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January - May 2013

P L A Y

Sweetheart Dance

Saturday, February 2 Sugar and spice and everything nice! Dads, granddads, and uncles watch your little one spread her wings and shine. This special evening includes dinner, dancing, a professional 5�x 7�photo, and each little girl will receive a special gift. Be a part of her dream come true. Register per person by February 1 at any Garland recreation center. Save $2 per person when you register online at garlandparks.com.

The Atrium

at the Granville Arts Center 330 North Fifth Street

Ages 4 - 7 Yrs 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Ages 8 - 12 Yrs $14 per person 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. $14 per person

Instructors Wanted

City Council

Ronald Jones, Mayor Tim Campbell, District 1 Anita Goebel, District 2 Preston Edwards, District 3, Deputy Mayor Pro Tem B.J. Williams, District 4 John Willis, District 5, Mayor Pro Tem Lori Barnett Dodson, District 6 Rick Williams, District 7 Jim Cahill, District 8 William E. Dollar, City Manager

Parks & Recreation Board D. Cecil Williams II, District 4, Chair Ed Seghers, District 1 Lawrence B. Jones III, District 2 Art Whitaker, District 3 Patsy Rogers, District 5 Gregory Davis, District 6 Laura McLarry, District 7, Vice Chair Molly Bishop, District 8 Dwight Harry, Mayoral Appointee Jim Stone, Managing Director

Penchant for macaroni art? Flair for Salsa Dance? Share your special talents with the community. We are looking for innovative, talented, and proficient instructors. Contact your local recreation center or senior center for more information, and fill out an Instructor Class Proposal Form online garlandparks.com

Inclusion Statement Garland Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts encourages people of all abilities to participate in recreation activities together and register for programs that are of interest to them. We strive to promote activities that provide a positive, independent leisure experience through standard, specialized, adapted, and inclusive programs. Please call your local recreation center if you have a special need or require any special accommodations.

What’sJanuary Inside? - May 2013

Kids

6 Arts & Crafts 8 Community Education 8 Dance 11 Health & Fitness 12 Martial Arts 13 Outdoor Adventures 14 Performing Arts 15 Sports

Adults

21 Arts & Crafts 22 Community Education 23 Dance 25 Health & Fitness 29 Martial Arts 31 Sports 32 Travel & Outings 34 Therapeutic Recreation

36 Firewheel Golf Park & Jack Coleman Tennis Center 37 Sports 38 Reservations 40 Facility Locations 42 How to PLAY

Registration Scholarship Information Holiday Closings

43 The Body Shops

On the Cover Mollie stays active by participating in Garland Special Olympics and TR programs!

Spring 2013 - Special Events 5

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HUNT

Hop into spring EGG-citement! Hunt for colorful candy and toy filled eggs. Bounce around in a jump house, go through the obstacle course, and load up on recreation activity information. Popcorn, sodas, and Pucker Powder will be available for purchase. Keep the memory by having your picture taken with the Easter Bunny for a small fee! For more information please contact Granger Recreation Center, 972-205-2771 or grc@garlandtx.gov. Central Park Ages up to 10 Yrs Thursday, March 28 6:00 PM (Weather permitting) FREE!

Have an eye for photography? Capture compelling still photos while getting to know Garland from a different point of view. Shutterbugs of all ages can showcase their work for the community to enjoy. Photos submitted must be taken within the Garland city limits or by a Garland resident and may be up to 8” X 10” in size. All submissions must be mounted on poster board with a one inch border; one picture per board. Prizes will be awarded for first place in each category and best in show. All entries must be submitted to Granger Recreation Center from April 1 - April 12. Winners will be announced April 19. For more information, please call 972-205-2771 or grc@garlandtx.gov.

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Garland

Photo Contest

Granger Recreation Center Youth Division (18 Yrs and younger) Adult Division (19 Yrs and up) $5 per entry (up to 4 photos per category) Categories: People/Children, Nature/Plants, Animals/Wildlife, Scenery including Cityscapes, Abstract/Composite, and Mobile Phone Pictures

CINCO de MAYO ¡VIVA El Cinco de Mayo! Join us for a celebration of freedom and liberty and fun for the whole family. Enjoy local Folklorico dance groups, live music, and tasty traditional treats. Of course, no Cinco de Mayo would be complete without piñatas! For more information, please contact Fields Recreation Center, 972-205-3090 or frc@garlandtx.gov. Fields Recreation Center All Ages Friday, April 26 5 - 8 PM FREE!

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Awesome Art

Learn art through imitation! Discover amazing artists while also creating your own masterpieces. Learn about a different artist each week including Pollock, Kandinsky, and Monet, and then use their style as an example for your own work of art. Ignite creativity and self expression while developing fine motor skills.

Fields Recreation Center

Me & My Shadow

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Gerstner 136704 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 136705 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 136706 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 136707 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 136708 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM

Ready, set, play! Enjoy circle time, arts and crafts projects, games, and sports designed with parents and their special little ones in mind. Improve their socialization, hand and eye coordination, motor movements, and attention span while spending quality time together.

1/2 - 1/23 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$20 $20 $20 $20 $20

Growing Artist

Creativity starts here. Using a variety of mediums, build a foundation for young artists to grow. Learn how to handle a paint brush, color mixing, and paint application. Increase fine motor skills including hand control and precise movements while expressing individuality.

Holford Recreation Center

$5 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 2 - 4Yrs Instructor: K. Dillon 137040 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 137041 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 137042 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 137043 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 137044 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$26 $26 $26 $26 $26

Messy Masterpieces

Age: 7 - 11Yrs Instructor: Duncan 136653 Th 4:00 - 4:45 PM 136655 Th 4:00 - 4:45 PM 136674 Th 4:00 - 4:45 PM 136675 Th 4:00 - 4:45 PM

Holford Recreation Center

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$36 $28 $36 $36

Dress for a mess! Explore hands on art and create unique masterpieces that you can take home using a variety of messy materials including finger paints, shaving cream, play dough, and goop. Increase self expression, enhance fine motor skills, create lasting memories, and socialize.

Holford Recreation Center

$5 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: A. Dillon 136976 W 3:00 - 3:45 PM 136977 W 3:00 - 3:45 PM 136978 W 3:00 - 3:45 PM 136979 W 3:00 - 3:45 PM 136984 W 3:00 - 3:45 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$26 $26 $20 $26 $26

Spring 2013 - Kids 7

Young Artist

Now that’s a work of art! Discover different techniques for drawing and painting while using various mediums. Learn about artists of the past as well as exploring individual creativity. Learn creative thinking skills while taking the mind through the world of art.

Audubon Recreation Center

Pastel and Charcoal

Learn to draw, shade, and blend in pastel and charcoal like the masters, Mary Cassat and Edward Degas. $5 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Crownover 136334 Tu 4:30 - 5:30 PM 1/15 - 1/29 $32 136335 Tu 4:30 - 5:30 PM 2/12 - 2/26 $32

Prisma Art

Watercolors

Turn your sketch into a beautiful masterpiece! Discover how blending, shading, and color techniques are used to complete a drawing. Learn how to create rich color, tonal value, and texture using Prismacolors and pencils. Gain control of your drawing skills and have fun creating works of art.

Holford Recreation Center

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$38 $29 $38 $38

Shadow Art

Stretch your sketching abilities! Learn to draw, shade, and blend in charcoal. Create your own works of art while learning about different artists and the techniques used to make unique drawings. Increase confidence and artistic abilities through self expression.

Holford Recreation Center

Draw with your left brain! Using verbal and logic based instruction, learn to tap into creative potential. Our valuable drawing curriculum teaches students drawing skills and basic artistic concepts, including line, shape, value, and filling the page. Lessons improve concentration and hand and eye coordination.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 136688 Tu 4:00 - 4:45 PM 136689 Tu 4:00 - 4:45 PM 136691 Tu 4:00 - 4:45 PM 136695 Tu 4:00 - 4:45 PM

Young Rembrandts

Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 136379 Th 5:00 - 5:45 PM 136647 Th 5:00 - 5:45 PM 136649 Th 5:00 - 5:45 PM 136652 Th 5:00 - 5:45 PM

Learn watercolor techniques including wetting the paper, color flooding and gradation, brushwork, and edge tinting. $5 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Crownover 136336 Tu 4:30 - 5:30 PM 4/9 - 4/23 $32

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 4/2 - 4/23 5/7 - 5/28

$38 $38 $38 $38

Age: 6 - 12Yrs 136161 M 5:30 - 6:30 PM 137033 M 5:30 - 6:30 PM 137034 M 5:30 - 6:30 PM

1/28 - 2/25 3/18 - 4/15 4/22 - 5/20

$66 $66 $66

Spring 2013 - Kids 8

Cooks & Books

Kidz Art Camp

Creativity starts here! Learn to use a variety of mediums including pencil, ink, charcoals, oil pastels, watercolors, and more. Have fun making various art projects, crafts, and masterpieces. Create a new piece of artwork each day to take home and display.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 7 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 136698 M-Th 1:00 - 3:00 PM

3/11 - 3/14

$42

Play, learn, cook! Blend the world of cooking and reading together. Enjoy stories about different types of foods and make snacks that include them. Learn about safety tips, healthy practices, and common kitchen tools. Make recipe cards to take home and share.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Duncan 136709 Tu 11:00 - 11:45 AM 136710 Tu 11:00 - 11:45 AM 136711 Tu 11:00 - 11:45 AM 136712 Tu 11:00 - 11:45 AM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 4/2 - 4/23 5/7 - 5/21

$26 $26 $26 $20

Cooking for Kids

Bon appetit! Explore and prepare new dishes using seasonal fruits and veggies. Gain insight to better nutrition while developing safe kitchen habits. Help expand your family’s nutritional experiences while making meal planning an activity for everyone using creative and healthy ideas.

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Johnson 136041 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 136042 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 136043 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 136044 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 136045 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/23 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Digital Photography

Say cheese! Learn how to use your personal digital camera and take awesome pictures. With step by step instruction, learn the basic parts and features of the camera with an introduction to different photography careers. Capture the best image of items, pets, people, and family vacations.

