ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL (SEVEN PERSON) REGISTRATION NOW OPEN UNTIL AUGUST 23, 2004
Fall is closing in fast and letters have been sent out regarding our adult touch football league to all of last year's managers. If you were a manager last year and have not received the information or are a new manager interested in putting a team in our league, stop in at the Winona Park Recreation Office in City Hall or call us at 457-8258 and we will give you or sent you the information. We are always looking for more teams. (Note: The deadline for accepting registration for adult touch football is Monday, August 23, 2004 at 4:00 p.m. Special Note: The team's total fee is $440.00 (two nights a week) and the preliminary rosters are due at the time of registration-deposits are no longer taken. Don't wait until the last minute to register or you may be too late to get in and your teammates may not be too happy with you.
ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL (SEVEN MAN) OFFICIALS NEEDED
Anyone interested in officiating for the Park Recreation Department in Adult Touch Football ($18.25/game) this fall must attend a football rule interpretation meeting held by the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) and become a MSHSL certified official. The closest official's football meeting is being held in Rochester at Century High School at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, August 13, 2003. If you have not been previously certified, you must contact the MSHSL (763-560-2262) to have them send you the appropriate information and necessary forms. Also, call us to let us know you are interested in officiating our league and we will send you an availability form and application for our league so you can indicate the evenings you are available to officiate. If you need further information, call the Park Recreation Office at 457-8258.
ADULT SOFTBALL RULE OF THE WEEK-LOCAL RULE
Reminder: There is a time limit during all league play when there is another game following yours. Note: (1) During playoff games ONLY, there are no time limits.
The full seven innings will be played during playoff games unless there is a tie after seven innings; we play until the tie is broken regardless of the number of extra innings. (The twelve (12) run and twenty (20) run rule will be used during playoffs. (2) During playoffs, a coin flip determines the home team.
WOMEN'S ASA-MSF CLASS "C" AND CC" STATE SLOWPITCH SOFTBALL TOURNAMENTS
On Saturday, August 14th & 15th the Winona Park Recreation Department will be hosting the Women's ASA-MSF Class "C" and "CC" State Slowpitch Softball Tournaments at the Bambenek Field Complex. These are two separate tournaments at the same time. The Winona Eagles Club plays Saturday at 8:30 a.m. on Field and Sport & Spine Physical Therapy of Winona plays on Saturday at 8:30 a.m. on Field #4. Games and times will be posted at the tournament headquarters located at the Park Maintenance shed at the south end of Franklin Street. Come enjoy some good games. Teams are competing from around the state. Hope to see you there.
ADULT SOFTBALL LEAGUE WINNERS AND PLAYOFFS
The managers and umpires will be receiving a playoff schedule in the mail following your last league game. Seedings can not be determined until after the last league game. Both the league winner and playoff winner will receive trophies. (Note: The tie breakers are determined as follows: 1) Record 2) Head-to-Head 3) Point Differential between Head-to-Head 4) Least runs allowed counting all games played.
ADULT SOFTBALL TROPHIES FOR CO-REC., MEN'S AND WOMEN'S LEAGUES
The softball leagues are beginning to wind down. Managers, as you win either your league and/or playoffs, please stop in the Park Recreation Office to pick up your trophies before you forget. Congratulations on a good season-see you next year!
4.8 Skate Park Summer Hours starting June 7th are:
Boards/Blades: M, W, F-1-9 p.m., T-1-5 p.m., TH-5-9 p.m., Sat.-1-9 p.m., Sun. 5-9 p.m.
Bikes: T-5-9 p.m., TH-1-5 p.m., Sun.-1-5 p.m.
2004 Season Memberships Rates: Single Residents: $50.00, Single Non-Residents: $75.00
Note: Daily admission fees must be paid at the Skate Park. (All Daily Pass cards and memberships must be purchased at the Park Recreation office at City Hall. No daily pass cards or memberships will be sold at the Skate Park. These daily passes and memberships make excellent gifts! Reminder: All first time users must have our waiver signed before entering the Skate Park. If you are not 18 years of age an adult or legal guardian must fill out the waiver form. The following list of equipment must be worn by all while inside the 4.8 Skate Park: helmet, knee/elbow pads, and footwear.
FALL/WINTER PROGRAM GUIDE
The Park Recreation Fall/Winter program guide was mailed on Friday, July 30th. Did you receive your copy? Contact the Park Recreation Department at 457-8258 and have your name added to our database.
Lots of new and exciting programs happening this fall & winter.
Join in the afterschool activities designed for fun and recreation. Each session runs on Tuesday and Thursdays form 3:30-5:30 for 3 weeks. Topics are Cookin Kids, Community Return, Winter Wonderland, Organized Sports and Games, Creative Corner and Puppets and Masks.
AMERICAN RED CROSS LIFEGUARDING
For students ages 15 & up, Session one will run from August 23-26 from 4-8 p.m., August 28 from 8-4 p.m. Classes are held at the Bob Welch Aquatic Center. Session Two will run from October 12-17, Tuesday & Thursday from 6-10 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday from 8-6 p.m. Cost is $175 resident, $185 non-resident.
SEMI-PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS
Give your kids great instruction from Certified Park Recreation instructors in a small class. Sessions begin in October through March. Each class runs for 2 weeks on Monday and Wednesdays. Classes are held at the Winona Middle School.
ACTIVITIES CANCELLATION NUMBER-457-8220
Please use this service instead of calling our office number.
LOST AND FOUND ITEMS
If you have lost any items, such as keys, softball gloves, jackets, etc. During our programs or when using our facilities, we may have them in our lost and found box at the Park Rec. office, City Hall. Please stop in to identify the items.
CITY HALL OFFICE HOURS
7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. We are closed on Saturday and Sundays.
ACTIVE WELLNESS CENTER
New Active Wellness Center at the Senior Friendship Centermemberships available for persons 55 and over. Stop in the Park Recreation Department in City Hall, to purchase your membership or call the Winona Senior Friendship Center at 454-5212 for more information on our Active Wellness Center.
BINGO AT THE EAST REC. CENTER
Change your luck. Win big at Bingo on Friday, August 13, 2004 at 7:00 p.m. at the East Rec. Center.
DAILY CRAFTS AT THE EAST REC. CENTER
There are daily crafts at the East Rec. Center on Monday through Friday at 11:00 a.m. This week get ready for school and come design your own pencil box.
POOL TOURNAMENT AT THE EAST REC. CENTER
Pool Tournament, everyone welcome; join the fun, Tuesday, August 17th at 7 p.m.
COOKING WITH SARA
Hungry? Come check out what Sara's cooking up. Come join her on August 19th at 2:00 p.m. at the East Rec. Center.