SummerBounce is an annual overnight summer program for participants entering grades 7-12 in the fall of 2014. A highlight of the MetroLacrosse calendar every year, SummerBounce features a great staff, plenty of lacrosse, and the Alpine Tower team building experience. This year SummerBounce will welcome participants and staff from cities across the country.
Dates: Week 1 – Current 5th-7th Graders, July (Dates TBD) / Week 2 – Current 8th-11th Graders, August (Dates TBD)
Eligibility: Spots are limited and participants need to apply
Registration: Opens in April for MetroLacrosse Participants
MetroLacrosse will provide summer day programming for 1 week during the month of July. The days will consist of lacrosse sessions to improve the skill and fitness of participants and classroom sessions to allow the participants to explore the topics of leadership, health and nutrition, and community service. A healthy lunch will be provided to participants. Summer LacrosseFIT is a great way for kids to improve their lacrosse skills and stay active through the summer while developing strong relationships with peers and mentors through the R.E.S.P.E.C.T. curriculum.
Eligibility: Players entering 4th – 8th grade who have previously participated in a MetroLacrosse program
Dates: July 27th – July 31st
Location: Chelsea High School, 299 Everett Ave, Chelsea, MA 02150 (Transportation will be provided to and from Franklin Field)
Registration: Will Open in June
MetroLacrosse provides employment opportunities for 10-15 teen participants through its Coaches-In-Training and MLK Summer Scholars Program . CITs are trained as coaches by MetroLacrosse staff and receive additional professional development training through the MLK Summer Scholares program. The job is 8 weeks of coaching young people at various summer camps across the city. CITs are responsible for all aspects of planning and executing sessions. In addition to coaching, CITs are required to help with several small projects throughout the summer.
Dates: July 6th – August 21st
Eligibility: Current MetroLacrosse participants who are entering 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.
Registration: Will Open April