June 16, 2020
PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Meriden Summer Playground Program Is Cancelled
Drop-In Program and Field Trips Restricted
MERIDEN—The Meriden Summer Playground Program is a free program that promotes positive youth development and healthy lifestyle choices through fun activities for children ages 6 to 12.
Through this unparalleled time, the Meriden Parks and Recreation Department, after reviewing state COVID-19 guidance, and in consultation with municipal leaders has decided to cancel this year’s Summer Playground Program to ensure the safety of the attendees and staff during this pandemic.
The City shares this news with deepest regrets and heavy hearts, as we too look forward to our summer program. Please visit the Meriden Parks & Recreation site for any upcoming events or news happening this summer.
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