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TABLE OF CONTENTS

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Registration Information

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Summer special events Senior Living

STAFF DIRECTORY LARK COMMUNITY CENTER

2601 LARK AVE. 4 - 6 JESSE FRANCO MANAGER jfranco@mcallen.net

(956) 681-3340

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Lark Community Center

MARLENE CALDERON SUPERVISOR OF RECREATION 10 - 12 mcalderon@mcallen.net

Palm View Community Center

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Las Palmas Community Center

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LAS PALMAS COMMUNITY CENTER

Summer Programs List

1921 N. 25TH ST. (956) 681-3350 KRISTYNA MANCIAS MANAGER 21 kmancias@mcallen.net

Town Lake at Firemen’s Park

22 - 23 RICARDO CANTU, JR. SUPERVISOR OF RECREATION

Aquatics

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Athletics McAllen Nature Center

(956) 681-3360 28 - 32 3401 JORDAN RD. MARCELLO LANGONI MANAGER 33 - 34 mlangoni@mcallen.net

Quinta Mazatlan

35 - 38 RODOLFO MATA SUPERVISOR OF RECREATION

ricardo.cantu@mcallen.net

PALM VIEW COMMUNITY CENTER

rmata@mcallen.net

ADMINISTRATION

MISSION

The Department strives to: Improve the quality of life through the provision of well-balanced, high-quality recreation programs for the residents of McAllen to enjoy during their leisure time. Facilitate wholesome and constructive programs with a measurable value to the community. Provide attractive and wellmaintained major parks and recreation facilities in each sector of the city. These facilities should be within a reasonable distance of every surrounding neighborhood and offer safe opportunities for athletic competition, facility gatherings, and other passive and active recreation activities. Promote environmental conservation, eco and cultural tourism and socially oriented special events.

JESSE YBARRA PARKS MANAGER jybarra@mcallen.net JOSE FUENTES PARKS MANAGER jfuentes@mcallen.net SERGIO SALDANA PARKS MANAGER ssaldana@mcallen.net CALIXTRO ESPINOSA PARKS SUPERVISOR calixtro.espinosa@mcallen.net DAVID RODRIGUEZ PARKS SUPERVISOR david_rodriguez@mcallen.net ISIDRO SALINAS PARKS SUPERVISOR isalinas@mcallen.net JAIME AGUILAR PARKS SUPERVISOR jaguilar@mcallen.net

1000 S. WARE RD. (956) 681-3333 MIKE HERNANDEZ DIRECTOR mhernandez@mcallen.net

JOSE DE LA PAZ PARKS SUPERVISOR joe_paz@mcallen.net

SARAI GARCIA MANAGEMENT ASSISTANT sgarcia@mcallen.net

JUAN BERRONES PARKS SUPERVISOR jberrones@mcallen.net

MARY ANN JUAREZ SUPERVISOR OF ACCOUNTS mjuarez@mcallen.net

LUIS LOPEZ PARKS SUPERVISOR llopez@mcallen.net

RECREATION DIVISION

RUBEN BARAJAS PARKS SUPERVISOR rbarajas@mcallen.net

DENNY A. MELINE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS dmeline@mcallen.net CARINA JIMENEZ MARKETING & SPECIAL EVENTS COORDINATOR cjimenez@mcallen.net KORI WATERS SUPERINTENDENT OF ATHLETICS kwaters@mcallen.net STEPHANIE VALDEZ INTERIM SUPERINTENDENT OF AQUATICS stephanie_walters@mcallen.net CRISTINA MONROY SUPERVISOR OF RECREATION- SPECIAL EVENTS cmonroy@mcallen.net

PARKS AND RECREATION ADVISORY BOARD Brian Lewis Miles J. Mullin Cesar Aguirre Chris Henderson Frank Garza Daniel R. Santos Carlos F. Garza Trisha M. Scott Troy Gearhart Robert Swanson Joseph W. Holand Melanie Watson Joe Brown SENIOR CITIZEN ADVISORY BOARD Hiram A. Gutierrez

JONATHON HERRERA SUPERVISOR OF RECREATION- SPECIAL EVENTS Donato Medina Jr. jherrera@mcallen.net TIFFANY KERSTEN SUPERVISOR OF RECREATION- TOWN LAKE & MNC tkersten@mcallen.net

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PARKS DIVISION

DANIEL HERNANDEZ PARKS MANAGER dhernandez@mcallen.net

Dr. Ricardo Chapa Lilia A. Fuentes Ralph Garcia Enrique Miranda

Dianne Morrill Hari K. Namboodiri Kristi Collier Benjamin Garcia Alex Lamela


REGISTRATION - 2 easy ways to register ONLINE

Online registration is available seven days a week, 24 hours a day at www.mcallenparks.net. An account with USER ID and password is required to access the system. Create your account online. NOTE: By default, newly created household accounts will appear as nonresident until proof of residency is verified. If you have NEVER registered for a McAllen Parks & Recreation program or are new to the area, you will not have a verified account. To verify McAllen residency, bring one of the following items with you to any of the three community centers listed to the right. Acceptable identification includes: • Utility bill for the household such as gas, electric, water or waste removal. • Phone, television, and internet services bill • Lease, tax, or mortgage statement with your name on it • Auto insurance statement

PAYMENT

The McAllen Parks & Recreation Department accepts payment by check, cash, Visa & Mastercard.

RETURNED CHECK POLICY

A $20 service charge will be assessed for all returned checks, and students will be removed from classes until finances are settled.

SATISFACTION GUARANTEE

If, for any reason, you are not completely satisfied with a class or activity, call or visit a community center. In addition to using your feedback to help us improve our programs, we will arrange one of the following. TRANSFERS between classes will be allowed only prior to the second class meeting, at no charge. After the second class meeting, transfers may be made, pending space availability, with a charge of $5 per class. REFUNDS for classes will be allowed only prior to the second class meeting and will carry a $10 fee per class. Refunds will take 30 to 60 days to process. Requests for transfers and refunds must be in writing. The satisfaction guarantee does not include, adult leagues, contract programs and facility rentals.

PROGRAM CANCELLATION POLICY

The McAllen Parks and Recreation Department reserves the right to cancel, postpone, or combine classes as necessary. Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment. Register early to view the best schedule options.

WALK - IN

Walk-in registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis, pending space availability at the following locations. NORTH McALLEN Lark Community Center 2601 Lark Ave. · 956-681-3340 Monday - Thursday 8:00a.m.- 8:00 p.m. Friday 8:00a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Saturday 9:00a.m.-3:00 p.m. CENTRAL McALLEN Las Palmas Community Center 1921 N. 25th St. · 956-681-3350 Monday - Thursday 8:00a.m.- 8:00 p.m. Friday 8:00a.m.- 5:00 p.m. *During regularly scheduled class sessions. SOUTH McALLEN Palm View Community Center 3401 Jordan Rd. · 956-681-3360 Monday - Thursday 8:00a.m.- 8:00 p.m. Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

INCLUSIVE PROGRAMS

The City of McAllen Parks and Recreation welcomes the opportunity to accommodate our patrons with special needs so that full participation in leisure and recreation programs may be enjoyed by all. Reasonable modifications will be assessed on a case-by-case basis taking the appropriate steps to ensuring a safe and enjoyable leisure experience. Patrons with special needs are encouraged to bring a companion with them for assistance at no extra charge in lieu of an additional staff member. The initial request for accommodation should be made on the program registration form.

MEDICAL POLICY

The City of McAllen Parks and Recreation Department will not prohibit any person from participating in an activity due to a medical condition or handicap, unless such condition is likely to cause injury to that individual or other participants in the activity. A participant who has been notified by a qualified medical professional that he/she has a medical condition that is likely to cause injury to themselves or other participants, is obligated to inform the Parks and Recreation Department, at the time of registration, of the condition and willingly withdraw from the program or activity if requested by the Department. It is recommended that all participants receive medical authorization before participating in these programs.

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PATRIOTIC PROGRAM

Take an opportunity to reflect and recognize the true meaning of our Independence Day. This unique ceremony will recognize past and present service members and feature a concert from the McAllen Town Band. PLACE: Archer Park Main Stage

MAIN STREET PARADE

Celebrate America’s Independence during the annual Main Street Parade. Patriotic groups, marching bands, entertainers, businesses, civic clubs and organizations are encouraged to be a part of the parade. Parade entry deadline is Friday, June 7. Entry forms are available online at www.mcallenparks.net or at the McAllen Parks and Recreation Office. A $50 fee applies for all commercial entries. For more information call (956) 681-3333.

FREEDOM FESTIVAL

There’s something for everyone…arts & crafts, games, music, concessions and plenty of fun for the whole family!

AQUATICA EXTREME

Spend your July 4th at the pool! Fun for everyone includes games, contests, crafts, music and more! DATE: Thursday, July 4 TIME: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PLACE: Municipal Pool, 1921 N. Bicentennial Blvd. FEE: $2.50 per person

CONCERT IN THE SKY FIREWORKS EXTRAVAGANZA

It’s the highlight of the Fourth of July Celebration! Don’t miss the annual Concert in the Sky fireworks extravaganza over the City of McAllen. Come early to pick your favorite spot and enjoy games, food, and entertainment.

