Archive for Summer Activities

Magic Camp is coming to Carlisle!

 

 

 

 

 

Abracadabra! Magic Camp is for anyone who likes to have fun! You’ll learn how to entertain and amaze your friends, family, and classmates with magic that you can do anywhere, at any time and for the rest of your life.

Join professional magician Lee Cole for a fun Tuesday AND Thursday 9am-11:45am at the Carlisle Rec Center. All magic materials provided. Cost of the two day magic camp is $40.

  • Who: Ages First Grade and up
  • What: Magic Camp
  • When: Tuesday June 26th and Thursday June 28th *This is a TWO-DAY camp.
  • Time: 9am-11:45am
  • Location: Carlisle Rec Center
  • Fee: $40
  • Register at Carlisle City Hall
  • Deadline to register is Monday June 25th

Summer Rec Bowling Time Change to 10am on June 20th

 

Bowling on Wednesday June 20th will depart from Carlisle at 10am and return at 12:00 noon.  There will NOT BE an afternoon bus to go bowling on this day.

 

  • What:  Bowling
  • When: June 20
  • Bus departure Time: 10am (Carlisle) 10:15 (Easter Lake)
  • Bus arrival time: 12:15 (Easter Lake) 12:30 (Carlisle)
  • Cost: $10

Jester Park Barn Tour and Wagon Ride

 

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Summer Rec is really excited to be going to Jester Park next week.  The kids will enjoy a wagon ride, barn tour, and short horse science info session is planned.  Kids are encouraged to bring a sack lunch to enjoy after the activity. Water will be provided.  

  • When: Thursday June 21st
  • Time: 8:30 -1
  • Who: 1st Grade and up
  • Where: Jester Park
  • What to bring: Sack Lunch
  • What to wear: Pants and tennis shoes
  • Cost: $15
  • Sign up at Carlisle City Hall 8am-5pm by Tuesday June 18th.
  • Sign Release forms here:

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Summer Rec to play Foot Golf!

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Summer Rec will be going to Norwalk Warrior Run Friday, June 15th.  Registration is full.  Kids that are signed up need to bring their own soccer ball!  Kids who do not have a soccer ball at the time of check-in will need to pay $5 for soccer ball rental.

Bring your own Soccer ball OR bring $5 to play.

Summer Rec spots still available!

Summer Rec programs start Monday June 11th.  Many activities still have spots available!  Visit Carlisle City Hall to register for events happening this week!

  • Playground for Kids in Ankeny
  • Jester Park Barn tour and wagon ride
  • Laser tag at Escape Chambers
  • Foot Golf at Warrior Run at Nowalk

 

 

Detailed Summer Rec Schedule

 

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Detailed information for Carlisle 2018 Summer Rec Program listed below.

 

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Registration begins at 5pm May 23rd at Carlisle City Hall!

 

2018 Summer Recreation Schedule Announced

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The 2018 Summer Rec program has many new activities this year! We are excited to be traveling to Escape Chambers for LASER TAG, Slideways for Go Kart racing, Jester Park for a Barn tour and Wagon Ride, Old School Pinball and Arcade in Grimes, trips to area parks for playground fun and picnic lunch and visiting a couple of nearby water parks. Kids can learn some magic skills at our two- ½ day magic camp. We are also offering a cookies and canvas activity too! Several past activities are still on the schedule. Check out all the fun activities in upcoming editions of the Carlisle Citizen or www.carlisleiowa.org.

Registration for activities will begin at City Hall, 

Wednesday, May 23rd 5-7pm.

This is a first come first served registration process.  Registration for activities that still have openings can be done at City Hall after May 23rd, 8am-5pm, Monday to Friday.

  • Park Dates- June 11th, 12th, 19th, July 16th, July 23rd
  • Laser Tag- June 14th
  • Slideways Go Karts- June 18th
  • Jester Park (wagon ride)- June 21st
  • Mini Golf- June 22nd
  • Painting Class @ Rec Center- June 25th
  • Magic Camp @ Rec Center- June 26th, 28th
  • Arcade Days- June 29th, July 27th
  • Water Park dates- July 9th, 12th
  • Pump It Up- July 10th
  • Roller skating- July 13th
  • Movie-Hotel Transylvania 3- July 17th
  • Paddleboard- July 19th
  • Horseback riding- July 20th
  • Canoeing- July 24th
  • Geocache- July 26th

Summer Jobs with City of Carlisle

Great summer jobs are available right here in Carlisle! 

Check out the Aquatic Center and Summer Rec program for a great summer opportunity to work close to home, and get to work with your friends kind of job!

 

 

  • City of Carlisle Aquatic Center is now taking applications for Pool Manager, Lifeguards, Concessions stand attendants and Gate Attendants.  

 

  • City of Carlisle Summer Rec program is now taking applications for Summer Rec Supervisor,  and Summer Rec Attendants.

 

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Please contact Ronda Frost with any questions

Rfrost@carlisleiowa.org

515-707-2030

Pool Manager Position Available

 

Pool Manager
The Carlisle Aquatic Center is now accepting applicants for the seasonal position of Pool Manager for the 2018 summer season. The Pool Manager will work with the Parks and Rec Superintendent in the day-to-day operation of the Aquatic Center.

Manager duties include the supervision of all staff to include:
• gate attendant
• concessions stand staff
• lifeguards

Areas of responsibility:
*swim lessons schedule
*public swim hours of operation
*private pool parties
*maintenance of the pool area
*in-service lifeguard training
*The Pool Supervisor will also oversee the daily operations of the concessions stand.
*They will perform pump room duties including backwash and be responsible for making adjustments to chlorine levels as needed
*Other duties assigned by the Parks and Rec Superintendent.

  • Preferred minimum qualifications required: Valid Lifeguard Certificate, CPR/AED/First Aid certified,
  • Desired Qualifications: Minimum of 18 years of age, one year of supervisory experience, or 3 years of aquatic experience, Water Safety Instructor Certified or YMCA Swim Lesson certification

Starting Wage is $12 an hour

Applications are available at Carlisle City Hall Or online at Carlisleiowa.org

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Equal Opportunity Employer

 

Contact Ronda Frost at 515-707-2030 or Rfrost@carlisleiowa.org

Summer Rec Open gym at Carlisle Elementary Gym

Bring your own basketball to practice dribbling, shooting and playing a game with your friends. A responsible adult should accompany any children under the age of 10.

Open Gym starts tonight 6-8pm! Open to 4th – 8th graders.
*Location CHANGE: Now at Carlisle ELEMENTARY SCHOOL gym. Blue doors located on the north side of the building next to the parking lot will be open.