Below is a recent announcement from the Wilmington Recreation Department:
WILMINGTON, MA — On Tuesday, October 26, 2021 we are offering Babysitter and Home Alone classes at the Wilmington Middle School. Be sure to sign up soon as there are only a few spots left!
BLAST! Babysitter Lessons and Safety Training (1:45 – 3:45 p.m.)
In this workshop kids will learn what to consider before taking a job, how to communicate with parents, children and your parents, house safety, activities for different ages, choking prevention and relief, how and when to call for help; how to call 911 and how to build your own babysitting business. This class is open to children in grades 6 – 8, cost is $55 per participant.
Home Alone (3:45 – 5:15 p.m.)
This class will teach kids telephone and door answering techniques, internet safety, accident and fire protection, how to call 911, First Aid techniques, how to prevent and relieve choking and time management tips. This class is open to children in grades 4 – 5, cost is $50 per participant.
To register, please visit our website https://www.wilmingtonma.gov/recreation and log into your account. You can also call the Rec. Office at 978-658-4270 to register, or if you have any questions, we would be glad to help! We are open Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.