For Immediate Release: June 24, 2010
Contact: Kim Becker
City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department
City of Henderson Offering Early Safekey/Teen Scene Registration
HENDERSON, Nev. – The City of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department is hosting Safekey and Teen Scene advanced registration for the 2010-2011 school year. This will enable parents to register, fill out the necessary forms, and pay for their child’s first week of Safekey/Teen Scene.
Registration will be open from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday Aug. 11, Thursday, Aug. 12, and Friday, Aug. 13; from 9:00 am. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 14; from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 18; Thursday, Aug. 19, and Friday, Aug. 20; and from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 21. Parents can register at their choice of five recreation centers: Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.; Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.; Valley View Recreation Center, 500 Harris St.; Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy.; and Whitney Ranch Recreation Center, 1575 Galleria Dr.
Safekey is a before- and after-school recreational enrichment program held at all Henderson elementary schools. It features a variety of crafts, games and special activities as an alternative for kids while their parents work. It provides activities designed to help children grow socially, emotionally and physically and is available to children in kindergarten through fifth grade.
Teen Scene is an after-school program for teens in grades six through eight. It is designed to provide a safe, supervised environment for teens while their parents work. Structured with teens’ interests in mind, the program includes arts and crafts, sports, special events, and activities that promote confidence and self-esteem.
The programs follow the Clark County School District’s calendar. Sibling discounts are available.
For additional information, visit cityofhenderson.com or call 702-267-4100.