February 8th has been cancelled due to the rain and will be made up on Friday February 15th
February 12th has been cancelled due to the incoming snow and messy afternoon commute and will be made up on Tuesday February 26th
Important: Correspondence will be done via e-mail. This includes confirmations, reminders, cancellations, etc. There have been days that school has been canceled but our program has still run, so please check your emails or this website if you have any questions about whether a program is running or not. For more information please contact Channon Ames DiCiurcio at email@example.com or (617) 796-1529.
Join Newton Parks and Recreation for our 6 week Ski and Snowboard Program at Nashoba Valley Ski Area on Powers Rd in Westford, MA.
This 6 week program is designed for the beginner through advanced student in grades 3 - 10. Learn the basics or develop your skills. Lessons are offered for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Intermediate and advanced skiers and snowboarders may sign up for the lift only option. Please note that with the lift only option, participants will be paired up with other participants to ski or snowboard on their own.
Children in grades 3 – 5 can sign up for our TUESDAY afternoon program. The Tuesday program leaves promptly at 1:30 pm and returns at approximately 5:30 pm. The dates for the Tuesday program are January 8, 15, 22, 29, February 5, 12, 2019.
Children in grades 5 – 10 can sign up for our FRIDAY evening program. The Friday program leaves promptly at 5:30 pm and returns at approximately 10:00 pm. The dates for the Friday program are January 4, 11, 18, 25, February 1 and 8, 2019.
Drop off and pick up is at the Albemarle Field House, 250 Albemarle Rd, Newton, MA 02460.
Each program provides coach bus transportation from Newton to the Nashoba Valley Ski Area in Westford, MA. In order to make our lesson times, the bus leaves promptly at the times listed above. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time. If you miss the bus you may drive to Nashoba Valley and meet us there.
Cancellations prior to December 1 will be given a refund minus a $50.00 cancellation fee. After December 1, refunds (minus the cancellation fee) will only be issued if we can fill the space.
Newton Parks and Rec Release Form this is an online waiver. You will get an email with a link for your child.
Nashoba Valley Release Form this is an online waiver
The Nashoba Valley and Newton Parks and Rec Release Forms are both mandatory and must be filled out by parents by December 1 in order for your child to participate. Please contact Channon Ames DiCiurcio at 617-796-1529 or at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
*RENTAL INFORMATION (OPTIONAL)*
If you would like to rent equipment from Nashoba Valley, a pre-fit will be scheduled on Tuesday December 11,2018 from 6:00 - 7:30 pm at the Albemarle Field house, 250 Albemarle Rd, Newton, MA 02460. Rental cost (skis, boots, and poles for skiing and snowboard and boots for snowboarding) for the six week program is $115.00 ($155 with a helmet rental) and is due the day of the fitting. There is a $10.00 late fee if you don't pre-fit before our program starts. Helmets may be purchased ($60) as well. Cash or Checks only. Checks for rentals should be made payable to: NASHOBA VALLEY (AND ARE DUE AT THE FITTING)