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Tuesday July 16, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 2
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Six Flags
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Kin Fitness - Fit Fun With Kin Fitness (AM)
Fit FunKids will have a blast with challenges, games, and obstacle courses in Fit Fun! They’ll burn off energy and have plenty of time for rest and mindful recovery activities too. Our NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Youth Fitness Specialist will lead them through a fun blend of activities focused on body awareness, balance, mobility, cardio, and age-appropriate strength building. Great for not only developing their overall fitness, but also creating a positive experience with exercise and its many benefits!Kin Fitness Website
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 4- Mystical Magical Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 3 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM TIME! Let's Build! - STEM TIME! Let's Build!
STEM TIME! Let's Build!This program is led by popular STEM teacher Kristin Spinney!Coding on Computers, Coding on Robots, Maker Space Building, Stem Bins Building. Hands on Building. The STEM Lab is full of so many hands-on building activities. Start your morning with being able to utilize all the building materials. From the Maker Space, to the Magnet Wall, Legos, BeeBot Robots, Keva Wood Blocks, to Marble Runs. The possibilities are endless on what you can create. 
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Summer Movie Makers Workshop
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Glass Bead Making
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session (Middle School Age)
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 2
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 1
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    BizBuilders Bootcamp - Summer Business Program
Empower young minds at our week-long youth entrepreneur program, where we will immerse ourselves in the exciting world of business development by crafting a comprehensive business plan, mastering marketing strategies, and honing entrepreneurial skills. The camp will culminate in a dynamic business fair, providing participants with a platform to showcase their innovative ideas and new found business acumen to the community. Topics covered include developing an idea, business planning, marketing, giving back, and celebrating our success!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dungeons & Dragons - D and D Summer Session
Whether you’ve spent hours rolling dice and adventuring or are not even sure what D&D is, this program is perfect for you! D&D Campaigns are a collaborative improvisational role-playing game where players create characters, adventure, roll dice and work together to have as much fun as humanly possible. Join us each week for fantasy adventures in the world's greatest role-playing game. New to NYS D&D, we are now also offering a Workshop series for those looking to learn a bit more about the the game! Here we will learn the ins and outs of specific game play, character development, world building, new trending topics, and more. Beginner Campaigns- For anyone brand new to or with a little experience in D&D looking to get started.Intermediate Campaigns- For anyone with incoming experience in D&D looking to expand and and jump right into the fun. All level Campaigns- For all D&D players, both new and old, to work together and expand their knowledge in D&D. Workshops- For all levels and abilities. Come join in on character creation sessions, learn to be a dungeon master, etc. 
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Kin Fitness - Fit Fun With Kin Fitness (PM)
Fit FunKids will have a blast with challenges, games, and obstacle courses in Fit Fun! They’ll burn off energy and have plenty of time for rest and mindful recovery activities too. Our NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Youth Fitness Specialist will lead them through a fun blend of activities focused on body awareness, balance, mobility, cardio, and age-appropriate strength building. Great for not only developing their overall fitness, but also creating a positive experience with exercise and its many benefits!Kin Fitness Website
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Clay Club - Clay Club- Grades K-2
In Clay Club kids will be designing and making their own handbuilt mugs, magnets and other ceramic creations! We will be learning the basics of handbuilding, glazing techniques and how a kiln works. Kids will be able to take home their creations on the last day the program runs.Please wear or bring clothes you don't mind getting dirty!
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Clipper Cheerleading - Clipper Cheerleading
Clipper Cheer Camp Let's see your Clipper Pride! A four week cheerleading program put on by NHS Cheerleading Coach and Athletes. This program will provide instruction in cheerleading areas such as cheers, chants, dance, stunting, jumps and tumbling! *Please note, the last class will be held on Wednesday July 31st not Tuesday July 30th due to an event at the High School*
Newburyport High School Gym
 
5:00 PM - 7:15 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA High School Rec League Ages 14-19
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Wednesday July 17, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 2
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Saco Tubing
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Kin Fitness - Fit Fun With Kin Fitness (AM)
Fit FunKids will have a blast with challenges, games, and obstacle courses in Fit Fun! They’ll burn off energy and have plenty of time for rest and mindful recovery activities too. Our NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Youth Fitness Specialist will lead them through a fun blend of activities focused on body awareness, balance, mobility, cardio, and age-appropriate strength building. Great for not only developing their overall fitness, but also creating a positive experience with exercise and its many benefits!Kin Fitness Website
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 4- Mystical Magical Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 3 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM TIME! Let's Build! - STEM TIME! Let's Build!
STEM TIME! Let's Build!This program is led by popular STEM teacher Kristin Spinney!Coding on Computers, Coding on Robots, Maker Space Building, Stem Bins Building. Hands on Building. The STEM Lab is full of so many hands-on building activities. Start your morning with being able to utilize all the building materials. From the Maker Space, to the Magnet Wall, Legos, BeeBot Robots, Keva Wood Blocks, to Marble Runs. The possibilities are endless on what you can create. 
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Summer Movie Makers Workshop
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Glass Bead Making
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session (Middle School Age)
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 2
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 1
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    BizBuilders Bootcamp - Summer Business Program
Empower young minds at our week-long youth entrepreneur program, where we will immerse ourselves in the exciting world of business development by crafting a comprehensive business plan, mastering marketing strategies, and honing entrepreneurial skills. The camp will culminate in a dynamic business fair, providing participants with a platform to showcase their innovative ideas and new found business acumen to the community. Topics covered include developing an idea, business planning, marketing, giving back, and celebrating our success!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Child Development Class Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dungeons & Dragons - D and D Summer Session
Whether you’ve spent hours rolling dice and adventuring or are not even sure what D&D is, this program is perfect for you! D&D Campaigns are a collaborative improvisational role-playing game where players create characters, adventure, roll dice and work together to have as much fun as humanly possible. Join us each week for fantasy adventures in the world's greatest role-playing game. New to NYS D&D, we are now also offering a Workshop series for those looking to learn a bit more about the the game! Here we will learn the ins and outs of specific game play, character development, world building, new trending topics, and more. Beginner Campaigns- For anyone brand new to or with a little experience in D&D looking to get started.Intermediate Campaigns- For anyone with incoming experience in D&D looking to expand and and jump right into the fun. All level Campaigns- For all D&D players, both new and old, to work together and expand their knowledge in D&D. Workshops- For all levels and abilities. Come join in on character creation sessions, learn to be a dungeon master, etc. 
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Kin Fitness - Fit Fun With Kin Fitness (PM)
Fit FunKids will have a blast with challenges, games, and obstacle courses in Fit Fun! They’ll burn off energy and have plenty of time for rest and mindful recovery activities too. Our NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Youth Fitness Specialist will lead them through a fun blend of activities focused on body awareness, balance, mobility, cardio, and age-appropriate strength building. Great for not only developing their overall fitness, but also creating a positive experience with exercise and its many benefits!Kin Fitness Website
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Clay Club - Clay Club- Grades K-2
In Clay Club kids will be designing and making their own handbuilt mugs, magnets and other ceramic creations! We will be learning the basics of handbuilding, glazing techniques and how a kiln works. Kids will be able to take home their creations on the last day the program runs.Please wear or bring clothes you don't mind getting dirty!
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Lacrosse Clinic Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM    family gathering Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Family Tennis Session 1
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Thursday July 18, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 2
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Lacrosse Clinic Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Kin Fitness - Fit Fun With Kin Fitness (AM)
Fit FunKids will have a blast with challenges, games, and obstacle courses in Fit Fun! They’ll burn off energy and have plenty of time for rest and mindful recovery activities too. Our NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Youth Fitness Specialist will lead them through a fun blend of activities focused on body awareness, balance, mobility, cardio, and age-appropriate strength building. Great for not only developing their overall fitness, but also creating a positive experience with exercise and its many benefits!Kin Fitness Website
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 4- Mystical Magical Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 3 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    STEM TIME! Let's Build! - STEM TIME! Let's Build!
STEM TIME! Let's Build!This program is led by popular STEM teacher Kristin Spinney!Coding on Computers, Coding on Robots, Maker Space Building, Stem Bins Building. Hands on Building. The STEM Lab is full of so many hands-on building activities. Start your morning with being able to utilize all the building materials. From the Maker Space, to the Magnet Wall, Legos, BeeBot Robots, Keva Wood Blocks, to Marble Runs. The possibilities are endless on what you can create. 
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Summer Movie Makers Workshop
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Glass Bead Making
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session (Middle School Age)
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 2
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 1
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    BizBuilders Bootcamp - Summer Business Program
Empower young minds at our week-long youth entrepreneur program, where we will immerse ourselves in the exciting world of business development by crafting a comprehensive business plan, mastering marketing strategies, and honing entrepreneurial skills. The camp will culminate in a dynamic business fair, providing participants with a platform to showcase their innovative ideas and new found business acumen to the community. Topics covered include developing an idea, business planning, marketing, giving back, and celebrating our success!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Dungeons & Dragons - D and D Summer Session
Whether you’ve spent hours rolling dice and adventuring or are not even sure what D&D is, this program is perfect for you! D&D Campaigns are a collaborative improvisational role-playing game where players create characters, adventure, roll dice and work together to have as much fun as humanly possible. Join us each week for fantasy adventures in the world's greatest role-playing game. New to NYS D&D, we are now also offering a Workshop series for those looking to learn a bit more about the the game! Here we will learn the ins and outs of specific game play, character development, world building, new trending topics, and more. Beginner Campaigns- For anyone brand new to or with a little experience in D&D looking to get started.Intermediate Campaigns- For anyone with incoming experience in D&D looking to expand and and jump right into the fun. All level Campaigns- For all D&D players, both new and old, to work together and expand their knowledge in D&D. Workshops- For all levels and abilities. Come join in on character creation sessions, learn to be a dungeon master, etc. 
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
1:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Kin Fitness - Fit Fun With Kin Fitness (PM)
Fit FunKids will have a blast with challenges, games, and obstacle courses in Fit Fun! They’ll burn off energy and have plenty of time for rest and mindful recovery activities too. Our NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Youth Fitness Specialist will lead them through a fun blend of activities focused on body awareness, balance, mobility, cardio, and age-appropriate strength building. Great for not only developing their overall fitness, but also creating a positive experience with exercise and its many benefits!Kin Fitness Website
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Clay Club - Clay Club- Grades K-2
In Clay Club kids will be designing and making their own handbuilt mugs, magnets and other ceramic creations! We will be learning the basics of handbuilding, glazing techniques and how a kiln works. Kids will be able to take home their creations on the last day the program runs.Please wear or bring clothes you don't mind getting dirty!
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Rec Yes! - Lip Sync
These bite-sized events will provide recreational opportunities for even those with jam-packed summer schedules. Join us to get in on a great time; whether your musically-inclined, video-game obsessed, or just have a sweet tooth, there's something here for you!Video Game NightShowcase your gaming prowess on the big screen at the Firehouse Theater! We'll provide pizza to our gamers between rounds of Super Smash Bros, MarioKart, Just Dance, and more. The only thing you need to bring is your game face.Lip SyncGet a group together or fly solo to create and perform the number of your choosing. Serenade us with a ballad, or pick an uptempo groove -- just remember to move your mouth to the words! We'll vote on a winner and award them with many accolades -- including a candy prize. Register online to participate, but anyone can drop-in to be an audience member!LARP Adventuring - Heroes Academy Games Step into Heroes Academy® Games, a gateway to the enchanting world of LARPing that promises excitement for both seasoned adventurers and those taking their first daring steps. Led by our expert instructors, you'll find yourself immersed in heart-pounding tournaments and thrilling mock combat challenges, wielding padded foam props for that epic battle adrenaline rush. Anyone can jump right into the adventure because costumes and characters are not required to become a part of this magical experience. LARP Adventure Program’s Heroes Academy® Games are a series of tournaments and mock combat challenges that participants can compete in with padded foam props. These games encourage critical thinking and teamwork skills in addition to being a fun way to exercise. Summer SCAVR HuntThis tech-infused summer scavenger hunt adventure in downtown Newburyport, utilizing your cell phone to navigate, solve clues, and discover hidden treasures, combines modern technology with classic outdoor exploration for a fun-filled and interactive experience and great prizes!Campfire Jam SeshBring an instrument, your voice, or just a passion for music to this Singalong event! We'll roast s'mores and take turns selecting songs to perform (or just listen to, if you're more comfortable being an audience member).
NYS Spot
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Family Entertainment Series - Bryson Lane Comedy Juggling
Check out the 2024 Newburyport Summer Family Entertainment Series is this week! Join Newburyport Recreation and Youth Services and Newburyport Public Library.Thursdays at 6pm on the lawn between the Bresnehan School and the Senior Center.Bring a blanket or chairs, feel free to bring a picnic dinner!SAVE THE DATES!
Bresnahan Outdoor Area
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Youth Basketball Drop-in Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM    Adult Pick up Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Friday July 19, 2024
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 4
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 4- Mystical Magical Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 3 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Summer Movie Makers Workshop
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 2
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 1
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM    BizBuilders Bootcamp - Summer Business Program
Empower young minds at our week-long youth entrepreneur program, where we will immerse ourselves in the exciting world of business development by crafting a comprehensive business plan, mastering marketing strategies, and honing entrepreneurial skills. The camp will culminate in a dynamic business fair, providing participants with a platform to showcase their innovative ideas and new found business acumen to the community. Topics covered include developing an idea, business planning, marketing, giving back, and celebrating our success!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Clay Club - Clay Club- Grades K-2
In Clay Club kids will be designing and making their own handbuilt mugs, magnets and other ceramic creations! We will be learning the basics of handbuilding, glazing techniques and how a kiln works. Kids will be able to take home their creations on the last day the program runs.Please wear or bring clothes you don't mind getting dirty!
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Newburyport 2nd grade basketball Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Saturday July 20, 2024
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Mini 2 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM    Adult Pickleball - Beginners Workshop (July)
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Senior Community Center/Bres Basketball Courts
 
