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!

 

 

 
 
**In order to register for WRESTLING online click here...**

 

 

 

Online Basketball registration is closed. You can still register! Contact

asouthwick@northkingstown.org

 

 

 

***ALL OTHER ONLINE PROGRAM REGISTRATION***

please visit our new online portal click here ***

 

 

 

 

 

YOU  WILL HAVE TO SET UP AN ACCOUNT SEE NOTES BELOW:
 
 

 

 

Welcome to RecDesk

 

 

 

North Kingstown Recreation is in the process of converting over to their new software which includes a new version of online registration. We are using the new software for my programs to get feedback and work out kinks. Please email with suggestions to make the process go smoother, with difficulties or problems you encountered, positive aspects, or any suggestions at all.
Thank you for your help. The following link will bring you to the new registration sight. People seem to have found things easier setting up their accounts on their computers vs the phone.

 

 

 

Please use the following link to set up your account and register for programs:

 

 

 

https://nkrec.recdesk.com/Community

 

 

 

 

 

IF THIS IS YOUR FIRST TIME HERE PLEASE FOLLOW THE STEPS TO SET UP YOUR ACCOUNT.

 

 

 

1. Go to menu/ log in in top right corner of homepage.
2. Choose create an account. You will set up the account with yourself as owner of the account and then enter your children under household members.
    (you cannot register for programs until you add your children)
3. Use the menu icon or tabs in top row again to go to programs and select programs.

 

 

 

ALL PROGRAMS WILL ASK YEAR OF GRADUATION. IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS ON THIS PLEASE SEE THE FORMS & DOCUMENTS TAB AND SEE THE YEAR OF GRADUATION CHEAT SHEET.

 

 

 

 

 

PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT WITH ANY QUESTIONS, CONCERNS OR COMMENTS. WE WOULD LIKE TO MAKE THIS SOFTWARE AS USER FRIENDLY AS POSSIBLE. CDUMAS@NORTHKINGSTOWN.ORG 401-268-1542

 

 

 

 

 

 

Also happening in NK REC DEPT....

 

 

 

76th Remembrance


December 7, 1941 Attack


on Pearl Harbor


Thursday, December 7, 2017 – 10:30am – 11:30am


North Kingstown Community Center


30 Beach Street – North Kingstown, RI 02852


 


Presented by the


Members of the North Kingstown Parades Committee

 

More information below. Click the PDF

 

  •  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, 100Fairway DR, 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 is also available online at the top of this page. Registration will continue until classes are full.  Classes are filled on a first come, first served basis.  
GROUP                             AGE                                                   TIME
*Parent & Child – One on One*   18months to 2 Years            10:00 – 10:45 AM
Early Two’s-One on One*       2 Years to 2 ½ Years            11:00 – 11:45 AM
Terrific Two’s                            2 ½ to 3 ½ Years                      10:00 – 10:45 AM
Preschoolers                         3 ½ & Up                                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

  
 

  • 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
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 FALL 2017!!
If you are looking for anymore information please look at the PDFs at the bottom of this page
 
 

 

  • NK COMMUNITY YOUTH CHORUS (FEE $28)

SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE
At The Suzanne M. Henseler Quidnessett Elementary School, 166 Mark Drive, North Kingstown, RI 02852. September 19, 2017: 5:30-6:30 PM. Registration and first rehearsal for the Youth Chorus. The Youth Chorus is open to children in grades 2-6 from all communities. A registration and music fee of $28 is due at the first rehearsal. The annual Winter Concert is December 2 and 3, 2017. On-line registration is now available at www.nkchorus.org. For more information contact Heather Skidds, director, at (401) 573-7564 or hskidds @gmail.com.
 

  •  YOUTH WRESTLING ($40.00) AGES 6 TO 14. STARTS TUESDAY, DECEMBER 2, TUESDAYS 6:00-8:00PM AND SATURDAYS 9:00 TO 11:00 AM AT NK HIGH SCHOOL. CONTACT joshuarclare@gmail.com FOR MORE INFORMATION

 

 

  • MEN’S 35 AND OVER BASKETBALL ($50.00)

 
SUNDAYS AT DAVISVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL, OCTOBER 1ST TO MARCH 25TH   8:30 TO 11 AM
 
WEDNESDAYS AT WICKFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL, OCTOBER 4TH TO MARCH 28TH, 7:00 TO 9:00 PM

 

 

ADULT COED VOLLEYBALL   ($40 FEE) AT DAVISVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL 200 SCHOOL STREET, NK 02852

MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 11TH TO MAY 7TH.  6:30 PM TO 9:00 PM

 
 
 
 
 

  • MEN’S 50 AND OVER BASKETBALL  ($50.00)

 
AT HAMILTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 25 SALISBURY AVENUE, NK 02852
 
SUNDAYS, OCTOBER 1ST TO MARCH 25TH, 8:30 TO 11 AM;      WEDNESDAYS, OCTOBER 4TH TO MARCH 28TH, 7:00 TO 9:00 PM

 

 

  • WINTER GYMNASTICS

 

 

5:20 TO 6:50 PM THURSDAYS AT THE HIGH SCHOOL’S GYM 2 150 FAIRWAY DRIVE, NK 02852.

