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2017 fall/winter season

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Mummy Son Costume Party Put on your best costumes and come dance to the Monster Mash, Thriller, One Eyed Purple People Eater and more! We will have snack food, drinks, games and a costume contest. Saturday | October 14 | 5–8p Ages: 4–12 | Register by Fri., Oct. 6 Fee: $30/couple & $10/ea. add’l boy Location: MAC at Mitch Park Register Today! EdmondParks.com

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O C TO B E R 28 | 5 -7 P M M I TC H PA RK | S E E PAG E 24

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ADULT Ages: 18 & Up FAMILY Ages: 2 & Up PRE–SCHOOL Ages: 2–5 YOUTH Ages: 6–12 TEEN Ages: 13–17

25 Register, Rent & Policies 27 Arcadia Lake 30 KickingBird Golf Club 33 KickingBird Tennis Center O C TO B E R 23 -30 | 5 :30 – 8:30 P M A RC A D I A L A K E | S E E PAG E 28

35 Festival Market Place 36 Edmond Senior Center

41 Calendar of Events

CONTACTS mitch park

SAT U RDAY | D EC E M B E R 2 | 2 P M M I TC H PA RK | S E E PAG E 5

all ages

Saturday • December 2nd • 2p.m. eventbrite.com or edmondparks.com

Arcadia Lake 216–7470 Festival Market Place 359–4630 KickingBird Golf Club 341–5350 KickingBird Tennis Center 348–3120 Parks and Recreation Admin. 359–4630 Recreation Programs 359–4630 Edmond Senior Center 216–7600

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Recreation Programs Recreation

The Multipurpose Activity Center (MAC) is located in Mitch Park and contains the Parks and Recreation office and Senior Center. We offer recreational and cultural based classes and events for all ages and abilities. For more information about classes, events or facility and pavilion rentals, please call (405) 359– 4630, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.—5 p.m.

Craig Dishman Director of Parks and Recreation

Earl London Parks Superintendent

Recreation Program Coordinator

Ages: 18 & Up

ARTS & CRAFTS Deco Mesh Wreaths Don’t go buy one, make one! This is the class you have been waiting for! Add some pizzazz to your home décor with a wreath made with your creative touch. Ages: 18 & Up Min/Max: 2/10

6 – 8 p.m.

$25

Holiday Countdown Show off your artistic skills by painting wooden blocks with Holiday colors and chalkboard paint. We will arrange the blocks in beautiful tier tower for the perfect way to countdown to Christmas. Ages: 18 & Up Min/ Max: 2/10

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November 13

6 –7 p.m. $12

Monogram Pumpkin Join us to make a creative addition to your fall décor. Using a large wooden pumpkin cut out and your initial, you’ll have a distressed monogrammed pumpkin to show off on social media.

12 – 1:30 p.m. $20

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September 26 6 – 8 p.m.

$20

Paint Away This is a basic social painting class for people who think they cannot paint or never have. We will provide the basic layout of the painting and you will provide the color and creativity. All you need is an open mind to let the artist with in to come alive. This is a class that is fun to take with a friend.

Jared Prince

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Ages: 18 & Up Min/ Max: 2/10

Ages: 18 & Up Min/ Max: 3/8

Diane Self

Adults

Image Transfer Coaster Set Customize your coasters by transferring printed paper or your favorite image onto a set of coasters. If you choose to transfer your favorite photo, please email your image to (miranda.patton@edmondok. com).

Ages: 18 & Up Min/Max: 2/12

F *September 22 6 – 8 p.m. T October 10 6 – 8 p.m. TH November 9 6 – 8 p.m.

$12 $15 $12

*September 22: State Calligraphy; October 10: Thankful Hand lettering Sign; November 9: Oversized Letter to Santa

Sew it yourself Sewing is a handy life skill, especially if you have kids! Take some time for yourself and learn how to sew, thread, and operate a sewing machine, cut patterns and MORE! You get to make and take home your projects! Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 2/6

T Sept. 5 – Dec. 5 4:30 – 6 p.m. $18/class TH Sept. 7 – Dec. 7 4:30 – 6 p.m. $18/class S Sept. 9 – Dec. 9 9:30 – 11 a.m. $18/class


Wooden Growth Chart Ruler This craft will help you track how fast your kids are growing or just a new addition to your home decor! You have the opportunity to choose a chevron print, a last name, or a solid color to personalize your craft. You will have the creative freedom to decorate your 6’0 ruler however you please! Ages: 18 & Up Min/ Max: 2/10

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October 27

6–8 p.m.

$15

POTTERY

Ages: 18 & Up Min/Max: 3/25

Wheel Throwing Use your imagination and guidance from the instructor to form almost anything out of clay. Visits Required: One to make, one to paint, one to pick up. Ages: 18 & UP Min/Max: 2/6

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October 6

5 –6:30 p.m. $14

EDUCATION Extraordinary Wellness We are very passionate about teaching folks how to be their healthy selves and enjoying life while they do that through the many benefits of essential oils and proper nutrition. We love partnering with other folks in the community to educate others on how this can be done in small steps weekly, monthly and yearly! Ages 18 & Up Min/Max: 1/50

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August 28 September 11 September 29 October 6 October 23 November 3 November 13 December 1 December 11

7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 7 – 9 p.m.

Estate Planning – Richard Winblad – Attorney at Law: Nursing Homes & Assisted Living, Government Programs that Pay for Care. Medicare does not pay for extended long–term care. Most people greatly underestimate the costs of care. The monthly cost assisted living facilities starts at $3500, skilled nursing starts at $7000. There are myths that one must become broke before qualifying for veterans aid and attendance or Medicaid, but there are ways to preserve assets while qualifying for these benefits.

FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE FREE

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6 – 7 p.m.

FREE

Special Needs Trusts, Estate Plans for those with Disabilities Special needs trusts are often appropriate for individuals with physical or intellectual disabilities. These trusts insure that an inheritance will meet a beneficiary’s needs while preserving governmental benefit eligibility. This workshop will describe strategies to protect vulnerable family members while leveraging benefits. Ages: 18 & Up Min/Max: 3/25

TH September 14 6 – 7 p.m.

FREE

Will or a Trust, What’s Right for Me? Participants will learn about wills, trusts, powers of attorney and advanced healthcare directives. Learn what is right for you and how to avoid mistakes made by others. This class is for those who have not made their plan and for those who need to update an old plan. Ages: 18 & Up Min/Max: 3/25

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September 7 September 12 October 5 November 2

6 – 7 p.m. 10 – 11 a.m. 6 – 7 p.m. 6 – 7 p.m.

