Plenty of camps for all activities at LO Parks
Whether you want fast action or more controlled movement, Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation has a camp for you. Here are just a few of our offerings:
International Soccer Camps, presented by Challenger Sports — Learn the best coaching methodologies and practices from around the world. Price includes T-shirt and a ball. For ages 8-12, 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, Aug. 19-23, Westlake Park, $174.
Yoga for Kids Camp — Yoga promotes physical, emotional and social development. Learn basic yoga poses and breathing techniques using practical application, reading and games. For ages 5-11, 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, Aug. 19-23, Forest Hills Elementary, $149.
KinderCamp Build it Big — Grab your hard hats and enter the construction zone. Construct gigantic buildings, work with tools, and play flagger. There will also be a visiting puppeteer. For ages 4-6, 9:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, Aug. 12-16, George Rogers Park, $92.
Grease is the Word Dance Camp — Learn choreography from the movie "Grease" while focusing on musical theatre and jazz. Perform routines to classics like "You're the One That I Want," and "Born to Hand Jive." For ages 11-17, 1-4 p.m., Monday-Friday, Aug. 23-16, Forest Hills Elementary, $138.
Intro to 3D Handprinted 3D Creations Camp — Express your creativity in 3D. Using a 3Doodler Pan, make a robot, rocket and even a triceratops. Creations get more elaborate throughout the week, ending with amazing models to take home. For ages 5-7, 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, Aug. 12-16, Forest Hills Elementary, $183.
Star Wars Video Game Design — Dive into the exciting world of computer coding through Scratch, developed by MIT. Create Star Wars themed projects like pod racing or light saber battle games. For ages 7-12, 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, Aug. 12-16, Forest Hills Elementary, $147.
Level 3-Intermediate Guide to Golf — If you struggle to break 100, cannot get rid of your slice/hook or have issues with your short game this is the class for you. Topics include ball flight cause and effect, dealing with different lies, course strategy and improving short game. For ages 18+, 6-8 p.m., Thursdays, Aug. 15-29, Public Golf Course, $95.
Adult CPR, First Aid and AED Training — Get certified in CPR. Learn to recognize and respond appropriately to cardiac, breathing and first aid emergencies or give immediate care to a suddenly injured or ill person. Students receive certification upon completion of class. For ages 10+, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 10, Christ Church Parish, $99.
Fall 2019 Parks & Recreation Activity Registration
Registration for fall 2019 classes will open Aug. 5 at 10 a.m. for Lake Oswego residents. Non-resident registration begins Aug. 12 at 10 a.m. Check out the Parks & Recreation Activity Guide at www.loparks.org. Come join us as we "Lead the Way" to fun and adventure for fall 2019.
Class information is in the Parks & Recreation Activities Guide and online at
www.loparks.org. You may register by internet, mail, drop-off during business hours at Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation, at the Public Golf Course, 17525 Stafford Road, Lake Oswego 97035; or fax 503-697-6579; phone 503-675-2549. Non-residents generally pay more than fees shown. Scholarships are also available for Lake Oswego residents.
Judy Nelson is a registrar with Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation.
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