- ANNOUNCEMENTS -
IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO RESERVE A PICNIC SHELTER: Reserve a picnic shelter today and enjoy the day at one of your local Pasco Parks. You can check availability and reserve your shelter online at www.pascoparksandrec.com OR you can come into the recreation office located at 525 N. 3rd Ave., Pasco.
- SPECIAL EVENTS & ALL AGE PROGRAMS -
TONS OF TRUCKS: (Sponsored by RDO Equipment Co.): Join us in downtown Pasco on the morning of Saturday, September 10th from 8:00am – 2:00pm for an educational, family friendly event that triggers the imagination and gives children the opportunity to discover and explore possible future careers. This event will be running in conjunction with the Pasco Farmer’s Market and the Fiery Foods Festival. Free toy helmets will be distributed to the kids while supplies last. AGES: All ages; DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday, September 10, 8:00am – 2:00pm; LOCATION: Downtown Pasco; FEE: Free!
ALL SENIOR PICNIC: Mark your calendars and make plans to join us at the TRAC in Pasco on Thursday, September 15 for the 23nd Annual Senior Picnic. This is one of the largest and most anticipated events of the year for seniors, their friends, and family. Enjoy fantastic entertainment, great food, prizes, vendor booths and much more. Admission buttons can be purchased at the Pasco and Kennewick Senior Centers and at the Richland Community Center. For more information call 545-3459. FEE: $7 per person if purchased in advance / $10 per person at the door
FAMILY HAY RIDE: This fun fall activity for the whole family includes a hay ride, apple cider, Hot Chocolate and a stop at Jobs Nursery where you can purchase a pumpkin from their pumpkin patch if you would like. Pre-registration is required for this event. LOCATION: Parking Lot @ Douglas Fruit, 110 Taylor Flats Rd., Pasco; AGE: All Ages; DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday, 10/8/2016, 10:00-11:30am; FEE: $3 (Pasco Resident), $4 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F205
SWEETEST DADDY-DAUGHTER PROM: A wonderful evening of dancing and fun for girls ages 5-13 and the father figure in their life. Besides the dancing and refreshments, each girl will receive a professional photo from Dorian Photography, a memory bracelet, and a goody bag. Register online at www.pascoparksandrec.com or in person at the Recreation Services Office (Sorry, No registrations will be taken at the door). EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sunday, October 2 (Add $5 to couple fee after October 2nd). FEE PER COUPLE: $20 Res / $25 NR; FEE PER ADDITIONAL GIRL: $5 Res / $7 NR; DAY/DATE/TIME: Saturday, 10/8/2016, 7:00 – 9:00pm; GIRLS AGES: 5 - 13; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center, 1315 N. 7th Ave; CLASS #F322.
- PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS –
TIARAS & TAP, PRESCHOOL: Ballet and tap in one great class! Our combo dance classes offer a fun filled adventure into the world of dance. Special shoes are not required for this 5-week introductory session; however used shoes are available for purchase at the studio for $10. AGES: 3-5; DAYS/DATES/TIME: Mondays, 9/12-10/10/2016, 6:00-6:45pm; LOCATION: Dance Connection; FEE: $46R/$58NR; CLASS#: F427
TODDLER SHORT SPORTS (Evening Session): 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!
• DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursdays, 9/15 – 10/20/2016, 7:00-7:45pm; AGES: 2 ½ - 4; LOCATION: City Hall Gymnasium; FEE: $24R/$30NR; CLASS #: F436
MINI KICKERS SOCCER CLINIC: Learn basic soccer skills while developing strength, balance, coordination, listening skills, cooperation, and teamwork. LOCATION: Chiawana Park West End; AGE: 4-5; DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesdays, 10/4 -10/25/2016, 4:15-5:00pm; FEE: $24 (Pasco Resident), $30 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F202
- YOUTH PROGRAMS –
TIARAS & TAP: Ballet and tap in one great class! Our combo dance classes offer a fun filled adventure into the world of dance. Special shoes are not required for this 5-week introductory session; however used shoes are available for purchase at the studio for $10. AGES: 5-7; DAYS/DATES/TIME: Mondays, 9/12-10/10/2016, 6:45-7:30pm; LOCATION: Dance Connection; FEE: $46R/$58NR; CLASS#: F428
ELEMENTARY BALLET: Introduce your child to the wonderful world of ballet! Students will learn the basics of proper ballet technique while having fun turning and leaping across the floor. LOCATION: Dance Connection; AGE: 7-12; DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays, 9/12-10/10/2015, 6:45-7:30pm; FEE: $46 (Pasco Resident), $58 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F420
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 #: #F400
- TEEN PROGRAMS –
TEEN DANCE FUSION: No dance experience is needed! Join us for this fun class that mixes all styles of dance from contemporary and jazz to ballet and lyrical. The perfect class for tweens and teens that like it all! LOCATION: Dance Connection; AGE: 12-17; DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursdays, 9/12-10/10/2016, 7:45-8:45pm; FEE: $46 (Pasco Resident), $58 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F422
SEWING FOR THE VERY BEGINNER: Great opportunity to start learning sewing skills. This class covers basic sewing techniques, use of your machine, etc. Class members will be provided materials to sew a pillow case, but must provide scissors, pins, thread, and bring their own machine. AGE: 16+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesdays, 9/27-10/18/2016, 2:00 – 4:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $25 (Pasco Resident), $31 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F301
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 #: #F401
- ADULT PROGRAMS –
ADULT CO-ED RECREATIONAL VOLLEYBALL: Play will include a coed 6 on 6 recreational league on Mondays. There will be a roster available for players to sign the first night of play with a maximum of 8 players allowed per team. No one under 18 years of age allowed on site. FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 9/13/15; AGES: Adults; FEE: $150 per team; CLASS #: F211
ADULT CO-ED COMPETITIVE VOLLEYBALL: Play will include a Reverse Coed 4 on 4 competitive league on Tuesdays. There will be a roster available for players to sign the first night of play with a maximum of 8 players allowed per team. No one under 18 years of age allowed on site. FINAL REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 9/14/15; AGES: Adults; FEE: $150 per team; CLASS #: F212
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. AGES: Adults; DAYS/TIME: Thursdays, 7:00 – 9:30pm; LOCATION: McLoughlin Middle School; FEE: $2 per person/per evening;
SEWING WITH MARCY: Great opportunity to start learning or continue developing your sewing skills. This class covers basic sewing techniques, pattern fitting, and alterations. AGE: Adults; DAY/DATE/TIME: Mondays, 9/26-12/19/2016, 10:30am-2:30pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: $35 (Pasco Resident), $44 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F300
FREE HEARING SCREENINGS & HEARING AID CHECK: Conducted by Northwest Hearing Consultants; AGE: Adults; DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesday, Sept 20, 2016, 10:00am-3:00pm; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: FREE, Must make appointment by calling 509-545-3459; CLASS #: F337
HEALTHY EYES AS WE AGE: If you are in your 40’s or beyond, you may be noticing some of the changes in vision that are common with age. Join Dr. Nicholas Gubler of the Mid Colombia Eyecare Center to learn about age related eye diseases and how to keep your eyes healthy and working their best well into the golden years. AGE: Adults; DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursday, Sept 22, 2016, 10:30-11:30am; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: FREE (but please RSVP, as space is limited); CLASS #: F336
LIVING INDEPENDENTLY WITH VISION LOSS: Coping with vision loss is a struggle both for those experiencing it as well as those closest to them. During this class staff from Edith Bishel Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired will walk you through services that are available to help those experiencing vision loss live a full and independent life. AGE: Adults; DAY/DATE/TIME: Friday, Sept 23, 2016, 10:30-11:30am; LOCATION: Pasco Senior Center; FEE: FREE (but please register, as space is limited); CLASS #: F331
- SENIOR CENTER -
MEALS ON WHEELS LUNCHES: Enjoy a delicious lunch. Reservations are required 24 hours in advance and may be made by calling 509-543-5706. *$2.75 is the suggested donation for those ages 60+ for the meal. DAYS/TIME: Monday – Friday, 11:45am – 12:45pm; LOCATION: 1315 N. 7th Ave., Pasco, WA;
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!
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