SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield-Greene County Parks Department’s School, Parks Are Reaching Communities section (SPARC) offers a number of programs this winter when school is scheduled off or in the event of cancelation due to snow.
Winter Break Program
Open to any child in the area K-5th grade, the program runs 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Monday, Dec. 27 through Thursday, Dec. 30, for $12/child per day. Participants will enjoy games; arts and crafts; afternoon snack; daily field trips, including bowling, roller skating and indoor swimming. Participants should bring their own sack lunch each day. The Winter Break Program is held at Oak Grove Community Center, 1538 S. Oak Grove Ave. Registration is available daily on-site or for the entire week. Oak Grove center also features a new horizontal rock wall and bounce house.
More program details are available at http://bit.ly/gQdEn6 or call (417) 837-5737.
School’s Out Program
Open to any child in the area K-5th grade, children will participate in games, arts and crafts, indoor fun and field trips. The day-long program runs 7 a.m. – 6 p.m., Jan. 14, Jan. 17, Feb. 21, March 21-25 during spring break and on April 22. The cost is $7-$12 per child per day. Children must bring a sack lunch.