March 2018 Newsletter

March outlook: clinics, cheer info meeting, a Pizza Fun Night, two great spring pro shop deals, and so much more!

Give Your Skills a Boost with a Gem City Clinic

Clinics allow athletes to speed up the learning of new drills, improve technique, and focus on their progress of a specific skill. Gem City’s skill clinics are a focused opportunity to attain or master new skills.

Gem City is holding several members only clinics for kids ages 6+. Each clinic is one hour focusing on a particular technique or skill.

Register soon! Limited space is available. Each clinic is $20.

Basic Skills
(cartwheels, roundoffs, handstands)

Friday, March 23, 6:30-7:30

Register and pay by Thursday, March 15


Friday, March 23, 7:45-8:45

Register and pay by Thursday, March 15


Saturday, April 7, 6:30-7:30

Register and pay by Thursday, March 29

Backhand Springs

Saturday, April 7, 7:45-8:45

Register and pay by Thursday, March 29

The next Good Grades Quarterly Drawing for the third quarter will take place on April 6.


Mark it on Your Calendar

The St. Patrick’s Day Pizza Fun Night will be on Friday, March 16 from 6:30-9:30 pm.

Limited space available. Pre-registration required. Members $13, non-members $16. Ages 4+

Read more here.

Good luck Level 4, 5, and 8 Gymnastics Team as they head to their State competitions in March.


Recruiting for Next Season’s All Star Cheer Squad

Gem City will begin recruiting for its next All Star Cheer Squad for the 2018-2019 season with an informational meeting on Thursday, April 12 from 7:30 p.m. in our lobby.

At this meeting, you’ll learn about competitive all star cheer, USASF, and the tryout process. You will also meet the coaches, learn about practices, and discuss time commitment and costs. This is all for your information. Attending this meeting in no way requires you to tryout.

Read more here.

Gem City's squad after their first competition

Gym Notes & Reminders:


  • Please wear a full / one-piece leotard outfit or a t-shirt or tank top to classes and lessons. Two piece uniforms are discouraged.

Tuition Reminder

  • Full tuition amount is due in full by March 1.

Inclement Weather

  • In the case of severe weather, please check our website and Facebook page for updates.

Spring’s Pro Shop Specials

25% off all new GK merchandise

20% off all Gem City hoodies and t-shirts

Recurring Events at Gem City!

Preschool Playtime

Every Wednesday from 9:30-11:30, $5

Gem City’s Preschool Playtime provides open, unstructured time for kids to come play. You can come for a half-hour or stay the whole two hours. Each child or small group needs a chaperone.

Adult Gymnastics

Every Wednesday from 7:45-9, $9

Adult Gymnastics is an hour and fifteen minute open gym format. No Experience or commitment required, Ages 18+

Host Your Own Event!

Act fast to book Gem City for your birthday party or other special event! We book about three months in advance, so call or stop in the office today for more details and to book a date for your party at 217.224.8491!

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