RECREATION

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Welcome to our Recreation Ministry website! The safety of our children and youth is our main priority. Click here to learn more about our Safe Sanctuary policy or to be trained.

HAYGOOD HOOPS

Updated: Wednesday, Sept 11, 2019 10:00am

We are over 800 now in enrollment. I will be closing certain grade levels because our “wait list” feature does not seem to be working. So If you are having trouble enrolling, please send me an email to let me know you are interested in registering to play this season.

keep checking back at this website for updates. I will be posting a game schedule next tuesday so you can have a general idea your game times and location.

Play with heart,

Debbie

Haygood Hoops has been a favorite winter activity for intown families since 1992. Haygood Hoops ministry welcomes children and youth for physical exercise, teamwork, skills development and fun. Haygood Hoops culture puts the emphasis on fun and sportsmanship in a friendly, laid back, family atmosphere. Last season over 900 families participated in our program.

Haygood Hoops is open to boys and girls in grades Pre-K through 12th. All players, in all divisions, will play at least half of the game. Practices and games are played in the Haygood gym and at other gyms around our community (Mary Lin Elementary School,  Inman Middle School, Morningside Baptist Church and Springdale Elementary School aka SPARKS).

Registration for church members only opens on Monday, August 26, 2019. (This is a very strict policy. If your name is not on the church’s role after being reviewed by Haygood staff, your registration will be cancelled!)

Registration for the 2019-20 season will be open for everyone on Tuesday, September 3, 2019.

The cost is $155 for grades Pre-K to 3rd; and $175 for grades 4th-12th. This season’s format will be very similar to last season.

You can use this link to register: http://haygood-umc.sportssignup.com/site/

QUICK FACTS ABOUT THE 2019-2010 BASKETBALL LEAGUE:

- Evaluation and Team Selection Dates:

Sunday, Oct 27th - PreK - K at 12:15pm; 1st Grade Coed 1:30pm; 2/3 Grade Girls at 3pm; 2 Grade Boys - at 4pm; and 3 Grade Boys at 5pm. These team selections will take place at Haygood UMC.

Sunday, Oct 20th - 4/5 Girls at 12:30pm; 4/5 Boys at 1:30pm; and MS Girls at 3:30pm (location TBA).

Monday, Oct 21st - MS Boys at 6:00pm; HS Boys at 7:30pm (location TBA)

Practices begin the week of Sunday, November 3rd

For Grades 4th-12th the games begin the weekend of Nov. 22 and 23rd. HS boys play on Friday night, and everyone else on Saturdays. PreK-3rd grade games begin on Sat. Dec 7th.

Links to league rules by grade

PreK-K 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th/5th Grade Middle/High School

CHILDREN’S ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES

Haygood Preschool students have priority enrollment for all enrichments. After 8/11/19, if space is available, community children are invited to enroll. Registrations and payments for all enrichments, if not made online, can be made in the gym lobby workroom. Look for the wicker basket labeled “Enrichments”.

2019-2020 Offerings:

Classes begin for the Fall semester the week of August 26th.

“Welcome Day” is in the Haygood Gym on Monday, August 19th from 10am-12pm. Please come out and meet all of our wonderful Enrichment program providers in person.

Studio GO Dance: We are happy to offer dance for 2019 – 2020 school year thru Studio GO Dance. Click here for the Studio GO website, and here for the brochure (coming soon). The schedule is : Wed. 1:00  Pre-Ballet(Preschool – 3’s); Wed. 2:30  Pre-Ballet (CDC – 3’s); Wed. 3:45 Elementary Tap Ballet (ages 5+);Fri. 1:00  Tap-Ballet (Preschool Pre-K);Fri. 2:30  Tap-Ballet (CDC Pre-K); Click this link to Register: www.studiogodance.com

Bricks 4 Kidz:  This class provides a fun and exciting hands-on approach to learning concepts of engineering, architecture and physics through the use of LEGO® bricks.  This class is offered Mondays, from 1:00-2:00. Online registration only – click here for the website.

Aussie Kids Golf:  This program is designed to introduce players to the basic skills of golf with  a fun, encouraging, goal oriented approach. This class is for ages 3-5  Tuesdays from 1:00-1:45.   Call 404-812-6808 to register, or click here for online enrollment (then select church programs).

The Manzana Tree: is the children’s branch of the The Learning Kitchen for adults. These classes are called the food playgrounds. Brain science says playing with your food will cure picky eating! We explore a new fruit or veggie each week. We taste them, lick them, feel them, paint with them, learn where they come from and cook with them (heat and knife free). Come dressed to get messy! This class is for ages 3+ on Tuesdays from 1:00-2:15. Call Mary Caroline at 806-787-5903 or use this link to register: https://www.thelearningkitchenatl.com/events/manzana-tree-haygood-after-school-program

Playball:  Playball is a unique program in that it uses sports as the means to build competence in all aspects of participants’ lives including the emotional, social, cognitive, and physical.   This class is offered both Monday and Wednesday at various times for various ages- see signup sheet.  Click here for Preschool Winter 2019 Registration;  click here for CDC Winter 2019 Registration.

Terriffic Thursdays :  This extended care featuring stores, art projects, games and free play is offered on Thursdays from 1:00 – 2:30.  The sign-up sheet can be found with Ms. Britt and submitted to the teacher work room (wicker basket with enrichment envelopes)  with payment when complete. The teachers for the winter  session are Ms. Britt and Ms. Zarinah.

Drama CATS - Children - Acting - Theater - Storytelling. Please join Benjamin Williams and his team in weekly fun filled experiences with drama and storytelling. This 14 week session will culminate with a performance at the end of the session. They will be meeting from 1-1:45pm on Thursdays.  Click here to register and/or to get more details: CATS

Tiny Tykes Soccer:  This program is a division of the British Soccer Academy, and focuses on the development of children 3-5 years old.  The British coaches are experts in working with children, and will combine soccer, stories, games and music to engage your child in this high energy program.  Fridays from 1:00 – 1:45.  Click  here  to register online.

Please contact the specific providers with questions regarding the individual programs.  Please contact Debbie Miller, Recreation Director, via email with general enrichment questions: dmiller@haygoodumc.org


Youth Girls Volleyball

Please consider the Haygood Spikers for a fun and challenging activity for your daughter! In this recreation activity, we focus on teaching girls the basics of the sport with slightly modified Haygood Rules*. Parent coaches volunteer their time and practice with their team one time per week for one hour.  This league is for girls in grades 5th-8th.

Registration for the Fall season is now open!!

Mandatory Evaluations and Clinics at 6pm:

Monday, August 19th at 6pm for last names beginning with A-I

Tuesday, August 20th at 6pm for last names that begin with J-R

Thursday, August 22nd at 6pm for last names that begin with S-Z

Teams will be selected after the last session on Thursday.

We have 4 matches on Sundays, between 2:00 and 6:00 on 9/8; 9/15; 9/22; 9/29; & our 5th match on Monday, 9/30 at 6,7, & 8pm.

Use this link to register now: VOLLEYBALL REGISTRATION

*Click this link to view and/or print Volleyball Rules

Click this link to view and/or print Volleyball practice drills