Spring 2012 Guide
Spring 2012 Montgomery County Recreation & Parks Guide
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Swim Lessons . . . . . . . . . . . Spring Break Classes . Arts and Crafts. . . . . Dance . . . . . . . . . . Music . . . . . . . . . . . Cooking . . . . . . . . . Fitness and Wellness . Martial Arts . . . . . . . Tiny Tots . . . . . . . . Xciting Xtras . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Inside... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. .. .. .. .. .. .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 76 10 12 14 18 16 17 19 22 38 39 42 46 48 52 63 65 70 Classes Employment Opportunities Extras . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37 Montgomery County Government is committed to complying with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you need auxiliary aids or services (such as large print, electronic format, ASL or cued speech) in order to participate, please call a Mainstream Facilitator (240-777-6870) to discuss your needs. Registration for Spring Recreation Classes begins February 13th. Aquatics Part Time Staff . . . . . . . . . 11 Contractors & Staff . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36 Hablamos Espa�ol Si le interesa obtener informaci�n del Departamento de Recreaci�n sobre los programas, proceso de asistencia financiera, actividades, centros recreativos, clases, eventos especiales, u oportunidades de empleo, por favor llame al 240-7776839. Ofrecemos una variedad de actividades para que personas de todas las edades puedan participar. Si tienen ideas o sugerencias de alg�n otro tipo de programas, por favor ll�menos al 240-777-6839. Swim Lesson Registration begins February 15th. Facility Locations Recreation Centers Registration Form Sports Be Active Montgomery! . . . . . . . . . . . 2 Club REC . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Japan Fair. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Just for the Record . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Recreation Alerts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 RecWeb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 Registration Procedures . . . . . . . . . . 37 Summer Camps. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Total Rec Pass . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Softball Leagues . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 75 96 95 172 72 63 92 85 Teens Therapeutic Recreation Trips and Tours � Parks Table of Contents � Brookside Gardens Classes � Volunteer Opportunities � Nature Center Classes � Trips & Excursions � Parks Event Centers � Golf @ South Germantown � Ice Skating Classes � Skateboarding @Olney Manor � Tennis Classes � History in the Parks � Parks Summer Camps 97 102 105 107 125 126 128 131 138 139 148 151 SOAR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 85 FEET . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 89 The Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission 1 BeActive Montgome y! Be Active Montgomery! is Montgomery County Recreation's new program to help you to get active and have fun! It's easy when you look into Montgomery County Recreation's huge variety of recreation and leisure offerings. Improve your health and well-being while having fun! Be Active Montgomery! aims to provide quality leisure and recreation programming that increases the health, wellness, and livability of the Montgomery County community. We all know the value that leisure brings to achieving overall health and well-being. With Be Active Montgomery! you can be actively involved in recreational pursuits � whether they are passive, such as art activities or cooking, or physically active ones � in an effort to improve or maintain mental and physical health. Check out more! Visit montgomerycountymd.gov/rec. Like Montgomery County Recreation on Facebook. Follow MoCoRec on Twitter. 12 Ways to have FUN this Spring 1 Trot on down and `saddle up'. 2 Put your best foot forward and dance! 3 Join the party. 4 Breathe in deeply... exhale stress. 5 What's the racquet all about? 6 `Take me out to the ballgame.' 7 Listen to the latest hits and dance 8 Batter up! 9 Inspire your toddler's imagination 10 Get up and BE active. 11 Play around a little 12 Explore the world underwater! Horseback riding is good exercise and great fun! Classes listed on page 38 and 70 Zumba is an exhilarating, effective, calorie-burning dancefitness party. What are you waiting for? See page 52. Tai Chi promotes serenity through gentle movements Classes listed on page 59 Badminton, it helps increase endurance and stamina See page 72 for class info Seniors only � enjoy a trip to a Nationals or Orioles game Peanuts optional...fun guaranteed See page 88 Take a swing at adult softball Leagues are forming now; don't get left on the bench Call 240-777-6870 and self-expression with hands-on art activities Little hands often make big messes, or masterpieces! Classes are on page 65 and find the Beethoven, Mozart or Bach inside of you! Classes listed on page 47 Scuba your next adventure begins here Classes are listed on page 17 From Hip Hop to Ballet to Latin to Tap, we offer many dance styles in a fun learning atmosphere Classes begin on page 42 the night away at our Spring Fling, a Therapeutic Recreation dance for ages 15 + with disabilities See page 93 Swim, lift weights, join in a pick up basketball game or shoot pool Total REC, a membership that has it all See page 5 SummerCamps Come out and play. � Camps and programs for every age, schedule and interest. � Full and Half-Day programs. � Convenient Registration. Register online with RecWeb, our 24/7 system which can be used from the comfort of your home or wherever you have access to the internet. Just a few clicks and your child is registered. MontgomeryCountyMD.gov/rec TOTAL REC Pass $aves Money! It's easier than ever to stay in shape with Recreation's new TOTAL REC pass! � � � � With your TOTAL REC pass, you have access to all Montgomery County Recreation facilities! Swim at any of our indoor Aquatic Centers Exercise in any of our fully-equipped Weight/ Exercise Rooms Enjoy a pick-up game of Basketball Shoot some pool Tota l ec Save MONEY! Signing up separately for each activity is more expensive. Additional DISCOUNTS for family, Pair, and Senior passes! Buy your pass online at recweb.montgomerycouNtymd.gov JAPAN FAIR BAUER DRIVE COMMUNITY CENTER Saturday, March 24, 2012 1pm-5pm FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! 14625 Bauer Drive, Rockville, Maryland Japanese Tea Ceremony Traditional Japanese Dance � Origami � Anime Culture J-Pop Dance � Calligraphy � Traditional Japanese Plays Traditional Japanese Games � Martial Arts (Kendo) Sponsored by Bauer Drive Community Center and Sakura Educational Exchange USA For more information, call the Center, 240-777-6922 or SEE-USA, 301-984-1274 Presented by Yokohama Hayato High School Students, Yokohama Japan Spend your summer with us! � � Understand the value of providing a fun and safe environment for kids; Are skilled in art, sports, theater, music or something special that appeals to kids; and � If you ... Have a passion to work with kids; Positions are available in our Camps and Summer Fun Centers, and we need strong candidates who are mature, capable and serious about their commitment to children. Teachers and teacher assistants are welcomed; as are college students with a knack for interacting with children. Call for more information at 240-777-6810. Then, we want you! � Are at least 16. Homework time, Sports & Games, Arts & Crafts, Computer Access*, Special Events and more! COFFIELD DAMASCUS EAST COUNTY Gwendolyn Coffield Community Center 2450 Lyttonsville Road, Silver Spring, MD Phone 240.777.4900 Grades K-5 COURSE # MONTH cluB rEC GOOD HOPE Good Hope Community Center 14715 Good Hope Road, Silver Spring, MD Phone 240.777.8055 Grades K-8 COURSE # MONTH Damascus Community Center 312464 312465 312466 312467 312468 February March April May June 25520 Oak Drive, Damascus, MD Phone 240.777.6930 Grades K-8 COURSE # MONTH East County Community Center 312474 312475 312476 312477 312478 February March April May June 3310 Gateshead Manor Way, Silver Spring, MD Phone 240.777.8090 Grades K-5 COURSE # MONTH 312486 312487 312489 312490 312491 February March April May June 312509 312510 312511 312512 312513 February March April May June LONG BRANCH Long Branch Community Center 8700 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring, MD Phone 240.777.6965 Grades K-5 MID-COUNTY Mid-County Community Center 2004 Queensguard Road, Silver Spring, MD Phone 240.777.6820 Grades K-5 PRAISNER 14906 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, MD Phone 240.777.4970 Grades K-5 COURSE # UPPER COUNTY Upper County Community Center 8201 Emory Grove Road, Gaithersburg, MD Phone 240.777.8077 Grades K-8 COURSE # Marilyn J. Praisner Community Center Monday-Friday, 3-6pm $60/month 312524 312525 312526 312527 312528 COURSE # February March April May June MONTH 312651 312652 312653 312654 312655 COURSE # February March April May June MONTH 312540 312541 312542 312543 312544 MONTH February March April May June 312552 312553 312554 312555 312556 February March April May June MONTH * East County, Long Branch and Mid-County do not have computer access. For more information, please contact the community centers listed above. visit montogmerycountymd.gov/rec to register. Scotland Neighborhood Recreation Center is closed for renovations Check back in Spring 2014 for our new center. Just for the Spotlight On . . . . White Oak Community Recreation Center Opening this Spring! Montgomery County Recreation welcomes the newest addition to our Community Centers � the White Oak Community Recreation Center Located at 1700 April Lane, this 46,000 square foot center offers: A state-of-the art exercise room A large social hall with patio and full kitchen A game room A community lounge A conference room A classroom An art room A ceramics room complete with kilns A full size gymnasium And most exciting, White Oak has an auxiliary gymnasium featuring a climbing wall! White Oak also has spectacular exterior features, including: A multipurpose field which can be used for soccer and lacrosse A basketball court Two outside playgrounds And a "skate spot" with ramps and other features to challenge skaters and skateboarders White Oak is LEED Silver The White Oak Community Recreation Center has LEED Silver status LEED stands for Leadership Energy and Environmental Design It's an independent verification that the White Oak Community Recreation Center was designed and built to the highest green building standards From eco-friendly building materials to a geothermal heat and air conditioning system, White Oak showcases the best of green building LEED certified buildings cost less to operate and maintain; are energy and water-efficient; are healthier and safer for employees and customers; and are a physical demonstration of the green values of the Montgomery County Government and Recreation It's so green it even has a "live roof" with vegetation! RECo d Courses White Oak will feature a full line of art, cooking, exercise and other classes. The full size kitchens is large enough to host cooking classes that give everyone plenty of opportunity for "hands on" experience The pottery room with kilns offer the opportunity for customers to create their own "one of a kind" pottery treasures And the climbing wall opens up a whole new way to challenge yourself! Afterschool and Summer Programs White Oak will also feature plenty of afterschool activities, including Club Rec, Club Friday, and special Teen events When school's out, summers are more fun at White Oak with our Summer Fun Center Senior Programs The Senior Neighborhood Program at White Oak will offer a variety of activities for Boomers and Seniors age 55+ Ceramics, bridge, Senior Fitness, workshops, and health screenings are just a few things planned for seniors at White Oak Seniors will appreciate the opportunity to use the fitness equipment at reduced "Senior Sneaker" membership fees. Memberships Recreation Fitness passholders will love this new Center The large exercise room boasts the latest in exercise equipment, including treadmills, ellipticals, exercise bicycles, and plenty of weight and resistance machines. The full size gym will feature drop in basketball, volleyball, and badminton, and even Tiny Tot Open Gym time. Rentals Business and community meetings, baby/bridal showers, wedding receptions, birthday parties, and anniversaries � White Oak has a variety of rooms to meet your needs From intimate conference rooms to a large social hall with a full kitchen, White Oak has the perfect room for your meeting or special event Meet the Director! Montgomery County Recreation is pleased to announce that Portia Scott will be the Director of the White Oak Community Recreation Center Portia grew up in Sandy Spring, Maryland and received a B.S. in Health Science, Community Health from Towson University. She began working with Montgomery County Recreation in 2004 as a camp director for the Extended Learning Opportunities program, a partnership with Montgomery County Public Schools. Portia worked in elementary education in MCPS Schools, then returned to MCRD in 2007 as a career staff member of the Teen Team, coordinating positive youth development programs, including teen events, the RecExtra program, the LEAP program, the Teen Escape Club and the Upcounty Regional Youth Advisory Committee. Portia is passionate about fitness, health and community-building and is looking forward to working with the local community. She has a lot of energy and enthusiasm, and is already planning on bringing great programs to the White Oak Community Recreation Center Aquaticsa Little ... ot! Live Indoor Pools* Martin Luther King, Jr Swim Center (MLK) 240-777-8060 1201 Jackson Road, Silver Spring Olney Indoor Swim Center (OSC) 240-777-4995 16605 Georgia Avenue, Olney wim a L S Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center (Shriver AC) 240-777-8070 5900 Executive Boulevard, N. Bethesda Germantown Indoor Swim Center (GISC) 240-777-6830 18000 Central Park Circle, Boyds *Schedules and Facility descriptions are available online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Recreational and Lap Swim sessions for the entire family are available daily at each pool. Patrons have the option of paying an admission for each entry, or purchasing a Family, Pair or Individual Pool Pass. Groups of more than 6 people must contact the pool management for additional information. Family Recreational Swims Rentals - Parties! GISC, Kennedy Shriver AC, OSC, and MLK have times available for rental by groups. Party Rooms are available for rent. Contact the facility supervisor for available times and fees. Website Info Swimming Instruction Please check each pool's listing for lesson schedule changes, due to facility conflicts. Lessons will be held on all other days the facility is open. Please register accordingly. See Swim Lessons, beginning on page 21. Information about MCR pools is available online. For indoor swim centers this includes schedules for general pool use, swim lessons, safety training (lifeguard training), masters swim training, diving, water fitness classes, and swim team. Go to a web browser and enter: montgomerycountymd.gov/ rec. Click the Programs drop down and select Aquatics, and click go. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! 10 Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Summer is just around the corner And we're looking for lifeguards, pool operators, lesson instructors, and cashiers for our outdoor pools. Contact your nearest indoor swim center to find out how to join our staff. Do we have your e-Mail? Aquatics 240.777.6860 11 Water Fitness Classes Water Exercise, Deep Water Running, Water Aerobics, Arthritis Exercise, Abs & Glutes, and Body Sculpting classes are offered at each indoor pool. For course descriptions, dates, days and times see below. � The program fee covers only the class and locker room use. If you wish to use the facility before or after class you must pay the admission fee. � No swimming experience is necessary. For Deep Water Running, must be comfortable in deep water. � Both men and women of all ages are welcome. � Physician release form is required if you are pregnant. � Physician consultation is recommended prior to participation in any exercise program. Instructors: Wellness Network: Linda Costello Waterworks: Sally Dimsdale H2O Fitness: Peggy Brower 301-924-3488 email@example.com 301-593-1609 firstname.lastname@example.org 301-603-1328 email@example.com Aqua Mommy/ Pre-Natal This is a class designed for moms who stay at home. Mom will get a gentle workout while the child gets used to the water and exercises with mom. Everyone makes new friends and gets some exercise. Child must be at least 6 months old. Your child will be in the class with you. A great class for Pre-Natal Moms. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 326649 Germantown ISC $59 3/16 F 10:30am -11:20am Aqua YO-Lates AQUA YO-Lates blends both yoga and pilates exercises together giving you the best of both worlds. The gentle movement sequences will improve ROM (range of motion) and help strengthen the whole body. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 326650 MLK Swim Center $48 3/23 F 10:00am -10:50am Abs & Glutes AquaZumba $48 3/19 M 10:00am -10:50am 3/21 W 10:00am -10:50am Shallow water class with focus on Abs & Glutes. Water gloves are recommended and can be purchased at class. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 321963 MLK Swim Center 321964 MLK Swim Center Zumba is the latest craze that is sweeping the nation. This latin inspired aerobic workout is a fun, muscle pumping, caloric burning dance workout done in shallow water. The workout is guaranteed to make waves. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 326651 Germantown ISC 3/19 326657 MLK Swim Center 3/20 326659 Germantown ISC 3/20 326658 MLK Swim Center 3/22 326660 Germantown ISC 3/22 326652 MLK Swim Center 3/23 Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 326653 Olney Swim Center 3/18 326661 Olney Swim Center 3/19 326654 Olney Swim Center 3/21 $48 M Tu Tu Th Th F Su M W 9:30am -10:20am 9:30am -10:20am 7:30pm - 8:20pm 9:30am -10:20am 7:30pm - 8:20pm 7:00pm - 7:50pm 9:00am - 9:50am 8:00pm - 8:50pm 8:00pm - 8:50pm Aqua Cardio Challenge This CO-ED class offers a vigorous workout giving you the cardio challenge you want. It meets in the shallow end of the pool where the water will be churning. It is a power packed class where you will build muscle, endurance and stamina. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 326647 MLK Swim Center 326648 MLK Swim Center $48 3/18 Su 3/20 Tu 5:00pm - 6:00pm 8:30am - 9:20am Deep Water Boot Camp A great way to burn lots of calories efficiently because your work your entire body -heart and muscles by going from one exercise to another. This class can be as challenging as you want it to be! Are you looking for a new challenge? Come join us! Course held in deep water, belt required. 