The Great Bend Boom are a Professional Baseball Team in the Pecos League of Professional Baseball Clubs. Other teams in the Pecos League include: (Alpine Cowboys, Garden City Wind, Great Bend Boom, Roswell Invaders, Salina Stockade, Santa Fe Fuego, Topeka Robbers, Trinidad Triggers, Tucson Saguaros, and White Sands Pupfish).
School is out for the summer! Now is the time to get your child registered for a summer of fun with the Rec! The Great Bend Recreation Commission summer programs are set to begin the first of June and run through July. Summer activities will be offered at the Recreation Center, Activity Center, Lincoln, Jefferson, Eisehower and Park schools, Veterans Park and other locations throughout Great Bend.A variety of enrichment and recreation programs are still available for children between the ages of 5 and 12. These programs include arts & crafts, pottery, cartooning, tennis lessons, cheerleading, Fourth of July crafts, science, games, rope jumpers, cooking classes, swimming lessons, outdoor experiences, day camps and a variety of fun mini classes.Preschool programs for children ages 3 to 4 will also be held at various locations in Great Bend. These programs include Crayola Kids, Spaghetti Kids, Amazing Shapes Made Fun, Jr. All-Stars, My Little Musician, Little Rascals Fun, Get Messy, cooking and a variety of mini classes.We will also be offering family classes for children ages 4 to 10 accompanied by an adult on Saturday mornings. These programs provide families an opportunity to spend some quality time together.The Recreation Commission also offers adult classes for ages 16 and older. These programs consist of Aqua Power, Yoga, Tai Chi, Zumba, Wake Up Workout, Cardio Blast, Noon Body Shaping, painting, golf, tennis, ceramics and tennis tournaments.For more information on these summer programs, contact the Recreation Commission office at 793-3755 ext. 2 or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org