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PARKS AND RECREATION PROGRAM GUIDE SUMMER 2018 CREATING COMMUNITY THROUGH PEOPLE, PARKS AND PROGRAMS!

Anamax Recreation Center • 17501 S. Camino de las Quintas • www.sahuaritaaz.gov/parksandrec


HOW TO REGISTER: All classes and programs, unless otherwise noted, are available for registration at www.sahuaritaaz.gov/ParksandRec or in person at Anamax Recreation Center, 17501 S. Camino de las Quintas. Classes are held at Anamax Recreation Center unless otherwise noted. Find us on Facebook and our website for new program information, cancellations and promotions.

YOUTH PROGRAMS Wiggle Waggle Worms Focus on large and small motor skill development while having fun! Children and adults share songs, play games and participate in age-appropriate obstacle courses. Active parent participation and socks required. This is not a drop-in class.

Little Worms Age:

9 to 18 months

Day & Time:

Wednesday

Dates & Fee: May June July No class 7/4

10 – 10:45 a.m. $25 $20 $15

August $25

Bigger Worms Age:

Day & Time:

19 to 36 months Monday

10 – 10:45 a.m.

Dates & Fee: May No class 5/28

$15

June July August

$20 $25 $20

My Unique View: A Drawing Experience

A Lot for Tots Summer Camp Don’t miss out on Summertime Fun in Sahuarita! Preschool summer camp is exciting, educational and tons of fun! Camp includes games, crafts, music, guest speakers and ends with a family campout in the park on August 3. Age:

3 to 5 years

Days & Time:

T/Th

9 – 11 a.m.

Dates & Fee: May No class 5/29, 5/31

"Imaginarium"

$120

June July No class 7/3, 7/5

"Island Explorers"

$120

"A Bug's Life"

$105

A Lot for Tots Preschool Making new friends, encouraging curiosity and learning in a fun and imaginative way. Your child will love their time with us! Class ratio is two instructors to 12 children. Age:

3 to 5 years

Days & Time:

T/Th

Dates & Fee:

August

9 – 11 a.m. "Artful Antics"

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp Challenger Sports British soccer camp is a popular soccer camp based on one of the most innovative approaches to coaching youth soccer in the US and Canada. With programs for each age, the curriculum includes a variety of foot skills, technical drills, tactical practices, freestyle soccer, small-sided games and a mini World Cup scenario. Location:

Anamax Park, Field 4

Age:

3 to 5 years

This program provides preteens the opportunity to engage in unique artistic experiences using mixed media materials including: watercolors, charcoal and pencils. Students will be provided all required materials and will participate in an art show at the end of camp.

Day & Time:

T/W/Th/F

Age:

6 to 16 years

Age:

Day & Time:

T/W/Th/F

10 to 13 years

Dates and Fees: 5/21 – 5/25

Day & Time:

Friday

9 – 11 a.m.

Dates and Fees: 5/29 – 6/2

Date and Fee:

June

$35

Registration:

1

$135

8 – 9 a.m. $90

9 a.m. – Noon $140

www.challengersports.com


Taekwondo Southern Dragon Taekwondo offers martial arts classes for basic, intermediate and advanced skills. Classes focus on taekwondo, fitness and self-defense. A free trial class is available for interested students. Age:

6 + years

Day & Time: M/T/Th/F M/W/F

3:30 – 4:30 p.m. 5:45 – 6:45 p.m.

9:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Saturday

Saturday 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.* *Red belt rank or higher Dates:

Ongoing

Fees:

Unlimited $90 per month/unlimited classes per week; includes one free t-shirt, uniform, sparring gear and tournament fees

Standard $60 per month/three classes per week; includes one free t-shirt and uniform Register:

www.southerndragontaekwondo.com

Little Dragons Taekwondo These classes focus on improving basic motor and listening skills and Taekwondo fundamentals. A student’s first uniform is free. A free trial class is available for interested students. Age:

3 to 5 years

Day & Time:

T/Th

2:45 – 3:30 p.m.

Dates & Fee:

Ongoing

$45 per month

Register:

www.southerndragontaekwondo.com

Story Time

Summer Open Rec

Parents, grandparents and caregivers of young children are welcome to attend our free story time. Children engage in active learning by reading, moving to music and art/craft projects. Age:

All ages

Day & Time:

M/F

11 – 11:45 a.m.

