Town of Oro Valley Parks and Recreation
PROGRAM GUIDE SUMMER 2018
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ORO VALLEY MAP LEGEND Oro Valley Town Limits
Coronado National Forest
Shared Use Path
Parks & Recreation Office
PARK INFORMATION & AMENITIES 1
HONEY BEE CANYON PARK
13880 N. Rancho Vistoso Blvd. • Two covered • ramadas • • Grills and • picnic tables at • ramadas
• Camping and RV sites • Dump station • Equestrian staging area • Hiking trails
• Two lighted multi-use fields • Covered ramada • Picnic tables at ramada • Grill • Remote control aircraft flying strip
4 CAÑADA DEL ORO SHARED USE PATH Along the Cañada del Oro Wash, between La Cañada Drive and Oracle Road (with extensions to both the west and north) • Accessible Walking Path • Part of the Pima County Loop system • Water fountains along path and restrooms available at parks along path • Walking path 5 STEAM PUMP RANCH 10901 N. Oracle Road • Covered • Drinking Ramada fountain • National Historic • Restored house Property • Heritage garden • Restrooms
recreation pool) • Lighted, half-court basketball court • Fitness classes • Locker rooms • Kids Korner room • Cardio equipment • Weight and exercise room • Overlook Restaurant
WEST LAMBERT LANE PARK
1750 W. Lambert Lane • Natural hiking trails
810 W. Naranja Drive • Trails • Archery range • Two archery walking courses • Metal detecting permitted • Two off-leash dog parks (for small/large dogs) • Restrooms
ORO VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER EL CONQUISTADOR GOLF & TENNIS
10555 N. La Cañada Drive • Two 18-hole golf courses • Two racquetball courts • Four pickleball courts • 15 lighted tennis courts • Two swimming pools (one lap pool, one
Drinking fountain Restrooms Accessible ramp Hiking Trails
CATALINA STATE PARK
11570 N. Oracle Road • Ranger station • Restrooms and showers • Gift shop • Exhibits • Picnic area 3
• Metal detecting permitted
CAÑADA DEL ORO RIVERFRONT PARK
551 W. Lambert Lane • Sand volleyball court • Three covered ramadas • Shaded playground area • Grills and picnic tables at ramadas • Two drinking fountains • Performance area • Metal detecting permitted • Two lighted restrooms
• Two lighted softball fields • Two lighted soccer fields • One lighted tennis court • One lighted basketball court • Equestrian staging area • Concession stand • Walking path (8/10 mile) • Two horseshoe pits
Northeast end of Steam Pump Village • Picnic tables • Drinking fountain • Accessible path to Cañada del Oro • Metal detecting Shared Use Path permitted • Trail
10 EL CONQUISTADOR TENNIS & PUSCH X9 GOLF
COURSE AT PUSCH RIDGE
10000 N. Oracle Road • 16 lighted tennis courts • Nine-hole golf course
11 JAMES D. KRIEGH PARK 23 W. Calle Concordia • Sand volleyball • Three lighted court baseball fields • Covered • Two lighted ramada softball fields • Shaded • Four playground racquetball area courts • Accessible • Two soccer/ playground multipurpose area fields • Grills and • Batting cage picnic tables (only one) • Four drinking • Concession fountains stand • Metal • Off-leash dog detecting park permitted • Two lighted restrooms 12 ORO VALLEY AQUATIC CENTER 23 W. Calle Concordia • Interactive • Classroom splash pad for parties, meetings and • Giant water classes slide • Restrooms • 25-yard and family recreation pool changing • Olympic-sized rooms competition • Concession pool stand • Colorado • Shaded timing system, bleachers touch pads and score board 13 GREENOCK PARK Greenock & Oracle Road intersection • Picnic table • Metal detecting permitted 14 BIG WASH TRAILHEAD Southeast of E. Placita Meseta Dorada, off Rancho Vistoso Boulevard • Trailhead parking • Access to Big Wash Trail
HOW TO REGISTER
July is National Parks & Recreation Month, and this year’s theme is Parks & Recreation, A Lifetime of Discovery. As such, I challenge you to discover the many Oro Valley treasures that are Parks & Recreation. Discover your inner mermaid at the Aquatic Center. Discover your William Tell skills at the Naranja Park Archery Range. Discover petroglyphs at Honeybee Canyon. Join your community in the discovery of a beautifully lit sky at the 4th of July Celebration and fireworks! Your 2018 Summer Program Guide is full of discovery opportunities for all ages. The adventure of discovery awaits! See you in the parks! Kristy Diaz-Trahan, director Oro Valley Parks & Recreation
10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Oro Valley, AZ 85737 Phone: 520-229-5050 Fax: 520-297-1618
2. Under the Quick Links bar, click “Browse Activities.” 3. Locate your activity and click on the shopping cart on the left. 4. Click on the “Enroll Now” button that pops up at the bottom of the screen.
6. Review and agree to the waiver by clicking “Agree.”
Business Hours: Monday – Friday (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) Website:
www.orovalleyaz.gov/parksandrec TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Enter your username and password or, if you do not have one, click “Need an Account?” Once your information has been submitted, you will receive a confirmation email. You may then register for activities by following the instructions below.
5. Check the box next to the person you would like to enroll for the class and click “Add to Cart.”
ORO VALLEY PARKS AND RECREATION
Community Center Golf Memberships Oro Valley Aquatic Center Aquatics Programs Youth Programs Summer Camps I Can Too! Programs Adult Programs Golf Tennis Pets Educational Opportunities Volunteer Opportunities Special Events The Overlook Restaurant
Register online by visiting us at http:// www.orovalleyaz.gov/parksandrec and selecting the “Register for classes” button in the far-right column of the page. Once you’ve reached the Online Registration page, follow these steps:
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7. Click on “Proceed to Checkout,” enter payment information, or click “Continue Shopping” if you’d like to add more activities. 8. Click “Submit Payment” to complete the process and the system will generate a printable receipt. Scan this QR code with your smartphone to register online. Layout and design by the Town of Oro Valley Communications Division.
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TOWN OF ORO VALLEY Town Council Mayor Satish I. Hiremath, D.D.S. Vice Mayor Lou Waters Councilmember Joe Hornat Councilmember Rhonda Piña Councilmember Bill Rodman Councilmember Mary Snider Councilmember Steve Solomon Town Manager Mary Jacobs Parks & Recreation Advisory Board Adam Wade, chair Ellen Guyer, vice chair Tom Carle, member Joe Erceg, member Ellen Guyer, member Tim Overton, member Phillip Saleta, member Gary Temple, member Historic Preservation Commission Eric Thomae, chair Walter Ohlson, vice chair Dan Biel, commissioner Tim Bohen, commissioner Dan Huff, commissioner Dan Karlsberg, commissioner Parks & Recreation Department Kristy Diaz-Trahan, director Mollie Frye, senior office specialist Brandon Laue, manager (Aquatics) Juan Ortiz, assistant manager (Aquatics) Kevin Marts, manager (Community Center) Connor Dalton, assistant manager (Community Center) Casey Wilson, senior office specialist (Community Center) Nancy Ellis, multimodal planner Lynanne Dellerman, manager (Recreation/Cultural Services) Nick Scala, assistant manager (Recreation/Cultural Services) Sam Orozco, superintendent (Park Maintenance)
ORO VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Oro Valley, AZ 85737 520-544-1900 orovalleyaz.gov/community-center Hours of Operation Monday – Friday 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday – Sunday 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
The Oro Valley Community Center is a 52,000+ square-foot facility located in the heart of Oro Valley. The center features more than 100 fitness classes a month, Kids Korner, a full suite of cardio and strength equipment, spin studio, two racquetball courts, four pickleball courts, 15 lighted tennis courts, two 18-hole golf courses and a recreation/lap pool. The center also has two meeting rooms and a private pool area available for rent, a golf shop and full service restaurant/bar. The Parks and Recreation Administrative Offices are located in the center. There are two fitness packages: Classic and Premium. Fitness memberships are billed monthly, with a 30-day written cancellation notice required. The Community Center also offers drop-in daily use fees.
MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS CLASSIC • Cardio and strength equipment • Fitness classes (including Yoga, Zumba, Tai Chi and a wide variety of cardio and strength classes) • Spin studio • Racquetball courts • Swimming pool (lap swim) • 15 tennis courts (24-hour advance reservations) • Member discounts on programs • 4 pickleball courts • Equipment orientation
PREMIUM • All Classic benefits • 16 additional tennis courts (Pusch Ridge location) • 72-hour advance tennis court reservation privileges • 15% discount at the Overlook Restaurant • 20% discount on hard goods (sports equipment) • 25% discount on apparel • Access to the Oro Valley Aquatic Center
FEES AND MEMBERSHIPS RESIDENT PRICING Classic (monthly)
Daily drop-in fee
Youth (4-17 yrs.)
