Sports Camps

Jr Baseball Camp
Young players receive an introduction to America’s favorite pastime. Fundamentals stressed with emphasis on fun. Must be four years old by start of camp. Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up day.
Ages 4-6
163001-01    M-Th    9:00A-10:15A    6/5-6/8    SC    $47/$52NR
163001-02    M-Th    10:30A-11:45A    6/5-6/8    SC    $47/$52NR
163001-03    M-Th    9:00A-10:15A    6/12-6/15    SC    $47/$52NR
163001-04    M-Th    10:30A-11:45A    6/12-6/15    SC    $47/$52NR
163001-05    M-Th    9:00A-10:15A    6/19-6/22    SC    $47/$52NR
163001-06    M-Th    10:30A-11:45A    6/19-6/22    SC    $47/$52NR

Baseball Camp
This camp focuses on hitting, fielding, pitching, bunting, base running and having fun. The camp is directed by Mark Chonko. Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up day.
Ages 6-14
163002-01    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/5-6/8    SC    $79/$99NR

KCSC Baseball Camp
Taught by the professional training staff from Kansas City Sports Club. These camps reinforce the fundamentals of baseball while concentrating on hitting, fielding, and base running. Scrimmage on the last day of camp. Participants should bring their own glove. Thursday and Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up days. 
Ages 7-12
163003-01    Tu-Th    9:00A-12:00P    5/30-6/1    SC    $64/$80NR
163003-02    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/12-6/15    SC    $85/$106NR
163003-04    M-W    9:00A-12:00P    7/31-8/2    SC    $64/$80NR

KCSC Advanced Baseball Camp
Advanced camp for the advanced or upper level baseball players - they will focus on the mechanics of hitting and pitching while learning strategy and situational play. Scrimmage the last day of camp. Participants should bring their own glove. Thursday and Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up days.
Ages 9-14
163003-03    M-W    1:00P-4:00P    6/5-6/7    SC    $80/$100NR

Baseball Hitting Clinics
Want a higher batting average? Campers receive individual instruction on proper stance, body position, and the mechanics of a swing. Mark Chonko directs. Friday reserved as an inclement weather make-up day.
Ages 7-9
163008-01    M-Th    1:00P-1:55P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR
163008-04    M-Th    9:00A-9:55A    6/12-6/15    SC    $55/$69NR

Ages 9-11
163008-02    M-Th    2:00P-2:55P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR
163008-05    M-Th    10:00A-10:55A    6/12-6/15    SC    $55/$69NR

Ages 10-14
163008-03    M-Th    3:00P-3:55P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR
163008-06    M-Th    11:00A-11:55A    6/12-6/15    SC    $55/$69NR


Christie Ambrosi Softball Camp/Clinics
Learn from Olympic gold medalist Christie Ambrosi as she shares her knowledge of the sport. The BV alum was named First Team All-American after helping UCLA win the 1999 NCAA Softball National Championship. With 15+ years of experience teaching camps, clinics and private lessons, you’ll get the best advice around. 

Softball Camp
Instruction on the fundamentals. Bring a glove; other equipment provided. Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up day.
Ages 7-14
163058-01    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/5-6/8    SC    $59/$74NR

Softball Pitching Clinics
Bring your own catcher - no exceptions. Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up day.
Ages 9-11
163060-03    M-Th    12:30P-1:30P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR
Ages 11-18
163060-04    M-Th    12:30P-1:30P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR

Softball Hitting Clinics
Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up day.
Ages 9-11
163060-01    M-Th    1:30P-2:30P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR
Ages 11-18
163060-02    M-Th    1:30P-2:30P    6/5-6/8    SC    $55/$69NR

Basketball Camp - Boys
Covers all aspects of the game while stressing the importance of team play and fundamentals. Individual instruction 
includes shooting, passing, defense, offense, and strategy. Bring a basketball. Jeff Walton instructs.
Boys ages 7-14
163033-01    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/12-6/15    RC    $85/$106NR
163033-02    M-Th    1:00P-4:00P    6/12-6/15    RC    $85/$106NR

Basketball Camp - Girls
This camp is for girls basketball players that want to improve their basketball skills. The camp will be instructed by Rick Rhodes, head basketball coach at Blue Valley Southwest High School. Drills will focus on shooting, passing, dribbling and player development. Bring a ball with your family’s name on it. Players will be divided up by age and skill level.
Girls ages 7-14
163034-01    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/26-6/29    RC    $80/$100NR

Coed Summer Skills Basketball Camp
All aspects of the game are covered through fun, interactive drills. Lowered goals will be used for the younger age group. All ability levels will be welcome. Lakewood Middle School’s Mike Harvey instructs. Bring a basketball with your name on it. Players will be divided by age and skill level.
Ages 7-14
163037-01    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/19-6/22    RC    $80/$100NR
163037-02    M-Th    1:00P-4:00P    6/19-6/22    RC    $80/$100NR

Coed Shoot Around Basketball Camp
All basics are covered including defense, dribbling, passing, and shooting in this coed basketball camp. Participants will compete in fundamental-based drills, along with scrimmages. Bring a basketball with your name on it. Players will be 
divided by age and skill level. Lakewood Middle School’s Mike Harvey instructs.
Ages 7-14
163037-03    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    7/10-7/13    RC    $80/$100NR
163037-04    M-Th    1:00P-4:00P    7/10-7/13    RC    $80/$100NR