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Recreation Programs Edward Jones: Tax Free Investing – It’s not what you make, it’s what you keep This 60 minute educational program is designed to inform individuals of the benefits of considerations of choosing investments that offer tax advantages. Ages 18 & Up Min/Max: 4/20

TH September 14 9 – 10 a.m.

FREE

Edward Jones: Social Security – Your Questions Answered This seminar discusses how Social Security fits into your retirement income plan, when you should start taking benefits and tax considerations. Ages 18 & Up Min/Max: 4/20

TH October 12

9 – 10 a.m.

FREE

Edward Jones: Outsmart the Scammers Discuss how to spot certain red flags that may indicate a fraudulent encounter, resources individuals can turn to in the event they or loved ones are targeted, and steps attendees can take to help protect themselves. Ages 18 & Up Min/Max: 4/20

TH November 9

9 – 10 a.m.

FREE

Thrivent Financial: The Ins and Outs of Medicare Supplement Plans This program is a look into what Medicare supplement plans are, how they work and what do they cost. Ages 18 & Up Min/Max: 1/12

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Sept. 12 Oct. 17 Nov. 7 Dec. 5

6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

FREE FREE FREE FREE

SPECIAL INTEREST NEW! Women’s Self Defense Safety Course The Women’s Self Defense Safety Course (DSC) instruction combines lecture, practical application, physical training and contact drills. The objective is to teach women threat awareness and defensive techniques. Students will learn tools to help deal with attacks and to recognize potentially dangerous situations to prevent becoming a victim. This is not a fitness exercise class or a martial arts course. It is self–defense and safety training, which requires active physical participation. Ages 18 & Up* Min/Max: 2/10

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Sept. 5 – Sept. 26 Sept. 9 – Sept. 30 Oct. 3 – Oct. 24 Oct. 7 – Oct. 28 Nov. 7 – Nov. 28 Nov. 4 – Dec. 2 Dec. 5 – Jan. 2 Dec. 9 – Jan. 6

7 – 9 p.m. 9 – 11 a.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 9 – 11 a.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 9 – 11 a.m. 7 – 9 p.m. 9 – 11 a.m.

$100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100

*Daughters ages 10-17 may enroll with their participating mother for an additional $50.

Skills Refresher Training: Improvement and fighting the deteriorating effects of perishable skills can only be achieved through practice. The SRT is designed to help prior students maintain proficiency at an inexpensive cost. FOR PREVIOUS STUDENTS ONLY Ages 18 & Up* Min/Max: 2/10

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October 7 October 21 November 4 November 18 December 2 December 16 December 30 January 6

12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m. 12 – 2 p.m.

$10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10

* Daughters ages 10-17 may enroll with their participating mother for an additional $5.

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Tippi Toes is a children’s dance company that provides a welcoming environment for children to experience the joys of dance, self expression and movement. All classes run August 28–December 21 No class on September 4 or Thanksgiving week. Tuition: $50/month, $40/2nd child Registration: $35

Mondays | Min/Max: 4/15 Baby Ballet Toddler & Me Ballet, Tap, Jazz Hip Hop/Jazz Ballet, Tap, Jazz

9:45–10:30 am 10:30–11:15 am 10:30–11:15 am 5:30–6:15 pm 6:15–7:00 pm

2 ½–3 yrs. 1 ½ – 3 yrs. 3–5 yrs. 5–10 yrs. 3–4 yrs.

Tuesdays | Min/Max: 4/15 Tippi Pro

6:00–6:45 pm 7–9 yrs.

Wednesdays | Min/Max: 4/15 Ballet, Tap, Jazz Baby Ballet

5:30–6:15 pm 6:15–7:00 pm

5–6 yrs. 2 ½–3 yrs.

Thursdays | Min/Max: 4/15 Toddler & Me Ballet, Tap, Jazz Ballet, Tap, Jazz Baby Ballet Ballet, Tap, Jazz

10:15–11:00 am 11:00–11:45 am 5:00–5:45 pm 5:45–6:30 pm 6:30–7:15 pm

1 ½ – 3 yrs. 3–5 yrs. 3–4 yrs. 2 ½–3 yrs. 5–6 yrs.

Saturdays | Min/Max: 4/15 Baby Ballet Toddler & Me Ballet, Tap, Jazz

9:30–10:15 am 2 ½–3 yrs. 10:15–11:00 am 1 ½ –3 yrs. 11:00–11:45 am 3–5 yrs.

Register today! tippitoesdance.com To register for classes or for more information please visit www.tippitoesdance.com

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Recreation Programs Family

FAMILY POTTERY

Ages: 2 & Up

ARTS & CRAFTS Art in the Park Get creative in the park with Edmond Parks and Recreation! We will use the park setting as inspiration for an art activity and will use many nature items from the park for the activity. Registration required. Ages: 2 & Up Min/ Max: 2/10

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*Sept. 11 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. *Oct. 23 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

FREE FREE

Bisque Studio Come paint bisque pieces and make them original works of art. Choose from our stock of plates, platters, bowls, animals, monsters, planes, princess stuff and more! Finished pieces will be glazed and picked up at a later date. Price includes two small pieces or one larger piece and unlimited glaze. Ages 2–5 must have a parent present. Studio time is two hours, but project time may vary. Bisque Studio time may be used to finish other Clay and Pottery class projects with no extra fee, Please call to register. Visits required: One to glaze and one to pick up.

*September 11: Hafer Park– Pavilion 3; October 23: Chitwood Park

Ages: 2 & Up Min/Max: 2/12

Old Sweater Mittens Transform your old sweaters into your favorite pair of mittens. With a little time and hand sewing, you will have a brand new pair of cozy mittens for cold winter days.

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Ages: 4 & Up Min/ Max: 2/10

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October 18

6– 7:30 p.m.

$6

Paint Away This is a basic social painting class for people who think they can’t paint or never have. We will provide the basic layout of the painting and you will provide the color and creativity. All you need is an open mind to let the artist with in to come alive. This is a class that is fun to take with a friend. Ages: 2 & Up Min/Max: 2/12

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*September 20 *October 3 *October 20 *October 26 *October 30 *December 6

6 – 8 p.m. 6 – 8 p.m. 6 – 8 p.m. 6 – 8 p.m. 6 – 8 p.m. 6 – 8 p.m.

$12 $12 $12 $12 $12 $12

*September 20: Minnie/Mickey Ears; October 3: Pumpkin Tops; October 20: Birch Tree; October 26: Candy Apple; October 30: Storm Trooper or Darth Vader; December 6: Snowman

September 5 September 15 October 7 October 23 November 4 December 9

5 – 7 p.m. 10a.m.–12 p.m. 3 – 5 p.m. 4–6 p.m. 12–2 p.m. 1–3 p.m.

