|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. email@example.com
Thank you Kim Terpstra Village of Union Grove Recreation Director