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What's Happening (Dec 18 - 24)

What's Happening (Dec 18 - 24)

Dec 11 2017

Looking for free, low-cost, and affordable things to do in Centennial, Littleton and Lone Tree? Well, your look is over! Here are just a few of the activities happening in South Suburban this week, December 18 - 24, 2017.

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A Hudson Christmas
Mark your calendars for this magical Littleton tradition with thousands of twinkling lights in majestic trees, visits with Santa (through December 23) and memories for the whole family. Sip hot chocolate while experiencing dazzling displays of color and sound.
Who: All ages
When: 5 - 8 pm (Nov 24 - Dec 31)
Where: The Hudson Gardens & Events Center
Price: $6 - $9 (ages 3 and under are free)

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Mon, Dec 18

Over 50 Volleyball League
Enjoy playing with adults your age. Equipment is provided.  48 sessions.
Who: Ages 50 and up
When: 1:30 - 3 pm (Mon and Fri; Dec 18 - Mar 30 practices)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $42 District, $50 Non-District
Additional times: Wed, games against other adult programs in the area

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Family Art Specialty Workshop
Come in and create art together during these bonding experiences for parent/grandparent and child. Make fun seasonal projects. Each month is a different project.
Who: 2 1/2 years and up
When: 5:45 - 6:45 pm (Mon; Dec 18)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $16 Resident, $19 Nonresident (per project)

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Tue, Dec 19

Drop-in Fitness - Aqua
Performed in chest deep water, aqua exercise effectively improves the cardiovascular system while toning muscles without overstressing joints.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 8 - 8:55 am (Tue; Dec 19)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.25 Resident, $7.25 Nonresident)

Wed, Dec 20

FREE Equipment Orientation
Attend a general orientation session with a personal trainer in a group setting to learn safe and proper use of a variety of cardiovascular and weight machines.
Who: Ages 16 and up (ages 10 - 13 must be accompanied by a registered adult)
When: 6:30 - 7:45 pm (Wed; Dec 20)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: Free, must register
Additional times: Thu; Dec 21, Buck Recreation Center

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Thu, Dec 21

Reformer Basics Orientation
Learn the basics of Pilates as they apply to the Reformer apparatus. This 75-minute orientation will prepare you to participate in our four-week small group Reformer classes and/or private personal or small group Reformer training.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 6:30 - 7:45 pm (Thu; Dec 21)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $17 District, $21 Non-District

 

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Fri, Dec 22

Club Lone Tree In-Service Day Camp
Participants enjoy a variety of activities, including swimming. Bring a towel, goggles, swimsuit, change of clothing, morning snack and lunch.
Who: Ages 5 - 10
When: 7 am - 6 pm (Fri; Dec 22)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $27 District, $35 Non-District (includes afternoon snack)

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Winter Break Camp In-Service Day
Participants will enjoy a variety of activities. Participants must wear sneakers or closed shoes. Bring a towel, goggles, swimsuit, change of clothing, morning snack, lunch and water bottle.
Who: Ages 5 - 10
When: 7 am - 6 pm (Fri; Dec 22)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $27 District, $35 Non-District (includes afternoon snack)

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Adventure Camp In-Service Day
Enroll by the day in our state-licensed program that keeps kids busy with activities such as the eXerGame Zone, ice skating, sports, climbing wall, laser tag and more.
Who: Ages 6 - 13
When: 7 am - 6 pm (Fri; Dec 22)
Where: Family Sports Center
Price: $48 District, $52 Non-District (includes morning and afternoon snacks and lunch)

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Gift Wrapping Workshop
Come learn how to wrap like a pro! Students will spend the first half of class making a gift and the rest of the time learning wrapping techniques. Also may bring already purchased gifts to wrap, wrapping paper, decorations or use the materials provided.
Who: Ages 6 - 12
When: 1 - 4 pm (Fri; Dec 22)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $20 District, $23 Non-District

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Parents Night Out
Drop your child off for an evening of swimming and a movie. Send a towel, goggles, swimsuit and change of clothing. Also include a blanket and pillow to be comfy during the movie, Elf.
Who: Ages 5 - 12
When: 6 - 9 pm (Fri; Dec 22)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $15 District, $20 Non-District (includes pizza and juice for dinner)

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FREE Friday Night Films - Christmas in Yellowstone
Enjoy a fireside nature film in the atmosphere of the Nature Center! This month follow in the snowy footprints of Yellowstone’s red foxes, spy on the predatory warfare of wolves and elk, and climb into the den of a grizzly bear that gives birth to two cubs while deep in hibernation.
Who: All ages (recommended ages 7 and up)
When: 7 - 8:30 pm (Fri; Dec 22)
Where: South Platte Park
Price: Free, donation suggested for refreshments

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Sat, Dec 23

Drop-in Fitness - Cycling
An exhilarating workout on a stationary bike that can benefit all abilities.  Beginners, please arrive 10 minutes early to allow adequate time for individual bike set up.  Cycling participants must check in at front desk.  Reservations only available one day in advance.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 9:15 - 10:10 am (Sat; Dec 23), must arrive no later than 5 minutes prior or reservations forfeited
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.25 Resident, $7.25 Nonresident), rservations available in advance only on Fri, Dec 24

 

Strider Camps
Strider Camp is a Learn to Ride class that teaches kids to ride, balance and steer on two wheels. It is built around learning, fun, socialization, and instruction sure to ignite a passion for riding. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 3 - 6
When: 9:30 - 10:30 am (Sat; Dec 23 - Jan 13)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $35 District, $47 Non-District ($8.75 D, $11.75 ND per session)

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Sun, Dec 24

Drop-in Fitness - BODYPUMP
This is the original barbell class that strengthens your entire body.  This workout challenges all your major muscle groups by using weight-room exercises like squats, presses, lifts and curls.  Great music, incredible instructors and your choice of weight inspire you to get the results you came in for – fast!
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 9 - 10 am (Sun; Dec 24)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.25 Resident, $7.25 Nonresident), reservations recommended by Sat, Dec 23