City of Laguna Niguel Recreation Brochure Fall 2017 - Page 17

This math mastery program is an excellent way to boost your child’s math skills and have some fun! Math Edge has a five-step approach to ensure kids successfully master math concepts. The range of activities – learning, practicing, problem-solving, engaging and reinforcing – helps sharpen skill to increase fluency. Kids enjoy rewards for achieving goals and a low-stress setting with a group of peers and soon to be friends! For more information email sylvanlagunaniguel@ sylvanhms.com. (12 classes) Instructor: Sylvan Learning Center Staff Location: Sylvan Learning Center of Laguna Niguel 9564 Jr. Civic Workshops 6th-8th graders are invited to attend monthly workshops on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. Workshop schedule: September 12, City Council and history of City seal; October 10, City Departments (Parks and Recreation, Public Works, and Emergency Services); November 14, Chamber of Commerce and Community Development. Register each month at LNTEENS.org. Community Service hours are awarded each month. Instructor: Council Member Elaine Gennawey and Guest Speakers Location: City Hall, Community Room 2nd Tues. 6:30-7:30pm 6th-8th graders Free Entrepreneur Workshop What do Steve Jobs and Elon Musk have in common? They dream big and act. How can you use your ideas and talents to change the world? Come and hear how Bitcentral CEO, Fred Fourcher, has changed the television business and how you can bring amazing things to the world. Pizza will be served. Register at LNteens.org by Wednesday, November 1. Location: City Hall, Community Room Sa Nov 4 10am-1pm 9th-12th graders Free SAT Test Prep N E W Ready for the October and November SAT? Our SAT program can help reduce stress and increase test scores for one of the most important exams. In our course, students work with specialized instructors and peers to review skills and strategies needed to score high on all parts of the SAT. Students will also receive three full-length practice tests to review and ensure continuous growth in scores. And, to have an even bigger boost, after their course has ended, all students will continue to have a year of 24/7 access to Sylvan’s Online SAT Program! For more information, email sylvanlagunaniguel@sylvanhms.com (30 hours) Instructor: Sylvan Learning Center Staff Location: Sylvan Learning Center of Laguna Niguel 9565 Tu/Th Sep 12-Nov 2 4:45-6:45pm 10th-12th grade Tu/Th Sep 19-Oct 26 3:30-4:30pm 1st-6th grade $199 Math Edge/Math Tutoring N E W TEEN PROGRAMS Self Defense Class Learn strategies to reduce and prevent victimization and promote self-confidence. The GET SAFE Female Empowerment Initiative educates females on the causes and effects of violent behavior, and provides them with the tools to help stop the “cycle of violence” before it starts. Males are also invited to learn self-defense techniques for personal safety. Pre-register by Tuesday, October 10 at 5pm. Instructor: GET SAFE Location: SCC 9557 F Oct 13 6:30-8:30pm 6th-12th graders $5 Congratulations To the Newly Appointed City of Laguna Niguel Youth Committee Members! Matthew Bermingham Sean Casey Nick Drossel Skylar Neeve Alex Probolsky Mason Rosal Caroline Halloran LAGUNA NIGUEL YOUTH COMMITTEE LNTEENS.ORG $499 PARKS & RECREATION OFFICE: (949) 425-5100 | RECREATION HOTLINE: (949) 362-4351 ONLINE REGISTRATION: CityofLagunaNiguel.org/Registration | REGISTRATION FORM: Page 32 15