Rec Park Playground (Multiple Registration Options Available)

Rec Park Playground (Multiple Registration Options Available)

Entering Grades 1-6 (UPDATED!)*

Open to Andover residents only.

Rec Park Playground brings to mind hot days, swimming at the Pond, cookouts, and the kind of special friendships that last far beyond Labor Day. Children will have an opportunity to participate in a variety of age-appropriate fun activities including arts & crafts, swimming, boating, and games. An optional field trip is scheduled for each Wednesday, additional fees apply. T-shirt included. Bring a lunch, snack, drink, bathing suit, sunscreen, water bottle, and towel each day.

Location:  Recreation Park
Director: Michaela McIver

*Rec Park Playground will be transitioning to a new age group for the Summer of 2018. For the summer of 2017 Andover REC will be allowing kids entering grade 6 to attend either Rec Park Playground OR Outer Limits. For the summer of 2018, Rec Park Playground will be for kids entering Grades K-5 only, and Outer Limits will be for children entering grades 6-8. 

For the Summer: 

Open to Andover residents only.

Sign up for the full seven weeks of summer at Rec Park Playground for the BEST deal around! This option works out to $115/week, $23/day, or $3.53/hour. What a deal!  

Open:                     June 26-Aug 11
Holiday:                 Closed Tues, July 4
Location:               Recreation Park
Time:                     8:30 am-3:00 pm

Regular Rate:      

                $875/child (May-1-June 18)

                ($2,475 maximum for immediate
                family. Call REC to register 3
                or more children. Extended care,
                 field trips & late fees not
                included in max fee price.
)

 Extended Care:              

AM Extended: 7:30-8:30 am

$5/day, $100/summer

PM Extended: 3:00-4:00 pm

$5/day, $100/summer

Registration Closes: June 18

Late Fee after June 18.

By the Week:

Open to Andover residents only.

If signing up for the whole summer doesn’t work for you, try our Rec Park Weekly Registration option. This option works out to $40/day or $6.15/hour.

Early Bird Rate:  

#690        June 26-30, $225

#691        July 3-7, $185 (closed Tues, 7/4)

#692        July 10-14, $225

#693        July 17-21, $225

#694        July 24-28, $225

#695        July 31-Aug-4, $225

#696        Aug 7-11, $225

Location:               Recreation Park
Time:                     8:30 am-3:00 pm

Extended Care:               

AM Extended: 7:30-8:30 am

$5/day, $25/week

PM Extended: 3:00-4:00 pm

$5/day, $25/week

By the Day:
Playground Guests

Not sure if Rec Park is right for your child? Guests can try Rec Park Playground for a fee of $50 per day. There is a maximum of 10 visits per guest per summer. If you are an Andover resident and decide to register for the remainder of the summer, the money spent on $50/day will be applied towards your costs. Guests may participate in all activities excluding field trips.

Field Trips

Each Wednesday there is an optional field trip with additional fees for Rec Park Playground. All Day Discovery attends the same field trips with no additional fee. Space is limited and is available on a first-come-first-serve basis. Sign up  prior to the start date of the program by calling/stopping by the Andover Rec office. Registration may also take place at the program location on MONDAYS.
6/28       Carnival Day (at Rec Park)     Free!
7/05       MVP                                     $32
7/12       Water Country                     $45
7/19       Wingaersheek Beach            $30
7/26       Wamesit Lanes                    $32
8/02       CoCo Keys                           $45
8/09       Canobie Lake Park               $45  

*Must be registered for full summer or weekly option to participate in field trips.

NEW SUMMER REGISTRATION POLICY: Registration closes one week prior to the program beginning. A late fee of $25 will be charged to anyone registering within one week of the start date of a program. No refunds/credits available to those who register within one week of start date.

ALL participants (youth & adults) must have a completed & signed Emergency Information Sheet on file in order to participate in Rec programs. Registration over the phone will not be permitted without an emergency sheet on file for the registrant. Online registration requires a Waiver Form be electronically signed, however an Emergency Sheet is still required for all participants regardless of how registration occurs.  Emergency Sheets are available online at the Rec website under “FORMS” or in the Rec office and can be mailed, dropped off, emailed or faxed to Rec.