August 2019
Woodbury Parks and Recreation Newsletter


Summer Camp was a success! We had over 100 campers join us for our 5 week summer camp, and we had a blast! But do not fret! Our Summer Programs are still available for registration! Please see  www.woodburyparksandrec.org to register! See what we have to offer for tiny tots, youth of all ages and adults! We look forward to spending the rest of the summer with you!
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Click on our website to see all of our Summer options and offerings for all ages. Summer Programs are still available for registration. We encourage you to register now, as to prevent these programs from cancelling due to low enrollment.We have programs to keep everyone busy until school begins! For adults we have many fitness options such as Pilates Mat, Yoga, Pickleball, Zumba, and Cardio Muscle Mix!
www.woodburyparksandrec.org or 203-263-3113
Disc Golf Course - Grand Opening!
Thursday, August 1st
Ages 9 - 99
5:00 PM at
Woodbury Senior Community Center Parking Lot











FALL Program Registration!
Begins on Wednesday, September 4th!

SAVE THE DATE! 
Our new brochure for Fall will be coming out by the end of this month. We have lots of programs for everyone this coming Fall season. 

Check for an email in your inbox, or our website for upcoming news!
www.woodburyparksandrec.org
Ages 5-10 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Ages 11-17 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Woodbury Middle School Courts (or Middlebury Raqcuet Club for rain)
August 5-9 and August 12-16










Ages 5-7 years old
Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon  
Middlebury Raqcuet Club 
5 1-week camps sign up for as many as you like!
July 8 - August 12th

Hobby Quest's Airplane and Magic Camp
M-F 90:00 AM - 12:00 Noon and 12:30 - 3:30 PM
August 5 - 9 for ages 6-12 years old
Old Town Hall, 5 Mountain Rd
Airplane and Magic Camp
AIRPLANE ENGINEERS: Soar through the summer with your own hand made aircraft! You will learn how to build helicopters, gliders and even motorized planes! Children learn fundamental STEM concepts of aviation and valuable skills like following step-by-step instructions, measuring and sand. All materials are included in the fee, and children take home every plane they build!
 
MAGIC WIZARDS: Learn how to build astounding tricks this summer! You'll make objects disappear, reappear and float in midair. Mystify your audience with your mastery of mind-reading! At the end of the week, you'll perform in a real magic show! Camp is designed to enhance communication and performance skills in a supportive, creative atmosphere. All program materials are included in the fee
 
Chess Wizards Camp
Half Day & Full Day, 9:00 AM - 12 Noon or 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
August 19 - 23rd
Ages 6 - 12 years old
Old Town Hall, 5 Mountain Rd

Join us this summer for tons of challenging chess lessons, exciting games, and cool prizes! You'll improve your chess skills, meet new friends, and work out your most powerful muscle, your brain!  Camp includes fun team chess games, recess time, snacks, tournaments, and puzzles. Each camper receives a t shirt, trophy and puzzle folder. 
 
Wicked Cool LEGO Engineering
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon or 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Week of August 26-30
Entering Grades 1-5th
Old Town Hall, 5 Mountain Rd
Our LEGO Engineering program includes STEM-based challenges and free-building. We will build mechanisms that incorporate gears, flywheels, and cams to build amazing contraptions! We'll also build with LEGO's in problem solving challenges. Design a spinning egg beater or create a car to carry LEGO bricks! Full and Half Day camp available. 
  
Register for LEGO Engineering Camp TODAY!

Skyhawks Sports Camps are a great way to introduce, reinforce and have fun playing sports this summer! Learn more and register today! 
For ages 3 - 12!
Skyhawks Sports Academy provides sports programs where children discover and develop athletic skills and social values, such as teamwork, respect and sportsmanship. We offer children a positive sports experience while promoting a healthy active lifestyle.

5 - 8 year olds
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Shepardson Center, Middlebury RTE 188
August 5 - 9th


Boys and girls will learn the fundamentals of swinging, putting and body positioning.  Using the SNAGĀ® (Starting New At Golf) system, we have simplified instruction so that young players can make an effective transition onto the golf course.  All equipment provided.

 
Ages 3 -4 years old
Meadowview Park Middlebury
12:15 - 1:00 PM
Week of August 12 - 16
 
The essentials of soccer and basketball are introduced in a fun and safe environment with lots of encouragement.  Children will learn balance, body movement, hand/eye coordination, and skill development through a series of sport-specific games tailored to their attention spans.
 
4 - 7 year olds
Meadowview Park, Middlebury
9:00 AM - 12:00 Noon
Week of August 12 - 16th
 
 
This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of each sport are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a focus on fun. All games and activities are designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination and skill development at their own pace.
 
7-12 year olds
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Meadowview Park, Middlebury
Week of August 12 - 16th
 
Our multi-sport camp is designed to introduce young athletes to a variety of different sports in one setting.  Athletes will learn the rules and essentials of each sport through skill-based games and scrimmages.  By the end of the week, your child will walk away with the knowledge of multiple sports along with vital life lessons such as respect, teamwork, and self-discipline.
 
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What's  Happening!
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Contact Us
Woodbury Parks & Recreation
203-263-3113
recinfo@woodburyct.org
The Woodbury Senior Center has a NEW website!

The Woodbury Senior Center has worked very hard to create a NEW website for YOU!

We hope that the changes will make it easier to navigate and get all of the information you need for our programs, services and hours. 

Feel free to look us up and bookmark our page!




Please register EARLY to avoid cancellations of class due to low enrollment, thank you!
SUMMER YOGA
Mondays at 6:15 PM
Old Town Hall
5 Mountain Rd


Wednesdays, 9:15 - 10:15 AM
Old Town Hall
5 Mountain Rd
Summer Session
July 3 - August 14th

Summer ZUMBA
18 years and up
Mondays, 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Old Town Hall, 5 Mountain Rd

Summer Session starts
July 8 - August 12th 
Age 16 - older
Hollow Park 
Sand Volleyball Courts
Thursdays 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Now until August 22nd

 
Ages 7 and UP
Rec House, 
7 Mountain Rd
Mondays & Tuesdays
30 minute sessions
June 24th - August 27th

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The student is responsible for renting or buying his or her own instrument. The instructor may require one or more music books be purchased prior to the start of lessons. 

Classical method of violin playing is taught, though these techniques can be applied to all styles of violin playing including jazz, country and Irish fiddle.

Please call for an appointment. Lessons are given in 30 minute increments.
Community Events!

Annual Fireman's Carnival
The annual event put on by the Woodbury Volunteer Fire Department is a great way to say goodbye to summer. Food, rides, raffle and a fantastic fireworks display on Saturday night. Thursday, August 29 to Saturday, August 31st. 

12th Annual Walk Supporting Addiction Recovery
Friday, September 6th  
5:30 PM at  Hollow Park
Rain Date is Saturday, Sept 7th

For more information,visit the ASAP FB event page.  Click here.

Lions Club 
Duck Race Raffle

Saturday, September 7th
12:00 Noon SHARP at 
Three Rivers Park on 
Jacks Bridge Rd
Tickets are $5.00 
For more information, contact a Lions Club member or visit