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12.10.2013

Early Bird Online Reg Extended! {Wylie Recreation}


GET THE WORM
Early Bird Online Registration Extended!
Register now for winter and spring 2014 fun, like CinematographyGuitar and Boot Camp AND save on registration!
  
Save 15% now through Sunday, 12/15/13 on Winter / Spring 2014 Wylie Recreation Activities during Early Bird Online Registration. 
Recreation Pass Holders save an additional 15% on most activities.


Flip pages online, browse activities and register online.

Some discount exceptions apply. Transaction fees applied to online registrations.

Let us know if you have questions!

12.07.2013

Rec Facility Update

Wylie Recreation Center OPEN regular business hours Sunday, December 8.  

Wylie Senior Recreation Center CLOSED Sunday, December 8.

12.06.2013

Facility update!

Wylie Recreation center, Wylie Senior Recreation Center, and Bart Peddicord Community Center are CLOSED Saturday, December 7.

12.05.2013

It is official...

Wylie Recreation Center, Wylie Senior Recreation Center, and Bart Peddicord Community Center  closed Friday, December 6 due to inclement weather. 
Wylie Recreation Center is closing at 8pm this evening due to inclement weather.  Stay safe Wylie!

Yes, We are Open ... At Least For Now! {Icy Forecast}

Baby, it's cold, outside! We plan to be OPEN regular business hours.

This may change due to inclement weather with little to no notice.

Please call ahead!

Wylie Recreation Center972-516-6360

Senior Rec Center, 972-442-8119


Recreation@WylieTexas.gov

12.03.2013

Pirate & Princess Adventure {Great Gift}

https://activenet005.active.com/wylie/

Ahoy Matey! Looking for the perfect Christmas gift for your little one?

Don't miss this magical evening with Jake and Sofia on December 29th. Enjoy tasty treasure box treats, make crafts together and then sail away to a showing of Disney Live! Pirate and Princess Adventures. Registration includes snacks, craft, professional portrait photograph per enrolled child, transportation and show admission. Bring child car seats if required by law.

Sign up online or in person at the Wylie Recreation Center


Katy Burton
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

11.15.2013

Wylie Senior Turkey Bowl-A-Rama {Wylie Senior Recreation Center}



Pauline Busolo trying her hand at Turkey Bowling

The first Wylie Senior Turkey Bowl-A-Rama was held on Friday, November 15, 2013 in conjunction with the November Celebration Luncheon.  There were 36 seniors who slid frozen turkeys at inflated bowling pins.  Frozen turkeys were given to 1st, 2nd and 3rd places.  There were over 100 seniors in attendance at the luncheon, where they were served turkey, dressing and all the fixins.

What's Poppin'? {Wylie Recreation Center}




What's poppin'? Our Creative Movement class is!!

Our little ones turned into popcorn in our latest class!
 
Parent and child benefit from this nurturing introduction to movement and dance. Musically inspired leaps, bobs, jumps and turns help to foster imagination while improving gross motor skills and body awareness. Enjoy sharing the joy of music and dance with your little one. Parent participation required. Registration includes child and parent.

 
"Pop" in to our next Creative Movement class starting on 12/7!
 
 
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

11.07.2013

48 Feathers in 48 Hours {Thankful Turkey}

Our Thankful Turkey is getting warmer but there is still a chill in the air. Help us make him wider than he is tall (he's almost 6' tall)! Pick up a feather at the front desk of the Wylie Recreation Center and share what you are thankful for!



Katy Burton
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

11.05.2013

Thankful Turkey {Wylie Recreation Center}




Come to the Wylie Recreation Center and warm up our turkey with feathers of thankfulness! Feathers can be found at the Front Desk.


Katy Burton
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie


10.31.2013

SPOOKtacular Scarecrow Decorating Challenge - WINNER {Wylie Recreation}


And the winner of the SPOOKtacular Scarecrow Decorating Challenge is... drum roll ... FRONT DESK/MAINTENANCE! Way to go!!


Visit us at the Wylie Recreation Center to see the winning scarecrow.

Thank you for your votes!


Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

10.23.2013

SPOOKtacular Scarecrow Decorating Challenge {Wylie Recreation}

Help us to determine which is the most SPOOKtacular Scarecrow!


Choose YOUR favorite in our first Scarecrow Decorating Challenge by Liking one of the three entries on our Instagram page @wylierecreation or voting in-person at Wylie Recreation Center.

