2007-05-10 / Upcoming Events

Sign kids up for summer fun at Fort Getty playground

The Jamestown Parks and Recreation Department has begun registrations for its Summer Playground Program at Ft. Getty this summer.

The program runs from 9 a.m. to noon, with the option of staying until 3 or 4 p.m. The program is scheduled to run from Monday, June 25 to Friday, August, 17.

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 before May 30, a reduced price 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 the theme. Some of the weekly field trips that have been planned include Yawgoo Valley water slides, IMAX Theatre, and the Roger Williams Park Zoo.

Forms are available at the community center, and will be distributed at the schools. Forms can also be downloaded at www.jamestownri. net/rec/rec.html. For more information, call 423-7211.

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