Age: birth through Preschool
Fee: $3.00 a swimmer
Date: During the school year
Days: Tues 1:00-3:00pm, Fri 9:00-11:00am
Tyke Swim is a special time for little ones and their parents. Please join us Tuesdays and Fridays during the school year for some water fun! The cost is $3 per swimmer and parents are free if they are just there to watch their child swim.
*Only the waterpark zero depth entry pool and play structure will be open during this program.
Child Sitting at the ARC
Age: 6 months - 7 years
Fee: $5 daily fee or passports
Date: Open year round
Days: Mon - Sat
Times: Specific times, call to reserve
Come over and check out our Child Sitting Department! Your child will have a great time with their new friends coloring, creating crafts, dancing and playing around on our playground equipment. We will take great care of your child while you get in a workout, computer work or just time for yourself! Parents must remain in the building for their 90 minute session. Looking forward to meeting you!
Staff is CPR and First Aid Certified.
Move N' Groove
Age: Me & My Buddy (age 2-4 yrs.)
Fee: $12.00 Begins
Days: Sept 15, Tues (10:30-11:00am) or
Sept 19, Sat (10:15-10:45am)
Age: Move N' Groove (age 3-5 yrs.)
Fee: $12.00 Begins Sept 19
Days: Saturday (11:00-11:30am)
Me & My Buddy: This 6 week parent and tot program is designed to help develop coordination and physical movement skills while encouraging exploration, imagination and play! Parent participation required.
Move N' Groove: At this crucial development age, young ones need physical activity, as well as activities that tap into social, mental and emotional development.
Jump Start Program
Age: 5-10 years
Fee: FREE to members ($5 for guests)
Date: During the school year
Days: Mon & Wed
Times: 4:15-5:00 p.m.
Jump Start is a fun and functional fitness program for children ages 5 to 10. Each session is programmed to teach healthy habits, strength, stamina and flexibility to improve skills and confidence and to promote a healthy mind set early in childhood. Classes are included in your membership or day rate fee of $5.00 (please check in at the front desk.) This class is first come, first serve with a max of 10 spots, no exceptions. *You must sign up on the ARC Fitness App to reserve your spot. Please take your child to Fitness Room #1 upstairs. They will be brought back downstairs after class.
Family Nerf Wars
Age: 4+ years
Fee: $10 per adult or child
Date: October 16-17
Times: Various times available
Our black light arena will be set with everything you need for an epic battle! Participants will get glow in the dark face paint and a chance to pick out a Nerf Gun and safety glasses. We have designated times for different levels of combat... EASY (geared towards preschoolers or those that might be timid) MEDIUM (youth and preteens) HARD (for ages 12 and up, adults too!) Children 13 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
Age: 3-6 years
Fee: $23.35 (3-4 yrs.) $34.75 (5-6 yrs.)
Date: August 6
Days: Sat (3-4 yrs) Mon (5 yrs) Thurs (6 yrs)
Times: 10am (3-4 yrs) 5:30-6:30pm (5-6 yrs)
Participants will focus on learning the basic skills associated with the sport of soccer through fun, interactive play. A parent or adult representative is required to assist the instructor with their child for the 3-4 year old age group.
T-Ball (Baseball & Softball)
The general goal of this program is to teach kids positive sportsmanship and to have fun. The first two weeks will consist of large group practices. Game schedules and Team Rosters will be put together by Recreation staff. Parent Volunteers are needed for this program to run successfully. Each team will be managed by a Parent Volunteer Coach and all other participants parents will be required to volunteer to help during at least two game days.
This program will take place at WESTERN STAR. Watch for an email before the program begins to find out where your child will be for stations. "Please check your junk folder if you are not getting the emails by the start date.
Age: 3-6 years
Fee: $30 a couple ($10 additional)
Date: To be decided
Times: 2:00-4:00 pm
This event is a formal dance for the little princesses! Daughters ages 3-6 are asked to come with their father, uncle, brother or grandpa etc. Moms can watch the Grand March and then will be asked to leave so they can have some special time together. There will be Subway sandwiches, chips, cookies, beverages, music, dancing, games and small crafts. The Social will begin at 2:00pm and the Grand March will begin at 2:30pm.
Strider Bikes are non-pedal bikes that build confidence and eliminate fear by allowing riders to have their feet on the ground and progress at their own pace. This bike allows children to concentrate on the fundamental skills of balancing, leaning and steering while propelling the bike in a natural way. Helmets and bikes are provided by WPRD (but you may bring your own.) Sessions will meet at the ARC.
Xtrek Youth 1 Mile Race
Age: 4-12 years
Date: Agust 29th
Times: Heats start at 10am or 1pm
Get ready little athletes of Williston! It's time for you to get muddy in our dirtiest Bakken Xtrek ever! (We say that every year but we are serious this time!) ;) We have some new obstacles this year and there are some unique twists to this fun event.
CHECK OUT THE INDOOR PLAYGROUND...
FREE TO ARC MEMBERS!