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    131410 - Running For All Levels

    Are you interested in learning how to train to increase your running fitness? Are you interested in getting back into running for exercise but need guidance and motivation? Come learn dynamic warm-ups and strength exercises that prevent injuries and learn different ways to get fitter and stronger as a runner! This program is designed for all levels and abilities and is coached by an Ironman World Championship qualifier who has coached running for 17 years!

    1) Our Running for All Levels Program will be held on Thursdays and will meet at the New Britain Avenue/Oakridge Parking Lot. In case of inclement weather, please contact Farmington Recreation at 860.675.2540.

    2) Facemasks are expected to be worn by parents/guardians upon arrival and in public when 6' social distance cannot be maintained. Please arrive with a facemask available upon check-in.

    3) Participants may be required to wear a mask during our classes pending State of Connecticut guidelines.

    4) It is expected that all participants bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitize at the start, during breaks and at the conclusion of the lessons.

    5) Please consider others and stay at home if you have any of the symptoms related to COVID-19.

    CONCUSSION INFORMATION:
    Per Connecticut General Statutes, programs that service children ages 7 - 19 who engage in an athletic activity such as an organized game or competition against another team or in preparation for a game or competition or who attend an athletic camp or clinic in which the purpose is to train, instruct, or prepare the participant to engage in an organized athletic game or competition to provide a written or electronic statement on the signs and symptoms of concussions to each athlete and parent/guardian upon registration. Information can be found by visiting www.cdc.gov/headsup/.

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    Add to Cart131410-01Running For All LevelsTh05/20/21- 06/24/21 6:00 PM- 7:00 PM15 years and UpFee DetailsEnrollment Details

    131420 - Biking for All Levels

    Would you like to get more comfortable on a bike or build your cycling endurance? Do you want to increase your biking fitness so you can get faster and bike farther? You will be coached through proper warm-ups for cycling, bike safety checks, what to take on a bike ride, how to change a flat tire, how to draft safely and learn different ways to train. This program is designed for all levels and abilities and is coached by an Ironman World Championship qualifier who has coached biking for 17 years!

    1) Our Biking for All Levels Program will be held on Mondays and will meet at the New Britain Avenue/Oakridge Parking Lot. In case of inclement weather, please contact Farmington Recreation at 860.675.2540.

    2) Facemasks are expected to be worn by parents/guardians upon arrival and in public when 6' social distance cannot be maintained. Please arrive with a facemask available upon check-in.

    3) Participants may be required to wear a mask during our classes, pending State of Connecticut guidelines.

    4) It is expected that all participants bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitize at the start, during breaks and at the conclusion of the lessons.

    5) Please consider others and stay at home if you have any of the symptoms related to COVID-19.

    CONCUSSION INFORMATION:
    Per Connecticut General Statutes, programs that service children ages 7 - 19 who engage in an athletic activity such as an organized game or competition against another team or in preparation for a game or competition or who attend an athletic camp or clinic in which the purpose is to train, instruct, or prepare the participant to engage in an organized athletic game or competition to provide a written or electronic statement on the signs and symptoms of concussions to each athlete and parent/guardian upon registration. Information can be found by visiting www.cdc.gov/headsup/.

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    Add to Cart131420-01Biking for All LevelsM05/17/21- 06/28/21 6:00 PM- 7:00 PM15 years and UpFee DetailsEnrollment Details

    201041 - Martial Arts, Mighty Mites

    201041 - Martial Arts, Mighty Mites

    Farmington Recreation's Mighty Mites program is an introduction to Martial Arts for those ages 4 - 6 years old. Flexibility, coordination, balance, and self-confidence will be developed through participation in this introduction to Martial Arts program. Please wear socks, sneakers, and comfortable clothing. As participants progress through the program, they may be asked to join our Beginner Martial Arts program currently held on Tuesday & Thursday evenings.

    Session 1 Make Up Date: 4/7


    ENTRY/EXIT PROTOCOL
    1) This program is scheduled at the Farmington Community & Senior Center, 321 New Britain Avenue, Unionville.

