Urban Hikes 

Hikes are designed to take inform, create awareness and learn while taking in our local surroundings. Hikes are geared to ages 12 and up and usually last 90 minutes.   Urban Hike Information & Registration

American Ascent Movie @ Amphitheater

Thurs. Sept. 26  5:30 pm   More Information & To Register 
A documentary film about the first African-American expedition to tackle North America's highest peak, Denali.

Spark the Arts -- Live on Stage Production  

Thursday, December 5 @ 7 pm   Cost:  Free
Location:  Hannah Block Historical USO/Community Arts Council

A live on stage program featuring at-risk youth is designed to shed light on homelessness and sponsored by a “Spark the Arts” grant. The production will take place the Hannah Block Community Art Center and 2nd Street Stage – with light and sound. We are also asking folks to bring nonperishables as a donation for Good Shephard.

Learn to Swim Program

In Partnership with the YMCA  Cost: Free

Each summer, in partnership with the YMCA, students enrolled in  Martin Luther King Center and the Derrick Davis Center at Maides Park enjoy swimming lessons two days a week during the months of July and August. Swimming lessons are provided at no extra cost.

Kayaking | Paddle boarding | Zip-lining| Hiking | Rock Wall Climbing

Outdoor programs such as kayaking, paddle boarding, zip lining and rock climbing are provided to give at-risk youth an outdoor recreation experience at no extra cost or a nominal fee. Transportation to and from  most activities  will be provided by city staff.  We are happy to open these opportunities for youth to also participate in creative and performing art.


For more information, call 254.0907 or  email 



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