After School Activities Guide

If you are looking for fun, stimulating, educational, or enriching activities for your child to do after school, then THIS is the list for you!!

After School Care

Bay Camp After School
(Ad Sponsor)

8180 Dyer Road, Celebration Church, Fairhope
Whether you are looking for an after school program or a place to put your child during school breaks you have come to the right place! We believe parents should have the peace-of-mind in knowing your child is in a secure nurturing environment with experienced staff who can not only provide kids with a rewarding experience, but also help them gain a sense of self worth, grow spiritually, become mentally and physically strong, help those who are different, and simply enjoy life to the fullest. Transportation is provided from school. We offer Snack, homework time and tutoring, field trips and playtime. For ages and pricing call or email lisa@easternshorebaycamp.com. Registration for after school is open.
(251) 752-4897 lisa@easternshorebaycamp.com
www.easternshorebaycamp.com

Fairhope-Point Clear Rotary Youth Club
(Ad Sponsor)

19128 Young Street, Fairhope
For nearly 25 years the Rotary Youth Club has been committed to reaching area youth with encouragement, mentoring and a path to life success through our after school and summer programs. Our after-school program runs from 3:00p.m.-6:00p.m. including recreation, homework help and enrichment with a fee of $30/month. Financial assistance is available. We serve children K-12, and offer transportation from each Fairhope school to the club in the afternoon. Our brand new education wing means an even stronger “Power Hour” of homework help each afternoon. We want kids to have fun – and make A/B honor roll too! For information on enrolling, or joining us as a volunteer tutor, download an application from our website or contact our Education Director Frances Campbell: fcampbell@rotaryyouthclub.org.
(251) 928-9148 fcampbell@rotaryyouthclub.org
www.rotaryyouthclub.org

Hot Wheels
(Ad Sponsor)

616 Whispering Pines Road, Daphne
We offer an exciting after school care program for many Baldwin County Schools in the area.  Our program offers a great change of pace after a long day in the classroom.  We provide 1 snack, 30 minutes of homework assistance and great activities to keep your children entertained! Best of all, we stay open until 6:00 p.m. Monday – Friday! Students will be able to skate, play air hockey, foosball, pool table, ping pong, board games, Wii or PS3! We will pick up at Daphne East, Daphne Elementary, W.J.. Carroll, Christ the King, Spanish Fort, Rockwell, Fairhope Intermediate and Fairhope Elementary. Part time days must be scheduled 1 week in advance. Please inquire about other schools. Full Time (5 days) is $40 per week and additional siblings are $35 per week. Part Time (3 days) is $24 per week. The Daily rate is $8 per day. There is also a $50 registration fee per student.
(251) 626-5120 terry@hotwheelsdaphne.com or jennifer@hotwheelsdaphne.com www.hotwheelsdaphne.com

Little Crusaders After School
(Ad Sponsor)

9023 Lawson Road, Daphne
After school care available for children up to 12 years old.  Transportation provided for many schools. Please call or email for more details and pricing.
(251) 621-6363 littlecrusadersllc@yahoo.com
www.littlecrusaderslearningcenter.com

The Organic School
(Ad Sponsor)

8 Marietta Drive, Fairhope
The Organic School offers after-school program for Pre-K to 8th grade students from 3:00 to 5:30.  The children enjoy playing outside, gardening, art & theatre activities, and un-structured time at centers. For more information about cost of program or enrolling please call or visit our website.
(251) 928-9347 Marietta.school@mchsi.com
www.fairhopeorganicschool.com

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AUC Resource Center Afterschool Care
8355 Jonesboro Road, Daphne
Offering after school care Monday – Friday until 6:00 p.m. Please call for more information.
(251) 626-6056

Cradle 2 Crayons
507 West Rose Avenue, Foley
Cradle 2 Crayons is currently accepting children ages 6 weeks – 12 years. We offer programs for infants, toddlers, PreK and After School Care. We also offer WIZ Kids computer classes and Tumblebus. Please call or check our website for specific enrollment information.
(251) 943-4599 cradle2crayons@gulftel.com
www.cradle2crayonsinc.com

Eastern Shore Academy of Excellence
23946-B U.S. Hwy 98, Fairhope (north of Classic Pool)
Eastern Shore Academy of Excellence provides after school care, with transportation provided, for children up to 12 years old.  Pickup time is 6:00 p.m. Please call our office for more information.
(251) 928-1854 easternshoreacademy@gmail.com

Top Notch Kids
17853 Samantha Drive, Foley
Now enrolling for the 2016-2017 school year! Our after school program includes snack, homework assistance, and instructor lead activities. Our program runs Monday – Friday, 3:00p.m. – 6:00p.m. Transportation provided from Central and South Baldwin schools upon demand.  Full time: 5 days a week, $8/day. Part-time and daily rate is $10/day.  Registration fee is $50 per family. Call for more information or email crystal@topnotchkids.org.
(251) 656-0600 crystal@topnotchkids.org
www.topnotchkids.org

YMCA After School Program
2560 South Pine Street, Foley
The YMCA after-school program starts the first day of school. Parents must pay the one time activity fee ($50), the fee for the first week of care, and have the registration packet (including immunization forms) completed in order to be fully registered. Days/Hours: Monday through Friday from after school until 6:00 p.m. Transportation and snack provided.  Children will enjoy swimming, arts and crafts, games, homework assistance and fun activities! The 5-day program is $45/$35 per week (non-member/member); 3 days from after school until 6:00 p.m. is $27 per week; 1 or 2 days from after school until 6:00 p.m. is $10 per day. A discount is offered for draft payments. YMCA programs are centered on the YMCA character values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. We plant the seeds of Christian character in kids and families to encourage participants to grow in spirit, mind and body.
(251) 970-3003 khillman@ysal.org www.ysal.org

YMCA After School Program
8051 Whispering Pines Road, Daphne
(Bounds Family YMCA)
The YMCA after-school program starts the first day of school. Parents must pay the one time activity fee ($50), the fee for the first week of care, and have the registration packet (including immunization forms) completed in order to be fully registered. Days/Hours: Monday through Friday from after school until 6:00 p.m. The 5-day program is $40 member 45 non member per week;  3-day program from after school until 6:00 p.m. is $27 per week; Tues, 2-day from after school until 6:00 p.m. is $20 per week. Save money and set your account to auto draft, ask director for details. YMCA programs are centered on the YMCA character values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. We plant the seeds of Christian character in kids and families to encourage participants to grow in spirit, mind and body.
(251) 626-0888 ejohnson@ysal.org www.ysal.org

Art

P’zazz
(Ad Sponsor)

456-A North Section Street, Fairhope
P’zazz is now enrolling for the fall semester. We require a one time supply fee of $25 and a Monthly fee of $55. Classes will begin September 6th and run through December 16th. Pre K – Kindergarten class is Wednesday 3:30p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 1st – 3rd grade classes are Mondays from 3:30p.m.-4:30 p.m., Tuesdays from 3:30p.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. 4th – 6th grade classes are Tuesdays from 4:45 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. We are starting a new drawing class for 6th-8th grade on Mondays at 4:45p.m.-5:45p.m.  Class sizes are limited. Call Becky for more information and to reserve your spot!
(251) 802-1009 pzazzfairhope@gmail.com
www.fairhope.pzazzart.com

Young Rembrandts
(Ad Sponsor)

Young Rembrandts teaches the fundamentals of drawing to children ages 6-12 right in your child’s school! Students learn art history, art terminology, vocabulary and more, all while learning how to express themselves creatively. Every week your children create an exciting and fun new drawing to bring home! This fall we will draw Notre Dame, mummies and bats, and even a pixel block character! Young Rembrandts supplies all materials and a trained instructor. Go to our website to find a class at your child’s school. Don’t see us at your school? Have your administrators contact us.
(251) 210-6299 www.youngrembrandts.com/centralgulfcoast

