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Anna Winter Recreation Guide is now available
By City of Anna
Dec 31, 2023
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Anna, Texas The City of Anna Parks and Recreation Department is pleased to announce the release of its comprehensive Winter Recreation Guide, showcasing an extensive selection of programs and events scheduled from December through February.

 

This winter's guide showcases fun and adventure, offering an exciting array of classes and programs for the whole community. Don't miss the season's highlight; our "12 Days of Anna" events, designed to engage the community in a series of winter-themed activities, foster a strong sense of togetherness and joy all season.

 

Activities in the Winter Recreation Guide include:

  • Fri-Yay Monthly Drop-In Classes: Simple, free, seasonal-themed crafts are offered at the Municipal Complex and guided by the recreation team.
  • Pop-Up Rec Anna Fire Rescue: Meet your Anna firefighters, learn about fire safety, and see the trucks!
  • Pop-Up Rec Anna Police Department: Meet your Anna police, learn about their equipment, and see and hear the police cars!
  • Skyhawks Soccer Clinics: The soccer clinic offered by Skyhawks will focus on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control. Register for January and February sessions.
  • Yoga at the Park: The vinyasa-style yoga class will combine appropriately challenging postures and gentle stretching to increase strength.
  • Art 4 All Studio Art Lessons: Ongoing art lessons in clay, pottery, weaving, and drawing, presented by the Art 4 All Studio.
  • Nature Walk: Explore the natural beauty of Anna's parks while gaining insights from a Texas Master Naturalist.  
  • Dog Training: Turn dog walking into an enjoyable activity rather than a chore. Discover techniques for pleasant walks in a semi-private class, where you can introduce distractions.
  • Book Club (50+): Join us for discussions over the monthly book and its various themes.
  • Crafting Corner (50+): The crafting corner events include "Easy as Pie" Pie Plate Etching, Heart-Shaped Sachets, and creating an Easter Bunny Wreath.
  • Cruising with a Claus: Annual holiday toy drive hosted by the Anna Police Department benefiting children k-5th grade in Anna. Accepted items include gift cards, new unwrapped toys, and youth jackets.
  • Operation Santa: Joined by Anna Firefighters, Santa will make his way around Anna to visit neighborhoods and interact with children and families along the way.
  • Beginning of "12 Days of Anna" Activities: The 12 Days of Anna begins on December 2, 12 days filled with community holiday festivities and family-friendly fun.
  • NFL Playoff Bracket Competition: Play the 2024 City of Anna NFL Playoff Bracket Challenge and predict the winner of every playoff game. The winner will receive a prize!

 

More information about events and programs is available in our Winter Recreation Guide. Visit our website at www.AnnaTexas.gov/RecGuide or pick up a copy at the Municipal Complex, 120 W. 7th St.

 

There are numerous opportunities to partake in during the holiday season in Anna. Don't miss the opportunity to engage with the community by staying up to date with the Winter Recreation guide. We hope to see you at all the exciting events lined up.

 

 

About ANNA

Anna, Texas, is among the fastest-growing cities in North Texas, with a population of more than 21,000 and expected growth to 100,000 by 2050. Located in northern Collin County along U.S Highway 75, State Highway 5, and State Highway 121, Anna is a vibrant and emerging city that offers its neighbors an excellent quality of life and low cost of living. The combination of Anna's strategic location along busy thoroughfares and the quantity of undeveloped land have positioned the city as an attractive location for retail and commercial establishments. Neighbors enjoy recreational opportunities, parks, trails, open spaces, easy access to the DFW and Red River corridors and a pace of living that offers a hometown feel in a thriving community. To learn more about the City of Anna, visit www.annatexas.gov.