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3 - 6.................................. Pre-School Programs 5..........................................Mini Music Makers 7 - 9...........................................................Youth 8.................................................... Youth Center 10................................................. Youth Fitness 11...................................................Youth Sports 12....................................Classical MAT Pilates 12-13......................................................... Adult 14...................................Adult Sports & Fitness 15 - 18...........................................Adult Fitness 17.......................................................... Insanity 19 - 20.............................................. Adult Yoga 21 - 23........................... Therapeutic Recreation 22......................... TR Percussion & Drumming 23.....................................Adaptive Gymnastics 24........................................................... Seniors 25................................................. Trips & Tours 26........................................ Community Events 26.................................... Dog Park Information 27....................................Policies & Procedures

*We will be closed on Oct. 10, Nov. 11, 24, & 25

Burlington Recreation Commission Kristine Brown, Chairman David Norden Kevin Sullivan Thomas Murphy Paul Raymond

Burlington Recreation Administration

Brendan Egan, Director of Parks & Recreation Rich Cote, Superintendent of Parks Kelly Lehman, Program Coordinator

Registration Guidelines

1. For your convenience, online registration is available at www.burlingtonrecreation.org. You may also register by mail or in person at the Recreation Department. 2. If your address is not printed on your check, provide a photocopy of your driver’s license. 3. If you think the staff should be aware of any medical, physical or emotional conditions about the participant, please provide information on the registration form. 4. The only time you will hear from us is if your program is full, canceled, you get your second choice, or there is a change in day or time. If both your choices are filled, your name will be placed on the waiting list and a refund will be sent to you.

Waiting List

If your desired class is filled, you will be notified and placed on a waiting list. The Department will make every effort to accommodate those on the waiting list.

How To Register By Mail

1. Log on to burlingtonrecreation.org and print out a registration form. 2. One registration form may be used for all of your family’s registrations. 3. Fill out the registration form completely and accurately so that your family information may be entered into the computer correctly. 4. You may pay by check or money order (payable to Town of Burlington), MasterCard, or Visa. 5. Send registration form, payment, and birth certificates (if required) to: Burlington Recreation Department, Registration, Town Hall, Burlington, MA 01803

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PRE-SCHOOL

Fall Pre-school program information was listed in the Summer Program Guide. Below is the infomation for the Winter Pre-school programs. When space is available, you can register for these programs.

Discovery Pre-school

Ages 3 – 5 (toilet trained), 9 am – 12 pm Visco Building at Simonds Park, Director: Chris Allain This program was created to provide children a hands-on approach to learning and socializing. Through activities such as music, storytelling, art, science, building and dramatic play, your child will gain many new skills while making new friends. Each week, we’ll follow new themes that relate to the seasons and a child’s natural curiosity about the world. Snacks will be provided. Children must be toilet-trained. A copy of your child’s birth certificate should accompany the registration form of new participants. Participants may only register for one day. Dates No Progam Price Activity # Mondays, Jan. 9 - March 20 1/16 & 2/20 $167 (9 weeks) 253400-A Wednesdays, Jan. 4 - March 15 2/22 $184 (10 weeks) 253400-B

Discovery Kinder-Skills

Ages 4 – 5, Tuesdays, Jan. 3 - March 14 (not 2/21), 9 am - 1 pm $245 (10 weeks) Visco Building at Simonds Park, Director: Chris Allain, Activity #: 253500-A This class is designed for children who will be entering kindergarten in the fall of 2017. Using a thematic approach, our focus will be on enhancing kindergarten readiness in the areas of pre-reading, pre-writing, math and science. Activities will help develop listening skills, following directions and storytelling, as well as social and physical play skills. Healthy snacks and outside play are provided. Participants must be 4 years old by Aug. 31, 2016. *Participants must bring a peanut-free lunch.*

Pre-school Bookworms

Ages 3 – 5, 9 am – 12 pm, $184 (10 weeks) Visco Building at Simonds Park, Director: Chris Allain We all know that children are enriched by books. Stories promote cognitive, social and emotional development while building writing and reading skills. In this program, your child will become immersed in a new story each week through the use of books, flannel board, puppets, and play acting. Art, science, cooking and other literacy experiences will revolve around the chosen story and imaginations will soar. A snack will be provided for your child. Children must be toilet-trained. Participants may only register for one day. Dates No Progam Activity # Thursdays, Jan. 5 - March 16 2/23 251600-A Fridays, Jan. 6 - March 17 2/24 251600-B

Mommy & Me

Ages 2 & 3 (w/ parent), Wednesdays, Sept. 14 - Nov. 30, Function Room 2, Instructor: Marie Grinnell Calling all mommies and toddlers! Join other mommies and toddlers for a morning full of stories, arts and crafts, creative movement, songs and other special activities. Hope to see you there! Price Time Activity # 9 - 9:45 am 144500-A $76 (12 weeks) 10 - 10:45 am 144500-B

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PRE-SCHOOL Itty Bitty Sports

Ages 3 - 5, Mondays, Sept. 12 - Oct. 17, 11:15 - Noon, $60 (6 weeks) Recreation Field, Instructor: Ken Pondelli, Activity #: 171700-A Your pre-schooler will learn the fundamentals of football and soccer in a fun, learning environment focusing on your child’s development.

Little Dragons

Ages 3 – 4, $185 (13 weeks), uniform included Steve Nugent’s Institute / 207F Cambridge St., Instructors: Steve Nugent & Staff Come join the fun and explore this introductory karate program that focuses on enhancing your child’s fine and gross motor skills. Emphasis will be put on listening, memory, and attention. Children will be taught breathing, stretching, self-discipline, and coordination. Classes also cover health, nutrition, fire safety and stranger awareness. Days Dates Time Activity # Wednesdays Sept. 14 - Dec. 7 4:30 - 5 pm 170000-A Saturdays Sept. 17 - Dec. 10 9 - 9:30 am 170000-B 9:30 - 10 am 170000-C

Pro-Formance Soccer

Thursdays, Sept. 15 - Oct. 27, $75 (7 weeks) Recreation Field, Instructor: Pro-Formance Soccer Staff This is a great program introducing pre-schoolers to the game of soccer in a fun and nuturing environment. Participants will walk away with a better knowledge of the game of soccer. Ages Time Activity # 3 - 4 years 12 - 1 pm 174600-A 4 - 5 years 1 - 2 pm 174600-B

Dance, Dance, Dance

Fridays, Sept. 30 - Dec. 16 (Not 11/11 & 11/25), $65 (10 weeks) Function Room 2, Instructor: Lisa Sanchez These classes introduce a structured environment allowing children to recognize their own individuality and body mobility. Focus on coordination and rhythm is introduced in creative and imaginative ways. Students need to wear a black leotard with pink tights, ballet shoes and tap shoes. Boys may wear a white t-shirt, black sweatpants or shorts and black ballet shoes. Class Age Time Activity # Mom & Me 2-3 9:15 - 9:45 am 130000-A Pre-Ballet & Tap 3-4 10 - 10:45 am 130501-A Pre-Ballet & Tap 3-4 11 - 11:45 am 130501-B Ballet & Tap 4-5 12:30 - 1:15 pm 130511-A Ballet, Tap & Hip Hop 5-6 3:30 - 4:15 pm 130521-A

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PRE-SCHOOL Mini Music Makers

Ages 2 – 4, Fridays, Sept. 23 - Dec. 9 (not 11/11 & 11/25), $69 (10 weeks) Function Room 1, Instructor: Andrew Gentzow Come sing and play with us! You and your child will be introduced to the wonders of music through songs, free play with percussion instruments, musical circle games, rhymes and movement activities. Parents are encouraged to play with their babies and interact with other families. This class is a great investment in your child’s musical future. Time Activity #: 9:15 - 10 am 131001-A 10:15 - 11 am 131001-B

Music & More

Wednesdays, Sept. 14 - Nov. 2, $40 (8 weeks), Function Room 1, Instructor: Lisa Cline You and your child will explore the world around you through songs, movement, play and books. This class will focus on fine and gross motor development, language development and socialization through instrument play, activity songs, parachute play and more. Age Time Activity # 3 - 12 months 8:45 - 9:15 am 140400-A Walking - 24 months 9:25 - 9:55 am 140400-B

Mini Masterpieces

Ages 3 - 4, Saturdays, Sept. 24 – Nov. 5 (Not 10/8), $75 (6 weeks, materials included), 11 am - Noon Function Room 1, Instructor: Catherine Hayes, Activity #: 144601-A Does your child love art or just want to find out how much fun art can be? In this class, your child will be introduced to a variety of art mediums such as tempera paint, watercolor paint, and clay to create 2-D and 3-D mini masterpieces. Artists will also be introduced to elements of art and design that will leave them creating works of art for years to come. Please dress in old clothes.

Mommy & Me Bootcamp *NEW*

Adults with babies (0-12 months with parent / not walking), Tuesdays, Oct. 4 - Dec. 6, 8:30 – 9:30 am $45 (10 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Danielle Tran, Avtivity #: 118201-A With a new baby in the house, you’re lucky to find time to shower, let alone exercise. This class will show you how to safely integrate your baby into your everyday workouts. Your baby will love the bonding time and you’ll love the way you feel. You will gain energy, strength and make some new friends! All you need is a mat, some comfy clothes and your sweet little one. You will tone your body, improve your posture, connect with other women, and feel better about yourself.

