10900 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, MD 20852




June 19-August 18, 2017
(No camp on Tuesday, July 4, 2017)

Monday–Friday, 9:00AM–3:00PM

EXTENDED DAY HOURS begin at 7:30AM and are offered through 6:30PM daily.


Application Process
Go online to and click ENROLL. Please use the FILTER BY section on the left side for the best user experience. Once your enrollment is complete you will receive a confirmation email and be prompted to set up your family portal. The portal will give you access to your camper’s enrollment, invoice, and any supplemental camp forms required before the start of camp

A 10% deposit will be due at the time of enrollment. The balance of tuition is due by May 1st/15th, 2017 (depending on the monthly payment option selected at time of registration). Any enrollment after May 15th, 2017, will be required to be paid in full.

Grouping Requests
If you would like your child grouped with a specific friend, please list their first and last name on the online application. Grouped campers MUST be entering the same grade next fall.

Health History Record
For the health and safety of all campers, no child will be allowed to attend camp without a completed ESF Health History Record on file.

Limited Enrollment
To maintain a low camper to staff ratio and to ensure a quality experience for your child, applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.


Camp T-Shirt
All campers will receive an official camp t-shirt. Please indicate your child’s shirt size on during online enrollment.

Optional Lunch Program
Campers may bring their lunch and drink to camp which we refrigerate, or they can participate in our lunch program for an additional cost of $36/week. To sign up, please check the appropriate box during online enrollment.

Food Allergy Policy
To ensure the health, safety and well-being of all our campers, children who have been identified as having a food allergy must bring their own lunch and snack to camp. The only exception to this is for those children with fish and/or seafood allergies, as our food service vendors are not able to guarantee the lunches or snacks are free of food allergens and/or free from any cross contamination.

Refreshments & Snacks
Campers are provided with a snack and beverage each day. Water coolers and fountains are easily accessible to campers throughout the day.

Camp Tours
If you and your child would like to meet with us or have a tour of our camp facilities, please call us anytime at 301.493.2525.

Cancellations & Credit Policy
If you have to cancel your child’s enrollment, you must notify us in writing by April 1, 2017. Full cancellations made on or prior to this date are subject to a $50 fee per child and a registration fee of $50 per family. If cancellation is made after April 1, 2017 and on or before May 1, 2017, we will issue you a credit for all tuition fees paid, valid through the following calendar year. Your credit is transferable to any family member and may be used for any ESF program. Please note no refunds or credits will be given out after May 2, 2017, regardless of your registration date. Changes in enrolled weeks are based on availability.

Club O.T.
Families have the option of dropping-off and picking-up at camp. Regular camp hours are 9:00AM to 3:45PM. Families needing an earlier drop off time (starting at 8AM) and late pick up (no later than 6PM) may take advantage of our extended day program, Club O.T. Flexible scheduling with no prepayment or pre-registration required. Prior to the start of camp, you will receive all required information and security cards. Our Drop-Off & Pick-Up process is designed to be safe, easy and convenient.

We’re 35 years young &
just getting started!

Since 1982, we’ve been working hard
year-round to make each summer a success!