Youth Programs

From basketball to ballet, there’s so much for kids to do at Hempfield recCenter! Plus, we’re always adding new programs, so check back often to see what’s happening.

Summer Playground 2020

At this time, you can complete the Summer Playground application and mail it to us. We will not charge your card until we have a firm open date. If the open date exceeds our previously set June 15 date, we will contact you with options. And if you send the application to us before May 22nd, you will receive the promotional pricing.

View/Print 2020 Summer Playground Registration Form

Summer Playground ages 6–13
It’s our 42nd year!
Offered for eight weeks during summer break.

Supervised program is held at four local parks:
Amos Herr Park – East Hempfield Township,
Silver Spring Park – West Hempfield Township,
Mountville Community Park and
East Petersburg Community Park.

This popular program offers supervised outdoor play, games, sports, and *optional field trips and pool parties.

FEE $135YM / $155R / $190NR. Early Registration deadline is 5/22. After 5/22 additional $10 fee.

*FIELD TRIPS Children must be registered for Summer Playground in order to register for field trips.

For more information, contact Cristine Maser, Program Director, at cmaser@hempfieldrec.com or 898¬3102, ext. 139.

AT THIS TIME – Registration opens April 1st. Forms (can be printed from our website) but must be completed and emailed to cmaser@hempfieldrec.com or mailed. No phone or online registrations.

Mail to: Hempfield recCenter
950 Church St
Landisville PA 17538 

*Jun 15–Aug 7 M–F 9:00 am–3:30 pm at four local parks
NOTE: We are monitoring the news which may affect our start and end dates.

Summer Employment Opportunity – Perfect for Education Majors!
Love kids? Love being outside and active? Want to make some money and gain valuable experience over the summer? If you answered yes to these questions, apply to join our Summer Playground Team! Applications are listed on our website. Submit your application today to Cristine Maser at cmaser@hempfieldrec.com.  

Register for Hempfield Coed Intro to Lacrosse Camp ages 6–12

NEW! Hempfield Coed Intro to Lacrosse Camp ages 6–12

YM Lead by Hempfield high school coach Jeff Davis; this camp is an excellent introduction to the sport of lacrosse! Soft balls and sticks will be used. No other equipment is needed. Skills such as throwing, catching, ground ball pickup, shooting and defense will be taught and small-sided games will be played. Church St field.

Church St Field
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jul 27–Jul 30 M–Th 6:00–7:30 pm #187012 $55M/$65NM
Register for Girls Lacrosse Development Camp grades 2–8

NEW! Hempfield Girls Lacrosse Development Camp grades 2–8

YM This instructional camp is designed for the beginner/intermediate player looking to gain more experience. 

Players will learn and develop their stick work skills, shooting, offensive/defensive strategies, and concepts of the game. You will have an opportunity to train with Claudia Ovchinnikoffc, current Head Varsity Girls Lacrosse Coach at Hempfield High School. She is also a former U.S. Women’s Elite team member, former Division I Offensive Player of the Year and former Assistant Coach at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

Proper equipment is required (girls lacrosse stick, goggles, and mouthguard). A limited number of sticks and goggles are available to borrow. Contact Claudia (claudia@fullforcelacrosse.com) to reserve one.

Girls Grades 2–4
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jul 20–Jul 23 M-Th 9:00–10:00 am #188001 $60M/$70NM
Girls Grades 5–6
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jul 20–Jul 23 M-Th 10:00–11:30 am #188003 $80M/$90NM
Girls Grades 7–8
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jul 20–Jul 23 M-Th 11:30am–1:00 pm #188005 $100M/$110NM
Register for Youth Free Weight Orientation ages 11–15

Youth Free Weight Orientation ages 11–15

This three-week program teaches youth how to properly use the equipment in the recCenter cardio and weight training areas. Even 11 and 12-year-olds who work out with an adult will be more self-sufficient and know how to exercise safely. Participants should wear exercise clothing and sneakers.