Holford Recreation Center

Bring your camera. Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: K. Dillon 137121 Sa 9:30 - 10:30 AM 137122 Sa 9:30 - 10:30 AM 137123 Sa 9:30 - 10:30 AM 137124 Sa 9:30 - 10:30 AM 137125 Sa 9:30 - 10:30 AM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$26 $26 $26 $26 $26

Irish Step Dance

Celtic grace and poise. Learn the formalized and competitive style of Irish dance characterized by the quick and precise movement of the feet. Each ‘step’ is choreographed to the traditional music of Ireland and includes threes, sevens, single jigs, and easy reels. Enhance elegant movement, good posture, and confidence.

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Audubon Recreation Center Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Schwericke 136713 Sa 12:30 - 1:15 PM

1/5 - 3/16

$47

Spring 2013 - Kids 9

Ballet

All Star Dance

Be elite; be dynamic; be you! Take your skills to the next level with instruction that focuses on developing rhythm, style, and proper techniques. Build a strong foundation in dance while developing coordination and increasing strength, flexibility, and self confidence.

Discover the dancer within. Move through progressive barre and center exercises that stress skeletal alignment, turn-out of the legs, coordination of the hands and arms, weight changes, and proper use of the feet. Establish a strong foundation in dance, build strength, and apply techniques in other forms of dance.

Audubon Recreation Center

Audubon Recreation Center

Beginning Hip Hop

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Schwericke 136340 Sa 9:30 - 10:15 AM 1/5 - 3/16 $47 136342 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM 1/5 - 3/16 $47

Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Johnson 136991 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136996 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136997 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136998 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136999 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/9 - 5/30

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Advanced Hip Hop

Instructor approval required. Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Johnson 137003 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 137004 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 137005 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 137006 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 137007 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM

1/5 - 3/16 $47

Holford Recreation Center

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/8 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/20

$32 $42 $42 $42 $32

Combo Dance

Instruction includes jazz, modern, contemprary, and lyrical dance. Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Johnson 137001 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 1/10 - 1/31 136992 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 2/7 - 2/28 136993 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 3/7 - 3/28 136994 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 4/4 - 4/25 136995 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 5/9 - 5/30

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Schwericke 136341 Sa 10:25 - 11:15 AM

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Adams 136106 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 136107 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 136108 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 136234 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 136237 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$26 $26 $20 $26 $26

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$34 $34 $28 $34 $34

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$42 $42 $35 $42 $42

Beginner

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Adams 136109 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM 136110 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM 136111 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM 136235 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM 136236 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM

Intermediate

Instructor approval required. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Adams 136112 Th 5:30 - 6:15 PM 136113 Th 5:30 - 6:15 PM 136114 Th 5:30 - 6:15 PM 136238 Th 5:30 - 6:15 PM 136239 Th 5:30 - 6:15 PM

Spring 2013 - Kids 10

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Dance Combo

Holford Recreation Center

Put your dancing shoes on! Learn body movements associated with various styles of dance including modern, lyrical, freestyle, jazz, tap, ballet, and hip hop. Develop poise and grace while increasing self confidence through the use of bouncy balls, ribbons, and hula hoops.

Bradfield Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Receive a free tutu with your first month’s registration. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 135946 Th 5:30 - 6:00 PM 1/3 - 1/24 $32 135949 Th 5:30 - 6:00 PM 2/7 - 2/28 $32 135952 Th 5:30 - 6:00 PM 3/7 - 3/28 $32 135955 Th 5:30 - 6:00 PM 4/4 - 4/25 $32 135958 Th 5:30 - 6:00 PM 5/2 - 5/23 $32 Age: 6 - 12Yrs 135947 Th 135950 Th 135953 Th 135956 Th 135959 Th

6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM

1/3 - 1/24 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Fields Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Receive a free tutu with your first month’s registration. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 136961 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 1/3 - 1/24 $32 136965 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 2/7 - 2/28 $32 136968 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 3/7 - 3/28 $32 136971 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 4/4 - 4/25 $32 136974 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 5/2 - 5/23 $32 Age: 6 - 12Yrs 136962 Th 136967 Th 136970 Th 136972 Th 136975 Th

4:30 - 5:15 PM 4:30 - 5:15 PM 4:30 - 5:15 PM 4:30 - 5:15 PM 4:30 - 5:15 PM

1/3 - 1/24 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Receive a free tutu with your first month’s registration. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Age: 2 - 4Yrs 136893 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 1/7 - 1/28 $25 136894 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 2/4 - 2/25 $32 136905 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 3/4 - 3/25 $32 136906 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 4/1 - 4/22 $32 136907 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 5/6 - 5/20 $25

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Receive a free tutu with your first month’s registration. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Age: 2 - 4Yrs 136005 Th 4:30 - 5:00 PM 1/3 - 1/24 $32 136008 Th 4:30 - 5:00 PM 2/7 - 2/28 $32 136011 Th 4:30 - 5:00 PM 3/7 - 3/28 $32 136014 Th 4:30 - 5:00 PM 4/4 - 4/25 $32 136017 Th 4:30 - 5:00 PM 5/2 - 5/23 $32 Age: 5 - 7Yrs 136006 Th 136009 Th 136012 Th 136015 Th 136018 Th

5:15 - 6:00 PM 5:15 - 6:00 PM 5:15 - 6:00 PM 5:15 - 6:00 PM 5:15 - 6:00 PM

1/3 - 1/24 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Age: 8 - 17Yrs 136007 Th 136010 Th 136013 Th 136016 Th 136019 Th

6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM 6:00 - 6:45 PM

1/3 - 1/24 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Jazz Dance

The rhythm is going to get you! Learn the basics including leaps, turns, and kicks. Tone your entire body while you focus on arm and leg techniques. Strengthen and condition the body, add flexibility, and improve posture and balance. Develop and increase agility, coordination, rhythm, and self confidence.

Audubon Recreation Center

Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: Garretson 136714 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 136715 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 136716 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 136717 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 136730 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Garretson 136718 W 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136719 W 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136720 W 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136725 W 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136731 W 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Spring 2013 - Kids 11

Zumba速 Fitness

Forget the workout, remember the fun! Combine fast and slow rhythms to learn aerobic routines to the sounds of Latin and International music. Utilizing the principles of fitness interval and resistance training, maximize caloric output, fat burning, and total body toning.

Audubon Recreation Center

Fitness 101

Build muscles the right way! Learn correct work out techniques while gaining knowledge on how the body moves. This one hour fitness orientation targets teenagers looking to get in shape. Upon completion of training, participants are eligible to purchase The Body Shops Fitness Pass.

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Register monthly, one time per week $12, two times per week $17, or three times per week $20 with an adult registration. Age: 9 - 13Yrs Instructor: Raygoza 136887 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/2 - 1/31 $20 136888 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/4 - 2/28 $20 136889 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/4 - 3/28 $20 136890 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/1 - 4/30 $20 136891 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/1 - 5/30 $20

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

By appointment only. An adult must purchase a Fitness Pass and accompany the youth during each visit. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact Hollabaugh Recreation Center, 972-205-2721. Age: 12 - 15Yrs Instructor: Hooe 136025 M-Th By appointment $25

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Register monthly, one time per week $12, two times per week $17, or three times per week $20 with an adult registration. Age: 9 - 13Yrs Instructor: Raygoza 135966 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 1/2 - 1/30 $20 135967 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 2/4 - 2/27 $20 135968 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 3/4 - 3/27 $20 135969 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 4/1 - 4/30 $20 135970 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 5/1 - 5/29 $20

Homeschool PE

Get active and get fit! Learn basic skills of different sports and physical fitness activities. Strengthen locomotor, non locomotor, and manipulative skills while exploring movement concepts. Develop healthy habits, a positive self esteem, social skills, and teamwork in a safe, fun filled environment.

Fields Recreation Center

Age: 4 - 15Yrs Instructor: Henry 136956 Tu 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136957 Tu 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136958 Tu 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136959 Tu 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136960 Tu 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

1/1 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$27 $22 $22 $27 $22

Spring 2013 - Kids 12

Karate

Grow in mind and body! This Okinawan art of self defense employs hand strikes and kicks with swift and calculated movements used to disable or subdue an opponent. Focus on the flow of katas, self defense, sparring, and weapons. Attain discipline, self control, and physical fitness.

Audubon Recreation Center

All Levels

With over 30 years of experience instructing, this doctor of physical therapy and black belt will help you reach your fitness goals in a safe and effective way. Optional two tournaments per year. Age: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Young 136790 Tu, Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 1/8 - 2/14 $31 136791 Tu, Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 2/26 - 4/4 $31 136794 Tu, Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 4/16 - 5/23 $31

Judo & Jujitsu

Holford Recreation Center

Develop dedication and discipline! Olympic competitor, Bert Becerra, teaches you how to safely control your balance, leverage, and movement while implementing skill, technique, and timing through self defense. Improve concentration, body control, and quick reflexive action. Build self esteem and gain a lifetime of health and fitness.

Fields Recreation Center

Attendance at least 2 times per week recommended. Age: 4 - 15Yrs Instructor: Becerra 136764 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 136765 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 136766 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 136767 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 136768 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM

Beginner

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years of instruction to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Nakaya 136138 W 6:30 - 7:45 PM 1/9 - 2/27 $37 136242 W 6:30 - 7:45 PM 3/20 - 5/8 $37

Advanced

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years of instruction to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Instructor apporval required. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Nakaya 136139 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM 1/12 - 3/2 $37 136243 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM 3/23 - 5/11 $37

1/2 - 1/31

$42

2/1 - 2/28

$42

3/1 - 3/30

$42

4/1 - 5/1

$42

5/1 - 5/31

$42

Kung Fu

Focus on building a stronger you! Learn the five basic animal styles of Kung Fu while practicing correct execution of kicking, punching, and stance techniques. Develop discipline and enhance physical skills, dexterity, and alertness through this ancient form of martial art.

