Ages 9-12

Custom Private Swim Lessons for Kids & Adults

We add lessons monthly
Age 3+

We have custom private swim classes that allow you to schedule based on your own time. 

Springers Gymnastics Team

Be on an award winning gymnastics team! Set up a date and time for an assessment with Jori at 630-784-6183.
Ages 5-18

Accepting new team members, with no experience necessary! The Springers gymnastics team is year-round. Springers compete in the Illinois Park District Gymnastic Conference (IPDGC) at the tumbling, compulsory, and optional levels. Join us at our free team tryout day to get placed into a level!

Gymnastics Open Gym

Ages 6-17
Saturdays through December


Join us for an hour on Saturdays this Fall to keep your gymnastics skills fresh and make new friends! Staff will be available to ensure proper form is being used on each piece of equipment, but participants should be able to practice their own skills.

Per COVID-19 restrictions Gymnasts must pre-register for each date they want to attend.

Swimming - Mini Masters

Sep 7-Oct 30
Ages 5-13

Refine all strokes so they can swim with more ease and power. To help prepare for advanced aquatic activities like competitive swimming. Prerequisite swim all strokes well for 50 yards and tread water for 5 minutes.

$96 R / $106 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center

Ballet Classes

Sep 7, 2021 - May 10, 2022
Ballet 2 - ages 8-18

Sep 9, 2021 - May 12, 2022
Ballet 4 - ages 10-18

Sep 9, 2021 - May 12, 2022
Ballet 5 - ages 12-18

$285 R /$305 NR
$60 Costume
Simkus Recreation Center

Forte Dance Company
2021-2022 Season

The Forte Dance Company Season has started, but registrations are still being taken. An audition is required. Email [email protected] to schedule an audition. 

Sep 8 - May 11

Ballet Company - ages 10-17

Sep 8 - May 11
Petit Jazz Company - ages 8-14
Jazz Company - ages 10-17

Sep 13 - May 9
Hip Hop Company - ages 8-17

$402 R / $422 NR
$350 R / $370 NR (Petite Jazz)
All Dance Practices held at the Simkus Recreation Center

Ballet Pre-Pointe/Pointe

Sep 9, 2021 - May 12, 2022
Ages 10-18 

Dancers focus on exercises for foot strength and suppleness. Previous ballet experience and enrollment in Ballet Technique class or Forte Dance Company is required. Dancers are evaluated during the first class to determine skill level readiness.

$285 R / $305 NR
$60 Costume
Simkus Recreation Center

Hairspray Inspired Musical Theatre Class

Sep 10-Oct 29
Ages 7-17

Hairspray is for everyone! Come sing, dance and act out scenes from Hairspray. Learn to use your voice through vocal warmups, acting games and dance moves. From Welcome to the Sixties to Good Morning Baltimore, have fun while learning!

$92 R / $112 NR
Simkus Recreation Center

Still in progress

Irish Dance

Sep 11 - Dec 18
Ages 5-18

Discover the tradition and intricate choreography of Irish dance! Learn Step dancing and group dances. Beginner and intermediate dancers are welcome. No class on 10/9 or 11/27.

$150 R / $170 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center

Still in progress

Jazz 1 & 2

Sep 11, 2021 - May 14, 2022
Ages 6-11

This class incorporates basic dance techniques and rhythm. Jazz combinations and routines are taught weekly.

$285 R / $305 NR
$60 Costume
Simkus Recreation Center

Still in progress

Zoom I Speak French - Live

Nov 1 - Dec 13
Ages 7-11

Join us right from your living room as we explore new cultures and learn the French language via the interactive Zoom platform! Taught live by a Language in Action, Inc. instructor.

$75 R / $95 NR
Zoom

Youth Volleyball League - Boys & Girls

Sep 14 - Nov 18
Grades 5-8
Boys and Girls Leagues

Season includes at least 1 practice per week, a 6-game season against intervillage league teams and concludes with a post season tournament. 

Still in progress

Drum Lessons

Sep 14-Nov 16
Ages 8-14

Bring 5A sticks or buy them the first day of class. Classes teach the basic rudiments, percussion style notation, drum set basics, various musical styles, plus much more.

$150 R / $170 NR
A & A Music Academy

Still in progress

Sullivan's Karate

Oct 1-Dec 17
Ages 4-14
Parents may accompany for free

Students develop coordination along with self-confidence, respect and a positive self-image.

Still in progress

ActivKids Days Off Club

Grades K-6
Open to students of all school districts


Days Off Club dates follow the District 93 school calendar. Most dates coincide with other school districts such as, U-46, D200, and D25. Take part in field trips, special events, and enjoy crafts, games and physical activity.

Register 72 hours prior to the start date of the program to receive the lowest rates. All registrations are based on program space, staffing, and enrollment. Registrations may be accepted less than 72 hours in advance if there are program openings.

Days Off Club - Fall Season
October 22
November 24
December 20, 21, 22, 23
December 27, 28, 29, 30


At Simkus Recreation Center

Blackline Athletic Speed Training

Oct 25-Dec 6
Age 9-13

The focus is on proper speed mechanics, vertical ability and multi-directional movement benefit all athletes for all sports.

Blackline Athletic

New! Zoom I Speak Italian - Live

Oct 27 - Dec 8
Ages 7-11

Join us right from your living room as we explore new cultures and learn the Italian language via the interactive Zoom platform! Taught live by a Language in Action, Inc. instructor.

$75 R / $95 NR
Zoom

Horsemanship

Oct 30-Dec 4
Ages 9+

Discover the equestrian world with beginning riding lessons and experience in horse handling, grooming and tacking. Lessons are held in heated arena during inclement weather.


