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Sweetheart Dance From under the sea and onto the shore, come and see what else is in store! Dads, grandads, and uncles, experience an enchanted evening with your special little one. The evening includes dinner, dancing, a professional 5x7 photo and each little girl will receive a special gift.

The Atrium

at the Granville Arts Center 330 North Fifth Street

Ages 4 - 7 Yrs 5 - 7 p.m. $14 per person

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

*Save $2 per person when you register by December 31.

? e d i s n I s ’ t Wha ay 2014

January - M

Kids

6 Camps 6 Arts & Crafts 8 Community Education 10 Dance 12 Health & Fitness 13 Martial Arts 14 Outdoor Adventures 15 Performing Arts 16 Sports

2 Sweetheart Dance 5 Special Events 20 Summer Jobs 36 Firewheel Golf Park Jack Coleman Tennis Center 37 Sports

Adults

21 Arts & Crafts 22 Community Education 22 Dance 24 Health & Fitness 30 Martial Arts 32 Performing Arts 32 Sports 32 Travel & Outings 34 Therapeutic Recreation

38 Reservations 40 Facility Locations 41 ID Cards & Fitness Passes 42 How to PLAY

Registration Information

43 The Body Shops

On the Cover

Maci and big brother Gage love playing outside together and jumping on the trampoline!

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.

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.

Parks & Recreation Board

City Council

Jim Stone, Managing Director

William E. Dollar, City Manager

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 Molly Bishop, District 8 Robert John Smith, Mayoral Appointee

Douglas Athas, Mayor Tim Campbell, District 1 Anita Goebel, District 2 Stephen W. Stanley, District 3 B.J. Williams, District 4 John Willis, District 5 Lori Barnett Dodson, District 6, Mayor Pro Tem Scott LeMay, District 7 Jim Cahill, District 8

Spring 2014 - Special Events 5

egg

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, April 17 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 18. For more information, please call 972-205-2771 or grc@garlandtx.gov.

Get out

and

PLAY

Garland

Photo Contest

Granger Recreation Center Youth Division (18 Yrs and younger) $3 per entry 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 Hollabaugh Recreation Center, 972-205-2721 or hhrc@garlandtx.gov. Hollabaugh Recreation Center All Ages Friday, May 2 5 - 8 PM FREE!

Kids

Skyhawks Sports

Take the first step into athletics! Learn the essentials of soccer, basketball, and t-ball in a structured environment where the focus is fun. Through patience and encouragement, learn balance, body movement, hand and eye coordination, and skill development in a series of sport specific games designed for young athletes.

Granger Recreation Center

Mini Hawk

Volleyball

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: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Young 140628 M-W 10:45 AM - 12:45 PM

3/10 - 3/12

$25

Receive an evaluation, merit award, and t-shirt upon completion of class. Age: 4 - 7Yrs Instructor: McDonald 141662 M-F 1:15 - 3:15 PM 3/10 - 3/14 $52

Multi Sport

Receive an evaluation, merit award, and t-shirt upon completion of class. Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: McDonald 141663 M-F 1:15 - 3:15 PM 3/10 - 3/14 $52

Spring Break Camp

Awesome Art

Take a break at Holford! Enjoy a week full of endless fun including active games, arts and crafts, and creative kids cooking activities. Take a field trip to the Dallas Arboretum Children’s Garden to discover, explore, experience, and learn all about nature. Make this a spring break to remember!

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.

Holford Recreation Center

Fields Recreation Center

Bring a sack lunch, snacks, and a water bottle. Pre-registration required by March 3. Space is limited. Age: 5 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141140 M-F 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 3/10 - 3/14 $120

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Gerstner 141050 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 141051 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 141052 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 141053 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM 141054 W 10:00 - 10:45 AM

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

$20 $20 $20 $20 $20

Spring 2014 - Kids 7

Green Divas & Divos

Creative Kids

Let’s have some fun! Using a variety of techniques and materials, learn to use your imagination to design and create fun items you get to take with you. Realize your creative potential while gaining confidence in expressing your individual style.

Holford Recreation Center

Cooks in the Kitchen

Age: 5 - 8Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141142 M 4:00 - 5:00 PM

1/27

$8

2/10

$8

2/24

$12

4/14

$8

Valentine Fun

Age: 7 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141143 M 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Make an environmental statement through fashion! Redesign old shirts, jeans, coats, scarves, and paper goods with your own personal flair. Discover a variety of reusable materials to make quick and easy projects that can be given as unique and trendy gifts.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Family discount available. Supply list provided at registration. Age: 12Yrs and up Instructor: Jarocki 141755 M 8:00 - 9:00 PM 1/6 - 1/27 141756 M 8:00 - 9:00 PM 2/3 - 2/24 141757 M 8:00 - 9:00 PM 3/3 - 3/24 141758 M 8:00 - 9:00 PM 4/7 - 4/28 141759 M 8:00 - 9:00 PM 5/5 - 5/19

$57 $57 $57 $57 $57

Teacher Gifts

Age: 5 - 10Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141144 M 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Spring Crafts and Snacks Age: 7 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141147 M 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Washer Jewelry

Decorate washers with paint, glitter, and yarn to make necklaces, bracelets, and ornaments. Age: 7 - 12Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141148 M 4:00 - 5:00 PM 4/28 $8

Dog Treats for Fido

Age: 5 - 8Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141149 M 4:00 - 5:00 PM

5/12

$10

Messy Hands Art

It’s ooey, it’s gooey, and it’s fun! Get your hands dirty while making a variety of arts and crafts. Use different materials including finger paints, shaving cream, play dough, and goop to enhance hand and eye coordination, sensory perception, and self expression.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141667 F 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141668 F 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141669 F 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141671 F 10:00 - 11:00 AM

1/10 2/7 3/7 4/4

$10 $10 $10 $10

Spring 2014 - Kids 8 more arts & crafts

Multimedia Art

Bring color to your world! Learn how to use a variety of mediums including paint, charcoal, color pencils, pastels, pencil, and ink. Create a new work of art each week while developing knowledge of art terminology, techniques, and individual style.

Audubon Recreation Center

Art PALS

Creative Seasons

Design, decorate, and display! Learn how to make a variety of crafts and art projects using mixed media and materials including Prismacolors, acrylic paints, and watercolors. Each themed week features new take home activities that allow for individualism and creative expression.

Holford Recreation Center

Snow Day

Create snowmen, snowflakes, and snow scenes from a variety of artists. Age: 6 - 10Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141286 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 1/9 $10 141287 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 1/23 $10

Garden Day

Create bird feeders from cans, glow in the dark planters, and gardening rocks. Age: 6 - 10Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141289 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 3/6 $10 141290 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 3/20 $10

$10 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Holy 141415 M, W 1:00 - 3:00 PM 141416 M, W 1:00 - 3:00 PM 141417 M, W 1:00 - 3:00 PM 141418 M, W 1:00 - 3:00 PM 141419 M, W 1:00 - 3:00 PM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/26 4/7 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$55 $55 $55 $55 $55

Young Rembrandts

Draw with your left brain! Using verbal and logic based instruction, students 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

Preschool Drawing

New lessons presented each week. Concentrate on skills of drawing and coloring while working on listening skills and staying on task. Age: 42Mos - 5Yrs 140732 Tu 10:30 - 11:15 AM 1/14 - 2/25 $65 140733 Tu 10:30 - 11:15 AM 3/18 - 4/29 $65

Police Youth Program

School’s out and the fun is starting! Join Garland Police Officers after school for help with homework assignments and school projects. Gain the skills and knowledge needed to resist peer pressure and how to avoid involvement in drugs, gangs, and violence.

