Family Activities

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     

ERC Birthday Bash and 5K/10K Run- May 7, 2017   10:00pm-1:00pm
Come join the Emporia Recreation Center for our Annual Birthday Bash!  The 5K and 10K races will take place at 10:45am.  We have had a group working hard on their Couch to 5K plan and for many of them this will be their first 5K!  After the race enjoy some light snacks and door prizes.  Cost of the race event is $15 for all ERC fitness room members and $25 for anyone else.  Kids 12 and under are FREE.   Birthday Bash party is FREE and open to the public. For more information call Amanda at 340-6300.

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.

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.