Two New Sections of LEtGO Your Mind Camp Just Added!
Our most anticipated and enjoyed S.T.E.A.M. Camp just opened up their Winooski camp to our community! EJRP is happy to be able to offer a second week of Super Hero Master Builders and Stop Motion Animation for kids entering grades 1-4 AND EV3 Battle Bots for kids entering grades 4-8! Both camps run from August 6-10th, 9am-3pm with optional early drop off or late pick up times! Fight the summer brain drain while having a blast for one more week! This camp meets at Saint Francis Xavier School!
Essex Dog Days of Summer
The Essex Dog Park is hosting the 7th annual Essex Dog Days of Summer celebration at Maple Street Park. This is open to everyone, including your on-leash pups, who will be allowed in the park for an exciting day.
Co-sponsored by All Breed Rescue
The day will start with a dog and owner 2 mile run/walk. Dogs must be on a short leash (6’ or less) and under the control of a responsible owner, who is age 16+. Strollers/baby joggers are welcome. This course starts and ends at Maple Street Park, and travels the roads/sidewalks throughout the Countryside development. Various awards will be presented to dogs in the small (up to 25lbs), medium (26-50lbs), and large (51+lbs) dog categories.
FEE : $15 pre-registration per dog / $20 race day registration
If I could Only Paddle Like A Doggy...
Starting at 12pm, the Maple Street Pool will be open for the dogs. The entrance fee will be $5 per dog. There is no charge per person. Please note, this event is for dogs to swim in the pool, not for people. Both the small and large pool will be open, including the low diving board. Dogs must be on leash from the parking lot into the pool area. Please do not bring toys that your dog is possessive over, however, you may bring balls, Frisbees or other toys that they won’t mind sharing.
FEE: $5 per dog
NOTE: This event is for dogs to swim in the pool, not for people. Please do not bring your children with the idea that they will be able to go swimming…they will be disappointed!
NOTE For more information, please visit www.ejrp.org/dogdays.html. Dogs should be friendly and socialize well with other dogs and humans. No fighters or biters. All dogs must be licensed and wearing their tag. Dogs showing signs of aggression will be asked to leave. One handler can only bring a maximum of two dogs.
Movie Night in the Park