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Shelbyville Parks & Recreation Department 945 South Tompkins Street, Shelbyville, IN 46176

Mission Statement

Community Minded, Healthy Natured, Family Oriented Parks and Recreation Staff Karen Martin, Parks Director Trisha Tackett, Recreation Director Chris Stephens, Sports Director Jill Camp, Special Events Coordinator Wendy Wise, Administrative Assistant Jennifer Leffler, Administrative Assistant Terry Pierce, Maintenance Supervisor Dennis Blunk, Maintenance Gary Leffler, Maintenance Lucas Eads, Maintenance Danny Wright, Maintenance JR Branum, Maintenance Justin Anderson, Maintenance Matt Thomas, Custodian

Park Board Members Gary Bowen, Mike Babbitt, Gary Nolley, Terie Anderson

Parks & Recreation Phone Directory Administrative Office City Pool

317-392-5128 317-398-3537

Parks E-mail Addresses Karen Martin Trisha Tackett Chris Stephens Jill Camp Wendy Wise Jennifer Leffler

Parks Office Hours Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm

Facilities Carl McNeely Civic Center Meridian Park Family Aquatic Center Clearwick Park Morrison Park Sunset Park Kennedy Park Sunrise Park Tindall Park Blue River Memorial Park Most programming and facilities are handicap accessible, for more information call 392-5128

Three Easy Ways to Register

Registrations for recreation, athletics and special events may be made in the Parks office, by phone with credit card payment or by mailing in a registration form with payment. Registrations will be processed as they arrive and will be handled on a first come/first serve basis unless otherwise noted. Signing up for one class does not guarantee a space in the next class session if the class is ongoing. You must pre-register for each individual class session. Registration forms may be found in the Parks office All fees must be paid before services can be given!

Refund Information

Once a program begins it is not policy to refund enrollment fees. If an instructor becomes ill and the class must be canceled and not rescheduled, refunds will be made.

Do you know where we are located? We are located in the Carl McNeely Civic Center building (the old Junior-Senior High). If you are coming from Colescott Street turn left on Meridian Street, then straight to Second Street. Turn left on Second Street - go one block up to South Tompkins Street turn right, our entrance will be on the right hand side of the road.

2018-2019 Holiday Closings September 3 Labor Day October 8 Columbus Day November 6 General Election November 12 Veterans Day November 22,23 Thanksgiving December 24,25 Christmas January 1, 2019 New Years Day January 21, 2019 Martin Luther King Jr. Day April 19, 2019 Good Friday

Cancellation of Programs

Programs listed will be offered unless the number enrolled fall under the minimum that is listed. After programs are underway, cancellations will occur only if the instructor is sick and unable to attend or the weather causes us to cancel. To check on cancellation of classes, please call 392-5128. To check evening activities to see if a cancellation has occurred call the Parks office before 4:00pm on the day of the program. Please enter extension 18 if it is after 4:00pm.

Photo Policy

If photos are taken of participants in a class, during a special event or at our park facilities, they are for parks and recreation usage only and may be used in the park brochures, flyers or on the parks & recreation website.

Park Board Meetings

Meetings are held the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month at the Carl McNeely Civic Center at 4:15pm. The meetings are open to the public. 317-392-5128


for school year 2018-2019

Ages 3-5


Classes available for 3’s & 4’s

Tuesday & Thursday 8:30-11 AM & 12-2:30 PM JUST $75 per month!


Classes available for 4’s & 5’s

Monday, Wednesday & Friday 8:30-11 AM & 12-2:30 PM ONLY $90 per month!

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A child's first experience in school is very important to insure they are excited about the learning process.

We focus on team building activities which helps develop the social aspect and a willingness to work with others.

We foster a positive learning environment by working with your child's strengths and weaknesses to develop their unique learning style.

Academically your child will write their name, count to 100, learn reading readiness skills, and much more.

Your child is not just another number at our preschool, they are treated as #1. Fun-filled trips are planned to get your kids out into the community. We encourage interactive parent involvement through weekly newsletters that highlight what we learned so you can continue the learning process at home. We also want parents to come to school during special party days and field trips.

A NON-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration. Students must be potty trained! Refer a friend and Save!

Halloween Fun Festival Friday, October 26

Shelby County Fair Grounds • 6:30-9:30pm Bring a Trick-or-Treat Bag!

Join your friends at the Shelbyville Parks Department for a “Spooktacular” good time! We will have games, crafts, pumpkin carving, pony rides, bonfire, music by GIANT96 Real Radio, hayrides to our pumpkin patch with some great thrills along the way and much more!

