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Aquatic Fitness
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Lap Swim for Fitness
Miller Park Pool
6/11/2018 - 8/4/2018 Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 16+
$40.00 LR | $55.00
Pool Events
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The Great Cardboard Boat Race
Miller Park Pool
8/11/2018 - Sat Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 8+
$10.00

Arts

The Lynchburg Parks and Recreation Arts programs offer a wide variety of classes for children, teens, and adults to assist participants in exploring their creative side. Whether your interested in drawing, painting, dance, stained glass, pottery, knitting, or multi-media art classes and programs, chances are Lynchburg Parks and Recreation offers it! All Arts programs are held at our community centers throughout Lynchburg City where participants have the chance to explore both basic and more advanced techniques with experienced instructors.  

Crafts
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Christmas Gifts Craft Wall Hanging
Templeton Senior Center
11/12/18 - Mon Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 18+
$10.00
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Creative Soap Making
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
11/15/18 - Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Dahlia Book Page Wreath
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/15/18 - Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Fresh Greens Holiday Center Piece
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
12/18/18 - Tue Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$15.00 LR | $23.00
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Rustic Autumn Wreaths
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/18/18 - Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Whimsical Wooden Santa
Templeton Senior Center
12/6/18 - Thu Start: 2:00PM
Ages: 18+
$10.00
Dance
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Beginner Tap AM
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/4/18 - 11/29/18 Tue | Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: 18+
$30.00 LR | $38.00
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Beginner Tap Level 2 PM
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
11/6/18 - 12/11/18 Tue Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$30.00 LR | $38.00
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Beginner Tap PM
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/4/18 - 10/9/18 Tue Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$30.00 LR | $38.00
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Beginners Choreography Workshop
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
8/20/2018 - 8/24/2018 Mon–Fri Start: 4:15 PM
Ages: 8–12
$40.00 LR | $55.00
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Choreography Composition
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
10/4/2018 - 10/25/2018 Thu Start: 4:30 PM
Ages: 8–12
$30.00 LR | $35.00
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Havana Nights Salsa Dance Party
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/5/18 - Fri Start: 8:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door
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Hoop Dance
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
10/16/2018 - 11/6/2018 Tue Start: 7:30 PM
Ages: 14+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Intermediate Tap PM
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/6/18 - 12/13/18 Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$30.00 LR | $38.00
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Intermediate Tap Workshop
classroom 207 @ Miller Center
7/19/18 | 8/16/18 - Thurs Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$8.00
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Intro to Tap Workshop
Miller Center @ Classroom 207
7/17/18 | 8/14/18 - Tue Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$8.00
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KinderCombo
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
10/1/18 - 10/22/18 Mon Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 5–9
$40.00 LR | $45.00
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KinderMotion
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
10/5/2018 - 10/26/2018 Fri Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 3–5
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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KinderTots
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
Varies - Varies Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 1–2
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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Modern Dance
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/4/2018 - 12/18/2018 Tue Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 9–15
$80.00 LR | $90.00
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Mommy & Me Ballet
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/4/18 - 1/22/19 Thu Start: 4:30 PM
Ages: 3–6 with parent
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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Soul Line Dance
Diamond Hill Center
8/20/18 - 10/8/18 Mon | Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$25.00
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Soul Line Dance AM
Multipurpose Room @ Diamond Hill Center
8/22/18 - 11/7/18 Wed Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: 50+
$25.00 | Drop In Fee $5/per class
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Square Dance
The Aviary at Miller Park
11/16/18 - Fri Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: Varies
$5.00 in advance | $8 at the door
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Toddler & Me Dance Class
