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OCPR Update: Plenty of activities lined up for fall recreation

Osage City Parks and Recreation is gearing up for its fall schedule of activities, including opportunities for taekwondo classes, softball pitching clinics, dance camps and youth football. OCPR also is seeking proposals for providing photography services, and applicants for the OCPR advisory board.


Fall Session, Sept. 14 – Dec. 14

Little Ninjas (Age 5-7)

  • Monday, 6:30-7:10 p.m.
  • New Student, $90 (with uniform and shirt)
  • Additional Family Member, $75
  • Existing Student, $60
  • Additional Family Member, $50

Open TKD Class (Age 8 and Above)

  • Monday, 7:15-8:30 p.m.
  • New Student, $130 (with uniform and shirt)
  • Additional family member, $100
  • Existing student, $90
  • Additional family member, $70

TKD Advanced Class

  • Saturday, 9-10 a.m. (As announced)

Price includes t-shirt and uniform for all new students, ITA membership for the new TKD students, and belt testing for all qualified students.

Existing TKD students may be required to renew their ITA membership and are evaluated individually (annual renewal fee)

Class held at the OCPR Building, 530 S. First St., Osage City

For more information contact Wade Jones, 785-969-7420 or [email protected]

OCPR Softball Pitching Clinic

Instructor, OCHS Softball Head Coach, Tammy Serna, 14 years coaching high school level softball.

3rd-8th Grade Softball Players

  • Clinic Dates, October 14, 21, 28 – November 4, 11, 18 – December 2, 9, 16
  • Clinic Times, 6-6:30 p.m., 6:30-7 p.m., 7-7:30 p.m., 7:30-8 p.m.
  • Pitching Sessions are by appointment only
  • Pitchers MUST supply their own catcher for the session
  • $5 per player, per pitching session

Clinic payment due the day of the clinic. Clinic location, OCPR Building (517 South 1st Street, Osage City.)

Contact Tammy Serna for your clinic appointment, 785-633-2708.

OCRP Dance Camp

Camp Instructors, Kylie Baxter and the OCHS Dance Team

  • Camp Dates, Nov. 9, 11, 16, 18
  • Camp Time, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Camp Grade Divisions, Pre-K and K, 1st/2nd Grade, 3rd-8th Grade
  • Dance Recital, Nov. 20, OCHS Auditorium
  • Cost, $30 per dancer
  • Dancers will learn Dance Technique and Two Routines for the Recital
  • Recommended Practice Clothes – Shorts/Sweats, Sneakers, Socks, T-Shirt, No Jeans!

For more information contact – Kylie Baxter, 785-528-3172, [email protected]

Sign-up deadline – Nov. 2.

OCPR Photography Proposals

OCPR is accepting bids from photographers for team and individual program pictures. This would be for the 2016 season. Submit a price sheet (package and/or specialty items), contact information, and any other proposal information you would like OCPR to consider to – Corey Linton, [email protected] or by mail to 201 S. Fifth St., Osage City.

Proposal deadline, Oct. 12. Questions, call 785-528-4610.

OCPR Park Board Applicants

OCPR is seeking individuals interested in being on the Osage City Parks and Recreation Advisory Board. Applicants need to fill out an Osage City Citizen Board Application. Those applications are available in the Utility Office at Osage City Hall or can be sent out by request.

Application Deadline, Nov. 16.

The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meets the thirrd Thursday of each month (with some exceptions). Applicants must reside within the USD 420 school district. For more information, contact Corey Linton, [email protected] or 785-528-4610.

OCPR Youth Tackle Football Game Scores

Sept. 19

  • Osage City (5th/6th) – 31
  • Emporia Team Kriss – 0

Sept. 23

  • Osage City (5th/6th) – 15
  • Lyndon Tigers – 13

Sept. 19

  • Jeff West (4th) – 13
  • Osage City (3rd/4th) – 7

Sept. 20

  • Osage City (3rd/4th) – 12
  • Jeff West (4th) – 0

Sept. 26

  • Osage City (3rd/4th) – 7
  • Topeka Vikings 6

Youth Football Night – Oct. 13 – OCHS Football Field

  • Osage City 3rd/4th Grade Tackle Team vs. St. Marys: 6-7 p.m. Scrimmage.
  • Osage City 5th/6th Grade Tackle Team vs. St. Marys: 7-8 p.m. Scrimmage.

Upcoming Youth Tackle Football Games

  • 3rd/4th Grade – Sept. 30 vs. Lyndon, 6:30 p.m., OCHS Field
  • 3rd/4th Grade – Oct. 10 – vs. Topeka Saints, 9 a.m.
  • 5th/6th Grade – Oct. 3 – vs. Emporia (Clint Bowyer Auto), 9 a.m.
  • 5th/6th Grade – Oct. 10 – vs. Burlington, 10:30 a.m.

SEE OCPR ONLINE at www.osagecity.com
*Click City Departments, then Parks & Recreation for program information,
printable signup forms, schedules and more!
Also visit Osage City on Facebook.

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