City of Jackson Recreation & Parks: Activities

2017 Adventure Day Camp

Ages: 6-12

@ Westwood Recreation Center

Join us for a summer full of fun at our Westwood Center Adventure Day Camp!  Campers will enjoy a full schedule of games, outdoor activities, arts & crafts, nature & science study, swimming, movies, field trips, special events, and guest entertainers.  Breakfast, lunch & day camp T-shirt included in fee. Space available for first 150 to register and pay. For more information, call Bridgett Parham at 425-8398.

Registration: Mon, Mar 13th, Must present child’s Birth Certificate to register (one day only) @ Westwood Center beginning at 8:00 AM.

Camp: Mon-Fri, May 30-July 21, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Fee: $135/$270 Resident/Non-Resident for each child.  A $25 non-refundable activity fee is also required per child. The activity fee will cover the transportation and admission cost for field trips. Payment must be Check, Money Order, or Debit/Credit Card, no Cash.


 Southwest TN Woodcarvers

Ages: Adult

@ Westwood Recreation Center

If you are a woodcarver or would like to Learn, join in with the Southwest Tenn. Woodcarvers at Westwood Recreation Center to learn and share new carving techniques, patterns, demonstrations and fellowship.

2nd & 4th Tuesday of every month (continuing) 6:00 PM-9:00 PM


Private Voice Lessons

Ages: 8–Adult

@ Westwood Recreation Center

Half-hour sessions with voice instructor Susi Lynch. Basics of singing. Students will be learning the fundamentals and techniques of proper singing, staging, expression and choreography. Call 425-8398 to book lesson time based on availability.

Fee: R/NR $60/$90 per month


“Young Champions” Cheerleading Classes

Ages: 4-18

@ Westwood Recreation Center

Each class will focus on *Safety in Stunting, *Cheernastics which is basic tumbling for cheer, *Advance Jumps, *Spirit Chants and Cheers, *Teamwork Skills, and *Friendship Building.  This program promotes: High Self Esteem, Coordination, Poise and Confidence, Self Discipline and Physical Fitness. For more information, call Bridgett Parham at 425-8398.

Thurs, Spring session: Division 1-4, Jan 26–May 18 (no class on 3/16)

Thurs, Summer session: Division 1-5, June 8 – July 13

1st class/Registration: Div 1 (4-6 yrs) @ 5:30 pm; Div 2 (7-9 yrs) @ 6:15; Div 3 (10-12 yrs) @, 7:00; Div 4 (13+ yrs) @ 7:45 pm

Fee: Each class is $7 per week and are pay as you go. There will be a non-refundable registration fee of $7. Registration is on-site with instructor

Dance Classes

Ages: all ages 2 and up

@ Westwood Recreation Center

LAQUAN DANCE STUDIO is a unique space providing a safe and accommodating environment that allows students to grow and develop socially and artistically as they learn to express themselves through dance. Director Ms. Nadia Beard has been a leading member of the dance community for many years. A master instructor of all dance forms for all ages. Ms. Beard has earned her Bachelor and Master degree in dance. Students will learn how to breathe correctly, improve posture and balance, land to strengthen core, upper and lower body muscles. Contact Nadia Beard 731-234-1870, or 425-8370, Email laquandancestudio@gmail.com




3:00-3:45 Boys Hip-Hop (6-up)

4:00-4:45 Musical Theater (open)

5:00-6:00 Ballet (Beginner 13-up)

6:15-7:00 Modern (Beginner 8-15)

7:05-7:50 Hip-Hop (Beginner 6-12)



3:00-3:45 Praisercise (open)

4:00-4:30 Pip-Hop (2-5)

4:30-5:00 Tiny Tots combo (2-5)

5:15-6:00 Jazz/Jazz Funk 1(Beginner 8-16)

6:15-7:00 Modern (Intermediate/Advance 15-up)

7:15-8:00 Ballet (Intermediate/Advance 13-up)



3:00-4:00 Ballet (Beginner 5-12)

4:05-5:05 Liturgical (Praise)/Lyrical (open)

5:05-6:05 Hip-Hop (Beginner/Advance 13-up)

(Classes for the school calendar.  No classes when school is not in session)

PHONE: 731-425-8399
FAX: 731-422-7013
EMAIL: clyons@cityofjackson.net
Jackson Recreation & Parks Department - Main Office
180 Conalco Drive
Jackson, TN 38301
Weather Line:
Soccer: 731-265-1855
Softball: 731-265-1865
PHONE: 731-425-8386
FAX: 731-425-8619
EMAIL: register@cityofjackson.net
Registration Office
3 Westwood Garden Drive
Jackson, TN 38301
Tony Black
Executive Director of Recreation & Parks
Email: tblack@cityofjackson.net
Phone: (731) 425-8203
Sandy MacDiarmid
Superintendent of Recreation
Email: smacdiarmid@cityofjackson.net
Phone: (731) 425-8316
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