|The sponsors who helped make this event possible included: Sigma Print Co., Western Enterprises, Inc., DATCU Credit Union, CoServ, The Shops at Highland Village, Denton County Transportation Authority, Ben E. Keith Beverages, North Texas Child Magazine, Gronberg Orthodontics, Atmos Energy, ELAN Flower Mound, Dogtopia of Highland Village, Camp Gladiator, Cross Timbers Gazette, Marcus High School Cross Country & GymGuyz.
Kids Kamp will start on Monday, June 11 and will be held at Briarhill Middle School. This 8 week program will feature organized games, activities, arts and crafts, and field trips. The Kamp is offered Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
|Community Education Classes
Yoga classes are available at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center. Private Yoga Classes are offered by certified Yoga Instructor, Rachel Swan. To schedule your private class, please contact Rachel Swan at (214) 641-4236 or email@example.com. “Yoga For All” is offered by instructor, Sangeeta Pathak. This class takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Sangeeta can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fit4Mom is held on Tuesdays from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.at Unity Park and on Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. at Doubletree Ranch Park.
Camp Gladiator is held at Unity Park on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 8:30 a.m.; as well as on Monday and Wednesday at 5:00 p.m., 6:15 p.m., and 7:30 p.m. at Doubletree Ranch Park.
Tai Chi Gung is held Mondays from 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., and Thursdays from 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. at T Robert & Lee DuVall Center FREE of charge.
Pilates Strength & Core for 50 is held Sundays at 9:00 a.m. at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center.
Outdoor Recreational Pickleball open court is available at Unity Park. Pickleball nets and balls are located on-site for set up. All ages are welcome to play FREE of charge and residency is not required. Don’t forget to bring your paddle!
Indoor Recreational Pickleball open court is available weekly on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. at The Robert & Lee DuVall Center. All ages are welcome to play FREE of charge and residency is not required.
Stand Up Paddle Boarding is now open on the weekends! Bluet SUP will be offering daily rentals, SUP yoga classes, private lessons, tours, and group parties. Please see Bluet SUP at www.BluetSup.com, on Facebook, or on Instagram for current classes offered as well as rental days/times available.
This week, staff performed routine maintenance at all parks. They have also been aerating at Unity Park after the Celebrate Highland Village event, landscaping and performing maintenance on the splash pad at Doubletree Ranch Park. Staff has also set out signs and assisted the recreation division in moving supplies to our Highland Village Kids Kamp. Staff at the Highland Village Tennis Center removed a limb that fell due to the storms that passed through the city this week.
|The splash pad is open every day from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. weather pending. You can check the status of the splash pad at hvparks.com.
COPPERAS BRANCH PARK:
Staff continues to proceed of with the Copperas Park Remediation Project. The removal of dead trees and trimming up the rest of the trees has been completed. The dome post replacement mowing and asphalt sealing will begin the following week. The goal is to have Copperas Branch Park open by mid-summer pending any delays.
On Thursday, Phil Lozano and Fince Espinoza met with representative from with US Army Corps of Engineers, TxDOT and AGL Constructors regarding the Copperas Park mitigation items.
|VICTORIA PARK TRACK REPLACMENT:
BW2 Engineers continues to work on the design of the track replacement. They continue to survey the existing park/trail.
RL Goodson continues to work on the design for the Brazos Parking Lot Extension Project. Staff is in the process of reviewing the final version of the construction documents (CD’s).
SUNSET POINT PARK:
G & A Consultants continue to update the contract documents (CD’s) for the park project.
HIGHLAND VILLAGE ROAD SIDEWALK:
BW2 Engineers continue to work on the preliminary layout of the Highland Village Road Sidewalk Project.
Halff Associates continues to work on the design of the Unity Pond Expansion Project & Unity Park Softball Field Expansion Project. Staff continues to coordinate with the design firm.
DOUBLETREE RANCH PARK TO DCTA TRAIN STATION PEDESTRIAN CONNECTION:
The southern section (south of the pond) has been closed to the public due to the construction of the pedestrian trail that is going to connect to the park. The connection is anticipated to be completed by September of this year. The pedestrian bridge will provide a connection from the south end of Doubletree Ranch Park to the DCTA Train Station.
SHADE STRUCTURES IN VARIOUS PARKS:
Andra Foreman is continues to work on coordinating the installation of shade structures at Unity Park (Dog Park and Exercise Equipment Areas), Lions Club Park playground, Turpin Park playground and Lower Sellmeyer Park playground. She is in the contract review process.
PILOT KNOLL PARK:
The contract has been executed for the Day Use Restroom Replacement Project. Staff is in the process of reviewing the preliminary set of plans. The Day Use Restroom will be identical to the restroom that is currently at Lakeside Community Park.