New Milford Parks & Rec notes
Registration is under way for many programs offered by the New Milford Parks & Recreation Department.
For a brochure or 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.
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 Mondays to Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the New Milford Parks & Recreation office at 47 Bridge Street. No day passes are sold at the gate and walk-ins are not admitted. A limited number of boat slips are still available.
Hot Shot Hoop
Sessions will meet July 23-27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Sarah Noble School for youths aged 7-13 at the cost of $150.
Sessions for children aged 6-14 will be meet July 9-13 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Schaghticoke Middle School at the cost of $169. Signup is available at the Parks & Rec office or at www.usportsinstitute.com.
Sports Squirts camp
Sessions will meet July 16-20 for children aged 3-4 from 9 to 10 a.m. at the cost of $69 and for children aged 4-5 from 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. at the cost of $99 at the cost of $69 at Young's Field. Signup is available at the Parks & Recreation office or at www.ussportsinstitute.com.