Current opportunities

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

 

Quick Links

Winter/Spring 2020 Course Listings
Community use of Fitness Center
Hall Walking information
2019-20 Fantastic Fridays Registration Form
2019-20 Child Care Registration Form
Online registration: This option, which no longer carries a service charge, 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.
 

What is offered?

View online descriptions of all of our current general, fitness, aquatic and youth & family courses.

View or print a copy of our current course guide. Copies also may be found at locations throughout the community.

Upcoming classes and events include:

  • Community Conversation: Resilience/Trauma Informed Care: This is an opportunity for community members to learn about each other and that we are all affected by trauma events and adverse childhood experiences. The conversation will be led by Katy Pruitt, human services professional and Trauma Informed Care coordinator, from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday Feb. 19 in the PHS Library. Free, but please pre-register by calling (920) 892-5068 or emailing commedrec@plymouth.k12.wi.us.
  • Friday Playgroup: Kids of all ages can get the wiggles out. This caregiver-supervised opportunity features a brief activity along with time for free play. Playgroup meets from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Fridays through May 15 (except March 27 and April 10) at the Plymouth Youth Center; fee is $14 per family.
  • Winter Dance Clinic: The PHS Dance Team will teach boys and girls in 4K through eighth grade a routine to perform during halftime of the PHS varsity boys basketball game Friday Feb. 21. Participants should be dropped off at 3:30 p.m. that afternoon in the PHS Cafeteria; fee is $35 until Feb. 7 (then $45), which includes a T-shirt, pizza, and two tickets to the game. (Dance Clinic Registration Form)
  • Gym & Swim: These new opportunities will be offered from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Saturdays Feb. 22, and March 14. The fee is $10 per family per date, and families must register in advance. Community Ed & Rec staff will organize an hour of activities in the multi-purpose facility, followed by an hour at Family Swim in the Mike Slagle Aquatic Center. This is a family event; parent or guardian supervision is required for both components.
  • Saturday Family Swim: Family Swims will be offered from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Feb. 22 and March 14. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Participants should bring their own towels. One lap lane will be available. Fee is $7 per family each time. No registration is necessary, but come on time because the pool may close if there are not enough participants.
  • Saturday Ski and Snowshoe: This is a free opportunity to get out on the trails and enjoy the beauty of winter. A final outing will be offered from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Saturday Feb. 22 on the Greenbush Trail in Kettle Moraine State Park (meet at PHS first to get equipment). There is no registration fee, but you should sign up by Wednesday so we know to expect you. Also let us know if you would like to borrow skis or snowshoes.
  • Winter Swim Club: Students age 7 through eighth grade will learn the four competitive strokes, plus starts and turns, while having fun. Participants must be able to swim the width of the pool. Swim Club will meet with PHS Swim Coach Alex Krueger Monday through Thursday from Feb. 24 to March 12, with grades 5 to 8 from 3:15 to 4:15 p.m. and grades 2 to 4 from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m.; fee is $40 until Feb. 14, then $50.
  • Lap Swim: A Wednesday morning swim will be available from 6 to 7 a.m. from Feb. 26 to May 27; fee is $39 ($31 for district residents ages 62 and up) until Feb. 14, then $49 ($41).
  • Community Travelogue - A Year in Alaska: Horizon Elementary School teacher Andy Arentsen will recap his year of living and teaching in Alaska from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday March 2 in the PHS Library; free admission, but register by Friday Feb. 28.
  • Fantastic Friday - Discovery World: The event is open to all area students in 4K through eighth grade, with supervision provided by Community Education & Recreation child-care workers and Youth Center staff. Organized activities run from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday April 24, with care available from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. at no additional cost. Children should be dropped off by 8:45 a.m. at Horizon Elementary School, 411 S. Highland Ave., and should bring a lunch with a beverage. The fee is $33 until Friday April 17, then $48. (Fantastic Friday Registration Form)
 

How do I register?

PLEASE NOTE: We have moved to our new office in the addition on the south end of Plymouth High School.

In-person registration: Visit our office from 8am-4pm weekdays; until 3pm you will need to push the intercom buzzer at Door 18 to request admittance.

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

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

Learn more:
• Email us at commedrec@plymouth.k12.wi.us.
• Call us at (920) 892-5068.
• Stop by our office on the south end of Plymouth High School, 125 Highland Ave.
Sign up for our e-newsletter, which is sent each month and when registration opens for each session.
Follow us on Facebook.
 

Weather 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.