New Milford Parks & Rec notes
Published 2:19 pm, Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Registration is underway for programs offered by the New Milford Parks & Recreation Department.
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.
Online sign-up is available at www.newmilfordrec.com 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.
Easter egg hunt
An egg hunt for youths aged 8 and younger will be offered March 28 at 10 a.m. at New Milford High School. Participants are asked to each bring a can of food to be donated to the New Milford food bank. Rain date would be March 29 from 3 to 4 p.m.
Sign-up is underway for youths in grades pre-K to 6 for Saturday sessions meeting from Saturday, April 11 to June 6 at the Sarah Noble School fields. Cost is $40 for residents and $45 for non-residents. Registration is available at www.newmilfordrec.com or at the Parks & Recreation at 47 Bridge St.
New York City
-- on your own
Cost for an April 15 roundtrip coach bus for a day of exploration in New York City will be $27. The bus will depart Patriots Way at 9 a.m. and departs the city at about 5 p.m.
Registration for the 2015 season at Lynn Deming Park is available daily from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. until all slips are sold. Cost of $1,200 also includes one vehicle pass. Seniors' cost would be $1,155. Applicants must provide proof of New Milford residency, boat dimensions and a copy of state registration.
Sign-up is open for a June 21 Father's Day coach bus trip to Yankee Stadium in The Bronx in New York City for a Yankees game vs. the Detroit Tigers. Departure will be at 10 a.m. from the Patriots Way parking lot. Cost is $57 for ticket and transportation.