Mini Camp - No School Days!

The City of Hyattsville Youth Programs team is committed to providing quality recreational programs for elementary aged children when school is out. Mini Camps, are held during the school year on some non-school days. Just like our other seasonal day camp programs, Mini Camp is designed to create a space for children to explore arts and crafts, learn a little with STEM, and gain exposure to a variety of sports and games. 

Things to know about Mini Camp during the COVID-19 Pandemic

There are a few protocols to be followed as we operate in-person amidst the pandemic. Please take some time to read our full description of our camp programs healthy and safety guidelines.

Should you have any questions or concerns please contact the Supervisor of Youth Programs, Saarah Abdul-Rauf, at

Dates, Times and Themes

We are hosting two (2) single day mini-camp session on the dates listed below. Each camp date will start at 9:00 AM and concluding at 3:00 PM.

Mini Camp Session Theme
Tuesday, February 22Mad Scientist 
Monday, March 7 Sports Extravaganza

When and How to Register

Registration will open on Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at 10:00 AM.

All registration and payments are done via RecDesk. If you do not have a RecDesk account we recommend creating an account at least 1 day before registration beings, as the account address verification process can take up to 24 hours. Create a RecDesk account.


Fee TypeCity ResidentNon-Resident

The fee is for one (1) child per day. Note all fees are due at the time of registration. 

If you have question regarding registration, fees and/or payment please contact Sean Porter at


What does it mean to be a City of Hyattsville resident? And why are fees different for Non City residents? 

A City of Hyattsville residents refers to those who live within the corporate limits of the City of Hyattsville. Residents pay City tax and therefore pay a reduced fee. Having a Hyattsville mailing address does not indicate being a City of Hyattsville resident. To verify your residency, visit

Accommodations and Inclusion 

Please let us know if your child needs an accommodation. The best way to let us know is to indicate the need during the registration process. You can also note accommodations in your child's RecDesk profile. We will contact you within 1 week (5 business days) after submitting registration, to discuss the best plan of action for inclusion. Please note all request must be made at least 2 weeks (10 business days) prior to the start of any camp program to ensure the best service for your child. 

You may also contact the Youth Programs Supervisor, Saarah Abdul-Rauf, to discuss your child accommodations prior to registration by phone 301-985-5056 or via email

  1. Saarah Abdul-Rauf

    Youth Programs Supervisor
    Phone: (301) 985-5065

  2. Sean Porter

    Youth Programs Coordinator
    Phone: (240) 487-1718