Summer Playground Programs
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Are you going to sit home all summer? Don't miss out on the fun! come and join us at the Playgrounds. Experience water days, talent shows, arts and crafts, games, sports and field trips each week. Play basketball, kickball, soccer and capture the flag!
Popcorn Kernels, Colonels and Super Colonels
- POPCORN KERNELS - Ages 4 to 6
- Location: Gales Ferry School or Gallup Hill School
- COLONELS - Entering 1st and through 3rd grades -
- Location - Juliet Long School or Gallup Hill School
- SUPER COLONELS - Entering 4th through 8th grades - Location - Colonel Ledyard Park.
- You may register for the entire six week program or for Session I or II.
- Each week will have theme with activities and special events based on the theme.
- Children will take field trips each week to places like the movies, roller skating, a baseball game, and ice skating.
- All off-site field trips are an additional fee.
- Our staff is trained in First Aid and CPR and is here to make your summer one you will not forget.
- We encourage children with disabilities to participate. Please contact the Parks and Recreation Department.
- All Popcorn Kernels and Colonels must purchase a t-shirt to be worn on all field trips. Please make a separate check payment to "Ledyard Parks and Recreation" in the amount of $7.50.
- Please provide a wallet size photo of your child.
- NO PLAYGROUND JULY 3rd.
- Please contact Ledyard Social Services ( 860-464-3254) for playground scholarship information.
T Shirt Info
- Popcorn Kernels and Colonels need to order at least one T-shirt for their age group.