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Coastal Arts Center After School Art Program
Orange Beach Recreation Center
The Coastal Arts Center’s After School Program is held at the Orange Beach Recreation Center at 4849 South Wilson Road in Orange Beach. It is a limited enrollment program designed to supplement your child’s education with the best arts education possible. Classes are offered Tuesday and Thursday beginning August 30th – November 15 from 3:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m. Thursdays will be Visual Arts day and includes culinary arts, pottery, glass art, fairy gardens, creative writing/poetry, watercolor & acrylic painting. $150. Grades 2 – 6. Thursdays are Theatre Arts days and includes costume design, theatrical makeup, dance, improv, & a Halloween skit! $150. Grades 3-12.
(251) 981-2787 jjones@cityoforangebeach.com
www.coastalartscenter.com

Daphne Art Center
1704 Sixth Street, Daphne
Offering afterschool and homeschool art classes for youth in the fine arts. Check our website and Facebook for the Fall 2016 schedule. For information call 251-586-8096 or email daphne.art.center251@gmail.com.
(251) 586-8096 daphne.art.center251@gmail.com
www.daphneartcenter.com
Eastern Shore Art Center
401 Oak Street, Fairhope
Children’s Fall Art Classes include Painting, Pottery and much more! Registration ends September 9th and classes begin September 13th. For pricing, call or email Hannah Lyle at 251-928-2228 ext.107 or hannah@esart.com.
(251) 928-2228 hannah@esartcenter.com
www.esartcenter.com

Foley Art Center
211 North McKenzie Street, Foley
The Foley Art Center hours are Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Call or visit our Facebook page for specific class information on upcoming after school art and music classes for children.
(251) 943-4381 artinfo@foleyartcenter.com
www.foleyartcenter.com

Kaleidoscope Afternoon Arts
309 East 21st Avenue, Gulf Shores
The Gulf Coast Arts Alliance and 1st Presbyterian Gulf Shores presents an afternoon arts program offering classes in painting, pottery, music, drama, pastels, chorale, mosaics, drawing and more.  Register today.  Class sizes are limited. For more information call or visit one of the websites above. Transportation is provided from Gulf Shores Elementary School and Gulf Shores Middle School.
(251) 978-8130 www.gulfcoastartsalliance.com or
www.gulfshoresfirstpresbyterian.org

Paint ’n Parrot, LLC
9 North Church Street, Fairhope
Offering after school art classes, Saturday workshops and, new to Paint ’n Parrot, music lessons! Art classes are  multi-media using clay pottery, fused glass, mosaics, and much more! Reservations required at least one week in advance.. Please call for class dates and times or visit our Facebook page for upcoming events. For questions and pricing call or email us.
(251) 928-4161 robm1490@gmail.com
www.facebook.com/paintnparrot

Dance

Baypointe Dance Academy
(Ad Sponsor)

8756 Rand Avenue, Daphne
112 Courthouse Square, Bay Minette
New Location Coming Soon! Baypointe Dance Academy is an Award Winning Dance Company. We offer Preschool dance classes, ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical and acrobatics. Fall Registration for the Daphne location will be July 21st and 28th, August 1st, 8th, 15th and 22nd. Bay Minette Fall Registration is August 2nd, 9th and 16th. All classes begin August 29th with late registration available at both locations. Call or email for fall class pricing at each location. Family discounts are also offered. For information call or email us.
(251) 621-3980 pateb25@yahoo.com
www.baypointedance.com

Creative Outlet Dance Center
(Ad Sponsor)

66 South Section Street, Fairhope
The fall schedule is now posted on our web site. We are now accepting online registrations. Open house will be held Saturday, August 13th from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Classes begin August 22nd. Creative Outlet Dance Center offers classes for all ages including adults from beginner to advanced dancers. Morning and evening classes are also available. We offer reasonable tuition with family discounts along with affordable and tasteful recital costumes. Our instructors have college dance degrees and or professional experience. The dance curriculum is age appropriate, physically safe and emotionally supportive. Classes include ballet, pointe, jazz, hip hop, modern/lyrical, tap, and acrobatic dance. Classes are designed to encourage and stimulate the progress of each student’s mental and physical capabilities by teaching the art of dance with nurturing teachers in a non-competitive professional environment.
(251) 928-9511 creativeoutletda@bellsouth.net
www.creativeoutletdance.com

Eastern Shore Dance Academy
(Ad Sponsor)

9063 Merritt Lane, Daphne
Eastern Shore Dance Academy offers classes in ballet, point, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop and performing company. Boys Power Classes (ages 6-12) including break dance, frump, hip-hop and more. In studio registration is Saturday, August 6 from 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Make up auditions are Saturday August 6 from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Call or visit our website for more information.
(251) 626-2300 www.easternshoredanceacademy.us

Gulf Coast Dance Alliance
(Ad Sponsor)

30752 Ember Lane, Spanish Fort
Gulf Coast Dance Alliance has a mission to give each individual the opportunity to learn the art of dance in a positive, professional and inspiring environment. Each student receives quality dance training by highly educated and experienced staff. Visit our 5,000 square foot, state-of-the-art dance facility complete with 3 large studios. Registration dates are August 4th from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and August 6th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Like us on Facebook to view photos and event updates. Visit our website to register for the many classes we offer. For questions and detailed information email info@gcdadance.com.
(251) 621-9755 info@gcdadance.com
www.gcdadance.com

Mobile Ballet, Inc.
(Ad Sponsor)

26436 B Kensington Place, Daphne
4351 Downtowner Loop N, Mobile
Mobile Ballet School is recognized as the region’s foremost dance studio, offering the finest training in classical ballet and Broadway-style jazz under the guidance of Winthrop Corey, Noel Hanley and Zoe Lombard-Todd. Our faculty has extensive performance and teaching experience, enabling us to offer a complete curriculum from pre-ballet through pre-professional levels, plus Fitness Studio classes for adults. Students in the school have performance opportunities in our production of The Nutcracker at the Mobile Civic Center Theater, the Nutcracker Charity Ball, and our year-end Showcase. For our youngest students beginning at age 3, Mobile Ballet School offers quality dance education in a caring and fun environment, with instruction and activities based on the beloved ballet princess and fairy tale characters including Cinderella, Snow White, and Sleeping Beauty, as well as Creative Movement and Musical Theater. Fall classes begin September 6th. Please visit our website or call for more information.
(251) 626-8932 mobileschool@mobileballet.org
www.daphneschool@mobileballet.org
Second Location: 4351 Downtowner Loop N, Mobile
(251) 342-2241 mobileschool@mobileballet.org
www.mobileballet.org

Sheffield School of Dance – Eastern Shore
(Ad Sponsor)

22530 Highway 98, Fairhope (The Shoppes at Fairhope Village – next to Publix)
All ages and levels are taught from age 3 thru adult, and Beginner thru Advanced Level Classes. Offering ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, contemporary, lyrical, hip hop, and more offered. Fall open house and registration is August 3rd – 4th, 9th, 16th, 24th and 30th from 4:00 p.m-6:30p.m. Visit website or Facebook page for information.
(251) 219-7877 (Eastern Shore office) 251-928-5678 (Eastern Shore studio) info@sheffielddance.net
www.sheffielddance.net

Susan’s Academy of Dance
(Ad Sponsor)

