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RECREATION AND LEISURE

PROGRAM BROCHURES AND REGISTRATION

 

ONLINE REGISTRATION

We offer online registration for most programs. You may browse the programs without logging in, but you must log in to register for a program online. 

Click here for the online brochure.

 

OTHER WAYS TO REGISTER

If you do not wish to register online, registration forms can be submitted by mail or in person.  Downloadable registration forms are available in each brochure. 

 

PROGRAM BROCHURES

These brochures list the current programs and classes for Parks and Recreation. For the Community Pool click here and for Artsplace click here.  Registration forms are found in each brochure. Some programs are excluded from online registration and registration methods are listed clearly in those brochures. You can browse our online program catalog by clicking here.  

 

Download the brochure you want by clicking below: 

Recreation, TR and Pool - Fall 2017

Recreation, TR and Pool - Summer 2017

Community Pool - Summer 2017

Community Pool - Fall 2017

 

 

SPECIFIC PROGRAM INFORMATION

Jump to program specific information by clicking below:

Therapeutic Recreation

Summer Camps

Sport Camps & Clinics

Youth Soccer

Youth Basketball

 


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SUMMER 2017 SPORT CAMP REGISTRATION FORMS

Basketball Camp - Click here to download registration form
Dates: Mon. - Fri., June 26 - 30, 2017
Times: 8:30am - 11:30am
Ages: Boys & Girls 8-14 years old
Fee: $140 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: Cheshire High West Gym


Cheshire Kids Beginner Triathlon Camp -click here to download registration form
Dates: Mon. - Fri., June 19 -  23, 2017
Times: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ages: Boys & Girls 8-12 years old
Fee: $225 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: Drop off and Pick up at Youth Center


Cheshire Kids Advanced Triathlon Camp - click here to download registration form
Dates: Mon. - Fri., August 21 - 25, 2017
Times: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Ages: Boys & Girls 10-14 years old
Fee: $225 (nonresidents add $10)
Location:  Drop off and Pick up at Youth Center


Field Hockey Camp  - click here to download registration form
Camp Dates: Mon. - Thu., June 19 - 22, 2017
Camp Times: 9:00am - 12:00pm 
Camp Ages: Girls entering grades 2 - 9
Camp Fee: $150 (nonresidents add $10)
Camp Location: Cheshire High Turf

 

Field Hockey Summer League - click here to download registration form
League Dates: Mondays  June 26 - July 31
League Times:  5:00-7:00pm
League Fee: $50
League Location: CHS Turf Field


CT Choice Girls Lacrosse Camp - Click here to download registration form.
Dates: Mon. - Fri., July 17-21, 2017
Times: 9:00am-12:00pm
Ages: Girls entering grades 2 - 9
Fee: $160 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: CHS Turf Field


Ultimate Soccer Academy - Click here to download registration form
Dates: July 10-14, 2017
Times: Morning program only 9:00am-12:00pm   Full Day program 9:00am-3:00pm
Ages: Boys & Girls 5 - 18 years old
Fee: Morning program: $165    Full Day program - $190.00 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: Quinnipiac Recreation Fields

 

Mrowka Summer Baseball Clinic - Click here to download registration form
Dates: July 24 - July 27, 2017
Times: 9:00-12:00pm
Ages: Boys & Girls 8 - 16 years old
Fee: $125 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: Cheshire High School

 

Volleyball Skills Camp - Click here to download registration form
Dates: July 24-July 28, 2017
Ages:  Grades 6, 7 and 8 meets 6-8pm
Ages: Grade 9 meets 4-6pm
Fee:  $140 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: Cheshire High School


Volleyball Outdoor Clinic/League - Click here to download registration form
Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays - June 27 - August 8
Times: 6:00-8:00pm
Ages:  Boys and Girls entering grades 9 - 12
Fee: $120
Location: Cheshire High School


Weight Training: Sports & Conditioning (Gr. 7-9) - Click here to download registration form.
Dates: Mon. - Thu., June 19 - Aug. 8, 2017
Ages & Times: Boys & Girls entering grades 7 & 8 meet 7:00-8:00am
Ages & Times: Boys & Girls entering grade 9 meet 8:00-9:00am
Fee: 7th & 8th grade - $150 (nonresidents add $10)

Fee: 9th grade - $200 (nonresidents add $10)

