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Jacksonville Fall Sports Leagues

Jacksonville Fall Sports Leagues

Adult Basketball registration is due by August 13. Cost is $35 for non-members, $30 for members of Jacksonville Community Center. League begins August 20.

Adult Softball registration is due by August 30. Cost is $450 per team. League begins September 10.

Adult Co-ed volleyball registration is due by August 30. League begins September 12. Cost is $25 per member of Jacksonville Community Center, $30 for non-members.

Flag football registration is due by August 30.  League begins September 9. Cost is $350 per team.

Adult Futsal registration is due by November 20. League begins December 3.

Cost is $350 per team.

 

For more information contact Megan Handy @ 982-4171 or mhandy@cityofjacksonville.net

Splash Zone and Friday Nite Flick

Splash Zone and Friday Nite Flick
Splash Zone in Jackson is extending its hours for a family-friendly movie at sundown July 27. Enjoy a day of splashing and an evening of cinema, with concessions availale until 9 pm. For more information call 501-982-0818.

Jacksonville celebrates Olympic Day with Paralympian Dr. Grover Evans

Jacksonville celebrates Olympic Day with Paralympian Dr. Grover Evans

Paralympic swimmer Dr. Grover Evans will be joining us as we celebrate Olympic Day at Excell Park at 10:00 am. He will be sharing his life story and the steps he took to get where he is now. He will also tell the youth about his Olympic experiences and answer questions about the Olympic Movement and its values and ideals.

Youth activities begin at 11:00 am.  Free to play!

Excell Park is located at 1500 Ray Rd., Jacksonville, AR. 72076

Corner of Ray Rd. & Southeastern Rd.

For more information call (501) 982-0818.   

Youth, Adult Flag Football Leagues

Youth, Adult Flag Football Leagues

Youth Flag football registration is June 1st- July 7th. Girls & Boys ages 6-14 years old. Cost is $50 per player. Fee includes jersey. Draft is July 7th at 10:30am at Dupree Park. League begins September 9th.

Coaches Meeting June 28th at 6:30pm at the Jacksonville Community Center.

Adult Flag Football registration is July 1st -August 23rd. 7 on 7 with up to 12 on the roster. Play every Sunday afternoon starting at 2pm. Cost is $350 per team.

Coaches Meeting August 23rd at 6:30pm at the Jacksonville Community Center.

For more information contact Megan Handy @ 982-4171 or mhandy@cityofjacksonville.net

3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Pool Side Cutie Contest

3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Pool Side Cutie Contest

 

3rd Annual Mr. & Miss Pool Side Cutie Contest

Splash Zone (if rain, Community Center)

201 Martin St., Jacksonville

Saturday, June 23, 2012

9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Check in begins at 8:30 a.m.

The Contest is for girls and boys ages 12 months to 5 years old. Entry fee is $15 per child. Admission is $1 per person. Certificates will be awarded to each child. Entry forms can be found at Jacksonville Community Center, Martin Street Youth Center, Splash Zone, Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce, and on line at www.cityofjacksonville.net. For more information call Mary @ (501) 912-9422. Date, time, & location subject to change.

MTTC Summer Camp 2012 - Arts, Crafts, History, and Fun!

Held each Wednesday starting  June 20 – July 18, Mosaic Templars Cultural Center (MTTC) is hosting a free, 4-week summer camp full of arts, crafts, history, and fun. Camp is open to all youth ages 5-11. All camps will also end with Let’s Move Fitness competitions, prizes, and snacks. Pre-Registration/Check-in is required for each camp. Yes, it’s FREE!

When: June 20 – July 18
Where: Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, 501 W. Ninth Street, Little Rock, AR 72201
Registration/Check-In: 9:30 a.m.
Camp Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Camp Schedule
June 20:

Gee, What’s Ge?
Experience what it’s like to work with plaster. Create a model of your own hand!

June 27:
Freedom Summer
Have you ever had a best friend? Hear a story about two boys experiencing change in the segregated South.

Little Miss Kickball League

Little Miss Kickball League

Remember playing kickball at recess when you were younger? Youth kickball has been played on playgrounds for many years and it’s making a comeback. Jacksonville Parks & Recreation is starting a Kickball League for Girls ages 6-12 yrs old. This new program will be great for exercise, meeting new friends, being active and having lots of fun.  Sign up by June 12th, Season begins June 26th, $50 per child. Register at the Jacksonville Community Center. Date, time, & location subject to change.

For more information contact Megan Handy @ 982-4171 or visit www.cityofjacksonville.net.