2015 Spring/Summer Activity Guide

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2015 Spring/Summer West Fargo Park District Activity Guide

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Posted February 27, 2015 3:17pm

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Adaptive Recreation – Camp A Day

The Camp-A-Day Adaptive Recreation Program is for youth with developmental disabilities. Camp-A-Day will provide children with daily recreational and educational activities including swimming, crafts and field trips. The Park District provides transportation for the field trips, however it is the parent’s responsibility to arrange transportation to and from Camp-A-Day. Participants must be able to complete personal cares independently. All participants must complete the application for Special Needs Programs prior to attending camp.

Special Needs Program Application

This program is not available for online registration.

This class is offered in the summer.

Baseball – Minors

The Minor Baseball League is for boys in 3rd and 4th Grade. This league is focused on fun, participation and skill development. A single elimination tournament (seeded randomly) will be played at the end of the season.

Read more information about Baseball and Girls Softball.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed by May 22.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

Registration

Minor Baseball is offered in the summer.

If you would like to coach, please let us know on the registration form.

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NOTE : Please Do Not Register Online if Carpooling – click here for more information.

 

Baseball – Parent/Tot T-Ball

This program is offered in the summer and is for 4 year old boys and girls who want to have fun and learn the basic skills such as throwing and batting. Parents will work hands on with their child while being lead by a qualified instructor. Youth must be 4 years old prior to July 16, 2015, no exceptions.

Register youth according to elementary school they plan to attend once they are in 1st grade.

Read more information about Baseball and Girls Softball.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed by May 22nd.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

Registration

Register youth by elementary school they plan to attend once they are in 1st grade.

If you would like to coach, please let us know on the registration form.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.
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NOTE : Please Do Not Register Online if Carpooling – click here for more information.

Baseball – Rookies

Rookies Baseball is for boys and girls. In this league a soft baseball will be pitched to players. The focus of this league is on fun and skill development. No final tournament will be played.

Read more information about Baseball and Girls Softball.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed the end by May 22nd.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

Registration

Elmwood Rookies is offered in the summer.

If you would like to coach, please let us know on the registration form.

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Baseball – Tball

This beginner league for boys and girls focuses on participation, skills and fun. Day-Time T-Ball is coached by West Fargo Park District staff. If you would like to volunteer coach for Evening T-Ball, please let us know on the registration form.

Register youth by elementary school they plan to attend once they are in 1st grade.

Read more information about Baseball and Girls Softball.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed by May 22nd.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

Registration

Register youth by elementary school they plan to attend once they are in 1st grade.

Evening T-Ball and Daytime T-ball are offered in the summer.

If you would like to coach, please let us know on the registration form.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.
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NOTE : Please Do Not Register Online if Carpooling – click here for more information.

Basketball For Beginners

Participants will learn the basic rules and techniques of basketball while having fun. Youth will learn teamwork, how to dribble, shoot and pass. They will also work on hand-eye coordination and motor skill development. This activity is held in the Veterans Memorial Arena Community Room. This program includes a free t-shirt.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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BB Gun League

This program is an introduction to BB gun shooting and basic gun safety skills. Each class will consist of team competition and a marksmanship/gun safety quiz. Each participant will require an adult to assist with loading and aiming the BB guns. Several adult volunteer leaders will also be required to organize their teams. Each adult and child will receive instruction at the first meeting. All required equipment and materials including BB gun, ammunition and eye protection are provided. For the safety of all involved, any student that demonstrates inappropriate or disruptive behavior will be removed from class immediately.

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Bone Builders

RSVP Bone Builders Exercise Program for Adults

RSVP+ ND invites you to take part in Bone Builders, a FREE exercise program that strives to work against the negative effects of osteoporosis. By doing some simple weight training individuals can protect themselves from osteoporosis related fractures by increasing muscle strength and bone density. Ongoing classes will meet twice weekly at locations in your area. Benefits of the program are improved balance, increased energy and mobility and increased bone density.

For questions or to register, please call Teresa Huff, RSVP+ Coordinator at 701-231-9753 (please note phone number correction) or email teresa.huff@ndsu.edu.

Two classes are held at the Veterans Memorial Arena, 1201 7th Ave E, West Fargo. Class times are offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:45-9:45am and 10:00-11:00am all year around.

