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WINTER 2019-20

RECREATION AND PARKS ACTIVITY GUIDE

AQ UAT I CS • TOT S/PRE SCH O O L • CHI L D R E N CROYD O N CR E E K NAT URE CE NT E R • T E E N S • A D U LT S A D ULT S 6 0 + • CULTURA L A RT S


2019 -20 W I NTE R CALENDAR OF EVENTS December

January

Dec. 7 • 9 a.m.-2 p.m

Jan. 17 • 7-9 p.m.

Holiday Bazaar Rockville Senior Center. Free. Page 49.

Dec. 7 • 2-4 p.m.

Pancakes & Pajamas Movie Night Lincoln Park Community Center. Preregister for course #12198, $7R/$10NR. All ages. Page 21.

Cookies with Santa Thomas Farm Community Center Preregister for course #10490 $8R/$10NR or $10 pp at door. Page 17.

Jan. 24,-26, 31 • 8 p.m.

Dec. 7-8, 14-15

Jan. 26 • 1-4 p.m.

Rockville Civic Ballet presents “The Nutcracker.” Saturdays, Dec. 7 and 14 at 2 p.m. And 7:30 p.m. Sundays, Dec. 8 and 15 at 2 p.m. F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 53.

Dec. 12 • 7 p.m.

Peerless Rockville Speaker Series presents: “Bringing Victorian Operetta Alive in the 21st Century.” Glenview Mansion. Free. Page 55.

Dec. 21 • 1-4 p.m.

Holiday Festival at the Civic Center F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall. Free. Page 51.

Dec. 22 • 3 p.m.

Rockville Concert Band presents: “Christmas at the Cinema.” F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 52.

Dec. 22 • 7:30 p.m.

Rockville Chorus presents: “Holiday Harmonies.” F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 53.

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Rockville Little Theatre presents “A Raisin in the Sun.” F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 56.

Wedding Expo at Glenview. Glenview Mansion. Page 54.

February Feb. 1 • 1-3:30 p.m.

Lunar New Year Celebration Rockville High School. Free. Page 51.

Feb. 1,2 • 8 p.m.

Rockville Little Theatre presents “A Raisin in the Sun.” F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 56.

Feb. 9 • 3 p.m.

Rockville Concert Band presents “Swinging Sunday.” F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 52.

Feb. 10 • 10-11:30 a.m.

Little Hearts Valentines Twinbrook Community Recreation Center. Preregister for course #12106. $12R/$15NR. Page 16.

Feb. 11 • 10-11:30 a.m

Little Hearts Valentines Thomas Farm Community Center. Preregister for course #12107. $12R/$15NR. Page 16.

Feb. 12 • 10-11:30 a.m

Little Hearts Valentines Lincoln Park Community Center. Preregister for course #12104. $12R/$15NR. Page 16.

Feb. 13 • 7 p.m.

Peerless Rockville Speaker Series presents “Lincoln Park: A Celebration of Community.” Glenview Mansion. Free. Page 55.

March March 8 • 3 p.m.

Rockville Concert Band presents: “Spanish Roadtrip” F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 52.

March 14-15

Rockville Civic Ballet presents: “Spring Production.” Saturday, March 14, 2 p.m. And 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 15, 2 p.m. F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Page 53.

March 20 • 6-8 p.m.

International Night F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall. Free. Page 54.

March 21 • 2-4 p.m.

Superhero Party Thomas Farm Community Center. Preregister for course #12028, $8R/$10NR or $10 at the door. Ages 2+. Page 21.


IN THIS ISSUE

R EG I S TR ATI O N DATES

PROGRAMS AQ UATI C S....................................................... 4-13 TOTS AND PRESCHOOL.............................14-17 C H I L D R E N.................................................... 18-25 CROYDON CREEK NATURE CENTER... 26-27 TE E N S .............................................................. 28-31

SENIOR MEMBERS: Tuesday, Dec. 3 GENER AL AND NONMEMBERS: Thursday, Dec. 5

A D U LT S.......................................................... 32-42 CO M M U N IT Y C E NTE R S ......................43-45 A D U LT S 6 0 +................................................46-49 C U LT U R A L A RT S .....................................50-56 GENERAL INFORMATION Emergency/Weather Policy...................................61 Financial Assistance.................................................58 Frequently Used Parks/Facilities...........................57 Individuals with Disabilities....................................61 Parties and Rentals..................................................13

S TAY INFORMED www.rockvillemd.gov/recreation registration@rockvillemd.gov 240-314-8620

Registration Info. And Forms....................... 62-63 Recreation and Parks Foundation........................59

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3 WAYS TO REGISTER

1. Online

at www.rockvillemd.gov/ registration

2. In Person

Walk-in registration available. Hours vary by facility. See page 62 for a list of facility addresses.

3. By Mail or Fax

Mail or fax your completed registration form. See page 62 for a list of addresses and fax numbers. Page 3 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


Outdoor recreation pool with slide Indoor and outdoor pools Fitness center and spa Multipurpose room

ROC K V I LLE S W I M AND FITNESS CENTER www.rockvillemd.gov/swimcenter

240-314-8760 • swimcenter@rockvillemd.gov • 355 Martins Lane, Rockville, MD 20850

The Rockville Swim and Fitness Center is a great place to swim and stay in shape year-round.

Swimming Classes

We offer three seasonal outdoor swimming pools, two year-round indoor swimming pools, sprayground, a 150-foot waterslide, hot tub, dry sauna and a fully equipped fitness center.

Annual and Seasonal Memberships Available! Come for the Day or the Year!

Visit our newly expanded and renovated locker room and lobby.

Hours

Monday - Saturday 6 a.m. - 9 p.m. Sunday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Sign Up for Notifications Receive updates on schedule changes, weather alerts, upcoming classes and facility projects. Sign up today at www.rockvillemd.gov/ swimcenteralerts Page 4 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620

Registration Begins: Dec. 5 Registration deadline: one week prior to start date. To be eligible for a membership discount, participants registering for a course must have an annual, winter or summer membership for aquatics or the full facility. See rockvillemd.gov for a list of membership rates and types. Credits or refunds will be issued for medical reasons only and must be accompanied by a letter from your doctor. Note: $15 withdraw fee will be applied for all refunds; $5 transfer fee may apply. Register Online: www.rockvillemd.gov/ register

Mail to: Swimming Lessons RSFC 355 Martins Lane, Rockville, MD 20850

Secure Fax to: Swimming Lessons 240-314-8759


AQ UATIC S Adult/Child Swim Bubblers 1

Introduce your baby to the water in a relaxed and playful manner. Learn basic skills and water safety. This is an adult/ child class. Non-toilet-trained children must wear a swim diaper under tight-fitting vinyl pants. Pants are on sale at the Swim and Fitness Center.

Age: 6-18 mos 11817 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:50-11:20 AM 11818 Su 1/5-2/16 10:15-10:45 AM 11829 Tu 1/7-2/18 9-9:30 AM 11830 Tu 2/25-4/14 9-9:30 AM 11831 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:50-11:20 AM 11832 Su 3/1-4/19 10:15-10:45 AM

$64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80

Bubblers 2

Tots with little or no experience are welcome. Children learn the basics of swimming such as submerging, floating, kicking and arm-stroking. This is an adult/child class. Non-toilettrained children must wear a swim diaper under tight-fitting vinyl pants. Pants are on sale at the Swim and Fitness Center.

Age: 18-36 mos 11819 Sa 1/4-2/15 8:30-9 AM 11820 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:15-10:45 AM 11821 Su 1/5-2/16 9:40-10:10 AM 11822 Su 1/5-2/16 11:25-11:55 AM 11833 M 1/6-2/17 2-2:30 PM 11834 Th 1/9-2/20 9-9:30 AM 11852 M 2/24-4/13 2-2:30 PM 11835 Th 2/27-4/16 9-9:30 AM 11836 Sa 2/29-4/18 8:30-9 AM 11837 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:15-10:45 AM 11838 Su 3/1-4/19 9:40-10:10 AM 11839 Su 3/1-4/19 11:25-11:55 AM

$64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80

Bobbers 1

Along with an adult, children learn to adjust to the water. They also learn simple water skills, such as submerging, floating, kicking and-arm stroking. This is an adult/child class. Non-toilet-trained children must wear a swim diaper under tight-fitting vinyl pants. Pants are on sale at the Swim and Fitness Center.

Age: 3-5 11823 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:05-9:35 AM 11824 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:25-11:55 AM 11825 Su 1/5-2/16 9:05-9:35 AM 11826 Su 1/5-2/16 10:50-11:20 AM 11848 W 1/8-2/19 2-2:30 PM 11849 Th 1/9-2/20 9:30-10 AM 11853 W 2/26-4/15 2-2:30 PM 11850 Th 2/27-4/16 9:30-10 AM 11851 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:05-9:35 AM 11847 Sa 2/29-4/18 11:25-11:55 AM 11846 Su 3/1-4/19 9:05-9:35 AM 11845 Su 3/1-4/19 10:50-11:20 AM

$64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80

www.rockvillemd.gov/registration | Page 5


Aquatics Bobbers 2

Children who already know how to do a front float with a kick should sign up for this class. They work on back floats, combining parts of the crawl stroke and endurance. Work in the deep end is done as well. This is an adult/child class. Non-toilet-trained children must wear a swim diaper under tight-fitting vinyl pants. Pants are on sale at the Swim and Fitness Center.

Age: 3-5 11827 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:40-10:10 AM 11828 Su 1/5-2/16 8:30-9 AM 11844 Tu 1/7-2/18 9:30-10 AM 11843 Tu 2/25-4/14 9:30-10 AM 11842 Sa 2/29-4/18 8:30-9 AM 11841 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:40-10:10 AM 11840 Su 3/1-4/19 8:30-9 AM

$64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80 $64/$80

Preschool Swim Fearful Floaters

This swim class is intended for children who are reluctant to take part in a Floaters 1 class, but are ready to try a class without adult participation. Taught at a slower pace, it stresses water adjustment and comfort with putting their faces in water. To ease each child’s anxiety, adults remain on deck for the duration of the lesson.

Age: 4-6 11972 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:45-10:25 AM 11898 M 1/6-2/17 4:45-5:15 PM 11899 W 1/8-2/19 3:35-4:05 PM 11900 M 2/24-4/13 3:35-4:05 PM 11901 W 2/26-4/15 3:35-4:05 PM 11973 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

Floaters 1

This swim class is designed for children who need to become adjusted to water. They learn to do front and back floats, kick and stroke, as well as put their faces in the water. Children learn to swim 5 yards on their front and back.

Age: 4-6 11883 Sa 1/4-2/15 9-9:40 AM 11884 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:30-11:10 AM 11885 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:15-11:55 AM 11886 Su 1/5-2/16 9-9:40 AM 11889 Su 1/5-2/16 9:45-10:25 AM 11887 Su 1/5-2/16 10:30-11:10 AM 11888 Su 1/5-2/16 11:15-11:55 AM 11918 M 1/6-2/17 3:35-4:05 PM 11919 Tu 1/7-2/18 4:35-5:05 PM 11920 Tu 1/7-2/18 5:10-5:40 PM 11921 Tu 1/7-2/18 5:45-6:15 PM 11922 W 1/8-2/19 4:10-4:40 PM 11923 Th 1/9-2/20 5:45-6:15 PM 11924 F 1/10-2/21 3:35-4:05 PM 11925 F 1/10-2/21 4:45-5:15 PM 11926 M 2/24-4/13 3:35-4:05 PM 11927 M 2/24-4/13 4:45-5:15 PM 11929 Tu 2/25-4/14 4:35-5:05 PM 11928 Tu 2/25-4/14 5:10-5:40 PM

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$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

11930 11931 11932 11933 11934 11935 11936 11943 11964 11965 11966

W Th F F Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su

2/26-4/15 2/27-4/16 2/28-4/17 2/28-4/17 2/29-4/18 2/29-4/18 2/29-4/18 3/1-4/19 3/1-4/19 3/1-4/19 3/1-4/19

4:45-5:15 PM 5:45-6:15 PM 3:35-4:05 PM 4:45-5:15 PM 9-9:40 AM 10:30-11:10 AM 11:15-11:55 AM 9-9:40 AM 9:45-10:25 AM 10:30-11:10 AM 11:15-11:55 AM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

Floaters 2

This swim class is for children who are comfortable in the water, can submerge for 5-10 seconds and can swim 5 yards on their front and back should take this class. They continue to work on and develop basic swimming skills, such as front and back glides, coordinated kick and arm strokes and rhythmic breathing. Prior swim lesson experience recommended.

Age: 4-6 11890 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:45-10:25 AM 11891 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:15-11:55 AM 11892 Su 1/5-2/16 9:45-10:25 AM 11893 Su 1/5-2/16 11:15-11:55 AM 11963 M 1/6-2/17 4:10-4:40 PM 11962 Tu 1/7-2/18 5:10-5:40 PM 11961 W 1/8-2/19 3:35-4:05 PM 11960 W 1/8-2/19 4:10-4:40 PM 11959 Th 1/9-2/20 4:35-5:05 PM 11958 Th 1/9-2/20 5:10-5:40 PM 11957 F 1/10-2/21 3:35-4:05 PM 11956 F 1/10-2/21 4:10-4:40 PM 11955 M 2/24-4/13 4:10-4:40 PM 11954 Tu 2/25-4/14 5:10-5:40 PM 11953 W 2/26-4/15 3:35-4:05 PM 11902 Th 2/27-4/16 4:35-5:05 PM 11952 Th 2/27-4/16 5:10-5:40 PM 11951 F 2/28-4/17 3:35-4:05 PM 11950 F 2/28-4/17 4:10-4:40 PM 11971 Sa 2/29-4/18 9-9:40 AM 11949 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM 11948 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:30-11:10 AM 11947 Sa 2/29-4/18 11:15-11:55 AM 11946 Su 3/1-4/19 9:45-10:25 AM 11945 Su 3/1-4/19 10:30-11:10 AM 11944 Su 3/1-4/19 11:15-11:55 AM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

Strokers 1

Children who can swim a combined stroke on their front with rhythmic breathing and on their back for at least 8 yards should take this class. The focus is on stroke development in front crawl, back crawl and elementary backstroke arms and kick. Treading water and rhythmic breathing skills are also taught.

Age: 4-7 11970 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:45-10:25 AM 11894 Su 1/5-2/16 11:15-11:55 AM 11942 M 1/6-2/17 3:35-4:05 PM 11941 Th 1/9-2/20 4:35-5:05 PM 11940 Th 1/9-2/20 5:10-5:40 PM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86


Aquatics 11939 11903 11938 11937 11968 11916 11917

W Th Th Sa Sa Su Su

2/26-4/15 2/27-4/16 2/27-4/16 2/29-4/18 2/29-4/18 3/1-4/19 3/1-4/19

4:10-4:40 PM 4:35-5:05 PM 5:10-5:40 PM 11:15-11:55 AM 10:30-11:10 AM 12-12:40 PM 9-9:40 AM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

Strokers 2

This class is for children who can swim a coordinated front crawl with rhythmic breathing and backstroke for 15 yards, and are comfortable in deep water. They work on perfecting front/back crawl, elementary backstroke and treading water. Students are introduced to coordinated breaststroke.

Age: 4-7 11969 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:15-11:55 AM 11895 Su 1/5-2/16 9-9:40 AM 11915 M 1/6-2/17 4:45-5:15 PM 11914 Tu 1/7-2/18 5:45-6:15 PM 11913 M 2/24-4/13 4:45-5:15 PM 11912 Tu 2/25-4/14 5:45-6:15 PM 11911 W 2/26-4/15 4:45-5:15 PM 11910 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:30-11:10 AM 11967 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM 11909 Su 3/1-4/19 11:15-11:55 AM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

Strokers 3

This class is for children who can swim freestyle with side breathing, backstroke and elementary backstroke for 25 yards. In addition, the ability to swim a coordinated breaststroke and the butterfly kick is required. Successful completion of Strokers 2 (or comparable level in another program) is also required to enroll in this class.

Age: 4-7 11896 Sa 1/4-2/15 9-9:40 AM 11897 Su 1/5-2/16 10:30-11:10 AM 11908 W 1/8-2/19 4:45-5:15 PM 11907 F 1/10-2/21 4:45-5:15 PM 11906 F 2/28-4/17 4:45-5:15 PM 11905 Sa 2/29-4/18 11:15-11:55 AM 11904 Su 3/1-4/19 9:45-10:25 AM

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

Mini Swim Team Prep

This swim class is for children who can swim freestyle with bilateral breathing and backstroke for 50 yards. In addition, children must swim a legal coordinated breaststroke for 25 yards and be able to do butterfly arms and kicking. Successful completion of Strokers 3 is required to enroll in this class.

Age: 5-7 11974 Sa 1/4-2/15 9-9:40 AM 11975 Th 1/9-2/20 5:45-6:15 PM 11976 Th 2/27-4/16 5:45-6:15 PM 11977 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM

CHE CK OUT O U R FITNESS ROOM AT RSFC Featuring: • 5 Treadmills

• 3 Recumbant Bikes

• 4 Elliptical Machines

• 2 Step/Climber Machines

• 13 Pieces of Single-Station Strength Training Equipment and Free Weights. • Meeting Room and Kitchenette. (Available for Rentals and Parties.)

$69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86 $69/$86

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Aquatics Youth 3

Children who can swim a combined stroke for 10 yards on their front and back should take this class. Children learn elementary backstroke arms and kick, rhythmic breathing, how to tread water and improve their stroke.

Age: 7+ 11746 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:15-11:55 AM 11748 Su 1/5-2/16 9:45-10:25 AM 11749 Su 1/5-2/16 10:30-11:10 AM 11750 Su 1/5-2/16 12-12:40 PM 11753 Sa 2/29-4/18 9-9:40 AM 11754 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:30-11:10 AM 11758 Sa 2/29-4/18 11:15-11:55 AM 11755 Su 3/1-4/19 9-9:40 AM 11756 Su 3/1-4/19 10:30-11:10 AM 11757 Su 3/1-4/19 12-12:40 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Youth 4

Children who are comfortable in deep water and who can swim a coordinated front crawl stroke with rhythmic breathing and backstroke for 15 yards should take this class. Children work on perfecting front and back strokes, and treading water. Coordinated breaststroke is introduced. Prerequisite:Youth 3.

Children/Teen Swim Youth 1

Water adjustment is the focus of this class. Children are introduced to front and back floats, kicking, arm stroking, blowing bubbles and swimming 7 yards front and back. Children must also be able to fully submerge and must be comfortable with all of these skills prior to moving on to Youth 2.