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 3/4 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Sensory Class for 2-4 year olds Cashman Park - Picnic Table Area
 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Art / Craft Fair Inn Street Mall
 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Art / Craft Fair Patrick Tracy Square (Tracy Place)
 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    arts and craft fair Market Square Bullnose
 
10:25 AM - 11:05 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 4/5 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM    LARP PREP for NYS Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM    Rec Yes! - LARP Adventuring
These bite-sized events will provide recreational opportunities for even those with jam-packed summer schedules. Join us to get in on a great time; whether your musically-inclined, video-game obsessed, or just have a sweet tooth, there's something here for you!Video Game NightShowcase your gaming prowess on the big screen at the Firehouse Theater! We'll provide pizza to our gamers between rounds of Super Smash Bros, MarioKart, Just Dance, and more. The only thing you need to bring is your game face.Lip SyncGet a group together or fly solo to create and perform the number of your choosing. Serenade us with a ballad, or pick an uptempo groove -- just remember to move your mouth to the words! We'll vote on a winner and award them with many accolades -- including a candy prize. Register online to participate, but anyone can drop-in to be an audience member!LARP Adventuring - Heroes Academy Games Step into Heroes Academy® Games, a gateway to the enchanting world of LARPing that promises excitement for both seasoned adventurers and those taking their first daring steps. Led by our expert instructors, you'll find yourself immersed in heart-pounding tournaments and thrilling mock combat challenges, wielding padded foam props for that epic battle adrenaline rush. Anyone can jump right into the adventure because costumes and characters are not required to become a part of this magical experience. LARP Adventure Program’s Heroes Academy® Games are a series of tournaments and mock combat challenges that participants can compete in with padded foam props. These games encourage critical thinking and teamwork skills in addition to being a fun way to exercise. Summer SCAVR HuntThis tech-infused summer scavenger hunt adventure in downtown Newburyport, utilizing your cell phone to navigate, solve clues, and discover hidden treasures, combines modern technology with classic outdoor exploration for a fun-filled and interactive experience and great prizes!Campfire Jam SeshBring an instrument, your voice, or just a passion for music to this Singalong event! We'll roast s'mores and take turns selecting songs to perform (or just listen to, if you're more comfortable being an audience member).
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Birthday Party Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Pickup softball (free) Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Wedding Ceremony on Garrison inn side of park Brown Square
 
Sunday July 21, 2024
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    3rd birthday party Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Ultimate Frisbee - Ultimate Frisbee 7-12th Grade Summer 7/21
Let’s play Ultimate (Frisbee) Ultimate (Frisbee) is an exciting, fun, non-contact team sport that mixes elements of soccer, basketball, and American football into one high energy game. Top level Ultimate players require an unmatched degree of speed, stamina, and agility, yet the simplicity of the rules means it is easy and fun for newcomers to pick up. The sport embraces the philosophy of “Spirit of the Game “which means the sport is self-refereed, emphasizing mutual respect between players.Ultimate is open to all levels of players introducing both the fundamentals as well as opportunities to compete in games.  All sessions will be in Newburyport with potential games with other communities.  
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Party Cashman Park - Picnic Table Area
 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Art / Craft Fair Inn Street Mall
 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    art / craft fair Patrick Tracy Square (Tracy Place)
 
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM    arts and craft fair Market Square Bullnose
 
1:30 PM - 5:00 PM    Birthday party Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Pick-up softball Perkins Park - Ballfield
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Monday July 22, 2024
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Elite
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Clipper Boys Basketball - Summer Clipper Boys Basketball Session 2 (Grades 5-10)
Clipper Boys Basketball Spring ClinicNewburyport Boys Basketball and NBPT Rec are excited to a night of a Boys BasketballShooting and Offensive Skills Sessions for student-athletes in grades 4th-8th. Coaches will focus on all players developing the necessary skills needed to compete in the game of basketball. We will focus on shooting, ball handling, passing, finishing at the rim and decision making. Skills will be taught, practiced, and then applied in small sided games. Clipper Summer BasketballThe NHS Boys Basketball Program is thrilled to offer four separate Boys Basketball Clinics forstudent-athletes this summer! Varsity Coaches and High School players will focus on players developing the fundamentals of the game through skill work. We will also work to improve basketball decision making through small sided games. Each participant will then have the opportunity to apply those skills while they compete in two games a day. Along with the skills necessary to play basketball, all coaches will educate campers on the importance of being great teammates, communicating on/off the court with peers, competing at a high level and sportsmanship. It will be a fun learning environment that will challenge participants'skills to help him become a complete basketball player
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball Session 2
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 5- Carnival Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 4 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Beginner Golf
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Music Production for Kids
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 2
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Kids Run Club Bradley Fuller Park - Track
 
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Grill and Chill - Grill and Chill Season 2024
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Grill and Chill - Hydrodipping @ Grill and Chill
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Tuesday July 23, 2024
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Elite
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Clipper Boys Basketball - Summer Clipper Boys Basketball Session 2 (Grades 5-10)
Clipper Boys Basketball Spring ClinicNewburyport Boys Basketball and NBPT Rec are excited to a night of a Boys BasketballShooting and Offensive Skills Sessions for student-athletes in grades 4th-8th. Coaches will focus on all players developing the necessary skills needed to compete in the game of basketball. We will focus on shooting, ball handling, passing, finishing at the rim and decision making. Skills will be taught, practiced, and then applied in small sided games. Clipper Summer BasketballThe NHS Boys Basketball Program is thrilled to offer four separate Boys Basketball Clinics forstudent-athletes this summer! Varsity Coaches and High School players will focus on players developing the fundamentals of the game through skill work. We will also work to improve basketball decision making through small sided games. Each participant will then have the opportunity to apply those skills while they compete in two games a day. Along with the skills necessary to play basketball, all coaches will educate campers on the importance of being great teammates, communicating on/off the court with peers, competing at a high level and sportsmanship. It will be a fun learning environment that will challenge participants'skills to help him become a complete basketball player
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball Session 2
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 5- Carnival Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 4 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Beginner Golf
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Music Production for Kids
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Take Flight
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Farm Education
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 2
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Adult Rec Hiking - Purgatory Falls July 23rd
Come join our Adult Hiking Program led by experienced hiker Cathy Hill. We welcome people of all abilities but it is required that you fill out our question form so that we have the necessary information for our instructor to make every hike/trail walk a safe, successful and pleasurable experience for everyone. We will meet at the Former Park and Ride in Newburyport 150 Storey Ave. and return there after the hike. Below are the descriptions of the hikes and local trail walks will be going on this year. Be on the lookout for possible added hikes!Newburyport Hiking Club, 2024 seasonApril 11 (Thursday) Rescheduled to April 16th- –Easy to Moderate hikes- Mount Agamenticus -York, Maine (drive time 45 minutes from Newburyport)             Ring Trail Loop-1.9 mi. Elevation gain 298 ftLet’s  start out close by. If you have hiked this one before that’s ok. Have you heard of Trail Tracing? It is when hikers hike all the trails in an area. Let’s get together and see if we can hike some or more of the trails on Mount Agamenticus with its beautiful views at the top. May 14 (Tuesday)  –Easy to Moderate hikes- Castle in the Clouds -Moultonborough, NH. (drive time 90 minutes from Newburyport)Turtleback Mountain and Brook Walk Trail Loop -Trail is 1.8 mi Elevation gain 370 ft The Brook Walk leads to viewpoints for seven spectacular waterfalls, with much of the trail following the route that led visitors to these points more than a century ago. Signs along the trail provide descriptions of the waterfalls and include old images, providing an idea of how these falls appeared to Ossipee Mountain Park visitors many years ago. This interpretive trail takes you to seven waterfalls, including the Twin Falls, Whittier Falls, Bridal Veil Falls and Falls of Song: a 40 ft plunge waterfall! June 3 (Monday)- Easy to Moderate hike -Crotched Mountain-Greenfield, NH  (drive time 90 minutes from Newburyport)Crotched Mountain via Shannon’s Trail Trail is 3.2 mi Elevation gain 833 ft Head out on this 3.2-mile out-and-back trail near Greenfield, New Hampshire. Takes an average of 1 h 47 min to complete. This is a popular trail for birding, hiking, and walking, but you can still enjoy some solitude during quieter times of day. The best times to visit this trail are March through October.  July  23 (Tuesday) Moderate hike Purgatory Falls-Mount Vernon, NH (drive time 75 minutes from Newburyport)Purgatory Falls Loop Trail is 3.8 mi  Elevation gain 524 ft This 3.8-mile loop trail. Generally considered a moderately challenging route, This is great for hiking and walking and you'll likely encounter other people while exploring. The best times to visit this trail are March through October Local Walks/Hikes First Tuesdays of the month April 2, 2024  Trails at Willowdale State Forest, Ipswich, MA May 7, 2024   Trails at Halibut Point State Forest, Rockport, MA June 4, 2024   Trails at Harold Parker State Forest, North Andover, MA July 2, 2024    Trails at Dogtown, Gloucester, MA
Meet at Park/Ride 150 Storey Ave Newburyport
 
