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.



Sessions instructed by Jim Manweiler will meet Aug. 1-5 from 9 a.m. to noon at Clatter Valley Park for children aged 8-12 at the cost of $125.

Hot Shot Hoop

Sessions will meet July 25-29 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sarah Noble School for youths aged 7-13 at the cost of $150.


8-mile/Village Fair

Days road races

The New Milford 8-mile road race and the Village Fair Days 5K road race will be run concurrently starting July 30 at 9 a.m. on the Village Green.

For registration or more information, call 860-355-6050 or check

Lynn Deming Park

The town park on Candlewood Lake is open for the season.

Residents/taxpayers may purchase a vehicle pass for $45 with proof of residency or paid tax bills from the town. Boat launch stickers are $115. Stickers are required of every boat/jet ski, with proof of residency or paid tax bill. Day passes are $5 for residents and $20 for non-residents per person, per day. Day passes can only be purchased at the New Milford Parks & Recreation office at 47 Bridge Street Mondays to Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. No day passes are sold at the gate and walk-ins are not admitted. A limited number of boat slips are still available.