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June Events, Programs and Camps at Charleston County Parks and Recreation
Published:
6/1/2014 10:54:01 AM


 

 

June Special Events

 

Nickelodeon Character Wednesdays at your Charleston County Waterparks!

Wednesdays, starting June 4

Your favorite Nickelodeon characters will be making special appearances at the waterparks on Wednesdays this summer! Catch them during your visit to Splash Zone, Splash Island, and Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark. Characters will make appearances during regular park hours (10 a.m. - 6 p.m.); exact times will be available on site. June Schedule:

June 4: Nickelodeon's SpongeBob SquarePants at Splash Island (located within Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park)

June 11Diego from Nickelodeon's Go, Diego, Go! at Splash Zone (located with James Island County Park)

June 18: Nickelodeon's Dora the Explorer at Whirlin' Waters (at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park)

June 25Blue from Nickelodeon's Blue's Clues at Splash Island

For further details on the waterparks, or a full summertime character schedule, visit splashparks.com or call 843-795-4386.

 

Reggae Concert Series: De Lions of Jah

Fri., June 6, 7:30 - 11 p.m.

James Island County Park

Now on Friday nights! Relax and enjoy an evening of reggae music performed live in beautiful James Island County Park. Bring a chair or blanket and rock the night away to music by De Lions of Jah. Food, beverages, and souvenirs will be available for purchase. Outside alcohol and coolers are prohibited. Advance tickets will not be sold. Band is subject to change. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.; music begins at 8 p.m. Fee: $8; free for Gold Pass Holders & ages 12 & under.

 

Mount Pleasant Pier Fishing Tournament: Cooper River Challenge

Sat., June 7, 6 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Pier

Enjoy fantastic fishing at the foot of the Ravenel Bridge on Charleston Harbor!  Prizes will be awarded for the largest game fish catch in the following categories: Adult Angler, Lady Angler, Youth Angler (12 and under), Senior Angler (60+), and Total Weight of Five Fish. Pre-registration ends May 30. On-site registration begins at 6 a.m. Tournaments held rain or shine. For additional information, call (843) 762-9946. An adult chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Fees: $13/$10 CCR Discount; $8 for seniors or youth ages 3-12. $5 for Fishing Pass Holders.

 

Be Fit Charleston

Sat., June 7, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Old Towne Creek County Park

Take in the views of Old Towne Creek County Park during our premier fitness festival and famers market. Hands-on activities include boot camp and yoga classes for adults, recycle relays, and interpretive nature walks for kids and more. Bring a bike or a pair of walking shoes and explore on your own. Sign up for our Be Fit CSA. Attendees will also be entered for door prizes. Rain date: Sat, June 21. Fee: $10/$5: Ages 3-12/Free: Ages 2 & under

 

13th Annual Scouts Day at Whirlin' Waters

Sunday, June 8, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark at North Charleston Wannamaker County Park

Scouts, sign up for this special day at the waterpark in your honor! Play in the cool water, earn a safety patch, and win prizes. Lunch vouchers available for $6. Registration required by June 6. Register online or call 795-4386. $12.99 per Scout and family member. Free: ages 2 & under/Super Splash Pass holders (advance registration still required.)

 

Thursday Night Boogie

Thurs., June 12, 6 - 10 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Pier

Join us for this NEW event at the Mount Pleasant Pier! The pier will be rockin' with the sounds of DJ Jim Bowers as he plays a variety of line dancing hits, unforgettable oldies, and beach music classics! Beverages, food, and snacks will be available for purchase. Tickets are limited; advance purchase is recommended. A photo ID is required to gain entry into the event. No refunds or exchanges. For ages 21 and up. Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount/$10 on-site (if available)

 

Folly Pier Fishing Tournament

Sat., June 14, 6 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Folly Beach Fishing Pier

Join us for some fishing fun and good-spirited competition, at one of the largest piers on the East Coast! Prizes are awarded for the three largest catches in the Big Fish category and for the largest catch in the King Mackerel category. Pre-registration will end June 12. On-site registration will begin at 6 a.m. Tournaments held rain or shine. For ages 3 and up; an adult chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. For additional information, call (843) 588-3474. Fee: $13/$10 CCR Discount & $8: seniors and ages 3-12/King Mackerel: $15/$13 CCR Discount.

 

Shaggin' on the Cooper

Sat., June 14, 7 - 11 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Pier

Spend an evening dancing on the scenic Mount Pleasant Pier to live music by the Shem Creek Boogie Band! Enjoy scenic views of the Charleston Harbor while dancing to live classic oldies and beach music. Beverages, food, and snacks will be available for purchase. Tickets are limited; advance purchase is recommended. A photo ID is required to gain entry into the event. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount/$10 on-site (if available)

 

Wannamaker Summer Movie Series

Saturday, June 14, movie begins around 8 p.m.

