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The City of Artesia Summer Recreation Program is still accepting interested participants.

The program is open to children ages 6 and up and will run from 8 a.m. – noon, Monday through Friday, through July 28 at the Artesia Center, 612 N. Eighth St. Open recreation is also available from 1­5 p.m. Monday through Thursday.

Cost is $50 per child and includes a t­-shirt, dance and prizes. Each day, children have the opportunity to engage in activities ranging from games and arts and crafts to exploring the recreation theme: Journey through Summer.

To register or for more information, call the Center at 746­-9009.