Class dates, times and instructors are subject to change. For more information about recreation programs and classes please call 480-358-3700.
Fall Class registration begins July 29 for Residents; August 7 for Non-Residents.
For a full list of Sports & Martial Arts classes available, click on the brochure
We have some new and exciting Sports & Martial Arts classes this Fall. Read below for more information.
|ActivStars Karate||4-15 yrs|
|A unique curriculum is taught by certified black belt instructors in an exciting format for youth!
Self-defense and safety awareness include release techniques, abduction prevention, respect,
and discipline. Instructor: ActivStars
*Class times vary depending on belt degree. Registration is on-site at the Library Recreation
Annex. For more information on fees and classes, please
|Returning this Fall: Preschool Sports & Fitness (Amazing Athletes)||5 & Under|
This action packed class gives your child an introduction to nine different sports (soccer, basketball, football, volleyball, golf, tennis, hockey, lacrosse, and baseball) as well as fun exercises and challenging obstacle courses, to enhance your child's gross motor development.
|Combat Hapkido - Self Defense (Youth & Teen/Adult)||6+ yrs|
|Combat Hapkido is an extremely realistic and versatile discipline of self protection that includes an extensive variety of joint locks, strikes, kicks, pressure points, ground survival and weapon disarming techniques. It is NOT “play” Karate, nor sport driven. Combat Hapkido is now being offered for youth and adults to ensure a safe environment for all to learn crucial self defense skills. Instructor: Master David Rivas|
|Returning this Fall: Lim Karate||3+ yrs|
|Through learning this sport facet and traditional karate from Hawaii, students will greatly benefit through respect, discipline, physical fitness, and self-confidence, acquire sportsmanship and learn to become "coachable" whether they are interested in competing or not. Classes are split by age starting at 3 years old. Instructor: Lim Karate|
|New Class: Mighty Kicks Soccer||3-8 yrs|
|Mighty Kicks is coming to Queen Creek! Eight consecutive weeks of individualized soccer skills training, plus developing character and confidence in motor skills with a soccer ball. Classes are age specific and instructed by Wayne Pirmann. Wayne has 40+ years of soccer experience including at the college and pro levels. Interested students are invited to participate in a free demo day held Tuesday, September 16 and Saturday, September 19. To learn more about Mighty Kicks Soccer and to register for demo day and classes, visit mightykickseastvalley.net. Instructor: Wayne Pirmann|
|Taekwondo Olympic Style - Beg-Advanced||Family|
|Students will learn the Korean martial art of Taekwondo, as practiced for the Olympics. Taekwondo known for its dynamic and powerful kicks, also teaches self-confidence while building and developing self-esteem. Classes include physical and mental exercises. Progress is measured through the practice of self-defense, form (similar to Katas), sparring and power board breaking. Students will learn how to use motions for running, jumping, kicking, punching and striking. Advanced and adult classes available. Instructor: Henry W. Jenkins|
|Soccer Shots||2-6 yrs|
|Soccer shots is a program offered to children 2-5 that meets once a week at daycare centers, schools and parks throughout the city to introduce your child to soccer! Our soccer shots instructors are energetic and enthusiastic, are great teachers, and love working with children. We not only teach soccer skills, but also work on improving balance, coordination, and agility with the kids. Soccer Shots also uses the sessions to teach children important concepts such as teamwork, sharing and respect. Come join the fastest growing youth soccer program today! Instructor: Stuart Lyall|
- Refunds will be given to cancellations received before the end of the registration period. Please expect 4-6 weeks to receive your refund.
- Failure to attend a program or 'no shows' will not be granted a refund.
- Requests for refunds must be given in writing.
- All Convenience Fees paid for online transactions are non-refundable.