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2018 Summer PLAY! Guide


ONLINE IN PERSON any parks & rec facility

BY PHONE (940) 349-7275

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04 | All-Day Camps 05 | Specialty Camps 06 | S.T.E.M Camps 07 | Technology Camps 07 | Teen Camps 08 | Sports Camps 10 | Water Works Park 12 | Denton NAT 14 | Swim Lessons 15 | Civic Center Pool

PROGRAM CONTACTS Aquatic Camps (940) 349-8800 Computer Camps (940) 349-8575 Driving Range (940) 349-8545 Free Lunch Program (940) 349-7275 July 4 Parade (940) 349-8575 Scholarships (940) 349-7275 Skateboard Camp (940) 349-8523 Sports Camps (940) 349-7275 Swim Lessons (940) 349-8800 Teen Camp (940) 349-8730 ALL-DAY CAMP LOCATIONS Denia Rec Center (940) 349-8285 MLK Jr. Rec Center (940) 349-8575 Denton Civic Center (940) 349-8730 McMath MS (940) 349-8730 CUSTOMER SERVICE Denton Civic Center 321 E. McKinney St., (940) 349-7275 Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-7 p.m.

Learn more at www.dentonparks.com

PARKS & REC FACILITIES Denia Rec Center 1001 Parvin St., (940) 349-8285 MLK Jr. Rec Center 1300 Wilson St., (940) 349-8575 North Lakes Rec Center 2001 W. Windsor Dr., (940) 349-8287 North Lakes Annex 1117 Riney Rd., (940) 349-8287 North Lakes Driving Range 2009 W. Windsor Dr., (940) 349-8545 Tennis Center 2005 W. Windsor Dr., (940) 349-8526 AQUATICS Civic Center Pool 515 N. Bell St., (940) 349-8279 Denton NAT and Water Works Park 2400 Long Rd., (940) 349-8800 CUSTOMER SERVICE Denton Civic Center 321 E. McKinney St., (940) 349-7275 Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-7 p.m.


OPENS SUMMER 2018 Sprayground at Carl Gene Young Sr. Park

WWP Triathlon | Sunday, May 20

REC PASSES, AGES 8+ $10 per resident, ages 8+ $15 per nonresident, ages 8+ $2 per replacement pass

JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION Friday, June 15 & Saturday, June 16 Fred Moore Park Free Family Fun

Rec passes are included with gym memberships, but gym memberships are not included with a rec pass. Gain unlimited access to rec centers with the following privileges:

Join us as we celebrate this historic and oldest known celebration commemorating the end of slavery in America. Friday night's festivities begin at 5 p.m. and Gospel Night at 7 p.m. Saturday's activities begin at 9 a.m. with a parade, 10 a.m. kids games, and 11 a.m. live music and entertainment.

• Access to gymnasiums for open sports • Access to game rooms, pool tables, ping pong tables, video games, and public computers • Access to the indoor walking track at Denton Civic Center, open Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m. -7 p.m.

JUNETEENTH SOFTBALL TOURNAMENT (COED) Saturday, June 16 | 9 a.m. Fred Moore Park $100 per coed-team

Rec passes are scanned for facility use and Double elimination with ASA valid for one year from the date of purchase. umpire and rules. Register online Fee-based activities don’t require a rec pass. by June 12 or call (940) 349-8575.

MUD VOLLEYBALL TOURNAMENT 8th Annual North Lakes Mud Vb Tournament, 6v6 May 12 | Saturday, 9 a.m. at North Lakes Mud Pits Register by April 30; $150 per team or Register May 1-6; $200 per team

Wednesday, 7:30 a.m. Denton Civic Center; start and finish Register by June 27; $25 per person. Race day is $30 per person. Packet pick up is July 2-3 at Denton Civic Center.

PARADE

Wednesday, 9 a.m. Downtown Denton

Staging begins at 8 a.m. and judging begins at 8:30 a.m. on South Locust Street, between Walnut Street and Sycamore Street.

JUBILEE

Wednesday, 9-11 a.m. Denton Civic Center and Quakertown Park

Families are invited for free family fun! Enjoy an adult horseshoe tournament, free kid’s carnival games, hot dog eating competition and much more!

All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

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ALL-DAY

Explore

CAMPS

YOUR OPTIONS

ALL DAY CAMP | MONDAY-FRIDAY, 7 A.M.-6 P.M. Fee includes field trips, arts/crafts, swimming, and more. 2018 WEEKLY CAMP DATES

Week 1* Week 2 Week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6* Week 7 Week 8 Week 9 Week 10 Week 11

PAYMENT DUE DATES

May 29-June 1 June 4-8 June 11-15 June 18-22 June 25-29 July 2-6 July 9-13 July 16-20 July 23-27 July 30-Aug. 3 Aug 6-10

May 25 June 1 June 8 June 15 June 22 June 29 July 6 July 13 July 20 July 27 Aug. 3

