Recreation & Sports

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. All are welcome; you don't have to be a member of the church to participate! Click here to view our Adult Recreational Classes. Contact registrars Jan or Cathy at  or 713-490-9564.

Costs include processing fee. A non-refundable bank fee is added to all online registrations: A full refund, less $20 administrative fee, will be given if you cancel 3 or more days prior to first day of class/camp. 

Reach Classes


Tuesdays, September 7 – December 7
(No class November 23)

2:40-3:30 PM*, Cost: $261 *
Ages: 3-7
Location: Room 206

Notes: *Escort from The Yellow School and The Little School is available.

Contact: Julietta de Cara



Ballet, Tap, and Jazz

Thursdays, September 9 – December 9
(No class November 25)
Location: Rooms 171-172

Pre-Ballet and Creative Dance (No Tap), Cost: $200 *
2:40–2:50PM* Snack time; 2:50-3:30 PM Class, Ages: 3–5

Ballet, Tap, and Jazz, Cost: $220
3:45-4:45 PM*, Grades: K -3

Notes: *Escort from The Yellow School and The Little School is available. Children will be grouped according to age and dance experience. Bring snack.
Instructor: Cat Wood

Uniform (age 3-5): Black leotard, pink tights, pink leather ballet shoes, any color ballet skirt.

Uniform (K-3rd): Black leotard, black jazz pants or tights with shorts, pink leather ballet shoes, black tap shoes

Recital at Christmas is no fee. May recital has a costume fee. Participation is optional, but encouraged.

Basketball Co-Ed Skills Class: Hoops School

Mondays, September 13– November 29
(no class October 11 & November 22), Cost:$318*

5:30-7:00 PM, Grade: 1-3 (Boys and Girls)

7:15-8:45 PM, Grade: 4-8 (Boys and Girls)

Location: Gym

Basketball Co-ed 3-On-3 League: Hoops School

Thursdays, September 16-November 4

6:15-7:30 PM, Cost: $205 *
Grades: 3rd Only- Boys & Girls (Co-ed teams)

Grades: 4-5 Boys & Girls (Co-ed teams)

7:30-8:45 PM, Cost: $205 *
Grades: 6-8 Boys & Girls (Co-ed teams)

Location: Gym

Gingerbread House Event

Saturday, December 4
Cost: $36* per house

9-10:30am or 10:30am-Noon

Register for 9-10:30am

10:30-Noon FULL

 Location: Fellowship Hall

We highly recommend registering for this event early. We have a limited number of houses available that we pre-order.

Little Geniuses Chess

Mondays, September 13– December 13
(No class October 11 & November 22)
2:40–3:30 PM*, Cost: $234 *

Ages: 4-6
Location: Room 209

Notes: *Escort from the Yellow School is available.

Contact: Coach Justin, , 713-489-8830

Music Together

Fridays, September 10-November 12

Cost: $256 * for 10 week session; additional siblings $219 *; siblings under 8 months free
Age: Mixed-age classes, birth through 5; parent or caregiver participation required
Location: Room 210
Instructor: Tina Throckmorton, contact her at 

Piano Lessons Private – John Ford

Wednesdays, September 1 – December 15
(no class November 24)

2:00-8:00 PM
Ages: 3 and up
Cost: $119 (Four 30-minute lessons)
Location: Room 210

Notes: Extended times available, Make-ups by appointment only, Termination requires 30-day notice

Contact: John at or 832-978-6566 to schedule

Soccer Shots

Wednesdays, September 8 – December 1
(No class November 24)

2:40–3:30 PM*, Cost: $215*

Ages: 3–6
Location: Gym

Notes: *Escort from The Yellow School and The Little School is available.

Contact: James Collard at

Tumbling and Gymnastics

Mondays, September 13 – December 13
(No class October 11, November 22)

2:40-3:25 PM*, Cost: $ 226 *
Ages: Almost 3s- Kindergarten

3:45-4:45 PM, Cost: $ 226 *
Ages: Older 3-5 yrs. & 6-8 yrs. (separated by age)

Location: Gym

Notes: *Escort from The Yellow School and The Little School is available
Class are separated into age groups
Contact: Coach Robbie Hirst at 713-866-4822


Tuesdays, September 28 – December 7
(No class November 23)

Advanced (with instructor permission; must have taken II), Cost: $297 *

2:30-3:30 PM, 3:40-4:40 PM, Ages: 5-10

Thursdays, September 30-December 9
(No class November 25)

Woodworking I, Cost: $297 *

2:30-3:30 PM, 3:40-4:40 PM, Ages: 5-7

Location: Room 170

Contact: Linda at to register

Priority enrollment for current students; waiting list available.

Boys and girls learn basic woodworking skills while building small projects (no kits and all supplies included). They learn to safely use hand tools as they progress through these leveled classes.


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