New Milford Parks & Rec notes
Published 6:58 pm, Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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.
Sign-up is open for youths from age 4 to grade K-6 for Saturday sessions meeting from April 13 to June 8 (except May 25) at the Sarah Noble School fields. Cost will be $35 if a child played in the fall or $40 if needing a T-shirt.
Mets baseball game
Reservations are available for $65 for a May 11 bus trip to see the New York Mets play the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field in Flushing, N.Y. Departure for the 1:10 p.m. game will be at 10:30 a.m. Cost includes transportation and a leftfield reserved seat, section 138.
An April 16 bus trip to the Bronx Zoo will depart from Patriots Way at 8:20 a.m. and leave the zoo at 3:30 p.m. Cost of $43 for seniors aged 65 and older, $45 for adults and $41 for children will include transportation and a full day at the zoo and entrance into zoo shuttle, Bug Carousel, Butterfly Garden, Children's Zoo and Congo Gorilla Forest.
Registration for the 2013 season at Lynn Deming Park will begin March 4 from 4 to 6 p.m. at New Milford Parks & Recreation at 47 Bridge St. Cost of $1,200 also includes one vehicle pass. Applicants must be New Milford residents/taxpayers.
Mohegan Sun trip
An April 19 coach bus trips for a multi-hour stay at the casino at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville will cost $25 for transportation. Participants will receive $15 food vouchers and $15 for Match Play. The bus will depart the Patriots Way parking lot at 8:30 a.m. and leave Mohegan Sun at 4 p.m.