sunshineJoin us for Fun in the Sun!  The Monticello City Parks Department announces the following summer programs.  Registration and contact information is found within each description below.  If you have general questions, please call the Parks Department at 574-583-3983.

Outdoor Explorers - Each Tuesday in June beginning June 5th

Fun in the Park for preschool through 2nd grade begins Tuesday June 5th at 6pm in City Park’s Central Pavilion. Each Tuesday in June we will explore the outdoors and do a craft. Materials fee is $3.00. To register call Cindy at 583-4525.

Superheroes of Science - Wednesdays

For 3rd through 5th grade will meet Wednesdays at noon at the Shady Rest Pavilion in City Park. The science of superheroeness will be studied with Rubberband Man, Cling On Man and Magnet Man. Materials fee is $3.00. To register call Cindy at 583-4525.

Born to Act - June 11-15th

A theater workshop will be presented by Lisa Terry in the Anheier Building in City Park. June 11-15 from 1:00-2:30pm 7-9 year olds meet and 2:30-4:00pm 10-12 year olds meet. For more information or to register call Lisa Terry 317-407-2007. Class cost: $10.00

POP Club - Tuesdays 4-7pm

For all kids up to 18 years old and will meet at the Farmers Market on Constitution Plaza on Tuesdays anytime between 4 and 7pm. Come explore healthy eating and physical activity and have fun!

Year of the Bird - Friday, June 15th

Celebrate birds and their environment. Kim Hoover from Hoots to Howls Wildlife Rehabilitation will bring rescue birds to the Amphitheater in Altherr Nature Park at 7pm on Friday June 15th. All are welcome, donations will be accepted.

Monticello Skate Jam - Saturday, June 16th

Held at Jordan Park at 1:00pm on Saturday June 16th. Register at noon that day or earlier in the week at the library. Program is free but waivers must be signed.

Planetary Roundup #2 - Tuesday, June 19th

Held Tuesday June 19 at 10pm in the south parking lot of Voigt Park. Jupiter will be the highlight and constellations are in the mix. Telescopes will be set up but much can be seen with your eyes. All are welcome.