Registration open for summer program at Boys & Girls Club of Milford summer program

The Boys & Girls Club of Milford has opened registration for its summer program 2014.

The six-week program will be held at Simon Lake, 59 Devonshire Road.

Each week of the program will have a different theme: Sports Week, Hollywood Week, Friendship Week, Beach Week, Be Great Week, and Animal Week.

There will be weekly field trips — which includes visits to Mystic Aquarium, duckpin bowling, Southern Connecticut State University's Lyman Hall, Quassy Amusement Park, roller skating and more.

Youth ages 6-16 years old can participate in the summer program, being held July 7 to Aug. 15. The program will run Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The cost of the program is $150 for the entire summer — the program is limited to 150 participants.

In addition, a Junior Counselor Program for youth ages 15 to 18 will be taking place, teaching teens important job skills, how to build a resumé, how to dress for an interview, and how to maintain financial responsibility. The Junior Counselor Program participants will also be given minor responsibilities in the execution of the summer program.

To register, visit For more information and to register for the Boys & Girls Club Summer Program, contact Jill DeWerdt, program director at or call 203-713-8055.