Recreation

 

 

 

***Our mailing AND physical address is now 100 Fairway Drive,

 

North Kingstown***


Some of the forms were made prior to the change please

disregard any other address indicated and mail to the above

address

 

If you are wondering if an event was cancelled or where the rain location may be (if

any) feel free to contact our rain line for ANY event!  401-268-1543

 

 

Welcome to the North Kingstown Recreation Department, your

link to our towns Leisure Activities!

 

 
 ****Most of our programs are available to register online click here...

 

 

 

 

 2017 BEACH PASSES WILL BE AVAILABLE STARTING MAY 15 $10.00 PER

 

 

VEHICLE SENIORS ARE FREEBRING PROOF OF RESIDENCE AND

 

 

REGISTRATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stay abreast of all our activites for male or females of any age...

Email Al Southwick ( asouthwick@northkingstown.org ) today and tell him you want to join the email distribution

list. For childrens activities we will need your email, your child's name, date of birth and school he/she is

attending. For adult programs we will need your name and email. Either way you will be notified as soon as a new

event or activity is scheduled!

 

Looking for a hall to rent for an event your planning? Feel free to

contact us about our Cold Spring Community Center with several

different rental options including but not limited to a band stand,

tables and chairs, different room sizes, and kitchen option all with

a beautiful view of the stunning North Kingstown Town Beach!

We also offer a discounted rate to our North Kingstown Residents

and Non-profit organizations

(call 401-294-3331 x241or email

cdumas@northkingstown.org to preview the venue and check for availability)
 
Attnetion to Community Center Renters!! Effective SEPTEMBER 1, 2016 there will be a refundable deposit due when you book your event $25.00 room key fee that you will recieve back when returning the key and a $75.00 refundable damage deposit to cover any damages or cleaning that is necessary after your departure. If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to contact us

                                                      


 

 

Busy Bodies 

This program runs year round, watch the attachments below for the sign up for the current sessions!

FOR YOUNGSTERS ON THE MOVE 

Ages 18 months – PreK 

 ENROLL YOUR CHILD IN A PROGRAM THAT USES A FUN AND EDUCATIONAL ENVIRONMENT TO DEVELOP COORDINATION, MOTOR SKILLS, SELF-EXPRESSION, AND COOPERATION SKILL  

You can register your child at the Recreation Department, 80 Boston Neck Rd, NK, 02852 or by Mail to the Rec Dept. Former students may register by email: mcroteau2@verizion.net and mail fee to the recreation dept.  Registration will continue until classes are full.  Classes are filled on a first come, first served basis.  

GROUP                             AGE                 DAY              TIME

*Parent & Child – One on One*   18months to 2 Years     Tuesday           10:00 – 10:45 AM
Early Two’s-One on One*       2 Years to 2 ½ Years      Tuesday             11:00 – 11:45 AM
Terrific Two’s                            2 ½ to 3 ½ Years           Friday              10:00 – 10:45 AM
Preschoolers                         3 ½ & Up                      Friday              11:00 – 11:45 AM 

*Parent & Child- One on One class:  Parents are required to work with their child to stay on task and stay with class. 

 All classes will be held at COLD SPRING COMMUNITY CENTER, 30 Beach Street. For additional information please e-mail Melissa at mcroteau2@verizon.net.

  To be placed on the Busy Bodies distribution list: email mcroteau2@verizon.net

  Please fill out the attached registration form and a North Kingstown Recreation Waiver 

 

 

Yoga

Yoga is available year round at the Cold Spring Community Center Monday's 8:30am-10:00am & 6:30-8:00pm & Wednesday 6:30-8:00pm

 

Cost is $15.00 for a drop in or $110.00 for 10 classes. Hope to see you there!


 


 

 

After Work Exercise Classes

Every week is something different!  Join us for dancing, weight lifting, aerobics, stretching, chair exercises and some town chatter to share what else is going on locally!

Anyone is welcome!

Try the class for the first time for free, after that it is ONLY $5.00 per session

5:30pm-6:30pm on Mondays at the Cold Spring Community Center

If you have Questions, concerns or just for more information call Pat 401-294-1613

 

 

 

ADULT TENNIS LEAGUE: CONTACT TRACY MILLER

 

northkingstowntennis@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 North Kingstown Dramatics Presents INTO THE WOODS!

