Master life-saving CPR through blended learning

Master life-saving CPR through blended learning

Our CPR blended learning format is for ages 12+ and combines online learning and in-person skills with instruction like what you receive in traditional classes. But blended learning reduces the time needed for class and allows you to finish the online learning at your own pace. After completing both portions, you’re issued a two-year certificate from the American Red Cross.  Continue reading Master life-saving CPR through blended learning

3 water safety resources to help keep your family safe

3 water safety resources to help keep your family safe

As we approach summer, it is vital to keep your family safe when enjoying water-related activities. As Water Safety Month comes to a close, the City of College Station’s Aquatics Division reminds you to be careful around swimming pools, ponds, rivers, lakes, and oceans. Here are a few resources to help keep your family safe this season. Continue reading 3 water safety resources to help keep your family safe

Splash pads open Sunday at Central, Tarrow parks

Splash pads open Sunday at Central, Tarrow parks

Children love splash pads, especially when their parents join them, so slip on your swimsuit and slather on the sunscreen — the City of College Station’s splash pads open Sunday! With the chill of winter starting to move out and spring approaching, we know you’re more than ready for the fun and exhilaration of tipping buckets, weeping water, and the directional spray areas at our pads at W.A. Tarrow Park and the Fun for All Playground at Beachy Central Park. They’re open daily from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Continue reading Splash pads open Sunday at Central, Tarrow parks

Get in summer shape fast with an Aqua Fitness pass

Get in summer shape fast with an Aqua Fitness pass

Take a break from the gym and dive into the City of College Station’s Aqua Fitness classes to build cardio, strength, and resistance in a cool and relaxing atmosphere. It’s easy on the joints while providing a tremendous workout, regardless of your fitness level. The Parks & Recreation Department offers a variety of aqua fitness classes for ages 15 and up at Cindy Hallaran Pool beginning Tuesday and running through Aug. 16. Continue reading Get in summer shape fast with an Aqua Fitness pass