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Thursday, May 3, 2012 N/Warren Town and County News Page Three OFFICE INFORMATION Pick up registration forms 24 hours a day at the Parks and Recreation office or print them off our website: www.ci.norwalk.ia.us. You can mail registration forms, place them in our drop box or walk in. Our office is located at 1100 Chatham Ave. (Public Safety Bldg.). Of- fice hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday. The drop box is open 24/7! If you have any questions, call us at 981-9206. Online registration is available. (see website: www.ci, norwalk.ia.us) UPCOMING REGISTRATIONS Bike Safety Day, through May 11; Coed Slow Pitch SB, through May 11; Dog Obedience, through May 11; PeeWee/BamBam, May 7 through May 18; Hershey Track Meet, May 16 or May 25. ADVENTURELAND Discount Adventureland tickets available for pur- chase. HERSHEY TRACK MEET This track meet is for children currently in third through sixth grades. This free track meet is the first step in qualifying for the state meet. A minimum of five Iowa children will receive an all-expense paid trip to the national meet courtesy of Hershey Chocolate Company. Events include 50, 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1600- meter runs, 4 X 100-meter relays, standing long jump and softball throw. Registration Dates: Registration will be done during PE Classes. Program Dates: Wednes- day, May 16, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (6th grade); Pro- gram Dates: Friday, May 25, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (3rd to 5th grade); Location: Norwalk High School Track; Cost: Free. BIKE SAFETY DAY The Norwalk Police Department, Norwalk Fire De- partment, along with Norwalk Parks and Recreation is sponsoring a Bike Safety Day. Participants will bring their bikes to the Norwalk Police Department parking lot and get their bike inspected and ride the safety course. After the safety course, the Mayor will lead a bike ride in the area surrounding the Public Safety Build- ing. Each registered child (ages 5 to fifth grade) will have a chance to win miscellaneous prizes. Drawing will take place during lunch and you must be present to win. Registration Dates: Through May 11; Program Date: Saturday, May 19; Time: 10 a.m.; Location: Norwalk Public Safety Building; Equipment Needed: Your Bi- cycle; Cost: FREE. PEE WEE TEE BALL (KINDERGARTEN) This program is for children who are currently in Kindergarten. This is a coed program. The children will have fun playing while learning the fundamentals of tee ball. Volunteer coaches will be needed, and there will be two weeks of practice and four weeks of games (dependent on number of teams). Registration Dates: May 7 through May 18; Nights: Tuesday/Thursday; Pro- gram Begins: Week of July 9 (weather permitting); Time: 6 p.m. and 7 p.m. Location: Norwalk-McAninch Sports i ! NORWALK PARKS & RECREATION DEPARTMENT IBAN LEISURE LINE Complex; Equipment needed: glove; Cost: Norwalk residents-S41, non-residents-S47.25. BAM BAM BLAST BALL (Pre-K) This program is for children who are currently 4 and 5 years old NOT in Kindergarten. This is a coed league. The children will have fun playing while learning the fundamentals of tee ball. Bam Bam Blast Ball is a sim- plified version of tee ball. The kids hit off a tee and run to first base, which honks when they jump on it. Volun- teer coaches will be needed, and there will be one week of practice and four or five weeks of games (dependent on number of teams). Registration Dates: May 7 through May 18; Nights: Tuesday or Thursday; Program Begins: Week of July 9 (weather permitting); Time: 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Location: Norwalk-McAninch Sports Complex; Equipment needed: glove; Cost: Norwalk residents-S34.50, non-residents-S39.75. DOG OBEDIENCE SCHOOL This is a basic obedience class using reward based training methods. We will cover simple commands such as sit, down, coming when called and loose leash walk- ing. The class will also focus on correcting Common Be- havior Problems like jumping, chewing, bolting and potty issues. The class will also include some tricks to show off to your friends. Dogs must be at least six months old to attend and current on all vaccinations. (NAPS)--A website, www. COPD.com, offers the 12 mil- lion Americans with COP]) information to help them understand and live with COPD at various stages of the disease. $*$ Smokers can get help by utilizing stop-smoking tools such as nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) products like the Nicorette gum and lozenge and the NicoDerm C( patch, which are proven to significantly improve a smoker's chance of qnitting. Spring into Home Improvements with an. a00zing rate! HOME EQUITY OF CREDIT: Children are welcome to attend, but a responsible adult should be the main person working with the dog. This class is a good beginning step to other training classes such as Therapy or Agility. But the most important as- pect of the class is that it is a fun bonding experience for you and your dog. The class is taught by a certified dog trainer with 5 years of experience in personal in-home dog training and dog training classes, Tools needed for the class will be a nylon or leather collar and leash, your dog's favorite treats and a positive attitude. Choke chains, prong collars and flexi-leads will not be allowed for use in class. This class will be held outside so wear the proper attire. Instructor: Dan Pastor; Location: Billy O. Phillips Park; Registration Dates: Through May 11; Session Dates: Tuesdays, May 15, 22, 29, June 5, 12; Time: 6-7 p.m.; Cost: $80.50 Norwalk residents/S96.60 non-residents. COED SLOW PITCH SOFTBALL This is a slow pitch recreation league and a 12-inch softball will be used. Rosters must contain a minimum of 10 players and no more than 20 players. Players must be 18 years old and out of high school. Umpires pro- vided. 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