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Indoor Soccer, Ages 5 to 12

Participants will learn the rules of the game, strategy and teamwork as they compete in this five on five format. Registration includes uniform (jersey, shorts, and socks) and awards. Skill assessment on March 18th or 20th. Participant must attend one day. Scheduled practice instead of games on April 19th and May 24th.

Saturdays, April 5th - June 7th, 2014
Carver Recreation Center, Games beginning at 9:00 AM

Early Registration: February 7th - March 8th, 2014
Fee: $30 Resident / $40 Non-resident + tax
Late Registration: March 10th - March 14th, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee

Computer Draft is used to help ensure equal and competitive teams.

2014 Indoor Soccer Practice Schedule
Indoor Soccer 5-7 Schedule
Indoor Soccer 8-12 Schedule
Indoor Soccer Picture Schedule

Mini Track Class, Ages 5 to 12

On your mark, get set, go... Participants will learn the proper techniques for sprints, distance running, starting stance, relays, and field events. This class will prepare children to compete in the Hershey’s Track and Field competition.

Tuesdays, April 1st - May 6, 2014
Carver Recreation Center, 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Early Registration: February 7th - March 21st, 2014
Fee: $30 Resident / $40 Non-resident + tax

Late Registration: March 24th - March 26th, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee


Youth Tennis Lessons
Civic Center Tennis Courts

Bartow Parks and Recreation is proud to announce the startup of the new tennis program. Participants will learn the fundamentals of tennis while having fun. All levels of tennis experience are welcome.

Ages 4-6
Mondays & Wednesdays
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Resident: $30+ TAX
Non-resident: $40+ TAX

Ages 7-10
Mondays & Wednesdays
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Resident: $55+ TAX
Non-resident: $65+ TAX

Ages 11-13
Mondays & Wednesdays
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Resident: $55+ TAX
Non-resident: $65+ TAX

July Tennis


Itty Bitty Indoor Soccer - Ages 3 & 4

Join us for this FUN soccer season for 3 & 4 year olds. The days of playing in the heat are long gone inside the gym at Carver Recreation Center. Program is April 6th through May 11th with practice and games on Saturdays. Participants will practice as a team for two weeks before beginning the season. Registration includes complete uniform (jersey, shorts, and socks) and end-of-season medals. The games will be approximately 30 minutes. Volunteer coaches are needed. Saturdays June 14th - July 26th, 2014

Early Registration: May 1st -28th, 2014
Fee: $30 Resident / $40 Non-resident + tax

Late Registration: May 29th & May 30th, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee

Itty Bitty Flyer



My First Sports Baseball

My First Sports is an innovative step-by-step approach that builds confidence and self-esteem in a fun and safe sports environment. The 6-week program teaches children the basic motor skills necessary to play organized baseball while they work one-on-one and spend quality time with their parents. The program focuses on teaching children basic skills such as throwing, catching, and batting without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Fee includes t-shirt and all necessary equipment.

Tuesdays, June 10th – July 15th, 2014
6:00 – 6:50 PM (3 & 4) & 7:00 – 7:50 PM (5-7)
Carver Recreation Center

Early Registration: May 1st – May 31st, 2014

Bartow Residents - $32.10
Non-residents - $42.80

Late registration: June 2nd – June 4th, 2014
Early registration + $10 late fee



BlastBall League - Ages 3 & 4

BlastBall is an introductory t-ball league for boys and girls. It introduces children to basic concepts such as throwing, fielding, batting and running to 1st base. No gloves are required, and a foam bat and ball are used. Batters run to first base and try to honk the horn in the base before the fielders can hold the ball in the air and yell "Blast!" All equipment will be provided. Participants receive t-shirt.

Tuesdays, July 15th – August 18th, 2014
Pittas Complex

Early Registration: May 1st – July 3rd, 2014
Fee: $30 Resident / $40 Non-resident + tax

Late Registration: July 7th – July 9th, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee



Introduction to Competitive Swimming

In this course students improve basic swim skills and increase endurance in the front crawl (freestyle stroke), as well as introduction to the 4 competitive swim strokes (butterfly, back, breast, and freestyle) and wall turns. The coach leads swim workouts and skill lessons to match the swimmer's ability level.
Participant must be able to front crawl (freestyle) 100m or swim 50 - 100m without stopping.

Beginner: June 9th – June 19th, 2014
Monday - Thursday, 8:00-9:00 AM
Intermediate/Advanced: June 23rd – July 3rd, 2014
Monday - Thursday, 8:00-9:00 AM

Early Registration: May 3rd - 30th, 2014
Fee: $50 Resident / $60 Non-resident +tax
Late Registration: June 2nd - 4th, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee

Middle School Drop-In Program

The FREE drop-in program is designed for middle school students. Activities will include team sports like basketball, volleyball, soccer and kickball! We are open to suggestions for activities.

For more information contact your local center!

Carver Recreation Center
Every Tuesday: 3:00 PM–6:00 PM
Contact Cherry
863-534-0161

Junior Jackets Basketball, Ages 5-12

Participants will learn fundamental skills of basketball like shooting, passing, dribbling, rebounding, offensive and defensive strategies during the basketball clinics. Players are then drafted onto teams and will compete in games. Fee includes jersey, shorts and awards.

Clinic dates: December 7th & 14th, 10 AM - 11 AM
Draft date: December 14th, 10 AM - Noon
Season: January 4th - February 8th, 2014

Early Registration: November 1st - December 6th, 2013
Fee: $35 Resident / $45 Non-resident + tax
Late Registration: December 7th - 13th, 2013
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee

Register at Bartow Civic Center or Carver Recreation Center

FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL BARTOW CIVIC CENTER AT (863) 534-0120 OR LARRY TUCKER AT (863) 534-0161

JUNIOR JACKETS STANDINGS/PLAYOFFS SCHEDULE

My First Sports Soccer

My First Sports is an innovative step-by-step approach that builds confidence and self-esteem in a fun and safe sports environment. The 6-week program teaches children the basic motor skills necessary to play organized soccer while they work one-on-one and spend quality time with their parents. The program focuses on teaching children basic skills such as kicking, dribbling, trapping, throw-ins and agility without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Fee includes t-shirt and all necessary equipment.

Tuesdays, February 4th – March 11th, 2014
6:00 – 6:50 PM (3 & 4) & 7:00 – 7:50 PM (5-7)
Carver Recreation Center

Early Registration: November 1st – January 24st, 2013

Bartow Residents - $32.10
Non-residents - $42.80

Late registration: January 27th– January 29th, 2014
Early registration + $10 late fee

MFS Soccer 2014

 

Little Ninjas, Ages 3 - 5

Participants learn skills of balance, coordination, listening and sportsmanship in this fun family program. Learn basic karate moves through games, activities and practice exercises with parent and the instructor. Parent participation is required. All participants receive a belt at the completion of the course. Classes are one hour and meets four times. The instructor has no formal martial arts training.

Polk Street Community Center
Tuesdays, April 8th – 29th, 2014
6:00 – 7:00 PM

Early Registration: February 7th - March 21st. 2014
Fee: $25 Resident / $35 Non-resident +tax
Late Registration: March 24th– 26th, 2014
Early Registration Fee + $10 Late Fee

 

 

Last updated: 7/1/2014 4:14:35 PM