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 available at by clicking on "Create New Account" to open an account and providing all contact information.

Cell phone 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.


Tune into an iPhone!

Instruction on how to create a playlist and put the music into a car will be offered Monday, Sept. 29 from 7 to 8:30 pm. at the Parks & Recreation office at the cost of $10.


Ice skating lessons

Sessions for new skaters to advanced in grades 1-12 will meet Saturdays from Oct. 18 to Dec. 6 at the Draddy Arena on the Canterbury School campus at the cost of $110.

Ballet princesses

Instruction in the fundamentals of basic ballet to fairy tale music will be offered for 3-6 year olds on Wednesdays from Nov. 5 to Dec. 17 at the Parks & Recreation office.

Cost will be $55 for six weeks.


Body by Bonnie

Aerobics with instructor Bonnie McLean meet Mondays and Wednesdays at 7:15 p.m. through Nov. 3. Registration cost will be prorated from $50.