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REFUND POLICY
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CLASSES
Our policy is to provide a full refund or credit, your choice, to anyone who gives us two (2) business day’s notification prior to the start of class.  Anything after the two (2) business days will not receive a refund/credit unless your spot can be filled.

SCHOLASTIC BOOK CLUB
I am very happy to tell you the Scholastic Book Club orders are back.  This is one of the best ways to get your child excited about books. Each month you will have the chance to order books at a low price and be entered into a drawing to receive a coupon for free books.  
You can order online or drop off your order and check off at the office.  This is a great way to get books for your child or use it for a gift around the holidays or birthday.  Stop by the office for more information.  

BEGINNING BALLET
Children will be taught basic ballet positions and techniques.  They will also explore dance through creative movement.  Please come to class in ballet attire (leotards and tights or tight fitting clothes.  If you have ballet slippers you may wear them, if not socks are ok).
Entry Deadline:  Session 2: January 25
Entry Fee: $20.00
Held on: Session 2: Wed.’s & Fri.’s - February 1 – 24
Times: 4:15 – 5:00pm
Ages: 4 - 8
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 8
Instructor: Aunalies Unsworth

OOEY GOOEY ART

 

Children along with an adult will create a new project each time.  They should be prepared for a fun time.
Entry Deadline:  Session 2: March 1
Entry Fee: $3.00
Held on:  Session 2: Wednesday, March 8
Time: 5:30 – 6:15pm
Ages: 3 – 6 years w/ adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

WEE WIGGLERS
Wee Wigglers is a great way to develop gross motor skills and social interaction with other children.  In this fun filled class, children will utilize parachutes, foam balls, bean bags, scooters, and more, in fun and exciting ways!
Entry Deadline: Session 1: September 28
 Session 2: January 25
Entry Fee: $10.00
Held on:
 Session1: Tuesday’s – Oct. 4 – Oct. 25
 Session 2: Wednesday’s – Feb. 1 – 22
Time: 10:30 – 11:15am
Ages: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

WIGGLES & GIGGLES
Get your child registered for this program, and watch them wiggle and giggle their time away.  This will be a structured playtime where your child can have fun running and playing. They will get to play with balls and balloons, dance, and just have fun playing with other kids.
Entry Deadline: Session 1: Sept. 28
 Session 2: January 25
Entry Fee: $10.00
Held on: Session1: Tues.’s – Oct. 4 - 25
 Session 2: Wed’s - Feb. 1 – 22
Time: 9:30 – 10:15am
Ages: 2 & 3
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

MAKE –N- TAKE
You don’t have time to make lunch or cook supper.  You and your child can come and create a dish.  You will create a main dish, side dish and a dessert.  All cooking utensils will be available all you need to do is be ready to put it all together.  What better way than to spend time with your child and leave the mess in our kitchen.
Entry Deadline: November 9
Entry Fee:   $10.00
Held on: Session 1:  Monday, Nov. 14
 Session 2:  Wednesday, Nov. 16
Times: Session 1:  10:00am
 Session 2: 5:30pm
Ages: 3 & older w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

FREAKY FRIDAYS
Moms or dads, it’s time to drop off your children and spend some time to yourself or with friends.  Children will enjoy the morning doing arts and crafts, playing games, having snacks, and developing social interaction skills with other children.  We request that children be able to use the restroom by themselves. Each month will have a special theme.
Entry Deadline: Wednesday before
 each session
Entry Fee: $5.00 per session
Held on: Session 1: Friday, Oct. 14
 Session 2: Friday, Nov. 4
 Session 3: Friday, Jan. 13
 Session 4: Friday, Feb. 17
 Session 5: Friday, March 10
Times: 9:00 - 11:00am
Ages: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

HOWLING HALLOWEEN
Parents do you have a little one who doesn’t go to preschool and misses out on all the fun.  Join us at Hays Recreation for dozen of activities like penny in a hay stack, bone dig, crafts, story and a Halloween snack.  Let your little ones dress up as we go trick and treat around the HRC building.  Don’t let your child miss out on the fun.
Entry Deadline: October 26
Entry Fee: $3.00
Held on: Monday, October 31
Times: Session 1: 10:00 - 10:45am
Ages: 2 – 3 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitation: Min. 5   Max. 15