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

Wheel Throwing When we say ‘throw’ we mean on a potter’s wheel! This will be a basic introduction to using a potter’s wheel and learning how pots are thrown. Upper body strength and coordination are the secrets to success in this class. Visits required: One to throw, one to glaze, and one to pick up. Glazing is included in the price. Ages: 7 & Up Min/Max: 2/7

F September 1 TH September 14 M October 16 S October 28 F November 3 S December 2

5 — 6:30 p.m. 6 – 7:30 p.m. 6 – 7:30 p.m. 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 5 – 6:30 p.m. 12 – 1:30 p.m.

$14 $14 $14 $14 $14 $14

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Recreation Programs VISUAL ARTS ALL NEW!

will need cameras with accessories and one model is optional.

Blogging for Business People expect more information from businesses than ever before and your website is not enough. Blogging for business gives people the information they’re seeking as they’re making the decision whether or not to purchase. Blogging enables you to illustrate the expertise and experience of your business, as well as your unique point–of–difference. Especially if you’re a small business or you’re working in a competitive industry, blogging is vitally important. Students will learn how to get inside the heads of their target market to better understand what they’re struggling with, brainstorming topics, writing clickable headline ad hooks, optimizing your blog search engines and most importantly– inform and inspire customers to seek your business out. Students are encouraged to have a Facebook business page set up. Laptops or iPads are needed for class.

Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 5/15

Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 5/20

T – TH Nov. 14 – 16 5:30 – 8 p.m. $65

Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 5/20

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

$25

Holiday Outdoor Photography Workshop Join us for an awesome photography experience to practice and build your portfolio. We have a holiday themed outdoor setup with models available for hands–on experience with background set up, process of outdoor holiday photography, creating perfect lighting, and more! ADVANCED CLASS– Students 8 2017 Fall Activities Guide

November 7

5:30 – 7 p.m. $85

Lifestyle Images for Pleasure or Profit Portrait Composition or Posing Your photography is about to transform. You will be using your skills on your next photo session or family holiday. Are you ready? We will cover portrait composition and posing men, women, couples and families. What gear you need to take portraits, how to create the right environment, what to do with hands and feet and much more! Students will need to bring a camera and accessories to class. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/12

T – TH October 24 – 26 5:30 – 8 p.m. $150

Mitch Park Photography Fall Nature Walk Fall time in Mitch Park is so beautiful! Join us for a family fun photography walk around Mitch Park with tips and tricks for getting the perfect image. Ages 6 & Up

Building a Facebook Business Page Learn how to set up and maintain a Facebook Business Page. Students are encouraged to have a business page idea when attending class. Laptops or iPads are needed to use in class. TH November 2

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Min/Max: 5/20

October 3

4 – 5:30 p.m. $15

Portrait Photography Customer Connection You have spent the time learning the technical stuff right? You know the lighting, aperture, the shutter speed, but there is something still missing – customer connection. It is so exciting! You are going to learn proven “go to” techniques to take amazing shots of men, women, children, groups and couples. We will help you develop your very own blueprint every time you are behind the lens to take the guess work out of shooting. ADVANCED CLASS – students will need cameras with accessories and models on final day is optional. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/12

T – TH Sept. 12 – 14 5:30 – 8 p.m. $150


STEAM Science and Robotics brings Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics to youth through education and fun. Our robot kits are easy to build and teach many valuable lessons in the S.T.E.A.M. arena from design and structure to programming and control. With over 10 levels of robot kids there is something for every age group. There is enough curriculum to fill 10 semesters without ever repeating! Robot kits will be lent to children to use for each class.

Tuesdays | Sept. 26 –Dec. 5 | 1:30 –3p Ages: 7 & Up | Fee: $229 Registration Deadline: Friday, Sept. 15 Cindy McAtee | (918) 510 – 6949 Cindy@steamdronebots.com

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Tess

Register today! irishdanceok.com Wednesdays | Aug. 30 – Dec. 20 | Min/Max: 3/12 Level 1 5 – 5:30 p.m. 6 yrs. & Up Level 2 5 – 5:45 p.m. 6 yrs. & Up Level 3 5:45 – 6:45 p.m. 6 yrs. & Up

$25/month $45/month $45/month

Family Discount 25% off/third child and 50% off/fourth child For information and to register contact Tess (405)706–8353 or TessBarron29@gmail.com

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Recreation Programs Portrait Photography Mixed Media Art Class Explore portrait photography in a brand new way with creating a unique Mixed Media art piece with your images. You will learn how to transform your pictures of your children, pets, vacations, and more into collaged art. Local artist Jessica Bartusch with Mixed Soul Studio will be our guest teacher. Students will need to bring photos to use. IPads are optional. Ages 6 & Up

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Min/Max: 5/20

November 21

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

$35

Social Media Ads & Promotion Ready to take your business viral? Harness the power of social media with this extensive social media ads and promotions course. Students will understand the social media foundations, be able to fully audit their audience, plan goals and create a vision, build a social media strategy, understand the basics of YouTube, Facebook, Google+, Twitter, Instagram and blogging, use advanced features of the most popular social networks, understand the wide scope of social media, understand the risks of social media, using social media for customer services & PR, understanding the fundamentals of content marketing. Students are encouraged to have at least a Facebook page setup. Laptops or iPads are needed for this class. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 5/20

T – TH Oct. 17 – 19 5:30 – 8 p.m. $65

Social Media Management Engaging with your customers on a personal level through social marketing is the quickest way to build long lasting relationships with them. More and more people are using social media to review products and services, as well as refer and share things that they like with their friends. Students will learn how to properly promote on Facebook, Twit-

ter, Instagram, Pinterest, Google+ and LinkedIn. We go over the do’s and also how to avoid common mistakes that could cost you money or sales opportunities. Students are encouraged to have a computer or iPad when attending class. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 5/20

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September 5

5:30 – 8:30 p.m. $35

Understanding Digital Photos In this introduction to the world of digital images, students will learn the important fundamentals of digital photography, including camera essentials, basic composition of images, importing photos to their computer, organizing photo files, and exporting options. Students should bring their cameras and laptops (optional). Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/12

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October 10

5:30 – 8 p.m. $65

Understanding Manual Mode Photography What lies beyond the auto button? Whether you want to tell a story, sell a product, or just capture the beauty around you, manual photography is essential for fulfilling your creative vision. In this course we teach you the skills you need to make the transition from fully automatic to fully manual shooting. We explore many topics, the color of light, advanced composition, motion and depth, contrast, how much light is enough and how to control it. Students should bring their cameras and accessories to class. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/12

