Rec notes and announcements:
Winter youth basketball and cheerleading registration will be Monday, 11/3 and Tuesday, 11/4 at 6 – 7:30 pm in the Town Hall. The catalog dates in the link below are incorrect.
Beginning Thursday, October 23rd, Newfield Recreation will be bringing Zumba Gold to its adult community. Held weekly from 5:15 – 6:00 PM, the class will focus on low impact dance and exercise for those wishing to try out Zumba. Led by Cindy Hoffman, certified “Gold” instructor, the class will be led in moving to the oldies and the latest in easy going music (no rap or offensive lyrics). As Cindy has said, “Anyone still young at heart with the desire to move is welcome. Thin, heavy, young or old; all are welcome. Experience is not necessary.” Age recommendation is for age 14 through senior citizen.
Zumba Gold focuses on those folks who are restricted in their movements due to age and/or injury. Most routines will even be done in chairs. All one needs is comfortable clothes, soft sole footwear, and a water bottle. Newfield Recreation invites you to come and dance, exercise or even just tap your feet. There is no cost for this initial offering which will run seven consecutive Thursdays through December 11th, excluding Thanksgiving. Registrations will be at the first class, held in room 68/49 of the elementary school.
For further information please contact Cindy Hoffman, Instructor, at 607-592-8699 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Reid Hoskins, Recreation Director, at 220-3461 or email@example.com
Welcome to the Town of Newfield Recreation Department.
We offer a variety of recreation opportunities for the community, and we are always looking to expand and improve our offerings. Almost all of our recreation programs are held on Newfield Central School District grounds or inside the school’s facilities. Without the support from the school district many of our programs would not be possible. In any community, communication is key. Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any ideas, questions or concerns by using the contact information at the bottom of this page.
The Recreation Department would like to extend its sympathy to the family of Brian Miller, who passed away recently. Brian was a longtime supporter and activist for Newfield Recreation programs and wore many hats as a volunteer, coach, and leader. He will be missed by all. On a personal note, I remember Brian’s passion for the basketball program and his drive to make it the best program for his son as well as all the children who participated. It was one of my first introductions to the Newfield Community and he and Stacy made me feel at home. You might disagree with Brian but you could not help but respect his dedication and drive to do things to the best of his ability. And he did.
As a gesture of Brian’s love of community and especially youth sports, his family has asked that donations can be made to the Newfield Recreation Department. A dedicated fund has been created for these donations and an appropriate use will be found for them in the near future. We are grateful for this lasting memorial to Brian.
More information on all these programs and answers to any recreation questions concerning our community may be found in our online catalog, link below; or by contacting the Recreation Department (information at the bottom of the page).