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Monday August 26, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Tuesday August 27, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM    Mama Llama and Me - Playground Fun
Are you a parent who is feeling like an overloaded llama? Then join us at the Mama Llama and Me Enrichment Group! The vision of the group is a positive environment where parents and children can come together to socialize and engage in fun, organized and educational activities. Whether you are a stay at home parent or you work full time it is important to maintain positive relationships on this crazy journey we call parenting.We are a group of local parents and children who meet once a week for an activity involving fun play. This group is designed for Pre-K children and younger and their parents; including parents whose kids are in school and would like the chance to interact with other parents. Playground Fun: Join us at Johnson Field Playground for some unstructured play this summer! We will meet on Tuesdays from 9:00-10:00am in hopes to get a good group of kids together who are wanting to play. Please check Mama Llama and Me Enrichment Group's Facebook page to see if they will be meeting that morning. Open Gym: We will provide equipment for active controlled play. This will allow parents time to play with their children and encourage their children to play with other children (socializing). Equipment will include: gym mats, soft dodge balls, 4 wheel ground level scooters, cones, bean bags, and hula hoops (etc.). You can either register for a single day or for the entire session. Mama Mornings: A casual social support group for Mamas and their infants and young toddlers. This group meets every other week and is focused on the happiness and well being of Mama during the early years of the parenting journey. Topics of discussion may include yoga, field trips, baby item swap, cooking prep, or just simple Mama stuff. Come join us with your baby or babies for coffee and pastries and connect with others in a positive environment. The first week of food will be supplied after it will move to a pot luck type gathering.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Bridge Club - Bridge Club
Come and play bridge! This game is meant for players who already know the game and are familiar with the official bridge rules.  For more information please contact Kathy Murphy at (207) 310-8015 or Judy Morton at (207) 787-2325. 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Wednesday August 28, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Thursday August 29, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi
                  Tai Chi is a relaxing and gentle exercise program. It uses slow, multi-directional movements to tone muscles, increase flexibility, improve balance, and to enhance the immune system. Tai Chi also reduces stress and helps to quiet and focus the mind. Studies have shown that it is effective in reducing blood pressure. There are many articles you can research online regarding it's benefits. Tai Chi practice is the recommended exercise for people with MS, Parkinson's Disease, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Daily practice gives an enhanced feeling of well-being.These classes are in the tradition of Chen Man Ching and Silk Reeling Chi Gong in the tradition of Grand Master Feng.Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Wednesday before the class is held.  Anyone wishing to register after the 8-week session begins will be charged for the entire class or a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session, whichever is lower.Date: ThursdaysTime: 9:30 - 10:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $40Next sessions:    8/15/19 - 10/3/19                               10/10/19 - 12/5/19Instructor: Albert Delaney Albert Delaney has studied Tai Chi with Grand Master William Chen, Chi Gong Master Kenneth Cohen, and Don Ethan Miller. He has been practicing Tai Chi for twenty five years.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Strong Body - Strength Training Class - Strong Body - Strength Training Class
       Strong Body - Strength Training ClassJoin NASM Certified Personal Trainer, Amy Kilburn for this beginner strength training class. The class will use light weight dumbbells or body weight to strengthen the core and upper and lower body to help with everyday functional activities all while helping to reduce chronic pain and gain total body strength. Come see how quickly you can start seeing results and feeling stronger!  Any level welcome. Please bring a set of dumbbells 5-10lbs (or heavier if not a/ beginner) and a mat. Min: 88/1Date: Thursdays, 8/1/19 - 9/5/19                          9/12/19 - 10/17/19Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm     Ages: 18+      Fee: $54 per 6 week session/$12 drop in fee (pre-registration required)Location: Standish Municipal Center, Sebago Lake RoomInstructor: Amy Kilburn
 
Friday August 30, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    American Mah Jongg - Mah Jongg
Experienced players with the current National Mah Jongg Leaugue card are welcome to join. Beginners tables are available. For more information please contact Mary Lou Tracy at (207) 642-2503.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Monday September 2, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Tuesday September 3, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Bridge Club - Bridge Club