Lil Sports

Ages 2 – 5 years, $85 (8 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Lil Sports Staff This fun, energetic program is set to music and teaches children the basics of multiple sports and activities while building teamwork, listening skills, and gross motor skills. Day Date Time Activity # 10:45 - 11:30 am 171800-A Saturdays Sept. 17 - Nov. 5 11:45 am - 12:30 pm 171800-B Tuesdays Oct. 18 - Dec. 6 10 - 10:45 am 171800-C 5

PRE-SCHOOL & K GYMNASTICS Beginner Gym

Baby Gym

(30 - 36 months) This class is great for the imagination! This class focuses on creative play while teaching new skills using gymnastics training equipment.

(3 - 14 months w/ parent) In this class babies participate in equipment based exercises, including sliding into the parachute, ball rolling action and lots of bubbles. Gymnastics equipment and props will be used to create an enjoyable atmosphere for your baby. Moms get the chance to meet new friends to share and discuss parental issues and experiences. No shoes please.

Pre-school Gym

(3 - 5 years) This class teaches beginning skills that will be useful in any sport. Focus is placed on strength and flexibility, while building balance and body awareness. Parachutes and games will also be utilized.

Toddler Tumblers

(12 - 24 months w/parent ~ proficient walker) Beginner walkers and those getting ready for some faster running steps should join our Toddler Gymnastic Program. Focus is placed on balance, working muscles, dancing and playing wth parachutes and props. No shoes please.

Kindergarten Gymnastics

(5 - 6 years) Kindergarteners will learn beginner skills in a fun way! Somersaults, cart-wheels, and back handsprings will be taught.

Gym 2’s and 3’s

Fun Gymnastics

(22 - 36 months w/parent) This class is perfect for toddlers who are ready for running, jumping, swinging, and sliding. Children will work with equipment, musical movement play, parachute time and rainbow magic ropes.

(6 - 10 years) Do you want to learn a cartwheel or perhaps something a little more daring like a back handspring? Did you ever wonder how people balance on their hands for so long? Well, we can teach you the secrets. We know the tricks! Dress in comfortable clothes. No jeans please.

Class

Ages

Time (Thursdays)

Baby Gym Toddler Tumblers Gym 2’s & 3’s Beginner Gym Pre-school Gym Kindergarten Fun Gymnastics

3 - 14 months 12 - 24 months 22 - 36 months (with parent) 30 - 36 months 3 - 5 years 5 - 6 years 6 - 10 years

11:30 - 12:10 pm 9 - 9:40 am 9:45 - 10:25 am 10:30 - 11:10 am 1 - 1:40 pm 2:30 - 3:10 pm 3:30 - 4:15 pm

**50% discount for siblings**

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Sept. 8 - Oct. 27 $101 (8 weeks) Activity # 170260-A 170260-B 170260-C 170260-D 170260-E 170260-F 170260-G

Nov. 3 - Dec. 22 (not 11/24) $89 (7 weeks) Activity # 170261-A 170261-B 170261-C 170261-D 170261-E 170261-F 170261-G

YOUTH Fencing

Ages 9 – 14, Saturdays, Sept. 17 – Nov. 5, 3 – 3:45 pm, $125 (8 weeks), Steve Nugent’s Institute / 207F Cambridge St, Instructors: Steve Nugent & Staff Activity #: 174701-A Fencing is fun for everyone. Benefits of this sport include enhanced fitness (strength, cardiovascular, balance, and flexibility), self-discipline and confidence, character and sportsmanship. These classes will introduce proper mechanics and technique and abilityspecific fencing situations and strategies. All equipment will be provided.

Youth Ceramics

Grade 3+, Mondays, Sept. 19 - Nov. 28 (Not 10/10), 3 - 5 pm, $95 (10 weeks), Ceramics Room, Instructor: Carol Collins, Activity #: 141201-A This program teaches basic techniques, allowing participants to produce beautifully finished ceramic pieces. Instruction, paints and firing are included. There are additional costs for greenware, brushes, and cleaning tools.

Bake ‘Em And Take ‘Em

Grades 1 – 6, 10 am - Noon, $25 per date, Function Room 2, Instructor: Carol Sheldon Make and decorate goodies! Come ready to create delicious treats. All materials provided. Bring a container to bring home your creations. Parent volunteers are welcome for each class. Date Theme Activity # Oct. 22 Halloween Treats 151401-A Nov. 19 Thanksgiving Treats 151401-B Dec. 17 Holiday Treats 151401-C

Art & Design Club

Ages 8 – 12, Mondays, Sept. 19 – Nov. 14 (Not 10/10), 3:45 – 5:15 pm, $84 (8 weeks), Function Room 2, Instructor: Stacy Johnston, Activity #: 143201-A The Art and Design Club gives kids who love to draw, paint, and sculpt, a place and time to be with their artist peers, to learn, imagine, and create their own unique works of art. The materials exploration will include clay, papier-mâché, adhesives, paint, ink and more, so please wear an art smock or old clothes. A $24 materials fee is due the first class.

Art and Literature for Young Artists

Ages 5 - 7, Saturdays, Sept. 24 – Nov. 5 (Not 10/8) 9 - 10:30 am, $75 (6 weeks) Ceramics Room, Instructor: Catherine Hayes Activity #: 143701-A Each week children will explore the literature of well known authors and illustrators such as Eric Carle and Maurice Sendak. They will be introduced to elements of art and design and create 2-D and 3-D works of art using different mediums such as clay, watercolor paints, acrylic and/or tempera paints, and a variety of sculpture materials. Please dress in old clothes. All materials included.

Lego Master Builders of the Month Club

Ages 5 – 10, 1 – 4 pm, $44/workshop, Function Room 2, Instructor: Diane Benson, M.Ed and Beth Meditz This class will help foster individual creativity, imagination, teamwork, negotiation, and pure enjoyment! Each workshop you will go home with a framed photo of you and your LEGO creation to show friends and family what you designed and built! Please bring a nut-free snack and drink. Workshop Theme Date Activity # Minecraft Sept. 11 100179-A Star Wars Oct. 2 100179-B City & Super Heroes Dec. 4 100179-C

Adventures in Art

Ages 8 – 11, Saturdays, Sept. 24 - Nov. 5 (Not 10/8), 1 - 2:30 pm, $75 (6 weeks), Ceramics Room, Instructor: Catherine Hayes, Activity #: 143901-A In this class, you’ll explore and create artwork by drawing, painting, working with clay, printmaking, and collage. Bring your imagination and get ready for a creative journey! To celebrate student work, there will be a collective art show this spring. Please dress in old clothing.

Childrens Brazilian Jiu–Jitsu *New*

Ages 7 – 15, Fridays, Sept. 16 – Dec. 9, 7:45 – 8:45 pm, $185 (13 weeks uniform included) Steve Nugent’s Institute, 207F/ Cambridge St., Activity #: 181103-A Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a non-striking self-defense martial art system based on leverage and control over the opponent. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is considered to be one of the best self defenses for kids and adults since it’s applied in response to physical aggression, so there’s no need to worry about your child becoming 7 violent.

YOUTH Paint Night Party

$35 (3 hour workshop and pizza dinner), Ceramics Room, Instructor: Catherine Hayes Ms. Cate will guide you in a no pressure, step-by-step manner that will leave you with a painting the great masters would be jealous of. After this three hour painting session you will leave with an acrylic painting based on theme. Age Date Time Theme Activity # 12 - 15 Oct. 14 Hocus Pocus 100585-A 5:30 - 8:30 pm 8 - 11 Oct. 28 Scarecrow 100585-B

Youth Center - Grade 5

Fridays, 7 – 9 pm, Recreation Center, $5 registration fee per night (no fee at the door) Where’s the place to be on Friday nights this fall?!? It’s definitely the Youth Center! Meet up with friends and try your hand at sport challenges, craft projects and video games. From time to time we will have a Theme Night (Freaky Friday, Superbowl or Halloween)! A snack bar offering favorite drinks and snacks will be available for a small cost. Date Activity # Date Activity # Sept. 9 500525-A Nov. 4 500525-C Oct. 21 500525-B Dec. 9 500525-D All Fall Sessions 500525-E

Youth Center - Grades 6 & 7

Fridays, 7 – 9 pm, Recreation Center, $5 registration fee per night (no fee at the door) Tired of the mall scene? No good movies playing? Come to one of Burlington’s best places to hang out! This fall the Youth Center will be offering some old favorites plus some new activities that are guaranteed to please. Team up with friends for sports, music and video games. We’ll have themed nights with contests, games and prizes. A snack bar offering favorite drinks and snacks will be available for a small cost. Date Activity # Date Activity # Sept. 16 500526-A Nov. 18 500526-C Oct. 28 500526-B Dec. 16 500526-D All Fall Sessions 500526-E

Parent & Child Yoga Meditation *New*

Sunday, Nov. 6, Function Rooms 1 & 2, $25 (for both parent and child) Instructors: Joan Trubiano & Marie Flannery In Parent-Child Yoga, you’ll learn and practice yoga basics—breathing techniques, yoga warm-ups, and foundational yoga poses that stretch, strengthen and balance you. You’ll also learn Partner Yoga poses you can do together that will enhance your stretches and enjoyment. This class ends with relaxation/meditation. It is a special time in which you can honor each other and create a tradition of exploring greater physical and emotional health together. Bring a mat and blanket. Ages Time Activity # 5-7 11 - Noon 119704-A 8 - 12 12:15 - 1:15 pm 119704-B

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YOUTH Beat Bullying

Target Archery

Ages 6 - 12, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2 – 3 pm, $20, Steve Nugent’s Institute 207F Cambridge Street, Instructor: Steve Nugent & Staff, Activity #: 158301-A Bullying is a behavior that is intentional, repetitive, and hurtful. An imbalance of power exists between the child who is bullying and the intended target. Bullying is never okay. In this class, children will learn direct and indirect techniques that will help them deal with a bully effectively.

