New Milford Parks & Rec notes

Registration is underway 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.

Online registration

Online signup is now available at by clicking on "Create New Account" to open an account and providing all contact information. Cellphone numbers with the carrier are needed for possible texts with last-minute program changes. All members of a household may be included in the account. The household account will be ready when we move to Step Two and credit card payments.


Mets baseball game

Reservations are available for $65 for a Saturday, May 11, bus trip to see the New York Mets play the Pittsburgh Pirates at City Field in Queens, N.Y. Departure for the 1:10 p.m. game will be at 10:30 a.m. Cost includes transportation and a leftfield reserved seat section 138.

Trails Day

2013 Connecticut Trails Day will be celebrated Sunday, June 2, from noon to 2 p.m. at Sega Meadows Family Nature Walk (120 River Road). Participants should meet at the park's north entrance. Pre-registration will not be required. For more information, email Tom O'Brien at

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.


Babysitter training

A class will be offered Friday, May 3, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. at New Milford Parks & Recreation office for youths aged 11-14 at the cost of $50. Participants are asked to bring pads and paper as well as their dinner.