Adult (18-61 yrs.)
Senior (62+ yrs.)
Family (up to six)
Daily drop-in fee
Youth (4-17 yrs.)
Adult (18-61 yrs.)
Senior (62+ yrs.)
Family (up to six)
NON-RESIDENT PRICING Ages/Groups
* Military/Fire/Police/EMT (First responder discount)
ORO VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER KIDS KORNER Leave your child with us while you enjoy your workout or a meal at the Overlook Restaurant! Ages: 3 months to 8 years Two hour maximum per day Fees: Free to all Community Center members Non-members: $10 flat rate Hours: Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – noon and 4 – 8 p.m. Friday: 8 a.m. – noon and 4 – 9 p.m. Saturday: 8 a.m. – noon Sunday: 9 a.m. – noon Activities: Arts and crafts, games, reading, outdoor play and fun! Contact: 520-544-5358 or 520-544-1900 for more information
MEETING ROOM/POOL RENTALS
Sunset Room 120-person capacity
$85 per hour* for residents/non-residents. *includes beverage station (iced tea, lemonade and water)
Contact 520-229-5355 or 520-229-5366 for more information and reservations
Arizona Room 10-person capacity
$25 per hour for residents $28 per hour for non-residents
Contact 520-229-5347 for more information and reservations
Recreation Pool 70-person capacity
$75 per hour for residents $85 for non-residents Rental includes required lifeguards
Contact 520-229-5347 for more information and reservations
EL CONQUISTADOR GOLF 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Oro Valley, AZ 85737 520-544-1801 Hours of Operation Mon. – Sun., 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Varies seasonally www.elcongolfandtennis.com
36 holes of championship golf await you this summer, with two 18-hole, high desert courses (Cañada and Conquistador), located in the heart of Oro Valley. Your reward will follow swiftly, as your golf game leads you along winding paths through stunning desert landscapes of mystical, vast and open spaces with prickly Sonoran Desert vegetation of indescribable beauty. Play through Saguaro-capped hillsides surrounded by natural desert terrain, and enjoy manicured fairways with spectacular views of the Santa Catalina Mountains and desert wildlife. For more information, visit www.elcongolfandtennis.com.
BOOK YOUR TEE TIME: Call the Golf Shop, 520-544-1801
GOLF MEMBERSHIP AMENITIES • 36 holes of unlimited golf (cart fees apply and are paid separately) • Access to Troon Privé Privilege* • Access to Troon Advantage Privilege
• 15% discount on food and beverages • 20% discount on hard goods (sports equipment) • 25% discount on soft goods (clothing, etc.)
• Troon Rewards
• Swimming pools (lap swim and leisure pool)
• 15-day advance tee time booking privilege
• Cardio and strength equipment
• Unlimited use of a full practice facility
• Access to the Oro Valley Aquatic Center
• Dedicated members course daily
• Fitness classes
• Charging privileges at the Overlook Restaurant, golf and tennis shops
• Discounted rates for golf clinics
• 31 lighted tennis courts • 72-hour advance tennis court reservation privilege
• Spinning studio
• 4 pickleball courts • 2 racquetball courts • Member discount on programs
* Troon Privé Privilege does not apply to the Adventurer Membership.
GOLF MEMBERSHIP INFORMATION For more information, contact membership sales at 520-229-5357.
Four (4) family member maximum Fees $460 per month Cart fees Trail fee Club cart
$1,200 annually $1,800 annually
(“Individual” Membership) One (1) person maximum Fees $310 per month Cart fees Trail fee Club cart
$850 annually $1,200 annually
Ages 45 and under; four (4) family member maximum Individual $245 per month Family $335 per month Cart fees Trail fee Club cart
$850 annually $1,200 annually
$1,200 annually $1,800 annually
ADVENTURER MEMBERSHIP Ages 18 and under; one (1) junior maximum Fees $55 per month Cart fees Trail fee Club cart
Adventurer member is allowed to rent a golf cart with proof of a valid driver’s license. $850 annually $1,200 annually
GOLF SUMMER GOLF PASS • Memorial Day to Labor Day, May 26 - September 9, 2018 • Unlimited golf including cart • Valid Mon. – Thurs. after 9 a.m., and Fri. – Sun. after 11 a.m., from date of purchase through September 9, 2018 • 14-day advance tee time booking • Unlimited use of the practice facility on day of play • 15% off food and beverage at the Overlook Restaurant • $499 plus tax For more information contact 520-229-5357 or the Golf Shop at 520-544-1801.
RANGER PASS Resident Non-resident
$360 annually $400 annually
• Unlimited use of practice facilities (applies to public practice facilities only)
• Preferred rates for select golf clinics
Access to 36 holes of unlimited golf on Fridays after 2 p.m., Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and your birthday. 15% off at the Overlook Restaurant and access to full practice facility seven days a week. Special pricing on programs. Fitness, Tennis, Aquatic Center, and other amenities not included. GOLF ONLY. Monthly Membership Dues Individual $140
Monthly Cart Pricing Individual
$75 plus tax
$100 plus tax $100 plus tax
Trail fee (personal cart)
$50 plus tax
$80 plus tax
$80 plus tax
ORO VALLEY AQUATIC CENTER 23 W. Calle Concordia Oro Valley, AZ 85704 520-297-7946 orovalleyaz.gov/aquatics
MEMBERSHIP DISCOUNT Mid-Day Splash Membership
The Oro Valley Aquatic Center is competition-ready and full of family-friendly amenities for guests of all ages! The Aquatic Center is open year-round with an average water temperature of 80 degrees.
The Aquatic Center includes the following:
One year membership from date of sign-up. Applies to all ages. Swim times only between the hours of 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., Monday through Friday, and anytime on weekends.
Interactive splash pad
130 foot water slide
Annual Memberships – Paid in full for one year Any Annual Memberships (Single, Couple or Family) that are paid in full for one year upon registration will receive a 12-Visit Guest Pass to use at patron’s discretion.
lassroom and outdoor ramada C for birthday parties, community meetings and Red Cross classes
25-yard heated recreation pool
Family changing rooms
0-meter heated competition 5 pool with scoreboard
Shaded bleachers and rest areas
springboard diving boards 4 (two, 1-meter boards and two, 3-meter boards)
$5 Sunday Family Fun Day May 13 – August 12 Each Sunday Family Fun Day runs from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., and costs just $5 for a family up to 6 members. Please be mindful of pre-existing closures.
HOLIDAYS, CLOSURES & SPECIAL HOURS •
Mayflower Swim Meet: May 4 – 6 (Pool hours TBD. Normal hours resume on Monday, May 7)
Oro Valley Summer Registration Kick Off: May 12 (From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free Admission all day after 10 a.m.)
Memorial Day: May 28 (pool open with restricted lanes)
Teen Dive-In Movie: June 23 (Pool open 7 – 9:30 p.m. for special event; Teens 13-19 only)
OV Open: June 29 -30 (Pool hours TBD. Normal hours resume on Sunday, July 1)
4th of July: July 4 (Pool open 9 a.m. – 12 p.m., Celebration from 1 to 4 p.m.)
OV Splash and Dash: July 7 (Pool closed 5 a.m. – noon. Normal hours will resume starting at noon)
Age Group State Swim Meet: July 19 – 22 (Pool hours TBD. Normal hours resume on Monday, July 23)
Teen Dive-In Movie: July 28 (Pool open 7 – 9:30 p.m. for special event; Teens 13-19 only)
Teen Dive-In Movie: August 25 (Pool open 7 – 9:30 p.m. for special event; Teens 13-19 only)
ORO VALLEY AQUATIC CENTER
RENTAL INFORMATION RESERVATIONS
CLASSROOM* Maximum: 30 people Residents: $62.50/hour Non-residents: $75/hour RAMADA* Residents: $62.50/hour, groups up to 25 people $125/hour, groups up to 50 people Non-residents: $75/hour, groups up to 25 people $137.50/hour, groups up to 50 people
FEES AND MEMBERSHIPS AQUATIC CENTER MEMBERSHIPS (Two-month minimum)
Must provide 30 days notice and fill out Cancellation Form to be removed from Automatic Billing.
*Price includes admission to the Aquatic Center. Discounts may apply for any additional guests (over the 50 person count). Please see Aquatic Center Manager for details.
CLASSROOM & POOL RAMADA (IF NOT USING ANY WATER ELEMENTS)
Residents and Non-Residents:
$25 Per Hour
Full payments for all facility reservations are due to the Oro Valley Aquatic Center on the day that the reservation is made. No reservation will be considered firm unless full payment is made.
