Recreation News Column

Recreation News Column

For further information please visit the Parks & Recreation website.

Prior to registration online make sure you have updated your household account for 2019-2020 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 www.westonct.gov/parksandrec for more information.

WINTER PROGRAM REGISTRATION – SESSION 2

WINTER PROGRAM REGISTRATION for session 2 has begun on www.westonct.gov/parksandrec and in the Recreation office, if space is available. Cash or check only to “Town of Weston.”

WINTER AQUATIC SWIM REGISTRATION has begun on www.westonct.gov/parksandrec and in the Recreation if space is available. Payment in the office is 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.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY SWIM LESSONS – WINTER

Winter swim lessons have begun on Saturdays and Sundays and are offered through the American Red Cross. Classes for Parent Toddler (ages 3 -5), Special Needs and Levels 1 -5 will be offered. Day/dates: Saturday, Jan. 4th – Feb. 29th and/or Sunday, Jan. 5th – March 1st. Please view flyer on website for times and fees. Space is still available.

WESTON MIDDLE SCHOOL POOL

The Weston Middle School is open for adult/public swim on Saturday, September 21st. Permit fees: Weston family - $150.00, Weston adult - $100.00, drop – in is $5.00 for ages 2 – 61 years. Seniors (ages 62 and up) are free. See separate flyer for times and closing dates. Permits are now available to purchase online and in the Recreation office.

WSI COURSE

This course is for certification to teach progression level swimming classes and other water safety courses through the American Red Cross program. Must be minimum age 16 by completion of class. See separate flyer on website for additional information.

LIFEGUARD TRAINING CLASS

Instructor Marta Taddeo will teach this American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course and LGT Recert course. Participants must be 15 by completion of course. Contact Marta with questions at datamax412@hotmail.com. See separate flyer on website for dates and fees.

TRIFITNESS KID”S SPRING BREAK CAMP

A great way to stay in shape during the spring break! This five day camp is offered from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. This is designed to introduce kids ages 7 – 14 to the sport of triathlon and duathlon. Coaches will provide instruction on basic swimming, cycling and running techniques. Dates: April 13th – 17th. Any questions email instructor Pascale Butcher at pascale@trifitness.net.

SPORTS & FITNESS – GRS. K – 2

This program reflects some of the schools PE classes as well as many unique activities. Gr. K instructor Cathy Klein will offer this program. Dates: Monday Feb. 24th – April 6th. Fee: $126.00 for 7 classes. Gr. 1 & 2 is offered on Wednesday and/or Thursday. Join Hurlbutt P.E. teacher Wyatt Hallgren. Fee: $144.00 for 8 classes either day.

TENNIS-GRS. K - 2

Join our popular tennis program held on Tuesdays. Dates: Feb. 11th – March 31st. Time: 3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. This class is now full. You may call the Recreation office to leave your name on a waitlist.

POWERFUL PLAY – GRS. K - 2

Children will learn problem solving skills, self-regulation, leadership, decision making, organization and other executive functioning skills while having fun. Day/dates: Friday, Jan. 24th – March 27th. This program is now full. You may call the Recreation office to leave your name on a wait list.

SPORTS & FITNESS – GRS. 3 - 5

This program provides students an opportunity to run, have fun and get exercise. Days/dates: Monday, Feb. 24th – April 6th, Tuesday, Jan. 28th – March 17th, Wednesday, Feb. 5th – April 1st and/or Thursday, Jan. 23rd – March 26th. Fee: Monday - $126.00 or Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday - $144.00 either day. Wednesday and Thursday are now full. You may call to leave your name on a waitlist.

WIS FIT SPORTS

Join this speed & agility training program designed for each athlete to enhance foot speed, gain power and become more flexible! Limited space. Day/dates: Wednesday, Jan. 8th – March 4th. Students can take bus #15 from WIS to Hurlbutt Senior Center. This class is now full. You may call to leave your name on the wait list.

FUN & FIT – FITNESS TRAINING – GRS. 6 - 8

A great low key way to stay in shape or just stay healthy! Day/dates: Monday, Feb. 10th – April 6th. Fee: $144.00 for 8 classes.

YOGA- GRS. 6 – 8

You will learn basic yoga formations and progress through some more complex poses. Great way to create a mindful, rested and healthy lifestyle! Day/dates: Tuesday, March 3rd – April 7th. Fee: $108.00 for 6 classes.

SATURDAY YOUTH BASKETBALL – GRS. K – 5

League play has begun through Saturday, Feb. 29th. See separate flyer for additional information.

AFTER SCHOOL BASKETBALL COED – GRS. 6 – 8

Get some exercise and have fun in this after school program for students in grades 6 – 8. Program will run through Wednesday, Feb. 19th. Time: 2:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

AFTER SCHOOL BASKETBALL – COED GRS. 9 – 12

Coed league for boys and girls in grades 9 – 12 on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays Time: 2:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

YOUTH WRESTLING – GRS. K - 8

Join Weston head coach Mario Federici for this popular after school wrestling program. Day/dates: Friday, March 6th – 27th. Fee: $125.00. Space is still available.

GOOD CITIZEN DOG TRAINING

Instructor Janet Metzger offers dog training courses for Puppy Kindergarten, Beginners and Beyond Beginners levels. Classes are offered Saturday, Sept. 7th – Oct. 26th. Questions or to register call Janet at 203-938-2951.

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