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OFFICE: 900 S. MARSHALL AVE, MARSHALL, MI (269)-781-5166 / WEATHERLINE: (269)-558-0355 WWW.MARSHALLREC.COM MAIL: 323 W. MICHIGAN AVE. MARSHALL, MI 49068

2018 SPRING & SUMMER PROGRAM GUIDE “LIKE” US ON FACEBOOK: WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/MARSHALLRECREATIONDEPT


YOUTH SPORTS QUICK START TENNIS 1ST-8TH GRADE @ MARSHALL HIGH SCHOOL MONDAY-THURSDAY JULY 9-20 (FRIDAY RAIN MAKE-UP DAY) FIRST & SECOND GRADE: 5:30-6:15 PM THIRD-EIGHTH GRADE: 6:30-7:15 PM

FLAG FOOTBALL K-6TH GRADE @ MARSHALL ATHLETIC FIELDS GAMES PLAYED ON THURSDAY EVENINGS FOUR GAME SEASONS SPRING SEASON: APRIL 26-MAY 17 $42 CITY OF MARSHALL / $52 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM APRIL 12 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY APRIL 6 SUMMER SEASON: JULY 26-AUGUST 16 $42 CITY OF MARSHALL / $52 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM JULY 12 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY JULY 6 YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL GAMES WILL BE PLAYED AT THE MARSHALL ATHLETIC FIELDS AND WILL TAKE PLACE ON SUNDAY AFTERNOONS. PLAYERS WILL RECEIVE A JERSEY IF REGISTERED BY THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE. COACHES NEEDED!

T-BALL K-1ST GRADE GAMES PLAYED ON FRIDAY EVENINGS FIRST GAME MAY 18 $34 CITY OF MARSHALL / $45 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM APRIL 19 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY APRIL 13

$33 CITY OF MARSHALL / $44 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM JUNE 28 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY JUNE 22

WEATHERLINE: 269-558-0355

COACHES ALWAYS NEEDED! CALL

269-7815166

FOR DETAILS

THE QUICK START TENNIS FORMAT DESIGNED BY THE USTA HAS BEEN IMPLEMENTED TO GIVE YOUNGER KIDS MORE OPPORTUNITY TO PLAY AND SUCCEED. PLAYERS NEED TO BRING THEIR OWN YOUTH TEAM RACQUET, A CAN OF BALLS, AND A BOTTLE OF SPONSORSHIPS: WATER.

JR. GOLF CAMP AGES 7-16 YEARS @ MARSHALL COUNTRY CLUB $15 CITY OF MARSHALL / $20 ALL OTHERS JUNE 19, 20, & 21 VISIT MARSHALLREC.COM FOR MORE INFO!

1 TEAM: $110 2 TEAMS: $200 3 TEAMS: $290

ALL PROGRAM DATES & TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE

JR. BASEBALL & SOFTBALL PRACTICES BEGIN WEEK OF APRIL 30 FIRST GAMES BEGIN WEEK OF MAY 14 $38 CITY OF MARSHALL / $50 ALL OTHERS

REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM APRIL 19 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY APRIL 13 BASEBALL: ROOKIE LEAGUE (1ST-3RD GRADE): GAMES ON TUES & THURS EVENINGS MINOR LEAGUE (3RD-5TH GRADE): GAMES ON MON & WED EVENINGS MAJOR LEAGUE (5TH-8TH GRADE): GAMES ON MON & WED EVENINGS

SOFTBALL:

1ST-8TH GRADE (LEAGUES DIVIDED BY GRADES) GAMES ON TUES & THURS EVENINGS FREE DROP-IN PRACTICE: APRIL 24 4:30-6:30 PM @ MARSHALL ATHLETIC FIELDS PITCHING MACHINE WILL BE AVAILABLE


LIL’ SCIENTISTS AGES 3 YEARS-K @ REC DEPARTMENT TUESDAYS: APRIL 10-MAY 8 5:30 PM TO 6:15 PM $43 CITY OF MARSHALL $54 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM APRIL 5 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY MARCH 30 WE WILL EXPLORE, DISCOVER, & EXPERIMENT IN OUR LIL’ SCIENTISTS PROGRAM! PRESCHOOLERS AND THEIR PARENTS WILL LEARN BASIC SCIENCE CONCEPTS IN HANDS-ON CLASSES. WE WILL LEARN ABOUT PLANTS, COLORS, REACTIONS, MAGNETS, LIGHTS & MIRRORS, AND MUCH MORE!

LIL’ SLUGGERS AGES 3 YEARS-K @ MARSHALL MIDDLE SCHOOL TUESDAYS: MAY 22-JUNE 19 OR THURSDAYS: MAY 24-JUNE 21 3-4 YEARS: 5:30-6:15 PM 4 YEARS-K: 6:30-7:15 PM $45 CITY OF MARSHALL $56 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM MAY 3 SAVE $10 IF REGISISTERED BY APRIL 27 THIS CLINIC STYLE PROGRAM INTRODUCES T-BALL IN A FUN, ENVIRONMENT. LIL’ SLUGGERS PARTNER WITH PARENTS AS THEY LEARN AND PRACTICE SKILLS FOR SUCCESS. EACH LIL’ SLUGGER RECEIVES THEIR OWN BAT AND BALL.