 This program is designed to introduce students to basic acting techniques including the use of voice, body and facial expressions as well as body limbering and stretching. The students will also be introduced to set design and construction, costuming, programs, lights and sound. Whether the student is one who likes to be "center stage" or prefers to work behind the scenes, there is something for every student interested in theater. Classes will culminate in a full-scale production to be held at NK High School. Students enrolled in classes are not compelled to participate in the production. Note: Only those who enroll and attend in the classes will be allowed to audition. **Must be a North Kingstown Resident to participate**

 YOU’RE INVITED!!:

Rehearsal Dates: A maximum of 25 two-hour rehearsal sessions, depending
on the cast size and production choice from 3/29/17-6/21/17
Tech Rehearsal /NKHS *Performers must be available for a mandatory tech rehearsals at the
high school June 22nd & 23rd 2015 -- 5:00-9:00pm.
Performances: June 24, 2017 Saturday, 7pm

 

 

 

 

 SUMMER 2017!!

If you are looking for anymore information please look at the PDFs at the bottom of this page

 

 

NORTH KINGSTOWN FIREWORKS JULY 1st, RAINDATE JULY 3rd AT DARK. LAFAYETTE BAND STARTS 7PM

 

North Kingstown Arts Council presents: The Summer Concert Series Tuesdays at the Town Beach. Bring Seating. RAIN LOCATION: NK High School. The concerts are free; donations are accepted.  Scheduled performers; STARTING AT 7PM: June 6 – Brass Attack, June 13 – New 40, June 20 – Paula Claire, June 27 – Gov Own 88th, July 11 – Driftwoods, July 18 – NE Groove,  July 25 - Black Tie Band,  August 1 – The URI Jazz Concert Celebrating 125 years.  BEGINNING AT 6:30PM: August 8 –  Avenue A, August 15 –  RI Redneck.

 

Children’s Entertainment Series on Thursdays, starting at 6:30PM at the Town Beach. Bring a lawn chair, picnic basket and friends. RAIN LOCATION: Cold Spring Community Center at Town Beach. June 29 – Bill Harley, July 6 – Vanessa Trien, July 13 – T Bone, July 20 – Keith Munslow, AND July 27 – Cool Banana Wig. Donations are accepted/$3.00 per family suggested.

For more information on the concerts or other Arts Council events please visit www.nkartscouncil.org

 

 

         PLAYGROUNDS: RESIDENTS ONLY! Monday through Friday, beginning Monday, June 26 to August 18, $200 FEE from 9 AM TO 1:00pm; or $300 FEE from 9AM TO 4 PM. 6 TO 13 YEAR OLDS (age    by September 1st of this year)! Includes games and activities. Field trips not included. ****NEW Extended Morning Care Program 8-9am at Wilson then bussed to appropriate camp****

o    PLAYGROUND LOCATIONS FROM 9 AM TO 4 PM: Wilson Park, Hamilton School, Forest Park School, McGinn Park (On School Street)

 

 

 

        TEEN EXTREME: Boys and Girls, ages 12, 13 & 14 (Age on first day of camp). Three separate weeks ($360.00 each) of high action activities.  Municipal Building Court Room– Saturday, May 13th

9-2pm. LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE IN WEEK 1, 2 & 3

 

 

      

 

     GIRLS SUMMER SOFTBALL PROGRAM-$40: REGISTRATION, TUESDAY JUNE 6th, 6-7 PM IN THE COLD SPRING COMMUNITY CENTER. AGES 5 – 12 (AGE IS ON JANUARY 1ST, 2017).

 

 

 

 

      GYMNASTICS-$50 (Hamilton Elementary): 1:30 to 3:30 PM, Ages 6 To 13, Mon, Wed and Fri, June

26-July 28

 

 

 

 

 

Missoula Childrens Theatre: Beauty Lou and The Country Beast

Make sure that you can be available to fulfill this commitment. The audition, for six through sixteen year olds, will be on Monday, August 14th from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM in the Cold Spring Community Center at the Town Beach. THOSE WHO ARE CHOSEN WILL HAVE TO SIGN A WAIVER AND HELP DEFRAY A PORTION OF THE COST. THE FEE WILL BE $60. Rehearsals will be scheduled 10:00 AM to 2:30 PM (1/2 hour off for lunch) on August 14th (immediately following the audition), and the afternoons of August 15th, 16th, 17th and 18th (full dress rehearsal at North Kingstown High School). Although not all cast members will be needed for every session, those auditioning must have a clear schedule for the entire week and be able to attend any rehearsals necessary for their role. The performances will be at North Kingstown High School at 4 PM and 7 PM on Saturday, August 19TH. We are sure many of you will want to be a part of this great tradition. It will be fun and rewarding! Tickets can be purchased for $10 (open seating) each after May 1st. Make checks to: Town of North Kingstown and mail to the address below. We encourage those who are not in the play to attend the performance.

