Playing to Learn in ESE

You know you’re at the right job when you look forward to going to work every day. While mentoring kids and changing their lives is by far the best perk of the job, working with a great team and being in an atmosphere where we can enrich youth while having… Read More…

From a Job to a Career in Before and After School Care

When I started working for Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation in March 2014, I was not planning to work here in January 2017. Nearly 3 years later, I can say that was crazy talk and that I plan to stick around for a while. And, let me tell you why…… Read More…

Lights on After School

On October 20, 2016, Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation’s before and after school program, Extended School Enrichment (ESE) linked with more than a million people in communities across the country and at U.S. military bases worldwide to celebrate the 17th Annual Lights On Afterschool. Event organizers expected over 8,000 afterschool… Read More…

Your Child’s Adventure Awaits in Summer Camp!

Planning your child’s summer activities can be overwhelming. So much to do, so little time! Carmel Clay Parks & Recreation is here to help by offering two different formats (including full day camps and half day camps) so you can choose the format that is the best fit for your child…. Read More…

Swim Lessons in the Winter

If you’re anything like me, you spent most of your warm summer days outside, playing at The Waterpark and swimming your cares away. Well, (I’m sure you don’t need to be reminded…) those summer days are history. Winter is here! This might sound like a strange time to be talking… Read More…