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FALL REGISTRATION

Fun for all this fall!

BEGINS AUGUST 6


Important Dates August AUGUST 6

Registration for fall classes and activities begins at 5:30 am

AUGUST 18 - 31

Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center – Downstairs closed for general maintenance. Fitness room and studio will remain open.

September SEPTEMBER 3

Last operating day for Outdoor Pools

SEPTEMBER 3

Labor Day observance – Administration offices will be closed and some facilitiesʼ hours will be altered.

SEPTEMBER 16

Spray Parks close

October OCTOBER 31

Farmers in the Park closes

November NOVEMBER 22

Thanksgiving – All facilities closed

NOVEMBER 24

Holiday Market opens

December DECEMBER 22

Holiday Market closes

DECEMBER 25 Christmas – Administration offices will be closed and some facilitiesʼ hours will be altered.

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ON THE COVER: YOUTH BASKETBALL Charlottesville Parks & Recreation 501 East Main Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 970-3260

Table of Contents

MISSION STATEMENT

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Parks & Recreation Map with Locator Guide

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Community and Special Events

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Farmers in the Park, City Market and Holiday Market

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Carver Recreation Center

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Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center

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Facilities and Community Centers

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Key Recreation Center

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS:

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Meadowcreek Golf Course

David J. Hirschmann, Chair

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Access Passes

Ruth Barnett, Vice Chair

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Group Exercise Classes

John Santoski, Planning Commission Representative

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Registration Information

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Facility Rentals

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Silver Sneakers

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Inclement Weather Policy

Llezelle A. Duggar

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Scholarship Program

Anne Hemenway

Activity Listings:

Marlene Jones

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To enhance the quality of life for all through the stewardship of public land and parks and to provide quality recreational experiences. VISION

To be the regional leader in the provision of Parks & Recreation experiences.

Jennifer McKeever, School Board Representative

Jennifer Slack ADMINISTRATION:

Brian Daly, Director dalyb@charlottesville.org Doug Ehman, Parks Division Manager ehmand@charlottesville.org Vic Garber, Recreation Division Manager garberv@charlottesville.org Rion Summers, PGA, Golf Division Manager summers@charlottesville.org

24 Aquatics 32 Athletics 36 Camp 38 Explore 40

Fitness & Wellness

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Learn: Art

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Learn: Dance

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Learn: Gymnastics

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Learn: Hobbies

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basketball courts athletic fields restrooms picnic shelters trails playgrounds gardens tennis courts public transit parking food/market dog park water access spray park

parks

pools and spray parks

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Azalea Park 304 Old Lynchburg Road

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Belmont Spray Park 725 Stonehenge Avenue

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Belmont Park 725 Stonehenge Avenue

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Forest Hills Spray Park 1022 Forest Hills Avenue

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Darden Towe Park 1445 Darden Towe Park Road

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Greenleaf Spray Park 1598 Rose Hill Drive

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Fifeville Park 1200 King Street

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Forest Hills Park 1022 Forest Hills Avenue

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Greenbrier Park 1933 Greenbrier Drive

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Greenleaf Park 1598 Rose Hill Drive

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Court Square Park 405 East High Street

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Onesty Family Aquatic Center 300 Meade Avenue

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Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue

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Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue

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Washington Park Pool 1001 Preston Avenue

Jordan Park 1607 6th Street, SE

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Market Street Park 101 East Market Street

City Market 100 Water Street

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McGuffey Park 201 2nd Street, NW

East McIntire Park 950 Melbourne Road

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McIntire Park (ballpark) 375 Route 250 Bypass

Farmers in the Park 300 Meade Avenue

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Meade Park 300 Meade Avenue

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Meadowcreek Golf Course 1400 Pen Park Road

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Meadow Creek Gardens† 2030 Morton Drive

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Meadow Creek Valley Brandywine Drive

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Northeast Park 1001 Sheridan Avenue

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Pen Park 1300 Pen Park Road

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Quarry Park 427 Quarry Road

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Riverview Park 298 Riverside Avenue

Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW

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Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive

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Rives Park 926 Rives Street

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Friendship Court 418 Garret Street

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Schenkʼs Greenway 711 McIntire Road

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Green Stone on 5th 746 Prospect Avenue

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Starr Hill Park 7th Street, NW and Elsom Street

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Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street

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Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue

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South First Street 1001 South 1st Street

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Tonsler Recreation Center 500 Cherry Avenue

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Washington Park 1001 Preston Avenue

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Westhaven 801 Hardy Drive

Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue

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Washington Park 1001 Preston Avenue

All elementary school sites have multiple playgrounds that are available for public use after 5:30 pm on school days or all day on non-school days. † Disc golf available

gymnastics room

dance room

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instructional studio

art studio

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Community and Special Events Saturday

SEP

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Sunday

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Pups at the Pool

Charlottesville Splash N Dash

Time: 1:00 - 5:00 pm Ages: All dogs and owners

Time: 1:30 pm Ages: Grandparents and grandchildren ages 7+ Want to celebrate National Grandparents Day together? Join a friendly competition at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center. More on page 41. $20.00

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Bring your pup to swim at Washington Park Pool. The CASPCA Compassionate Care-A-Van will be on site with adoptable dogs! Maximum of 50 dogs per time slot. More on page 30. $10.00 per human companion for up to two dogs. 50% of all proceeds go to the CASPCA.

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Carving at Carver

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm Ages: All

Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm Ages: All

Come to Carver Recreation Center dressed in your favorite costume and enjoy an evening of dancing, light refreshments and a photo booth. Youth under 17 must have a chaperone. Register activity 170400-01.

A family pumpkin carving contest at Carver Recreation Center. Carving teams must have at least one adult and one child. Pumpkins will be displayed and voted on at the Downtown Safe Halloween Festival. Register activity 150108-01.

$3.00 for residents and $4.00 for non-residents

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Downtown Safe Halloween Festival Time: 2:00 - 4:30 pm Ages: All A family event on the Downtown Mall. Join us for games, events, trick-or-treating. See more on page 37.

$5.00 per pumpkin

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Holiday Craft Party Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm Ages: All Join us at Carver Recreation Center for an afternoon of holiday music, crafts and a visit from Santa. Free

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FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

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Farmers in the Park

Charlottesville

MARKETS

300 Meade Avenue at the corner of Meade Avenue and Chesapeake Street inside Meade Park May – October Wednesdays, 3:00 – 7:00 pm

STOP & SHOP

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100 Water Street at the corner of Water Street and 2ndw Street April – October Saturdays, 7:00 am – 12:00 pm November – December Saturdays, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

Fresh produce, herbs, plants, grass-fed meats, crafts and baked goods from over 100 local vendors! SNAP benefits accepted. Phone: (434) 970-3371 Email: citymarket@charlottesville.org Online: www.charlottesville.org/citymarket

Holiday Market

100 Water Street at the corner of Water Street and 2nd Street

MEDIA PARTNER

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Ages 0-5 Have fun and make new friends during our indoor play time in the gym. Toys, mats and props will be available for children to explore freely and play with others. Active parental supervision is required.

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Resident NonResident $6.00 $9.00 $3.50 $5.00 Free Free $5.00 $7.00 $3.00 $4.50

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traditional media to explore projects based on monthly themes and inspired by the interests of the children. This drop-in class is designed to encourage students to learn through play and sensory experience as they create small and large works, exercising fine and gross motor skills.

M, Th 10:00-11:30 am; Sep 6 - Dec 13 Daily Drop-in Fee: $7.00 DROP-IN

64Basketball   Open

Ages 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult Carver offers open gym time for basketball throughout the week. Each open gym basketball time slot is designated for a specific age group (all ages, adult or family). Because the hours change daily, please check the website or the Charlottesville Parks & Recreation mobile app for the most up-to-date schedule. Adult (18+) $2.00; Youth (17 and under) Free


SMITH AQUATIC & FITNESS CENTER Amenities and Activities: • 25,000+ square feet of aquatic and fitness space • Studio group exercise classes • Aquatic group exercise classes • Family swimming • Lap swimming • Indoor water slides • In-water playground • Personal training • State-of-the-art fitness equipment • Locker rooms • Family changing rooms • Birthday parties

1000-A Cherry Avenue (434) 970-3072 Hours of Operation: M-F: 5:30 am - 8:00 pm Sa: 5:30 am - 7:00 pm Su: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Daily Admission Adult (18+) Youth (4-17) Ages 3 and under Senior (60+) Disabled

Residents $8.00 $4.50 Free $6.00 $4.00

Non-Resident $11.00 $6.00 Free $8.00 $5.50

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FACILITIES AND COMMUNITY CENTERS Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive | (434) 977-3977 Amenities: • Childrenʼs Basketball Court • Pool Table • Foosball

McIntire Skate Park

Hours of Operation: M-F: 3:00-8:00 pm Sa and Su - Closed

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

Boxing: M-F: 5:00-8:00 pm

North of Westbound 250 Bypass between Rugby Avenue and John W. Warner Parkway IMAGE IS DIAGRAMMATIC ONLY

Tonsler Recreation Center 500 Cherry Avenue | (434) 296-1857 Amenities: • Playground • Basketball Courts • Tennis Courts • Game Room • Pool Table • Meeting Room • Wi-Fi

Community Centers Friendship Court Community Center 418 Garret Street | (434) 295-9794 Hours of Operation: M, W, F: 4:00-8:00 pm

Green Stone on 5th

746 Prospect Avenue | (434) 220-3704 Hours of Operation: M, W, F: 5:00-8:00 pm

South First Street Community Center 1001 South 1st Street | (434) 979-7660 Hours of Operation: M, T, W, F: 4:00-8:00 pm

Westhaven Community Center 801 Hardy Drive

Hours of Operation: M, T, W, F: 4:00-8:00 pm

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Hours of Operation: M-F: 12:00-9:00 pm Sa: 12:00-6:00 pm Su: Closed All amenities listed above are free of charge. For more information or to sign up, please call the center directly. Wii and Xbox: Ages 9+ may play without adult supervision; ages 8 and under require parental supervision.

Washington Park Recreation Center 1001 Preston Avenue | (434) 970-5073 Amenities: • Game Room • Computers • PlayStation • Foosball • Outdoor Basketball Court Hours of Operation: M-F: 5:00-8:00 pm


KEY RECREATION CENTER

800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 293-8273

Hours of Operation:

Amenities

M-Th: 12:00-9:00 pm F: Noon-Midnight Sa: 1:00-6:00 pm Su: 1:00-6:00 pm

• Basketball Courts • Meeting Rooms/Classrooms • Kitchen • Wi-Fi

Activities: Friday Night Basketball:

9:00 pm – Midnight (ages 10 and under must be accompanied by an adult) Adult (18+) $2.00 | Youth (17 and under) Free

Basketball, Volleyball, Pickleball, Open Gym:

open basketball (ages 7 and under must be accompanied by an adult) Adult (18+) $2.00 | Youth (17 and under) Free We offer open gym times for basketball, volleyball and pickleball throughout the week. Please pick up a monthly calendar from the Key Recreation Center which details the programs in the gymnasium. The calendar can also be downloaded from the following link:

http://www.charlottesville.org/ departments-and-services/ departments-h-z/parks-recreation/ facilities/key-recreation-center/ key-open-gym

Drop-in Fees

Fees are required for drop-in programs. If you have an Access Pass (see page 13), there is no charge to use the facility; just swipe your pass when you visit. 11


Fridays at Five Scamble EVERY FRIDAY, MAY - SEPTEMBER

$25.00 per player

N  ine holes of Captain’s choice or scramble format. All  skill levels welcome. It is a fun and enjoyable environment. P  rice includes golf, cart, beverage and light fare.

SIGN UP NOW BY CALLING MEADOWCREEK (434) 977-0615

1400 Pen Park Road Charlottesville, VA 22901 www.meadowcreekgolf.org 12


access pass

ONE ACCESS PASS UP TO FIVE FACILITIES* UNLIMITED FITNESS AND FUN NO INITIATION FEES NO TERM CONTRACTS

Carver Recreation Center BEST VALUE now with outdoor pools and A NEW LOWER RATE BETTER VALUE now with outdoor pools

rates

3 mos. 6 mos.

233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 (434) 970-3053

resident

1 mo.

Individual Adult (18+) Individual Youth Individual Senior (60+) Individual Disabled Combo Adult (18+) Combo Adult/Youth Combo Senior (60+) Family

$40.00 $108.00 $200.00 $360.00 $28.00 $76.00 $140.00 $252.00 $30.00 $81.00 $150.00 $270.00 $20.00 $54.00 $100.00 $180.00 $70.00 $189.00 $350.00 $630.00 $64.00 $173.00 $320.00 $576.00 $55.00 $149.00 $275.00 $495.00 $76.00 $205.00 $380.00 $684.00

non-resident

1 mo.

Individual Adult (18+) Individual Youth Individual Senior (60+) Individual Disabled Combo Adult (18+) Combo Adult/Youth Combo Senior (60+) Family

$52.00 $141.00 $260.00 $34.00 $92.00 $170.00 $39.00 $106.00 $195.00 $26.00 $71.00 $130.00 $92.00 $249.00 $460.00 $84.00 $227.00 $420.00 $72.00 $195.00 $360.00 $101.00 $273.00 $505.00

3 mos. 6 mos.

Access Pass Benefits Unlimited use of the equipment and group exercise classes.

annual

annual $468.00 $306.00 $351.00 $234.00 $828.00 $756.00 $648.00 $909.00

proof of residency is required to receive the Resident rate. Scholarship rates are available for Residents only.

combo passes are defined as two individuals. Individuals do not

have to be legally related to each other or reside at the same address.

family passes are defined as a group of three to five individuals

who are legally related to each other and live at the same household address. Families over five individuals must pay a fee for each additional person.

Standard rules apply to all passes and the terms agreed to at the time of purchase.

