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Parks & Recreation - Programs & Events
To view all programs, activities, special events and tickets; please click on the link below:

The Summer 2018 Brochure is available now! Click here.

The Summer Colchester Connection will be delivered to every household in Colchester at the end of May within the Rivereast newspaper.


Insurance Information
We are unable to assume responsibility for injuries/accidents occurring at programs or on park facilities. Such insurance would make programs and user fees prohibitive.

The Early Bird Gets the Worm! Don’t let a great program get cancelled due to low enrollment! REGISTER EARLY!

Photo Permission
Participants permit the taking of photographs and videos of themselves and their children during activities for publication and use for promotional purposes unless otherwise stated.

Inclusion Policy
Colchester Parks and Recreation recognizes that every person is unique and brings with them a wide range of skills and abilities.  We continually strive to provide challenging experiences so that all can achieve their full potential.  As such we encourage and support individuals with disabilities to fully participate in all programs offered by our department.  Please let us know how we can accommodate you.*
*The Town of Colchester abides by all guidelines of the 1990 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Program Changes
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the information presented in this program guide. However, all courses, instructors, locations and fees described are subject to change without notice.

Inability to Pay
If a hardship exists, the applicant may be granted a reduced or waived fee. Forms are available upon request. Confidential written applications may be made to the Parks and Recreation Manager, Cheryl Hancin (

Non-Resident Policy
There is a $20 non-resident fee for all Parks & Recreation programs and activities. This policy excludes bus trips.  

Waiting List
All registrations are accepted on a “first come, first served basis”, unless otherwise noted. Enrollment cannot be guaranteed. If your desired class is filled, you will be notified and placed on a waiting list. We will make every effort to accommodate those on the waiting list by adding classes if possible.

Seasonal Brochures
Seasonal brochures are published 4 times per year. Fall (August), Winter (November), Spring (March), Summer (May). They are distributed on the last Friday of the respective month within a complimentary edition of the RiverEast. Submissions deadlines are the 1st of the month prior to publication (e.g. July 1 for the Fall issue.)

Return Check Fee
All check(s) returned for non-sufficent funds (NSF) will be charges an additional $25 fee.

Concussion Training, Signs and Symptoms:
Per CT Statute, we must inform you of the signs and symptoms of a concussion.~ Please click this link for more information:

Per Connecticut General Statute 19a-77 we are required to disclose that our programs are not licensed by the State Office of Early Childhood
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127 Norwich Avenue, Colchester, CT 06415   Phone: (860) 537-7200   Fax: (860) 537-0547 Virtual Towns & Schools Website