2020 Summer Programs are Cancelled
- Call with a credit card over the phone at 608-364-2890.
- Register at 2351 Springbrook Court Monday through Friday between 7 am to 4 pm.
- Mail a check and write down your choice of program along with a phone number or email.
- Eventbrite.com/beloit using your credit card along with a convenience fee (if available).
Summer Youth Activities:
Swimming Lessons at Krueger Pool
Level 1: Introduction to Water Skills
Level 2: Fundamental Water Skills
Level 3: Stroke Development
Level 4: Stroke Improvement
Level 5: Stroke Refinement
Level 6: Swimming and Skill Proficiency
Session 1 (Levels 1 – 6) June 15 – 19
Session 2 (Levels 1 – 6) June 22 – 26
Session 3 (Levels 1 – 6) June 29 – July 3
Session 4 (Levels 1 – 6) July 6 – 10
Session 5 (Levels 1 – 6) July 13 – 17
Session 6 (Levels 1 – 6) July 20 – 24
Session 7 (Levels 1 – 6) July 27 – 31
DAYS: Monday – Friday
TIMES: 10:15 – 10:50 am, 10:55 – 11:30 am, or 5:45 – 6:20 pm
LOCATION: Krueger Swimming Pool
Individual Rates per 1 week session:
$26.00 w/REC Card
$34.00 w/o REC Card
Family Rates per 1 week session:
2 per family: 3 per family:
$41.00 w/REC Card $56.00 w/REC Card
$46.00 w/o REC Card $66.00 w/o REC Card
AGES: 6 to 17 (Private adult lessons can be scheduled and vary in cost)
Register at 2351 Springbrook Court Monday through Friday between 7 am to 4 pm or call with a credit card 608-364-2890. Registration is required the Friday before each session.
REC Card: $6.00 each or family of 4 or more is $20. These cards never expire and provide discounts to City of Beloit residents.
Krueger Swim Team (Recreational Swim Team)
For all those swimmers interested in recreational swimming, here’s your chance! Emphasis on stroke and skill development, plus conditioning, will be part of this program. All practices will be designed according to age and skill. MUST be able to swim one length of the pool to participate on the Krueger Swim Team. Register at 2351 Springbrook Court Monday through Friday between 7 am to 4 pm or call with a credit card 608-364-2890.
DATE: June 8 to July 31
DAYS: Monday to Friday
TIME: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
AGES: 5 years old and up
Challenger Soccer Camp at Telfer Park
The #1 Soccer Camp in the USA & Canada comes to you. Register now for Challenger International Soccer Camp and join over 150,000 players who will learn the challenger way this year! Each camp will feature the 1,000 Touches Curriculum, packed with drills and practices designed to improve individual ball control, foot skills, fakes, moves, juggling and core techniques. Every camp registration includes a free ball and a free T-Shirt. Preferred form of registration is on-line.
Register online by May 23 to get a FREE Jersey!! Go to: https://www.challengersports.com/
DATE(S): June 22 – June 26
DAY(S): Monday – Friday
Ages: 4 – 5 (Tiny Tykes) from 8:00 am to 9:00 am – Fee is $107
Ages: 6 – 9 from 9:15 am to 12:15 pm – Fee is $135
Ages: 10 – 14 from 9:15 am to 12:15 pm – Fee is $135
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, June 17
Youth Golf Tournaments
Tennis Lessons at Beloit Memorial High School
Lessons are taught by Janesville’s Premier Tennis Pros on Saturday mornings and are located at Beloit Memorial High School’s tennis courts on the north end of the high school.
Session 1: June 13 – July 18 * No class July 4th
Session 2: July 25 – August 22
Ages 3-6 from 9:00 am to 9:45 am: $25.00
Using Quick Start approach, children are taught using balls that bounce lower and don’t move as fast so they are easier to hit.
Ages 7-8 from 9:45 am to 10:30 am: $25.00
Students will further develop tennis strokes, ground-strokes, volleys and the serve. Footwork drills and pint playing will be introduced.
Ages 9-12 from 10:30 am to 12:00: $50.00
Students will refine stroke mechanics with major emphasis on improving the consistency and accuracy of groundstrokes, volleys, overheads and learning the rules of the game.
