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Click here to view special events at the Glendale Adult Center, 5970 W. Brown St.
Click here to view special volunteer events within the Neighborhood Services Division.
Surviving the Summer: Summer Safety Event 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, June 19, at the Westgate Entertainment District, Fountain Park, 6770 N. Sunrise Blvd.
Hosted by Glendale Parks and Recreation, this free event features a variety of agencies/vendors to educate individuals on water safety, sun safety and much more.
Foothills Daddy/Daughter Dance 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Saturday, June 20, at
the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, 5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
You are cordially invited to the Foothills Daddy-Daughter Dance. This is your chance to show your little girl how special she is while creating lasting memories by treating her to a night of fun with music, dancing and dessert. Dads or other significant male may attend. Open to daughters aged 3-12. Dress code is semi-formal. The cost is $15 for Dad and $5 for each daughter. Space is limited. Call 623-930-4600 to register (code #353164-01 for Dad, #353264-01 for daughters). Registration deadline is Wednesday, June 17.
6th Annual Foothills Family Swim Party 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Saturday, June 27, at the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, 5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Come and enjoy an evening for families at our mini-waterpark. Our DJ
will play music while you swim, eat and play games. Entrance includes
a hot dog and lemonade. The Café will be open for additional purchases.
Parents/guardians must be present. No food, ice chests, swim toys or
floatation devices. Event open to the first 400 paid participants. Residents
$4/person, non-residents $6/person. For more information, call Darren
Family Building Block Challenge 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Saturday, July 11, at the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, 5600 W. Union Hills Dr.
Join us again for our Building Block Challenge, where families will be given a tub of Legos and asked to create an amazing creation that will wow everyone. Families will have 1½ hours to design and build their creation before it is judged by our panel. Who will take home the Foothills Lego Trophy? Popcorn and lemonade will be served. $25/family. To sign up; call 623-930-4600 or click here. For more information, call Darren at 623-930-4610.