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Woburn Recreation 2021 Summer Programs Adults & Children

REGISTER ONLINE: www.woburnrec.com Registration for Summer Programs opens up on May 3rd!


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For latest updates and more information visit our website! 781-897-5805 Info on Summer Programs We are excited for the summer programs and to see all of our friends that we have not seen in over a year. The summer will still not be like it has been in the past but it will still be fun! We still have guidelines from the state that have to be followed in terms of program sizes, cohorts, masks, social distancing, etc. Unfortunately, some of the programs that we have offered in the past we are not able to offer in the same manner as we had before. For those of you that are not aware we are now in custody of the Spence Farm stand so we are very eager to offer our new Club Rec Program which will be a full day week long program offered for 4 weeks in the summer. We believe this program will be very successful and will be one that expands for future summers. Any questions at all regarding our programs please feel free to call the Recreation Office at 781-897-5805.

Important Registration Information Registration Opens May 3rd! City Hall currently is open to the public but we are highly encouraging everyone to register online at www.woburnrec.com . Registration will open up at midnight on May 3rd. If anyone has any problems with logging into their account, please give us a call and we can help you with an issues.

City Pools Our City Pools will be open again this summer for 8 weeks beginning on June 28th. We still are restricted to 50% capacity at the pools and must continue to do reservations for time blocks at the Pools. We will be extending the early registration rate for the pools to June 30th. We will not be limiting the amount of reservations you can make in a week, unless we encounter a heat wave

Table of Contents Morning Clinics…………………. Page: 4 - 5 Full Day Program………………. Page: 5 Afternoon Programs …………… Page: 6 Viking Sports Clinics………….. Page: 6 Super Soccer Stars…………… Page: 7 Science & Design……………… Page: 7– 8 Ceramic Programs……………. Page: 9 Paint Programs ………………. Page: 10 Barrie Bruce Golf……………… Page: 10 Adaptive Recreation………….. Page: 11 Moore Soccer Academy ……… Page: 12 Tanner Pride Basketball………. Page: 13 Computer Programming ………. Page: 14 City Pools……………………….. Page: 15 Outdoor Movie Series…………. Page: 16

Covid-19 Information  Masks must be worn at all times when you are not able to socially distance or unless you have an illness that prevents you from wearing one.  You must be able to wash your hands and use the bathroom yourself to attend programs or have a parent there that is able to help you.  Biting, Spitting, or behaviors towards other participants or staff will not be tolerated.

Mission Statement The Woburn Recreation Department provides affordable programs to families of all abilities, ages and backgrounds who are looking for meaningful ways to drive their health & wellness, build friendships & create memories within their community.

Recreation Commission Gene Demers, Chairman Kevin Lonergan Maura Embler Paul Tobin Michael Martini


Registration & General Information Payment

Participants Responsibility

Payment must accompany all registrations. Checks should be made payable to Woburn Recreation. Mastercard, Visa, and Discover are also accepted. During COVID-19 On-line registration is the preferred method of Registration! If you need to pay via check or cash please contact the Woburn Rec Dept to arrange an appointment. If Registering for the first time with Woburn Recreation, you will need to create a household account. Please call 781-897-5805 if you need assistance. Non-Residents will not be allowed in our programs for this summer due to COVID-19

Inclement Weather Please check woburnrec.com for inclement weather updates on programs and fields operated by Woburn Recreation. We will update or website and send e-mails regarding program cancellations as soon as possible. It is also our policy that if Woburn Public Schools close due to weather related issues, our programs will also be cancelled. If we cancel a program we will do our best to make that scheduled class up that week.

Refunds Refunds, less the minimum $10.00 non-refundable deposit, may be given to a participant who withdraws from a program two weeks or more prior to the start of the program. To be eligible for a refund, the request must be in writing to the Woburn Recreation Department. In cases of inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, refunds or program credits will not be given, however we will do our best to reschedule the program. Participants who withdraw from a program less than 5 business days prior to the start of the program are not eligible for a refund or credit. Refunds or credits will not be given for early termination of a program by a participant. Program expenses have already occurred.

Financial Assistance

We ask that all participants respect the staff, other participants, program equipment, age requirements, and facilities when participating in programs offered by Woburn Recreation. If participants fail to cooperate with the rules, Woburn Recreation reserves the right to dismiss or suspend a participant in any program without a refund.

Course Confirmation No confirmation for registering via fax or mail will be sent. A participant is registered ONLY when payment is received. If at any time, there are questions regarding your household account, please log onto www.woburnrec.com to view your household account history.

Special Needs/Adaptive Recreation Adaptive sports, recreation, and social programs are offered to youth and adults with intellectual and physical disabilities. The programs provide options for people with disabilities to participate in programs and activities that are specifically designed to meet their diverse needs. Inclusion services are also available for any individual who may have a disability and is looking to participate in a program with support. If you have any questions about what type of program is right for you or your family member, please do not hesitate to contact the Woburn Recreation Department. For planning purposes, we ask that if any child requires special assistance that you contact the Recreation Department 2 weeks prior to the class so that we have ample time to provide adequate assistance.

Cancellations The Woburn Recreation Department reserves the right to cancel, postpone, or combine programs. Every effort will be made to notify participants if a program has been cancelled, changed, postponed or relocated due to space availability. The Recreation Department does not confirm program registrations.