Wannamaker County Park

Join us for movies under the stars. Popcorn and refreshments will be available for purchase at the snack bar. Socialized dogs on a short leash are welcome. No alcohol is permitted. Call (843) 795-4386 for more information, or visitwww.charlestoncountyparks.com for movie titles. Movie is free with park admission fee of $1 per person.

 

Charleston Sprint Triathlon - Race #2

Sun., June 15, 7 a.m.

James Island County Park

This 24th annual swim-bike-run event is the second of a five-race series. The race begins with a 600-yard open freshwater swim in the lake at James Island County Park, continues with a 12-mile bike ride through the scenic paved paths of the park and nearby roads, and finishes with a flat 5K run. Fees start at $50 per race. Spectators welcome! For more information, visit charlestoncountyparks.com/csts. Open to ages 12 and up.

 

Yappy Hour: The Bill Show

Thurs., June 19, 4-8 p.m.

James Island County Park dog park

Free event! Join us after work at the James Island County Park dog park for live music by The Bill Show and beverages available for purchase. No pre-registration required! Simply pay gate admission upon arrival. Free with park admission.

 

Pups, Yups, and Food Trucks

Thursday, June 26, 5 - 8 p.m.

Mount Pleasant Palmetto Islands County Park

It's a party in the park with your dog! You and your pup are invited to join us after work for live music performed by the V-Tones, beverages, and the Charleston Festival Foods food truck. All dogs must remain on leash. No outside alcohol or coolers permitted. Free event with your regular park gate admission!

 

Reggae Concert Series: ReggaeInfinity

Fri., June 27, 7:30 - 11 p.m.

James Island County Park

Now on Friday nights! Relax and enjoy an evening of reggae music performed live in beautiful James Island County Park. Bring a chair or blanket and rock the night away to music by ReggaeInfinity. Food, beverages, and souvenirs will be available for purchase. Outside alcohol and coolers are prohibited. Advance tickets will not be sold. Band is subject to change. Gates open at 7:30 p.m.; music begins at 8 p.m. Fee: $8; free for Gold Pass Holders & ages 12 & under.

 

June Programs and Camps


Advance registration required for many programs. Call 795-4386 or visit CharlestonCountyParks.com to register. Many programs require that a minimum number of participants be met. "Don't let a good program get canceled - register in advance!"

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call (843) 795-4386.

June 2                    Mon                        8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island Waterpark                     Course # 33560

Meets at: Splash Zone Waterpark                       Course # 33552

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters Adventure Waterpark    Course # 33568

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Fitness: iSUP

Step out of the gym and onto a board! This series uses intervals of barre, pilates, and yoga to build core stability, develop upper body strength, and lift and tone the lower body. Pre-registration required.

June 2-25               Mon, Wed               8:30-9:30 a.m.                                       Course # 33671

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $78/$65 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 2                    Mon                        9:30-10:30 a.m.                                     Course # 33739

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Fitness: yoSUP

Meet us on the water! Stand-up paddleboarding meets yoga on the lake, a beginner-friendly setting with no current or tide. Calm water allows participants to focus on the workout and have more fun. Pre-registration required.

June 3-26               Tue, Thu                  6:30 -7:30 a.m.                                      Course # 33673

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $78/$65 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water, a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 3                    Tue                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33694

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33685

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33702

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

How to Belay

Learn to belay in this abbreviated version of our popular Introduction to Climbing class. Pre-registration required.

June 3                    Tue                         6 -8 p.m.                                               Course # 33429

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 14 & up

Fee: $14/$0 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for 6 or more classes at a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 4                    Wed                       8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33564

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33556

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33572

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 4                    Wed                       8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33576

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water, a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 5                    Thu                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33698

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33690

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33706

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 5                    Thu                         5:45 -6:45 p.m.                                      Course # 33750

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Sea Kayak Instructional Classes: Kayaking Forward Stroke

Get faster and more efficient for convenience or a competitive edge. Topics include sitting position, body mechanics, grip position, and the path of the paddle. This class accommodates both standard touring paddles and wing paddles. Pre-registration required.

June 5                    Thu                         6 -8 p.m.                                               Course # 33826

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $30/$25 CCR Discount

 

Baptist Hill Basketball Clinics: Co-ed

Learn the fundamentals of basketball, including dribbling, shooting, passing, and offensive and defensive positioning. Specific details will be discussed at the mandatory parent meeting held on June 5 from 6 -7 p.m.

