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Our Activities Guide is now available online!
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NEW 2015 SPRING & SUMMER Activities Guide

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Spring & Summer Programs



Babysitting Workshop
Black Belt Club
Brandon Bing ELITE Football Skills Academy
British Soccer Camp
Children in Motion
Computer Explorers

Fencing Classes
Frisbee Flying Fun Camp
GeoVentures
"Glee"/Vocal Performance Summer Camp
I9 Sports Cheerleading Camp
James Fox Basketball
Kinderland Camp
Little Ninjas

L3 Tennis Program
Mad Science
Playful Chef
PonyShare
Potteryworks
Shining Knights Chess
Skateboarding Camp
Spring Fun Tennis
Storybook Theater 1 mile Fun Walk
Summer Playground Program
Summer Youth Lacrosse Camp
USA 123 Tennis Program
USSI Sports Camps
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USSI Sports Camp - Summe
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Art and Nature Camp
Visit Abington Art Center and create art inspired by guided tours of the grounds by our professional artist. Our Camps are designed for kids who love to make art! This is a great opportunity to spend the time you need fine-tuning your skills and learning new ideas, techniques and processes. Our skilled instructors wiill teach painting, drawing,sculpture, printmaking, bookmaking and more. Limit 15 kids per session.

Location: Abington Art Center Pavilion
Ages: 7 to 12 years old
Date: Session I - August 3-7, 2015
  Session II - August 10-14, 2015
  Session III - August 17-21, 2015
  Session IV - August 24-28, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Per session $100 R/ $110 NR


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Babysitting Workshop -CLOSED
This certification course provides teens with the confidence and skills to care for youngsters. Prospective employers will be happy to hire babysitters who have acquired this official recognition. Upon completion of the course, you will receive an ARC Certification Card, an informational CD-ROM, as well as child care concepts. You must attend the entire course, pass the evaluations, and show the maturity to properly care for children. Please bring a lunch, snack, pen & notebook.

Location: Ardsley Community Center
Ages: 11 to 15 years old
Date: Saturday July 11, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Cost: $57 R / $65 NR

 

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British Soccer Camp
Challenger Sports British Soccer Camps

“Don’t forget that next week sees the start of the FIRST of THREE British Soccer Camps being held at Alverthorpe Park this summer!! Challenger Sport’s professional coaches from the UK are coming out to run a skill development camp in a fun soccer environment, and each day sees campers take part in the Camp World Cup. We have over 30 campers registered for each week, so don’t miss out on a great week of soccer – you can still register up until the first day of camp. Visit www.challengersports.com and enter your zip code on the homepage to find our camps. Any questions, call Ian Edwards at 443-844-3033 or e-mail iedwards@challengersports.com. Camp includes free soccer ball and t-shirt!


Must register at www.challengersports.com to claim free jersey!

We are pleased to welcome back Challenger Sports’ army of fully qualified British Soccer Coaches to Abington Township during the summer of 2015! Challenger Sports host the most popular soccer camps in the USA coaching more than 120,000 young soccer players every summer. Challenger Sports’ experienced soccer coaches have studied the game in great detail and have identified the key techniques, skills and tactics that all players need to work on in order to fulfil their true potential. Each day your child will learn about the cultural aspects of British Soccer, they will work on individual foot skills, technical and tactical practices, small-sided games, coached scrimmages and the Challenger Sports World Cup tournament. Complete with registration every child will receive a soccer ball, t-shirt, poster and evaluation. Register online at www.challengersports.com 45 days before your camp start date to receive a replica British Soccer jersey completely for free too!

