Colonial Park’s Recreation Ministry offers sports, wellness classes, and recreation activities in a Christ-centered environment.  Our ministry promotes a welcoming and positive environment where people of all ages can be active, learn new skills, develop friendships, and enjoy participating in sports and recreation. All are invited to participate in our programs!

Questions?  Email jfike@colonialpark.org

                                    For Youth Sports information or to register, scroll down to Youth Sports and click on the sport.

                                                                        To Register for Youth Soccer or Flag Football, Click Here

                                                              Summer Basketball Open Play for Kids:  Scroll down for Schedule 

                                                                      Summer Pickleball for Kids – Scroll down for information  

YOUTH SPORTS

Colonial Park’s Youth Sports and Recreation program promotes a fun and positive environment where each participant can develop skills, learn fundamentals, team play and sportsmanship.  All are welcome in our program!

Our youth teams participate in church recreation leagues that promote a spirit of fair play and sportsmanship, and honors Christ through prayer, healthy competition, and sports fellowship.   Each player plays at least 50% of each game.  

Colonial Park has a gym for basketball, pickleball, volleyball and other activities as well as a field and backstop for outdoor sports.

Fall Soccer registration will open May 2!  The Fall season will be a 7-game season with practices starting in mid-August and games starting Saturday, September 7, 2024. Invite your friends and sign up today!

 

Fall Soccer Dates

·       Practices Begin – Early to mid-August 

·       Opening Weekend – First Games – Saturday, September 7

·       Season Ends – End of October

 

Age Divisions 

·       Age determined by using grade for the 2024/2025 school year and age as of June 1, 2024.

o   Co-Ed Junior Kindergarten (Age 4) (4 v 4 without a goalie)

o   Co-Ed Senior Kindergarten (5 v 5 with a goalie)

o   1st and 2nd Grade Boys (6 v 6)

o   1st and 2nd Grade Girls (6 v 6)

o   3rd and 4th Grade Boys (6 v 6)

o   3rd and 4th Grade Girls (6 v 6)

o   5th and 6th Grade Boys (6 v 6)

o   5th and 6th Grade Girls (6 v 6)

 

Practices and Games

Each team will practice one afternoon/evening a week at Colonial Park.  The practice day and time will be determined by team preference and field availability. 

 

Colonial Park teams will compete in the East Shelby Church Recreation league with the regular season games scheduled on Saturdays and some weeknight games possible. Games are played at church fields in the league. 

 

Friend Requests are welcome!

 

Registration Cost: $85.00

(Partial Scholarship available upon request)

 

Registration will close August 10, 2024 or when teams are full.

 

To Register, Click Here.

 

Questions?  email jfike@colonialpark.org

Flag Football registration will open May 2!  The season will be a 7-game season with practices starting early to mid-August and games starting Saturday, September 7, 2024. Invite your friends and sign up today!

 

Flag Football Dates

·       Registration Begins – May 2, 2024

·       Registration Ends – August 10 or until teams fill up

·       Early to mid-August – Practices Begin

·       Opening Weekend – First Games – Saturday, September 7

·       Season Ends – End of October

 

Age Divisions 

·       Participant’s playing division is determined by using his/her grade for the 2024/2025 Academic School Year. 

o   1st and 2nd Grade Boys (5 v 5)

o   3rd and 4th Grade Boys (5 v 5)

o   5th and 6th Grade Boys (5 v 5)

 

Practices and Games

Each team will practice one afternoon/evening a week at Colonial Park.  The practice day and time will be determined by team preference and field availability. 

 

Colonial Park teams will compete in the East Shelby Church Recreation league with the regular season games scheduled on Saturdays and some weeknight games possible. Games are played at church fields in the league. 

 

Friend Requests are welcome!

 

Registration Cost: $90.00

(Partial Scholarship available upon request)

 

Registration will close August 10, 2024 or when teams are full.

 

To Register, Click Here.

Questions?  email jfike@colonialpark.org

2024 SUMMER BASKETBALL – OPEN PLAY

Starts June 3

 (times & dates may be adjusted)

JUNE

Monday, June 24

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.       KK-4th Grade Boys & Girls

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.       4th-7th Grade Boys & Girls

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.      5th-8th Grade Boys & Girls

Wednesday, June 26

4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.     KK- 8th Grade Boys & Girls

Thursday, June 27

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.     KK – 4th Grade Boys & Girls

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.     5th – 8th Grade Boys & Girls

JULY

Mondays (July 1, 8, 15, 22, 29)

4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.     KK – 4th Grade Boys & Girls

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.     4th– 7th Grade Boys & Girls

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.     5th – 8th Grade Boys & Girls

Wednesdays (July 10, 17, 24)

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.     KK – 4th Grade Boys & Girls

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.     5th – 8th Grade Boys & Girls

Thursday, August 1

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.     KK – 4th Grade Boys & Girls

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.     5th – 8th Grade Boys & Girls

 

 

Registration Fee:  $10.00 for the summer or $2.00 per session

 

Questions?  Email jfike@colonialpark.org

No registration is necessary but please send us an email if you plan to attend.

