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Tuesday April 20, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Kickball - Kickball
Spend the afternoon playing kickball at Furlong Park.Ages: 8-14 years old Dates: Tuesdays, April 6th, 13th, 20th (Session 1) or             Tuesdays, May 4th, 11th, 18th (Session 2)Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pmLocation: Furlong ParkPrice: $5.00Space is limited to 16*BOTH SESSIONS ARE FILLED, WAIT LIST ONLYSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  If your child attended a summer program with us and you already filled out these forms, you do not need to do them again.  We can use what is on file.Youth Registration Form         COVID-19 waiver
 
11:00 PM - 11:45 PM    School Vacation Street Hockey - Street Hockey @ Collins Cove
Join Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services and Play street hockey during April school Vacation.  No experience required.  We will work of stick handling, passing and shooting. Feel free to bring your own stick or use one of ours.  We suggest that you bring a water bottle. Due to COVID-19, we are limiting the size of this group to 10. This program is weather permitting.Ages: 8-14Dates: Tuesday, April 20th & Wednesday, April 21stTime: 11:00am - 11:45pmLocation: Collins Cove Floor Hockey RinkPrice: $5.00Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  If your child attended a summer program with us and you already filled out these forms, you do not need to do them again.  We can use what is on file.Youth Registration Form         COVID-19 waiver
 
Wednesday April 21, 2021
11:00 PM - 11:45 PM    School Vacation Street Hockey - Street Hockey @ Collins Cove
Join Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services and Play street hockey during April school Vacation.  No experience required.  We will work of stick handling, passing and shooting. Feel free to bring your own stick or use one of ours.  We suggest that you bring a water bottle. Due to COVID-19, we are limiting the size of this group to 10. This program is weather permitting.Ages: 8-14Dates: Tuesday, April 20th & Wednesday, April 21stTime: 11:00am - 11:45pmLocation: Collins Cove Floor Hockey RinkPrice: $5.00Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  If your child attended a summer program with us and you already filled out these forms, you do not need to do them again.  We can use what is on file.Youth Registration Form         COVID-19 waiver
 
Thursday April 22, 2021
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Children's Watercolor Class - Children's Watercolor Class
Join local artist, Linda Abbene for this amazing school vacation art program. Step by Step instruction exploring the illusion of depth and other techniques for the beginner watercolorist.Ages: 8-14Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021  *rain date is Friday, April 23rdTime: 2 class times offered - 10:30am -12:00pm  OR  1:00-2:30PM * the 10:30 class is fullLocation: Winter Island Function HallPrice: $25.00 includes all suppliesSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Staff and participants must comply with all social distancing requirements and remain 6 feet apart- face coverings will be worn at all times- no sharing of equipment- Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Form completed prior to each class.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.  Parents should print this out to use each time.     Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 Waiver form.  These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  If you filled these out for another program this year, you do not need to fill them out again.Registration Form     COVID-19 Waiver- All forms should be returned to kmccarthy@salem.com or left in our drop box located at the front door of the Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.
 
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM    Children's Watercolor Class - Children's Watercolor Class
Join local artist, Linda Abbene for this amazing school vacation art program. Step by Step instruction exploring the illusion of depth and other techniques for the beginner watercolorist.Ages: 8-14Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021  *rain date is Friday, April 23rdTime: 2 class times offered - 10:30am -12:00pm  OR  1:00-2:30PM * the 10:30 class is fullLocation: Winter Island Function HallPrice: $25.00 includes all suppliesSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Staff and participants must comply with all social distancing requirements and remain 6 feet apart- face coverings will be worn at all times- no sharing of equipment- Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Form completed prior to each class.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.  Parents should print this out to use each time.     Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 Waiver form.  These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  If you filled these out for another program this year, you do not need to fill them out again.Registration Form     COVID-19 Waiver- All forms should be returned to kmccarthy@salem.com or left in our drop box located at the front door of the Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.
 
