Youth Programs

Year-round programs


Kids Zone (grades K-5)

Kids Zone is an all-day program designed to entertain and enrich Henderson youth when school is not in session. The program is held weekdays 7am-6pm. See Henderson Happenings for dates and locations.

Safekey (through grade 5)

Safekey is a before- and after-school recreational enrichment program offered at all Henderson elementary schools. This fun-filled program focuses on crafts, games, cooking and special activities as an alternative while parents work. 

Teen Scene

This after-school program is for children in grades 6-8. Teen Scene provides a USDA snack and features arts and crafts, cooking, sports, field trips, and social events.




ABC ETC. is a state-licensed preschool specially designed for children 3-5 years of age and held at Valley View Recreation Center

Little Learners

Little Learners is a state-licensed, full-day preschool specially designed for children 4-5 years of age and held at  Valley View Recreation Center

Kampfire Kids

Kampfire Kids is a state-licensed camp specially designed for children ages 3-5 years and held at Valley View Recreation Center. Program is held 9am-3pm, Monday through Friday and is available during the summer and winter break.

For assistance with online registration, email COHRecOnline@cityofhenderson.com or call 702-267-4122.

Summer Camps

Check back in March 2020 for information on next summer's sensational summer camp experiences for children ages 3-15.


Summer Kids Zone (Grades K-5)

Kids Zone is an all-day program designed to entertain and enrich Henderson youth with a variety of supervised interactive activities. 

Summer Teen Zone (Ages 12-15)

Daily and weekly activities include fitness and health, arts and crafts, swimming, games, field trips,
special events, and community service-based projects.

Kampfire Kids (Ages 3-5)

This state-licensed camp includes a variety of supervised activities. Each day is a new adventure involving arts and crafts, interactive games, special events, music, and story time.

On the Edge (ages 10-12, summer only)

This program is all about activities, building friendships and opportunities to grow.

Summer Fun (grades K-8, summer only)

Summer Fun is a seasonal no-cost drop-in program for youth held right in their own neighborhoods. They experience a fun-filled summer of new and exciting activities that keep them intrigued and engaged.

Teen Ventures (Ages 12-15, summer only)

Teen Ventures is for 12- to-15-year-old teens looking for excitement and new friends this summer. The program offers field trips and leadership activities tailored to meet teens’ needs and interests.

Teens-N-Training (Ages 12-15, summer only)

The Teens-N-Training junior leader program trains teens, ages 14 and 15, to become recreation leaders and to provide assistance with our summer programs. The program encourages self-confidence and develops communication and leadership skills.