108 5th Street, Daphne
We offer morning, afternoon, and evening classes in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop, and tumbling. We have 3 studios that have floating professional dance floors to reduce fatigue and prevent injuries. Classes are offered to ages 2 and up with age appropriate music, costumes and choreography. Family discounts are also available.Fall registration is available online, over the phone or in person August 5th-6th and August 12th-13th. New Location coming soon – 4 studios, almost 7,000 square feet.
(251) 626-3835 director@susansacademyofdance.com www.susansacademyofdance.com

The Little Gym
(Ad Sponsor)

22530 Highway 98, Fairhope (Publix Shopping Center)
Our programs include movement, music, gymnastics, sports, exercise, games, listening and cooperation. Each child receives individual attention and progresses at their own pace in a non-threatening, warm and nurturing environment. Check our website for details. Enrolling now for season 2016. For class times and pricing call or email tlgeasternshoreal@thelittlegym.com.
(251) 928-3387 tlgeasternshoreal@thelittlegym.com
www.tlgeasternshoreal.com

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Bayshore Ballet Academy
305 Fels Avenue, Fairhope
Registrations are now being accepted for the Bay Shore Academy Ballet. For more information please contact Janet Carole, Director.
(251) 990-9744 www.bayshoreballet.com

Coastal Ballet Academy
3786 South McKenzie Street, Foley (next to Sears in Fountain Plaza)
Coastal Ballet Academy has forty years of nurturing students, beginner through professional. The syllabus is designed to enhance the physical, emotional, and mental development of each child. Rio Cordy Barlow, artistic director is offering Classical Ballet in Russian Technique, Royal Academy of Dance training and Creative Movement. We offer ongoing classes from beginner through adult. Call or visit our Facebook page for updates, class schedules and registration.
(251) 979-9851 coastalballet@gmail.com
www.coastalballetacademy.com

Dance Arts South
251 South Greeno Road, Fairhope
Dance Arts South classes are both interactive and engaging. Our programs include Primary, Elementary, Intermediate and Advanced. We also offer Ballet Academy, Master Classes and Performance Groups. Dance Arts South is committed to excellence in dance in a family-friendly environment. For class descriptions, registration dates and other information, please call or visit our website.
(251) 610-8902 Nicole@southernedgedancecenter.com www.danceartssouth.com

Eastern Shore Twirlers
Classes held various locations
Baton twirling teaches rhythm, coordination, leadership, self-discipline and perseverance. Ms. Stacy specializes in dance twirl so it is a lot of fun learning routines to upbeat and exciting music. We offer competition teams, private lessons and twirling camps. Regular classes are offered at the following locations: Fairhope Elementary, WJ Carroll Intermediate School, Fairhope Intermediate School and Daphne Elementary. Please call or email for class times and fees.
(251) 689-3675 stacyforbess@aol.com
www.easternshoretwirlers.com

Flip City
9332 Hard Drive, Foley
We offer a variety of Dance (ballet, tap, jazz and hip hop), Gymnastics, Cheer Programs and Baton twirling. Our facility offers a full size spring floor, double mini trampoline, balance beams, uneven bars, vault, and dance studio. Our family membership allows you to enroll all of your children in as many programs and or teams as you like for one monthly price. Fall classes begin in August so sign up now!. Visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/flipcityfoley. For details on class schedules, enrollment and pricing visit our website or email flipcityfoley@outlook.com.
(251) 747-0404 flipcityfoley@outlook.com
www.flipcityfoley.com

K.B. Danz
206 Madison Drive, Summerdale
K.B. Danz is located off Hwy 59 behind Fabrics by the Pound. We offer classes in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical/Contemporary, Hip Hop and Acro. Instruction is available for Ages 2 years – Adult. We have a 3,000 square foot state of the art facility, two dance rooms, Sprung “Marley-Type” dance floors and an on-site shoe and apparel shop. Now registering for fall. For more information on tuition and registration, please call, visit our website or email us.
(251) 776-2699 kaci@kbdanz.com www.kbdanz.com

Slippers and Taps School of Dance
22245 Highway 59, Robertsdale
Slippers and Taps School of Dance is the home of the Driven Dance Company! We offer classes in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, contemporary, lyrical, tumbling, cheer and all boys classes. Visit our Facebook page for photos and upcoming events. For registration information please call or email.
(251) 747-8036 slippersandtaps@gmail.com
www.slippersandtaps.com

South Baldwin Dance Center
3947 Gulf Shores Parkway Suite 220, Gulf Shores
At South Baldwin Dance Center students are trained in a hands-on, positive learning environment. Our vision is to inspire a passion for the art of dance, instill self-motivation, and teach the rewards of perseverance. SBDC has become a leader in dance education along the Gulf Coast. Classes are available for ages 3 years and up in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Tap, and Hip-Hop. Call or visit our website for more information and registration.
(251) 942-6209 Danc_n@hotmail.com
www.southbaldwindance.com

Southern Strutt Dance Center
18451 Ohio Street, Robertsdale
At Southern Strutt, we will teach the Beautiful ART OF Dance, in a fun, but structured environment & create lifelong positive memories! We offer ballet, pointe, tap, hip hop-jazz, gymnastics, cheerleading, Zumba, baton, Christmas & Mardi Gras parades, and dance & gymnastics birthday parties. Dancewear is also available at our studio. Visit us on Facebook for more fall information. For questions email southernstrutt5678@gmail.com or wendyvsmith2009@hotmail.com.
(251) 747-5848 southernstrutt5678@gmail.com or
wendyvsmith2009@hotmail.com
www.southernstruttdanceandgym.com

Triple Threat Studio
Triple Threat Studio offers Hip Hop, Jazz, Ballet, and Zumba for ages 2 years to adult. For more information or to register please call or email Andrea Dickey.
(251) 406-2440 andreatriplethreatstudio@gmail.com www.triplethreatstudio.org
Education and Tutoring

Education

Huntington Learning Center
(Ad Sponsor)

6880 US Hwy 90, Daphne (Jubilee Square
Shopping Center)
Whether you student is looking for a better report card, stronger study skills or a higher score on the ACT or SAT, Huntington offers a tutoring solution for you. For almost 40 years, Huntington has been working with families to provide children with the best education possible, and our learning centers are accredited by the organizations that accredit local schools. Our new ADHD program is structured to ensure that ADHD students grow and achieve their potential.
(251) 621-1057 daphneal@hltmail.com
www.daphne.huntingtonhelps.com

Lighthouse Reading Lab
(Ad Sponsor)

109 Highway 59, South, Summerdale
Do you have a child who struggles with reading, writing, and/or spelling? Our program uses a multi-sensory approach to teach all subjects including cursive writing. Services that we offer include hybrid homeschooling for students with dyslexia, after school dyslexia therapy, math tutoring, screening & evaluations. For more information call Holli Hinton M.Ed., CALT or Susanne Avery. Like us on Facebook, check out our website, or call for more information.
(601) 319-9332 www.lighthousereadinglab.com

Little Language
(Ad Sponsor)

Classes held various locations
Little Language, LLC is proud to offer foreign language classes for ages 3 – 17 years in Spanish, French, German, Mandarin Chinese, Russian, Japanese, Arabic and ESL (English as a Second Language). Classes can be started with (10) or more students and group rates can be offered to schools/organizations for (20) or more students. The classes are perfect for homeschool groups, neighborhood groups, after school programs, camps, or structured classes during the school day. Inquire about starting a class at your school or organization and you may be eligible for free tuition through our referral program. After school Chinese classes will be held at the Daphne Recreation Center starting in September. Space is limited so call or email us.
(251) 610-7968 littlelanguage@gmail.com
www.littlelanguagellc.com

Read-Write
(Ad Sponsor)