    2) Participants should check-in, enter and exit through the main entrance of the building. Parents and participants are asked to wear a facemask while approaching the building and upon check-in. Participants will be directed to Room C upon check-in. Parents will not be able to wait indoors during class. Parents are asked to wait outside near or in their vehicles during class.

    PUBLIC HEALTH PROTOCOL (Subject to Change)
    This program is considered a Moderate Risk Program that involves close, sustained contact, but with protective equipment in place that may reduce the likelihood of respiratory particle transmission between participants OR intermittent close contact OR group sports OR sports that use equipment that canít be cleaned between participants. Please take note of the public health protocols list below prior to registration.

    1) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants shall conduct daily symptom assessments (self-evaluation) and stay home if they are experiencing any symptoms related to COVID-19.

    2) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants are required to wear a cloth face covering/mask at all times while inside the gymnasium/facility.

    3) Parents/guardians will not be able to wait indoors during this program. Spectators are not permitted.

    4) It is expected that all participants bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitize at the start, during breaks and at the conclusion of the program.

    5) Water fountains are not available for use. Participants shall bring plenty of water.

    6) Unless directed by the instructor, participants may/shall not bring their own materials/supplies to this program. All materials/supplies shall be sanitized by the instructor(s) at the start and at the conclusion of the program.

    7) If an event organizer, staff member, coach or participant who has been present in the program is diagnosed with COVID-19 or listed as a direct contact with an individual diagnosed with COVID-19 the Town of Farmingtonís Recreation Supervisor must be notified about the exposure.

    8) Due to the current public health situation, registration is open to residents of towns within the Farmington Valley Health District.

    CONCUSSION INFORMATION
    Per Connecticut General Statutes, programs that service children ages 7 - 19 who engage in an athletic activity such as an organized game or competition against another team or in preparation for a game or competition or who attend an athletic camp or clinic in which the purpose is to train, instruct, or prepare the participant to engage in an organized athletic game or competition to provide a written or electronic statement on the signs and symptoms of concussions to each athlete and parent/guardian upon registration. Information can be found by visiting www.cdc.gov/headsup/.

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    Read Notice201041-01Martial Arts, Mighty MitesW03/03/21- 03/31/21 5:30 PM- 6:00 PM4 years to under 7 yearsFee DetailsEnrollment Details
    Add to Cart201041-02Martial Arts, Mighty MitesW04/21/21- 05/19/21 5:30 PM- 6:00 PM4 years to under 7 yearsFee DetailsEnrollment Details
    Add to Cart201041-03Martial Arts, Mighty MitesW05/26/21- 06/23/21 5:30 PM- 6:00 PM4 years to under 7 yearsFee DetailsEnrollment Details

    211041 - Martial Arts, Beginner

    211041 - Martial Arts, Beginner

    Flexibility, coordination, strength and self-confidence will be developed through participation in this ancient practice. Students will be introduced to the traditional techniques of karate and jujitsu. The karate gi is recommended.






    ENTRY/EXIT PROTOCOL
    1) The January 19 - February 25 session is scheduled at the Farmington Youth Center, 23 School Street, Unionville.

    2) The March 2 - 30 session is scheduled at the Farmington Community & Senior Center, 321 New Britain Avenue, Unionville.

    3) Participants should check-in, enter and exit through the main entrance of the building. Parents and participants are asked to wear a facemask while approaching the building and upon check-in. Parents will not be able to wait indoors during class. Parents are asked to wait outside near or in their vehicles during class.

    PUBLIC HEALTH PROTOCOL (Subject to Change)
    This program is considered a Moderate Risk Program that involves close, sustained contact, but with protective equipment in place that may reduce the likelihood of respiratory particle transmission between participants OR intermittent close contact OR group sports OR sports that use equipment that canít be cleaned between participants. Please take note of the public health protocols list below prior to registration.

    1) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants shall conduct daily symptom assessments (self-evaluation) and stay home if they are experiencing any symptoms related to COVID-19.