LIL’ KID PROGRAMS LIL’ LIL’SCIENTISTS MYTES AGES 3 YEARS-K @ MARSHALL HIGH SCHOOL $41 CITY OF MARSHALL $52 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM JUNE 21 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY JUNE 15 LIL’ MYTES 1: 3-4 YEARS / 9-9:45 AM 1A: TUES, JULY 10-AUGUST 7 1B: THURS, JULY 12-AUGUST 9 LIL’ MYTES 2: 4 YEARS-K / 10-10:45 AM 2A: TUES, JULY 10-AUGUST 7 2B: THURS, JULY 12-AUGUST 9 CLINICS INTRODUCE THE EXCITING GAME OF TENNIS TO YOUNG CHILDREN. ‘MYTES’ WILL BECOME FAMILIAR WITH HOLDING AND SWINGING THE RAQUET. EACH MYTE RECEIVES THEIR OWN RAQUET.

LIL’ TRACKSTERS AGES 3 YEARS-K @ HUGHES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL MONDAYS JULY 23-AUGUST 20 3-4 YEAR OLDS: 9-9:45 AM 4 YEARS-K: 10-10:45 $35 CITY OF MARSHALL $45 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM JULY 12 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY JULY 6 OUR LIL’ TRACKSTERS PROGRAM INTRODUCES KIDS TO TRACK AND FIELD ACTIVITIES! THIS FIVE-WEEK PROGRAM WILL CONSIST OF FUN GAMES AND INSTRUCTIONAL ACTIVITIES, AND WILL FEATURE A TRACK MEET DURING THE LAST CLASS!


ARCHERY

BUILDER’S FAIR K-5TH GRADE @ REC DEPT. 1:30 PM—5:30 PM ON EARLY RELEASE DAY: MAY 1 REGISTRATIONS ENDS 5PM APRIL 26 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY APRIL 20 $28 CITY OF MARSHALL / $36 ALL OTHERS PARTICIPANTS WILL LEARN ABOUT INVENTIONS AND ARCHITECTURE, BUILD WITH LEGOS AND CREATE THEIR OWN WHATCHAMACALLIT OUT OF OUR CRAFT POOL. THERE WILL BE GAMES, TIME FOR CONSTRUCTING CREATIONS, AND SNACK TIME!

BEGINNER ARCHERY CLASS @ REC DEPT 5:30PM—6:30PM INTERMEDIATE ARCHERY CLASS 6:30PM-7:30PM APRIL 18 -MAY 9: 4 SESSIONS REGISTRATION ENDS 5PM ON APRIL 12 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY APRIL 6 $45 CITY OF MARSHALL/ $55 ALL OTHERS DISCOVER THE SPORT OF ARCHERY THROUGH INSTRUCTION AND GAMES. THIS 4 WEEK CLASS WILL COVER SAFETY, USE OF EQUIPMENT, AND PRACTICING THE LIFELONG SKILL OF ARCHERY.

YOUTH PROGRAMS SPRING BREAK DAY CAMP K-5TH GRADE @ REC DEPT. APRIL 3-5 / 8 AM-5 PM REGISTRATION ENDS 5 PM MARCH 29 SAVE $10 IF REGISTERED BY MARCH 23 $31 CITY OF MARSHALL / $41 ALL OTHERS PARTICIPANTS WILL ENJOY A VARIETY OF GAMES, CRAFTS, AND OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES! EACH DAY WE WILL BE VENTURING OFF TO A NEW, COOL PLACE. PICK YOUR FAVORITE, OR SIGN UP FOR ALL THREE DAYS. SNACK IS PROVIDED EACH DAY. PLEASE BRING A LUNCH. VISIT WWW.MARSHALLREC.COM FOR MORE DETAILS ON EACH DAY OF SPRING BREAK CAMP.

scholarships:

YOUR CHILD (K THROUGH EIGHTH GRADE) MAY QUALIFY FOR ASSISTANCE THROUGH MARSHALL REC’S SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM! TO FIND OUT SCHOLARSHIP ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FILL OUT THE FORM IN OUR OFFICE OR CALL 269-781-5166.

SUMMER FUN PLAYGROUND AGES K-6TH GRADE COMPLETED IN 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR @ HUGHES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STARTS JUNE 18—AUGUST 24 / MONDAY-FRIDAY 10 AM-4 PM $51 PER WEEK CITY OF MARSHALL RESIDENT / $65 ALL OTHERS REGISTRATION ENDS FRIDAY PRIOR TO THE COMING WEEK REGISTER BY 5 PM THE THURSDAY PRIOR AND SAVE $10 REGISTRATION OPEN APRIL 1 AT PLAYGROUND, WE HAVE FUN! WE PROVIDE A SAFE ATMOSPHERE THAT PROMOTES IMAGINATION, CREATIVITY, & CONNECTION WITH PEERS. STUDENTS WILL ALSO BENEFIT FROM THE PHYSICAL FITNESS ASPECTS OF THE PROGRAM & PARTICIPATE IN COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT THROUGH VOLUNTEERISM. FIELD TRIPS, GAMES, CRAFTS & ACTIVITIES EACH WEEK!