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Saturday, June 15, 2019

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Location: Palm View Community Center Location: Palm View Center Date: Saturday, June Community 15, 2019 Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019 Time: 10:00am Time: 10:00am Registration Fee: $50 Registration Fee: $50

Age Divisions:      Age Divisions:      Tiny Miss              4 - 6 year old Tiny Miss              4 - 6 year old Little Miss             7 - 9 year old Little Miss             7 - 9 year old Young Young Miss           Miss           10 10 -- 12 12 year year old old Junior Miss           Miss           13 13 -- 15 15 year year old old Junior

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Mahalo friends, so glad you've decided to join our luau running event! Enjoy a tropical luau run with your friends and family. Everyone can enjoy tiki juices, games, and raffle prizes. irst 50 registered guests get a t-shirt. All participants receive a finisher medal. All participants are encouraged to wear the favorite Hawaiian outfit. et's limbo! Date: Saturday, June 29th, 2019 Race Start Time: 7:30pm Location: Las Palmas Community Center-Park Age: 2-8 years Fee: $20 per child #293801.01

Registration Deadline: June 22nd or until maximum of participants is reached. Space is limited. Finisher medal awarded to each child.

FOR SPECIAL ACCOMODATIONS PLEASE CONTACT THE COMMUNITY CENTER HOSTING EVENT

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SENIOR PROGRAM MISSION STATEMENT Promoting the independence and the well-being of adults age 50 and over through health, wellness, educational, cultural, volunteerism and recreational programs and services. NORTH McALLEN Lark Community Center 2601 Lark Ave. · 956-681-3340 Center Manager: Jesse Franco

CENTRAL McALLEN Las Palmas Community Center 1921 N. 25th St. · 956-681-3350 Center Manager: Kristyna Mancias

SOUTH McALLEN Palm View Community Center 3401 Jordan Rd. · 956-681-3360 Center Manager: Marcello Langoni

NEWSLETTER Newsletters with program activities, daily lunch schedule and special events can be found at the front desk free of charge at each City of McAllen community center.

AMIGOS DEL VALLE Participating seniors (60 & Over) are able to partake in a free lunch provided by Amigos Del Valle. ADV is recognized as the largest and most enduring non-profit resource senior service, Elderly Supportive Housing service and home meal delivery service provider of the Rio Grande Valley of South Texas.

VOLUNTEER PROGRAM MISSION STATEMENT To engage men and women age 50 and better in meaningful volunteer service that strengthens the well- being of both self and community. Volunteer Assignments Include: Assisting with serving coffee daily, collecting daily donation during lunch, assisting custodian staff with cleaning of tables, class instructors, prepare meals on wheels’ home delivery trays, assist with serving meals to center participants.

SENIOR TRIPS An essential part of senior programming are monthly field trips. Field trips allow our participants to experience new and existing activities throughout the valley. Trips schedule for throughout the year include South Padre Island, Gladys Porter Zoo, McAllen Nature Center, Quinta Mazatlán, Rio Grande Valley Livestock Show, Bentsen State Park, La Plaza Mall and many more.

SENIOR DANCE Every third Wednesday of the month, Las Palmas Community Center hosts the monthly senior dance which features live music, raffle prizes and concession items. Community participants 50 and over are welcomed to attend and dance the afternoon away from 1-3:30 p.m. the fee to enter is $1.50.

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Welcome to senior lifestyle programming at the McAllen Community Centers

LAS PALMAS COMMUNITY CENTER

ACTIVITY DAYS Billiards Monday—Friday Card Games Monday-Friday Ceramics Monday—Friday Dance Fitness Monday - Friday Nutrition Program Monday—Friday English Monday - Friday Karaoke Monday & Friday Senior Exercise Monday—Thursday Duplicate Bridge Mon, Wed, Fri. Yoga Tuesday Qi Gong Tuesday Line Dancing Wed, Thurs., Fri Party Bridge Wednesday & Friday Knitting/Crochet Wednesday Senior Exercise Friday Conjunto Thursday

TIME 9:00 am—1:00 pm 9:00 am—1:00 pm 9:00 am —11:15am 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm 11:30 am—12:00 pm 9:00 am—10:00 am 10:00 am—11:15 am 12:30 pm—1:00 pm 12:00 pm– 3:00 pm 9:00 am—10:00 am 10:00am—11:00am 10:00 am—11:00am 12:30 pm– 3:00 pm 9:15 am—11:15 am 12:00pm—12:30pm 12:00 pm—1:00 pm

PALM VIEW COMMUNITY CENTER ACTIVITY DAYS TIME Aerobics Monday-Friday 10:10am—11:10am Bingo Monday-Friday 11:00am—11:15 am Poker/Dominoes* Monday-Friday 9:00 am—11:15 am *Sign-in no later than: 9:45am to play Folklorico Monday & Wed 10:00 am-11:00 am Yoga Beginner Mon, Wed, & Fri 9:00 am—10:00am Walking Club Monday-Friday 8:00 am—9:00am Nutrition Program*60yrs + Monday—Friday 11:30 am-12:00pm English Intermediate Tuesday 9:00 am—11:00 am Jazzercise Tuesday & Thursday 9:00 am—10:00 am Knitting / Crochet Tuesday & Wednesday 9:00 am—11:15 am Qi Gong Tuesday 1:00pm -3:00pm English Beginner Thursday 9:00 am—11:00 am

LARK COMMUNITY CENTER

ACTIVITY Walking Club Yoga Sr. Stretch Ceramics Dominoes Crochet & Knitting English Intermediate Aerobics Golden Lark Choir Zumba Painting & Drawing Qi Gong Line Dancing Bingo

DAYS Monday - Friday Monday - Friday Mon, Wed, Fri Monday - Wednesday Monday - Thursday Monday Monday Tuesday & Thursday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday & Friday Thursday Friday Every other Friday

TIME 8:00 am—9:00 am 10:00am—11:00 am 9:00 am —10:00 am 8:00 am—12:00 pm 9:00 am—3:00 pm 12:00 pm—2:00 pm 12:00 pm — 2:30 pm 9:00 am—10:00 am 10:30 am - 11:30 am 10:00 am—11:00 am 8:00 am—12:00 pm 1:00 pm — 2:00 pm 11:00 am—12:00 pm 12:00 pm—1:30 pm

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GRAB YOUR WANDS! KIDS AGES 5-12 CAN ENJOY QUIDDITCH, MAGICAL ARTS/CRAFTS & A POTIONS CLASS! ALL PARTICIPANTS WILL RECEIVE A FREE SHIRT!

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AGES 10-12

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Session 2: June 17 - June 28

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Session 3: July 8 - July 19

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Session 4: July 22 - August 2

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Breakfast & Lunch Provided

SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28 ART GALA

Use a variety of art mediums to create your very own masterpieces. Every craft created is sure to be a one-of-a-kind piece of art you can enjoy for years to come. Invite everyone to the art gallery show at the end of each session. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $15 for 30 mins $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-4: 30 minute class Ages 5-7: 30 minute class Ages 8+: 45 minute class

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SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2 BALLET

Introduction to the graceful art form of ballet. Learn positions, balance, and coordination while creating expression through movement. By the end of the session, you will know the names of several ballet steps and will be able to maintain proper ballet etiquette throughout class. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $15 for 30 mins $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 2-4: 30 minute class 5-7: 45 minute class

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ALL STAR SPORTS

Basic introduction to skills and techniques of a variety of sports. Kickball, soccer, basketball, and more! Tennis shoes are required. Activities will take place indoors and outdoors, depending on the weather. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $15 for 30 mins $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-4: 30 minute class Ages 5-6: 30 minute class Ages 7+: 45 minute class

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SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28 CHEER & TUMBLING

SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2 DANCE ACADEMY

Learn fun tumbling skills while also learning some fun energetic cheers. Tumbling skills to include balance, flexibility, and lifts. Join us for a new twist on our cheer & tumbling class!

Join us and learn a fun routine that incorporates many dance styles! Every routine will be a reflection of different styles that may include modern jazz, hip-hop, and high energy pom.

Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 2-6: 30 minute class Ages: 7+: 45 minute class

Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins Ages 3-7: 30 minute class

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TEEN OPEN GYM

Fee: FREE Registration Required Saturdays: (upon availability) Basketball 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Volleyball 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

BALLET

Introduction to the graceful art form of ballet. Learn positions, balance, and coordination. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins Ages 2-4: 30 minute class

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ADULT OPEN GYM

Fee: $1.00 Registration Required Saturdays: (upon availability) Basketball 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Volleyball 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

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SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28 DANCE XTRAVAGANZA

Join us and learn fun routines that incorporates many dance styles! Every routine will be a reflection of different styles that may include modern jazz, hip-hop, and high energy pom. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $15 for 30 mins/ $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-4: 30 minute class Ages 5-6: 45 minute class Time

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CHEER SQUAD

Learn everything you need to know to become an amazing cheerleader! From basic tumbling skills, to cheer motions and chants. Come be a part of our Palm View Cheer Squad. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $15 for 30 mins/ $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-4: 30 minute class Ages 5-6: 45 minute class Time

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6:00pm-6:30pm 3-4 6:45pm-7:30pm 5-6

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Are you planning a special celebration? Palm View Community Center has space available to rent! Call today to schedule a tour (956) 681-3360 14

SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2 TAEKWONDO

Learn the basics of martial arts in a safe and responsible atmosphere. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 5-12: 45 minute class Time

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VOLLEYBALL

Come out and improve your volleyball skills with us! Participants will learn rules, techniques, and game strategy. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $15 for 30 mins/ $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-4: 30 minute class Ages 5-13: 45 minute class Time

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TODDLERS-N-MOTION

Bring your little one’s to our new evening program that will excite all their senses with fun games and colorful crafts. Our instructors will make learning a playtime experience as they go through shapes, colors, the alphabet, and so much more! Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 60 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 60 mins Ages 2-3: 60 minute class Time

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SOCCER SKILLS

Pass, dribble, and shoot your way to being a soccer pro! Come learn the basics of soccer and practice progressive drills throughout the session. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins/ $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-4: 30 minute class Ages 5-6: 45 minute class Time

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DANCE WITH ME - BALLET

Come learn the graceful art form of ballet with your 2 year old. Parent participation is highly encouraged! Learn positions, balance, and coordination alongside your 2year ballerina. *Only 1 parent/guardian will be allowed in classroom at a time*

Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins Ages 2: 30 minute class Time

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BALLET

Introduction to the graceful art form of ballet. Learn positions, balance, and coordination. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-6: 45 minute class Time

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DANCE CAMP

Come learn the newest and coolest dance moves and dance to the hottest music in town. Participants will learn various dance techniques, while learning fliexiblitly and coordination. Family and friends will be invited to an end of session recital where participants will showcase all dances learned. Come join us for all the fun! Bring a snack and drink if you get hungry or thirsty when you dance.

