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youth & family programs
Updated 1/3/14

youth & family programs

Youth and Family Programming is one of the newest additions to the Division of Recreational Sports. Designed to incorporate programs geared toward family involvement and youth recreational sports, participants can expect an educational, friendly, and safe atmosphere in order to lead a healthy and active lifestyle. The youth and family program is dedicated to providing a safe and welcoming environment to the families of faculty, staff, and students at Purdue University. DRS Members will receive a special discounted rate.

Boiler Kids Camp 

This interactive, educational day camp is designed for children ages 5 to 12. In a safe and enjoyable environment, children will be presented with a wide range of activities including rock climbing, swimming, arts and crafts, and so much more!

Programs for Fun

Make sure to check out our Family Cooking Series designed to help you connect as a family and get your children involved in the kitchen!

Tired of the same old birthday party ideas? Enjoy a day of fun when your child’s birthday party is hosted at the CoRec. Rec Sports will provide the staff, space, and equipment for your child to have a memorable party.

Don’t forget, parents need a break too! Rec Sports offers regularly scheduled Special Events for kids to enjoy while parents enjoy a day or evening of relaxation to themselves.

Sport Clinics and Fitness Series

Youth Sport Clinics are designed for children to learn the basic fundamentals of a particular sport in a safe and enjoyable environment. Children will learn about individual and team goals, sportsmanship, and fair play.

Join the fitness staff for an educational and exciting Fitness Series designed for parents and children to live a healthy and active lifestyle together.