Youth Lacrosse Camp open for registration

Kevin PowellCity, Parks & Recreation

Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department is offering lacrosse camp for kids seven years-old to 18 years-old at Sports Pavilion Lawrence, 100 Rock Chalk Lane.

Youth Lacrosse Camp will be held 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, July 29-July 31, at Sports Pavilion Lawrence. The purpose of the camp is to introduce the game of lacrosse to new players and to help experienced players refine their skills. An emphasis will be placed on teaching basic fundamental skills such as throwing, catching and cradling. Instruction will also include shooting, offense and defense. Equipment will be provided. Cost of the three-day camp is $95 per participant.

To register online, visit: http://lprd.org/activity?n=326900 or stop by any Parks and Recreation facility including: the Community Building, 115 West 11th St.; Sports Pavilion Lawrence; East Lawrence Recreation Center, 1245 East 15th St.; Holcom Park Recreation Center, 2700 West 27th St.; Lawrence Indoor Aquatic Center, 4706 Overland Drive; Lawrence Outdoor Aquatic Center, 727 Kentucky St.; Prairie Park Nature Center, 2730 Harper St. or the Administrative Office in South Park, 1141 Massachusetts St.

For more information, contact Chad Tower, facilities operations supervisor, ctower@lawrenceks.org, (785) 330-7355.