Boys & Girls Clubs of Mercer County, NJ

Spruce Street Youth Sports Programs

If you prefer to register by mail or in person, Click here to download the registration/membership form. Please see each class to register online.


Karate

Princeton Ata

Youth can learn beginner to advanced karate with experienced and trained instructors from Princeton Martial Arts.  The curriculum is based on positive mental attitude and high goal setting for all ages, fitness levels and abilities. Students learn kicks, strikes, sparring, forms, dodging, and blocking, ascending through a system of 11 belts.

Online registration for Karate.

Beginners (Ages 7-12)

Mondays: 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM
Thursdays: 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM
Saturdays: 9:45 AM – 10:30 AM

Fee:
$54 for 1 class per week
$79 for 2 classes per week

Session begins Monday, January 15, 2018

Special offer: if you sign up for 2 classes per week by 01/31/2018, you will get a uniform for free!!!!!


Indoor Flag Football 

Play in one of the fastest growing national sport leagues. Flag football emphasizes speed, agility and skill. Players learn fundamentals of football, and how to run plays.

Online registration for Flag Football.

Thursdays:
4:45 PM – 5:30 PM (Ages 6-9)
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM (Ages 10-13)

Fee: $70 per 10-week session

Session 1: January 11 - March 15, 2018
Session 2: March 29 - June 7, 2018


Basketball League 

This co-ed league taught by Tonya Grant-Brown of Paying it Forward Enterprises, Inc. will be helping youth expand their skills and knowledge in the game of basketball through proven techniques and fundamental training. The first two weeks are all instructional, the remaining eight weeks include 15 minutes of instruction and 45 minutes of games. All youth receive equal playing time. 

Online registration for Basketball.

Saturdays:
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM (Ages 4-6)
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM (Ages 7-9)
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (Ages 10-13)

Fee: $70 for 8-week session

Session: January 13 - March 3, 2018

Youth Enrichment Basketball

Spring Break Basketball Clinic

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM (Ages 4-13)

Fee: $75 for 3-day session

Session: April 4-6, 2018

Basketball Co-Ed Clinic 

This clinic will help boys and girls expand their skill set and knowledge in the game of basketball through proven techniques and fundamental training. This program will run for 4 weeks, which include introduction drills, team concept drills, and modified basketball games.

Saturdays:
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM (Ages 4-8)
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM (Ages 9-13)

Fee: $45 for 4-week session or $15 per day to drop-in

Session 1: May 5 - May 26, 2018
Session 2: June 2 - June 23, 2018


USTA Indoor Short Court Tennis 

Tennis

National Junior Tennis and Learning will teach tennis skills, drills, and games utilizing the USTA short court program for youth 10 and under.

Online registration for Tennis.

Saturdays:
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM (Ages 5-8)
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM (Ages 9-10)

Fee: $45 per month

Session runs from January to the end of March 2018


Soccer Shots

Soccer Shots

The foundation of Soccer Shots is our relentless commitment to providing best-in-class coaching, communication and curriculum.
1. Every Soccer Shots coach must complete our comprehensive training program to receive certification.
2. All Soccer Shots coaches are trained in the use of developmentally appropriate techniques.
3. Coaches are routinely evaluated and undergo ongoing training.
4. Our coach selection process evaluates not only the ability to coach soccer but also the ability to engage and inspire children.

Online registration for Soccer Shots.

Premier 

Soccer Shots Premier focuses on individual skill, fitness and sportsmanship, providing an opportunity for children to be challenged through fun games and team interaction.
Children will also be introduced to competition in a developmentally appropriate manner.

Saturdays:
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM (Ages 5-8)

Fee: $150 (includes jersey)

Session: January 20 to March 10, 2018


Jessie S. Hoops

Jessie S Hoops

Online registration for Jessie S. Hoops.

Circus Jamboree 

Taught by Jessie S. Hoops . In this class, students will explore elements of the circus arts including; flow arts props (hula-hoops, poi, flags, flower sticks, ribbon wands), balance, acrobatics, pyramid building, creative movement, and group choreography. Students will work together as a class to create their own group circus performance. The performance will be presented for parents, family and friends at the last class of the semester.

Thursdays:
5:00 PM – 6:00 PM (Ages 7-12)

Fee: $110 for 8-week session

First Session: January 11 - March 8, 2018 (no class 2/22)
Second Session: March 15 - May 3

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Hoop Dance 

Taught by Jessie S. Hoops . Hoop Dance or “Hooping” is a form of dance and artistic expression that is both challenging and rewarding at any age. It helps build hand-eye coordination, body awareness, self-confidence, and overall fitness level. In this class students will learn how to spin a hoop on more than just the waist. Students will learn both the basics and more challenging combination tricks, hoop illusions, and jumps. No experience necessary, all skill levels welcome. Hoops provided for use during class time.

Thursdays:
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (Ages 8+)

Fee: $110 for 8-week session

First Session: January 11 - March 8, 2018 (no class 2/22)
Second Session: March 15 - May 3, 2018


Dance & Gymnastics

Youth Enrichment Dance Gymnastics

Move and Groove 

The Rech Center for Performing Arts is excited to offer a music and movement class for children ages 5-9. This class will focus on proper stretching techniques and cardio warm-up exercises to encourage muscular strength and endurance. Our students will learn fun dance and hip hop combinations each week throughout the session. These combinations will teach our student’s musicality, rhythm and give them the freedom to express their feelings through movement. This class is a great opportunity to promote social awareness and help improve their coordination. Our Music and Movement class fosters a positive and creative environment for children to learn and grow! 

Online registration for Dance.

Wednesdays:
5:00 PM – 5:45 PM (Ages 5-9)

Fee: $90 for 6-week session

First Session: January 10 - February 14, 2018
Second Session: March 7 - April 18, 2018
Third Session: May 2 - June 6, 2018

Tumbling & Gymnastics 

The Rech Center for Performing Arts is proud to offer a Tumbling and Gymnastics class for children ages 5-9. This class will focus on proper stretches and exercises to warm-up the muscles for tumbling and beginner gymnastics activities. Our class will focus on increasing flexibility, developing strength and improving coordination by using apparatus such as a low beam and horizontal bar. Each week the students will learn new skills which helps to improve concentration and mental focus. This class will promote discipline in a fun environment for the children to become physically fit and develop core strength! 

Online registration for Gymnastics.

Wednesdays:
5:45 PM – 6:30 PM (Ages 5-9)

Fee: $90 for 6-week session

First Session: January 10 - February 14, 2018
Second Session: March 7 - April 18, 2018
Third Session: May 2 - June 6, 2018

*** DISCOUNT for enrolling in BOTH classes — 6-week session — $162 *** (Online registration is not available; please contact our Membership Desk in person or by phone (609-695-6060, x.0)