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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am (Code: 1840)
Ages: Grades 3-4
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $16 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1931)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1932)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Adult Beginning Ballet
Adult Beginning Ballet (Code: 1599)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 12 Noon - 1:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: It’s never too late to dance. In this class, we’ll be teaching beginning ballet skills to those with up to 4 semesters of training. What a great time to try something new and tone your muscles and mind!


Bigger Ballereenies
Bigger Ballereenies (Code: 1590)
Ages: 5-6Y
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$67NR
Activities: This program is for those who have completed our Teeny Ballereenies program or the equivalent and are ready to learn some new skills in ballet. You are welcome to quietly observe your child in class.


Preserving the Harvest
Preserving the Harvest (Code: 1634)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-01 - 2014-11-01 (Sa) , 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $16R/$24NR
Activities: Learn the ins and outs of canning, drying, freezing, fermenting, pickling, and making your own root cellar, to make the most of your harvest.


Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet
Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet (Code: 1601)
Ages: 6-12
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$54NR
Activities: Young dancers gain understanding of proper ballet technique.


Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4
Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4 (Code: 9504)
Ages: Grades 3-4, girls
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-11-22 (Sa) , 2:30 PM - 3:55 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $31R/$43NR
Activities: This program is still featuring 2010 pricing!

Get an early start on the basketball season by learning the fundamentals including dribbling, passing, defense and shooting. Each session includes 45 minutes of instruction followed by scrimmages. Call 367-1544.


Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos)
Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos) (Code: 1909)
Ages: 6-18 mos
When: 2014-11-01 - 2014-12-13 (Sa) , 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $38R/$57NR
Activities: Very young children will develop a high comfort level in the water. The adults with them are trained in water safety. While it does not teach children to become swimmers or survive in the water, it provides a fun and confidence-building experience. One adult must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am (Code: 1839)
Ages: Grades 1-2
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $15 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Volleyball
Volleyball (Code: 1759)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-09-08 - 2014-11-24 (M) , 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $191/team plus $10 each nonresident
Activities: Sign up your team for a 10-game round robin season. Season ends with a single-elimination round robin tournament. Call 367-1544.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Belly Dance Choreography
Belly Dance Choreography (Code: 1603)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: Learn a fun and easy to follow choreography routine to one piece of music. By the end of this class, you will have learned a dance that you can perform for your friends and family or just for yourself! Some prior belly dance experience is required.


Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Ages: 2-11 with guardian
When: 2014-10-28 - 201410-28 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Marketplace Mall, Champaign
Cost: free
Activities: Join the Urbana and Champaign Park Districts and celebrate with fun carnival games, trick-or-treating and a haunted house (in the old Sears space) designed especially for kids 6 and up. Haunted house line closes at 8:00pm. Everyone in line by 8:00pm can be shown through the haunted house. This event is free.


Children's Beginning Tap
Children's Beginning Tap (Code: 1643)
Ages: 8-13
When: 2014-10-21 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 5:45 PM - 6:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: Energize both your body and your soul! No previous tap experience is necessary. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos
Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos (Code: 1662)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: This class is intended for those with previous Belly dance experience who are ready to take it to the next level. Participants will focus on body line, graceful embellishments, more combinations, and layering that encourages refinement and ease of important basic movements. Zils (finger cymbals) may be explored. This class can be a great complement to standard Belly dance class.


Adult Beginning Tap
Adult Beginning Tap (Code: 1640)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 6:45 PM - 7:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: No previous experience needed. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap
Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap (Code: 1641)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 7:45 PM - 8:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This class expands on choreography and rhythm taught in beginning tap. For students with at least four semesters of tap.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Swim Clinic
Swim Clinic (Code: 1984)
Ages: 13+
When: 2014-10-29 - 2014-11-19 (W) , 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $40R/$60NR
Activities: For those who can swim 25 yards consistently. Not a lesson program, but coaching on stroke and performance. Learn starts, turns, streamlining, wall work and more. Triathlon and long distance swimmers will become more efficient and faster.


