Parks & Recreation
COVID-19 Update: City of Clermont Kehlor Recreation Center reopened Nov. 9 as part of Phase 3 of the city's reopening plan. It's open with limited capacity and programs as well as following other recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Shuffleboard opened at 50% capacity June 5. Please visit www.ClermontFL.gov/coronavirus for city resources, frequent updates, FAQs and more.
The City of Clermont offers social activities, fitness classes, games, discussion groups, guest lectures, field trips, and more through its Champions for a Lifetime programming.
Champions for a Lifetime requires no membership fee and is open to both residents and non-residents of the City of Clermont. Activities are located at the Clermont Arts and Recreation Center and are FREE unless noted.
Help us create our Champions Cookbook!
How: Submit all recipes to Amy Dingman at firstname.lastname@example.org or drop them off in person at the Clermont Arts & Recreation Center 3700 S Hwy 27, Clermont, FL 34711.
When: Beginning now until Friday, December 4th
What to include in your submissions:
- Name of your dish, i.e. Amy's Heavenly Deviled Eggs
- Ingredients needed to create the dish along with instructions on how to prepare it
- A story of why it's your favorite dish or where you got the recipe from, which holidays you typically serve it, etc
- Optional: Either a picture of the dish or a picture of the person submitting it
Once all submissions are in, we will send out our completed Champions Cookbook! We can't wait to hear from you!
Introducing Virtual Bingo!
We will be offering Virtual Bingo for our Seniors 55+ every Thursday at 2P.M. We will bring the fun of bingo into your home each week by providing rounds of bingo along with unique themes to keep the party going. This is a free activity; however, registration is required.
Registration: To register, email Amy Dingman at email@example.com. Once you are registered, you will be sent your own digital bingo card two days prior to bingo along with information about the week's theme.
Prizes: Each week will keep track of our winners. For each round won, you will receive a point. We will recap the leaderboard each week to see who has won the most games. Prizes are subject to change and will be available on a two month basis.
The top three winners by re-opening will receive:
1. 2 free Clermont Performing Arts Center Main Stage show tickets
2. 2 free Clermont Performing Arts Center Blackbox show tickets
3. Clermont Champions treats
Monthly Calendars for December 2020
Events and Trips
Future events coming soon!
Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga is a great for everyone including those with disabilities, as it deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness.
Each golfer will be taught the fundamentals of the golf game including: putting, chipping, pitching, and the full swing.
A fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. It is played on our indoor badminton-sized courts. Open pickleball allows for all skill levels to play in rotating games.
Tai Chi (Tie Chee) is an ancient practice proven to reduce pain and improve your mental and physical well-being. The Tai Chee for Health program, developed by Dr. Paul Lam, uses gentle Sun-style Tai Chi routines that are safe, easy to learn and suitable for every fitness level.
This class focuses on all elements of fitness, including cardiovascular, muscular conditioning, flexibility and balance. It is perfect for active older adults who are looking for a modified Zumba® class that recreates the original moves at a lower intensity.
For more information on Champions for a Lifetime programs and activities, call (352) 394-3500.