Calendar

Apr
24
Tue
Beginning & Intermediate Pottery @ Chaska High School
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Have you ever wanted to learn how to make your own pottery or clay projects? Learn how to throw on the wheel in this laid back studio atmosphere. Beginners will be introduced to the potters wheel and start by creating bowls, cups and other basic forms. Intermediate learners will expand their skills and techniques with more advanced forms and demonstrations. Every student will leave with finished projects that are functional, food safe and an original work of art. $17 materials fee for the 1st bag of clay. Students buy more if needed.

Ultimate Frisbee Team @ Chaska Middle School East
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Ultimate Frisbee is a fast paced non-contact sport that is requires a team of 7 to move a disc (frisbee) up an soccer-length sized field into an endzone. The Chaska Ultimate team was established in 2015 and it continues to grow. The season starts in mid-March and end in early June. A player can expect 2-3 practices per week, one game per week, and 2-3 weekend tournaments. Games will be played on Thursdays, schedule and locations TBD. The team is open to all players in grades 9-12.

YEL 4! Fencing @ Pioneer Ridge
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Gr. 2-5 New and returning students invited!
Fencing is one of the fastest growing sports in the USA and Youth Enrichment League (YEL) fencing continues to evolve to match that pace. Olympic Coach Ro Sobalvarro heads up YEL’s curriculum, ongoing instructor training and tournament consultation. Coach Sobalvarro brings with him an immense knowledge of youth, national and international fencing. Fall is a great time for beginning and returning students. New students get introduced to a pulse-pounding sport while returning students continue their study through Coach Sobalvarro’s progressive curriculum. Safety is our first priority. We supply safety swords, protective masks, chest plates and jackets, in a high-octane, inclusive environment. Visit www.YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for a more thorough explanation of our fencing program, coaches and philosophy. Get in the game. Sign up today!

Tap Dance 1 @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 24 @ 6:10 pm – 7:00 pm

Bring your tap shoes and join us for a fun night of tap dancing. Exercise your body and mind while learning a variety of tap dance steps and a choreographed tap routine. This class is perfect for beginners and those with a little experience.

Unclutter Your Life @ Family Learning Center
Apr 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

What do I do with all this stuff?  Clutter affects every aspect of your life and stresses you out!  Learn what to get ride of and how.  This interactive class helps you identify your priorities and provides a step by step process for simplifying your lift, starting with all the clutter that makes us all crazy.  You can keep (and do) more of what matters and less of what doesn’t.  Let’s get started now!

YEL 4! Fencing Team @ Pioneer Ridge
Apr 24 @ 7:05 pm – 8:35 pm

For 6-12th grades – New and returning students invited!
Fencing is one of the fastest growing sports in the USA and Youth Enrichment League (YEL) fencing continues to evolve to match that pace. Olympic Coach Ro Sobalvarro heads up YEL’s curriculum, ongoing instructor training and tournament consultation. Coach Sobalvarro brings with him an immense knowledge of youth, national and international fencing. Fall is a great time for beginning and returning students. New students get introduced to a pulse-pounding sport while returning students continue their study through Coach Sobalvarro’s progressive curriculum. Safety is our first priority. We supply safety swords, protective masks, chest plates and jackets, in a high-octane, inclusive environment. Visit www.YouthEnrichmentLeague.com for a more thorough explanation of our fencing program, coaches and philosophy. Get in the game. Sign up today!

Tap Dance 2 @ Chanhassen High School
Apr 24 @ 7:10 pm – 8:00 pm

Take your tapping to the next level. This class is fun cardio exercise that will improve your dance technique and rhythm. You will learn new tap dance steps and a choreographed tap routine. This class is for those with previous tap experience or have taken Tap Dance 1. Bring your tap shoes.

Apr
25
Wed
Beyond Pinch Pots with Kidcreate Studio @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Apr 25 @ 2:35 pm – 3:35 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!

Master Architects @ Clover Ridge Elementary
Apr 25 @ 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.

Art Splash @ Bluff Creek Elementary
Apr 25 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm

Let’s splash some color all about and create some awesome art.  In this colorful spring art class, we’ll sculpt clay coil pots or baskets, create colorful hot-air balloons, paint a spring garden on canvas board and draw bunnies.  In this fun session, we’ll explore lots of medium and create some fabulous art.  Abrakadoodle is the leader in children’s art education bringing art programs to over 1 million students throughout the world!  For more information, go to www.abrakadoodle.com