Students are taught basic baton twirls, dance twirls, show teams, marching, parade routines, teams exchanges and basic gymnastic moves. Beginners through advanced levels are offered. Baton twirling offers a wealth of self-esteem, confidence, poise, grace, teamwork and a lifetime of friendships and memories. All students are offered the opportunity to perform in local parades and competitions.
Diane Sorvillo has taught the Star Brigade Twirlers for fifteen years with the Hernando County Recreation Department. She offers classes in both Brooksville and Spring Hill in a family friendly environment.
Ages: 4 to college
Cost: $32.00 per month or two different classes for $45.00 a month.
When: Tuesdays: June 21 & 28 – August 2 & 9 – 10am – 6pm (call for specific time)
Where: Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd., Spring Hill, FL 34606
Instructor: Diane Sorvillo – Former Majorette Queen of America, Two Time National Strutting Champion
To register and for more information: Contact Diane Sorvillo at (352) 527-6540 or firstname.lastname@example.org, Hernando County Parks & Recreation (352) 754-4031 or visit www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec.
This course is designed for making friends while learning the fundamentals of cheerleading. Choreographed pom-pom and dance routines will be taught along with jumps, stunts, and other skills required for school tryouts.
Where: Spring Hill , Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd., Thursdays beginning June 9
Brooksville, Community Activity Center, 201 East Fort Dade Avenue, Tuesdays beginning June 7
When: 6:00-6:45pm — 5 – 8 yr olds; 7-7:45pm — 9 & up
Age: 5 & up
Cost:$6.00 per week $10.00 one-time registration fee
Instructor: All American Youth Activities Personnel
To register: Call AAYA at (813) 885-2292 or HCRD at (352) 754-4031 or visit our web site at www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec
This Hip-Hop program will emphasize urban funk and street dance with popping, freezing and sharpness. Turning and dance tricks showing progressive movements and transitions are used. Emphasis is placed on creativity, body expression and rhythm. This style of dance is very close to “music video” style. High energy music is used and pre-screened for lyrical content.
Where: 3400 Deltona Blvd., Spring Hill
When: Tuesdays 6 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. for ages 5 – 8; 7 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. for ages 9 & up
Age: 5 to 15 yrs. of age
Cost: $6 per week $10 one-time registration fee
Instructor: All American Youth Activities Personnel
To register: Call AAYA at (813) 885-2292 or HCRD at (352) 754-4031 or visit our web site at www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec.
Learn self-control, self-defense, discipline and respect. Learn the fundamentals of tae kwon do along with integrity.
This program is suitable for all ages and can become a lifelong form of fitness.
Students find increased strength, flexibility, self-awareness, concentration and confidence as well as learning the value of hard work & dedication.
No registration necessary. Simply show up a few minutes early.
Beginners are always welcome!
Where: Monday, Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd. Spring Hill, FL 34606
Friday, Kennedy Park, 895 Kennedy Blvd. Brooksville, FL 34601
When: Spring Hill — 6:30pm – 8:30 pm.; Brooksville — 6pm – 8 pm
Age: 6 yrs. to adult
Cost: First lesson is free; first month $30, $45 additional months
Instructor: Mater Simeon “Sam” Kinard
To register: No pre-registration necessary. For more information, call Hernando County Recreation Department at 754-4031 or visit www.hernandocounty.us/parks_rec
A sport to enjoy for a lifetime. Improve you skills for family fun, individual play, on leagues, competing in school or entering tournaments. For 20 years now our Hernando County Recreation Department has been providing instruction for all ages. Improve you game for family fun, individually, on a league, competing at school or entering tournaments. We focus on enhancing fundamentals, improving strategy, and creating a supportive, competitive environment
Where: Delta Woods Park, 3400 Deltona Blvd. Spring Hill, 34606
When: A variety of evenings and weekends
Age: 7 – Adult
Cost: Group lessons $10.00 per hour; Private lessons: $30 per hour
Instructor: Doug Haskedakes, PTR Certified Instructor; Louise & John Downey, USPTA Certified Instructors
A great opportunity for girls to develop and improve skills in the wonderful game of fastpitch softball. Open to all ages and levels of experience, whether you are new to the game or have been playing for some time. We are dedicated to helping each student reach their full potential.
Where: Anderson Snow Park, 1360 Anderson Snow Road and Fastpitch Academy
When: Call for availability
Age: 7 – 16
Cost: Private lessons $20/30 min. hitting or catching; Private field and throwing lessons $15/30 min.; Private pitching lessons $20/30min, $25/45min, $40/1hr.
Instructor: April Pelham, certified Florida Fastpitch Academy Instructor with over 20 years of playing and coaching experience.
To register: Or for more information, call Hernando County Recreation Department at 754-4031, or visit www.hernandocounty.us.
Camps for children 4-15 years old.
Some camps have limited enrollment and ages differ by camp.
Registration is under way now. A complete listing of the programs may be found online at www.hernandocounty.us/recreation/. The registration form is also available there. Registration forms may be faxed, emailed or brought in to the Parks & Rec office at 205 E. Ft. Dade Ave., Brooksville, FL 34601.
Please contact the office for further information at (352) 754-4031.
Fax numbers are (352)754-4415 or 754-4098.
Email is recreationathernandocounty.us.