New Milford Parks & Rec notes
Updated 3:10 pm, Saturday, December 8, 2012
Registration is under way for many programs offered by the New Milford Parks & Recreation Department.
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.
Dog owners who visit the Village Green or other town parks are reminded to pick up after their pets. Dog waste is unsightly and can spread disease. Owners should carry plastic bags to clean up after pets.
Classes are offered for beginner and real life Thursdays from 6 to 7 p.m. or 7 to 8 p.m. from Jan. 10 to Feb. 14 at the Lillis Administration Building gym along East Street. Cost will be $70.
Registration for Learn to Skate classes for those aged 3 to adult is underway for Saturday sessions meeting Jan. 5 to Feb. 23 at Canterbury School's Draddy Arena. Cost will be $105.
Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus and elves will be calling New Milford homes Dec. 17 and 18 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Requests must be received by Dec. 7.
Sessions for grades K-2 will meet Saturdays from Jan. 5 to Feb. 23 at the Northville School gym. at the cost of $75, including a T-shirt.
Aspiring dancers learn the fundamentals with age-appropriate movement and music in classes meeting Wednesdays from Jan9. 9 to Feb. 27 supervised by Lindsey Burk. Those aged 4-6 will meet from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. and those aged 7-9 will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. at the New Milford Parks & Recreation office. Cost will be $65.
Declutter your life!
Instruction by a professional and personal organizer will help break down myths and create a solution that works. The two-session class will meet Jan. 7-8 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the recreation office at the cost of $20.
Classes for beginners and advanced beginners will meet Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m. from Jan. 9 to Feb. 13 at the Parks & Recreation office at the cost of $80. Equipment will be supplied.
& older basketball
A league is being formed to play Monday and Wednesday games from 6:30 to 10:15 from December through March at Sarah Noble School. The number of teams will depend on the number of players. For information, email Jason Maxwell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Debi Fitzgerald instructs Latin-inspired dance fitness in sessions meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays through Jan. 31 at the recreation office at 47 Bridge Street. Cost is $65.