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2017 INFORMATION
Youth ages 11 and up are welcome to volunteer at the Park and Recreation Summer Programs.

Summer 2017 Volunteer Registration Booklets will be posted online (and available for pick-up in the Park and Recreation Office) on Monday, April 3, 2017.

Registration begins
- Wednesday, April 5 from 5:00 - 6:30pm, and will continue thereafter during normal office hours.

Registration ends - Friday, June 9 at 5:00pm.

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VOLUNTEERS AGES 11 AND UP 

MINI-EVERGREEN 

Volunteer Limit: 4 per session

This program runs in eight, one week sessions. The   ages of the participants range from 3 to 5 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The    morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon session is 1:00—4:00pm. Volunteers will help set up, break down, clean up, and help participants with different activities including crafts, story, and snack time throughout the day. Mini-Evergreen will be held in the Eliot School Classroom, Gym, and Playground. 


KIDZART
 
Volunteer Limit: 2 per session

This program runs in eight, one week sessions. The   ages of the participants range from 4 to 7 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The    morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon   session is 1:00—4:00pm. Volunteers will help set up, break down, clean-up, and help participants with different crafts and activities throughout the day. Kidzart will be held in the Eliot School Classroom, Gym, and Playground. 

 

CRICKETEER ADVENTURE 
Volunteer Limit: 4 per session

This program runs in eight, one week sessions. The   ages of the participants range from 5 to 8 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The     morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon session is 1:00—4:00pm. Volunteers will help set up, break down, and help participants with different activities and games throughout the day. Cricketeer Adventure will be held at Cricket House, Field, and Playground. 

VOLUNTEERS AGES 12 AND UP 

SUMMER PLAYGROUND 
Volunteer Limit: 5 per session

This program has an eight week session. The ages of the participants range from 5 to 10 years old. There are two  volunteer sessions each day. The morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon session is      1:00—4:00pm. Volunteers will help set up,
break down, and help participants with different games and activities  throughout the day. Summer Playground will be held in the Eliot School Cafeteria, Gym, Field, and Playground. 


VOLUNTEERS AGES 13 AND UP
 

SKATEBOARD EDU 
Volunteer Limit: 2 per session

This program runs in two, one week sessions. The ages of the participants range from 8 to 11 years old. There is one volunteer session each day from 9:00am—12:00pm. Volunteers will help set up and   organize skills and activities. Volunteers must have their own skateboard, helmet, and pads. Skateboard EDU will be held at the
Pollard Middle School Outdoor Courts.

 

VOLUNTEERS AGES 14 AND UP 

KIDS OFF BROADWAY 

Volunteer Limit: 2 per session

This program runs in eight, one week sessions. The   ages of the participants range from 7 to 12 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The     morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon session is 1:00—4:00pm. Volunteers will help participants with set design, script writing, and different activities throughout the day. Kids Off    Broadway will be held in the Eliot School Classroom, Field, and Performance Center. 

VOLUNTEERS AGES 15 AND UP 

OUTDOOR LIVING 

Volunteer Limit: 3 per session

This program has eight, one week sessions. The ages of the participants range from 8 to 13 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The morning session is 8:45am—11:45am and the afternoon session is 12:45pm—3:45pm. Volunteers will help participants during trail walks and set up different activities and games  throughout the day.  Outdoor Living will be held at  Ridge Hill Reservation 

 

SPORTS SPECIALTIES 

Volunteer Limit: 4 per session

This program runs in eight, one week sessions. The   ages of the participants range from 7 to 13 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The    morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon session is 1:00pm—4:00pm. Volunteers will help set up, break down, and help participants with different skills, games, and activities  throughout the day. Sports Specialties will be held in the Pollard     Middle School Gyms, Cafeteria, and Fields. 


TENNIS ACADEMY
 

Volunteer Limit: 4 per session

This program runs in seven, one week sessions. The ages of the participants range from 8 to 13 years old. There are two volunteer sessions each day. The    morning session is 9:00am—12:00pm and the afternoon session is 1:00pm—4:00pm.  Volunteers will help set up, organize drills and activities. Tennis Academy will be held at Needham High School Tennis Courts and Gym. 

*Must have experience playing tennis at the High School level or in an organized league to volunteer for this program.