Time to sign up for summer fun!

An anxious player waits to crush the softball.

Peterson Pool at Clague Park

Registration is underway for Peterson Pool Learn to Swim classes at the Westlake Recreation Center. Cost is $45 for residents, $65 for non-residents. There is a $10 discount when signing up a child for two swim lessons or two children at the same time. Season passes are also available. For more information about swim lessons, including dates and times, please visit our website at www.wlrec.org or pick up one of our new Rec Gazettes.

Pee-Wee Softball (ages 4-6)

Children will learn the basics such as throwing, batting and fielding. This is not T-ball as players will learn to hit coach-pitch underhand. Several morning and evening sessions are available. Cost is $50 for residents, $65 for non-residents and includes a T-shirt. During the final two weeks, players will have fun playing other sessions in the Pee-Wee World Series. Starts June 11.

Youth Basketball Skills & Drills (Grades 1-4)

This new instructional program combines a daily lesson with daily team play. Players will learn a drill together then separate by gender for game time. Players will meet twice a week for 45 minutes each session. Limit of 20 per age group and gender. Cost is $40 for members, $45 for residents and $50 for non-residents. Starts Tuesday, June 19.

Kids on the Kourse and Adult Golf Lessons.

Whether you need to practice and make some small adjustments to your game or don’t know the difference between a driver and an iron, the Westlake Recreation Department has a class for you. We offer beginners classes as well as our new Fundamentals and Fixes class. Classes are offered at various times of the week so checkout our website at www.wlrec.org or one of our Rec Gazettes for more information.

Summer Day Camp (Grades 1-6)

Each week is a fun filled camp including games, art time, garden time, swimming and other fun activities. Each camper needs to bring a brown bag lunch, bathing suit and towel. Afternoon snacks provided. Please check out the Rec Gazette for more details including weekly field trips. Full day (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) and half day (9 a.m.-1 p.m.) sessions available.

Soccer Camp with Coach Mike Besu (Ages 5-14)

Camp is designed for kids who want to work on their soccer skills during the summer. Receive instruction from area high school coaches and players. Campers should bring their own shin guards, cleats and ball. Cost is $90 for residents, $110 for non-residents. Camp runs June 11-15, 9 a.m. to noon.

More information regarding all of these programs and more can be found at our website at www.wlrec.org 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

Athletic Coordinator Westlake Recreation Department

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Volume 4, Issue 11, Posted 10:05 AM, 05.30.2012