Recreation Department

Click HERE to register online 


To promote the social, emotional, and physical health of our community through recreation, workforce development, education, and engagement.

Description of Services

The Youth, Family, & Recreation Division of Norwich Human Services offers a full range of recreational activities for children and adults. The Department is also responsible for maintaining and managing city-owned sports/playing fields, courts, and facilities.


You can click HERE to register online, but registration forms can also be found in our office. Completed registrations can be dropped off in person, mailed, emailed, or faxed. There is a drop box located right next to the main door for after-hour registrations.  Registrations will not be completed unless a payment is made.  We accept check, debit/credit, and money orders ONLY; debit/credit can be taken over the phone or online.

Attention Educators and Hobbyists!

Do you have a special talent or skill that you’d like to share? We are looking for instructors to teach the following types of programs:

Gardening / Outdoor Crafts / Mechanics
Sports / Fitness / Self Defense / Ultimate Frisbee
Knitting / Sewing / Weaving
Cooking / Baking / Cake Decorating
Mental Wellness / Mindfulness / Meditation
Arts / Crafts / Painting / Hobbies
Life Skills / Financial Planning / Language
Music / Singing / Dance / Archery / Golf
Special Needs / Adaptive Programs

If you are interested in becoming an instructor or have a suggestion for a new program, please contact our office at (860) 823-3791 or send us an email.
**All instructors subject to a background check.

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