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G y t i u v i i d t e c A Summer 2017

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 Amy Wisker, Sports Director Jill Camp, Administrative Assistant Wendy Wise, Administrative Assistant Terry Pierce, Maintenance/Safety Dennis Blunk, Maintenance Gary Leffler, Maintenance Adam Barrett, Maintenance Lucas Eads, Maintenance Danny Wright, Maintenance Matt Thomas, Custodian

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

Parks & Recreation Phone Directory Administrative Office City Pool Parks Fax #

392-5128 398-3537 392-5144

Parks E-mail Addresses Karen Martin Trisha Tackett Amy Wisker Jill Camp Wendy Wise

Parks Office Hours Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Except: every 2nd and 4th Wednesday office closes at 4:15pm

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

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. Tun 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.

2017 Holiday Closings

April 14 May 29 July 4 September 4 October 9 November 10 November 23 & 24 December 25 & 26

Good Friday Memorial Day Independence Day Labor Day Columbus Day Veteran’s Day Thanksgiving Christmas

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 after 4:00pm on the day of the program. Please enter extension 18 if it is after 5:00pm.

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. Office will close!

R E D FOR KIDS M A P M M A YC SU MAY 30 - JULY 28 Drop off times: 7-9am Pick up times: 4-5:30pm

Late fees will be charged after 5:30pm!

ADVENTURE CAMP CAMP PARKS Ages 7-12 Monday - Friday $80/Week

Ages 6-12 Mon, Wed, Fri $60/Week

Both camps have a 1-time registration fee $30/child.

What you will want to know:

• Field Trips will be Tuesdays or Thursdays each week • We will be eating at the Free Lunch Program at Morrison Park and Kennedy Park • Tues. & Thurs. must bring a lunch and drink • At the time of registration you will receive a handbook with “detailed” information • There will be a “Meet the Counselor Night’ on May 24 • A weekly newsletter will be handed out, add and will be available on our website • Each child will receive a camp shirt • Weekly registration accepted • Sign up for REMIND to get up-to-date texts sent directly to your phone

June 18 July 28 Aug 18 Sept 15

Wright Brothers Acoustic Blue River Band Indiana Boys Gene Dere

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Tuesday Tunes AT THE PARK


Blue River Memorial Park

7-9pm Sponsored by are from s t r e c Edward Jones & Mathies Landscaping n o C

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We will be bringing the best of the best to Blue River Memorial Park, and it’s absolutely Held At FREE! Along with jazz, we will have Blues, a bit Blue River of Light Rock, and some foot stomping Park Bluegrass. The Shelby County Arts Alliance will have their Beer Garden at all four concerts for SATURDAY our adult enthusiasts, but as always, concerts are family friendly. So pick your spot under the From 9am to 2pm stars with lawn chairs or a blanket and enjoy! The Arts Fest, Shelby County Arts Sodas, beer, wine & hourderves can be Alliance and Shelby Senior Services purchased. Provided by Shelby County Arts are collaborating their efforts to bring Alliance, money will go to help non-for-profit you a huge event encompassing organizations within the community. Please do children & adult events, food & fun! not bring your own alcoholic beverages in.

Welcome from the Shelbyville Community Band. The band is made up of all volunteer musicians. We have members of all ages from middle and high schoolers up through 80+ years young seasoned musical veterans. The joy of playing music for our community is what we love to do. Please come out to Blue River Memorial Park located off Lee Blvd. (Behind Walmart). Bring the family, your lounge chairs, positive energy and sit back, relax and enjoy the show!


Reading Adventures


Tuesdays at 12:15pm Morrison Park

Classic Car Show

in the Park

une 6, 13, 20, 27, July 11 & J : s e 18 Dat

Come out to Morrison Park and enjoy a “reading adventure” with Shelbyville/Shelby County Public Library!


July 16, 2017 8am At Kennedy Park

The theme is “Build A Better World”

Thank You For Your Continued Support

Movies Park In The

Summer Series


This will be the same night as the fireworks at the fairgrounds

Gates O pen at 8pm

Dive-In Movie

Now Showing...

Now Showing...

June 9th

June 30th

July 7th

@ Meridian Park Pool

@ Morrison Park

@ Blue River Park

Sponsored By Cagney’s

Sponsored By Shelby County Drug Free

Sponsored By Shelby County Tourism

NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINKS can be brought to the pool!


This will be our “Community Night” @ the Pool!

Gates O pen at 7pm

Now Showing...

July 14th @ Meridian Park Pool Sponsored By Crossroads Community Church

NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINKS can be brought to the pool!


