Perquimans County Recreation Facilities
Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
- Perquimans County Community Center (located on Granby Street, Hertford)
- Walking trail around the center on Granby Street with a .9 mile loop.
- Perquimans County Tennis Courts/Basketball Court (located on Grubb Street, Hertford)
- Perquimans County Athletic Fields (located on Wiggins Road, Winfall)
- Perquimans County Basketball Court (located on King Street, Hertford)
- Camping Platforms (Bear Garden, Cypress Woods, Mill Creek)
Aerobic Kickboxing Class
Aerobic kickboxing classes will be offered on Tuesday's and Thursday's from 6:00 pm-7:15 p.m. Please bring an exercise mat and water. Cost per class is $2.50. For more information contact the Perquimans County Recreation Department at 426-5695. Class will move to Hertford Grammar School located at 603 Dobbs Street, in the multi-purpose room, beginning Tuesday, September 24th.
ZUMBA is a Latin-music based cardio workout that will burn lots of calories! Monday class is from 6-7 pm, cost is $5.00 per class. Cynthia Elliott, a certified instructor will lead you through this fun workout to help reduce stress, burn fat, build endurance and tone muscles. Bring water, a small towel and wear comfortable shoes. If you have any questions please call the recreation department 426-5695. ZUMBA has been canceled for Monday, March 10th & 17th.
Pilates is a method of body conditioning that is a system of stretching and strengthening exercises developed over 90 years ago by Joseph Pilate. It strengthens and tones muscles, improves posture, provides flexibility and balance, unites body and mind , and creates a more streamlined shape. Class is Monday and Friday mornings from 9-10 am, cost is $5.00 per class. Please bring a mat.
Strength Training & Toning Class
Strength training and toning class will be offered on Wednesdays from 6 pm to 7 pm at Hertford Grammar School (603 Dobbs Street) in the multi-purpose room. Cost is $2.50 per class. Class may include leg work with resistance bands, squats, leg lifts, planks, push-ups and more. It is a total body workout with no routine to learn!
A six-week course teaching watercolor to beginners and intermediates will be offered at the Recreation Center from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm on the following Wednesdays: February 19th, 26th, March 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th. Fee is $95.
The focus for class will be the elements of design-line, value, color, texture, shape, size and direction. The instructor, Margi Wynn had been seriously studying and painting in watercolors for the past 24 years. She has taught at George Mason University, Fairfax VA, as well as Dallas TX and Chesapeake VA. To register or for further information call Margi at 426-5112.
Drawing & Painting Basics- New session starting in February!!
A six-week course will be offered at the Recreation Center from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM on the following Mondays: February 3rd, 10th, 17th, March 3rd, 10th and 17th with a makeup day on March 24th. Fee is $90. A materials list will be provided to enrollees prior to the start of class.
Class is designed for new students and students who want to expand their skills. Instructor Annemarie Pomp has over 30 years classroom experience and had developed this class to help the aspiring artist learn how to develop basic skills. To register please contact the instructor at 252-426-2012 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The open studio is sponsored by the Perquimans Arts League for artists who are experienced in the basics of their medium and need a time and a place to be creative and work. It will be held one Friday each month at the Perquimans Recreation Center: February 28th, March 28th, May 30th and June 27th. Sessions will run from 10:30 am to 3:00 pm, bring all your painting supplies and pack a lunch so you may enjoy the opportunity to work along with the companionship of other artists. If you are interested in signing up, email Annemarie Pomp at email@example.com.
Registration forms for youth sports may be printed and returned to the recreation department or completed at the recreation department. If you have any questions please call 426-5695.
Basketball games scheduled for Tuesday, January 28th and Wednesday, January 29th have been canceled due to impending weather conditions.
We are now registering for Spring Volleyball for girls ages 8 to 12 years old (age as of 4/1/2014). Fee is $20. The draft will be March 6, 2014. Practices normally begin within a week after the draft. The season typically runs through the end of April. Deadline to register is February 28, 2014!!!!!!
We are now registering for co-ed spring soccer for kids ages 4 to 12 years old (age as of 4/1/2014). Fee is $20. Practices will begin around the beginning of March and the season typically runs through the end of April. Deadline to register is February 28, 2014!!!!!!
Registration Dates: These are registration dates only, not when games are played.
|Girls Volleyball||Ages 8-12||February & July|
|Soccer||Ages 4-12||February & July|
|Baseball/T-ball||Ages 4-8 & 13-18||March|
|Cheerleading||Ages 7-12||July & October|