Come and play bridge! This game is meant for players who already know the game and are familiar with the official bridge rules.  For more information please contact Kathy Murphy at (207) 310-8015 or Judy Morton at (207) 787-2325. 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Wednesday September 4, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Thursday September 5, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi
                  Tai Chi is a relaxing and gentle exercise program. It uses slow, multi-directional movements to tone muscles, increase flexibility, improve balance, and to enhance the immune system. Tai Chi also reduces stress and helps to quiet and focus the mind. Studies have shown that it is effective in reducing blood pressure. There are many articles you can research online regarding it's benefits. Tai Chi practice is the recommended exercise for people with MS, Parkinson's Disease, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Daily practice gives an enhanced feeling of well-being.These classes are in the tradition of Chen Man Ching and Silk Reeling Chi Gong in the tradition of Grand Master Feng.Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Wednesday before the class is held.  Anyone wishing to register after the 8-week session begins will be charged for the entire class or a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session, whichever is lower.Date: ThursdaysTime: 9:30 - 10:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $40Next sessions:    8/15/19 - 10/3/19                               10/10/19 - 12/5/19Instructor: Albert Delaney Albert Delaney has studied Tai Chi with Grand Master William Chen, Chi Gong Master Kenneth Cohen, and Don Ethan Miller. He has been practicing Tai Chi for twenty five years.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Strong Body - Strength Training Class - Strong Body - Strength Training Class
       Strong Body - Strength Training ClassJoin NASM Certified Personal Trainer, Amy Kilburn for this beginner strength training class. The class will use light weight dumbbells or body weight to strengthen the core and upper and lower body to help with everyday functional activities all while helping to reduce chronic pain and gain total body strength. Come see how quickly you can start seeing results and feeling stronger!  Any level welcome. Please bring a set of dumbbells 5-10lbs (or heavier if not a/ beginner) and a mat. Min: 88/1Date: Thursdays, 8/1/19 - 9/5/19                          9/12/19 - 10/17/19Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm     Ages: 18+      Fee: $54 per 6 week session/$12 drop in fee (pre-registration required)Location: Standish Municipal Center, Sebago Lake RoomInstructor: Amy Kilburn
 
Friday September 6, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    American Mah Jongg - Mah Jongg
Experienced players with the current National Mah Jongg Leaugue card are welcome to join. Beginners tables are available. For more information please contact Mary Lou Tracy at (207) 642-2503.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Saturday September 7, 2019
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM    Soccer - Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Soccer - Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Gorham @ Standish Boys
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Soccer - Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Standish FC @ Standish United
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
Monday September 9, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Tuesday September 10, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Line Dancing - Line Dancing
                                                                                                                                                     Line Dancing Classes Dancers of all levels are encouraged to participate-it is a great form of exercise, not to mention a lot of fun! Classes will be held at Standish Town Hall. Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Monday before the session starts. Minimum class size required. Anyone wishing to register after the session begins will be charged a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session or the full session price, whichever is lower.Date: TuesdaysTime: 10:00 - 11:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $406 week sessions are $30Next sessions: 9/10/19 - 10/29/19 (8 weeks) $40                             11/12/19 - 12/17/19 (6 weeks) $30                            Deb's Cancellation Policy: As a general rule, if the weather is bad and school is cancelled for MSAD6 we will NOT have class. Also, if there is a 1 or 2 hour delay, there will NOT be a class because I will still be on my bus. You can listen to the tv or check school cancellations on line.At your first class, you can request my contact information and I am happy to share it with you.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Bridge Club - Bridge Club
Come and play bridge! This game is meant for players who already know the game and are familiar with the official bridge rules.  For more information please contact Kathy Murphy at (207) 310-8015 or Judy Morton at (207) 787-2325. 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM    Soccer - Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Soccer - Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
Wednesday September 11, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Active Senior Citizens of Standish - Active Senior Lunch
