What's Going On This Week?
Activities at the Recreation Center from March 21-27!
UPCOMING EVENTS AT THE REC CENTER
4/6: Romeoville Trivia Challenge for 21 yrs. & up *Register now* More Information
4/20: Mon & Son Night Out *Register by April 2nd* More Information
Session 2 Spring Gymnastics
14 programs & over 40 classes per week
Registration for the second session begins March 11! Classes run April through May for all levels and ages 1-16 years.
Session 2 (April -May):
Register March 11 - 25 (Residents)
March 18 -25 (Online & Non-Residents)
These classes will fill up - Sign up today! Registration Open until
Spring = Tennis Time!
Jump On the Court for Some Athletic Fun
Sportskids Adult & Tot Tennis You and your youngster can experience the sport of a lifetime together. We will teach you how to interact with your child on the court and how to keep things fun while your child learns the basics of tennis. Equipment will be provided and age appropriate. Each child should bring a water bottle.
Thursdays 4/19 - 5/24 6:00-6:30pm $32/Residents - $48/NR
Sportskids Youth Tennis Young players concentrate on stroke development, rallying skills, and learning to play matches at a faster pace. Ball receiving and placement, court movement, and overall tennis strategy will be emphasized. Players will focus on their power and accuracy to improve their performance. Through challenging and exciting drills and matches, youngsters will develop the racket skills, coordination, agility, and stamina needed for recreational and competitive tennis play. Players must bring their own racket and a water bottle. Tennis balls will be supplied.
Thursdays 4/19 - 5/24 6:30-7:30pm $56/Residents - $84/NR
Sportskids Peewee Tennis Your child will learn proper grip, basic strokes, and other beginning tennis fundamentals through lots of fun drills and tennis-like games. This class also will help children to develop hand-eye coordination, movement skills, and get a feel for the ball. Children will have a blast and gain the proper foundation on which they may continue to build and develop their interest in tennis. Equipment will be provided and age appropriate. Each participant should bring a water bottle.
Thursdays 4/19 - 5/24 4:15-5:00pm $44/Residents - $66/NR
Sportskids Junior Tennis Youngsters enrolled in this class will learn the basic strokes, serve, volleys, and rules of the game. Racket face control, ball bounce judgment, receiving skills, space management, rallying skills, and court movement will be emphasized. Young players will develop the agility and coordination needed for effective tennis play. Situational drills and games will help them to establish a solid foundation for future development in the sport and build a lifelong love of tennis. Players must bring their own racket and a water bottle. Tennis balls will be provided.
Thursdays 4/19 - 5/24 5:00-6:00pm $56/Residents - $84/NR
Teach Your Child How to Grow Vegetables at the Community Garden!
The Cooperative Community Gardens Program is a joint effort between Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department and the Lockport Township Park District.Residents of Romeoville and Lockport Township can reserve 10’ by 10’ plots beginning Monday, February 5, for $20 (Non Resident registration begins February 12, and is $40) at the Romeoville Recreation Department.
Additionally a $25 cash deposit is required. The growing season is from April 15 until October 20 and each participant will have a key to access their plots. A communal water supply will be available and participants are responsible for providing their own container.
For more information call (815)886-6222. Additional Info...
GUESS THE NUMBER OF JELLY BEANS CONTEST
Runs March 12-31
The winner will be contacted on 4/2/18.
Guess the amount of Jelly Beans in the jar at the Recreation Center. The closest wins a prize! For ages 16 and under only.
HAVE FUN AT WORK
The award-winning Village of Romeoville Parks & Recreation Department seeks detail-minded, energetic staff. Applications are available at the Recreation Center located at 900 W. Romeo Road (Romeoville) & online.
Currently, we are looking for:
Day Camp Counselors
Program Instructors: Nature/Hiking, Cooking/Baking, Art, Photography, Fashion
Park Maintenance (Part-Time, Seasonal)
Special Event Attendants
Group Fitness Instructors
Call 815.886.6222 or stop in for an application (you can also fill it out online!).