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Summer Daycation

Registration Opens:
February 13th at 8am for Reading Residents
February 20th at 8am for Non-Residents

Children entering Grades K-7th will be provided fun experiences in the areas of Arts & Crafts, Science & Nature, Sports & Games, and Cooperative Games. Reading Recreation also plans fun events throughout the summer with performers, inflatable water slides, and MORE!

The participant to staff ratio is 10:1. Children must bring their own non-refrigerated lunch, snack and drink each day to the Daycation program. If registering a child with special needs, please contact the Recreation Division for more information.

Theme weeks are subject to change without notice. Weeks will not be entirely based upon themes. Daycation staff will typically plan a theme event on each day during the week.

Week 1 (June 24-June 28): Mad Scientist Week!
Lab coat? Check. Goggles? Check. It's time to suit up for a week of wacky wild science experiments! In our laboratory we'll conduct experiments, test theories, and bust myths all week long as we become scientists! Get ready to get messy!

Week 2 (Monday, July 1-Wednesday, July 3): Reading, White, and Blue!
Join us as we kick off our summer celebrating all things red, white, and blue! This short week will be packed with endless fun including Fireworks Salt Art, Flag Tag Relay, Uncle Sam Paper Plate Masks, Statue (of Liberty) Tag, and a visit from Kona Ice! 

Week 3 (July 8-July 12): The Greatest Show on Earth!
Ladies and Gentlemen, Girls and Boys! Gather round for the greatest show Reading has ever seen! We're taking you under the big top to witness all your favorite acts with our Reading Daycation Talent Show week! We'll spend the week herding elephants, walking the tight rope, and putting on the greatest show on earth as kids and counselors show off their favorite hidden talents on Talent Show Friday!

Week 4 (July 15-July 19): Dodgeball Week!
Duck, dip, dive and dodge your way into Reading's iconic Dodgeball Week! Teams will be split up to compete in a tournament style dodgeball day of fun along with other team games throughout the week! Bring your competitive spirit!

Week 5 (July 22-July 26): Surf's Up!
Surf's Up, Reading! Ride the wave through this week of fun in the sun where we'll have water slides, dunk tanks, and water games galore!! Get ready for water balloon tosses, sponge tag, water relays, water slides and more! Be prepared to get wet this week!

Week 6 (July 29-August 2): Reading's Olympic Games!
Let the games begin! Welcome to the Summer Olympics! This week will be action packed with a variety of sports and challenges each day! Groups will compete as countries and we'll even have medal ceremonies! Light the torch and prepare for another gold medal week at our Olympics in Reading! 

Week 7 (August 5-August 9): Reading's Summer Send Off!
A big Reading celebration to end another great year of Summer Daycation! This week will bring some of our favorite vendors and maybe even another visit from Reading Fire Department! Join us for one final week of summer fun! 


On or before June 18th:
Refund minus $10 in the form of a check or a full credit to your Reading Recreation account to use toward future Recreation programs.

After June 18th:
No refund checks will be given for cancellations. Account credits can be applied to your Reading Recreation account ONLY.
*Please note that if you have a schedule change, you may transfer your child into a different Summer Daycation week, if space is available. 

Register Activity Ages Grades Days Date/Time Fees
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Week 5 (July 22-July 26): Surfs Up! 
N/A K - 7 MTuWThF  07/22/2024 - 07/26/2024
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Coolidge Middle School
$235.00 R, $245.00 NR
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Week 6 (July 29-August 2): Reading's Olympic Games 
N/A K - 7 MTuWThF  07/29/2024 - 08/02/2024
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Coolidge Middle School
$235.00 R, $245.00 NR
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Week 7 (August 5-August 9): Reading's Summer Send Off 
N/A K - 7 MTuWThF  08/05/2024 - 08/09/2024
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

Coolidge Middle School
$235.00 R, $245.00 NR
* Adjustments and discounts will be applied during checkout if applicable. *

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