$150 R / $170 NR
Dunham Woods Farm

Big Break Basketball Hoopsology 

Nov 1-Dec 6
Ages 6-12

Players learn a wide variety of skills to help increase their playing abilities in this fast pace 6-week program.

$85 R / $105 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center

FREE TRIAL DANCE CLASSES

Week of Nov 1

These FREE TRIAL classes are perfect for the young dancer who wants to try different dance styles, or just see what the dance program is all about. No experience needed.

Nov 1 - Hip Hop 1 & 2 - ages 6-18
Nov 6 - Jazz 1 & 2 - Ages 6-11

Volleykidz USA

Nov 2-Nov 23
Nov 30-Dec 21

Ages 7-13
EVP

Volleykidz is an introductory class. the lesson plan introduces the pass, set and spike using a very light volleyball. Volleykidz helps improve hand/eye coordination and left/right coordination through the use of fun drills and games.

Kids Boot Camp

Nov 2-23
Dec 7-28

Grades 3-8

This class strives to increase the overall health and fitness level of kids in a fun, positive, and motivating environment by utilizing fitness games, body weight exercises, resistance bands, circuits and more.

$30 R / $ 40 NR
Fountain View Fitness Center

Starfish Swimmers Levels 1-5

New session begins Nov 7
Ages 5-11

*If you are unsure what level to place your child in, email James at [email protected]*

Level 1 - Swimmers learn to enter/exit water with confidence. Instruction includes unsupported front/back float, fully submerged face in water, blowing bubbles, alternation of arms, front crawl, front/back kick, front and backstroke and water safety.

Level 2 - Swimmers continue to refine skills learned in Level 1 while learning new skills such as turnovers and object retrieval. Swimmers must pass deep water skill test to be advanced to Level 3.

Level 3 - Swimmers continue to refine skills learned in Level 1 and 2 while incorporating rotary breathing techniques. Deep water skills, stroke technique, endurance training and diving basics are introduced.

Level 4 - Swimmers learn advanced skill strokes such as breast stroke, elementary backstroke and open wall turns. Basic diving, retrieval of underwater objects, treading water and water safety is taught.

Level 5 - Swimmers refine advanced strokes such as breast stroke, butterfly, and learn flip-turns. Endurance is focused on stroked and treading water. Advanced water safety is taught.

$88 R / $108 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center

Heartsaver CPR/AED

Nov 11
Dec 14

Ages 10+

Learn how to keep the circulatory system working on adults, children, and infants while you wait for the ambulance to arrive. This class is designed for lay rescuers only, NOT healthcare providers.

$90 R / $110 NR
Bartlett Community Center

Super Smash Bros Tournament

Nov 19
Dec 10

Ages 8-14

Players compete in a socially distant esports round-robin tournament ending in a single-elimination bracket and compete for prizes.

$15 R / $23 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center

Magic Class

In Person
Nov 23

Ages 5-12
$13

Amaze family and friends with quick-to-learn and easy-to-perform tricks that involve cards, ropes, coins, mindreading and more. 

The Little Mermaid Jr. Youth Theatre Performance

Dec 3-4: Auditions
Dec 4-5 Callbacks

Ages 4-17

Journey "under the sea" with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney's The Little Mermaid JR. Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen's most beloved stories, Disney's The Little Mermaid JR. is an enchanting look at the sacrifices we all make for love and acceptance. In a magical underwater kingdom, the beautiful young mermaid, Ariel, longs to leave her ocean home - and her fins- behind and live in the world above. But first, she'll have to defy her father, King Triton, make a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, and convince the handsome Prince Eric that she's the girl whose enchanting voice he's been seeking. Everyone registered will have a part in the play. Auditions and callbacks are for casting purposes only. Practices begin in January, twice a week for 2 hours each practice. Performances will be in mid-March. Practice and performance schedules will be distributed after auditions. Payment plan available.

$250 R / $270 NR
Simkus Recreation Center & Fountain View Recreation Center

Babysitting Basics

Dec 6
Ages 11-15

A must for beginning babysitters! Safety, child-tending skills and basic first aid are covered. A workbook is also given to take home. Receive a certificate upon completion of class. Participants should bring a doll to class.

$29 R / $44 NR
Fountain View Recreation Center

Middle School NYE Mingle

Dec 30
Grades 6-8

Middle School age kids can get down at a DJ Glow Dance Party, hangout in the lounge with fun crafts, and count down to the New Year (11pm) with a balloon drop. New tween only concession stand!

Register by December 22.
Preregistration closes at 5pm day of event.
Walk up registration available, $20 at door.

Simkus Recreation Center

Youth Dodgeball League

Jan 7-Mar 18, 2022
Grades 3-8

Season includes 8 games and concludes with a tournament. Teams are welcome but players must register individually. Team rosters must be submitted by the registration deadline. Minimum team roster is 6 with a maximum of 10. Team roster forms are available at the Simkus Recreation Center and on the Carol Stream Park District website.

Youth Basketball Leagues

Beginning Jan 8, 2022 - through March
Grades 1 & 2 - Coed
Grades 3-8 - Boys & Girls
Fees vary based on grade

Grades 1 & 2 - House League: All games are played in Carol Stream. Players wear T-Shirts supplied by the Park District. Practices are twice per week before season stars. Then one practice and one game per week.

Grades 3-4, 5-6, 7-8 - House League: All games are played in Carol Stream. Players wear a reversible jersey available at SRC or FVRC. Practices are twice per week before season stars. Then one practice and one game per week.

Girl Leagues grade 3+ are an intervillage league.

Don't get waitlisted! Sign up today!