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2012 Summer Program Guide

City of Shrewsbury Parks and Recreation Department Parks & Recreation Director

Chris Buck

Recreation Supervisor

Lauren Kopp

Marketing/Facility Coordinator

Andrea Krechel


Skip Zaiger, John Kaiser, Harold Crossland, Rufus Thomas, Alan Smith

Park Commission Mike Bahlinger Mark Belgeri Frank Graff Bruce Kurka

Todd Basler Jill Duvall Maureen Hoock Michael O'Hare

Elmer Kaufman - Board Representative

Mission Statement The Shrewsbury Parks and Recreation Department will provide well-rounded, quality programs and significant resources by anticipating and responding to customer needs, while enhancing the sense of a close safe community for all current and future participants.

Americans with Disabilities Act We encourage people of all abilities to participate in the programs and to use the facilities we offer. If a program modification will make an activity accessible for you or a family member, our staff will be happy to speak with you to make the necessary accommodations. Please do not hesitate to let us know how we can help you enjoy your experience.

JOIN THE SHREWSBURIANS! We invite all Shrewsbury residents ages 55 and older to come socialize with others in the community! We offer the opportunity to hear the mayor speak and answer questions, learn about upcoming day trips and activities, enjoy entertainment and refreshments. We also celebrate major holidays with our wonderful catered lunches. This is a city-sponsored organization with minimal dues . Meetings are held the second Monday of each month at 12 noon. Contact the City Center 314-647-1003.

Park Information Ackfeld Park


Ackfeld Park consists of a total of 6.8 acres of land. It is located at the intersection of Shrewsbury Avenue and Sutherland Ave. behind the Police and Fire Station. The park has a ball field and two tennis courts. A sand volleyball court is located east of the aquatic center parking lot.

Brinkop Park’s 3.4 acres are nestled in a beautiful residential area west of the intersection at Nottingham and Laurella. The park also has a playground, ball field, multi-purpose court, pavilion, and restroom facility.

Hartry Park Hartry Park is the smallest park located in the City of Shrewsbury. The park is one acre of pure enjoyment and is located at 4100 Exeter Ave. There is a playground and a multi-purpose court for all to use.

Wehner Park Wehner Park is Shrewsbury’s largest park consisting of 31.8 acres. This park contains three ball fields, one soccer field, two pavilions, two playgrounds, and two tennis courts. Wehner Pavilion is located at 7600 Hazel Ave., and the Festival Site Pavilion is located at 5200 Lenox Avenue. To rent a pavilion please contact Andrea Krechel at 314.647.1003.





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Pass Information Rec Pass The Rec Pass includes use of the gym during open play, the weight room, and game room. Passes are valid for one year from date of purchase. All guests must be accompanied by a pass holder. Resident Non - Resident Family Pass $160 $215 Individual Pass $79 $146 Senior Family Pass $28 $103 Senior Individual $18 $68 Guest (14 & younger) Guest (15 & Older)

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Super Rec Pass - Residents Only This pass includes same access as the Rec Pass plus admission to the Shrewsbury Family Aquatic Center. Passes are valid for one year from the date of purchase. Family Pass $235 Individual Pass $145

Pool Pass This pass allows you to use the Shrewsbury Family Aquatic Center for the entire pool season. Non-Residents MUST be sponsored by a Shrewsbury resident with a valid resident pass. Non-Resident quantities are limited. Shrewsbury Residents 65 years or older are free. Resident Non - Resident Family Pass $160 $350 Individual Pass $85 $200 Senior (Silver Aq. Pass ) Free $ --

Resident Pass Requirement: All persons wishing to purchase a pass at the resident rate must be listed on the occupancy permit at their current residence.