Grades 6 - 8, Fridays, Oct. 7 - 28, 3:30 - 4:30 pm, $89 (4 weeks), Rotary Field, Instructor: On The Mark Archery, Activity #: 171401-A In this class participants will learn the fundamentals including safety, proper shooting form, range procedures, and scoring. Try your luck in archery games like battleship, knockout, survivor and more. Come join us for lots of shooting time, camaraderie and fun! All equipment provided. Participants must wear sneakers.

Music Lessons

KidsJam *New*

Ages 5 and up, Sept. - Oct., $125 (5 - 30 minute lessons), The Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Instructor: The Real School Staff Activity #: 140601-A Ever thought about playing a musical instrument? Now is your chance to get started! The Real School of Music offers introductory private music instruction to Burlington residents at discounted pricing. Lessons are offered to anyone who has an interest in learning an instrument or getting back into playing one. Instruments offered: Voice, Piano, Guitar, Bass, Drums, Ukulele, Strings, Saxophone, Banjo, and many more!

Grades 3 – 5, Mondays, Oct. 17 – Nov. 21, 3:30 4:30 pm, $77 (6 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Danielle Trouve, Activity #: 132901-A This after school dance fitness program is a fun fusion of the latest dance styles and music. We dance, sweat, and, most importantly, we have fun! Get funky and move with attitude! We learn new steps, create our own dance and work together as a team—including a performance on the last day of class. Bring a water bottle and peanut-free snack. Wear comfortable clothing and sneakers.

Pop/Rock Chorus at The Real School

Hiking with Outdoor Fitness and Games

Ages 10 - 14, Thursdays, Sept. 15 – Dec. 15 (Not 11/24), 4 – 5 pm, $151 (13 weeks) The Real School of Music, 56 Middlesex Turnpike, Instructor: Michela Gardner, Activity #: 140701-A This vocal group is for singers of all experience levels (no prior training required). Learn the basics of how to use your voice in a fun and supportive setting while learning professional, custom arrangements of your favorite pop/rock songs as well as traditional choral literature.

Grades 4 - 8, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Oct. 18, (rain dates: Oct. 25 and Nov. 1), 3 - 4:30 pm, $53 (6 weeks) Activity #: 110401-A We will meet at Mill Pond Reservoir for kid’s fitness, cooperative games and hiking. This outdoor setting will be the perfect spot for children to increase their fitness while they enjoy fun, cooperative games and hike through the trails of Mill Pond. Drop off/pick up at Mill Pond, long sleeves, pants, closed toe shoes / sneakers, and hat should be worn, bring sunscreen, bug spray and water. No class if it rains.

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YOUTH FITNESS Yoga for Kids

Ages 5 – 12, Tuesdays, Oct. 4 – Dec. 6, $50 (10 weeks), Function Room 2, Instructor: Karen Pickette Just like their parents, kids are turning to yoga to help them relax. Yoga helps children develop better body awareness, self-control, flexibility and coordination. Yoga has also been shown to help the hyperactive and attention-deficit child. These children crave movement and sensory/motor stimulus. Yoga helps channel these impulses in a positive way. Yoga is a great gift to give your child. Bring a mat and water bottle. Ages Time Activity # 5-8 3:30 - 4:30 pm 111201-A 9 - 12 4:45 - 5:45 pm 111201-B

Karate

Ages 5 – 13, $185 (13 weeks), includes uniform Steve Nugent’s Institute/207F Cambridge St., Instructors: Steve Nugent & Staff An introductory karate program which teaches proper stance, breathing, how to stretch, self-discipline, coordination, and practical self-defense. Classes cover health, nutrition, fire safety, and stranger awareness. Days Dates Times Activity # Mondays Sept. 12 - Dec. 5 5:30-6:15 pm 170501-A Mondays Sept. 12 - Dec. 5 6:15-7 pm 170501-B Wednesdays Sept. 14 - Dec. 7 6:15-7 pm 170501-C Saturdays Sept. 17 - Dec. 10 1 - 1:45 pm 170501-D

Intro to Boxing

Grades K - 8, $133 (10 weeks) MK Boxing, 116 Cummings Park, Woburn, Instructors: Mike Knox & Staff MK Boxing has a superior 7,500 square foot facility boasting over 30 boxing bags, speedbags, conditioning mats, a professional boxing ring, and much more. Boxing will not only improve the body, it will improve the mind. The sport of boxing can and will be safe if done properly. Participants must bring their own gloves or may buy them at MK Boxing. All parents will be required to sign guest registration and waiver for their child upon arrival. Students will be broken up into age appropriate classes. Days Dates Time Activity # Wednesdays Sept. 28 - Nov. 16 3:30 - 4:30 pm 171001-A Saturdays Oct. 1 - Nov. 19 9:30 - 10:30 am 171001-B

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YOUTH SPORTS Flag Football

Mondays, Sept. 12 - Nov. 14 (Not 10/10 & 10/31), $96 (8 weeks), Brush Field (MSMS) Flag Football is a non-contact football program that promotes skill-building, teamwork and, most importantly, having fun! Players will be broken into teams and a game schedule will be handed out. Grades Time Activity # 5-6 6 - 7:30 pm 174001-A 7-8 7:30 - 9 pm 174001-B

Youth Basketball

*Times and Locations May Change* Grade 3, Jan. - March, $38: In this introductory level program, participants will meet each Saturday to learn basic skills and fundamentals of the game. Girls Activity # Boys Activity # Grade 3 271736-A Grade 3 271735-A Grades 4 & 5, Jan. - March, $45: In this skill-building program, emphasis is placed on learning the fundamentals of the game, teamwork, and having fun! In addition to Saturdays, this program will have one weeknight practice where fundamentals will be stressed through skill-building exercises. Girls Activity # Boys Activity # Grades 4 & 5 271746-A Grades 4 & 5 271745-A Grades 6 - 8, Dec. - March, $50: In this program emphasis is placed on continuing to work on fundamentals and teamwork while gaining an in-game experience. Participants are broken off into teams, with games being played every Saturday. Teams will also have one weekly weeknight practice starting in January. Players will receive reversible jerseys. Girls Activity # Boys Activity # Grades 6 - 8 271766-A Grades 6 - 8 271765-A *There will be a $10 late fee after November 18, 2016 *Coaches Needed*: Please contact the Recreation Department if you are interested in volunteering in the Youth Basketball program.

Jr. Golf School

Ages 6 – 15, $124 (5 weeks) Billerica Country Club, 51 Baldwin Road, Billerica, Instructor: Barrie Bruce Golf School This clinic is a series of five one-and-a-half-hour lessons dealing with safety, the address position, the swing, irons, woods, the short game and golf etiquette. These classes are for beginners as well as those who are in the process of developing better golf skills. Participants may arrange to make up any missed classes with the instructor. Days Dates Times Activity # Saturdays Sept. 10 - Oct. 8 9:30 - 11 am 170601-A Sundays Sept. 11 - Oct. 9 3 - 4:30 pm 170601-B

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ADULT Ballroom Dance I

Sew What?

Mondays, Sept. 12 - Nov. 7 (Not 10/10), 7 – 8 pm, $40/person or $80/couple (8 weeks) Function Rooms 1 & 2, Instructors: Studio 665, Activity #: 131113-A Join us as the basic steps of the Fox Trot, Cha Cha, Waltz, and Swing dance are covered. Just the thing for that upcoming wedding!

Mondays, Sept. 12 – Nov. 21 (Not 10/10), 6 – 9 pm, No Fee, Senior Center Room 136 Instructor: TBD, Activity #: 154003-A This is a chance for you to get together with other people who have projects that need to be finished and to lend your help and support. Come work in a casual, fun atmosphere where friends will be helping friends. Please bring your own sewing machine.

Ballroom Dance II

Mondays, Sept. 12 - Nov. 7 (Not 10/10), 8 – 9 pm, $40/person or $80/couple (8 weeks) Function Rooms 1 & 2, Instructors: Studio 665, Activity #: 131113-B Building on the foundation from the Ballroom I, this course seeks to improve those steps, as well as provide an introduction to Tango and Rumba. The more advanced dancers will have the opportunity to brush up on style, and learn more advanced Latin and American Ballroom dances.

Tap & Jazz

Thursdays, Sept. 22 – Dec. 15 (Not 11/24), 7:30 – 8:30 pm, $90 (12 weeks), Function Rooms 1 & 2, Instructor: Bonnie Murphy, Activity #: 130403-A Class will begin with a warm-up followed with some jazz moves, then the tap begins! Students will develop rhythm & timing. Tap shoes are recommended.

Ceramics

Thursdays, Sept. 15 - Nov. 17, 7-9pm, $100 (10 weeks), Ceramics Room, Instructor: Carol Collins, Activity #: 141203-A Once you have learned the basic techniques, you will be able to produce beautifully finished ceramic pieces for your home or to give as gifts. Instruction, paints and firing are included. There are additional costs for greenware, brushes, and cleaning tools.

Boating Skills and Seamanship

Ages 9 – Adult, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 – Dec. 6 7 – 9 pm, $59 (13 weeks), Conference Room Instructor: Larry Nobrega, FSO-PE/So-PE, Activity #: 153003-A The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary’s Boating Skills and Seamanship is a comprehensive course designed for both the experienced and the novice boater. This 13th edition features all new, full-color graphics and updated text. To meet NASBLA requirements, Chapters 1 – 8 and Appendix A must be taught, with the addition of your state specific Boating laws. Chapters 9 – 13 are optional.

