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Free Kids Arts Activities at a Park Near You!

Each summer, neighborhood parks come alive with programs offering a series of multicultural theme-based arts and crafts that allow children of all ages to develop and express their creative talents along with an appreciation of different cultures.

Interactive performances including dance, music, storytelling, theater and puppetry performed by culturally diverse artists will also be offered, along with evening potlucks and musical concerts in some parks.

Where: Dana Park - Magazine Street, between Corporal McTernan and Lawrence Streets
Dates: July 10 – August 10
Times: Tues, Wed, Thurs and Fri - 10AM to noon

Where: Hancock Park -
Dates: June 25 – August 17
Times: Mon, Wed and Fri - 10AM to noon

Where: Rose Green Park on Harvard Street
Dates: June 25 – August 15
Times: Mon and Wed - 10AM to noon

Where: Clement Morgan Park on Columbia Street
Dates: June 26 – August 16
Times: Tues and Thurs - 10AM to noon

Where: Kennedy School Park (Ahern)
Dates: July 9 – August 13
Times: Mon and Wed - 10AM to noon

Where: Maple Ave Park
Dates: June 26 – August 16
Times: Tues and Thurs - 10AM to noon

Where: Riverside Press Park
Dates: July 9 – August 17
Times: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur and Fri - 10AM to noon

Where: Sennott Park
Dates: July 9 – August 2
Times: Tues and Thurs - 10AM to noon

More information: Printable schedule (PDF), Parks map (PDF)

Arts in the Parks is coordinated through the Community Schools Division of the Department of Human Service Programs.