Merrillville Parks and Recreation Special Events

Watch this section for our next special event!

Mark your calendars now so you won't miss our Concert in the Park!

Friday, July 27, 2018  7-10pm

Solid Playaz, Together & Latin Satin Soul!

2018 Concert Flyer

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.  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.

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 Friday before each new session.  We have several activities for adults.  Mondays we have Yoga from 9:30-10:45am, Beginner Salsa Lessons from 11:30am-12:30pm, and 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.   Wednesdays we have Enhanced Senior Fitness from 8-9am, Phitt Ball from 9:15-10am, Ballroom Dance from 10:30-11:30am, and Yoga from 12-1:15pm.  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 with games to follow. Purdue's 6 week New Nutrition Program will  be starting back in August, and we try to plan our day trips for Fridays.  At the beginning of May we started back with our Bicycle Club on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9:30am-11am. 
Elementary School Age Programs: Starting in June we have our 1 day Camps for ages 5-12.  Ninja Warrior Camp on June 19 from 1-2pm, Gymnastics Camp on July 17 from 12:30-1:30pm, Martial Arts Camp on July 31 from 1-2pm, and our Track and Field Camp on August 14 from 12:30-1:30pm.
Fees for the various programs can be found by stopping in the Pruzin Community Center and picking up the individual registration forms and 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 visiting our Registration Page above - and if you are in our registration system and 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 Community Center.
(If you have not previously registered through us, 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 Due immediately to hold your spot.

Final Payment due by July 1st
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, click on the overnight trip link above or stop in the Pruzin Community Center to pick up a flyer.

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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