! E E FR Movies Start At Dusk For up-to-date movie information/cancellations check out our social media: Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

Enjoy your favorite flicks on our GIANT inflatable movie screen. Pack a chair, blanket and a picnic and bring your entire family out for some FREE fun! Come relax and enjoy the show! Concessions available for purchase on site.

392-5128 • HELPING CHILDREN DEVELOP AND FULFILL THEIR POTENTIAL Classes available for 3’s & 4’s

Classes available for 4’s & 5’s

Tuesday & Thursday

Monday, Wednesday & Friday

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


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


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



6:30-7:30PM at Meridian Park Pool • 101 McKinley Street


6AM TO 9PM • 7 DAYS A WEEK KEY FOBS Key fobs for entry will be issue 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)

OPEN 6AM9PM • 7 DAYS A WEEK! • 317-392-5128 Contact your licensed Zumba instructor: or facebook!

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.

Fee: $30 for 2 days per week

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

Self Defense Class

Fee: $20/class Class size is limited, so register early All Sessions Are from From 6:30-8:30pm




Monday Monday 5:30pm and 7pm - Zumba Fitness 9am - Zumba Fitness Wednesday Tuesday 7pm - Zumba Fitness 5:30pm - Zumba Fitness Thursday Wednesday 5:30pm (Room) - Zumba Sentao 5:30pm - Zumba Fitness Saturday (these classes follow Shelbyville 7:30am - Zumba Fitness Central School Calendar for days off) 317-401-1619 Combining Latin and international music with dance movements to create a party atmosphere! Classes are held at the Parks Dept. 945 Tompkins St.

May 16 • boys and girls ages 10-17 June 20 • women age 18 and up July 18 • boys and girls ages ages 10-17 Participants will be instructed on how to watch their surroundings for signs of trouble. They will also learn different techniques both physical and verbal to help get them out of a potential harmful situation. In addition, they will learn some strikes and release moves. The class will be instructed by Lt. Mike Turner. Lt. Turner has been with the Shelbyville Police Dept. for 18yrs. He is currently over training and public relations for the department. Growing up his parents owned a Karate school where he obtained a third degree black belt. Lt. Turner has approximately 15 years experience in Karate including competitive fighting and has taught self-defense classes in the past.

Other Programs coming this year... Archery • Fishing • Mud Volleyball • 3 on 3 Basketball • Tennis to get updated information., Contact Parks Dept or like our Facebook page Shelbyville, Indiana Parks and Recreation

Blue River Memo�ial Park Park Rules

• Park Closes @ 10pm • NO SMOKING • Pets need to be on a leash • No loitering • TRASH must be carried out with you • Public intoxication is prohibited • No weapons are allowed to be discharged in the park

Co�po�ate Shel�er Rental Facilities Are Handicap Accessible! Hours: 9am - 7pm Daily Admission is FREE!

Opening Saturday, May 13 Weather Permitting

Located At

Blue River Memorial Park 725 Lee Blvd. · 392-5128

• No animals on the Splash Pad or Playground • No bikes or skateboards

• No food or drinks in the splash pad area • Take trash with you when you leave • Keep the area clean • Diapers are to be put in the trash in the restroom • If rules of the park are broke you will be asked to leave

2 Hours - $70 3-4 Hours - $130 5+ Hours - $200

Splash Pad Rentals $150 for 2 Hours 7:30-9:30pm ONLY

Shelter House Rentals Kennedy Park 200 Minster Dr. Morrison Park 801 S. West St. Sunrise Park 612 Blanchard St. Sunset Park 410 River Rd.

We’ve Got You Covered! Call the Shelbyville Parks Department for your next party, family reunion, baby shower or even take your next business meeting outdoors! We have different shelter houses to meet your needs!

Clearwick Park 2600 Berwick Dr.

Shelter Fees: 2 Hours $25 3-4 Hours $40 5+ Hours $65

Parks are TRASH FREE! You must take your trash with you!

Park Rules: • Parks are closed from dusk to dawn • Smoking is prohibited • No loitering • No bullying • Pets MUST be on a leash & pet waste must be picked up or you could be fined • Fired are permitted in grills ONLY

• Motorized vehicles are allowed only on park drives or parking area • Carry your trash out when you leave the park and dispose properly • TRASH-FREE parks! • Public intoxication & minor consuption are prohibited • All other state public laws apply


This week long clinic held at Bear Chase Golf Club and instructed by Mark Kaiser, Shelbyville High School Girls & Boys Varsity Golf Coach offers children ages 8 to 15 an introduction to the skills and techniques of golf.

Bear Chase Golf Club • 2660 N. Riley Hwy., Shelbyville Participants will receive a starter set of golf clubs, golf bag, a “Hook a Kid on Golf” shirt and a hat along with instructions.