Volleyball Camp
Stresses the fundamentals of passing, setting, blocking, and team strategy. Excellent preparation for middle and high school programs. Varsity Head Coach, Tom Symons, along with Blue Valley Southwest HS players will instruct.
Ages 9-14
175002-01    M-Th    9:00A-11:30A    7/17-7/20    RC    $70/$87NR
175002-02    M-Th    12:30P-3:00P    7/17-7/20    RC    $70/$87NR

Volleyball Skills Camp-Setters & Hitters
Skills specific to setting and hitting covered. Fundamentals, strategy, placement and timing will be covered. MAVS Volleyball Club coaches instructs.
Ages 11-14
175002-03    T-Th    9:00A-11:30A    5/30-6/1    RC    $60/$75NR
175002-04    T-Th    12:30P-3:00P    5/30-6/1    RC    $60/$75NR

Beginner Fencing Camp
For the absolute beginner, no experience necessary. Fencing helps to develop the physical skills of agility, strength, speed, and discipline, while teaching critical thinking and problem solving skills. Internationally competitive coaches instruct. All equipment provided. Visit www.kcfencing.org for info. Offered in partnership with Kansas City Fencing Center.
Ages 6-9
163046-01    M-F    1:00P-3:00P    6/12-6/16    KCFC    $100/$125NR
163046-02    M-F    1:00P-3:00P    7/17-7/21    KCFC    $100/$125NR
Ages 10-13
163046-05    M-F    9:00A-12:00P    6/12-6/16    KCFC    $125/$156NR
163046-06    M-F    9:00A-12:00P    7/17-7/21    KCFC    $125/$156NR

Dodgeball Camp
Develop agility, speed, awareness, and problem solving skills applicable to all sports. Work on throwing mechanics, hand-eye coordination, blocking, and dodging. Offered in partnership with Kansas City Fencing Center. 
Ages 6-12
163046-10    M-F    1:00P-3:00P    6/5-6/9    KCFC    $100/$125NR
Ages 8-14
163046-11    M-F    1:00P-3:00P    6/26-6/30    KCFC    $100/$125NR
Ages 10-16
163046-12    M-F    1:00P-3:00P    7/24-7/28    KCFC    $100/$125NR

Soccer Camp
Learn skills and strategies needed to enjoy this popular sport. Campers receive a personal skills evaluation. Friday reserved as inclement weather make-up day. Soccer balls provided. Former KC Comets member Tim Clark directs.
Ages 5-14
163054-01    M-Th    8:30A-11:00A    7/10-7/13    SC    $75/$94NR
163054-02    M-Th    8:30A-11:00A    7/17-7/20    SC    $75/$94NR
163054-03    M-Th    8:30A-11:00A    7/24-7/27    SC    $75/$94NR

Wrestling Camp
The novice wrestler learns the sport and improves skills by learning technique, performing drills, and live wrestling. No equipment needed. Participants should wear appropriate gym clothes to the camp. Instructed by Cody Parks, Blue Valley Southwest HS varsity coach.
Ages 6-18
163089-01    M-Th    9:30A-11:30A    7/10-7/13    TBA    $100

Kidz Golf Camp - Beginner
For all kids interested in Golf! Designed around FUN, kids will learn the basic concepts of golf - putting, chipping, pitching and full swing. We make sure kids learn by playing games and moving to multiple stations each day. Max 12 per class. Offered in partnership with St. Andrews Club and Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Course.
Ages 7-14
163048-01    M-F    1:00P-2:15P    6/12-6/16    OPGC    $140
163048-02    M-F    1:00P-2:15P    6/26-6/30    SAGC    $140
163048-03    M-F    1:00P-2:15P    7/10-7/14    OPGC    $140
163048-04    M-F    1:00P-2:15P    7/24-7/28    SAGC    $140

OP Junior Golf Camp – Intermediate
JB Kim, certified PGA Instructor, will structure each day’s activities. Golfers will play games and sharpen skills, such as putting, around the green, full swing, and overall knowledge. Players will work toward meeting a nine-hole score goal of 50 on the par-3 Course. This is for the intermediate junior golfer (some golf experience needed). Offered in partnership with Sykes/Lady Overland Park Golf Course.
Ages 8-13
163048-05    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/5-6/8    OPGC    $300
163048-06    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    6/19-6/22    OPGC    $300
163048-07    M-Th    9:00A-12:00P    7/17-7/20    OPGC    $300

 
 
Hours of Operation

Activity Center
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday - Friday: 6:00A-9:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-7:00P
Sunday: 12:00P-7:00P
913-685-6000

Rec Center at Hilltop (RC)
7720 W. 143rd Street
Monday-Friday: 5:30A-10:00P
Saturday: 7:00A-8:00P
Sunday: 10:00A-7:00P
913-685-6090

Sports Complex Office (SC)
9701 W. 137th Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P
913-685-6030

Administrative Offices
6545 W. 151st Street

Monday-Friday: 8:00A-4:30P
913-685-6000

Vision Statement:

"Enriching Lives, Strengthening a Spirit of Community"

Mission Statement:

"We will champion community and personal growth through dynamic lifelong recreation experiences."