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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

 

All-Star Cheerleading

 

Competitive cheer involves dance, gymnastics and acrobatics. Students will have access to a recital and competitive opportunities.

Nov. 20 - May 21

Class Price: $359
Member Price: $299
Platinum Price: $210


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American Red Cross Lifeguarding CPR Recert Only

 

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.

Re-cert. Course: Sun. Oct. 8, 15 & 22 11:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

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

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Ballet & Lyrical Dance

 

A great way to learn classical ballet and lyrical dance, which emerged from ballet as a more expressive style.

Nov. 7 - May 22



Class price: $269
Member Price: $224
Platinum Price: $164

2 classes or more: 1st at original price, any additional at discounted rates:
Additional class discount applies to Dance classes or Rhythmic Gymnastics only. Example: pay for Rhythmic Gymnastics, get additional classes in Ballet, Tap or Freestyle Pop at a discounted rate.

Class price: $210
Member Price: $174
Platinum Price: $128


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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

Oct. 7 - Oct. 28 or Nov. 4 - Nov. 25

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Dodgeball

 

Get ready to dodge, dip and dive! Children will be divided into teams to play this fast-growing sport. (Grades 5 - 8)

Six Week Session: Oct. 26- Dec. 7 (no class on Nov. 23)




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European Team Handball

 

NEW! A popular sport from the Rio Olympics, Handball combines basketball, soccer, lacrosse and netball all wrapped into one. Dribble, pass, run and throw the ball into the goal using your hands only!

Six-week session: Oct. 26 - Dec. 7 (no class on Nov. 23)




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Freestyle "Pop"

 

Freestyle dance includes rhythmic movement and athletic displays while providing lots of exercise.

Oct. 12 - Apr. 26 Ages 6-9


Nov. 7 - May. 22 Ages 6-9


Class price: $269
Member Price: $224
Platinum Price: $164

2 classes or more: 1st at original price, any additional at discounted rates:
Additional class discount applies to Dance classes or Rhythmic Gymnastics only. Example: pay for Rhythmic Gymnastics, get additional classes in Ballet, Tap or Freestyle Pop at a discounted rate.

Class price: $210
Member Price: $174
Platinum Price: $128


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Kid's Soccer

 

This program for boys and girls grades K-3 emphasizes fun and teamwork. Beginning skills of dribbling, passing and shooting are taught.

Eight - week dession: Mon. Oct. 23 - Wed. Dec. 13

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Rhythmic Gymnastics

 

Rhythmic gymnastics is an international sport which combines dance movement with athletic display, using ball, hoop, rope, ribbon and club.

Oct 11 - April 25

Class price: $269
Member Price: $224
Platinum Price: $164

2 classes or more: 1st at original price, any additional at discounted rates:
Additional class discount applies to Dance classes or Rhythmic Gymnastics only. Example: pay for Rhythmic Gymnastics, get additional classes in Ballet, Tap or Freestyle Pop at a discounted rate.

Class price: $210
Member Price: $174
Platinum Price: $128


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Tap & Percussive

 

Not your Grandmother's jazz-tap class! Fusion tap combines American and European styles for modern appeal. Also explores different tap dancing from around the world like Irish Step-dancing and Flamenco.

Oct 12 - April 26

Class price: $269
Member Price: $224
Platinum Price: $164

2 classes or more: 1st at original price, any additional at discounted rates:
Additional class discount applies to Dance classes or Rhythmic Gymnastics only. Example: pay for Rhythmic Gymnastics, get additional classes in Ballet, Tap or Freestyle Pop at a discounted rate.

Class price: $210
Member Price: $174
Platinum Price: $128


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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

Oct. 10 - Nov. 16 or Nov. 21 - Jan. 4

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Youth Boxing

 

An awesome introduction to boxing basics for kids using the heavy bag and cardio drills. Your child will learn proper form, stance and technique and feel empowered!

(Grades 3-6) Six-week session: Oct. 25 - Nov. 29 Wed. 4:00 pm - 4:30pm




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Youth Instructional League Basketball

 

Players learn skills and team concepts through team practices and league games. Each team has it's own coach and team shirt. Registration and first practice are scheduled as follows:

Sat. Dec. 2




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Youth Swim Lessons 1: Minnow

 

For beginner swimmers and includes submerging head, floating and intro to freestyle and backstroke.

Sept. 26 - Nov. 19

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Youth Swim Lessons 2: Guppy

 

Builds on skills learned in Minnow. Begin treading water, rotary breathing and elementary backstroke.

Sept. 26- Nov. 19

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Youth Swim Lessons 3: Sunfish

 

Stroke Improvement - freestyle, elementary backstroke, sidestroke, beginning breaststroke and butterfly kick.

Sept. 26 - Nov. 19

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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.



Four-Week Session: Fridays Oct. 6 - Nov. 3 (no class on Oct. 13)

Ages 5 - 7, Fri. 6:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. (Held in the Ephrata Rec Center Gym)
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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