Youth Recreation

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$3 A Day Field Trips

Donner Aquatic Center & Dessert Day
Bring your suit, towel & sunscreen. Fee collected day of each trip. Trip cancelled if raining.

Date TimeAgeLocation Fee
Monday, July 24 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.6 - 12Donner Aquatic Center$3

Youth Fishing Derby
Must be accompanied by an adult. Prizes awarded to all winners.

DateTimeAgeLocationFee
Sunday, June 45:30 - 7:30 p.m.3 - 15 Mill Race Round Lake$5

Variety Day!
One hour stops at the following: Hamilton Community Center & Ice Arena, Columbus Gymnastics Center, Greenbelt Golf Course & Lincoln Park batting cages Bring sack lunch, snack & drink provided. Trip cancelled if raining.

Date TimeAgeLocation Fee
Monday, July 3111:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.6 - 12Hamilton Community Center & Ice Arena, Columbus Gymnastics Center, Greenbelt Golf Course & Lincoln Park Batting Cages $3

Free Fun Days
Princess & Pirate Party

Date TimeLocation Fee
Friday, June 91:30 - 3:00 p.m.Donner CenterFree
Tribute to Dr. Seuss
Date TimeLocation Fee
Friday, June 231:30 - 3:00 p.m.Donner CenterFree
Carnival Time
Date TimeLocation Fee
Friday, July 211:30 - 3:00 p.m.Donner CenterFree
All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Super Sitters
We’ll explore the characteristics of a good babysitter & cover topics such as infants, toddlers, basic first aid & what to do in an emergency. Participants will receive a variety of related materials.

Day DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Monday-Tuesday June 26 - 272:00 - 4:00 p.m.11 & OverDonner Center$33Online

Halloween Costume Contest
1st-3rd place prizes will be awarded in the following categories: scariest, prettiest, funniest, most adorable, most original & best animated. Numbers for judging will be available at 1:30pm. All participants will receive a ribbon & treat bag. Crafts will be available from 2-3:30pm.

DateTimeAgeLocation Fee
Sunday, October 292:00 p.m.
3:00 p.m.
5+
6 - 12
Donner CenterFree

Little Chefs
Chocolate Factory

Calling all choc-o-holics! If you love all kinds of chocolate-this class is for you!! We’ll make suckers, chocolate covered pretzels, chocolate covered marshmallows & more! Registration deadline Thursday, November 9. Class sizes are limited.

DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Tuesday, November 144:30 - 5:45p.m.5 - 8 Donner Center$16Online
Ghost & Goblin Goodies!
Join us as we make a variety of out of this world Halloween goodies! Registration deadline Friday, October 6. Class sizes are limited.
DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Wednesday, October 111:00 - 2:15 p.m.5 - 8 Donner Center$16Online

Mom & Me for Tea
Mothers & daughters come join us at Donner Center for the 20th annual Mom & Me for Tea. This holiday party will include tea, punch, sandwiches, sweets, crafts, games & surprises! All children should wear their holiday best for the fashion show! Moms please bring a written description of your daughter’s outfit for our master of ceremonies to read. Registration deadline November 29.

DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Sunday, December 31:00 p.m.3 - 8Donner Center$24/pair
$12/ add person
Online

Santa’s Workshop
Hands on Christmas crafts, games, prizes & snacks! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

DateTimeLocation Fee
Friday, December 86:30 - 8:00 p.m.Donner Center$1

Mad Scientists!
Mix, stir and create whacky science experiments. Hands on science fun for the whole family! All children must be accompanied by an adult.

DateTimeLocation Fee
Friday, February 16, 20186:30 - 8:00 p.m.Donner Center$1

Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Areas for ages 1-2, 3-4, 5-6 & 7-8. If raining, candy & eggs will be distributed in Donner Center. Co-sponsored with radio1010/WCSI. Please bring a bag or basket for your eggs.

DateTimeAgeLocation Fee
Saturday, March 31, 201810:00 a.m.1-8Donner ParkFree

Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt
Lots of eggs & lots of prizes await you at this unique activity for teens only! Co-sponsored with Foundation for Youth & Teen Council.

DateTimeGradeLocation Fee
Saturday, March 31, 2018At Dark7 & UpMill Race ParkFree

Spring Tea for Two!
Mothers and daughters please join us for our Spring Tea for Two! Wear your spring finery & enjoy an afternoon of magic! We’ll make our own tea party hats, magic wands, flowers & more!

DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Sunday, April 8,20182:00 - 4:00 p.m.3 - 8Donner Center$24/pair
$12/ add person
Online

Kids/Teens Only Garage Sale
Clean out your closets, get rid of some stuff & make some money! All items for this sale must be kids/teen oriented. We provide the building, tables, chairs & advertising. You provide the stuff to sell! Admission to the sale is FREE to the public. Registration deadline April 11.

DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Saturday, April 14, 20189:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.8 - 17Donner Center$6/table
$3/ add table
Online

American Girl Doll Day
Winter Wonderland
Bring your doll & join us for the 8th annual American Girl Doll Day-“Winter Wonderland!” We’ll make snowflake frames to place picture of your dolls in, matching snowman charm bracelets for you & your doll & have Frozen dance party! You’ll also create matching fleece scarves for you & your doll and have some frozen fun for snack! Inclement weather date Feb 11. Registration deadline Feb 1.

DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Sunday, February 4, 20181:00 - 4:00 p.m.5 - 10Donner Center$20Online

Trick or Treat Tales
Join us for an evening of not so scary Halloween tales & songs. We’ll then make a craft or two & play games. Snacks will be served. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

DateTimeLocation Fee
Friday, October 136:30 - 8:00 p.m.Donner Center$1

Art Attack Day
Join us for a unique day of art! We will have art you can eat, explore photography and welcome Cathi Jones to show us how to make felt geodes & balls. Register by Friday, October 6.

DateTimeAgeLocation FeeRegister
Tuesday, October 109:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.6 - 12Donner Center$20Online