Ages 13-18 from 12:00 to 1:30 pm: $50.00
This group is designed for high school players or advanced middle schoolers. Drills become more intense and focused on strategy, point play for singles and doubles.
Adult from 8:00 am to 9:00 am: $35.00
All levels are welcome from Beginner to Advanced. Drills will work on technique, strategy, and point play. Drills will be fast paced and keep you moving.
PARK & RECREATION TOURNAMENT AGAINST 7 AREA PARK & RECREATION PROGRAMS
This Park & Recreation Tournament is included in the cost of the youth tennis lessons and only for those who sign up for the above youth tennis lessons. It will be held at the end of each session indoors at Premier Tennis and Fitness, located at 3410 Bell Street in Janesville (behind Target). This is a great opportunity to show what you have learned each session by competing in a tournament against players from the Janesville, Fort Atkinson, Whitewater, Beloit, Stoughton, Oregon and Milton Park and Recreation youth tennis programs. Points will be awarded at the tournament to each program/city based on attendance and success in the games/matches played. There will be prizes given out to the Park & Recreation program with the most points accumulated during the tournament, as well as prizes given out to individual winners.
Session 1: Friday, July 17
Session 2: Friday, August 21
Big Hill Adventure Camp
The City of Beloit is partnering with the Welty Environmental Center for the third year to bring you Big Hill Adventure Camp! Each week will be packed with various outdoor adventure activities based on the week’s theme along with a field trip. Campers will enjoy hiking, biking, swimming, fishing, exploring, paddle boating, crafting and so much more. Your campers will not want to miss a week of this crazy fun summer experience.
On Wednesdays, we will host camp at the Rotary Center at Riverside Park. This will give us the opportunity to incorporate water and river aspects into camp. Pick-up and drop-off will be at the Rotary Center on Wednesdays ONLY!
PLEASE NOTE: PRE-REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT IS REQUIRED FOR THE UPCOMING WEEK THE WEDNESDAY BEFORE BY 3:00 PM. DAY OF REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE ALLOWED. You are able to register and pay for the whole summer also.
LOCATION: Big Hill Center (1201 Big Hill Ct.) & Riverside Park Rotary River Center (1160 Riverside Drive on Wednesdays)
TIME: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm (Monday through Friday)
Extended Morning Care: 7:00 am to 8:30 am ($15.00 extra per camper per week)
Extended Afternoon Care: 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm ($15.00 extra per camper per week)
FEES: City of Beloit Residents $85.00 / Week
Non Residents $95.00 / Week
*Family of two or more will receive $5.00 discount per child after first child’s full registration fee. Discount does not apply towards the extended care.
In order to secure your spot for the first week of Camp, registration is due by June 3 at 3 pm.
Below are the weeks and themes of 2020:
The Great Escape: June 8 – 12
Big Sky, Little River: June 15 – 19
Nature Magic & Native Lore: June 22 – 26
Fairy Tales: June 29 – July 2 *There is no camp July 3rd*
**Pro-rated due to the holiday: Resident $68.00 and Non Resident $76.00 (Extended Care for Week is $12.00 per time slot.)
The Great Escape: July 6 – July 10
Zombie Survival Week: July 13 – July 17
Camp Olympics: July 20 – July 24
Big Sky, Little River: July 27 – July 31
Nature Magic & Native Lore: August 3 – August 7
Fairy Tales: August 10 – August 14
DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A JR. CAMP COUNSELOR?
The City of Beloit Parks & Rec Dept. is looking for junior camp counselors ages 13 to 15 to volunteer for our Big Hill Adventure Camp from June 8 to August 14. This is a non-paid, volunteer position that offers teens valuable training and experience. Junior camp counselors will work under the supervision of the senior camp counselors on a daily basis Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Junior camp counselors will be required to attend all staff training and meetings; an excellent opportunity to learn valuable skills and explore the exciting world of recreation.
If you are interested in being considered a junior camp counselor, please fill out an application: 2020 Junior Counselor
Completed applications and questions regarding camp can be emailed to Nicole Yost at email@example.com or dropped off at our office 2351 Springbrook Ct..
Wacky Wednesday Camp
Join us for another fun summer of wacky fun each Wednesday with our wonderfully, wacky camp staff. Each Wednesday follows a theme and participants will make new friends, play outdoor games, create crafts and explore. Register early as space is limited!