June 9-July 2          Mon, Wed               6 -7:30 p.m.                                          Course # 34872

Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex              Age: 9-12

Fee: $18/$15 CCR Discount

 

Baptist Hill Micro Soccer

CCPRC recreation youth coed micro soccer league will concentrate on fundamental skills, as well as build positive characteristic skills. This program will teach children the importance of team work and social skills. Registration fee includes a team jersey, shorts, and socks. Birth certificate must be submitted prior to course start date. Practice and game schedules will be provided at the mandatory parents meeting on June 5 at 6 p.m. Age cut off for soccer is as of Sept. 1.

June 10-July 3        Thu, Tue                  6 -7:30 p.m.       Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex

Age: 4-6                                    Course # 34873

Age: 7-9                                    Course # 34874

Age: 10-12                                Course # 34875

Fee: $36/$30 CCR Discount

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 7                    Sat                         8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33577

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Introduction to Climbing: Climbing 101

This class will introduce you to the world of climbing. We'll teach you about gear, basic knots, technique, and how to belay. Upon completion, participants will be prepared to take a belay test upon their next visit to The Climbing Wall. Pre-registration required.

June 7                    Sat                         9 a.m.-12 p.m.                                       Course # 33439

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 14 & up

Fee: $24/$20 CCR Discount

 

Sea Kayak Instructional Classes: ACA Introduction to Kayaking - Level 1

Learn a new sport comfortably and enjoyably. Using a variety of boats, this entry-level course teaches you the basic strokes and skills to have fun on the water! Pre-registration required.

June 7                    Sat                         9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.                               Course # 33610

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $42/$35 CCR Discount

 

SUP the Surf Zone

Surf SUP! Enjoy the sun, sand, and surf in this popular and historic pastime. Join a trained professional and learn fundamental surfing skills, important wave/ocean dynamics, board/paddle design, etiquette and safety. You'll come away with a basic understanding of surfing that will give you the confidence to continue catching waves and growing as a SUP surfer anywhere you choose to go. Pre-registration required.

June 7                    Sat                         10 a.m.-2 p.m.                                       Course # 33647

Meets at: CCPRC Headquarters                         Age: 16 & up

Fee: $36/$30 CCR Discount

 

Introduction to Slacklining

Learn the basics of slacklining. Our instructors will give you some tips and tricks to get you on the line and having fun in our slackline park. Course fee covers daily admission to The Climbing Wall. Pre-registration required.

June 7                    Sat                         12:30 -1:30 p.m.                                    Course # 33446

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 14 & up

Fee: $14/$12 CCR Discount

 

Kayak the Surf Zone: Beginner Short Boat Surf Kayaking

Treat yourself to some summer fun by learning to ride the waves in a kayak. We'll provide whitewater (short boats) and sit-on-top kayaks, along with instruction in safety and technique. Obtain the skills needed to be wise in the waves. Our experienced instructors will guide you through fun and exciting times in the surf of our beloved Folly Beach. Pre-registration required.

June 8                    Sun                        11 a.m.-3 p.m.                                       Course # 33607

Meets at: CCPRC Headquarters                         Age: 16 & up

Fee: $36/$30 CCR Discount

 

Baptist Hill Odyssey Camp: Art-rageous

Art is Life . a wise person once said. In this week's session, campers will engage in a variety of creative experiences to bring out their inner artist. Campers will experiment and develop skills in a number of different media, participate in a group art project, and begin work towards an all-camp art show. This camp is the perfect summertime excursion for children who seek engaging, creative, and fun outlets for their natural curiosity, creativity, and energy.

June 9-13               Mon-Fri                   7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.                                    Course # 33907

Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex              Age: 5-12

Fee: $60/$50 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 9                    Mon                        8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33561

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33553

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33569

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Junior Lifeguard Program 1

Participants will become familiar with aquatic environments, its hazards, and the demands of the job of a lifeguard. They will be actively involved with CCPRC beach and waterpark lifeguards, learning the basics of aquatic rescue. This is a very physically-demanding program in which students are required to participate in running, ocean swimming, and lifeguarding drills. First-time participants must pass a 75 yard swim test prior to the first day of the session.

June 9-13               Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32776

Meets at: Folly Beach County Park                     Age: 10-11

Fee: $198/$180 CCR Discount

 

Explorers Camp at Wannamaker: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

We will take a look at all the different modes of transportation we witness in the Charleston area. We will explore the many ways we have traveled over the years and how our transportation utilizes the sea, land, and air. All aboard! as we roll down the tracks of time and discuss the importance of all these different forms of transport in the past, present, and future!