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Clipper Cheerleading - Clipper Cheerleading
Clipper Cheer Camp Let's see your Clipper Pride! A four week cheerleading program put on by NHS Cheerleading Coach and Athletes. This program will provide instruction in cheerleading areas such as cheers, chants, dance, stunting, jumps and tumbling! *Please note, the last class will be held on Wednesday July 31st not Tuesday July 30th due to an event at the High School*
Newburyport High School Gym
 
5:00 PM - 7:15 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA High School Rec League Ages 14-19
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Wednesday July 24, 2024
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Elite
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Clipper Boys Basketball - Summer Clipper Boys Basketball Session 2 (Grades 5-10)
Clipper Boys Basketball Spring ClinicNewburyport Boys Basketball and NBPT Rec are excited to a night of a Boys BasketballShooting and Offensive Skills Sessions for student-athletes in grades 4th-8th. Coaches will focus on all players developing the necessary skills needed to compete in the game of basketball. We will focus on shooting, ball handling, passing, finishing at the rim and decision making. Skills will be taught, practiced, and then applied in small sided games. Clipper Summer BasketballThe NHS Boys Basketball Program is thrilled to offer four separate Boys Basketball Clinics forstudent-athletes this summer! Varsity Coaches and High School players will focus on players developing the fundamentals of the game through skill work. We will also work to improve basketball decision making through small sided games. Each participant will then have the opportunity to apply those skills while they compete in two games a day. Along with the skills necessary to play basketball, all coaches will educate campers on the importance of being great teammates, communicating on/off the court with peers, competing at a high level and sportsmanship. It will be a fun learning environment that will challenge participants'skills to help him become a complete basketball player
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball Session 2
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 5- Carnival Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 4 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Beginner Golf
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Music Production for Kids
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Farm Education
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 2
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Child Development Class Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Clipper Boys Lacrosse - Clipper Boys Weekly Lacrosse (Grades 3-8)
Please join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Coach Josh Wedge, along with NHS assistants and players for a summer lacrosse clinic. Developing players can utilize this program as a way to improve and advance their lacrosse skills, while having a blast with the high school coaches and players. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. No previous experience required. During the clinic we will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, and apply those skills in various competitions and games (including fastest shot, accuracy, and 3 x 3 lacrosse).Note: Does require full pads and equipment.Clipper Speed Lax Weekly ClinicPlease join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Varsity Coach Josh Wedge at Newburyport High School for a weekly clinic. Players of all skill levels can learn the fundamentals and techniques strong lacrosse player.  Each week will feature 45 min of instruction, and 45 of small sided games. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Short sticks only. No previous experience required.  During the drills we will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, dodging, footwork, agility, as well as offensive IQ develop in the game of lacrosse.(Helmet, Gloves, and Short Sticks Required)
NHS Stadium Field
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Family Tennis Session 1
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Thursday July 25, 2024
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Elite
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Clipper Boys Basketball - Summer Clipper Boys Basketball Session 2 (Grades 5-10)
Clipper Boys Basketball Spring ClinicNewburyport Boys Basketball and NBPT Rec are excited to a night of a Boys BasketballShooting and Offensive Skills Sessions for student-athletes in grades 4th-8th. Coaches will focus on all players developing the necessary skills needed to compete in the game of basketball. We will focus on shooting, ball handling, passing, finishing at the rim and decision making. Skills will be taught, practiced, and then applied in small sided games. Clipper Summer BasketballThe NHS Boys Basketball Program is thrilled to offer four separate Boys Basketball Clinics forstudent-athletes this summer! Varsity Coaches and High School players will focus on players developing the fundamentals of the game through skill work. We will also work to improve basketball decision making through small sided games. Each participant will then have the opportunity to apply those skills while they compete in two games a day. Along with the skills necessary to play basketball, all coaches will educate campers on the importance of being great teammates, communicating on/off the court with peers, competing at a high level and sportsmanship. It will be a fun learning environment that will challenge participants'skills to help him become a complete basketball player
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Dodgeball - Dodgeball Session 2
Ready….Set……Dodgeball! Coach Hickey will be leading numerous variations of fun fast dodgeball games throughout the week with a concentration on fun, teahcing new types of dodgeball and fair play!
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 5- Carnival Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 4 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Beginner Golf
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Music Production for Kids
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Farm Education
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 2
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Zipline
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Rec Yes! - Sugar Crawl
These bite-sized events will provide recreational opportunities for even those with jam-packed summer schedules. Join us to get in on a great time; whether your musically-inclined, video-game obsessed, or just have a sweet tooth, there's something here for you!Video Game NightShowcase your gaming prowess on the big screen at the Firehouse Theater! We'll provide pizza to our gamers between rounds of Super Smash Bros, MarioKart, Just Dance, and more. The only thing you need to bring is your game face.Lip SyncGet a group together or fly solo to create and perform the number of your choosing. Serenade us with a ballad, or pick an uptempo groove -- just remember to move your mouth to the words! We'll vote on a winner and award them with many accolades -- including a candy prize. Register online to participate, but anyone can drop-in to be an audience member!LARP Adventuring - Heroes Academy Games Step into Heroes Academy® Games, a gateway to the enchanting world of LARPing that promises excitement for both seasoned adventurers and those taking their first daring steps. Led by our expert instructors, you'll find yourself immersed in heart-pounding tournaments and thrilling mock combat challenges, wielding padded foam props for that epic battle adrenaline rush. Anyone can jump right into the adventure because costumes and characters are not required to become a part of this magical experience. LARP Adventure Program’s Heroes Academy® Games are a series of tournaments and mock combat challenges that participants can compete in with padded foam props. These games encourage critical thinking and teamwork skills in addition to being a fun way to exercise. Summer SCAVR HuntThis tech-infused summer scavenger hunt adventure in downtown Newburyport, utilizing your cell phone to navigate, solve clues, and discover hidden treasures, combines modern technology with classic outdoor exploration for a fun-filled and interactive experience and great prizes!Campfire Jam SeshBring an instrument, your voice, or just a passion for music to this Singalong event! We'll roast s'mores and take turns selecting songs to perform (or just listen to, if you're more comfortable being an audience member).
Newburyport City Hall
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Clipper Boys Lacrosse - Clipper Boys Weekly Lacrosse (Grades 3-8)
Please join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Coach Josh Wedge, along with NHS assistants and players for a summer lacrosse clinic. Developing players can utilize this program as a way to improve and advance their lacrosse skills, while having a blast with the high school coaches and players. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. No previous experience required. During the clinic we will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, and apply those skills in various competitions and games (including fastest shot, accuracy, and 3 x 3 lacrosse).Note: Does require full pads and equipment.Clipper Speed Lax Weekly ClinicPlease join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Varsity Coach Josh Wedge at Newburyport High School for a weekly clinic. Players of all skill levels can learn the fundamentals and techniques strong lacrosse player.  Each week will feature 45 min of instruction, and 45 of small sided games. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Short sticks only. No previous experience required.  During the drills we will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, dodging, footwork, agility, as well as offensive IQ develop in the game of lacrosse.(Helmet, Gloves, and Short Sticks Required)
NHS Stadium Field
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Family Entertainment Series - Wildlife Encounters
Check out the 2024 Newburyport Summer Family Entertainment Series is this week! Join Newburyport Recreation and Youth Services and Newburyport Public Library.Thursdays at 6pm on the lawn between the Bresnehan School and the Senior Center.Bring a blanket or chairs, feel free to bring a picnic dinner!SAVE THE DATES!
Bresnahan Outdoor Area
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Youth Basketball Drop-in Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM    Adult Pick up Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Friday July 26, 2024
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Brew Fest Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Old Fashioned Sunday Bartlet Mall - East Lawn (old training ground)
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Old Fashioned Sunday Bartlet Mall - Basketball Courts
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 5
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 5- Carnival Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 4 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Beginner Golf
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    NCM Hub - Music Production for Kids
Summer Movie Makers WorkshopLet’s make movies!In this two-week workshop, participants will work together in writing, directing, actingand camera work to create a variety of movie projects. These are participant-made projects mentored throughout the weeks with tailored instructions based on their skill level. New and returning movie makers of all skill levels are welcome! This workshopwill encourage creativity, experimentation, and collaboration. We work on projects in the studio and in the field.  The PortMedia Studio is located at NCM Hub, 331 High Street, Suite #2 in Newburyport.On the last day of camp, we will gather with friends and family for a premier party towatch our finished movie projects.No prior experience is required. All levels of skill are welcome.Music Production for KidsLet’s make music!In this one-week workshop, participants will work together to create original music tracks. Participants will be using music creation software like Garage-Band and Logic. No instrumental experience is required. All that is required for this workshop is a passion for music! All skill levels are welcome!The goal of this program is to have fun and play music.If you are already playing a musical instrument or equipment, bring it! Port Media Website
Newburyport Community Media Hub
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Making All The Ways Session 2
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Newburyport 2nd grade basketball Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
Saturday July 27, 2024
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Brew Fest Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Mini 2 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 3/4 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Art on the Mall Bartlet Mall - East Lawn (old training ground)
 
10:25 AM - 11:05 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 4/5 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Wedding Ceremony Brown Square
 
