Youth Programs

Signing Up

We no longer take sign-ups over the phone, you must come to the Recreation Center to register your child. Class space is limited, and fills up quick

Crochet Class

Bunny themed Project

  • March 4th - March 27th
  • Rittman Recreation Community Room
  • 3:30pm-5:15pm
  • Mondays & Wednesdays
  • $40 - All Supplies inclueded
  • Ages 11 and up

Swim Lessons

If you are not certain what level your child fits into, contact our staff at 330-925-4653.

Dates

  • March  11th  - April 3rd 

Prices

  • Member Price: $40
  • Non to Member Price: $50

Times

  • Beginner (ages 3.5 - 6) (5:30 to 6 p.m.)
  • Intermediate (ages 5-8) (6:00 to 6:30 p.m.)
  • Advanced (ages 6-12) (6:30 to 7:15 p.m.)
  • Expert (age 12+) (7:15 to 8:00 p.m.)

Instructors

TBD

Signing Up

We no longer take sign-ups over the phone; you must come in to register your child. Class space is limited, and fills up quick!

Rookie Sports Club Programs

Learn about the programs offered by the Rookie Sports Club.

Youth Basketball (Age 4 to 6)

Resource person: coachamanda@rookiesportsclub.com, coachmitchell@rookiesportsclub.com

Location: Rittman Recreation Center | 200 Saurer Street, Rittman, OH, 44270

Description:

Dates: Fridays, 11/10 - 12/15 (No Class 11/24)

Time: 5:30 - 6:15pm

Location: Rittman Recreation Center Gymnasium - 200 Saurer St, Rittman, OH 44270

Fee: $70

Program Description: The Little Rookies Basketball Program provides children with a fun and educational first basketball experience! Players are taught the fundamentals of dribbling, shooting, passing, rebounding, defense, and the concept of game play. The curriculum incorporates teaching styles that help this age group build an understanding of the skills that are taught by utilizing fun terminology and engaging activities. A positive and encouraging atmosphere is created in which kids learn proper sportsmanship.  Each week players participate in developmentally appropriate instruction and modified, recreational game play.

Equipment: All equipment is provided. If children bring their own basketball, we recommend it is labeled with their name. Participants should wear comfortable/athletic clothing and sneakers.

Youth Basketball (Age 7 to 9)

Resource person: coachamanda@rookiesportsclub.com, coachmitchell@rookiesportsclub.com

Location: Rittman Recreation Center | 200 Saurer Street, Rittman, OH, 44270

Description:

Dates: Fridays, 11/10 - 12/15 (No Class 11/24)

Time: 6:30 - 7:30pm

Location: Rittman Recreation Center Gymnasium - 200 Saurer St, Rittman, OH 44270

Fee: $70

Program Description: The Little Rookies Basketball Program provides children with a fun and educational first basketball experience! Players are taught the fundamentals of dribbling, shooting, passing, rebounding, defense, and the concept of game play. The curriculum incorporates teaching styles that help this age group build an understanding of the skills that are taught by utilizing fun terminology and engaging activities. A positive and encouraging atmosphere is created in which kids learn proper sportsmanship.  Each week players participate in developmentally appropriate instruction and modified, recreational game play.

Equipment: All equipment is provided. If children bring their own basketball, we recommend it is labeled with their name. Participants should wear comfortable/athletic clothing and sneakers.

Youth Volleyball (Ages 5 to 7)

Resource person: coachamanda@rookiesportsclub.com, coachmitchell@rookiesportsclub.com

Location: Rittman Recreation Center | 200 Saurer Street, Rittman, OH, 44270

Description:

Dates: Thursdays, 11/9 - 12/14 (No Class 11/23)

Times: 5:30 - 6:15pm

Location: Rittman Recreation Center Gymnasium - 200 Saurer St, Rittman, OH 44270

Fee: $70

Program Description: Have a great time learning the sport of volleyball in the Rookie Sports Club Volleyball Program! Throughout the duration of the program, participants will learn a wide variety of skills including passing, setting, blocking, and serving. Older players will also work on spiking. Each week will include small sided, modified games that help players learn spacing on the volleyball court, communication with teammates, and moving to the ball. The positive atmosphere makes for a fun learning experience catered to all skill abilities!

Equipment: All equipment is provided. If children bring their own volleyball, we recommend it is labeled with their name. Participants should wear comfortable/athletic clothing and sneakers. Knee pads are optional. All players will receive a t-shirt. We recommend participants bring a water bottle each week.

Youth Volleyball (Ages 8 to 10)

Resource person: coachamanda@rookiesportsclub.com, coachmitchell@rookiesportsclub.com

Location: Rittman Recreation Center | 200 Saurer Street, Rittman, OH, 44270

Description:

Dates: Thursdays, 11/9 - 12/14 (No Class 11/23)

Times: 6:30 - 7:30pm

Location: Rittman Recreation Center Gymnasium - 200 Saurer St, Rittman, OH 44270

Fee: $70

Program Description: Have a great time learning the sport of volleyball in the Rookie Sports Club Volleyball Program! Throughout the duration of the program, participants will learn a wide variety of skills including passing, setting, blocking, and serving. Older players will also work on spiking. Each week will include small sided, modified games that help players learn spacing on the volleyball court, communication with teammates, and moving to the ball. The positive atmosphere makes for a fun learning experience catered to all skill abilities!

Equipment: All equipment is provided. If children bring their own volleyball, we recommend it is labeled with their name. Participants should wear comfortable/athletic clothing and sneakers. Knee pads are optional. All players will receive a t-shirt. We recommend participants bring a water bottle each week.