9 Sessions Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 326666 Olney Swim Center 3/23 F 327093 Olney Swim Center 3/23 F $48 1:30pm - 2:20pm 6:00pm - 6:50pm 12 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Deep Water Running & Exercise Ideal cardiovascular exercise with no weight bearing stress. Beneficial for crosstraining and/or rehabilitating persons requiring the cushioning of deep water. Deep Water belt is required and may be purchased at the pool for $20. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 326675 MLK Swim Center 3/19 3/19 326709 Germantown ISC 326673 MLK Swim Center 3/20 3/21 326670 MLK Swim Center 326708 Germantown ISC 3/21 326674 MLK Swim Center 3/22 3/23 326677 MLK Swim Center 326676 MLK Swim Center 3/17 Instructor: Sally Dimsdale 326688 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/19 326683 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/20 326686 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/20 326681 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/21 326684 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/22 326687 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/22 326682 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/23 Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 326703 Germantown ISC 3/16 328605 Olney Swim Center 3/17 326695 Olney Swim Center 3/19 326704 Germantown ISC 3/19 326671 MLK Swim Center 3/20 326689 Olney Swim Center 3/20 326693 Olney Swim Center 3/20 326706 Germantown ISC 3/20 326696 Olney Swim Center 3/21 326697 Olney Swim Center 3/21 326705 Germantown ISC 3/21 326672 MLK Swim Center 3/22 326690 Olney Swim Center 3/22 326691 Olney Swim Center 3/22 326694 Olney Swim Center 3/22 326710 Germantown ISC 3/22 $48 M 1:00pm - 1:50pm M 10:30am -11:20am Tu 7:30am - 8:20am W 1:00pm - 1:50pm W 10:30am -11:20am Th 7:30am - 8:20am F 11:00am - 11:50am Sa 9:00am - 9:50am M 8:30am - 9:20am Tu 10:00am -10:50am Tu 7:30pm - 8:20pm W 8:30am - 9:20am Th 10:00am -10:50am Th 7:30pm - 8:20pm F 8:30am - 9:20am F 1:00pm - 1:50pm Sa 9:00am - 9:50am M 7:00pm - 7:50pm M 7:30pm - 8:20pm Tu 7:00pm - 7:50pm Tu 8:30am - 9:20am Tu 10:30am -11:20am Tu 9:30am -10:20am W 7:00pm - 7:50pm W 1:30pm - 2:20pm W 8:30pm - 9:20pm Th 7:00pm - 7:50pm Th 8:00pm - 8:50pm Th 8:30am - 9:20am Th 10:30am -11:20am Th 9:30am -10:20am Water Exercise for Arthritis 9 Sessions Instructor: Sally Dimsdale 326896 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/19 326897 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/21 326898 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/23 Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 326899 Olney Swim Center 3/19 326894 MLK Swim Center 3/20 326900 Olney Swim Center 3/21 3/22 326895 MLK Swim Center 326901 Olney Swim Center 3/23 Specially modified class for those who have arthritis and who cannot participate in regular exercise classes. $48 M 11:00am -11:50am W 11:00am -11:50am F 11:00am -11:50am M Tu W Th F 10:00am -10:50am 10:30am -11:20am 10:00am -10:50am 10:30am -11:20am 10:00am -10:50am Water Exercise Water Aerobics Multi-level aerobics class using water resistance to increase range of motion, strengthen muscles and improve cardiovascular fitness. It is not necessary to get your face wet. 9 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 326731 Germantown ISC 3/16 326725 MLK Swim Center 3/19 326726 MLK Swim Center 3/21 326730 Germantown ISC 3/21 326727 MLK Swim Center 3/23 Instructor: Sally Dimsdale 326732 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/19 326733 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/20 326734 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/21 326735 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/22 Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 326741 Olney Swim Center 3/19 326738 Olney Swim Center 3/21 326739 Olney Swim Center 3/23 $48 F M W W F 9:30am -10:20am 9:00am - 9:50am 9:00am - 9:50am 9:30am -10:20am 9:00am - 9:50am Fast-paced aerobics class done in shallow water. High intensity workout uses water to cushion feet, knees and back. Emphasis on cardiovascular conditioning. 9 Sessions Instructor: Sally Dimsdale 326717 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/19 326713 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/20 326715 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/21 326714 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/22 326716 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/23 Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 328656 Olney Swim Center 3/19 326724 Germantown ISC 3/19 326711 MLK Swim Center 3/20 328606 Olney Swim Center 3/20 326719 Olney Swim Center 3/20 326723 Germantown ISC 3/21 326712 MLK Swim Center 3/22 326718 Olney Swim Center 3/22 326720 Olney Swim Center 3/22 $48 M Tu W Th F M M Tu Tu Tu W Th Th Th 9:30am -10:20am 8:30am - 9:20am 9:30am -10:20am 8:30am - 9:20am 9:30am -10:20am 1:30pm - 2:20pm 8:30pm - 9:20pm 8:00pm - 8:50pm 7:00pm - 7:50pm 9:30am -10:20am 7:30pm - 8:20pm 8:00pm - 8:50pm 7:00pm - 7:50pm 9:30am -10:20am M 8:30pm - 9:20pm Tu 11:30am -12:20pm W 8:30pm - 9:20pm Th 11:30am -12:20pm M W F 9:00am - 9:50am 9:00am - 9:50am 9:00am - 9:50am Aquatics 240.777.6860 13 Competitive Programs Rockville Montgomery Swim Club This year-round, United States Swimming (USAS) affiliated, age group and senior swim team competes through Potomac Valley Swimming (PVS), which is the local swim committee (LSC) for USAS. RMSC offers a rewarding training and competitive experience to swimmers of all ability and interest levels through a schedule of flexible practice times. Swimmers new to the program must attend a skill assessment and group placement evaluation at the pool of their choice. Coaches will assign practice groups depending on skill level. Swimmers may not begin to practice with their designated group until all registration forms have been completed and all fees have been paid in full. Entry into advanced level groups is available by coaches' invitation only. Those who participated in the program last year may register only for the group with which they practiced last year. No swimmer may change group assignment unless instructed to do so by a coach. The Spring session of RMSC runs April to May 2012. The Spring/Summer session runs April to August 2012 For information contact Jon Smink at 240-777-6830 or Jon.Smink@montgomerycountymd.gov. MINIS (325190 Spring only) $240 Monday 5:00pm-6:00pm Wednesday, Friday 5:30pm-6:30pm 7:00am-8:00am Sunday Recommended attendance: 2/week JUNIORS (325191 Spring only) $275 Wednesday, Friday 6:30pm-7:30pm Thursday 5:00pm-6:00pm Sunday 7:00am-8:00am Recommended attendance: 2/week. ADVANCED JUNIORS (325193 Spring/Summer) $630 (325192 Spring only) $300 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 6:00pm-7:30pm Friday 5:00pm-6:30pm Sunday 6:30am-8:00am Recommended attendance: 3-5/week SENIORS (325195 Spring only) $300 Tuesday 5:00pm-6:00pm 4:45am-6:00am Wednesday Thursday, Friday 3:30pm-5:00pm Recommended attendance: 2/week. ADVANCED SENIORS (325196 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Tuesday 3:30pm-5:00pm Tuesday, Thursday 4:45am-6:00am Wednesday, Friday 3:30pm-5:30pm Saturday 5:30am-8:00am Minimum practices required: 5/week. NDG (325194 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 6:00pm-7:30pm 5:30pm-7:30pm Tuesday Saturday 7:00am-9:00am Minimum practices required: 5/week NTG (325197 Spring/Summer) $800 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:45am-6:15am Monday, Wednesday 3:30pm-6:00pm Tuesday, Friday 3:30pm-5:30pm Thursday 3:30pm-5:00pm 6:00am-9:00am Saturday Minimum practices required: 7/week GERMANtOWN INDOOR SWIM CENtER For information contact Jay Garner at 240-777-4995 or Jay. Garner@montgomerycountymd.gov. MINIS (325212 Spring only) $240 Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 6:00pm-7:00pm Recommended attendance: 2/week. JUNIOR 1 (325213 Spring only) $275 Tuesday, Thursday 6:00pm-7:00pm Sunday 8:00am-9:00am Recommended attendance: 2/week. JUNIOR 2 (325214 Spring only) $290 Monday, Wednesday 6:00pm-7:00pm Friday 5:00pm-6:00pm Sunday 7:30am-8:30am Recommended attendance: 3/week. ADVANCED JUNIORS (325216 Spring/Summer) $630 (325215 Spring only) $300 Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 5:00pm-6:00pm Wednesday 5:30pm-7:00pm Sunday 7:30am-9:00am Required attendance: 3/week. $630 SENIORS (325219 Spring/Summer) (325218 Spring only) $300 Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 3:45pm-5:00pm Thursday 3:45pm-5:45pm Saturday 7:30am-9:00am Recommended attendance: 3/week. ADVANCED SENIORS (325220 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:45pm-5:30pm Tuesday 3:45pm-6:00pm Tuesday, Thursday 4:45am-6:15am Saturday 5:30am-8:30am Required attendance: 5/week. NDG (325217 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Friday 5:30pm-7:00pm Tuesday, Thursday 5:00pm-7:00pm 7:00am-9:00am Sunday Minimum practices required: 4/week. NTG (325221 Spring/Summer) $800 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:45am-6:15am Monday, Tuesday, Weds, Thursday 3:45pm-6:00pm Friday 3:45pm-5:00pm 6:00am-9:00am Saturday Minimum practices required: 7/week. OLNEY SWIM CENtER 14 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec MARtIN LUtHER KING, JR. SWIM CENtER For information contact Carey Apple at 240-777-8060 or Carey.Apple@montgomerycountymd.gov. MINIS (325200 Spring only) $240 Monday 5:00pm-6:00pm Wednesday, Friday 4:30pm-5:30pm Recommended attendance: 2-3/week. JUNIOR I (325201 Spring only) $275 Tuesday, Thursday 5:00pm-6:00pm Sunday 8:00am-9:30am Recommended attendance: 2/week. JUNIOR 2 (325202 Spring only) $290 Monday 6:00pm-7:00pm Wednesday 5:30pm-7:00pm Friday 5:00pm-6:30pm 8:00am-9:30am Sunday Recommended attendance: 3/week. ADVANCED JUNIORS (325204 Spring/Summer) $630 (325203 Spring only) $300 Monday, Wednesday 5:30pm-7:00pm Friday 5:00pm-6:30pm 7:00am-9:00am Sunday Required attendance: 3-4/week. $630 SENIORS (325207 Spring/Summer) (325206 Spring only) $300 Monday, Wednesday 3:30pm-5:30pm Tuesday, Thursday 3:30pm-5:00pm 3:30pm-4:30pm Friday 7:30am-9:00am Saturday Recommended attendance: 3/week. ADVANCED SENIORS (325208 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Friday 4:45am-6:15am Mon, Tu, Th, Fri 3:30pm-6:00pm 3:30pm-5:30pm Wednesday 6:00am-9:00am Saturday Minimum attendance required: 5/week. $740 NDG (325205 Spring/Summer) 4:00pm-6:45pm Monday Tuesday, Thursday 4:15pm-7:00pm 4:45am-6:00am Wednesday 4:45pm-7:00pm Friday 6:00am-9:00am Sunday Minimum attendance required: 5/week. NTG (325209 Spring/Summer) $800 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:45am-6:15am Monday, Wednesday 4:00pm-7:00pm Tuesday, Thursday 4:30pm-7:00pm 3:45pm-5:00pm Friday 6:00am-9:00am Saturday Minimum attendance required: 6-7/week. Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center For information contact Christa Krukiel at 240-777-8070 or Christa.Krukiel@montgomerycountymd.gov. The Advanced Juniors and Senior groups have a Spring only and a Spring/Summer option. The Spring/Summer cost is $630 and the Spring only cost is $300. MINIS (325179 Spring only) $240 Monday, Wednesday 6:00pm-7:00pm Tuesday, Thursday 5:00pm-5:45pm Recommended attendance: 2/week. JUNIORS (325180 Spring only) $275 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 5:00pm-6:00pm Sunday 8:45am-10:00am Recommended attendance: 2/week. ADVANCED JUNIORS (325181) $630/$300 Tuesday, Thursday 5:45pm-7:15pm Wednesday 6:15pm-7:30pm Friday 5:45pm-7:00pm Sunday 7:00am-9:00am Required attendance: 3/week. SENIORS OPTION 1 (325183)* $630/$300 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 3:30pm-5:00pm Tuesday,Thursday 4:45am-6:15am 6:00am-8:00am Sunday OPTION 2 (325184)* $630/$300 Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 3:30pm-5:00pm Tuesday, Thursday 4:45am-6:15am Sunday 6:00am-8:00am OPTION 3 (325185)* $630/$300 Monday, Wednesday 7:00pm-8:30pm Tuesday, Thursday 4:45am-6:15am Friday 3:30pm-5:00pm Sunday 6:00am-8:00am *Minimum practices required: 3/week including 1 morning. ADVANCED SENIORS (325186 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Tuesday, Weds, Thursday 3:30pm-5:00pm Tuesday, Friday 4:45am-6:15am Sunday 6:00am-8:00am Minimum practices required: 6/week. Friday mornings are required. NDG (325182 Spring/Summer) $740 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 6:00pm-7:30pm 4:45am-6:15am Wednesday Saturday 5:30am-8:00am Minimum practices required: 5/week. NTG (325187 Spring/Summer) $800 Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:45am-6:15am Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 3:45pm-6:00pm Wednesday 3:45pm-6:15pm Saturday 5:30am-8:00am Minimum practices required: 7/week. Aquatics 240.777.6860 15 Developmental Swim training These programs help to provide a transition between swim lessons and swim team participation. They also provide a year-round program for the Spring swim team member. Montgomery Stroke & turn Clinic Montgomery Stroke & Turn Clinic (MSTC) is a Sunday evening program which runs from late October to late May. MSTC's program is designed for swimmers 5-18 years old who wish to improve their ability to swim the four competitive strokes, learn correct starts and turns, gain strength and have fun. In order to participate, swimmers MUST be able to swim 25 meters/yards of freestyle without stopping. This program will meet for 22 sessions. The program began Oct. 30, 2011 and run to May 20, 2012. There will be no clinic on Apr. 1, Apr. 8, and two other Sundays which will be announced at the first session. For more information call 240-350-8511. Registration began July 6, 2011. 22 Sessions Instructor: MSTC 308242 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 308243 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 308244 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 308245 Olney Swim Ctr 308246 Olney Swim Ctr 308247 Olney Swim Ctr 308248 Germantown ISC 308249 Germantown ISC 308250 MLK Swim Ctr 308251 MLK Swim Ctr $330 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 10/30 Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su 5:00pm-6:00pm 6:00pm-7:00pm 7:00pm-8:00pm 5:00pm-6:00pm 6:00pm-7:00pm 7:00pm-8:00pm 6:00pm-7:00pm 7:00pm-8:00pm 6:00pm-7:00pm 7:00pm-8:00pm Spring tune-Up MSTC is designed for swimmers 5-18 years old who wish to improve their ability to swim the four competitive strokes, learn correct starts and turns, gain strength, and have fun. This is not a training program. Rather, coaches will work on proper stroke mechanics and techniques with swimmers to better prepare them for the upcoming summer season. 6 Sessions Instructor: Clinics MSTC 324995 MLK Swim Center 325107 Olney Swim Center $100 4/21 Sa 4/21 Sa 4:00pm - 5:00pm 4:00pm - 5:00pm iSwim Clinic iSwim Clinic, lead by Sue Chen and Dave Crocker, is not a learn to swim program. With stroke technique drills, workouts, and video taping, iSwim Clinic will track participant progress. This program is intended to enhance competitive training. This program will not meet for one Sunday which will be announced at the first session. For more information, contact iSwim Clinic at firstname.lastname@example.org. 11 Sessions 315136 Olney Swim Center 2/26 Su $330 2:00pm - 3:00pm SwiMontgomery A developmental program for children 12 and under who have an interest in competitive swimming and want to build a foundation of related skills. At the Olney Swim Center, all participants and parents should attend the first class at 7:00 pm. Students will be evaluated and assigned groups and start time at the first class. The group times at Olney are 7:00-7:45 pm or 7:45-8:00 pm. For more information call 240-350-8511. 16 Sessions $190 No classes on March 29, April 2 & April 5. Instructor: Clinics MSTC 324992 Germantown ISC 3/20 Th,Tu 7:30pm - 8:20pm 324993 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/20 Tu,Th 7:20pm - 8:10pm 20 Sessions $190 No classes on April 2, April 4, April 9 & April 11. Instructor: Clinics MSTC 324991 Olney Swim Center 3/5 M,W 7:00pm - 8:30pm 324994 MLK Swim Center 3/12 M,W 7:00pm - 7:50pm 16 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Scuba Scuba Instruction Scuba training includes lectures and swimming pool sessions covering safe snorkeling and SCUBA diving techniques. Use of all SCUBA equipment is included in the course fee. Personal equipment (mask, snorkel, fins) will be provided by each student by the second class. Please bring a swim suit and towel to the first session for the swim evaluation. Comfort in the water must be demonstrated. Successful completion of the course, the exam, and the `checkout dives' will earn the student a NAUI SCUBA Diver certification card. Additional fees apply, to be discussed at the first class session. Please contact the instructor for more information. For Olney or Germantown, contact Scott at 301-610-4988 or Training@ scubaadventure.org. For MLK (Silver Spring) contact Joe at 301-873-4327 or diveeatsleep@yahoo. com. 8 Sessions Instructor: Scott Hagedorn 324335 4/16 M 325400 4/17 Tu Instructor: Joseph Lodmell 325914 4/4 W Scuba - Continuing Education $250 7:00pm -10:00pm 7:00pm -10:00pm 7:00pm -10:00pm Past students of the Montgomery County Aquatics SCUBA program, as well as divers certified elsewhere are welcome to participate. This six-week program allows participants to practice or refresh their SCUBA skills in an indoor pool. Weekly skill challenges and opportunities for higher certifications from Advanced SCUBA Diver through Divemaster will be presented. Optional dives in local quarries, rivers, Chesapeake Bay, Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean are organized regularly. Staff provides a full SCUBA tank for each participant; participants provide all other SCUBA gear. Gear rental is available at an additional cost. Contact Joe Lodmell for more details at 301-873-4327 or email@example.com 6 Sessions Instructor: Joseph Lodmell 325479 4/4 W Aquatics 240.777.6860 $180 8:00pm -10:00pm 17 Diving Montgomery Dive Club is an advanced age-group competitive program offered at GISC, MLK, Kennedy Shriver AC, and OSC. Divers prepare to compete in local and national level meets. An introductory level tower diving program is available at MLK while a full tower training program will be offered at Kennedy Shriver AC. For further information visit montgomerydiveclub.org or email MDCBeavers@gmail.com. Diving Springs Lessons Diving High School High School Diving Work with a professional coach and set your sites on making the team, qualifying for Regionals, or capturing a top spot at Metros. This program has been tailored to meet the needs of High School divers, focusing on developing a competitive diving list from the one-meter springboard. Each practice is 90 minutes. All registrants must pay an annual fee of $14 for AAU registration. $240 Instructor: Doug Beavers 325935 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/5 M 8:00pm - 9:30pm 325937 Germantown ISC 3/5 M 8:30pm -10:00pm 325938 Germantown ISC 3/7 W 8:30pm -10:00pm 325936 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/8 Th 8:00pm - 9:30pm This program is for young divers with experience in summer league competition and high school divers who want to learn three meter and platform skills. The Springs Team introduces