Youth Sports Classes

Start Smart Soccer (Ages 3-5)
Start Smart Soccer is a developmentally appropriate introductory soccer program that prepares children for organized soccer in a fun, non-threatening environment. Age appropriate soccer equipment is used to teach kicking, dribbling, trapping, throw-ins and agility. Each child will receive a t-shirt. Sponsored by Academy Sports + Outdoors & Ford Groves. Minimum 10 / Maximum 40. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Wednesdays, August 18 - September 22
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Osage Park
Fee: $35 Resident / $40 Non-Resident
Registration Deadline: August 16

Homeschool P.E. (Ages 5-15)
Homeschoolers will be participating in activities such as baseball, basketball, bowling, dodgeball and much more! Participants will be divided into two age groups, 5-9 year olds and 10-15 year olds, and those groups will be held at the same time. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Fridays, September 10 - November 12
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Location: SportsPlex
Fee: $35 per child
Registration Deadline: September 9

Hapkido Core 1 & 2 (Ages 5-9)
Hapkido classes are a basic introduction to martial arts and work on improving balance, mobility and respect. Other key areas of focus include kicking, punching and bully-proofing your child. All classes are taught at Lee H. Park Hapkido (1131 N. Kingshighway Suite 2K). Click here to register online. 
Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, September 13 - October 20
Time: 5:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Lee H. Park Hapkido
Fee: $26 per child
Registration Deadline: September 9

Pre-Hapkido (Ages 10-15)
Pre-Hapkido is an introduction class to Hapkido for ages 10-15. This class provides the basic skills and foundation that students will need to transition to the adult Hapkido class Students will learn self-discipline, self-respect, kicking, punching, throwing, falling, basic self-defense & general exercise. All classes are taught at Lee H. Park Hapkido (1131 N. Kingshighway Suite 2K). Click here to register online. 
Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays, September 13 - October 20
Time: 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
Location: Lee H. Park Hapkido
Fee: $26 per child
Registration Deadline: September 9


Intermediate Tennis (Ages 8-12)
The instructor will provide a balance of instruction and practice. Emphasis will be on proper grip, stance, swing, serve and ball placement, as well as hitting with control for depth and power. Please bring your own racket, water and appropriate footwear. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Wednesdays, September 22 - October 6
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Arena Park Tennis Courts
Fee: $25 per child
Registration Deadline: September 20

Pee-Wee Sports (Ages 3-5)
Introduce your child to the world of sports. Participants will play a different sport each week including t-ball, soccer and basketball. We will go over the basic skills and rules of each sport and play a fun game at the end! Click here to register online. 
Dates: Mondays, October 4 - 18
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Osage Centre
Fee: $35 per child
Registration Deadline: October 1

Start Smart Basketball (Ages 3-5)
This is a fun, hands-on class to teach children the basic motor skills to play organized basketball while spending quality time with their parents. Parent participation is required. Sponsored by Academy Sports + Outdoors & Ford Groves. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Tuesdays, November 2 - 23
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Shawnee Park Center
Fee: $40 per child
Registration Deadline: October 31


Youth Art Classes

Music & Movement (Ages 3-4)
Join us in a creative atmosphere where your child will interact with their peers through a variety of movement and music based activities. We will do dancing, jumping, basic tumbling, ball activities, parachute, instruments, and other fun things that will vary each class to keep your child interested and learning along with our theme. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Tuesdays, September 14 - 28
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 6:15 p.m.
Location: Osage Centre
Fee: $35 per child
Registration Deadline: September 12

Homeschool Art (Ages 6-15)
Drawing, painting, craft projects and three-dimensional art are just some of the areas of art that will be covered in this class. All materials will be provided. Please remember to wear old clothes! Click here to register online. 
Dates: Wednesdays, September 15 - October 20
Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location: Osage Centre
Fee: $35 per child
Registration Deadline: September 13

Jr. Chef's Cooking Club (Ages 6-12)
Get ready for a yummy, fun filled class! Each week, you will make (and eat!) a special treat while you learn about measuring, why food changes as it cooks, and of course, kitchen safety. Click here to register online. 
Dates: Tuesdays, September 21 - October 5
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: A. C. Brase Arena
Fee: $35 per child
Registration Deadline: September 19

Youth ProgramsYouth ProgramsYouth ProgramsYouth ProgramsYouth ProgramsYouth Programs

  • Contact Info
  • 410 Kiwanis Drive
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
  • Telephone 573.339.6340
  • Email parks@cityofcape.org
  • Rainout Line 573.975.1024
2021 Fall Classes Guide
Social Media Pages