Aquatic Center - Pool opens May 25th and Closes Sept. 2nd Pool Hours

Lap Swim Times

Mon. - Fri. 12pm - 8pm Sat. - Sun. 11am - 8pm Holiday Hours 11am - 6pm Mon & Wed Slide Closed 6pm - 7:30pm *Aquatic Center will be closed M-TH August 12th —29th

Monday-Friday Mon/Wed/Fri Tuesday & Thursday Saturday & Sunday

12pm — 1pm 4pm - 6pm 4pm - 6:30pm 11am - 1pm 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Concession Stand Hours Monday - Friday 1pm - 7pm ~ Saturday - Sunday 12pm - 7pm ~ Holidays 12pm - 5pm

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Guest must enter with a pass holder. Each resident pass holder may bring up to four guests. Non-resident pass holders may bring up to two guests. The competition pool will close at 3pm for home swim meets July 3rd and 8th No food, drinks, coolers or glass bottles may be brought into the Aquatic Center. Picnic Areas are located outside of the gates. Operating dates and times are subject to change. On days with inclement weather or fewer than 20 guests in the facility, the aquatic center or portions of the facility may not be open.

Aquatic Center Birthday Parties Celebrate your child’s next birthday at the Shrewsbury Aquatic Center! Birthday Packages include admission for up to twenty people with reserved tables and snacks. No food served after 6:30pm. Call 314-647-1003 for more information or reservations. Reservations can be made starting May 1st. Fee: $100 for two hours.

After Hours Pool Rentals The Shrewsbury Family Aquatic Center can be rented out after hours for parties or other special gatherings. The facility can be rented as a whole or by small sections. Call 314-647-1003 for more information or reservations. Reservations can be made starting May 1st.

Swim Team Shrewsbury Sharks Swim Team The Shrewsbury Swim Team is a member of the Municipal Swim League. Team membership is open to swimmers ages 6-18. Team registration and a parent meeting will be held on Thursday, April 25 at 6p.m. at the Shrewsbury City Center. The meeting is required for all parents of swim team members. Team dues will be collected at this meeting. Practice schedule will be handed out at meeting.

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Fiber Fanatics! If you love to use your hands and work Park Program with textures, this is the place for you! In This supervised outdoor program will give this 3 day workshop, we will explore the your kids a chance to explore St. Louis and textural properties of different types of have fun through traditional camp fabrics, papers and yarns as we use them activities. Limited to the first 200 to create unique works of art. Be participants. Camp backpack and snack prepared to sew, stitch, weave, twist and included in price. This camp will be held shape, and batik your fabulous rain or shine. Camp creations. Taught by Kris Wollaeger Art located in Wehner Park. Educator at HCA Member of MoFA. Date: Monday - Friday Must be registered by May 24th. th th June 10 – July 12 Date: June 5th, 6th, 7th (Wed-Fri.) (No Camp July 4th) Time: 9:00am-12:00pm Time: 9:00am – 12pm Ages: 8-12 Ages: 5-12 Fee: $85 Fee: $130/R $150/NR Kids Pin it Camp Post-Camp Care Hey kids ever wonder why your mom We will have extended hours for our Park spends so much time on Pintrest? This Program. After lunch we will play games, camp will try many different craft, recipes make crafts, and two days a week go to the and science experiments commonly found Shrewsbury Pool. Children will need to on Pinterst. All supplies needed are provide their own lunch that will not need included in the cost of the class. Kids to be refrigerated. Price is per child, per enrolled in Park Program will be walked to session the City Center where they can eat lunch s i h t Dates: before this camp. Lunch not provided k c Che June 10th - 14th Must Be registered by June 17th. ut! o June 17th - 21st Dates: June 24th -28th June 24th - 28th Times: 12:30pm-3:00pm July 1st - July 3rd (No post care July 4th & 5th) Fees: $65/R $75/NR July 8th - July 12th Ages: 7-12 Time: 12pm – 3pm Art Camp Ages: 5-12 Taught by local artists Gretchen Lewis and Fee: $30/R $35/NR PER WEEK Missy Castro! Each day will have a specific ($18/R $21/NR July 1 – July 3) theme: Monday - Family Tree (bring photo that Camp Dragonfly we can keep) This camp will create arts and crafts as Tuesday - Nature well as explore the park with on -site Wednesday - Abstract Art - Mixed Media “Field Trips”. This preschool camp emphaThursday - Famous Artist sizes summer fun with friends and new adventures at Wehner Park. Camp will be Friday - ART SHOW!!!!!!!! Dates: July 15 - 19 held rain or shine. Art Show on July 19 at 10:00am Dates: Monday, Wednesday, Friday Time:9am-12:00pm June 10th-July 12th Ages: 6-12 Times: 9:00am-11:45am Fee: $130 (price includes supplies for Ages: 3-5 projects) Must Be Registered by July 8th. Fees: $110/R $ 135/NR

