Recreation Classes and Programs

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 Class Location   Day/Date Time   Age  Fee Registration 
 Tai Chi  Ernie Howlett Park  Wed. 10/4  11:30a-12:30p  N/A  N/A  Visit for more information
 Brain Games

 RHE City Hall
(Council Chambers)

 Wed. 11/15  10:00a-12:00p  N/A  N/A  Visit for more information
 First Saturday Walk  George F. Canyon Nature Center  First Saturday of the month: 10/7-12/2  9:00a    N/A  Here
 Bird Walk   George F. Canyon Nature Center  Fourth Wednesday of the month: 9/27-12/27  8:30a    N/A  Here
 Full Moon Hike   George F. Canyon Nature Center  10/6- 11/7- 12/2  TBA  9+  $12/ea.  Here

 Nature and Me Storytime:
Stories, Songs, Rhythm, and

  George F. Canyon Nature Center  Fri. 10/13  9:30a-10:00a    N/A  Visit for more information
 Golf Lessons  Los Verdes Golf Course  Sat, 9/16- 10/21  11:30a-12:30p  18+  Resident-$109
Non-Resident- $120

 Dog Agility

 Ernie Howlett Park Call
 Call  N/A

Non-Resident- $176

Pintsize Sports & Soccer  Ernie Howlett Park  Tues. 9/19-11/14  2:30p-3:10p (4 Sports)
 3-5+ Parent  Resident-$86
Non-Resident- $95
 Tennis Lessons  Ernie Howlett Tennis Club  Varies (See Registration Form) See Registration Form 4+   Resident-$68
Non-Resident- $75

 Class Descriptions

Tai Chi- Sponsored by the Palos Verdes Library District. Try an outdoor tai chi class with an instructor from Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s Center for Healthy Living.  

Alzheimer Association “Brain Games”- Sponsored by the Palos Verdes Library District.  Join the Alzheimer’s Association to learn about the latest research providing insights into how to make lifestyle choices that may help you keep your brain and body healthy as you age. Then enjoy a “Brain Game” session with an instructor from Torrance Memorial Medical Center’s Center for Healthy Living.

First Saturday Walk- Bring your family and join us for an afternoon nature walk. Explore George F. Canyon with an experienced Nature Guide on the first Saturday of each month. This popular casual walk is a perfect introduction to the canyon and its surroundings.

Bird Walk- Explore birds nesting in season at George F. Canyon. Come meet the Naturalist at the south parking lot of the Nature Center for early morning bird watching. Beginners welcome. Binoculars will be supplied.

Full Moon Hike- Explore nocturnal sights with an expert naturalist under a full moon at the George F Canyon Nature Preserve. 

Nature & Me Story Time: Stories, Songs, Rhythm, and Rhymes- Come enjoy an imaginative journey through stories and musical activities brought to you by the Palos Verdes Library District and the Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy at the George F Canyon Nature Center! This program is designed for parents and children ages 2-5 years, but all ages are welcome.

Gold Lessons- Adults, ages 18 and up, will receive six lessons at the Los Verdes Golf Course with Mike Buroza, PGA Class “A” Member. Small class instruction will benefit players at all levels. Golf balls and golf clubs included.

Dog Agility- Come play with your dog! Enjoy the sport of Dog Agility and learn to guide your dog through a course of obstacles.  One-hour classes will be offered for varying skill levels from Beginner to Advanced on Fridays at Ernie Howlett Park.  Please call (310) 200-0357 for more information about class levels and times. Instructor: Daniell Dumais

Pintsize Sports & Soccer- A perfect introduction to pre-school and elementary kids to a variety of sports in a positive and fun environment! Students learn the basic skills of soccer, hockey, basketball and tee-ball in Monday Pintsize Sports classes, while the Saturday soccer classes will focus on individual and team skills only. Both programs consist of warming up, stretching, and skill drills focusing on individual and team play. Your child will gain improved fitness, agility, stamina, and coordination. All equipment is provided.