2006-04-20 / News

Time to register for summer playground programs

Registration for the recreation department's Summer Playground Program at Ft. Getty has begun.

The program runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with the option of staying until 4 p.m. A half-day option is also be available. The program is scheduled to run from Monday, June 26, to Friday, Aug. 18. The cost of the half-day option is $40 per week, the 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. option will be $90 per week, and the 9 a.m to 4 p.m. option will be $110 per week. For people registering for more than four weeks during the month of April price breaks will be given.

Each week will feature a theme such as Arts and Crafts, Sports, the Environment, and Animals. The week's projects and activities will be centered around its theme. Some of the weekly field trips that have been planned include the Mystic Aquarium, Providence Children's Museum, and the Roger Williams Park Zoo.

Registrations are now being accepted. Forms are available at the Community Center, the recreation office on West Street, and they will be distributed out at the schools.

For more information, call 423-7211.

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