Montague Parks & Recreation Department Notebook, Oct. 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Scarecrow Stuffing Party: Saturday, from noon to 2 p.m., at Unity Park. Create the best scarecrow in your neighborhood and join us for a Scarecrow Stuffing Party. Fees: Scarecrows, $5 per scarecrow. If you bring your own clothes, $3. There will also be a cookie sale. Donations of used long sleeved shirts and pants accepted at the office.

Bluefish Swim Team: Names are being taken for the waiting list for the recreational/competitive swim team. The team consists of groups according to ability — novice through advanced. The Bluefish are members of the Pioneer Valley Swim League. Meets take place Saturdays. Open to all area youth able to successfully complete an in-pool swim test. Program runs from mid-October through the beginning of March. Practices are Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings. Fees vary per swimmer level and residency. Multiple family member discount available.

The Autumn Programs edition of our Fun Times Brochure is at: www.montague.net. Like us on Facebook to receive updates. Montague Parks & Recreation Department, 56 First St., Turners Falls. Office hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Call 863-3216 to learn more.