Mini Programs

The Ellington Parks and Recreation Department offers many different activities that will keep your family entertained.

Always wanted to go to a concert in the park or a trip out of town? The Parks & Rec Department funds several types of activities that will appeal to anyone.
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Programs


  

Special Needs Social Club

This proposed new social activity program, if interest warrants, will be designed for those ages 10+ with developmental/cognitive disabilities. Participants will have the opportunity to enjoy a variety of activities and field trips while meeting new friends in this informal, drop-in program. An adult guardian must accompany each participant, unless waived by the activity leader.  For more information, contact Bob Tedford at (860) 870-3118 or email rtedford@ellington-ct.gov.

Unified Basketball   

(Special needs program for children) Code: UNIFIED.BBK617  Session 1   5:45-6:30 pm   Grades K-6th
Code: UNIFIED.BB71217  Session 2   6:30-7:15 pm   Grades 7th–12th
Day: Tuesdays, Dates: March 28; April 4,11,18,25, May 2,9
Fee: $25, 
Location: Middle School

SUmmer ARt Programs

Provided by "Let's Gogh Art" and Ellington Recreation Department.  Click HERE for all the details.  




Jukido 


All skill levels welcome, Instructor: Paul Ward, Days: Thursdays, AGES: 6 YEARS AND UP, Time: 5:30pm-6:30pm, Fee: $42 per session/walk in fee $6.00 per class on site only. Location:  375 Hartford Typke RT 30 
Vernon
 
Session 6: April 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18, 25

Session 7: June 1, 8, 15, 22

Session 8: June 29; July 6, 13, 27

Session 9: Aug. 3, 10, 24, 31



YOUTH TENNIS PROGRAMS

Tennis Camp:
An individualized youth tennis camp will be offered the week of July 31 (Monday through Thursday) for ages 11-14,(aiming for grades 6 to 8) from 9am-12 noon at the Schwartz park tennis courts. Camp director, Rich Willis, is the current varsity tennis coach at Ellington High School for both the boys and girls teams. The camp would be designed to teach basic stroke development, tennis strategy and game play. Campers will receive a t-shirt, plus water and snacks on a daily basis.
Program fee : $80.00
Registration deadline is July 28, 2017.
Registration may be made at the Ellington Recreation Department during normal business hours or via active net


TINY TOT TENNIS Indoor

Day: Mondays, Dates: March 6, 13, 20, and 27, Ages: 3-5 years old, Location: Crystal Lake School, Time: 5:30pm-6:00pm, Fee: $40, Code: TINY.TTTW17

Instructor: Gary Marquez

Tiny Tot Tennis Outdoor


Day: Mondays & Wednesday
Session 1: April 24, 26; May 1 & 4
Session 2: May 8,10,15,17
Session: 3 May 22, 24, 31 & June 5
Ages: 8-13 years old
Location: Brookside Park
Time: 7:15 pm-8:15 pm
Fee: $45 per session
Code: YOTH.TN171
Code: YOTH.TN172
Code: YOTH.TN173

PEE WEE TENNIS Indoor

Day: Mondays, Dates: March 6, 13, 20, and 27, Ages: 5-7 years old, Location: Crystal Lake School, Time: 6:15pm-7:00pm, Fee: $40, Code: PEE.PWEW17

Pee Wee Tennis Outdoor


Instructor: Gary Marquez
Day: Mondays & Wednesday
Session 1: April 24, 26; May 1 & 4
Session 2: May 8,10,15,17
Session: 3 May 22, 24, 31 & June 5
Time: 6:30 pm-7:00 pm
Ages: 5-7 years old
Location: Brookside Park
Fee: $40 per session
Code: PEE.PWE171
Code: PEE.PWE172
Code: PEE.PWE173

YOUTH TENNIS LESSONS Indoor

Day: Mondays, Dates: March 6, 13, 20, and 27, Ages: 8-13 years old, Location: Crystal Lake School, Time: 7:00pm-8:00pm, Fee: $40, Code: YOTH.TNW17

Youth Tennis Lessons Outdoor


Instructor: Gary Marquez
Day: Mondays & Wednesdays
Session 1: April 24, 26; May 1 & 4
Session 2: May 8,10,15,17
Session: 3 May 22, 24, 31 & June 5
Ages: 8-13 years old
Location: Brookside Park
Time: 7:15 pm-8:15 pm
Fee: $45 per session


Youth Track & Field

Program Coordinator: Dan Dryburgh,  Boys and Girls, Grades 1-8, Wednesdays:  5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, April 19 – June 14, Saturdays: 9:00 am-10:30 am, April 22 – June 17,Fee: $25, Location: Ellington High School Track.  Parent/ High School Students welcomed as volunteers. Please contact the Recreation Department at recreationstaff@ellington-ct.gov

Track & Field Letter to Parents


April Schedule
May Schedule
June Schedule


 



  


 


 

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