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Special Events



  1. Jan. 2-31: Fitness B.I.N.G.O.


    Fitness challenge bingo is like classic bingo except you cross off fitness challenges instead of bingo numbers. You have the entire month of January to get as many bingos as possible. Each bingo results in an entry for a prize!

    AGE
    14 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Jan. 2-31
    TIME
    Self-directed
    LOCATION
    Chesterfield, Dan Kinney, and Doling Family Centers
    FEE
    FREE

     


  2. Fri., Jan. 22: Owl Prowl at Lake Springfield


    A night all about owls at Lake Springfield Boathouse, including a presentation on these nocturnal raptors from Dickerson Park Zoo staff and a visit from species examples. We’ll take nighttime stroll at Lake Springfield Park to listen for owls in the park. Afterwards, enjoy a hot chocolate bar. Register by Jan. 21 or Feb. 18.

    AGE
    All ages
    DATE
    Fri., Jan. 22, Feb. 19
    TIME
    5:30-6:30 or 7-8 p.m. 
    LOCATION
    Lake Springfield Park
    FEE
    $5/5 yrs. and up, Free/4 yrs. and under

     

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Fun for All Ages



  1. Fri., Jan. 22: Owl Prowl at Lake Springfield


    A night all about owls at Lake Springfield Boathouse, including a presentation on these nocturnal raptors from Dickerson Park Zoo staff and a visit from species examples. We’ll take nighttime stroll at Lake Springfield Park to listen for owls in the park. Afterwards, enjoy a hot chocolate bar. Register by Jan. 21 or Feb. 18.

    AGE
    All ages
    DATE
    Fri., Jan. 22, Feb. 19
    TIME
    5:30-6:30 or 7-8 p.m. 
    LOCATION
    Lake Springfield Park
    FEE
    $5/5 yrs. and up, Free/4 yrs. and under

     

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Kids’ Programs & Activities

Kids' Sports



  1. Jan. 4-Feb. 24: Mite Hockey Program


    Developing all skill sets of the sport through USA Hockey’s ADM program. Practices are in small group stations so kids get more reps in practice, less time standing in line. Games are played cross ice so the playing surface is more scaled to their size. USA Hockey membership required.

    AGE
    8 yrs. and under
    DATE
    Jan. 4-Feb. 24
    TIME
    Mon. and Wed., 5:45-6:45p.m.
    LOCATION
    Jordan Valley Ice Park
    FEE
    $100/session, plus USA Hockey membership 

     


  2. Jan. 5-Feb. 27: Learn to Skate


    Eight-week group skating instruction, includes eight free public session passes. Taught by USFS and PSA coaches. USFS membership required. Coaches are masked during lessons unless demonstrating elements.

    AGE
    All ages
    DATE
    Jan. 5-Feb. 27
    TIME
    Tues. or Thurs., 5:15-6:30 p.m.; Sat., 9:45 a.m.-11:45 a.m. 
    LOCATION
    Jordan Valley Ice Park
    FEE
    $100, includes skate rental; $16 one-time annual USFS membership fee

     


  3. Jan. 6-March 13: Jr. Bears Hockey League


    A 10-week non-checking league designed to develop and improve hockey skills. Prerequisite: Learn to Play or other hockey development program. USA Hockey Membership required.

    AGE
    9-17 yrs. 
    DATE
    Jan. 6-March 13
    TIME
    Wed. and Sat., call for details
    LOCATION
    Jordan Valley Ice Park
    FEE
    $110, full equipment required

     


  4. Wed., Jan. 6: Register for SPARC Winter Basketball


    Kids learn basic basketball skills and positive character traits in a fun six-week program. Games are Saturdays. Practices are scheduled by volunteer coaches on weekday evenings. Locations vary. Register by January 6. $10 late fee applies Jan. 7-8.

    AGE
    Grades Pre-k - 6  
    DATE
    Season runs Jan. 30-March 6
    TIME
    Game times vary, call for details
    LOCATION
    Locations TBA
    FEE
    $45/Child

     


  5. Jan. 11-April 28: Generation Pound


    A youth-oriented program that fuses movement and music to improve focus, coordination, physical fitness and teamwork skills. Kids use special drumsticks and are encouraged to explore movement and embrace their creativity. Registration required. No class March 15 and 17.

    AGE
    6-14 yrs.
    DATE
    Jan. 11-April 28
    TIME
    Mon., Wed., 6-7 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Doling Family Center
    FEE
    Free/Member, Daily Fee/Non-member

     


  6. Jan. 12-Feb. 4: Beginning and Advanced Tae Kwon Do


    Helps build self-confidence, teaches self-defense skills while making new friends. Beginners and advanced ages 5 and up are all welcome. View flyer Doling Family Center 837-5900

    AGE
    5 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Jan. 12-Feb. 4
    TIME
    Tues. & Thurs., 6 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Doling Family Center
    FEE
    $30/Members, $40/Non-members

     

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Zoo Programs



  1. Jan. 27, 29, 30: Zoo Tots: Teeth that Chomp


    Zoo Tots classes are designed to spark curiosity and encourage discovery in young children. Classes include a craft, meeting animal friends and forming a connection with the natural world.

    AGE
    Children 2-5 who have not started kindergarten (with one adult)
    DATE
    Jan. 27, 29, 30
    TIME
    10-11 a.m.
    LOCATION
    Dickerson Park Zoo
    FEE
    $10/FOZ Member, $15/Non-member

     


  2. Sat., Jan. 30: Patterns in Nature


    Encourage a love of learning in young students by exploring amazing facts about the way animals see the world and move around in it. Each class includes: zoo tours (weather permitting), crafts, animal visits, snacks and more.

