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Community Events

Resident rates are listed. Non-residents add 15%. 

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School Supply Drop

June 2-August 2
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Help local underprivileged children with the tools to achieve a successful education this school year. Drop off new school supplies (backpacks, pencils, folders, etc.) for distribution at our second annual Back-2-School Block Party.

Tournament Tuesdays - Wii

Tuesday, June 18 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-50. Ages 7-15; Free

World’s Largest Swimming Lesson

Thursday, June 20
Mark your calendars for this record-breaking event as we join the World’s Largest Swimming Lesson Organization in another Guinness World Record attempt! The event focuses on educating parents, guardians and day care providers about the importance of infant/child safety in, on, and around water. Participants will take part in a swimming and water safety lesson, and will also receive information about the Henderson Swim Academy program and aquatic courses available for adults and children. Attend the event and receive a certificate valid for free swim lessons for a child 6 months to 4 years (limited to the first 50 registrants). Priority registration and skills testing for the Henderson Swim Academy program is also available at the event. Registration in advance is recommended. All pool rules apply. All ages; Free
Black Mountain Aquatic Complex, 599 Greenway Rd.
6pm-7pm | 336229-00

Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Noon-1pm | 336529-00

Whitney Ranch Activity Pool, 1575 B Galleria Dr.
9am10am | 336729-00

Friday Fun Day Glow-in-the- Dark Bounce House Spectacular

Friday, June 21 | 2pm-4pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Join the fun on Fridays this summer! Register using activity code 153316-48. Ages 7-14; $5

Glow-in-the-Dark Nerf War

Friday, June 21 | 5:30pm-9pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Wear comfortable sneakers for our 10,000-square-foot glow-in-the-dark events. Bring your Nerf gun (labeled with your name) and we’ll supply strike darts (no mega darts). Protective eyewear is recommended. Dinner and snacks are provided. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 153229-48. Ages 7-14; $15

City of Henderson Recreational Swim Meet

Saturday, June 22 | 7pm-9pm
Henderson Multigenerational Competition Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Beat the heat this summer by taking part in our friendly and exciting swim meet. Youth swimmers are invited to compete with participants from the FIN Swim program. You should have experience swimming the four main competitive swimming strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Reserve your spot by signing up as soon as possible. Please call 702-267-5875 for more information and to enroll in up to three heats. Ages 5-17
$4.50 (1 event) 336442-00
$9 (2 events) 336442-01
$13.50 (3 events) 336442-02

Part-time Hiring Fair

Saturday, June 22 | 8am-1pm
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
We’re looking for outstanding people to join our premier team. We need to fill part-time positions to support our Safekey and Teen Scene programs held at Henderson elementary and middle schools. No experience necessary. Education or child development background a plus. Morning and/or afternoon hours available. Prior to attending, submit your application and select an interview time at cityofhendersonjobs.com. Bring a photo ID with your date of birth and a resume if you have one. Applicants under the age of 18 must bring a parent or guardian with them. Applicants must be 16 or older by the time of the job fair. Hiring and drug screening occurs on site.

Tournament Tuesdays - Kickball

Tuesday, June 25 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-51 Ages 7-15; Free

Tournament Tuesdays – Kickball

Tuesday, July 2 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-52. Ages 7-15; Free

Mighty Medley

Saturday, July 6 | 3:30pm-5:30pm
Whitney Ranch Indoor Pool, 1575 C Galleria Dr.
Master the new inflatable obstacle course on the first Saturday of each month. There will also be an assortment of games and relays. Participants must pass a swim test to use the obstacle course. Register using activity code 336613-02. Ages 8-14; $5

Cosmic Swim

Friday, July 5 | 7:30pm-9:30pm
Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
It’s a virtual galaxy of light and sound. Your interstellar aquatic experience includes music, diving for glow gear and crazy cosmic swimming races. See how the water changes to a kaleidoscope of cool colors. Register using activity code 336517-01. All ages; $5

Tournament Tuesdays – Dodgeball

Tuesday, July 9 | 3pm-5pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring friends or make new ones at Tournament Tuesdays. Games include Wii sports, pool, dodgeball, and kickball. Register using activity code 153311-53. Ages 7-15; Free

