Kids Sports Classes & Clinics

Kids Sports Classes, Clinics & Programs

We're offering programs for girls, mini ninja classes, soccer,  speed & agility training, rowing, basketball clinics, multi-sport classes, volleyball & golf!

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Game On! Sports 4 Girls

Grades K-2, Mondays, 8/31-10/26, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $120/132, 214505-01   

Grades 3-5, Mondays, 8/31-10/26, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $120/132, 214505-02

Grades K-2, Mondays,11/2-12/14, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $140/154, 214505-03

Grades 3-5, Mondays, 11/2-12/14, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $140/154, 214505-04

Explore and learn a different sport every one to two weeks. We may cover basketball, soccer, football, softball, lacrosse, volleyball, and tennis, in a FUN, nurturing and positive environment! We have unique games and expertise to help your daughter to grow as a person and an athlete. As always, attention to teamwork, sportsmanship, self-esteem, respect, giving, and goal setting are incorporated into our program. Please come dressed and ready to play, no sandals, bare feet, or boots allowed. No class 9/7, 9/28, and 10/12. If COVID restrictions change: class moved outdoors/larger room.

Mini Ninja with Pulse Fitness  

Grades K-2, Tuesdays, 9/1-10/27, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $231/254, 211410-01   

Grades 3-5, Tuesdays, 9/1-10/27, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $231/254, 211410-02

Grades K-2, Tuesdays, 11/10-12/15, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $154/169,211410-03

Grades 3-5, Tuesdays, 11/10-12/15, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $154/169, 211410-04

This boot camp class challenges kids with agility ladders, resistance bands, battle ropes, noodles, balls and more. The fun-filled curriculum uses games and drills that can improve coordination and cardiovascular conditioning, strength and flexibility while also boosting leadership, sportsmanship, and teamwork skills. If COVID restrictions change: class moved online, no refund issued.

Total Sports with Hot Shot Sports  

Grades K-2, Wednesdays, 9/2-10/28, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $131/144, 214507-01

Grades 3-5, Wednesdays, 9/2-10/28, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $131/144, 214507-02

Grades K-2, Wednesdays, 11/4-12/16, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $87/96, 214507-05

Grades 3-5, Wednesdays, 11/4-12/16, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $87/96, 214507-06

Grades K-2, Fridays, 9/4-10/29, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $102/112, 214507-03

Grades 3-5, Fridays, 9/4-10/29, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $102/112, 214507-04

Grades K-2, Fridays, 11/6-12/18, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $73/80, 214507-07

Grades 3-5, Fridays, 11/6-12/18, 3:45-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $73/80, 214507-08

This class features a new sport each week. Some of the sports taught and played include basketball, floor hockey, football, kickball, soccer, and baseball. In addition, participants play many popular running and group games. Children will acquire new skills and develop confidence in games they have played in previous classes. No Class 9/18, 10/9, 11/13, 11/25, and 11/27. If COVID restrictions change: class moved outdoors/larger room.        

Soccer Shots NEW!  

Grades K-2, Thursdays, 9/3-10/29, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $135/149, 209130-03

Grades K-2, Thursdays, 11/5-12/17, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $90/99, 209130-04

Soccer Shots focuses on individual skill, fitness, and sportsmanship, providing an opportunity for children to be challenged through fun games and team interaction.

Children will also be introduced to competition in a developmentally appropriate manner. No class 11/12 and 11/26. If COVID restrictions change: class moved outdoors/larger room.

Speed & Agility with RedLine Athletics

Grades 3-5, Thursdays, 9/3-10/29, 3:45-5 PM, Takiff Center, $270/297, 214600-01

Grades 3-5, Thursdays, 11/5-12/17, 3:45-5 PM, Takiff Center, $180/198, 214600-02

Train like a pro, with the pros! Have you ever wondered what it is like to train like your favorite professional athlete? Learn proper movement mechanics to run faster, jump higher and move more efficiently in whatever sport you play. RedLine Sports and their sports performance specialists combine their passion and knowledge to mentor young athletes to help them achieve their goals and maximize their potential, while making them all around better athletes. No class 11/12 and 11/26. If COVID restrictions change: class moved outdoors/larger room.