Cartooning with Steve Stark

Learn to create and draw cartoon characters! Steve Stark, area artist, will teach step-by-step methods on how to draw from head to toe and more. Participants will learn tips on how to draw people, animals and super heroes. Supplies will be provided. Each day something new will be taught!

Cartooning classes are offered in the spring and summer.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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Clay Class – Beginners

Carrie Savageau, local artist and art teacher, will share her passion for clay art. Create pottery pieces by using hand building techniques such as the coil and slab methods. Finished projects will be ready for participants four weeks after each class.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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Clay for Two

Carrie Savageau, local artist and art teacher, will share her passion for clay art. This class is for one adult and one youth, each will be creating pottery pieces. Finished projects will be ready for participants four weeks after each class.

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Crafty Kids Art Class

Youth will make a variety of projects using various mediums of art including many types of paints, chalks and modge podge. Craft items will be made of wood, paper and various materials.  Each week will incorporate nature, summer fun and other themes. Kids will be able to take home art projects each week!

This class is offered in the summer.

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Cross Country Skiing

Cross country skiing trails are groomed during winter months when snow conditions are favorable.

North Elmwood Park, 500 13th Ave W – 1/2 mile trail
South Elmwood Park, 535 13th Ave W – 1 mile trail
Rendezvous Park, 1055 32nd Ave W – 1.2 mile trail

Dance Sampler

This 6-week program is for youth who would like to learn the basics of jazz, ballet, hip hop and drill/kick. Qualified dance instructors from Halftime by Sheri will lead this fun and introductory class. Dress in shorts, tank top and tights. Dance shoes are commended but are not required. No previous dance experience needed. Bring a water bottle. This activity is held in the Veterans Memorial Arena Community Room.

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Experimenting is Fun Camp

Learn about science, healthy eating and how money matters! Youth will experiment with science activities like illusions, magnetism, air pressure and more. Each day kids will make and eat healthy snacks while learning about nutrition and how to operate kitchen gadgets. In today’s world, learning the value of a dollar and how to develop a budget can be important if you want to buy a favorite toy or item. Kids will participate in fun activities on spending and saving money.

This class is offered in the summer.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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Farmers Market

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Farmers’ Market & Beyond

Opening Thursday, July 9th!
Mondays and Thursdays
July 9th to October 1st
3:30pm-6:30pm
South Elmwood Parking Lot
500 13th Ave W

The Farmers’ Market & Beyond was established in 2007 by the West Fargo Park District. The market provides local growers and food, art and craft artisans an opportunity to display and sell items to the public.

The focus of the market is to provide local growers with the opportunity to bring fresh produce, flowers, bulbs, jams, jellies, dairy products, meats, herbs and berries directly to the public. The Farmer’s Market & Beyond provides an opportunity to sell these unique, local goods.

Fresh Produce

We are actively seeking farmers and growers of fresh, local produce to join our farmers market anytime throughout the season.

Prepared or Processed Food

Food prepared or processed for resale in the State of North Dakota at the Farmers’ Market must comply with the North Dakota State University Food Safety Booklet.

Arts & Crafts

Items sold at the market must be made by the applicant. No imports or reselling is allowed.

Home-based Businesses

New! All home-based businesses are welcome. Please contact Kim Wangler at 433-5360 to reserve your days and times.

Food Vendors

If you would like to be a market food vendor, please contact us. This is a great fundraising opportunity for service groups in our area.

Booth Fee

Vendors are required to pay a booth fee each day they attend the market. These fees help cover the cost of advertising and other expenses. The fee is $15 per days. No power is available but generators are acceptable.

Non-Profit Organizations

Groups that focus on health, wellness, fitness and nutrition are always welcome to set up booths at no charge to help educate public on healthy lifestyles and promoting healthy communities.

For more information contact the West Fargo Park District at 701-433-5360.

Farmers Market Vendor Letter
2015 Farmers Market & Beyond Application
Farmers’ Market Vendors Wanted Poster

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Please take the time to complete the Farmers’ Market and Beyond Survey.
Click on link below: Farmers’ Market Survey

The West Fargo Park District is a proud member of the North Dakota Farmer Markets and Growers Association, Inc.

 

Flag Football

Registration Deadline is July 10th.

Flag Football league is a recreational, non-competitive league designed for the participant to have fun and learn the basic skills of flag football.

