Activity Guide Spring/Summer 2018 - Page 67

Youth & Teen • Youth & Teen • Youth & Teen • Youth & Teen • Youth & Teen • Youth & Teen Cool Science Classes Horsemanship Course Age: 6-10 Please note that cancellation for classes must be made at least 24 hours in advance due to the purchase and preparation of supplies. Instructor: Cool Science. Min/Max: 6/15. [JM] Age: 9-17 Join in the fun at Dunham Woods Farm with beginning riding lessons! You’ll learn all about the proper ways to groom, tack and handle horses. In the saddle you will learn the basics of riding at the walk and trot. Lessons will be held in our indoor arena during inclement weather. Riders should wear jeans or Jodhpur pants and hard soled riding or hiking boots with a small, low heel. Bring an approved riding helmet or bicycle helmet. Make up class held at the end of the 6 weeks. Instructor: Dunham Woods Farm Staff. Min/Max: 1/4. [JM] STAR WARS SCIENCE: Welcome to Jedi Training Camp, where you and your skills will be put to the test with each activity you encounter. If you pass all your tests, you will be awarded a diploma signifying that they’ve graduated from the Jedi Academy. May the force be with you! Held at Dunham Woods Farm - 9N755 Nesler Road, Elgin CUPCAKE CHEMISTRY: What makes cupcakes rise? How do you turn plain cream into fluffy frosting; with science, of course! Take this highly edible class and you’ll make cupcakes then decorate them with a number of techniques including icing, frosting, and fondant sculpting. Yum! CODE DAY DATE CLS TIME R/NR FEE 111390 111391 Sa Sa 6/9-7/14 9/8-10/13 Six Six 1:30-2:30P 1:30-2:30P $145/$218 $145/$218 Magic Class PANCAKE SCIENCE How does heat turn a liquid into a solid? What makes a pancake fluffy? Learn the answers to these questions and more as you make rainbow pancakes, pancake pops, and other flat but tasty treats in this highly edible class! Held at Spring Avenue Recreation Center CODE PROGRAM DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 111382 111383 111384 Star Wars Cupcake Pancake M M M 6/25 7/23 8/27 11A-1P 11A-1P 11A-1P $32/$48 $32/$48 $32/$48 ////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// START THEM ON A NEW HOBBY Age: 5-12 Children are guaranteed a great time as they learn age-appropriate tricks: cards, ropes, coins, mind-reading and more! The tricks appear difficult but are easy to learn and perform. All materials are provided; each child receives a magic kit to take home. Sign up for more than one session and learn new tricks each time. Instructor: Magic Team of Gary Kantor. Min/Max: 5/30. [JM] Held at Spring Avenue Recreation Center CODE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 111389 111387 111388 W Th W 5/16 7/12 8/15 5:15-6:10P 5:30-6:25P 6:45-7:40P $20/$30 $20/$30 $20/$30 Skateboarding Babysitting for Success Age: 10 & Up Students engage in discussion, role playing and practical experiences to learn diapering, feeding, playing with children, child development, handling emergencies and first aid. A reference book and other resource materials are included. Students should bring a snack and a doll to class. Students are awarded certificates upon completion. Instructor: Tracy Gustello. Min/Max: 8/20. [JR] Held at Spring Avenue Recreation Center CODE DAY DATE CLS TIME R/NR FEE 111765 111766 W & Th Tu & W 6/13-6/14 8/21-8/22 Two Two 1-5P 9A-1P $75/$113 $75/$113 Age: 5-13 This class is for beginner and intermediate skaters. Participants learn how to start, stop, turn, jump, ramp riding, dropping in, and other tricks. Skateboard and helmet are required; knee, elbow and wrist guards are encouraged. Please bring something to drink to class. Email if you have questions on proper equipment. [CH] Held at Newton Park CODE AGE DAY DATE TIME R/NR FEE 111922 111924 111925 111927 111929 111930 5-7 8-13 5-7 8-13 5-7 8-13 Tu Tu Tu Tu Tu Tu 6/12-7/3 6/12-7/3 7/10-7/31 7/10-7/31 8/7-8/28 8/7-8/28 4-5P 5-7P 4-5P 5-7P 4-5P 5-7P $80/$120 $160/$210 $80/$120 $160/$210 $80/$120 $160/$210 67 • Yo