Newton Parks and Recreation summer camp registration is open!


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Now is the time to register for a Newton Parks and Recreation summer camp!  Check out our programs at click on Camps.  You can register online at or call 617-796-1500 for more information.  Below are some of our programs with openings:

Kids Korner ages 3.5 – 5                                  7/1 – 8/16            Hours:  8:30 – 2:00 (half & ext day avail) A great introduction to summer camp.  Located at the Burr Park Community Center.

Albemarle Acres grades 1 – 6                      7/1 – 8/16           

Hours:  8:30 – 3:30 (ext day avail)Group activities and swimming at Gath Pool.  Located at the Horace Mann School.

Centre Acres grades 1 – 6                                            

7/1 – 8/16            Hours:  8:30 – 3:30 (ext day avail)

Group activities and swimming at Crystal Lake.  Located at the Newton Centre Hut.

Outdoor Adventure grades 2 – 6                7/1 – 8/9              

Hours:  9:00 – 1:30 (ext day avail)       

Outdoor discovery and canoeing.  Located at Nahanton Park on the Charles River.               

Thundercat Sports  ages 7 to 12                 6/24 – 8/23         

Hours:   9:00 – 3:00  (ext day avail)            

Learn the skills to play a variety of different sports each day.  Located at Pellegrini Park.

Specialty Camp at Peirce School grades 2 to 8                 

7/8 -8/16            Hours:   8:30 – 3:30(half & ext day avail)

Specialty weeks that are still open include Ultimate Frisbee (grades 2-8), Puppet Lab (grades 3-8), Beyond Beginner Chess (grades 2-8), Mad Science (grades 2-6), or Science Robotics (grades 2-6).  Located at Peirce School.

Acres in the Falls grades 5 – 8                      7/1 – 8/2              Hours:  9:00 – 4:00 (ext day avail)

Choice activities with field trips and swimming at Crystal Lake.  Located at the Brigham House. 

Counselor in Training Programs  grades 8 – 11     7/1 – 8/16            Hours:  8:30 – 3:30                

Participate in a 2 or 3 week session to develop your camp counselor skills.  Programs are available at several of our camp sites.

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