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Creasey Bicentennial Park SPLASH PAD     

 

NEW THIS YEAR:  PARTICIPANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO WEAR SHOES WHILE IN THE SPLASH PAD

THE PADDED SURFACE HAS BEEN REMOVED DUE TO WEAR AND TEAR

Capacity may be reduced to 35 for safety reasons - it is up to the discretion of the operating staff member

 

Splash Pad season is the beginning of June until Labor Day from 11am-6pm daily!

You may always visit this webpage as information is updated regularly.

Operating hours and prices are subject to change.

 

Normal operating hours are 11am - 6pm daily (weather permitting).  If weather conditions allow, the Splash Pad may be opened earlier in the day.  It is at the discretion of our park maintenance crew.  For days when there is not an attendant at the Splash Pad, you are welcome to still use it free of charge.  The water feature may be activated by holding your hand over the photo-eye on the top of the activation post.  Please inform our office if you encounter any mechanical issues: (810) 694-0101.

 

Price for using the Splash Pad is:  $2 per person Resident fee / $3 per person Non-resident fee.  The Splash Pad cannot be reserved for events or groups but if you plan to bring a large group of children, we ask that you notify our office ahead of time so that we can make sure no other group(s) are scheduled the same day.  The Splash Pad has a capacity of 45 participants at one time.  Wrist bands are available for purchase ahead of time through our office for groups or at the park for individuals.


 

The following programs are being offered this summer.

 

Registration is closed for most programs.

 

Information is left on this page as a reference.


Please visit our new online registration website for any and all programs & events from here on:

 

http://gbparks.recdesk.com

 

2016

Playgroundsummer day camp is full of exciting field trips, wild n' crazy themed days, games and much more!

Field trip costs are not included in the program registration fee.  Plan on $15-$20 per child for field trips per week.

Lunch is not provided - students must bring a sack lunch daily and a snack unless told otherwise.

(Some field trips will include lunch - please refer to the weekly schedule provided at your site).

Latchkey is available at both sites for an additional fee, please open the Latchkey Scheduling Form below for pricing information.

 

PROGRAM UPDATE

 

DUE TO THE OVERWHELMING NUMBER OF LAST MINUTE REGISTRATIONS

The Playground GBHS  WEST & Mason sites are full and closed for registration

 

 

     Program runs 6 weeks:  June 20 – July 29, 2016  (No program July 4th Correction)

Mondays - Fridays: 9am - 4pm

Two 1st-4th Grade Locations & one 5th-7th Grade Location to choose from.

Mason Elementary 1st-4th Grades & High School West [CORRECTION] 1st-4th Grades and 5th-7th Grades

 

Click the links below to download the forms

 

Playground

& Latchkey

Policies

 

with Parent Agreement Form

(We only need the last page of this Policy Packet signed & returned)

 

 

 

Latchkey

Scheduling

Form

 

You only need this if you are planning to utilize Latchkey-

If so, please fill out and return

 

Weekly Activity Schedules for Playground sites: 

 

GBHS West Elementary WEEK 6

 

GBHS Middle School WEEK 6

 

Mason WEEK 6

 

 


 

BRITISH SOCCER CAMP - Registration Closed

 

Are you ready for the British Invasion with Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp this summer in Grand Blanc?

This soccer camp is the most popular camp in North America and will run July 25 - July 29, 2016 at Creasey Bicentennial Park.   Camp is for Ages 3-18 with classes that last one hour to full day classes available.  Contact them directly to sign up at  www.challengersports.com

 

 

TetraBrazil Soccer Academy - Registration Closed

 

 

The #1 authentic Brazilian Soccer Program in the USA.  TetraBrazil Soccer Academy offers unique programs of technical development that challenge each player to raise their game to new heights.  The TetraBrazil curriculum has been designed by professional coaches to provides teams, coaches, and players with the same, expert level of training received by the top youth players in Brazil.

