- ANNOUNCEMENTS -
BIKE HELMET DISTRIBUTION LOCATION: Pasco Recreation is now a bike helmet distribution location for Safe Kids Benton-Franklin. Starting on Thursday, October 2, 2014 those children that need a bicycle helmet may stop by the Pasco Recreation Office to be fitted for and pick up a helmet. Suggested donations are $8 for bike helmets and $10 for multi-sport helmets.
DID YOU KNOW! Unlike the print program guide, the Pasco Recreation Online Program Guide periodically receives updates when new programs are added or changes are made to the existing programs. So visit www.pascoparksandrec.com today and check out some of the latest updates, such as the NEW Little Spikers Volleyball for 4-5 year olds or the NEW Couch to 5K training program.
ATTENTION! LOOKING FOR NEW INSTRUCTOR: We unfortunately have had to cancel our Monday Senior Tech Classes as we have lost our instructor. We are currently in the process of finding a replacement instructor. If you are qualified and interested in teaching these classes please contact the Pasco Senior Center at 509 545-3459.
- SPECIAL EVENTS -
HAYRIDE FOR ALL AGES - REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 2, 2014:
Cool breezes, orange pumpkins, and Indian corn all mean fall is in the air! Join us for a visit to the farm on a hayride with music, apple cider, and hot chocolate. Everyone will go home with a pumpkin (maximum pumpkin size is 17 pounds). Pre-Registration required. AGES: All Ages; DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday, 10/4/2014, 12:00 - 1:30pm; LOCATION: Douglas Fruit Parking Lot and Job’s Nursery, 4072 Columbia River, Rd., Pasco; FEE: $6 (Pasco Resident) $9 (Non Resident); CLASS #: F205
"WHEELS ON THE RIVER" EVENT (Presented by the Benton Franklin Community Health Alliance): Come on the wheels (or feet) of your choice and enjoy Pasco's beautiful riverfront park at Wade Park! While you are there take time to visit the information booths and learn more about biking in Pasco and the greater Tri-Cities area. Kids can participate in the bike safety rodeo. AGES: All Ages; DATE: Saturday, October 4, 2014; TIME: 9:00am - Noon; LOCATION: Wade Park, 54th and Sylvester, Pasco
YOKES HOLIDAY DINNER: Enjoy a traditional holiday dinner with all the fixings, including dessert! Dinner will be served at 5pm. Preregistration is required and will be accepted beginning October 1st. DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center FEE: FREE
HOLIDAY GIFT BAZAAR: The Holidays are almost here and the shopping season is creeping up on us. Join us for our first every Holiday Gift Bazaar where you’ll find all kinds knick-knacks, arts, crafts and other wares. This event is open to the public and is FREE to attend. If you are a vendor and would like to join us, registration is required and is being accepted now. Call for vendor fees. DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center FEE: FREE
- YOUTH PROGRAMS –
MINI-KICKERS SOCCER CLINIC: This program teaches basic soccer skills through fun games and activities. AGES: 4-5; DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursdays, 10/2 – 10/23/2014, 4:15 - 5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco City Hall, East Playfield; FEE: $20 (City of Pasco Resident) $30 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F215
PERSPECTIVE DRAWING FOR KIDS: A drawing technique used to illustrate dimension through a flat surface. Sign up today and experience this wonderful art form. All supplies provided. AGES: 10-15; DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesdays, 10/7 – 10/28/2014, 4:00-5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $21 (Pasco Resident), $32 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F303; For More information please call Pasco Recreation Services at 509 545-3456.
DANCE FIT FOR TEENS: Fitness so fun you won’t know you’re working out! Learn Latin and Hip Hop dance steps that will help you get into shape. AGES: 12 to 17; DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays and Wednesdays, 10/1 – 10/29/2014, 4:00-5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $23 (Pasco Resident), $35 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F341; For More information please call Pasco Recreation Services at 509 545-3456.
BILLIARDS FOR KIDS: This class will teach kids the basic skills need to get started with the game of Billiards. All equipment needed will be supplied. AGES: 10 to 15; DAY/DATE/TIME: Fridays, 10/3 – 10/24/2014, 4:00-5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $16 (Pasco Resident), $24 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F387; For More information please call Pasco Recreation Services at 509 545-3456.