Please contact the Woburn Recreation Department to require about Financial Assistance. We offer payment plans for Woburn Residents.

Recreation Office Located on the 1st Floor of City Hall Hours: Monday – Wed 9:00am – 4:30pm Thurs 9:00am – 7:00pm Fri 9:00am – 1:00pm (781) 897- 5805


Summer Youth Sports Programs (Morning) We offer a variety of sports programs in the morning that are instructed by our summer staff. We run for 8 weeks and each week offers a different variety of programs. Some sports we offer on more than one week and some of the popular programs like Multi-sport, Basketball, & Tiny Tikes we offer multiple weeks over the summer. Most programs run for 4 days with the 5th day being a rain date. Below you will find the programs we offer and the weeks they are offered. Week 1: 6/28 – 7/2 Week 2: 7/5 – 7/9 Week 3: 7/12 – 7/16 Week 4: 7/19 – 7/23 Week 5: 7/26 – 7/30 Week 6: 8/2 – 8/6 Week 7: 8/9 – 8/13 Week 8: 8/16 – 8/20 Multi-Sport

Soccer

This clinic focuses on multiple sports each day such as flag football, floor hockey, basketball and many more. Children will get great exercise and enjoy playing outdoor games with their friends. Weeks Run: Week 1, Week 3, Week 5, Week 7 Ages: 5-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Library Field

This clinic will teach the fundamentals of soccer. Children will be divided into groups according to age and will participate in fun games all geared towards learning the sport of soccer or enhancing their soccer skills. Weeks Run: Week 1, Week 3, Week 6, Week 8 Ages: 5-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Joyce Fields

Golf Clinic This clinic is an introduction to golf and is designed to teach the basics of golf to new learners. Each child will learn about the different clubs and how to properly swing them. Children will also have a chance to practice their skills on the golf course for a few holes. Weeks Run: Week 2, Week 5, Week 8 Ages: 7-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:00am Cost: $40 Location: Woburn Country Club

Flag Football & Floor Hockey This clinic will be focused on learning the game of flag football and floor hockey. We will be playing both sports throughout the week. Equipment will be provided. Weeks Run: Week 2, Week 6 Ages: 7-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 Location: Leland Park

Cheerleading Clinic This clinic teaches children cheers, stunts and dance which will be performed at the end of the clinic for parents! All stunts are safely monitored. Weeks Run: Week 5 Ages: 4 - 10 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:00am Cost: $40 per week Location: TBD

Arts & Crafts Children will get the opportunity to show their artistic skills with many different themed crafts. We will be painting, coloring, and much more! Weeks Run: Week 3, Week 6, Week 8 Ages: 6-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:45am – 11:15am Cost: $40 per week Location: Library Park

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

Basketball Clinics This clinic will focus on the basic fundamentals of basketball such as shooting, passing, dribbling. Fun basketball games will be incorporated into this clinic. Weeks Run: Week 2, Week 5, Week 7, Week 8 Ages: 6-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Library Park Courts

Baseball Clinic Children will get the opportunity to improve their hitting, fielding, base running and pitching skills through fun drills and then apply their skills to a game. Weeks Run: Week 4 Ages: 6-12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Leland Park

Softball Clinic In this clinic girls will get to improve their softball skills through daily drills. Our softball staff will be providing hands-on instruction on how to improve your softball game. Weeks Run: Week 4 Ages: 6 - 12 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Gonsalves Field

Lacrosse Clinic Come learn how to play one of the fastest growing sports!! Emphasis will be on skills and small sided games. Children will participate in drills run by HS & College players Weeks Run: Week 1, Week 6 Ages: 7 - 13 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Whispering Hill

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Summer Youth Sports Programs (Morning) Outdoor Track Clinic

T-Ball Clinic

Woburn Recreation is excited to offer a week-long summer track clinic to be hosted by Woburn High School Track and Field Coaches Chris Keane and James Fletcher. Kids will be introduced to all the field events and running events that take place during a high school track and field meet. At the end of the week, the kids will compete in an actual meet against one another. Come learn the ins and outs of track and field! Weeks Run: Week 7 Mon - Fri Entering Grades: 5-9 Cost: $70 Time: 9am – 11am or 2pm – 4pm Location: Woburn High School

This clinic teaches children how to properly throw, catch, and hit. There will be daily games so that children can apply what they have learned in a game situation. Children must bring a glove Weeks Run: Week 2, Week 7 Ages: 4-6 Days: M-TR Times: 9:30am – 10:30am or 10:45am – 11:45am Cost: $30 per week Location: Leland Park

Jazz/Hip Hop Dance Clinic Can you TikTok? How about Hip Hop? Time to get outdoors and move! Join in on a Jazz/hip hop dance class with the Woburn High Dance Team Coach Katelyn Caldwell. Weeks Run: Week 4, Week 8 Ages: 4 – 6 & 7 – 12 Location: Library Park Days: M-TR Cost: $40 per week Times: Ages 4 - 5 - 9:30am – 10:15am Ages 7 – 12 10:30am – 11:30am Ages

Yoga for Kids For Balance for Focus for fun! This great intro to basic poses encourages and develops flexibility, confidence, awareness, motor skills and physical fitness all disguised as fun and play! Weeks Run: Week 3 Ages: 5-12 Days: M, W & TH Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $40 per week Location: Library Field