    2) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants are required to wear a cloth face covering/mask at all times while inside the gymnasium/facility.

    3) Parents/guardians will not be able to wait indoors during this program. Spectators are not permitted.

    4) It is expected that all participants bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitize at the start, during breaks and at the conclusion of the program.

    5) Water fountains are not available for use. Participants shall bring plenty of water.

    6) Unless directed by the instructor, participants may/shall not bring their own materials/supplies to this program. All materials/supplies shall be sanitized by the instructor(s) at the start and at the conclusion of the program.

    7) If an event organizer, staff member, coach or participant who has been present in the program is diagnosed with COVID-19 or listed as a direct contact with an individual diagnosed with COVID-19 the Town of Farmingtonís Recreation Supervisor must be notified about the exposure.

    8) Due to the current public health situation, registration is open to residents of towns within the Farmington Valley Health District.

    Session #1 Make-Up Dates: 2/23, 2/25

    Session #2 Make-Up Dates: 4/1, 4/6

    CONCUSSION INFORMATION
    Per Connecticut General Statutes, programs that service children ages 7 - 19 who engage in an athletic activity such as an organized game or competition against another team or in preparation for a game or competition or who attend an athletic camp or clinic in which the purpose is to train, instruct, or prepare the participant to engage in an organized athletic game or competition to provide a written or electronic statement on the signs and symptoms of concussions to each athlete and parent/guardian upon registration. Information can be found by visiting www.cdc.gov/headsup/.

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    Read Notice211041-01Martial Arts, BeginnerTu, Th01/19/21- 02/18/21 5:30 PM- 6:30 PM5 years 6 months to 10 yearsFee DetailsEnrollment Details
    Read Notice211041-02Martial Arts, BeginnerTu, Th03/02/21- 03/30/21 5:30 PM- 6:30 PM5 years 6 months to 10 yearsFee DetailsEnrollment Details

    221041 - Martial Arts, Intermediate

    221041 - Martial Arts, Intermediate

    Flexibility, coordination, strength and self-confidence will be developed through participation in this ancient practice. Students will be introduced to the traditional techniques of karate and jujitsu. The karate gi is recommended.






    ENTRY/EXIT PROTOCOL
    1) The January 19 - February 25 session is scheduled at the Farmington Youth Center, 23 School Street, Unionville.

    2) The March 2 - 30 session is scheduled at the Farmington Community & Senior Center, 321 New Britain Avenue, Unionville.

    3) Participants should check-in, enter and exit through the main entrance of the building. Parents and participants are asked to wear a facemask while approaching the building and upon check-in. Parents will not be able to wait indoors during class. Parents are asked to wait outside near or in their vehicles during class.

    PUBLIC HEALTH PROTOCOL (Subject to Change)
    This program is considered a Moderate Risk Program that involves close, sustained contact, but with protective equipment in place that may reduce the likelihood of respiratory particle transmission between participants OR intermittent close contact OR group sports OR sports that use equipment that canít be cleaned between participants. Please take note of the public health protocols list below prior to registration.

    1) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants shall conduct daily symptom assessments (self-evaluation) and stay home if they are experiencing any symptoms related to COVID-19.

    2) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants are required to wear a cloth face covering/mask at all times while inside the gymnasium/facility.

    3) Parents/guardians will not be able to wait indoors during this program. Spectators are not permitted.

    4) It is expected that all participants bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitize at the start, during breaks and at the conclusion of the program.

    5) Water fountains are not available for use. Participants shall bring plenty of water.

    6) Unless directed by the instructor, participants may/shall not bring their own materials/supplies to this program. All materials/supplies shall be sanitized by the instructor(s) at the start and at the conclusion of the program.

    7) If an event organizer, staff member, coach or participant who has been present in the program is diagnosed with COVID-19 or listed as a direct contact with an individual diagnosed with COVID-19 the Town of Farmingtonís Recreation Supervisor must be notified about the exposure.

    8) Due to the current public health situation, registration is open to residents of towns within the Farmington Valley Health District.