  • All players need a mouthguard.
  • Football spikes are recommended.
  • Please request shirt size on registration form. Jerseys will be handed out at the first game
  • Please include school attending in 2015-2016 school year on registration form.
  • Practices will be held on Monday or Tuesday or Thursday evenings at 5:30pm or 6:45pm, according to schedule. Games will be played on Saturdays beginning September 12 (Additional games might be added on Tuesday and Thursday evenings).
  • Team schedules will be emailed and posted online at wfparks.org by August 11.
  • Teams will be limited to 14 players per team. Space is limited so be sure to register early!
  • Carpooling: For carpooling purposes you may request to play with two other individuals, however these two individuals must be in the same level and school as your child. These registrations must be mailed together or turned into the office at the same time. To help prevent errors in this process we encourage participants not to use online registration if making carpool requests. This procedure only applies to registrations received by the registration deadline.
  • Volunteer coaches are needed! We would not be able to offer this program without the help of volunteer coaches. Please indicate on registration form if you are interested in being a coach.
  • Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for most current updates.

Registration

Flag Football begins Tuesday, August 18th.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.
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NOTE : Please Do Not Register Online if Carpoolingclick here for more information.

Funky Junk Art

Use your creativity and make funky works of art with a variety of kid safe items. Youth will complete at least 4 art projects which may include 3-D projects, wall art and more. Youth will be encouraged to work with wood, paints and several recyclable items.

This class is offered in the summer.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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Ice Skating Lessons

Ice skating lessons are open to ages 3 and older. If your child is new to skating and is planning on playing hockey for the 2015-2016 season, it is highly recommended to take these skating lessons. Skaters will work on balance, edge work, forward and backward skating and many other skating skills Skate rental is not available.

Adult/Tots
If skater needs assistance, is unable to get across ice alone, or falls often this level is recommended. Instruction includes getting up from a fall, marching in place, forward marching and beginning stops.

Level 1
If the skater can make it across the rink by him or herself without assistance. Skaters will learn skating and gliding forward, stopping, two-foot hops, and bubbles, as well as an intro to backward skating and gliding.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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Jewelry Making

This class will teach girls and boys the skills needed to make their own jewelry. Youth will have fun making necklaces, bracelets, earrings and more while using trendy beads, strings, fabrics, and other materials.

This class is offered in the summer.

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Junior Air Pistol

This program is an introduction to shooting sports. The primary course objectives include instruction of safe air gun handling practices, sight alignment, trigger control, and an introduction to international style shooting events. Participants must be accompanied by a responsible adult. For the safety of all participants, adults, and coaches, any student that demonstrates inappropriate or disruptive behavior will be removed from class immediately. All required equipment and materials, including air pistols, supporting stands, pellets, targets, and eye protection are provided.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.

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2015 ND Game and Fish Hunters Education Classes
Classes will be held May through September at the Red River Regional Marksmanship Center.
For more Information, log onto www.gf.nd.gov/education/hunter-education

 

 

Kinder School Creative Time

This program is for boys and girls 3 to 5 years old that have not yet entered kindergarten. This program targets personal growth, creativity, and imaginative thinking. Youth participate in arts, crafts, story time, and other activities. Children may register for both sessions. Parents need to pick their children up on time.

This class is offered in the summer.

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Lego Time

Each child will build their own Lego project and then play with others with their new creations. Lego projects will not be taken home as they will be used by youth throughout the year.

This class is offered throughout the year. Locations vary. Please check your email confirmation as to where class is held.

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Life on the Prairie Camp

Campers are given an opportunity to step back in time and experience the “Good Old Days.” Participate in a Pioneer school room lesson, make fry bread and hand crafted items.

This activity is sponsored by the West Fargo Lions.

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Lil’ Pioneers Camp

Campers will tour Bonanzaville and complete a scavenger hunt, while learning about pioneer common practices of pioneers.  Participants will be invited to Pioneer Days to show the public what they have learned. Each child will make a craft and enjoy a healthy snack.

This camp is offered in the summer.

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Little Chef’s in Training

This 3 week kid’s culinary class will offer creative ways for your child to produce nutritious and delicious foods and learn where food comes from! This class will cover some of the basics to cooking, baking and ways to make food fun and exciting while working in the Family Fare kitchen!

Food Allergies: This class may use wheat, milk, eggs, peanut, tree nut, soybean, fish or shellfish ingredients.

This activity is sponsored by Square One Rental Kitchen Events Center staff and Family Fare.

