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Community Events

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Jump for Fun

July 7 | 9:30am-10:30am, 11:30am-12:30pm, 2:30pm-3:30pm, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bouncing, sliding, climbing, and tumbling are examples of the fun kids have at Jump for Fun, which is held in our gym and features different jump houses each month. Children must wear socks. Ages 2-5; $3

Teen Sports & Fitness Night

July 7, 6pm-9pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
It’s a night of after-hours sports and fitness. Play basketball, wallyball and racquetball, or challenge your friends to some friendly Wii sports games. Snacks are provided. Wear tennis shoes and athletic clothing. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 153230-49. Ages 10-15; $9

Get Your Play On! Lock In

July 14, 7pm-7am
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Try to stay awake as we play throughout the night. Bring a sleeping bag and pillow. A continental breakfast will be served in the morning. Register using activity code 153238-49. Ages 9-13; $36

Family Bike Ride

July 15, 8am-9:30am
Equestrian Trailhead, 1298 Equestrian Dr.
Enjoy a relaxing family bike ride along Equestrian Park South Trail. Meet in in the parking lot at Equestrian Trailhead. Registration is required using activity code 643017-58. Ages 6+; $7

Henderson Fire Station 86 Open House

July 15, 11am-2pm
Fire Station 86, 1996 E. Galleria Dr.
Meet your neighborhood firefighters, check out firefighting apparatus, tour the station and learn how to Get READY! Stay READY! for emergencies.

Picnic in the Park

July 20, 11am-12:30pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
If you’d like to pet a goat or rabbit and see a turtle up close, then join us as we meet and greet real animals at our petting zoo in the park. Bring a sack lunch and a blanket to sit on. A parent/guardian must accompany their child. Register using activity code 152233-49. Ages 2-6; $8

Run of the Rec

July 21, 5:30pm-10pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Bring your friends for an evening of pizza, bounce houses, wallyball, racquetball, pool, table tennis, and gaming systems. We’ll also show a movie on our giant inflatable screen. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 153231-49. Ages 10-15; $13.50

Glow-in-the-Dark Nerf War

July 28, 5:30pm-10pm
Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.
Wear comfortable tennis shoes and a white T-shirt to decorate for our 10,000-square-foot, glow-in-the-dark obstacle course. Bring your Nerf gun (labeled with your name) and we’ll supply the ammo. Late pickup charges apply. Register using activity code 153229-49. Ages 10-15; $15

Family Film Fun Night – Finding Dory

July 28, 6:30pm-8:45pm
Downtown Recreation Center, 105 W. Basic Rd.
Join your neighbors for food and games at Family Film Fun Night. Finding Dory will be featured on our giant inflatable screen. Games are available 30 minutes prior to show time. Register using activity code 153236-53. All ages; $5

 

Movie in the Park – E.T.

July 28, 8:30pm
Capriola Park. 2155 Via Firenze
Bring your blanket and lawn chair for a fun-filled night with family and friends featuring a movie shown on our giant inflatable screen. Register using activity code 153220-59. All ages; $5

 

Rock the Wall

July 29, 8am-3pm
Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
Want to test your skills on the climbing wall? Each climber is assigned a one-hour climb time in their age bracket to earn as many points as possible in this Red Point format climbing competition. A meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. on July 28 at our rock wall where you can learn about the rules and ask questions about the format. At the climb, awards are presented after each age bracket is completed. Register early as space is limited. $13

Ages 8-10 | 8am-10am | 253444-24
Ages 11-13 | 10am-Noon | 253444-25
Ages 14-16 | 1pm-3pm | 253444-26

Cardboard Boat Regatta

July 29, Noon-6pm
Henderson Multigenerational Activity Pool,  250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.
The regatta challenges you to design, build and navigate boats made entirely of corrugated cardboard and duct tape. It’s open to individuals, duos, families, businesses, schools, youth groups, groups of friends, and nonprofit organizations wishing to build their own unique boats. Awards are presented in several categories, including: Allure of the Seas--best looking, Staten Island Ferry--carrying the most people, The World Is Not Enough— world’s fastest yacht, The Titanic--best sinking ship, Queen Elizabeth--best all around.

Open swim is noon-4:30 p.m. during boat check in. Boat races begin at 4:30 p.m. Register using activity code 336595-00 at cityofhenderson.com or in person at any recreation/indoor pool. $5 per person, ages 8+. Daily admission applies for spectators and other non-boat building guests.

Summer Hiking Series – McCullough Hills Trail

July 29, 11pm-1am
McCullough Hills Trailhead, 295 Mission Dr.
Take part in a 2-mile midnight hike during the scheduled Delta Aquariid meteor shower.  Dress for the weather. Teens (14-17 years) must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Register using activity code 643071-60. Ages 14+; $7

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Schedule is subject to change or cancellation without notice. Management reserves all rights.