Scarecrows were decorated by the Childcare, Fitness and Climbing Wall, and Front Desk staff of Wylie Recreation Center.

LIKE your favorite of the three scarecrows, on Instagram @wylierecreation, and/or cast your vote in-person at Wylie Recreation Center by 10 pm on 10/30/2013. The winner will be announced on Halloween!

Combined IG Likes and in-person votes will determine the winner. Yes, you can Like it on IG and cast a vote in-person at Wylie Recreation Center, too.


Thank you for your votes!

Katy Burton
Recreation Programmer, General
City of Wylie

9.19.2013

Ranger Game Family Fun!



FAMILY FUN! ONLY $25 / PERSON
RANGER'S BASEBALL
Sept 29, -V- Los Angeles Angels
REGISTER NOW!


Family fun, peanuts and Cracker Jacks! Travel to the Rangers Ballpark in Arlington to watch our 2010 and 2011 World Series competitors play against the Los Angeles Angels from Upper Reserved seats.

Transportation provided. Register per person by 9/25/2013. Registered minors must be directly supervised by a registered adult. Bring money for snacks, meals, etc.

Ages 8+

3362 Su 9/29 12:30 pm—6:30 pm $25

Register in person at Wylie Recreation Center or Bart Peddicord Community Center -OR- register online, now!

Questions? Recreation@WylieTexas.gov or 972.516.6360



Katy Burton
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

8.01.2013

Fit for Less - Save 30% {Early Bird Online Registration}

Recreation Pass Holders save a total of 30% when you are registered for these FITNESS courses during Early Bird Online Registration available NOW through Sunday, 8/4.

No Rec Pass? You can still save 15% on most fall courses during Early Bird Online Registration this week only!

Discounts applied to your shopping cart.

Gain balance and coordination and reduce the risk of injury while gaining strength. Target core muscles of the body's trunk with strength exercises combined with medicine balls, stability balls, gravity and your body weight. All levels of fitness experience welcome.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages:  18 Yrs +
Instructor: Boehlke, Kristine
3348  Th           9/19 - 10/10           8:20   -                     8:50 AM          $12
3349  Th          10/17 - 11/7             8:20 - 8:50 AM        $12
3350  Th          11/14   -                   12/5 8:20                 -       8:50 AM  $9
3351  Th          12/12   -                   1/2   8:20                 -       8:50 AM  $12

Even the busiest gym-goers can squeeze in this exciting 30-minute fast and effective workout. Boost your fat burning metabolism through interval training, strength exercises, high intensity circuits and core work. Avoid the plateau with this high quality and ever-changing training that keeps your body and mind constantly challenged.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 13 Yrs +
Instructor: Felderhoff, Aubree
3409  Tu Th     9/17 -  10/10           5:20  - 5:50 PM        $24
3410  Tu Th   10/15 -  11/7             5:20  - 5:50 PM        $24
3411  Tu Th   11/12 -  12/5             5:20  - 5:50 PM        $21
3412  Tu Th   12/10 -  1/2               5:20  - 5:50 PM        $18

Test your limits in the toughest workout program Wylie Recreation Center offers. Run, jump, lift and sweat your way towards achieving the body you’ve longed for. This intense program utilizes metabolic fat burning exercises to help you push your body to a new level to create a
new you!
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 13 Yrs +
Instructor: Felderhoff, Aubree
3466  Sa           9/14                             9  - 10 AM          $10
3467  Sa         10/19                             9  - 10 AM          $10
3468  Sa         11/16                             9  - 10 AM          $10
3481  Sa         12/14                             9  - 10 AM          $10

All fitness levels benefit from this total body workout combining strength training and effective fat burning cardio. Utilize hand weights, resistance bands, medicine balls and your own body weight to burn calories while building strength and reaching your fitness goals.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 16 Yrs +
Instructor: Boehlke, Kristine
3401  Tu           9/24 -  10/8             8:30  - 9:30 AM       $15
3402  Tu         10/15 -  11/5             8:30  - 9:30 AM       $20
3403  Tu         11/12 -  12/3             8:30  - 9:30 AM       $20
3404  Tu         12/10 -  12/31           8:30  - 9:30 AM       $20