There are three Session dates to choose from this summer:

Session Dates
Session I
July 13 - 17, 2015
Session II
August 3 - 7, 2015
Session III
August 17 - 21, 2015
First Kicks - Age 3
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM $95 R / $115 NR
Mini Soccer - Ages 4 to 5
10:30 AM - 12 NOON $110 R / $125 NR
Half Day - Ages 6 to 14

9:00 AM - 12:00 NOON
or
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

$155 R / $175 NR  
Full Day - Ages 8 to 14
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM $195 R / $225 NR (must bring sac lunch)
*Golden Goal Stricker and Goal Keeper Clinic - Ages 8 to 14
9:00 AM - 12 NOON $55 R / $65 NR
*The Golden Goal Striker and Goal Keeper Clinic is brand new for 2014 and offers players the opportunity to come back on Saturday morning to work on their Goal Keeping and/ or Striker skills and techniques to prepare them for the season ahead. Players that wish to register for this session MUST register for the half day or full day camp first. This is not available as a standalone session.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

All registrations must go through www.challengersports.com

 

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Miss D’s
Children In Motion Drama Camp - CLOSED

“Children in Motion” is an arts program for the young, ages 7-12. If you dream of acting on stage and creating sets, seeing your name in a playbill and your head shot in lights, then Miss “D” and CIM is just the program for you! You can bring a friend or meet new ones. This educationally fun filled program will keep your child up on reading, social, memory, and public speaking skills this summer!
The director, Denise Germont-Risser, AKA Miss “D”, has been a nationally acclaimed children’s recording artist, vocal performer of many genres and musicals, music teacher, drama and musical director, director of youth worship, and private guitar and voice coach for the last 20+ years.
This summer’s 2015 production of BIG BAD, by Alec Strum, is filled with comedic courtroom drama between the BIG BAD WOLF and Little Red and her Grandmother. The Evil Stepmother and Sweet Fairy Godmother will argue the case with Pigs, Woodcutter, The Boy who cried Wolf, and Miss Muffet (just to name a few), all starring as witnesses for the case.
The final “SHOW” will be performed by your shining stars on the gymnasium stage on the last day of the program. Families, friends, and the general public are welcome to attend.

Location: Ardsley Community Center
Ages: 7 to 12 years old
Date: Session I - June 22-26, 2015 - FULL
  Seesion II - August 10 -14, 2015* - FULL
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Cost: $170 R / $180 NR per session
*August SHOW! THE GINGERBREAD GIRL..We ALL know the story of the Gingerbread Man. This is a parody of the original filled with a host of characters who will provide comic relief throughout the entire show!
  Please pack a lunch, drink and snack. No skirts or flip-flops.


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Computer Explorers

INTRODUCTION TO FUN-GINEERING - NEW
The children will have fun and success as they build simple machines with LEGO pieces. Projects include a sailboat, a seesaw, a car and launcher, a cab and trailer and more. The children will learn the names of pieces, and also begin to learn about wheels and axles, levers and gears.
Location:
Ardsley Community Center
Ages:
4-6 yrs old
Date: August 3-5, 2015 (Mon - Wed)
Time: 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Cost: $75 R / $85 NR
AWESOME ROBOTICS - NEW
Extend your knowledge of Robotics as you build and program unique projects. Whether its a car, a Ferris wheel or crane, this camp will be fun, challenging and AWESOME! The final project will be your unique Robot based on everything you have learned an your imagination!
Location: Ardsley Community Center
Ages: 10 - 12 yrs old
Date: July 13 -17, 2015
Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cost: $142 R / $152 NR
CREATE YOUR OWN VIDEO GAME
Children ages 8-10 will have fun and success working with 1-2 teammates as they creatively design, build and edit their very own video games from scratch. What action will take place? What are the objectives and outcomes? Design the action and the characters. The children will feel a sense of power as the characters do what they want them to do.
Location:
Ardsley Community Center
Ages:
8 - 10 yrs old
Date: June 22 - 26, 2015
Time: 9:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Cost: $142 R / $152 NR

 

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Frisbee Flying Fun Camp - CLOSED
Frisbee Flying Fun Camp introduces boys and girls to an array of skills and games related to Frisbee. Campers will learn a variety of ways to throw the Frisbee and also improve their catching skills. The sports of ultimate Frisbee, Frisbee golf, flutter guts, and other Frisbee games will provide the opportunity for campers to enjoy themselves as they learn these new games and activities. Instruction is provided by the Philadelphia Ultimate Camp, the area’s premier camp for Frisbee instruction (www.UltimateCamp.com). The student to teacher ratio is 5:1. Frisbee Flying Fun Campers will receive an official 175 gram Frisbee.