Location: Drop Off and Pick Up at CHS Weight Room


Weight Training (Gr. 10-12) - Click here to download registration form.
Dates: Mon. - Thu., June 19 - Aug. 9, 2017
Times: 8:30 - 10:30am
Ages: Boys & Girls entering grades 10-12
Fee: $120(nonresidents add $10)
Location: Drop Off and Pick Up at CHS Weight Room


Rugby - Click here for information - registration is online only.
Dates: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays beginning May 27 - end of July (# of practices TBA)
Times: Tuesdays (U-12 & U14 only - 6:30-8:00pm, Thursdays (6:30-8:00pm) & Saturdays (9:00-10:30am)
Ages: Boys & Girls in Grades 1 & 2 Fee: $75 (nonresidents add $10)
Ages: Boys & Girls in Grades 3 & 4 Fee: $75 (nonresidents add $10)
Ages: Girls in Grades 5 - 8 Fee: $125 (nonresidents add $10)
Ages: Boys in Grades 5 & 6 Fee: $125 (nonresidents add $10)
Ages: Boys in Grades 7 & 8 Fee: $125 (nonresidents add $10)
Location: Highland School Field

 

Lady Rams Soccer Clinic - Click here to download registration form

Dates:  Mon. July 24 through Fr. July 28

Time:  5pm - 8pm

Ages:  Girls Entering Grades 3-9

Fee:  $130 (nonresidents add $10)

Location:  CHS Turf Field

 

 

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Soccer Banner

Soccer is held at Quinnipiac Recreation Area.  

Beginning with the spring 2014 program, soccer will be coordinated by the Cheshire Soccer Club. Please click here to be redirected to their website. 

 

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Basketball starts Saturday, December 2, 2017!  

Register by November 14  $10 Late Fee begins November 15.

**Plese note beginning Friday, December 1, no registrations will be accepted between noon on Fridays and 8:30am on Mondays.**  

 

Click here for detailed  information on the 2017-2018 Basketball Program

 

Kindergarten - Boys & Girls

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 11/30

Code: 22400A            Fee: $85 ($95 beginning 11/15)                                

Tentative time -Saturdays 8:30-9:45AM or 9:45-11:00AM - Changes weekly

Norton Gym

December 2 - March 3            No Basketball 12/23, 12/30, 2/17

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_A for yourself!

 

Grades 1 & 2 - Boys & Girls

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 11/30

Code: 22401A            Fee: $85 ($95 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time - Saturdays 11:00AM-12:15PM or 12:15-1:30PM - Changes weekly

Norton Gym

December 2 - March 3            No Basketball 12/23, 12/30, 2/17

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_B for yourself!

 

Grades 3, 4 & 5 - Girls

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 11/30

Code: 22403A            Fee: $95 ($105 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time - Saturdays 9:00-10:15AM or 10:15-11:30AM - Changes weekly

Highland Gym

December 2 - March 3            No Basketball 12/23, 12/30, 2/17

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_J for yourself!

 

Grades 3 & 4 - Boys

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 11/30

Code: 22405A            Fee: $95 ($105 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time -Saturdays 9:00-10:15AM or 10:15-11:30AM - Changes weekly

Doolittle Gym

December 2 - March 3            No Basketball 12/23, 12/30, 2/17.

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_D for yourself!

 

Grades 5 & 6 - Boys

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 12/7

Code: 22407A            Fee: $95 ($105 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time - Saturday 12:00-1:15 or 1:15-2:30pm at Doolittle Gym

December 2 - March 3            No Basketball 12/23, 12/30, 2/17

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_F for yourself!

 

Grades 6, 7 & 8 - Girls

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 12/7

Code: 22409A            Fee: $95 ($105 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time - Saturday 1:30-2:45pm or 4:00-5:15pm at Dodd Gym

December 2 - March 3          No Basketball 12/23, 12/30

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_L for yourself!

 

Grades 7 & 8 - Boys

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 12/7

Code: 22408A            Fee: $100 ($110 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time - Saturday 8:00-9:15am, 9:15-10:30am, or 11:45-1:00pm

Dodd Gym

December 2 - March 3            No Basketball 12/23, 12/30         

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_H for yourself!

 

Grades 9-12 - George Welch High School League

Team Rosters - Schedule - information will be posted by 12/15

Code: 22410A            Fee: $115 ($125 beginning 11/15)

Tentative time - Saturday every hour beginning at 8am until 8pm

CHS West Gym

December 2 - March 3              No Basketball 12/23, 12/30           

To coach your child’s team use code 22419_ I for yourself!

