Peoria Park District news
RIVERPLEX HOSTS GIRL’S SUMMER BASKETBALL CAMP & LEAGUE - The RiverPlex is hosting a Girl’s Summer Basketball Camp, for ages 8 to 12. The two-day camp will focus on dribbling, passing and shooting. Emphasis is placed on sports basics, team play and sportsmanship. Cost is $45 per player and includes a t-shirt. The camp will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, June 19 and 20, from 6-8 pm at the RiverPlex. Registration at the RiverPlex for both the camp and league. For more info call 673-9183 or email at email@example.com
RIVERPLEX SUMMER DAY CAMP - Have a blast during your summer break from school at the RiverPlex Summer Day Camp! Extended hours allow parents to drop off as early as 7:00 am and pick up by 5:30 pm. This camp is for children ages 5 to 12. Each week has a theme and includes activities based on the theme. Children should bring their own lunch. Asnack & drink provided in the afternoon. Don’t forget a swimsuit & towel. RiverPlex is partnering with the OSF MarketPlace on site to offer lunch to day camp children for $5 a day. Included in the lunch is a sandwich, (Turkey or Ham), string cheese, apple, animal crackers and a juice box. Lunch orders need to be placed a week in advance in order to fulfill requests. When registering, indicate whether your child would like turkey or ham. Codes to register for summer day camp, extended care, and lunch orders are in the Peoria Park District Playbook, on the website atwww.riverplex.org, or at the facility. Register at: RiverPlex, 600 NE Water Street, between 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday. Call 282-1508 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
JUNE FITNESS CLASSES at FRC - Stay fit at Peoria Park District’s Franciscan Recreation Complex (FRC) with Kids Zumbatomic, Zumba, Pilates Plus – Core Strength, Gentle Yoga-Yoga Basics, Drop-in Yoga. More complete descriptions and prices can be found at www.peoriaparks.org/frc or call (309) 677-6705.
JUNE CLINICS at the GOLF LEARNING CENTER - Golf Learning Center clinics allow those familiar with the game to receive specialized attention in problem areas. More information, including how to register, is available atwww.ppdgolf.org.
Sign up for a Driving Clinic, Putting Clinic, and Sand Clinic iRegister online using code 52267. For more info call 690-7162.
JUNE GOLF LESSONS & CLINICS for all AGES & Skill Levels - The Golf Learning Center has a wide-variety of lessons to enhance your summer golf experience! More details on all classes, including how to register, is available atwww.ppdgolf.org. For more info 690-7162.
SENIOR MEN’S CITY GOLF TOURNAMENT - The Peoria Park District’s Senior Men’s City golf tournament will have qualifying on June 5 and 6th. Match Play is June 11-15 at Donovan Golf Course. Entry deadline is May 29. Cost is $15, plus green fees. Entry forms are online at www.ppdgolf.org and at all PPD courses. This event is cosponsored by the Journal Star. For more info call 673-7161.
HERSHEY TRACK AND FIELD MEET PEORIA PARK DISTRICT - The Peoria Park District will sponsor the 2012 Hershey Track & Field Meet on June 2 beginning at 9:00 a.m. at Peoria Stadium. The event is free, registration is required. Events include the 50, 100, 200 and 400 meter dash, 800 and 1600 meter run, 4×100 meter relay, standing long jump and softball throw. Winners advance to the state meet to compete for a trip to Nationals in Hershey, PA.Registration forms are at the Glen Oak Park Pavilion or online at http://www.peoriaparks.org/running. A copy of the child’s birth certificate is required.
TENNIS LESSONS OFFERED AT THE PEORIA PARK DISTRICT - Peoria Park District’s Tennis Lessons will begin starting the week of June 4. Sessions will also start later this summer on the weeks of June 25 and July 16. Registration is available for all tennis programs. See the summer Playbook or http://www.peoriaparks.org/tennis. Registration is ongoing. Call 681-2866 or visit www.peoriaparks.org.