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Recreation Programs
Program Name
How to Audition Intensive Program
Saturday September 27
Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm
Salem Town Hall Max: 12 for class
Ages: 14 to Adult
Fee per person: $45.00 Resident $50.00 Non-Resident Early Bird rate if you sign up before September 3rd.
Fee after September 3rd: $60.00 resident $65.00 non-resident
September 19th is the last day to register.

For those who have done a bit of acting, or a lot, this class reviews the following:
1. The difference between auditioning for film vs. theater.
2. Basic improvisation skills.
3. How to walk into an audition room.
4. How to deal with nerves.
5. How to prepare for an audition with a monologue or script.

Q&A: Please bring a notebook and pencil, handouts will also be provided for you to take home.
Intro to Acting
Wednesday October 1, 8, 15, 2, 29
Time:3:30 to 5:00pm
Ages: 10 to 14 Max: 10
Salem School
Fee per student: Early Bird if sign up before September 3rd: $175.00 resident; $180.00 non-resident
Fee per student after September 3rd: $200.00 resident $205.00 non resident

For anyone who has ever had any interest in pursuing the craft of Acting. For beginners and those who have never set a foot in the door of a theater, this class is for them! We comver basic body movement, creative visualization, sense membory, improv, basic terms for the stage. Also, the last class is opento parents and the public to see monologues performed.
Fall Tennis Clinics
Round Hill Road Tennis Courts
Instructor: Anne Santoro
Fee: $80.00 resident; $85.00 non-resident
Required equipment: tennis racquet, tennis shoes/sneakers, water bottle, towel, tennis clothing or other athletic clothing you can easily move in.

Seniors: Tuesday 8:45 to 10:00am
September 9, 16, 23, 30 October 7
Wether you are new to tennis or have been away from the sport for a long time, come drill and play! Emphasis will be on balance and coordination, along with the fundamentals of the game. Each session includes a brief warm-up and cool-down. Min: 4 Max: 6

Adults: Tuesday 10:00 to 11:15am
September 9, 16, 23, 30 October 7
For those with some tennis experience, this clinic will organize your improvement or your return to the game. We will review the basics of movement, stroke production and strategy necessary for the sport. All sessions include drills and play as well as warm-up and cool-down. Min: 4 Max: 6

High School Players: Wednesday 4:00 to 5:15pm
September 10, 17, 24, October 1, 8
Improve your outdoor tennis skills now and set a solid foundation for spring season. We will focus on playing smart, movement and fitness. Technique will be addressed as necessary. All sessions will include drills, play, as well as a warm-up and cool down. This clinic is coed and is open to high school players with some team experience, as well as players with approprate junior experience who plan to play high school tennis next spring. Min: 4 Max: 8

After School Engineering Fundamentals with LEGO
Thursdays October 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, November 6, 13, 20
Grades: 3rd, 4th & 5th
Time: 3:30 to 5:00pm
Fee: $141.00 resident; $146 Non-resident
Min: 11 Max: 16

Dream it. Build it. Wreck it. Repeat.
Power up your enginnering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGOS. Apply real world concepts in physics, engineering, and architecture through engineering, and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as arch bridges, skyscrapers, motorized cars, and the Battletrack! Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. An experienced instructor will challenge new and returning students to engineer at the next level.
Saturday September 27th
6:30 to 9:30pm
The Salem Recreation Commission will sponsor a dance featuring the band "The King Pins" at the Community Park, 89 Norwich Road. $10.00 per person; children under 12 free. The dance will be held rain or shine. Proceeds to benefit the Salem Needy Fund. Bring your chair or blaket starting at 5:00 and bring your picnic dinner. Reserve a picnic table under the pavilion for $50.00 to decorate. Prizes for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place (must be reserved ahead of time).
For more information contact Sue Spang at 860-859-3873x100.
Saturday October 4, 2014
Departs: 7:30am Norwich Commuter Lot Route 82 (exit 80 from I395)
8:00am Clinton Commuter Lot Route 81 (Exit 63 from I95)
Departs NYC @ 7:00pm returning near 9:30pm
Adults: $48.00 Children thru age 12: $43.00

Board our deluxe motorcoach and travel free of all hassles to the center of the greatest city in the world! Upon arriving, our coach will make numerous stops allowing you to disembark throughout uptown, midtown or downtown Manhattan. Spend the day at your leisure pursuing an activity that can't be done anywhere else and is unique to only the Big Apple! After a day full of excitement, settle back on to the coach and enjoy a relaxing ride home. When you travel with us, there are no driving worries, parking problems or tolls to pay!

Please pay by Sept. 3 to reserve your seat. Refunds will be given after September 13 only if a replacement is found. Departure location must accompany payment. We will travel rain or shine, the only exception is severe weather.
Sunday October 12, 2014
Departs: 7:00am Norwich Commuter Lot Route 82 (Exit 80 from I395)
7:40am Glastonbury Commuter Lot (Main Street across from Burger King)
Returning near 8:30pm
Adult: $47.00 Children thru age 12: $42.00

Discover everything from antiques and colectibles, arts & crafts, and new merchandise among 600+ vendors spread out over the countryside and rolling hills of upstate New York. Bargains, treasures and unique items for everyone, it's all here! There's plenty of food to purchase for lunch or bring a cooler from home and have a picnic in the grassy field. We will make a dinner stop enroute home for a sit down meal, which is not included in the tour cost. Great shopping and great fun at a Hudson Valley tradition since 1970.

Please pay by Sept. 3. Refunds will be given after September 21 only if a replacement is found. Departure location must accompany payment.

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 Co-ed Pick Up Softball Games
*Starts in May*
Return in the spring!
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