Fields Recreation Center

Parent must register in person with an officer. Age: 7 - 14Yrs Instructor: Koerner 141319 W 3:30 - 4:45 PM

1/8 - 5/21

no charge

Spring 2014 - Kids 9

Parent’s Time Out

You deserve a break! Take some time for yourselves while the kids have a great time participating in a variety of fun activities designed to keep them engaged. Activities include games, basic gymnastics, dance, music, arts and crafts, and free play time.

After School Adventures Too cool to be called after school! Develop the skills needed to become a better student including study practices, organization, concentration, and self discipline. Daily schedules will include time for snacks, homework help, and free play for sports and games.

Audubon Recreation Center

Treasured Angels

Learn better ways to use your brain and different study skills to help with tests and basic learning. Age: 7 - 14Yrs Instructor: Woodard 141781 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 1/7 - 1/8 $30 141782 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 1/14 - 1/15 $30 141783 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 1/21 - 1/22 $30 141784 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 1/28 - 1/29 $30 141785 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 2/4 - 2/5 $30 141786 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 2/11 - 2/12 $30 141787 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 2/18 - 2/19 $30 141788 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 2/25 - 2/26 $30 141789 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 3/4 - 3/5 $30 141790 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 3/11 - 3/12 $30 141791 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 3/18 - 3/19 $30 141792 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 3/25 - 3/26 $30 141793 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 4/1 - 4/2 $30 141794 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 4/8 - 4/9 $30 141795 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 4/15 - 4/16 $30 141796 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 4/22 - 4/23 $30 141797 Tu-W 4:00 - 7:00 PM 4/29 - 4/30 $30

Fields Recreation Center

Age: 5 - 12Yrs 141302 M-Th 141303 M-Th 141304 M-Th 141305 M-Th 141306 M-Th

3:00 - 6:00 PM 3:00 - 6:00 PM 3:00 - 6:00 PM 3:00 - 6:00 PM 3:00 - 6:00 PM

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

$65 $65 $65 $65 $65

Fields Recreation Center

Snacks will be provided. Pre-registration required. Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Gerstner 141055 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 1/10 141056 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 1/17 141057 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 1/24 141058 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 1/31 141059 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 2/7 141060 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 2/14 141061 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 2/21 141062 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 2/28 141063 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 3/7 141064 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 3/14 141065 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 3/21 141066 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 3/28 141067 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 4/4 141068 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 4/11 141069 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 4/18 141071 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 4/25 141072 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 5/2 141073 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 5/9 141688 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 5/16 141689 F 9:00 - 11:30 AM 5/23

$7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 $7

Spring 2014 - Kids 10

Ballet

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

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Schwericke 141378 Sa 9:30 - 10:15 AM 141380 Sa 11:30 AM - 12:15 PM

1/4 - 3/15 1/4 - 3/15

$47 $47

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Schwericke 141379 Sa 10:25 - 11:15 AM

1/4 - 3/15

$47

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Adams 141725 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 141726 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 141727 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 141728 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM 141729 Tu 4:00 - 4:30 PM

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

$30 $30 $26 $30 $26

Age: 6 - 9Yrs Instructor: Adams 141730 Tu 4:35 - 5:20 PM 141731 Tu 4:35 - 5:20 PM 141732 Tu 4:35 - 5:20 PM 141733 Tu 4:35 - 5:20 PM 141734 Tu 4:35 - 5:20 PM

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

$38 $38 $34 $38 $34

Age: 10 - 16Yrs Instructor: Adams 141735 Tu 5:25 - 6:10 PM 141736 Tu 5:25 - 6:10 PM 141737 Tu 5:25 - 6:10 PM 141738 Tu 5:25 - 6:10 PM 141739 Tu 5:25 - 6:10 PM

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.

Fields Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Receive a free gift with your first month’s registration. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 141074 Tu 4:45 - 5:15 PM 1/7 - 1/28 $32 141077 Tu 4:45 - 5:15 PM 2/4 - 2/25 $32 141080 Tu 4:45 - 5:15 PM 3/4 - 3/25 $32 141083 Tu 4:45 - 5:15 PM 4/1 - 4/22 $32 141086 Tu 4:45 - 5:15 PM 5/6 - 5/27 $32

Beginner

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

$38 $38 $34 $38 $34

Age: 6 - 12Yrs 141075 Tu 141078 Tu 141081 Tu 141084 Tu 141087 Tu

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

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/27

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

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

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/27

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Advanced

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 5Yrs Instructor: Adams 140737 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 140738 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM 140739 Th 4:00 - 4:30 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27

$30 $30 $26

Age: 6 - 9Yrs Instructor: Adams 140740 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM 140741 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM 140742 Th 4:35 - 5:20 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27

$38 $38 $34

Age: 10 - 16Yrs Instructor: Adams 140743 Th 5:25 - 6:10 PM 140744 Th 5:25 - 6:10 PM 140745 Th 5:25 - 6:10 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27

$38 $38 $34

Dance Combo

Age: 6 - 12Yrs 141076 Tu 141079 Tu 141082 Tu 141085 Tu 141088 Tu

Holford Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee payable to instructor. Recieve a free gift with your first month’s registration. Optional recital requires costume and recital fees. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 140836 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 1/6 - 1/27 $24 140837 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 2/3 - 2/24 $32 140838 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 3/3 - 3/31 $32 140839 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 4/7 - 4/28 $32 140840 M 11:45 AM - 12:15 PM 5/5 - 5/19 $24

Spring 2014 - Kids 11

Hip Hop

Show your style! Learn the latest dance moves that emphasize full body movement. Focus on developing rhythm, style, and proper techniques. Learn a new routine each month. Develop coordination and increase strength, flexibility, and self confidence while having fun.

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.

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Audubon Recreation Center

Beginning Hip Hop

Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Johnson 141360 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141362 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141363 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141364 Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141365 Th 5:00 - 6:00 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

1/6 - 1/27 2/3 - 2/24 3/3 - 3/24 4/7 - 4/28 5/5 - 5/19

$32 $42 $42 $42 $32

Advanced Hip Hop

Instructor approval required. Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Johnson 141355 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141366 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141367 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141368 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141369 M 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Combo Dance

Includes jazz, modern, contemporary, and lyrical dance. Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Johnson 141356 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 1/9 - 1/30 141357 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 2/6 - 2/27 141358 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 3/6 - 3/27 141359 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 4/3 - 4/24 141361 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 5/1 - 5/22

This course is designed specifically for girls. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Jarocki 141014 M 7:15 - 8:15 PM 141015 M 7:15 - 8:15 PM 141016 M 7:15 - 8:15 PM 141017 M 7:15 - 8:15 PM 141018 M 7:15 - 8:15 PM

$35 $47 $47 $47 $35

Collaborative Dance

Let’s dance! Take on this mixture of diverse styles such as funk, pop, and freestyle. Learn a new routine each week based off popular dance moves from pop culture and dance central while being allowed the freedom to add your own expression to the mix.