Tiny Tikes Sports Children will participate in fun games such as kick ball, soccer, and many more. They also will have an opportunity to show their artistic side with some arts and crafts. Weeks Run: Week 1, Week 5, Week 7, Week 8 Ages: 3 - 5 Days: M-TR Cost: $20 per week (If low attendance in classes we will combine) Location: Library Park Times: 9:30AM – 10:15AM or 10:30am – 11:15am

Kids Fit Kids will have so much fun in this jam-packed class. They will strengthen their bodies, build confidence and self-esteem and improve their coordination, flexibility, balance and creativity. Your child will continue to learn with new and exciting themes each day that will keep them energized and having fun! Weeks Run: Week 6 Ages: 5-12 Days: M - F Times: 9:30am – 11:30am Cost: $45 per week Location: Library Field

“Club Rec” Full Day Summer Program at Spence Farm We are excited for this new program at our new site Spence Farm! This program will be a pilot program and if popular like we expect we will be expanding it next summer. Some of the daily activities will be: Swimming, Sports, Arts & Crafts, Board Games, scavenger hunts, etc. If more restrictions are lifted we will be doing a few field trips to local spots. Due to COVID and the size of Spence Farm we are limited to the amount of registrations we can have each week. Children must bring their own lunch and snack/drinks. Ages: 6 – 12 Time: 9am – 3pm Monday – Thursday 9am – 1pm Friday Location: Spence Farm Cost per week: $140 Weeks run: Week 3 (7/12 – 7/16) Week 4 (7/19 – 7/23) Week 6 (8/2 – 8/6) Week 7 (8/9 – 8/13) If this program ends up on a waiting list early we will add more weeks depending on staff

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

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Summer Youth Programs (Afternoon) Afternoon Multi-Sport

Wiffleball League

Each week we will be running different themed week activities for you to register for. The program will be held Monday – Thursday at various locations. Weeks where there are more than 1 activity to register for you choose which activity it is not both. Grades: Entering Grades 1 - 5 Times: 1:30 – 3:30 Days: Monday - Thursday Location: Library Park Cost: $20 per week Week 1 6/28 – 7/2: Basketball Week 2 7/5 – 7/9: Multi- Sport or Arts & Crafts Week 3 7/12 – 7/16: Pickleball Week 4 7/19 – 7/23: Speed Lax or Multi-Sport Week 5 7/26 – 7/30: Soccer or Arts & Crafts Week 6 8/2 – 8/6: Basketball or Multi-Sport Week 7 8/9 – 8/13: Speed Lax or Arts & Crafts Week 8 8/16 – 8/20: Flag Football & Floor Hockey

Our annual Wiffleball program will be held weekly this summer due to COVID and the need to keep groups the same each week for contact tracing requirements. We will be running Wiffleball Monday – Thursday in the afternoon on certain weeks. The last week will be a tournament week. We will be limited to 50 kids per week and kids will need to stay in their groups. Groups will be made according to grades. Grades: Entering Grades 1 - 8 Times: 1:30 – 3:30 Days: Monday - Thursday Location: Library Park Cost: $20 per week or $80 for the all 5 weeks Weeks run: Week 1, Week 3, Week 5, Week 7, Week 8 (Tournament week)

Little Sports This program is for the little ones to get outside and engage with their friends and participate in sports, fun games & arts & crafts. Weeks Run: Week 1, Week 2, Week 3, Week 6, Week 8 Ages: 3 - 5 Days: M-TR Cost: $20 per week (If low attendance in classes we will combine) Location: Library Park Times: 1:30 – 2:15pm or 2:30 – 3:15pm

Viking Sports Clinics Ninja Warrior

Tennis Clinic

Week 2 7/6 – 7/9 & Week 8 8/16 – 8/19

Week 2 7/6 – 7/9 & Week 8 8/16 - 8/19

Your kids will stay active at the Viking Ninja Warrior Camp in Woburn! This high energy camp is where Boot Camp meets Ninja Warrior. At these clinics, kids engage in a variety of activities that improve cardiovascular fitness, strength, and agility. During each day, kids will learn and practice specific sets of exercises that will help them tackle the Viking Ninja Warrior obstacle course at the conclusion of each day. Athletes will find themselves leaping from the ascending pylo boxes, bounding between quintuple steps, and even scaling the wall located in our ENORMOUS obstacle bounce house! Fitness is made fun by supportive coaches who engage the campers ensuring everyone stays on task and improves. Times: 9:30am – 11am Ages 5-8 1:30am – 2:30pm Ages 8-12 Cost: $150 per week (4 days) Location: Spence Farm Instructor: Viking Sports

Under the guidance of the USTA Viking's Tennis program teaches tennis fundamentals through a combination of age appropriate skill based drills and fun reinforcing games. Our high energy staff ensures each class is engaging fun and instructional. This clinic will help develop your child’s love of tennis all while working on your child’s hand-eye coordination, agility, and balance. More importantly tennis is an excellent sport to help develop your child’s self-confidence and selfreliance. Your child will learn proper techniques for forehands, backhands, volleying and more! Ages: 6 - 12 Times: 9:30am – 11am Cost: $125 per week (4 days) Location: WMHS Tennis Courts Instructor: Viking Sports

