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Activities List

1/1/1900 2016 Avondale Gym Basketball Camp
 
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1/1/1900 2016 Avondale Gym Basketball Camp
 
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8/28/2013 Senior Stroll - August 28
 
Activity Description:  Calling all Senior Citizens! Feeling the need to get out and enjoy the summer sun? Now is your chance! We are inviting you to join us at Ellwood Park the last Wednesday of June, July, August, and September for our Senior Strolls. Take time to meet new people while going on fun, themed, and educational walks! Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2013 Location: Ellwood Park (east end) Time: 10:00-11:00am Questions Contact: Event Coordinator (806-378-9034)
9/23/2013 2013 Mayor's Half Marathon Results
 
Activity Description:  Please visit the following website to view all the results from the Mayor's Half Marathon: http://www.lonestarrunnersclub.net/Results.htm
6/25/2014 2014 Junior Guard 1st Session- Southeast Pool
 
Activity Description:  June 23, 24 & 26 - Fee includes Training, visor, whistle and t-shirt( **Adult size t-shirts). Last 30 minutes of class is "FREE" time. Bring a towel, water bottle and money for the concessions (optional) This session is for ages 11-15 year olds. Training in basic First-Aid, CPR and aquatic rescue procedures. Our program is fun and educational. Our goal is to prepare youth for the skills necessary to the work in the lifeguard environment, promote lifetime fitness values, how to become an effective team member, and leadership skills. Registration Form
7/28/2014 2014 Memorial Park Volleyball Camp
 
Activity Description:  Come join us for our youth Volleyball Camp for kids 7-13 years. Camp will be held at Memorial Park from July 28 - August 1, 6:00pm to 7:00pm, Monday - Friday. Register on site: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. All participants must bring a school supply item to participate.
8/19/2014 Starlight Theater - August 19th
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the last concert of the season. As we end it with our Back To School Bash special enjoy the wonderful band, while the kids enjoy the inflatable bouncer!! It's a perfect outing for the whole family! Come out and enjoy!
Date: Tuesday, August 19th , 2014
Location: Sam Houston Park
Time: 7:00-9:00pm
Featuring: Insufficiant Funds (Swing,Blues,Funk) *Inflatable bouncer will have a fee of 1$
Questions Contact: Event Coordinator (806-378-3069) 2014 Starlight Theater Concert Schedule
8/27/2014 Senior Social-August 27th
 
Activity Description:  Come out to Ellwood Park for another one of our Senior Social of the season!! Lets have some fun with games, activities and friends!
Date: Wednesday, August 27th , 2014
Location: Ellwood Park (east end)
Time: 10:00am-11:00 am
Questions Contact: Event Coordinator (806-378-3069)
9/22/2014 2014 Mayor's Half Marathon Race Results
 
Activity Description:  Please click on the above 2014 Mayors Race Results or visit the following website to view all the results from the 2014 Mayor's Half Marthon: http://www.lonestarrunnersclub.net/Results.htm 2014 RESULTS
9/24/2014 Senior Social-September 24th
 
Activity Description:  Come out to Ellwood Park for another one of our Senior Social of the season!! Lets have some fun with games, activities, community information booths and music by Patrick Swindell and Pizzazz!
Date: Wednesday, September 24th , 2014
Location: Ellwood Park (east end)
Time: 10:00am-11:00am
Questions Contact: Event Coordinator (806-378-3069)
9/27/2014 2014 Punt, Pass, & Kick
 
Activity Description:  Is your child a football star? Find out at the annual NFL Punt, Pass, and Kick competition! The winners of each age bracket receive prizes and a chance to advance to the regional competition in Lubbock. Boys and Girls may compete FREE! Register online at amarilloparks.org or in-person at City Hall, Room 201.

Early registration accepted until September 25th.
On-site registration is September 27th.

Event Date: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Competition Time: 8:00-9:30am
Awards: 10:00am - 10:30am
Location: Dick Bivins Stadium Tennis shoes only- No cleats please! Ages: 6-15

Questions? Please contact: Event Coordinator (806-378-3069) 2014 FINAL Results - alpha list
5/18/2015 2015 Helping Hands Scholarships
 
Activity Description:  The Helping Hands Swim Lesson Scholarship is for those applicants who qualify and while funds are available. The swim lessons are taught at Thompson Park Swimming Pool. Please see scholarship information letter and application to apply. Scholarship Info & Application
8/26/2015 2015 Ellwood Park Social Hour - August 26
 
Activity Description:  Calling all Active Adults! Feeling the need to get out and enjoy the summer sun? Now is your chance! We are inviting you to join us at Ellwood Park and enjoy games, activities and friends

Live music featuring Jason Patrick! Visit various vendor booths for information and goodies.

