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What's Happening (Dec 11 - 17)

What's Happening (Dec 11 - 17)

Dec 04 2017

Looking for free, low-cost, and affordable things to do in Centennial, Littleton, Lone Tree and Sheridan? Well, your look is over! Here are just a few of the activities happening in South Suburban this week, December 11 – 17, 2017.

Featured Activity

Polar Party
Join us for a morning of family fun. We will have a family friendly obstacle course, craft activities and opportunity to have your picture taken with Santa.
Who: All ages
When: 9 - 10 am (Sat; Dec 16)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $5 Youth District, $7 Youth Non-District ($6 D, $ 8 ND, day of event)

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Mon, Dec 11

Women's Self-Defense Workshops
Two hour introductory hands-on workshop designed to teach basic Shotokan Karate techniques for self-defense. Become more aware, alert and confident in the event of a threatening situation..
Who: Ages 13 and up (ages 13 - 15 must be accompanied by a registered adult)
When: 6:30 - 8:30 pm (Mon; Dec 11)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $30 District, $35 Non-District

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Tue, Dec 12

FREE Equipment Orientation
Attend a general orientation session with a personal trainer in a group setting to learn safe and proper use of a variety of cardiovascular and weight machines.
Who: Ages 10 and up (ages10 - 13 must be accompanied by a registered adult)
When: 9 - 10:15 am (Tue; Dec 12)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free, registration required

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Wed, Dec 13

Paint Along Studio Daytime
Come paint along with others in your family or community and create your own acrylic masterpiece through guided instruction. Every month is a new theme and project to paint. This month's project is a winter mountain snow scene with a bright moon.
Who: Ages 12 and up
When: 2 - 4 pm (Wed; Dec 13)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $23 District, $28 Non-District

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Geminids Meteor Shower
The Geminids is the king of meteor showers, producing up to 120 meteors per hour. Watch meteors outside and online streaming from around the world inside the classroom. Alternate activities available in the classroom.
Who: All ages (ages under 16 must be accompanied by a registered adult.)
When: 7 - 9:30 pm (Wed; Dec 13)
Where: South Platte Park
Price: $9 District, $12 Non-District (includes snacks and hot chocolate)

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FREE Arapahoe County Council on Aging Speakers Series
Join us every month for informative topics presented by professionals throughout Arapahoe County. This month learn about the Colorado Talking Book Library. Light refreshments provided.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 11:15 am - 12:15 pm (Wed; Dec 13)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: Free, registration required

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Thu, Dec 14

Reformer Basics Orientation
Learn the basics of Pilates as they apply to the Reformer apparatus. This orientation will prepare you to participate in our four-week small group Reformer classes and/or private personal or small group Reformer training.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 9:30 - 10:45 am (Thu; Dec 14)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $17 District, $21 Non-District

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Fri, Dec 15

STAR Happy Holidays Dance (South Suburban Therapeutic Adaptive Recreation)
Adult dance and listen to the DJ play your favorite tunes each month. Meet old friends and make new ones. Have fun dressing up in your holiday best.
When: 6:30 - 8:30 pm (Fri; Dec 15)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $7

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Parents Night Out
Enjoy a night out while your kids are safe and entertained in our state-of-the-art gymnastics facility. Children will rotate through various activities that will keep them active; gymnastics (trampoline, pit, obstacle course) and games.
Who: Ages 5 - 12
When: 6 - 9 pm (Fri; Dec 15)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $20 District, $25 Non-District

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Sat, Dec 16

Holiday Sweet Treats Workshop
Make sweet goodies to eat or give as gifts. Three types of treats will be created and recipes will be ready to take home to make more.
Who: Ages 8 - 12
When: 12 - 3 pm (Sat; Dec 16)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $21 District, $25 Non-District

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Sun, Dec 17

Drop-in Fitness - Power Yoga
Take your yoga practice to a new level with this vigorous mix of poses.  You are guaranteed to jump start your metabolism while increasing your strength and flexibility, plus all the added benefits of a traditional yoga class.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 9 - 10:15 am (Sun; Dec 17)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: Free with admission ($5.25 Resident, $7.25 Nonresident)