PASCO Recreation Update: (September 12, 2017)
- Announcements -
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.
SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER RECREATION GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE! Check out all the events and programs happening this fall in the Sept – Dec Pasco Recreation Program Guide. Available online at www.pascoparksandrec.com or on shelves at one of the following locations: Pasco City Hall, Pasco 1st Avenue Center, Martin Luther King Center, Pasco Memorial Pool & Aquatic Park, both Pasco branches of the Mid-Columbia Libraries, and SuperMex.
LAMPSON CABLE BRIDGE RUN 2017 – EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Early bird Registration is now open for the 2017 Lampson Cable Bridge Run. This year you can choose between a long sleeve regular cotton shirt or a long sleeve technical t-shirt. Register today at www.runsignup.com, just search “Lampson”.
- Special Events & All Age Programs -
24th Annual All-Senior Picnic: The City of Richland hosts this year's picnic at the Richland Community Center in Beautiful Howard Amon Park on the banks of the mighty Columbia River. This is a community-wide event for all ages, and one of the largest events for senior citizens in Washington State. This year's picnic features live entertainment, great food, prizes, community information booths, and lots of fun! So gather your friends and plan to attend.
DAY/DATES/TIME: Thursday, September 21, 11:00am; LOCATION: Howard Amon Park, Richland; FEE: Buttons are $7 if purchased in advance and $10 at the door on the day of the event. For more information please call the Richland Community Center at 509-942-7529.
- Preschool Programs –
KICKIN’ IT SOCCER – TUESDAY SESSION: This program introduces young athletes to the sport of soccer. Come learn basic soccer skills on the field, while engaging in team-building activities through rotations, scrimmages and interactive instruction. Fee includes program T-shirt. AGES: 3 to 5; DAY/DATE/TIME: Tuesdays, 9/12 – 10/17/2017, 5:00-5:45pm; LOCATION: Memorial Park; FEE: $32R/$40NR; CLASS #: F202
- Youth Programs –
KARATE –SEPTEMBER SESSION: 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, 9/5 – 9/28/2017, 6:00 – 7:00pm; LOCATION: Tri-Cities Black Belt Academy, 514 Lewis St, Pasco; FEE: $32 (Pasco Resident), $40 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F406
- LEVEL 2: Mondays & Wednesdays, 9/6 – 9/27/2017 (No class 9/4 make up class on 9/8), 6:00 – 7:00pm; LOCATION: Tri-Cities Black Belt Academy, 514 Lewis St, Pasco; FEE: $32 (Pasco Resident), $40 (Non-Resident); CLASS #: F407
AFTER SCHOOL DROP-IN PROGRAM – SCHOOL YEAR: The City Hall Activity Center is open year-round for structured activities, including snacks, sports, arts & crafts, board games and more. 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 – 4:00pm; LOCATION: City Hall Activity Center, 525 N. Third Ave., Pasco, WA 99301; FEE: Free! CLASS #: F400
- Teen Programs –
AFTER SCHOOL DROP-IN PROGRAM – SCHOOL YEAR: 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 –
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; DAY/DATE/TIME: Thursdays, September 14-December 14, 7:00-9:30pm; LOCATION: Mcloughlin Middle School; FEE: $2 per person/per evening;
SEWING WITH MARCY: Whether you are a beginner or a more advanced student looking to improve your skills, this class will help you to become more accomplished in your sewing skills. Students must provide their own supplies and bring their own sewing machines to class. AGES: 18+; DAYS/DATES/TIMES: Mondays, September 18-December 18; 10am-2:30 pm; LOCATION: City Hall Activity Center, 525 N. Third Ave., Pasco, WA 99301; FEE: $40R/$50NR PROGRAM #: #F300
Adult Co-Ed Volleyball Spring League - Competitive: This is a 6 week season that begins on September 20, 7pm. 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 12 players allowed per team. FINAL
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: September 13, 2017, 5:00 pm; AGES: Adults; FEE: $190 per team; PROGRAM #: F212
COED FALL SOFTBALL LEAGUE: Pasco Recreation Services will be offering a CoEd Fall League. This is a 5 week, 10 game season, for teams wanting to continue their softball season. Games will be on Wednesday evenings. AGES: 18+; DAY/DATE/TIME: Wednesdays, September 13-October 11, 7-10 pm; LOCATION: Pasco Sporting Complex, 6520 Home Run Rd, Pasco; FEE: $200/team CLASS #: F510; DEADLINE: September 12, 2017 – 11:59pm
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 City Hall Activity Center Gym. You may pay the drop-in rate or sign up for a month at a time! Call 509 545-3459 or stop by the Recreation Offices in Pasco City Hall. AGES: 40+; DAYS/DATES/TIME: Monday, Wednesday, Friday (No class Sept. 4), September 1-29, 10-11 am;
LOCATION: Pasco City Hall Activity Center Gym; 525 N 3rd, Pasco; DROP-IN FEE: $4Res/$5NR; CLASS #: F339
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! Various session days and times available! For more information or to register visit www.pascoparksandrec.com or call the Pasco 1st Avenue Center at 509 545-3459. AGES: 18+; DROP-IN FEE: $10
FOOT CARE FOR ADULTS: This program is designed to provide preventative maintenance and education to Franklin County and Burbank residents who are 60 years of age and older. Care is provided by a Registered Nurse. If an abnormality is detected, you will be referred to your physician or other social services organization. Call 509 545-3459 to see if you qualify for this program. AGES: 60 and older; DAY/DATE/TIME: Day/Date/Time Vary Call for appointment days and times; LOCATION: Pasco 1st Avenue Center; FEE: Free! (Donation accepted); NOTE:
Funds for the Franklin County and Burbank Foot Care program are administered by Southeast Washington Aging and Long Term Care. Those that do not qualify for this program may choose to participate in our fee based program, call the Pasco Senior Center at 509 545-3459 for more info.
- Senior Services -
MEALS ON WHEELS LUNCHES: Enjoy a delicious lunch. Reservations are required 24 hours in advance and may be made by calling 509-543-5706. DAYS/TIME: Monday – Friday, 11:45am – 12:45pm; LOCATION: 1st Avenue Center, 505 N. 1st Ave., Pasco, WA; FEE: $7.30 per meal for ages 18-59, $2.75 suggested donation for ages 60+ .
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!