Activity Guide Spring/Summer 2019 - Page 63

YOUTH & TEEN RUNNING SOCCER CARAVAN, 1982 Lightning Running Club Held at Maryknoll Park and Panfish Park Age: 6-14 Kids will build endurance and learn proper running form while training to run between a 2K and 4K in this informal, co-ed running club. Runners will be grouped by age and/or ability level. Interested qualifiers may choose to go to the national meet in November (meet travel expenses are not included in registration costs). Fee includes practice time, team uniform, YESathletics membership fee, and local meet fees. Please indicate your child’s t-shirt size when registering. Registration for this program is ongoing. Practice schedule sent via e-mail on July 8. Practices are held at Maryknoll Park and Panfish Park. If you are interested becoming a volunteer coach please contact Christine Hartnett at chartnett@gepark.org. Min/Max: 10/150. (ch) SOCCER SEE HOUSE AND TRAVEL SOCCER ON PAGES 96-100. Lakers Soccer Academy PRESEASON PARENT MEETING: Tuesday, June 25 at Spring Avenue Recreation Center Held at Ackerman Park Grade: 1-2 This program is for children who love soccer, want to play at a higher level, but are not ready to commit to the rigors of our Glen Ellyn Park District Lakers Futbol Club. Participation in both the Glen Ellyn House Soccer League and Lakers Academy is encouraged. Training and games will be run by our Future Pros travel soccer trainers. Practice is once per week for 90 minutes with a focus on developing individual soccer skills and sportsmanship. Games against Wheaton Wings Academy teams will be held Saturday afternoons and will be approximately 1 hour. NOTE: Each player is required to bring their own soccer ball, shoes, shin guards, and water for each class. (bt) NO GAMES: 5/18 CODE DAY DATE TIME FEE 113786 Th/Sa Apr. 11-June 1 Th: 4:30pm-6pm Sa: 2pm-3pm $220 CODE DAY DATE FEE 113814 Varies Mid-July to November $85 Youth Run for Fun Held at Ackerman SFC Age: 5-11 An informal introduction to running for boys and girls of all fitness levels. Fun drills, games and relay races create a positive atmosphere in a non-competitive environment. Min/Max: 4/20. (cs) CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 113665 Tu June 4-July 2 4pm-5pm $50/$65 113666 Tu July 16-Aug. 13 4pm-5pm $50/$65 COACHES TRAINING Junior Lakers Soccer Held at Ackerman Park Grade: Pre-K to 8 This program will work on the different technical skills in the game of soccer: dribbling, passing, shooting, and more. Participants are recommended to have completed the Little Lakers program before advancing to Junior Lakers. Instructor: Future Pros. Min/Max: 8/15. (bt) NO CLASS: 7/3 CODE GRADE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 113757 PreK - 1 W June 5-July 31 4pm-5pm $90/$130 113761 PreK - 1 W Aug. 7-Sept. 25 4pm-5pm $90/$130 113756 2 - 4 W June 5-July 31 5pm-6pm $90/$130 113758 2 – 4 W Aug. 7-Sept. 25 5pm-6pm $90/$130 113759 5 - 8 W June 5-July 31 6pm-7pm $90/$130 113760 5 - 8 W Aug. 7-Sept. 25 6pm-7pm $90/$130 Positive Coaching Alliance Training Held at Spring Avenue Recreation Center In partnership with Positive Coaching Alliance, the Glen Ellyn Park District offers five workshops for coaches throughout the year. This is a district-wide program that all coaches are expected to complete once every two years regardless of the number of sports coached. It is an interactive workshop format led by Positive Coaching Alliance instructors. For those coaches that completed the workshop in 2018, they will not need to attend again until 2020. 2019 DATES April 11 • 6pm-7:30pm September 11 • 6pm-7:30pm August 1 • 6pm-7:30pm December 11 • 6pm-7:30pm 63