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/6/18 - 12/6/18 Thu Start: 2:30 PM
Ages: 2–3 with parent
$25.00 LR | $30.00
Multi Media
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Hand-Lettering for Stylish Decor and Invitations
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
8/31/2018 - Fri Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$15.00 LR | $23.00
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Nature Photography
Classroom 304 @ Miller Center
11/1/18 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$10.00
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Young Artist Series
Classroom 304 @ Miller Center
9/19/18 - 12/12/18 Mon Start: 4:00 PM
Ages: 7–11
$45.00 LR | $55.00
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Zen Drawing
Classroom 304 @ Miller Center
11/7/18 - Mon Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
Music
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Hill City Ukulele Circle
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
2nd and 4th Tuesdays | August–December - Tue Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 10+
FREE
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Introduction to Violin
Classroom 308 @ Miller Center
10/4/18 - 11/8/18 Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 7–11
$60.00 LR | $70.00
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Lynchburg Drum Circle
Riverfront Park
5/4/2018 - 11/2/18 First Fridays Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Old Time Jam
Riverside Park Gazebo | Miller Park Aviary (cold weather)
1st Tuesday each month | September–December - Tue Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Song Writers Boot Camp
Classroom 304 @ Miller Center
10/2/18 - 10/23/18 Tue Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$50.00 LR | $60.00
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Song Writers Open Mic
Miller Center Theater
1st Wednesday each month | September–December - Wed Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Ukulele for Kids
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/18/18 - 10/23/18 Tue Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 7–11
$40.00 LR | $50.00
Needle Arts
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Knitting Basics
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/17/18 - 9/24/18 Mon Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Native American Beading and History of Monacan Tribe
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/20/18 - Thu Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$15.00
Painting
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Acrylics Express
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/13/18 - 11/29/18 Thu Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$15.00 LR | $23.00
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Acrylics w/Linda | Cardinals in Winter
Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
11/19/18 - Mon Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Acrylics w/Linda | Welcome Fall Sign
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/24/18 - Mon Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Acrylics w/Linda | Pumpkin on Slate
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/22/18 - Mon Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Acrylics with Linda | Silhouette at Sunrise on Canvas
Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/13/18 - Mon Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Back to School! Family Paint Night & Fondue Bar
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
8/17/18 - Fri Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 6+
$10.00
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Family Paint Night
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/19/18 - Fri Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 6+
$10.00
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Folk Art With Fay
Classroom 306 @ Miller Center
10/10/18 - Wed Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 16+
$30.00 LR | $45.00
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Oil Painting Express
Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/21/18 - 11/13/18 Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$30.00 LR | $45.00
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Paint Party | Paint your Pet
Classroom 304 @ Miller Center
10/24/18 - Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$15.00 LR | $20.00
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Paint Party | Red Roosters
Classroom 304 @ Miller Center
9/18/18 - Tue Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$15.00 LR | $20.00
Pottery
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Pottery: Handbuilt & Wheel
The Art Studio @ Jackson Heights
6/12/18 - 10/3/18 Tue | Wed Start: Varies
Ages: 18+
$115.00 LR | $130.00
Stained Glass
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Stained Glass Panel
The Art Studio @ Jackson Heights
8/30/18 - 12/20/18 Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$130.00 LR | $145.00
Theatre
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Ace the Audition
Theater Rm 205 @ Miller Center
10/10/18 - 10/31/18 Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 13+
$40.00 LR | $50.00
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Adults with Crayons Improv Classes
Theater Rm 205 @ Miller Center
9/6/18 - 12/13/18 Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 16+
FREE
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It's a Wonderful Life Auditions
Theater Rm 205 @ Miller Center
11/5/2018 - 11/6/2018 Mon | Tue Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 10+
FREE
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Stage Combat Training
Theater Rm 205 @ Miller Center
11/10/18 - Sat Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 14–18
$40.00

