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Thursday July 9, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 3 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 3
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 3 - Week 3 - Color Wars
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 3 - Color Wars July 6 - July 10Explorers Day Camp is continuing a camp tradition of Color Wars in Canton! Color wars have been a staple of summer camps for decades. Campers this week will be split into color-named teams and will work all week long as a team to accrue points towards a prize on Friday! Campardy (Jeopardy for camps) will kick things off this week followed by a field day with classic tests of skill including relay races, speed coloring, and a tug-of-war, Minute to Win It games and Rolling Video Game Truck with laser tag. All campers will have a chance to help their team! Team Yellow has won the last two years. Which team will come out on top for 2020?? Week 3: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Foodshare
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #1.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #1.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #1.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #1.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #2.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #2.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #2.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
5:15 PM - 5:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #2.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #3.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #3.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #3.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/9 - Lap Swim #3.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
Friday July 10, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 3 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 3
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 3 - Week 3 - Color Wars
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 3 - Color Wars July 6 - July 10Explorers Day Camp is continuing a camp tradition of Color Wars in Canton! Color wars have been a staple of summer camps for decades. Campers this week will be split into color-named teams and will work all week long as a team to accrue points towards a prize on Friday! Campardy (Jeopardy for camps) will kick things off this week followed by a field day with classic tests of skill including relay races, speed coloring, and a tug-of-war, Minute to Win It games and Rolling Video Game Truck with laser tag. All campers will have a chance to help their team! Team Yellow has won the last two years. Which team will come out on top for 2020?? Week 3: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #1.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #1.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #1.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #1.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #2.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM    Steven English
 
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #2.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #2.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
5:15 PM - 5:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #2.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #3.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Live Stream Next Generation of Dance - Next Gen of Dance Parade!
Next Generation of Dance with Aly is now available as a LIVE streaming class. Get to learn new dances each week. Every week is new and fun! Meet new friends from different classes and towns. Class will include learning new dances, games and other social activities.  How live stream classes work: 1. Register for the class (below) 2. Classes will be held through ZOOM - an online streaming service. This is a user-friendly platform will allow users to connect to classes through phone, tablet or computer at home. Additional instructions provided in the "Additional Forms and Files" section. 3. Use link provided to access classes on the date and time the class is scheduled. Link will be sent to your email once you have registered. 4. Have fun! Dance! Enjoy!  This class is open to NEW and current participants! 
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #3.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #3.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/10 - Lap Swim #3.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time.Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
Saturday July 11, 2020
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Parent & Child
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Pre-school
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:05 PM - 12:50 PM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Level 2
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
Sunday July 12, 2020
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #1.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:15 PM - 3:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 4:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
4:15 PM - 4:45 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #2.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
5:30 PM - 6:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.1
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/06-7/12 - Swim Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.2
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.3
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
7:00 PM - 7:30 PM    Lap Swim Registration: 7/11 & 7/12 - Lap Swim #3.4
Lap swim - Register to swim laps during public swim waves Lap swim will continue to be offered by request during regular public pool sessions. Only one lane will be open with a maximum of one swimmer in the lane at one time (no exceptions will be allowed to this rule - regardless if both swimmers are from the same household). Lap swim will be limited to 30 minutes during busier time to allow for a rotation of people. All lap swimmers must register for a swim time. Only one lap swim registration per wave/swimmer. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility. Click HERE to register for a swim wave. Public Swim Schedule There will be three two-hour public swim sessions (weather permitting) each day of our swim season. There will be a cleaning period in between each wave to allow for our staff to prepare the facility for the next wave. Only the main pool will be open this season; wade will remain closed. No adult swim. The pool schedule will be as follows: June 29-August 25th  Monday - FridayWave #1: 1:30 - 3:30 PM:Wave #2: 3:45 - 5:45 PMWave #3: 6:00 - 8:00 PM*Saturday & Sunday Wave #1: 1:00 - 3:00 PMWave #2:3:15 - 5:15 PMWave #3:5:30 - 7:30 PM* *must register for wave #3 by 3:30 of that day. Capacity will be limited for each session. Everyone who will be entering the facility will be required to register for a swim wave, regardless if they are swimming. We ask that each patron come to the pool dressed and ready to swim. Both members and non-members can register for only one swim wave per day (subject to change). 
 
