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After School Program

Keeping youths busy during out of school time is important, and the After School Program
is a great way for your child to have supervised, productive activities after school.


  • Currently offered at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Recreation Center
  • Registration is on a first come, first serve basis, weekdays from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
  • Geared for youths ages 5-13
  • Open school days from 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
  • Program consists of:
    • Power Hour homework time from 2:30 to 3:30.
    • Healthy Habits / Exercise Program discussions about healthy foods and living a healthy lifestyle, followed by a daily 30-45 minute session of Tae Bo cardio training, aerobics and team games.
    • Tutoring is available through a partnership with Kaleidoscope Kids and HOPE.  Children may qualify for free tutoring if they receive free or reduced cost school lunch and attend a Title 1 school.  
    • Computer Lab is available for youths to learn about computers, applications, input devices, output devices, software and more, using software to help with math, FCAT, phonics and language skills. 
    • Kid’s Café provides a hot balanced meal at the end of each session. 
  • Cost:  only $150 per child per 18 week semester.
  • Transportation is available from select area schools for an additional $25 per semester.

Contact Recreation Center Supervisor Lillie Brown at  or call the center at 813-757-9195 for more information.


City of Plant City 302 W. Reynolds St P.O. Box C Plant City, Fl. 33563 Ph: (813) 659-4200
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