Rotary Summer Literacy is back for another summer!

The Rotary Club of Hamilton is proud to offer children in Kindergarten to Grade 5 the Rotary Summer Literacy Program. This free program will run from Monday July 16th to Friday August 3rd, 2018 at Cathy Wever Elementary School, located at 160 Wentworth Street N.

Program participants will join our staff from 9:00 am to 2:15 pm, Monday through Friday. The Rotary Summer Literacy Program focuses on literacy, engaging participants with modeled, shared, guided, and independent reading and writing activities. Children who attend our program maintain and/or improve their literacy skills. Over the course of a day, your child will also experience various day camp activities through our program options (listed below). The main goal at Rotary Summer Literacy is to ensure educational activities and experiences are fun for everyone!

Rotary Summer Literacy 2018 will offer the following Program Options:

Sports and Games

Get active this summer: Floorball, basketball, and soccer are standard! We take these classic activities and add a mix of cooperative camp games.

 Arts and Crafts

From creative crafts to digital photography, your “Peewee Picasso” will get their artistic juices flowing. Clear room on the fridge!

 Drama

Hooray for Hollywood! Join our team for an action-packed session of movie making, playwriting, and dramatic fun!

 Music

Learn to be a real-life guitar hero, vocal legend or instrumental phenomena. Participants will enjoy a fun-filled session of exploring, creating, and performing music!

 Dance

Is hip-hop your thing? Ever wondered about ballet? Boogie down and get your groove on with our dynamic dance ensemble!

All primary/junior students in Hamilton currently in Grades K – 5 are invited!

 The City of Hamilton, Hamilton Public Library, Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board and the Rotary Club of Hamilton sponsor the Rotary Summer Literacy Program. Parents are responsible for providing a lunch and transportation for their child(ren).

If you are interested and wish for your child to attend, please complete the online registration form

 https://goo.gl/forms/7jg8OeSV0wSKSssF3. If you are unable to fill out the online form, please email rotarysummerlit@gmail.com for a PDF copy of the form. Spaces are limited. Registration is due May 30th, 2018..

Rotary Summer Literacy

The Rotary Summer Literacy Program is a free program that focuses on literacy providing participants with an engaging modeled of shared, and guided independent reading and writing activities.

Children who attend the program maintain and/or improve their literacy skills. The Rotary Summer Literacy Program is designed to engage, enrich, educate, and excite, creating a truly special learning experience for one and all.

The Rotary Club of Hamilton is proud to provide this program each summer over 3 weeks. Participants from across Hamilton attend this summer camp style program.