Athletics

The Athletics program of the Lynchburg Parks and Recreation Department provides exciting team sports and programs for all ages throughout the community. We focus on good sportsmanship, team play, and fun activities for all participants. Whether you’re looking for competitive play or just plain fun, Lynchburg Parks and Recreation has leagues and athletic programs to suit all players! Learn more about our programs and athletics partners below.

Partner Organizations

Lynchburg Parks and Recreation partners with the following athletic organizations to offer additional programming for our citizens. Learn more about our Partner Organizations and visit their websites by visiting the links below.

Blue Ridge Lacrosse Club
Challenged Sports Exchange
Central Virginia United
Central Virginia Volleyball Association
Girls on the Run
Hill City Youth Football and Cheerleading
Lynchburg Little League Baseball
Lynchburg Tennis Patrons Association
Healthy Kids Running Series

Adult Athletics
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40+ Open Play Volleyball
Location TBA
10/7/18 - 10/28/18 Sun Start: 5:00 PM
Ages: 40+
$20.00 LR | $30.00
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Adult Kickball
Peaks View Park
9/11/18 - 10/18/18 Tue | Thurs Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $100.00
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Adult Volleyball: Friday Women's A
Location TBA
11/9/18 - 3/1/19 Fri Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $400.00 | +$15 each Non-Residentident Player
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Adult Volleyball: Friday Women's B
Location TBA
11/9/18 - 3/1/19 Fri Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $400.00 | +$15 each Non-Residentident Player
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Adult Volleyball: Monday B-2
Location TBA
11/05/18 - 2/18/19 Mon Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $400.00 | +$15 each Non-Residentident Player
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Adult Volleyball: Thursday A
Location TBA
11/8/18 - 2/28/19 Thu Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $400.00 | +$15 each Non-Residentident Player
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Adult Volleyball: Tuesday B-1
Location TBA
11/6/18 - 2/19/19 Tues Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $400.00 | +$15 each Non-Residentident Player
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Adult Volleyball: Tuesday B-2
Location TBA
11/5/18 - 2/19/19 Tue Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Team Fee: $400.00 | +$15 each Non-Residentident Player
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Disc Golf Tournament
Peaks View Large Shelter @ Peaks View Park
9/22/18 - Sat Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 16+
$10.00 LR | $15.00
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VolleyBOO Tournament
10/20/18 - Sat Start: 8:00 AM
Ages: 16+
Team Fee: $80.00
Fifty-Plus Athletics
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Fifty Plus Bowling
Fort Hill Bowling Center
Varies - Varies Tue Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 50+
Pay on site
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Fifty-Plus Putt Putt Miniature Golf
Putt Put Golf & Games, 8105 Timberlake Road
Varies - Mon Start: Varies
Ages: 50+
$3.00/two games
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Fifty-Plus Softball
Peaks View Park, Field 1
Varies - Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 50+
$10.00
Youth Athletics
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Boys and Girls Youth Basketball
Location TBA
10/30/18 - 3/9/19 Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 9–18
$50.00 LR | $65.00
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Hill City Hoops
Basketball Court @ Miller Park
7/6/2018 - 8/10/2018 Fri Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 12–18
FREE
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Skateboarding Basics
Skate Park
9/29/18 - Sat Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 9+
$10.00
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Youth Basketball Instructional Program
Basketball Court 2 @ Armory
1/12/19 - 2/23/19 Sat Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 6–8
$40.00 LR | $50.00

Camps

Whether you’re looking to enroll your child in a half-day, full-day, or specialty camp, Lynchburg Parks and Recreation has it all! 

Day Camps
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Day-cations
Meet @ Fairview Center
Varies - Varies Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 50+
$5.00
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Play! Summer Day Camp
Armstrong Gym
6/11/2018 - 7/27/2018 M–F Start: 8:30 AM
Ages: 9–12
$150.00 LR | $165.00
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Summer at the Center: Diamond Hill
Diamond Hill Center
6/11/2018 - 8/3/2018 M–F Start: 8:30 AM
Ages: 6–11
$150.00 LR | $165.00
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Summer at the Center: Yoder
Yoder Center
6/11/2018 - 8/3/2018 M–F Start: 8:30 AM
Ages: 6–9
$150.00 LR | $165.00
Specialty
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KinderMotion
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
10/5/2018 - 10/26/2018 Fri Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 3–5
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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KinderTots
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
Varies - Varies Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 1–2
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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Make & Bake Camp
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
Varies - Varies M–F Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 7–12
$115.00 LR | $130.00
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Master Chef Jr. Camp
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
7/16/2018 - 7/20/2018 M–F Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 9–17
$115.00 LR | $130.00

Enrichment

At Lynchburg Parks and Recreation, we are big promoters of life-long learning. A new skill can help keep you sharp, give you an edge in the job market, or provide a fun, new hobby.