T – TH Aug. 29 – 31 5:30 – 8:30p.m. $85

Understanding Your DSLR Camera This class will focus on the function and operation of DSLR cameras. We will review a range of topics such as batteries, contrast, and depth of field, capture Continued on next page. 2017 Fall Activities Guide 11


Recreation Programs models and flash. Learn the basics of every function in your menu and on your external camera body. JPEG and RAW formats will be discussed. Students will also be introduced to the world composition and creating beautiful images. Bring your camera, manual and all accessories. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/12

T – TH Sept. 19 – 21 5:30 – 8 p.m. $85

Working with Children in Photography You love taking photos of people. It might be a hobby or you might already be a pro, but when it comes to photographing children it takes more than chance to get that perfect shot. If you are a pro and just can’t seem to get that right shot even though are doing everything correct or a hobbyist wanting that perfect family holiday scrapbook photo – this class is for you! We cover connecting with children, families and creating the perfect environment! Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/12

T – TH Sept. 26 – 28 5:30 – 8 p.m. $250

Working with Hair & Makeup for Photography Discover how to start offering hair and makeup into your photography sessions. Learn one full look to transform your clients yourself. Learn a fashion updo and how to apply glamour makeup complimentary for fashion inspired portraiture. How best to work with hair and makeup artists, fashion posing, creating the perfect fashion lighting and more. ADVANCED CLASS– Students will need cameras with accessories and one model on final day is optional. Ages 13 & Up Min/Max: 3/15

T – TH December 5 – 7 5:30 – 7 p.m. $85

Pre–School

Ages: 2–5 (Parents must attend)

ARTS & CRAFTS Christmas Light Chalk With a little chalk and imagination, you will create Christmas lights that will glow all day. Ages: 2–5

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10 – 11 a.m.

$8

Christmas Tree Finger Painting We will provide the Christmas tree layout and your little one will provide the color and creativity. No paint brushes needed. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

November 27

10 – 11 a.m.

$10

Fizzy Painting Science and Art are paired together to make beautifully bubbly colored paper apples. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

September 1

10– 11 a.m.

$8

Handprint Christmas Ornaments The best Christmas ornaments are the ones made with love. With a little paint, a dash of glitter, and a pair of hands you will create a gift that will spark a smile. Two ornaments are included in class fee. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

December 8

10 – 11 a.m.

$10

Little Princess Tea Party You don’t have to be a Mad Hatter or Hare to join this party! Everyone is welcomed to join us while we decorate cookies and personalize tea cups. You do not want to be late for this very important date! Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

December 1

Min/Max: 2/10

September 9

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

$12


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Recreation Programs Painting with Ice Stay cool in the last days of summer with an ice painting! Participants will create a painting of their own imagination with frozen Kool–Aid. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

October 13

10 – 11 a.m.

$6

Paper Plate Art Each day we will use paper plates, glue, and a few strokes of a paint brush to create animals, and different types of fall décor. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/12

September 15 September 20 October 25 November 6

1 – 2 p.m. 10 – 11 a.m. 10 – 11 a.m. 10 – 11 a.m.

$6 $6 $6 $6

September 15: Turtle; September 20: Donut; October 25: Fall Wreath; November 6: Campfire

Pumpkin Painting Welcome the fall season with Pumpkin Painting! We will use a variety of colors and spooky patterns to create a pumpkin that will last until Halloween! Pumpkins included in the class fee. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

October 9

10 – 11 a.m.

$10

Rain Stick Capture the soothing sounds of rain within a paper towel tube. After adding magic to the inside, you will decorate the outside with your choice of stickers, glitter, and vibrant paint colors. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

October 27

10 – 11 a.m.

$8

Rolling Paint After covering bouncy balls in your favorite paint colors, we will place them into a container, and roll them around a canvas. This will create a beautiful abstract painting. Ages: 2–5

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Min/Max: 2/8

November 8

9 – 10 a.m.

PERFORMING ARTS Kindermusik – Musical Me Fridays Classes for Newborn to 5 years See page 22. For details and registration information School of Rock NEW! Where students learn to rock their worlds. School of Rock Edmond has the best combination of instructors, instruments and captivating programs to get your student strumming, drumming, playing or singing their way to rock star status. Little Wing NEW! We teach preschoolers in our Little Wing Program the creativity, confidence, and knowledge they need to grow into life– long lovers and practitioners of music. Music is the gateway to children’s growth, whether it’s in the form of great friendships from shared musical experiences or the joy that comes from hearing inspirational songs for the first time. Our Little Wing students enjoy a unique variety of music–minded games based on some of the most popular music in rock and roll history. Through the lens of great music and with a solid foundation in fun, our students refine their motor skills, coordination, pre–literacy, and group cooperation in a safe and inclusive environment. Ages: 3–5

Min/Max: 3/7

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Upstage Theatre NEW! Our mission is to mature into an essential landmark for Edmond and its surrounding areas by supplying an upscale, accomplished, economical performing arts institute for all ages – especially our youth and mounting top–notch productions that will draw in and cultivate the local talent to their maximum extent.

$8

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Recreation Programs Fairy Tale Theater NEW! Remember “Goldilocks and the Three Bears”, “Hansel and Gretel”, or “Puss in Boots”? Now your child will come to love these tales as we use them to explore characters, strengthen verbal and reading skills, and learn foundational acting skills. See a fairy tale come to life in a final class performance for friends and family! Ages: PK – 1st Grade Min/Max: 5/15

TH Sept. 7 – Oct. 12 5 – 5:45 p.m. $120

Tippi Toes Dance Sessions run August – December. See page 6 for details and registration information

Youth

Min/Max: 2/8

December 11

5 — 6 p.m.

$10

Goo Factory Do you love oozing, slimy, and stretchy goo? Join other goo lovers in making three types of goo with vibrant colors, glitter, and delicious smells. Ages: 6–12

Min/Max: 2/6

TH December 14

6 – 7 p.m.

$10

Holiday Cookie Decorating In this “hands on” class, we will use icing, food coloring, edible glitter, and creativity to create holiday cookies pretty enough to eat. Ages: 6–12

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Min/Max: 2/8

December 8

5 – 5:45 p.m. $8

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Min/Max: 2/10

December 2

2 – 3 p.m.

$12

Ink Burning Learn how fire effects alcohol based ink. Using colorful ink you will create a custom design on picture frame glass. After your ink design is complete, the instructor will use an open flame to make your design permanent. Min/Max: 2/6

TH October 12

Free Create Have you ever just wanted to “do art”? This open studio time gives you the opportunity to use our supplies and space to paint, draw, or mold almost anything. M

Ages: 6–12

Ages: 9–13

Ages: 6–12

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Ages: 6–12

Holiday Ornaments The best Christmas ornaments are the ones made with love. In this class you will learn how to decorate the inside of an ornament. You will fill your ornaments with your choice of sand, paint, jewels, or other creative objects to create a beautiful holiday ornament.