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Kids Comedy Camp Funny how much fun you can have when you're learning to be funny! Learn comedy by doing it at Kids Comedy Camp! You'll master the secrets of stand-up, sketch, and improv comedy. Take home a new gag each day—rubber chickens, squirt rings, gag glasses,…! At week's end you'll display your newly enhanced confidence, creativity, perMagic Camp formance skills and sense of humor in a Making Things Appear & Disappear! show for family and friends. Make a coin someone is holding disapDates: July 29th - August 2nd pear! Color a booklet by magic! Make a Time: 9am-12pm person appear from nowhere! These Ages: 6-14 are just a few of the tricks you’ll learn in Fee: $95 Abra-Kid-Abra’s Making Things Appear and Disappear camp! You’ll get your Balloonatics camp own magic box and new tricks to show Calling all Balloonatics! Every day of this friends and family every day! Plus, camp is an exciting balloon bash! you’ll learn comedy magic skits, balloon Balloonatic campers learn to create over 20 twisting, magic puzzles, and lots more! balloons animals, spin out with UFO Camp culminates with campers putting balloons and make a balloon helicopter that on a family show. Goals are to develop really flies! Each day campers take home a presentation skills, build confidence, different novelty balloon— racecar balloons, and have fun! All new tricks!!! rocket balloons, and more! Camp concludes Dates: July 15th - July 19th with the Balloonatics showing off their skills Time: 9am-12pm in a balloon twist jam for their families. Ages: 6-12 Come join the fun in this unique, creative Fee: $95 camp! .

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Dates: August 5th – 9th Time: 9am-12pm Ages: 6-12 Circus Stars Camp Walk on stilts! Ride a unicycle! Balance Fee: $95 on a rolla bolla board! These are just a few of the exciting skills you'll learn in Volunteer Opportunities Circus Stars Camp! You'll learn jugglDo you need volunteer hours for ing, plate spinning, clown acts, animal school? Do you just want to give back balloons, and much more! Plus we are to the community? Then the introducing some brand new juggling Shrewsbury Parks and Rec department and balancing skills this year! Camp is looking for you! We are looking for culminates with the students performing an amazing circus for their family people who would like to donate time and friends! to help out with special events and Dates: July 22nd - July 26th other programs during the year. If you Time: 9am-12pm are interested Ages: 6-12. please call Lauren at 314-647-1003. Fee: $95

Youth Programs Pre-School Open Gym Bring your toddlers by and spend some time playing in our gym. We have fun bikes, gymnastic equipment and much more! Join us Wednesday & Thursday mornings from 10am-12pm. This is free for rec pass holders and $2.00 for guest pass. Open gym will not take place from June 11th to July 15th.

City Photo Scavenger Hunt Experience a scavenger hunt with a new twist. For one week in June & August we will release a daily list of items to take pictures of within our city. Each photo is worth points and the individual with the most points after two weeks will be awarded a gift card that can be used towards programs and passes at the City Center. After photos are taken you will upload them onto our Shrewsbury Scavenger Hunt event page. Please make sure your name is attached to each photo so we can record points. Keep checking for more information on our Facebook Page. Dates: June 7th – June 14th , The winner announced June 14th August 5th – August 12th The winner announced August 14th