Dates: Time: Fee: Ages:

June 26-30 9-10:30 am $130/Child 8 to 15

Registration Deadline is June 9th Children who have participated before or have their own clubs may participate for $55. (This fee includes a “Hook a Kid on Golf” shirt & hat) A limited number of scholarships are available for this program. Contact the Parks Dept. for qualification requirements.

Learn. Develop. Succeed!

Shelbyville Parks Youth Volleyball Clinic A fun and instructional clinic, where all fundamentals will be taught, including serves, sets, spikes,blocks, returns, positioning and team strategy. Whether your child is an experienced player or a complete novice, they will have fun learning about the sport. Fee includes Jump Start Sports shirt. Knee Pads optional.

WHO: Boys and Girls Grades 3-6 DATES: Tuesdays, April 4th - May 9th TIME: Grades 3-4 5:30-6:30pm and Grades 5-6 6:30-7:30pm COST: $60

Shelbyville Parks Youth Sports Little Hoop Stars:

Hoop Stars:

Children Grade PreK - K Wednesday Evenings April 5th - May 10th 5:30-6:30pm

Children Grades 1 & 2 Wednesday Evenings April 5th - May 10th 6:30-7:30pm

T-Birds T-Ball:

Rookie League Baseball:

Children Ages 3 & 4 Sunday Afternoons May 7th - June 18th 1-2pm

Children Ages 5 & 6 Sunday Afternoons May 7th - June 18th 2-3:15pm

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

Meridian Park Family Aquatic Center 101 McKinley Street • Shelbyville, IN

Coast guard appr lifejackets availaoved ble!

Pool Opens Sunday, May 28th Pool Closes July 30th• Will be open on weekends only August 5, 6 and 12 August 13th will be Doggie Day ONLY


2 and under 3 years and up

$3 / includes swim diaper $5

SPECIAL TWILIGHT HOURS DAILY 4-6PM 2 and under 3 years and up

$2 / includes swim diaper $3

NIGHT SWIM HOURS TUES. & THURS. 7:30-9:30PM 2 and under 3 years and up

$2 / includes swim diaper $3

BUY AN ENTRY PASS AND SAVE! 10 Entries - $40 15 Entries - $60

30 Entries - $120 45 Entries - $180

60 Entries - $240


call 392-5128 or visit us on Social Media! Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and

Pool Party

Book your birthday party, family reunion, church social, corporate party or any other group event! # Of Guests

2 Hour

3 Hour

1-99 $325 $424 100-174 $425 $525 175 & up $525 $625 Dates fill up quickly! Call Today! 392-5128

Handicap Accessible!


• All children 10 years and younger must be accompanied by a responsible adult. • Only PROPER SWIM ATTIRE will be allowed in the pool area. Basketball shorts or cutoffs, are NOT allowed in the water. • NO FOOD, drinks or chewing gum will be allowed in the pool gates • NO SMOKING on the pool grounds. WE ARE A SMOKE-FREE FACILITY • You must be 48” to go down the Corkscrew Slide (due to the current) • Admission receipt needs to be kept - NO money will be refunded for closing early • No flotation devices allowed (water wings, rafts, etc.) • No profanity, vulgarity, necking is allowed. We are a family facility • No street shoes are to be worn in the pool • ONLY a clean white t-shirt may be worn in the water • No rough play allowed! Your safety is very important to us! SWIM SAFE! • Due to weather or low attendance our facility may close early or not open. Call 392-5128 or visit • ANYONE can be asked to leave at anytime if above rules are not followed!




Session 1 - June 6-8 & 13-15

Session 1 - June 6, 7, 13, 14 Session 2 - June 20, 21, 27, 28 Session 3 - July 11-13 & 18-20

9:30-10:15am or 10:30-11:15am (no 9:30am option for this session only)

Session 2 - June 20-22 & 27-29 Session 3 - July 11-13 & 18-20


Level 1 - Lowest/No Experience • Level 2 - Basic Experience • Level 3 - Knowledge of Swim (deep end) Level 4 - More Experienced (Know how to do strokes) • Level 5 & 6 - highest level

Ages: 3 1/2 year-olds to 12 years-olds. Make up classes will be held on Mondays

PARENTS-TOT SWIM CLASS AVAILABLE! 10:30-11:15 Only • Same session dates as Youth Swim A parent or guardian must be in the water with the child. Ages 3 and under.

Call 317-392-5128 or visit for more information.

Y A D H Y T T R R I A B P What better place to have your summer birthday party than at the pool!


Pool Party Package!

