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Youth Activities

See below for all Youth activity information and registration details!

Youth Activities

2021 Summer Viking Time


This summer Platteville Recreation is offering Summer Viking Time Classes.  These classes will be held at various parks around town as well as at the Platteville Community Center.  The goal of this program is to provide a variety of enrichment activities to keep kids engaged and moving this summer! Along with Viking Time we will be holding Water Wednesday FUN! All Viking Time classes will be held from 10 am to 11:15 am. Water Wednesday will be $5 per session and held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Registration for most classes will end 2-3 days prior to the event.

6/8/2021- Mason Jar Piggy Banks @ Platteville Community Center Cost: $5
6/15/2021- DIY Confetti Vase @ Platteville Community Center Cost:$5
6/22/2021- Pony Bead Keychain Making @ Platteville Community Center Cost:$5
6/29/2021- DIY Mosaic Bird Bath @ Platteville Community Center Cost:$10
7/6/2021- Clay Pot Wind Chimes @ Platteville Community Center Cost: $10
7/13/2021- Cactus Rock Pets @ Platteville Community Center Cost:$5
7/20/2021- Rock Painting @ Platteville Community Center Cost: $5
7/27/2021- Tie Dye Paint War @ Lincoln Park Cost $15
8/3/2021- String Painting @ Platteville Community Center Cost $5

Date: Date of class varies. Time: 10 am-11:15 am
Cost: Cost per class may vary.
Age: Ages 5-12
Location: Location per class may vary.

2021 Middle School Summer Trips


Do you have a student 11-15 that is looking for some summer fun? Sign them up for one, two, three, or even four of our fun-filled summer field trips! We will be taking four different field trips throughout this summer. The costs listed below include the bus ride to and from our destination, their entry ticket fee, as well as lunch! We will be limiting each trip to 40 students, however if we do not have 25 kids registered by the deadline (one week prior to trip) we will have to cancel the trip. We do not want to have to cancel any trips this summer so send all of your middle-school aged kiddos our way for some fun in the sun this summer! Need some financial assitance? No worries! Scholarships will be available for half of the cost of each trip, contact Janet or Leilana for a scholarship form. We are also willing to set up payment plans to cover the cost for these field trips, trip will have to be paid in full one week prior to the trip date, contact Janet to get a plan set up if interested. The trip schedule is as follows:

6/28/2021- The Summit Cost: $48
7/16/2021- Boondocks Cost: $51
7/26/2021- Water World Cost: $60
8/9/2021- Elitch Gardens Cost: $65

Date: Dates and time may vary per trip
Cost: Cost may vary per trip
Age: 10-15
Location: Meet at Platteville Community Center 15 minutes prior to departure time.

2021 Harvest Daze 5K fun Run/Walk


Join us for the annual Harvest Daze 5k Fun Run/Walk! We would love to see you participate in this awesome event. The route will be around the town of Platteville and will total to around 3 miles. There will be an in person registration on the morning of the walk, but the online registration will save you from the hassle of waiting in a line!

Date: Harvest Daze- Saturday August 21st, 2021 @ 8:00 a.m.
Cost: $25 per person or $15 for children 14 & under
Age: Anyone can join!
Location: Meeting place TBD