Youth Programs

Kids Night IN 

Kids grades K—6 are invited to hang with us at The OC for a night “in” while your parents enjoy a night “out.” We will have dinner, go swimming, enjoy some games , climb the rock wall, and have lots of fun. Maximum of 50 children, so sign up early!!!!

Friday, Aug. 18,
Friday, Sept 8
Friday, Oct. 13
Friday, Nov 10
Friday, Dec 8

Pre-Registration Cost (by Thursday @ 6pm):
OC Members -  $10/child;$10/each additional sibling.

Non-Members - $15child;$10 /each additional sibling.

If register on Friday - $20/child (Members & Non-Members)

Online registration for AUG 18
    Annual Family Member Registration

    Non Annual Member Registration

Dance and Cheer

DANCE, CHEER, KICK, and JUMP in this fun 8-week class designed to teach kids, from K—5th grade, pom-pom and cheering basics. Kids will learn  proper technique, sideline cheers, chants and a pom-pom routine throughout the session. Tennis shoes and comfortable clothes are recommended. Classes will be held on Tuesdays with a performance at one of the Ozark Elementary Basketball games. All practices will be held at The OC. Cost is $50/OC Members; $60/Non-Members, and includes a t-shirt and pom-poms. Call 581-7002, ext.2005.

Dates: Sept 5-Oct 24
Times: 6-7 p.m.

Click link to register online
  Annual Family Member Registration

  Non Annual Member Registration



Parents... Offer your child FUN physical and mental activities with The OC's AFTERNOON KIDZ CLUB! 
August 15, 2017 - May 25, 2018
Registration Packets may be picked up @ The OC's frontdesk or click below to download.
The OC's AFTERNOON KIDZ CLUB consists of swimming, rock wall, games, crafts, and snacks for grades K-4, Monday - Thursday, 3:30-6:00 pm, and Friday, 2:30-6:00pm. Transportation is provided upon request.
Cost is $110 per month; or $95 per month for those with Annual Family Membership to The OC.  
A maximum of 45 students allowed in this FUN club.  Pre-Registration is required.
 HERE for Registration Packet for The OC's AFTERNOON KIDZ CLUB.


Home School P.E. - Fall 2017
Tuesdays & Thursdays, beginning September 5, 2017 - 1:00-2:00 pm
(Tuesdays - Gym; Thursdays - Indoor Pool)

Designed for Home School students, ages 5 - 16, to develop
& improve physical fitness, learn fundamentals of various sports,
& enjoy use of indoor swimming pool.
Classes meet twice a week, one hour in the gym and one hour in the pool.
Session 1:  September 5 - 28 - Soccer
Session 2:  October 3 - 26 - Archery
Session 3:  October 31 - November 21 - Basketball

Cost per Session:  $40/child/month ($15 for each additional sibling) - Non-Member 
& $30/child/month ($15 for each additional sibling) - Annual OC Family Member
Time: 1pm - 2pm
Ages: 5 - 16
Location: The OC (Ozark Community Center) 1530 W. Jackson St., Ozark
Contact: (417) 581-7002, ext. 2005 or

Martial Arts

Self Defense and exercise for the whole family. Try MTA (Midwest Tae Kwon Do Association) Ozark martial arts at The OC today!
For kids: We discuss what a stranger is, how to avoid them, and what to do if a stranger grabs them. We also teach courtesy, self-control, perseverance, instill confidence and much more! 
For adults: They learn self-defense on how to get out of certain holds and grabs. Also it is great exercise to increase stamina, strength, flexibility, and much more!

Try a class for free today! For questions, call the instructor directly at 840-2253.

Click here for additional martial arts information.

Gymnastics, Art and Ballet

We are proud to offer quality ballet and gymnastics programming at The OC! 
We also offer Tot Gym play time.
Gymnastics Ballet and Art Information



Boys Basketball
  • Registration: Early November through mid December
  • Fee: $35 - Annual OC Members, $50 for all others
  • Ages K through 7th grade
  • Practices begin in early January, Games run from late January through mid March
5th, 6th, & 7th Grade Boys BB ONLINE REGISTRATION

Snow Day Program

When school is out due to bad weather Ozark Parks & Rec. wants to help keep the kids busy!!

The OC is offering a program loaded with swimming, games, crafts, movies, and fun all day long!!!

Location:  The OC, 1530 W. Jackson St., Ozark

Time:  7am – 6pm

Grades:  K – 6th

Cost:  $20/child/OC Afternoon Kidz Club Member

             $25/child/all others

Contact:, 581-7002, ext.2005

**All students should bring:  Sack lunch, swim suit, towel, snacks, water bottle, & a smile!**