DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION

Programs 

Adult Fitness

Youth Programs

Directions To BallParks

See "Community Events" page for City-Wide Garage Sale and other Event Information.  


 ADULT FITNESS

Indoor Yoga @ Shawnee

Tuesday evenings, 6pm - 7pm, Now through May 16, 2017. Held at Shawnee Elementary School.

Yoga with instructor Karen Polvinale. Program accomodates all skill levels - beginners welcome!  Pre-Registration required - Call 419-433-8487 to join class in-session. 

Beach Yoga @ Lake Front Park

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am - 11am. Three Sessions: May 23 - July 6, 2017;  July 11 - Aug. 17, 2017; and Aug. 22 - Sept. 28, 2017.

Yoga with instructor Karen Polvinale, accomodates all skill levels - beginners welcome! 

Walking @ Woodlands - FREE Program

Monday - Thursdays on School Days, 6pm - 7:30pm - Now through April 27, 2017 

Held at Woodlands Intermediate School, 1810 Maple Ave., Huron. - Click here for ENTRANCE TO BUILDING INSTRUCTIONS.  No Walking Program if School is Closed / Cancelled. (No Walking during School Spring Break, 4/17-4/19/17).  

Walk Your Way to Fitness @ Fabens Park - FREE Program

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8am-9am, May 2- Sept. 26, 2017


 YOUTH PROGRAMS

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Safety Town @ Shawnee Elementary

June 12-15 and June 19-22, 9am-11:30 am, Monday-Thursday both weeks. Program open to children entering Kindergarten in the Fall 2017.

The 8-day curriculum incorporates clasroom activities and presentations to familiarize children with the school setting while learning important safety lessons.  Pre-Registration Required.

More information for Teens interested in volunteering as Safety Town Counselor. 

Safety Town EXTENDED CAMP

Extend Safety Town excitement until 2:30pm. This program is open to kids enrolled in Safety Town. You can extend the fun for either week of Safety Town or both weeks!
  • Open to Safety Town Students immediately after Safety Town - held @ Shawnee Elementary School
  • 11:30 am - 2:30 pm, Monday-Thursday each week. Pre-Registration Required. 
  • PACK A LUNCH - Fun planned acitivites with arts, crafts, indoor and outdoor games! 
  • FEE: $40 Resident / $45 Non-Residents - per week, per child


    IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR GENERAL SUMMER CAMPS, WE HAVE TWO GREAT CAMP PROGRAMS for ages 6-8 and 9-12!

       

      2017 YOUTH SPORTS CAMPS

      Track Camp - June 14-16,  9am - 11am 

      Huron High School. Ages 6-14. $50 Residents/$55 Non-Residents. 

      Baseball Camp - June 19-22,  9am - 11am 

      Fabens Park. Ages 6-12. $60 Residents/$65 Non-Residents.  Organized by the Huron High School Baseball coaching staff and players.

      Golf Camp - June 26-28,  9am - 11am 

      Mudbrook Driving Range.  1st-8th Grade.  $60 Residents/$65 Non-Residents.  Please bring your own clubs.

      Cheerleading Camp - July 5-7,  9am - 11am 

      Huron High School Stadium.  1st-6th Grade (Child must have completed Kindergarten).  $50 Residents/$55 Non-Residents.  

      Soccer Camp - July 10-13,  10am - noon 

      McCormick Soccer Complex.  Ages 6-14.  $60 Residents/$65 Non-Residents. Organized by the Huron HS Soccer coaching staff and players.

      Basketball Camp - July 24-27

      9:30am - 11:30am - 3rd & 4th Grades
      12:30pm - 2:30 pm - 5th & 6th Grades
      St. Peter School Gym. $60 Residents/$65 Non-Residents. Camp is coached by Frank Gioffre, Huron HS Asst. Boys Varsity Coach.

       

      YOUTH SWIM LESSONS

      Choose from 3 different sessions. All lessons are held at Huron Lagoons Marina Pool (8 classes are guaranteed). All Sessions: $65 Residents / $70 Non-Residents

      Session I Swim - July 5 -14, 2017 (only 8 classes - 35 minutes each)

      8:30 am - 9:05 am

      Ages 5-6

      9:10 am - 9:45 am

      Ages 3-4

      9:50 am - 10:25 am

      Ages 5-6

      10:30 am - 11:05 am

      Ages 3-4

       

      Session II Swim - July 17 - 28, 2017

      8:25 am - 8:55 am

      Ages 7-10

      9:00 am - 9:30 am

      Ages 5-6

      9:35 am - 10:05 am

      Ages 3-4

      10:10 am - 10:40 am

      Ages 5-6

      10:45 am - 11:15 am Ages 3-4

       

      Session III Swim -  July 31 - Aug. 12, 2017

      8:25 am - 8:55 am

      Ages 7-10

      9:00 am - 9:30 am

      Ages 5-6

      9:35 am - 10:05 am

      Ages 3-4

      10:10 am - 10:40 am

      Ages 5-6

      10:45 am - 11:15 am Ages 3-4


       DIRECTIONS TO THE BALL FIELDS:

      Andrew L. Fabens Memorial Park
      Adams Ave. 
      Huron, OH  44839 
      (Fabens Park does not have a physical address. To map it, use the intersection of Adams and Taylor Avenues)  

      From the East: 

      from Route 2, get off a the Route 13/Huron-Norwalk exit. Proceed north to Bogart Rd. Make a left onto Bogart Rd. and go two blocks west to Center St. Make a right onto Center St. Go two blocks north to Adams Ave. Make a left onto Adams Ave and follow into Fabens Park.

      From the West:

      from Route 2, continue until you pass the Rye Beach Road Exit. Immediately following the Rye Beach Rd. Exit, you will get off the highway at the next exit. Get into the far right lane. This is the Huron/Route 6 exit. The exit will go over Route 2 into downtown. Fabens Park is on your right as you descend the hill off Route 2. At the bottom of the hill, slow down and make a right into the park. The entrance is immediately following the hill and directly off the highway, so please be careful.

      From the South:

      from Route 250 in Norwalk/Milan, take Route 250 North to Route 12. This is the intersection just outside of Milan at the traffic light with a Fire Station on your right. Make that right and follow Route 13 for approximately 7 miles. You will cross over both the Ohio Turnpike and Route 2. Once you cross Route 2 you will soon be in Huron. Slow your speed to 35 mph. Follow Route 13/Mudbrook Rd. into town. As you come into town, you will make a right onto Bogart Rd. This is the intersection at a car wash and Jim’s Pizza Box Restaurant. Make a left onto Bogart Rd. and continue for two blocks. Make the second right onto Center St. Make the second left onto Adams Ave. Follow Adams Ave. into Fabens Park.

      Vermilion Fields

      5355 Sailorway
      Vermilion, OH  44089

      From the East: 

      Route 2 (I-90) west to Route 60. Turn right (north) on Route 60 to Sailorway. Turn right on Sailorway to Vermilion Middle School. Fields are around and behind the Middle School.

      From the West:

      Route 2 east to Route 60. Turn left (north) on Route 60 to Sailorway. Turn right on Sailorway to Vermilion Middle School. Fields are around and behind the Middle School.