Sports & Recreation

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 Recreational Classes

Adult Art

Wednesdays, Jan 5-April 6
(No class Jan. 19 & Feb. 2)
1-4p | Cost: $308*
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,Jan 5-April 6
(No class Jan. 19 & Feb. 2)
9a- 12p | Cost: $185                                             
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

Mon., Wed., and Fri., Jan 5-May 27
(No class Jan 17, Feb 21, Mar 14-18, April 15)
Location: Rooms 171-172 | 9:15–10:15 AM
Cost: $10.00/class or $90/10-class attendance card
(Card expires after 3 months)
Instructor: Polly Patton Christie

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

Yoga, Iyengar

Fridays, Jan 7 – May 27
(No class Mar 18, April 15)
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 Baseball/Softball
Registration: Jan 9-Feb 13
Games: Saturdays, Mar 26-May 14
Cost: $140 ($25 late fee after Feb 13)


Youth Volleyball
Registration: Jan 9-Feb 13
Games: Saturdays, Mar 26-May 14
Cost: $140 ($25 late fee after Feb 13)