Parks & Recreation November classes |

Parks & Recreation November classes

Staff Reports

Lil Ninjas

Ages 4 to 9 will learn in a disciplined but fun environment the martial arts, performing arts, gymnastics, grappling and self defense. Class will be Tuesdays or Fridays from 3:45-4:30 p.m. Cost is $59 per month.

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Ages 5 to 11 can learn the popular and challenging art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. Classes are taught in controlled, professional and friendly environment. Class will be held on Fridays from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. Cost is $59 per month.

Scrap Booking – All Day Crop

Enjoy a day to work on your scrap booking projects. Instructor Jackie Gordon will share ideas, and have tools available for use. Class will be Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Senior Center. Cost is $10 which includes a snack and water.

Ballroom Dancing

This is a chance to learn and practice the fundamentals of the Fox Trot, Swing, Waltz and many Latin dances. Classes will be Fridays, Nov. 7-28 for adults. Classes are held at the Dance Workshop. Cost is $80 per couple.

Latin Dancing Lessons

All levels welcome in this fun and exciting Latin Dance class. Class held Thursdays from 5:30-7 p.m. at the recreation annex building Nov. 3-Dec. 21. Cost is $75 per couple or $40 for individual.

Dog Obedience

Instructor Guy Yeaman will help you establish with your dog good conduct and curb bad habits. Class will be 7-8 p.m., Wednesdays from Nov. 30-Jan. 18 at the Douglas County Fairgrounds Building. Cost is $80.

Concealed Weapon


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. Nov. 16 and Nov. 18 at the Recreation Annex building, and from 8-11a.m. Nov. 19 at Douglas County Shooting Range. Cost is $90 plus an additional $10 insurance fee payable to the instructor. Spouses are half price.



Take the challenge of learning photographic tricks with your camera. Class held 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays, Nov. 1-15. Cost is $35.

How to start

a Worm Bin

In this class for ages 18 and up students will learn to start a composting worm bin. Class will be 6:30-8 p.m. Nov. 10. Cost is $25.

Beginner’s Tai Chi

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

Pre-registration is required for all classes. For more information on Douglas County Parks & Recreation Department’s classes call the Recreation Division at 782-9828.