new, more advanced skills, greater use of dry-land training, as well as strength, flexibility and conditioning. All practices are 90 minutes long. Optional competitions in and around the National Capitol Area will be offered to those who are interested. Offered in a two, three or four day per week program. All registrants must pay an annual fee of $14 for AAU registration. An annual fee per family is required of $100 to the instructor. $240 Instructor: Doug Beavers 325970 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/5 M 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325983 Germantown ISC 3/5 M 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325979 Olney Swim Center 3/5 M 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325984 Germantown ISC 3/5 M 1:00pm - 2:30pm 325971 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/6 Tu 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325974 MLK Swim Center 3/6 Tu 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325975 MLK Swim Center 3/6 Tu 5:30pm - 7:00pm 325986 Germantown ISC 3/6 Tu 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325972 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/7 W 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325980 Olney Swim Center 3/7 W 5:45pm - 7:15pm 325985 Germantown ISC 3/7 W 1:00pm - 2:30pm 325987 Germantown ISC 3/7 W 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325976 MLK Swim Center 3/8 Th 5:30pm - 7:00pm 325981 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/8 Th 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325982 MLK Swim Center 3/8 Th 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325988 Germantown ISC 3/8 Th 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325989 Germantown ISC 3/9 F 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325973 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/9 F 6:00pm - 7:30pm 325991 Germantown ISC 3/9 F 1:00pm - 2:30pm 325977 MLK Swim Center 3/10 Sa 7:00pm - 8:30pm 325978 MLK Swim Center 3/11 Su 9:00am -10:30am 325990 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/11 Su 8:30am -10:00am Diving Springs team (Open) Springs Lessons: These 45-minute Lessons are recommended for absolute beginners, divers age 5 - 12, and children with diagnosed attentional issues. Participants should be comfortable swimming in deep water, and should be able to dive in head first. Classes emphasize safe basic diving, and tumbling skills. Participants at our KSAC, GISC and MLK locations will also learn basic trampoline skills. Please register for the appropriate age level. All registrants must pay an annual fee of $14 for AAU registration. $120 Instructor: Doug Beavers 325945 Germantown ISC 3/5 M 4:00pm - 4:45pm 3/5 M 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325946 Germantown ISC 325947 Olney Swim Center 3/5 M 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325948 Olney Swim Center 3/5 M 5:00pm - 5:45pm 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325958 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/5 M 325959 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/5 M 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325950 Germantown ISC 3/6 Tu 4:00pm - 4:45pm 3/6 Tu 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325951 Germantown ISC 325960 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/6 Tu 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325961 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/6 Tu 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325949 Olney Swim Center 3/7 W 5:00pm - 5:45pm 325962 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/7 W 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325952 Germantown ISC 3/7 W 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325953 Germantown ISC 3/7 W 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325963 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/7 W 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325954 Germantown ISC 3/8 Th 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325955 Germantown ISC 3/8 Th 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325967 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/8 Th 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325968 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/8 Th 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325956 Germantown ISC 3/9 F 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325965 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/9 F 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325957 Germantown ISC 3/9 F 4:45pm - 5:30pm 325964 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/9 F 4:00pm - 4:45pm 325969 MLK Swim Center 3/11 Su 11:15am -12:00pm 325966 MLK Swim Center 3/11 Su 10:30am -11:15am Diving Masters Masters Diving Think diving is over just because you graduated from college, had a few kids, or retired from your day job? Not at all! Divers all over the world enjoy the sport of diving throughout their entire lives. MDC offers programs for former divers who aren't content to hang up that Speedo quite yet. Each practice is 90 minutes. All registrants must pay an annual fee of $14 for AAU registration. $240 Instructor: Doug Beavers 325939 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/5 M 8:00pm - 9:30pm 325940 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/8 Th 8:00pm - 9:30pm montgomerycountymd.gov/rec RecWeb . . . easy, fast, secure! 18 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Safety training MCR-Aquatics offers American Red Cross courses for potential Aquatics professionals. Participants must meet all prerequisites and attend ALL sessions. Call the facility for further information. Lifeguard training This course will train you to be certified in American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, CPR for Professional Rescuer, First Aid and AED. This course includes a precourse check, which will test the students' swimming proficiency. Attendance is required at ALL sessions in order to be certified. Certification for Lifeguard Training and First Aid remains current for 3 years, CPR and AED for 1 year. Students MUST be 15 years old by the last day of the course. Proof of age is required at the first class. The pre-course consists of 300 meter swim (100 front crawl, 100 breaststroke, 100 either front crawl or breaststroke); and swim 20 yards (free or breast), surface dive to 7-10 feet, retrieve a 10-pound object, return to the surface and swim 20 yards back to starting position with the object. The first date listed for every Lifeguard Training course is a pre-course. You MUST pass the precourse to continue. Session Date LGT 3: Course 314048 Pre-Course Friday, Mar. 2 Session 1 Sunday, Mar. 4 Session 2 Sunday, Mar. 4 Session 3 Wednesday, Mar. 7 Session 4 Sunday, Mar. 11 Session 5 Sunday, Mar. 11 Session 6 Wednesday, Mar. 14 Session 7 Sunday, Mar. 18 Session 8 Sunday, Mar. 18 Session 9 Wednesday, Mar. 21 Session 10 Wednesday, Mar. 38 LGT 4: Course 314050 Pre-Course Friday, Mar. 30 Session 1 Sunday, Apr. 1 Session 2 Sunday, Apr. 1 Session 3 Monday, Apr. 2 Session 4 Monday, Apr. 2 Session 5 Tuesday, Apr. 3 Session 6 Tuesday, Apr. 3 Session 7 Wednesday, Apr. 4 Session 8 Thursday, Apr. 5 Session 9 Thursday, Apr. 5 Session 10 Friday, Apr. 6 $195 LGT 5: Course 314051 Pre-Course Friday, June 8 Session 1 Sunday, June 10 Session 2 Sunday, June 10 Session 3 Monday, June 11 Session 4 Monday, June 11 Session 5 Tuesday, June 12 Session 6 Tuesday, June 12 Session 7 Wednesday, June 13 Session 8 Thursday, June 14 Session 9 Thursday, June 14 Session 10 Friday, June 15 June � 2012 8:00pm 9:30am 1:00pm 2:00pm 5:30pm 2:00pm 5:30pm 6:30pm 2:00pm 5:30pm 6:30pm 9:30pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 9:00pm 5:00pm 9:00pm 9:30pm 5:00pm 9:00pm 9:30pm Germantown Indoor Swim Center Begins March - 2012 8:00pm 9:30am 1:00pm 6:30pm 9:30am 1:00pm 6:30pm 9:30am 1:00pm 6:30pm 6:30pm April � 2012 8:00pm 9:30am 1:00pm 2:00pm 5:30pm 2:00pm 5:30pm 6:30pm 2:00pm 5:30pm 6:30pm Ends 9:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 5:00pm 9:00pm 5:00pm 9:00pm 9:30pm 5:00pm 9:00pm 9:30pm Session Date Begins LGT 3: Course 312899 Mar.Apr. - 2012 Pre-course Friday, Mar. 30 6:30pm Session 1 Saturday, Mar. 31 10:00am Session 2 Saturday, Mar 31 1:00pm 8:30am Session 3 Monday, Apr. 2 Session 4 Monday, Apr. 2 11:30am Session 5 Wednesday, Apr. 4 8:30am Session 6 Wednesday, Apr. 4 11:30am Session 7 Thursday, Apr. 5 8:30am Session 8 Thursday, Apr. 5 11:30am Session 9 Friday, Apr. 6 8:30am Session 10 Friday, Apr. 6 11:30am LGT 4: Course 312900 Mar.Apr. - 2012 Pre-course Friday, Mar. 30 6:30pm Session 1 Sunday, Apr. 1 8:30am Session 2 Sunday, Apr. 1 12:00pm Session 3 Monday, Apr. 2 3:30pm Session 4 Monday, Apr. 2 6:30pm Session 5 Wednesday, Apr. 4 3:30pm Session 6 Wednesday, Apr. 4 6:30pm 3:30pm Session 7 Thursday, Apr. 5 Session 8 Thursday, Apr. 5 6:30pm Session 9 Friday, Apr. 6 3:30pm Session 10 Friday, Apr. 6 6:30pm LGT 5: Course 281346 June - 2012 Pre-course Wednesday, June 13 6:30pm Session 1 Friday, June 15 9:00am Session 2 Friday, June 15 11:00am Session 3 Friday, June 15 2:00pm Session 4 Monday, June 18 9:00am Session 5 Monday, June 18 12:00pm Session 6 Tuesday, June 19 9:00am Session 7 Tuesday, June 19 12:00pm Session 8 Wednesday, June 20 9:00am Session 9 Wednesday, June 20 12:00pm Session 10 Thursday, June 21 9:00am Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center Ends 9:00pm 1:00pm 4:30pm 11:30am 3:00pm 11:30am 3:00pm 11:30am 3:00pm 11:30am 3:00pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 3:00pm 6:30pm 9:30pm 6:30pm 9:30pm 6:30pm 9:30pm 6:30pm 9:30pm 9:00pm 11:00am 2:00pm 4:00pm 12:00pm 3:30pm 12:00pm 3:30pm 12:00pm 3:30pm 3:30pm Montgomery County Recreation on Facebook @mocorec on Twitter Aquatics 240.777.6860 Follow us! 19 Session Date LGT 3: Course 314509 Pre-course Friday, Mar. 30 Session 1 Monday, Apr. 2 Session 2 Monday, Apr. 2 Session 3 Tuesday, Apr. 3 Session 4 Tuesday, Apr. 3 Session 5 Wednesday, Apr. 4 Session 6 Wednesday, Apr. 4 Session 7 Thursday, Apr. 5 Session 8 Thursday, Apr. 5 Session 9 Friday, Apr. 6 Session 10 Friday, Apr. 6 LGT 4: Course 314510 Pre-course Thursday, Mar. 1 Session 1 Saturday, Mar. 3 Session 2 Saturday, Mar. 3 Session 3 Monday, Mar. 5 Session 4 Thursday, Mar. 8 Session 5 Saturday, Mar. 10 Session 6 Saturday, Mar. 10 Session 7 Monday, Mar. 12 Session 8 Thursday, Mar. 15 Session 9 Saturday, Mar. 17 Session 10 Saturday, Mar. 17 LGT 5: Course 314511 Pre-course Tuesday, Apr. 10 Session 1 Friday, Apr. 13 Session 2 Sunday, Apr. 15 Session 3 Sunday, Apr. 15 Session 4 Tuesday, Apr. 17 Session 5 Friday, Apr. 20 Session 6 Sunday, Apr. 22 Session 7 Sunday, Apr. 22 Session 8 Tuesday, Apr. 24 Session 9 Friday, Apr. 27 Session 10 Sunday, Apr. 29 Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Begins April � 2012 6:00pm 8:00am 12:30pm 8:00am 12:30pm 8:00am 12:30pm 8:00am 12:30pm 8:00am 12:30pm March - 2012 6:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm April - 2012 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am Ends 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 4:00pm LGT 6: Course 314512 Pre-course Wednesday, May 2 Session 1 Friday, May 4 Session 2 Saturday, May 5 Session 3 Saturday, May 5 Session 4 Monday, May 7 Session 5 Friday, May 11 Session 6 Saturday, May 12 Session 7 Saturday, May 12 Session 8 Monday, May 14 Session 9 Friday, May 18 Session 10 Saturday, May 19 LGT 7: Course 314513 Pre-course Friday, Jun. 1 Session 1 Sunday, Jun. 3 Session 2 Sunday, Jun. 3 Session 3 Monday, Jun. 4 Session 4 Thursday, Jun. 7 Session 5 Friday, Jun. 8 Session 6 Sunday, Jun. 10 Session 7 Sunday, Jun. 10 Session 8 Monday, Jun. 11 Session 9 Thursday, Jun. 14 Session 10 Friday, Jun. 15 LGT 8: Course 314540 Pre-course Wednesday, Jun. 13 Session 1 Saturday, Jun. 16 Session 2 Saturday, Jun. 16 Session 3 Sunday, Jun. 17 Session 4 Sunday, Jun. 17 Session 5 Monday, Jun. 18 Session 6 Tuesday, Jun. 19 Session 7 Wednesday, Jun. 20 Session 8 Thursday, Jun. 21 Session 9 Friday, Jun. 22 Session 10 Saturday, Jun. 23 May - 2012 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am June - 2012 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm June - 2012 6:00pm 9:00am 12:30pm 9:00am 12:30pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 6:00pm 9:00am Begins March - 2012 4:00pm 1:00am 6:30pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 1:00pm April - 2012 4:00pm 9:00am 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 12:00pm 4:00pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 9:30pm 4:00pm Ends 5:30pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 5:00pm 5:30pm 12:30pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm Olney Swim Center Part-time temporary work is available at our indoor pools for Lifeguards, Instructors, Cashiers and Swim Coaches. Training and certification is available. For more information, contact a facility supervisor at the indoor pool nearest you, or call the Aquatics Office at 240-777-6860. 20 Part Time Staff! Now Hiring Session Date LGT 3: Course 315632 Pre-course Saturday, Feb. 25 Session 1 Sunday, Feb. 26 Session 2 Wednesday, Feb. 29 Session 3 Sunday, Mar. 4 Session 4 Wednesday, Mar. 7 Session 5 Sunday, Mar. 11 Session 6 Wednesday, Mar 14 Session 7 Sunday, Mar. 18 Session 8 Wednesday Mar, 21 Session 9 Sunday, Mar. 25 Session 10 Sunday, Apr. 1 LGT 4: Course 315633 Pre-course Saturday, Mar 31 Session 1 Sunday, Apr 1 Session 2 Monday, Apr 2 Session 3 Monday, Apr 2 Session 4 Tuesday, Apr 3 Session 5 Tuesday, Apr 3 Session 6 Wednesday, Apr 4 Session 7 Wednesday, Apr 4 Session 8 Thursday, Apr 5 Session 9 Thursday, Apr 5 Session 10 Friday, Apr 6 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec LGT 5: Course 315634 Pre-course Saturday, Apr. 14 Session 1 Sunday, Apr. 15 Session 2 Wednesday, Apr. 18 Session 3 Sunday, Apr. 22 Session 4 Wednesday, Apr. 25 Session 5 Sunday, Apr. 29 Session 6 Wednesday, May 2 Session 7 Sunday, May. 6 Session 8 Wednesday May, 9 Session 9 Sunday, May. 13 Session 10 Sunday, May. 20 LGT 6: Course 315635 Pre-course Saturday, June 16 Session 1 Sunday, June 17 Session 2 Monday, June 18 Session 3 Monday, June 18 Session 4 Tuesday, June 19 Session 5 Tuesday, June 19 Session 6 Wednesday, June 20 Session 7 Wednesday, June 20 Session 8 Thursday, June 21 Session 9 Thursday, June 21 Session 10 Friday, June 22 April - 2012 4:00pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 6:30pm 1:00pm 1:00pm June - 2012 4:00pm 9:00am 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 1:00pm 9:00am 5:30pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 10:00pm 5:00pm 5:00pm 5:30pm 12:30pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm 4:00pm 12:30pm Pool Operator Course $130 This course will prepare the student to take the Montgomery County Pool Operators test. Students must be at least 17 years of age. The student must attend all classes. Classes are held at MCR Building, 4010 Randolph Rd. in the theater. The second class of each session will be held at the Martin Luther King Jr. Indoor Swim Center. Note: The student must apply to the Department of Health and Human Services for the County Pool Operators License. For further information call 240-777-6860. Session Date Begins February - 2012 Course 314053 Session 1 Saturday, Feb. 18 10:00am 10:00am Session 2 Sunday, Feb. 19 Course 314054 April - 2012 Session 1 Monday, Apr. 2 5:00pm 5:00pm Session 2 Tuesday, Apr. 3 Session 3 Wednesday, Apr. 4 5:00pm Course 314055 May - 2012 Session 1 Saturday, May 12 10:00am Session 2 Sunday, May 13 10:00am Course 314057 June - 2012 Session 1 Tuesday, Jun. 12 5:00pm Session 2 Wednesday, June 13 5:00pm Session 3 Thursday, Jun. 14 5:00pm MCR � Office (theatre) Ends 4:00pm 4:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 4:00pm 4:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm 9:00pm CPR/AED FPR This course will certify you in CPR/AED/FPR (for lifeguarding). Participants should be CURRENTLY lifeguard certified by the American Red Cross. Registrants need to bring their own pocket mask and lifeguarding textbook. Pocket masks are available for $15. $85 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center Session Date CPR/AED/FPR 1: Course 314075 Session 1 Monday, Feb. 20 CPR/AED/FPR 2: Course 314079 Session 1 Friday, May 25 Begins 9:00am 9:00am Session Date Course 314058 Session 1 Monday, July 9 Session 2 Tuesday, July 10 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center Begins July - 2012 10:00am 10:00am Ends 4:00pm 4:00pm Ends 2:00pm 2:00pm Pool Operator Review Course Session Date Course 314056 Session 1 Saturday, Feb. 18 Course 314059 Session 1 Saturday, May 12 MCR � Office (theatre) $80 Ends 2:00pm 2:00pm Session Date CPR/AED/FPR 2: Course 314076 Session 1 Thursday, Mar. 29 CPR/AED/FPR 3: Course 314072 Session 1 Tuesday, Apr. 24 CPR/AED/FPR 4: Course 314073 Session 1 Tuesday, May 8 CPR/AED/FPR 5: Course 314077 Session 1 Tuesday, May 15 CPR/AED/FPR 6: Course 314078 Session 1 Tuesday, May 22 Germantown Indoor Swim Center Begins 9:00am 5:00pm 5:00pm 5:00pm 5:00pm Ends 2:00pm 10:00pm 10:00pm 10:00pm 10:00pm Begins February - 2012 10:00am May - 2012 10:00am "Learning to be a Pool Operator was fantastic! Now I have the knowledge to get a license and run a pool." Eunice Kennedy Shirver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center) Course 314060 Session 1 Monday, Jul. 9 July - 2012 10:00am 2:00pm montgomerycountymd.gov/rec RecWeb . . . easy, fast, secure! Aquatics 240.777.6860 21 Swim Lessons February 15th at 6:30am Swim Lesson Registration will begin Indoor courses meet for six 30-minute sessions. Fees range from $50 to $60 depending on the level and the number of participants. Non-County residents are charged an additional $15 fee. Please read the course descriptions carefully. Select the course level for which the student has mastered all the prerequisite skills. By choosing the appropriate level, the student will be more likely to succeed. Please check all course dates to determine which classes will best accommodate the student's needs. No registrations will be processed before this time. WAYS tO REGIStER FOR SWIM LESSONS RecWeb Online Internet users 8 pay their accountregistration at recweb montgomerycountymd gov create your account by February 10. must in full. Online registration is recommended. Please IWalk in at Aquatic Facilities Registrations can be processed at any of our pools. Please note the following: PLEASE CHECK EACH POOL'S LISTINGS FOR � Parents...in order to assist us in offering a quality program for your child, LESSON SCHEDULE CHANGES, DUE TO FACILITY we ask that you do not remain at the class unless it is otherwise stated in CONFLICTS LESSONS WILL BE HELD ON ALL the description. Experience has shown that children are easily distracted. OTHER DAYS THE FACILITY IS OPEN. PLEASE � Observation is allowed from designated areas ONLY. At some facilities REGISTER ACCORDINGLY. THERE ARE NO MAKEclear observation may not be possible. UPS OR REFUNDS FOR MISSED CLASSES. � The fee covers only the lessons and no other use of the facility. � Participants may enter the locker rooms only 10 minutes before the Screening start of class. is available to � Lesson questions should be directed to the facility where you wish to evaluate the student's enroll. abilities at each pool. � Withdrawal policies will be STRICTLY followed and applies to class Call the pool of your choice transfers. � At each level of swim instruction, various skills will be taught. For and speak to the Lesson a detailed list of specific skills, please inquire at the pool where Supervisor for evaluation you will be taking lessons. You may also view our skill cards at times (bring a suit montgomerycountymd gov/rec and towel). 