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Jump for Fun

December 1, 10am-11am
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bouncing, sliding, climbing, and tumbling are examples of the fun kids have at Jump for Fun, which is held in our gym and features different jump houses each month. Children must wear socks. Register using activity code 154010-50. Ages 2-5; $3

Amargosa Trail Maintenance

December 2, 8am-10am
Hidden Falls Park, 281 W. Horizon Dr.
Enjoy the great outdoors by helping us maintain one of our local trails. Hat, water, sunscreen, sturdy shoes, and gloves are recommended. Youth (ages 5-12) must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Teens (ages 13-17) must have a waiver signed by a parent/guardian. Registration and orientation are from 8:00-8:30 a.m. Ages 5+; Free

Pictures With Santa

December 2, 9am-10:30am
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Santa Claus is visiting Black Mountain Recreation Center to meet and pose for pictures with your children. Picture packages are available for a nominal cost. You may also bring your own camera. Register using activity code 154060-00. All ages; $2

Real Skillz Weekend

December 2, 9am-3pm
Downtown Recreation Center, 105 W. Basic Rd.
Join us for our first Real Skillz Weekend. Registration is open in two divisions: U16 and 16+ (guys and girls). This is a challenge-based competition consisting of 3-point shooting, free-throw shooting and a hot shot competition. Players may register for any individual event or all three events. Those taking part in all three events receive a Real Skillz T-shirt. No refunds will be issued after Nov. 29. Refunds may be requested prior to Nov. 30, minus a $5 service charge. To learn more, call 702-267-4040.

3-Point Shooting Competition

Ages 10-16 | $10 | 624215-53
Ages 16+ | $10 | 624215-54

Free-Throw Shooting Competition

Ages 10-16 | $10 | 624215-55
Ages 16+ | $10 | 624215-56

Hot Shot Competition

Ages 10-16 | $10 | 624215-57
Ages 16+ | $10 | 624215-63

All Three Events

Ages 10-16 | $25 | 624215-64
Ages 16+ | $25 | 624215-65

Too Legit to Hit Co-Rec Wallyball Invitational

December 2 & 3, 9am-3pm
Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1950 Silver Springs Pkwy.
This is a co-rec volleyball-type sporting event played on racquetball courts. Each team must have a minimum of two females and a maximum of six players to allow for substitutions. All matches are self-officiated and a monitor is assigned to each court to keep score. $80 per team.
Ages 8-12 | December 2 | 624216-12
Ages 13-16 | December 2 | 624216-13
Ages 17-20 | December 2 | 624216-14
Ages 21-35 | December 3 | 624216-15
Ages 36+ | December 3 624216-16

Family Fun Yoga Day

December 2, 9:30am-11:30am
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
This event is a great way for families to spend quality time together. Your experience is filled with yoga games, partner work, sound healing, yoga poses, breath work and mindfulness education. No experience necessary. All participants should bring a water bottle and children can bring their favorite stuffed animals. Yoga mats are available upon request. Exercise attire is required for everyone. Register using activity code 254406-01. Ages 3+; $11.50 per person

Puppy Pictures With Santa

December 2, 10:30am-Noon
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Dogs love the holidays too. Santa Claus is visiting Henderson to meet and pose for pictures with your pup. Picture packages are available for a nominal cost. You may also bring your own camera. Register using activity code 154072-00. All ages; $2

Heritage Volunteer Crafters Fair

December 6, 9am-1pm
Heritage Park Senior Facility, 300 S. Racetrack Rd. 
Our in-house volunteer crafters (sewing, quilting, knitting, crocheting, and other groups) are hosting an early holiday craft fair in the conference room off of the lobby. Start your holiday shopping with a selection of creative handmade items available at reasonable prices.

Kids Night Out – Winter Carnival

December 8 , 5:30pm-9pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Kids enjoy a fun-filled night of games and arts and crafts under our supervision, and parents can enjoy a quiet night out. Dinner is included. Register at least one week in advance using activity code 154092-03. Ages 5-12; $20

Holiday Classics Festival

December 8, 6pm-8:30pm
Downtown Recreation Center, 105 W. Basic Rd.
Ring in the holidays with these traditional holiday classics: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, and A Charlie Brown Christmas. Drop in for one or all four shows. Films are shown in the order listed. Popcorn and other snacks are provided and the game room is available 30 minutes prior to show time. Register using activity code 154239-53. Ages 7+; $5

Lock-In: Get Your Play On!

December 8-9, 7pm-7am
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Try to stay awake as we play throughout the night. Bring a sleeping bag and pillow. A continental breakfast is served in the morning. Register using activity code 154238-48. Ages 9-13; $36

Glow-in-the-Dark Capture the Flag

December 15, 5:30pm-9pm Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.

Wear comfortable tennis shoes and a white T-shirt to decorate for our 10,000-square-foot glow-in-the-dark events. Dinner and snacks are provided. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 154229-90. Ages 7-17; $15

Reindeer Dash 5K Run

December 16, 9am
Pecos Legacy Park, 150 N. Pecos Rd.
Make a dash to Pittman Wash Trail for a jolly good time. Wear your most cheerful costumes or ugly holiday sweaters. Souvenir T-shirts are guaranteed for the first 300 participants. All fitness levels are welcome. Register at any recreation center or online at cityofhenderson.com/register or Active.com.  Packet pickup is at Silver Springs Recreation Center from 3:00-7:00 p.m. on Dec.14 or at Pecos Legacy Park from 8:00-9:00 a.m. the day of the event. Day-of registration is cash only. Ages 5+

$25 through November 12
$35 November 13-December 15
$40 day of run
Activity code: 154248-58


Candy Cane Festival

December 16, Noon-3pm Heritage Park Aquatic Complex, 310 S. Racetrack Rd.

Celebrate the magic of winter with us. Festivities include games, bounce house, treats and our famous underwater candy cane hunt. Children can also get ready for the holidays by writing and mailing a letter to Santa. Register using activity code 436000-02 or in person at any recreation center/indoor pool. $5 per person, all ages. Or bring a new, unwrapped toy to donate to our toy drive and admission is free.

Whitney Wonderland

December 16, 10am-Noon
Whitney Ranch Recreation Center, 1575 Galleria Dr.
Join Santa and his helpers for a holiday wonderland including continental breakfast with all of the trimmings. Participate in games and crafts with Santa’s elves at their workstations, listen to Santa’s elves as they read a story, and bring your camera to take a picture with Santa. Register by Dec 14 using activity code 154192-36. Ages 3+; $8

Candy Cane Kids Holiday Celebration

December 16, Noon-3pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring your family to the center for some holiday cheer. Hosted by HopeLink, this community event features food, entertainment, games, crafts, and a visit from Santa for children of all ages. Call HopeLink at 702-566-0576 for more information. All ages, free

 

 

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