1048 Stanton Road, Daphne
At Read-Write, we offer screening, consulting, multi-sensory math and one-on-one therapy in Orton-Gillingham based programs to students and adults. Orton-Gillingham is the only procedure endorsed by the International Dyslexia Association to teach those with dyslexia to read, write, and spell. Orton-Gillingham is a multi-sensory, systematic approach to teaching the structure of language. It is characterized by being explicit, direct, cumulative, and intensive. Also offering Reading Readiness Rocks, a multisensory instructional program in phonological awareness for 4 and 5 year olds.  Call for details.
(251) 625-4020 baldwinoffice@readwritelearningcenter.com www.readwritelearningcenter.com

Renaissance Center of the Eastern Shore
(Ad Sponsor)

24336 Highway 98, Montrose
Renaissance Center of the Eastern Shore is excited to offer several enrichment opportunities to local families. We pride ourselves in creating a learning environment that values the student as an individual, and helps each to realize his or her potential. Our curricular opportunities are designed to help our students propel past the barriers that are keeping them from fulfilling both their academic and life goals.We offer individual and group sessions for reading difficulties, services for dyslexia & dysgraphia, math tutoring, homework helper class, arts/writing tutoring, academic therapy and more. Formerly Learning Lagniappe, LLC. The Renaissance Center of the Eastern Shore is a tax-deductible, nonprofit 501(c)(3). For more information visit our website or find us on Facebook.
(251) 990-0041 www.ESRenaissance.org or
www.learninglagniappe.com

The Think Tank Tutoring
(Ad Sponsor)

Start your school year with a tutor and stop the school struggles before they begin. Improve your child’s grades with affordable one-on-one private tutoring in your home. The Think Tank Tutoring and Educational Services is your solution. All subjects offered in grades K-12. We offer assistance with ADHD coaching, homework help and test prep. Specializing in Reading, Math, Algebra I&II, Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Science, History and English. We use SOAR Study Skills and have Certified Teachers available. Our average student improves 2 letter grades in just 60 days!
(251) 414-4494 thinktankminds@gmail.com
www.TheThinkTankTutoring.com

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Bricks 4 Kidz
6460 Van Buren Suite 108, Daphne
Our one-hour classes explore S.T.E.M. concepts using LEGO(R) Bricks. Students will learn hands-on about exciting themes including engineering required for travel, inventions that make our world go round, and the science behind innovation. Classes follow the Bricks 4 Kidz motto: We learn, we build, we play.
(251) 300-4796 lsmith@bricks4kidz.com or
nsmith@bricks4kidz.com
www.bricks4kidz.com/Alabama-Baldwin-mobile/

Sylvan Learning Center
27000 Bass Pro Drive, Spanish Fort
Sylvan has programs to help your child catch up, keep up, or get ahead. Whether your child needs remediation or enrichment, Sylvan can help! Also offering ACT Prep. Call today for your FREE consultation and to book your Skills Assessment.
(251) 210-1337 www.sylvanlearning.com

Gymnastics and Cheer

Bay City Gymnastics
(Ad Sponsor)

8534 Well Road, Daphne
What could be more fun than spending an afternoon running, jumping and flipping? Nothing! Come and join us after school to “let loose” and have fun at Bay City Gymnastics. Did you know that gymnastics is the greatest overall body conditioning activity that you can have your child involved in? It develops strength, flexibility, kin-esthetic awareness, muscular control, endurance, coordination, agility, speed, balance, courage, grace, posture and poise! Your children will be gaining so many valuable tools while having so much fun! We offer Parent & Tot Classes ages 18 months to 2.5 years, Preschool Gymnastics ages 3 & 4, Recreational Classes for both Girls and Boys ages 5 and up. We offer Tumbling Classes for Beginners and Advanced tumblers, Competitive Teams and Boys Pre-Competitive Teams.  For a complete list of our classes and schedules please visit our website or call today for your free introductory class.
(251) 621-2112 bcgagym@att.net
www.bcgagymnastics.com

Eastern Shore Gymnastics Academy
(Ad Sponsor)

8566 Athlete Drive, Daphne
Home of Level 3 National Team Champions! Offering Women’s Competitive Gymnastics, Pre-School Gymnastics and Developmental School Age Gymnastics. Fall registration begins August 1. Fall session runs August 15th – October 14th. For more information, please see our ad in this issue or visit our website.
(251) 447-0505 easternshoregym@att.net

The Little Gym
(Ad Sponsor)

22530 Highway 98, Fairhope (Publix Shopping Center)
Our programs include movement, music, gymnastics, sports, exercise, games, listening and cooperation. Each child receives individual attention and progresses at their own pace in a non-threatening, warm and nurturing environment. Check our website for details. Enrolling now for fall 2016. For class times and pricing call or email us.
(251) 928-3387 tlgeasternshoreal@thelittlegym.com
www.tlgeasternshoreal.com

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Flip City
9332 Hard Drive, Foley
We offer a variety of Dance (Ballet, Tap, Jazz and Hip Hop), Gymnastics, Cheer Programs and Baton twirling. Our facility offers a full size spring floor, double mini trampoline, balance beams, uneven bars, vault, and dance studio. Fall classes begin in August so sign up now!. Visit us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/flipcityfoley. For details visit our website or email flipcityfoley@outlook.com.
(251) 747-0404 flipcityfoley@outlook.com
www.flipcityfoley.com

Gem of Champions
25421A State Highway 181, Daphne
Gem of Champions is an Elite All Star Cheerleading and Gymnastics Facility. In addition to our GEMS TEAMS, we offer Recreational Tumbling, Stretch, Jump and Stunt Classes (All-Girl and Co-Ed), School Squad Instruction, Choreography, Custom Music and More!!! GOC has an Elite staff of talented instructors who have all been named National Champions or World Champions during their high school, all-star, collegiate, or coaching careers.
(251) 517-3200 info@gemofchamps.com
www.gemofchamps.com

Gulf Coast Tumbling
3757 Gulf Shores Parkway, Suite BE & BF, Gulf shores
Classes for all ages and skill levels. We offer tumbling and cheer classes.
(251) 424-5484 gulfcoasttumbling@gmail.com
www.gulfcoasttumbling.com

Next Level Tumbling and Training Center
26090 Equity Drive, Daphne
Next Level Tumbling is committed to delivering exceptional tumbling instruction to every student. Our program is designed to help each student advance safely and properly through tumbling progressions to be able to perform a wide variety of skills and achieve even the most advanced tricks, all under the supervision of the most qualified tumbling instructors. In addition to small group tumbling sessions, we offer School Squad Tumbling, Pep Rally Preparation, Pom Routines, Competitive Cheer Routines, Cheer Clinics, Open Gyms, Stretching Sessions, Birthday Parties and Camps! Call or visit us for more information on classes today!
(251) 621-5797 www.nextleveltumbling.com

Horseback Riding

Fox Run Equestrian Center
13370 County Road 3, Fairhope
Fox Run Equestrian Centre has produced champion riders and horses for almost 40 years. Our Owner, Sidney Walter, is the head instructor and trainer. She provides hands-on training for horses. Fox Run Equestrian Center has highly qualified riding instructors offering individual attention to each student. Instruction is available for beginners and advanced riders from ages 6 years through adult.  Riding techniques include English, Pleasure Riding, Jumping and Dressage. Visit our Facebook page for events and photos.
(251) 209-1394 foxrun251@att.net
www.facebook.com/FoxRunEquestrian

Lake Forest Stables
268 Equine Circle, Daphne
Lake Forest Stables offers group and private lessons. We have a round pen for beginners and a large lighted arena for intermediate riders. Our hour-long lessons focus on safety, good horsemanship and fun! We also provide pasture and stall boarding. Lake Forest Stables has a great family atmosphere with a secure tack room, cross ties/wash rack, round pen, 25 acres of trails on site and a restroom. For more information call or email tonya@lakeforeststables.org.
(251) 210-8819 tonya@lakeforeststrables.org
www.lakeforeststables.org