Oro Valley Residents*/ month
Family (up to six)
Add-On (Swim Team Member)
30-DAY PASS - APPLIES TO: YOUTH, ADULTS & SENIORS Regular Rate
Oro Valley Residents*
Oro Valley Residents*
Family (up to six)
FACILITY RESERVATIONS (AFTER-HOURS ONLY)
Parties may exclusively reserve the facility outside of normal operating hours. In addition to the rates listed below, admission rates will apply. Water Elements: • • •
Entire facility $135/hour plus admission Recreation elements (slide, splash pad and rec pool) $90/hour plus admission Olympic pool, including diving boards $75/ hour plus admission
Additional Elements • •
Snack bar, $15/hour Movie projector and screen set-up $200 – Patron supplies the DVD movie.
Children (3 & Under)
*Proof of residency required for Oro Valley Resident Rates Children under 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult. (An adult is defined as a parent/guardian over the age of 18.) This does not apply to children who are part of a swim team at the Oro Valley Aquatic Center while a coach is on deck.
AQUATICS PROGRAMS GROUP SWIM LESSONS Group swim lessons are offered March through October every year. Each session is a month long with classes offered twice a week, for a total of four weeks. The specifics of each session will be posted on the Town’s website, with hard copies on site. Registration for each session will only be available in person at the Aquatic Center and will open approximately two weeks prior to the start of the session. Sessions are: • • • • • •
ADULT (MASTERS) SWIM TEAM United States Masters Swimming (USMS) is a national membershipoperated nonprofit organization that provides membership benefits to nearly 60,000 Masters swimmers across the country. The word “masters” in swimming simply means 18 and older. Audience: Ages 18+ Days/Times: Mon. – Fri. at 5 a.m. and 12 p.m. Fee: $50 per month Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Registration: Flying Fish Arizona Swim Team (FAST) Coaches Matthew Brauer and Gary Condit 520-820-3233 www.fastarizonaswimteam.com
FIND YOUR FINS Find Your Fins (FYF) is a nonprofit, working to get veterans, addicts, seniors, financially burdened, disabled and special needs individuals into the water. We provide swim lessons to all of these populations for free. All levels, from extremely fearful to great swimmers, are welcome. Expand your world to water where so many benefits await! Audience: Veterans, addicts, seniors, financially burdened (Ages 13+) Disabled and special needs (Ages 2+) Days/Times: Arranged with instructor Fee: Free Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Contact: 520-409-5436
30 minutes in length x 8 lessons Provided twice per week 4 – 7 p.m. (March, April, May, August, September, October) 9 a.m. – noon and 4 -7 p.m. (June and July) Limited to 4 swimmers or fewer per class to ensure plenty of one-on-one attention $70/month
Level Details Parent/Tot (PT): The goal of this level is to get children ages 18 months to 3 years comfortable in the water with both their parents and an instructor. Level 1 (Ages 3-5): Swimmers will spend time on the steps while the instructor works with each child individually. This level’s swimmers will learn to: • Fully submerge head • Unassisted pool exit • Assisted back float • Unassisted standing • Unassisted front float jump entry • Spiderman crawl • Level 2 (Ages 4-7): This level’s swimmers will learn: • Unassisted rhythmic breathing bobs • Unassisted back kick • Unassisted back float • Deep water object • Unassisted front recovery kick with rhythmic • Level 3 (Ages 6-9) This level swimmers will learn: • Freestyle kick with rhythmic breath 20M • Backstroke kick 20M • Freestyle arm action with rhythmic breaths 15M • Backstroke arm action 15M • Breast (frog) kick motion • Fly (dolphin) kick motion Level 4/Green Group (Ages 8-12) This is the final swim lesson level at FAST. After completing this level, swimmers will be ready to join the Blue Group on the FAST swim team, pending a coach evaluation. This level’s swimmers will learn: • • •
Freestyle kick with board 25M Streamline backstroke kick 25M Backstroke swim 25M
• • • •
Freestyle swim with side breathing 25M Breast swim 25M Fly kick 15M Front dive with glide
INFANT SWIMMING RESOURCE Give your child the competence, confidence and skills of aquatic safety with Infant Swimming Resource’s Self-Rescue™ program— the safest provider of survival swimming lessons for children six months to six years of age. Audience: Ages 6 months to 6 years Days/Times: Varies. For details, call Pam Housman at 520-572-8865 or Justin Slade at 520-820-3233 Fee: Varied/special discounts available Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Instructor: Pam Housman and Justin Slade www.infantswim.com Contact: Pam: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.infantswim.com Justin: email@example.com, www.orovalleyinfantswim.com
LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION COURSE Interested in a fun and exciting career in lifeguarding? The Oro Valley Aquatic Center can help you get started. Come join an Oro Valley staff member as they teach American Red Cross Lifeguarding skills. A certification in lifeguarding from the American Red Cross is your first step in obtaining a rewarding job as a lifeguard. Audience: Ages 15+ Days/Times: Monday – Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Session Dates: May 21 – 25 May 28 – June 1 June 4 – 8 June 11 -15 June 18 - 22 Fee: $60 Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Info: Call the Oro Valley Aquatic Center at 520-297-7946 or register online at https://eservices.orovalleyaz.gov/registration/ All participants must pass a pre-course screening on the first day, including treading water, swimming and retrieving. Call for details. Course requires a 3 participant minimum and a 10 participant maximum. Please bring a sack lunch.
AQUATICS PROGRAMS WATER AEROBICS & PILATES
by Nancy Whitlock with Balanced Spirit Pilates Studio Water aerobics is a water exercise performed in fairly shallow water. It is a type of resistance training done mostly vertically without swimming. Pilates is a safe, sensible workout for everyone. It improves core strength, flexibility and balance and can help alleviate back pain and other chronic ailments. Pilates can dramatically transform the way your body looks, feels and performs. Audience: Ages 16+ Days/Times: Varies. For details, call Nancy Whitlock at 520-395-0890 Fee: Varied/special discounts available Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Instructor: Nancy Whitlock, Balanced Spirit Pilates Studio Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PRIVATE/SEMI-PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS Private and semi-private swim lessons are offered by highlyqualified instructors through Dolphins of the Desert. Audience:
Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Instructors: Geoff Glaser and Justin Slade Contact Geoff to schedule: 520-891-8914 Info: www.dolphinsofthedesert.com Email: email@example.com
SCUBA TRAINING BY PLANET SCUBA Planet Scuba is offering training classes for those interested in becoming scuba certified. Classes are held both at Planet Scuba (River & 1st Ave.) and at the Oro Valley Aquatic Center. Audience: Ages 8+ Days/Times: Flexible Fee: Varied/special discounts available Info: Planet Scuba, 520-209-2700
YOUTH SWIM TEAMS The Flying Fish Swim Team (FAST) and the Oro Valley Swim Team offer year-round instructional and USA Swimming competitive swim programs at the Oro Valley Aquatic Center for all ages. The head coaches from both teams bring extensive years of aquatic experience to the pool deck. These coaches provide expert training opportunities for the beginner as well as the high-level competitor in a world-class facility. Audience: Ages 5 – 18 Days/Times: Mon. – Sat. (depending on practice group) Fees: Vary depending on practice group; Registration is ongoing. Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia Registration: • Flying Fish Arizona Swim Team (FAST) Coaches Matthew Brauer, Gary Condit and Justin Slade 520-820-3233 firstname.lastname@example.org www.fastarizonaswimteam.com •
Oro Valley Swim Team Head Coach Stan Valacer, 520-358-4121 www.orovalleyswimteam.com
YOUTH PROGRAMS JUNIOR OLYMPIC ARCHERY DEVELOPMENT (JOAD) CLASSES Following the guidelines of USA Archery, participants will: • • •
Train for line tournaments and competitions Train to shoot 3D Archery Train for Field Archery (using the NFAA walking courses)
As a sanctioned JOAD club, participants will: • • •
ARCHERY: INTRODUCTION TO ARCHERY This program is a basic introduction to international-style archery. Archery can be a skill enjoyed for a lifetime and is growing rapidly in popularity. It is safe and fun when basic rules and procedures are followed. We will teach you these rules, procedures, play creative games to improve accuracy and the basic skills necessary to help you begin a lifetime of enjoying the sport of archery. This is a great first step to the “Junior Olympic Archery Development” program, which is also available at Naranja Park. All necessary equipment is provided. Audience:
Ages 8 – 14
Day/Time: Tuesdays, 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.
