Youth Programs

The Rookery offers a many great programs for kids of all ages. Whether your enjoys sports and athletics, or getting creative with arts and crafts, the Rookery has a lot of fun and exciting options.  

Read more about our current offerings below and follow the links to register for your child for one of our great programs. 

  1. Athletics
  2. Arts & Crafts
  3. Day Camps
  4. Trips

FAMILY PICKLEBALL

Saturdays, Feb 18 - Mar 11 | 10am - 11am | 19+ years

Pickleball is sweeping the country! Fun fact, pickleball was invented by someone who wanted a sport that his young children could play along with their grandparents. Come to the Rookery and play Pickleball alongside your family members! Learn the basics of the game and practice skills in this 4-week series in a no-pressure atmosphere. All equipment is provided. 

Member $72 a team | Non-member $90 a team

PICKLEBALL SKILLS & DRILLS

SESSION 1: March dates TBD | 12+ years old

SESSION 2: April Dates TBD | 12+ years old

This 4-week pickleball skills and drills program will help you improve your pickleball game. You will learn and practice a variety of skills and drills to improve your game which will include serve and return, how to plan your 3rd shot, navigate the kitchen, work your forehand and backhand movements, and perform wall drills. Individuals registering for this program must already know the basics of the game. This is not a learn how to play pickleball program.

Member $48 | Non-member $60 

BAG TOSS TOURNAMENT

Saturday, March 11 | 1:00pm - 4:00pm | 10+ years old

The classic tailgating game comes to The Rookery! Join us for a bean bag toss tournament. Satisfy that competitive side as well as your social side as you play with new and old friends in this easy and fun backyard game. Register as pairs. T-shirts for the winners!

$24 per pair w/Member | $30 per pair both Non-members

BASKETBALL BASICS

SESSION 1:  Tuesdays , Mar. 21 - Apr. 11 | 5:00 - 6:00pm | 6-9 years old

SESSION 2: Thursdays, Apr. 20 - May 11 | 5:00 - 6:00pm | 6-9 years old

Calling young ballers! Do your kids want to learn more about basketball? Maybe they want to take their skills to another level? Have some fun and stay active while learning and practicing the fundamentals of the game from experienced and skilled instructors. Youth in grades 1-3 are eligible for this program. 

Member $50 | Non-member $65 

ST. PATTY'S DODGEBALL TOURNAMENTS

MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION: Sat., March 18 | 12:30pm - 3:30pm | 11 - 14 years old

HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION: Sat., March 18 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm | 15 - 18 years old

"If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball." Calling all teens! Come for a fun afternoon of dodgeball at The Rookery! Dress up in some sort of appropriate St. Patrick's day apparel (green, Irish, etc...) for a chance to win the "Best Dressed Team" award (there will be prizes). Teams of 5. $50/team. T-shirts for the winners!

$50 per team 

BAG TOSS LEAGUE

SPRING SESSION: Tuesdays, March 21 - May 9 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm | 10+ years old

SUMMER SESSION: Tuesdays, June 13 - August 1 | 7:00pm - 9:00pm | 10+ years old

The classic tailgating game comes to The Rookery! Join us for a bean bag toss league. Satisfy that competitive side as well as your social side as you play with new and old friends in this easy and fun backyard game. Register as pairs. T-shirts for the winners!

$120 Per pair w/Member | $150 Per pair both Non-members

PRE-K SPORTS SAMPLER

Saturdays , Apr. 15 - May 6 | 9:00 - 10:00am | 3 - 6 years old

Help your kids continue building those motor skills with this Sports Sampler program! Kids will get the chance to try their hand at basketball, soccer, t-ball, and floor hockey. Join us for 4 sessions of fun and skill-building for your little one!

Member $40 | Non-member $50