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Little Picasso’s Painting & Drawing

Youth will work with paints and pastels while implementing and developing their drawing skills. Participants will be able to transform a favorite artistic drawing into a canvas creation to take home. The canvas and other art materials will be provided.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button. This class is offered in the summer.

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Missoula Children’s Theater

The West Fargo Park District is excited to be working with the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT). MCT is the nation’s largest touring children’s theatre and has been touring extensively for 40 years now from Montana to Japan, and will visit nearly 1,200 communities this year. A tour team will arrive in West Fargo with a set, lights, costumes, props and make-up, everything it takes to put on a play…except the cast. The show is rehearsed throughout the week and two public performances will be presented at the end of the week. All MCT shows are original adaptations of classic children’s stories and fairy tales…a twist on the classic stories that you know and love. Also included  are three enrichment workshops presented by the Tour Actor/Directors. Creativity, social skills, goal achievement, communication skills and self-esteem are all characteristics that are attained through the participation in this unique, educational project. MCT’s mission is the development of life skills in children through participation in the performing arts.

This summers play is Rapunzel.

Rapunzel
Friday, July 24
2:00-pm & 4:30pm
Cheney Middle School
825 17th Ave E
Admission:
Adults – $5, Ages 6-12 – $3, Ages 5 & under Free

This class is offered in the summer.

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Music – Discovering

This adult/child class is a great introduction to music. Adults will work hands-on with their child while being lead by Chaycie Kramer, KinderMusik Instructor. Participants will learn the fundamentals of music through singing, movement, marching and rhythm while playing different musical instruments. Due to limited space, only the participant and one adult will be allowed to attend this class. Each session will have a different theme.

This class is offered throughout the year. Locations vary. Please check your email confirmation as to where class is held.

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Nature Detective Camp

Go on a scavenger hunt to learn about nature, birds and animals. What did you discover? Why do birds and animals feet determine where they live? Learn the answers to these questions and more during this fun camp! This camp is a “Rain or Shine” event, if it is raining, activities will be moved inside a shelter.

These classes are offered in the summer.

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RRV Fair 2-Day Camp

Campers will experience the Fair from a new prospective. Each day will be packed with activities including a backstage tour of the Grandstand and barns, a carnival ride and making a fun project to take home! New this year to the fair is the Zoppe’ Circus, an old fashion Italian Circus featuring clowns, dogs, horses and more. A snack will be provided each day. Please request T-shirt size on registration form. This is a rain or shine activity.

This camp is sponsored by Bell State Bank & Trust, the Red River Valley Fair and the West Fargo Park District.

This camp is offered in the summer.

*Rainouts are not made up.

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Science Lab

This class is for youth who enjoy experimenting with science. Mix concoctions and watch them react! Enjoy this educational and fun class.

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Scrap Booking

Participants will be introduced to many basic scrap booking techniques and complete a small homemade picture book to take home. Please bring 30-40 of your favorite pictures, stickers and some scrap booking tools you may have. Special scissors, cutters, glue and paper will be provided.

This class is offered in the summer,

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Senior Activities

1. The West Fargo High Rise (Cass County Housing Authority) provides activities for
seniors. Call 282-3443 for their schedule.

2. Meals are provided at Faith Lutheran Church (127 2nd Ave. E, West Fargo) Mondays through Fridays at noon by Valley Senior Services of Cass County. To register, call 356-2047 by noon on the day before your scheduled meal or sign up at the meal site. There is no set price, but a donation of $3.50 is suggested. Activities are scheduled usually on Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays following the meal (such as monthly birthday celebration, bingo, games, speakers, tours, etc.). Monthly calendars are available @ Faith Lutheran & the weekly activity schedule is printed with the meals in the Pioneer.

3. The Civic Seniors meet at the West Fargo VFW on Wednesdays 12:00 N to 4:00 PM for cards and socializing.

Soccer – Parent/Tot

Registration Deadline is April 17th.

The West Fargo Park District and the West Fargo Soccer Club have joined up to offer a soccer program for Ages 3 – 5th Grade.

Parent/Tot Soccer
This program is for 3 year old boys and girls who want to have fun and learn the basic skills of soccer. Parents will work hands on with their child while being led by a qualified instructor. This program includes a jersey. Youth must be 3 years old prior to July 16, 2015, no exceptions.