June 9-13               Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32695

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park                   Age: 6-9

Fee: $176/$160 CCR Discount

 

Advanced Junior Lifeguard Program: Advanced

This is a two week course in which the participants will become an American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard upon completion of all course requirements. This is a physically demanding program in which students will participate in running, ocean swimming, and lifeguarding drills. Students must have completed at least one previous session of the Junior Lifeguard Program to be eligible for participation. All participants must call (843) 762-8049 to set up a swim test.

June 9-20               Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32764

Meets at: Isle of Palms County Park                   Age: 15-16

Fee: $295/$270 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 9                    Mon                        9:30 -10:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33740

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water, a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 10                  Tue                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33695

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33686

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33703

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

How to Belay

Learn to belay in this abbreviated version of our popular Introduction to Climbing class. Pre-registration required.

June 10                  Tue                         6 -8 p.m.                                               Course # 33437

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 14 & up

Fee: $14/$12 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for 6 or more classes for $7 NCR/$5 CCR; call (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 11                  Wed                       8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33565

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33557

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33573

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount (per class)

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 11                  Wed                       8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33578

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Summer Entertainment Series: Capoeira Charleston

Capoeira is a blend of martial arts, game, and dance originating in Brazil. Dynamic and energetic, this show is set to traditional music featuring authentic Brazilian songs and instruments. Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. Show starts at 10. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Call (843) 795-4386 for group discounts for 10 or more people.

June 11                  Wed                       10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 32992

Meets at: James Island County Park Edisto Hall

Fee: $5/$4 CCR Discount/$5 walk-in (if available)/Free: children ages 2 & under.

 

Adult Coed Dodgeball

Dodgeball is a great way to have some active, old-school fun and exercise with friends, in a fun and exciting atmosphere. This sport will test your speed, agility, and hand-eye coordination while enhancing your overall physical health and wellness. Details on season games will be discussed at the mandatory team managers meeting on June 11 at 6 p.m.

June 11-July 30      Wed           6 -7 p.m.                    Age: 18 & up

Baptist Hill Teams & Individual                Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex

Johns Island Teams & Individual                         Meets at: St John's High School

McClellanville Teams & Individual           Meets at: Lincoln High School

Fee: Team: $289/$264 CCR Discount & Individual: $42/$35 CCR Discount

 

James Island Bird Walks

Birding experts will help identify and count songbirds, birds of prey, wading birds, and others found in the park's diverse habitats. A chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under.

June 12                  Thu                         8 -10 a.m.                                             Course # 33526

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 9 & up

Fee: Free with regular park gate admission

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water, a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 12                  Thu                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33699

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33691

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33707

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Summer Entertainment Series: Capoeira Charleston

Capoeira is a blend of martial arts, game, and dance originating in Brazil. Dynamic and energetic, this show is set to traditional music featuring authentic Brazilian songs and instruments. Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. Show starts at 10. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Call (843) 795-4386 for group discounts for 10 or more people.

June 12                  Thu                         10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 32993

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park Cypress Hall

Fee: $5/$4 CCR Discount/$5 walk-in (if available)/Free: children ages 2 & under.

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 12                  Thu                         5:45 -6:45 p.m.                                      Course # 33751

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Trips: Sunset by SUP Marsh Paddle

Paddle out toward the Stono River with a beautiful sun setting and a full moon rising. This is the perfect after work adventure!  Pre-registration required.

June 12                  Thu                         6 -9 p.m.                                               Course # 33680

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $36/$30 CCR Discount

 

Folly Beach Bird Walks: Lighthouse Inlet Heritage Preserve

This walk focuses on the incredibly diverse northeast end of Folly Island. Hopefuls include Painted Bunting and Wilson's Plover. A chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under.

June 13                  Fri                          7:30 -9:30 a.m.                                      Course # 33523

Meets at: Lighthouse Inlet Heritage Preserve       Age: 12 & up

Fee: Free

 

Indigo at Old Towne

Indigo, Mother Nature's magical dye has brightened life for ages. Bring a t-shirt to dye, while letting it set take a tour of Old Towne to learn about indigo's history in West Ashley. Chaperone required for ages 15 & under. Pre-registration required.

June 13                  Fri                          10 -11:30 a.m.                                       Course # 33477

Meets at: Old Towne Creek County Park             Age: 5 & up

Fee: $15/$12 CCR Discount

 

Fairy Castles: Fairy Castles

Kids of all ages join us for the greatest, tiniest building project ever at the beach! Check in at our registration table, grab a building permit, and start creating your own little dwelling. For extra fun, come dressed up like a fairy or gnome. An adult chaperone is required for children ages 15 and under. Pre-registration required.