CHEER CAMP

Show your spirit and come join the best cheer camp around! You will learn many types of cheers, dances, jumps, and chants to make you the best cheerleader ever. By the end of the session, participants will be more confident in cheering and will be able to work as a member of a team. On the last day of camp, show off all you have learned for your family. See you there!

Breakfast will be provided from 8:00a.m. - 9:00a.m. Lunch will be provided from 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m.

DATE: TIME: PLACE: AGE: FEE:

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.- *Open play from 8am - 8:30am Palm View Community Center 6 - 12 years $45 Resident/$59 Non-Resident

DATE SESSION 1: June 3 - June 14 SESSION 2: June 17 -June 28 SESSION 3: July 8 - July 19 SESSION 4: July 22 - August 2

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Monday - Friday 12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.- *Open play from 12pm - 1pm Palm View Community Center 6 - 12+ years $45 Resident/$59 Non-Resident

DATE SESSION 1: June 3 - June 14 SESSION 2: June 17 -June 28 SESSION 3: July 8 - July 19 SESSION 4: July 22 - August 2

LEGO LOGO

Bring young technicians into a creative, engineering environment. Not found in stores, the special Lego Logo kits provide extraordinary opportunities for the hands-on construction. Under the guidance of a certified educator, along with detailed technical plans to follow, the participant will build robots, traffic lights, race cars, four-by-four trucks, cranes, pulleys, levers, and more during this energized week of discovery with Lego! JUNE 24- JUNE 28 Days: Monday - Friday Fee: $90 Time

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LEGO MANIA

No builder can say “Lego my Lego!” when engaged in the creative activities of LEGO MANIA! This innovative program for Lego buffs provides opportunities for imagination and hands-on learning under the guidance of a certified educator. Enrichment in the areas of personal creativity, following instructions, eye-hand coordination, problem solving, critical thinking and learning will be experienced as the child has the opportunity to construct dinosaurs, rockets, castles, airplanes, forts, cars, and more! JUNE 24 - JUNE 28 Days: Monday - Friday Fee: $90 Time

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SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28 ALL BOYS AND GIRLS ADVENTURE CLASS

Fast-paced exciting adventure centers for all! A certified teacher will be your guide. Invention Station. Hot Wheels World of Discovery-endless track momentum force and friction. 100’s of cars. Camp Barbie-manners, careers, and dress for the occasion. Play-Doh Extreme Sciencedinosaurs, volcanoes, transportation, solar system. Young Builders Workshop-imagination station kits. Circus Arts-hoops, loops, skills and magic. Brain Center-memory and logic. Story Time. JUNE 22- JUNE 26 Days: Monday - Friday Time

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9:00am-12:00pm 5-7

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FASHION DESIGNERTALENTED EXPRESSIONS

Design principles in the areas of sketching, color & pattern coordination, costume design and fashion history will be applied to their personal style and portfolio. Designs come t life with beautifully patterned papers, yards and yards of ribbons, colorful sequins, glitzy jewels, glamorous feathers and oodles of other embellishments. Girls will be grouped into “Design Teams” for a variety of fun, engaging activities such as White Wedding and Fashion Showdown. Make new friends and build on your talented expression with personalized creations other than fashion. No Sewing in this class. JUNE 22- JUNE 26 Days: Monday - Friday Time

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TEEN OPEN GYM Fee: FREE Registration Required Saturdays: (upon availability) Basketball 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Volleyball 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

ADULT OPEN GYM Fee: $1.00 Registration Required Saturdays: (upon availability) Basketball 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Volleyball 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2


SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28

SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2 FOLKLORICO CAMP

Students will learn a variety of dances from different states in Mexico each day such as Jalisco, Nuevo Leon, Veracruz and many more. Participants Bal let will gain skills in footwork and skirting Folk while learning more about Folklorico loric o and the culture. At the end of the camp, students will have learned the routine and will be ready to perform. The camp will also include special guest coaching from local performing groups. Each participant will receive a camp T-Shirt! Lunch provided by McAllen I.S.D. Palm as Las

Jump into summer with a fun new experience to sports, games, crafts and fun guest speakers. Kids will enjoy a variety of educational and athletic activities each day throughout camp. End of the week competitions, and fun field trips. This camp will also offer special needs oriented programs that will help the individuals grow socially and emotionally. Each participant will receive a camp T-Shirt! See you at the Academy! Breakfast and lunch provided by McAllen I.S.D.

MONDAY - FRIDAY SESSION SESSION SESSION SESSION

SESSION SESSION SESSION SESSION

1: 2: 3: 4:

1: 2: 3: 4:

JUNE JUNE JULY JULY

AGES: 5-6 #293200.02 #393200.02 #493200.03 #593200.02

8A.M. - 12 P.M.

3–JUNE 14 17–JUNE 28 8–JULY 19 22–AUGUST 2 AGES: 7-10 #293200.03 #393200.03 #493200.04 #593200.03

SUMMER THEATRE CAMP

Rehearse and perform a full length play. Experience acting and costume design as well as aspects of technical production. Final performances will be announced the first week of programs. Each participant will receive a summer theater T-Shirt! Lunch provided by McAllen I.S.D. JUNE 3 - JULY 25 *No camp during the week of July 4th Days: Monday - Friday Residents: $96 Non-Residents: $125 Time

Ages

1:00pm-4:30pm 8-11 1:00pm-4:30pm 12-15

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JULY 3 - JULY 25

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FEE: $75 AGES: 11-14 #293200.04 #393200.04 #493200.05 #593200.04

Days: Monday - Friday Residents: $60 Non-Residents: $78 Time Ages 1:00pm-4:30pm 4-10 1:00pm-4:30pm 11-16

EXPLORE ART

Participants will learn the different techniques used by great art masters – Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, Vincent Van Gogh, Raphael. Participants will showcase their artwork at the end of each week. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-13: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

June 24 - June 28 #293130.01 #293130.02

THE ART OF BALLET

Allégro, Brisé, Chassé and Passé. Learn positions, balance, and coordination that tie in to the graceful artform that is Ballet. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-6: 45 minute class Time

6:00pm-6:45pm Session 2

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Ages Session 1

Session 2

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SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28 BEGINNER FOLKLORICO

Introduction to dancing different genres with different types of dance moves. Dancers will be able to show case a 5 minute routine. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-12: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

Session 2

6:00pm-6:45pm 7-12 #293142.02 #493142.02 7:00pm-7:45pm 3-6 #293142.03 #493142.03

GUITAR

An introduction to playing the guitar, reading music, fundamental and more. A great introduction to the world of music. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 7-13: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

Session 2

6:00pm-6:45pm 7-13 #293320.06 #493320.06

PIANO SKILLS

An introduction to playing the piano, reading music, fundamental and more. A great introduction to the world of music.

