Youth Programs

Class and Program Registrations must be turned in and payment made before a child is placed on a roster.  Online registrations are offered for activities noted with *

Parent & Child Swim


Come to enjoy the zero depth area of our pool with your little one.  This dedicated pool time is for children 5 years old and younger with their parents.  This is a perfect opportunity to socialize with other families while having fun.  Parents must accompany their children in the water and stay in the zero depth area.
DATES:      September 9 - 30
                  October 7 - 28
                  November 4 - 18
                  December 2 - 16
DAY:           Friday
TIME:         9:45 - 10:45 a.m.
FEE:          General Admission or free with a pass (1&2 years old are free)

Outdoor Flag Football*


This flag football program is for boys and girls in 1st - 6th grade who are interested in participating in a fun, non-contact activity that will introduce them to the sport of football.  Kids will begin to learn the rules, positions and fundamentals of football while having with their peers.  Please have your child bring a water bottle for practices/games and dress for inclement weather.  VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED FOR THIS PROGRAM.
REGISTRATION:        July 25 -  August 26
PRACTICE BEGINS:  August 30 at the Ballfield Complex
GAMES START:        September 6 - October 6
DAYS:                       Tuesday & Thursday
(Games will be made up on Fridays for any cancellations during the week)
TIME:                        3:45 - 4:45 p.m.
FEE:                          $25.00

Bantam Basketball*


The Wright Recreation Center will offer Bantam Basketball for all 1st through 3rd grade boys and girls.  Bantam Basketball is "basic basketball" focusing on participation, fundamentals and skill development.  If participation numbers permit, the four team divisions will be" 1st & 2nd grade boys, 1st & 2nd grade girls, 3rd grade boys and 3rd grade girls.  Practice times will be set by coaches and held at the Wright Recreation Center.  Games will be played on Saturdays in Gillette.
VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED FOR THIS PROGRAM
REGISTRATION:          August 8 - September 12
PRACTICE BEGINS:    The week of October 3
GAMES BEGIN:           October 15 in Gillette
FEE:                            $28.00

Girl's Basketball*


4th through 6th grade girls will begin practicing for their basketball season in October at the Wright Recreation Center.  Practice times and dates are scheduled by team coaches.  Games will played on Saturdays in Gillette. 
VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED FOR THIS PROGRAM
REGISTRATION:          August 8 - September 12
PRACTICE BEGINS:    The week of October 10
GAMES BEGIN:           October 22 in Gillette
FEE:                            $28.00   

*The coaches meeting for girls and bantam basketball will be held at the Wright Recreation Center on Tuesday, September 27,2016 at 6:00 p.m.  Volunteer coaches please plan on attending

Boy's Basketball*


4th through 6th grade boys will begin practicing for their basketball season in January at the Wright Recreation Center.  Practice times and dates are scheduled by team coaches.  Games will be played on Saturdays in Gillette.
VOLUNTEER COACHES ARE NEEDED FOR THIS PROGRAM
REGISTRATION:          October 31 - December 5
PRACTICE BEGINS:     The week of January 2,2017
FEE:                             $28.00   

Mini Volleyball*


Mini Volleyball is an instructional volleyball program for girls 1st through 6th grade.  It teaches important skills such as serving, passing, receiving and volleying.  These skills are taught in elementary form by well qualified coaches and players.  Each age division is limited to 20 participants so sign up early!
REGISTRATION:        December 1 - January 3,2017
LEAGUE BEGINS:      January 10 - February 16
DAYS:                        Tuesday & Thursday
(Games will be made up on Fridays for any cancellations during the week)
TIMES:                       3:30 - 4:15 p.m.  Grades 1 - 3
                                  4:30 - 5:30 p.m.  Grade 4-6
FEE:                           $25.00
INSTRUCTOR:           Wenette Martin and staff

Dance


Miss Jenny's classes are a great opportunity to stay active and have fun while learning to dance.  Student participation throughout the entire season is required.  September through December students learn proper form, posture and movements.  On December 20th all classes will have an informal mini recital to show family and friends what they have learned.
January through May is preparation for the dance recital.  The recital in May 2017 will be the season finale on stage with lights and costumes.  Costumes will be ordered in January.  Class sizes are limited and students must be prepaid to enroll.  A minimum of 3 participants needed for each of these classes. 
INSTRUCTOR:         Jenny Merchant

Beginning Ballet

:  (Ages 3 - 5 years)
DATES:               September 6 - 27
                           October 4 - 25
                           November 1 - 29
                           December 6 - 20
DAY:                   Tuesday
TIME:                  3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
FEE:                    $30.00 per month

Intermediate I Classes

(Ages 5 -7)
DATES:               September 6 - 27
                           October 4 - 25
                           November 1 - 29
                           December 6 - 20
DAY:                   Tuesday
TIME: Ballet:      4:00 - 4:45 p.m.
           Jazz:        4:45 - 5:30 p.m.       

Intermediate II Classes

(Ages 8+)
DATES:               September 7 - 28
                           October 5 - 26
                           November 2 - 30 (Nov 23 class held on Monday Nov 21)
                           December 7 - 20 (Dec 21 class held on Tuesday Dec 20)
DAY:                   Wednesday
TIME: Ballet:      3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
           Jazz:        4:30 - 5:30 p.m.    
FEE:                    $35.00 per month for all Intermediate classes
                           $15.00 per month for the same participant to join a 2nd class
...NOTE: Wednesday dance classes will be held at the following times on school early release days (Sept 14, Oct 12 & Dec 7)
           Ballet II:  1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
           Jazz II:   2:30 - 3:30 p.m.

Junior Zumba


Come and get moving after school!  Janeen welcomes youth ages 3 - 16 to a modified Zumba class just for them.  They will have a blast dancing and moving to great music... not even realizing they had a workout!
DATES:          September 12 - 26
                      October 3 - 31
                      November 7 - 28
                      December 5 - 19
DAY:               Monday
TIME:             3:30 - 4:00 p.m.
FEE:               No charge for participants with passes
                      Drop in fee for patrons without a pass
INSTRUCTOR:  Janeen Bissey

Karate - Akai Ryu Dojo*


(Ages 4 years to adult)
This is a traditional Japanese Karate class focusing on self defense techniques.  The values stressed during training are respect, discipline, obedience, hard work and self esteem.  A variety of stimulating drills and skits keep the training challenging and exciting to children, yet applicable to their improvement in the art of Japanese Karate.  This class will teach the fundamentals of sparring, breaking and weapons.  The Martial Arts are family oriented and parents must attend class with children that are 4, 5, and 6 years old
DATES:       September Session:  Aug. 30, Sept. 1,6,7,26
                   October Session: Oct. 4,10,14,24,27
                   November Session:  Nov. 1,7,11,18,23
                   December Session:  Dec. 5,9,16,19,21
TIME:           3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
FEE:            $27.00 single
                   $50.00 family
INSTRUCTOR:  John Gunnels