Sports

Athletics/Sports

The Galesburg Parks and Recreation Department offers a wide variety of Athletics/Sports for the community to become involved in.  Call 309/345-3683 for more information.

Here are some of the opportunities we have.
 
YOUTH SPORTS:
 
ASA
Galesburg Girls' Junior Silver Streaks ASA Fast Pitch Softball Program
Season:  May 1 - July 15, 2017
Ages:  7 - 18 (As of December 31, 2016)
Age Divisions:  8 & Under, 10 & Under, 12 & Under, 14 & Under,
                     16 & Under and 18 & Under
Fee:  $85.00 per participant (Payable to City of Galesburg)
 
Each player will receive a uniform.  No tryouts or cuts at any level.  Home games will be played at Lake Storey Park Softball Complex.  Out of town games will be within a 50 mile radius.  Practice times will be set by coaches.
 
 
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Girls' G-Force Volleyball League
Entry Fee: $30.00 per participant
 
The League is for girls in 4th-8th grade.  Each participant will receive a T-shirt for league play.  The League will start in late March/early April and run through the first part of May, 2017.  Games will be played at Hawthorne Gym and Lakeside Recreation Facility.
 
 
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McDonald's Youth Tennis Program Summer 2017
Program Dates:  June 5 - July 20, 2017, 2017 (varies by age group)*
                        *No classes week of July 3-7, 2017
Ages:  4-18 year olds
Location:  Galesburg High School Tennis Courts
Rain Location:  Lakeside Recreation Facility
Fee:  $35.00 per participant
Program Coordinator:  Coach Leeanne Scherpe and GHS Varsity Tennis Players
 
Program is for beginners, as well as advanced tennis players.  Participants will be divided according to skill level.  Racquets are available for participants to use during classes. 
 
ADULT SPORTS:
 
ASA
Summer A.S.A. Adult Slow Pitch Softball Leagues
League Site:  Lake Storey Park Softball Complex
Nights Offered:  Men's Monday Night Double Header League
                        Men's Tuesday Night League
                        Co-Recreation Wednesday Night League
Entry Fee:  $400.00 per team
Player's Fee:  $10.00 per player
Deadline:  Thursday, April 13, 2017
Season begins on Monday, May 1, 2017
 
 
 
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Zumba Gold
Dates:  April 4 - 27, 2017
Try Zumba Gold for Free on Thursday, March 30, 2017
Days:  Tuesdays and Thursdays
Time:  4:30-5:30 p.m.
Location:  Hawthorne Gymnasium
Fee:  $30.00 for the session
 
Low impact, easy to follow, Latin inspired dance fitness!  This class helps improve balance, strength and flexibility.  Certified Zumba Instructor, Chris Fredrickson teaches this upbeat class.
 
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Ladies Doubles Tennis Spring League
Days:  Wednesdays
Dates:  March 8, 15, 22, 29, April 5, 12, 19, 26, 2017
Time:  6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location:  Lakeside Recreation Facility
Fee:  $50.00 per participant
 
 
 


 

 
 
 
 
 
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