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2022 Tiverton Recreation 
Summer Programs

Online Registration for camps & programs opens at 9 AM ET on Saturday 5/14
***CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR SUMMER CAMP***
You can also register at the Tiverton Public Library on 5/14 from 11 AM - 1 PM

NOTES ON REGISTRATION:

  1. You will first be asked to create an account for YOURSELF.

  2. After you do that, you'll be taken to your profile page. Click the green "Add Household Member" button on the left hand of your screen to create an account for whomever you're registering (i.e. child/grandchild).

  3. After creating an account for the, click "Programs" at the top of your screen to select the program you want and register.

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Please be aware that there is no flexibility with age requirements, and scholarships are only available for the Town Summer Camp (and related field trips). Need help or have questions? Email TivertonRecreation@gmail.com

A processing fee of 3% will be charged as a separate transaction on your credit card bill, and will not appear on your final invoice.

Town Summer Camp

***7/8/2022: SUMMER CAMP IS FULL!!***
July 11-August 19, Mon-Fri / 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM / Ages 6-12 
Tiverton Summer Camp is back! Filled with games, activities, arts and crafts and activities to support the interests of campers of different ages. And this year we're offering a number of cool optional field trips. Space is limited, so don't miss out on all the camp has to offer!
Ages: 6-12
Cost: $200 Tiverton Resident, $300 Non-Tiverton Resident 
Additional Campers: $100 Tiverton Resident, $150, Non-Tiverton Resident.
Maximum enrollment: 100 Campers

Location: Pocasset Fields. Camp will be held inside Pocasset School during rainy days

Field Trip Options

The following field trips are available to summer camp participants for $15 each. All include bus transportation. 
The Beach Day is free to all campers, but registration is required to track head counts.

 

United Skates of America
Tuesday, July 19, three hours of skating included. Campers can bring or buy lunch.

Movie Trip- Sing 2!
Wednesday, July 27, includes popcorn, drink & fun sized candy

Beach Day- A trip to Fogland Beach!
Tuesday, August 2. Campers should plan to pack a lunch.

Buttonwood Zoo
Tuesday, August 9. Lunch available for purchase.

Skateboarding Camp

Session 1: June 12 /19/ 26, Sundays 9:30-11:30
Session 2: July 10/17/ 22, Sundays 9:30-11:30

Ages: 7-12
Cost: $100 per camper
Min/Max enrollment: Min. 4 / Max. 10 campers per session
Location: Bulgamarsh Skate Park


Come learn how to skateboard this summer at the Tiverton Skatepark! We are offering beginner lessons for kids 7 and up. Our instructor Mira Haddad will help the kids learn all the basics of skateboarding and have them riding safely and confidently after their first lesson! She has enjoyed the sport for 14 years and encourages her students to have fun & be creative at each session. Our program runs on Sunday mornings meeting at the Tiverton Skatepark's basketball court!

 

Tennis in the Parks

Wednesdays, July 13 - August 17
Grades 1&2 (Red Ball)       5:00-6:00 PM
Grades 3-5 (Orange Ball)   6:00-7:00 PM
Grades 6-8 (Green Ball)     7:00-8:00 PM

Cost: $65 per camper
Min/Max enrollment: Min. 7 / Max. 10 players per group
Location: Tiverton High School (pending-may be moved to Town Farm)


Led by an approved USTA Net Generation tennis coach, the program will focus on developing the skills to serve, rally and play - so it’s perfect for beginners and first-time players. Once the skills are there, participants will play fun matches with other players in the program. This program uses modified tennis balls, age-appropriate rackets, court sizes, and the latest fun and engaging activities that help players successfully learn and play the game quicker!

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All players in their first session receive and keep a new age-appropriate racket and a program t-shirt!

Tennis Camps

Tiverton Recreation is offering four tennis programs that offer outstanding instruction in a small group setting. This program can be a great compliment to Tennis in the Parks. Information about them is below.

About the Instructor: Wayne Turner is a certified USPTA Elite Professional and serves as the Director of Certification for the USPTA in New England.  Wayne coached the Rogers High School Girls Tennis team to the 2020 State Championship.  He also coaches boys’ varsity squash and tennis at the Portsmouth Abbey School and has been coaching on Aquidneck Island for many years.  To learn more about this program, or with any questions you may have, please contact Wayne at 401-862-6801 or wayne.turner54@icloud.com.

General note: Inclement weather classes will be made up by mutual arrangement.


