Current offerings

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

 

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Summer 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: Preferred! 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 (8am-4pm in summer). Park in the visitor lot in front of the school and enter at Door 18.

 

Summer 2022

We are offering a variety of fitness, youth, and general-interest opportunities this summer!

Registration is now open! You can view course information by downloading the 2022 Summer Course Guide or or by exploring the MyRec online registration system. Paper copies of the Course Guide are available in our office and at locations throughout the community.

Online registration is preferred, using the new MyRec system. If you have not already done so, please create an account now, so that you will be ready when registration opens. (We have to check residency and approve each account individually, so there will be a delay in your ability to register the morning of May 25 if you do not already have an account.)

You also can print a registration form to mail or bring to our office with a check or exact cash payment, which will be processed in the order received as soon as possible once registration opens May 25.

In addition, you can register in our office; we accept cash, check, and credit cards. Our office is open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday (8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the summer). Enter Door 18 on the south end of Plymouth High School, 125 S. Highland Ave.


Upcoming offerings


Trail Running Club

New and experienced runners can add variety to their running routine by taking the route off-road. Utilize the trails of the Kettle Moraine to increase cardio and muscle conditioning and to enjoy nature at the same time. Distances will vary, but plan for 45 minutes to 1 hour per run.
Instructor: Katie Schuenemann
Details: 7pm on select dates June 20-Aug. 1:
• Tuesday July 5: Butler Lake Trail
• Monday July 11: Mauthe Lake - Tamarak Trail
• Friday July 22: Zillmer Trail
• Monday July 25: Black River Trail (Sheboygan)
• Monday Aug. 1: Bridle/Snowmobile trail Highway 67 lot
Fee: $5 per run or $25 for all 6. (A state park sticker will be needed, or carpooling can be arranged.)
Register: via MyRec

Vinyasa Yoga

An active class designed to build core strength, detoxify the body, and invigorate the mind. This is an all-levels class, but some yoga experience is helpful. Instructor will provide modifications to poses. 
Instructor: Kim Jasso
Details: 8-8:45am Wednesdays July 6-Aug. 24 (except July 20) in the PHS Studio
Fee: $41 (senior* $32) until June 24, then $51
Registration: via MyRec

Walk on Wild Side: Seasonal Plants for Food & Medicine

Wild food and medicine grow all around us. During this foraging opportunity, learn to identify plants and to incorporate them into your life for food and medicine. Each walk will be seasonally unique.
Instructor: Linda Conroy, veteran herbalist & forager
Details: 5:30-7:30pm Thursday July 7 at Nichols Creek Wildlife Area
Fee: $33 until June 24, then $43
Register: online via MyRec
NOTE: A second, seasonally unique walk will be offered Thursday Aug. 25.

Friday Playgroup

All ages are invited to enjoy area parks and commune with nature, other parents and children at this parent-supervised free play. Shelters will be open in parks that have them.
Details: 9:30-11am select Fridays through Aug. 5
• July 8: Stayer Park (Downtown)
• July 22: Lone Oak Park
• August 5: Plymouth High School multi-purpose facility for “Superkid Challenge” – a scooter/run/obstacle course!
Fee: $5/family for all events
Registration: via MyRec

Dog Days of Summer Free Film Series

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With a dog named Lulu by his side, Army Ranger Briggs races down the Pacific Coast to make it to a soldier’s funeral on time. Along the way, Briggs and Lulu drive each other crazy, break a handful of laws, narrowly evade death, and learn to let down their guards to have a fighting chance at happiness. PG-13
Details: 6pm Wednesday July 13
Registration: via MyRec

Isle of the Dogs
When all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, 12-year-old Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his bodyguarddog, Spots. There, assisted by a pack of new mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture. Animated. PG-13
Details: 6pm Tuesday August 9
Registration: via MyRec

Hiking Club

Explore Kettle Moraine trails with a group.
Details: 5:30pm select Thursdays through Aug. 11
• July 14: Butler Trail Loop (3.1 miles)
• July 28: Greenbush Green Trail (3.6 miles)
• Aug. 11: Dundee Mountain Loop (0.9 mile w/elevation)
Fee: Free, but you must register; state park sticker required
Registration: via MyRec

Kayaking

As a group, you will get comfortable in the water on the Mullet River and then take your new skills to Gerber Lake for the last class. This introductory class is open to ages 10 and up, so families are welcome; contact us for a family rate.
Instructor: Adrienne Barrett
Details: 5-6:30pm Wednesdays July 20-Aug. 3 on the Mullet River & Aug. 10 at Gerber Lake
Fee: $30 until July 8, then $40. Includes kayaks (weight limit 250lbs), paddles, and lifejackets.
Register: Online via MyRec

Rock Climb & Open Gym Play

Families with children ages 5 and up can try our indoor vertical wall, which has four runs from basic to advanced with overhangs and straight climbs to challenge everyone. While waiting to climb, kids can play in the gym. (Some sports balls will be provided, but you can bring your own.)
Instructor: Carly Lenz, wellness coordinator
Details: 10-11:30am Saturday Aug. 6 in the Riverview Gym
Fee: $10/person. Contact our office for a family rate.
Register: via MyRec

Pickleball

This opportunity for ages 18+ combines elements of badminton, table tennis, & tennis.
Details: 1-3pm Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday through Aug. 25 (except July 4) in the Parkview Elementary School Gym
Fee: $45 (seniors* $36) until June 3, then $55
Registration: via MyRec

AM Recreational Basketball

Open to those ages 18+
Details: 6-7am Tuesdays & Thursdays through Sept. 1 in the Fairview Elementary School gym
Fee: $25, OR $14 for 12 times. FREE for Fitness Center members.
Registration: via MyRec

Fitness classes

Les Mills BodyPump, Total Body Training, and Outdoor Yoga 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.


Summer youth athletic camps

We are coordinating registration for summer athletic camps for students, though all except Tennis Camp are run by their respective high school programs.

  • Stars of Tomorrow Boys Basketball Camp: There will be two sessions for boys entering grades 3-9: June 20-24 and/or June 27-July 1.
  • Dance Clinic: This camp for students entering grades 1-6 will be Friday July 8.
  • Football Camp: This camp for students entering grades 5-8 will be July 11-13.
  • Tennis Camp: This camp for students entering grades 2-8 will be July 11-14 and 18-21.

Registration: Now open via the MyRec online registration system.


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

 

Fall 2022

Plymouth 3K

3K features Heggerty Phonemic Awareness Curriculum, which aligns with the district 4K curriculum; age-appropriate social and emotional development; fun and play-based learning opportunities; a DPI-certified teacher who holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education. Students must be potty-trained and at least 3 years old as of Sept. 1, 2022.
Details: 8:30-11 a.m. either Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday Sept. 12-May 26
Fee: $900 for the entire year, with a minimum of $300 due at registration, another $300 by Aug. 1, and the balance by Nov. 1. Enrollment is limited, so families are encouraged to register as soon as possible.
Register: online via MyRec


 

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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