Audubon Recreation Center

Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Holy 141393 Tu, Th 141394 Tu, Th 141395 Tu, Th 141396 Tu, Th 141401 Tu, Th

1/7 - 1/30 2/4 - 2/27 3/4 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/24 5/6 - 5/29

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

First time dancers learn proper warm up, stretching, and basic dance techniques. Age: 6 - 17Yrs Instructor: Holy 141398 Tu, Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 1/7 - 1/30 141399 Tu, Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 2/4 - 2/27 141400 Tu, Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 3/4 - 3/27 141402 Tu, Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 4/1 - 4/24 141403 Tu, Th 5:00 - 6:00 PM 5/6 - 5/29

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

1/6 - 1/27 2/3 - 2/24 3/3 - 3/24 4/7 - 4/28 5/5 - 5/19

6:15 - 7:15 PM 6:15 - 7:15 PM 6:15 - 7:15 PM 6:15 - 7:15 PM 6:15 - 7:15 PM

Stretch and Technique

Spring 2014 - Kids 12

Fitness 101

Build muscles the right way! Learn correct techniques to working out while gaining knowledge on how the body functions. 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. An adult must purchase a Fitness Pass and accompany the youth during each visit.

Fields Recreation Center

By appointment only. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact Fields Recreation Center, 972-205-3090. Age: 12 - 15Yrs M-Th By appointment $25

Granger Recreation Center

By appointment only. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact Granger Recreation Center, 972-205-2771. Age: 12 - 15Yrs M-Th By appointment $25

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

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.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 7 - 15Yrs Instructor: Gaddis 141770 Tu 141771 Tu 141772 Tu 141773 Tu 141774 Tu

By appointment only. For more information or to make an appointment, please contact Hollabaugh Recreation Center, 972-205-2721. Age: 12 - 15Yrs M-Th By appointment $25

2:00 - 3:00 PM 2:00 - 3:00 PM 2:00 - 3:00 PM 2:00 - 3:00 PM 2:00 - 3:00 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/11 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$32 $17 $32 $37 $32

Zumba Fitness速

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 $12, two times per week $17, three times per week $20, or four times per week $22 with an adult registration. Age: 9 - 13Yrs Instructor: Raygoza 141541 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/2 - 1/30 $22 141542 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/3 - 2/27 $22 141543 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/3 - 3/27 $22 141544 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/1 - 4/30 $22 141545 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/1 - 5/29 $22

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

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 140950 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 1/6 - 1/29 $20 140951 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 2/3 - 2/26 $20 140952 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 3/3 - 3/31 $20 140953 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 4/1 - 4/30 $20 140954 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 5/5 - 5/28 $20

Spring 2014 - Kids 13

Karate

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: 4 - 15Yrs Instructor: Becerra 141161 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM 1/1 - 1/30 Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 141162 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM 2/1 - 2/28 Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 141163 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM 3/1 - 3/29 Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 141164 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM 4/2 - 4/28 Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM 141165 M, W, Th, F 5:00 - 7:00 PM 5/1 - 5/30 Sa 1:00 - 2:30 PM

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

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

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/31 4/2 - 4/28 5/5 - 5/28

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 141412 Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM 1/7 - 2/13 $31 Th 7:00 - 8:30 PM 141413 Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM 2/25 - 4/3 $31 Th 7:00 - 8:30 PM 141414 Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM 4/15 - 5/22 $31 Th 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Holford Recreation Center

Beginner

Age: 4 - 15Yrs Instructor: Ybarra 141690 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141691 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141692 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141693 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141694 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM

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.

$40 $40 $40 $40 $40

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years instructing to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Nakaya 141000 W 6:30 - 7:45 PM 1/8 - 2/26 $37 141002 W 6:30 - 7:45 PM 3/19 - 5/14 $37

Advanced

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years instructing to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Instructor approval required. Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Nakaya 141004 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM 1/11 - 3/1 141005 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:15 PM 3/22 - 5/17

$37 $37

Spring 2014 - Kids 14

more martial arts

Archery

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

Granger Recreation Center

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

Age: 6 - 14Yrs Instructor: Clark 140853 M-Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM Sa 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 140854 M-Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM Sa 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 140855 M-Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM Sa 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 140856 M-Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM Sa 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM 140857 M-Tu 7:00 - 8:00 PM Sa 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

1/4 - 1/28

$42

2/1 - 2/25

$42

3/1 - 3/31

$42

4/1 - 4/29

$42

5/3 - 5/31

$42

$22 $22 $22 $22 $22

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$22 $22 $22 $22 $22

Intermediate

Instructor approval required. Age: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Cunniff 140429 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 140430 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 140431 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 140432 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM 140433 Tu 5:15 - 6:00 PM

Just Fishing Around

Cast a line! With hands on instruction from fishing experts, learn to cast, tie essential knots, and safely land and release a fish. Discuss how to choose gear and tackle, the proper bait, and how to read the water. Become active outdoors through this relaxing and graceful sport.

Leadership, Integrity, Fighting, and 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

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

Ablon Park

LIFE Tae Kwon Do

Age: 5 - 15Yrs Instructor: Elliott 141229 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141230 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141231 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141232 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141233 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141234 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141235 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141236 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141237 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141238 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141239 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141240 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141241 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141242 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141243 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Age: 8 - 14Yrs Instructor: Cunniff 140424 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 140425 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 140426 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 140427 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM 140428 Tu 4:15 - 5:00 PM

1/4 - 1/25 1/6 - 1/27 1/8 - 1/29 2/1 - 2/22 2/3 - 2/24 2/5 - 2/26 3/1 - 3/29 3/3 - 3/31 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 4/5 - 4/26 4/7 - 4/28 5/3 - 5/31 5/5 - 5/19 5/7 - 5/28

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

$12 supply fee payable to instructor includes fishing rod and reel. Age: 8 - 17Yrs Instructor: Densmore 141798 Sa 12:00 - 3:00 PM 3/15 - 3/29 141799 Su 1:00 - 4:00 PM 5/11 - 5/25

$20 $20

Spring 2014 - Kids 15

Guitar

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. Improve attention skills, self knowledge, and expression.

Holford Recreation Center

Piano 1

$25 book fee payable to instructor. Credit card payment plan available. Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Nation 140634 M 4:00 - 4:45 PM 1/6 - 5/5 140646 M 6:15 - 7:00 PM 1/6 - 5/5

Beginning

Bring your own acoustic guitar. Age: 8 - 11Yrs Instructor: Reger 141642 Sa 1:30 - 2:10 PM 141643 Sa 1:30 - 2:10 PM 141802 Sa 1:30 - 2:10 PM

1/4 - 2/15 3/1 - 4/12 4/26 - 5/31

$87 $72 $72

Continuing $256 $256

Prerequisite - Piano 1. $25 book fee payable to instructor. Credit card payment plan available. Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Nation 140633 M 5:30 - 6:15 PM 1/6 - 5/5 $256

Piano 3

Instructor approval required. $25 book fee payable to instructor. Credit card payment plan available. Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Nation 140631 M 4:45 - 5:30 PM 1/6 - 5/5 $256

Instructor approval required. $25 book fee payable to instructor. Credit card payment plan available. Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Nation 140632 M 3:15 - 4:00 PM 1/6 - 5/5 $256

Holford Recreation Center

Piano 2

Piano 4

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.

Bring your own acoustic guitar. Instructor approval required. Age: 8 - 18Yrs Instructor: Reger 141644 Sa 2:10 - 2:50 PM 1/4 - 2/15 $87 141645 Sa 2:10 - 2:50 PM 3/1 - 4/12 $72 141803 Sa 2:10 - 2:50 PM 4/26 - 5/31 $72

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.

