GRAFTON PARKS & RECREATION BOOKLET • FALL•WINTER•SPRING 2017/2018 18 ADULT ACTIVITIES PICKLEBALL The Grafton Parks and Recreation Department is proud to offer one of the fastest growing sports in the country. Similar to tennis but played on a badminton sized court with a paddle and wiffleball. Pickleball instructor/ supervisor on duty. Four regulation sized courts and four paddles available. Instructed by Richard Cook. Location: John Long Middle School, 700 Hickory St. Days: Saturday SESSION TIME FEE / NR FEE September 9 - December 16 (No play October 28, November 4, 25 and December 9, 23, 30) 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. $3 Per Night January 6 - June 23, 2018 (No play March 31) 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. $3 Per Night MORNING CARDIO-TONE EXERCISE Have fun and get in shape while exercising to choreographed routines. Various moves can be adapted to all levels of intensities. Class format includes aerobic exercise, warm-up and cool-down, followed by strength toning, stretching, and relaxation. Classes are held 8:15 - 9:15 a.m. Instructed by Geraldine Pinkowsky. Location: Multipurpose Senior Center Days: Monday, Wednesday, Friday *Punch cards are available for purchase at the Senior Center or the Grafton Parks and Recreation Department. Young adults ages 14 + may register for adult programs if accompanying a paid adult, unless specifically stated. TAI CHI QUAN Tai Chi is one of the oldest forms of martial arts; it means supreme fist in Chinese. Tai Chi uses graceful movements that derive from nature to balance an individual’s mental, physical, and emotional well-being. Tai Chi has been proven to help self-esteem, depression, anxiety, reduce stress, and create calmness. In addition to the health benefits, there is also a self-defense application to every movement. Please wear comfortable clothing. Instructed by Andrew Koch. Location: Multipurpose Senior Center Days: Tuesday SESSION TIME FEE / NR FEE September 19 - October 24 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. $23/$27 November 7 - December 12 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. $23/$27 Contact the Parks and Recreation Department for additional sessions. * FRENCH LANGUAGE CLASSES First level foreign language courses in which the language being taught will be the medium of communication except for instances where there is a need for explanation in English. For purposes of comprehension, cultural explanations are an integral part of the language. Instruction will include language for travel, business, and social purposes. Fee includes printed materials. Instructor: Dr. Diana E. Peláez Rivera Bartley, Ph. D. Location: Grafton High School Room A-19 SESSION TIME FEE / NR FEE Wednesdays September 13 - November 15 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. $190/$205 PUNCH PASS FEES Residents 10 Classes $30.00 20 Classes $60.00 Non Residents 10 Classes $36.50 20 Classes $73.00 No class September 29, November 24, December 25, January 1, and March 30 * Please refer all inquiries to the instructor at 262-241-5759 or dianita203@att.net *