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Hey kids! Spend your summer having fun with your friends at the playgrounds. The Lancaster Rec playground program offers supervised activities, games, contests and crafts to keep you busy and happy. After lunch, wading pools open so you can cool off from the summer heat. Boys and girls ages 6 to 14 have fun things to do every day, and the best part is, it's free!

June 13 to August 5, 2016

(Closed July 4 for the holiday)


12 p.m.-3 p.m. & 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Summer Wading Pool & Playground Locations:

  • Buchanan Park - Buchanan and Race Avenues
  • Farnum Park - Farnum and Water Streets
  • King Elementary School - S. Duke Street (opening may be delayed due to wading pool renovations)
  • Reservoir Park - E. Orange and Reservoir Streets
  • Rodney Park - Third and Crystal Streets
  • Sixth Ward Park - Hamilton and E. Ross Streets

Enjoy a free, nutritious lunch and snack at all playground sites daily. Lunch times vary between 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. depending on the location.

Register on-site at the playground nearest you any day playgrounds are in session. save time and download and fill out the registration before your child's first day:
Registration Form

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