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

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Super Soccer Stars & Amazing Athletes Super Soccer Stars

Amazing Athletes

Set in a fun, non-competitive environment, we offer agespecific programs which introduce children to the fundamentals of soccer through creative programming and imaginative games. Our dynamic coaching staff, consisting of early childhood, education, and soccer specialists, utilize a unique curriculum which is crafted to improve soccer skills, build self-confidence, and develop socialization skills. Days: Saturdays Times & Ages: 2-3 Parent & Me 9am – 9:40am 3 - 4.5 years old 9:55am – 10:40am 4.5 – 5 years old 10:55am – 11:45am 5 – 7 years old 12pm - 1 Session I: July 10th – July 31st (4 Weeks) Session II: August 7th – August 28th (4 Weeks) Cost: $100

Amazing athletes are active classes that encourage kids to explore and develop a variety of athletic skills through the introduction of 10 different sports. Coaches break the fundamentals of each sport down into simple steps based on each child's age and ability. The goal is to create a fun environment that establishes lifetime connections to sports and physical activity. Days: Sundays Times & Ages: Ages: 3 – 4 years old 9am – 9:45am Ages: 5 – 7 years old 10am – 10:50am Session I: July 11th – August 1st (4 Weeks) Session II: August 8th – August 29th (4 Weeks) Cost: $100

Science & Design Programs Learn to Play Dungeons & Dragons: The Giant’s Table Week 6 8/2 – 8/6 Become a hero and embark on a daring adventure in Dungeons & Dragons, the world’s oldest and best roleplaying game! Trouble is brewing in the small hamlet of Pellaford: a messenger carrying an important item has gone missing and strange mishaps have begun to plague the town. As heroes, you have been hired to find the courier and uncover the mystery surrounding the nearby wooded plateau called the Giant’s Table. Over the course of five sessions, you will play through the entire adventure as a team. Players will select from an assortment of pre-generated characters so we can jump right in and start playing. Designed for girls & boys who are new to D&D, though kids with past experience are also welcome! Ages: 9 - 13 Days: M – F Times: 9:30 – 11:30am Cost: $100 Instructor: Chris Walters Location: Goodyear

Rocket Science

Week 3 7/12 – 7/16

Build and launch Wicked Cool’s - favorite solid fuel rocket, the customizable E2X: perfect for the young aerospace engineer. Keep a Commander’s Log as you investigate the solar system, design a satellite, and build a space base for an astronaut. Blast off with a solid fuel, high-flying, rocket launch at the end of the week (weather permitting). Grades: K – 5 Days: M - F Time: Half Day 9am – 12pm or Full Day 9am – 4pm Location: Goodyear Instructor: Wicked Cool for Kids Cost: $205 Half Day or $330 Full Day

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

Amazing 100 Make Week 4 7/19 – 7/23 & take-home Science Experiments! Come join this very cool and fun elementary school summer program! Over the past 25 years, Top Secret Science has worked hands-on with over 1,200,000 local children. Each day the kids will explore 20 weird and wacky hands-on science experiments and will make and take home all the projects. The scientists are fast paced and funny and your kids will be thoroughly entertained (they’ll even learn some interesting things too). We will explore weird motions and flying things, air and water pressure; crazy chemistry, light and sound, science magic, electricity, magnets, astronomy and more. Be prepared for lots of fun stuff. A wonderful 6 hours of science each day. Hope to see you there!!

Grades: K – 5 Days: M - F Times: 9am – 3pm Cost: $275 Instructor: Top Secret Science Location: Goodyear

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Science & Design Programs LEGO Robotics Master

Week 5 7/26 – 7/29

Do you have what it takes to be Woburn's next LEGO Robotics Master? Join our resident LEGO expert Keira as she guides young LEGO Masters through a series of daily LEGO robotic challenges! Participants will have access to thousands of specialized LEGO bricks including motors, sensors, and so much more! Then, using a laptop and kid-friendly LEGO WeDo 2.0 software, teams will create programs to bring their creations to life! Daily challenges will include amusement park rides, vehicles, animals, and much more! This is a can’t miss one-of-a-kind program for LEGO fans! All participants will receive a special Woburn Recreation LEGO Master certificate of achievement! Note: Participants do not get to take LEGO projects home.

Grades: Entering 1 – 5 Days:M – Th Times: 12:15pm – 3:00pm Cost: $120 Instructor: Seacoast Technologies Location: Goodyear

Summer Filmmaking Week 7 8/9 – 8/13 By Filmmakers Collaborative In this class, students will bring creativity to life in a fun, collaborative and exciting environment. They will learn skills in scriptwriting, storyboard sketching, improvisation and camera skills. Students who have previously participated in our program will be able to expand on their filmmaking skills. Together they will write, shoot and edit a film in a genre of their choosing and edit their project together using the professional editing software Adobe Premiere. All final projects are eligible for submission into the Boston International Kids Film Festival in November 2021 Ages: 10 - 14 Days: M – F Times: 9am – 3pm Cost: $340 Location: Goodyear Instructor: Filmmakers Collaborative

