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

For more information, call 860-355-6050, check or visit the office at 47 Bridge St. Hours are weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Easter egg hunt

Children aged 8 and younger are welcome to participate in the egg hunt tomorrow (Saturday), March 23 at 10 a.m. on the back field at New Milford High School. Rain date would be Sunday, March 24. Call 860-355-6050 infoline in case of inclement weather. Families are asked to bring baskets to collect the goodies and a canned good for the town's food bank.

Spring soccer

Signup 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 City 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 left field reserved seat section 138.

Bronx Zoo

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.

Boat slips

Registration for the 2013 season at Lynn Deming Park is underway at New Milford Parks & Recreation at 47 Bridge Street. 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 a.m. and leave Mohegan Sun at 4 p.m.