Culinary
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Bean Burgers
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/24/2018 - Wed Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$10.00
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Bread Making
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/16/2018 - Tue Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$5.00
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Choose Health | Food, Fun & Fitness
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/25/2018 - 10/30/2018 Tue Start: 4:00 PM
Ages: 8–12
FREE
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Family Culinary Night
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/14/2018 - Fri Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 5+
$15.00 LR | $20.00
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Family Meal Planning on a Budget
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/20/2018 - Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Frying
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
12/6/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 16+
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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German Soft Pretzels
Inside @ Community Market
10/23/2018 - Tue Start: 4:00 PM
Ages: 4+
$10.00 LR | $15.00
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Hearty Fall Salads and Dressings
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
11/7/2018 - Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$8.00
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Kids in the Kitchen Series
Miller Center
Varies - Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 7–12
$20.00 LR | $30.00
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Knife Skills
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/4/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 16+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Meal Planning on a Budget for Retirees
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/27/2018 - Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Searing
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
11/1/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 16+
$30.00 LR | $35.00
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Smoked BBQ and Ribs
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
8/16/2018 - Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
$20.00 LR | $30.00
Enrichment
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AARP Smart Driver Class
TSC Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/1/2018 - 10/3/2018 Mon, Wed Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 50+
$15.00 AARP Member | $20.00 Non-member
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Beginning German
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/2/2018 - 10/30/2018 Tue Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 21+
$15.00
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Benefits of Laughter
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/18/2018 - Thu Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 21+
FREE
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ClearCaptions | Communicating Better by Phone
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/11/2018 - Tue Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Creative Soap Making
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
11/15/18 - Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Diamond Hill Fall Luncheon Series
Diamond Hill Center
Varies - Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages:
FREE
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Essential Oils Series
Classroom 306 @ Miller Center
Varies - Varies Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$12.00 LR | $15.00
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Family Night Series
Fairview Center
9/13/2018 | 10/18/2018 | 11/15/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: All Ages
$5.00 per family | Per activity
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From Wooly Worms to Real-Time Radar | How Far Have We Come?
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/4/2018 - Thu Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Glimpses of Antarctica
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
11/13/2018 - Tue Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 30+
FREE
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Good Neighbor Day | Fairview
Fairview Center
9/28/2018 - Fri Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 6+
FREE
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Literature for Life
TSC Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/13/18 - 12/13/18 2nd Thu each month Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 21+
FREE
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New Chapter Book Group
The Drowsy Poet, 2236 Lakeside Drive
Varies - Varies Mon Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 21+
FREE
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Rape Aggression Defense Class (RAD)
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/22/2018 - 10/13/2018 Sat Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 15+
FREE
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Shifting Gears | Welcome to Retirement
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
11/6/2018 - Tue Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Tinbridge Hill Night Out
Yoder Center
9/4/2018 - Tue Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 6+
$5.00
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Voice Acting: Getting Paid to Talk
Classroom 306 @ Miller Center
10/4/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Wrapping Party
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
12/5/2018 - Wed Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 21+
FREE
Games
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Bridge | Intermediate
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/10/2018 - 10/15/2018 Mon Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 21+
$30.00 LR | $45.00
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Bridge | Intermediate Continued
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/22/2018 - 11/12/2018 Mon Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 21+
$25.00 LR | $40.00
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Bridge Club | Friday
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
Varies - Varies Fri Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 18+
Club Fee to Play
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Bridge Club | Monday
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
Varies - Varies Mon Start: 12:30 PM
Ages: 18+
Club Fee to Play
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Bridge Club | Wednesday
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
Varies - Varies Wed Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
Club Fee to Play
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Canasta
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
Varies - Varies Fri Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 30+
FREE
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Mahjong
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
Varies - Varies Thu Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 30+
FREE
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Social Bridge
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
Varies - Varies Tue | Thur Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Social Bridge | All Day Play Event
Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/16/2018 - Tue Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 21+
$5.00
Gardening
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Deck the Halls, Naturally
Classroom 306 @ Miller Center
12/1/2018 - Sat Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 16+
$7.00
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Deer Resistant Bulbs for Fall
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
11/14/2018 - Wed Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Flower Arranging
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
8/8/2018 - Wed Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$12.00 LR | $18.00
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Gardening by the Season | Fall and Winter
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/19/2018 - Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Gardens of the World | Italian Gardens
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/18/2018 - Tue Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 30+
FREE
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Perpetual Poetry
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/3/2018 - 12/12/2018 Wed Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
$15.00 LR | $23.00
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Rain Barrel Workshop
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/6/2018 | 10/10/2018 - Wed | Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 16+
FREE to Attend, $50 to Purchase Rain Barrel
Preschool
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Mommy & Me Ballet
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/4/18 - 1/22/19 Thu Start: 4:30 PM
Ages: 3–6 with parent
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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Story & Snack Series
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
Varies - Varies Thu Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 2–5
$3.00 per session
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Toddler & Me Dance Class
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/6/18 - 12/6/18 Thu Start: 2:30 PM
Ages: 2–3 with parent
$25.00 LR | $30.00
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When I Grow Up Series
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
Varies - Varies Thu Start: 9:30 AM
Ages: 2–5
FREE
Presentations
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Aging with Attitude
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/5/2018 - Wed Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Can my family enroll in WIC?
Daniel's Hill Center
10/11/2018 - Thu Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Cuba Today
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/30/2018 - Tue Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Gardens of the World–The Rose Defined
TSC Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
7/24/2018 - Tue Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Is your rental property "Good To Go?"
College Hill Center
10/4/2018 - 11/29/2018 Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Meet the Artist | Rodney Laughon
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/14/2018 - Tue Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 21+
FREE
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Stressed is Desserts Spelled Backwards
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/2/2018 - Tue Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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The Jungle Home of Borneo's Orangutans
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/16/2018 - Tue Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 30+
FREE
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The Legendary Buffalo Soldiers of America's West
Rm 206 @ Miller Center
10/14/2018 - Sun Start: 3:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
Technology
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Internet Safety
Classroom 306 @ Miller Center
10/11/18 - Thu Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Intro to Computers
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/4/18 - Thu Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Microsoft Word | The Basics You Need to Know
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/25/18 - Thu Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Social Media Savvy: Snapchat
Classroom 306 @ Miller Center
8/9/2018 - Thu Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Technology for Seniors
Craft Room @ Daniel's Hill Center
10/4/18 - 11/15/18 Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: 50+
FREE

