Registration is under way for many programs offered by the New Milford Parks & Recreation Department.

For the winter brochure or for more information, call 860-355-6050, check www.newmilford.org or visit the office at 47 Bridge St. Hours are weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

FAMILY

Ice skating

Registration is under way for sessions meeting Jan. 7 to Feb. 25 for youths from grades 1-12 and adults meeting Saturdays at either 9:45 or 10:45 a.m. at Canterbury School's Draddy Arena. Cost will be $105.

Dog obedience

"Sit and stay" dog classes are offered for beginning dogs aged four months and older from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., and for dogs which have completed basic obedience classes from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Lillis Administration Building gym. Cost will be $70.

YOUTH

Tikes basketball

Sessions for grades K-2 will meet Saturdays from Jan. 7 to Feb. 25 at the Northville School gym at the cost of $75.

Tikes lacrosse

Sessions for kindergarten through third grade, supervised by Jim Manweiler, will meet Jan. 13, 20 and 27, as well as Feb. 3, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Catherine Lillis Administration Building on East Street at the cost of $44.

Rising Stars --

Lights, camera, action!

An introduction to acting meets Tuesdays from 4:30 to 6 p.m. from Jan. 3 to Feb. 21 for grades 7-8 and Thursdays from 4:30 to 6 p.m. from Jan. 5 to Feb. 23 for grades 5-6 at the Parks & Recreation office at the cost of $70.