Newtown Youth and Family Services

Summer REC

REC focuses on building teamwork strategies, personal development in peer groups, independent life skills and builds confidence, independence, patience, individual growth and more!

During the summer months members get to enjoy outdoor warm-weather activities!


Summer REC events are for children and teens ages 7 through 17.

Cost per 4 week session: $136
Schedule below. 

REC meets on Wednesdays from 5:30-7:00pm in various locations.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions:

Small groups,
Masks for participants encouraged but not required,
Masks to be worn by staff,
Outdoor activities,
Social distancing will be encouraged.


Getting to Know Social Distancing Meetings & Games and Activities
Wednesday, July 29 from 5:30-7:00 pm
Newtown Youth & Family Services

Aerodynamics & Model Rocketry
Wednesday, August 5 from 5:30-7:00 pm
Fairfield Hills

Plant Care and Gardening
Wednesday, August 12 from 5:30-7:00 pm
Newtown Youth & Family Services

End of Summer Field Day
Wednesday, August 19 from 5:30-7:00 pm
Dickinson Memorial Park

Questions? Looking to sign up?

Contact Adam Horvath, NYFS Autism Recreation Coordinator, by calling 203-470-4335 or emailing

Please note: All NEW REC members must speak with and have a meeting with Adam Horvath prior to signing up for REC Club events and programs.