Dates & Fee:

Ongoing

FREE

Dog License Residents must register their dogs in the Town of Sahuarita per animal control regulations. For more information visit: www.sahuaritaaz.gov/animalservices or call 520-445-PUPS.

School is out and it’s time to find something for kids to do. Sign them up for Sahuarita’s Summer Open Rec progam. Activities include sports, crafts and board games, all in air-conditioned comfort. This program is provided by the Town of Sahuarita in partnership with SUSD and Rancho Sahuarita. Location:

Anza Trail School

Age:

6 to 13 years

Day & Time:

M/T/W/Th

12 – 4:30 p.m.

Dates & Fee:

6/4 – 7/12 No program 7/4

FREE

Register: Weekly online registration is required as space is limited. (Youth Programs Continued on Page 3)

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FLIP Gymnastics FLIP Gymnastics offers private and semi-private tumbling lessons for children and teens. Call Lou Regalado 956-884-9689 or email louregalado@yahoo.com for class placement. Age:

5 to 17 years

Day & Time: Tuesday 7:15 – 9:15 p.m. Wednesday 4 – 7 p.m. No class 7/4 Fee: $52 for a four-class Flip Lesson Card

Creative Dance The Sahuarita Dance Center designs sessions focused on awareness of self and others. Kids learn basic dance, coordination, rhythm, music and socialization skills. Age:

3 to 5 years

Day & Time:

Tuesday

11 – 11:45 a.m.

Dates & Fee: May No class 5/29

$30

$30

June

July No class 7/3 August

$30 $30

ADULT PROGRAMS Fees for fitness classes vary and are paid directly to the instructor at the time of class. Classes and schedules are subject to change. The current month’s schedule is available on the Parks and Recreation monthly calendar at www.sahuaritaaz.gov/ParksandRec.

Hatha Yoga Practicing yoga provides strength, stamina, flexibility and relaxation. Learn to deal with stress, be content, and be grateful—living in the moment. Open to all levels of students. Day & Time:

W/F

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Instructor: Diana Makes, RYT Day & Time: Monday 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Monday 4:35 - 5:30 p.m. Instructor: Callie Norbury, RYT

Body Balance Chair Yoga This is a great way to get the body moving for those who are disabled, recovering from an injury, or have limited mobility. Through mindful movement, focused breath and guided meditation, you may begin to find a greater sense of relaxation and perhaps even a happier you! Day & Time:

Thursday

1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Dates & Fee: Ongoing $8 per class $65 for 10 yoga bucks (One yoga buck buys a class) Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructor:

Callie Norbury, RYT

Senior Cardio Boxing Designed specifically for active adults. This class will focus on handeye coordination, balance and rhythm as well as overall fitness. Ask the instructor and other participants how this class may help minimize symptoms associated with Parkinson’s disease.

Day & Time:

T/Th

Instructor:

Debbie Stenson

Day & Time:

Tuesday Thursday

12:45 – 1:30 p.m. 12:45 – 1:15 p.m.

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Dates & Fee:

Ongoing

$5 per class

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructor:

Sue Jones

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Dates & Fee: Ongoing $8 per class $65 for 10 yoga bucks (One yoga buck buys a class)

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Taekwondo Southern Dragon Taekwondo offers martial arts classes for basic, intermediate and advanced skills. Classes focus on taekwondo, fitness and self-defense. A free trial class is available for interested students. Age:

6 + years

Day & Time:

M/T/Th/F

3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

M/W/F

5:45 – 6:45 p.m.

5:45 – 7:30 p.m.

2nd and 4th Friday

Saturday Saturday

9:30 – 11:30 a.m. 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.* *Red belt rank or higher

Dates:

Ongoing

Fees:

Unlimited $90 per month/unlimited classes per week; includes one free T-Shirt, uniform, sparring gear and tournament fees

Standard $60 per month/three classes per week; includes one free T-Shirt and uniform Register:

www.southerndragontaekwondo.com

Sahuarita Hiking Club Hit the local trails with an experienced hiking guide. Hikers enjoy the beautiful desert surroundings, a quick lunch break and then return to Anamax Recreation Center.

FiTBody

Time & Location: Depart from Anamax Recreation Center at 7 a.m.

A mix of basic, full-body fitness elements that include interval and circuit training along with body sculpting, cardio dance and mat science. Day & Time:

T/Th Saturday

7 – 8 a.m. 8 - 9 a.m.

Dates & Fee:

Ongoing

$5 per class

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructor:

Sue Jones

First Aid/CPR/AED Course All classes follow American Heart Association Guidelines. Each passing participant receives a course completion card.

