Youth Athletics

 

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The Kankakee Valley Park District staff has made every effort to prepare this brochure as accurately as possible. However, we plan our brochure several months ahead and errors can occur. Circumstances may require that adjustments be made to programs, fees, schedules, etc. The Park District reserves the right to make any such adjustments and we apologize for any inconveniences these errors or adjustments may cause. Please visit our website often for the most up to date information.

Check our monthly RecCenter calendar on the home page
for our open gym schedule.

Taekwondo For Tiny Tigers

Do you want to do something great for your children? Learning the Korean martial art form known as Songahm will help your child
develop discipline, confidence, concentration and self-control, all qualities that are important to a child’s growth. Basic techniques
including punching, kicking forms, and self-defense are taught in this class. Uniforms are required. You can purchase one at ATA.
Each session is an 8 week course; 2 classes per week.
Deadline:
Friday before session begins
Instructor: ATA Black Belt Academy & Karate for Kids

Age Dates Time Fee Location Code
3 – 5

Tuesday & Thursday
Jan. 3 – Feb. 24

4:30 – 5:15 p.m. $60
(does not include uniform)
1220 Larry Power Road, Bourbonnais, IL 60914
(new location)
114302-01

Tuesday & Thursday
March14 – May 18

114302-02

Karate for Kids and Adults Taekwondo

This class is for children and adults and is sure to strengthen your child’s discipline, confidence, concentration, and
self-control. Learning the Korean martial art form is known as Songahm taekwondo is a fun and beneficial opportunity.
Basic techniques including punching, kicking forms, and self-defense are taught in this class. Uniforms are required.
You can purchase one at ATA. This is a great activity for parents to do with their children.
Instructor: ATA Black Belt Academy & Karate for Kids
Deadline: Friday before session begins

Age Dates Time Fee Location Code
6 and Up Tuesday & Thursday
Jan. 3 – Feb. 21
4:30 – 5:15 p.m.

$65
(does not include uniform)

1220 Larry Power Road, Bourbonnais, IL 60914
(new location)

164300-01

Tuesday & Thursday
Mar. 14 – May 18

164300-02

 

KVPD Tumblers

Instructor: Leotis Davenport

Does your child love to tumble? Well, we have the perfect class for you! This class will focus on enhancing and developing the
existing skills your child holds, and teach them a routine of movement to thrill the fans. Tumblers will perform for parents on
the last day of class.

Age Dates Time Fee Location Code
6 – 12

Monday
Jan. 9 – Feb. 27

5:00 – 6:00 p.m. $30

RecCenter,
Charlton Room
150 N. Indiana Ave,
Kankakee, IL

114307-01

Monday
Mar. 6 – Apr. 24

114307-02

 

Horseback Riding Lessons

Students will be introduced to horse basics and safety. They will learn how to approach their horse in its stall, put its halter on, groom, and saddle their horse. In addition, students will learn about basic horse and equipment care. Long pants and shoes with a heel are necessary for safety and comfort. Riding helmets are required and will be provided.

Instructor: Kim Selby & Wellspring Riding Academy Staff

Age Dates Time Fee Location Code
7+ Thursday,
March 16 – April 1
6:00 – 7:00 p.m. $100

Skyview Farm,
57 S. 8000 W. Rd.,
Kankakee

121800-01

Thursday,
April 27 – May 25

121800-02

 

For the Scouts

Troops do you need help getting your badges? We can help! Give us a minimum of 4 troops, what you would like to learn
and we can design a program for you. Fees will vary depending on the type of activity desired.

Give us a call at 815-929-1885 for more information.

Family Open Gym

See attached for open gym schedule.

Call the RecCenter for further information:

815.929.1885 ext. 301