Summer Resource Guide 2018

Parent Engagement Center 2018 Summer Resource Guide

Information in the guide includes Stoughton Public Schools and emergency contact Information, the 2018-2019 School Calendar, fun things to do this summer, links to summer reading and math, recreation, and much more.

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Stoughton Parent Engagement Center Summer Resource Guide Quick Links

Emergency

Stoughton Police
26 Rose Street, Stoughton
Emergency Number: 911, Alternate Emergency: 781-344-2424
http://www.stoughton.org/police

Stoughton Fire and Rescue
1550 Central Street, Stoughton
Emergency Number: 911, Alternate Emergency: (781) 344-3131 http://www.stoughton.org/fire-rescue

Summer Reading and Math

Stoughton Public Schools
https://www.stoughtonschools.org/district/pages/summer-reading-math-history

Stoughton Public Library
https://www.stoughton.org/sites/stoughtonma/files/pages/summerreadingfly...

Town of Stoughton

Stoughton Public Schools
232 Pearl Street, Stoughton
781-344-4000
http://www.stoughtonschools.org

Stoughton Parent Engagement Center
137 Walnut St., Stoughton
781-344-7003 x7305
Jeff Wolff, Coordinator
J_wolff@stoughtonschools.org

Stoughton Public Library
Temporary location: 529 Washington St. (Rt. 138) in the Plaza with True Value Hardware.
781-344-2711
http:// www.stoughtonlibrary.org
Ask the library if they have free passes to the museums and historical sites you’re planning to visit.

Stoughton Extended Day
Main Office, 137 Walnut Street, Stoughton
781-344-5512
http://www.stoughtonextendedday.org

Stoughton Recreation Department
10 Pearl Street, Stoughton
781-341-1300, ext. 9244
http://www.stoughtonrec.org
Sports, fitness, summer programs, playgrounds, swimming lessons, and more.

Oasis (Organizing Against Substances In Stoughton)
110 Rockland Street, Stoughton
781-341-2252 x9456
http://stoughtonoasis.org

Stoughton Historical Society
6 Park Street, Stoughton
781-344-5456
http://www.stoughtonhistory.com

Stoughton Media Access Corporation (SMAC)
421 Page Street, Suite 2, Stoughton
781-341-1708
http://www.stoughtontv.com

Stoughton Town Hall
10 Pearl Street, Stoughton
781-341-1300
http://www.stoughton.org

Stoughton Youth Commission
110 Rockland Street, Stoughton
781-341-2252
https://sites.google.com/site/stoughtonyouthcommission/home

Athletics and Youth Programs

Stoughton Recreation Department
10 Pearl Street, Stoughton
781-341-1300, ext. 9244
http://www.stoughtonrec.org
Sports, fitness, summer programs, playgrounds, swimming lessons, and more.

Stoughton Youth Athletic Club
http://www.stoyac.org/

Stoughton Youth Soccer
http://www.stoughtonsoccer.org/site

Stoughton Youth Baseball
http://www.stoughtonyouthbaseball.org/home.php

Stoughton Youth Lacrosse
http://www.stoughtonlax.org

Stoughton Youth Flag Football
http://www.syfflstoughton.com

Cub Scouts- Pack 24 Stoughton on FB
http://www.orgsites.com/ma/stoughtonpack24/

Boy Scouts- Troop 516 on FB
http://troop516stoughton.scoutlander.com/publicsite/unitcontact.aspx?UID...

Girl Scouts- Stoughton Girl Scouts on FB
http://gsema.org

Stoughton Ice Center
57 French St., Stoughton
781-341-0007
https://www.stoughtonicecenter.com

Dana Barros Basketball Club
1776 Washington St., Stoughton
781-436-3820
http://danabarros3.com

Dirt Dawg Sports
40 Industrial Dr., Canton
781-562-0758
https://www.dirtdawgsports.com

Old Colony Y, Stoughton Branch
445 Central Street, Stoughton
781-341-2016
http://www.oldcolonyymca.org

Camps

Knights of Summer
Stoughton Public Schools
Elementary students entering grades 2 - 5 in September 2018
Location: O'Donnell Middle School
No cost for participation.
Email: Lynda Feeney, Data, Intervention and Extended Learning Time Specialist

Stoughton Recreation Department
781-341-1300, ext. 9244
http://www.stoughtonrec.org
Sports, fitness, summer programs, playgrounds, swimming lessons, and more.