Monday July 13, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 4 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Art Ventures Summer Camp (Ages 5-12) - Art-ventures
UPDATE 6/5: This program will now have a meal break that will be from 12:00-12:30pm. The instructor(s) are required to wear face masks (children do not have to wear face masks). Children will be spread out during the Art-Ventures. The instructor(s) will clean/disinfect high touch surface areas and pre-screen all participants prior to the start of the program. Theme: Amazing Faces and PlacesOh, the places we'll go! Art explorers travel to some pretty weird places while creating some wicked cool art forms dating back to when art began. Discover weird gargoyle faces and visit the amazing castles of Scotland. Experience cave painting and fossil making. Make worry dolls and totem poles. Learn about Oaxacan alebrijes while designing T-shirts. Sculpt and paint colorful Mexican pots, make bark paintings and create Haitian sequined banners. This is our most creative and original art-venture week!Bring: An old over-sized T-shirt to use as a smock, a nut-free snack with drink and a bagged lunch each day.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 4
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 4 - Week 4 - Chills and Thrills
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 4 - Chills and Thrills July 13 - July 17During the 4th week of Explorer's Day Camp, our campers will be packed full of excitement! Our entertainer Jason Tardy who performs a different style of juggling that will keep the campers shocked. Jason tardy also juggles with fire and does fire breathing tricks! Our Friday entertainer will be the Rolling Video Game Truck which will also include the Foam Cannon Party! Campers will also be treated with sno cones this week and competing against our camp counselors in a variety of games like dodgeball and kickball! Week 4: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Tuesday July 14, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 4 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Art Ventures Summer Camp (Ages 5-12) - Art-ventures
UPDATE 6/5: This program will now have a meal break that will be from 12:00-12:30pm. The instructor(s) are required to wear face masks (children do not have to wear face masks). Children will be spread out during the Art-Ventures. The instructor(s) will clean/disinfect high touch surface areas and pre-screen all participants prior to the start of the program. Theme: Amazing Faces and PlacesOh, the places we'll go! Art explorers travel to some pretty weird places while creating some wicked cool art forms dating back to when art began. Discover weird gargoyle faces and visit the amazing castles of Scotland. Experience cave painting and fossil making. Make worry dolls and totem poles. Learn about Oaxacan alebrijes while designing T-shirts. Sculpt and paint colorful Mexican pots, make bark paintings and create Haitian sequined banners. This is our most creative and original art-venture week!Bring: An old over-sized T-shirt to use as a smock, a nut-free snack with drink and a bagged lunch each day.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 4
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 4 - Week 4 - Chills and Thrills
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 4 - Chills and Thrills July 13 - July 17During the 4th week of Explorer's Day Camp, our campers will be packed full of excitement! Our entertainer Jason Tardy who performs a different style of juggling that will keep the campers shocked. Jason tardy also juggles with fire and does fire breathing tricks! Our Friday entertainer will be the Rolling Video Game Truck which will also include the Foam Cannon Party! Campers will also be treated with sno cones this week and competing against our camp counselors in a variety of games like dodgeball and kickball! Week 4: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Wednesday July 15, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 4 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Art Ventures Summer Camp (Ages 5-12) - Art-ventures
UPDATE 6/5: This program will now have a meal break that will be from 12:00-12:30pm. The instructor(s) are required to wear face masks (children do not have to wear face masks). Children will be spread out during the Art-Ventures. The instructor(s) will clean/disinfect high touch surface areas and pre-screen all participants prior to the start of the program. Theme: Amazing Faces and PlacesOh, the places we'll go! Art explorers travel to some pretty weird places while creating some wicked cool art forms dating back to when art began. Discover weird gargoyle faces and visit the amazing castles of Scotland. Experience cave painting and fossil making. Make worry dolls and totem poles. Learn about Oaxacan alebrijes while designing T-shirts. Sculpt and paint colorful Mexican pots, make bark paintings and create Haitian sequined banners. This is our most creative and original art-venture week!Bring: An old over-sized T-shirt to use as a smock, a nut-free snack with drink and a bagged lunch each day.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 4
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 4 - Week 4 - Chills and Thrills
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 4 - Chills and Thrills July 13 - July 17During the 4th week of Explorer's Day Camp, our campers will be packed full of excitement! Our entertainer Jason Tardy who performs a different style of juggling that will keep the campers shocked. Jason tardy also juggles with fire and does fire breathing tricks! Our Friday entertainer will be the Rolling Video Game Truck which will also include the Foam Cannon Party! Campers will also be treated with sno cones this week and competing against our camp counselors in a variety of games like dodgeball and kickball! Week 4: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Blood Pressure Screening
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Thursday July 16, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 4 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Art Ventures Summer Camp (Ages 5-12) - Art-ventures
UPDATE 6/5: This program will now have a meal break that will be from 12:00-12:30pm. The instructor(s) are required to wear face masks (children do not have to wear face masks). Children will be spread out during the Art-Ventures. The instructor(s) will clean/disinfect high touch surface areas and pre-screen all participants prior to the start of the program. Theme: Amazing Faces and PlacesOh, the places we'll go! Art explorers travel to some pretty weird places while creating some wicked cool art forms dating back to when art began. Discover weird gargoyle faces and visit the amazing castles of Scotland. Experience cave painting and fossil making. Make worry dolls and totem poles. Learn about Oaxacan alebrijes while designing T-shirts. Sculpt and paint colorful Mexican pots, make bark paintings and create Haitian sequined banners. This is our most creative and original art-venture week!Bring: An old over-sized T-shirt to use as a smock, a nut-free snack with drink and a bagged lunch each day.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 4
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 4 - Week 4 - Chills and Thrills
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 4 - Chills and Thrills July 13 - July 17During the 4th week of Explorer's Day Camp, our campers will be packed full of excitement! Our entertainer Jason Tardy who performs a different style of juggling that will keep the campers shocked. Jason tardy also juggles with fire and does fire breathing tricks! Our Friday entertainer will be the Rolling Video Game Truck which will also include the Foam Cannon Party! Campers will also be treated with sno cones this week and competing against our camp counselors in a variety of games like dodgeball and kickball! Week 4: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Friday July 17, 2020
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Fire Lieutenant Oral Boards
 
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 4 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 12:30 PM    Art Ventures Summer Camp (Ages 5-12) - Art-ventures
UPDATE 6/5: This program will now have a meal break that will be from 12:00-12:30pm. The instructor(s) are required to wear face masks (children do not have to wear face masks). Children will be spread out during the Art-Ventures. The instructor(s) will clean/disinfect high touch surface areas and pre-screen all participants prior to the start of the program. Theme: Amazing Faces and PlacesOh, the places we'll go! Art explorers travel to some pretty weird places while creating some wicked cool art forms dating back to when art began. Discover weird gargoyle faces and visit the amazing castles of Scotland. Experience cave painting and fossil making. Make worry dolls and totem poles. Learn about Oaxacan alebrijes while designing T-shirts. Sculpt and paint colorful Mexican pots, make bark paintings and create Haitian sequined banners. This is our most creative and original art-venture week!Bring: An old over-sized T-shirt to use as a smock, a nut-free snack with drink and a bagged lunch each day.  
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 4
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 4 - Week 4 - Chills and Thrills
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 4 - Chills and Thrills July 13 - July 17During the 4th week of Explorer's Day Camp, our campers will be packed full of excitement! Our entertainer Jason Tardy who performs a different style of juggling that will keep the campers shocked. Jason tardy also juggles with fire and does fire breathing tricks! Our Friday entertainer will be the Rolling Video Game Truck which will also include the Foam Cannon Party! Campers will also be treated with sno cones this week and competing against our camp counselors in a variety of games like dodgeball and kickball! Week 4: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 2 (7/6-7/17) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:30-3:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:45 PM - 5:45 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Saturday July 18, 2020
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Parent & Child
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Pre-school
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:05 PM - 12:50 PM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Level 2
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Sunday July 19, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
3:15 PM - 5:15 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM    Swim Wave Registration: 7/13-7/19 - Swim Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM
Mills Pond Pool Public Swim Wave Registration Please review the following prior to registering for a swim wave:   Pool registration will be available for members at 8 AM the day before the scheduled swim wave. The registration fee will be waived for all members at checkout. The pool wave will be open to the general public (non-members/daily pass) starting at 8 AM the day of the swim wave. Patrons (member or daily pass) may only register for one swim wave per day.  (Update - starting 6/30) Lap Swim: If you are interested in lap swim, click HERE to register for a time. Please note, you must register for a swim wave BEFORE registering for lap swim. If you only sign up for lap swim, you will not be able  to enter the facility.  Anyone entering the facility, whether or not you are swimming, will need to register for a swim wave. You will not be allowed to enter the facility without registration. All guests will need to be a member or pay the daily pool pass fee. We ask all guests to come dressed in their swim suits.  All general and COVID-19 pool rules must be followed. You can view the full set of rules in the additional forms section of this page.  Mills Pond Pool will be "cashless" this summer. Refreshments will still be available for purchase by using Snack Dollars. Snack dollars can be purchased in the "Store" section of this site - your account will automatically be funded.  Complete Mills Pond Pool information can be found HERE.  Please review all information prior to registering for a swim wave. By registering for a swim wave, you are agreeing to follow all guidelines and rules at Mills Pond Pool.  Hours of OperationJune 29-August 25th Monday-FridayWave#1: 1:30-3:30 PM Wave #2: 3:45-5:45 PM Wave #3: 6:00-8:00 PM*Saturday & SundayWave #1: 1:00-3:00 PM Wave #2: 3:15-5:15 PM Wave #3: 5:30-7:30 PM**must register for wave #3 by 3:30 PM of that day. If there are no registrations for the final swim wave, pool will close early.  Daily Pass: Credit will be applied to patron's account if swim wave is cancelled prior to starting or if the pool is closed within 30 minutes of the start of the swim wave. No refunds will be given. Credit will remain on your account and can be applied to future swim wave or program registration. Members: As a member, if at any point you can no longer attend a swim wave you have registered for, please call Mills Pond Pool at 860-693-7844 (during hours of operation) to be taken off the roster for that wave.
 
