Parks & Recreation schedule for May |

Parks & Recreation schedule for May

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This class for ages 8-13 will teach students safe archery practice with certified instructors. All equipment will be provided. Class held 3:30-4:30 p.m. Thursdays, May 2-23 at Piñon Hills Elementary School. Cost is $40.

Beginner’s Tai Chi

Learn this soft martial arts form that will include warm ups, exercises and repetitions. Class held on Saturdays and is on going. Cost is $5 per month.


Relax your mind and body; students will leave class like they never have felt before. Class will be 10-11 a.m. Fridays at the recreation annex building. Cost is $5 per month.

Introduction to Soaring

Learn the basics of soaring including what it takes to fly a glider, as well as the basic aerodynamics and performance of gliders. Class held 9 a.m.-2 p.m. May 18 at SoaringNV, Minden-Tahoe Airport. Cost is $30

Concealed Weapon Certification

This course will cover the requirements for Nevada State CCW and can be taken by CCW applicants or anyone wanting to learn to shoot handguns. Class will be 6-9:30 p.m. May 15 and 17 at the recreation annex building, and 8-11 a.m. May 18 at Douglas County Shooting Range. Cost is $90 plus an additional $10 insurance fee payable to the instructor. Spouses are half price.

All Day Scrapbooking Workshop

Enjoy a day to work on your scrap booking projects. Instructor Jackie Gordon will share ideas, and have tools available for use. Class held 10 a.m.-10 p.m. May 18 at the senior center. Cost is $25 which includes a snack and water.

Foundation of Investing

Learn practical steps to help you get and stay on track of your retirement. Class held 9 a.m. May 14 at Edward Jones. Cost is $10.

Pre-registration is required for all classes through the Recreation Department. For more information call the Recreation Division at 782-9828.