FREE SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAMS

city of shelton logo color small 150Shelton Parks and Recreation is excited to announce the kickoff of a free summer recreation program for local youth at the Transit-Community Center. Starting Monday, July 20 Mason County youth will have a safe place to recreate and play for a few hours each day playing sports including basketball, pickleball, and volleyball, board games and more.

The schedule includes:

• Mondays & Tuesdays open gym. Youth 14 – 17 are welcome 3:30-5:30pm
• Wednesdays & Thursdays fun and games. Youth 8-14 are welcome to 3:30-5:30pm. Participants will need a completed parent permission form returned to Shelton Parks and Recreation.

Volunteers are essential to the ongoing success of the program and providing supervision and instruction for these programs. Individuals interested in volunteer can contact Shelton Parks and Recreation at 432-5194 or mziegler@ci.shelton.wa.us for more information. An orientation and training session will be held on Wednesday, July 15 at 5:30pm at the Transit-Community Center for volunteers.

The Transit Community Center offers a unique recreational opportunity, housing a full gymnasium at the center of public transportation.

Program funding provided by Green Diamond Resource Company.