Holiday Break Camp
Monday - Friday, December 23, 26-27,30-31 January 2-3, 2014 • 7am - 6pm
Ages 5-12. Campers will participate in fun field trips, exciting games, and arts and crafts during the week. Each camper needs to bring a bag lunch, but we will provide daily snacks. Space is limited, so register now!
The after-school program meets five days a week at Charley Taylor Recreation Center. The program picks up at Lee Elementary, Hobbs Williams Elementary and Crockett
Elementary School every day after-school and is targeted for ages 6-12. Program is $20/week per child (LEE) $30/week (Williams and Crockett) includes homework help, daily snack, activity/play time and much
more. Program will pick up kids on school early release days.
For more information on this program, contact us at (972) 264-6890.
Shop Smart Coupon Class
Ages 18+. Learn how to shop smarter and save more on your drug store and grocery items each week through this informative class. Get insight on how to better manage and use your paper and electronic coupons more efficiently on sale items. Find specials throughout the store and how to interpret store sales tags to get more out of your dollar. Also, learn more about what are bargains and what are really not such a good buy. Please pre-register by calling 972-264-6890 Fee: Free. Upcoming Classes: 1/27/14, 2/24/14, 3/24/14
Basketball 4-6yr League
Ages 4-6. SWISH!! This six week league focuses on fundamentals aspects of the basketball. Your child will learn dribbling, passing, and shooting in a non-competitive atmosphere. Jersey is included. Please pre-register by Jan 11. Fee: $50 per child. Games begin January 25th. All practices and games are in the Charley Taylor Gym!
Breakfast with Santa
All Ages. Bring your child to have Breakfast with Santa on Saturday December 21 @ 9:30am. A holiday themed arts and craft will be provided as well as breakfast. Photography is permitted and there will be a photographer on hand.
Fee: $10 per child. Please Pre-Register in person or call 972-264-6890
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Pre-K Sports Leagues
Charley Taylor Recreation Center specializes in pre-kindergarten sports
for children ages 3-5 years. For all leagues, you
must make a payment in order to reserve your child's spot. No spots
will be held until the payment is received. If you have any questions
regarding our leagues, contact
Chris Ginapp at (972) 264-6890.
Basketball Ages 4-6 (January & July), Flag Football Ages 4-6 (March) Soccer Ages 3-5 (March & August), Tee ball Ages 3-5 (May & October)
Charley Taylor Recreation Center offers adult classes throughout the year whether it be for gardening/landscaping to dance
classes. Click above for the latest news on these classes.
Teen Night at Charley Taylor takes place onthe 3rd Thursday night of the month at 7:00pm throughout the year. Teens have the opportunity to help serve in their rec center, talk about new program ideas, make new friends,
and discuss issues that are affecting teens all over. E-mail your suggestions to Chris Ginapp .
Building and Park Pavilion Rentals
Charley Taylor Recreation Center has three multi-purpose rooms that
can be rented out for birthday parties, reunions, baby showers and more.
Rentals must be made two weeks in advance. $75 deposit/ $35 hour/ $15 kitchen flat fee (optional). This location also handles all park pavilion and city building rental
reservations. For more information about our how to rent these for your
next event, visit our facility
rentals section of Parks and Recreation.
Day Camp Updates
Charley Taylor Rec Center hosts day camps throughout the year for children ages 6-12. Day camps that will be held include Thanksgiving, Winter Break, Spring Break and more. Call Charley Taylor Rec Center for more information regarding school holidays and day camps. Fee: $16/day.
The World-Renowned Grand Prairie Toastmasters
6:30 Tuesdays, Charley Taylor Recreation Center, GP, TX
Ages 21+. Do you have a special talent or skill that you feel would be a great asset to our Gold Medal Recreation Centers. Charley Taylor is looking for music, craft, theatre arts, cheerleading, and Pre-K Learning Camp instructors! Enrich people’s lives and earn some extra income by getting in contact with the Charley Taylor Staff @ 972-264-6890 or email Chris Ginapp. email@example.com
*background checks and drug tests are completed on all applicants.
Ages 6+. This class is preserving Latino culture and history through dance and education using Hispanic traditions from North, Central, and South America, and the Caribbean. Our promise is to offer top notch quality for everyone to enjoy and learn! Amor A Nuestra Cultura has experience with various internationally recognized Ballet Folklorico instructors.
Beginners: Wednesday nights from 6-7pm $25/month
Advanced: Fridays from 6pm-8pm & Saturdays from 12pm-2pm $50/month
A+ Dance Class
Ages 6-12. A+ Dance Class teaches a variety of different dances such as modern, ballet, hip hop and praise dance. These dance classes will get you out of your seat and on your feet! Hip-hop and praise dance classes emphasize modern movement with a vivacious urban feel. Every Monday from 6-7pm.