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Recreation and Sports

Personal Enrichment

Offered through Continuing Education

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We provide an amazing and supportive recreational sport environment for you and your family. Indoors and out, choose from yoga, tennis, golf, team sports, fencing, and more.

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Classes offered in-person may be rescheduled, canceled or transitioned to an online format based on COVID-19 guidelines. Students are required to follow COVID-19 guidelines for classroom participation, which includes, but is not limited to, use of masks and social distancing requirements.


Unless otherwise specified in the course description, registration for online classes closes three business days prior to the class start date.

 

Games

Bridge: Beginning

Want to learn a new card game this spring? Bridge is the perfect game for you! Learn Standard American (SAYC) bidding, game instruction, defense techniques and general etiquette used in contract bridge.
GAME-701 | 6 sessions | $47.50 AGE 60+ | $75 REG
P01 Tu 5:30-7:30 p.m. | Aaron Krieser
March 23-April 27 | Room to be determined

Chess For Beginners

Are you new to the game of chess? Have you always wanted to learn the world’s greatest game? Start at square one and go from pawn to tournament-ready chess player! Build critical thinking, spark cognitive development, increase memory and learn skills that translate every part of life. Students must create a free account on Lichess.org and share username with instructor prior to first class. Please bring a notebook and pen.
GAME-720 | 8 sessions | $45.50 AGE 60+ | $69 REG
P01 Tu 5-6 p.m. | Kyle Weber
Jan. 19-March 9 | Online
P02 Tu 5-6 p.m. | Kyle Weber
March 23-May 11 | Online

Chess Tactics and Strategy: Intermediate

Go beyond the opening and dive into tactical motifs and complex checkmate patterns. Analyze high-level grandmaster games, middle game and endgame strategies. This class is for intermediate chess players who know how to play but have not yet learned the more challenging concepts. Prerequisite: You can readily implement opening principles and can demonstrate all advanced rules of chess. You must create a free account on Lichess.org and share username with instructor prior to first class. Please bring a notebook and pen.
GAME-720 | 8 sessions | $45.50 AGE 60+ | $69 REG
P03 Th 5-6 p.m. | Kyle Weber
Jan. 21-March 11 | Online

Chess Tactics and Strategy: Advanced

Go beyond the opening and dive into tactical motifs and complex checkmate patterns. During this course, you’ll analyze high level Grandmaster games, middle game and endgame strategies. Prerequisite: You can readily implement opening principles and can demonstrate all advanced rules of chess. This class is for intermediate chess players who know how to play but are seeking more challenging concepts.
GAME-720 | 8 sessions | $45.50 AGE 60+ | $69 REG
P04 Th 5-6 p.m. | Kyle Weber
March 25-May 13 | Online

Golf

Golf: Beginning I

Start from the beginning and learn the basic fundamentals of golf. During this class, you’ll learn about grip, set up, mini-swing, full swing, putting and chipping. This is a perfect introductory class for new players, and a great way for experienced golfers to sharpen rudimentary golf skills. Extra fee for balls. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-730 | 4 sessions | $49 AGE 60+ | $49 REG
P07 Th 6-7 p.m.
April 8-29 | Golfport, Maryland Heights
P08 Sa 11 a.m.-noon
April 10-May 1 | Golfport, Maryland Heights
PEDU-730 | 6 sessions | $42 AGE 60+ | $65 REG
P03 W 6:30-7:30 p.m.
April 7-May 12 | First Tee
P04 Sa 10-11 a.m.
April 10-May 15 | First Tee

Golf: Beginning I for Women

Start from the beginning and learn the basic fundamentals of golf. During this class, you’ll learn about grip, set up, mini-swing, full swing, putting and chipping. This is a perfect introductory class for new players, and a great way for experienced golfers to sharpen rudimentary golf skills. Extra fee for balls. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-730 | 4 sessions | $49 AGE 60+ | $49 REG
P05 Tu 5-6 p.m.
April 6-27 | Golfport, Maryland Heights

