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12424 42nd Avenue South
Tukwila, WA 98168

Phone: 206 768-2822
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Summer Camps

Registration for Tukwila residents begins April 25. Open registration begins May 9.

Tukwila Parks & Recreation has something for everyone – from preschool to high school – to make your summer sizzle! Registration fees this year are extra affordable due to funds provided by American Rescue Plan Act, which was established by the U.S. Congress due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Choose from the following programs:

Preschool:

 

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Early Season Preschool Fun!

Summer Ice Cream Social Event: Register (Opens 6 a.m. on April 25)

Who: Preschooler with Families ( Max 30 people)

When: June 17, 1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: Tukwila Community Center

 


 

Preschool Summer Camps

Tukwila Parks and Recreation is excited to offer Preschool Camps this summer!  Camps will be located at the Tukwila Community Center!

Who: Ages 4-5

When: July – August, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Where: Tukwila Community Center

Register online or in-person at Tukwila Community Center:

Tukwila residents register beginning April 25. Open registration begins May 9. Space is limited to 10 participants for each camp session.

Weekly sessions available!  $10 deposit per session is required to hold weekly registration.

  • Peewee Picasso Art: June 13-16 Register
  • Creative with Nature: June 21-23 Register
  • Fourth of July Camping: June 27-June 30 Register
  • STEM Explorers: August 1-4 Register
  • Aloha Summer: August 8-11 Register


Youth:

 

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Camp Tukwilly: Register

Camp Tukwilly is back in action again for 2022!  Campers will experience fun and friendship through games, arts and crafts, special activities, limited field trips, and lots of movement!

Who: 1st – 5th graders (2022/2023 school year)

When: June 21 – August 26, M-F, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Where: Tukwila Community Center

Register online or in-person at Tukwila Community Center:

Tukwila residents register beginning April 25. Open registration begins May 9. Space is limited to 60 participants.

Weekly sessions available!  $20 deposit per session is required to hold weekly registration.


Skyhawks Sports Camps

Skyhawks Sports Academy is the country’s leader in providing a safe, fun, and skill-based sports experience for kids. Camps provide a wide variety of fun, safe and positive programs that emphasize critical lessons in sports and life, such as teamwork, respect and sportsmanship. Their programs are designed to give each child a positive introduction into sports while fostering a lifelong love for an active, healthy lifestyle.

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Mini Hawks: Register

Using our progressional curriculum and focusing on the whole player, we teach your child the skills they need for both on and off the court to be a better athlete. Our sport specific staff will focus on respect, teamwork and responsibility as they will start each day with a ‘skill of the day’ and progress in to drills and games making an unforgettable camp experience for your young athlete. After a week of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding you will see why this is one of our most popular programs.

June 27 – July 1, 9 a.m. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 4 – 7
$20

August 1 – August 5, 9 a.m. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 4 – 7
$20

August 22-26, 9.am. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 4 – 7
$20


Multi Sport: Register

Our Multi-Sport camp is designed to introduce young athletes to a variety of different sports in one setting. For this program we combine 2 -3 sports into one fun-filled week. Athletes will learn the rules and essentials of each sport through skill-based games and scrimmages. By the end of the week, your child will walk away with knowledge of (2 or 3) new sports along with vital life lessons such as respect, teamwork, and self- discipline.

June 27 – July 1, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 7 – 12
$20


Volleyball: Register

Skyhawks Volleyball takes the energy and excitement of this great team sport and puts it all together into one fun-filled camp. All aspects of the game are taught through drills and exercises that focus on passing, setting, hitting and serving. This co-ed program is designed for the beginner to intermediate player and will incorporate essential life-lessons such as teamwork and sportsmanship. Our volleyball staff will assist each athlete in developing the fundamental skills of the game through game-based drills and daily scrimmages aimed at developing the whole player.

July 25 – July 29, 9 a.m. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 6 – 12
$20


Basketball: Register

Using our progressional curriculum and focusing on the whole player, we teach your child the skills they need for both on and off the court to be a better athlete. Our sport specific staff will focus on respect, teamwork and responsibility as they will start each day with a ‘skill of the day’ and progress in to drills and games making an unforgettable camp experience for your young athlete. After a week of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding you will see why this is one of our most popular programs.

