Rec Highlights

Health Fair Flyer summer 2017 II

 

 

 

 

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 2017 “OUT OF THIS WORLD”ALTON SUMMER CAMP 

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Our Assistant Recreation Director won a first prize medal at the Games of Texas this summer for Disc Golf.  He also came back with a 6th place win out of 12 people in his division from the games in Victoria, Texas.  Thanks Justin for representing the City on the Grow.  

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One of Our Owen, Justin Hinojosa, Assistant Recreation Director, is representing Alton at the Disc Golf Tournament up in Victoria Texas this weekend (October 22 &23).  “The City on The Grow”.

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11/01/2016 Update:  The Halloween Festival was a great success.   

366 people visited the Haunted House on Saturday during the Alton Lions Club Car Show event.

465 people visited the Haunted House on Monday evening during the Halloween Festival

831 visits in total for the Haunted House.

770 people in total visited the Halloween Festival on Monday evening.

(((ALTON HALLOWEEN FESTIVAL – OCTOBER 31ST FROM 4:00 TO 9:00)))

A safe atmosphere for children and adults.  A fun and spooky time for all.  Come join us at the Recreation Center. 

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(((REC CENTER GETS COMPUTER DONATION)))

The Recreation Department has just received a donation from the Rio Grande Valley Empowerment Zone consisting of 10 computers to set up the Rec’s Department computer lab.   Thanks to our partners, Dalia Rodriguez, CEO for the RGVEZC, and Monica Duenes, COO for the RGVEZC this computer lab will finally be established for our community.  Mr. Samm Mercado, Recreation Director and his assistant Justin Hinojosa, Recreation Supervisor, will be setting up and coordinating the use of the newly donated computer.  “THANK YOU EMPOWERMENT ZONE FOR YOUR GREAT DONATION”
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Samm Mercado and Justin Hinojosa with donated computers. August 25, 2016.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(((SUMMER CAMP 2016 IN FULL SWING)))

Alton Summer Youth Camp 2016 – Safari Adventure visiting Bentsen State Park RGV for a morning of Bird watching and hiking.

Alton Summer Youth Camp 2016 – Safari Adventure visiting Bentsen State Park RGV for a morning of Bird watching and hiking.

Alton Summer Camp visits Bentsen State Park RGV for a morning of hiking and bird watching.

Alton Summer Camp visits Bentsen State Park RGV for a morning of hiking and bird watching.

Alton Summer Youth Camp - Safari Adventure 2016 Showing off their monkey hand puppets.

Alton Summer Youth Camp – Safari Adventure 2016
Showing off their monkey hand puppets.

Summer Youth Camp – Safari Adventure 2016. Our little campers enjoying their time in Theatre Class.

Summer Youth Camp – Safari Adventure 2016.
Our little campers enjoying their time in Theatre Class.

Our young campers ready for a Safari Adventure with their Safari Hats Arts & Crafts project before heading to Gladys Porter Zoo.

Our young campers ready for a Safari Adventure with their Safari Hats Arts & Crafts project before heading to Gladys Porter Zoo.