Age: 7+ 11720 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:45-10:25 AM 11721 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:30-11:10 AM 11722 Su 1/5-2/16 10:30-11:10 AM 11723 Su 1/5-2/16 12-12:40 PM 11724 W 1/8-2/19 4:45-5:15 PM 11725 F 1/10-2/21 4:10-4:40 PM 11726 Tu 2/25-4/14 5:45-6:15 PM 11727 W 2/26-4/15 4:10-4:40 PM 11728 F 2/28-4/17 4:10-4:40 PM 11729 Sa 2/29-4/18 9-9:40 AM 11730 Su 3/1-4/19 10:30-11:10 AM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Youth 2

A class for children who can submerge for 5-10 seconds, do a front and back float and swim 7 yards on their front and back. Basic swimming skills, such as front and back glides, arm stroking on front and back, kicking and rhythmic breathing are taught.

Age: 7+ 11745 Sa 1/4-2/15 9-9:40 AM 11731 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:30-11:10 AM 11732 Su 1/5-2/16 9-9:40 AM 11733 Su 1/5-2/16 12-12:40 PM 11735 M 1/6-2/17 4:10-4:40 PM 11736 Tu 1/7-2/18 4:35-5:05 PM 11737 M 2/24-4/13 4:10-4:40 PM 11738 Tu 2/25-4/14 4:35-5:05 PM 11741 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM 11744 Su 3/1-4/19 9-9:40 AM 11743 Su 3/1-4/19 12-12:40 PM Page 8 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Age: 7+ 11751 Sa 1/4-2/15 9-9:40 AM 11752 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:30-11:10 AM 11747 Su 1/5-2/16 9-9:40 AM 11785 Su 1/5-2/16 11:15-11:55 AM 11786 Su 1/5-2/16 12-12:40 PM 11781 Sa 2/29-4/18 9-9:40 AM 11780 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM 11779 Su 3/1-4/19 9:45-10:25 AM 11778 Su 3/1-4/19 11:15-11:55 AM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Youth 5

This class is for children who can swim one length of front crawl and back crawl, and swim 15 yards of elementary backstroke in good form, as well as tread water and dive into and swim in deep water. Children learn bilateral breathing for front crawl, breaststroke, sidestroke, butterfly arms and dolphin kick. All other previously learned strokes are refined.

Age: 7+ 11759 Sa 1/4-2/15 9-9:40 AM 11760 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:15-11:55 AM 11734 Su 1/5-2/16 9-9:40 AM 11761 Su 1/5-2/16 9:45-10:25 AM 11762 Su 1/5-2/16 11:15-11:55 AM 11777 Sa 2/29-4/18 9-9:40 AM 11776 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:45-10:25 AM 11775 Sa 2/29-4/18 11:15-11:55 AM 11742 Su 3/1-4/19 9-9:40 AM 11774 Su 3/1-4/19 9:45-10:25 AM 11773 Su 3/1-4/19 12-12:40 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79


Aquatics Youth 6

This class requires the ability to swim two lengths (50 yards) of front crawl, and backstroke, and 15 yards of side stroke and breaststroke, all in good form. Children work on breaststroke, butterfly and turns, in addition to refining other strokes.

Age: 7+ 11787 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:45-10:25 AM 11795 Sa 1/4-2/15 11:15-11:55 AM 11788 Su 1/5-2/16 9:45-10:25 AM 11789 Su 1/5-2/16 10:30-11:10 AM 11803 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:30-11:10 AM 11740 Sa 2/29-4/18 11:15-11:55 AM 11810 Sa 2/29-4/18 7:35-8:15 PM 11739 Su 3/1-4/19 9-9:40 AM 11802 Su 3/1-4/19 11:15-11:55 AM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Youth 7

Swimmers able to swim four lengths (100 yards) of freestyle and backstroke, and one full length (25 yards) of breaststroke, should take this class. Children work on stroke improvement, endurance, butterfly, turns and racing dives. Prerequisite:Youth 5 and 6.

Age: 7+ 11790 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:30-11:10 AM 11791 Su 1/5-2/16 9-9:40 AM 11792 Su 1/5-2/16 11:15-11:55 AM 11801 Su 1/5-2/16 12-12:40 PM 11800 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:30-11:10 AM 11799 Sa 2/29-4/18 6:50-7:30 PM 11798 Su 3/1-4/19 10:30-11:10 AM 11797 Su 3/1-4/19 12-12:40 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Swim Team Prep

Swimmers must be able to swim four lengths (100 yards) of a coordinated freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke, and one length (25 yards) of butterfly. Speed and endurance are emphasized, as well as turns and racing starts. Prerequisite: Successful completion of Youth 6 and 7.

Age: 7+ 11794 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:30-11:10 AM 11793 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:45-10:25 AM 11783 Su 1/5-2/16 9:45-10:25 AM 11782 Su 1/5-2/16 10:30-11:10 AM 11814 Sa 2/29-4/18 9-9:40 AM 11813 Sa 2/29-4/18 6:05-6:45 PM 11815 Su 3/1-4/19 9:45-10:25 AM 11812 Su 3/1-4/19 10:30-11:10 AM 11816 Su 3/1-4/19 11:15-11:55 AM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Swim 4 Fitness for Teens

Geared towards teens with prior swimming experience (must be at least Youth Level 7) who are looking to build their aerobic ability. The goal of the class is to swim a mile in 45 minutes with minimal stroke correction. Fins, kickboard and hand paddles are recommended. No report cards are issued for this class.

Age: 12-15 11784 Su 1/5-2/16 11811 Sa 2/29-4/18 11796 Su 3/1-4/19

12-12:45 PM 7:35-8:15 PM 12-12:45 PM

Adult Swim Adult Beginner 1

This is an aquatic orientation class. Adults are introduced to basic swimming skills, such as front and back floats, kicking, arm strokes and rhythmic breathing.

Age: 14+ 11764 Tu 1/7-2/18 8:30-9:15 PM 11765 W 1/8-2/19 8:35-9:20 PM 11766 Tu 2/25-4/14 8:30-9:15 PM 11767 W 2/26-4/15 8:35-9:20 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Adult Beginner 2

This class is designed for adults who have been introduced to the basics of swimming but need to work on stroke coordination and rhythmic breathing. Treading water and breaststroke are demonstrated. Prerequisite: Adult Beginner 1

Age: 14+ 11806 W 1/8-2/19 8:35-9:20 PM 11807 Th 1/9-2/20 8:30-9:15 PM 11808 W 2/26-4/15 8:35-9:20 PM 11809 Th 2/27-4/16 8:30-9:15 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Adult Beginner 3

Swimmers registering for this class should be comfortable in deep water, able to tread water and swim 20 yards of front and back crawl. Refine your front and back crawl and learn the elementary backstroke and breaststroke. Successful completion of Adult Beginner 2 preferred.

Age: 14+ 11804 Tu 1/7-2/18 8:30-9:15 PM 11805 Tu 2/25-4/14 8:30-9:15 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79

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Aquatics Adult Beginner 4

Developed for participants who can swim one length of the pool but still need work on endurance and technique. Rhythmic breathing and treading water are skills required prior to taking this class. Front and backstroke, breaststroke, elementary backstroke and sidestroke techniques are stressed. Skills are taught to prepare students for Adult Stroke Correction. Prerequisite: Adult Beginner 3.

Age: 14+ 11771 Th 1/9-2/20 8:30-9:15 PM 11772 Th 2/27-4/16 8:30-9:15 PM

$64/$79 $64/$79

Adult Stroke Correction

Swimmers who have perfected the basics but need to refine their strokes should take this class. Backstroke, free style, breaststroke, elementary backstroke and sidestroke are further developed. Endurance and breathing are stressed. These sessions are not for beginners. Prerequisite: Adult Beginner 4 Age: 14+ 11768 Tu 1/7-2/18 11:10-11:55 AM 11763 Th 1/9-2/20 11:10-11:55 AM 11769 Tu 2/25-4/14 11:10-11:55 AM 11770 Th 2/27-4/16 11:10-11:55 AM

$64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79 $64/$79

Adult Water Fitness Start your day off right with a fast-paced, early morning deep-water exercise class at the Swim and Fitness Center. This no-impact, high-energy workout tones your muscles while improving endurance with an emphasis on cardiovascular training. Includes abdominal and barbell work. Equipment is provided. $66/$80 $66/$80

Aqua Boot Camp

This fast-paced class helps you reach your fitness goals now! The exercises are performed in deep water, and regardless of your age, size, fitness or swim level, you can achieve noticeable results. Great for those whose schedules allow just one day a week to attend or as a challenging addition to some of our other programs.

Age: 16+ 11866 M 1/6-4/13 10:15-11 AM 11867 W 1/8-4/15 10:15-11 AM 11868 F 1/10-4/17 10:15-11 AM

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This low-impact, high-intensity swim program is designed to improve flexibility, range of motion, strength, muscle tone, posture and cardiovascular endurance, all while burning calories. Exercises are performed in chest-deep water to music. Styrofoam barbells and/or pool noodles may be used and are provided. Age: 16+ 11856 M 1/6-4/13 8:30-9:15 AM 11857 M 1/6-4/13 9:20-10:05 AM 11860 Tu 1/7-4/14 8:30-9:15 AM 11861 Tu 1/7-4/14 9:20-10:05 AM 11862 W 1/8-4/15 8:30-9:15 AM 11863 W 1/8-4/15 9:20-10:05 AM 11858 Th 1/9-4/16 8:30-9:15 AM 11859 Th 1/9-4/16 9:20-10:05 AM 11864 F 1/10-4/17 8:30-9:15 AM 12116 F 1/10-4/17 9:20-10:05 AM

$66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80

$66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80

Deep Water Running and Conditioning

This program emphasizes cardiovascular strength and endurance, as well as flexibility, range of motion and core strength. Classes are held in the deep water and participants use flotation belts. No swimming skills are necessary. Program benefits runners and other active exercisers who are looking for a challenging workout. Age: 16+ 11855 Tu 1/7-4/14 11854 Th 1/9-4/16

Aqua Blast

Age: 16+ 11870 Tu 1/7-4/14 6:35-7:20 AM 11869 Th 1/9-4/16 6:35-7:20 AM

Aqua Fitness

10:10-10:55 AM 10:10-10:55 AM

$66/$80 $66/$80

Deep Water Workout

Enjoy this swim class taught in the deep end of the South Pool. Ideal for participants who need a no-impact workout. Strengthen your core muscles and get an excellent workout without adding any stress to knee or hip joints. Floatation belts are used.

Age: 16+ 11877 M 1/6-4/13 9:15-10 AM 11878 Tu 1/7-4/14 7:40-8:25 PM 11879 W 1/8-4/15 9:15-10 AM 11876 Th 1/9-4/16 7:40-8:25 PM 11880 F 1/10-4/17 9:15-10 AM

$66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80

H2O Walking

Did you know 30 minutes of water walking equals two hours of walking on land? This swim class is perfect for weight loss or general fitness and is more challenging than you think. Non-swimmers and beginners welcome.  Taught in shallow-to chest-deep water.  Music is used.

Age: 16+ 11871 M 1/6-4/13 11872 Tu 1/7-4/14 11874 W 1/8-4/15 11873 Th 1/9-4/16 11875 F 1/10-4/17

9:20-10:05 AM 7:40-8:25 PM 9:20-10:05 AM 7:40-8:25 PM 9:20-10:05 AM

$66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80 $66/$80


Aquatics Rockville Master’s Swimming

This program is designed for swimmers who are competing in the Master’s Program of U.S. Swimming, Inc. Those participating in the RMSC group are not required to attach to RMSC for team purposes. Enjoy a structured workout with a professional coach. Participants are expected to have attained a reasonable level of proficiency in at least two of four competitive strokes. Choose to attend once, twice or three times a week. Please note: some sessions meet in our outdoor fitness pool. Age: 16+ 12022 M, W, F 12015 W, F 11992 W

1/6-4/17 1/8-4/17 1/8-4/15

6:30-7:30 AM 6:30-7:30 AM 6:30-7:30 AM

$189/$231 $140/$168 $80/$96

Swim 4 Fitness

Learn to swim farther without getting tired. The goal is to swim 1 mile in 45 minutes without fatigue, using different strokes. Freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke are emphasized. Students must be able to swim 100 yards without stopping. Equipment needed: fins, hand paddles and pull buoys. Age: 14+ 11980 Tu 11978 Tu 11981 Th 11979 Th

1/7-4/14 1/7-4/14 1/9-4/16 1/9-4/16

11:05-11:50 AM 9:15-10 PM 11:05-11:50 AM 9:15-10 PM

$72/$88 $72/$88 $72/$88 $72/$88

Triathlete Swim Endurance

This class is designed for athletes preparing for Olympic to Ironman distance races or open-water swims. These are coached, structured workouts, where swim-specific fitness, effective technique and proper pacing are emphasized. Race management and open-water swim skills (drafting/ close-contact, pack swimming) are discussed and practiced. Participants should be capable of swimming 200 yards of continuous freestyle.

Age: 14+ 12009 Su 1/5-2/16 12010 Su 3/1-4/19

7-8:30 PM 7-8:30 PM

$95/$107 $93/$105

Triathlon Swim Skills

Senior Swim 60-Plus Water Aerobics

Need some exercise? This class is taught in the shallow end of the pool and is designed to emphasize stretching and toning. Workout while listening to popular oldies music. No need to swim or even get your hair wet! Some swim equipment used.

Age: 60+ 11651 Tu 11652 Th

1/7-4/14 1/9-4/16

2:05-2:50 PM 2:05-2:50 PM

$31/$40 $31/$40

Senior Aquacize — Advanced

This swim course is similar to Beginner Senior Aquacize, only faster paced. Age: 60+ 11653 M 1/6-4/13 11654 W 1/8-4/15 11655 F 1/10-4/17

11:05-11:50 AM 11:05-11:50 AM 11:05-11:50 AM

$31/$40 $31/$40 $31/$40

Senior Aquacize — Beginner

Seniors benefit from exercising in the water. Ease yourself into the water and get a gentle workout. Join others in this low-impact environment where the water provides gentle resistance to joints and muscles. Swimming skills not required. Age: 60+ 11647 M 1/6-4/13 11648 W 1/8-4/15 11649 F 1/10-4/17

10:10-10:55 AM 10:10-10:55 AM 10:10-10:55 AM

$31/$40 $31/$40 $31/$40

Senior Water Exercise

Stop those aches and pains. Enjoy a program designed to rejuvenate, recondition and strengthen tired, aching bodies. The natural resistance provided by the water is the ideal environment for a gentle, yet dynamic approach to a healthy body. Perfect for anyone looking for a mid-day boost. Swimming skills not required.

Age: 60+ 11645 M 1/6-4/13 11646 W 1/8-4/15

2:35-3:20 PM 2:35-3:20 PM

$31/$40 $31/$40

This class is designed to help develop a more effective and efficient freestyle stroke and to prepare the athlete for open water/triathlon swimming. Drills and workouts focus on stroke technique, stroke awareness, effective pacing, speed and endurance, as well as open-water/triathlon-specific skills, including sighting, drafting, passing and managing turns at buoys, and strategies for race starts, open-water conditions and close-contact swimming. Participants should be capable of swimming 100 meters of continuous freestyle. Age: 14+ 11718 Su 1/5-2/16 11719 Su 3/1-4/19

8:05-8:55 AM 8:05-8:55 AM

$64/$72 $64/$72

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Aquatics

Special Swim

Lifeguard Training Review

Aquatic Doctor’s Orders

The doctors have spoken. Now practice what they preach. Water provides a stress-free environment that enables you to continue therapy and rehabilitation. Learn additional swim skills in this modified exercise program. Tailored to individual needs. Age: 18+ 11982 Tu 1/7-4/14 11983 Th 1/9-4/16

10:10-10:55 AM 10:10-10:55 AM

$73/$92 $73/$92

Twinges in Your Hinges

Designed for, but not limited to, those suffering from arthritis and other related ailments. This low-impact class is geared toward increasing muscle strength, flexibility, range of motion, endurance and balance. Pain reduction and improved cardiovascular fitness are also emphasized. Swimming skills not required.  Age: 18+ 11984 M 1/6-4/13 11985 W 1/8-4/15

9:15-10:15 AM 9:15-10:15 AM

$73/$92 $73/$92

Certification and Training Lifeguard Training

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training course will prepare students for certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR/ AED for the Professional Rescuer, and First Aid. Students must be 15 years old by the last day of the course and pass a pre-screen test (300-yard continuous swim with rhythmic breathing using front crawl or breast stroke, 10-pound brick retrieval within one minute, 40 seconds and tread water using legs only for two minutes) on the first day of the session in order to continue participation in class. If a student does not pass the pre-screen, a course fee refund, minus $15 administrative fee will be issued. Class sessions will be held at the Rockville Swim and Fitness Center (355 Martins Lane).  A detailed course schedule/syllabus will be provided on the first day of class. Students MUST attend all class sessions as scheduled. Age: 15+ 12018 F-Sa 12017 Th 12019 F-Sa 12020 Sa-F 12021 F-Su

2/21-3/7 3/12-5/7 3/20-4/4 4/4-4/10 4/24-5/3

Times vary 7-10:30 PM 6-10 PM 9 AM-4 PM 6-10 PM

$195 $195 $195 $195 $195

The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Review Course is for currently certified American Red Cross Lifeguards in looking to renew their certification. Upon successful completion of the course, certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer and First Aid will be issued for a two-year period. Students should bring documentation of their current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training certification, and CPR mask to the first class meeting. Students must be 15 years old by the last day of the course and pass a pre-screen test (300-yard continuous swim with rhythmic breathing, using front crawl or breast stroke, 10-pound brick retrieval within one minute, 40 seconds and tread water using legs only for two minutes) on the first day of the session in order to continue participation in class. If a student does not pass the pre-screen, a course fee refund, minus $15 administrative fee will be issued. Class sessions will be held at the Rockville Swim and Fitness Center (355 Martins Lane). Students MUST attend all class sessions as scheduled.