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

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Age: 5 - 15Yrs Instructor: Clark 135977 M-Tu Sa 135978 M-Tu Sa 135979 M-Tu Sa 135980 M-Tu Sa 135981 M-Tu Sa

7:00 - 8:00 PM 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 7:00 - 8:00 PM 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 7:00 - 8:00 PM 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 7:00 - 8:00 PM 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 7:00 - 8:00 PM 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

1/5 - 1/29

$42

2/2 - 2/26

$42

3/2 - 3/30

$42

4/1 - 4/30

$42

5/4 - 5/28

$42

Spring 2013 - Kids 13

LIFE Tae Kwon Do

Leadership, Integrity, Fighting, Exercise. Learn the fluid movement of kicks, punches, and jumps while adding other martial arts for well rounded physical fitness and self defense training. Hold yourself to a higher standard as you achieve new ranks and goals to gain benefits that will last a lifetime.

Archery

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 5 - 15Yrs Instructor: Elliott 137066 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137067 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137068 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137069 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137070 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137071 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137072 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137073 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137074 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137075 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137076 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137077 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137078 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137079 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137080 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM

1/2 - 1/30 1/5 - 1/26 1/7 - 1/28 2/2 - 2/23 2/4 - 2/25 2/6 - 2/27 3/2 - 3/30 3/4 - 3/25 3/6 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 4/3 - 4/24 4/6 - 4/27 5/1 - 5/29 5/4 - 5/25 5/6 - 5/20

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Tae Kwon Do & Jujitsu

Train your body and mind. Combine two styles of martial arts through feeling, action, reaction, and technique. Patient guidance and practical training emphasize key punch and kick techniques that enhance development by improving mental discipline, posture, coordination, ground techniques, and self defense skills.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 4Yrs and up Instructor: Ybarra 136028 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 136029 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 136030 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 136031 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 136032 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM

1/2 - 1/30 2/4 - 2/27 3/4 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 5/1 - 5/29

$34 $34 $34 $38 $34

Bullseye! Learn to shoot the competition style compound bow from a National Archery in the Schools Program Instructor. Focus on basic skills, technique, the use and maintenance of equipment and safety. Become a proficient archer and develop strength, flexibility, and increased attention span.

Granger Recreation Center

Beginning

Age: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Cunniff 136026 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 136027 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 136046 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 136047 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30

$22 $22 $22 $22

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/23

$22 $22 $22 $22

Intermediate

Instructor approval required. Age: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Cunniff 136048 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 136049 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 136050 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 136051 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM

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Group Piano

Tickle the ivories! Learn the basics of playing the piano including proper playing techniques, note recognition, scales, chord progression, and musical theory. Instruction based on age appropriate activities including games, worksheets, and hands on experience. Develop attention skills and an ability for self knowledge and expression.

Holford Recreation Center

Beginning

$25 book fee payable to instructor. Age: 6 - 7Yrs Instructor: Nation 136230 M 3:45 - 4:30 PM

1/14 - 4/29

$192

Age: 8 - 18Yrs Instructor: Nation 136268 M 4:30 - 5:15 PM

1/14 - 4/29

$192

Kindermusik

Continuing

$25 book fee payable to instructor. Instructor approval required. Age: 7 - 18Yrs Instructor: Nation 137162 M 6:00 - 6:45 PM 1/14 - 4/29

Holford Recreation Center

Chugga-Chugga-Woo-Woo $192

Modeling, Etiquette, & Acting

Find beauty inside and out. Become a lady while learning posture, how to sit, table settings, and manners. Cover the fundamentals of being a model including makeup application, using cleansers, wardrobe choices, and modeling stances. Your confidence will soar while performing acting and improv activities at the jam session each class.

Bradfield Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee and $4 supply fee per month payable to instructor. Receive a free makeup bag with your first month’s registration. Age: 7Yrs and up 136173 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 1/2 - 1/23 $37 136174 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 2/6 - 2/27 $37 136175 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 3/6 - 3/27 $37 136176 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 4/3 - 4/24 $37 136177 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 5/1 - 5/22 $37

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Love and grow through music! Parents and children are led through joyful activities using music and movement. Learn more about your child’s unique developmental process, with the shared learning experience creating a unique bond as the child associates learning with fun, musical play.

$16 one time administration fee and $4 supply fee per month payable to instructor. Receive a free makeup bag with your first month’s registration. Age: 7Yrs and up 136020 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 1/7 - 1/28 $28 136021 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 2/4 - 2/25 $37 136022 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 3/4 - 3/25 $37 136023 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 4/1 - 4/22 $37 136024 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 5/6 - 5/20 $28

Enjoy singing, moving, dancing, playing instruments, and pretending. Age: Newborn - 5Yrs 136218 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 1/9

$10

It’s Your Lucky Day

Enjoy singing, moving, dancing, playing instruments, and pretending. Age: Newborn - 5Yrs 136219 Tu 10:00 - 10:45 AM 3/12

$10

Laugh & Learn

The Kindermusik@Home digital home materials bring the music, activities, and each month’s story everywhere you go. Mini session registration available. Supply fee payable to instructor, $10 per mini session or $30 per 12 week session. Age: 3 - 5Yrs 136212 M 9:45 - 10:30 AM 1/28 - 4/29 $92

Laugh & Learn Family

The Kindermusik@Home digital home materials bring the music, activities, and each month’s story everywhere you go. Mini session registration available. Supply fee payable to instructor, $10 per mini session or $30 per 12 week session. Age: Newborn - 5Yrs 136221 M 10:45 - 11:30 AM 1/28 - 4/22 $92 136750 M 5:15 - 6:00 PM 1/28 - 4/22 $92

Wiggle & Grow

The Kindermusik@Home digital home materials bring the music, activities, and each month’s story everywhere you go. Mini session registration available. Supply fee payable to instructor, $10 per mini session or $30 per 12 week session. Age: 1 - 3Yrs 136881 M 9:45 - 10:30 AM 1/28 - 4/22 $92

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Guitar

Strike a chord! Learn basic fundamentals including how to tune the instrument, basic open chords, understanding notation, basic reading, and playing in time. Students with little or no knowledge of playing guitar thrive in this enriching musical environment. Increase musicality and performance skills.

Holford Recreation Center

All Star Cheer

Beginning

Bring your own guitar. Age: 8 - 11Yrs Instructor: Reger 136128 Sa 1:30 - 2:10 PM 136129 Sa 1:30 - 2:10 PM

1/5 - 2/9 2/16 - 3/30

$70 $70

Continuing

Bring your own guitar. Instructor approval required. Age: 8 - 11Yrs Instructor: Reger 136130 Sa 2:20 - 3:00 PM 1/5 - 2/9 136131 Sa 2:20 - 3:00 PM 2/16 - 3/30

Audubon Recreation Center

$70 $70

Violin

Make some music! Learn the basics of violin including proper stance, how to hold the bow, finger placement on strings, and bowing patterns. Basic keys, correct tune, and sight reading will be covered. Appreciate the beauty and grace of this classical instrument while expanding your musical knowledge.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Bring your own violin and bow. Age: 9Yrs and up Instructor: Gaddis 136178 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136179 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136180 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136181 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136182 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM

1/3 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/14 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/30

Get ready to compete! Develop the proper technique for performance cheers and routines that are used at competitions. Focus on jumps, motions, cheer and dance execution, and stunts that will push you to the next level. Build athleticism, character, and teamwork in a positive and fun environment.

$57 $46 $35 $46 $57

Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Johnson 136980 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136981 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136982 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136983 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 136985 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/9 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$42 $42 $42 $32 $32

All Star Tumbling

Tumble like crazy! Build a solid foundation in tumbling through floor exercises and drills that focus on proper technique and execution. Learn cartwheels, round offs, handsprings, and layouts. Improve sports skills and physical fitness while increasing strength, coordination, and balance.

Audubon Recreation Center

Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Johnson 136986 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136987 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136988 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136989 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 136990 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/9 - 4/23 5/7 - 5/21

$42 $42 $42 $32 $32

Spring 2013 - Kids 16

Fields Recreation Center

Lil’ Dribblers

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Rivas 136661 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136665 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136666 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136667 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136668 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM

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Basketball

Start off with a slam dunk! Learn the basic skills of the game including dribbling, shooting, and ball movement. Improve motor skills, hand and eye coordination, and listening skills through a variety of activities. Encourage teamwork and make new friends in a noncompetitive environment.

Basketball Skills

Age: 6 - 11Yrs Instructor: Collins 136781 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 136783 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 136785 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 136787 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 136795 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$40 $40 $40 $40 $40

Age: 12 - 17Yrs Instructor: Collins 136782 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 136784 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 136786 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 136788 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 136796 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$50 $50 $50 $50 $50

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Williams 137151 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137152 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137153 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137154 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137155 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Age: 13 - 15Yrs Instructor: Williams 137156 Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 137157 Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 137158 Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 137159 Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM 137160 Th 7:00 - 8:00 PM

1/10 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Audubon Recreation Center

Age: 13 - 17Yrs Instructor: Harper 137110 Sa 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM 137111 Sa 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM 137112 Sa 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM 137113 Sa 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM 137114 Sa 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

$22 $22 $22 $22 $22

Athletic Elite

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Harper 137105 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 137106 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 137107 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 137108 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 137109 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/23 5/7 - 5/28

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$22 $22 $22 $22 $22

$22 $22 $22 $22 $22

Granger Recreation Center

Basketball Skills

Basketball Skills Clinic

One day clinic featuring instruction from area coaches and local college basketball players. Age: 12 - 18Yrs Instructor: Harper 136207 Sa 12:00 - 4:00 PM 4/6 $10

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Cheer Combo

Ready, okay! Perform floor exercises, games, backbends, front and back tumbling skills, splits, and more while learning the basics of cheerleading, gymnastics and tumbling. Build your endurance, self esteem, confidence, and flexibility through drill exercises, form, fundamentals, and cheers.

