Current opportunities

Community Education & Recreation offers fitness & aquatic classes, as well as learning & wellness opportunities for everyone from babies to senior citizens.

 

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Winter/Spring 2022 Course Listings
Online registration: This option allows you to pay with a credit card and to receive immediate confirmation of enrollment.
Printable registration form: Mail to Community Ed & Rec, 125 Highland Ave., Plymouth WI 53073.
• Community use of the PHS Fitness Center
Track/Hall Walking information
 

How do I register?

Register online: By registering online you can pay with a credit card and get immediate confirmation of enrollment. No service charge!

Print a registration form: Mail it with a check to Community Ed & Rec, 125 Highland Ave., Plymouth WI 53073.

In-person registration: Visit our office from 8am-4:30pm weekdays. Park in the visitor lot in front of the school and enter at Door 18.

 

Winter/Spring 2022 session

We are offering a variety of fitness, nutrition, youth, and general-interest classes this winter and spring!

Registration is now open! You can view course information by downloading the 2022 Winter/Spring Course Guide . Paper copies of the Course Guide are available in our office and at locations around town.

Online registration is preferred, using the new MyRec system. You first will need to create a MyRec account, if you have not already done so in the last few months. If you cannot register online, you still can register in our office or print a registration form to mail or bring to our office with your payment; we can accept cash, check, or credit cards in the office.

Upcoming classes

Fitness classes

Fitness classes have begun, but can be joined in progress if there is room. Visit the Fitness & Recreation section of MyRec to see what we are offering.

In the Shallow

A shallow-depth workout focusing on flexibility, muscle toning, & balance. Get your heartrate up & stress level down!
Instructor: Beth Kerntke
Details: 6:30-7:15pm Mondays & Wednesdays Jan. 17-May 25 (not March 21, 23)
Fee: $148 (seniors* $120)

Deep Follow Along

A deep-depth workout that follows along with In the Shallow. The instructor will give specific instructions for you or you can do your own exercises.
Instructor: Beth Kerntke
Details: 6:30-7:15pm Mondays & Wednesdays Jan. 17-May 25 (not March 21, 23)
Fee: $95 (seniors* $78)

Rock Climbing

Our indoor vertical wall has four runs from basic to advanced with overhangs and straight climbs to challenge everyone. This opportunity is open to families with children ages 5 & up.
Instructor: Carly Lenz, Wellness Coordinator
Details: 10-11:30am Saturday Jan. 22 in the gym at Riverview Middle School, 300 Riverside Circle
Fee: $10/climber. Contact our office for a family rate.

Family Swims

Families can enjoy some aquatic activity this winter during Family Swims in the Plymouth High School pool. These are family events; children must be accompanied by an adult. One lap lane will be available. Participants should bring towels.
Details: 10-11:30 a.m. Saturday Jan. 22 and Saturday Feb. 12; 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday March 12 and Saturday April 9. Park in back of the school and enter Door 13.
Fee: $7 per family per time, payable at the door. No registration is necessary, but come on time because the pool may close if there are not enough participants.

Friday Playgroup

For all ages! Join other parents and children at this parent-supervised free play. A brief activity also will be available.
Details: 9:30-11am 2nd/4th Fridays Jan. 28; Feb. 11, 25; March 11; April 8, 22; May 13 at Plymouth Youth Center
Fee: $10/family for all weeks to help with supplies

Open Golf

Bring your own clubs and balls and practice your golf skills indoors.
Details: 8-11am Saturdays Jan. 29; Feb. 12, 26; March 12, 26; April 9, 23 in the PHS multi-purpose facility
Fee: $10 per person per hour; must register by 4pm each Friday

30-Minute Circuit Blast

This quick strength and conditioning workout focuses on using and getting comfortable with accessory equipment such as loop bands, dumbbells, kettle bells, & resistance bands to complement cardiovascular exercise.
Instructor: Carly Lenz, Wellness Coordinator
Details: 6-6:30am Tuesdays Feb. 1-22 in the PHS Fitness Center
Fee: $20, plus a Fitness Center membership or punch card

Wood Carving

Learn from proficient carvers and expand on your knowledge of this art form. Supplies provided.
Instructors: Darrell Abston & Jim Rooker
Details: 6-8pm Tuesdays Feb. 1-March 1 in PHS C107
Fee: $40 until Jan. 21, then $50

Herbs for Winter Health: Infusions, Syrups, & Lozenges

Learn about herbs that can promote winter health as well as address common ailments. You will make your own simple elderberry oxymel syrup, elderberry tincture, and herbal lozenges to take home. During class, you also will taste a variety of herbal tea and infusions that can be made easily at home. Recipes and supplies provided.
Instructor: Linda Conroy
Details: 6-8:30pm Tuesday Feb.  1 in PHS C105
Fee: $39 until Jan.  21, then $49


*Senior rate is available to Plymouth School District residents ages 62 & above.

 

Other fitness options

We have options for those looking for exercise or recreation outside of a traditional class!

Les Mills on Demand

Our participants now can get a preferred rate on subscriptions to Les Mills on Demand, which offers unlimited access to more than 1,000 online workouts!

New participants can try it free for 60 days, then pay just $9.99 a month (regularly $14.99). Those who already have signed up on their own can cancel their existing subscription, then sign up through us to get the discount (you won’t get the free trial again, but you can start saving right away).

To participate: Visit Les Mills on Demand to sign up.

woman on fitness cycle

 

Additional exercise options available now

  • Fitness Center: Community members can join the Fitness Center at PHS, which features circuit training, free weights, and cardio machines. Memberships are available online and in our office.Learn more
  • Virtual workouts: For those who prefer to work out at home, wellness coordinator Carly Lenz has created a YouTube playlist with 16 free workouts ranging from stretches to high-intensity intervals.

 

 

Cancellations

If school is cancelled or closed early, classes will not meet. We will update our phone message (920-892-5068) accordingly. Also watch for cancellation information on the district website Cancellations page, as well as its Twitter feed, and our Facebook page.
 

Learn more:

• Email us at commedrec@plymouth.k12.wi.us.
• Call us at (920) 892-5068.
Sign up for our e-newsletter, which is sent each month and when registration opens for each session.
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