The Neighborhood Recreation Center summer program will run June 8-July 31, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. at Weisser, Jennings and Cooper Centers. The activity schedule is below. Note: The Fort Wayne Community Schools Summer Lunch Program will provide free lunches each weekday between 11:15 a.m.-12:45 p.m. at all three sites. Registration begins May 6. Stop by Jennings, Cooper or Weisser Center to complete a registration form. The activities at our Neighborhood Recreation Centers are FREE! For more information, please contact the coordinator at each center.
Weisser Park Youth Center
802 Eckert St. 427-6780
Supervisor: Zynette Paige
Cooper Community Center
2300 Clinton & Creighton 427-6728
Supervisor: Michael Ayers
Jennings Recreation Center
1330 McCulloch St. 427-6700
Supervisor: Michael Ayers
Jennings, Cooper & Weisser Centers Summer Schedule
|10-11 am||Enrichment||Enrichment||Enrichment||Enrichment||Open Recreation|
|11:15-12:45 pm||FREE LUNCH||Provided daily by FWCS||Cooper 11:15-12:15||Jennings 11:30-12:30||Weisser 11:45-12:45|
|12-3 pm||Open Recreation||Open Recreation||Open Recreation/ Weisser Swim||Open Recreation/ Cooper Swim||Open Recreation Jennings Swim|
|3-5 pm||Arts/Crafts Athletics||Arts/Crafts Athletics||Arts/Crafts Athletics||Arts/Crafts Athletics||Movies|
Harambee Festival @ Weisser
Saturday, August 1, 12 pm
School Year Programs
Fall Youth Programs
Oct 12-Dec 11 and Feb 8-April 22
Parents must complete a registration form for each youth program participant. Registration forms may be picked up at Weisser Park Youth Center.
Tuesday, 6:10-7:10 p.m.
Akoma Dance Crew
Monday & Wednesday, 5:30-6:30 pm
Jump for Life
Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Goddess Aset Rites of Passage
Thursdays, 6:00–7:00 pm
Simba Rites of Passage
Monday, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Arts & Crafts
Thursdays, 6:00-7:00 pm
Monday-Thursday, 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Friday, 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Monday-Thursday, 3:30-4:30/4:30-5:30 p.m.
Community Kwanzaa Celebration
Tuesday, December 29, 6:00 p.m.
Weisser Programs Participant Recognition Ceremony
Thursday, April 21, 6:00 p.m.
Community Malcolm X Celebration
Thursday, May 19, 6:00 p.m.
Community Juneteenth Celebration
Saturday, June 18, 2:00-8:00 p.m.
Tour of Ghana, West Africa Tour of Washington DC with Anthony Browder
Periodically Cultural Tours are led to such destinations as Ghana, West Africa or Washington D.C.
Periodically field trips are taken to places around the Fort Wayne area.
This is a very nice program. Diane J.
Love and appreciate the program so kids can have something to do-meals and snack provided-I love Weisser- R. Little