Summer Fun, Bob French Champions, and More from Andover DCS!

Updates and more from Andover Department of Community Services. Summer classes are filling up and field trips have been planned! Bob French Champions have been crowned!

Andover Community Services:

The mission of Community Services is to provide the residents of Andover a myriad of social, educational, cultural and recreational opportunities embracing diversity and accessibility for all.

Filled Classes:


Jr. Engineering



Golf Full Day (6/25-6/28)



Golf Full Day



All Day Discovery



Reader's Theatre Ensemble



Young Artist's Painting Studio



The Language of Wine



Archery Beginner



Hip Hop & More



~ Classes during February school vacation week (Feb. 20-24) will not run.  Holiday programs ONLY will run during that week.

~ *Scuba Diving OPEN WATER Class time & location has been set*

            Sunday, April 29 & May 6

            12:15-3:00 pm (pool)

            3:00-5:30 pm (classroom)

            Curtis White Pool at Haverhill High School in Haverhill, MA


Here’s a listing of the upcoming summer 2012 field trips for Drop-In Playground, All Day Discovery, and Outer Limits. 

Thursday, July 05        Cedardale Amazement    9:30-1:00pm   

Wednesday, July 11    CoCo Keys                     9:00-3:00pm   

Wednesday, July 18  Wingaersheek Beach         9:00-3:00pm              

Wednesday, July 25  Water Country                 9:30-4:00pm               

Wednesday, August 1    Jay Gee’s                    9:00-1:00pm   

Wednesday, August 8     Canobie Lake Park      10:30-4:30pm 

RAIN DATE will be the next fair weather day.


Bob French Basketball League Winners:

The games have been played and the trophies have been won!

This weekend the Bob French Basketball League ended for the season with eight teams claiming the title of Division Champs.

The Grade 3 & 4 Junior Boys Division was won by the Light Blue team while the Yellow team were the victors in the Grade 3 & 4 Junior Girls Division.

In the Grade 5 & 6 Intermediate Boy Division there was a tie between the Grey team and the Yellow team, both earning the title.  Light Blue claimed the title in the Grade 5 & 6 Intermediate Girls bracket.

The Grade 7 & 8 Senior Boys Division was won by the Forest Green team while a two-way tie settled the Grade 7 & 8 Senior Girls Division with Light Blue and Red each taking top honors.

Thank you to all our participants, coaches, volunteers, parents, referees, scorekeepers, and fans for another wonderful season.

We’ll see you again in the Fall!


Grades 3 & 4 Junior Boys Champion- Light Blue:

Head Coach Landry/Assistant Coach Bunting

Michael Barrett, Andrew Beckwith, Oscar Bunting, Gerard Caruso, Jackson Drake, Max Karlberg, John Marshall, Terry Morrissey, Jared Moses, Jack Mulligan, Tommy Savino, Zoah Silva-Landry.

Grade 3 & 4 Junior Girls Champion- Yellow:

Coach Dankert/Coach Souza

Jessica Bresnick, Karoline Conte, Elizabeth Dankert, Paige Gillette, Kelly Graber, Livia Iwanicki, Haley Joyall, Ava Kirkpatrick, Nicole Major, Greta Mosher, Rachel Souza

Grade 5 & 6 Intermediate Boys Co-Champion- Grey:

Co-coaches Jake & Tyler

Alex Ciccia, Zach Hardock, Dan McCarthy, Juanfelix Moreno, Michael Quigley, Mahin Rahman, Michael Rushton, Graham Scott, Kiefer Washburn, Alexander Weinreb

Grade 5 & 6 Intermediate Boys Co-Champion- Yellow:

Head Coach Quirk

Ayan Chowdhury, David DiPasquale, Pakshal Gandhi, Joshua Levine, Isaac Mezher, Joshua Quirk, Matthew Rothmann, Sam Tweedale, Yanchen Zhan, Jason Zheng

Grade 5 & 6 Intermediate Girls Champion- Light Blue:

Head Coach Tim Dunn, Assistant Coaches Joe Flaherty & Bruce Raphael

Caroline Damiani, Nicole Dunn, Emma Flaherty, Olivia Gaspar, Willa Huang, Ana Legaspi, Caroline McDonald, Ashley Raphael, Aissatou Thiam, Alicia Valeri

Grade 7 & 8 Senior Boys Champion- Forest Green:

Head Coach Jim Stamas

Miles Branscombe, Nico Ciccia, Peter Dankert, Jack Hughes, Ian Loyd, Will Owen, Connor Powell, Tom Ross, Matthew Stamas, Adam Wright, Thomas Wright

Grade 7 & 8 Intermediate Girls Co-Champion- Light Blue:

Head Coach Silveira

Katie Graber, Madison Kefferstan, Rachel Major, Julia McBride, Megan Neal, Isabella Silveira

Grade 7 & 8 Intermediate Girls Co-Champion- Red:

Head Coach Manuel

Cara Cahill, Carolyn Holden, Kayla Kobelski, Kerry Manuel, Ani Minasian, Reema Shah, Zara Silva-Landry, Kaitlin Surette, Tatiana Tompkins



Online: andoverma.gov/dcs

Phone: 978-623-8274

Check out our Facebook page for updates, additional pictures, and program information.


Tuition varies for each course and is speci­fied in each course description. Tuition must be paid at the time of registration. We do not prorate. VISA and MasterCard are accepted. Checks should be made payable to the “Town of Andover.”


There is an additional $10 fee per course for non-residents. This fee is waived for those who work or attend school in Andover, one session workshops, trips and courses priced $15 or less.

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