Calendar

Apr
13
Fri
“Middle Ground” Pop Music Experience @ Chaska Middle School West
Apr 13 @ 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.

Fitness, Midnfulness and Yoga Fun with Fitness Boomers @ La Academia
Apr 13 @ 3:55 pm – 4:40 pm

This class has a little of everything you need for an active healthy lifestyle! Have fun with a mini fitness boot camp, games, activities, and rhythmic dancing.  We will focus on developing a greater awareness of both body, mind wellness and breathing as we learn how to be a healthy person in mind and body. Learn to focus and concentrate on how meditation can help lift mind and spirit. Increase balance, flexibility, agility, coordination, speed and motor skills. Learn about healthy eating habits, good sportsmanship and active life style and encourage personal fitness that can stretch through the adolescent and adulthood.  We’ll focus on different topics each week, ranging from Love and Kindness to How to overcome frustration and sadness.  Please bring a mat if you have one!

Kung Fu- Wu Shu @ Carver Elementary
Apr 13 @ 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 13 @ 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
14
Sat
Skyhawks Basketball @ Carver Elementary School
Apr 14 @ 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.

Skyhawks Basketball @ Carver Elementary School
Apr 14 @ 10:10 am – 11:10 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.

Skyhawks Basketball @ Carver Elementary School
Apr 14 @ 11:20 am – 12:20 pm

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.

Little Tikes Tennis Blue @ Chanhassen High School, Tennis Court
Apr 14 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Ages 4-5.  The main emphasis of this class is to build basic tennis skills and have fun! With the use of age appropriate equipment and up-beat, well trained instructors will start to build your child’s basic athletic skills and how to properly handle the racquet. In addition to further developing the child’s fine motor skills like hand-eye coordination, we will emphasize balance and agility. This class will be the foundation for this life-long sport! Please bring your tennis racquet and a water bottle.

If you are unsure which size racquet your child should have please watch this short video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cySR9PhA-lk

The United States Tennis Association guidelines are that kids learn the game of tennis with age appropriate equipment and on age appropriate court dimensions. We also believe this is the correct way for kids to learn as well. Please watch the following video to understand why.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GM9BmDW41sQ

Little Tikes Tennis: Gold Ages 6-7 @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 14 @ 4:15 pm – 5:00 pm

Ages 6-7.  The main emphasis of this class is to continue to build basic tennis skills and have fun! With the use of age appropriate equipment and up-beat, well trained instructors we will continue to build your child’s basic athletic skills and further develop their strokes from the Little Tikes Blue class. Focus will also be placed on the A, B, C’s of tennis: Agility, Balance and Coordination. This class will be the foundation for this life-long sport! Please bring your tennis racquet and a water bottle.

If you are unsure which size racquet your child should have please watch this short video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cySR9PhA-lk

The United States Tennis Association guidelines are that kids learn the game of tennis with age appropriate equipment and on age appropriate court dimensions. We also believe this is the correct way for kids to learn as well. Please watch the following video to understand why.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GM9BmDW41sQ

Beginner/Intermediate Tennis-Ages 8-10 @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Ages 8-10 – With the use of age appropriate equipment we will continue to build your child’s athletic skills and emphasize agility, balance and coordination. The emphasis of this class will be on consistency as the child will learn to rally with other members of the class utilizing proper stroke technique. Their love of the game will continue to grow as their rally skills further develop!  In addition to rallying, we will focus on developing the serve.  Please bring your tennis racquet and a water bottle.

If you are unsure which size racquet your child should have please watch this short video.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cySR9PhA-lk