Location: Alverthorpe Park
Ages: 7 to 14 years old
Date: July 6 - 10, 2015 - FULL
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cost: $99 R / $109 NR


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GEO VENTURES

SPY TRAINING
Are you the world’s next Super Spy? After assuming your new secret identity and being debriefed, your spy training will begin. It will include becoming an expert in the art of disguise, code-breaking, surveillance, stealth and leaving no trace. As a team, you and the other cadets will solve high-level crimes, navigate challenging obstacle courses and try to discover the double-agent. After training, you’ll be ready to take on the world’s worst bad guys. Each day will include hands-on activities, discussion and a team activity. Bring a water bottle and a healthy snack. Wear comfortable shows and dress for activity and the weather.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Bikehouse
Ages:
7 to 11 years old
Date: July 27-31, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $115 R / $125 NR
WILDERNESS GAMES
The Wilderness Games are about to begin and you have been chosen as the tribute to represent your District. In preparation, we’ll teach you to move stealthily through the forest, build natural shelters, camouflage yourself, navigate the outdoors, track one another and pack essential gear among many other skills. If you enjoyed The Hunger Games series then you will definitely enjoy this camp! Bring a water bottle and a healthy snack. Wear comfortable shoes and dress for activity and the weather.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Bikehouse
Ages:
10 to 14 years old
Date: June 22-26, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $117 R / $127 NR
NATURE SUPERHEROES CAMP - NEW
Become of superhero of epic proportions! Design your own superhero character, complete with an origin story, secret identity, and super powers. Explore superhero qualities through themed crafts, puzzles, and outdoor games. Supercharge your powers through obstacle courses and learn from the hero’s from comic books, action movies, and everyday heroes within our community. Bring a water bottle and a healthy snack; wear comfortable shoes and dress for activity and the weather.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Bikehouse
Ages:
6 to 10 years old
Date: July 6-10, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $115 R / $125 NR


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James Fox Basketball
The James Fox Summer Basketball Program will be offered to children in grades 3 through 12. The information will be posted on Abington Parks & Recreation’s website: www.abington.org/parksrec or you can contact the Parks & Recreation office at 215-576-5213. Registrants will be contacted by the coach with the date of the first game. Games are scheduled monthly so check our website

Location: Alverthorpe Park
Ages: 8 to 18 years old
Date: Begins Summer 2015
Cost: $75 R / $85 NR


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L3 Tennis Program
For the fifth year in a row, L3 Tennis instructors will be teaching Beginner and Intermediate Tennis for kids! It is a great foundation for kids to learn:
-Hand-eye coordination, strokes, movement drills, and games will be learned while having fun!
-Developmental Training: Basic skills (forehand, backhand, volley, serve and scoring) are reinforced while players are learning to compete. Students will learn to hit the ball with consistency, allowing them to really start enjoying the game.
Learn the fundamentals of the sport, including forehand, backhand, serve & volley, as well as basic offensive & defensive strategy. Instruction will be provided for Beginner & Intermediate players, as well as middle & high school team players.