Have the chance to qualify for Olympic pins using the JOAD pin system Have the opportunity to compete in state and national tournaments Be introduced to and taught thoroughly how to score arrows Learn how to tune bows and index arrows Learn proper shooting technique
Ages 8 – 20
Fee: $12 for 2 lessons, $18 for 3 lessons Instructors: Oro Valley staff member Meaghan Bunge is a Level 3 Nationally Certified Olympic Coach. She is a 3D division tournament champion and has placed first in many line tournaments in Arizona. Location: Oro Valley Archery Range at Naranja Park 810 W. Naranja Dr. Intermediate Level JOAD Archery: Day/Time: Mondays, 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.
Session dates: May 1, 8 & 15 May 22 & 29 June 5 & 12 June 19 & 26 July 10 & 17 July 24 & 31 Aug. 14, 21 & 28
Session dates: April 30, May 7 & 14 June 4 & 11 June 18 & 25 July 9 & 16 July 23 & 30 Aug. 20 & 27
Advanced Level JOAD Archery:
Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.
Session dates: May 3, 10 & 17 May 24 & 31 June 7 & 14 June 21 & 28 July 12 & 19 July 26 & Aug. 2 Aug. 16, 23 & 30 Fee: $12 for 2 lessons, $18 for 3 lessons Instructors: Oro Valley staff member Meaghan Bunge is a Level 3 Nationally Certified Olympic Coach. She is a 3D division tournament champion and has placed first in many line tournaments in Arizona.
Dates/Times: Saturdays, 8 – 10 a.m. Session dates: May 5, 12 & 26 June 2 & 9 June 16 & 30 July 7 & 14 July 21 & 28 Aug. 4, 11 & 18
GOLF For youth golf programs, please see Golf section on page 26.
Location: Oro Valley Archery Range at Naranja Park 810 W. Naranja Dr.
YOUTH PROGRAMS KARATE/TAE KWON DO Build confidence and learn self-defense at the same time with Sensei Hupp. Martial arts are a great way to keep in shape, gain a new skill set and build character. Classes start every month. Audience: All ages Days: Mondays & Wednesdays Times: 6 - 7 p.m. (all ages) Session Dates: Monthly Fees: Individual: $80 (per month) Family (2 people): $145 (per month) Family (3 people): $200 (per month) Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Info: Call 520-544-1900 for more details.
TEAM DANCE Team Dance is a blend of street jazz and hip-hop, choreographed to the hottest new songs! If you love to dance, this is the place to be. Audience: Grades 1 – 5 Days: Monday: Copper Creek Elementary School Tuesday: Wilson K-8 School Wednesday: Painted Sky Elementary School Thursday: Innovation Academy K-5 STEM School Times: Copper Creek, 2:30 p.m. Wilson K-8, 12:25 p.m. Painted Sky, 3:15 p.m. Innovation Academy K-5 STEM, 3:30 p.m. Session Dates: Copper Creek: Aug. 20 - Oct. 1 (no class Sept. 3 Wilson K-8: Aug. 21 – Sept. 25 Painted Sky: Aug. 22 – Sept. 26 Innovation Academy: Aug. 23 – Sept. 27 Fees: $55 per session Instructor: Shawna Dorame, Jazzercise and Team Dance instructor Locations: Copper Creek Elementary School gymnasium, 11620 N. Copper Spring Wilson K-8 foyer, 2330 W. Glover Painted Sky Elementary School additional PE room, 12620 N. Woodburne Innovation Academy K-5 STEM School gymnasium, 825 W. Desert Fairways Dr.
TENNIS For youth tennis programs, please see Tennis section on page 28.
ADDITIONAL SPORTING OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE WITH OUR PARTNERS •
AYSO 922: www.ayso922.org
CDO Little League: www.cdobaseball.org and email@example.com
CDO Soccer: www.cdosoccer.com & firstname.lastname@example.org
Oro Valley Dolphin Football & Cheer: www.ovdolphins.com
Oro Valley Fast Pitch Softball: www.ovfps.org
Oro Valley Senior Softball: www.ovseniorsoftball.com
Oro Valley High School Mountain Bike Club: www.ovmtb.org
Oro Valley Lacrosse: www.orovalleylacrosse.org
Oro Valley Little League: www.coronadoLL.org
Primetime Athletics - Flag Football: www.ptathleticsnorthtucson.com
Pusch Ridge Archers: www.puschridgearchers.com and email@example.com
Tucson Adult Soccer League: https://www.tucsonadultsoccerleague.org
Tucson Soccer Academy: www.tucsonsocceracademy.com
ART + STEM = STEAM @ STEAM PUMP RANCH
This FUN and educational program will use STEAM and the great outdoors to provide a solid foundation for growth and development in the following areas: •
What it was like to live 100, 500 or even thousands of years ago
Science as it relates to the geology and geography of the Sonoran Desert
Technology and how it helped people survive and advance
How people used engineering to adapt to their environment
Arts through time and history
How people used mathematics to build, navigate and trade
Agricultural history though hands-on experience
Food, shelter and clothing throughout time
We will explore a variety of arts and culture, including clay, paint, creative play, drama, culinary art and so much more! Additionally, we will discuss utilizing time, region and the roots of culture as they pertain to the points above. Many experts in their fields will share a wealth of knowledge and fun with your children! This exceptional program is sure to fill quickly, as attendance is limited to 40. Reserve your space early! Note this is an outdoor camp with a large, climate-controlled tent for inside activities. Audience: Ages 6 – 12 Days/Times: Mon. – Fri., 7 a.m. – noon Session Dates: June 4 – July 27 (no camp July 2 – 6) Fees: Oro Valley Resident Rate: $55 per week Non-Resident Rate: $65 per week Info: Call 520-229-5052 or 520-229-5064 for more information. Location: Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Rd.
CRAZY FOR HORSES KIDS SUMMER CAMPS AT ROLLING HILLS RIDING ACADEMY
Children will spend time on horseback, riding both Western and English styles. They will learn about horse behavior, language, interpreting what the horse is thinking, horse care and grooming, equine anatomy, colors and breeds. They will do crafts, go on trail rides and play games on horseback. Emphasis is placed on the relationship with the horse and safety. There are helmets and boots to loan students who do not have their own. Instructors emphasize safety and are well trained in their riding discipline. Audience: Ages 6 – 12 Days/Times: Monday – Friday, 7 – 10 a.m. Session dates: May 28 – June 1 June 4 – 8 June 18 – 22 June 25 – 29 July 9 – 13 July 23 - 27 Fees: $240 Instructors: Donica Draper and Susan Blake Location: Rolling Hills Riding Academy 9015 N. Camino de Anza
OV HEAT CAMP
FUN, FINS & FANTASTIC GAMES AT THE ORO VALLEY AQUATIC CENTER
This weekly program will include swim instruction, park play, crafts and music fun. It’s a high-energy program that encourages leadership, sportsmanship, creativity and basic swimming skills in a safe and fun environment! A snack per day will be provided. Children must bring sunscreen, a water bottle and a sack lunch. Morning and afternoon extended care are available at the Oro Valley Community Center via Sun Shuttle Dial-A-Ride (We will make arrangements for you. Price is included.) No before or aftercare May 29 – June 1. Audience: Ages 6 – 12 Days/Time: Mon. – Fri., 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Extended Care: 7 – 9 a.m., 4 – 6 p.m. Session Dates: May 29 – July 27 (No camp Monday May 28 or Wed. July 4. Weeks will be pro-rated) Fees: Resident / Non Resident: $110 (Swim lesson included) May 29 - June 1 & July 2, 3, 5 & 6 (4 days each): $88 AM Extended Care Resident Rate - $35 Resident Rate (week of July 2-6) - $28 Non-Resident Rate - $40 Non-Resident Rate (week of July 2-6) - $32 PM Extended Care Resident Rate - $35 Resident Rate (week of July 2-6) - $28 Non-Resident Rate - $40 Location: Oro Valley Aquatic Center 23 W. Calle Concordia.
HEAT camp is an active camp for active youth. If you remember the best parts of being a kid as the games you played in PE or the back yard games you created with friends, then this is the place for your children to be! Participants will swim, hit golf and tennis balls, play games, create arts and crafts, and enjoy active fun with our creative staff. Morning and afternoon snacks will be provided; children must bring a sack lunch. Space is limited. Sign-ups will be on a firstcome, first-served basis. Audience: Ages 6 – 12 Days/Time: Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Extended Care: 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Dates: June 4 – August 3 Session Dates: 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 Fee: Oro Valley Resident Rate: $130, Mon. – Fri., 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. +$20 Extended care AM (7 – 9 a.m.) +$20 Extended care PM (4 – 6 p.m.) Non-Resident Rate: $150, Mon. – Fri., 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. +$25 Extended care AM (7 – 9 a.m.) +$25 Extended care PM (4 – 6 p.m.) *July 2 – 6 short week is pro-rated: Resident: $104 ($16 a.m. extended care; $16 p.m. extended care) Non-Resident: $120 ($20 a.m. extended care; $20 p.m. extended care) Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr.
