GILFORD — The Gilford Parks and Recreation Department is also sponsoring three different camps through the US Sports Institute at the Gilford Village Field.
The Multi-Sports Camp will take place July 29–Aug. 2 from 9 a.m.–12:30 p.m. for ages 5-14. This camp offers participants an opportunity to participate in a variety of sports including bocce ball, flag football, lacrosse, rugby, baseball, cricket, field hockey, net ball, soccer, badminton, pillo polo, and parachute games.
The Sports Squirts Camp will take place July 29-Aug. 2 from 2:30–3:30 p.m. for ages 3-5. This camp is designed to introduce children to a variety of sports in a safe, structured environment. All games and activities encompass hand/eye coordination, balance, agility and movement. Activities will include soccer, basketball, lacrosse, hockey, tennis and softball.
A First-Play Lacrosse Camp will be held July 29–Aug. 2 from 4–5:30 p.m. for ages 6-14. This camp curriculum includes stick handling, passing, scooping, dodging, shooting and many more fundamental techniques and skills.
There is a cost to participate in each of these camps. Further information is available at the institute's web site,
www.USsportsInstitute.com or calling the Parks and Recreation Office at 527-4722.