Classes & Programs

  1. Youth Programs
  2. Adult Programs

Middletown Preschool Classes

3 Year Old

In the 3-year-old classroom our experienced instructors teach valuable skills, such as alphabet and number recognition, counting, coloring, reading stories, arts and crafts, music and much more! Still accepting students for the 2021-2022 school year! Join the fun mid-year at prorated rate!

4 Year Old (Pre-Kindergarten)

The Pre-K program is a structured program that teaches kindergarten readiness skills. Currently closed for registration, please reach out if you'd like to be put onto the waiting list.

Our classes generally run parallel to the Middletown Public School schedule. Children must by of age by October 1, 2021. Both programs are available for both half day (9:00am-12:00pm) or full day (9:00am-3:00pm).

Poricy Park Programs

Maple Tree-Tapping

In the dead of winter, trees begin to prepare for spring. Join Recreation to drill holes, hammer in tappers, and hang buckets - the first steps of making maple syrup! The walk down and back is approximately .5 miles total. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Register online at:

Date: Thursday 4:00pm—5:00pm | February 10th
Location: Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Road, Red Bank
Fee: $5.00 (resident), $6.00 (non-resident)

After School Science Club

Don't wait for next summer to continue your Poricy science adventures. We've got STEM activities to do, nature to explore, and fun to be had! Each week has a different topic and will include an outdoor hike (weather permitting).

Dates: Tuesdays 4:00pm-5:00pm | January 4th - February 22nd (8 weeks)
Location: Poricy Park Nature Center, 345 Oak Hill Road, Red Bank
Fee: $120.00 (resident), $144 (non-resident)
Grades: K-3

Graphic describing scout offerings, including 90 minute guided programs and 30 minute guided hikes.