 


 

This program is run by the coaches and players of the Cheshire High School Boys and Girls Basketball teams and is held for two mornings annually during the Winter Recess at Cheshire High School for boys and girls in grades 1 - 8. Proceeds benefit the Cheshire High School Basketball Teams. 

Click here to download registration form 

Wednesday & Thursday, December 27 & 28

Online registration is not available for this program and the fee must be paid by check payable to "Cheshire High School Basketball" or cash.

 


 

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Therapeutic Recreation Programs

If you have any questions about the TR Programs or would like to become involved as a volunteer with the program, then contact Barbara Costello, TRS at bcostello@cheshirect.org or 203-887-0534. 

Click here to register online!

TR Stand Up

Ages: 10 yr & up

Wednesdays 6:30-7:15p     November 1-15

Fee: $25

This program is designed to help your child develop a strong voice to self advocate and stand up for themselves. Assertiveness training will be taught through role playing exercises. Held at the Youth Center in the Tabor Room.  Instructor:  Barbara Costello, TRS

 

TR Dance

Ages: 9 yr & up

Mondays 6:30-7:15p         November 13-December 11

Fee: $35

In this program participants will begin ballet basics and engage in creative dance movements with ribbons and maracas. Instructor, Molly Hayden will make it fun and keep your child moving for the whole class. Molly is excited to share her passion for dance with us! Held at Highland School Cafe.

 

TR Basketball

Ages: 6 yr & up

Thursdays 6:30-7:30p      October 5-November 16          No program 10/26

Fee: $40 

Joey Torello is the brainchild behind this basketball program which teaches the basic fundamentals needed to play and some beginning strategies of the game. Emphasis will be on fun and teamwork. Throughout the program there will be partners to support your child with skill development. Parents are required to stay and cheer on the players. Held at Norton School Gym. Instructor: Brendan Moran, ECSU student studying P.E. & Health. 

 

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Summer Camps

Suntime Funtime, Camp Quinnetukit, Camp Sassacus, Camp Sachem and Afternoon Sizzler 

 


Summer Day Camps 2017

Weekly Snapshot of Guests, Trips & Themes 

Register Online Here

Health Forms and Medication Authorization

     PLEASE NOTE: All children will be required to have the health form on file before they attend camp. Also, if your child will be bringing any medication to camp including emergency medications such as a rescue inhaler or Epi-Pen, then the Medication Administration Authorization must be completed and signed by a doctor and brought to camp. 

 

 

We offer traditional Summer Day Camps for children age four through entering grade 9.

 

Suntime Funtime - at Cheshire Park

 Weekly Snapshot of Guests, Trips & Themes 

Session A Wednesday 6/21/2017 Fantasy Faces
Session B Tuesday 6/27/2017 Riverside Reptiles
Session C Wednesday 7/5/2017 Fantasy Faces
Session D Wednesday 7/12/2017 Fantasy Faces
Session E Wednesday 7/19/2017 Fantasy Faces
Session F Wednesday 7/26/2017 Fantasy Faces
Session G Wednesday 8/2/2017 Fantasy Faces
Session H Wednesday 8/9/2017 Curious Creatures

This half day or full day camp is the perfect way for young children (age 4 to entering grade 1 in the fall)  to get an introduction to the camp experience, make friends and develop or enhance socialization skills. Our caring staff will offer opportunities for free play and self expression and organize story time, arts & crafts, games, sports and water activities. Themes and special guests make each day an adventure! 

 

Camp Quinnetukit - at Bartlem Park

Weekly Snapshot of Guests, Trips & Themes 

Session A Thursday 6/22/2017 Trip to Highland Bowl
Session B Thursday 6/29/2017 Trip to RollerMagic
Session C Thursday 7/6/2017 Trip to Highland Bowl
Session D Thursday 7/13/2017 Magic of Christopher
Session E Thursday 7/20/2017 Trip to RollerMagic
Session F Thursday 7/27/2017 Trip to Highland Bowl
Session G Thursday 8/3/2017 Trip to Beardsley Zoo
Session H Thursday 8/10/2017 Trip to Roller Magic

 

Children who will enter grades 1 to 4 in the fall have a blast at Camp Quinnetukit! Engaging staff will closely supervise and participate with children in organized games, sports, arts & crafts, swimming, boating and other age appropriate activities for the campers. All campers will be required to complete a swim test before swimming and/or boating. There are themes and special activities/guests each week to add variety. The camp day runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm with options for before care from 7:00am to 9:00am and after care from 3:30pm to 6:00pm also available.