6- AND 12-MONTH PASSES,

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Key Recreation Center

Access Pass Benefits Use of Key Recreation Center during designated open gym times. 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 293-8273

Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center Access Pass Benefits Unlimited use of the pools, equipment, amenities and group exercise classes. 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 (434) 970-3072

Onesty Family Aquatic Center

6- and 12-Month Access Pass Benefits Use of Onesty Family Aquatic Center outdoor leisure pool. 300 Meade Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902 (434) 295-7532

Washington Park Pool

6- and 12-Month Access Pass Benefits Use of Washington Park Pool outdoor lap and leisure pool. 1001 Preston Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 (434) 977-2607

NOW INCLUDE: TWO OUTDOOR POOLS! Stop by our facilities for a free tour or to sign up.

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Studio Group Exercise Classes Classes at Carver Recreation Center

Classes at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center

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(classes subject to change)

Barre Cardio Lite Core and More Cycling Old-School Soul PiYo Soul Line Dance Stretch and Alexander Technique TRX Yoga Zumba

(classes subject to change)

Arthritis Barre Cardio Dance Fusion Cardio Kickbox Chʼi Kung Restorative Yoga Stretch and Alexander Technique Tai Chi Zumba

For Drop-In Group Exercise Class participants under the age of 18: 1.) Minors 15-17 years old must have their parent/guardian sign a waiver form at the front desk to participate in any drop-in fitness classes; 2.) Minors 13-14 years old may participate in a Group Exercise Class (not involving weights) with a signed waiver and accompanied/supervised by their parent or guardian who is also taking the class. If the class involves weights, the minimum age to participate is 15 years old; 3.) Minors 12 years and under are prohibited from participating in any Drop-In Group Exercise Class. Please review the Parks & Recreation Program Guide for age-appropriate fitness programs for youth 12 and under.

CHECK THE LIVE CLASS LISTINGS, TIMES, LOCATIONS, DESCRIPTIONS AND MORE FROM YOUR PHONE! 14


DROP-IN

Water Aerobics Classes

at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center

DROP-IN

  H2O Basics

Shallow-aqua aerobics emphasizing cardiovascular conditioning and strengthening using water resistance. Swimming proficiency is not required. DROP-IN

  Senior Splash

Shallow-aqua aerobics promoting aerobic fitness, strength and flexibility using water-resistant exercises. Swimming proficiency is not required. DROP-IN

  Off the Deep End

Deep-water aerobics featuring buoyancy/resistance equipment designed to increase flexibility, strength, endurance, aerobic conditioning, balance and motor coordination in a non-impact environment. Swimming proficiency is advised. NOTE to new class members: Please arrive early on your first visit for proper fitting of equipment. DROP-IN

  High Gear I

Moderate to advanced toning and cardio classes, utilizing forward/ backward lateral and up\down movements, designed to build muscle strength and cardio endurance in a low-impact environment.

DROP-IN

  H2O Power Hour

An excellent water workout that goes to the limit! A fun, energizing hour of calorie-burning, high-intensity and low-impact H2O aerobics, featuring stretching, burst movements and water-based kick boxing movements. A great way to stay\get in shape. Come give it a try. DROP-IN

  Deep-Water Aqua Blast

A moderate- to high-intensity water workout, utilizing intervals of high-energy aerobic movements, mixed with light to moderate movements involving cardio, toning and stretching. DROP-IN

  Freestyle Aerobics

Freestyle aerobics from moderate to high intensity. Cardio, toning, strengthening and stretching components. DROP-IN

  Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Exercise

This is an easy stretching exercise program that follows the Arthritis Society Foundation program. The class meets on Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00 – 10:45 am. Please call April Baber at (434) 970-3261 for more information.

All drop-in classes are free with Access Pass (see page 13) or the cost of daily admission at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center.

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All Things

Registration 5:30 AM ON AUGUST 6.

Registration for the fall session begins at This applies to both residents and non-residents. Please plan to register for activities/programs as early as possible. Many activities/programs fill up very quickly.

Ways to Register ONLINE FAST, SECURE, AVAILABLE 24/7

BY PHONE

CHOOSE FROM THREE NUMBERS

A credit card (Visa/Mastercard/Discover) is required to complete the transaction. To register online, visit

Credit card payment (Visa/Mastercard/Discover) is required for all phone-in registrations.

https://webtrac.charlottesville.org

Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center: (434) 970-3072

IN-PERSON

M-F: 5:30 am - 8:00 pm Sa: 5:30 am - 7:00 pm Su: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

In-person registrations are accepted at the following facilities during their normal operating hours:

Administration Office | 501 East Main Street Carver Recreation Center | 233 4th Street, NW Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center | 1000-A Cherry Avenue

Carver Recreation Center: (434) 970-3053

BY MAIL

M-Th: 6:00 am - 9:00 pm F: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm Sa: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm Su: 12:00 - 6:00 pm

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation P.O. Box 911 | Charlottesville, VA 22902

Parks & Recreation Administration Office: (434) 970-3260 M- F:

FOR INFORMATION ON PARKS & RECREATION SCHOLARSHIPS AND HOW TO APPLY, PLEASE SEE PAGE 53. 16

8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Inclusion Charlottesville Parks & Recreation welcomes individuals of all abilities to participate in all programs and activities. All programs offered by Charlottesville Parks & Recreation encourage participation by a diverse population, accommodate those with varying abilities and support diverse learning styles. When participants require additional support, our Adaptive Recreation and Program staff develop accommodation plans and provide other assistance as appropriate. What is Inclusion? We offer reasonable accommodations to enable an individualʼs successful participation in our programs and services. It is important to realize that all participants (no matter what their abilities) are required to meet the minimum participation guidelines and desired behavior expectations of a program (check with the programʼs supervisor to see what these are). An accommodation assists staff in creating an environment where the participant can have a successful and enjoyable recreation experience.

Please contact Adaptive Recreation for more information about inclusion. adaptive@charlottesville.org | (434) 970-3264

Residency Status and Discounts: The Charlottesville Parks & Recreation Department provides discounts for a variety of its recreational activities and programs to residents of the City of Charlottesville. Parks & Recreation routinely checks accounts for the verification of residency in the City of Charlottesville.

Program Refund Policy:

Payment Methods: Full payment for programs and services must be made at the time of registration. The City accepts cash, checks or credit cards (Visa/ Mastercard/Discover) for all registration payments. Please note which form of payment is acceptable for the method of registration you choose. Checks must be made payable to City of Charlottesville.

2. I f an individual chooses to cancel his/her enrollment in a program, the following rules shall apply:

Scholarships: Charlottesville Parks & Recreation offers scholarships to City residents. Scholarship discounts range from 25% to 90% on a sliding scale based upon your gross annual income. Discounts are available for most, but not all Parks & Recreation programs and services. For more information or to obtain an application, please call (434) 970-3260. Registration Confirmation: After processing your registration, Charlottesville Parks & Recreation will e-mail or mail you a receipt to confirm your enrollment. If you do not receive a receipt, please call (434) 970-3260. Waiting-List Procedure: Waiting lists are a source of contact and do not guarantee class placement or telephone callback. You will be notified of vacant class-space availability as cancellations and/or additional classes are made available. When you add your name to a class waiting list, it does not limit you from registering for any other open class. There is no charge to be added to the waiting list. Late Registration: Late registration will be accepted before the second class session begins. After the second session of the program, no registration will be accepted. Individuals registering late will be required to pay the total fee. Program fees will not be prorated. Cancellation Policy: (Due to lack of enrollment) If the program does not have a sufficient number of participants registered by three working days before the first session, the program may be cancelled by Parks & Recreation staff. Customers may cancel their classes with their online account if they meet the cancellation requirements.

1. I f the program is cancelled by Parks & Recreation staff, a refund for the FULL amount will issued via the customerʼs choice of refund options (see below).

a) If the cancellation is requested at least five business days prior to the first class date, a refund for the full amount will be issued via the customerʼs choice of refund options (see below). b) If the cancellation is requested less than five business days prior to the first class date or is made after the first class date but prior to the second class date, a household credit only will be issued in the amount that the customer paid for the program. c) I f the cancellation is requested after the beginning of the second class date of the program, no refunds or credits will be issued. Refund Options: 1. H  ousehold Credit – Household credits can be used toward the payment of future Parks & Recreation classes, programs, passes and facility rentals. The credit will remain on the customerʾs account for one year from the date of issuance. Any unused credits after one year will be refunded via check to the address on file. 2. C  heck Refund – If the customer paid by cash or check and would like a check issued from the City Finance Department, a check will be issued within three weeks. 3. C  redit Card Refund – If the customer paid by credit card, he/she can have the refund applied to the credit card that was used during the registration. Credits may take three to five business days to appear on the customerʼs statements after processing. The City of Charlottesville does not refund cash. Prices and fees are subject to change. Please visit www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec for the most current information.

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Adaptive

adaptive@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3264 18


Adaptive Recreation

Scholarships

LEVEL I

Participant Levels

offers recreation programs and services that promote individual choices, develop leisure skills and enhance socialization. Individuals with disabilities can choose to take part in an Adaptive program that is designed specifically for people with disabilities or utilize inclusion services in which accommodations may be provided so an individual with a disability can participate in any of our recreation programs that are not specifically designed for people with disabilities. For more information, contact Adaptive Recreation at (434) 970-3264 or adaptive@charlottesville.org.

LEVEL 2

LEVEL 3

Mobility: No assistance and can manage most surfaces and terrains to include steep inclines and uneven surfaces. Should be able to walk up to 30 minutes without resting. Personal Care: Can maintain personal hygiene without assistance or with verbal cues. Cognitive: Can follow single-step instructions without assistance and stay within a group setting. Communication: Able to convey feelings, desires and needs.

Mobility: Some assistance or self-propelled device. Needs assistance on uneven terrain and is independent on flat surfaces. Personal Care: Can maintain personal hygiene with verbal assistance. Cognitive: Can follow instructions with verbal prompts, constant reminders and some assistance. Communication: Able to convey feelings, desires and needs with picture cues or ASL.

Mobility: Full assistance and/or self-propelled device. Must come with an aide. Personal Care: Personal hygiene with full assistance. Cognitive: Limited ability to follow instructions. Communication: Able to convey feelings, desires and needs with full assistance.

Adaptive Recreation activities are free or at a reduced cost. However, partial scholarships for Adaptive activities are available based on financial need. Contact (434) 970-3269 or (434) 970-3264 for scholarship application information. Don’t let the fees stop you from taking a class or trip!

At the City of Charlottesville, the safety and well-being of our participants are paramount to us and we want those who participate to get the most out of every activity we offer. We are now implementing participant levels to our activities, based on our experience and research into what a participant can expect physically and sensory-wise during the activity. This is to inform participants of what a trip may involve and to encourage them to register for programs that will be the most enjoyable and successful based on their needs. If you have any questions about where a participant may place within the levels, please contact us and we will be more than happy to consult with you.

NOTICE: At any time, should the staff determine that a program or activity is not in the participantĘźs best interest or well-being, staff will contact the participant and/or caregiver to discuss available options.

SIGN UP!

Learn about your community, develop new skills, travel with friends and have fun! Subscribe to our monthly newsletter for additional activity information. Individuals must be independent in mobility or come with an aide. Many more activities are publicized in our newsletter! Contact the Adaptive division to receive the newsletter or sign up online at http:// www.charlottesville.org/departments-and-services/departments-h-z/ parks-recreation/adaptive. 19


Apple Picking

Fall Hike

Ages 8+ / All Levels

Ages 14+ / Levels 1 and 2

Enjoy the fall weather picking apples at Carter Mountain. Bring money to purchase food or pack a lunch for a picnic afterwards. $20.00

Spend some time outdoors enjoying the fall weather and foliage! We will be learning learn the basics of outdoor safety and hiking in a group. Pack a lunch for a picnic. $15.00

LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

180444-01 Sa

NO CLASS

Sep 8

LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

TIME

ACTIVITY#

10:00 am-2:30 pm

180544-02 Sa

Girls’ Night Out

NEW

DATES

NO CLASS

Sep 14

5:30-9:00 pm

ACTIVITY#

Ages 18+ / Levels 1 and 2

180032-01 F-Su

NO CLASS

Sep 28-30

DATES

NO CLASS

Oct 18

TIME

4:30-10:00 pm

Halloween Dance Ages 14+ / All Levels Happy Halloween! Come ready to dance the night away and don’t forget to wear your favorite costume. Advance registration and payment required. $3.00

LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 DATES

DAYS

180123-01 Th

Join us for a three-day, two-night adventure at Blackwater Falls in beautiful Davis, WV. We will stay in cabins and enjoy the local Leaf Peepers Festival, outdoor education, hiking and more! To view the falls up close, participants need to be able to walk up and down over 250 steps. All meals included. $200.00

DAYS

10:00 am-3:30 pm

LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

TIME

Fall Vacation

ACTIVITY#

Oct 13

TIME

Beware of scares! We’ll head to Richmond to enjoy eating out for dinner, then walk through haunted woods for some Halloween fun. Fee includes cost of dinner. Please wear walking shoes and warm clothing. Please note the woods will be dark with dim to no lighting, uneven terrain and strobe lights, fog machines and loud noises. $30.00

LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

180022-01 F

NO CLASS

Ages 16+ / Level 1

Ladies, let’s treat ourselves to a night out! We will go to a salon to get either a manicure or pedicure and then out to dinner afterwards, looking glamorous and being fabulous. $30.00

DAYS

DATES

Dinner and Haunted Forest

Ages 18+ / All Levels

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

TIME

9:30 am-4:30 pm

ACTIVITY#

Lunch and a Movie

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

Ages 14+ / All Levels Spend the afternoon with your friends, going out to eat and seeing a movie. Movie will be decided closer to the date of the showing. Please note: Program times may vary slightly due to available show times. Lunch and movie ticket included in fee. Bring money for snacks at the theater. $25.00 LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

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DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

180027-01 Sa

Oct 6

12:00-4:00 pm

180027-02 Sa

Nov 3

12:00-4:00 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

180136-02 Sa Oct 27 WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

6:00-8:00 pm (434) 970-3260


Pumpkin Carving and Pizza

Happy Holiday Crafts

Ages 14+ / All Levels

Ages 14+ / All Levels

It’s almost Halloween! Join us for some crazy pumpkin carving and take home your very own jack-o-lantern. Afterwards, we will enjoy some pizza. Food, pumpkins and tools provided. $20.00

Happy holidays! Join us to make three simple holiday crafts and a card, then enjoy pizza with friends. $15.00

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

ACTIVITY# DATES

180001-01 Tu

NO CLASS

Oct 30

TIME

6:00-7:30 pm

Cooking Class Let’s get cooking! Join us for a four-session class where we will learn how to make a complete meal and then enjoy eating out at a local restaurant. Participants will not only learn how to cook and prepare an appetizer, main dish and dessert , but also enjoy the opportunity to share their delicious fare with other chefs/participants in the class. The theme for this class is “Thanksgiving Leftovers.” $20.00 LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 DAYS

180202-01 M

DAYS

180404-02 Sa

DATES

Dec 15

NO CLASS

TIME

9:30 am-12:00 pm

Holiday Shopping Ages 16+ / All Levels

Ages 16+ / All Levels

ACTIVITY#

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

Have gifts to purchase for family and friends? Join us for dinner and an evening of shopping in Short Pump! We’ll have dinner out, then hit the stores for bargains galore. Don’t forget your shopping list and money to purchase gifts. Fee includes dinner. $20.00 LOCATION: DROP OFF AND PICK UP Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

180560-01 Tu NO CLASS

Nov 5, 12, 19, 26

DATES

Dec 18

NO CLASS

TIME

5:00-9:30 pm

TIME

5:30-7:30 pm

Sibling Support Program

September 22 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm Carver Recreation Center

Siblings of children with disabilities will have the chance to have a day that’s all about them. The Virginia Institute of Autism teams up with Charlottesville Parks & Recreation to host a one-day Sibling Support Program. Our goal is to provide siblings with opportunities for peer support within a lively, recreational context that emphasizes a kid's eye view. We’ll intersperse information and discussion activities with innovative games (designed to be unique, offbeat and appealing to a wide range of abilities) and a special guest panel. Lunch provided.