GRADES 3 & 4              JANUARY 4TH TO FEBRUARY 22ND                 

                                                GRADES 5 - 8                MARCH 1ST TO APRIL 12TH

 
 
 

  • YOUTH BASKETBALL ($55.00)

 
 (PICK THE ONE THAT IS MOST CONVENIENT FOR YOU. LEAGUES WILL BE SCHEDULED AFTER 11/19)
*NK HIGH SCHOOL COMPETITIVE GYM:

9:00 AM TO 10:00 AM KINDERGARTEN GIRLS & BOYS
10:00 AM TO 11:00 AM 1 GRADE BOYS
11:00 AM TO 12:00 PM 2 GRADE BOYS
1:00 PM TO 2:00 PM 3 GRADE BOYS
2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM 1 & 2 GRADE GIRLS
3:00 PM TO 4:00 PM 3 & 4 GRADE GIRLS

*NK HIGH SCHOOL PRACTICE GYM:

11:15 AM TO 12:30 PM 5 & 6 GRADE BOYS LEAGUE GAMES WILL BE PLAYED IN DMS & NKHS
1:30 PM TO 2:45 PM 7 & 8 GRADE BOYS LEAGUE GAMES WILL BE PLAYED IN DMS & NKHS
*DAVISVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
9:00 AM TO 10:00 AM 1 & 2 GRADE BOYS
10:00 AM TO 11:00 AM 3 & 4 GRADE BOYS

*WICKFORD MIDDLE SCHOOL:

9:00 AM TO 10:30 AM 5 & 6 GRADE GIRLS LEAGUE (LEAGUE GAMES SATURDAY MORNINGS)
1:00 PM TO 2:30 PM 7 & 8 GRADE GIRLS LEAGUE (LEAGUE GAMES SATURDAY AFTERNOONS)
3:00 PM TO 4:00 PM 4 GRADE BOYS
IF INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING TO HELP INSTRUCT THE K TO 4 GRADES PLEASE CALL

 

 

  • Back By Popular Demand...

New & Improved Advanced Art/Arts & Crafts Sessions!

WEDNESDAYS & SATURDAYS AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER AT 30 BEACH STREET, NK 02852

                                               BEGINS January 17th 2017 RUNS FOR 5 WEEKS, NO CLASS ON HOLIDAYS

                                                                                          WEDNESDAYS ($40.00): GRADE 3 4:45PM-5:45PM // GRADE 4&5 6:00PM-6:45PM

                                                    SATURDAYS: ($35.00) 1st & 2nd GRADE, 12:00PM-12:45PM // 4 & 5 YEAR OLDS, 11:00AM - 11:45AM
 

 Ann-Marie Lafrenaye IS OUR NEW INSTRUCTOR she is a local artist and crafter who has been creating and making things for over thirty years.  Her main passion is quilling, in which, she makes paint like pictures and 3D figures with something as simple as strips of paper and glue. She has since taken on painting, sculpting and jewelry work.

Her desire to learn all art forms has given her a need and passion to teach others. She wants to be able to bring the artistic experience to everyone she teaches. Ann-Marie believes that Art can take you to so many place. But, more importantly she feels that art has a healing quality as well as being able building confidence and bring imaginations to life.

She believes that, “Being able to make something from your imagination is empowering for both your mind, soul and spirit.”

 

Things you can expect in this 5 week program include (but are not limited to):

·        Quilling; and

·        Mini art journals; and

·        Bottle aquariums; and

·        Cloths pin puppets; and

·        Watercolor paintings; and

·        Mixed media painting with a twist; and

·        Collage art; and

·        Bottle Piggy banks; and

·         Recyclable art.

 

 

HOW TO BE A GREAT BABYSITTER ($86 FEE) :  COLD SPRING COMMUNITY CENTER.  PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

 

BABY SITTING CLASS FOR AGES 11 TO 15: FEBRUARY 19TH 8:30AM – 3:30 PM INCLUDES PIZZA PARTY LUNCH AND T-SHIRT 

 

 

 

INDOOR TRACK ($50 FEE) ($8 TSHIRT) :  JANUARY 9 – MARCH 6TH

 

  • GRADE K AT THE COMMUNITY CENTER; MONDAYS 6-7PM

  • AGES 6-8 AT TORAY GYM (ADDITIONAL FORM REQUIRED); MONDAYS 730-830PM 

  • AGES 8+ AT TORAY GYM (ADDITIONAL FORM REQUIRED); MONDAYS 730-830PM

  • ANY AGE ADDITIONAL WARM UP SESSION (OPTIONAL) RYAN PARK WEDNESDAYS 530-630PM WEATHER PERMITTING

 

 

 

                            

 

 

 

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 (asouthwick@northkingstown.org)

Administrative Assistant Recreation- 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

"Its For the Kids"
294-7272

 

www.oceanstatesoccer.org

 

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.