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BASKETBALL: Elementary

Join our beginning level recreational basketball program teaching boys and girls the basic fundamentals and skills of basketball. The program will include clinics, practices, and league games. Separate leagues will be formed for boys and girls at
each grade level. Preliminary schedules will be given out at registration. Volunteer coaches needed.
INSTRUCTOR: Recreation Staff
Sat 9:00am-3:00pm (depending on game time) 3-6GR
SESSION: Dec. 13, 2014-Feb. 28, 2015
LOCATION: Pine Ridge Gym & Paradise Intermediate School Gym
FEE: $65.00 (includes team t-shirt)
Registration Deadline: Dec. 12, 2014 (Late registration only if space available)

BASKETBALL: LITTLE HOOPSTERS

This program will introduce boys and girls from 5 years old to 2nd grade to the sport of basketball. Emphasis will be on skill development and learning the basic fundamentals of the game in a fun atmosphere. Small sized baskets and balls will be used to aid in learning.
INSTRUCTOR: Recreation Staff
Tues 6:30pm-7:30pm 5wks K-2GR (must be at least 5 yrs)
SESSION: Sept. 30-Oct. 28
LOCATION: Pine Ridge School Gym
FEE: $40.00

YOUTH CROSS COUNTRY MEETS

This program will provide cross country running races that are open to individuals or school teams. Children that are in kindergarten through eighth grade are eligible to participate in this program. The running course will be set up at beautiful Bille Park with the start near the meadow area. There will be different race distances for the following grade levels: K-2nd, 3-5th, 6-7th, and 8th grade. Children can practice on their own or ask if their school will be forming a team.
INSTRUCTOR: Recreation Staff
THURS 3:45PM (first races start at 3:45pm)
SESSION: Sept. 11-Oct. 16
LOCATION: Bille Park
FEE: $16.00

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RIDGECATS AAU BASKETBALL

The RidgeCats are a competitive AAU basketball program for area boys and girls from the fifth grade through high school. This program stresses individual player development within the context of team play and is strongly grounded in basketball fundamentals. Teams will practice twice per week at various Paradise area gyms and will play a minimum of six weekend tournaments in the months of March through May of 2015. Registration and ALL fees are due by Thursday, March 5th at 5:00pm. NO EXCEPTIONS! Payments are being accepted now. Tryouts will be February 28th. Practices will begin the week of March 9th.
COACHES: Staff
5th-12th grades
SESSION: March 16-May 24, 2015
FEE: $425 (with new uniform), $350 (if using old uniform).
Registration includes AAU membership card

GOLF LESSONS FOR JUNIORS

This class at Tuscan Ridge Golf Club will teach the basic skills to youth golfers including grip, stance, ball position, and swing. The program will be instructed by Jay Berkowitz, Director of Instruction at Tuscan Ridge. Some clubs can be provided if needed.
INSTRUCTOR: Jay Berkowitz
Mon 4:30pm-5:30pm 8-16 years
SESSION I: Sept. 8-29
SESSION II: Oct. 6-27
LOCATION: Tuscan Ridge Golf Club
FEE: $50.00

FLAG FOOTBALL: Elementary

Seven-person flag football with limited contact and special rules to direct the focus on learning the fundamentals of the game. Teams practice once a week at their schools and compete in weekly games. This league is for grades 3rd through 5th.
Parents interested in coaching should contact the recreation office at 872-6393.

Football Schedule

PARADISE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRACTICE
Mon 3:45pm-5:00pm 3-5GR
SESSION: Sept. 8-Oct. 27
LOCATION: Paradise Elementary Field
FEE: $60.00 (includes team t-shirt)

PONDEROSA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRACTICE
Tues 3:45pm-5:00pm 3-5GR
SESSION: Sept. 9-Oct. 28
LOCATION: Ponderosa Elementary Field
FEE: $60.00 (includes team t-shirt)

PINE RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PRACTICE
Wed 3:45pm-5:00pm 3-5GR
SESSION: Sept. 10-Oct. 29
LOCATION: Pine Ridge Elementary Field (lower field)
FEE: $60.00 (includes team t-shirt)

ACHIEVE CHARTER SCHOOL PRACTICE
Mon 3:45pm-5:00pm 3-5GR
SESSION: Sept. 8-Oct. 27
LOCATION: Achieve Charter School Field
FEE: $60.00 (includes team t-shirt)

CHILDREN’S COMMUNITY CHARTER SCHOOL
Tues 3:45pm-5:00pm 3-5 GR
SESSION: Sept. 9-Oct. 28
LOCATION: C.C.C.S. Field
FEE: $60.00 (includes team t-shirt)

ELEMENTARY FLAG FOOTBALL - GAME DAY
Thursdays, 3:30pm-6:00pm
SESSION: Sept. 25-Nov. 6
LOCATION: Moore Road Ball Parks
FEE: Included


TURKEY BOWL FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT: Elementary
End the elementary flag football season by joining in for one last competition between the teams. All teams will play in this tournament.
Thursday 4:00pm-8:30pm 1 time 3-6GR
SESSION: November 6
LOCATION: Moore Road Ball Parks or T.B.A.
FEE: Included

FLAG FOOTBALL: JUNIOR HIGH LEAGUE

This league is being planned for grades 6th through 8th in the Paradise and Magalia area. Teams will be organized by school and practices will be held at each school field. A league will be coordinated and officiated by the Paradise Recreation and Park District and games will be held on Wednesdays at the Moore Road Ball Parks. Players will receive a call from their coach regarding practice times. Teams will be planned at Paradise Charter Middle, Pine Ridge, Paradise Intermediate, Children’s
Community Charter, and Achieve Charter. Parent coaches needed.
SESSION: Sept. 8 - Nov. 5 6-8 Grade
GAME DAYS: Wed.
LOCATION OF GAMES: Moore Road Ball Parks
FEE: $60.00 (includes team t-shirt)

TENNIS CLINIC: YOUTH

Join instructor Josh Hamilton for five one-hour sessions designed to introduce the fundamentals of tennis. If you are just learning the game or have always wanted to pick up a racket, come learn all the basic strokes to get your tennis career
started or improve your skills. Please bring your own tennis racket and get ready to have some fun.
INSTRUCTOR: Josh Hamilton
Wed 6:00pm-7:00pm 8-17 years
SESSION: Sept. 10-Oct. 8
LOCATION: PHS lower courts
FEE: $50.00

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    TAE KWON DO

For ages 8 and above see Adult Fitness Classes

    JR WRESTLING
      3-8 GRADE

Wrestling is a safe, fun sport that highly emphasizes strength, skill, and conditioning. Individuals will compete against others their own size in a controlled supervised setting. Program goal is to teach discipline, skills, and training necessary to develop a competitive wrestler. Tournaments are held on Saturdays.
COACHES: Staff
T/W/TH/F 6:00pm-8:00pm 16wks 3-8GR
SESSION: Dec. 2014 - Feb. 2015
LOCATION: Paradise Intermediate School Multi-Purpose Room
FEE: $175.00

ELKS HOOP SHOOT
         8-13 yrs

This national basketball free throw shooting contest is for boys and girls of ages 8 to 13 years. Free food and drinks will be provided.
Winners can continue to the District finals in Redding.
Saturday 8-13yrs
8:30am – ages 8-9
9:45am – ages 10-11
11:00am – ages 12-13
Ages as of April 1, 2015
SESSION: Dec. 13, 2014
LOCATION: Pine Ridge School Gym
FEE: FREE - Sponsored by the Elks Lodge