Ages Session 1

RISING STARS- ELITE MODELING

Participants will learn about proper modeling and etiquette skills. The session will consist of mannequin, runway, and freeze frame modeling. Grow your confidence and strike a pose in this wonderful modeling class. Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 4-8: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

6:55pm-7:40pm

Session 2

4-8 #293515.01 #493515.01

GROW-GREEN THUMB LEARN ABOUT HORTICULTURE, GARDENING AND PLANTING. TAKE THESE LIFETIME SKILLS LEARNED AND APPLY THEM TO YOUR OWN GARDEN. DAYS: MONDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS RESIDENTS: $18 FOR 45 MIN

NON-RESIDENTS: $24 FOR 45 MIN

AGES: 7-13

Days: Monday & Wednesday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 7-13: 45 minute class Time

SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2

TIME: 6:00-6:45PM Session 2

7:00pm-7:45pm 7-13 #293350.01 #493350.01

SESSION 1 #293201.01

LET’S BUILD

Participants will learn about building safety, building materials and how to create their favorite projects at home. Each session we will work on a specific project that the children can take home and showcase to all of their friends and family. This class will teach everyone how to be hands on and crafty! Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 7-13: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

6:00pm-6:45pm

7-13 #293000.01 #493000.01

Session 2

TUMBLING

Learn how tumbling skills from forward rolls, cartwheels, and basic handsprings. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins Ages 3-6: 30 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

6:00pm-6:30pm

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Session 2

ONE VOICE

Participants will discover their voice through vocal exercises and will also learn how to read music. They will have the opportunity at the end of the session to showcase their talents. *Class is open to all levels of experience. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $24 for 45 mins Ages 7-15: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

7:00pm-7:45pm

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SESSION 1: JUNE 3 - JUNE 28 SPORTS EXPLOSION

Ready, Set, Go! Participants will work on their agility, speed training, teamwork and will demonstrate what they learned at the end of the session. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $15 for 30 mins/ $18 for 45 mins Non-Residents: $20 for 30 mins $24 for 45 mins Ages 3-6: 30 minute class Ages 7-12: 45 minute class Time

Ages Session 1

Session 2

6:00pm-6:30pm 3-6 #293311.01 #493311.01 7:00pm-7:45pm 7-13 #293311.02 #493311.02

THE GREAT KIDS BAKING COMPETITION

Kids will learn how to bake their favorite cookies, pies, and cakes while learning about kitchen safety and baking tools. At the end of the session, kids will compete by baking their favorite item and have it judged by their instructors. Days: Tuesday & Thursday Residents: $30 for 60 mins Non-Residents: $40 for 60 mins Ages 6-13: 60 minute class Session 1

Ages

6-13 #293550.01 #493550.01

JUNE 17- JUNE 21 Days: Monday - Friday Fee: $90 Ages

JUNE 17 -JUNE 21

#253999.28

WRITING- LOOK AT ME I’M AN AUTHOR

Whether your child struggles in writing or loves it, they will enjoy this class! This class is about turning new and imaginative ideas into reality. This class is designed for all levels of writing whether they just learning how to make a sentence or write a short story. The scaffold instruction will make writing fun and allow students to show unique expression through their writing. Writing with voice in all genres from descriptive, narrative, and informational. Not laborious as some writing instruction can be. By practicing creative writing schematics and innovative art challenges, your child will learn to reach their inner ability to express what they are feeling. You might need to buy some frames to showcase the author’s work! JUNE 17- JUNE 21 Days: Monday - Friday Fee: $90 Time

Ages

12:30pm-3:30pm 8-12

JUNE 17 -JUNE 21

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Session 2

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Offers fast paced, fun filled activities directly related to the act of reading. Provides successes designed to develop self-esteem, confidence and motivation to move forward in the reading experience. The literature of “Story Time” enhances auditory and comprehension skills. The emergent literacy books of “Interactive Reading Time” address visual discrimination through the introduction of small, controlled vocabulary. “Game Time” provides kinesthetic activity while enhancing visual and auditory skills as related to sound/symbol association, as well as the daily construction of manipulative takehome games. Participant happiness built on daily measurable success is a priority. Read about The Farm! The Circus! The Zoo! The Jungle!

9:00am-12:00pm 5-7

6:00pm-7:00pm

(956) 681-3350

EARLY BIRD READING

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SESSION 2: JULY 8 - AUGUST 2

ADULT OPEN GYM Volleyball Day of the Week: Wednesday Times: 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Ages: 18 & Over Fee: $1.00 (Registration is Required)

Table Tennis Day of the Week: Thursday Times: 6 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. Ages: Adults 18 & Over Fee: $1.00 (Registration is Required)


PROGRAM

PLACE

DAY

AGE

TIME

FEE

SESSION 1

SESSION 2

Art Gala

LCC

M & W

3 - 4

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283760.05

483760.05

5-7

6:35 - 7:05 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283760.06

483760.06

8+

7:10 - 7:55 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

283760.07

483760.07

Ballet

2

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283160.05

483160.05

LCC

3 - 4

6:35 - 7:05 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283160.06

483160.06

5 - 6

7:10 - 7:55 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

283160.07

486160.07

2

5:25 - 5:55 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283161.02

483161.02

3 -4

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283161.03

483161.03

All Star Sports

3 - 4

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283600.05

483600.05

5 - 6

6:35 - 7:05 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283600.06

483600.06

7 +

7:10 - 7:55 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

283600.07

483600.07

CLASS DATES

Session 1 Session 2

June 3 - June 28 July 8 - August 2

CLASS LOCATIONS

PVCC LCC LPCC

Palm View Community Center 3401 Jordan Rd. Lark Community Center 2601 Lark Ave. Las Palmas Community Center 1921 N. 25th St.

CLASS FEES

30 minute $15 Resident/ $20 Non-Resident 45 minute $18 Resident/ $24 Non-Resident

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Cheer & Tumbling

LCC

LCC

M&W

T & TH M&W

2

5:25 - 5:55 p.m.

R $15 NR$20

283200.05

483200.05

3 - 4

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283200.06

483200.06

5 - 6

6:35 - 7:05 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283200.07

483200.07

7 +

7:10 - 7:55 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

283200.08

483200.08

Dance Academy

LCC

T & TH

3-4

6:35 - 7:05 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283170.02

483170.02

5-7

7:10 - 7:40 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

283170.03

483170.03

Tae Kwon Do

PVCC

T & TH

5 - 6

5:45 - 6:30 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273731.03

473731.03

7 - 12

6:45 - 7:30 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273731.04

473731.04

Toddlers -N- Motion

PVCC

M & W

2 years

5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273310.03

473310.03

3 - 4

6:40 - 7:40 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273310.04

473340.04

Dance Xtravaganza

PVCC

M & W

5 - 6

5:45 - 6:30 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

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473100.01

3 - 4

6:45 - 7:15 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

273100.02

473100.02

Cheer Squad

PVCC

M&W

3 - 4

6:00- 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

273201.02

473201.01

5 - 6

6:45 - 7:30 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273201.02

473201.02

Volleyball

PVCC

M & W

3 - 4

5:30 - 6:00 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

273750.01

473750.01

5 - 6

6:10 - 6:55 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273750.02

473750.02

7-12

7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273750.03

473750.03

Soccer Skills

3 - 4

5:45 - 6:15 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

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473732.02

5-6

6:25 - 7:10 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273732.03

473732.03

2

5:30 - 6:00 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

273160.03

473160.03

Ballet

3 - 4

6:10 - 6:55 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273161.03

473161.03

5- 6

7:00 - 7:45p.m.

R $18 NR $24

273161.04

473161.04

Explore Art

LPCC

M&W

7 - 13

7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293300.02

493300.02

The Art of Ballet

LPCC

M&W

3-6

6:00 - 6:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293160.05

493160.05

Folklorico

LPCC

M & W

3 - 6

PVCC

M & W

T & TH

Dance with me Ballet

PVCC

T & TH

7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293142.03

493142.03

7 - 12

6:00 - 6:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293142.02

493142.02

Piano Skills

LPCC

M &W

7 - 13

7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293350.01

493350.01

Guitar

LPCC

M & W

7 -13

6:00 - 6:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293320.06

493320.06

Grow-Green Thumb

LPCC

M & W

7 -13

6:00 - 6:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293201.01

493201.01

Rising Stars Elite Modeling LPCC

M & W

4-8

6:55 - 7:40 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293515.01

493515.01

Let’s Build

LPCC

T & TH

7 - 13

6:00 - 6:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293000.01

493000.01

Tumbling

LPCC

T & TH

3 -6

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

293601.03

493601.03

One Voice

LPCC

T & TH

7 - 15

7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293120.01

493120.01

The Great Kids Baking Competition LPCC

T & TH

6-13

6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

R $30 NR $40

293550.01

493550.01

Sports Explosion

T & TH

3 - 6

6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

R $15 NR $20

293311.01

493311.01

7-13

7:00 - 7:45 p.m.

R $18 NR $24

293311.02

493311.02

LPCC

Team 21


H20 HUT HOURS

April-October: Friday through Sunday 4 pm to sunset PARK HOURS: Daily 6 am to 11 pm Offering boat & fishing pole rentals, tackle, bait and refreshments for sale. In the event of steady rain, programs will be canceled and the H2O Hut will be closed.

RENTALS PEDAL BOAT, KAYAK, and STAND UP PADDLEBOARD RENTALS

Bring the family and enjoy 30 minutes on the lake in a boat of your choice. Rental fee includes a life jacket which is mandatory to be worn around the chest. Dates: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays Time: 4:00 pm to Sunset, April-October

Fees

4-seater pedal boat - $20 2-seater pedal boat - $15 Double kayak - $15 Single kayak - $10 Stand Up Paddleboard* - $10 *Ages 10+ only on the Stand Up Paddleboards (300 lb limit). Ages 17 and under with parental consent only. Parent must be present. **Frequent boater punch cards may be purchased in the H20 Hut – $100 value for $80.

FISHING POLE RENTALS

Rental is for the duration of open hours. Dates: Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays Time: 4:00 pm to Sunset, April-October Fee: $5 per pole (bait purchase additional)

PAVILION AND PUMPHOUSE RENTALS: Advance reservation only

by calling McAllen Parks & Recreation at 956-681-3333.

GUIDED PROGRAMS LEARN TO FISH

Have you wanted to try your hand at fishing but didn’t know how to go about learning? Join a staff member for instruction, followed by 30 minutes of fishing in the lake. This program is suitable for youth and adults. Parents required to remain with their children. Dates: Sundays Topics: Knot Tying, What Goes in the Tackle Box?,Fish ID and Finding the Fish, Fishing Pole Maintenance and Texas Fishing Regulations Time: October @ 6:00 pm-7:30 pm Fee: $25 per angler. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED.