New Classic Games for the Family
New Classic Games for the Family (Code: 1661)
Ages: 8 and up, under 13 with registered adult
When: 2014-10-15 - 2014-11-05 (W) , 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $24R/36NR
Activities: Invest in modern board games and have many evenings of enjoyment. Board gamer/hobbyist Jeff Dougan will introduce you to some games for many ages, budgets. It's try before you buy at its best.


New Classic Games for the Family
New Classic Games for the Family (Code: 1661)
Ages: 8 and up (under 13 with registered adult)
When: 2014-10-15 - 2014-11-05 (W) , 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $24R/$36NR
Activities: While a matinee movie might cost as much as $50 for two hours’ entertainment, a similar investment in one or two modern board games can lead to many evenings of enjoyment. Hobby gamer Jeff Dougan will introduce you to some modern games suitable for players of a variety of ages and budgets, including the Ticket to Ride series, Forbidden Desert, Carcassonne, and 7 Wonders.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Strength & Conditioning
Strength & Conditioning (Code: 1720)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 4:45 PM - 5:35 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Before work or after, mix up your workout and add strength training to your cardio! Strengthen and tone all of your major muscle groups with a total body weight-training program. This class will help firm all areas and build stamina by using hand weights, resistance bands, and the stability ball. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Rising Spirit Yoga
Rising Spirit Yoga (Code: 1714)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center
Cost: $61R/$92NR
Activities: This class is suited to all levels and is designed to deepen one's personal practice. Emphasis is on the importance of alignment, the breath, and the mind/body connection. Each class is tailored to meet the needs of the student.


Bharata Natyam 101
Bharata Natyam 101 (Code: 1612)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-09-11 - 2014-11-13 (Th) , 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $67R/$101NR
Activities: Graceful lines and elegant movements characterize this classical dance form from south India. Bharata Natyam is meditative as well as grounding. It challenging to perform while at the same time leaves you feeling exhilarated. You'll learn several dance steps and end the session with a song you can perform using hand mudras, hand positions.


Children's Intermediate Tap
Children's Intermediate Tap (Code: 1644)
Ages: 11-13
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:00 PM - 6:55 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This is the next step in our Children's Tap program. Expand your knowledge and abilities through more challenging combinations and choreography. Previous tap experience and consent of instructor required for registration.


Dodgeball
Dodgeball (Code: 1844)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $153/team +$10/NR
Activities: Relive your elementary school glory days in this new park district program. Games are played at Brookens Gym. Get a team of at least three men and three women and play a 7-game round-robin schedule. The season ends with a single-elimination tournament. Teams must submit a completed roster and turn in full payment at registration.


International Folk Dancing for Adults
International Folk Dancing for Adults (Code: 1664)
Ages: 18+
When: 2014-10-23 - 2014-11-20 (Th) , 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $40R.$60NR
Activities: International Folk Dancing is fun and great exercise. Learn Folk Dances from Russia, Romania, Israel and other countries. No experience or partner required.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Open Gym Volleyball
Open Gym Volleyball
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-03 - 2014-12-19 (F) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $1 at the door
Activities: Bring your enthusiasm and equipment and join others who love the game. May be canceled on occasion due to other programming needs.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Stewardship Saturday at Busey Woods
Stewardship Saturday at Busey Woods
Ages: 16Y and up (or accompanied by an adult)
When: 2014-11-08 - 2014-11-08 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Meet at Anita Purves Nature Center
Cost: free
Activities: Remove invasive plants, plant native trees and flowers, assist with general clean-up and trail work in Busey Woods. Tools, gloves, instructions and refreshments provided. Call 384-4062 in advance to let us know you will be coming.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am (Code: 1840)
Ages: Grades 3-4
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $16 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1931)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1932)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Adult Beginning Ballet
Adult Beginning Ballet (Code: 1599)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 12 Noon - 1:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: It’s never too late to dance. In this class, we’ll be teaching beginning ballet skills to those with up to 4 semesters of training. What a great time to try something new and tone your muscles and mind!