Classical Mat Pilates

Tuesdays, Oct. 4 – Dec. 20, 7 - 8 pm, $53 (12 weeks), Function Room 1, Instructor: Tonia Egan Activity #: 119203-A The original six principles of pilates are concentration, control, center, flow, precision, and breathing. You will learn the original exercises in the order they were meant to be done, and how to do them precisely. You will gain knowledge about the body, correct posture and control which should be used in your everyday life. Please bring a mat.

Women’s Self-Defense

Target Archery

Fridays, Oct. 7 - Oct. 28, 4:30 - 5:30 pm $89 (4 weeks), Rotary Field Instructor: On The Mark Archery Activity #: 181403-A Learn the fundamentals including safety, proper shooting form, range procedures, and scoring. Try your luck in archery games like battleship, knockout, survivor and more. All equipment provided. Participants must wear sneakers. 12

Ages 14+, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2 - 3 pm, $20 Steve Nugent’s Institute, 207F Cambridge St., Instructor: Steve Nugent & Staff, Activity #:153703-A Learn simple yet effective ways to defend yourself. No need to be in shape, this class is designed to work for anyone. Wear comfortable clothes without zippers.

ADULT Glassware Painting Workshop

Ages 21+, Sunday, Nov. 27, 4 - 6 pm, Ceramics Room, $29 (materials included) Instructor: Catherine Hayes, Activity #: 144003-A Grab a close friend and come to the Recreation Center to relax and be inspired! In this 2 hour workshop, you’ll choose between a pair of wine or martini glasses and create functional artwork to use at your next candlelit dinner. Hand painted glassware makes great holiday gifts without the stress of crowded shopping malls. Coffee/ tea and refreshments will be provided.

Paint Night

Fridays, 6:30 - 8:30 pm, $29, Ceramics Room, Instructor: Catherine Hayes Come unleash the hidden artist in you at “Paint Night” at the Burlington Recreation Department. After the two hour painting session, you will leave with an acrylic painting based on themes below. Date Theme Activity # Sept. 16 Campfire S’mores 144403-A Dec. 2 Deck The Halls 144403-B

Party Dancing 101 – One Fun Night

Wednesdays, 6:30 – 8 pm, $15, Murray Kelly Wing, Instructor: Carolisa of Moonlightdjs Have you always wanted to jump in when everyone hits the dance floor at a wedding or party? Don’t sit on the sidelines, join in and have fun! Whether you want to feel more relaxed & confident or just want a fun “night out” with friends this class is for you! We’ll review all the popular “party” line dances you’ll need: Electric Slide, Cotton Eye Joe, Wobble, Cha Cha Slide, Hustle, some country line dances & more. Requests welcome! Date Activity # Date Activity # Oct. 19 132303-A Dec. 14 132303-C Nov. 9 132303-B

Belly Dancing Workshop

Thursdays, 6:30 - 8 pm, $15, Murray Kelly Wing, Instructor: Carolisa of Moonlightdjs In this beginner workshop we will cover all the basics. Increase flexibility, work all muscles (low impact) & feel great in this fun & friendly class! Women of all ages, body types, and fitness levels encouraged! Wear stretchy comfortable clothing and thick “slipper” socks or dance-type sneakers with very little tread. Date Activity # Date Activity # Oct. 20 132103-A Dec. 15 132103-C Nov. 17 132103-B

Basic Flower Arranging

Wednesdays, $105 (4 weeks), Given Erwin, 328 Cambridge Street, Instructor: Cindy Mattson, Florist Each week the student will make his or her own arrangement following a demonstration and exploration of color, harmony, depth, proportion, space, texture, accent, balance, scale and line. The class is intended for beginners or those who love flowers and would like to learn how to design. Price includes all materials and supplies. The student can take their arrangements home. Date Time Activity # Sept. 14 - Oct. 5 6:30 - 8 pm 159103-A Oct. 26 - Nov. 16 6:30 - 8 pm 159103-B

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ADULT SPORTS & FITNESS Dance & Tone

Pick-Up Basketball

Wednesdays, Sept. 7 - Dec. 21 (Not 11/23) 8 - 10 pm, $45 (15 weeks) Recreation Gym, Activity #: 181933-A Moderately competitive pick-up basketball games for adults who live or work in Burlington. Players should bring a light and dark colored shirt.

Tuesdays, Oct. 4 – Dec. 20, 5 – 6 pm, $41 (12 weeks) Recreation Gym, Instructor: Lauren Mattson Activity #: 132203-A This class combines aerobic dancing with light weight work to help tone muscles, all set to a variety of music. Moves will alternate between aerobic and strength, with the strength choreography focusing on a power move, meant to target several muscle groups at once. Light hand weights are optional and should be no heavier than 3 pounds. Dance, tone and have fun!

Lunch Hour Basketball

Mon, Wed & Friday, 12 - 2 pm, $30 (Sept. - March), Recreation Gym, Activity #: 580803-A Moderately competitive pick-up basketball games for adults who live or work in Burlington. Locker and shower facilities are provided. Players should bring a light and dark colored shirt to differentiate teams.

Cize-Live

Wednesdays, Oct. 5 – Dec. 21 (Not 11/23) 6 - 7 pm $38 (11 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Erica Dooley, Activity #: 132803-A Cize-Live is professional dance for everyday people. Learn the hottest professional-choreographed dance routines, step by step. From your first class, you’ll be bustin’ out moves you can take anywhere! It’s so fun, you’ll forget you’re actually working out!

Adult Volleyball

Mondays, Sept. 12 – Dec. 19 (Not 10/10), 8:15 - 10:15 pm, $42 (14 weeks), Recreation Gym, Activity #: 180703-A Enjoy the friendly competition of pick-up volleyball games. Please wear sneakers.

Intro to Boxing for Adults

Intro To Golf

$174 (5 weeks) Billerica Country Club, 51 Baldwin Road, Billerica, Instructor: Barrie Bruce Golf School Designed for the new-to-the-game golfer with little (or no) experience. Basic fundamentals are taught in a relaxed, stress-free clinic-style setting. Equipment and practice balls will be provided as needed. Day Dates Time Activity # Sat. 9/10-10/8 11:30-12:30 pm 180613-A Mon. 9/12-10/10 5:30-6:30 pm 180613-B

Fit Club

October – December, $111, Activity #: 118003-A Fit Club offers participants an opportunity to pay one discounted fee and attend a number of classes in a variety of Recreation Department fitness programs. The fitness classes that are included in Fit Club are as follows: Butts & Guts, Strength Training & Cardio, Camp Core & More, Friday Morning Workouts, Flex & Stretch, Boot Camp, Muscle Madness, Dance & Tone, Dance & Tone Power Half-Hour, Insanity, CizeLive, Cardio Blast with Muscle. Fit Club members may only select one Zumba class and one Pound class. When registering please fill out Fit Club form indicating what classes you will be attending. 14

Wednesdays, Sept. 28 – Nov. 16, 6:30 - 7:30 pm, $133 (8 weeks), MK Boxing, 116 Cummings Park, Woburn Instructors: Mike Knox & Staff, Activity #: 118203-A MK Boxing has a superior facility boasting boxing bags, speed bags, conditioning mats, a professional boxing ring, locker rooms, and fitness equipment. New members can buy quality leather boxing gloves at the gym. Returning boxers are encouraged to bring their own gloves. All new clients will be required to sign guest registration and waiver upon arrival.

Dance & Tone Power Half-Hour

Sundays, Oct. 2 – Dec. 18 (Not 11/27), 9:10 - 9:40 am, $22 (11 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Lauren Mattson, Activity #: 132213-A This program features 30 minutes of power moves set to music. Easy-to-follow choreography with the focus on full body moves to tone all over as well as more targeted exercises; special core and abdominal work. Small hand weights (no bigger than 5 lbs) are recommended but not required.

ADULT FITNESS Strengthen, Stretch & Tone with the Stability Ball

Tuesdays, Oct. 4 - Dec. 20, 12 – 1:15 pm, $53 (12 weeks) Recreation Gym, Instructor: Joan Trubiano, Activity #:111903-A The stability ball is one of the most versatile pieces of equipment used today in fitness settings. It has longstanding success and effectiveness in developing balance and core strength. The unique thing about the stability ball is that it utilizes the neuromuscular system in a way that no other piece of equipment can. This class will integrate fundamental core strengthening with dynamic stretching and toning. You will experience a total body conditioning workout like never before. Come try this class and have a ball! Please bring a yoga mat and stability ball. The class is appropriate for all levels of fitness.

Monday Camp Core & More

Mondays, Oct. 3 – Dec. 19 (Not 10/10), 8:30 - 9:30 am, $33 (11 weeks), Recreation Gym Instructor: Judy Landers, Activity #: 110043-A Commit to be fit; burn more calories hours after your workout is done. In this fantastic hour, you will explore and enrich the core of your heart, body and soul with interchangeable cardio, strength, and flexibility training techniques. Bring your enthusiasm and challenge yourself in a new personal fitness level.

