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 I (Levels 1-6): June 11 to 15
Session II (Levels 1-6): June 18 to 22
Session III (Levels 1-6): June 25 to June 29
Session IV (Levels 1-6):July 9 to 13
Session V (Levels 1-6): July 16 to 20
Session VI (Levels 1-6): July 23 to 27
Session VII (Levels 1-6): July 30 to August 3
DAYS: Monday – Friday
TIMES: 10:15-10:50 a.m., 10:55-11:30 a.m., or 5:45-6:05 p.m.
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 years – Adult
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
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.
DATE: June 11 to August 3
DAYS: Monday to Friday
TIME: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
AGES: 5 years old and up
Birthday Parties at Krueger Pool
Let the staff at Krueger Swimming Pool make it a day that your child will remember! The birthday package includes admission up to 15 people ( Children or Adults), announcement of your child’s party over our speaker system, designated party area, (2) Large 1-topping pizza’s from Pizza Hut (2) 2-liters of soda, paper plates, napkins & utensils. If your party consists of more than 15 people, each additional guest is $2.75, and each additional pizza is $11.00. Parties must be reserved at least 5 days in advance at the Parks and Recreation Office, 2351 Springbrook Ct., 608-364-2890.
LOCATION: Krueger Swimming Pool
DATES: Any dates during open swim hours.
TIME: Mon.-Fri.: Noon-5:30 p.m.
Sat.-Sun.: Noon-6 p.m.
AGES: 5 and older
Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp June 25 to June 29
The #1 Soccer Camp in the USA & Canada Comes To You!
Register today for Challenger Sports British 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 free t-shirt, register online by May 11th and you will also get this year’s Jersey FREE! Interested in hosting a British soccer coach? Contact us at 608-364-2890.
LOCATION: Telfer Park
DATES: June 25 to June 29
DAYS: Monday through Friday
TIME: Mini Soccer, 4-5 year olds, 1:00 pm to 2:30 – $105
Half Day, 6-9 year olds, 9:00 am to Noon – $133
Half Day, 10-14 year olds, 9:00 am to Noon – $133
After June 5 – There is a $10 late fee
AGE GROUPS: 4-5, 6-9, 10-14
Youth Golf Programs
We offer several programs for all levels and ages of youth golfers. Please click here for details.
Tennis Lessons Ages 3 to Adult on Saturdays!
Session 1 – June 16 – July 14 (5 weeks) – Tournament July 20th
Session 2 – July 21 – August 18 (5 weeks) – Tournament August 19th
Taught by Premier Tennis Pros. Registration and payment required before each session at the Parks & Recreation Office (2351 Springbrook Court) or over the phone with a credit card at 608-364-2890 Ext 1
LOCATION: Beloit Memorial High School Tennis Courts
Ages 3-6: 9:00 am to 9:45 am – $25
Description: 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: 9:45 am to 10:30 am – $25
Description: Students will further develop tennis strokes,volleys and the serve. Footwork drills and pint playing will be introduced.
Ages 9-12: 10:30 am to Noon – $50
Description: 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: Noon to 1:30 pm – $50
Description: 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.
Adults: 8:00 am to 9:00 am – $35 -Description: 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!
Tournament against 7 Park & Rec Programs! This tournament is included in the cost of the youth tennis lessons and only for those who sign up for the above youth tennis lessons. The tournament is held 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 Rec 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 & Rec program with the most points accumulated during the tournament as well as prizes given out to individual winners.
Professional Piano Lessons
This program will teach an appreciation of music to last a lifetime! All levels and abilities are welcome. Lessons will be taught by Karen Koyama, an instructor with over 20 years of teaching experience. Topics to be taught include: reading music, beginning skills, music theory and even some music history. Class will conclude with a recital to show off new skills! We look forward to sharing the love of music!
Thursday Classes: June 14, 21, 28, July 5, 12, 19 (& 26 if necessary)
TIME:10:00 to Noon
Select a 30 minute block
LOCATION: Grinnell Hall Auditorium, 631 Bluff Street
FEES: $100 (includes 5, 30 minute sessions)
plus $19 one-time fee for Materials
(Theory and Lesson Books,which students keep)
AGES: 6 and up
Big Hill Adventure Camp
AGES: 5-12 yrs.
LOCATION: Big Hill Center
DAYS: Monday – Friday
TIME: 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
FEES: $77/camper/week (8:15 am-3:30 pm)
$15/camper/week AM Care (7:00-8:15)
$15/camper/week PM Care (3:30-5:00)
Family of 2+ $70/camper/week (8:15 am-3:30 pm)
Please pre-register one week prior to the below listed sessions:
Session 1: June 11 to June 15
Session 2: June 18 to June 22
Session 3: June 25 to June 29
Session 4: July 2 to July 6 (closed 4th of July and pro-rated to $62 for the week and $12 for extended care)
Session 5: July 9 to July 13
Session 6: July 16 to July 20
Session 7: July 23 to July 27
Session 8: July 30 to August 3
Session 9: August 6 to August 10
Session 10: August 13 to August 17
Get ready for the best Big Hill Summer Camp ever! This year the City of Beloit and Welty Environmental Center are combining forces to bring you a summer packed full of great nature and recreation activities. Come hike, bike, swim, fish, explore, kayak, bird watch, craft, experiment, collect, garden, and more. We will spend part of the time at Big Hill Park, take weekly field trips around Beloit to Krueger Pool, the Lagoon, Pohlman Field, and other local sites. Drop off and pick up location is at the Big Hill Center.
Wacky Wednesdays Camp
Join our Wacky Camp Staff at Leeson Park for a summer filled with FUN! Each Wednesday we will make new friends,
play outdoor games, create crafts and explore the creek and beautiful park! Register early, limited space.
