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  1. Christmas Closure

    December 23, 2016 - December 27, 2016

    City administrative offices will be closed in observation of the holiday.

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Outdoor Recreation Calendar

  1. No-Frills 5K Trail Series - "Holiday Hustle"

    December 10, 2016, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM @ Guilford Mackintosh Park & Marina

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  2. River Walk

    December 10, 2016, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ Glencoe Paddle Access

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  3. River Walk

    December 17, 2016, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM @ Stoney Creek Marina

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Recreation & Parks Calendar

  1. Breakfast with Santa

    December 10, 2016, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Available to all ages Burlington Recreation & Parks invites families to come enjoy a most memorable breakfast at Thataways eating with Santa. Activities available that day will include arts and crafts, face painting, and Santa! Breakfast will include coffee, orange juice, biscuits, muffins & fruit! Pre-registration is required; no walk-ins day of event; space is limited.

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  2. Christmas Trivia Night

    December 10, 2016, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Available to all ages Burlington Recreation & Parks invites you to have fun at our family-friendly trivia night with questions all related to Christmas! There will be 4 trivia rounds from pictures to music to question your Christmas knowledge. There will be winners all night long as well as our family dinner special of 4 slices of pizza and 4 drinks for only $8.

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  3. Burlington Youth Council Meeting

    December 12, 2016, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Join the Burlington Youth Council made up of middle and high school students in Alamance County. Students plan programs, volunteer, learn leadership skills, organize fundraisers, meet other teens , and make a difference.

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  4. Preteen Holiday Dance

    December 16, 2016, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    Ages: 3rd-5th graders only Burlington Recreation & Parks invites preteens to celebrate the holidays at Thataways with dancing, arcade games, billiards, arts & crafts, prizes, and concessions all night long!

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  5. Winter Break FUNDAYS

    December 19, 2016, 7:30 AM - December 30, 2016, 6:00 PM @ Thataways Youth Center

    On Teacher Workdays, certain Holidays, and select snow days the Fundays Program operates at Thataways Youth Center at 1331 Overbrook Road. This facility will be CLOSED to the public during Fundays. Registration form and payment must be received in advance and a hard copy of the receipt must be presented at the sign in table for Part Time, Drop In, & Public Participants. If you are delinquent in Camp or Afterschool payments your child will not be able to attend Fundays. No refunds or transferable options for Fundays payments. Fundays must have a minimum of 10 paid participants to operate.

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  6. Golden Harmonies Choir's Christmas Musical Performance

    December 20, 2016, 1:00 PM @ Paramount Theater

    Burlington Recreation & Parks invites you to come out for a free performance of the Golden Harmonies Senior Adult Choir and the New Covenant Children Choir at the Paramount! A festive way to bring in the holidays!

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  7. Basic Archery Instruction for Youth

    December 28, 2016, All Day @ Lake Mackintosh Park & Marina at the Clubhouse (temporary indoor archery range)

    Burlington Recreation & Parks invites youth to experience basic archery at the Lake Mackintosh Park & Marina’s Clubhouse. Participants will be taken through a lesson promoting safety and archery basics encouraging a focus on performing a proper shot: featuring an introduction to archery, safety on the range, using a string bow, and 11 steps of archery success through the NASP curriculum. For more information, please call (336) 229-3150. To register online, please visit Space is limited; all participants must pre-register and complete a registration form with liability waiver the day of the program. Archery equipment will be provided by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission’s North Carolina Hunter Education Program through an enhancement federal grant from the Pittman-Roberson Act. Participants may bring a water bottle with their name on it and a healthy snack. Please wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes. NASP:

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Special Events

  1. Holiday Magic: A Dickens Christmas

    December 9, 2016, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Downtown

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  2. Christmas in the Park

    December 22, 2016, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ City Park

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