 

 Yoga For Teen Girls


Join us for this NEW six week teen yoga series with Tedessa Doff!
Tedessa will teach a strong vinyasa flow, connecting breath with movement. Other great health benefits include fostering self-awareness, self-compassion and an overall feeling of wellbeing during a pivotal time of a girl's life. Participants will learn to use their breath to ease stress and calm the mind, in the peaceful setting of The North Kingstown Town Beach.
(rain location inside the community center)


This class is targeted for girls ages 12+.
Every Wednesday 5:30-6:30pm
JULY 12th – August 16th


Location: Cold Spring Community, 30 Beach Street on the grassy area near the band stand
Cost for the 6 week program is $50.00

 

 

 JUNIOR GOLF SCHOOL

 AGES: Six and up.


FEE: $115 per student if paid by June 19th, $140 if paid after June 19th.


DATES: The school will be conducted once a week for five weeks beginning Wednesday, June 28th and running through Thursday,

July 27th. You will have a choice of either a Wednesday or Thursday session.


TIMES: Classes begin at 4:30 sharp and last one hour and fifteen minutes.


CONTENT: The school will provide instruction in etiquette, grip and stance, iron shots, wood shots, chipping and putting, and wedge and bunker play.


CLUBS: If your child has their own clubs they should bring them to each session. The golf shop stocks individual junior clubs and sets at very reasonable prices. These work much better than cut down adult clubs.


GROUPS: One instructor per 10 students, so the class sizes will be limited. Classes will be split up primarily by age.


TEACHERS: The instruction will be led by PGA Professionals John Rainone and Brian Owens, who will be assisted by members of the golf shop staff.

 

 

 
Be Safe When Home Alone!


Pizza Party Dinner will be provided


This class, a must for children 10 – 14 years of age, will help prepare your child to safely stay at home alone when necessary. Topics include: internet safety, telephone and fire safety, elements of first aid and steps to take in an emergency. Course material is presented in a relaxed and interactive format. Students will learn through role playing, games and acting out emergency situations. This course is taught by registered nurses who will teach your children how to play it safe!


MONDAY JULY 10TH 2017        5:00 – 8:00pm

This class is FULL. If you  have interest in taking this class please email us ASAP. If there are enough participants we will hold this class again in August.

cdumas@northkingstown.org

 

 

 

SUMMER BAND PROGRAM 2017


We are pleased to be able to provide a summer band program for beginner to intermediate level students this year. Michael Iadevaia, the band and strings teacher at Wickford Middle School will conduct the program  at the Cold Spring Community Center. Students already playing instruments through the schools or private instruction are encouraged to join. As we all know, practice over the summer is strongly recommended and this will hopefully make it fun and educational.


August 1,2, 3, 8, 9 &10

 


4:00 to 5:00 PM: (Beginner) This will be for band students entering sixth grade who started their instrument in fifth grade or who have been playing an instrument with a private instructor for one year. This would include older students who may be starting a second (or third) instrument.

5:15 to 6:15 PM: (Intermediate) This second session wo

uld be open to band students entering grades 7 through 9.

 

 


 

 

 

 

SUMMER TENNIS CAMP HAS BEEN CANCELLED. THE NKHS COURTS ARE BEING REFINISHED.  IF YOU ARE ALREADY REGISTERED YOU WILL BE GETTING REFUNDED.

WE WILL BE HOLDING A FALL SESSION THIS YEAR ON THE NEW COURTS MORE INFORMATION TO COME.

 

 

SUMMER TRACK

THE NORTH KINGSTOWN RECREATION TRACK CLUB PROGRAM BEGINS ON MONDAY, JULY 3RD
AND ENDS ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16TH ON THE NORTH KINGSTOWN HIGH SCHOOL TRACK.
THE PRACTICES ARE ON MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS, 6:30 PM TO 7:30 PM. THE FEE TO JOIN IS $50.


NK REC RUNNING TSHIRTS ARE AVAILABLE AT PRACTICES FOR $8. FAMILY MAX FOR
PROGRAM IS $125. (t-shirts not included)
You may also go to our Town Website, www.northkingstown.org to register and pay the program fee.