Age: 15+ 12011 Sa-Su 12012 F-Sa 12013 Sa-Su 12014 F-Sa

2/15-2/16 3/14-3/15 4/18-4/19 5/9-5/10

3-10:30 PM 3-10:30 PM 3-10:30 PM 3-10:30 PM

$125 $125 $125 $125

RSFC IS NOW HIRING! Lifeguards • Swim Instructors Front Desk Attendants Water and Land Fitness Instructors Apply online at www.rockvillemd.gov/careers For additional information, call 240-314-8750 or visit www.rockvillemd.gov/swimcenter

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It’s Party Time! Theme Parties

Croydon Creek Nature Center www.rockvillemd.gov/croydoncreek • 240-314-8770

Gymnasiums

Lincoln Park Community Center www.rockvillemd.gov/lpcc • 240-314-8780 Thomas Farm Community Center www.rockvillemd.gov/thomasfarm • 240-314-8840 Twinbrook Community Recreation Center www.rockvillemd.gov/twinbrook • 240-314-8830

Outdoor Rentals

Lincoln Park Community Center (Isreal Park) April 15-Sept. 30 www.rockvillemd.gov/lpcc • 240-314-8780 Thomas Farm Community Center (Fallsgrove Park) April 15-Sept. 30 www.rockvillemd.gov/thomasfarm • 240-314-8840 Rockville Park Picnic Areas www.rockvillemd.gov/parksandfacilities 240-314-8660

Multi-Purpose Rooms Croydon Creek Nature Center www.rockvillemd.gov/croydoncreek 240-314-8770 Elwood Smith Community Center www.rockvillemd.gov/parksandfacilities 240-314-8660 Lincoln Park Community Center www.rockvillemd.gov/lpcc 240-314-8780 Pump House Community Center www.rockvillemd.gov/parksandfacilities 240-314-8660 Rockville Senior Center www.rockvillemd.gov/seniorcenter 240-314-8800 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center www.rockvillemd.gov/swimcenter 240-314-8750 Thomas Farm Community Center www.rockvillemd.gov/thomasfarm 240-314-8840 Twinbrook Community Recreation Center www.rockvillemd.gov/twinbrook 240-314-8830

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TOT S AN D PR E SC HOO LE R S Arts, Dance and Enrichment Abrakadoodle - Art Explorers

What art can you find outside? From mighty woodlands to tiny pollinators, the great outdoors provides a wonderful canvas for our artistic creations! Outdoor explorations will inspire creative art projects each class while helping participants develop a better understanding of natural environments. Note: $24 material fee due to instructor at first class. Age: 2-5 Session 1 12165 Tu, Th 1/28-2/18 10-11:15 AM Session 2 12166 Tu, Th 2/25-3/17 10-11:15 AM Twinbrook CRC/Abrakadoodle Staff

$115/$125 $115/$125

Abrakadoodle - Twoosy Doodlers (Adult/Child) Messy, Splashy and Fun!

Messy artists create splashy, fun art! Observe scientific reactions, explore printing, smashing and mixing materials, experiment with splattering paint, squishing mud, building sculptures and much more! Note: $24 material fee due to instructor at first class. Age: 1yr 8m-3yr 6m 12140 Th 1/23-3/12 10-10:45 AM Thomas Farm CC/Abrakadoodle Staff

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$115/$125

Pommies - Cheer Madness

Dance to fun music and learn cheers, chants and simple routines. Improve flexibility with basic gymnastics exercises and build self-confidence through team games.  Age: 3-5 12162 F 1/24-2/28 10-10:45 AM Thomas Farm CC/Cheer Madness Staff 12161 Sa 1/25-2/29 10-10:45 AM Lincoln Park CC/Cheer Madness Staff

$99/$109 $99/$109

Little Fingers Music (Adult/Child)

Instill a love of music in a fun and relaxing environment. Students are introduced to the guitar or piano, musical symbols and play songs through group learning experiences. Program includes free instrument rental and materials intended for at-home practice. Instruments must be returned at the last scheduled class of the session. Guitar Age: 3-5 12143 Sa 1/25-2/29 9:30-10 AM $120/$130 Piano Age: 2-5 12142 Sa 1/25-2/29 10:15-10:45 AM $120/$130 NEW! Drums Age: 3-5 12224 Sa 1/25-2/29 11-11:30 AM $120/$130 Twinbrook CRC Annex/Learn Now Music Staff


Tots and Preschoolers Music Together (Adult/Child)

Nurture your child’s natural enthusiasm for music and movement through singing, dancing, chanting and instrument play. Fee includes two “Music Together” CDs, an illustrated songbook and parent-education materials. Cost of materials is non-refundable. Siblings under 10 months may attend for free (no registration necessary). Adult participation required. The fee for siblings 10 months and older is $120 for 10 sessions and $105 for eight sessions. Age: 1m-5yr 10 sessions 12147 W 1/8-3/11 12148 W 1/8-3/11 Thomas Farm CC/ Liddle 8 sessions 12145 M 1/13-3/16 12146 M 1/13-3/16 Kicks Karate/Winkler

10:30-11:15 AM $198/$220 9:30-10:15 AM $198/$220 10-10:45 AM 11-11:45 AM

$168/$185 $168/$185

Pre-Ballet

Introduce your child to dance, movement and basic ballet techniques. Rhythm, coordination and fun are emphasized. Ballet shoes, loose-fitting clothing or leotards and tights are recommended but not required. Ballet barres are provided at Rockcrest Ballet Center. Age: 3-4 11443 Sa 1/25-3/7 11444 Sa 1/25-3/7 Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson Age: 3-5 11453 W 1/29-3/4 11454 W 1/29-3/4 Rockcrest Ballet Center/Tennant Age: 3-4 11449 Sa 2/1-3/7 11450 Sa 2/1-3/7 Thomas Farm CC/Langdon Age: 3-4 11451 Sa 2/1-3/7 Twinbrook CRC/Tennant Age: 4-5 11452 Sa 2/1-3/7 Twinbrook CRC/Tennant

10-10:30 AM 10:30-11 AM

$50/$60 $50/$60

10-10:45 AM 11-11:45 AM

$62/$72 $62/$72

10-10:45 AM 11-11:45 AM

$62/$72 $62/$72

10-10:45 AM

$62/$72

11-11:45 AM

$62/$72

TI M E F O R TODDLERS Monday Morning Moms

Mondays, 10 a.m.-noon Twinbrook Community Recreation Center Parents and preschoolers enjoy play equipment. 240-314-8830

Tiny Tots Drop-In

Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-noon Thomas Farm Community Center Parents and preschoolers enjoy play equipment in the gym. 240-314-8840

Toddler Time

Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon Lincoln Park Community Center Parents and preschoolers enjoy play equipment in the gym. 240-314-8780 Community center tot programs require either a membership or day pass for the accompanying adult.

Nature Tots

Select Thursdays and Saturdays 10-11:30 a.m. Croydon Creek Nature Center Nature-based activities. (Preregistration required.) 240-314-8770

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Tots and Preschoolers

Martial Arts

Sports - Instructional

Kicks Karate - Little Ninjas

Basketball Skills - Tiny Tykes

A fun class designed for children to learn the basic skills of karate. Teachers focus on developing concentration, selfcontrol and confidence. Small class sizes and a professional environment ensures a positive experience. Fee includes belt and an official Kicks Karate uniform for first-time students. Sign up for two classes and save $29. Age: 3yr 6m-6 12157 M 1/27-2/24 12158 Tu 1/21-2/18 12159 W 1/22-2/19 12160 Th 1/23-2/20 12155 Sa 1/25-2/22 12156 Su 1/26-2/23 Kicks Karate/Staff

5:45-6:20 PM 4:45-5:20 PM 6:05-6:40 PM 5:15-5:50 PM 8:55-9:30 AM 9:30-10:05 AM

$85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95 $85/$95

Zen Budo Martial Arts - Little Dragons

Enjoy a fun introduction to martial arts that blends training exercises with exciting activities, obstacle courses, and tumbling on the mat. Students learn the rudiments of punching, kicking and kata practice, and behavioral skills such as listening, self-control and leadership. A $30 uniform fee is due at the second class. Payment installments available. Age: 4-5 12184 W 1/15-3/25 6:30-7:20 PM Elwood Smith Park/Zen Budo Staff

$150/$170

Little Hearts Valentines

Calling all little hearts with lots of love! Join us for our fun filled Valentine’s event. Little hearts will enjoy the morning exploring different hands on stations such as cookie and card decorating, while enjoying other activities. A small snack will be provided. Adult assistance and preregistration are required. Age: 2-6

10-10:45 AM

$85/$95

Coach Doug Basketball

Kick off your child’s sports experience the Coach Doug way. Learn fundamental basketball skills, rules and playing strategies in a fun and friendly environment with emphasis on building technique and self confidence. No adult participation required. Age: 3-6 12138 Su 1/26-3/22 Twinbrook CRC/Coach Doug

11-11:45 AM

$95/$105

Coach Doug Wee Wanna Be (Adult/Child)

Which sports players do your kids pretend to be? This class builds self-esteem and confidence as children are taught sports through supervised, non-competitive play sessions. Children participate at their own pace. Sports change each season. Adult participation required. 10:15-11 AM

$95/$105

First Kicks Soccer

This program offers an introduction to the world’s most popular sport through fantasy-based games and fun activities. The program is designed to introduce the sport of soccer as well as capture the imagination and develop age-appropriate motor and creativity skills.

10-11:30 AM

$12/$15

Age: 3-4 12230 Sa 2/8-4/11 9-10 AM $200/$210 Sofive Soccer Center/Staff

10-11:30 AM

$12/$15

Little Tennis Aces

10-11:30 AM

$12/$15

NEW! Tiny Tots Celebrations

Tiny tots celebrate at Thomas Farm Community Center with themed crafts, snacks, sensory activities and more! Get ready to hang out with friends, dance, play and enjoy childsized gym equipment during these station-based programs. Preregistration and adult participation are required.  Age: 2-6 Happy New Year! 12047 Tu 1/14 Thomas Farm CC St. Patrick’s Day 12048 Tu 3/17 Thomas Farm CC

Age: 4-5 12128 Sa 1/25-3/7 Thomas Farm CC/Hawkins

Age: 2-5 12137 Su 1/26-3/22 Twinbrook CRC/Coach Doug

Special Events

Twinbrook CRC 12106 M 2/10 Thomas Farm CC 12107 Tu 2/11 Lincoln Park CC 12104 W 2/12

Learn the sport of basketball in a fun and encouraging environment. Skills such as dribbling, passing and shooting are introduced through games and activities. Teamwork and sportsmanship are emphasized.

10-11:30 AM

$12/$15

10-11:30 AM

$12/$15

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Learn to play tennis with your youngster using smaller nets and larger, softer balls. A variety of age-appropriate activities will be used to develop the child’s skills for tennis. Have fun and participate with your child at the same time! Rackets are provided. Adult participation required. Age: 4-5 12084 Sa 1/25-2/15 12233 Sa 2/29-3/21 Thomas Farm CC/Z.Yargici

9-9:45 AM 9-9:45 PM

$59/$69 $59/$69


Tots and Preschoolers

with Santa

Celebrate the Holidays at Thomas Farm Community Center

SATURDAY, DEC. 7 • 2-4 P.M. Visit with Santa. Enjoy holiday crafts and cookie decorating. Write a letter to Santa and more. All ages. Space is limited, preregistration strongly suggested. Register for course #10490. $8R/$10NR. $10 per person at the door for ages 2+.

Soccer Skills - Junior

Practice soccer fundamentals and develop better skills. Dribbling, passing, trapping and shooting are covered, as well as basic concepts for strategy and teamwork. Scrimmages will be introduced based on skill level of participants. Classes held indoors.

Age: 4-5 12129 W 1/22-2/26 Thomas Farm CC/Coach Curtis

5-5:45 PM

$85/$95

Tiny Hoopers

Time to get those tiny feet moving on the basketball court. Learn the basics of basketball, like dribbling, catching and passing. Toddler-sized basketballs are used for this class. Bring a bottle of water. Basketballs are provided. Age: 4-6 12103 Tu 2/4-3/10 Lincoln Park CC/Dawkins

5:30-6:15 PM

$55/$65

Montrose Discovery Preschool 451 Congressional Lane

Licensed childcare Half-Day (9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.) and All-Day (8 a.m.-6 p.m.) Options Ages 3-5 Email childcare@rockvillemd.gov to schedule a tour.

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C H I LDR E N Martial Arts

Kicks Karate - Children

Zen Budo Martial Arts - After School

This afterschool martial arts program combines traditional karate training with meditation, bullying prevention tactics and self-defense. Students test for belt advancement as skills are mastered. Time for snacks and homework is incorporated in the after school class. $30 uniform fee is due at the first class. Age: 6-11 12164 W 1/15-3/25 3:30-5:30 PM Elwood Smith Park/Zen Budo Staff

$150/$170

Fencing - Youth Beginner

Designed to expose children to the Olympic sport of fencing, this class emphasizes safety and proper technique. Equipment is provided. Participants need to wear comfortable clothes and a fencing glove (or garden/golf glove). Flexible swords are used. Age: 7-9 12099 Th 1/16-3/5 12096 Sa 1/18-3/7 Age: 10-13 12097 Th 1/16-3/5 12098 Sa 1/18-3/7 Rockville Fencing Academy/Staff

6:15-7:15 PM 11 AM-12 PM

$128/$140 $128/$140

7:20-8:40 PM 12:20-1:40 PM

$128/$140 $128/$140

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A fun class designed for children to learn the basic skills of karate. Teachers focus on developing concentration, selfcontrol and confidence. Small class sizes and a professional environment ensures a positive experience. Fee includes belt and an official Kicks Karate uniform for first-time students. Fee includes two classes per week. Age: 7-12 Pick any two days. $129/$139 12174 Tu 1/21-2/18 5:55-6:40 PM 12175 W 1/22-2/19 6:40-7:25 PM 12176 Th 1/23-2/20 7:15-8 PM 12177 F 1/24-2/21 4:50-5:35 PM 12173 Sa 1/25-2/22 12:25-1:10 PM Kicks Karate/Staff

Zen Budo Martial Arts - Children

Learn the basics of self-protection through Goshin-Jutsu. Reaction and partner work is used to practice grappling, take-downs and sparring techniques. Leadership, self-control, mindfulness and strategic decision-making are promoted. $30 uniform fee for Phoenix Path particiants. Dragon Path participants receive a free uniform. Payment installments available. Age: 6-11 Dragon Path - Three Days Per Week 12186 M, W, Th 1/13-3/26 6:30-7:20 PM Phoenix Path - One Day Per Week 12181 M 1/13-3/23 6:30-7:20 PM 12182 W 1/15-3/25 6:30-7:20 PM 12183 Th 1/16-3/26 6:30-7:20 PM Elwood Smith Park/Zen Budo Staff

$230/$240 $150/$170 $150/$170 $150/$170


Children

Arts, Dance and Enrichment Ballet for Children

Learn the art of ballet through an elementary but professional approach. Register for the appropriate level, which may be changed at the discretion of the instructor. Solid-color leotard and ballet shoes recommended. Children should remain in Beginner for two years. Participants who register for two or more classes are eligible for a $5 discount for one class. See the “Teen” section for more classes.  

Young Beginner Age: 5-7 11417 Th 1/16-5/21 4:45-5:45 PM Thomas Farm CC/Simpson 11415 Sa 1/25-5/23 11 AM-12 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson Beginner Age: 6-13 11419 F 1/17-5/22 5:45-6:45 PM 11416 Sa 1/25-5/23 12:15-1:15 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson Age: 6-13 11512 M 1/27-5/18 2:30-3:30 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Tennant Advanced Beginner Age: 8+ 11418 F 1/17-5/22 4:45-5:45 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson Intermediate I Age: 8+ 11413 M 1/13-5/18 4:45-5:45 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Chongpinitchai Intermediate II Age: 9+ 11421 W 1/15-5/27 4:45-5:45 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson

$185/$195 $155/$165

$185/$195 $155/$165 $132/$142

$185/$195

$155/$165

DA N C E I N TH E ANNUAL STUDENT PERFORMANCE

$195/$205

Children, teens and beginner adults registered for ballet classes are eligible to participate in the Annual Student Performance. Pre-Ballet registrants not included. Fee includes one costume and admission for family and friends. Required rehearsals will be on Thursday, May 29 and Friday, May 30 starting at 5:30 p.m. All parents of participants are required to attend one of the parent meetings scheduled for March 4 and March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Social Hall at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Registration deadline is March 27. Students who are requested to wear more than one costume should register for the extra costume fee. Age: 5+ 11398 Sa 11397

5/30 12-3 PM Extra costume fee

$60/$70 $10

F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre & Social Hall Simpson/Chongpinitchai

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Before and Afterschool Enrichment

Clubhouse

Early Birds

This morning program offers children a safe, fun environment with computer lab, crafts, organized games and other enrichment activities. Transportation is provided to Meadow Hall and Twinbrook elementaries. Program does not meet on MCPS non-school days. Optional daily drop-in is available for a $10 daily fee. Grade: K-5 12044 M-F 11/25-1/3 12045 M-F 1/6-2/14 12046 M-F 2/17-3/27 Twinbrook CRC Annex

7-9:30 AM 7-9:30 AM 7-9:30 AM

$130/$140 $130/$140 $130/$140

Afterschool Adventure

This program provides children with a safe and fun environment. Computer lab, crafts, organized games and other enrichment activities are offered. Transportation is provided from Meadow Hall and Twinbrook elementaries. Program operates when school is in session and does meet on early release days. Grade: K-5 12041 M-F 11/25-1/3 12042 M-F 1/6-2/14 12043 M-F 2/17-3/27 Twinbrook CRC Annex

3-6:30 PM 3-6:30 PM 3-6:30 PM

$160/$180 $160/$180 $160/$180

Beyond the Bell Afterschool Club

Enjoy time beyond the bell at Thomas Farm’s new afterschool club! Engage in enrichment activities, organized games and crafts. Homework help and a healthy snack are provided daily. Bus transportation from Ritchie Park Elementary is provided. Program operates when school is in session and on early release days. The program does not operate on no school days. Grade: K-5  10360 M-F 11/25-1/3 11505 M-F 1/6-2/14 11506 M-F 2/17-3/27 11507 M-F 3/30-5/8 11508 M-F 5/11-6/15 Thomas Farm CC

3:30-6:30 PM 3:30-6:30 PM 3:30-6:30 PM 3:30-6:30 PM 3:30-6:30 PM

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$160/$180 $160/$180 $160/$180 $160/$180 $160/$180

Children spend time learning, creating and exploring during this drop-in, afterschool program. Homework time, snacks, crafts and games are scheduled daily. Clubhouse is not held on MCPS non-school days but is open on half days. All children must be picked up by 6:30 p.m. Extra charges apply for late pick ups. MCPS bus transportation is provided from Maryvale (at Northlake), College Gardens, and Beall elementaries to Lincoln Park Community Center (afternoon drop-off only). All other local schools students are transported by MCPS request. Grade: K-5 Session IV 10241 M-F 1/6-2/14 Session V 10242 M-F 2/17-3/27 Lincoln Park CC

3:30-6:30 PM

$125/$145

3:30-6:30 PM

$125/$145

Twinbrook Afterschool Club

Join us after school for activities that focus on recreation, fitness and fun. Homework help is included and a healthy snack is provided daily. The Club will meet on MCPS early release days but will not be held on non-school days. Come join the fun! Age: 5-12 12121 M-F 1/6-2/14 12122 M-F 2/17-3/27 12123 M-F 3/30-5/8 12124 M-F 5/11-6/15 Twinbrook Elementary School

3:40-6:30 PM 3:40-6:30 PM 3:40-6:30 PM 3:40-6:30 PM

$160/$180 $160/$180 $160/$180 $160/$180

School Break Programs Adventure Day

Join Thomas Farm Community Center for an adventure on your day off school! Each program will consist of an offsite field trip and time spent enjoying games and activities at the community center. An email with additional information regarding the trip will be sent to participants prior to the program. Age: 6-11 12023 F 12/27 12024 M 12/30 12025 M 1/20 12026 M 1/27 12027 M 2/17 Thomas Farm CC

9 AM-3 PM 9 AM-3 PM 9 AM-3 PM 9 AM-3 PM 9 AM-3 PM

$30/$35 $30/$35 $30/$35 $30/$35 $30/$35


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SU MM ER Special Events Pancakes & Pajamas Movie Night

Do you love pancakes? Do you love pancakes in your pajamas? Do you love pancakes in your pajamas while watching a movie? Well, so do we! We’re having a pajama movie night with pancakes. Come and join the fun. Must preregister. Age: All Ages 12198 F 1/17 7-9 PM $7/$10 Lincoln Park CC

Parents Night Out

It’s exactly what it sounds like, a night for parents to REJUVENATE! Drop off your kids for a night of fun activities. The kids will be given dinner (pizza; food restrictions will be happily accommodated).

