County Government Municipalities Business Schools Tourism Community Elected Officials
Listen to Content:  Click to listen to webpage content in ENGLISH Translate:  Click to translate this page Text Size:  Normal Text Size  Large Text Size
News Release    

July 16, 2009      

For Further Information Contact:
William R. Steinhaus, County Executive
(845) 486-2000

Dutchess County’s Bowdoin Park to Welcome Families for K104’s Camp K
A free outdoor camp for the entire family!

Poughkeepsie…Dutchess County Executive William R. Steinhaus and County Parks Director Steve Olsen are pleased to welcome all of the families who will be taking part in K104 radio station’s Camp K this Saturday, July 18th  from 12pm to 4pm at Dutchess County’s Bowdoin Park in the Town of PoughkeepsieCamp K is a FREE, one day outdoor camp for the entire family.   The event will feature camps, contests, sports clinics, art and crafts, jumpy castles, healthy food and beverages and more.

“This is another great example of family friendly events happening all summer long at Bowdoin Park,” said County Executive Steinhaus.   “This event is perfect for families who want to get outside and play and the free price just can’t be beat!”

K104’s website promotes the event as a great way for families to get active and enjoy a fun day at the park.  An inflatable fun zone from Party Time Rentals will be open throughout the day.   Arts and crafts will be provided by the Dutchess Arts Camp.   There will also be family games and competitions.

Camp K will also feature FREE sports clinics presented by favorite teams including the New York Redbulls, the Hudson Valley Renegades and the Hudson Valley Quick Strike Lady Blues.   Clinics are available on a first come, first join basis, so families should plan to register early.  The New York Redbulls will present a co-ed soccer clinic and the Hudson Valley Quick Strike Lady Blues will present a girls soccer clinic.  Sport clinics sign-ups will take place from 12pm to 1pm.   Clinic schedule/age classification is as follows:

  • Clinic 1 from 1pm to 1:40pm for  5-6 years olds (20 space available)
  • Clinic 2 from 1:45pm to 2:25pm for 7-10 years old (20 spaces available)
  • Clinic 3 from 2:30pm to 3:10pm for 11 + years old (20 spaces available)

For information about all of the great activities happening as part of Camp K, check K104’s website at http://www.k104online.com/

To learn more about all of Dutchess County Parks, visit http://www.dutchessny.gov/.



-end-



Go to top of page

   - Home -   |   - Legal Statements -   |   - How to Use this Site -   |   - Contact Us
Last Updated: 7/17/2009