Stewardship Saturday at Weaver Park
Stewardship Saturday at Weaver Park
Ages: 16Y and up (or accompanied by an adult)
When: 2014-11-08 - 2014-11-08 (Sa) , 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Pull off at the intersection of Main Street and Smith Road
Cost: free
Activities: Remove invasive plants, plant native trees and flowers, assist with general clean-up and trail work in Weaver Park. Tools, gloves, instructions and refreshments provided. Call 384-4062 in advance to let us know you will be coming.


Building and Improving Soil
Building and Improving Soil (Code: 1635)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-08 - 2014-11-08 (Sa) , 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $22R/$33NR
Activities: Soil is the foundation of a productive garden. Learn the composition and structure of soil, how to amend your soil, and find out why central Illinois has some of the finest soils on the planet. This class will also cover the ins and outs of composting and vermicomposting (composting with worms).


Bigger Ballereenies
Bigger Ballereenies (Code: 1590)
Ages: 5-6Y
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$67NR
Activities: This program is for those who have completed our Teeny Ballereenies program or the equivalent and are ready to learn some new skills in ballet. You are welcome to quietly observe your child in class.


Wild Encounters
Wild Encounters (Code: 1827)
Ages: 4+ with registered adult
When: 2014-11-08 - 2014-11-08 (Sa) , 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center
Cost: $7R/$11NR
Activities: Most wildlife won't stick around for close encounters outdoors, but you can meet the nature center animals up close. Discover what these animal ambassadors have to teach us about living with wildlife. Fees for this program go to support the care of the animals.


Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet
Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet (Code: 1601)
Ages: 6-12
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$54NR
Activities: Young dancers gain understanding of proper ballet technique.


Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4
Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4 (Code: 9504)
Ages: Grades 3-4, girls
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-11-22 (Sa) , 2:30 PM - 3:55 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $31R/$43NR
Activities: This program is still featuring 2010 pricing!

Get an early start on the basketball season by learning the fundamentals including dribbling, passing, defense and shooting. Each session includes 45 minutes of instruction followed by scrimmages. Call 367-1544.


Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos)
Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos) (Code: 1909)
Ages: 6-18 mos
When: 2014-11-01 - 2014-12-13 (Sa) , 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $38R/$57NR
Activities: Very young children will develop a high comfort level in the water. The adults with them are trained in water safety. While it does not teach children to become swimmers or survive in the water, it provides a fun and confidence-building experience. One adult must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am (Code: 1839)
Ages: Grades 1-2
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $15 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Cupcake 5K
Cupcake 5K
When: 2014-11-09 - 2014-11-09 (Su) , 9:00 AM
Where: Parkland College Campus
Cost: $25
Activities: What’s better than a cupcake with friends? Or a fundraiser that supports kids and adults with disabilities who just want to have fun? Why not have both! The CUSR Cupcake 5K is going to be one sweet time! This is a timed, accessible race ending with a delicious cupcake. Funds raised will go into a scholarship fund for individuals who need financial support to access CUSR programs and services. Runners, walkers and registrants who may use a wheelchair are welcome. All registrants must provide a valid email address in order to receive crucial pre-race information. Updated information will also be posted on CUSR’s Facebook page. Register at champaignparkdistrict.com.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Volleyball
Volleyball (Code: 1759)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-09-08 - 2014-11-24 (M) , 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $191/team plus $10 each nonresident
Activities: Sign up your team for a 10-game round robin season. Season ends with a single-elimination round robin tournament. Call 367-1544.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Belly Dance Choreography
Belly Dance Choreography (Code: 1603)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: Learn a fun and easy to follow choreography routine to one piece of music. By the end of this class, you will have learned a dance that you can perform for your friends and family or just for yourself! Some prior belly dance experience is required.


Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Ages: 2-11 with guardian
When: 2014-10-28 - 201410-28 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Marketplace Mall, Champaign
Cost: free
Activities: Join the Urbana and Champaign Park Districts and celebrate with fun carnival games, trick-or-treating and a haunted house (in the old Sears space) designed especially for kids 6 and up. Haunted house line closes at 8:00pm. Everyone in line by 8:00pm can be shown through the haunted house. This event is free.


