No skating experience necessary. Learn how to balance and skate unassisted. Class is for future figure skaters, hockey players or recreational skaters. Skate rental is available for an additional $2.00 per week. No Make-Up Classes. Classes are 45 minutes in length. Please note all classes are subject to change and run depending on class enrollment.
Session I: January 7- February 19
Location: Homewood-Flossmoor Ice Arena, 777 Kedzie Ave., Homewood, IL (708) 957-0100
Ages: 3-5 years
Ages: 13 to Adult
LITTLE DRIBBLERS BASKETBALL
Saturday, January 12-February 9, 1st Grade Boys/Girls at 9:00-10:00 am, 2nd Grade Boys/Girls at 10:00-11:00 am at Founders Community Center this program is designed to be instructional with an emphasis placed on learning the fundamental skills of basketball in a fun and entertaining environment. There will be group instruction on dribbling, passing, shooting and defense with special contests. Each participant will receive a free T-shirt and a personalized award. This program will assure to get your son/daughter ready for the Frankfort 3rd/4th grade basketball league. Fee: $39/NR$44
KIDS FIRST STEPS - Blast Ball (Baseball Fundamentals)
Batter UP on Thursday, January 10 – February 7, 4:00-5:00 pm at Grand Prairie School (north entrance). Blast Ball is the introduction to baseball for 4-5 year olds. The game is very safe, played with a soft bat and ball, no glove is needed. Each player bats once an inning and no scores are kept. Blast Ball consists of one base and it makes a “honking” noise when a player steps on it. Major League Baseball recognized Blast Ball as part of its campaign to promote the resurgence of baseball at the grass-roots level. (Bring your cameras). Kids Love IT!
Instructor: Kids First Staff Age: 4-5 years Fee: $59/NR$64
KIDS FIRST STEPS T-Ball (Baseball Fundamentals Program)
It’s a HIT on Thursday, January 10- February 7, 5:00-6:00 pm at Grand Prairie School (north entrance). Beginners Baseball! Instruction & Games! This program prepares kids to understand the game of baseball through fundamentals. Players learn how to step catch & throw at different fielding positions. Plus: Batting is taught from a Tee-Stand, followed by coach-pitch making kids feel comfortable swinging the bat and hitting the ball. Baseball games are played once the players are ready. Instructor: Kids First Staff Age: 6-8 years Fee: $59/NR$64
FLOOR HOCKEY PROGRAM
Tuesday, January 29-March 5, 5:00-5:45pm at Founders Community Center participants in this floor hockey class will learn the basic skills, terms and general playing tactics from a level 3 certified USA Hockey Coach. Having fun will be the primary objective with exercise and friendship building being a big part of class. Everyone should bring their own water bottle and be ready to have some fun! Age: 3rd-6th Grade Fee: $45/NR$50
For additional information on the athletic programs listed above, please visit www.frankfortparks.org or call the Park District office at 815.469.9400