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Recreation in Milo and Brownville

June 02, 2009 - TRC

Summer Recreation Departments' Programs for your summer fun !

YMCA Swimming - Milo Rec. has partnered with the PC YMCA to offer swimming lessons for our youth.
Wednesdays from 9:00 am - 10:00 am at the Dover YMCA.
A bus will be leaving the PVHS lower Parking lot at 8:30 am.
To sign up please call Milo Rec. at 943-7326 or Dover YMCA at 564-7111
$30.00 registration fee for a 8 week camp.
Please call Milo Rec. for more information.

Fishing Camps - Fishing Camps are offered as a means to provide campers with an opportunity to fish in a safe and controlled setting that allows for the fisherman to learn to essentials of fishing.
Fishing Dates: July 3rd & July 23rd
Time and Place: 9:00 am -11:00 am at the Milo Public Boat Landing in Veterans Memorial Park.

Horse Riding Camp
Where: Stone Ridge Stable, Atkinson
When:  July 6-9
            July 14-17
Time: 9:00 am  - 4:00 pm
Cost:  $60 a day or $200 for full camp
Contact Stacia Russell before the June 29th registration cut off date.

Basketball Camps
When:     From Monday June 16th to Friday July 10th
Where:    Penquis Valley High School
Who:       For boys grades 8-12
Registration: Through the Milo Rec. Dept. at the Milo Town Hall.
Registration can also be made directly to Coach Hamlin at PVHS.
Registration should be done before the close of school in June

Grades 9-12
Girls will play according to the schedule passed out by Coach Russell

Co-ed Youth Camps
When :  Monday through Thursday
            June 22- June 25
            June 29- July 2
            July 6- July 9
Where:   Penquis Valley High School / Brownville Elementary School
Who:      Grades 3-8
Grades 3-5 ~~~ 8:30 - 10:00am
Grades 6-8 ~~~10:15 - 11:45am
Program Fee: There will be instruction at a cost of $65.00 for the program.
PVHS Girls Coach, Walley Russell will head the camp for the summer.
Each Camper will be provided with a Basketball and T-Shirt with the camper name on it.
Prizes will be given daily for Player of the Day and Shooting Games.

Kin-da Camps
When:     June 22-26
Where:    Milo Elementary School
Who:       Pre-K- 2 grade
               Pre-K- K ~~~ 1:00 -2:00 pm
               Grade 1-2 ~~~ 2:15- 3:15 pm
Cost will be $25.00 per player, including a T-shirt with name, photo, basketball and prizes

Summer Baseball

Tee Ball
When:  Thursday  6/30 to Thursday 7/23
From:    9:00 am -10:00 am
Where:  Harris Field
Who:     Open to ages 3-5 boys and girls
This is a chance for kids to learn the basics of baseball, while having fun outside.
Sign-Ups will be on the first day of practice.

Farm League
When:   Thursday 6/30 to Thursday 7/23
From:    10:00 am - 11:00 am
Where:  Harris Field
Who:     Open to ages 6-8 boys and girls
This is a chance for kids to expand on the basics of baseball, while having fun outside.
Sign-Ups will be on the first day of practice.
Little League
Sign-Up sheets have been passed out to all elementary schools and are available at both the Milo and Brownville Rec. Dept.
Teams will be picked and it is up to the coaches to contact and schedule practice times, game times are placed on the schedules passed out to the coaches. Players need to be equipped.
Travel Little League   (Already in session),
Come down and enjoy the sights and sounds of the games.
Tennis Camps
Ages 4-9
When: Starting Wednesday , 6/17 - Thursday,  7/23
Where: Harris Field Tennis Courts
Who:    Boys and Girls between the ages of 4-9
Time:   Wednesday & Thursday,  3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Ages 10-14
When:    Tuesday & Thursday,   7/7- 7/23   
From:     First Day 10:00 -11:45 am
Beginners ~~~ 10:00 am -11:00 am
Intermediate ~~~ 11:15 am - 12:15 am
Where:   Harris Field Tennis Courts
Who:      Open to males and females ages 10-14
Campers need tennis racket and shoes, 
Round Robin Tournament on 7/23
Contact: Bob and Mary Lou @ 943-3267 or 965-9721   
or Milo Rec. @ 943- 7326

Summer Soccer

Summer Soccer Camp
Grades K-7 (for the 09-10 school year)
When:  August 3 - 7th
Where: Harris Field
Who: Open to grades K - 7 (sessions TBA later)
Questions ?  Please Contact Jason Mills at 943-7981 or Chris Cowing at 943-5714

Boys H.S. Summer Soccer
Boys entering grades 8-12 for 2009-2010 school year will have soccer in the evenings.
There is no cost and adults are welcome to play with this age group as well.
A calendar will be passed out to people playing later on.
Questions ? Please contact Jason Mills at 943-7981 or 478-3249

Girls Summer Soccer
Girls entering grades 8-12 for the 2009-2010 school year
Schedules will be available thru Teri Morrill
Questions ? Contact Teri at 943-6334

Summer Golf Lessons

Summer Golf Camp
A chance for Beginners and Intermediate Players to expand upon the knowledge and love of the game of Golf.
$20.00 per child for the one week camp
Starting on July 27th -  July 31st
Grades K-3 ~~~ 9:00 am -10:00 am
Grades 4-6 ~~~10:15 am - 11:15 am
Grades 7-12 ~~~ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Clubs can be provided/ Personal clubs are preferred.

Adult Lessons - will be offered on a one-one basis.
Contact Jeremy Bousquet at 943-7326 to sign-up for lessons and for lesson rates.

NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.