Riverside Ranch
26061 Monsanto Road, Loxley
We do it all at Riverside! Riding Lessons, Trail Rides, Boarding, Leasing, Birthday Parties, Saddle Club and more! Call, visit the website or email.
(251) 228-0142 or (251) 263-3700 riversideranch1@yahoo.com www.riversideranch1.com

Whitfield Farm
10309 Rebel Road, Daphne
Whitfield Farm offers riding lessons, training, coaching at shows and horses for sale. Visit us on Facebook, call or email for lesson details and pricing.
(251) 709-4189 Whitfield34@bellsouth.net

Wild Hawk Ranch, LLC
24080 JD Waters Lane, Robertsdale
Wild Hawk Ranch offers lessons at our facility on our horse or yours. We offer lessons for $30 per hour at your location, including travel. Our lessons include: Grooming, handling, riding, and overall responsibilities taught with concern and respect for the horse at all times. For more information call or email Lynette Monroe.
(850) 418-3684 lynmonservices@juno.com
www.wildhawkranch.com

Martial Arts

Eastern Shore Taekwondo Center
(Ad Sponsor)

25478 Friendship Road, Daphne
Your child will improve their health and fitness through our classroom workouts and inspired training. They will gain increased confidence and better focus by learning self defense skills, as well as improve balance, dexterity, and hand-eye coordination through the weapons and sparring training. These benefits are life changing and possibly life saving. Documented studies have found that children in martial arts have an increased sense of responsibility, higher self-esteem, and the improved confidence to stand up to peer pressure. This is why many parents are using martial arts to supplement their children’s education.
(251) 621-9933 www.karatetkd.com

Gulf Coast TaeKwonDo Centers
(Ad Sponsor)

20730 State Highway 181 Suite G, Fairhope
Offering Martial Arts instruction in Baldwin County for over 30 years. Classes are available in Fairhope, Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. Call and schedule a free week of lessons! For more information email gulfcoast.tkd@gmail.com.
(251) 979-3360 or (251) 279-8013
gulfcoast.tkd@gmail.com
Other locations: 4849 Wilson Boulevard (Orange Beach Recreation Center) (251) 979-3360
Gulf Shores (Bodenhammer Recreation Center)
(251) 979-3360

United States Taekwondo
(Ad Sponsor)

106 East 1st Street, Bay Minette
Your child will improve their health and fitness through our classroom workouts and inspired training. They will gain increased confidence and better focus by learning self defense skills, as well as improve balance, dexterity, and hand-eye coordination through the weapons and sparring training. These benefits are life changing and possibly life saving. Documented studies have found that children in martial arts have an increased sense of responsibility, higher self-esteem, and the improved confidence to stand up to peer pressure. This is why many parents are using martial arts to supplement their children’s education.
(251) 232-7598 www.karatetkd.com

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Gulf Coast Martial Arts
113 West Laurel Avenue, Foley
At Gulf Coast Martial Arts we teach a traditional Japanese based curriculum of Akayama Ryu Jujutsu and Tomiki Aikido.  Students learn throws, pins, joint locks, and effective strikes as well as counters. We teach empty hand as well as weapons including traditional samurai and modern weapons and hold improvised weapon classes. Classes are offered to juniors (ages 6 and up) as well as seniors (adults and older teens).  We meet Tuesdays & Thursdays for Jujutsu (6pm-7pm juniors & 7pm-8pm seniors) and Wednesdays for Aikido (7:00 p.m . -8 p.m.).  Call or come by for a free trial class! Please visit our Facebook page for news and events.
(251) 979-6019 markbarlow1958@gmail.com
Find us on Facebook

Shorinji Kempo
2560 South Pine Street, Foley (Snook Family YMCA)
Shorinji Kempo is a Japanese self-defense martial art that uses punches, kicks, blocking, pressure point holds, joint locks, reverses, pins and throws. We do not break bricks or boards and work with each individual based on their own physical abilities. This program is designed to build self-confidence and is very successful for kids that struggle with being on a team. Therefore, we don’t compete. Children’s classes from ages 7-12 years are held once a week from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Class fees are $50 per Quarter. The benefits of Martial Arts include improved strength, focus, flexibility, self-discipline and coordination. For more information email Terri Loftin.
(251) 510-7771 plantfairie@bellsouth.net
www.usskf.com

Shorinji Kempo
21085 Jubilee Trail, Fairhope
Shorinji Kempo is a Japanese self-defense martial art that uses punches, kicks, blocking, pressure point holds, joint locks, reverses, pins and throws. We do not break bricks or boards and work with each individual based on their own physical abilities. This program is designed to build self-confidence and is very successful for kids that struggle with being on a team. Therefore, we don’t compete. Children’s classes from ages 7-12 years are held once a week from 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Class fees are $50 per Quarter. The benefits of Martial Arts include improved strength, focus, flexibility, self-discipline and coordination. For more information email Terri Loftin.
(251) 510-7771 plantfairie@bellsouth.net www.usskf.com

Sport Karate and Fitness Center
1802 Highway 98, Daphne, (on the side of the Staples building)
SCS Sport Karate offers classes for young and old. We team up and never give up with both students and parents to help reinforce the positive traits you want your child to have such as focus, respect, confidence, self-control and discipline all in a positive, high energy environment that will improve their fitness and prepare them for any obstacle they may encounter in their future. Call today and schedule a lesson where you can have all your questions answered, meet our team and even earn your first belt! Check us out on Facebook!
(251) 625-4257 crissi.boyer@me.com
www.scskarate.com

Wheeles Karate Academy
314 East 21st Avenue, Gulf Shores
Wheeles Karate Academy is a martial arts center in Gulf Shores, AL specializing in Yoshukai Karate and Cardio Kickboxing. Yoshukai Karate focuses on important precepts for students. These principles include respect, manners, thoughtfulness in actions, thoughtfulness in speech, keeping high spirits and keeping yourself clean. Sensei Chris Wheeles is a 4th degree black belt and has trained and travelled with world title champions. His experience and expertise allows him to mold his students into self-disciplined, confident, community members. Anyone is welcome and encouraged to participate in a free trial class before signing up. Call, visit our website or email wheeleskarateacademy@gmail.com.
(251) 509-3353 wheeleskarateacademy@gmail.com www.gulfcoastkarate.com

Yamane Championship Mixed Martial Arts
1410 US Highway 98, Suite D, Daphne
Our Teens/Kids classes will be one of the most positive and memorable experiences for parents and their children. Kids will have a fantastic time learning Mixed Martial Arts and parents enjoy the tremendous rewards of seeing their children having fun. We strive to ensure our Teens/Kids Program is exciting, structured, disciplined and appropriately challenging. We accomplish this through our carefully focused program, which teaches your child important physical fitness exercises, basic practical Mixed Martial Arts, self-defense, and fun skill developing games in an energetic and motivational fashion. For information email info@ycmma.com.
(251) 621-0304 info@ycmma.com www.ycmma.com

Miscellaneous

Protocol- Social Etiquette & Table Manners
(Ad Sponsor)

2605 Hwy 98, Daphne (Daphne Recreation Center)
Paula Perri believes Good Manners Never Go Out of Style! She conducts a Social Etiquette and Table Manners Course for area boys and girls ages 7 – 17 years. This course places emphasis on proper introductions, phone conversation, table setting, proper use of silverware, correct posture for standing and sitting, making a toast, writing thank you notes, dinner conversation and the proper way to give and receive gifts. The course is for boys and girls ages 6 years to 16 years. Paula Perri also offers Ballroom dance classes for youth as well. For more information please call or email Paula Perri.
(251) 625-3137 paulaperri123@yahoo.com
www.daphneal.com