6 – 6:45 p.m. $15

No Sew Minecraft Craft Pillows What is better than building ultimate Minecraft worlds? No, not a fidget spinner. How about a pillow to prop your head on! You will create a pillow based on creatures and objects found in the Minecraft world. No worries you can use it for your fidget spinner breaks too. Ages: 6–12

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Min/Max: 2/8

September 23 11 – 12 p.m.

$12

No Sew Penguin Make a new best friend that loves snow days almost as much as you do! The No Sew Penguin is created with two socks, a handful of stuffing, and love. The socks are included in the price. Ages: 6–12

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Min/Max: 2/8

December 9

11 a.m. – 12 p.m. $10


Kids in the Kitchen Kids today are home alone after school and some evenings, what are they going to eat? Do they know their way around the kitchen? This course teaches children the basics in the kitchen. Children will learn how to properly use kitchen utensils and heat. How to prepare simple meals on their own from items in the pantry. Ages: 7 & Up | Mondays October 2–23 | 5:30–7:30p | $75 November 6–27 | 5:30–7:30p | $75 For More Information Call: (405) 359–4630

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Recreation Programs

have fun,

pickleballing in edmond parks!

Have you noticed all the commotion around the Stephenson Park tennis courts? It’s the fastest growing sport in the country bringing people from all walks of life to the courts to play- Pickelball!! Come out and watch advanced play Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings from 8am – 10am and Saturdays 8am – 12pm.

Want to learn how to play? FREE LESSONS offered the first Wednesdays of the month Sept. 6th, Oct. 4 and Nov. 1 | 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Stephenson Park Just let us know you are planning to come! RSVP with Edmond Parks and Recreation. For more information call 405.359.4630.

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Recreation Programs Paint Away – NO SCHOOL! This class is a basic social painting class for people who think they can’t paint or never have. We will provide the basic layout of the painting and you will provide the color and creativity. Come with an open mind to allow your inner artist to shine. Invite a friend to join to have even more fun. Ages: 6–12

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Min/Max: 2/8

*September 18 10 – 11 a.m.

$12

*September 18: Dino Splatter

Pumpkin Painting Welcome the fall season with Pumpkin Painting! We will use a variety of colors and spooky patterns to create lovely decorations that will last until Halloween! Pumpkins included in the cost.

Ages: 6–12

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Min/Max: 2/6

October 17

6 – 7:30 p.m. $15

Sewing with Kids Sewing is a handy life skill, especially if you have kids! Take some time for yourself and learn how to sew, thread, and operate a sewing machine, cut patterns and MORE! You get to make and take home your projects! Ages 6 & Up

Min/Max: 2/6

M Sept. 11 – Dec. 4 5 – 6:30 p.m. $18/class

String Art on Wood Choose from a few fun designs to create out of string and nails onto a piece of wood. Ages: 6–12

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Min/Max:2/8

September 8

6 – 8 p.m.

$12

Tea Party You don’t have to be a Mad Hatter or Hare to join this party! Everyone is welcomed to join us while we decorating cookies, create tea party handbags, and personalize tea bags. You do not want to be late for this very important date! Ages: 5–8

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Min/Max: 2/8

September 9

1 –3 p.m.

$15

PERFORMING ARTS Dance OKC NEW! A brand new offering from a seasoned & experienced dance instructor: Bethany Raley. The dance classes will focus on discovery of dance through creativity, tumbling, hip–hop and contemporary styles. Bethany offers a personal experience as she gets to know her students and brings her passion for dance and teaching others to the MAC. Creative Dance/Tumbling NEW! You will focus on exploration of movement, musicality, and basic skills. Students will learn to strengthen their bodies through tumbling and explore their imagination through creative movement. Ages: 5–8

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Min/Max: 2/15

Aug.23 – Oct. 11 4:15 – 5 p.m. $80/$120 Aug.25 – Oct. 13 4:15 – 5 p.m. $80/$120 Oct. 18 – Dec. 13 4:15 – 5 p.m. $80/$120 Oct. 20 – Dec. 15 4:15 – 5 p.m. $80/$120

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Recreation Programs Hip–Hop Class NEW! You will focus on footwork, isolations, popping, locking, and break dancing. Students will learn popular dance moves to original choreography. Ages: 8–12

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Min/Max: 2/15

Aug.23 – Oct. 11 5:15 – 6 p.m. $80/$120 Aug.25 – Oct. 13 5:15 – 6 p.m. $80/$120

Contemporary Class NEW! You will strengthen technique and explore artistry. Dancers will learn basic modern and ballet technique, improvisational skills, and choreography to popular music. Ages: 8–12

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Min/Max: 2/15

Oct. 18 – Dec. 13 4:15 – 5 p.m. $80/$120 Oct. 20 – Dec. 15 4:15 – 5 p.m. $80/$120

Irish Dance with Tess Level 1, Level 2, and Level 3 classes Wednesdays Ages 6 & Up See page 10 for more details and registration information School of Rock NEW! School of Rock Edmond has the best combination of instructors, instruments and captivating programs to get your student strumming, drumming, playing or singing their way to rock star status. School of Rock Rookies NEW! The School of Rock Rookies program inspires first and second graders to pursue music by channeling their inner rock stars. Young rockers learn pitch, rhythm and musical teamwork through musical games and group rehearsal of simple rock songs. This hour–long program is entirely group based, so kids learn how to play in a 20 2017 Fall Activities Guide

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Min/Max: 5/10

M Sept. 18 – Oct. 23 5:45 – 6:45 p.m. $180

Upstage Theatre NEW! Our mission is to mature into an essential landmark for Edmond and its surrounding areas by supplying an upscale, accomplished, economical performing arts institute for all ages – especially our youth and mounting top–notch productions that will draw in and cultivate the local talent to their maximum extent. Play On! (Acting Class) NEW! This theatre class is designed to give younger students the proper acting skills they need to be a great performer. Here you will learn theatre terms, voice projection, stage direction, warm up exercises, character development, and much more through the study of age appropriate monologues and scenes. Ages: 2nd – 5th Grade Min/Max: 5/15

TH Sept. 7 – Oct. 12 6 – 6:45 p.m. $120

Play On! (Homeschool) NEW! This theatre class is designed to give younger students the proper acting skills they need to be a great performer. Here you will learn theatre terms, voice projection, stage direction, warm up exercises, character development, and much more through the study of age appropriate monologues and scenes. Ages PK – 3rd Grade Min/Max: 5/15

T Sept. 5 – Oct. 10 10:15 – 11 a.m.

