Recreation Department Events
Snowshoeing Club: Saturday, February 4th, at 10:00AM we will meet at St. John's University to do some snowshoeing, have a snack and discuss other parks we can go to each week. All levels are welcome. We will plan to do this every Saturday thru February. Check the website for location each week. This event is free. Join us for some outdoor fun! Call Rhonda with questions, 320-250-0967
Plastic Eggs: we are collecting plastic eggs you no longer want and would like to donate them to the city for a future activity. Drop them off at the Government Center from 8:00AM-4:30PM
Estate Planning: Wednesday, Feb 1, we will have an informational workshop provided by Catholic United Financial on Estate Planning. We will meet at the St Joseph Government Center, 6:00-7:00PM. We will have cookies, cocoa and water for your enjoyment.
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Dodgeball: Kids in grades 5-8 are invited to join us for some nerf ball throwing fun on Thursdays, Feb 2, 9, 16, 23; 6:30-7:30PM at Kennedy Community School. Sign up at: https://isd742.ce.eleyo.com/course/5359/winter-2023/dodgeball-for-youth-at-kennedy-grades-5-8
Bingo: Wednesday, Feb. 15, 22 and March 1st we will have free Bingo games at 6:00PM. Play 10 games of Bingo for chances to win prizes. Feb 15 and March 1st will be random prizes, Feb 22 is Candy Bar Bingo. St Joseph Government Center. Come join the fun and bring a friend.
Senior Walking Pass: Seniors have the opportunity to use the walking path at the Haehn Campus Center, 30138 College Ave. M-F 6:30AM-11PM; Sat-Sun 8AM-10PM from Nov 1-March 31. Sign up at the Haehn Campus Center $55
Senior Yoga: Wednesdays, 1:30-2:30, Heritage Hall; $3.50 if you are a member of the Whitney Senior Center or $5.00 for non-members. Call (320) 255-7245 to register. Increase your flexibility, balance, and range of motion as you move your entire body through a series of seated and standing yoga poses. Restorative breathing exercises and relaxation promote stress reduction and mental clarity. Optional chair support provides added stability when needed.
Enhance Fitness: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30-2:30, Heritage Hall; $3.50 if you are a member of the Whitney Senior Center or $5.00 for non-members. Call (320) 255-7245 to register. An evidence-based program designed to improve the overall functional fitness and well-being of older adults. The exercises focus on four key areas important to health and fitness: stretching and flexibility; low impact aerobics; strength training; and balance.
Open Gym/Pickleball at Kennedy Sundays from 11-2:00PM and Tuesdays from 6-8:00PM. Come play basketball, volleyball, soccer, or whatever you choose $2
Volleyball for Kids: January 10, 12, 17, 19; 6-7:00PM - Kids in grades 3-5 can learn to play volleyball at Kennedy Community School. Learn to pass, set, hit, and serve. Sign up at:
https://isd742.ce.eleyo.com/course/5222/winter-2023/volleyball-for-youth-at-kennedy-grades-3-5 Registration opens December 19th, Limit of 20 players. $20/person
Snowfest: Saturday, January 28, 11:00AM-6:00PM: 11-1:00 at Memorial Park will be Ice Skating, Sledding, Hot Cocoa, Cookies, Snow Shoeing, Face Painting, Snow Sculptures/painting; 1-4:00 at Millstream Park will be Dog Training Demo, Rescues dogs, Silent Run Dog sled rides, Food Truck, Wag on Wheel Mobile(nail clipping, grooming):
3-6:00 downtown will be a Game Crawl with Ring Toss at Jupiter Moon, Jenga at The Middy, Guess Who at the LaPlayette, and Yard Pong at Sal’s. All four locations will also have Hammer-Schlagen available to play.
Cookies & Cocoa Estate Planning Workshop
Wednesday, Feb 1, we will have an informational workshop provided by Catholic United Financial on Estate Planning. We will meet at the St Joseph Government Center, 6:00-7:00PM. We will have cookies, cocoa and water for your enjoyment. Register using this link: https://www.cityofstjoseph.com/FormCenter/Epayment-Forms-4/Cookies-and-Cocoa-Estate-Planning-Worksh-55
Additional programs offered through St. Cloud Community Education can be found at www.isd742.org/page/903