22 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Guidelines for Placement in Swim Classes Parent-Assisted Lessons Waterbabies (Ages 6 mo � 18 mo) Aquatots (Ages 18 mo � 3yr) Pre-School (Ages 3yr � 5yr) Class Objectives: Parent-assisted water orientation classes. Children will learn basic water adjustment skills and begin to master simple swimming skills (submerging, floating, kicking and arm stroking). Parents will gain the knowledge and skills to work comfortably with their child in the water. Class Requirements: On the first day of class, students must be able to: Have one adult participant per child and wear swim diapers and tight-fitting rubber pants under the suit if not potty-trained Level 1 Pre-Beginner (Ages 4 - 6) Youth (Ages 7 � 13) Adult (Ages 14+) Class Requirements: On the first day of class, students must be able to: Function well in a group setting without parents since parents DO NOT accompany children. Adult (Ages 14+) Class Requirements: On the first day of class, students must be able to: Enter water, front and back float, kick, blow bubbles and arm strokes. Parents DO NOT accompany children. Class Objectives: Students who need to learn water adjustment skills. Students will be introduced to water entry, front and back floating, kicking, bobbing, blowing bubbles and arm strokes. Level 2 Pre-Beginner (Ages 4 - 6) Youth (Ages 7 � 13) Class Objectives: Students who are already water adjusted. Students must be able to submerge for 3 seconds and float on their front. Students will be introduced to basic swimming skills: front and back glides, kicking, arm strokes on front and back, and rhythmic breathing. Level 3 Pre-Beginner (Ages 4 - 6) Youth (Ages 7 � 13) Adult (Ages 14+) Class Requirements: On the first day of class, students must be able to: Use basic swimming skills: front and back glides, kicking, arm strokes on front and back, and rhythmic breathing. Parents DO NOT accompany children. Class Objectives: Students who can already swim a combined stroke on the front and back, using a kick and arm stroke for a minimum of 5 yards. Students will be introduced to back crawl, elementary backstroke kick, treading water and rhythmic breathing. Students will also work on improving front crawl. Level 4 Pre-Beginner (Ages 4 - 6) Youth (Ages 7 � 13) Adult (Ages 14+) Class Requirements: On the first day of class, students must be able to: Back crawl, elementary backstroke kick, treading water and rhythmic breathing and a proficient front crawl. Class Objectives: Students who can already swim a coordinated front and back crawl for 15 yards (across the width of the pool) and are comfortable in deep water. Students will be introduced to elementary backstroke and breaststroke. Students will also work on perfecting front crawl, back crawl and treading water. Level 5 Youth (Ages 7 � 13) Adult (Ages 14+) Class Requirements: Elementary backstroke and breastroke and highly proficient front crawl. Class Objectives: Students who can swim 1 length of front and back crawl, 15 yards of elementary backstroke in good form, tread water, and dive into and swim in deep water. Students will be introduced to sidestroke and fine tune breaststroke. Students will also work on refining all previous strokes. Level 6 Youth (Ages 7 � 13) Adult (Ages 14+) Class Requirements: On the first day of class, students must be able to: Have achieved a proficient level in all previous strokes (front crawl, back crawl, breastroke) Class Objectives: Students who can swim 2 lengths of front and back crawl in good form and 15 yards of breaststroke. Students will be introduced to turns, dolphin kick and surface dives. Students will also work on sidestroke, refining all other strokes and endurance. Aquatics 240.777.6860 23 Waterbabies Designed for children 6 to 18 months. Basic water adjustment skills are taught. Infants/children who are not toilet trained MUST wear separate rubber/vinyl pants. An adult in a swimsuit must accompany EACH student in the water. Class size is limited to 10 parent/child registrations. 6 Sessions $50 Aquatots Designed for children 18 months to 3 years. Basic water adjustment skills and simple water skills are taught. Infants/children who are not toilet trained MUST wear separate rubber/vinyl pants. An adult in a swimsuit must accompany EACH student in the water. Class size is limited to 10 parent/child registrations. 6 Sessions $50 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 324485 324486 324487 324488 3/3 3/4 4/28 4/29 Sa Su Sa Su 10:25am -10:55am 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 9:45am -10:15am Germantown Indoor Swim Center 324505 324501 324502 324503 324504 324510 324506 324507 324508 324509 2/22 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/11 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 W Sa Sa Su Su W Sa Sa Su Su Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321758 321759 322512 321754 321755 321756 321757 321764 321765 321766 321760 321761 321762 321763 325859 325858 325860 325857 325862 325863 325864 325865 325861 325866 324275 324276 324277 324280 324278 324279 2/20 2/23 2/24 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/12 4/13 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/21 2/23 2/23 2/25 4/9 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/15 2/18 2/19 2/21 4/10 4/14 4/15 M Th F Sa Sa Su Su M Th F Sa Sa Su Su Tu Th Th Sa M Tu Th Th Sa Su Sa Su Tu Tu Sa Su 9:00am - 9:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 10:30am -11:00am 10:20am -10:50am 11:40am -12:10pm 9:40am -10:10am 11:40am -12:10pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 10:30am -11:00am 10:20am -10:50am 11:40am -12:10pm 9:40am -10:10am 11:40am -12:10pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 10:10am -10:40am 5:50pm - 6:20pm 10:15am -10:45am 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 10:10am -10:40am 4:30pm - 5:00pm 10:15am -10:45am 9:15am - 9:45am 10:50am -11:20am 10:50am -11:20am 9:40am -10:10am 10:15am -10:45am 10:50am -11:20am 10:50am -11:20am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 11:05am -11:35am 12:25pm -12:55pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 11:05am -11:35am 12:25pm -12:55pm Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321892 321893 321894 321895 321896 321897 321898 321899 321888 321889 321890 321891 321903 321904 321905 321906 321907 321908 321909 321910 321900 321901 321902 321911 2/20 2/21 2/21 2/22 2/22 2/23 2/23 2/24 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/12 4/13 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 M Tu Tu W W Th Th F Sa Sa Su Su M Tu Tu W W Th Th F Sa Sa Su Su Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Olney Swim Center 10:00am -10:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 10:00am -10:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 10:00am -10:30am 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 9:00am - 9:30am 11:00am -11:30am 10:00am -10:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 10:00am -10:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 10:00am -10:30am 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 11:00am -11:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 24 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center 325749 325750 325751 325752 325753 325754 325746 325747 325748 325757 325758 325759 325760 325761 325762 325763 325755 325756 324107 324108 324109 324110 324111 324112 324113 324114 326599 324118 324119 324123 324115 324120 324122 324116 324117 2/21 2/21 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/23 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/21 2/21 2/23 2/23 2/27 2/29 4/10 4/10 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 Tu Tu Tu W Th Th Sa Su Su M W W Th Th Sa Sa Su Su Sa Sa Su Tu Tu Th Th M W Tu Tu Th Sa Sa Su Su Su 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 10:00am -10:30am 11:20am -11:50am 6:30pm - 7:00pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 5:10pm - 5:40pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:00am -10:30am 11:20am -11:50am Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321771 321772 321773 321767 321768 321769 321770 321778 321779 321780 321774 321775 321776 321777 325842 325843 325844 325845 325846 325840 325841 325850 325847 325851 325852 325853 325854 325855 325856 325848 325849 324261 324262 324263 324264 324265 324266 324270 324271 324272 324267 324268 324269 324274 324273 326768 2/21 2/21 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/10 4/10 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/20 2/20 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/25 2/26 4/9 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/19 2/21 2/23 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/16 4/18 Tu Tu Th Sa Sa Su Su Tu Tu Th Sa Sa Su Su M M Tu W Th Sa Su M Tu Tu Tu W Th Sa Sa Su Su Sa Sa Su Su Tu Th Tu Th Th Sa Sa Su Su M W 3:30pm - 4:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 11:00am -11:30am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 10:20am -10:50am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 3:30pm - 4:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 11:00am -11:30am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 10:20am -10:50am 1:00pm - 1:30pm Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Olney Swim Center 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 10:15am -10:45am 5:55pm - 6:25pm 9:40am -10:10am 6:30pm - 7:00pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 9:40am -10:10am 5:55pm - 6:25pm 10:15am -10:45am 10:10am -10:40am 9:00am - 9:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:00pm -12:30pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 5:10pm - 5:40pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 10:40am -11:10am 12:00pm -12:30pm 9:30am -10:00am 12:50pm - 1:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 9:40am -10:10am 5:55pm - 6:25pm 9:30am -10:00am 12:10pm -12:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 9:00am - 9:30am 6:20pm - 6:50pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm $50 Olney Swim Center 6 Sessions Pre-School Designed for children 3-5 years of age. Basic water adjustment continues, but simple water skills are now emphasized. Infants/children who are not toilet trained MUST wear separate rubber/vinyl pants. An adult in a swim suit must accompany EACH student in the water. Class size is limited to 10 parent/child registrations. 6 Sessions $50 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 324543 324539 324540 324541 324542 324548 324544 324545 324546 324547 2/22 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/11 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 W Sa Sa Su Su W Sa Sa Su Su 5:30pm - 6:00pm 11:05am -11:35am 1:05pm - 1:35pm 10:25am -10:55am 11:45am -12:15pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 11:05am -11:35am 1:05pm - 1:35pm 10:25am -10:55am 11:45am -12:15pm Aquatics 240.777.6860 25 Pre-Beginner-Level 1 Designed for children 4-6 years old. Parents DO NOT accompany children. This class is for students who need to learn basic water adjustment skills. Class size is limited to 5 students. 6 Sessions $59 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321867 321854 321855 321856 321857 321859 321858 321860 321846 321847 321848 321849 321862 321850 321851 321852 321853 321870 321871 321873 321874 321876 321872 321875 321877 321879 321878 321861 321863 321864 321865 321866 321868 321869 2/19 2/20 2/20 2/21 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/9 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/12 4/12 4/12 4/12 4/13 4/13 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 Su M M Tu Tu W Th Th Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su M M Tu Tu W Th Th Th Th F F Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325289 325290 325291 325279 325280 325281 325282 325283 325284 325285 325286 325287 325288 325292 325293 325294 325295 325296 325297 325311 325312 325310 325298 325299 325300 325301 325302 325303 325304 325305 325306 325307 325308 325309 2/20 2/22 2/22 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/13 3/13 3/13 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/16 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/29 5/1 5/1 5/1 M W W Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Su Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th W W M Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 1:05pm - 1:35pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 10:20am -10:50am 9:30am -10:00am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 3:30pm - 4:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:40am -10:10am 10:20am -10:50am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:00am - 9:30am 10:20am -10:50am 12:20pm -12:50pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:30am -10:00am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:30am -11:00am 3:30pm - 4:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 10:30am -11:00am 10:00am -10:30am 10:00am -10:30am 9:40am -10:10am 10:20am -10:50am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:00am - 9:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm Get a Kick out of our lessons! 26 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Olney Swim Center 324141 324142 324143 324144 324145 324146 324147 324148 324149 324150 324151 324152 324153 324154 324155 324156 324157 324190 324191 325679 324158 324159 324192 324193 324160 324162 324161 326544 326545 324178 324179 324180 324181 324182 324183 324184 325680 324163 324164 324165 324166 324167 324168 324169 324170 324171 324172 324173 324174 324175 324176 324177 324185 324186 324187 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/21 2/21 2/21 2/21 2/21 2/23 2/23 2/23 2/23 2/27 2/27 2/29 2/29 2/29 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/12 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/16 4/18 4/18 Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center 325769 325770 325768 325771 325772 325773 325774 325764 325765 325776 325766 325767 325775 325779 325780 325782 325783 325785 325786 325787 325788 325789 325790 325791 325792 325793 325777 325778 325781 325784 2/20 2/20 2/21 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/9 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 M M Tu Tu W Th Th Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su M M Tu Tu W W W Th Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su 5:50pm - 6:20pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 10:10am -10:40am 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 11:00am -11:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 10:40am -11:10am 12:00pm -12:30pm 10:00am -10:30am 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 10:15am -10:45am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:30am -10:00am 11:20am -11:50am 12:00pm -12:30pm 10:00am -10:30am 10:40am -11:10am Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Tu Tu Tu Tu Tu Th Th Th Th M M W W W Tu Tu Tu Th Th Th Th Th Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Su Su M W W 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 12:10pm -12:50pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:50am 10:50am -11:20am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:15pm - 5:45pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:15pm - 5:45pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm Aquatics 240.777.6860 27 Pre-Beginner-Level 2 Designed for children 4-6 years old. Parents DO NOT accompany children. This class is for students who are already water adjusted. Students must be able to submerge for 3 seconds and float on their front. Class size is limited to 6 students. 6 Sessions $57 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321826 321827 321828 321829 321831 321830 321818 321819 321820 321821 321822 321823 321824 321825 321840 321842 321843 321845 321844 321832 321833 321834 321835 321836 321837 321838 321839 325800 325801 325802 325803 325805 325804 325806 325807 325794 325795 325796 325797 325798 325799 325812 325813 325811 325814 325815 325816 325817 325818 325819 325820 325808 325809 325810 2/20 2/21 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/24 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/10 4/11 4/12 4/13 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 2/20 2/20 2/21 2/21 2/22 2/23 2/23 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/9 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 M Tu Tu W Th F Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su M Tu W Th F Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su M M Tu Tu W Th Th Th Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su M M Tu Tu Tu W W Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325338 325339 325340 325329 325330 325331 325332 325333 325334 325335 325336 325337 325341 325342 325343 325344 325345 325346 325359 325360 325358 325347 325349 325350 325351 325352 325353 325354 325355 325356 325357 325361 325362 325348 2/20 2/22 2/22 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/13 3/13 3/13 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/16 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/29 5/1 5/1 5/1 M W W Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th W W M Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -11:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:30am -10:00am 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 4:10pm - 4:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 9:00am - 9:30am 9:40am -10:10am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:40am -10:10am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 4:10pm - 4:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 9:00am - 9:30am 9:40am -10:10am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 9:00am - 9:30am 9:40am -10:10am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 10:00am -10:30am 11:20am -11:50am 12:00pm -12:30pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 10:10am -10:40am 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 10:00am -10:30am 12:00pm -12:30pm 9:15am - 9:45am Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center 28 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Olney Swim Center 6 Sessions 324194 324195 324196 324197 324198 324199 324200 324201 324202 324203 324204 324205 324206 324207 324208 325681 324209 324210 324211 324232 324233 324224 324225 325682 324226 324227 324212 324213 324214 324215 324216 324217 324218 324219 324220 324221 324222 324223 324228 324229 324230 324234 326596 326597 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/19 2/21 2/21 2/23 2/23 2/23 2/27 2/27 2/27 2/29 2/29 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/18 4/18 Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Tu Tu Th Th Th M M M W W Tu Tu Tu Th Th Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Su M M M M W W 9:30am -10:10am 10:10am -10:50am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:15pm - 5:45pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:15pm - 4:45pm 5:55pm - 6:25pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 6:20pm - 6:50pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm $57 Pre-Beginner-Level 3 Designed for children 4-6 years old. Parents DO NOT accompany children. This class is for students who can already swim a combined stroke on their front and back, using a kick and arm stroke for a minimum of 5 yards. Class size is limited to 6 students. 