2017 Turkey Trot

The Decatur Park District’s 43rd Annual Turkey Trot presented by Tate & Lyle and Fleet Feet Sports is scheduled for November 18 at 8 a.m. at Fairview Park! Enter the 5K or 10K run, 5K recreational walk, or 1/2 mile Turkey Tot Trot. Tot Trot includes a T-shirt and participation prizes. 5K and 10K races include computerized results and 3-deep awards per age group. Register by November 10 to guarantee long-sleeved tech tee in the 5K, 10K, and walk. Purchase a Turkey Trot cotton beanie or stretch fleece headband for $10 each (must be ordered by November 10). Register online at ACTIVE.com by November 10, mail your registration to the DISC, or call 429-3472.
Date: Saturday, November 18
Time: 6:45 – 7:30 a.m. – Race Day Registration/Check-in
7:30 a.m. – Tot Trot; 8 a.m. – Race
Location: Fairview Park Pavilion #1
Fee: $26 ($31 on race day); Tot Trot $16 ($21 on race day)
Registration: Register on Active.com, mail or return your completed registration form & fee to the DISC (1295 W. Wood), or call 429-3472. Click here to download a Turkey Trot registration form.
Early Packet Pick-Up: Friday, November 17 from 4 – 6 p.m. at Fairview Park Pavilion #1

Tumbling Classes Start Oct. 30 & 31

Youth aged 18 months – 13 years old can improve their tumbling skills with the Decatur Park District’s tumbling classes. All classes take place at the DISC (1295 W. Wood). Register at decatur-parks.org or at the DISC. Registration deadline is October 25 (add $5 late fee after deadline). For more information, call 429-3472.

Halloween Costume Party at the DISC

Make this the best Halloween ever by meeting your favorite princesses and movie characters at the DISC! Special guests include Elsa, Belle, Cinderella, Darth Vader, Olaf, and a Minion! Dress up or come as you are! All kids will enjoy snacks, face painting, and other fun activities…AND take a special photo with their favorite character! All ages are welcome! Click here to download a registration form.
Date: Friday, October 27
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Age: All ages
Fee: $25 ($10 for additional children); parents are free
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Deadline: Registration ends October 26.
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

Pickleball Open Play at the DISC

Whether you’re aged 5, 85 or somewhere in between, come to the DISC and play a game of pickleball! The DISC is now offering courts for open play pickleball time. Paddles are available for a small fee. For more information, call Rachael Bishop at 429-3472. View the Pickleball Open Play flyer.

Date: Mondays & Wednesdays, October 16 – March 14
Time: 9 a.m. – noon
Fee: $2 for non-members; free for DISC members
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood

School’s Out Day Camp on Oct. 31

Play games and take great field trips with the DISC’s School’s Out Day Camp on October 9 & 31! Youth aged 5 – 14 will enjoy playing basketball, kickball, dodgeball, and a Halloween Party on October 31. Camp will take place from 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. at the DISC. Fee is $40 ($35 with resident discount) per day with a 15 percent discount for each additional sibling. Please bring a sack lunch. For more information, call Danita Roseman at 429-3472.
View the School’s Out Day Camp flyer for a complete list of dates and activities.
Date/Activity: October 31 – Halloween Party
Time: 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Ages: 5 – 14
Fee: $40 ($35 with resident discount) per day; 15% discount for each additional sibling
Location: DISC, 1295 W. Wood
Registration: Register at the DISC (1295 W. Wood), call 429-3472, or click here to register online.

Get Fit 4 Fall!

The DISC’s Fit 4 Fall membership promotion runs September 1 – October 31, 2017 and includes discounts on all full-facility annual passes. Individual memberships are $31/month; family memberships are $42/month; seniors will enjoy a $22/month rate; and senior couples can join for $32/month. Sign up by October 31 and “pick your perk” with a fitness or child care punch pass. Facility features include a 25-foot tall climbing wall, group fitness classes, sport courts, golf center, fitness center, stroller club, child care, and Decatur’s largest indoor running track. For more information, call the DISC at 429-3472. Click here to view the Fit 4 Fall flyer.

Stroller Club at the DISC

Throw on your walking shoes and join the Stroller Club at the DISC! Stroller Club is held on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 9 – 11 a.m. at the DISC Indoor Track. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents while exercising. No registration needed. Free for DISC members or $3.25/visit for non-members. Call the DISC at 429-3472 for more information.

New “Transform” Group Personal Training Program

If your goal is to transform your health this summer, register for the DISC’s new “TransForm” group personal training program, led by nationally-certified personal trainer and registered nurse Sonja Eades. The 6-week program includes 18 one-hour training sessions, nutrition and supplement information, stress management, and a valuable support system that comes with being part of a group. Cost is $315 for DISC members and $375 for non-DISC members (non-DISC includes a 7-week, full-facility pass). Group must consist of at least 3 individuals. Begin your fitness journey today by calling Jeff Rounds at 429-DISC (3472) or Sonja Eades at 454-9652.