Youth Activities

Member Registration begins September 15, 2020

Non-Member Registration begins September 18, 2020

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After School Activities
Looking for something fun after school? Check out our After-School activity calendar at
All activities are free!

Glow Show Dance Fun
Learn a simple routine then get your “glow” on and perform at the annual Glow Show at the BHS football game on October 16. The fee covers instruction and glow materials (poms, etc) that you will be using at the Glow Show. This is a pompon class that learns a dance for the Glow Show and then is finished.

Maximum of 14 people per class.
1st grade +
Mondays August 31 @ 4pm OR
Thursdays, Sept 3 @ 3:30 pm
Glow Show, Fri, Oct 16
$25 Member; $28 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Friday, August 28

Pom Pon
Join this performing group to work on rhythm, coordination, and dance moves! This class will run from September through February. Participants will perform at the Glow Show and several other times throughout the year. The fee covers classes from Sept through Feb.

4th grade +
Mondays, Sept 21—February
3:30 pm
$40 Member; $43 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Friday, Sept 11

Youth Volleyball
Volleyball season is here! We are looking for 5th & 6th graders to join our youth volleyball league! Games will begin on Monday, Sept 21 and run approximately six weeks. *NOTE: All registrations received after Tuesday, September 1 will only be placed on teams IF spots are available!

Grades 5 & 6
Games on Mondays; Sept 21—Oct 26
$15 Member; $18 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Tuesday, September 1

Instructional Volleyball
Fourth graders, join us for volleyball skills camp led by Coach Julie Augustyn! Basic skills will be introduced to help players become ready for future leagues. Practices will be on Wednesday nights from October 7—October 28.

4th graders
Wed in October 7, 14, 21, 28
5:30—6:30pm @ BRC Gym
$25 Member; $ 28 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Monday, Sept 28

Instructional Soccer
Join us for instructional soccer! All Kindergarten age kids are invited to come and learn basic soccer skills to prepare for future soccer leagues. We introduce beginner skills with fun and exciting drills. NOTE: Instructional soccer is for KINDERGARTEN kids. The field will be cut down, number of players reduced, and emphasis placed on skill development.

Wed Sep 30, October 7, 14, 21, 28
5:30—6:15pm @ BRC Soccer field (across from BRC)
$10 Member; $ 13 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Monday, Sept 21

Pre-School Soccer
Four years olds can start early with our new pre-school soccer program. All 4 year old’s are invited to come and learn basic soccer skills to prepare for future soccer leagues. We introduce beginner skills with fun and exciting drills. NOTE: Pre-School soccer is for 4-year old’s only. The field will be cut down, number of players reduced, and emphasis placed on skill development.

4 years olds only
Wed in October 7, 14, 21, 28
4:30—5:15pm @ BRC Soccer field (across from BRC)
$10 Member; $ 13 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Monday, Sept 28

Burlington Promotions and BRC are teaming up to offer an evening of fun @ Kelley Park. Free hot dogs, chips and bottled water will be served while supplies last. Hayrack rides around the park, along with the candy hunt, costume contest, pumpkin decorating and an outdoor movie are some of the things in the works. The event is scheduled for Saturday, October 17. Mark your calendars and look for more details to be published in September! (This event takes the place of the costume contest & candy hunt BRC usually has at the high school.)

Halloween Coloring Contest
Win a prize by entering the Halloween coloring contest! Pick up a color sheet at the Rec Center starting October 1. Turn in your completed sheet by Friday, October 30.

4 years and under
5 – 7 years;
8 - 11 years
12-15 years

Boo Boogie Bash
Put on your favorite costume and don’t forget your dancing shoes because it’s time for a Halloween dance party! Corey will pump up the volume and play some of your favorite, creepy Halloween songs along with today’s hits during this Boo Boogie Bash! Prizes will be awarded for the scariest costume, prettiest costume and the cutest costume.

Grades 6, 7, 8
8—9:30pm (Doors open @ 8 pm sharp)
$5/person at the door
Saturday, October 31

Three different projects will be painted during this 3 week class, so come ready to take your time painting a master-piece to keep or give away to a favorite friend or rela-tive!

Tuesdays Oct 13, 27, & Nov 10 @ 3:30pm
Ages Kindergarten & Up
Limit 12

Boys Night Out
We are changing things up this year. Instead of the yearly sleepover we will have several “Fun at the Rec” events. Bring a swimsuit and towel. Dodgeball, knock-out, pop-a-shot, ping pong, and Wii will be part of the fun! Pizza will also be included!