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

$16 one time administration fee and $4 supply fee per month payable to instructor. Receive a free make-up bag with your first month’s registration. Age: 7Yrs and up 140893 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 1/6 - 1/27 140894 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 2/3 - 2/24 140895 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 3/3 - 3/24 140896 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 4/7 - 4/28 140897 M 6:15 - 7:15 PM 5/5 - 5/19

$27 $37 $37 $37 $27

Spring 2014 - Kids 16 **more performing arts

Basketball

Musical Make Believe

Stretch the imagination! Learn about different types of music using rhythm instruments while you sing, move, and play with your child. Create take home instruments to increase musical interaction that encourages learning and creativity while increasing self expression, socialization, and language skills.

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.

Audubon Recreation Center

Fields Recreation Center

Age: 2 - 5Yrs Instructor: Gerstner 141045 Tu 10:00 - 10:35 AM 141046 Tu 10:00 - 10:35 AM 141047 Tu 10:00 - 10:35 AM 141048 Tu 10:00 - 10:35 AM 141049 Tu 10:00 - 10:35 AM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/27

$20 $20 $20 $20 $20

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

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

1/6 - 1/27 2/3 - 2/24 3/3 - 3/31 4/7 - 4/28 5/5 - 5/19

$42 $42 $52 $42 $32

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Rivas 141166 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141213 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141214 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141215 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141216 Tu 4:00 - 4:40 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$22 $22 $22 $27 $22

Age: 6 - 11Yrs Instructor: Collins 141172 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141173 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141174 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141175 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141176 Tu 6:30 - 7:30 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$40 $40 $40 $40 $40

Age: 12 - 17Yrs Instructor: Collins 141167 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 141168 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 141169 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 141170 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM 141171 Tu 7:30 - 9:00 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$40 $40 $40 $40 $40

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

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Bradfield Recreation Center Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Thompson 141760 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141761 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141762 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141763 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141764 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM

Fields Recreation Center

1/4 - 1/25 2/1 - 2/22 3/1 - 3/22 4/5 - 4/26 5/3 - 5/24

Violin

Bring your own violin and bow. Age: 8Yrs and up Instructor: Gaddis 141647 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141648 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141649 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141650 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141651 Th 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Williams 141381 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 141382 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 141383 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 141384 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM 141385 Sa 10:30 - 11:30 AM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/13 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/29

$52 $26 $52 $52 $65

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 6 - 12Yrs Instructor: Williams 141705 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141706 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141707 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141708 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141709 Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Spring 2014 - Kids 17

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

Level 1

Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Johnson 141371 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141372 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141373 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141374 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM 141375 Tu 4:00 - 5:00 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/27

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/27

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Level 2

Age: 6 - 18Yrs Instructor: Johnson 141674 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141675 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141676 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141677 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM 141678 Tu 5:00 - 6:00 PM

Cheer Combo

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.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 8 - 13Yrs Instructor: Del Monte 141765 W 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141766 W 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141767 W 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141768 W 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141769 W 5:45 - 6:45 PM

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.

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 your first month’s registration. Age: 2 - 5Yrs 141259 W 5:45 - 6:15 PM 1/8 - 1/29 $20 141260 W 5:45 - 6:15 PM 2/5 - 2/26 $20 141261 W 5:45 - 6:15 PM 3/5 - 3/26 $20 141262 W 5:45 - 6:15 PM 4/2 - 4/23 $20 141263 W 5:45 - 6:15 PM 5/7 - 5/28 $20 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

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

$25 $25 $25 $25 $25

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 8 - 12Yrs Instructor: Arradaza 141006 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141007 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141008 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141009 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM 141010 Sa 10:00 - 11:00 AM

1/4 - 1/25 2/1 - 2/22 3/1 - 3/29 4/5 - 4/26 5/3 - 5/31

$25 $25 $25 $25 $25

Age: 13 - 16Yrs Instructor: Arradaza 141011 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141012 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141013 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141019 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141020 Sa 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

1/4 - 1/25 2/1 - 2/22 3/1 - 3/29 4/5 - 4/26 5/3 - 5/31

$29 $29 $29 $29 $29

Age: 6 - 12Yrs 141264 W 4:30 - 5:45 PM 141265 W 4:30 - 5:45 PM 141266 W 4:30 - 5:45 PM 141267 W 4:30 - 5:45 PM 141268 W 4:30 - 5:45 PM

Volleyball

Spring 2014 - Kids 18

**more sports

Gymnastics

Jump into fun! Learn the basics of gymnastics with a variety of equipment including mats, balance beam, trampoline, and more. Develop a strong foundation in the sport through energizing activities that will enhance physical fitness and endurance, and build character.

Age: 4 - 5Yrs Instructor: Montalbano 140899 W 2:00 - 3:00 PM 140904 W 2:00 - 3:00 PM 140909 W 2:00 - 3:00 PM 140914 W 2:00 - 3:00 PM 140924 W 2:00 - 3:00 PM

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

Age: 4 - 7Yrs Instructor: McDonald 141670 Th 4:15 - 5:15 PM 141679 Th 4:15 - 5:15 PM 141680 Th 4:15 - 5:15 PM 141681 Th 4:15 - 5:15 PM 141682 Th 4:15 - 5:15 PM

$29 $29 $29 $29 $29

$48 $48 $37 $60 $48

Age: 42Mos - 4Yrs Instructor: McDonald 141154 M, W 10:30 - 11:15 AM 141155 M, W 10:30 - 11:15 AM 141278 M, W 10:30 - 11:15 AM 141279 M, W 10:30 - 11:15 AM 141280 M, W 10:30 - 11:15 AM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/31 4/2 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$34 $34 $34 $34 $34

Age: 4 - 7Yrs Instructor: McDonald 141281 M, W 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 141282 M, W 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 141283 M, W 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 141284 M, W 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 141285 M, W 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/31 4/2 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$34 $34 $34 $34 $34

$48 $48 $37 $60 $48

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

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

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

$48 $48 $37 $60 $48

Age: 8 - 9Yrs Instructor: Montalbano 140901 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 140906 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 140911 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 140916 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM 140926 W 5:00 - 6:00 PM

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

$48 $48 $37 $60 $48

Age: 10 - 16Yrs Instructor: Montalbano 140902 W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140907 W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140912 W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140917 W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140927 W 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

$48 $48 $37 $60 $48

Mini Gymnast

Stop, drop and roll! Parents stay and play with your little one and help them develop physically and mentally through gymnastics based activities. Using the balance beam and mats, play games that develop strength, coordination, and listening skills while increasing social interaction.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 18Mos - 3Yrs Instructor: Montalbano 140918 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 140919 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 140920 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 140921 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM 140922 W 10:00 - 11:00 AM

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

Age: 6 - 7Yrs Instructor: Montalbano 140900 W 4:00 - 5:00 PM 140905 W 4:00 - 5:00 PM 140910 W 4:00 - 5:00 PM 140915 W 4:00 - 5:00 PM 140925 W 4:00 - 5:00 PM

Take the first step into athletics! Learn the essentials of soccer, basketball, and t-ball in a structured environment where the focus is fun. Through patience and encouragement, learn balance, body movement, hand and eye coordination, and skill development in a series of sport specific games designed for young athletes.

