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Enrichment Experiences


The Harker Heights Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide range of year-round recreational classes for all ages. Between our Recreation Center and Activities Center, there's something for everyone!

For more information on Fitness & Recreation Classes contact:
  Nichole Broemer | 254.953.5465 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For more information on Outdoor Recreation Classes contact:
Dorian Evans | 254.953.5466 | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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FITNESS CLASSES 
SWORDPLAY:
RECREATIONAL FENCING

Thursdays 
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

July 2018                        Activity #: 1619
August 2018                   Activity #: 1620
September 2018            Activity #: 1621

Class will not be held on: 8/30/2018.

$50.00 Monthly

Ages 7 - Adult
Instructor: Coach Jo Tye

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

Participate and learn the art of the sword: Olympic style foil, epee and saber. Akin to mental chess with lots of decision making, strategy and tactics. Everyone from the beginner to advanced fencers will have fun learning new skills and techniques practices and used throughout history. All ages and all athletic condition level can fully participate in the recreational fencing class. No experience required.
Closed toe shoes and long pants required. Class motto: Respect, Honor, Tradition. Coach has guide and can adapt class to count towards home school PE credit. Equipment is provided for each student.                                                               
ADVANCE TRADITIONAL
BELLY DANCING
Tuesdays & Thursdays
7:15 pm – 8:30 pm

July 2018                     Activity #: 1614
August 2018                Activity #: 1615
September 2018          Activity #: 1616

$60.00 Monthly
                                                                            

Preregistration required as the class minimum is 3 participants for the class to make.

Females ages 20 & Up

Instructor: Vicky Mitchell

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing    

For more class information or general questions
email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 254.699.9650.
 
 
 

WATER AEROBICS – PM CLASS

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Month:          5 Punch:               10 Punch:
July 2018     Activity #: 1578     Activity #: 1581
Aug. 2018    Activity #: 1579     Activity #: 1582

Class will not be held on: 7/4/2018.

$40.00 – 10 class punch card

$20.00 – Senior (55 & Up) 10 class punch card

$20.00 – 5 class punch card

$10.00 – Senior (55 & Up) 5 class punch card


Punch cards good only during June 5 – August 9, 2018 season.


Ages 16 & Up (ages 8 – 15 with parent)

Instructor: Jeanette Free

Carl Levin Pool, 400 Miller’s Crossing


Please bring 1 pool noodle, bottle water, and water shoes to class.
       

Aqua Yoga – AM Class

Tuesdays and Thursdays

7:15 am – 8:30 am

$60.00 – Monthly (June/July)         Activity #: 1588

$30.00 – August                             Activity #: 1589

$10.00 – Drop-In Rate (must be purchased day before at the Rec Center)


Ages 16 & Up

Instructor: Gardenia Wood

Carl Levin Pool, 400 Miller’s Crossing


Please bring 1 pool noodle, bottle water, and yoga mat to class.

                   

 

 






                                                                                                                        


TAE KWON DO -
HOUSE OF DISCIPLINE
Tuesdays & Thursdays
Beginner     6:00 pm – 6:45 pm
Advance     7:00 pm – 7:45 pm

Month:               Beginner:               Advance:

July 2018          Activity #: 1605      Activity #: 1608
Aug. 2018         Activity #: 1606       Activity #: 1609
Sept. 2018        Activity #: 1607       Activity #: 1610

$40.00 Non-Resident - Monthly            

$35.00 Resident - Monthly
                                                                                

Ages 5 & Up

Instructor: Grand Master James McMurray


For June 5-21, month of Aug., & Sept. classes held at Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

For June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Tuesday classes held at Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail.


For June 28, July 5, 12, 19, & 26 Thursday classes held at Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

HAPKIDO -
HOUSE OF DISCIPLINE
 

Tuesdays & Thursdays
8:00 pm – 8:45 pm

July 2018               Activity #: 1611
Aug. 2018              Activity #: 1612
Sept. 2018              Activity #: 1613

 

$40.00 Non-Resident - Monthly            
$35.00 Resident - Monthly
                                                                                

Ages 17 & Up
Instructor: Grand Master James McMurray           


For June 5-21, month of Aug., & Sept. classes held at Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

For June 26, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Tuesday classes held at Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail.

 

For June 28, July 5, 12, 19, & 26 Thursday classes held at Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

   

                                                


DONG STYLE TAI CHI / QI GONG 
AM CLASS

Thursdays
9:00 am – 10:00 am

July 2018                 Activity #: 1622
August 2018            Activity #: 1623
September 2018     Activity #: 1624

Preregistration required as the class
maximum is 10 participants per session. 

Class will not be held on: 7/19/2018 & 8/30/2018.

$16.00 Monthly
$12.00 Monthly - Senior (55 & Up) 

Ages 18 & Up
Instructor: Darla Prather

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

Tai Chi is an internal martial art that is practice for health benefits and self-defense. Qi Gong when practice properly helps maintain the health of mind and body, improves energy levels and healing from illness. Please wear loose and comfortable clothing. Suggested to wear sneakers or flat sole shoes. Bring bottle water.
                                                                    
                                             

DONG STYLE TAI CHI / QI GONG  PM CLASS
Mondays
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

July 2018                     Activity #: 1625
August 2018                Activity #: 1626
September 2018          Activity #: 1627

Preregistration required as the class
maximum is 5 participants per session.

Classes will not be held on: 7/30/2018 & 9/3/2018 (rescheduled to Tues. 9/4/2018).

$16.00 Monthly
$12.00 Monthly - Senior (55 & Up)

Ages 18 & Up
Instructor: Carrie Howell 

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

Tai Chi is an internal martial art that is practice for health benefits and self-defense. Qi Gong when practice properly helps maintain the health of mind and body, improves energy levels and healing from illness. Please wear loose and comfortable clothing. Suggested to wear toe socks or ballet slippers. Bring bottle water.
                                            


YOGA

Thursdays

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm 

Session:  Date:                                 Activity #:
I               June 7 - July 12, 2018      1602
II              July 19 - Aug. 23, 2018     CANCELED

 

III             Aug. 30 - Sept. 27, 2018  1618
 
$18.00 - Session I & II (6 classes)
$15.00 - Session III (5 classes)

Preregistration required as the class
maximum is 20 participants per session.   
            


Ages 18 & Up

Instructors: Session I & II: Quynh Nhu Nguyen
                   Session III: Cathy McLaughlin

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing
  

The instructor will offer modifications to allow
each individual to succeed in a group setting.
Please wear comfortable exercise clothing/shoes
and bring a yoga mat and water.

              

 


OUTDOOR RECREATION

 


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GET OUTDOORS HEIGHTS
 
GO Heights is a Harker Heights’ new outdoor recreation program. Join us to learn a variety of new outdoor skills! Activities are open to all ages and skill levels. Ending time, location, and price very by activityMore information call 254.953.5466 or visit www.meetup.com/goheights.