Summer Playground Group

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Check back again for information pertaining to the 2019 Playground Program.

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 are employees of a Borough business. There will be a variety of activities such as games, arts and crafts, dancing, swimming/water activities and field trips. 

2018 Program Dates: Monday, June 18 through Friday, August 10, 2018.
Location:   West Reading Fieldhouse & Playground ~ 505 Sycamore Road

New for 2018 ~ All Day Playground Program Option

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:          $100 Registration Fee per Child
                   $75 Field Trip Fee (optional)
Option B (full day):
Time:          Monday - Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost:          $200 Registration Fee per Child
                   $75 Field Trip Fee (optional)
                   $200 Lunch Plan (optional)
All children must have athletic footwear and water bottle each day. 

Every Friday is Pool Day so bring your swimsuit and towel and get ready for some cool fun!
Playground Activities
  • Kickball
  • Baseball
  • Tennis
  • Soccer
  • Hockey
  • Storytelling
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Swimming
Field Trips
  • Thursday, June 21st - Zumba
  • Thursday, June 28th - To be Announced
  • Thursday, July 5th - Cherry Crest Adventure Farm
  • Wednesday, July 11th - Zumba
  • Thursday, July 12th - Julius Sturgis Pretzel Tour, Lititz, PA
  • Thursday, July 19th - Laser Quest
  • Wednesday, July 25th - Reading Phillies
  • Tuesday, July 31st - Painting with a Twist
  • Thursday, August 2nd - Zumba

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 2, 2018. 

A 5% discount will be offered to those who reside in the Borough of West Reading and register by 5:00 pm on Friday, May 18, 2018. Payment plans can be arranged with the Recreation Department, however payment in full must be received by June 1, 2018.

Registration after June 8th will incur a $20 late fee.