Trainer: Dan Cless; Fitness Center weight room

Fitness Center Weight Room
Date Day Time Code Price
May 9–May 23 Sa 11:00 am–12:00 pm #187575 $45
Jun 13–Jul 27 Sa 11:00 am–12:00 pm #187577 $45
Register for Hempfield Track & Field Camp ages 8–14

Hempfield Track & Field Camp ages 8–14

YM Lead by coach Curt Rogers, during this week-long evening camp, participants will learn and practice track and field basics including sprints, distance, hurdles, throws and jumps. Held at Hempfield high school track.

Hempfield High School Track
Date Day Time Code price member/nonmember
Jun 1–Jun 4 M-Th 6:00–8:00 pm #187782 $65M/$75NM
Register for Four Seasons Jr. Golf Clinic ages 10–17

Four Seasons Jr. Golf Clinic ages 10–17

YM Instructor: William Gately, Certified U.S. Kids Golf Coach.

Golfers will benefit from a group clinic specific to that day’s fun skill contests. At 10:30 am, golfers will begin teeing off until noon, starting with the oldest kids. Golfers will participate in on-course contests throughout the season that ends on Aug. 4 with a tournament that includes trophies and certificates.

Sign up fast—this program is capped at 60 participants. Four Seasons Golf Club, 949 Church St., Landisville.

Four Seasons Golf Club
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jun 16–Aug 4 Tu 9:15 am–12:00 pm #186786 $170M$180NM
Register for Four Seasons Short Tees Golf Clinic ages 5-9

Four Seasons Short Tees Golf Clinic ages 5-9

YM Instructor: William Gately, Certified U.S. Kids Golf Coach

A one-hour, age-appropriate clinic that demonstrates golf mechanics and fundamentals in a three-level program. Students will be given
the chance to play a scaled-down version of the Four Seasons Golf Course.

Held at Four Seasons Golf Club, 949 Church St.

Four Seasons Golf Club
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jun 16–Aug 4 Tu 1:00–2:00 pm #186783 $140M/$150NM
Register for Speed and Agility Training ages 13–18

Speed and Agility Training ages 13–18

Designed to make the youth athlete more efficient, explosive and powerful in their movements for tennis or any sport that you play. Bob Koenig, NSPA Certified Speed and Agility Coach will target specific areas of footwork such as, deceleration, stability, mobility, acceleration, reaction time, and lateral movement. Gym A

Private instruction is also available upon request. Contact Bob Koenig at 717-808-4878 to schedule your sessions.

Gym A
Date Day Time Code Price
May 18–Jun 11 M & W 6:00–7:00 pm #187562 $120
Register for Youth Yoga

Youth Yoga ages 4–12

Children will learn yoga poses, breathing, and relaxation exercises which cultivate a calm mind, increase strength and flexibility, improve gross- and fine-motor skills, improve concentration, and give children the tools to manage stress.

Games, stories, and music will be incorporated into this fun-filled, non-competitive class. Each class will end with relaxation. Children should bring their own mat to class.

Instructor: Madhuri Sirdeshpande is a certified child yoga instructor and former preschool teacher.

Dance studio.

Dance Studio
Date Day Time Code Price
Jun 6–Jul 25 Sa 10:30–11:15 am #187695 $80M/$100NM
Register for Hip Hop

Hip Hop ages 7+

YM High-energy dance moves and steps to today’s popular music.

Ages 7+
Date Day Time Code Price
Jun 9–Jun 30 Tu 6:30–7:15 pm #187041 $34M/$39NM
Jul 14–Aug 4 Tu 6:30–7:15 pm #187045 $34M/$39NM
Register for Youth Ballet ages 7+

Youth Ballet ages 7+

YM Learn this classical dance performed with grace, precision of movement, flexibility and technique.

Ballet shoes and tights are required.

Summer Session
Date Day Time Code Price
Jun 9–Jun 30 Tu 7:15–8:00 pm #187034 $34M/$39NM
Jul 14–Aug 4 Tu 7:15–8:00 pm #187037 $34M/$39NM
Register for Youth Outdoor Volleyball Clinic

Youth Outdoor Volleyball Clinic ages 9–15

YM Coach Gary Dimm leads this week-long volleyball camp that includes instruction on how the game is played, basic skills, as well as daily game play. Campers are grouped by their ability and knowledge of the game. During bad weather, the lesson will be held indoors, in the evening—please check our website for updates.

