Registration is underway for programs offered by the New Milford Parks & Recreation Department. A brochure is available at the office at 47 Bridge St. Hours are weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For information, call 860-355-6050, check or visit the office.


Ice skating

Instruction for youths in grades 1-12 is offered Saturdays from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. or 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. at Draddy Arena on the Canterbury School campus at the cost of $95.

Hoop It Up basketball

Instructional co-ed basketball for grades 3-8 meets Saturdays with clinics. Games will start in January. Cost is $75.

Tikes basketball

Instructional basketball for grades K-2 instructed by Jim Manweiler will meet Saturdays from Jan. 9 to Feb. 20 at Northville School at the cost of $75.

Tumblin' Tikes

Michelle Gasiewski supervises children aged 9 months to 3 years old and their parents in singing, romping to music and exploring an indoor playland. Sessions will meet Tuesday or Wednesday monrings for seven weeks starting in January at the Parks & Recreation office at 47 Bridge St. Cost will be $70.

Color me creative

Children aged 2 1/2 to 5 will finger paint, model clay and work with other media in Thursday morning sessions meeting for seven weeks. Cost will be $65.


Boating safety

DEP boating and watercraft safety classes hosted by the state DEP will be offered Mondays and Wednesdays, March 29 and 31 and April 5 and 7 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at New Milford High School. Participants must attend all classes at the cost of $20.

Shop the Big Apple

A coach bus trip to New York City for a family shopping day will depart the Patriots' Way parking lot Dec. 5 at 9 a.m. and leave New York City at 5 p.m. Cost for transportation will be $25.

Atlantic City

A coach bus trip to Atlantic City will depart March 28 and return March 29 after a one-night stay at the Atlantic City Hilton. For information, call the Parks & Rec office at 860-355-6050.


Men's basketball

Open sessions for men aged 17 and older meet Wednesdays from 8 to 10 p.m. at Schaghticoke Middle School. Cost is $5 per session or $25 for eight weeks.

Men's 30 &

older (basketball

Open sessions for men aged 30 and older meet Tuesdays from 7 to 9 p.m. at Schaghticoke Middle School. Cost is $5 per session.

Exercise swim

Kaye Davis instructs eight-class sessions of low-impact swimming meeting Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the New Milford Sports Club at the cost of $90.