Children's Beginning Tap
Children's Beginning Tap (Code: 1643)
Ages: 8-13
When: 2014-10-21 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 5:45 PM - 6:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: Energize both your body and your soul! No previous tap experience is necessary. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos
Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos (Code: 1662)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: This class is intended for those with previous Belly dance experience who are ready to take it to the next level. Participants will focus on body line, graceful embellishments, more combinations, and layering that encourages refinement and ease of important basic movements. Zils (finger cymbals) may be explored. This class can be a great complement to standard Belly dance class.


Adult Beginning Tap
Adult Beginning Tap (Code: 1640)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 6:45 PM - 7:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: No previous experience needed. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap
Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap (Code: 1641)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 7:45 PM - 8:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This class expands on choreography and rhythm taught in beginning tap. For students with at least four semesters of tap.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Swim Clinic
Swim Clinic (Code: 1984)
Ages: 13+
When: 2014-10-29 - 2014-11-19 (W) , 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $40R/$60NR
Activities: For those who can swim 25 yards consistently. Not a lesson program, but coaching on stroke and performance. Learn starts, turns, streamlining, wall work and more. Triathlon and long distance swimmers will become more efficient and faster.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Strength & Conditioning
Strength & Conditioning (Code: 1720)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 4:45 PM - 5:35 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Before work or after, mix up your workout and add strength training to your cardio! Strengthen and tone all of your major muscle groups with a total body weight-training program. This class will help firm all areas and build stamina by using hand weights, resistance bands, and the stability ball. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Rising Spirit Yoga
Rising Spirit Yoga (Code: 1714)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center
Cost: $61R/$92NR
Activities: This class is suited to all levels and is designed to deepen one's personal practice. Emphasis is on the importance of alignment, the breath, and the mind/body connection. Each class is tailored to meet the needs of the student.


Bharata Natyam 101
Bharata Natyam 101 (Code: 1612)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-09-11 - 2014-11-13 (Th) , 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $67R/$101NR
Activities: Graceful lines and elegant movements characterize this classical dance form from south India. Bharata Natyam is meditative as well as grounding. It challenging to perform while at the same time leaves you feeling exhilarated. You'll learn several dance steps and end the session with a song you can perform using hand mudras, hand positions.


Children's Intermediate Tap
Children's Intermediate Tap (Code: 1644)
Ages: 11-13
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:00 PM - 6:55 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This is the next step in our Children's Tap program. Expand your knowledge and abilities through more challenging combinations and choreography. Previous tap experience and consent of instructor required for registration.


Dodgeball
Dodgeball (Code: 1844)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $153/team +$10/NR
Activities: Relive your elementary school glory days in this new park district program. Games are played at Brookens Gym. Get a team of at least three men and three women and play a 7-game round-robin schedule. The season ends with a single-elimination tournament. Teams must submit a completed roster and turn in full payment at registration.


International Folk Dancing for Adults
International Folk Dancing for Adults (Code: 1664)
Ages: 18+
When: 2014-10-23 - 2014-11-20 (Th) , 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $40R.$60NR
Activities: International Folk Dancing is fun and great exercise. Learn Folk Dances from Russia, Romania, Israel and other countries. No experience or partner required.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Open Gym Volleyball
Open Gym Volleyball
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-03 - 2014-12-19 (F) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $1 at the door
Activities: Bring your enthusiasm and equipment and join others who love the game. May be canceled on occasion due to other programming needs.


Sloppy Science
Sloppy Science (Code: 1657)
Ages: 4-9
When: 2014-11-14 - 2014-11-14 (F) , 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Philips Recreation Center
Cost: $15R/$22NR
Activities: In this hands-on class you will concoct ooey-gooey creations, cook up tasty chemistry creations, and more!