Sunday July 28, 2024
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Brew Fest- Clean up Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Old Fashioned Sunday Bartlet Mall - Basketball Courts
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Ultimate Frisbee - Ultimate Frisbee 7-12th Grade Summer 7/28
Let’s play Ultimate (Frisbee) Ultimate (Frisbee) is an exciting, fun, non-contact team sport that mixes elements of soccer, basketball, and American football into one high energy game. Top level Ultimate players require an unmatched degree of speed, stamina, and agility, yet the simplicity of the rules means it is easy and fun for newcomers to pick up. The sport embraces the philosophy of “Spirit of the Game “which means the sport is self-refereed, emphasizing mutual respect between players.Ultimate is open to all levels of players introducing both the fundamentals as well as opportunities to compete in games.  All sessions will be in Newburyport with potential games with other communities.  
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Art on the Mall Bartlet Mall - East Lawn (old training ground)
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Pick-up softball Perkins Park - Ballfield
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Monday July 29, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 3
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 1-4
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Tots
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Summer Camp Bradley Fuller Park - North Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 6- Newburyport Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 5 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Mini Hawks Multisport
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 1- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Surf July 29- Aug 2
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 1
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Kids Run Club Bradley Fuller Park - Track
 
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Grill and Chill - Grill and Chill Season 2024
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Grill and Chill - Bubble Soccer @ Grill and Chill
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Tuesday July 30, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 3
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 1-4
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Tots
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Summer Camp Bradley Fuller Park - North Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Newburyport Youth Football - Newburyport Youth Football Summer Clinic
Newburyport Youth Football ClinicJoin the Newburyport Youth Football organization for 3 days of speed, agility and strength training geared toward the sport of football.  Children will be grouped by age/grade and will be introduced to the sport of football.  No pads and no gear necessary as the children will be shown fundamentals and techniques of the sport and each day will end with flag or 2 hand touch games.  https://www.nbptyouth.football/ 
Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 6- Newburyport Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 5 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Mini Hawks Multisport
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 1- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Surf July 29- Aug 2
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 1
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
5:00 PM - 7:15 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA High School Rec League Ages 14-19
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Wednesday July 31, 2024
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Kids Day in the Park Atkinson Common Upper - Central Pond Lawn
 
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 3
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Garden Club at the Bres - Garden Club Summer Session 3
Our Instructor/Bresnahan Teacher Katara Harding, has recently started the Bresnahan Community Learning Gardens in the back of the school building and they have been thriving all summer long! She’s very passionate about this project and looks forward to getting kids involved in these gardens and this program is a great way to do so! Katara and the kids will focus on learning about gardening, how to properly water, weed, plant, harvest, etc. This will be an outdoor program with the option to move indoors to her classroom if the weather is inclement. 
Bresnahan Room #238
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 1-4
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Tots
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Summer Camp Bradley Fuller Park - North Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Newburyport Youth Football - Newburyport Youth Football Summer Clinic
Newburyport Youth Football ClinicJoin the Newburyport Youth Football organization for 3 days of speed, agility and strength training geared toward the sport of football.  Children will be grouped by age/grade and will be introduced to the sport of football.  No pads and no gear necessary as the children will be shown fundamentals and techniques of the sport and each day will end with flag or 2 hand touch games.  https://www.nbptyouth.football/ 
Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 6- Newburyport Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 5 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Mini Hawks Multisport
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 1- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Child Development Class Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Surf July 29- Aug 2
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 1
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Newburyport Clippers Boys and Girls Basketball Alumni Game Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Clipper Boys Lacrosse - Clipper Boys Weekly Lacrosse (Grades 3-8)
Please join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Coach Josh Wedge, along with NHS assistants and players for a summer lacrosse clinic. Developing players can utilize this program as a way to improve and advance their lacrosse skills, while having a blast with the high school coaches and players. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. No previous experience required. During the clinic we will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, and apply those skills in various competitions and games (including fastest shot, accuracy, and 3 x 3 lacrosse).Note: Does require full pads and equipment.Clipper Speed Lax Weekly ClinicPlease join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Varsity Coach Josh Wedge at Newburyport High School for a weekly clinic. Players of all skill levels can learn the fundamentals and techniques strong lacrosse player.  Each week will feature 45 min of instruction, and 45 of small sided games. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Short sticks only. No previous experience required.  During the drills we will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, dodging, footwork, agility, as well as offensive IQ develop in the game of lacrosse.(Helmet, Gloves, and Short Sticks Required)
NHS Stadium Field
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Family Tennis Session 1
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Clipper Cheerleading - Clipper Cheerleading
Clipper Cheer Camp Let's see your Clipper Pride! A four week cheerleading program put on by NHS Cheerleading Coach and Athletes. This program will provide instruction in cheerleading areas such as cheers, chants, dance, stunting, jumps and tumbling! *Please note, the last class will be held on Wednesday July 31st not Tuesday July 30th due to an event at the High School*
Newburyport High School Gym
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Thursday August 1, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 3
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Garden Club at the Bres - Garden Club Summer Session 3
Our Instructor/Bresnahan Teacher Katara Harding, has recently started the Bresnahan Community Learning Gardens in the back of the school building and they have been thriving all summer long! She’s very passionate about this project and looks forward to getting kids involved in these gardens and this program is a great way to do so! Katara and the kids will focus on learning about gardening, how to properly water, weed, plant, harvest, etc. This will be an outdoor program with the option to move indoors to her classroom if the weather is inclement. 
Bresnahan Room #238
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 1-4
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Tots
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM    Summer Camp Bradley Fuller Park - North Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Newburyport Youth Football - Newburyport Youth Football Summer Clinic
Newburyport Youth Football ClinicJoin the Newburyport Youth Football organization for 3 days of speed, agility and strength training geared toward the sport of football.  Children will be grouped by age/grade and will be introduced to the sport of football.  No pads and no gear necessary as the children will be shown fundamentals and techniques of the sport and each day will end with flag or 2 hand touch games.  https://www.nbptyouth.football/ 
Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 6- Newburyport Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 5 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Mini Hawks Multisport
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 1- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Surf July 29- Aug 2
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 1
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Clipper Boys Lacrosse - Clipper Boys Weekly Lacrosse (Grades 3-8)
Please join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Coach Josh Wedge, along with NHS assistants and players for a summer lacrosse clinic. Developing players can utilize this program as a way to improve and advance their lacrosse skills, while having a blast with the high school coaches and players. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. No previous experience required. During the clinic we will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, and apply those skills in various competitions and games (including fastest shot, accuracy, and 3 x 3 lacrosse).Note: Does require full pads and equipment.Clipper Speed Lax Weekly ClinicPlease join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Varsity Coach Josh Wedge at Newburyport High School for a weekly clinic. Players of all skill levels can learn the fundamentals and techniques strong lacrosse player.  Each week will feature 45 min of instruction, and 45 of small sided games. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Short sticks only. No previous experience required.  During the drills we will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, dodging, footwork, agility, as well as offensive IQ develop in the game of lacrosse.(Helmet, Gloves, and Short Sticks Required)
NHS Stadium Field
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Youth Basketball Drop-in Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM    Adult Pick up Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Friday August 2, 2024
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Garden Club at the Bres - Garden Club Summer Session 3
Our Instructor/Bresnahan Teacher Katara Harding, has recently started the Bresnahan Community Learning Gardens in the back of the school building and they have been thriving all summer long! She’s very passionate about this project and looks forward to getting kids involved in these gardens and this program is a great way to do so! Katara and the kids will focus on learning about gardening, how to properly water, weed, plant, harvest, etc. This will be an outdoor program with the option to move indoors to her classroom if the weather is inclement. 
Bresnahan Room #238
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 6
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 6- Newburyport Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 5 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Mini Hawks Multisport
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Rec Yes! - Summer SCAVR Hunt
These bite-sized events will provide recreational opportunities for even those with jam-packed summer schedules. Join us to get in on a great time; whether your musically-inclined, video-game obsessed, or just have a sweet tooth, there's something here for you!Video Game NightShowcase your gaming prowess on the big screen at the Firehouse Theater! We'll provide pizza to our gamers between rounds of Super Smash Bros, MarioKart, Just Dance, and more. The only thing you need to bring is your game face.Lip SyncGet a group together or fly solo to create and perform the number of your choosing. Serenade us with a ballad, or pick an uptempo groove -- just remember to move your mouth to the words! We'll vote on a winner and award them with many accolades -- including a candy prize. Register online to participate, but anyone can drop-in to be an audience member!LARP Adventuring - Heroes Academy Games Step into Heroes Academy® Games, a gateway to the enchanting world of LARPing that promises excitement for both seasoned adventurers and those taking their first daring steps. Led by our expert instructors, you'll find yourself immersed in heart-pounding tournaments and thrilling mock combat challenges, wielding padded foam props for that epic battle adrenaline rush. Anyone can jump right into the adventure because costumes and characters are not required to become a part of this magical experience. LARP Adventure Program’s Heroes Academy® Games are a series of tournaments and mock combat challenges that participants can compete in with padded foam props. These games encourage critical thinking and teamwork skills in addition to being a fun way to exercise. Summer SCAVR HuntThis tech-infused summer scavenger hunt adventure in downtown Newburyport, utilizing your cell phone to navigate, solve clues, and discover hidden treasures, combines modern technology with classic outdoor exploration for a fun-filled and interactive experience and great prizes!Campfire Jam SeshBring an instrument, your voice, or just a passion for music to this Singalong event! We'll roast s'mores and take turns selecting songs to perform (or just listen to, if you're more comfortable being an audience member).
Various Locations
 
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Surf July 29- Aug 2
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 1
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Newburyport 2nd grade basketball Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Saturday August 3, 2024
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Fireworks Display Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Mini 2 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM    Adult Pickleball - Beginners Workshop (August)
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Senior Community Center/Bres Basketball Courts
 
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 3/4 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
10:25 AM - 11:05 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 4/5 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
Sunday August 4, 2024
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Firework Display Rain date Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Market Square Bullnose
 
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM    Yankee Homecoming/ Vendors & entertainment Inn Street Mall
 
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Sensory Class for 2-4 year olds Cashman Park - Picnic Table Area
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Ultimate Frisbee - Ultimate Frisbee 7-12th Grade Summer 8/4
Let’s play Ultimate (Frisbee) Ultimate (Frisbee) is an exciting, fun, non-contact team sport that mixes elements of soccer, basketball, and American football into one high energy game. Top level Ultimate players require an unmatched degree of speed, stamina, and agility, yet the simplicity of the rules means it is easy and fun for newcomers to pick up. The sport embraces the philosophy of “Spirit of the Game “which means the sport is self-refereed, emphasizing mutual respect between players.Ultimate is open to all levels of players introducing both the fundamentals as well as opportunities to compete in games.  All sessions will be in Newburyport with potential games with other communities.  
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Pick-up softball Perkins Park - Ballfield
 
