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Rec Center Hours:
Mon - Fri........ *5:00am - 9:00pm
*Business Office and Pool open at 6:00am
Saturday ........... 8:00am - 8:00pm
Sunday ............. 10:00am - 6:00pm

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Youth Activities

 

American Red Cross Lifeguarding - Review Course

 

Required for anyone age 15 (must be 15 by last day of class) or older wishing to become a certified lifeguard. A skills pre-test will be given on the first day of the course. Attendance at all sessions is mandatory.

June 12 - June 15

Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 p.m.


Price includes a $25 non-refundable registration fee for withdrawal/noncompletion of class. Price does not include a $35 American Red Cross elearning fee. (Paid directly to ARC). Students must register for this on the ARC website once they have past the skills pre-test.

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ARC Lifeguarding - Full Course

 

Required for anyone age 15 (must be 15 by last day of class) or older wishing to become a certified lifeguard. A skills pre-test will be given on the first day of the course. Attendance at all sessions is mandatory.

June 12 - June 15

Monday - Thursday
9:00 am - 5:00 p.m.


Price includes a $25 non-refundable registration fee for withdrawal/noncompletion of class. Price does not include a $35 American Red Cross elearning fee. (Paid directly to ARC). Students must register for this on the ARC website once they have past the skills pre-test.

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Cardio & Free Weight Orientation

 

This program teaches our young members how to properly use the equipment in the cardio and fitness center. With the help of a Certified Personal Trainer, you will learn proper lifting techniques, push/pull plans, muscle grouping and endurance along with strength training and rest and recovery techniques. Each participant will show and demonstrate how to use the equipment in the wellness center as well as performing free weight exercises prior to receiving a certificate of completion. Ages 13-15

June 10 - July 1 or July 8 - July 29

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Golf Lessons at Foxchase Golf Club

 

Instruction, play days and picnic will meet on the driving range by the indoor range facility instruction for ten sessions, three on-course play dates and picnic cost is $150 per child. Family range time for 30 minutes following instruction sessions is welcome. Space limited to the first 50 paid students

Wednesday classes will start on May 17, 6-7:15pm Instruction will include the following dates - May 17, 24, 31, June 7, 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19



Saturday classes will start on May 20, 9:30-10:45am Instruction will include the following dates - May 20, 27, June 3, 10, 17, 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22



Evening play dates begin at 6pm. Plan to play Foxchase Golf Course on the following dates: Monday June 5th, Tuesday June 20, and Thursday July 6.



Picnic and games begin at 5:30pm on Thursday, July 20.



To reserve your spot plus any questions please contact Chip Kappesser at 717.336.3673 ext.1 or juniorgolf@foxchasegolf.com



Ages 12 and up
Price: $150.00 per child



 

Summer Kidz Kamp

 

11 weeks of swimming, crafts, field trips, special events, games and much more in a structured setting with professional staff.
Weekly rate: $99 Daily rate: $29 Ages 6 - 11
Register at the front desk. Please Call The Rec Center for more information.

June 12 - Aug. 25 Ages 6 - 11



Wado - Ryu Karate

Wado - Ryu Karate

 

Self Defense with purpose.
Self Defense with a purpose! Wado-Ryu Karate is perfect for all ages and fitness levels, focusing on disciplining the mind and body through movement training, and partner work. Wado- Ryu combines Karate, Jujitsu and Iado to provide effective "real world" self defense. More info at pawado.com or call 717-336-5882 Sensei Ernie Dunkelberger. Individual pricing includes unlimited classes per week. Family pricing includes two classes per week

May. 23 - Jul. 6 or July 11 - Aug. 17 or Aug. 22 - Sept. 28

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Youth Tennis Lessons

 

Classes will help kids develop hand-eye coordination, ball tracking, racquet handling skills and stroke fundamentals. Each age group uses multi-colored tennis balls that are paced for their playing abilities. Fun game and drills are used to help kids achieve early success in tennis. Player should bring their own racquet. Classes will be held at the three tennis courts behind the Ephrata Rec at the corner of Blossom Ave. and Marie Ave.

May 12 - Jun. 2

Ages 5 - 7, Fri. 6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.
Ages 8 - 10, Fri. 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Ages 11 - 14, Fri. 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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