Friday Morning Workout

Fridays, Oct. 7 - Dec. 23 (Not 11/11 & 11/25), 8 - 9 am, Recreation Gym, Instructor: Patricia Marfione Great way to start your weekend, get your blood pumping and your oxygen flowing! Join us for a moderately paced cardiovascular workout. The choreographed combos include a little bit of dance, a little bit of athletics and a lot of fun. It will keep you moving to burn fat and calories. We’ll finish up with core work and a delightful total body stretch. Day Fee Activity # Fridays $30 (10 weeks) 110043-B Mondays & Fridays $53 ($10 savings) 110043-C

Zumba

Recreation Gym Spice up your exercise program with Zumba and Cardio Dance. Zumba fuses hypnotic musical rhythms and tantalizing moves to create a dynamic workout system designed to be fun and easy! This class will be an absolute blast in one exhilarating hour of caloric burning, heart racing, muscle pumping, body energizing movements meant to engage and captivate for life. Zumba has spread like wild-fire, and has positioned itself as the single most influential movement in the industry of fitness. Dates Time Instructor Price Activity # 6 - 7 pm 116403-A Tuesdays $41 Tisha Wilson Oct. 4 - Dec. 20 (12 weeks) 7 - 8 pm 116403-B Thursdays $38 Oct. 6 - Dec. 22 7 - 8 pm Marcia Nguyen 116403-C (11 weeks) (Not 11/24) Saturdays $38 Oct. 1 - Dec. 17 7:55 - 8:55 am Sarah Hamilton 116403-D (11 weeks) (Not 11/26) Sundays $38 Oct. 2 - Dec. 18 8 - 9 am Lauren Mattson 116403-E (11 weeks) (Not 11/27) 15

ADULT FITNESS Boot Camp

Recreation Gym (Wednesdays: Indoor, Saturdays: Outdoor), Instructor: Julie Conley Looking to ramp up your work-out? Try this high-energy cardio class. We’ll do a combination of drills, foot work, jump rope, and running all with a military flare. Hand weights may be used on occasion. In addition, you will need water, mat, and sneakers for indoor and outdoor use. Day Dates Time Price Activity # Wednesdays Oct. 5 - Dec. 21 5:30 - 6:30 am $53 (12 weeks) 111133-A Saturdays Oct. 1 - Dec. 17 (Not 11/26) 7 - 8 am $49 (11 weeks) 111133-B

Butts and Guts

5:30 – 6:30 am, Recreation Gym, Instructor: Julie Conley Come and join the early morning muscle madness! This class will transform your shape and rev up your metabolism for the entire day. There is heavy concentration in the stubborn areas of the abdominals and glutes with something different every class. Please bring a mat, water, sneakers, and a set of hand weights. Day Dates Price Activity # Day Dates Price Activity # Tuesdays Oct. 4 - Dec. 20 $35 114303-A Thursdays Oct. 6 - Dec. 22 $33 114303-B (12 weeks) (Not 11/24) (11 weeks)

Yogalates

Function Room 2, Instructor: Joan Trubiano This class will offer a unique and intelligent blending of yoga and pilates. We will combine the core work of abdominal asanas (pilates) as we move through multiple, varied, and magnificent yoga flows. Combining yoga and pilates will strengthen, stretch and tone the entire body. Each class includes yogic breathing, relaxation and meditation techniques that quiet and calm the mind. You will leave each class with a feeling of peace and harmony. Tuesday’s class is for beginners. Day Date Time Price Activity # Tuesdays Oct. 4 - Dec. 20 10 - 11:15 am $65 (12 weeks) 112213-A Wednesdays Oct. 5 - Dec. 21 (Not 11/23) 6:30 - 7:45pm $60 (11 weeks) 112213-B

Muscle Madness Inter val Training

Recreation Gym This class is designed to improve your strength and endurance in the major muscle groups and, in doing so, burn calories. This 60-minute workout challenges all your major muscle groups by using exercises such as squats, presses, lifts and curls. Also, hi/lo cardio is a part of this workout. Great music, awesome instructor, and your choice of weight inspires you to get the results fast! Day Date Time Price Instructor Activity # Mondays Oct. 3 - Dec. 19 6 - 7 pm $35 (10 weeks) Delores Wesley 111503-A (Not 10/10 & 10/31) Tuesdays Oct. 4 - Dec. 20 4 - 5 pm $41 (12 weeks) Nichole Danehy 111503-B

Strength Training & Cardio

Mondays, Oct. 3 – Dec. 19 (Not 10/10 & 10/31), 5 – 6 pm, $30 (10 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Alison Gnerre, Activity #:113203-A This class is a mix of cardio and strength training. Please bring weights, mat, towel, and water.

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ADULT FITNESS Pilates Weight Loss Boost Thursdays, Oct. 6 - Dec. 22 (Not 11/24), 6:30-7:30 pm, $49 (11 weeks), Function Room 1

Instructor: Barbara Hospod, Activity #: 111333-A Pilates MAT exercises are combined in innovative and powerful sequences that gradually increase in rhythm, pace and intensity to help rev up the body’s fat burning capacity. We will concentrate on more abdominal work at the end of each class. The first few weeks will be taken slowly, with focus on learning/reviewing the exercises, with cueing for correction. Mini-balls will be used (provided by the instructor on Thursdays). A barre will be used on occasion to focus on sculpting the body proportionally so that it is equally challenged. Please bring a mat.

Flex & Stretch

Wednesdays, Oct. 5 – Dec. 21 (Not 11/23), 7 – 8 pm, $38 (11 weeks), Recreation Gym, Instructor: Alison Gnerre, Activity #: 110173-A This hour-long class incorporates the best of Pilates, body conditioning, and basic stretching. The first 30 minutes will be resistance training using free weights, bands, and tubes. In the second 30 minutes you will complete a full body stretch to increase flexibility and muscle elasticity. Please bring weights, mat, and water.

Insanity

Fridays, Oct. 7 – Dec. 23 (Not 11/11 & 11/25), 5 – 6 pm, $35 (10 weeks), Recreation Gym Instructor: Katie Campbell, Activity #: 113313-A Insanity is a revolutionary cardio-based total body conditioning program based on the principles of MAX interval training. Insanity pushes the participant to new training heights, resulting in more calories burned, faster results, and a more efficient metabolism. This class will offer participants a fun, challenging workout with heart-thumping well-timed music. This workout has been designed to give participants a safe, challenging, results-driven experience. Modifications will be given for all levels.

Cardio Blast with Muscle

Wednesdays, Oct. 5 – Dec. 21, (Not 11/23), 5 - 6 pm, $33 (11 weeks), Recreation Gym Instructor: Kristen Gonzalez, Activity #: 119603-A Join us for this heart-pumping, total body workout, designed to work your heart, muscles, and your spirit. This is a challenging workout that you will love. This class is suited for all levels of fitness from beginners to experts.

Pound

Recreation Gym, Instructor: Tisha Wilson (Thursday) Julie Conley (Mon. & Fri.) Pound is a full-body, cardio jam session, combining light resistance with constant simulated drumming. The workout fuses cardio, pilates, isometric movements, and plyometric poses. You can burn between 400 – 900 calories per class. Strengthen and sculpt infrequently used muscles, and drum your way to a leaner, slimmer physique - all while rocking out to your favorite music. Day Date Time Fee Activity # Mondays Oct. 3 - Dec. 19 (Not 10/10) 7 - 8 pm $38 (11 weeks) 119303-A Thursdays Oct. 6 - Dec. 22 (Not 11/24) 5 - 5:45 pm $38 (11 weeks) 119303-B Fridays Oct. 7 - Dec. 23 (Not 11/11, 11/25) 5:30 - 6:30 am $35 (10 weeks) 119303-C

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ADULT FITNESS Belly Dancing

Wednesdays, Function Room 2, 12 - 1 pm, Instructor: Carolisa of Moonlightdjs Have you ever wanted to try Belly Dancing? Experience this beautiful and joyous dance! You’ll be surprised how much you’ll learn in this Beginner series. Increase flexibility, self confidence, work all muscles (low impact) & feel great in this fun & friendly class! Women of all ages and generations, body types, and fitness levels encouraged! Wear stretchy comfortable clothing and thick “slipper” socks or dance-type sneakers with very little tread. Date Fee Activity # Date Fee Activity # Oct. 5 - Nov. 16 $35 (6 weeks) 110183-A Nov. 23 - Dec. 21 $30 (5 weeks) 110183-B (Not 10/12)

Hatha Yoga For Beginniners

Instructor: Karen Pickette This beginner series will help you breakdown the traditional yoga poses through proper alignment, breath, and movement. During this series, you will link breath and movement while understanding the importance of sequencing. Understanding the basics of yoga will help your overall practice. Level Days Date Time Fee Location Activity # 2 Mondays Oct. 3 - Dec. 19 5:45 - 6:45 pm $55 Function 111213-A (Not 10/10) (11 weeks) Room 1 1 Tuesdays Oct. 4 - Dec. 20 6 - 7 pm $59 Function 111213-B (12 weeks) Room 2

Gentle Yoga

Instructor: Angela Wasson Gentle Yoga is a Pathways Yoga Systems Wellness class that focuses on moderate stretching and muscle strengthening. Learn to reduce stress and relax through movements and postures that will release tension from the mind as well as the body. All classes are slow paced and leave you feeling relaxed and refreshed. They include gentle stretching, breathing practices, stress reduction and meditation techniques. Day Dates Time Price Location Activity # Mondays Oct. 3 - Dec. 19 10:30 - 11:45 am $60 Function Rooms 1 & 2 111223-A (Not 10/10) (11 weeks) Wednesdays Oct. 5 - Dec. 21 5 - 6:15 pm $60 Function Room 2 111223-B (Not 11/23) (11 weeks)

Advanced Beginner Yoga

Wednesdays, Oct. 5 – Dec. 21 (Not 11/23), 6:15 – 7:30 pm, $60 (11 weeks) Function Room 1, Instructor: Caroline Mallard, Activity #: 111283-A This class is for those who have some experience with yoga and wish to pursue it further or those interested in a more challenging class. Students new to yoga are welcome and the class will be taught to accommodate multiple levels of ability. This is a traditional yoga class and will include; breathing practices, physical postures and movements as well as relaxation techniques.

