Special Events

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Happy Horcrux Hunt
Coco Movie Showing

Friday, October 5
Palmer Park
Dusk (Approx. 7pm)
All Ages Welcome

Bundle up and bring your blankets or lawn chairs for a free movie in the park! Our fall movie selection is: Coco!

Halloween Stroll

Saturday, October 27
Sanborn Park
10am – 1pm
All Ages Welcome

Join us for our annual Halloween Stroll! Dress in costume and enjoy a walk through Sanborn Park where you will encounter various stations of Halloween scenes with lots in store for your family along the way! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Pre-register at Palmer Park or online at www.porthuronrec.com.
Pre-Registered Resident: $4
Pre-Registered Non-Resident: $6
Day of event ALL participants: $10

Painted Acorn Glass Candle

Wednesday, October 10
6 – 7:30pm
Ages 18 & up
Palmer Park

Join in and learn how to turn ordinary acorns into a work of art then use them to create your own decorative candle in a mason jar. Instructor: Cindy Badley.
Resident: $10, Non-Resident: $15
Registration Deadline: October 5

Paint a Pumpkin

Friday, October 12
4 – 5pm
Ages 8 – 17yrs
Palmer Park

Get yourself in the Halloween mood by painting your own pumpkin! Artist Cindy Badley will be on hand to offer assistance and creative ideas. Small pumpkin & paint provided. Resident: $10, Non-Resident: $15
Registration Deadline: October 5

Pumpkin String Art

Friday, October 12
6 – 7:30pm
Ages 18 & up
Palmer Park

Learn all the skills you need to create your own string art! This class features a special pumpkin design. Artist Cindy Badley will guide you through the steps to create this new favorite fall decoration for your home.
Resident: $15, Non-Resident: $25
Registration Deadline: October 5

Wreath Workshop

Wednesday, November 14
6 – 7:30pm
Ages 15 & up
Palmer Park

Get your friends together and join us in an evening of Christmas wreath crafting fun! Please BYO craft supplies. We will supply: the wreath base, additional holiday craft supplies, and few easy-to-make examples. Let’s see what we can create! Punch and cookies provided.
Resident: $5, Non-Resident: $8
Registration Deadline: November 9

Gingerbread Saturday

Saturday, December 15
Palmer Park
12 – 3pm
Ages 6 – 12yrs

Moms and dads: need to shop for the kids but have no time? Bring them to the Rec for hours of fun while you finish up last minute shopping. While you shop, we will have a blast building life-sized gingerbread houses! There will also be time to learn about the history of gingerbread houses and decorate gingerbread cookies to take home. (We will provide all the materials needed to design and build, kids just need to bring their imagination!)
Resident: $10, Non-Resident: $20