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What's Happening in South Suburban (Oct 26-Nov 1)

What's Happening in South Suburban (Oct 26-Nov 1)

Oct 25 2015

Looking for free or low cost things to do in Littleton, Centennial, or Lone Tree? Well your look is over! Here are just a few of the activities happening in South Suburban this week.

Monday, Oct 26

Butts-N-Gutts
This drop-in fitness class focuses on your core muscles. Enhance back strength while tightening and toning the abdomen and glutes.
Who: 18 and up
When: 9 - 9:30 am
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.75 Resident, $7.75 Nonresident)

Tuesday, Oct 27

Discover Fall at South Platte Park
Explore a tapestry of colors in this hidden gem of trails, lakes and open space tucked away just west of Santa Fe Drive. Stop in the Carson Nature Center before heading out to learn about the most scenic areas in autumn and best places to spot wildlife.
Who: All ages
When: Sunrise to sunset; Carson Nature Center (12 - 4:30 pm)
WhereSouth Platte Park
Price: Free

Wednesday, Oct 28

Continuing Intermediate Spanish
Want to brush up on your Spanish or continue learning the language? Drop in to this ongoing class to improve fluency and build your vocabulary.
Who: All ages
When: 9 - 10:30 am
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $7 Adult Resident, $8.25 Adult Nonresident; $6 Senior Resident, $7 Senior Nonresident

Pickleball Clinic
Come for a quick introduction to this badminton/tennis/table tennis-like sport with these 2-hour classes. Learn the the basics of the game with our seasoned instructors.
Who: 18 and up
When: 12 - 2 pm
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $10 Adult Resident; $14 Adult Nonresident
RegisterReserve your spot now

Thursday, Oct 29

HoopCore Fitness
Work your core muscles while having a blast! Whether you hula hooped as a kid or want to pick it up now, by the end of the first 5 minutes, you'll be back in the swing of things.
Who: 18 and up
When: 9 - 9:55 am 
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.75 Resident, $7.75 Nonresident)

Friday, Oct 30

Friday Walk-About
Enjoy walking but can't get motivated without a partner? This weekly walking group walks every Friday morning, and chooses a new destination each time. Transportation is provided.
Who: 18 and up
When: 9 am - 12 pm
WhereBotanic Gardens at Chatfield
Price: $10 Adult Resident, $12 Adult Nonresident; $8 Senior Resident, $10 Senior Nonresident
RegisterSign up now

Holiday Art for an Hour
Little ones can explore their creativity as they create holiday-themed art for Halloween. 
Who: Ages 3 - 6
When: 9:30 - 10:30 am
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $9 Youth Resident, $12 Youth Nonresident
RegisterSign up now

Saturday, Oct 31

Birding in The Gardens
Walk on the wild side. Join an Audubon Master Birder to discover the amazing diversity of ducks and other avian species that winter in and around Hudson Gardens. Join us and pick up basic birding techniques, tips, and so much more!
Who: 18 and up
When: 8 - 11 am
Where: Hudson Gardens
Price: $8 Hudson Gardens Member, $10 Nonmember
Register: Registration Required

Sunday, Nov 1

New! Sunday Morning Cycling
We've added another cycling class. You can now drop in on Sunday mornings for 55 minutes of heart-pounding exercise.
Who: 18 and up
When: 8:30 - 9:25 am
WhereGoodson Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.75 Resident, $7.75 Nonresident)

 

Crafters -  Show Your Wares

Are you a local artist looking to sell your works? Our annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair is back for its 29th year on Dec 5 and we are currently accepting vendor applications.