Reiki 1

Oct. 11 & Oct. 13, 6 – 8:30 pm, $89 (2 sessions), Council On Aging Leisure Room Instructor: Marie Flannery, Activity #:114513-A Reiki is a relaxation & stress reduction technique that may also decrease pain, improve sleep and assist in the healing from illness or surgery. At completion of this class you will be able to give Reiki to yourself as well as others. You also receive a Reiki Level 1 Certificate. Class consists of 2 (2 1/2 hour) classes. 18

ADULT YOGA Prenatal Yoga

Intro to Sun Style Tai Chi

Saturdays, Oct. 1 – Dec. 10 (Not 10/8, 10/22, 11/19 & 11/26), 10:15 - 11:15 am, $33 (7 weeks), Function Room 2, Instructor: James Regan Activity #: 105803-A Learn Tai Chi for Arthritis, the world-renowned set from Dr. Paul Lam’s Tai Chi for Health series. Enjoy safe, relaxing, and easy to learn Tai Chi. Introduce yourself to the higher stances and agile steps of Sun style. Participants must wear flat, well fitting shoes. Be sure to check with your doctor or medical professional before you begin Tai Chi.

Thursdays, Oct. 6 – Dec. 15 (Not 11/24), 5:15 – 6:15 pm, $84 (10 weeks), Function Room 1 Instructor: Karen Pickette, Activity #: 115103-A Inside you is an innate wisdom that intuitively understands about the very natural process of birth. Karen will help you reconnect with this wisdom, guiding you through a class specifically designed for the journey of pregnancy, interweaving childbirth education as well as addressing therapeutic applications - common aches and pains. Yoga can also alleviate many of the discomforts of pregnancy such as nausea, constipation, varicose veins, swelling, back pain and sciatica. A safe, open community allows you to freely discuss any issues, from discomforts and concerns, to the wonderful new changes your body and baby are experiencing.

Yoga Gold

Age 50 +, Thursdays, Oct. 6 – Dec. 15 (Not 11/24), 12 - 1 pm, Function Rooms 1 & 2, $35 (10 weeks), Instructor: Karen Pickette, Activity #: 119803-A Yoga Gold is a class made to build foundation, strength, and stretching in a simple way that is accessible to all levels of experience. An equal amount of support and challenge will be offered in the class including some slow flow to begin with, standing postures, seated postures, and relaxation.

Transmutation Workshop

Sunday, Nov. 6, 9 – 11 am, Function Room 2, $20 Instructor: Lorraine Radice, Activity #: 102303-A This workshop offers you the opportunity to learn how to make choices to influence how your day transpires. This is a portion of Natural Law that will influence your behavior. Learn how to make your own happiness in this workshop.

Mindfulness Meditation

Sunday, Dec. 4, 4:45 – 6:15 pm, $20, Function Rooms 1 & 2, Instructor: Joan Trubiano, Activity #: 102273-A Come learn some meditation techniques and participate in a guided meditation. Please wear comfortable clothes and bring a mat, blanket and two towels.

Gentle, Relaxing & Restorative Yoga

Mondays, Oct. 3 – Dec. 19 (Not 10/10 & 10/31) 4:30 – 5:30 pm, $50 (10 weeks), Function Room 1 Instructor: Karen Pickette, Activity #: 119903-A This class is held at a slower pace and focuses on stretching all areas of the body, while releasing stress and tension from joints and muscles. It is a class designed to restore the nervous system and help release deeply held tensions from the body and mind to feel rejuvenated.

Yoga, Meditation & Reiki

Saturday, Nov. 5, 6 – 7:15 pm, Function Rooms 1 & 2, $20, Instructors: Joan Trubiano & Marie Flannery, Activity #: 102273-B This workshop will combine gentle yoga, meditation, and Reiki. You will do some slow paced yoga with focus on breathing, stretching and relaxation techniques. Meditation will help calm your mind, settle your body and find a softer focus to your day. Reiki will also be part of this workshop. Bring a mat and blanket.

24 Form Tai Chi

Saturdays, Oct. 1 – Dec. 10 (Not 10/8, 10/22, 11/19 & 11/26), 9 – 10 am, $33 (7 weeks), Function Room 2, Instructor: James Regan, Activity #: 105803-B Tai Chi is a gentle exercise promoting muscular strength, stability, and fitness. 24 Form Tai Chi Chuan is the most widely known Tai Chi form practiced in the world. Learn and enjoy the lower stances and expansive movements of Yang style Tai Chi. Participants must wear flat, well fitting shoes. Be sure to check with your doctor or medical professional before you begin Tai Chi.

Introduction to Kundalini Yoga

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Sunday, Oct. 23, 5 - 6:15 pm, Function Rooms 1 & 2, $15, Instructor: Joan Trubiano, Activity #: 102273-C Kundalini yoga is the yoga of awareness where you fine tune the energy in your nervous and glandular systems, in doing so you can ride your wave of energy versus drowning in it. In this introductory workshop, you will learn to relax the body and move and flow with your instructor.

ADULT YOGA Glow & Flow Yoga/Kundalini Yoga & More (For Beginners & Beyond)

Instructor: Joan Trubiano Through the practice of Kundalini yoga, one can unlock and tap into the body’s energy, raising it from the base of the spine to the top of the skull. This awakens the nucleus projection of every cell in the body. In this type of yoga, the experience is most important, not the form. You don’t have to be able to twist yourself like a pretzel or be in great physical shape. Come unlock the creative potential within as you raise your Kundalini energy with this life changing practice. Please bring a yoga mat, towel, or small blanket, and water. Day Dates Time Price Location Activity # Oct. 6 - Dec. 22 Thursdays 5:45 - 7 pm $60 (11 weeks) Function Room 2 111263-A (Not 11/24) Oct. 2 - Dec. 18 Sundays 6:30 - 7:45pm $60 (11 weeks) Function Rooms 1 & 2 111263-B (Not 11/27)

Hatha Yoga

Instructor: Joan Trubiano Hatha yoga is the most commonly practiced tradition of yoga. It is an ancient, time tested practice of well being and calm abiding. This class will incorporate four basic yoga principles: centering and relaxation to calm the mind; yoga postures to stretch, strengthen and tone the body; breathing techniques to increase lung capacity, strengthen internal organs and deepen one’s ability to relax; and meditation practice as a means to reduce stress and achieve spiritual self-enlightenment. Please bring a mat and wear loose, comfortable clothing. This class is appropriate for beginners to advanced practitioners as each person works at his or her own pace. Day Dates Time Fee Location Activity # Oct. 3 - Dec. 19 Mondays 7 - 8:15 am Recreation Gym 111203-A (not 10/10) Oct. 6 - Dec. 22 Thursdays 9 - 10:30 am $60 (11 weeks) Function Rooms 1 & 2 111203-B (Not 11/24) Oct. 1 - Dec. 17 Saturdays 9:05 - 10:35 am Recreation Gym 111203-C (Not 11/26)

Yoga, Meditation & Acupuncture

Sunday, Oct. 2, 4:45 – 6:15 pm, Function Rooms 1 & 2, $20 Instructors: Joan Trubiano & Jay Guanci, Activity #: 102273-D Acupuncture is one of the oldest medical procedures used in the world today. It looks at the body as a whole, rather than focusing on individual symptoms. Acupuncture effectively targets and increases blood flow to specific parts of the body, providing the nourishment required for restoring our natural state of wellness. We will do yoga at a slower pace and focus on stretching all areas of the body, while releasing stress and tension from joints and muscles. Bring a mat and blanket.

Introduction to Yoga

Sunday, Nov. 13, 5 - 6:15 pm, $15, Function Rooms 1 & 2, Instructor: Joan Trubiano, Activity #: 102273-E This workshop is intended as an entry point to students who are new to yoga and want to start right at the beginning. It will introduce the fundamentals of alignment, breathing and mindfulness in foundational yoga postures. It’s a great way to stay limber and energetic. Yoga can also help improve these conditions: poor blood circulation, high blood pressure, arthritis, osteoporosis, limited mobility, lower back pain, difficulty breathing, headaches, tension or stress, and depression.

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THERAPEUTIC RECREATION The Burlington Recreation Department offers opportunities for interaction, growth and skill development through effective, therapeutic based programs for youth and adults who have a disabling condition and/ or illness. Our Recreation Therapy division can be reached at: [email protected].

Out & About

Adults 18+ with a disability, Fridays, 6:30 - 10 pm Join us for some fun outings! Twice a month we will enjoy a night out on the town. Activities may include local theater, sporting events, going to the movies, dining out, or themed socials. Sign up for one or all of the outings that interest you! A separate brochure and registration form are available. Please contact the Recreation Department if you would like more information or to be added to the mailing list for seasonal Out & About brochures.

Spectacular Saturdays

Adults 18+ with a disability, Saturdays, Sept. 24 - Dec. 10 Join us for a Saturday filled with activities! Karate, Zumba fitness, and a theater class fill our morning with fun and dynamic ways to keep our bodies busy and our minds sharp. In the afternoon, we will work on important life skills while cooking and preparing a healthy lunch for each other, followed by bowling at a new location: Wamesit Lanes! A separate brochure and registration form will be available. Please contact the Recreation Department for details.

