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DCR Summer Nights Program

Extended summer hours and programming at select locations

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Schedule

dcr summer nights

 

All Monday-Friday programs run from July 20 to August 21 unless otherwise noted.

Additional Resources

Monday

Moynihan Recreational Complex (1015 Truman Parkway, Hyde Park), Mondays from 5:30pm-9pm the PIM Project will be hosting organized sports and games including basketball drills, cornhole tournaments, and flag-football drills. Please visit www.Thepimproject.org or call 617-372-5669 for more information. Program runs through August 24th.

Lena Park Community Center (150 American Legion Highway, Dorchester), Mondays 6-8pm. Activities include basketball skills and drills, paint night, movie night, arts and crafts.  Please call 617-533-8133 for more information.

Boys and Girls Club of Worcester (65 Boys and Girls Club Way, Worcester), Mondays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, outdoor walking club, arts and crafts, life skills, and swimming for youth ages 11-15.   Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Church in the Acres (1383 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield), Mondays 9am-12pm the Black Men of Greater Springfield will provide academic support in various school subjects, as well as provide recreational activities. Please contact (413) 222-1530  for more information on how to participate.

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts (527 Columbia Rd, Boston), Mondays 2:30pm-9pm Level Ground will provide in person martial arts training as well as virtual programming. Please call (410) 533-2210 for more information and how to register.

YMCA (766 Main St, Worcester), Mondays 4pm-8:30pm YouthConnect will provide swimming, rock gym, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15.   Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Friendly House (36 Wall St, Worcester), Mondays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, cooking classes, and arts and crafts for youth ages 11-15.  Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

YWCA (One Salem Square, Worcester), Mondays 6-9PM. YouthConnect will provide gym activities, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15.    Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Tuesday

Friendly House (36 Wall St, Worcester), Mondays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, cooking classes, and arts and crafts for youth ages 11-15.  Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

YWCA (One Salem Square, Worcester), Mondays 6-9PM. YouthConnect will provide gym activities, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15.    Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

YWCA (One Salem Sq, Worcester), Tuesdays 6-9PM. YouthConnect will provide gym activities, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Friendly House (36 Wall St, Worcester), Tuesdays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, cooking classes, and arts and crafts for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Marcella Park (260 Highland St, Roxbury), Tuesdays 6-8pm. Score4More will be providing socially distant games and art and craft activities.  Onsite registration is required, first come first serve and capacity is limited.  For more information please email Score4More617@gmail.com.

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts (527 Columbia Rd, Boston), Tuesdays 2:30pm-9pm Level Ground will provide in person martial arts training as well as virtual programming. Please call (410) 533-2210 for more information and how to register.

Boys and Girls Club of Greater Lowell (657 Middlesex St., Lowell) Tuesdays from 5pm-8pm.   Youth will have access to the gymnasium, fitness room, teen room, career and college readiness room, teen robotics room, makerspace and music clubhouse. Visit lbgc.org or call (978) 458-4526 Ext. 22 for more information on how to participate.

Wednesday

Boys and Girls Club of Greater Lowell ( 657 Middlesex St., Lowell)  Wednesdays from 5pm-8pm. Activities include: Youth will have access to the gymnasium, fitness room, teen room, career and college readiness room, teen robotics room, makerspace and music clubhouse. Visit lbgc.org or call (978) 458-4526 Ext. 22 for more info.

Boys and Girls Club of Worcester (65 Boys and Girls Club Way, Worcester), Wednesdays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, outdoor walking club, arts and crafts, life skills, and swimming for youth ages 11-15.   Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Lena Park Community Center (150 American Legion Highway, Dorchester), Wednesdays 6-8pm. Activities include basketball skills and drills, paint night, movie night, arts and crafts.  Please call 617-533-8133 for more information.

Church in the Acres (1383 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield), Wednesdays 9am-12pm the Black Men of Greater Springfield will provide academic help in various school subjects, as well as provide recreational activities. Please contact (413) 222-1530  for more information on how to participate.

YWCA (One Salem Sq, Worcester), Wednesdays 6-9PM. YouthConnect will provide gym activities, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Roberts Field, Dorchester (63 Wentworth St), Wednesdays 5:30pm-9PM. The PIM Project will be hosting organized sports and games including basketball drills, cornhole tournaments, and flag-football. Please visit www.Thepimproject.org or call 617-372-5669 for more information.

Girls Inc. (125 Providence St, Worcester), Wednesdays 5:30pm-8:30pm. YouthConnect will provide cooking classes, swimming, Wii, and art for youth ages 11-15. For girls only.  Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

YMCA (766 Main St, Worcester), Wednesdays 4pm-8:30pm. YouthConnect will provide swimming, rock gym, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

McMorrow Park (Victory Rd, Dorchester), Wednesdays 4pm-8pm, Teach 1 Basketball will be hosting basketball drills and exercises.  Participants must register at www.teach1basketball.org.  Program Capacity is limited.   

