We've been hard at work putting together a host of programming options for the community, ranging from dance and movement to art and music. For a complete list of programs offered at The Fitz, view our program calendar. Our first special event of the season is right around the corner. The Lads and Ladies Dance is coming up on March 14. Get your tickets today! Looking for something for your kiddos to do over the summer? The Big Backyard Summer Enrichment Program kicks off June 22 for six weekly sessions.
Join us October 26th for our first annual Fright Night at the Fitz! This event will have something for everyone and includes the following: Trunk or Treat 4pm-7pm, Upper Parking Lot Family Halloween Carnival 4:30pm-8:00pm, Cafeteria Middle School Dance 7:30pm-9:30pm, Gymnasium Get Tickets » We hope to see you on the 26th! We Need Volunteers! We are looking for volunteers to help chaperone the dance and serve on our security team to ensure a fun night for all. Interested in helping out? Sign Up Now » All volunteers will need to complete a CORI check with The Fitzpatrick Collaborative. The process [...]
Learn from a Pro! Professional Skateboarder Nolan Munroes won a bronze medal in the 2012 X-Games and set a world record for highest McTwist. He has offered to work with The Fitzpatrick Collaborative this fall teaching skateboarding to the community. Space is limited (limit of 10 students) - so sign up fast! Beginners intensive will learn skateboarding basics while the intermediate class will focus on expanding your skills. Required equipment: Skateboard, helmet, knee pads. Elbow pads are optional, but highly encouraged. Lessons are held at the Pepperell Skate Park, 4 Hollis Street, Pepperell, MA Ages: 7-16 Dates: Saturdays (October 5th, 12th, [...]
We just placed an order for two new slides to replace the damaged ones that have kept the Peter Fitz playground closed for over two years. Based on delivery and installation time, we will have the playground open in time for Fright Night in October! Stay tuned because there will be an opening day celebration planned! Thank you to the amazing donors and volunteers who have supported this project so far! A lot has been accomplished, but there are still things that need attention (new swings, table repairs, fence repairs, etc). Please consider donating - we aren't done yet! Donate Today [...]
The Fitz will be hosting a free Activities Expo on Wednesday, August 14 from 4pm-7pm in the upper parking lot (closest to the playground). The Activities Expo will feature local organizations, such as local recreational teams, arts groups, scouts, and more. Come learn what each organization is about, their programs, and what they offer. We will also be featuring food trucks - so bring the family, learn about area activities, and enjoy some great food from local vendors! Learn More or Register Your Organization Non-profit organizations may participate for a $40 donation (other organizations are $75). All participating organizations will be [...]