Recreation Programs for Youth
We’re proud of the vast array of youth activities we offer. We realize that today’s youth are individuals and must be allowed to make individual decisions when selecting activities that best suit their interests. We’re committed to offering safe, healthy and fun alternatives to our community’s youth.
Preschool Drop-In Play
Tuesdays, September 12 - October 17
Tuesdays & Thursdays, October 24 - December 7
Held from 10am - noon
Join us for a morning of fun and play at the Kettering Recreation Complex! A variety of fine and gross motor skill equipment will be available to play with. An adult must accompany each child or family of children. Ages 6 months to 5 years old.
Fees: $2/child Kettering resident; $4/child nonresident
Kids in the Kitchen
Tuesdays, September 5 - 26, 6 - 7:30pm
Food is fun! Each week focuses on a meal plan: breakfast, lunch, snack/appetizer and dessert. Learn to become more confident in the kitchen. This class covers basic cooking techniques, kitchen safety and clean-up.
Fees: $40/ Kettering resident; $45/nonresident. Ages 7 - 13. View the registration page.
Let's Go! Legos!
Mondays, October 2 - 23, 6:30 - 7:30pm
Kettering's new and improved Lego program will get the kids having fun! Each week will focus on a specific Lego challenge, game or craft with some Lego free play time, too. Come explore everything Lego! All bricks and materials are supplied and not taken home by participants.
Fees: $35 Kettering resident; $45 nonresident. Ages 6 - 13. View the registration page.
Youth and Teen Programs
From camps and cooking to Lego Club and our annual Talent Contest, we have lots to offer to kids and teens looking to find a hobby and to parents in need of a safe space for their kids to PLAY!
Littles enjoy a wide variety of activities designed just for them. Parents and children participate together in programs like Drop-In Play and Preschool Everyday Celebrations. Kids venture out on their own in Preschool Fun and our state-licensed TotLot Preschool.