Youth Programs

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 792-8317 or email her at sfink@ci.montgomery.oh.us

Parks and Recreation Explorer Programs

Montgomery Park Explorer

The Montgomery Park Explorer Program encourages children 2 – 12 years old to get out and explore Montgomery’s parks. The program includes workbooks for ages 2 to 5 and ages 6 to 12. 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 to the child 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 with any specific questions you may have.

Park Explorer Booklet: Ages 6-12      Park Explorer Booklet: Ages 2-5

Montgomery Tree Explorer

Tree Explorer PatchEnjoy the new Montgomery Tree Explorer program together with your child. This free program includes workbooks for ages 2 to 5 and ages 6 to 12. 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 for Ages-2-5

Tree Explorer Booklet for Ages 6-12

Summer Camps

Planning is underway for the 2020 summer camp season. Check back in February for more information.