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am (Code: 1840)
Ages: Grades 3-4
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $16 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


America Recycles Day
America Recycles Day
Ages: All ages
When: 2014-11-15 - 2014-11-15 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Where: Anita Purves Natures Center
Cost: Free
Activities: Join our recycling celebration! Discover ways to reduce waste and save money, and make your own recycled creation to take home. Take the Recycling Pledge and be entered to win prizes. The City of Urbana’s U-CYCLE Coordinator will be on-hand to accept the following materials to be safely recycled: • household batteries: single-use & rechargeable • old mercury thermostats (in a sealed bag) • ink jet cartridges • cell phones


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1931)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1932)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Adult Beginning Ballet
Adult Beginning Ballet (Code: 1599)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 12 Noon - 1:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: It’s never too late to dance. In this class, we’ll be teaching beginning ballet skills to those with up to 4 semesters of training. What a great time to try something new and tone your muscles and mind!


Bigger Ballereenies
Bigger Ballereenies (Code: 1590)
Ages: 5-6Y
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$67NR
Activities: This program is for those who have completed our Teeny Ballereenies program or the equivalent and are ready to learn some new skills in ballet. You are welcome to quietly observe your child in class.


Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet
Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet (Code: 1601)
Ages: 6-12
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$54NR
Activities: Young dancers gain understanding of proper ballet technique.


Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4
Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4 (Code: 9504)
Ages: Grades 3-4, girls
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-11-22 (Sa) , 2:30 PM - 3:55 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $31R/$43NR
Activities: This program is still featuring 2010 pricing!

Get an early start on the basketball season by learning the fundamentals including dribbling, passing, defense and shooting. Each session includes 45 minutes of instruction followed by scrimmages. Call 367-1544.


Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos)
Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos) (Code: 1909)
Ages: 6-18 mos
When: 2014-11-01 - 2014-12-13 (Sa) , 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $38R/$57NR
Activities: Very young children will develop a high comfort level in the water. The adults with them are trained in water safety. While it does not teach children to become swimmers or survive in the water, it provides a fun and confidence-building experience. One adult must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am (Code: 1839)
Ages: Grades 1-2
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $15 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Volleyball
Volleyball (Code: 1759)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-09-08 - 2014-11-24 (M) , 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $191/team plus $10 each nonresident
Activities: Sign up your team for a 10-game round robin season. Season ends with a single-elimination round robin tournament. Call 367-1544.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Belly Dance Choreography
Belly Dance Choreography (Code: 1603)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: Learn a fun and easy to follow choreography routine to one piece of music. By the end of this class, you will have learned a dance that you can perform for your friends and family or just for yourself! Some prior belly dance experience is required.


Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Ages: 2-11 with guardian
When: 2014-10-28 - 201410-28 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Marketplace Mall, Champaign
Cost: free
Activities: Join the Urbana and Champaign Park Districts and celebrate with fun carnival games, trick-or-treating and a haunted house (in the old Sears space) designed especially for kids 6 and up. Haunted house line closes at 8:00pm. Everyone in line by 8:00pm can be shown through the haunted house. This event is free.


Children's Beginning Tap
Children's Beginning Tap (Code: 1643)
Ages: 8-13
When: 2014-10-21 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 5:45 PM - 6:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: Energize both your body and your soul! No previous tap experience is necessary. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos
Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos (Code: 1662)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: This class is intended for those with previous Belly dance experience who are ready to take it to the next level. Participants will focus on body line, graceful embellishments, more combinations, and layering that encourages refinement and ease of important basic movements. Zils (finger cymbals) may be explored. This class can be a great complement to standard Belly dance class.


Adult Beginning Tap
Adult Beginning Tap (Code: 1640)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 6:45 PM - 7:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: No previous experience needed. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap
Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap (Code: 1641)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 7:45 PM - 8:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This class expands on choreography and rhythm taught in beginning tap. For students with at least four semesters of tap.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Swim Clinic
Swim Clinic (Code: 1984)
Ages: 13+
When: 2014-10-29 - 2014-11-19 (W) , 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $40R/$60NR
Activities: For those who can swim 25 yards consistently. Not a lesson program, but coaching on stroke and performance. Learn starts, turns, streamlining, wall work and more. Triathlon and long distance swimmers will become more efficient and faster.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Strength & Conditioning
Strength & Conditioning (Code: 1720)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 4:45 PM - 5:35 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Before work or after, mix up your workout and add strength training to your cardio! Strengthen and tone all of your major muscle groups with a total body weight-training program. This class will help firm all areas and build stamina by using hand weights, resistance bands, and the stability ball. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Rising Spirit Yoga
Rising Spirit Yoga (Code: 1714)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center
Cost: $61R/$92NR
Activities: This class is suited to all levels and is designed to deepen one's personal practice. Emphasis is on the importance of alignment, the breath, and the mind/body connection. Each class is tailored to meet the needs of the student.


