Recreation Division

Pharr Parks & Recreation strives to offer something for everyone when it comes to recreation. We offer an enormous variety of programs and classes to fit your every need.  Start now by exploring all the fun!!!

Classes We Offer

BalletThe Ballet program emphasizes proper ballet technique with a focus on developing strength, alignment, musicality, and the grace that is inherit in the form. The class provides a focused, structured approach to learning movement principles.
DanceDance class focuses on basic jazz and hip-hop dance principles such as rhythms, body movements, coordination, and choreography. It will also give them an understanding of the classroom community, improve social skills and develop fine motor skills, all while having fun.
TumblingTumbling class builds strength, power, courage and confidence. It will also give children a perfect venue for showing off both in and out of the class setting. Tumbling also helps children develop body awareness and balance.
CheerThe Cheer program will improve self-confidence, physical health and teamwork skills all while having fun. The participants will learn proper arm movements, cheer, chants and choreography that are full of excitement and energy. It will also develop strength, flexibility, and teach life lessons on teamwork.
Arts and CraftsArts & Crafts are fun for children and the young at heart! The Art & Crafts program class will cover activities, projects, DIY activities, and decoration ideas. It will provide excellent inspiration for craft ideas for the kids.
ChessOur chess program uses an interactive and hands on approach to learn chess with fun and engaging activities. Our activities include chess instruction and lessons, worksheets, problem solving and more tactics. Kids will learn chess with fun and effective strategies.
GuitarThe child will learn some basic chords and strumming techniques in the beginner’s class. Then the next step is Guitar II, where they will continue to learn new chords and strumming techniques along with new songs. They will also learn how to tune a guitar.
TennisThis class will introduce children to the basics of tennis emphasizing fun activities using pressure-less balls while highlighting hand eye and tracking skill development. They will also introduce player to stroke development of forehand, backhand and volley’s while practicing live ball rallies.
Pickle BallPickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, ping pong and racquetball and is currently one of the fastest growing sports in America! It may have a funny name, but it’s a serious sport! It’s fast paced, easy to learn, great exercise and lots of fun! A great ac­tivity for all ages. Come see what all the excitement is about! $1.00 Donation to play
TheatreThe Theater program will teach children how to read music, sing notes and be the leader of the show. This class will work on proper vocal technique and breathe support as well as expression. Acting is a great tool to build confidence, self-esteem, and poise.
GolfGolf class offers a unique opportunity to improve their swing and various levels of instruction. The participants will also learn a variety of golf techniques such as putting, chipping, pitching, sand play as well as understanding golf rules and on course etiquette.
TaekwondoThis program will enhance development in a fun and motivating environment. It focuses on improving basic motor and listening skills. Your child will learn how to work with others and follow directions through positive social interaction.