Age: 5-12 11203 F 12/6 7-9 PM $15/$20 Twinbrook CRC Annex

Superhero Party

Calling all superheroes: Report to Thomas Farm Community Center dressed as your favorite heroic character and show off your extraordinary talents! Meet some real-life superheroes while enjoying games, crafts, face painting and a moon bounce. Preregistration fees are $8R/$10NR and the fee at the door is $10 per person. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. All participants must register. Age: 2+ 12028 Sa 3/21 2-4 PM $8/$10 Thomas Farm CC

CAMP GU I DE Look for our guide in mid-January at the following locations: • www.rockvillemd.gov/recreation • Rockville Community and Recreation Centers • Rockville Swim and Fitness Center • Rockville City Hall • Rockville and Twinbrook Libraries • Your Child’s Backpack (Sent home via Rockville schools)

R E G I S T R AT I O N D A T E Tuesday, Jan. 21, 8:30 a.m.

Resident and nonresident registration begins

V I S I T O U R B O OT H Jan. 26 • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Montgomery County Camp and Summer Fun Expo at the Hilton Hotel Rockville, 1750 Rockville Pike

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Sports - Instructional Basketball Skills and Development

Increase confidence as you gain fundamental basketball skills. Learn proper techniques, rules of the game and ball control. Execute a variety of drills and experience game-like situations. Age: 10-12 12132 Th 1/23-3/12 Age: 8-9 12131 Th 1/23-3/12 Age: 13+ 12130 Th 1/23-3/12 Thomas Farm CC/Jordan

4:30-5:25 PM

$89/$99

5:30-6:25 PM

$89/$99

6:30-7:25 PM

$89/$99

Basketball Skills Junior

Learn the sport of basketball in fun and encouraging environment. Skills such as dribbling, passing and shooting are introduced through games and activities. Teamwork and sportsmanship are emphasized. Age: 6-8 12126 Sa 1/25-3/7 Thomas Farm CC/Hawkins

Fitness Kids Fit Yoga

Did you know that in addition to improving strength, flexibility and body awareness, yoga can help increase focus and concentration? This class introduces a combination of partner and group games, fitness challenges and yoga. Age: 8-12 11993 Sa 1/4-2/15 10:20-11:05 AM $86/$103 11994 Sa 2/29-4/18 10:20-11:05 AM $86/$103 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

Signature Poms - Cheer Madness

Learn conditioning exercises to improve jumps, motions, cheers and dances without competitive pressures. Exercises are designed to improve flexibility, strength and build endurance. Learn beginner stunting techniques, safety regulations and the importance of confidence and working as a team. New cheers and chants are introduced each week. Age: 6-11 12163 Tu 1/28-3/3 6-6:50 PM Thomas Farm CC/Cheer Madness Staff

$99/$109

Zumba Fit - Kids

In this fun, educational class, participants do a 15-20-minute kid-friendly warm up, then learn about the countries and cultures that inspired the dances presented. Each week, we’ll visit a different country on the map to learn fun facts and each county’s native dance. Participants will also play a game that combines what they learned with a fun activity. Class concludes with a cool down and the kids decorate their passports to record their journey. Age: 7-12 11686 Sa 1/4-2/15 12-12:45 PM 11714 Sa 2/29-4/18 12-12:50 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center

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$56/$67 $56/$67

11-11:45 AM

$85/$95

Make It Happen Basketball

This basketball program features techniques and drills that will turn you into a complete player. Learn the fundamentals and increase your speed and footwork with special speed and agility training. Program is taught by an instructor who played overseas with and against some of the NBA’s finest players, and who currently plays for a semi-professional basketball team. Bring water and wear comfortable shoes. Basketballs are provided. Age: 8-11 12108 M 2/3-3/9 6:30-7:30 PM Lincoln Park CC/Anthony Williams Sr

$55/$65

Parkour Gymnastics

Roll, jump, climb and flip just like a ninja warrior. Use balance, agility and vaulting skills to master various obstacle courses as you are introduced to elements of parkour. Safe and proper gymnastic techniques are emphasized. No previous experience necessary. Age: 7-10 12135 M 1/27-3/9 5-6 PM $95/$105 12136 M 1/27-3/9 6:15-7:15 PM $95/$105 Xtreme Acro and Cheer/Staff

Soccer Skills

Practice soccer fundamentals and develop better skills. Dribbling, passing, trapping and shooting are covered, as well as basic concepts for strategy and teamwork. Scrimmages will be introduced based on skill level of participants. Classes held indoors. Age: 6-8 12127 W 1/22-2/26 Thomas Farm CC/Coach Curtis

5:45-6:30 PM

$85/$95


Children Super Strikes Soccer

This program offers an introduction to the world’s most popular sport through fantasy-based games and fun activities. The program is designed to introduce the sport of soccer, as well as capture the imagination and develop ageappropriate motor and creativity skills. Age: 5-6 12232 Sa 2/8-4/11 Sofive Soccer Center/Staff

10-11 AM

$200/$210

Tennis - 10 and Under

Using kid-sized rackets, lower nets, softer balls and smaller courts, players learn tennis easily and quickly in a childfriendly environment. Children are taught through a variety of racket and ball activities, and enjoyable tennis games. Junior rackets are provided. Age: 5-7 12066 Su 1/26-2/16 12068 Su 3/1-3/22 Age: 8-10 12067 Su 1/26-2/16 12073 Su 3/1-3/22 Lincoln Park CC/M.Yargici

10:45-11:30 AM 10:45-11:30 AM

$50/$60 $50/$60

11:35 AM-12:25 PM 11:35 AM-12:25 PM

$50/$60 $50/$60

Tennis Skills and Drills

Develop and improve fundamental skills including use of proper grip, racket preparation and swing path. Participate in a variety of fun tennis drills and games that will keep you moving. Bring a racket and water bottle.

Age: 11-13 12072 Su 1/26-2/16 12:30-1:20 PM 12081 Su 3/1-3/22 12:30-1:20 PM Lincoln Park CC/M.Yargici

$50/$60 $50/$60

Tumbling and Tramp

Students learn a variety of tumbling skills from forward rolls to back handsprings, and progress to more difficult moves as skills are mastered. Trampoline skills, including proper jumping and landing, seat drops, straddle and tuck jumps, are also taught. Age: 4-6 12133 F 1/24-2/28 5-6 PM $95/$105 Age: 7-12 12134 F 1/24-2/28 6:15-7:15 PM $95/$105 Xtreme Acro and Cheer/Staff

Worried about the weather? Call the Rec Line at 240-314-5023. Select #1 for class status.

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Sports Leagues Co-Ed Spring Soccer Leagues

Pass your way down the field and into our youth spring soccer leagues! Your child will have a safe and beneficial soccer experience with emphasis on skill development and fun. Coaches will inform participants about practice and game times and locations. There will be one practice during the week, starting the week of 3/30. Games begin 4/19. Times and locations are tentative and subject to change. Early bird registration: register by 3/2 and save $10. Registration deadline is 3/6. No games on 5/24. Cost: Early bird by 3/2, fee $60R/$70NR. After 3/2 fee is $70R/$80NR Ankle Biters - Pre K, course #12149, play 4 v 4 Tiny Kicks - Kindergarten, course #12150, play 4 v 4 Strikers - Grade 1, course #12151, play 5 v 5 Pee Wee - Grades 2-3, course #12152, play 7 v 7 Bantam - Grades 4-5, course #12191, play 7 v 7 Games: Sundays, 1-5 PM, 4/19- 5/31, 1 hour games Game Location: Mark Twain Athletic Park (Bantams play at Mattie J. T. Stepanek Park) Practice: - Weekday evenings (1 hour) 3/30-5/29.

Co-Ed T-Ball League

Swing your way into the game! Have fun while learning simplified T-Ball rules in a safety-conscious atmosphere. Participants hit from a T-Ball stand. One practice per week. Practices tentatively begin the week commencing 3/30 League play begins 4/18. Early bird registration: register by 3/2 and save $10. Registration deadline is 3/6. No games on 5/23.

Co-Ed Coach Pitch Baseball

Enjoy watching the big leagues? Experience the next step up from T-Ball with our Coach Pitch Baseball league! Participants learn skills and have fun in a non-competitive setting. This program is recommended before pitching machine leagues. One practice per week. Practices tentatively begin the week commencing 3/30. League play begins 4/18. Early bird registration: register by 3/2 and save $10. Registration deadline is 3/6. No games on 5/23. Cost: Early bird by 3/2, fee $60R/$70NR. After 3/2 fee is $70R/$80NR Coach Pitch Baseball: Ages 7-9, course # 12154 Games: Saturdays, 9 AM - 1 PM, 4/18-5/30, 1-hour games Practices: Weekday evenings (1-hour) 3/30-5/29. Game Location: Mark Twain Athletic Park

Co-Ed Track & Field

Run like an Olympian! Learn track and field skills through participation and competition. Practices begin the week of 3/16 through 5/26. Practices (one hour) are weekday evenings, two practices a week pre-season, and one practice after the start of the season. Conference meets begin 4/15. Participants must either live or attend a school within City of Rockville corporate limits. All dates are tentative and subject to change. Early bird registration: register by 3/2 and save $10. Registration deadline is 3/6. Cost: Early bird by 3/2, fee $67R/$77NR. After 3/2 fee is $77R/$87NR Divisions: Bantam - Grade: K-2, course #12187 Pee Wees - Grade: 3-4, course #12188

Cost: Early bird by 3/2, fee $60R/$70NR. After 3/2 fee is $70R/$80NR

Juniors - Grade: 5-6, course #12189

T-Ball: Ages 4-6, course # 12153

Regular season meets: Wednesdays, 5:45-8:30 PM, 4/15-5/20.

Games: Saturdays, 9 AM - 1 PM, 4/18-5/30, 1-hour games Practices: Weekday evenings (1-hour) 3/30-5/29. Game Location: Mark Twain Athletic Park

Call for Volunteer Youth Sports Coaches!

Interested in giving back to your community? We have the perfect opportunity for you. Volunteer to coach one of our youth sports leagues this spring:

Youth Soccer • T-ball • Coach Pitch • Track and Field For more information call 240-314-8620 or email sports@rockvillemd.gov Page 24 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620

Intermediate - Grade: K-2, course #12190

Conference meets: tentatively scheduled for 5/27 and 5/29, 5:45-8:30 PM. Meet Location: Rockville High School

Officials Needed!

Youth and Adult Leagues Weekday Evenings and Weekends Youth Soccer • Youth Basketball • Adult Softball • Adult Basketball • Adult Soccer For more information call 240-314-8620 or email sports@rockvillemd.gov


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RBBA

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL Hit it out of the park with the Rockville Baseball Association (RBBA) this spring! For more information and to register visit www.rbba.org.

In partnership with the City of Rockville, RBBA offers spring baseball and softball for the following divisions: Baseball:

Ron Diehl Instructional: 1st –2nd grade Buddy Kinder Rookie: 3rd grade PeeWee: 4th-5th grade Midget: 6th-7th grade Junior: 8th-9th grade Senior: 10th grade through 18 years old before 4/30/2019

Girls Softball:

8U: 1st-3rd grade 10U: 4th-5th grade 13U: 6th-8th grade

Worried about the weather?

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C ROY DO N C R E E K NATURE CENTER www.rockvillemd.gov/croydoncreek

240-314-8770 • naturecenter@rockvillemd.gov • 852 Avery Road, Rockville, MD 20851 Activities are held at Croydon Creek Nature Center. Registration is required and is available for programs up until the day of the event as space allows. Some programs fill quickly. There are no registration deadlines, unless otherwise stated.

Animal Origami

Learn the art of paper folding and more about the fascinating animals that inspired each design. Each participant will make several different animals. Age: 7-10 12218 Sa

2/8

10-11 AM

$6/$8

Critters & Cocoa

Come and warm up with a cup of cocoa and meet a few of the critters at Croydon Creek. Learn their stories and what they can tell us about their wild counterparts. Age: 2+ 12221 Sa

2/1

10-10:30 AM

$4/$6

First Day Hike

Start the New Year off on the right foot! Join a naturalist for a casual nature walk on our Heritage Trail (about 1 mile) on the first day of 2020. Bring water, appropriate footwear and be sure to dress for the weather. Age: 2+ 12219 W

1/1

10-11 AM

$4/$6

Growing Up Wild

Early childhood educators: join us for a fun-filled, practical workshop packed with hands-on, experiential nature activities for your classroom. Each participant will receive a Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature With Young Children curriculum guide correlated with NAEYC standards. Advance registration required. Cost covers program supplies. Age: 18+ 12200 M

1/27

9 AM-12 PM

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$15/$17

Little Acorns

Explore nature with your little ones through a variety of play-based activities. Time will be spent outdoors, weather permitting. Adult participation required. Spaces are limited. Advanced registration recommended. Age: 18-36 months Winter Adaptations 12201 W

2/5

10-11 AM

$7/$9

Ice and Snow 12202 Sa 2/15

10-11 AM

$7/$9

Nests and Burrows 12203 W 3/4

10-11 AM

$7/$9

Signs of Spring 12204 Sa 3/21

10-11 AM

$7/$9

Nature Lab

Explore nature inside and out with engaging hands-on and minds-on experiments and adventures. Time will be spent indoors and outdoors so dress for the weather. Age: 9-11 Snow Science 12205 Su 2/23 Teeth 12206 Su 3/29

3-4:30 PM

$8/$10

3-4:30 PM

$8/$10


Croydon Creek Nature Tots (Adult/Child)

Discover the wonders of nature with your child. Each session, a naturalist helps you delve into a different nature topic through nature play, crafts, stories and hikes. Dress for the weather. Adult participation required. Spaces are limited. Age: 2-5

Winter Wonders 12207 Th 1/30

10-11:30 AM

$8/$10

Woodpeckers 12208 Th 2/13

10-11:30 AM

$8/$10

Deer 12209 Sa

2/22

10-11:30 AM

$8/$10

Animal Homes 12210 Th 3/19

10-11:30 AM

$8/$10

Outdoor Science Club

Young scientists investigate a variety of science topics through hands-on activities and time spent exploring the forest preserve. Age: 6-8 Chilly Habitats 12215 Su 1/12

1:30-3 PM

$8/$10

Winter Survival 12216 Su 2/9

1:30-3 PM

$8/$10

Amphibians 12217 Su

1:30-3 PM

$8/$10

3/22

Scout Adventure Programs EARTH ROCKS Sunday, Feb. 2

ANIMAL HABITATS BADGE Sunday, March 1 2-4 p.m.

Naturalists will help you complete all of the necessary requirements. All materials provided; however, pins are not supplied by the Nature Center. Programs held rain or shine. Dress for the weather. Cost: $14 residents; $16 nonresidents. For additional information or to register, call 240-314-8771 or email ccnc@rockvillemd.gov.

PA RT Y ON T H E W IL D SIDE AT CROYDON CREEK NATURE CENTER Birthday Party Themes Classic Party (ages 3+; all year) Classic with Craft (ages 3+; all year) Feathers and Fur (ages 3+; all year) Tracks and Trails (ages 3+; all year) Meadow Mayhem (ages 4+; June-Sept) Creek Crawl (ages 7+; June-Sept) Geocaching Adventure (ages 8+; all year)

Party Planning Details

Birthday parties at Croydon Creek feature a fun-filled hour-long program led by a naturalist and are best suited for children ages 3 and older, with some parties designed for older children. The birthday child receives one Wild Party T-shirt and each party guest receives a special nature craft to take home.

Scheduling a Party

Choose from the following times: Saturdays: 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. or 2-4:30 p.m. Sundays: 2-4:30 p.m. Parties are scheduled year-round. Call Croydon Creek Nature Center at 240-314-8770 for more information and date availability.

