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What's Happening in South Suburban (Feb 8 - 14)

What's Happening in South Suburban (Feb 8 - 14)

Feb 06 2016

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

Monday, Feb 8

New! Drop-Off Daily Childcare 
Whether you need to go to an appointment, go out to lunch or run some errands, we can meet your individual child care needs with a fully licensed drop-in child care program.
Who: Ages 2½ - 6
When: 8 am - 4 pm (Mon - Thu)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: Full day: $25 Resident, $33 Nonresident; Half day: $13 Resident, $15 Nonresident
Register

Pickleball Clinic
Come for a quick introduction to this badminton/tennis/table tennis-like sport with these two-hour classes. Participants will be introduced to the basics of the game by our seasoned instructors. 
Who: Ages 18 and up 
When: 2 - 4 pm 
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $10 Resident, $14 Nonresident
Register

Tuesday, Feb 9

Parent-Tot Handprint Workshop
Design a one of a kind hand or footprint with your baby or toddler in clay.  All pieces will be fired and glazed to have as a keepsake memory of your child.
Who: Ages 3 months - 3 years
When: 12:30 - 2 pm
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $16 Resident, $20 Nonresident
Register

FREE Equipment Orientation 
Attend a general orientation session with a personal trainer in a group setting to learn safe and proper use of a variety of cardiovascular and weight machines. 
Who: Ages 10 and up (10 - 13 must be accompanied by an adult)
When: 9 - 10:15 am
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: Free
RSVP

Wednesday, Feb 10

Valentine's Bingo
Sheridan Community, give Valentine’s Bingo a whirl, munch on delicious treats and feel the LOVE! Bring a loved one and enjoy an afternoon of bingo.
Who: Ages 55 and up
When: 1 - 3 pm
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: Free
RSVP

Mighty Mites Instructional Soccer
Boys and girls improve basic skills while interacting with others in a safe, encouraging environment.  Parent helpers are welcome to assist with classes.
Who: Ages 3 - 6
When: Feb 10 - 24: 10 - 10:50 am
Where: Family Sports Dome
Price: $33.75 Resident, $45 Nonresident ($11.25 R, $15 NR per class)
Register

Ice Arena Master Plan Update
Learn about the results of the District's master plan study on renovations to the South Suburban Ice Arena during the bi-monthly board meeting.
Who: All ages
When: 7 pm
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: Free
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Thursday, Feb 11

Reformer Basics Orientation
Learn the basics using the Reformer apparatus for pilates. This 75-minute orientation will prepare you to participate in our four-week, small group Reformer classes, private personal, or small group Reformer training.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 9:30 - 10:45 am
WhereBuck Recreation Center
Price: $17 Resident, $21 Nonresident
Register

Friday, Feb 12

In-Service Adventure Camp
Let your kids expend some energy on their day off by ice skating, taking on the climbing wall, playing in the eXerGame Zone, running obstacle courses, competing against each other in laser tag and more.
Who: Ages 6 - 13
When: 7 am - 6 pm
Where: Family Sports Center
Price: $47 Resident, $51 Nonresident
Register

In-Service Day Camp
Explore opportunities at this classic camp for those who enjoy a little bit of everything: arts & crafts, sports, science fun, indoor/outdoor group activities, swimming, field trips and more.
Who: Ages 5 - 10
When: 7 am - 6:30 pm
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $25 Resident, $33 Nonresident
Register

Holiday Art for an Hour
Stop in, and create a Valentine's Day masterpiece from a variety of materials.
Who: Ages 3 - 6
When: 9:30 - 10:30 am
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $9 Resident, $12 Nonresident
Register

Computer Discovery
Have you been stumped by how to use different programs on your computer? Do you wish you could ask someone the questions that have been frustrating you? Well, bring your laptop and consult with our Computer Superheroes! Who knows, you may even be able to teach your grandchildren a thing or two after this informative Q & A session.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 1 - 3 pm
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $5 Resident, $6 Nonresident
Register

Father-Daughter Sweetheart Dance
Dads bring your daughters for an evening of dancing with refreshments, pictures, music and prizes.
Who: All ages
When: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $25 Resident, $30 Nonresident
Register

Saturday, Feb 13

Beginning Crochet
Learn all the basics for crocheting including how to hold the yarn and four basic stitches for making baby blankets and scarves.
Who: Ages 18 and up 
When: 9 - 11 am 
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center 
Price: $11 Resident, $13 Nonresident
RSVP

FREE Cooley Nature Walk
Explore Cooley Lake wildlife area, which has limited public access to protect wildlife, during a naturalist-guided walk.
Who: Ages 3 and up
When: 9:30 - 11 am
Where: Carson Nature Center
Price: Free
RSVP

Chef Kids
Kids can enhance their cooking skills while having fun and learning math and science without evening knowing it.
Who: Ages 7 - 12
When: 1 - 4 pm
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $29 Resident, $32 Nonresident
Register

Bottoms Up! Duck and Waterfowl Identification
Dabbling, diving, and tipping, oh my! Join us to learn how to identify common and not so common waterfowl visiting this winter. We’ll start with a lesson in the classroom, and then head out into the Park to find and identify waterfowl based on behavior, sound, color, and shape.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 2 - 4 pm
Where: Carson Nature Center
Price: $9 Resident, $12 Nonresident
Register

Sunday, Feb 14

Temporary Art Exhibits
Each month, the South Suburban Public Art Committee selects local artists to display their work at various District facilities.These temporary art exhibits are also a chance to showcase local artists.
Who: All ages
When: All day
Where: Buck and Lone Tree recreation centers, and the Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel
Price: Free
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