The Recreation Department plans, coordinates, and oversees activities for all ages. The Recreation Department host activities for youth, teens, adults and seniors in the Town of Farmville and surrounding areas. The Recreation Department offers programs in the areas of arts, sports, fitness, outdoor recreation and special events. The Recreation Department also oversees the Recreation Scholarship Fund, a fund created to help ensure individuals are not turned away from recreational programs because of their inability to pay.
Current Recreational Programs and Updates:
Mindfulness Basics: Join us Saturday March 8th for this Free 1 Hour Introductory Talk on Stress Reduction, Productivity, Well Being, Awareness and much more. Find out how an 8 week course can benefit you, your work and your life.
Summer Day Camps 2014: The Farmville Recreation Department will once again be offering summer day camps for children ages 5 to 14. The first camp will start June 2nd. The camps will run through the first week in August. Camps run four days a week (Monday - Thursday) the time will be 9 am to 4 pm. Cost is $75 per camp week, 25% price reduction for each additional child within the family. Before and after care will be provided from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm for an additional $20 per camp week. For a registration form click here.
Adult Basketball League: Registration for the Spring Adult Basketball League will begin on February 10th, the deadline is March 21, 2014. Team fees are $325. For more information contact the Farmville Recreation Department at 434-392-8465.
10K Run & 5K Walk: Sign up now for the Annual Heart of Virginia 10k run/5k walk on May 3, 2014. The race will begin at Hampden Sydney College and will finish at First Ave Field in the Town of Farmville. You can register today at www.riversiderunners.com
Fitness & Movement Programs: The Farmville Recreation Department is offering Fitness and Movement Programs starting January 7th. Classes will be held Monday - Friday at the South Street Conference Center come on out and "Get Moving"! The cost of the class is $25.00 a month or $3.00 per class. For more information contact the Recreation Department at 434-392-8465.
Youth Martial Arts Classes: The Recreation Department is offering Martial Arts classes to local area youth ages 8 and up. Classes are held at the South Street Conference Center. The classes instruct youth on discipline, respect, and confidence building. If you would like more information, please contact the Recreation Department at 434-392-8465.
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