Still plenty of summertime left! Visit the Westlake Rec.

Kids ages four to six years old can learn the basics of football in the Pass & Catch program at Westlake Rec beginning Sept. 10.

Peterson Pool Information

Peterson Pool, located in Clague Park, is the city of Westlake’s outdoor public pool. The pool is open to both residents and non-residents. The pool is open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.

For more information including costs and membership information, please see our web site at

NFL Punt, Pass & Kick (Ages 6-15)

The NFL, Punt, Pass & Kick program is open to all boys and girls ages 6-15. Participants must register at the field no later than 10 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, with a copy of their birth certificate. This program is free. Competition starts at 10:30 a.m. at the Westlake Recreation Center’s football fields.

Pass & Catch (Ages 4-6)

Jump start kids to the sport of football. Boys and girls can learn how to hold, run, kick, pass and catch a football. This fun environment uses soft footballs on a smaller field. Fee of $45 ($55 for non-residents) includes football, jersey and certificate. Saturdays, Sept. 9 to Oct. 8, 9-10 a.m.

Coed Youth Flag Football (Grades 1 & 2)

This coed non-contact league allows children to learn the game in a fun nature. Practices will be held on weeknight(s) with games on Saturday mornings. Fee of $50 ($60 for non-residents) includes jerseys and wristbands with game supplies provided by the Rec. Volunteer coaches needed! Register by Sept. 2. Practices begin the week of Sept. 5.

Adult Fall Softball Leagues

Registration has begun for the fall season of Adult Softball. The Westlake Recreation Department offers several leagues including; M/W Men, T/TH Coed, Thursday Men DH, Sunday Morning Men’s DH and a Sunday Night Coed league. Season begins the week of August 28. For more information including fees, please contact Jim Dispirito at 440-617-4420.

Fit N Fun After School Camp (Grades 5 & 6)

Enroll in our NEW after school camp, taught by our trained staff where the emphasis will be on nutrition, fitness, D.E.N. training, sports, swimming and flexibility. Class will meet weekdays except on no-school days. If you attend Parkside Int. School, transportation from school to Rec Center will be provided. For more information including fees, please contact Anne Mitchell at 440-808-5700, ext. 3475.

More information regarding all of these programs and more can be found at our website at or by stopping by the Recreation Center at 28955 Hilliard Blvd., calling us at 440-808-5700 or by picking up our new Rec Gazette.

Jim Dispirito

Jim Dispirito is Athletic Coordinator for Westlake Recreation Department.

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Volume 3, Issue 16, Posted 2:51 PM, 08.09.2011