Tiny Tots

Appropriate instruction with emphasis on motor skill development and tennis for children ages 4 & 5.
Session 1: June 27-July 20, Mon & Wed, 8:30-9:00 AM
Session 2: July 25-August 17, Mon & Wed, 8:30-9:00 AM

Ages: 4-5
Cost: $120 per child

Min/Max enrollment: Min. 3 / Max. 6

Junior Beginner

Children will learn the basic strokes of tennis, scoring, and etiquette.
Session 1: June 27-July 20, Mon & Wed, 9:00-10:00 AM
Session 2: July 25-August 17, Mon & Wed, 9:00-10:00 AM

Ages: 6-9
Cost: $200 per child

Min/Max enrollment: Min. 3 / Max. 6

 

Junior Intermediate

Students will have some previous lesson experience with basic strokes, court movement and footwork. Fundamentals and consistency will be emphasized.  Singles and doubles play will be introduced.

Session 1: June 27-July 20, Mon & Wed, 10:00-11:00 AM
Session 2: July 25-August 17, Mon & Wed, 10:00-11:00 AM

Ages: 9-13
Cost: $200 per child

Min/Max enrollment: Min. 3 / Max. 6

 

Junior Advanced

Students will have a command of strokes, court movement and footwork.  Practice will be dedicated to advanced drills, strategies and competitive play in singles and doubles.

Session 1: June 27-July 20, Mon & Wed, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Session 2: July 25-August 17, Mon & Wed, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM

Ages: 13-16
Cost: $200 per child

Min/Max enrollment: Min. 3 / Max. 6

Babysitting Class

July 27th,  9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Ages:11-15
Cost: 
$75 per camper

Min/Max enrollment: Min. 8 /  Max. 20 

Location: Tiverton Public Library
 

Boys and girls ages 11-15 are invited to participate in a fast paced, interactive and FUN babysitting course.  There is lots of "hands on" practice using adult and infant manikins.  The instructors are registered nurses who are certified through the American Heart Association as CPR and First Aid instructors.  They have over 30 years of experience in health care and bring a unique and extensive level of expertise to the classroom.  The first 3 hours are focused on CPR, choking for the adult, child and infant.  Students will also learn how to use an AED.  The second half is focused on learning elements of first aid, child safety, changing and feeding a baby and getting your babysitting business started. Come join us and be one of only 4% of the population who know how to effectively save a life!  

Home Alone Class

July 28th  9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Ages: 11-15

Cost: $75 per camper

Minimum/Maximum enrollment: Min. 8 / Max. 20 

Location: Tiverton Public Library

Home Alone Safety Course for kids covers how to stay safe while home alone, what to do in case of an emergency, cyber safety, and  elements of first aid. Class includes lots of role play and discussion.

Solar Bots!

August 8-12, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Ages: 8-12

Cost: $150 (Lunchtime supervision is available for those who also sign up for Outer Space and Physics Fun)

Minimum/Maximum enrollment:  Min.5  / Max: 15
Location: Fort Barton Elementary School 

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Come and take home your very own 14 in 1 educational solar robot kit!  Every hour more solar energy reaches the Earth then humans use in an entire year!  Learn how solar energy works and witness firsthand how this technology can harness the sun’s energy source.  This kit contains unique components and parts that operate on land and water.  Construct 14 different solar powered robots from functional to comical designs which include a tortoise bot, bug bot, paddle bot, tumbler bot, monster bot, big wheeler bot, car bot, surfer bot, and rowing bot!  Working with its motor, gears, and solar panel, watch your solar bot come to life without any batteries as it uses the power of the sun.  Take part in one of the alternative energies that is used most widely across the globe.  Use your own creativity, put your mind in motion, and create your own designs!

Outer Space & Physics Fun

August 8-12, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Ages: 6-11 
Cost: $150 (Lunchtime supervision is available for those who also sign up for Solar Bots!)

Minimum/Maximum enrollment: Min. 5  / Max. 15
Location: Fort Barton Elementary School
   

Come join an exciting world of space exploration as you build and take home your very own Solar System Kit!  Put your mind in motion as you paint and create your own planets and learn all about our planetary neighborhood with your solar system model.  Check out our real meteorite fragment samples!  Take part in other exciting activities involving physics, air pressure, and density.  Take home your own reaction rocket and watch it shoot up into the air!  Be mesmerized as you assemble and take home your own stunt plane and learn about the four major forces of flight.  You will also witness some really neat demonstrations from your instructor.  Watch as an egg is magically sucked into a bottle, behold a tornado being created, and much much more in this fun and exciting program!