Calendar

Jun
27
Wed
Summer High School Garage Band @ Chaska Middle School West
Jun 27 @ 1:15 pm – 2:15 pm

Open to students who have just completed grades 9-12

This is an opportunity for high school students to be in a band, choose and play covers of great rock hits from the past and present and even create original music.We are looking for singers, guitarists, keyboardists, bass players, drummers and any other instrument that can be construed as a rock instrument.Performance in late July on a date and venue TBA and at River City Days on Saturday, July 28 between 4-6 p.m.

Jun
28
Thu
Computer Coders @ Family Learning Center
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Computer coding is the super power of the 21st century. Learn JavaScript, the language of the internet used by professional software developers to create Facebook, Google, Youtube, and other incredible things!

Science Kaleidoscope @ Chanhassen Elementary
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Have fun and learn with Mad Science as you explore the fields of chemistry, Egyptology and engineering.  Help build a giant geodesic dome, build a model pyramid, and write with hieroglyphs.  Make your own chromatography T-shirt and mix different ingredients to create sidewalk chalk, bath fizzers, and edible treats.

Lil’ Star Psychedelic Sports Sampler Camp @ Chanhassen Rec Center
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Get your sports fix during this week long sports camp!  Players will learn the basic fundamentals of a variety of sports, including: T-Ball, track & field, golf, soccer, football, and fun, fast-paced games/activities.  They will also have a blast tie-dying t-shirts the first day!  Campers should bring a water bottle and snack.

Computer Coding for Kids @ Family Learning Center
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn how to code through playing games and having fun! We’ll learn the fundamentals of loops, if statements, and variables as we learn the blockly and python computer languages! Please come knowing how to navigate the internet (basic typing and mouse control) and a passion to work hard and have fun!

Ultimate Jr. Robotics @ Chanhassen Elementary
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:50 pm

Using the latest WeDo® 2.0 system that LEGO® has to offer, ignite the STEM spark in your child with this amazing camp. We are passionate about Science, Technology, Engineering & Math and want to instill this in your child too.Fostering their natural curiosity, kids — working in pairs — will explore logic, pattern recognition and math concepts as they get challenged in building increasingly sophisticated designs and develop basic programming techniques using custom-made programming blocks in PCs.They will have hands-on experience effectively using gears, axles and connector blocks in the robotic challenges.

Please bringa peanut-free snack and beverage.

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

YEL Junior League Robotics @ Victoria Elementary
Jun 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Build it, program it, play with it and learn from it using LEGO® Mindstorms WeDo software and LEGO® bricks!Students will build race cars, a forklift, boat and more, then program them to complete various tasks.In this {YEL!} summer camp, students are challenged to build, test, program and modify multiple projects, then use those projects to investigate basic robotics concepts as well as introductory computer coding.Restrain summer brain drain, sign up today.Visit www.YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for sample pictures and more information.
LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program.

Jun
29
Fri
YEL Junior League Robotics @ Victoria Elementary
Jun 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Build it, program it, play with it and learn from it using LEGO® Mindstorms WeDo software and LEGO® bricks!Students will build race cars, a forklift, boat and more, then program them to complete various tasks.In this {YEL!} summer camp, students are challenged to build, test, program and modify multiple projects, then use those projects to investigate basic robotics concepts as well as introductory computer coding.Restrain summer brain drain, sign up today.Visit www.YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for sample pictures and more information.
LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of companies which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this site or program.

Jul
7
Sat
Youth Stand-up Paddleboard @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 7 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am

Ages 8-13

Come join us on the water with one of the fastest growing water sports, Stand-Up Paddleboarding!  Our trained instructors get your young paddler onto a board, teach proper paddleboarding techniques, and even play a few paddleboard-based games!   All necessary paddling equipment will be provided. Participants should come prepared to get wet; secure sandals or water shoes are highly recommended. This activity is a partnership between Carver County Parks Department and Eastern Carver County Schools Community Education.

Youth Stand-up Paddleboard @ Lake Minnewashta Regional Park
Jul 7 @ 10:45 am – 12:15 pm

Ages 8-13

Come join us on the water with one of the fastest growing water sports, Stand-Up Paddleboarding!  Our trained instructors get your young paddler onto a board, teach proper paddleboarding techniques, and even play a few paddleboard-based games!   All necessary paddling equipment will be provided. Participants should come prepared to get wet; secure sandals or water shoes are highly recommended. This activity is a partnership between Carver County Parks Department and Eastern Carver County Schools Community Education.