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Posted on: March 31, 2015

[ARCHIVED] RECREATION THIS WEEK: (MARCH 31, 2015)

- ANNOUNCEMENTS -

MAY – AUGUST PROGRAM GUIDE ONLINE APRIL 10th, ON SHELVES APRIL 14th! – The May through August Program Guide is coming soon. View it online first starting April 10th at www.pascoparksandrec.com.

THANK YOU VOLUNTEERS! – Volunteer Appreciation week occurs in April each year and we at the Pasco Recreation would like to take this opportunity to say thank you. Many of the programs and events we plan and host each year would not be possible were it not for the many wonderful volunteers from the community. If you have not had the opportunity, but would like to serve you community by becoming a volunteer through Pasco Recreation Services, please contact us at 509-545-3456 or [email protected].

- SPECIAL EVENTS & ALL AGE PROGRAMS -

NEW! - JAYCESS EASTER EGG HUNT AND CHIAWANA PARTY IN THE PARK: These two great events will kick off spring and highlight our community’s great parks! Come join us for a wonderful time with an Easter Egg Hunt, games, music, food, entertainment, and prizes. Don’t miss it! DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday April 4, 2015, 8:30am to 2pm; LOCATION: Chiawana Park, 2020 Road 88, Pasco; FEE: FREE; For more information please call 509 545-3456.

SPRING BAZAAR: This indoor event promises to be a fun, and exciting day with vendors from around the area showcasing their arts, crafts, antiques and other wares. DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday April 11, 2015, 10am to 3pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $22 per table / $5 electricity; CLASS #: W326; For more information please call 509 545-3459.

- PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS –

TODDLER SHORT SPORTS: This partnership program with the YMCA is an exciting introduction to a variety of sports for your 2 ½ to 4 year old. During the class children will be introduced to soccer, t-ball, track & field, volleyball and more! AGE: 2 ½ - 4; DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursdays, 4/9 – 5/14/2015, 10:00am OR 11:00am; LOCATION: Pasco City Hall Gym, 525 N. 3rd Ave., Pasco; FEE: $22 (Pasco Resident), $28 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: 10:00am = W105, 11:00am = W106

MINI-KICKERS SOCCER: This program teaches basic soccer skills while developing strength, balance, coordination, listening skills, cooperation and teamwork. Coaching staff will engage your child through fun games and activities, providing your child with a positive experience. FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: April 8, 2015; AGES: 4-5 years; WHEN: 4/9/15 – 4/30/15, Thursdays, 4:15 – 5:00 pm; FEE: $24/$30; CLASS #: W212

PRESCHOOL T-BALL: Bring out your little ones to get a head-start on the fundamentals of t-ball. Batting, throwing, catching, and base-running are all part of the fun. The last practice will be game day! DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays, April 13 – May 18 (No class April 2), 10:30-11:15am; AGES: 4-5; FEE: $20R/$25NR; LOCATION: Pasco City Hall East Play Field; CLASS #: W439

- YOUTH PROGRAMS –

RITMO LATINO FOR KIDS 7 TO 15: Latin Rhythms! Explore the lively and vigorous social dance of Latin America and other countries with the Kalliflorico Dance Company. This is a fun and exciting new program. Class is being offered on Mondays. AGES: 7 to 15; DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays, 4/6 – 4/27/2015, 4:00 - 5:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $12 (Pasco Resident), $15 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W304

FOLKDANCE FOR KIDS 7 TO 15: Salsa, Tango, belly dancing,, flamenco and ball room dancing are all a styles of dance you’ll be learning in this class with the Kalliflorico Dance Company. This is a fun and exciting new program. Class is being offered on Sundays. AGES: 7 to 15; DAY/DATE/TIME: Sundays, 4/5 – 4/26/2015, 1:30 - 3:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $55 (Pasco Resident), $69 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W396;

KARATE: Sign up now for a great learning experience in “Tae Kwon Do.” Learn the basic in hand, foot, and eye coordination. The instructors will focus on the importance of respect, discipline, and honor. Don’t miss this fun and exciting class as space is limited. AGES: 6-12;
• LEVEL 1: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4/7 – 4/30/2015, 6:00 – 7:00pm; LOCATION: Tri-Cities Black Belt Academy, 514 Lewis St, Pasco; FEE: $32 (Pasco Resident), $40 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W416
• LEVEL 2: Mondays & Wednesdays, 4/6 – 4/29/2015, 6:00 – 7:00pm; LOCATION: Tri-Cities Black Belt Academy, 514 Lewis St, Pasco; FEE: $32 (Pasco Resident), $40 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W413

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. AGES/DAYS/TIMES: Age 7-12 = M,T,TH,F: 3:45 – 5:30pm, W: 2:00 – 4:30pm; LOCATION: City Hall Activity Center, 525 N. Third Ave., Pasco, WA 99301; FEE: Free! PROGRAM #: #W400

- TEEN PROGRAMS –

RITMO LATINO AND FLOKDANCE CLASSES – See Youth Section Above.

AFTER SCHOOL DROP-IN: The City Hall Activity Center is open year-round for structured sports and activities. Parents must pre-register their teen at the Recreation office in City Hall or online. AGES/DAYS/TIMES: 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 #: #W401

- ADULT PROGRAMS –

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 APRIL: $33 (Resident), $42 (Non-Resident)
CLASS #: W349

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! For More information please call the Pasco Senior Center at 509 545-3459. AGES: 18+;

• DAY/DATE/TIME: Monday/Wednesday, 4/1 – 4/29/2015, 11:45am - 12:30pm; LOCATION: Oasis Physical Therapy Pasco Office; FEE: $90 (Pasco Resident), $113 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W350;
• DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesday/Thursday, 4/2 – 4/30/2015, 11:45am - 12:30pm; LOCATION: Oasis Physical Therapy Pasco Office; FEE: $90 (Pasco Resident), $113 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W353

RITMO LATINO FOR ADULTS: Latin Rhythms! Explore the lively and vigorous social dance of Latin America and other countries with the Kalliflorico Dance Company. This is a fun and exciting new program. Class is being offered on Wednesdays. AGES: 16+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Wednesdays, 4/8 – 4/29/2015, 6:00 - 7:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $20 (Pasco Resident), $25 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W308;

FOLKDANCE FOR ADULTS: Salsa, Tango, belly dancing,, flamenco and ball room dancing are all a styles of dance you’ll be learning in this class with the Kalliflorico Dance Company. This is a fun and exciting new program. Class is being offered on Mondays and Wednesdays. AGES: 16+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays and Wednesday, 4/6 – 4/29/2015, 7:00 - 8:30pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $90 (Pasco Resident), $113 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W397;

DROP IN VOLLEYBALL: A fun, informal way for adults to participate in the sport of volleyball. Players will be randomly placed on teams. Come out and make some friends as you exercise and have fun at the same time. No one under 18 years of age allowed on site. No play April 2 due to Spring Break. DATES: 1/8/15 – 5/14/15, Thursdays, 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm; AGES: Adults; FEE: $2 per person/per evening; LOCATION: McLoughlin Middle School gymnasium, 2803 Rd. 88, Pasco;

- 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 BUILDING 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 (Donations Accepted)!: If you reside in Franklin County or Burbank and are over the age of 60 you might qualify for free foot care. (This program is funded by SE Washington Aging and Longer Term Care and Participant Donations) 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!