January 2, 2020, 9:00 AM - August 27, 2020, 10:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Get Fit, Stay Fit! Join our energized instructor in this low-impact, core strengthening program designed to improve balance, flexibility, coordination and range of motion. This long-running fitness program uses light hand weights and elastic bands to strengthen the body and focus on functional fitness. Stretching exercises complete this well-rounded workout. Adaptable for all levels of mobility.
January 3, 2020, 8:30 AM - May 1, 2020, 9:30 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Just keep movin'! Join these extremely popular exercise sessions designed especially for those with mobility issues or who have difficulty standing while exercising. Slow stretches and comfortable balance exercises, while seated or in contact with a chair, will help tone and strengthen muscles to increase mobility and flexibility. gradual use of hand weights and stretch bands is also incorporated. Easily adaptable for those with physical limitations.
January 3, 2020, 10:00 AM - August 31, 2020, 11:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
January 7, 2020, 12:00 PM - April 30, 2020, 1:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Make the most of your lunch break, get out and boogie! Why not bring a sack lunch to enjoy with Lynn and the gang before returning to work. Enjoy great tunes in a relaxed, fun environment. Learn some popular line dances and impress your friends at one of our bi-weekly country and western dances.
January 7, 2020, 12:00 PM - April 30, 2020, 2:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Join jour creative, motivational instructor in this progressive art workshop. This long-running, ever-popular class is designed to allow students of all levels to paint and draw or simply improve their skills. Individual instruction based upon skill levels. No previous experience necessary. Instructor: Barbara Wilson, proprietor of Wilson's School of Art with over 35 years of experience.
January 7, 2020, 6:00 PM - April 30, 2020, 7:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Put the day's hectic schedule behind you! Dance your stress away after work in this evening class. Two left feet? Who cares! Just relax with friends, share a few laughs and learn a few easy to follow, basic steps and let the music lead you. Before you know it you will pick up the easily memorized patterns and will be shuffling across the dance floor.
February 24, 2020, 4:15 PM - 5:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
"Moving Meditation" provides health benefits of stress reduction, mental alertness and increased energy. Using special breathing techniques and slow, precise physical movements, Tai Chi promotes vitality, balance and strength. It can also help curtail arthritis, respiratory disease and high blood pressure.
February 24, 2020, 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM @ Gober Party House
Unlike most Martial Arts, training at the Temple Bujinkan Dojo is conducted is a friendly and non competitive atmosphere. Under the guidance of black belt instructors, students train together, assisting each other in learning the techniques. Because Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu relies on naturally efficient body movement, rather than strength or speed to overcome an attacker, the training is safe, stimulating, and accessible to any adult regardless of age, physical condition or previous martial art experience. Class format is monthly sessions and classes meet weekly. Pre-Registration Required!
February 25, 2020, 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Take that morning routine up a notch! Get your heart pumping and the oxygen flowing. Easy to follow, senior aerobics and fitness workout program for active senior adults ages 55 and over. Aerobic exercises help build endurance and stamina. Cool down exercises complete this well-rounded workout. Movements can be performed standing or seated; adaptable for all levels of mobility.
February 25, 2020, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Sammons Community Center
Namaste! Lift your spirits and lower your stress levels as you achieve the physical and mental benefits of Hatha yoga. Enjoy simple, easy to follow movements in a soothing atmosphere. Yoga postures improve every part of the body; stretching and toning muscles and improving flexibility of the spine and joints. Improve balance, range of motion and strength, while keeping the mind active and alert. Chair friendly for those with limited mobility.
February 25, 2020, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Follow the natural progression of mastering a computer. Explore the world of Microsoft Word and how it can enhance your computer usage. Become more proficient in one of the most widely used computer programs in the world. Learn how to select, format and edit; change the color, size and style of fonts; along with inserting clip art and pictures. Hands-on instruction with Mark Cyr.
February 25, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
For something so tiny, the hummingbird is so dynamic! Pick up some interesting facts about this fantastic, flying jewel who is the tiniest of all bird species. Our local "hummer" enthusiast will share information on behavior, migration patterns, habitats and feeders. Discover also how relatively easy it can be to plant "nectar gardens" to assist the hummingbirds in their feeding needs while migrating through Central Texas.
February 26, 2020, 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Express your life's experiences in a quick and simple way. Learn how to shorten your long ideas or thoughts while keeping them interesting. Discover how to easily sketch around your words to bring action and color to your pages and become comfortable with your handwriting with easy techniques. This is a unique and fun way to pass down parts of your life experiences. Led by artisan and writer, Kristyne DiMeo.
February 26, 2020, 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM @ Gober Party House
February 27, 2020, 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 27, 2020, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM @ Sammons Community Center
February 27, 2020, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 25, 2020, 11:30 AM @ Historic Post Office - Main Meeting Room
February 27, 2020, 9:00 AM @ Central Fire Station
February 27, 2020, 3:00 PM @ Temple Housing Authority
February 28, 2020, 9:00 AM @ Historic Post Office
February 22, 2020, All Day @ Jackson Park Neighborhood
"Moving Meditation" provides health benefits of stress reduction, mental alertness and increased energy. Using special breathing techniques and slow, precise physical movements, Tai Chi, an ancient Chinese exercise, promotes vitality, balance and strength. In addition, it can help curtail arthritis, respiratory disease and high blood pressure. Each class concludes with a meditative period. This on-going class is adaptable for all levels of mobility.
