Pre-register for all Parks and Recreation programs at 739 W. Ave. A, call 749-4158 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Parents are welcome at any of the kids’ activities
THURSDAY, JUNE 9 • Chillin’ Time: Worm racing, 2 p.m.Girl Scout hut, ages 5 and up. $2 for the first child, $1 each additional child. SATURDAY, JUNE 11 • Water Wackiness: Fun and games at the pool, 6:30-8 p.m. Regular pool fee. MONDAY, JUNE 13 • Board games, 2 p.m. Girl Scout hut, all ages welcome. Free. • 25 Cent Cinema, 7:05 p.m. Library, family friendly movie and popcorn. 25 cents. TUESDAY, JUNE 14 • Catamaran Cruise: S/V Isla, 9 a.m.-noon. Sailing and island beachcombing with Capt. Tom Doran. Kids under 10 must be accompanied by adult. Bring sack lunch and meet at Woody’s Sports Center. Space is limited, call 749-4158 to reserve a spot. $11. • Bowling Field Trip. Kids 6 and up can ride bus to bowl in Aransas Pass. Pre-registration required. $4. WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15 • Kids Cook: Simple food prep and eating, 2 p.m. Girl Scout hut, ages 5 and up. $2 for the first child, $1 each additional child. Thursday, June 16 • St. Patrick’s Day Party, 2 p.m. Girl Scout hut, ages 5 and up. Wear green to celebrate the holiday. $2 for the first child, $1 each additional child.
ON GOING • Private swim lessons. Four 30-minute sessions by arrangement with pool manager. One child, $18; Two children, $30. JUNE - JULY • Summer Reading Program at Ellis Memorial Library, geared toward ages 4-9, but all ages are welcome. Wednesdays, 3- 4 p.m. Self-paced program with activities planned to promote reading, stimulate curiosity and encourage children to use library resources. THROUGH AUG. 5 • Early Estuary Explorer
Labs, ages 3-7, Fridays,
10 a.m.-noon. Learn about
Coastal Bend wetlands through science, exploration, crafts and more. Topics will include plants, crustaceans, mollusks and storms and will change weekly.
Wetlands Education Center at the University of Texas
Marine Science Institute.
Limited to 24 participants, on a first-come, first-served basis. $4 per participant, including adults, payable by cash or check only.
JUNE 13 - 24
• Play and Learn at PACT,
3rd-5th grades, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. 6th-12th grades, 1-
5 p.m. Build acting skills, theater tech and theater safety, while expressing, collaborating, exploring and investigating elements of story, character, themes and genres. Register online at www.portaransascommunitytheater.com. $149 per camper, with scholarships for multi-children families and membership discounts available.
JUNE 14 - 15
Come Sail Advanced, ages
10 and up. 9:30-11 a.m.
Practice open-water sailing skills in the Harbor. Meet at Fred Rhodes Memorial
Pavilion in Roberts Point
Park.“Come Sail Basic” or comparable course is a prerequisite.
Space is limited and preregistration required. $14 for two days of lessons.
Session I morning swim classes, ages 6 months-12 years. Tuesday-Friday. Registration and full payment is being accepted at the pool through June 10 ( space permitting). Residents pay
$8 for first child, $7 for second, $6 for third (max. $21 per family) per session.
Non-residents pay $14 for first child, $12 for second,
$10 for third (max. $36 per family) per session. JULY 4-8 • Art Camp at Art Center for the Islands, grades three through five. Monday-Friday, 1-3:30 p.m. Picturing America (different than Spring Break art camp.) Registration with pre-payment is required, call 749-7334 or stop by to reserve a spot. $15.