Classes & Programs

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Lacey Parks, Culture & Recreation offers a wide array of programs for adults, teens and youth, from hobby exploration, to high adventure into the backcountry or summer camps with organized activities.  From preschooler to seniors we have the perfect activity.

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Youth Programs

Some of our classes for youth:

  • Bricks4Kidz
  • Chess Wizards
  • Art
  • Babysitting
  • Safe at Home
  • Ballet, tap dance, hip hop

Some of our youth camps:

  • Summer Day Camp
  • Playground Pals
  • TC Media
  • Chess Camp

Teen Programs

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Lacey Activities Coalition for Teens (ACT)

Providing 6th – 8th graders in the North Thurston Public Schools District activities 1-2 Friday evenings per month, rotating among Chinook, Komachin, Salish, and Nisqually Middle Schools. About 600 students attend each event. Approximately 200 adults and 30 teens assist with ACT events throughout the school year. Currently, these are on hiatus until further notice.

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Camps & Outdoor Trips

A variety of outdoor based activities including both daytime and overnight adventures.  From sports, swimming and laser tag to camping, rafting and rock climbing; there’s an endless supply of fun.

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Lacey offers many classes for teens as well as for a mix of teens and adults.


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Adult Programs

Lacey offers lots of classes for adults and seniors to nurture your hobbies and better your health:

  • Yoga
  • Dance Classes
  • Taiko Drumming