Ages 12 and under. Wristbands are $7/child in advance or $8/child at the festival Wristbands can be purchased at the Parks Dept. office 945 Tompkins Street Volunteers needed. Please call Trisha Tackett 392-5128

Contact your licensed Zumba instructor:

317-401-1619 or facebook!


HOURS: 6AM TO 9PM 7 DAYS A WEEK Key fobs for entry will be issued to each member when signing up. Key fob will be the members responsibility. Replacement, if lost, will be $15. (13 and under are not allowed in the fitness room. 14-17 year olds must be accompanied by adult)



Monday - 5:30pm - Zumba Fitness Tuesday - 5:30pm - Zumba Step (Beginning Sept. 11) Wednesday - 5:30pm & 7pm - Zumba Fitness Thursday - 5:30pm - Circuit Class Saturday - 8am - Zumba Fitness (Beginning Nov. 3) 317-401-1619 All classes will be held in the ZUMBA ROOM • 317-392-5128

NEW Fun Ideas!

Combining Latin and international music with dance movements to create a party atmosphere! Classes are held at the Parks Dept. 945 Tompkins St.

Parent-Child Interaction Class You and your child will have the opportunity to exercise and socialize in this class. Coordination, large motor skills, and movement skills will be developed through climbing, running, jumping, and rolling on our indoor equipment. Creativity will be enhanced using the parachute, hula-hoops, balls, and other play toys. We will have craft time which helps the child use their imagination and there will also be story and snack time too!

Class Schedule Monday Morning 9:00am – 10:00am Monday Evening 6:00pm – 7:00pm Tuesday Evening 6:00pm – 7:00pm

Instructor: Jami Clark Fee: $18.00/month REGISTER MONTHLY! Classes start in September and run through April Ages: 18 months to 3 years old (boys and girls) Visit Our Website For More Information


Mondays & Thursdays · 7:15-8:15PM Shelbyville High School Pool Fee: $30 per month Both classes will share pool from 7:15-8:15pm


A refreshing way to tone, shape, and feel better! Each workout will consist of warm-up, aerobics, and a cool down. All areas of the anatomy are worked to receive overall conditioning.

· Low Impact on Joints · Keeps Body Cool · Decreased Muscle Soreness · Great Calorie Burner · Improves Muscular Endurance · Improves Flexibility · Improves Core Strength · Fun & Enjoyable!

PRE-REGISTRATION is required at the Parks Office. Registration will be monthly!


MONDAY & THURSDAY 6:30-8:30pm Shelbyville High School


Pre-registration is required through the Parks Office, 945 S Tompkins Street 392-5128 Thank you so much to the Shelbyville High School for allowing us to utilize their facility!

Want To Become A Lifeguard?

September 21 Time: 6-8pm

Blue River Park Shelter 725 Lee Blvd If bad weather class will be held at the Parks Dept. 945 S Tompkins Street

COST: $30

This includes wine, cheese, fruit & supplies!!!!

Lifeguard Training We will be offering a certification class.

Must be pre-registered by September 19th

Date to be announced. Must be 15 years or older.

Call our office at 392-5128 for more information!

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Held at the Parks Department 945 S. Tompkins St.

Room & Gym Rentals

Planning a party? Need a facility? Call us at 392-5128 Banquet Room Amenities: • Seats 96 people • FULL KITCHEN with 2 stoves, 4 food warmers, refrigerator, 5 sinks • Large food bar area • Tables & chairs included

• Parking available • Separate entrance on 4th Street • Accessible facility & restrooms • A/C & Heat

Gym Amenities:

6, 2019 • 8am-1pm Nov. 3, 2018 & April

• Tables & chairs available upon request • Volleyball nets available upon request



65+ Booths

• Need to bring your own balls • Multiple goals available


Booth space is 10x12 • $20/Booth w/ 2 tables $10/Booth if you provide your own tables Booth location is first come first serve. Book EARLY! Set up time is Friday from 4-9pm

Community SALE! No room to have it at your house or just don’t want to mess with the hassle of advertising or cleaning out your garage to make room? NO WORRIES! Call us today to reserve your spot. We have the room and we’ll take care of all the advertising for you! With over 65 booths, the crowd is great!

Activity Room B Amenities: • Seats 84 people • Tables & chairs included • Parking available • Separate entrance on S. Tompkins Street

• Accessible facility & restrooms • A/C & Heat • Great open space for games

Set up and clean up is included in all rental fees! No smoking. No smokeless tobacco. No alcohol on parks property.