*No camp May 28 or July 4. Registration Requirements • Weekly Fee: $120 per week • W1 and W6: $105 due to holiday • Deposit: $20 per week reserved The first week selected must be paid in full upon registration and all other payments are due according to the payment schedule. A non-refundable, non-transferrable $20 deposit is required for each additional week to secure your camper’s spot and will be applied to the remaining balance due according to the payment schedule. Nonresidents add $5 per week. Free Camp Requirements Each camp is allocated a fixed number of scholarships on a first-come, firstserved basis. In person registration is required at Denton Civic Center. For questions, call (940) 349-7275 4

Super Kids, Ages 6-12 McMath Middle School

Camp Voyage, Ages 5-12 Denia Rec Center

W1 | Let the Fun Begin; Amazing Jake’s W2 | Rain Forest Adventure; Rain Forest Café W3 | Tropical Paradise; Tropical Paradise W4 | Building Bonds; Legoland W5 | Camp Warriors; Battle Field Nerf Wars W6 | Party in the USA; Pinstack W7 | Water World; Hawaiian Falls-Roanoke W8 | Hollywood; CiCi’s/Studio Movie Grill W9 | Go for the Gold; Jump Mania/Braum’s W10 | Wheels go Round; The Zone W11 | Game Stop; Main Event/Bonkers

W1 | Adventure Week; Kayaking W2 | Art; Forth Worth Modern Art Museum W3 | Decades; National Video Game Museum W4 | Silly Olympics; Lone Star Indoor Sports W5 | Beach Break; Little Elm Sandy Beach W6 | Bon Appetite; Panera Bread W7 | Enviro Kids; Fort Worth Nature Center W8 | Fuzzy Friends; Fort Worth Zoo W9 | Legopaloza; Legoland W10 | Exploration; Ripley’s Believe It or Not! W11 | Farewell: Sandy Lakes Amusement Park

Camp Exploration, Ages 5-12 Denton Civic Center

King’s Kids, Ages 5-12 MLK Jr. Rec Center

W1 | Launch into Summer; Amazing Jake’s W2 | Game Time; Dave & Buster’s W3 | Pirate’s Bounty; Hawaiian Falls W4 | Animal Adventures; Pinstack W5 | CineMagic; Movie & Nickelmania W6 | Americana; NRH2O W7 | Knights in Armor; Obstacle Warrior W8 | Wet N Wild; Epic Waters W9 | Sports Central; Ballpark in Arlington W10 | Yee Haw!; Hawaiian Falls W11 | Finale of Fun; Main Event

W1 | Lets Get it Started: Amazing Jakes W2 | Aloha Summer: Hawaiian Falls W3 | Water Everywhere: HV Splash Park W4 | Around the Town: Frisco Rough Riders W5 | The Red Carpet: Cinemark Theatre W6 | Summer Sensations: Main Event W7 | Color Wars: Strikz Bowling in Frisco W8 | Wild World of Sports: Trampoline Park W9 | Young at Art: Modern Art Museum W10 | All About Zoo: Fort Worth Zoo W11 | Future Looks Bright: UNT, TWU, UTA

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LITTLE

CAMPERS ALL- DAY AND HALF-DAY CAMPS

SPECIALTY CAMPS

ART, FASHION, DRAMA, NATURE, AQUATICS

ARTISTIC CAMPS

TEXAS AGRI LIFE

All-Day Preschool Camp

Fashion Designer, Ages 8-13

Jr. Master Naturalist

Licensed by the Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services. Campers will enjoy a fun summer environment in which they will learn, grow, and play.

Designers will create accessories, do a bit of sewing, design a dream outfit with conventional and unconventional materials and end the week with a fashion show.

Campers will explore nature with certified Elm Fork Master Naturalists and study local habitats, woodlands, ponds, wetlands, prairies, and urban areas.

Monday-Friday, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Weekly, all summer long

Aug. 6-10 | Monday-Friday, 9-11 a.m. $100 per camper at Denton Civic Center

June 4-8 | Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon $65 per camper at North Lakes Annex

Offered at two convenient locations: Denia Rec Center or MLK Jr. Rec Center

Performing Arts, Ages 5-10

Jr. Master Gardner

LITTLE CAMPERS

All-Day & Half-Day, Ages 3-5

Registration Requirements • Weekly Fee: $115 per week • W1 and W6: $105 due to holiday • Deposit: $20 per week reserved • Payment schedule on page 4 • Campers must be potty trained

Half-Day Preschool Camp Licensed by the Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services. Campers will enjoy field trips, swimming, games, crafts, inflatable fun, and more. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon All summer at North Lakes Annex Registration Requirements • $75 per camper, per week • Payment due upon registration • Campers must be potty trained W2 | Messy Art W3 | Under the Sea W4 | Going Green W5 | Around the Town W7 | Fit Kids W8 | Animal Antics W9 | Little Builders W11 |Nature Adventures

