Sports, Recreation & Fitness

Upper Limits Climbing Gym - Downtown STL, Maryland Heights & Chesterfield

Whether your child is naturally athletic or strays away from the competitiveness of traditional sports such as soccer or baseball, climbing is an excellent choice. At Upper Limits, children can climb at their own speed and ability level, and compete against themselves to become stronger and strategic with their movements. And, it's a ton of fun! Climbing is an awesome alternative to the more traditional sports because, in addition to building strength, flexibility, and coordination, it promotes self-esteem and confidence. 

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Chesterfield Recreational Youth Soccer League

The Chesterfield Recreation Youth Soccer League will give area youth the opportunity to learn and develop soccer skills in an 8-week league that will take place at Chesterfield Valley Athletic Complex. Games will be played on Saturdays and start no earlier than 9 a.m. Participants will receive a uniform shirt, socks and a soccer ball. Players will register individually and be placed on co-ed teams for ages 3-4 and ages 5-6, or gender specific teams for ages 7-8, 9-10 and 11-12.

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Ultimate Ninjas St. Louis

Build self-confidence and prepare to reach higher than you ever imagined at Ultimate Ninjas St. Louis in Chesterfield. Classes are designed and led by American Ninja Warriors who train to conquer the same obstacles seen on the NBC hit TV show, American Ninja Warrior. Challenge yourself. Be awesome. Have FUN! Ninja Classes are great for kids age 6 and older who want to learn how to do the obstacles just like on American Ninja Warrior!

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Circus Harmony

Circus Harmony, St. Louis' only social circus, teaches the art of life through circus education. Kids of all ages can discover a world of fun at Circus Harmony classes and camps, featuring tumbling, dance, acrobatics, aerial arts and hula hooping. Drop-in juggling and unicycling programs are available, as are private and semi-private lessons. And for those children who want to prepare for a future under the big top, the nonprofit also offers personalized, pre-professional training. 

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Vetta Sports Lacrosse

Now registering for Winter sessions! Vetta Sports offers Lacrosse instruction for boys and girls available at three locations in the St. Louis metro area. Vetta Lacrosse is presented in partnership with St. Louis Samurai Lacrosse for coaching resources, and is dedicated to teaching skill development, sportsmanship, making Lacrosse FUN for all ages and building lacrosse in the St. Louis area.

Various skill and age levels are offered:

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Vetta Sports

 Vetta Sports offers Kickaroos and Instructional Soccer League classes for kids from age 18 months and up. Kickaroos is a super fun sports program designed for boys and girls ages 18 months to 5 years. Centered around soccer, Kickaroos promotes physical fitness, coordination, agility, an understanding of sports play and lots of smiles! Now registering for classes starting in January 21! Book a free trial class today!

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Miss Kelly's Gym

Miss Kelly's Gym is a local, family owned gymnastics and fitness facility for kids. We offer gymnastics, dance and sport skills classes as well as children's Birthday Parties, Parents Night Out, Kids Camps and Open Gym.  

Our mission is to enhance the lives of children and their families by providing fitness and gymnastics classes in a challenging yet non-competitive environment. We are committed to helping children build self-confidence and develop physically, socially, and emotionally, all while being themselves and having fun. That’s the “Miss Kelly’s Way!”

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Special Preschool Hours at The Magic House

The Magic House offers special morning hours for families with young children Tuesday through Friday during the school year. Select exhibits open at 10:30 a.m. before the entire museum opens at noon. Preschool Hours feature exhibits that are geared toward children ages 2-8, but anyone is welcome to visit.

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Mardi Gras Craft Party
Friday, February 22, 2019

Kids can make their own festive Mardi Gras mask using feathers, glitter, paint and gemstones, then feast on a King cupcake with their friends at this Mardi Gras Craft Party at Yucandu Art Studio. 

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Kids Open Play at Ultimate Ninjas
Friday, February 22, 2019

Kids and teens ages 6-15 can practice and explore a variety of obstacles, fine tune their skills on a single obstacle, or practice running the customizable courses at Ultimate Ninjas Open Play. Registration is recommended. 

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