 

Fall Soccer and Flag Football (September to November)

·       Registration (May 2 to August 10)

·       Practices Begin – Mid August

·       Games Begin – September 7

·       Season Ends – Late October

 

Basketball (November-February)

·       Registration (September & October)

·       Practices Begin – Mid November

·       Games Begin – December 2

·       Break for Christmas and New Year’s

·       Season Ends – Mid-February

 

Spring Soccer (March-May)

·       Registration (January & February)

·       Practices Begin – March

·       Games (March, April & May)

 

Baseball/Softball/T-Ball (March-May)

·       Registration (January & February)

·       Practices Begin – Late March

·       Games (April & May)

                                                                        2024 WINTER BASKETBALL 

 

                                                        

 

Season Dates (1st thr-12th Grades)

·       Registration:  September & October

·       Games Begin:  Saturday, December 2

·       No Games:  Christmas and New Year’s Break (Dec. 23 & 30)

·       Season Resumes:  Saturday, January 26, 2024

·       Games End:  Mid-February

 

Season Dates (Kindergarten) (must be 4 by 6-1-23)

·       JK/SK Registration: September-November

·      JK/SK Games Begin:  January 6

·      JK/SK Season Ends:  Late February

    

Age Divisions- (Age determined as of June 1, 2023)

·       Co-Ed Kindergarten

·       1st & 2nd Grade Boys      1st and 2nd Grade Girls        

·       3r 4th Grade Boys            3rd & 4th Grade Girls

·       5th & 6th Grade Boys       5th & 6th Grade Girls

·       7th & 8th Grade Boys       7th & 8th Grade Girls

     9th & 10th Grade Boys     9th & 10th Grade Girls

·      11th& 12th Grade Boys     11th & 12th Grade Girls

 

Practices and Games:   Each team will practice one evening per week and may practice a few Saturdays until the games begin. The practice day and time will be determined by the coach/team preference and the gym schedule.  Games are played on Saturdays with a few

weeknight games possible.  Games are scheduled at Colonial Park or at other churches in the league. 

 

Colonial Park teams will play in the ESCRA league.  Players get to play at least 50% of each game.

 

Co-Ed Kindergarten Basketball:    The Kindergarten league will start practices in December and games will start in January.  The Kindergarten games are on Friday nights and they will play on 7 to 7.5 foot goals.  

 

Friend Requests are welcome.

Registration Fee for 1st through 12th Grades:  $110.00

Registration Fee for Kindergarten:  $85.00

Partial Scholarships Available (email jfike@colonialpark.org or call 683-5286)

 

2024 SPRING SOCCER

 

The season will be a 6-game season with practices starting in mid-March and games starting Saturday, April 6. 

 

Spring Soccer Dates

·       January 9, 2024 – Registration Begins

·       Mid-March – Practices Begin

·       Opening Weekend – First Games – Saturday, April 6

·       Season Ends – Late May

 

Age Divisions  

·       Age determined by using current grade and age as of June 1, 2023.

o   Co-Ed Junior Kindergarten (Age 4) (4 v 4 without a goalie)

o   Co-Ed Senior Kindergarten (5 v 5 with a goalie)

o   1st and 2nd Grade Boys (6 v 6)

o   1st and 2nd Grade Girls (6 v 6)

o   3rd and 4th Grade Boys (6 v 6)

o   3rd and 4th Grade Girls (6 v 6)

 

Practices and Games

Each team will practice one afternoon/evening a week at Colonial Park.  The practice day and time will be determined by team preference and field availability. 

 

Colonial Park teams will compete in the East Shelby Church Recreation league with the regular season games scheduled on Saturdays and some weeknight games possible. Games are played at church fields in the league.  

 

Friend Requests are welcome!

 

Registration Cost: $90.00

(Jersey Discount of $20 if player has Colonial Park soccer jersey from Fall season)

(Partial Scholarship available if needed and upon request)

 

Registration will close soon!

 

To Register, Click Here.

 

Questions?  email jfike@colonialpark.org

 

 

 

2024
BASEBALL, SOFTBALL and T-BALL

 

Registration closes soon for Baseball, Softball and T-Ball!  The season will start with practices in April
and games beginning in May.

