Youth to be introduced to the game of soccer

Porter ArneillCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering the opportunity for young children to learn about the sport of soccer in a fun, organized environment.

Little Kickers is a basic introduction to the game of soccer. This interactive class will provide children an opportunity to laugh, make new friends and, of course, kick lots of soccer balls. Little Kickers is open to those two years-old to five years-old. Parents are welcome to watch or join in with the class. It is being held 10-10:50 a.m. Wednesdays, Oct. 11-Nov. 1, at Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane. Cost is $35 per kicker.

It is also being offered 10-10:50 a.m. Thursdays, Oct. 12-Nov. 2 and 9-9:50 a.m. Saturdays, Oct. 14-Nov. 4.

To register online, visit: or stop by any Parks and Recreation facility including: the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Prairie Park Nature Center or the Administrative Office in South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, contact Sports Pavilion Lawrence (785) 330-7355.