Parks and Rec May 31, 2012

Great Escape discounted tickets are now on sale! Discounted tickets to the outdoor park are now available for purchase at the Shelburne Parks and Recreation Office and are good for any date during the 2012 season. Save time and money by buying your tickets through us and you’ll be supporting Vermont State Parks and Recreation at the same time. Our discounted ticket price is $30 (for anyone 48” or taller) compared to the gate price of $49.99 plus tax! Visit for park information.
Junior Introduction to Golf: Join Mike Bailey, PGA Professional at Kwiniaska to learn the fundamentals of a game that can be played for a lifetime. Instruction will be offered on putting, chipping, pitching, sand play, and the full swing. Proper golf etiquette and good sportsmanship will be strongly promoted. Clubs can be provided for those who need them. June 5-July 10 for grades 1-5 and June 7-July 12 for 6-8 graders for a fee of $70.
Adult Introduction to Golf:  Mike Bailey will also run this basic intro to the game of golf for beginning adults or long time players wishing to improve fundamentals. Clubs provided if needed. Thursdays, June 7-July 12 from 5-6 pm for $90.
Dog Park Grand Opening celebration! Come join the fun to celebrate Shelburne’s new Dog Park on Saturday, June 9 from 11am-2 pm at the Shelburne Community School. There will be Dog Park tours every half hour. A raffle drawing will take place at 2 pm with prizes from Vermont Teddy Bear, Ark Veterinary, and more. Dogs must be on a non-retractable leash outside of the Park. During the celebration, dogs must be part of a guided tour to enter the Park. The rain date will be Sunday, June 24.
Summer camps coming up in June: Challenger Soccer Camp, Triathlon Camp, and Rocket Science Camp. A $25 deposit is required to reserve a spot in our camps with full payment due three weeks before the start of each camp. Deposits are non-refundable after the camps registration deadline. These camps are filling up quickly so be sure to check out the Spring/Summer Brochure online at or pick one up at the Recreation Office.

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