FAQs

Which sports do you offer?

LifeSeeds Camp offers six sports. Campers may pick one sport per session to play:
Basketball*, Football, Lacrosse, Quickball, Soccer, Tennis, or Theater Arts**
*Basketball is offered to children 8 years and older.
** Theater Arts is only offered Session 2 (July 9-13) and Session 4 (July 23-27) for 2018

How many weeks are offered at LifeSeeds Camp? Where is camp held?

We now offer six weeks of camp!  This year the first three sessions will be held at Cheltenham High School located in Wyncote, PA.  The 4th, 5th and 6th sessions will be held at Arcadia University’s Kuch Athletic and Recreation Center and surrounding fields located in Glenside, PA.  Please look for posted signs for directions where to walk in for camp at both locations.

When competing and playing in their sports, are children grouped according to age?

Not necessarily. Age is a consideration, but more important factors are the child’s size and ability level.

Does my child need to bring their own equipment?

Not necessarily. Please refer to attachment:   Important Reminders for Camp (.pdf)

Do you offer and/or provide lunch for campers?

We do not offer or sell lunch. The only exception is Friday, when we provide pizza for everyone in camp.

Do you have a refrigerator for campers to keep cold items and/or lunches?

No. We recommend that campers bring their lunches in small coolers.

If my child wants to change sports after the first day, is that possible?

Absolutely. We want your child to enjoy their experience at LifeSeeds and we are willing to accommodate requests for a change of sports. We do ask that these changes be made by the end of the day on Monday.

If my child has never played a sport, will he or she enjoy the experience at LifeSeeds?

Our staff does a great job of creating an environment that is both challenging and rewarding for children of all levels. The result is that every child, whether they are inexperienced or a superstar, enjoys their experience at LifeSeeds.

Are parents and family members allowed to come to camp and watch games, guest speakers, and entertainers?

Family and friends are welcome to visit LifeSeeds. All guests will be required to sign in and wear a visitors pass.

What are the time frames for drop-off and pick-up?

Camper sign in/drop off is between 8:45 and 9:00am each morning. Campers need to be picked up between 3:00 and 3:15pm each afternoon. For After Care, campers must be picked up by 4pm. Don’t be late! There is a $1 fee for every minute past the pick up time.

How can I change or update my Authorized Pick-ups?
Log into your LifeSeeds Camp account and make any changes. If updating your authorized pick-ups after 7 pm the Sunday before each week, please send us an e-mail or fill out an authorized pick-up form at camp sign-in that morning.  Forms will be available at sign-in.

Is it possible to drop my child off earlier than 8:45am or pick up my child after 3pm?

Yes, we offer Before Care starting at 7:30am and/or After Care until 4pm that can be used on a weekly or day-to-day basis for an additional cost. If registering online, you must register your camper for the entire week of care. You may also sign up and pay on the day you need care at camp.
(Cost: Before Care per camper- $10/day; After Care per camper- $10/day)

How do I register for camp?

Register on-line and pay the deposit by E-Check OR complete a LifeSeeds 2018 Summer Camp Registration Form and mail to us along with your payment. LifeSeeds Camp, P. O. Box 167, Jenkintown, PA 19046 (Make all checks payable to: LifeSeeds)

Can I pay by credit card?

Yes! Make a secure credit card payment(s) using SQUARE INVOICE. Send us an e-mail and let us know the amount to be charged.  We will send you a link to pay securely via credit card. Please note: THERE IS A 3% PROCESSING FEE FOR ALL SQUARE PAYMENTS.

What happens if I need to cancel my registration?

Notify us by phone or e-mail and we will help take care of your cancellation. (You can cancel through your camp account if more than a week before registered session.) If applicable, your refund will be mailed to you within 14 business days.

  • Cancellations made prior to one week before the start of each registered session - Full refund less non-refundable deposit per week registered.
  • Cancellations made within the week leading up to each registered session - 50% refund less non-refundable deposit per week registered.
  • NO REFUNDS for cancellations made on or after the Monday of each week of camp.

Please contact Dave Burton at lifeseedsorg@gmail.com with any questions regarding our refund policy.

What happens if I need to switch weeks for my campers?

We cannot guarantee availability for all weeks of camp, so please notify Dave Burton as soon as possible and we will take care of it for you. Your deposit will be transferred to that week. A $10 processing fee will be applied.

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