Who: Siblings (ages 7-14) of children with disabilities

SIBLING SUPPORT PROGRAM Register: Contact Sarah Blech Charlottesville Parks & Recreation blechs@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3264

Saturday, March 3, 2018

PORT PROGRAM

Contact: Hilary Nagel, MSW, LCSW Who: Siblings (ages 7-14) of Family Resource Navigator children with disabilities Virginia Institute of Autism Where: Carver Recreation Center hnagel@viaschool.org (434) 923-8252 When: Saturday, March 3, 2018 9am-1pm Register: Contact Sarah Blech blechs@charlottesville.org 21 434-970-3264

On Saturday, March 3, 2018, siblings of children with disabilities will have the chance to have a day that’s all about them. The Virginia Institute of Autism is teaming up with Charlottesville Parks & Recreation to host a one-day Sibling Support Program. Our goal is to provide siblings with opportunities for peer support within a lively, recreational

March 3, 2018

dren with

Who:

Siblings (ages 7-14) of


Adaptive Social Programs, Special Events and Trips Junior Dean Golf Clinic Fall time and date TBD WATCH OUR MONTHLY NEWSLETTER FOR UPDATES. Putting, chipping, driving! Come and learn from the pros. Join us for a great morning on the greens, followed by lunch at the golf course café. Pre-registration required. For more information, call Sarah Blech at (434) 970-3264. $5.00 donation LOCATION: Meadowcreek Golf Course 1400 Pen Park Road Charlottesville, VA 22901

Lunch Activity for Adults with Visual Impairment A Lunch Activity Group is held one Friday a month from September through May at Key Recreation Center, from 12:30-2:00 pm. A fee of $4.00 includes lunch. Information and RSVP: Sarah Blech at blechs@charlottesville.org or (434) 970-3264.

Book Club: Pages and Pals 4:30-5:30 pm / September 12 and 26, October 10 and 24  Ages 18+ Join us for a book club geared toward adults with disabilities who want to meet people and talk about books. We’ll read and discuss a short story from the book Lucky Dogs, Lost Hats and Dating Don'ts: Hi-Lo Stories about Real Life and do a group activity each week. All supplies provided. Adaptive Recreation staff will be in front of the main entrance each week to meet you. Registration begins August 6. Visit https://jmrl.org where it will be listed on the Calendar page and the Central Branch page. For more information, email Sarah Hamfeldt: shamfeldt@jmrl.org Free LOCATION: Central Library (Jefferson Room) 201 East Market Street, Charlottesville, VA 22902

VSA promotes experiences in the arts for individuals with disabilities. Local programs include art exhibits, artist-led workshops, the VSA Poetry Book, Virginia Festival of the Book activities, an annual music recital and special events. If you are interested in joining the committee, participating in programs or learning about VSA, call Sarah Blech at (434) 970-3264. The local committee meets quarterly, September through May.

Workshops VSA sponsors art workshops at various schools, recreation centers and day programs led by artists with and without disabilities. Contact Sarah Blech at (434) 970-3264 or blechs@charlottesville.org to receive the monthly calendar of events or to learn more about workshops and residencies.

VSA CitySpace Art Show and Reception The reception will be Friday, September 7, from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. The art show will be open weekdays, September 7 - 26, from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. LOCATION: CitySpace 100 5th Street, NE

Annual VSA Poetry Book Celebration Listen to poetry and prose written by local authors. Inspiring, uplifting and totally original! Wednesday, October 17, from 10:00 - 11:30 am. LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW

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Above: Decaying Life Artist: Tres Cole


Ongoing Exercise Classes Adaptive Basketball

Adaptive One-on-One Swim Instruction

Wednesdays / September - May / 12:30 - 1:30 pm

Mid-September - May  Ages 8+

Practice basketball and learn skills with your friends. Geared toward teens and adults with physical and cognitive disabilities, who are independent and respond safely in large-group supervision. Staff-to-participant ratio is 1:15. If individual attention is needed, please come with an aide. Supervised by Caitlin Marcotte and April Baber. For more information, call Caitlin at (434) 970-3269.

LIMITED OPENINGS! Non-ambulatory or extra-special-needs children, teens and adults receive one-on-one instruction, once a week for six sessions (times and days vary). Bring your own personal care aide if assistance is needed in dressing room. For more information, call (434) 970-3264. $60.00 for residents and $80.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

Adaptive Water Aerobics

Adaptive One-on-One Fitness Instruction

M / 10:00 - 10:45 am / All year / Call April (434) 970-3261 M / 11:00 am - 12:00 pm / September - May / Call Caitlin (434) 970-3269 W / 11:00 am - 12:00 pm / All year / Call Sarah (434) 970-3264

Year-round

Group instruction in water exercise for individuals aged 8+ with disabilities. Must be able to care for self in dressing room and respond to supervision in a staff-to-participant ratio of 1:8, or come with an aide. Call instructor to check on class openings. $1.00 at door LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

Adaptive Fitness Tuesdays and Fridays / September - May / 10:00 – 11:00 am  Age 8+ Join us for a workout and variety of strength and cardio exercises. Participants should come dressed in workout clothes and sneakers and bring a water bottle. Call Caitlin Marcotte at (434) 970-3269 for a specific start date or to sign up. Free and open to the public LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902

Come and learn fitness and strength training with Dave Burton, a certified personal trainer with accreditation from the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). Classes are geared for non-ambulatory or special-needs teens and adults. Instruction is once a week for six sessions (times and days vary). Group and individual sessions are available. For more information, call (434) 970-3264. $60.00 for residents and $80.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

Thank You ! To help finance the Adaptive Recreation Program, the City of Charlottesville receives funding from Albemarle County Parks & Recreation and from Region Ten Community Services Board as well as donations from community citizens and businesses. We sincerely thank all financial contributors in helping support recreation for all citizens. If interested in giving a donation, please call (434) 970-3264.

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Aquatics

aquatics@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3072 24


Hours and Fees

Please see important closing dates on page 2. For lap swim, recreational swim or pool fee information, please visit: http://www.charlottesville.org/departments-and-services/departments-h-z/parks-recreation/aquatics-pools

Swim Lesson Registration Information • Registration for this session begins August 6. This includes mail-in, walk-in, phone-in with credit card only and online registration at https://webtrac.charlottesville.org. • Be sure to register your child for the appropriate level based on the class description and age requirement; please read all information carefully. If you have a question regarding the appropriate level for your child, please contact our aquatics staff at aquatics@charlottesville.org or (434) 970-3072. • Class enrollment is provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Individuals will be notified if they do not make a class enrollment or if the requested class has been cancelled. Registrations are accepted up until the start time of the second scheduled class; registration will not be accepted after this time. Please consult with the schedule and aquatics staff at aquatics@charlottesville.org or (434) 970-3072 for questions and concerns. • Registering for multiple sessions: Children often require more than one session to master the skills needed to proceed to the next level. We recommend registering swimmers for the same level if registering for two concurrent sessions. A participant may be moved to a different level based on availability in the class or at the discretion of the aquatic program staff. Walk-in, mail-in and phone-in registrations for swim programs are also accepted. Please see ways to register on page 16. Mail-in registrations are processed at the end of each business day. You or your child may be closed out of classes that fill up quickly.

SWIMMING CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED. REGISTER EARLY! FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

(434) 970-3260

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Parent and Child/Toddler Learn-to-Swim Classes Ages 6 months–3 years

Mermaid Magic 30 minutes  Ages 7-12 Here's your chance to have an amazing experience transforming into a mermaid/merman. You will learn to develop a fluid dolphin kick motion and propel through the water with grace. Instructors will lead students in un-tailed drills and skill practice before donning tails, then repeat drills and skills with tails on through group mermaid/ merman games and imaginative free time. Tails are provided (sizes 6-12). $38.00 for residents and $49.00 for non-residents LEVEL 3 SWIM REQUIREMENTS: • Float independently on front and back • Roll from front to back • Tread water for 30 seconds • Preferred experience with dolphin kick • Swim 10-12 yards on front and back without putting feet down

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

Starfish Level 1 30 minutes  Ages 6 months-1.5 years Splish Splash! Let’s have an aquatic blast! This class introduces parents to water-safety topics while teaching them how to safely support and hold their children as they learn basic swimming skills. The ultimate goal is to get your tiny tots ready to swim on their own. Parental participation required. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

American Red Cross Parent and Infant/Toddler Aquatics are designed to orient young children to the water and prepare them for Learn-to-Swim in the American Red Cross Preschool Aquatics programs. These classes give parents safety information and teach techniques to help them orient their children to the water and to provide direction regarding how to supervise water activities in a responsible manner. This program is a bonding experience that will fill instructors, parents and children with wonderful lifelong memories.

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

COST

110101-01

Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

12:301:00 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110101-02

Tu,Th

Sep 11-27

11:0011:30 am

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

110101-03

Th

Sep 13Oct 25

4:004:30 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110101-04

Tu,Th

Oct 9-25

12:0012:30 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

TIME

110206-01 Sa

Sep 8-29

8:30-9:00 am

110206-02 Sa

Sep 8-29

11:30 am-12:00 pm

110206-03 Sa

Oct 6-27

8:30-9:00 am

110206-04 Sa

Oct 6-27

11:30 am-12:00 pm

110206-05 Tu,W,Th

Nov 13-15

11:30 am-12:00 pm

Starfish Level 2

110206-06 Tu,W,Th

Dec 4-6

5:30-6:15 pm

30 minutes  Ages 1.5-3

SESSIONS

6

6

A step above Starfish Level 1, this second-tier class expands upon your child’s swimming skills and delves a little deeper into water safety. Topics are introduced and directed to parents so they can be hands-on and involved during instruction. Recommended for preschool-aged students. Parental participation required. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

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FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

110102-01

Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

10:3011:00 am

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110102-02

Tu,Th

Sep 11- 27

12:0012:30 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

110102-03

Tu

Sep 11Oct 23

4:004:30 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110102-04 M,W

Oct 8- 29

5:306:00 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110102-05

Oct 9-25

11:0011:30 am

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

Tu,Th

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

(434) 970-3260


Preschool Learn-to-Swim Classes

Sting Ray Level 3

Ages 3-5

30 minutes  Ages 3-5

American Red Cross Preschool Aquatics teaches aquatic and safety skills in a logical progression. It is composed of three levels. The objective is to start teaching fundamental water safety and aquatic skills in a positive learning environment. Children are able to leave parents willingly.

Sting Ray Level 2 certificate preferred or can demonstrate Sting Ray Level 2 exit skills. Goal is to build on Level 2 skills by providing additional guided practice. Learn to effectively coordinate combined simultaneous arm and leg actions, alternating arm and leg actions and safety skills.

Sting Ray Level 1

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

30 minutes  Ages 3-5 Students can leave parents willingly and follow direction in a group setting. This is the first class without a parent; no prerequisites required. The goal is to help children feel comfortable and enjoy the water safely. Introduction of elementary aquatic skills and development of good attitudes and safe practices around the water. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

110106-01 Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

12:0012:30 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110106-02 M,W

Sep 10Oct 1

5:306:00 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110106-03 Tu,Th

Oct 9- 25

12:301:00 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

Youth Learn-to-Swim Classes

110104-01 Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

9:009:30 am

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

Ages 5-15

110104-02 Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

9:3010:00 am

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110104-03 Tu,Th

Sep 11-27 11:30 am 12:00 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

The five Youth levels of the American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim instruction help school-aged swimmers of varying abilities develop proficiency and safety skills. It is designed to give students a positive learning experience in a logical progression.

