Harrison to offer summer programs


HARRISON — Registrations for Harrison’s 2010 Fun, Friends and Fitness eight-week summer recreation program and six-week Red Cross swim program will be held on the following dates at the Harrison Town Office for resident taxpayers who reside year-round in Harrison or own a summer home:

Friday, May 21, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, May 22, from 9 to 11 a.m.

The summer program will kick off on Monday, June 21, and will come to a close on Thursday, Aug. 12. The program is for girls and boys ages 6 to 13 years old or entering grades one to seven in the fall.

The Red Cross swim program will begin Monday, June 28 and also end on Aug. 12. Lessons will be offered from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. Swim lessons are offered in two three-week sessions and are 30 minutes in length.

During registration all parents will receive a detailed schedule of fees and daily activities as well as information about special programs and events such as field trips, arts and crafts workshops, summer reading program, kayak and canoe lessons, Deertrees Theatre children’s performances, nutrition workshops, talent show, the swim across the lake and the British Challenger Soccer Camp returning to the RADR Sports Complex during the week of Aug. 9 to 13.

More detailed information regarding registration will be sent home through the mailboxes at the Harrison Elementary School. For more information, contact Paula J. Holt at 583-2241, e-mail [email protected] or stop in at the Town Office.