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Daphne Recreation Center – Professional Modeling Course
2605 Highway 98, Daphne (Daphne Recreation Center)
A Professional Modeling Course for both males and females. In this course you will learn visual poise and grace, runway and informal modeling, wardrobe coordination, stage presentation, photo posing techniques, professional make-up application and grooming for gentlemen. This is a 5-week session for ages 12-18.
(251) 625-3137

Etiquette Classes
113 West Laurel Avenue, Foley
Etiquette classes cover proper behavior in social settings, correct correspondence, both written and phone, along with proper table manners. Our aim is to empower students to be successful in all areas of life by providing examples of proper social behavior while at the same time improving their overall self-image and self-confidence. This is done in a fun and lighthearted setting. The class is composed of three one-hour sessions and is designed for ages ten and under with a separate class for ages eleven and up. Classes include a certificate upon successful completion and conclude with dinner at a local restaurant. Parents are invited to attend. Please call for specific class details and registration.
(251) 979-9851 www.coastalballetacademy.com

Fairhope Sewing School
Fairhope Sewing School is now enrolling children ages 7-17 for sewing classes. Classes will begin after Labor Day. Sewing classes meet weekly and class size is limited so register early. Sewing machines are provided. Please see our website for specific class times and details or email fairhopesewingschool@gmail.com.
(251) 442-4472 fairhopesewingschool@gmail.com
www.fairhopesewingschool.com

Music and Theater

Baldwin County Youth Orchestra
(Ad Sponsor)

2847 Park Drive, Daphne
Baldwin County Youth Orchestra is NOW Auditioning For: Youth Orchestra, Beginning Band, Beginning Strings Class, Intermediate Strings Class, Baldwin Wind Ensemble, Baldwin Jazz Band, Community Adult Strings Orchestra. The Baldwin County Youth Orchestra is a non-profit 501c3 organization committed to educate, promote and enrich the community by building relationships through musical awareness, performance and tutelage. Please “like us” on Facebook. For more information and questions email bcyorchestra@gmail.com.
(251) 979-6834 bcyorchestra@gmail.com www.bcyorchestra.com

Broussard’s Academy of Music
(Ad Sponsor)

11247 U.S. 31, Spanish Fort (Fitzpen Place)
Offering piano and voice for adults and children of all ages. Call our Mobile or Spanish Fort Locations for lesson details.
(251) 344-8856 or (251) 621-6665
www.broussardspianos.com

Center Stage Performance
(Ad Sponsor)

155 South Section Street, Fairhope (Inside FUMC Life Center) and 10424 Highway 31, Spanish Fort (Inside New Life Church)
Center Stage Performance. Performance Education Ages 4-18. Musicals. Show choirs. Classes.
Auditions for THE LITTLE MERMAID, JR are open to students 4th – 12th grades.
Auditions for Magic Tree House: The Knight at Dawn KIDS for children K4- 3rd grade.
This year Center Stage will have two troupes per age group, a Spanish Fort troupe and a Fairhope troupe. All ages who wish to audition for the Spanish Fort Troupe, auditions will be held Monday, August 22nd  and Wednesday, August 24th  from 4:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., at 10424 Old Hwy 31, Spanish Fort, AL inside New Life Church. Rehearsals in Spanish Fort will be held Mondays from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. and Wednesdays from 4:00 p.m.-5:30 p.m. for both troupes in Spanish Fort beginning in late August until the show in December. Those wishing to audition for the Fairhope Troupe, auditions will be held Tuesday, August 23rd  and Thursday, August 25th  from 4:00p.m.-7:00 p.m. at 155 S. Section Street, Fairhope, AL inside Fairhope United Methodist Church Life Center. Rehearsals will be held for  The Little Mermaid Jr. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. each week until the shows in December. For the Knight At Dawn, rehearsals for the Fairhope Troupe will be Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-5:30 p.m. Children should come to auditions prepared to sing a song.  Please also bring a photo/headshot.  For more information visit www.centerstageperformance.com or contact Executive Director, Erin Harris at (251) 928 -1707. Center Stage Show Choir (grades 7-12) and Take 2 Show Choir (grades 3-6) will also hold auditions Tuesday, August 23 and Thursday, August 25 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at FUMC Life Center. Rehearsal day(s) and time(s) are TBA.
(251) 928-1707 erin@centerstageperformance.com
www.centerstageperformance.com

Modern Renaissance Theatre
(Ad Sponsor)

924 Plantation Boulevard, Fairhope
Come join Fairhope’s newest youth theatre as we dive into the music of Stephen Sondheim in Into the Woods. With Modern Renaissance Theatre students age 5th through 12th grade will learn from professionals in all aspects of theatrical production in a fun, creative environment.  Fall musical auditions and technical interviews will be held August 30th and September 1st from 5:00p.m. – 7:00p.m. at Homestead Village Ballroom located at 924 Plantation Boulevard, Fairhope.  Performance auditions for Modern Renaissance should consist of a one-minute monologue and (for musicals) 16 bars of a song. Please bring a non-returnable photo.  There may be callbacks scheduled after the initial audition if needed. For the fall  show, we will be taking students in stage management, follow-spot operators, and backstage crew. Technical interviews are for students who are interested in the backstage and design side of theatre.  For more information visit our website, modrentheatre.com (please note the spelling) or call 251-279-0154.
(251)-279-0154 www.modrentheatre.com (note spelling)

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Bay Music
409 North Section Street, Fairhope
Music lessons for all levels and all ages.  Also offering music consignment, technical services and catalog sales.  Find us on Facebook BayMusicFairhope.
(251) 517-7636

Eastern Shore Repertory Theatre
7159 McIntyre Street, Montrose (The Pavilion at COTA)
Eastern Shore Repertory Theatre announces auditions for the fall production of James and the Giant Peach Monday, August 15 and Tuesday, August 16. No experience or preparation necessary. Auditions will be held at Church of the Apostles, 7159 McIntyre Street, Montrose. For more information on this, other auditions and other classes offered, visit www.easternshorerep.org.
(251) 751-2935 pammy310@gmail.com.
www.easternshorerep.org

Fairhope Chamber Strings
247 Greeno Road – Fairhope Music
Come perform with us! Beginning, junior, intermediate, and advanced lessons and chamber ensembles. Ages 7 – 19. Violin, viola, cello, and string bass. For more information call or email fairhopechamberstrings@gmail.com.
(251) 463-6009

Fairhope Music
247 South Greeno Road, Fairhope (behind Pizza Hut)
Fairhope Music LLC is a one-stop shop for all of your musical needs! Offering music lessons for all ages and all levels. We also sell new and used instruments, equipment and accessories along with an in-house repair specialist. Offering lessons in voice – piano – guitar – violin – bass – saxophone – trumpet – trombone – clarinet – flute. We are open Monday – Thursday, 11:00 a.m. – 6:0 0p.m., Friday 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. and Saturday 12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Visit us on Facebook for more information.
(251) 455-4101

Gregory Brown Music
9 North Church Street (inside Paint’n Parrot)
Music lessons are offered to all ages and abilities. We also carry instruments and accessories for sale. For info call or email gregorybrownmusicstore@gmail.com.
(251) 209-0266 gregorybrownmusicstore@gmail.com. www.gregorybrownmusic.com

