NEWS from PARKS and REC
|August 2, 2012||Filled under Parks and Rec||
“Off the Couch” Multi Sport Training Camp: Calling all middle school athletes entering grades 6-8! Swim, bike, run, crunch, jump, and bound your way to optimal pre-season fitness. Triathlon based program designed to target endurance, strength and agility to jump-start your fall sport season. This camp will run Aug. 20-24 from 12-4 pm for $100 at the Shelburne Town Beach with instructor, Maria Cimonetti. Pre-registration is required.
Fall Soccer-Last Chance to Register! The final date to register for Fall Soccer is Aug. 24. No registrations will be taken after that date. This very popular recreational soccer program is open to kids entering grades 1-8 beginning this fall and will run from Aug. 27 to Oct. 13. Registration fee is $26 per child plus a $25 late fee until Aug. 17 when it increases to $50. Uniforms and shin guards are required. Please order a uniform shirt when registering if your child does not already have one. Uniform shirt fee is $22. This program is run by volunteers. Please fill out the volunteer section on the registration form. The Rec Dept. will provide training for coaches and referees.
Family Karate classes: The next session for Color Belt Training will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Aug. 7-Sept. 7 from 5:30-6:30 pm for $80. The Advanced Class will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Aug. 7-Sept. 7 from 6:30-8 pm for $35. These programs will help you and your child develop self-esteem, focus energy, and develop character while learning safety techniques. The Advanced level will improve fitness levels while challenging participants and having fun. Family discounts apply. Pre-registration is required.
Great Escape Discounted Tickets are on Sale until Labor Day! 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! Plan your family outing today. Visit www.sixflags.com/greatEscape for park information.
Notice regarding Tennis Courts: The Champlain Valley Jr. Tennis Team will hold their State Championship tournament on Friday, Aug. 10 through Saturday, Aug. 11 at the Davis Park Tennis Courts each day from 9 am to 7 pm.
Parks & Rec Director: Betsy Cieplicki