Monday August 5, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 4
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 5-8
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Clipper Field Hockey - Clipper Field Hockey Session 2
Join Coach Shannon Haley for a clinic to learn and develop your field hockey skills. Players will learn the basics of field hockey, while getting a chance to practice in skill sessions that help develop individual and team skills. All levels are welcome! Please bring: field hockey stick, mouth guard, shin pads, field hockey goggles. If you need to borrow a field hockey stick, please email coach Haley at shaley@newburyport.k12.ma.us
NHS Stadium Field
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking and Baking Classes - Pastry Art
Healthy Snack FoodsCome and make healthy snack foods! Each week you will prepare a different snack food each week such as: pizza, granola bars, while working in a small cooperative group. Safe and sanitary food practices, cooking techniques and nutritional information are all embedded in the course. Recipes will be available to take home each week. Taught by Fran Kaplan who holds Masters degrees both in Education, and Occupational Therapy, with a background in teaching Consumer and Family, Foods and Nutrition classes.*Please bring a covered container to each class.Sweet and Savory BakingLearn and practice baking, roasting and oven techniques. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will create new and exciting baked dishes both sweet and savory. From quick breads to baked Mac & cheese, this clinic is perfect for the budding baker.Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and(owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cookie ClinicClass for the inner-cookie -loving-monster/cookie baker. Delicious drop, rolled, bar and decorated cookies. Taught by NHS Nutrition teacher and owner/baker of Hope & Confetti ConfectionsPastry ArtsCome whip up sweet based concoctions from crème puffs to cake pops. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will make a variety of doughs. This clinic will delight the pastry artist in training. (Some decorating techniques will be taught as well.)Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cooking To Connect Students will learn new recipes that they can use both at home or anywhere they go. They will learn to use different kitchen utensils that they can also use at home. Students will gain social skills, as all of the lessons will be group based activities. They will be telling a story through different spices and add personality while finalizing their dish. Each lesson will be followed by a new theme every week. Students will learn to find their inner chef through the course of the program. Each student will receive a Pineiro’s Kitchen & Café cookbook and guide. The cookbook and guide will have recipes with note sections to allow students to jot down any ideas or questions they may have, during the course of the program. Students will also receive an Award of Completion on the last day of the program.
NHS Nutrition Room
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 7- Superhero Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Flag Football Ages 7-11
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Wrestling - Learn to Wrestle
Come learn how to wrestle, in a week! River Rival Wrestling presents a 1-week introduction to wrestling for boys and girls in grades 4-8. In addition to teaching rules, scoring and providing an overview of the sport, attendees will learn basic positions and techniques, and engage in live wrestling! We will also play some games (mostly wrestling-related) and provide an overall safe and fun environment. By the end of the week, they should know if they like the idea of wrestling with a club next winter. If they do, they will be several steps ahead of other first year wrestlers! This camp starts at 9 AM and concludes at noon each day. Campers will have a break in the mid-morning each day and are welcome to bring peanut-free snacks. The camp is led by River Rival Wrestling coaches, and camp counselors are local high school wrestlers.
Nock/Molin Cafeteria
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 2- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 3
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Dollhouse Design
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Next Wave Leaders - August 5-8
Join us for a transformative week at our leadership program, where young people will engage in dynamic activities and workshops focused on enhancing essential skills such as communication, teamwork, and creative problem-solving. Through experiential learning and collaborative challenges, participants will emerge with new found leadership abilities, ready to make a positive impact in their communities and beyond. Topics covered will include public speaking, communication, teamwork, strategic thinking, and creativity.
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Archery Tag
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Skatepark Tour
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 2
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Grill and Chill - Grill and Chill Season 2024
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Grill and Chill - Video Game Truck @ Grill and Chill
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - August Weekly Lesson
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Senior Community Center/Bres Basketball Courts
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Tuesday August 6, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 4
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 5-8
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Clipper Field Hockey - Clipper Field Hockey Session 2
Join Coach Shannon Haley for a clinic to learn and develop your field hockey skills. Players will learn the basics of field hockey, while getting a chance to practice in skill sessions that help develop individual and team skills. All levels are welcome! Please bring: field hockey stick, mouth guard, shin pads, field hockey goggles. If you need to borrow a field hockey stick, please email coach Haley at shaley@newburyport.k12.ma.us
NHS Stadium Field
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking and Baking Classes - Pastry Art
Healthy Snack FoodsCome and make healthy snack foods! Each week you will prepare a different snack food each week such as: pizza, granola bars, while working in a small cooperative group. Safe and sanitary food practices, cooking techniques and nutritional information are all embedded in the course. Recipes will be available to take home each week. Taught by Fran Kaplan who holds Masters degrees both in Education, and Occupational Therapy, with a background in teaching Consumer and Family, Foods and Nutrition classes.*Please bring a covered container to each class.Sweet and Savory BakingLearn and practice baking, roasting and oven techniques. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will create new and exciting baked dishes both sweet and savory. From quick breads to baked Mac & cheese, this clinic is perfect for the budding baker.Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and(owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cookie ClinicClass for the inner-cookie -loving-monster/cookie baker. Delicious drop, rolled, bar and decorated cookies. Taught by NHS Nutrition teacher and owner/baker of Hope & Confetti ConfectionsPastry ArtsCome whip up sweet based concoctions from crème puffs to cake pops. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will make a variety of doughs. This clinic will delight the pastry artist in training. (Some decorating techniques will be taught as well.)Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cooking To Connect Students will learn new recipes that they can use both at home or anywhere they go. They will learn to use different kitchen utensils that they can also use at home. Students will gain social skills, as all of the lessons will be group based activities. They will be telling a story through different spices and add personality while finalizing their dish. Each lesson will be followed by a new theme every week. Students will learn to find their inner chef through the course of the program. Each student will receive a Pineiro’s Kitchen & Café cookbook and guide. The cookbook and guide will have recipes with note sections to allow students to jot down any ideas or questions they may have, during the course of the program. Students will also receive an Award of Completion on the last day of the program.
NHS Nutrition Room
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 7- Superhero Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Flag Football Ages 7-11
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Wrestling - Learn to Wrestle
Come learn how to wrestle, in a week! River Rival Wrestling presents a 1-week introduction to wrestling for boys and girls in grades 4-8. In addition to teaching rules, scoring and providing an overview of the sport, attendees will learn basic positions and techniques, and engage in live wrestling! We will also play some games (mostly wrestling-related) and provide an overall safe and fun environment. By the end of the week, they should know if they like the idea of wrestling with a club next winter. If they do, they will be several steps ahead of other first year wrestlers! This camp starts at 9 AM and concludes at noon each day. Campers will have a break in the mid-morning each day and are welcome to bring peanut-free snacks. The camp is led by River Rival Wrestling coaches, and camp counselors are local high school wrestlers.
Nock/Molin Cafeteria
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 2- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 3
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Dollhouse Design
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Next Wave Leaders - August 5-8
Join us for a transformative week at our leadership program, where young people will engage in dynamic activities and workshops focused on enhancing essential skills such as communication, teamwork, and creative problem-solving. Through experiential learning and collaborative challenges, participants will emerge with new found leadership abilities, ready to make a positive impact in their communities and beyond. Topics covered will include public speaking, communication, teamwork, strategic thinking, and creativity.
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Skatepark Tour
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
11:30 AM - 5:30 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Paintball
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 2
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Golf
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Clipper Boys Lacrosse - Clipper Boys Weekly Lacrosse (Grades 3-8)
Please join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Coach Josh Wedge, along with NHS assistants and players for a summer lacrosse clinic. Developing players can utilize this program as a way to improve and advance their lacrosse skills, while having a blast with the high school coaches and players. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. No previous experience required. During the clinic we will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, and apply those skills in various competitions and games (including fastest shot, accuracy, and 3 x 3 lacrosse).Note: Does require full pads and equipment.Clipper Speed Lax Weekly ClinicPlease join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Varsity Coach Josh Wedge at Newburyport High School for a weekly clinic. Players of all skill levels can learn the fundamentals and techniques strong lacrosse player.  Each week will feature 45 min of instruction, and 45 of small sided games. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Short sticks only. No previous experience required.  During the drills we will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, dodging, footwork, agility, as well as offensive IQ develop in the game of lacrosse.(Helmet, Gloves, and Short Sticks Required)
NHS Stadium Field
 
