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Parks & RecREATION Programs

About Our Programs

These free programs enrich our Harrisburg communities and neighborhoods by people of all ages with fun and free activities such as Art in the Park, The Summer Enrichment Program, Aqua Zumba, and more! These programs are all free although some require registration so be sure to follow us on Facebook for regular updates and photos of all the fun! 

Upcoming Programs

Macramé Classes

Macramé is a knot-tying technique that can be used to create jewelry among other things. Tuesdays from May 14th – June 4th from 11am-2pm, learn about how to use Macramé to make necklaces, bracelets, earrings and more!

Registration Required at Harrisburg.Recdesk.com

Summer Enrichment Program

The Summer Enrichment Program is Free to city residents ages 6-14 and runs from June 10th through August 9th, Monday – Friday from 10am-3pm at 8 Harrisburg Parks. Free lunch is provided for all participants. This program has activities to keep children active all summer long!

Registration Required at Harrisburg.Recdesk.com

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    Tennis Lessons

    Learn all the Tennis basics at our summer tennis program! There are multiple times and locations to fit your schedule! Ages 6-12 from 4:00pm – 5:30pm and ages 13-17 from 6:00pm – 7:30pm. Lessons will be at Sunshine Park Monday – Tuesday and John Harris High School Wednesday – Friday from June 10th – August 9th!

    Registration Required at Harrisburg.Recdesk.com

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    Aqua Zumba

    Get movin’ and groovin’ this summer with Aqua Zumba! This is a low impact exercise done in the pool to allow for less stress on joints! This program will run from June 15th – August 30th on Saturdays from 10am-11am!

    Registration Required at Harrisburg.Recdesk.com

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    Learn to Swim

    Dive right in with Parks and Recreations Learn to Swim program! We will be having lessons from 10am-11am at the Jackson Lick pool Monday through Friday, July 6th – July 12th and July 16th – July 19th. This program is for all ages but space is limited!

    Registration Required at Harrisburg.Recdesk.com

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    Summer Movie Series

    We’ve got movies all summer long! Be sure to check out the Reservoir Park Bandshell every Friday from July 12th – August 30th for our free summer movie series! We are showing something for everyone from Paw Patrol to Wonka, check out the schedule above! Refreshments available while supplies lasts

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    Girl Scouts in the Park

    Learn to navigate challenges and the world around you through engaging, hands-on activities and an introduction to the Girl Scout Experience! Meetings will be at Wilson Park from 3-4pm every Thursday, from June 20th-August 8th.

    Registration Required at Harrisburg.Recdesk.com

    After School Program

    Kids are able to pick the activities they want to engage in keeping them happy and learning! Date and times are TBD so follow us on Facebook for more information!

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       How to Help

      We have various opportunities for individuals and businesses to contribute to these events and our community! Check out our different sponsorship packages below.

      These events are funded by generous sponsorship, donations, and volunteer efforts. Sponsors are also able to promote themselves to the community and market themselves through event promotions while volunteers have an opportunity to network! 

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