Warm up to summer athletic camps

By Schaumburg Park District

Athletics camps-scStart planning now for keeping your child active this summer with Schaumburg Park District Athletic Camps.

The 2016 Schaumburg Park District Summer Camps Guide includes a choice selection of athletic camps where children may play their favorite sports while learning teamwork and other critical skills.

Camps include:

  • Boys & Girls Volleyball Camps
  • Lacrosse Camps
  • Gymnastics Team Camps
  • Football Skills Camp
  • Pickleball Camps
  • Summer Hoops Basketball Camp
  • NADA Dodgeball Skills Camps
  • Professional Soccer Academy Camps

For more information, call (847) 490-7015 or visit www.parkfun.com

Active Tots Athletics keeps little bodies moving

By Schaumburg Park District

tot_athleticsGet moving, baby!

The Schaumburg Park District’s Active Tots Athletics program allows children ages 2 to 3 to burn off energy and boost motor skills through sports. Parents may choose from two classes—Parent/Tot All Sports and Parent/Tot Soccer. All Sports will feature basic elements of several different sports, with the soccer class focusing on kicking the ball in an interactive, age-appropriate format.

Classes are held at Meineke Recreation Center, 220 E. Weathersfield Way.

Upcoming classes include:

  • 9 a.m.-9:40 a.m., Tuesdays, April 5-May 10 (Parent/Tot All Sports)
  • 9:45 a.m.-10:30 a.m., Tuesdays, April 5-May 10 (Parent/Tot Soccer)

For more information, call (847) 985-2143 or visit www.parkfun.com.

Play away indoors at Early Childhood Family Fun Night

By Schaumburg Park District


family funMark your calendar for the ultimate play date at the Schaumburg Park District.

Early Childhood Family Fun Night is set for 6 to 7 p.m., February 23, at Meineke Recreation Center. Open to children ages 1 to 6 and their parents, the free event features interactive stations, including a popular preschool fitness area.

Little ones may test their strength on a mini-treadmill, weight bench, cycle and elliptical machine. Children and parents also will have a chance to experience the always popular snowball room.

No registration is required. For more information, call (847) 490-7036 or visit www.parkfun.com.