April 3, 2017 - May 4, 2017 @ Various Locations
Do you know an energetic, always on the go, loves to socialize senior? Then spread the word! Coming this spring is the 2017 Alamance/Burlington Senior Games. This program is offered to all Alamance County adults’ ages 50 years and above. First, second, and third place winners in sanctioned events are eligible to compete in the North Carolina Senior Games held in the fall. SilverArts, a component of Senior Games provides a stage for the creative talents of the visual, heritage, literary, and performing artists at the Paramount Theater. Remember March 2nd is the last day to turn in Senior Games registration forms. The Alamance County, Burlington, and Graham Recreation & Parks Departments, Alamance County Community YMCA, the Alamance County Arts Council and Burlington Senior Adult Leisure Services, produce this event. For more information on participating, clinics and volunteering please call (336) 222-5135.
April 8, 2017, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Thataways Youth Center
Celebrate with Burlington Recreation & Parks at Thataways Youth Center with the whole family! Event includes breakfast, arts & crafts, and face painting. The BYC will have a bake sale table to support Allied Churches of Alamance County. Don’t forget your camera to take a picture with the Easter Bunny! Tickets are now on sale through April 5, space is limited. Pre-registration is required. NO WALK-INS ON DAY OF EVENT!
April 8, 2017, 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Maynard Aquatic Center
Burlington Recreation & Parks invites you to grab your Easter Basket and head to the Aquatic Center for the annual Egg Splash Aqua Egg Hunt. Come and join us for a unique twist on “egg hunting”! There will be four age groups: 0-3, 4-6, 7-10, and 11-14. Please make sure to wear proper swimming suits. Cotton is not allowed in the pool. Please also make sure to bring your own collection device (plastic bucket with handle works well – woven baskets do not). Anyone participating in the event is welcome to stay and swim for the rest of the day at no charge.
April 8, 2017, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center
Come see the renovation that has been 20 years in the making. Thataways Youth Centerwill have new bathrooms, flooring, office space, and a fresh coat of paint. There will be family games, door prizes, trivia, music, concessions, and an opportunity for citizens to make their mark on the new Thataways!