- ANNOUNCEMENTS -
YOUTH FREE SWIM FRIDAY AT MEMORIAL AQUATIC CENTER (Sponsored by Apple Valley Dental)! During the 1:00 – 4:30pm session on Fridays from June 26 – August 28 TWO (2) KIDS will get in FREE WITH each PAID ADULT admission. Hope to see you there!
TWO DOLLAR TUESDAY AT MEMORIAL: This coming Tuesday, July 14, is one of our two Two Dollar Tuesday’s at Memorial Pool this summer. So come join us at the pool on July 14 and admission is only $2. Pasco’s Memorial Pool – Creating a whole summer of FUN!
HAVE YOUR NEXT PARTY AT THE POOL: Now available, shelter party package rentals at the pool! With the party package you get: 1) Reservation of one of the two pool shelters, 2) Eight youth admissions to the Pool, 3) Two adult admissions to the Pool. FEE: $55Res/$65NR (Price if admissions and rental paid for separately: $64Res/$74NR)
- SPECIAL EVENTS & ALL AGE PROGRAMS -
GIGS AT THE GAZEBO (A Music 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 Kings of Hotdogs & Deliciosa Tuba. The music will then start at 6:30pm. So come and enjoy the evening in Volunteer Park this Thursday, July 9 as we listen to the Hispanic band Grupo Avión. Hope to see your there!
- AQUATICS –
SWIM LESSON SESSION #3: Come learn how to swim at Memorial Pool. Registration Begins July 9 for Pasco Residents and July 10 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 –
TODDLER SHORT SPORTS: This program is an exciting introduction to a variety of sports for your 2 ½ to 4 year old. During this class children will be introduced to soccer, t-ball, volleyball, basketball, and more!
• Session #1: DAY/DATE/TIME: Fridays, 7/10 – 8/14/2015, 10-10:45am; AGES: 2 ½ - 4; LOCATION: City Hall Gymnasium; FEE: $22R/$28NR; CLASS #: S101
• Session #2: DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturdays, 7/11 – 8/15/2015, 10-10:45am; AGES: 2 ½ - 4; LOCATION: City Hall Gymnasium; FEE: $22R/$28NR; CLASS #: S102
ROCKET SHIP PRESCHOOL HOUR: Join us for an afternoon of fun interactive play, learning, development, and socialization. Early learners enjoy circle music time, craft time, and more as they develop fine motorskills, small muscle control, hand-eye coordination and creativity. DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursdays, 7/16 - 8/6/2015, 1:45-3:15pm; AGE: 3-5; LOCATION: City Hall Recreation Classroom; CLASS #: S423
- YOUTH PROGRAMS –
REGISTRATION EXTENDED - COED YOUTH FUTSAL (Indoor Soccer): This recreational league is a great opportunity for boys and girls ages 6-11 to meet new friends, stay active, and participate on a team. Practices and games will take place on the same day. Participants must provide their own shin guards and gym shoes. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, July 13, 2015; DAY/DATE: Saturdays, 7/18-8/22/2015; LOCATION: City Hall Gymnasium; AGE/TIME Ages 6-8 = 11:00am-Noon, Ages 9-11 = 12:15-1:15pm; FEE: $25R/$32NR; CLASS #: Age 6-8 = S430, Age 9-11 = S431
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
- 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. DATE: Wednesday, July 22, 2015, 5:30 – 7:30 pm; FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: July 19, 2015; AGES: Ages 12 and older; FEE: $49 (City of Pasco and City of Richland residents pay discounted fee at your respective cities), $61 (Non-resident fee); CLASS #: S236
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, 8/3 – 8/31/2015, 11:45am - 12:30pm; LOCATION: Oasis Physical Therapy Pasco Office; FEE: $90 (Pasco Resident), $113 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: S350;
• DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesday/Thursday, 7/4 – 7/27/2015, 11:45am - 12:30pm; LOCATION: Oasis Physical Therapy Pasco Office; FEE: $80 (Pasco Resident), $100 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: W351
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 JULY: $33 (Resident), $41 (Non-Resident);
CLASS #: S344; DROP-IN FEE: $4Res/$5NR
KAYAKING BASICS: This quick introduction to flat-water kayaking will get you started right! Learn basic boat 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 paddling locations, gear, clothing and next steps are all discussed. DATE: Thursday, July 16, 2015, 3:00 – 6:00 pm; FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: July 13, 2015; AGES: Adults; FEE: $65 (City of Pasco and City of Richland residents pay discounted fee at your respective cities), $81 (Non-resident fee); CLASS #: S230
KAYAK TOUR AND DINNER AT ANTHONY’S RESTAURANT: Enjoy a relaxing afternoon on the Columbia River as we paddle downstream from Leslie Groves Park to Columbia Point Park. We will dock our kayaks and have a wonderful 4 course dinner at Anthony’s Home Port Restaurant! Directions and a detailed itinerary will be received during registration. Trip includes kayak, shuttle, equipment, guides, dinner, and gratuity. Tour fills quickly, register early! DATE: Friday, July 17, 2015, 1:30 – 6:00 pm; FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: July 14, 2015; AGES: Adults; FEE: $64 (City of Pasco and City of Richland residents pay discounted fee at your respective cities), $80 (non-resident fee); CLASS #: S221
- 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.
To sign up for these programs visit our website at www.pascoparksandrec.com OR stop in to our office, M-F 8:00am-5:00pm located in Pasco City Hall, 525 N. 3rd Ave., Pasco.
Feel free to call our office at 509-545-3456 with any questions.