Monday July 20, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 5 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Soccer Camp (Ages 6-13) - Half Day Soccer
Challenger Sports is bringing summer soccer back to our community with a brand new approach to player development. Challenger's International Soccer camp is a new program that combines the best practices from around the world with an interactive digital coaching component that will accelerate the player's learning experience both on the field and at home. The 5 day camp caters to players of all ages and abilities. We are excited to host Challengers professional international staff to deliver this exciting, fun and challenging program. Click the link for more information and to register today!  Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website. In addition, any child who signs up online before June 20nd qualifies to receive a free International Soccer Jersey. For further information please visit www.challengersports.com. Fees increase by $15 for Half-Day after July 10th. To register click here. Dates: Mon-Thu, 7/20-7/23 (Rain Date: Fri, 7/24)Update (5/28/2020): Please note, camp times have changed. Program will run Monday - Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM (meal time included) with Friday, July 24 scheduled as the rain date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Sports Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 5
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 5 - Week 5 - Spy Academy
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 5 - Spy Academy July 20 - July 24This week Explorer's Day Camp will undergo the Spy Academy. Campers will decipher hidden messages, make their own marshmallow cannons, dodge lasers through a maze, dust for fingerprints and be tested with their abilities in the Spy Obstacle Course. Explorer's Day Camp will have the Rolling Video Game Truck and laser tag visit this week.Week 5: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Food Explorer's (Grades K-6) - Food Explorer's Camp (Ages 7-12)
Spring 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades K-3)Students will explore the food groups in MyPlate! Each class will focus on one food group, starting off with an interactive nutrition activity followed by a hands-on cooking activity. Students will make their own tasty snacks using ingredients from the food group of the day. They will learn the basics of healthy eating with a hands-on approach. This class is nut free! Students will come home with new recipes, new skills, and new knowledge about the food that they eat.Dates:  Wednesdays, 4/22-5/13 Time: 3:40-4:40pmLocation: CBPSFee: $65 R ($75 NR)Spring/Summer- End of School Year 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades 4-6)Spend an evening learning how to make pasta from scratch! Join a Registered Dietitian and learn the ins and outs of kneading, rolling and filling ravioli and also making your own fettuccine. You’ll fill the ravioli with a delicious cheesy filling, and toss the fettuccine in a homemade (nut-free) pesto. Program will be nut free but will contain dairy and eggs.Date:  Tuesday, June 9Time: 3:15-5:15pmLocation: CCC- Room EFee: $25 R ($35 NR)Summer 2020Food Explorer’s Camp (Ages 7-12)Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! You’ll learn the basics of healthy eating and nutrition, while learning how to cook tasty foods. Each day will focus on a food group from MyPlate, using taste tests, games, activities, and hands-on cooking. Each day you’ll make your own snack and lunch! Here are a few examples of what you’ll be making each day: veggie spring rolls, avocado fries, oatmeal yogurt cups, 7-layer dip, and more! All recipes will be nut free.Date: Monday-Friday, 7/20-7/24Times: 2-5pmLocation: CCC- Parks & Recreation RoomFee: $160.00 ($170.00 NR)
 
