Summer activities for kids !
Clinton Public Library YOUTH PROGRAMS
306 8th Avenue South , Clinton 563-242-8441
Pre-K Storytime - Join us in the Youth Department on Wednesdays at 10:30am for fun songs , books , a craft and a puppet show .
Afternoon Adventures - Geared for kids in kindergarten to 6th grade . Join us on Wednesday afternoons at 2:30-4:00pm for fun exploration and activities .
Thursday , June 2nd at 1:30pm : Turtles with Clinton County Conservation .
Wednesday , June 15th at 1pm : Lots of Layers Come and learn about collage by creating a paper pizza with staff from the ISU Extension Office .
Wednesday , June 22nd at 10:30am : Storytime with KQPT-PBS . Learn about public television with storytime and a craft with our local PBS !
Wednesday , July 27th at 1:30pm : Hawks with Clinton County Conservation .
Felix Adler Discovery Center
332 8th Avenue South , Clinton 563-243-3600
Funtime Fridays 10:30 am Funtime Saturdays 10:30 am
Storytime and activities designed for young children and their grown-ups . All ages are welcome ! Each week a new theme and activity . Stop by and enjoy , no registration required . Program is free with museum admission . Follow our Facebook page for updates !
SAFETY TOWN 2022 Parks & Recreation Department
Ericksen Community Center 1401 11th Avenue North , Clinton 563-243-1260
This special course designed for children entering Kindergarten in the Fall 2022 , is 5 days of learning how to be safe and becoming familiar with safety services guided by teen instructors , many of whom are Safety Town graduates themselves ! The course is organized into four 30 minute activities . Topics include crossing the street , fire , bike safety , stranger safety AND be visited by community service & safety personnel . Children will learn by classroom instruction , video and practice in ‘ cars ’ & on foot in “ The Town ”. On Thursday , drop off and pick up at the Riverview Pool , 101 S . 1st St . We will learn pool safety and save sometime to swim . Parents are welcomed to stay with us as long , or as short , as they desire . We ’ d like parents to join us on Day # 1 for orientation , first minutes of Monday and on Day # 5 for graduation , last
30 min on Friday . $ 35 per child - Checks payable to : ‘ Clinton Parks & Recreation Dept .’ Limit - 30 students per session . [ Note : all students must be toilet trained .] DAYS : Monday thru Friday , Drop off by 9am , Pickup at 11:30 am
Session # 1 : July 11-15 9am-11:30am ( Online and in person registration closes July 7 ) Session # 2 : July 18-22 9am-11:30am ( Online and in person registration closes July 14 ) Session # 3 : July 25-29 9am-11:30am ( Online and in person registration closes July 21 )
Sawmill Museum Early Out Programs
2231 Grant Street , Clinton 563-242-0343
The National Mississippi River Museum Join us every last Wednesday of the month from March through July from 4-5pm . The National Mississippi River Museum will be teaming up with the Sawmill Museum for our after school programs . Included in admission .
May 25 : Invertebrates June 29 : Draw a Critter July 27 : Mississippi River Life
The Putnam Museum Join us every 2nd Wednesday of the month , April through August from 4-5pm ! The Putnam Museum will be teaming up with the Sawmill Museum for our after school programs . Included in admission .
June 8 : Geology Rocks ! July 13 : Lunar Lander Engineering Design Challenge and Craters with a Real Meteorite
www . thesawmillmuseum . org
Showboat Theatre Deckhand Program for Teens
303 Riverview Drive , Clinton 563-242-6760
THE DECKHAND PROGRAM FOR TEENS is an opportunity for high school students to observe & participate in all areas of a professional theatre company . There is no cost to participate . This year , the program will have two sessions , and any teen interested in any aspect of theatre production is welcome to join – not just performers . Teens may sign up for one or both sessions , and all Deckhands will be invited to a final week of mastern classes with professional artists from July 26 through July 30 . Interested teens may also work as apprentices on our mainstage productions in various departments , when scheduling permits . The Deckhand season will include two full productions . Interested students should register at www . clintonshowboat . org / education . html
Deckhand Session 1 : Don ’ t Let The Pigeon Drive The Bus Time commitment : June 4 - June 25 ( Performances on June 22 , 23 , 24 , 25 , Library Visits / Events : Camanche Public Library - Wed ., June 8 at 2 pm )
Deckhand Session 2 : Dragons Love Tacos Time commitment : June 26 - July 23 ( Performances on July 13 , 14 , 15 , 16 & 22 , 23 ( Participatory Workshop Version ) Weeklong workshop July 18-23 . Library Visits / Events : Camanche Public Library - Wednesday , July 6 at 2 pm
Deckhand Masterclass Week ( July 26-30 ) Tuesday through Saturday masterclass series exclusively for teens who participate in one or both of our deckhand session . Ends with celebration of summer Deckhand program .
Ericksen Center Swim Lessons
1401 11th Avenue North , Clinton 563-243-1260
Private / One on One Swim Lessons @ Riverview Pool : June 20-24 , June 27-July 1 , July 11-15 , July 18-22 , July 25-29 Times : 10:30 , 11am , 11:30am , Noon , 6pm , 6:30pm ( times vary for different weeks ) Register at ECC or online at www . cityofclintoniowa . us / departments / recreation FEE : $ 45 Register by Thursday at noon for the following week lesson . Space limited . DAYS : M-T-W-TH , rain make-up day on Friday REG MAX : 6 openings per session , per start time
Ywca Swim Lessons
317 7th Avenue South , Clinton 563-212-4001
YWCA Clinton offers swim lessons for all ages and skill levels ! To register , call us at 563-242-2110 , visit our front desk or go to our website ay ywcaclinton . org .
Twice Weekly Sessions for 3 Weeks :
1st Session Registration : June 6-12 1st Session Lessons : June 13-30
2nd Session Registration : July 5-10 2nd Session Lessons : July 11-28
3rd Session Registration : July 25-31 3rd Session Lessons : August 1-18
Once weekly session for 6 weeks : Session Registration : June 6-12 Sessions : June 13-July 30
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