Brentwood

BRENTWOOD RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Parks & Recreation Activities

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    Brentwood February Vacation Camp

    Join us for some a week filled with friends, activities, and fun!

    Resident registration opens January 7th

    Non-Resident registration opens February 1st

     

    Dates: February 25th - March 1st

    Times: 9:00am-4:00pm. Before Care: 7:30am-9:00am. After Care: 4:00pm-5:30pm. *Note: Before/After Care is additional fee

    Location: Brentwood Recreation Complex.

    Grades: Children in grades 1-6th

    *See Camp Handbook for more information, policies, and forms. Online Registration unavailable.

    Activities include (but not limited to): outdoor games/activities, arts and crafts, movies, team building activities, yoga, and much more!  

    Associated Downloadable Files


    2019 Feb Vacation Camp Handbook Forms

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    UNH Hockey!

    Come along with Brentwood recreation to our first ever UNH Hockey game! The UNH Wildcats will be playing their top rival the Maine Black Bears on Saturday February 2nd, at 7:00pm located at the Whittemore Center!

    Tickets will go to the first 20 fans that sign up. The seats are located in section 102!

         

    COST-$20 per ticket-

    Tickets can be paid and picked up at the recreation office at town hall. 1 Dalton Road, Brentwood NH

    Maximum-20 tickets


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    Adult Zumba!

    Wednesdays, January 9th - February 27th

    $5 a class or $30 for 8 classes

    Brentwood Community Center (main floor) 

    *Preregistration required*

    7:00-8:00pm

    Zumba Classes feature exotic rhythms set to high-energy Latin and international beats. Before participants know it, they’re getting fit and their energy levels are soaring!


    Instructor: Courtney has been taking Zumba for 5 years. She currently teaches Zumba at Seacoast Sports Club and Cardio Dance at YMCA of the Seacoast. She is an AFAA-certified group exercise instructor and personal trainer specializing in community-based plus size fitness! 


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    Adult Ceramic's Class 

    Thursdays, Jan 24th-Feb 14th 

    6:30pm-8:30pm at the Brentwood Community Center Basement

    You can join us for one night or all four! Come down and learn the basics to ceramics and have a relaxing night out.

    Fee will be paid at the door* $2/hr plus the piece you pick (pieces start at $1.50)
    "The World's Most Fascinating Hobby". It consists of applying painting techniques to cast (molded) pieces made from clay that are or will be fired in a kiln. 


    About the Instructor 




    Barbara Young has been a Certified Ceramic Teacher since 1974 and has been teaching classes ever since. Barbara is also a Certified Elementary School Teacher and School Librarian. Barbara's goal is to give a positive creative experience by letting one use his/her imagination, but also teaching the fundamentals of ceramics so all can be proud of their accomplishments. Barbara is primarily a teacher and will teach what and why, rather than here's the paint...just do it. 



    Online Registration is below. 


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    CPR & First Aid Class 

    February 8th , 5:30-9:30pm, Brentwood Community Center 

    Ages 16+       Fee: $50             Email: stephanie@sdymca.org to register 


    Certified Red Cross Instructor, Stephanie Sturgis, will teach an OSHA compliant, affordable First Aid & CPR Class. If you need CPR training to satisfy an OSHA-mandated job requirement, or you just want to know how to keep your loved ones safe, this class will ensure that you receive quality instructions on the latest information and practices to be certified by the Red Cross in CPR & First Aid.


    • Payment can be brought to the class in cash or check made out to Stephanie Sturgis and should RSVP directly with Stephanie at 603-793-4490 by a week prior to the training. 

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    2018-2019

     

     Youth Basketball


     

       Coed teams                             Travel teams

       Kindergarten                      Girls:  3rd – 8th Grade

       1st/2nd Grade                        Boys:  3rd  -  8th Grade

     

     

    Kindergarten Practice/play as a group for one hour Saturday mornings (Swasey gym).  The first half practicing individual skills and basketball fundamentals.  The second half a structured game with the hoops lowered.  The goal is to introduce the game of basketball to young players, working on the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and playing together.

     



     1st and 2nd graders: Play on coed teams.  Practice/play for one hour Saturday mornings (Swasey gym). The first half practicing individual skills and basketball fundamentals.  The second half a structured game with the hoops lowered.  The goal is to introduce the game of basketball to young players, working on the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and playing together as a team.  Coaches instruct players during games as well as practice time. Open gym night for additional playing time is offered twice a month and optional for players.

     



     3rd-6th graders: "Seacoast League". Play Home games at CMS gym in Stratham. *Non-coed teams.

     Practice: 1 night per week,  Gym and day TBD

    Games: 1 game per week, Saturday mornings. Gym Locations: Kensington, East Kingston, N. Hampton, CMS, SMS. Greenland.