Location: Alverthorpe Park
Ages: 5 to 14 years old
Time: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
Date: Session I: - June 22-26, 2015
Session II: - July 6-10, 2015
Session III: - July 20-24, 2015
  Session IV: - August 17-21, 2015
Cost: $95 R / $110 NR per Session per Participant


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Mad Science

EUREKA! THE YOUNG INVENTORS CAMP - NEW
This is a camp designed by you—the Inventor! Each day you’ll be given a series of challenges which must be overcome using basic materials, simple machines, tips from world famous inventors and the most important thing of all – your imagination! With a little bit of ingenuity you’ll construct catapults and forts, fabricate a winning Egg Drop design, and assemble a working light saber to take home. Thomas Edison said invention is 10% inspiration and 90% perspiration, but this camp is 100% fun!
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Bikehouse
Ages:
6 to 12 year olds
Date: July 20-24, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $167 R/ $177 NR
RED-HOT ROBOTS! - NEW
Spend this Summer playing with our super cool Red-Hot Robots! Discover the world of robots as we investigate the differences between humans and their robotic counterparts - Campers will learn how robots use infrared and other sensors to discover their environment. Invent your own robot designs using recycled materials. Finally - We use your hands-on skills to build your very own working Robot to Take Home to “LIVE” with You!
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Bikehouse
Ages:
6 to 12 year olds
Date: August 3-7 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $192 R / $202 NR
MAD MACHINES & ROCKIN’ ROCKETS!
Join us for a fun-filled week of science experiments and cool projects. This journey will include many different machines, simple & complex, that we use in our daily lives. Campers will have fun building their very own mini-sonic race car, They will also get a chance to investigate the basics of geology and the wonders of nature with Earthquake’s – Volcanoes & more. All students will witness a thrilling outdoor rocket launch!! Lastly, children will enjoy taking household items and mixing them up and investigate chemical change. Come get Rockin’ this Summer!
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Bikehouse
Ages:
5 to 12 years old
Date: July 13 - 17, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $167 R / $177 NR


Playful Chef
All children ages 6 to 12 are welcome to come play and learn with the Playful Chef. This will be a week filled with cooking a desert and an entree, as well as making a cooking related craft each day. All the food and supplies for the week included. Please see the website for more details about menu items. We can accommodate for most food allergies.
www.theplayfulchef.com

Location: Ardsley Community Center - FULL
Ages: 6 to 12
Date: July 20-24, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM-11:30 AM
Cost: $90.00 R/ $100.00 NR


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PonyShare

HALF-DAY HORSE CAMP
Does your child want more time in the saddle? Then PonyShare’s Half-Day Horse Camp is it! Children will spend between 60-90 minutes per day in the saddle and participate in various activities including games, sports, and hands-on horse related activities on a rotational basis. We will be able to concentrate on establishing basic riding skills on larger ponies.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Picnic Pavilion (Entrance on Fox Chase Road)
Ages:
9 to 14 years old
Date: July 13 - 16, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Cost: $300 R / $310 NR
PETITE EQUESTRIAN PROGRAM
The PEP participants will learn safety on and around the ponies, grooming techniques, basic riding skills, and other primary horsemanship skills. While this is not a Horseback Riding lesson, per se, the program includes an exciting riding component where each child will ride during each lesson and learn how to properly mount, dismount, hold the reins and control the pony at the walk and a few steps of trot. Lessons aim to help develop confidence and motor-coordination skills while providing a supportive, fun, non-threatening environment. This is a participatory program for parents who so desire, and one may be asked occasionally to lend a hand. This program is the perfect preparation for private or semi-private lessons or any eager young aspiring Equestrian!
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Picnic Pavilion - A parent or legal guardian must be present
Ages:
3* to 6 years old
Date: July 6 - 9, 2015
Time: 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Cost: $190 R / $200 NR per Session
PONY GROOMING & RIDING PROGRAM
This unique program provides an exciting and inexpensive hands on introduction to the wonderful world of equines in a fun-filled and non-threatening atmosphere. After reviewing safety rules, material previously covered and learning new subject matter each small group works closely under the tutelage of a qualified and motivated counselor to learn horsemanship subject matters such as: Safety on and around horses, Basic Anatomy, Grooming, Equine Senses & Body Language, Riding Styles, and more! Groups are paired by size with a pony or cob and will get to ride or drive their charge during each session. This program enhances team work and self-esteem while helping develop a genuine appreciation and respect for the animals. Course materials are provided.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park Picnic Pavilion (Entrance on Fox Chase Road)
Ages:
7 to 13 years old
Date: July 6 - 9, 2015
Time: 10:45 AM to 12:45 NOON
Cost: $225 R / $235 NR per Session

Participants should bring with them a bike (or riding) helmet and wear sturdy shoes or boots.

