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September at Widefield Parks & Recreation…

Important Dates:

September 6 - Closed in observance of Labor Day (no classes, activities or sessions)

September 10 - Night Owlz 

September 19 - Registration deadline for Youth Volleyball and Indoor Soccer

September 25 - Fall Fiesta @ The Pool

 

Celebrate With Us!

We are all getting back into the swing of things! Join us from 1 - 2:30pm on Saturday, September 25 for our Fall Fiesta! Create a boat with a positive message to get through the school year! $2 special event admission fee. Make sure to register your party for guaranteed entry! 

 

Create With Us!

Join us for a virtual art challenge! Each month there will be a new theme for the challenge. All entries will be posted on social media for the public to vote for a winner! Please submit a photo of your entry to reevesn@wsd3.org. 

September’s Theme: Painting Contest. Contest entry deadline is September 19. Winner will be announced on September 24. 

 

Play With Us!

School is back in session, but that doesnt mean the fun is over! Come join us for Open Swim! Baby Pools and Splash Park are closed for the season. Patrons must register each person in their party on SignUp.com prior to open swim. https://signup.com/go/BxPfbWn See our website for current Open Swim Hours

Fall tennis lessons are back in October! Register now to reserve your spot. 

Registration for Pickleball Lessons is now open! Beginner lessons will start August 30 and Intermediate lessons will begin September 13. No equipment necessary, just a willingness to learn and have fun!

Register now for Youth Indoor Soccer and Youth Volleyball! The last day to register is September 19.  The season is October - December. 

Get your team together and register for Fall Adult Volleyball Indoor Tournaments, the Halloween Tournament starting October 12, and the Turkey Tournament starting November 2.  Each tournament has a three game guarantee and prizes for the winners! Only $110/team - REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

Night Owlz is back! Enjoy a night out while the kids play with us! Your child will have the opportunity to splash around in the pool, play games, create arts and crafts, and enjoy a movie to end the night. Pizza and snacks provided. Ages: 7-14 Only $20 per child!

 

Move With Us!

Martial Arts September and October Registration is open. With martial arts as a foundation, participants have the opportunity to develop self-awareness and self-confidence. GOJO-RYU KARATE is a comprehensive martial art derived from the Okinawan system of self-defense. Participants of all skill levels can benefit from this program by relieving stress, help with weight loss, coordination, balance, flexibility, stamina, and assist in self-control. Ages 7 and up. Mondays & Wednesdays @ 6-7:30pm at North Preschool. 

*No class on Sep 6 and Oct 4, 25 & 27*

Yogi Kids - Session 2 starts November 3 from 5:15 - 6pm. Join this introductory class that focuses on relaxation, fun, and movement! Yoga is a great activity to start at a young age, it enhances flexibility, strength, coordination, body awareness, and confidence. Ages: 6-11. Register by October 27. 

Youth Dance The Dance Exploration Kids Enrichment Program offers dance classes for children from ages 3 to 12. All classes follow the Dance to Learn Curriculum and are designed to teach the whole child through the 5 Methods of Dance. The 5 pillars of dance include, Discovery, Movement, Acceptance, Creation, and Expression. 

We have a variety of fitness classes for all ages and levels. We have a new POUND class every Wednesday at 6pm and a new shallow water aerobics class on Mondays at 5:30pm. View our current schedule or pick one up in the office. Drop in for only $3 per class!

 

Learn With Us!

There are limited spots in our Preschool classes for the 2021/2022 school year! We offer separate programs for 3 and 4 year olds in order to meet the needs of each student, providing them the opportunity to love learning while preparing them for Kindergarten. Check the Preschool page on our website for details. Register now to secure your child's spot!

Lifeguard Training provides entry-level participants the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies and to provide care for breathing and cardiac emergencies, injuries, and sudden illnesses until EMS personnel take over. Participants who successfully complete the Lifeguard course receive an American Red Cross certification for oxygen administration, valid for 1 year and Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED, valid for 2 years. Participants must be 15 years or older and meet prerequisites. Classes will run October 8 & 15 from 4-7pm and October 9 & 16 from 7am to 3pm. Fee: $150 (* If you are hired on with us as a Lifeguard, we will reimburse the $150 fee after 150 hours of work!) Register by October 1st

 

Save the Date

October 1 - Winter Registration Opens 

October 9 - Fall Fun Day Picnic 


Facility Expansion

We are excited to share with you some new possibilities because of our growth and prosperity. As a part of making our main campus located at 705 Aspen Drive a community hub and after soliciting feedback from a facility expansion committee and community meetings, we have completed conceptual plans for a new recreation center. We invite you to visit our Facility Expansion webpage to check out the plans. 


Join our Team

We are looking for enthusiastic, self driven, and motivated people to join our team. Currently we are accepting applications for the following positions: Seasonal Grounds, Golf Instructor, Lifeguards, Swim Lesson Instructor. Please visit our website for more information.

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From the School District

Widefield School District 3 is hiring!

Substitute/Guest staff are a valuable resource in our schools and support our students when classroom Teachers or Educational assistants must be absent. All Substitute/Guest staff members are able to select the days and schools they would like to work.

 

The following positions are available: 

  • Guest Teacher

  • Guest Educational Assistants

  • Bus Drivers


Please contact the WSD3 Human Resources Office for information on how to apply and to see if you are qualified; 719-391-3015, humanresources@wsd3.org. Thank you for the consideration in supporting our students!