June 20- June 24, 2016 at Creasey Bicentennial Park.   Camp is for Ages 6-18 with classes that last three hours to full day classes available.  Contact them directly to sign up at  www.challengersports.com

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Junior League Cheer Camp!  - Registration Closed

Learn the moves, build confidence and make new friends!  Participants will have the opportunity to learn pom-pon and dance routines.  Every participants will receive a set of pom-pons.  Program to be held at Grand Blanc High School West gym and moved outdoors as weather permits.

 

 

Girls ages 6-13 years old

Programs Dates:  June 21 - July 21 (9 meetings)    Tuesdays & Thursdays       (No class July 5)

Time:  4:00 - 5:30 pm (6-9 yr olds) & 5:30 - 7:00 pm (10-13 yr olds) OLDER GROUP CANCELLED DUE TO LOW ENROLLMENT

Cost:  $76 Residents / $88 Non-residents 

 

 

 

Golf  Registration Closed

Start your summer by learning a terrific life-long sport.  This class is taught by a golf professional at Captain's Club.  High level group instruction will be offered to youth and beginning women players.  Learn the fundamentals of golf, including grip, stance, proper weight transfer and posture.  Group instruction in technique of driving, hitting hybrids, short and middle irons, chipping, pitching and putting.  Discussion on the rules and etiquette of golf covered.

Site:  Captains Club at Woodfield

          10200 Woodfield Dr., Grand Blanc

Fee:  $72 Resident / $84 Non-resident    (A minimum of 3 participants needed for any class)  (Maximum of 12 participants per class)

                                                                                                                               

Sessions

Girls  7-10 yrs
Tuesdays
June 21 - July 26
10:00 - 10:55 am
 
Co-ed   11-14 yrs Tuesdays June 21 - July 26 11:00 - 11:55 am  

Boys 7 - 10 yrs

Wednesdays  June 22 - July 27 11:00 - 11:55 am  

Women - Beginners

    & Intermediate

Wednesdays June 22 - July 27 12:00 - 12:55 pm  
Co-Ed   11 - 14 yrs Thursdays  June 23 - July 28 11:00 - 11:55 am  

Women - Beginners

    & Intermediate

Thursdays June 23 - July 28 8:00 - 8:55 am

Women - Beginners

    & Intermediate

Thursdays June 23 - July 28 6:00 - 6:55 pm

 

 

                  

            

Tennis Lessons Registration Closed

This program is your opportunity to learn the skills of the game, through drills and games.  A great opportunity to participant in a sport that can be played for a lifetime. 

All participants must furnish their own racquet and one can of new balls.  All classes meet at the Grand Blanc High School Courts.  * Freebackpack & water bottle.  Players will be evaluated in the first week and players may be moved if necessary.

Program Dates:  June 20 - July 20, 2016   *No classes July 4   (July 25-27 used as make-up dates as necessary)

Days: Monday - Wednesday

Site: GB HS Courts

Fee:   $85 - Residents

           $97 - Non-Residents

Ages: 5-Adult   

Sessions               

Youth Ages Days Times
Beg / Int 5-7 M & W 9:00 -10:00 am
Beg / Int  7-9 M & W 10:00 -11:00 am
Beg / Int 10-12 M & W 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Beg / Int 6-10 M & W 6:30 - 7:30 pm
Beginner 12-14 M, T & W 11:00 - noon
Beginner 8-12 M & W 3:00 - 4:00 pm
Intermediate 12-16 M, T & W 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Advanced 12-18 M, T & W 11:30 - 1:00 pm
Adult Beginner 18+ M & W 5:30 - 6:30 pm

            

 

 

GB Volleyball Camp REGISTRATION CLOSED

This camp will help any player improve on their volleyball skills.  All aspects of volleyball and conditioning routines will be covered.  Players of all ability levels are welcome and you can expect a very high level of instruction. All schools are welcome! 

