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7.24.2014

Blacklight Teen Scream, Archery Tag & Mad Science Family Lab Night! {National Park and Rec Month}


Wylie Recreation Center is hosting Blacklight Teen Scream Saturday night! Climb and laser tag the night away! Open to ages 10 – 14 years old, July 26, 8:30 – 10 PM. $5 if registered by July 24. Register at $7 starting July 25. Registration required.

Mad Science Family Lab Night is back Friday night! Enjoy this very popular crew’s take on science. Includes performance and audience participation. Open to ages 3 years and older, July 25, 6:30 – 8:30 PM. No registration required.

LoLo's Catering and Concession food truck will be serving up tasty treats Friday night just outside Wylie Recreation Center July 25, 5 - 9:30 PM.

Archery Tag tonight! This exciting activity combines the intensity and excitement of dodgeball and paintball while using the skill-set of archery with patented foam-tipped arrows. Open to ages 8 years and older at Wylie Recreation Center, July 24, 6:30 – 8 PM. Registration required.

Register online or in person at Wylie Recreation Center. Check out other exciting Park and Recreation Month activities during the month of July!

7.23.2014

Don't Miss Out On These Exciting Events {National Park and Recreation Month}

Make sure and add Archery Tag and Black Light Teen Scream to your calendars this week!


Archery Tag - Combines the intensity and excitement of dodgeball and paintball with the precision of archery using patented foam-tipped arrows. Open to ages 8 years and older, July 24, 6:30 - 8 PM. Participants must check in at the Wylie Recreation Center Front Desk. Parent signature required for participants 17 and under.


Black Light Teen Scream - Put on your neon clothes and play laser tag and climb our 26ft climbing wall all under the black lights! Open to ages 10 - 14 years old, July 26, 8:30 - 10 PM.  $5 if registered by July 24. Register for $7 starting July 25.

7.22.2014

Young Rembrandts Animal Cartoon Workshop

There are just a few spots left in this extraordinary art camp! 

Foster self-expression through art in Young Rembrandts Animal Cartoon Workshop! This premier instructional drawing program offers unique step-by-step drawing methods. Learn about line, composition and color while exploring fun and playful subjects. Start and finish amazing projects that impress the best, gain confidence, exercise imagination and unlock creative potential and passion for art. Laugh-out-loud-funny, mind-bendingly-adorable and awesome-beyond-belief are just some of the words that best describe this workshop. Learn how to draw animals of all shapes, sizes, and colors. Personify ordinary animals, transforming them into fully-realized cartoon characters. All levels welcome.

Camp held at Wylie Recreation Center August 4 - 8 from 2:30 - 4 pm for ages 6-12yrs. $95 per participant. Register now online or in person at Wylie Recreation Center. Just a few spots left! No Rec Pass required!

Spidey School & Mad Science Family Lab Night {National Park and Rec Month}


Spidey School is back again! Introduce your little ones to the climbing wall while learning about safety and proper technique. Open to ages 3 – 5 years old, 10 – 10:45 AM and ages 6 – 8 years old, 11 – 11:45 AM, July 22. Registration required by July 18. Register online or at Wylie Recreation Center.

Mad Science Family Lab Night is back for the second year in a row! Enjoy this very popular crew’s take on science. Includes performance and audience participation. Open to ages 3 years and older, July 25, 6:30 – 8:30 PM. FREE!

LoLo's Catering and Concession food truck will be back serving up tasty treats just outside Wylie Recreation Center from 5 - 9 PM!

Since 1985, America has celebrated July as National Park and Recreation Month. Check out Wylie's wide variety of July-only activities ranging from health and wellness to nature and community spirit that we have added for this special month. Check out more events during this month-long party!

7.21.2014

Engineering How Amusing Camp

Amusement park thrills and spills! In our Engineering How Amusing camp, explore how marine, mechanical and chemical engineering impacts riding a rollercoaster, playing a floating boat game and enjoying a refreshing ice cream treat. Divide into theme park teams and challenge the others in engineering related contests. Create amazing projects to take home. $25 supply fee payable to instructor on first day.

Camp held at Wylie Recreation Center July 28 - 31 from 1 - 4 pm. $110 per participant. Register now online or in person at Wylie Recreation Center. Just a few spots left! No Rec Pass required!

Blacklight Teen Scream, Spidey School, Archery Tag & MORE! {National Park and Rec Month}


This week of National Park and Rec Month is jam-packed full of activities!

Geo Cache Wylie ends today at 12 PM! Plug in the coordinates and decipher the secret Park and Recreation Month code! Open to all ages, July 14 – 21. Get the coordinates. Winner of drawing will be announced at noon.

Freezer Monday is back! Free snowcones every Monday, all month long, 2 – 3 PM or until we run out.

Don't miss our Blacklight Teen Scream Saturday night! Dance, climb and laser tag the night away! Open to ages 10 – 14 years old, July 26, 8:30 – 10 PM. $5 if registered by July 24. Register at $7 starting July 25. Registration required.

Spidey School - Introduce your little ones to the climbing wall while learning about safety and proper technique. Open to ages 3 – 5 years old, 10 – 10:45 AM and ages 6 – 8 years old, 11 – 11:45 AM, July 22. Registration required by July 18.

Archery Tag - Combines the intensity and excitement of dodgeball and paintball while using the skill-set of archery with patented foam-tipped arrows. Open to ages 8 years and older at Wylie Recreation Center, July 24, 6:30 – 8 PM.

Register online or in person at Wylie Recreation Center. Check out other exciting Park and Recreation Month activities during the month of July!

7.18.2014

Archery Tag, Family Lab Night and Blacklight Teen Scream - Week 3 {National Park and Rec Month}




Freezer Monday - Free snowcones every Monday, all month long, 2 – 3 PM or until we run out.

Geo Cache - Wylie Plug in the coordinates and decipher the secret Park and Recreation Month code! Open to all ages, July 14 – 21.

Archery Tag - Combines the intensity and excitement of dodgeball and paintball while using the skill-set of archery with patented foam-tipped arrows. Open to ages 8 years and older, July 24, 6:30 – 8 PM.

Food Truck Friday - Try out these tasty treats! July 25, 5 – 9:30 PM.

Family Face Off - Put your family team together and compete in Pictionary, Charades, Catch Phrase and more. Open to ages 8 years and older, July 22, 6:30 – 8 PM. Sign up at the front desk. Rec Pass required.

Crime Scene Challenge - Test your forensic skills. Walk through a mock crime scene looking for clues and try to solve the crime! Open to ages 10 years and older, July 25, 10 AM – 4 PM. Rec Pass required.

Mad Science Family Lab Night - Enjoy this very popular crew’s take on science. Includes performance and audience participation. Open to ages 3 years and older, July 25, 6:30 – 8:30 PM.

Blacklight Teen Scream - Dance, climb and laser tag. Open to ages 10 – 14 years old, July 26, 8:30 – 10 PM. $5 if registered by July 24. Register at $7 starting July 25.

Events held at Wylie Recreation Center. Waiver may be required prior to participation for some equipment and attractions. A Rec Pass may be required for some activities as noted. All events are FREE unless otherwise noted.

Since 1985, America has celebrated July as National Park and Recreation Month. Check out Wylie's wide variety of July-only activities ranging from health and wellness to nature and community spirit that we have added for this special month.