Tuesday July 21, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 5 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Soccer Camp (Ages 6-13) - Half Day Soccer
Challenger Sports is bringing summer soccer back to our community with a brand new approach to player development. Challenger's International Soccer camp is a new program that combines the best practices from around the world with an interactive digital coaching component that will accelerate the player's learning experience both on the field and at home. The 5 day camp caters to players of all ages and abilities. We are excited to host Challengers professional international staff to deliver this exciting, fun and challenging program. Click the link for more information and to register today!  Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website. In addition, any child who signs up online before June 20nd qualifies to receive a free International Soccer Jersey. For further information please visit www.challengersports.com. Fees increase by $15 for Half-Day after July 10th. To register click here. Dates: Mon-Thu, 7/20-7/23 (Rain Date: Fri, 7/24)Update (5/28/2020): Please note, camp times have changed. Program will run Monday - Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM (meal time included) with Friday, July 24 scheduled as the rain date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Sports Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 5
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 5 - Week 5 - Spy Academy
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 5 - Spy Academy July 20 - July 24This week Explorer's Day Camp will undergo the Spy Academy. Campers will decipher hidden messages, make their own marshmallow cannons, dodge lasers through a maze, dust for fingerprints and be tested with their abilities in the Spy Obstacle Course. Explorer's Day Camp will have the Rolling Video Game Truck and laser tag visit this week.Week 5: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Food Explorer's (Grades K-6) - Food Explorer's Camp (Ages 7-12)
Spring 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades K-3)Students will explore the food groups in MyPlate! Each class will focus on one food group, starting off with an interactive nutrition activity followed by a hands-on cooking activity. Students will make their own tasty snacks using ingredients from the food group of the day. They will learn the basics of healthy eating with a hands-on approach. This class is nut free! Students will come home with new recipes, new skills, and new knowledge about the food that they eat.Dates:  Wednesdays, 4/22-5/13 Time: 3:40-4:40pmLocation: CBPSFee: $65 R ($75 NR)Spring/Summer- End of School Year 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades 4-6)Spend an evening learning how to make pasta from scratch! Join a Registered Dietitian and learn the ins and outs of kneading, rolling and filling ravioli and also making your own fettuccine. You’ll fill the ravioli with a delicious cheesy filling, and toss the fettuccine in a homemade (nut-free) pesto. Program will be nut free but will contain dairy and eggs.Date:  Tuesday, June 9Time: 3:15-5:15pmLocation: CCC- Room EFee: $25 R ($35 NR)Summer 2020Food Explorer’s Camp (Ages 7-12)Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! You’ll learn the basics of healthy eating and nutrition, while learning how to cook tasty foods. Each day will focus on a food group from MyPlate, using taste tests, games, activities, and hands-on cooking. Each day you’ll make your own snack and lunch! Here are a few examples of what you’ll be making each day: veggie spring rolls, avocado fries, oatmeal yogurt cups, 7-layer dip, and more! All recipes will be nut free.Date: Monday-Friday, 7/20-7/24Times: 2-5pmLocation: CCC- Parks & Recreation RoomFee: $160.00 ($170.00 NR)
 
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM    Board of Ethics
 
Wednesday July 22, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 5 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Soccer Camp (Ages 6-13) - Half Day Soccer
Challenger Sports is bringing summer soccer back to our community with a brand new approach to player development. Challenger's International Soccer camp is a new program that combines the best practices from around the world with an interactive digital coaching component that will accelerate the player's learning experience both on the field and at home. The 5 day camp caters to players of all ages and abilities. We are excited to host Challengers professional international staff to deliver this exciting, fun and challenging program. Click the link for more information and to register today!  Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website. In addition, any child who signs up online before June 20nd qualifies to receive a free International Soccer Jersey. For further information please visit www.challengersports.com. Fees increase by $15 for Half-Day after July 10th. To register click here. Dates: Mon-Thu, 7/20-7/23 (Rain Date: Fri, 7/24)Update (5/28/2020): Please note, camp times have changed. Program will run Monday - Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM (meal time included) with Friday, July 24 scheduled as the rain date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Sports Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 5
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 5 - Week 5 - Spy Academy
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 5 - Spy Academy July 20 - July 24This week Explorer's Day Camp will undergo the Spy Academy. Campers will decipher hidden messages, make their own marshmallow cannons, dodge lasers through a maze, dust for fingerprints and be tested with their abilities in the Spy Obstacle Course. Explorer's Day Camp will have the Rolling Video Game Truck and laser tag visit this week.Week 5: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Blood Pressure Screening
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Food Explorer's (Grades K-6) - Food Explorer's Camp (Ages 7-12)
Spring 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades K-3)Students will explore the food groups in MyPlate! Each class will focus on one food group, starting off with an interactive nutrition activity followed by a hands-on cooking activity. Students will make their own tasty snacks using ingredients from the food group of the day. They will learn the basics of healthy eating with a hands-on approach. This class is nut free! Students will come home with new recipes, new skills, and new knowledge about the food that they eat.Dates:  Wednesdays, 4/22-5/13 Time: 3:40-4:40pmLocation: CBPSFee: $65 R ($75 NR)Spring/Summer- End of School Year 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades 4-6)Spend an evening learning how to make pasta from scratch! Join a Registered Dietitian and learn the ins and outs of kneading, rolling and filling ravioli and also making your own fettuccine. You’ll fill the ravioli with a delicious cheesy filling, and toss the fettuccine in a homemade (nut-free) pesto. Program will be nut free but will contain dairy and eggs.Date:  Tuesday, June 9Time: 3:15-5:15pmLocation: CCC- Room EFee: $25 R ($35 NR)Summer 2020Food Explorer’s Camp (Ages 7-12)Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! You’ll learn the basics of healthy eating and nutrition, while learning how to cook tasty foods. Each day will focus on a food group from MyPlate, using taste tests, games, activities, and hands-on cooking. Each day you’ll make your own snack and lunch! Here are a few examples of what you’ll be making each day: veggie spring rolls, avocado fries, oatmeal yogurt cups, 7-layer dip, and more! All recipes will be nut free.Date: Monday-Friday, 7/20-7/24Times: 2-5pmLocation: CCC- Parks & Recreation RoomFee: $160.00 ($170.00 NR)
 
