Recreation News: K.I.D.S. Day Camp set to kick off in June


    By Darren Lewis
    SUN Columnist

    Looking for something fun for your child to do this summer? The Town of Pagosa Springs Ross Aragon Community Center Parks and Recreation Department is happy to announce the K.I.D.S. Day Camp is returning. 

    K.I.D.S. Day Camp is open to children ages 5-12. The program will start on June 7 and run through Aug. 6. It will be offered Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Friday 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Activities scheduled for each day will start at 9 a.m. and will end at 4 p.m. 

    All children who are registered for the week must be signed in and dropped off no later than 9 a.m., no exceptions. Applications for this program is currently open. 

    Program fees are: $85 per child per week, $25 per child per drop-in (upon availability), and there is a onetime application fee of $15 per child. Multiple child discounts are also available. Weekly registrations are required. 

    For more information about this program, please call us at the Community Center: (970) 264-4152, ext. 532 or visit the Town of Pagosa Springs website. 

    Youth baseball
    registration ages 6-12

    The Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration for youth baseball for the following divisions: Coach Pitch ages 6-8, Machine Pitch ages 9-10 and Machine Pitch 11-12. Registrations will be accepted online or at the Community Center through May 7. The cost is $35 child, which includes hat and team jersey. Practice will start in May and games begin in June. Please feel free to call the Recreation Department with questions, (970) 264-4151. ext. 232.

    Adult softball registration

    The Parks and Recreation Department is also accepting team registrations for the 2021 adult men’s and coed softball leagues through May 28. 

    Registration forms are available at the Recreation Department, which is located at the Community Center. Anyone who is 16 years of age or older is eligible to participate in the leagues. Team registration fees are $250, plus a $20 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 (970) 264-4151, ext. 232.