$120

Ages 4th – 7th Grade Min/Max: 5/15

T Sept. 5 – Oct. 10 11:15 a.m. – 12 p.m. $120 Ages 8th – 12th Grade Min/Max 5/18

T Sept. 5 – Oct. 10 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. $120


Tippi Toes Dance Sessions run September – December See page 6 for details and registration information

SPECIAL INTEREST Kids in the Kitchen NEW! Kids today are home alone after school and some evenings, what are they going to eat? Do they know their way around the kitchen? This course teaches children the basics in the kitchen. Children will learn how to properly use kitchen utensils and heat. How to prepare simple meals on their own from items in the pantry. Ages 7 & Up

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Min/Max: 2/8

Oct. 2 – Oct. 23 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Nov. 6 – Nov. 27 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Teen

$75 $75

Paint Away NO SCHOOL! This is a basic social painting class for people who think they can’t paint or never have. We will provide the basic layout of the painting and you will provide the color and creativity. All you need is an open mind to let the artist with in to come alive. This is a class that is fun to take with a friend. Ages: 13—17

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Wheel Throwing Use your imagination and guidance from the instructor to form almost anything out of clay. Visits Required: One to make, one to paint, one to pick up. Min/Max: 2/12

October 14 November 14

12 – 1:30 p.m. $14 6 – 8 p.m. $14

Book Clock Become a master of time by turning your favorite book into a clock. Bring a hardback copy of your favorite book and we will assist you with turning it into your new favorite clock.

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Min/Max: 2/4

November 4

$12

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1 – 3 p.m.

*October 23: Glittery Beautiful You

Ages: 13–17

Ages: 13–17

Min/Max: 2/12

*October 23

10 – 11:30 a.m. $10

Marbled Dishes If you can marble dip your fingernails, why not porcelain dishes? Join us as we explore the technique of marble dip painting. Do you own something you want to dip? Ages: 13–17

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Min/ Max: 2/8

September 27 6 – 7 p.m.

$12

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In every Kindermusik class, you’re welcomed into a playful and nurturing environment where your child will have fun singing, moving, playing instruments, and hearing stories—while simultaneously developing social skills, problem-solving skills, pre-math skills, and a foundation for reading. Our music classes for kids focus on whole-child development and build the skills children need to be successful in both school and life. Celebrate your child’s early years and development and see for yourself how Kindermusik is more than just music classes for kids.

Fridays This FALL! Play Dates in Mitch Park August 18–December 15

10:15 am | Family Time | Newborns – 6 yrs. 11 am | Wiggle & Grow | 2 – 3 yrs. old 11:45 am | Sing & Play | 1 – 2 yrs. old 12:30 pm | Cuddle & Bounce | Newborns – 1 yr. * Babies under 4 months are FREE! Enrollment is ongoing througout the semester. Email or call us for your FREE Introductory Class! $65/4 weeks, sibling discounts available

Register Today! Alyssa@musicalmeinokc.com

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IN PUBLIC PLACES TOUR

Saturday | Sept. 23 | Thursdays | Oct. 5 & 26 | 10 am– 1 pm $10 per person | Registration needed, space is limited | Tour departs from the MAC (All funds collected are split between the Edmond Visual Arts Commission and Edmond Parks and Recreation Department)

Register today at Edmond Parks.com Join us for a guided tour to learn the story behind the public art statues that make Edmond the beautiful city it is. This tour is both driving and walking. The walking part will cover most of downtown from 2nd street to Hurd and back. There will be stops throughout the tour for restroom and/or drink breaks. Transportation for the tour will be provided by Edmond Parks and Recreation using a 15-passenger van.

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Register, Rent & Policies HOW TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES Register Online

Visit online.activecommunities.com/edmondparks and either log in or set up a new account. If you set up a new account, you will receive a PIN number within 24–36 hours, Monday–Friday. Please keep your PIN number on hand, you will need this each time you log in.

Register In Person

Visit us Monday–Friday from 8 a.m.–5 p.m. at the Parks and Recreation office inside the MAC building located in Mitch Park, 2733 Marilyn Williams Drive.

Payments

We accept cash, check and debit/credit card payments for any of our classes and events. Make checks payable to Edmond Parks and Recreation. VISA, Master Card, Discover and American Express are accepted.

Forgot Your Login Information?

Click on the “forgot log–in” link or call 359–4630 and they will provide you with the necessary information. Please do not create a new account as this will create multiple accounts for you and can create problems when trying to register.

HOW TO RENT A PAVILION/ROOM The City of Edmond Parks and Recreation Department has pavilions and rooms available for rent for private functions. For more information on availability, pricing or to rent a pavilion or room, call the Parks and Recreation office at 359–4630 or visit us at the MAC building in Mitch Park.

Planning a special event? Any event that offers a public invitation that includes but is not limited to, runs/walks, car shows, comm– unity garage sales, parades, etc. must be approved by the Special Events Committee. Anyone interested in having a special event must contact the Special Events at EdmondOK.com/SpecialEvents for an application form and information on how to apply. All forms must be completed and returned to the office 60 days prior to the requested event date.

REFUND & CANCELLATION POLICY If you have registered for a class that was cancelled due to lack of enrollment, a credit will be placed on your account for a future class. This credit will expire 1 year from the date of the original class.

If a participant withdraws from a class less than 3 business days prior to the scheduled class date, a credit will be placed on their account. Credits will expire 1 year from the date of the original class.

If you have registered for a class that was cancelled by us due to other reasons, we will work to reschedule the class at a later date, keeping the same time and day of the week. If you are not able to attend the rescheduled class, a credit will be placed on your account for a future class. The credit will be available for 1 year from the date of the original class.

The above policy applies only to our fee–based recreation Programs and not to: KickingBird Tennis; Pelican Bay Aquatic Center; KickingBird Golf Club; Farmer’s Market; MAC or pavilion rentals, special events or Arcadia Lake.

If a participant withdraws from a class more than 3 days prior to the scheduled class date, the participant may request a refund or a credit to their account or a refund. Refund time will vary depending on form and date of original payment.

Program Tardiness Policy

Programs will start promptly at the designated time. Please arrive 5–10 minutes early so you can scan your card and be ready for class.

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All class participants must sign a yearly liabil– ity waiver and have their picture taken for a Recreation Card. Participants must bring this card each time they come in for a class and have it scanned at the front desk. The first card is free and any additional or replacement cards will incur a $ 5 fee.