7:00 PM - 9:45 PM    Board of Selectmen
 
Thursday July 23, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 5 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Soccer Camp (Ages 6-13) - Half Day Soccer
Challenger Sports is bringing summer soccer back to our community with a brand new approach to player development. Challenger's International Soccer camp is a new program that combines the best practices from around the world with an interactive digital coaching component that will accelerate the player's learning experience both on the field and at home. The 5 day camp caters to players of all ages and abilities. We are excited to host Challengers professional international staff to deliver this exciting, fun and challenging program. Click the link for more information and to register today!  Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website. In addition, any child who signs up online before June 20nd qualifies to receive a free International Soccer Jersey. For further information please visit www.challengersports.com. Fees increase by $15 for Half-Day after July 10th. To register click here. Dates: Mon-Thu, 7/20-7/23 (Rain Date: Fri, 7/24)Update (5/28/2020): Please note, camp times have changed. Program will run Monday - Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM (meal time included) with Friday, July 24 scheduled as the rain date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Sports Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 5
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 5 - Week 5 - Spy Academy
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 5 - Spy Academy July 20 - July 24This week Explorer's Day Camp will undergo the Spy Academy. Campers will decipher hidden messages, make their own marshmallow cannons, dodge lasers through a maze, dust for fingerprints and be tested with their abilities in the Spy Obstacle Course. Explorer's Day Camp will have the Rolling Video Game Truck and laser tag visit this week.Week 5: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM    Red Cross Blood Drive
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Food Explorer's (Grades K-6) - Food Explorer's Camp (Ages 7-12)
Spring 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades K-3)Students will explore the food groups in MyPlate! Each class will focus on one food group, starting off with an interactive nutrition activity followed by a hands-on cooking activity. Students will make their own tasty snacks using ingredients from the food group of the day. They will learn the basics of healthy eating with a hands-on approach. This class is nut free! Students will come home with new recipes, new skills, and new knowledge about the food that they eat.Dates:  Wednesdays, 4/22-5/13 Time: 3:40-4:40pmLocation: CBPSFee: $65 R ($75 NR)Spring/Summer- End of School Year 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades 4-6)Spend an evening learning how to make pasta from scratch! Join a Registered Dietitian and learn the ins and outs of kneading, rolling and filling ravioli and also making your own fettuccine. You’ll fill the ravioli with a delicious cheesy filling, and toss the fettuccine in a homemade (nut-free) pesto. Program will be nut free but will contain dairy and eggs.Date:  Tuesday, June 9Time: 3:15-5:15pmLocation: CCC- Room EFee: $25 R ($35 NR)Summer 2020Food Explorer’s Camp (Ages 7-12)Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! You’ll learn the basics of healthy eating and nutrition, while learning how to cook tasty foods. Each day will focus on a food group from MyPlate, using taste tests, games, activities, and hands-on cooking. Each day you’ll make your own snack and lunch! Here are a few examples of what you’ll be making each day: veggie spring rolls, avocado fries, oatmeal yogurt cups, 7-layer dip, and more! All recipes will be nut free.Date: Monday-Friday, 7/20-7/24Times: 2-5pmLocation: CCC- Parks & Recreation RoomFee: $160.00 ($170.00 NR)
 
Friday July 24, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 5 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Soccer Camp (Ages 6-13) - Half Day Soccer
Challenger Sports is bringing summer soccer back to our community with a brand new approach to player development. Challenger's International Soccer camp is a new program that combines the best practices from around the world with an interactive digital coaching component that will accelerate the player's learning experience both on the field and at home. The 5 day camp caters to players of all ages and abilities. We are excited to host Challengers professional international staff to deliver this exciting, fun and challenging program. Click the link for more information and to register today!  Each camper will receive a FREE camp T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster, individual skills performance evaluation and free access to an educational soccer website. In addition, any child who signs up online before June 20nd qualifies to receive a free International Soccer Jersey. For further information please visit www.challengersports.com. Fees increase by $15 for Half-Day after July 10th. To register click here. Dates: Mon-Thu, 7/20-7/23 (Rain Date: Fri, 7/24)Update (5/28/2020): Please note, camp times have changed. Program will run Monday - Thursday from 9 AM to 1 PM (meal time included) with Friday, July 24 scheduled as the rain date. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Challenger Sports Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 5
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 5 - Week 5 - Spy Academy
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 5 - Spy Academy July 20 - July 24This week Explorer's Day Camp will undergo the Spy Academy. Campers will decipher hidden messages, make their own marshmallow cannons, dodge lasers through a maze, dust for fingerprints and be tested with their abilities in the Spy Obstacle Course. Explorer's Day Camp will have the Rolling Video Game Truck and laser tag visit this week.Week 5: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Food Explorer's (Grades K-6) - Food Explorer's Camp (Ages 7-12)
Spring 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades K-3)Students will explore the food groups in MyPlate! Each class will focus on one food group, starting off with an interactive nutrition activity followed by a hands-on cooking activity. Students will make their own tasty snacks using ingredients from the food group of the day. They will learn the basics of healthy eating with a hands-on approach. This class is nut free! Students will come home with new recipes, new skills, and new knowledge about the food that they eat.Dates:  Wednesdays, 4/22-5/13 Time: 3:40-4:40pmLocation: CBPSFee: $65 R ($75 NR)Spring/Summer- End of School Year 2020Food Explorer’s (Grades 4-6)Spend an evening learning how to make pasta from scratch! Join a Registered Dietitian and learn the ins and outs of kneading, rolling and filling ravioli and also making your own fettuccine. You’ll fill the ravioli with a delicious cheesy filling, and toss the fettuccine in a homemade (nut-free) pesto. Program will be nut free but will contain dairy and eggs.Date:  Tuesday, June 9Time: 3:15-5:15pmLocation: CCC- Room EFee: $25 R ($35 NR)Summer 2020Food Explorer’s Camp (Ages 7-12)Become a Food Explorer with Registered Dietitian, Katie Shepherd! You’ll learn the basics of healthy eating and nutrition, while learning how to cook tasty foods. Each day will focus on a food group from MyPlate, using taste tests, games, activities, and hands-on cooking. Each day you’ll make your own snack and lunch! Here are a few examples of what you’ll be making each day: veggie spring rolls, avocado fries, oatmeal yogurt cups, 7-layer dip, and more! All recipes will be nut free.Date: Monday-Friday, 7/20-7/24Times: 2-5pmLocation: CCC- Parks & Recreation RoomFee: $160.00 ($170.00 NR)
 