5:00 PM - 7:15 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA High School Rec League Ages 14-19
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Wednesday August 7, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 4
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 5-8
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Clipper Field Hockey - Clipper Field Hockey Session 2
Join Coach Shannon Haley for a clinic to learn and develop your field hockey skills. Players will learn the basics of field hockey, while getting a chance to practice in skill sessions that help develop individual and team skills. All levels are welcome! Please bring: field hockey stick, mouth guard, shin pads, field hockey goggles. If you need to borrow a field hockey stick, please email coach Haley at shaley@newburyport.k12.ma.us
NHS Stadium Field
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking and Baking Classes - Pastry Art
Healthy Snack FoodsCome and make healthy snack foods! Each week you will prepare a different snack food each week such as: pizza, granola bars, while working in a small cooperative group. Safe and sanitary food practices, cooking techniques and nutritional information are all embedded in the course. Recipes will be available to take home each week. Taught by Fran Kaplan who holds Masters degrees both in Education, and Occupational Therapy, with a background in teaching Consumer and Family, Foods and Nutrition classes.*Please bring a covered container to each class.Sweet and Savory BakingLearn and practice baking, roasting and oven techniques. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will create new and exciting baked dishes both sweet and savory. From quick breads to baked Mac & cheese, this clinic is perfect for the budding baker.Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and(owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cookie ClinicClass for the inner-cookie -loving-monster/cookie baker. Delicious drop, rolled, bar and decorated cookies. Taught by NHS Nutrition teacher and owner/baker of Hope & Confetti ConfectionsPastry ArtsCome whip up sweet based concoctions from crème puffs to cake pops. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will make a variety of doughs. This clinic will delight the pastry artist in training. (Some decorating techniques will be taught as well.)Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cooking To Connect Students will learn new recipes that they can use both at home or anywhere they go. They will learn to use different kitchen utensils that they can also use at home. Students will gain social skills, as all of the lessons will be group based activities. They will be telling a story through different spices and add personality while finalizing their dish. Each lesson will be followed by a new theme every week. Students will learn to find their inner chef through the course of the program. Each student will receive a Pineiro’s Kitchen & Café cookbook and guide. The cookbook and guide will have recipes with note sections to allow students to jot down any ideas or questions they may have, during the course of the program. Students will also receive an Award of Completion on the last day of the program.
NHS Nutrition Room
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 7- Superhero Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Flag Football Ages 7-11
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Wrestling - Learn to Wrestle
Come learn how to wrestle, in a week! River Rival Wrestling presents a 1-week introduction to wrestling for boys and girls in grades 4-8. In addition to teaching rules, scoring and providing an overview of the sport, attendees will learn basic positions and techniques, and engage in live wrestling! We will also play some games (mostly wrestling-related) and provide an overall safe and fun environment. By the end of the week, they should know if they like the idea of wrestling with a club next winter. If they do, they will be several steps ahead of other first year wrestlers! This camp starts at 9 AM and concludes at noon each day. Campers will have a break in the mid-morning each day and are welcome to bring peanut-free snacks. The camp is led by River Rival Wrestling coaches, and camp counselors are local high school wrestlers.
Nock/Molin Cafeteria
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 2- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 3
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Dollhouse Design
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Next Wave Leaders - August 5-8
Join us for a transformative week at our leadership program, where young people will engage in dynamic activities and workshops focused on enhancing essential skills such as communication, teamwork, and creative problem-solving. Through experiential learning and collaborative challenges, participants will emerge with new found leadership abilities, ready to make a positive impact in their communities and beyond. Topics covered will include public speaking, communication, teamwork, strategic thinking, and creativity.
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Boda Borg
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Skatepark Tour
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Child Development Class Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 2
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Golf
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Clipper Boys Lacrosse - Clipper Boys Weekly Lacrosse (Grades 3-8)
Please join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Coach Josh Wedge, along with NHS assistants and players for a summer lacrosse clinic. Developing players can utilize this program as a way to improve and advance their lacrosse skills, while having a blast with the high school coaches and players. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. No previous experience required. During the clinic we will focus on the fundamentals of lacrosse, and apply those skills in various competitions and games (including fastest shot, accuracy, and 3 x 3 lacrosse).Note: Does require full pads and equipment.Clipper Speed Lax Weekly ClinicPlease join Newburyport Boys Lacrosse Varsity Coach Josh Wedge at Newburyport High School for a weekly clinic. Players of all skill levels can learn the fundamentals and techniques strong lacrosse player.  Each week will feature 45 min of instruction, and 45 of small sided games. We will structure drills to meet all levels of skill from beginner to advanced. Short sticks only. No previous experience required.  During the drills we will focus on the fundamentals of shooting, dodging, footwork, agility, as well as offensive IQ develop in the game of lacrosse.(Helmet, Gloves, and Short Sticks Required)
NHS Stadium Field
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Family Tennis Session 2
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Lacrosse Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Thursday August 8, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 4
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA Basketball Grades 5-8
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Nock/Molin Gymnasium
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Clipper Field Hockey - Clipper Field Hockey Session 2
Join Coach Shannon Haley for a clinic to learn and develop your field hockey skills. Players will learn the basics of field hockey, while getting a chance to practice in skill sessions that help develop individual and team skills. All levels are welcome! Please bring: field hockey stick, mouth guard, shin pads, field hockey goggles. If you need to borrow a field hockey stick, please email coach Haley at shaley@newburyport.k12.ma.us
NHS Stadium Field
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Cooking and Baking Classes - Pastry Art
Healthy Snack FoodsCome and make healthy snack foods! Each week you will prepare a different snack food each week such as: pizza, granola bars, while working in a small cooperative group. Safe and sanitary food practices, cooking techniques and nutritional information are all embedded in the course. Recipes will be available to take home each week. Taught by Fran Kaplan who holds Masters degrees both in Education, and Occupational Therapy, with a background in teaching Consumer and Family, Foods and Nutrition classes.*Please bring a covered container to each class.Sweet and Savory BakingLearn and practice baking, roasting and oven techniques. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will create new and exciting baked dishes both sweet and savory. From quick breads to baked Mac & cheese, this clinic is perfect for the budding baker.Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and(owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cookie ClinicClass for the inner-cookie -loving-monster/cookie baker. Delicious drop, rolled, bar and decorated cookies. Taught by NHS Nutrition teacher and owner/baker of Hope & Confetti ConfectionsPastry ArtsCome whip up sweet based concoctions from crème puffs to cake pops. Along with prep, measuring, time management. sanitation, etc. you will make a variety of doughs. This clinic will delight the pastry artist in training. (Some decorating techniques will be taught as well.)Clinic is taught by Nadine Holohan M.Ed- Culinary based Nutrition teacher and owner and operator of Hope & Confetti Confections.Cooking To Connect Students will learn new recipes that they can use both at home or anywhere they go. They will learn to use different kitchen utensils that they can also use at home. Students will gain social skills, as all of the lessons will be group based activities. They will be telling a story through different spices and add personality while finalizing their dish. Each lesson will be followed by a new theme every week. Students will learn to find their inner chef through the course of the program. Each student will receive a Pineiro’s Kitchen & Café cookbook and guide. The cookbook and guide will have recipes with note sections to allow students to jot down any ideas or questions they may have, during the course of the program. Students will also receive an Award of Completion on the last day of the program.
NHS Nutrition Room
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 7- Superhero Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Flag Football Ages 7-11
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Wrestling - Learn to Wrestle
Come learn how to wrestle, in a week! River Rival Wrestling presents a 1-week introduction to wrestling for boys and girls in grades 4-8. In addition to teaching rules, scoring and providing an overview of the sport, attendees will learn basic positions and techniques, and engage in live wrestling! We will also play some games (mostly wrestling-related) and provide an overall safe and fun environment. By the end of the week, they should know if they like the idea of wrestling with a club next winter. If they do, they will be several steps ahead of other first year wrestlers! This camp starts at 9 AM and concludes at noon each day. Campers will have a break in the mid-morning each day and are welcome to bring peanut-free snacks. The camp is led by River Rival Wrestling coaches, and camp counselors are local high school wrestlers.
Nock/Molin Cafeteria
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Clipper All Sports - Summer Clipper All Sport Session 2- Grades K-5
The All Sports Clinic will introduce activities to youth who enjoy a variety of sports and recreational games. Youth are taught skills and given the opportunity to compete in a variety of sports such as soccer, basketball, flag football and more while also enjoying some recreational games such as dodgeball, capture the flag, matball and more plus use of the playground during break time. The day will begin with active dynamic stretching and plyometrics to focus on balance and coordination. Coach Valli and Hodsdon make sure our days are high paced and non stop fun for every child! An emphasis of sportsmanship, playing with character and having fun!
Bresnahan Gym
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 3
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Dollhouse Design
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Next Wave Leaders - August 5-8
Join us for a transformative week at our leadership program, where young people will engage in dynamic activities and workshops focused on enhancing essential skills such as communication, teamwork, and creative problem-solving. Through experiential learning and collaborative challenges, participants will emerge with new found leadership abilities, ready to make a positive impact in their communities and beyond. Topics covered will include public speaking, communication, teamwork, strategic thinking, and creativity.
Nock/Molin Room 125
 