Holford Recreation Center Age: 3Yrs Instructor: Montalbano 140898 W 1:00 - 2:00 PM 140903 W 1:00 - 2:00 PM 140908 W 1:00 - 2:00 PM 140913 W 1:00 - 2:00 PM 140923 W 1:00 - 2:00 PM

Skyhawks Sports

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

$48 $48 $37 $60 $48

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

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Thompson 141420 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141421 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141422 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141423 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141424 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/20 4/3 - 4/24 5/8 - 5/29

$26 $26 $21 $26 $26

Spring 2014 - Kids 19

T-Ball

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

Age: 2 - 6Yrs Instructor: Gaddis 141710 Tu 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141711 Tu 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141712 Tu 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141713 Tu 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141714 Tu 1:00 - 1:40 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/11 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$27 $15 $27 $27 $27

Fields Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Gonzalez 141089 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141090 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141091 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141092 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141093 W 4:00 - 4:40 PM

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

$22 $22 $22 $27 $22

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Duncan 141136 W 11:00 - 11:40 AM 141137 W 11:00 - 11:40 AM 141139 W 11:00 - 11:40 AM

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

$27 $27 $27

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Skyhawks Soccer

Age: 5 - 9Yrs Instructor: McDonald 141040 Th 5:30 - 6:30 PM 141041 Th 5:30 - 6:30 PM 141042 Th 5:30 - 6:30 PM 141043 Th 5:30 - 6:30 PM 141044 Th 5:30 - 6:30 PM

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

$34 $34 $34 $34 $34

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.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 2 - 6Yrs Instructor: Gaddis 141715 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141716 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141717 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141718 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM 141719 Th 1:00 - 1:40 PM

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/13 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/22

$27 $15 $27 $27 $27

1/2 - 1/23 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27 4/3 - 4/24 5/1 - 5/29

$22 $22 $22 $27 $27

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

$27 $27 $21 $33 $21

Fields Recreation Center

Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Rivas 141307 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141308 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141309 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141310 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM 141311 Th 4:00 - 4:40 PM

Holford Recreation Center

Bring a glove. Age: 3 - 6Yrs Instructor: Peterson 141652 Tu 11:00 - 11:40 AM 141653 Tu 11:00 - 11:40 AM 141654 Tu 11:00 - 11:40 AM 141658 Tu 11:00 - 11:40 AM 141659 Tu 11:00 - 11:40 AM

Adults 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

Lifeguard Training

Lifeguards

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.

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 meets Saturday from 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM and Monday - Thursday from 4:00 - 9:00 PM. Successful completion of course will result in a job offer with the City of Garland. Age: 16Yrs and up 140727 Sa, M-Th times vary 5/3 - 5/8 $49 140728 Sa, M-Th times vary 5/10 - 5/15 $49

Renewal Guard

Prerequisite - previous E&A lifeguard certification with the City of Garland. Age: 16Yrs and up 140730 F 3:00 - 7:00 PM 5/9 no charge 140729 Th 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM 5/15 no charge

Spring 2014 - Adults 21

Catch The Knitting Bug

U Can Paint - I Promise

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 small project made by you.

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.

Holford Recreation Center

Senior Activity Center

Supply list provided at registration. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Farmer 140842 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 140843 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 140844 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 140845 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM 140846 W 7:00 - 8:30 PM

Mt. Fuji with Cherry Blossoms

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

$42 $42 $42 $52 $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 141560 Th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 141561 Th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 141562 Th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 141563 Th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 141564 Th 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

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

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Clayworks

Get your hands dirty! Learn how to create and sculpt a range of different charms that can be used as jewlery using poly clay. Learn a variety of sculpting and baking techniques and take home a completed item each class.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 12Yrs and up Instructor: LeNoir 141546 M 6:00 - 7:30 PM 141547 M 6:00 - 7:30 PM

3/10 - 3/31 4/7 - 4/28

$22 $22

$20 supply fee payable to instructor. All supplies provided. Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 141607 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM 1/8 $17

Sunflowers in Vase

$20 supply fee payable to instructor. All supplies provided. Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 141608 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM 2/5 $17

Adirondack Chair on the Beach

$20 supply fee payable to instructor. All supplies provided. Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 141609 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM 3/5 $17

Old Barn and Silo with Bluebonnets

$20 supply fee payable to instructor. All supplies provided. Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 141610 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM 4/9 $17

Hydrangea Flowers in Vase

$20 supply fee payable to instructor. All supplies provided. Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Garden 141611 W 12:30 - 3:30 PM 5/7 $17

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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. $15 AARP member and $20 non-member supply fee payable to AARP. For more information, please contact the Senior Activity Center, 972-205-2769. Age: 50Yrs and up 141565 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 1/16 supply fee only 141566 Th 5:00 - 9:00 PM 1/23 supply fee only 141567 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 2/20 supply fee only 141568 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 3/20 supply fee only 141574 Th 5:00 - 9:00 PM 4/10 supply fee only 141570 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 4/17 supply fee only 141571 Th 1:00 - 5:00 PM 5/15 supply fee only

Krafty Cake

Decorate your cake and eat it too! Learn a variety of edible decorating techniques that can be used on cakes, cookies, cupcakes, cake balls, and more. Express your creative side as you wow the crowd with your new design skills.

Holford Recreation Center

All supplies provided. Age: 12Yrs and up Instructor: Harris 141804 Sa 1:45 - 3:45 PM 141805 Sa 1:45 - 3:45 PM 141806 Sa 1:45 - 3:45 PM 141807 Sa 1:45 - 3:45 PM 141808 Sa 1:45 - 3:45 PM

Ballet

1/4 - 1/18 2/1 - 2/15 3/1 - 3/15 4/5 - 4/19 5/3 - 5/17

$101 $101 $101 $101 $101

Grace can be found at any age! Learn basic classical ballet movements, terminology, and the mechanics of the barre through instruction presented for the beginner dancer. Exercises promote proper muscle development, alignment, placement, and injury prevention. Improve posture and flexibility through the invigorating effects of dance.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Adams 141720 Tu 3:30 - 4:00 PM 141721 Tu 3:30 - 4:00 PM 141722 Tu 3:30 - 4:00 PM 141723 Tu 3:30 - 4:00 PM 141724 Tu 3:30 - 4:00 PM

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

$30 $30 $26 $30 $26

1/9 - 1/30 2/6 - 2/27 3/6 - 3/27

$30 $30 $26

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Adams 140746 Th 3:30 - 4:00 PM 140747 Th 3:30 - 4:00 PM 140748 Th 3:30 - 4:00 PM

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Belly Dance

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.

Senior Activity Center

Beginning

Each month will cover a different ballroom dance. Register per person. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Faris 141550 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 1/6 - 1/27 141551 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 2/3 - 2/24 141552 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 3/3 - 3/31 141553 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 4/7 - 4/28 141558 M 7:00 - 8:00 PM 5/5 - 5/26

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Donahue 140716 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140717 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140718 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140719 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM 140720 Tu 6:00 - 7:00 PM

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Advanced

Register per person. Prerequisite - intermediate ballroom dance experience. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Faris 141554 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 1/7 - 1/28 141555 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 2/4 - 2/25 141556 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 3/4 - 3/25 141557 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 4/1 - 4/29 141559 Tu 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM 5/6 - 5/27

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.

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$42 $42 $42 $52 $42

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

Advanced

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Instructor approval required. Register per person. Partner recommended. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Webb 140723 Th 6:45 - 8:45 PM 1/9 - 3/27 140724 Th 6:45 - 8:45 PM 4/3 - 6/26

$30 $30

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**more dance

Fan & Flare Dance

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.

Granger Recreation Center

Register per person. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Hixson 139917 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 139918 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM

1/6 - 3/24 3/31 - 6/16

$42 $42

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.

