Youth Programs

NOTICE: Participant safety and well being is our top priority. Staff have worked to make necessary modifications to camps and are implementing updated health and safety protocols due to Covid-19.

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.

For more information, call Sarah Fink, our recreation specialist, at tel:513-792-8317 or email her at sfink@montgomeryohio.org.

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.

Please contact Sarah Fink at sfink@montgomeryohio.org or 513-792-8317 with any specific questions you may have.

Park Explorer Booklet Ages 2 to 5

Park Explorer Booklet Ages 6 and up

 

 

Montgomery Tree Explorer

Tree Explorer Patch

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 sfink@montgomeryohio.org or 513-792-8317.

Click on the buttons below to access an age-appropriate tree booklet.

  Tree Explorer Booklet Ages 2 to 5

 

Tree Explorer Booklet Ages 6 and up

Activities

Halloween Coloring Contest - thru Oct 26

Contest runs Oct. 1 thru Oct. 26, 2020

Go spooky with markers, crayons, glitter, sequins, or whatever an imaginative artist can think of!

Coloring sheets available at City Hall or download online.
Turn in your masterpiece to City Hall by Oct. 26 at 4:30 p.m.

Winners will receive a ‘spook’tacular fun prize package!
Prize categories are 6 & under, ages 7-12, ages 13+



Kids Tree & Nature Walk - Oct 29

Join City Arborist Terry Willenbrink and Recreation Specialist Sarah Fink on October 29
for a FREE Kids Tree & Nature Walk.

Kids: Ages 5-8Pioneer Park bridge by pond
Where: Meet at Pioneer Park Gazebo
Time: AM Session – 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. (limited to 10 kids per session)
PM Session – 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. (limited to 10 kids per session)
Cost: FREE! Registration is required.

Includes: Nature walk to collect items and explore the creek, woods and trees of Pioneer Park.
Nature walk will conclude with a free craft in the Gazebo. Parents are encouraged to follow along during the walk and craft.

AM Session Registration

PM Session Registration

FAll Recreation To Go - Register by Nov 4

Recreation to Go Logo

Recreation To Go provides a complete kit with boredom busters that will keep the kids entertained at home while at home from school for Fall Break!

Each kit is just $5 and will include 2-3 age appropriate activities per kit.

Recreation to Go Theme – Happy Fall Y’all

Ages 6-8
Ages 9-12
Ages 13 & up

Sign Up Today Registration closes November 4

Once registration closes, Rec To Go kits will be assembled and available for pick up around November 18. Recreation Staff will reach out to all registered participants regarding the pick up of kits.

Please contact Sarah Fink at sfink@montgomeryohio.org or 513-792-8317 with any specific questions you may have.

 

 

 

School's Out Paintball Trip - Sold Out

When: Monday, Nov. 9, 2020 from 9am – 5 pm

Registration opens: Sept 1, 2020
Registration closes: Oct 30, 2020

Kids ages 10-14
Cost: $60 per child (includes paintball equipment, fun activities, pizza lunch & snack

Meet and Return: Swaim Park small shelter. We will meet at and return to the upper level parking lot on Cooper Road. We will travel by bus to Paintball Country.

Important Information: Due to updated health and safety protocols, this trip will be limited to 36 students. 

 

The following camps are canceled for 2020.

  • Tennis Camp
  • Kids Yoga Camp
  • Jr. Ninja Warrior Camp
  • E-Sports Mini Tournament Camp
  • Multi-Sports Camp
  • Soccer Camp