Youth Programs

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Participating in Youth Programs at Amherst Recreation is special because we understand that helping to build strong kids, builds strong communities. From science to football, we take great care in finding wonderful instructors who know the value of developing programs that don’t just teach the skill, they also help develop the whole child. 

Spring and Summer sports are open for enrollment NOW! Click the register here button to sign up!

Summer ArtVentures for Kids Paired with Mad Science for a Full Day Option! (AgeS 5-12) 

With a dash of whimsy and a dollop of fun, we help art explorers think creatively about art and the amazing role it plays in our wonderful world! ArtVenture’s talented instructors provide unique and original art experiences using quality art materials. Inspires children to create art that is uniquely their own. Fosters creativity through exposure to a variety of art tools, techniques and materials. Programs include T-shirt creations and 2 or 3 awesome works of art each day.

Dates: Five 1-Week Sessions - 7/5/2021 - 8/6/2021 

When: 9:00 am - 12:000 pm, Monday-Friday Meeting Outdoors at Mill River Pavilion (85 Montague Rd., Amherst) 

Fee: $170 for half day $290 for full day! All materials included 


 Junior Soccer Academy is back to offer FREE soccer clinics! The Junior Academy Program is designed to provide entry-level experience into club soccer. Each player will be challenged in a fun, safe, professional coaching environment so that each player will reach their own potential. The focus is on ball mastery and skill/technique development. Click here to learn more and sign up your players!

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Summer Camp Information is available HERE