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The City of Covington’s Parks and Recreation Department is now offering recreation classes for all ages from Kidz Love Soccer to Zumba for adults, and more. Summer classes will begin in June and registration is open now. Please call the Covington Aquatic Center at (253) 480-2480 to register for classes. Online registration is also available for most classes. Here’s what we’re offering:

ZUMBA - Community Room in City Hall

Come join the “Fitness Party” and dance your way to fitness using fun, high-energy Latin and international rhythms. It’s easy to do, effective and exhilarating! No experience is necessary.

3406| Tue/Thur| July 1- July 31 | 5:30-6:30pm | Ages 14+ | $45.00 10 classes or Punch Card 5 Visits $30
3407| Tue/Thur| Aug 4- Aug 28 | 5:30-6:30pm| Ages 14+ | $36.00 8 classes    or Punch Card 5 Visits $30

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Hatha Yoga-Children Welcome- Friendship Park

This yoga class will take place outdoors at Friendship Park located at 15808 SE 254th Place. Build strength and flexibility while your child(ren) are next to your mat or playing nearby! Come early to set up your spot and settle your kiddo(s), stay late to socialize with other active parents. Bring a yoga mat and wear workout clothing. Water and snacks are encouraged, but please be aware that the park doesn't have bathrooms. Don't forget your sunglasses and sunscreen.

3409| Mon/Wed | Aug 4- Aug 28 | 10:00-11:00am| Ages 12+ | $56.00 8 classes    or Punch Card 5 Visits $45

KIDZ LOVE SOCCER - Covington Community Park             

Kidz Love Soccer has a team of trained instructors that love teaching and bring a lot of energy and enthusiasm to the soccer field. Using our field-tested and age-appropriate proprietary curriculum, our youth classes teach kids all the fundamentals of soccer in a high-energy, non-competitive program designed to encourage good sportsmanship and a love for sports.

MOMMY/DADDY & ME SOCCER (Ages 2-3½ years) - Covington Community Park  Introduce yourself and your toddler to the world’s most popular sport! As you and your child participate in our fun age-appropriate activities, your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills. The fun happens on the field, and in Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer parents are a part of the action!

3101| Thursdays | July 10-August 7 | 5:15-5:45pm | Ages 2-3½ | $53.00

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TOT/PRE-SOCCER (Ages 3½-5 years) - Covington Community Park Little tykes will enjoy running and kicking just like the big kids! Children will learn the basic techniques of the game while building self-esteem and learning to follow instructions in a nurturing teaching environment. Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

3102| Thursdays | July 10-August 7 | 4:30-5:05pm | Ages 3½-5 | $53.00

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SOCCER 1 (Ages 5-6 years) - Covington Community Park Players will learn dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, age-specific defense, etc. Fun skill games are played at every session. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

3203| Thursdays | July 10-August 7| 3:45-4:30 pm | Ages 5-6 | $53.00

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SOCCER 2 – SKILLZ & SCRIMMAGES (Ages 7-10 years) - Covington Community Park Kidz will enjoy advanced skill building: dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, etc. in a team play format. Each class will focus on scrimmages that emphasize application of finer technical points. All skill levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular sport! Each participant receives a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Shin guards are required.

3204| Thursdays| July 10-August 7 | 6:00-6:45 pm | Ages 7-10 | $63.00

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HARTS
GYMNASTICS

The following classes will be held at Hart’s Gymnastic Center www.hartsgymnastics.com

GYMNASTICS-GIRLS (Ages 6 – 12 years)- Hart’s Gymnastic Center

At Hart’s Gymnastic Center we combine the fun with fitness while offering you the best gymnastic instruction in the Northwest! 
 
3208 | Mondays| July 07- July 28 | 5:00-5:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00      
3209| Mondays | July 07- July 28 | 6:00-6:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00      
3210 | Wednesdays | July 09- July 30 | 5:00-5:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00              
3211| Wednesdays | July 09- July 30 | 6:00-6:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00               
3212 | Saturdays | July 12- Aug 02| 10:00-10:55 am | Ages 6-12 | $58.00
3213| Saturdays | July 12- Aug 02| 11:00-11:55 am | Ages 6-12 | $58.00 
3214| Mondays | Aug 04- Aug 25| 5:00-5:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00      
3215| Mondays | Aug 04- Aug 25| 6:00-6:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00      
3216| Wednesdays |Aug 06-Aug 27| 5:00-5:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00 
3217 | Wednesdays |Aug 06-Aug 27| 6:00-6:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00
3218| Saturdays | Aug 09-Aug 30| 10:00-10:55 am | Ages 6-12 | $58.00  
3219 | Saturdays | Aug 09-Aug 30| 11:00-11:55 am | Ages 6-12 | $58.00

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GYMNASTICS-BOYS (Ages 6 – 12 years) -Hart’s Gymnastic Center

Boys will learn beginning level skills on the six Olympic men’s events while also enjoying the trampoline and loose foam pits.