June 13                  Fri                          2 -6 p.m.                                               Course # 33297

Meets at: Beachwalker Park                               Age: 2 & up

Fee: Free with regular park gate admission

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 14                  Sat                         8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33579

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Volunteer at McLeod Plantation

McLeod Plantation will open soon and we need volunteers to help tell the site's fascinating history. If you enjoy history and want to share with others then join us to learn more about upcoming opportunities.

June 14                  Sat                         10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 33455

Meets at: CCPRC Headquarters                         Age: 16 & up

Fee: Free

 

Pre-Race Fitness: Yoga

Get ready to meet and exceed your goals at your next fitness event with our pre-race fitness programs. Renew your sense of adventure and recharge your energy with our community-minded, Mother Nature-inspired yoga programs.

June 14                  Sat                         5:30 -6:30 p.m.                                      Course # 33981

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: Free

 

Fishing on the Cooper: Father's Day Fishing

A Lowcountry expert will be on hand to share techniques that will make fishing the pier a fun and rewarding experience for you and your dad. An adult chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 15                  Sun                        1 -2 p.m.                                               Course # 32797

Meets at: Mount Pleasant Pier                            Age: 3 & up

Fee: Free

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for six or more classes in advance and receive a reduced rate by calling 843-795-4386.

June 16                  Mon                        8:15 -9 a.m.                                           16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33562

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33554

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33570

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Explorers Camp at Wannamaker: Good Ole Rocky Top

Rocky Top, you'll always be home sweet home to me! Join us as we discuss the mountains of our surrounding area and how they were manifested. Our discussion will begin with the formation of the Appalachian Mountains and how they have not gotten older, but wiser! We will also learn about the daily impact that humans and nature have on these amazing landforms and what can be done to protect them.

June 16-20              Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32696

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park                   Age: 6-9

Fee: $176/$160 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 16                  Mon                        9:30 -10:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33741

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Odyssey Camp: Around the World in 5 Days

In this session, campers will explore several of the unique and vibrant cultures of this world. Campers will keep a journal of their trip around the world, and create and collect souvenirs, as they explore the differences and similarities, through cultural games, cuisine, dance, and the environment of each locale.

June 16-20                                            Mon-Fri                                                 12 -6 p.m.         Age: 5-12

Baptist Hill                    Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex              Course # 33908

Johns Island                 Meets at: Angel Oak Elementary            Course # 33307

McClellanville                Meets at: St James Santee                    Course # 33915

Fee: $60/$50 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water, a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes in advance and receive a reduced rate; call 795-4386.

June 17                  Tue                         8 -9 a.m.                                               Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33696

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33687

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33704

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Portable Planetarium: Solstice Celebration

Without the tilt of the earth, we wouldn't have seasons. Learn about the time of the year with the longest stretch of daylight and its cultural significance worldwide. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Pre-registration required.

June 17                  Tue                         4 -5 p.m.                                               Course # 33347

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 9 & up

Fee: $9/$7 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for six or more classes in advance and receive a reduced rate by calling 843-795-4386.

June 18                  Wed                       8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33566

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33558

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33574

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 18                  Wed                       8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33580

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Summer Entertainment Series: Sewee Environmental Education Center

This is an exciting presentation about snakes, turtles, and alligators that live in the Lowcountry! Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. Show starts at 10 a.m. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  Call (843) 795-4386 to receive a group discount for 10 or more people.

June 18                  Wed                       10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 32994

Meets at: James Island County Park Edisto Hall

Fee: $5/$4 CCR Discount/$5 walk-in (if available)/Free: children ages 2 & under.

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water; a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes in advance and receive a reduced rate; call 795-4386.

June 19                  Thu                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33700

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33692

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33708

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Summer Entertainment Series: Sewee Environmental Education Center

This is an exciting presentation about snakes, turtles, and alligators that live in the Lowcountry! Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. Show starts at 10 a.m. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  Call (843) 795-4386 to receive a group discount for 10 or more people.

June 19                  Thu                         10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 32991

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park Cypress Hall

Fee: $5/$4 CCR Discount/$5 walk-in (if available)/Free: children ages 2 & under.

 

Stand Up Paddleboard One Design Race Series

Join us for this friendly SUP competition in the BIC SUP One Design Challenge race series. All competitors will use the same board design and gear and will be entered into a national drawing for a stand up paddleboard.

June 19                  Thu                         5:30 -6:30 p.m.                                      Course # 33548

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 10 & up

Fee: $6/$5 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 19                  Thu                         5:45 -6:45 p.m.                                      Course # 33752

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Family Beach Walks

Spend quality time with your family outdoors! This summer stretch your legs on a guided walk at the beach as we investigate tide pools, the swash zone, and the wrack line. All ages welcome. Chaperone required for ages 15 and under.

