Rec’nRoll Rec’nRoll Des Moines Parks, Recreation and Senior Services 6 | REC N’ROLL | SUMMER 2018 OUTDOOR FAMILY MOVIE NIGHTS @ Dusk Aug 3: Black Panther Beach Park Meadow Aug 9: The Sandlot Steven J Underwood Memorial Park Aug 10: Coco Midway Park Aug 17: Cars 3 Beach Park Meadow Aug 24: Jumanji Wooton Park Skyhawks Sports Camps Skyhawks provides a wide variety of fun, safe and positive programs that emphasize critical lessons in sports and life, such as teamwork, respect and sportsmanship. Our programs are designed to give each child a positive introduction into sports while fostering a lifelong love for an active, healthy lifestyle. Our patient and knowledgeable staff use a variety of skill-building games and activities to give each athlete a complete understanding and overview of the sport. Since 1979 Skyhawks has taught over one million boys and girls life lessons through sports. Please view the website at www. to register for each of the following camps: Soccer Camp Developedover30years,thisisthenumberonesoccercampfor parentslookingtointroducetheirchildrentothefundamentals of the world’s most popular sport. Using our progressional curriculum, your young athlete will gain the technical skills and sport knowledge required for that next step into soccer. Aug 6–10 Field House Ages 5–7 9am–12pm $119 Ages 7–12 9am–3pm $155 Flag Football Camp Campers learn skills on both sides of the football including the core components of passing, catching, and defense—all in a fun and positive environment. The week ends with the Skyhawks Super Bowl! Ages 7–12 Field House Mon–Fri Jul 9–13 9am–12pm $119 Mini-Hawk Camp (Basketball, Soccer, Baseball) This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. Basketball, soccer and baseball are taught in a safe, structured environment filled with encouragement and fun.Through games and activities, campers explore balance, hand/eye coordination, and skill development at their own pace. Ages 4–6 Field House Mon–Fri Aug 13–17 9am–12pm $119 Tennis Orange Ball Players develop their tennis technique, athletic and court coverage skills in order to achieve success in rallying consistency and in point playing on a 60-foot court. A variety of fun and competitive games are used to develop a strong foundation of tennis fundamentals. Players increase their rallying, volley, serve and point playing skills while improving their athleticism and shot consistency. Players will focus on using the proper shot techniques and court coverage skills before moving on to a 78-foot court. Ages 7-10 Field House Mon–Thu Aug 20–23 9am–12pm $99 Green Ball This class emphasizes all aspects of the game and helps improve proper shot technique. Focus is placed on live ball drills that develop rallying and decision-making skills along with proper movement and recovery. Point playing games are used to reinforce the skills learned and to improve the player’s competitive skills. Using teaching progressions that lead to live-ball play is a key element in this program. Ages 8-12 Field House Mon–Thu Aug 20–23 9am–12pm $99 YOUTH CAMPS Youth Sailing Camp Designedforkids,thiscoursecombineson-the-waterexperience with dock-side activities and trainings. Focus is on safety on the water, sailing basics nomenclature, wind awareness, rigging, and sailing etiquette. On the water instruction takes place just west of the main breakwater. Instructors accompany students with a chase boat. *K2 Camp participants are eligible for fee reduction on their Camp KHAOS weekly fee. Age 11-15 Des Moines Marina Beginning Youth $60R/$72NR* Mon–Fri Jul 16–20 1–4pm Mon–Fri Jul 23–27 5–8pm Mon–Fri Jul 30–Aug 3 10am–1pm Intermediate Youth Mon-Fri Aug 6–10 10am–1pm * Must be approved by instructor 16Years Plus Sailing Day Designed for anyone age 16 and older to gain on- the-water  experience and  sailing etiquette. All are welcome, no matter their sailing knowledge. Instructors accompany participants with a chase boat. Age 16+ $20R/$25NR Des Moines Marina  Sat Jul 14 10am–4pm Sat Aug 11 10am–4pm  SPORTS CAMPS, continued