Events

In our parks, on our trails, and in our community centers, Lynchburg Parks and Recreation is pleased to offer many special events, bringing the community together to celebrate, learn, and enjoy! Read below to find out what we have coming up soon. 

Events
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50's Nostalgia Week at Templeton Senior Center
Templeton Senior Center
8/6/2018 - 8/9/2018 Mon–Thu Start: Varies
Ages: 21+
FREE
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Breakfast for Lunch
TSC Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/28/2018 - Tue Start: 11:30 AM
Ages: All Ages
$4.00
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Celebration of Lights
Riverside Park
12/7/2018 - 12/31/2018 M-Su Start: 5:00pm
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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College Hill Open House
College Hill Center
11/1/2018 - Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Daniel's Hill Open House
Daniel's Hill Center
11/1/2018 - Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Disc Golf Tournament
Peaks View Large Shelter @ Peaks View Park
9/22/18 - Sat Start: 9:00 AM
Ages: 16+
$10.00 LR | $15.00
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Family Campout at Riverside Park
Riverside Park
9/21/2018 - 9/22/2018 Fri–Sat Start: 5:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
$25.00 per campsite
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Family Night Series
Fairview Center
9/13/2018 | 10/18/2018 | 11/15/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: All Ages
$5.00 per family | Per activity
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Food Truck Thursdays
Miller Park
4/5/2018 - 9/27/2018 Thurs Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: All
Free event | Price of food varies
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Glow Ride on Percival's Island
Percival's Island Trail
8/24/2018 - Fri Start: 8:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Havana Nights Salsa Dance Party
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
10/5/18 - Fri Start: 8:00 PM
Ages: 18+
Tickets $10 in advance, $12 at the door
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Hill City Hoops
Basketball Court @ Miller Park
7/6/2018 - 8/10/2018 Fri Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 12–18
FREE
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Kubb Tournament
Field 8 & 9 | Peaks View Park
10/13/2018 - Sat Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: All Ages
$30.00 per team
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Kwanzaa Holiday Celebration
Miller Center
12/28/2018 - Fri Start: 4:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
FREE
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Mad Hatter's Tea Party
Green Room @ Templeton Senior Center
7/25/2018 - Wed Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 7+
$5.00
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Summer Concert Series at Templeton Senior Center
Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
6/9/2018 | 7/14/2018 | 8/11/2018 - Sat Start: 7:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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The Great Cardboard Boat Race
Miller Park Pool
8/11/2018 - Sat Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 8+
$10.00
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Veterans Appreciation Luncheon
Moose Lodge 715
11/8/2018 - Thu Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: 18+
FREE Veterans | $6.00 Non-veterans
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Zombie Laser Tag
Riverside Park
10/26/2018 - Fri Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 7+
$75.00/Team

