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Playground Experience

6 week summer camp


June 16 - July 24

Prospect Elementary School

Monday – Friday
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
                                           Ages: 5 – 11 years old

            Cost: $25.00 per child/ per summer (Oberlin Resident)

                        $50.00 per child/ per summer (Non- Resident)*


Fee Assistance

Oberlin Recreation Division offers fee assistance for

Oberlin residents in select recreation programs.


The Playground camp is the Recreation Department largest summer camp, with children split into age groups. Campers will enjoy a variety of activities such as, but not limited to, arts & crafts, board games, playground games, dance & rhythmic movement, bowling, and swimming.


The Playground program in partnership Ohio Summer Food Program, offer a free nutritious bag lunch for all camp participants who would like to eat.  





    * Limited Space for

Non-residents of Oberlin 





































Contact Information

Ian P. Yarber

Recreation Superintendent




Saundra Phillips 

Administrative Assistant





Oberlin Recreation Division
69 South Main Street
Oberlin, Ohio 44074
Ph. (440) 775-7254
Fx. (440) 774-9035


Contact Us

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


closed Lunch hour

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.


(Closed most Holidays)

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Field Availability

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Oberlin Receation Complex

Field Schedule




Program Supervisors:

Ms. Heather Hougland 


After School Enrichment Program




Mr. Craig Enos


Biddy Wrestling




 Mr. Michael Beard


Playground Experience




Mr. Kurt Russell


Open Gym




City Parks Guide

For a list of City Parks
location and amenities

Click here


To View a Map of all

City Parks in Oberlin


Registration for programs will begin
two weeks prior to start date.
There will be on-sight
 registration at all City programs.


Discounts for families with more
 than on participating child.


History of The

Recreation Commission



Oberlin Parks Plan 1985-1990


Parks & Recreation Study



Parks & Recreation

Strategic Plan 2011


Recreation's Annual Report


2010 Report

2011 Report

2012 Report


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