Stop-Motion Animation

Week 8 8/16 – 8/20

In this class, students will learn the principles of Animation and produce their own short film using objects found around the house and brought to class. We will also bring some of our own supplies for the students to use as well! *This course requires a touch screen device with access to the free app Stop Motion Studio (available for iPods, iPhones, iPads, Androids, etc.). All final projects are eligible for submission into the Boston International Kids Film Festival in November 2021 Ages: 10 - 14 Days: M – F Times: 9am – 3pm Cost: $340 Location: Goodyear Instructor: Filmmakers Collaborative

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

LEGO Robotics: Jurassic Bricks

Week 5 7/26 – 7/29

Young LEGO enthusiasts and budding paleontologists will absolutely love Seacoast Technology Workshops’ latest program...Jurassic Bricks! Using LEGO WeDo 2.0 robotics kits we will build our way through the Jurassic period! We will learn all about dinosaurs as we construct a dozen different species including triceratops, sauropod, stegosaurus, and of course a t-rex! Then using laptops and specially designed drag-and-drop software we will bring our dinosaurs to life! All participants will receive a special LEGO Paleontologist certificate of achievement! Note: Participants do not

take projects home. Grades: Entering 1 – 5 Times: 9:00am – 11:45am Instructor: Seacoast Technologies Location: Goodyear

Virtual Filmmaking

Days:M – Th Cost: $120

Week 7 8/9 – 8/13

Virtual Filmmaking Taught by professionals, students will learn key skills in scriptwriting, character development, improvisation, and camera operation. From the comfort of their home, students will write, shoot, and edit a film. Students who choose to participate in more than one session will have the chance to further build and develop their skills. Students will need a video camera or smartphone and basic editing software such as iMovie. and access to Zoom* (link to be provided upon registering) All final projects are eligible for submission into the Boston International Kids Film Festival in November 2021 Ages: 10 – 14 (age range is flexible) Days: M – F Times: 9am – 11:30am Cost: $260 Location: ZOOM Instructor: Filmmakers Collaborative

Stop-Motion Animation Virtual

Week 8 8/16 – 8/20

For our Stop-Motion Animation class students will learn the principles of Animation and produce a short film using objects found around the house. This course requires a touch screen device with access to the free app Stop Motion Studio (available for iPods, iPhones, iPads, Androids, etc.). Students will need a video camera or smartphone and basic editing software such as iMovie. and access to Zoom* (link to be provided upon registering) All final projects are eligible for submission into the Boston International Kids Film Festival in November 2021. Ages: 10 - 14 (age range is flexible) Days: M – F Times: 9am – 11:30am Cost: $260 Location: ZOOM Instructor: Filmmakers Collaborative

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Summer Ceramic Classes All Ceramic Classes are run by Ceramica Paint Studio which is located in Stoneham. Classes are held at Spence Farm in Woburn. These weekly summer sessions are developed for children with some clay experience or none! The projects are designed to cover the foundation techniques of hand-building, giving them the skills to express their creativity in 3D. Summer session includes: instruction, clay, glazes, and firing.

Planter & Pancake Pile Week 1 6/28-6/30 Planter: Using the foundational pinch pot technique we will create the planter and turn them into cute little characters by adding feet, arms and little faces! (6/28) Pancake Pile: Using the foundation technique of coils, we will create a fun pancake pot and introduce slab making to create a cover for the final pancake box. (6/29) After letting the two projects dry for a couple of days they will be ready for painting! (6/30) Ages: 5 – 7 Days: M - W Times: 10:00 – 11:30am Cost: $94 Instructor: Ceramica Paint Studio

Owl & Luminary

Week 5 7/26 – 7/28

Owl Pencil Holder: The slab technique is one of the most important pottery skills to learn. Here we will create slabs and cut out a template to put together this cute little owl. (7/26) Luminary: Using the slab technique and carving, we will create a cylinder that will be transformed into a beautiful night light! (7/27) After letting the two projects dry for a couple of days they will be ready for painting! (7/28) Ages: 5 – 7 Days: M - W Cost: $94 Times: 10:00 – 11:30am Location: Spence Farm Instructor: Ceramica Paint Studio

Mugs & Pots

Week 1 6/28-6/30

Mugs with Character: We will be making a mug using the slab technique and teaching how to attach the handle as well as give it some character. After the first fire we will decorate the mug and glaze it to ensure it is food safe and dish washable! (6/28) Connect the Pots: Using pinch pots we will attach them together with slip, students will be able to be creative and choose how to decorate their piece by engraving each in a different patter or colors. (6/29) After letting the two projects dry for a couple of days they will be ready for painting! (6/30) Ages: 8 - 13 Days: M – W Cost: $94 Times: 1 – 2:30pm Instructor: Ceramica Paint Studio Cost: $94 Wall Pockets & Cake Week 5 7/26 – 7/28 Instructor: Ceramica Paint Studio Wall Pockets: Children will learn to each makeday andwill For full description of the class andhow what follow a pattern to cut a slab in order to turn it into a 3D entail visit: www.woburnrec.com pocket. In addition, we will be stamping and pressing a design into the clay to provide more complexity to the piece. (7/26) Cake anyone? Using the previous techniques covered, we will be following a pattern and building a pie slice. Chocolate, cherry, apple, create your favorite piece and explore clay sculpting! (7/27) After letting the two projects dry for a couple of days they will be ready for painting! (7/28) Ages: 8 - 13 Times: 1 – 2:30pm Days: M – W Cost: $94 Instructor: Ceramica Paint Studio