Golf: Beginning II

Review, practice and expand on fundamentals presented in Golf: Beginning I. With emphasis on correcting individual swing faults, this is the perfect class for beginning golfers with previous instruction. Extra fee for balls. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-731 | 4 sessions | $49 AGE 60+ | $49 REG
P03 Sa 9-10 a.m.
April 10-May 1 | Golfport, Maryland Heights
PEDU-731 | 6 sessions | $42 AGE 60+ | $65 REG
P02 Tu 7-8 p.m.
April 6-May 11 | First Tee
P01 W 7:30-8:30 p.m.
April 7-May 12 | First Tee

The FUNdamentals

This class prepares you to acquire an open mind during your golf game by learning the FUNdamentals. Learn skills required to ensure a sound golf experience and have fun doing so. Extra fee for balls. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-730 | 4 sessions | $49 AGE 60+ | $49 REG
P06 Th 5-6 p.m.
April 8-April 29 | Golfport, Maryland Heights

Golf: Tee for Two

Want to enjoy the game of golf with your significant other? Whether you’ve played for years or have never picked up a club, couples can enjoy time together while learning and improving golf skills. This course is open to all levels of player. Each participant must register. Clubs are available for use at the range. Extra fee for balls is required for each participant. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-765 | 4 sessions | $49 AGE 60+ | $49 REG
P02 Tu 6-7 p.m.
April 6-27 | Golfport, Maryland Heights
P03 Sa 10-11 a.m.
April 10-May 1 | Golfport, Maryland Heights

Golf: Basics and Beyond

Learning to play golf correctly is key to a great game. If you’re a new golfer, this course will help you get started on the right track. For more Experienced golfers, get back to basics and unlearn any bad habits. Class covers putting, chipping, pitching, rules, etiquette, and full swing with iron and with wood. A great mix for beginning students just learning to play and experienced golfers brushing up on skills and rules of play as a refresher course. Extra fee for balls. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-730 | 5 sessions | $79 AGE 60+ | $79 REG
P01 M 5:30-7 p.m.
April 5-May 3 | Eagle Springs
P02 Sa 10-11:30 a.m.
April 10-May 8 | Eagle Springs

Golf: Playing Lesson

Enjoy this unique opportunity to play nine holes of golf with an experienced instructor. If you’re a golfer who has received prior instruction, but have had difficulty taking your game to the next level, this opportunity is for you. Be prepared to pay Eagle Springs approximately $15 to play some holes on the course (includes riding cart). Meet your instructor at Eagle Springs Clubhouse. Tee time is at the class start time, so be sure to arrive a few minutes early. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-765 | 1 session | $39 AGE 60+ | $39 REG
P01 M 5-7 p.m.
May 10 | Eagle Springs

Self-Defense

Krav Maga™-Women Only

Are you prepared to defend yourself in an attack? Krav Maga, the preferred system for U.S. military units and law enforcement agencies, is an exciting, aggressive and fast-paced class designed to prepare both body and mind for violent attacks. Utilizing stress drills to mimic real-life situations, new students and repeat beginners will practice self-defense and hand-to-hand combat techniques to quickly and effectively finish a fight or attack situation. Class is hands-on and fully interactive. No shoes on mats; athletic wear required. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-743 | 10 sessions | $99 AGE 60+ | $99 REG
P01 Tu 6-7 p.m.
Jan. 26-March 30 | Xtreme Krav Maga Fenton

