School's Out Programs

Afterschool Program

Beyond the Bell (BTB) is an afterschool activities club for middle school students looking for a safe environment to do their homework, hang out with friends, and enjoy structured activities. Students can become a member at their school and enjoy special benefits and events exclusive to club members. The afternoon will begin with a snack and homework time. Remaining time will consist of recreational activities in the cafeteria, gymnasium, or classroom.

This Program is ongoing throughout the school year and students can enroll for one week or all weeks for the school they attend. Fees are not prorated for short weeks or in the case of inclement weather events. Fees are due the Friday before the following week.

Register online or print a Registration Packet to register in person at the Department of Recreation, Parks & Tourism (Port Tobacco) or a Community Center near you. A one-time enrollment fee of $25 per school year is required. All students must adhere to all program policies and procedures.

Program Fee: $50 per week • Daily Drop-In: $15 per day

Available Monday-Friday, 3-6 p.m.
Davis • Hanson • Henson • Smallwood • Stoddert  •  Mattawoman
Available Monday-Friday, 2-6 p.m.
Piccowaxen • Somers

Schools Out Drop-In Days 
Elite Gymnastics and Recreation Center offers a daily drop-in program when the kids (ages 5-14) are off school. Daily activities include gymnastics instruction, arts and crafts, organized games and other special projects. Each participant must bring a bag lunch, drink, and snack daily.

Resident Fee: $30 • Non-Resident Fee: $35

  Location Day Date Time  
Age 5-14 Elite W Nov 22 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Register
  Elite F Nov 24 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Register
  Elite W Jan 24 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Register

Elite Winter Break Camp
Elite is offering day camp during winter break! Daily activities include gymnastics instructions, arts and crafts, organized games, and other special projects. Bring a bag lunch, drink, and snack. Please pre-register. Pizza lunch provided on Thursday.

Resident Fee: $30 per day • Non-Resident: $35 per day • Call 301-934-6747 for more information.

  Location Day Dates Time
Age 5-14 Elite Tu-F Dec 26-29 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Holiday Swim
Looking for a fun way to spend a day with the kids over the holiday break? Come to any of our three indoor pools for tons of splashing fun with your family!

Fee: $2/person

  Location Day Dates Time
All Ages All Indoor Pools Tu-F Dec 26-29 1:00-4:00 p.m.