City of Delray Beach Parks and Recreation

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Delray Beach Parks and Recreation offers recreational programs to our residents and visitors year round. Exciting activities for all ages are featured during November and December and we invite you to view these and other upcoming events in our 2013-14 Fall and Winter Activities Guide. Some of the programs and special events are listed below. Join us and discover the fun! PICKLEBALL Dates: Ongoing Times: Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays 9am – 12pm Location: Community Center, 50 NW 1st Ave Ages: Adults Cost: $5 (daily) Annual Pass: $175 residents, $200 non-residents 6-Month Pass: $100 residents, $110 non-residents A fun paddle sport using a wiffle ball on a netted court. Beginners welcome! Info: (561) 243-7250. POMPEY PARK WALKING CLUB Dates: December 1st – February 28th Times: Daily, 7am and 6pm Location: Pompey Park Recreation Center, 1101 NW 2nd St Ages: 18 years of age and older Cost: $5residents,$6non-residents Get fit and improve your health. Pedometers will be distributed to track and log progress. Incentives will be given for goal completion! Info: (561) 243-7356. KIDZ CULTURAL DANCE Dates: November 9th – December 14th Times: Saturdays, 11am – 12pm Location: Veterans Park, 802 NE 1st St Ages: 4-9 years of age Cost: $78 residents, $83 non-residents (10% siblings discount) This energetic upbeat class provides cardio strengthening thru music and dance from around the world. Info: (561) 243-7350. START SMART BASEBALL Dates: November 9th – November 30th Times: Saturdays, 10:30am – 11:30am Location: Catherine Strong Splash Park, 1500 SW 6th St Ages: 3-6 years of age Cost: $30 residents, $40 non-residents An introduction to the sport of baseball for young children. Innovative equipment will be used to enhance child development. Info: (561) 243-7194. WINTER SKATE CAMP Session I dates: December 23rd, 26th, 27th & 30th (Session I) Session II dates: December 31st, January 2nd, 3rd & 6th) Times: 9am – 4pm (8am – 9am drop off / 4pm – 5:30pm pickup) Location: 505 Teen Center & Hobbit Skate Park, 505 SE 5th Ave Ages: 5-15 years of age Cost: $96 residents, $104 non- residents (per session) Eight full days of skate camp with instruction on board set-up, safety tips and technique. Planned activities include skate park field trips, movie outings, bowling and more. Participants must provide own skateboard, helmet and knee/elbow pads. Info: (561) 243-7158. CPR CLASS (AHA HEARTSAVER/AED) Dates: Ongoing Times: Wednesdays, 9am – 12:30pm Location: Ocean Rescue Headquarters, 340 South Ocean Blvd Ages: 12 years of age and older Cost: Free (CPR masks may be purchased for $5 – recommended) This free class is open to Delray Beach residents and city employees. Certified American Heart Association CPR instructors will provide training on adult/child/ infant CPR, choking and defibrillation. AHA Heartsaver certification awarded to participants upon course completion. Info and registration (required): (561) 243-7400. Parks and Recreation Special Events November – December 2013 November 2nd 2nd Annual Fall Skate & Grind, 505 Teen Center Hobbit Skate Park November 2nd Delray Beach Swim and Tennis Club Pool Open House November 23rd Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk, Anchor Park November 25th Turkey Give-a-way, 505 Teen Center November 27th Teen Thanksgiving Feast, 505 Teen Center December 14th Delray Beach Holiday Parade, Downtown Delray Beach December 16th & 17th Santa’s Calling December 28th Family Splash Games, Pompey Park Pool For the latest updates, visit the City’s website, www.mydelraybeach.com, and select Parks and Recreation under Departments or call (561) 243-7250.