Saturday July 25, 2020
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Parent & Child
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Pre-school
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:05 PM - 12:50 PM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Level 2
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
Monday July 27, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 6 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    LEGO Summer Camp Pokemon (Grades K-5) - Pokemon LEGO
STEM + Pokémon w/LEGO® Materials: FULL DAYPrepare for a full-day LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build projects inspired by cool machines such as: chugging Steamboats, enchanting Moon Bridges, and bustling Airports. Then join Ash and Pikachu as you explore the vast world of Pokémon, design your own Poké Balls, and fly with Charizard. Engineering and Pokémon adventure are the focus of this new full-day themed camp for LEGO® fanatics!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 6
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 6 - Week 6 - Extreme Week
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 6 - Extreme Week July 27 - July 31 Week 6 of Explorer's Day Camp will go to the extreme with Adventure Bound bringing a carnival to Mills Pond Park that will feature a bounce house, a DJ, carnival games and prizes! Rolling Video Games will bring back their Foam Cannon Party on Friday with the video game truck. Campers will also make kites, tie dye articles of clothing they bring, sand art necklaces and participate in water balloon activities.  Week 6: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session I
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Tuesday July 28, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 6 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    LEGO Summer Camp Pokemon (Grades K-5) - Pokemon LEGO
STEM + Pokémon w/LEGO® Materials: FULL DAYPrepare for a full-day LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build projects inspired by cool machines such as: chugging Steamboats, enchanting Moon Bridges, and bustling Airports. Then join Ash and Pikachu as you explore the vast world of Pokémon, design your own Poké Balls, and fly with Charizard. Engineering and Pokémon adventure are the focus of this new full-day themed camp for LEGO® fanatics!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 6
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 6 - Week 6 - Extreme Week
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 6 - Extreme Week July 27 - July 31 Week 6 of Explorer's Day Camp will go to the extreme with Adventure Bound bringing a carnival to Mills Pond Park that will feature a bounce house, a DJ, carnival games and prizes! Rolling Video Games will bring back their Foam Cannon Party on Friday with the video game truck. Campers will also make kites, tie dye articles of clothing they bring, sand art necklaces and participate in water balloon activities.  Week 6: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session I
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Wednesday July 29, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 6 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    LEGO Summer Camp Pokemon (Grades K-5) - Pokemon LEGO
STEM + Pokémon w/LEGO® Materials: FULL DAYPrepare for a full-day LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build projects inspired by cool machines such as: chugging Steamboats, enchanting Moon Bridges, and bustling Airports. Then join Ash and Pikachu as you explore the vast world of Pokémon, design your own Poké Balls, and fly with Charizard. Engineering and Pokémon adventure are the focus of this new full-day themed camp for LEGO® fanatics!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 6
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 6 - Week 6 - Extreme Week
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 6 - Extreme Week July 27 - July 31 Week 6 of Explorer's Day Camp will go to the extreme with Adventure Bound bringing a carnival to Mills Pond Park that will feature a bounce house, a DJ, carnival games and prizes! Rolling Video Games will bring back their Foam Cannon Party on Friday with the video game truck. Campers will also make kites, tie dye articles of clothing they bring, sand art necklaces and participate in water balloon activities.  Week 6: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Blood Pressure Screening
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session I
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Canton Emergency Fuel Bank
 
Thursday July 30, 2020
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 6 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    LEGO Summer Camp Pokemon (Grades K-5) - Pokemon LEGO
STEM + Pokémon w/LEGO® Materials: FULL DAYPrepare for a full-day LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build projects inspired by cool machines such as: chugging Steamboats, enchanting Moon Bridges, and bustling Airports. Then join Ash and Pikachu as you explore the vast world of Pokémon, design your own Poké Balls, and fly with Charizard. Engineering and Pokémon adventure are the focus of this new full-day themed camp for LEGO® fanatics!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 6
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 6 - Week 6 - Extreme Week
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 6 - Extreme Week July 27 - July 31 Week 6 of Explorer's Day Camp will go to the extreme with Adventure Bound bringing a carnival to Mills Pond Park that will feature a bounce house, a DJ, carnival games and prizes! Rolling Video Games will bring back their Foam Cannon Party on Friday with the video game truck. Campers will also make kites, tie dye articles of clothing they bring, sand art necklaces and participate in water balloon activities.  Week 6: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session I
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Friday July 31, 2020
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Fire Lieutenant Oral Boards
 
8:15 AM - 9:00 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flutterers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM    Dusky Dolphins - Stroke Clinic - Flippers
This year Dusky Dolphins will be structured a little differently to ensure that proper social distancing of participants and coaches can be maintained. Though this will not be a traditional swim team with meets, this program is a great way for children to work on become stronger swimmers. The focus will be on improving technique, speed and stroke refinement while having a safe and fun time in the water. The Dusky Dolphins coaches will be leading the clinics throughout the summer! The stroke clinic will be divided into two groups. Please review the options and register your child for the appropriate level. Flippers: Geared towards beginner swimmers 6-9 years old. Swimmers should be comfortable in the water and be able to swim a complete lap (width). They will learn the foundations of competitive swimming including all four competitive strokes will be taught as well as the corresponding starts, finishes and/or turns. This group will have a ton of fun gaining strength, skill endurance, speed and confidence!Flutterers: For swimmers 10-14. Clinics will include smiles and laughter as the swimmers gain knowledge, stroke technique, strength and speed in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and finishes.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp (Ages 3-5) - Week 6 Morning Tots
UPDATE 6/2: Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp will be 9am-12pm this Summer due to COVID19. Our staff will wear face masks (campers are not required to wear face masks) and extensive cleaning of high touch areas will take place. Pre-Screening will be required every morning at drop off. Spots are limited this summer, so register soon! Tiny Tots will be held daily at the Canton Community Center- Room D, and not be at Mills Pond Pool this Summer. There will be no pool time this Summer due to the wade pool being closed for the Summer Season.   Tiny Tots Pre-School Camp is a safe, nurturing, and fun environment for your 3-5 year old child while helping them develop separation skills. Tiny Tots prides itself on being a smaller camp with excellent ratios of camper to counselor to ensure your tiny tot receives personalized attention at every point of the day!  Breakdown Schedule for Tiny Tots:  Mondays: Interactive themed craft   Tuesdays: Interactive themed craft    Wednesdays: Book Buddies or education through play day Thursdays: STEAM Day  Friday: Music and Sensory day *Activities are subject to change this summer due to COVID19*      Early Bird prices have ended, below are the current prices.    Per Week: $140   Total Tots Package (Includes all 9-weeks of camp for 9am-12pm): $999  
 
