The town of Wallingford would like to thank Lisa Cotrupi and Robert Moffitt who served as co-directors of the 2018 Summer Recreation Program as well as Lawrie Roundy, lead counselor, and Rosie Phillips, junior counselor for a wonderful four week program. Details for the 2019 Summer Recreation Program will be available in the spring. Please check back here in March of 2019.

Program Details for 2018:

  • Offered to children who have completed Kindergarten through 6th grade.
  • The program will run during the following four weeks: June 25-29, July 30-Aug 3,  August 6-10, August 13-17
  • Hours of operation: Monday-Friday, 7:30 am-5:15 pm (actual rec. program hours will be 8:45 am to about 4:15 pm).  
  • Children will need to bring their own snack, lunch, beverages, and sunscreen lotion.  We highly recommend that children bring a water bottle to be refilled throughout the day.



Summer Recreation Program field trip to Jones’ Donuts

Daily Schedule:

The schedule will be similar to that of previous year’s recreational programs.  Participants will be dropped off at Wallingford Elementary School in the kindergarten classroom (enter outside door near basketball court/playground) each morning (no earlier than 7:30 a.m.) Morning activities begin at 8:45 a.m.  Depending on the projects for the day— recycled-materials crafts, gardening, cooking, organized games, sports, or hiking– this may include a walk down to the Wallingford Recreational Field.  After lunch, everyone hikes over to Elfin Lake for swimming and other beach activities. Children are expected to be picked up at Elfin Lake weather permitting by 5:15 p.m. .


Registration Information & Fees   

  Wallingford residents Non residents
1 child $60/week $65/week
2 children $110/week $120/week
3 or more children $165/week $180/week


Registration: The fee is $25 per family. A deposit of $20 per week per child is required at the time of registration.  Registration is limited to 45 children per week.  Weekly fees are due at the Town Clerk’s Office by 11:00 a.m. on the Friday prior to the week your child will attend. No exceptions, no refunds, no partial payments. Payments will not be accepted by the co-directors or staff.

Forms, registration fees and deposits may be mailed or dropped off at Wallingford Town Hall:

Wallingford Town Administrator
75 School Street
Wallingford, VT  05773

Please make checks payable to the Town of Wallingford.   Thank you.

For questions or more information, please call 446-2872.

We look forward to lots of fun in the sun this summer!

2018 Summer Recreation Program Guidelines available here.

2018 REC registration forms available here.

2018 REC summer program flyer available here.

Letter to parents/guardians of attendees. Click here.

Wallingford Summer Recreation Scholarship Application