Summer Park Programs

The township's summer park program will be held at Freedom Park from June 25 through August 3 (with the exception of July 4), Monday to Friday. The program is for children from ages 5 to 12.

FEE: $15 per week first child - $10 sibling or $4 per day for Butler Township Resident
FEE: $20 per week first child - $15 sibling or $4 per day for Non-Resident

Daily sign-in will be held in the Community Center located behind the Municipal Building at 411 West Butler Drive, Drums. The program will be held at Freedom Park on West Butler Drive in Drums. Activities begin at 9 a.m. and ends promptly at noon, Monday through Friday. Activities include organized play, games and crafts. In the case of rain, the program will be held in the gym of the Butler Township Community Center.

Click here to read the full 2018 Summer Park Program notice.

pdf2018 Park Program Registration Form

Registration forms for the Summer Youth Park Program are also available in the lobby of the Butler Township Municipal Building located at 415 West Butler Drive, Drums. Please return registration forms to the Municipal Office before June 17th.


Summer Food Service Program

In conjunction with this program, the Hazleton Area School District and food vendor, Nutrition Inc., are offering a free lunch program. This federally funded program will provide free lunch to anyone under the age of 18.

The cold lunches are distributed between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. beginning June 25 and ending August 16. The lunch program is at the Freedom Park pavilion.

Click here to view the Summer Food Service menu.