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

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

Online registration

Online registration is available at www.newmilfordrec.com by clicking on "Create New Account" to open an account and providing 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 Step Two and credit card payments are available.

Dog waste

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.

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Boating

Registration is oongoing for classes in basic boating and personal watercraft to fulfill the state's operating requirements. Classes will meet April 22, 24 and 29 and May 1 from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at room 2325 at New Milford High School. Cost will be $25.

Boat slips

Registration for the 2014 season at Lynn Deming Park is underway, with weekday sessions from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at New Milford Parks & Recreation at 47 Bridge St. Cost of $1,200 also includes one vehicle pass. Applicants must provide proof of New Milford residency, tax documentation or a copy of state registration.