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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.


Office Hours

Monday ~ Thursday
8am~4pm
Friday
8am~Noon
114 East Liberty St
Harrington, DE 19952
phone 302-398-7975
fax 302-398-7945
**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.


REGISTRATION FORMS

To print out a registration form click on "Pages" located at the top of the screen and open the registration form.


Little Spartans Basketball

LITTLE SPARTANS BASKETBALL will end on the 24th

Ages 5 - 6 - 7  @ 10:00AM***AT THE RECREATION CENTER

Age  8 - 10  @  12:00PM***AT WT CHIPMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL

Ages 11 - 12  @1:00PM***AT WT CHIPMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL

LITTLE CAESAR FUNDRAISER KITS can be picked up on Thursday, February 22nd after 12:30pm.



Youth Indoor Hockey

Registrations are being accepted from Jan 2nd through the end of Feb.  This is an instructional program for K - 5th grades to be held at the recreation center during the month of MARCH on Tuesday evenings.  Cost:  $50.


Cheernastics

Registrations are being accepted from January 2nd through March 31st, or until classes are filled whichever comes first.  This program is for children ages 6-15 years old.  Classes will begin in April and end the beginning of June.  These classes focus on instruction of different types of jumps and tumbles of cheer as well as safety and motions of cheer and dance.  Cheernastics will also cover techniques with stunting, basing, and flying. The cost is $75.


Basic Tumbling & Gymnastics

Registrations will be taken from Jan 2nd through March 31st, or until class is filled.  This program is for children ages 4-9 years old and is limited to the first 30 registered participants.  Classes begin in April and end in June.  This class will teach the proper techniques in tumbling, jumps and motions.  All classes are held at the recreation center.  The cost:  $60.


Golf Tournament

Harrington Parks & Recreation Annual Golf Tournament will be on Fri, May 18th at Jonathan's Landing Golf Course in Magnolia, DE..  Registrations are now being accepted for foursomes for that day.  Registrations are limited to the first 25 teams.  The cost is $300 per foursome, ($80 for an individual), and the deadline for entry is May 11, 2018.  The fee includes golf, cart, open range and luncheon.  Awards, prizes and luncheon will take place after play.  For more information or to register, please contact Bill Falasco at the office at 398-7975.

Jonathan's Landing Golf Course


American Legion Breakfast

Come out and join Harrington Parks & Recreation Department at the American Legion for an ALL YOU CAN EAT breakfast on Sunday, February 25th from 8 - 11am.  Adult tickets are $7.00.


Pop Warner Football and Cheer Meetings

The monthly Executive Board Meeting for Pop Warner Football and Cheer will be at 6:00pm, 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.

Harrington Little Spartans Football and Cheer Signups will be held on Saturday, March 24th from 9:00AM-12:00PM and on Wednesday, March 28th from 5:30PM-7:30PM at Harrington Parks and Recreation, 114 E. Liberty Street, Harrington.

A non-refundable deposit of $55 per registered child must be made at the time of signups.  Checks must be made out to Harrington Little Spartans.

You must bring a wallet size picture from the shoulders up and a copy of each child's birth certificate.  All other paperwork that needs to be filled out will be available at signups.


Heritage Day

HERITAGE DAY - ALL MEETINGS WILL BE HELD THE FIRST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH AT 6PM AT HPR.

Harrington Heritage Day is Saturday, August 25th. Vendor registrations will be accepted after January 2, 2018.  Spaces are open to craft and food vendors and information booths.  Space is extremely limited and early registration is strongly suggested.  Start making plans now to attend Heritage Day and see the many exhibitors and vendors that we have lined up.  Harrington Parks & Recreation welcomes all new ideas in an effort to make this event better.  Please contact our office at 302-398-7975 with any questions.


Yoga

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

LADIES FIT CLASSES are on Mondays at 7pm and Wednesdays at 7:15pm, Classes TBA. 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 $5.00.


Adult Fitness

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.


Beyond the Movement Dance

This is a 10 month 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 will begin in January.

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).


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…..

Wish List

 

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!!!!