Sunday April 25, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 1st child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 2nd child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
Saturday May 1, 2021
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM    Friends of Salem Woods Saturday Walks - Friends of Salem Woods Walks
The Salem Woods walks will resume on Saturday, April 3rd for the 2021 season.  Members of the Friends of Salem Woods lead a 2.5 mile walk.  Walkers meet at the trail head at the rear of the parking lot at Olde Salem Greens Golf Course.Face coverings will be required.Date: First Saturday, monthly from April 3rd - November 6thTime: 9:00amFee: FreePlace: Salem WoodsNo pre-registration required
 
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM    Junior Artist and Scientist Club at Pioneer Village - Junior Artist and Scientist Club at Pioneer Village
Spring is here and the Junior Artist and Scientist Club will be offering a program at Pioneer Village.  Spend the afternoon with James and Matt doing spring plantings and creating birdhouses.  We will be getting messy and muddy, so dress accordingly.  Please bring a water bottle.Ages: 6-12Date: Saturday, May 1, 2021Time: 12:00-3:00pmLocation: Pioneer VillageCost: $40.00 includes all suppliesInstructors: James Eric Rogers and Matt ColturiSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Staff and participants must comply with all social distancing requirements and remain 6 feet apart- face coverings will be worn at all times- no sharing of equipment- Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Form completed prior to each class.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.  Parents should print this out to use each time.     Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 Waiver form.  These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  If you filled these out for another program this year, you do not need to fill them out again.Registration Form     COVID-19 Waiver- All forms should be returned to kmccarthy@salem.com or left in our drop box located at the front door of the Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.
 
Sunday May 2, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 1st child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 2nd child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
Monday May 3, 2021
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM    After School Outdoor Drama - After School Outdoor Drama
"Join the Theater World" with Jape PayetteCome see what the world of Drama is all about. Learn to perform for your friends and family through the use of Improv Theater games.Ages: 7-11Date: Mondays, May 3rd - May 24thTime: 3:30-5:00pmLocation: Mack Park, located on Grove St. SalemCost: $75.00 for the 4 week sessionSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Staff and participants must comply with all social distancing requirements and remain 6 feet apart- face coverings will be worn at all times- no sharing of equipment- Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Form completed prior to each class.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.  Parents should print this out to use each time.     Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 Waiver form.  These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  If you filled these out for another program this year, you do not need to fill them out again.Registration Form     COVID-19 Waiver- All forms should be returned to kmccarthy@salem.com or left in our drop box located at the front door of the Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.
 
Tuesday May 4, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Kickball - kickball
Spend the afternoon playing kickball at Furlong Park.Ages: 8-14 years old Dates: Tuesdays, April 6th, 13th, 20th (Session 1) or             Tuesdays, May 4th, 11th, 18th (Session 2)Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pmLocation: Furlong ParkPrice: $5.00Space is limited to 16*BOTH SESSIONS ARE FILLED, WAIT LIST ONLYSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  If your child attended a summer program with us and you already filled out these forms, you do not need to do them again.  We can use what is on file.Youth Registration Form         COVID-19 waiver
 