6 Sessions $57 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325371 325364 325365 325366 325367 325368 325369 325370 325372 325373 325374 325375 325376 325377 325385 325378 325379 325380 325381 325382 325383 325384 325386 325387 325388 2/20 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 3/4 3/13 3/13 3/13 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/16 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 5/1 5/1 5/1 M Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th M Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Tu, Th Tu, Th Tu, Th 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 12:25pm -12:55pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:45am -10:15am 10:25am -10:55am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Aquatics 240.777.6860 RecWeb . . . easy, fast, secure! 29 Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center 325824 325825 325821 325822 325823 325826 325827 325831 325832 325828 325829 325830 325833 324235 324236 324237 324238 324239 324240 324241 326826 326827 324243 324244 324245 324249 324246 324247 324248 324250 324253 324251 326850 2/21 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/26 4/10 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/19 2/27 2/29 2/29 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/16 4/16 4/18 4/18 Tu Th Sa Sa Su Tu Tu Th Th Sa Sa Su Su Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su M W W Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su M M W W 7:10pm - 7:40pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 10:15am -10:45am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 11:20am -11:50am 7:10pm - 7:40pm 7:50pm - 8:20pm 5:50pm - 6:20pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 10:15am -10:45am 12:20pm -12:50pm 10:40am -11:10am 12:00pm -12:30pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 7:00pm - 7:30pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 10:50am -11:20am 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 7:00pm - 7:30pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 7:30pm Olney Swim Center Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321798 321799 321800 321801 321803 321804 321802 321791 321792 321793 321794 321795 321796 321797 321812 321813 321814 321815 321816 321817 321805 321806 321807 321808 321809 321810 321811 2/20 2/21 2/22 2/22 2/23 2/23 2/24 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 2/26 2/26 4/9 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 4/15 M Tu W W Th Th F Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su M Tu W W Th Th Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su 5:30pm - 6:00pm 4:10pm - 4:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 10:30am -11:00am 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:40am -10:10am 10:20am -10:50am 11:00am -11:30am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 4:10pm - 4:40pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 4:50pm - 5:20pm 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:40am -10:10am 10:20am -10:50am 11:00am -11:30am 1:00pm - 1:30pm Adapted Aquatics This is a learn-to-swim program for children ages 4 to 15 who have special needs. These classes are taught in a small group environment. Each child will have an assigned volunteer with them at all times. All participants must fill out and sign the information and release form at the first class. Students will not be able to participate until this form is on file. Students are allowed to be registered for ONLY one (1) class per session. Class size is limited to 8 students. 6 Sessions $55 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321513 321514 321515 321516 2/25 2/25 4/14 4/14 Sa Sa Sa Sa 9:45am -10:25am 10:35am -11:15am 10:35am -11:15am 9:45am -10:25am 30 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Pre-Beginner-Level 4 Designed for children 4-6 years old. Parents DO NOT accompany children. This class is for students who can already swim a coordinated front and back crawl for 15 yards (across the width of the pool) and are comfortable in deep water. Class size is limited to 6 students. 6 Sessions $57 Youth-Level 1 Designed for children at least 7 years old. These classes are primarily taught in the Main Pool (3 1/2 ft and deeper). This class is for students who need to learn basic water adjustment skills. Class size is limited to 8 students. 6 Sessions $52 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325393 325394 325395 325396 325397 3/3 3/3 3/4 4/28 4/29 Sa Sa Su Sa Su 11:45am -12:15pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 11:05am -11:35am 11:05am -11:35am 11:05am -11:35am Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325116 325112 325113 325114 325115 325120 325117 325118 325119 2/20 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/16 4/28 4/28 4/29 M Sa Sa Su Su M Sa Sa Su Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321785 321781 321782 321783 321784 321790 321786 321787 321788 321789 325835 325836 325834 325837 325839 325838 324255 324256 324257 324258 324259 324260 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/21 2/23 2/26 4/12 4/14 4/15 2/18 2/19 2/29 4/14 4/15 4/16 Th Sa Sa Su Su Th Sa Sa Su Su Tu Th Su Th Sa Su Sa Su W Sa Su M 6:10pm - 6:40pm 11:00am -11:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 11:00am -11:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 10:40am -11:10am 7:10pm - 7:40pm 10:15am -10:45am 11:20am -11:50am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 10:25am -10:55am 12:25pm -12:55pm 10:25am -10:55am 11:05am -11:35am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 10:25am -10:55am 1:05pm - 1:35pm 10:25am -10:55am Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321750 321748 321749 321753 321751 321752 325869 325870 325867 325871 325868 325872 325873 325874 325875 325876 325877 324281 324282 325683 324283 324285 325684 324284 324288 324286 324287 2/20 2/25 2/26 4/9 4/14 4/15 2/21 2/22 2/25 2/25 2/26 4/9 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/15 2/18 2/19 2/21 2/27 4/10 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/18 4/18 M Sa Su M Sa Su 6:10pm - 6:40pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:40am -10:10am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 9:40am -10:10am Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Tu W Sa Sa Su M Tu Th Th Sa Su Sa Su Tu M Tu Th Sa Sa W W Olney Swim Center 12:10pm -12:40pm 10:50am -11:20am 7:00pm - 8:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 9:30am -10:00am 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 10:40am -11:10am 4:30pm - 5:00pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 5:10pm - 5:40pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 10:40am -11:10am 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 5:15pm - 5:45pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:15pm - 5:45pm 9:30am -10:00am 9:30am -10:00am 7:30pm - 8:00am 6:20pm - 6:50pm Olney Swim Center "My son can't wait for his next lesson. They are just sooo much fun!" Aquatics 240.777.6860 31 Youth-Level 2 Designed for children at least 7 years old. These classes are primarily taught in the Main Pool (3 1/2 ft and deeper). This class is for students who are already water adjusted. Students must be able to submerge for 3 seconds and float on their front. Class size is limited to 8 students. 6 Sessions $52 Youth-Level 3 Designed for children at least 7 years old. These classes are primarily taught in the Main Pool (3 1/2 ft and deeper). This class is for students who can already swim a combined stroke on their front and back, using a kick and arm stroke for a minimum of 5 yards. Class size is limited to 10 students. 6 Sessions $50 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325125 325121 325122 325123 325124 325130 325126 325127 325128 325129 2/22 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/11 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 W Sa Sa Su Su W Sa Sa Su Su 5:30pm - 6:00pm 9:45am -10:15am 11:05am -11:35am 9:45am -10:15am 11:45am -12:15pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 9:45am -10:15am 11:45am -12:15pm Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325161 325157 325158 325159 325160 325165 325162 325163 325164 2/22 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/11 4/28 4/28 4/29 W Sa Sa Su Su W Sa Sa Su 6:10pm - 6:40pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 10:25am -10:55am 12:25pm -12:55pm 6:10pm - 6:40pm 9:45am -10:15am 11:05am -11:35am 10:25am -10:55am Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321742 321738 321739 321740 321741 321747 321743 321744 321745 321746 325881 325878 325879 325880 325883 325884 325885 325882 324289 324290 324291 324292 325685 324293 326854 324297 325686 324294 324295 324296 324298 2/21 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/10 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/22 2/25 2/25 2/26 4/10 4/12 4/14 4/15 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/19 2/23 2/27 2/29 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/16 Tu Sa Sa Su Su Tu Sa Sa Su Su W Sa Sa Su Tu Th Sa Su Sa Sa Su Su Th M W Th Th Sa Sa Su M Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321728 321729 321730 321731 321732 321733 321734 321735 321736 321737 325889 325886 325887 325888 325894 325891 325892 325893 325890 324300 324301 324302 324303 324304 324305 324306 324312 324307 324308 324309 324310 2/25 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/26 2/26 4/12 4/14 4/14 4/15 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/19 2/29 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/16 4/18 Sa Sa Sa Su Su Sa Sa Sa Su Su 5:30pm - 6:00pm 10:20am -10:50am 12:20pm -12:50pm 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 5:30pm - 6:00pm 10:20am -10:50am 12:20pm -12:50pm 11:40am -12:10pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 4:30pm - 5:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 1:00pm - 1:30pm 12:00pm -12:30pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 11:40am -12:10pm 11:20am -11:50am 10:50am -11:20am 12:50pm - 1:20pm 9:30am -10:00am 10:10am -10:40am 5:15pm - 5:45pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 6:30pm - 7:00pm 5:15pm - 5:45pm 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 9:30am -10:00am 7:30pm - 8:00pm 9:40am -10:10am 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 10:20am -10:50am 11:00am -11:30am 9:40am -10:10am 11:00am -11:30am 11:40am -12:10pm 10:20am -10:50am 11:00am -11:30am 7:50pm - 8:20pm 10:15am -10:45am 11:40am -12:10pm 11:20am -11:50am 10:40am -11:10am 7:50pm - 8:20pm 11:40am -12:10pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 11:20am -11:50am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 10:10am -10:40am 11:30am -12:00pm 9:00am - 9:30am 10:10am -10:40am 10:50am -11:20am 7:00pm - 7:30pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Th Sa Sa Su Su Th Sa Sa Su Sa Sa Su Su W Sa Sa Sa Su Su M W Olney Swim Center Olney Swim Center 32 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Youth-Level 4 Designed for children at least 7 years old; these classes are taught in the Main Pool (3 1/2 ft and deeper). For students who can already swim a coordinated front and back crawl for 15 yards (across the width of the pool) and are comfortable in deep water. Class size is limited to 10 students. 6 Sessions $50 Youth-Level 5 Designed for children at least 7 years old. These classes are primarily taught in the Main Pool (3 1/2 ft and deeper). This class is for students who can swim 1 length of front and back crawl, 15 yards of elementary backstroke in good form, tread water, and dive into and swim in deep water. Class size is limited to 10 students. 6 Sessions $50 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325166 325167 325168 325178 325169 325170 325171 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/28 4/28 4/29 Sa Sa Su Su Sa Sa Su 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 11:05am -11:35am 12:25pm -12:55pm 1:05pm - 1:35pm 12:25pm -12:55pm Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325172 325173 325174 325363 325175 325176 325177 3/3 3/3 3/4 3/4 4/28 4/28 4/29 Sa Sa Su Su Sa Sa Su Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321720 321721 321722 321723 321724 321725 321726 321727 325897 325895 325901 325896 325899 325900 325898 324313 324314 324315 324316 324320 324317 324318 324319 324322 324321 2/25 2/26 2/26 2/26 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/15 2/21 2/25 2/25 2/26 4/14 4/14 4/15 2/18 2/18 2/19 2/27 2/27 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/15 4/18 Sa Su Su Su Sa Su Su Su 11:05am -11:35am 11:45am -12:15pm 11:05am -11:35am 9:45am -10:15am 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 11:05am -11:35am 11:40am -12:10pm 11:00am -11:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 11:40am -12:10pm 11:00am -11:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 7:50pm - 8:20pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 10:15am -10:45am 10:00am -10:30am 10:15am -10:45am 12:20pm -12:50pm 12:00pm -12:30pm 10:50am -11:20am 11:30am -12:00pm 10:50am -11:20am 7:00pm - 7:30pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 11:30am -12:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 10:50am -11:20am 9:00am - 9:30am 7:00pm - 7:30pm Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321716 321717 321718 321719 325904 325902 325905 325903 325906 325907 325908 324323 324324 324330 324325 324326 324327 324328 324329 2/25 2/26 4/14 4/15 2/23 2/25 2/25 2/26 4/10 4/14 4/14 2/18 2/19 2/27 2/29 4/14 4/14 4/15 4/16 Sa Su Sa Su 1:00pm - 1:30pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Th Sa Sa Su Tu Sa Sa Sa Su M W Sa Sa Su M Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Tu Sa Sa Su Sa Sa Su Sa Sa Su M M Sa Sa Su Su W 7:50pm - 8:20pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 11:00am -11:30am 10:40am -11:10am 7:50pm - 8:20pm 11:00am -11:30am 12:20pm -12:50pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 10:50am -11:20am 7:30pm - 8:00pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 11:30am -12:00pm 7:30pm - 8:00pm Olney Swim Center Olney Swim Center Aquatics 240.777.6860 33 Youth-Level 6 Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center 325729 325730 325731 325732 325733 325734 324124 324126 324125 324127 2/21 2/25 2/26 4/10 4/14 4/15 2/18 4/12 4/14 4/18 Tu Sa Su Tu Sa Su Sa Th Sa W Designed for children at least 7 years old. These classes are primarily taught in the Main Pool (3 1/2 ft and deeper). This class is for students who can swim 2 lengths of front and back crawl in good form and 15 yards of breaststroke. Class size is limited to 10 students. 6 Sessions $50 8:30pm - 9:00pm 10:15am -10:45am 11:20am -11:50am 8:30pm - 9:00pm 9:30am -10:00am 9:15am - 9:45am 10:50am -11:20am 7:10pm - 7:40pm 10:50am -11:20am 7:30pm - 8:00pm Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325389 325390 325391 325392 3/3 3/4 4/28 4/29 Sa Su Sa Su 12:25pm -12:55pm 11:45am -12:15pm 12:25pm -12:55pm 9:45am -10:15am Olney Swim Center Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321712 321713 321714 321715 325910 325909 325911 325912 325913 324331 324332 324333 324334 2/25 2/26 4/14 4/15 2/21 2/25 2/26 4/12 4/14 2/18 2/19 4/14 4/15 Sa Su Sa Su 12:20pm -12:50pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 12:20pm -12:50pm 7:50pm - 8:20pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 12:00pm -12:30pm 7:50pm - 8:20pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 12:10pm -12:40pm 11:30am -12:00pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 11:30am -12:00pm Adult-Level 2 6 Sessions Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who are already water adjusted. Students must be able to submerge for 3 seconds and float on their front. Class size is limited to 10 students. $57 Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Tu Sa Su Th Sa Sa Su Sa Su Germantown Indoor Swim Center 324904 324902 324903 324907 324905 324906 325735 325736 325737 325739 325738 2/20 3/3 3/4 4/16 4/28 4/29 2/23 2/26 4/12 4/14 4/15 M Sa Su M Sa Su Olney Swim Center 6:10pm - 6:40pm 10:25am -10:55am 9:45am -10:15am 6:10pm - 6:40pm 10:25am -10:55am 9:45am -10:15am 8:30pm - 9:00pm 10:00am -10:30am 8:30pm - 9:00pm 1:00pm - 1:30pm 10:00am -10:30am Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Th Su Th Sa Su Adult-Level 1 6 Sessions Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who are fearful of the water and/or may have had a bad experience in the water. Basic water adjustment skills will be taught. Class size is limited to 6 students. $59 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321523 321524 324128 324129 324131 324130 2/25 4/14 2/18 2/21 4/10 4/14 Sa Sa 10:20am -10:50am 10:20am -10:50am Germantown Indoor Swim Center 324898 324896 324897 324900 324899 324901 2/20 3/3 3/4 4/16 4/28 4/29 M Sa Su M Sa Su 5:30pm - 6:00pm 11:05am -11:35am 10:25am -10:55am 5:30pm - 6:00pm 11:05am -11:35am 10:25am -10:55am Olney Swim Center Sa Tu Tu Sa 11:30am -12:00pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 7:45pm - 8:15pm 11:30am -12:00pm Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321517 321518 321519 321520 321521 321522 2/23 2/25 2/26 4/12 4/14 4/15 Th Sa Su Th Sa Su 8:30pm - 9:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 10:20am -10:50am 8:30pm - 9:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 10:20am -10:50am montgomerycountymd.gov/rec RecWeb . . . easy, fast, secure! 34 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Adult-Level 3 6 Sessions Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who can already swim a combined stroke on their front and back, using a kick and arm stroke for a minimum of 5 yards. Class size is limited to 10 students. $57 Adult-Level 5 Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who can swim 1 length of front and back crawl, 15 yards of elementary back stroke in good form, tread water, and dive into and swim in deep water. Class size is limited to 10 students. 