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Youth Recreation Programs

Smock It To Me! (parent-tot)


Come make a crafty mess and let us worry about the clean-up. Children are encouraged to wear smocks or clothes they can get dirty.

2 1/2 - 5 yr olds w/parent

Tuesdays | 10:30-11:30 am
$33rs/$35nr | Haish Gym

Session 1: Jan 16 - Jan 30
Session 2: Feb 13 - Feb 27
Session 3: Mar 13 - Mar 27
Session 4: Apr 10 - Apr 24

"Take a Bow" Theatre Workshops

Basic techniques of acting and storytelling are taught in a fun and creative setting. Children act out scenes and share imaginative stories together.

5-9 yr olds
Saturdays | 10:30a.m.-12:30p.m.
$23rs/$28nr per workshop | Sports & Rec Center

Workshop Dates:
Feb 10 | Apr 28


Young Rembrandts Drawing

Stimulate your child's creative spirit and strengthen educational skills that will benefit them all year long. Workshops combine basic drawing, portraiture and cartooning skills. Students learn to draw whimsical characters; everyday objects and observations; animals and action scenes; line drawings; and cartoon elements. Students gain confidence in art methods and techniques that awaken the inner artist!

Saturdays | Haish Gym | $63rs/$68nr
Beginning Drawing Techniques: 4-6 yr olds | 10:00 - 10:55am
Session 1: Jan 27 - Mar 3
Session 2: Mar 10 - Apr 14
Session 3: Apr 21 - May 26


Drawing Techniques: 6-12 yr olds | 11:00 - 11:55am
Session 1: Jan 27 - Mar 3
Session 2: Mar 10 - Apr 14
Session 3: Apr 21 - May 26


"Magic of Acting" Spring Break Workshop

Basic techniques of acting and storytelling are taught in a fun and creative setting.
Children act out scenes and share imaginative stories together.

7-10 yr olds
Mon - Wed - Fri | 1:30-3:30pm
Sports & Rec Center | $49rs/$54nr
Mar 26, 28, 30

Private Drama Lessons

by Bev Lamkey
Basic techniques of drama are taught in a fun and encouraging way. Each lesson is designed and tailored to fit the participants needs, desires and skill level. Instructor, Bev Lamkey, has an extensive background in drama and storytelling. She loves working with others to bring out their theatrical talents.

8 to adult (seniors welcome too!)
Please contact Haish Gym to schedule lessons.
$27rs/$32nr per hour lesson
Sports & Rec Center

Teddy Bear Picnic

Bring along your favorite teddy, toy animal or doll as we have fun through dancing, singing, stories, creative movements and drama. We'll have a wonderful picnic with our favorite toy friends!

3 - 6 yr olds
Thursday, May 17 | 1:30 - 3:00 pm
$19rs/$24nr | Sports & Rec Center

Energetic Explorers (parent-tot)

Large motor skills are developed as we explore under parachutes, climb over obstacles, and more! Fun songs and music keep us jumping, dancing, marching, and tumbling.

2 1/2 - 4 yr olds w/parent |
Saturdays | 9:00 - 9:45am
Haish Gym | $55rs/$60nr

Session 1: Jan 27 - Mar 24 no class 2/24
Session 2: Apr 7 - May 26

Pee Wee PE

Early childhood is the ideal time for acquiring fundamental movement skills. During this unique period, children build basic movement abilities that are the foundation for learning more complex movement skills later in life. This program develops large motor skills through fun and engaging age appropriate games that include running, jumping, climbing, skipping, hopping, dancing, throwing, catching and kicking!

3-5 yr olds | Saturdays | 10:00-10:45am
$55rs/$60nr | Haish Gym

Session 1: Jan 27 - Mar 24 no class 2/24
Session 2: Apr 7 - May 26

Grandma, Grandpa & Me!

Let's have a party with our loved grandparents! We'll dance, sing, share stories, play games and have a great time together. Please bring along one or two of your grandparent's!

3 - 7 yr olds | 1:30 - 3:00 pm | $19rs/$24nr | Sports & Rec center

Saturday, January 27 - Snowflake Theme
Saturday, April 14 - Welcome Spring Theme

Princess and Me Party

Princesses that we know and love come alive through stories, creative drama, dance, music, and crafts. Children can come dressed like a princess or wear a tiara if they desire. Imagination will provide the rest of the magic.

3 - 6 yr olds | 1:30 - 3:00 pm | $19rs/$24nr | Sports & Rec center

Friday, February 23rd - Snowflake Party
Thursday, May 3rd - Butterfly Party


Princess Holiday Party (with Elsa and Anna)

Celebrate the beauty of the holiday season with Elsa, Anna, Belle, Moana and all the princesses! We'll sing, dance, share stories, crafts and creative drama! Come dressed as your favorite princess or wear a tiara!

3 - 6 yr olds | 1:30 - 3:00 pm |$18rs/$23nr
Monday, Dec 11
| Sports & Rec center


Kids Sign Language

Children learn and become comfortable using basic American Sign Language (ASL) in a fun and engaging setting. The goal of this class is to assist individuals in gaining the signing skills necessary to have simple conversations in sign language.

5-13 yr olds Tuesdays | 6:00 - 6:50pm
Sports & Rec Conference Room | $48rs/$53nr

Session 1: Jan 23 - Mar 13
Session 2: Apr 3 - May 22

Parent-Child Blended Learning Sign Language

A great opportunity for parents and children to team up and learn sign language skills necessary for social signing interaction.

All Ages | Sports & Rec | Tuesdays
$58/$63nr per couple
*additional child $15 | 7:00 - 7:50pm

Session 1: Jan 23 - Mar 13
Session 2: Apr 3 - May 22

Music Programs by Dylan Schweitzer

Private Guitar Lessons (Youth & Adult) $15/$20 per lesson - Register at Haish Gym
Private Ukelele Lessons (Youth & Adult) $15/$20 per lesson - Register at Haish Gym
Private Voice Lessons (Youth & Adult) $15/$20 per lesson - Register at Haish Gym
Private Bass Guitar Lessons (Youth & Adult) $15/$20 per lesson - Register at Haish Gym


Birthday Parties at Haish Gym

Why do the work when we can help? Show up and enjoy the party?! Let our party coordinator help you choose a date and set up the perfect party for your child. Prices are based on 8 kids and a 2 hour rental.

Good Time Package: $125 ($10 per extra child)
Includes set up and clean up for a themed room, cupcakes and lemonade, and a small party favor bag.

Super Fun Package $165 ($9 per extra child)
Includes all of the above and a full gym to run and play in.

Ultra Fun Package $185 ($7 per extra child)
Includes everything in the "Super Fun" package plus a staff member on site to host games/activities for an hour of the rental.

To make a reservation, call (815)756-8560.