Youth Recreation: Special Events

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View the Fall 2014 Park & Rec catalog. To view past offerings, browse older issues of the Park & Rec catalog.

Winter 2014-15 registration starts Monday, December 8.

"A Charlie Brown Christmas" at the Old Log Theater

AGES 2+ with Adult

Tuesday, December 23, 9:45 am–noon
@ Brookview Park
Code: 13018

Old Log Theatre in Greenwood is proud to present A Charlie Brown Christmas. Join Charlie Brown and the Peanuts gang as they await the arrival of the Great Pumpkin, enjoy a special Thanksgiving feast and search for the perfect tree for Snoopy at Christmas. This musical will warm the hearts of young and old during this holiday season. Tickets will be available in the lobby of the theater. Your own transportation must be provided.

Children's Museum-To-Go Have A Ball

Grades K-4

Monday, December 22
Fee: $18

9:30–10:20 am
Code: 13073
@ Robbinsdale Police & Fire Building (41st & Hubbard Ave)

10:30–11:20 am
Code: 13074
@ Robbinsdale Police & Fire Building (41st & Hubbard Ave)

Energize your minds using critical thinking skills such as observing, predicting and problem solving to maneuver balls through a series of challenges. This is a Minnesota Children’s Museum interactive, multi-sensory class which is sure to ignite imaginations and make learning fun! Instruction and all materials provided by the Museum. Registration deadline: December 8 at 12 PM.

Winter Escape Trip

AGES 7-11

Tuesday, January 20
Bus Pick-up:
8:45 am at New Hope Cinema Grill (2749 Winnetka Ave)
End of Day Pick-up: 3:30 pm at New Hope Cinema Grill
Fee: $37 Resident ($44 Non Residents)

Come experience a winter “getaway.” First we will take a fascinating journey from the coastline to the depths of the ocean at Sea Life Aquarium at the Mall of America. Discover a magical underwater world filled with a dazzling array of amazing creatures. You will also get to tour behind the scenes where you will see first hand how they care for over 10,000 animals. You’ll visit the food prep kitchen, laboratory and the top of the tanks! After Sea Life we will have lunch and a movie at New Hope Cinema Grill. After the movie there will be time to spend your own money on arcade games. Fee includes bus transportation, admissions, pizza, pop and supervision. Adult volunteer chaperones welcome. Resident fee applies to Golden Valley, Crystal, New Hope and Robbinsdale.

Harlem Globetrotters "Washington Generals Revenge Tour" at the Target Center

Saturday, April 4, 7 pm
Fee: $29 (lower level corner)
@ Westwood Hills Nature Center
Register by: March 18

The iconic Harlem Globetrotters are coming to town with their unrivaled family show, featuring some of the greatest athletes on the planet. With incredible ball handling wizardry, amazing rim-rattling dunks and trick shots, side-splitting comedy and unequaled on-court fan interaction, this must-see event is guaranteed to entertain the whole family-creating memories that will last a lifetime. Age 2+ need a ticket.

Supper With Santa

December 5, 6-7:15 pm
@ Brookview Community Center

Spend a special Friday evening having pizza dinner with holiday music. After dinner, enjoy a fun-filled holiday show, and of course, a visit from Santa Claus! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 2 and under are FREE! $10/Resident, $15/Non Resident, $5/Adult Meal.

Happy Birthday Party!

Celebrate your child’s birthday with Annette Fragale, a popular children’s entertainer and host of the award- winning cable show, “The Magic Book Nook.” She’ll present a program filled with stories, games, music and magic.
Parents provide food, favors, decorations and upervision.
Fee of $150 includes 3-hour block of time at Brookview.
Call 763-512-2345 for more information.