MESSY HANDS
Parents, plan on getting “messy” with your little ones while participating together in a variety of activities using paints, play dough, shaving cream and glue.
Entry Deadline: Session 1: October 19
 Session 2: February 8
Entry Fee: $3.00
Held on: Session 1: Wednesday, Oct. 26
 Session 2: Wednesday, February 15
Times: Session 1: 10:00 - 10:45am
 Session 2: 5:30 – 6:15pm
Ages: 2 – 5 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitation: Min. 5   Max. 15

BREAD BAKING FOR
PRESCHOOLERS
Parents and kids will learn how to make easy and crazy-delicious artisan bread with some simple instruction and a handful of ingredients. Preschoolers will experience hands-on kitchen skills such as following directions and measuring ingredients, while parents get tips for successfully baking their creation at home.
Entry Deadline: October 26
Entry Fee: $5.00
Held on: Friday, October 28
Times: 10:00 - 11:00am
Ages: 3 - 5 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min.5   Max.12 couples

BUSY BODIES
Join the fun of making crafts, reading stories, doing cooking projects and much more during this 4 week session. What a great way to get your child ready for preschool or just add an extra benefit to your child’s day.   New activities each session!
Entry Deadline: October 26
Entry Fee: $10.00
Held on: Tuesday’s – November 1 - 22
Times: 9:30 - 10:15am
Ages:  3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitation: Min. 5   Max. 12

STICKY FINGERS
This class is for kids with inquiring minds. We will make play-dough, paint with sponges and a variety of other things.
Entry Deadline: October 26
Entry Fee: $3.00
Held on: Thursday, November 3
Time: Session 1: 9:30 – 10:15am
 Session 2: 10:45 – 11:30am
Ages: Session 1: 2 w/an adult
 Session 2: 3 – 5 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

CITY LIGHTS
It’s time for a new twist to the Hays Recreation sleigh rides.  The plans are still in the works but the dates are set.  More information will be coming to you so listen to the radio and check for updates on our face book account or our webpage www.haysrec.org Tickets on sale at the Rec Center Mon. Oct. 31 - Friday, Dec. 9. Thanks again to this year’s sponsor: Ameriprise Financial - Michael Schaffer & Associates
Held on: Saturday, Dec. 10 & Sunday, Dec. 11
Time: Pick ride time when you buy tickets
 Rides every 15 min 6:00 - 7:30pm

TUMBLING TOTS
Twist, turn, roll, and balance. These skills and more will be incorporated into an excellent program for young children ages 3 – 5.  Children will learn motor skills, build muscles, develop coordination and socialize.
Entry Deadline: November 2
Entry Fee: $12.00
Held on:  Monday’s – Nov. 7 – 28
Time: 10:00 – 10:30am
Ages: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 10

UP, DOWN, 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 and bean bag toss, ring toss, scooters, and parachute play are all fun activities that get our kids up and moving while having a great time.  Parents don’t feel left out we will have activities for you too.  This activity is great for all ages 2 and up to adults.
Entry Deadline: Session 1: November 2
 Session 2: January 18
Entry Fee: FREE
Held on: Session 1: Sunday, November 6
 Session 2: Sunday, January 22
Times: 1:00 - 1:45pm
Ages: Session 1:  2 & up w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitation: Min. 10   Max. 25

LITTLE TYKE GYM TIME
Does your little one need time just to run and play inside with balls, bikes and other equipment? Your child will explore   and develop motor skills through these activities while building social skills with other kids their age.
Entry Deadline: November 23
Entry Fee: $8.00
Held on: Wednesday’s – Nov. 30 – Dec. 14
Times: 10:00 – 11:00am
Ages: 2 – 5 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

