Recreation News Column, May 17, 2019

For further information please the Parks & Recreation website: www.westonct.gov/parksandrec.

Prior to registration online make sure you have updated your household account for 2019 school year. Review your family’s household account with your child’s current age, grade, address, phone number, etc. You will not be able to complete the online registration for any program if you do not do this. See the website for more information.

SPRING & SUMMER PROGRAMS/AQUATICS

Spring and Summer program registrations has begun online at www.westonct.gov/parksandrec and in the Recreation office, if space is available. Cash or check only to “Town of Weston.”

Spring aquatic swim registration has begun at www.westonct.gov/parksandrec and at the Recreation office, if space is available. Cash or check only to “Town of Weston.” You will also find on our website video tutorials to help with your registration. Program questions should be directed to Program Director, Joe at 203-222-2675. Registration has begun online and in the Recreation Department.

JUNIOR EAGLE DAY CAMP – AGES 3 – 5

Junior Eagle Day Camp is a great way for your child ages 3 – 5 (entering Kindergarten in Sept. 2019) to participate in a fun and exciting camp! Swim lessons at the Weston Middle School pool, arts & crafts, water play and story time are some of the activities. Dates: week 1 – June 24th – June 28th, week 2 – July 1st – July 5th (four days), week 3 – July 8th – July 12th, week 4 – July 15th – July 19th and/or week 5 – July 22nd – July 26th. See separate flyer on website.

SOARING EAGLES DAY CAMP – ENTERING GRS. 1 & 2

Soaring Eagle Day Camp is for boys and girls entering grs. 1 & 2 in Sept. 2019. Camp includes field trips, swimming, tennis and swim lessons at the Weston Middle School pool. Dates: week 1 – June 24th – June 28th, week 2 – July 1st – July 5th (four days), week 3 – July 8th – July 12th , week 4 – July 15th – July 19th and/or week 5 – July 22nd – July 26th. See separate flyer on website.

SPORTS CAMP – STARS – ENTERING GRS. 3 – 5

Boys and girls entering grs. 3 – 5 in Sept. 2019 will enjoy one field trip per week as well as tennis lessons, games indoors and outdoors, swimming at the Weston Middle School pool, in addition to “Fun Friday” featuring pizza, games and more!! Dates: week 1 – June 24th – June 28th, week 2 – July 1st – July 5th (four days), week 3 – July 8th – July 12th , week 4 – July 15th – July 19th and/or week 5 – July 22nd – July 26th. See separate flyer on website.

SPORTS CAMP – TRAVEL – ENTERING GRS. 6 – 8

This exciting camp is for boys and girls entering gr. 6 – 8 in Sept. 2019. Daily activities include swimming at the Weston Middle School pool, two field trips per week, indoor and outdoor games, pizza parties and more! Dates: week 1 – June 24th – June 28th, week 2 – July 1st – July 5th (four days), week 3 – July 8th – July 12th , week 4 – July 15th – July 19th and/or week 5 – July 22nd – July 26th. See separate flyer on website.

WESTON MIDDLE SCHOOL POOL

The Weston Middle School will open for public swim on Saturday, Sept. 22nd. Weston residents and non-residents may purchase a permit. Fees: Weston residents: Family- $75.00, Adult- $50.00, drop in fee - $5.00. Seniors ages 62 and up are free with a permit. Non-residents: Family- $115.00, Adult- $75.00. Times: Monday, Wednesday & Friday: 6:15 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Tuesday & Thursday: 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday: 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Check payable to “Town of Weston” in the Recreation office. Adult lap and public swim will end on June 14th.

WEEKDAY & SATURDAY SWIM LESSONS – SUMMER

Summer weekday and Saturday swim lessons, offered through the American Red Cross will begin in June. Classes for Parent Toddler (ages 3 -5), Special Needs and Levels 1 -5 will be offered. Day/dates: Saturday, June 22nd – July 27th and weekday classes held June 24th – July 12th for session 1 and/or July 15th – Aug. 2nd for session 2. Please view flyer on website for times and fees.

LITTLE KICKERS – AGES 3 – 5 SPRING

Children will learn the basics of karate, control and discipline through games and activities. Day/dates: Thursday, May 2nd - June 6th. Fee: $113.00 for 6 classes. This program will fill quickly.

TRIFITNESS KID’S SUMMER CAMP

This summer camp for kids ages 7 – 14 is designed to introduce the sport of triathlon and duathlon. Top triathletes and coaches will provide instruction on basic swimming, cycling and running techniques, bicycle safety and maintenance. You may sign up for one week or more. Camp 1 – June 24th – 28th, Camp 2 – July 8th – 12th, Camp 3 – July 15th -19th , Camp 4 – July 22nd – 26th and/or Camp 5 – July 29th – Aug. 2nd. To register or questions contact Pascale@trifitness.net.

HURLBUTT SPORTS & FITNESS – GRS. K – 2 SPRING SESSION

Join us for the spring session of Sports & Fitness. This course reflects some of the schools PE programs as well as many unique activities. Children will be challenged as individuals as well as part of teams. Great way to end the school day! Gr. K will be instructed by Cathy Klein. Day/dates: Monday, May 6th – June 10th. Fee: $90.00 for 5 classes. Gr.1 & 2 Sports and Fitness, instructed by Wyatt Hallgren, will be held on Wednesday, April 24th – June 5th and/or Thursday, April 25th – June 6th. Fee: $126.00 for either day.

WIS SPORTS & FITNESS – SPRING SESSION

Join our spring session of Sports & Fitness for grades 3 - 5. This popular after-school program will be offered on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday. Day/dates: Monday, May 13 – June 10th, Wednesday, April 24th – June 5th and/or Thursday, April 25th – June 6th. Fees: $75.00 for Monday or $126.00 for Wednesday and/or Thursday.

RUNNING CLUB – GRS. 3 - 5 SPRING

Join this popular Tri-fitness running club with instructor Pascale Butcher. Participants will learn the proper techniques and running methods. Day/dates: Wednesday, April 24 – June 5. Fee: $140.00 for 7 classes.

JUMPIN’ FEVER! - GRS. 3 - 5

If your child loved “Dance & Jump” at Hurlbutt, they will LOVE this advanced jump roping program! Instructor Cathy Klein will offer this WIS program. Day/dates: Wednesday, May 1st – June 5th. Fee: $100.00 for 6 classes.

FIELD HOCKEY - SPRING

Join this fast growing sport at the High School and Youth levels! Learn basic skills, ball protection, various hits and rules. Day/dates: Tuesday, April 23rd – June 4th. Fee: $126.00 for 7 classes.

TRACK & FIELD - SPRING

Participants will enjoy learning the various events of a track & field meet. Day/dates: Thursday, April 25th – June 6th. Fee: $126.00 for 7 classes.

ULTIMATE FRISBEE - SPRING

Ultimate Frisbee is one of the fastest growing sports in the world! Skill development, throwing methods and game play will keep your child enjoying every minute! Day/dates: Wednesday, April 24th - June 5th. Fee: $136.00 for 7 classes.

GOOD CITIZEN DOG TRAINING – SPRING

Instructor Janet Metzger will be offering a spring dog training course for Puppy Kindergarten, Beginners and Beyond Beginners levels. Classes are offered Saturday, May 4th – June 22nd and/or Monday, May 6th – June 24th. Questions or register call Janet at 203-938-2951.

WOMEN’S SUMMER SOFTBALL LEAGUE

All interested women ages 18 and older are welcome to join this summer softball league. League play runs June – August. Call the Recreation office at 222-2655 or email gsundlof@westonct.gov to leave your name and number.

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