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What's Happening in South Suburban (Sep 11 - 17)

What's Happening in South Suburban (Sep 11 - 17)

Sep 04 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 11 – 17, 2017.

 

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Parents Night Out
Enjoy a night out while your kids are safe and entertained with a variety of activities. Children will be split into three groups based on age and will rotate through 3 different activities. Each child will spend 45 minutes in art programs, gymnastics, and pool activities. At the start of the night children will have pizza and juice.
Who: Ages 5 - 12
When: 6:00 - 9:00 pm (Fri; Sep 15)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $20.00 Resident, $25.00 Nonresident

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Mon, Sep 11

STAR (South Suburban Therapeutic Adaptive Recreation) Gym Games
Enjoy being active playing a different sport each month along with creative fitness games. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 13 and up
When: 5:15 - 6:15 pm (Mon; Sep 11 - Oct 02)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $32.00 Resident, $38.00 Nonresident ($8.00 R, $9.50 NR)

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Pre-1 Ice Skating Lessons
Enjoy being active playing a different sport each month along with creative fitness games. 8 sessions.
Who: Ages 4 - 6
When: 5:30 - 6:00 pm (Mon; Sep 11 - Oct 10)
Where: Family Sports Ice Arena
Price: $88.00 Resident, $96.00 Nonresident ($11.00 R, $12.00 NR)

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Latin Style Dance
Find the fun Latin dance rhythm! Beginners quickly become proficient and continuing students learn advanced moves. Singles welcome. Learn Rumba, Samba and Cha-Cha. 6 sessions.
Who: Ages 15 and up ages 12 - 14 may register with paying adult.
When: 7:15 - 8:45 pm (Mon; Sep 11 - Oct 16)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $72.00 Resident, $77.00 Nonresident ($12.00 R, $12.83 NR)

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Tue, Sep 12

Toddler Time in the Creativity Lab
Come and do a special craft time set aside every Tuesday during the school year for small children accompanied by an adult. A special craft will be available each week or you can just use the time to explore and create your own ideas!
Who: Ages 2 - 5
When: 10 am - 12 pm (Tue; Sep 12, 2017 - May 31, 2018)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $2.25 Resident, $3.00 Nonresident, accompanying adult is free

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Pickleball Clinic
Come for a quick introduction to Pickleball, a court game that is similar to tennis with elements of badminton and table tennis. Participants will be challenged to develop their skills by our seasoned instructors. Skill level 1.0 – 2.5
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 12 - 2 pm (Tue; Sep 12)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $10.00 Resident, $14.00 Nonresident

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Shallow Water Lifeguard Training
American Red Cross (ARC) Lifeguard Training course teaches candidates the skills and knowledge needed to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Upon successful completion candidate will receive certification in ARC Shallow Lifeguard Training, First Aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. 9 sessions.
Who: Ages 15 and up
When: 5:00 - 8:30 pm (Tue and Thu; Sep 12 - Oct 10)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $150.00 Resident, $225.00 Nonresident ($15.66 R, $25.00 NR)

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Wed, Sep 13

FREE! Arapahoe County Council on Aging Speakers Series
Join us for informative monthly topics presented by professionals throughout Arapahoe County. Light refreshments provided.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 11:15 am - 12:30 pm (Wed; Sep 13)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free

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Paint Along Studio Daytime
Come paint along with others and create your own acrylic masterpiece through guided instruction. This entertaining interactive class allows you to paint a whole acrylic painting while you follow along with the instructor as she demonstrates each brush stroke. Every month is a new project. Take home your finished product to enjoy. All materials are included.
Who: Ages 12 and up
When: 2:00 - 4:00 pm (Wed; Sep 13)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $23.00 Resident, $28.00 Nonresident

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Second Public Hearing on 2018 District Budget
The South Suburban Board of Directors will outline the District's major goals and priorities for next year, and citizens can provide input on desired projects and budget priorities.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 7:00 pm (Wed; Sep 13)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center

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Thu, Sep 14

Reformer Basics Orientation
Learn the basics of Pilates as they apply to the Reformer apparatus. This 75-minute orientation will prepare you to participate in our four-week small group Reformer classes and/or private personal or small group Reformer training.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 9:30 - 10:45 am (Thu; Sep 14)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $17.00 Resident, $21.00 Nonresident

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Pottery Level 1
Learn the basics of pottery wheel throwing and glazing with individual attention given to students. Students are encouraged to use the studio during the open lab hours. 6 sessions.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 12:45 - 3:45 pm (Thu; Sep 14 - Oct 19)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $92.00 Resident, $107.00 Nonresident ($15.33 R, $17.83 NR)

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Fri, Sep 15

Family Art Specialty Workshops
Make a new clay project each month.
Who: Ages 2½ and up ages 8 and upmay take class independently
When: 10:00 - 11:00 am (Fri; Sep 15)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $13.00 Resident, $16.00 Nonresident class fee is per creation made

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Let’s Move It to Music!
Kids learn to follow simple directions with creative movements set to music. Little ones wear comfortable clothing or fun dance attire and learn choreography and techniques that are age-appropriate, high energy and FUN! 6 sessions.
Who: Ages 2½ - 4
When: 2:30 - 3:15 pm (Fri; Sep 15 - Oct 20)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $32.00 Resident, $36.00 Nonresident ($5.33 R, $6.00 NR)

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Sat, Sep 16

Nature Photography
Learn how to observe nature through a lens and take your camera off 'auto' to get the picture you want - whether it's a flower, animal or landscape.
Who: Ages 10 and up
When: 7:30 - 9:00 pm (Sat; Sep 16)
Where: South Platte Park
Price: $10.00 Resident, $15.00 Nonresident

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Sun, Sep 17

Yin Yoga
Come and experience the true power of depth and being with this therapeutic style of yoga where floor postures are held from 3 - 5 minutes. Yin Yoga helps the mind shift from an active state to a passive state, ultimately shifting oneself into a true state of relaxation and healing.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 10:15 - 11:15 am (Sun; Sep 17)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($4.25 - $5.25 Resident, $5.50 - $7.25 Nonresident)
Register: Drop-in; no registration necessary

Other Happenings

September Pass Sale

School's back in session and fall is here, which means our annual, month-long punch card sale is back, September 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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