PARKS and REC NEWS

Winterfest at Shelburne Farms, Saturday, Jan. 21, 12-3pm Bring the family to enjoy indoor and outdoor winter activities like sledding, horse-drawn rides, an outdoor climbing wall, crafts, music, delicious food, and more during this annual free event.

Me & My Guy Valentine Dance, ​Friday, Feb. 10, 6:30-8:30pm Tickets are on sale now at the Recreation Office. This special event is for girls in grades K-5 and their special adult guy (dad, uncle, grandfather, neighbor, etc.) in the Town Gym. Come enjoy a fun evening together including a photo booth, treats, music, and dancing. Ticket prices are $20 per couple and $5 per additional person. Check or cash only.

Softball Clinics The Shelburne Little League Softball Committee will be holding free pitching clinics for softball players league ages 8 to 12 in Jan. and Feb. to give players a chance for extra pitching practice and one-on-one instruction prior to the start of the 2017 season. League age is defined as a player’s age as of Dec. 31, 2016. Clinics are open to all skill levels. Players can choose from 8 time slots in Jan. and Feb. For more information or to sign up, send your reservation request to Lisa O’Day at odayvt@gmail.com.

Gardening 101 with Charlotte Albers Learn the basics about smart gardening with horticulturalist Charlotte Albers, a Shelburne landscape professional who designed the gardens at the Pierson Library. There will be handouts with each class and a private garden tour following the workshop, date to be determined. Each class will cover a specific topic. Pre-registration is required.
​The registration deadline is Jan.18. Classes will be held on Wednesdays, Jan. 25, Feb.1, 15, and 22 from 6:30-8pm for $50 (includes all 4 sessions). PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DATES. This class will be held at the Town Center Activity Room.
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Free Senior Walking Program ​Stay active and healthy during the icy and cold winter months by walking in a safe and warm environment. Please bring a pair of clean, dry, soft-soled shoes with you and change before entering the gym. No registration is required. Shelburne residents only. **Monday-Friday, 9-11am through March 31. **Schedule is subject to change. Call 802-985-9551 for updates. Check out our website for up-to-date program information at www.shelburnevt.org.
Enjoy Online Registration Visit our website for more information and a link to the online registration page.

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