Youth/Teen Rowing with Sandy Culver  

Ages 8-12, Thursdays, 9/3-10/29, 4-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $171/188, 217609-01

Ages 8-12, Thursdays, 11/5-12/17, 4-4:45 PM, Takiff Center, $95/105, 217609-02

Ages 12-17, Thursdays, 9/3-10/29, 5-6 PM, Takiff Center, $207/228 , 217609-03

Ages 12-17, Thursdays,11/5-12/17, 5-6 PM, Takiff Center, $115/127, 217609-04

Put the iPad down and get into rowing! Whether you see a future on a crew team or are just looking for a challenging way to stay active, this class is for you. Instructors will focus on individual attention and proper form to ensure safety. No class 11/12 and 11/26. If COVID restrictions change: class canceled and refund issued.

Basketball Clinic 101 with Hot Shot Sports

Ages 6-8, Saturdays, 9/12-10/24, 11-11:45 AM, Watts Center, $65/72, 214507-09

Ages 6-8, Saturdays, 11/7-12/12, 11-11:45 AM, Takiff Center, $52/57, 214507-10

Develop early basketball skills such as shooting, dribbling, and passing, along with learning the basic rules of the game. All instruction is drill oriented and will primarily focus on individual skills. This class is for the basketball beginner looking to understand the game, learn new skills, and have fun! No class 9/19, 10/10, 11/14, and 11/28.  If COVID restrictions change: class moved outdoors/larger room and no refund issued.

Basketball Shooting Clinic with Hot Shot Sports

Ages 9-12, Saturdays, 9/12-10/24  , 12-12:45 PM, Watts Center, $65/72, 214507-11

Ages 9-12, Saturdays, 11/7-12/12, 12-12:45 PM, Takiff Center, $52/57, 214507-12

The Shooting Clinic will help your young players improve their shooting technique, confidence, range, speed of release, accuracy, footwork, and overall shooting percentage! Players also learn how to work at home, develop mental toughness, practice smarter, and other intangibles to become a great shooter. Age levels are separated and players’ progress at different rates based on skill level. No class 9/19, 10/10, 11/14, and 11/28. If COVID restrictions change: class moved outdoors/larger room and no refund issued.

 

Update on Basketball Season

Park District staff is planning pre-season clinics in November through December and a modified house basketball season beginning in January.

 

Youth Volleyball

Kids Volleyball with Volleykidz

Ages 7-9, Saturdays, 9/12-10/24, 9-10 AM, Glencoe Beach, $149/164, 201510-01

Volleykidz is an introductory class for children ages 7-9. The lesson plan introduces the pass, set, and spike using a light volleyball. This class will improve each child’s hand-eye coordination and left-right coordination through the use of fun drills and games. If COVID restrictions change: class canceled and refund issued.  

Youth Volleyball with Volleykidz

Ages 10-12, Saturdays, 9/12-10/24, 10-11:30 AM, Glencoe Beach, $179/197, 201510-02

Improve your volleyball skills with 90 minutes of drills in setting, passing, overhand serving, and spiking. The lesson plan incorporates leadership and educational components and uses individual training, pairing drills, and game situation development to help each student reach a new level. Instructors organize short games at the end of each class. If COVID restrictions change: class canceled and refund issued.

Teen Volleyball with Volleykidz

Ages 13-16, Saturdays, 9/12-10/24, 11:30 AM-1 PM, Glencoe Beach, $179/197, 201510-03

Reach the next level of the game volleyball with 90 minutes of drills in setting, passing, overhand serving, and spiking. You will learn to overhand serve and develop a good understanding of each position on offense and defense.  The lesson plan directs the use of individual training, pairing drills, and game situation development that help each student reach a new level. Instructors will organize games at the end of each class. If COVID restrictions change: class canceled and refund issued.

Youth Golf

Golf & More with Coach Miriam & Coach Terry NEW!

K-2, Thursday, 9/3-10/29, 3:30-4:30 PM, Takiff Center, $160/176, 214305-01

Join us every Thursday to learn a new game of golf. We will be introducing snag golf, foot golf, disc golf, and more. All equipment will be provided for class. If COVID restrictions change: class canceled and refund issued.