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM    LEGO Summer Camp Pokemon (Grades K-5) - Pokemon LEGO
STEM + Pokémon w/LEGO® Materials: FULL DAYPrepare for a full-day LEGO® camp packed with hands-on and minds-on STEM fun! Build projects inspired by cool machines such as: chugging Steamboats, enchanting Moon Bridges, and bustling Airports. Then join Ash and Pikachu as you explore the vast world of Pokémon, design your own Poké Balls, and fly with Charizard. Engineering and Pokémon adventure are the focus of this new full-day themed camp for LEGO® fanatics!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 6
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 6 - Week 6 - Extreme Week
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 6 - Extreme Week July 27 - July 31 Week 6 of Explorer's Day Camp will go to the extreme with Adventure Bound bringing a carnival to Mills Pond Park that will feature a bounce house, a DJ, carnival games and prizes! Rolling Video Games will bring back their Foam Cannon Party on Friday with the video game truck. Campers will also make kites, tie dye articles of clothing they bring, sand art necklaces and participate in water balloon activities.  Week 6: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 3 (7/20-7/31) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian).  • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session I
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Saturday August 1, 2020
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Parent & Child
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Pre-school
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:05 PM - 12:50 PM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Level 2
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
Monday August 3, 2020
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 12:45 PM    Skyhawks Mini-Hawk: Soccer, Basketball & Baseball (Ages 5-7) - Mini-Hawks: Session II
Space is limited! Don't wait, register today! This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. The Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.  Update (5/28/2020): First session of this camp has been cancelled. The 8/03-8/06 session will still be run. Please note, camp dates/times change. Friday, 8/07 will be a rain date option only. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    MiniHawks Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 7
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 7 - Week 7 - Summer Olympics
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 7 - Summer Olympics August 3 - August 7While professional athletes are partaking in the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Explorer's Day Camp campers will also be participating in Summer Olympics activities right here in Canton! Our entertainer T-Bone will start ot the week with his energetic and crazy stunts he has campers do while he sings. Campers will also get a chance to test their abilities in some Summer Olympic games such as the long jump, hula hooping, shot put, javelin and ring toss. Campers will also get to test their creativity in speed coloring, making bandannas and doing wheelbarrow races. At the end of the week campers will get to test their new abilities against the camp counselors in a friendly game of kickball. Week 7: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session II
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Tuesday August 4, 2020
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 12:45 PM    Skyhawks Mini-Hawk: Soccer, Basketball & Baseball (Ages 5-7) - Mini-Hawks: Session II
Space is limited! Don't wait, register today! This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. The Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.  Update (5/28/2020): First session of this camp has been cancelled. The 8/03-8/06 session will still be run. Please note, camp dates/times change. Friday, 8/07 will be a rain date option only. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    MiniHawks Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 7
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 7 - Week 7 - Summer Olympics
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 7 - Summer Olympics August 3 - August 7While professional athletes are partaking in the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Explorer's Day Camp campers will also be participating in Summer Olympics activities right here in Canton! Our entertainer T-Bone will start ot the week with his energetic and crazy stunts he has campers do while he sings. Campers will also get a chance to test their abilities in some Summer Olympic games such as the long jump, hula hooping, shot put, javelin and ring toss. Campers will also get to test their creativity in speed coloring, making bandannas and doing wheelbarrow races. At the end of the week campers will get to test their new abilities against the camp counselors in a friendly game of kickball. Week 7: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session II
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    First Kicks Soccer (ages 5 & 6) - First Kicks Soccer (5 & 6)
First Kicks Soccer (ages 5 & 6)Program has been postponed until 8/04This special program will feature fun activities designed to maximize instruction, develop basic technical skills and build a love for the game. At this age, our curriculum will challenge young players to focus on skills like dribbling, passing, shooting, ball control, decision-making and creativity. Team play is fostered through group exercises and small sided non-competitive games.
 
Wednesday August 5, 2020
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 12:45 PM    Skyhawks Mini-Hawk: Soccer, Basketball & Baseball (Ages 5-7) - Mini-Hawks: Session II
Space is limited! Don't wait, register today! This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. The Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.  Update (5/28/2020): First session of this camp has been cancelled. The 8/03-8/06 session will still be run. Please note, camp dates/times change. Friday, 8/07 will be a rain date option only. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    MiniHawks Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 7
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 7 - Week 7 - Summer Olympics
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 7 - Summer Olympics August 3 - August 7While professional athletes are partaking in the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Explorer's Day Camp campers will also be participating in Summer Olympics activities right here in Canton! Our entertainer T-Bone will start ot the week with his energetic and crazy stunts he has campers do while he sings. Campers will also get a chance to test their abilities in some Summer Olympic games such as the long jump, hula hooping, shot put, javelin and ring toss. Campers will also get to test their creativity in speed coloring, making bandannas and doing wheelbarrow races. At the end of the week campers will get to test their new abilities against the camp counselors in a friendly game of kickball. Week 7: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM    Foodshare
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM    Blood Pressure Screening
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session II
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Thursday August 6, 2020
7:45 AM - 9:45 AM    Canton Main Street
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 12:45 PM    Skyhawks Mini-Hawk: Soccer, Basketball & Baseball (Ages 5-7) - Mini-Hawks: Session II
Space is limited! Don't wait, register today! This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. The Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.  Update (5/28/2020): First session of this camp has been cancelled. The 8/03-8/06 session will still be run. Please note, camp dates/times change. Friday, 8/07 will be a rain date option only. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    MiniHawks Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 7
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 7 - Week 7 - Summer Olympics
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 7 - Summer Olympics August 3 - August 7While professional athletes are partaking in the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Explorer's Day Camp campers will also be participating in Summer Olympics activities right here in Canton! Our entertainer T-Bone will start ot the week with his energetic and crazy stunts he has campers do while he sings. Campers will also get a chance to test their abilities in some Summer Olympic games such as the long jump, hula hooping, shot put, javelin and ring toss. Campers will also get to test their creativity in speed coloring, making bandannas and doing wheelbarrow races. At the end of the week campers will get to test their new abilities against the camp counselors in a friendly game of kickball. Week 7: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Virtual Camp Headquarters
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session II
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Friday August 7, 2020
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #1
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #2
 
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM    Camp Rain Location #3
 
9:00 AM - 12:45 PM    Skyhawks Mini-Hawk: Soccer, Basketball & Baseball (Ages 5-7) - Mini-Hawks: Session II
Space is limited! Don't wait, register today! This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. The Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.  Update (5/28/2020): First session of this camp has been cancelled. The 8/03-8/06 session will still be run. Please note, camp dates/times change. Friday, 8/07 will be a rain date option only. 
 
