Skip to main content

Parks & Recreation Youth/Family Programs 2018

The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department will hold registration for Youth/Family Programs starting January 8, 2018 at the following locations during regular business hours:

  • Parks and Recreation Administration Office, 1501 E. Hadley Ave. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Thursday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday
  • Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center, 304 W. Bell Ave.8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday
  • Las Cruces Regional Aquatic Center, 1401 E. Hadley Ave.7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, noon – 7:30 p.m. Sunday
  • Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave.8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday

Activities will be held at the Frank O’Brien Papen Community Center, 304 W. Bell Ave. unless otherwise noted.

Homeschool Fun and Fitness

Join homeschool families twice a week for activities and games focused on making fitness fun!

When: Tuesday/Thursday

Session I: January 9 – February 1

Session II: February 6 – March 1

Session III: March 6 – April 5

Session IV: April 10 – May 3

Session V: May 8 – May 31

Time: 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Cost: $30.00 / 4-week session

Ages: Kindergarten – 5th grades (Caregivers must stay with their children)

Messy Masterpieces

Hands on, slimy, gooey, messy FUN! Participants will work on and create a different project each week.

When: Tuesday

Session I: No Classes

Session II: February 6 – February 27

Session III: March 6 – April 3

Session IV: April 10 – May 1

Session V: May 8 – May 29

Times: 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Cost: $15 per 4-week session

Ages: 3 years old – PreK (Caregivers must stay with their children)

Preschool FUN!

Little kids can do big things! Join us in exploring the way the world works in a fun and hands-on environment.

When: Thursday

Session I: No Classes

Session II: February 8 – March 1

Session III: March 8 – April 5

Session IV: April 12– May 3

Session V: May 10 – May 31

Time: noon to 1 p.m.

Cost: $15.00 / 4-week session

Ages: 2 – 6 years old (Caregivers must stay with their children)

You can also register on-line at www.las-cruces.org/play. Registration will continue until the classes are filled. For more information, call 575/541-2455 or by email at RecPrograms@las-cruces.org.