June 20                  Fri                          10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 33302

Meets at: Isle of Palms County Park

Fee: Free with regular park gate admission

 

Challenge Course Open Day

Join the fun on the High Challenge Course. Experience the excitement of walking across a cable suspended between utility poles and zipping down a 200 -ft. cable. On-site registration available. Chaperone required for ages 15 and under.

June 20                  Fri                          3 -7 p.m.                                               Course # 33488

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 10 & up

Fee: $14/$12 CCR Discount

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 21                  Sat                         8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33581

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Sea Kayak Instructional Classes: ACA Essentials of Kayak Touring - Level 2

This course will teach beginners to paddle sea kayaks safely and enjoyably on lakes, calm ocean environments, and other flat-water settings. We'll cover boats, equipment, safety, plus basic strokes and rescues. Pre-registration required.

June 21                  Sat                         9 a.m.-2 p.m.                                        Course # 33615

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $54/$45 CCR Discount

 

Intermediate Climbing: Climbing 201: Sport Climbing

Lead climbing, specifically sport climbing, is the next step after top roping. Skills covered include clipping, falling, belaying, and more. Participants must have a current CCPRC Climbing Wall Belay Card and must be comfortable climbing 5.8-rated routes. Pre-registration required.

June 21                  Sat                         9 a.m.-1 p.m.                                        Course # 33443

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 14 & up

Fee: $30/$25 CCR Discount

 

Discovering County Parks: Exploring Palmetto Islands

Potential for historic discoveries at the park abound. We will investigate a possible Native American shell ring, Sea Island cotton fields and clay deposits mined by enslaved brick makers. Registered chaperone required for ages 15 & under.

June 21                  Sat                         9 -11 a.m.                                             Course # 33457

Meets at: Palmetto Islands County Park             Age: 9 & up

Fee: $12/$10 CCR Discount

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Instructional Classes: Intro to SUP - Level 1

This fun and relaxed class will get you started with instruction on safety and the proper paddling technique, which will allow you to progress comfortably at your own pace.

June 21                  Sat                         10 a.m.-12 p.m.                                     Course # 33619

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $24/$20 CCR Discount

 

Alligator Adventure

Search for alligators as we separate fact and fiction on this journey to learn why these large reptiles carry the special title of "keystone species". A registered and paid chaperone is required ages 15 and under. Pre-registration required.

June 21                  Sat                         10 a.m.-12 p.m.                                     Course # 33349

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center                Age: 9 & up

Fee: $9/$7 CCR Discount

 

Earth Heroes: Eco-Crafty Kids

Make beautiful creations while caring for the environment. Start with a nature walk and trash sweep, then make art from found items. Projects could include bird feeders, beach bags, and sculpture. Help your young person learn how to impact the world in a positive way and to be an Earth Hero. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under.  Pre-registration required.

June 21                  Sat                         10 a.m.-12 p.m.                                     Course # 33305

Meets at: Cooper River Marina                           Age: 8-12

Fee: $9/$7 CCR Discount

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Instructional Classes: Intro to SUP - Level 1

This fun and relaxed class will get you started with instruction on safety and the proper paddling technique, which will allow you to progress comfortably at your own pace.

June 21                  Sat                         1 -3 p.m.                                               Course # 33620

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $24/$20 CCR Discount

 

Teen Venture Camp: Sea Kayak Expedition

This expedition will allow you to get away in the waters of Lake Marion. It is like you are in another world as sea kayaks will provide us the ability to find new territory that is only accessible by boat. We'll learn the fundamentals of navigation and sea kayaking including map and compass, paddle strokes, maneuvers, and rescues. CCPRC operates this program under a special use permit with the Nantahala and Pisgah National Forests.

June 23-27              Mon: 8 a.m.-Fri: 5:30 p.m.                                                    Course # 32717

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 13-16

Fee: $325/$300 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for six or more classes in advance and receive a reduced rate by calling 843-795-4386.

June 23                  Mon                        8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33563

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33555

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33571

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Junior Lifeguard Program 1

Participants will become familiar with aquatic environments, its hazards, and the demands of the job of a lifeguard. They will be actively involved with CCPRC beach and waterpark lifeguards, learning the basics of aquatic rescue. This is a very physically-demanding program in which students are required to participate in running, ocean swimming, and lifeguarding drills. First-time participants must pass a 75 yard swim test prior to the first day of the session.

June 23-27              Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32777

Meets at: Isle of Palms County Park                   Age: 10-11

Fee: $198/$180 CCR Discount

 

Junior Lifeguard Program 3

Participants will become familiar with aquatic environments, its hazards, and the demands of the job of a lifeguard. They will be actively involved with CCPRC beach and waterpark lifeguards, learning the basics of aquatic rescue. This is a very physically demanding program where students are required to participate in running, ocean swimming, and lifeguarding drills. First-time participants must pass a 200 yard swim test prior to the first day of the session.

