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Mar
4
Sun
Chaska Beginner / Intermediate Girls Lacrosse Clinics @ Chaska Middle School East
Mar 4 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The Chaska High School girls varsity lacrosse coaching staff is offering a clinic series for beginner to intermediate players.  Whether you have played lacrosse for years or just want to start learning the sport now, this clinic is for you!  This training will help prepare players for what to expect from the Chaska High School program.  The coaching staff is determined to make this a fun, positive, and enjoyable experience for everyone with fun games, learning and making new friends.  There are two clinic sessions available:  Session A for 3rd-6th grades and Session B for 7-10th graders.  Players will split up by age and ability.  (*Players that played on the JV/Varsity 2017 high school teams cannot sign up due to MSHSL policies and off-season regulations).  In each session, players will receive individual lacrosse instruction to help each player take their game to the next level.  Players will learn passing and catching techniques, team attack and team defensive strategies that are required for playing with the high school program.  There will be 5v5 and 7v7 games.  We encourage everyone to give it a try and bring a positive attitude with them.  Each player will receive a t-shirt.  Participants will need their own equipment:  Stick, mouth guard and girls lacrosse goggles.

Mar
5
Mon
Carver County’s Biggest Loser @ Family Learning Center
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Be Carver County’s BIGGEST LOSER!  Join this 8 week Weight Loss Challenge and learn tips…tricks…and how to lose weight and keep it OFF!  Each week a NEW nutrition topic will be discussed and taught.  Each participant will receive a personalized Nutrition Consultation and meal plan outline.

$100 will be returned in cash to the person who loses the highest % of weight in 8 weeks.

January 22nd – Welcome…introduction…class outline…meal plan outlines

March 19th – Final class…celebration & weight loss winner announcement

Sewing Beyond the Basics: Batting and Bias Tape @ District Education Center
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Are you able to thread your machine and change basic settings?  If so, you are ready for this Beyond the Basics series!  In this class, we will use cotton fabric, batting and bias tape to create a fun fabric organizer for pens, pencils, scissors, markers, paint brushes and more!  It slips inside a coffee mug and makes a great gift!

Working with Acrylics & Water Mediums @ Sara Lee Hanlon's Art Studio
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

his class runs for 5 sessions. Please excuse the misprint in the catalog.

All levels of experience including beginners are welcome. This course offers the opportunity to explore the acrylic medium. Choices are paint on canvas, watercolor, watercolor mixed with other compatible mediums and collage. Work with subjects you choose, at your own pace and painting style. Instructor brings idea file to work from or bring your own. Repeating this course will continue to hone skills. A materials list will be emailed before the start of class. Sara has extensive teaching experience, holds a BFA through MCAD and owns a gallery. Classes are at instructor studio, 500 N Pine St. Chaska, MN

Introduction to Essential Oils 101 @ Chaska High School
Mar 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Essential oils have long been used for food preparation, beauty treatment, as well as physical and emotional wellness. The positive healthful benefits of Therapeutic grade essentials oils are boundless. Learn how they can have life long enhancing benefits for you and your family. Each student will receive a 288 page encyclopedia of oils, blends, and applications. The class will be taught directly from this book.

There will be a $20 supply fee to paid to the instructor at class, please bring cash!  Please bring note taking materials and a bottle of unflavored water.

ACT Prep Course @ Chaska High School
Mar 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

**DATES HAVE CHANGED.  THE CATALOG DATES ARE NO LONGER CORRECT.
Raise your ACT test score and lower your anxiety.  This class is an engaging, fast-paced review of important content mixed with practice of test strategies and tips.  This course has successfully helped students improve their test performance for many years.
Please have students bring a pen or pencil and a calculator.

Mar
6
Tue
Choir-Jonathan Chorale @ Jonathan Elementary
Mar 6 @ 8:00 am – 8:30 am

4th and 5th Grade students at JES have an opportunity to sing and make music together on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.  Each student will get a t-shirt that they will wear at the concert.  Hope to see you in the music room for the JES Chorale rehearsal!

Grandmasters of Chess @ Carver Elementary School
Mar 6 @ 2:35 pm – 3:35 pm

New and returning students invited. Each {YEL!} Chess class follows four basic components:
•Teach It!…Each class, students are taught different chess concepts and coached to implement those concepts into their chess games
•Practice It!…Students practice positions set by the coach to improve their understanding of the concept.
•Puzzle It!… Students are given chess puzzles (constructed by WIM Serafima Sokolovskaya) and work with coach guidance to solve them.
•Play It!…Each class ends with students playing 20-30 minutes of chess. Coaches often feature in-class tournaments during the session.
Sign up today to THINK, LEARN and PLAY WELL with {YEL!}.

Masters in Clay @ Chanhassen Elementary
Mar 6 @ 2:35 pm – 3:35 pm

Back by popular demand with all new projects! Be inspired by art created by Vincent
Van Gogh, Claude Monet, Gustav Klimt and Pablo Picasso. We will recreate famous works of art like Van Gogh’s Field of Irises, Monet’s Sailboat at Le Petit Gennevilliers, Klimt’s The Sunflower, and Picasso’s Colombe- all in clay. You better make room to display these masterpieces! The projects your child creates in this class are going to be amazing!

Masters in Clay @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Mar 6 @ 2:35 pm – 3:35 pm

Back by popular demand with all new projects! Be inspired by art created by Vincent
Van Gogh, Claude Monet, Gustav Klimt and Pablo Picasso. We will recreate famous works of art like Van Gogh’s Field of Irises, Monet’s Sailboat at Le Petit Gennevilliers, Klimt’s The Sunflower, and Picasso’s Colombe- all in clay. You better make room to display these masterpieces! The projects your child creates in this class are going to be amazing!