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Summer Playgroups

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Playgroups will be small group offerings (no more than 10) that will remain together for the entire week and rotate as a group between activities while adhering to the State social distancing guidelines. Masks are required but can be removed during activities in which 6 feet of separation is maintained.

Download our Revised Summer Playgroup Flyer here

Download our Playgroup Parent Handbook here 

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PLAYGROUPS

REIMAGINED for 2020: The West Springfield Park & Recreation Department will offer weekly themed programming for children ages 6-15 as of September 1, 2020. Children will be grouped into Pods and stationed in separate spaces at the West Springfield Middle School. With options for Full Day and ½ Day weekly programs running Monday through Friday, you can choose which option works best for you and your family. Staff will provide various activities for small groups of children (no more than 10) who will remain together the entire week (group special requests cannot be honored). Activities throughout the day will consist of arts and crafts, science projects, nature walks, and more. Masks are required, but can be removed during activities in which 6 feet of separation is maintained. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided for Full Day. Parents will need to provide their own transportation, snacks and water bottle.

New! NO ENROLLMENT LIMIT!

If openings exist, sign up for multiple weeks at a time!

Registrations will be accepted from children who reside in West Springfield ONLY! Proof of West Springfield residency is required!

Immunization Records from your physician's office are REQUIRED! Request your print out now!

 

Activity #: Dates: Theme: Hours: Ages: Fees:
308300-1 July 6 - July 10 Science (Full Day) 9am-4pm 6-12 $100R
308300-1A July 6 - July 10 Science (1/2 Day AM) 9:30am-12pm 6-12 $50R
308300-1B July 6 - July 10 Science (1/2 Day PM) 1pm-3:30pm 6-12 $50R

 

Activity #: Dates: Theme: Hours: Ages: Fees:
308300-2 July 13 - July 17 Nature (Full Day) 9am-4pm 6-12 $100R
308300-2A July 13 - July 17 Nature (1/2 Day AM) 9:30am-12pm 6-12 $50R
308300-2B July 13 - July 17 Nature (1/2 Day PM) 1pm-3:30pm 6-12 $50R

 

Activity #: Dates: Theme: Hours: Ages: Fees:
308300-3 July 20 - July 24 Under the Sea (Full Day) 9am-4pm 6-12 $100R
308300-3A July 20 - July 24 Under the Sea (1/2 Day AM) 9:30am-12pm 6-12 $50R
308300-3B July 20 - July 24 Under the Sea (1/2 Day PM) 1pm-3:30pm 6-12 $50R

 

Activity #: Dates: Theme: Hours: Ages: Fees:
308300-4 July 27 - July 31 S.T.E.A.M. (Full Day) 9am-4pm 6-12 $100R
308300-4A July 27 - July 31 S.T.E.A.M. (1/2 Day AM) 9:30am-12pm 6-12 $50R
308300-4B July 27 - July 31 S.T.E.A.M. (1/2 Day PM) 1pm-3:30pm 6-12 $50R

 

Activity #: Dates: Theme: Hours: Ages: Fees:
308300-5 Aug. 3 - Aug. 7 Color Wars (Full Day) 9am-4pm 6-12 $100R
308300-5A Aug. 3 - Aug. 7 Color Wars (1/2 Day AM) 9:30am-12pm 6-12 $50R
308300-5B Aug. 3 - Aug. 7 Color Wars (1/2 Day PM) 1pm-3:30pm 6-12 $50R