Children's Intermediate Tap
Children's Intermediate Tap (Code: 1644)
Ages: 11-13
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:00 PM - 6:55 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This is the next step in our Children's Tap program. Expand your knowledge and abilities through more challenging combinations and choreography. Previous tap experience and consent of instructor required for registration.


Dodgeball
Dodgeball (Code: 1844)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $153/team +$10/NR
Activities: Relive your elementary school glory days in this new park district program. Games are played at Brookens Gym. Get a team of at least three men and three women and play a 7-game round-robin schedule. The season ends with a single-elimination tournament. Teams must submit a completed roster and turn in full payment at registration.


International Folk Dancing for Adults
International Folk Dancing for Adults (Code: 1664)
Ages: 18+
When: 2014-10-23 - 2014-11-20 (Th) , 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $40R.$60NR
Activities: International Folk Dancing is fun and great exercise. Learn Folk Dances from Russia, Romania, Israel and other countries. No experience or partner required.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Open Gym Volleyball
Open Gym Volleyball
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-03 - 2014-12-19 (F) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $1 at the door
Activities: Bring your enthusiasm and equipment and join others who love the game. May be canceled on occasion due to other programming needs.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Stewardship Saturday at Meadowbrook Park
Stewardship Saturday at Meadowbrook Park
Ages: 16Y and up (or accompanied by an adult)
When: 2014-11-22 - 2014-11-22 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Meet at Race Street entrance - parking lot south of Windsor Road
Cost: free
Activities: Remove invasive plants, plant native trees and flowers, assist with general clean-up. Tools, gloves, instructions and refreshments provided. Call 384-4062 in advance to let us know you will be coming.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am (Code: 1840)
Ages: Grades 3-4
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $16 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1931)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1932)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Adult Beginning Ballet
Adult Beginning Ballet (Code: 1599)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 12 Noon - 1:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: It’s never too late to dance. In this class, we’ll be teaching beginning ballet skills to those with up to 4 semesters of training. What a great time to try something new and tone your muscles and mind!


Stewardship Saturday at Perkins Road Wet Prairie
Stewardship Saturday at Perkins Road Wet Prairie
Ages: 16Y and up (or accompanied by an adult)
When: 2014-11-22 - 2014-11-22 (Sa) , 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Meet at the Dog Park parking lot on Perkins Road, 1/2 mile east of Cunningham Avenue
Cost: Free
Activities: Remove invasive plants, plant native trees and flowers, assist with general clean-up. Tools, gloves, instructions and refreshments provided. Call 384-4062 in advance to let us know you will be coming.


Bigger Ballereenies
Bigger Ballereenies (Code: 1590)
Ages: 5-6Y
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$67NR
Activities: This program is for those who have completed our Teeny Ballereenies program or the equivalent and are ready to learn some new skills in ballet. You are welcome to quietly observe your child in class.


Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet
Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet (Code: 1601)
Ages: 6-12
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$54NR
Activities: Young dancers gain understanding of proper ballet technique.


Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4
Pre-Season Shooters Girls Grades 3-4 (Code: 9504)
Ages: Grades 3-4, girls
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-11-22 (Sa) , 2:30 PM - 3:55 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $31R/$43NR
Activities: This program is still featuring 2010 pricing!

Get an early start on the basketball season by learning the fundamentals including dribbling, passing, defense and shooting. Each session includes 45 minutes of instruction followed by scrimmages. Call 367-1544.


Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos)
Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos) (Code: 1909)
Ages: 6-18 mos
When: 2014-11-01 - 2014-12-13 (Sa) , 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $38R/$57NR
Activities: Very young children will develop a high comfort level in the water. The adults with them are trained in water safety. While it does not teach children to become swimmers or survive in the water, it provides a fun and confidence-building experience. One adult must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am (Code: 1839)
Ages: Grades 1-2
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $15 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Volleyball
Volleyball (Code: 1759)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-09-08 - 2014-11-24 (M) , 6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $191/team plus $10 each nonresident
Activities: Sign up your team for a 10-game round robin season. Season ends with a single-elimination round robin tournament. Call 367-1544.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Belly Dance Choreography
Belly Dance Choreography (Code: 1603)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: Learn a fun and easy to follow choreography routine to one piece of music. By the end of this class, you will have learned a dance that you can perform for your friends and family or just for yourself! Some prior belly dance experience is required.


Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Halloween Funfest 2014-- Join us 10/28
Ages: 2-11 with guardian
When: 2014-10-28 - 201410-28 (Tu) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Marketplace Mall, Champaign
Cost: free
Activities: Join the Urbana and Champaign Park Districts and celebrate with fun carnival games, trick-or-treating and a haunted house (in the old Sears space) designed especially for kids 6 and up. Haunted house line closes at 8:00pm. Everyone in line by 8:00pm can be shown through the haunted house. This event is free.


Children's Beginning Tap
Children's Beginning Tap (Code: 1643)
Ages: 8-13
When: 2014-10-21 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 5:45 PM - 6:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: Energize both your body and your soul! No previous tap experience is necessary. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos
Intermediate Steps. Layers, Turns, and Combos (Code: 1662)
Ages: 12+
When: 2014-11-04 - 2014-11-25 (Tu) , 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $28R/$42NR
Activities: This class is intended for those with previous Belly dance experience who are ready to take it to the next level. Participants will focus on body line, graceful embellishments, more combinations, and layering that encourages refinement and ease of important basic movements. Zils (finger cymbals) may be explored. This class can be a great complement to standard Belly dance class.


Adult Beginning Tap
Adult Beginning Tap (Code: 1640)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 6:45 PM - 7:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: No previous experience needed. Learn basic steps and rhythm, choreography and style. This is the perfect class for the beginning dancer who would love to try tapping.


Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap
Adult Intermediate/Advanced Tap (Code: 1641)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-09-09 - 2014-12-02 (Tu) , 7:45 PM - 8:40 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This class expands on choreography and rhythm taught in beginning tap. For students with at least four semesters of tap.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Turkey Trot 2014
Turkey Trot 2014
Ages: All ages
When: 2014-11-27 - 2014-11-27 (Th) , 8:00 AM
Where: Lake House in Crystal Lake Park
Cost: Free
Activities: Join the Urbana Park District, MTD and the University of Illinois Employees Credit Union for a Thanksgiving morning tradition. Turkey Trot is a one-mile fun run/walk that is a great way to get some exercise before you sit down for dinner. Free hot chocolate is provided. Stay after the run for a prize raffle with WDWS/WHMS.

This year we'll again put the give in Thanksgiving by taking donations for the Urbana Park District Scholarship Fund. Your donation will help the park district offer summer camps for free or at a reduced price for many in need next year.

Parking is available at the special event lot on Broadway Ave.

Thank you to our sponsors, Lite Rock 97.5, CU-MTD and Supervalu


Strength & Conditioning
Strength & Conditioning (Code: 1720)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 4:45 PM - 5:35 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Before work or after, mix up your workout and add strength training to your cardio! Strengthen and tone all of your major muscle groups with a total body weight-training program. This class will help firm all areas and build stamina by using hand weights, resistance bands, and the stability ball. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Rising Spirit Yoga
Rising Spirit Yoga (Code: 1714)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Th) , 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center
Cost: $61R/$92NR
Activities: This class is suited to all levels and is designed to deepen one's personal practice. Emphasis is on the importance of alignment, the breath, and the mind/body connection. Each class is tailored to meet the needs of the student.


