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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 Boys and Girls Basketball

Little Spartans Basketball Schedule.

5-6-7 Years Old will be at HPR @ 10:00 AM

8-9-10 Years Old will be at WT Chipman Middle School @ 12:00 PM

11+ Years Old will be at WT Chipman Middle School @ 1:00 PM

The FINAL DAY is February 16th. Please come 15 minutes early.

 

 


Spring Soccer

Registration for Spring Soccer begins on January 2, 2019.  We offer tot soccer ages 2 & 3 years old through the U12 age division.  You can stop by the office during business hours any day until the deadline, (February 22nd), or print a registration form from our website and mail it in with payment.  Cost:  $65 for the first player in the family, $55 for the second player in the family and $45 for each additional player in the family.  Tot soccer is $40.  No requests will be taken for the U10 and U12 divisions in order to try and maintain fair and equal play.  Any requests in the younger age divisions  are on a first come first serve basis.  PLEASE NOTE requests are not a guarantee.


Youth Indoor Field Hockey

Registration begins on January 2, 2019.  This is an instructional program for grades k - 5 to be held at the recreation center during the month of March on Thursday evenings @ 6 PM.


Cheernastics

Registrations will be accepted from January 2, 2019 through March 29th or classes fill, whichever comes first.  This program is for children ages 6 to 15 years old.  Classes will begin in April and end in 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 for tumbling & Gymnastics will be from January 2, 2019 through March 29th, or classes fill, whichever comes first.  This program is for children ages 4 to 9 years old and is limited to the first 30 registered participants.  Classes begin in April and end in June. Classes will teach the proper techniques in tumbling, jumps, and motions.  The cost is $60.


Golf Tournament

The Annual HPR Golf Tournament is scheduled for Friday, May 17, 2019.  Registrations open on January 2, 2019 for foursomes.  Registrations are limited to 25 teams.  The tournament will be held at Jonathan's Landing Golf Course in Magnolia, Delaware.  The cost is $300.00 per foursome, ($80.00 for an individual), and the deadline for entry is May 10, 2019.  Fee includes golf cart, open range and luncheon.  Awards, prizes and lunch will take place after play.  For more information or to register, please contact Bill Falasco at the office at 398-7975.


Heritage Day

This year Heritage Day will be on Saturday, August 24, 2019.  Monthly meetings will be held the first Wednesday of every month at 5:30PM at the recreation center.  Everyone is welcome to attend. We are happy to entertain any new ideas.

All registration forms and information are found under the REGISTRATION INFORMATION.


Group Training/Adult Fitness

Small Group Training offers a unique opportunity to explore a new dimension of fitness by merging group fitness with personal training.  Sessions combine flexibility and strength conditioning with guidance from a fitness professional.  Program will be held at HPR on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.  FEE:  $80 for 16 sessions with a Personal Trainer. Next session begins on Tuesday, January 22, 2019.

 


Yoga

YOGA in Harrington!  Yoga is for anybody ~ in any body, at Harrington Parks & Recreation.  Classes are held on Saturday mornings at HPR from 9:00-10:30AM.  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.

We have added additional evening YOGA classes!!  Evening classes will be Mondays from 6-7PM and Wednesdays from 4:30-5:30PM.


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.


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!!!!