City parks variety of events


BEAVERCREEK — The Beavercreek Parks, Recreation & Cultural Department hosts a variety of events and programs for residents. Classes are held at CI Beaver Hall, 3696 Highmont St. unless otherwise noted. The following is a listing of upcoming events. Fees vary for programs. For more information about any of the classes, costs and registration contact the Beavercreek Parks & Recreation & Cultural Department 937-427-5514 www.beavercreekohio.gov.

Winter day camp

Enjoy wintertime out of the house with a winter break mini-day camp for ages 6-12. Children will participate in craft projects, games, cooking, and outdoor play each day. Campers should bring a packed lunch and clothes for both indoor and outdoor play. Deadline to register is Dec. 19. The camp will take place 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Dec. 26-28, C.I. Beaver Hall, 3696 Highmont St. Extended hours 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Cost for residents $95, non-residents $110.

Drums Alive – Kids Beats

Drums Alive – Kids Beats for children ages 3 and up. Drums Alive – Kids Beat is the “original” whole brain/ body rhythmical drumming fitness program designed to inspire movement and encourage children to have fun, drum and dance in a unique way. Fitness balls, drumsticks, juggling, instruments and more will be included in class.

Class is scheduled 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Tuesdays, now through Dec. 4 in the Lofino Plaza Multi-purpose room, 3868 Dayton-Xenia Road. Resident fee is $40 and non-resident fee is $46. Pre-registration is required.

Frozen princess party

The parks invites all princesses ages 4-8 years old and their special adult to register for Frozen Princess Party. Princess dresses/costumes are encouraged. Magical surprises include sing-alongs, games, a craft and erupting frozen snow. There will even be a princess parade and a photo booth to capture the special event. A snack and drink will be provided.

Frozen Princess Party is scheduled 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11 at C. I. Beaver Hall, 3696 Highmont St. Fee is $20 for resident and $25 for non-resident.

Stretch flex

Stretch Flex will improve your range of motion and coordination with flexibility training as well as build stability through core strengthening exercises. Students will increase their overall endurance and lea muscle mass with strength training. Class is designed for every fitness level.

The class will meet 6-6:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 6 to Dec. 4 at C. I. Beaver Hall, 3696 Highmont St. Pre-registration is required. Resident fee is $35 and non-resident fee is $40.

Strollers in motion

The parks is inviting moms, dads and caregivers to enroll in Strollers in Motion. Strollers in Motion gives a body workout that incorporates power walking and strolling, strength training, balance work and toning.

Participants will meet 9:30-10:15 a.m. Wednesdays, now to Dec. 5 at Lofino Plaza, 3868 Dayton Xenia Road. Resident fee is $30 and non-resident fee is $35. Pre-registration is required.

News-Current report compiled by Natalie Jones.

News-Current report compiled by Natalie Jones.