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Garden City Recreation And Parks Department News: March 8, 2013

Youth Platform Tennis Lessons

The Recreation and Parks Department will again offer Youth Platform Tennis Lessons at Community Park. Classes begin on Thursday, March 14 according to the following schedule:

Ages 9 – 11, 4 – 5 p.m.   

Ages 12 and up, 5:15 to 6:15 p.m.

This program will run for five weeks and will cost $125. To register, please visit the recreation office at 108 Rockaway Ave. or download an application from www.gardencityrecreaton.org.

New Yoga Class Announced

The Recreation and Parks Department is adding another adult yoga class. This class will be held on Thursday evenings at 7:30 p.m. Certified yoga instructor Connie McKnight will lead the class through the various movements needed to improve flexibility and coordination during this one hour class. Classes will begin the week of March 7 in St. Paul’s Senior Center. The cost of this class will be $65 for 10 weeks. To register, visit the recreation office at 108 Rockaway Ave.

USSI Multi Sport Camp

The Recreation and Parks Department again offers the US Sports Institute’s Multi Sport Program during the spring break week of March 25-28. This four-day program, open to residents of the Village ages 5 to 12, will cover a range of sports and activities during the course of the session. Times and prices will be as follows: 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. $119; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; $139 (camper should bring lunch); 1 to 4 p.m. $79

To register for this program, please visit the recreation office at 108 Rockaway Ave. or download an application from www.gardencityrecreation.org. You may also register online at US Sports Institute’s website at www.ussportsinstitute.com.

Parent And Tots Sports Program

The Recreation and Parks Department is please to offer a program dedicated to parents and tots. The US Sports Institute’s Parent and Tot Program will introduce 2 and 3-year-olds to a variety of sports, games and group activities, all with the help of a parent. This seven-week program, open to residents of the Village of Garden City, will be available on Thursdays beginning April 18 according to the following times: 10 to 10:45 a.m. $95; 11 to 11:45 a.m. $95; Noon to 12:45 p.m. $95

To register for this program, please visit the recreation office at 108 Rockaway Ave. or download an application from www.gardencityrecreation.org. You may also register online at US Sports Institute’s website at www.ussportsinstitute.com.

A Brand New Roller Rink For All To Enjoy

The Garden City Recreation & Parks Department is proud to announce that this spring it will debut its brand new roller rink where various hockey programs will be offered for residents of the village ages 5-17 and 30 and over. Whether you have played for years already, or looking to join, there is no better time to join in on all the fun. Stay tuned in the weeks to come for additional announcements regarding spring programs.