6 Sessions $57 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325058 325059 325060 325061 3/3 3/4 4/28 4/29 2/21 2/25 4/10 4/14 Sa Su Sa Su 9:45am -10:15am 12:25pm -12:55pm 9:45am -10:15am 12:25pm -12:55pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm 11:00am -11:30am 8:30pm - 9:00pm 11:00am -11:30am Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321531 321532 324140 2/22 4/11 2/21 W W 8:30pm - 9:00pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm 7:45pm - 8:15pm Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center 325741 325740 325742 325743 Tu Sa Tu Sa Olney Swim Center Tu Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321525 321526 324132 324133 324135 324134 2/25 4/14 2/18 2/23 4/10 4/14 Sa Sa Adult-Swim for Conditioning 1 9:40am -10:10am 9:40am -10:10am Olney Swim Center Sa Th Tu Sa 12:10pm -12:50pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 7:10pm - 7:40pm 12:10pm -12:40pm Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who can swim 25 yards of freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke. Students will further refine technical skills and learn to develop their own conditioning program. Class size limited to 15 students. 6 Sessions $57 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321533 321534 2/20 4/9 M M Adult-Level 4 8:30pm - 9:00pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who can already swim a coordinated front and back crawl for 15 yards (across the width of the pool) and are comfortable in deep water. Class size is limited to 10 students. 6 Sessions $57 Adult-Swim for Conditioning 2 Germantown Indoor Swim Center 325108 325109 325110 325111 325744 325745 3/3 3/4 4/28 4/29 2/23 4/12 Sa Su Sa Su 11:45am -12:15pm 11:45am -12:15pm 11:45am -12:15pm 11:45am -12:15pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm Designed for teenagers and adults (14 years and older) who can swim 50 meters of freestyle. This class will provide technical training and is an opportunity for prospective lifeguards to establish swimming proficiency. Class size limited to 15 students. 6 Sessions $57 Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321912 321913 2/20 4/9 M M Martin Luther King, Jr. Swim Center Th Th 8:30pm - 9:00pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm Eunice Kennedy Shriver and Sargent Shriver Aquatic Center 321528 321527 321530 321529 324136 324137 324139 324138 2/21 2/26 4/10 4/15 2/18 2/23 4/12 4/14 Tu Su Tu Su Sa Th Th Sa 8:30pm - 9:00pm 11:40am -12:10pm 8:30pm - 9:00pm 11:40am -12:10pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm 7:45pm - 8:15pm 7:45pm - 8:15pm 12:50pm - 1:20pm Olney Swim Center Aquatics 240.777.6860 35 For fastest registration priority, use RecWeb, or register in person! The Recreation Department offers four ways to register for activities: RecWeb internet registration, walk-in registration, mail, and fax See page 170 for more information about each of these registration procedures A note about fax and mailed registrations: Our Customer Service representatives process faxed and mailed registrations as quickly as possible; but we cannot guarantee that these registrations will be processed immediately upon receipt If there are walk-in customers at the Customer Service window when faxed or mailed registrations are received, the walk-in customers are served before the faxed or mailed registrations are processed If faxed or mailed registration forms are received prior to the first official day of registration, these forms will be secured in a safe until registration begins At that time, the faxed or mailed registrations will be processed, but may not necessarily be processed in the strict order that they were received, and all will be treated as if they arrived on the first day of registration. Volunteer this Spring! � � � � � � � Lead or assist in children's activities Support your local Community Center Work with individuals with disabilities Provide administrative support Help with senior adult programs Serve on the advisory board Make special events successful We Want You! Become part of our team! 36 Just call the team you want to work with. Part-time Staff are needed to lead a wide variety of activities. Become part of our team! Call 240-777-6840 for information. Contractual Instructors are needed to instruct professional quality classes for all ages. Send a resume and class proposal to: Montgomery County Recreation Contracts 4010 Randolph Road Silver Spring, MD 20902 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Classes will not meet April 1 - 9 (Spring Break) and May 28. We do Spring C RIGHT! L A S S E S Spring Break Classes Horseback Riding: Spring Break Camp Ages 7-15: We are pleased to offer our popular horseback riding camp during spring break for children. All levels and abilities are welcomed. The children will begin each day with balance and coordination exercises. They will groom, ride, watch educational videos, plus much more. It's a week FULL of horse fun! Participants must wear long pants and smooth, hard soled shoes required--no tennis shoes, hiking boots, sandals, or open toe shoes. Weight limit 200 pounds. 5 Sessions Instructor: Camp Olympia 327594 Camp Olympia 327595 Camp Olympia $365 4/2 4/9 M-F 9:00am - 3:00pm M-F 9:00am - 3:00pm Coach Doug Club Holiday Ages 3-13: Your Director will provide time to enjoy age appropriate sports, games, arts & crafts plus time to hang out with your friends. Features organized activities as well as special events. Club Holiday fits into everyone's schedule! Participants choose the activities based on their own needs. Sports include soccer, basketball, kickball and others. In addition, we'll have games as well as non-competitive activities designed for everyone's enjoyment. Bring a bag lunch. Price includes all materials. Note: Ages 3-5 will rotate through age appropriate activities and may only register for the halfday session! For more information go to www.ctikids.com. No class on Tuesday, April 3rd. Ages 3-5 4 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 4/2 327097 Potomac CC 327099 Burning Tree ES 4/2 $72 M-F 9:30am -12:30pm M-F 9:30am -12:30pm $144 M-F 9:30am - 3:30pm M-F 9:30am - 3:30pm Horseback Riding: One Day Camp Ages 5-13 Ages 8-15: Enjoy the experience of horseback riding camp on your day off of school a great opportunity to try something new and exciting! Your child will learn how to work safely around horses, groom them, saddle them up, lead them, and basics of riding these beautiful animals. Long pants and smooth, hard soled shoes are required. No tennis shoes or hiking boots or anything that looks like either one. 1 Sessions Instructor: Camp Olympia 327597 Camp Olympia 327596 Camp Olympia $75 3/30 F 4/9 M 9:00am - 3:00pm 9:00am - 3:00pm 4 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327098 Potomac CC 4/2 327100 Burning Tree ES 4/2 Coach Doug Club Holiday Extended Day Ages 3-12: Children registered for Club Holiday, are eligible to register for an extended day program for an additional fee. The extended program provides supervised informal recreational activities for participants before and after Club Holiday. Half day participants are eligible for AM sessions only. For more information go to ctikids.com. Camp will not meet on Tuseday, April 3rd. 4 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327181 Potomac CC 4/2 327183 Burning Tree ES 4/2 4 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327182 Potomac CC 4/2 327184 Burning Tree ES 4/2 $21 M-F 7:30am - 9:30am M-F 7:30am - 9:30am $26 M-F 3:30pm - 6:00pm M-F 3:30pm - 6:00pm One On One Spring break All-Sports Camp Ages 6-12: This will be a one week camp during Spring Break 2012 which will combine different sports such as Basketball, and Capture the Flag into one fun-filled week. The camp will be run by One on One's expert instructors and will include instruction, contests, and games. There will be prizes and every camper will receive a T-shirt. Class will not meet Tuesday, April 3rd. 4 Sessions Instructor: One on One Basketball 329107 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/2 $148 M-F 10:00am - 4:00pm Montgomery County Recreation on Facebook @mocorec on Twitter Follow us! 38 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Arts and Crafts Youth Art Studio Ages 7-12: Students will work with a variety of media and techniques while creating exciting projects. Special attention will be paid to composition, perspective, and color application. During this dynamic class students will gain and reinforce many skills which help them to produce high quality art work. 5$ material fee is due to instructor on first day additional supply list will be provided at the first class. 7 Sessions Instructor: Mrs. B 326892 Longwood CC $63 4/21 Sa 2:00pm - 3:00pm Fine Arts Right Brain Drawing Beginner Ages 12 and Up: Discover how to unhinge preconception and draw what you see. Sharpen your powers of observation with a variety of exercises and see what you can create! Bring drawing paper, pencils (HB,B1,B4), ruler, erasers or $20 for materials fee due to instructor. $5 hand out fee due to instructor at class. 7 Sessions Instructor: Yolanda Prinsloo 327701 Potomac CC $119 4/16 M 5:30pm - 7:00pm Right Brain Drawing Advanced Ages 12 and Up: If you have taken a beginner class with Yolanda Prinsloo in the past or have drawing experience. Build on perceptions of drawing and explore new techniques in pencil, color pencil and/or watercolor. $20 material fee due to instructor at first class. 7 Sessions Instructor: Yolanda Prinsloo 327699 Potomac CC $119 4/16 M 7:15pm - 8:45pm Draw and Clay Ages 4-9: In this class we will study Penguins and their natural habitat. We will draw, paint, and sculpt out projects. May start date: Woolly Mammoth that's right we will talk about and study this Jurassic animal; it's habitat and other animals that live during the same time period. $10 material fee due to instructor for each session. 4 Sessions Instructor: Yolanda Prinsloo 327695 Bauer Drive CC 327696 Bauer Drive CC $39 4/18 W 5/16 W 5:30pm - 6:30pm 5:30pm - 6:30pm Drawing Made Easy Ages 5-10: Fun lessons guide you step by step to draw awesome pictures and learn important skills. Please bring crayons, colored pencils, No. 2 pencils, erasers and paper to the first class. Warning - this class fills quickly! $10 material fee due to instructor at first class. 7 Sessions Instructor: Pyper H. Dixon 327723 Germantown CC 327722 East County CC $63 4/16 M 4/21 Sa 6:30pm - 7:30pm 1:00pm - 2:00pm Save a tree! 4 Register online "Go Green" with Recreation! P need to fill out paper registration form No P can register 24/7 from home - no driving! You P RecWeb - online registration - easy & secure Adventures in Art Ages 5-10: Create exciting works of art using different types of media and techniques. Focus on drawing, painting, and composition. $5 material fee due on first day, additional supply list provided on first day. 7 Sessions Instructor: Mrs. B 326890 Longwood CC $63 4/21 Sa 10:15am -11:15am Modern Masterpieces (painting) 4 We need your email address Ages 5-10: Use color, shape and line to express emotions and creative ideas; objects are simplified and deconstructed. The art that results is very personal and unique. Draw, paint and voila - a masterpiece! $10 material fee due to instructor at class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Pyper H. Dixon 327726 Germantown CC $64 4/17 Tu 6:30pm - 7:30pm *Hard copy receipts will be available, but by request only ALL RECREATION RECEIPTS WILL BE EMAILED TO THE EMAIL ADDRESS YOU HAVE ON FILE WITH US* Make sure you have a current email address on file with us! Forgot your RecWeb login? Go to RecWeb, click on Forgot My Login or call Customer Service at 240-777-6840 to retrieve your login information Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 39 Beginning Drawing with Kritt Ages 18 and Up: All levels: No talent? No problem! Buildings, landscapes, people and animals are all hiding in your pencil. I'll show you how to get them out! If you can draw a stick figure, you've got all the skill you need. All you're missing is how to `see like an artist', and I can teach you that. Call 301/989-1799 for supply list. 8 Sessions Instructor: Penny Kritt 327690 Kritt Studio 327691 Kritt Studio $136 4/17 Tu 10:00am -12:00pm 4/17 Tu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Oil or Acrylic Painting- Your Choice Ages 18 and Up: Beginners/Intermediate Learn how to prepare the palette, how to start a painting, and how to mix and blend colors. Subjects include still life, landscape, figure or abstract. Frequent demonstrations and care of materials also included. This popular class fills quickly! Materials discussed at first class. 7 Sessions Instructor: Doris Haskel 327749 Norwood Local Park 8 Sessions Instructor: Doris Haskel 327750 Norwood Local Park 327751 Norwood Local Park $119 4/16 M 4/17 Tu 4/18 W 9:45am -11:45am $136 9:45am -11:45am 9:45am -11:45am Beginning Painting with Kritt Ages 18 and Up: Beg/Intermediate: Fast and fun, this class will get you off to a great start. Learn the basics, then everything is easier! See what paints are worth your money and how to use them the right way. We'll paint easy things, from trees to a vase of flowers. Watercolor or acrylics. Call 301/989-1799 for supply list. 7 Sessions Instructor: Penny Kritt 327688 Kritt Studio 327689 Kritt Studio $119 4/16 M 10:00am -12:00pm 4/16 M 7:00pm - 9:00pm Watercolor or Oil Painting Your Choice from A to Z Chinese Watercolors 18 and Up: All levels are welcome. Join a local Chinese artist as she teaches you the essential brush strokes needed to paint the `Four Gentlemen' of Chinese art and their variations. $28 material fee due to instructor at first class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Helene Sze McCarthy 327683 Blair, Montgomery HS 4/18 W $136 7:30pm - 9:30pm Ages 12 and Up: All levels are welcome. Beginners will be given structured lessons in composition, value, color mixing, different ways to start paintings, and will explore various oil painting techniques and materials; experienced painters can work independently. Individualized attention will be given in order to refine techniques and develop a personal style. Bring a sketch pad and a 4B pencil or charcoal to the first class. Materials discussed in the first class. 6 Sessions Instructor: Vivienne Cho 327684 Mid County CC 8 Sessions Instructor: Vivienne Cho 327685 Bauer Drive CC $99 4/16 M 6:45pm - 8:45pm $132 4/17 Tu 12:40pm - 2:40pm Acrylic Painting techniques Let's Draw! Beginning/Intermediate Ages 14 and Up: All ability levels are welcome. Discover how to use a step by step approach that makes acrylics resemble the lush look of oils. Learn to create a painting you will be proud to hang in your home. You will love the results! Please bring several pictures of what you would like to paint. $8 material fee covers palette paper and extra paints due to instructor. Please call Margaret at 301-318.8319 for supply list. 7 Sessions Instructor: Margaret Deskin 327664 Bauer Drive CC $115 4/21 Sa 10:30am -12:30pm Ages 10 and Up: A perfect class for older kids and adults to explore different drawing skills. Come find the artist in you! Great fun for families. Please register quickly for this popular class. Contact Pyper at 240-593-4404 for supply list. 7 Sessions Instructor: Pyper H. Dixon 327720 East County CC $112 4/21 Sa 10:15am -12:15pm 4 Ways to Register! 8 RecWeb 7 Fax Mail Our secure on-line registration is fast and easy and still your most convenient way to register. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 240-777-6818. Processed in a secure environment. Registrar, Montgomery County Recreation, 4010 Randolph Road, Silver Spring, MD 20902 While you wait! Registrations will be processed at the following location: � Recreation Administration Building 4010 Randolph Road, Silver Spring, MD 20902 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! JWalk-in 40 Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Pottery Handcrafted Pottery All Levels Pottery 1-2-3 (teen/adult) Ages 14 and Up: Home schooled, homemaker, retired, self-employed or anyone else who wants to learn pottery. Pottery has been know to calm even the worst bad day, come and see why. Hand-building and wheel work with low fire clay and glazes. Last class all glazing and no clay work, pick up two weeks after last class. $30 material fee includes clay, tools, firing and glazes. 4 Sessions Instructor: Abigail Dion 327712 Damascus CRC $74 4/25 W 2:00am - 4:00pm Ages 16 and Up: Int/Adv: Previous experience with clay, wheelworking or handbuilding required. Discover clay and glazes in a creative, friendly environment. Work on individual projects with instructor's guidance. Bring clay tools and old towel. $25 material fee due to instructor at the first class. 10 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Reid 327639 Wheaton CC $170 4/19 Th 7:00pm - 9:00pm Pottery Open Studio Introduction to Pottery Ages 16 and Up: If you ever wanted to try pottery, this is the for you! Designed as an introductory class, you will learn handbuilding and wheel throwing, decorating, and glazing. $25 material fee due to instructor at class. Covers 25lbs of clay, glazes, slips and other consumables. 8 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Reid 327631 East County CC $136 4/18 W 6:30pm - 8:30pm Ages 16 and Up: Intermediate/Advanced: Handbuilding, heel-throwing, decorating and glazing techniques for experienced students. Studio is equipped with wheels, extruders and slabroller. Instructor is available for demonstration and assistance. $25 material fee due at first class. 10 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Reid 327645 Ross Boddy CC 327646 Ross Boddy CC $220 4/17 Tu 10:00am - 2:00pm 4/17 Tu 6:00pm -10:00pm Pottery 1-2-3 for Kids Handcrafted Pottery Beginner/ intermediate Ages 16 and Up: Introduction to techniques used in hand building pieces of functional and decorative pottery, and use of potter's wheel. Basic information on clay bodies, firing, glazing, under glazes and slips. $25 material fee due to instructor at class. 10 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Reid 327638 Wheaton CC $170 4/18 W 10:00am -12:00pm Ages 8 and Up: Join the fun and discover hand-building and wheel work with low fire clay and glazes. Last class all glazing and no clay work, pick up two week after last class. $30 material fee includes clay, tools, firing and glazes. 4 Sessions Instructor: Abigail Dion 327711 Damascus CRC $69 4/25 W 4:00pm - 6:00pm Family Pottery with CREAtE Pottery at Sligo Creek Ages 17 and Up: All levels and experience. Explore handbuilding, wheel throwing and glazing techniques using mid-range stoneware (cone 6) with the instructor's guidance. Fully equipped studio affords you the opportunity to discover and work toward your own creative goals. All artists have access to a potter's wheel. $25 material fee due to instructor at class. 12 Sessions Instructor: Angela Schreiber 327667 Sligo Creek ES 327669 Sligo Creek ES 327668 Sligo Creek ES Instructor: Margaret Dickerson 327670 Sligo Creek ES $288 3/6 3/6 3/8 Tu Tu Th 7:00pm -10:00pm 9:30am -12:30pm 9:30am -12:30pm 7:00pm -10:00pm Ages 16 and Up: Registration fee includes adult participant and one child. Adult participant must register. Child must be 6 or older before the start of the program. Learn the hand building methods of clay construction such as pinch, coil, and slab work. Create sculptures and pottery using these methods, and finish them with decorative techniques and glazing. Projects are fired in a kiln on our premises. You will produce several finished works of art. Older children and adults can work together or independently. Younger students will need help and supervision from the parent, while the instructor teaches the parents. $25 material fee per person due to instructor at the beginning of the first class. No wheel instruction. 