• 2 hour party • Admission for 10 children and 2 adults into the Meridian Park Pool for the Entire day. (tent will only be for your specified party times) • Designated party tent with tables • Hotdog, chips & a small drink for up to 10 children • “First in line” wristband for the birthday child for trips down the slides & diving board

Time Options: 1-3pm or 4-6pm

Parties not available on 5/28, 5/29, 4th of July, or 8/13

Please Note:

• 2 chaperons will be allowed to enter for free in the facility, but food is not included (adult guests cannot be substituted for child guest) • All parties must be reserved at the Parks Office, 945 S Tompkins St. or call 392-5128 • Parties are for ages 12 and under • Cake not provided in package • Need at least 24 hours notice to book party • Weather Policy: If the pool closes due to weather, you may reschedule or depending on time, partial refunds may be given

• Birthday T-shirt for the birthday child

JUST $125

Community Night Friday, July 14, 2017


At The Pool

Admission Is FREE!

Meridian Park Pool • Gates open at 7pm Come join us for themed games, Karaoke and FUN! Be sure to dress up as your favorite singer! Concessions available for additional charge! NO FOOD OR DRINKS are allowed to be brought in the pool gates! ALL POOL RULES APPLY!

Who Let The Dogs Out! Meridian Park Pool 101 McKinley Street • 398-3537

Doggie Day at the Pool Sunday, August 13th · 4-6pm · $7 Per Dog - Owner is Free The Shelbyville Parks Department and the Shelbyville/Shelby County Animal Shelter have teamed up to bring you this fun afternoon swimming with your 4-legged friend at the Meridian Park Pool All proceeds will go to the Shelbyville/Shelby County Animal Shelter!


Games start upon completion of Spring Leagues (Usually the end of July) Games played at Blue River Memorial Park

Men’s 45 & Over League Play on Monday

Men’s Tuesdays & Thursdays

Coed Fridays

Early Registration: June 1 - June 23

Early Registration: June 1 - June 23

Final Registration: June 26 - June 30

Final Registration: June 26 - June 30

Registration: June 1 - June 23 Registration Fee: $40/person After June 24th: $50/person

Fee: $375/team

7 week double headers and single elimination tourney


Fee: $375/team

Fee: $425/team

Fee: $425/team

8 week single game session and single elimination tourney

8 week single game session and single elimination tourney

Church Coed Softball Fellowship League Registration: April 3-28 • Games start Wednesday, June 7th

5 game session plus and single elimination tourney Games played at Blue River Memorial Park Fee: $275 Per Team

Registration forms available in parks office or online at Completed roster must accompany full payment by deadline.

Monday Nights Nights

Tuesday Tuesday Nights Nights

A League Women

B League Women

If you are looking for some serious competition

If you’re looking for a recreational workout

Tuesday Tuesday Nights Nights C League Women

Sunday Sunday Afternoons Afternoons Coed

Teams just Guys can join in on starting out or looking the fun, but if more for recreation than one hit is made, a girl has to make at least one of them

Fall League Registration:

Winter League Registration:

August 1 - 18, 2017 Games played Sept. - Dec.

November 13 - December 1, 2017 Games played Jan. - April

Each session consists of 10 games plus single elimination tourney. 6 players per team. 10 max per roster (Ags 16 and up) Awards given to league and tourney winners.

Fee: $175/team per session


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

Preschool Program Teddy Bear Tumblers Class Water Aerobics Fitness Room Lap Simming Zumba Classes Adult Volleyball Leagues Adult Fall Softball Leagues

Cookies and Canvas Archery Mud Volleyball PickleBall Lessons, Halloween Fun Festival Gingerbread House Fun Santa Letters Breakfast with Santa

Our Fall/Winter Guide Will be available Mid-August

Connect with us on social media!

/shelbyparks945 • @_shelbyparks • _shelbyparks #SHELBYPARKS #PARKSMAKELIFEBETTER! Show Your Support! Believing in Parks and Recreation and what we do! As you promote your business in a positive light and deliver your message to impact other! Ways of Advertising Your Business & “Partnering with Parks”

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· Preschool Program · Softball Leagues · Breakfast with Santa · Halloween Fun Fest · Fitness Room/Heathy Living · Swim Lessons

Reserve Your Window Today!

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

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

Mother/Son Night Daddy/Daughter Night Community Easter Egg Hunt Basketball Clinics for Youth Community Garage Sale

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

• Working Special Events - community service hours for schools or clubs • Beautification in Parks (planting/cleaning) • Scout Projects and more! we give.” e make a life by what w t, ge e w t ha w by g hill “We make a livin -Winston Churc

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