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Skatepark Tour
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 2
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Teen Trips - Multi Day - Golf
Surf Week Surfs up brah! We’re headed to Summer Sessions at Rye Beach! This five day surf camp is perfect for any beginner who is looking to jump into the sport or for the intermediate looking to hone their skills. The classes are taught by professional instructors working hands on with participants in the water.Skatepark Tour Meet at the Newburyport skatepark in the AM, and hop in the van to head to some other local skateparking. We'll head to the brand new Portsmouth park, Dover, Hampton, or Salisbury. Pack a lunch and bring your board, scooter and helmet. Horsecare and Nature Windrush Farm is offering an interactive educational program to learn about horses and enjoy the outdoors! This is a unique opportunity to visit a working horse farm and explore the natural world around the property (fields, woods, ponds, etc). You will have a chance to greet & meet horses, learn about their behaviors/communication and how to care for them. There will be fun outdoors activities including scavenger hunts, exploring the trails, nature-related games and more. Golf Learning Core Values, Life Skills, and Healthy Habits through the Game of Golf. We will run golf activities and lessons that tie in the proper etiquette and learning environment for the game of life. This is a fun first, activity based teaching approach with a focus on self discovery and asking questions.Glass Bead Making Learn the art of glass flameworking; a technique to manipulate molten glass . We're heading to The Bubble Factory, a glass art studio in Essex, MA, to learn how to make glass beads and other fun stuff!Farm Education Are you interested in learning how a farm works and gaining skills in animal care? Come to Appleton Farms for an intensive week learning the ins and outs of our educational barnyard. You will work with our Livestock Educator and take care of our goats, rabbits, chickens, and dairy cows. You might also help our agriculture team with our herd of beef cattle and pigs. Each day is different depending on animal needs and interest.
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
3:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Car Show Inn Street Mall
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Car Show Market Square Bullnose
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Family Entertainment Series - Mike Bent Magic
Check out the 2024 Newburyport Summer Family Entertainment Series is this week! Join Newburyport Recreation and Youth Services and Newburyport Public Library.Thursdays at 6pm on the lawn between the Bresnehan School and the Senior Center.Bring a blanket or chairs, feel free to bring a picnic dinner!SAVE THE DATES!
Bresnahan Outdoor Area
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Youth Basketball Drop-in Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM    Adult Pick up Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Friday August 9, 2024
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 7
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Clipper Field Hockey - Clipper Field Hockey Session 2
Join Coach Shannon Haley for a clinic to learn and develop your field hockey skills. Players will learn the basics of field hockey, while getting a chance to practice in skill sessions that help develop individual and team skills. All levels are welcome! Please bring: field hockey stick, mouth guard, shin pads, field hockey goggles. If you need to borrow a field hockey stick, please email coach Haley at shaley@newburyport.k12.ma.us
NHS Stadium Field
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Little Aces - Session 7- Superhero Week
Little Aces is a great first step into NYS programs for new families, and a favorite of some of our summer regulars.Designed as an early education program, a week in Little Aces is filled with elements your child will love. This year more than ever, we will focus on social and emotional health and connecting with peers.The program has a 1:5 ratio, giving lots of personal attention from our amazing teen and adult staff. The day is set up to create a predictable routine filled with circle time, outdoor play, art/ theme activities, games, snack time and free play.Little Aces runs indoors and out. This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss, and important social skills are developed. Kids are encouraged to work out issues before asking an adult to help. When they do ask for help, Little Aces staff help guide them rather than fix it for them.Each week the books, activities and games are based on the theme.
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 6 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Sky Hawks - Flag Football Ages 7-11
Beginner GolfSkyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.Beginner TennisGrab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.Multi SportThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.Flag FootballExperience the excitement of football with Skyhawks Flag Football Fueled by USA Football. Using a curriculum developed by the experts from USA Football, coaches will teach skills like passing, receiving, kicking and flag pulling. Participants will gain confidence and learn important life lessons in a fun, positive environment.BaseballTotsBaseballTots classes focus on fine and gross motor skills as well as body control. We teach all the baseball basics, such as throwing, catching, hitting and running control. We are excited to help these little ones develop a love of the game! Parent participation required for ages 2-3.5 years.Mini Hawks- Basketball/Soccer- 2 and 3 yr oldsThis multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Sports are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun. Through exciting games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.1stDownTots 1stDownTots is a development program for kids ages 2-4 years old that  uses a variety of fun games to engage kids while teaching the sport of  football and developing fundamental skills. The goal is to build fitness,  muscle coordination, football fundamentals and create a love of the game.  We do not do any tackling or blocking at this level.To Learn more about Skyhawks Programs Check Out their website Skyhawks
Nock/Molin Field 1
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Wrestling - Learn to Wrestle
Come learn how to wrestle, in a week! River Rival Wrestling presents a 1-week introduction to wrestling for boys and girls in grades 4-8. In addition to teaching rules, scoring and providing an overview of the sport, attendees will learn basic positions and techniques, and engage in live wrestling! We will also play some games (mostly wrestling-related) and provide an overall safe and fun environment. By the end of the week, they should know if they like the idea of wrestling with a club next winter. If they do, they will be several steps ahead of other first year wrestlers! This camp starts at 9 AM and concludes at noon each day. Campers will have a break in the mid-morning each day and are welcome to bring peanut-free snacks. The camp is led by River Rival Wrestling coaches, and camp counselors are local high school wrestlers.
Nock/Molin Cafeteria
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    High Tail Acres Horsemanship - Summer Horsemanship Session 3
What a great opportunity for the youth to experience the workings of a stable with hands on activities and to also experience 2 riding lessons, group activities and horse themed projects.  The school day off program offered at High Tail Acres, LLC is open to all ability levels, therefore giving the opportunity to the intermediate rider to improve upon their skills and the beginner rider to develop the necessary foundation of basic skills.  The counselors at High Tail have all participated in the horsemanship programs at High Tail and are eager to share their own experiences through interaction with the youth.  The instructors are MA licensed, with years of teaching experience.  Equipment Required: Youth are required to wear an SEI certified helmet. Hard soled shoes or boots (not cowboy boots) with at least a 1/2 inch heel is required footwear.  For riding lessons, students should wear jodphurs or long pants to prevent chafing.  Please have your child bring her/his own plastic water bottle, labeled with their name. We do have a limited number of boots and helmets available. If you need to purchase equipment, please call High Tail Acres directly @ 978-465-4142 and we will guide you in the right direction.
High Tail Acres
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Dollhouse Design
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Glass Art Program - Intro to Fused Glass Session 2
Join NYS and North Shore Glass School for a glass fusion program! Students are taught to craft with a unique and fascinating material--glass. We'll make wearable glass pendants, small bowls, picture frames, or suncatchers depending on the workshop you choose. Students will be taught through demonstrations and hands-on instruction about different methods for cutting, working with and arranging glass. They’ll learn about color, composition, different types of glass, and the firing process to further their understanding of glass working. Once they create their pieces, we take their art back to our studio to fire them in our kilns to be delivered to students upon completion. This class requires no prior experience and is ideal for students who are curious about art and love working with their hands. All safety materials and instruction are included, and there is no fire, heat, or open flame during the workshop--it's not necessary for glass fusing!
NBPT Rec Summer Resort (Nock School 70 Low St)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 1 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Newburyport 2nd grade basketball Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Saturday August 10, 2024
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Mini 2 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 3/4 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
10:25 AM - 11:05 AM    Soccer Shots - Soccer Shots - Summer Classic 4/5 yr olds
Soccer Shots North Shore and New Hampshire is an engaging children’s soccer program with a focus on character development. Our caring team positively impacts children’s lives on and off the field through best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum. Our coaches are the best-trained in the business. Our expert-approved curriculum is age-appropriate and aligns with childhood education standards. In addition, we provide an exceptional customer experience and ongoing communication with parents.You must also register with Soccer Shots.  After you register on the Newburyport Recreation Department website. Soccer Shots will send you a link to register on their site.  Soccer Shots charges a $35 annual enrollment fee once per year.  If you’ve paid the annual enrollment fee within the last year, the Soccer Shots system will not charge you.  But you will still have to sign their waiver. FREE FUN DAY! Saturday Aug. 24th from 9:00-11:05AM at Moseley Woods LawnJoin us on Saturday morning, August 24th, for our Free Fun Day event! Give your child the opportunity to experience our program at no cost! Your child will learn new skills, character word and play fun theme based games!*Please sign up below to join*
Moseley Woods - Lawn
 
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Pickup softball (free) Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Sunday August 11, 2024
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    PĂ­cnic Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM    Pick-up softball Perkins Park - Ballfield
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Monday August 12, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 5
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Buildwave - Summer Buildwave
Want to foster your child's interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the sessions students create with over 50 different building materials, including Lego®, PlusPlus®, and custom-made Buildwave materials. Each session of the program is a new “level” of the Buildwave game, with an audiovisual setup featuring animations and music that guide students through the different building waves. As your child creates with wave after wave of new objects, they build creative confidence, become better collaborators, and encounter design and engineering fundamentals in a unique and memorable context. To learn more about Buildwave Programs Click Here
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Morning
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Boston Excursion
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Afternoon
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Nature Art - Nature Art Grades K-2
Join us for this wonderful nature focused arts and crafts program! This is a great way for your child to explore nature and create art.  We will be making watercolor spray paintings, leaf prints, pine cone bird feeders, sun catchers and going for a nature walk to collect the rainbow! 
Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Grill and Chill - Grill and Chill Season 2024
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM    Grill and Chill - Slime Time @ Grill and Chill
Grill and Chill is a weekly hangout for youth entering grades 6+ at Perkin's Park. There is a $10 Drop-In fee per night that includes burgers, hot dog, snacks and drinks. You can pay in advance for all weeks here for $75 for the entire summer. Participants can hang out with friends and staff as well as get involved with the weekly activities if they choose. Some activities require pre-registrations to cover the cost of supplies and to make sure we have enough! There are also games, sports and more to explore at Grill and Chill.Tie Dye (Pre Register)Between bites of your burger, take any white garment from basic to breathtaking at this week's Grill and Chill. We'll provide bucket hats, t-shirts, and totes, but bring anything from home that could use a new pattern!Summer Olympics (Drop-In)Earn your team the gold in our mini-olympics at Grill and Chill! Compete in events like Capture The Flag, relays and three legged races for the chanve to be honored in an Olympic Awards Ceremony.Acrylic Pour (Pre Register)Try your hand at this abstract art form, get a bite to eat, and maybe squeeze a round of cornhole in -- all at this week's Grill and Chill! We'll provide 8.5"x11" individual canvases for pouring over. Water Fight (Drop-In)Splash or be Splashed. Feel free to bring your favorite water fight tools and wear clothes you don't mind getting wet. Hydrodipping (Pre Register)Give some everyday items a makeover with this outdoor art project! We'll provide 2 items to dip per participant, but feel free to bring your own projects from home; a plain Stanley cup, phone case, or even a pair of shoes that could use a new look.Bubble Soccer (Drop In)Have you ever wanted to BECOME the soccer ball? Now is your chance! Fill up on grilled delicacies and get literally rolled onto the soccer field in an enormous bubble. Don't miss out.Video Game Truck (Drop-In)Guaranteed to be the event of the season, a 24-player gaming setup on wheels will join us at Perkins as we grill and chill. Be there or be square!Slime Time (Drop-In)Make a batch of your dream slime during this outdoor slime-fest! Just be sure to keep the reactive chemicals away from your food.Breakfast For Dinner (Drop In)Brinner at Grill and Chill will be a feast fit for kings -- get ready to indulge in pancakes, sausage, and most importantly, maple syrup.
Perkins Park
 
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - August Weekly Lesson
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Senior Community Center/Bres Basketball Courts
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Tuesday August 13, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 5
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Buildwave - Summer Buildwave
Want to foster your child's interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the sessions students create with over 50 different building materials, including Lego®, PlusPlus®, and custom-made Buildwave materials. Each session of the program is a new “level” of the Buildwave game, with an audiovisual setup featuring animations and music that guide students through the different building waves. As your child creates with wave after wave of new objects, they build creative confidence, become better collaborators, and encounter design and engineering fundamentals in a unique and memorable context. To learn more about Buildwave Programs Click Here
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Morning
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Afternoon
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Nature Art - Nature Art Grades K-2
Join us for this wonderful nature focused arts and crafts program! This is a great way for your child to explore nature and create art.  We will be making watercolor spray paintings, leaf prints, pine cone bird feeders, sun catchers and going for a nature walk to collect the rainbow! 
Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
1:30 PM - 5:30 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Project Putt
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Off Site- Pick up at Nock
 
5:00 PM - 7:15 PM    NBBA Basketball - NBBA High School Rec League Ages 14-19
The Newburyport Boys Basketball Association (NBBA) offers the opportunity for all boys living in the Newburyport area to excercise, develop skills and play structured, competitive basketball games.NBBA Website 
Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Neptunes League Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Rec Yes! - Campfire Jam Sesh
These bite-sized events will provide recreational opportunities for even those with jam-packed summer schedules. Join us to get in on a great time; whether your musically-inclined, video-game obsessed, or just have a sweet tooth, there's something here for you!Video Game NightShowcase your gaming prowess on the big screen at the Firehouse Theater! We'll provide pizza to our gamers between rounds of Super Smash Bros, MarioKart, Just Dance, and more. The only thing you need to bring is your game face.Lip SyncGet a group together or fly solo to create and perform the number of your choosing. Serenade us with a ballad, or pick an uptempo groove -- just remember to move your mouth to the words! We'll vote on a winner and award them with many accolades -- including a candy prize. Register online to participate, but anyone can drop-in to be an audience member!LARP Adventuring - Heroes Academy Games Step into Heroes Academy® Games, a gateway to the enchanting world of LARPing that promises excitement for both seasoned adventurers and those taking their first daring steps. Led by our expert instructors, you'll find yourself immersed in heart-pounding tournaments and thrilling mock combat challenges, wielding padded foam props for that epic battle adrenaline rush. Anyone can jump right into the adventure because costumes and characters are not required to become a part of this magical experience. LARP Adventure Program’s Heroes Academy® Games are a series of tournaments and mock combat challenges that participants can compete in with padded foam props. These games encourage critical thinking and teamwork skills in addition to being a fun way to exercise. Summer SCAVR HuntThis tech-infused summer scavenger hunt adventure in downtown Newburyport, utilizing your cell phone to navigate, solve clues, and discover hidden treasures, combines modern technology with classic outdoor exploration for a fun-filled and interactive experience and great prizes!Campfire Jam SeshBring an instrument, your voice, or just a passion for music to this Singalong event! We'll roast s'mores and take turns selecting songs to perform (or just listen to, if you're more comfortable being an audience member).
Perkins Park
 
