School Age Children

The City of Trenton is phasing the reopening of city recreation facilities, recreation programs, rentals and services. Below are a list of our current program offerings. Due to CDC health guidelines we are limited to the amount of participants in each program. These programs will be on a first come first serve bases. If you find that a program you are interested in is full, please follow the proper steps to register for the wait list.

We ask that you to continue observing social distancing and best practices as recommended by public health officials. Our number one priority is the health and safety of our patrons and staff. We appreciate your patience and flexibility as we navigate these changes together. Please check back for more program updates and additional offerings. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Trenton Cultural Center Classes:

Mini Fairy Garden Workshop

Create your very own "fairy" garden in this one-hour workshop. This class is perfect for ages (4 and older) and the young at heart! Potting and plant materials are provided, along with some whimsical accessories to get you started! We'll also roam the gardens and grounds of the Trenton Cultural Center to gather unique flowers and additions to personalize each students work of art. This class is limited to 10 participants. This is a drop-off program for ages 7+ and anyone under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Thursday, July 8- 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. OR

Thursday, July 15- 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. OR

Thursday, July 22- 10 a.m.-11:00 a.m. OR

Thursday, July 29- 10 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

Location:@ Trenton Cultural Center

Ages: 4 & up

Fee:$30 resident/$40 non-resident

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The Art of Play

It’s time to play and learn while we’re at it! This group will meet at the Cultural Center for an hour of nature-based activities, including painting the weather, summertime poetry, creating art inspired by and from natural materials, starting seeds and observing plant growth, exploring the grounds, gardens and butterfly house, and learning about our local wildlife and habitat. Parents/guardians are welcome to stay with their child during this class! 

Session: June 22-July 27

Location: @ Trenton Cultural Center

Day: Tuesdays

Time: 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Ages: 6-9

Fee: $39 resident, $45 non-resident

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Bedtime Stories Before Sunset

Bring your favorite blanket or beach towel, wear your pajamas and come enjoy stories read aloud before bedtime. Participants will engage in math and literacy activities related to each book and a healthy bedtime snack will be safely enjoyed. This is a drop-off class. 

Session:  August 16-19

Location: Trenton Cultural Center

Time:6:30-7:45 pm

Age: All

Fee: $40 resident/ $52 non-resident

Registration begins Friday, May 7, 2021

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Art Inspired by Nature with Mrs.Segedi

Bring water bottle & a beach towel or blanket to sit on. This class will take place on the beautiful grounds of the Cultural Center. Students should bring a water bottle and a beach towel or blanket to sit on. All art projects will be created through the inspiration of the nature surrounding us! This is a drop-off class. 

Session: August 16-19

Location: Trenton Cultural Center

Ages: 3.5 & up

Time: 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Fee: $40 resident/$52 non-resident

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Back to School Refresher with Mrs. Segedi

Mrs. Segedi has been an elementary teacher in our community for over 23 years. The focus of this class will be literacy and mathematics. Let's grow those brains and make those connections before returning to school! This is a drop-off class. 

Session: August 16-19

Location: @ Trenton Cultural Center

Time: 9:00-10:10 a.m.

Ages: First- Fourth grade (entering this fall)

Fee: $52 resident, $64 non-resident

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Youth Sports:

Basketball Skills Camp

Improve your game all summer long as Coach Vic Bechard and Ms.Chrissy instruct a skill-based program, with individualized development drills. 

Session: June 21- July 28, 2021

Day: Tuesdays and Thursdays

Times: 9:00 a.m.- 9:50 a.m. Age group: 5-7

          10:00 a.m.-10:50 a.m. Age group: 8-10

          11:00 a.m.-11:50 a.m. Age group: 11 & up

 Fee: $75 resident/ $90 non-resident

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Tennis Lessons

Youth tennis will feature instruction as usual with an emphasis on kindly-sized courts and equipment. Kids will work with equipment that help develop better timing, balance and control. Racquet required. Classes run for 45 minutes. Please bring a water bottle. (Ages 5+) Instructed by Coach Lynne Herman.

 Session: June 21- July 29, 2021

 Days: Mondays & Wednesdays OR Tuesdays & Thursdays

 Times:9:00 a.m., 10 a.m. OR 11 a.m.

 Fees: $75 resident/$90 non-resident

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Players ages 10-18 years old that are interested in getting valuable practice time during the summer are invited to register! Play will follow U.S.T.A rules - applicable to your age division. Practice and matches will be supervised by a Coach. 

Session: June 25-July 30, 2021

Days: Friday

Times: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Location: Trenton High School Tennis Courts

Fees: $52.50 resident/$67.50 non-resident

Registration begins Friday, May 7, 2021

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See the Kennedy Aquatic Center page for swimming offerings!