Calendar

Apr
20
Fri
Master Architects @ Carver Elementary School
Apr 20 @ 2:35 pm – 3:35 pm

STEM Enrichment using LEGO® bricks for the 21st Century learner.  Each {YEL!} STEM class follows four basic components: Teach It!…Each class students are taught the basic STEM engineering concepts behind each project.  Build It!…Students use LEGO® bricks to build a crane and design their own bridge and watchtower. Explore It!…Then they use that project to explore the basic engineering concepts – this session is focused on structural concepts.  Play It!…Finally they play with their project, modify it, create extensions and have fun working with it.  Sign up today to THINK, LEARN and PLAY WELL with {YEL!}.  For more details about {YEL!} STEM classes, visit YouthEnrichmentLeague.com.  LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program.
Lego projects will stay in the classroom to be reused.

Beyond Pinch Pots with Kidcreate Studio @ Jonathan Elementary
Apr 20 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Every kid loves making pinch pots! But let’s go beyond that and learn super cool techniques to transform pinch pots into puppy pals, silly rabbits, playful penguins and much more. Not only will the kids learn the basics of working with clay but they will create amazing clay creations that are way cooler than a plain old ordinary pinch pot! Shhhh, don’t tell anyone, but this class is our best-kept secret! Register early before it fills up!

Grandmasters of Chess @ Jonathan Elementary
Apr 20 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 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!}.

“Middle Ground” Pop Music Experience @ Chaska Middle School West
Apr 20 @ 3:50 pm – 5:00 pm

For 15 years Heidi & Eric Songer have been offering the Garage Band program for students with music experience to perform rock music in a band setting. This spring they are introducing an innovative twist on this very popular program. Middle Ground is an opportunity to be in a band and learn and perform current Top 40 hits by artists such as Taylor Swift, Imagine Dragons, Charlie Puth, Justin Bieber, Portugal The Man, Niall Horan, DJ Khaled, Shawn Mendes, Demi Lovato, Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, Khalid, Kesha, Chainsmokers, and many more. Students must have at least TWO years of experience on one of the following instruments: piano, bass guitar, drum set, guitar, singing or rapping. We are also looking for students with experience working with Garage Band, Ableton, or Logic. There will be a performance at the end of the school year.

Kung Fu- Wu Shu @ Carver Elementary
Apr 20 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm

Ages 5+

Learn the lifelong benefits of Kung Fu, the Chinese art of self-defense and fitness, from a Hong Kong champion. Not just a punching, kicking, self-defense class, Kung Fu teaches awareness of self and surroundings and improves self-esteem and confidence. Join a FUN, progressive, full participation class that focuses on helping students develop leadership, discipline, concentration and coordination skills for a healthy mind and body. Improve your coordination, strength, flexibility and endurance. Parents: don’t sit at the sideline. Sign up and participate with your child in class.  This is a skill building progressive training program for beginners through Black Belt. Optional uniform and certification from White to Black Belt are available. Note: Session A is for Beginner, White and Yellow Belt while Session B is for Orange – Black Belt. Instruments and Sparring class for Yellow through Black Belt students age 8 and up who are currently in the Kung Fu – Wu Shu program.

Kung Fu- Wu Shu @ Carver Elementary
Apr 20 @ 7:45 pm – 8:30 pm

Ages 5+

Learn the lifelong benefits of Kung Fu, the Chinese art of self-defense and fitness, from a Hong Kong champion. Not just a punching, kicking, self-defense class, Kung Fu teaches awareness of self and surroundings and improves self-esteem and confidence. Join a FUN, progressive, full participation class that focuses on helping students develop leadership, discipline, concentration and coordination skills for a healthy mind and body. Improve your coordination, strength, flexibility and endurance. Parents: don’t sit at the sideline. Sign up and participate with your child in class.  This is a skill building progressive training program for beginners through Black Belt. Optional uniform and certification from White to Black Belt are available. Note: Session A is for Beginner, White and Yellow Belt while Session B is for Orange – Black Belt. Instruments and Sparring class for Yellow through Black Belt students age 8 and up who are currently in the Kung Fu – Wu Shu program.

Apr
21
Sat
HappyFeet Soccer @ Carver County Athletic Center
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am

HappyFeet Leagues are a great way to see your little one continue their soccer development or to introduce him or her to team sports.  HappyFeet kids love our unique, age-appropriate curriculum which maximizes fun and ensures kids always want to come back!  our professional coaches are committed to nurturing the self-concept of every child in our program by guaranteeing first individual, then team success.  Their commitment is to encourage brace and creative leadership in every player.
Whether your child is new to HappyFeet or has participated in the past, they are sure to have a blast!
Registration includes team uniform (jersey and shorts!)
Find out more at www.tchappyfeetlegends.com

Skyhawks Basketball @ Carver Elementary School
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Using our progressional curriculum and focusing on the whole player, we teach your child the skills they need for both on and off the court to be a better athlete.  Our sport specific staff will focus on respect, teamwork and responsibility as they will start each day with a ‘skill of the day’ and progress into drills and games making an unforgettable camp experience for your young athlete.  After 5 weeks of passing, shooting, dribbling and rebounding you will see why this is one of our most popular programs.

HappyFeet Soccer @ Athletic Center
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

HappyFeet Leagues are a great way to see your little one continue their soccer development or to introduce him or her to team sports.  HappyFeet kids love our unique, age-appropriate curriculum which maximizes fun and ensures kids always want to come back!  our professional coaches are committed to nurturing the self-concept of every child in our program by guaranteeing first individual, then team success.  Their commitment is to encourage brace and creative leadership in every player.
Whether your child is new to HappyFeet or has participated in the past, they are sure to have a blast!
Registration includes team uniform (jersey and shorts!)
Find out more at www.tchappyfeetlegends.com

HappyFeet Soccer @ Carver County Athletic Center
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 10:45 am

HappyFeet Leagues are a great way to see your little one continue their soccer development or to introduce him or her to team sports.  HappyFeet kids love our unique, age-appropriate curriculum which maximizes fun and ensures kids always want to come back!  our professional coaches are committed to nurturing the self-concept of every child in our program by guaranteeing first individual, then team success.  Their commitment is to encourage brace and creative leadership in every player.
Whether your child is new to HappyFeet or has participated in the past, they are sure to have a blast!
Registration includes team uniform (jersey and shorts!)
Find out more at www.tchappyfeetlegends.com