 

Baseball/Softball/T-Ball Dates

·       Mid to late January – Registration Begins

·       April – Practices Begin

·       May – Games

 

Divisions 

·       Age determined by using current grade and age as of June 1, 2023.

o  T-Ball (5 and 6 Year Olds)

o  1st and 2nd Grade Boys Baseball Coach Pitch

o  1st and 2nd Grade Girls Softball Coach Pitch

 

Practices and Games

Each team will practice at least once a week (but not more than twice) on Colonial Park’s field until games begin.  The practice day and time will be determined by team preference and field availability. 

 

Once games begin in May, teams will play two games per week and will not practice.  Games are scheduled on
weeknights with make-up games scheduled for Saturdays.  Colonial Park teams will compete in the PAA
league and games will be played at church fields in the league.

 

                                                                                              Registration Cost: $100.00

(Includes uniform, team picture and medal/trophy)

 

Partial Scholarships available upon request.

 

To Register, Click Here

 

 

Once teams are formed and uniforms are ordered, we are not able to issue refunds.

2024 SPRING VOLLEYBALL 

4th, 5th and 6th Grade Girls

 

 Colonial Park will participate in a developmental spring volleyball league that is great for first time players and intermediate players.  The league’s purpose is to provide an opportunity for players to learn the game of volleyball in a less competitive environment and with a slightly modified format.  It also gives players, who have already been playing volleyball, a chance to play more volleyball. 

 

The season will consist of 8 regular season games plus an end of the season tournament. The dates for the games are April 6, April 13, April 20 and April 27 with the tournament on May 4.   Games will be played on Saturdays with 2 matches per Saturday.

 

Practices will be at Colonial Park and games will be played at churches or schools in the league.  The league will charge a $5.00 gate fee at games for adults.

 

Age Division (12 and Under)

4th, 5th and 6th Grade Girls

 

Registration Fee:  $95.00

(Partial Scholarships may be available upon request)

 

Registration Deadline:  March 2, 2024

 

Questions?  Email jfike@colonialpark.or

2024 PICKLEBALL FOR KIDS

June & July

3rd-6th Grade Boys & Girls

Tuesdays 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Starts Tuesday, June 25

 

Colonial Park’s gym will be open each Tuesday (June & July) for 3rd-6th Grade Boys & Girls to come with a parent or grandparent to play pickleball, whether it’s learning or practicing to hit the pickleball, or volleying with others.

 

Colonial Park will provide the pickleballs but please bring your own paddles.  Colonial Park has a few extra paddles but won’t be able to supply everyone with a paddle.

$2.00 per family

To reserve a spot, email jfike@colonialpark.org

 

ADULT RECREATION AND WELLNESS

Come and learn the basic rules and fundamentals of Pickleball!   Work on your skills and improve your confidence on the court with Certified Pickleball Instructor, Linda McDaniel.

4-Week Sessions ($63 per person online or $60 in person)

Beginner Level Pickleball Lessons 

         Tuesdays @ 11:00 a.m. (June 11, 25, July 2, July 9)

         Thursdays @ 5:30 p.m. (July 11, 18, 25, August 8)

Pickleball Avanced Beginner Skills and Drills Sessions

           Tuesdays @ 12:00 p.m. (June 11, 25, July 2, July 9)

           Thursdays @ 6:30 p.m. (July 11, 18, 25, August 8)

To Register for Tuesday morning Pickleball Lessons, (June) click here.

To Register for Thursday evening Pickleball Lessons (July) click here.

 

 

Tuesday Nights 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.  (Beginner to Intermediate) – STARTS JUNE 4!

Thursdays 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Beginner to Intermediate)  Year Round

Colonial Park has 3 indoor Pickleball courts available.

Cost:  $2.00 per person

 

 

Mondays 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (Gym)

Instructor:  Amy Emerson

Class Fee:  $5.00

Are you looking to become stronger, more fit and better able to move in your daily life??  This class will include some cardio followed by resistance training using light hand weights and resistance bands and ending with 10 minutes of stretching.  This class is scalable for all fitness levels from beginner to experienced.  Modifications will be offered for people with pre-existing injuries or limitations.

It’s never too late to improve your fitness.  Strength training helps improve bone density and quality of life as we age.  Come join us for a motivating and fun class!  

Mondays 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall or Gym)

Instructor:  Debra Winston

Wednesdays 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. (Sanctuary, Fellowship Hall or Gym)

Instructor:  Cathy Thordarson

Our yoga classes are open to all levels of fitness.  No yoga experience necessary.  Come to experience the benefits of reducing stress, improved range of motion and increased flexibility and strength. Work on correcting postural alignment and balance.  We also encourage deep breathing and relaxation.

Class Fee:  $7.00-$10.00 Donation Suggested