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Recreation Services

Youth Camps/Clinics

Welcome to the UNI Recreation Services Youth Program website. We currently offer a variety of camps children of many ages can sign up for. Our large and first-rate facility allows us to provide camps unlike any your children have participated in!

All Sports Camp

UNI-WRS hosts this all sports camp over the course of the school year. Kids participate in flag football, table tennis, rock climbing, basketball, swimming, kickball, baseball/softball, dodgeball, pickleball, ultimate frisbee, and nutritional and environmental presentations! For ages 6-12.

Summer Break Camps:
June 27-29
July 18-20

For further information contact: Tim Klatt – (319) 273-7120

Outdoor Adventure Youth Camp

During this action packed 3 day camp, participants will enjoy activities such as: rock climbing, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, fire building, etc. No experience is necessary; however, an adventurous spirit is required.
Space is limited on a first come, first served basis
Dates: June 20-22 | Time: 8:30am – 4:00pm

Program Coordinator: Andrew Martin – (319) 273-7163

Babysitting Training

Jump start your teen’s first job. Youth will become great babysitter’s by learning practical skills and confidence through video presentations, hands-on activities, and classroom discussions. Topics include: responding to emergencies, good decision making and communication with parents. Babysitter’s training is designed for youth ages 11 to 14 years.


Program Coordinator: Rachel Cook - (319) 273-7263
Junior Lifeguarding

A program for youth that provides a foundation of aquatic and leadership knowledge, attitudes and skills for future successful completion of the Red Cross Lifeguarding courses. Objectives that will be covered include prevention of accidents, fitness, rescue responses, leadership and professionalism. Junior Lifeguarding is designed for youth ages 11 to 14 years. To participate in Junior Lifeguarding a swim pretest is required. The pretest consists of a 25 yard front crawl swim with proper breathing, treading water for 1 minute and swimming 10–feet underwater.


Program Coordinator: Rachel Cook - (319) 273-7263


If there is an accommodation you need in order to participate in a RS program or activity, please contact WRC 101 at (319) 273-6275.


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