Centre Region Council of Governments
Centre Region Parks & Recreation
Spring 2002 Program Registration Report


SPRING 2002 PROGRAM REPORT

March 1 - May 31, 2002

Important Spring program dates:
The CRPR Spring Leisure Guide was distributed in the CDT on Sunday, February 24, 2002
The registration period opened on Monday, February 25, 2002
The main Program Window was March 11 - May 4, 2002.

Important Summer program dates:
The CRPR Summer Leisure Guide was distributed in the CDT on Sunday, Apr. 7, 2002.
The registration period opened on Monday, April 8, 2002
The main Program Window will run from June 15 - August 2, 2002

The CRPR Website currently consists of 394 web pages of materials for reference.
Information regarding virtually all aspects of CRPR operations is available on the website.

Centre Region Parks & Recreation...Spring 2002


AQUATICS

PROGRAM REGISTRATIONS Spring 2001
Youth Aquatics at HS Natatorium: Parent & Toddler, Preschool 1, Preschool 2, Level 1, Level 2, Level 3, Level 4, Level 5, Level 6
TOTAL: 41 Programs
295  (27 on W/L)
Adult Aquatic Programs at High School Natatorium - Learn To Swim, H20 Aero., Sr. Cit H2O Exercise, Over 40 Lap Swim, & ARC Lifeguarding       TOTAL: 5 Programs 77
Spring Break Open Swim: March 4 - 8, 2002 473
Friday Night Open Swims: 9 Fridays in 3 months -
Mar. 1, 15, 22; Apr. 5, 12, 19; May 3, 10, 17   (SCAHS cancelled Mar. 29)
602
“Early Bird” Season Pool Passes (Jan. 1 - Apr. 30, 2002) 773
TOTAL AQUATICS REGISTRATIONS 2220

Spring Aquatic registrations increased by 12% from the 2001 season (1,981)

FITNESS & SPORTS

Adult Fitness Programs (7 programs):  Co-ed Rec. Volleyball, AM Workout, Body Toning, Step Aerobics, Dance Aerobics, Low-Impact Aerobics 149   (2 on W/L)
Adult Softball League 240  (12 Teams)
Youth Judo Class 13
Youth Girls Softball: Grades 3-12 253  (18 Teams)
Youth Field Hockey 34
Youth Gymnastics (3 sessions for 7 weeks) 56
Adult Tennis 15  (1 on W/L)
Youth Tennis 11 (8 on W/L)
Singles Volleyball (Wednesdays & Sundays) 185
TOTAL SPORTS / FITNESS REGISTRATIONS 956

Spring fitness & sports registrations increased by 22% from the 2001 season (784)

Visit Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

MILLBROOK MARSH
NATURE CENTER

Brown Bag Lunch Series (2 Sessions -Apr. 5 & May 3) 21
Early Morning Bird Walks (3 Sessions - Apr. 25, May 7 & 16) 25
Millbrook Marsh Mondays (Begins in June) N/A
School and Day Care Programs - 26 Programs offered: 24 Marsh Discover Walks; 2 Wetland Critters 854 Children,  57 Children
Facility Rentals (with 12 visitors) 290 Children, 85 Adults
TOTAL VISITORS TO MILLBROOK MARSH NATURE CENTER 1,332

Spring nature center registrations increased by 16% from the 2001 season (1,152)

SPECIAL PROGRAMS & SERVICES

Square & Round/Ballroom Dance: Carter & Ruby Ackerman
(# of visits to classes in Mar., Apr., & May)
557
Concerts by State College Area Municipal Band
- Festival of Marches: Attendance ~ 350
- Mother’s Day Concert: Attendance ~ 325
675
CRPR Easter Egg Hunt - Sat. March 31, 2002 450
Ed. Rec Days (w/ SCASD)
- All About Art: Attendance 16
- Wetland Wonders: Attendance 18
34
Spring Spruce-Up Day (8:30-Noon on Sat. April 27, 2002) 32 Groups (w/ 344 volunteers)
Singles Volleyball Club (Wednesdays & Sundays) 165
Skywatch - April 19 , May 17 (Both canceled due to weather) 0
TOTAL REGISTRATIONS FOR SPECIAL PROGRAMS & SERVICES 2,225

Spring special service registrations decreased by 3% from the 2001 season (2,294)

CENTRE REGION
SENIOR CITIZENS CENTER

Noontime Meals served at Senior Center (Mar., Apr., May) 875
Program Visits to Senior Center (Mar., Apr., May) 6,406
TOTAL SENIOR CENTER VISITS 7,281

  Spring senior center registrations increased by 5% from the 2001 season (6,938)

Centre Region Parks & Recreation
SPRING 2002 - March 1 - May 31, 2002

Compiled by Don Coine, CRPR Recreation Supervisor
June 1, 2002