Tiger’s Den – Summer Camp

Tiger’s Den – Summer Camp

What is Tiger’s Den?

Tiger’s Den Mission is to provide an exceptional recreational experience through a fun, inclusive, and diverse camp program, by providing world class facilities and programming that promotes inclusion, learning, and healthy lifestyles. Learn. Play. Succeed

LSU UREC Tiger’s Den is designed for children ages 6 to 12. Each session is filled with sports, structured games, educational activities, field trips, arts and crafts, and more. All activities are lead by LSU students who are first aid and CPR certified.

Tiger’s Den is open to all families, and membership to LSU UREC is not required to attend Tiger’s Den Summer Camp. Lunch is provided during Summer Camp sessions and all campers receive a Tiger’s Den t-shirt.

To be added to the Tiger’s Den Summer Camp listserv and be notified about upcoming events and registrations, please email TigersDen@lsu.edu .

Summer Camp Sessions 2020

3 children playing in the pool.

Week 1
May 25 – May 29

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

Summer camp is about fun! At Tiger’s Den, the goal each day is for every camper to experience a fun and positive environment through the wide variety of unique daily activities.
child riding a mini horse

Week 4
June 15 – June 19

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

Teaching is the art of assisting discovery, and at Tiger’s Den, we educate in an informal manner by providing children the opportunity to discover things about themselves and the world that surrounds them.
Group of children smiling.

Week 7
July 6 – July 10

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

We enjoy a very diverse community of campers and counselors and at Tiger’s Den, we seek to illustrate to campers the benefits of teamwork while emphasizing a definition of success not based on winning.
Group of excited Tiger's Den campers.

Week 2
June 1 – June 5

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

Summer camp is a unique opportunity for all children, and at Tiger’s Den we promote an atmosphere where enthusiasm for all things is celebrated and seen as a success.
2 children smiling.

Week 5
June 22 – June 26

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

Humility is a crucial aspect of child development and at Tiger’s Den, we ensure campers learn what it means to be humble regardless of success and to treat others with respect and integrity.
Group of children smiling.

Week 8
July 13 – July 17

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

We enjoy a very diverse community of campers and counselors and at Tiger’s Den, we seek to illustrate to campers the benefits of teamwork while emphasizing a definition of success not based on winning.
Group of children smiling.

Week 10
July 27 – July 31

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

We enjoy a very diverse community of campers and counselors and at Tiger’s Den, we seek to illustrate to campers the benefits of teamwork while emphasizing a definition of success not based on winning.
2 children petting a rabbit.

Week 3
June 8 – June 12

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

The safety and happiness of campers is our primary concern. At Tiger’s Den, we maintain an environment where treating others with care, respect, and compassion is paramount to a positive experience.
Tiger's Den campers dancing.

Week 6
June 29 – July 2

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

Leadership is an acquirable skill and at Tiger’s Den, we intentionally create opportunities where children can grow and develop their leadership capabilities both in individual and group settings.
Group of children smiling.

Week 9
July 20 – July 24

Base Rate | $200
LSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates | $180

We enjoy a very diverse community of campers and counselors and at Tiger’s Den, we seek to illustrate to campers the benefits of teamwork while emphasizing a definition of success not based on winning.

Tiger’s Den Camp Summer 2020 Session Dates

Table showing the date ranges of each week of Tiger’s Den.
SessionDates
Week 1May 25 – May 29, 2020
Week 2June 1 – June 5, 2020
Week 3June 8 – June 12, 2020
Week 4June 15 – June 19, 2020
Week 5June 22 – June 26, 2020
Week 6June 29 – July 2, 2020
Week 7July 6 – July 10, 2020
Week 8July 13 – July 17, 2020
Week 9July 20 – July 24, 2020
Week 10July 27 – July 31, 2020

How to Register

Steps to Register:

  1. Complete the Tiger’s Den Registration Packet.
  2. Email completed packet to TigersDen@lsu.edu.
  3. Pay applicable session fees. Registration for each week is not complete until payment has been processed.
Space is limited.
University Recreation reserves the right to cancel any session or modify activities due to under-enrollment, facility issues, or circumstances beyond its control. Parents will be notified immediately if a session is altered in any way.

Payment Options:

  1. All forms of payment accepted at UREC Operations desk, (checks accepted via mail).
  2. Faculty/Staff have ability to pay via payroll deduction.
  3. Submit Payment Online
  4. Online payments will close on 5/22 for all sessions.
Children should come dressed for a full day of activity. We recommend activity clothes and athletic shoes. Open-toed shoes will not be permitted. Campers should bring items in a well-marked backpack or athletic bag. Conduct University Recreation reserves the right to dismiss a camper if their behavior jeopardizes the others campers’ safety and well-being.
  • Relays & Games
  • Crafts
  • Board Games
  • Indoor Sports
  • Rock Climbing/Bouldering

Tiger’s Den Swim School Summer 2020 Session Dates

Tiger’s Den Swim Lessons are designed specifically for children registered for Tiger’s Den Summer Camp.

Tiger’s Den swim lessons are designed for 3-8 participants at the beginner or intermediate level. Swimmers will receive 4, 30 minute lessons per registration.

Group swim lessons must have a minimum of 3 participants.

If a scheduled time does not reach the 3 participant minimum, you may either shift to a new session or receive a full refund.

Lessons will be offered from 3:30 p.m. through 4:00 p.m. to pick-up times. Group Swim Lessons will be held Monday – Thursday with Fridays reserved for make-up days.

Payment must be made at the UREC Operations Desk with proof of Tiger’s Den Registration.

Table showing the dates of when swim lessons are offered during Tiger’s Den.
WeekDateTimeMake-Up DayBase RateLSU Students, Faculty, Staff, Affiliates
Week 1May 25-28, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.May 29$50$40
Week 2June 1 – 4, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.June 5$50$40
Week 3June 8 – 11, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.June 12$50$40
Week 4June 15 – 18, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.June 19$50$40
Week 5June 22 – 25, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.June 26$50$40
Week 6June 29 – July 2, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.July 3$50$40
Week 7July 6 – 9, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.July 10$50$40
Week 8July 13 – 16, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.July 17$50$40
Week 9July 20 – 23, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.July 24$50$40
Week 10July 27 – 31, 20203:30 – 4:00 p.m.August 1$50$40

To be added to the Tiger’s Den Summer Camp listserv and be notified about upcoming events and registrations, please email TigersDen@lsu.edu .