Therapeutic Horseback Riding

Ages 3+ with a disability, Mondays, Aug. 29 - Oct. 24 (Not 9/5), 4 - 5 pm, $195 (8 weeks), Ironstone Farm: 450 Lowell Street, Andover, Activity #: 193009-A Challenge Unlimited at Ironstone Farm is a therapeutic riding program whose focus is to help each individual achieve his/her fullest potential through the many benefits of horseback riding. In partnership with Ironstone Farm, we are excited to offer this program as a group lesson in which activities on horseback are adapted by a certified instructor in order to strengthen the development of fine and gross motor skills, provide sensory input, strengthen muscles, improve balance, coordination, and endurance, as well as increase attention span, determination and ambition. *A few additional forms as well as a 30 minute evaluation at the farm must be completed prior to the first lesson in order to ensure safe and appropriate programming.

Outdoor Rock Climbing with Waypoint Adventure

Ages 8+ with a disability, Saturday, Oct. 15, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm, $55 (one clinic), Middlesex Fells Reservation, Medford MA, Instructors: Waypoint Staff, Activity #: 192809-A Waypoint Rock Climbing programs provide a supportive and challenging environment for beginners and experienced climbers alike. During this program, you will be encouraged to confront your limitations and attain your goals – all within the framework of self-discovery and fun! Waypoint will provide adaptive equipment, personal instruction, ample climbing time, and trained staff who will support and instruct you as you experience the benefits and freedom that are found in this amazing sport. Transportation will be provided. A bus for participants, Rec staff, 1:1 assistants, and 1 parent or guardian per participant, will leave from and return to the Recreation Center. (Parent/guardian accompaniment is encouraged. Bus transportation optional: you may arrange your own transportation as desired.)

Community Ser vice Club

Ages 13+ with a disability, Thursdays (once a month) starting Sept. 8, 5:30 - 7 pm, No Fee, Recreation Conference Room, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS, Activity #: 190909-A Here is our chance to give back a little! Community Service Club is an opportunity for us to get together and lend a helping hand within our community. We will meet the first Thursday of every month to plan and organize ways in which we can help others. On occasion, we will come together on another day and time of the week to carry out our plans. The possibilities are endless, and up to you! So come join in to help give back, make some new friends, and have fun! 21

THERAPEUTIC RECREATION Modified Yoga for Kids

Ages 6 - 12 with a disability, Saturdays, Sept. 10 – Nov. 5 (Not 10/15), 12:45 - 1:45 pm, $50 (8 weeks) Function Room 1, Instructor: Karen Pickette, Activity #: 190509-A Yoga can be very beneficial for individuals with disabilities and for children with attention deficits and/or hyperactivity through both the physical postures and breath work. Each yoga pose can be modified or adapted to meet the needs of each participant, and may be performed with the instructor’s active assistance as needed. Yoga postures, or asanas, can be performed on the floor or while seated in a chair or wheelchair, and help to improve body awareness, self-control, flexibility, strength, and coordination. Yoga helps to channel impulsiveness and excess energy in a calming and positive way while providing sensory and motor input, all in a supportive and accepting environment.

Music Playgroup

Ages 0 - 3 with a caregiver (all abilities welcome) Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Nov. 1, 9:30 - 10:15 am, $85 (8 weeks) Function Room 1, Instructor: Reach 4 Real Music, Activity #: 190709-A This class is a music-based, structured playgroup taught by the staff of Reach 4 Real Adaptive Music Programs. Babies will be introduced to the wonders of music through songs, rhymes, and interactive movement. Instructor(s) will provide lyrics to caregivers and lead sing-alongs and music activities.

Music and Movement

Ages 6 - 12, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Nov. 1, 3 - 4pm, $95 (8 weeks), Function Room 1 Instructor: Reach 4 Real Music, Activity #: 191009-A Come join the fun and explore this introductory music & movement class that focuses on enhancing your child’s fine and gross motor skills. A great way for elementary aged children to engage in music education, instrument exploration and music activities that will stimulate their minds and release physical energy after a long day at school. This class is taught by the staff of Reach 4 Real Adaptive Music Programs and is inclusive to those of all abilities.

Fun with Music

Ages 3 - 5 with a caregiver (all abilities welcome), $95 (8 weeks), Function Room 1 Instructor: Reach 4 Real Music Come have fun with music in this inclusive music class for caregivers & their young learners! Students will explore a variety of music through singing and playing songs, gross and fine motor movements, and free play with preschool friendly toys that we can make music with! This class is taught by the staff of Reach 4 Real Adaptive Music Programs and is inclusive to those of all abilities. Day Date Time Activity # Tuesdays Sept. 13 - Nov. 1 10:30 - 11:30 am 191209-A Saturdays Sept. 17 - Nov. 5 9 - 10 am 191209-B

Percussion and Drumming Group

Ages 13 - 22, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Nov. 1, 4:15 - 5:15 pm, $85 (8 weeks), Function Room 1 Instructor: Reach 4 Real Music, Activity #: 192309-A Join a new and exciting music class for teenagers and young adults! Students will use a variety of percussion instruments to explore rhythm and sounds. This class focuses on enhancing students’ ability to follow direction, social skill building, and encourages participation, turn taking and working as a group. This class is taught by the staff of Reach 4 Real Adaptive Music Programs and is inclusive to those of all abilities.

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THERAPEUTIC RECREATION Adaptive Gymnastics

Mondays, Sept. 12 - Nov. 7 (Not 10/10), $80 (8 weeks), BHS Gymnastics Gym Director: Jourdan Marino This new gymnastics program is designed for children through grade 12 with a disability. A high ratio of staff to participants and specialized instruction will ensure safety, the ability for participants to progress at their own pace, and a supportive and positive class environment! Participants will use gymnastics equipment to focus on strength, balance, flexibility and body awareness. Gymnastics is a great opportunity for your child to set personal goals, get some energy out, and interact with peers. Age Time Activity # Grades 1 - 5 3:30 - 4:30 pm 191609-A Grades 6 - 12 4:30 - 5:30 pm 191609-B

Burlington Pride Soccer

Burlington Pride Floor Hockey

Ages 13+ with a disability, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Oct. 18, 6:30 - 8 pm, $25 (6 weeks), Marvin Field, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS, Activity #: 191909-A Let’s kick it! This fall we will give soccer a try, and focus on the fundamentals of the game. We will work on developing skills in dribbling, passing, shooting, and teamwork.

Ages 13+ with a disability, Tuesdays, Nov. 1 - Dec. 6, 6:30 - 8 pm, $25 (6 weeks) Location: TBD, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS Activity #: 191409-A As the weather gets colder, we will move indoors and try our hand at floor hockey. Skills of the game include stick handling, shooting, and passing. A great activity for hand-eye coordination, exercise, and fun!

Junior Pride Soccer

Junior Pride Floor Hockey

Ages 6 - 12 with a disability, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Oct. 18, 5:30 - 6:30pm, $25 (6 weeks) Marvin Field, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS Activity #: 191909-B This program offers a new opportunity for kids with different abilities, who just want to play the game for fun! This non-competitive sports league is a chance for children who may need a little extra support and understanding to learn the fundamentals and skills of soccer, socialize with their peers, and get some exercise and fresh air! We will learn to dribble, pass, shoot, and work together as a team.

Ages 6 - 12 with a disability, Tuesdays, Nov. 1 - Dec. 6, 5:30 - 6:30 pm, $25 (6 weeks) Location: TBD, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS Activity #: 191409-B As the weather gets colder, we will move indoors and try our hand at floor hockey. Skills of the game include stick handling, shooting, and passing. A great activity for hand-eye coordination, exercise, and fun in a non-competitive and supportive environment.

Mini Pride Floor Hockey

Ages 3 - 5 with a disability, Tuesdays, Nov. 1 - 22, 3:15 - 4 pm, $20 (4 weeks) Recreation Gym, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS Activity #: 191409-C We will use safe foam hockey sticks and a ball to introduce the exciting sport of floor hockey! Parent involvement is strongly encouraged as we learn to pass, shoot, and play floor hockey. Great for hand-eye coordination and spacial awareness.

Mini Pride Soccer

Ages 3 - 5 with a disability, Tuesdays, Sept. 13 - Oct. 4, 3:15 - 4 pm, $20 (4 weeks) Recreation Gym, Instructor: Laurel Rossiter, CTRS Activity #: 191909-C Join us for an introduction to soccer for the little ones! Parent involvement is strongly encouraged in this program as we learn to play the game of soccer. Sports are a great way for young children to build confidence, have fun, and interact with their peers in a supportive team environment.

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SENIORS Pickleball

Mondays, Sept. 12 - Dec. 19 (Not 10/10), 2:30 - 4:30 pm, $5 drop-in fee, Recreation Gym Come join us for some fun! Pickleball is a sport rapidly growing in popularity. Roll up the joy of playing tennis and badminton, toss in a wiffle-like ball and you’ve got a game of Pickleball! No pre-registration required. Please stop by the office on your way to the gym to pay for $5 drop-in fee.

Senior Citizen’s Ceramics

Thursdays, Sept. 15 - Nov. 17, 9:30 - 11:30 am, $80 (10 weeks) Ceramics Room, Instructor: Carol Collins, Activity #: 141207-A Produce beautifully finished ceramic pieces for your home or to give as gifts. Instruction, paints and firing are included. There are additional costs for greenware, brushes, and cleaning tools.