Day & Hike: 5/12 Bog Spring Trail, Moderate, 5.8 miles 5/26 Sonoita Creek Trail, Easy, 5 miles 8/11 Nature Trail, Easy, 5.2 miles 8/25 Josephine Saddle, Difficult, 6.2 miles Fee: $5 per hike

Pilates Plus Practice controlled exercises that engage the mind and condition the body. Blending strength and flexibility training improves posture, reduces stress and creates long, lean muscles without the bulk. Day & Time:

Tuesday

9:45 – 10:45 a.m.

Thursday

9:45 – 11 a.m.

Dates & Fee:

Ongoing

$5 per class

Day & Time:

Saturday

Dates:

5/19, 6/16, 7/21, and 8/18

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Fee:

$65 CPR/First Aid/AED $45 CPR/AED $45 First Aid

Instructor:

Sue Jones

Register:

Call Green Valley Fire Department at 520-625-9438

8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

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ADULT PROGRAMS (CONT.)

Pound® Pound® is the world’s first cardio jam session inspired by the infectious, energizing and sweat-dropping fun of playing the drums! Day & Time: Dates & Fee:

Tuesday

6 – 6:45 p.m.

Ongoing

$5 per class

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructor:

Shawna Garcia

Beginning Argentine Tango Learn basic steps, tango techniques, and floor craft. No dance experience or partner required. Come in and start dancing!

Pawsitive Pups AZ Dog Training

Day & Time:

Monday

7 – 8 p.m.

Dates & Fee:

Ongoing

$7 per class

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructors:

Beverly Tobiason and Chuck Soukup

Puppy Socialization Class (4 months to 1 year) Socializing your puppy successfully will help to prevent behavioral issues as an adult. This class introduces basic obedience cues such as "sit," "stay," and "down." You will also learn how to desensitize your puppy to various stimuli to prevent fear or aggression later in life. First class is without your puppy. Location:

Anamax Park, between Fields 1 & 2

Day & Time:

Thursday

Dates:

5/3 – 6/7 6/14 – 7/19 7/26 – 8/30

Fee:

$150 per session

4 – 5 p.m.

Dance Cardio Love to dance but hate to exercise? This is the class for you! Dance Cardio is a low-impact class that combines easy-to-follow dance moves along with light-weight cardio routines. Hear sounds from pop music along with the oldies you love while you move and groove into shape. Day & Time: Friday Dates & Fee: Ongoing

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. $5 per class

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructor:

Sue Jones

Beyond Basic (1 year +) Students review the basic cues such as "sit," "stay," "down," and practice behavior while utilizing the 3 D’s (Distance, Duration and Distraction). Instructions will include loose leash walking, heel, settle and solutions for nuisance behaviors such as jumping, chewing and barking. First class is without your dog. Location:

Anamax Park, between Fields 1 & 2

Day & Time:

Thursday

Dates:

5/3 – 6/7 6/14 – 7/19 7/26 – 8/30

Fee:

$150 per session

5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

*All dogs/puppies must be up to date with their vaccinations (Copy of records are required at first class.)

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Zumba® A fitness class with a fun, party-like atmosphere filled with music and dance movements to tone and sculpt the body. It blends cardio and muscle-toning movements to burn calories while disguising the musical dance steps as exercise. Day & Time: Tuesday Wednesday Wednesday Thursday Dates & Fee: Ongoing

4:45 – 5:45 p.m. 11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. 7:15 – 8:15 p.m. 6 – 7 p.m. $3 per class

Register:

No registration, drop-in

Instructor:

Michelle Cadena


AQUATICS

EVENTS

Location: Sahuarita Aquatics Center, 16230 S. Starlight View Lane

Summer Open Swim Splish, Splash into summer! Sahuarita Parks and Recreation in partnership with SUSD and YMCA are offering family open swim! Day & Time:

Sat/Sun

1 – 5 p.m.

Dates & Fee:

6/2 – 7/29

$1 per person

Summer Lap Swim Lap swimming is a great way to exercise and stay cool this summer. Sahuarita Parks and Recreation in partnership with SUSD and YMCA are offering lap swim! Day & Time:

Sunday

11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Dates & Fee:

6/3 – 7/29

$1 per person

SPORTS Co-Ed Slow-Pitch Softball

Live Music Concert Series at Sahuarita Lake Park 1st Saturday • Sahuarita Lake Park • Evenings Enjoy live music at the lake the first Saturday of each month. Concerts are free and open to the public. Please support Sahuarita Foodbank and bring donations of non-perishable food items to the concert. Check www.sahuaritaaz.gov or Sahuarita Parks and Recreation on Facebook for the most current performer lineup and start times.