Ages 3-13

Performers will learn the tools needed to create their very own play, write an original production, and turn their vision into a performance for all to enjoy. Camp will be divided into two age groups, 5-7 and 8-10. Monday-Friday at Denia Rec Center $65 per camper, per week Performing Arts Camp Session 1 June 18-22 | 9 a.m.-noon Performing Arts Camp Session 2 July 23-27 | 9 a.m.-noon

Young Rembrandts Aspiring artists will learn skills that will give them a creative and academic advantage in the classroom. All materials are provided with new lessons each week. Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday $63 per week at North Lakes Rec Center Curious George, Ages 3-6 June 27-29 | 1-2:30 p.m. Give a Mouse a Cookie, Ages 3-6 July 18-20 | 1-2:30 p.m. Steamin’ up Summer, ages 7-13 June 27-29 | 3-4:30 p.m. Art History with Masters, ages 7-13 July 18-20 | 3-4:30 p.m.

Half-Day Camps, Ages 6-11

Campers will garden with certified Denton County Master Gardeners and study different aspects of backyard gardening through horticultural and environmental science activities. This camp is located at Global Spheres, 7801 S. I-35, Corinth. July 9-13 | Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon $65 per camper at Global Spheres

AQUATICS CAMP Half-Day Camp, Ages 7-14 Aquatic Explorer Camp Monday-Friday, 1-4pm $85 per explorer Denton NAT and WWP W2 | June 4-8; Underwater Adventure W3 | June 11-15; What Goes Up W4 | June 18-22; Sail Away W5 | June 25-29; Polo Mania W7 | July 9-13; Adventures of the Seas W8 | July 16-20; Sports: Just Add Water W9 | July 23-27; Make A Splash W10 | July 30-Aug. 3; The Amazing Race

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S.T.E.M. CAMPS Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math

Ages 5-12 Monday-Friday, times will vary $100 per week at Denton Civic Center Young Builders, ages 5-7 July 30-Aug. 3 | 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. World of Discovery, ages 5-7 Aug. 6-10 | 2-4 p.m. Drones Jr. Camp, ages 8-12 July 30-Aug. 3 | 9-11 a.m. Junior Engineers, ages 8-12 July 30-Aug. 3 | 2-4 p.m. Ultimate Survival, ages 8-12 Aug. 6-10 | 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

S.T.E.M Engineering for Kids Camps, Ages 5-14 Campers will design and program robots to respond to simulated disaster situations using LEGO Robotics and computers. They’ll learn principles of robotics, programming, and more.

“Apprentice Engineers” will learn the Engineering Design Process, which means to design, build, test, and improve with concrete goals in mind. Laptops and software provided; license fee might apply.

Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon $130 per week at MLK Jr. Rec Center

Monday-Thursday at MLK Jr. Rec Center $130 per week, unless otherwise noted.

Jr. LEGO Rescue Robots, ages 5-9 June 18-21 | 9 a.m.-noon

3D Printing: Minecraft Creations Camp June 11-14 | 9 a.m.-noon

LEGO Rescue Robots, ages, 10-14 June 18-21 | 9 a.m.-noon

Amazing Race Camp June 11-14 | 1-4 p.m. Design The Future Camp June 18-21 | 1-4 p.m. Minecraft EDU Medieval Camp June 25-28 | 9 a.m.-noon Electronic Game Design Camp June 25-28 | 1-4 p.m.; $140 Forensic Investigators Camp July 9-12 | 9 a.m.-noon Software Engineering Camp Scratch Video Sensing July 9-12 | 1-4 p.m.; $140

Camp Invention, Ages 6-11 Campers will be presented with fun, hands-on challenges that encourage creative problem solving, teamwork, and innovation. Camp Invention is led by DISD science teachers with NEWLY created 2018 camp curriculum. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | $215 per week at Denia Rec Center June 11-15 | Fast Forward Inventions July 16-20 | Epic Inventions 6

All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

Amusement Park Camp July 16-19 | 9 a.m.-noon Get Wired With Makey Makey Invention Kit Camp July 16-19 | 1-4 p.m.


YOUTH-TECH

COMPUTER SOFTWARE CAMPS

TEEN CAMPS Adventure Camp, Aerial Intensive Camp, and All-Day Camp with Daily Field Trips!

Youth Tech Software Camps Ages 6-17

Teen Adventure Camp Ages 12-17

All-Day Teen Camp Ages 11-15

Campers will explore to the edges of their imagination by instructors who are committed to providing a fun, interactive learning environment using cutting edge technology and software. Laptops and software provided.

Teens will be introduced to adventures such as kayaking, rock climbing, archery, and/or mountain biking and experience field trips to multiple locations each day.

MLK Jr. Rec Center Weekly times and fee vary by course.

Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. $115 per week at Denia Rec Center

Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-6 p.m. $130 per week at Denton Civic Center

Animation, ages 10-17 June 4-7 | Mon.-Thur., 9 a.m.-noon; $160

Adventure Camp 1 | June 18-22 Adventure Camp 2 | Aug. 6-9

W1 | Adventure Awaits

Video Game Design, ages 10-17 June 4-7 | Mon.-Thur., 1-4 p.m.; $175

Led by American Canoe Association assessed, Lifeguard certified, and NOLS® Wilderness First Aid staff. No experience is required.