Party Fees

Fee (up to 10 children): $180/Rockville resident; $204/ non-Rockville resident. Add $10 for each additional child, up to a maximum of 25 children. A $50 nonrefundable deposit is required to reserve the date. Deposits can be paid using either MasterCard or VISA, check or cash. Croydon Creek nature parties are designed to educate and entertain with hands-on programs that highlight the wonders of nature. The Nature Center’s staff will make sure you and your child have a memorable birthday experience, whether you are interacting with the muchloved reptiles and amphibians who live at the center, exploring the trails on a geocaching adventure, or enjoying a naturalist-led hike in the surrounding woods. Page 27 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


TE E N S Pilates - Teens and Adults

Before and Afterschool Enrichment Twinbrook Teen Scene

The Teen Scene program provides a safe, healthy environment that promotes positive youth development. Participants have daily opportunities for study time and can choose from a wide range of recreational activities conducted under the guidance and supervision of staff members. Transportation is available from Julius West and Wood middle schools, Twinbrook and Meadow Hall elementaries. Program does meet on MCPS early release days. Grade: 6-10 12038 M-F 11/25-1/3 12039 M-F 1/6-2/14 12040 M-F 2/17-3/27 Twinbrook CRC

2:30-6:30 PM 2:30-6:30 PM 2:30-6:30 PM

$130/$140 $130/$140 $130/$140

Fitness Impact Training for Teens

Teens benefit from one-on-one attention from Thomas Farm’s certified personal trainer in this small group setting. Work on personal fitness goals or begin conditioning for spring sports. Though a fitness membership is not required to participate, participants can take advantage of 10% discount on a Thomas Farm annual fitness pass. Contact Thomas Farm Community Center for more details. Age: 14-18 12031 W 1/8-1/29 12032 W 2/5-2/26 12033 W 3/4-3/25 Thomas Farm CC

7:30-8:30 PM 7:30-8:30 PM 7:30-8:30 PM

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$180/$200 $180/$200 $180/$200

Enjoy a series of mat-based exercises derived from the classic methodology of Joseph Pilates. The class focuses on increasing flexibility and balance, and incorporates stability, strength and awareness of the core. Age: 16+ 11987 Su 1/5-2/16 9:15-10:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center 11989 Su 3/1-4/19 9:15-10:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center 11988 Th 1/9-2/20 10:15-11:15 AM 11986 Th 2/27-4/16 10:15-11:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Kolanowski

$77/$93 $77/$93 $77/$93 $77/$93

Teen Fit

This fast-paced class includes basic strength training, cardiovascular conditioning and stretching exercises. Increase your overall fitness or support your sport-specific training. Taught by a certified personal trainer. Age: 13-18 11881 M 1/6-2/17 7-8 PM $70/$84 11882 M 2/24-4/13 7-8 PM $70/$84 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

Yoga for Teens

All 12-16 year old aspiring yogis experience yoga poses, breathing and relaxation techniques, and meditation. This fun class for teens helps reduce stress and increase body awareness. Bring a yoga mat and wear comfortable clothing. Age: 12-16 11995 Su 1/5-2/16 10:15-11:15 AM $89/$107 12008 Su 3/1-4/19 10:15-11:15 AM $89/$107 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center


Teens

Arts, Dance and Enrichment

Martial Arts

Annual Student Performance

Karate for Teens/Adults

Children, teens and beginner adults registered for ballet classes are eligible to participate in the Annual Student Performance. Pre-Ballet registrants not included. Fee includes one costume and admission for family and friends. Required rehearsals will be on Thursday, May 29 and Friday, May 30 starting at 5:30 p.m. All parents of first time participants are required to attend one of the parent meetings scheduled for March 4 and March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Social Hall at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre. Registration deadline is March 27. Teens who register for classes are required to register for ASP. Students who are requested to wear more than one costume should register for the extra costume fee. Age: 5+ 11398 Sa 5/30 12-3 PM $60/$70 F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre & Social Hall Simpson/Chongpinitchai

Ballet Teen and Adult

Advanced students with five or more years of experience are welcome to learn advanced techniques. Participants who register for two or more ballet classes are eligible for a $5 discount for one class. See “Adult and Children Ballet” for more classes. Students with demonstrated proficiency are encouraged to perform with the Rockville Civic Ballet. All students registering for these classes are prompted to register for the Annual Student Ballet Performance as part of the dance program. Students or their parents are required to attend one of the Annual Student Performance parent meetings scheduled for March 4 and March 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Social Hall at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theater. Intermediate III and Beginner Pointe Age: 12+ 11429 Tu 1/14-5/26 5-6:30 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson 11426 Th 1/16-5/21 5-6:30 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Chongpinitchai

$245/$255

Advanced Age: 13+ 11423 M 1/13-5/18 5:45-7:15 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Chongpinitchai 11427 W 1/15-5/27 5:45-7:15 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson

$210/$220

$235/$245

$245/$255

Our teen and adult program involves a great physical workout and more! We also focus on mental and emotional self-defense and developing respect for others. Classes are structured to promote personal development and goals are set for improvement. Fee includes equipment and uniform for first-time students. Class schedules are flexible and make-ups are available as needed. Sign up for two classes and save $29. Age: 13+ 12170 Tu 1/21-2/18 12171 W 1/22-2/19 12172 Th 1/23-2/20 12168 Su 1/26-2/23 12169 M 1/27-2/24 Kicks Karate/Staff

8:15-9 PM 8:15-9 PM 8-8:45 PM 8:45-9:30 AM 8:25-9:10 PM

$129/$139 $129/$139 $129/$139 $129/$139 $129/$139

School Break Programs Winter Adventure - Snow Tubing

It’s winter break! Grab your friends, get out of the house and slide down some slopes with us. Enjoy this unique trip to Boulder Ridge at Ski Liberty or Whitetail Resort for an afternoon of snow tubing. Pack food or bring money to purchase food. Transportation included. Additional information will be emailed prior to trip date.  Age: 11-15 11557 F 12/27 2-8 PM $40/$45 Lincoln Park CC

Sports - Instructional Basketball Skills and Development

Increase confidence as you gain fundamental basketball skills. Learn proper techniques, rules of the game and ball control. Execute a variety of drills and experience game-like situations. Age: 13+ 12130 Th 1/23-3/12 Thomas Farm CC/Jordan

6:30-7:25 PM

$89/$99

NEW! Teen Volleyball Clinic

This co-ed volleyball clinic teaches participants in grades 6-10 the fundamentals of volleyball. This action-packed session is designed to teach the basic skills of volleyball to beginner and intermediate players. Participants will learn passing, setting, hitting, blocking, returning, team strategy as well as playing games. Grade: 6-8 12192 M 1/6-2/24 Grade: 9-10 12193 M 1/6-2/24 Robert Frost Middle School

6:30-7:30 PM

$55/$65

7:30-8:30 PM

$55/$65

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Teens Department of Recreation and Parks and Washington/Rockville Elks present:

28th Annual Elks National

HOOP SHOOT

FREE event!

FREE-THROW CONTEST Tuesday, Jan. 7, starting at 7 p.m. Thomas Farm Community Center 700 Fallsgrove Drive, Rockville, MD 20850

Winners of the Washington/Rockville competition will advance to the next round of the contest. Dates and location will be announced on Tuesday, Jan. 7. Register for course #12112 for ages 8-9 #12113 for ages 10-11, #12114 for ages 12-13. All ages are as of April 1, 2019. Registration deadline is Friday, Jan. 3.

For more information or registration form, contact the Elks Chapter Representative Todd Misura at 301-741-1325 or email at tandlmisura@gmail.com.

Work in Recreation SUMMER AND YEAR-ROUND POSITIONS • Before-and After-school Staff • Trip Leaders • Class Instructors – Yoga, Pilates, Boot Camp, Pickleball, Fitness, Children’s Sports • Lifeguards and Swim Instructors • Bus Drivers (CDL required) • Social Event Hosts

SEASONAL POSITIONS • Directors and Leaders – Camps/Playgrounds • Sports Officials • Gym Managers • Scorers/Timers

For information, visit

www.rockvillemd.gov/careers

or contact the Human Resources Department

240-314-8470

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Teens

2020 WOOTTONS MILL GARDEN PLOT PROGRAM Registration Now Open Plots are ready for use April 1, program ends Nov. 15.

Join over 100 active gardeners. Make friends and be active while reaping the benefits of growing your own fresh vegetables. The City of Rockville provides access to water. Garden plots are approximately 25 by 25 feet. Gardeners provide their own fencing, weed barrier, hoses, tools and other gardening supplies. Garden plots are available for both residents and nonresidents.

Visit www.rockvillemd.gov/gardenplots to download an information packet with a registration form.

Help Rockville Youth Become a Mentor • • • •

Work with elementary school students. One-on-one mentoring, one hour before or after school once a week, October-May. Training and support provided. Meet in a supervised group setting.

No special skills needed. Just a willingness to listen, offer guidance, friendship and encouragement. Service learning credits available for high school students over age 16. Learn more about the Rockville Mentoring Program by calling Kate Bouwkamp at 240-314-8317 or email: kbouwkamp@rockvillemd.gov

Croydon Creek Nature Center

BIRD SEED SALE Nine types of feed available! Supply your feeder. Help wildlife survive the winter. ORDER DEADLINE: Saturday, Nov. 30 ORDER PICK-UP: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14 at Croydon Creek Nature Center, 852 Avery Road Find downloadable order forms at www.rockvillemd.gov/croydoncreek. Call 240-314-8770 for more information.

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ADU LT S Arts, Dance and Enrichment

Fitness

Ballet

20/20/20 Fitness

Geared for those with a range of interests and abilities, classes are planned for fun and exercise. Advanced classes are for serious dancers with previous training. Those with demonstrated proficiency are encouraged to perform with the Rockville Civic Ballet. Participants registering for two or more ballet classes are eligible for a $5 discount for one class. Age: 13+ Beginner-Intermediate 11407 M 1/13-5/18 11412 M 1/13-3/2 11420 M 3/23-5/18 11399 Th 1/16-5/21 11400 Th 1/16-3/5 11401 Th 3/26-5/21

7:15-8:30 PM 7:15-8:30 PM 7:15-8:30 PM 8-9:15 PM 8-9:15 PM 8-9:15 PM

$180/$190 $85/$95 $100/$110 $210/$220 $110/$120 $110/$120

Intermediate 11402 Tu 1/14-5/26 11403 Tu 1/14-3/3 11404 Tu 3/24-5/21

8-9:15 PM 8-9:15 PM 8-9:15 PM

$210/$220 $110/$120 $120/$130

Advanced 11409 Tu 1/14-5/26 6:30-8 PM 11410 Tu 1/14-3/3 6:30-8 PM 11411 Tu 3/24-5/21 6:30-8 PM 11408 Th 1/16-5/21 6:30-8 PM 11405 Th 1/16-3/5 6:30-8 PM 11406 Th 3/26-5/21 6:30-8 PM Rockcrest Ballet Center/Simpson/Chongpinitchai Page 32 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620

$245/$255 $130/$140 $140/$150 $235/$245 $130/$140 $130/$140

Enjoy 20 minutes of cardio, 20 minutes of strength training and 20 minutes of core strengthening and total-body stretching. Get a well-rounded workout, increase your flexibility and get into shape. Bring mat and weights. Age: 16+ 12077 W 1/15-3/18 Thomas Farm CC/Ramsey

6:20-7:15 PM

$79/$89

Ab Sculpt

Strengthen your power house, lower abdominal muscles, lower back, buttocks and pelvic floor in just 30 minutes. Improve posture, help prevent lower-back injuries and flatten your stomach in an intense core workout designed for every fitness level. A mat is recommended. Age: 16+ 11657 M 1/6-2/17 12:45-1:15 PM 11666 M 2/24-4/13 12:45-1:15 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Gwet 11670 M 1/6-2/17 8:05-8:35 PM 11660 M 2/24-4/13 8:05-8:35 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko 11658 W 1/8-2/19 12:45-1:15 PM 11667 W 2/26-4/15 12:45-1:15 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Gwet 11671 W 1/8-2/19 8:05-8:35 PM 11669 W 2/26-4/15 8:05-8:35 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko 11659 F 1/10-2/21 12:45-1:15 PM 11664 F 2/28-4/17 12:45-1:15 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Gwet

$35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42 $35/$42


Adults Body Sculpt

Be prepared to sweat! This total-body workout combines high-intensity interval training, strength training and heartpumping cardio to invigorate and strengthen your body. Easy-to-follow moves with up-tempo music to increase your heart rate, stamina and energy level. Class concludes with abdominal work and stretching. All abilities welcome. Age: 16+ 11676 Tu 1/7-2/18 5:30-6:25 PM 11677 Tu 2/25-4/14 5:30-6:25 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Johnson

$56/$67 $56/$67

Bootcamp - Beginner/Intermediate

Reduce body fat, increase cardiovascular stamina and tone muscles in a team environment. Class is designed to introduce the new bootcamper to skills and drills of our advanced class. Workouts can be modified to increase or decrease intensity. Age: 16+ 11674 M 1/6-2/17 5:45-6:45 PM 11680 M 2/24-4/13 5:45-6:45 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko 11706 W 1/8-2/19 5:30-6:30 PM 11707 W 2/26-4/15 5:30-6:30 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Silverman 11712 Th 1/9-2/20 9:10-10:10 AM 11713 Th 2/27-4/16 9:10-10:10 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Blum

$56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67

Bootcamp - Intermediate/Advanced

This class incorporates drills designed to enhance agility, speed, power, strength and quickness. Workout in a team environment while challenging yourself to reach personal fitness goals. Age: 16+ 11675 M 1/6-2/17 6:30-7:30 AM $56/$67 11701 M 2/24-4/13 6:30-7:30 AM $56/$67 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Gwet 11708 M 1/6-2/17 7-8 PM $56/$67 11709 M 2/24-4/13 7-8 PM $56/$67 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center 11681 W 1/8-2/19 6:30-7:30 AM $56/$67 11702 W 2/26-4/15 6:30-7:30 AM $56/$67 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center 11682 F 1/10-2/21 6:30-7:30 AM $56/$67 11703 F 2/28-4/17 6:30-7:30 AM $56/$67 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center

Cardio Kickbox

Tired of your normal routine or just interested in trying something new? Get into shape with a class that combines boxing, martial arts and aerobics. This total-body workout helps increase stamina, flexibility, balance and strength. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

Cardio Strength

Challenge yourself with this demanding workout. The class starts with a quick warm-up followed by high-intensity intervals of cardio and strength training, finishing with a full-body stretch. The focus is on maintaining great form throughout all of the movements. Age: 16+ 11678 Tu 1/7-2/18 12-12:45 PM 11679 Tu 2/25-4/14 12-12:45 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

$56/$67 $56/$67

Cardio, Sculpt and Tone

Enjoy a mix of cardio and core exercises and strength training. Get a well-rounded workout, increase your flexibility and get into shape. Bring a mat and weights. Age: 16+ 12083 Sa 1/11-3/21 Rockville Senior Center/Ramsey

8:30-9:30 AM

$80/$90

Circuit Cardio

A quick workout designed for those who can’t fit in a long exercise program. Class includes cardio, core work and weight training. Segments of step work are included along with a variety of strength-building exercises. Bring a mat and weights. Age: 16+ 12062 Th 1/16-3/19 Rockville Senior Center/Ramsey

5:45-6:15 PM

$44/$52

Circuit Step

Enjoy a great interval workout designed to get you fit. Class combines low-impact moves using a step platform (provided) and strength training for all muscle groups. All fitness levels welcome. Bring a mat and weights. Age: 16+ 12080 Tu 1/7-3/17 Thomas Farm CC/Webb

5:30-6:15 PM

$85/$95

Circuit Training

Jump start your metabolism with this circuit workout.You will improve both strength and endurance. Six different stations feature exercises to challenge your whole body, each targeting a different area. This is an effective and timeefficient way to develop all around fitness. Weights are used. Age: 16+ 11693 Tu 1/7-2/18 11:15 AM-12 PM 11695 Tu 2/25-4/14 11:15 AM-12 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko 11694 Th 1/9-2/20 11:15 AM-12 PM 11672 Th 2/27-4/16 11:15 AM-12 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Kolanowski

$56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67

Age: 16+ 11711 Th 1/9-2/20 7-8 PM $56/$67 11705 Th 2/27-4/16 7-8 PM $56/$67 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/DiTullio

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Adults Foam Rolling and Joint Mobility

This class blends foam-rolling techniques with joint mobility to relieve muscular tension, increase circulation and help build stronger more resilient joints. Age: 16+ 12222 F 1/3-2/21 6:15-7:15 PM 12223 F 2/28-4/17 6:15-7:15 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

$64/$77 $64/$77

Functional Interval Training

With a focus on functional movement, strength drills are alternated with cardio intervals for a total body blast that will take your fitness program to a new level. Supercharge your workout, boost your metabolism, burn off that extra fat and reach your fitness goals. Age: 16+ 11690 Th 1/9-2/20 12-12:45 PM 11698 Th 2/27-4/16 12-12:45 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

$56/$67 $56/$67

This class is designed for anyone who wants to increase balance while building a healthy mind/body connection. Perfect for seniors looking for ways to reduce risk of falling or athletes seeking better body control and reduced risk of injury.  $35/$42 $35/$42

Light and Easy Conditioning

This class targets many elements of fitness in just 30 minutes. Hand weights are used for upper-body toning. An aerobic segment provides cardio and fat burning. Abdominal work targets core strengthening and a stretching segment concentrates on muscle relief and recovery. Newcomers are welcome. Age: 16+ 11662 Th 1/9-2/20 12:45-1:15 PM 11665 Th 2/27-4/16 12:45-1:15 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

$35/$42 $35/$42

Lo by Jazzercise

Get all the pulse-pounding, body-pumping intensity without the hop. Use your muscles, not your momentum, to get a killer core workout. Rock it out with dance-based cardio and strength training for total body transformation. Bring a mat and weights. Age: 16+ 12094 M 1/6-3/23 6:45-7:45 PM 12078 W 1/8-3/25 6:45-7:45 PM College Gardens Elementary School/Proctor

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Pump up your metabolism as you get fit through an energizing cardio workout, strength training and core work. Burn calories, improve endurance, stamina and flexibility. Bring a mat and weights. Age: 16+ 12082 M 1/13-3/16 Thomas Farm CC/Ramsey

6:15-7 PM

$63/$73

NEW! Mindblowing Meditation

Join us in mindful meditation and visualization training that is fun and accessible to the busiest of minds. Learn to enjoy the internal journey of meditation. Classes will be instructional, experiential, and offer tools and techniques to weave the mindfulness into your daily living. Age: 18+ 12105 Su 1/5-2/23 Thrive Yoga/Thrive Yoga

11 AM-12 PM

$89/$99

MixxedFit©

In Motion

Age: 55+ 11663 Tu 1/7-2/18 12:45-1:15 PM 11661 Tu 2/25-4/14 12:45-1:15 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

Metabo Body Blast

$90/$100 $108/$118

Try this people-inspired fitness class, which combines explosive movements and body-weight toning. It is also classified as dance fitness, combining both cardio and toning for a total body workout. Age: 18+ 11640 M 1/27-3/9 7-8 PM $70/$80 Twinbrook CRC/Newman

Pilates - Yoga Fusion

Fusion is a wonderful combination of the core strengthening and muscle-toning of Pilates and the meditative and flexibility benefits of yoga in a flowing workout. Bring a mat and wear comfortable clothing. Age: 16+ 11457 Tu 1/7-3/10 6:30-7:25 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Poole

$119/$129

Pilates

Enjoy a non-impact, mind-body workout that trains core muscles to stabilize the body. Stretching and strengthening exercises target abdominal and pelvic muscles. Improve posture, abdominal strength, balance and flexibility. No previous experience necessary. Bring a mat. Age: 16+ 11456 Tu 1/7-3/10 7:30-8:25 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Poole

$119/$129


Adults Pilates - Teens and Adults

Enjoy a series of mat-based exercises derived from the classic methodology of Joseph Pilates. The class focuses on increasing flexibility and balance, and incorporates stability, strength and awareness of the core. Age: 16+ 11987 Su 1/5-2/16 9:15-10:15 AM 11989 Su 3/1-4/19 9:15-10:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center 11988 Th 1/9-2/20 10:15-11:15 AM 11986 Th 2/27-4/16 10:15-11:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Kolanowski

$77/$93 $77/$93 $77/$93 $77/$93

Power Conditioning

Train like the pros! This class is not for beginners. Build core strength and endurance, increase your agility and flexibility, and take your fitness level from average to elite. This class focuses on increasingly complex plyometric exercises and calisthenics to help your muscles reach the maximal force in the shortest amount of time. Age: 16+ 11673 Sa 1/4-2/15 8-9 AM $56/$67 11696 Sa 2/29-4/18 8-9 AM $56/$67 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

