Upcoming Salida Recreation Events and Classes for July 2017
CUSTOMER APPRECIATION FOR JULY AND AUGUST! For the months July and August we will be offering our Raft & Swim discount. Bring in your receipt within 1 week of a guided raft trip with ANY Arkansas Valley raft company for $2 off adult/$1 off regular youth daily admission.
COMMUNITY DISC GOLF! Join Salida Recreation and TOPS Disc Golf Club in learning and playing disc golf with your friends and family. These will be progressive events tailored for families, starting with rules and basics of the game and ending with an official round or small competition. Bringing your own equipment is encouraged; but we will have some discs available. Mondays July 10 & August 7, 6:30pm, Poncha Springs Disc Golf Course, CR 115 just off Hwy 285, Cost: $3/person drop-in fee, no preregistration required.
JULY IS PARKS AND RECREATION MONTH! Salida Recreation is celebrating Parks and Recreation Month in July! Join us for FREE drop-in “Learn to Play” Socials three Tuesdays in July at Centennial Park from 6-7pm. We’ll bring the games and treats and you bring your friends and family for a fun evening in the park. July 11 we will play Pickleball, July 18 we will play Volleyball and July 25 we will play assorted lawn games (croquet, badminton, cornhole and more).
BASKETBALL AND VOLLEYBALL CAMPS! Join Salida Recreation this summer for 3-day youth sport camps. These camps are intended to introduce children to the sports of basketball and volleyball. No experience necessary. Coached instruction will be provided along with fun games and real-time game scenarios. Please bring comfortable clothes and water. Co-ed Basketball for entering grades 2-6, Monday, July 10 through Wednesday, July 12 from 2-4pm at Centennial Park outdoor courts. Girls Volleyball with coaches Janine Frazee and Cassie Baldauf for entering grades 2-6, Monday, July 24 through Wednesday, July 26, 12-2pm at Salida Middle School. Cost $35 per 3-day camp.
YOUTH TENNIS CLINICS! Join Salida Recreation this summer for this 4 day tennis clinic aimed at introducing youth to the sport of tennis including basic strokes and hand-eye coordination skills. These drills will benefit those who are just learning, as well as those who have played before. Coached instruction will be provided along with fun games and real-time game scenarios. Please bring comfortable clothes and water. Snack will be provided. Some equipment provided, but bring your own racket if you have one. Monday through Thursday, July 17-20, Ages 7 to 9, 2-3pm; Ages 10 to 12, 3:15-4:15pm at the Salida Middle School Tennis Courts, Cost: $30.
For more information visit www.salidarec.com or call 539-6738.