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Reservoir Hill master plan meeting tonight
Monday, November 22, 2010

Citizens interested in commenting on the development of a proposed master plan for Reservoir Hill can attend a Town Parks and Recreation Commission work session scheduled for tonight at 5:30 p.m. in the court chambers in Town Hall.

The work session should last approximately 90 minutes and will cover a variety of topics relating to the current and future status of recreational opportunities available on Reservoir Hill.

Discussions will also be held on the possibility of evaluating, implementing or limiting new recreational components and activities on the hill.

Though the commission will take no formal action regarding a master plan during the work session, public comments will be allowed (speakers will be limited to three minutes to facilitate the session.)

For more information, contact the recreation office at 264-4151, Ext. 232.

Youth tennis

Youth tennis sessions for ages 7-10 will continue to be held Mondays and Wednesdays from 11 a.m. -noon at Wyndham Resorts, and sessions for ages 11-13 will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m.-noon through the end of the month.

Participants are reminded that they must have a tennis racquet and non-marking athletic or tennis shoes. Running shoes can cause injuries as they are not designed for lateral movement.

All necessary equipment may be ordered from Dale Schwicker at very reasonable costs; he can be contacted at 731-3363.

For more information contact Andy Rice, recreation supervisor, at 264-4151, Ext. 231.

Hooked on Fishing

All participants who have registered for this year’s “Hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs” program should report to the boat ramp at Lake Forest at 10 a.m. Monday.

Parents who are not participating as program volunteers should make arrangements to have children picked up at the boat ramp no later than 4 p.m. Sack lunches are not required for next week’s session (July 20), as fish tacos and drinks will be provided.

Weather permitting, fishing sessions will be held each Monday at Lake Forest from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. through July 27.

For more information, call the recreation office at 264-4151, Ext. 232.

Adult softball

Adult softball league schedules are available at the recreation office and are also posted on the recreation department page at www.townofpagosasprings.com.

Managers are reminded that team registration fees are $250 and due prior to the start of each team’s first game. Individual player fees are $30 and due prior to the start of each player’s second game. Checks and money orders should be made payable to the Town of Pagosa Springs.

Teams interested in participating in the upcoming Softball Blowout (Aug. 1 and 2) can contact Sue Jones at 264-2642.

Sports hotline

General information concerning the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department can be obtained by calling the Pagosa Springs Sports Hotline at 264-4151, Ext. 301 or logging on to townofpagosasprings.com and going to the parks and recreation link.

All schedules and upcoming events are updated on a regular basis.

If you have questions or concerns, or need additional information about any of the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department adult or youth sports programs, call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.