FITZWILLIAM RECREATION DEPARTMENT NEWS

From the Issue: 
January 2012

Changes are Happening – As we ring in the new year, we are ringing in a new coordinator for the Recreation Department!  We would like to introduce our new Coordinator Cindi Beede.  We are excited to have Cindi on board and know that she will bring great enthusiasm, fun and continue to help provide great programming to the Town of Fitzwilliam.  New office hours are posted at town hall come on by and welcome Cindi!!!!

THANK YOU! – I would like to take a moment to Thank the Town of Fitzwilliam for a wonderful 2 years of serving as your Recreation Coordinator.  I have had a wonderful experience being part of this community and appreciate all of the support I have been shown by all.  I know that the new Coordinator will work with the Recreation Commission to continue to bring wonderful and varied programs to the Town.  Thank You! – Julie Green.

Youth Basketball – Sign ups were held in December. If you haven’t already signed up please contact the Rec. Department as soon as possible.  Skills clinic to be held Saturday, January 7th from 8:30-11 AM.  Please contact Ali Bunch 585-9470 if you have any questions or need registration forms.

Yoga -  New session to start Monday January 23rd. This will be a 6-week session.  Session cost is $30. Class time is 6:30 PM at Fitzwilliam Town Hall. Drop in rate is $10.  Be sure to wear comfortable clothes and bring water to drink.  Contact Sharon Laflamme with any questions or for additional information. 585-3438.

Zumba Dance & Zumba Toning – Zumba Dance is an aerobics program that combines Latin music and dance to make exercising FUN!  Participants can be at almost any fitness level, you just need a little rhythm and come join the party.  Zumba Toning add a light weight training to the routine to help sculpt your body while having fun!  Classes will be held on Tuesday (toning) & Thursday evenings at 6:30 – 7:30 in the Emerson Multi Purpose Room.  Class will be held in 8-week sessions.  Pay for 8 classes at once and pay $40. Class card allows you to mix and match Tuesdays and Thursday evenings as it works for you. Or do both!!! Drop in for $7 per class.  Wear comfortable clothes and be sure to bring water to stay hydrated!

Men’s Basketball – Open gym for men’s basketball has begun. Monday evenings at the Emerson Elementary multi purpose room. 7:30-9:30 PM.

Do you like to snowshoe or cross-country ski? We have several pairs of snowshoes and cross-country ski equipment to loan to Fitzwilliam residents!  Equipment can be signed out for short-term use.  Contact the recreation department if you are interested in using the equipment.

If you have any comments or questions regarding recreation programs please contact Recreation Department Coordinator 585-7270 or by email: fitzrec@wivalley.net