Summer Session
Date Day Time Code Price
Jun 15–Jun 19 M–F 9:30–11:30 am #186781 $65M/$75NM
Register for Coed Flag Football

Coed Flag Football ages 6–12

YM  Players will learn the fundamentals of the sport in this no-touch league. All kids are given the opportunity to experience all of the positions on the field. Each team will practice/scrimmage for 90 minutes each week. Sundays only, between the hours of noon and 6:00 pm.

Volunteer coaches are needed.

Registration is mandatory and space is limited.
Registration forms are available on our website and at the front desk. 

Ages 6–8 & Ages 9–12

Contact Cristine Maser for additional details: cmaser@hempfieldrec.com or 717-898-3102 ext. 139
Forms can be mailed or emailed at this time.

Ages 6–8
Date Day Time Code Price
Aug 23–Oct 18 Su 12:00–6:00 pm #186788 $79M$89NM
Ages 9–12
Date Day Time Code Price
Aug 23–Oct 18 Su 12:00–6:00 pm #186790 $79M$89NM
Register for CrunchTime Hoops Beginner/Intermediate Training Camp

CrunchTime Hoops Beginner/Intermediate Training Clinic grades 1–6

Charlie Parker, an All American and Hall of Fame inductee for the Millersville University Basketball Program, and a former professional basketball player in European leagues and the NBA G-League offers two summer sessions of skill development camps to players of all skill levels. Players will participate in drills involving ball handling, footwork, scoring, passing, defense, and shooting techniques that will provide them a foundation to build upon and continue to raise their level of play in the years to come. Competitive drills and games will add to the excitement level of each camp and the overall experience for all participants.   

Coed Grades 1 – 6
Date Day Time Code Price
Jun 15–Jun 19 M–F 1:00–3:00 pm #187071 $125M/$135NM
Jul 13–Jul 15 M-W 1:00–3:00 pm #187073 $75M/$85NM
Register for CrunchTime Hoops Advanced Training Camp

CrunchTime Hoops Advanced Training Camp

An elite skills development camp for middle school and high school players. Players will be pushed to improve their ball handling, footwork, finishing at the basket, passing, shooting, and defense! Players will compete to enhance situational awareness and decision making on the basketball court. This camp is all about hard work and dedication. Each participant will have an opportunity to sharpen their skills, learn new tools that can be used in 5 on 5 play, and improve their all-around game. Competitive drills and games will add to the excitement level of each camp and the overall experience for all participants.

Grades 6–9
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jun 22–Jun 25 M-Th 9:00am–12:00 pm #187081 $190M/$200NM
High School JV/Varsity Players
Date Day Time Code Price member/nonmember
Jun 22–Jun 25 M-Th 1:00–4:00 pm #187083 $190M/$200NM

Boxing Classes ages 8+

E.P. Brown of FRS Sports Athletics is offering beginner to pro boxing classes that teach the technical
aspects of boxing along with ways you can incorporate this invigorating sport into your workout routine.

Gloves are provided. Hand wraps are recommended and will be available for purchase.

Sessions offered by appt. only – ages 8+

  Members: $25/½ hr or $40/hr (one-on-one training)

  Nonmembers: $35/½ hr or $55/hr (one-on-one training)

  Group Rates (3 people max): $45/½ hr or $75/hr

One-on One Package Deals 

Beginner Package  $45

  Week 1 one 15-min session

  Week 2 one 15-min session

  Week 3 one 20-min session

  Week 4 one 25-min session

Advanced Package  $110

  Week 1 one 45-min session

  Week 2 one 45-min session

  Week 3 one 45-min session

  Week 4 one 45-min session

Pro Package  $160

  Week 1 one 1-hr session or two 30-min sessions

  Week 2 one 1-hr session or two 30-min sessions

  Week 3 one 1-hr session or two 30-min sessions

  Week 4 two 45-min sessions

Contact E.P. Brown to schedule your session
epbrown@frssports@icloud.com or 717-209-2951

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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