Health and Fitness

A healthy, active lifestyle is something we all strive towards, and taking classes at Lynchburg Parks and Recreation is a great way to add a new activity or interest into the mix. At Parks and Recreation, we offer classes for all ages and abilities, at many different locations. Our goal is to make it easier for you to start reaching a new level of fitness that fits your schedule and meets your personal goals.

Fitness
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Beachbody Fit Club | Thursdays
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
9/6/2018 - 12/20/2018 Thu Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$10.00
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Cardio Exercise Class
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/2/2018 - 12/27/2018 Tue | Thur Start: 5:30 PM
Ages: 21+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
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Fairview Fitness
Craft Room @ Fairview Center
8/1/2018 - 12/28/2018 Mon, Wed, Fri Start: 11:45 AM
Ages: 50+
$24.00 LR | $36.00
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Hoop Dance
Classroom 207 @ Miller Center
10/16/2018 - 11/6/2018 Tue Start: 7:30 PM
Ages: 14+
$20.00 LR | $25.00
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Mamas on the Move
Alpine Trail @ Riverside Park
Varies - Varies Wed | Sat Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Tai Chi Basics
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/7/2018 - 12/27/2018 Tue Start: 4:00 PM
Ages: 50+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
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Video Chair Exercise
TSC Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/2/2018 - 12/31/2018 Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri Start: 9:15 AM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Yoga | AM
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/7/2018 - 12/27/2018 Tue Start: 8:15 AM
Ages: 50+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
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Yoga | PM
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/2/2018 - 12/27/2018 Thu Start: 6:45 PM
Ages: 21+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
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Yoga in the Park with Yoga Goodness Studio
Riverside Park
9/8/2018 - 9/22/2018 Sat Start: 8:30 AM
Ages: 16+
FREE
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Zumba | PM
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/2/2018 - 12/31/2018 Mon | Wed Start: 5:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
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Zumba at Noon
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/2/2018 - 12/27/2018 Tue, Thu Start: 12:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
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Zumba Strong
TSC Blue Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/2/2018 - 9/27/2018 Tue, Thur Start: 3:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$25.00 LR | $38.00
Wellness
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A Matter of Balance | Fall Prevention
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/4/2018 - 9/27/2018 Tue, Thu Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Better Breastfeeding
Craft Room @ Daniel's Hill Center
11/8/2018 - Thu Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Community CPR Class
Craft Room @ Diamond Hill Center
9/25/2018 - Tue Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Fall Prevention and Recovery
TSC Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
10/18/2018 - 10/25/2018 Thu Start: 12:45 PM
Ages: 21+
FREE
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Headache Relief
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
9/26/2018 - Wed Start: 2:30 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Laughter Yoga
TSC Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
8/20/2018 - 8/27/2018 Mon Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 21+
$10.00
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Lunch & Learn | Spinal Screenings
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
11/14/2018 - Wed Start: 12:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Medicare: What You Should Know
Templeton Senior Center
10/9/2018 - Tue Start: 10:30 AM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Mind Boosting Winter Superfoods
Community Room 102 @ Miller Center
12/5/2018 - Wed Start: 2:30 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Q&A with the Doc-umentary
Theater Rm 205 @ Miller Center
11/1/2018 - Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 18+
FREE
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Recreation Shuffle | Senior Program
Fairview Center
9/4/2018 - 5/31/2019 Varies Start: Varies
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Staying Healthy and Active
Craft Room @ Diamond Hill Center
10/4/2018 - 11/29/2018 Thu Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 50+
FREE
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Understanding Pain
Yellow Room @ Templeton Senior Center
9/17/2018 - Mon Start: 6:00 PM
Ages: 21+
FREE

