Parks and Recreation


Recreation Education through Alternative Choices for a Healthier life.  REACH is a free drop in program that provides recreational activities for children during the summer months at one of Kentwood's parks.  Our staff will have daily activities, games and provide a light snack for your children.  REACH is intended to enhance a child’s summer recreational and enrichment opportunities that will help make their summer memorable.

Days:                   Monday – Friday
Dates:                 June 24 – August 16
Time:                   11:00am-5:00pm
Location:           Jaycee Park, 1088 Gentian Dr. SE

Positive Leadership Activities for Youth! PLAY! is our mobile recreation unit. Our Recreation Leaders will offer a variety of fun activities, games and a light snack for youth each week.  Check out the schedule below to see when PLAY! will be near you!

Ages:          7-15
Dates:        June 24 – August 16
Time:         11:00am-5:00pm
Cost:           This is a free drop-in program

 Day  Location
 Monday  Pinewood Park, 1999 Wolfboro Dr. SE
 Tuesday  Bowen Station, 4650 Bowen Ave. SE
 Wednesday  Home Acres Park, 145 Farnham St. SE
 Thursday  Stanaback Park, 3717 Whitebud Dr. SE
 Friday  Pinewood Park, 1999 Wolfboro Dr. SE

NOTE: REACH and PLAY! are free drop-in programs only.  Please be advised it is not a day care program.