Camp Staycation

A summer program intended for rising 6th through 12th grade students.

In addition to the Hyattsville Teen Center hosting summer evening hours, we're also offering a variety of off-site trips around the DMV, as well as on-site activities and events. Participants may also enjoy a visit to the pool once a week.

How to register

Interested? Sign up for as may trips as you want by using our online registration form here.  Space is limited, so sign up soon! 

A confirmation email will be sent, along with a Hyattsville Teen Center waiver, and code of conduct form, to be completed by your first field trip. If a trip is full, an email will be sent with the option to be added to a waitlist. 

Registration is required for all off-site trips.

Off-Site Trips and Dates

All off-site trips will leave from the Teen Center, located at Magruder Park Recreation Building. Transportation to the Teen Center will be provided. Information about transportation and bus stop location will be provided in confirmation emails.

A detailed description and times for all of the off-site trips are indicated in the registration form. You may sign up for as many off-site trips as you wish. 

  • Zoom, Click, and Tell a Story - June 19, 2019
  • College Tour: Bowie State University - June 26, 2019
  • Inside an Artist's Studio - July 3, 2019
  • Bowie Baysox Baseball Game - July 5, 2019
  • Washington Mystics WNBA  Game - July 10, 2019 - FULL (a waitlist is available)
  • An Evening at the Kennedy Center - July 17, 2019 - FULL (a waitlist is available)
  • Bowling Night - July 19, 2019 - FULL (a waitlist is available)
  • African American Museum - July 24, 2019 - FULL (a waitlist is available)
  •  Selfies at the Hirshhorn Museum - July 31, 2019 - FULL (a waitlist is available)
  • College Tour: Georgetown University - August 7, 2019 FULL (a waitlist is available)
  • Ultimate Scavenger Hunt at the National Zoo - August 14, 2019 FULL (a waitlist is available)
  • Night at the Movies - August 16, 2019 - FULL (a waitlist is available) 
  • Prince George's Black Art + History- August 21, 2019

*** Indicates date is subject to change, as it has not been finalized.

On-Site Activities and Events

All on-site activities will be held at the Magruder Park Recreation Building. Located at 3911 Hamilton Street. On-site activities and events, do not require prior registration. However, please note that space and supplies are limited. 

  • Laser Tag in the Park - June 21, 2019
  • DJ Pedro Night - June 28, 2019
  • Roller Skate Rink in the Park - August 2, 2019***
  • Movie on the Lawn - TBD
  • Art Truck - TBD

*** Indicates date is subject to change, as it has not been finalized.

Pool Dates

Most Fridays of the summer we'll attend the Hamilton Splash Pool from 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM. Followed by some fun outdoor activities and games. Lunch will be provided at noon under the park pavilion at near the Magruder Park Recreation Building.

  • June 21, 2019
  • June 28, 2019
  • July 19, 2019
  • July 26, 2019
  • August 2, 2019
  • August 9, 2019
  • August 16, 2019

Teen Center Summer Hours

For more information about the Hyattsville Teen Center please visit the Teen Center page

Mondays: 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Thursdays: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM (Beat the Summer Slump/Northstar Tutoring)

Fridays : 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM