Programs | Metamora Park District

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First, you need to complete paperwork! There are two ways to do so. We have online registration which you can complete and submit right now. If you prefer to keep things old school, we've got you covered. Just print out the registration form and bring it to our office.

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Each participant must turn in a completed waiver and photo release form prior to participating in programming. Program registration is first come, first served. Reservations are not finalized until payment has been received.

Refund only available if MPD cancels class, or participant gives 5 business days notice of inability to attend. Allow two weeks processing for all refunds.

Program Catalog

Yoga Fitness

Relax and start your week off right. Perfect for parents and children, adults and retirees. Our instructor will take you through breathing stretching and balancing and ease everything away.

Ages: 8+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-531-19 Sundays Jan-Apr (no class on Apr 21) 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm Park District Office All Sessions: $100/$110, Single Visit: $8

Park Office Play

Come play at the park office! We will have out a variety of crayons, paper, scissors, cars, Legos, books, bowling, sensory bin, etc. Each week we will change up what is out. Come and play with your child and chat with other adults in a safe indoor environment. Parent/Caregiver must stay with child.

Ages: 0-6

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-121-19 Mondays, Jan 8-Mar 18 (not Jan 22) 9:30-10:30am Park District Office $2 first child, $1 per child over age one

Grandview Painting

Adults paint Grandview Drive. We will create a beautiful spring scene of Grandview Drive in acrylic paints. Everything is provided for you to create your own canvas. Beginners welcome. Joe will lead you through the step by step process for all to succeed at this. Feel free to bring your own beverage and glass. Must be 21 and over to bring alcohol and consume. Special waiver for this class is required to be signed that night.

Ages: 13+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-412-19 Friday, Mar 15 6:00-8:00 PM MPD Office $20/$22

Cartoons in Color

Kids draw animals! Joe will lead the class through the process of creating a cartoon character animal and a serious portrait of a tiger. Color pencils will be used as our medium. Kids will also play a game similar to Pictionary and have their caricature drawn. All supplies included.

Ages: 6-12

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-312-19 Friday, Feb 15 6:00-7:30 PM MPD Office $15/$18

Kids Paint Pouring

Join the fun as kids create a cool painting using this fun colorful acrylic painting process. Everything is provided for your very own masterpiece. Joe McGuire has taught this process several times, and you will be amazed with the results!

Ages: 6-13

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-311-19 Friday, Jan 25 6:00-7:30 PM MPD Office $17/$20

Paint Pouring Party

Join the fun as we create two paintings using this fun, spectacular, colorful acrylic painting process. Everything is provided and beginners are welcome. Joe has taught this process many times and you will be amazed with the results.

Ages: 13+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-411-19 Friday, Feb 1 6:00-8:00 PM MPD Office $22/$25

Multi-Generation Paint Party

Adult and child will work together to create two spectacular painting using this exciting acrylic paint pouring process. All skill levels welcome. This can be any combination of adult and child. It will be an great time!

Ages: Any

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-711-19 Friday, Apr 12 6:00-8:00 PM MPD Office $25/$28


Participants will explore basic engineering concepts, take on a building challenge and enjoy some free time to play and learn with other Minecraft players. This program is open to PE, mobile devices, and PC versions of Minecraft; Participants will be unable to play across versions.

Ages: 7-12

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-331-19 Friday, Jan 18, Feb 8, Mar 1, Apr 5 6:00-7:30 PM MPD Office All: $40/$45, Single: $12

Girls’ Night Out

Girls Night Out is a once a month social program for girls (ages 13-22) with developmental or learning differences and their peers/mentors. The program is all about providing a fun, casual social outlet where girls can be themselves, make new friends, and try out new activities. The cost of admission will cover a dinner of pizza and drinks, reimburse the program for material costs associated with any activity. It is important that each student that attends brings $10.00 in cash with them. Each Saturday will consist of a planned activity that is facilitated by a community volunteer, pizza, and a movie selected by the group. All of the participants will be connected with a mentor/peer in the same age range, but the program is a group program, so all participants and mentors work together and do activities together. Some activities that are planned: ZUMBA, Painting, Game Night, Talent Night, Card making, Cheerleading, Dance, “Mom’s Helper”, First Aid Class – Staying Healthy Collage Art, Cooking/Cookie decorating, and Glamour Night.
Ages: 13-22

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-901-18 Saturdays: Sept 8, Oct 6, Nov 17, Dec 8 5:30-9:30 PM MPD Office See description


PiYo is a music-driven, athletic workout that strengthens, stretches, and tones with dynamic movements inspired by the best of Pilates and yoga. It includes modi cations for the group exercise environment, yet offers exercise progressions to challenge all levels. Ask about a discount for registering for both nights of PiYo.

Ages: 8+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-551-18 Mondays, Sept-Dec 7:00-8:00 PM MPD Office All: $100/$110, Drop-in: $8
03-552-18 Wednesdays, Sept-Dec 6:00-6:30 PM MPD Office All: $75/$82, Drop-in: $6
01-551-19 Wed, Jan-Apr 6:00-6:45 PM MPD Office All: $100/$110, Drop-in: $8

DDP Yoga

This hybrid workout takes traditional yoga and adds dynamic resistance, active breathing techniques and power movements to create a workout like no other. This program is appropriate for all fitness levels. Certified DDP Yoga Instructor Adam Bockler will take you through his four month series. Ages: 16+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-541-18 Thurs Sept-Dec 6:30-7:30 PM MPD Office $100/$110, $8 drop-in
01-541-19 Thurs Jan-Apr 6:30-7:30 PM MPD Office $100/$110, $8 drop-in


Perfect for everybody and every body! Each Zumba class is designed to bring people together to get their sweat on. We take the "work" out of workout by mixing low-intensity and high-intensity moves for an interval-style, calorie-burning dance fitness party. Once the Latin and World rhythms take over, you will see why Zumba Fitness classes are often called exercise in disguise. Super effective! Super fun!! A total workout, combining all elements of fitness- cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy, and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class. Tuesday sessions will also be taught by Daniella.

Ages: 7+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-341-18 Tuesdays, Sept-Dec 6:30-7:30pm Park District Office $100/$110, $8 drop-in
01-512-19 Fridays, Jan-Apr 9:30-10:30am Park District Office $100/$110, $8 drop-in
01-513-19 Tuesdays, Jan-Apr 1:00-2:00pm Park District Office $100/$110, $8 drop-in
01-511-19 Tuesdays, Jan-Apr 6:30-7:30pm Park District Office $100/$110, $8 drop-in

Diastasis Repair Workshop

Our Diastasis Repair program is a 4-week in-person intensive workshop that helps you to alleviate back pain, strengthen your core muscles, and repair diastasis recti after pregnancy. Diastasis recti develops when the connective tissue (linea alba) between the right and left rectus abdominis separates during late pregnancy. Our Diastasis Repair Workshops are taught by our licensed & certified Diastasis Repair Instructors.
The Core9 Diastasis Repair equipment kit includes: Core9 ball, Core9 4’ flat band, Core9 abdominal binder, Core9 equipment bag, and a Baby Boot Camp book. You will also need a 36" full round roller.
Ages: 7+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
03-571-18 Mon Nov 4, 11, 18, 25 5:45-6:45pm Park District Office $100 and $49 equipment kit


Created by celebrity fitness expert Chalene Johnson, Turbo Kick LIVE is the ultimate cardio-kickboxing party. With boxing, kickboxing, and martial arts movements choreographed to the hottest music mixes, participants get lean and toned—and have a blast doing it! It’s high- intensity, fast-paced, and totally addicting!

Ages: 8+

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-521-19 Wed, Jan-Apr 5:00-5:45pm Park District Office All: $100/$110, Single: $8


Created by Zumba® and BabyFirst for kids ages 0-4, the Zumbini® program combines music, movement and educational tools for 45 minutes of can’t-stop, won’t-stop bonding, learning, and fun. The Zumbini program is where the science of child development meets the magic of Zumba. The one price covers all the Children and the caregiver in your family as well as 2 CDs, song/story book and a plush figure. Come have a blast for the next 8 weeks. Make sure to preregister on this website.
Ages: 0-4

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-111-19 Thurs Jan 17-Apr 25 9:30-10:15am Park District Office $155 per family
03-111-18 Thurs Sept-Dec 9:30-10:15am Park District Office $155 per family

Health Matters with Matthew

Learn from Doctor of Pharmacy and Metamora native Matthew Winkler. Come join our Pharmacist as he discusses some important matters. At this quarterly seminar we will learn about things that matter to our health. There will also be an open time to ask the pharmacist about the discussion. You matter, your health matters. There is no fee for these seminars. If you feel inclined to donate towards refreshments you may do so.

Ages: Any

Code Date Time Location In/Out of District Fee
01-911-19 Saturday, March 16 9:00-10:30pm Park District Office Free