Drop-In Activities (No Prior Registration Necessary)
Public Skates at Hamilton Community Center and Ice Arena
- Saturdays and Sundays | 2-4pm
- Tuesdays and Thursdays | 1-2:30pm
- Wednesdays (Adult Only) | 1-2:30pm
- Fridays | 7-9pm
Adult Drop-In Hockey
Drop-in play is intended for beginner and intermediate level players. No referee will be present for play.
- Tuesdays & Thursdays | 11:45am-12:45pm } $10
- Fridays | 9:15-10:45pm | $15
Monday Night Magic
Ages 14+ | Mondays | 5–9:30pm | Donner Center | $5 Arrive by 6:15pm
Bring your playgroup and meet some new players at Monday Night Magic at Donner Center. We host a Monday Night Commander event from 5-9:30pm at Donner Center one Monday each month. Pay $5 at the door and receive your “MTG Bingo sheet” for the night. Each Bingo sheet has different tasks you have to accomplish to check off a square. A bingo gets you a pack.
- January 29
- February 19
- March 18
- April 15
Tuesday Night Trivia
All Ages | Columbus IN Parks & Rec Facebook Live | 6:30pm
Put your knowledge to the test for fabulous prizes. Join us on Facebook for our live virtual Trivia. Each night’s winner will receive a gift card to the Columbus restaurant of their choice. Simply click on the trivia video when it goes live at 6:30pm on trivia nights, enter your answers in the comments and have fun!
- December: 5 & 12
- January: 16 & 30
- February: 13 & 27
- March: 12 & 26
- April: 9 & 23
Donner Park Disc Golf Course
Open Dawn-Dusk for free play
Located at 739 22nd Street, Columbus, IN 47201
Programs (Registration Required)
Adult/Teen Skating Classes
Winter | Classes: Saturdays 12:45-1:30pm, January 9 – February 24 | $50
30 minutes of instruction. Skaters learn fundamental ice skating skills including forward and backward skating, stops and turns.
Registration: December 11 – January 23 | cbusinparks.com/ice-and-hockey
Winter Adult Volleyball League (Team Registration Only)
Play begins week of January 8 | Columbus Armory | $170/Team
Roster form and payment method MUST be completed and submitted prior to December 22 at 5pm in order to be registered! Please fill out required information for ALL players. Once turned in, call or visit Donner Center for payment. Game Night(s): Mondays (subject to change for weather and scheduling conflicts). Maximum roster of 15 (minimum 7 players total, 3 or more must be women) with 6 players allowed on the court. Those interested in playing, but do not have enough players for a team are welcome to post in the Adult Sports Facebook Group to recruit additional players, or join an existing team.
Registration Deadline: December 22, 5pm | 515200 cbusinparks.com/adultvolleyball
Ages 12+ | Wednesdays | 7-8pm | The Historic Pixy Theatre, 3rd floor | $60
En Garde! Are you ready to discover the historic sport of fencing? Join our partners at the Salle de Lutins Fencing Club for a 4-week session of fencing. Get an introduction and training in a unique and fun Olympic sport! Students will receive instruction on form, technique and how to properly engage in a bout. Equipment can be rented for $20 during the class as well.
Session 1: October 18 – November 8
Registration: October 3 – 25, 5pm | 444300-2B cbusinparks.com/Fencing
Japanese Taiko Drumming: Teens/Adults Beginner Class
Ages 12+ | Wednesdays | 6:00-7:00pm | $50
Late Fall: November 8 – December 6 (no class November 22)
Discover the art of Japanese Taiko drumming, which has been played in Japan for over 2000 years. The word taiko means big drum, and the art form incorporates large drums, body movement, vocalization, and various instruments. All drums are provided. No drumming experience necessary. All you need is the desire to play, have fun, and a willingness to share the joy of taiko with others. During these fun and energetic classes participants will get a full work out all while learning about rhythm and drumming through the use of games, dance and drumming. Students are required to buy their own drumsticks for $15 on the first day of class.
Registration: October 1 – November 10, 5pm | 442010-2A cbusinparks.com/Taiko
Holiday Creations Craft Show & Sale
Ages 18+ | December 9 | 9am–2pm | Donner Center | $30/space
Attention all crafters! Make plans to join us for our 24th annual sale to display your holiday handiwork! Fee includes booth space (up to 3 six foot tables and chairs). When registering, you will be asked what types of items you will be selling and if you have electrical needs. No flea-market/garage sale type items please. Admission to the sale is FREE to the public. Set-up time: Fri, December 8, 3-5pm & Sat, December 9, 7-8:45am
Registration: October 3 – November 30 at 5 pm | 415000-1A cbusinparks.com/holiday-creations
Winter Barista Class
Ages 15+ | January 28 | 9:30–11am | The Commons | $25
If you are interested in learning the art of making café quality coffee beverages in the comfort of your own home, looking to take your coffee expertise to the next level, or learning how to identify different tasting notes of your morning brew, join us for a hands on lesson. We will go over several simple ways to make a delicious cup of coffee and try an assortment of different, freshly roasted beans.
Registration: October 3 – January 24, 5pm | 418100-1A cbusinparks.com/coffee
2024 Spring Adult Cornhole League (Team Registration Only)
Play begins week of April 8| Hog Molly | $50/Team | 21+
The season consists of 12 games played on Tuesday evenings with an end of season single elimination tournament. Must be 21 years of age (or older) to participate. Those interested in playing, but do not have enough players for a team are welcome to post in the Adult Sports Facebook Group to recruit additional players, or join an existing team.
Registration: February 26 – March 22, 5pm | 525250
2024 Spring Adult Co-Ed Kickball League (Team Registration Only)
Play begins week of April 8 | Lincoln Park | $250/Team | 18+
Game nights may change depending on weather, schedule conflicts, and tournament schedules. 6 game guarantee plus a single elimination tournament. Maximum roster of 15 with 9 players allowed on the field, with a minimum of 3 female players. Games are played on Tuesday nights. Those interested in playing, but do not have enough players for a team are welcome to post in the Adult Sports Facebook Group to recruit additional players, or join an existing team.
Registration: February 26 – March 22, 5pm | 525050
2024 Summer Co-Ed Soccer League
Play begins week of May 6 | Dick Wigh Soccer Complex | $66/person | 18+
Game nights may change depending on weather, schedule conflicts, and tournament schedules. • 8 games and a single elimination tournament. Individual registration only. All games are played on Wednesdays, with Thursdays reserved for rain make-ups
Registration: March 25 – April 19, 5pm | 535100–1A