Children's Intermediate Tap
Children's Intermediate Tap (Code: 1644)
Ages: 11-13
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:00 PM - 6:55 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $96R/$144NR
Activities: This is the next step in our Children's Tap program. Expand your knowledge and abilities through more challenging combinations and choreography. Previous tap experience and consent of instructor required for registration.


Dodgeball
Dodgeball (Code: 1844)
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-09 - 2014-12-04 (Th) , 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $153/team +$10/NR
Activities: Relive your elementary school glory days in this new park district program. Games are played at Brookens Gym. Get a team of at least three men and three women and play a 7-game round-robin schedule. The season ends with a single-elimination tournament. Teams must submit a completed roster and turn in full payment at registration.


Totally Toning
Totally Toning (Code: 1735)
Ages: 15 and up
When: 2014-10-28 - 2014-12-11 (Tu, Th) , 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $50R/$75NR
Activities: Looking for an effective way to reduce body fat while building muscle? This total body strengthening and toning class uses a variety of options to develop every major muscle group in an efficiently paced calorie-burning workout. By doing more reps with lighter weight, participants are able to work within their fat burning zone while burning muscle. This class will use free weights, resistance bands, Bosu Balls, TRX bands and more to accomplish your goals.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Open Gym Volleyball
Open Gym Volleyball
Ages: 15+
When: 2014-10-03 - 2014-12-19 (F) , 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $1 at the door
Activities: Bring your enthusiasm and equipment and join others who love the game. May be canceled on occasion due to other programming needs.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 9am (Code: 1840)
Ages: Grades 3-4
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 11:25 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $16 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1931)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool
Starfish Swim Lessons Preschool (Code: 1932)
Ages: 3-5
When: 2014-10-18 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $44R/$66NR
Activities: In Swim School students work on five core swimming competencies using age appropriate learning activities. Learning is self-paced but challenging.


Adult Beginning Ballet
Adult Beginning Ballet (Code: 1599)
Ages: 14+
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 12 Noon - 1:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $48R/$72NR
Activities: It’s never too late to dance. In this class, we’ll be teaching beginning ballet skills to those with up to 4 semesters of training. What a great time to try something new and tone your muscles and mind!


Bigger Ballereenies
Bigger Ballereenies (Code: 1590)
Ages: 5-6Y
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$67NR
Activities: This program is for those who have completed our Teeny Ballereenies program or the equivalent and are ready to learn some new skills in ballet. You are welcome to quietly observe your child in class.


Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet
Youth Beginning/Continuing Ballet (Code: 1601)
Ages: 6-12
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Where: Phillips Recreation Center
Cost: $45R/$54NR
Activities: Young dancers gain understanding of proper ballet technique.


Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos)
Star Babies Swim Lessons (6-18 mos) (Code: 1909)
Ages: 6-18 mos
When: 2014-11-01 - 2014-12-13 (Sa) , 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Where: Urbana Indoor Aquatic Center
Cost: $38R/$57NR
Activities: Very young children will develop a high comfort level in the water. The adults with them are trained in water safety. While it does not teach children to become swimmers or survive in the water, it provides a fun and confidence-building experience. One adult must be in the water with each child. Swim diapers required.


Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am
Indoor Youth Soccer Grades 1-2, 10am (Code: 1839)
Ages: Grades 1-2
When: 2014-10-25 - 2014-12-06 (Sa) , 9:00 AM - 9:55 AM
Where: Brookens Gym
Cost: $25R/$37NR
Activities: Catch up or keep up with soccer fundamentals. Kids will play cross-court or full-court with indoor balls. Includes both drills and scrimmages. Please wear your blue/gold outdoor soccer jersey. These are available for $15 at the Phillips Recreation Center. Call 367-1544 to sign up.


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Art Show by Lance Merry
Art Show by Lance Merry
When: 2014-09-12 - 2014-12-13
Where: Anita Purves Nature Center

Activities: Enjoy a photographic journey exploring natural history treasures off the beaten path--from orchid flora to the complicated lives of salamanders.