Programs | Metamora Park District

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First, you need to complete paperwork! There are two ways to do so. We have online registration which you can complete and submit right now. If you prefer to keep things old school, we've got you covered. Just print out the registration form and bring it to our office.


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Each participant must turn in a completed waiver and photo release form prior to participating in programming. Program registration is first come, first served. Reservations are not finalized until payment has been received.


Refund only available if MPD cancels class, or participant gives 7 business days notice of inability to attend. Allow two weeks processing for all refunds. Please do not attend if covid symptoms are present. We can make special accomodations for situations and can offer a credit.

Program Catalog

Zumbini

Created by Zumba and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-5...the Zumbini program combines music, movement and educational tools for 45 minutes of “can't stop-won't stop” bonding, learning, and fun. The Zumbini program is where the science of child development meets the magic of Zumba.


Ages:0-5

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-111-22 Aug 18, 25 Sep 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Oct 6, 13, 20 Wednesday 9:00-10:00 AM Black Partridge Park $120 per family in district/$135 per family out of district

Fitness Generation POUND

Our youth-oriented program fuses movement and music to improve focus, coordination, physical fitness and teamwork skills for school-aged children (i.e. “Rockstars in Training”) ages 6-12. A mobile program that can come to life anywhere, instructors use Ripstix®–POUND’s lightly weighted exercise drumsticks–to learn alternative ways to explore movement.


Ages:6+

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-561-22 Sep 3, 24 Oct 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Nov 5, 19, 26 Dec 3, 10, 17, 21 Saturday 9:00-10:00 AM Park District Office One Child $80 in district/$95 out of district, Single Visit: $6

Fitness TurboKick

Created by celebrity fitness expert Chalene Johnson, Turbo Kick LIVE is the ultimate cardio-kickboxing party. With boxing, kickboxing, and martial arts movements choreographed to the hottest music mixes, participants get lean and toned—and have a blast doing it! It’s high- intensity, fast-paced, and totally addicting!


Ages: 8+

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-521-22 Sep 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Oct 6, 13, 20, 27 Nov 3, 10, 17 Dec 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Thursday 6:30-7:30 PM Park District Office All: $120 in district/$135 out of district, Single visit: $9

Fitness Pound Rockout

POUND® is an exhilarating full-body workout that combines cardio, conditioning, and strength training with yoga and pilates-inspired movements. Using Ripstix®, lightly weighted drumsticks engineered specifically for exercising, POUND® transforms drumming into an incredibly effective way of working out.


Ages: 8+

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-541-22 Sep 2, 16, 23, 30 Oct 7, 14, 21, 28 Nov 4, 18, 25 Dec 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Friday 9:30-10:30 AM Park District Office All: $120 in district/ $135 out of district Single Visit: $9

Fitness PiYo

PiYo is a music-driven, athletic workout that strengthens, stretches, and tones with dynamic movements inspired by the best of Pilates and Yoga. It includes modifications for the group exercise environment, yet offers exercise progressions to challenge all levels.


Ages: 8+

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-551-22 Sep 5, 12, 19, 26 Oct 3, 10, 17, 24 Nov 7, 14, 21, 28 Dec 5, 12, 19, 26 Monday 7:00-7:45 PM Park District Office All: $120 in district/ $135 out of district Single Visit: $9

Karate

Participants will learn the dynamic punches, kicks, forms, and practical self-defense applications of karate from black belt martial arts instructor Adam Bockler! Classes are designed to instill confidence, promote self-discipline, and improve physical fitness and concentration for all students at any ability level. Skills and techniques learned through martial arts teach teens lifetime lessons!


Ages:13+

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-571-22 Sep 6, 13, 20, 27 Oct 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Dec 6, 13, 20, 27 Tuesday 6:00-6:50 PM Park District Office $130/$145 for all sessions

Tai Chi Chuan

Tai chi chuan is an ancient Chinese martial art that can be practiced for its many health benefits. In this beginner’s class, black belt martial arts instructor Adam Bockler will present basic, low-impact postures and forms that can help participants gain and maintain benefits like increased strength, flexibility, balance, and more. Sparring or grappling is not required.


Ages:18+

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-581-22 Sep 6, 13, 20, 27 Oct 4, 11, 18, 25 Nov 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Dec 6, 13, 20, 27 Tuesday 7:00-7:45 PM Park District Office $130/$145 for all sessions

Crocheting for Beginners

Looking for something fun the entire family can participate in? Age doesn't matter! Come join this beginner crochet class. Not only will you learn a new skill, you'll be able to add your own creativity to create beautiful and useful projects. Everything you need to complete at least one if not two fun projects will be supplied. Each Saturday we'll meet at Black Partridge Park (weather depending) to get creative! Feel free to bring your own drinks, snacks, and something to sit on.


Ages: n/a

Code Date Day Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-821-22 Sep 3, 10, 17, 24 Saturday 10:30-11:30 AM Black Partridge Park All: $20 or $23 to keep the hook