Summer Registration Update


We are excited and pleased to announce that using the recommended guidelines provided to us and in communication with the City of West Allis Health Department, we will be offering the programs listed below this summer beginning Monday, July 6th. 

Please click HERE to see our Reopening Plan. (Plans were created using recommendations from the West Allis Health Department, Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation, Department of Children and Families, and the Centers for Disease Control). 

Ready to get your summer started and sign up for some programs?
Click HERE for a complete list of Summer Offerings. Please be sure to read class descriptions carefully. Resident registration starts Monday, June 8th at 8:00am ONLINE ONLY and programs start the week of Monday, July 6th!  We hope to see you there!

NEW!  NEW! NEW! We are excited to announce and welcome  virtual classes to our program line up so you can have fun from the comfort of your own home! Please click HERE for a list of virtual classes!

Please note:  ALL previously published and scheduled Summer 2020 Activity Guide programs, classes, leagues and events through Friday, July 3rd have been cancelled or modified.

If you enrolled in a Summer 2020 program prior to May 1, 2020, you will be receiving a phone call (June 1st - June 5th ) from an administrative team member to discuss your options.

Although we are unable to move forward with all of our previously scheduled summer programming, we are happy and excited to provide some activities and programs to get you active, engaged and having some FUN! We appreciate your continued patience and understanding at this time. Please know our staff remains committed to serving our community and keeping everyone safe. 

Click HERE for more detailed important summer registration information and program details.


A Special Thank You


The WAWM RCS Department would like to thank the WAWM School District's Lead Psychologist, Laura Sage! She has voluntarily led a Mindfulness session each week for our team members to help us during this time of uncertainty. Thank you, Laura, for all you do for us!  #wawmproud  ��
"...thank you and Laura for putting on these sessions. They all have been great and very helpful for me. I have been looking forward to Tuesdays because these sessions are so relaxing and informative." - WAWM RCS Department Member
  

Early Childhood 


GOING VIRAL

Reading Rockets, Math Detectives, Science Superpowers and Engineering Explorations

This summer Marissa Meier will be teaching these four youth enrichment classes virtually. Participants that register will be emailed a link to go onto for the class one day prior to the class starting. Materials for the class will be distributed one week prior to the classes beginning. An email and phone call will be made that the materials are ready to be picked up the new Recreation Center at 2450 South 68th Street. Then parent/guardian or participant signed up will have to come to the Recreation Center and upon arrival call the number we will give you and the materials will be brought out to your car.

Class dates and fees will be as follows:

Engineer Explorations  July 9th thru August 6th 
203702.01 

$20 / $30 
Reading 
Rockets 
July 7th thru
August 4th 

204452.01

$50 / $75
Math
Detectives 
July 9th thru
August 6th 

204453.01 

$38 / $57 
Science Superpowers July 8th thru 
August 5th 

204454.01

$25 / $38 

If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact Linda Gritzmacher, program manager, at 414-604-4911.
 


Early Childhood Classes Being Held This Summer
All Class held at Irving Fieldhouse
 

Nature    


July 7th      


203100.04


$5 / $8 

Bugs Bugs Bugs 


July 14th    


203100.05       


$5 / $8 
                        Totworks       
July 23rd thru
August 20th

203110.02       


$25 / $38

Nature Explorers
July 22nd thru August 19th
203111.02       


$19 / $29 
Pint-Size Picassos            
July 23rd thru August 20th 
203152.02     


$19 / $29 

Splash Dash


August 1st

203208.01       


$5 / $8 
Play & Learn with Playdough
July 21st thru August 18th
203350.02       


$15 / $23
 
Classes with adult will be held with only one adult and the participant and no other siblings, guests or spectators.

Classes without adult, the participant will be dropped off at the door where a WAWM RCS Dept. employee will check the participant in and walk them into the class. At the end of the class, the WAWM RCS Dept. will walk the children out to their adults who will have to remain outside.

All participants are asked to bring their own water bottle to class.
We apologize we cannot offer all the classes this summer, however, we are trying to get some classes for the children to participate in. Any questions, please contact Linda Gritzmacher, Program Manager at 414-604-4911.


Youth Enrichment

Check out the  NEW  Youth Enrichment offerings for this summer.  We have some in-person classes as well as some NEW VIRTUAL classes.  Click below to see find out more details about the classes!





Adult Enrichment

Check out the new VIRTUAL offerings the WAWM RCS Department has in store for this summer.  Some offerings have been re-formatted to be held virtually and we also have some brand new offerings.  Click below to see what we have going on this summer!   

We will be using Zoom to connect virtually with you from the comforts of your own home.  Not familiar with Zoom, not a problem!  We are happy to help you connect by sending you a tutorial video to help you navigate the program.  Our classes will be secured with a password that will be emailed out to participants at least 1 Business Day prior to the first class date.






Youth Sports

We are able to run our youth sport programs with the following modifications:

Groups of 10 (8 players, 2 instructors)
6 week season (7/6 - 8/14)
Instructional practices (no games)
Players should bring their own equipment when possible, we will provide players with their own ball.  Any shared equipment will be wiped down after each practice.  
Parents should arrive 10 minutes before their scheduled start time and stay in the car until the practice starts.  

Click here to register starting Monday June 8th

Adult Fitness



Unfortunately many classes had to get cancelled this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, we are still able to offer a few classes and hope you come and enjoy them. All participants are asked to bring their own mat and water bottle to class. Any questions or concerns, please contact Linda Gritzmacher, Program Manager, 414-604-4911.

Offerings at the NEW RECREATION CENTER 

Chair Yoga for Seniors 
208001.01   

July 8th thru August 19th 


$21 / $32

Senior Morning Stretch 

208008.01   
July 6th thru 
August 17th

$21 / $32 
Sculpt, Strength and Stretch 

208130.01       
July 7th thru August 18th      

$28 / $42 

Pilates


208300.01       

July 7 thru August 18th      

$16 /$24


Total Stretch M  


208500.01       

July 6th thru August 18th
$28 / $42 


Total Stretch W


208500.02       

July 8th thru 
August 19th      


$28 /$42 


FLW Outdoor Track
Classes Held Monday and Wednesday
(If rain, class cancelled for that night)


Walk with Ease

208120.02   
July 6th thru July 15th        

$8 / $12

Walk with Ease

208120.03       
July 20th thru August 5th

$10 /$15 

Walk with Ease

208120.04       
August 10th thru August 26th 

$10 /$15 


1205 S. 70th Street, First Floor, West Allis, WI 53214 
(414) 604-4900