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1st-6th Grade Summer Camp Enrollment is Now Open!

Click here for the 2015 summer registration packet! Click here for the Scholarship Application.

Click here for a fillable PDF registration packet & scholarship application.

Looking for the preschool summer program? Click the link!

Creativity. Community. Healthy Living. Summer Fun!

 Welcome to Summer Camp 2015!  

What: Friendly House offers an enriching summer camp for children who have completed first through fifth grades.  Interested in summer camp for your preschooler? Click here! Curriculum and field trips are based on weekly themes – Cooking, Swimming, Movie-Making, Outdoor Adventures, and more – with classes led by our talented staff and visiting educators.

Camp activities take place in and around the Friendly House campus, a beautiful, kid-friendly facility. Drop-off and pick-up parking is ample. We will also take advantage of easy walking access to nearby parks and use TriMet and school buses for other exciting destinations.

Contact Information & to Return Applications and Scholarship Forms:


Fax: 503-228-0085,

Mail: 2617 NW Savier St. Portland OR 97210,

Or in person: 1737 NW 26th (corner of Thurman and 26th)

: Summer Camp runs for approximately 9 weeks. Dates are listed below; themes and field trips posted Feb. 2, 2015.  Dates are different for preschool summer program.  Click here for summer preschool.

Camp Hours and Days: 9 am -4 pm, Monday – Friday.  Wrap around care from 7am-9am and 4pm-6pm is available for an additional fee per week.  New themes each week! Click here to read about our themes this summer.
Exception – Swim weeks – because of the long camp day wrap around care is included in the session fee.

Week 1: June 22-26

Week 2: June 29-July 2

Weeks 3 and 4: July 6-17th (swim weeks!)

Week 5: July 20-24

Week 6: July 27-31

Weeks 7 and 8: August 3-14 (swim weeks!)

Week 9: August 17-19 (short week)

Payments and Deposits

  • Registration will be held on a first-come first-served basis beginning Feb. 2, 2015.
  • A non-refundable deposit of $50.00 per week is required at the time of registration.
  • A registration fee of $50.00 per family is required ($25 for families currently enrolled in After School)
  • T-shirt fee of $10.00 per child is required.
  • $10 discount per session if you register by April 26th.
  • A list of activities for the session and other pertinent information will be emailed 1 week before the start of each session.
  • Full payment is due 10 days before the start of each session. If registration takes place less than 2 weeks before the session begins, full payment is due at time of registration.  Entry to camp sessions will NOT be allowed for families whose previous balances are not paid in full.  Refunds for cancelled sessions will not be provided if a cancellation is made less than 10 days prior to the start of the session.
  • Click here to make a payment online. Select “Summer Camp” from the donation category drop down menu.
  • Limited scholarships are available.  Download Summer Camp Scholarship Application.  Questions on scholarships? Please contact Children’s Programs Director, Ida Lombardozzi –
  • For more information contact Friendly House at 503.228.4391.


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