Carmichael Recreation and Park District offers a wide variety of classes built to cater to the needs of the youth of our community. Check out our current class offerings below.

Youth & Teen Activities
Tennis Program
Kidz Love Soccer

Youth & Teen Activities

Baby Ballet & Gymnastics
Fee: $39 (R)/$43 (NR) 4 weeks; $29 (R)/$32 (NR) 3 weeks
Ages: Walking – 3 years; Time: 9AM – 9:45AM
Ages: 3 – 6 years; Time: 9:45AM – 10:30AM
Tuesdays: 11/1-11/29*, 12/6-12/20, 1/10-1/31, 2/7-2/28* or 3/7-3/28
*no classes 11/22 & 2/21
Location: La Sierra Community Center, Sierra Rooms

Ballet is the foundation of all dances and gymnastics is the foundation for all sports. Put the two together and you have an amazing combination. This class will provide motor skills and coordination in an upbeat environment using proper terminology.

Creative Movement
Fee: $40 (R)/$44 (NR) monthly
Ages: 2 – 3 years; Time: 9:30AM – 10:00AM
Ages: 4 – 5 years; Time: 10:00AM – 10:45AM
Wednesdays
Location: La Sierra Community Center, Sierra Rooms

This class will incorporate rhythms and movement from across the globe allowing dancers to explore many cultures. Whether your child dreams of being a dancer or a doctor, a ballerina or a biologist, the foundations of movement will help build self confidence and enhance social and cognitive abilities. Best of all, this high energy class will be jam packed with fun for boys and girls!

Babysitting Safety
Fee: $30 (R)/$33 (NR)+$40 lab fee due at first class
Ages: 12 years and older
Time: 8:30AM – 1:30PM
Dates: 11/21-11/22 or 12/29-12/30
Location: Carmichael Park, Clubhouse

This two-day Babysitting Safety provides basic information for babysitters such as choke management, child safety, play, feeding, diapering, emergencies and more. The class also includes Infant, Child and Adult CPR Certification as well. Upon successful course completion, each student will receive a 2 year certificate for Child and Babysitting Safety and Infant, Child and Adult CPR.

Mommy & Me Little Hands Pottery
Fee: $25 parent & child (R)/$28 parent & child (NR) +$10 materials fee per person payable to instructor at first class
Ages: All ages, 10 years & under requires parent participation
Time: 11:30AM-12:30PM
Friday: 11/4
Location: Fair Oaks Arts & Craft Building, 7997 California Avenue Fair Oaks, CA

Have some fun and create a memory to treasure. Decorate a plate with your little one’s hand print and a personalized design. Your artwork will be clear coated & kiln fired to be picked up at a later pre-arranged date.

Hula for Kids
Fee: $35 (R)/$39 (NR)
Ages: 5 – 12 years
Time: 5:45PM-6:30PM
Wednesdays: 11/2-11/30, 2/1-2/22 or 3/1-3/22
Location: La Sierra Community Center, Sierra Rooms

Students will learn the dances, stories and music of the Hawaiian culture in a safe and fun environment. Please have your child wear comfortable clothing.

Tennis Program

Munchkins Tennis
Fee: $40 (R)/$44 (NR)
Ages: 5-7 years
Time: 6PM-6:30PM
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 11/1-11/28*, 11/29-12/22, 1/3-1/26, 1/31-2/23 or 3/7-3/30
Location: Carmichael Park, Tennis Courts 1 & 2
*No class on 11/24, make up class will be on Monday 11/28

This class teaches basic forehand and backhand ground strokes through games while having fun. Please wear tennis shoes. Please Note: Bring one can of USTA approved tennis balls to class.

Beginning Youth Tennis
Fee: $65 (R)/$71 (NR)
Ages: 8-12 years
Time: 6:30PM-7:30PM
Tuesdays & Thursdays: 11/1-11/28*, 11/29-12/22, 1/3-1/26, 1/31-2/23 or 3/7-3/30
Location: Carmichael Park, Tennis Courts 1 & 2
*No class on 11/24, make up class will be on Monday 11/28

This introductory class will cover all strokes, drills, scoring and adaptive games. Please wear tennis shoes. Please Note: Bring one can of USTA approved tennis balls to class.

 

Kidz Love Soccer

Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer
Fee: $109 (R)/$115 (NR)
Ages: 2-3.5 years
Time: 4:30PM-5PM
Saturdays: 1/28-3/25
Location: Carmichael Park

Introduce your toddler to the “World’s Most Popular Game”! As you and your child participate in our fun age appropriate activities, your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills. The fun happens out on the field and the parents are a part of the action. All kids receive a Kids Love Soccer jersey!

Tot/Pre-Soccer
Fee: $109 (R)/$115 (NR)
Ages: 3.5-5years
Time: 3:45PM-4:20PM
Saturdays: 1/28-3/25
Location: Carmichael Park

This class teaches the basic techniques of the game and builds self-esteem through participation and fun soccer activities. Children learn to follow instructions in a nurturing, age appropriate environment. All kids receive a Kids Love Soccer jersey! Please Note: Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Soccer 1: Techniques & Teamwork
Fee: $109 (R)/$115 (NR)
Ages: 5-6.9 years
Time: 2:15PM-3PM
Saturdays: 1/28-3/25
Location: Carmichael Park

Players will learn dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, defense, etc. Fun skill games are played at every session and every participant will have a ball at his or her feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. All kids receive a Kids Love Soccer jersey! Please Note: Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

Soccer 2: Skillz & Scrimmages
Fee: $109 (R)/$115 (NR)
Ages: 7-10.9 years
Time: 3PM-3:45PM
Saturdays: 1/28-3/25
Location: Carmichael Park

Kids will enjoy advanced skill building: dribbling, passing and shooting in a team format. Each class will focus on scrimmages that emphasize application of finer technical points. All levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular game! All kids receive a Kids Love Soccer jersey! Please Note: Shin guards are required.


Youth Program Partial Scholarships Now Available!

The Carmichael Recreation and Park District Foundation is happy to announce they have funding available to provide partial scholarship to the youth in our community.  Please contact our District Office at (916) 485-5322 ext.29 for more information and to see if you qualify.

If you are interested in helping support our Youth Scholarship Program, please click here for more information on how to donate.