Registration is now open for the City of Saint John’s Summer Playground Program. Parents can now pre-register online at www.saintjohn.ca/playgrounds.
Supervised by City of Saint John Summer Staff, the free program runs from June 22 to August 15 for children ages 6-12 and includes daily sports, recreation, arts, crafts, outings and games.
The program is designed to promote wellness in our youth and healthy neighbourhoods. Approximately 300 children participate daily. Locations are as follows:
• Carleton Community Centre
• Lorneville Community Centre
• Milford Community Centre
• Seawood School
• St. Rose/Lancaster Baptist Church
• Crescent Valley Resource Centre
• CV Teen Vibe
• Glen Falls School
• Lakewood Heights School
• Nick Nicolle Community Centre
For information on City of Saint John sites, please call 632-6107 or email saintjohn.ca.
The City of Saint John also provides financial support to additional summer recreation programs that are administered by external community organizations. These organizations set their own guidelines for facilitation and associated fees. Registration is available by contacting the individual organizations. They include:
• South End Community Center | 633-5115
• Boys and Girls Club Saint John | 634-2011
• Saint John YMCA | 646-2102
• Forest Glenn Community Center | 646-2102
• Millidgeville Community Center | 646-2102
• KBM | 639-1489
• Latimore Lake Community Centre | 696 7228