Every season brings new and exciting adult programs to Hempfield recCenter. Whether you wish to join a competitive team or learn a new skill, we offer a variety of changing programs to keep you active and learning.
*NEW* Muay Thai Kickboxing - ages 17+Register for Muay Thai Kickboxing
The national sport of Thailand. Muay Thai is an excellent way to get in top-shape and learn practical self-defense. Students will learn the “boxing drills” of punching and kicking using targets and bags in addition to the little known “infinite form” which is the basis of the fighting style. Be prepared to sweat and bring a water bottle. Athletic-wear and sneakers are adequate. Personal gear such as gloves and wraps can be purchased from the instructor at a nominal fee—not needed to begin.
|May 4–Jun 22||F||7:00 pm–8:00 pm||#73011||$109M/$119NM|
|Jun 29–Aug 17||F||7:00 pm–8:00 pm||#73015||$109M/$119NM|
*NEW* No Equipment Needed FREE Exercise Class - A Herr Park
Start the first Saturday of the month off right with a FREE exercise session in the great outdoors! We’ll perform basic moves that beginner or advanced exercisers will enjoy, along with body weight exercises to work all the major muscles in your body. We’ll finish with range of motion stretching moves. You’ll leave feeling accomplished and refreshed! First Saturday of each month at Amos Herr Park.
|Jun 2||Sa||8:00 am–8:45 am||FREE|
|Jul 7||Sa||8:00 am–8:45 am||FREE|
|Aug 4||Sa||8:00 am–8:45 am||FREE|
*NEW* FREE Yoga in the Park - A Herr Park
Improve your flexibility and balance while building strength and lowering your stress level in one of our beautiful parks.
FREE! Please bring a mat or towel.
|Jun 2||Sa||8:45 am–9:30 am||FREE|
|Jul 7||Sa||8:45 am–9:30 am||FREE|
|Aug 4||Sa||8:45 am–9:30 am||FREE|
*NEW* No Equipment Needed FREE Exercise Class - Silver Spring Park
Start the second Saturday of the month off right with a FREE exercise session in the great outdoors! We’ll perform basic moves that beginner or advanced exercisers will enjoy, along with body weight exercises to work all the major muscles in your body. We’ll finish with range of motion stretching moves. You’ll leave feeling accomplished and refreshed! Second Saturday of each month at Silver Spring Park.
|Jun 9||Sa||8:00 am–8:45 am||FREE|
|Jul 14||Sa||8:00 am–8:45 am||FREE|
|Aug 11||Sa||8:00 am–8:45 am||FREE|
*NEW* FREE Yoga in the Park - Silver Spring Park
Improve your flexibility and balance while building strength and lowering your stress level in one of our beautiful parks. FREE! Please bring a mat or towel.
|Jun 9||Sa||8:45 am–9:30 am||FREE|
|Jul 14||Sa||8:45 am–9:30 am||FREE|
|Aug 11||Sa||8:45 am–9:30 am||FREE|
*NEW* FREE Walk for Wellness - A Herr Park
Join your friends and neighbors Tuesdays and Thursdays for a walk around Amos Herr Park’s walking trails. You decide the pace and distance.
|Jun 5–Aug 28||Tu & Th||9:15 am||FREE|
*NEW* Adult Kickball LeagueRegister for Adult Kickball League Print Team Registration Form
Are you looking for a fun way to get outside during the summer while getting some exercise? Bring back the nostalgia of elementary school by playing this classic game with friends in a non-competitive style.
Each team is allowed up to 15 players.
Games will take place on the baseball field at Silver Spring Park.
A $100 nonrefundable deposit is due registration. Space is limited.
|Jun 12–Aug 2||Tu & Th||5:30 pm–8:30 pm||#72604||$250/team|
Beginner Jewelry Making Class - Pierced EarringsRegister for Jewelry Making
Learn how to make a beautiful pair of pierced earrings for yourself or as a gift. Choose from hundreds of beads, shiny things and trinkets to create your unique creation. All supplies are included and the instructor will provide tools for your use during class. Sample earrings will be on display to give you design ideas.
|April 18||W||6:00–8:00 pm||#70378||$25/per person|
*NEW* Adult 3-v-3 Basketball LeagueRegister for Adult 3-v-3 Basketball
A new Olympic competition, 3-v-3 games are played in the half court with a 12-second shot clock. Scoring goes by ones and twos over the course of one, 10-minute period. The first team to reach 21, or whoever is leading at the end of the 10-minute period, wins. Teams are allowed up to five players. All teams are guaranteed eight games during the regular season. The top eight teams will advance to the playoff round. A prize will be given to the 1st place team.
A $75 non-refundable deposit is due at registration. Space is limited.
A completed roster must be submitted one week prior to the start of the season.
PIAA Officials will referee.
Games will be held on the outdoor basketball court at the Hempfield recCenter.
|Jun 3–Jul 22||Sa||12:00 pm–6:00 pm||#72121||$125/team|
Men’s Adult Pick-Up Basketball
Teams will be organized by a Hempfield recCenter staff member. Teams will play full or half court depending on the number of players signed in.
All players must sign in at the front desk.
|W||7–9:30 pm||Free M/$5 NM|
*NEW* Pickleball Pick-Up Games
A combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong—pickleball is played with a paddle racket and a plastic ball on a court smaller than your average tennis court. Beginners to advanced players are welcome. Instruction is not provided.
Drop-In, no registration required. Please sign in at the front desk.
Summer schedule begins June 14.
|Ongoing||Th||6:00 pm–8:00 pm||FreeM/$3NM|
|Ongoing||Sa||8:00 am–10:00 am||FreeM/$3NM|
Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong all at the same time. The sport is played with a paddle racket, a plastic poly ball and the court is smaller than your average tennis court. Beginners to advanced players are welcome. Instruction is not provided during open gym times. Players are required to set up and take down the net(s).
Non-members should pay at the front desk.
|Ongoing||M & W||9:00 am–11:30 am||FreeM/$3NM|
|Ongoing||T||11:00 am–1:00 pm & 1:00 pm–3:00 pm||FreeM/$3NM|
|Ongoing||F||8:00 am-9:45 am||FreeM/$3NM|
Watercolor Painting for AdultsRegister for Watercolor Painting for Adults
Explore art with watercolor basics—materials and techniques for full-color paintings that even a beginner can do. Trace your outline and follow step by step. Use sponges, salt and other fun materials with red, yellow and blue for fast learning and great results.
Materials can be purchased from the instructor.
|April 2–May 21||M||12:30 pm–3:30 pm||#56232||$110M/$120NM|