Adult Programs Fairmont Park Horse Racing Nothing beats a day “at the races”! Get a track side view of the horse races from the Black Stallion Room where you can watch your horse (hopefully) come in first. Enjoy thoroughbred racing at the world famous Fairmont Park Racetrack including a delicious lunch buffet. You can’t beat the excitement of the “sport of kings” and you can bet on that! Date: Tuesday, May 7th Time: 11:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Fee: $45/R $50/NR Route 66 Mystery Tour Climb aboard our Motor Coach as we hit the Mother Road for a fun and historic trip along Route 66. We’ll stop at some famous Route 66 spots and even grab lunch along the way. The exact stops and locations are a secret for now but this trip is sure to give additional insight on this old two lane highway! Date: Thursday, May 16 Time: 8:00am-4:45pm Fee: $50/R $55/NR

Ameristar Casino St. Charles Try your luck at Ameristar which boasts the largest selection of slot machines and table games in the metro St. Louis. Venture through the 130,000 square-foot casino with 3,300 slots and games, including a live poker room. Take advantage of the $5 credit for $20 offered to our group. A bountiful buffet is included to dine at your leisure. You must bring a photo ID. Space is limited so sign up For more information like us on early. Date: May 28 & July 30 Facebook at Time: 9:15am-2:30pm (At Casino from 10:00 – 2:00p.m.) Shrewsbury-Parks-and-Recreation Fee: $23/R $25/NR

Dog Training (BAT 101) Behavior in Training Orientation Seminar This dynamic introduction on how dogs learn and how to manage common behavior issues. Attendance in this seminar is required before beginning any entry-level class listed below but there is no obligation to register for any other class. Some students find this seminar is all they need to get started training with their dog at home. Do not bring your dog! This presentation is for owners only. Dates: Call 314-832-3647 for dates, Offered on alternating Mon. & Tues. Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm Fees: $20 per Household Register: Puppy Kindergarten / Elementary Puppies 8 to 14 weeks start in the Puppy Kindergarten class where puppies are socialized to many different people, puppies, surfaces and sounds in a safe learning environment. Puppies 15 weeks to 6 months join the Puppy Elementary class and participate in the AKC Socialization Training Activity & Responsibility (S.T.A.R) Puppy Program (open to all dogs of any background). Dates: Ongoing Times: 7:00pm – 8:00 pm Mondays and Thursdays Fees: $90 for 5 classes Pre - Req.: Attend the BAT 101 Seminar

Foundation Manners Any dog 4 months and older can start in this class and learn the basic skills of a well-mannered pet dog or the foundation skills for a competition companion. Dogs learn attention and focus, being handled, leaving things when asked, sitting politely to greet people, relaxing on a mat, coming when called, waiting at doorways, staying in place and walking past distractions. Dates: Ongoing Times: 8:15 – 9:15 pm Mondays and Thursdays Fees: $90 for 5 classes Pre - Req.: Attend the BAT 101 Seminar Rally and Competition Obedience These are advanced classes for dogs that have already learned foundation skills. These classes teach the skills needed to compete in AKC Rally and Obedience competitive sports. These are great classes if you are looking for a fun challenge for you and your dog or you are already an obedience enthusiast who enjoys the thrill of competition sport. All dogs can now compete in AKC events, including mixed breeds so any well-mannered dog is welcome. Dates: Check the website listed below Times: 7:00pm – 8:30 pm Wednesdays Fees: $120 for 6 classes; a free orientation every 6 weeks Register:

