The Town of Pagosa Springs is now accepting tax-deductible donations for this year’s Fourth of July fireworks show.
Donations in any amount will be accepted at the front desk in Town Hall; checks and money orders can be made payable to Town of Pagosa Springs with “fireworks” on the subject line.
For those interested in mailing a contribution, donations should be addressed “Attention: Fireworks” and mailed to P.O. Box 1859, Pagosa Springs, CO 81147. If you would like to make a cash donation, please do so in person at the front desk in Town Hall.
On a related note, the town is also accepting donations to be used for the maintenance and operation of the pump for Pinon Lake Fountain.
Anyone interested in making a tax-deductible donation toward the repair and extended operation of the fountain can make checks payable to the Town of Pagosa Springs with “Pinon Lake Fountain” on the subject line.
For more information, please call 264-4151, Ext. 232.
Hooked on Fishing
The recreation office is now accepting registrations for this year’s “Hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs” program, which is tentatively scheduled for June 20 and 27, and July 5 and 11 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Lake Forest.
With the assistance of the Promoting Prevention Coalition, Pagosa Springs Parks and Recreation Departments and Pagosa Lakes Property Owners Association, up to 25 children ages 8-13 can participate in this educational outdoor experience. A minimum of eight participants will be required to conduct the program.
Registration cost is $25 and includes usage of fishing poles, bait and flies for those in need, plus drinks and snacks. Participants are welcome to bring their own fishing gear, as well. Insect repellent and sunscreen will also be made available.
Registrations are available at the recreation office in Town Hall, and can also be downloaded through the recreation department link at www.townofpagosasprings.com. Registrations should be submitted to the recreation office; checks and money orders should be made payable to the Town of Pagosa Springs.
For more information, call the recreation office at 264-4151, Ext. 232.
Adult softball schedules are now available on the recreation department page at www.townofpagosasprings.com.
Managers are reminded that team registration fees are $250, plus a $30 fee per player. Checks and money orders should be made payable to the Town of Pagosa Springs.
Games began this week and are scheduled to run through mid-July. For more information call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.
The June session of youth tennis continues at the Wyndham Resorts tennis complex; players ages 8-10 are meeting Tuesdays and Thursdays 1 p.m.-3 p.m.; players ages 11-12 are meeting Mondays and Wednesdays 1 p.m.-3 p.m through the end of the month.
Registrations for the July session are available at the recreation office and will be accepted through the end of the month. Registrations are also available through a link on the recreation department page at www.townofpagosasprings.com.
Cost to participate is $30 per monthly session. Participants must have no marking-soled athletic or tennis shoes. The recreation department may have some racquets available, but participants are encouraged to purchase and use their own equipment.
For more information, call Dale Schwicker, program instructor, at 903-3119 or the recreation office at 264-4151, Ext. 232.
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.
For any questions, concerns or additional information about any of the Pagosa Springs Recreation Department adult or youth sports programs, call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.