Rec At Home

With the recent Stay Home order, Chandler Parks & Recreation is helping our community go the social distance. Now you can play with us, wherever you are. Chandler Rec At Home is a digital resource for families and caregivers looking to fill the day-to-day with practical, educational, inspiring, and entertaining content. From boredom busters and games to science experiments and workouts with certified fitness professionals, our #GoPlayChandler home edition aims to help inspire young people and support caregivers through this one-stop destination. Get daily ideas and activities for ways you can discover, imagine, and grow together.

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Things to discover this week!

 

Virtual Rec Center Aquatics Section
Water Safety Bingo

Teach your children the importance of water safety while playing family-favorite Bingo.

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Virtual Rec Center Enrichment Section
Senior Drawing - ChandlerRec Live

Looking to enhance your artistic skills, you couldn’t draw it up better than this introduction to drawing workshop. Novice artists learn the basics of sketching through step-by-step instruction using pencils, fine-point pens, and more. Streamed by televëda.

Monday 2:30 p.m. | July
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Senior Watercolor - ChandlerRec Live

Show your true colors and explore the creative possibilities of watercolors using various painting techniques. From beginner to advance to Monet in the making, artists will learn how to define composition and analyze color in this creative workshop. Streamed by televëda.

Tuesday 12 p.m. | July
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Preschool Storytime Crafts with Ms. Kathi - ChandlerRec Live

Keep little hands busy with Ms. Kathi’s weekly crafts designed to boost the fun fact and keep everyone creating. Every Wednesday features a different theme and an array of crafts. Streamed by televëda.

Wednesday 9:30 a.m. | July

 

July 1:  The Very Hungry Caterpillar

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July 8:  The Big Red Barn

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July 15:  Panda Bear, Panda Bear What Do You See?

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July 22:  Where The Wild Things Are

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Play-Doh Angry Bird 

Be a crafty bird and help your little hatchlings bring their favorite Angry Birds characters to life. Use an easy-to-make salt dough recipe and a few household items to get your feathered friends flying high.

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Yoda Handband

The force is strong with this super cute and easy DIY Yoda headband. Keep your little jedis on your good side with these easy-to-follow instructions.

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Virtual Rec Center Outdoor Discover Section
Seed Bomb DIY

Your little sprouts will totally dig the Environmental Education Center’s simple seed bomb gardening project.

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Easter Egg Geodes

Grow-your-own geode as you learn the process of crystallization.

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Virtual Rec Center Sports Section
Tennis Tips:  Ball Toss

One of the most important parts of your game, your serve, truthfully is the only stroke that you get to completely control as a tennis play. See how to set up a great serve with a great ball toss.

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Virtual Rec Therapeutic Rec Section
Zoom Call

Join the Therapeutic Recreation community daily for exciting Zoom calls featuring brain games, fitness activities, and fun.

Monday 12:30 p.m.  | Tuesday 5 p.m. 
Wednesday 12:30 p.m.  | Thursday  5 p.m.

Monday - July 6:  Draw with Me

Bring paper, pen, markers, or paint.

Tuesday - July 7:  Microwave Mug Pizza

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Wednesday - July 8:  Exploring Science

Watch as Elephant Toothpaste, Rainbow Rain, Mentos & Diet Coke, and more are created right before your eyes.

Thursday - July 9:  Pictionary

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Rec & Go Activity Bag

Grab weekly Activity Bags filled with day-to-day fun. From crafts to science projects to scavenger hunts and more each week features new and exciting activities and all the supplies you need. Bags are available for curbside pick-up. Limited quantities are available.

Wednesday 9-10:30 a.m. Chandler Senior Center
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Virtual Rec Center Wellness Fitness Section
Tai Chi - ChandlerRec Live

televëda helps you relax your mind and body with a low-impact and weight-bearing exercise. Streamed by televëda.

Tuesday 10:30 a.m. | July
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Yoga - ChandlerRec Live

It’s time to roll out your yoga mat and take a stand as you discover the combination of physical and mental benefits. Ground yourself on your mat and let us guide you through an athletic, full-body, and mental conditioning yoga class. Streamed by televëda.

Monday 9 a.m.  |  July
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Yoga For Stress Relief - ChandlerRec Live

Stretch your way to wellness. Yogis will focus on gentle yoga poses designed to promote relaxation, tension relief, and restfulness. Streamed by televëda.

Wednesday 8 a.m.  |  July
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Gentle Yoga - ChandlerRec Live

Relax, you go this! If you’re looking for a simple way to unwind, our signature Gentle Yoga helps you take a breath and boost mind-body wellness. This slow-paced and low-impact class is perfect for all fitness abilities. Streamed by televëda.

Thursday 8 a.m. | July
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Zen Flow - ChandlerRec Live

televëda guides you through mindful meditation, breathing, and seated Tai Chi. Suitable for all fitness levels. Streamed by televëda.

Thursday 11:15 a.m. | July
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Barre

The ultimate full-body at-home barre workout. This ballet-inspired barre workout is a great way to develop lean muscle mass while improving your balance, flexibility, and range of motion.

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Family Exercise

Fit fun for the whole family. Experience a full-body workout that incorporates cardio and strength training moves designed for all fitness abilities.

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Brain and Balance Workout

Certified Personal Trainer Nadia takes you through balance and coordination exercises that keep you physically and mentally nimble.

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Whole Body Workout

Certified Personal Trainer Nadia takes you through low-impact moves with a total-body burn.

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Yoga for Core

This deep core workout powers up all your yoga poses and gives you the strength to control your body, no matter its position.

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Gentle Yoga

Sweat, stretch, breathe, and relax with our Gentle Yoga.

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