Get into the best shape of your life while having a blast! This intense, result-oriented combination of interval cardio and total body sculpting exercises delivers the results you want at a high energy and accelerated pace. All fitness levels benefit from this exciting, challenging and
rewarding workout.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 13 Yrs +
Mornings
Jump start your metabolism! Want to have more energy throughout the day, sleep better at night and get in the best shape of your life? Go at your own pace with this fun total body workout that motivates you to keep coming back no matter what your fitness level.
Instructor: Davis, Lauren
3471  M            9/16 -  10/7             5:10  - 6:10 AM       $22
3472  M          10/14 -  11/4             5:10  - 6:10 AM       $22
3473  M          11/11 -  12/2             5:10  - 6:10 AM       $22
3474  M            12/9 -  12/30           5:10  - 6:10 AM       $22
3476  W F         9/18 -  10/11           5:10  - 6:10 AM       $44
3477  W F       10/16 -  11/8             5:10  - 6:10 AM       $44
3478  W F       11/13 -  12/6             5:10  - 6:10 AM       $38.50
3479  W F       12/11 -  1/3               5:10  - 6:10 AM       $33
Evenings
Finish off your day with an intense, total body, fat-burning workout. This combination of strength, cardio, flexibility, core and functional movement exercises brings the inner athlete out of all fitness levels and eliminates the stress of the day!
Instructor: Felderhoff, Aubree
3456  M            9/16 -  10/7                  6  - 7 PM             $22
3457  M          10/14 -  11/4                  6  - 7 PM             $22
3458  M          11/11 -  12/2                  6  - 7 PM             $22
3459  M            12/9 -  12/30                6  - 7 PM             $22
3461  Tu Th     9/17 -  10/10                6  - 7 PM             $44
3462  Tu Th   10/15 -  11/7                  6  - 7 PM             $44
3463  Tu Th   11/12 -  12/5                  6  - 7 PM             $38.50
3464  Tu Th   12/10 -  1/2                    6  - 7 PM             $33

Get stepping! Learn creative step routines that build cardiovascular endurance and burn fat. A variety of moves with different levels of challenge keep you moving while shaping and firming your body. All levels benefit from this physical activity set to fun music.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 18 Yrs +
Instructor: Boehlke, Kristine
3343  Th           9/19 -  10/10                9  - 10 AM          $20
3344  Th         10/17 -  11/7                  9  - 10 AM          $20
3345  Th         11/14 -  12/5                  9  - 10 AM          $15
3346  Th         12/12 -  1/2                    9  - 10 AM          $20

Beneficial for all fitness and experience levels, Yoga produces a feeling of well-being and body-awareness. Enjoy an energetic workout that uses a flowing series of postures to increase strength, flexibility, endurance and balance. Learn how to coordinate breathing with movement to improve mental and physical health and release stress.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 13 Yrs +
Mornings
Instructor: Bradley, Patti
Perfect for first-timers, beginners and experienced students. Open your heart, improve circulation, elongate muscles and settle your mind. This total mind-body workout features cardiovascular conditioning, functional strength, flexibility, muscle balance and relaxation.
3428  M W         9/4 -  9/30                10  - 11:15 AM     $55
3429  M W       10/2 -  10/30              10  - 11:15 AM     $62
3430  M W       11/4 -  11/20              10  - 11:15 AM     $41.25
3431  M W       12/2 -  12/18              10  - 11:15 AM     $41.25
Evenings
Instructor: Isbell, Katharine
Create a stronger and more relaxed YOU with a Yoga Alliance registered instructor. Learn essential yoga poses, proper alignment and effective breathing techniques that increase flexibility, improve balance, build strength and release tension. All fitness levels benefit from this comfortable environment and guided instruction.
3416  M W         9/4 -  9/30             6:30  - 7:30 PM        $55
3420  M W       10/2 -  10/30           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $62
3424  M W       11/4 -  11/25           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $48
3433  M W       12/2 -  12/23           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $48
3417  M              9/9 -  9/30             6:30  - 7:30 PM        $35
3421  M            10/7 -  10/28           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $35
3425  M            11/4 -  11/25           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $35
3434  M            12/2 -  12/23           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $35
3418  W              9/4 -  9/25             6:30  - 7:30 PM        $35
3422  W            10/2 -  10/30           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $43.75
3426  W            11/6 -  11/20           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $26.25
3435  W            12/4 -  12/18           6:30  - 7:30 PM        $26.25