Need more information? Visit their website
www.ponyshare.com

*In case of inclement weather PonyShare will make up time that Friday. If Friday is rained out, PonySHare will provide partial credit to participants.


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Potteryworks

SUMMER POTTERY CLASS
This summer, come join us for a week working with pottery! Each day, campers will spend the first half of the day working with real clay. They will use hand building and glazing techniques to build a new project each day. The second half of the day will be focused on modeling clay. There will be specific techniques taught to help the campers make detailed charms of their favorite figurines, food, and activities to add to a charm bracelet. They will be able to take these charms home each day. This camp is for all abilities and all materials are food safe and toxic free. For additional information go to www.potteryworksmobile.com

Please bring a small snack and drink.
Location:
Ardsley Community Center
Ages:
5 and up
Date: Session I - August 10-14, 2015
  Session II - August 17-21, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $170 R / $180 NR


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Shining Knights Chess Camp
Spend a week playing and learning about chess from the Silver Knights chess coaches! Our coaches are highly-rated professional chess instructors. We have taught tens of thousands of children, including the 2008 national champions for first and second grade and the 2009 national kindergarten champion. Campers are broken up into groups by skill level, so we accept anyone from total beginners up through experienced and highly-rated tournament players. Each camper receives a T-shirt and a tournament-style chess set. Activities include learning openings, tactics, endgames, studying master games, playing games against fellow students, and analyzing the students’ games. Campers will take periodic breaks for snacks and fresh air, and full-day campers have lunch and recess from 12:00 to 1:00 PM.

Location: Ardsley Community Center
Ages: 4 to 14 years old
Date: August 17-21, 2015
Time: Full Day - 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  Morning Only - 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
  Afternoon Only - 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Full Day $310 R / $320 NR
Half Day $185 R / $195 NR
Please note Session Dates and AM or PM if signing up for 1/2 days

Shining Knights Chess Club
Learn to play chess! Students of this program have competed in local, state, and national tournaments, placing as high as 10th in the nation. Class time is evenly split between lesson and play. Lesson topics range from learning the rules to advanced tournament strategies. During play time students are paired with opponents of similar skill levels for practice games.

Location: Ardsley Community Center
Ages: 4 to 14 years old
Date: Thursdays, April 9- May 28, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Cost: $100 R / $110 NR


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Skateboarding Camp
Learn to skate from the experts at Philadelphia Skateboard Academy this year at the Patrick Kerr Skate Park!
They specialize in all forms of skateboarding such as Freestyle, Street, Park and Bowl riding! Understand the physics that is happening during a trick, how safety gear works, skate park etiquette and proper warm up techniques. Meet a lot of new friends, learn some cool new tricks and most of all have a lot of fun this summer with the areas premier skateboard school, Philadelphia Skateboard Academy!
Space is limited so book your spot for the summer now!

Location: Patrick Kerr Skate Park (in Roslyn Park)
Ages: 7 to 12 years old
Date: Session I: June 22-26, 2015
  Session II: July 6-10, 2015
  Session III: July 20-24, 2015
  Session IV: August 3-7, 2015
Session V: August 17-21, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Cost: $85 R / $95 NR

 

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Spring Fun Tennis
A great 6 week outdoor Tennis Clinic for all level players, including beginners! Instruction for kids ages 6-16 in both basics and drills designed to learn to play tennis or improve their game, while having lots of fun! Organized games and match play, singles and doubles play! Taught by the tennis professionals from L3 Tennis. Includes organized games & match play (singles & doubles!), a T-shirt, and USTA membership.