Power Sculpt

This workout, for all fitness levels, includes routines designed to improve strength and definition of muscle groups. Bring a mat and 3-5 pound weights. Age: 16+ 12089 M 1/13-3/16 12090 W 1/15-3/18 Thomas Farm CC/Fleishman

9:30-10:30 AM 9:30-10:30 AM

$67/$77 $84/$94

NEW! Soundbath and Deep Relaxation

You will rest and experience therapeutic sound to bring you to vibration harmony-your natural state.Your fast-moving conscious mind will surrender to slower brain waves and the parasympathetic nervous system will restore the body to your natural state-regular organ function; easy breathing; calm body. Age: 16+ 12109 Tu 1/7-2/25 Thrive Yoga/Staff

6:15-7:15 PM

$89/$99

Enjoy this total conditioning class that uses strength and cardio exercises with plyometric moves to improve overall fitness. Strengthen your core, tone muscles, and improve coordination and agility. Bring a mat and weights to class. 6:30-7:15 PM

Stretching your body is one of the most important things to do to reduce stress, promote circulation and help facilitate proper alignment of the body. Stay healthy and injury free by joining this class. Age: 16+ 11656 Su 1/5-2/16 11:20-11:50 AM $35/$42 11668 Su 3/1-4/19 11:20-11:50 AM $35/$42 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko

Yoga - Balance, Flexibility, Mood & Strength Release tension, de-stress and refresh by practicing gentle yoga postures. Calm restless thoughts, cultivate concentration, support mental clarity and confidence using breath techniques and meditation practices. The heart of each class is a sequence of postures that stretch, strengthen and balance your body. Class includes sitting, standing and lying. Check with your doctor before enrolling. Bring a yoga mat and sturdy blanket or bath sheet to class. Age: 16+ 11458 M 1/6-3/9 1-2 PM $82/$92 Thomas Farm CC/Neves

Yoga - Beginner and Continuing

Strength Training with Cardio

Age: 16+ 12079 Th 1/16-3/19 Rockville Senior Center/Ramsey

Sunday Stretch

$79/$89

Be introduced to traditional yoga techniques such as meditation, breathing exercises, basic yoga positions and deep relaxation. Bring a yoga mat and a smile. Age: 16+ 11455 Th 1/23-3/12 Twinbrook CRC/Goodfriend

7-8 PM

$79/$89

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Adults NEW! Yoga - Restorative

Practice yoga without strain or pain. Try this yoga to relax, calm and heal yourself. Ideal for those recovering from injuries or illnesses. This is an ideal balance for hectic and stressful modern lifestyles. Wear comfortable clothing, bring a sweatshirt and socks, a mat and a Mexican blanket.   Age: 18+ 12115 Tu 1/21-2/25 Twinbrook CRC/Goodfriend

7-8 PM

$59/$69

Yoga - Core

Strengthen your core and develop healthy back muscles with this fun, fast and energetic Hatha yoga workout. Using a core yoga ball, target your abdominals from every angle, reduce back pain, stabilize the spine, create a stronger midsection and improve overall body alignment.

Yoga - Gentle with Stretching

Learn simple ways of bringing the benefits of a yoga practice into your daily life for greater well-being. Enjoy a meditative experience with restorative and gentle poses, stretches, movements and breath. No prior yoga experience required. Good for all levels. Positions and stretches are accessible to most individuals. Bring a mat, yoga strap and Mexican blanket to class. Age: 16+ 11459 Th 1/9-3/12 Rockville Senior Center/Neves

7:30-8:45 PM

$135/$145

Yoga - Hatha Intermediate

Enjoy a balanced practice with longer posture holding times and a variety of sequences to increase stamina, flexibility and well-being. This physically challenging class is designed for individuals with prior yoga experience (exceptions granted), who are free of serious injuries or physical vulnerabilities. Bring a yoga mat, strap and block. Age: 16+ 11460 M 1/6-3/9 Thomas Farm CC/Neves

7:30-8:45 PM

$105/$115

Yoga - Power

Using the time-honored wisdom of yoga, this practice is a dynamic combination of strength, sweat and spirituality. Power Yoga detoxifies, heals and electrifies. This accessible, challenging and flowing form of yoga will lead you to a state of transformation. It will sculpt, tone and hone the muscles of your body and your mind. All levels are welcome. Please bring a yoga mat, water and towel to class. Age: 16+ 12196 W 1/22-3/11 Rockville Senior Center/Nair

7:40-8:40 PM

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$72/$82

Age: 16+ 12000 Tu 1/7-2/18 9:15-10:15 AM $89/$107 12002 Tu 2/25-4/14 9:15-10:15 AM $89/$107 12001 F 1/10-2/21 9:15-10:15 AM $89/$107 12003 F 2/28-4/17 9:15-10:15 AM $89/$107 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko/England

Yoga - Gentle

This gentle yoga workout provides modifications to traditional yoga postures without losing any of the physical benefits. Conducted at a comfortable pace, gentle yoga demonstrates the use of props, which enables everyone to enjoy the practice while promoting increased activity for better health. Bring a yoga mat, block and strap. Age: 16+ 11997 Sa 1/4-2/15 9:15-10:15 AM 11999 Sa 2/29-4/18 9:15-10:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko 12253 Tu 1/7-2/18 7:30-8:30 AM 12254 Tu 2/25-4/14 7:30-8:30 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko 11996 W 1/8-2/19 9:15-10:15 AM 11998 W 2/26-4/15 9:15-10:15 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/England

$89/$107 $89/$107 $89/$107 $89/$107 $89/$107 $89/$107

Yoga for Athletes

This class is designed to improve health, performance and mental acuity. It combines push-ups, sit-ups and squats with traditional yoga postures in a flowing format. Focus on reducing stress and pain in the lower back, and increasing flexibility in the hamstrings, glutes and quadriceps to build a stronger core. Age: 16+ 12006 M 1/6-2/17 9:15-10:15 AM $89/$107 12004 M 2/24-4/13 9:15-10:15 AM $89/$107 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/DiTullio 12005 W 1/8-2/19 7-8 PM $89/$107 12007 W 2/26-4/15 7-8 PM $89/$107 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Khrolenko


Adults Yoga with Weights

This intensive class strengthens, tones, relaxes and increases your flexibility through a combination of free weights and specific yoga postures, along with practicing traditional yoga positions. Students should wear comfortable clothing, bring a yoga mat and water. Contact pgnairzen@gmail.com with any questions. Class is for beginner and continuing yoga students.  Age: 16+ 11446 Su 1/19-3/8 Rockville Senior Center/Nair

10:30-11:30 AM $72/$82

Zumba - Dance Fitness

This is Latin dance at its finest. It is a high-energy workout with fun, upbeat music. The steps are easy to follow and results are long lasting. Classes are taught by licensed Zumba instructors. Age: 16+ 11431 Th 1/16-3/5 Thomas Farm CC/Newman

7:30-8:25 PM

$72/$82

Zumba Fit

Zumba Fit is a fun and effective cardio dance workout that includes sculpting exercises designed to tone the entire body. While intended as an introduction to the easy Latin and international-inspired program, this high-energy, lowimpact class has something to offer all fitness levels. Age: 16+ 11683 W 1/8-2/19 6:05-6:50 PM 11685 W 2/26-4/15 6:05-6:50 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Johnson 11684 Th 1/9-2/20 7-7:45 PM 11697 Th 2/27-4/16 7-7:45 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Kreel 11710 F 1/10-2/21 12-12:45 PM 11717 F 2/28-4/17 12-12:45 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center

$56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67

Zumba Toning

Use small weights to tone and strengthen arms, glutes, abs and thighs. Fast and slow rhythms are used to maximize fat burning and build muscle. Sculpt your body naturally while having fun dancing to high-energy popular music. Bring 1- or 2-pound weights. Age: 16+ 11687 Sa 1/4-2/15 11-11:45 AM 11715 Sa 2/29-4/18 11-11:45 AM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/Ko 11688 W 1/8-2/19 12-12:45 PM 11689 W 2/26-4/15 12-12:45 PM Rockville Swim and Fitness Center/DiTullio

$56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67 $56/$67

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Adults

Martial Arts

Sports - Instructional

Fencing - Beginner

Pickleball (Indoor)

Designed to introduce beginners to the Olympic sport of fencing, this course emphasizes safety and proper technique. Equipment provided. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a fencing glove (or garden/golf glove). Flexible swords are used. Age: 14+ 12095 Tu 1/14-3/3 7-8:20 PM $128/$140 12100 Sa 1/18-3/3 2-3:20 PM $128/$140 12101 Su 1/19-3/4 11:25 AM-12:45 PM $128/$140 Rockville Fencing Academy/Staff

T’ai Chi Ch’uan

Promote physical and mental rejuvenation through this ancient Chinese art. With separate instruction for beginning and continuing students, tone sinews and gently massage the spinal cord and internal organs. Unify your mind and body through slow, rhythmic, flowing movements. Age: 18+ 12064 Tu 1/21-3/10 Elwood Smith Park/Lamb

7-8 PM

$55/$65

Zen Budo Self Defense - Teens/Adults

Learn Goshin-Jitsu, the art of self-defense, which is part of most martial arts but rarely taught in other classes. Students learn pressure points, takedowns, grappling and how to escape in real self-defense situations. Partner work and practical, simple strategies are emphasized with minimal warm-ups. Beginners and students with previous experience in any style of martial art are welcome. Sign up for once a week or three times a week. Students who sign up for three times a week recieve a free uniform. $30 uniform fee is due at the second class for students attending once per week. Sign up for three days per week and receive a free uniform and free belt testing at each level. Payment installments available. Age: 12+ Dragon Path - Three Days Per Week 12185 M, W, Th 1/13-3/26 7:30-8:30 PM

Phoenix Path - One Day Per Week 12178 M 1/13-3/23 7:30-8:30 PM 12179 W 1/15-3/25 7:30-8:30 PM 12180 Th 1/16-3/26 7:30-8:30 PM Elwood Smith Park/Zen Budo Staff

A paddle sport that is a cross between tennis, badminton and ping-pong where you hit a whiffle ball over a badmintonsized court. It’s easy to learn and fun to play. This class is taught by an IPTPA trained instructor and is designed for new players and those who can benefit from a skills review. Participants learn and improve basic strokes, dinks, serve, footwork and rules of the game. Paddles and balls are provided.   Age: 16+ 12059 Tu 1/21-2/4 12060 Tu 2/18-3/3 Thomas Farm CC/Daly

Want to meet other pickleball players and get a good workout? Do you have some experience playing pickleball? Can you keep the ball in play and keep score? If so, then these pickleball socials are for you. Wear your favorite team’s attire for the Superbowl in January and dress up in green for St. Patrick’s Day in March. Enjoy light refreshment at these fun extravaganzas. Bring your own paddle. Age: 16+ Superbowl Extravaganza 12240 F 1/24

6:30-9 PM

$12/$14

St Patrick’s Day Extravaganza 12242 F 3/13 6:30-9 PM Thomas Farm CC

$12/$14

$150/$170 $150/$170 $150/$170

ADULT PICKLEBALL LEAGUE

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$39/$45 $39/$45

NEW! Pickleball Socials

$230/$240

NEW

12-1:15 PM 12-1:15 PM


Adults

ALL-CENTER DROP-IN

PICKLEBALL AND

BADMINTON Pickleball: TCRC: TFCC: LPCC:

Wednesday, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m.-noon Friday, 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, 1-3 p.m Beg./Adv. Beginner Monday and Tuesday 9:30-11:30am. Only one court.

Badminton:

Combo All-Center Memberships (excludes fitness memberships)

TCRC: Thursday, 7-9 p.m. Sunday, 3-6 p.m. (March-December) TFCC:

A center membership or daily pass is required to participate.

Tuesday, 7:15 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Friday, 11:15 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Sunday, 5:30-8:30 p.m. (November-March) Sunday, 3-6 p.m. (April-October)

$90 Residents $105 Nonresidents Learn more about our fitness memberships on page 43-45.

Lincoln Park Community Center (LPCC) 357 Frederick Ave. • 240-314-8780

Thomas Farm Community Center (TFCC) 700 Fallsgrove Drive • 240-314-8840

Twinbrook Community Recreation Center (TCRC) 12920 Twinbrook Parkway • 240-314-8830

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Adults

Adult 5K Winter Walk/Run Program presented by Montgomery County Road Runners Club (MCRRC) and City of Rockville

Practices

If your 2019 New Year’s Resolution is to walk your way to improved health and fitness, then embark on this beginning running program and maintain or improve your current 5K race pace.

Tuesdays: Rockville-based track Saturdays: Area parks

Program takes place January through March.

Fees

$45: Members of MCRRC $55: Non-MCRRC Members

For more information, visit www.mcrrc.org

WINTER

ADULT TEAM SPORTS

Women’s Volleyball • Co-Rec Volleyball • Men’s Basketball LEAGUE PLAY BEGINS: VOLLEYBALL LOCATIONS: Jan. 2: Jan. 3: Jan. 5: Jan. 6:

Women’s Volleyball Co-Rec Volleyball (Thurs.) Men’s Basketball (Sun.) Co-Rec Volleyball (Mon.)

Monday: Twinbrook Community Recreation Center Thursday and Friday: Frost Middle School

Visit rockvillemd.gov/recreation/sports or call 240-314-8620

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Adults

SUPPORT

the Rockville Holiday Drive!

2019

WAYS YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE: • • • • •

Make a tax-deductible contribution • Donate $20 gift certificates for Target or Giant Organize a canned food drive • Sponsor a family: Individuals or groups Deliver food baskets buy gifts and food for the December Assist with our on-site distributions holidays, tailored to a specific family’s need Organize a toy drive to collect (usually valued around $250) new unwrapped toys • Send a tax-deductible contribution 240-314-8310 • www.rockvillemd.gov/holidaydrive

Rockville Events Sponsorship Opportunities REACH NEW AUDIENCES Sponsor benefits include on-site booth and signage, logo on materials, mentions on social media and more, depending on level of support. Contact: 240-314-8658 • edeal@rockvillemd.gov

Sign up for City of Rockville Emergency Notifications

rockvillemd.gov/alerts Public Safety • Severe Weather • Traffic The Alert Rockville notification system relays up-to-the-minute messages to subscribers about public safety, severe weather and traffic.

Signing up is EASY! 1. Create a username and password. 2. Choose the types of alerts you want to receive. 3. Choose and prioritize your preferred method(s) of delivery – text, phone, email. 4. Enter your information – mobile phone number, home phone number, email. 5. Enter up to five locations.

For more information and to sign up, visit www.rockvillemd.gov/alerts Page 41 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


Adults

Rockville Emergency Assistance Program (REAP) Emergency assistance is available for eligible City of Rockville residents experiencing a financial crisis such as eviction or utility shut-off, or who need prescription medication.

Need Help with Past-Due Rent or Utility Payments?

Referrals for emergency food, clothing, financial counseling, housing assistance and foreclosure counseling are also provided. Residents in financial crisis must apply first for emergency services at the Rockville office of Montgomery County Health and Human Services, 1301 Piccard Drive. 240-777-4550.

240-314-8310 • www.rockvillemd.gov/communityservices/assistance

Stay up to date with what’s happening in our city. Go to the city’s website at rockvillemd.gov, select the “join” button under “newsletter sign up.” Select notifications you would like to receive for recreation and parks programs, cultural arts, special events, community center activities and more.

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Computer lab Awesome programs for families Three areas to rent for special events and meetings Game room with table tennis, vending machines, video games and TV

LINCOLN PARK COMMUNITY CENTER

Newly expanded parking lot

www.rockvillemd.gov/lpcc

240-314-8780 • lpcc@rockvillemd.gov • 357 Frederick Avenue, Rockville, MD 20850

UPCOMING EVENTS AND PROGRAMS Lincoln Park Community Center and Isreal Park were established in 1970 and are the heart of the Lincoln Park community. At almost 50 years old, the facility has a rich history, where a deep sense of pride and love for the community is shown and expressed daily. Many programs and special events at the Lincoln Park Community Center and Isreal Park are designed to include everyone. The 12,500-square-feet facility has a fitness room, computer lab, game room, gymnasium, kitchen, multipurpose room, library and kitchen. Isreal Park has a gazebo, park, basketball and tennis courts, and baseball field.

HOURS Monday - Saturday 9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Toddler Time Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon Parents and preschoolers enjoy play equipment in the gym. Winter Adventure: Snow Tubing Friday, Dec. 27 • 2-8 p.m. It’s Winter break! Grab your friends, get out of the house and slide down some slopes with us. Enjoy a unique trip to Boulder Ridge at Ski Liberty or Whitetail Resort for an afternoon of snow tubing. Pack food or bring money to purchase food. Transportation included. Course #11557. $40R/$45NR. Ages: 11-15. Little Hearts Valentines Wednesday, Feb. 12 • 10 a.m.-noon Calling all little hearts with lots of love! Join us for our fun filled Valentine’s event. Little hearts will enjoy the morning exploring different hands-on stations such as cookie and card decorating, while enjoying other activities. A small snack is provided. Adult assistance and preregistration are required. Course #12104. $12R/$14NR. Ages: 2-6. Pancakes & Pajamas Movie Night Friday Jan. 17, 2020 • 7-9 p.m. Wear your favorite PJs and enjoy pancakes and a movie on the big screen! Preregistration required #12198. $7R/$10NR. All ages.

SAVE THE DATE! Lincoln Park Community Center Turns 50! Saturday, June 13, 2020 1-3 p.m. Celebrate LPCC being at the heart of the Lincoln Park community for 50 years! During this fun-filled family event, learn about the rich history of Lincoln Park and connect with your neighbors new and old. Free.


Full-size gymnasium Rental space for parties and meetings Fitness center with cardio and strength equipment Classes, programs and events for the entire family

THOMAS FARM COMMUNITY CENTER

Daily, monthly and annual passes and memberships

www.rockvillemd.gov/thomasfarm

240-314-8840 • thomasfarm@rockvillemd.gov • 700 Fallsgrove Drive, Rockville, MD 20850

UPCOMING EVENTS AND PROGRAMS Thomas Farm offers classes for all ages, rental space, drop-in sports, fitness center for exercise, special events, an afterschool program for elementary-aged students, lounge, art gallery, game room and pingpong tables.

HOURS Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Sunday (April - October) 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday (November - March) 9 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

• Drop-in sports programs include full court basketball, badminton, pickleball and volleyball. • Personal trainer on staff

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Adventure Days Join in on the fun during winter break and other days off school. Each day consists of an offsite field trip and time spent at the community center. Destinations could include ice skating, movies, bowling, museums, indoor play areas and more. Ages 6-11. $30R/$35NR. See page 20 for more details. Beyond the Bell Afterschool Club Our aftercare program includes snack, homework help, activities and more! Six-week sessions with transportation included from Ritchie Park Elementary. Program meets on all school days. Does not meet on non-school days or during inclement weather, as determined by MCPS. Grades K-5. $160R/$180NR. See page 20. Impact Training for Teens Wednesdays beginning Jan. 8, 7:30-8:30 p.m., four-week sessions. Teens benefit from one-on-one attention from Thomas Farm’s certified personal trainer in this small-group setting. Work on personal fitness goals or begin conditioning for spring sports. Participants can receive a discount on an annual fitness membership. Ages 14-18. $180R/$200NR. See page 29 for more details.