Marjorie Searcy- Vocal Coach
698 Cedar Avenue, Fairhope
Marjorie Searcy brings unique experience to the field of vocal coaching. She is a graduate of Belmont University in Nashville where she studied commercial voice and music education. Having performed everything from classical to country, rock and jazz, her emphasis is on providing singers with the technique to effectually communicate the style they enjoy. Marjorie Searcy offers voice lessons for all ages. Call or email info@marjoriesearcy.com for information on workshops and individual sessions.
(251) 509-2150 www.marjoriesearcy.com

Mobile’s Singing Children
Mobile, AL
Directed by Susan Hoitt, Mobile’s Singing Children is the premier youth choir on the Gulf Coast. We provide the opportunity for children to receive classical voice training of the very highest quality, as well as perform music of the highest caliber in age-appropriate ensembles. MSC will be celebrating their 40th year with a trip to Carnegie Hall for a solo performance with another performance at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral. Auditions are now underway for boys and girls in grades 2 – 12. To request an audition email Susan Hoitt, Director at mobilesingingchildren@gmail.com.
(251) 285-2285 www.mobilesingingchildren.org

Modern Ensemble Music
809-B Daphne Avenue, Daphne
Modern Ensemble Music provides the best in private instruction coupled with ensemble classes where students learn to play contemporary music in small group settings. We provide students with a fresh and fun approach to the highest quality music education. Guitar and Drum Lessons fare also available from beginner to advanced. We are now accepting new students! For detailed class pricing and times visit our website, call or email us today.
(251) 210-7175 dan@modernensemblemusic.com
www.modernensemblemusic.com

Scouting – Naval Cadets

American Heritage Girls
1050 N Alabama St, Loxley (First Baptist Church)
American Heritage Girls is a Christian scouting organization for girls in kindergarten (turning 5 before October 1) through 12th grade. Our girls earn badges, awards, and service stars and have lots of fun! Our troop meetings will be each Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at First Baptist Church Loxley. We will have a parent meeting on Tuesday August 16th at 6:30 p.m. with our first troop meeting Tuesday August 23rd (6:30 p.m.). We will follow the Baldwin County School calendar. For registration information email Becky Kirkland at beckyboobear84@gmail.com.
(850) 572-5063 www.ahgonline.org

Boy Scouts of America Mobile Area Council
2587 Government Boulevard, Mobile
(251) 476-4600 www.bsamac.org

Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama
3483 Springhill Avenue, Mobile
Girl Scouts of Southern Alabama, Inc. (GSSA) builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. GSSA focuses on activities and lessons that build leadership skills and develop a strong sense of self-worth. It is a safe and encouraging environment that challenges individuals and groups to make a difference in the world and create lasting friendships. For more information on how to become a volunteer or a Girl Scout, please call or email GSSA at communications@girlscoutssa.org.
(800) 239-6636 communications@girlscoutssa.org
www.girlscoutssa.org

Trail Life
23050 U.S. Highway 98, Fairhope (Eastern Shore Presbyterian Church)
Trail Life USA is an intentionally Christian scouting organization for boys in grades K-8. After summer break, troop meetings will resume on Monday, September 14th at 6:30 p.m. in the Eastern Shore Presbyterian Church Family Life Center (FLC).  Troop meetings are held three times each month and last approximately 1 hour and include games, activities, and fellowship.  Parents and other church members are encouraged to participate as well.  More information is available at www.traillifeusa.com, from Troop Master Steve Gifford, or from Charter Organization Representative Christopher Jones.
traillifeal139@gmail.com www.traillifeusa.com

U.S. Naval Sea Cadet’s Dunlap Division
8501 Tanner Williams Road, Mobile (USCG Aviation Training Center)
Cadets learn seagoing skills aboard Navy and U.S. Coast Guard ships and shore activities that emphasize patriotism, courage, self-reliance, team work, leadership skills, accountability, military training that builds character, and for some, helping those transiting into a military career. They are even authorized by the Secretary of the Navy to wear Navy uniforms marked with the Sea Cadet Corps insignia. The program is open to the community for young men and women ages 10 to high school graduation with open enrollment year round. Naval League Cadets consist of ages 10-13 who are introduced to maritime and military life before becoming full-fledged Sea Cadets between the ages of 14-17 or upon high school graduation. For more information email Angela Graham, at angela.graham@hotmail.com.
(251) 487-1842 angela.graham@hotmail.com
www.seacadets.org

Team Sports – Sports Training

Eastern Shore Aquatics Center- S.W.A.T.
(Ad Sponsor)

10580 County Road 64, Daphne
Eastern Shore Aquatics Center is the home of ESAC year-round swim lesson schedules, Southern Waters Aquatic Team (year-round swim team), and the Eastern Shore Piranhas (summer swim league)! Registration is on going for lessons, sign-up or swim team membership, so enroll today! Please call or visit our website for detailed information.
(251) 300-0820 richsuhs@aol.com
www.swimforswat.com

Upward Flag Football League
(Ad Sponsor)

155 South Section Street, Fairhope
A ministry of Fairhope UMC. Youth grades kindergarten – 4th grade. Registration and details available on the website.
www.registration.upward.org/UPW61569

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Baldwin County Volleyball Club
BCVC is a developmental club that offers various levels of participation in the sport of volleyball opened for both boys and girl’s. All teams are coached by qualified adults and assisted by local high school players. Our club serves players from the Spanish Fort, Daphne, Fairhope, Bay Minette and Robertsdale area. BCVC offers Developmental, grass roots, travel and beach competition.2016-2017 Organizational Meeting will be October 24th 6:00 p.m. at SFHS cafeteria. The following seasons runs from Nov-Dec and January following all BCBE holiday’s. Developmental- grades 3rd-8th. Grassroots – for those experienced, developmental players who want to continue playing a more competitive schedule locally. Travel Team- For the more skilled player- this league runs January-April following BCBE holiday schedule. Play at least 5 tournaments and possible “Big South “ competition. Beach- 2 person teams – April-mid June.
bkercher@bcbe.org/cbeech@bcbe.org
www.ballcharts.com/bcvcdigit

Bounds Family YMCA
8051 Whispering Pines Road, Daphne
Youth Sports are offered in soccer, basketball, swimming and more. YMCA sports programs offer children the ability to learn good sportsmanship, communication skills, healthy competition and ways to have fun while building gross motor skills. We encourage parents to get in on the action by volunteering as a coach, team parent and, of course, acting as your child’s number one cheerleader. Visit your local YMCA or call for registration times.
(251) 626-0888 rmoralis@ysal.org www.ysal.org

City of Foley Recreation
200 North Alston Street, Foley
The City of Foley offers Youth Baseball, Softball, Basketball and other activities throughout the year. Visit our website for detailed registration dates and times. For more information email dthompson@cityoffoley.org.
(251) 970-5020 dthompson@cityoffoley.org
www.foleyrecreation.com

City of Gulf Shores Recreation Center
310 West 19th Avenue, Gulf Shores (Bodenhamer Recreation Center)
The City of Gulf Shores provides quality youth programming through a plethora of activities, sports, and programs. We offer a variety of youth sports programs throughout the year that can bee seen on our website by clicking on the following tabs -Community – Recreation – Athletics – Youth Athletics tab. Detailed information included.
(251) 968-1420 www.gulfshoresal.gov

City of Orange Beach Athletics
City league youth sports.  Please visit our facebook page for registration dates and new information, Facebook – City of Orange Beach Athletics. Please call or visit the Orange Beach Rec. Center.
(251) 747-7877 www.obparksandrec.com

Daphne Recreation Department
2605 Highway 98, Daphne – next to Civic Center
Visit the Daphne Recreation Department online and view the many youth opportunities available. The Parks and Recreation Department operates the youth football, youth cheerleading, and youth basketball leagues, as well as the adult softball leagues. Parent-run organizations oversee the youth baseball, youth softball and youth soccer programs. Links to their websites can be found under the Links tab.
charlie@daphnesports.com. www.daphnesports.com

