Rec Notes: Zumba, camps and more
The Shelton Parks and Recreation Department offers classes at the Community Center, 41 Church Street. Pre-register in person; cash or check. Information: 203-925-8422.
Zumba — Free class Monday, July 8, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Happy Hoopin’ — For ages 6–10, Thursdays, 6-5 p.m., starting July 11, eight weeks, $45.
Zumba Gold — Thursdays, 6-7 p.m., beginning July 11, eight weeks, $45.
Zumba — Thursdays, 7:30-8:30 p.m., starting July 11, eight weeks, $45.
Pilates — Saturdays, 8-9 a.m. starting July 13, eight weeks, $45.
Stretch & Tone — Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., starting July 15, eight weeks, $45. No class Aug. 7 or Sept. 2.
Coed Volleyball Camp — For all levels of players in grades 5-8. Runs July 15-19, 9:30-12 p.m. at the Shelton Intermediate School, $150. Register at the Shelton Community Center. Tom Czaplinski of Blockheads Volleyball will instruct; www.Blockheadsvolleyball.com.
Adult & Youth Tennis Lessons — Cost $80 per session, held at Shelton High School tennis courts. Session 1: July 8-18; Session 2: July 22-Aug. 1. Munchkin tennis (for those entering kindergarten and first grade), 2-2:45 p.m.; youth tennis (for those entering grades 2- 5), 3-4 p.m.; junior-adults tennis (those entering grades 6–12 and adults, 4-5 p.m.
Pilates — Thursdays, 7:15–8:15 p.m., July 18, eight weeks, $45.Zumba — Mondays, 7:30-8:30 p.m., starting July 22, eight weeks, $45. No class Sept. 2.
Pilates — Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., starting July 24, eight weeks, $45.
Sport conditioning camp
Shelton Sport Conditioning Camp starts week of July 2, and ends August 15. Held Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. For male and female athletes of any sport from incoming grades 9 to 12, held at SHS athletic field and weight room. No program July 4.
Girls conditioning — 7:30-9 a.m., $115.
Boys conditioning — 9-10:30 a.m., $115.
Cheerleader/dance conditioning — 10:30-11:30 a.m., $90.
Boy’s lacrosse camp
A boy’s lacrosse camp for those entering grades two through eight will be July 8-11, 8 to 11:30 a.m., at the SHS turf field. Friday will be used as a makeup day if needed.
Cost is $100 for residents and $125 for non-residents. Matt Read, Shelton High boy’s varsity head coach, will be the director of the camp.
Fundamentals and proper techniques covering all aspects of the game will be covered. Those attending are responsible for their own equipment including stick, gloves, mouth guard, helmet, arm and shoulder pads and cup.
A co-ed ‘Mat Time’ Wrestling Camp for ages 6 to 18 years-old at Shelton High School, 120 Meadow Street, Monday through Thursday July 8-11.
There will be morning and afternoon sessions with the option to attend both; times: 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 12-3 p.m. Tuition is $95 per session or $175 for both. Registration forms are available at the Community Center or Blanchettes Sporting Goods and must be returned to the parks and recreation department. The camp director is Bill Maloney, 203-926-2000, firstname.lastname@example.org. He will be assisted by Western New England College Head Coach Ted Banks.