Video Game Design, ages 10-17 July 2-3 | Mon. & Tue., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $175 Gaming Academy, ages 10-17 July 2-6 | Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $325; camp does not meet July 4. 3D Game Design, ages 10-17 July 5-6 | Thur. & Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $165 iGame Creators, ages 10-17 July 23-26 | Mon.-Thur., 9:30 a.m.-noon; $120 Web Design, ages 10-17 July 23-26 | Mon.-Thur., 1-4 p.m.; $155 Movie Makers, ages 10-17 Aug. 6-9 | Mon.-Thur., 1-4 p.m.; $155

Aerial Intensive Ages 10-17 Twisted Bodies Kids Aerial Intensive will help teens build strength, flexibility, stamina, and have a blast, regardless of fitness level. We care about safety and take the utmost care in teaching aerial skills. Each week will end with a friends and family Aerial Intensive showcase. Monday-Friday, 1-3 p.m. $175 per week at Denia Rec Center Aerial Intensive Camp 1 | June 18-22 Aerial Intensive Camp 2 | July 30-Aug. 3

Weekly Fee: $130 per week • W1 and W6: $110 due to holiday • Deposit: $20 per week reserved • Refer to payment schedule on page 4

Perot Museum, Red Robin, and more.

W2 | Road Rules

Hawaiian Falls, Whirlyball, and more.

W3 | Top Shots

Roughriders, Epic Waterpark, and more.

W4 | Epic Events

Hurricane Harbor, Fort Worth Zoo, and more.

W5 | Games Galore

Cidercade, Hawaiian Falls, and more.

W6 | Wonderous World

Rainforest Aquatic Center, and more.

W7 | Camp Warriors

Obstacle Warrior Kids, Flight Deck, and more.

W8 | Super Showdown

Nerf Battlefield, Wetzone, and more.

W9 | Passport to DFW

Splash Dayz, Bahama Beach, and more...

W10 | Festive Fiesta

NRH2O, Burgers Lake, Round 1, and more.

W11 | Walk on the Wild Side The Zone, Strikz, Cosmic Jump, and more.

iCode, ages 6-12 Aug. 6-9 | Mon.-Thur., 9:30 a.m.-noon; $120

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SPORTS CAMPS Skyhawks Sports Camps Multi-Sports, Ages 7-12

Volleyball, Ages 7-12

Skate Camps, Ages 6-18

July 23-26 | Monday-Thursday, 1-5 p.m. $100 per player at North Lakes Rec Center

Monday-Thursday, 8:30-11:30 a.m. $75 per skater at Denton Skate Park June 4-7 | June 11-14 | June 18-21 July 9-12 | July 16-19 | July 23-26

Basketball, Ages 7-12

Football, Ages 7-12

Jr. Golf Academy, Ages 6-16

July 16-19 | Monday-Thursday, 1-5 p.m. $100 per player at North Lakes Rec Center

Aug. 6-9 | Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon $100 per player at Denia Sports Complex

Young athletes will experience a variety of different sports in one setting including but not limited to flag football, baseball, and soccer. They’ll learn the rules and essentials of each sport through skill-based games and scrimmages. Camp includes a T-shirt. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon $100 per player at Denia Sports Complex Multi-Sports Camp 1 | June 25-28 Multi-Sports Camp 2 | July 16-19

We use a progressional curriculum and focus on the whole player. We teach players the skills needed for both on and off the court to be a better athlete. We’ll start each day with ‘skill of the day’ and progress to drills and games. After a week of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding you will see why this is one of our most popular camps. Camp includes a basketball.

The energy and excitement of this fun-filled coed camp includes drills and exercises that focus on passing, setting, hitting and serving. This camp is designed for beginner to intermediate players and includes game-based drills and daily scrimmages aimed at developing the whole player. Camp includes a volleyball.

This is the perfect camp for kids who want to brush up on their skills in preparation for league play. The ‘skill of the day’ will work both sides of the ball including the core components of passing, de-flagging, catching, and defensive positioning. We’ll end with the Skyhawks Sports Bowl, giving kids a chance to showcase their skills on the gridiron! Camp includes a football.

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All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

Skaters will learn the basics or take their skills to the next level. Instruction will be adapted to each skater’s ability; skateboard and helmet are required. Camp includes a T-shirt. Register by the Thursday before each camp.

