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Recreation Programs
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After School Basic Drawing
Wednesday April 30 May 7, 14, 21, 28
Grades: 5th - 8th
Time: 3:30 to 4:30pm Salem School
Min: 2 Max: 10
Fee: $55.00 per resident student; $60.00 per non resident student
Instructor: Holly Alligood

Supplies to bring: Mechanical pencil; drawing pencils (HB, 2B, 3B, 4B, 5B, 6B these can be found in kits), 11x14 sketch pad; kneadable eraser. These items can be purchased at Michaels, A.C. Moore or Walmart.

There's something satisfying about creating a drawing. Learning to draw teaches you about things around you and develops dexterity of mind and hand. We will explore the process of drawing and make it achievable to each student. Any ability of drawing are welbome to join in!
Film Production Workshop: Hands-On Filmmaking
Pre-Production Meetings:
Friday January 17, 24, 31 February 7, 14, 21, 28 March 7, 14, 21, 28
Before school 7:45 to 8:30am
Filming & Post Production: April, May, June-as needed based on filming schedule or by appointment. Please note: One or more weekends will be required during filming stages of production.
Workshop available to 7th & 8th grade students.
Executive Producer: Brian Fleming
Fee: $55.00

Do you like movies? Ever wonder what it takes to make a movie? We are looking for creative & dedicated students to help write, act, film, edit, and produce a short film.
Roles will include but are not limited to: Writer, Actor, Director, Editing, Camera/Sound, Costume/Prop Design.
In this workshop, the crew will be given several story ideas to develop into their short film. It will be up to the team of writers to complete a script, the actors to learn their parts, directors to organize the filming, camera/soundcrew to capture the footage, and the editor to put the fininshing touches on their project. This is an excellent opportunity to get hands-on experience that will teach you the ins and outs of movie production.
Goal: Produce a short film to be shown to an audience and entered into a film festival.
Performing Arts Camp
July 14-18 9am to 2:30pm
Ages: 6-12 yrs.
Fee: Salem and East Haddam residents: $200; non-residents: $205
Online registration is available here:
Location: TBA

This week long experience is perfect for the youn grama and dance enthusiasts. It will provide a creative and nurturing environment for each child to come out of their shell, gain confidence and express themselves. Students will participate in exciting acting and dance classes, which culminate ina preformance for family and friends at the end of the week. This program is in collaboration with the East Haddam Parks and Recreation.
Saturday May 10, 2014
Departs: 7:30am Norwich Commuter Lot (Rt 82/Exit 80 from I395)
8:00am Clinton Commuter Lot (Rt 81/Exit 63 from I95)
Returns approximately 9:30pm
$48 per adult; $43 per child thru age 12

Board our deluxe motorcoach and travel worry-free to the greatest city in the world! We will make numerous drop offs allowing you to disembark throughtout uptown, midtown and downtown Manhattan. Spend the day at your leisure to pursue an activity that is unique to only the Big Apple. After a day full of excitement, settle back onto the coach for a relaxing ride home.

Must be paid in full by April 19. Departure location must accompany payment. No refunds afterward unless a replacement is found. We will travel rain or shine, the only exception is severe weather.
Saturday June 28, 2014
Departs: Salem School Time: 2:00pm
Departs Yankee Stadium 1/2 hour after the end of the game.
Fee: $135.00 per ticket (includes motorcoach and game ticket)

Join us for our yearly Red Sox vs. Yankee baseball game! Doesn't matter who you want to win, it is always a great game!
Sunday October 12, 2014
Details TBA
Saturday November 29, 2014
Details TBA
Saturday December 6, 2014
Details TBA or contact Bob Applyby at 860-859-1919 for more information.
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Adult Men & Women's Volleyball
Will return in October!
Wednesday evening 7:00 to 9:00pm.
Salem residents or guests of residents
Salem School Gym
Adult Men's Basketball
Will return in October!
Tuesday & Thursday evenings 7:00 to 9:00pm
Salem residents or guests of residents welcome.
Salem School Gym
Adult Men & Women's Tennis
Return in the spring!
Round Hill Road Tennis Courts
Adult Co-ed Pick Up Softball Games
*Starts in May*
Return in the spring!
Round Hill Road
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270 Hartford Road, Salem, CT 06420   (860) 859-3873
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