Granger Recreation Center

Intermediate

Register per person. Prerequisite - some round dance experience. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Hixson 139919 Tu 7:00 - 9:00 PM 1/7 - 3/25 139920 Tu 7:00 - 9:00 PM 4/1 - 6/24

Cardio Infusion

$42 $42

Bradfield Park

SwingOUT

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

Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Rivera 141244 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141245 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 141246 Tu 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141247 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 141248 Tu 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141249 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141250 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 141251 Tu 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141252 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141253 Tu 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141254 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141255 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 141256 Th 6:30 - 8:30 PM 141257 Sa 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM 141258 Tu 6:30 - 8:30 PM

Can’t stop; won’t stop! Get your heart rate up through a variety of heart healthy activities including sprinting, long distance running, jumping jacks, and mountain climbs. Through this fast paced class, learn the basic concepts of cardio fitness in a fun and motivating environment.

1/2 - 1/30 1/4 - 1/25 1/7 - 1/28 2/1 - 2/22 2/4 - 2/25 2/6 - 2/27 3/1 - 3/29 3/4 - 3/25 3/6 - 3/27 4/1 - 4/29 4/3 - 4/24 4/5 - 4/26 5/1 - 5/29 5/3 - 5/31 5/6 - 5/27

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

Age: 17Yrs and up Instructor: Gaddis 141655 Tu 6:15 - 7:00 PM 141656 Tu 6:15 - 7:00 PM 141657 Tu 6:15 - 7:00 PM 141660 Tu 6:15 - 7:00 PM 141661 Tu 6:15 - 7:00 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/11 3/4 - 3/25 4/8 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$27 $15 $27 $27 $27

Circuit Training

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 140797 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 140798 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 140799 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 140800 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 140801 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/31 4/2 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$37 $42 $47 $47 $37

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Boot Camp

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, and tighten and tone body shape.

Senior Activity Center

Cardio Mashup

Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Robinson 141587 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 1/2 - 1/30 141588 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 2/6 - 2/27 141589 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 3/6 - 3/27 141590 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 4/3 - 4/24 141591 Th 4:45 - 5:45 PM 5/1 - 5/29

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

Exercise & More

Don’t be fooled, working out in a chair can be a challenge. Utilize hand weights, balls and exerbands for strength and flexibility while moving to upbeat music. Age: 50Yrs and up 141580 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 1/3 - 1/31 no charge 141581 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 2/3 - 2/28 no charge 141582 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 3/3 - 3/31 no charge 141583 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 4/2 - 4/30 no charge 141586 M, W, F 9:45 - 10:15 AM 5/2 - 5/30 no charge

FitnessPlus

Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Essenpreis 141577 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 1/3 - 1/31 141578 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 2/3 - 2/28 141579 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 3/3 - 3/31 141584 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 4/2 - 4/30 141585 M, W, F 8:30 - 9:30 AM 5/2 - 5/30

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

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: Brown 141388 M, W 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141389 M, W 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141390 M, W 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141391 M, W 6:30 - 7:30 PM 141392 M, W 6:30 - 7:30 PM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/26 4/7 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$52 $52 $52 $52 $52

Bradfield Recreation Center

Age: 17Yrs and up Instructor: Gaddis 141664 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 141665 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 141666 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 141672 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM 141673 M, W 7:00 - 8:00 PM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/31 4/2 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$45 $45 $45 $45 $40

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Jazzercise

Does fresh, exciting, and fun 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 email angie_england1@yahoo.com. Age: 16Yrs and up M-Th 5:25 - 6:25 PM M, W 6:25 - 7:25 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 email juliegrindele@gmail.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 Sa 9:30 - 10:30 AM

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 141111 Th 5:30 - 7:00 PM 1/9 - 1/30 141112 Th 5:30 - 7:00 PM 2/6 - 2/27 141113 Th 5:30 - 7:00 PM 3/6 - 3/27 141114 Th 5:30 - 7:00 PM 4/3 - 4/24 141115 Th 5:30 - 7:00 PM 5/1 - 5/22

$45 $45 $45 $45 $45

Personal Training

Solve your exercise problems. Learn proper updated exercise form and progression using this great source of motivation and encouragement. Appropriate programs developed for personal fitness goals at a convenient time for you. A Certified Personal Trainer is available for individual, couple, and small group training sessions.

Granger Recreation Center

Age: 16Yrs and up Times vary. For more pricing and scheduling, contact Granger Recreation Center at 972-205-2771 or grc@garlandtx.gov.

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Pilates

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.

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Robbins 140858 Tu, Th 6:30 - 7:30 PM 140859 Tu, Th 6:30 - 7:30 PM 140860 Tu, Th 6:30 - 7:30 PM 140861 Tu, Th 6:30 - 7:30 PM 140862 Tu, Th 6:30 - 7:30 PM

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

$27 $27 $27 $27 $27

Senior Activity Center

Intermediate Pilates

Instruction for intermediate to advanced level students. Lengthen, define, and sculpt muscle rather than build bulk. Instructor approval required. Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Longoria 141592 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 1/3 - 1/31 $35 141593 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 2/3 - 2/28 $35 141594 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 3/3 - 3/31 $35 141595 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 4/2 - 4/30 $35 141596 M, W, F 10:30 - 11:30 AM 5/2 - 5/30 $35

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

Register monthly, one time per week $16 or two times per week $30. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Darby 141683 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 1/7 - 1/30 $30 141684 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 2/4 - 2/27 $30 141685 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 3/4 - 3/27 $30 141686 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 4/1 - 4/29 $30 141687 Tu, Th 6:00 - 7:00 PM 5/1 - 5/29 $30

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

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Donahue 140711 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 140712 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 140713 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 140714 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM 140715 Tu 7:30 - 8:30 PM

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/29 5/6 - 5/27

$42 $42 $42 $52 $42

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 141597 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 1/2 - 1/30 $82 141598 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 2/6 - 2/27 $82 141599 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 3/6 - 3/27 $82 141600 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 4/3 - 4/24 $82 141601 Th 10:30 - 11:30 AM 5/1 - 5/29 $82

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Yoga

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.

Bradfield Recreation Center

Kundalini Yoga

Turbo Kickboxing

Burn calories and blast fat! Combine kickboxing and simple dance moves with music to get you moving. Full body workouts include warm-ups, 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. Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Bone 141602 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 1/7 - 1/28 141603 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 2/4 - 2/25 141604 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 3/4 - 3/25 141605 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 4/8 - 4/29 141606 Tu 5:45 - 6:40 PM 5/6 - 5/27

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

Yogalates

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.

1/7 - 1/28 2/4 - 2/25 3/4 - 3/25 4/1 - 4/22 5/6 - 5/27

$37 $37 $37 $37 $37

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

$37 $37 $37 $37 $37

Resist Aging Yoga

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 55Yrs and up Instructor: Leggett-Walker 141745 W 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141746 W 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141747 W 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141748 W 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141749 W 8:00 - 9:00 PM

Senior Activity Center

Almost Yoga

A blend of two healing styles of yoga, Lyengar and Therapeutic. Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Sadler 141615 W 5:45 - 7:00 PM 1/8 - 1/29 $35 141616 W 5:45 - 7:00 PM 2/5 - 2/26 $35 141617 W 5:45 - 7:00 PM 3/5 - 3/26 $35 141622 W 5:45 - 7:00 PM 4/9 - 4/30 $35 141625 W 5:45 - 7:00 PM 5/7 - 5/28 $35