October Session

#751556.07

OTHER AMENITIES SINGLE PICNIC TABLES/GRILLS: First come, first serve.

GROUP BOAT RENTALS, FISHING CLASSES, OR OVERNIGHT CAMPOUTS:

Arrangements can be made for groups who want to rent our boats or learn to fish, and for guided overnight camping programs.

FISHING: CATCH AND RELEASE ONLY.

CAST NETS ARE NOT PERMITTED. Ages 16 and under can fish without a license. Ages 17 and up require a valid state fishing license. For Texas residents, this fee is currently $30 for the year or $11 for the day. Information on purchasing a license can be found at http://tpwd.texas.gov/ business/licenses/online_sales/

Town Lake outdoor adventure camp Have a blast exploring nature and outdoor recreation this summer! Enjoy a week of age appropriate outdoor games and skills, crafts, nature activities and water play! Days of week: Monday - Friday Time: 8:00 am- 11:30am Fee: $40 includes breakfast all 5 days

Session Ages June 3 - June 7 5-15 #253600.14 June 17 - June 21 5 -15 #253600.15

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Gus & goldie LEARN TO SWIM PROgram

The most popular swimming program in the entire Rio Grande Valley is back! Join Gus & Goldie to learn important water safety skills. Each participant will receive an official Gus & Goldie T-shirt and certificate of achievement. Advance registration is required.

LOS MUNI LOS MUNICIPAL LOS ENCINOS

Fee: $30 Resident /$40 Non-Resident

SESSION 1 SESSION 4 SESSION 3 SESSION 5 SESSION 2 June 4 - June 14 June 18 - June 28 July 9 - July 19 July 23 - August 2 August 6 - August 16 PARENT/BABY (6-18 MONTHS)-Municipal Pool *Municipal Only 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 243011.09 343011.09 443011.09 543011.09 643011.09 9:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. 243011.10 343011.10 443011.10 543011.10 643011.10 7:10 p.m. - 7:40 p.m. 243011.11 343011.11 443011.11 543011.11 643011.11 Los Encinos Pool 10:10 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. 243111.09 343111.09 443111.09 543111.09 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 243111.10 343111.10 443111.10 543111.10 7:50 p.m. - 8:20 p.m. 243111.11 343111.11 443111.11 543111.11 PARENT/BABY (18-48 MONTHS)-Municipal Pool 10:10 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. 243012.05 343012.05 443012.05 543012.05 643012.05 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 243012.06 343012.06 443012.06 543012.06 642012.06 Los Encinos Pool 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 243112.05 343112.05 443112.05 543112.05 9:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. 243112.06 343112.06 443112.06 543112.06 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 243112.07 343112.07 443112.07 543112.07 7:10 p.m. - 7:40 p.m. 243112.08 343112.08 443112.08 543112.08 PRE-SCHOOL (4-5 YEARS)-Municipal Pool 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 243022.13 343022.13 443022.13 543022.13 643022.13 9:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. 243022.14 343022.14 443022.14 543022.14 643022.14 10:10 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. 243022.15 343022.15 443022.15 543022.15 643022.15 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 243022.16 343022.16 443022.16 543022.16 643022.16 7:10 p.m. - 7:40 p.m. 243022.17 343022.17 443022.17 543022.17 643022.17 7:50 p.m. - 8:20 p.m. 243022.18 343022.18 443022.18 543022.18 643022.18 8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 9:20 a.m. - 9:50 a.m. 10:10 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. 11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 7:10 p.m. - 7:40 p.m. 7:50 p.m. - 8:20 p.m.

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8:30 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. 9:20 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 10:10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. 6:15 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. 7:05 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. 7:55 p.m. - 8:35 p.m.

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YOUTH (6 - 13 YEARS)

MUNICIPAL

LEVEL 1 & 2 Swimmers will start to learn basic water exploration and swimming skills. This class covers submersion under the water, floating & gliding on front & back, rhythmic breathing, safety skills, and front & back crawls at a beginner level. LEVEL 3 Designed to build upon skills learned during previous levels. The back crawl will be expanded and the front crawl will be perfected. Swimmers will also learn how to tread water. LEVEL 4 Designed to build upon the skills mastered at Level 3. Swimmers will develop endurance to swim greater distances. Breaststroke and sidestroke are also taught. ADULT (14 & OVER) For adults/teens who either want to overcome their fear of the water or for adults that are comfortable in the water, but would like to improve their strokes.

MUNI LOS ENCINOS

On the first day of each session, the instructors will assess the participant’s swimming ability by performing a skills test. Based on the test, the instructor will determine the participants class level.

MUNI

Days of the Week: Tuesday-Friday

PARENT/BABY (6-18 MONTHS) Designed to teach parents how to work safely and effectively with their infant to help develop water adjustment skills and learn to have fun in the water. One parent per child is allowed in the water at a time. Swim diapers and swim suits are necessary for infants. No diapers or disposable swim diapers are allowed. PARENT/TODDLER (18-48 MONTHS) Reinforces skills learned in the infant class and progresses to learn more advanced skills age appropriate for a toddler. One parent per child is allowed in the water at a time. Swim diapers and swim suits are necessary for infants. No diapers or disposable swim diapers are allowed. PRE-SCHOOL (4-5 YEARS) Learn basic water adjustment skills with an emphasis on play to prepare children for comfort in the water for Youth Level 1 & 2. Designed to teach swimmer independence with initial play in the wading pool and progression to the main pool when ready. YOUTH (6 - 13 YEARS)

8:30 a.m. - 9:10 a.m. 243136-14 9:20 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. 243136-15 10:10 a.m. - 10:50 a.m. 243136.16 11:10 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. 243136.17 6:15 p.m. - 6:55 p.m. 243136.18 7:05 p.m. - 7:45 p.m. 243136.19 7:55 p.m. - 8:35 p.m. 243136.20 ADULT (14 & OVER)-Municipal Pool 7:55 p.m. - 8:35 p.m. 243048-03

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PUBLIC SWIM MUNICIPAL POOL $2.50 PER PERSON

May 4th to June 2nd Saturday and Sunday 1:15 pm-6:00 pm June 4th to August 25th Tuesday-Friday 1:15 pm-6:00 pm Saturday and Sunday 1:15 pm-7:00 pm August 31st to September 22nd Saturday and Sunday 1:15 pm-7:00 pm

LOS ENCINOS

$1.50 PER PERSON

May 4th to June 2nd Saturday and Sunday 2:00 pm-6:00 pm June 4th to August 11th Tuesday-Friday 1:00 pm-6:00 pm Saturday and Sunday 1:00 pm-7:00 pm

CASCADE POOL $1.50 PER PERSON

June 4th to August 11th Wednesday and Thursday 5:00 pm-9:00 pm Saturday and Sunday 5:00 pm-9:00 pm

WATER AEROBICS BOYS CLUB POOL $1.00 PER PERSON

June 4th to August 11th Tuesday-Friday 6:00 pm-7:00 pm

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LAP SWIMMING

June 4th – August 2nd

BOYS CLUB POOL $1.00 PER PERSON

Tuesday-Friday 6:00 am – 8:00 am 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

MUNICIPAL POOL $1.00 PER PERSON

Tuesday-Friday 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

ADAPTIVE AQUATICS

Designed for special needs, participants will receive individual instruction including introduction to the water and water safety activities. It is recommended that participants have one parent/ guardian or an aid in the water to assist instructor with activities.

Days of the Week: Tuesday-Friday Fee: $30 Resident /$40 Non-Resident Time: 8:35am-9:15am Location: Boys Club Pool Ages: 6 & Over Session 1: June 4, 2019 to June 14, 2019 #243237.04 Session 2: June 18, 2019 to June 28, 2019 #343237.04 Session 3: July 9, 2019 to July 19, 2019 #443237.04 Session 4: July 23, 2019 to August 2, 2019 #543237.04

LIFEGUARDING TRAINING

Train to become a certified American Red Cross lifeguard and learn valuable skills including injury prevention, facility safety, patron surveillance, emergency preparation, rescue skills, victim assessment, first aid, CPR/AED and care for head, neck and spinal injuries.

PREREQUISITE: Participant must be able to swim 300 yards continuously, complete a timed retrieval of a 10lb object from a depth of 7-10 ft., tread water with no hands for 2 minutes in deep water. In the event a participant fails to complete the prerequisite test, he/she may request a refund minus the $50 non-refundable fee or transfer to another Lifeguard Training Session at no additional cost. Transfers will only be allowed once per participant for free. Participants 17 and under MUST be accompanied by an adult during the prerequisite activities. Participants must be present for pre-requisite testing and all four class days. Pre-Requisite will take place on first day of class at

5pm. Location: Boys Club Pool Thursday and Friday 5:00pm-8:30pm Fee: $125.00/ participant

Saturday and Sunday 8:00am-8:00pm Age: 15 & up

(If under 18 a parent or guardian MUST be present for the prerequisites in case of an emergency.) *Please be on time to all sessions*

Session 8: May 2, 2019 to May 5, 2019 Session 9: May 9, 2019 to May 12, 2019 Session 10: May 23, 2019 to May 26, 2019 Session 11: May 30, 2019 to June 2, 2019

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MCALLEN MAKOS SWIM TEAM This non-competitive swim team focuses on technique and conditioning. Participants are required to swim 25 yards comfortably and continuously. To determine levels, all new participants must be present on the first day of class.

