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Events under 'Fitness/Health'

Low Vision Technology Fair (Thu. Jun 2, 2016 9:00 am - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

SouthSide Christian church
2600 S. MacArthur
Springfield, IL 62704
217-522-7985
scastles@iltech.org
http://www.iltech.org

The Illinois Assistive Technology Program and the Mary Bryant Home are presenting a Low Vision Technology Fair at SouthSide Christian Church.

 

Visitors will see the latest in vision technologies, listen to speakers, and get their blood pressure checked. There will also be a free lunch and door prizes.

 

The Mary Bryant Home Low Vision Store will have items for sale.

 

Call the number above with any questions or to RSVP for lunch. 

 

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Jun 2, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Ultimate Frisbee (Thu. Jun 2, 2016 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm)

Contact Info:

McClallen Park
N. Tennessee St.
Morton, IL 61550

We are a semi-competitive group looking for some more players to come out and have a friendly game of Ultimate Frisbee. We would love to have you come join us.

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Jun 9, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Ultimate Frisbee (Thu. Jun 9, 2016 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm)

Contact Info:

McClallen Park
N. Tennessee St.
Morton, IL 61550

We are a semi-competitive group looking for some more players to come out and have a friendly game of Ultimate Frisbee. We would love to have you come join us.

British Soccer Camp (Mon. Jun 13, 2016 10:30 am - 4:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Greater Peoria Family YMCA
7000 N. Fleming Ln.
Peoria, IL 61614
309-692-7631
lindsey.kerr@peoriaymca.org
http://peoriaymca.org/programs/youth-programs/youth

This camp will feature the 1,000 Touches Curriculum packed with drills and practices designed to improve individual ball control, foot-skills, fakes, moves, juggling, and core techniques!

 

This camp will last June 13-17.

 

Ages 4-5:   10:30am- noon

Ages 6-10:   9am-noon

Ages 11-14:   1pm-4pm

 

Register today, as spaces will fill up fast! 

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Jun 16, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Ultimate Frisbee (Thu. Jun 16, 2016 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm)

Contact Info:

McClallen Park
N. Tennessee St.
Morton, IL 61550

We are a semi-competitive group looking for some more players to come out and have a friendly game of Ultimate Frisbee. We would love to have you come join us.

5K Kingdom Classic Walk/Run (Sat. Jun 18, 2016 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Little Galilee Christian Camp
7539 Little Galilee Rd
Clinton, IL 61727
309-287-3268
childrenofpokot@gmail.com
https://www.raceentry.com/race-reviews/kingdom-classic

This 5K walk and run for all ages will be held on the beautiful 228-acre grounds of Little Galilee Christian Camp.

 

The challenging course is a mixture of road and trail. You can register as an individual or a team.   

 

Bring your family! Family activities include hiking and swimming.   

 

The race begins at 8:00 AM. Breakfast will be served to the runners after the race. Following the breakfast, awards will be given to the top male and female in each age division and overall race winners.

 

There will also be a live auction. Crafts and jewelry made by the Pokot people will be available for sale. Families can “adopt” a Pokot child through the COPE Child Sponsorship program. Pictures and the child’s story will be available for families who would like to sponsor a Pokot child. More information is available at www.childrenofpokot.org.

 

Register online at the Web site listed above.

 

SCHEELS 3D Archery Shoot (Sat. Jun 18, 2016 8:00 am - 9:00 am)

Contact Info:

Panther Creek Bowhunters
1 Gilreath Road
Chatham, Illinois 62629
2177266330
nmmonari@scheels.com
http://experience.scheels.com/event/3d-archery-shoot-at-panther-creek-bowhunters-club/

SCHEELS 3D Archery Shoot at Panther Creek Bowhunters Club. All ages welcoe.

 

1st & 2nd Place Prizes for Cub, Youth, Traditional, Women’s, Men’s Bowhunter, Men’s Open and Known Distance. Register to win great prizes including a $500.00 SCHEELS Gift Card and prizes from Plano & Nikon. First 50 people to register each day will receive a free event T-shirt. First 100 to register each day will also receive a $10.00 SCHEELS Gift Card.

 

Lunch will be available for purchase on-site.

 

Registration on-site each, no pre-registration required. Shooting Fees: Adults (18+) $12.00 Youth (13-17) $8.00  12 & Under FREE  

Girls Basketball Camp (Mon. Jun 20, 2016 10:00 am - 11:30 am)

Contact Info:

Greater Peoria Family YMCA
7000 N. Fleming Ln.
Peoria, IL 61614
309-692-7631
http://peoriaymca.org/programs/youth-programs/youth

Camp areas of focus include:

  • Team attitude/positive interactions

  • Shooting, dribbling, and ball handling

  • Rebounding, passing, and receiving

  • 1-on-1 moves and big man moves

  • Listening skills

  • Daily competition

  • And much, much more!

