The Pagosa Springs Recreation Department is offering youth tennis instruction this summer, thanks again to cooperation on behalf of Wyndham Resorts.
The program, which is in its fifth year, is open to youth ages 8-13. The program will consist of two monthly sessions, one in June and one in July, and will be conducted at the Wyndham tennis courts. The tentative plan is to have players ages 8-10 meet Mondays and Thursdays 1 p.m.-2 p.m.; players ages 11-12 will meet Mondays and Thursdays 2 p.m.-3 p.m., and 13-year-olds will meet Wednesdays 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
Registrations are available at the recreation office and will be accepted through June 1 for the June session. Registrations are also available through a link on the recreation department page at www.townofpagosasprings.com.
Cost to participate is $30 per monthly session. Participants must have no marking-soled athletic or tennis shoes. The recreation department may have some racquets available, but participants are encouraged to purchase and use their own equipment.
For more information, call Dale Schwicker, program instructor, at 903-3119 or the recreation office at 264-4151, Ext. 232.
The Pagosa Springs Recreation Department is accepting team registrations for the 2012 adult men’s and coed softball leagues through June 4.
Registration forms are available at the department office, which is located upstairs in Town Hall. Anyone who is 16 years of age or older is eligible to participate in the leagues. Team registration fees are $250, plus a $30 fee per player. Checks and money orders should be made payable to the Town of Pagosa Springs.
The leagues are tentatively scheduled to begin in mid-June. For more information call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.
Rosters for the coach-pitch division have been finalized and rosters for the 9-12 division are pending.
On a related note, there is still a need for at least one coach in the 9-12 division; anyone interested in becoming a coach should call the recreation office at 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.
Games in all divisions are tentatively scheduled to begin in early June; the season will run through early July.
Tee-ball schedules are available at the recreation office and have also been posted on the recreation department page at www.townofpagosasprings.com.
Games will not be canceled due to cold weather, so parents are reminded to dress children accordingly. Games will be canceled due to rain or poor field conditions caused by heavy rain or snow.
For more information regarding this year’s tee-ball season, call the recreation office 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.
General information concerning the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department can be obtained by calling the Pagosa Springs Sports Hotline at 264-4151, Ext. 301, or logging on to townofpagosasprings.com and going to the parks and recreation link.
All schedules and upcoming events are updated on a regular basis. For any questions, concerns or additional information about any of the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department adult or youth sports programs, call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.