Featured Programs

Featured Programs

Featured Programs - Summer/Fall 2022


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.


5th/6th Grade Dance

Friday, September 2nd - Back to School

Are you ready to dance? Grab all of your friends and come on down to the Rec Center for an evening of fun! All students attending must follow the USD 373 dress code and NRC rules. Remember no black hard soled shoes are allowed in the gym.

Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fee: $6
Ages: 5th/6th graders ONLY
Location: NRC Gymnasium
Note: USD #373 dress code enforced - concessions will be available. **We are looking for Parent Chaperons. Please contact Candice Egizi-Sifuentez at (316) 283-7330 or 
cegizi@newtonrec.org if you are interested in being a Chaperon.


Safe Sitter®

Friday, October 14th

Safe Sitter® Essentials with CPR is a 1-day class designed to prepare students in grades 6-8 to be safe when the're home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting. The instructor-led class is filled with fun games and role-paying exercises. Students even get to use manikins to practice rescue skills like choking rescue and CPR!

Time: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Fee: $50
Instructor: Candice Egizi-Sifuentez
Location: NRC Cottonwood Room
Registration Deadline: Thursday, September 29th
Minimum Enrollment: 4   Maximum Enrollment: 8


Toddler HOLIDAY Kits

Monthly Kits:
October - Halloween
November - Thanksgiving
December - Christmas/New Years

Parents you have enough to worry about these days! Let us help you!! We know kids need to stay busy and it can feel overwhelming trying to come up with activities for them to do! In each month's HOME kit, we have compiled crafts, activities, challenges, and games that will entertain your kids for hours! Each HOME kit contains most materials needed for 8+ activities!!!

Ages: 2 years - 5 years
Fee: $25
Registration Deadline: The 1st of each month
Note: Kits will be available for pick up on the 10th of each month. This allows time for us to put your kit together. Registrations for kits starts in August.