Recreation Outlook

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Byline: The Register-Guard

Events scheduled by the Willamalane Park & Recreation District for the week of July 3:

Friday, July 4

Willamalane facilities will be closed on Independence Day except for the swim centers. Splash! Lively Park Swim Center has special play swims from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Willamalane Park Swim Center will close at 4 p.m.

Monday, July 7

Miller sports camps - Cheerleading. For children entering grades one through eight. At Miller Pavilion. Register at Community Recreation Center. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon. $40 individual. $30 for family members.

Water-exercise classes - Drop-in classes at Willamalane Park Swim Center and Splash! Lively Park Swim Center throughout the summer. Various levels. For ages 11 and older. Call pools for information about fees and schedules.

Mommy and Me exercise - Drop-in class for mothers with babies 6 to 24 months old. Willamalane Park Swim Center. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. $5.25 per class or $42 for 10-ticket discount book.

Playground programs - Through Aug. 14, Monday through Thursday. For kids entering grades one through five. At selected elementary schools and parks. Free lunch available at most sites. Register at Community Recreation Center through June 20 or at site from June 23. Free.

PeeWee Playground - Through Aug. 14, Monday through Thursday. For ages 3 to entering kindergarten. Children age 3 must participate with caregiver. At Douglas Gardens Park, Eastgate Woodlands and Thurston Park, 9 a.m. to noon. Register at Community Recreation Center through June 20 or at site from June 23. Free.

Tadpole Camp - Ice Cream Week. For ages 3 to entering kindergarten. Register at Community Recreation Center. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $125.

Leapfrog Summer Camp - Ice Cream Week. For kids entering first grade. Register at Community Recreation Center. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $125.

Kids Club Camp - Bubble Blast. For students entering grades two through five. Register at Community Recreation Center. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. $125.

Sixth-Grade Adventure Camp - The Iron Adventure Camp Chef. For students entering grade six. Register at Community Recreation Center. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $125.

Teen Challenge Camp - For students entering grades seven through nine. Register at Community Recreation Center. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. $125.

Fiddlers' jam session - For ages 50 and older. At Adult Activity Center. Fiddlers play by ear during this drop-in jam session. No amplification. Newcomers welcome. Facilitators are Arlo Hamilton and Thelma Drayer. Weekly, 10:30 a.m. Free.

Springboard diving - Beginner to intermediate. For ages 8 and older. Must be proficient in swimming (Park Shark level or comparable). Register at Willamalane Park Swim Center. Monday through Thursday through July 17, 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m. $36.

Foot Care - At Adult Activity Center. For ages 50 and older. Weekly, by appointment. Licensed nail technician provides basic trimming and care for corns and calluses. $5.50.

Teen Center - Weekly themed activities. …