YOUTH FLAG FOOTBALL GRADES 1 - 4
This program will provide young players the understanding and skills of the game using good sportsmanship and fun! Grades 1 & 2 start Wednesday, September 12 and continue until November 10. Classes meet Wednesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Grades 3 & 4 start Tuesday, September 11 and continue until November 10. Classes meet Tuesdays 3:30 - 5:30 p.m. and Saturdays 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Register at the Park & Recreation Office with full payment.
SEMI PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS-FALL/WINTER/SPRING
The American Red Cross Learn to Swim program is an opportunity for swimmers of all ages and abilities to develop their swimming and water safety skills. These lessons are a positive learning experience, which focus on the swimmer's skills. The benefits of a class of five or fewer swimmers will be seen in progression, confidence, and development of new skills. Instructors are certified and experienced. New to the Learn to Swim program this winter is Preschool Level One for swimmers from 3-5 years of age. Session run as follows: Session One: September 11 - September 25, 2007, Session Two: October 2 - October 23, 2007 (no class October 16, 18), Session Three: October 25 - November 13, 2007 (no class on November 8), Session Four: January 8 - January 24, 2008 (no class January 17), Session Five: February 5 - February 19, 2008, Session Six: February 21 - March 11, 2008 (no class on March 4). Classes run on Tuesdays & Thursdays, meet for five sessions at the Winona Middle School Pool, fee is $29 Resident / $39 Non-resident, Minimum 2 / Maximum 5. Levels are as follows: Level Babes - 5:30 - 6:00 p.m., Preschool Level One - 6:00 - 6:30 p.m., Level One - 6:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Level Two - 5:30 - 6:00 p.m., Level Three - 6:00 - 6:30 p.m., Level Four - 6:30 - 7:00 p.m., Level Five & Six - 7:00 - 7:30 p.m. Register at the Park & Recreation Office with full payment.
MASTER SWIM PROGRAM
The Master Swim Program is designed to help swimmers improve fitness and/or train for specific goals. Coaches offer active support for a healthy lifestyle through friendship and camaraderie. Organized work-outs will offer something for every level of swimmer. Minimum swimming ability is 50 yards.
Sign up at Winona Park & Recreation office, year round program, register anytime, age requirement: 16 years or older. Class will be held at the Winona Middle School Pool and Classes run: Monday / Wednesday / Friday - 6:15 a.m. - 7:15 a.m., Monday / Wednesday - 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Saturday - 8:15 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. Fee structure is: Unlimited Swim-$25 per month, 2 times per week=$20 per month, 1 time per week-$15 per month.
EAST AND WEST RECREATION CENTER MEMBERSHIP
Beginning September 6, 2007, all users of the Recreation Centers will be required to become members. There is no fee and you can get your membership at the Recreation Centers, and join during any open hours. Patrons under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian for registration. Patrons 18 & older must bring a valid photo id. Any questions contact the Park & Recreation Department at 457-8258.
Need information on upcoming events, programs or adult sport team standings, schedules, practically anything. Check out the city website at www.cityofwinona-mn.com.
CITY HALL OFFICE HOURS
All City Hall office hours from September 4th to May 23rd are open to the public from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday only.
ADULT TOUCH FOOTBALL RULE OF THE WEEK
Touching is the placing of one hand anywhere on or below the shoulders of an opponent who has one or both feet on the ground. Both feet of the person touching must be on the ground when the touch is made. Diving tags are not legal. Touches made by a defensive player while the ball is being juggled or while the opponent is in the air shall be ignored. Pushing, striking and slapping are not permitted"¦10 yard penalty.
ADULT CO-REC VOLLEYBALL RULE OF THE WEEK
Co-Rec. Alternate Hit Rule - Explanation: Single Hit Return - A male or female may return the ball. Double Hit Return - Any combination, except two male hits is not permissible. Triple Hit Return - Any combination, except three male hits are not permissible; one female hit involved during the return volley. (The penalty for violation of the Alternate Hit Rule: Point.) Note: Block the ball is not considered a touch.
ADULT KICKBALL RULE OF THE WEEK
Must have at least 6 players from start to finish, or you forfeit. (Minimum of 3 players of each gender per team.) (Maximum of 8 players.) Pitcher/Catcher are male/female. May have more women than men.