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Park and Recreation

SOFTBALL, T-BALL, COACH PITCH AND FASTPITCH SOFTBALL   – ALL PROGRAMS SIGN-UP THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY

  • Tee Ball – The T-Ball program is designed for children 4-5 years of age. They are taught the        fundamentals of baseball and good sportsmanship while underplaying the importance of winning. Games are played on Tuesdays & Thursdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m. at various Union Grove Fields.
  • Coach Pitch – Coach Pitch is for 6-8 years old. The children are taught the fundamentals of        pitching and being pitched to, while still under-playing the importance of winning. Games are played on Mondays & Wednesdays at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m. at various Union Grove Fields.
  • Girls Pinto, Junior, and Senior Fastpitch Softball – This program is for girls between        the ages of 8 – 10 – Pinto, 11-12 – Junior and 13 – 15 – Senior. This program is associated with the Racine County Softball League. Practices        begin late April, with games starting in late May. There is some traveling involved with games being played in Raymond, Caledonia,        Sturtevant and Wind         Lake. There is also a league tournament and an all-star game to highlight the season.

SOCCER – SIGN-UP IN MAY
This program is co-ed for children ages 4 to grade 8. Practice and games are   held at various fields in Union Grove Saturday mornings. Age and number of   participants determine leagues. Soccer may be used as a stepping-stone for a   full conference program through the High School in the future.

BRITISH SOCCER CAMP – July  

British   Soccer Camps provide players of all ages and abilities with the rare   opportunity to receive high-level soccer coaching from a team of  international experts. Each day includes individual foot skills, technical   drills, tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages, and a   daily tournament. Equally important, the Challenger coaching staff provides   your child with lessons in respect, responsibility, integrity, sportsmanship   and leadership. Camp programs include a free ball and shirt and a free   British Soccer jersey for on line registrations 45 days prior to camp!

YOUTH BASKETBALL – SIGN-UP IS THE MONTH OF OCTOBER

Kindergarten Division – This is   a program designed to introduce boys and girls in Kindergarten, the   fundamentals of basketball. Eight foot baskets are used so proper shooting   techniques can be taught. Games are played on half a court, three on   three teams. The players are placed on teams for an eight week game   schedule.  All games are played in the Union Grove area on Saturdays.

Division A (co-ed) – Ages   – 1st and 2nd grade.   Eight foot baskets are used so   proper shooting techniques can be taught. Games are played on half a court;   Five on five teams, The players are placed on teams for an eight week game   schedule.  All games are played in the Union Grove area on Saturdays.

Division B (girls team and boys   teams separated) – This program provides instruction and   league play for the girls in boys in third and fourth grade. Games are   played on full court with five on five teams. Games and practices are   played on Saturdays at various community gyms.

Division C (girls teams and   boys teams separated) – This program provides instruction and   league play for the girls and boys in fifth and sixth grade.  This   league is reffed and the score is keep. Games and practices are played on   week nights at various community gyms.

Division D (girls teams and   boys teams separated) – This program provides instruction and   league play for the girls and boys in seventh through eighth grade.    This league is reffed and the score is keep. Games and practices are played   on week nights at various community gyms.

Walking program – This program is   offered through the High School. Adults may walk the halls between the hours   of 5:30 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. There is no charge for   this program. All participants must sign-up at the Village Hall, between the   hours of 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

CLASSES & SEMINARS

Community Room – There is numerous classes and seminars in this   room thru out the year.

Spirit Team – Ages 4-15 classes run Saturday mornings.

Tiny Tot Tumbling – Ages 18 months to 6 years old.  Wednesday evenings, Fall and Spring session

Youth Dance Classes – Ages 3 to 18 – 10 week Summer session held at   the Municipal center, Saturday mornings.

Old School PE – Adult old school gym class, held Wednesday   evenings at UG Elementary school , during the winter months.

Taekwondo – Tuesday   and Thursday nights:

  • Youth (4-12) at        5:00pm
  • Adult (13 and        up) at 6:00pm

3-Month Session: $195.   Limit 20 participants per class

Babysitting   Course- Registration and class to be   held at the Union Grove Municipal Center August 2014

Summer Discount ticket Program – We sell discount tickets at the Municipal Center for area   attractions.

PLEASE WATCH Cable   Channel 25 and your local newspapers for other opportunities offered by the   Village of Union Grove Recreation Department.    We do send registration forms home with all of the students in the   local schools also.

We would love to hear   from you with any thoughts of sports, tours, classes or seminar ideas.

 Please feel free to contact me at   262-902-7917.    kterpstra@uniongrove.net

Thank you    Kim Terpstra  Village of Union Grove Recreation Director