Wednesday May 5, 2021
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Adult Pickleball Lessons - Morning Classes - Session One- Beginner Class
Lessons for all levels  at the Collins Cove Courts.  Certified Instruction with Sue Carnevale. Participants are encouraged to bring their own paddle, however the instructor will have some loaners available.Ages: 18+Dates:Session One: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 2ndSession Two: Wednesdays, June 16th - July 21st (no class on 6/23)Session Three: Wednesdays, July 28th- August 25thTime: Beginner Class - 9:30-10:30am         Advanced Beginner Class - 10:30-11:30amPrice: $90.00 per 5 week sessionClass DescriptionsAdult Beginner - Learn the basics: rules, scoring, positioning and basic strategies.  Recommended for new players or players who have started playing but lack formal instruction.Adult Advanced Beginner - Learn to develop skills and techniques for all areas of the court.  Some basic previous experience with shots, strokes and scoring knowledge.  Begin to develop transition game.Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all guidelines and restrictions set forth by the state with regards to COVID-19.- social distancing will be enforced- face coverings must be worn- no drop-ins allowed- group size is limited to 8- all participants must show no signs or symptoms of COVID for 14 days prior- all participants must sign and return a COVID waiver.  Waivers should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com   COVID Waiver
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Adult Pickleball Lessons - Morning Classes - Session One- Advanced Beginner Class
Lessons for all levels  at the Collins Cove Courts.  Certified Instruction with Sue Carnevale. Participants are encouraged to bring their own paddle, however the instructor will have some loaners available.Ages: 18+Dates:Session One: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 2ndSession Two: Wednesdays, June 16th - July 21st (no class on 6/23)Session Three: Wednesdays, July 28th- August 25thTime: Beginner Class - 9:30-10:30am         Advanced Beginner Class - 10:30-11:30amPrice: $90.00 per 5 week sessionClass DescriptionsAdult Beginner - Learn the basics: rules, scoring, positioning and basic strategies.  Recommended for new players or players who have started playing but lack formal instruction.Adult Advanced Beginner - Learn to develop skills and techniques for all areas of the court.  Some basic previous experience with shots, strokes and scoring knowledge.  Begin to develop transition game.Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all guidelines and restrictions set forth by the state with regards to COVID-19.- social distancing will be enforced- face coverings must be worn- no drop-ins allowed- group size is limited to 8- all participants must show no signs or symptoms of COVID for 14 days prior- all participants must sign and return a COVID waiver.  Waivers should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com   COVID Waiver
 
Thursday May 6, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Teen Pickleball Clinic - Teen Pickleball Clinic - Session One
Salem is now offering the first youth pickleball program on the Northshore and will provide the basics of this life-long activity. Lessons will be designed with fun filled activities for youth ages 10-15 as they learn to play pickleball and gain some fundamental skills of the sport, including forehand and backhand, volley and serve. Pickleball a sport enjoyed by all ages! Please bring your own racket if you have one.  If not, a loaner will be provided.Ages: 12-16Instructor: Sue CarnevaleLocation: Collins Cove Pickleball CourtsTime: 4:00-5:00pmPrice: $40.00 per sessionSession One:  May 6th - May 27th   Session Two: June 10th - July 1stSession Three: July 15th - August 5thSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  .Youth Registration Form          COVID-19 waiver
 
Sunday May 9, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 1st child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 2nd child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
Monday May 10, 2021
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM    After School Outdoor Drama - After School Outdoor Drama
"Join the Theater World" with Jape PayetteCome see what the world of Drama is all about. Learn to perform for your friends and family through the use of Improv Theater games.Ages: 7-11Date: Mondays, May 3rd - May 24thTime: 3:30-5:00pmLocation: Mack Park, located on Grove St. SalemCost: $75.00 for the 4 week sessionSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Staff and participants must comply with all social distancing requirements and remain 6 feet apart- face coverings will be worn at all times- no sharing of equipment- Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Form completed prior to each class.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.  Parents should print this out to use each time.     Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 Waiver form.  These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  If you filled these out for another program this year, you do not need to fill them out again.Registration Form     COVID-19 Waiver- All forms should be returned to kmccarthy@salem.com or left in our drop box located at the front door of the Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.
 
