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Lego Engineering

$74

with Alana Berke

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades: K - 6th

Children have a blast building with Legos. Now they have an opportunity to learn about the science behind what they’re building! We’ll explore concepts such as modeling in 2 and 3 dimensions, testing and evaluating designs, meeting design constraints, conducting investigations and so much more!

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Meet me in the “Mittel” (Beginning German) *1

$45

with Janet Stock - 108

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades: 5th - 8th

Meet me in the “Mittel” (Beginning German for Grades 5-8)

Guten Tag! It’s a good day to start learning German and exploring German culture. For students in fifththrough eighth grade, you’ll start to see the connections between English and its Germanic parentlanguage. We will learn greetings and geography, sports and sayings, family and food, traditions andtravels through practice and play together. If you’d like to know what “Gesundheit” or “Kindergarten”really mean, this is the class for you!

Painting on Canvas

$53

with Sarah David - Rm 107

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades:  3rd - 8th

Have you always wondered how the real artists paint? Whether you are an aspiring Van Gogh or just looking to explore your creative side, you are sure to go home with a painting that is uniquely yours. Each class is guided step by step so it is easy and fun. We will provide the paints, canvases, brushes, easels and aprons.

No previous experience required.

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Sew comfy pajama pants

$58

with Anna Wanderer

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am

10:00 10:50 Grades: 3rd-Adult

Bring a favorite pair of pajama pants and learn to measure, cut and sew your own custom pair. Students will use machine and hand sewing techniques to make a pair of pajama pants. No sewing experience required.

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Super Slime

$74

with Alana Berke

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades:  K - 6th

Kids have a blast making slime! Now they'll have the opportunity to not only make new recipes of slime, but learn all about where slime comes from and the animals that produce slime naturally. Kids will get to keep all of their creations! 

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Yoga for Everyday

$40

with Ashley Oliva

Calendar Feb 9, 2019 at 10 am, runs for 5 weeks

10:00 - 10:50  Grades: 3rd - 8th, Adults

Learn fun yoga poses, stretching and breathing techniques to increase balance, coordination, and stamina for sports and everyday life. Learn poses for relaxation, focus, and concentration.

No prerequisite - this class is for all students interested in learning the amazing world of yoga. All students are asked to bring a yoga mat or beach towel, water bottle, and wear loose clothing. This class is open to adults, too!

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