OCPR Update: Summer fun officially underway

OCPR-logo-redOsage City Parks and Recreation has a full schedule of summer fun planned, starting with swimming lessons, water aerobics, summer art camps, and gymnastics camp.


Red Cross Swim Lessons

Session One, June 18-28

  • 10-10:45 a.m., Pre-School, Level 1, Level 3
  • 11-11:45 a.m., Pre-School, Level 2, Level 5
  • Signup deadline, June 11
  • Cost is $25 per swimmer per session

Session Two, July 9-19

  • 9-9:45 a.m., Level 1 (Must be 6 years old)
  • 10-10:45 a.m., Pre-School, Level 3, Level 4
  • 11-11:45 a.m., Pre-School, Level 2, Guard Start
  • 12-12:30 p.m., Parent Tot (6 months-2 years)
  • Signup deadline, July 2
  • Cost is $25 per swimmer per session

Private Lessons

  • Session #1, June 11-15, a.m. only
  • Session #2, July 2-6, a.m. only
  • OCAC Staff will contact you about a time during the session selected.
  • Other times may be available (Contact OCAC).
  • $40 per week (One Week=Five 30-Minute Lessons).
  • Contact OCAC (Starting May 26) to signup.
  • Pre-School Sessions, Pre-K swimmers (age 3-5) will be evaluated their first session and then placed in the appropriate group.
  • A minimum of 4 swimmers is needed for a class to make.
  • Swim lessons are Monday-Thursday only.
  • Friday will be used as a make-up day (as needed).
  • Lessons will not be held if the air temperature is below 70 degrees.

Private Swim Lessons

  • Contact OCAC for a private swim lesson form.

Group Swim Lessons

Group swim lesson forms are available online at www.osagecity.com, at the Osage City Facebook Page (Photos Section) and Osage City Hall. Group swim lesson forms are also available at OCAC.


Osage City Aquatic Center

OCAC Pool Hours – May 26-Aug. 5, Monday-Friday, 1-7 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, 1-6 p.m.; Aug. 6 – 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 can be purchased at OCAC.
  • 50 swim card booklet, $50.

Deck and pool rental reservation can be made by contacting OCAC, 785-528-4225.

Water Aerobics

  • Osage City Aquatics Center
  • Instructor, Marcy DeWitt
  • Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-8 p.m.
  • Week of June 4 through the Week of July 30.
  • $3 per class or 1 Swim Card.

OCPR Summer Art Camp

Instructor, Becky Weaver (USD 348 High School Art Instructor)

  • Camp dates, June 18-22
  • Camp location – Osage City Community Building (517 S. First St., Osage City)
  • Cost, $25 per student
  • A child’s grade is based on their grade for the 2018-2019 school year.
  • Art can be messy, please dress appropriately.
  • All of the projects will be available to take home.
  • Both 2D and 3D work and projects may include painting, drawing, printing, clay
  • K-2nd grade, 9-9:45 a.m.
  • Pre-K students are welcome in the K-2nd grade session
  • A parent MUST stay to assist their Pre-K student.
  • 3rd-8th grade, 10-10:45 a.m.

Signup deadline – June 8


Gymnastics Camps

Instructor, Danielle Hallgren

  • Camp Location – OCPR Building (Jones Park)
  • A child’s grade is based on their grade for the 2018-2019 school year.
  • Stretching, gymnastic skills and technique, games, and safe equipment.
  • No shoes or socks on the equipment (bare feet during class).
  • T-shirt tucked in or a shirt that stays down while upside down.
  • Search for “Dani’s Gymnastics” Facebook Page
  • Pre-School Group (Age 4 and 5)
  • Mondays, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 – 5:30-6 p.m.
  • $25 per student
  • Limit 5 students per age group
  •  Must be 4 by the start of class
  • Levels are Based on Gymnastics Skill
  • Danielle will place students at their preferred level
  • Level Requirements – Posted on Dani’s Gymnastics Facebook Page
  • $50 per student in Level One, Two, or Three

Level One – Mondays, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 6-7 p.m.

Level Two – Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 5-6 p.m.

Level Three – Tuesdays, July 3, 10, 17, 24, 31, 6-7 p.m.

Signup deadline – June 28



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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