Beginning in August, the adult softball league will hold games on weeknights at the American Legion Field. There is a $250 team entry fee and a $5 fee per game for umpires. Call 786-2176 to sign up.
Aerobics classes are open to those 16 and older at 8 a.m. and 7 and 8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays at the community center year round. The fee is $15 per month.
Arts and crafts classes are offered to teens and adults at 6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays until July 19 at the senior citizens' hall at the community center complex. Learn the fine arts of ceramics, painting, stenciling, candle- and soap-making and more. The class is free and materials are available for purchase.
"Lap swim" and "family time" are pool programs available 8-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays until Aug. 16 at the Calexico High School pool on Encinas Avenue, which also serves as the city pool. The cost is $1 for children and $1.50 for adults.
Experience a new and relaxing way to exercise in the water. Aqua Tae-Bo is open to kids and adults from 8-8:45 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays at the city pool until Aug. 16. The fee is the same as lap swim.
Public swim is open from 1-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. daily until Aug. 16. Friday-Sunday public swim hours may be canceled if the pool is privately rented. The fee is $1 for children 15 years old and younger and $1.50 for those 16 and older.
Swim lessons are open to children ages 4-12 and are held in 40-minute slots from 8:50-11 a.m. Mondays-Thursdays. The first session ends July 12, the second runs July 16-26 and the third is July 30-Aug. 8. The fee is $25 per session and those interested in registering can call the pool from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays at 357-7467.
"Teen Nights" are 6-8 p.m. Thursdays at the pool until Aug. 16. The fee is $1 for 13-15-year-olds and $1.50 for teens 16 and older.
The city pool is available for gatherings and birthday parties from 6-10 p.m. Fridays-Sundays. The rental fee is $200 for four hours and includes lifeguards. To make a reservation, call the pool at 357-7467 or the parks and recreation office at 768-2176.
Senior citizens' hall is open between 8:30 a.m. and noon Monday-Thursday for the following senior activities: Arts and crafts, morning chair-dancing exercises, bingo, loteria and much more. Call coordinator Mary Alvarez at 768-2176 for additional information.
Aerobics for seniors is from 9-9:45 a.m. Mondays-Wednesdays year round at the senior citizens' hall. The class is free.
Senior citizens' bingo is from 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Thursdays at the seniors' center.
"Club de los Amigos," a club for seniors, meets at 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the seniors' hall.
"Summer Day Camp" is open to second- through sixth-graders Mondays-Thursdays July 16-Aug. 17 at the community center in two sessions: 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m. Kids will enjoy group games, indoor and outdoor activities, trips to the pool, arts and crafts, snacks and more. The fee is $7 per week.
"Chiquito Day Camp" is available to 3-5-year-olds from 1:30-3:30 p.m. or 4-6 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays July 16-Aug. 17 at the senior citizens' hall. Children will take part in a variety of fun activities. The fee is $7 per week.
There will be a tennis camp open to kids 7-17 years old at 6:30 p.m. for beginners and 7:30 p.m. for advanced players Mondays-Thursdays from July 10-Aug. 2 at the recently renovated Calexico High tennis courts. Javier Leos will instruct in forehand, backhand, serve and volley techniques. The fee is $7.
A youth soccer clinic is already under way for children 5-12 years old. Coach Pasqual Gonzalez will instruct beginners and advanced players from 6-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Valle Real Soccer Park adjacent to Calexico school district administrative offices. The clinic lasts until July 30 and the fee is $7.