Wednesday August 14, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 5
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Buildwave - Summer Buildwave
Want to foster your child's interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the sessions students create with over 50 different building materials, including Lego®, PlusPlus®, and custom-made Buildwave materials. Each session of the program is a new “level” of the Buildwave game, with an audiovisual setup featuring animations and music that guide students through the different building waves. As your child creates with wave after wave of new objects, they build creative confidence, become better collaborators, and encounter design and engineering fundamentals in a unique and memorable context. To learn more about Buildwave Programs Click Here
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Morning
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM    Child Development Class Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Afternoon
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Nature Art - Nature Art Grades K-2
Join us for this wonderful nature focused arts and crafts program! This is a great way for your child to explore nature and create art.  We will be making watercolor spray paintings, leaf prints, pine cone bird feeders, sun catchers and going for a nature walk to collect the rainbow! 
Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Family Tennis Session 2
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Lacrosse Bradley Fuller Park - Park Infield
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Thursday August 15, 2024
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM    East Coast Soccer - East Coast Soccer Session 5
Let your child be a part of something big! Join East Coast Soccer at any age! Learn the basic skills of soccer from kicking to passing and the important elements of teamwork and good sportsmanship. We have one of the best instructors to child ratios and our staff love the sport and bring a wealth of soccer knowledge to our programs. This has made East Coast Soccer one of the premier soccer programs to learn soccer or to increase your soccer skills on the North Shore.
Cashman Park - Soccer Field
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Buildwave - Summer Buildwave
Want to foster your child's interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the sessions students create with over 50 different building materials, including Lego®, PlusPlus®, and custom-made Buildwave materials. Each session of the program is a new “level” of the Buildwave game, with an audiovisual setup featuring animations and music that guide students through the different building waves. As your child creates with wave after wave of new objects, they build creative confidence, become better collaborators, and encounter design and engineering fundamentals in a unique and memorable context. To learn more about Buildwave Programs Click Here
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Getting Started for Grandparents - Grandparents Getting Started May 2024
Grandparents Getting Started: This is a new class offered as part of the babysitting certification we offer through the department.  Safe Sitter has developed a program for people becoming grandparents who want a refresher on choking and cpr for infants.   Taught by certified Safe Sitter® Instructors, participants will learn how to provide the best and safest care for their grandchildren. They will also learn the latest information on how to safely care for infants and children and how to manage the behavior of children of all ages, in addition to life-saving skills such as choking rescue, first aid, and injury management.Learning tips on creating a good relationship from the start as well as learning to set for babysitting will help grandparents enhance their relationship with their children and create lasting memories with their grandchildren.
Newburyport Senior/Community Center
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tai Chi Atkinson Common Upper - South Lawn
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Morning
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Tinkerhaus Programs - Bandsaw Boxes Afternoon
Bandsaw Boxes Step into the woodshop and build a beautiful customized box with interesting shapes and compartments. Making All the Ways For littles who really love art, this is the week for you! Try out different kinds of paint, work on drawings small and large and build some fun structures too! Tinkerhaus is a place full of paint, glue and scraps. Dollhouse Design Each child gets their own contemporary style doll house to decorate and furnish, populate with little wooden people
Tinkerhaus
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Nature Art - Nature Art Grades K-2
Join us for this wonderful nature focused arts and crafts program! This is a great way for your child to explore nature and create art.  We will be making watercolor spray paintings, leaf prints, pine cone bird feeders, sun catchers and going for a nature walk to collect the rainbow! 
Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Car Show Inn Street Mall
 
2:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Carh Show Rain Date Market Square Bullnose
 
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Summer Basketball Clinics Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM    Teen Trips - Day Trips - Evening Kayak
Canobie Lake You and Your friends can spend the evening at Canobie Lake Park. Pack your food or bring some spending money.Water Country Geranimooo! You and your friends can head to Water Country in Portsmouth, NH. Pack some food, or bring money to Spend.PaintballSpend the afternoon running wild outside OSG of New Hampshire's outdoor paintball courses. With 11 fields and 43 acres, OSG is New Englands largest paintball field. Gloves, long sleeves, and thick clothing like jeans are reccomended. All other paintball equipment is provided for a low impact game.Lunch On A MountaintopPack your lunch and lace up your hiking boots! We're headed up to NH to hike Mt. Major. We'll take our time on this 4 mile hike, relax at the top and stop for ice cream on the way home.Zipline Hop in the NYS van as we head up to Gunstock Mountain to fly down one of the longest zipline tours in the US. On the way home we'll stop for ice cream!Boda Borg Boda Borg is described as interactive gaming. Working as a group we will literally manuever through different rooms of quests that challenge our mental and physical strength. After we succesfuslly quest our way through, we will replenish our bodies with some great food, so bring some $$.Take Flight Ropes Course We're headed to York, Maine for a challenge of high ropes course. Climb and swing up to 30 feet in the air through levels of difficulty. Saco Tubing Join us for one of the most relaxing days of the summer as we tube down the Saco River. Pack a lunch and float along. We’ll stop to swim and enjoy the scenery of Bartlett, NH.LaunchCome jump around at this trampoline park!Six FlagsWe're headed out to Six Flags New England for the day for the thrills of the most extreme rollercoasters like Bizarro, Buzzsaw and, Goliath. Lunch is provided. *Note many minimum height requirements to ride the rollercoasters is 54".Board and Brush We'll head to Board and Brush Creative Studio in Amesbury, MA. Each participant will pick out their own wooden board sign to create and paint and go home with a product!
Various Locations
 
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Family Entertainment Series - Toe Jam Puppet Band
Check out the 2024 Newburyport Summer Family Entertainment Series is this week! Join Newburyport Recreation and Youth Services and Newburyport Public Library.Thursdays at 6pm on the lawn between the Bresnehan School and the Senior Center.Bring a blanket or chairs, feel free to bring a picnic dinner!SAVE THE DATES!
Bresnahan Outdoor Area
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Youth Basketball Drop-in Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:15 PM - 8:45 PM    Adult Pick up Softball Cashman Park - Baseball Field
 
Friday August 16, 2024
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Crew Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Kids Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM    Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew - Clipper Mates Session 8
Clipper Kids, Mates and Crew is designed to recreate summer the way we all remember. Clipper is a summer playground program. It offers a playground, sports court, craft area, a field and baseball diamond. NYS Staff are there to plan activities and events and keep the days fun and exciting! This program also includes time for free play...Pure unstructured time with peers (where staff take a step back) where creativity and imagination are the boss.Each week includes a water day, a theme day and new this summer we hope to have an entertainer visit each week!Clipper is more than a camp, it’s a community.Kids grow up at Clipper year after year and we can’t wait for your family to join.Early pick up is available at 1pm - please use promo code "Early Clipper" at check out for a $25 discount. 
Perkins Park
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Casual Play
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Bresnahan Court (outside of Sr. Center)
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Adult Pickleball - Level Play at Cashman
Leveled Play at Cashman ParkThis is a free program in collaboration with NBPT Pickleball. Once you have registered (below), you will receive a weekly email and will need to sign up for an available playing spot at your level. James Jones and Anita Greenwood will be coordinating the sign up. The level play schedule is as follows: (This schedule is subject to change based on enrollment) Monday - Yellow ( Intermediate players)Tuesday - Orange/Red (Advanced intermediate players)Wednesday - Yellow/OrangeThursday - Orange/RedFriday - Green/Yellow (Includes newer players)June Evening Pilot Program on Tuesday and Wednesday Evenings at Cashman ParkThis is a free Open Play Program - once you have registered below, you just come to the Cashman Courts at the appropriate time. This pilot program is not leveled and is coordinated by James Jones and Anita Greenwood of NBPT Pickleball. (Please note: Numbers are not restricted for this pilot, but there are only two courts.)Casual PlayThis program requires registration and is geared towards the Blue and Green Level players and is located at the court between the Bresnahan School and NBPT Sr Center. Players will be rotated through on a first come first serve basis and coordinated by Mike Menesale.Weekly LessonsThis program is set to teach the basics of Pickleball to beginners looking to pick up the fast growing sport. Our experienced instructor will go over the rules of the sport and teach techniques through drills and play.1 Day WorkshopsThese workshops are to brief you on the rules of the game and to teach you some basic techniques so that you have the groundwork needed to start to play the game. 
Cashman Park - Tennis/Pickleball Court
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Buildwave - Summer Buildwave
Want to foster your child's interest in STEM, while igniting their creative spark at the same time? Buildwave is a creative building program that feels like a video game! Over the course of the sessions students create with over 50 different building materials, including Lego®, PlusPlus®, and custom-made Buildwave materials. Each session of the program is a new “level” of the Buildwave game, with an audiovisual setup featuring animations and music that guide students through the different building waves. As your child creates with wave after wave of new objects, they build creative confidence, become better collaborators, and encounter design and engineering fundamentals in a unique and memorable context. To learn more about Buildwave Programs Click Here
Bresnahan Room #235
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Indoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Newburyport Tennis Club
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Newburyport Tennis Club - Outdoor Tennis Session 7 (AM)
This is a program geared for new and returning players, age and level specific. It follows the USTA guidelines using a structured teaching program with specialized balls age and level appropriate. The goal of our instructors are to teach the basics of tennis and instill a sense of joy for the game. Check out their website Newburyport Tennis Club 
Atkinson Common Tennis Courts
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (3-5)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Summer Art Adventures - Summer Art Adventures Session 2 (K-2)
Summer Art AdventuresYour child will have fun making art that is too messy to do at home! We will explore with paint, chalk, face paint, glitter, glue, tie dye, slime, and more! These art projects are rewarding, promote expression, use of color, and finding beauty in a little bit of chaos. Please have your child bring a nut-free snack and water and wear clothing appropriate for messy art. This class is instructed by Tran Jost of Newburyport, who has worked in graphic design, marketing, advertising and education. She holds an M.Ed. (California Lutheran University) and BFA (Massachusetts College of Art & Design).
Bresnahan Room #232 (art room)
 
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Nature Art - Nature Art Grades K-2
Join us for this wonderful nature focused arts and crafts program! This is a great way for your child to explore nature and create art.  We will be making watercolor spray paintings, leaf prints, pine cone bird feeders, sun catchers and going for a nature walk to collect the rainbow! 
Moseley Woods - Pavilion
 
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM    Newburyport 2nd grade basketball Cashman Park - Basketball Courts
 
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM    To conduct our 2024 softball league Cashman Park - Baseball Field