Bradfield Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Receive a free cheer t-shirt and pom poms with first month’s registration. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 135911 Tu 5:30 - 6:00 PM 1/8 - 1/29 $27 135914 Tu 5:30 - 6:00 PM 2/5 - 2/26 $27 135917 Tu 5:30 - 6:00 PM 3/5 - 3/26 $27 135920 Tu 5:30 - 6:00 PM 4/2 - 4/23 $27 135923 Tu 5:30 - 6:00 PM 5/7 - 5/28 $27 Age: 6 - 12Yrs 135912 Tu 6:00 - 6:45 PM 135915 Tu 6:00 - 6:45 PM 135918 Tu 6:00 - 6:45 PM 135921 Tu 6:00 - 6:45 PM 135924 Tu 6:00 - 6:45 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/23 5/7 - 5/28

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Fields Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Receive a free cheer t-shirt and pom poms with first month’s registration. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 136676 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 1/8 - 1/29 $27 136679 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 2/5 - 2/26 $27 136682 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 3/5 - 3/26 $27 136685 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 4/2 - 4/23 $27 136692 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 5/7 - 5/28 $27

Age: 6 - 12Yrs 136677 Tu 4:30 - 5:15 PM 136680 Tu 4:30 - 5:15 PM 136683 Tu 4:30 - 5:15 PM 136686 Tu 4:30 - 5:15 PM 136693 Tu 4:30 - 5:15 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/23 5/7 - 5/28

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Granger Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Receive a free cheer t-shirt and pom poms with first month’s registration. Age: 6 - 12Yrs 137081 W 4:30 - 5:15 PM 1/9 - 1/30 $27 137082 W 4:30 - 5:15 PM 2/6 - 2/27 $27 137083 W 4:30 - 5:15 PM 3/6 - 3/27 $27 137087 W 4:30 - 5:15 PM 4/3 - 4/24 $27 137088 W 4:30 - 5:15 PM 5/1 - 5/22 $27

Competitive Prep

Condition for major associations and organizations with cheer stunts, high pyramids, rewinds, basket tosses, flipping and acrobats. Learn gymnastics on a more personal level using balance beams, floor exercises, competitive routines, executing leaps, twist, turns, and more. $16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Receive a free cheer t-shirt and pom poms with first month’s registration. Age: 8 - 17Yrs 137084 W 5:15 - 6:30 PM 1/9 - 1/30 $32 137085 W 5:15 - 6:30 PM 2/6 - 2/27 $32 137086 W 5:15 - 6:30 PM 3/6 - 3/27 $32 137089 W 5:15 - 6:30 PM 4/3 - 4/24 $32 137090 W 5:15 - 6:30 PM 5/1 - 5/22 $32

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Receive a free cheer t-shirt and pom poms with first month’s registration. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 135994 M 4:30 - 5:00 PM 1/7 - 1/28 $21 135996 M 4:30 - 5:00 PM 2/4 - 2/25 $27 135998 M 4:30 - 5:00 PM 3/4 - 3/25 $27 136000 M 4:30 - 5:00 PM 4/1 - 4/22 $27 136002 M 4:30 - 5:00 PM 5/6 - 5/20 $21 Age: 6 - 12Yrs 135995 M 5:15 - 6:00 PM 135997 M 5:15 - 6:00 PM 135999 M 5:15 - 6:00 PM 136001 M 5:15 - 6:00 PM 136003 M 5:15 - 6:00 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/20

$21 $27 $27 $27 $21

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Soccer

Have a ball! Learn the beginner skills of the sport including stopping the ball with the foot, dribbling, passing, and kicking in a noncompetitive environment. Soccer teaches team play and develops improved foot and eye coordination, while turning young students into great players.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Lil’ Tots Soccer

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Gaddis 136183 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 136184 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 136185 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 136186 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 136187 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM

Simply Sports

Kick it, catch it, and throw it! Help your child strengthen and condition physical coordination while learning the very basics of physical education through parent and child participation. Improve fundamental motor skills, gain an understanding of each game, and build relationships.

Audubon Recreation Center

1/3 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/30

$32 $26 $26 $26 $32

Fields Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Thompson 137093 W 11:00 - 11:50 AM 137094 W 11:00 - 11:50 AM 137096 W 11:00 - 11:50 AM 137097 W 11:00 - 11:50 AM 137098 W 11:00 - 11:50 AM

Lil’ Tots Soccer

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Rivas 136746 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136747 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136748 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136749 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136751 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM

$26 $26 $26 $26 $26

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$26 $26 $26 $32 $26

1/2 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/29

$32 $26 $26 $26 $32

Holford Recreation Center

Lil’ Kicks

Develop listening skills, balance, and foot and eye coordination through use of soccer balls, water noodles, parachutes, and a host of other fun objects. Age: 2 - 4Yrs Instructor: Rodriguez 136140 W 2:00 - 2:40 PM 1/9 - 1/30 $22 136141 W 2:00 - 2:40 PM 2/6 - 2/27 $22 136142 W 2:00 - 2:40 PM 3/6 - 3/27 $17 136143 W 2:00 - 2:40 PM 4/3 - 4/24 $22 136246 W 2:00 - 2:40 PM 5/1 - 5/22 $22

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Fundamentals of Soccer Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Hooe 135982 M 10:00 - 10:50 AM 135984 M 10:00 - 10:50 AM 135986 M 10:00 - 10:50 AM

3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/20

$27 $27 $21

Age: 6 - 9Yrs Instructor: Hooe 135983 M 4:00 - 4:50 PM 135985 M 4:00 - 4:50 PM 135987 M 4:00 - 4:50 PM

3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/20

$27 $27 $21

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/8 - 5/29

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Gaddis 136188 Tu 1:00 - 1:50 PM 136189 Tu 1:00 - 1:50 PM 136190 Tu 1:00 - 1:50 PM 136191 Tu 1:00 - 1:50 PM 136192 Tu 1:00 - 1:50 PM

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T-Ball

A great start lasts a lifetime.  Various techniques and drills teach the fundamentals of hitting, catching, and throwing.  Students benefit from enhanced hand and eye coordination, improved physical fitness, and learning to follow directions and progressive steps. Gain a healthy social experience and make new friends.

1/3 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/23

$27 $22 $22 $22 $27

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Hooe 135988 W 10:00 - 10:50 AM 135990 W 10:00 - 10:50 AM 135992 W 10:00 - 10:50 AM

3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$27 $27 $27

Age: 6 - 9Yrs Instructor: Hooe 135989 W 4:00 - 4:50 PM 135991 W 4:00 - 4:50 PM 135993 W 4:00 - 4:50 PM

3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$27 $27 $27

Be a tumble bug! Learn the fundamentals of gymnastics including forward rolls, log rolls, balance beam, bar, wedge matt, trampoline, and more. While following a developmentally progressive curriculum your child will increase strength, balance, hand and eye skills, and coordination.

Holford Recreation Center

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: Arradaza 137136 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 137138 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 137140 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 137142 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 137144 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$24 $24 $24 $24 $24

Age: 13 - 16Yrs Instructor: Arradaza 137137 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 137139 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 137141 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 137143 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 137145 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Volleyball Camp

Pass, set, spike! Learn the basic skills through effective and organized instruction.  Develop fundamental ball handling abilities including passing, serving, setting, blocking, spiking, and defense.  Improve your game and have fun while gaining valuable sportsmanship and team play experience.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 2 - 3Yrs Instructor: A. Dillon 136153 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM 136154 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM 136155 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM 136160 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM 137000 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$30 $30 $30 $30 $30

Age: 4 - 5Yrs Instructor: A. Dillon 136156 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 136157 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 136158 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 136159 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM 137002 Sa 10:45 - 11:30 AM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 3/2 3/2 - 3/30 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$30 $30 $30 $30 $30

Pass, set, spike! Learn the basic skills through effective and organized instruction.  Develop fundamental ball handling abilities including passing, serving, setting, blocking, spiking, and defense.  Improve your game and have fun while gaining valuable sportsmanship and team play experience.

Tiny Tumblers

Volleyball

Fields Recreation Center Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Rivas 136769 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136770 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136771 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136772 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 136773 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM

Age: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Young 137115 M-W 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

3/11 - 3/13 $20

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Lifeguard Training

Looking for a summer job? Become an Ellis and Associates certified lifeguard and work at a City of Garland aquatic facility. Training includes lifeguard training, CPR, and first aid. Complete an online application at garlandhr.com beginning March 1.

Summer Jobs STARS Day Camp Counselors

STARS day camp needs creative, energetic, responsible, and caring young adults to work as day camp counselors. Apply online at garlandhr.com beginning March 1. For more information, contact Bradfield Recreation Center, 972-205-2770 or brc@garlandtx.gov.

Community Pools and Surf and Swim Lifeguards

Enforce pool safety regulations, provide water rescue assistance, and offer first aid as needed.

Guest Services Staff

Provide customer service and assist guests with concession and admission services.

Swim Instructors

Provide swim training to students of all ages and abilities. Apply online at garlandhr.com beginning March 1. For certification training information, details, or questions please contact the City of Garland Aquatics office 972-205-2757 or 972-205-2750.

New Guard

Class location, days, and times may vary. Completion of the class does not guarantee a lifeguard position with the City of Garland. Age: 16Yrs and up 136058 M-Th, Sa, Su 4:00 - 8:00 PM 4/22 - 4/28 $100 136059 Sa, M-Th 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM 5/11 - 5/16 $100

Renewal Guard

Class location, days, and times may vary. Prerequisite - previous E&A lifeguard certification with the City of Garland. Age: 16Yrs and up 136061 Th 3:00 - 9:00 PM 5/9 no charge 136062 Th 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM 5/16 no charge

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Catch The Knitting Bug

We’ll leave you in stitches! Learn beginner knitting skills, terms, and techniques. Develop skills that help you tackle knitting projects on your own. Make new friends, develop a new talent, and take pride in completing a throw quilt made by you.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Farmer 136119 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 136120 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 136121 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 136244 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 136245 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM

U Can Paint - I Promise

Never painted before? No problem! Learn color mixing, brush strokes, and time saving techniques with the guidance of artist Robert Garden. Paint with confidence, improve your artful eye, and complete an oil painting on canvas each class.

Senior Activity Center

$18 supply fee payable to instructor in addition to registration fee.

