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Camp Dexter

Registration for 2024-2025 After Care and 2024 Camp Dexter opens

  • March 2 at 8:00am for returning families*
  • March 16 at 8:00am for new families. 
*Returning families are those who participated in 2023 Camp Dexter or 2023-2024 After Care.

Please note:

We plan to process requests for full-time schedules first for both Camp Dexter & After Care. Requests for part-time schedules will be considered starting May 15 for Camp Dexter and starting August 1 for After Care.
More information about Camp Dexter and After Care enrollment can be found on our registration site. 
Camp Dexter is a traditional day camp for children currently in grades in Young 5/Kindergarten through 5th grade, who have completed one year of school by June 2023. Camp Dexter operates for nine or ten weeks each summer. Sign up for three or more days per week, from one week to all summer! We will offer indoor/outdoor games, crafts & other tabletop activities, campers choice time, movies, and more! Camp hours are Monday through Friday, from 7:30am through 6:00pm at Bates School.  Drop off begins as early as 7:30am.  Pick up ends as late as 6:00pm.  Departure/return times on field trip days are shared in advance. 
We are located in Bates School, 2704 Baker Road, Dexter MI 48130  734-424-4180
For further information, please contact Community Education 734-424-4180.

Summer Fun

movie theatre
art projects in the classroom
camp dexter
leslie science center
reading time at camp
blue heron bay treats!
Sleeping Bear room