Adult Programs

For more information about our activities please call 281-420-6597. If not otherwise indicated all programs are being held at the Community Center located at 2407 Market St.

Free Self Defense Class

Saturday, April 7th, 11am- 1:30pm- Come join us for another self-defense class that will give you the building blocks and self-confidence to defend yourself. We provide hand to hand experience and various scenarios to practice. If you attended the last Self-Defense class, this class will have more advanced techniques. Men and Woman from ages 13 and up are welcome.

Registration and waiver required.

To register online please click here


This program will teach the art, sport, kidnapping awareness, self-defense and self-confidence aspects of American Karate. It is a year round program. The same certified instructors since 1995. Try the first class for free to make sure you wish to sign up. Sign up your child and attend the class for free! To see a video and more information about Karate, please click on American Society of Karate.

January 16th - March 20th
Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm (Age 5-12) 
Tuesday • 7:30pm-8:30pm (Age 13 and up)

April 3rd - May 22nd
Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm (Age 5-12) 
Tuesday • 7:30pm-8:30pm (Age 13 and up)

June 5th - August 14th
Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm (Age 5-12) 
Tuesday • 7:30pm-8:30pm (Age 13 and up)

September 4th - November 27th
Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm (Age 5-12) 
Tuesday • 7:30pm-8:30pm (Age 13 and up)

Instructor: David 

To register online please click here

Free Chair Yoga

Chair yoga is a gentle form of yoga that is practiced sitting on a chair, or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga student are usually unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. However, Chair yoga is a great practice for everyone, as it deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness.

Time: Every Tuesday • 9:00am-10:00am
Location: Baytown Community Center 2407 Market St 

Instructor: Rosalinda. 

Cancellations will be posted on Facebook "Baytown Parks and Recreation" or call Baytown Parks and Recreation at 281-420-6597.


Channel your inner rock star with this full-body cardio jam session, inspired by drumming. Using lightly weighted exercise drumsticks, torch calories and tone while rocking out to your favorite music! All you need is your mat!
Fee: 6 week session, $60, $7 drop in
Session: 04/02-05/09
Monday & Wednesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm

To register online please click here

Instructor: Momo

Town Square Fitness

Free Yoga
Classes maintain awareness and focus on the breath while moving through a series of positions. The sequence of postures may be different from class to class, but always follow and intelligent progression that moves from basic to complex.
Time: 2nd and 4th Tuesday, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Location: Town Square 213 W. Texas Ave

No registration required.

Free Dance Fitness
Dance Fitness is a group exercise that incorporates many forms of dance moves with a full body workout. Learn some new moves and get the results you want. Don't forget your water!
Time: Every Wednesday, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Town Square 213 W. Texas Ave

No registration required

Free Pound Fitness Class
Using the included ripstix, lightly weighted drumsticks engineered specifically for exercising, Pound transforms drumming into incredibly effective way of working out. designed for all fitness levels, Pound provides the perfect atmosphere for letting loose, toning up and rockin' out! The workout is easily modifiable and the alternative vibe and welcoming philosophy appeals to men and women of all ages and abilities.
Time: 1st and 3rd Friday, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Location: Town Square 213 W. Texas Ave

No registration required

Cancellations will be posted on Facebook "Baytown Parks and Recreation" or call Baytown Parks and Recreation at 281-420-6597.

Baytown Photo Club

Open to all photo enthusiasts of every skill level
First Tuesday of each month, 6:30pm-8:30pm

No fee

APEG Club - Adobe Photography Editing Group

Open to all photo enthusiasts of every skill level

Second Tuesday of each month, 6:30pm-8:00pm 
Laptop is not mandatory, but preferred.

No fee

Baytown Public Speaking Club

We meet on a monthly basis to practice prepared presentations and impromptu speaking. After each speech, peers provide the speaker with constructive feedback. We are not affiliated with Toast masters, but will be utilizing some of their free resources. Check out our website at 6:30pm-7:30pm   Starting in June 6th
No fee


Town Square Sidewalk Art Contest

Contest Date: April 28th

Application Deadline: April 23 at 12 pm

Competition: 2 pm-6 pm

Judging: 6 pm- 7 pm

Awards: 7:30 pm

Application Cost: $5


One entry per person.

Must be 14 years or older to submit an application.

Artwork must be appropriate for family friendly public viewing.

Artwork will avoid political statements, advertising, and profanity.

Artwork will not violate any copyright laws.

Artists will be assigned a 5 ft. x 5 ft. block to create an original piece of art using chalk. We will provide a 24 color box of chalk, but artists are encouraged to bring their own chalk, blending tools, etc. No paint is allowed. Blocks are assigned on a first-come first-serve basis and consist of a random section of Town Square; some blocks may have cracks, color or texture variations.

A first, second, and third place prize will be awarded. A people’s choice prize will also be awarded. Individuals who attend the Food Truck Festival and Sidewalk Art Contest are encouraged to purchase tickets and drop them in their favorite artists buckets. Tickets will be available for $1. All money raised will benefit the Art League of Baytown’s Rising Stars, a special needs art class for adults.

Students who are participating from the Goose Creek Independent School District will have the opportunity to bring back the Most Creative High School Award to their school.

There will be a designated section for children under the age of 14 who would like to chalk.

Please note that competition space is limited. So early registration is encouraged.

If this event is rained out, a reschedule date will be provided.

Baytown Tourism and Baytown Parks and Recreation retains the right to photograph any and all artwork and to use theses images to promote future events. We will be taking photographs during the contest and all artists agree to be photographed for marketing purposes


  • Pay via check in the mail – must be received at some date before the event. Make checks payable to Baytown Parks and Recreation.

Mailing Address:

Baytown Parks and Recreation

ATTN: Town Square Sidewalk Art Contest

2407 Market St.

Baytown, Texas, 77520

  • Online here. Create an account, and then find the Sidewalk Art Contest under Special Events.

  • Bring $5 cash by April 27th at 4 pm to the Parks and Recreation office. Address: 2407 Market Street, Baytown, Texas 77520

Application Must Include:

Artist sketch must be emailed to after their application has been submitted to Eventbrite. You will receive an email response back once your artwork has met all guidelines and been approved. On the day of the contest only the approved artwork or close facsimile must be drawn.