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Jul
11
Thu
Extreme Engineers @ Victoria Elementary
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Build a car with a launcher, a boat, a spinning top using gears, a doggie and much more all using LEGO® duplo bricks and LEGO® bricks. {YEL!} PreK Engineering classes challenge every aspect of your child’s inner-innovator.Students use projects to investigate the basic engineering concepts of gears, wheels and axles, pulleys and levers.Our educationally rich classroom environment focuses on creative thinking, inclusion, teamwork and fun.Please visit YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for more information.Sign up today!

LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program.

Multi-Player Minecraft: Map Builders @ Jonathan Elementary
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Work as a team to create a custom multi-player adventure map, that features monster spawners, hidden armor, and more. Choose to design an in-game dungeon or build a castle to explore. Use command blocks together to create this world! Learn the internal language of Minecraft and use it on yourself and others in a multiplayer server. Teleport, trap, and prank each other using a variety of different commands and command block types.

Ultimate Hovercrafts-Air Blast Engineering @ Family Learning Center
Jul 11 @ 9:00 am – 11:55 am

Explore the power of Air like never before! Build a super cool hover craft (to take home!), have a blast experimenting with pressurized car launching, learn to harness the power of air in engineering, create pneumatic machines and much more.  Please bring a peanut-free snack and beverage.

Best Ever Rocket Launch @ Family Learning Center
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

When we mean ultimate, we mean ultimate!In this camp you’ll not only learn all about rocketry and launch a rocket up to 300 feet up into the air, you’ll also build your own rocket, create rocket fuel, explore the lunar mission with a 3ft tall LEGO® Saturn V Model, learn about the night sky as you create and take home a super cool illuminated constellation map and a illuminated planet so when night falls you can travel to stars and planets with your imagination.To top it all off, you’ll create a parachute for your Lego Minifigure!
Please bring one 2 liter plastic bottle.

Intro to Java Coding @ Jonathan Elementary
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

New Class! Students working on individual computers will be introduced to object-oriented programming and elements of the Java language while learning to code their text-based RPG (Roleplaying Game). No programming experience is necessary, but familiarity with doing common tasks using a computer operating system (text-editing and understanding directory structures) and keyboarding is required. Bring a USB drive, a snack, and a drink each day.

Jul
12
Fri
Extreme Engineers @ Victoria Elementary
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Build a car with a launcher, a boat, a spinning top using gears, a doggie and much more all using LEGO® duplo bricks and LEGO® bricks. {YEL!} PreK Engineering classes challenge every aspect of your child’s inner-innovator.Students use projects to investigate the basic engineering concepts of gears, wheels and axles, pulleys and levers.Our educationally rich classroom environment focuses on creative thinking, inclusion, teamwork and fun.Please visit YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for more information.Sign up today!

LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program.

Paint a Portrait of Your Pet @ Family Learning Center
Jul 12 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Dog, cat, hamster, horse: No matte your pet or favorite animal you will paint a portrait of your furry friend.  Once you sign up for the class, email nwmpls@kidzart.com a high quality digital photo of your pet (one pet per canvas).  KidzArt will transfer each photo to a 11 X 14 canvas then walk you through the steps to creating your final masterpiece!

Jul
15
Mon
Summer ART CAMP @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Jul 15 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

Summer ART CAMP is a great time to dive into your passion of painting, drawing, sculpture, collage and fibers. Do you love to image, design, and create your own ideas? You will get time to explore your own thoughts and ideas during these 3 hour daily sessions. New skills will be taught and introduced. Bring your sketchbook. This will be a week of creative mornings. You will get to explore all of the mediums or focus on one. Join Mr. Lenzmeier, CRE Art Teacher, for a week of creative fun. Two sessions are being offered.  All supplies are included in fee.

Wear play clothes and bring sketchbook.

Messiest Art Camp Ever! @ Chanhassen Elementary
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Back by popular demand with all new projects!  We’ll paint with plaster, sculpt with gooey gunk, make paper maché birds and fling paint like Jackson Pollock. We will even learn some art terms along the way. These are not projects to tackle at home – leave the mess with us. After all, being a kid is a messy business!
Please pack a nut free snack and drink for your child.

YEL Chess Summer Camp @ Victoria Elementary
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

All levels welcome. Youth Enrichment League’s {YEL!} summer chess camp works with all levels of students.  Beginners learn Piece Movement, Capturing, Check, Checkmate, Castling and more; returning students study intermediate lessons (Pins, Forks, Back Rank Mates, as examples); advanced students will study Elimination of Defense, Opening Theory and other advanced concepts. Our summer camps are fun, fast-paced and packed with information. Battle summer brain drain and procure the necessary tools to beat your dad at chess! Sign up today! Visit YELKids.com for more information.