East Haddam Parks and Recreation- The bridge to our community

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~Ever wonder what East Haddam Parks and Recreation does? Who are we? How can we serve you? Good questions! East Haddam Parks and Recreation offers youth AND adult sports, activities, community events, classes and a variety of opportunities. We pride ourselves on providing affordable, first rate, forward thinking activities that will build a healthier community.

~Registration for any of our programs by choosing the "Register" tab above.

~Program information can be found by choosing the "PROGRAMS" tab above.

~Isaac Manful
is building a wonderful gazebo as his Eagle Scout Project at Nichols Field! This will provide seating and shade and will be handicapped accessible. Any support that you can lend Isaac in reaching his goal would be greatly appreciated! Here is the link with more information: https://www.gofundme.com/nichols-field-gazebo
Thank you, Isaac, East Haddam is very fortunate to have such a hard working, caring leader in our community. Great work!

~Event information NOT located under "Programs" is posted below.


ONLINE SUMMER DAY CAMP REGISTRATION is available by using the "Register" tab above.  
Camp dates are Wed., June 21-Fri., Aug. 11, 2017- you can register by the day, the week or the entire summer. 

Questions about Day Camp? This might help
-2017 Day Camp FAQ's
Looking for information about activities or field trips at camp? 
Sprouts Special Camp Activities
Bloom Into Action Special Camp Activities
Branch Out Special Camp Activities
Adventure Camp Field Tr
ips

CAMP REGISTRATION DEADLINES:
Camp the week of July 3-register by June 26
Camp the week of July 10-register by June 26
Camp the week of July 17-register by July 3
Camp the week July 24-register by July 10
Camp the week of July 31-register by July 17
Camp the week of August 7-register by July 24


2nd Annual Town Wide Tag Sale-July 8, 2017
Use this registration form to mail in with your fee to be placed on the map of all local tag sales being held on Saturday, July 8, 2017.  All proceeds will go toward the Day Camp Scholarship fund. 

MUSIC ON THE RIVER 2017!
Print out the line up so you don't miss a concert, send in a donation to support these free, community concerts!
Summer concert schedule

SkyHawks Summer Tennis Camps:
More  Camp information can be  found at www.skyhawks.com or (800) 804-3509. Registration is available by clicking here.
 August 14-17 (rain make up will be August 18 if needed), ages 6-10, 9 am-12 pm, $139 per player

Summer Soccer Camp, Sponsored by the British Soccer Camps:
1. British Soccer Camp: June 26-30, 2017 at the Hale Ray Middle School fields.  This camp offers programs for players ages 3-14 (hours and cost vary, please view the link above for specific information). Register for British Soccer camp by  following this link.
Players will receive a free soccer ball and T-shirt!  If they register by May 11, 2017 they will receive a free British Soccer Jersey!
2. Tetra Brazil Camp: August 21-25, 2017  at the Hale Ray Middle School fields.  This camp offers programs for players ages 7-14 (hours and cost vary, please view the link above for specific information). Register for Tetra Brazil camp by following this link.
Players will receive a free soccer ball and T-shirt!  If they register by July 6, 2017 they will receive a free British Soccer Jersey!

The Town Beach will be open with lifeguards on the days that camp is held at the beach during the weeks of June 19-30.  This will be June 23, 27. 29 & 30 from 9am-4pm.


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Concussion Training, Signs and Symptoms:
Per CT Statute, we must inform you of the signs and symptoms of a concussion.  Please click this link for more information:
http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/youthsports/index.html

This training is now required of ALL Parks and Recreation staff, coaches and referees. Please take a moment to review the information- as a parent, you are the best advocate for your child. Knowing the signs and symptoms will allow you to make the best decision for your child.

~Per Connecticut General Statute 19a-77 we are required to disclose that our programs are not licensed by the State Office of Early Childhood

~Swimming lessons have been canceled due to low enrollment and the unfortunate injury suffered by our swim instructor disallowing her to continue teaching this summer. 

~SkyHawks tennis camp for the week beginning June 19, 2017 has been canceled due to low enrollment.