New director named for Little Rascals

SHARON — After a rigorous search process, Sharon Parks and Recreation announced on Friday, May 3, that Guy Gnerre has accepted a position as the new director of the summer Little Rascals Program, scheduled to begin in June. Matt Andrulis-Mette, Director of Parks and Recreation made the announcement.

Little Rascals has served the community for many years, offering summer employment for local youth and low-cost daytime recreational activities for children (ages 5-12) of families who live or work in Sharon. Beginning the day after school closes for the summer, the affordable summer-long program is located at the Sharon Town Beach on Mudge Pond. It operates daily, Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Full or half-day participation is offered.

In addition to beach and swimming activities, the Little Rascals program offers a range of other fun pursuits, including arts and crafts, sports, and theme weeks.

Information regarding the program and registration procedures can be found on the Sharon Parks and Recreation website, sharonct.org. For more information please call 860-364-1400 or email sharon.rec.ctr@snet.net.

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