New dance classes offered by Apache Junction Parks and Recreation

Stacy J is back by popular demand with Apache Junction Parks and Recreation and is offering two new dance classes for various ages and skill levels.   Jazzin & Tappin will get participants moving to upbeat music combined with fluid dance movement and rhythmical expression percussively with their feet, according to a release. “A fun and […]

Summer open gym offered through July 19 in Apache Junction

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is again holding its summer open gym program. Children can participate in arts and crafts, sports, board-game tournaments, fitness games and more. The Apache Junction Multi-generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, and Cactus Canyon Junior High School, 801 W. Southern Ave., sites offer a wide variety of structured activities and […]

Teen glow night slated at Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center

The Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center staff and Apache Junction Youth Advisory Council will be hosting an exclusive night just for teens 7-9 p.m.  Friday, July 12, at the Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center. Teens ages 13-17 are invited to join for swimming and fun activities such as glow-in-the-dark tug-o-war and glow-in-the-dark volleyball. The aquatic center is […]

2 weeks left for summer open gym in Apache Junction

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is again holding its summer open gym program. Children can participate in arts and crafts, sports, board-game tournaments, fitness games and more. The Apache Junction Multi-generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, and Cactus Canyon Junior High School, 801 W. Southern Ave., sites offer a wide variety of structured activities and […]

Events in Apache Junction July 9-20 include therapy animals at the library, movie in the park

From children reading to therapy animals (July 20) at the library to a full-moon hike at the Lost Dutchman State Park (July 15), observing the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing (July 20) and watching a movie at Flatiron Community Park (July 13) there’s a lot going on July 9-20 in Apache Junction. Events […]

Itty Bitty Beach Party June 21 in Apache Junction

The Itty Bitty Beach Party is 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, June 21, at Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center, 1091 W. Southern Ave. in Apache Junction. “Come join Apache Junction Parks and Recreation and the water safety instructors for this unique children’s event at the Superstition Shadows Aquatic Center,” according to a release. Water safety instructors will lead […]

‘Smallfoot’ Apache Junction’s June movie in the park

The Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its monthly free movie in the park, presented by SRP, on Saturday, June 8. Bring a blanket and your friends and family for an evening outside watching the family film “Smallfoot” at Flatiron Community Park, 100 N. Apache Trail in downtown Apache Junction. In “Smallfoot,” Migo […]

Summer open gym offered May 28-July 19 in Apache Junction

Apache Junction Parks and Recreation is again holding its summer open gym program.   Children can participate in arts and crafts, sports, board-game tournaments, fitness games and more. The Apache Junction Multi-generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, and Cactus Canyon Junior High School, 801 W. Southern Ave., sites offer a wide variety of structured activities and […]

Apache Junction announces Cowboys and Cuties event

The Apache Junction Parks and Recreation Department is hosting Cowboys and Cuties, a father-daughter dance to celebrate Father’s Day. This event will be from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturday June 8 and pre-registration is required. To make this event happen, a minimum of 30 participants is required to be registered by June 4. The fee is $8. […]

Rock-painting party hosted by Apache Junction Parks and Recreation

A rock paint party is to be held 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 31 at Apache Junction Parks and Recreation, 1035 N. Idaho Road. “We will have an open-house-style paint party. We will supply two rocks per person (up to 100 people), paint, some old brushes and all the other supplies you will need,” according to […]