3226 | Wednesdays | July 9-July 30 | 5:00-5:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00 
3227| Wednesdays | Aug 6- Aug 27 | 5:00-5:55 pm | Ages 6-12 | $58.00

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GYMNASTICS-PRESCHOOL (Ages 3 - 5 years) - Hart’s Gymnastic Center

In the Preschool classes your child will be introduced to basic movement and gymnastics. 

3105 | Mondays | July 7-July 28 | 5:00-5:45 pm | Ages 3-5 | $50.00           
3106 | Wednesdays |July 9-July 30| 3:00-3:45 pm | Ages 3-5 | $50.00     
3107 | Wednesdays |July 9-July 30| 5:00-5:45 pm | Ages 3-5 | $50.00     
3108 | Saturdays |July 12-Aug 02 | 10:00-10:45 am | Ages 3-5 | $50.00    
3109| Saturdays |July 12-Aug 02 | 11:00-11:45 am | Ages 3-5 | $50.00     
3110| Mondays | Aug 04-Aug 25| 5:00-5:45 pm | Ages 3-5 | $50.00
3111| Wednesdays | Aug 06-Aug 27 | 3:00-3:45 pm | Ages 3-5 | $50.00 
3112| Wednesdays | Aug 06-Aug 27 | 5:00-5:45 pm | Ages 3-5 | $50.00 
3113 | Saturdays | Aug 09-Aug 30| 10:00-10:45 am | Ages 3-5 | $50.00   
3114 | Saturdays | Aug 09-Aug 30| 11:00-11:45 am | Ages 3-5 | $50.00   

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GYMNASTICS-MOVEMENT (Ages 16 mos. - 3 years) - Hart’s Gymnastic Center

Our Parent & Tot class is the ideal place to have organized safe fun exploring movement with your child in a gymnastic environment.

3103 | Saturdays | July 12-Aug 02| 9:00-9:45 am | Ages 16 mos-3 years | $50.00
3104| Saturdays | Aug 09-Aug 30 | 9:00-9:45 am | Ages 16 mos-3 years | $50.00

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SUMMER CAMPS

GYMNASTICS SUMMER CAMP (Ages 6 – 12 years) - Hart’s Gymnastic Center

Our five day Summer Gymnastic Camp will be offering crafts, T-shirt, and a gymnastics medal. We will also be working on all events, tramp, and playing in our Wacky World inflatable. All a part of a fun five days at Hart's gymnastics. Hart's will provide a simple snack and campers should bring a sack lunch.

 3228 | Mon-Fri | July 14-July 18 | 8:00 am-3:00 pm | Ages 6 – 12 | $125.00/1 child $200/2 siblings $250/ 3 Siblings
3229 | Mon-Fri | Aug 11-Aug 15 | 8:00 am-3:00 pm | Ages 6 – 12 | $125.00/1 child $200/2 siblings $250/ 3 Siblings

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SKYHAWKS SUMMER SPORTS CAMPS- Register at www.skyhawks.com | 1.800.804.3509

FLAG FOOTBALL CAMP- Covington Community Park

Boys and girls learn skills on both sides of the football including the core components of passing, catching and defense - all in a fun and positive environment. Please wear appropriate clothing and running shoes. Bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and two snacks. Each participant will receive a T-shirt, a ball, and a player evaluation.

3245| Mon-Fri| July 21-July 25 | 9:00am-12:00pm | Ages 7-12 | $109.00

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DANCE ARTS COVINGTON

All dance classes will be held at Dance Arts studio - 31040 E Lake Morton Dr SE Kent, WA 98042.

DISNEY PRINCESSES AND FRIENDS- Dance Arts Studio

Each day we will focus on a different princess and incorporate dancing, acting, arts, and crafts to go with the theme. A performance for family and friends will be held on the last day of each camp. Wear comfortable clothes to move in and ballet slippers.

3230| Mon-Thur| July 14- July 17| 10:00am-12:30pm | Ages 5-8 | $120.00
3231| Mon-Thur| July 21-July 24 | 10:00am-12:30pm | Ages 5-8 | $120.00
3232| Mon-Thur| July 28- July 31 | 10:00am-12:30pm | Ages 5-8 | $120.00

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POP STARS- Dance Arts Studio

Have you ever wanted to star in a music video? Well now here’s your chance! Students will get to create their own video performance incorporating dancing, lip syncing, fashion,Please bring a water bottle and a snack. Parents are welcome toobserve the performances on the last day of camp. Wear comfortable clothes to move in and clean sneakers.

3235| Mon-Thur| July 14- July 17| 10:00am-12:30pm | Ages 9-13 | $120.00
3261| Mon-Thur| July 21-July 24 | 10:00am-12:30pm | Ages 9-13 | $120.00
3262| Mon-Thur| July 28- July 31 | 10:00am-12:30pm | Ages 9-13| $120.00

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STEAMBOAT STUDIO- Community Room in City Hall

Steamboat Studio offers unique and engaging classes for children and adults. Our programs draw from diverse elements of art, science, engineering, and culture, with an emphasis on hands-on learning and exploration to create fun, engaging programs that will bring out the artist, inventor, and innovator in you!