February 25, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 27, 2020, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
February 29, 2020, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Jaycee Park
Food, fun and games for the whole family. Socialize with your neighbors at this free event while playing to games, listening to music and enjoying some snacks and refreshments. Don't forget your blankets and chairs. Let's have some FUN in the park.
February 26, 2020, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Get hooked! Whether you are just an experienced crocheter or just want to learn, join in the skein of things! This circle of friends, with loving hands and hearts, meets once a week to create beautiful crocheted items which are then donated to local nursing homes, children's hospitals, and hospice centers. Bring your own crochet hooks. Yarn is provided, but donations are always welcomed.
February 27, 2020, 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Sammons Community Center
Take a whirl around the dance floor! Come scoot your boots and tap your feet to the lively music of local country and western bands on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month; excluding November and December. Coffee and punch provide. Light, finger foods are encouraged for sharing during intermission. Singles and couples are all welcomed.
February 21, 2020, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Wilson Park Recreation Center
Each year, Black History Month is observed the entire month of February. This year, we’ll be celebrating Black History Month all month through an ongoing contest that celebrates our community. The young people who spend time at Wilson Recreation Center have many identities. They’re students, athletes, artists, cooks and gardeners, and now some of them will be able to add historian to the list. Participants will research a variety of influential African-Americans and turn their findings into artistic posters, intelligent essays and informative PowerPoint presentations. “A Taste of Our Community” will be held to award children for their entries in the Black History Month contest. On 2/21, attendees will enjoy “A Taste of Our Community” through a sampling of foods like ribs, roast beef, greens and macaroni & cheese. For more information, call 254.298.5740. Course Number: 600904-05
February 22, 2020, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Mother Neff State Park
Join us as we take on the trails and adventure at the new Mother Neff State Park. You will experience hiking on their new trails and Outdoor living Skills. Instructor: Peanut Henderson. Location: Mother Neff State Park For more information, call 254.298.5416. Course Number: 600901-16
this event is subject to cancellation based on registration. pre-registration is REQUIRED to secure trip transportation.
February 24, 2020, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Wilson Park Recreation Center
Parents, save your vacation days during teacher workdays and bring your kids to Camp Explore. Campers will experience adventure based outdoor activities, team building games, hiking and arts & crafts. This camp is free to Zone participants. For more information, call 254.298.5416. Course Number: 600903-17
February 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Wilson Park Recreation Center
We truly love him in a house. We truly love him with a mouse. We truly love him here or there. We truly love him anywhere. We truly love the silly goose. We truly love old Dr. Seuss! Join us on February 29th for our annual Seussabration as we celebrate all things Dr. Seuss with games, costumes, and a reading of the Cat in the Hat by the Cat himself!! Snacks and refreshments provided, while supplies last. For more information, call 254.298.5740. Course Number: 600904-07
February 21, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Blackmon Community Center
Learn about the history and culture of Mexican folklorico dancing! In this beginner class, students will be taught basic footwork and skirt work. Students will need to bring hard-soled shoes. More details regarding costume and a end of year performance will be covered in class. Registration is for the entire semester and includes a T-shirt. Classes are broken up into 2 levels. The 6pm class is for beginner students, and the 7:15pm class is for intermediate/advanced students. Student level is determined by instructor. Pre-Registration Required! Para mas informacion en espanol envie un mensaje a firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 21, 2020, 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM @ Blackmon Community Center
February 22, 2020, 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Van will leave from the Blackmon Community Center
Looking to give back to your community? Join us as we set off and lend a hand to different organizations in our Community. January: Senior Care at Western Hills, February: Park Clean up with Keep Temple Beautiful, March: Feed my Sheep, April: Bloomin' Temple Festival. Pre-Registration Required!
February 24, 2020, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Gober Party House
Join in for a terrific time at Tiny Tumblers! Participants will learn to jump, flip, and execute basic movements of gymnastics. This class is designed to develop movement flexibility, coordination, and creativity using developmentally appropriate activities and exercises for beginner students. Pre-Registration Required!
February 24, 2020, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Gober Party House
Taijutsu relies on naturally efficient body movement, rather than strength or speed. Students use these methods to learn to successfully handle various self defense situations. Learn the skills to move your body naturally and efficiently by leaping, tumbling, and climbing in a fun atmosphere. Previous martial arts experience is not required. Class format is monthly sessions and meet ups are weekly (Mondays and Wednesdays). Pre-Registration Required!
February 24, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Blackmon Community Center
Wonder what it feels like to pick up a guitar and actually make music? This class will teach you the basic beginner skills. Focus on how to play the guitar for fun without reading music, while learning the guitar components, correct finger positions, chord melody and strumming techniques. Song selections will be made by the instructor. Class meets every Monday for 6 weeks. Pre-Registration Required!
February 26, 2020, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Gober Party House
February 28, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:15 PM @ Blackmon Community Center
February 28, 2020, 7:15 PM - 8:30 PM @ Blackmon Community Center