JRMS PTA MAY Zoom Meeting
SUMMER ACTIVITIES SHOWCASE on Thursday, May 6th @9:30am
Join our JRMS PTA meeting to learn about local summer activities for kids in Redding. Local organizations will share their summer program details with opportunities at JRMS, Mark Twain Library, local camps & volunteer programs, Rising Starr Stables, Georgetown Arts, Music Shed, Cheer, etc.
Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87563955333?pwd=K1hFb1plTzh5OVlFejRQNjBXWCtnQT09
Meeting ID: 875 6395 5333
We've put together a full list of the programs and classes available in Redding this summer.
Summer Activities for middle school aged children in Redding:
Four Oaks Daycamp, Jared Hubschman
27 Starrs Ridge Rd., Redding
Tel: (475) 242-7040
Wide variety of opportunities for campers age 4-13
Counselor-in-Training for ages 14-15
Offers a full-day camp, 9am-4pm
Georgetown School of the Arts, Susan Jackson
25 Old Mill Rd, West Redding, CT
Tel: (203) 544-8551
Art and woodworking camps this summer
Art Camp is 9-3; Teachers are working artists
Woodworking camp is 9-12 or 1-4, ages 8 and up
Joel Barlow Robotics Camp, Bill Kinahan
contact Bill Kinahan @ firstname.lastname@example.org
June 21-25, 9am-2pm, $100
Open to incoming ER9 students in grades 7 - 10
Students gain experience in: systems engineering, CAD/CAM, motors and drive systems, coding, computer vision, electronics and wiring, engineering process.
Perfect preparation for those considering Barlow Robotics Team!
Registration link will be added on Barlow website
JRMS Summer Enrichment, Jessica Steeves
Details coming soon.
Will likely include 3 weeks of sports camp, arts and crafts, etc
Stay tuned for announcement from JRMS
Kempo Karate Camp, June Fagan
20 Portland Ave, Redding
Tel: (203) 544-8999
Karate club for ages 5-13. A couple of weeks available
Mark Twain Library, Sarah Zimmerman
Summer teen reading program registration opens May 15th.
Grades 5 through 12: offering great raffle prizes such as gift cards to Amazon and various local businesses. For each book logged, participants will receive virtual tickets that they can enter into any of the ongoing raffles.
Summer teen activity programs: (Program options in person and online)
In-person programs will all be held outside, in small socially distanced groups, mostly in the library's backyard, now furnished with picnic tables and lots of chairs.
Highlights include: jewelry making (outside), tie dye (outside), sport stacking (outside), and several of our popular flashlight walks at Topstone Park.
Music Shed, David Morgan
The art of playing in a band
Weekly programs, 4-6 kids, 3 hours per day
New Pond Farm, Gwen Denny
Various programs for children up to age 12
9:30-12 week long session
Outdoor adventures and swimming
Redding Easton Falcons Cheer, Darlene Wallin
Competitive recreational program with outdoor practice in Easton and Redding
Team building, athleticism, academics, and community, no experience required.
Begins at the end of July runs through November
2-3 nights per week
Boys and girls, k-8
Redding Park And Rec, Laura Anderson
For middle school aged students:
Day Camp for campers entering grades K-6
Tennis Camp up to age 16
Multi Sport up to age 12
Soccer Camp up to age 14
Riding in Redding
Learn to safely handle and ride a horse with experienced instructor
The “Elementary School” of riding
Private lessons only, affordable, small barn setting
Rising Starr Stables & Horse Rescue, Kelly Stackpole
Tel: (203) 257-8345
Volunteer and educational opportunities open to all ages
Summer day programs and Independant riding program available
See our download below for a printable PDF.