The City of Las Cruces Parks & Recreation Department’s open gym hours begin Aug. 10, at Meerscheidt Recreation Center, 1600 E. Hadley Ave. An open gym schedule has been developed to allow gym time for the public separate from leagues, programs, and rentals. Open gym consists of drop-in, pickup game times for activities that are not led or instructed by Parks & Recreation staff. The Open Gym schedule for Aug. 10 through September is as follows:

 

Senior Basketball              M, W, F              8 - 10 a.m.

 

Senior Volleyball               T, Th                  8:30 – 10:30 a.m.

 

Pickleball                            M, W, F              10 a.m. – noon

                                            T, TH                   8 – 10 a.m. & 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (noon)

 

Adult Basketball                 M, W, F               10 a.m.–noon & 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

                                            T, TH                   12:30 – 2:30 p.m. & 7:15 – 8:45 p.m.

 

Adult Volleyball                  M, W                     7:15 – 8:45 p.m.

 

Teen Program                    M, T, W, TH, F     2:30 – 7 p.m.

 

Family Night/Day               F                            2:30 – 8:30 p.m.

                                           Sat.                          9 a.m. – 2:45 p.m.

 

Teen programs are for youth ages 12 – 17. High school students, age 18, may participate, provided they bring proof of their current enrollment in high school. All participants will be required to have a Parks & Recreation ID card. To obtain the ID card, players must be present, and provide birth certificate and school/grade verification. ID cards can be obtained at Meerscheidt Recreation Center, Mondays through Saturdays. Teens must sign in each day at the front desk before they will be allowed to participate. This is a free activity. 

 

Family Day/Night is open to families.  Participants 11 years old or younger must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. This time is intended for parents/guardians to play with their children.  Parent/guardian must be in the gym supervising their child during this time. This is a free activity. 

 

Senior basketball and senior volleyball activities are for adults 18 years and older (50 Plus participants will be given priority).  Cost is a $1 per person, per session.  Participants must sign in and pay for each session at the front desk before they will be allowed to participate. 

 

Adult basketball, adult volleyball, and Pickleball activities are for adults 18 years and older.  Cost is a $1 per person, per session.  Participants must sign in and pay for each session at front desk before they will be allowed to participate.

 

Reminder: Children 11 and under who are not registered and attending a Parks & Recreation Department program at Meerscheidt Recreation Center cannot be left or dropped off at the facility. No unattended children allowed.

 

This schedule is subject to change and will vary in accordance with the Athletics Section sports league play. Calendars may be picked up at Meerscheidt Recreation Center and are available on the web at

las-cruces.org/Park&Recreation.

 

For more information on the Open Gym Schedule, contact the Meerscheidt Recreation Center at 575/541-2563.

 

Impreso el 2015-07-31