Summer Program: Ages 3-6 will register with the West Fargo Park District at wfparks.org and Grade 1- 5 will register with West Fargo Soccer Club at westfargosoccerclub.org
• The first two weeks will focus on skill development. After two weeks, games will be incorporated.
• Participants need to bring a soccer ball with them. Size 3 ball for children under 8 and Size 4 for ages
8-12. Shin guards and soccer shoes are also recommended.
• Please include school and grade completed in the 2014-2015 school year. Preschool and Kindergarten
students should register according to elementary school in their area.
• All participants must have a jersey for this program. To order a jersey for Summer Soccer
(Ages 4-Kindergarten) please use Code 1478, unless you are using your last years blue/white jersey.
• Team schedules will be emailed and posted at wfparks.org by May 22.
• Individual and team pictures will be taken at Veterans Memorial Arena. Dates and times will be posted
online and on a printed schedule.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed by May 22.

There will be no soccer the week of June 29-July 3.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

For more information:

Ages 4-Kindergarten call the Park Office at 433-5360.

Grades 1-5 should contact the West Fargo Soccer Club at 478-0752.

Registration

Please include school and grade completed in the 2014-2015 school year. Preschool and Kindergarten
students should register according to elementary school in their area.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.
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Soccer – Summer

Registration Deadline is April 17th.

The West Fargo Park District and the West Fargo Soccer Club have joined up to offer a soccer program for Ages 3 – 5th Grade.

Summer Program: Ages 3 -6 will register with the West Fargo Park District at wfparks.org and Grade 1- 5 will register with West Fargo Soccer Club at westfargosoccerclub.org

• The first two weeks will focus on skill development. After two weeks, games will be incorporated.
• Participants need to bring a soccer ball with them. Size 3 ball for children under 8 and Size 4 for ages
8-12. Shin guards and soccer shoes are also recommended.
• Please include school and grade completed in the 2014-2015 school year. Preschool and Kindergarten
students should register according to elementary school in their area.
• All participants must have a jersey for this program. To order a jersey for Summer Soccer
(Ages 4-Kindergarten) please use Code 1478, unless you are using your last years blue/white jersey.
• Team schedules will be emailed and posted at wfparks.org by May 22.
• Individual and team pictures will be taken at Veterans Memorial Arena. Dates and times will be posted
online and on a printed schedule.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed by May 22.

There will be no soccer the week of June 29-July 3.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

For more information:

Ages 4-6  call the Park Office at 433-5360.

Grades 1-5  should contact the West Fargo Soccer Club at 478-0752.

Registration

Please include school and grade completed in the 2014-2015 school year. Preschool and Kindergarten
students should register according to elementary school in their area.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.
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Softball – Girls Slow Pitch Softball

This Softball League is for girls. This league is focused on fun, participation and skill development.

Read more information about Baseball and Girls Softball.

Schedules

Schedules will be posted online and emailed by May 22nd.

Check the Cancellation Line at 433-5363 for the most current weather-related and other schedule updates.

Registration

Girls Softball is offered in the summer.

If you would like to coach, please let us know on the registration form.

For specific dates, times and registration information click on Register Online button.
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Girls Fast Pitch Softball & Packer Girls Softball Camp is offered in the summer.
For more information, please call Pat Johnson at 701-412-5209.

Sports Time and More

Get together and meet new friends! Youth will enjoy  kickball, soccer, football and basketball as well as having fun with the scooters, jump ropes, parachute, hula hoops and much more. Wear tennis shoes and comfortable clothing for an hour of fitness and fun! Locations vary.

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Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do is a Korean style of martial arts. The class instructor is Master Jerry Jenson. He holds a 6th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do and a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Hap Kido. First time participants receive the first 2 weeks free. Sessions run on a month to month basis, therefore you can join at any time.

Ages Days Dates Time
Youth Mondays
and
Thursdays
Year
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5:30-6:30pm
Youth 6:40-7:40pm
Adults 8:00-9:15pm
Location: Veterans Memorial Arena Community Room Fee—-$30/month for Youth (ages 8+)
$35/month for Adult

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information, call Master Jerry at 367-5829 or the West Fargo Park District Office at 433-5360.
This class is not available for online registration.

Tennis Lessons

Tennis lessons are offered in the summer and held at the West Fargo High School Tennis courts . These courts are located on the south side of the Veterans Memorial Arena (parking is available on south-side of West Fargo High School).