Stoughton Extended Day Summer Camp
781-344-5512
http://www.stoughtonextendedday.org
Located at the Hansen Elementary School, 1800 Central Street

Camp West Woods
808 West Street, Stoughton
781-341-4424
http://campwestwoods.com

Camp Stoughton
The Old Colony YMCA
445 Central Street, Stoughton
781-341-2016
http://www.oldcolonyymca.org/camp-stoughton

Moose Hill Camp
293 Moose Hill Parkway, Sharon
781-784-5691
http://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/moose-hill/...

KidSports
11 Evans Drive, Stoughton
781-344-2332
http://kidsportsfun.com/summer-vacation-programs/

Everwood Day Camp
125 Lakeview Street, Sharon
781-694-5829
http://everwooddaycamp.com

Maplewood Country Day Camp
150 Foundry Street, South Easton
http://www.maplewoodyearround.com

The Sheep Pasture
Natural Resources Trust of Easton 
307 Main Street, Easton
508-238-6049
http://www.nrtofeaston.org/summer-camp--leadership-youth-programs.html

College Gate & College Academy
5 Bristol Drive, Suite 3C, South Easton
508-238-3237
http://collegegate.org

Explo at Wheaton College Summer Camp
26 East Main Street, Norton
781-762-7400
http://www.explo.org/exploration/explo-at-wheaton/ 

Victory Stables Summer Camp
1176 West Street, Stoughton
781-344-0202
http://www.victorystablesinc.com/camp.html

Animals

Buttonwood Park Zoo
425 Hawthorn Street, New Bedford
508-991-6178
https://www.bpzoo.org

Capron Park Zoo
201 County St, Attleboro
774-203-1840
http://www.capronparkzoo.com

Franklin Park Zoo
1 Franklin Park Road, Boston
617-541-5466
http://www.zoonewengland.org

Stone Zoo
Middlesex Fells Reservation
149 Pond Street, Stoneham 
617-541-5466
http://www.zoonewengland.org

Roger Williams Park Zoo
1000 Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
401-785-3510
http://www.rwpzoo.org

Beaches

Ames Long Pond
100 Highland Street, Stoughton
http://www.stoughtonrec.org/info/facilities/details.aspx?FacilityID=14696

Duxbury Beach Park
260 Gurnet Road, Duxbury
781-837-3112
http://www.duxburybeachpark.com

Horseneck Beach
5 John Reed Road, Westport
508-636-8816
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/horseneck-be...

Houghton's Pond Recreation Area
840 Hillside Street
Milton
617-698-1802
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/houghtons-po...

Nantasket Beach
Rte 3A, Hull
781-925-1777
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/nantasket-st...

Onset Beach, Plymouth Beach, Rexhame Beach, White Horse Beach
Plymouth
http://seeplymouth.com/beaches-and-parks/plymouth-county-beaches

Scusset Beach
20 Scusset Beach Road, Sandwich
508-888-0859
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/scusset-beac...

Campgrounds

Ellis-Haven Campgrounds  
531 Federal Furnace Road, Plymouth
508-746-0803
http://ellishaven.com

Indianhead Resort
1929 State Road, Plymouth
508-888-3688
http://www.indianhead-resort.com

Reserve America
For camping reservations all across the US
https://www.reserveamerica.com

Fairs

Brockton Fair
600 Belmont Street, Brockton
508-586-8000
http://brocktonfair.net

Marshfield Fair
140 Main Street, Marshfield
781-834-6629
http://www.marshfieldfair.org

Fish and Fishing

Bournedale Herring Run
Brewster
http://www.capecodtravel.com/herring-run

Houghton’s Pond
840 Hillside Street, Milton
617-698-1802
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/houghtons-po...

