You can run but you can't hide! The City of La Quinta has partnered with the Family YMCA of the Desert and the National Community Renaissance's Hope Through Housing Foundation to offer a zombie infested park, obstacles, traps, and a few surprises out at La Quinta Park this Halloween season! An All Ages Monster Dash will take place first followed by the Zombie Out Run for all those who dare! An event t-shirt will be provided to all those who pre-register for the Zombie Out Run. All proceeds from this event will benefit the YMCA Youth & Government Program.
Date: Saturday, October 24
Time: 5:30pm - All Ages Monster Dash 7:00pm - Zombie Out Run participants under 13 must be accompanied by an adult!
Where:La Quinta Park (Corner of Adams and Blackhawk Way!)
Cost: $10 - All Ages Monster Dash pre-registration fee $20 (includes event t-shirt) - Zombie Out Run pre-registration fee
Pre-registration accepted at www.ymcaofthedesert.org or at the YMCA in Palm Desert (43930 San Pablo Ave). For more information, call (760) 341-9622. *On-site registration will be available for $5 more per event *(event t-shirt not included).
City of La Quinta and Helix Disc Golf have teamed up to bring you exciting disc golf. All ages are welcome - there will be a division for everybody. Prizes will be awarded to the top finishers in each division.
Date: Saturday, October 17
Time: 10:00am SHARP
Cost: $10 per player (All registration on site)
Location: Cove Oasis (Corner of Calle Tecate and Avenida Madero)
For more information please contact (760) 777-7094.
Join us for a dog-gone good time! We invite dogs and their owners to participate in our Spooky contests, so don't be a 'scardey-cat.' Prizes will be awarded for Best Duo Costume 'Dog and Owner.' Best Trick for a Treat, Funniest/Cutest Costume, and Best in Show. In partnership with TLC Dog Training and sponsored by PetSmart, La Quinta. All ages welcome!
Date: Saturday, October 31
Time: 10am SHARP
Location: Pioneer Park (Behind playground)
For more information contact the Community Service Department at (760) 777-7094
Dog Vaccination Clinic
City of La Quinta Animal Control is sponsoring a Rabies and Distemper/Parvo vaccination clinic. All dogs in the City of La Quinta must be vaccinated against Rabies and licensed. Stop by La Quinta City Hall South Parking Lot.
When: Saturday, October 3, 2014
Location: 78495 Calle Tampico City Hall South Parking Lot (Corner of Avenida La Fonda and Washington)
Please contact Animal Control for more information at (760) 777-7050. DOG LICENSES MAY BE PURCHASED AT THE COACHELLA VALLEY ANIMAL CAMPUS AT 72050 PETLAND PL., THOUSAND PALMS, CA 92276. (760) 343-3644.
The Wellness Center is offering fantastic new programs: Children programs offered: Taekwondo, Beginning Ballet, Dance, Play & Pretend, and La Quinta Glee.
Fitness programs: Morning Workout, Mat Pilates, Chair Exercise, Best Stretch, Yoga for Health, Chair Yoga, PiYo (Pilates/Yoga fusion), Gentle Flow and Gentle Flex Yoga, various levels of Tai Chi, Sunrise and Sunset Yoga.
A personal training program will be offered by a certified trainer to help customize fitness goals.