Last summer, over 4,000 kids played their way through weeks of healthy
fun at Rec-PAC sites across the county.
Here's a sampling of the good things parents had to say about their
Rec-PAC (Pretty Awesome Children), operated by Fairfax County Park
Authority, is a six week structured recreation program with emphasis on
leisure skills designed for elementary school children.
Participants will have an opportunity to enjoy a wide variety of
activities such as: fun and fitness, indoor and outdoor games, team
sports, nature, crafts, storytelling, sports festivals, talent shows and
supervised play sessions. Each location has a ratio of 1 staff person to
Join us for 6 exciting weeks of Summer Fun in 2017!
Week 1 (7/5-7/7)
July 3rd and 4th CLOSED
United We Stand
Hooray for the Red, White and Blue. Join us as we celebrate America
through arts, games and sports. Rec-PAC is closed July 3rd and
Week 2 (7/10-7/14)
We’ve got SPIRIT, how about YOU?
Show your PAC pride on these fun-filled theme days: crazy hair, crazy
socks, team jersey, ping pong table decorating. Meet and learn about
Buddy the Wolf and enjoy a teambuilding field day. Special Event:
Week 3 (7/17-7/21)
Ahoy Mateys! Come aboard and create colorful parrots, creative sand
art, treasure maps and sea monsters. Along the way play games, sing
songs and use teamwork to find the lost Pirate Island where there are
cool games and prizes for all!! Five days of fun and adventure.
Special Event: Lost Pirate Island Party
Week 4 (7/24-7/28)
Come on Down!
Calling all game show contestants! Are you ready for a week of fun and
exciting game shows? Do you have what it takes to win, lose or draw? Or
even have a minute to win it? Then this is the week for you.
Special Event: Game Show Mania
Week 5 (7/31-8/4)
Explore the outdoors through painting, collage, drawing and more. Use
a variety of art media to create icky bugs. Join us as we design a
wonderful forest full of creative creatures.
Week 6 (8/7-8/10)
Rec-PAC Gives Back!
Rec-PAC needs YOU!! Come make a difference as you and your friends get
involved in the community in which you live. This community service
week is all about helping others and giving back. Join us at the
Rec-PAC Showcase for a camper performance. Special Event: RPS
No Rec-PAC on August 11th.