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REGISTER NOW for Rick's Run for Kids 2016!

Join us at the 3rd Annual Rick's Run for Kids 5K Run/Walk. Youth, adults and families are welcome to walk, run or stroll the beautiful 5K course at Ann Arbor's Gallup Park.

Proceeds benefit the Rec & Ed Youth Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships to children and teens from low income families to participate in after school classes, recreational sports, and summer camps.

5K RUN/WALK 9:00am

$25.00 thru 9/17 (Early bird)

$30.00 9/18 - 10/13 (Regular)

$35.00 10/14 - 10/15 (Same Day)

KIDS DASH 10:15am


This is a FUN RUN and is an UNTIMED event open to participants 10 years old and younger

Every registrant receives an RR4K t-shirt and a $5.00 gift certificate compliments of Bagger Dave's Ann Arbor
Register Now For Fall Classes!

2016 Fall Catalog
Our Fall Catalog is now available! Check out our newest catalog with old favorites and interesting new classes.
Click on the link to explore our newest catalog. Rec & Ed Fall 2016 Catalog. If you already know what class you want to sign up for click here to go directly to register.

Volunteer coaches are needed for Fall Basketball! Boys playing basketball

The fall is a great time to get back on the court and give back to the community.  Volunteer coaches are needed for our youth basketball teams, grades 2 to 5.  We will assign you a team, provide practice space and uniforms.  You bring the fun!  Time commitment is one game and one practice per week.  Please click here to volunteer as a basketball coach.
Support AAPS Rec & Ed by Drinking Prairie Farms Milk        ourcaps                                   

AAPS Community Education & Recreation is now part of the Prairie Farms Our Caps Your Cause program and is looking for your support. For every cap entered, Rec & Ed receives 5 cents to go towards the Youth Scholarship Fund.

On Prairie Farms white or flavored milk in gallon or half gallon sizes, there are stickers located on the caps. Reveal the unique, redeemable code by peeling off the Prairie Farms sticker and enter it at PrairieFarms.com. When prompted with the choice of which organization to give to, please choose AAPS Community Education & Recreation.
Fall Child Care Enrollment Now Open
AAPS Community Education & Recreation's School Age Child Care is now taking online enrollments for the 2016-17 school year. Early enrollment is encouraged!

Rec & Ed Calendar

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    1st Grade
    2nd Grade
    3rd Grade
    4th Grade
    5th Grade
    6th Grade
    7th Grade
    8th Grade
    Green Schools / Nature Center
    Prairie Press / Student Council
    Schoolwide Events


Fall 2016 Catalog

Catalogs are available in Ann Arbor Public Schools and Libraries.
Call to have a catalog mailed to you: 734-994-2300, ext. 0.
Call 734-994-2300, ext. 53275 to register.


Rec & Ed e-Newsletters
Keep up to date with everything Rec & Ed through our newsletters! We offer three different monthly e-newsletters focused on programs for Pre-K, K-12 and adults. Each e-newsletter features the information you need about programs, people, discounts and registration deadlines. 
Our Newsletters
First Steps to Learning for Pre-K Families
This early childhood-focused e-newsletter includes all the Pre-K activities and classes offered by Rec & Ed. Look for information about First Steps, preschool classes and camps, and Safety Town along with interesting activities and parenting ideas.

The Lightbulb - Bright Ideas for Non-School Hours
Focused on families with children in grades K-12, this e-newsletter will spotlight classes and camps, registration  deadlines for youth sports, School Age Child Care highlights and special events.

Community Connections
Our e-newsletter about enrichment and recreation opportunities for adults, including traditional and new opportunities. This e-newsletter integrates programs from out Team Sports division and Lifelong Learning so everything you need is right at your fingertips.
Sign up for one or all!
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