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Youth Summer Programs

501 W. 32nd

Tyler, TX 75702

(903) 595-7271

glassrec@tylertexas.com

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Summer Playground Program

June 5 - August 3, 2018

Monday through Friday

9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.


The Free Summer Playground Program has been a favorite of Tyler Children for generations. Established in the 1950’s, it has provided educational
and quality of life enhancement to thousands of participants. This year many new and exciting activities have been planned. There will be guest presenters and instructors along with organized group activities like: athletics, free play, active and passive games.
Arts and crafts are also offered. The park sites also participate in the Federal Free Lunch Program.


Locations:

PT Cole, Emmett Scott Park, and Pollard Park

(see Park Directory for addresses)

 

Age: 6 - 12

 

Cost: Free; Pre-registration not required.

 

Registration Form

Glass Recreation Summer Day Camp

June 5 - August 13, 2018

Monday through  Friday

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.

(closed Monday July 4, 2018)


This program will provide a safe and supervised day camp. Breakfast and lunch provided. Your campers will have tons of new experiences, engaging fun activities, both outdoors and indoors. Special events, guests, programming and swimming twice a week will also be included in the cost. Registration taken only at the Glass Recreation Center; enrollment is limited to 100 participants.


Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702

 

Age: 6 -10 years

 

Cost: $100 per child

 

Registration Form

Youth Free Tennis Program

June 11 - July 6, 2018

9 a.m - Noon

9 - 10 a.m. - Beginners

10 - 11 a.m. - Intermediate

11 a.m. - Noon - Advanced


This award-winning program is beginning its 25th year. Free tennis instruction is offered to children ages 6-15 years old. Coordinated by the City of Tyler, a local tennis professional will be giving expert instruction. No registration is required; just show up at any site at 9 am and you will be placed in a beginner, intermediate or advanced class.


Locations:

Monday - Pollard Park

Tuesday - Bergfeld Park and Robert E. Lee HS

Wednesday - Fun Forest Park

Thursday - Tyler Junior College-Louise Bergfeld Community Courts

Friday - Faulkner Park

(see Park Directory for park address)


Cost: Free

Warriors Basketball Camp

June 11 - 15, 2018  (Monday through Friday)

Ages: 6 to 8 from 8 - 10 a.m.

           9 and older 10 a.m. - Noon


Our basketball camp will offer a fun and positive learning experience for boys and girls. Participants will be divided into groups according to age and skill level.

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702


Cost: $30

Spanish Club for Kids

June 6 - July 27, 2018

"El Club De Los Ninos" Ages 5 to 6

 Time: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

"Que Pasa Club": Ages 7 to 11

Time: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.


Children will be introduced to the beautiful language of Spanish through games, arts and crafts, songs, hands on activities.


Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702


Cost: $25 per child

 

Registration Form

Confi-Dance Camp

June 11 - 15, 2018

8 a.m. - 10 a.m.

 

Children ages 5 to 11 can experience a dance fitness camp.

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75706

 

Cost: $60

 

Registration Form

Debbie's Music and Keyboarding Camp

June 18 - 22, 2018 

 

Session 1: 10 -11 a.m.

Session 2: 11 a.m. - Noon

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702

 

Children will learn basics of playing a keyboarding.

 

Ages: 7 to 11

 

Cost: $30 per session or two sessions for $50

 

Registration Form

Penny's Crafty Camp

July 16 - 20, 2018

9 a.m. to Noon

Children will have fun making several projects during the course of the week such as slime, pillows, wreaths and much more!

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702

 

Age: 8 -12

 

Cost: $35

 

Registration Form

Kids Canvas Painting Party

June 26, 2018

6-8 p.m.


Children 7 to 12 will be given step by step instructions to create their own animal theme master piece. Fee will include, instructions, supplies and canvas. Light refreshments will be served.

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

 Tyler, TX 75706

 

Cost: $30

 

Registration Form

Nitro Girls Volleyball Camp

June 30, 2018

1-5 p.m.

 

Participants will enjoys tip and techniques to refine their volleyball skills through solid fundamentals and developmental tactics. Grades 5th through 8th are welcome. Times 5-7th from 1-3 p.m. 8 thru 12th grade 3-5p.m.

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702

 

Age: Grades 5th - 12th

Time: 5th- 7th grade from 1 to 3 p.m./ 8th - 12 grade from 3 to 5 p.m.

 

Cost:  Free

 

Paradise Island JR. (STEM)

July 9 - 13, 2018

8 - 9 a.m.

 

Participants will be introduced into the world of "STEM," Science, Technology,  Engineering and Math through games and fun activities to spark their imagination and give them a great path to learning.

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

 501 W. 32nd St.

 Tyler, TX 75702

Age: 5 to 6

 

Cost: $35

Wizardry Camp (STEM)

July 9 - 13, 2018

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Young scientist and engineers will be given and shown how to do many hands on projects to simulate their minds towards science, technology, engineering and math. Games as well as projects will be completed all week.

 

Location:

Glass Recreation Center

501 W. 32nd St.

Tyler, TX 75702

 

Age: 7 -10

 

Cost: $75 includes all supplies