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Safe Sitter Summer Camp
Ages 11-13. Safe Sitter classes prepare young adolescents to be safe, nurturing babysitters. They will receive hands on training in areas such as: Child Care Essentials, Safety for the Sitter, Injury Management and introduce Preventing Injuries and Behavior Management. Developed in 1980 by an Indianapolis pediatrician, Safe Sitter is a medically accurate program that teaches boys and girls how to handle emergencies when caring for young children. Each student will receive the Safe Sitter Babysitter’s Handbook, a completion card, a Safe Sitter note pad and pencil. This class includes choking rescue but does not include CPR. We will also include tips for students to be “Safe at Home” when they are home alone after school. Please bring a lunch. Register at River Road Park or call 541-688-4052. Class is limited to 8 students and will be held at Gymnastics Northwest, 30043 Leghorn Rd.  Instructor: Barbara Hoffman.
7/27-28 WTh    9a-1p    $75 ID $90 OD

Art Camp

Emerald Mural Camp
Ages 9-13. Do you love art? Do you want to help make the amazing
Emerald Park an even more precious gem in our community? If so,
you can help create a mural out in the park!
7/11-22 M-F 9-12p $275

Lego Camps

STEM Fundamentals with LEGO® Materials

Ages 6-10. Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Tugboats, Space Shuttle, and the Eiffel Tower. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas.

6/20-24     M-F       2-5p                $145

MARVELous Engineering with LEGO® Materials

Ages 6-10. LEGO® Builders Assemble! We need you to come join our experienced Play-Well Instructors to save the world. We will use LEGO® to build our strongest Avengers to defeat Thanos, help Thor retrieve Mjolnir, swing through the city with Spider-man, and tell Hulk to....Smash! Our journey will take us to battles on this world and beyond; are you up to the challenge?

7/11-15     M-F       2-5p                 $145


Jedi Engineering Strikes Back using LEGO® Materials 
Ages 6-10. This is the way! Get ready to embark on your LEGO® journey as we defend the Wookies on Kashyyyk, repair the Rebel shield generator on Hoth, and rescue Baby Yoda from Moff Gideon. Come explore a galaxy far, far away with the help of an experienced Play-Well instructor and learn which “Force” is actually with us!
8/1-5    M-F    2-5p    $145

Next Level Gaming using LEGO® Materials
Ages 6-10. Ready to take your LEGO® Engineering skills to the next level? Give the controller a rest and put your skills to the test by Barrel Blasting with Donkey Kong, Flinging Fireballs with Mario, and battling foes with Kirby. Under the guidance of a Play-Well instructor, you will gear up to take down the final boss. Are you game?
8/8-12    M-F    2-5p    $145

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Park Hours

​Sunrise to sunset

Main Office

1400 Lake Dr.

Eugene, OR 97404

M-F 8a-4:30p (winter hours)


1400 Lake Dr.

Eugene, OR 97404

M-F 6a-9p
Sa  6a-3p

Fitness Center

1400 Lake Dr.

M-F 6a-9p

Sa  6a-1:30p


30043 Leghorn Rd.

(Prairie Road & Leghorn)

Eugene, OR 97402


M-F 9a-12p and 1p-6p

Sat. 8:30a-12:30p

River Road Annex

1055 River Road

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