Tutoring, homework help, and activities.

Kzoo Parks After School Programs provide a fun atmosphere for youth to complete their homework, reading, or other school work following the school day. Tutoring and assistance are available and educational games, computers, cards, and more activities are available once school work is completed.

After School Programs will be available at three locations for the 2nd Trimester of Fall 2021: the Youth Development Center, Station 5 Community Center, and Winchell Elementary. Space is limited.

Winchell Elementary: 4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Space is limited to 8 students.


  • Winchell Elementary

Online Registration is Not Available. To register please visit our office at 251 Mills Street.


Youth Development Center: 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. (early available for middle school, as needed)

Space is limited to 25 students.


  • Parkwood
  • Maple Street

Register Online


Station #5 Community Center: 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Space is limited to 20 students.


  • Woodward
  • MLK

Register Online


Recreation Program Assistance

Kalamazoo Friends of Recreation (KFOR) offers Recreation Program Assistance to help cover the cost of recreation programs for City of Kalamazoo residents. Residents can learn more and apply online at friendsofrec.org/apply or by visiting the Kzoo Parks office (251 Mills St). Residents applying for Recreation Program Assistance will need to register for the corresponding Kzoo Parks program in person at the Kzoo Parks office (251 Mills St).

Refund Policy

If a program registrant chooses to drop a class prior to the program’s start date, a refund less $10 (processing fee) will be provided (per program/per participant). No refunds will be awarded once a program has started.

Youth, Elementary School & Possibly Middle School*
Monday – Friday
2nd Trimester: November 29, 2021 – March 11, 2022

Elementary School Times
4 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Middle School* Times
2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

*No programming on non-KPS days and holidays

Phone: (269) 337-8191
Fax: (269) 552-6457
251 Mills Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49048