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What's Happening in South Suburban (Aug 21 - 27)

What's Happening in South Suburban (Aug 21 - 27)

Aug 14 2017

Looking for free, low-cost, and affordable things to do in Centennial, Littleton, Lone Tree, and Sheridan? Well, your look is over! Here are just a few of the activities happening in South Suburban this week, August 21 - 27.

Featured Activity

Solar Eclipse Viewing
Join us for the eclipse of a lifetime - the total solar eclipse on August 21. Viewing glasses and refreshments included
Who: All ages
When: 10 am - 1:30 pm (Mon; Aug 21)
Where: South Platte Park
Price: $5, must register for a guaranteed spot

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Mon, Aug 21

Youth BMX Champs Camp
This fun and exciting camp will build a solid foundation for BMX biking beginners, increasing confidence and technical skill. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 7 - 12, boys and girls
When: 5 - 6:30 pm (Mon - Thu; Aug 21 - 24)
Where: County Line BMX Track
Price: $69 Resident, $75 Nonresident ($17.25 R, $18.75 NR per session)

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Youth Cross Country Fall Track
Join our program, which is part of the Colorado Association of Recreational Athletics. Track meets are Saturday or Sunday mornings. 16 sessions.
Who: Ages 7 - 14, boys and girls
When: 6 - 7 pm (Mon and Wed; Aug 21 - Oct 11)
Where: deKoevend Park
Price: $69 Resident, $83 Nonresident ($4.31 R, $5.19 NR per session)

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Tue, Aug 22

Youth Fencing
Integrate mind and body, gain balance, better reflexes, confidence, and self-esteem. 7 sessions.
Who: Ages 8 - 14
When: 4:15 - 5:45 pm (Tue; Aug 22 - Oct 03)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $72 Resident, $82 Nonresident ($10.29 R, $11.71 NR per session)
Additional times: 5 - 6:30 pm (Wed; Aug 23 - Sep 27), Lone Tree Recreation Center

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Wed, Aug 23

Youth Little Medical School - Your Amazing Body
Using interactive demonstrations, role-playing, crafts and games, kids will learn how the body and organs work, how to use instruments that real doctors use, and assemble a mini first-aid kit. 6 sessions.
Who: Ages 6 - 11
When: 4:30 - 5:30 pm (Wed; Aug 23 - Sep 27)
Where: The Lone Tree Hub
Price: $89 Resident, $94 Nonresident ($14.83 R, $15.67 NR per session)

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Adult Beginning Oil Painting Studio
Learn basic techniques and tricks for creating your own work of art that looks just like a professional piece. 6 sessions.
Who: Ages 14 and up
When: 6 - 8 pm (Wed; Aug 23 - Sept 27)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $75 Resident, $84 Nonresident ($12.50 R, $14 NR per session)

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First Public Hearing on 2018
Join us for the first of three public hearings on our 2018 Budget. We want to hear from about desired projects and budget priorities, so please consider attending.
Who: All residents
When: 7 pm (Wed; Aug 23)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center

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Thu, Aug 24

Youth Beginning Ballet
Students will work on basic ballet movements, ballet vocabulary, choreography and floor work. 15 sessions.
Who: Ages 5 - 7
When: 3:45 - 4:30 pm (Thu; Aug 24 - Dec 14)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $118 Resident, $133 Nonresident ($7.87 R, $8.87 NR per session)
Additional times: Ages 7 - 10, 5:30 - 6:30 pm; Ages 4 - 5, 2:15 - 3 pm; Ages 5 - 7, 3 - 3:45 pm (Aug 25 - Dec 15)

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Fri, Aug 25

Adult Life After Divorce
During this two-day workshop, women will reflect on the gifts received from past relationships, release thoughts that no longer service the best version of themselves, and recommit to life's purpose and desires. 2 sessions.
Who: Ages 18 and up, women
When: 4 - 6 pm (Fri; Aug 25) and 10 am - 12 pm (Sat; Aug 26)
Where: The Lone Tree Hub
Price: $65 Resident, $69 Nonresident ($32.50 R, $34.50 NR per session)

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Youth Hip Hop
Learn hip hop moves while working on coordination, strength and team work. 17 sessions.
Who: Ages 6 - 8
When: 7 - 7:45 pm (Fri; Aug 25 - Dec 15)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $118 Resident, $133 Nonresident ($6.94 R, $7.82 NR per session)

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Sat, Aug 26

Adult Pickleball Clinic
Come for a quick introduction to this badminton/tennis/table tennis-like sport with this two-hour class. Level 1 - 2.5
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 5 - 7 pm (Sat; Aug 26)
Where: Cornerstone Park
Price: $10 Resident, $14 Nonresident

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Sun, Aug 27

Bluffs 8K Trail Run
Challenge yourself to a tough race with breathtaking views at the Bluffs Regional Park in Lone Tree. This race is not for the faint-hearted.
Who: All ages
When: 8 am (Sun; Aug 27)
Where: Prairie Sky Park (start and finish)
Price: Early registration, $30 Adults, $20 Youth (ages 14 and under)

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FREE Sunday Music on the Patio - Hip Replacements
Sit back, relax and wind down your weekend listening to this local popular band. The music is free, and we'll have food and beverage specials.
Who: All ages (children must stay with their parents for safety purposes)
When: 4 - 7 pm (Sun; Aug 27)
Where: Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel
Price: Free

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Hudson Gardens Concert – B-52s
This American new wave band with its surreal dance music comes to the Gardens. Hits include “Love Shack”, “Rock Lobster”, and “Deadbeat Club.”
Who: All ages
When: 7:30 pm (Sun; Aug 27)
Where: The Hudson Gardens & Events Center
Price:  $45 Adult, $35 Child

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Other Happenings

Recreation Center Maintenance Closures
Please note the following recreation center facility closure for annual maintenance:

Buck Recreation Center: Pool closed, Aug 14 – 25; Facility closed, Aug 21 - 25

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Western Welcome Week
Join South Suburban at Littleton's 89th Western Welcome Week Aug 11 - 20. Celebrate with us at many family friendly events.

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