Teen & Adult Activities
Looking for something to do during the week? Come to KPRD Teen Center! Check out the game room that has four flat screen TVs, Wii System, Kinect System, Pool Tables and Ping Pong. High School Students only! Join us on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday Nights from 7-9PM. Pick up your Recreation Center ID or pay the daily fee to come play!
Snowshoe 3K at Wheelock Park! Race starts at 9AM
Grab your snowshoes and come on out to Wheelock Park on Saturday, January 31st for our first ever Snowshoe 3k! This race will take you through the park. Register online at www.keeneparks.com or stop in the office. Participants must have their own snowshoes to take part in this activity. Pre- registration is $25 per person and registrations after January 2nd will be $30 per person. All proceeds will benefit our Program Scholarship Fund!
Zumba® - It’s an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow, Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of people toward joy and health.
Zumba Gold with Pam on Tuesday and Thursday 10:30-11:30 AM; $40 per person for the ten week session. Sign up now, session begins February 3, 2015. Zumba gold is a bit slower paced, designed for beginners and the young at heart.
Recreation Center Indoor Walking
Walking is available at the recreation center during the summer from 7:00AM-10:30 AM Monday thru Friday in either the gym or multi -purpose room. An annual ID card is required at a cost of $10 and may be purchased at the main office. Current Senior Center members are eligible for a free walking pass.
Schedule changes will be posted in advance when possible. If you enjoy walking outdoors, take advantage of the walking path around the triangle of Fuller Park, in front of the Recreation Center. Seven times around equals a mile! You are also welcome to explore the trails around Goose Pond, Robin Hood Park, and the local bike paths. The Recreation Center has brochures for the nominal fee of 50 cents that give the locations of Keene’s Parks. There are also more detailed maps of the Goose Pond/Drummer Hill area for sale.
Plan your Party Now!
KPRD has the responsibility of scheduling use of Central Square, Railroad Square and the Robin Hood Park amphitheater. Request forms are available to reserve spaces in these parks, some reservations require a nominal fee. The Recreation Center also has rooms that may be rented for parties, classes and events. Stop by 312 Washington Street, call the office at 357-9829 or download the necessary reservation form at www.keeneparks.com and fax to us at 1-603-283-5661. Most reservation forms may be submitted online also.
Greater Keene Women's Softball League
The Adult Modified Softball League is for ages 15 and up. The league is divided into 4 divisions: I, II, III, and IV. Division I is mostly composed of women who have competed in high school and/or college softball. Division II is composed of women who have competed in high school and possibly limited college soft ball. Division III is for women who may have competed in high school soft ball. Division IV is geared toward women who have limited or no softball competitive experience. The season runs from the end of April through the middle-August. For more information go to their website: www.leaguelineup.com/gkwsa or contact Kathy Orben-Hall at email@example.com or 603-313-7059.
Greater Keene Men's Softball League
The Keene Men’s Softball League will be starting up its 2015 season on April 17th 2015. Come to our meeting for new players and new teams on January 20th at 6:00PM at the Keene Recreation Center. You can either sign yourself up if you are looking for a team, or get information to start your own team. Bring your friends; relive your childhood dreams of playing baseball. Six divisions to cover all levels of play. Benefit tournaments, wood bat tournament, large state tournaments also. Great family times out at Wheelock park, come be a part of it. Looking for extra money? We will be needing umpires for the 2015 season as well. See us on Facebook, or our website www.leaguelineup.com/keenenhsoftball Contact Richard Dicey for more information: 603-313-1284.