This program includes tumbling, balance beam, uneven bars and vault for girls and boys ages 4-14. Classes are held at the Irondale High School Gymnastic Gym on Saturday mornings.
Ice Skating Lessons
Returning winter of 2019. This instructional ice skating class is for youth ages 5-8. Kids will meet at the outdoor rink at Freedom Park and have the opportunity to learn forward and backward skating, stops and starts, crossovers, spins, swizzles and glides. Classes are filled with fun games and allow kids to learn at their own pace. Lessons will be posted in December!
The class features American Tae-Kwon Do for boys and girls ages 7 years and up. The program is designed to teach children self-defense, safety awareness and teamwork. Classes are held at the New Brighton Community Center on Monday evenings.
Little Tigers Martial Arts
This is an exciting class for children ages 3-6 years old. Kids will learn basic self-defense and martial arts skills through basic kicks, punches and strikes. Classes are held at the New Brighton Community Center on Monday evenings.
Skyhawks Youth Sports Camps
Skyhawks Minnesota has been offering safe, skill-based and fun sports camps in local communities since 1999. Full of interaction and excitement, Skyhawks’ Camps provide great fun for everyone; where children learn new sport skills and life skills. For further details on Skyhawks, please view their website at www.skyhawks.com/minnesota.
Skyhawks Mini-Hawk Sports Camp
Not sure which sport to choose? Now you don’t have to! Spend a week playing, learning, and exploring the essential skills involved in soccer, basketball, and baseball with Skyhawks Mini-Hawk Camp. This program is developed to give children a positive first step into athletics as they explore balance, movement, hand-eye coordination, and skill development all while learning essential life skills such as teamwork, respect, and sportsmanship.
Skyhawks Basketball Camp
Spend your week at this unforgettable camp learning skills to be a great basketball player both on and off the court. Skyhawks Basketball Camps use a progressive curriculum that focuses on the whole player, allowing young athletes to develop good habits while having a blast and making new friends. Learn skills such as respect, teamwork, and responsibility while shooting, dribbling, passing, and practicing the “skill of the day” in games and drills.
Skyhawks Flag Football Camp
Skyhawks Flag Football is a week-long program for your young athletes who want a complete introduction to America’s Game or for those who simply want to brush up on their skills in preparation for league play. Through our “skill of the day,” campers will learn skills on both sides of the ball, including the core components of passing, catching, and de-flagging or defensive positioning- all presented in a fund and positive environment. The week ends with eh Skyhawks Sports Bowl, giving participants a chance to showcase their skills on the gridiron!
Skyhawks Soccer Camp
Looking for a way to get ready for fall soccer leagues? Spend the week with Skyhawks! Skyhawks Soccer Camp will give young soccer players a week of focus on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control, allowing them to gain the technical skills and sport knowledge to take play to the next level- whether they are just beginning or refining their skills for game play. While making friends and playing games, players will focus on life skills such as teamwork, sportsmanship, responsibility, and respect.
Soccer Skill-Builder Lessons and Private Lessons
Private Soccer Lessons with Coach Kelli
New Brighton offers personal instruction for players ages 8 and older who want to refine soccer skills or enter a more competitive level of play. Lesson times are pre-arranged to fit your schedule as well as instructor and field availability. Kelli Reasoner holds a degree in Exercise Science and coaching license from the United States Soccer Federation (USSF- soccer governing body for the United States). She has played college soccer, semi-professionally in the USA and professionally overseas. The progressive session includes foot skills, agility, speed, endurance, skills training, homework, and progress reports. Please contact Maria with questions and to schedule/register: email@example.com or 651-638-2136.
Preschool and Beginner Soccer Skill-Builder Lessons (Ages 3-7)
A great introduction to the fun and exciting game of soccer! Youth ages 3-7 will develop coordination using large muscles and learn basic soccer skills, rules and strategies. This is a great camp for those just learning to play soccer or that need another season of skill development before registering for in-house leagues.
Intermediate and Advanced Soccer Skill-Builder Lessons (Ages 7-14)
Experienced soccer players will work to enhance their overall fitness and coordination through drills, game play, and conditioning. Youth ages 7-14 will have a great opportunity to sharpen soccer skills and review soccer rules and strategies, while making new friends and having fun. Participants will be divided according to age and ability on the first day. Open to all skill levels.
Soccer leagues are run in both the summer and fall- see program information and registration for dates and deadlines. Boys and girls ages 4 through grade 6 will learn basic soccer skills, game play, teamwork, sportsmanship and more in this recreational soccer league. Games are played in partnership with surrounding cities: Arden Hills, Shoreview, Mounds View, Roseville and Fridley. Practices and games are held at various fields in New Brighton and surrounding cities. Registration fee for both fall and spring includes team appropriate t-shirt. Volunteer coaches are needed. Please contact Maria if interested or with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org or 651-638-2136.
Summer Playground Program
Join us for fun in your neighborhood park when we return summer 2018. Supervised and structured outdoor activities focus on fun, physical fitness and socialization. Themed activities keep kids physically active and creative. Please note, this is a drop-in program and kids can come and go as they please. Parents/guardians are encouraged to set boundaries and communicate limits with their children before they attend the program. There will be no staff available to supervise participants before or after program hours. Participants must be 6 years of age by the first day of the program.
T-Ball and Coaches Pitch League
T-Ball and Coaches Pitch leagues are run in the summer- see program information and registration for dates and deadlines. New Brighton Parks & Recreation T-Ball and Baseball programs are designed for girls and boys ages 4 through grade 3 to learn basic baseball or softball skills, as well as teamwork, good sportsmanship and more. The Mini-Sluggers league is a learning based league designed to teach t-ball skills progressing to using a pitching machine. The Lil’ Sluggers and Sluggers league are transitional leagues from t-ball to baseball and will include use of both the pitching machine and coaches pitch. All leagues participate with our partner cities of Arden Hills, Mounds View and Shoreview. Practices and games are held at various fields in New Brighton and surrounding cities. Registration fee includes t-shirt and cap. Games are umpired by coaches. Volunteer coaches are needed. Contact Maria with interest or questions at email@example.com or 651-638-2136.
T-Ball Round Up Lessons
Play ball! Boys and girls entering kindergarten will have fun while practicing basic baseball skills such as batting, catching, throwing and running bases. This is a great introductory course to those wanting to try baseball or softball in the future!
The USTA Quick Start tennis lessons will get kids on the court and playing fast. Special tennis balls are used to slow down play for the beginners. Lessons are offered at nearby City of New Brighton outdoor courts for three different levels. Kids ages 4 years and up can participate in beginner through advanced lessons. Lessons are held in the spring, summer, and fall.
Ages 12 through Adult
If you have always wanted to play the guitar, here is your chance. Learn to play chords, basic music notation, how to tune your guitar and play easy songs with simple to follow instruction. This class is designed for teens and adults who have little or no experience playing the guitar. Participants are required to bring their own guitars (electric or acoustic) or they can request to borrow one from the instructor. Class is not designed for bass guitar. Instructor, Michael May, has been teaching and performing and studying the guitar for over 30 years. He is a graduate of Wayne State University in Detroit with a B.A. in Music. Classes run for 5 weeks. Min. 6 Max. 12