    Session #1 Make-Up Dates: 2/23, 2/25

    Session #2 Make-Up Dates: 4/1, 4/6

    CONCUSSION INFORMATION
    Per Connecticut General Statutes, programs that service children ages 7 - 19 who engage in an athletic activity such as an organized game or competition against another team or in preparation for a game or competition or who attend an athletic camp or clinic in which the purpose is to train, instruct, or prepare the participant to engage in an organized athletic game or competition to provide a written or electronic statement on the signs and symptoms of concussions to each athlete and parent/guardian upon registration. Information can be found by visiting www.cdc.gov/headsup/.

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    Read Notice221041-01Martial Arts, IntermediateTu, Th01/19/21- 02/18/21 6:45 PM- 7:45 PM8 years and UpFee DetailsEnrollment Details
    Read Notice221041-02Martial Arts, IntermediateTu, Th03/02/21- 03/30/21 6:45 PM- 7:45 PM8 years and UpFee DetailsEnrollment Details

    221410 - MPower Boys Running

    221410 - MPower Boys Running

    Finishing a 5K is an impressive achievement at any age. Imagine the sense of accomplishment and pride your son will feel when he crosses the finish line of his first 5K! MPower Boys Running will prepare him to do just that. Modeled after popular Couch-to-5K plans, MPowerís training program is designed for all levels of runners: from very beginners to experienced racers. We will concentrate on proper form and pacing while we build endurance over the weeks through a combination of running drills, games and core strength exercises. For more information, please visit: www.MpowerYouthSports.com.

    The program fee includes a t-shirt.

    In the case of inclement weather, the program may be held inside in the school gym, pending facility availability.

    This program typically prepares participants for a local "goal race," which will be determined pending State of Connecticut COVID-19 restrictions. Race registration is not included in the program fee.

    ENTRY/EXIT PROTOCOL
    1) This program is scheduled at the Irving Robbins Middle School athletic fields.

    2) Participants are asked to wear a facemask while checking in and may be required to wear masks during the program, pending guidelines set forth by the State of Connecticut and/or the Farmington Valley Health District. Per the REOPEN CT Sector Rules, all spectators are required wear facemasks or cloth face coverings that completely cover the nose and mouth while attending youth sporting events.

    PUBLIC HEALTH PROTOCOL (Subject to Change)
    This program is considered a Low to Moderate Risk Program that involves possible close, sustained contact, but with protective equipment in place that may reduce the likelihood of respiratory particle transmission between participants OR intermittent close contact OR group sports OR sports that use equipment that canít be cleaned between participants. Please take note of the public health protocols list below prior to registration.

    1) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants shall conduct daily symptom assessments (self-evaluation) and stay home if they are experiencing any symptoms related to COVID-19.

    2) Event organizers, staff, coaches and participants may be required to wear a cloth face covering/mask at all times.

    3) It is expected that all participants bring their own hand sanitizer and sanitize at the start, during breaks and at the conclusion of the program.

    4) Unless directed by the instructor, participants may/shall not bring their own materials/supplies to this program. All materials/supplies shall be sanitized by the instructor(s) at the start and at the conclusion of the program.

    5) If an event organizer, staff member, coach or participant who has been present in the program is diagnosed with COVID-19 or listed as a direct contact with an individual diagnosed with COVID-19 the Town of Farmingtonís Recreation Supervisor must be notified about the exposure.

    CONCUSSION INFORMATION
    Per Connecticut General Statutes, programs that service children ages 7 - 19 who engage in an athletic activity such as an organized game or competition against another team or in preparation for a game or competition or who attend an athletic camp or clinic in which the purpose is to train, instruct, or prepare the participant to engage in an organized athletic game or competition to provide a written or electronic statement on the signs and symptoms of concussions to each athlete and parent/guardian upon registration. Information can be found by visiting www.cdc.gov/headsup/.

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    Add to Cart221410-01MPower Boys Ages 6 - 14Tu04/20/21- 06/01/21 6:00 PM- 7:00 PM6 years to under 15 yearsFee DetailsEnrollment Details
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