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June 2006

In this Issue:

July 4th Fun Run


Junior Giants

Summer Camp

Teen Activities

Free Vision Testing

Adult Wellness Programs

4th of July BBQ

ARAP Events

Summer Concerts


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  31st Annual July 4th Fun Run 5K

This unique race circles around the parade route in front of 35,000 spectators cheering you on. Pre-registration is strongly recommended! We cannot guarantee T-shirts for participants who sign up on race day.

Race starts at 9am SHARP

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  Open Swimming begins June 26

Swim Season at
Herkner & Hoover Pools
begins June 26!

We still have space available in our summer lesson program! Check out our discount rates at Hoover Pool!

Herkner Pool (map it) Hoover Pool (map it)

2006 Season 6/26-8/25
1315 Madison Ave.
Redwood City, CA 94061

2006 Season 6/26-8/18
Hoover School Site
Woodside Rd. & Spring St.

Adult Lap Swim:
M-F 12-1pm
Recreation Swim:
M-F 1:15-3pm
Saturdays 1:15-4pm

Adult Lap Swim:
M-Sat 12-1pm
Recreation Swim:
M-F 1:15-4:30pm
Saturdays 1:15-4:30pm

Child 17 & under $2
Adults 18-59 $4
60 & over $2

Child 17 & under $2
Adults 18-59 $4
60 & over $2
  Junior Giants Baseball

sponsored by the Redwood City Police Activities League PAL
Registration May 15–June 9
Season June 26 - August 3
at Selby Lane
Coaches Needed!!

Age 5-7 (T-Ball) Age 8-10
4, 5, or 6pm
4, 5, or 6pm
 Have a BLAST during 4th of July Week!

There is still space in one of our most popular camps! Sign your 8-12 year old up for Explorers Summer Camp at Stulsaft Park. This week will be filled with a day at the pool, archery, themed crafts and sports, hiking, and an overnight to stay in the park. The parent hour for Explorers includes a family potluck as well as performances given by the staff and campers. Parent hour is Thursday 6:30pm-7:30pm.
Class Code: 30.312
Surfin' USA Theme     M-F    9am-3pm    7/3-7/7   no 7/4

We have openings still in Camp Kaboom, Camp Whatchamacalit, Storybook and Squeaky Sneakers! Sign up today!
 Teen Activiites
Teen Dance ( 6-8th grade) 
Friday, June 2, 7:00 -10pm
Tickets: $5 in advance / $10 door at the door. 
VIP PASS -For those who have a teen membership card.  Preferred entry into the dance, and much more.
Teen Center Block Party
Saturday, June 3, 2006
Live DJ, free food, Fun interactive games, and more.
Free with Teen Center Membership or $5 at the door.
 Free Vision Testing
FREE for adults 35+
Saturday, June 3, 2006

Fair Oaks Community Center
2600 Middlefield Road, RWC

Services will be available in English and Spanish. For more information contact (650)780-7525

 Adult Wellness Programs
Diabetes Workshop
Friday, June 9, 9:30-11:30 am VMSC Redwood Room

Coming Fully Alive As You Age
Fridays, June 2 - 30, 1:00-2:30pm
, in the Goldstar room.
Download Flyer (136KB, pdf )

Registration has started for the:
Creative Aging Through Expressive Arts Conference
Thursday, July 20, 2006

For more information contact 780-7264 or download flyer
Download Flyer (248KB, pdf )

 Special Events for Adults

4th of July BBQ
Friday, June 30, 2006
11am-2pm  $6

Veterans Memorial Senior Center
Come celebrate America and be sure to wear your Red White and Blue! Banjo Band, Clowns and Prizes!
Menu: Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Baked Beans, Cole Slaw & Strawberry Shortcake.

 ARAP- Accessible Recreation Activities Program

Summer Surfin' Dance Party
Saturday, June 3, 7:00-9:00pm, $5.00
Redwood Room, VMSC
Fun in the Sun Beach Trip to Linda Mar
Saturday, June 24, 10:00am-2:00pm $25

For more information regarding these programs, please contact Michele at 780-7344

 Summer Concert Series

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