Inspiration by the Masters

Week 8 8/16 – 8/19

During this 4-day summer session, we’ll explore 4 of our favorite Painting Masters. After learning more about their history, experience and technique we will sketch out a design channeling their tactics and transfer the sketch into a ceramic plate to create out own masterpieces. What an amazing set of dishes to keep you inspired all year around! This four-session class includes: Fun art history facts, instruction, 8” coupe plate, glazes, firing. Ages: 5 – 13 Days: M – TH. Times: 10:00-11:00am (Ages 5-7) Monday 8/16 – Pablo Picasso Plate 1:00-2:30pm (Ages 8-13) Tuesday 8/17 – Piet Mondrian Cost: $104 Wednesday 8/18 – Frida Khalo Instructor: Ceramica Paint Studio Thursday 8/19 – Keith Haring

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Summer Art Programs Mermaid Paint

7/21/21

BEACH Sign

7/22/21

Calling all artists! Let's get those creative juices flowing! In this 90 min class students will create an original canvas painting. The Instructor will guide the process step by step while leaving plenty of room for individual creativity. Each student will leave with an original painting! Grades: 3 – 8 Time: 6-7:30pm Cost: $30 Location: Spence Farm Instructor: Annemarie McGarrahan

Calling all artists! Let's get those creative juices flowing! In this 90 min class students will create an original canvas painting. The Instructor will guide the process step by step while leaving plenty of room for individual creativity. Each student will leave with an original painting! Ages: 14 & up HS Students & Adults Time: 6-7:30pm Cost: $30 Location: Spence Farm Instructor: Annemarie McGarrahan

Shark Painting

Tropical Night

8/4/21

Calling all artists! Let's get those creative juices flowing! In this 90 min class students will create an original canvas painting. The Instructor will guide the process step by step while leaving plenty of room for individual creativity. Each student will leave with an original painting! Grades: K-5 Time: 6-7:30pm Cost: $30 Location: Spence Farm Instructor: Annemarie McGarrahan

8/5/21

Calling all artists! Let's get those creative juices flowing! In this 90 min class students will create an original canvas painting. The Instructor will guide the process step by step while leaving plenty of room for individual creativity. Each student will leave with an original painting! Ages:14 & up HS Students & Adults Time: 6-7:30pm Cost: $30 Location: Spence Farm Instructor: Annemarie McGarrahan

Outside the lines – Art Camp Week 5 7/26 – 7/30 Join us for a fun-filled week creating unique art projects, playing games, and meeting some new friends! Outside the lines workshops will surely get your creative juices flowing. We will explore watercolor, collage, vision boards and tissue paper art. Your little artist will bring home masterpieces for the family! Bring a snack, lunch, water, and creativity; wear clothes that you don’t mind if they get messy! Grades: 1 – 6 Days: M - F Time: 9am – 3pm Cost: $265 Location: TBD Instructor: Fun 4 All

Barrie Bruce Golf School For more information on Dates/Times Contact the Rec Department at 781.897.5805 or visit woburnrec.com to see the full schedule

Jr. Golf School Clinic Junior Clinics are perfect for the beginning juniors and for those who want to develop better golf skills. Clinics consist of 5 lessons, covering safety, set up, the swing, irons, woods, the short game, and golf etiquette. Equipment and practice balls will be provided. Jr Golfers are grouped by age range, so students will be playing in age-related peer groups. Ages: 6—14 Cost: $154 Location: Billerica Country Club Clinics are run each week in the summer 9am–10:15am

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

Introduction to Golf Our Intro to Golf program is for the new-to-the-game golfer with little (or no) golf experience. Basic fundamentals of the game are taught in a relaxed, stress-free clinic style setting. The program consists of 5 one-hour lessons, spaced one week apart. Equipment and practice balls will be provided as needed. All you bring is “a pair of sneakers and a good attitude.” Ages: 15 & older Cost: $194 Location: Billerica Country Club

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Adaptive Recreation Programs Adaptive sports, recreation, and social programs are offered to youth and adults with varying physical or cognitive disabilities. The programs provide options for people with disabilities to participate in programs and activities that are specifically designed to meet their diverse needs. Inclusion services are also available for any individual who may have a disability and is looking to participate in a program with support. If you have any questions about what type of program is right for you or your family member, please do not hesitate to contact the Woburn Recreation Department. For planning purposes we ask that if any child requires special assistance that you contact the Recreation Department 2 weeks prior to the class so that we have ample time to provide adequate assistance. *Note for new participants, a few mandatory forms are required to be filled out and returned at least 2 weeks prior to the beginning of a new program. Movie Nights

Social Club

Join us at Spence Farm for a movie night with your friends! We will provide snacks and drinks for everyone. You just need to bring a comfortable chair to sit on!

In this program kids will participate in a variety of fun games, sports, activities, and crafts with their friends. The group will incorporate important themes such as social skills, interpersonal relationships and more into the daily fun!

Ages: 8 & up Days: Wednesdays Dates: 6/23, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21, 7/28, 8/4, 8/18 Times: 6:15– 8pm Location: Spence Farm Cost: $10 each night Movie Schedule will be released on June 9th for the summer.

