After School Program – Like No Other!
The After School Program offers many activities and new experiences for your child. Grades K – 4 are held at the Brewer Auditorium, while Grades 5 & 6 are held at the Brewer Community School. REMINDER: Registrations for new afterschool participants will begin May 31, 2017!
Mighty Munchkins T-Ball: Our youngest baseball players in pre-school, (ages 4 and 5), will learn the basics of America’s favorite pastime, (hitting, throwing, catching, and base running), along with sportsmanship, and teamwork. Instructional baseball begins April 25 and will take place from 5:00 – 6:00 PM, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Registrations will be accepted beginning April 3.
Little Sluggers Baseball: The Little Sluggers Baseball League is designed to introduce players (boys and girls) in kindergarten and grade one to the basic skills of America’s favorite pastime through fun games and practices. Players will learn important skills such as throwing, fielding, base running, batting (with or without a tee), and sportsmanship. All players receive a cap and t-shirt. This program also starts on April 25. Sign up begins April 3. The league runs for four weeks on Tuesday and Thursday evenings (6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.), through the month of May.
Our Adult Spring Volleyball Leagues run from March – May offering at least five different leagues or levels of play. League days and length of season may vary depending on the number of teams registered for each league. Due to time and space requirements, each league will have a limited number of teams, which will be accepted on a first paid – first entered basis. Tentative league nights are below:
Monday – Women’s
Tuesday & Wednesday – Co-Ed Recreation
Thursday – Co-Ed Power
Golf “Fore” Women
The Brewer Parks & Recreation Department is once again offering Golf “Fore” Women, a four week lesson program beginning June 6. The program will be held Monday evenings at the Pine Hill Golf Club with 5:30 PM time slot offering. The group lessons are designed for players of all levels and will include fundamentals for the beginner as well as tips for the experienced player. PGA Professional Mark Hall will provide expert instruction. Registrations will be accepted upon a first paid first served basis and class sizes are limited. Fee is $55 for Brewer residents and $70 for non-residents. Registration information is available by contacting the Parks & Recreation office at 989-5199.
Youth Karate: Instructor Gary West will lead participants through progressive classes introducing Goju Karate Do. Introductory classes are a great way to improve participants’ self confidence, self control and respect while having fun.
Adult Karate: Improve your self control, confidence, awareness and respect, all while getting into shape with Instructor Gary West.
Adult Fitness Class:This new program provides an energizing workout that is perfect for all fitness levels and will enhance your overall health and well being with aerobic and conditioning routines. Participants should bring an exercise mat with them.
Older Adult Exercise Class: Older adults who are looking to improve their strength, flexibility and cardiovascular fitness will enjoy this class for the socialization as well as the health benefits.
Adult Yoga: Join certified Kripalu Yoga Instructor Bunny Barclay. Classes are designed to improve strength, flexibility, and balance, and to increase the minds ability to focus and relax through self awareness. Class format will also include postures and guided relaxation/meditation. Participants should bring a yoga mat with them.
Senior Citizen’s Club: The Brewer Senior Citizen’s Club meets regularly on Thursdays throughout the year at the Brewer Auditorium in the Seniors Center. Guest speakers, pot lucks, weekly card games, and trips provide local seniors the opportunity to socialize and stay active. For more information, contact us at Parks and Rec at 207.989.5199.
Traditional Egg Hunt: This year the annual Hunt will be held on the Friday evening (April 14) prior to Easter at 6 PM at the Brewer Auditorium and is open to youngsters ages 3 – 6. Participants will have the opportunity to search for candy filled and prize eggs. All youngsters will receive candy, prizes and the opportunity to win grand prize bicycles provided by the Brewer Kiwanis Club.
Flashlight Egg Hunt: The Flashlight Egg Hunt is held the Friday evening (April 14) prior to Easter each year.(7:30 PM) Participants ages 6-9 have the opportunity to search for prize and candy filled eggs on Doyle Field. One grand prize will be presented along with a number of other special prizes. All participants should bring a flashlight with them.
Spring Fling Dance: This special event offered in conjunction with area assisted living facilities offers residents of those facilities to enjoy a day of socializing & dancing along with other activities that provide a truly memorable experience.
Spring Children’s Yard Sale: The Parks & Recreation Department offers space in the Brewer Auditorium for those wishing to sell gently used children’s clothing and toys. The spring sale takes place on April 8, 2017,with an additional fall sale being held in October. Lines form early for this favorite event for both shoppers & sellers.