SUMMER CAMPS ROBOTICS USING THE LEGO® WEDO® SYSTEM (AGES 5-7)
Build and program robots in this introductory robotics class using the LEGO® WeDo® system. Learn basic programming skills, simple engineering concepts and the names of robot components. Work in small groups to complete several projects using tilt and motion sensors. This is a great way to prepare young robotics enthusiasts for our more advanced robotics programs.
PLAY-WELL TEKNOLOGIES CAMP Kids are already naturally gifted creators. We give them added inspiration from our specially trained instructors. They dive into our massive collections of LEGOs®. And while they build elaborate objects, structures and vehicles, they explore fundamental principles of engineering and physics. They also learn to collaborate and create without fear of mistakes. The experience is joyful, and the impact is long-lasting. This class is not affiliated with the LEGO Group. Camps are divided by age, with ages 5 – 7 building from 9 a.m. to noon, and ages 8 – 12 building from 1 to 4 p.m.
INTRO TO STEM WITH LEGO® MATERIALS (AGES 5-7)
Give your imagination a boost with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as cities, garbage trucks, catamarans and dinosaurs. Design and build like never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.
STEM CHALLENGE WITH LEGO® MATERIALS (AGES 8 – 12)
Gear up your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering and architecture through engineer-designed projects such as forklifts, houseboats, mini golf courses and the London Tower Bridge. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course. Audience: Ages 5 – 7 / 8 – 12 Days: Tuesday – Friday Times: 9 a.m. – noon (ages 5 – 7) 1 – 4 p.m. (ages 8 – 12) Session Dates: May 29 – June 1 Fees: $125 for the week Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Contact: 520-544-1900
ROBOTICS USING THE LEGO® NXT SYSTEM (AGES 8 – 12)
Build and program robots using the LEGO® Mindstorms NXT system! Learn about mechanical and software design, loops, conditional statements, problem solving, and teamwork skills. Work in small groups, program and build your robot, and rise to the challenge. Control the robot to avoid obstacles, pick up and carry objects, and play sounds. Projects are structured so that students work in an open-ended, investigative environment while having fun. Audience: Ages 5 – 7 / 8 – 12 Days: Monday – Friday Times: 9 a.m. – noon (ages 5 – 7) 1 – 4 p.m. (ages 8 – 12) Session Dates: June 18 – 22 Fees: $150 for the week Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Contact: 520-544-1900
JEDI ENGINEERING USING LEGOS® Young Jedi will explore worlds far, far away, and engineering principles right in front of them. Defeat the Empire by designing and refining LEGO® X-Wings, R2-units, and settlements on farflung edges of the galaxy. Imagination and engineering combine to create motorized and architectural projects such as energy catapults, shield generators and defense turrets. Jedi Engineering with LEGOs® Jedi Master Engineering using LEGOs® Audience: Ages 5 – 7 / 8 – 12 Days: Monday – Friday Time: 9 a.m. – noon (ages 5 – 7) 1 – 4 p.m. (ages 8 – 12) Session Dates: July 16 – 20 Fees: $150 for the week Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Contact: 520-544-1900
I CANTOO! TOO! PROGRAMS I CAN PROGRAMS I Can Too! is Oro Valley’s program for young people with disabilities. Through the use of activity modifications and greater staff-to-youth ratios, participants will have the opportunity to play alongside their non-disabled peers.
I CAN TOO! SUMMER BREAK CAMP AT THE ORO VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER Games, sports, activities, crafts and more await you at the Oro Valley Community Center. Morning and afternoon snacks will be provided; children must bring a sack lunch. Space is limited and registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis. Audience: Ages 6 – 12 Days/Times: Mon. – Thurs., 9 a.m. – noon Dates: June 4 – July 27 (No camp July 2 – 5) Fees: $65 per week Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Info: Call 520-544-1900 for more details. Please note: You must register your child online through the I Can Too! program option and respond to questions to the best of your ability. A professional I Can Too! instructor will call to discuss the best inclusion program based on the best option for your child. Other important information: • • • • • •
No extended care option available. Maximum is four participants per session. Camp is geared toward those with intellectual disabilities (e.g. Down syndrome, Asperger’s, Autism, learning delays). Aides are welcome to be present if requested. Programs do not accept DDD (Division of Developmental Disabilities) respite care funding, and the DDD does not reimburse for services. Staff will be contacting parents one week prior to camp or when roster is full to address any questions or requirements.
I CAN TOO! THERAPEUTIC RIDING AT ROLLING HILLS RIDING ACADEMY This program is intended for children with severe A.D.D. or A.D.H.D. and neurodevelopmental disorders as well as persons who have suffered a brain injury. Parent interview and an evaluation lesson with child will be required (fee applies for lesson). Audience: Ages 6+ Days/Time: Flexible schedule. To be scheduled with instructor. Session Dates: Private or semi-private lesson dates will be determined upon request. Fees: $65 per lesson or discount available when purchasing four or more lessons Instructors: Certified therapeutic riding instructors Location: Rolling Hills Riding Academy 9015 N. Camino de Anza Contact: Call 520-229-5050
ADULT PROGRAMS ACTING CLASSES WITH TV AND FILM ACTOR JIMMY DANELLI
Take advantage of a new arrival to Oro Valley with Jimmy Danelli as he guides, advises, and instructs the next generation of acting. Have the urge to start? Want to refine your acting craft? Know someone who would love to break into the industry? Jimmy has been all over and has worked with the who’s who of TV and film actors. A great opportunity. Audience: 15+ Day/Time: Fridays, 6 - 7 p.m. Fees: $20 per class Instructor: Jimmy Danelli Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Info: Call 520-544-1900 for additional information and reservations, or stop by the Oro Valley Community Center front desk.
ARCHERY PRIVATE LESSONS Audience: Ages 15+ Day/Time: Fridays, 5:10 - 5:55 p.m. Session Dates: May 4 & 11 May 18 & 25 June 1 & 8 June 15 & 22 June 29 & July 6 July 13 & 20 July 27 & Aug. 3 Aug. 10 & 17 Aug. 24 & 31 Fees: $25 for 2 private lessons Instructors: Oro Valley staff member Meaghan Bunge, JOAD certified instructor, state champion archer Location: Oro Valley Archery Range at Naranja Park 810 W. Naranja Drive
SOUL FITNESS ADULT ARCHERY
Following the guidelines of USA Archery, adults will: • Be introduced to and taught thoroughly how to score arrows • Learn how to tune bows and index arrows • Train for line tournaments and competitions • Train to shoot 3D Archery • Train for Field Archery (using the NFAA walking courses) • Learn proper shooting technique Audience: Ages 15+ Day/Time: Saturdays, 3 - 4:30 p.m. Session Dates: May 5 & 19 May 26 & June 2 June 9 & 16 June 30 & July 14 July 21 & 28 Aug. 4 & 11 Aug. 18 & 25 Fees: $12 for 2 lessons, $18 for 3 lessons Instructor: Oro Valley staff member Meaghan Bunge, JOAD certified instructor, state champion archer Location: Oro Valley Archery Range at Naranja Park 810 W. Naranja Drive
Strength, cardio, flexibility and nutrition. Want Some? Get Some! Monthly sessions, regular and low-impact classes available. New sessions generally begin the first Monday of every month. Orientation will be the Saturday prior to the beginning of a new session at 10 a.m. (Exceptions can be made.) Orientation is hosted at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 11575 N. 1st Ave. Call instructor for time and location of mandatory orientation at 833-768-5348. Audience: Ages 15+ Days: Monday – Saturday Times: 5:15 a.m. Mon. – Fri. 8:30 a.m. Mon./Wed./Fri. 7 a.m. Saturdays 6 p.m. Mon./Wed./Fri. Fees: $99 for the first month Instructors: Randy Brown, Helen Thoenes, Vanessa Vazquez, Alfred Beltran, Carie Deatherage, Bonnie Pritchett, Paul Thoenes Website: http://www.soulfitness.me Location: CDO Riverfront Park, 551 W. Lambert Lane Info: Call (833)SOULFIT or 833-768-5348 for more information.
YOUTH PROGRAMS & EVENTS ADULT PROGRAMS ORO VALLEY WALKING CLUB Get in shape, have fun, meet new people and it’s FREE! This walking group is very active. In addition to walking three times weekly, the group has adopted a wash that runs alongside the park.
