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Upcoming Programs presented by New Bern Parks and Recreation

New Bern Parks and Recreation

New Bern Parks & Recreation is having registration for the B.E.A.R. Afterschool Program which begins Monday, August 24th, 2015.

This afterschool program offers youth from kindergarten through 8th grade a combination of education, recreation, and socialization in a safe and creative atmosphere. The program picks up participants from the New Bern area elementary and middle schools, which operates Monday – Friday 3:00pm – 6:00pm.  A onetime registration fee for participants follows the same scale as weekly fees.

Fees are: City Resident                              Non-City Resident

1 child $15.00 per week                             1 child $25.00 per week

2 children $23.00 per week                       2 children $33.00 per week

3 children $28.00 per week                       3 children $38.00 per week

4 children $31.00 per week                       4 children $41.00 per week

5 children $33.00 per week                       5 children $43.00 per week

$2.00 per child after the 5th child.

The B.E.A.R. Afterschool program has two locations: Stanley White Recreation Center and West New Bern Recreation Center. Applications are available at each location.  For more information please contact James Bullock, Stanley White Recreation, and Center at: (252) 639-2919 or Carlie Metts, West New Bern Recreation Center, at (252) 639-2906 or visit NewBern-Nc.org/parksrec.

We are also offering a 7 on 7 Flag Football league, which will begin on Sunday, September 20th. All games will be played at Lawson Creek Park.  To register, you may go to the West New Bern Rec. Center and obtain an application from the front office or you may also obtain the forms by emailing Trevor Freitas at:  freitast@newbern-nc.org.  For questions, contact Trevor Freitas at: (252)639-2907

Submitted by: Nancy Donahue, New Bern Parks and Recreation