Date: Wednesday, August 26, 2015
Location: Ellwood Park (east end)
Time: 10:00am-11:30 am

Questions Contact: Event Coordinator (806-378-3069)
9/26/2015 2015 Punt, Pass, and Kick
 
Activity Description:  Is your child a football star? Find out at the annual NFL Punt, Pass, and Kick competition! The winners of each age bracket receive prized and a chance to advance to the regional competition in Lubbock. Ages 6-15 (age as of 12-31-15) Boys and girls may participate. 8:00a.m-9:00a.m Registration
4/21/2016 2016 Tree Care & Safety Workshop
 
Activity Description:  PRE-REGISTRATION: MARCH 01-APRIL 14, 2016 ($30.00) (Includes T-shirt).

Late Registration: April 15-April 21, 2016. Please call 378-9397 to register after deadline.


CEU's available through
     - Amarillo College - 0.7
     - International Society of Arborculture - 5.5
     - Texas Department of Agriculture - 5

Onsite registration available day of the workshop. For additional information, please call 378-9397 or e-mail us at parks@amarilloparks.org. AGENDA FOR GENERAL SESSION
5/6/2016 2016 Lifeguard Training 1- Southwest Pool
 
Activity Description:  Class is Friday May 6- Sunday May 8, 2016.
Fri. May 6th- 5:00pm- 8:00pm Park Station (6th and Western)
Sat. May 7th- 9:00am- 8:00pm Southwest Pool (48th and Bell)
Sun. May 8th- 1:00pm- 6:00pm Southwest Pool
Bring fluids, snacks and several towels. Training provided by Amarillo Parks & Recreation. Certification provided by Ellis & Associates. Only $50 will be refunded if you cancel the class or you do not pass the pre swim.
5/13/2016 2016 Lifeguard Training 2- Southwest Pool
 
Activity Description:  Class is Friday May 13- Sunday May 15, 2016.
Fri. May 13th- 5:00pm- 8:00pm Park Station (6th and Western)
Sat. May 14th- 9:00am- 8:00pm Southwest Pool (48th and Bell)
Sun. May 15th- 1:00pm- 6:00pm Southwest Pool
Bring fluids, snacks and several towels. Training provided by Amarillo Parks & Recreation. Certification provided by Ellis & Associates. Only $50 will be refunded if you cancel the class or you do not pass the pre swim.
5/20/2016 2016 Lifeguard Training 3- Southwest Pool
 
Activity Description:  Class is Friday May 20- Sunday May 22, 2016.
Fri. May 20th- 5:00pm- 8:00pm Park Station (6th and Western)
Sat. May 21st- 9:00am- 8:00pm Southwest Pool (48th and Bell)
Sun. May 22nd- 1:00pm- 6:00pm Southwest Pool
Bring fluids, snacks and several towels. Training provided by Amarillo Parks & Recreation. Certification provided by Ellis & Associates. Only $50 will be refunded if you cancel the class or you do not pass the pre swim.
5/27/2016 2016 Lifeguard Training 4- Southwest Pool
 
Activity Description:  Class is Friday May 27- Sunday May 29, 2016.
Fri. May 27th- 5:00pm- 8:00pm Park Station (6th and Western)
Sat. May 28th- 9:00am- 8:00pm Southwest Pool (48th and Bell)
Sun. May 29th- 1:00pm- 6:00pm Southwest Pool
Bring fluids, snacks and several towels. Training provided by Amarillo Parks & Recreation. Certification provided by Ellis & Associates. Only $50 will be refunded if you cancel the class or you do not pass the pre swim.
5/31/2016 2016 Starlight Theater May 31
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: May, 31 2016

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034 Starlight Theater Flyer Schedule
6/2/2016 2016 Lifeguard Training 5- Southeast Pool
 
Activity Description:  Class is Tuesday May 31- Saturday June 4, 2016.
Tues. May 31st- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool (34th and Osage)
Wed. June 1st- 8:00am- 1:00pm Thompson Pool (NE 24th and Dumas Highway)
Thurs. June 2nd- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool
Fri. June 3rd- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool
Sat. June 4th- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool
Bring fluids, snacks and several towels. Training provided by Amarillo Parks & Recreation. Certification provided by Ellis & Associates. Only $50 will be refunded if you cancel the class or you do not pass the pre swim.
6/6/2016 2016 Glenwood Baseball Camp
 