Tuesday May 11, 2021
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM    Kickball - kickball
Spend the afternoon playing kickball at Furlong Park.Ages: 8-14 years old Dates: Tuesdays, April 6th, 13th, 20th (Session 1) or             Tuesdays, May 4th, 11th, 18th (Session 2)Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pmLocation: Furlong ParkPrice: $5.00Space is limited to 16*BOTH SESSIONS ARE FILLED, WAIT LIST ONLYSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  If your child attended a summer program with us and you already filled out these forms, you do not need to do them again.  We can use what is on file.Youth Registration Form         COVID-19 waiver
 
Wednesday May 12, 2021
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Adult Pickleball Lessons - Morning Classes - Session One- Beginner Class
Lessons for all levels  at the Collins Cove Courts.  Certified Instruction with Sue Carnevale. Participants are encouraged to bring their own paddle, however the instructor will have some loaners available.Ages: 18+Dates:Session One: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 2ndSession Two: Wednesdays, June 16th - July 21st (no class on 6/23)Session Three: Wednesdays, July 28th- August 25thTime: Beginner Class - 9:30-10:30am         Advanced Beginner Class - 10:30-11:30amPrice: $90.00 per 5 week sessionClass DescriptionsAdult Beginner - Learn the basics: rules, scoring, positioning and basic strategies.  Recommended for new players or players who have started playing but lack formal instruction.Adult Advanced Beginner - Learn to develop skills and techniques for all areas of the court.  Some basic previous experience with shots, strokes and scoring knowledge.  Begin to develop transition game.Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all guidelines and restrictions set forth by the state with regards to COVID-19.- social distancing will be enforced- face coverings must be worn- no drop-ins allowed- group size is limited to 8- all participants must show no signs or symptoms of COVID for 14 days prior- all participants must sign and return a COVID waiver.  Waivers should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com   COVID Waiver
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Adult Pickleball Lessons - Morning Classes - Session One- Advanced Beginner Class
Lessons for all levels  at the Collins Cove Courts.  Certified Instruction with Sue Carnevale. Participants are encouraged to bring their own paddle, however the instructor will have some loaners available.Ages: 18+Dates:Session One: Wednesdays, May 5th - June 2ndSession Two: Wednesdays, June 16th - July 21st (no class on 6/23)Session Three: Wednesdays, July 28th- August 25thTime: Beginner Class - 9:30-10:30am         Advanced Beginner Class - 10:30-11:30amPrice: $90.00 per 5 week sessionClass DescriptionsAdult Beginner - Learn the basics: rules, scoring, positioning and basic strategies.  Recommended for new players or players who have started playing but lack formal instruction.Adult Advanced Beginner - Learn to develop skills and techniques for all areas of the court.  Some basic previous experience with shots, strokes and scoring knowledge.  Begin to develop transition game.Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all guidelines and restrictions set forth by the state with regards to COVID-19.- social distancing will be enforced- face coverings must be worn- no drop-ins allowed- group size is limited to 8- all participants must show no signs or symptoms of COVID for 14 days prior- all participants must sign and return a COVID waiver.  Waivers should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com   COVID Waiver
 
Thursday May 13, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM    Teen Pickleball Clinic - Teen Pickleball Clinic - Session One
Salem is now offering the first youth pickleball program on the Northshore and will provide the basics of this life-long activity. Lessons will be designed with fun filled activities for youth ages 10-15 as they learn to play pickleball and gain some fundamental skills of the sport, including forehand and backhand, volley and serve. Pickleball a sport enjoyed by all ages! Please bring your own racket if you have one.  If not, a loaner will be provided.Ages: 12-16Instructor: Sue CarnevaleLocation: Collins Cove Pickleball CourtsTime: 4:00-5:00pmPrice: $40.00 per sessionSession One:  May 6th - May 27th   Session Two: June 10th - July 1stSession Three: July 15th - August 5thSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Participants and instructors must comply with all social distancing requirements.- Face coverings must be worn at all times- Equipment will be sanitized prior to use.- Hand sanitizer will be available.- Each participant is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness form completed prior to each class.  Parents should print this out to use each week.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.- Participants should bring their own water bottle- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 waiver form for your child.   These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  Completed forms should be emailed to kmccarthy@salem.com or dropped off at our office located at 401 Bridge St.  There is a drop box for paperwork located at the front door.  .Youth Registration Form          COVID-19 waiver
 
