For Immediate Release: Jan. 5, 2011
Contact: Kim Becker
City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department
Henderson Parks and Recreation Events Let Kids Celebrate Valentine’s Day Their Way
HENDERSON, Nev. — Children can put their own spin on Valentine’s Day this year by participating in three special events hosted by the City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department. Parents may register online for any activity at cityofhenderson.com or in person at any City of Henderson recreation center.
Valentine’s Day Pizza and A Movie takes place 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 11 at Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St. Participation is $5 per person, ages 5-12. Parents get to enjoy an evening alone while kids enjoy a unique Valentine’s Day celebration that includes plenty of food, games, and activities. Register using activity number 291013-48.
Daddy/Daughter Valentine Dance will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 11 at Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd. Participation is $5 per person for girls ages 3-12 and their fathers/grandfathers. Dad can make his daughter’s Valentine’s Day special by escorting her to this enchanting dance, which features music, dancing, games, and refreshments. Pictures will be available for purchase. Register using activity number 151038-00.
Valentine Fun is being offered 10:00-11:00 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 12, at Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy. This arts and crafts event gives children the opportunity to make a special valentine using their fingerprints, handprints and colorful glitter. The result will be a one-of-a-kind valentine. Participation is $12 per child, ages 2-7. Register using activity number 151084-12.
For additional information about children’s programs hosted by the City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department, call 267-4000 or visit cityofhenderson.com.
The nationally accredited City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department provides premium services through diverse and innovative parks, recreation and natural resource opportunities. It serves the community with seven recreation centers (including a facility for adults 50+), 11 pools, 52 parks, five skate parks, two sports complexes, more than 60 linear miles of trails, Acacia Demonstration Gardens, the Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, and thousands of programs for people of all ages and abilities.