Pitons of St. Lucia

Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 136315 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM

1/16

$17

Mountain Trail with Rainbow Sky Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 136316 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM

2/13

$17

Villa with Staircase & Bougainvilleas Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 136317 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM

3/20

$17

Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 136318 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM

4/17

$17

5/15

$17

Moonlight Waterfall

Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 136321 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Ceramics

Be creative and have fun! Learn a variety of painting techniques including fired and translucent glazes and non fired stains. Work independently to complete beautiful projects that are ready for any competition. Make lasting friendships in a social atmosphere while improving your application techniques and design choices.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Bellomy 136272 Th 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM 136273 Th 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM 136274 Th 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM 136275 Th 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM 136276 Th 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

Cardinal on a Branch

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

1/3 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/30

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

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Senior Talk Tuesday

Talk it out! From doctors and therapists, to fitness pros and nutrition coaches, discover the latest hot topics in the world of health, fitness, and aging. Monthly discussions will keep you up to date on the best way to live well. For dates, times, and topics, call the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769.

Heartsaver First Aid/CPR

Save a life! Learn how to properly administer First Aid, CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in adults, children, and infants. Approved American Heart Association curriculum includes individual mannequin use and Heartsaver student workbook. Gain confidence, feel better prepared in an emergency, and earn a Heartsaver course completion card.

Granger Recreation Center

Heartsaver First Aid

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Cunniff 137134 Th 1:00 - 3:30 PM

3/21

$30

3/28

$30

Heartsaver CPR/AED

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Cunniff 137135 Th 1:00 - 4:30 PM

AARP Driver Safety

Learn to drive defensively. AARP offers this eye opening course based on the needs of the mature driver. Refresh your driving knowledge from the rules of the road and traffic hazards, to collision prevention and night driving. Become more informed, better prepared for the road, and a better driver.

Senior Activity Center

Eligible for auto insurance discount, not traffic ticket dismissal. $12 AARP member and $14 non-member supply fee payable to AARP. For more information, please contact the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769. Age: 50Yrs and up 137018 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 1/17 supply fee only 137019 Th 5:00 - 9:00 PM 1/24 supply fee only 137020 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 2/14 supply fee only 137021 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 3/21 supply fee only 137022 Th 5:00 - 9:00 PM 3/28 supply fee only 137023 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 4/18 supply fee only 137024 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 5/16 supply fee only 137025 Th 5:00 - 9:00 PM 5/23 supply fee only

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Point & Shoot Photography

Capture all of life’s precious moments. Learn how to frame, compose, and shoot better photographs using a point and shoot camera. Impress your friends and family with the quality of your photos through the use of lighting, shadows, and the proper way to capture action shots.

Holford Recreation Center Bring your camera. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: K. Dillon 137104 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM 137116 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM 137117 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM 137118 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM 137119 Sa 11:45 AM - 12:45 PM

1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 3/2 - 3/23 4/6 - 4/27 5/4 - 5/25

$28 $28 $28 $28 $28

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All Star Dance

Be elite; be dynamic; be you! Take your skills to the next level with instruction that focuses on developing rhythm, style, and proper techniques. Build a strong foundation in dance while developing coordination and increasing strength, flexibility, and self confidence.

Audubon Recreation Center

Hip Hop

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/8 - 5/29

Beginning Line Dance

Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Johnson 137147 W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 137146 W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 137148 W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 137149 W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 137150 W 7:30 - 8:30 PM

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Polish your boots and get in line! Learn the basic steps of popular country and western line dances including the cotton eyed joe, el paso, and more. Stimulate memory and enjoy the exercise as you move independently while connecting to the music.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 55Yrs and up 137091 W 3:15 - 4:45 PM

4/3 - 5/22 $10

Ballroom Dance

Two left feet? Fear no more! Learn all the right moves from an instructor with over 40 years of teaching experience. Learn the intricate steps of the foxtrot, waltz, rumba, cha cha, tango, and more. Learn new moves, improve your groove, exercise, and socialize.

Belly Dance

Senior Activity Center

Shimmy, shake! This ancient dance uses gentle and repetitive movement to exercise all of your muscles. Strengthen and tone your shape, add flexibility, and improve circulation. Mobilize joints and possibly slow the onset of arthritis and back problems. Increase endurance while gaining poise and grace.

Beginning

Holford Recreation Center

Register per person. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Faris 136261 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 136262 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 136263 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 136269 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 136270 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM

Advanced

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/20

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Register per person. Prerequisite - Intermediate ballroom dance experience. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Faris 136264 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 1/8 - 1/29 $27 136265 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 2/5 - 2/26 $27 136266 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 3/5 - 3/26 $27 136267 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 4/2 - 4/30 $27 136271 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 5/7 - 5/28 $27

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Donahue 136115 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136116 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136117 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136118 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136232 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$40 $40 $40 $49 $40

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Fan & Flare Dance

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Dance the night away! Instruction includes techniques and moves used in line dancing, square dancing, and round dancing from the classics to spaghetti rags. This inexpensive social activity helps you improve coordination and gain valuable exercise through exciting degrees of challenge.

Choreographed Ballroom

Dance and sway with ease! Relieve the stress of learning popular ballroom styles by having a cuer call out the moves. Learn routines and figures to standard dance rhythms such as rumba, jive, cha cha, waltz, tango, and foxtrot. Increase your confidence and look better on the dance floor.

Holford Recreation Center

Granger Recreation Center

Register per person. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Hixson 134385 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 134386 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Advanced

Instructor approval required. Register per person. Partner recommended. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Webb 136738 Th 6:45 - 8:45 PM 1/10 - 3/28 $30 136739 Th 6:45 - 8:45 PM 4/11 - 6/27 $30

Clogging

Audubon Recreation Center

Ramblin’ Rounds

Don’t like to lead when you are dancing? This partner dance, similar to both ballroom and square dancing, has a cuer calling out the dance moves. Challenge yourself to this fun choreography, learn something new, or further develop what you know.

Intermediate

Register per person. Prerequisite - some round dance experience. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Hixson 134382 Tu 7:00 - 9:00 PM 1/8 - 3/26 134383 Tu 7:00 - 9:00 PM 4/2 - 6/25

Beginner

$42 $42

SwingOUT 1/15 - 2/19 2/26 - 4/9 4/16 - 5/21

$32 $32 $22

Intermediate

First class free. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Baldwin 136921 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 136922 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 136923 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM

$42 $42

Granger Recreation Center

Tap your toes in time! Learn the basics of clogging including the fundamentals of timing, posture, and the two-tap technique. Instruction includes core steps, basic terminology, and how to read cue sheets. Develop coordination and flexibility while increasing endurance and strength.

First class free. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Baldwin 136918 Tu 6:00 - 7:30 PM 136919 Tu 6:00 - 7:30 PM 136920 Tu 6:00 - 7:30 PM

1/7 - 3/25 4/1 - 6/24

The latest dance craze! Through guided instruction and easy to follow demonstration, learn the basic six count steps of half turns, full turns, and start off set to the rhythmic sounds of R&B and smooth jazz. Beginner steps learned as a single before incorporating moves with a partner.

Granger Recreation Center

1/15 - 2/19 2/26 - 4/9 4/16 - 5/21

$32 $32 $22

Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Rivera 136895 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 136896 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 136897 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 136898 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 136899 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 136900 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 136901 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 136902 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 136903 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 136904 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM

1/3 - 1/31 1/5 - 1/26 2/2 - 2/23 2/7 - 2/28 3/2 - 3/30 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 4/6 - 4/27 5/2 - 5/30 5/4 - 5/25

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27 $27 $27 $27 $27 $27

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Circuit Training

Boot Camp

Your life; your body; your adventure! Get up and get outside for an invigorating workout including fitness instruction, motivational training, and energizing activities designed to help you reach your fitness goals. Increase strength, endurance, and improve your confidence.

Audubon Recreation Center

Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Vaughan 136343 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136344 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136345 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136346 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136651 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM

1/2 - 1/30 2/4 - 2/27 3/4 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 5/1 - 5/29

$52 $52 $52 $52 $52

Bradfield Recreation Center

First class free. Age: 16 - 60Yrs Instructor: Silva 137061 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137062 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137063 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137064 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 137065 M, W 6:00 - 7:00 PM

1/2 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/27 3/4 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 5/1 - 5/29

$37 $42 $42 $47 $42

Fields Recreation Center

Indoor Boot Camp

Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Rivas 136776 Tu 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136777 Tu 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136778 Tu 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136779 Tu 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136780 Tu 5:45 - 6:45 PM

1/1 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$25 $25 $25 $25 $25

Holford Recreation Center

FIT Camp

Learn about current health and fitness trends that will improve your overall health and wellness. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Adame 137099 Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/10 - 1/31 $22 137100 Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/7 - 2/28 $22 137101 Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/7 - 3/28 $22 137102 Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/4 - 4/25 $22 137103 Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/2 - 5/23 $22

Maximum results! Minimum time! This multiple stage circuit teaches you interval training techniques that minimize rest between sets to maximize your results. Learn appropriate workout techniques and benefit from both aerobic and anaerobic exercise. Define your shape, gain strength, and improve your health.

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Hall 137126 M, W 7:00 - 7:45 PM 137127 M, W 7:00 - 7:45 PM 137128 M, W 7:00 - 7:45 PM 137129 M, W 7:00 - 7:45 PM 137130 M, W 7:00 - 7:45 PM

1/7 - 1/30 2/4 - 2/27 3/4 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 5/1 - 5/29

$37 $42 $42 $47 $42

Jazzercise

Fresh, exciting, and fun! Does this describe your workout? Love your workout and see results. Jazzercise combines jazz dance, resistance training, pilates, yoga, kickboxing, and more to create truly effective programs for every age and fitness level. Have fun, make friends, look better, and feel great!

Audubon Recreation Center

On-going classes. No contracts or long-term obligations. For more information and pricing, please contact Angie England, 972-278-2522, or angie_england1@yahoo.com. Age: 16Yrs and up M, Tu, W 5:20 - 6:00 PM 6:20 - 7:20 PM Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 6:00 - 7:00 PM Sa 9:15 - 10:15 AM

Holford Recreation Center

On-going classes. Childcare available during morning classes. No contracts or long-term obligations. For more information and pricing, please contact Julie McGinnis-Grindele, 972-463-0249, or jazzin_jules@tx.rr.com. Age: 16Yrs and up M - F 9:30 - 10:30 AM M, Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM W 5:30 - 6:15 PM

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Pilates

Ageless Fitness

Functional and practical fitness designed for the young at heart. Attain personal exercise goals through a variety of conditioning programs designed for all ability levels. From baby boomers to active seniors, learn moves designed to build strength, tighten, and tone body shape.