PLEASE SEND THE FORM, FEE &WAIVER TO: NK TRACK CLUB, 100 FAIRWAY DRIVE, NORTH
KINGSTOWN, RI 02852. IF PAYMENT IS BY CHECK, MAKE IT TO: TOWN OF NORTH KINGSTOWN. A
REQUIRED HOLD HARMLESS WAIVER WILL BE SENT TO YOU, IF NECESSARY.


THIS PROGRAM IS DESIGNED FOR YOUTH 6 YEARS AND UP (AGE IS ON DECEMBER 31, 2017). THIS
IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO LEARN THE SKILLS AND EVENTS OF TRACK AND FIELD.INCLUDED WILL BE
THE SPRINTS, HURDLES, MIDDLE AND LONGER DISTANCE RUNS, AND INSTRUCTION FOR FIELD
EVENTS LIKE THE LONG JUMP, HIGH JUMP, AND THROWS ASSOCIATED WITH TRACK.

 

PARTICIPANTS WILL ALSO LEARN WORKOUTS FOR THESE EVENTS AND OVERALL CONDITIONING.
THE INSTRUCTORS ARE MELISSA CROTEAU (mcroteau2@verizon.net) AND ERIC WINN.

 

 

 

NEW!!!! BEACH CYCLING

The North Kingstown Recreation Department is working with SO FIT CYCLE and changing the way Rhode Island sweats.  This summer, we’re excited to bring the luxury and unrivaled experience from our boutique, indoor cycling studio in Warwick, RI to North Kingstown Town Beach!  With the music as our inspiration, the beach as our back drop, and instructors who live to motivate, we push the limits, break comfort zones and have a ridiculously fun time doing so.  Our signature ride is a full-body workout comprised of fat-burning cardio, hand weights, and core work set to amazing playlists packed into a 45 minute beat-based ride.                                                                                

                        June 25, July 9 & 30th starting at 7pm for a Sunset Ride                             

Limited Space is available for each date. Preregistration is recommended.

Must be 16 or older. Under 18, parents must fill out additional waiver.

Towels provided. Shoe Rental Available.

Location:  Cold Spring Community, 30 Beach Street on the Band Stand

Cost Per Class is $25.00

 

 

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK!

 

 

Click any of the attachments below or feel free to contact us at the Town hall for more information!

 Recreation & Leisure Activities Phone numbers:

401-294-3331 x241 & 240

401-583-4140 (fax)

Recreation Director - Al Southwick

Leisure Activities Director - Allen Harbor/Golf Course Operations - Al Southwick

Recreation and Leisure Activities Secretary - Chelsey Dumas (cdumas@northkingstown.org)

 

Listed below are contacts for some of the leisure activites available. Feel free to inquire for more information....

Golf Course Superintendent Gary Carlson

Phone: (401) 294-4033/Fax: (401) 295-5087

Golf Course Pro Shop(John Rainone)

Phone: (401) 294-0684/Fax: (401) 295-5087

Allen Harbor(Ed Hughes)

(401) 294-1212

...But the options don't end there! Click the attachment below for The Town of North Kingstown's list of over 30 different places for recreational activity of different variety!

 

REGISTER THE FIRST DAY OF THE ACTIVITY ATTENDING UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED.  CHECKS  PAYABLE TO: TOWN OF NORTH KINGSTOWN 
FOR INFORMATION CALL 268-1542
RECREATION RAIN/SNOW LINE  268-1543  
EMAIL ADDRESS IS: asouthwick@northkingstown.org

 

 

OTHER USEFUL CONTACT INFORMATION:
NK YOUTH FOOTBALL 
www.nkjaguars.com

NORTH KINGSTOWN SOCCER 
372-7117 or www.nksoccer.org

North Kingstown Soccer Association

PO Box 96

North Kingstown, RI 02852


WICKFORD LITTLE LEAGUE  
Eteamz.com/wickford

NK AMERICAN LITTLE LEAGUE 
885-9000

OCEAN STATE SOCCER 
294-7272

LACROSSE
www.nklacrosse.org


 

(All of the attachments below are also available for pick up at the town hall, via email and some in a brochure format at the Town Hall located at 100 Fairway Drive, North Kingstown, RI 02852)

 

 Our Mission Statement

To offer quality recreational programs and services to children, adults and families during their leisure time in a safe, rewarding manner. To provide youth sports activities, summer camp, art and drama programs. To maintain and provide services at a municipal golf course, Allen Harbor Marina and our extensive parks and playground network.