Sports & Fitness

Tai Chi for Seniors The slow, dance-like speed of Tai Chi creates balance, flexibility and calmness. The classes address special health combines the total body conditioning benefits of aerobics with the concerns associated with aging, and fun of dance. There is no memorization of include warm-ups that detoxify the body, routines. Each one hour class is taught in a postures that stimulate every gland and organ, and movements that loosen up follow-the-leader style. Arrive a few minutes early to any scheduled class and every joint in the body. Classes are being conducted by Patty Burkhalter. let us know you are a new student to Dates: Wednesdays receive a special discount. Session I: April 3rd- May 22nd Schedule: Session II: May 29th – July 17th Mon - Thurs, Sat: 8:30am & 9:35am Session III: July 24th – September 11th Mon -Thurs : 4:30pm & 5:45pm Time: 1:30pm – 2:30pm (no babysitting at 5:45pm) Fee: $60 Sunday: 8:30am, 9:35am & 3:00pm (no babysitting on Sundays) Weights for Women For more information, please contact Are you a woman interested in having a Kim Truka at 314-369-6526 or visit the weight training routine? We have the website: answer! This class will provide you with all Grandmaster Han's of the basic knowledge of weight training Youn Wha Ryu Taekwondo along with proper instruction. This high We offer traditional martial arts with a intensity weight lifting routines will tone modern approach to fitness and training. you up and will have you dropping those Whether for fun, fitness or self defense, extra pounds in no time! This class will you will find Youn Wha Ryu a challenging require you to bring your own equipment. and rewarding experience! Belt Dates: This class is ongoing promotion available. Taught in a family Time: Tuesday &Thursday 5:30pm-6:30pm atmosphere. Discounts for additional or Saturdays 9:30am-10:30am household family members. Ages: 18 and up Dates: Wednesdays Fee: $50/R and $55/NR for a 10 class punch Times: 7:30pm - 8:30pm card. Fee: $25 per month

St Louis Kali-Silat Martial Arts

St. Michaels Athletic Association

This class covers a full spectrum of martial arts styles, from the traditional to unique blended systems. Core arts explored are: Jeet Kune Do, Kali, Silat, Muay Thai, Kick-Boxing, Tae Kwon Do, and ground fighting. This class is meant to enhance your martial arts knowledge. All styles and experience levels are welcome. Dates: Monthly, Tues and Thurs Times: 7:00pm-7:50pm Fee: $10 per day or $60 per month

St. Michaels offers youth sports programs for children who are residents of Shrewsbury. Baseball: Jay Laue Soccer: Dan Kellogg Basketball: Joseph Moore Lacrosse: Sandy Odenwald 647-5481 Volleyball: Marcia Paynter

Sports & Fitness

Pee Wee Tennis Dates: Wednesdays Session I: June 5 – June 26 Session II: July 10 – July 31st Time: 6:30-7p.m. Fee: $ 20/R $25/NR

USA Tennis We are offering three Tennis clinics this summer with two sessions. Pee Wee Tennis is for our younger kids who will be learning basic strokes and building Junior Tennis an enjoyment of the game. Our Junior Dates: Wednesdays Session I: June 5 – June 26 Tennis is for older kids who may or may Session II: July 10 – July 31 not be just getting started. This group will also learn basic strokes, Adult Tennis Time: 7-8p.m. Fee: $35/R $40/NR but will advance into more techDates: Wednesdays niques. We are also offering an adult tennis clinic for all those who Session I: June 5 – June 26 have always wanted to learn how to Session II: July 10 – July 31 Time: 8-9p.m. play. Fee: $40/R $45/NR

Personal Training Personal Training Allow one of our fitness professionals to develop and implement a personalized approach to physical fitness. Stu Steingruby, Gretchen Lewis, Kay Lynne Firsching, or John Lewis assist you in meeting your fitness and health goals. At time of purchase please specify which trainer you Stu Steingruby would like to work with. All sessions must NASM Certified be used within six months of purchase. One Session $40 4 Pack: $130 8 Pack: $250 Gretchen Lewis 10 Pack: $300 Best Value AFAA & TRX Certified Partner & Group Personal Training w/ Gretchen Lewis Kay Lynne Firsching (2 people) AFAA Certified 1 SESSION - $75/pair 5 Pack PARTNER Package: $325/pair 10 Pack PARTNER Package: $550/pair (4 People) 5 pack/$125 per group member 10 pack$225 per group member John Lewis 20 pack/$400 per group member NASM PT NASM Nutrition Specialist

Community Theater Seussical The Musical is fun for the whole family! Performers of all ages will be excited to portray the characters from the familiar Dr. Seuss fables. Auditions will be held May 18th & 19th you may start calling April 15th to set up an audition time. The production will be July 18th-21st. Fees: $65/R $75/NR which includes t-shirt. Ages: 6 & up For more information, contact Lauren at 314-647-1003. Fall Production Information: Auditions for the Community Theater Fall production will take place August 17th, 2013 from 9am-4pm, you may start calling August 1st to set up an audition time. This production will take place November 7th-10th.