KIDS’ PROGRAMS

PASSPORT TO ART AND CULTURE- Community Room in City Hall Travel around the world of art and culture!  Explore a different country or region each day, and create artwork and crafts inspired by the traditions of each culture.  In addition to hands-on creativity, you’ll explore the cultural traditions of each region, including art, music, and food.  It’s a journey for all the senses! Preregistration required. 

3255| Mon-Wed| Aug 11-Aug 13| 9:00am-12:00pm | Ages 8-12 | $82.50

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K-6 ARTS AND CRAFTS TIME- Community Room in City Hall

Join us for some fun, creative time making arts and crafts!  Choose one of our project ideas, or come up with one of your own.  We'll bring a wide variety of supplies each week, including paints, pastels, pencils, paper, markers, glue, yarn, tape, and more!  Limit 30 participants.  Pre-registration guarantees your space in class. Drop-in on a space available basis. 

3248| Fridays| Aug 01-Aug 22| 9:00am-11:00am | Ages 5-12 | $80.00/Session  $20.00/class day

3249| Tuesday|  Aug 12| 1:00pm-3:00pm | Ages 5-12 | $18.00/Session  $20.00/class day

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DAVINCI’S PLAYGROUND SERIES- Community Room in City Hall

In this 4-day series, we’ll explore and create as Leonardo DaVinci did: as an artist, a scientist, an engineer, an inventor, and more! 

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Monday:  Bodies in Motion  

Draw your own superhero, make a poseable figure, create an animated flip book, and learn about zoetropes, in this class that's all about people and how they move!

Tuesday:  How You See It Explore color, light, and shadow, trick the eye with optical illusions, and turn a flat piece of paper into a work of art that you could step into - or that could jump out at you!  

Wednesday:  Making Waves Make waves with a slinky, create a pendulum painting, and turn vibrations into music in this dynamic class about waves!

Thursday:  Simple Machines Lighten your load with levers and pulleys, and get things rolling using wheels and inclines.  Make spin-art, create colorful art that moves, and create a miniature playground of simple machines! Preregistration Required.

3271| Mon-Thur| Aug 18-Aug 21| 9:00am-12:00pm | Ages 8-12 | $110.00

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ENGINEERING CHALLENGE-FOR KIDS!-
Community Room in City Hall Build things, float things, make things go, lift things and light them up, too!  Using the Engineering Design Process, and some everyday materials like straws, balloons, paperclips and tape, you'll team up and try to solve a different engineering challenge each day.  Get some science and physics know-how to help you in your quest, and then test your design and try to make it even better.  Participants may attend a single class day, or the entire week.  Preregistration required.

3273| Mon-Thur| Aug 18-Aug 21| 1:00pm-3:00pm | Ages 8-12 | $75.00 or $20/class day

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TEEN PROGRAMS

Teen Punch Card Program

Purchase a 6-session punch card valid for any of our Summer Teen Classes for $99!

TEEN TIME TRAVEL: ANCIENT ART AND CULTURE- Community Room in City Hall

Travel through time to explore the art and culture of ancient civilizations, and create historically inspired art in this fun, engaging class that’s just for teens! 

3301| Monday| July 21|9:00am-11:00am | Ages 13+ | $20.00   Scandinavia
3302| Monday| July 28| 9:00am-11:00am | Ages 13+| $20.00   China
3305| Monday| August 04|9:00am-11:00am | Ages 13+ | $20.00 Egypt

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ART EXPLORATION FOR TEENS- Community Room in City Hall

Explore a variety of artistic techniques in a casual, relaxed atmosphere.

3305| Wednesday| July 23|9:00am-11:00am | Ages 13+ | $20.00   Sumi Ink
3306| Wednesday| July 30|9:00am-11:00am| Ages 13+| $20.00   Batik
3307| Wednesday| August 06|9:00-11:00am| Ages 13+ | $20.00  Impasto Painting

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TEEN ART STUDIO- Community Room in City Hall

Relax and enjoy some time to create anything you’d like!  We’ll bring a variety of supplies, including oil and chalk pastels, watercolor and acrylic paints, paint brushes, drawing pencils and various art papers.   Instructor will be available to answer questions and provide tips on technique.  The rest is up to you!  Limit 30 participants.  Pre-registration recommended.  Drop-in on a space available basis.
 
3310| Monday| August 11|1:00pm-3:00pm | Ages 13+| $20.00  
3311| Wednesday| August 13|1:00pm-3:00pm | Ages 13+ | $20.00  

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ENGINEERING CHALLENGE, FAST AND FURIOUS EDITION-FOR TEENS!- Community Room in City Hall

We’ll have 3 different fast-paced challenges that will test your knowledge, creativity, and resourcefulness.  Get some quick science and physics tips to get started, then use everyday materials like craft sticks, tape, and rubber bands, to build, lift, and launch your way to success!  Limit 30 participants.  Preregistration recommended. Drop-in on a space available basis.

3313| Friday| August 22|2:00pm-4:00pm | Ages 13+ | $20.00  

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