Youth Programs

Summer 2017

Tennis Lessons Open House With Coach Riskie from Hobart College’s Tennis Program
Date: Saturday, June 10
Ages & Time:
Ages 6-9yrs 9-9:45am
Ages 4-5yrs 10:15-11am
Ages 10-17 11:15-12pm
Location: GHS Tennis Courts
Free—Pre Register via link
Open to all skill levels! Get a sneak peek into summer lessons with Coach Riskie. Some smaller rackets available to use.

Youth & Junior Tennis Lessons with Coach Riskie (All Mon-Thurs)
Dates: Session 1: July 24-27            Session 2: July 31-Aug. 3            Session 3: Aug. 7-10
Ages & Times:   4-5yrs    8-8:45am
6-8yrs                9-9:45am
9-11yrs             10-11am
12-17yrs           12-2pm*
Location: Brook St. Courts
Instructor: Tim Riskie, Head Coach for Hobart College
Fee: $40 City/Town $50 Non Res. Per session
Coach Riskie will get the kids moving & playing in a quick paced environment. Youth lessons are designed to work on the basics of tennis, including the rules, hitting techniques, etiquette, serving & volleying. We will incorporate games into lessons while developing player skills. *Jr class is 1hr instruction & 1 hr play. Each session consists of 4 consecutive classes.

Family Canvas Art Painting Class with Tina from The Art Farm
Location: Geneva Events Center—Lakefront Park        Time: 1-3pm
Fee:   2 Family Members $60         3 Family Members $85       4 Family Members $100 (per event)
Ages: 8-up
Dates & Art Title:
 June 25 “Fireworks”          (Pre-Register By June 19th)
View artwork at:

Fourth of July – 3 Day Program
Dates: July 5-July 7 (Weds—Friday)
Times: 9a-12pm
Ages: 6-12yrs
Location: Geneva Recreation Complex
$25 City/Town $35 Non-Residents Pre-Register by: Tues. July 3
Attend this abbreviated week of fun—will include parade float making for Sat. July 8th Fireman’s Parade and a special Park Passport excursion to the Farmers Market on July 6th!  

Summer Recreation 1/2 Day Program
Medical Info Form

Dates: July 10-Aug. 11 (Monday-Friday)
Times: 9a-12pm Ages: 6-12yrs
Location: Geneva Recreation Complex
$50 City/Town $60 Non-Residents — per week Register by the Friday prior to avoid $10 “day of” late registration fee.
FLEX PROGRAM: Register for 2 days—pay $20/$30. SUMMER FLEX 2017 FORM
A summer of fun awaits! Join our staff for daily doses of creative programming and activities that vary each day and each week! We’ll visit the farmers market, go for rides along the lake on bikes and offer enriching activities for all involved! Plenty of fun indoors & outdoors in this 5 week long program. 

Skateboard Academy with Joe Marone Two Sessions Available!
Spring Session Dates: Tuesday’s June 6-June 27
Summer Session Dates: Tuesday’s July 11—Aug. 1
5:45-6:30pm (Beginners Age 6-9yrs) 6:45-7:30pm (Intermediates)
Skate park at McDonough Park
$25 City/Town $30 Non-Res. Per session
Take off skating w Joe & crew to learn boarding skills for all abilities. Class size limited and pre-registration is required. Boards available for first time skaters, safety gear is required (helmet, guards).

Chicks with Sticks Lax Programs
2nd-5th: Thurs. July 13-Aug. 10
Thursday: 6-7:30pm
$30 City/Town $40 Non Res.
Coaches: Karley & Alicia Reuscher, Lily Sellers
Keep those lax skills in-tune during the off season with our summer training program. Learn more about the game & practice a variety of skills!

Mom/Pop & Me Toddler Time
Dates: Tuesday’s July 25-Aug. 29
8-8:45am or 1-1:45pm
Ages: 1.5-3yrs
GRC—Indoor Turf
Instructors: Toni Shama
Fee: $30 City/Town $40 Non Res. Per Family
Each week Toni will be leading a different themed program. From superheroes to animals and sports, she’ll keep the little ones moving with parents jumping right too! Kids should wear pants and bring along either a yoga mat or towel for each family member! Once registered, you will receive a weekly schedule.

Read & Recreation Program Theme “Build A Better World”
Dates: Thursday’s July 13-Aug. 17th
Times: 3:30p-4:45pm
Ages: 9-11yrs (10 kids Max)
Varies weekly at the Library or our local Parks
Instructors: Tanya Thompson & Geneva Rec Staff
Fee: Free Program!
Pre-Registration is required at
Book title is Alien In My Pocket #1: Blast Off! A City and Library collaboration, this summer program offers kids a weekly adventure of reading, exploring and playing in our parks & library.