Taught by the best golf professionals in town! Golfers will learn fundamentals and techniques necessary for any golfer. Brush up on skills and learn some new ones. The fee includes snacks, drinks, and a T-shirt. Morning Half-Day Camps Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon $200 per week at North Lakes Driving Range June 11-14 | July 9-12 July 23-26 | Aug. 6-8 Afternoon Half-Day Camps Monday-Thursday, 1-4 p.m. $200 per week at North Lakes Driving Range June 11-14 | July 9-12 July 23-26 | Aug. 6-8


Tennis Camps Elementary & Adv. Elementary, Ages 5-10 Middle School & Adv. Middle School, Ages 11-13 High School & Adv. High School, Ages 14-18 High School & Adv. High School, Ages 14-18 Multiple-sized junior racquets are available for use. Kids need to bring a snack and drink each day and wear sunscreen. Kids will receive a tennis prize. MORNING CAMP | M/W/F, 9-10 a.m. | $69 per player

Kayak Camps Intro to Paddling, Ages 8+

Kayakers will learn safety skills, basic boat orientation, and stroke technique. Fun for the whole family, participants will use practice basic river maneuvers in a controlled setting. Kayaks, personal floatation devices, and paddles are provided. Monday-Thursday, 8:30-10:30 a.m. $60 per person at Denton NAT/WWP June 11-14 | June 18-21 June 25-28 | July 16-19 | July 23-26

Intro to Rolling, Ages 12+

Kayakers will expand their knowledge of paddling through the addition of rolling a kayak. Skills presented will include wet exits, hip snaps, bracing, and paddle rolling. July 9-12 | Mon.-Thurs., 8:30-10:30 a.m. $60 per person at Denton NAT/WWP

Dolphins Splash Swim Camp, Ages 6+

Swimmers will learn similar activities found on a traditional swim team in a fun setting with wacky relay races, stroke clinics, learn and play water polo, and more. Kids must be able to swim one full length of the pool unassisted. July 17-Aug. 2 | Tues. & Thurs., 8:30-10 a.m. $45 per swimmer at Civic Center Pool

ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

June 4-8 June 11-15 June 18-22 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 16-20 July 23-27 July 30-Aug. 3 Aug. 6-10

June 4-8 June 11-15 June 18-22 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 16-20 July 23-27 July 30-Aug. 3 Aug. 6-10

June 4-8 June 11-15 June 18-22 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 16-20 July 23-27 July 30-Aug. 3 Aug. 6-10

HALF-DAY CAMP | M/W/F, 9 a.m.-noon | $139 per player ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

June 11-15 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 30-Aug. 3

June 11-15 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 30-Aug. 3

June 11-15 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 30-Aug. 3

ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

June 11-15 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 30-Aug. 3

June 11-15 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 30-Aug. 3

EVENING CAMP | T/TH, 7-8 p.m. | $129 per player ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

June 5-July 10 July 12-Aug. 7

June 5-July 10 July 12-Aug. 7

June 5-July 10 July 12-Aug. 7

SATURDAY CAMP | M-TH, 9:30-10:30 a.m. | $139 per player ELEMENTARY

MIDDLE SCHOOL

HIGH SCHOOL

June 9-July 28

June 9-July 28

June 9-July 28

FULL-DAY CAMP FOR ADVANCED HS Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | $199 per player at the Tennis Center All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

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SEASON PASS ARE ON SALE NOW THRU MAY 20, 2018! Maximize the 4+ pass discount! Families and friends can benefit by purchasing four or more passes at the same time before May 20, 2018.

NOW thru May 20, 2018 Purchase 1-3 for $65 each Purchase 4+ for $55 each (nonresidents add $5 per pass)

Beginning May 21, 2018 Purchase 1-3 for $75 each Purchase 4+ for $65 each (nonresidents add $5 per pass)

Monthly Passes

Purchase 1-3 for $30 each Purchase 4+ for $25 each (nonresidents add $5 per pass)

Daily Admission

48 inches and taller, $17 Under 48 inches, $13 (nonresidents add $2) 2 and under, FREE Non-swimmers, $5

All Access Annual Pass

Purchase 1-3 for $150 each Purchase 4+ for $120 each (nonresidents add $5 per pass) Full access to THE NAT, Water Works Park, and Civic Center Pool. 10 All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

SEASON PASS PERKS • Unlimited visits, all summer • Exclusive Buddy Passes • Exclusive monthly specials • Concessions discounts • Hula Hut gift shop discounts • Free WWP cup with $1 refills • $30 off water park birthday parties • $10 off total cabana rental UNLIMITED FUN! • • • • • • • • • •

NEW Concessions NEW Wave Pool Four Giant, Outdoor Slides One Giant, Indoor Slide Two Toddler Slides Children’s Play Pool Lazy River Sand Volleyball Court Party Pavilions Cabana Rentals

Season Pass Payment Plan Current rates apply. The final payment is due by May 30.Payments and purchases can be made online, in-person, or by phone.

Water Works Park (940) 349-8800 2400 Long Rd. Denton, TX, 76209

2018 SEASON HOURS Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, Noon-7 p.m. Sneak Peek Weekends: Triathlon Weekend, May 19-20 Memorial Day Weekend, May 26-28 Open Daily: June 4-Aug. 15 End of Season Weekends: Aug 18-19, Aug 25-26, and Labor Day Weekend, Sept 1-3 SUMMER ACTIVITIES FREE Splish Splash Storytime

Join children’s librarians from Denton Public Library for story time by the pool, then enjoy splash time. Admission is free, but guests must leave by 10:45 a.m. or pay admission. June 9-July 28 | Fridays, 10 a.m.