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Stroller Strides at Mitch Park

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Arcadia Lake Amenities at the Lake • • • • • •

Camping Boating Fishing Picnicking Equestrian trail Birthday party plans

• Rusty’s Store for quick food & grocery items • Heated handicap accessible fishing dock • RV group reservable campground • Multi use trail for biking or hiking

Arcadia Lake is located on

the Deep Fork River and has 1,820 surface acres and 26 miles of shoreline. Facilities include picnicking, camping, swimming, water skiing, boating, hiking, disc golf and an equestrian trail. Each season is host to an array of special events and activities in the breath– taking beauty of Arcadia Lake. For more information on activities, events or facilities please call 216–7470.

Nicole Offutt Administrative Supervisor

Leon Mixer Maintenance Crew Chief

Central State Park Central State Park is 2.5 Miles east of I–35 on 2nd Street (Route 66) with 249 acres. This park features a shower, courtesy dock, boat ramp, swim beach, two playgrounds, primitive, regular, and full hook–up camping, pavilions, hiking trails and fishing. Daily use is 7 a.m.–10 p.m. Camping and fishing are available 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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Volleyball rentals Disc golf course 3 Beaches 3 Boat ramps Pavilion rentals

Edmond Park Edmond Park is located 2 miles east of I–35 on 2nd Street with 131 acres. This park features a swim beach, hiking trails, boat ramp, Boy Scout area, playground, kids fishing pond, pavilion, primitive camping, fishing and a softball field. The UCO OAR Center is located in this park. Daily use is 7 a.m.–10 p.m. Camping and fishing are available 24 hours, 7 days a week. Closed November – March

Scissortail Campground Scissortail Campground is located 1.5 Miles east of I–35 on 15th Street, with 141 acres. This park features a shower, pavilion, and regular hook–up camping.

Camping is allowed 24 hours, 7 days a week. Closed November – March

Spring Creek Park Spring Creek Park is located 2.5 miles east of I–35 on 15th Street with 194 acres. This park features a 36–hole disc golf course, enclosed heated fishing dock, pavilion, fishing, boat ramp, courtesy dock, jet ski area, swim beach, playground and a group RV area.

Daily use is 7 a.m.–10 p.m. Fishing is allowed 24 hours, 7 days a week.

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KickingBird Golf Club

KickingBird Golf Club is the

City of Edmond’s only municipal golf course. Built in 1971, KickingBird is Edmond’s oldest golf course and is still well known for its traditional 18–hole championship layout. KickingBird Golf Club has hosted many professional and amateur championships. KickingBird hosted the Oklahoma Open from 1979–1985 and many of its storied champions include Danny Edwards, Dr. Gil Morgan, Doug Tewell, and Bob Tway. KickingBird is currently the permanent home site of the Oklahoma Golf Association’s Junior Boys and Girls Championships. Come experience great golf with a family friendly atmosphere. We offer a number of programs for juniors and adults of all skill levels. If you are interested in golf, KickingBird Golf Club is sure to have a program or event for you!

Brian Soerensen PGA Head Golf Professional

Jeff Klappenbach PGA Assistant Golf Professional

Terry Wiles Assistant Golf Professional

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Hours of Operation March 15–May 31 6:30 a.m.–10 p.m. | SUN–TH 6:30 a.m.–11 p.m. | F–SAT June 1–August 16 6:30 a.m.–11 p.m. | All Days August 17–November 1 6:30 a.m.–10 p.m. | SUN–TH 6:30 a.m.–11 p.m. | F–SAT November 2–March 14 7 a.m.–Dark | Everyday

Driving Range Program Pay $180 for 65 range tokens–a savings of $45 off the regular price. The 65 range token credit is stored on a key which is used in the range machine and gives you the added convenience of going straight from your car to the range without having to stop in the pro shop. KickingBird Players Card Purchase one and receive discounts of 10–20% of all greens fees, tokens, carts and pro shop merchandise for only $150 + tax. Contact Information 1600 East Danforth Edmond, OK 73034 341–5350 kickingbirdgolf.com


Fee Schedule GREEN FEES

REGULAR SENIORS (62 & older)

JUNIORS

Weekday $26.50 $16 Monday–Thursday

$26.50 $10 (after 2 p.m.)

(HS Senior and younger)

Weekend $31.50 $31.50 ($18.50 after 2 p.m.) $31.50 Friday–Sunday $16 (Friday only before 11 a.m.) $13 (after 2 p.m.) Twilight Mar.–Oct. (after 4 p.m.) Nov.–Feb. (after 2 p.m.)

$10 (weekday after 2 p.m.) $18.50 $16 (weekday) $18.50 (weekend after 2 p.m.) $13 (weekend after 2 p.m.)

Super Twilight $16 $16 Apr.–Oct. (after 6 p.m.)

$10 (weekday after 2 p.m.) $13 (weekend after 2 p.m.)

SPECIAL EVENTS

SNAG Junior Golf

2017 Couples Championship

Sept. 12–21 & Oct. 3–12 Tues–Thurs | 5:30–6:30 p.m.

October 15 | Sunday | 1 p.m. Shotgun Start Scramble Tee Shot–Alternate Shot Approach–Scramble Putt $100 per team | 18–Hole Tournament (Covers Green Fees, Cart, Range Balls and Prizes)

The SNAG system uses two clubs: a “Launcher” which is used to launch, pitch, and chip the ball and a “Roller” which is used to roll the ball (putt) to the hole. The SNAG ball is slightly smaller than a tennis ball and the SNAG clubs are oversized. SNAG is designed to introduce junior golfers to the fundamentals of full shots, pitching, chipping, and putting. SNAG is a FUN and EXCITING introduction to the game of golf. There will be 3 sessions of SNAG and one real golf session on the driving range.

Program Fee: $55 Ages: 4–7

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October 19 | Thursday 18-Hole Individual Stroke Play Tournament held the Thursday of Fall Break. Entry forms will be available September 1st at KickingBird Golf Club or you can get the sign up form online at edmondjuniorgolf.org.

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recreation

partners

The Parks and Recreation department is proud to be a part of something so much bigger than just us! Thank you to our sports partners for making such a BIG impact in our community! Edmond Adult Softball Association (405) 359–1305 board@edmondadultsoftball.com edmondadultsoftball.com Edmond All–Sports Inc. 836 W Danforth Edmond, OK 73003 (405) 340–5300 info@edmondallsports.com edmondallsports.com Edmond Lacrosse PO Box 31271 Edmond, OK 73003–0022 (405) 4580–LAX info@edmondlacrosse.com edmondlacrosse.com Edmond Outdoor Ice Rink 1501 W Covell Rd. Edmond, OK 73003 (405) 274–1638 info@expressice.com edmondoutdooricerink.com

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Edmond Rodeo 300 N. Kelly Road P.O. Box 1054 Edmond, Oklahoma 73083 edmondroundupclub.com Edmond Soccer Club 1502 W Danforth, Edmond, OK 73003 P.O. Box 955, Edmond, OK 73083 (405) 348–2255 edmondsoccer.com KickingBird Tennis Kickingbird Tennis Center 1500 E. Danforth Edmond, OK 73034 (405) 348–3120 kickingbirdtennis.com kbirdten@flash.net Miracle League 711 Aberdeen Rd Edmond, OK 73025 (405) 850–7603 edmondmiracleleague.com


KickingBird Tennis Center KickingBird Tennis Center

is the city’s only public tennis facility with all the tennis amenities you would expect to find in a country club. We provide lessons, camps, open play, tournaments and a pro shop for your convenience. We are open 7 days a week and hours are listed below.

