Camp Big Red
The WKU Intramural-Recreational Sports Department is excited to bring you another fun filled summer that your campers won't want to miss out on!
2018 registration days and times:
- Thursday April 12th @ 8am: Online only
- Friday April 13th @ 8am to 4pm(in person): Online and In person at the Preston Center
Once online registration opens it will remain open until all sessions are full
- Sunday April 15th @ 1pm: Online Only
- Monday April 16th @ 8am to 4pm(in person): Online and In person at the Preston Center
Once online registration opens it will remain open until all sessions are full.
You are encouraged to set up your account as soon as you can, so when registration opens later, your account will be ready.
ACCOUNT REGISTRATION INSTRUCTION LINKS:
2018 will be the first year that WKU Camp Big Red will offer online registration.
For your convenience, we encourage you to register online but we will have options
to register in person if spots are available.
Our Department has hosted Camp Big Red for the past 24 years. It is a day camp for children between the ages of 6 to 12 years old. Our camp allows campers to experience positive group interactions in a safe and fun environment.
We give campers the opportunity to develop teamwork skills, experience fun adventures, and create new lasting friendships through arts & crafts, daily recreational activities, special events, sports, as well as field trips.
The Camp Big Red staff is a high-energy, dedicated team, certified in Adult & Child CPR/AED and First Aid. Our philosophy is that all activities must be SAFE, FUN, & FAIR. Campers get the care they deserve with our 8-to-1 camper-to-staff ratio. Our staff is under the direction of Sean Sherwood, Camp Director. COME JOIN THE FUN!!!
Camp sessions are Monday through Friday from 7:30am to 4:30pm with organized activities starting at 9:00am. Organized activities end at 3:30pm. Campers should be dropped off at the blue basketball courts in the Preston Center. Campers may arrive as early as 7:30am and should be picked up no later than 4:30pm. Late fees will be charged for campers picked up after 4:30pm.
A Typical Day at Camp
7:30 - 9:00am - Camper Drop Off/Free Play
9:15 - 10:30am - Swim Time (Mon-Thurs)
9:15 - 10:30am- Kid Yoga (Friday-NO SWIM)
10:40am - Snack Time (Camp Will Provide)
11:10 - 11:50am - Organized Games
12:05 - 1:15pm - Lunch location DSU (Mon-Thur);
Lunch @ Preston Center (Fri)
1:30 - 3:30pm - Arts & Crafts (Mon & Weds)
1:30 - 3:30pm - Organized Activities (Tues)
1:30 - 3:30pm - Field Trips & Special Events(Thurs)
1:30 - 3:30pm - Pizza Party & Movie Day (Fri)
3:30 - 4:30pm - Free Play/Camper Pick Up