Location: Boys Club Pool Ages: 6 & Over Fee: $30 Resident /$40 Non-Resident Days of the Week: Tuesday - Friday Time: 4:30 pm - 5:10 pm Non-Competitive-2 week session: Session 1: June 4 to June 14 Session 2: June 18 to June 28 Session 3: July 9 to July 19

SUNDAY 2

Participants will receive specialized instruction and compete in meets across the Rio Grande Valley. Qualifications for participation: Must be able to swim 50 yards comfortably and have no fear of the water. Team members cannot have participated in the USA swim meets beginning January 1, 2019. Includes T.A.A.F. membership, insurance and T-Shirt (Includes individual practice meet entry fees that each athlete pays prior to competition.) Participants must be registered by June 21st, 2019. A $5 late fee will be added to all late registrations. *Please see the Athletics section of this guide for parent meeting information.

Day: June 3 - July 19 Time & Place: Please See Calendar Ages: 6 years & Over Fee: $75.00 Resident/ $93.00 Non-Resident #253004.03 TAAF Swim Meets Saturday, June 8 - Edinburg Saturday, June 15 – McAllen Saturday, June 22 - Mission Saturday, June 29 - Brownsville Regional Meet –July 13 - Mission State Meet– July 25–July 28 – College Station

TUESDAY

3 BOYS CLUB POOL

NIKKI ROWE HS

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M. SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

JUNE 2019 WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

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WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M. SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M. SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

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WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

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WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

WHITE: 9:30 A.M.-10:15 A.M. BLUE: 10:00 A.M.- 11:15 A.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

SILVER: 12 P.M.-1:30 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3 P.M.

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M. .

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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NIKKI ROWE HS

WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

WHITE: 10:00 A.M.-11:00 A.M. BLUE: 10:45 A.M.- 12:00 P.M. SILVER: 11:45 A.M.-1:15 P.M. SHARK: 1:00 P.M.- 3:00 P.M.

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TAAF - PROGRAMS

T.A.A.F. TEAM PROGRAMS McAllen Parks and Recreation is proud to offer Texas Amateur Athletics Federation (T.A.A.F.) programs. Young athletes will compete against other individuals and teams from across the Rio Grande Valley and the state in various sports including track & field, golf, swimming and tennis. Teams will attend local tournaments and meets, earning the opportunity to compete at the regional level. A complete schedule of meets and competitions will be provided once classes begin. Individual T.A.A.F. membership is included in the class fee. Other fees including individual meet fees are the responsibility of the participant. Qualifying athletes will earn a chance to compete in the state Games of Texas, a week-long Olympic style competition featuring a variety of sports.

TAAF PARENT’S MEETING/ STATE MEET PARENT’S MEETING

All parents of athletes participating in T.A.A.F. programs will be REQUIRED to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, June 6th at 6:30 pm at Palm View Community Center. We will provide you with information for the upcoming summer and your child’s programs. State Meet Qualifier Parent’s Meeting: Friday, July 19th, 6:00 p.m. Palm View Community Center NOTE: The minimum age to travel with Team McAllen is eight years of age.

TAAF SUMMER TRACK & FIELD

McAllen Memorial High School’s “ALFREDO ‘BOXER’ HERNANDEZ” Stadium will be the home of the McFun 2019 Region 2 Texas Amateur Athletic Federation. Local T.A.A.F. track & field meets are scheduled throughout the summer. So, don’t delay…come be on a winning team! Join “TAAF Team McAllen”! Participants who qualify for advanced competition are responsible for their own travel expenses. Includes T.A.A.F. membership, insurance and T-Shirt (Does not include individual meet entry fees that each athlete must pay prior to competition.) Participants must be registered by June 21, 2019 if they want to compete in the TAAF Games of Texas Tournaments.

Location: McAllen Sports Park- North (first two weeks only) Dates: Monday - Friday -May 20th- 31st Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm Location: Memorial High School Track Dates: Monday- Thursday June 3rd - July 22nd Time: 8:00 am-9:30 am & 5:30 pm-7:00 pm Age: 5 years- 18 years Fees: $60.00/resident $78.00/non-resident #253001.03

2019 TRACK MEETS

Friday, May 31st- Mercedes High School Old Stadium Friday, June 7th- Alamo PSJA Memorial High School Friday, June 14th- Rio Grande City Joe Sanchez Stadium Friday, June 21st - Weslaco Bobby Lackey Stadium Friday, June 28th- McAllen Nikki Rowe High School Wednesday, July 10th-Friday, July 12th TAAF Regional Meet- Pharr PSJA Friday, July 19th – Raymondville High School July 25th - July 28th, 2019- College Station, Texas TAAF GAMES of TEXAS

TAAF SUMMER GOLF TEAM

Team Golf is for the experienced golfers (ages 7-18 years) who want to improve their game play while working towards regional and state competition within Region 2 of the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation. A playing test will be required before joining the team. Testing will be scheduled on Monday, June 3rd. The team will participate in tournaments during the summer. Players will be responsible for entry and green fees at these tournaments. Location: Palm View Golf Course2699 S. Ware Road, McAllen Dates: Monday -Thursday June 3rd-July 19th Time: 3:30 pm-6:30 pm Fees: $80.00/resident $105/non-resident #253002.05 Includes T.A.A.F. membership (All tournament fees are extra.) Collared shirt and soft spike shoes are required on the course.

Registration: Participants must be registered by June 21, 2019 if they want to compete in the TAAF Games of Texas Tournaments.

2019 GOLF MEETS TO BE ANNOUNCED TAAF SUMMER SWIM TEAM Please see the Aquatics section of this activity guide for more information.

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TAAF SUMMER TENNIS TEAM

Team Tennis is for the experienced tennis players (ages 6-18 years) who want to improve their stroke, game strategy, and ball placement while working toward regional and state competition within Region 2 of the Texas Amateur Athletic Federation. Participants who qualify for advanced competition are responsible for their own travel expenses. Location: McAllen High School Tennis Courts, 2011 La Vista Ave, McAllen TX (first two weeks will only be in the evening.) Dates: May 20th- May 31st Time: 5:30 pm-7:00 pm Location: McAllen High School Tennis Courts, 2011 La Vista Ave, McAllen Dates: Monday - Thursday June 3rd-July 25th Time: 8:00 am-11:00 am & 6:00 pm-8:00 pm Fees: $80.00/resident $105/non-resident #253003.03 Includes membership in USTA and TA.A.F. & entry into the McAllen Open Tournament. Registration: Participants must be registered by June 21st, 2019 if they want to compete in the TAAF Games of Texas Tournaments.

2019 TENNIS MEETS

Friday, June 7th- Sunday, June 9th-- Alamo Open Friday, June 14th- Sunday, June 16th-Edinburg Tennis Classic Friday, June 21st- Sunday, June 23rd -- McAllen Open Friday, July 12th- Saturday, July 13th-McAllen Joe Best Tennis Tournament Thursday, July 25th- Sunday, July 28th--- College Station, Texas - TAAF GAMES of TEXAS-

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YOUTH & ADULT TENNIS INSTRUCTION Location: McAllen High School Tennis Courts 2011 La Vista Ave Fee: $40.00/resident $52/non-resident  

Discover the lifetime sport of tennis. Classes are designed to introduce the beginner to fun-filled court action and prepare the advanced player for match play.  This program will provide instruction in forehand, backhand, and the serve.  Classes will progress to rally, basic court position play and court strategy.  Age groups may be combined due to number of registrations.  An introduction to the basic elements of tennis will be taught.  Specially designed equipment may be used on modified courts.  SOME RAQUETS MAY BE PROVIDED FOR THE TINY TOTS.  CLASS SIZE IS LIMITED! MORNINGS (Monday - Thursday) CLASS 1: 8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.  