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts (527 Columbia Rd, Boston), Wednesdays 2:30pm-9pm Level Ground will provide in person martial arts training as well as virtual programming. Please call (410) 533-2210 for more information and how to register.

Thursday

Boys and Girls Club of Greater Lowell (657 Middlesex St., Lowell) Tuesdays from 5pm-8pm.   Youth will have access to the gymnasium, fitness room, teen room, career and college readiness room, teen robotics room, makerspace and music clubhouse. Visit lbgc.org or call (978) 458-4526 Ext. 22 for more information on how to participate.

 

Church in the Acres (1383 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield), Thursdays 9am-12pm the Black Men of Greater Springfield will provide academic support in various school subjects, as well as provide recreational activities. Please contact (413) 222-1530  for more information on how to participate.

 

Boys and Girls Club of Worcester (65 Boys and Girls Club Way, Worcester), Thursdays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, outdoor walking club, arts and crafts, life skills, and swimming for youth ages 11-15.   Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

YMCA (766 Main St, Worcester), Thursdays 4pm-8:30pm. YouthConnect will provide swimming, rock gym, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Friendly House (36 Wall St, Worcester), Thursdays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, cooking classes, and arts and crafts for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

YWCA (One Salem Sq, Worcester), Thursdays 6-9PM. YouthConnect will provide gym activities, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Melnea Cass Recreational Complex (120 MLK Jr. Boulevard, Roxbury), Thursdays 6pm-8pm. Devoted Dynasty Entertainment will provide a variety of fun, energetic and socially distant outdoor activities including yoga, zumba, boxing and music. Please call (617) 697-9421 for more information on how to register. Program capacity is limited. 

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts (527 Columbia Rd, Boston), Thursdays 2:30pm-9pm Level Ground will provide in person martial arts training as well as virtual programming. Please call (410) 533-2210 for more information and how to register.

Friday

Faith Christian Church (301 Harvard St, Dorchester), Fridays 6pm-8:30pm the Black Ministerial Alliance of Greater Boston will provide outdoor music, arts, and games.  To participate please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/teen-cafe-tickets-113403049574?utm-medium=discovery&utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&aff=escb&utm-source=cp&utm-term=listing

Church in the Acres (1383 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield), Fridays 9am-12pm the Black Men of Greater Springfield will provide academic help in various school subjects, as well as provide recreational activities. Please contact (413) 222-1530 for more information on how to participate.

Boys and Girls Club of Worcester (65 Boys and Girls Club Way, Worcester), Fridays 5pm-9pm. YouthConnect will provide basketball drills and skills, outdoor walking club, arts and crafts, life skills, and swimming for youth ages 11-15.   Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

LoPresti Park (33 Sumner St, East Boston), Fridays 4pm-8pm Teach 1 Basketball will be hosting basketball skills, drills and exercises. Participants must register at www.teach1basketball.org. Capacity is limited.

YMCA (766 Main St, Worcester), Fridays 4pm-8:30pm. YouthConnect will provide swimming, rock gym, art, and STEM activities for youth ages 11-15. Participants must register one week before attending at www.youthconnectworcester.org.

Marcella Park (260 Highland St, Roxbury), Fridays 7/31 and 8/14, 6-8pm. Score4More will be providing socially distant games and arts and crafts activities.  Onsite registration is required, first come first serve and capacity is limited.  For more information please email Score4More617@gmail.com

Lena Park Community Center (150 American Legion Highway, Dorchester), Fridays 6-8pm. Activities include basketball skills and drills, paint night, movie night, arts and crafts.  Please call 617-533-8133 for more information.

Level Ground Mixed Martial Arts (527 Columbia Rd, Boston), Fridays 2:30pm-9pm Level Ground will provide in person martial arts training as well as virtual programming. Please call (410) 533-2210 for more information and how to register.

Additional resources

The Dennison Memorial Community Center in New Bedford will be hosting free summer programs for youth aged 5-16, Monday- Friday, 9am-4:30pm. Programming includes socially distanced activities and educational programs. For more information, call (508) 996-2691

NAACP, Boston Branch, will be hosting a virtual entrepreneurship program for youths between the ages of 16-19, which will focus on the innovation process. The program will be held on Tuesdays from August 4, 2020 to September 1, 2020, 4:15PM-6:15PM, and will feature fast-paced, interactive sessions on a variety of business topics. For more information and to apply please visit https://www.bostonentrepreneurprogram.com/about-the-program

Youth Guidance will provide their flagship program, Becoming a Man, which guides young men to learn, practice, and internalize social-emotional skills, make responsible decisions for their future, and become positive members of their school and community. The program will meet virtually on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2pm-5pm. For more information, visit https://www.youth-guidance.org/bam-boston/

The Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence will host gym activities and paint nights for current Boys and Girls Club of Lawrence members on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6pm-9pm. For more information please call the club at (978) 683-2747. 

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