The City of Montgomery recreation department offers a wide variety of opportunities for the development of skills for youth. With a variety of topics, we are sure to have a program that will pique the interest of your child.
Parks and Recreation Explorer Programs
Montgomery Park Explorer
The Montgomery Park Explorer Program encourages individuals 2 and up to get out and explore Montgomery’s parks. The program includes workbooks for ages 2 to 5 and ages 6 and up. The workbooks provide parents a variety of activities that will engage children in learning about local Montgomery parks in a fun and active way.
Workbooks include a map of the city, as well as the physical address to each location to help find park locations. Workbooks are available online at montgomeryohio.org and at City Hall. Participants can turn in the completed workbooks any time, Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Montgomery City Hall. Completed workbooks will be given back you to keep with a certificate and patch. Patches and certificates will be awarded and details of this will be communicated to the participants during the follow-up.
Montgomery Tree Explorer
Enjoy the new Montgomery Tree Explorer program together as a family. This free program includes workbooks for ages 2 to 5 and ages 6 and up. The workbooks provide participants with a variety of activities that will engage them in learning about local Montgomery trees in a fun and active way.
Workbooks include a map of the city, as well as the physical address for each park where the trees are located. Workbooks will be available online at montgomeryohio.org and City Hall starting Aug. 15. Once completed, participants can turn in the workbooks any time, Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at Montgomery City Hall, 10101 Montgomery Road.
A member of the City recreation team will review the workbook and follow up with the participant. Completed workbooks will be given back to the participant to keep along with a certificate and patch. Patches and certificates will be awarded, and details of this will be communicated to the participants during the follow-up.
For more information on this free program, contact Sarah Fink, recreation specialist, at email@example.com or 513-792-8317.
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Presidents Day Ninja Warrior Camp
Join us for camp on President’s Day, Monday, Feb. 17, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Nati Ninja in Blue Ash. This camp is for ages 10-14 and the cost is $70 per child and includes a pizza lunch and snacks. Registration available beginning Jan. 2. Space is limited to 40 students with a minimum of 20.
Instructed by American Ninja Warrior contestant James Wilson at Nati Ninja Gym, this camp will help kids develop upper body strength, core stability, balance and most importantly the confidence to take on life’s mental and physical challenges. For more information, please contact Sarah Fink at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-792-8317.
Planning is underway for the 2020 camp season. Check back for more information.