Merrillville Parks and Recreation Special Events

Watch this section for our next special event!

Pruzin Community Center Rental Information

The room that we hold our program activities during the week is available to rent on the weekends. For rules and regulations and all rental information please visit our Documents Page.  All rentals must be done in person at the Pruzin Community Center 5750 Tyler St. Merrillville, IN 46410, a minimum of 7 days in advance, Security required rentals need a full 14 days advance reservation.  Phone calls are for inquiry only.  All reservations are on a first come, first served basis.  We cannot take reservations for 2019 until 2019, all reservations must be done in the current year.  No exceptions.  Summer dates go fast, usually by the end of February.  Currently we are booked for all Saturdays until October.  We have a few Sunday dates in August and September.

Pruzin Community Center Activities

To view and sign up for park programming click on the "I Want to" tab at the top of the page and click on park activities
You must sign up no later than the week before each new session.  All programs are held at the Pruzin Community Center unless stated otherwise
We have several activities for adults:
Mondays we have Yoga from 9:30-10:45am, Pinochle from 11:30-2:30pm,
evening Dance Fitness Fun from 6:30-7:30pm. 
Tuesdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Senior Morning Aerobics from 9:30-10:30am, Useful Spanish from 11am-12pm,
evening Ballroom Dance from 6:30-7:30pm, Salsa Dancing from 7:30-8:30pm.  
Wednesdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Phitt Ball from 9:15-10am, Bicyle Club from 9:30-11am, Ballroom Dance from 10:30-11:30am, Yoga from 12-1:15pm,
evening Useful Spanish from 6:30-7:30pm. 
Thursdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Senior Morning Aerobics from 9:30-10:30am. Salsa Dancing from 11am-12pm, Purdue University's 6 week Nutitrion Program from 12:30-1:30pm
Fridays we have our Senior Luncheons with Speakers on the 2nd Friday of each month with games to follow, and we try to plan our day trips for Fridays.  In August we start back with our Bicycle Club from 9:30am-11am - weather permitting.  We meet at the C & O Trail by Stefek Park or off of Mississippi.  Call to find out where we will be starting the Bicycle Club if you missed a day. 
 Fees for the various programs can be found by stopping in the Pruzin Community Center and picking up the individual registration forms and you can make your payments or clicking on any of the blue program names and download a mail-in copy of any registration form to pay by check, or to pay by Credit Card visit our Registration Page above - and if you are a current customer you will be in our registration system and if you have provided us with an e-mail you will be able to register for a program on-line using the tab above: I Want To: and then click: Register for a Park Activity.  On that page you will also be able to view our Calendar for all activities at the Pruzin Community Center.  Remember to keep a program going we must meet our minimum at least 1 week before the activity begins!
(If you have not previously registered through us in the last 6 months, or have not given us a current e-mail address, you can e-mail us a copy of your Driver's License and a phone number and we will put you in our system and e-mail you back your temporary password.)

Pruzin Community Center Trips
Don't miss out by waiting until the last minute.

Overnight Trip: Atlantic City, New York City & Philadelphia
Saturday September 8-Friday September 14, 2018
$75 Deposit holds your spot.

Final Payment due by July 1st, 2018
Single Occupancy: $959 - $75 = $884
Double Occupancy: $649 - $75 = $574 per person
Triple Occupancy: $629 - $75 = $554 per person
visit: www.GroupTrips.com/MerrillvilleParksandRec Diamond Tours for more information.  We are looking to go to Las Vegas in 2019.  Stop into the Pruzin Community Center to pick up the information as it becomes available.

Please call the Park office for further details at 980-5911 or click on the "I Want To" link above and view the Calendar for all events and descriptions.

Crosstowns Information
Merrillville's bike trail is going to be part of a Crosstowns Marathon.  If you would like more information about the Marathon click on this link.  You will be leaving our site and going to their site.  https://crossroadsmarathon.weebly.com/

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