Grades: Elementary & Middle School/HS Days: Mondays beginning July 12th for 5 weeks *Not held the week of Summer Fun Clinic Times: 1pm – 1:45pm Elementary School Aged 2pm – 3pm Middle School & HS Aged Location: TBD Cost: $30

Summer Fun Clinic

Swimming

Join us for our annual Summer Fun Clinic! We are not able to run in how we have in the past due to COVID regulations we plan on still having as much fun as possible that week. We will plan on swimming and hopefully a few other local field trips.

Let’s cool off with our friends at the East Woburn Pool! We will be blocking off time at the pool every Tuesday for a pool party!

Grades: All *Must have completed Kindergarten Days: Monday – Thursday 8/9 – 8/12 Times: 10:00am – 12:30pm Location: TBD Cost: $30

Grades: All Days: Tuesdays beginning July 13th for 5 weeks *Not held the week of Summer Fun Clinic Times: 2:30pm – 3:45pm Location: East Woburn Pool Cost: $30

We are looking to add more Adaptive Recreation Programs for the Fall. For any program suggestions or ideas please e-mail rlindstrom@cityofwoburn.com

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

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Moore Soccer Academy We are excited to bring back the Moore Soccer Academy this Summer! The Moore Soccer Academy will focus on player’s skill work, scrimmages, mental & physical fitness. The Moore Soccer Academy caters to every players’ soccer training needs. Whether it’s your first day stepping on to the soccer field, or if you were kicking the ball while taking your first step. MSA’s training will unlock players’ full potential. Location: Joyce Middle School Soccer Fields Session I: July 19th – July 23rd Session II: August 9th – August 13th Times, Ages, Cost: Ages 3 – 6: 9am – 10am $120 Ages 7 – 10: 10:15am – 12:15pm $205 Ages 11 – 13: 12:30pm – 2:30pm $205 Ages 14 & up: 3:00pm – 5:00pm $205 Registration takes place at www.woburnrec.com

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

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Tanner Pride Basketball Clinics

Tanner Pride Youth Basketball Camps Boys & Girls entering Grades 3 - 9 Run by Woburn High Girls & Boys Basketball Coaches Girls Coach Stephen Sullivan & Boys Coach Tom Sullivan Join the WMHS Boys & Girls Coaches Steve & Tom Sullivan for their annual Tanner Pride Basketball Clinic. This program will focus on Basketball Skills & Drills plus small sided games. This program is a very popular one so make sure you register online as soon as possible to secure your spot pre-registration will take place at www.woburnrec.com but payment in the form of a check made payable to: Tanner Pride Basketball Camp must be received 2 weeks prior to each camp to secure your spot. Masks will be required at all times for players. The program is tentatively scheduled to be indoors at the Woburn High Gymnasium. If we need to move outdoors the program will be held at the Shamrock Outdoor Courts. The time for the program will be 9am – 12pm. Weeks Run: Week 1 (Monday June 28 - Thursday July 1) Boys Camp Week 2 (Monday July 12 - Thursday July 15) Girls Camp Week 3 (Monday July 19 - Thursday July 22) Boys Camp Week 4 (Monday July 26 - Thursday July 29) Girls Camp Week 5 (Monday August 2 - Thursday August 5) Combo 25 boys (1 court) and 25 girls (1 court)

Girls Volleyball Clinic

We have had numerous inquiries about Girls Volleyball. The program we had set up for the past few years has been very successful and very popular. We are working with the HS Coach to get a summer volleyball skills & drills clinic set up for this summer. At the time of the brochure release we are still finalizing details but we are hopeful we will have something for this summer! Once we have a program set up we will send out an e-mail to our distribution list via constant contact. If you do not already receive our e-mails please feel free to e-mail rlindstrom@cityofwoburn.com and we will add you to the list.

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Create & Learn Virtual Programs Scratch Ninja – Level 2 Week 4 7/19 – 7/22 This is Part II of our coding class on Scratch. IN this class, students will continue to learn foundational computer programming concepts including variables, messaging, etc. Similar to Scratch Ninja I, we will build a project in every session ranging from animations, games, to graphics design and storytelling, etc. Kids will be challenged to be creative and solve tough problems while learning the deeper computer science concepts. *Students need to have taken Scratch 1 offered by us or have at least 10 hours of Scratch coding experiences and are familiar with coding blocks including forever loop, conditional, motion and sensing. Grades: 2 – 5 Days: M - Th Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65 Scratch Ninja - Level 3 Week 5 7/26-7/29 Unit 3 covers the most advanced programming concepts that Scratch has to offer such as list/array, defining your own blocks (functions), and complex interactions between different game elements. In this Advanced Scratch class, students will design and deliver projects on their own, spending significant time outside of class to complete projects successfully. The end-to-end process includes designing games in response to a users' preferences, organizing the design process into multiple steps, and structuring codes in efficient ways. Grades: 2 – 5 Days: M - Th Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65 Lights & Beats with Micro:bit - Level 1 Week 3 7/12 – 7/15 Micro:Bit coding is the perfect fit if your child is interest in electronics. Or if they may want to build robots or rockets one day. This little device packs very powerful capabilities: LED lights, speakers, a temperature sensor, a microphone, and even an accelerometer. Coding is done in a simulator that works just like the physical Micro:Bit. In this session learn how to control electronic components like LED lights, speakers, and sensors, while building fun games and interactive experiments. Review foundational coding concepts such as loops and conditional statements, and learn more about variables. Grades: 2 – 4 Days: M - Th Time: 1:30 – 2:30pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

