Roanoke County Parks, Recreation and Tourism is one of the area's largest providers of youth enrichment year round!
In the Summer
Looking for summer fun? We offer over 200 weeks of summer camps for ages 3 to 17. Choose from half-day, full-day and overnight programs with themes such as art, music, dance, travel, athletics, swimming, pop culture and outdoor education. You DON'T have to be a County resident to sign up!
During the School Year
While school is in session, we operate an after school program on-site at 13 Roanoke County elementary schools. After School for Kids is an enrichment program for grades K-5 offering daily age-appropriate activities that foster physical, social emotional and cognitive development. At Green Ridge Recreation Center, our Ridge Kids after school program is open to grades K-5, with transportation from Glen Cove and Fort Lewis elementary schools.
Love to sing in the car or the shower but not sure of your abilities? We will explore the production of good vocal sound and how to sing in unison (maybe even simple harmony) with the others in the class to form a chorus that makes music together. Instructor Karen Adams has been the Director of Music at College Lutheran Church in Salem for 5 years and before that at churches in Pennsylvania and Ohio. She began piano lessons in kindergarten, Children's Choir in second grade and has been involved ...