Girls on the Run is a curriculum-based program for girls in grades 3-6 that incorporates walking and running with healthy life habits.
The program for girls in grades 3 and 4 will be held at Pagosa Springs Elementary School Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30-5 pm. The program for girls in grades 5 and 6 will be held at Pagosa Springs Middle School Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:45-5 p.m.
All running levels and abilities are welcome. Through interactive activities such as running, playing games, and discussing important health issues, participants learn how to celebrate believing in themselves and utilize healthy lifelong habits.
Girls on the Run is sponsored by the Archuleta County Victim Assistance Program. Registration begins next week.
For more information and registration forms, contact Mara Koch at 946-2255.
Schedules for all divisions have been posted on the recreation department link at www.townofpagosasprings.com.
On a related note, children who have been placed on a waiting list will be added to teams if and when spots become available in their respective age divisions.
Four teams from Dulce, N.M., (ages 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 and 11-12) have recently agreed to participate in the league and will make the trip to Pagosa Springs each Thursdays during the season. Games for the 5-6 and 7-8 divisions have been scheduled for Mondays and Wednesdays at the elementary school soccer fields, while the 9-10 and 11-12 divisions will play Tuesdays and Thursdays at Yamaguchi Park on South 5th Street.
In addition, local teams in the 5-6 and 7-8 divisions will occasionally play Thursdays against Dulce at the elementary school; the 9-10 and 11-12 divisions will always play Thursdays against Dulce at Yamaguchi Park.
For more information call 264-4151, Ext. 231 or 232.
This year’s youth baseball photo packages are ready for pick up at Pagosa Photography.
Parents who ordered photos can stop by the studio at 480 San Juan St. in downtown Pagosa Springs or contact Jeff Laydon at 264-3686.
Sponsors will be provided with their commemorative plaques as soon as team photos become available.
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.