     Travel Required:  Stratham, Greenland, Brentwood, Newfields, North Hampton, E. Kingston

     Objective: To build on players individual basketball skills, reinforcing fundamentals while introducing basic and simple team plays.  High emphasis on simple fundamentals such as: dribbling without traveling, shooting, rebounding (boxing out), passing (different options), setting picks, how to play defense, working together as a team, and the importance of sportsmanship. 

     



    7th & 8th Graders: "Lamprey River League". Home games are played at Talbot.*Non-coed teams.

    Lamprey River League Website: http://www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=lampreyriverbball

    Practice: 1 night per week, Gym and day TBD.

    Games: 1 game per week on Saturday or Sunday. Gym Locations: Raymond, Nottingham, Talbot, Sanborn, Chester, Candia.

    Travel Required: Raymond, Candia, East Kingston, Epping, Nottingham, Newfields, Sanborn, and Chester.

    Objective: Have fun! This league does not cut players. The goal is to improve on basic basketball fundamentals, while learning new skills. Sportsmanship and teamwork are a major emphasis. Develop players to transition into High School Basketball.




     Season runs approximately Dec. 1 through February 16. Practices start in November

    Registration cost: K-2nd ($50),  3rd- 6th ($80), 7th-8th ($90)

     (Families registering three or more players -  first two children at regular fee, $20 for additional children...third child that receives discount must be in a lower, or equal, program than siblings)

     ** Additional $3 fee for online registration

     

    Sign-up online or through the Recreation office.   Registration Closed



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    Adult Pick-up Pickleball at Swasey Central School

    Mondays, 7:00-8:30pm, November 26th.


    Starting Monday November 26th Adult Pickleball will be offered again in the gym at Swasey Central School. No experiences is necessary! Rec. Dept. will provide paddles if you do not have one. This is a low-impact, easy to learn, and extremely fun sport to play, at any age! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and racquet ball. You can play singles, but is mostly played in doubles. Come try it out! No registration fee.

    If there is a school snow day or a school vacation Swasey School will be closed.


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    Yoga Movement for Seniors!

     

    Join us at the Brentwood Community Center Tuesday mornings for this FREE class! 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of the month at 10:00am, 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 9:00am. This gentle movement class helps seniors improve range of motion, flexibility, balance, and will help relieve your aches and pains, all in the comfort of a chair. No experience necessary. This is a great social activity too!


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    SIP and SIGN

    Evening

     

    You’ve probably heard of paint and sip parties…

    But we’re going to be offering a SIP and SIGN Evening on  Friday, January 25th at 6:30pm! (February 1st, if we need to cancel due to weather)

    Enjoy some social time with friends, family or co-workers, while creating your own sign with the help of our wonderful instructor, Patricia Hussey!

    No experience necessary!

    All painting supplies are provided.

    Feel free to bring your favorite sipping beverage (soda, coffee or even wine!)

    Enjoy a fun night out with friends and go home with your

    new seasonal sign to hang!


    Register online here


     

    https://sipandsign.com/public-events/

     

    Cost: $40-$65

    50 participants maximum 


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    TANG SOO DO CLASSES

    Tang Soo Do is a Korean Martial Art comprised of both hard and soft techniques. It emphasizes whole body physical training. It’s beneficial for self-discipline, self-defense and health.

    Classes are available Monday and Friday at the Brentwood Community Center.

     

    Classes are taught by Retired Law Enforcement office Bob Meegan. He is currently a 4th degree Black Belt with the World Tang Soo Do Association and recently recognized by the association  for his 35 years as an instructor.

     

    6:30-8:00pm  

    Enrollment is continual,

    so you may begin at any point.

    Cost:  $60/single/mo.    $100/family/mo. (2 or more)

     


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    Men’s Over 30

    Pick-up

    Basketball

      

    Thursday Evenings

    7:30-9:30pm

    Talbot (Tuck Learning Center) Gymnasium

    Look here for schedule updates as the season is in session



    There will be no games if there is school snow day, holiday, or school vacations.

     

    Starts  Thursday, Dec. 6th  


     

    Please bring a dark and light colored shirt to make teams.


    Registration is closed

    Cost: $20

    (additional $3 fee for online registration)


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    Yoga Class

    offered by Cheryl Rossman RYT500

    603-957-0416

    crossnh@comcast.net


    Drop in and try our class any Tuesday!

    If you try the class and then register for the full session, your first class is free!

     

    Tuesday Evenings 6:30-7:45pm

     

    The class is designed to strengthen and stretch the body, improve balance, flexibility, and focus. Each week you will learn breathing and relaxation techniques to use throughout your daily activities. The breathing gets the body ready to move, the movement prepares the body to relax and the relaxation allows the mind to focus on meditation. The relaxation at the end of class is followed by a head and neck massage. You will feel rejuvenated, strong, and refreshed.  All levels of ability are welcome and prior yoga experience is not necessary.  Each time you come to your mat you are a beginner!

     

    www.letsgetmovin.com


    Registration is ongoing

    $64/ eight weeks

    Drop-ins always welcome at $10/class

     Register at class

    Www.letsgetmovin.com