Winnie Bushey Head Tennis Pro

Hours of Operation: Open 7 days a week M–TH 8 a.m.–10 p.m. F–SAT 8 a.m.–8 p.m. SUN noon–8 p.m. Court Fees: Summer Rates (April–Nov.) Outdoor $10 per hour + tax Indoor $16 per hour + tax Winter Rates (Dec.–March) Outdoor $10 per hour + tax Indoor $18 per hour + tax Ball Machine Rate Indoor $25 per hour + tax Lesson Fee Schedule Private Lesson $55 per hour, Head Pro Private Lesson $50 per hour, Asst. Pro’s

Group Lessons Available Junior Academy runs in six week sessions continually throughout the year. Check our web site for times and costs. Adult Leagues run in six week sessions throughout the year. Visit kickingbirdtennis.com for details.

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Festival Market Place

The Festival Market Place is located on 2nd street one block west of Broadway in downtown Edmond. The Festival Market Place is home to the Edmond Farmer’s Market that runs from Mid–April through the end of October. For more information call 359–4630.

Amenities and Rates Festival Market Place is an outdoor special event venue and has been the home of the Edmond Farmer’s Market since 2004. The Festival Market Place is a great location for groups or individuals to hold fundraising events, family reunions, weddings and receptions, concerts, craft shows and more. It is a 63’ X 142’ open–air pavilion with water, electricity, ceiling fans, plaza area and public restrooms. It is available for rent except during the Farmer’s Market, some holidays** or other scheduled events. Below are the rental rates:

Non Profit Organizations

RATE TYPE

Half Day

All Others

Full Day

Half Day

Full Day

Peak* Weekend $125 $200 $250 $400 Peak* Weekday $75 $125 $150 $250 Peak* Holiday* * $100 $200 $200 $400 Off–Peak

$75 $150 $150 $300

Off Peak Weekday $50

$100

$100

$200

Off Peak Holiday* * $75

$150

$150

$300

*Half daytimes are either 8 a.m.–2 p.m. or 4 p.m.–10 p.m.

Farmer’s Market Hours of Operation Saturdays, Apr. 13–Oct. 28 from 8 a.m.–1 p.m.

**The pavilion is not available to rent Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day–Feb. 1, with limited availability on Edmond Farmer’s Market days. This list is not inclusive, call for availability. Peak Availability is Apr. 10–Oct. 31 Off Peak Availability is Nov. 1–Apr. 9 Please Note: A clean–up deposit equal to the rental rate is required. For all non–profit rentals, proof of official 501(c3) status must be provided.

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Edmond Senior Center The Edmond Senior Center

Early Risers Exercise Work on range of motion and muscular strength exercises. The instructor for this class is Jan Fraase. Age: 55 & Up Max: 40

You may pick up our monthly calendar of events at the Senior Center or view the calendar online at edmondseniorcenter.com. Also you may give us a call at 216–7600.

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The Edmond Senior Center is open Monday thru Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please stop by for tour of our facility.

Gail Deaton Manager

Sue Perry Program Coordinator

Elaine Feller Assistant Program Coordinator

Note: All classes are held on the respective day each week or month unless otherwise noted.

9 a.m.

FREE

Pre–registration required

Jazzercise Lite for Seniors Aerobic dance exercise class. The instructors for this class are from Jazzercise in Edmond. Age: 55 & Up Max: 18 M, W, F 2:50 p.m. $35 per month Pre–registration required

Zumba Gold Zumba Gold classes provide low impact fitness through Latin dance moves. The instructor for this class is Natalie Bratton, Certified Zumba Gold. Age: 55 & Up Max: 18

REGULAR SCHEDULE PROGRAMS

M&TH 10:15 a.m. $5 per class

FITNESS

ACTIVITIES

Tai Chi Beneficial for good health–mind and body. The instructor for this class is David Kamphous. Age: 55 & Up Max: 18

Woodcarving Woodcarving, as a hobby, is both entertaining and therapeutic. As an art form, it is the same as sculpture with wood as the medium. Some of the therapeutic values result in the strengthening of hands and the satisfaction of accomplishment. Join this class at any time. The instructors for this group are James Hooper

M & F 9 a.m. $5 per class W 12 p.m. $5 per class Discuss monthly rate with instructor. Pre–registration required

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12:30 p.m. FREE

Computer Center The Computer Center is available for our members to practice their skills, email and internet use. Basic computer skills are necessary. Instruction is not provided. Age: 55 & Up M–F

8 a.m.–3 p.m.

FREE

General Activities • Mah–Jongg • Puzzles • Games • Dominos • Pool Tables • Shuffle Board • Scrabble • Library • Computers • Low Vision Reader Age: 55 & Up M–F

8 a.m.– 4 p.m.

FREE

S.A.L.T. S.A.L.T. councils are part of the national TRIAD program. TRIAD is the agreement between the county sheriff’s office, local police department and senior adults in the community to work together to address safety concerns effecting senior adults. S.A.L.T. meets the first Tuesday of each month. Age: 55 & Up (First Tuesday of the Month) T

12:30 p.m.

FREE

Weekly Devotional Join ministers from our community who conduct our weekly devotional. Age: 55 & Up F

10 a.m.

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School —OF—

ROCK

Where students learn to rock their worlds. School of Rock Edmond has the best combination of instructors, instruments and captivating programs to get your student strumming, drumming, playing or singing their way to rock star status.

School of Rock Rookies

Mons. | Sept. 18 – Oct. 23 | Ages: 6 –7 5:45–6:45p.m. | Multi-Activity Center | $180

Little Wings

Weds. | Sept. 20 – Oct. 25 | Ages: 3–5 10–10:45p.m. | Multi-Activity Center | $120 Follow us on

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Little Giants | September 8 | Dark Hotel Transylvania | October 13 | Dark Mitch Park Amphitheater Follow us on

Admission is free, concessions are $1 each | EdmondParks.com | 405.359.4630

Parks & Recreation Activities Guide - Fall/Winter 2017