Ditch the workout and join the party! This fusion of Latin and international music creates a dynamic, exciting and effective cardio session. The routines feature interval training techniques with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. Lose yourself in energetic moves while shaping up.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 13 Yrs +
Instructor: Larew, Erin
Beginner
3444  Tu Th     9/17 -  10/10           6:15  - 7:15 PM        $40
3445  Tu Th   10/15 -  11/7             6:15  - 7:15 PM        $40
3446  Tu Th   11/12 -  12/5             6:15  - 7:15 PM        $35
3447  Tu Th   12/10 -  1/2               6:15  - 7:15 PM        $30
Advanced
3439  Tu Th     9/17 -  10/10           7:15  - 8:15 PM        $40
3440  Tu Th   10/15 -  11/7             7:15  - 8:15 PM        $40
3441  Tu Th   11/12 -  12/5             7:15  - 8:15 PM        $35
3442  Tu Th   12/10 -  1/2               7:15  - 8:15 PM        $30
3449  W            9/18 -  10/9             7:45  - 8:45 PM        $20
3450  W          10/16 -  11/6             7:45  - 8:45 PM        $20
3451  W          11/13 -  12/4             7:45  - 8:45 PM        $20
3452        W             12/11       -               12/18       7:45         -               8:45 PM   $10

Tai Chi Chuan, an ancient Chinese martial art regarded for superior health art and moving meditation. Guided instruction leads you through focused, slow and controlled movements that enhance balance, agility, flexibility and strength while reducing stress and calming the mind.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 18 Yrs +
Instructor: Randell, Jim
3289  M W         9/4 -  9/30             5:20  - 6:20 PM        $60
3290  M W       10/2 -  10/30           5:20  - 6:20 PM        $60
3291  M W       11/4 -  11/27           5:20  - 6:20 PM        $60
3292  M W       12/2 -  12/23           5:20  - 6:20 PM        $60
Drop in available $10 per class meeting

Register in bulk ... Schedule conflict? No problem. You may receive full Activity Registration Fee refund for most multi-day Activities through the first meeting date, subject to the Activity Withdraw and Refund Policy. Please review full policy online WylieTexas.gov/Recreation prior to registration.

Please note: online registration transaction fees and supply fees cannot be refunded.



Steven Harben
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie

Hurry! Soccer and Karate 30% Off {Early Bird Online Registration}

Recreation Pass Holders save a total of 30% when you are registered for these SPORTS courses during Early Bird Online Registration available NOW through Sunday, 8/4.

No Rec Pass? You can still save 15% on most fall courses during Early Bird Online Registration this week only!

Discounts applied to your shopping cart.

A fun introductory soccer program for the kids! Learn basic skills through individual and group activities that familiarize participants with the game while preparing young bodies for an active childhood. Build character, learn about teamwork and sharing, improve communication skills and refine coordination.
Wylie Recreation Center
Ages: 3 - 4 Yrs
3406  Th           9/12 -  11/14           3:30  - 4:10 PM        $110
Ages: 5 - 6 Yrs
3407  Th           9/12 -  11/14           4:15  - 4:55 PM        $110

Learn the Ryubukai Okinawan art of self-defense that employs hand strikes and kicks with swift and calculated movements used to disable or subdue an opponent. Focus on the flow of movement, sparring and weapons while attaining discipline, self-control and physical fitness.
Wylie Recreation Center
Instructor: U, Yee
Beginners
No class 9/30, 10/7 or 11/25.
Ages: 7 - 14 Yrs
3335  M              9/9 -  10/28           6:30  - 8 PM             $38
3336  M            11/4 -  12/16           6:30  - 8 PM             $38
Ages: 15 Yrs +, Family Oriented
3338  M              9/9 -  10/28           6:30  - 8 PM             $46
3339  M            11/4 -  12/16           6:30  - 8 PM             $46
Intermediate
No class 10/2, 10/9 or 11/27.
Ages: 7 - 14 Yrs
3379  W            9/11 -  10/30           6:30  - 8 PM             $38
3380  W            11/6 -  12/18           6:30  - 8 PM             $38
Ages: 15 Yrs +, Family Oriented
3385  W            9/11 -  10/30           6:30  - 8 PM             $46
3386  W            11/6 -  12/18           6:30  - 8 PM             $46
All Levels, Adults Only
Ages: 15 Yrs +
3382  Th           9/12 -  10/24           7:30  - 9 PM             $46
3383  Th           11/7 -  12/19           7:30  - 9 PM             $46

Register in bulk ... Schedule conflict? No problem. You may receive full Activity Registration Fee refund for most multi-day Activities through the first meeting date, subject to the Activity Withdraw and Refund Policy. Please review full policy online WylieTexas.gov/Recreation prior to registration.


Please note: online registration transaction fees and supply fees cannot be refunded.



Steven Harben
Recreation Programmer
City of Wylie