8 Sessions Instructor: Create Art Center 326863 Create Arts Center 4/15 Su $219 5:30pm - 7:00pm Take a spin with Pottery! 2/27 M Pottery at Lawton Ages 12 and Up: All levels: Pottery for Everyone. Includes basic skills and techniques for coiling, sculpting and the wheel. Instruction on clay bodies, slips, glazes, underglazes and texture. $25 material fee due instructor at first class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Yolanda Prinsloo 327697 Jane E. Lawton CC $140 4/19 Th 6:00pm - 8:30pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 41 Jewelry Jewelry Basics Ages 12 and Up: Learn the basics of making necklaces and bracelets from using crimp beads to choosing stringing material. Then make a double strand necklace. Once you know the basics, you can make your own one of a kind designs. Bring small needle nosed pliers and wire cutters if you have them. $8 material fee due to instructor in class. 1 Sessions Instructor: Donna Weeks 327713 Bauer Drive CC $35 4/25 W 7:00pm - 9:00pm Dance Youth Pre Ballet by Jazzmatazz Grades K-1: An introductory class that includes creative movement, beginning technical exercises, floor exercise and a performance dance. Leotards, tights and well fitted all leather ballet slippers, in the colors of your choice, are the dress requirements for class. No lace tutus, and only short dance skirts. 9 Sessions Instructor: Betsy Saunders 327682 Long Branch CC $81 4/14 Sa 11:15am -12:00pm Beginning Wire Work Ages 12 and Up: Learn how to work with wire to make loops, spirals, coils and more for all your jewelry projects. Discover what tools are required, how to select wire, and where to purchase your materials. After practicing the various techniques, make an easy to do wire bracelet with glass beads, finished with a handmade clasp. $10 material fee due to instructor at class. 1 Sessions Instructor: Donna Weeks 327714 Bauer Drive CC $43 5/2 W 7:00pm - 9:30pm Ballet Ages 5-8: Beginner: This class introduces the young dancer to the basic movements of ballet and ballet terminology. This class is perfect for the dancer that needs the fundamental introductory training to begin a ballet program. 8 Sessions Instructor: Grace Oleson 326192 Potomac CC 326194 Germantown CC 326193 Wheaton CC $72 4/17 Tu 4/18 W 4/19 Th 4:30pm - 5:15pm 4:30pm - 5:15pm 4:30pm - 5:15pm Earrings, Earrings, Earrings! Age 12 and Up: Tired of never having just the right earrings to go with your favorite clothes? Learn the basics of earring construction from making loops, choosing the tools to making some one-of-a-kind earrings to add to your jewelry collection. Complete several pairs in class. $10 material fee due to instructor at class. 1 Sessions Instructor: Donna Weeks 327716 Bauer Drive CC $35 5/16 W 7:00pm - 9:00pm tap, Ballet & Jazz Beginner Multi Strand Illusion Necklace Ages 12 and Up: If you can tie a knot, you can make this necklace - it's that simple! You'll be using mono filament string, lots of beads and your nimble fingers to create this multi strand necklace. Once you've completed several strands, attach a clasp and learn how to use crimp beads to finish it off. Easy to do, as long as you remember how to tie a knot! $10 material fee due to instructor at class. 1 Sessions Instructor: Donna Weeks 327715 Bauer Drive CC $43 5/9 W 7:00pm - 9:30pm Ages 4-6 and 7-14: This is a combination class introducing tap, ballet and jazz dance. Class requires comfortable clothes to move in. Soft slippers for ballet and jazz, and hard, closed toed shoes for tap. Three routines will be introduced during the session. A performance for family and friends will be held on the last day of class. Fun, fitness, and a great way to find out if your child really wants to dance. For online registration please look at the details for specific age group and time. Questions call Rowena DeLuca at 301-467-3535. 7 Sessions Instructor: Rowena DeLuca $63 Ages 4-6 327768 Mid County CC 4/16 M 6:00pm - 7:00pm 327767 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/21 Sa 10:15am -11:15am Ages 7-14 327769 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/21 Sa 11:15am -12:15pm tap, Ballet & Jazz Int Ages 6-15: Intermediate: This is a continuing class for those who have taken the beginning level. Before registering contact Rowena 301-467-3535 for clarification of placement. 7 Sessions $63 Instructor: Rowena DeLuca 327773 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/21 Sa 12:15pm - 1:15pm 42 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Breakin' & Poppin' Ages 8-12: The breakdancing and popping dance genres provide specialized hip hop moves necessary to give kids the chance to develop and learn style, power moves, and everything in between. This class is perfect for guys and girls that want to learn the popular dance moves in a class that focuses on kids feeling good, having fun, and developing a positive attitude! Comfortable clothing is the dress code for the class (i.e. sneakers, t-shirt, lightweight pants / shorts). 8 Sessions $72 Instructor: Vincent Subramaniam Bauer Drive CC 327703 4/17 Tu 5:00pm - 5:45pm Ballroom Instructors: Joe Kim/Lily .................... 301-801-5926 Tony Seleme .................... 202-386-2060 Rebecca McKinney ............. 202-669-7723 Thomas Woll .................... 703-591-3839 Registration is per person. Ballroom I Beginners (Couples) Ages 16 and Up: Beginner: Learn the basics of Ballroom Dancing for the student with no prior level of instruction. Learn proper dance position, how to lead and follow, and at least three patterns for Waltz, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha Cha and Swing. Depending on the students' progress, additional dances may be included. Registration is per student, must have a partner registered in the class to attend. 8 Sessions Instructor: Joe Kim 327079 Olney ES 4/20 Instructor: Tony Seleme 327075 Bauer Drive CC 4/16 Instructor: Rebecca McKinney 327078 Bethesda ES 4/16 Instructor: Thomas Woll/Ann Basso 327077 Mid County CC 4/18 $72 F M M W 7:30pm - 8:30pm 7:15pm - 8:15pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:15pm - 7:15pm Ages 6-8 : This is a high energy, fun filled dance class, packed with the latest hip hop choreography. Let your child come move and groove to the latest hip hop music while learning this fun style of dance. 7 Sessions Instructor: Vincent Subramaniam 327707 Potomac CC 4/16 M 8 Sessions Instructor: Vincent Subramaniam 327710 Upper County CC 4/18 W $63 4:30pm - 5:15pm $72 6:45pm - 7:30pm Hip Hop for Kids! Ballroom II (Couples) Hip Hop for KidZ! Ages 9-12 : A high energy, fun filled dance class, packed with the latest hip hop choreography. Let your child come move and groove to the latest hip hop music while learning this fun style of dance. 7 Sessions Instructor: Vincent Subramaniam 327704 Potomac CC 4/16 M $63 5:30pm - 6:15pm Ages 16 and Up: Intermediate: Prerequisite: Beginner ballroom course. After a brief review of the Ballroom I Dances, reinforce and build your confidence by learning additional variations for these dances, including Tango and Merengue. Emphasis is placed on maintaining proper dance position and improved pattern execution to perfect each move. Depending on the class's progress additional dances may be included. For further information please contact your instructor directly. Registration is per student. 8 Sessions Instructor: Joe Kim 327067 Olney ES 4/20 Instructor: Tony Seleme 327068 Bauer Drive CC 4/16 Instructor: Rebecca McKinney 327069 Bethesda ES 4/16 Instructor: Thomas Woll/Ann Basso 327066 Mid County CC 4/19 $72 F M M Th 8:30pm - 9:30pm 8:15pm - 9:15pm 8:00pm - 9:00pm 6:45pm - 7:45pm Bollywood Kids Ages 6-10: Bollywood style dance is the latest craze among the young kids. Learn a dance on Oscar winning sound track `Jai ho' from movie Slumdog Millionaire or other current popular soundtracks. These dances are set to very catchy tunes and have a fast, vibrant beat. The dance moves also help kids with motor coordination, better focus, and confidence. Questions: Call Kumud Mathur at 301-299-3334. 8 Sessions Instructor: Kumud Mathur 326993 Potomac CC $72 4/17 Tu 6:30pm - 7:15pm Ballroom III (Couples) Ages 16 and Up: Intermediate/Advanced: Prerequisite: Ballroom Dance II or equivalent. Students will further develop a firm foundation in dancing ability in the ballroom dances covered in Ballroom I and II. Learn additional patterns in each dance with an emphasis on proper execution and technique. Classes may specialize in 3 or 4 dances per session. Registration fee is per student, each student must have a registered to participate in the class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Thomas Woll/Ann Basso 327616 Gwendolyn Coffield CC 4/17 Tu $72 7:45pm - 8:45pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 43 Ballroom IV (Couples) Ages 16 and Up: Prerequisite: Completion of Ballroom I, Intermediate or Intermediate Advanced: Students will further develop dancing skills by learning additional patterns in each dance, improving dancing technique and execution. Classes may specialize in 3 or 4 dances per session. For further information please contact your instructor directly. All registration fees are per person, a registered partner is required for this class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Thomas Woll/Ann Basso 327629 Mid County CC 4/19 Th $72 7:45pm - 8:45pm Ballroom Waltz (Couples) Ages 16 and Up: Learn this classical slow dance that is the opening to all formal dance. This beautiful dance is the oldest and most graceful of the social dances. Registration fee is per person, must have a registered partner to participate. 8 Sessions Instructor: Rebecca McKinney 327604 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/19 Th $72 6:45pm - 7:45pm International Folk Bhangra/ Bollywood Beginner/Intermediate: Ages 11 and Up: Enjoy and learn the latest dance craze. Bhangra is a vigorous and rhythmic dance for social parties, while Bollywood is a hip hop low impact dance mixed with classical and folk dances of India. These dances are set to very catchy tunes with romantic lyrics and fast beat. Stay in shape while learning an art. Questions: Call Kumud Mathur at 301-299-3334. 8 Sessions $72 Instructor: Kumud Mathur 326996 Potomac CC 4/17 Tu 7:30pm - 8:30pm Ballroom Practice & Party (Couples) Age 17 and Up: Intermediate/Advanced: Learn ballroom variations the first hour and then add to your enjoyment with a two-hour practice and party. One potluck dinner during the course. $20 per couple parties set-up fee due instructor. For further information please contact your instructor directly. Instructor: Tony Seleme 202-3862060. Registration is per person, students must have a registered partner to attend the class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Tony Seleme 327107 Holiday Park SC $96 4/20 F 7:00pm -10:00pm Ballroom Wedding Dance (Couples) Ages 18 and Up: Beginner: Learn to dance for that special occasion, your wedding, or just take the course to learn the three of most common ballroom wedding dances, the Waltz, Foxtrot, or Rumba. These are the three basic slow dances that couples usually chose for their special first dance together. Instruction will focus on proper dance position, how to lead and follow, and some basic patterns that you can use to form a routine for your dance. Registration fee is per person, must have a registered partner to attend the class. 7 Sessions Instructor: Thomas Woll/Tony Dunn 327605 Potomac CC 4/16 M $63 7:00pm - 8:00pm Swing (Couples) Ages 17 and Up: Beginner: Single and Triple Swing. Learn underarm turns, swivels using swing variations. This class is a East Coast Swing starting with Single Swing for an easy start, then progress to Triple Swing. Registration fee is per person, students must have a registered partner to attend. 8 Sessions Instructor: Tony Seleme 327102 Holiday Park SC $72 4/17 Tu 7:00pm - 8:00pm International Folk Dancing DC Hand Dancing (Singles and Couples) Ages 18 and Up: Proclaimed the official dance of the Nation's Capital, learn this smooth style of 6-count Swing featuring various circular and slotted patterns. DC Hand Dancing is done to moderate and fast Motown, Blues and Disco music. No partner required. Students change patterns frequently. For singles, couples, trios, and bring your friends. 8 Sessions Instructor: Thomas Woll/Tony Dunn 327618 Potomac CC 4/18 W $72 7:00pm - 8:00pm Ages 17 and Up: Beginner/Advanced. The first part of class will be devoted to assisting beginners experience the culture, music and folk dances from Bulgaria, Hungary, Armenia, Romania, Greece, Israel and more. The intermediate/ advanced level dancers add dances from Macedonia, Turkey, Slovakia, Croatia, Serbia, and other countries. Students may begin any time during the session by registering, and then taking their receipt to class to receive their passes from the instructor. Classes are offered continually, from season to season and you may use your passes for any class. There are no refunds for unused passes. Questions: call 301-871-8788 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. 8 Sessions Instructor: Phyllis Diamond 327676 Jane E. Lawton CC 6 Sessions Instructor: Phyllis Diamond 327677 Jane E. Lawton CC 4 Sessions Instructor: Phyllis Diamond 327678 Jane E. Lawton CC $56 4/16 M 4/30 M 5/14 M 7:30pm - 9:45pm $42 7:30pm - 9:45pm $28 7:30pm - 9:45pm 44 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Latin Latin Salsa (Couples) Ages 17 and Up: This hot dance sizzles with rhythms and movement making Salsa a fun and popular dance for beginners. 8 Sessions Instructor: Tony Seleme 327105 Holiday Park SC 4/17 Tu Instructor: Rebecca McKinney 327104 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/19 Th $72 8:00pm - 9:00pm 7:45pm - 8:45pm More Dance Chicago Steppin 18 and Up: Steppin is a form of Swing Dance. The design of the dance employs a leader and follower synchronizing their steps in a smooth, soulful and complementary manner. Emphasis is placed on dancing to the beat and rhythm of the music. Materials fee of $2 is due to the instructor at the first class. 4 Sessions Instructor: Jeff Brown 327653 East County CC 327654 East County CC 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeff Brown 327652 East County CC $33 4/18 W 5/16 W 4/18 W 7:45pm - 8:45pm 7:45pm - 8:45pm $60 7:45pm - 8:45pm Latin Salsa (Singles & Couples) Ages 17 and Up: Learn today's hottest dance-Salsa! Learn a unique technique to dance Salsa, the difference between studio and night club styles, lead and follow, the `get out of jail', steps to get your partner back on beat, and when to do the Mambo instead. Registration fee for single registrants, sign up with a friend to ensure a balance. Students change partners frequently. Tom Woll may be reached for further information at 703-5913839. 8 Sessions Instructor: Thomas Woll/Tony Dunn 327620 Potomac CC 4/18 W $72 8:00pm - 9:00pm tap tap Dance for Adults Beginners Ages 16 and up. An introduction to the basics of tap and its terminology. For further information and to clarify correct class placement, please call Rowena at 301-4673535. 8 Sessions Instructor: Rowena DeLuca 327775 Capital View-Hmd Park 4/18 W $72 6:00pm - 7:00pm Latin tango (Couples) Age 17 and Up: Beginner/Intermediate. American and International Standard Tango. For further information the instructor, Rebecca McKinney may be reached at 202669-7723. 8 Sessions Instructor: Rebecca McKinney 327603 Bethesda ES 4/16 M $72 9:00pm -10:00pm tap Dance for Adults Intermediate Ages 16 and up. A continuation for anyone who has had the beginner class. For further information, or to clarify correct placement, please call Rowena at 301-4673535. 8 Sessions Instructor: Rowena DeLuca 327776 Capital View-Hmd Park 4/18 W 327777 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/20 F $72 7:00pm - 8:00pm 12:30pm - 1:30pm Latin Salsa & Merengue Beginner (Single & Couples) Ages 17 and Up: Beginner. This class is popular worldwide. The class will includes partner dance, solo free style, and practice to mini choreographed routine. Students will be learn night club style, street style, and formal dance style. Students will change partners frequently. Program does not require a partner to attend. 8 Sessions Instructor: Joe Kim 327081 Barnsley, Lucy ES $72 4/18 W 7:30pm - 8:30pm tap Dance for Adults Advanced Ages 16 and Up: This course is for dances with considrable experience or who is ready to move from the intermediate level. For clarification of what level is appropriate, please call Rowena Deluca at 301-467-3535. 8 Sessions Instructor: Rowena DeLuca 327774 Capital View-Hmd Park 4/18 W $72 8:00pm - 9:00pm Latin Salsa & Merengue Inter/Adv (Single & Couples) Ages 17 and Up: Intermediate/Advanced: Prerequisite: Salsa beginner class or solid basic knowledge. Initially review beginner Salsa and quickly add on advanced Salsa skills with emphasis on turning technique. Students will also enjoy fun loaded show off Shine Steps newly added to this class. Students will be taught night club style, street style, and formal dance style. Students change partners frequently. For further information the instructor, Joe Kim may be reached on 301-774-3126. This class does not require a partner. 8 Sessions Instructor: Joe Kim 327087 Barnsley, Lucy ES $72 4/18 W 8:30pm - 9:30pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 45 Music "When's the Guide available?" mo nt go un ty me ry Co Guitar Guitar Level I Ages 9 and Up: Beginner: Tune up and start playing your favorite songs without learning how to read music. Learn several songs utilizing strumming, bass strumming and finger picking techniques. Please bring a fully strung guitar (preferably acoustic), electronic tuner and a pencil. Price includes instructional songbook. Questions: Call Brian Gross at 301-320-6999. 8 Sessions $124 Instructor: Brian Gross 327743 Potomac CC 4/17 Tu 6:00pm - 7:00pm 327744 Bauer Drive CC 4/18 W 7:00pm - 8:00pm Recreation reC rea Pro gr a d Par k tio n an ms MontgoMery County sum mer 2011 swimming s day triP tennis arding skatebo golf sum mer CamPs g Cookin kar ate danCe iCe skating nature h more! and muc MO NT GO UN TY ME RY CO Recreation REC REA PRO GR A D PAR K TIO N AN MS MONTGOMERY COUNTY FALL 2011 L BASKETBAL ICE SKATING NATURE YOGA HIKES SCULPTING PIANO ESS WATER FITN S DAY TRIP BIRDING TENNIS GOLF and e! much mor mo nt go un ty me ry co Recreation rec rea Pro gr a d Par k tio n an ms MontgoMery County Guitar Songs win ter 2011/12 ice skating Zumba Jewelry making tennis key ice hoc Painting tching birdwa Fencing rding liFegua hiking h more! and muc Ages 9 and Up: Prerequisite, Level I or new students with applicable experience/knowledge welcome. Love to play your favorites and learn new songs to add to your favorite's collections? Come cover new chords including barre and power chords. Please bring the songs you want to play, a fully strung guitar (acoustic or electric), electronic tuner and a pencil. Price includes all materials. Questions: Brian Gross at 301-320-6999. 