110104-04 Tu

Sep 11Oct 23

3:304:00 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

Youth Level 1

110104-05 M,W

Oct 8-29

4:154:45 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

Sting Ray Level 2 30 minutes  Ages 3-5 Sting Ray Level 1 certificate preferred or must be able to demonstrate Sting Ray Level 1 exit skills. Goal is to build on Level 1 skills and enjoy success with fundamental skills. Learn to float on back unsupported, recover to a vertical position, explore simultaneous and alternating arm and leg actions on front and back, build foundation for future strokes. Self-help and basic rescue skills. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

110105-01 Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

10:00 – 10:30am

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110105-02 M,W

Sep 10Oct 1

3:304:00 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110105-03 Tu,Th

Sep 11-27

12:301:00 pm

$37.00 R 6 $57.00 NR

110105-04 Th

Sep 13Oct 25

3:30 – 4:00pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110105-05 Tu,Th

Oct 9-25

11:30 am- $37.00 R 6 12:00 pm $57.00 NR

110105-06 Tu,W,Th Nov 6-15

4:15 - 4:45 $37.00 R 6 pm $57.00 NR

110105-07 Tu,W,Th Dec 4-13

4:154:45 pm

$37.00 R 6 $57.00 NR

45 minutes  Ages 5-15 Build confidence in the water by learning how to blow bubbles, float and kick on front and back with support, Build confidence in the water by learning how to arm action. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

COST

110201-01

Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

9:009:45 am

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110201-02

M,W

Sep 10Oct 1

4:004:45 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110201-03

Th

Sept 13Oct 25

4:305:15 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110201-04 M,W

Oct 8-29

3:304:15 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110201-05

Nov 6-15

3:304:15 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

Tu,W,Th

SESSIONS

6

27


Youth Level 2 45 minutes  Ages 5-15 Learn how to float unsupported on front and back, recover to a vertical position from a floating position, glide on front and back and swim on front and back using combined strokes for five yards. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

45 minutes  Ages 5-15

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

110202-01

Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

9:45 – $49.00 R 10:30am $76.00 NR

7

110202-02 M,W

Sep 10Oct 1

4:455:30 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110202-03 Th

Sep 13Oct 25

5:156:00 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110202-04 Tu,W,Th

Nov 6–15 4:45 – 5:30 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

110202-05 Tu,W,Th

Dec 4-13

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

3:304:15 pm

COST

Level 3 certificate preferred or able to perform Level 3 exit skills. Develop confidence in the strokes and improve other aquatic skills. Increase endurance and distances by swimming familiar strokes. Add arm action to the scissors kick for sidestroke. Learn the backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly; Learn for turns at the wall. Safety skills.

SESSIONS

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

Youth Level 3 Level 2 certificate preferred or able to perform Level 2 exit skills. Build on learned skills through guided practice. Learn survival float; swim front crawl and elementary backstroke for 15 yards. Introduction to scissors kick, dolphin kick and fundamentals of treading water. Learn rules for headfirst entries and begin headfirst entries from the side of the pool. Safety skills. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 DAYS

DAYS

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

110204-01 Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

11:30 am12:15 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110204-02 Tu

Sep 11Oct 23

5:156:00 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

Youth Level 5

45 minutes  Ages 5-15

ACTIVITY#

Youth Level 4

45 minutes  Ages 5-15 Level 4 certificate preferred or able to perform Level 4 exit skills. Coordinate and refine strokes. Refine performance of all strokes (front crawl, backstroke, butterfly, breaststroke, sidestroke and elementary backstroke) and increase distances. Flip turns on front and back introduced. Safety skills. LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

110203-01 Sa

Sep 8Oct 20

10:30 am- $49.00 R 11:15 am $76.00 NR

7

110203-02 Tu

Sep 11Oct 23

4:30 5:15 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110203-03 M,W

Oct 8-29

4:455:30 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

110203-04 Tu,W,Th Dec 4-13

4:455:30 pm

$37.00 R $57.00 NR

6

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

110205-01 Sa

DATES

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

Sep 8Oct 20

12:151:00 pm

$49.00 R $76.00 NR

7

Private Lessons 30 minutes One-on-one swim instruction for youth and adults. Good for beginner to intermediate swimming levels. For more details, contact either Linda Austin, Aquatic Program Manager, at austinl@charlottesville.org and (434)970-3073 or Andrea Ross at rossa@charlottesville.org and (434) 977-0601. Instructors: Tracy Marshall, Althea Laughon-Worrell, Khymi Russell, Kelly Woods, Lindsay Critzer

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NO. OF LESSONS

COST: 1 STUDENT PRIVATE

COST: 2 STUDENTS SEMI-PRIVATE

COST: 3 STUDENTS SEMI-PRIVATE

1

$27.00 R $35.00 NR

$43.00 R $49.00 NR

$60.00 R $72.00 NR

5

$128.00 R $152.00 NR

$188.00 R $200.00 NR

$246.00 R $264.00 NR

10

$256.00 R $304.00 NR

$359.00 R $385.00 NR

$489.00 R $510.00 NR

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Adult Aquatic Courses Adult Beginners

  Stroke Technique for the Competitive Athlete

7 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 18+

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 18+

This swim class is geared toward adults with little to no water experience. This class will help build confidence in the water by learning introductory skills such as blowing bubbles, floating and kicking on front and back with support, utilizing breath control and swimming underwater. Introduction to arm action. $49.00 for residents and $76.00 for non-residents

CALLING ALL TRIATHLETES! Is the swimming portion of your race bringing down your overall time? Are you a lap swimmer who is in a rut? If so, this class is for you. An experienced coach will work on your overall stroke technique to help you to swim more efficiently and improve your overall race times. If you are not as exhausted or stressed after the swim portion of a race, you’ll have more energy to bike harder and run faster. Recommended for a competitive athlete; must be able to swim a continual 300 swim. $75.00 for residents and $93.00 for non-residents

NEW

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

110401-01

Su

Sep 9-Oct 21

TIME

11:45 am-12:30 pm

ACTIVITY#

Adult Intermediate This class is geared toward intermediate swimmers. Participants must be able to swim half the length of the pool on their front and half on their back (10 to 15 yards). This class will not only help with stroke development and endurance, but also introduce resting strokes (breaststroke and elementary backstroke). $49.00 for residents and $76.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 DAYS

110403-01 Su

DATES

NO CLASS

Sep 9-Oct 21

12:30-1:15 pm

  Adult Learn-to-Swim: Fearless in SeaVille

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 NO CLASS

TIME

COST

SESSIONS

110404-01 Tu

Sep 11Oct 23

7:007:45 pm

$49.00 R 7 $76.00 NR

110404-02 Sa

Nov 3Dec 15

Nov 24 9:009:45 am

$37.00 R 6 $57.00 NR

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

TIME

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

10:00-10:45 am

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 18+ Water lovers, do you need a change from swimming lap after lap or from your usual routine water exercise? Change up your routine with a water jogging class. Focus on speed or power intervals. This class is taught in a mixture of shallow and deep water. Participants combine cardiovascular work with deep-water running, jogging, bicycling and cross-country skiing movements. Instruction focuses on correct form and technique. Jogging belts provided. $75.00 for residents and $93.00 for non-residents

DAYS

110405-01 Sa

Anxious being around water with your kids? Are you taking family vacations as far away from the water as possible? Are you watching your children and family enjoy the water while you sit on the sidelines? If so, this is the class for you. It takes courage for an adult to overcome a lifetime of negative feelings formed around water and swimming. Experienced, compassionate, listening instructors will help you overcome your fears of the water and address your psychological hurdles. The progress might be slow, but empathetic instructors will walk/swim beside you, one hurdle at a time. Our goal is to help you feel more confident in your overall water ability individually in a group setting. The possibilities are endless!

DATES

NO CLASS

  Adult Water Jogging

ACTIVITY#

45 minutes  Ages 14+

DAYS

NEW

DATES

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

TIME

NEW

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

110402-01 Sa

7 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 18+

ACTIVITY#

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

11:00-11:45 am

Youth Aquatic Team & Prep. Program City Swordfish Swim Team 7 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 4-18 / Register by calling (434) 970-3072. The City Swordfish Winter 2018/Spring 2019 program is open only to all 2018 Summer-registered Swordfish participants aged 4 to 18 years old. For all other participants interested in competitive training, please see our Junior Flippers program on page 30. Walk-in or call-in registrations for the City Swordfish Swim Team are accepted at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center ONLY. Questions or concerns should be addressed to Andrea Ross (Head Coach) or Linda Austin (Aquatic Program Manager). $65.00 for residents and $90.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

110701-01

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 20

9:00-10:00 am

110701-02

Tu

Sep 11-Oct 23

6:00-7:00 pm

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS

TIME

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Mighty Mites 1

Mighty Mites 3

7 classes / 30 minutes  Ages 4-8

7 classes / 30 minutes  Ages 4-8

The Mighty Mite program is a preparatory program for future participation on the City Swordfish Swim Team. Level 1 is geared toward children who are reluctant to put their faces into the water. They will learn how to float on their front and back and how to draft on their front and back in the torpedo and streamline positions. $49.00 for residents and $76.00 for non-residents

The Mighty Mite program is a preparatory program for future participation on the City Swordfish Swim Team. Must have completed Mighty Mites 2. Emphasis on developing strokes and passing the swim test for the City Swordfish Swim Team. Must complete one pool-length on front with breathing and one pool-length on back. $49.00 for residents and $76.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

110702-01

Sa

110702-02 Tu

NO CLASS

TIME

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

Sep 8-Oct 20

11:00-11:30 am

110704-01 Sa

Sep 8-Oct 20

10:00-10:30 am

Sep 11-Oct 23

5:00-5:30 pm

110704-02 Tu

Sep 11-Oct 23

6:00-6:30 pm

Mighty Mites 2

Junior Flippers

7 classes / 30 minutes  Ages 4-8

7 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 8-18

The Mighty Mite program is a preparatory program for future participation on the City Swordfish Swim Team. Must have completed Mighty Mites 1. Emphasis on developing strokes and swimming 5 to 10 yards on front and back, with breathing. $49.00 for residents and $76.00 for non-residents

This class is geared toward participants interested in strength and interval training, and in building endurance in all four competitive strokes. Through drills and repetition, participants will work on transitions between strokes, flip turns, pull outs and diving. Great for youth triathletes, Jefferson Swim League (JSL) summer-league swimmers and future Summer City Swordfish swimmers. $100.00 for residents and $125.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

TIME

110703-01 Sa

Sep 8-Oct 20

10:30-11:00 am

110703-02 Tu

Sep 11-Oct 23

5:30-6:00 pm

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

110303-01 Sa

DATES

Sep 8-Oct 20

NO CLASS

TIME

8:15-9:00 am

Pups at the Pool Pet swimming and adoption at

Washington Park Pool

Sunday, September 16 1:00 - 5:00 pm

Bring your pup to swim. The Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA (CASPCA) Compassionate Care-A-Van will be on site with adoptable dogs! Maximum 50 dogs swimming during two time slots (under50-pound dogs and over-50-pound dogs). $10.00 per human companion for up to two dogs. 50% of all proceeds go to the CASPCA.

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American Red Cross (ARC) Certification Courses

is shared by the instructor and the candidate. Candidates should be prepared to watch videos, review all required skills and be prepared to take written and physical (in-water) exam.

Should candidate fail to successfully pass the Precourse swim test, a refund can be issued minus the Precourse swim test cost of $75.00. Requests for make-up classes due to personal conflicts will not be honored; students are required to attend all class sessions. Payment of the course fee and participation in the class do not guarantee certification.

ARC Lifeguarding 4 classes / 27 hours  Minimum Age: 15 by the last day of class This class is f Lifeguard candidates without their current Lifeguard certification or whose certification has expired more than 30 days. This class is a blended learning program requiring time at home to complete online assignments. Upon successful completion of the In-Water Pretest (first day), participants will be provided with the American Red Cross online link to access the online portion. Participants can expect to spend approximately six to eight hours to complete the online portion. All online assignments must be completed prior to the first in-class session. Students successfully completing the course will receive first aid, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and American Red Cross Lifeguard certification. REQUIRED PREREQUISITES: • Swim 300 yards continuously (freestyle and breaststroke) • Start in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7 to 12 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, all within one minute and 40 seconds. • Tread water for one minute with hands above the water level. • Cannot miss class. Bring to class: Swimsuit, towel and CPR mask (may be purchased for $15.00). Payment of the course fee and participation in class do not guarantee certification. Students must successfully complete all course objectives in order to be certified. $150.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

110601-01

DATES

PRECOURSE SWIM TEST: • Swim 300 yards continuously (100 freestyle, 100 breaststroke and 100 combination freestyle/breastroke). • Tread water for one minute without using hands. • Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using front crawl or breaststroke, surface dive 10 to 12 feet, retrieve 10-pound object, return to the surface, swim 20 yards back to the starting point with the object and exit the water without using a ladder or steps, all within one minute and 40 seconds. • Cannot miss class. Bring to class: American Red Cross Lifeguard book, swimsuits, towels (multiple), paper/pencil/highlighter or notebook and CPR mask (may be purchased for $15.00). Payment and participation do not guarantee certification. Students must successfully complete all course objectives in order to be certified. $135.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

110604-01 M,Tu

DATES

TIME

CLASS

Dec 17-18

9:00 am-5:00 pm Classroom

Water Safety Instructor Certification 4 classes / 32 hours  Ages 16+ This American Red Cross certification will enable instructors to teach the ARC Learn-to-Swim program (including Parent/Child Aquatics, Preschool Levels 1–3, Levels 1–6 and Water Safety presentations). Instructor candidates must successfully complete in-water requirements. Be prepared for a written final exam on class requirements. • Successfully complete the Water Safety Instructor in-water skill session on first day of class. • Attend and successfully participate in all course sessions.

TIME

CLASS

• Successfully complete all practice-teaching assignment and other course work. • Pass the final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent or better (40 correct answers out of 50 questions).

