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August happenings for the whole family

August happenings for the whole family

Jul 29 2019

South Suburban Golf Course Couples’ League
This is a great way to get in 9 holes with your significant other on Sunday afternoon. You can book your own foursome, or we'll be happy to pair you up with another couple, Play as many or as few weeks as you'd like.  Call the Pro Shop a week in advance for tee times
Who: Ages 18 and up
When:  Sun, Jul 14 - Aug 25, 2:15 pm
Where: South Suburban Golf Course
Price: $20 per person, greens fees and prize pot, includes one drink ticket, and reduced prices on after-round appetizers

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Adult Lap Swim
Adults, get your workout outdoors this summer Lap swim, at two South Suburban outdoor pools all summer.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When:  Fri, Sat, Sun,10 am – 12 pm
Where: Franklin and Harlow outdoor pools
Price: $7 Resident, $4 Nonresident, drop-in fees

 

Fall is Fore Golf
Purchase a $100 gift card and get $150 of greens fees, carts, and range balls while supplies last. Not valid with any other discounts (punch passes, range cards, annual membership fees).
Who: All ages
When:  Card is valid Sep 23 - Dec 31, 2019
Where: South Suburban golf courses
Price: $100

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Shotokan Karate
Shotokan Karate is a traditional and structured class promoting self-defense and mental and physical development.  This class also promotes concentration, focus, discipline, fitness, self-confidence, and respect.
Who: Ages 5 - 13
When:  Tue and Thu, Aug 1 – 29, 5:15 – 6:15 pm
Please note that registration for a Wednesday session includes entry to a second class each week.  Choose to attend Tuesday at 5:15 pm or Thursday at 5:15 pm for a total of 2 classes each week:
Wed, Aug 7 – 28, 3:45 – 4:45 pm
Wed, Aug 7 – 28, 5 – 6 pm
Where:  Lone Tree Hub
Price: $70 Youth Resident, $76 Youth Nonresident

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Tae Kwon Do
Build confidence, relieve stress, and enhance overall physical fitness while learning self-defense techniques of kicking, punching, and blocking.
Who: Ages 8 and up
When and Where:  Mon, Wed, Aug 5 – 21, Goodson
Price: $60 Resident, $67 Nonresident

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Free Yoga in the Park
Relax your body and mind outdoors. No experience or registration necessary. All you need to bring is your body, an open mind, and a yoga mat.  Remember your water bottle as well.
Who: Ages 10 and older
When: Tue, Aug 6, 5:30 – 6:30 pm, deKoevend Park, Centennial
Tue, Aug 27, 6:30 – 7:30 pm, Belvedere Park,  Lone Tree
Price: Free

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Folk Tales for Fun - Youth Theater Production
South Suburban's youth actors present this children’s play of six stories taking you on a magnificent tour of Germany, Egypt, Turkey and Liberia with entertaining, universal folk tales. 
Who: Ages 5 and above
When:  Fri, Aug 9, 7 – 8:30 pm
Where: Buck Recreation Center Theater
Price: $7 Adult Resident, $4 Youth Resident

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Pancake Stampede 5k
The race is a part of Littleton's Western Welcome Week celebration and held before the annual pancake breakfast at Arapahoe Community College.
Who: All ages and abilities
When:  Sun, Aug 11, 8 am
Where:   Mary Carter Greenway, along the Platte River Trail
Price: $20 for adults, $10 for 14 & younger. Online registration closes at Midnight, Thursday, August 8.

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KIDZ Camp Drop-in Daycare
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 program. Our innovative approach provides fun, safety, affordability, and convenience. Children engage in arts and crafts, a variety of learning centers, computers, the facility's gymnastic room, gym, racquetball courts, and outdoor playground.
Who: Ages 1 ½  to 6
When:  Mon -  Fri, Aug 12 – 23, 8:30 am– 3 pm
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $31 Resident, $37 Nonresident, daily (bring a sack lunch)
$16 Resident, $19 Nonresident, 3 hours or less

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FREE Equipment Training
Attend a general orientation session with a personal trainer in a group setting to learn the safe and proper use of a variety of cardiovascular and weight machines.
Who: Ages 10 – Senior, ages 10 - 13 must be accompanied by a registered adult
When and Where:
Mon, Aug 12, 9 – 10:15 am. Goodson Recreation Center
Tue, Aug 13, 9 – 10:15 am, Buck Recreation Center
Thu, Aug 15, 5:30  6:45 pm, Buck Recreation Center
Mon, Aug 25, 8:30 – 9:45 pm. Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: Free

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Perseids Meteor Shower
Join South Platte Park for the biggest celestial show of the summer! Lay back in our lakeside meadow and enjoy a campfire, s’mores and good ol’ fashion stargazing before the bustle of fall begins. 
Who: All ages
When:  Mon, Aug 12, 8 pm - 12 am
Where: South Platte Park
Price: $5 - $8 Resident, $7 - $10 Nonresident

 

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HawkQuest Night Out
Assorted live raptors such as falcons, owls and hawks take flight in front of your eyes! Learn about their habits and importance in the environment. Bring a chair or blanket.
Who: All ages
When:  Tue, Aug 13, 6:30 – 8 pm
Where: South Platte Park
Price: $5

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New! Academy of Dance Competition Teams
South Suburban’s latest dance endeavor is for dancers who currently participate in any South Suburban Academy of Dance class and have a desire to compete in local competitions as well. Auditions are required for placement into the correct competition team.  
Who: Ages 4 and up
When:  Aug auditions: Wed, Aug 14, 5 - 5:30 pm (Sep auditions TBD.), $5
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $250 for the competition season (August 2019 – July 2020)

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Yoga Nidra & Guided Meditation for Stress Reduction
The practice of completely guided meditation allows you to heal through gentle. Allow yourself time to rest, time to recharge, time to gain clarity and experience more balance in your life.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When and Where::  Sat, Aug 24, 10 - 11 am, Goodson Recreation Center
Mon, Aug 26, 5 - 6 pm, Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free, registration required

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Bluffs Trail Run 8k
Challenge yourself with this trail run around the Bluffs Regional Park in Lone Tree.  Rolling hills and beautiful views are complementary.
Who: Runners of all ages and abilities
When:  Sun, Aug 25, 2019, 7:30 am
Where:  Bluffs Regional Park
Price: $30 Adult, $20 Youth, before Aug 7

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FREE Coffee and Chats
Enjoy light refreshments, socialize with others, and listen to current topics.  This month is Tax Talk.
Who: Ages 50 and up
When:  Tue, Aug 27, 11:30 am
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: Free