Audience: Ages 18+ Days: Mon., Wed. & Fri. Times: May, 7 – 8 a.m. June – Aug., 6:30 – 7:30 a.m. Guide: Contact Margret Parnell at firstname.lastname@example.org for questions. Location: CDO Riverfront Park, 551 W. Lambert Lane
For golf opportunities, please see page 26.
PAINTING AND DRAWING WITH CHRISTINE LYTWYNZUK
KARATE/TAE KWON DO Build confidence and learn self-defense at the same time with Sensei Hupp. Martial arts are a great way to keep in shape, gain a new skill set and build character. Classes start every month. Audience: All ages Days: Mondays & Wednesdays Times: 7 - 8 p.m. (all ages) Session Dates: Monthly Fees: Individual: $80 (per month) Family (2 people): $145 (per month) Family (3 people): $200 (per month) Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Info: Call 520-544-1900 for more details.
Join us in our fun and supportive Painting and Drawing class. This class is structured like a “small group private lesson.” Christine will work with artists one-on-one, helping them achieve their specific goals in art and at their own pace. All skill levels are welcome! If you’ve never touched a brush before or can’t draw with a pencil, no problem! Christine can help you build a strong foundation and give you the confidence you need to make art an enjoyable and rewarding part of your life. Audience: Ages 13+ Days: Thursdays or Saturdays Times: Saturdays 9 a.m. – Noon or 1 – 4 p.m. (each class is separate) Thursday 1 – 4 p.m. Session Dates: Each month begins new session Fee: $180 (5 week session) $145 (4 week sessions) depending on month or $40 per drop-in class Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Contact: Call 520-544-1900 for more info.
ADULT PROGRAMS SILVERSNEAKERS FLEX STRENGTH & BALANCE Brought to you by Healthways SilverSneakers® Fitness Program Healthways is the leading provider of specialized, comprehensive health solutions, helping millions of people maintain or improve their health and, as a result, reduce overall health care costs. SilverSneakers encourages Medicare-eligible individuals to participate in physical activity and enjoy the company of others. SilverSneakers is the nation’s leading fitness program designed exclusively for active older adults. This program is especially beneficial to individuals with Parkinson’s and neuromuscular disorders.
PERSONAL TRAINING WITH REACH YOUR POTENTIAL FITNESS
Reach Your Potential Fitness is a group of experienced professionals committed to tailoring programs for individuals with special needs and concerns, including corrective exercise and sports performance. They also offer medically approved, pre-and post-rehabilitation fitness programs. Eliminate pain and improve flexibility, mobility, stability and strength! Reach Your Potential Fitness is located inside the Oro Valley Community Center.
Mon., Wed., & Fri., 2:30 – 4 p.m.
Session Dates: 4-week sessions: May 14 – June 8 June 11 – July 6 July 9 – Aug. 3 Aug. 6 – Aug. 31 Fee: Free to most Medicare-eligible members and any caregiver Non-Medicare fee: 1x weekly $45; 2x weekly $85; 3x weekly $125
Instructor will determine eligibility.
Rancho Vistoso Urgent Care 13101 N. Oracle Rd.
Instructor: Vera Shury, Parkinson’s trainer for U of A Audience: Ages 14+ Days: Monday – Saturday Fee: Varies, based on instruction Instructors: Julian Turner, Mylene Brock, Jim Truitt Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Contact: Julian Turner, 520-907-0514 Website: www.reachyourpotentialaz.com
Contact: Vera at email@example.com (preferred) or 520-275-8755
TENNIS For adult tennis opportunities, please see page 28.
PICKLEBALL AT THE ORO VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER
Come play the game all of your friends are talking about. Drop-in fees applicable; all skill levels welcome. Audience: All ages Days/Times: Monday - Saturday, 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. Fee: Members: Free Drop in: $5-$8 depending on age/ residency Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr. Contact: Call 520-544-1900 for more info.
GOLF FAMILY GOLF PROGRAM
Oro Valley, in partnership with Troon, is leading the way with introducing juniors to the world’s greatest game 365 days a year. The offer is simple and affordable, so book your next round as a family! •
Juniors (ages 15 and under) golf for free after 3 p.m. when playing with a paying adult
Juniors enjoy complimentary Callaway Rental Clubs all day
Juniors receive complimentary instruction when taking a lesson with a paying adult (Golf lessons must be taken together with the same instructor. Some restrictions may apply.)
Book your next round as a family. Audience: *Juniors are defined as golfers 15 years of age and under. Dates/Times: Daily, year-round, at participating Troonmanaged facilities world-wide. Restrictions for holidays, course maintenance and closures may apply. Tee times: *Call the El Conquistador Golf Shop at 520-544-1801. Please mention the Family Golf Program when making tee time(s). Program is based on availability and valid at participating Troon-managed facilities.
JUNIOR GOLF SERIES
The wait is over! Enroll your future star in El Conquistador’s Summer Junior Series. The Town of Oro Valley, in partnership with Troon, is introducing juniors to the world’s greatest game! Our Summer Junior Series offers young golfers the ability to learn golf fundamentals, etiquette and develop a competitive edge on the golf course. It’s simple and affordable! Juniors receive on course instruction, learning a full swing, chipping, putting and the basic rules of golf. Juniors will also enjoy complimentary clubs to use during each session and will receive a complimentary beverage following their instruction.
TROON JUNIOR CLUB (TJC) Open to the public! Troon is dedicated to growing the game with junior golfers, which is why the Town of Oro Valley and Troon are pleased to offer the new Troon Junior Club program at El Conquistador Golf & Tennis. Benefits include even greater access to play golf at Troon-managed facilities for junior golfers, fun instructional opportunities, access to exclusive events and even a cool hat! What will juniors receive when joining? • • •
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Access to preferred junior rates and programs at participating Troon facilities Troon Junior Club hat and bag tag Practice facility access at select participating facilities during times allowed by each course. For a list of facilities and courses, visit: http://www.troongolf.com/troonjunior-club.html Special quarterly junior clinics Up to 20% off discount on summer golf camps at participating facilities Special invitations to play in select Junior and Parent/ Junior events Exclusive Access to Troon Junior Club Social Media (with parental approval) All current Troon Family Golf Benefits: • Complimentary golf after 3 p.m. when playing with a paying adult • Complimentary Callaway Rental Clubs all day • Complimentary lesson with purchase of an adult lesson
Audience: Ages 6 - 15
Valid only for juniors ages 17 and younger
Fees: $45 per month (four sessions for the price of three) $15 per individual session
Fee: $35 per junior 2018 Troon Junior Club registration (valid through April 30, 2019)
Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr.
Location: Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Dr.
Registration: Call the Golf Shop at 520-544-1801.
Register online: http://www.troongolf.com/troon-juniorclub.html Info: Call the El Conquistador Golf Shop at 520-544-1801.
EL CONQUISTADOR GOLF PRIVATE LESSON GUIDE
45-MINUTE ADULT LESSON PGA Head Golf Professional Standard Rate: $85 per session Member Rate: $70 per session PGA Assistant Golf Professional Standard Rate: $70 per session Member Rate: $60 per session
ON-COURSE PLAYING LESSON
Our PGA professional staff will join you on the course to provide instruction, and course management for a 2 hour session or 9 holes, whichever comes first. Perfect for golfers of all ages and skill levels. Lessons take place at El Conquistador Golf & Tennis (located at the Oro Valley Community Center, 10555 N. La CaÃ±ada Drive). PGA Head Golf Professional Standard Rate: $200 per session PGA Assistant Golf Professional
30-MINUTE JUNIOR LESSON PGA Head Golf Professional $35 per session PGA Assistant Golf Professional $25 per session
Standard Rate: $150 per session
OTHER GOLF INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS Our golf team can customize a variety of instruction programs. Please contact us at 520-544-1801 for more information about these exciting programs.
TENNIS Jennifer Fuchs, Director of Tennis 520-544-1781 Pusch Ridge Tennis Facility
10000 N. Oracle Road, Oro Valley, AZ 85704 | 520-544-1780
Oro Valley Community Center Tennis Facility
10555 N. La Cañada Dr., Oro Valley, AZ 85737 | 520-544-1900
EL CONQUISTADOR TENNIS INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS
Registration: To sign up for tennis programs, or for information, please call 520-544-1780.
EL CONQUISTADOR SUMMER JUNIOR TENNIS CAMPS Audience:
Days/Times: AM Session Monday - Thursday, 9 - 11 a.m. PM Session Monday - Thursday, 6 - 8 p.m. Fees:
$100 Premium member $105 Classic member $110 Non-member
El Conquistador Tennis at Pusch Ridge 10000 N. Oracle Rd., 520-544-1780
Contact: Jennifer Fuchs Director of Tennis 520-544-1781
Camp Dates: Day Sessions (AM)
Camp Dates: Evening Sessions (PM)
May 29 – June 1 (NOTE: Tues.- Fri.)
