YOUTH ATHLETICS

Learn to Skate Classes at The Edge Ice Arena   

The Edge Ice Arena offers learn to skate classes for all ages and abilities from 3 years old to adult. Whether you are an aspiring Olympian, future Blackhawk or just want to skate for fun and exercise there is a class for you. The experienced professional figure skating staff is eager to share their knowledge and love of the sport. Fees include required annual membership to US Basic Skills or Ice Sports Industry. This 40-minute class includes 30-minute instructors with 10 minutes of supervised practice time. Skate rental is available for $2 per week (punch card available for your convenience). A helmet is recommended but not required. Dress for warmth but not in bulk. Gloves are must. Hockey skates will not be permitted for the tot classes without the instructor/director approval. Face coverings are required to be worn at all times. The Edge Ice Arena is located at 735 E. Jefferson Street and 545 John Street, Bensenville, Illinois 60106 

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Taekwon-Do 

Ages 6 through Adult
Imagine what an advantage you will have, now and in the future, by learning martial arts today. Imagine how your self-esteem will be enhanced, how self-confident you will become, and how you will learn to set goals and work to achieve them, all while learning respect for yourself and others. Imagine that “attitude is everything” and you will never give up in any aspect of your life. This is Taekwon-Do! We build character, confidence, self-esteem, discipline, focus, perseverance, physical fitness, improved balance, coordination, strength, and flexibility.
Uniforms can be purchased on the first day through the instructor for $45 (kid sizes) and $65 (adult sizes). No class
Apr 5 Mon/Wed, Mar 1 – Apr 21
5:00-6:00pm
11560AB
$47 R / $57 NR
$10 each additional family member
Location: Medinah Park District, Connolly Recreation Center, 22W130 Thorndale Ave Instructor: Barry Weisberg

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HoopsterTots

2-5 years
(Adult participant is required for 2 – 3 ½ year olds)
Learning basketball has never been more fun! These classes focus on dribbling, shot technique, passing and teamwork. Adjustable hoops and appropriately sized basketballs are used to always provide just the right amount of challenge.
No class March 30.
Tues, Mar 2 – Apr 6
3:30 – 4:15pm
1112AAH
$54 R / $64 NR
Instructor: Skyhawks Sports Academy
Location: Recreation Complex 

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Mini-Hawk Multi Sport

4-7 years
This multi-sport program was developed to give children a positive first step into athletics. The essentials of baseball, basketball and soccer are taught in a safe, structured environment with lots of encouragement and a big focus on fun. Our Mini-Hawk games and activities were designed to allow campers to explore balance, movement, hand/eye coordination, and skill development at their own pace. Skyhawks staff are trained to handle the specific needs of young athletes.
No class March 30
Tues, Mar 2 – Apr 6
4:30 – 5:15pm
1110AEM
$54 R / $64 NR
Instructor: Skyhawks Sports Academy
Location: Recreation Complex  

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