June 23-27              Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32786

Meets at: Folly Beach County Park                     Age: 14-15

Fee: $198/$180 CCR Discount

 

Explorers Camp at Wannamaker: When Mother Nature Sneezes

Earthquakes, hurricanes and landslides! Oh my! We will discuss different types of pitches Mother Nature throws our way. We'll take a look at the cause and effect of these environmental hiccups and what we can do to prepare and marvel (at a safe distance).

June 23-27              Mon-Fri                   8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32697

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park                   Age: 6-9

Fee: $176/$160 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 23                  Mon                        9:30 -10:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33742

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Odyssey Camp: Let the Games Begin

How about a game of pickleball? From kickball and tennis, volleyball and archery, campers will investigate sports of all sorts in an active, low-competition setting. Who needs a trophy; when everyone gets a team player award they will make themselves! Camp week will conclude with a kid-style field day event.

June 23-27              Mon-Fri                   12 -6 p.m.                                             Age: 5-12

Baptist Hill                    Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex              Course # 33909

Johns Island                 Meets at: Angel Oak Elementary            Course # 33317

McClellanville                Meets at: St James Santee                    Course # 33916

Fee: $60/$50 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water, a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 24                  Tue                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33697

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33689

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33705

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

How to Belay

Learn to belay in this abbreviated version of our popular Introduction to Climbing class. Pre-registration required.

June 24                  Tue                         6 -8 p.m.                                               Course # 33430

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 14 & up

Fee: $14/$12 CCR Discount

 

Photography Series: Sunset Session

Awaken your senses to the natural and cultural world while stretching your photographic eye. Bring your camera and let a park naturalist lead you to inspirational locations. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Pre-registration required.

June 24                  Tue                         6:30 -8:30 p.m.                                      Course # 33354

Meets at: Beachwalker Park                               Age: 12 & up

Fee: $9/$7 CCR Discount

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: H2O Moves

A total body workout with an emphasis on proper form and stretching makes this program ideal for anyone managing pain and limited mobility. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 25                  Wed                       8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33567

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33559

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33575

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 25                  Wed                       8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33582

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Summer Entertainment Series: Becky's Box of Puppets

Becky and her box of puppets are sure to entertain all with her show! Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. Show starts at 10 a.m. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  Call (843) 795-4386 to receive a group discount for 10 or more people.

June 25                  Wed                       10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 32995

Meets at: James Island County Park Edisto Hall

Fee: $5/$4 CCR Discount/$5 walk-in (if available)/Free: children ages 2 & under.

 

Aquatic Fitness Programs: HIIT the Water

Take your fitness to the next level with high intensity interval training in the water; a cool cross-training option for intermediate to advanced athletes. Register for six or more classes at a reduced price of $7 NCR/$5 CCR per class; call Park and Program Services at (843) 795-4386. Pre-registration required.

June 26                  Thu                         8:15 -9 a.m.                                           Age: 16 & up

Meets at: Splash Island                                     Course # 33701

Meets at: Splash Zone                                       Course # 33693

Meets at: Whirlin' Waters                                    Course # 33709

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Summer Entertainment Series: Becky's Box of Puppets

Becky and her box of puppets are sure to entertain all with her show! Seating begins at 9:30 a.m. Show starts at 10 a.m. Due to limited seating, pre-registration is strongly encouraged.  Call (843) 795-4386 to receive a group discount for 10 or more people.

June 26                  Thu                         10 -11 a.m.                                            Course # 32996

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park Cypress Hall

Fee: $5/$4 CCR Discount/$5 walk-in (if available)/Free: children ages 2 & under.

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 26                  Thu                         5:45 -6:45 p.m.                                      Course # 33753

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Junior Naturalist Sampler: Marine Mammal Maniacs

Learn and discuss the importance of marine mammals, discover their unique features, and dolphin watch at the beach. Hands-on science discovery, journaling, and art encourage children to have fun while learning about the natural world. Adult chaperones can attend and require no registration.  Pre-registration required.

June 27                  Fri                          10:30 a.m.-12 p.m.                                Course # 33294

Meets at: Folly Beach County Park                     Age: 8-12

Fee: $9/$7 CCR Discount

 

Challenge Course Open Day

Join the fun on the High Challenge Course. Experience the excitement of walking across a cable suspended between utility poles and zipping down a 200 -ft. cable. On-site registration available. A chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under.

