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Recreation Worcester

Recreation Worcester

Recreation Worcester is a free, year-round, out-of-school time program for youth run by the City of Worcester. Youth participate in curriculum based learning while focusing on our three main enrichment activities: athletics, arts, and academic programming. Youth also engage with community partners that help build programming and introduce participants to a number of positive, healthy, fun, educational activities. 

Food will be provided to all youth that participate in the Recreation Worcester Program provided by the Worcester Public Schools and/or Friendly House.

Transportation will not be provided by Recreation Worcester.

Whole Kids Athletics Event

Come join us at this exciting event and sign up for summer programs! The event will be held on May 21 from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. on the Worcester Common.

Event Flyer Event Details

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Program Updates

News and information on Recreation Worcester from the City of Worcester Youth Opportunities Division.

Summer Program

Recreation Worcester's twelve week Summer program focuses on team work, sports, arts and fun learning delivered by local youth workers and community partners. Youth will be offered different options of activities to choose from guided by the Recreation Worcester staff team.

Additionally, we will be offering a free virtual program that will take place online from 10:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

WHERE: Eleven parks throughout the City.

WHEN: Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. from June 20 to August 26.

COST: Participation is free for children ages 7 to 13 and includes lunch and dinner.

Register Online

Children and Counselors Playing a Game with Cones Outside

Summer Program Sites

Recreation Worcester programs will be offered at the following sites:

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