ARTIST’S STUDIO
Step into the artist’s studio to focus on line, shape, and color with this month’s theme. They’ll explore what it means to be an artist, how art is made, color mixing, and artist tools.
Entry Deadline: November 23
Entry Fee: $8.00
Held on: Thursday’s – December 1 - 15
Times: 9:30 - 10:15am
Ages: 2 - 3 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

SANTA’S WORKSHOP
Here’s a tradition that will put your little elves to work and in the process redirect their preholiday energy towards giving as well as getting. Have your child come to class ready to make a holiday craft to give to someone special this holiday.
Entry Deadline: November 30
Entry Fee: $6.00
Held on: Wednesday, December 7
Time: 5:30 - 6:15pm
Ages: 3 - 6
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 15

ELF ON THE SHELF
Not only does the Elf on the Shelf remind children that Santa’s watching, but it also provides fun ways for you to get creative and lets your child use their imaginations. We will play games, have a craft and try to find where that elf might be hidden at the HRC.  Where ever he will be the children will be delighted.
Entry Deadline: December 7
Entry Fee: $6.00
Held on: Monday, December 12
Time: 9:00 – 11:00am
Ages: 3 - 5 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

CIRCLE TIME
Does your child enjoy music and movement? This is the class for you!  Your child will enjoy flannel board stories, finger plays, and motor games like Duck Duck Goose, Four Corners and many more.  Come and spend time with your child or drop them off to run an errand.
Entry Deadline: December 28
Entry Fee: $8.00
Held on: Tuesday’s - January 10 – 31
Times: Session 1: 9:30 – 10:15am
 Session 2: 10:30 – 11:15am
Ages: Session 1: 3 – 4
 Session 2: 2 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

LOCO MOTION
Your child will do creative movements with music as they get some extra movement into their arms and legs.  We will use equipment such as balls, bean bags, hula hoops, geo mats and parachutes. After we move n’ groove we will conclude the class with a nutritional lesson.
Entry Deadline: December 28
Entry Fee: $10.00
Held on: Wednesday - January 4 - 25
Time: 9:30 - 10:15am
Ages: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 10

GLOW SCAVENGER HUNT
Does your child like hunting for objects? Why not sign up for this fun class that will be in a dark gym.  First let’s start in the classroom for story and a craft then head to the gym with your flashlights.  We will finish with a snack before they go home. Bring your flashlight with you.
Entry Deadline: January 11
Entry Fee: $3.00
Held on: Session 1: Monday, January 16
 Session 2: Wednesday, January 18
Time: Session 1: 10:00 – 10:45am
 Session 2: 6:15 – 7:00pm
Ages: Session 1: 2 - 4
 Session 2: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

ART & CRAFT 4 LITTLE HANDS
Creative art includes glue, clay, dough, paint, paper, markers and crayons. Your child’s little hands will have the freedom to express themselves in the most amazing ways through this class.  Each week they will have a resource of different materials to come up with a creation of their very own.
Entry Deadline: January 23
Entry Fee: $6.00
Held on: Thursday’s - February 2 - 16
Times: 9:30 - 10:15am
Ages: 2 - 4 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 15

PRESCHOOL FITNESS DAY
National Preschool Fitness Day is a perfect time for child care centers, preschools, and parents to come together to encourage a day of physical activity for kids.  We will have stations set up for your child to learn about nutrition, movement and a healthy snack. Call us at 623-2650 and set up your time before spaces fill up.  Anyone is invited to attend this event.
Entry Deadline: January 25
Entry Fee: FREE
Held on: Friday, January 27
Times: Session 1: 10:00 – 11:00am
 Session 2: 1:00 – 2:00pm
Ages: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center

PRESCHOOL BOOK EXCHANGE
Do you have too many books for your kids or want to see what someone else is reading to their child?  Bring your book or books for an exchange, and while you’re here sit down for some friendly conversation let your child sit down for a story time adventure.  What a great way to get some new books and share old ones with someone else.  
Entry Deadline: February 1
Entry Fee: Bring a book or books
Held on: Monday, February 6
Times: 10:00 - 11:00am
Ages: infant & up
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5

