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The Town of Washington, Connecticut

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Washington-Gunnery Family Skate

Sponsored jointly by
Washington Park and Rec and The Gunnery School
At The Gunnery Linen Rink

Every Sunday 5:00-7:00pm
Nov. 18 -March 4
(or when the ice melts!)

$5/person/session $60/person/season $140/family/season
Just Show Up!!

Gunnery Families and children registered in NWCYH Programs are admitted
free-of charge!

Helmets are STRONGLY recommended

Snack Bar provided by Washington Primary PTO

Proceeds help to support the
Bunker Burr Scholarship Fund
which provides tuition and equipment purchase assistance to children and families
wishing to get involved in ice skating or the great game of ice hockey.

Bunker Burr co-founded the Washington-Gunnery Hockey and Skating Association,
along with Jim Goodale in 1973, and was a 1939 graduate of The Gunnery School.

For information about Northwestern CT Yout Hockey League CLICK HERE

Kid Kicks (5 & 6 yr. olds): 6:15 pm - 6:45 pm
Junior to Adult: 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
Nunchaku Class: 7:45 pm
Location: Washington Montessori School Gym
Fee: $73.00 per syudent for 10 weeeks - $53 each addl. Family Member
Download registration form by clicking HERE

For preschool and up. Five - 45 minute classes. Held at Shepaug Valley School Pool.
Fee: $45.00/person per session, $112.50/family of 3 or more; per session
Instructor: Mo Van Moffaert SESSION I TUESDAYS 5 LESSONS:
OCTOBER 16th - November 13th
Preschool through first grade 4:30 pm 5:15 pm 5:15 pm- 6:00 pm
Second grade and above 6:00 pm 6:45 pm
OCTOBER 5th NOVEMBER 9th (NO class OCT.19)
Preschool through first grade 5:00 pm 5:45 pm 5:45 pm- 6:30 pm
Second grade and above 6:30 pm 7:15 pm
FAMILY SWIM 7:15 pm 8:00 pm
Download flyer/registration form by clicking HERE


For Region 12 Residents ONLY!
6:45 am - 7:45 am Monday Friday
Ages 18 and up
Location: Shepaug Valley M/HS Pool

The upstairs of Town Hall is now being used only for meetings and will not be available for classes until repairs are completed. The location of the Yoga classes listed below have been changed. For further details please visit

With Doug Greene, RYT
Kripalu Certified
This is a great way to tone the body and increase your flexibility, achieve peace of mind and sharper perception.
Location: For location please visit
Dates and times:
Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:30 pm 6:45 pm
Saturday 8:00 am 9:15 am
Fee: $15.00 drop in rate; 5 classes $65.00; 10 classes $120.00
$10.00 per class for students and seniors.
Visit for more information.

Spring / Fall Hours: Saturdays, Sundays, Wednesdays, Memorial Day and Columbus Day
6am -11am; 4pm-sunset.
Summer Hours: Tuesday June 19 through Labor Day, Monday September 3.
Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays & Mondays 6:00 am -sunset
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays -- 10:00am-5:00pm
$25.00 annual sticker fee. All boats will be inspected for milfoil and subject to a $5.00 per launch inspection fee. Parking limited on a first come, first served basis. Violators will be towed.
Ramp closes for the season Sunday, Oct. 28 at sunset.
Extra fee for late removal $75.00.


Cal Ripkin Baseball & Softball sign up information can be found at

Shepaug Soccer Club information and registration can be found at

Recreation Commission
C. J. Kersten, Chairman
Sheila M. Anson
Tim Cook
Darren Dutcher
Joe Fredlund
Laura Martin
Ray Reich
Whitney Ryan
Mary Anne Greene, Recording Secretary
Lisa A. Easter, Parks & Recreation Coordinator

Web page last updated: November 9, 2012