River Robics, Ages 16+

Enjoy a unique, shallow-water class in our lazy river. A water-walking cardio segment, step aerobics, and upper-body noodle resistance use the water to maximize your muscle strength and endurance. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 6:30-7:25 p.m. $65 per person at Water Works Park June 4-28 | July 9-Aug. 2 | Aug. 6-16 ($35)

Kayaking Camps, page 9 Denton Dolphin Swim Camp, page 9


Book your party online at

www.dentonwaterworks.com!

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CABANA PARTY TIME

Lil’ Island Birthday Party Package, $230

Cabana Rentals

The price is limited to 15 guests; there is a $12 fee for each additional swimmer and $5 fee for each additional non-swimming guest, Group rate discounts are available for additional guests of ten or more. Season pass holders receive a $30 discount. • One hour in the party room or outdoor pavilion • Admission to WWP for 15 guests • Experienced party host • Electronic email invitations • Paper goods and balloons • Candy Haven cake • Ice cream sandwiches and drinks • Pizza available for additional fee

Big Island Party Package, $375

This package offers the same amenities as the Lil’ Island package, but with these add ons: • Admission to WWP for 25 guests • Large Candy Haven cake Season pass holders receive a $30 discount.

After Hours, Private Rentals (940) 349-8802

The water park is available for private rentals seven days of the week beginning at 7:30pm. All rental fees must be paid in full at the time of reservation booking.

Book, Rent, and Reserve Online!

Treat yourself and your family to a day of relaxation in your own cabana. Minimum three hour rental required. Season pass holders receive a $10 discount off total rental fee. Park admission is not included; nonresidents add $5. • Max occupancy of eight people • Four free bottles of water • Free locker use for the day • One round table with four chairs • Two lounge chairs Monday-Thursday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Thursday 3-7 p.m. Friday-Saturday 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday-Saturday 3-7 p.m. Sunday noon-4 p.m. Sunday 4-7 p.m.

$20 per hour $20 per hour $25 per hour $25 per hour $25 per hour $25 per hour

Cabana Birthday Party, $330

Reserved shaded seating in a semi-private open air cabana with the ability to zip close three of the four sides. • Four hours in a private cabana • Admission to WWP for 15 guests • Experienced party host • Invitations and paper goods • Candy Haven cake • Ice cream sandwiches and drinks • Pizza available for additional fee The price is limited to 15 guests; there is a $12 fee for each additional swimmer and $5 fee for each additional non-swimming guest. Group rate discounts are available for additional guests of ten or more. All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

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DENTON NAT MONDAY-FRIDAY THRU MAY 25 5:30-6:55 a.m.

Lap swim, water walking

7-9 a.m.

Water walking, leisure pool swim

9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Lap swim, water walking, classes

3:30-5 p.m.

Water walking, leisure pool swim

MONDAY-THURSDAY 5-8 p.m.

Adult lap swim

TUESDAY & THURSDAY 4:30-8 p.m.

Leisure pool with slide open

FRIDAY 4:30-7 p.m.

Leisure pool with slide open

5-7 p.m.

Adult lap swim

SATURDAY 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Adult lap swim, classes

12:30-6 p.m.

Open swim, both pools

SUNDAY (Beginning May 20, noon-6 p.m.) 1-5 p.m.

Open swim, both pools

MONDAY-FRIDAY MAY 26-AUG. 15 5:30 a.m.-noon

Adult lap swim, classes

5:30-9:30 a.m.

Water walking in the leisure pool

noon-5 p.m.

Open swim, both pools

MONDAY-THURSDAY 5-8 p.m.

Adult lap swim, classes

FRIDAY (THRU AUG. 31) 5-8 p.m.

Open swim in leisure pool Adult lap swim in competition pool

SATURDAY 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Adult lap swim, classes

12:30-6 p.m.

Open swim, both pools

SUNDAY (thru Sept. 3) noon-6 p.m.

Open swim, both pools

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NAT ADMISSION OPTIONS DAILY ADMISSION

Ages 2 and under free Ages 3-15 $3; nonresidents add $1 Ages 16+ $4; nonresidents add $1

NAT MEMBERSHIPS

Passes are sold individually; nonresidents add $5 per pass. ONE-MONTH Purchase 1-3, $20 each | Purchase 4+, $15 each THREE-MONTH Purchase 1-3, $45 each | Purchase 4+, $36 each 12-MONTH Purchase 1-3, $120 each | Purchase 4+, $90 each

PUNCH PASSES

A punch pass is valid six months from the date of purchase and includes NAT admission and NAT water aerobics classes. One punch equals one visit. Nonresidents add $5 per pass. 10 VISIT PUNCH PASS: Ages 3-15, $25 | Ages 16+, $30

ALL-ACCESS AQUATIC MEMBERSHIP One-year membership to the NAT, Water Works Park, and Civic Center Pool; nonresidents add $5 per pass. Purchase 1-3, $150 each | Purchase 4+, $120 each

SilverSneakers® membership

If you are eligible for the SilverSneakers® fitness program through your insurance plan, you receive access to the NAT, fitness rooms at the centers, and SilverSneakers® and NAT water exercise classes. To view accepted insurance plans, visit www.silversneakers.com. Enroll in person at North Lakes Rec Center, (940) 349-8287. Generally, the competition pool is 81 degrees, and the leisure pool is 88 degrees. The NAT is a joint-use facility between DISD and Denton Parks and Rec. DISD uses the facility for practices, water polo matches, and swim meets.


