CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The 2019 September-December Clarksville Parks & Recreation Activity Guide is now available, offering details about more than 100 programs and events, a detailed map showing all 48 of the department’s parks, trails and facilities, and information about rentals for private functions.
The guide also offers information about more than 20 new events and programs from September to December in the City’s parks, recreation centers and pools and includes information about current and upcoming park projects and improvements.
Here are some of the new programs you can find in the September-December Activity Guide:
- Yoga in the Park – Focus on yoga postures, breathing and meditation by participating in this 8-week program from 10-11 a.m. Saturdays, Sept. 14 to Nov. 2 at McGregor Park. The fee is $10 per class.
- L.I.F.T. (Lead Intense Fitness Training) – Gain strength and lose weight during this upbeat fitness class from 6-6:45 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays, Sept. 23 to Oct. 30 at Crow Recreation Center. The fee is $45 per session.
- Big & Messy Art -- Youths are invited to explore their creative side while having fun and getting messy from 4-5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 26 at Burt-Cobb Recreation Center. The fee is $5 per child, ages 6-12.
- Prenatal Aerobics -- Expecting mothers can learn how to tone and strengthen their bodies with this fun and challenging aqua workout from 10:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturdays, Oct. 5 to Nov. 23 at New Providence Pool. The fee is $30 per session.
- History Alive -- This fundraiser, hosted by the Friends of Fort Defiance, will feature an evening of history, music from “The Traveling Caudells” and 19th-century fare from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5. Visit FtDefianceClarksville.com for more info.
- Liberty Park Halloween Takeover -- Participate in Halloween-themed arts and crafts, a pumpkin decorating contest, scavenger hunt and enjoy spooky treats from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25. Decorated pumpkins will be judged at Fright on Franklin. The fee is $10 per person.
- Adaptive Music Therapy -- We’ve partnered with the Clarksville Association for Down Syndrome to offer a class for participants with special needs to explore, learn, create and appreciate music in a fun and exciting way from 12-1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26 at Crow Recreation Center. Free with center membership.
- Cards for Troops -- Decorate cards and write encouraging notes to soldiers for the Military Missions Organization to send to troops throughout the world from 2:30-5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7 at Kleeman Recreation Center. Free admission.
- Veterans Appreciation Day -- Receive free admission to New Providence Pool on Monday, Nov. 11 with valid Military ID.
To register for these programs or to download a free copy of the Activity Guide, visit www.CityofClarksville.com/ParksRec. Interested in a paper copy? The Activity Guide is available for pick-up at all of our facilities and many of our parks.
Clarksville Parks & Recreation Activity Guides are published three times a year in January, May and September. The Activity Guide has been recognized as the best parks and recreation printed marketing effort in the state by the Tennessee Recreation and Parks Association.
For information, visit www.ClarksvilleParksRec.com and subscribe to our e-newsletter or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/clarksvilleparksrec.