Calendar

Apr
12
Thu
Middle School Honor Band (Grades 7 & 8) @ Chaska Middle School East
Apr 12 @ 3:45 pm – 4:35 pm

This ensemble is for 7th and 8th grade band students from each District 112 Middle School.  you must be nominated by your band director before enrolling in this course.  Honor Band is an advanced ensemble for middle school students who work hard in band and have reached high levels of achievement on their instruments.  Students will learn 6 pieces within only 10 rehearsals and then have two performance dates.  There will be an Elementary School tour on Friday, June 1 and a finale concert on Monday, June 4 at Chanhassen High School.  This course will be co-taught by Matt Potter and Gina Ford at Chaska Middle School East.

Body Sculpting and Conditioning @ Chaska High School
Apr 12 @ 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Come join the fun! Meet new people and get in shape! This class is for all levels. Tone your whole body and improve your muscular strength through many different sculpting and conditioning exercises head to toe. We will be using a variety of different exercise equipment, such as, hand weights, stability balls, kettle bells, medicine balls, resistance bands and more (all provided). This class is a great addition to any cardiovascular workout!

Total Body & Flow Yoga @ Family Learning Center
Apr 12 @ 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

This is a combo class of Kaari’s Total Body Conditioning and Flow Yoga classes.  Sign up for this class to receive a discount for taking multiple classes taught by Kaari!  Discount is already included in the price.

Total Body Conditioning @ Family Learning Center
Apr 12 @ 4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

This class will boost your overall fitness condition through intervals, strength training, plyometrics, and core training. We will use a variety of equipment to challenge your balance, muscles and cardiovascular system. Please bring an exercise mat. If you enjoy working out with Kaari, sign up for the Total Body and Fit Yoga class (#4391) to receive a discount.

Jazz & Hip Hop Dance @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 12 @ 6:10 pm – 7:00 pm

You’ll learn a variety of Jazz & Hip Hop dance moves in this fun and lively class! Content features a choreographed dance routine along with dance technique that will improve your strength and flexibility. No dance experience necessary. Bring tennis shoes or jazz shoes.

Contemporary Ballet @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 12 @ 7:10 pm – 8:00 pm

This class combines elements of ballet and modern dance.  Class content includes a warm up, across the floor combos, and a choreographed dance routine.  This is a gentle form of exercise to improve strength, balance, and flexibility.  It’s a great way to de-stress  after a long day.  No dance experience required.  Bring ballet or jazz dance shoes.

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.

Apr
16
Mon
Latin Mariachi Band @ Chaska Middle School West
Apr 16 @ 3:50 pm – 4:40 pm

The contemporary Latin music of today plus the traditional Mariachi music it grew from is now available for you to perform here in District 112.  Come sing or play guitar, guitarron, violin, brass instruments, bass guitar or drums with our Mariachi/Latin Band.  We will learn both traditional Mariachi music and contemporary Latin hit songs.  Music experience is preferred but not required.  We will also have an opportunity to perform.  Come be part of the fun!

Working with Acrylics & Water Mediums @ Sara Lee Hanlon's Art Studio
Apr 16 @ 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

Essential Oil Make & Take! @ Chaska Middle School West
Apr 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Oil blends are created by combining several single oils to form an entirely new product.  Blends are formulated to address a specific physical or emotional theme or issue.  Oil blends are different from single oils but not necessarily superior.  Still, blends may be more equipped than single oils in some ways.  When oil blends are formulated well, they create synergies, or increased effectiveness in supporting those specific issues they were created to address.  You will be taking home a few items from made in class as well as additional recipes on how to make more!

You’ll take home between 2-3 oil products along with multiple recipes!  Each session is a different type of Essential Oils product.  SF – Summer Fun Oils, P – Perfumes, WR – Wellness Rollers.  Please note, there will be a $30 supply fee to be paid to the instructor at the beginning of class.  Please bring cash and note taking materials.