SOUTH ORANGE, NJ — With socially distant ways for kids to stay active imperative during the pandemic, the South Mountain YMCA and the South Orange Recreation Department are teaming up: they will provide outdoor physical games and sports for six weeks this fall.

Kids will play games such as, but not limited to: Kickball, capture the flag, gaga, 9 square in the air, castle ball, and more. 

The program is available for youths in grades 1 through 5, and there will be multiple week discounts at the time of registration. Sessions are located on New Waterlands Soccer Field and will start Mondays through Thursdays on September 21 from 3-5 p.m.* 

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Week 1: 9/21 - 9/24 
Week 2: 9/28 - 10/1
Week 3: 10/5-10/8
Week 4: 10/12-10/15
Week 5: 10/19 - 10/22
Week 6: 10/26 - 10/29

*Friday will be used as a makeup day if we have to cancel due to weather.

Anyone that is experiencing financial hardships at this time that is interested in the program should reach out to the South Orange Recreation Department to discuss potential scholarships for the program.