 

Camp Dates:   June 21st - - June 23rd  (Tues, Wed, & Thurs)

Camp Times: 

         Session #1:  2nd - 6th grade  *CAMP WILL RUN  5:00 - 6:00pm

         Location:  High School East Gym (report to the main gym for the first meeting)

Cost:  $68 resident,   $80 Non Resident

            (Includes backpack & water bottle)

 

 

         Session #27th-12th Grade  *CAMP WILL RUN  6:00 - 8:00pm

         Location:  High School East Gym (report to the main gym for the first meeting)

Cost:  $79 resident,   $91 Non Resident

            (Includes backpack & water bottle)

 

 

 

 

Youth Track Program REGISTRATION CLOSED

Want to get started or have a love of youth track?  Well this is the program for you!  Our staff will give you training in: stretching, warming up, sprints, mid-distance,

distance running, and relays.

 

 

Dates:  Monday June 20 - Wednesday July 20, 2016

Days:  Mondays & Wednesdays

Time:  6:00-7:30 pm

Ages:  8-15 years (boys & girls)

Fee:   $64 Residents / $76 Non-residents

At:      Grand Blanc High School outdoor Track (football field)                                                      

 

Your skills and training will be used to compete for awards/ribbons at our end of the season Township Police Track Meet, Monday, July 18 beginning at 6pm with field games and running events immediately following. Register at the meet $1 per event or 3 for $2.  Adults, children or any combination can join in this track event.

 

 

 

 

7th-12th Grade Water Polo   - Registration Closed

We are looking for players entering 7th-12th grade to play at the HS West pool.  Program will have drills, scrimmages and games for new and experienced players.

 

 

 A make-up class has been scheduled for Wednesday, August 3

 

Dates:  June 22 - August 1 (No class July 4 & 6)

Days: Mondays & Wednesdays (8 meetings)

Time: 3:15 pm - 4:45 pm                                                                                        

Location: Grand Blanc High school West Pool                                                     

Cost: $99

 

 

 

 

Babysitter's Training Course   - Registration Closed

This course is for young people to learn the responsibilities in providing care for children.  Students learn techniques of basic childcare such as diapering, feeding, and burping an infant.  The course also covers baby-sitting responsibilities, first-aid skills, rescue breathing and professionalism.

 

Ages:  11-16 year olds

Location:  GB Parks & Recreation office - 360 E. Grand Blanc Rd. (look for the green & white sign by the railroad tracks)

Daytime Classes:  10:00-1:00 pm     June 28 & June 30 Class ended

Evening Classes:    4:30 - 7:30 pm    July 19 & July 21

Fee:  $72 residents / $84 non-residents

 

 

 

 

 

Creative Arts & Movement - Registration Closed

Enroll your current 4 or 5 year old in our summer program inspired by art and music.  Children will learn rhythm through body movements & song.  This program, led by instructors Elizabeth Langs and Tiffany Thiel, features themed weeks with activities, painting, games, songs, parachutes and more!  Activities include:  art activities, painting, games, songs, and parachutes.  Fee includes snack each day. There must be a minimum of 6 participants signed up to run each session.

 

Session A - June 20-July 29 (No class July 1 or July 4) @ GB High School WEST CANCELLED FOR LOW ENROLLMENT

Days:  Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays

Time: 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Fee:  $130 Resident / $142 Non-resident

 

Session B - June 21-July 28 @ GB High School WEST

Days:  Tuesdays & Thursdays

Time:  9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Fee:  $92 Resident / $102 Non-resident

 

 

 

 

Youth Theatre - REGISTRATION CLOSED

Off-Broadway comes to Grand Blanc!  An exciting theatre experience for boys and girls ages 8-13 years.  Auditions will be held with each participant receiving a part for this year's production in late July.  Full rehearsal schedules will be handed out weekly to inform participants of exact time to be at the school.  Participants do not need to bring anything prepared to the rehearsal. Just come dressed comfortably and be ready to be creative!  PERFORMANCE DATES ARE SCHEDULED FOR JULY 20 & 21..

Days:  Mondays - Fridays @ GB WEST High School

Time:  1:00 - 5:00 pm

Dates: June 20 - July 22 (No class July 1st or 4th)

Ages:  8 - 13 years

Cost:  $147 Residents / $159 Non-residents