Sep 8-Oct 20 Th

Oct 4

6:00-7:00 pm

Pretest

Sa

Oct 13

1:00-9:00 pm

Classroom

Sa

Oct 20

1:00-9:00 pm

Classroom

Sa

Oct 27

1:00-9:00 pm

Classroom

Students must successfully complete all course objectives in order to be certified. $275.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

ARC Lifeguard Review Course 2 classes /16 hours  Minimum Age: 15 by last day of class This class is for candidates who possess a current Lifeguard certification or whose certification has expired within 30 days of the start date of class. All participants are required to provide their current or expired certification card on the first day of class. The purpose of the Review course is to give individuals the opportunity to review the course content within a formal class setting. The responsibility for preparing for the final written exam

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

CLASS

110609-01

Sa

Sep 22

1:00-3:00 pm

Pretest

Su

Oct 14

12:30-8:30 pm

Classroom

Su

Oct 21

12:30-8:30 pm

Classroom

Su

Oct 28

12:30-8:30 pm

Classroom

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Athletics

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Youth Sports

QuickStart Tennis: Kids’ Club 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 7-10 This play-based program will provide each participant a basic understanding of how the game is played, while also developing a solid understanding of stroke skills and point play strategies. $40.00 for residents and $52.00 for non-residents LOCATIONS: Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

Youth Basketball 7-Game Season  Grades 1-8 The Youth Basketball Program invites all boys and girls to sign up for league play. Practices are held on Saturdays, beginning November 3. Games begin the week of January 7. All boys and girls interested must register and attend a skill assessment. All female participants shall attend the skill assessment on October 2. All male participants shall attend the skill assessment on October 4. The make-up date for skill assessments is October 17. All skill assessments will be from 6:00 - 7:30 pm. Practices begin November 10. $30.00 for residents and $45.00 for non-residents LOCATIONS: Walker Gym 1564 Dairy Road Charlottesville, VA 22903

Buford Middle School 1000 Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DATES

TIME

220201-01

Nov 10-Mar 14

6:15-9:15 pm

DAYS

Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

LOCATION

TIME

120305-01 Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

Tonsler

11:00 am-12:00 pm

120305-02 Su

Sep 9-Oct 14

Tonsler

2:00-3:00 pm

120305-03 Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Carver

11:00 am-12:00 pm

QuickStart Tennis: Family-Friendly 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 3-6 This fun, low-key class has parents on court with their children, participating in fun games and drills. The family will learn to have fun together in a productive and loving atmosphere, using the QuickStart methodology. (36 foot court, red foam and red felt ball). $40.00 for residents and $52.00 for non-residents LOCATIONS: Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 DATES

LOCATION

TIME

120306-01 Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

Tonsler

10:00-11:00 am

120306-02 Su

Sep 9-Oct 14

Tonsler

1:00-2:00 pm

120306-03 Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Carver

10:00-11:00 am

GRADES

PRACTICES

GAMES

1st -2nd Co-Rec

M-F

Sa

Soccer: Parent and Me

3rd-4th boys

Sa

W

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 3-5 This Parent-and-Me development program is a proven instructional program that prepares children for the world of organized sports without the threat of competition or fear of getting hurt. Parents work together with their children in a supportive environment to learn all the basic skills. $30.00 for residents and $39.00 for non-residents

3rd-4th girls

Sa

M

5th-6th boys

Sa

Tu

7th-8th boys

Sa

Th

5th-6th and 7th-8th girls

Sa

Th

NEW

Youth Tennis League

6-Game Season  Grades 6-12 The Charlottesville Youth Tennis League is open to all skill levels looking for a fun and competitive experience. Participants will enjoy a six-game regular season and an end-of-season-playoff. Participants will be split into two divisions: Middle School (Grades 6-8) and High School (Grades 9-12). Participants are required to bring their own racket. Charlottesville Parks & Recreation will furnish tennis balls. $40.00 for residents and $52.00 for non-residents

LOCATIONS: Darden Towe Park 1476 Darden Towe Park Road Charlottesville, VA 22911 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

LOCATION

TIME

120220-01 Tu

Sep 11-Oct 16

Darden Towe

5:45 -6:45 pm

120220-02 Tu

Nov 6-Dec 11

Carver

9:00 -10:00 am

LOCATION: Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

TIME

LEAGUE

120480-01 Tu

Sep 4-Oct 23

6:15-8:15 pm

Singles

120480-02 Th

Sep 6-Oct 25

6:15-8:15 pm

Doubles

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Adult Athletics

Adult Tennis Lessons 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 18+ This fun and fast-paced developmental tennis program will feature training that will teach the six basic strokes of tennis in combination with footwork, positioning and match play strategies. Class participants are encouraged to pair up and play points directly following each class. This is a great way to put those skills to the test while they are still fresh. $40.00 for residents and $52.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

LEVEL

TIME

120307-01 Sa

Sep 15-Oct 20

Beginner

9:00-10:00 am

120307-02 Sa

Sep 15-Oct 20

Intermediate 12:00-1:00 pm

Menʼs Fall Volleyball NEW

10 games  Ages 15+

Fall Kickball

NOTICE! Volleyball registration is Aug 13-Aug 31. $350.00 per team

8-Game Season  Ages 18+ Welcome to the Charlottesville Adult Kickball League! Teams can register in our Competitive or Recreational League. The Competitive League is designed for sports enthusiasts who wish to apply skills in a competitive environment at a high level. The Recreational League will have a more social and leisure atmosphere that emphasizes fun over competition. All teams will play an eight-game regular season followed by a single-elimination playoff. Teams will receive 15 team tee-shirts for registration. All games will be played at Azalea Park, McIntire Park or Washington Park fields. $400.00 per team LOCATIONS: Azalea Park 304 Old Lynchburg Rd. ACTIVITY#

DAYS

McIntire Park 375 Route 250 Bypass

DATES

NO CLASS

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120105-01

Th

Sep 13 - Dec 6

NO CLASS TIME

6:00-10:00 pm

Washington Park 1001 Preston Ave. TIME

120202-01 F

Sep 7-Nov 2

6:00-10:00 pm

120202-02 Su

Sep 9-Nov 4

11:00 am-5:00 pm

NEW

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Adult Tennis League

6-Game Season  Ages 18+ The Charlottesville Adult Tennis League is for adults of all skill levels. Participants will enjoy a six-game regular season and an end-of-season playoff. Participants will be split into divisions according to skill level. Participants are required to bring their own racket. Charlottesville Parks & Recreation will furnish tennis balls. $40.00 for residents and $52.00 for non-residents

Womenʼs Fall Volleyball

LOCATION: Tonsler Park 500 Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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10 games  Ages 15+ NOTICE! Volleyball registration is Aug 13-Aug 31. $350.00 per team

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

AGES

DIVISION

120481-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 29

Ages 18-39

Singles

120481-02

W

Sep 5-Oct 24

Ages 18-39

Doubles

120481-03

M

Sep 10-Oct 29

Ages 40+

Singles

120481-04

W

Sep 5-Oct 24

Ages 40+

Doubles

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120106-01

M

Sep 10 - Nov 29

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS

TIME

6:00-10:00 pm

(434) 970-3260


Co-Rec Fall Volleyball 10 games  Ages 15+ NOTICE! Volleyball registration is Aug 13-Aug 31. $350.00 per team LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120104-01

W

Sep 12 - Dec 5

NO CLASS TIME

6:00-10:00 pm

Introduction to Pickleball 6 classes / 75 minutes  Ages 16+ Pickleball is a fun and energetic sport that combines elements of tennis and badminton. Pickleball can be played indoors or outdoors. Learn some skills and rules and just have fun while getting a great workout! This sport is for everyone! $60.00 for residents and $70.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902

DROP-IN

  Senior Pickleball

Ages 60+ Join the games on Fridays, August 31 through June 7 from 2:15 4:15 pm. $2.00 drop-in fee each time you participate or free with an Access Pass (see page 13). LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

160214-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

160214-02

Tu

Oct 23-Dec 4

Nov 6

5:30-6:45 pm

160214-03

Th

Oct 25-Dec 6

Nov 22

3:30-4:45 pm

5:15-6:30 pm

DROP-IN

  Senior Basketball

Ages 60+

6 classes / 75 minutes  Ages 16+

Come join your peers Mondays, 12:00 - 2:00 pm from August 18 December 17 for a pickup game or just shoot baskets. $2.00 drop-in fee each time you participate or free with an Access Pass (see page 13).

Pickleball a fun and energetic sport that combines elements of tennis and badminton. This class is for players who would like more practice before advancing to the Intermediate level. $60.00 for residents and $70.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902

Pickleball: Improve Your Accuracy

LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

Stay Up To Date! DATES

160209-01 Th

NO CLASS

Sep 6-Oct 11

TIME

3:30-4:45 pm

Intermediate Pickleball

Free Mobile App: Available for Android and Apple

6 classes / 75 minutes  Ages 18+ Pickleball is a fun and energetic sport that combines elements of tennis and badminton. In this class, we will work on drills, ball placement and game strategy. Pickleball paddles and balls are supplied for the class. $60.00 for residents and $70.00 for non-residents

@charlottesvilleparksandrecreation @CvilleRec

LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec

@cvilleparksandrec NO CLASS

TIME

160210-01 M

Sep 10-Oct 15

5:15-6:30 pm

160210-02 M

Oct 29-Dec 3

5:15-6:30 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

Inclement Weather Hotline: (434) 970-3593

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WINTER BREAK CAMP 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM* Carver Recreation Center

Enjoy games, field trips, arts and crafts, swimming and more. We provide inclusion opportunities for participants with special needs or disabilities. REGISTRATION BEGINS

AUGUST 6

CAMP

Who: Kindergarten - 6th Grade Cost: $80/week for residents $104/week for non-residents Scholarships: Financial assistance is available. Please ask about our scholarship program. All scholarships are due by December 1. *Camp will close at 2:00 pm on December 24 and 31.

REGISTRATION

Activity Numbers and Dates of Camps: SESSION 1: ACTIVITY #150600-01 Dec 24-28 (no camp Dec. 25) Register before 4:00 pm on December 21. SESSION 2: ACTIVITY #150600-02 Dec 31-Jan 4 (no camp Jan 1) Register before 4:00 pm on December 28.

METHODS OF REGISTRATION: Online: webtrac.charlottesville.org Phone: (434) 970-3260 In-Person: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Parks & Recreation Main Office 501 East Main Street 36


DOWNTOWN SAFE

PRESENTS

HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 27 2:00 - 4:30 PM

GAMES AND EVENTS Sprint Pavilion until 4:00 pm

TRICK-OR-TREATING Downtown Mall from 4:00-4:30 pm

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! For more information, call (434) 970-3260 or visit www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec

CAMP REGISTRATION BEGINS MARCH 1

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Explore

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Nature Explorers

Teddy Bear Hike

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 2-5

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-7

Learn about nature and the outdoors with your child. A variety of activities is planned weekly, such as hands-on activities, crafts, nature walks and much more. First class will meet at the nature trail at Pen Park. Other City Parks and trails will be explored during the class. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

Bring your favorite stuffed friend or toy for a fun-filled hike on the Rivanna Trail. Learn about the native animals and their habitats. $9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Pen Park 1400 Pen Park Road Charlottesville, VA 22901 NO CLASS TIME

LOCATION: Riverview Park 298 Riverside Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

170102-01

Sa

Sep 15

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130109-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

11:00-11:45 am

Pirate Hike

130109-02

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

11:00-11:45 am

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-7

Urban Fishing

NO CLASS TIME

10:00-11:00 am

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 7-12

Come dressed as a pirate. Learn about the great outdoors as you follow a treasure map. $9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents

Learn the basics of fishing and the outdoors. Participants will learn how to properly bait a hook, cast and reel in. Participants will also learn fishing laws and guidelines. $62.00 for residents and $81.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Riverview Park 298 Riverside Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22902

LOCATION: Quarry Park 427 Quarry Road Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130203-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

170103-01

Sa

Oct 13

NO CLASS TIME

10:00-11:00 am

NO CLASS TIME

4:00-5:00 pm

Facility Rentals We offer a variety of different spaces for your special event or meeting. Carver, Key and Tonsler recreation centers are excellent venues for: Baby/Bridal Showers • Banquets • Dances • Meetings • Parties • Reunions • Trade Shows • Training • Wedding Receptions

For more information or booking, please call (434) 970-3267. FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

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Fitness & Wellness

fitness@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3086 40


NEW

Essential Oils: The Basics

Charlottesville Splash N Dash

1 class / 2 hours  Ages 16+

Ages 7+ The young and old are invited to join us for this fun race event. This intergenerational race is a great way to get families enjoying healthy competition together. Includes shirt and medal. Top three finishers in each age group will receive prizes. Any entry in youth or senior division will include an entry into the Grandparent/Grandchild Relay. $20.00

Join us for a class filled with hands-on science and a discussion on how your emotions re held in one of three places: the mind, heart and gut. During the class, participants will learn how to use essential oils to heal and to target particular emotions. All participants will have an opportunity to make their own essential oil “well-being” blend, using the information learned in class. $30 for residents and $39 for non-residents

DIVISIONS

SWIM

RUN/ WALK

Youth 7-8

25 yards

.5 mile

Youth 9-10

25 yards

.5 mile

Youth 11-12

50 yards

.75 mile

Youth 13-14

100 yards

.75 mile

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

Senior 60+

100 yards

.75 mile

140198-02

Tu

Oct 9

Senior 60+ Relay

100 yards

.75 mile

The Grandparent/Grandchild Relay

25 yards

.5 mile

DAYS

DATES

220317-01

Sa

Sep 8

NO CLASS TIME

1:30 pm

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 4-5 This fun and non-competitive class will teach children the fundamentals of karate while developing skills such as flexibility, balance, coordination and discipline. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 DAYS

DATES

TIME

6:00-8:00 pm

Essential Oils: Women’s Health Take an in-depth look at the unique way a woman’s body is wired and how an essential-oil routine can help women achieve optimal health. Topics covered include hormonal balance, good quality sleep, emotional stability and daily cellular health. Taught by an experienced professional, this highly informative and interactive class will leave the participants feeling great and ready to put their knowledge to use. $30 for residents and $39 for non-residents