NEW!

Superhero Party Saturday, March 21 • 2-4 p.m, Ages 2+ Come in costume and party with your favorite superheroes! Enjoy a moon bounce, games, crafts, snacks and more. Preregistration fees are $8R/$10NR and the fee at the door is $10 per person. Adults and children must register. Preregistration is strongly suggested. Spaces are limited. Course #12028.


Full-size gymnasium Rental space for parties and meetings Before and after school programs Monthly fitness passes available memberships

T WINBROOK COMMUNIT Y RECREATION CENTER

Special family fun events

www.rockvillemd.gov/tcrc

240-314-8830 • kisreal@rockvillemd.gov • 12920 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20851

UPCOMING EVENTS AND PROGRAMS Every day, the center welcomes a diverse group of children and families to our after-school program, classes and drop-in sports.

Parents Night Out Friday Dec.7-9 p.m. It’s exactly what it sounds like, a night for parents to REJUVENATE! Drop off your kids for a night of fun activities. The kids will be given dinner (pizza; food restrictions will be happily accommodated). Age: 5-12 #11203 $15R/$20NR.

Enjoy the open gym with your friends or attend one of our familyfriendly programs. The Twinbrook Community Recreation Center has options for everyone in a safe and friendly community setting.

Annual Heart-to-Heart Family Valentine’s Dance Friday, Feb. 7 • 7-9 p.m. Enjoy a red-hot night! Family and friends spend time together making Valentine’s crafts, playing carnival games and dancing as a DJ spins musical favorites. Refreshments sold by Meadow Hall Elementary PTA. $4 per person at the door; no preregistration required.

HOURS Monday - Friday 6 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Sunday (April - October) 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sunday (November - March) 9 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Twinbrook Community Recreation Center is conveniently located between Veirs Mill Road and Rockville Pike, near the Twinbrook Metro Station.

Little Hearts Valentines Monday, Feb. 10 • 10-11:30 a.m. Twinbrook Community Recreation Center. Preregister for course #12106. $15R/$18NR. Ages: 2-6. Twinbrook Teen Scene M-F, Jan. 6-Feb. 14 • 3-6:30 p.m., Grades 5-8 A safe, healthy environment promoting positive youth development. Study time, and a wide range of activities offered. Transportation from Julius West and Wood middle schools; Twinbrook and Meadow Hall elementaries. Early release days included. Only meets on MCPS school days. Course #12039. $130R/$140NR. Afterschool Adventure M-F, Jan 6-Feb 14 • 3-6:30 p.m., Grades K-5 Program provides a fun and safe environment. Organized games, crafts, and other enrichment activities offered. Transportation provided from Meadow Hall and Twinbrook elementaries. Course #12042. $160R/$180NR. Page 45 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


ROCKVILLE SENIOR CENTER www.rockvillemd.gov/seniorcenter

240-314-8800 • seniorcenter@rockvillemd.gov • 1150 Carnation Drive, Rockville, MD 20850 The Rockville Senior Center provides a central location for the many programs, services and activities offered to adults, ages 60 and older.

Hours Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m

Directions

Call 240-314-5019

Registration Dates

(M) – Member registration begins Tuesday, Dec. 3. Members receive a discount on senior program fees and rentals, are eligible to join the Fitness Center, are mailed the monthly newsletter of events and are eligible for a discount on classes in the adult section of the Recreation Guide. Registration begins Thursday, Dec. 5 for all other city programs. (NM) – Nonmember registration begins Thursday, Dec. 5.

Transportation

Rockville Call ‘N Ride Service: Taxi coupons may be purchased at a reduced rate, based on income and family size. Documentation required. Call 240-314-8810. Buses: Door-to-door bus service is available to the Senior Center, shopping, club meetings and special trips. Reservations required. Call 240-314-8810.

Bus Transportation and Lunch Reservations

Aging Information, Services, and Support

Center Membership Fees

Program Assitance Fund

Fitness Center Membership Fees

Meal Program

Call 240-314-8810

$40/year – Rockville resident $135/year – Nonresident; $65 spouse

$90/year. (Must be a Senior Center member)

Program Fees

Fee = member/nonmember

Seniors and families may obtain information, services and support related to aging issues by calling 240-314-8810. For outreach and assistance in English, call 240-314-8816; Spanish, 240-314-8817. Financial assistance for senior classes, day trips and Senior Center membership is available. (Must meet age and income guidelines.) To donate to this program send a check payable to the City of Rockville Senior Assistance Fund. Mail to the Rockville Senior Center, 1150 Carnation Drive, Rockville, MD 20850. Daily Lunch: Hot and cold lunches are provided at noon, Monday-Friday. Participants contribute as much as they are able toward the cost of the meal ($5.72). Reservations required. Call 240-314-8810. All senior programs are held at the Rockville Senior Center unless noted.

SENIOR CENTER MEMBER ADULT CLASS BENEFIT Discounts only apply for classes in the Adult section of the Life in Rockville Recreation Guide. One $10 discount may be used per Senior Center member, per activity for programs over $50. Does not apply to workshops. Discounts must be applied for in-person. This discount is not valid for aquatics classes. Refer to the aquatics section for pricing. For more information call 240-314-8800.

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Pick up your copy today at the following locations: Rockville Senior Center, community centers, Croydon Creek Nature Center, Rockville City Hall, Rockville Swim and Fitness Center, Rockville and Twinbrook libraries.

If you do not receive your guide in a timely manner, visit one of the locations listed above.

visit www.rockvillemd.gov/recreation to view online.

ROCKVILLE SENIOR FITNESS CENTER

It’s the best time to be 60+ in Rockville!

7 a.m.-8 p.m., Monday-Thursday 7 a.m.-7 p.m., Friday 7 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday

Fitness Center Membership Fees

BENEFITS OF THE SENIOR CENTER MEMBERSHIP INCLUDE: Discounts on Senior Programs • Discounts on Rentals DVD Rentals • Eligibility to Join the Fitness Center Early Class Registration • Drop-In Programs Discounts in All Rockville Adult Classes Eligible for Senior Garden Plots

$90/year (Must be a Senior Center member) www.rockvillemd.gov/ seniorcenter

Worried about the weather? Call 240-314-8800 for updated openings and closings.

SENIOR TRANSPORTATION

Are you 60-plus, live in the city limits of Rockville and need a ride to the center or to the grocery store?

Monday to Friday: Pickup schedule (for those who call in advance): Approx. 9 a.m. And approx. 11 a.m.

Take-home times: Noon, 1 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. Bus is for City of Rockville residents aged 60 and older. See or call the transportation office for a reservation: 240-314-8810. Call before 2 p.m. the day before and Friday for a Monday pickup.

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Adults 60+

BUILDING CLOSED Dec. 25 Jan. 1 & 20, Feb. 17

Rockville Emergency Assistance Program (REAP) For residents 60-plus, emergency assistance is available for eligible City of Rockville senior residents experiencing a financial crisis, such as eviction or utility shut-off, or who need prescription medication. Referrals for emergency food, clothing, financial counseling, housing assistance and foreclosure counseling are also provided. Contact Martha McClelland at 240-314-8816, or Miriam Minera, 240-314-8817.

TRIP REGISTRATION In-Person Lottery

Thursday, Jan. 9, 10:30 a.m.

Senior Center members Numbers distributed in random order, 10:15 a.m.

Friday, Jan. 10

Nonmembers Registrations accepted at Senior Center only. Individuals may register for themselves and one other person.

Snow Removal

Want to help a fellow neighbor?

Many older adults need assistance with snow removal. If you would like to volunteer this winter, or if you are a city resident, 60 and older* in need of assistance, please contact Jerry Jones 240-314-8819 jjones@rockvillemd.gov * Volunteers not always available

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Rockville Villages

What are villages?

Villages are grassroots, volunteer, neighbor-support networks created to help enrich the lives of residents of all ages.

What do village networks do?

Members of villages offer services such as: transportation to medical appointments, light yardwork and home maintenance, tutoring, friendly visits, book clubs, potluck parties and other social outings. Almost all villages offer the opportunity for connectedness.

For more information:

Contact Trish Evans, village facilitator, City of Rockville 240-314-8807 or pevans@rockvillemd.gov. www.rockvillemd.gov/rockvillevillages www.montgomerycountymd.gov/HHS-Program/ ADS/Villages/villageslist.html.

Need Help with Your Taxes? Senior Income Tax Assistance Mondays • Feb. 3-April 7 Appointment needed: no fee 240-777-2577

Holiday Supper Club

Catered Dinner and Entertainment

Tuesday, Dec. 10

5-7 p.m. $22/$32. Register #9615 Entertainment: Dale Jarrett Trio and Company. Sponsored by Brightview Fallsgrove. Register by Nov. 25.


Adults 60+

Senior Center Happenings: Female Re-Enactors of Distinction • Fri., Feb. 7, 10:30 a.m.-noon

Female Re-Enactors of Distinction (FREED) is a group of ladies who originally met in 2005 at the African American Civil War Museum. Their mission is to educate and promote the accomplishments of the African American Civil War Soldiers and the women who supported their fight for freedom. In honor of Black History Month, we are delighted to have a number of these ladies join us for a discussion and light refreshments. Course #11395; $3/$5

Thurgood Marshall: Civil Rights Leader • Wed., Feb. 19, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

A trail-blazing civil rights victory in Montgomery County led to civil-rights icon Thurgood Marshall delivering an early blow to school segregation in Montgomery County. Gaining equal pay for the county’s African-American teachers in 1937 is a little-known legal case often seen as the first step in Marshall’s successful drive to have segregation declared unconstitutional. PowerPoint presentation by Ralph Buglass of the Montgomery County Speakers Bureau. Course #11630; $6/$8

Salsa, Sip, & Stretch • Fri., March 20, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Enjoy 30 minutes of salsa, followed by a relaxation and cooldown, completed with time to chat with new friends and enjoy snacks. Course #12236; Free

HOLIDAY BAZAAR Sponsored by Rockville Seniors, Inc.

Saturday, Dec. 7 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Handmade Crafts • Book Sale • Raffle • Bake Sale • Plant Sale • Gift Shop and Thrift Shop Open. Lunch available for purchase. 240-314-8800

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City of Rockville Parks and Facilities

SPOTLIGHT

Glenview Mansion and Civic Center Park •

Civic Center Park is 153 acres and is home to Glenview Mansion and Cottage, F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall, Croydon Creek Nature Center, tennis courts, a playground, and hiking trails.

Glenview Mansion hosts more than 1,200 events annually.

More than 100,000 people visit Civic Center Park annually.

Favorite programs at Glenview Mansion are the Peerless Speakers’ Series, bi-annual wedding expos, and Murder Mystery at the Mansion Series.

Glenview Mansion, art gallery, and formal gardens are free and open to the public during visiting hours, Monday to Wednesday and Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. And on Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m.

This year Glenview Mansion was updated with a new Americans with Disabilities accessible parking lot to help support our patrons.

Built in 1926, the elegant, Neo-Classical Revival home is on the National Registry for Historic Places and considered a local historic landmark. In 1957, Glenview Mansion was purchased by the City of Rockville.

For more information, contact us at www.rockvillemd.gov/glenview or 240-314-8660. Page 50 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


Cultural Arts

GLENVIEW MANSION National Register of Historic Places Enjoy the 1926 grandeur of the mansion and formal gardens. Special rental discounts for Rockville residents.

Holiday Festival at the Civic Center Saturday, Dec. 21, 1-4 p.m.

F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall Join us for an afternoon of holiday fun! Enjoy holiday decorations, arts and crafts, visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus and musical performances. Open and free to the public.

240-314-8660

603 Edmonston Drive • www.rockvillemd.gov/glenview

The City of Rockville’s Asian Pacific American Task Force Presents a

Lunar New Year Celebration Saturday, Feb. 1 1-3:30 p.m. Rockville High School 2100 Baltimore Road

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Cultural Arts

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SWINGING SUNDAY Annual concert filled with Jazz favorites! Rockville Swing Band, Guest Ensemble | Conducted by John Saint Amour, Music Director

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SPANISH ROADTRIP Enjoy a musical Roadtrip exploring and discovering the diverse regions and towns of Spain. Conducted by Dr. Juan Gallastegui, Associate Music Director

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GOOD VS. EVIL Heroes or villains? Angels or demons? It’s a musical battle of good versus evil! Which musical side will you fall on? Conducted by John Saint Amour, Music Director

No tickets required; $5 suggested donation. • For information: 240-314-8681

! s y a d i l o H e h T r o Join Us F Rockville Concert Band SUN DAY, DEC . 22, 3 P. M.

CHRISTMAS AT THE CINEMA Hear the soundtracks of your favorite holiday movies and enjoy this interactive experience. John Saint Amour, Music Director F. SCO T T F I T Z G E R A L D T H E AT R E ROC K V I L L E C I V I C C E N T E R PA R K

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Cultural Arts RO C K V IL L E C I V I C B A L L E T E L E A N O R S I M P S O N , D I R E C TO R

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“SPRING PRODUCTION” S AT U R DAY, M A R C H 1 4 , 2 P. M . A N D 7 : 30 P. M . S U N DAY, M A R C H 1 5 , 2 P. M .

TICKETS: $17 Adults GROUP RATES: $13 Children (12 and under) $13 Seniors (60 and older) FOR TICKETS:

$16.50 for seven or more adult tickets $12.50 for 10 or more children/senior tickets 240-314-8690

Assigned seat tickets may be purchased in person, by phone, by mail at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre Box Office or online at www.rockvillemd.gov/theatre.

Ro c k v ille Ch o r u s Br yan Seith, Director

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Cultural Arts

International Night 2020 Friday, March 20, 6-8 p.m. F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre and Social Hall

Looking for Performers! Are you interested in showcasing your skills, and celebrating and sharing your cultural talent? We’d love to have you perform at this year’s City of Rockville’s International Night! If interested, please email yyeboah@rockvillemd.gov by March 6. annual

GLENVIEW MANSION

Wedding Expo meet the one

SUNDAY, JANUARY 26 1-4 p.m. $5 in advance, $10 at the door. love is in the air Meet vendors to plan your special day! where the magic happens

Save t he Date

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VLOC: Bringing Victorian Operetta Rockville Park System Alive in the 21st Century Aug. 8, 2019

Tour of Glenview Through Time Victorian Lyric Opera Company Oct. 10, 2019

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Rockville

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Feb. 13, 2020

Steve Mader, Superintendent Lincoln Park: Celebration Parks and Facilities, City of A Rockville

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Peerless Rockville, Peerless Rockville & Historic Preservation

Yvette Yeboah-Schools,

Eileen McGuckian, Supervisor, LPCC Historian

Dec. 12, 2019 VLOC: Bringing Victorian Victorian Lyric Opera Company www.rockvillemd.gov/glenview • www.peerlessrockville.org Operetta Alive in the 21st Century

Feb. 13, 2020

Lincoln Park: A Celebration of Community

Peerless Rockville and Yvette Yeboah-Schools, Supervisor, LPCC

April 9, 2020

The Archaeology of Josiah Henson Park

Cassandra Michaud, Senior Archaeologist, Montgomery Parks

Student Art Contest For more information, call 240-314-8660 or glenview@rockvillemd.gov

Students K-12 are invited to submit a photo of their artwork that shows why they love Rockville Recreation and Parks and it may end www.rockvillemd.gov/glenview • www.peerlessrockville.org up being featured in future promotional materials! Two winners will be selected in each of these categories: • Cultural Arts – ballet, theater, visual arts, music, etc. • Parks and Nature • Recreation – sports, swimming, camps, etc. Winners will also receive a stipend credited to their Rockville Recreation account to use for registration of future activities.

Entry Deadline: Feb. 14 Questions? edeal@rockvillemd.gov Entry form and details available at www.rockvillemd.gov/studentartcontest

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F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre

Rockville Civic Center Park 603 Edmonston Drive, Rockville, MD 20851

Box office: 240-314-8690 www.rockvillemd.gov/theatre

Great Performances in the Neighborhood Rockville Civic Ballet presents “The Nutcracker” Dec. 7-15 Saturdays at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets: $17; $13 Seniors 60+/ Children 12 and under Holiday Festival at the Civic Center Saturday, Dec. 21, 1-4 p.m. A free event open to the public! Rockville Concert Band presents “Christmas at the Cinema” Sunday, Dec. 22 at 3 p.m. No tickets required; $5 suggested donation. Rockville Chorus presents “Holiday Harmonies” Sunday, Dec. 22 at 7:30 p.m. No tickets required; donations greatly appreciated. Rockville Little Theatre presents “A Raisin in the Sun” Jan. 24-Feb. 2 Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets: Adults $22 / Seniors (62+) and Students $20

Unique Sounds of Love LLC presents “Josh Sommerville: Eccentric But Necessary” Saturday, Feb. 8 at 5 p.m. Tickets: $35 Rockville Concert Band presents “Swinging Sunday” Sunday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. No tickets required; $5 suggested donation. The Victorian Lyric Opera Company presents “The Pirates of Penzance” Feb. 21-March 1 Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets: Adults $28 / Seniors (65+) $24 and Students $20 Rockville Concert Band presents “Spanish Roadtrip” Sunday, March 8 at 3 p.m. No tickets required; $5 suggested donation.

Ticketing Made Easy! You can purchase all of your tickets online by visiting us at www.rockvillemd.gov/theatre • Box office is open Tues.-Sat., 2-7 p.m. and two hours prior to ticketed shows. Page 56 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


Frequently Used Facilities and Parks 1. Beall ES, 451 Beall Ave. 20850

23. Montrose Com. Ctr., 451 Congressional Ln. 20852

2. Broome Gym and Park, 751 Twinbrook Pkwy. 20851

24. Monument Park, 550 Maryland Ave. 20850

3. Calvin Park, 1248 Gladstone Dr. 20851

25. Potomac Woods Park, 1380 Stratton Dr. 20854

4. City Hall, 111 Maryland Ave. 20850

26. Pump House Com. Ctr., 401 S. Horners Ln. 20850

5.

28. Richard Montgomery HS 250 Richard Montgomery Dr. 20850

Civic Ctr. Park, 603 Edmonston Dr. 20851 • F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre • Social Hall • Glenview Mansion • Croydon Creek Nature Center • Cottage • Rec. Serv. Bldg.

