Merrillville Parks and Recreation Special Events

Santa Procession with Tree Lighting
starting around 5pm December 1 we will have a parade from 61st Street to Pruzin Park, 5750 Tyler Street, Merrillville, IN 46410.  Bring your camera to take pictures of your youngerster with Santa as we light up the Park.

Pruzin Community Center Rental Information

The room that we hold our program activiities during the week is available to rent on the weekends. For rules and regulations and all rental information please see our Rental & Rules Brochure or visit our Documents Page

Pruzin Community Center Activities

We have several activities for adults.  Mondays we have Yoga from 9:30-10:45 am.  Bicycle Club from 11:30 am-12:30pm, Pinochle from 11:30 am-2:30 pm.  Zumba from 6:30-7:30 pm.  Tuesdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Senior Morning Aerobics from 9:30-10:30am,  Get Fit Line Dancing from 6-7:30 pm.  Wednesdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Phitt Ball from 9-9:45am, Ballroom Dance from 10:30-11:30am.  Thursdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Senior Morning Aerobics from 9:30-10:30am.  Fridays we have our Senior Luncheons with Speakers on the 2nd Friday of each month.  Purdue Nutrition Program from 12:30-1:30pm.  Fees for the various programs can be found in our Brochure on the Documents page, or you can stop in to the Pruzin Community Center and pick up a brochure or the individual registration forms. 

We plan most of our Day Trips for Fridays, but nothing is planned at this time.  We do have some requests out to Starlight Tours, but are awaiting a response back to see if the dates requested are available.

We have an overnight casino bus bus trip planned to Michigan through Eclipse Tours that will be October 10-12.  We have a flyer with pricing details at the Pruzin Community Center.  The itinerary will be issued about 2 weeks before the trip leaves.  The casino incentives will be given on the bus before we head to each individual casino.  A single is $250, Double per person is $200, Triple per person is $180.

We have an 11 day tour to Miami/Key West Florida planned through Diamond Tours from February 17-25, 2018 - $75 deposit will hold your space until you make your final payment by December 10.  Full details can be picked up at the Pruzin Community Center.

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