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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Camp Maverick - Rec N' Read

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Summer 2017

Camp Maverick

Join us for Camp Maverick the entire month of June! Four weekly sessions are available to all youth who are interested. Each session can be registered for separately – come to all or join us for one.

Camp Maverick – Rec N’ Read is a recreation and literacy intervention camp designed to help struggling readers improve reading and writing skills while having fun and playing games. We will have lots of games and activities designed to help us make the most of summer with Camp activities going on across campus in the library, computer and art labs, rock climbing, swimming, theater, and more! Children who have completed grades Kindergarten through 5th are welcome.


Camp Details
  • Weekly day camps all June!
  • Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm
  • For children who have completed kindergarten through 5th grade
  • Camp is designed for struggling readers and writers and will provide:
    • Recreation activities for 5 hours each day
    • Literacy activities 3 hours each day
    • A daily lunch and snack
  • Location: MSU Campus, Clinical Sciences Building Atrium, 150 South Road, Mankato, MN 56001
  • Max number of participations: 40
  • [PDF] Print Flyer (196 KiB)
Camp Dates
June 5 – June 9 Super Heroes
June 12 – June 16 The Great Outdoors
June 19 – June 23 Imagination Station
June 26 – June 30 Sports & Games


Camp Materials

Each day of camp, my child is to bring the following items: sunscreen, hat, water bottle, swimming attire, tennis shoes, and any updates from parents regarding information provided on this form. A child that does not have sunscreen will not be permitted outside. If a child does not have swimming attire, they will not be permitted to swim. Additionally, if a child does not have tennis shoes, they may not be permitted to participate in activities where this footwear is required.

Camp Weekly Rates
Household income Camp fee (weekly)
<$34,999 Free
$35,000 - $44,999 $50
$45,000 - $64,999 $110
>$65,000 $170
  • Contact Name for Camp Maverick – Rec N’ Read
    Brooke Burk
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services; 509-389-5930

  • If you have questions on how to register, contact Continuing Education & Professional Development at 507-389-1094, or 1-800-311-3142, or