SLOW PITCH SOFTBALL

SPRING SAND VOLLEYBALL GAMES HELD @ MARSHALL ATHLETIC FIELD COURTS LEAGUES BEGIN: SUNDAY COED 6’S: MAY 6 MONDAY WOMEN’S 4’S: MAY 7 TUESDAY COED 4’S: MAY 8

GAMES HELD @ MARSHALL ATHLETIC FIELDS SINGLE GAME LEAGUES BEGIN MAY 6 DOUBLE HEADER LEAGUES BEGIN JUNE 3 PRICES INCLUDE REFUNDABLE $48 FORFEIT FEE PLAYER FEES DUE PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION TEAM MANAGERS MEETING IS APRIL 24

$75 TEAM FEE DUE BY APRIL 19 PLAYER FEES: $14 CITY OF MARSHALL / $20 ALL OTHERS PLAYER FEES DUE PRIOR TO PARTICIPATION.

SUNDAY MEN’S DOUBLE HEADER: $323 SUNDAY MEN’S SINGLE GAME: $298 MONDAY MEN’S DOUBLE HEADER: $323 MONDAY MEN’S SINGLE GAME: $298 TUESDAY COED SINGLE GAME: $298 WEDNESDAY WOMEN’S SINGLE GAME: $298 *NEW* SHORT SEASONS (6 GAMES) WEDNESDAY WOMEN’S SINGLE GAME: $173 FRIDAY COED SINGLE GAME: $173

SUMMER SAND VOLLEYBALL BEGINS MID-JULY.

ATHLETIC FIELD RENTALS TOURNAMENTS $100 DEPOSIT $100 PER FIELD / PER DAY PRACTICES: $10 PER HOUR GAMES: $25 PER GAME

SANCTIONED TOURNAMENTS $100 DEPOSIT $125 PER FIELD / PER DAY

ADULT PROGRAMS

WATERCRAFT RENTALS CANOE / KAYAK / TUBE BEFORE MEMORIAL DAY & AFTER LABOR DAY: $15 PER KAYAK, $20 PER CANOE, $10 TUBE

SUMMER SEASON: $20 PER KAYAK, $25 PER CANOE, $10 TUBE RENTAL HOURS: MONDAY-FRIDAY: 9 AM-4 PM SATURDAY & SUNDAY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY RENTALS ARE CHARGED PER DAY (NOT HOUR-BASED) TO ALLOW FOR FUN & RELAXATION ON THE KALAMAZOO RIVER. IF NEEDED, A $10 VESSEL TRANSPORTATION FEE CAN BE CHARGED. FEES MUST BE PAID IN ADVANCE. CANOES ARE TWO-SEATED.

GROUP RENTALS ASK US ABOUT OUR GROUP RATES!


SPECIAL EVENTS DAY TRIP TO HIDDEN LAKE GARDENS FRIDAY, JUNE 1 FOR AGES 60 AND UP JOIN US AS WE KICK-OFF THE SUMMER SEASON BY VISITING HIDDEN LAKE GARDENS NESTLED IN A LITTLE SOUTHERN MICHIGAN TOWN CALLED TIPTON. HIDDEN LAKE GARDENS IS A 755-ACRE ARBORETUM & BOTANICAL GARDEN WITH COLLECTIONS OF RARE CONIFERS, HOSTAS & BONSAI. FOR MORE DETAILS CALL OUR OFFICE, (269) 781-5166. IN PARTNERSHIP WITH HERITAGE COMMONS AND THE FORKS SENIOR CENTER.

FREE! FISH N’ FLOAT SATURDAY, JUNE 9 @ STUARTS LANDING

COME KICK OFF SUMMER WITH A FREE FAMILY FUN DAY FEATURING OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES FOR PEOPLE OF ALL AGES! FISHING DERBY CASTING CONTEST ARCHERY CANOES & KAYAKS HOT DOGS AND MORE

staff: JUSTIN MILLER, RECREATION SUPERINTENDENT JMILLER@CITYOFMARSHALL.COM JESSICA BAIER, PROGRAM COORDINATOR JBAIER@CITYOFMARSHALL.COM CALEB CHAPMAN, ASST. PROGRAM COORDINATOR CCHAPMAN@CITYOFMARSHALL.COM

COMING THIS FALL: OUTDOOR ADVENTURE CLUB ADULT FALL SOFTBALL HAUNTED TRAIL LIL’ ARTISTS AND MORE!

Marshall Rec 2018 Spring/Summer program guide  
Marshall Rec 2018 Spring/Summer program guide  
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