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Covington Parks & Recreation Newsletter April 2018

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Below are Covington Parks & Recreation Department events and programs. For additional information click on "Learn More" or contact the Parks & Recreation Department at recreation@covingtonky.gov or 859-292-2151.

 

Covington Parks and Recreation News

Scavenger Hunt has been RESCHEDULED. Due to flooding and potentially unsafe trail conditions along the Licking River Greenway, the Scavenger Hunt scheduled for April 14 has been rescheduled for Sunday, Sept. 30, from 2 p.m. - 4 p.m.

To learn more, click here.

Stay connected and don't miss your opportunities to join in on the fun!
Check out our Parks and Recreation Guide: click here.

Reserve a Shelter - now online!

Shelter reservations are going fast. Visit www.covingtonky.gov/visitors/parks  to view availability and book for the warmer weather.

 

Upcoming Events

Fit in the City

All Ages

Includes a 60-minute workout, coaches, trainers and wellness experts. Meet the experts, visit vendors and grab some grub at this festival-style weekday event.

To learn more, click here.


Location: Devou Park, Bandshell - 604 Bandshell Blvd., Covington, KY 41011
Date
Time
Cost
Registration
Tuesday, April 17
5:30 p.m.
Free
 

Chopped

All Ages

Learn how to cook healthy from the experts! Watch healthy cooking demonstrations from local chefs in an intimate setting. Ask questions, get recipes and enjoy some grub at the same time.

To learn more, click here.

Location: Latonia Elementary School - 3901 Huntington Ave., Covington, KY 41015
Date
Time
Cost
Wednesday, April 18
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Free


Adult Softball - LAST CALL!

Ages 18 and up
 
Includes a 12-week season, a single-elimination tournament, softballs, bases, league and tournament champs' prizes. The deadline to register your team is April 20. To register, call us at 859-292-2151.

Location: Bill Cappel Sports Complex - 4305 Decoursey Ave., Covington, KY 41015
Division*
League Night
Women's
Monday
Men's
Tuesday, Thursday, and/or Friday
Co-Ed
Saturday
*Must have at least 8 teams registered per night to form a league


3rd Annual Running of the Goats and Spring Celebration

All Ages
 

Enjoy 25+ local food and craft vendors, live bands, a kids' tent, the Westside plant sale, craft beer and the GOATS. The Goebel Goats will leave for their annual run to Goebel Park at 6 p.m.

To learn more, click here.

Location: Hellman Creative Center, 12th St/MLK Blvd., Covington, KY 41011
Date
Time
Cost
Sunday, April 22
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Free


Youth Soccer Camp

Ages 5-14

Challenger Sports' British Soccer Camp is the most popular soccer camp in the country. Their experienced International staff study the game at all levels and will help players improve their core techniques and become more confident in their skills.
Sign up your kids before April 27 to receive a FREE jersey!

Location: Bill Cappel Sports Complex - 4305 Decoursey Ave., Covington, KY 41015
Dates
Session/Times
Price
June 11 - 15
9 a.m. - noon
$144*
June 11 - 15
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
$144*

*If you are a Covington resident, contact us at 859-292-2151 or recreation@covingtonky.gov to see if your child qualifies for free registration.


Swimming and Water Aerobics

Ages 55 and up
 
Provides a heart-healthy, light-resistance workout that's easier on the joints and muscles.
 
Location: Boys & Girls Club - 30 W. 26th St., Covington, KY 41014
Session
Days
Time
Resident Fee
Non-Resident Fee
March 13 - June 14
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays
9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Free
$20 per 14- week session