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

The spring/summer brochure is available at the Parks & Rec office at 47 Bridge St. Hours are weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call 860-355-6050, check or visit the office.


Teen dodgeball

Free, open sessions for area high school students meet Tuesday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. from April 26 to May 31 at Pettibone School, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Greater New Milford and MVP-SOS.


Boating safety

DEP boating and watercraft safety classes hosted by the state DEP will be offered May 2, 3, 9 and 11 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at New Milford High School.

Participants must attend all classes at the cost of $20.

Boat slips

Registration for the 2011 season at Lynn Deming Park will be offered until all slips are sold at New Milford Parks & Recreation at 47 Bridge Street.

The cost will be $1,200, or $1,155 for those aged 65 and older. Applicants must be New Milford taxpayers.

Swim lessons

Lessons will be given Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from June 27 to July 14 during the afternoon at Lynn Deming Park at the cost of $50 and in the evening at the New Milford Sports Club for $80.

Yankees baseball

A July 8 bus trip to The Bronx, N.Y. to see the New York Yankees play the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium will depart the Patriots' Way parking lot at 4 p.m. and return after the game.

Cost of $70 includes transportation and ticket.