Drama Camps Drama Camp Explore the wonder of theatre this summer by signing up for Drama Camp! We will learn a variety of things that include, but are not limited to: improvisation, pantomime, costume and set design, scene work, and mask making! We top it all off with a special performance for parents in which your child's newfound skills are showcased! Come create, explore, and learn with us in this week long camp! (Please bring a sack lunch) Must Register By July 15th. Dates: July 22nd- July 26th Times: 9am-2pm Ages: 7 and up Fees: $75/R $85/NR (includes t-shirt)

Musical Theater Camp Looking for something fun and exciting to do this summer? Come join Ms. Anna, music director of Shrewsbury Community Theater, as we discuss all aspects of musical theater including but not limited to acting, singing and dancing. From the theater newbies to the nearly professional, this camp will have something for you. At the end of the week, we will perform a one act show encompassing all our new skills. For more information on Anna, please visit Space is limited so sign up today! Must register by July 22nd. Dates: July 29th – Aug 2nd Ages: 6 and up Times :9am-12pm Fees: $55/R $60/NR (includes a t-shirt)

Special Events Sundown Park Party Join in the movin’ and groovin’ happening at the Festival Site Pavilion in Wehner Park . Live music starts at 7:00 p.m. Bring your friends, family, and a blanket to have a whole lot of fun. FREE admission! June 7th Presentation Band August 9th The Defenders

Paw Party Bring your dog to enjoy a dip in the pool! Must have current shot records. Date: September 3rd Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm Fee: $10 per dog

LOOK WHAT’S NEW!!!!! Cards VS. Brewers Bash! Join us at the Festival Pavilion on Friday May 17th to watch the St. Louis Cardinals take on the Milwaukee Brewers on a huge blow up screen. The game begins at 7:15pm so show up early and get a good seat on the lawn. We encourage you to bring a blanket or lawn chairs. We will have concessions for sale throughout the game! This is a free event so bring all of your friends!

Great American Camp Out Experience an outdoor adventure under the stars with your friends and family during the Great American Backyard Campout. The Great American Backyard Campout is a nationwide initiative by the National Wildlife Federation to encourage families and communities to reconnect and experience the outdoors. You MUST bring your own tent and camping supplies. -Check in & Tent set up begins at 5pm -Dinner & Activities: 6:30pm -Breakfast: 7:00-8:00am , Clean up at 9:00am Date: June 22nd Must be preregistered by June 14th Fee: $25 per family or $8 per person Three and under are free Pre-registration is a MUST and space is limited! Aloha Summer Luau Skip the long flight and join us as the Shrewsbury Aquatic Center is transformed into a tropical paradise. There will be games, a cook out and more!! This is a free event to pass holders! Special Thanks To Midwest Pool Management for helping sponsor this event. Date: July 13th Time 8pm-10pm Fee: Free for Pass Holders.

Float Your Boat - Cardboard Boat Regatta! In this cardboard boat race you're the designer, builder, and crew. Boats must be made only of corrugated cardboard, duct tape and/or white glue. Team boats are allowed but only 2 people per boat during race. For swimmers ages 6 years and up. Date: August 11th (Must be Signed up by August 1st.) Time: Check in and boat inspection @ 9am Race begins @ 10am Fee: $5.00 per boat.

Swim Lessons Morning Swim Lessons Monday-Thursday All levels available Dates: Session I: June 3- June 13 Session II: June 17 - June 27 Session III: July 1 - July 11 (July 12th make up for July 4th) Session IV: July 15 - July 25 Times: 9:50-10:30 am 10:40-11:20 am Ages: 4 and up Fee: $45/R $50/NR Evening Swim Lessons Monday & Wednesday Dates: Session I: June 3 -June 26 Session II: July 8-July 31 Times: 6:00-6:40 (Preschool only) 6:50-7:30 (levels 3 – 6 only) Fee: $45/R $50/NR Saturday Swim Class Dates: June 8 - July 27 Time: 10:00-10:40am (8 classes) Ages: 4 and Up Fee: $45/R $50/NR

Level descriptions are on our website and on the next page.