    AGE
    Kindergarten and 1st grade
    DATE
    Sat., Jan. 30
    TIME
    1-4 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Dickerson Park Zoo
    FEE
    $20/FOZ Member, $30/Non-member

     

Adult Sports & Programs



  1. Daily: Water Aerobics at Chesterfield


    Available at both Doling and Chesterfield Family Centers. A great way to get in shape with minimal impact on your muscles and joints. This program is tentative based on current COVID-19 regulations. Chesterfield Family Center 891-1616

    TIME
    Mon.-Sat., 8:30 & 9:30 a.m.; Mon., Wed., Fri., 5:30 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Chesterfield Family Center
    FEE
    Free/Members, Daily fee/Non-members

     


  2. Daily: Water Aerobics at Doling


    Available at both Doling and Chesterfield Family Centers. A great way to get in shape with minimal impact on your muscles and joints. This program is tentative based on current COVID-19 regulations. Doling Family Center 837-5900

    TIME
    Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.; Sat., 9:30 a.m.; Tues., Thurs., 5:30 & 6:30 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Doling Family Center
    FEE
    Free/Members, Daily fee/Non-members

     


  3. Jan. 2-31: Fitness B.I.N.G.O.


    Fitness challenge bingo is like classic bingo except you cross off fitness challenges instead of bingo numbers. You have the entire month of January to get as many bingos as possible. Each bingo results in an entry for a prize!

    AGE
    14 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Jan. 2-31
    TIME
    Self-directed
    LOCATION
    Chesterfield, Dan Kinney, and Doling Family Centers
    FEE
    FREE

     


  4. Jan. 2-31: Indoor Ironman


    Participants have one month to complete the distances of a full Ironman event, substituting swimming with a rowing machine. Record the distances you accomplish at the fitness desk until you complete the Ironman. This is a self-guided program. Each distance recorded must be completed at the Dan Kinney Family Center.

    AGE
    14 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Jan. 2-31
    TIME
    Time: Self-directed
    LOCATION
    Chesterfield, Dan Kinney, and Doling Family Centers
    FEE
    FREE

     


  5. Jan. 5-Feb. 2: Tae Kwon Do at Dan Kinney


    Improve confidence, self-discipline, and health while building patience, inner calm, and a positive attitude.

    AGE
    12 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Jan. 5-Feb. 2
    TIME
    Tues., 6 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Dan Kinney Family Center
    FEE
    $35/Member, $45/Non-member

     


  6. Jan. 5- Feb. 11 Total Yoga at Doling Family Center


    Ideal for improving balance, coordination, peace of mind and overall health. 

    AGE
    18 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Jan. 5-Feb. 9
    TIME
    Tues., 9-10 a.m.
    DATE
    Jan. 7-Feb. 11
    TIME
    Thurs., 6:15-7:15 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Doling Family Center
    FEE
    $35/Member, $45/Non-member

     


  7. Jan. 9-Feb. 6: Tai Chi at Dan Kinney


    Relaxation, focus and balance practices for all experience levels.

    AGE
    16 yrs. and up 
    DATE
    Jan. 9-Feb. 6
    TIME
    Sat., 10 a.m.
    LOCATION
    Dan Kinney Family Center
    FEE
    $35/Member, $45/Non-member

     


  8. Jan. 10-April 19 : Adult Hockey League


    Beginner, intermediate and advanced leagues, all non-checking and designed to improve player skills and competition on the ice. USA Hockey Membership required.

    AGE
    18 yrs. and up 
    DATE
    Jan. 10-April 19
    TIME
    Varies, call for details
    LOCATION
    Jordan Valley Ice Park 
    FEE
    $210/League, full equipment required

     


  9. Jan. 12-Feb. 9: Yoga at Chesterfield


    Five-week sessions of yoga, accommodating any level of experience.

    AGE
    12 yrs. and up 
    DATE
    Jan. 12-Feb. 9
    TIME
    Tues., 7 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Chesterfield Family Center
    FEE
    $35/Member; $45/Non-member

     


  10. Jan. 14-Feb. 11: Yoga at Dan Kinney


    Includes breathing techniques and gentle, yet powerful yoga poses to help reduce stress and increase flexibility.

    AGE
    14 yrs. and up 
    DATE
    Jan. 14-Feb. 11
    TIME
    Thurs., 6:10 p.m.
    LOCATION
    Dan Kinney Family Center
    FEE
    $35/Member; $45/Non-member

     


  11. Jan. 29: Register for Indoor Triathlon


    Join us at Chesterfield Family Center for our Third Annual Indoor Triathlon! This competition will be based on distance traveled in a designated amount of time. Competitors will be placed in heats with staggered start times beginning early morning on the day of the event. Medals will be awarded to the top three males and females. All participants will receive a shirt. Register online or in person at Chesterfield Family Center by Jan. 29. View flyer.

    AGE
    14 yrs. and up
    DATE
    Sat., Feb. 6
    TIME
    Self-directed
    LOCATION
    Chesterfield Family Center
    FEE
    $40/Members; $50/Non-members

     

Accessible Recreation



  1. Now - Drive-Thru Ceramics


    Looking for something fun to do in your own home? Look no further than Accessible Recreation's Drive-thru Ceramics! It's minimal interaction but maximum fun for our friends with disabilities and their family and friends! We have ceramic projects that are ready to be your next masterpiece! Call or email to schedule a pick-up time. Call when you arrive, and we will bring it out! Pick-up at the Northview Center (301 E. Talmage).

    AGE
    All ages with a disability
    DATE
    Call or email to schedule a pickup time
    LOCATION
    Northview Center
    FEE
    Starting at $5/project

     
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