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What's Happening in South Suburban (Sep 4 - 10)

What's Happening in South Suburban (Sep 4 - 10)

Aug 29 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, September 4 - 10.

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Yappy Hour (formerly Puppy Paddle)
Bring your furry four legged family member for the annual, end-of-season, dogs only, swim with a twist! Enjoy the music, munchies and libations for sale, while visiting with vendors offering up services and products especially for the dog lover.
Who: Ages 0 and up, canines
When: 3 - 7 pm (Sat; Sep 9)
Where: Holly Pool
Price: $8.00 per dog

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Mon, Sep 4

Adult Watercolor
Hone your style in this beginners and intermediate class that offers light instruction in major watercolor techniques. Some supplies included in fee. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 12:30 - 2 pm (Mon; Sep 04 - 25)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $26.00 Resident, $32.00 Nonresident ($6.50 R, $8.00 NR)

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Junior Jump Start Tennis
This class focuses on "fun"damentals. Teaching basics while having fun. Players learn all the strokes, scoring and basic strategy."Swing" on over for a great time! 8 sessions.
Who: Ages 11 - 17
When: 4:30 - 5:30 pm (Mon, Wed; Sep 04 - 27)
Where: Lone Tree Tennis Center
Price: $81.00 Resident, $99.00 Nonresident ($10.13 R, $12.38 NR)

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Tue, Sep 5

 

Adult Bridge Standard Bidding Techniques
Beginner players learn how to find the Golden Fit, get to the best contract and current refinements in bidding. Active players can establish a strong technique foundation. 8 sessions.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 1 - 3 pm (Tue; Sep 05 - Oct 24)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $84.00 Resident, $110.00 Nonresident ($10.50 R, $13.75 NR)

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Youth and Adult Water Yoga
Tradiitional yoga performed in the warm water therapy pool. Ideal for those who love the water or have difficulty holding traditional poses. Aids in circulation, in rehabilitation and in reducing stress. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 10 and up
When: 4 - 5 pm (Tue; Sep 05 - 26)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $37.00 Resident, $45.00 Nonresident ($9.25 R, $11.25 NR)

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Wed, Sep 6

Adult Tai Chi Level 1
Balance the body's energy flow promoting general health, spiritual harmony, relaxation and stress reduction. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 10 - 11 am (Wed; Sep 06 - 27)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $25.00 Resident, $30.00 Nonresident ($6.25 R, $7.50 NR)

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Love Stories Remembered
Enjoy this opportunity to share your special story with family and friends as part of a family legacy. Individuals will create an individualized, poetic story and/or photo collage of their romance or other special memories. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages adult and up
When: 12:30 - 1:30 pm (Wed; Sep 06 - 27)
Where: The Lone Tree Hub
Price: $38.00 Resident, $40.00 Nonresident ($9.50 R, $10.00 NR)

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Thu, Sep 7

The Knitting Circle
Discover the joy of knitting. Work with an experienced teacher to learn how to create simple knit projects, including purling and reading patterns; continue with casting in the round and learn additional stiches and more. 2 sessions.
Who: Ages 10 and up
When: 5:30 - 6:30 pm (Thu; Sep 07 - 14)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $8.00 Resident, $10.00 Nonresident ($4.00 R, $5.00 NR)

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Fri, Sep 8

Parents’ Night Out
Parents can enjoy a night out while their kids are safe and entertained while the kids spend an evening of swimming and watching a movie. We will go swimming at the pool for the first half of the evening then get setup to watch a movie the second half. We will also provide pizza and a juice box for dinner.
Who: Ages 5 - 12
When: 6 - 9 pm (Fri; Sep 8)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $18.00 Resident, $23.00 Nonresident

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FREE Friday Night Films – Leave it to Beavers
Skip the theater and enjoy fireside nature films at the atmosphere of Nature Center! Using their skills as natural builders and brilliant hydro-engineers, beavers are being recruited to accomplish everything from finding water in a bone-dry desert to recharging water tables and coaxing life back into damaged lands.. .
Who: Ages 7 and up
When: 7 - 8:30 pm (Fri; Sep 8)
Where: South Platte Park
Price: Free; donation appreciated for refreshments

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Sat, Sep 9

Adult Cardio Tennis
Practice drills give players of all abilities an ultimate high energy workout. Music abounds as our tennis pros run you around the courts. Taught by teaching professionals and includes warm-up, cardio workout and cool down phases. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 7:30 - 9 am (Sat; Sep 09 - 30)
Where: Holly Tennis Center
Price: $81.00 Resident, $90.00 Nonresident ($20.25 R, $22.50 NR)

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Learning Chinese
Living in an interconnected world, learning Chinese is both useful and important for future careers as well as when you travel. This Mandarin Chinese class will open the door to the beautiful language and culture by focusing on daily communication vocabulary and skills. You will be introduced to simple written characters and cultural elements. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 3 - 4 pm (Sat; Sep 09 - 30)
Where: The Lone Tree Hub
Price: $80.00 Resident, $85.00 Nonresident ($20.00 R, $21.25 NR)
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Sun, Sep 10

STAR (South Suburban Therapeutic Recreation Program) Walk
Take an easy 1-mile walk and raise awareness of this amazing program that enhances the lives of people with disabilities.
Who: Ages 3 and up
When: 10 am - 12 pm (Sun; Sun, Sep 10)
Where: Cornerstone Park
Price:$15 - $50, depending on level of support

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Youth Champs Camp Sport & Splash Camps
Camps include fun drills and games to teach basic sport fundamentals such as kicking, throwing and catching, as well as helping participants develop coordination, balance and agility. Half of camp is open swim. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 5 - 12
When: 1 - 4 pm (Sun; Sep 10 - Oct 01)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $90.00 Resident, $109.00 Nonresident ($22.50 R, $27.25 NR)

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FREE Sunday Music on the Patio – Willie & the Po’ Boys
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; Sep 10)
Where: Lone Tree Golf Club & Hotel
Price: Free

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Other Happenings

September Pass Sale

School's starting and fall is almost here, which means our annual, month-long punch card sale is back, Sep 1 - 30! We're offering deals on punch cards to our recreation centers, and discounts on personal and group training packages, facials, and massages. 

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