Community Yoga Strengthen the Body Every Thursday 5:15-6:15 pm • Gentle Beginner 6:30-7:30 pm • Mindful Flow

T-BIRDS T-BALL Wednesdays, Sept. 12th-Oct. 10th Time: 4:30-5:30pm • Cost: $70

ROOKIE LEAGUE BASEBALL Wednesdays, Sept. 12th-Oct. 10th Time: 5:30-6:30pm • Cost: $70

HUMMINGBIRD SOCCER Thursdays, Sept. 6th-Oct. 4th

Led By

Adrienne Lacy, RYT - 200

$5 Per Class

Classes held at Parks Dept 945 S Tompkins St.

Time: 5:30-6:30pm • Cost: $50

For more information & to register, visit Or contact Area Manager Zach Hensel at (740) 262-8561.





Volleyball Coed This Sunday afternoon league lets everyone in on the fun!!

Ages 16 and up!


A League: Monday Nights If you’re looking for some serious competition B League: Tuesday Nights If you’re looking for a recreational workout C League: Tuesday Nights Teams just starting out or looking for recreation


Each session consists of 10 games plus single elimination tourney!

League consists of 8 Wednesday night games plus a single elimination tourney. Fee is $300 per team. Min. 5 players, max. 10 players per roster.

6 per team –10 max. per roster Awards given to league and tourney winners!

B League: Semi-competitive - skill level average to above average C League: Recreational - skill level average

Winter League Registration

November 1st-December 14th, 2018 Games January - April

1st Ann ual


Fishing Derby

Sunday September 16, 2018 Location: TBD

Fee: $175/team

Fall League Registration:

August 1 – 24, 2018; Games Sept – Dec, 2018

Winter League Registration: Nov. 12 – Dec. 7, 2018; Games January – April, 2019 All games played in Parks Dept. Gym 945 S. Tompkins St. • Shelbyville • 317-392-5128

YOUTH ARCHERY CLINIC Sunday September 23, 2018 Registration will be from 5-5:30pm Clinic will be from 5:45-7:15pm For Ages 8-18 Fee is $10 per child Must have their own archery equipment

Ages 3-15. Must be accompanied by an adult. Must have their own fishing equipment.

Fee is $10 per child Registration will be from 5-5:30pm Fishing Derby will be from 5:45-7:15pm

Prizes will be awarded to the winners: 1st Fish • Biggest Fish • Most Fish

Location: Blue River Memorial Park 725 Lee Blvd. Shelbyville

From: S. Claus North Pole


Santa The Parks Dept. is here and ready to help! Have your child write their letter to Santa, and we will make sure Santa gets it! Santa will write a personalized letter back, for FREE! But you have to hurry! Deadline for the letters is Dec. 19th! Send your letter to: 945 S Tompkins Street Shelbyville, IN 46176 C/O Santa’s Workshop


COST $20 PER PERSON Session 1

9-11am Kindergarten to 2nd Grade

12-2pm 3rd Grade to 5th Grade

Includes: Canvas, cookie & hot chocolate Space is limited! Must be pre-registered. Call today to reserve your spot!

Gingerbread House Creation Class

Sunday December 9th @ 2pm

Session 2

Let the creativity begin! Bring the entire family out for a fun time together making holiday memories! Have your “masterpiece” to display throughout the holiday season for friends and family to see... if you can resist eating it that is! Held at the Parks Department 945 Tompkins Street Cost: $12 Per Gingerbread House Reserved Seating! Must be registered to participate.

Catered By:

Saturday, December 15

We transform our gymnasium into a

We will have a small Santa shop for last minute unique handmade gifts & children can participate in a holiday craft!

8:30am or 9:30am Servings! 200 tickets per serving

$6/ Ticket Purchase at the Parks Office 945 S. Tompkins St.

Bring Your Own Camera To Capture The Moment!

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Let us help you out while the kids are on winter break! No need to stay home, the Parks Department will have many different fun activities for the kids to keep them busy! If the weather permits, sledding could be in that plan! YAY! Each child needs to bring a lunch!

Pre-registration is required! Call to reserve your spot today! 392-5128

Join Us For A

Super Special Night

filled with crafting fun, food, dancing and all the POWER of Superheros! Come dressed up as your favorite Superhero!

Time: 6-8pM


3 Ages:

Daddy-Daughter Night

February 17

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED Event will fill up! Sign up today!

Last year’s Disney theme.

