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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

1st & 2nd Grade Basketball

1st & 2nd Grade Basketball

 

Rec Center 1st & 2nd grade basketball is an instructional program designed to introduce boys and girls to basketball fundamentals. Players will learn dribbling, passing, shooting and defensive skills.

Jan. 8 - Feb. 14

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All-Star Cheerleading

 

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

Jan. 8 - April

Class Price: $239
Member Price: $199
Platinum Price: $146


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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. Jan. 7, 14 & 21
Sun. Feb. 4, 11 & 18
Sun. Mar. 4, 11 & 18


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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Archery

 

Our Archery club teaches the fundamentals of archery to boys and girls in grades 1 - 8. Classes are held at the Center's archery building located on North Maple Street at Mohler Church Road. Equipment is provided, archers with their own equipment are invited to bring it.

Jan. 11 - Mar. 1

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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.

Jan. 9 - April



Class price: $134
Member Price: $116
Platinum Price: $87

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: $105
Member Price: $87
Platinum Price: $68


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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

Jan. 13 - Feb. 3 or Feb. 10 - Mar. 3

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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)

Jan. 11 - Feb. 15 or Feb. 22 - Mar. 29




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Elementary Floor Hockey

 

Boys and girls in grades 1 - 4 will learn shooting, passing, team offense, and team defense while having lots of fun. Equipment is provided.

Jan. 8 - Feb. 26

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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!

Jan. 11 - Feb. 15 or Feb. 22 - Mar. 29




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Freestyle "Pop"

 

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

Jan. 9 - April


Class price: $134
Member Price: $116
Platinum Price: $87

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: $105
Member Price: $87
Platinum Price: $68


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Girls Fast Pitch Softball

 

Register at the Rec Center before Feb. 1
Age Groups: 8 & under, 10 & under, 12 & under, 14 & under
New player: $79 | Returning player: $59 (jersey not included)

Registration Deadline is Monday, Jan 30th

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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.

Jan. 10 - April

Class price: $134
Member Price: $116
Platinum Price: $87

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: $105
Member Price: $87
Platinum Price: $68


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Super Kids

 

Super Kids put down their electronics, get off the couch and have FUN participating in games, exercise challenges and fitness circuits. This is a great way to burn off some energy after sitting in school all day!

(Grades 3-6) Jan. 9 - Feb. 13 or Feb. 20 - Mar. 27




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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.

Jan. 11 - April

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: $105
Member Price: $87
Platinum Price: $68


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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

Jan. 9 - Feb. 15 or Feb. 20 - Apr. 5

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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) Jan. 10 - Feb. 14 or Feb. 21 - Mar. 28




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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.

Jan. 13 - Mar. 4

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Youth Swim Lessons 2: Guppy

 

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

Jan. 13 - Mar. 4

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Youth Swim Lessons 3: Sunfish

 

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

Jan. 13 - Mar. 4

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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.



Friday Feb. 2 - Feb. 23

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



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