Summer Recreation Program Registration Open


The Hancock Recreation Committee is proudly offering a *new* full day outdoor summer recreation program for resident and non-resident boys and girls 5-13 years of age. Children participate in active outdoor activities, such as games, arts and crafts, nature activities, and swimming at Norway Pond. The summer recreation program is five weeks, Monday - Friday, beginning July 5th to August 4th. The summer recreation program begins daily at 9:00am at the Hancock Elementary School playground and ends at 3pm. Each week has a theme:

WEEK 1 (July 5-7): SCIENCE (Ice cream making, SLIME, and sand volcanos)

WEEK 2 (July 10-14): CAREER/SERVICE (Main Street businesses, Police/Fire, Town Library)

WEEK 3 (July 17-21): NATURE (Harris Center, bird feeder construction, Cornucopia Project and cooking)

WEEK 4 (July 24-28): MOVEMENT & SPORTS (pickleball, soccer, dance, flag football, basketball, yoga)

WEEK 5 (July 31-August 4th): HANCOCK HISTORY (Meetinghouse, Bell Tower, And Historical Society)

NEW FOR 2017:


This season we offer two enrollment types:

  • Full Summer Rate : $125.00 per first child registered, $100.00 for each additional sibling. $150.00 per non-resident child. We recognize that some children may not be able to attend all days or weeks of summer rec program.

  • Unfortunately, we cannot offer a decreased rate to accommodate those circumstances. This program is offered at a highly subsidized rate.

  • Single Day Rate : $15.00. Registrations for single day enrollment will be accepted on a space available basis and must be received at least 2 business days prior to attending. Please register your child at the Town Office. Fees and registrations cannot be accepted on the same day as the start date.

  • Counselor-In-Training: FREE - offered to 14 year olds. They can receive community service hours or volunteer hours for their commitment of time. Selection of CIT’s is at the discretion of the rec chair and the rec director. Please email Emily Daniels for more information at:


  • Please be certain your child has a water bottle, lunch, snack, swimsuit, close toed shoes (e.g. crocs, sneakers, etc) and towel with them for each day of camp.

  • We are going to be having LOTS OF FUN, so please have your child(ren) leave their electronic devices at home -they are not permitted.

  • Please bring a full bottle of sunscreen labeled with your child’s name on the first day they attend camp. Sunscreen, medications, and bug spray will be kept with the director at all times. Sunscreen will be applied upon arrival at camp and during the day, unless otherwise determined (e.g. indoor day due to weather)

2017 Summer Program Schedule146.79 KB
2017 Summer Program Registration Form91.96 KB