DUNKING DONUTS WITH DAD
Want to spend your Saturday morning with your son or daughter dunking donuts and building something out of wood?  If so, enter this great class. Each child will go home with a wood project and a lot of memories hitting dads hand with a hammer.  Please bring along with you a hammer and electric screwdriver.
Entry Deadline: February 1
Entry Fee: $10.00 per couple, $5.00 each additional child
Held on: Saturday, February 4
Time: 9:00 – 10:00am
Ages: 3 & older w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 15 couples

MOM & DAUGHTER BOWLING NIGHT
Girls, grab your friends and your mom and join the HRC for this fun filled night. The fee covers bowling shoes and one game of bowling.
Entry Deadline: February 8
Entry Fee: $4.50 per person
Held on: Saturday, February 11
Time: 5:30pm
Ages: 3 - 17 w/an adult
Location: Centennial Lanes - 2400 Vine
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 30 couples

CUPID’S ARROW
We’ll supply the cookies, frosting, and other supplies needed to decorate Valentine’s Day Cookies and more.  This class will give your child the opportunity to have some fun while making something for the family.
Entry Deadline: February 1
Entry Fee:   $6.00
Held on: Session 1: Wednesday, February 8
 Session 2: Friday, February 10
Times: Session 1: 5:30 – 6:15pm
 Session 2: 10:30 - 11:15am
Ages: Session 1: 3 – 10 w/an adult
 Session 2: 2 - 5 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

DAD & SON BOWLING NIGHT
Want to spend a night with your son having a lot of fun bowling?  Boys may be accompanied by their Dad, Uncle, Brother, Grandfather or anyone over 18 that is special to them.  The fee covers your bowling shoes and one game per family member.
Entry Deadline: February 15
Entry Fee: $4.50 per person
Held on: Saturday, February 18
Time: 5:30pm
Ages: 3 - 17 w/an adult
Location: Centennial Lanes - 2400 Vine
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 30 couples

MOVIN & GROOVIN
Kids & caregivers explore the world of music, dance and fun stories with music, movement and rhythm of motion.  Kids will make music, sing songs, and dance while playing their own homemade instrument. Let’s be creative in our play.
Entry Deadline: February 22
Entry Fee: $10.00
Held on: Wednesday’s – March 1 - 22
Times: 10:30 – 11:15am
Ages: 3 - 5
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 12

MYSTERY CLASS
Doesn’t your child love surprises? You won’t know what fun you’ll end up having in this mystery class.  Will we be playing with scooters? Making crafts? Singing songs? Who knows! Be brave and come explore your options in this exciting class.
Entry Deadline: March 1
Entry Fee: $8.00
Held on: Tuesday’s – March 7 - 28
Times: 10:00 – 10:45am
Ages: 2 - 4
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 15

CINDERELLA’S BALL
Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Calling all princesses in the land to the 2017 Cinderella’s Ball! Dad’s grab your best girl and treat her to a night she’ll never forget! New surprises will ensure a wonderful time for all.  Enjoy a dinner, dancing, games and fun.  Each couple will have their picture taken at Cinderella’s castle for a memento of the special night.  “Substitute” daddies are welcome (grandpa, uncle, etc.) Sign up early, this special night will fill up fast.
Entry Deadline: March 29
Entry Fee: $15.00 per couple
 $8.00 each additional daughter
Held on: Saturday, April 1
Time: 5:30 – 7:30pm
Age: 2 - 12 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 15   Max. 35 couples

BUNNY FUN
A fun filled time decorating eggs, making a basket and hunting for the eggs. Stories, crafts, and a bunny snack will end the day.
Entry Deadline: April 5
Entry Fee: $5.00
Held on: Wednesday, April 12
Times: Session 1: 9:30 - 10:15am
 Session 2: 5:30 - 6:15pm
Ages: Session 1: 3 – 5 w/an adult
 Session 2: 5 – 10 w/an adult
Location: Recreation Center
Limitations: Min. 5   Max. 15

 

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