WATER AEROBICS, SWIM TEAM, PARTY RENTALS AND MORE Deep Challenge

This non-impact, vigorous deep-water aerobics class in the competition pool includes interval and circuit training, strength resistance training, and stretching. Deep-water flotation devices and resistance equipment are provided. Monday-Thursday, 6:05-7 p.m.

Shallow Water Workout

This low-impact, cross training class in the leisure pool combines kick boxing, water walking, yoga, pilates, and tai chi to improve cardio fitness, strength, and flexibility. Water shoes are recommended. Monday-Thursday, 7:05-8 p.m.

Senior Water Aerobics

Not limited to seniors, these classes are designed for those who need to work out at a slightly slower pace compared to our other classes. The class is held in the competition pool during the colder months and in the water park lazy river during the summer months. Strength training is free to members and is a land class. STRENGTH TRAINING Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9-9:55 a.m. WATER EXERCISE Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10:15-11:15 a.m.

Dolphins Swim Team

Swimmers, ages 6 and older must demonstrate on the first day of practice they can swim 25 yards freestyle with continuous side breathing and 25 yards of backstroke. Swimmers who can't perform will be issued a refund or credit.

Tuesday & Thursday, Jan. 10-May 4 RED 5-6 p.m. $192 WHITE 6-7 p.m. $192 BLUE 6:30-8 p.m. $240 GOLD 6:30-8 p.m. $240 Scuba Classes

Scuba classes are offered through Island Divers and taught using the PADI System. Dive in and call (940) 383-3483.

Denton Area Masters Swim Club

The DASC Masters Swim Club is a club made up of novice swimmers, triathletes, and competitive swimmers. For more information, call (940) 239-7770 or email coach.michael@daswimclub.com.

AQUATIC THERAPY

Water therapy, aka aquatic therapy, is offered through Denton Sports and Physical Therapy. For assistance, call (940) 566-5714.

NAT BIRTHDAY PARTY PACKAGE, $160

• One hour in a decorated party room • An experienced party host • Admission to the NAT for 15 guests • Online invitations and paper goods • Candy Haven cake and drinks • Ice cream sandwiches • Pizza is available for an additional fee The price is limited to 15 guests; there is a $4 fee for each additional swimmer, but no charge for non-swimmers. Group rate discounts are available for additional guests of ten or more.

NAT Group Party Package $225

• One hour in a decorated party room • An experienced party host • Admission to the NAT for 25 guests • Online invitations and paper goods • Candy Haven Cake • Ice cream sandwiches and drinks • Pizza is available for an additional fee The price is limited to 25 guests; there is a $4 fee for each additional swimmer, but no charge for non-swimmers. Group rate discounts are available for additional guests of ten or more.

Nat After Hour Rentals

To book an after hours rental, call (940) 349-8802.

TO BOOK A PARTY, VISIT US ONLINE!

Denton NAT is located at 2400 Long Rd., off Sherman Dr. near Loop 288; (940) 349-8800.

Register for a class or purchase a membership!


AMERICAN RED CROSS | Learn-to-Swim Lessons LESSON DATES

DAY AND TIME

Water Tots, Ages 6 Months to 3 Years DENTON NAT (INDOOR) May 14, Aug. 6

Monday-Thursday | 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m.

June 4, June 18, July 9, July 23

Monday-Thursday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m.

July 7

Saturday | 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

May 5, June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

CIVIC CENTER POOL (OUTDOOR) June 4, June 18, July 9

Monday-Thursday | 10:15 a.m., 6:15 p.m.

Preschool, Ages 3-4 DENTON NAT (INDOOR) May 14, Aug. 6

Monday-Thursday | 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m.

June 4, June 18, July 9, July 23

Monday-Thursday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

July 7

Saturday | 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

May 5, June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m. (11:45 a.m. additional in June)

CIVIC CENTER POOL (OUTDOOR) June 4, June 18, July 9

Monday-Thursday | 10:15 a.m., 6:15 p.m.