BILLIARDS FOR KIDS – FINESSING YOUR SKILLS: Learn more advanced techniques and skills with this course. All equipment needed will be supplied. AGES: 10 to 15; DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday, 10/4/2014, 9:00-11:00am; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $8 (Pasco Resident), $12 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F388; For More information please call Pasco Recreation Services at 509 545-3456.
PASCO YOUTH BASKETBALL - EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE APPROACHING: This is recreational league made possible by parent volunteers. The league teaches the fundamentals of basketball and incorporates these skills into game situations. Separate teams for boys and girls formed according to geographic area and school. Practices are held at various grade schools during the week. Games are held on Saturdays in Pasco or Kennewick. League runs through the winter months.
EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE: October 9, 2014; AGES: 7-12; FEE: $45 (Pasco Resident), $67 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F508
AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM: The City Hall Activity Center is open year-round for structured activities. Parents must pre-register their child at the Recreation office in City Hall or online. AGE GROUPS/DAYS/TIMES: Age 7-12 = M,T,TH,F: 3:45 – 5:30pm, W: 2:00 – 4:30pm; Age 13-18 = M,T,TH,F: 5:30 – 7:00pm, W: 4:30 – 7:00pm; LOCATION: City Hall Activity Center, 525 N. Third Ave., Pasco, WA 99301; FEE: Free! PROGRAM #: Age 7-12 = #F400, Age 13-18 = #F401
- ADULT PROGRAMS –
ADULT DROP-IN SPORTS:
- VOLLEYBALL – Thursdays, 7-9pm, McLaughlin Middle School, Fee: $2.00
- INDOOR SOCCER – Mondays through Fridays, 7-9pm, Martin Luther King Center, Fee: $3.00
BEGINNING RUNNING: Running is one of the most effective ways to get into and stay in shape. Plus running promotes many health benefits. Let us help you get started! AGES: 18+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays, Wednesdays 10/1 – 10/29/2014, 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm; LOCATION: Meet at Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $23 (Resident), $35 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F342; For More information please call Pasco Recreation Services at 509 545-3456.
AARP SMART DRIVER: An all new and improved safe driver program. AGES: 40+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesday and Wednesday, 10/7 and 10/8/2014, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $15 (AARP Member), $20 (Non-Member); CLASS #: F366; For More information please call the Pasco Senior Center at 509 545-3459.
PERSPECTIVE DRAWING FOR ADULTS: Sign up today and experience this wonderful art form. AGES: 18+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Wednesdays, 10/8 – 10/29/2014, 1:00 - 3:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $25 (Pasco Resident), $38 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F304; For More information please call the Pasco Senior Center at 509 545-3459.
WAVEMAKERS AQUA FIT: This warm water exercise program offered by Oasis Physical Therapy is the class you’ve been looking for. If you suffer from arthritis, low back pain, muscle weakness or other aliments then why not try this warm water course! Monday/Wednesday & Tuesday/Thursday classes available each month. AGE: 18+; LOCATION: Oasis Physical Therapy; FEES (October): $90 (Resident), $135 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: M/W = F340, T/TH = F343
ENHANCE FITNESS: An exercise program designed for mature individuals, focusing on stretching, flexibility, balance, low impact aerobics and strength training. This class is held on Mondays, Wednesdays, & Fridays at the Pasco Senior Center. Sign up for a month at a time! Call 509 545-3459 or stop by the Senior Center for a visit at 1315 N. 7th Ave., Pasco. AGE: 40+; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE FOR MONTH OF OCTOBER: $35 (Resident), $53 (Non-Resident) CLASS #: F339
- SENIOR CENTER –
SENIOR CENTER: Looking for a place to get out of the house, meet and socialize with others? Come to the Pasco Senior Center, we have all kinds of stuff to do! Open Monday thru Friday 8 am to 5 pm. The Pasco Senior Center is located at 1315 N. 7th Ave. in Pasco.
SENIOR CENTER RENTALS: Looking for a great place to host your next event call the Pasco Senior Center at (509) 545-3459 for more information. We rent large and small rooms for meetings, parties or receptions.
HAPPY FEET - Free Foot Care!: If you reside in Franklin County or Burbank and are over the age of 60 you might qualify for free foot care. Please call (509) 545-3459 for more information.
Feel free to call our office at 509-545-3456 with any questions OR visit our website at www.pascoparksandrec.com to sign up for these programs!