Leisure Ledger January - April 2018

Social 76 Raleigh Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Parent Play Nights Age: All ages. Join us once a month on the second Wednesday of every month for a family sport-night. You and your children can play together. Every month a new activity. enjoy sports, obstacle courses, fitness challenges and more. Let’s get up, get together and get moving! Peach Road #217206 Feb 7 W 6:30-8:00pm #217212 Mar 7 W 6:30-8:00pm #217216 Apr 11 W 6:30-8:00pm Raleigh Tamale Festival Age: All ages. A celebration of Latino culture with games, music and food. Enter your tamales to be judged ‘The Best Tamales in Raleigh!’. Compete, Eat, Enjoy! Una celebraciÛn de la cultura Latina con un Juegos, musica and comida. Entre sus tamales a ganar ‘Los Mejores Tamales en Raleigh’. Competir, Comer, Disfrutar! Carolina Pines Community Center #217160 Mar 24 Sa 12:00pm-4:00pm Remote Control Madness Age: 8yrs and up. It’s time to bring together everyone who has an interest in remote- controlled vehicles. Bring your buggy, truggy, truck or on-road to this new and exciting meet-up. Please make sure your vehicle is battery powered and not gas powered. Charging stations will be very limited, so charge your batteries before you come. You will learn about the hobby of remote- controlled vehicles as well as test your skills on some crazy tracks and obstacles. All vehicles are welcome at this program. There will also be very basic tracks for you or your child to enjoy. Jaycee Community Center – Course Fee: $5 #217164 Mar 15-Apr 26 T 6:00-7:30pm Tot Time Play Group Age: Up to 5yrs. Tot Time is a nonstructured play time for young children to enjoy the fun atmosphere of a gym environment. It is geared toward parents looking for indoor play space with their toddlers in a safe, clean environment. We have age-appropriate equipment designed to let toddlers explore and learn new skills. Parents will need to supervise their children. Worthdale Community Center #216642 Jan 5-Apr 27 F 11:00am-12:00pm Winter Festival Age: 1mths and up. See the sparkling lights, smell the crisp cold air. Watch the snowflakes fall, taste the delicious hot chocolate! These are signs of winter, and we will be celebrating the season. Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa, make some winter arts and crafts, enjoy games that will warm you up and keep an eye out for a snowman! We would love to share this special event with your family. Registration is per participant. Marsh Creek Park – Course Fee: $5 #216327 Jan 26 F 6:30-8:30pm Line Dance Age: 16yrs and up. You are invited to learn and follow the latest and all-time favorite line dances to urban contemporary, classic R&B/soul and country music. Lessons cover beginner through advanced line dances and improvisational dance techniques. Line dancing is a great form of exercise that is popular at social occasions. Cost per class is $5. Tarboro Road Community Center – Course Fee: $5 #216058 Jan 9 T 6:30-7:30pm #216059 Jan 23 T 6:30-7:30pm #216060 Feb 13 T 6:30-7:30pm #216061 Feb 27 T 6:30-7:30pm #216062 Mar 13 T 6:30-7:30pm #216063 Mar 27 T 6:30-7:30pm #216064 Apr 10 T 6:30-7:30pm #216065 Apr 24 T 6:30-7:30pm Love the Summer Luau! Age: All ages. Sick of the Winter? Enjoy a Summer’s night at our Love the Summer Luau. Get into the luau spirit and play summer games with us. Peach Road #217390 Jan 19 F 6:00-7:30pm Movie Night at Powell Drive Age: 1yrs and up. Come join the Powell Drive community as we host Movie Night in the Park. We will be showing a G- or PG-rated movie. Popcorn will be provided. Please preregister. Powell Drive Park #216495 Apr 27 F 7:30-9:30pm Movie Night with the Family Age: All ages. Come enjoy a movie with the family. We’ll provide the popcorn and drinks, while you enjoy the entertainment. Preregistration is required. Hill Street Center – Course Fee: $2 #215689 Jan 12 F 6:00-8:00pm #215690 Feb 9 F 6:00-8:00pm #215691 Mar 9 F 6:00-8:00pm #215692 Apr 13 F 6:00-8:00pm Movie Thursday at Top Greene Age: 15yrs and up. Do you enjoy movie classics, Westerns, romance, suspense or box office hits? Come enjoy popcorn while you watch a movie with your friends! John P ‘Top’ Greene Center #216866 Jan 25 Th 6:30-8:00pm #216867 Feb 15 Th 6:30-8:00pm #216868 Mar 15 Th 6:30-8:00pm #216869 Apr 19 Th 6:30-8:00pm Family Movie Morning Age: All ages. Bring your family out for a morning of fun! Popcorn and drinks will be provided throughout the movie. A parent or guardian must accompany children for the duration of the event. If you have any questions, call Lake Wheeler Park at 919-662-5704. Lake Wheeler – Course Fee: $2 #214804 Jan 12 F 10:00-11:30am #214805 Jan 26 F 10:00-11:30am #214806 Feb 9 F 10:00-11:30am #214815 Feb 23 F 10:00-11:30am #214816 Mar 2 F 10:00-11:30am #214817 Mar 16 F 10:00-11:30am #214818 Mar 30 F 10:00-11:30am #214819 Apr 13 F 10:00-11:30am #214820 Apr 27 F 10:00-11:30am Family Night at the Movies Age: 5yrs and up. We’ve got the movie ñ you bring the kids, parents or friends! Join us the last Friday of each month at Sanderford Road Center. Preregistration is required. Sanderford Road Park #216613 Jan 26 F 6:00-8:00pm #216614 Mar 23 F 6:00-8:00pm Family Valentine’s Dance Age: All ages. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved ones here at Green Road with a night of dancing, refreshments and great entertainment. The fee includes heavy hors d’oeuvres and door prizes. Bring your camera to capture this fun evening! A photo area will be set up, and staff will be available to assist with picture-taking. (No photos will be printed on site.) Register early, because space is limited! Cost is per person. Green Road Community Center – Course Fee: $15 #216704 Feb 9 F 6:30-8:30pm Game It Up Age: 4yrs and up. Socialize with friends while playing popular games like Uno, Connect Four, Sorry and Twister. Like a challenge? Try Pictionary, Taboo or Cranium for older gamesters. Sanderford Road Park #216528 Jan 12 F 6:00-8:00pm #216529 Feb 9 F 6:00-8:00pm #216530 Mar 9 F 6:00-8:00pm #216531 Apr 13 F 6:00-8:00pm Games Galore at Sanderford Age: 5-15yrs. See you at Sanderford for a night filled with fun, games and more games! There will be so much to do— boredom is not an option. Bring the family—the more the merrier! Sanderford Road Park #216536 Jan 19 F 6:00-8:00pm #216537 Feb 16 F 6:00-8:00pm #216538 Mar 16 F 6:00-8:00pm #216539 Apr 20 F 6:00-8:00pm continued from page 75 —