- ANNOUNCEMENTS -
MEMORIAL AQUATIC CENTER NOW OPEN! Memorial Aquatic Center is now open. Open Swim times are: M-F = 1:00-4:30pm & 6:30-8:30pm; Sat, Sun = 1:00-4:00pm & 5:00-8:00pm. See you there!
- SPECIAL EVENTS & ALL AGE PROGRAMS -
LAMPSON CABLE BRIDGE RUN PLUNGE: June 19th marks the 6 month mark to this year’s Lampson Cable Bridge Run. To celebrate anyone who wears a Lampson Cable Bridge Run shirt from a previous year to Memorial Aquatic Center will receive $1 off their admission. You may also register for the 2015 Lampson while you are at the pool for the early bird rate of only $18.
FATHER’S DAY – SUMMER SOLSTICE: On June 21st we are celebrating Father’s Day and the summer solstice at the Memorial Aquatic Center by giving father’s free entry to the pool with a paying child. During the evening session we will stay open ½ longer to celebrate the longest day of the year.
TRI-CITIES GEOCOIN CHALLENGE 2015: Travel around Pasco, Richland, Kennewick, and West Richland searching for geocaches. Once you have found all the geocaches and code words, present completed entry form to receive your geocoin. To learn more, check out the event page: http://coord.info/GC5FNHE and www.tricitiesgeocoin.com DATES: June 26-28, 2015; AGES: All ages/Everyone; FEE: Free; CLASS #: S205
PINEWOOD BUILD AND BATTLE: During this event you use your creative skills to design, decorate and build your own wooden racecar. Then get ready to cheer your car on to victory as it races head to head against the creative cars built by the other participants. This event is for boys and girls ages 5 to 16 but be sure to invite your family to come and cheer you on! REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sunday, June 21; AGE: 5-16; DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday, June 27, 1:00-4:00pm; LOCATION: City Hall Gymnasium; FEE: $20 Resident / $25 Non-Resident; CLASS #: S422
GIGS AT THE GAZEBO (A Concert Series in Volunteer Park): Bring the entire family out for a laid-back and enjoyable evening in Volunteer Park on Thursdays from June 25 through July 16. Starting at 6:00pm there will be food available for purchase from local food trucks such as Backyard Grub and Kings of Hotdogs. The music will then start at 6:30pm. So come and enjoy the evening in Volunteer Park on June 25 as we listen to the Columbian Drum and Bugle Corps. Hope to see your there!
- AQUATICS –
SWIM LESSON SESSION #2: Registration Begins June 25 for Pasco Residents and Jun 26 for All others.
SEASON PASSES NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE! Buy your Memorial Pool season passes today, available at the Parks and Recreation office. Pass holders receive $5 discount on swim lessons throughout the summer and they will have their own check-in line during open swim sessions! YOUTH PASS: $65Res/$75NR; ADULT PASS: $105Res/$125NR; FAMILY PASS (up to 6 members): $250res/$315NR (Additional Family Members $20 each)
- PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS –
- YOUTH PROGRAMS –
TRI CITIES FOOTBALL CAMP: Pasco Recreation Services, in partnership with Football University, is offering a football skills camp. The camp is for ages 8-14 regardless of skill level. Guest coaches to include some current and former NFL and Tri-Cities Fever players. Skills taught at the camp will include passing, catching, blocking, and footwork. DAY/DATES/TIMES: Monday - Thursday, June 22-June 25, 9:00-11:30am; AGE: 8-14; LOCATION: PHS Edgar Brown Stadium; FEE: $20 (Pasco Residents), $25 (Non-Residents); CLASS #: S421
LITTLE SLUGGERS T-BALL: This in an instructional t-ball program for youth. DAY/DATES/TIME: Tuesdays, June 23-July 21, 9:30-10:30am; AGE: 5-7; LOCATION: City Hall Playfield; FEE: $32 (Pasco Residents), $40 (Non-Residents); CLASS #: S413
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 #: #S416
Youth Cheer / Dance Camp
Join us for a fun-filled camp which will give your child an opportunity to experience the fun and joy of dance and cheer. Dancers and cheerleaders are encouraged to participate as both disciplines have overlapping skill sets. Your child will discover a love for rhythmic movement in this class. If they enjoy cheer, dance or both, bring them for a week full of dancing excitement! The camp will be instructed by Ashley Gonzales who has ten years of dance experience and is currently the dance instructor at Stevens Middle School.
Dates: June 29-July 2; Days: Monday-Thursday; Time: 1:50-2:50 pm; Class: #S414; Age: 3-5
Dates: June 29-July 2; Days: Monday-Thursday; Time: 3-4 pm; Class: #S415; Age: 6-8
Dates: June 29-July 2; Days: Monday-Thursday; Time: 11:40 am – 12: 40 pm; Class#: S426; Age: 9-12
- TEEN PROGRAMS –
PADDLEBOARDING LESSONS: Please look under the “Adult Programs” sections for information on paddleboarding for teens.
AFTER SCHOOL DROP-IN PROGRAM: 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 –
PADDLEBOARDING: This informative overview to flat-water paddleboarding will introduce you to the newest craze of water transportation! Learn basic board handling skills, including launch and landing techniques, the elements of a proper forward stroke, and turning. Rescues are demonstrated and you're invited to practice solo or assisted rescues. Local paddle places, gear, clothing and next steps are all discussed. DAY/DATE/TIME: Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 5:30 – 7:30 pm; FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: June 7, 2015; AGES: Ages 12 and older; FEE: $49 (City of Pasco and City of Richland residents pay discounted fee at your respective cities) OR $61 (Non-resident fee); CLASS #: S233
KAYAKING CLINIC: This introduction to flat-water kayaking will get you started right! Come out and have fun while you learn basic boat handling skills, including launch and landing techniques, the elements of a proper forward stroke, and turning. Discover how much fun kayaking can be! Space is limited. DATE: June 23 – July 2, 2015, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9:00 am – 11:00 am; FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: June 21, 2015; AGES: Adults; FEE: $54 (City of Pasco and City of Richland residents pay discounted fee at your respective cities), $68 (Non-resident fee); CLASS #: S226
- 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, including billiards, pinochle, dominos, china painting, computer lab, wood carving and more! 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). If you do not qualify for the HAPPY FEET Free Foot Care Program not to worry, we also have a Foot Care for Adults (Ages 18+) Program, Cost is $30. For information on either program 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!