Karate

ACTIVITY#

NO CLASS

1 class / 2 hours  Ages 16+

LOCATION: Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140198-03

Tu

Nov 13

NO CLASS

TIME

6:00-8:00 pm

NO CLASS TIME

120702-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

4:30-5:15 pm

120702-02

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

5:30-6:15 pm

120702-03

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

6:30-7:15 pm

Essential Oils: The Basics 1 class / 2 hours  Ages 16+ Spend your evening learning about the uses of essential oils and create your own sample to take home. Participants are introduced to the many cosmetic and holistic uses of essential oils. Students will learn the history of essential oils, different grades, how to use and what types of oils are available. Participants will be able to make their own essential oil blend using what they have learned in the class. Each student will also receive a popular essential oil from doTERRA for attending. $30 for residents and $39 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140198-01

Tu

Sep 11

NO CLASS TIME

6:00-8:00 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

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Paint Night 1 class / 2 hours  Ages 16+ Join us for a brilliant evening of painting, socializing and snacking. We provide everything you need to complete your 16"x 20" canvas in about two hours. $30.00 for residents and $39.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Princess Tea Party

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130255-1

F

Nov 9

6:00-8:00 pm

130255-2

F

Dec 7

6:00-8:00 pm

Columbus Day: Exploring the New World 1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-6 Come build a ship and explore the New World. LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130290-01

M

Oct 8

NO CLASS TIME

1:00-2:00pm

Turkey Lurkey

Come celebrate Turkey Day with us by creating Thanksgiving Day themed crafts. $9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130291-01

Sa

Nov 17

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

130293-01

Sa

Sep 15

1:00-2:00 pm

130293-02

Sa

Nov 10

1:00-2:00 pm

NEW

Knights of the Round Table

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-6

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-6

NEW

Celebrate happily-ever-after with the princesses and animals of your favorite fairytales! We will create beautiful works of art fit for royalty. Think pink and glitter and everything princess! $9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

$9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents

NEW

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-6

NO CLASS TIME

1:00-2:00 pm

Crafty Elves

Join the Knights of the Round Table on a quest to slay a dragon. $9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130292-01

Sa

Oct 13

1:00-2:00 pm

130292-02

Sa

Dec 8

1:00-2:00 pm

DROP-IN

NO CLASS

TIME

  Art Adventures

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 3-6

11 classes / 90 minutes  Ages 1-6

Work with the elves to create an elftastic gift you can take home. $9.00 for residents and $12.00 for non-residents

This open studio uses projects based on monthly themes and inspired by the interests of the children. Children and caregivers can move through the space, visiting project stations with varied themes. This class is designed to encourage students to learn through play and sensory experience as they create small and large works, exercising fine and gross motor skills. Parent/caregiver supervision is required. Two fee options: Registration $36.00 for residents and $42.00 for non-residents, which covers eight visits and Parent-and-Me Playgroup, or a $7.00 daily drop-in fee.

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130331-01

Sa

Dec 8

NO CLASS TIME

1:00-2:00 pm

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

DAYS

DATES

130300-01

M,Th

Sep 6-Oct 15

130300-02

M,Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS TIME

10:00-11:30 am Nov 22

10:00-11:30 am

(434) 970-3260

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Little Artists: Basic Art Level 1

Art Masters: Basic Art Level 4

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 1-3

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 7-12

Introduce your toddler to the arts with this play-based art exploration class. Enjoy watching your child play with different art mediums, from finger painting to collage materials to sand and water play. Smocks are provided, but don’t forget to come dressed for a mess! Parent supervision is required. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

Put your own twist on drawings, sculptures and paintings inspired by some of the world’s greatest artists. A mixed-media class with an emphasis on basic art history, geared toward upper-elementary and middle schoolers. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY# NO CLASS TIME

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

130328-01 W

Sep 5-Oct 10

6:00-6:45 pm

130328-02 W

Nov 7-Dec 19 Oct 31, Nov 21

6:00-6:45 pm

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130312-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

10:00-10:45 am

130312-02

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

4:00-4:45 pm

Sensory Explorers

130312-03

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

11:00-11:45 am

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 1-5

130312-04

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

10:00-10:45 am

130312-05

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

4:00-4:45 pm

130312-06

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

11:00-11:45 am

Do stimulating sensory tables attract the creative mind of your tiny tot? If so, he or she will have an unforgettable experience when attending this class. We’ll be getting our hands dirty and feeding our senses by exploring various textures such as couscous, pudding, moon dough and more. Join us! $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

Preschool Art: Basic Art Level 2 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-5 Introduce your child to the arts with this play-based art exploration class. Enjoy watching your child play with different art mediums, from finger painting to collage materials to sand and water play. Smocks are provided, but don’t forget to come dressed for a mess! Parent supervision is required for children ages 3 and under. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130299-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

130299-02

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

10:45-11:30am Nov 23

10:45-11:30am

Art in the Park

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130311-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

3:00-3:45 pm

130311-02

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

3:00-3:45 pm

130311-03

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

10:00-10:45 am

130311-04

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

130311-05

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

3:00-3:45 pm

130311-06

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

10:00-10:45 am

3:00-3:45 pm

Art Explorers: Basic Art Level 3 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 5-8 Draw, paint, sculpt, build and more, all in this art exploration class geared toward elementary schoolers. Learn about several different artistic mediums and get ready to experiment and create projects of your very own! $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

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LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130313-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

5:00-5:45 pm

130313-03

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

5:00-5:45 pm

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 1.5-5 Join us at a local park pavilion for an outdoor art class just for preschoolers. We will paint with our hands and feet, make a collaborative mural and much more! Come dressed to get wet and make a mess! This class meets rain or shine. Parental supervision is required. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATIONS: Greenleaf Park 1598 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22901

Azalea Park 304 Old Lynchburg Road Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

LOCATION

TIME

130219-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

Greenleaf

10:00-10:45 am

130219-02

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

Azelea

10:00-10:45 am


Sculpture Creations 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-6 Work with all different textures, materials and colors to create the coolest sculpture creation. Please dress for a mess. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

Readiculous

130325-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

4:00-4:45 pm

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 1.5-3

130325-02

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

3:00-3:45 pm

Each class begins with a fun read-aloud and ends with a related project, which may be edible, artsy or downright goopy. Come join the fun! $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

130325-03

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

130325-04

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

3:00-3:45 pm

Youth Sculpture 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 7-12

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130318-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

130318-02

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

NEW

4:00-4:45 pm Nov 24

Students will have fun learning new techniques for working with clay, papier-mâché and plaster molds to create functional and sculptural pieces. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

NO CLASS TIME

9:45-10:30 am Nov 23

9:45-10:30 am

Land, Sea, Sky

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-5

ACTIVITY#

Create a landscape underwater, on land or in space, then populate it with your imagination. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

130297-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

5:00-5:45 pm

130297-02

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

4:00-4:45 pm

130297-03

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

5:00-5:45 pm

130297-04

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

4:00-4:45 pm

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

Homeschool 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 5-12

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130310-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

NO CLASS TIME

9:00-9:45 am

130310-02

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

130310-03

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

9:00-9:45 am

130310-04

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

4:00-4:45 pm

NEW

DAYS

4:00-4:45 pm

Cars, Trucks, Trains

Draw, paint, sculpt and print in this fun, creative class. Learn about several different artistic mediums; experiment and create projects of your very own. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-5

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

Put on your conductor hat and driving gloves as we explore different ways to make your favorite thing on wheels. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

130334-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

130334-02

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

NO CLASS TIME

12:00-12:45 pm Nov 6

12:00-12:45 pm

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130365-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

11:00-11:45 am

130365-02

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

5:00-5:45 pm

130365-03

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

11:00-11:45 am

130365-04

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

5:00-5:45 pm

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Adult Watercolor 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 14+ Adults will explore tube watercolors, color mixing and other watercolor techniques, leading to feeling comfortable with the materials and confident enough to paint a simple project. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

NEW

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Holiday Piñatas

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 7-12

NO CLASS TIME

130171-01

Tu

Sep 4 – Oct 9

7:00-7:45pm

Do you have a favorite holiday character? If you do, join us as we create piñata versions of our fictional friends. Come, get messy and explore your hidden love for all things papier-mâché. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

130171-02

Tu

Oct 30 – Dec 11 Nov 6

7:00-7:45pm

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130364-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

130364-02

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

5:00-5:45 pm Nov 22

5:00-5:45 pm

Children’s Watercolor 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 6-8 Children will experience the use of tube watercolors, often considered a “grownup” medium. They will explore the materials, learn techniques and have fun making a project they can take home. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Acrylic Painting 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 60+

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130170-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

130170-02

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

6:00-6:45 pm Nov 6

6:00-6:45 pm

Participants will be introduced to the unique texture of acrylic paint. Learn a new skill each week, culminating in a finished painting! $20.00 LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160301-01

Th

Oct 11-Nov 15

NO CLASS TIME

2:00-3:00 pm

Collage 4 classes / 2 hours  Ages 60+ Join us for four sessions where we will design and create seasonal collage. All supplies, including frames, are provided. $10.00

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FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

LOCATION: Mary Williams Community Senior Center 674 Hillsdale Drive Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160302-01

W

Sep 19-Oct 10

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS TIME

12:30-2:30 pm

(434) 970-3260


Featuring three SilverSneakers fitness centers: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW (434) 970-3053

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Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue (434) 970-3072 Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street (434) 293-8273

Present your SilverSneakers ID card to get a Charlottesville Parks & Recreation Access Pass. If you don’t have your card, go to silversneakers.com to print a card.

If your Medicare health plan, Medicare Supplement carrier or group retiree plan includes SilverSneakers as part of your benefit package, you qualify for access to these great amenities at no upfront cost: • f ree weights and cardiovascularand strength-training equipment; • indoor lap and leisure pools; and •g  roup exercise classes such as yoga, Zumba, water aerobics and more. To find out if you are eligible, visit silversneakers.com or stop by the front desk at Carver Recreation Center or Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center for assistance.

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Learn: Dance

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Music and Movement

Pre-Ballet

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 1.5-3

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-5

Come and explore the elements of music and dance. We will begin with steady beat, pitch exploration and movement games and will progress from there as the instructor gauges the skill level of the students. Along the way, we will use instruments, props, books, recordings and more to create an integrated music experience. Parental participation required. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

Designed for the youngest ballerina, this class teaches the beginning movements through easy and fun dance steps. Emphasis is on developing coordination, rhythm, flexibility and fun. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140217-02

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

5:00-5:45 pm

140217-03

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

11:00-11:45 am

140217-04

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

9:00-9:45 am

140217-05

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

3:00-3:45 pm

140217-06

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

9:00-9:45 am

140217-07

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

12:00-12:45 pm

140217-08

Su

Sep 9-Oct 14

2:00-2:45 pm

140217-09

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

5:00-5:45 pm

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 1.5-3

140217-10

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

11:00-11:45 am

Students will be introduced to the basics of ballet through dance activities for coordination, musicality and storytelling. We’ll stretch and move together with dance scarves, rhythm sticks and more! Parents/Caregivers come dressed to dance! $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

140217-11

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

9:00-9:45 am

140217-12

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

3:00-3:45 pm

140217-13

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

9:00-9:45 am

140217-14

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

12:00-12:45 pm

140217-15

Su

Nov 4-Dec 9

Nov 25

2:00-2:45 pm

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140208-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

140208-02

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

140208-03

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

140208-04

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

NO CLASS TIME

10:00-10:45 am Nov 22

10:00-10:45 am 5:00-5:45pm

Nov 6

5:00-5:45pm

Parent-and-Me Pre-Ballet

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140200-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

140200-02

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

NO CLASS TIME

Fairy Tale Ballet 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-5 NO CLASS TIME

10:00-10:45 am Nov 23

10:00-10:45 am

This class introduces the basics of ballet for the beginning dancer. Students learn while acting out fun storylines from popular fairy tales and classical ballet stories. No experience necessary. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140204-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

3:00-3:45 pm

140204-02

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

9:00-9:45 am

140204-03

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

4:00-4:45 pm

140204-04

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

10:00-10:45 am

140204-05

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

1:00-1:45 pm

140204-06

Su

Sep 9-Oct 14

4:00-4:45 pm

140204-07

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

140204-08

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

9:00-9:45 am

140204-09

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

4:00-4:45 pm

140204-10

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

10:00-10:45 am

140204-11

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

1:00-1:45 pm

140204-12

Su

Nov 4-Dec 9

Nov 25

4:00-4:45 pm

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS TIME

3:00-3:45 pm

(434) 970-3260

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Tiny Tap and Tutu 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-6 This class is geared towards learning the very basics of tap and ballet, while making friends and having fun. Students will work on developing body coordination, balance, rhythm and concentration. Ballet and tap shoes are required for this class. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Creative Dance

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

140220-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

4:00-4:45 pm

140220-02

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

11:00-11:45 am

140220-03

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

11:00-11:45 am

140220-04

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

140220-05

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

11:00-11:45 am

140220-06

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

11:00-11:45 am

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 4-6 Come and play with the elements of dance in fun ways! This is not a technical dance class and is great for both girls and boys who like to move! With the help of props, stories, songs, art materials and games, we will explore the elements of dance; such as space, time, shape, body parts, expressive qualities and more. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

4:00-4:45 pm

Youth Hip-Hop 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-8 Learn basic hip-hop moves, styles and steps. Students will increase coordination and balance while gaining confidence and rhythm. Participants will learn routines and have fun in this high-energy class. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140233-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

140233-02

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

NO CLASS

TIME

4:00-4:45 pm Nov 22

4:00-4:45 pm

Beginning Ballet 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 5-8

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

140219-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

140219-03

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

140219-02

Su

140219-04

Su

AGES

5:00-5:45 pm

3-4

5:00-5:45 pm

3-4

Sep 9-Oct 14

5:00-5:45 pm

5-8

Nov 3-Dec 15 Nov 24

5:00-5:45 pm

5-8

Nov 23

Hip-Hop 101 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 6-13 This cardio-based class will keep your heart pounding and your hips shaking to the latest dance mixes. We will take you through a progression-based choreographed dance class that will keep you energized and excited. This class is all about having fun and getting a good workout. Learn basic hip-hop moves, styles and steps. Participants will increase coordination and balance while gaining confidence and rhythm; they will also learn routines and have fun. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