June 27                  Fri                          3 -7 p.m.                                               Course # 33489

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 10 & up

Fee: $14/$12 CCR Discount

 

Early Morning Bird Walks at Caw Caw

Our trek through many distinct habitats will allow us to view and discuss a variety of birds, butterflies, and other organisms. A registered and paid chaperone is required for participants ages 15 and under. Registration is not required.

June 28                  Sat                         8:30 -11:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33583

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center

Fee: $5/Free for Gold Pass Holders

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Trips: Stono and Marsh Interpretive SUP Tour

Explore a beautiful arm of the scenic Stono River on this James Island tour. A trained naturalist will guide you through the abundant wildlife while the high tide allows for breathtaking views over the salt marsh. Fill yourself with the natural beauty of Charleston. Pre-registration required.

June 28                  Sat                         9 a.m.-12 p.m.                                       Course # 33681

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $36/$30 CCR Discount

 

Sea Kayak Instructional Classes: ACA Introduction to Kayaking - Level 1

Learn a new sport comfortably and enjoyably. Using a variety of boats, this entry-level course teaches you the basic strokes and skills to have fun on the water! Pre-registration required.

June 28                  Sat                         9:30 a.m. -1:30 p.m.                              Course # 33611

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $42/$35 CCR Discount

 

Nature Notebook: Plant Perspectives

Learn about Caw Caw's plants during a botanical walk and artistic study of wetland and woodland habitats. Keeping a nature notebook connects you to the environment through the arts. Participants must bring art supplies and a journal to class.  Pre-registration required.

June 28                  Sat                         10 a.m.-12 p.m.                                     Course # 33298

Meets at: Caw Caw Interpretive Center                Age: 12 & up

Fee: $9/$7 CCR Discount

 

Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Instructional Classes: Intermediate SUP - Level 2

Take the next step in SUPing. We'll practice some very fun balance drills, improve stroke technique, and learn more safety skills. Whether for fun or fitness, you'll love this new way of playing on the water. Pre-registration required.

June 29                  Sun                        10 a.m.-12 p.m.                                     Course # 33628

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $24/$20 CCR Discount

 

Explorers Camp at Wannamaker: Crazy Composting Chefs

Ok, maybe that works in the infomercials, but we all know there is more responsibility to cooking than infomercials suggests. We'll learn how to prepare our own food, while trying to minimize our garbage by using compostable and recyclable items. We will also learn what items should be composted and how it can be used to help reduce our environmental footprint.

June 30-July 3        Mon-Thu                 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32698

Meets at: Wannamaker County Park                   Age: 6-9

Fee: $141/$128 CCR Discount

 

Junior Lifeguard Program 1

Participants will become familiar with aquatic environments, its hazards, and the demands of the job of a lifeguard. They will be actively involved with CCPRC beach and waterpark lifeguards, learning the basics of aquatic rescue. This is a very physically-demanding program in which students are required to participate in running, ocean swimming, and lifeguarding drills. First-time participants must pass a 75 yard swim test prior to the first day of the session.

June 30-July 3        Mon-Thu                 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.                               Course # 32792

Meets at: Folly Beach County Park                     Age: 10-11

Fee: $158/$144 CCR Discount

 

Walk and Restore

Walk and restore your mind and body on the park's shaded trails. Restorative yoga professionals lead participants along short walking loops, stopping intermittently to stretch and relax. Then, head inside to focus solely on restorative yoga - strength, flexibility, balance, and breath. Register for 6 or more classes and get a reduced rate by calling (843) 795-4386.

June 30                  Mon                        9:30 -10:30 a.m.                                    Course # 33743

Meets at: James Island County Park                   Age: 16 & up

Fee: $10/$8 CCR Discount

 

Odyssey Camp: Party in the USA

It's time to celebrate our nation's birthday and what it means to be All-American kids. Campers will play, create and party with a red, white, and blue theme. Prepare for a celebratory parade and make a 4th of July party hat, t-shirt, and rousing noisemakers. We'll get the grill out for a traditional hotdog cookout on Thursday. This camp is the perfect summertime excursion for children who seek engaging, creative, and fun outlets for their natural curiosity, creativity, and energy.

June 30-July 3        Mon-Thu                 12 -6 p.m.                                             Age: 5-12

Baptist Hill                    Meets at: Schroder-Blaney Recreation Complex              Course # 33910

Johns Island                 Meets at: Angel Oak Elementary            Course # 33318

McClellanville                Meets at: St James Santee                    Course # 33917

Fee: $48/$40 CCR Discount

 

Advance registration required for many programs. Call 843-795-4386 or visit CharlestonCountyParks.com to register. 
Many programs require that a minimum number of participants be met.

 


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