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Richmond Community Events

Knowing that local families are more limited on travel this summer, we would like to offer you the chance to enjoy the beautiful outdoors close to home. And, as we are unable to run our regular summer camp program this year, we would like to offer Richmond Residents this service completely FREE of charge!

We invite you to join us for a Richmond Community Day and free swim lessons:


Richmond Community Day

August 12, 2020
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Camp Takodah

Trained Takodah staff/lifeguards will provide the following options: swimming, canoeing, rock climbing, archery, and tie-dye t-shirts. You’re also welcome to activities such as sports and hiking.

We encourage you to bring a picnic lunch for your family, as we’re not able to provide food or drinks.

Schedule

  • 9:00 AM – Check-In & Orientation
  • 9:15 AM – Activities Open
  • 11:15 AM – Lunch
  • 12:00 PM – Activities Open
  • 2:00 PM – Depart

Packing List

  • One mask per person
  • Water bottle
  • Picnic lunch (if desired)
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Swimsuit and towel

Camp Takodah prohibits tobacco, alcohol, drugs, and weapons.

Health Guidelines

  • Guests with symptoms of COVID-19 must stay home.
  • Guests who are especially vulnerable to COVID-19 should stay home.
  • Guests are required to take a screening questionnaire upon arrival.
  • Guests are required to wash hands and use sanitizer regularly.
  • Guests are asked to maintain a social distance of 6 feet when possible.
  • Guests are required to wear masks when social distancing is impossible.
  • Guests who develop symptoms of COVID-19 must notify Camp Takodah.

General Rules

  • Guests are expected to be friendly and respectful at all times.
  • Children must be supervised by an accompanying adult.
  • Guests must avoid program areas unless accompanied by staff.
  • Guests are required to wear shoes everywhere except for the lake.
  • Guests are responsible for their own first aid and medical care.
  • Pets are not allowed at Camp Takodah.

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  • I give permission for the guests in my group to participate in Camp Takodah programs and activities. I attest that the guests are in good health, and I agree to inform Camp Takodah staff of any disabilities, medical conditions, and/or behavioral issues that could affect their participation in any activities. In the event of an emergency, if I cannot be reached, I give permission to Camp Takodah staff to arrange transportation and treatment for my guests. I give permission to the physician selected by Camp Takodah to administer treatment, including hospitalization. I understand that the Takodah YMCA does not carry any form of accident/illness or dismemberment insurance on any participant. I understand that I am responsible for all costs of health, medical care, and medications. I agree to cooperate with Camp Takodah staff in all matters.

 


Richmond Swim Lessons

August 10-14, 2020
3:00 – 4:00 PM (please be on time)
Camp Takodah

You’re invited to FREE Red Cross swimming lessons at Camp Takodah. Swim lessons are open to Richmond residents ages 5+. Classes will be held in light rain, but in the event of severe rain or thunder, lessons will be canceled.

Health Guidelines

  • Guests with symptoms of COVID-19 must stay home.
  • Guests who are especially vulnerable to COVID-19 should stay home.
  • Guests are required to take a screening questionnaire upon arrival.
  • Guests are required to wash hands and use sanitizer regularly.
  • Guests are asked to maintain a social distance of 6 feet when possible.
  • Guests are required to wear masks when social distancing is impossible.
  • Guests who develop symptoms of COVID-19 must notify Camp Takodah.

Register Now

  • I give permission for the guests in my group to participate in Camp Takodah programs and activities. I attest that the guests are in good health, and I agree to inform Camp Takodah staff of any disabilities, medical conditions, and/or behavioral issues that could affect their participation in any activities. In the event of an emergency, if I cannot be reached, I give permission to Camp Takodah staff to arrange transportation and treatment for my guests. I give permission to the physician selected by Camp Takodah to administer treatment, including hospitalization. I understand that the Takodah YMCA does not carry any form of accident/illness or dismemberment insurance on any participant. I understand that I am responsible for all costs of health, medical care, and medications. I agree to cooperate with Camp Takodah staff in all matters.