This group is open to all seniors of the Standish community.  No invitation is necessary, but reservations are required. Each month brings a new educational topic or entertainment for the group to share. Lunch, social and sometimes a brief business meeting are included.  Join us! New members are always welcome!  Dates: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month Time: 11:00 am, lunch served at 12:00 pmLocation: the Standish Municipal Center (Sebago Lake Room)  Lunch is catered by Personal Touch Catering for $6.00Contact Donna Grovo: 675-3302 for reservations (by Thursday prior to each lunch) 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Thursday September 12, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi
                  Tai Chi is a relaxing and gentle exercise program. It uses slow, multi-directional movements to tone muscles, increase flexibility, improve balance, and to enhance the immune system. Tai Chi also reduces stress and helps to quiet and focus the mind. Studies have shown that it is effective in reducing blood pressure. There are many articles you can research online regarding it's benefits. Tai Chi practice is the recommended exercise for people with MS, Parkinson's Disease, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Daily practice gives an enhanced feeling of well-being.These classes are in the tradition of Chen Man Ching and Silk Reeling Chi Gong in the tradition of Grand Master Feng.Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Wednesday before the class is held.  Anyone wishing to register after the 8-week session begins will be charged for the entire class or a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session, whichever is lower.Date: ThursdaysTime: 9:30 - 10:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $40Next sessions:    8/15/19 - 10/3/19                               10/10/19 - 12/5/19Instructor: Albert Delaney Albert Delaney has studied Tai Chi with Grand Master William Chen, Chi Gong Master Kenneth Cohen, and Don Ethan Miller. He has been practicing Tai Chi for twenty five years.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Strong Body - Strength Training Class - Strong Body - Strength Training Class
       Strong Body - Strength Training ClassJoin NASM Certified Personal Trainer, Amy Kilburn for this beginner strength training class. The class will use light weight dumbbells or body weight to strengthen the core and upper and lower body to help with everyday functional activities all while helping to reduce chronic pain and gain total body strength. Come see how quickly you can start seeing results and feeling stronger!  Any level welcome. Please bring a set of dumbbells 5-10lbs (or heavier if not a/ beginner) and a mat. Min: 88/1Date: Thursdays, 8/1/19 - 9/5/19                          9/12/19 - 10/17/19Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm     Ages: 18+      Fee: $54 per 6 week session/$12 drop in fee (pre-registration required)Location: Standish Municipal Center, Sebago Lake RoomInstructor: Amy Kilburn
 
Friday September 13, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    American Mah Jongg - Mah Jongg
Experienced players with the current National Mah Jongg Leaugue card are welcome to join. Beginners tables are available. For more information please contact Mary Lou Tracy at (207) 642-2503.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM    Drama Kids - Drama Kids
Drama Kids is an acting program that will help develop important confidence-building skills that will help those enrolled personally and academically. Throughout this acting program, participants will practice improvisations, mini-scripts, speaking skills, character analysis, theater games, creative movement and an informal performance.  All classes include fun participatory activities lead by enthusiastic, supportive teachers. There will be new creative lessons each week with no two classes being the same, a developmental and an age-appropriate curriculum, and everyone will be able to have a voice!Dates: Fridays, 9/13/19-12/13/19 (exclusion dates 10/11 & 11/29)Time: 3:20 - 4:20 pmGrades: K-5Cost: $150Location: Edna Libby Elementary School
 
Saturday September 14, 2019
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM    Soccer - Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
Monday September 16, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Tuesday September 17, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Line Dancing - Line Dancing
                                                                                                                                                     Line Dancing Classes Dancers of all levels are encouraged to participate-it is a great form of exercise, not to mention a lot of fun! Classes will be held at Standish Town Hall. Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Monday before the session starts. Minimum class size required. Anyone wishing to register after the session begins will be charged a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session or the full session price, whichever is lower.Date: TuesdaysTime: 10:00 - 11:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $406 week sessions are $30Next sessions: 9/10/19 - 10/29/19 (8 weeks) $40                             11/12/19 - 12/17/19 (6 weeks) $30                            Deb's Cancellation Policy: As a general rule, if the weather is bad and school is cancelled for MSAD6 we will NOT have class. Also, if there is a 1 or 2 hour delay, there will NOT be a class because I will still be on my bus. You can listen to the tv or check school cancellations on line.At your first class, you can request my contact information and I am happy to share it with you.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Bridge Club - Bridge Club
