Parks & Rec Dept.
200 South Hamilton
Gahanna, OH 43230

(614) 342-4250
(614) 342-4100 Fax

Hours of Operation
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM M-F

Youth and Family Programs


Jump Start Sports

All programs are offered at Chapelfield Elementary, 280 Chapelfield Road, unless otherwise stated.

Jump Start Sports offers creative sports programs that teach fundamentals, fair play and teamwork. Qualified instructors provide youth with a foundation for growth and nurture their love of sport in an environment that focuses on fun and learning rather than competition. All programs include a t-shirt. More information is available at www.jumpstartsports.com

 

Lacrosse
Lacrosse is action packed and lots of fun! Experienced coaches will be provided by Jump Start Sports, but parents may assist in the coaching.
All players will receive instruction on the fundamentals, including: passing and catching; fielding ground balls; cradling; positioning; and defense; all equipment will be provided. Then they will be divided by gender and age to play fun game situational scrimmages. Plastic sticks will be used and no checking, stick checking, or poking will be allowed. No helmets or shoulder pads will be used. Cleats and a mouth guard are additional gear you may want to consider.
Ages: Coed 7-11 years Location: Academy Park, 1301 Cherry Bottom Rd
Class         Day     Date                 Time             RDR/SR
102304A     Thu     Apr 10-May 15     6-7:15pm      $65/$75

 

Little Hoop Stars
Instructional basketball program for Pre-K and kindergarden children. Players are taught basics of dribbling, passing, shooting, positioning, defense, and rebounding in a fun-oriented program combined with a recreational game each week. All coaching conducted by Jump Start Sports staff using a well organized, fun-oriented, age-appropriate format. *Schedules and rosters to be announced prior to first game. Games will be scheduled for 1 hour based on the team and weekly schedule. Ages: Coed 4-5 years Location: Chapelfield Elementary, 280 Chapelfield Dr.
Class           Day     Date                     Time                     RDR/SR
102301B     Sun      Mar 2- Apr 6         1pm OR 2pm*     $65/$75

Hoop Stars
Instructional basketball program for Pre-K and kindergarden children. Players are taught basics of dribbling, passing, shooting, positioning, defense, and rebounding in a fun-oriented program combined with a recreational game each week. All coaching conducted by Jump Start Sports staff using a well organized, fun-oriented, age-appropriate format. *Schedules and rosters to be announced prior to first game. Games will be scheduled for 1 hour based on the team and weekly schedule.
Ages: Coed 6-7 years Location: Chapelfield Elementary, 280 Chapelfield Dr.
Class         Day     Date                         Time                     RDR/SR
102302B   Sun      Mar 2- Apr 6             3pm OR 4pm*     $65/$75

Volleyball
A fun and instructional clinic, where all the basics are taught, including serves, sets, spikes, blocks, returns, positioning and team strategy. Whether your child is an experienced player or a complete novice, they will have fun learning about the sport. *Schedules and rosters to be announced prior to first game. Games will be scheduled for 1 hour based on the team and weekly schedule.
Age: Girls 9-12 Location: Chapelfield Elementary, 280 Chapelfield Dr.
Class         Day     Date                         Time                                 RDR/SR
102303B   Sun      Mar 2 – Apr 6           5:30pm OR 6:30pm       $65/$75 

 


Tumblin’ 4 Kids

The enthusiastic Tumblin’ 4 Kids staff lead these motivational tumbling and gymnastics classes.
Participants will learn proper stretching, tumbling and apparatus skills in a fun, encouraging environment!

Session II: 6 weeks
RDR $52 / SR $62
Class         Title/Age         Day     Date                 Time
100101C     TmbTots/2-3     Wed      March 5-Apr 9     5:30–6pm
100102C     TmbTykes/3-4  Wed       March 5-Apr 9     6-6:30pm
100103C     TmbKids/4-5     Wed      March 5-Apr 9     6:30-7pm
100104C     TmbKidsII/5-6  Wed      March 5-Apr 9     7-7:30pm
100108C     TurboTmb 7-12 Wed      March 5-Apr 9     7:30-8pm

Session III: 6 weeks
RDR $52 / SR $62
Class         Title/Age         Day     Date                   Time
100101D     TmbTots/2-3       Wed     Apr 23-May 28     5:30-6pm
100102D     TmbTykes/3-4    Wed     Apr 23-May 28     6-6:30pm
100103D     TmbKidsI/4-5     Wed     Apr 23-May 28     6:30-7pm
100104D     TmbKidsII/5-6   Wed      Apr 23-May 28     7-7:30pm
100108D     TurboTmb/7-12  Wed     Apr 23-May 28     7:30-8pm