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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:
Adam Trujillo | 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

January 2019                 Activity #: 1680
February 2019               Activity #: 1681
March 2019                   Activity #:  1682
April 2019                      Activity #:  1683

No class on:  1/31/2019.

$50.00 Monthly

Ages 7 - Adult
Instructor: Coach Jo Tye

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing

Olympic style foil, epee and saber.Fencing teaches self-confidence, self-control, quick thinking, and good sportsmanship. Everyone from the beginner to advanced fencers will have fun learning new skills and techniques practices and used throughout history. All ages and physical condition will benefit from this historically based sport. No experience required. Equipment is provided. 2-3 class tournaments per year. Class motto: Respect, Honor, Tradition. Homeschool curriculum guide is available upon request. Closed toe shoes and long pants required.                                                                       
ADVANCE TRADITIONAL
BELLY DANCING
Tuesdays & Thursdays
7:15 pm – 8:30 pm

January 2019                 Activity #: 1691
February 2019               Activity #: 1692
March 2019                   Activity #: 1693
April 2019                      Activity #: 1694

No class on: 1/1/2019.

$60.00 Monthly (January 2019 - $30.00)

                                                                            

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.
 
 
 

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:

Jan. 2019         Activity #:  1648      Activity #:  1655
Feb. 2019         Activity #:  1649      Activity #:  1656
Mar. 2019         Activity #:  1650      Activity #:  1657
Apr. 2019          Activity #:  1651      Activity #:  1658

Classses Oct. 30, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2019 temporary moved to the Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail.

No classes on: 1/1/2019, 1/22/2019, & 1/24/2019.

$40.00 Non-Resident - Monthly            

$35.00 Resident - Monthly
                                                                                

Ages 5 & Up

Instructor: Grand Master James McMurray

Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail (Oct. 30, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2019)    
Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing (Feb. - April 2019)                                                                               

HAPKIDO -
HOUSE OF DISCIPLINE
 

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

January 2019                 Activity #:  1662
February 2019               Activity #:   1663
March 2019                   Activity #:   1664
April 2019                      Activity #:   1665
  
Classses Oct. 30, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2019 temporary moved to the Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail.

No classes on: 1/1/2019, 1/22/2019, & 1/24/2019.

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

Ages 17 & Up

Instructor: Grand Master James McMurray
 

Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail (Oct. 30, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2019)    
Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing (Feb. - April 2019)
  

 


DONG STYLE TAI CHI / QI GONG 
AM CLASS

Thursdays
9:00 am – 10:00 am

January 2019                 Activity #: 1695
February 2019               Activity #: 1696
March 2019                   Activity #:  1697
April 2019                      Activity #:  1698

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

$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

January 2019                 Activity #: 1699
February 2019               Activity #:  1700
March 2019                   Activity #:  1701
April 2019                      Activity #:  1702

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

No classes on:  1/21/2019 (rescheduled on 1/14/2019 & 1/28/2019 for 1.5 hr. each), 2/18/2019 (rescheduled on 2/11/2019 & 2/25/2019 for 1.5 hr. each), & 4/29/2019.

$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 #:

III             Jan. 3 - 31, 2019              1673

Continue to check website or Recreation Center for
future Feb. - April 2019 session dates.

$15.00 - Session I - III (5 classes each session)

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

Ages 18 & Up

Instructor: Cathy McLaughlin (500 hours - YogaFit
Teacher Certification)

Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail
(Oct. 11, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2019)
Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing
(Oct. 4, 2018 & Feb. - April 2019)
  

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, blocks, and water.

 


OUTDOOR RECREATION

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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.