Shrimp/ Parent Child This class is designed to acclimate your child to the water. Participating adults will learn to teach their children water safety including positions and introductory swimming skills. Monday-Thursdays Ages: 6 months to 4 years old Time: 10:40-11:20am 8 classes Dates: Session I: June 3 - June 13 Session II: June 17 -June 27 Session III: July 1 - July 11 (July 12th make up for July 4th) Session IV: July 15 – July 25 Fee: $45/R $50/NR Saturdays Time: 10:00 – 10:40 a.m. (8 classes) Dates: Session 1: June 8 – July 27 Fee: $45/R $50/NR Aquacise-Low to Moderate Impact Enjoy the benefits of exercise in the water! This program is designed to improve cardiovascular function, increase flexibility, and tone muscle. Best of all, there are multiple class times offered through the week to allow you the chance to pick and choose your schedule. Classes are limited to thirty (30) participants, and run June 3 to August 9. Classes: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:15 – 9:55 am & 9:55 – 10:35 am Tuesday and Thursday 7:35- 8:15 pm (No Evening classes July 4th & 8th and no 9:55am June 21 ,July 4th & 5th) Fee: $25/R $30/NR (10 class punch cards) $62/R $67/NR Season Pass

Swim Lesson Descriptions

SHRIMP– For children 6 months to 3 years of age. Intended to develop comfort in and around the water. Parent accompanies child in the pool. SEAHORSE– For children at least 3 years of age. Teaches buoyancy, breath control, and introduces basic water skills. STARFISH– Child learns unsupported floating, kicking, and beginning swimming skills. Front crawl and back crawl are introduced. GUPPY– Children continue work on front crawl and back crawl, learn elementary backstroke, and begin diving. FLIPPER– Child is introduced to sidestroke, deep water bobbing, breaststroke kick, and continues work on other strokes. SEAL– Child becomes familiar with dolphin kick, treading water, breaststroke, and continues developing previously learned skills. SAILFISH– Students are introduced to the butterfly, front and back crawl flip turns are taught, and endurance is increased. BARRACUDA– Students refine and review all strokes and turns, build endurance, and learn Junior lifeguarding skills.

Facility Rentals Grand Ballroom: Our grand ballroom is an ideal place to host a wedding reception or trivia night. The room seats up to 240 guests “party style” and 300 guests “theater style”. This room includes a prep kitchen, stage, two bars and a parquet dance floor. The openness of this room will make any event grand! Multi-Purpose Room: Our multi-purpose room is perfect for reunions, holiday parties, dances, anniversaries, birthdays and more. This room seats up to 200 guests “party style” and up to 250 guests “theater style”. A prep kitchen is available for storing and/or reheating food. Additionally, the room has a built in stage area that can be utilized for presentations, or announcements. There’s plenty of room to move around and mingle, so make your next party a hit in our multi-purpose room. Meeting Rooms: For your next important meeting or special gathering, we’ve got you covered. We have four meeting rooms that hold up to 40 guests “party style” and up to 60 guests seated “theater style” . We also have one meeting room holds up to 80 guests “party style” and up to 120 guests “ theater style”. A small prep kitchen available upstairs for all meeting room rentals. Deposit



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5200 Shrewsbury Ave Shrewsbury, Mo 63119


City Center City Center Fax 314.647.5719


Public Works

9:00am - 2:00pm Closed

Saturday Sunday

Fourth of July Labor Day Thanksgiving

Day after Christmas New Years Day Day after New Years


Memorial Day

Christmas Day

Center Closings:

6:00am - 8:00pm

Monday - Friday

Building Hours Starting May 1st


City Hall

Aquatic Center 314.644.0211

Shrewsbury City Center

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