Activity Description:  All youth ages 7-13 are welcome at camp. Each participant must provide a SCHOOL SUPPLY ITEM in order to participate in all camp activities.
Registration: June 6th 9:30am - 10:00am (first come, first serve)
Glenwood Park, SE 27th & Roberts
Cost: School Supply Item (at least one per participant)
For more information, please call 378-9391
6/7/2016 2016 Starlight Theater June 7
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: June 7, 2016

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE!

For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
6/13/2016 2016 Lifeguard Training 6 - Southeast Pool
 
Activity Description:  Class is Monday June 13 - Friday June 17, 2016. NO CLASS on WEDNESDAY
Mon. June 13th- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool (34th and Osage)
Tues. June 14th- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool
Thurs. June 16th- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool
Fri. June 17th- 8:00am- 1:00pm Southeast Pool
Bring fluids, snacks and several towels. Training provided by Amarillo Parks & Recreation. Certification provided by Ellis & Associates. Only $50 will be refunded if you cancel the class or you do not pass the pre swim.
6/14/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - June 14
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: June 14, 2016

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
6/14/2016 2016 Jr. Guard 1st Session- Southwest Pool
 
Activity Description:  June 14, 15 & 16
Fee includes Training, visor, whistle and ADULT size t-shirt. Last 30 minutes of class is "FREE" time. Bring a towel, water bottle and money for the concessions (optional)

This session is for ages 11-15 year olds. Training in basic First-Aid, CPR and aquatic rescue procedures. Our program is fun and educational. Our goal is to prepare youth for the skills necessary to the work in the lifeguard environment, promote lifetime fitness values, how to become an effective team member, and leadership skills. Registration Form
6/21/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - June 21
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: June 21, 2016

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
6/27/2016 2016 Jr. Guard 2nd Session- Southeast Pool
 
Activity Description:  June 27, 28 & 30
Fee includes Training, visor, whistle and ADULT size t-shirt. Last 30 minutes of class is "FREE" time. Bring a towel, water bottle and money for the concessions (optional)

This session is for ages 11-15 year olds. Training in basic First-Aid, CPR and aquatic rescue procedures. Our program is fun and educational. Our goal is to prepare youth for the skills necessary to the work in the lifeguard environment, promote lifetime fitness values, how to become an effective team member, and leadership skills. Registration Form
6/28/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - June 28
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: June 28, 2016

Band: Mike Fuller and the Repeat Offenders (Country Genre)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
7/5/2016 2016 Starlight Theater July 5
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Band: Buster Bledsoe Band (Country/Texas Country Genre)

Date: July 5, 2016

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
7/5/2016 2016 Jr. Guard RENEWAL- Southwest Pool
 
Activity Description:  July 5 & 7
Fee includes Training, visor, whistle and t-shirt( **Adult size t-shirts). Last 30 minutes of class is "FREE" time. Bring a towel, water bottle and money for the concessions (optional)

This class is for students that have had at least 1 yr experience, and are ages 12-15. This 2 day course will update CPR skills and first aid skills. Registration Form
7/6/2016 2016 Under the Sea - Thompson Pool
 
Activity Description:  Join us for an adventure under the sea! Swim with your favorite ocean critter and enjoy fun games for the whole family.

Family night Fee Applies: $1.75 per person

Date: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 Location: Thompson Pool Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
7/11/2016 2016 Glenwood Soccer Camp
 
Activity Description:  Come join us for our 5th annual soccer camp 2016. Register on site, Glenwood Park (SE 27th & Roberts). Registration begins at 9:30am. Soccer Camp is July 11-15 2016 10:00am - 11:00am, Monday thru Friday. All participates must provide a school supply item in order to participate in all camp activities.
7/12/2016 2016 Creativity Club - Star Wars
 
Activity Description:  Hello young Padawans! Are you a young Jedi ready to learn the ways of the force? Then come to Creativity Club and participate in our many activities! Inspired by the amazing Star Wars films, you will learn the ways of the Jedi by creating your own light sabers, light canisters and more! Come on out to an intergalactic day of fun!

