Upcoming Dyer Parks Department Events for 2014

Dyer-Parks-RecreationTODDLER TIME CAMP:
(Mondays & Wednesdays from 9-10am 6/9/14-7/16/14): Parents or caregivers, have fun in our beautiful Elmer Miller Park while you & your child (ages 18 months - 3 years) join other families as they are introduced to interactive stories, nature, new friends, crafts, music and play. This age group will enjoy special guests such as demonstrations from our very own Fire Dept., Police Dept., and Public Works. We have also invited a local Doctor and our furry friends from the Humane Society. During this 6 week camp, children (with parent or caregiver) will learn basic sign language and a few words in German, Spanish & French. Colors and numbers will be repeated and a special visit to FunFlatables is planned. Each child will receive a t-shirt to wear during the camp. Please have children wear gym shoes and bring a water bottle on class days. Prior registration is required at Dyer Parks & Recreation Dept. The fee for this camp is $45 for Dyer Residents and $49 for Non-Residents.

(Monday-Thursday from 10:30am-Noon 6/9-7/24): Children ages 3-5 years old that are participating in Dyer Parks & Recreation's Kiddy Kamp will be introduced to creative lettering, the doggone safe program, foreign languages, colors, the alphabet and sign language. They will also spend time with our special guests which include a dentist, a doctor, policemen, firemen along with our very own Public Works Department and some of their vehicles. Participants will also enjoy various sports, games, songs, water play and crafts as they meet new friends and learn how to have fun while using their imagination. All children in this camp must be potty trained. Participants will receive a t-shirt to wear during this 7 week camp. Please remember to bring a water bottle to camp and wear gym shoes each day. Prior registration is required at Dyer Parks & Recreation Dept. The fee for this camp is $92 for Dyer Residents and $97 for Non-Residents.

(Monday-Thursday from 12:30-2:30pm 6/9/14-7/24/14): During this 7 week camp, children (ages 6-10yrs) will look forward to the special activities and field trips that we have planned. Campers will enjoy the many special guests that we have lined up. Dyer Fire Dept., Dyer Police Dept. and the Dyer Public Works Dept. will be out to have hands on demonstrations. New this year will be a visit from the Munster Humane Society and a local doctor. Participants will be kept busy with games, crafts, foreign languages, water days, songs and new friends. The fee of $100 for Dyer Residents and $105 for Non-Residents includes trips to the bowling alley and FunFlatables. With all of the activities, children must wear tennis shoes and bring a water bottle each day. Everyone will also receive a t-shirt. Sign up with a friend and double the fun!

Dyer Parks & Recreation is having their 13th Annual Holiday Shopping Spree & Craft Show on Saturday, November 22nd from 10am-3pm at Kahler Middle School in Dyer, IN. All sorts of crafters and home-based businesses will be on-hand displaying their products and services. For more information or for an application, please call 219-865-2505.