May 29 – June 1 (NOTE: Tues.- Fri.)
June 4 – June 7
June 4 – June 7
June 11 – June 14
June 11 – June 14
June 18 – June 21
June 18 – June 21
June 25 – June 28
June 25 – June 28
July 2 – July 5
July 2 – July 5 (NOTE: July 4 is 9-11 a.m.)
July 9 – July 12
July 9 – July 12
July 16 – July 19
July 16 – July 19
July 23 – July 26 (NOTE: July 26 is 6-8 p.m.)
July 23 – July 26
July 31 – August 3 (NOTE: Tues.- Fri.)
July 30 – August 2
August 6 – August 9
August 6 – August 9 (4:30 - 6:30 p.m.)
Time lost due to rain will be added to other days in the week. If needed, make-ups will be held on Friday. Some sessions are held Tuesday through Friday due to events.
TENNIS ADULT TENNIS PROGRAM
June 13 – August 12, 2018 (No Adult Instructional Clinics July 4 and July 25 - 29) •
omen’s 2.5-3.0 Clinic W Tuesdays at 8 a.m. Pusch Ridge Tennis Facility
omen’s 3.5 & Up Clinic: W Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. Pusch Ridge Tennis Facility
en’s Drill & Play: M Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Pusch Ridge Tennis Facility
Coed 3.5 & Below Clinic: Saturdays at 8 a.m. Community Center Tennis Facility
oed 4.0 & Above Clinic: C Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. Community Center Tennis Facility
Duration of clinic depends on number of participants: ½ hr for 1-2 players, 1 hr for 3-5 players, and 1 ½ hrs for 6 or more players. ** Tuesday Clinic is 1 hour if 3 or more players ($12 for Premium Members; $14 for Classic Members and $16 for Non-Members)
PRIVATE AND SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS
A perfect tool to improve all facets of your game. 3 & Me, Your 4, or Team These group lessons are geared to your specific requests, including strategy, stroke technique, footwork, point play and/or drills. Available at either Pusch Ridge or Community Center facilities. PREMIUM
THREE & ME (1-HR)
YOUR 4 (1-HR)
1 1/2 HR
LESSON PKG (4 1-HR)
TENNIS EL CONQUISTADOR SUMMER TENNIS ADULT LEAGUES
The El Conquistador Tennis Leagues will be held at the Oro Valley Community Center Tennis Facility. The league will last 8 to 10 weeks and is a great way to practice and meet new people. Please see schedule below. Summer League Dates Sign-up: Monday, May 28 - Monday, June 25 League begins: Week of July 9 Fall League Dates Sign-up: Monday, Aug. 27 - Monday, Sept. 24 League begins: Week of October 8 Fees: $20 Premium & Classic Member $40 Non-member Contact: Please contact El Conquistador Tennis at 520-544-1780 with any questions.
Mondays 8 a.m. Singles
Mondays 6:30 p.m. Singles
Ladies 3.0 & below
Ladies 3.5 & up
Men’s 3.0 & below Men’s 3.5 & up
Tuesdays 8 a.m. Singles
Tuesdays 6:30 p.m. Doubles
Ladies 3.0 & below
Ladies 3.5 & up Men’s 3.0 & below Men’s 3.5 & up
Wednesdays 8 a.m. Doubles
Wednesdays 6:30 p.m. Singles
Thursdays 8 a.m. Doubles
Sundays 8 a.m. Mixed Doubles
Ladies 3.0 & below
Ladies 3.5 & up
7.0 combined 7.5+ combined
Create your own Come to us with your group, and match day/time and we will take care of everything else.
JJ’S FLYBALL DOG TRAINING
DOG OBEDIENCE WITH SUBLIME K-9 DROP-IN OBEDIENCE CLASS
This is a unique class developed to build a solid foundation in obedience while strengthening the bond between you and your dog. Whether you want to learn the basics or advance to a competitive level of dog training, this is the class for you! This is an ongoing class. Your dog will be exposed to new dogs and people on a weekly basis. We will teach the basics—sit, down, stay, come, heel, etc.—and we’ll advance you and your dog where needed. We will also give you the opportunity to learn about “dog sports” and guide you in the right direction if you become interested in taking your training a step further. Audience:
All ages of dog owners welcome
Thurs. and/or Sat., 9 – 10 a.m.
Class is ongoing. You may start at any time.
Group Fee: $25 per lesson or $160 for 8 classes (dropins allowed) Instructor: JJ Belcher of Sublime Canine 520-975-0878 or www.sublimek9.com Location:
CDO Riverfront Park, 551 W. Lambert Lane
Flyball is the world’s fastest-growing dog sport and is fun for the whole family! Flyball is a relay race for dogs with teams of four racing another team and the clock. It is fast-paced and exciting. Positive reinforcement and clicker training are encouraged. Audience:
All ages of dog owners welcome
Sundays, 9 a.m.
Class is ongoing. You may start at any time.
Fee: $25 per class or $160 for 8 classes (drop-ins allowed) Instructor: JJ Belcher of Sublime Canine 520-975-0878 or www.sublimek9.com Location:
James D. Kriegh Park, 23 W. Calle Concordia
RUFF HOUSE DOG TRAINING & BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION
If you want a well-behaved dog that is a joy to be around, then this class is for you! The class is designed to strengthen your relationship with your dog and teach them good manners. We will work on behaviors such as: Sit, Down, Stay, Come, Place, Leave it and loose-leash walking. We use the distraction of other dogs while adding duration and distance to your commands to further ingrain the learned behaviors into your dog’s conduct. Additionally, we will provide you the information you need to prepare your dogs for pet therapy work, dog sports or other advanced dog training. Audience: All ages of dog owners welcome; dogs 6 months and older Day/Time: Class times vary with season. Contact instructor or visit www.ruffhouse.biz for current information. Dates: Class is ongoing. You may start at any time. Fee: $125 for 6 group lessons $25 for 1 group lesson Instructor: Crystal Blaker of Ruff House Dog Training, 520-820-7252 or www.ruffhouse.biz Location:
Naranja Park, 810 W. Naranja Dr.
ORO VALLEY HISTORY & CULTURE EDUCATIONAL FIELD TRIPS FOR STUDENTS/EDUCATORS
Attention teachers, administration, home school education providers and group activity organizers! We have the perfect historic educational field trip opportunity for you! Each session meets curriculum requirements for government standards. Field trips are held at historic Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Road. Call Lynanne Dellerman at 520-229-5052 to arrange your field trip on any of the following focus areas: •
Prehistoric Hands-on Archaeology • Experience a replica Hohokam pithouse. • Eat the same type of foods as the prehistoric people. • Learn about the tools they used and how they were made. • Learn how they hunted and try similar techniques. • Learn how they grew food and how they obtained the necessary water.
Pusch Family history from the 1870s – 1920s • Learn about how this pioneer family settling in the Tucson area over 100 years ago ran a business and a cattle ranch. • Learn about early government through George’s term in the Arizona House of Representatives at the time Arizona became a state. (George was a member of the Tucson City Council.) • Discover how the family were friends to the native peoples in the area. • Learn about how the family ran the Steam Pump that watered cavalry, Pony Express, stagecoaches and cattle.
Proctor – Leiber history from the 1930s – 1990s • Learn about this important family to the ranch’s history. • As manager of the Pioneer hotel, Jack Procter grew herbs and vegetables as well as raised chickens on the ranch for those visiting the hotel in downtown Tucson. He also held big gatherings that brought important people out to the ranch. • Learn about early baseball in Tucson and the nation through Hank Leiber.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES Volunteer Opportunities Now Available Are you interested in becoming a volunteer for Oro Valley Parks and Recreation? We have many areas that may be of interest: •
Archery Range maintenance
Groundskeeping at one of our natural parks •
West Lambert Lane
Honey Bee Canyon
Trails in Naranja Park
Trails maintenance on one of the Town’s pedestrian paths and trails
Assisting with senior programming
Assisting with horse programs involving children or special needs individuals
Working the front desk at the Oro Valley Community Center or Aquatic Center
If you are interested in any of the above opportunities, please call Oro Valley Parks and Recreation at 520-229-5050.