Experience one of the most popular workouts of today. Condition the whole body with well balanced routines that teach proper breathing and spinal alignment, while strengthening the deep torso muscles. Certified instructors adapt all exercises to meet each individual’s needs using weighted balls, foam rollers, exercise balls, and resistance bands.

Senior Activity Center

Intermediate Pilates

Senior Activity Center

Exercise & More

Move to upbeat music while utilizing hand weights, balls, and exerbands for strength and flexibility. Age: 50Yrs and up 136253 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 1/2 - 1/30 no charge 136254 M. W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 2/1 - 2/27 no charge 136255 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 3/1 - 3/29 no charge 136257 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 4/1 - 4/29 no charge 136260 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 5/1 - 5/31 no charge

Instruction for intermediate to advanced level students. Lengthen, define, and sculpt muscle rather than build bulk. Instructor approval required. Age: 35Yrs and up Instructor: Longoria 136277 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 1/2 - 1/30 $35 per 10 classes 136278 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 2/1 - 2/27 $35 per 10 classes 136279 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 3/1 - 3/29 $35 per 10 classes 136280 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 4/1 - 4/29 $35 per 10 classes 136281 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 5/1 - 5/31 $35 per 10 classes

FitnessPlus

A low impact aerobic workout that includes hip, thigh, and ab exercises, and appeals to all fitness levels. Free weights, exerbands, and mats for floor work are provided. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Essenpreis 136250 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 1/2 - 1/30 $35 per 10 classes 136251 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 2/1 - 2/27 $35 per 10 classes 136252 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 3/1 - 3/29 $35 per 10 classes 136256 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 4/1 - 4/29 $35 per 10 classes 136258 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 5/1 - 5/31 $35 per 10 classes

Tai Chi

Balance from within. Learn the round fluid arm movements and wide steps of this ancient noncombative martial art that develops the internal energy known as ‘chi’. Improve joint movement, balance, coordination, leg strength, and endurance while practicing this gentle exercise that generates energy.

Holford Recreation Center

Yang Style

Intense focus on posture, energy, and deliberate motion of the form. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Donahue 136149 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/8 - 1/29 136150 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/5 - 2/26 136151 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/5 - 3/26 136152 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/2 - 4/30 136233 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/7 - 5/28

$40 $40 $40 $49 $40

Senior Activity Center

Tai Chi for Arthritis

SimplyAware teaches Tai Chi principles to reduce pain and to improve balance, posture, strength, and self awareness. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Bouguyon 137013 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 1/3 - 1/31 $82 per 10 classes 137014 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 2/7 - 2/28 $82 per 10 classes 137015 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 3/7 - 3/28 $82 per 10 classes 137016 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 4/4 - 4/18 $82 per 10 classes 137017 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 5/2 - 5/30 $82 per 10 classes

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Zumba速 Fitness

Forget the workout, remember the fun! Combine fast and slow rhythms to learn aerobic routines to the sounds of Latin and International music. Utilizing the principles of fitness interval and resistance training, maximize caloric output, fat burning, and total body toning.

Audubon Recreation Center

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Register monthly, one time per week $22, two times per week $32, three times per week $37, or four times per week for $42. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Raygoza 136873 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 1/2 - 1/31 $42 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 136878 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 2/4 - 2/28 $42 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 136879 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 3/4 - 3/28 $42 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 136880 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 4/1 - 4/30 $42 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 136885 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 5/1 - 5/30 $42 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Lewallen 135941 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 135942 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 135943 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 135944 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 135945 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM

1/3 - 1/31 2/5 - 2/28 3/5 - 3/28 4/2 - 4/30 5/2 - 5/30

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Fields Recreation Center

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 10Yrs and up Instructor: Newton 136604 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 1/2 - 1/30 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 136605 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 2/2 - 2/27 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 136606 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 3/2 - 3/30 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 136607 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 4/1 - 4/29 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 136650 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 5/1 - 5/29 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Lewallen 136654 Tu, Th 9:30 - 10:30 AM 136657 Tu, Th 9:30 - 10:30 AM 136658 Tu, Th 9:30 - 10:30 AM 136659 Tu, Th 9:30 - 10:30 AM 136660 Tu, Th 9:30 - 10:30 AM

1/3 - 1/31 2/5 - 2/28 3/5 - 3/28 4/2 - 4/30 5/2 - 5/30

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Register monthly, one time per week $22, two times per week $32, three times per week $37, or four times per week for $42. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Raygoza 135961 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 1/2 - 1/31 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 135962 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 2/4 - 2/28 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 135963 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 3/4 - 3/28 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 135964 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 4/1 - 4/30 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136886 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 5/1 - 5/30 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Senior Activity Center

Age: 35Yrs and up Instructor: Longoria 136307 M, W 5:45 - 6:30 PM 1/3 - 1/31 $35 per 10 classes Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 136308 M, W 5:45 - 6:30 PM 2/4 - 2/28 $35 per 10 classes Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 136309 M, W 5:45 - 6:30 PM 3/4 - 3/28 $35 per 10 classes Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 136310 M, W 5:45 - 6:30 PM 4/1 - 4/30 $35 per 10 classes Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 136311 M, W 5:45 - 6:30 PM 5/2 - 5/30 $35 per 10 classes Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM

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Turbo Kickboxing

Burn calories and blast fat! Combine kickboxing and simple dance moves with music to get you moving. Full body workouts include warm up, higher paced intervals, and easy to follow combinations that help you lose inches and get the body you have always dreamed about.

Senior Activity Center

First class free. Age: 35Yrs and up 136282 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 136283 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 136284 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 136285 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 136286 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM

1/8 - 1/29 2/5 - 2/26 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 5/7 - 5/28

$35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes

Yoga

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Take some me time! Led by a certified yoga instructor, shape up your body and mind through prescribed postures and poses, meditation, and controlled breathing. Improve flexibility and strength, relieve stress, and tone muscle while improving the body and mind connection in a comfortable and friendly atmosphere.

Senior Activity Center

Yogalates

Almost Yoga

A blend of two healing styles of yoga, Lyengar and Therapeutic. Relieve back pain, headaches, depression, anxiety, and stress. Age: 55Yrs and up 136295 W 6:45 - 8:00 PM 1/2 - 1/30 $35 per 10 classes 136296 W 6:45 - 8:00 PM 2/6 - 2/27 $35 per 10 classes 136297 W 6:45 - 8:00 PM 3/6 - 3/27 $35 per 10 classes 136298 W 6:45 - 8:00 PM 4/3 - 4/24 $35 per 10 classes 136301 W 6:45 - 8:00 PM 5/1 - 5/29 $35 per 10 classes

Intermediate Yoga

Work on alignment, flexibility, and strength needed to master yoga postures. Age: 35Yrs and up Instructor: Deaton 136287 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 1/3 - 1/31 $35 per 10 classes 136288 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 2/7 - 2/28 $35 per 10 classes 136289 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 3/7 - 3/28 $35 per 10 classes 136290 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 4/4 - 4/25 $35 per 10 classes 136299 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 5/2 - 5/30 $35 per 10 classes

Senior Yoga

Class includes breathing, gentle stretching, and modified poses that improve respiration, circulation, flexibility, and muscle tone from a chair. Re-energize while developing better posture and balance. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Maxwell 136291 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM 1/3 - 1/31 no charge Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 136292 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM 2/5 - 2/28 no charge Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 136293 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM 3/5 - 3/28 no charge Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 136294 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM 4/2 - 4/30 no charge Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 136300 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM 5/2 - 5/30 no charge Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM

The best of both worlds! This Pilates and Yoga mix works your core and challenges your strength, endurance, and flexibility without stress on the joints. Form a connection of body and mind while toning, increasing balance, and improving focus.

Audubon Recreation Center

Register monthly, one time per week $32 or two times per week $52. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Fiske 136797 M 6:30 - 7:40 PM 1/2 - 1/30 W 6:00 - 7:10 PM 136798 M 6:30 - 7:40 PM 2/4 - 2/27 W 6:00 - 7:10 PM 136799 M 6:30 - 7:40 PM 3/4 - 3/27 W 6:00 - 7:10 PM 136800 M 6:30 - 7:40 PM 4/1 - 4/29 W 6:00 - 7:10 PM 136828 M 6:30 - 7:40 PM 5/1 - 5/29 W 6:00 - 7:10 PM

$52 $52 $52 $52 $52

Senior Activity Center

Age: 35Yrs and up Instructor: Robinson 136302 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136303 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136304 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136305 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 136306 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/20

$35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes $35 per 10 classes

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Kickboxing

Kick it up. Discover this exciting and valuable fitness challenge. Motivating demonstrations and energizing exercise focus on essential aerobic kickboxing movement, techniques, and conditioning. Each class includes a vigorous workout and sparring that will get you moving and burning calories.

Fields Recreation Center

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 9Yrs and up Instructor: Green 136669 W 5:15 - 7:00 PM 1/2 - 1/30 136670 W 5:15 - 7:00 PM 2/6 - 2/27 136671 W 5:15 - 7:00 PM 3/6 - 3/27 136672 W 5:15 - 7:00 PM 4/3 - 4/24 136673 W 5:15 - 7:00 PM 5/1 - 5/29

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Step Aerobics

Start steppin’! Learn aerobic step exercises, from stretching and warm up to an invigorating full body workout and cool down. This extension of traditional floor aerobics provides comprehensive cardiovascular and aerobic training that works major muscle groups and strengthens your body. Burn fat, tone your shape, and build muscle.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Darby 136033 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136034 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136035 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136036 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 136037 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM

1/3 - 1/31 2/5 - 2/28 3/5 - 3/28 4/2 - 4/30 5/2 - 5/30

$30 $30 $30 $30 $30

Judo & Jujitsu

Develop dedication and discipline! Olympic competitor, Bert Becerra, teaches you how to safely control your balance, leverage, and movement while implementing skill, technique, and timing through self defense. Improve concentration, body control, and quick reflexive action. Build self esteem and gain a lifetime of health and fitness.

