Please visit our Registration Website to begin registering for youth programs and events.
Pee Wee Sports (Ages 3-5)
Bam Bam T-Ball
Bam-Bam T-Ball is geared toward a fun and rewarding experience in a low-competitive atmosphere that is taught by the parent volunteers. This program teaches the basics of baseball/softball with practices and playing games.
Pee Wee Soccer
Pee Wee Soccer is geared toward a fun and rewarding experience in a low-competitive atmosphere that is taught by the parent volunteers. This program teaches the basics of baseball/softball with practices and playing games.
Beginner Flag Football
Pass, Catch, Run! Our Beginner Flag Football program will help your little one build confidence and a solid foundation of basic football skills. Participants will move into playing games in a 4v4 format if development allows.
Dribble, Pass, Score! Join us for Beginner Basketball where participants will start to develop their basketball skills. Participants will move into playing games in a 3v3 format if development allows.
Indoor Pee Wee Soccer
Pass, Kick, Goal! Indoor Soccer is a great environment for fun and learning the most fundamental soccer skills. Participants will spend 25 minutes practicing followed by 20 minutes of 4v4 game play.
Youth Sports & Fitness
This basketball league emphasizes the importance of leadership, sportsmanship, and teamwork while learning the fundamentals of the game in a way that reduces the risk of injury and ensures a positive experience for all.
Flag Football League
This flag football league emphasizes the importance of leadership, sportsmanship, and teamwork while learning the fundamentals of the game in a way that reduces the risk of injury and ensures a positive experience for all.
Bump, Set, Spike! This volleyball league emphasizes the importance of leadership, sportsmanship, and teamwork while learning the fundamentals of the game in a way that reduces the risk of injury and ensures a positive experience for all.
T's Skills & Drills Basketball Camps
Coach Kenton Tennal's camps provide a positive, fun-filled learning experience. The camp is designed to provide personal attention to help young athletes improve their basketball fundamentals. The campers drill and compete within their age groups in various skill competitions such as dribbling, passing, shooting and defense. Beyond individual skill development, we emphasize the importance of team play to all campers. These camps set the framework for successful future athletes.
Run for Fun in the Sun Camp
This program gets the kids interested in the sport of running in a fun and positive way. Begin with a team builder warm-up, then go through dynamic warm-ups, followed by running drills, stretching, instruction/pointers, and end with fun games.
Grimes Parks & Recreation has partnered with Life Time to provide youth tennis camps to the community of Grimes! These camps will be a fun and fulfilling experience for all skills levels. Whether your child is a beginner or a pro, there is a spot for you!
Explosive Performance Speed & Agility Clinic
Explosive Performance Speed and Agility camp will provide youth athletes the chance to experience speed and agility training, all of which can be tailored to their specific sport and needs. No matter the sport, participants in grades Kindergarten-6th grade will gain an edge on their competition.
Explosive Performance Soccer Clinic
Explosive Performance Soccer Camp will provide players with technical and tactical coaching with age-appropriate activities and games. The focus of the camp will be ensuring campers have fun and have a memorable experience while engaging in a competitive environment.
Youth Enrichment & Summer Camps
Sign your child up for our afternoon field trips! Ride along with Grimes Parks & Recreation as we visit different area attractions and activities. Parents will receive a detailed week and trip itinerary one week before the scheduled camp.
Magic with Elias Camp
Want to learn Magic!? Spend the week learning from the great Elias. From cards to coins and cups, we will delve into magic with everyday household objects. Come join local magician Elias Arbuckle share his wealth of knowledge in the magical arts for an unforgettable week of fun!
Grimes Safety City
Grimes Safety City will include various activities involving anti-bullying, pedestrian rules, street crossing, stop lights, fire department, respect for authority, playground safety, bike safety, and many more. A miniature "city" will be used to teach students correct street crossing techniques using tricycles (as vehicles) and by walking. Special appearances by the Fire Department, Polk County Sheriff Office, and Library. Students will learn about safety and have much more one on one contact with volunteers during this course.
Explore art through painting, drawing, sculptures, and jewelry making in our summer art camps! Students will learn how to blend colors, study proportions, mold clay, and more. Students will be presented with follow along steps for beginners, but advanced students may work independently.
Operation: Early Out
Are you looking for something fun to do when school gets out early? Join us and the Polk County Sheriffs Department this new exciting program. Each date will consist of a different activity.
This program provides a place for parents to bring their child to play in a safe and fun environment. It's also a great way to make new friends! This is not a structed play group, but rather an open space for kids to move around, play games, laugh, and burn off some energy. We provide the space, you provide the fun and supervision!
Join Kids Create for a fun camp themed around creativity, mermaids, unicorns, squishmallow's, and more! Students will explore a variety of mediums and complete exciting projects. Expect your child to create, learn, and play during these exciting camps!
Curtain Call Kids
Do your kids have a flair for the dramatic? Are they constantly holding a sing along at the dinner table? Why not harness those talents into a show the whole family can enjoy! Join Curtain Call Kids as they put on a full musical in just a week. Campers will learn about theatre, music, and choreography as they make friends and enjoy their summer break. Each week focuses on a different original show that gives every participant lines and a wonderful character to showcase.
Martial Arts America - Taekwondo & Tiny Tigers Taekwondo
Stop in for a free class and talk with an instructor about joining!