$ 35.00/resident $45/non-resident; eight evening sessions (Classes not held on Friday)

Session 1: June 3rd-June 14th Monday-Friday Session 2:  June 17th-June 28th Monday-Thursday

(No class Friday, June 21, due to McAllen Open) NO CLASSES DURING THE WEEK OF FOURTH OF JULY Session 3: July 8th-July 19th Monday-Friday SESSION 1 

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CLASS 2: 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.        Tiny Tot  (Ages 4 - 6)     253713.10  $40 Residents / $52 Non-Residents   Youth 1  (Ages 7 - 10)    253714.10 Youth 2  (Ages 11 - 14)    253715.10

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CLASS 4: 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.          Tiny Tot  (Ages 4 - 6)     253713.12 $35 Residents / $45 Non-Residents   Youth 1  (Ages 7 - 10)    253714.12 Youth 2  (Ages 11 - 14)    253715.12 EVENINGS (Tuesday &  Thursday) CLASS 1: 6:30 p.m. - 7:45 p.m.      Adult (Ages 15 & Over)   257701.07 $35 Residents / $45 Non-Residents

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EVENINGS (Monday - Thursday) CLASS 3: 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.        Tiny Tot  (Ages 4 - 6) $35 Residents / $45 Non-Residents   Youth 1  (Ages 7 - 10) Youth 2  (Ages 11 - 14)  

YOUTH GOLF LESSONS

The McAllen Parks and Recreation Department Instructors will supervise the camp and will introduce students to the rules, etiquette and skills of golf. Instruction will emphasize driving, pitching and putting. Players will participate in a final day tournament for awards. Parents are invited to attend this event. Collared shirt and soft spike shoes are required. Place: Palm View Golf Course2699 S. Ware Road, McAllen Fee: $50/resident; $75/non-resident Dates: Monday - Thursday Time: 8:00 am - 12:00pm Session 1: June 3rd-June 20th # 253810.03 Session 2: June 24th-July 18th #353810.03 NO CLASSES DURING THE WEEK OF FOURTH OF JULY

ADULT GOLF LESSONS

Beginner and Intermediate lessons will provide an introduction to the fundamentals of golf at the Palm View Golf Course. Lessons will cover stance, grip, etiquette and rules as well as driving, putting and chipping. Clubs are provided if you don’t have your own. Collared shirt and soft spike shoes are required. Place: Palm View Golf Course2699 S. Ware Road, McAllen Fee: $60/resident ; $85/non-resident Dates: Tuesday & Thursday Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00pm Session 1: June 4th -June 20th #257500.05 NO CLASSES DURING THE WEEK OF FOURTH OF JULY

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ADULT ATHLETIC LEAGUES ADULT INDOOR VOLLEYBALL

Divisions: Co-ed Recreation Ages: Must be 18 of the first day of league play. Dates: June 13th -Aug 28th Times: 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm & 9:00 pm Location: Palm View Community Center Registration: May 28th -June 7th Fee: $250.00 per team Meeting: Mandatory manager’s meeting—TBA

*Please look to www.teamsideline.com/mcallen for schedule changes, makeups and or rain outs.

ADULT BASKETBALL

Divisions: Men’s Open Recreation Days: Thursdays onlywith exceptions to make ups and end of season tournament games.

Age: Must be 18 of the first day of league play. Dates: June 13th -Aug. 29th Time: 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm & 9:00 pm Location: Lark Community Center & Palm View Community Center Registration: May 27th -June 7th Fee: $275.00 per team Meeting: Mandatory manager’s meeting—TBA *Please look to www.teamsideline.com/mcallen for schedule changes, makeups and or rain outs.

MCALLEN

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Tennis players are invited to participate in one of the Valley’s most established tournaments. The McAllen Open is a non-sanctioned U.S.T.A. event.  U.S.T.A. age divisions and regulations apply. Awards are given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place finishers in each division.

ADULT KICKBALL

Divisions: Co-ed Recreation Ages: Must be 18 of the first day of league play. Dates: June 12th -Aug 28th Times: 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm, 9:00 pm & 10:00 pm Location: Los Encinos ParkEast & West Fields Registration: May 28th -June 7th Fee: $250.00 per team Meeting: Mandatory manager’s meeting- TBA

*Please look to www.teamsideline.com/mcallen for schedule changes, makeups and or rain outs.

USA SOFTBALL

Divisions: B, C, D, E MENS, Co-ed, Womens recreation Ages: Must be 18 of the first day of league play. Dates: June 10th -Aug. 30th, 2019 Times: 7:00 pm, 8:00 pm, 9:00 pm and 10:00 pm Location: Westside Softball Complex, 1000 S. Ware Road Registration: Saturday, June 1st Fee: $350.00 per team Meeting: Mandatory manager’s meeting on June 1st at 9:00am at Palm View Community Center *Please look to www.teamsideline.com/mcallen for schedule changes, makeups and or rain outs.

LOCATION: MCALLEN HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS COURTS, 2011 LA VISTA AVE, MCALLEN DATES: JUNE 21ST -JUNE 23RD, 2019 SINGLES FEE: $15.00 DOUBLE FEE: $20.00 REGISTRATION: MAY 1ST -JUNE 14TH OFFICIAL REGISTRATION CAN BE MADE ONLINE THROUGH USTA. USTA NUMBER NEEDED FOR EVENT

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MC FUN ZONE

7 ON 7 FOOTBALL LEAGUE

SPEND THE SUMMER HAVING LOADS OF FUN WITH A VARIETY OF EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS. ENJOY ARTS & CRAFTS, ATHLETES-STAY SHARP FOR THE NEXT FOOTBALL SEASON BY JOINING THE MCALLEN PARKS AND RECREATION DEPARTMENT 7 ON 7 FOOTBALL LEAGUE.  SEVEN PLAYERS LINE UP AGAINST OPPOSING SEVEN PLAYERS IN A FAST-PACED, ACTION-PACKED GAME OF NONTACKLE FOOTBALL.  PLAYERS FROM AREA HIGH SCHOOLS ARE ENCOURAGED TO FORM THEIR TEAMS AND WORK ON PHYSICAL DEVELOPMENT AND SKILLS DURING THE SUMMER.  THE TWO (2) DIVISIONS ARE VARSITY TUESDAY NIGHTS (RETURNING PLAYERS, JUNIORS & SENIORS) AND JUNIOR VARSITY THURSDAY NIGHTS (ENTERING FRESHMEN & SOPHOMORES).  TEAMS ARE LIMITED TO 20 PLAYERS.

Date: June 4th, 2019 -June 27th 2019 Time: 7:00 and 8:00 p.m. Location: McAllen Sports Park- North, 3301 Buddy Owens Blvd Age: High School Eligible (entering 9th grade) Fee: $300.00 per team (if two teams’ JV & V, price is $225.00 per team) Registration: March 18th- April 26th, Parks and Recreation Office 1000 S. Ware Rd

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PLAY GAMES, MAKE FRIENDS AND HAVE FUN! THE PROGRAM ENDS WITH SUPER FRIDAY FUN DAY! BREAKFAST AND LUNCH PROVIDED. RESIDENTS AND NON-RESIDENTS ARE ELIGIBLE. SPACE IS LIMITED. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED. ON-SITE REGISTRATION IS NOT PERMITTED.

AGE: 5-12

FEE: $50 PER SESSION

TIME: 7:45A.M. - 5:00P.M. SESSION 1: MONDAY, JUNE 3RD - THURSDAY, JUNE 27TH NO CAMPS THROUGH FOURTH OF JULY WEEK SESSION 2: MONDAY, JULY 8TH - THURSDAY, AUGUST 8TH

LOCATION ALVAREZ ELEMENTARY ESCANDON ELEMENTARY MILAM ELEMENTARY JACKSON ELEMENTARY SAM HOUSTON ELEM.

SESSION 1 #253200.21 #253200.22 #253200.23 #253200.24 #253200.25

SESSION 2 #453200.21 #453200.22 #453200.23 #453200.24 #453200.25


In the event of steady rain or extreme temperatures,programs will be canceled and the site will be closed.

MONDAYS NATIVE PLANT TOUR Dates: Mondays, May - October Time: May @ 7:00 pm June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm SUNSET YOGA Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, June - October Time: June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm

TUESDAYS VOLUNTEERS IN THE PARK Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am Ages: All ages (15 and under with a parent or guardian)

YOGA UNDER THE OAKS Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays June - October Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am SUNSET RUN IN THE WOODS Dates: Tuesdays, June - October Time: June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm

WEDNESDAYS BIRD AND NATURE WALK Dates: Wednesdays, Year-Round Time: 8:30 am – 9:30 am SUNSET GEOCACHING Dates: Wednesdays, May – October Time: May @ 7:00 pm June & July @ 7:15 pm

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WEDNESDAYS (CONT’D)

SUNSET GEOCACHING August @ 7:00 pm

SUNSET YOGA Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays June - October Time: June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm

THURSDAYS VOLUNTEERS IN THE PARK Time: 8:30 am - 10:30 am Ages: All ages (15 and under with a parent or guardian) YOGA UNDER THE OAKS Dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays June – October Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am

FRIDAYS

INTRO TO POI (THE ART OF FIRE SPINNING) Dates: Fridays, June – October Time: June & July @ 6:15 pm August @ 6:00 pm SUNSET YOGA Dates: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, June - October Time: June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm FRIDAY NIGHT HIKE Dates: Fridays, April – November Time: April @ 8:00 pm May @ 8:15 pm June & July @ 8:30 pm August @ 8:15 pm (90 minute program)

SATURDAYS TAI CHI IN THE PARK Dates: Saturdays, Year-Round Time: May – October, 8:00 am - 9:00 am BEGINNERS BUTTERFLY WALK Dates: Saturdays, May - October Time: 9:00 am - 10:00 am SUNSET NATURE WALK Dates: Saturdays, June – October Time: June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm

SUNDAYS FOREST BATHING (NATURE MEDITATION) Dates: Sundays, June – October Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am ART IN THE PARK Dates: Sundays, May – October Time: May @ 7:00 pm June & July @ 7:15 pm August @ 7:00 pm

SPECIAL REQUESTS

PROGRAMS FOR GROUPS OF ADULTS AND YOUTH We have over two dozen programs available as custom programs for ages Pre-K through adult. Any groups or families with 10 people or more are asked to schedule a custom tour, so that we can better service your group. Call 681-3333 for details. Fee: $3/person/hour with a $30 minimum


Summer Explorations in Nature

600 SUNSET Drive in McAllen 956-681-3370 www.quintamazatlan.com Tuesday to Saturday 8 am to 5 pm, Thursday till Dark Admission $3 Adults $2 Children & Seniors, FREE Children 2 & Under

BRING THE FAMILY FLASHLIGHT NIGHTS

on Tuesdays There is something magical about being in the woods with flashlights at night! Bring your family and join our naturalist on a guided walk to look for scorpions, spiders, frogs, snakes, owls, and more. Our UV lights will add to the adventure! RSVP preferred! DATES: Tuesdays (June – August) TIME: 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm AGES: Family, School Age, Adults & Interested Older Youth FEE: $3

THURSDAY EVENING EXPLORATIONS

DATES: Thursdays TIME: 7:00 PM FEE: Free with Park Admission June 6

LIVE Reptile Adventures with Danny Conner June 13 Super Hero Night—come dressed! June 20 MOST History- Wild Survival Night June 27 LIVE Raptors with Sky King Falconry July 11 LIVE Animals with Animal Contacto July 18 Safari Greg’s Adventures July 25 Dr. Seuss--Oh the places you will go this Summer! Come Dressed! August 8 Dinosaur George August 15 Bubble Concert— come with extra bubbles! August 22 Magic Dork Night with John O’Bryant August 29 Spider-man Night—come dressed!

