10 lyons plains road, westport, CT 06880

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co-op summer program

The Co-op philosophy is integrated into a relaxed, camp-like experience. The Summer Co-op is a seven week program offered to children entering the Two, Three & Fours programs, as well as rising Kindergarten classes. Summer Co-op runs from mid-June through the end of July.


Our environment and nature are emphasized in the curriculum. 

The Co-op’s natural setting lends itself to a wonderful outdoor experience, especially the green lawn for sprinklers, water slides, games and picnics. Nature walks on the property also take place. The playground is available every day. Teachers often adapt activities to the outdoors.

Each week throughout the 7-week program, specialists visit the Co-op, offering children opportunities to experience science activities, yoga, a magic show, outdoor gym games and live animal visits. Weekly specials, water play, special lunches, arts and crafts and twice weekly field trips to Bisceglie Pond in Weston for four & five year olds are some of the highlights. 


The Co-op maintains an excellent staff/child ratio. The Director and majority of teachers are employed by the Co-op year round. Staff employment is based on education, experience and personal commitment to providing a safe, enriching experience for children.

High School and College-age counselors assist with program delivery as well.


Summer Co-op 2020


Week 1: June 15-June 19: We Dig Dinosaurs

Week 2: June 22-June 26: Eric Carle Extravaganza 

Week 3: June 29-July 2: Gardening Fun   

Week 4: July 6-July 10:  Bugs & Critters

Week 5: July 13-July 17: Rocks & Minerals

Week 6: July 20-July 24: Feathers & Fur

Week 7: July 27-July 31: Stars and Planets

Please call the office at (203) 227-9318 or email info@westportwestoncoop.org for more information on

the Westport-Weston Co-op Summer Program.