Summer Playground Group

mural of boy hitting baseball playground set

Due to COVID-19 the Summer Playground Program has been cancelled.

Swing into summer at the West Reading Playground

The West Reading Playground Program is open to children ages 5-12 (child must be 5 years old prior to September 1st) who either reside in the Borough, attend Wyomissing School District or Sacred Heart School or employees of a Borough business. There are a variety of activities such as games, arts and crafts, dancing, swimming/water activities and field trips. 

2020 Program Dates: Monday, June 15 through Friday, August 7, 2020.
Location:   West Reading Fieldhouse & Playground - 505 Sycamore Road
Option A (half day):
Time:         Monday - Thursday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
                   Field Trip Days 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
                   Friday (Pool Day) 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:          $150 Registration Fee per Child
                   $80 Field Trip Fee (optional)
Option B (full day):
Time:          Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:          $300 Registration Fee per Child
                   $80 Field Trip Fee (optional)
                   $200 Lunch Plan (optional)
Borough Resident Early Bird Registration: A 5% discount will be offered when you register your child by 5:00 p.m. on Friday May, 15, 2020. Payment must be made in full.
Deadline to register is June 5, 2020, no exceptions.

Full payment and completed registration packet must be received by Borough Hall Office no later than 5:00 p.m. the day of the deadline to receive that tiered pricing. Applications received after 5:00 p.m. will be marked with the following day's date. Registrations received via the mail will be marked on the date the Borough Hall Office receives the completed packet. The Borough Hall Office is not responsible for any applications lost in the mail. Registrations received with incomplete information will not be processed or marked as "received" until all forms are completed.

All children must have athletic footwear, a water bottle with the child's name and a minimum broad-spectrum SPF #15 each day.
Playground Activities
  • Kickball
  • Baseball
  • Tennis
  • Soccer
  • Hockey
  • Storytelling
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Swimming
2020 Field Trips - To Be Announced
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Due to Playground Leaders required participation during field trips, if your child does not participate in the field trip, please do not bring your child to the Playground.

Should you have questions for the Playground Manager please email

Every Friday is Pool Day, so bring your swimsuit and towel to enjoy an afternoon at the West Reading Pool!

Special events/guests will be listed on the bulletin board, there will also be an end of the season party. Children will have the opportunity to socialize with children and adults and enjoy exciting field trips as well as learn new things along the way. 

Playground Group

Register anytime at Borough Hall Monday - Friday between 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Registration forms will be accepted until to June 5, 2020.