LOCATION: Leeson Park
DATES: June 13-August 15
DAYS: Wednesdays – Excluding July 4th
TIME: 9:30-11:00 a.m.
FEES: $20.00 Registration covers ENTIRE summer!
AGES: 3-8 years old
Crazy Critter Camp
This three day camp allows youngsters to get a taste of our Adventure Camp! Activities will include arts and crafts, new games and activities, snacks and discoveries with focus on nature. Campers will explore their natural surroundings at beautiful Big Hill Park, while meeting new friends and camp staff. Please pre-register
LOCATION: Big Hill Park Cabin
DATES: August 20, 22, & 24
DAYS: Monday, Wednesday, Friday
TIME: 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
FEES: $15.00 per child
AGES: 3 to 5 years old
Playground Summer Fun
Pick the park closest to you and join our park staff this summer! This program is designed to help the youth in our community stay fit, have fun and build friendships with each other and our staff. Includes free trips to the Krueger Pool for our “regular attendees”.
LOCATIONS: Vernon and Krueger Parks
DATES: All Summer! June 11 to August 24
DAYS: Monday through Friday
TIME: Noon-3:00 p.m.
Junior High Sand Volleyball Camp
This is an introduction to sand volleyball, intended for all skill levels. We will randomly select teams each week, learn to properly pass and set, and get to know one another. Join us for this fun 7 week camp! All participants will get a Sand Volleyball Camp t-shirt for successfully completing camp! Successful=show up, contribute, have fun! (12 min, 24 max)
DATE(S): June 19 to July 31
TIME: 10:00 am to 11:30 am
LOCATION: Big Hill Park, Sand Volleyball Court
AGES: Entering 6th, 7th and 8th grade
Touch a Truck!
We will round up as many big trucks as possible and let you get a hands-on look! Talk with operators, touch heavy duty equipment and see what these trucks can do!
DATE: June 28, 2018
TIME: 11:00 am-2:00 pm
LOCATION: Rotary Center, Riverside Park
Youth Superhero Triple Challenge – Ages 7 to 14
Saturday, July 21, we are having our first “Youth Triathlon” partnered with the Stateline Family YMCA. Sign up with us or with the YMCA by July 18th. The event begins at 9 am and registration begins at 7:30 am. Registration form and details: superhero triple challenge – youth tri
Beloit Dirty Dash Mud Run/Walk
Saturday, August 18, 2018 The Beloit Dirty Dash is open to kids, 4-18 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 at least one mud pit on each course! We suggest wearing comfortable clothing and shoes that you won’t mind getting dirty. Costumes and groups are also encouraged!
Karate for Kids – Ages 6 to 12 at the Big Hill Center
DATES: Mondays – June 11, 18, 25, July 2, 9, and 16
TIME: 10:00 am to 10:30 am
FEES: $75 includes logo uniform
Learn to Fish at the Riverside Lagoon
DATE: Saturdays – June 23, 30, July 14, 21, and 28
TIME: 9:00 am to 10:00 am
AGES: 6 to 12 years old
We provide all equipment. Class is limited to 15 registrants. We have experienced staff to teach you how to bait a hook, tie fishing knots, be able to identify fish species, etc.
Total Sports Squirts Camp at Telfer Park
DATES: August 13 to 16 (Mon-Thurs)
TIME: 9:30 am to 10:30 am
AGES: 3 to 5 years old
Participants have the opportunity to experience soccer, kickball, t-ball, and floor hockey. All sports are taught in a safe, structured, and fun learning environment.
4th of July Bike Decorating Parade Ages 6 to 12
9 am decorating and 10 am is the parade! Free to the first 50 kids – MUST REGISTER BY JULY 2ND. Rotary Center Parking Lot
Learn to Log Roll at the Krueger Pool
DATES: June 23, 30, July 7, 14, and 21 (Saturdays)
TIME: 10:45 am (1/2 hour classes)
FEES: $50.00 per person or bring a friend and both of you are $75.00
AGES: 6 to adult
Log rolling is a sport that has evolved into a serious athletic event featured on ESPN Outdoor.Life, and more. Teach students of all ages basic log rolling skills and provide a fun environment in which participants can learn a new skill and make new friends!
Doodles Blank Canvas & “Kiddie” Cocktails at the Big Hill Center
Theme: Pet Portraits – 5/23 – Saturday from 10 am to 11:30 am
Theme: Lego People – 7/29 – Sunday from 1 pm to 2:30 pm
Theme: Star Wars – 8/11 – Saturday 10 am to 11:30 am
Fee: $30 for first child – 1/2 price for your 2nd!
Deadline: Register Friday before class date – minimal of 10 students – Register at 608-364-2890 Ext. 1
Create a painting on an 8x10 stretched canvas with guided instruction. Learn basic painting theories, new brush techniques and gain artistic skills using acrylic paints. Go home with a masterpiece ready to hang! One kiddie cocktail and all other supplies included. Parents and grandparents are encouraged to enroll!
Kid Night at the Big Hill Center
Dates: June 1, July 13, and August 3 (Friday nights)
Time: 7 pm to 10 pm
Ages: 5 to 11 years old
Register at 608-364-2890 Ext. 1. Space is limited to 25 so make sure you call 608-364-2j890 Ext 1 to register early or come to 2351 Springbrook Court to register in person!
Drop off your kids at the Big Hill Center for an exciting night of nature activities, outdoor games, night hike, and roasting marshmallows around the campfire. Please send your child with a snack and dress them for exploring Big Hill Park.
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 Ext. 1 for more information or stop by 1003 Pleasant St. to reserve your party today!
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 set Map