Boys grades K—6th grade
Friday, November 6
$15 Member; $18 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Monday, November 2

Tumbling Tots
We are thrilled to offer an opportunity for kids to give gymnastics a try. Deborah Wilson, who used to own her own studio will be teaching the kids the basics such as for-ward and backward rolls, log rolls and stretching and etc. Progression will be at the individual child's speed.

Mondays, Sept 14-Oct 19 @ 2:00-2:30pm
Ages: 2.5-4
Payable to Deborah Wilson

Intro to Tumbling
Would your kids like to give tumbling a try? Here is your chance to learn the basics with Deborah Wilson. She will work with the kids on stretching a variety of rolls & working toward back kick-overs when the child is ready.

Mondays, Sep 14-Oct 19 @ 3:30-4:15pm
Ages: 5-10
$45/Session payable to Deborah Wilson

Recreation Wrestling
Kids 4+ interested in learning about wrestling should enroll in the Rec Wrestling Program! Wrestlers will learn basic wrestling holds and terminology. The BHS wrestling team, will run practices (Mondays for three weeks), followed by a local tournament on Monday, December 14.

Each wrestler will receive a t-shirt and medal forparticipating in the local tournament. For those interested in competing in competitive wrestling tournaments, the Burlington Wrestling Club has a separate program which begins after the BRC wrestling program has ended. Rec Wrestling practices are held at the BHS wrestling room; enter through the Activity Entrance. Practice will run from 5:15-6:15pm.

Ages 4-12
Practices: Mondays: Nov 23, Nov 30, Dec 7
Tourney: Monday, December 14 @ 5:30pm
$15 Member; $18 Non Member

Burlington Wrestling Club
This club is for those interested in wrestling in competitive tournaments! Registration forms for the Burlington Wrestling Club will be out the first of November! As part of wrestling in USA, Wrestling-Kansas, student athletes compete in age groups (6&U, 8&U, 10&U, 12&U, 14&U) as well as weight classes, so they are competing against other wrestlers of the same age and size. Fee covers
singlet/headgear rental, USA wrestling card and 5 tournaments.

Parent meeting, Monday, Dec 2 @ 6:30pm
1 hour first practice, Monday, Dec 2 @ 7pm
Ages 4+
Mondays & Thursdays; December—March
5:45—6:45pm youngers
5:45—7:30pm olders
BHS Wrestling Room

Instructional Basketball With the ‘Cats
1st and 2nd graders can learn more about the game of basketball by participating in this annual instructional camp! Kids will have a great time interacting with Coach Logan and the Burlington Wildcats! Instructional Basketball will be held on Wednesdays from Jan 6-Jan 20 with Jan 27 scheduled as the game day for the kids to show off their superstar skills! Fee covers cost of clinic and a t-shirt. Sessions may combine depending on number of entries.

1st & 2nd graders
$14 Members; $17 Non Members; $5 Late
PRACTICES: Wednesdays, Jan 6, 13, 20
1st grade: 3:30-4:15 pm 2nd grade: 4:15-5:00 pm
GAME: Wednesday, Jan 27
1st grade game: 4:30pm 2nd grade game: 5:15pm
DEADLINE: Monday, December 28

Youth Basketball
Boys and girls, grades 3-6, are eligible to participate in Burlington’s competitive basketball league. Practices will begin after teams are selected. Games will be played on Saturdays, beginning January 2. The season will last approximately 6 weeks.

Grades 3-6
Games on Saturdays, January 2—February 6
$20 Member; $23 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Monday, November 2

Minor Boys 3rd & 4th grade
Minor Girls 3rd & 4th grade
Major Boys 5th & 6th grade
Major Girls 5th & 6th grade

Go Big Red! Cheer the Wildcats on to victory and perform at the half-time of a BHS varsity boys’ basketball game! You will learn sideline chants, floor cheers, jumps, and a short dance routine. The fee covers instruction and a t-shirt. Plan to strut your stuff at a BHS basketball game on Friday, February 19.


1st Grade and up.
Thursdays, beginning January 7
Grades 1-2: 3:30-4:00 pm
Grades 3+: 4:00-4:30 pm
$25 Member; $28 Non Member; $5 Late
DEADLINE: Monday, January 4
PEFORMANCE: Friday, February 19

Christmas Coloring Contest
Enter this coloring contest for a little friendly coloring competition and try to win one of the prizes! Pick up a coloring sheet after Tuesday, December 1 and return it by Friday, December 18. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories:

4 yrs and under; 5 – 7 years; 8 - 11 years; 12-15 yrs



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