Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Free Summer Programs for Kids

Learn to Swim
~offered through the NYC Parks & Recreation
~7 different pools in Brooklyn
~for tots ages 1 1/2 to 5 and children ages 6-14
~there are three sessions throughout the summer
~registration is on Tues July 6th and 22nd
~tots must be accompanied by an adult in the water. Children 6 and over do not.

Here is the link so you can find out which pool is most convenient for you and your children:


City Parks Foundation Sports (for Kids)

~City Parks offer free sports programs to kids in all five boroughs
~They offer tennis, golf & track & field
~Tennis & Track & Field is offered to ages 5-16 (a lot of the parks will let your 4 yr old participate). Golf your child needs to be 6 years old.
~Golf requires pre-registration, but tennis and track registration is on the first day of the program
~program started on July 6 but you can register on the 22

For more info about when it starts and the parks participating: (click on kids and then click on the sport you are interested in)

Also, if you want to take your kids to the free summer movies in the theater here is the website to find them: http://www.regmovies.com/nowshowing/familyfilmfestivalschedule.aspx?state=NY


Lindsay said...

I'd love to do the swimming lessons someday...maybe next summer with boy boys. We'll see. :) Have you ever done the free swim lessons?

GR82BAMOM said...

Great info. Thanks for posting this.