Youth Services Summer Programs
Pizza Kit Giveaway: Start off your summer by swinging by the Mansfield Senior Center on Friday, June 18th between 1:30-3pm to pick-up a free pizza kit! Pre-registration is required.
Mansfield Mustangs: The Mansfield Mustangs are a youth-driven service learning group for students entering grades 5-9. Members will participate in community service projects in-and-around Mansfield, followed by games, swimming, and tomfoolery at Bicentennial Pond. Group meets on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9am-1pm and is open to 8 participants. Free to join! (**Currently accepting waitlist applicants only**)
Mansfield Youth Do-It-Yourself aka “MY DIY”: If your child enjoys Arts and Crafts, STEM projects, and games, “MY DIY” might be right up their alley! We’ll be hosting two, weekly MY DIY groups for youth entering grades K-8 on Tuesdays from 10-11am and Thursdays from 4-5pm. Participants can self-select which activities they’d like to join based on interest, level of difficulty, and availability. Each activity is open to 10 participants. Free to join!
“MY Green Thumb”: [Canceled due to low enrollment] Families interested in youth gardening should follow Mansfield Public Library's Facebook page for potential pop-up events in their Children's Garden this summer (critter and weather dependent) and keep an eye out for future after-school opportunities in the 2021-2022 school year. Mansfield Youth’s “My Green Thumb” is a new offering for youth entering grades K-8 who have the gardening bug! Join Youth Services staff and Senior Center members at the Mansfield Senior Center Community Garden for plant care, crafts, intergenerational fun, and more! MY Green Thumb is open to 6 youth participants and will meet on Fridays from 10-11:30am. Free to join!
Mansfield Family Hikes: Enjoy the beautiful trails in Mansfield by bringing your family along for drop-in hiking adventures led by our team. Hikes will be posted on our Mansfield Youth Services Facebook page and will take place each week on Tuesdays, starting at 1pm. All ages welcome and there’s no cost to join!