Location: Alverthorpe Park Tennis Courts
Ages: 6 to 16 years old
Date: Saturdays, April 11 - May 16, 2015
Time: Class 1: 9:00 AM to 10:30 AM
  Class 2: 10:30 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $100 R / $115 NR


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Storybook Theater 1 mile Fun Walk
Storybook Musical Theatre, a professional theatre for young audiences, is hosting a 1-mile Fun Walk for children. Come experience a fairytale adventure!! Childr en (accompanied by an adult) will walk through Alverthorpe Park, with a special passport, to meet some of their favorite fairy tale characters along the way. The characters they meet will stamp their passport and each child completing a passport will receive a free admission to a performance of Storybook’s production of Pinocchio in July. Everyone will receive a T-shirt. Giveaway items and refreshments will be available. Don’t forget the stroller for the little adventurers.
Please designate size of T-shirt when registering: Child M or L, Adult L or XL.
Learn more about Storybook Musical Theatre at: www.storybookmusical.org

Location: Alverthorpe Park Pre-school Pavilion
Date: Saturday, June 27, 2015 (Rain Date: Sunday, June 28)
Time: Check-in for registered participants begins at 10:15 AM
  Walk will begin at 10:45AM
Cost:  Children 2 and under are free
  1 adult with 1 child (3 & older): $22.00 R/ $27.00 NR
  Additional adult or child (3 & older) $17.00R/$22.00 NR


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Summer Youth Lacrosse Camp
A one-of-a kind summer camp where athletes of all experience levels learn and improve basic skills for lacrosse using the innovative STAT-DAT™ app! Each day focuses on developing fundamental skills with our specially trained counselors analyzing and tracking each camper’s individual performance to help him or her improve faster throughout the course of the camp. A full drill library developed by top coaches lets campers bring the fun home after camp is over and keep working to get better. Parents also get their own STAT-DAT™ portal for an in-depth look at what your child does each day and how you can help them succeed! Healthy boxed lunch options are provided to all campers as part of the camp fee. Come join us and have fun with STAT-DAT™ , helping your child become a better lacrosse player!

Location: Alverthorpe Park
Ages: 9 to 14
Date: August 10-14, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM
Cost: $250.00 R/ $260.00 NR


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Summer Playground Program
This program is open to Abington Township children ages 6-12. The program will be offered at two locations (Penbryn and Crestmont Parks). Activities will include sports, arts & crafts, games, special events, and field trips. There is no program at each site on days when a field trip is scheduled. Each site will operate from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday. Supervision will NOT be available for early drop-offs or late pick-ups. Abington Township Residents may begin registration in person at the Bureau of Parks & Recreation’s main office in Alverthorpe Manor starting on Tuesday, April 21st, at 5:00 p.m. Non-Residents may begin registration on May 5th.
Only one family registration per person.

Location: Penbryn - FULL or Crestmont Park - FULL
Ages: 6 to 12 years old
Date: June 22 - July 31, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Cost: $350 R / $450 NR


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USA 123 Tennis Program
This is a program for boys and girls ages 10 to 16 whose main interest is tennis. The program is offered Monday through Friday for one hour each day. The program begins June 22nd and ends July 31st. Instruction will be held at Abington Junior High School.

Location: Abington Junior High School
Ages: 10 to 16 years old
Date: June 22 - July 31, 2015
Time: Beginner/Intermediate 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  Intermediate/Advanced 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cost: $55 R / $83 NR


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USSI SPORTS CAMPS - Spring
The US Sports Institute Sports Squirts Program introduces children ages 3 to 5 to a variety of sports such as Soccer, T-Ball, Basketball, Lacrosse and Hockey, all taking place in a safe structured environment ensuring learning is taking place. Activities are designed to evoke a child’s imagination in which they can Find Nemo, send Shrek into a spin or capture jellyfish with Sponge Bob Square Pants. All activities promote hand-eye coordination, movement and balance,and most importantly fun, fun, fun!

