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Outdoor Programs

OUTDOOR PROGRAMS
To register online: click through activity number links.
Register by phone, or for more info, call:  301-739-8577 x 170.
Scroll down for listings of outdoor recreation programs at our various Parks locations.

Pop- Up Skate Park Program
Mondays, 5-6:30 pm
Skateboard a 4-ft tall halfpipe, multiple skateboard boxes, benches, railas and ramps. This is not a class, but an opportunity to meet other skaters, practice tricks, and have fun. All ages welcome. Must provide your own skateboard and helmet. Skaters are required to wear a helmet and are encouraged to wear other safety gear. Held at Covenant Life Church, Dual Highway. $5/person.
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Tai Chi Fundamentals
Thursdays, 6-7pm
An intro to postures and principles of Tai Chi. Connect mind and body through slow-paced, flowing exercise with Vernon Medeiros. Meets at Pangborn Park.  6-weeks, $35.
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Archaeology Exploration

  • June 6- July 18 (#6981); no class 7/4

Participate in a real hands-on archaeology excavation effort at the historic site of the Saylor House in Kiwanis Park by the Antietam Creek. In partnership with Washington County Historical Trust and Little Antietam Creek, Inc. (LACI). 6-weeks, $40.



  • June 6- July 18 (#6981); no class 7/4
Participate in a real hands-on archaeology excavation effort at the historic site of the Saylor House in Kiwanis Park by the Antietam Creek. In partnership with Washington County Historical Trust and Little Antietam Creek, Inc. (LACI). 6-weeks, $40.
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Skateboarding Lessons
Saturdays mornings
  • June 6:
  • 9-10am (ages 8-14, #6924)
  • 10-11am (ages 15+, #6923)
  • June 13:
  • 9-10am (ages 8-14, #6925)
  • 10-11am (ages 15+, #6926)
Provides beginner/intermediate instruction including how to assemble and maintenance a skateboard, and beginner/intermediate tricks. Each class includes instructional and practice time. Students are required to wear a helmet and encouraged to wear other safety gear. Must provide your own skateboard and helmet. Held at Covenant Life Church, Dual Hwy. $13/ class.
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Monarch Butterfly Program
The following activities, and more, are held at the Jonathan Hager House Museum, 110 Key Street. Scroll down for Monarch Butterfly activities at Kiwanis Park. 
September 19, Fall Fest
     - Monarch Butterfly Parade
    

Kiwanis Park


371 Dynasty Drive 
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Archaeology Exploration

Saturdays, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Participate in a real hands-on archeological excavation effort at the historic site of the Saylor House in Kiwanis Park by Antietam Creek. This program in partnership with Washington County Historical Trust and Little Antietam Creek, Inc.  Thanks to generous sponsorship donations from Saylor descendant, Mrs. Peggy M. Roscoe, Progressive Radiology, Capital Women's Care, Registration is required. Click activity number to enroll. 
This unique exploratory archaeology program will introduce students to the discipline of archaeology through hands-on instruction at a real, on-going archaeological project at the Saylor House in Kiwanis Park in Hagerstown, Maryland.
Participants will work alongside archaeologist, Scott Parker, who will instruct students in all aspects of archaeology from digging and screening to artifact identification and processing, to remote sensing (looking into the ground without digging).

Includes some physical exercise.
Participants may expect excavation and site survey work, including digging of test pits, exploratory work with trowels, some lifting of buckets, and screening of soil for artifacts.
This unique exploratory archaeology program will introduce students to the discipline of archaeology through hands-on instruction at a real, on-going archaeological project at the Saylor House in Kiwanis Park in Hagerstown, Maryland.
Participants will work alongside archaeologist, Scott Parker, who will instruct students in all aspects of archaeology from digging and screening to artifact identification and processing, to remote sensing (looking into the ground without digging).

Includes some physical exercise.
Participants may expect excavation and site survey work, including digging of test pits, exploratory work with trowels, some lifting of buckets, and screening of soil for artifacts.

Potterfield Pool


730 Frederick Street

Aqua Bands Fitness Class
TBA
Utilize resistance bands for a full body strengthening and toning workout. Get stronger while keeping cool in the pool with instructor Charna Moore. No experience required. Resistance bands will be provided. $60/6-weeks; $10/drop-in. 
Aqua Yoga
TBA
Focus on increased flexibility, balance and strength while staying cool in the pool. Enjoy all the benefits of Yoga with Charna Moore! No experience required. $60/6-weeks; $10/drop-in.
Aqua Zumba
Saturdays and Sundays, 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
TBA
All the fun and benefits of Zumba, but in the pool! Join Chanda Thompson at Potterfield Pool for a workout that burns calories while keeping you cool in the pool. $80/8-weeks; $60/6-week; $10/drop-in.

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The City of Hagerstown Parks and Recreation Division is connecting fitness and fun for you! Our Goal is to create healthy and engaging lifestyle opportunities for you and your family, enhancing quality of life for everyone who lives, works, or visits our city! With 19 city parks, a wide range of amenities and facilities, and new recreation programs rolling out each season, our aim is to help you find the opportunities that are FIT FOR YOU!

The best FIT FOR YOU meets you right where you are.

FIT FOR YOUR schedule - Our parks are open mornings, evenings and weekends so you can visit at your convenience.

FIT FOR YOUR interests - Walk, run, bike, dance, or move in any way. Parks are a blank canvas to find new ways to get active. 
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