Fields Recreation Center

Attendance at least 2 times per week recommended. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Becerra 136755 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 1/2 - 1/31 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136756 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 2/1 - 2/28 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136757 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 3/1 - 3/30 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136762 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 4/1 - 4/29 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM 136763 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 5/1 - 5/31 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

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Karate

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Grow in mind and body! This Okinawan art of self defense employs hand strikes and kicks with swift and calculated movements used to disable or subdue an opponent. Focus on the flow of katas, self defense, sparring, and weapons. Attain discipline, self control, and physical fitness.

Audubon Recreation Center

All Levels

Focus on building a stronger you! Learn the five basic animal styles of Kung Fu while practicing correct execution of kicking, punching, and stance techniques. Develop discipline and enhance physical skills, dexterity, and alertness through this ancient form of martial art.

With over 30 years of experience instructing, this doctor of physical therapy and black belt will help you reach your fitness goals in a safe and effective way. Optional two tournaments per year. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Young 136774 Tu, Th 8:00 - 9:00 PM 1/8 - 2/14 $31 136775 Tu, Th 8:00 - 9:00 PM 2/26 - 4/4 $31 136789 Tu, Th 8:00 - 9:00 PM 4/16 - 5/23 $31

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Clark 135972 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 135973 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 135974 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 135975 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 135976 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM

Beginner

Kung Fu

1/2 - 1/30

$42

2/2 - 2/27

$42

3/2 - 3/30

$42

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years of instruction to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Nakaya 136136 W 6:30 - 8:30 PM 1/9 - 2/27 $42 136240 W 6:30 - 8:30 PM 3/20 - 5/8 $42

4/1 - 4/29

$42

Advanced

5/1 - 5/29

$42

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years of instruction to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Instructor approval required. Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Nakaya 136137 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM 1/12 - 3/2 136241 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM 3/23 - 5/11

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LIFE Tae Kwon Do

Leadership, Integrity, Fighting, Exercise. Learn the fluid movement of kicks, punches, and jumps while adding other martial arts for well rounded physical fitness and self defense training. Hold yourself to a higher standard as you achieve new ranks and goals to gain benefits that will last a lifetime.

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Elliott 137046 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137047 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137048 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137049 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137050 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137051 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137052 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137053 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137054 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137055 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137056 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137057 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137058 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 137059 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 137060 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM

1/2 - 1/30 1/5 - 1/26 1/7 - 1/28 2/2 - 2/23 2/4 - 2/25 2/6 - 2/27 3/2 - 3/30 3/4 - 3/25 3/6 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 4/3 - 4/24 4/6 - 4/27 5/1 - 5/29 5/4 - 5/25 5/6 - 5/20

$20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20 $20

Pencak Silat Self Defense

Think, act, and defend! This Indonesian art of self defense teaches principles based on the mindset of survival not competition. Learn effective survival techniques such as mental awareness, controlling panic, and proper breathing as well as different ways to avoid being hit when encountering an attack.

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Lee 136053 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 136054 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 136055 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 136056 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 136057 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM

1/3 - 1/31 2/7 - 2/28 3/7 - 3/28 4/4 - 4/25 5/2 - 5/30

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Sword Play

TouchĂŠ! Learn basic skills necessary to fence for fun, exercise, and competition. Group and individual instruction includes practice bouts, techniques, and the rules of contest while focusing on safety and the fundamentals of Foil Fencing. Improve hand and eye plus hand and foot coordination, balance, and aerobic capacity.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 12Yrs and up Instructor: Henson 136148 Th 7:05 - 8:50 PM 136247 Th 7:05 - 8:50 PM

1/10 - 3/14 3/21 - 5/23

$42 $42

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Mackinac Island Fudge Festival

Beginning with a flight to Detroit, we will take some time to tour and learn about some of the city’s highlights. Travel via motorcoach to Mackinac Island and spend two days exploring and eating and spend an overnight in Frankenmuth.

Vicksburg Madness

Senior Activity Center

Feeling lucky? Travel to Vicksburg, Mississippi to the most exciting land based casino. Stay and play at the Riverwalk Casino & Hotel and enjoy some spectacular views of the Mississippi River. Don’t miss out on the good eats at Rocky’s or the Magnolia Hill Buffet.

For more information, please contact the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769. Age: 50Yrs and up 135607 August 21 - August 26 $1990 per person double occupancy

Senior Activity Center

Fee includes transportation, two nights lodgings, a great buffet each day, and more. For more information, please contact the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769. Age: 50Yrs and up 136745 February 12 - February 14 $229 per person double occupancy

Medieval Times

Mystery Overnight Trip

Age: 50Yrs and up 135425 W 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM

Add a little intrigue to your life. Travel to an undisclosed destination for a three day, two night trip with others who enjoy the mystery and excitement of not knowing what is coming next. This trip is guaranteed to be full of fun, surprises, and socializing.

Mystery Day Trip

Welcome to the 11th centry! Enjoy a historical introduction of the medieval period and knighthood, a scrumptious 3 course meal, and a full show with live stunt horses, a colorful tournament of flag toss, ring pierce, javelin throwing, and jousting, followed by a battle of strength with swords and axes!

Senior Activity Center

Senior Activity Center

For more information, please contact the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769. Age: 50Yrs and up 135606 April 12 - April 14 $375 per person double occupancy

Florida Beach Getaway

See the seashells by the seashore! Enjoy a five day, four night stay at the Legacy by the Sea in Panama City Beach, Florida. Take in 27 miles of sugar sand beaches with emerald green water, amazing shopping, and excellent eateries.

Senior Activity Center

Airfare not included. For more information, please contact the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769. Age: 50Yrs and up 135605 May 13 - May 17 $425 per person double occupancy

2/6

$37

Journey into the unknown. Travel to an undisclosed destination for our latest legendary, in demand, fun filled Mystery Day Trip! Guaranteed to be a time of fun, surprises, and socializing. Fee includes charter bus transportation, lunch, and all admissions.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 50Yrs and up 137035 F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

3/22

$55

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Delta Charlie’s

Not your standard airline food! Every day should include a mouthwatering meal, a comfortable place to rest your wings, and a friendly flight crew to serve your needs. Enjoy a buffet style dinner at your leisure and a 20 minute aerial tour of downtown Dallas, Fair Park, and more.

Old Fiddlers Contest

See fiddlers of all ages rosin up their bow and play that fiddle hard! Travel to Athens, Texas to take in the oldest annual fiddlers contest and the Henderson County Courthouse. The contest, held on the courthouse lawn, is known nationwide and includes concession and novelty vendors along the sidewalks.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 50Yrs and up 136892 M 12:45 - 4:30 PM

4/15

$59

Senior Activity Center

Best Courthouses in Texas

Lunch on your own. Age: 50Yrs and up 136332 F 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Texas’ finest courthouses! Long ago, Texas courthouses ranged from rough-finished log benches under shady live oak trees to massive, complicated blocks of granite and marble carved by master European stonemasons, many of which still stand for visitors to view. See the mastery while visiting many historic Texas towns.

Senior Activity Center

Wise and Montague Counties Age: 50Yrs and up 136331 F 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

4/26

$48

Frisco RoughRiders

Take me out to the ballgame! Sit directly behind home plate with all you can eat burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches, drinks, and chips. Enjoy watching this Double-A Texas League affiliate of the Major League Texas Rangers from great seats at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 50Yrs and up 137026 M 6:15 - 11:00 PM

4/29

$24

Senior Programs at

Carver Center

Low Impact Exercise Arts and Crafts Health Screenings Nutritional Lunch Program

972-205-3305

5/31

$30

Therapeutic Recreation for people with disabilities

Duct Tape Fashion

Fun on a roll! Open your eyes to the endless, creative possibilities of duct tape. Make your own fashion statement with a drawstring bag, wallet, bracelet, and more in a variety of colors and designs. Develop your personal style in a bright, new way.

Cook Book

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Rodriguez 137028 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM

2/5 - 2/26

$28

Make your snack and eat it too! Learn how to prepare simple snacks and meals. Hands on activities help aspiring chefs acquire skills in measuring, mixing, and pouring. Emphasis placed on following directions, kitchen safety, and fun! Improve hand and eye coordination and listening skills.

Holford Recreation Center

TR Rembrandts

Draw with your left brain! Using verbal and logic based instruction, learn to tap into creative potential. Our valuable drawing curriculum teaches drawing skills and basic artistic concepts, including line, shape, value, and filling the page. Lessons improve concentration and hand and eye coordination.

$5 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: K. Dillon 137029 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

Holford Recreation Center

4/2 - 4/23

$28

Cartooning

Age: 16Yrs and up 136163 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

3/5 - 3/26

$40

Dramapalooza

A round of applause! Curriculum designed for students with disabilities. Learn the steps of theatrical play production including acting, singing, costumes, and props. Sharpen your skills or develop new ones in this exciting group setting. Impress family and friends and show off your talents in a live performance.

Holford Recreation Center

The performance is Sunday, January 27, 2:00 PM in the main auditorium at the Granville Arts Center. $10 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 15Yrs and up Instructor: Stewart 135682 Sa 10:00 - 11:30 AM 1/12 - 1/19 $39

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Make it a Movie

Lights, camera, action! Travel to a local movie theater and enjoy Hollywood blockbusters. See all of your favorite stars on the big screen. Comedy, action, and drama, we have got it all! Increase independence and experience community integration.

Senior Activity Center

Les Miserables

An adaptation of the successful stage musical based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel set in 19th-century France, in which a paroled prisoner named Jean Valjean seeks redemption. Fee includes transportation and movie ticket. Bring money for snacks. Age: 16Yrs and up 137030 Sa TBA 1/12 $12

Out ‘N About

Musical Moments

Discover that musical talent you never thought you had. Learn the basic sounds and chords to make almost any song. Develop a foundation of music concepts to enhance musical skills including the basics of note recognition, rhythms, and a start on how to follow sheet music.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up 137092 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

5/7 - 5/28

$30

Ready, set, go! Travel with your friends to special events, concerts, sports competitions, or entertainment hot spots all around the metroplex. Find exciting new experiences around every corner. Build friendships, increase independence, and have a great time in a community setting.

