Registration dates announced for summer playground

Soon hundreds of youngster will be out for summer break and the City of Biloxi is preparing to fill their time with fun and creative activities through the Summer Playground and Enrichment Program.

Registration for the summer camp will be held on two main dates: Saturday, April 1 and Saturday, April 8. 

On April 1, registration will be open to Woolmarket residents for Woolmarket schools site and will take place from 9 a.m. to noon at the Woolmarket Elementary Gym, 12513 John Lee Rd.

Then on April 8, registration will be open to Biloxi residents for Biloxi school sites and facilities and will take place at the Donal Snyder Sr. Community Center, 2520 Pass Road.

The program is for children ages of 5 to 14 and if approved by the school board, camps will be held Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. with extended care or latch-key, from 3 to 6 p.m. Camps will begin Monday, June 5 and end on Friday, July 28.

If slots are available, late registration will be held Monday, April 3 through Friday, May 19 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hiller Park, 377 Hiller Drive.

Said Parks & Recreation Director Cheryl Bell: “This program is always a lot of fun for the campers and counselors and fills up fairly quickly.  So we are asking parents to be prepared and have the required information and payment ready”
See information on Woolmarket registration
See information on Biloxi registration
See more about the Summer Playground program