Come and play bridge! This game is meant for players who already know the game and are familiar with the official bridge rules.  For more information please contact Kathy Murphy at (207) 310-8015 or Judy Morton at (207) 787-2325. 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM    Soccer - Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Soccer - Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
Wednesday September 18, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Thursday September 19, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM    Tai Chi - Tai Chi
                  Tai Chi is a relaxing and gentle exercise program. It uses slow, multi-directional movements to tone muscles, increase flexibility, improve balance, and to enhance the immune system. Tai Chi also reduces stress and helps to quiet and focus the mind. Studies have shown that it is effective in reducing blood pressure. There are many articles you can research online regarding it's benefits. Tai Chi practice is the recommended exercise for people with MS, Parkinson's Disease, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. Daily practice gives an enhanced feeling of well-being.These classes are in the tradition of Chen Man Ching and Silk Reeling Chi Gong in the tradition of Grand Master Feng.Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Wednesday before the class is held.  Anyone wishing to register after the 8-week session begins will be charged for the entire class or a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session, whichever is lower.Date: ThursdaysTime: 9:30 - 10:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $40Next sessions:    8/15/19 - 10/3/19                               10/10/19 - 12/5/19Instructor: Albert Delaney Albert Delaney has studied Tai Chi with Grand Master William Chen, Chi Gong Master Kenneth Cohen, and Don Ethan Miller. He has been practicing Tai Chi for twenty five years.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Strong Body - Strength Training Class - Strong Body - Strength Training Class
       Strong Body - Strength Training ClassJoin NASM Certified Personal Trainer, Amy Kilburn for this beginner strength training class. The class will use light weight dumbbells or body weight to strengthen the core and upper and lower body to help with everyday functional activities all while helping to reduce chronic pain and gain total body strength. Come see how quickly you can start seeing results and feeling stronger!  Any level welcome. Please bring a set of dumbbells 5-10lbs (or heavier if not a/ beginner) and a mat. Min: 88/1Date: Thursdays, 8/1/19 - 9/5/19                          9/12/19 - 10/17/19Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm     Ages: 18+      Fee: $54 per 6 week session/$12 drop in fee (pre-registration required)Location: Standish Municipal Center, Sebago Lake RoomInstructor: Amy Kilburn
 
Friday September 20, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM    American Mah Jongg - Mah Jongg
Experienced players with the current National Mah Jongg Leaugue card are welcome to join. Beginners tables are available. For more information please contact Mary Lou Tracy at (207) 642-2503.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:20 PM - 4:20 PM    Drama Kids - Drama Kids
Drama Kids is an acting program that will help develop important confidence-building skills that will help those enrolled personally and academically. Throughout this acting program, participants will practice improvisations, mini-scripts, speaking skills, character analysis, theater games, creative movement and an informal performance.  All classes include fun participatory activities lead by enthusiastic, supportive teachers. There will be new creative lessons each week with no two classes being the same, a developmental and an age-appropriate curriculum, and everyone will be able to have a voice!Dates: Fridays, 9/13/19-12/13/19 (exclusion dates 10/11 & 11/29)Time: 3:20 - 4:20 pmGrades: K-5Cost: $150Location: Edna Libby Elementary School
 
Saturday September 21, 2019
8:15 AM - 9:15 AM    Soccer - Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM    Soccer - Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Buxton @ Standish United
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
Monday September 23, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
Tuesday September 24, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM    Line Dancing - Line Dancing
                                                                                                                                                     Line Dancing Classes Dancers of all levels are encouraged to participate-it is a great form of exercise, not to mention a lot of fun! Classes will be held at Standish Town Hall. Registration prior to class is mandatory and will be accepted at Town Hall or on-line at www.standishrec.com until the Monday before the session starts. Minimum class size required. Anyone wishing to register after the session begins will be charged a pro-rated fee of $8.00/class for the remainder of that session or the full session price, whichever is lower.Date: TuesdaysTime: 10:00 - 11:30 amCost: 8 week sessions are $406 week sessions are $30Next sessions: 9/10/19 - 10/29/19 (8 weeks) $40                             11/12/19 - 12/17/19 (6 weeks) $30                            Deb's Cancellation Policy: As a general rule, if the weather is bad and school is cancelled for MSAD6 we will NOT have class. Also, if there is a 1 or 2 hour delay, there will NOT be a class because I will still be on my bus. You can listen to the tv or check school cancellations on line.At your first class, you can request my contact information and I am happy to share it with you.