 

This camp runs June 20th-23rd (Monday-Thursday), 10am-11:30am daily.

 

Target age group: 8-14 years old  

 

Cost:

Members- $30

Non-members- $35

 

Heather Cassady designs and runs this camp. Heather was a three-time Peoria Journal Star call A basketball player of the year and runner-up for Ms. Basketball 1998. Heather earned a basketball scholarship to the University of Indiana where she went on to be a star. In 2002, she led Indiana to the Big Ten tournament championship and was named MVP of the tournament. She went on to play professionally in Greece. When she returned to the United States, she served as assistant coach for four years at Indiana State. In April 2012, Heather was inducted into the Illinois Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame as an athlete. Today Heather is the Director of Fitness and Sports Programming here at the Y.

 

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Jun 23, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Ultimate Frisbee (Thu. Jun 23, 2016 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm)

Contact Info:

McClallen Park
N. Tennessee St.
Morton, IL 61550

We are a semi-competitive group looking for some more players to come out and have a friendly game of Ultimate Frisbee. We would love to have you come join us.

SCHEELS 5K benefitting Girl Scouts of Central Illinois (Sat. Jun 25, 2016 7:30 am - 8:30 am)

Join us for the SCHEELS 5K benefitting Girl Scouts of Central Illinois. Kiddie Fun Run to begin at 8:30 a.m.

 

Entry Fee: Pre-Registration through Friday, June 17 - $20.00 After June 18 - $30.00 Kiddie Run - $10.00

 

Register online at scheels.com/events or at active.com. Runners can also register at SCHEELS Customer Service.

 

Chip Timed Race by Stokes Race Timing.

 

Award Ceremony to follow at 8:45 AM. Age group awards for chip timed event will be given with medals & SCHEELS Gift Cards for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers.

Pawnee Prairie Days 5K (Sat. Jun 25, 2016 8:00 am)

Contact Info:

Pawnee School
810 4th St.
Pawnee, IL 62558
217-625-2111
http://www.pawneeassembly.org/site/eventregdisp.asp?sec_id=180005417&event_id=180003830

"Run for One"

 

Pawnee Assembly of God Church presents the Pawnee Prairie Days Run/Walk 5k to benefit Convoy of Hope.

 

Participation in this event helps provide food, water, and education for children in ten nations. 

 

A $25 registration fee includes a T-shirt, goodie bag, and medals for different age categories. 

 

Register now at the website above or by calling the number above!

 

Schedule:

7am - Registration

8am - Runner start

8:10am- Walkers start

Volleyball Camp (Mon. Jun 27, 2016 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Greater Peoria Family YMCA
7000 N. Fleming Ln.
Peoria, IL 61614
309-692-7631
http://peoriaymca.org/programs/youth-programs/youth

This camp is designed for beginning to intermediate players looking to learn or improve his or her skills.

 

Campers will be divided into groups by age and skill level while learning appropriate movements and skills in a fun atmosphere.

 

The camp lasts June 27th- June 30th (Monday-Thursday) from 12:30-2pm daily.

 

Target Age Group: 8-14 years old, boys and girls

 

Cost:

Members- $50

Non-members- $60

Boys Basketball Camp (Mon. Jun 27, 2016 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Greater Peoria Family YMCA
7000 N. Fleming Ln.
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 692-7631
lindsey.kerr@peoriaymca.org
http://peoriaymca.org/programs/youth-programs/youth

Players will learn basic and advanced fundamentals of playing basketball from former NBA player AJ Guyton! Each day the campers will learn proper form for shooting, ball handling, and defense.

 

Each camper will receive a t-shirt along with games and awards during the last day of camp.

 

This camp will run June 27th-June 30th (Monday-Thursday).

 

Target age group: 8-14 years old

 

Cost:

Members- $30

Non-members- $35

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Jun 30, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6

Ultimate Frisbee (Thu. Jun 30, 2016 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm)

Contact Info:

McClallen Park
N. Tennessee St.
Morton, IL 61550

We are a semi-competitive group looking for some more players to come out and have a friendly game of Ultimate Frisbee. We would love to have you come join us.

SCHEELS Run, Walk, Bike, Skate Club (Thu. Jul 7, 2016 5:45 pm)

Contact Info:

SCHEELS
3801 S. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, IL 62711
217.726.6330
eventssp@scheels.com
http://www.scheels.com/events

Earn rewards as a SCHEELS club member! 5:45PM departure from SE side of the front entrance. All levels of riders, walkers, runners, and skaters welcome!

Sponsored by: SCHEELS and UPS  

Every Thursday >> Dates: Mar. 31     Apr. 7,14,21,28     May 5,12,19,26     Jun. 2,9,16,23,30     Jul. 7,14,21,28     Aug. 4,11,18,25    Sept. 1,8,15,22,29     Oct. 6