Youth Programs

Tang Soo Do Korean Martial Arts
October 1 - October 25

The Chicopee Parks & Recreation Department is offering Tang Soo Do- a Korean Martial Art. Come learn with Instructor Master Jeffrey Bulissa, a 4th Degree Black Belt in Tang Soo Do and learn about Self-defense, confidence and physical fitness. Classes will be held on Mondays and Friday evenings at The Chicopee Parks & Recreation office 687 Front St..

The following classes are being offered:
Little Dragons (ages 5 to 6):  5 – 5:30 PM,
Gups (Beginners white, orange, green belts) (ages 7 & up):  5:30 – 6:30 PM. Gups  (green and brown belts) (ages 7 & up):  6:30 - 7:30 PM.
Gups, (red, blue, black, ages 7 and up) 7:30 to 8:30

Social Distancing, Equipment and Masks:  The participants will be appropriately socially distanced between other participants in the class as well as the instructor.  The instructor and all participants will wear a mask for the duration of the lessons.  Participants are to provide their own masks to use.  

All participants for the classes are required to self-screen at home prior to coming to the program for the day. If the participant does not feel well they are advised to please stay at home.

(a) Self-screening shall include checking for symptoms including fever, cough, shortness of breath, gastrointestinal symptoms, new loss of taste/smell, muscle aches, or any other symptoms that feel like a cold. Anyone with a fever of 100.0?F or above or any other signs of illness must not be permitted to attend the program.

 

The costs are $40/Little Dragons $50/Gups Beginner, Intermediate & Advanced. All  To register go to www.chicopeerec.com 

Tennis Lessons

The Chicopee Parks and Recreation Department announces tennis lessons for children ages 8 and above and adults. Lessons include beginners, intermediate and advanced players who want to fine tune their game. The lessons will be held at Szot Park. They will be held Monday, Wednesday and some Friday evenings at 3, 4 and 5 p.m. Times can be arranged with the instructor. Lessons are taught by instructor Paul Fein a former top 10 USTPA New England Men’s open division player and a published author. Sessions consist of eight classes for a one-hour period per class. Cost is $80 for residents and $85 for non-residents.

To register go to www.chicopeerec.com 

CPR/AED First Aid Class

Saturday October 9, 2021
8:30 Am - 2:30 Pm
Ages:12 & up
These classes offer a basic certification in Adult, Child and Infant CPR/AED (Automated External Defibrillator) and Basic First Aid from The American Heart Association. The cost includes all the materials (Which includes a textbook, one-way valve and pocket mask).

Masks Masks are required to be worn through out the class regardless of vaccination status and even when socially distanced.

All participants for the classes are required to self-screen at home prior to coming to the program for the day. If the participant does not feel well they are advised to please stay at home.

(a) Self-screening shall include checking for symptoms including fever, cough, shortness of breath, gastrointestinal symptoms, new loss of taste/smell, muscle aches, or any other symptoms that feel like a cold. Anyone with a fever of 100.0?F or above or any other signs of illness must not be permitted to attend the program.
 

The Cost is $75/Resident $80/NR. 

To register go to www.chicopeerec.com