ORO VALLEY PUBLIC LIBRARY The Oro Valley Public Library offers a variety of programs, including story time, baby time, book clubs, craft clubs, bridge, mahjong, master gardeners, computer tutoring, teen programs, family programs, senior programs and much more. Managed by the Pima County Library District
HOURS OF OPERATION Monday – Thursday Fridays Saturdays Sundays
9 a.m. – 7 p.m. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
1305 W. Naranja Drive Oro Valley, AZ 85737 Phone: 520-594-5580 Visit our web site for additional programs and events:
KIDS TO PARKS DAY - SEND US YOUR PICS!
TEEN DIVE IN MOVIES AT THE AQUATIC CENTER Gates open at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 19
Oro Valley Aquatic Center, 23 W. Calle Concordia Kids to Parks Day is an event hosted by the National Park Trust, aimed at connecting kids and families with their local, state and national parks. In support of this effort, everyone who visits an Oro Valley park, pool, path or recreational amenity on May 19, and sends us a photo of their day, is eligible to receive a FREE family day pass at the Oro Valley Community Center! Plus, their photo may be featured on the Oro Valley Parks and Recreation Facebook page! Just email your photo to Lynanne at Ldellerman@orovalleyaz.gov, and you will receive instructions on how to claim your free Community Center pass. Photo submission deadline is Saturday, May 26, 2018.
Movie schedule June 23
This FREE summer movie series is presented by the Youth Advisory Council and is a fun, safe and secure event for Oro Valley teens, ages 13-19. Join us for fun pool games and a movie!
Learn more about Kids to Parks Day at www.parktrust.org/kids-toparks-day.
DRIVE IN MOVIES ON THE DRIVING RANGE Third Saturday of the month, May through August Movies begin at sunset. Oro Valley Community Center, 10555 N. La Cañada Drive Movie schedule
Saturday, June 2, 6:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Despicable Me 3
Star Wars: The Last Jedi
The Lion King
Bring your family and friends to the Oro Valley Community Center and enjoy a FREE movie on the third Saturday of every month. Set up a blanket or some chairs, or hang out in one of our golf carts (only our carts are allowed, please don’t bring your own vehicle). Please be courteous to others and leave your pets at home.
NATIONAL TRAILS DAY – NIGHTTIME HIKE Location: I ris O. Dewhirst Trailhead, at the end of Magee Road Join the Town of Oro Valley’s Parks and Recreation Department for our annual nighttime, flashlight hike. Enjoy a free, 3.9 mile out-andback hike up beautiful Pima Canyon as we celebrate National Trails Day. Snacks will be provided. T-shirts are available for purchase through the American Hiking Society at http://nationaltrailsday. americanhiking.org Please pre-register at www.orovalleyaz.gov/parksandrec and click “Register for classes.”
SPECIAL EVENTS OV SPLASH AND DASH Saturday, July 7 starting at 7 a.m. James D. Kriegh Park, 23 W. Calle Concordia $10 adult $5 youth (USAT membership required for youth participants, membership is $10) The OV Splash and Dash is a swim/run event that takes place at James D. Kriegh Park and the Oro Valley Aquatic Center. The event is presented in partnership with On Your Left Fitness who will be providing timing for participants. Come on down and bring a friend for this wet and wild event!
ORO VALLEY FLAG FOOTBALL COMBINE Saturday, July 21, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Adults 18+: 400 meter swim, 1 mile run
Ages 5 to 8: 50 meter swim, 1/2 mile run (USAT Youth Aquathlon division)
Naranja Park, 810 W. Naranja Dr.
Ages 9 to 14: 100 meter swim, 1/2 mile run (USAT Youth Aquathlon division) Age15 to 17: 400 meter swim, 1 mile run (USAT Aquathlon division. USAT Membership required. See adult Map/Instructions) Register online at https://runsignup.com/Race/AZ/OroValley/ OVSplashnDash Questions? Call Julie Stark with On Your Left Fitness at 520-2419171.
Come test out your flag football skills at the Oro Valley Flag Football Combine! We will have skills tests on speed, agility, strength and precision. Obstacle courses, prizes, snacks and lots of fun! Event is for ages 6 to 14 years old. We will have age groups based on participation.
ROUND UP AT THE RANCH 5K RUN/WALK Sunday, July 29 at 6 a.m. Steam Pump Ranch, 10901 N. Oracle Road $20 prior to race day; $25 on race day This third annual summer 5k will take place along the multi-use path, beginning at Steam Pump Ranch, and will include snacks, water, watermelon and a water balloon toss! Runners, walkers and strollers welcome! A different course than the Cocoa 5k, this race will head east toward Catalina State Park. Prizes to overall male and female winners, and five-year age group prizes. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Town’s Round Up For Youth Recreation Scholarship Program. Children 12 and under race for free with a paying adult. Please register children on the day of the race, as the online registration system will not allow for children 12 and under to register.
PUT ME IN COACH
Number pickup is on Saturday, July 28, from 1 to 3 pm. at the Oro Valley Community Center, 10555 N. La Cañada Dr., Oro Valley.
Saturday, July 14, 8 - 11 a.m.
Register in advance at: http://bit.ly/roundup2018
CDO Riverfront Park, 551 W. Lambert Lane
Race day registration begins at 5 a.m. on July 29.
This FREE, one-stop-shop event for your child’s sports registration will feature numerous Oro Valley based sports teams, sports retailers and hands-on sport clinics. Come play, ask questions and sign your child up for their favorite physical activity.
Event socks will be available for purchase at the event or during online registration. For more information, please call Parks and Recreation at 520-229-5050.
THE OVERLOOK RESTAURANT
10555 N. La Cañada Drive Oro Valley, AZ 85737
MONTHLY SPECIAL DINING EVENTS
FIRST FRY-DAY FAMILY FISH FRY First Friday of the month, 5 – 8 p.m., join us for a Family Fish Fry, including fish and chips, fried shrimp platter, fried chicken and more! Reservations recommended.
SECOND SATURDAY DATE NIGHT Join us on the Second Saturday of the month, 5 – 8 p.m., for Date Night, a special three-course dinner for two with paired wine suggestions. Reservations recommended.
THIRD THURSDAY PASTA AND PIZZA On the third Thursday of the month, 5 – 8 p.m., enjoy the very popular pasta night buffet with a choice of a plated salad. Also available are house-made specialty pizzas and a petite a la carte menu. Reservations are strongly encouraged. Reservations recommended.
THE OVERLOOK RESTAURANT at the Oro Valley Community Center 10555 N. La Cañada Drive Oro Valley, AZ 85737
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC RESERVATIONS Please contact Amelia Griesmer at 520-229-5355. HOURS OF OPERATION (NEW SUMMER HOURS!)
The Overlook has whisked up a blend of connection and discovery, featuring New American Cuisine with an international twist. Enjoy comfortable staples like pasta, salads, specialty sandwiches and seafood to leave the palate and taste buds happy.
Lunch Service: Daily, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Kitchen closes daily at 3 p.m.
Happy Hour drink prices: Daily, 2 - 4 p.m.
Overlook closes daily at 4 p.m.
WEEKLY SPECIAL DINING EVENTS TORY’S TACO TUESDAY
Every Tuesday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. These delicious, savory tacos include shredded cabbage, pickled onion, cilantro crema and pico de gallo.
COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY
Every Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
We’re celebrating YOU! Firefighters, police officers, EMTs and teachers receive 15% off the Overlook lunch menu with valid employment ID or badge.
SUNDAY BREAKFAST BUFFET
Every Sunday, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Enjoy fresh fruit, Danish pastries, breakfast potatoes, sizzling bacon, a weekly Chef’s special and a create-your-own omelet station. $13.95 per person* (drinks priced separately) $7 – children 6 – 12 years old
MOTHER’S DAY CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH BUFFET
Sunday, May 13, 2018, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Brunch Buffet $39 (Tax and gratuity not included. Member discount does not apply.) Extravagant buffet featuring salads, breakfast breads, Danish, fresh fruit, build-to-order omelet station, bistro beef tenderloin, roasted pork tenderloin, poached salmon, decadent desserts, mimosas, champagne and much more. Reservations required. Please call 520-229-5355
FATHER’S DAY BREAKFAST BUFFET
June 17, 2018, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Breakfast Buffet $19 (Tax and gratuity not included. Member discount does not apply.) Delicious buffet for dad including pastries, fresh fruit, breakfast potatoes, crisp bacon, sausage, yogurt parfaits, two chef special dishes and a complete build-to-order omelet station. Reservations required. Please call 520-229-5355.
Additional dinner parties, receptions and special events can be arranged upon request. For complete details on these special events, including menus, visit us at www.elcongolfandtennis.com or follow the Overlook Restaurant on Facebook.
Published on Mar 27, 2018
The Oro Valley Parks & Recreation department is pleased to present the Summer 2018 program guide. The Department manages Town parks and trai...