Sports & Recreation

Adult Recreational Classes

We offer an expansive lineup of quality classes and activities which develop knowledge and skills for children, youth, and adults. There are three sessions offered each year – Fall, Spring, and Summer. The community is welcome to participate; you don't have to be an MDPC member! Contact registrars Jan or Cathy at  or 713-490-9564 for more information.

A non-refundable bank service fee is added to all online registrations.

Adult Art

Wednesdays, Sep 1- Dec 15
(No class Oct 6, Oct 20, Nov 24)
1-4p | Cost: $333*
Location: Room 170
Instructor: Bridget Wolk

This class teaches oil painting for adults. Instruction includes lessons, demonstration, and one-on-one guidance.

Art Studio

Wednesdays, Sep 1–Dec 15
(No class Oct 6, Oct 20, Nov 24)
9a- 12p | Cost: $200                                               
Location: Room 170
Instructor: Bridget Wolk

This painting studio class is for adults with intermediate to advanced level painting skills working in oils or acrylics. Students will receive input on paintings at the beginning and the end of class. The remainder of time will be spent on individual projects working without instruction.

Piano Lessons with John Ford

Wednesdays, Sep 1 – Dec 15
(No class Nov 24)
Location: Room 210
Ages: 3 and up
Cost: $119 (Four 30-minute lessons)

Make-ups by appointment only. Termination requires 30-day notice. Contact John at  or 832-978-6566 to schedule lessons.

John Ford has been teaching piano full-time since 1988. He is a member of the Katy Music Teachers Association and Past President of the Houston Music Teachers Association. He teaches acoustic piano, digital keyboard, duets, jazz, classical, pop, and ragtime. He combines games, theory, recitals, and guild auditions in piano lessons.

Yoga, Hatha

Mons, Weds, and Fris, Sep 1-Dec 17
(No class Sep 6, Oct 11, Nov 26)

Location: Room 170-171
Time: 9:15–10:15a
Cost: $10.00/class or $90/10-class attendance card
(Card expires after 3 months)
Instructor: Polly Patton Christie

Participants must bring a mat and wear a mask/shield. Tone the body and tune the mind! Increased strength and stamina, improved balance, and flexibility are yours through Hatha Yoga. 

Yoga, Iyengar

Fall Classes: Fridays, Sep 3-Dec 17
(No class Nov 26)

Location: Room 171-172
Time: 11:30a–12:45p
Cost: $10 per class
Instructor: Jimena Lieb

Notes: A Certified Iyengar Yoga teacher can guide students of all ages and physical conditions to an experience of yoga, which is safe, accessible and rewarding. This class is designed for beginner and continuing adults as well as expectant mothers with healthy pregnancies. 

Jimena Lieb practices and teaches Iyengar yoga which emphasizes correct alignment of joints for maximum benefit and safety.  In this class the use of props such as chairs, blocks, blankets, or straps may be incorporated to help students adjust or support themselves in the different postures and thereby achieve a range of motion that is effective and safe.  Students will practice postures to reduce stress, create strength and flexibility, and correct structural imbalances for better overall health.    

Jimena has had a regular yoga practice since 2007 and has studied with professional yoga teachers in various cities in the U.S. as well as abroad.  Jimena is a Certified Iyengar Yoga teacher and the Scheduling Director here at MDPC. 

Sports Leagues

Sports Commissioner Diane Seckinger organizes, schedules, and implements MDPC's children, youth, and adult sports/leagues. All teams engage in ministry and outreach opportunities. Contact her at  or 713-490-9568; WHCSA Rain-out Number: 713-857-4885

Youth Basketball

Registration: September 19-November 14
Practices: Begin the week of November 30
Games: Saturdays, January 8-February 13
Cost: $160 includes jersey and medal
($25 late fee after November 14)

Register for Basketball

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