 
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM    Bridge Club - Bridge Club
Come and play bridge! This game is meant for players who already know the game and are familiar with the official bridge rules.  For more information please contact Kathy Murphy at (207) 310-8015 or Judy Morton at (207) 787-2325. 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM    Soccer - Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
6:00 PM - 6:45 PM    Soccer - Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer
Levels of Play and Descriptions:   Pee Wee Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 5:00 - 5:45pm.This introductory program is for children who are ages 4 & 5 by the start of the program, but no in kindergarten. We will introduce the game of soccer to your little athlete in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each we will introduce a new skill that will encourage you child to learn basic rules, skills, and opportunities to socialize. This is a parent-participation program (volunteers needed) led by Standish Recreation - parents will lead stations and drills - please come prepared to jump in and help out.Kindergarten Co-Ed Soccer: Tuesdays, September 10 - October 1 from 6:00 - 6:45pm.Kindergarten soccer will mirror some of the same drills and games that we play at the Pee-Wee level, but then we will introduce scrimmaging, usually the last half of practice. Kids will be divided into teams each week with a volunteer coach (volunteers needed) to lead a combined practice and game. An emphasis will be placed on being part of a team, skill development, fun, and an introduction to the rules of the game.Grades 1 & 2 Co-Ed Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Wednesdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on co-ed teams with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Wednesday and a game played against other Standish teams on Saturday mornings. An emphasis will be placed on skill development, fun, and field positioning. Grades 3 & 4 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Standish Memorial Park. Players will be placed on teams, and depending on registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches needed). There will be one practice on Thursday and a game played against surrounding communities on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.Grades 5 - 7 Soccer: Games held on Saturdays, September 7 - October 12.Practices will be held on Thursdays at Johnson Field. Players will be place on teams, and depending on the registrations, it may be co-ed, with a volunteer coach (volunteer coaches need). There will be one practice on Thursdays and games played against surround communities on Saturdays. This is a recreation travel team which will have 1-2 practices per week (Thursdays and potentially another day), and then a game on Saturdays. Parents should expect to travel to games outside of Standish.*We are unable to accommodate special requests for team placement. If you are a coach of a team, your child will be placed on the team you coach. Each age division will practice on the same day and time regardless of team placement. Volunteer Coaches: The success of this program relies heavily on parent volunteers. No experience is necessary! We can help you. If you enjoy working with kids and can follow a weekly curriculum provided by the recreation department, then you are well on your way to making a positive impact on a child in your community! We need you! You will always be teamed up with a co-coach, so you won't have to handle it alone. A 50% program fee credit will be applied to all volunteer coaches at the end of the season. Please fill our a volunteer coaches application below.Cancellations:In the event of game cancellations due to poor weather conditions, there will be a message on the Recreation Department's website and Facebook page. This message will not be posted until 4:00pm during the week or 8:00am for Saturday games. The message will only be posted if the game has been cancelled - if there is no message you should assume all games will be played. Games might not be made up due to weather.
 
Wednesday September 25, 2019
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM    Before & After School Program - Before School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.