Red, White and Boom July 4 • Sahuarita Lake Park • 6 – 10 p.m. The Town of Sahuarita, in partnership with Rancho Sahuarita, hosts a 4th of July Celebration. An exciting fireworks display will light the sky above Sahuarita Lake Park. Be sure to bring your picnic chairs and blankets. There will be live entertainment, face painting, food for sale and other fun children’s activities. This event is free and open to the public.

Take me out to the ball game! Participants must be 18 or older. Come check out our new eight-week league for summer! Registration closes 5/23.

Canoe Days

Location:

Anza Trail Park

Day & Time:

M/W

Canoe Days is a free family event that is presented in partnership with Boy Scout Troop 301 and Rancho Sahuarita. Families can enjoy a day at the lake and a few hours of canoeing, weather permitting.

Dates:

Eight-week season starts 6/4

Fee:

$145 per team

6:30, 7:35 and 8:40 p.m.

Aug. 11 and 12 • Sahuarita Lake Park • 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Dog Shot Clinic

Aug. 25 • Anamax Recreation Center • 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. In partnership with the Humane Society of Southern Arizona, your furry friend has the opportunity to receive shots, free microchipping (quantities are limited) and assistance in dog licensing to ensure their health and wellbeing. Puppies must be at least 8 weeks old. Dogs must be leashed even if crated. Fees: First 100 rabies shots free for Sahuarita Residents; $6 each thereafter; parvo/distemper shots are $12 and lepto $13; prices may vary. Cash and credit cards only.

Sahuarita Teen Advisory Council (STAC) Activities For STAC information, please call Anamax Recreation Center at 520-445-7850 or visit www.sahuaritaaz.gov.

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Park and Ramada Rentals

Whether you'd like to reserve a ramada for a birthday party or a field to host a softball game, we have a facility that fits your needs. Reservations are available online, www.sahuaritaaz.gov/ParksandRec and in person at Anamax Recreation Center, 17501 S. Camino de las Quintas. For more information call, 520-445-7850. Business Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

1. Anza Trail Park

4. Anamax Park

15490 S. Rancho Sahuarita Blvd. Hours: M-F, 4 – 10 p.m. Weekends, 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

17501 S. Camino De Las Quintas Hours: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Anza Trail Park is a joint-venture park in cooperation with SUSD. This park has three lighted sports fields, two basketball courts, two tennis courts, a covered playground, restrooms, a half-mile walking trail and three reservable ramadas.

2. North Santa Cruz Park 14455 S. Rancho Sahuarita Blvd. Hours: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Anamax Park has four reservable ramadas, five lighted sports fields, a skate spot, a sand volleyball court, a basketball court, restrooms, a covered playground and a 1-acre dog park.

5. Parque Los Arroyos 18225 S. Avenida Arroyo Seco Hours: Sunrise – Sunset Parque Los Arroyos has three reservable ramadas, a covered playground, a basketball court, restrooms, and a walking path with additional covered picnic/seating areas along the pathway.

North Santa Cruz Park contains three lighted sports fields, four reservable ramadas, a covered playground, a skate spot, a basketball court and restrooms.

6. Sahuarita Lake Park

3. Quail Creek-Veterans Municipal Park

15466 S. Rancho Sahuarita Blvd. Hours: Sunrise – Sunset

1905 N. Old Nogales Highway Hours: 7 a.m. – 10 p.m. Dog Park Hours: Sunrise – Sunset The developed areas include a 2-acre dog park, covered playground, two lighted sports fields, a reservable ramada and restrooms.

Sahuarita Lake Park features a 10-acre lake, and provides a community fishing program. Surrounding the lake is a mile-long trail with fitness stations, reservable amphitheater, two reservable gazebos and restrooms. The lake is not for swimming. Only small watercraft are allowed, no gas-powered engines. For information regarding fishing licenses and regulations, contact AZ Game and Fish at www.azgfd.com.

The programs in this guide are neither sanctioned nor sponsored by the Sahuarita Unified School District. Distribution of this brochure is provided as a community service.

Sahuarita Parks and Recreation - Program Guide - Summer 2018  
Sahuarita Parks and Recreation - Program Guide - Summer 2018