In unfavorable weather conditions, tennis lessons will be held in the Veterans Memorial Arena, 1201 7th Ave. E. When lessons are moved to the arena, a sign will be posted at the outdoor tennis courts for daytime lessons. For evening lessons, please call the cancellation line, 433-5363 for latest updates.

The West Fargo Park District will provide Pee Wee level with tennis racquets, however all other participants need to provide their own tennis racquet. Tennis balls will be provided by the Park District.

Tennis Lesson Skill Levels
Participants should sign-up according to their skill level rather than their age. After the Pee Wee level, ages listed are guidelines rather than requirements. The Park District reserves the right to move individuals to another class if the one they are in has a low attendance.

Pee Wee (ages 4-6)
This class is for the youngest tennis players who want to play tennis. Tennis racquets will be provided. Parents are welcome to attend. Players must be age 4 or older.

Beginner I (ages 7-10)
Students learn basic tennis skills including forehand, backhand and serving. Emphasis on easy to learn games and drills.

Beginner II (ages 11 & older)
For players who completed Beginner I. New techniques taught with games and drills that are taught in Beginner I.

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The Power of Magic Camp

Now you see it, now you don’t. If you have ever wanted to learn how a magician does magic tricks, this would be the class for you. The instructor will teach youth how to do many tricks, step by step. Learn about illusions that trick the eye and mind.

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Toddler Time

This parent/child class for 3 year old children introduces participants to sports such as bowling, soccer, track, T-ball, and many others. Parents will work hands-on with their child while being led by a qualified instructor. Due to limited space, only the participant and one parent will be allowed to attend this class.

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Ton of Fun

This is a program for boys and girls 4-5 years old. Youth will be introduced to games and activities such as bowling, soccer, track, kickball, T-ball, and various exercises. The last day of class will be at Stars & Strikes Bowling Center. This program focuses on basic rules and skills.

Register at least one week prior to class start date.

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Track

Youth track is offered weekly in the spring at the Veterans Memorial Arena. The activities are free, open to boys and girls ages 3-11, and no registration is required. Each week three track activities will be held for youth to participate in.

Youth Track

April 14, 21, 28 at the Veterans Memorial Arena

Ages 3-4:   5:00pm
Ages 3-4:   5:45pm
Ages 5-7:   6:30pm
Ages 8-11: 7:15pm

Youth Track will be held in the spring.

For more details view special events page.

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Fargo District Youth Track Meet
May 13, 2015
Fargo South High Track
2001 17 Ave S, Fargo

Registration/Check-in: 5:00 PM
Start Time: 6:00 PM

The Fargo Park District is hosting a District State Qualifying Track and Field Meet. The meet is for boys and girls ages 7-14 as of December 31, 2015. Events include: 50, 100, 200, and 400 meter dash, 4 x 100 meter relay, 800 and 1600 meter run, standing long jump and softball throw.

The first three places, for ages 9-14, in each event will advance to the North Dakota State Track Meet in Fargo.

Pre-Registration Deadline: May 8, 2015

After May 8, 2015 – Registration forms will not be taken in the office. You will need to register on site May 13, starting at 5pm.

Registration form are available in March on the “Forms” page at www.fargoparks.com

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DAKOTAS ASSOCIATION STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Friday and Saturday, June 5 & 6 Schlanser Track and Field (Ellig Complex).
Hosted by North Dakota State University and Team Nodak.
Ages 7-70+ Youth, Open and Masters age groups.
Registration Information: dakotas.usatf.org

Tumbling

This class is designed for 3-5 year olds (both boys and girls) who are just beginning gymnastics. Participants will work on tumbling and the balance beam to further develop fine and gross motor skills. Movement and music are used with stations and small circuits, making learning gymnastics fun.

This class is offered at various times throughout the year.

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Volleyball

Adult Volleyball Tournaments

 

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Volley in the Valley

Saturday, May 2 – Coed tournaments
Sunday, May 3 – Women’s tournaments

If you have any questions about divisions, please call 433-5360.

Registration Form

Tournament Rules

Volleyball Skills Camp

The West Fargo Park District is offering a summer youth volleyball camp for boys and girls ages 8-16. Participants will be taught fundamental skills such as serving, hitting, passing, blocking, and setting. Instructors will be local college volleyball players. Participants need to wear athletic shoes and gym clothes during this camp. All participants will receive a T-shirt. It is recommended participants bring water bottles with them each day.

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