Green Valley Recreation offers several special interest classes including painting, ceramics, clay and sculpture, lapidary, German, jewelry making and several types of dance classes. There are also several classes that run year-round, including aqua fitness, medium impact aerobics, Spanish and more.

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2019 Summer Catalog [PDF]
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2019 Summer Cover


Class Updates

On this page, you can find updates and information regarding classes—classes that have been added since the catalog has been released or classes that have had date, time, or location changes. Check back weekly for new updates.


Summer Class Updates

The Summer Course Catalog is available in centers and can also be viewed online from our homepage (

Metalsmithing Introduction Only one seat remaining!
Please note that this class is a prerequisite for more advanced Metalsmithing classes offered by the GVR Lapidary Club. This introductory class includes safety, metals, tools and their care, and techniques used in metalsmithing and jewelry. Learn about disc cutting, dapping blocks, punches, mandrels, stamps, hammers and mallets, hydraulic press, and other metal forming tools. The Acetylene/air torch will be used to anneal/soften sheet metal before forming. You will see many examples of copper, brass and silver jewelry designed by GVR Lapidary Club members. There will be a hands-on activity to make a textured copper pendant and earrings. Wear closed-toe shoes and long pants. Bring small jewelry pliers and a Sharpie pen if you have them. Members with a pacemaker are cautioned that there may be strong magnets in some Lapidary Club equipment. Concerned individuals, please get advice from your healthcare provider. Material fee of $20 payable to instructor. Instructed by GVR Lapidary Club
41430 7/27 Sat 1pm-4:30pm DH-LAP $35

Zumba Gold w/Toning! Just Added!
Please help us welcome Annette!
The Zumba® Gold-Toning program combines the enticing world rhythms of the Zumba® Gold program with strength-training techniques, creating an easy-to-follow, health-boosting dance-fitness program for the young at heart, including beginners. Using weights, you will build strength and tone all the target zones. JOIN THE PARTY, DITCH THE WORKOUT! Drop-in fee $10. Bring 1 to 2 lb. weights and water. Instructor: Annette Mesa
41636 7/1-29 M 9-10am LC-OCOT $40
41637 7/3-31 W 9-10am LC-OCOT $40
41640 9/4-25 W 9-10am LC-OCOT $32
41641 9/9-30 M 9-10am LC-OCOT $32

Course Catalogs are published three times a year and are available in April for Summer, late-August for the Fall Session, and late-November for the Winter Session. Registration dates are listed in each catalog.

To receive a catalog in the mail, send a 8½ x 11 self addressed stamped envelope (include FIVE (5), $0.49 cent stamps) to:

Green Valley Recreation
Attn: Class Catalog
PO Box 586
Green Valley, AZ 85622-0586

Please specify on the bottom left of the envelope: “Summer”, “Fall” or “Winter” so your receive the catalog for the appropriate session.

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