29. Ritchie Park ES, 1514 Dunster Rd. 20854 30. Robert Frost MS, 9201 Scott Dr. 20850

6. College Gardens ES, 1700 Yale Pl. 20850

31. Rockcrest Ballet Ctr., 1331 Broadwood Dr. 20851

7. College Gardens Park, 615 College Pkwy. 20850

32. Rock Terrace School, 390 Martins Ln. 20850

8. Croydon Creek Nature Ctr., 852 Avery Rd. 20851

33. Rockville Skate Park (at Welsh Park), 355 Martins Ln. 20850

9. David Scull Park, 1131 First St. 20850 10. Dogwood Park, 800 Monroe St. 20850 11. Elwood Smith Com. Ctr., 601 Harrington Rd. 20852 12. Fallsmead ES, 1800 Greenplace Ter. 20854 13. Hillcrest Park, 1150 Crawford Dr. 20850 14. Julius West MS, 651 Great Falls Rd. 20850 15. Kicks Karate Rockville, 800 Pleasant Dr., Suite #140, 20850 16. King Farm Park, 401 Watkins Pond Blvd. 20850 17. Lakewood ES, 2534 Lindley Ter. 20850 18. Lincoln Park Com. Ctr./Isreal Park, 357 Frederick Ave. 20850 19. Mark Twain Park, 14501 Avery Rd. 20853 20. Maryvale ES/Park, 1000 First St. 20850 21. Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park, 1800 Piccard Dr. 20850 22. Meadow Hall ES, 951 Twinbrook Pkwy. 20851

34. Rockville Fencing Academy, 15221 Display Ct. 20850 35. Rockville High School. 2100 Baltimore Road. 20851. 36. Rockville Senior Ctr., 1150 Carnation Dr. 20850 37. Rockville Swim and Fitness Center 355 Martins Ln. 20850 38. Rockville Town Square, 200 E. Middle Ln. 20850 39. Sofive Soccer Center, 1008 Westmore Ave. 20850 40. The School of Music, 1331 Rockville Pk. 20850 41. Thomas Farm Com. Ctr., 700 Fallsgrove Dr. 20850 41. Thrive Yoga, 1321-B Rockville Pk. 20852 43. Twinbrook ES, 5911 Ridgway Ave. 20851 44. Twinbrook Com. Rec. Ctr. 12920 Twinbrook Pkwy. 20851 45. Welsh Park, 344 Martins Ln. 20850 46. Woodley Gardens Park, 900 Nelson St. 20850 47. Xtreme Acro & Cheer, 14702 Southlawn Ln. 20850

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Financial Assistance

Rockville Youth Recreation Fund Ages 18 and younger A limited amount of scholarships for program fees are available for residents of the City of Rockville. The participant must pay $15 toward each program fee, unless otherwise specified. The fund will cover the balance of the fees, up to $100 maximum per person, per session (fall, winter, spring, summer); $150 maximum per youth for the camp session; $1,000 maximum per family, per year as funds permit. Any remaining balance must be paid by the participant. Financial assistance must be applied for in-person at the time of registration. In addition, qualified participants who enroll their child in a program that meets a childcare need and costs more than $115 per month are eligible to apply for monthly financial aid assistance of up to $100 per month, with an additional cap of $1,000 per family, per year, as funds permit. The $15 fee is applicable to each month. This includes, but is not limited to, preschool, after school and community center extended day programs. Summer camps are not included in this program. Applications for monthly scholarship assistance must be approved by the Superintendent of Recreation and must be applied for in-person at Rockville City Hall with the Recreation Department bookkeeper. Limited financial assistance is available for Rockville residents, ages 19 and older, based on income. Please call 240-314-8620 for an appointment.

Documents Needed for Financial Assistance: Participants must provide proof of Rockville residency and verification of any of the following: • Award letter from Maryland Dept. of Human Resources/ Montgomery County Dept. of Social Services verifying eligibility for Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA), Food Stamps (SNAP), Transitional Emergency Medical and Housing Assistance (TEMHA). The letter must indicate eligibility period and names of household members receiving benefits. • Proof of Medical Assistance from Montgomery County Dept. of Social Services. Form to be received from county offices. • Proof participant resides in a shelter: Letter from shelter dated within a month of application and, if applicable, listing • Proof of Rental Assistance – Public Housing, HUD Section 8 Housing, HOC (MPDU not accepted). This must be a current document which names the eligible tenants from the agency providing assistance. • Supplemental Security Income – Document must be dated within one year of application.

DONATE TO THE

Rockville Recreation Fund This scholarship fund provides financial assistance to those who would not otherwise be able to participate in our programs and activities. If you would like to contribute, you may send a check, “add up” on your registration form or donate online at www.rockvillemd.gov/registration

Online Donation Course #s

$25 – #2232 $50 – #2233 $75 – #2234 $100 – #2235 $250 – #2236 Click on Log in or Create account Enter your desired donation course number above Donations by check may be made out in any amount to Rockville Recreation Fund

Mail to:

Rockville Department of Recreation and Parks Rockville Youth Recreation Fund Donation 111 Maryland Ave., Rockville, MD 20850

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Rockville Recreation and Parks Foundation has provided funding to help send kids to camp, enroll teens in a soccer league, provide backpacks for campers and much more in 2019.

Rockvil le R

Thank You!

We are grateful for their support. To learn more about the Rockville Recreation and Parks Foundation visit www.rrpfi.org

Help Send a Kid to Camp! Rockville Recreation and Parks Foundation is a 501(c)3 organization established to provide support such as:

Please send your tax deductible gift to: 200-B Monroe Street Rockville, MD 20850 www.rrpfi.org 240-314-8867

Name:__________________________ Address:________________________

• scholarship funds for the Rockville Youth Recreation Fund

Email:__________________________

• equipment including electronic scoreboards, wall pads, inflatable movie screen and more

Phone:__________________________

• free swim lessons for eligible participants • field renovations and improvements at Mattie J.T. Stepanek Park and Dogwood Park

This gift in in honor/memory of:_______ ______________________________ Page 59 | Main Rec. Line: 240-314-8620


Connect Create Celebrate

We’re here to help you connect, create and celebrate life in Rockville. We contribute to a high quality of life by connecting citizens and visitors of Rockville with exceptional parks and extraordinary recreational opportunities. These services provide the foundation for physical, social, economic and environmental viability and the well-being of the community.

Welcome to Rockville Recreation and Parks.

Recreation and Parks Mission Statement To promote participation by all Rockville citizens in diverse, interesting and high-quality recreational and leisure opportunities in safe, modern and well-maintained parks and facilities.

Satisfaction Guarantee The Department of Recreation and Parks is committed to providing quality programs and facilities. If you are unhappy with a program, we want to know! We will suggest another program to try, or if you prefer, we will give you a credit. That’s our Customer Satisfaction Guarantee to you.

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Inclement Weather Policy

The City of Rockville works diligently to keep residents safe and informed during inclement weather or an emergency situation. When weather has the possibility of affecting a city program, meeting or facility, every attempt is made to maintain standard operations throughout the city. Decisions about whether to cancel morning programs or close facilities will be made by 8 a.m. with an update at 9 a.m. A decision on afternoon and evening programs will be made at 1:30 p.m. with an update at 4 p.m.

Keep in touch! General Information Lines: Childcare, Classes, Recreation Programs.........240-314-8620 Parks and Facilities Maintenance.........................240-314-8700 Park and Picnic Rentals..........................................240-314-8660

Recreation Programs

Recreation and Parks Administration ..............240-314-8600

If Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) close for the day or have a two-hour delay, morning recreation programs will be cancelled. Call 240-314-5023, the Information Line, for updates.

Rockville Skate Park...............................................240-314-8620

Sports Leagues Call 240-314-5055, the sports weather information line for updates on leagues.

Swim and Fitness Center Students can visit the Swim and Fitness Center website at rockvillemd. gov/swimcenter for updates and to sign up for alerts and the facility newsletter, where you will receive information regarding facility closures and program cancellations. Students can also call 240-3148750 to get specific up-to-date information for each weather event. In the absence of any notice, students should assume programs are held as scheduled and the facility is open.

TTY (City Hall) .......................................................240-314-8137

Recorded Weather Information Lines: Childcare/Rec. Programs (Info. Line)..................240-314-5023 Special Events Line (Info. Line) ............................240-314-5022 Sports Line (Info. Line)...........................................240-314-5055

Rockville Civic Center Park: Art Gallery................................................................240-314-8682 Glenview Mansion...................................................240-314-8660 F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre Box Office...............240-314-8690 Civic Center (Directions Line)............................240-314-5004

Individuals with Disabilities

Recreation Centers:

We encourage individuals with disabilities to register and participate in Rockville recreation programs. To adequately plan for a successful and rewarding experience, contact us via email at registration@rockvillemd.gov. We ask that you inform us prior to the activity start date. Ample time is needed to secure auxiliary services and aides. For additional therapeutic program opportunities, contact Montgomery County Department of Recreation at 240-777-6870; TTY 240-777-6974. Upon request, this publication will be made available in alternate formats by contacting the ADA Coordinator at 240-314-8108; TTY 240-314-8137.

Croydon Creek Nature Center.........................240-314-8770

We Are Now Accepting Medical Assistance!

Rockville Senior Center........................................240-314-8800

Lincoln Park Community Center.......................240-314-8780 Thomas Farm Community Center....................240-314-8840 Twinbrook Community Rec. Center.................240-314-8830 Rockville Swim and Fitness Center...................240-314-8750

Senior Center (Directions Line).........................240-314-5019

City of Rockville residents receiving medical assistance through Montgomery County are now eligible to receive financial assistance from City of Rockville’s Recreation Fund for their children. Please call 240-314-8620 for more information.

City Parks are Smoke-Free

Rockville’s Mayor and Council voted to expand the city’s smoke-free area rules to include all city facilities and parks. For more details, please view the Oct. 19, 2015, Mayor and Council agenda at www.rockvillemd.gov/AgendaCenter

Rob DiSpirito, City Manager Tim Chesnutt, Director of Recreation and Parks Chris Henry, Deputy Director of Recreation and Parks Andy Lett, Superintendent of Recreation Steve Mader, Superintendent of Parks and Facilities

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Registration Info Registration Begins:

Tuesday, Dec. 3 for Senior Center members, Thursday, Dec. 5 for general and nonmembers 8:30 a.m. by mail, fax, walk-in and online.

Registration Deadlines:

Online Recreation Registration System

CivicRec, powered by Rec1, our online registration system, allows you to easily create an account, search, register, pay for activities and leagues, view memberships and manage profiles on any computer, tablet or smart phone. Visit www.rockvillemd.gov/registration.

• The registration deadline for all activities is two weeks prior to the start of the class unless otherwise noted. • Late registrations will be accepted if space is available. • Programs may be canceled if registration is insufficient. If a program is canceled, we will contact you. You may then select an alternate program, request a credit or a refund.

Registration Form and Payment:

How to Register

• Complete the registration form. You may combine recreation activity fees in one check, made payable to the City of Rockville. Note: $35 returned check charge.

1. Online:

• Visa and MasterCard are accepted for payment.

2. Mail or Fax to:

Credits and Refunds:

• If staff cancels a class, refunds will automatically be issued. • Our programs require advanced planning and purchase of supplies to provide a quality experience, therefore requests for a refund or credit must be submitted in writing to the program supervisor at least seven days in advance of the start of the program, unless otherwise specified. Send email to registration@rockvillemd.gov. Less than seven days prior to the start of a program, requests for a refund or credit will be considered if accompanied by proper medical or other requested documentation. Proration and administrative fees apply. • The following administrative fees are charged for issuing a refund or credit: programs/classes $15; childcare $50; senior programs $15; sports teams $100; individual sports participants $15; swim $15; teens $15. A credit will be applied to your City of Rockville account for registrations under $20 (exceptions: nature, senior, swim and teen programs). • We are committed to providing quality programs and facilities. If you are unhappy with our services, please contact us. We will suggest another program to try, or if you prefer, will give you a full credit or refund your money. That’s our “Customer Satisfaction Guarantee.”

Transfers:

Requests are subject to availability. Requests must be in writing. Send email to registration@rockvillemd.gov. Registrations cannot be transferred from one registrant to another due to wait lists. Note: $25 fee is assessed for child care programs.

Rate Key:

Prices are listed as: Resident (R), Nonresident (NR) Member (M), Nonmember (NM)

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at www.rockvillemd.gov/registration.

Rockville City Hall, Dept. of Rec. And Parks 111 Maryland Avenue 20850 Fax: 240-314-8659 Rockville Swim and Fitness Ctr. 355 Martins Lane 20850 Fax: 240-314-8759 Rockville Senior Ctr. 1150 Carnation Drive 20850 Fax: 240-314-8809 Croydon Creek Nature Ctr. 852 Avery Road 20851 Fax: 240-314-8779 Lincoln Park Community Ctr. 357 Frederick Avenue 20850 Fax: 240-314-8789 Thomas Farm Community Ctr. 700 Fallsgrove Drive 20850 Fax: 240-314-8849 Twinbrook Community Recreation Ctr. 12920 Twinbrook Parkway 20851 Fax: 240-314-8839

3. Walk-In:

All locations listed above accept walk-ins. Hours vary by facility. Call in advance to avoid unnecessary trips.

Use your smart phone for quick access to our website.


Registration Form | Formulario de inscripción *Required Info | Info Requerida Check here if this is a new address, phone number or email address. Please print. This form may be copied.

Marque aquí si esta es una dirección nueva. teleefono o dirección de correo electrónico. Por favor imprima. Esta formulario puede ser reproducido.

Contact Information | Información del contacto Last Name | Apellido*

First Name | Nombre*

Address | Dirección*

Birthday | Fecha de nacimiento (mm/dd/yy)* City | Ciudad*

Home Phone | Teléfono de Casa*

Email*

State | Estado*

Work Phone | Teléfono de Trabajo

Zip | Código postal*

Cell Phone | Celular

Emergency Contact | Contacto de Emergencia For participants under 18 | Participante menor de edad

Name | Nombre*

Relationship | Relación*

Participant’s Name (Last, First) Apellido y Nombre del Participante

Birthday (mm/dd/yy) Fecha de Nacimiento (mm/dd/yy)

Phone | Teléfono*

Sex Activity Name Sexo Nombre de la Actividad

School Attending

Activity Number Número

Escuela a la que asiste

Grade Fees* Grado Costo*

Rec Fund | Fondo de rec.: $__________ Sr. Ctr. Mem | Centro de Ancianos: $__________ Multi-Course Discount | Descuento por asistencia a varios cursos : $__________ $10__________ $25__________ $50__________ Other $__________ Contribution to Recretion Fund Youth Scholarship | Contribución adicional al Fondo de recreación: $__________ Processed by:

Date Processed:

Total Amount Due: Cantidad Total:

Total Paid: $

Program Modifications: Participants with disabilities should contact our office prior to activity.

Payment | Pago Name on Card | Nombre en la tarjeta

Credit Card Number | Número en la Tarjeta de Crédito

Security Code | Código de Seguridad

Expiration Date | Fecha de Expiración

Payer Address (If different than above) Dirección del Pagador (si es diferente que la de arriba) Visa | Mastercard | Cash | Check #__________

City | Ciudad

State | Estado

Zip | Código Postal

Cardholder Signature | Firma del Dueño de la Tarjeta Release,Waiver,Assumption of Risk and Consent | Descargo y exención de responsabilidad, asunción de riesgos y consentimiento

Participation in the program may be a hazardous activity. Participant should not participate in the program unless participant is in good physical shape and is medically able. Participant (or parent or guardian on behalf of a minor child participant) assumes all risks associated with participation in this program, including but not limited to, those generally associated with this type of program, the hazards of traveling on public roads, of accidents, of illness, and of the forces of nature. In consideration of the right to participate in the program and in further consideration of the arrangement made for the participant by the Mayor and Council of Rockville through its Department of Recreation and Parks for food, travel, and recreation, the participant, his or her heirs, and executors, or a parent or guardian on behalf of a minor child participant, agrees to release and indemnify the Mayor and Council of the City of Rockville and all of its agents, officers and employees, from any and all claims for injuries or loss of any person or property which may arise out of or result from participation in the program.The participant (or the parent or guardian on behalf of a minor child participant) grants permission for a doctor or emergency medical technician to administer emergency treatment of the participant and consents to the City’s use of photographs taken or videotapes made of the program that include the participant. Neither the instructor nor any of the staff are responsible for participants prior to or after the scheduled program. By providing your email address you are agreeing to sign up for the Rockville & Recreation and Parks mailing list to receive email updates about our programs. All information collected will be used in accordance with the City of Rockville privacy policy. You may withdraw your consent at any time. By my participation in a City of Rockville, Department of Recreation and Parks program and/or entering a facility, I agree to follow all posted and/or published rules and staff member’s instructions.Violation may result in removal from the program and/or suspension from the facility. Participación en el programa puede ser una actividad peligrosa. Participante no debe participar en el programa a menos que el participante está en buena forma física y es médicamente capaz. Participantes (o padre o tutor en nombre de un participante menor de edad) asume todos los riesgos asociados con la participación en este programa, incluyendo pero no limitado a, los generalmente asociados con este tipo de programa, los riesgos de viajar en las vías públicas, de accidentes, de enfermedad y de las fuerzas de la naturaleza. Teniendo en cuenta el derecho a participar en el programa y en consideración del acuerdo por el participante por el Alcalde y Consejo de Rockville a través de su Departamento de recreación y parques para comida, viajes y recreación, el participante, sus herederos y ejecutores, o un padre o tutor en nombre de un hijo menor de edad pudiera derivarse de o como resultado de la participación en el programa. El participante (o el padre o tutor en nombre de un participante menor de edad) concede el permiso de un médico o un técnico médico de emergencia administrar tratamiento de urgencia de la participante y consiente al uso de la ciudad de fotografías o videos del programa que incluyen al participante. Ni el instructor ni ninguno de el personal es responsable de los participantes antes o después del programa. Al participar en un programa de la Ciudad de Rockville, el Departamento de Recreación y Parques y / o ingresar a un centro, acepto seguir todas las normas publicadas y / o publicadas y las instrucciones del miembro del personal. La violación puede resultar en la eliminación del programa y / o la suspensión de la instalación.

* Signature of Participant/Guardian | Firma del participante/tutor _________________________________________________________________________________________________

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S U M ME R

CAMPS 2020

The Camp Guide will be available at www.rockvillemd.gov/recreation and all city facilities beginning in mid-Jan.

S A V E T H E D AT E S

Camp Registration Begins Tuesday, Jan. 21 Most Camps Begin the Week of June 22

V I S I T O U R B O OT H Jan. 26 • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Montgomery County Camp and Summer Fun Expo at the Hilton Hotel Rockville, 1750 Rockville Pike

240-314-8620 • www.rockvillemd.gov/camps

Profile for Rockville Recreation

Winter 2020 Life in Rockville Recreation and Parks Activity Guide  

Winter 2020 Life in Rockville Recreation and Parks Activity Guide  

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