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Jennings Center Schedules

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All programs are free.

Fall Youth Programs:
October 8-February 11

All students participating in the fall program must complete a registration form at the Jennings Recreation Center.

Movie Nite
Thursdays, 6-7:45 pm 

Movies are family-friendly and free.

Arts and Crafts

Monday-Thursday, 4-5 pm 
Participants enjoy fun arts & crafts projects
Ms. Lovie’s Kids’ Cafe

Monday-Friday 5-6 pm 

Kids’ Café is a feeding program; offering youth a nutritious meal.

Homework Assistance

Monday- Friday, 3:30-4 pm 

Lil Ladies – Ages 5-13

Tuesday, 5-7:15 pm 

Lil Ladies is a personal & social enrichment, community service and community awareness sisterhood. Participants learn skills necessary to make positive choices and have healthy relationships, etiquette, and respect.  They enjoy a variety of projects and field trips. This group meets October – April. Contact Delilah Simmons for more information.

Passage 2 Manhood

Monday, 6-7 pm 

Boys to Men is a life skills program designed to give middle and high school boys the tools that will help them be successful in their life endeavors. Facilitator: Terrance Miles. 

SBA Academy – Grades PK – 12th

Tuesday, 5 – 7:15 pm (Transportation provide from Jennings and back to Jennings)

SBA Academy assists students in language arts, mathematics, African and African American history and culture and homework. The program also assists junior and senior high school students with college preparation. The program meets October – April.

Jump for Life – Ages 5-15

Monday, 4-5 pm

Jump for Life is an exercise, nutrition and hygiene program. Youth enjoy a variety of fieldtrips involving swimming and hair, skin and nail care and dining. The youth also are exposed to health related businesses within the community and learn how to prepare healthy meals and snacks. The group meets October – April. 

Fridays, 3:00-6:00 pm   
Computer, Games, Playground

3:30-4:30 pm   Kids Cafe
4:30-5:45 pm   Open Recreation
5:45-6:00 pm   Backpack Program

Basketball Program/Leagues (Transportation provide from Jennings and back to Jennings)

Our   basketball   program   is   designed   to help  children  and  teens  develop  basketball skills.  This  program  also  helps  build 
self-confidence, develop leadership ability and promote sportsmanship. For more information, call Michael Ayers at 479-8588
or 427-6700.

Days           Time             Location  
Ages 10 & Under
Mon/Wed 5:30-8 p.m. Weisser Elem
Download the flier for Elementary Students

Ages 11-13
Tuesday    6-8 p.m.       Lakeside  MS

Ages 14-18
Thursday   6-8 p.m.      Lakeside MS
Download the flier for Middle/High School Students

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7th Annual Black History Bowl @ Weisser (even though it is a Jennings event)

Black History Bowl Flier

February 19, 2015

Weisser Program Participation Recognition Ceremony @ Weisser

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Community Malcolm X Celebration @ Weisser

Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:00 p.m.

Community Juneteenth Celebration @ Weisser

Saturday, June 20, 2015, 2:00-8:00 p.m.


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