Garland DART Rail Station

Dallas Zoo

Ride the DART Rail to the Dallas Zoo to see animals large and small. Fee includes transportation, admission to the zoo, and lunch. Bring money for snacks and souvenirs. Age: 16Yrs and up 137095 Sa 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM 3/2 $32

TR Food Crew

Special Olympics

Special Olympics is a year round, international sports program for athletes with intellectual disabilities. Garland Special Olympics currently offers seven different sports opportunities including: Basketball, Bocce, Bowling, Flag Football, Softball, Tennis, and Volleyball. All ability levels are welcome.

Garland Tennis Center

Tennis

Bring your own tennis racket. Age: 8Yrs and up 136324 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Fun, food, and friends! Enjoy all the best restaurants in the area from American food to Mexican food. With endless choices, order your favorites or try something new. Improve social skill development and increase independence in a community setting.

Senior Activity Center

Joe Willy’s

Bring money for your meal. Age: 16Yrs and up 137031 F 5:00 - 7:00 PM

2/22

$5

4/12

$5

Culver’s 3/5 - 4/23

$10

Bring money for your meal. Age: 16Yrs and up 137032 F 5:00 - 7:00 PM

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Jack Coleman Tennis Center

 Enjoy 63 holes of golf on over 600 acres of beautiful wooded terrain scattered with streams and ponds. Firewheel is the biggest golf facility in Texas, and one of the largest complexes in the country. The Bridges Course is a 27 hole public course, featuring bentgrass greens, 419 Bermuda tees, fairways and roughs, and a 35 station practice range. Located on the south end is the Branding Iron, a full service restaurant with a variety of foods from sandwiches to steaks.

garlandtenniscenter.com 1010 West Miller Road Garland, Texas 75041 972-205-2778 Fort Battad, Tennis Pro Tennis Center This public facility features 13 lighted outdoor hardcourts, picnic areas, and a pro-shop stocked with tennis apparel, shoes, racquets, accessories, and refreshments. Court Reservations (up to 48 hours in advance) $2.00 per person for 1 hour sessions. Lessons Junior Development, Junior Beginner, Adult Beginner, Advanced, Adult Drill Classes, and Private Lessons

The Lakes Course features 18 challenging holes and 10 lakes, along with 52 bunkers sprinkled generously over the rolling hills. The Old Course consists of gently rolling terrain and slow moving streams winding throughout the course. Strategically placed bunkers and heavily wooded areas make this par 71 a challenge for all golfers.

Firewheel Golf park

Leagues Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles Beginner to Championship Level Call for dates and rates. Tournaments Tournaments held in one of the most picturesque and least expensive facilities in the metroplex.

972-205-2795 golffirewheel.com 600 West Campbell Road, Garland, Texas 75044

SPORTS Got questions? Sports Division 972-205-2926

YOUTH BASEBALL Garner Little League 214-417-2334 www.garnerll.org North Garland Little League 972-495-1941 www.ngll.org

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YOUTH FOOTBALL Garland Pee Wee Football Association 972-272-0846 www.gpwfootball.com YOUTH VOLLEYBALL Garland Girls Volleyball Association 972-496-0002 www.garlandvolleyball.net

South Garland Little League 972-276-4756 www.southgll.org

YOUTH & ADULT SOCCER LEAGUES Garland Soccer Association 972-530-2636 www.garlandsoccer.com

Garland Baseball, Inc. 469-432-2949 www.garlandbaseball.org

CRICKET Garland Cricket Association 214-280-7124

YOUTH SOFTBALL Garland Girls Softball Association 972-276-5483 www.garlandgirlssoftball.com

BASKETBALL Garland Girls Basketball Association 214-280-2554 www.4ggba.net

ADULT SOFTBALL Garland Softball Association Slow Pitch 972-613-7729 www.garlandsoftballassociation.com

Garland Boys Basketball Association 214-321-8190 www.garlandbasketball.org

CHEERLEADERS & DANCE Garland Cheerleading & Dance 972-240-1969 www.gcdta.net

Men’s Adult Open/Church League 972-205-2926

Recreation centers Centers

Amenities Tables and chairs included Seasonal availability Rules & regulations available online

garlandparks.com Payment and contract required when you reserve.

Classroom Gymnasium Youth room

Show ers

FIELDS Classroom Multipurpose room Gymnasiums

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$20/$35 per hour $30/$55 per hour $20/$35 per hour $55 per hour $20/$30 per hour

*1 hour minimum during public hours *2 hour minimum during non-public hours

Classroom Multipurpose room Hollabaugh Pavilion

HOLLABAUGH

Weekday/Weekend Rates Weekday: Monday through Friday until 5 PM Weekend: Friday starting at 5 PM through Sunday

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Classroom Multipurpose room Game/Youth room Gymnasium Hollabaugh Pavilion

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With 2 weeks notice and availability, we can book your next special event!

AUDUBON

Classrooms Gymnasium

Classroom Multipurpose room Gymnasium Game room

Reservations

Spring 2013 - Reservations 39 A perfect addition to birthday parties, family reunions, and organization parties.

Bounce Houses $50

$50 With at least 1 week notice and availability we can book a bounce house for your next Garland recreation center rental. Ask about bounce houses when you reserve your party.

$50

$100

$75

pavilions Take the party outside!

ABLON

3850 Ablon Trail Drive Half Day Full Day $75 $150

ONE ELEVEN RANCH

2121 Brand Road Half Day Full Day $150 $300

Half Day 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM or 3:30 - 10:30 PM Full Day 8:30 AM - 10:30 PM

GATEWOOD

4917 Duck Creek Drive Half Day Full Day $75 $150

WINDSURF BAY

5556 Locust Grove Road Half Day Full Day N/A $75

Facility Locations

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600 West Avenue A 972-205-2769 sac@garlandtx.gov

222 Carver Drive 972-205-3305 sac@garlandtx.gov

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M - Th 1 - 9 PM F 1 - 5 PM Sa 9 AM - 4 PM HOLFORD RECREATION CENTER

2314 Homestead Place 972-205-2772 hrc@garlandtx.gov

M - Th 9 AM - 9 PM F 9 AM - 5 PM Sa 9 AM - 4 PM HOLLABAUGH RECREATION CENTER

3925 West Walnut Street 972-205-2721 hhrc@garlandtx.gov

M - Th 9 AM - 9 PM F 9 AM - 5 PM Sa 9 AM - 4 PM

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Participant ID Cards All drop in participants are required to purchase and scan a Participant ID Card when entering a City of Garland recreation center. A Participant ID Card form must be filled out for each person along with a valid picture ID and proof of residency. Legal guardians must fill out and sign forms for participants under the age of 18. Guardians may be required to prove guardianship.

Card Prices

Age 13 and up Ages 7 - 12 Garland Resident - $3 Garland Resident - $7 Non-Resident - $10 Non-Resident - $5 Replacement Cards - $3 ID card valid for one year.

A Garland Parks and Recreation facility is near you!

Fitness Pass

Allows patrons use of The Body Shops fitness areas and equipment.

Fitness Pass Benefits

Body Fat Analysis Need help setting fitness goals? Let us help you start by determing your body composition. Available at Fields, Granger, and Hollabaugh Recreation Centers.

Ages 16 and up Garland Resident - $35 Non-Resident - $70 Fitness pass valid for one year. Adminstration Office 634 Apollo Road 972-205-2750 972-205-2757-Aquatics 972-205-2926-Sports parksandrec@garlandtx.gov Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM

Jack Coleman Tennis Center 1010 West Miller Road 972-205-2778 garlandtenniscenter.com

Firewheel Golf Park 600 West Campbell Road 972-205-2795 golffirewheel.com

See our Scholarship Information! Page 42

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Registration

How to PLAY

•All registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis. •You may request to be placed on a waitlist if a program is full.

Online Create and access your account online. Credit card required. play.garlandparks.com

•A City of Garland Waiver and Release of Claim must be on file for each registrant prior to participating in any program. •Please make checks payable to “City of Garland.”

In Person Register in person at your local recreation center or senior center. Cash, checks, and credit cards accepted.

See page 40 for a complete list of recreation centers and senior centers.

Phone Call your local recreation center or senior center. Credit card required.

we accept

Satisfaction Guaranteed! We stand behind the quality of our programs. If you are not satisfied with a program for any reason after attending the first program meeting, you may request a full refund, transfer, or credit. After the second program meeting you may request a pro-rated refund or credit. All refund requests must be made prior to the end date of the program. Refund requests for one-day programs must be made 24 hours in advance. Read program descriptions carefully, as some program fees are non-refundable. Supply fees are non-refundable. Please allow 2 weeks for refund process.

Scholarship

HOLIDAY CLOSINGS January 21 - Closed May 27 - Closed

The City of Garland Recreation Financial Assistance Program helps Garland families and/or individuals with limited financial resources participate in City of Garland recreation programs and activities. Scholarships are available to qualifying participants. Funds are limited. To apply or for more information, please contact Fields Recreation Center, 972-205-3090, or Hollabaugh Recreation Center, 972-205-2721.

Uh-Oh!

Your program has been canceled! Unfortunately, excellent programs are sometimes canceled when everyone waits to the last minute to register. Instructors need to know how many people to expect to make proper preparations for class. Please register early to avoid disappointment!

Annual Fitness Pass Ages 16Yrs and up Garland Residents - $35 Non-Residents - $70

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Fields Recreation Center 1701 Dairy Road 972-205-3090 Granger Recreation Center 1310 West Avenue F 972-205-2771 Hollabaugh Recreation Center 3925 West Walnut Street 972-205-2721

Stationary Bikes

Treadmills

Weight Machines

Free Weights

Cross Trainers

Ellipticals

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Summer registration begins May 1.

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PRSRT STD U.S. POSTAGE PA I D GARLAND, TEXAS Permit No. 2

Please deliver December 1

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