Scratch Ninja - Level 1 Week 1 6/28 – 7/1 & Week 3 7/12 – 7/15 This class uses Scratch, a coding platform developed by MIT, as a tool to teach basic computer science and coding concepts such as loop, conditional, motion, and sensing. Students will also work on a project in each session ranging from animation, games, to graphic design and storytelling, etc. The class employs a variety of interesting topics to teach logical thinking and inspire creativity, so your kids are not only learning but also creating starting from day 1. Grades: 2 – 5 Days: M - Th Time: 4:00 – 5:00pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65 JR Robotics - Level 1 Week 5 7/26 – 7/29 The first unit of our robotics program will introduce students to the basics of VEX Code and programming in 3D. Students will learn how to navigate robots through virtual worlds and complete exciting maze challenges! Grades: 2 – 4 Days: M - Th Time: 1:30 – 2:30pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65 JR Robotics - Level 2 Week 6 8/2 – 8/5 In this second unit, students will practice navigating robots through even more complicated virtual worlds full of obstacles by making use of sensors. Moreover, students will learn how to make robots transport objects and see how these topics are important in real-world scenarios! Grades: 2 – 4 Days: M - Th Time: 1:30 – 2:30pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65 Lights & Beats with Micro:bit - Level 2 Week 4 7/19 – 7/22 Micro:Bit coding is the perfect fit if your child is interest in electronics. Or if they may want to build robots or rockets one day. This little device packs very powerful capabilities: LED lights, speakers, a temperature sensor, a microphone, and even an accelerometer. Coding is done in a simulator that works just like the physical Micro:Bit. In this session you will build more fun games, while exploring advanced Micro:Bit features such as radio and buttons. Find out how to have two Micro:Bits message each other. Plus learn how to code functions, and even master some cool math and security concepts. Grades: 2 – 4 Days: M - Th Time: 1:30 – 2:30pm Location: Online Instructor: Create & Learn Cost: $65

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City Pools The Recreation Department operates outdoor swimming pools at 3 different locations during the summer months. Due to COVID-19 the pools will be operating at a 50% capacity. Everyone must socially distance on the pool deck. The opening date for all the facilities June 28th – August 20th (8 Weeks) (Dates are subject to change depending on Lifeguard availability).

Pool Locations All locations have a handicap lift

 Cox Pool located on Green Street (in front of the Shamrock Elementary School)  This location has a 2ft Wading pool in addition to the deep end pool  Rocco Schelzi Pool located on Main Street (Ferullo Field next to St. Anthony’s Church)  Golden Pool located on Central Street (Leland Park off of Washington Street)

Hours of Operation Currently the pools will be open at 50% capacity for this summer. We will be doing block reservations at the pool this summer due to COVID-19 and the availability of lifeguards. For more information on the pool blocks please visit: www.woburnrec.com . At this moment we will not be limiting the amount of times you can make a reservation at the pool during a week. The only time we would limit would be during a heat wave so we can make sure that we can accommodate as many people as we are allowed.

Pool Pass Fees Summer 2021 The pools are open to Woburn Residents only and you must purchase a season pool pass at the Recreation Department or Online. Information regarding Family Pool

Registration for Early Rate: May 1st – June 30th Passes Family Pass (2 adults 3 children): $65 *additional child $10 (max 3 extra) A Family Pass is considered 2 Adults Adult Pass: $20 & 3 Children. You may purchase Child Pass: $15 additional passes (up to 3) to Senior Pass: $15

accommodate additional children in Registration for Normal Rate: June – end of Summer your immediate family. Family passes are for your immediate family Family Pass (2 adults 3 children): $75 *additional child $10 (max 3 extra) members are not allowed to be split Adult Pass: $25 between neighbors, friends, etc.

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Child Pass: $20 Senior Pass: $15

Woburn Recreation Department Pool Safety Rules All pool rules are posted at each location and must be followed. Woburn Recreation Department Staff reserves the right to ask anyone to leave for failing to follow policies. Some important rules that we want to emphasize are:

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Swimmers under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Those under 8 must have an adult present inside the pool gated area. Parents are responsible for watching their children and making sure they follow the rules the lifeguards are there to monitor the safety of the pool. Smoking or use of drugs or alcohol is not permitted on the property. Children who are not toilet-trained will be allowed in the pool if they wear a swimsuit diaper and a swimsuit. Cloth or disposable diapers are not accepted. Persons with open cuts, sores, bandages, colds, coughs or communicable diseases are not permitted in the pool. All patrons must take a shower prior to swimming in the pool.

Register online at www.woburnrec.com

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Outdoor Carpool Cinema Movie Series Summer 2021 @ Joyce Soccer Field Parking Lot

The War with GrandpaJuly 27th

Trolls World TourJuly 20th

Tom & Jerry August 3rd

Raya and the last Dragon– August 10th

Cost is $20 per car and we have a max of 75 cars that we will be allowing in the parking lot. This is limited to Woburn Residents only and you must be able to prove residency upon request. Social Distancing and masks will be required when not in your vehicle. *Movie selections are subject to change per availability Register online at www.woburnrec.com

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