Level 1: Intro to Water, Ages 5+ May 14, Aug. 6

Monday-Thursday | 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

June 4, June 18, July 9, July 23

Monday-Thursday |9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

July 7

Saturday | 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

May 5, June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m. (11:45 a.m. additional in June)

Level 2: Fundamental Skills, Ages 5+ May 14, Aug. 6

Monday-Thursday | 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

June 4, June 18, July 9, July 23

Monday-Thursday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

July 7

Saturday | 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

May 5, June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m. (11:45 a.m. additional in June)

Level 3: Stroke Development, Ages 6+ May 14, Aug. 6

Monday-Thursday | 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

June 4, June 18, July 9, July 23

Monday-Thursday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

July 7

Saturday | 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

May 5, June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m.

Level 4: Stroke Development, Ages 6+ May 14, Aug. 6

Monday-Thursday | 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

June 4, June 18, July 9, July 23

Monday-Thursday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., 11 a.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 7 p.m.

May 5, June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m., 10:15 a.m., (11 a.m. additional March time)

Level 5: Stroke Refinement, Ages 6+ June 2

Saturday | 9:30 a.m.

Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons, ages 3-Adult

Private individualized lessons are designed to meet your personal goals and needs and are taught by American Red Cross Certified Water Safety Instructors. To register, call the Learn to Swim Coordinator at (940) 349-8814. Private (1-on-1) Semi-Private (2-on-1) (4) 30-minute $100 (4) 30-minute $80/person (8) 30-minute $160 (8) 30-minute $130/person 14 All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

The Learn-to-Swim program teaches ages 6 months and older the opportunity to learn to swim in a safe environment. The program is designed to allow students to learn at their own pace and master the skills at each level before attempting the next challenge. Lessons for all skill levels are provided at each class during each session. Levels 1-4 have a participant to teacher class ratio of 6:1. The registration deadline is always the Friday before the first day of class.

Water Tots, ages 6 months to 3 years Parent and child aquatics builds swimming readiness through games and songs. Parents learn how to teach their children various skills to increase their child's confidence, coordination, and safety in the water. Class ratio is 10:1. Preschool, ages 3-4 This level is a fun introduction to water with an emphasis on comfort, safety, and basic water skills. Preschoolers learn floating, kicking, alternating arm action, bubble blowing, and safety rules. Class ratio is 5:1. Level 1: Intro to Water, ages 5+ This level builds from beginner skills through the introduction of freestyle, backstroke, and breaststroke while providing a greater sense of confidence and independence in the water. Class ratio is 6:1. Level 2: Fundamental Skills, ages 5+ This level builds from Level 1, and teaches alternating arm action, rhythmic bobbing, front and back glides, and safety. Prerequisites include the ability to walk five yards in chest-deep water, retrieve an object underwater, and float supported or unsupported. Class ratio is 6:1. Level 3: Stroke Development, ages 6+ This level teaches rotary breathing, dolphin kick, and safety, as well as freestyle and elementary backstroke. Prerequisites include the ability to float (front and back) unsupported, perform front and back glides unsupported, and demonstrate alternating arm action. Class ratio is 6:1. Level 4: Stroke Development, ages 6+ This level increases endurance by swimming familiar strokes (front and back crawl) for greater distances. Participants add arms to the scissors kick for sidestroke and begin learning back crawl, breaststroke, and butterfly. Class ratio is 6:1.


CIVIC CENTER POOL 2018 Open Season

Birthday Party Rentals, $110

Memorial Day Weekend, May 26-28 Open daily, May 26-Aug. 15 End of Season, Aug. 18-19 and Aug. 25-26 Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 1-3

After Hours, Private Rentals

Monday-Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday 1-6 p.m.

Available beginning May 27, this package includes one hour under the shaded party area, invitations, paper goods, cake, and drinks. Pizza is available for an additional fee. Limited to 15 guests; each additional guest pays daily admission. To book, call (940) 349-8806.

Ages 18 and older, $4 Ages 3-17, $3 2 & under is free

The pool is available for private rentals on week days beginning at 7:30 p.m. and on weekends beginning at 6:30 p.m. Lifeguards are provided. All rental fees must be paid in full at the time of booking. Rental fees vary starting at $225. To book your next party, call (940) 349-8802.

Season Pass

Denton Dolphins Swim Team, Ages 6+

Daily Admission

Purchase 1-3 for $40 each Purchase 4+ for $35 each (nonresidents add $5 per pass)

All Access Annual Aquatic Pass

(WWP, CCP, & the NAT) Purchase 1-3 for $150 each Purchase 4+ for $120 each (nonresidents add $5 per pass)

Participants must be at least five years old and are required to swim 25 yards continuously. A parent-only interest meeting will be on May 21 at 6 pm at the NAT. We’ll host team try outs and placements for NEW swimmers on May 8 or May 10 from 6-7:30 p.m. To schedule, email swimdentondolphins@gmail.com. Practices begin May 22, 5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at CCP. Morning and evening summer practices begin May 29 and will be assigned. $175 per person at Civic Center Pool

515 N. Bell St., (940) 349-8279 All fees are for residents; nonresidents add $5.

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2018 Denton Parks & Rec Summer Guide  
2018 Denton Parks & Rec Summer Guide