Getting ready to kick summer into fall, Westlake Rec style
Pass & Catch (ages 4-6)
Jump start kids to the sport of football. Both boys and girls can learn how to hold, run, kick and pass a football. A fun environment using soft footballs on a smaller field. Fee ($45/member, $55 non-member) includes football, jersey and certificate of completion. Saturdays, 9-9:45 a.m., Sept. 8 to Oct. 6.
Coed Youth Flag Football (Grades 1 & 2)
This coed non-contact league allows children to learn the game of football in a fun nature. Practice will be held during the week with games on Saturdays. Each team will play one night game during the season. Fee includes jersey and wristbands. Volunteer coaches are needed for this program. Deadline to register is Aug. 30 with practices starting the week of Sept. 5. Fee: $50/member; $60 non-member. Games will start on Saturday, Sept. 15 and end on Oct. 13.
Little Kickers Soccer (Ages 4-6)
WHS coach Mike Besu and players will be giving instruction to future soccer stars. Program will focus on the basic skills needed to play. Players will be given instruction for half an hour and then play a game the other half. Fee: $45/member, $55 non-member. Sundays, 12-1 p.m., Sept. 9 to Oct. 14.
NFL Punt, Pass & Kick (Ages 6-15)
The NFL Punt, Pass & Kick event is back, Saturday Sept. 8, at 10:15 a.m. Any boy or girl ages 6-15 can participate. The event is free but you do need to register at the site before competition starts. A copy of your birth certificate is required. No spikes are permitted. Each child will get one punt, pass and kick. For more information, please contact Jim Dispirito at 440-617-4420.
Fall Adult Softball Leagues
Registration has started for our annual adult fall softball leagues including Sunday night coed, Sunday men’s DH, M/W Men and Thursday Men DH. For more information, please call Jim Dispirito at 440-617-4420. Deadline to register a team is Aug. 13.
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.
Athletic Coordinator Westlake Recreation Department