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6.28.2012

Get Wild in July


July is National Park and Recreation Month and we have a lot of fun planned at Wylie Recreation Center.

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All Activities below ....

Rec Pass required unless otherwise indicated, and there is no additional charge unless otherwise indicated.
●Sign in at the front desk 15 minutes prior to each event unless otherwise indicated.
●Children 18 Mos – 6 Yrs. must be with parent or guardian.

Bounce Houses & Inflatable Games
More bouncing and fun interactive games!
Ages: 2 Yrs + (some age/weight/height restrictions apply)
M, 7/2, 10 AM - 6 PM
Sa, 7/14, 9 AM - 5 PM


Coconut Climb
Race up 26 foot tall coconut trees! The first one to the top is the winner and their time is displayed for all to see.
Ages: 3 Yrs + (some weight restrictions apply)
M, 7/2, 1 - 3 PM, No Rec Pass Required!


Hooping (HULA) Contest
Show off your hula skills! Recognition for the longest time, wildest and most hoops.
Ages: 7 Yrs +
M, 7/2, 12:30 PM


Race to the Top
Race to the top of this crazy inflatable. 4 players climb the “bubble” to claim victory!
Ages:  4 Yrs +
F, 7/6, 3 - 8 PM


Trixter Races
Hit the bike trails for this virtual race!
Registration for Trixter Races begins 7/2, 9 AM at the Front Desk. Children ages 12 – 15 years must be with an adult age 18 years or older to participate in race.
Ages: 12 Yrs +
F, 7/6, 6 - 8 PM


Climbing Competition
Climb the walls in this fun competition against Recreation Center “regulars.” Open Climb Schedule available at Wylie Recreation Center and online, www.WylieTexas.gov/Recreation. Competition ends 7/13, 2 PM.
Ages: 7 Yrs +
M – F, 7/9 - 7/13, During Open Climb


Olympic Challenge
Seriously silly, Olympic inspired games!
Ages: 7 Yrs +
F, 7/13, Throughout the Day


Omnikin Volleyball
Game time with a 36” ball!
Ages: 7 Yrs +
F, 7/13, 12:15 - 3 PM


Beach Party
Water slides and fun on the front lawn! Wear swimsuit and sunscreen. Bring a towel.
Ages: 2 Yrs +
W, 7/18, 10 AM - 2 PM, No Rec Pass Required!


I Heart Parks
Feel the outdoor love for Wylie parks!

Plant a Plant
Make friends with the flora! Plant your own take-home zinnia and learn from Park professionals about these lovely flowers.
Ages: 3 – 12 Yrs
F, 7/20, 10 AM - 2 PM, No Rec Pass Required!

Granola Bar
Pick your faves and make your own summer mix. Raisins, craisins, seeds and more!
F, 7/20, 10 AM - 2 PM, No Rec Pass Required!

#wylieparks IG Park Scavenger Hunt
Post beloved Wylie Parks to your IG page for prizes! Rules and list available in Courtyard or Front Desk on first day of hunt.
Ages: 3 Yrs +
F – Th, 7/20 - 7/26, 10 AM, No Rec Pass Required!


Family Game Night
Monopoly, checkers, Kinect and more! Bring the family.
Ages: 7 Yrs +
F, 7/21, 5:30 - 7:30 PM


Dancey Dance
Yo party party! It’s Dancey Dance time! Singing, dancing, games and a visit from a very special Gabba friend.
Ages:  18 Mos – 5 Yrs
F, 7/27, 1 - 2 PM, No Rec Pass Required!


Roaring 20s Costume Dance
Guys and dames, put on your glad rags for this one-of-a-kind dance party. It’s the cat’s pajamas! Singles welcome. Refreshments provided. Includes 45 minute Charleston demo. Dance starts at 8 PM. Costumes not required, but applauded!
Ages: 18 Yrs +
Sa, 7/28, 7 - 10 PM, No Rec Pass Required!

Please let us know if you have any questions!

Annika Sacco
Recreation Supervisor
City of Wylie

6.12.2012

More Archery by Popular Request {Wylie Recreation}

Archery is one of our newer, more popular recreation activities this summer. Registration spots and waitlists have filled quickly.

So we found Mike Petrick, a National Archery in the Schools Specialist to come on board and help expand the program. Mike has certified over 100 teachers to be NASP instructors as well as teaching archery for 10 years in the Lewisville ISD.

Classes start tomorrow! Register, today! Learn to shoot the competition style compound bow from a certified instructor. Focus on basic skills, technique, the use and maintenance of equipment, and safety. Become a proficient archer and develop strength, flexibility and increased attention span.

Classes held at Wylie Recreation Center

Ages: 10+
2220 Wednesdays  June 13 - June 27, 2012  5:30pm to 6:15pm  $15
2221 Wednesdays  July 11 - August 1, 2012  5:30pm to 6:15pm  $20
2222 Wednesdays  August 8 - August 29, 2012  5:30pm to 6:15pm  $15

Recreation pass holders are eligible for 15% off activity discount.


Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

6.08.2012

Gym and Wall Schedules June 2012 {Wylie Recreation Center}

June Open Gym and Open Climb schedules are available!

Check out Basketball, Volleyball and Toddler Time in the Gym.

We also have Open Climb!

Annika Sacco
Recreation Supervisor
City of Wylie

Senior Shenanigans May 2012 {Wylie Senior Activities}

The June edition of Senior Shenanigans and activity calendar for adults age 55+ is available on our City webpage.

Let us know if you have any questions!

Anthony Cook
Recreation Supervisor
City of Wylie