Youth Classes

Pre-School

All Star Multi-Sports Jr. Program (6 - 9 years)

Not sure what sport your child is interested in? This class is for you! Stay active and work on balance, motor skills and hand eye coordination all while learning the rules of baseball, football, floor hockey, soccer, basketball, and more! We will focus on a new sport each class and work on basic rules and mechanics all while we play games that keep everyone moving.  There’s no reason to pick a sport when you can play them all! Personal water bottles are highly recommended.  Coaches will provide more information on equipment.  None will be needed on the first day.  Athletic attire preferred.

Location:       ARC Indoor Turf Field/Gymnasium
Day/Date:     Monday & Wednesday/August 2 - August 18

Time:             5:45 – 6:45 p.m.
Age:               6 – 9 years
Min/Max:      8/20

Fee:               $70.00 R/$75.00 NR per session

Underwater Adventures

Come explore the sea and ocean life. We will learn all about the plants and animals of the sea. Participants will play games, make crafts, have an ocean treat and learn new fun facts about the deep blue sea.

Location:       ARC Caterpillar Room
Day/Date:     Wednesday/June 30

Time:             6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Age:               6 – 10 years
Min/Max:      5/12

Fee:               $16.00 R/$21.00 NR

Ice Cream Science

Making and eating ice cream is always fun to do but adding in science gives it a new twist. Kids will be introduced to chemistry while teaching the basics and safety of science. Kids will become experts when making a batch of homemade ice cream. We will also experiment with other frozen treats.

Location:       ARC River Room
Day/Date:     Monday/July 12

Time:             6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Age:               6 – 10 years
Min/Max:      5/12

Fee:               $22.00 R/$27.00 NR

Pitch, Hit & Run

Are you the next Jennie Finch? Tim Anderson? Javier Baez? Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run (PHR) is a FREE, one-day event for boys and girls ages 7-14. PHR is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball! Participants compete in either the Baseball Division or Softball Division and have the opportunity to advance through levels of competition leading up to the Finals where they will compete against participants from all over the country. 

Location:       Memorial Park
Day/Date:     Saturday/July 17

Time:             10:00 a.m.
Age:               7 – 13 years
Fee:               FREE

Midlothian Tae Kwon Do

Come take a journey, with Master Grove into the exciting world of Tae Kwon Do. Experience the coordination, balance and stamina that comes from kicking, jumping, building stances and self-defense techniques of the most popular martial art in the world!! This structured environment will allow you to feel secure though challenged, while focusing on building self-discipline. When your skills are prepared you will be given the exciting opportunity to achieve new belt ranks. Personal water bottles are highly recommended.  Athletic attire preferred.

Instructor:    Dexter Grove

Location:       ARC Prairie/River Room

Day:               Monday & Wednesday

Time:             6:45 – 7:45 p.m.
Age:               3 – 12 years
Min/Max:      5/20

Fee:               $80.00 R/$90.00 NR (per session)

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July 7 - July 28

August 2 - August 25

All Star Multi-Sports Jr. Program (10 - 12 years)

Not sure what sport your child is interested in? This class is for you! Stay active and work on balance, motor skills and hand eye coordination all while learning the rules of baseball, football, floor hockey, soccer, basketball, and more! We will focus on a new sport each class and work on basic rules and mechanics all while we play games that keep everyone moving.  There’s no reason to pick a sport when you can play them all! Personal water bottles are highly recommended.  Coaches will provide more information on equipment.  None will be needed on the first day.  Athletic attire preferred.

Location:       ARC Indoor Turf Field/Gymnasium
Day/Date:     Monday & Wednesday/August 2 - August 18

Time:             6:45 – 7:45 p.m.
Age:               10 – 12 years
Min/Max:      8/20

Fee:               $70.00 R/$75.00 NR per session

Among Us

Get dropped off in an alien spaceship, sky headquarters or plant base and be a crewmate or an imposter. Come and make sure no one can get out! Participants will play games, create crafts, and have an Among Us treat. Who will you vote off?

Location:      ARC Prairie Room
Day/Date:     Wednesday/July 14

Time:             5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Age:               7 – 11 years
Min/Max:      5/12

Fee:               $18.00 R/$23.00 NR

Nerf War - Splash Wars

Come out, get wet, and have a BLAST!  Participants will have to duck and dive around boxes and do training drills. Obstacle courses will be set up and participants will be able to practice before the war begins. To end the class, participants will have a water fight. Bullets will be provided by the park district. Please bring a regular Nerf gun and water guns (no Mega Blasters, or Nerf Rival). Everyone goes home with a gift. This class will be rescheduled if weather is not suitable. 

Location:      Bremen Heights Park
Day/Date:     Saturday/July 17

Time:             1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Age:               6 – 10 years
Min/Max:      6/20

Fee:               $18.00 R/$23.00 NR