Youth Programs

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Registration forms may be brought to the Central Park Office with payment, or emailed to and we will contact you to process a credit card over the phone.

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Dr. Seuss & Whoville

Thursdays in March, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Pete Thorn Center - Activities Room
Free! No registration required
All ages welcome,
activities are geared toward ages 3-7

Let your imagination go wild
With Thing 1 and Thing 2.
Create along the way,
We may save a tree too!
We'll discover fish & foxes
And green eggs and ham,
The Lorax, The Cat,
And count fish on both hands.
Come along, you can't miss it,
It's an exciting ride!
Discovering Whoville
With friends by your side.
Dr Seuss

Brushes & Bunnies - 2018

Saturday, March 31, 2018, 9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Center Lake Pavilion
$15 per person
Register by March 23, 2017, Max. 30

Bring the kids to create a canvas painted masterpiece with the Easter Bunny! Each child will take home their canvas creation, receive a special gift and have time to visit with the Easter Bunny. Don't forget your camera to capture the memories! Any age welcome, preschool & younger requires parent participation.

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Creative Kids!

Tuesdays, June 12 - 24*, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Pete Thorn Center - Activities Room, Ages 8-12.
$5 per week, $25 for all 6 weeks if paid in advance.
Register one week in advance. Min. 5/Max. 20 per week.

Let the kids explore their creative side! Each week participants will create at least two new projects testing their creativity. Watch our Facebook page to see which projects will be featured each week! *No class July 3.

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Imagination Station

Wednesdays, June 6 - July 25*, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Pete Thorn Center - Activities Room, Ages 3-7.

A parent-child program full of activities, crafts, stories, and more. Each week features exciting themes for the kids! Don't miss this fun opportunity! *No class July 4.

June 6
June 13
June 20
Dr. Seuss
June 27
July 11
July 18
July 25
Earth Love

No Registration Required.

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Princess Tea Party

Saturday, May 12, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Pike Lake Firemens Building, Ages 3-10
$10 per child

Hear ye! Hear ye! You are cordially invited to attend our first ever Princess Tea Party. Dress in your favorite princess attire or fanciest dress! Children can meet, and see what it takes to be, a princess! Cost includes meet and greet with 2 princesses and your very own tiara to take home! Register through May 7 or until 30 spots are full.

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Superhero Training Camp

Saturday, June 23, 10:30 - Noon
Center Lake Pavilion, Ages 5-12
$10 per child

Are you ready to save the day? Trainees can meet, and see what it takes to be, a superhero! Cost includes meet and greet with 2 superheros and your very own cape and mask to take home! Register through June 18 or until 30 spots are full.

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Wildlife Explorers

Wednesdays, June 13 - July 25*, 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Lucerne Park, Ages 6-12
$5 per week or $25 for all 6 weeks in advance

Discover nature in local parks! This fun, fast-paced, interactive 6-week program from the National Recreation & Park Association is designed to connect youth to nature by encouraging exploration through experiments, activities, and crafts. *No program July 4.

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Lego Mania!

Monday, June 25, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Pete Thorn Center Gymnasium, Ages 5-12
$5 per child. Register by June 22. Min. 10/Max. 30

Everything Lego! Visit many different stations with crafts, games, snacks, and, of course, open building stations! Great for any child!

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Beach Bash!

Tuesday, July 31, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Center Lake Pavilion (East side of the pier, behind Pavilion)
Ages 6-12, FREE!

Come dressed to get wet at our Luau themed party! Join our staff for crazy water games and activities at the beach. We'll have everything you need for some beat-the-heat fun! Parent involvement is not required, but parents should be present during this program.

No registration required.

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Zoo Bash!

Monday, July 23, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Pete Thorn Center Gymnasium, Ages 3-7
$10 per child. Register by July 20. Min. 10/Max. 20

Stuff and dress your very own zoo animal and complete fun participate in fun activities, crafts, and games together.

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