T-BALL
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
3-5 yrs
Date: April 18 - June 13, 2015 - SATURDAYS
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Cost: $149 R / $159 NR
MULTI SPORTS - FULL
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
3-5 yrs
Date: April 18 - June 13, 2015 - SATURDAYS
Time: 2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
Cost: $149 R / $159 NR
SOCCER
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
3-5 yrs
Date: April 18 - June 13, 2015 - SATURDAYS
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost: $149 R / $159 NR
NO CLASSES ON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND 5/23

USSI SPORTS CAMPS - Summer

FIRST PLAY LACROSSE CLINIC
Have great fun learning this exhilarating game. The USSI Lacrosse clinic is open to players of all ability and no previous Lacrosse experience is necessary, Players can experience stick handling, passing, scooping, dodging, shooting and many more fundamental techniques and skills. Players will be grouped by age, playing ability and experience level.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
6 to 14 years old
Date: July 13-17, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
Cost: $165 R / $175 NR
FIRST PLAY GOLF CLINIC
Using a revolutionary new system, the USSI golf camp is the ideal way to introduce youngsters to the game of Golf. Children will learn all the basic golf techniques such as the swing, grip and ball striking using unique and fun training methods as well as doing team challenges and playing in our US Open Competition.
Children will experience greater success using the larger balls and club heads which allows them to strike the ball more consistently and increase their confidence which will encourage them to continue to enjoy of the game of Golf!
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
4 to 5 years old*
5 to 7 years old
7 to 10 years old
Date: July 13-17, 2015
Time: 3:30 - 4:15 (4-5 y.o.)*
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM (5-7 y.o)
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (7-10 y.o)
Cost: $89 R/ $99 NR* (4-5 y.o.) $109 R / $119 NR
FIRST PLAY BASKETBALL CLINIC
US Sports Institute’s First Play Basketball is ideal for children who want to develop their skills in a relaxed and fun environment. The focus of USSI’s First Play Basketball is to improve technique and knowledge through a series of fun basketball challenges and drills.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
6 to 14 years old
Date: August 3-7, 2015
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 NOON
Cost: $165 R / $175 NR
SPORTS SQUIRTS
The US Sports Institute Sports Squirts Program introduces children ages 3 to 5 to a variety of sports such as Soccer, T-Ball, Basketball, Lacrosse and Hockey, all taking place in a safe structured environment ensuring learning is taking place. Activities are designed to evoke a child’s imagination in which they can Find Nemo, send Shrek into a spin or capture jellyfish with Sponge Bob Square Pants. All activities promote hand-eye coordination, movement and balance, and most importantly fun, fun, fun!
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
3 to 5 years olds
Date: Session I - June 22-26, 2015
  Session II - July 6 - 10, 2015
  Session III - July 27- July 31, 2015
Time: 4:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Cost: $89 R / $99 NR per Session and Class
MULTI SPORTS CAMP
Experience over 15 different sports from around the world with the US Sports Institute. All activities will take place in an atmosphere which promotes good sportsmanship, teamwork, and most of all fun! Campers will receive technical instruction in each sport then experience the sport in a realistic game situation as well as participating in the exciting USSI World Cup Competition. This is the only sports camp truly dedicated to children of all sporting abilities.
Location:
Alverthorpe Park
Ages:
5 to 12 years
Date: Session I June 22-26, 2015
  Session II July 6-10, 2015
  Session III July 27 - July 31, 2015
Time: Half Day MORNINGS 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM
  Half Day AFTERNOONS 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  Full Day 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Cost: Half Day MORNINGS $159 R / $169 NR
  Half Day AFTERNOONS $109 R / $119 NR
  Full Day $189 R / $199 NR

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WATCH FOR OUR FALL/WINTER PROGRAMS:

Aikido at Ardsley
Little Ninjas
Silver Knights Chess Club
Children In Motion
2016 Winter Recreation Program - Basketball
2016 Winter Recreation Program - Hockey


Interested in more programs Abington Township has to offer our youth?  Check out PAL! 

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