Cost: $20/couple $8 per additional child Mother-Son Night

February 24


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Girls Basketball


Classes will be on Thursdays evenings starting Aug. 23rd

FEBRUARY 16, 23 & MARCH 2, 9, 16 • $25 PER CAMPER 9:15AM10:30AM FOR 1ST3RD GRADE 10:45AM12:00PM 4TH6TH GRADE

D1 ages 4 to 6 5:45-6:30


D2 ages 7 to 9 6:30-7:15

This 5 week camp is for Girls 1st-6th grade. The camp will be run by a different Shelby County Girl’s Varsity basketball coaching staff each week. Campers will learn basketball fundamentals, terminology, improve their skill set, and HAVE FUN!


D3 ages 10 and up 7:15-8:00 D4 try out only contact coach for more information 8-9 Please contact 616-538-2888 for more information, or go to their facebook page Champion Force of Indiana.

Girl’s Softball Camp The Shelby County Girls Softball League is partnering with the Shelbyville High School softball team and coaches to bring you this camp. SHS coaches and players will work with all campers on the fundamentals of throwing, fielding, batting, running and sliding.

Brownies & Bunnies

SATURDAY MARCH 16 • $20 PER PERSON Includes: Canvas, brownie & drink

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Saturday, February 16, 2018 Register by Feb. 14

9am to 12pm at SHS Auxiliary Gym Ages 4 -12 years

Space is limited! Must be pre-registered. Call today to reserve your spot!

Session 1

9-11am K to 2nd Grade

Session 2 12-2pm 3rd Grade and up

Shelbyville Parks Department

Community Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 13 Kennedy Park

The Bunny will arrive on the fire truck at 12pm The hunt is FREE! Open to children ages 10 and under Make sure to bring your own basket to collect eggs!

Come celebrate Easter with the Shelbyville Parks Department & the Easter Bunny! Bring your own camera to capture your child’s picture with the Easter Bunny! A special thanks to the Shelbyville Fire Department for delivering the Bunny to us safely each year!

Summer Employment Looking For A Great Part-Time Job This Summer?

Shelbyville Parks & Recreation 945 S. Tompkins Street 317-392-5128

Returning Staff Only! Job Applications will be accepted December 17 – January 31, 2019

Softball Concessions Applications are due by January 31st for returning and new applicants!

Umpires Applications are due by: March 30

Park Maintenance Applications are due by: Feb. 28

Pool Pool Manager Lifeguards Concession Workers Admissions Gate Caretaker/Grounds Returning staff applications are due Jan. 31. New applications are due Feb. 28.

Day Camp Counselors

Must be graduating senior and up to apply for this position. Returning staff applications are due Jan. 31 New applications are due by Feb. 28

Assistant Camp Director (Deadline for ALL applicants is January 31)

New Applicants We will be accepting applications from Feb. 1-28th Unless otherwise specified to the left!


Shelbyville Parks and Recreation 945 S. Tompkins Street Shelbyville, IN 46176

• Community Garage Sale • Movies in the Park Summer Schedule • Summer Day Camps for Kids • Reading Adventures in the Park • Zumba Classes • Dive-In Movie at the Pool

• Meridian Park Pool Hours/Fees/Rules • Meridian Park Pool Party Packages • Youth Swim Lessons • Community Night at the Pool • Doggie Day at the Pool • Water Aerobics Classes

Our Spring/Summer Guide Will be available Mid-March

Connect with us on social media!

/shelbyparks945 • @_shelbyparks • _shelbyparks #SHELBYPARKS #PARKSMAKELIFEBETTER!

• Softball Tournaments & Leagues • Shelby County Girls Softball • Blue River Soccer • Hook a Kid on Golf

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Show Your Support! Believing in Parks and Recreation and what

we do as you promote your business in a ? y positive light and deliver your message to Wh impact others! Ways of Advertising Your Business & “Partnering with Parks” · Preschool Program · Softball Leagues · Breakfast with Santa · Halloween Fun Fest · Fitness Room/Heathy Living · Swim Lessons

· Community Easter Egg Hunt · Volleyball Leagues · Music in the Park · Meridian Park Pool · Movies in the Park

Reserve Your Window Today!

Call us today 392-5128 Pricing varies and is based on the window sizing you choose! Pricing starts at $250

The Shelbyville Parks Department is always looking for volunteers to help out in many different ways. If your business, scout group, organization, school or just you individually would like to be a volunteer... WE WANT YOU! Call Karen Martin, Jill Camp or Trisha Tackett at 317-392-5128

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Shelbyville Parks & Recreation Activity Guide  

2018-2019 Fall/Winter/Spring Edition Community Minded. Healthy Natured. Family Oriented.

Shelbyville Parks & Recreation Activity Guide  

2018-2019 Fall/Winter/Spring Edition Community Minded. Healthy Natured. Family Oriented.