B.E.S.T. (Balance, Energy, Strength Training)

Fridays, Oct. 7 – Dec. 23, (Not 11/11 & 11/25) 9:15 – 10:15 am, $30 (10 weeks), Recreation Gym Instructor: Patricia Marfione , Activity #: 111807-A Exercise is the key to staying strong, energetic and healthy as you get older. This class is only for those 55+ who want to age well, live life to the fullest and have fun while strength training, balancing, moving and stretching. Bring a mat, sneakers, comfortable clothing and hand weights. Other fun equipment will be provided.

Zumba Gold

Age 50+, Instructor: Mary Ellen Reardon Zumba Gold was designed for the active, older adult, the true beginner, and/or people who are not used to exercising. Zumba Gold is done at a much lower intensity. The same Latin styles of music and dance are used and it is just as fun as the regular Zumba classes. Zumba Gold strives to improve balance, strength, flexibility and most importantly, the heart. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water. Enjoy the Latin and other international rhythms. Dance yourself into fitness with Zumba Gold! Day Dates Time Fee Location Activity Tuesdays Oct. 4 - Dec. 20 10:50 - 11:50 am Rec. Gym 116407-A $25 (12 weeks) Tuesdays 12 - 1 pm Murray Kelly Wing 116407-B Wednesdays Oct. 5 - Dec. 21 8:30 - 9:30 am $25 Rec. Gym 116407-C (12 weeks) Saturdays Oct. 1 - Dec. 17 10 - 11 am $23 Murray Kelly Wing 116407-D (Not 11/26) (11 weeks)

Club 55+

The Recreation Department Club 55+ Program Committee has announced the following program schedule for active senior citizens. Most programs are ongoing; others start in September. Most activities are free, and those that require a fee will be on a pay-as-you-attend basis. Please call the Recreation Department to register and become a Club 55+ member. For more information, call 781-270-1695. Activity Day Activity Day Horseshoes Mondays through Oct. Sing-a-long Wednesdays, Sept. - Dec. Bowling Tuesdays (starting in Oct.) Pool Wednesdays (starting in Oct.) Golf Tuesdays through Oct. Tennis Thursdays through Oct. Bocce Wednesdays through Oct. Cribbage Thursdays ongoing Whist Fridays ongoing 24

TRIPS & TOURS Trips & Tours Policies Cancellations

The Recreation Department cannot guarantee bus transportation in the event of stormy weather or other causes beyond our control. If transportation is not provided, the Recreation Department will refund the amount you were charged for the bus. However, the Recreation Department cannot give refunds for ticket admission fees if the performance is held.

Bus Times

If a bus departure time is not listed, please contact the Recreation Department one week prior to the trip date to confirm departure time.

Trip Information

The Recreation Department office has more specific informational fliers for most of our trips. You can access these fliers on our website at www.burlingtonrecreation.org or in person.

Upcoming Trips Sunday, October 2 A Colorful Autumn Day $101 per person Activity #: 00924

December 7 – 9 White Mountain Hotel $399 per person (double occupancy) Activity#: 00911

Saturday, October 15 Connecticut River Rail & Sail $122 per person Activity #: 00918

Saturday, December 10 New York City Shopping $85 per person Activity #: 00920

October 16 – 19 Penn Dutch $654 per person (double occupancy) Activity #: 00919

Sunday, December 11 Portland Symphony $165 per person Activity #: 00922

Saturday, November 12 NYC – Radio City $169 per person Activity #: 00925

March 11 – 17, 2017 Iceland’s Northern Lights $3,249 per person (double occupancy) Activity #: 00923

December 3 – 4 NYC with Rockettes $398 per person (double occupancy) Activity #: 00921

July 4 – 16, 2017 Alaska Discovery Land & Cruise Starts at $5,499 per person (double occupancy) Activity #: 00926

For more information and registration forms, please visit: www.burlingtonrecreation.org

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COMMUNITY EVENTS Burlington Municipal Truck Day

All Ages, Sunday, Sept. 18, 10 am – 3 pm, Location: Town Common “Kids” of all ages (infants to grandparents) are invited to enjoy a free, fun-filled day at Burlington’s Eighteenth Annual Municipal Truck Day. Come hear the sirens and horns and get a close-up view of a variety of vehicles.

Topsfield Fair Tickets

The Recreation Department will sell discount general admission tickets for the Topsfield Fair. The Topsfield Fair, America’s oldest fair, will be held Sept. 30 – Oct. 10, 2016. Residents may purchase tickets at the Recreation Department office at a discounted rate of $9.

Halloween Spooktacular

All Ages, Saturday, Oct. 22, 3:30 – 6 pm, Simond’s Park Ghosts and goblins will fill the air; witches may fly by so beware! With Halloween just days away, who knows what evil spirits are headed our way. Join us at Simond’s Park and don’t let the fun that is Halloween pass you by! Throw on your costume and come on down, there’s no better place for tricks or treats, than right here in town! It’s almost SCARY the amount of fun we’ll be having!

Big Tom Turkey Hunt

Saturday, Nov. 19, 1 pm, Recreation Center, Activity #100547-A The Recreation Department will hide five paper turkeys and one “LIVE” turkey somewhere in Burlington and you will have to follow the clues to catch these cagey birds! Participants will meet at the Recreation Center at 1:00 pm where a packet of clues will be handed out. Then it is up to you to pick which of the “Toms” you want to look for. If you are lucky enough to bag one of our feathered friends, you will be awarded a certificate for a free turkey from Roche Bros grocery store. After finding a turkey, you must return to the Recreation Department to receive your certificate. Please pre-register by November 14 so we know how many people will be participating.

Breakfast with Santa

Sunday, Dec. 4, $15 per person (all ages), 9 am – Noon, Location: TBD Join us as we celebrate this wonderful time of year with an exciting Breakfast with Santa Claus. Tickets will

not go on sale until October 30 and can be purchased at the Recreation Department. For more information, please call the Recreation Department at 270-1695. *Breakfast will consist of silver dollar pancakes, scrambled eggs, cold cereal, bacon, coffee, tea, assorted juices, and milk.

Burlington Dog Park

The Burlington Recreation Department has been working hard on developing a dog park for the coummunity. After many months of meetings Rahanis Park was identified as the location for the new park. The park will allow owners and their dogs a secure area to socialize and exercise in a safe, unleashed environment. The Friends of the Burlington Dog Park, Inc. is working with the Recreation Department to hold a fundraiser on Saturday, October 15 from 11:00 am - 2:00 pm at Rahanis Park. The event, “Burlington Goes to the Dogs Day” will feature events for owners and dogs alike, including contests, K9 exhibition(s), face painting, dog painting, an agility course, vendors, food trucks and more.. For more information on the park or to become a ponsor for the event please go to: burlingtonrecreation.org and click on the dog park tab.

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POLICIES & PROCEDURES Age Requirement

If a minimum age is specified for a program listed in this brochure, a child must be that age on the program starting date.

Grade Requirement

The grade specified for certain programs refers to the school grade the child is in during the 2016 - 2017 school year.

Birth Certificates

If your child is 5 years old or younger and you are registering for a Recreation Department program for the first time, please enclose a copy of your child’s birth certificate.

Refund Guidelines

1. If you decide to cancel a registration, please notify the Recreation Department as soon as possible prior to the program starting date. 2. If you give sufficient notice of cancellation, the Recreation Department may be able to give you a full or partial refund. There will be a $10 processing charge for all refunds given. Please inquire about a refund at the time you cancel your registration. 3. If you cancel your registration for a program for which the Recreation Department has paid deposits, purchased equipment or incurred other expenses on your behalf; your refund, if any, will be reduced by the amount of the expenses incurred. 4. Refunds take 2-4 weeks to process. If payment was made by check or cash, a check from the Town will be mailed. If paid by credit card, your credit card will be refunded. If you have an outstanding balance, the refund will be automatically applied to the balance.

Cancellations

Please call the Cancellation Line at (781)270-1695 (option 3), visit our Facebook page (www.facebook. com/burlingtonrecreation), or follow us on Twitter (@Burlington_Rec) when you have any doubt about weather cancellations. In most instances, the Recreation Department will try to notify participants of a change or cancellation by email. Please be advised that some programs may continue to run outside in inclement and/or adverse weather conditions. Recreation programs may run even if the Burlington Schools cancel school and/or afternoon activities.

Make-Ups

The Recreation Department will attempt to make up cancelled classes, but we cannot guarantee that all classes will be made up.

Facility Rental

Burlington’s Recreation Center at the Center for Human Services is available to rent on a spaceavailable basis. Facilities at the center include meeting rooms, function rooms, and a gymnasium. Sorry, the center is not available for private functions. For further information, please contact the Recreation Department.

Ser ving People with Disabilities

The Recreation Department is committed to providing recreational opportunities for residents of all ages and abilities. If you or a family member needs special accommodations to participate in the Town’s recreation activities, please contact our CTRS, Laurel Rossiter at 781-270-1937.

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance is available! Contact the Recreation Department for more information.

Discount Movie Tickets

Non-Residents

Non-residents may register for programs beginning three weeks after resident registration begins. At the Director of Parks and Recreation’s discretion, some programs or events may only be open to Burlington residents. There is an additional $10 fee for nonresidents.

Available at the Recreation Department AMC Theatre Movie Tickets: $9.25* Showcase Cinema Tickets: $8.50 *AMC tickets are valid for any movie EXCEPT those distributed by The Walt Disney Company, including, but not limited to Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm, LTD titles.

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