Boys and girls wanting to improve their basketball, soccer, tennis or volleyball skills can register for Moraine Valley Community College’s youth summer sports camps for $80 for each camp.
The basketball camp for girls and boys entering third through ninth grades will be held July 10 to 13, from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Bill Finn, Moraine Valley Athletics director and former men’s basketball coach, is heading this camp.
The volleyball camp for girls and boys entering fifth through ninth grades will take place July 17 to 20, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Moraine Valley women’s volleyball head Coach Lauren Lorenz is leading this camp.
The soccer camp for girls and boys entering third through 12th grades is on Monday, Wednesday and Friday the week of July 19, from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Al Palar, Moraine Valley women’s soccer head coach, is leading this camp.
The tennis camp is for girls and boys entering fifth through ninth grades from July 17 to 20, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Robert Gates, Moraine Valley men’s and women’s tennis coach, is instructing this camp.
The tennis camp will be held on the outdoor courts on campus while the basketball and volleyball camps will be held in the Health, Fitness & Recreation Center gymnasium (Building H), 9000 W. College Pkwy., Palos Hills. The soccer camp will take place on the game field behind Building H. Participants must register through Moraine Valley’s Athletics Department. For more information, call the Athletics Department at (708) 974-5727 or visit www.morainevalley.edu/athletics/overview/summer-camps/.
The Oak Lawn Park District also has a Summer Sports Camp. The Oak Lawn Park District prides itself in providing a fun-filled safe and affordable camp experience for children. 2017 Summer Camp Dates are split into 4 week sessions. Session 1 starts June 12 and ends July 7th. Session 2 begins July 10th and ends August 4th. The Oak Lawn Park District is offering full and “mini” options for the sports camps. The full option sports camp takes place Monday through Friday while the mini camp option is for Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Contact the Oak Lawn Park District for more information.