Entries by Kathy McCarthy

Enrichment Programs

We will be offering a series of enrichment programs at the Palmer Cove Park during July and August. All the programs are free to Salem Children.**  Space is limited, so sign up early.  Each enrichment program will run Monday – Thursday, with Friday serving as a make-up day due to inclement weather. Children are encouraged to […]

2018 Summer Rec Basketball

  Age: Boys and girls, 9-15 years Date: Monday through Thursday- Games Start July 9- August 24. Clinics: June 25th – boys 12-15 at Memorial (Times TBA) June 26th  – girls at Memorial (Times TBA) June 28th – boys 9-11 at Memorial (Times TBA) Time: Games are an hour and could go from, 6:00-7:00, 7:00-8:00, or 8:00-9:00. Updates schedules will […]

Kids Paddle Program

Coast to Coast Paddle will be offering a Kids Stand Up Paddle Program designed for young paddlers of all levels!  Paddlers will learn basic paddle techniques, water safety and a few trick to impress their friends and parents while out on the water!  We also focus on marine education while exploring tide pools and going […]

Forest River Adventure Day Program

Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services will be running a day program for children age 6-12 at Forest River. Join us as we participate in crafts, exploration, science and nature, sports and games, special guests, water play and lots more! Age appropriate activities are planned on a daily basis. We have an 8 to 1 […]

Spring Basketball Clinic

Looking for a great opportunity to sharpen you basketball skills? Joins us for the Spring Basketball Clinic directed by Guy Robinson of HYPE Basketball Academy! HYPE Basketball Academy is committed to educating youth with the proper skills and training to become a more effective & productive basketball player. This clinic will work on passing, rebounding, dribbling, […]

Valentine’s at The House of The Seven Gables

Celebrate Salem So Sweet at The House of The Seven Gables! Fall in love with The House of the Seven Gables all over again during Salem So Sweet.  Join Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services for a family Valentine workshop with sweet treats. Children must be accompanied by an adult. The workshop will be led […]

Feb. School Break- Jr. Artist & Scientist Club

Looking for something cool to do during February School Vacation break? Local artist and science educator James Eric Rogers invites elementary aged students to ” Junior Artist and Scientist Club”.  Come have fun, get messy with art and science projects! Ages:  6-12 Date: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Time: 12:00-4:00pm Location: Salem Community Center, 5 Broad St. […]

Family Bingo

Looking for a fun, Friday evening event?  Join us at the Salem Community Center for a family game of Bingo! Bring the whole family…..feel free to bring snacks…..play for prizes! Ages: All Date: Friday, March 2nd, April 5th & May 4th Time: 5:30-7:00pm Location: Salem Community Center, 5 Broad St. Salem Fee: $5.00 per family […]

Kids Can Cook – “That’s Italian”

This cooking class will focus on classic Italian dishes.  While working on basic cooking skills, participants will prepare homemade meatballs, a classic red sauce, the perfect pasta, garlic bread and tiramisu.  The best part will be eating our creations at the end of the lesson.  Aspiring chefs will take home the recipes in anticipation of […]