Family Programs

FAMILY PROGRAMS

These programs are open to adults and families with and without children.
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.
Each person planning to attend these programs MUST be individually pre-registered.
All participants under 18 must have a parent or guardian pre-registered to attend with them.


Fall E-Sports

Date: October 3 through November 14, 2022
Location: Virtual
Cost: $43.00 Resident / $48.00 Non-Resident
Registration deadline: September 19, 2022

Are you an avid gamer looking for a way to connect with fellow gamers? Interested in learning more about the games you love and finding teammates to practice with and improving your skills? We have partnered with GGLeagues to connect local gamers and allow players to participate in fun community esports events!

A player only needs to purchase 1 season pass which will unlock all the games offered in the Fall season. If the game is team based, all players will need to purchase a season pass.

Youth Division – #2180
Ages:  8 – 12 yrs. of age

Teen Division – #2181
Ages:  12 – 17 yrs. of age

Adult Division – #2182
Ages:  18+

Campfire Stories – # 2175

Date: Friday, October 21, 2022
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Location: Cacoosing Meadows Park – Large Pavilion
Cost: FREE
Ages: 4+
Registration deadline: October 14, 2022

What could be better than to spend an evening relaxing around the campfire listening to Naturalist Kathy Grim tell humorous wildlife tales and Native American stories. Bring lawn chairs and a flashlight. Ages 4+ .

 

“Starry Night” Canvas Painting – #2176

Date: Friday, October 15, 2022
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:000 p.m.
Location: Township Administration Bldg.
Cost: $32.00 per person
Ages: 16+
Registration deadline: October 7, 2022

Create a tranquil evening painting of the great outdoors by using acrylic paint and stencils on an 11″ x 14″ canvas. Create a deep velvety midnight sky, sprinkle stars by using paint splattering and create a full moon using sponges and peel off contact paper. Choose your forest visitor: a bear, a deer, a fox or an owl. All materials are included. Please wear a shirt suitable for painting.

Chemistry Celebration – # 2177

Date: Saturday, October 22, 2022
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: Cacoosing Meadows Park – Large Pavilion
Cost: FREE
Ages: 4+
Registration deadline: October 14, 2022

Celebrate National Chemistry Week with educator Greglynn Gibbs. This is an engaging hands-on opportunity for children to learn about chemistry, run several simple (and possibly slimy) experiments and explore basic chemistry concepts.

Wildlife CSI Adventures – #2178

Date: Saturday, November 5, 2022
Time: 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
Location: Cacoosing Meadows Park – Concession Stand
Cost: FREE
Ages: 5+
Registration deadline: November 2, 2022

Sometimes it’s difficult to see wildlife in fields and forests. Join us to learn how to search for animal tracks, scat, examine owl pellets and more! Some fun activities to learn about wildlife behavior as well as track and scat identification.

 

Chess 101 – An Introduction – #2179

Date: Sunday, November 6, 2022
Time: 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Township Administration Bldg.
Cost: FREE
Ages: 8+
Registration deadline: October 31, 2022

Discover that anyone can learn to play chess and reap all the mental benefits this game provides. Go from complete beginner to knowing the rules and some basic strategies of the game. End the session by playing a competent game against other beginning players. Join us – your brain will thank you for it!