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NATURE NUGGETS

Follow your child’s imagination as they explore nature through handson, nature-inspired lessons filled with song, discovery, socializing, movement, exploration and a craft. DATES: Thursdays or Saturdays TIME: 10:00 am AGES: 3 -6 FEE: Free with Park Admission June 6 & 8 Fun with Furry Animal Friends June 13 &15 Fun with Frogs & Toads June 20 & 2 Fun with Birds on the Water June 27 & 29 Fun with Snakes & Worms July 6 Fun with Red, White & Blue July 11 & 13 Fun with Water and Rainbows July 18 & 20 Fun with Summer Trees July 25 & 27 Fun with Summer Flowers August 1 & 3 Fun with Insects that Nectar & Fly August 8 &10 Fun with Insects that Crawl and Hide August 15 &17 Fun with Rocks & Rolling August 22 & 24 Fun with Soil as a Home August 29 & 31 Fun with End of Summer

PHOTO FUN FRIDAYS

Kids will have fun exploring the beauty of the sanctuary, learning about photography and taking pictures. Kids are encouraged to bring their own camera—but a few cameras will also be available. DATES: Fridays June 7, 14, 21, 28 July 5, 12, 19, 26 August 2nd— Awards & Recognition TIMES: 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. AGES: School Age Children FEE: Free with Park Admission

NATURE DETECTIVE WALK

on Saturday Mornings Ready to explore? Discover exciting wildlife activities along the forest trails with a naturalist! How many birds, bugs and other animals can you spot? Receive a free NATURE PASSPORT Booklet! DATES: Saturdays (June, July, August) TIMES: 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. AGES: All Ages FEE: Free with Park Admission

FEATURE CREATURES

on Saturday Afternoons DATES: Saturdays TIMES: 1:30 p.m. or 3:30 p.m. AGES: All Welcome Fee: Free with Park Admission June Pondering Pond Life July Secrets in the Prickly Pear Patch August Reptile Roundup

NATURE PASSPORT

FREE for Children Explore the sanctuary with a fun, self-guided scavenger hunt booklet. You can explore at your own pace and upon completing the challenges check in at the Front Desk for your prize! The challenges could take you several visits during the summer to complete! AGES: School Age Children TIMES: Park Hours of Operation FEE: Free booklet with Park Admission


nature stewards nature discovery camps NURTURE NATURE

Student Service Learning Opportunities Are you looking to gain community service hours and get hands-on experience with nature this summer? As a volunteer, you’ll get to share your talents and experience life at Quinta Mazatlán. From planting seedlings, removing invasive plants, community science, to assisting with special events, we welcome groups and individual volunteers. The service program is a teaching and learning strategy that enriches your life, strengthens the community, and adds diversity to your resume and college applications. For more information contact, Kassandra Rodriguez at 956-681-3376 or krodriguez@mcallen.net.

SCOUT BADGES, YOUTH GROUPS & SCHOOL PROGRAMS

Scout Badges and School Programs can be customized for all youth group interests. Advance reservations and payment are required. For more information contact, Analisa Henrichson at 956-681-3385 or AHenrichson@mcallen.net.

The half-day summer camps for kids are geared toward the grade level for each group. Different themes offer a fun-filled week combining indoor and outdoor adventure, games, wildlife exploration, scavenger hunts, science and art! ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED DATE: Tuesday - Friday TIME: 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (Drop off as early as 8:00 am; Pick up no later than Noon.)

FEE: $30 Resident/$40 Non-Resident

DINOSAUR CAMP

WILD ART CAMP

Roar like dinosaurs and dig like paleontologists in this fun-filled week of dino-mania! SESSION 4: July 9 -12 Ages: 6-9 #263004.05 SESSION 1: June 11 -14 Ages: 6-9 #263001.09 SESSION 1: JUNE 18-21 Ages: 10-12 #263002.06 SESSION 1: JUNE 23-26 Ages: 10-12 #263006.06

Bring out YOUR inner WILD using nature watercolors, sculpture, nature photography, nature mosaic, and more. SESSION 3: June 25 – 28 Ages: 6-9 #263003.05 SESSION 4: July 9 – 12 Ages: 10-12 #263004.06 SESSION 6: July 23- 26 Ages 6-9 #263006.05

SCIENCE CAMP ACADEMY

All the fun of camping, (without the overnight part!) Learn to set up a tent, cast a fishing pole, explore with binoculars, follow a treasure map, track forest animals, and make s’mores by the campfire (after a summertime splash rain!)! SESSION 2: June 18 - 21 Ages: 6-9 #263002.05 SESSION 3: June 25 -28 Ages: 10-12 #263003.06 SESSION 5: July 16-19 Ages: 6-9 #263005.05

Learn about science through interactive, hands-on and nature based science activities. This exciting program allows youth to become junior scientists for the summer and embark on a series of science adventures! SESSION 1: June 11 – 14 Ages: 9-12 #263001.10 SESSION 5: July 16 - 19 Ages: 9-12 #263005.06

CAMP QUINTA

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special programs & events POLLINATOR MORNING

Did you know pollinators help our food grow? From bees to hummingbirds, beetles to butterflies, you’ll learn why these helpers are so important. We’ll have a fun morning inspecting flowers, playing games, tasting honey and learning how to attract pollinators to your yard! Bring your Scouts too! DATE: Saturday, June 1st TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. FEE: Free with Park Admission

BIRDING MORNING

How many birds can you identify? Studying birds with your family is a great way to learn about wildlife and ecology of the Valley. Kids will get excited about using binoculars, drawing birds, trail walks and more fun. Bring your Scouts too! DATE: Saturday, July 6th TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. FEE: Free with Park Admission

REPTILE RENDEZVOUS MORNING

Don’t miss this engaging Reptile Morning of activities, crafts, meeting snakes up close and trail walks. Bring your Scouts too! DATE: Saturday, August 3rd TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

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LOW ROPES LEADERSHIP COURSE

Teamwork is a very important aspect for kids to learn, especially as it pertains to sports and other leadership activities. The Low Ropes Leadership Course is a fun team building activity offered by trained facilitators. The course will help the children build self-esteem and confidence by helping them to find their personal courage and strengths. AGES: All Ages of Leaders DATE/TIME: Advance Reservation and Payment Required FEE: 3-hour Event $20 per person ($200 minimum) 4-hour Event $30 per person ($300 minimum)


2019 Summer Reading at MPL Kids

2019

T E E N

SUMMER READING P R O G R A M

EARLY READERS

CHAPTER READERS

Read To Your Child Board Books Easy Readers Picture Books

Any Chapter Book AR Level 3.0 & Above Log In Books

STAR LEVEL 1

Complete all levels and continue to read and log in books for a chance to be a TOP TEN READER

Join Our Launch Party on Sunday! June 2nd 5PM - 7PM

Early Reader | 20 books Chapter Reader | 4 books « Get a free book, a certificate of completion and a $3 Read Down Your Fines Voucher

SUPERSTAR LEVEL 2

MEGASTAR LEVEL 3

Early Reader | 40 books

Early Reader | 60 books

Chapter Reader | 8 books

Chapter Reader | 10 books

« Get coupons, a special prize and a $3 Read Down Your Fines Voucher

« A $3 Read Down Your Fines Voucher, an invitation to our Finale Party and a chance to win one of many raffle prizes

For questions, please call us at our children's desk: 956.681.3010

Registration: May 6th - July 12th

Program Begins June 2nd

Prize Pickup July 17th

AGES: Entering 6th Grade to 12th Grade PRIZE LEVEL 1 PRIZE LEVEL 2 Earn 150 points and unlock your 2nd level prize badge! WIN: An exclusive MPL power bank, an invitation to our Finale Party, a $3 Read Down Your Fine Voucher, and a chance to win one of many raffle prizes!

Earn 50 points and unlock your 1st level prize badge! WIN: A Free Book, a certificate, and a $3 Read Down Your Fine Voucher

COMPLETE ALL LEVELS & JOIN US AT OUR FINALE PARTY!

For questions, please call us at our teens desk: 956.681.3090

Programs Ends July 26th

Register Online at mcallen.readsquared.com

4001 N. 23rd St. McAllen, TX 78504 | 956.681.3000 | www.mcallenlibrary.net

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2019 Summer Activity Guide