ERC Loyalty Cards: We appreciate you! One punch for every activity $15 or more (excludes SummerScape, RecXtra, Adult Sports) Enrolled online? Show us your receipt for punch within 2 weeks of paid date. When your card is filled, you receive a $30 credit to be used in one transaction. We will not combine cards or back date. Loyalty cards never expire and you just need one per family.
Up, Down and Around Obstacle course fun for kids! Help children develop gross motor skills and have fun at the same time. Hop scotch, balance beams, limbo, tunnels, stairs and squares, bean bag tosses, ring tosses, scooters and parachute play are all fun activities that get our kids up and moving and having fun. This activity is great for multi-age groups but is designed for children ages 18 months to 5 years old. Fee: FREE Age: 18 months – 5 Years Date: Friday April 21 Time: 9:45 - 10:30 am Location: ERC Gymnasium
Tae Kwon Do Family Fun! Fitness! Flexibility! Leap of Faith Martial Arts (affiliated with Ultimate Martial Arts of Newton, KS) invites you to join our Tae Kwon Do program. Learn self defense, poomsae and more from Black Belts Brad, Noah and Madelynne Douglas. Classes focus on the tenets of TKD: courtesy, integrity, self control, perseverance and indomitable spirit. Tuesdays/Thursdays: 6:15pm (ages 6 and up) Tuesdays/Thursdays: 7:15 P.M.(adults should plan for the later class) Fees: $40 per month first family member, $25 per month each additional
Home School Swim Days Spend your P.E. time in the pool! School-age participants are invited to use the pool for their exercise time while socializing with other home-schooled students. This class is offered on the 2nd Thursday of every month. Additional days may be offered with demand. Fee: $1/person with teacher 2nd Thursday of Month Time: 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Kids in the Kitchen This fun interactive Parent/Child class will teach little ones some very “basic” recipes while also learning about kitchen etiquette and most importantly kitchen safety! Watch out mom and dad because a new chef is in town! Come learn how to make some yummy snacks to share with your family! Date: Saturday, February 25 Time: 10:30 – 11:30am Fee: $10/child Ages: 5 to 9 Min/Max: 5/10 Registration Deadline: February 17 Location: ERC Kitchen
Snow us your Snowman! This is your chance to show off your artistic snow skills this winter! To enter your creation, simply take a photo of your snow sculpture and send it to ERC (313 W. 4th) or to email@example.com Please include a list of all the participants that helped make your creation. First place entries will receive a prize package from the Emporia Recreation Commission. Fee: FREE Age: Any Date: First snow through March 31 Winners will be announced the first week of April.
Breakfast at the North Pole Spend a morning with your family at the North Pole! Families will enjoy breakfast, craft time and a visit with Santa. Do not miss out on this memorable event. Fee includes a biscuit and gravy breakfast for one child and one adult, a craft for one child, and a visit with Santa. Additional person may attend for $2.00 each. Date: Saturday, December 17 Time: 9:00 am – 10:00 am Fee: $5.00 per couple; $2.00 for additional person Age: 10 and under with parent Deadline: Monday, December 12 Minimum: 10 Couples Location: ERC Social Hall
Easter Egg Pool Hunt Easter Eggs in the Pool!!! You have to see it to believe it. Hundreds of bright, colorful, plastic eggs will be dropped in the pool for your youngsters to collect. After gathering the eggs, children can exchange their eggs for a special Easter surprise. Parents must be in the water with non-swimmers, children in floatation devices, or children under the age of 7. Fee: $2/child Ages 3-6 1:00-1:30 pm Ages 7-10 1:30-2:00 pm
Mother’s Day Swim Celebrate Mother’s Day in the Pool. Moms swim free with a child’s admission to the pool. (Or even better, dads bring the kids to swim and let Mom take a nap!) Date: Sunday, May 14 Time: 2:00-5:00 p.m.