Nature and Outdoors

Whether your interest is as far-reaching as the stars or as nearby as your own backyard, the Naturalist program staff at Lynchburg Parks and Recreation offers hands-on activities that help teach environmental awareness and resource conservation with an emphasis on interpretation, stewardship and management of local natural resources. Our trained naturalists also offer a number of exciting outdoor adventure and custom programs for civic organizations, school groups, scouts and the general public. Join Lynchburg Parks and Recreation to learn more about the natural world around you.

Nature Programs
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I Spy | Family Night Hike
Ardmore Entrance @ Peaks View Park
12/7/2018 - Fri Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: All Ages
$5.00
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I Spy | Toddler Treasure Hunt
Cabin @ Ivy Creek Park
10/20/2018 - Sat Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: 2–5
$3.00
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Nature Craft: Bird Feeders
Miller Center Rm 306
9/29/2018 - Sat Start: 2:00 PM
Ages: 3+
$2.00
Outdoor Recreation
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Archery Open Range
Armstrong Gym
11/17/2018 - Sat Start: 1:00 PM
Ages: 8+
$10.00
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Canoe Down the River
James River State Park
8/18/2018 - Sat Start: 09:00AM
Ages: 12+
$18.00
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Family Campout at Riverside Park
Riverside Park
9/21/2018 - 9/22/2018 Fri–Sat Start: 5:00 PM
Ages: All Ages
$25.00 per campsite
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Kayak Quickstart | Adult Class
Canoe Ramp @ Ivy Creek Park
9/15/2018 - Sat Start: 09:00 AM
Ages: 18+
$20.00
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Kayak Quickstart: Just for Kids!
Canoe Ramp @ Ivy Creek Park
9/15/2018 - Sat Start: 11:00 AM
Ages: 8–17
$20.00
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Ladies Night Out Series
Various places
10/11/2018 | 11/8/2018 - Thu Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 18+
$5.00 per class
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The Great Cardboard Boat Race
Miller Park Pool
8/11/2018 - Sat Start: 6:30 PM
Ages: 8+
$10.00

Out of School

After-School Programs at Lynchburg Parks and Recreation’s neighborhood centers provide a safe, happy place for your child to hang out after school and get that pesky homework done at a location convenient for your family. Healthy snacks, active, outdoor time, crafts activities, and tutoring are part of the daily activities at each center. 

After School Programs
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After-School Program | August 2018–May 2019
Various Neighborhood Centers
Varies - Varies Mon–Fri Start: 03:00 PM
Ages: 6–17
FREE
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After-School Program August 2018–May 2019
Various Neighborhood Centers
8/13/2018 - 5/31/2019 Mon–Fri Start: 03:00 PM
Ages: 6–17
FREE
Out-Of-School Programs
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Preschool Play Group
Daniel's Hill Center
9/5/2018 - 5/24/2019 Wed, Fri Start: 10:00 AM
Ages: Birth to age 5 with adult caregiver
FREE

Therapeutic Recreation

Special Needs Programs
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Therapeutic Recreation
Varies - Fri Start: 4:30 PM
Ages: 10+
FREE

Trips

In addition to our various classes, programs, and activities offered, Lynchburg Parks and Recreation has also added new excursions to our offerings. Join us for a day-long hike, a shopping trip, or a brewery tour. If you’re looking to get away for the day, Lynchburg Parks and Recreation can help!

Trips
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Experience Downtown Roanoke
Meet at Miller Center
8/11/2018 - Sat Start: 8:00 AM
Ages: 18+
$12.00
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Fall Foliage Trail Ride
Meet at Miller Center
10/19/2018 - Fri Start: 8:30 AM
Ages: 18+
$40.00
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Plein Air Painting at Historic Avoca
Meet at Miller Center
10/12/2018 - Fri Start: 8:30 AM
Ages:
$40.00
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Virginia Clay Festival
Meet at Miller Center
9/22/2018 - Sat Start: 8:00 AM
Ages: 18+
$20.00