Willington Recreation Department

40 Old Farms Road
860 487-3108

Upcoming Events at Willington Recreation Department

Skungamaug River Golf Clinics - Co-Ed

Thursday, Sep 19, 2019 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Skungamaug River Golf Club
Coventry, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Wednesday, Sep 25, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Wednesday, Oct 2, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Tuesday, Oct 8, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Wednesday, Oct 9, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Wednesday, Oct 16, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Tuesday, Oct 29, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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WPRDs Pickleball

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hall Memorial Middle School
Willington, CT
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Recent News

WPRDs Swim Test Evaluations

WPRDs Swim Test Evaluations:WPRDs Swim Test Evaluations will be held this week on Thursday, Friday and Saturday for those that are registering for Group Swim Lessons or Introduction to Lifeguarding. Proper swim lesson placement is instrumental in…

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Fill a Public Works Truck

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WPRDs Mangia, Mangia Boston's Little Italy and Sam Adams Italian Food Tour

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WPRDs Little Italy Walking Food Tour in Boston

SPEND A DAY IN BOSTON WITH FAMILY AND FRIENDSThis tour includes everything... Roundtrip Motorcoach, Tour Director, Food Tour with Samples, Free Time, Brewery Tour & Samples AND all taxes and gratuities!!Registration deadline is only three weeks…

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It's Not Too Early To Start Thinking About April Camp!

It's not too soon to think about April Camp! During Spring recess, April 15-18, 2019 what are your kids doing? Engage their minds and keep them active with our April Camp program! $150 for the week, daily rate and scholarships available. Call…

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WPRDs Hiking Club

It looks like the weather is FINALLY going to cooperate for us on Sunday!! Our hike will begin at 10:00 a.m. at the Torrey Preserve sign on Gurleyville Road... parking is across the street. Rick will start the hike at the Gurleyville Gristmill and…

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Calling All Girls! from WPRDs High School Recreation Basketball

Looking for a few more girls in Grades 9-12 to join our High School Recreation Team -- thanks to Amy Page for taking on the role as COACH!!Please help spread the word... thank you!!Please contact WPRD for…

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Willington Parks and Recreation Department's Instructional Basketball

Calling all 1st and 2nd Grade Boys and GirlsInstructional Basketball starts THIS Saturday, December 1st and we are still accepting registrations!!Please help spread the word.Contact WPRD ASAP…

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WPRDs Hiking Club

Join us THIS Sunday, November 25th at 10:00 a.m. for our first hike!! Rick Peck will lead you on weekly hikes to different locations. For our first hike, we'll meet behind the Mansfield Historical Society for a hike to Fifty-Foot Cliff…

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Volunteers Needed

Do you have a son or daughter in high school that loves basketball AND working with kids? Are they looking for community service hours?WPRD needs YOUR help for the upcoming basketball season!WPRD is looking for responsible and dedicated high school…

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Maintenance of the Walking Path at River Road Athletic Complex

The Walking Path at River Road Athletic Complex will undergo some much needed maintenance over the coming weeks. Stone dust will be added to the entire track and those areas that are prone to flooding after heavy rains will also be addressed.The…

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WPRDs Youth Basketball Registration

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WPRDs Hiking Yoga

The weather looks perfect for WPRDs Hiking Yoga this weekend!!Multiple studies have confirmed the many mental and physical benefits of yoga. Incorporating it into your routine can help enhance your health, increase strength and flexibility and…

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WPRDs Photography Workshop

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WPRD - Basketball Court Maintenance at River Road Athletic Complex

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Registration for Summer Camp - Deadline is July 3rd

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Willington Parks and Recreation Department's Kayak Loaner Program 2018

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WPRDs Co-Ed Summer Basketball Clinic

8-Week Basketball ClinicThis 8-week clinic is designed to teach and develop basketball skills and will include focus on the whole player; teaching skills they need for both on and off the court to be a better athlete. This clinic will include focus…

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Wednesdays in the Park - Willington's Summer Concert Series 2018

Wednesdays in the Park - Willington's Summer Concert Series is back for another year!!Willington's Summer Concert Series is back for another year and we have a FANTASTIC line-up scheduled for you!! Schedule:Wednesday, July 11, 2018Comfort…

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Swim Instructors and Lifeguards Wanted!

