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Recreation Programs
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Please make checks payable to: Town of Salem when registering for programs.
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July 16 - 20, 2018, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday to Friday
7 to 12 years old
Salem School
$139.00

Our Multi-Sport camp is designed to introduce young athletes to a variety of different sports in one setting. For this program we combine 2-3 sports into one fun-filled week. Athletes will learn the rules and essentials of each sport through skill-based games and scrimmages. By the end of the week, your child will walk away with knowledge of (2 or 3) new sports along with vital life lessons such as respect, teamwork, and self-discipline.

Register online at www.skyhawks.com

July 16 - 20, 2018, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday to Friday
4 to 7 years old
Salem School
$119.00

This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. Our Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination, and skill development at their own pace. Skyhawks staff are trained to handle the specific needs of young athletes.

Register online at www.skyhawks.com

Red Ball Tennis Camp
July 2 - 6, 2018, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
Round Hill Road Tennis Courts
6 to 8 years old
$89.00

This class provides a relaxed environment where fundamental tennis skills are taught along with a wide range of fun activities that help develop agility, balance, movement, sending, receiving and gross motor skills on a 36 foot court. In addition to expanding tennis skills, players improve their movement and rallying skills. We help each player to develop better tennis mechanics and more consistent shots. A variety of fun activities are used to improve player athleticism through agility, balance, coordination, and movement development.
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Orange Ball Tennis Camp
July 2 - 6, 2018, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
Round Hill Road Tennis Courts
6 to 10 years old
$89.00

Players develop their tennis technique, athletic and court coverage skills in order to achieve success in rallying consistency and in point playing on a 60 ft court. A variety of fun and competitive games are used to develop a strong foundation of tennis fundamentals. Players increase their rallying, volley, serve and point playing skills while improving their athleticism and shot consistency. Players will focus on using the proper shot techniques and court coverage skills before moving on to a 78 ft court.
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Green Ball Tennis Camp
July 2 - 6, 2018, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday
Round Hill Road Tennis Courts
8 to 12 years old
$89.00

This class emphasizes all aspects of the game and helps improve proper shot technique. Focus is placed on live ball drills that develop rallying and decision-making skills along with proper movement and recovery. Point playing games are used to reinforce the skills learned and to improve the player’s competitive skills. Using teaching progressions that lead to live-ball play is a key element in this program.

Register online at www.skyhawks.com

June 27 to August 2, Wednesdays or Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 1/2 hour time slots
Salem School (August lessons will be held at the Salem Volunteer Fire Company)
$130.00 (resident), $135.00 (non-resident)

Learn a new insrument or continue with the insturment you already play!

Download the Registration Form at bit.ly/2GyI5dc and Complete & Submit the Form & Fee to the Recreation Office.

Intro to STEM
July 23 - 27, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Monday to Friday
Salem School
$140.00

Give your imagination a boost with tens of thousands of LEGO® parts! Build engineer-designed projects such as: Cities, Garbage Trucks, Catamarans, and Dinosaurs. Design and build as never before, and explore your craziest ideas in a supportive environment. There are no prerequisites for this course.
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Jedi Engineering with LEGO® Materials
July 23 – 27, 1 to 4 p.m.
Monday to Friday
$140.00

The Force Awakens in this introductory engineering course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects using LEGO® materials such as X-Wings, R2 Units, Energy Catapults, Defense Turrets, and Settlements from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!

Download the Registration Form at bit.ly/2GyI5dc and Complete & Submit the Form & Fee to the Recreation Office.


COMING SOON:
Tennis Lessons with Anne Santoro
June to July 2018

Improve your game as well as your fitness this Summer! My clinics are designed for those with some tennis experience and are taught in a relaxed atmosphere. Proper movement, stroke production, patterns of play, and strategy are addressed. Instruction also focuses on developing balance, strength, agility, and flexibility. Each class includes warm-up, drills, play, and cool down. Courts may be lit for continued play following the clinic.


 

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