Northwest NEWS

June 19, 2000


Summer camps in Woodinville

Soccer camps

   Woodinville Parks & Recreation and the Northshore Youth Soccer Association will offer soccer camps at Sorenson Fields in downtown Woodinville. Camp curriculum will include a progressive skill development program, which caters to beginners as well as challenges the more skilled player. Training sessions will cover ball control, dribbling, passing, shooting, and goal tending. Each camper will receive a free T-shirt and ball. Times are 9 a.m. to noon. Camp dates are 7/17-7/21; 7/24-7/28; 7/31-8/4; and 8/7-8/11. Cost is $75 per session. Extended camps offering swimming and a variety of theme-oriented programs are available M-F, noon-4 p.m., and the cost is $35 per week.

Teen Volleyball Camp for Girls

   The staff of Washington Volleyball Academy will provide instruction on basic volleyball skills and team systems, while challenging each player to maximize her potential. Former collegiate and club coaches make up the staff. Each camper will receive a free volleyball and a player's manual. The camp is for girls entering 6th-9th grade. Camp will be held July 17-20 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mon.-Thurs., at Inglemoor High School. Cost is $80.

Summer Preschool Art Programs

   Sue Bukovinsky, former art docent coordinator for the Northshore School District, will teach this theme-oriented art class from July 6-13 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Sorenson Gym. Each week parent and child will experience and discover art together while making a variety of projects based around a theme from a story or poem read at the beginning of each class. Participants will learn to discover their creativity, make new friends, and learn ways to do more art discovery projects at home. Cost is $30.

Summer Soccer for Tikes

   A soccer program for 4-to-5-year-olds will be held July 17-Aug. 3 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. or 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. at the Woodinville City Ball Field #1. The high-energy class will teach basic soccer skills to young soccer stars in a fun-focused program. Cost is $25.

Sport Camps

   Starting June 26, Skyhawk Flag Football and Mini-Hawk Sport Camp; starting 7/10, Dave Henderson Baseball, Skyhawks Tennis Camp, Mini-Hawk Sport Camp and Klub Kayak Camp; starting 7/17, NYSA Soccer Camp, Extended Camp-Art Focus, Teen Volleyball Camp, and Mad Science Camp-Discovery; starting 8/7, Skyhawks Basketball, Mini-Hawks Sport Camp, Theatre Camp, and Skyhawks Tennis Camp; starting 8/14, Dave Henderson Baseball, Mad Science Camp-Biology, and Klub Kayak Camps, starting 8/28, Soccer Clinic and Back to School Art Camp. For information on the Skyhawks and Mini-Hawks camps, call 1-800-804-3509; and for the Mad Science Camps, call (206) 624-3575.

Woodinville Adult Volleyball League

   June 21 is the last chance to register for the Woodinville Adult Volleyball League to be held at Sorenson Ballfields on Monday nights beginning June 26, running through August 21. The cost is $140/team.

   For information on any of these programs, call 398-9327, or check the website at