Willington Parks & Recreation is hiring seasonal Swim Instructors and Lifeguards at Hall's Pond! All Swim Instructors must be 18 years or older and WSI (Water Safety Instructor) Certified, Lifeguard Certified, CPR and First Aid Certified All…

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A Day on your Own in NYC Lower Manhattan

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Golf Clinics 2018 at Skungamaug River Golf Course

Skungamaug River Golf Clinics Several Clinics will be offered from May through September at Skungamaug River Golf Course! May 1,8 15,22 5-6:00 p.m. Co-Ed ClinicMay 31, June 7,14, 21 6-7:00 p.m. Ladies ClinicJuly 5,12,19 & 26 5-6:00 p.m. Youth…

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Bus Trip to Washington D.C. Cherry Blossom Festival 2018

Is the famous Washington D.C. Cherry Blossom Festival on your bucket list of things to see?Well, it's time to check it off of your list - WPRD is offering a 3-day / 2-night trip to Washington D.C. this Spring!!Willington Parks and Recreation…

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Registration Opne for High School Recreation Basketball from November 13, 2017

High School Recreation Basketball Registration opens on Monday, November 13th for residents and Monday, November 20th for non-residents. Ten players MAX per team and is based on a first come first serve basis. We currently have 3 coaches in place.…

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Registration for WPRDs Youth Basketball 2017 - 2018

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Willington Parks and Recreation's Lakes Region Youth Basketball 2017-2018

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Adult Basketball Begins September 10, 2017

Fee: $65.00 for Willington Residents and $75.00 for Non-residents Registration Registration is open for Willington Residents from August 21st through September 4th, 2017. After September 4,h, the program is open to adults from area towns and…

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Willington Parks and Recreation Department News - August 18, 2017

Willington Parks and Recreation Adult Over 30 Basketball Program:Program Information:Fee: S65.00 for Willington Residents and $75.00 for Non-residentsRegistration:Registration is open for Willington Residents from August 21s' through September 4th.…

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Bronx Zoo Trip

The Bronx Zoo is one of the premier zoos in the country and is home to more than 4000 animal species. Your total experience ticket gives you access to the exhibits, attractions and special rides! You will want to experience the Zoo Shuttle, the…

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Swim Instructors and Lifeguards Needed

Nzuri Hair Care and Wellness Announces Partnership with Actress Torrei HartWillington Parks & Recreation is hiring seasonal Swim Instructors and Lifeguards at Hall's Pond! All Swim Instructors must be 18 years or older and W5I (Water Safety…

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A Day on Your Own in New York City's Lower Manhattan

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Willington Parks and Recreation 2016-2017 Youth Basketball

Instructional League: Grades 1 and 2 (Registrations accepted until 12/2)Sessions begin Saturday 12/3 and continue through 2/4. 8:00 am - 9:00 am (no session on 12/24 and 12/31)Grades 3-8: Games are played on Saturdays beginning 12/3 (no games 12/24…

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Volunteer Coaches Needed!!

Do you want to help your community? Are you passionate about supporting kids and enhancing their lives?If so, the Willington Parks & Recreation Department needs YOU!We are looking for volunteers to coach and assist with our upcoming 2016/2017…

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Recreation Commission Meeting Agenda of August 29, 2016

Old Business:- Progress of RRAC projects including CIP funded irrigation project and the CIP partially funded exercise stations.- Discuss the review made by each WPRC member of the [4] fields and waterfront.Review RRAC upgrades to be completed by LL…

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Registration Begins for Adult Over 30 Basketball Program

Willington Parks and Recreation Adult Over 30 Basketball ProgramProgram Information:Fee: S65.00 for Willington Residents and $75.00 for Non-residentsRegistration:Registration is open for Willington Residents from August 22nd through September 5tn.…

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Willington Parks and Recreation Department's Volleyball Adult Co-Ed

The new season begins September 1st!This program runs year round on Monday and Thursday Nights from 7:30 p.m. -9:30 p.m. (time subject to change during basketball season) at Hall Memorial Gym, 111 River Road. Registration is accepted at the…

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WPRD Offers Swimming Lessons At Hall's Pond

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Willington Recreation Summer Basketball Schedule 2016

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2016 Summer Concerts at River Road Complex

July 6, 2016:1220: A Versatile combination of classic and top 40 rock hits along with orginal music.July 13, 2016:Dave Tharp: Playing an electric mix of acoustic favorites. Want to join in? Dave will provide an extra mic for Karaoke!July 20,…

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WPRD Presents A Day On Your Own In Newport, Ri

A DAY ON YOUR OWN IN NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND:Newport is most famous for their exquisite mansions which display the elegant social life and times from the gilded age. The downtown waterfront harbor area has an abundance of shops, restaurants, trolleys,…

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Willington Parks and Recreation 2015-2016 Boys High School Basketball Information

Willington Parks and Recreation 2015-2016 Boys High School Basketball InformationRegistration begins 11/23 for residents and 11/30 for nonresidentsAbout the League:Teams will consist of players in grades 9-10 (JV) and 11-12 (Varsity) 10 players max…

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Willington Parks and Recreation Fall Bus Trips!

· Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular, Sat., November 14th – registration deadline November 1Let this classic, amazing show be one of the highlights of your holiday season!We were able to reserve great seats this year, at a discounted…

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Willington Recreation Golf Lessons 2015 Schedule

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Willington Parks and Recreation Upcoming Bus Trips

These trips are being offered in Mansfield, Ashford, Coventry, Ellington, Tolland, and Willington. If you live in any of those towns, please register in their Parks and Recreation department. Everyone else is welcome to register with the town…

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New Session of Beginner and Open Fencing Begins January 4th!!!!

Foil FencingThe Willington Parks and Recreation Department will be offering a beginner course in modern foil fencing (not theatrical fencing). This session will have 12 classes and is available to male and females from age 9 to adult. This course is…

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New Session of Fencing Begins September 14th, 2013!!

FENCING-BEGINNER AND OPENModern fencing is an amateur sport consisting of three weapons; foil, saber and epee. Fencing can be enjoyed by men and women of all ages at many levels; from a recreational pastime to National and International…

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Willington Recreation Golf Lessons 2013 Schedule

Willington Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer golf lessons at Skungamaug River Golf Course in Coventry. Instructor: Rick Nelson, PGA ProfessionalTeaching the game of golf has long been a tradition at Skungamaug River Golf Club. Whether you are…

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Ladies Golf Lessons Begin August 6th - Register by July 29th!

Willington Recreation Golf Lessons 2013 ScheduleWillington Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer golf lessons at Skungamaug River Golf Course in Coventry. Instructor: Rick Nelson, PGA Professional Teaching the game of golf has long been a…

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Willington Recreation Golf Lessons 2013 Schedule

Willington Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer golf lessons at Skungamaug River Golf Course in Coventry. Instructor: Rick Nelson, PGA ProfessionalTeaching the game of golf has long been a tradition at Skungamaug River Golf Club. Whether you are…

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Willington Recreation Golf Lessons 2013 Schedule

Willington Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer golf lessons at Skungamaug River Golf Course in Coventry.  Instructor:  Rick Nelson, PGA ProfessionalTeaching the game of golf has long been a tradition at Skungamaug River Golf Club.…

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A Day on Your Own to New York City! Only 3 Seats Left!

A Day in New York City(Lower Manhattan Version)Enjoy a day in the “Big Apple” with friends and family.Bus will drop-off at Battery Park (Statue of Liberty), South Street Seaport, and the 911 Memorial.~ There will be one pick up…

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Willington Parks And Recreation Is Hosting A Safe Boating And Personal Watercraft Course

Instructor: Professional Marine EducationConnecticut Safe Boating and Personal Watercraft Course.This single session, 8-hour course, taught by Professional Marine Education, provides a certificate of completion as partial fulfillment of the…

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Zumba Classes Begin January 8th, 2013

Zumba fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Our goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, to get hooked. Zumba(r) Fanatics achieve…

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Zumba Begins October 2nd, 2012!!!

Dates: Tuesdays beginning October 2nd, 2012Times: 7:00PM-8:00PMInstructor: Lori Hurtsy   MIN 8 MAX 40Location: Center SchoolFee: $45.00 residents/$50.00 non-residents6 week session, drop ins $10.00Dates: Thursdays beginning October 4th,…

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WPRD Adult Volleyball Program 2012

Come play Adult Co-ed Volleyball at Hall Memorial School gymnasium.The program is available to all individuals ages 18 and out of high school.USVBA rules are followed and mastery of skills is encouraged. Space is limited to 21 players per night.The…

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Willington Parks and Recreation Adult Over 30 Basketball Program

Program InformationFee:  $60.00 for Willington Residents and $70.00 for Non-residentsRegistrationRegistration is open for Willington Residents from September 1-15.After September 15th the program is open to adults from area towns and…

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Zumba is Back!

Zumba fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easy-to-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Our goal is simple: We want you to want to work out, to love working out, to get hooked. Zumba(r) Fanatics achieve…

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WPRD Big E Bus Trip

Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2012Registration ends September 5thDepart: 9 am, Bus will leave the commuter lot at exit 68 in Tolland next to the Dunkin Donuts.Return: approx. 7:00 pmCost & Info: $40.00 residents; $50.00 non-residents per person…

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Karate Program

Traditional Shaolin Kempo Karate and JuJitsu for all ages starting at 3 years old presented by Shaolin Kempo Martial Arts. Shaolin Kempo Martial Kempo Martial Arts was~awarded the National Marital Arts School of the Year in 2008 and 2011.~~Sensei…

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Willington Recreation Golf Lessons 2012 Schedule

Willington Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer golf lessons at Skungamaug River Golf Course in Coventry.  Instructor:  Rick Nelson, PGA ProfessionalTeaching the game of golf has long been a tradition at Skungamaug River Golf Club.…

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Safe Kids Day Camp 2012

For Incoming Kindergartners through Incoming 3rd Graders  (Residency not required)We can help get your youngsters prepared to enter/re-enter school this fall while providing fun instruction of both basic and more advanced safety concepts. Each…

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