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Community Center

Programs and services to keep kids strong, healthy, and engaged.

***Click this link for Virtual Learning***

Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camp provides recreation and educational activities in a safe environment. At camp, children are encouraged to explore opportunities while having fun and making new friends! Camp staff lead educational activities, games, arts and crafts projects and field trips all around Dane County. Breakfast, lunch, an afternoon snack and dinner are provided each day. The camp is typically held at our 3030 Darbo Drive Community Center.

Dates: June 22 - August 14

Times: Virtual Learning; activity boxes delivered weekly

Number of children 1 2 3+
Cost per week $30 $40 $50

Age/Grade Requirement: Completed Kindergarten -through- entering 6th Grade

Link to Summer Camp Enrollment Form 

After-School Program

The after school program is for all children in grades K-5, no matter their school or home neighborhood. It provides help with homework, focusing on literacy and math skills, plus additional enrichment activities. Field trips are also scheduled during the year.

Public school transportation is provided from Lowell Elementary, while The Salvation Army provides transportation from Emerson, Hawthorne, and Sandburg Elementary Schools to the Community Center. Parents are responsible for transportation from the Community Center to home.

Monday: 1:20-5:30 pm

Tuesday-Friday: 2:45-5:30 pm

Link to After-School Registration Form

Play and Learn

Play and Learn is a traveling pre-school sponsored by United Way and held at The Salvation Army every Tuesday morning. It is a free program for children from birth to 5 years and their caregivers that offers a variety of activities, including stories, pretending, building and crafts. Children learn math, literacy and social skills, while caregivers gain a greater understanding of child development.

Gym Schedule

Pickle Ball and Adult Open Gym offered.

*Pickle Ball is $2/session

Rentals for weekdays after 6 PM and on Saturdays are available by appointment.


Community Center Director  (608) 250-2257

Front Desk: (608) 250-2232

All activities take place at 3030 Darbo Drive.

Please enter through the gym doors along Darbo Drive.

After School Program 2

*SNOW DAYS: When Madison Schools are closed, so is the Community Center.