Join Missoula Parks and Recreation this week for Swim Like a Mermaid Class, Currents Dive-In Movie and so much more! For more information, visit the links below or check out the Winter Recreation Guide.
Contact us via email, by phone 721-PARK (7275), or stop by Currents Aquatics Center in McCormick Park. Register online at www.missoulaparks.org/register. Share The Fun Recreation Grants are available for seniors/families who need financial assistance.
School’s Out Day Camps • Feb. 17, ages 5 - 12 Parents love our low participant-to-staff ratios and enthusiastic camp leaders. Kids love the field trips, outdoor adventures, arts and crafts, and games. Fee includes all field trips and equipment. Meets 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., location TBA. Registration fee is $42 per day or $35 with CityCard resident discount, or $180/$150 for the week. Program also meets March 13, 16-20.
Swim Like A Mermaid/Tiny Mermaid Class • Register by Feb. 20, ages 3+ Slip your feet into the mono-fin and pull up the swimsuit-material “tail” to glide through the water like a mystical mermaid (or merman!) Kids will improve swimming skills, learn the basics of using a mask, and improve core strength with the “mermaid kick.” Ages 6 and up can purchase a mono-fin mermaid tail and ages 3-5 can purchase an open-bottom tail. Meets March 5-6, pricing and more info at www.missoulaparks.org.
Currents Dive-In Movie • February 21, all ages Join us at Currents at 5 or 7:30 p.m. to watch a current release family movie...in the pool! Admission is $4 per person, children under 7 must be accompanied in the water by an adult. Advance tickets at Currents Aquatics Center, quantities are limited. Visit our website to find out which mega-hit family movie we’re showing! No open or lap swim at Currents after 4:30 p.m. on Feb. 21.
Learn to Play Pickleball Level 1 Clinics • Saturday, February 22, ages 12+ Learn the basics of the game and get ready for open or league play. All necessary equipment (paddles, balls, nets) provided. If you’ve never played pickleball, this is the place to start. Pre-registration is required, $6 per session. Meets 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at City Life Gym, next clinic is March 7.
Missoula Movers Coffee Walks • Mondays, for active adults Enjoy the company of new friends on guided walks through Missoula’s conservation lands, parks, and trails. After the walk, enjoy a hot drink with fellow hikers! Meets Mondays at Currents, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Registration is $7 per walk. (Sorry, no CityCard discount.)
Co-Rec Volleyball League Deadline • Mar. 1, ages 14+ Novice and Intermediate leagues, 8-week season, games Wednesdays, 6 – 11 p.m., March 11 - April 29 at the City Life Gym. Team fee is $300 by March 1, $325 March 2 or after, if space is available.
Pickleball Open Play and Weekend Round Robin • Ongoing, ages 12+ Beginning to advanced players will enjoy the opportunity to learn the sport and/or work on their game with a variety of competitors at City Life Gym, 1515 Fairview.
Currents Open Kayak Nights • Ongoing, Ages 15+ Bring your cleaned and scoured kayak/paddle/skirt/life jacket to work on your roll skills. For 15 & up, youth under 15 allowed with direct adult supervision. Meets Tuesdays & Thursdays, 8-10 p.m., through April 30. Regular Currents admission fees apply.