Parks and Recreation
Creating Community through People, Parks & Programs
Unless otherwise noted, use General Program Registration form mailed/dropped off at Parks & Rec office -- or use the Online Registration...
*ONLINE PROGRAM REGISTRATION Now Available*
Convenient & Easy -- Registration link also on the Youth Programs Page - and Adult Fitness Page.
Parks & Rec has a new Facebook page!!
-- Check out the live WEB CAM for a real-time view of the Huron River, Lake Erie and the Lighthouse!
2019 City-Wide SPRING GARAGE SALE - Saturday, June 1st
Held at Huron Boat Basin Parking Lot, 330 N. Main St. -- Sale Hours: 9am - 2pm.
Vendors: RESERVE YOUR SPACE TODAY! Spaces are limited; first-come, first-serve basis. One Garage Sale space is a parking-space size (approx. 9 x 19')--and you can register for multiple spaces if you choose to do so. Fee is $14. per space. EVENT HELD RAIN OR SHINE--Sorry, NO REFUNDS. Space location/number and set-up time time (either 6:30am start or 7:30am start) assigned at time of registration, and will be included on your receipt. 2019 REGISTRATION FORM. General SET-UP INSTRUCTIONS.
INDOOR SOCCER @ WOODLANDS on Saturdays - with Huron High School Coaches/Team
SATURDAY SOCCER @ WOODLANDS EXTENDED TO 3/16/19 (make-up for weather cancellation) - Same times by grade levels.
THROUGHOUT THE SEASON, CHECK THIS WEBSITE or OUR FACEBOOK PAGE FOR SCHEDULE CHANGES/ WEATHER-RELATED CANCELATIONS.
Indoor Soccer League @ Woodlands (Grades 1 through 7): Grades 1-2 - Noon-1pm; Grades 3-4 - 1:15-2:30pm; Grades 5-7 -2:45-4pm. (Pre-registration required -- Grades 1-2 program is FULL).
2019 YOUTH INDOOR SOCCER @ Shawnee - with Huron High School Coaches/Team
SESSION I @ SHAWNEE, PRE-K -K, EXTENDED TO 2/21/19 (make-up for weather cancellation) - Same time.
BOTH SOCCER SESSIONS ARE FULL -- PRE-K - KINDERGARTEN @ SHAWNEE
Thursday evenings, 5:30-6:15pm at SHAWNEE SCHOOL Gym - NO Soccer if School is Closed/Cancelled.
2019 SAFETY TOWN VOLUNTEER COUNSELORS
Safety Town will be held June 10-13 and June 17-20, 2019, Monday-Thursday mornings both weeks (No Friday classes), at Shawnee Elementary. Volunteer Counselors will also attend the mandatory set-up session on Friday, June 7th, 9am-11am.
Safety Town helps to prepare children to enter Kindergarten in the Fall of 2019. NEW TEEN COUNSELORS - Must have completed the 6th grade before Safety Town begins, and enjoy working with young children- click here to review the TEEN COUNSELOR APPLICATION for NEW counselors.
RETURNING TEEN COUNSELORS -- If you have volunteered previously as a Safety Town Counselor and are interested in volunteering again, click here to review the RETURNING COUNSELOR FORM.
PARENTS -- If you are interesting in registering your pre-school child to attend Safety Town, registration information will be available at the schools' Kindergarten screening, and will be posted here in the next week. Please check back.
INDOOR YOGA at Huron Boat Basin - you are welcome to join the session in-progress!
Held at the HURON BOAT BASIN MARINA BUILDING -- same great class with instructor, Karen Polvinale.
2019 INDOOR Session I is Jan. 8 - March 5, 2019.
Tuesday evenings - 6:00 -7:00 pm, EXCEPT 5:00 -6:00 pm on Feb. 5th and March 5th.
REGISTRATION FEE: $45 FOR ENTIRE Session I (9 classes) ...
or if you cannot attend the two 5:00-6:00 pm class dates, the FEE IS $35. -for seven classes.
Indoor Yoga accomodates all skill levels - BEGINNERS WELCOME ! Register by paper order form...or skip the paperwork with easy online registration...*NEW - REGISTER ONLINE* You are welcome to join the current session in-progress (fee will be pro-rated) -- please arrive 15 minutes prior to class to register -- or call our office at 419-433-8487 for more information.
WALKING AT WOODLANDS (on School Days, Mon. - Thurs.)
FREE PROGRAM - Registration not required. Safe, comfortable indoor walking all winter long!
Mondays -Thursdays (only on school days), 6:00 -7:30 pm, through April 2019. NO WALKING IF SCHOOL IS CANCELLED/CLOSED.
Held at Woodlands Intermediate School. Enter by door on east side of building (program sign will be on the door).
Nickel Plate Beach
Nickel Plate Beach remains open after Labor Day. City of Huron Parks, including Nickel Plate Beach, are typically open dawn to dusk. There is NO lifeguard on duty. Concessions and parking gate are NOT staffed after Labor Day. Beach Water Quality Testing ends after Labor Day. (Erie County Health Dept. -Beach Monitoring Program for more information) Map to Nickel Plate Beach
Decals are $5.00 each; donation to the Huron Parks Foundation. Click on the Decal to the left for mail order form. New option: "static cling" decals can be removed without leaving residue!
Park Memorials - Donations
The Huron Parks & Recreation Foundation offers the opportunity for community members to donate lasting memorials to loved ones within our park system. More information.