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Learn to tap dance and much more through LO Parks and Recreation
Get moving with tap dance classes for adults
Tap for Adults Get your workout in while working on rhythm, technique. Tap dancing is a great way to explore dance and keep yourself healthy and active. Wear tap shoes and clothes you can comfortably move in. The details are: ages 18 and older, 7-8 p.m. Monday, May 16-June 27, LOPR-Palisades at 1500 Greentree Road, $47.
Adult Drop-In Sports Did you know that Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation offers drop-in sports? From table tennis to volleyball, basketball to pickleball, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved. Plus, it only costs $2 to participate. For more information, visit www.lakeoswegosports.com and check out the open gym schedule. Also keep an eye out for the new 18 and older basketball drop-in coming this June.
Adult One-Night Tennis Clinics Perfect if you cant commit to a weekly class, want to meet new players, or add extra tennis to your week. This clinic is fast-paced, a great workout, and lots of fun. Open to levels 2.5 through 4.0 or higher depending on clinic day and time. Pre-registration is strongly encouraged; only 6 participants will be allowed in each clinic. Call the tennis center at 503-635-5550 to register. The details are: ages 18 and older, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30-8 p.m. and 8-9:30 p.m. March 29 through May 19, Indoor Tennis Center at 2900 Diane Drive, $20.
SUP, kayak and canoe rentals Alder Creek opens Memorial Day weekend with rentals at Tryon Cove and George Rogers Park. The details are: ages vary, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. weekends May 28 through June 26; daily beginning July 2 through August 28. Visit aldercreek.com for more information.
Many stewardship opportunities in Lake Oswego parks, natural areas Whether you enjoy planting native plants or pulling ivy, we need your help. Wear sturdy shoes, bring gloves and water. Look for directional signs to each site or for more information call Babs Hamachek, stewardship coordinator at 503-534-5697.
Zentangle Zentangle inspired drawing uses repetition and patterns to create works of art that explore balance, harmony and boost creativity, concentration and fine motor skills. This type of drawing is great for relaxation and fun. The details are: ages 18 and older, 1-3 p.m. May 20, Adult Community Center at 505 G. Ave., $32.
Social Security Planning Workshop for Couples The decisions spouses make when they are in their 60s will determine the amount of total Social Security income they will receive over their lifetime including the lifetime of the spouse who lives the longest. This workshop will cover some little-known rules that can help married couples get more out of the Social Security system. The details are: ages 55 and older, 6-8 p.m. May 16, LOPR-Palisades, $15.
Class information is in the Parks & Recreation Activities Guide and online at www.loparks.org. You may register by Internet, mail, drop-off during business hours at Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation-Palisades, 1500 Greentree Road, LO, 97034; or fax 503-697-6579; phone 503-675-2549.
Non-residents generally pay more than fees shown. Scholarships are also available for Lake Oswego residents.