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SUMMER SLAM
Outdoor
SUNSET PADDLE
Join us as we paddle into the beautiful south Louisiana sunset. Enjoy the fading warm colors as we explore this time at sunset. This experience is perfect for youth and adults with little or abundant watercraft skills. Kayaks and canoes are available to rent, but these spots go quick so make sure to register in advance before the event is full.
MILFORD WAMPOLD MEMORIAL PARK
May 4 + 25 / 6:30-8 p.m.
June 14 + 28 + July 12 + 26 / 7 -8:30 p.m. Aug. 10 + 24 / 6:30-8 p.m.
Ages: 12+
$10 single kayak / $20 tandem kayak
Roll into Summer Slam with us and enjoy a day-long celebration of the end of summer at the Skatepark! Come join us for music, food, fun, and extremely good riding. Beginning at noon, the park will get blasted with non-stop music as well as food vendors! Starting at 3pm, we will have a skatepark contest involving our Skaters, Bikers, and Scooters with fantastic prizes for top finishers!
EXTREME SPORTS PARK AT PERKINS ROAD COMMUNITY PARK
Aug. 12 / 3-7 p.m. / Ages: 5+
More info: xsports@brec.org
10 + UNDER TENNIS TOURNAMENT
This tournament features a singles round robin format with boys and girls divisions: ages 8 and younger on a 36 ft. court with a maximum 23-inch racquet; ages 10 and younger on
a 60 ft. court with a maximum 25-inch racquet; ages 10 and younger on a 78-ft. court with a maximum 29-inch racquet. Free snacks and awards for players.
HIGHLAND ROAD COMMUNITY PARK TENNIS CENTER
Aug. 26 / 8:30 a.m.-noon / Ages: 6-10 $18 for EBR Parish residents
$21.60 for out-of-parish residents
To register: webtrac.brec.org 225-766-0247 Registration deadline: Aug. 23
Programs
Equestrian
ENGLISH + WESTERN RIDING LESSONS
Learn how to ride a horse or improve your skills. We offer lessons from beginner to advanced. Farr Park offers riding lessons to students ages 6 and older at all different levels, English or Western, taught by qualified instructors who specialize in their disciplines. Group and private lessons are available.
FARR PARK EQUESTRIAN CENTER
Tuesday-Friday, year round
Lesson Times: 4 p.m. + 5:30 p.m. + 7 p.m. / Ages: 6+
Group lessons (no more than 5 riders): $27 for EBR Parish residents
$32 for out-of-parish residents
Private lessons:
$47 for EBR Parish residents $56 for out-of-parish residents
More info: camille.chapman@brec.org 225-769-7805
To register: More info:
webtrac.brec.org outdooradventure@brec.org
22 Adventure + Sports
KAYAKS + COFFEE
Looking for something more than your average cup of Joe to kickstart your morning routine? Try adding a little spice with Kayaks & Coffee, a fantastic blend of adventure and exercise to get you ready to face the day.
MILFORD WAMPOLD MEMORIAL PARK
May 10 + Aug. 22 / 10 a.m.-noon / Ages: 18+ $10 for EBR Parish residents
$12 for out-of-parish residents
To register: webtrac.brec.org
More info: outdooradventure@brec.org
ARCHERY 101
Want to explore archery? Then join us for this one-day introduction class to learn the skills of archery. Come enjoy the fun that comes with shooting a bow and arrow and let us help you get on target! This class is for ages 16 and up only. BREC will provide all equipment necessary.
MILTON J. WOMACK PARK
Aug. 23 / 6-7:30 p.m. / Ages: 16+ $15 for EBR Parish residents
$18 for out-of-parish residents
To register: More info:
webtrac.brec.org outdooradventure@brec.org
ARCHERY 101 JR.
Want to explore archery? Then join us for this one-day introduction class to learn the skills of archery. Come enjoy the fun that comes with shooting a bow and arrow and let us help you get on target! This class is for youth from ages 8-15. BREC will provide all equipment necessary.
MILTON J. WOMACK PARK
Aug. 30 / 6-7:30 p.m. / Ages: 8-15 $15 for EBR Parish residents
$18 for out-of-parish residents
To register: webtrac.brec.org
More info: outdooradventure@brec.org











































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