Saturday May 15, 2021
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM    Children's Mixed Media Art Class - Children's Mixed Media Art Class
Spend a Spring morning with local artist, Linda Abbene for a fun, creative class.  Students will collect shells, driftwood, stones and other sea elements from the shoreline to create a personalized composition incorporating colored pencils, crayon resist and watercolor techniques.  Participants should wear clothing that can get dirty and sandy.  Please bring a water bottle.Ages: 8-14Date: Saturday, May 15, 2021Time: 10:30am -12:00pmLocation: Winter Island Function HallInstructor: Linda AbbeneCost: $25.00 includes all suppliesSalem Park, Recreation and Community Services is following all public health guidelines set forth by the state and our local health department with regards to COVID-19.- Staff and participants must comply with all social distancing requirements and remain 6 feet apart- face coverings will be worn at all times- no sharing of equipment- Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Form completed prior to each class.  This form will be turned into Park and Recreation staff at check in.  Parents should print this out to use each time.     Daily Health and Wellness Form- Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up- Parents are required to fill out the attached registration form and the COVID-19 Waiver form.  These need to be on file prior to the start of the program.  If you filled these out for another program this year, you do not need to fill them out again.Registration Form     COVID-19 Waiver- All forms should be returned to kmccarthy@salem.com or left in our drop box located at the front door of the Community Life Center, 401 Bridge St.
 
Sunday May 16, 2021
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 1st child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver
 
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM    Rugby - Rugby - 2nd child
RUGBY PROGRAMAge: 7-18Date: Sundays, April 25th - August 1stTime: 2:00-3:30pmFee: $90.00 per person (second sibling $50.00, third sibling free)Contact Salem Park, Recreation and Community Services to enroll the 3rd sibling.Place: Salem High School, 77 Wilson Ave. (field behind the field house)* COVID PROTOCOLS LISTED BELOW Description: The NSYRFC is introducing a rugby program for boys and girls ages 7 -18.  Rookie Rugby is a non-contact sport designed to introduce children and teens to Rugby Union Football.  Our certified rugby coaches develop basic skills in a fun, encouraging environment.  Similar to flag football, the rules for flag rugby are modified to eliminate contact, and "tackles" occur by pulling one of two velcro tags from a ball carrier's belt.  Players do not play contact rugby (U12 and up) until deemed ready by our coaches.  Everyone is guaranteed playing time and is coached individually in the basic skills of the game, building the confidence necessary to play in this ultimate team game.In addition to registering through Salem Recreation, all players will need to register with the North Shore Youth Rugby Football Club through USA Rugby/Massachusetts Youth Rugby Organization at:   https://usarugby.sportsmanager.ie/sportlomo/registration/member-registration/club/6886.The cost is $30 for rookie rugby (grades 3-6) and $45 for youth (grades 7 & 8) and high school players.   If you have any questions, contact us at melanie.nsyrfc@gmail.com  or nsrugby15@gmail.com. Visit our website at www.nsyrfc.com. for directions and more information.WE WILL BE FOLLOWING ALL PUBLIC HEALTH GUIDELINES SET FOR BY THE STATE AND OUR LOCAL HEALTH DEPARTMENT WITH REGARDS TO COVID.  WE WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE AS NECESSARY* Face coverings are mandatory for all players, coaches and spectators.* Parents are required to wear face coverings at drop off and pick up.* Equipment in use will be disinfected.* Hand sanitizer will be issued on entry and exit of the field.* Spectators are limited to two per player.* Temperature checks on every individual entering the field.* Each child is required to have a Daily Health and Wellness Check form completed each day of play.  This needs to be turned into coaches at drop off.  Parents should print these out to use each day.  Daily Health and Wellness Form* Each participant must have a City of Salem COVID waiver on file with Park and Recreation.  Please fill this out and return via email to kmccarthy@salem.com or mail/drop off to the Park and Rec office located  at 401 Bridge St. Salem, MA.    Covid Waiver