The Williamson County Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of ongoing classes at the Fairview Recreation Complex, located at 2714 Fairview Boulevard. Classes require pre-registration. We are a public organization, here to benefit the community. No membership required. Anyone can register for and participate in our classes – even if you don’t have a facility pass. So what are you waiting for? . . . sign up today for that class you have been thinking about taking.For information about activities at the Fairview Recreation Complex, call 799-9331or visit www.wcparksandrec.com.
Classes for Adults and Teens:
Combining hypnotic musical rhythms and tantalizing Latin dance moves, Zumba is a dynamic workout system designed to be fun and easy. Come join the Zumba party! Zumba will meet on Mondays, January 4-25 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. (New time!) ($8 a class or $60 for ten classes). Fairview Recreation Complex, 799-9331.
When you love your workout, results are easy! Instructor Jennifer Rocco blends Aerobics, Pilates and Kickboxing movements into a fun dance routine set to fresh music. Teens and adults of all fitness levels welcome! Classes meet January 4-30 (skip 1/2).
Monday/Wednesday/Friday/Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Monday/Tuesday/Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
New Class- Wednesdays, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. starting January 13.
Jazzercise Lite – Tuesdays/Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. (A lighter version of the original Jazzercise program that combines moderate aerobics with exercises designed to improve your strength, balance and flexibility.)
Contact instructor, Jennifer Rocco at 1-800-Fit-Is-It (348-4748) or visit www.fairviewjazz.com for more details and class fees.
FAIRVIEW SENIORS GROUP
The Fairview Senior Citizens Group meets every Tuesday and Thursday in the Senior Room at the Fairview Recreation Complex. Rook players meet before the 10:30 a.m. Bingo game. A pool table is also available before and after the meetings. A covered dish luncheon is held on the first Tuesday of each month and a business meeting takes place every second Tuesday. For more information, call 799-9331.
Learn how to lose weight and live a healthier lifestyle in this free class. Scaledown is an 8-week health education and weight loss support program. Learn about portion sizes, my pyramid, physical activity and more. Scaledown is a free program that meets on Tuesday evenings, January 5-26 from 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Fairview Recreation Complex, 2714 Fairview Blvd. For ages high school to adult. The instructor is Kristina Giard, a health educator with the Williamson County Health Department. To register call 799-9331 or 799-2389, ext. 112.
Guitar lessons for beginners at affordable prices. Anyone can learn to play in this class. Bring your guitar and tuner to class. Adult students (16 and older) meet for 60-minute classes, Tuesdays, January 5-26 from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. ($60, plus a $20 supply fee payable to the instructor). Music theory will be taught in this class. To register for guitar lessons, call the Fairview Recreation Complex, 799-9331.
You don’t have to be in great shape to do Yoga! Instructor Suzi Ambar-Worrell leads students in stretching, toning and strengthening exercises to bring every “body” into great shape. Classes are held on Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., January 6-27. Cost: $13 per class. Call the Fairview Recreation Complex, 799-9331 to register.
SCRAPBOOKING-“Happy New Year” Theme
Celebrate the new year by making a handmade album in this scrapbooking class. Leave class with a one-of-a-kind 6×6-inch paper bag album with 12 pages. Add embellishments like colorful ribbons, 3-D handmade decorations and more to customize your scrapbook. The class meets Monday, January 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Fairview Recreation Complex. The class is $10 a person, plus a $15 supply fee per person. All materials provided. Door prize drawing. For adults. To register, contact instructor Cyndea Wendell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 585-9055.
VICTORIAN PATCH PILLOW
Design your own beautiful pillow in this two-session class. Using scrap material, piece together your favorite fabrics like silks and velvets to create a traditional Victorian patch pillow. If desired, bring fabric scraps, lace doilies and brooches to decorate your creation. All materials provided. The class meets Tuesday and Wednesday, January 12 and 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For adults. The cost for the course is $25 plus a $15 supply fee payable to the instructor, Cyndea Wendell. Call the Fairview Recreation Complex to register: 799-9331.
CLASSES FOR CHILDREN
Guitar lessons for beginners at affordable prices. Anyone can learn to play in this class. Bring your guitar and tuner to class. Classes are on Tuesdays, January 5-26. Students ages 6 to 8 meet for thirty minute lessons from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.; ages 9 to 11 meet for one hour from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.; ages 12 to 15 meet from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. ($60, plus a $20 supply fee payable to the instructor). Music theory will be taught in this class. To register for guitar lessons, call the Fairview Recreation Complex, 799-9331.
LITTLE ONES IMAGINATION
Children ages 3 to 6 years old will enjoy this regular art class every second Friday of each month. Art activities will stimulate the imagination as kids explore many different art forms. Kids can make three or four different crafts during the class. Little Ones Imagination will meet Friday, January 8 from 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. The cost is $5 per child. To register, call the Fairview Recreation Complex at 799-9331. Class limit: 7 children.
KIDS’ SCRAPBOOKING ALBUM
Create an album in the “This Scrapbook is all about…” series. If desired, bring 10-15 of your favorite photos (copies only). You can make the scrapbook without photos too. Make a 12 page 6×6 scrapbook that is all about you, family or friends. Kids’ Scrapbooking meets Saturday, January 9 from 10 a.m. to noon or Monday, January 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. For kids ages 8 to 12. Class fee is $10 per person, plus a supply fee of $15 payable to the instructor. All materials provided. Door prize drawing. To register, call the Fairview Recreation Complex at 799-9331.
AMERICAN RED CROSS BABYSITTER’S TRAINING
This class will give participants ages 11-15 the skills and confidence they need to supervise children and infants and perform basic childcare skills like diapering and feeding. The course covers training in choosing age-appropriate games and toys, identifying safety hazards, prevention and care of common injuries and how to find and interview for babysitting jobs. Instructor Cyndea Wendell offers the class on Saturday, January 23 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Fairview Recreation Complex. Cost is $50 per person. Bring a sack lunch to class! Contact instructor for more information: 585-9055 or email email@example.com. Registration with the instructor is required prior to class.