Oak Island Parks
and Recreation Department
Publicity Release - February 17, 2006
Lunch Break Yoga
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department will offer Lunch
Break Yoga on Wednesdays. The classes will begin at noon and last
for approximately 30 minutes. Take a break from work and relieve
some stress. Fee will be $2 for residents and $3 for non-residents
per class. Pre-registration required. Space is limited. Call
278-5518 for more information.
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department will offer tennis
lessons for the following groups:
Future Stars - For ages 6-12
and designed for students to learn the fundamental strokes and
techniques for a solid basic foundation. The classes will be held on
Fridays from 3:30-4:30pm or 4:30-5:30pm. Fee is $50 for five weeks.
Lessons to begin in March.
Adult Tennis - Designed for
beginner and intermediate players. Emphasis is on building proper
strokes and techniques, movement, court sense, strategy, and fun!
Meets on Thursdays at 10am. The fee is $50 for five weeks. Lessons
to begin in March.
Call 278-4747 for more
information on tennis lessons.
Dixie Girls Softball League
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department is currently taking
registration for the Dixie Girls Softball League. The league is open
to girls ages 6-18 and groups will be divided as follows: 6-8, 9-12,
13-15, and 16-18. Teams will play against other county teams such as
Lockwood Folly, Town Creek, Shallotte, and Leland. Practices will be
held at the softball field at Middleton Park. Games will be held
primarily on weeknights and practices will be held according to the
team coach’s schedule. No more than 2 practices per week. Coaches,
referees, and team sponsors are also needed. Deadline to register is
February 24th. Fee is $20 for residents and $26 for non-residents.
Call 278-4747 for more information.
The Oak Island Parks and Recreation Department is currently offering
kickboxing classes. The classes are held on Mondays from 5-6pm and
on Saturdays from 9:30-10:30am. Cost is $26/month for residents and
$31/month for non-residents. Call 278-5518 to pre-register.
Teen, Preteen, and Youth
Tween Walkers- Saturdays, 11am meet at Teen Center ages 10-18
February 24th- Cooking-Recreation Center 5-6:30pm ages 5-9
Pre-registration required for all activities. Call 278-5518 for more
Adults, ages 18 and older, are invited to participate in Scrabble
Sessions on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the
Recreation Center. Pre-registration is required. Call 278-5518 to
Note: By Law, appropriate
car seats/booster seats are required for ages 8 and under or 80
pounds when participating in Recreation Department programs
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