Captain John Whale Watching & Fishing Tours
10 Town Wharf, Plymouth
508-746-2643
http://www.captjohn.com

Boston Harbor Whale Watching
1 Long Wharf, Boston
617-227-4321
http://www.bostonharborcruises.com/whale-watch/

Mystic Aquarium
55 Coogan Blvd, Mystic, CT
860-572-5955
http://www.mysticaquarium.org

New England Aquarium
1 Central Wharf, Boston
617-973-5200
https://www.neaq.org

Food Pantries

Ilse Marks Food Pantry
Stoughton
781-341-1994
http://www.foodpantries.org/ci/ma-stoughton

Immaculate Conception Parish Food Pantry
Stoughton
781-341-0611
http://www.foodpantries.org/ci/ma-stoughton

WIC (Women, Infants and Children) Nutrition Program
795 Pleasant St., Brockton
508-588-8241
https://wic.bamsi.org

Free/Discounted Activities

Apple Camp
Location: local Apple Store
https://www.apple.com/retail/camp/notify.html

Earn a Free Kid’s Book at Barnes & Noble
http://www.barnesandnoble.com/b/summer-reading/_/N-rs9

Farmers Markets in Massachusetts
https://www.massfarmersmarkets.org

Free Museums Entry Bank Of America
http://about.bankofamerica.com/en-us/global-impact/arts-and-culture/part...

Free Fun Fridays
Highland Street Foundation
617-969-8900
http://www.highlandstreet.org/programs/free-fun-fridays

Stoughton Public Library (free or discounted museum passes)
529 Washington Street, Stoughton
781-344-2711
https://www.stoughton.org/library-O

EBT Card to Culture Program
Free or discounted admission to many museums and cultural institutions with an EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) card.
http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dta/ebt-card-to-culture.html

Every Kid in a Park
Free entry to more than 2000 Federal lands for Grade 4 students and families.
https://www.everykidinapark.gov

Gardens

Boston Common
139 Tremont Street, Boston
617-635-4505
https://www.boston.gov/parks/boston-common

Boston Public Garden
4 Charles St, Boston
617-635-4505
https://www.boston.gov/parks/public-garden

Swan Boats
4 Charles St S, Boston
617-522-1966
https://swanboats.com

Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
125 Arborway, Boston
617-524-1718
https://www.arboretum.harvard.edu/visit

The Gardens at Elm Bank
Massachusetts Horticultural Society
900 Washington St. (Rt. 16), Wellesley
https://www.masshort.org/gardens-at-elm-bank

Golf

Cedar Hill Golf Course
1137 Park Street, Stoughton
781-344-8913
http://www.stoughtonrec.org/info/facilities/details.aspx?FacilityID=14698

D.W. Field Golf Course
331 Oak Street, Brockton
508-580-7855
https://www.dwfieldgolfcourse.com

Easton Country Club
265 Purchase Street, South Easton
508-238-2500
http://eastoncountryclub.com

Riverbend Country Club
250 E Center Street, West Bridgewater
508-580-3673
http://riverbendcc.com

Rockland Country Club
276 Plain Street, Rockland
781-871-0480
http://www.rocklandgc.com

History

Adams National Historical Park
135 Adams Street, Quincy
617-770-1175
https://www.nps.gov/adam/index.htm

Battleship Cove Maritime Museum
5 Water Street, Fall River
508-678-1100
https://www.battleshipcove.org/maritime-museum/

Ben Franklin Statue
45 School Street, Boston
https://www.thefreedomtrail.org

Boston Massacre Site
206 Washington Street, Boston
617-357-8300
https://www.thefreedomtrail.org

Bunker Hill Monument
Monument Square, Charlestown
https://www.thefreedomtrail.org

Copp's Hill Burying Ground
Hull St & Snow Hill Street, Boston, MA
617-635-7361
https://www.thefreedomtrail.org

Faneuil Hall
4 South Market Building, Boston
617-523-1300
http://www.faneuilhall.com

The Freedom Trail
Boston
https://www.thefreedomtrail.org

Granary Burying Ground
Tremont Street, Boston
http://www.cityofboston.gov/parks/hbgi/Granary.asp

