Office of Community Recreation

Contact our Office at 757-868-3580       Weather line: 757-868-3584

Parks and Recreation Advisory Board Meeting for Wednesday, February 6 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 13 at 5:30pm at the Municipal Building.

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 Spring 2019 Youth Soccer League Registering Now!

 Spring Youth 2019 Soccer is now registering through February 22, 2019.Cost is $65.00 per player for residents. $5.00 sibling discount. $75.00 non-residents.

Ages groups are:  Age as of  May 31, 2019.                                                               U7  ages 5 and 6 ( 5's must be currently in Kindergarten)                                   U9 ages 7 and 8                                                                                                                  U11 ages 9 and 10                                                                                                              U13 ages 11 and 12                                                                                                           U16 ages 13, 14, and 15.

Deadline is February 22, 2019 .   Youngest players must be at least in Kindergarten.  (Must be 5 as of 9/30/18)

Valentine Chocolate Making with your Sweetheart                           

 Ages 9 to Adult will take part in their    very own “hands on” Chocolate Making Valentine’s Day creations! This is an event meant for 2. (mom & child, dad & daughter, or anyone who is your sweetheart, or even couples are welcome.) In this class participants will learn about the different types of Chocolate (ingredients and MORE) and our company history. In addition participants will learn how to roll out homemade buttercreams, prepare for dipping, dipping pretzels and marshmallows, drizzle techniques AND some other “FUN” treats! Cost includes all chocolate & supplies. Everything made and decorated will be taken home at the end of class! Please note if you have a specific food allergies.  Class will be held with 2 date options. Location: Municipal Building Wednesday February 13; 6:30-8:30pm Program #107ACost:    $40 for 2 people for residents/$50 non-residents.Deadline 5 days before the class.

Baseball Hitting Clinics

4th-7th Grade Sunday, February 17  6:00pm-7:30pm      $20.00 - residents/$30.00  non-residents   at Poquoson High School Gym, Limited to 25 Kids  Deadline to register:  Feb. 12       Staff: PHS Baseball Coaching Staff   Program #126   Participants will work on hitting technique and skills, as this is a great way to get back in the swing of things for the upcoming spring baseball season. Bring a glove and any batting equipment. Indoor tennis shoes required.

Baseball Skills & Hitting Clinic  Grades 8th-12th     The Clinic will run 2 weekends and you have the option to sign up for both weekends, or just one. Each weekend the Clinic will run Saturday and Sunday Afternoons. Times will be set based on player skill and grade between 3-6pm each afternoon.  Saturday  February 9   &  Sunday February 10  Program  #127Each day between 3-6pm  for 1.5 hours each day   Cost is $35 for weekend 1 *Saturday  Feb 16 and Sunday Feb 17   Program #128 Each day between 3-6pm  for 1.5 hours each day   Cost is $35 for weekend 2 **Sign up for both weekends Feb 9/10 & Feb 16/17 & SAVE   Both programs for $60.00.  (non-residents $70)Instructors: PHS Baseball Coaching Staff Deadline to register  for both weekend programs is Monday, February 4, 2019.Once registration is closed times will be assigned via email to players for the program by the coaching staff.

Youth Volleyball League  

Ages 9-13   (Must be age 9 by April 1, 2019)Learn the fundamentals of the game of volleyball, while enjoying basic game play experience. All practices in Poquoson. Minimum of  24 players must register to run league & instruction. Players who have played JV are not eligible to participate in recreation league.Specific practice and game times will be announced based on gym availability. Season runs from after Spring Break to  approximately June 8.  Volunteer coaches needed. Late fee of $15 applies after registration deadline.  Cost per player: $65   Non-resident: $75Deadline to register is  March 29.  A wait-list will be maintained  only if we are able to accommodate late registration.   Program #104

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