The Litchfield Recreation Committee would like to welcome you to the Town of Litchfield.
WOODBURY POND PARK–We are now accepting applications for an Attendant position at the Park. All applicants must be 18 years old and be available on nights and weekends. Applications can be obtained at the Litchfield town office.
RECREATION MOWING BIDS–Bid specifications will be available April 1 at the Litchfield town office for submitting mowing bids for our ballfields located on Hallowell Road, as well as Woodbury Pond Park.
REGISTRATIONS–We are now accepting registrations for baseball, softball, and T-ball. The deadline for all registrations is April 4. Cost for T-ball and 8U softball is $35 per player, and the cost for all older baseball and softball teams if $50 per player. Registration forms were distributed through the school systems but they can also be found at the Litchfield town office or use the link below.
Come join in the fun!!! The recreation department offers the following sports:
Youth soccer is offered for the fall months. We have a program for 4 & 5 year olds not yet in the school system that is called “little kickers.” We also offer programs for children in grades K-6. The registration fee is $30.00* per child.
Basketball is our winter sports program. We offer a program for 4 & 5 year olds not yet enrolled in school that is called “little Dribblers.” We also offer programs for children in grades K-6. The registration fee is $30.00* per child.
T-Ball is offered in the spring months for 4 & 5 year old children. This sport can be enjoyed by a 6 year-old who have never played the sport before. This sport is primarily skills and drills only with a couple of end of the season round robins against other teams. The registration fee is $35.00* per child.
ASA Softball is offered int he spring for girls between the ages of 6 and 12 years old. At the time of registration your child will be considered whatever age they were as of January 1st. Therefore if you have a daughter who turns 13 on Jan. 3rd she is eligible to play because she is considered to be a 12 year old for that season. The registration fee is $35.00* per child for Rookie League (7-8 yrs), and $50.00* per child Minor & Major League (9-12 yrs).
Cal Ripken Baseball is offered in the spring for boys between the ages of 6 and 12 years old. At the time of registration your child will be whatever age they are as of May 1st. The registration fee is $50.00* per child.
*fee no more than cost of two participants per season per family.
We offer an adult volleyball program that runs from the end of August through to the end of June. We meet in the Carrie Ricker gym on Sundays evenings from 5:30 – 7:30 (Adults only please do not plan on bringing your children there will be no one there to watch them). This is a great time for the adults to get out and socializse and get some much needed exercise.The cost of this program is $10.00 per individual or $15.00 per couple. If you wish to purchase t-shirts they are an additional $6.00 each.
For more information on any of our sports programs please contact Tiffany Caton, recreation Director @ 268-4721.
Click on the following to download a player registration Form: 2014 0402 – Registration Form
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The Litchfield Recreation Philosophy is available HERE
Our Committee has been in operation for over 8 years and most recently redeveloped and reactivated. We are an 7 member board, consisting of local residents that oversees a part-time Recreation Director. We report to the Selectmen of Town.
Committee Members are:David Cummings, Chair Michelle Pushard, secretary
Kathy Hilchey Shelly Wheeler Trudy Lamoreau one seat available
Activities that the Recreation Committee oversees include:
- Litchfield “Cal Ripkin” Baseball – K – 12 yr olds
- Litchfield ASA Softball – 7 – 12 yr olds
- Litchfield Youth Basketball (boys & girls) Pre-K -6th grade
- Litchfield Youth Soccer (boys & girls) Pre-K – 6th grade
- Litchfield Adult Volleyball
Tiffany Caton, Recreation Director
Town Office 268-4721
Hours: Mondays and Wednesday 9 A.M-2 P.M