Hatch Shell Boston
47 David G Mugar Way, Boston
617-626-1250
http://www.celebrateboston.com/hatch-shell.htm

King's Chapel
58 Tremont Street, Boston
617-523-1749
http://www.kings-chapel.org

Massachusetts State House
24 Beacon Street, Boston
617-722-2000
https://malegislature.gov

Old North Church
193 Salem Street, Boston
617-523-6676
http://oldnorth.com

Old South Meeting House
310 Washington Street, Boston
617-482-6439
http://www.osmh.org

Old State House
206 Washington Street, Boston
617-720-1713
http://www.bostonhistory.org

Old Sturbridge Village
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road, Sturbridge
800-733-1830
https://www.osv.org

Park Street Church
1 Park Street, Boston
617-523-3383
http://www.parkstreet.org

Paul Revere House
19 North Square, Boston
617-523-2338
https://www.paulreverehouse.org

Plimoth Plantation
137 Warren Avenue, Plymouth
508-746-1622
https://www.plimoth.org

USS Constitution
Charlestown Navy Yard, Charlestown
617-426-1812
https://ussconstitutionmuseum.org

Miscellaneous Things to Do

Boston Activities and Events Newsletter – Free
http://www.bostoncentral.com/newsletter/

Boston Bowl
820 William T Morrissey Blvd, Dorchester
http://www.bostonbowl.com

Brockton Rox Baseball
508-559-7000
http://www.brocktonrox.com

Fungineers
65 Holbrook St, Suite 140, Norfolk
508-530-0404
https://www.letsfungineer.com

The LEGO Store
South Shore Plaza, Braintree 
781-356-6501
https://www.lego.com/en-us/stores/stores/us/south-shore-plaza

Showcase Cinemas
Showcase Cinema de Lux Randolph, 73 Mazzeo Drive, Randolph
https://www.showcasecinemas.com

Regal Theaters
http://www.regmovies.com

AMC Braintree 10 Theatres
10 Grandview Rd., Braintree
https://www.amctheatres.com/movie-theatres/boston/amc-braintree-10

Wheelock Family Theatre
180 Riverway, Boston
617-879-2300
https://wheelockfamilytheatre.org

Museums

Boston Children’s Museum
308 Congress Street, Boston
617-426-6500
http://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org

Brockton Fire Museum
216 N. Pearl St., Brockton
508-580-0039
https://www.brocktonma.com/bhs/firemus.html

Blue Hills Trailside Museum
1904 Canton Ave., Milton
617-333-0690
https://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/blue-hills...

Cape Cod Museum Trail
http://www.capecodmuseumtrail.com

The Children’s Museum in Easton
9 Sullivan Avenue, North Easton
508-230-3689
http://childrensmuseumineaston.org

Concord Museum
200 Lexington Rd, Concord
978-369-9763
http://www.concordmuseum.org

Dighton Rock Museum (by appointment only)
Bay View Ave., Berkley
508-822-7537

Fuller Craft Museum
455 Oak Street, Brockton
508-588-6000
http://fullercraft.org

Harvard Art Museum
32 Quincy Street, Cambridge
617-495-9400
http://www.harvardartmuseums.org

Harvard Museum of Natural History
26 Oxford Street, Cambridge
617-495-3045
http://hmnh.harvard.edu

The Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston
25 Harbor Shore Drive, Boston
617-478-3100
https://www.icaboston.org

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
25 Evans Way, Boston
617-566-1401
http://www.gardnermuseum.org

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum
Columbia Point, Boston
617-514-1600
https://www.jfklibrary.org

Larz Anderson Auto Museum
15 Newton St., Brookline
617-522-6547
https://larzanderson.org

Mass. State Police Museum and Learning Center
308 Providence Rd., South Grafton
888-707-4011x807
https://www.mspmlc.org

Museum of African American History
46 Joy Street, Boston
617-725-0022
http://maah.org

Museum of Fine Arts
465 Huntington Avenue, Boston
617-267-9300
http://www.mfa.org

