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August 2016

10 For Texas is just around the corner!

The annual Memorial Hermann 10 For Texas race, a favorite among residents of The Woodlands, is set for Saturday, October 8, 2016, and registration is underway! Make plans to join us for the 10-mile chip-timed race and the One 4 Texas 1-mile fun run; and don’t forget about the Texas-sized post-race party at Market Street!

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Fall 2016 Youth Programs Starting Soon!

With school officially in session, now is the perfect time to get kids signed up for fall programs with The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department! From ballet and youth fencing to architecture and cooking classes, there is a wide variety of activities for children of all ages and interests to enjoy. Many programs start the week after Labor Day and registration is now open.  Continue reading “Fall 2016 Youth Programs Starting Soon!”

I9 Sports Now Offering Baseball Leagues

NEW this Fall 2016 season, i9 sports will be offering a youth baseball league for children ages 7-13 at Alden Bridge Sports Fields! Continue reading “I9 Sports Now Offering Baseball Leagues”

Labor Day Weekend on Lake Woodlands

Celebrate Labor Day on Lake Woodlands with a kayak point of view! Join us Riva Row Boat House or Lakes Edge Boat House all weekend as we soak up the last few days of summer. Continue reading “Labor Day Weekend on Lake Woodlands”

Post-Season Pool Schedule Starts Today

Summer is winding down and so are the pools. Today marks the start of the post-season schedule for all 14 Township community pools. Continue reading “Post-Season Pool Schedule Starts Today”

Fall Hours in Effect at Boat Houses

Back to school means back to fall hours of operation at the Township’s Riva Row and Lakes Edge Boat Houses. The schedule may change, but there’s still plenty of great, family fun to be had on Lake Woodlands!  Continue reading “Fall Hours in Effect at Boat Houses”

End of Summer Bash at Gorilla Hole

As one of the first programs at The Woodlands Township Recreation Center, The Gorilla Hole has been a fun Friday night tradition since 1993. Fifth, sixth and seventh graders are invited to let loose, monkey around and make new friends at the End of Summer Bash!
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Coffee with Cook, Learn, Grow!

Is your child interested in learning how to cook or do they want to be a chef when they grow up? Get them started early on the basics! Continue reading “Coffee with Cook, Learn, Grow!”

Now Offering: Paddle Board Yoga!

Bring your yoga practice outside!  Join us for our first Stand Up Paddle Board Yoga class on Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21.  Continue reading “Now Offering: Paddle Board Yoga!”

Fall Tennis Programs for Youth and Adult

All tennis programming is coordinated by The Woodlands Tennis Academy at The Woodlands Township Recreation Center. Tennis Academy coaches are highly qualified professional instructors. Lessons are available for players of all skill levels and ages! Continue reading “Fall Tennis Programs for Youth and Adult”

Fall Program Registration Opens Today!

Fall is just around the corner making it the perfect time to experience all The Woodlands Township Parks and Recreation Department has to offer! Drop-in camps, aquatics, tennis, kayaking, paddle boarding, fitness, holiday activities and special events are just some of the programs found in the Fall Action Guide for 2016.  Continue reading “Fall Program Registration Opens Today!”

Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with Live Music & Fireworks!

Relax and enjoy the fruits of your labor at Labor Day Weekend in The Woodlands! Featuring two evenings of live music, children’s activities, strolling entertainers and fireworks, Labor Day Weekend in The Woodlands provides an exciting night out for all ages. Continue reading “Celebrate Labor Day Weekend with Live Music & Fireworks!”

Rock the Row this Thursday, August 4th

Experience The Woodlands’ newest mixed-use development on scenic Lake Woodlands with live music Thursday evening at Hughes Landing! Rock the Row features local and regional bands playing a variety of favorites from classic rock to Motown.
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11 and Over Tennis Tournament This Weekend!

Want to start playing tournaments but don’t know where to start? Have you played some matches but still want more tournament experience before you hit the big leagues? Do you want to play close to home without having to wait around for your match? Well, try out the Woodlands Fall Tennis Tournament Series! There is one tournament going on this Saturday, August 6th. Continue reading “11 and Over Tennis Tournament This Weekend!”

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