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM    MiniHawks Camp Rain Location
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program All 9 Weeks
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM    Counselor-in-Training Summer 2020 - C.I.T Program Week 7
What is the C.I.T. program?Canton Parks and Recreation Department is seeking responsible, outgoing, 14-17 year olds interested in working with children in a fun, fast paced, outdoor setting during the summer. C.I.T.’s (Counselors in Training) will assist camp counselors with planning and leading activities, supervising campers both on site and on field trips and other duties as needed. There will also be weekly “Leadership Workshops” to help C.I.T.’s develop leadership skills and team building!Benefits of becoming a C.I.T.Being a C.I.T. is extremely rewarding and is a great resume builder for college. Also, top performing C.I.T.’s will be given preferential consideration during the hiring process when they are eligible to apply for a paid position and openings exist.Application ProcessInterested individuals are required to complete an application form and attach a reference letter from a non-family member (teacher, coach, etc). Applications will be accepted starting January 27, 2020. Application materials must be dropped off to the Parks and Recreation Office by no later than April 24, 2020 to be considered. Candidates will be contacted for interviews on a rolling basis. There are a limited number of C.I.T.’s that will be admitted into the summer 2020 program so do not wait to apply.AdmissionAfter completing an interview, successful candidates will receive an acceptance letter into the C.I.T. program.Candidates must then submit $65.00 per week- a minimum of 3 weeks is required in order to qualify as a candidate.Upon acceptance, if you are interested in doing the entire summer, all 9 weeks of camp, the price will be $520 (one week for free)!
 
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM    Explorers Day Camp | Week 7 - Week 7 - Summer Olympics
UPDATE 5/27: Due to COVID19 Explorer's Summer Camp will not exceed more than 10 children per group with a total of 3 groups. There will be no exceptions, so register soon! Explorer's Day Camp will not be offering Before Care and After Care. Camp will run 9am-4pm daily. Field Trips are also cancelled for the summer. Week 7 - Summer Olympics August 3 - August 7While professional athletes are partaking in the Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, Explorer's Day Camp campers will also be participating in Summer Olympics activities right here in Canton! Our entertainer T-Bone will start ot the week with his energetic and crazy stunts he has campers do while he sings. Campers will also get a chance to test their abilities in some Summer Olympic games such as the long jump, hula hooping, shot put, javelin and ring toss. Campers will also get to test their creativity in speed coloring, making bandannas and doing wheelbarrow races. At the end of the week campers will get to test their new abilities against the camp counselors in a friendly game of kickball. Week 7: $190 | Additional $20.00 for non-residents. ________________________________________________________________________Explorers Day Camp is the perfect opportunity for youth to make new friends, participate in a variety of activities and create memories that last a lifetime! The program includes a variety of outdoor activities at the park including team games, sports, arts & crafts and more. Campers swim daily at Mills Pond Pool; and they enjoy weekly visits from Rolling Videogames Truck or another entertainer! *Activities are subject to change* In the event of bad weather the program may be relocated to the Canton Community Center. Parents will be notified of the new pick up location via e-mail or updates through the Remind Application.For the Remind Application, please download the app on your phone, or you can access the website through an Internet browser. The class code to get in is: @expdaycamp. 
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 3
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 10:40 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Pre-school
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    CRT Community Cafe
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 1
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Level 2
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
10:50 AM - 11:30 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons Session 4 (8/3-8/14) - Parent & Child
American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 40 minutes long• Each session is 2 weeks long meeting Monday-Friday• Lessons are held rain or shine; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM    Warrior Hoops School - Summer Basketball Camps - Warrior Hoop School - Session II
Warrior Hoop School - Session I Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9July 27-30 , 4:00 - 8:00 PM  (Friday, 7/31: Rain Date) Warrior Hoop School - Session II Boys & Girls - Grades 3-9August 03-06, 4:00 - 8:00 PM   (Friday, 8/7: Rain Date) The Warrior Hoops School will focus on building campers' basketball skills through stations, fun competitions, and games.  Campers will participate in daily stations followed by competitions and games.  Each day there will be a guest lecturer in the afternoon followed by a skills segment based on the lecture. Campers will get a camp t-shirt and daily ice cream freeze pop!Both Camps will be held at the Canton High School gym. Camps run by Canton High School Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Craig Archambault. Camp staff will include former and current basketball players and coaches. Update (6/10/2020): Dates and times have been updated for this program. Anyone registered prior to 6/01 has been credited for the difference in price. Please note, this camp is still dependent on Phase 2 reopening and approval by state and local health departments for this specific sports camp. If sessions are cancelled, participants will be credited the full amount - refunds upon request.  All guardians will need to complete the COVID-19 consent form. 
 
Saturday August 8, 2020
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Parent & Child
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Pre-school
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.
 
12:05 PM - 12:50 PM    Red Cross Swim Lessons- Saturdays (7/11-8/15) - Level 2
Update (6/04/2020): Saturday swim lessons have been updated. Lessons are 45 minutes long for six classes. Price has been adjusted to reflect change in number of classes. Participants who were already registered have been credited for the difference. American Red Cross Learn to SwimAll swim lessons will require a parent/guardian to be in the water with the participant at all times (exception: Level 3 - swimmer must be able to swim the width of the pool unassisted. Parents will be asked to participate during the back stroke/float portion on select days - schedule will be discussed with parent/guardian). • All lessons are 45 minutes long• Lessons are held rain or shine and on holiday; in the event of a lighting or thunder storm class will be cancelled• Note: There are no make-up classes and students may not attend other classes; we do not pro-rate swimming lessons• Fee: $72.00 per session (Pool members pay $57.00 per session)* Be sure to register for a pool membership first to get a discount*Parent & Child: For children 6 months old through 4 years old and their parent (s). Class is a mix of songs and instruction to get your child comfortable in the water.Pre-School: For children ages 3 to 5 years old. Teaches elementary aquatic skills and builds on the fundamentals needed for level 1.Level 1: For children ages 5 & up. Teaches basic water safety and skills to help children feel comfortable in the water.Level 2: For children ages 5 & up. Participants build on fundamental skills and will learn to float without support and to recover in a vertical position. Students begin working on the foundation for stroke development.Level 3: For children ages 5 & up. Participants will learn survival float, swim the front crawl and elementary backstroke. They will be introduced to scissors and dolphin kicks.