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Start Smart Registration 2024

Tuesday, April 2, 2024

04/02/2024
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
City of Aiken Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Department Announces Start Smart Registration

Start Smart is an instructional program that provides children ages 3-5 years old (age 3 as of May 1, 2024) exposure to physical and social activity through sports. Parents work together with their children to learn all of the basic skills. Participants can sign up for baseball, soccer, or both sports. Each sport will meet once per week for six weeks starting the week of June 6, 2024 at the Odell Weeks Activities Center. Parent participation is required at all sessions. Classes are Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 5:45pm.

Registration for Start Smart begins April 30, 2024 and will remain open through May 13, 2024.

Registration fee is $65 for one sport, or $110 for both.

Birth certificate is required to register. To register, please visit the Odell Weeks Activity Center, located at:

1700 Whiskey Road
Mon-Fri 8:00am – 9:00pm
Sat. 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sun. 1:00pm – 5:00pm
(803) 642-7631

The City of Aiken Parks, Recreation, and Tourism Department invites people of all ability levels to enjoy our programs, parks and facilities. Individuals needing special assistance to participate should notify PRT Administrative Office 48 Hours in advance.

For more information, please contact Bret Howell, Athletic Supervisor

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2024
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General Information

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday
8:10 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Mailing Address
P.O Box 1177
Aiken, SC 29802

Physical Address
111 Chesterfield St. S
Aiken, SC 29801

Phone:
803-642-7654