Mansfield Mustangs officially joins the Mansfield Youth Services set of programs, after many years since it's creation as part of the Mansfield Parks and Recreation Department.
Mustangs is a youth service learning program designed to help youth feel connected to and invested in their community, while building connections with each other, and having fun. It will be open to Mansfield youth entering grades 5-9 and is free to participate.
The Mansfield Mustangs is a service learning program offered to Mansfield youth, entering grades 5-9, to participate in local community service projects that help support Mansfield and our nearby communities. The Mustangs spent many years (since 2012, in fact!) as a Parks and Rec program before transitioning to a collaborative effort between Parks and Rec and Mansfield Youth Services.
The Mustangs will meet on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9:30 am-1:30 pm. Members will meet up with staff in the Mansfield Community Center’s Teen Center for check-in. Group will then head out to the day’s designated site before enjoying lunch, swimming, and games at Bicentennial Pond. Group members will be transported back to the Community Center for parent/guardian sign out in the Teen Center.
We ask that group members bring their work gloves, a water bottle, and a packed lunch to each meeting date. In addition, we suggest bringing the following along: