Cedar Rapids, IA – The Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation Department is now accepting online registrations for programs that run from April 1 through August 31. The summer program catalog is available online at www.crrec.org and starts on page 25 of Our CR magazine. Cedar Rapids residents will begin receiving the magazine in the mail on March 6.
For those who do not receive the mailing, the Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation Department’s Play! guide is available online at www.crrec.org. Copies of Our CR will also be available at local libraries after March 12.
Cedar Rapids Parks & Recreation offers programs for all ages and abilities. Some new programs this year are Be a Bee, Harry Potter Camp, Harry Potter Academy, Little Adventures with Tom and Huck, Army Camp for Kids, Dangerous Day Camp – Mad Scientist’s Lab, Hawaiian Luau, Pop Goes the Easel: Painting with Acrylics, Basic Ballroom Dance, Jazzercise by the River, Pet Massage – Canines, Zumba, Goat Yoga, Preschool Playtime, Walking Club, Story Time with Animals and The Growing Classroom workshops at Old MacDonald’s Farm. Other programs include For Kids Only! Day Camp, Adult Co-ed Mud Volleyball Tournament, summer camps at Ushers Ferry Historic Village, swim lessons, preschool classes, baseball and softball, basketball, blastball and T-ball, football, golf, kickball, soccer, adult softball, tennis, track, volleyball, art, guitar, adult belly dance and much more. The Play! guide also contains the pool schedules and park information.
Register quickly and conveniently online (www.CRREC.org), in person at Northwest Recreation Center (1340 11th Street NW) or City Services Center (500 15th Avenue SW), by phone (319-286-5566) or by mail.