Special Events and Activities

Islamorada, Village of Islands
Founders Park

July 2022
Programs and Activities at Founders Park

Non-Resident Holiday Park Entrance Fees will apply on Saturday, July 2nd, Sunday, July 3rd, and Monday, July 4th

$15.00 per Adult (age 18-64) $10.00 per Youth/Senior (age 3-17 & 65+)

July 4th Independence Day Celebration:

Monday, July 4th from 6-10pm at Founders Park

Family Fun, Food and FIREWORKS!

Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Food available for purchase. Beer, rum punch, soda and water will be available from the Rotary Club with proceeds to benefit the Upper Keys Rotary Foundation.

Apple Pie Baking Contest, Patriotic People & Puppy Parade & Costume Contest, Stars & Stripes Inflatable Obstacle Course, and more!

Great view of the fireworks after sunset! For more information visit www.keysrotary.org


Summer Recreation Camp:
Now through July 29, Monday - Friday: 8:00am-5:30pm. $125 per week. $100 sibling discount. $75 half day option (For dual camp participants only). $40 daily rates. Ages 6-12. Activities may include: Games & parties! Arts & crafts, sports, contests, movies, special guests & entertainment, swimming at the Pool & Beach, and more. Contact the Park Office 305-853-1685.

Junior Tennis Camp:
July 11-15, July 18-22, Aug 1-5. Monday - Friday, Full day: 9am-3pm. $250 per week. Half day: 9am-12pm. $150 per week. Ages 6 and Up. Includes: Tennis instruction, Olympics, matches, dodgeball, sports & swimming at the Pool. Free Pizza Fridays!  Contact USTA Pros: Susie Jannach 954-290-7502 or Greg Pearson 517-285-5693.

Synchro Splash:
July 11-15. Monday - Friday: 9am-1pm. $200 per session. Ages 6-14. Introductory synchronized swimming techniques and challenging water games. Participants will custom design a swimsuit for their finale performance! Participants must be able to swim in deep water. Contact Isla Crawford 856-473-4752.

Swim & Dive Combo Camp:
June 27-July 1 & July 4-8. Ages 6 & Up. Monday - Friday, 9am-12 noon. $225 per session. Swim clinic includes: Stroke technique, starts, turns, water games, & dry land activities. Springboard Dive clinic includes: Basic introductory to springboard diving and dry land training. Contact Coaches Jon Olsen 305-393-5855 & Kelly Kater 215-622-6841.

Summer Swim (only) Camp:
July 11-15th. Monday – Friday: 9-11am. Ages 6 & Up. $200 per session. Includes introduction to Swim Team and New! Summer League, competitive swim technique development and Friday-Fun Races! Contact Coach Jon Olsen at 305-393-5855.

Counselor-In-Training Program:
Volunteer position for Ages 13-15. Supervise children and assist Camp Counselors in creating and implementing activities for various age groups! Now through July 29. Shifts between 8:00am—5:30pm.

iCan Swim Adaptive Swim Camp (https://icanshine.org) and UK Soccer Camp (www.uksoccer.com) Sign up now!

Limited Space in all programs. Pre-registration Required.  No Same Day Registrations

Registration Forms and Instructions Available on www.islamorada.fl.us—Summer Camps tab. Payment secures your spot in the program.

Must submit payment no later than the Friday before camp session begins.


Ongoing Programs:

Masters (adults 18+) Swim Program:
Now through June - with Coach Jennifer Dutton! Suitable for triathletes, open water swimmers, competitive swimmers and lap swimmers who wish to improve their technique, cardiovascular conditioning, and endurance. All fitness levels welcome! Sign Up Today! Keys2swimming@gmail.com .

AquaFit Water Aerobics:
Join Certified Aqua Fitness Instructors Ken, Paula, & Pat for a fun filled class that includes Cardio, Strength Training, Stretching, Balance & Equilibrium, Increased Stamina, Muscular Endurance, and Improved Range of Motion. Classes are offered Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays from 9:00am-10:00am. 40 participants maximum. First come, first “splashed! Contact Instructor Ken Schryver at 305-942-8005 or Paula Friedman at 773-860-8384 for more information.

Swim Lessons:
Private lessons available by appointment only. Contact Instructor Colleen Hammon at 305-393-2513 for more information.

Synchro Sirens Synchronized Swim Club:
A multidisciplinary program that is designed to help young athletes develop into competing synchronized swimmers. REGULAR PROGRAM WILL RESUME IN THE FALL. Coach Isla Crawford at 856-473-4752 for more information.

Springboard Diving Lessons:
Students develop strength, flexibility, and confidence, while learning how to dive from springboards in safe progressions and a fun environment! REGULAR PROGRAM WILL RESUME IN THE FALL. Contact Coach Kelly Kater at 215-622-6841 for more information.

Florida Keys Swim Club:
Our Youth Competitive Swim Program! Practices are held Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 7-9am and 4pm-6pm. Contact Coach Jon Olsen 305-393-5855 or Abbie Kelley at 305-522-1120 for more information.

Tiki Tennis Program:
From beginners to advanced players, Tiki Tennis offers private lessons, clinics, bootcamps and Pickleball clinics & leagues! Contact Tennis Pros Susie Jannach 954-290-7502 or Greg Pearson 517-285-5693 for more information.

Pickleball Programs:
Regular Pickleball Programs will resume in the Fall. Contact Pickleball Pro: Susie Jannach 954-290-7502 for private lessons and clinics.

Plantation Key Fitness Program:
Get your fitness on with Instructor Heather Head! Classes include Beach Zumba, Beach Yoga, Beach Body Blast, Gentle Beach Yoga, Chair Yoga Dance and Intro to SUP yoga! REGULAR PROGRAM WILL RESUME IN THE FALL. Contact Heather Head at 305-304-6880 for more information.

Founders Freediving Program:
Two-day course on the fundamentals of the FII education system in an easy-to-learn course format between classroom, pool and open water setting. With a high emphasis on freedive safety training and technique development, students master the proper skills to effectively freedive up to depths of 66 feet/20 meters. Participants must be 16 years or older. Contact Certified instructor Mike Walsh at 305-394-5690 or mike@othersideboardsports.com for more information and registration.

For more information contact the Park Office at 305-853-1685
email ifp@islamorada.fl.us
or visit www.islamorada.fl.us

This program is open to the public. In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, all persons who are disabled and who need special accommodations to participate in this program because of that disability should contact the ADA Coordinator at ADA@islamorada.fl.us or 305-664-6448 at least 48 hours before the scheduled event.