Daphne Softball
Fall registration will begin August 1st online. The cost is $75 and that includes your jersey and socks. Practice will start the beginning September and games go through mid November.
daphnegirlssoftballassoc@gmail.com
www.eteamz.com/DaphneSoftball/

Daphne Youth Football
For children ages 7-12.
Youth Football: charlie@daphnesports.com
www.daphnesports.com

Fairhope Soccer League
Fall soccer registration is open to ages U5-U15. For questions regarding registration and season dates please visit our website or email clubmanager@fairhopesoccerclub.com. Visit us on our Facebook page for upcoming Registration and season information.
fslrec.registrar@gmail.com www.fairhopesoccerclub.com
Fairhope Softball League
Founders Park, Fairhope
Online registration will open August 17th and close August 30th.  Follow us on Facebook and get involved this fall! For more details and questions call or email today.
(251) 401-2423 fairhopegirlssoftball@yahoo.com
www.fairhopegirlssoftball.com

Fairhope Youth Baseball
Fairhope Youth Baseball is a league for over 700 boys and girls ages 5-14, committed to providing a recreational program that emphasizes sportsmanship, fair play and a family oriented atmosphere. Visit the website for updates. Fall registration dates and information to be posted soon. For questions and fees email fairhopeyouthbaseball@gmail.com.
(251) 929-0359 fairhopeyouthbaseball@gmail.com
www.fybaseball.org

Fairhope Youth Basketball
803 North Greeno Road, Fairhope
Fairhope Youth Basketball is the city recreational basketball league open to boys (K-10) and girls (K-8) who live in the Fairhope school district, whether or not they attend Fairhope City Schools. Find Fairhope Youth Basketball on Facebook. For information email fairhopeyouthbasketball@gmail.com.
(251) 928-7270

Gulf Shores Swim
310 West 19th Ave, Gulf Shores (David L.
Bodenhamer Center)
The City of Gulf Shores Recreation Division at the Bodenhamer Recreation Center provides our growing year-round swim program. We offer a variety of instructional classes including water aerobics, lifeguard certification, group lessons and more. Visit us on Facebook for event updates. Fear the Dolphin!!
(251) 968-1420 www.facebook.com/gulfshoresswimteam

John McClure Snook Family YMCA
2560 South Pine Street, Foley
Youth Sports are offered in soccer, basketball, swimming and more. YMCA sports programs offer children the ability to learn good sportsmanship, communication skills, healthy competition and ways to have fun while building gross motor skills. We encourage parents to get in on the action by volunteering as a coach, team parent and, of course, acting as your child’s number one cheerleader. Visit your local YMCA or call for registration times.
(251) 970-3003 lkrehling@ysal.org www.ysal.org

Lower Alabama Lacrosse
Lower Alabama Lacrosse League formed on the Eastern Shore of Mobile Bay in Alabama 7 years ago.  Today the league is run by all volunteers, has expanded to over 100 players, ages 8 to 18 making up 5 boys squads.  LAL will continue to offer a Fall Ball program in October in which they utilize the opportunity to bring in new players and refresh the skills of returning players for the regular season.
(251) 604-0528 www.loweralabamalacrosse.org

McConnell Athletics
101 Fly Creek Avenue, Fairhope
At McConnell Athletics we teach each athlete that biomechanical function does not just come easily even to the best “natural athletes”. Proper function must be assessed and then corrected before optimal performance can be expected. We believe that the mind and body should be a well-coordinated unit for athletic success and overall health on a day-to-day basis. We counsel and coach clients in age ranges of 8 years into their 10th decade, and athletes of every skill level who are committed to maximizing their fullest potential. Visit us on Facebook for updates and events. For more information call or email McConnellAthletics@gmail.com.
(251) 990-6202 www.mcconnelltraining.com

Strike Soccer
Daphne Strike Soccer Club accepts the responsibility of teaching life lessons to our athletes. We are committed to making soccer a pleasant, safe and rewarding experience for everyone involved regardless of age or ability. For more information or to register for Fall 2016 visit our website or call our club directory, Dyan Perrigin at the number listed.
(251) 591-5180 www.daphnestrikesoccer.com

The Fieldhouse
26037 Capital Drive, Daphne
The Fieldhouse offers private or group lessons, batting cages, pitching mounds, coaching clinics, speed and agility training, baseball, softball, t-ball and speed camps. The Fieldhouse offers professional coaching to help athletes reach the full potential of their God-given athletic abilities. We believe that providing proper instruction and training is the key to developing young athletes. Visit our website or Facebook page for more information.
251-626-0190 www.TrainAtTheFieldhouse.com

Tennis and Golf

Craft Farms Golf Course
3840 Cotton Creek Circle, Gulf Shores
Offering Junior Development Programs, US Kids and SNAG Golf Programs, Private and individual golf lessons. Private lessons are offered year round by Rea Schuessler, PGA Golf Pro and US Kids Certified and Certified Aimpoint Express Instructor. Please call or visit website for program information.
(251) 978-1625 rea.schuessler@honoursgolf.com
www.gulfshoresgolfacademy.com

George C. Myers Tennis Center
2049 West 2nd Street, Gulf Shores
Junior tennis lessons and clinics are available. Please email Jean Coberly for more information at jcoberly@gulfshoresal.gov.
(251) 968-1431 jcoberly@gulfshoresal.gov
www.gulfshoresal.gov

Lake Forest Racquet Club
1 Golf Terrace, Daphne
Tennis pro, Mike Albrecht offers classes to all ages including group clinics and private lessons. He also provides great professional support to all the Lake Forest teams that participate in various leagues. For more information on lessons, clinic times and registration email lftennis@lakeforestpoa.org.
(251) 626-9696 or (251) 648-3952
lftennis@lakeforestpoa.org www.lakeforestpoa.org

Orange Beach Tennis Center
4851 South Wilson Boulevard, Orange Beach
Court Hours are open daily from 6:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. The Pro Shop is open Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. This facility opened in May of 2002 and features eight lighted medium speed hard courts. The Pro Shop features Wilson Rackets, tennis shoes and accessories, along with Nike tennis apparel. The Tennis Center offers youth, adult and senior adult tennis programs. Call the Rec center for specific activity dates and times. Rhett Russell, USPTA Elite Professional has 20 plus years experience running Quickstart 10-U programs, junior development clinics and camps, adult clinics, and cardio tennis.
(251) 974-NETS (6387) or (251) 233-9628
rhett7@haotmail.com www.cityoforangebeach.com

Point Clear Tennis
17107 Tennis Club Drive, Point Clear
Point Clear Tennis & Swim Club features clay courts in beautiful Point Clear. Single and Family Memberships are available. Call or email mattmckelvain@gmail.com to register.
(251) 604-1259 mattmckelvain@gmail.com

Quail Creek Golf Course City of Fairhope
19841 Quail Creek Drive, Fairhope
Junior Golf clinics are offered for boys and girls ages 6 years and up every Thursday afternoon from 3:30p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Call or visit the Pro shop at Quail Creek for more information and sign up. Players are given instruction in driving, chipping and putting.
(251) 990-0240 www.cofairhope.com

TimberCreek Golf Course
9650 TimberCreek Boulevard, Daphne
At TimberCreek our PGA Professionals are passionate about improving all aspects of your golf game. Junior lessons and clinics for beginners and advanced players is available in spring, summer and fall. We offer the latest technology in video instruction and over 25 years of experience and expertise. For more detailed information on fall clinics and private lessons call or email andy@golftimbercreek.com.
(251) 621-9900 andy@golftimbercreek.com
www.golftimbercreek.com

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