Registration Information

Registration
Online
Online registration is fast and convenient. Mastercard and Visa are accepted. The reduced transaction rate is currently $1.50. Online registrations will be available beginning at 7:30 a.m. on the 1st day of registration.

Walk In
Walk in registrations (PDF) will be accepted beginning at 7:30 a.m. on the 1st day of registration. No phone or faxed registrations will be accepted. Registrations can be made in person at:
  • Community Services Department (in Poway City Hall)
    13325 Civic Center Drive 
Our hours are Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. We are open every other Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  For more information regarding registration, please call (858) 668-4570.  

Mail In
Mail in registrations (PDF) will be processed in order of the date received by the city of Poway, beginning at 7:30 a.m. on the 1st day of registration. We accept check or credit cards (no cash).

Check payments are to be 1 per class. If the class is already full, the check for that class will be returned to you without delaying your registration for any other class. If you prefer to receive a receipt confirming registration, please provide a self-addressed stamped envelope or email address with your registration. Checks can be sent to:
  • City of Poway
    Community Services Department
    P.O. Box 789
    Poway, CA 92074-0789
Registration Priority
Registrations are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Camp Refunds
Full refunds will be provided for any camp week canceled by the City of Poway, or if the camp is full. No service fee will be deducted. Partial refunds will be issued if a written refund request is received 24 hours prior to the start of the camp week. A service charge of $15 will be deducted from the refund.

No refund will be issued after the start of the first day of camp unless verification of an emergency/extended illness is provided in writing with the request for refund. If a refund is determined to be warranted, the refund will be prorated and a service charge of $15 will be deducted. Written refund requests may be submitted by mail to:

  • Community Services Department
    P.O. Box 789
    Poway, CA 92074-0789
Refund requests may also be submitted in person during normal business hours at the Community Services Department, located at 13325 Civic Center Drive. If a refund is approved, a check will be processed and mailed within 3 weeks of the approval date. Refunds are issued in the same form as payment was made.