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Kearnes Recreation Center

Kearns Recreation Center

5670 South 4800 West, Kearns UT 84118 • 385 468-1715

  YOUTH SPORTS & PROGRAMS

Youth Sports

  

 

SUMMER SKATEBOARD CAMPS Summer Skate Camps 

Learn the basics or improve your skills at Spock's Skateboard Camps. Camps will run 3 to 4 weeks on Monday mornings from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at the Kearns Skate Park in June, July and August. This program is for all youth 6 to 14 years old. Participants will discuss skate park etiquette, learn both basic skills and new tricks from professional instructors. Skaters will be grouped by ability on the first day of camp and work with instructors to learn skills and tricks at their own pace.

 

 

SUMMER OUTDOOR SOCCER

Summer SoccerKeep you kids active and healthy this summer with our Summer Outdoor Soccer program! This program is for all youth from Pre-K (at least 3 years old) through 6th grade Two games are played each week Mondays through Thursdays - NO FRIDAY / SATURDAY games. Games will be played at the Oquirrh Park Soccer Fields beginning June 20, 2016.

 

 

SALT LAKE BEES T-BALL & COACH-PITCH BASEBALL

Salt Lake Bees Summer TeeBall and Coach Pitch Baseball is  Summer TBallfor all youth 3 to 8 years old. This is a recreational baseball program to teach the fundamentals of baseball and promote sportsmanship in a fun, fair environment. TeeBall is for youth 3 to 6 years old and Coach Pitch for youth 7 and 8 years old. Games will be played on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at the Oquirrh Park baseball fields (next to Beehive Elementary) beginning June 14, 2016.

 

 

SUMMER TRACK & FIELD CLUB

Track and FieldOur recreational Summer Track & Field Club is for all youth ages 6 to 18 years old. Practices are held at the Kearns High track as follows with ages 6-10 practicing from 6:00 to 7:00 P.M. and ages 11-18 practicing from 7:00 to 8:00 P.M. Various meets will be held during the season at several locations culminating in the regional and All-County meets in July.

 

  

 

HEAD INJURY POLICY - In March of 2011, Governor Gary Herbert signed HB 204 into law. This bill, known as the "Protection of Athletes with Head Injuries Act" requires all parents / legal guardians to receive a copy of our policy outlining procedures for protecting young athletes. You will be required to read this policy and agree to its terms before registering online or in person - Head Injury Release Form. Feel free to call us if you would like more information. Thank you!

 

Youth Sports Coach Certification and Discount Program. Receive a discount on your child's registration if you complete the course and volunteer to coach. We offer a variety of programs to keep your children busy during the upcoming summer season. Come check out the fun!

 

 

Programs

We offer a variety of programs to keep your children active and busy. Check out the fun!

 

 

DANCE CLASSES

Dance Classes

Get Up & Dance! Come join our newly revised dance program! Classes for youth ages 3 and up will be held on Tuesday evenings at the Kearns Recreation Center.

 

Ages 3-5 Introduction to Dance and Movement - 5:45 to 6:30 P.M. This class is designed to introduce students to dance and movement by learning basic dance techniques and introduction to choreography.  

Ages 6 + Beginning Ballet - 6:30 to 7:30 P.M. This class is designed to introduce the basics of ballet. We will focus on building a strong foundation for the student as a growing dancer.

 

 

Olympic Style Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do KarateA children’s program to help your child not only increase their fitness, flexibility and strength, but will also boost their confidence and self-discipline all while having fun!

Our adult program offers a workout that includes strength training, physical conditioning, flexibility, self-discipline, and street smarts put together in a comprehensive program.

 

  

 

Kearns Skate Park
Kearns Skate Park - this world-class facility is now open.

CHILD CARE  

Our State-licensed Child Care programs run year-round. We now have openings for your child.

 

REFERRAL INCENTIVE! - We now offer a $50 credit towards your childcare if you refer someone who signs their children up for our childcare programs.

 

CHILD CARE STAFF!

Childcare ProgramsWe are currently accepting applications for child care staff especially kitchen workers and large van drivers. Several shifts available throughout the week Monday - Friday and hours are somewhat flexible. Kitchen workers must be 18 years old and drivers must be 21 years old with a valid driver's license. We are also hiring summer camp adaptive inclusion staff to work with our summer camp special needs children. Please call Terrie or Dave at 385-468-1715 to apply or for more information.

  

Year-Round State-Licensed Child Care

We operate a State-licensed full-time child care operation with programs for Pre-School, Pre-K, Kindergarten, Before / After School and Jordan District Off-Track schedules. While your children are at our facility, we will provide them with a variety of recreational activities which promote their physical, emotional, social and creative skills development. Activities your children will participate in include cognitive and social skills learning, arts and crafts, games, sports, cooking experiences, and field trips to name a few. Please call 385-468-1715 for program availability.

 

Child care programs are closed on the following holidays and tuition credits are not available for these days:

  • New Year's Day
  • Memorial Day
  • Independence Day
  • Pioneer Day
  • Labor Day
  • Thanksgiving (Thursday and Friday)
  • Christmas Day

 

We ask that you do not send toys, candy, gum or money from home in order to prevent lost or broken personal items and to prevent conflicts between children.

 

Specific information on our Child Care Programs: 

 

Children will participate in a variety of recreational activities which promote their physical, emotional, social and creative skills development including arts and crafts, games, sports, cooking experiences, and field trips to name a few.

We complete thorough background checks on all teachers and volunteers. Teachers receive a minimum of 20 hours of annual training to update their skills and improve their interaction with your children. We provide meals and snacks through a regulated and nationally recognized food program. Registrations are taken on a first-come, first-serve basis and waiting lists are taken to fill vacancies that become available.

  ADA Accommodations

Adaptive icon The Division's Adaptive Recreation Program offers a variety of specialized recreation programming for individuals with disabilities.
Salt Lake County Adaptive Recreation
The Division does not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities.  Accommodations will be provided free of charge upon request.
Salt Lake County Inclusion Policy