Krav Maga™

Are you prepared to defend yourself in an attack? Krav Maga, the preferred system for U.S. military units and law enforcement agencies, is an exciting, aggressive and fast-paced class designed to prepare both body and mind for violent attacks. Utilizing stress drills to mimic real-life situations, new students and repeat beginners will practice self-defense and hand-to-hand combat techniques to quickly and effectively finish a fight or attack situation. Class is hands-on and fully interactive. No shoes on mats; athletic wear required. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-743 | 10 sessions | $99 AGE 60+ | $99 REG
P03 M 6-7 p.m.
Jan. 25-April 5 | Xtreme Krav Maga Dorsett
NOTE: No class Feb. 15.
P04 Sa 10-11 a.m.
Jan. 30-April 3 | Xtreme Krav Maga Dorsett
P02 Sa 10-11 a.m.
Jan. 30-April 3 | Xtreme Krav Maga Fenton

Tennis

National Tennis Rating Program (NTRP)

1.0       This player is just starting to play tennis.

2.0       May have had some lessons; needs on-court experience.

2.5       Can sustain a short rally of slow pace; needs to develop form.

3.0       Consistent on medium-paced shots; needs work on form and strategy.

3.5       Consistent with directional control; needs to work on specialty shots.

4.0       Dependable with directional control and depths has specialty shots. Needs to play more percentage tennis.

Designations used as a tool to assist students when registering for tennis classes:

Beginning I (1.0-2.0): Designed for beginners and those who have limited experience with basic tennis strokes. Proper techniques of all strokes will be covered. Drills will be used and tennis etiquette and rules will be discussed. Players will be grouped according to ability.

Beginning I and II (1.0-2.5): Designed for beginners and those who need to brush up on the basics. Techniques covered are forehand, backhand, serve, volley, basic strategy as well as drill exercises. Players will be grouped according to ability.

Beginning II (2.5): Further emphasized is proper stroke development and footwork through the use of drills. Tennis etiquette and rules will be reviewed. Constancy of stroke production is a major goal.

Intermediate I (3.0-3.5): A refresher on proper stroke execution. Drills are used and emphasis is on improved consistency and directional control. Strategy and some match play are covered.

Intermediate II to Advanced (3.5-4.0): This course includes more advanced drills, work on strategy and match play, with a goal of playing better percentage tennis.

Bring tennis shoes and racket. Tennis balls provided. Facilities may not be air-conditioned. Please dress appropriately. Every effort will be made to schedule a make-up class for outdoor classes missed due to rain-outs. However, no refunds will be given for rained-out classes.

Tennis: Beginning I, NTRP 1.0-2.0

See NTRP rating box. Tennis balls provided. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-733 | 7 sessions | $69 AGE 60+ | $69 REG
P01 Tu 1-2 p.m.
Feb. 2-March 16 | Vetta Concord
P02 Sa 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Feb. 6-March 20 | Vetta Concord
P03 Tu 1-2 p.m.
March 23-May 4 | Vetta Concord
P04 Sa 2:30-3:30 p.m.
March 27-May 15 | Vetta Concord
NOTE: No class April 3.

Tennis: Beginning II, NTRP 2.5

See NTRP rating box. Tennis balls provided. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-734 | 7 sessions | $69 AGE 60+ | $69 REG
P01 Sa 3:30-4:30 p.m.
Feb. 6-March 20 | Vetta Concord
P03 Sa 3:30-4:30 p.m.
March 27-May 15 | Vetta Concord
NOTE: No class April 3.

Tennis: Intermediate I, NTRP 3.0

See NTRP rating box. Tennis balls provided. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-735 | 7 sessions | $95 AGE 60+ | $95 REG
P01 Tu 2-3:30 p.m.
Feb. 2-March 16 | Vetta Concord
P02 Tu 2-3:30 p.m.
March 23-May 4 | Vetta Concord

Tennis: Intermediate Advanced, NTRP 3.0-4.0

See NTRP rating box. Tennis balls provided. Assumption of Risk, Release and Waiver of Liability must be signed at first class.
PEDU-736 | 7 sessions | $95 AGE 60+ | $95 REG
P01 Sa 4:30-6 p.m.
Feb. 6-March 20 | Vetta Concord
P04 Sa 4:30-6 p.m.
March 27-May 15 | Vetta Concord
NOTE: No class April 3.

 

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