Date: Tuesday, July 12, 2016 Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Thursday, July 14, 2016

Time: 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Location: Memorial Park Gazebo
7/12/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - July 12
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: July 12,2016

Band: Blue Denim II and Friends (Western/Swing Genre)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
7/13/2016 2016 Jr. Guard 3rd Session- Thompson Pool
 
Activity Description:  July 13, 14 & 15
Fee includes Training, visor, whistle and ADULT size t-shirt. Last 30 minutes of class is "FREE" time. Bring a towel, water bottle and money for the concessions (optional)

This session is for ages 11-15 year olds. Training in basic First-Aid, CPR and aquatic rescue procedures. Our program is fun and educational. Our goal is to prepare youth for the skills necessary to the work in the lifeguard environment, promote lifetime fitness values, how to become an effective team member, and leadership skills. Registration Form
7/18/2016 2016 Glenwood Football Camp
 
Activity Description:  All youth ages 7-13 are welcome at camp. Each participant must provide a school supply items in order to participate in all camp activities. Registration: June 20th, Glenwood Park, 9:30am - 10:00am (first come, first serve). Camp Time: 10:00am-11:00am
7/19/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - July 19
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: July 19, 2016

Band: The Martinis (Jazz)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
7/26/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - July 26
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: July 26, 2016

Band: Just-2-Guys (Country/Rock Genre)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
7/28/2016 2016 Memorial Park Volleyball Camp
 
Activity Description:  Come join us for our youth Volleyball Camp for kids 7-13 years. Camp will be held at Memorial Park from July 25 - July 29, 6:00pm to 7:00pm, Monday - Friday. Register on site: 5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. All participants must bring a school supply item to participate.
7/28/2016 2016 Robert E Lee Gym Basketball Camp
 
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8/2/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - August 2
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: August 2, 2016

Band: The Dust Jackets (Folk/Rock/Americana Genre)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
8/9/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - August 9
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: August 9, 2016

Band: Smokey City Rhythm Revue (Classic Rock/Blues/Jazz/Originals)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
8/16/2016 2016 Starlight Theater - August 16
 
Activity Description:  Don't miss the incredible talent in Amarillo this summer! Every Tuesday night, enjoy a different free performance by local artists. From rock n' roll to jazz, there will be something for everyone! It's a perfect outing for the whole family!

Date: August 16, 2016

Band: Insufficient Funds (Class Rock/Variety)

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Sam Houston Park

Admission is FREE! For questions, please contact the Event Coordinator at 806-378-9034
8/26/2016 2016 Healthy Parks, Healthy People - Ellwood Park
 
Activity Description:  Calling all active adults! Feeling the need to get out and enjoy the summer sun?

Now is your chance! We are inviting you to join us at Ellwood Park the last Friday of August for our health fair. Enjoy the outdoors, music, games, vendor booths and more!

Date: Friday, August 26, 2016 Location: East end of Ellwood Park Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm
9/24/2016 2016 Punt, Pass & Kick - Dick Bivins Stadium
 
Activity Description:  Is your child a football star? Find out at the annual NFL Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition!

The winners of each age bracket receive prizes and a chance to advance to the regional competition in Lubbock.

Register online at amarilloparks.org or in-person at City Hall, Room 201.

Early registration will be accepted until September 22nd at noon. On-site registration is September 24th until 9am.

Date: September 24, 2016
Location: Dick Bivins Stadium

Ages: 6 - 15 (ages as of 12/31/16)

Time:

8:00am - 9:00am - Registration

8:00am - 9:30am - Competition

10:00am - Awards (time will vary)

Boys and girls may participate. FREE to register! 2016 PPK Registration Form
2/1/2017 2017 Firedogs Calendar- To Be Mailed
 
Activity Description:  All proceeds from the sale of these calendars will go towards the Helping Hands Scholarship Fund. The goal of the Helping Hands program is to increase the number of children that learn to swim, and take away the financial barrier many people face when deciding if their children should learn to swim. Inside Pictures
10/17/2017 2017 Tree Care and Safety Workshop
 
Activity Description:  REGISTRATION: AUGUST 28 - OCTOBER 15, 2017 ($30.00) (Includes T-shirt and lunch).

Registration after October 15th please call 378-9397.


CEU's available through
     - Amarillo College
     - International Society of Arborculture
     - Texas Department of Agriculture

Onsite registration available day of the workshop. For additional information, please call 378-9397 or e-mail us at parks@amarilloparks.org. Agenda