Start Smart Sports Programs

Parks and Recreation currently offers five different sports programs. Each sports program is designed to give participants an opportunity to develop their sports skills in a fun and safe environment while working and spending quality one-on-one time with their parent or guardian. All Start Smart programs feature age appropriate equipment and developmentally appropriate exercises.

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START SMART SPORTS DEVELOPMENT
This program teaches kids 3-5 years old introductory skills in a multitude of sports. Sports skills developed in this program include throwing, catching, batting and kicking. Age-appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports is utilized in a non-threatening environment.  REGISTRATION FORM


START SMART SOCCER
Start Smart Soccer prepares kids 3-5 years old and their parents for organized soccer without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports and Kwik Goal is used in teaching kicking, dribbling, trapping, throw ins and agility. REGISTRATION FORM


START SMART BASKETBALL
Start Smart Basketball prepares kids ages 5-7 and their parents for organized basketball without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from Franklin Sports is used in teaching dribbling, passing/catching, shooting and running/agility. REGISTRATION FORM


START SMART TENNIS
Start Smart Tennis prepares kids ages 5-7 and their parents for organized tennis without the threat of competition or the fear of getting hurt. Age appropriate equipment from Head and Penn is used in teaching ground strokes, serving, volleying and running/agility. REGISTRATION FORM

The Parks & Rec Office is located upstairs at the Garden City Civic Arena. It is open Monday-Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Call (734) 793-1882 for questions or more details.

Class Schedule for Summer, 2019 
(For questions call 734-793-1882)

Class
Day
Time 
Dates
Weeks 
Class 
Size
Cost 
Class Location
Registration Deadline
Registration Link
BasketballSaturday11:00-12:00pm6/22 - 8/3610$65.00Civic ArenaJune 21Register
SoccerTues/Thurs12:00-
1:00 pm
6/18 - 7/11310$65.00Civic ArenaJune 17
TennisTues/Thurs12:00-
1:00 pm
7/16 - 8/1320$65.00Civic ArenaJuly 1
SoccerTues/Thurs12:00-
1:00 pm
7/16 - 8/1320$65.00Civic ArenaJuly 1
BasketballTues/Thurs1:00-
2:00 pm
7/16 - 8/1320$65.00Civic ArenaJuly 1
Sports 
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Tues/Thurs1:00-
2:00 pm
7/16 - 8/1320$75.00Civic ArenaJuly 1