Contact

Parks and Recreation
555 Liberty St. SE
Room 325
Salem, OR 97301

503-588-6261
parksandrecreation@cityofsalem.net

Hours

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Students explore real-world concepts in the areas of physics, engineering, and architecture using LEGO® materials in an encouraging environment. No experience necessary!

Unplugged Gaming

AGES: 5-7

Level up your LEGO® Engineering skills in this arcade-inspired experience. Our Play-Well instructors are here to help make your favorite video game adventures a reality. Using LEGO®, we can build go-karts to race Mario, blast asteroids with Star Fox, build neighborhoods with your favorite friends from Animal Crossing, and join Link to restore peace to Hyrule. All the fun of an arcade adventure with no screen necessary! 20-percent fee waivers are available for eligible Salem residents.


Next Level Gaming

AGES: 7-12

Ready to take your LEGO® Engineering skills to the next level? Give the controller a rest and put your skills to the test by Barrel Blasting with Donkey Kong, Flinging Fireballs with Mario, and battling foes with Kirby. Under the guidance of a Play-Well instructor, you will gear up to take down the final boss. Are you game? 20-percent fee waivers are available for eligible Salem residents.


Adventures in STEM

AGES: 5-7

Ratchet up your imagination with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: Space Stations, Fire Trucks, and the Eiffel Tower. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas. 20-percent fee waivers are available for eligible Salem residents.


STEM Explorations

AGES: 7-12

Power up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as: Tow Trucks, Bowlers, and Battletanks. Design and build as never before and explore your craziest ideas. 20-percent fee waivers are available for eligible Salem residents.


Pokémon Engineering

AGES: 5-7

Calling all Pokémon trainers! With the Pokémon Championship approaching, join our enthusiastic Play-Well Instructors as we build and catch our favorite Pokémon, rescue Pikachu from Team Rocket, take a ride on the S.S. Anne to uncover rare and mystic Pokémon, and battle to see who will hold the title of Pokémon Master. Come along on our journey to catch 'em all!! 20-percent fee waivers are available for eligible Salem residents.


Pokémon Master Engineering using LEGO® Materials

AGES: 7-12

LEGO® Master, I choose you!! In the race to be crowned the Ultimate Pokémon Champion, we need your help! Learn to build your favorite Pokémon, level up by teaching them special moves, evolve them into more powerful versions, and come face to face with the current champion in an epic battle for the title. Learn from our Play-Well Pokémon Masters so you can make it to the top! 20-percent fee waivers are available for eligible Salem residents.