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The Lincoln Recreation Center operates year round and provides a positive after-school and summer environment for ages 6 to 18 years. The center offers a supervised, activity-oriented program on school days. With guidance from well-trained staff, the children will learn new games, sports, create their own special works of art, and have a chance to work on homework.


AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM • FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS JULY 16
With guidance from well-trained staff, ages 6-15 can engage in games, sports, arts and crafts, and have time to work on homework. Transportation is provided from South Knoll, College Hills, Rock Prairie, Southwood Valley, Oakwood Intermediate and A&M Consolidated Middle School for those that have paid the appropriate semester fee and signed waiver.

SPRING SEMESTER: Jan. 8-May 25: Mon.-Thu. 3-6:30 p.m. & Fri. 3-6 p.m. 
All day program: Feb. 19 & March 12-15, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed: Jan. 15, March 16 & 30, May 28-June 1

FALL SEMESTER: Aug. 20-Dec. 21: Mon.-Thu. 3-6:30 p.m. & Fri. 3-6 p.m.
All day program:  Oct. 8, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Early Release Day  Dec. 21    12:30-5:30 p.m.
Closed: Sept. 3, Nov. 21-23, Dec. 24-Jan. 4 

SEMESTER FEES

Resident & Non-Resident: $60 per semester
Qualifying Households: $45 per semester (must bring proof of eligibility)
Transportation: $45 per semester


FULL DAY SUMMER CAMP • REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Full day camps offer ages 6-15 outdoor recreation, performing and creative arts, character and team-building exercises, local and out-of-town field trips, and more. Lunch is provided, but campers are asked to bring a morning and afternoon snack. Each family needs to attend a parent orientation on May 1 or 8 at 6:30 p.m. at the Lincoln Recreation Center. Camp will not be held July 26-27.

SESSION I
Ages 6-15 • $50 • Mon.-Fri. • June 4-29 • 7:45 a.m.-5 p.m.

SESSION II
Ages 6-15 • $50 • Mon.-Fri. • July 9-Aug. 3 • 7:45 a.m.-5 p.m.


SPECIAL EVENTS

JUNETEENTH FREEDOM WALK
Celebrate Juneteenth, 2.2 mile legacy walk to George Bush Library and Museum, observing the uniquely Texas Holiday, which commemorates an official jubilee and ending of slavery in Texas, June 19, 1865. Storytelling will immediately following the walk.

All Ages • Free • Thu. • June 14 • 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

PRAISES AT THE PAVILION
Join us at the Lincoln Recreation Center's W.A. Tarrow Pavilion for an evening of celebration through songs and dance.  Area spiritual groups, churches, soloists and praise teams will give musical interpretations signifying Juneteenth, a day of Jubilee and freedom.

All Ages • Free • Tue. • June 19 • 6:30-8:30 p.m.


VOLUNTEERS
To start making a positive impact in the lives of youth by becoming a volunteer. Please download the volunteer application and bring it to orientation. Orientation is held the first Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m. or by scheduling an appointment. Please note: All volunteers must complete a volunteer orientation before beginning their service.

---> Volunteer Application (PDF)
---> Background Disclosure (PDF)


STANDARDS OF CARE
THE FACILITIES OF COLLEGE STATION PARKS & RECREATION ARE NOT CHILD CARE FACILITIES AND THE 2015 PROGRAMS ARE NOT LICENSED BY THE STATE OF TEXAS FOR CHILD CARE UNDER TEXAS HUMAN RESOURCES CODE SEC. 42.041(B)(14).

---> Standard of Care for Ages 5-13 (PDF)


MORE INFORMATION 
For more information, call 979.764.3779 or visit the Lincoln Recreation Center, 1000 Eleanor Street. 

Cheletia Johnson
Lincoln Recreation Center Supervisor
979.764.3779, cjohnson@cstx.gov

Isaiah Smith
Lincoln Recreation Center Assistant Supervisor
979.764.5042, wsmith@cstx.gov

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Last updated: 5/23/2018 12:30:05 PM