Special Events

SWIMMING GONE TO THE DOGS

Laurel Oak and Terrace Park Aquatic Centers will each host a “dog–a–POOL–ooza.” We invite your dog to a fun-filled evening at the pool. Dogs will be required to bring their owners (no more than two dogs per owner), be current with their shots, and be ready to have a doggone good time! Dog off–leash rules will apply to this event. No swimming by dog owners. Free. No registration required.

AUG 18  | SUN | 3:30-5 P.M. | LAUREL OAK FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER
SEP 3 | TUE | 5:30-7 P.M. | TERRACE PARK FAMILY AQUATIC CENTER

FREE

FAMILY KARAOKE FUN

KUEHN C.C. | ALL AGES

Enjoy some family time at Kuehn Community Center this fall with our Family Karaoke Fun. As the name states, the whole family is invited for this Karaoke filled night, where you can team up with a family member to sing a song or even challenge another family for a song battle. Registration required.

OCT 8 | TUE | 5–7 P.M.

Register   FREE

FULL MOON HIKE

GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK | AGES: 6+

Come out and see Great Bear under the full moon’s glow! Hiking not only provides the physical relief of other exercise choices, but hiking in nature has been shown to be a powerful anxiety and stress reliever for people of all ages. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Participants must be able to hike one mile on uneven terrain. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a flashlight. Limited flashlights will be available to borrow. Registration required.

OCT 15 | TUE | 6–7 P.M.

Register   FREE

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT

ALL AGES

Join us at “our house” as we host free family movie nights. You are welcome to bring chairs, blankets, or pillows to get comfy watching a movie in the gymnasium. Don’t forget to bring your favorite movie snacks! The movie will begin at 6:30 p.m. No registration required.

OCT 18 | FRI | 6:30 P.M. | MARICAR C.C. | A DOG’S WAY HOME
DEC 6 | FRI | 6:30 P.M. | KENNY ANDERSON C.C. | SMALL FOOT

Register   FREE

FLOATING PUMPKIN PATCH

MIDCO® AQUATIC CENTER | ALL AGES

Don’t miss out on the coolest pumpkin patch in town! Jump in and pick your pumpkin! We will have fun carnival games and enter to win our BIG pumpkin. Participants will need to have an active swim pass or pay daily admission rates. Registration required.

OCT 19 | SAT | 2–3:30 P.M.

Register   $10 PER PARTICIPANT

PUMPKIN CARVING CLASS

ALL AGES

Love carving pumpkins but not the mess? Try on your costume and come carve your very own masterpiece just in time for Halloween! You will have a spooktacular time as you create the best pumpkin that will have all of the other trick-or-treaters talking. Pumpkins will be provided. Registration required.

OCT 22 | TUE | 6:30–7:30 P.M. | KUEHN C.C.
OCT 24 | THU | 6:30–7:30 P.M. | KENNY ANDERSON C.C.

Register   $10 PER PARTICIPANT

DEFRIGHTFUL FAMILY FUN

KUEHN C.C. | ALL AGES

Get an early start on your celebration by dressing up in your favorite costume for an afternoon of family fun. Let your ghouls and goblins participate in family-friendly games, win prizes, enjoy inflatables, and much more. No registration required.

OCT 26 | SAT | 1–3 P.M.

Register  FREE

GLOW HIKE

GREAT BEAR RECREATION PARK | AGES: 6+

Hiking in nature has been shown to be a powerful anxiety and stress reliever for people of all ages. This adventurous night hike is recommended for participants ages 6 and up that are able to hike at least one mile on sometimes uneven terrain. Children must be accompanied by a registered adult. Glow sticks will be provided, but a flashlight or headlamp is recommended. Please wear sturdy shoes and bring a water bottle. Registration required.

OCT 29 | TUE | 6–7 P.M.

Register   FREE

FAMILY NIGHT OUT

MORNINGSIDE C.C. | ALL AGES

What a great way to kick off the weekend! Gather the family and come have fun with our entertainment, carnival games, and more. Children must be accompanied by an adult. No registration required.

NOV 22 | FRI | 6:30–8:30 P.M. 

Register  FREE

Wibit Volleyball

WIBIT WATER VOLLEYBALL

MIDCO® AQUATIC CENTER | ALL AGES

Gather your friends for some spiking and splashing over Thanksgiving break! Whether you are looking for friendly competition or a just a good workout, water volleyball is both fun and challenging. Players must be able to comfortably stand in 4 feet of water. Participants will need to have an active swim pass or pay daily admission rates.

NOV 27–DEC 1 | WED–SUN | ALL DAY

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