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August 2021

Bake with Me: Breakfast Muffins

August 4 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Miller Center, 301 Grove St.
Lyncburg, VA 24501 United States
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$10.00 – $13.00

Bake with your preschooler and leave the mess behind! Need an easy breakfast treat? Learn to make healthy and yummy muffins for an easy, quick breakfast. Join us Wednesday, August 4th from 9:30-10:30 am. Register by 8/1.

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Archery Mini-Camp

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Armstrong Gym, 1721 Monsview Place
Lynchburg, VA 24503 United States
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$65.00 – $80.00
Lynchburg Parks and Recreation, archery

Set-up. Aim. Release! Hit the range and learn more than just the safety and basics of shooting! Learn to identify the parts of a bow and arrow, how to maintain a bow, and how to repair an arrow. Spend time on the range perfecting your shot and competing against other archers in games and mini-competitions. Join us starting Wednesday, August 4th from 10 am- 12 pm through August 6th. Register by 8/1.

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Saving the Bay at Your Kitchen Sink

August 5 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Templeton Senior Center, 225 Wiggington Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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FREE

Disposing of liquid waste down the sewer drain can create a sticky situation. Some kitchen waste can wreak havoc in your pipes and in the city sewer system. Lilly Meighan, Education and Outreach Coordinator for Lynchburg Water Resources, will discuss kitchen waste products and how to locally dispose of them in the most environmentally friendly way. Join us Thursday, August 5th from 10:30-11:30 am. Register by 8/2.

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Kids Night Out

August 6 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Miller Center, 301 Grove St.
Lyncburg, VA 24501 United States
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$25.00 – $31.00

Drop off the kiddos for a fun-filled evening at the Rec Center and enjoy a night out! A Croods 2 movie themed evening with a pizza dinner, crafts, games, and snacks! Movie will be shown on the big screen in the Miller Theater. Price is per child. Join us on Friday, August 6th from 5:30-9:30 pm. Register by 8/3.

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Lifeguarding Instructor Recertification Course

August 7 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Miller Park Pool, 301 Grove Street - In the Park
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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$50.00 – $75.00

Who should take this class? Any Lifeguard Instructors who need their skills tested in order to renew their certifications. Participants must pass a final written test and skills challenge in order to obtain certification. Certifications are valid for two years. Join us on Saturday, August 7th from 12-6 pm. Register by 3 days in advance.

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Fungal Forest: Youth Mushroom Workshop

August 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Riverside Park, 2238 Rivermont Avenue
Lynchburg, VA 24503
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$15.00 – $20.00

Discover mycological education with an outdoor class on fungi and a scavenger hunt designed to encourage youth to observe and interact with the different types of fungi. Participants will learn the differences between fungi and plants, the multiple ways fungi grow, different types of fungi, and ultimately why fungi are important to the forest ecosystem. Join us on Saturday, August 7th from 1-3 pm. Register by 8/5.

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Great Cardboard Boat Race

August 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Miller Park Pool, 301 Grove Street - In the Park
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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$16.00 – $20.

Design, build, race, (and most likely) sink! Join us and our new partner the Mighty James River Company in our 3rd annual race to the finish line! Boats must be crewed by a one or two-person team. Awards will be given out for fastest and most creative boats plus the most dramatic sinking. Join us on Saturday, August 7th from 6:30-8 pm. Register by 8/4.

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Intermediate Pottery

August 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jackson Heights: Art Studio, 720 Winston Ridge Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24501 United States
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$130.00 – $145.00

Intermediate potters will hone in on wheel-throwing and handbuilt techniques utilizing the hand-over-hand teaching method. Potters will work on individual projects with specialized instruction. Previous pottery experience required. Join us starting on August 11, 2021, from 6-9 pm through September 29, 2021. Register 3 days in advance.

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Lavender for Home and Health

August 12 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Miller Center, 301 Grove St.
Lyncburg, VA 24501 United States
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$8.00

Lavender has been used for centuries from aromatics in teas and jellies to home remedies for sleeplessness and skin care. Learn the basic properties and uses in culinary, aromatherapy, and skin care from Bonnie of Evergreen Lavender Farm. Participants will make a lavender room spray and sachet during class. Join us on Thursday, August 12th from 6-8 pm. Register by 8/9.

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Sourdough Pizza Making

August 15 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Vehicles – Dodge Grand Caravan – 3186, 301 Grove Street
Lynchburg, VA 24501
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$38.00 – $48.00

Join us for a fun summer evening making pizza outdoors! Baker and pizza maker Michael Grantz of Great Day Gardens will introduce a basic sourdough crust recipe and demonstrate how he bakes pizzas using live fire in an outdoor wood-fired oven. Learn techniques on how to make delicious pizza pie in a home oven. Leave with a crust, pizza recipe, a small bag of local stone-milled flour, a sourdough starter (if needed), and one fresh-baked pizza! Join us on Sunday,…

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