 

Camp Sassacus - at Mixville Recreation Area

 Weekly Snapshot of Guests, Trips & Themes 

Session A Wednesday 6/21/2017 Trip to Laser Planet
Session B Wednesday 6/28/2017 Trip to Quassy
Session C Thursday 7/6/2017 Trip to Bounce Town USA
Session D Tuesday 7/11/2017 Trip to Laser Planet
Session E Wednesday 7/19/2017 Trip to SkyZone
Session E Thursday 7/20/2017 Jock in the Box (DJ)
Session F Wednesday 7/26/2017 Trip to Northford Ice Pavilion
Session G Wednesday 8/2/2017 Trip to Quassy
Session G Thursday 8/3/2017 Jock in the Box (DJ)
Session H Wednesday 8/9/2017 Trip to SportsCenter

The Mixville Tradition continues! Campers entering grades 5 & 6 in the fall go on one small trip each week. In addition to the trips, campers have plenty of fun playing games, completing arts & craft projects, swimming, boating and participating in sports. In the past few years campers have participated in "skill hours" in which they pick an activity to learn more about and practice daily for the week.  Past skill hours have included fort building, wilderness first aid, canoeing, quidditch, dodgeball, bracelet making and more! All campers complete a swim test before participating in water activities.For all trips campers will be transported by bus and return to Mixville in time for regular 3:30pm pickup.  The camp day runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm with options for before care from 7:00am to 9:00am and after care from 3:30pm to 6:00pm also available.

 

Camp Sachem - at Mixville Recreation Area

 Weekly Snapshot of Guests, Trips & Themes 

Session A Thursday 6/22/2017 Trip to Six Flags
Session B Thursday 6/29/2017 Trip to Brownstone
Session C Thursday 7/6/2017 Trip to Lake Compounce
Session D Thursday 7/20/2017 Trip to Brownstone
Session E Thursday 7/27/2017 Trip to Lake Compounce
Session F Thursday 8/10/2017 Trip to Brownstone
Session G Thursday 7/13/2017 Trip to Six Flags
Session H Thursday 8/3/2017 Trip to Six Flags

Come see what Mixville has to offer.  Campers who will enter grades 7 to 9 in the fall come for one week and end up wanting to come back for the rest of the summer! Enjoy kayaking and canoeing in our very own pond. On those really hot days, you can go for a swim or play water basketball. Join this camp on exciting field trips and take part in the weekly cookout and dodgeball tournament on Fridays. Campers go on one field trip per week. The trip is a full day affair at an amusement or adventure park. The camp day runs from 9:00am to 3:30pm with options for before care from 7:00am to 9:00am and after care from 3:30pm to 6:00pm also available.

 

Afternoon Sizzler - at Highland School

 Weekly Snapshot of Guests, Trips & Themes 

Session D Thursday 7/13/2017 Trip to Community Pool
Session E Thursday 7/20/2017 Trip to Mixville & Jock in the Box (DJ)
Session F Thursday 7/27/2017 Trip to Community Pool
Session G Thursday 8/3/2017 Trip to Mixville & Jock in the Box (DJ)

We offer an all-day collaborative program with the Department of Education, offering the best of both worlds: academic enrichment conducted by Summer School staff in the mornings and planned recreational activities conducted by Parks & Recreation camp staff in the afternoons. Children who complete grades K to 6 in the spring must be registered with Cheshire Summer School to be eligible fore Sizzler and Sizzler Extended Care. Recreational activities will consist of a variety of games, sports, sprinkler/water activities and arts & crafts. Weather permitting on Wednesdays, children will be bussed to the Community Pool one week and Mixville the other week. The camp day runs from 12:00pm to 4:00pm with options for before care from 7:00am to 9:00am and after care from 4:00pm to 6:00pm also available. Summer School meets from 9:00am to 12:00pm. 

 

 

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If you have questions or need more information on programs, classes and registration, please contact:

Parks and Recreation at 203-272-2743

Community Pool at 203-271-3208

Artsplace at 203-272-2787


 

 

Last updated on Thursday, October 19, 2017