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LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130701-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

130701-02

Th

Nov 8-Dec 20

NO CLASS TIME

6:15-7:15 pm Nov 22

6:15-7:15 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

This class teaches beginning-level ballet techniques for the young dancer. Students will improve coordination, posture, flexibility and concentration. They will also be introduced to ballet barre work and encouraged to have fun. No experience necessary. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140206-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

140206-03

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

NO CLASS

TIME

6:00-6:45 pm Nov 23

6:00-6:45 pm

Beginning Tap 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 5-8 A fun introduction to basic percussion rhythms and counting with your feet. Beginning tap steps are taught, while learning coordination, balance and fun. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140214-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

6:00-6:45 pm

140214-03

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

6:00-6:45 pm

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS

TIME

(434) 970-3260


Modern Dance

NEW

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 8-12 In this class, students will learn the movement of various modern dance techniques. Students will develop strength, flexibility and coordination through technical and artistic exercises. No experience necessary. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 6-12 Students will be introduced to ballet with a mixture of a little hip-hop. Come join us as we leap into a new age of ballet and hip-hop dancing, with familiar swirls and twirls and added dappin. $45.00 residents and $59.00 non-resident LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140241-01

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

140241-02

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

NEW

Ballet Hip-Hop

NO CLASS TIME

ACTIVITY#

2:00-2:45 pm Nov 24

2:00-2:45 pm

Irish Dance

An introduction to basic Irish dance movements: jumping, hopping, skilling and counting the beats and having fun with Irish dance. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

DATES

NO CLASS

140224-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

140224-02

Th

Nov 8-Dec 13

NEW

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 8-12

DAYS

TIME

5:00-6:00 pm Nov 22

5:00-6:00 pm

Hit the Floor

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 6-12 If you like TV shows, then bring it on! This is the class for you. Come join us for six nights of fun and excitement. $47.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

140216-02

Su

Sep 9-Oct 14

140216-04

Su

Nov 4-Dec 9

NO CLASS TIME

3:00-3:45 pm Nov 25

3:00-3:45 pm

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

140234-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

140234-02

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

TIME

6:00-7:00 pm Nov 23

6:00-7:00 pm

Indoor Pool Party

Celebrate Your Birthday with Charlottesville Parks & Recreation!

Available at Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center

We offer a variety of party themes and locations. Days and times of parties vary by location. Please contact the facility directly for more information or to book your party.

$150 Residents $185 Non-Residents

Roller Skating Party Available at Carver Recreation Center $100 Residents $135 Non-Residents Call: (434) 970-3053

Basketball Party

Dodgeball Party

Arts and Crafts Party

Available at Carver Recreation Center

Available at Carver Recreation Center

$145 Residents $180 Non-Residents

$145 Residents $180 Non-Residents

Call: (434) 970-3053

Call: (434) 970-3053

Call: (434) 970-3072

Gaming Party

Available at Carver Recreation Center

Available at Carver Recreation Center

$125 Residents $160 Non-Residents

$125 Residents $160 Non-Residents

Call: (434) 970-3053

Call: (434) 970-3053

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Inclement Weather Policy In weather-related emergencies, Charlottesville Parks & Recreation programs, events, classes and rentals at Parks & Recreation facilities and parks will be cancelled based upon the closing decision of City of Charlottesville Public Schools. When a weather emergency occurs on a holiday and/or when schools are not in session, the City’s Communications Office will give information regarding epartmental cancellations and closings to the news media. Charlottesville Parks & Recreation reserves the right to cancel or close in advance of City of Charlottesville Public Schools should weather and public safety conditions warrant. Parks & Recreation also reserves the right to modify operations based on its own public safety assessment (unless the City is officially closed). IN THE CASE OF INCLEMENT WEATHER, SEE BELOW TO SEE HOW YOUR CLASS OR ACTIVITY WILL BE AFFECTED: IF THE CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED ALL DAY: All registered programs and events are cancelled. Carver Recreation Center and Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center will operate from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Key Recreation Center will operate from 12:00 – 5:00 pm. All other facilities are closed. Private rentals may occur at Carver Recreation Center, Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center or Key Recreation Center during the modified hours, at the renter’s discretion.

IF THE CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS OPEN TWO HOURS LATE: All Parks & Recreation programs, classes, events and rentals beginning before 10:00 am are cancelled; those beginning at 10:00 am or later will operate as scheduled. All Parks & Recreation facilities and offices will be open for normal business hours except for Carver Recreation Center and Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center, which will open at 10:00 am. IF CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS CLOSE TWO HOURS EARLY: All Parks & Recreation programs, classes, events and rentals beginning after 12:00 pm are cancelled; those beginning before 12:00 pm will operate as scheduled. All Parks & Recreation facilities and offices will close at 5:00 pm. IF CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS DO NOT DISMISS EARLY, BUT CANCEL ALL AFTER-SCHOOL AND EVENING ACTIVITIES. All Parks & Recreation programs, classes, events and rentals will end at 5:00 pm. All Parks & Recreation facilities and offices will close at 5:00 pm. IF THE CITY OF CHARLOTTESVILLE CLOSES FOR BUSINESS: All Parks & Recreation programs, classes, events and rentals are cancelled. All Parks & Recreation facilities and offices will be closed for the duration that the City of closed for business. IN THE EVENT OF INCLEMENT WEATHER WHEN CITY SCHOOLS ARE NOT IN SESSION OR A NON-SCHOOL DAY: The Parks & Recreation Department reserves the right to cancel programs and close facilities should weather conditions warrant. Notifications of cancellations and closings will be made through the City’s Office of Communications and will be on the City website. Cancellation and closing information will also be posted to the Department Weather Line: (434) 970-3593. RESCHEDULING OF CANCELLED PROGRAMS, CLASSES, EVENTS AND RENTALS: Every effort will be made to reschedule cancelled programs. Scheduling of makeup dates and times will be provided at the next regularly scheduled class session. Should make-up programs not be scheduled, participants will be provided a prorated refund. Rescheduling of rentals can be coordinated by contacting the Department at (434) 970-3260. If no rescheduled date can be arranged, fees will be refunded.

FOR INCLEMENT WEATHER NOTIFICATIONS, PLEASE USE THE FOLLOWING RESOURCES: Inclement Weather Hotline: (434) 970-3593 Web: www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec Facebook: www.facebook.com/ charlottesvilleparksandrecreation Twitter: www.twitter.com/CvilleRec 52


Scholarship Program ELIGIBILITY

RESIDENCY AND INCOME DOCUMENTATION

The scholarship program is available to City of Charlottesville residents only. Eligibility for a scholarship is based upon gross annual income and household size. Proper documentation must be submitted in order to be considered for eligibility. If the applicant does not have the required documentation, then he or she must have income verified by the City of Charlottesville’s Department of Social Services, using the department's standard income verification processes and methods. Children who are under the custody of the City of Charlottesville’s Department of Social Services are also eligible.

In order to be considered for a Parks & Recreation scholarship, a signed application with the following documentation must be submitted: 1) P  roof of residency paperwork, which includes: a government-issued ID, a utility bill or a residential lease. 2) A signed waiver to obtain financial information from the Department of Social Services or a signed copy of the applicantʼs current U.S. Federal Income Tax return.

BENEFITS Recreational Classes, Programs and Camps The Parks & Recreation scholarship provides a 25% to 90% discount for recreational classes, programs and camps on a sliding scale based on gross annual income and household size.

Recreation Centers and Pools The Parks & Recreation scholarship provides a 25% to 90% discount for passes only to Carver Recreation Center, Key Recreation Center, Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center, Onesty Family Aquatic Center and Washington Park Pool on a sliding scale based on gross annual income and household size.

HOW TO APPLY For the complete scholarship rules, eligibility, benefits and application process, visit www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec or stop by any Parks & Recreation facility and pick up a copy of the scholarship application.

APPLICATIONS CAN BE SUBMITTED:

DROP-OFF LOCATIONS Charlottesville Parks & Recreation 501 East Main Street Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Smith Aquatic & Fitness Center 1000-A Cherry Avenue

ONLINE

at www.charlottesville.org/parksandrec

BY MAIL

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation P.O. Box 911 Charlottesville, VA 22902

Questions? Please call (434) 970-3260 53


Learn: Gymnastics

learn@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3086 54


DROP-IN

Dance and Tumbling

  Tumble Time

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 4-5

6 classes / 75 minutes  Ages 1-5 Does your child want to practice individual gymnastics skills in a safe environment with an instructor or are you just looking to try gymnastics without committing to a weekly class? Drop in to this fun Tumble Time with your child! Kids can choose what they would like to practice and the instructor will work with them on certain skills. Active parental supervision is required for children 3 and under. The $6.00 drop-in fee covers 75 minutes of fun and practice time in the gymnastics room. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Our two most popular classes come together to keep your tot rocking and rolling. Students will have a ball learning the basics of ballet and also getting to practice tumbling. We’re having twice the fun, so you better come join us! $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120518-01

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

120518-02

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

NO CLASS

TIME

12:00-1:15 pm Nov 21

12:00-1:15 pm

Art and Tumbling

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

140145-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

3:00-4:00 pm

140145-02

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

3:00-4:00 pm

140145-03

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

3:00-4:00 pm

140145-04

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

3:00-4:00 pm

Peanut Butter and Jelly 6 classes / 30 minutes  Ages 1-2 and 2-3

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 1-3 Let’s get active and then get creative! This hybrid Parent-and-Me class combines the messiness of Little Artists (see page 44) with the physical engagement of Peanut Butter and Jelly gymnastics. Your tot will jump, roll, tumble and swing and then have a blast expressing his or her artistic creativity. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Designed to introduce young children to the basic elements of gymnastics, this Parent-and-Me class teaches children coordination and balance using fun games and playtime activities. Follow along as your child leads the way, only stepping in to provide a bit of help when needed. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 Ages 1-2

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120530-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120501-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

10:15-10:45 am

9:00-10:00 am

120501-02

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

3:15-3:45 pm

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

9:15-9:45 am

NO CLASS TIME

NO CLASS

TIME

120530-02

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

3:00-4:00 pm

120501-03

120530-03

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

3:00-4:00 pm

120501-04

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

11:00-11:30 am

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

10:15-10:45 am

120530-04

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

9:00-10:00 am

120501-05

120530-05

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

9:00-10:00 am

120501-12

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

10:15-10:45 am

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

3:15-3:45 pm

120530-06

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

9:00-10:00 am

120501-13

120530-07

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

9:00-10:00 am

120501-14

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

9:15-9:45 am

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

11:00-11:30 am

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

10:15-10:45 am

DAYS

DATES

120530-08

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

3:00-4:00 pm

120501-15

120530-09

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

3:00-4:00 pm

120501-16

120530-10

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

9:00-10:00 am

120530-11

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

9:00-10:00 am

120530-12

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

9:00-10:00 am

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

Ages 2-3 ACTIVITY#

NO CLASS

TIME

120501-06 Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

10:00-10:45 am

120501-07 W

Sep 5-Oct 10

9:00-9:45 am

120501-08 Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

4:00-4:45 pm

120501-09 F

Sep 7-Oct 12

11:00-11:45 am

120501-11

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

10:00-10:45 am

120501-17

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

10:00-10:45 am

120501-18

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

9:00-9:45 am

120501-19

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

4:00-4:45 pm

120501-20

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

11:00-11:45 am

120501-22

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

10:00-10:45 am

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

(434) 970-3260

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Tumble Tots 2 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 4-5 Tumbling tots are too hot to trot! Designed for tiny toddlers, this tumble class introduces little ones to the basic fundamentals of gymnastics. We use a variety of mats and a range of equipment to help young children develop strength, body awareness and confidence all while they have tons of fun making new friends. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Tumble Tots 1 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 3-4 Tumbling tots are too hot to trot! Designed for tiny toddlers, this tumble class introduces little ones to the basic fundamentals of gymnastics. We use a variety of mats and a range of equipment to help young children develop strength, body awareness and confidence all while they have tons of fun making new friends. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

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ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

120503-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

11:00-11:45 am

120503-02

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

4:00-4:45 pm

120503-03

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

11:00-11:45 am

120503-04

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

10:00-10:45 am

120503-05

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

11:00-11:45 am

120503-06

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

5:00-5:45 pm

120503-07

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

10:00-10:45 am

120503-08

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

11:00-11:45 am

120503-09

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

1:00-1:45 pm

120503-10

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

11:00-11:45 am

120503-11

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

4:00-4:45 pm

120503-12

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

11:00-11:45 am

120503-13

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 7

10:00-10:45 am

120503-14

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

11:00-11:45 am

120503-15

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

5:00-5:45 pm

120503-16

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

10:00-10:45 am

120503-17

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

11:00-11:45 am

120503-18

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

1:00-1:45 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

120504-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

5:00-5:45 pm

120504-02

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

4:00-4:45 pm

120504-03

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

6:00-6:45 pm

120504-04

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

12:00-12:45 pm

120504-05

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

2:00-2:45 pm

120504-06

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

120504-07

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

4:00-4:45 pm

120504-08

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

6:00-6:45 pm

120504-09

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

12:00-12:45 pm

120504-10

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

2:00-2:45 pm

5:00-5:45 pm

Tumble Kids 1 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 5-6 Come stretch and bend it out with us! With an emphasis on strength, flexibility and self-confidence, this tumble class for kids is ideal for all tiny gymnasts no matter their skill level. To familiarize children with the fundamentals of gymnastics, we use a diverse collection of gym equipment when teaching these sessions. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

120505-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

5:00-5:45 pm

120505-02

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

4:00-4:45 pm

120505-03

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

3:00-3:45 pm

120505-04

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

4:00-4:45 pm

120505-05

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

5:00-5:45 pm

120505-06

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

4:00-4:45 pm

120505-07

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

3:00-3:45 pm

120505-08

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

4:00-4:45 pm

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

(434) 970-3260


Club Elite 6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 8-12 Kids who are a little more advanced than others but still want to work at their own pace in a noncompetitive environment are ideal candidates for Club Elite. This class teaches proper stretching, balance and coordination to tiny gymnasts of all levels, advancing when they are comfortable doing so. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

Tumble Kids 2

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 6-8

120512-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

Come stretch and bend it out with us! With an emphasis on strength, flexibility and self-confidence, this tumble class for kids is ideal for all tiny gymnasts no matter their skill level. To familiarize children with the fundamentals of gymnastics, we use a diverse collection of gym equipment when teaching these sessions. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

NO CLASS

TIME

6:00-6:45 pm

120512-02

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

6:00-6:45 pm

120512-03

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

5:00-5:45 pm

120512-04

Tu

Oct 30-Dec 11

Nov 6

6:00-6:45 pm

120512-05

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

6:00-6:45 pm

120512-06

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

5:00-5:45 pm

Homeschool Gymnastics

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 6-12 NO CLASS

TIME

Children will learn skills on a wide variety of gymnastics equipment, with an emphasis on strength, flexibility and self-confidence. All levels and children welcome. $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

120506-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

6:00-6:45 pm

120506-02

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

5:00-5:45 pm

120506-03

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

7:00-7:45 pm

120506-04

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

4:00-4:45 pm

120506-05

Sa

Sep 8-Oct 13

3:00-3:45 pm

120506-06

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

6:00-6:45 pm

120506-07

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

Nov 21

5:00-5:45 pm

120521-01

F

Sep 7-Oct 12

120506-08

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

Nov 22

7:00-7:45 pm

120521-02

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

120506-09

F

Nov 2-Dec 14

Nov 23

4:00-4:45 pm

120506-10

Sa

Nov 3-Dec 15

Nov 24

3:00-3:45 pm

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

12:00-12:45 pm Nov 23

12:00-12:45 pm

WE’RE HIRING INSTRUCTORS! Earn competitive pay. Flexible scheduling available. Jobs include: certified fitness, general programs, gymnastics and more.