Museum of Science
1 Science Park, Boston
617-723-2500
https://www.mos.org

New England Aquarium
1 Central Wharf, Boston
617-973-5200
http://www.neaq.org

Pilgrim Hall Museum
75 Court Street, Plymouth
508-746-1620
http://www.pilgrimhall.org

Plimoth Plantation
137 Warren Avenue, Plymouth
508-746-1622

Providence Children’s Museum
100 South Street, Providence, RI
401-273-5437
http://www.childrenmuseum.org

Nature

Allens Pond Wildlife Sanctuary
1280 Horseneck Road, Westport
508-636-2437
http://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/allens-pond

Ames Nowell State Park
Linwood Street, Abington
781-857-1336
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/ames-nowell-...

Bare Cove Park
Bare Cove Park Dr & Fort Hill Street, Hingham
781-741-1400

Blue Hills Reservation
695 Hillside Street, Milton
617-698-1802
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/blue-hills-r...

Borderland State Park
259 Massapoag Avenue, North Easton
508-238-6566
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/borderland-s...

Friends of Borderland
http://www.friendsofborderland.org/

Cape Cod Canal Bicycle Trail
http://www.capecodbikeguide.com/canal.asp

Copicut Woods
Indian Town Road, Westport
508-636-4693
http://www.thetrustees.org/places-to-visit/south-coast/copicut-woods.html

Daniel Webster Wildlife Sanctuary
Winslow Cemetery Road, Marshfield
781-837-9400
http://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/daniel-webster

East Over Reservation
Rochester
978-921-1944
http://www.thetrustees.org

Freetown-Fall River State Forest
110 Slab Bridge Road, Assonet
508-644-5522
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/freetown-fal...

Lyman Reserve
Head of the Bay Road, Plymouth
978-921-1944
http://www.thetrustees.org/places-to-visit/south-coast/lyman-reserve.html

MA Department of Conservation and Recreation
617-626-1250
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/

Massasoit State Park
1361 Middleboro Avenue, East Taunton
508-828-4231
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/massasoit-st...

Moose Hill Wildlife Sanctuary
293 Moose Hill Parkway, Sharon
781-784-5691
http://www.massaudubon.org/get-outdoors/wildlife-sanctuaries/moose-hill

Myles Standish State Forest
194 Cranberry Road, Carver
508-866-2526
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/myles-standi...

Pratt Farm
110 E Main Street, Middleborough
http://www.nemba.org/trails/massachusetts/pratt-farm

Shining Sea Bikeway
Falmouth
http://www.capecodchamber.org/bike-paths

Wompatuck State Park
204 Union Street, Hingham
781-749-7160
http://www.mass.gov/eea/agencies/dcr/massparks/region-south/wompatuck-st...

World's End Reservation
Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area, Martins Lane, Hingham
781-740-7233
http://www.thetrustees.org/places-to-visit/south-shore/worlds-end.htmlPl...

Playgrounds

Ames Street Playground
65 Ames Street, Sharon

Children’s Playspace at Halloran Park
Pierce Street, Stoughton

Bradley Lessa Memorial Playground
West Street, Stoughton

Frothingham Park
Park St, North Easton

Imagination Station
Corner of North and Pleasant Streets, Randolph

Messinger Playground
Messinger Street, Canton

Pequitside Farm Playground
79 Pleasant Street, Canton

Stoughton Elementary Schools Playgrounds
Dawe School, 131 Pine Street
Gibbons School, 235 Morton Street
Hansen School, 1800 Central Street
South School, 171 Ash Street
West School, 1322 Central Street

Tricentennial Park
217 West Main Street, Norton

World War I Memorial Park
401 Elmwood Street, Attleboro

Summer Concerts

Blue Hills Bank Pavilion
290 Northern Avenue, Boston
617-728-1600
http://www.bhbpavilion.com

Cape Cod Melody
21 W Main Street, Hyannis
508-775-5630
http://www.melodytent.org

South Shore Music Circus
130 Sohier Street, Cohasset
781-383-9850
http://www.themusiccircus.org

Xfinity Center
885 S Main Street, Mansfield
508-709-7406
http://www.livenationvenue.com/xfinity-center