Monday, August 2, 2021

Exciting New Preschool Programs Coming to Southlake Parks and Recreation This Spring

Our preschool programs are designed to help young children develop their gross and fine motor skills, learn something new and have fun with friends in a safe and supportive environment.

Whether your little one loves sports or music, science or dance, we’ve got the perfect program for you! You can register for all of the following programs through our online portal. If you would like more information, please call Southlake Parks and Recreation at (817) 748-8019.

MusicMakers for Toddlers and Preschoolers

Journey into the world of music-making as your child explores a variety of instruments including sticks, shakers, drums, bells and tambourines.
Ages: 18 Months to 4 Years
April Dates: April 8–29 (Mondays) & April 16–23 (Tuesdays)
May Dates: May 6–27 (Mondays) & May 7–28 (Tuesdays)
Learn more and register

Creative Movements for Parent and Me

This program helps children develop gross motor skills and music appreciation through various song and dance activities. Adults are encouraged to participate too, so be sure to wear clothes you can move in!
Ages: 18 Months to 4 Years
Dates: April 12–26
Learn more and register

Bricks 4 Kidz: Jr. Engineers!

This S.T.E.M.-based preschool program offers eight weeks of learning and fun! Each class includes an engaging lesson followed by a 3D building activity using Lego Duplo bricks.
Ages: 3–5
Dates: April 9 – May 21
Learn more and register

Tap and Ballet for Preschoolers

Designed with preschoolers in mind, these classes introduce kids to the basics of ballet and tap. Instructors focus on helping little dancers develop rhythm, coordination and self-esteem.
Ages: 3–5
April Dates: April 12–26
May Dates: May 3–10
Learn more and register

Tumbling for Tots & Sporties for Shorties

This program teaches the fundamentals of gymnastics on a floor mat, helping little gymnasts develop flexibility and strength.
Ages: 3–5
April Dates: April 12–26
May Dates: May 3–May 10
Learn more and register

Skyhawks Mini-Hawk Multi-Sport Clinics

These skills-based clinics introduce preschoolers to a variety of sports in one setting, teaching them the rules and essentials of each sport through fun games and activities.
Ages: 3–4
Dates: April 11 – May 30
Learn more and register

Two kids holding soccer ballsSoccerTots

SoccerTots uses kid-friendly games and drills to teach young children fundamental soccer skills. Instructor-to-student ratio is kept small to encourage individual growth.
Ages: 3–4 and 5–6
Dates: April 12 – May 31
Learn more and register

Mini Dribblers Spring Classes Begin Monday, March 18

Don’t miss out on Southlake’s popular basketball skills class designed just for preschoolers!

Mini Dribblers introduces children ages 4–5 to the fundamentals of the game of basketball. Little athletes will learn how to dribble, shoot, pass and more in a safe and well-supervised environment. Coaches use kid-friendly games and drills to help kids build their basic basketball skills, improve their coordination and practice good sportsmanship.

Be sure to bring your camera to the last day of class when players show off everything they’ve learned in the Big Game!

Dates: March 18 – April 10
Location: Durham Intermediate School
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Session 1: 4:30 – 5:15 p.m.
Session 2: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
Resident Fee: $45
Non-Resident Fee: $53

If you have any questions, please contact Southlake Parks and Recreation at (817) 748-8019.

Mini Dribblers Fall Sessions Begin October 15

Does your little one love basketball? Don’t miss out on Southlake’s popular basketball skills class designed just for young kids!

Mini Dribblers introduces children ages 4–5 to the game of basketball by teaching the fundamentals of the sport. Little athletes will learn how to dribble, shoot, pass and more in a safe, supportive and well-supervised environment. Coaches use kid-friendly games and drills to help kids build their basic basketball skills, improve their coordination and practice good sportsmanship.

Be sure to bring your camera to the last day of the season when players show off everything they’ve learned in the Skills Showcase!

Mini Dribblers Fall 2018 Sessions

Dates: October 15 – November 7
Days: Mondays & Wednesdays
Session 1: 4:30 – 5:15 p.m. – SOLD OUT!
Session 2: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
Cost: $45

If you have any questions, contact Southlake Parks and Recreation at (817) 748-8019.

Countdown to Kickoff: Mini Huddle Fall Sessions Begin September 10!

Southlake’s popular youth program uses fun games and drills to introduce kids to the fundamentals of football.

Mini Huddle teaches children ages 4–5 how to pass, receive, defend, rush and other fun non-contact football skills in a safe and well-supervised environment. Instructors emphasize teamwork, sportsmanship and overall fun over direct competition. Don’t miss the last day of the session when players demonstrate their new skills in the Skills Showcase!

Registration is $45 and includes a jersey, trophy and youth-sized ball.

Mini Huddle Fall 2018 Sessions

Dates: September 10 – October 3
Days: Monday & Wednesday
Session 1: 4:30 – 5:15 p.m
Session 2: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
Cost: $45

You can register for Mini Huddle online here or in person at Southlake Town Hall (1400 Main Street, Suite 210). If you have any questions, please contact Southlake Parks and Recreation at (817) 748-8019.

SoccerTots Fall Sessions Begin September 7

Register your soccer star for lessons designed with little athletes in mind!

SoccerTots instructors use kid-friendly language and activities to teach kids the fundamentals of soccer. Classes for kids ages 3–4 focus on strengthening fine motor skills and building self-confidence, while classes for kids ages 5–6 emphasize core soccer skills and introduce an element of light competition. Instructor-to-student ratio is kept small to encourage individual growth and promote fun, fun, fun!

SoccerTots: Ages 3–4

Dates: September 7 – October 26
Time: Fridays, 9 – 9:45 a.m.
Cost: $90
Click here to register

SoccerTots: Ages 5–6

Date: September 7 – October 26
Time: Fridays, 10 – 10:45 a.m.
Cost: $90
Click here to register

If you have any questions, please contact Southlake Parks and Recreation at (817) 748-8019.

Southlake’s Spring Preschool Athletics Programs Offer Big Fun for Little Athletes

Sports are a great way for young children to make friends, build self-esteem and discover how rewarding it can be to live an active lifestyle.

Southlake Parks and Recreation offers two spring athletic programs designed specifically with preschoolers in mind! Mini Dribblers and Mini Kickers use creative games and kid-friendly drills to introduce preschoolers to the fundamentals of basketball and soccer. Children ages 4-5 will learn how to dribble, pass, shoot, kick and more! Each session will be well-supervised with an emphasis on teamwork, sportsmanship and overall fun. Don’t miss the last day of each session when players will demonstrate their skills in a “Big Game!”

Register online for Mini Dribblers and Mini Kickers today! If you have any questions, please call Southlake Parks and Recreation at 817-748-8019.

Mini Dribblers

Preschoolers line up to learn basketball skillsMini Dribblers teaches children ages 4-5 the fundamentals of the game of basketball.

Dates: March 19 – April 11

Days: Mondays and Wednesdays

Session 1 – 4:30 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.

Session 2 – 5:30 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Cost: $45 (Includes a jersey, trophy, and a youth-sized ball)

Mini Kickers

Mini Kickers teaches children ages 4-5 the fundamentals of the game of soccer.Preschoolers practice dribbling a soccer ball

Dates: April 23 – May 16

Days: Mondays and Wednesday

Session 1 – 4:30 p.m.-5:15 p.m.

Session 2 – 5:30 p.m.-6:15 p.m.

Cost: $45 (Includes a jersey, trophy, and a youth-sized ball)