OOS

Action Adventures Out-of-School

Kindergarten – age 14. Action Adventures Out-of-School emphasizes the belief that children’s capabilities and the freedom to express their individuality build a life-long foundation for excellence and success. Children are encouraged to discover their own talents as a way of empowering themselves and others. Throughout the program, hands-on activities in the areas of Science, Technology, the Arts, Engineering, and Math are offered. Financial Assistance is available and state vouchers are accepted. Monthly advanced registration and payment required for all Action Adventures programs. 15% sibling discount is available.

Please contact our Director of Out of School Programs at OOS@berkshiresouth.org or call 413.528.2810, ext. 34 for more information.

Financial Assistance is available.  Please view the Financial Assistance page for more details.

After School at Berkshire South
Monday – Friday, School dismissal – 6 p.m.
This enriching after school program provides quality, state-licensed care for school age children. Each afternoon includes homework time, physical activities, arts and crafts, as well as free time under the supervision of a mature, nurturing and creative staff. Students enrolled full-time receive 25% off enrichment programs.
Members $14 Guests $16 cost is per day.

Download the Registration Packet Here:

 

Full and Half Day Programs

When Berkshire Hills Regional School District schools are closed, we offer programs for school-age children. This includes full day holidays, vacation weeks and half-day teacher in-services. Children love the structured day full of activities with something for everyone including games in the gym, hikes, free play, arts and crafts, special projects, educational activities, pool time and much more!

Half Days; School dismissal – 6 p.m.
$20 Members and Guests
January 27
March 24

Full Days; 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Members $35 Guests $45
January 2
January 16
March 10

School Vacation Week
February  20 – 24
April 14 – 21

Snowy Day Program
PRE-REGISTER!
Never miss work again because of snow days. Our Snowy Day Program gives working parents an option when school is cancelled due to inclement weather. Families who register for the Snowy Day Program are invited to drop their children off for a day filled with art projects, swimming, music and sports. All children must be registered in advance as space is limited.
Full Day: Members $35 Guests $45
Half Day: $20 Members and Guests

Inclement Weather Policy
The Snowy Day Program at Berkshire South Regional Community Center will be the only youth program running when Berkshire Hills Regional School District is closed due to weather. In cases of extreme weather, it is possible the Center may close, and parents are encouraged to have a back-up plan for child care.

When there is the possibility of a snow day, tune to the following radio and television stations serving Berkshire County and Western Massachusetts:
WSBS – Radio 860 AM
WUHN – Radio 1110 AM
WBEC – Radio 1420 AM/105.5 FM
WUPE – Radio 96FM
WGNA – Radio 107.7FM
WWLP – Springfield Channel 22
CBS6 – Channel 6

Action Adventures Day Camp
Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
For children entering 1st grade to age 12. We have you covered for the entire summer; from the day after school lets out until the day before school starts. Join us for our fun-filled theme based camp. Each week has its own theme, and all integrate science, technology, engineering, arts, and math along with crafts, projects, games, group activities, swimming, sports, outdoor experiences and field trips. Our focus is on activities that foster critical thinking and development of self-awareness, respect, tolerance, empathy, honesty and kindness. Please call 413-528-2819, ext. 34 or email oos@berkshiresouth.org for more information.

 

 

Quality Enhancements in After-school and Out-of-School Time provided by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education FY 17 grant.