The turf field was provided and installed by Turf and Tennis Surfaces of Bartlett IL. The removal of the old turf to the complete installation of the new turf took just seven days. The new field can be seen at the location or on the SportsZone website, nhsportszone.com.
Register soon for winter basketball
DERRY — The Derry Parks and Recreation Winter Basketball Registration period is nearing an end.
This is for all playes ages 4 through high schol. The fee is $40 for residents, $60 for nonresidents. Additional family members pay $15.
Select your child’s shirt size when registering; sizes cannot be changed or accommodated once registration has closed.
Participants cannot participate in the recreation program if they are on a travel or school team. Birth certificates are required for all 4- and 5-year-old participants at time of registration.
Registration is open until Friday, Nov. 15. To receive more information or to register for this program, contact the Derry Parks and Recreation Department at 432-6136, visit the Derry Recreation website at derry-nh.org, or visit the Recreation Office at 31 West Broadway in Derry.
Deer hunting seasons are underway
CONCORD — Opening day for New Hampshire’s regular firearms deer season is Nov. 13, a date anticipated with great enthusiasm by the state’s 60,000 deer hunters. The season runs through Dec. 8 in most of the state, except in Wildlife Management Unit A in northern New Hampshire, where it closes Dec. 1. The state’s muzzleloader deer season runs through Nov. 12.
Deer hunters can find Wildlife Management Unit and season-specific either-sex day regulations in the N.H. Hunting and Trapping Digest, available at huntnh.com/pubs/hunting.html or from any agent.
Hunting licenses can be purchased online at huntnh.com, from license agents statewide, or at the N.H. Fish and Game Department in Concord. The basic N.H. hunting license costs $22 for residents, $103 for nonresidents, plus a $2.50 wildlife habitat fee.