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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:
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

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$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

September 2018            Activity #: 1616
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Class will not be held on: 9/25/2018.

$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.
 
 
 

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

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$40.00 Non-Resident - Monthly            

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Ages 5 & Up

Instructor: Grand Master James McMurray

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing         

HAPKIDO -
HOUSE OF DISCIPLINE
 

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

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$40.00 Non-Resident - Monthly            
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Ages 17 & Up
Instructor: Grand Master James McMurray           

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing


DONG STYLE TAI CHI / QI GONG 
AM CLASS

Thursdays
9:00 am – 10:00 am

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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

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maximum is 5 participants per session.

Class will not be held on: 9/3/2018 (rescheduled for 1.5 hr. classes (6:00 pm - 7:30 pm) on 9/17/2018 & 9/24/2018).

$16.00 Monthly
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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 

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III             Aug. 30 - Sept. 27, 2018  1618
I               Oct. 4 - Nov. 1, 2018        1671
II              Nov. 8 - Dec. 13, 2018     1672
III             Jan. 3 - 31, 2019              1673

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

Classes will be held on: 11/22/2018, 12/20/2018, & 12/27/2018.

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

Preregistration required as the class
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Ages 18 & Up

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

Recreation Center, 307 Miller's Crossing (Oct. 4, 2018 & Feb. - April 2019)

Activities Center, 400 Indian Trail (Oct. 11, 2018 - Jan. 31, 2018)
  

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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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.