 
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM    Active Senior Citizens of Standish - Active Senior Lunch
This group is open to all seniors of the Standish community.  No invitation is necessary, but reservations are required. Each month brings a new educational topic or entertainment for the group to share. Lunch, social and sometimes a brief business meeting are included.  Join us! New members are always welcome!  Dates: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month Time: 11:00 am, lunch served at 12:00 pmLocation: the Standish Municipal Center (Sebago Lake Room)  Lunch is catered by Personal Touch Catering for $6.00Contact Donna Grovo: 675-3302 for reservations (by Thursday prior to each lunch) 
 
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    Before & After School Program - After School Program Wait List
                  Welcome to the Standish Recreation 2019/20                                  Before/After School Program!        The After School Program is Full - please register for the wait           list below and we will contact you if an opening becomes available.             We strive to offer children a program that is affordable, fun and safe. One of the key elements of this program is “play!" Through play, children increase their social competence and emotional maturity. Activities will include indoor and outdoor sports, group games, arts & crafts, music, dance and occasional field trips. Each day quiet time will also be offered for participants to complete daily homework.A parent handbook has been prepared for your convenience. It informs you of our policies and procedures as well as to provide valuable information to help you to navigate the many details involved with this program.  We ask that you keep this handbook in a handy place for easy reference, or please find a copy on our website (below) for your convenience. We are excited for another successful year with our Before/After School Program.  Thank you for being a part of it!          General InformationWho: Children in grades K-5 who attend Edna Libby, Steep Falls and George E. Jack Elementary Schools.Where: George E. Jack Elementary School. Participants who do not attend George E. Jack during the day will be transported by the MSAD6 transportation department. Parents are responsible for making sure to set up transportation with the department. Drop off and pick up are at the side entrance of George E. Jack. Before School Program (BSP): Monday - Friday 7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School. The BSP will not be held on any unscheduled late arrival days (such as those due to weather). Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported from G.E. Jack will arrive at their schools by 8:50 a.m.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.orgAfter School Program (ASP): Monday - Friday 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m., excluding all school vacations, holidays, or snow days at G.E. Jack School.  Children attending Edna Libby and Steep Falls Schools will be transported to G.E. Jack School at the end of the school day.**Please note the Bonny Eagle MSAD6 Transportation Policy at www.bonnyeagle.org. Late Arrival Days: The BSP WILL BE HELD on the district's nine scheduled late arrival days and is included in the fee for BSP participants.  Children enrolled in the ASP are eligible to register for the late arrival days for a fee of $90.00 (pro-rated at $10 per late arrival day), to be paid in full at time of registration. Please call the office at 642-2875 if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Cards: Healthy snacks are available for purchase through our online store to participants in the ASP. Punch cards are $15 and good for 20 snacks ($0.75 per snack). Cards will be held at program location for your convenience. All participants are given a choice of two items per snack. For examples of snack items that may be offered click here: https://www.standishrec.com/forms/6065_snack_program_flyer.pdf To purchase your snack punch card now click here: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxFees and Payment Information:Automatic monthly payments will be set up when registering to have your credit/debit card charged on the first of each month automatically. The Parks & Recreation Department should be notified if the payment information needs to be updated should your card expire or need to be changed for any reason.  Declined payments must be corrected as soon as notification is sent and failure to make payments on past due balances could result in suspension from the program. After School Program: $177 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st.  Before School Program: $112 per month due the first of each month. There will be 10 installments starting with Sept. 1st and the last installment on June 1st. Late Arrival Package: $90 one time fee due in full at time of registration. Please call the office if you would like this option added to your account.Snack Punch Card: $15 per card. Card punches can be shared among siblings and additional cards may be purchased at anytime at: https://www.standishrec.com/info/products/default.aspxCancellation/Refund Policy:Written notice is required two weeks prior to the desired withdrawal date. A refund will be issued at a pro-rated amount for the remainder of the program, beginning on the first day of the next monthly billing cycle. Any days remaining in the month of withdrawal will not be refunded. The parks and recreation department recognizes there can be extenuating circumstances and it retains the right to handle refunds on a case-by-case basis as necessary.No School Day Policy:When school is canceled by MSAD #6: No Before or After School ProgramWhen school closes early by MSAD #6: No After School ProgramWhen there is a delayed start due to weather: No Before School ProgramPlease download the Before/After School Program Parent Handbook for specific program information.