Back to the Future - Summer Playground Program


Back to the Future - Summer Playground Program

Back to the Future is a 7 week long FREE summer playground program held from July 6th to August 21st. The program will be offered Monday - Friday between 9:00a.m - 3:00p.m. This playground program is designed to engage youth ages 6-12. This program is NOT a supplementation of child care.  The program is subject to close without advanced notice due to weather, low staff or change in Governor's Orders. Parents or guardians need to be able to pick up quickly in the event of rapid unpredicted weather or medical incident. Chronic tardiness may result in termination from the program. Activities for the program will include but are not limited to rec sports, field games, crafts, water play, dance, gardening, board games and more!

Locations for the program include:         
          Williams Park (59 Bangor St, Augusta, ME 04330)
          Calumet Park (171 Northern Ave, Augusta, ME 04330)
          McCall Park (64 Eastern Ave, Augusta, ME 04330)
          Lincoln School Playground (30 Lincoln St, Augusta, ME 04330)

Each park will have 3 staff with diverse backgrounds on site, with the exclusion of breaks. We'll offer 4 additional staff who will rotate between parks to offer specialized programs outside of what is offered daily. Each site will allow for 30 children to enroll in the program.

Please bring the following items:
  • Water bottle (snacks and drinks, if desired)
  • Backpack with a change of clothes and towel
  • Emergency medications such as, Epi-Pen or Inhaler
  • Sunscreen and a hat
  • Bug spray
  • Appropriate bathing suit and water shoes if needed
Breakfast and lunch will be provided. If a child wishes to bring their own meals and snack that is ok. We do not have refrigeration or means to heat food on site. Unhealthy food such as fast food is discouraged.

We will ask that all families sign a COVID19 waiver. This waiver allows us to monitor children for fevers and illness by taking their temp. Each staff will be trained on proper sanitization and disinfections of equipment and surfaces.

Please register online at Augustaparksrec.com as spots are LIMITED!!