St. John The Baptist Parish News Release

Parks & Recreation: Summer Camp Registration & Employment Opportunities

Parks & Recreation: Summer Camp Registration & Employment Opportunities

Monday, April 8, 2019

St. John the Baptist Parish – Summer is quickly approaching, and the St. John Parish Parks and Recreation Department is gearing up for its summer programs and activities for residents of all ages.

Registration is currently open for the St. John the Baptist Parish Summer Camp for youth ages 4 through 12. The camp is held Monday through Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., beginning June 10, 2019 and ending July 18, 2019.  The registration fee is $150 for the 6-week camp.

Daily activities include arts and crafts, team sports, swimming, academic enrichment, games, field trips and more. Registration forms are available at the Parks & Recreation office (gym) at 200 REGALA Park Rd., Reserve, LA and can be downloaded from the parish website at The registration deadline is May 10, 2019. Lunch will be provided through the St. John Parish Summer Feeding Program.

The Recreation Department is also accepting applications for summer employment for camp counselors and certified lifeguards.  Assistance with lifeguard certification will be provided, if needed.  Employment applications are available on the parish website at

Modernized Line Dancing Classes are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays at REGALA Gym from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at no cost.  The Parks and Recreation Department will be offering water aerobics classes this Summer.  More information on this program will be forthcoming.  

For updates on programs and activities, please visit the Parks & Recreation Page on the St. John website at