Audubon Recreation Center Register monthly, one time per week $32 or two times per week $52. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Fiske 141425 M 6:30 - 7:45 PM 1/6 - 1/29 $52 W 6:00 - 7:15 PM 141433 M 6:30 - 7:45 PM 2/3 - 2/26 $52 W 6:00 - 7:15 PM 141449 M 6:30 - 7:45 PM 3/3 - 3/31 $52 W 6:00 - 7:15 PM 141458 M 6:30 - 7:45 PM 4/2 - 4/28 $52 W 6:00 - 7:15 PM 141459 M 6:30 - 7:45 PM 5/5 - 5/28 $52 W 6:00 - 7:15 PM

Senior Activity Center

Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Robinson 141627 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141628 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141629 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141630 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141631 M 5:45 - 6:45 PM

Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Leggett-Walker 141740 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141741 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141742 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141743 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 141744 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM

1/6 - 1/27 2/3 - 2/24 3/3 - 3/31 4/7 - 4/28 5/5 - 5/26

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

Intermediate Yoga

Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Deaton 141612 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141613 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141614 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141621 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM 141624 Th 5:45 - 6:45 PM

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

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

1/2 - 1/30

$35

2/4 - 2/27

$35

3/4 - 3/27

$35

4/1 - 4/29

$35

5/1 - 5/29

$35

Senior Yoga

Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Sadler 141618 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 141619 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 141620 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 141623 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 141626 Tu 9:15 - 10:00 AM Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM

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Zumba Fitness速

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.

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Audubon Recreation Center

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Register monthly, one time per week $22 or two times per week $32. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Swinners 141482 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 1/7 - 1/30 141483 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 2/4 - 2/27 141484 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 3/4 - 3/27 141485 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 4/1 - 4/29 141539 Tu, Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 5/1 - 5/29

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Raygoza 141460 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/2 - 1/30 141461 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/3 - 2/27 141462 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/3 - 3/27 141463 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/1 - 4/30 141538 M-Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/1 - 5/29

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 12Yrs and up Instructor: Lewallen 141700 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/7 - 1/30 141701 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/4 - 2/27 141702 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/4 - 3/27 141703 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/1 - 4/29 141704 Tu, Th 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/1 - 5/29

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

Hollabaugh Recreation Center

Bradfield Recreation Center

Fields Recreation Center

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Swinners 141323 M, W 9:15 - 10:15 AM 1/6 - 1/29 141324 M, W 9:15 - 10:15 AM 2/3 - 2/26 141325 M, W 9:15 - 10:15 AM 3/3 - 3/26 141326 M, W 9:15 - 10:15 AM 4/2 - 4/28 141327 M, W 9:15 - 10:15 AM 5/5 - 5/28

Per Session and Per Class registrations available. Age: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Newton 141094 M, W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 1/4 - 1/29 Sa 12:00 - 1:00 PM 141095 M, W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 2/1 - 2/26 Sa 12:00 - 1:00 PM 141096 M, W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 3/1 - 3/31 Sa 12:00 - 1:00 PM 141097 M, W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 4/2 - 4/30 Sa 12:00 - 1:00 PM 141110 M, W 7:30 - 8:30 PM 5/3 - 5/28 Sa 12:00 - 1:00 PM

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Per Session, Per Week, and Per Class registrations available. Register monthly, three times per week $37 or four times per week $42. Age: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Raygoza 141141 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 1/2 - 1/30 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141150 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 2/3 - 2/27 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141151 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 3/3 - 3/31 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141152 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 4/1 - 4/30 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM 141153 M-Th 9:15 - 10:15 AM 5/1 - 5/29 $42 M-W 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Senior Activity Center

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

$32 $32 $32 $32 $32

Purchase a 10 workout punchcard for $35. Age: 50Yrs and up Instructor: Lewallen 141632 M-W 4:45 - 5:30 PM 1/2 - 1/30 Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 141633 M-W 4:45 - 5:30 PM 2/3 - 2/27 Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 141634 M-W 4:45 - 5:30 PM 3/3 - 3/31 Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 141635 M-W 4:45 - 5:30 PM 4/1 - 4/30 Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM 141636 M-W 4:45 - 5:30 PM 5/1 - 5/29 Tu, Th 8:15 - 9:00 AM

$35 $35 $35 $35 $35

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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: 14Yrs and up Instructor: Young 141409 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 1/7 - 2/13 $31 Th 7:00 - 8:30 PM 141410 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 2/25 - 4/3 $31 Th 7:00 - 8:30 PM 141411 Tu 8:00 - 9:00 PM 4/15 - 5/22 $16 Th 7:00 - 8:30 PM

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 141156 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 1/1 - 1/30 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141158 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 2/1 - 2/28 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141159 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 3/1 - 3/31 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141160 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 4/2 - 4/30 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM 141157 M, W, Th, F 7:00 - 8:45 PM 5/1 - 5/28 Sa 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

$42 $42 $42 $42

Holford Recreation Center

Beginner

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years of instructing to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Nakaya 141572 W 6:30 - 8:30 PM 1/8 - 2/26 $42 141573 W 6:30 - 8:30 PM 3/19 - 5/14 $42

Advanced

Takao Nakaya brings the knowledge of over 45 years of instructing to give a complete foundation in this ancient martial art form. Instructor approval required. Age: 13Yrs and up Instructor: Nakaya 141575 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM 1/11 - 3/1 141576 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM 3/22 - 5/17

$42

$42 $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

Age: 15Yrs and up Instructor: Clark 140848 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 140849 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 140850 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 140851 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM 140852 M, W 8:00 - 8:50 PM Sa 12:30 - 1:45 PM

1/4 - 1/29

$42

2/1 - 2/26

$42

3/1 - 3/31

$42

4/2 - 4/30

$42

5/3 - 5/31

$42

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LIFE Tae Kwon Do

Leadership, Integrity, Fighting, and 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 141133 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141134 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141135 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141217 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141218 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141219 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141220 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141221 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141222 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141223 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141224 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141225 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141226 Sa 9:00 - 11:00 AM 141227 M 7:00 - 9:00 PM 141228 W 7:00 - 9:00 PM

1/4 - 1/25 1/6 - 1/27 1/8 - 1/29 2/1 - 2/22 2/3 - 2/24 2/5 - 2/26 3/1 - 3/29 3/3 - 3/31 3/5 - 3/26 4/2 - 4/30 4/5 - 4/26 4/7 - 4/28 5/3 - 5/31 5/5 - 5/19 5/7 - 5/28

$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 140435 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 140436 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 140437 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 140438 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM 140439 Th 7:00 - 9:00 PM

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

$42 $42 $42 $42 $42

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: 16Yrs and up Instructor: Ybarra 141695 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141696 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141697 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141698 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM 141699 M, W 7:00 - 8:45 PM

1/6 - 1/29 2/3 - 2/26 3/3 - 3/31 4/2 - 4/30 5/5 - 5/28

$40 $40 $40 $40 $40

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Just Once Music

Are you hopelessly busy but want to learn to play an instrument? This quick seminar teaches the basic knowledge needed to play different instruments. Gain a better understanding of how chords work in a song and how to get more out of sheet music by reading less of it.

Head to the Eisemann Center for the return of the Church Basement Ladies. This comedic musical is filled with crazy antics, great songs, and lessons reluctantly learned. The ladies stand strong in their convictions and friendships as food and faith come together.

Piano

5/21

$27

Guitar

$29 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Redd 141776 W 5:00 - 7:30 PM

Mighty Fortress Is Our Basement

Bradfield Recreation Center $29 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 18Yrs and up Instructor: Redd 141775 W 5:00 - 8:00 PM

Senior Activity Center

All Ages 141810

5/28

$27

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2/13

$35

Mystery Day Trip

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. Charter bus transportation fee, lunch, and all admissions are included.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 50Yrs and up 141640 F

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 140703 Th 7:05 - 8:50 PM 140704 Th 7:05 - 8:50 PM

1/9 - 3/13 3/20 - 5/22

$42 $42

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

3/21

$65

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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 with fireworks following the game.

