Adult Programs

 

Adult Painting Class

TBD

Join us one Tuesday evening a month for an adult painting class. We will provide all of the supplies and step by step instructions for the painting. Grab your friends, make memories, and leave with your very own masterpiece! Participants may bring appetizers, snacks, and non-alcolholic beverages to enjoy during the class.

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: NRC Sunflower Room
Fee: $28
Registration Deadline: By noon the day of each class
Note: This is a great class for beginners, no formal training needed.

 

Fitness Challenges

Monthly Virtual Fitness Challenges
MAY - JUNE - JULY - AUGUST
SEPTEMBER - OCTOBER - NOVEMBER - DECEMBER

Looking for a short workout to do at home? Build strength and burn calories with this total-body virtual workout. This 15-25 minute workout will focus on arms, legs, chest, back and abdomen by combining resistance exercises with low-impact cardio. If there is anything we need more of right now, it’s strength. You’ll challenge your mind and body in every session.

Fee: $5 per month; $18 for 4 months
Registration Deadline: By the 1st of each month
Note: Equipment used will be hand weights (3-10lbs or what you feel comfortable with), yoga mats, exercise ball and resistance bands.
Minimum Enrollment: 4

 

Community Wide Garage Sale

Saturday, July 16th

Join us for our Community Wide Garage Sale. If you are looking to get rid of your old stuff, rent a booth at our sale and leave all of the advertising up to us! Plus the weather is guaranteed to be great inside of our gymnasium.

Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Fee: $25 per booth
Location: NRC Gymnasium
Entrance: FREE!
Registration Deadline: Monday, July 11th
Minimum: 15 booths   Maximum: 35 booths
Note: Each booth will receive one table. If you need more they are available to rent for $5 each and must be paid for at time of registration. Set up will begin at 7:30 AM.

 

Introductory Tae Kwon Do Class

Saturday, September 10th

Have you ever thought about taking a martial arts class but did not know what to expect? Here is an opportunity to attend a FREE, one-time, introductory class and experience what the traditional martial art of Tae Kwon Do is all about. This introduuctory class is designed for the beginner. This is a great opportunity for family members to participate in an activity together.

Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Fee: FREE
Ages: 6 years and up (families welcomed)
Instructor: Dany Monares
Location: NRC Santa Fe Room
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, September 6th
Minimum Enrollment:Maximum Enrollment: 20

 

Women's Self Defense Class

Session I: Saturday, August 6th
Session II: Saturday, November 5th

Learn how to defend yourself when someone is trying to attack you. With the guidance of NRC Tae Kwon Do instructor Dany Monares, you will gain self confidence and learn effective techniques to defend yourself against an attacker.

Time: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee: $15
Ages: 12 years and older
Instructor: Dany Monares
Location: NRC Santa Fe Room
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, May 31st
Minimum Enrollment:Maximum Enrollment: 25

 

34th Annual Christmas Market

Saturday, November 12th

SAVE THE DATE! Mark your calendars and join us for our 34th Annual Christmas Market. You can do all of your Christmas shopping in one day! Craft vendors will be here selling their unique & beautiful handmade items. Direct sales vendors will also be here, such as Young Living Essential Oils and Scentsy. Winners of door prizes donated by the vendors will be announced throughout the day. 

Time: 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: NRC Gymnasium
Admission: FREE
Note: Contact Candice Egizi-Sifuentez at cegizi@newtonrec.org or (316) 283-7330 for more information on reserving a booth. **Direct sales vendors MUST speak with Candice before registering for the event as space is limited and multiples of companies will not be allowed.** Vendor registration deadline Sunday, October 30th.

 

Christmas Light Tours

Mondays, December 5th OR December 12th
Tuesdays, December 6th OR December 13th

All aboard! Join us on the NRC Express for a special Christmas Light Tour! The bus will be decked out in Christmas lights and the music will be festive. Our driver knows the BEST places in Wichita to visit for a magical evening filled with millions of twinkling lights! We will visit several places including Reindeer Road, Candy Cane Lane, The Arc’s Lights, Lights on Texas, Faulkner Street and more! What better way to get into the Christmas spirit than to sightsee as a family or with friends!

Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (approximately/loading begins at 5:50 PM)
Fee: 4 yrs and Under FREE; 5 yrs and Up: $12 per person; or $35 for Family of 4 (each additional person $6)
Ages: All Ages (all youth MUST be with an adult 18+)
Location: Newton Rec Center; 415 N. Poplar St. (light tour will be in Wichita)
Registration Deadline: Thursdays, December 1st and December 8th 
Minimum: 15   Maximum: 44
Note: Participants MUST pre-register. The bus will leave the parking lot at 6:00 pm sharp, please arrive early. Tour (including drive time) is approximately 3 hours. *There are NO restrooms on the bus.*