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Sports & Recreation

Summer Concert Series
"Time Rider"
Saturday, August 19  ~ 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Warren Woods
 John Camp is the producer, band leader, and manager of TimeRider. As a veteran professional keyboard player, John has a proven track record in a wide variety of musical situations and formats. He is an accomplished musician who entertains the crowd with an abundance of styles including rock and roll, swing, blues, country, pop, standards, boogie woogie, jazz, etc.… John has performed professionally for over 35 years, and has worked with many top name entertainers such as Steppenwolf, The Guess Who, and Marshall Tucker Band. As a composer, arranger, and audio engineer, he has written and arranged a wide variety of songs at his music studio in Northwestern Connecticut.  

The Veteran's Memorial Committee will provide food for sale so just show up, enjoy the concert and don't worry about dinner!

Our concerts are presented by the Warren Parks and Recreation Department and partially funded by a grant from the Connecticut Community Foundation. Although all concerts are free, donations will be accepted and go to fund future concerts.

For more information, please contact
Warren Parks and Recreation
at 860-868-7881 ext 113

2017 Summer Concert Series
Litchfield Parks and Recreation
Litchfield Parks and Recreation is proud to announce the return of the summer concert series to the Litchfield Green on Wednesday eveningsThe concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. in August.Bring a folding chair, sit back and relax for a quintessential New England evening. The concerts are free, no pets are allowed on the green, unless they are service dogs. Everyone is urged to take their trash off the green after the show.
Concerts start at 6:30 p.m. in August
August 23 – The Kenn Morr Band
Concert-goers are reminded that there is no alcohol, open fires, dogs or other pets on the green. August concerts begin at 6:30 p.m. Listen to WZBG, FM 97.3 for news on cancellations. For more information, please contact Litchfield Parks and Recreation at (860) 567-7569
Litchfield Parks and Recreation
2017 Summer XC Series
Thursdays ~ 6:30 p.m.
@ White Memorial
It’s time to dust off your racing shoes for the 2017 Summer Cross Country Series with Litchfield Parks and Recreation. The White's Woods Cross Country Series will kick off on Thursday, July 6 at 6:30 p.m. at White Memorial.
This popular series of races offers 2K, 3K,  4K and  5K races for all ages. The races are run on the trails and fields of White Memorial. The races start and finish in the large "activity field" near the rear of the museum.
It's a great way to stay in shape and have fun with the friends and family. And it’s very affordable with the entry fee being $2.00 per event. The races will be held every Thursday, weather permitting, through August.
The age groups are: 8 and under, 9-11, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over for male and females. Parking for the event will be at a premium, so please arrive early! 
Warren Outdoor Movie
Beauty & the Beast
Saturday, August 26 ~ Time TBA
Warren Town Beach
Check town website for start time.
For more information, please contact
Warren Parks and Recreation
at 860-868-7881 ext 113

Day Trip:  Meigs Point Nature Center
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Warren Parks & Recreation
We'll be traveling down to the Connecticut Shoreline to visit the brand new renovated Meigs Point Nature Center at Hammonasset State Park and Beach! While at the Nature Center, we'll enjoy a "Touch Tank" program taught by a Connecticut biologist.
In the "Touch Tank" will be crabs, lobster, fish and who knows what else, all local to our Long Island Sound. After our program, we'll all head out to the beach for a Beach Combing 101 lesson. We'll learn all about those amazing shells and creatures we find on the beach. Please bring your picnic lunch and beach chair to enjoy your free time on the Beach after the days' program. An Ice cream stop on the way home! Yummy!
Wednesday August 30 - Meigs Point Nature Center - Northwestern CT Transit Bus and admission to the Nature Center is $10.00.
For more information, please contact
Warren Parks and Recreation
at 860-868-7881 ext 113

Sandy Beach is open daily for the Summer
9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
East Shore Road, Morris
Please use Rt. 63 & Webster Road from Litchfield
or Rt. 109 & East Shore Road from Morris
while the Whites Woods Bridge is being replaced.
Season Passes
(available at the beach or Litchfield & Morris town halls)
$65 - Resident Family (Litchfield & Morris)
$85 - Non-Resident Family
or $5 per day/car
Swimming lessons are also available with two week sessions for only $10 per child.