Senior Activity Center

Age: 50Yrs and up 141638 Th 6:15 - 11:00 PM

4/24

$23

The Dallas Zoo

Go wild! Travel to the Dallas Zoo which was founded in 1888 with just two deer and two mountain lions in City Park. The zoo now houses thousands of animals, and includes exhibits such as the Koala Walkabout, SOAR, A Festival of Flight, and the Giants of the Savanna.

Senior Activity Center

Bring a lunch or purchase lunch on your own inside the zoo. All Ages 141646 W 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM 5/21 $15

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Low Impact Exercise Arts & Crafts Health Screenings Nutritional Lunch

Therapeutic Recreation for people with disabilities

A Wii Bit of Fun

Competition in a whole new way! Show up your friends in a variety of new sports using a projection system, a Wii, and the recreation center wall. Explore a new set of games each week and build your scores to become a Wii champion.

Duct Tape Fashion

Fun on a roll! Open your eyes to the endless, creative possibilities of duct tape. Make your own fashion statement through various projects in a variety of colors and designs. Develop your personal style in a bright and creative way.

Holford Recreation Center

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 21Yrs and up Instructor: Dillon 141274 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

Bad Boys Design

Design wallets, keychains, and more. Age: 21Yrs and up Instructor: Dillon 141275 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

$26

Mani Mania

5/6

$10

Girl Power Design

Design bracelets, necklaces, and more. Age: 21Yrs and up Instructor: Dillon 141276 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

2/4 - 2/25

Girls just wanna have fun! Learn how to pamper yourself with a manicure at home while learning about nail care. From Big Apple Red to Pink Before You Leap, choose from a wide variety of nail polish colors to show off your personal style.

Holford Recreation Center

5/13

$10

Age: 21Yrs and up Instructor: Dillon 141277 Tu 6:15 - 8:00 PM

5/27

$10

Step by Step

A Bite of Cake

Decorate your cake and eat it too! Learn a variety of edible decorating techniques that can be used on cakes, cookies, cupcakes, cake balls, and more. Express your creative side as you wow the crowd with your new design skills.

Holford Recreation Center

Age: 21Yrs and up Instructor: Dillon 141273 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

Holford Recreation Center All supplies provided. Age: 21Yrs and up Instructor: Peterson 141272 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

The party never stops! Walk onto the dance floor with confidence and show off your moves. All skill levels will have a blast learning some of the most popular line dances from the YMCA to the Cotton Eyed Joe. Increase coordination, physical fitness, and socialization.

4/1 - 4/22

$52

3/4 - 3/25

$26

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Archery

Bullseye! Learn to shoot the competition style compound bow from a National Archery Association Certified 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

Age: 21Yrs and up 141300 Tu 6:15 - 7:15 PM

5/20

$10

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.

Senior Activity Center

Paint your own masterpiece on a canvas to take home and display! All supplies provided. Bring a drink and snacks. Age: 21Yrs and up 141301 Sa 9:30 AM - 12:45 PM 1/25 $35

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.

In-Sync Exotics

Visit the In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Educational Center for rescued large cats followed by lunch. Fee includes transportation and center ticket. Bring money for lunch. Age: 21Yrs and up 141801 Sa 10:15 AM - 2:00 PM 4/5 $17

Frisco Roughriders

Holford Recreation Center

The performance is Sunday, January 26, 2:00 PM in the main auditorium at the Granville Arts Center. $12 supply fee payable to instructor. Age: 15Yrs and up Instructor: Stewart 137732 Sa 10:00 - 11:30 AM 1/11 - 1/18 $39

Watch the Roughriders take on the Corpus Christi Hooks at the Dr. Pepper Ballpark. Registration fee includes transportation, ticket, hot dog, chips, and a drink. Age: 21Yrs and up 140722 F 5:15 - 10:30 PM 5/9 $30

TR Food Crew

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.

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

MOOYAH Burgers

Bring money for your meal. Age: 21Yrs and up 141298 F 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Senior Activity Center

The Lego Movie

Out ‘N About

Painting With A Twist

Dramapalooza

Fee includes transportation and movie ticket. Bring money for snacks. Age: 21Yrs and up 141269 Sa TBA 3/1

$12

2/28

$5

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Firewheel Golf Park 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 Lakes Course Features 18 challenging holes and 10 lakes, along with 52 bunkers sprinkled generously A 27 hole public course, featuring bentgrass over the rolling hills. greens, 419 Bermuda tees, fairways and roughs, and a 35 station practice range. Located on the south end is the Branding The Old Course Iron, a full service restaurant with a variety of Features gently rolling terrain and slow foods from sandwiches to steaks. moving streams winding throughout the course. Strategically placed bunkers and heavily wooded areas make this par 71 a challenge for all golfers.

The Bridges Course

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

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

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

garlandtenniscenter.com 1010 West Miller Road Garland, Texas 75041 972-205-2778

SPORTS Got questions? Sports Division 972-205-2926

YOUTH BASEBALL Garner Little League 214-417-2334 www.garnerll.org

Spring 2014 - Sports 37 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

North Garland Little League 972-495-1941 www.ngll.org

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

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

CRICKET Garland Cricket Association 214-280-7124

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

BASKETBALL Garland Girls Basketball Association 214-801-7056 www.4ggba.com

YOUTH SOFTBALL Garland Girls Softball Association 972-276-5483 www.garlandgirlssoftball.com ADULT SOFTBALL Garland Softball Association Slow Pitch 972-613-7729 www.garlandsoftballassociation.com CHEERLEADERS & DANCE Garland Cheerleading & Dance 972-240-1969 www.gcdta.net

Garland Boys Basketball Association 214-284-9241 www.garlandbasketball.org Men’s Adult Open/Church League 972-205-2926 SPECIAL NEEDS Buddy League 972-414-9280 www.buddyleague.org

Recreation centers Centers

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

garlandparks.com Payment and contract required when you reserve.

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

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HOLLABAUGH

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

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

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Classroom Multipurpose room Gymnasium Game room

Reservations

Spring 2014 - 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

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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

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

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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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ID Cards & Fitness Passes

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. The ID Card is valid for one year.

Garland Residents Ages 7 - 12 $3 Ages 13 and up $7

Non Residents Ages 7 - 12 $5 Ages 13 and up $10

Fitness Passes A Fitness Pass allows participants use of The Body Shops fitness areas and equipment. Benefits of a Fitness Pass include Body Fat Analysis, help setting fitness goals, and the use of cardio equipment, free weights, and weight machines. The Body Shops fitness areas are located at Fields, Granger, and Hollabaugh Recreation Centers. The Fitness Pass is valid for one year and includes access to the recreation center gymnasiums.

Garland Residents Ages 16 and up $35

Non Residents Ages 16 and up $70

*Fitness 101 is a program for kids ages 12-15 that would like to obtain a Fitness Pass. See page 12 for more information.

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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/play

•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.

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Instructors Wanted Share your talent 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

Scholarship

Administration Office 634 Apollo Road 972-205-2750 972-205-2727 - Aquatics parksandrec@garlandtx.gov M-F 8 AM - 5 PM

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

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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!

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Age 16 and up Garland Residents $35 Non-Residents $70

Free Weights

Treadmills

Stationary Bikes Cross Trainers Ellipticals Weight Machines

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