July 18 – July 22, 9 a.m. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 4 – 7
$20

July 18– July 22, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 7 – 12
$20


Tennis: Register

Grab your tennis racket and get ready to play! Whether you’re a beginning, an intermediate or an advanced player, this program will improve your game and help you get more enjoyment from tennis. Our tennis programs focus on skill refinement as well as practice and match play to develop consistent, well-rounded tennis players. Each player is given personal attention and taught through repetition in an enjoyable, lively atmosphere. Skyhawks Sports tennis breaks down the fundamental skills of tennis through easily understood games and exercises to help improve the athlete’s overall coordination and technique. Players learn proper grips, footwork, strokes, volleys and serves during a series of drills designed to teach skills in a fun and dynamic way. In addition to developing a love for tennis, athletes will learn the rules and etiquette that make tennis such an exciting game to play. Due to limited court space, these programs fill quickly.

July 25 – July 29: 9 a.m. – noon; or 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Foster High School
Ages 5 –11
$20


Flag Football: Register

Skyhawks flag football is the perfect program for your young athletes who want a complete introduction to America’s Game or for those who simply want to brush up on their skills in preparation for league play. Through our ‘skill of the day’ campers will learn skills on both sides of the ball including the core components of passing, catching, and de-flagging or defensive positioning – all presented in a fun & positive environment. The week ends with the Skyhawks Sports Bowl, giving participants a chance to showcase their skills on the gridiron!

August 8 – August 12, 9 a.m. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 4 – 7
$20

August 8 – August 12, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 7 – 12
$20


Soccer: Register

Skyhawks was founded as a soccer club in 1979. Thirty years later we are still the number one choice for parents looking to refine their child’s fundamentals of the world’s most popular sport. Using our progressional curriculum, our sport-specific staff will ensure your young athlete will gain the technical skills & sport knowledge required for their next step into soccer. This camp focuses on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control. By the end of the camp your child will have learned new life skills such as teamwork and sportsmanship, made new friends, and improved their sport skills preparing them to play for the playground or league play!

August 11 – August 15, 9 a.m. – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 4 – 7
$20

August 11 – August 15, , 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 7 – 12
$20

 

Beginners Golf

Skyhawks Beginning Golf is powered by Payne Stewart Golf Experiences, the recommended entry-level golf program for PGA Junior Golf Camps. The unique, games-based play program and modified learning equipment make it easier for kids to hit the ball and experience early success. Putting, chipping, pitching and full swing, are all taught through games, simple repetitive motions and learning rhymes that make it easy for young kids to remember and repeat. Specially designed, age-appropriate golf equipment is provided.

August 1- 5, 9.a.m – noon
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 6 – 11
$20

 

 

Summer Playground Program 

 

Our free drop-in Summer Playground Program for children ages 5 to 12 is BACK!  Staff will be on-site Tuesdays and Thursdays providing recreational experiences such as active games, sports, music, arts and crafts, teambuilding activities, and more!  Lunch will be served at 12 p.m. and a snack at 1:45 p.m., which must be eaten on-site.

Children under the age of 5 must be always accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The program will close during periods of moderate to heavy rainfall, or unsafe air quality.

Who: Children ages 5-12

When: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., July 12 – August 18

Where: Cascade View Community Park

Cost: FREE

 

Music


Private Piano and Guitar/Bass Lessons: Register

Local Musician Dylan Hughes focuses his curriculum on musicality, creativity, and helping both kids and adults choose to learn and practice the music they love.

Tuesdays/Thursdays, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Tukwila Community Center
30-minute time slots
Ages 6 and up
8-week sessions, $280.00

 

 

Martial Arts


Kung Fu: Register

Join instructor Ricky Thatsanavongsa for “Baat Ying Baat Faat” (8 animals 8 methods) is a neo-classical style of Kung fu that is based on various styles of northern and southern Chinese martial arts. With dedication, practice, and hard work students will learn how to express themselves, maintain health, and discover inner strength. Students should wear comfortable clothes including sweats and T-shirts.

Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Tukwila Community Center
Ages 8 – 15
$25 per month. (Scholarships available for Tukwila youth.)