Barberton Parks Programs

500 W Hopocan Ave
Barberton, OH 44203
(330) 848-6739
Fax: (330) 745-3841
Email

Youth Programs

Winter Youth Adventure Camp

YAC is designed to provide various outdoor and indoor activities for the novice youth adventurer. The Camp runs two summer sessions and one winter session. YAC offers many opportunities for the young camper to experience new and challenging activities such as skiing, tubing, ice skating and more.

Registration will begin the first week of November.
The program will take place in the month of January.
For More Information call 330.861.7184
2017-18 4th through 8th grade - $100 Program Fee
Some scholarships available.


GREYNOLD’S FITNESS AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

The Greynold’s After School Fitness program runs October through May and is offered Monday through Thursday. The program includes physical fitness, assistance with homework, arts and crafts, snacks and dinner. The program collaborates with Hunger Alliance for the meal. The program only costs $10 a month per student which covers trips.

Elementary - $15 per month
Mondays & Wednesdays

Middle School - $10 per month
Tuesdays & Thursdays

For more information or to enroll a student call 330.861.7184
Transportation from school to site provided.
Space is limited due to transportation.


YOUNG BOATER'S EXPLORATION CAMP

June 28 -July 28 ; Tues and Thurs -9am-3pm

Gain your Ohio Boating Education Certificate, Kayak Certification and Canoe Certificate. To join, you must be 13-17 years of age, want to participate in a variety of water activities, learn new things and want to have fun. Program cost: $100. Program scholarship Available. Funded through a grant from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Water Craft Division.


Ohio Boater's Safety Education Courses

All classes 8am-5pm, held at the Parks Office located at 500 West Hopocan Avenue

Saturdays: February 18, March 18, April 22, May 20, June 10, July 22 or August 5


No fee for 17 & under, $25 18 and above.
ACA Intro to Paddling Courses

Fee: $25 per person

Age: 12 and older

Kayak: Level 1 June 10 Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 p.m.

Canoe: Level 1 June 3 Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 p.m.

Paddle Board: Level 1 June 17 Time: 10:00 am - 3:00 p.m.

Funded through a grant from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Water Craft Division. ACA certified instructors. Equipment provided.


Stand Up Paddleboard Club

Fee: $75 plus $25 equipment rental fee

Age: 12-15 with an adult; 16 and older

5 Week Session: Saturdays, July 8 - August 5

Join your friends for the newest water craze of Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP). Learn and practice in Lake Anna and other local water locations. ACA certified instructors. Transportation provided. Sign up soon as space is limited to 6 participants. Register by calling 330-861-7184.


NEWTON SUMMER CAMP PROGRAM

The Newton Park Day camp is a ten week summer camp for kids ages 7-13. Camp runs daily from 7:30 am to 5:30 pm. Activities include crafts, sports workshops, and field trips. A limited amount of scholarships will be available. Registration begins March 30th.

Dates: June 5th through August 11th, 2017

Weekly cost: $90.00 Additional Children: $65.00 per child

For more Information please call 330.861.7184

Please note: Spaces will not be held unless payment is made 2 weeks prior to the week of camp.


Park Play Program

The Park Play Program runs from 11:30 am to 4 pm each weekday in Tuscora, Edgewood, and Avilee Webb parks. Lunch is provided and supervised activities are scheduled each day.

Park Play Program 2017 - June 12 - July 14 Monday - Friday 11:30 am - 4:00 pm

For More Information call 330.861.7184

Ages:  School aged children -  1st through 6th grades


SUMMER YOUTH ADVENTURE CAMP

Summer Youth Adventure Camp is designed to campers to experience indoor and outdoor activities focused on the water. Kids will experience paddle boarding, canoeing, kayaking and earn their Ohio Boater's Education Certification. The program runs 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Registration for 2017 begins Monday, March 13th.
Summer Session I - June 12 - July 7; Session II - July 10-August 2
For More Information call 330-861-7184
Eligible Participants: 4th through 8th grade
$100 Program Fee - Some Scholarships Available


British Soccer Camp
BCF Sports Complex - 841 Wooster Road W

Join international staff who are selected to teach your child speed/agility, juggling, foot skills, passing/control, dribbling, and shooting the soceer ball.

Dates: July 17 - July 21


First Kicks8-9 a.m.3-4 yr olds$96
Mini Soccer9-10:30 a.m.4-6 yrs$109
Half Day9 a.m.-12:00 p.m.6-16 yrs$146
Half Day12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.6-16 yrs$146
Full Day9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.10-18 yrs$207

Register at www.challengersports.com

Questions? Please call Carl Davey at (513)245-4019 or email: cdavey@challengersports.com.


Youth Sports Contact List

Samantha Edgar - Barberton Youth Football
330-861-7184 / snedgar@cityofbarberton.com

Joe Porter - All Town League and QUAD County Softball
330-957-1372 / jporter1231@aol.com

Steve Macko - Nomads Travel Baseball
330-952-7658 / stevemacko@hotmail.com

Heather Mazey - Barberton Youth Soccer
HeatherMazey@barbertonsoccer.org

Adult Programs

Softball

Summer Men's Adult Softball Leagues - Begins May 1st

The Men's leagues in Barberton are played at the BCF Sports Complex. The leagues run for 8 weeks of double headers plus an end of the year single elimination tournament. We have both upper and lower divisions available on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Prices for the league are $500 per night or $675 for both nights plus $10 per game for umpire fees paid in cash at the time of the game.