Harrington Parks & Recreation Department Procedure
*All accounts and registration fees from past or current programs must be in good standing in order to register for a new program.
*All fees are non-refundable.
*If any registrations are accepted after the deadline, there will be a $10 late fee per participant applied. This applies to all programs.
Monday ~ Thursday
114 East Liberty St
Harrington, DE 19952
**When visiting the Recreation Center, please do not park in front of the open gate. This blocks cars in and out of the parking lot.
Christmas Tree Lighting and Caroling
This years Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at the Norman Barlow Pavilion on Tuesday, November 29th at 6pm. Local choruses from area schools will be on hand to welcome in the holiday season. Hot chocolate and cookies will be served. Rain date will be Wednesday, November 30th at 6pm.
Harrington Christmas Parade
This years theme is "A DISNEY CHRISTMAS". The Christmas Parade will be held on Friday, December 2nd at 7pm. Rain date will be on Saturday, December 3rd at 7pm. Registration forms for the parade are located on the menu under Registration Forms.
Little Spartans Basketball
This program is for boys ages 5-12 years old. Sessions will be held on Saturdays at the Rec Center and WT Chipman beginning December 10th. Fee: $55.00. Forms can be located under "Registration Forms" listed in the menu at the left side of this screen.
Mat Ratz Wrestling
This is an instructional program for children ages 5-12. This program will begin on Thursday, November 17th. It will run every Thursday, (except on Holidays), from 6:15-7:30PM until February 9, 2017. Fee: $60.00.
T'ai Chi (Yang Short Form, Beginner)
Class is held on Tuesdays from 10-11AM at the Harrington Parks and Recreation Department. Instructor, Spike Adams. The class, through the use of slow focused movements, will help increase physical balance and coordination, lower blood pressure, relieve stress and improve circulation. Cost: 6 week class is $40.
YOGA in Harrington! Yoga is for anybody ~ in any body, at Harrington Parks & Recreation. Classes are held on Saturday mornings at HPR from 8:30-10AM. Bring a towel, water bottle and a yoga mat. The yoga we offer is accessible by all types of people from the young to the elderly. Whether you are in shape or looking to get healthier, yoga has a benefit for you. Walk in $5 or 6 sessions $25. Please contact HPR if you would like to participate.
Ladies Fit Class
These classes are held on Thursdays at 6:30PM and Saturday mornings from 10-11AM. They run through Saturday, November 19th at HPR. These classes are designed to work a woman's body in a fun way. Learn new dance steps and forget it all at the same time! Cost per class is $5.
Pop Warner Football Schedule
MIGHTY MITE AND JR PEE WEE FOOTBALL SCHEDULE for 2016.
Mighty Mite games begin @ 9:00am / Jr Pee Wee games begin @ 11:00am
Sept 3, 2016 Home Woodbridge
Sept 10, 2016 Away Delmar
Sept 17, 2016 Home Dover 1
Sept 24, 2016 Away Milford
Oct 1, 2016 BYE WEEK
Oct 8, 2016 Away Smyrna
Oct 15, 2016 Home Laurel
Oct 22, 2016 Away Eastern Shore Gators
Oct 30, 2016 Home Berlin (SUNDAY GAME)
Beyond the Movement Dance
This is a 10 month program with a recital at the end of the program year. Classes are held weekly at our dance studio. This is an instructional program that places emphasis on the art of dance and the whimsy of childhood. The dance program not only focuses on the technical aspect of dance but the personal growth of our dancers as well.
Classes offered are: Monday~Intermediate to Ballet, Beginner Ballet, Musical Theater. Tuesday~Intro to Ballet & Tap 1, Intermediate Hip-Hop, Tap1. Wednesday~Creative Movement for Tots, Intro Ballet/Tap2, and Jazz.. Thursday~Intermediate Ballet, Pre~Point Ballet, Teen~Adult Ballet and Teen~Adult Jazz.
One time Registration Fee $40.00, ($15.00 + $25.00 Costume Deposit).
Creative Movement for Tots ~ $45.00 per month.
Intermediate Ballet, (2 night classes per week), $80.00 per month. *Add Pre~Point $100.00 per month.
1 Regular Class ~ $55.00 per month.
2 Classes ~ $90.00 per month. ($110.00 if one of the classes is Intermediate Ballet).
3 Classes ~ $120.00 per month. ($140.00 if one of the classes is Intermediate Ballet).
4 Classes ~ $140.00 per month. ($160.00 if one of the classes is Intermediate Ballet).
The Harrington Parks & Recreation Center will be open for any adult wishing to get out of the elements and walk. Treadmills, Nautilus Machines, exercise bikes and elipticals are available for use also. Adults will be able to use the center Monday through Friday while we are open. All participants must be 18 years of age or older and sign a registration form and provide valid ID before using fitness room or gym. Registration for the fitness program is $50/person and $75/couple annually. If you have any questions please call our office at 398-7975.
Pop Warner Football and Cheer Meetings
The monthly Executive Board Meeting for Pop Warner Football and Cheer will be at 6:oopm, on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, at the Rec center. Meetings will be open to the public after the executive session around 6:30pm. Everyone is welcome to attend if they wish.
HELP THE First State Animal Center & SPCA AT HPR!!!
The Harrington Parks and Recreation Center is helping the First State Animal Center & SPCA by collecting items on their wish list. The First State Animal Center & SPCA struggles to keep up with the flow of animals, attempting to provide for their health needs and physical comfort. In order to assist the animals at this time, they are asking for your help.
Please consider helping in whatever capacity you are able. The staff, volunteers and animals will love you for it. Remember, together we can create miracles.
For information on volunteering or becoming a foster family please call the shelter at 302-698-3006. For information on adopting a new pet, please visit the animals at the shelter, 32 Shelter Circle, Camden, DE. “They” will direct you from there…..
Parrot Food/Toys, Rubbing Alcohol, Dish Liquid, Bleach, Detergent, Paper Towels, Blankets, Cloth Towels, Rabbit Hay & Food, XL Trash Bags, CatScratch Boards, Cat/Dog Toys, Cotton Balls, Ferret Food/Toys, Leashes/Collars, Hand Soap, Dog/Cat Treats, Kitty Litter, Kiddie Pools
You can drop off any of the items listed on the wish list in the collection box at the Recreation Center.
Thank you for your help!!!!
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