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"Always Ready To Play..."

FITNESS & WELLNESS

All year long, RAPRD offers a variety of classes designed to help you stay healthy, active, and fit. Each class is taught by one of our trusted instructors. If you feel like getting out of the house and getting your heart rate up, check out the link below.

ACTIVITIES

RAPRD offers a wealth of programs that any age can enjoy. From sports leagues to art classes, summer camps , and many outdoor activities, you’ll find that there’s plenty going on around town that you can enjoy. If you have an idea for a program that you would like to see offered, please contact the recreation office.

If you missed the Community Open House on January 18 regarding a potential new recreation center, there is still an opportunity to share your opinion with us on potential amenities for this facility.

A brief survey which is similar to the comment cards that were handed out at the presentation is available until January 25, 2022. Please click on this link to access the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/recreationcenterjan2022

For more information about the meetings and planning effort, including access to the PDF of the presentation please visit this page:  https://www.raprd.org/proposed-recreation-center

AQUATICS

RAPRD operates the Cascade Swim Center, which has a 25 meter indoor pool, a seasonal wading pool and spray pad.  We offer lap swim, aqua wellness classes, recreation swims, swim lessons, youth swim team, masters swimming, and waterpolo.  

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UPCOMING EVENTS/ ANNOUNCEMENTS
Budget Committee
Do you want a new recreation center?
UPCOMING EVENTS/ ANNOUNCEMENTS
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Fall 2022 Activity Guide

Fall registration will open on Monday, August 8th.

We thank photographer Krystal Simmons for our guide cover.

Check out our job opportunities. New positions have been added.

Click here for an application.

Exciting New Class
Pumped Up Strength

Pumped Up Strength is a new approach to resistance training. Utilizing combination movement patterns in a targeted, rhythmic progression, its superpower is the dynamic integration of upper and lower body movements set to fun music.  The result? A sweat-drenched, functionally efficient workout that will challenge your body in new ways, improve lean muscle mass, and rev your metabolism. The program content is modified for virtual so that you are standing or using a chair.  Perfect for balance, coordination, muscle strength, and a bit of cardio. All no impact, with light to medium weights or no weights.  A ribbon type elastic band is optional.  You may need a straight back chair.

This is for everyone and a great progression for aquatic exercisers who are ready for a challenge and to build more strength.  Click on the register now button above. You will create an account and register to receive the invitation.  Payment can be made online or at the Cascade Swim Center Office.  For more

information contact robin.gaudette@raprd.org.

Tuesday & Thursday - 9:00-10:00am

Virtual Only

DO YOU WANT A COMMUNITY RECREATION CENTER?

For information about proposed community recreation center and planning effort, please visit this page: https://www.raprd.org/proposed-recreation-center.

Senior Fitness Class
Zumba Gold®

Our Zumba Gold® fitness class will be held at the American Legion Park Pavilion until October 1, 2022. This is subject to change due to weather.

For a class description, days and times see page 13 in the Fall Activity Guide.

Rock Art: More Than Just Images

The Archaeological

Society of Central

Oregon invites you to a

FREE demonstration

where you will explore

the topic of petroglyphs and pictographs, the ancient images found on rocks. This FREE demonstration is for ages 8-14, October 24th, 4:00-5:00pm at the Cascade Swim Center. Pre-registration is required for this event.

Together, we will:

  • Analyze remarkable images from the past

  • Learn about petroglyphs and pictographs

  • Ponder the meaning of the images

  • Learn how to protect the fragile images.