Summer will be here before you know it. But before you pack your bags for vacation, take a moment to check out the fun programming offered by the Village of Wellington.
Village Park (11700 Pierson Road) — Children ages 5 to 15 will have a summer to remember at Wellington’s summer camp, which includes sporting and entertainment activities, animal exhibits, swimming, field trips and more. Other summer activities include the aerial trapeze circus camp, basketball academy, speed and agility camp, fishing academy, volleyball camp, tumblekid camp, cheer, hip-hop, gymnastics and soccer. Visit www.wellingtonfl.gov/camps for info.
Wellington Aquatics Complex (12072 W. Forest Hill Blvd.) — Dive into summer fun at an Olympic-sized pool with diving boards, water slides, an aquatic spray ground and kiddie water play area. American Red Cross swim lessons for all ages begin June 6 and continue through Sept. 1. Junior lifeguard classes begin June 6, with five sessions this summer. Swim and dive, diving lessons, and water aerobics will also be offered. Visit www.wellingtonfl.gov/aquatics for info.
Wellington Amphitheater (12100 W. Forest Hill Blvd.) — Entertainment lives at the amphitheater, which will host free movies every Friday night this summer, beginning in June. Between June and August, enjoy the summer concert series, featuring tributes to famous artists. The Food Truck Invasion will continue every Thursday, featuring local artists and musicians each week at 6:30 p.m. Visit www.wellingtonfl.gov/amphitheater for info.