Family Programs & Special Events

Family Yoga 
Create awareness of the body and breath, combining functional movement with mindfulness. Class includes warm up and centering, physical movement and yoga flow, followed by cool down and relaxation. Parents will help guide children under 8. Bring a yoga mat, water and any props that help you in yoga. Children under 12 must have an adult registered with them to participate.  

Fitness
Spring:             407211-ST

Fee:             $30
Meets:         Thursdays, 5:15-6:00 PM
Spring:        April 25-May 30   
Location:     RCC Exercise Room
Instructor:    Personal Euphoria

Easter Egg Hunt for Dogs

Egg Hunt begins promptly at 10:00 a.m. at the Riverfront Park (200 Welles Street, Glastonbury) on Saturday, April 13th. Event will be held rain or shine. Over 6,000 eggs will be hidden. Every egg contains a treat or prize for you and your dog  (Donated by Melzen Pet Supply) including gift certificates and other surprises. Cost is $10/dog. Dogs must be on leash with up to date rabies tag or certification. No aggressive dogs please.

Family Ice Fishing Clinic
(All Ages-Under 10 Must be Accompanied by Adult)
This DEEP sponsored clinic is taught by state certified volunteer instructors through the Connecticut Aquatic Resources Education (CARE) Program. It is designed to introduce you to the wintertime sport of ice fishing.  All those who attend are invited to join the DEEP at their Annual Family Ice Fishing Derby on Coventry Lake, January 26th.  The Derby is only open to those who attend an Ice Fishing class and is free.  

Fishing Clinic
Ice Fishing Clinic            410009-BB

Fee:           FREE
Meets:       Thursday 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Location:   Gideon Welles Cafeteria
Dates:       Thursday, January 10 (Snow Date: January 17)

Beginning Fisherman Clinic
All Ages-Under 10 Must be Accompanied by an Adult.
The DEEP’s Bureau of Fisheries will instruct about identifying fish, techniques and safety. Materials and equipment will be provided. FREE!

Fishing Clinic
Beginning Fisherman’s Clinic      410009-AA

Fee:              FREE
Meets:           6:30-8:30 p.m.
Location:       Hebron Avenue Cafeteria
Dates:           Tuesday & Thursday, April 2 & 4

Youth Fishing Derby
(Youth ages 4 through 15)
Compete for the biggest, smallest, first and most trout caught, or just enjoy a morning of fishing with your child on Saturday, April 27, 8:00-10:00 a.m. at J.B. Williams Pond. Prizes raffled every 15 minutes. Four age categories: 4-6, 7-9, 10-12, 13-15. No bait restrictions.  No physical parental assistance allowed except baiting & casting. Pre- registration not required. FREE.

Tamba Bay vs. Boston Red Sox
(Open to all Ages; Residents and Non-Residents) 
Gather up a group of your family or friends to see this series live! Trip includes outfield grandstand tickets to the game, charter bus, a cookout before the game and games/prizes on the bus. Please note that this is a lively bus ride.

Bus Trips
Red Sox                 109004-17

Fee:               $135/Person
Meets:           Departs Glastonbury/East Hartford Commuter Parking Lot at 9:30 a.m.; Returns at Approximately 7:00 p.m.
Date:            Sunday, April 28, 2019

Massachusetts Wine Tour
(Open to all Ages; Residents and Non-Residents)
Visit Queen Bee Winery in Munson, MA; Echo Hill Winery in Munson, MA and Hardwick Winery in Hardwick, MA. Trip includes charter bus, stops at the 3 wineries, 2 tastings, 1 pouring, a cookout and games/prizes on the bus.

Bus Trips
Mass Wine Tour             109004-MW

Fee:           $100/Person
Meets:      Departs Glastonbury/East Hartford Commuter Parking Lot at 9:45 a.m.; Returns at Approximately 6:30 p.m.
Date:        Saturday, June 8, 2019

Family Yoga
Create awareness of the body and breath, combining functional movement with mindfulness. Class includes warm up and centering, physical movement and yoga flow, followed by cool down and relaxation. Fun for adults and children alike! Parents will help guide children under 8. Bring a yoga mat, water and any props that help you in yoga. All children under the age of 12 must register and have an adult registered with them to participate.  

Fitness Programs Summer
Family Yoga                      107211-FT 

FEE:                  $30/Person
MEETS:             Thursday 5:15-6:00 p.m.
LOCATION:       RCC Exercise Room
DATES:             July 11-August 15

Child/Adult Fun Runs
(All Ages)
Grab your sneaks and run some extra miles! Children jog for one mile around the Smith Middle School Soccer field. Adult courses are 2.4 and 3.5 miles. Register at the Smith Middle School Upper Soccer Field starting at 6:30 p.m. for a 6:50 p.m. start. Divisions include male and female 35 & up, 19 - 34, 15-18, 13-14, 10-12, 7-9, and 6 & under. Tuesdays, June 25; July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 and August 6. No fee.

Riverfront Music Series - Expanded!!
CLICK HERE for additional details!

Town & Community Tag Sale
(All Ages)
Purchase a 10’x10’ space and bring your wares to sell at our annual event! You must provide your own tables. The Town will also be selling bikes, tools, jewelry and other items. Based on order of registration, you will be asked to choose a space. We reserve the right to assign a space to you in the event you cannot be reached. Spaces fill quickly! CLICK HERE to view the Tag Sale Layout.

Tag Sale
10’x10’ Space               210011-01

FEE:                $25/before May 1; $35/On and After May 1
TIME:               Set-up of your area begins at 5:00 a.m. Tag Sale opens to the public at 8:00 a.m. and closes at 1:00 p.m.
DATE:              Saturday, June 8 (Raindate, June 9)
LOCATION:     Behind Academy Building