APPLY TODAY!

WWW.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG/JOBS 57


Learn: Hobbies

learn@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3086 58


Beginner Sewing 1

Adult Beginner Sewing

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 8-12

6 classes / 90 minutes  Ages 18+

Participants will learn basic sewing-machine skills and how to prepare for a project. They will have the opportunity to complete a beginner project such as a pillowcase, drawstring bag, beach/pool tote, shorts or skirt with an elastic waist. Sewing machines and basic sewing supplies will be available. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents

Participants will learn basic sewing-machine skills and how to prepare for a project. They will have the opportunity to complete a beginner project such as a pillowcase, drawstring bag, beach/pool tote, shorts or skirt with an elastic waist. During the first two weeks, you will learn the sewing basics, using the sewing machines and tools of sewing; then, you will move on to a sewing project. Please bring your sewing scraps for practice. When we start the sewing projects, you will need to purchase and bring your own materials. Sewing machines provided. $68.00 for residents and $88.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130339-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

4:30-5:30 pm

130339-02

M

Oct 29-Dec 3

4:30-5:30 pm

Beginner Sewing 2 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 8-12 Participants must have beginner sewing skills. We will learn how to follow and modify a pattern for fit and style. Participants will have the opportunity to complete a project such as a top or dress with collar and buttons or zipper, pants with pockets or zipper or a duffle bag with zipper and straps. Participants will move on to more difficult sewing skills and use them in a project they will make. Practicing skills on the sewing machine,hand sewing and doing the steps for the project. May have to provide some fabric items.Sewing machines and basic sewing items are provided. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130341-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 15

5:45-6:45 pm

130341-02

M

Oct 29-Dec 3

5:45-6:45 pm

LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130103-01

Tu

Sep 4-Oct 9

6:00-7:30 pm

130103-02

Tu

Oct 23-Nov 27

6:00-7:30 pm

TIME

Adult Advanced Sewing 6 classes / 90 minutes  Ages 18+ Participants must have beginner sewing skills and know how to thread the machine and a wind a bobbin. We will learn how to follow and modify a pattern for fit and style. Participants will have the opportunity to complete a project such as a top or dress with collar and buttons or zipper, pants with pockets or zipper or a duffle bag with zipper and straps. You will work with a pattern and learn to read/ understand the instructions. You will also learn sewing machine techniques for button holes, hemming and zippers. You will need to provide fabrics for projects. During the first class, you will decide what projects will be done. Sewing machines provided. $68.00 for residents and $88.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

NO CLASS

DAYS

DATES

130105-01

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

130105-02

W

Oct 24-Dec 5

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS

TIME

6:30-8:00 pm Nov 21

6:30-8:00 pm

(434) 970-3260

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LEGO® Robotics 1 6 Classes / 60 minutes  Ages 8-12 Explore the world of robotics using the newest LEGO® Mindstorm EV3. Students will build robots with motors and sensors in this fun, hands-on class. LEGO® is a registered trademark of the LEGO® Group of companies which do not sponsor, authorize or endorse these programs. $75.00 for residents and $98.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130348-01

Tu

Sep 11-Oct 16

130348-02

Tu

Nov 6-Dec 27

NO CLASS

TIME

5:30-6:30 pm Nov 23

5:30-6:30 pm

LEGO® Robotics 2 6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 8-12 Take your robotics to the next level with activities such as robot wrestling. Try to push other robots out of the ring while remaining in the ring yourself. Experience required. LEGO® is a registered trademark of LEGO® which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse these programs. $75.00 residents and $98.00 for non-residents.

Sewing Mini-Clinic 1 class / 2 hours  Ages 18+ Participants must have completed Adult Beginner Sewing. We will make a holiday-themed10-acre walk-through project such as a table runner or small wall hanging. Please bring sewing scraps for practice; you will need to purchase and bring your own materials. Sewing machines provided. $32.00 for residents and $44.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

130357-01

M

Sep 11-Oct15

5:30-6:30 pm

130357-01

M

Nov 5-Dec 10

5:30-6:30 pm

Coding with Raspberry Pi

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130106-01

Sa

Sep 15

1:00-3:00 pm

130106-02

Sa

Nov 10

1:00-3:00 pm

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 9-12

NO CLASS TIME

The Raspberry Pi is a fun way to learn coding. In this class, you will learn how to work with the Raspberry Pi board. You will learn how to navigate the software and how to program in Python and more. You will also do programming exercises and build simple circuits. At the end of the class, you get to take your Raspberry Pi home with you! $80.00 for residents and $102.00 for non-residents

Copy and Make your Favorite Clothes 6 classes / 90 minutes  Ages 12+ Participants must have intermediate sewing skills and understand how to work with pattern pieces. We will learn how to follow and modify a pattern for fit and style. Participants will also learn different methods used to copy a favorite t-shirt, simple pants or skirt from their own closet. In the first class, we will discuss what type of garments are best to copy and the different methods and materials used to create their new pattern. Participants will return the following week with their chosen garment to copy and the following classes will include constructing the new piece. Sewing machines are provided. $131.00 for residents and $170.00 for non-residents

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

TIME

130366-01

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

5:30-6:15 pm

130366-02

W

Oct 24-Dec 5

5:30-6:15 pm

LOCATION: Key Recreation Center 800 East Market Street Charlottesville, VA 22902 ACTIVITY#

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DAYS

DATES

130368-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

130368-02

Th

Oct 25-Dec 6

NO CLASS TIME

6:00-7:30 pm Nov 22

6:00-7:30 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

(434) 970-3260


3D Printing

Musical Theater

6 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 7-13

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 4-7

Create works of art in three dimensions. Learn techniuqes to build 3D sculptures, miniature fairy or knome houses, mobiles, flags, kites and other functional pieces. $73.00 for residents and $95.00 for non-residents

This exciting new class is for your youngest future Broadway stars. In this class, we lead your little ones on a journey through singing, dancing and acting, that culminates in a mini performance. This class is a great first step into the world of theatre! Come play with us! $45.00 for residents and $59.00 for non-residents

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS TIME

130702-01

Tu

Sep 11-Oct 16

6:45-7:45 pm

130702-02

Tu

Nov 6-Dec 18

6:45-7:45 pm

Weird Science Kids will get to shape their curiosity with hands-on activities that will help them develop critical thinking skills and inspire a passion for science. We will do exciting experiments such as changing the colors of flower petals, oh-so-gooey oobleck, mento explosions, walking water, egg shell geodes and bubble fizz mouths. $47.00 for residents and $61.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 DAYS

DATES

130356-01

W

Sep 5-Oct 10

130356-02

W

Nov 7-Dec 19

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

NO CLASS

140164-01

Th

Sep 6-Oct 11

140164-02

Th

Nov 1-Dec 13

TIME

5:00-5:45 pm Nov 22

5:00-5:45 pm

Flower Arranging

6 classes / 45 minutes  Ages 5-8

ACTIVITY#

LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903

NO CLASS TIME

4:00-4:45 pm Nov 21

4:00-4:45 pm

1 class / 60 minutes  Ages 60+ Learn the basics of Japanese flower arrangement. During this informative workshop, Hiromi will work beside you as you create an arrangement. Have fun learning to design and take it with you to enjoy at home. $5.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160402-01

Th

Nov 15

NO CLASS

TIME

12:00-1:00 pm

Holiday Wreath Making 1 class / 2 hours  Ages 60+

Kids’ Cooking 4 classes / 60 minutes  Ages 8-14 Cooking brings the family together, so now’s the perfect time to pick up some new recipes and healthy ideas. This class has been created to teach participants the ins and outs of the kitchen as they learn what to make for breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert. Come cook with us! $55.00 for residents and $72.00 for non-residents LOCATION: Carver Recreation Center 233 4th Street, NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

130518-01

M

Sep 10-Oct 1

NO CLASS TIME

6:00-7:00 pm

130518-02

Th

Sep 6-Sep 27

6:00-7:00 pm

130518-03

M

Nov 5-Nov 26

6:00-7:00 pm

130518-04

Th

Nov 1-Nov 29

Nov 22

6:00-7:00 pm

Come and start the holiday season off with a new wreath. Join our landscape leader as she assists us in making our own green wreath. $20.00 LOCATION: Pen Park (greenhouse) 1400 Pen Park Road Charlottesville, VA 22901 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160406-02

W

Nov 28

NO CLASS TIME

10:00 am-12:00 pm

We Rock. Create, Share, Hide, Explore!

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Trips

trips@charlottesville.org (434) 970-3261 62


Three Lakes Park

Maymont Park

6 hours  Ages 60+

6 hours  Ages 60+

Three Lakes Park and Nature Center bring together the three worlds of air, water and land for visitors to explore. The Nature Center is a 6,500-square-foot facility featuring a variety of exhibits designed to provide a hands-on experience. The 50,000-gallon aquarium also gives visitors a view of the underwater world. The exhibits in the Nature Center will introduce visitors to the plant and animal life native to the area and wildlife living in the wetlands and woodlands of the park. We will hike, have lunch (bring your own) and explore the Nature Center. $10.00

Explore Maymont’s spectacular Italian Garden, Japanese Garden and Arboretum. Additionally, many smaller specialty gardens exist at Maymont. This will require lots of walking and standing. Bring a bag lunch. $10.00

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160316-01

W

Oct 10

NO CLASS TIME

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Shenandoah Caverns

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160313-01

W

Sep 5

6 hours  Ages 60+

NO CLASS TIME

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Safari Land 6 hours  Ages 60+ Upon arrival at Safari Land, you’ll be able to see animals run and frolic with abandon on our 180-acre property. The animals are free to roam! Don’t be in a hurry; the animals often block your path or lay flat-out in the sun — the choice is theirs. Or choose to see the Safari Village, a 10-acre walk-through area. Stretch your legs and stroll along the paved walkway while viewing animal habitats and behaviors. Bring a bag lunch. $22.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160314-01

W

Sep 12

Shenandoah Caverns has been thrilling visitors of all ages for over 90 years. It’s the only Virginia cavern with elevator service, making it one of the easiest caverns to tour. Cavern tours are one-mile long and you must be able to walk for the approximately one-hour tour. The caverns remain a constant 56 degrees, year-round. Wear a light jacket and comfortable shoes. The caverns are not considered handicap accessible; there are no places to sit inside the caverns. The pathway is crushed gravel with some inclines. Bring a bag lunch. $25.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160317-01

W

Oct 24

NO CLASS TIME

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Montpelier

NO CLASS TIME

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden 6 hours  Ages 60+ Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden offers year-round beauty on an historic property with more than 50 acres of spectacular gardens. A classical domed conservatory is the only one of its kind in the mid-Atlantic. More than a dozen themed gardens include a Children’s Garden, Rose Garden, Asian Valley and Cherry Tree Walk. Experience the wonderful world of butterflies! M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE! is an indoor exhibit in the conservatory and is geared for all ages. Get up close and personal as hundreds of tropical butterflies feed, flutter and take flight all around you. This will require lots of walking and standing. Bring a bag lunch. $15.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903

6 hours  Ages 60+ Immerse yourself in the history of Montpelier. Take a guided tour, explore the galleries, stroll 8+ miles of public walking trails. This trip requires a lot of walking and standing. Bring a bag lunch. $22.00 LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160318-01

W

Nov 14

NO CLASS TIME

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Short Pump 6 hours  Ages 60+ Like to shop or just check out the holiday decorations? We will go to Short Pump for some last-minute shopping and then enjoy lunch at the Olive Garden. Bring money for shopping and for lunch. $10.00

ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160315-01

W

Sep 26

NO CLASS TIME

9:00 am-3:00 pm

FALL REGISTRATION BEGINS AUGUST 6

LOCATION: Crow Recreation Center 1700 Rose Hill Drive Charlottesville, VA 22903 ACTIVITY#

DAYS

DATES

160319-01

W

Dec 12

WEBTRAC.CHARLOTTESVILLE.ORG

NO CLASS TIME

9:00am-3:00pm

(434) 970-3260

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2018 Fall Program Guide  

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation

2018 Fall Program Guide  

Charlottesville Parks & Recreation