OCPR Update: Summer starts cool down while fall sports heat up

OCPR-logo-redDog days of summer signal cooler times ahead, just as youth sports heat up for Osage City Parks and Recreation. Signup deadlines approach for fall youth sports camps and leagues, including volleyball, cheerleading, soccer and football.

Osage City Aquatic Center

  • OCAC Pool Hours: Aug. 7 – Labor Day, Saturday and Sunday, 1-6 p.m. (includes Labor Day)
  • Daily admission, $3 (Age 4 and Above); age 3 and Below FREE; age 65 and Over FREE.
  • OCAC Swim Pass Booklets – Swim Booklets are available for purchase at OCAC, 50 Swim Card Booklet, $50.
  • Deck and pool rental reservation can be made with Corey Linton.

Youth Volleyball Camp

  • Open to ALL 3rd to 6th graders in Osage County and the surrounding area.
  • Players will learn floor positioning, passing, serving, setting, and attacking skills.
  • All players receive a camp shirt and each 6th grader receives a special OCPR volleyball.
  • Volleyball instructors – Amie Lohmeyer and OCHS volleyball players.
  • Session dates and time – Mondays, August 22, 29 and September 12, 19 – 6-7pm
  • Location – Osage City School Gyms
  • $25 per person
  • Signup deadline – August 19

Signup forms will be available at Osage City Hall, sent through the Osage City Grade School (when school starts), online at www.osagecity.com (click Departments and Parks and Recreation), and in the photos section of the Osage City Facebook Page.

Youth Volleyball League

  • Open to ALL 5th/6th grade volleyball teams in Osage County and the surrounding area.
  • OCPR is offering a 5th/6th grade recreational volleyball league for area town teams.
  • 6 Team League Max
  • Teams play a minimum of 4 matches; each match session is 3 total game and rally score for each point.
  • Game #1 and #2 are played to 25 points and Game #3 is played to 15 points
  • No standings are kept and no awards handed out.
  • OCPR supplies the game ball.
  • League team fee – $50 per team
  • Location – Osage City School Gyms
  • League Dates and Time – Mondays, August 22, 29 and September 12, 19 -7-8pm
  • Signup deadline – August 19

Signup forms will be available at Osage City Hall, sent through the Osage City Grade School (when school starts), online at www.osagecity.com (click Departments and Parks and Recreation), and in the photos section of the Osage City Facebook Page.


OCHS Cheerleading Camp

Camp instructors – Kelsey Sturdy and the OCHS cheer team

  • Camp location – Osage City School Gyms
  • Camp sates (Wednesdays) – September 7, 14, 21
  • Pre-K only – 6:30-7:30pm
  • Kindergarten-8th grade – 6:30-8pm
  • Camp Fee, $20 per person
  • Cheerleaders will learn 3 sideline cheers, one added cheer, the OCHS School Song Cheer.
  • Each Cheerleader receives a camp shirt.
  • Recommended practice clothes – shorts, sneakers, socks, T-shirt, no jeans please
  • Camp performance – September 30 (OCHS Football Field)
  • Performance with the OCHS Cheer Team during the first half of the game
  • Signup deadline – September 2

Signup forms will be available at Osage City Hall, sent through the Osage City Grade School (when school starts), online at www.osagecity.com (click Departments and Parks and Recreation), and in the photos section of the Osage City Facebook Page.


Youth Soccer

Divisions – U6, U8, U10, U12, U14, all divisions coed.

  • OCPR teams participate with Overbrook and Lyndon.
  • Games are rotated between Overbrook, Lyndon and Osage City.
  • Cost is $30 per player.
  • OCPR players receive a team jersey, shorts, and a participation award.
  • Players supply their own shin guard and cleated shoes.
  • Team practice can start the week of Aug. 29, if a coach is assigned.
  • Signup deadline Aug. 19.

Signup forms will be available at Osage City Hall, sent through the Osage City Grade School (when school starts), online at www.osagecity.com (click Departments and Parks and Recreation), and in the photos section of the Osage City Facebook Page.


Youth Flag Football

  • Divisions – Pre-K/K, 1st/2nd grade, 3rd/4th grade
  • OCPR teams participate in the North Osage County Flag Football League.
  • A player younger than 5 years of age on or before September 1, 2016, is too young for the Pre-K/K Division.
  • Teams can start practice the week of Aug. 29, if a coach is assigned to their team.
  • League games are played Sundays, starting the middle of September.
  • All games are played in either Carbondale or Burlingame.
  • Program fee is $30 per player.
  • Players receive a team shirt, participation award, and equipment is provided by OCPR.
  • Signup deadline, Aug. 22.

Signup forms will be available at Osage City Hall, sent through the Osage City Grade School (when school starts), online at www.osagecity.com (click Departments and Parks and Recreation), and in the photos section of the Osage City Facebook Page.


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*Click City Departments, then Parks & Recreation for program information,
printable signup forms, schedules and more!
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