VVRC’s Got Talent

Friday, July 12 | 4pm-6pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Can you dance, sing, act, or have any talent you would like to showcase? Audition prior to the show. Participants must bring their own props and music. Register using activity code 153322-48. Ages 6+; $10

Kids Night Out: Hawaiian Luau

Saturday, July 13 | 5:30pm-9pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Kids enjoy a fun-filled night of Hawaiian-themed games and arts and crafts under our supervision while parents enjoy a quiet night out. Dinner is included. Register at least one week in advance using activity code 153092-00. Ages 5-12; $20

Frozen Playdate

Saturday, July 13
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Bring your friends or meet new ones as you craft frozen slime, create your own crown or tiara, and make snow. We will also play games such as pin the nose on Olaf and toss the rings on Sven. Take home all your crafts in a Frozen drawstring backpack. Have your cameras ready as the room will be decorated in all things Frozen. $10 for supplies is due the day of the event. Ages 5-12; $15
10am-11am 153319-24
11:30am-12:30pm 153319-25

Volun-Teens

Wednesday, July 17 | 9am-3pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Teens can explore what service means to them with staff-supervised volunteer opportunities in the community. Participants will receive volunteer service recognition. Ages 11-16; Free

Blood Donation

Saturday, July 20 | 10am-1pm
Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.
Only one in 20 people regularly gives blood. Donating is safe, simple and saves lives. If you are 17 or older, weigh at least 110 pounds, have not donated in the past 8 weeks (16 weeks for double red cell donors), are healthy, and not currently taking antibiotics, we welcome your blood donation. Register at bloodhero.com (use sponsor code BlackMtn) or call 877-827-4376.

All-American Home Run Derby

Saturday, July 20 | 7:30pm
Silver Springs Park, 1950 Silver Springs Pkwy.
This mid-summer event features a variety of activities such as bounce houses, corn hole and throwing competitions for accuracy. The home run derby will use tees or pitching machines. Rules will be posted before hitting begins. Bats are provided; prizes will be awarded. Register using activity code 153321-00. Ages 5-12; $15

Cardboard Boat Regatta

Saturday, July 20 | Noon-6pm
Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
The Cardboard Boat Regatta challenges amateur boat builders to design, build and navigate boats made entirely of corrugated cardboard and duct tape. The regatta is open to participation from families, businesses, schools, youth groups, groups of friends, and non-profit organizations desiring to build a boat and participate. Awards will be given for the following:
“The Allure of the Seas”: Best Looking
“The Staten Island Ferry”: Carrying the most people
“The World Is Not Enough”: World’s Fastest Yacht
“The Titanic”: Best Sinking Ship
“The Queen Elizabeth”: Best All-Around

Races begin at 4:30 p.m. Open swim is from noon-4:30 p.m. during boat check-in. Register using activity code 336536-00. Ages 8+; $5 per boat; daily admission for spectators and all others

Movie in the Park: Top Gun

Saturday, July 20 | 8:30pmSilver Springs Park, 1950 Silver Springs Pkwy.Bring your blanket and lawn chair for a fun-filled night with family and friends featuring a movie shown on our giant screen. All ages; Free

 

Friday Fun Day Glow-in-the- Dark Bounce House Spectacular

Friday, July 26 | 2pm-4pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Join the fun on Fridays this summer! Register using activity code 153316-01. Ages 7-14; $5

Glow-in-the-Dark Nerf War

Friday, July 26 | 5:30pm-9pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Wear comfortable sneakers for our 10,000-square-foot glow-in-the-dark events. Bring your Nerf gun (labeled with your name) and we’ll supply strike darts (no mega darts). Protective eyewear is recommended. Dinner and snacks are provided. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 153229-49. Ages 7-14; $15

City of Henderson Recreational Swim Meet

Saturday, July 27 | 7pm-9pm
Henderson Multigenerational Competition Pool, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Beat the heat this summer by taking part in our friendly and exciting swim meet. Youth swimmers are invited to compete with participants from the FIN Swim program. You should have experience swimming the four main competitive swimming strokes: freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly. Reserve your spot by signing up as soon as possible. Please call 702-267-5875 for more information and to enroll in up to three heats. Ages 5-17
$4.50 (1 event) 336442-03
$9 (2 events) 336442-04
$13.50 (3 events) 336442-05

Schedule is subject to change or cancellation without notice. Management reserves all rights.