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 5-9. Ages 6-12, $119.

Watson Park

3022 S. McLean Blvd.



Outdoor Adventure Camp, learn fishing, archery, horseback riding and kayaking. Build a camp fire, cook lunch, ride paddle boats, play miniature golf and more. June 3-7 (ages 6-9), June 10-14 (ages 10-14). $139.

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