DATE(S): June 10 – August 12
TIME: 9:30 am – 11:00 am
LOCATION: Leeson Park
FEES: $20.00 for all 10 weeks
AGES: 3 – 8
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, June 3
Crazy Critter Camp
A three day camp that allows littles to get a taste of our Adventure Camp! Activities will include arts and crafts, new games and activities with a focus on nature! Meet new friends and have fun with our friendly camp staff while exploring the beautiful surroundings of Big Hill Park.
DATE(S): August 24, 26, 28
DAY(S): Monday, Wednesday, Friday
TIME: 9:30 am – 11:00 am
LOCATION: Big Hill Park Cabin / Nature Center
FEES: $15.00 per child / Week
AGES: 3 – 5
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: YES
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, August 19
Touch a Truck!
We are gathering as many BIG TRUCKS as possible from our community, all for you to enjoy! Talk with the operators, touch heavy duty equipment, and find out just what these monsters can do! Fun for all ages! This event is weather permitting and will be cancelled if there is inclimate weather and will not be re-scheduled.
DATE(S): June 25
TIME: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
LOCATION: Rotary Center Parking Lot, Riverside Drive
AGES: All ages welcome
Beloit Dirty Dash – 8/22/2020
The Beloit Dirty Dash is open to kids, 4 to 18 years old who are looking for a fun yet challenging obstacle course. We guarantee participants will get dirty and sweaty! There will be several obstacles and a ton of mud on each course! We suggest wearing comfortable clothing and shoes that you won’t mind getting dirty or throwing away. Costumes and groups are also encouraged! Adult must pre-register and is free to do.
4th of July Bike Decorating Parade Ages 3 to 12
Start your 4th of July off with a BANG and bring your bike or scooter (not motorized) to Riverside Park for the annual Kids Bike Parade. Participants will be able to let their creativity go wild by decking out their wheels. Decorating will begin at 9:30 am and all supplies will be provided by the City of Beloit, free of charge. The parade travels around the lagoon will start at 10:00 am. Awards will be presented for most creative based on age groups the day of. Pre-registration required and limited to the first 50 kids.
DATE: July 4
TIME: 9:30 am Decorating and 10:00 am Bike Parade
LOCATION: Harry Moore Pavilion at Riverside Park
AGES: 3 – 12
Recreational Tree Climbing
Guided by trained, certified staff, participants will climb into trees, utilizing ropes, saddles and techniques according to industry safety standards, as well as minimizing the impact on the trees. Climbers will progress at their own pace, on their own rope. This activity helps to build self- confidence and creates and strengthens awareness and appreciation for community trees and parks.
DATE(S): August 29
TIME: 10:30 am -12:30 pm
LOCATION: Leeson Park
FEES: $35.00 per person
AGES: Minimum age is 7 to adult
Pumpkins in Horace White Park! Free
Get your family together and come out for a pumpkin hunt! Families will participate in a pumpkin scavenger hunt through Horace White Park. Prizes will be given to all participants who turn in their completed scavenger hunt sheet (while supplies last).
DATE(S): October 25
TIME: 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
LOCATION: Horace White Park
AGES: 12 and under
Edwards Ice Arena’s Public Ice Skating
We offer open skate time and special events for all ages from October-March at the Edwards Ice Arena. Please click here for details.
Birthday Parties at Edwards Ice Arena
- Admission and Skate Rental for up to 15 guests
- 2- Large One Topping Pizzas & 2- 2 Liters of Sodas
- Paper Plates, Napkins, Cups & Forks
- Available on Saturdays or Sundays from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
- $135 for the Birthday Party Package
- Call 608-364-2890 for more information or stop by 2351 Springbrook Ct. to reserve your party today!
2021 Winterfest Activities!
Telfer Park has skate park which is available for skateboarding, roller blades, and BMX riders. This unique “hybrid” skate park contains modular ramp elements for “pro” skaters, concrete stairs and metal rails for “street” skaters. Please click here for details.
Dust off your sleds and zip down a hill on the fresh snow with the kids or a bunch of friends!
- Hospital Hill – this hill appeals for all ages and offers some speedy thrills! Map
- Leeson Park – smaller hill that’s better for the younger ones. Map