• Site updated 11/16/2021 CH



Important reminders for all HYRD upcoming events and programs.

HYRD expects all attendees (children and adult) to follow the HYRD ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY (can be viewed in full on the Policies Page of this website). In short,: 1. Be Respectful: Treat everyone with respect-no hitting, biting, or other violent behavior. No name calling or put downs. Remember to say please, thank you, I'm sorry, and you're welcome. Lead by example.2. Be Honest: Tell the truth and say what you mean.3. Be Accountable and Responsible: Own your actions and words. Accept your consequences and apologize for them. Think before you act.4. Be Grateful: Be thankful for what you have5. BE KIND: Be nice to yourself and others.

CURRENT EVENTS

Halifax Youth and Recreation Department's Halifax Elementary School Afterschool Program Information (updated 11/16/2021ch)
Halifax Youth and Recreation Department is pleased to announce this we WILL be offering Afterschool Programs to Halifax Elementary School Students for the 2021/2022 school year. Please check back for program information as it will be posted soon! For any questions please contact Director Mr. Steele (774)281-0096 or Program  Coordinator Christine Herrick (774)283-2965.
* Afterschool Sportsmanship is currently holding sessions. Sign up information can be obtained by contacting the Halifax Elementary School Gym Teacher Mr.Ruisi or by visiting the Halifax Elementary School website  Silver Lake Regional School District :: Mr. Ruisi (slrsd.org)

HYRD PAST EVENTS
 
HALIFAX YOUTH AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT 
5th and 6th Grade Dance
For Students living in Silver Lake District and Surrounding Towns
WHEN:NO DANCE CURRENTLY SCHEDULED  
TIME:  DOORS OPEN AT 6:30 PM MUSIC STARTS AT 7PM PICKUP IS 9PM (PARENTS PLEASE BE PROMPT FOR PICK UP)
COST:$8 along with a registration form for each student- They are sent home from the school so be sure to check back packs. IF you don't have a form then the Parent/Guardian can sign the student in at the door.  Acceptable forms of entry payment are: checks, money order, and cash. Personal checks should be made out to, Town of Halifax. Students will need cash to purchase items from the concession stand.
Halifax Elementary School Gym.
Chaperones are local teachers and Recreation Staff and are corried!
The Dances are supervised. Children are not allowed out of the building unless a parent is picking them up. Drinks, GUM, and outside Food are not allowed in the building. Parents will be responsible for picking up their children in the gym lobby promptly when the dance is over. Halifax Youth and Recreation reserves the right to take disciplinary action against any attendees who do not adhere to HYRD Policies. We want everyone to have a great time, So remember: Follow the rules regarding zero tolerance(policies page)-Be kind to one another and have fun!
Music, Games, and Prizes.
Pizza ($2.00), Drinks, and Candy Bars $1.50
Sometimes we offer Glitter Tattoos $3 per tattoo (hypoallergenic). 
For more info please call Richard Steele Youth and Recreation Director at 774 281 0096 or 781-294-1215 or Christine Herrick Program Coordinator (774)283-2965. Please allow at least 2 business days to return your call if there is no answer. Please do not call the Elementary Schools or the Halifax Town Hall. You can also find us on facebook for current updates.   

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN SIGNING UP FOR ANY OF OUR CURRENT OR UPCOMING EVENTS PLEASE VISIT THE FORMS PAGE>Current event forms AND FOLLOW THE INSTRUCTIONS ON THE FORM THAT COINCIDES WITH THE EVENT YOU ARE INTERESTED IN.  

Don't forget to check out the "links we like" page for other great programs in our community!!!