Upcoming Salida Recreation Events and Classes
RESCHEDULED! Parent & Tot Swim Lessons for children 18 months to 3 years. These classes are designed to give parents safety information and teach techniques to help orient children to the water. A parent or guardian is required to accompany each child in the water and participate in the class. Saturdays Feb 13 through March 8, 4-class session for $40; this includes one parent and one tot; additional parent for 4-class session, $10. Each class is 45 minutes in duration. Call or come by the pool to register you and your child 539-6738.
MORE! Intro to Aqua Jogging Class, Saturday, Feb 20, 9-10am Aqua Jogging, or water running, is just what it sounds like, running in the water. It is widely used by professional and collegiate running programs to enhance training. Come and learn the benefits of water running as a form of cross training to enhance your running performance and keep your body healthy and injury free. $5 drop-in fee.
TRAVELOGUE! February 25 at the Salida Steam Plant 7-8:30pm, $5 admission; Drinks will be available for purchase At age 42, filmmaker Rob Dubin walked away from a career making TV shows for ESPN and The Travel Channel. He and his wife Dee sold their home and possessions, bought a 40’ sailboat and sailed over the horizon. What was intended as a 3 year voyage to the Caribbean became a 17 year odyssey visiting 60 countries and sailing around the world. Join us for Rob’s inspirational presentation about trading a life of comfort for encounters with hurricanes, pirates, exotic cultures and our world’s incredible beauty. Regular attendees to the Salida Travelogue series will remember Rob from last year's thrilling presentation of his backroads of Africa.
TUMBLING! Tex Womack with High Country Gymnastics will continue with another 4-week session of tumbling for all ages. All sessions will take place on Fridays at the gym at Longfellow Elementary (please enter through back door on 7th street)
Class dates are 2/26, 3/4, 3/11, and 3/18.
3:00pm class for 3-6 yr olds, beginner level; 1 hour.
4:00pm class for 6+ yr olds, beginner level, 1 hour. The 1 hour classes will be $15/class or $50/entire session.
5:00pm class for 7+ yr olds, intermediate and advanced levels, 1.5 hours; class will be $18/class or $60/entire session.
If your child has never participated in the inter/advanced class, and would like to participate at this level, they will need to hold a personal try-out with Tex during the 4pm time slot before acceptance to the class