One Day Programs
Get ready for an Ultimate Nerf® Battle! Children should bring their own Nerf® gun and goggles. They should have their name on gun and initials on darts. Children ages 6-12 years will be challenged with target practice and a Nerf® battle through cardboard obstacle course, Tuesday, July 28 from 8:45-10:45am, $12R/$17NR. This program has been moved outdoors to Recreation Park North shelter.
Unicorn & Pony Land
Come dressed in your unicorn or pony outfit and bring your own stuffed animal with you to our Fantasy Land of Unicorns & Ponies! We’ll share games & crafts as we dream of a world where real unicorns exist! We will also have a unicorn there to ride...actually, a pony dressed up as a unicorn! Jane Swiggum will be doing face painting. Children ages 3-12 years old will meet on Wednesday, July 29, 8:45-10:45am, fee is $12R/$17NR. This program has been moved to Recreation Park North shelter.
Free Family Game Night at Race Car Demo Night
Parent(s), grandparents and children are invited to meet at Discount America Motor Sports located at 910 30th Street to watch cars race on a dirt track. Trent Wyssbrod & Tommy Wood will be there to show their race cars that children can sit in! Children ages 5 & older will meet on Thursday, July 30 at 5:00-6:00pm at Discount America (910 30th St.), No fee but registration required.
Day in Construction
Big trucks, backhoes & skid loaders will keep kids’ attention with their size alone! Children will be able to climb in & see the world from the drivers’ seat. Stations include: digging in the dirt to find buried treasures, trying out the obstacle course and designing your own construction hats. Children ages 3-12 years old will meet on Thursday, August 6 from 8:45-10:45am, $12R/$17NR. This program has been moved outdoors to Recreation Park North shelter.
We’ll make friendship bracelets, paint kindness rocks and play games that promote kindness. We will make a project for Monroe Health Services and walk over to have root beer floats with them. Children ages 5 – 12 years old will meet on Wednesday, August 13 from 2:00-4:00pm, fee is $12R/$17NR. This program has been moved outdoors to Recreation Park North shelter.
Children will learn what makes snacks healthy and how to make them! They will be making healthy snacks and having fun playing games. Parents will be asked to provide one ingredient for our snacks to minimize costs. Children ages 5-12 years old will meet on Monday, August 17 from 2:00-4:00pm at the Community Center, lower level of City Hall, fee is $12R, $17NR.
Use your imagination in this enchanting fairy tale adventure. Kids learn about self-belief & uniqueness, hear the story of Hailey’s Magic Words & stuff their own furry friend to take home. Choose between 4 different magical friends: Horse, Dragon, Unicorn or Dinosaur. Registration deadline is July 10 for this program. Children ages 3-12 years old will meet on Tuesday, August 18 from 9:30-11:30 am at the Community Center, $15R/$20NR.
“Me and You” Paint Night
Kids bring a grown-up to join for some painting fun! You will each get an 8”x10” canvas to paint and you’ll each paint one half of the picture. After you are done you can place it up on your wall as one! Children ages 5 years and older will meet on Wednesday, August 19 at 5:30-7:00pm at the Community Center, fee for 2 people is $25R/ $30NR.
Down and Dirty
Come join us - we promise you’ll leave messy & wet. Play shaving cream dodgeball, water balloon crossfire, “Eat it or Wear it” & more! Wear old clothes or a bathing suit with flip flops. Bring a beach towel and change of clothes! Children ages 5 – 12 years old will meet on Thursday, August 20 from 2:00-3:30pm at Rec Park South Shelter, $12R/$17NR.