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Parkland Area Summer Rec. Camp

NEW for 2022!

UMT has partnered with South Whitehall Twp. & North Whitehall Twp. to launch the NEW Parkland Area Summer Recreation Camp!


Expanded from South Whitehall Township’s established and highly regarded Summer Playground Camp, this program will grow from three South Whitehall sites to five sites in three different Townships! Parkland Area families will have the option of attending one of the five sites, offering convenience to parents and the opportunity for more children to participate. Kids between the ages of  6-12 will enjoy sports, games, team building, arts and crafts, fitness, and nature-based programs.

Your one-time fee will include eight weeks of summer camp fun and supervision. Camp runs June 13, 2022- August 5, 2022, Monday through Friday from 9:00am- 3:00pm for children ages 6- 12 (Must have completed Kindergarten AND be 6 years old. May not turn 13 prior to August 1st of the current year)

WE ARE HIRING: Summer Camp Counselors Needed. See details below.


Locations and Registration Fees: 

UMT residents will be charged the resident fee for the UMT Location. If you choose a location in which you are not a resident, you will be charged a Non-Resident Fee. Residents of each township will be given a two-week priority registration period. After that period, registrations open for non-residents at all sites, pending availability.

    • Upper Macungie Township Location: FULL!
      • Please email kukitzm@southwhitehall.com to inquire about any open spots at other locations. 
      • Veterans Memorial Elementary
        • $275 UMT Resident Fee
        • $325 Non-Resident Fee
    • North Whitehall Township Location: Full until staff can be expanded
      1. Ironton Elementary School
        • $275  NWT Resident Fee
        • $325 Non-Resident Fee
    • South Whitehall Township Locations: Please email kukitzm@southwhitehall.com to inquire about any open spots at other locations. 
      1. Orefield Middle School 
      2. Kratzer Elementary 
      3. Parkway Manor Elementary
        •  $275 SWT Resident Fee
        • $325  Non-Resident Fee


How to Register: IMPORTANT

All registrations will go through one site: South Whitehall Township’s Recreation Portal. You must create an account (like the UMT portal). New Accounts must be approved to assure residency status is correct.

  1. Go to the South Whitehall Recreation Portal 
  2. Create an account or Login to an existing account
  3. Wait for your emailed account approval
    1. Once Approved- login, and go to “Programs”
    2. Choose the Parkland Area Summer Rec Camp Location of your choice!
    3. Checkout!

Now Hiring: Summer Camp Counselors & Counselors in Training!


Direct and lead activities, games, athletics, field trips, arts and crafts and so much more! Applicants MUST be 16 years old and should possess the following:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Keep detailed records
  • Interact with school age children
  • View the Hiring Flyer

Apply to any of the 5 Camp Locations: 

  • Upper Macungie Township Location (1): Veterans Memorial Elementary
  • South Whitehall Township Locations (3): Kratzer Elementary Orefield, Middle School, Parkway Manor Elementary
  • North Whitehall Township Location (1): Ironton Elementary
  • Summer Counselor Employment Application


The Parkland area municipalities are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, age, sex , disability status, U.S. Military veteran status or any other protected classification as required by law.

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