8 Sessions Instructor: Brian Gross 327747 Bauer Drive CC $124 4/18 W 8:00pm - 9:00pm To order your subscription to the Recreation Guide (5 Guides for $5) or to view the Guides online visit us a recweb.montgomerycountymd.gov 46 If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to FRIENDS OF RECREATION, to support MCR facilities and programs, or enable a needy child or teen to enjoy a positive recreation experience, please make your check payable to Community Foundation/MCR and indicate how you want your gift to be used. Send your check to: Friends of Recreation, 4010 Randolph Road, Silver Spring, MD 20902. To learn more about FOR, call 240-777-4920 or check our webpage at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Recreation MONTGOMERY COUNTY Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Piano Group Piano Intermediate Exploring Music and Piano Level IB Ages 5-10: Prerequisite Level IA. A progressive program for the older participant. Contains all the elements of Exploring Music and Piano classes with additional emphasis on expressive technique. Digital pianos are provided for participants use. Adult participation is required and children should have access to a piano for practice outside of class. $10 material fee due to instructor. 7 Sessions $151 Instructor: Geiza Dourado 327759 Golden School of Music 4/16 M 5:15pm - 6:15pm 327758 Golden School of Music 4/21 Sa 12:00pm - 1:00pm Ages 18 and Up: Students are required to have some piano skills and knowledge of note reading, theory and rhythm patterns. Improve your ability to move freely over the keyboard and develop rhythmic, harmonic, and theoretical concepts. Major and minor scales are taught progressively. Duet, ensemble and solo literature will be performed in all classes. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeffrey Binckes 327737 Holiday Park SC 327738 Holiday Park SC 327741 Holiday Park SC Instructor: Elizabeth Duncan 327739 Holiday Park SC 327740 Holiday Park SC $120 4/16 M 8:00pm - 8:50pm 4/16 M 7:00pm - 7:50pm 4/16 M 11:15am -12:05pm 4/17 Tu 11:15am -12:05pm 4/17 Tu 7:00pm - 7:50pm Exploring Music and Piano Level IC Ages 5-10: Prerequisite Level IA & IB. A progressive program for the older participant. Contains all the elements of Exploring Music and Piano classes with additional emphasis on expressive technique. Digital pianos are provided for participants use. Adult participation is required and children should have access to a piano for practice outside of class. $10 material fee due to instructor. 7 Sessions $151 Instructor: Geiza Dourado 327762 Golden School of Music 4/16 M 5:45pm - 6:45pm 327765 Golden School of Music 4/21 Sa 12:30pm - 1:30pm 8 Sessions $172 Instructor: Geiza Dourado 327761 Golden School of Music 4/19 Th 5:00pm - 6:00pm Group Piano Advanced Ages 18 and Up: Continued development of performance techniques in advanced literature through the study of stylistic differences of the master composers from various periods of music. Emphasis on duet and two piano literature as well as solo performance. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeffrey Binckes 327732 Holiday Park SC $120 4/16 M 1:30pm - 2:20pm Group Piano Popular Piano Favorites Group Piano Beginner Ages 18 and Up: A fun and exciting approach to music and piano! No need to be able to read music, you'll absorb that as you begin to play easy popular songs. Students should have a piano or keyboard available to them for practice. 8 Sessions Instructor: Elizabeth Duncan 327742 Holiday Park SC $120 4/17 Tu 1:15pm - 2:05pm Ages 18 and Up: Explore theory, technique and analysis of music through individual and ensemble practice and performance. Theory is taught at all levels in conjunction with music performed. You must have a piano or keyboard available for practice. Note: Textbooks are required and used in all courses. Book costs are in addition to course fees. Books will be available for purchase at first class. No previous musical background is needed. Note reading, rhythm, beginning technique of five-finger position and harmonization of simple melodies are covered. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeffrey Binckes 327735 Holiday Park SC Instructor: Elizabeth Duncan 327733 Holiday Park SC 327734 Holiday Park SC $120 4/16 M 4/17 Tu 4/17 Tu 2:30pm - 3:20pm 2:15pm - 3:05pm 8:00pm - 8:50pm Group Piano Adv. Beg Ages 18 and Up: Students should have a basic knowledge of reading music, playing easy rhythms and playing with both hands with the use of chords in the C and G hand positions. Covers progression toward playing in the major keys of C, G, and F and the minor keys of A and D. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeffrey Binckes 327728 Holiday Park SC 327731 Holiday Park SC Instructor: Elizabeth Duncan 327729 Holiday Park SC 327730 Holiday Park SC $120 4/16 M 4/16 M 10:15am -11:05am 12:30pm - 1:20pm 4/17 Tu 10:15am -11:05am 4/17 Tu 12:15pm - 1:05pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 47 Cooking Cooking Skills Advanced Cooking Skills Ages 15 and Up: Emphasize cooking skills including presentations. We will be preparing two different appetizers, a soup course, a main course and a dessert. The appetizers will include shrimp and chicken, the soup will be a French potato leek soup made with homemade chicken stock and the entr�e will be individual Beef Wellingtons (beef filet mignon in puff pastry with mushrooms) with a red wine sauce accompanied by a potato gratin. A pear and walnut tarte tatin will cover dessert. Remember, in this, as in all of our classes, we eat what we fix. Take home recipes are provided. A $ 20 food fee due to the instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327785 Ross Boddy CC $65 6/23 Sa 10:30am - 2:20pm Knife Skills Ages 18 and Up: The Cutting Edge! The proper use of the chef's knife in the kitchen will do as much to improve your cooking ability as anything else you can do. This is a hands-on class that emphasizes proper technique, safety, selection of proper knives and care and upkeep. You can use our knives, bring your own to use (we'll evaluate them for you) or purchase new ones from the complete line of professional knives that we have available (and you even get a discount!). You will peel, slice and chop vegetables and fruits as well as separate and de-bone a chicken. You will use a peeler, chef's knife, paring knife and boning knife during the course of the class Lunch will be prepared from the fruits of your labors, so bring an appetite. $15 food fee due Instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327771 Ross Boddy CC $65 5/19 Sa 10:30am - 2:30pm Cooking Skills II Spring Cooking Skills I Spring Ages 15 and Up: Your next best comfort step in the kitchen with more knife skills along with techniques to ease your time in the kitchen and great food to go with it. You will prepare an appetizer recipe of Spiced Crispies and an entr�e of Ancho Chili and Coffee Braised Short Ribs of Beef accompanied by Smushed Oven Fried Potatoes, and to top it off, a Fresh Apple galette. Kitchen Skills One is not a pre-requisite, but this class is not for the novice or beginner cook. We eat what we fix so bring an appetite. Take home recipes. $ 15 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327780 Ross Boddy CC $65 4/28 Sa 10:30am - 2:30pm Ages 15 and Up: Your First Step in the Kitchen! The best way to feel more comfortable in the kitchen is to be more familiar with some of the basic cooking techniques that make all tasks just a little easier. You will learn knife skills including how to slice different foods, dice and chop onions and even how to hone and sharpen your knives. Cooking techniques will include how to know the difference between saut�, stew, roast and braise. And you will fix a first class lunch in the process. The menu includes a wonderful Tuscan Roast Pork (that you will roll and tie) with Apples and Vegetables), and a homemade salad dressing with a fruit cobbler for dessert. This class features take home recipes as well as plenty to eat! $15 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327763 Ross Boddy CC $65 4/14 Sa 10:30am - 2:30pm Intermediate Cooking Ages 15 and Up: Now you can take that next move up to improve your culinary skills. We'll spend some more time on your knife skills and we'll be working with limited recipes. This will be a class where I will bring in a `market basket' of goodies, and you get to cook from that basket (think `Chopped' on the Food Network, but you won't have to leave!). It may be beef or pork or seafood or shellfish or even all veggies, but I guarantee that it will be good and you will enjoy the experience. This is a real working class so it will be rather intense and move quickly, but the results will be worth it. Remember, in this class we eat what we fix so bring an appetite. Take home recipes. A $15 food fee due to the instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327783 Ross Boddy CC $65 6/9 Sa 10:30am - 2:30pm 48 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec General Cooking Family Chefs Ages 4-15: `One Bite Won't Hurt You!' Cooking facts & fun based on the successful Tiny Hands Chefs classes. Tired of microwave fast foods? Simplistic ingredients are combined to create mouth watering dishes that everyone will love! Come create, consume and of course, clean up in this exciting class that makes food preparation a `family affair'. Parent participation required. $35 family cooking fee (covers parent and one child's materials) due to instructor. Price is per child, no charge for parent participation. 4 Sessions Instructor: Abigail Dion 326457 Potomac CC $52 4/16 M 4:00pm - 5:00pm Backroads of Italy Ages 15 and Up: Up and down the boot, the best food is found in the backroads of Italy. In this class, we will make simple yet extraordinary dishes that will enhance your recipe repertoire. We will be making Focaccia with Lemon and Garlic, Pasta with Dill Pesto Ricotta and Golden Breadcrumbs, Chicken in Limoncello and Thyme. A $15 food fee is due to the instructor at class. 1 Sessions Instructor: Alba Johnson 327397 Mid County CC $50 4/19 Th 6:30pm - 8:30pm Grill Cooking, become the Master of your own Grill! Ages 15 and Up: Do you have problems with consistently turning out good food from your grill? We will fire up both the big charcoal grill and the gas grill and use both in preparing a wonderful meal that we will enjoy at the end of the class. We are going to do a Brined and Grilled Whole Cut Up Chicken with homemade barbecue sauce, a Grilled Vegetable Pasta Salad and of course you cannot light a grill and not do a sausage of some kind. We eat what we cook, so come with an appetite. Take home recipes provided. $18 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327772 Ross Boddy CC $65 6/2 Sa 10:30am - 2:30pm the Freshest Seafood We Can Find Ages 15 and Up: We will certainly have salmon and a white fish (maybe snapper, depending on availability). Shrimp and catfish will be available so that we can prepare an appetizer or two, maybe some spicy catfish fingers with a real New Orleans remoulade sauce. We'll have a smoker available so we might just smoke some white fish and have a smoked fish salad. This is a full participation class with a full dinner meal as part of the experience, so come with an appetite. Take home recipes are provided. $15 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327784 Ross Boddy CC $50 6/19 Tu 6:30pm - 9:30pm Recreation NOW Get in the know... Sign up and get the most up-to-date information on pools, senior and community centers closings, program cancellations, and/or special events notices. Alerts 49 We can send Recreation Alerts messages to you via email, cell phone, or pager. Please be aware that text message and data rate charges through your cell phone provider will apply. SIGN UP NOW for this free service at montgomerycountymd.gov! Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 Italian-Greek Fusion Ages 15 and Up: Enjoy an artful feast by melding delicious Italian and Greek dishes. Take pleasure in the flavors, taste, and aromas of this fusion cuisine while making Roasted Mushrooms Alla Feta and Thyme, Meatballs with Lemon-Red Onion and Yogurt Salsa, Stuffed Tomatoes with Rice Mint Feta and Parmesan. $15 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: Alba Johnson 327398 Mid County CC $50 5/24 Th 6:30pm - 8:30pm Be Your Own Personal Chef! Ages 15 and Up: `The secrets of economical `fix ahead food.' You will cook and learn how to prepare 2 weeks worth of food at a time AND how to save money in the process. How to schedule your every other-Saturday cook day; shop, cook, package, label and store a 2 week supply of Really Good Food for your family. A heavy emphasis is placed on organization, food safety and safe food storage. We will prepare a full lunch as part of the experience, so come with an appetite. Take home recipes for 2 weeks worth of meals including side dishes. $15 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327766 Ross Boddy CC $65 5/12 Sa 10:30am - 2:30pm A Night for tapas Ages 15 and Up: In Spain the tapas experience goes handin-hand with hospitality, friendship and conversation. A tapa is a bite of soothing and delicious savory treat which we will be making in this class, such as Rosti of Asparagus, Zucchini Frittata, Shrimp and Corn Frittelle, Arugula and Herb Salad with Orange Vinaigrette. $15 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: Alba Johnson 327396 Mid County CC $50 3/27 Tu 6:30pm - 8:30pm Real Sweets, Real Good Ages 15 and Up: There's nothing that spells `real good home cook' better than a beautiful dessert after dinner has been completed. In this class we will take on a very humble French free form apple galette (made with three different kinds of apples and cinnamon), followed with a savory Spiced Short Bread Cookie and finally a showpiece of a dessert, Bittersweet Chocolate Tart with Cr�me Anglaise. Remember, in this class we eat what we fix so bring an appetite. Take home recipes. A $15 food fee due to the instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327770 Ross Boddy CC $50 5/15 Tu 6:30pm - 9:30pm Real thai, Real Good Ages 15 and Up: Always one of the most popular classes we offer, with wonderful recipes that you can easily duplicate at home. This class features all new, never done in one of our classes before recipes. We will begin with Fried Quail Egg Wontons for an appetizer, served with a delightfully spicy and smooth dipping sauce, your choice of Pad Thai with pork, chicken or shrimp (or any combination). Finally, a traditional Thai dessert, Sweet Sticky Rice with fresh Mango. Remember, in this class we eat what we fix so bring an appetite. Take home recipes. A $15 food fee due to the instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327764 Ross Boddy CC $50 4/17 Tu 6:30am - 9:30pm 50 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Wine and Dine Italian Wines and Real Italian Food California Central Coacst Wines and Food Ages 21 and Up: In this class we will visit the Central Coast of California, one of the most productive and quality oriented wine growing regions in the entire nation. Many of the world's largest winemakers are located here, including Ernest and Julio Gallo and Robert Mondavi. In this class we will make mini roasted pobalno mac and cheese pies with three Central Coast wines to taste; then Grilled Pork Tenderloin in Tomato Creole Cream Sauced with another three wines and finally beef and lamb kofte and the last three wines. We will close out with chocolates, paired with the last wine tasted. The students first prepare three different dishes in a full participation cooking class, each of which is then paired with three different wines. This class features take home recipes as well as plenty to eat! So bring an appetite and join us. $20 food fee due instructor at class time 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327760 Ross Boddy CC $55 6/1 F 7:00pm -10:00pm Ages 21 and Up: We are going to take trip; we'll visit three different regions and experience both the food and the wines of each of the three areas. Each food dish will be matched with three of the wines chosen for the class from that region. The food will be prepared using original Italian recipes with products available locally that most closely compares to the products available in Italy. We will start with lighter white wines and then progress to heavier red wines as we progress through the menu, we will prepare the three different foods from the regions and then match each food with wines from the same region. Recipes haven't been selected yet, but you are guaranteed that each recipe from Tuscany, Fruilli and Puglia (the boot heel of Italy) will be great and the matching wines will be wonderful! You can contact the instructor by e-mail two weeks prior to the class at email@example.com to get the menu. The students first prepare three different dishes in a full participation cooking class, each of which is then paired with three different wines. That's nine wines total that will be tasted during the course of the evenings class. This class features take home recipes as well as plenty to eat! So bring an appetite and join us; a great, guaranteed fun Friday night out. $20 food fee due instructor at class time. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327754 Ross Boddy CC $55 4/6 F 7:00pm -10:00pm Australian Wines and Real Australian Food Ages 21 and Up: We will go half way around the world, `down-under' to Australia. Know for its fine wines, kangaroos and `shrimp on the Barbie.' We are going to start with Murray Cod with Lemon, Tomato and Onions from the famous Mildura Grand Hotel in Mildura, Victoria. A wonderful dish that will set you all abuzz and we'll have three wines from Victoria to taste with this unique dish. Our next dish will be `The One Only Restaurant's' Mini Spring Rolls with spicy dipping sauce from Springvale, Western Australia along with three matching wines from that region. Then on to South Australia for Roast Leg of Lamb, served with the traditional roasted vegetables, peas, gravy and mint jelly; and of course three marvelous wines from South Australia to match the roast lamb. If you have wondered about the great wines of Australia, this is your chance to sample nine different wines from three regions of Australia paired with foods from the same regions where the grapes are grown and the wine is made. All wines selections are, of course, dependent on availability in the local county liquor and wine stores. The students first prepare three different dishes in a full participation cooking class, each of which is then paired with three different wines. This class features take home recipes as well as plenty to eat! $20 food fee due instructor. 1 Sessions Instructor: James Davis 327756 Ross Boddy CC $55 5/4 F 7:00pm -10:00pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 51 Fitness and Wellness Aerobic Dance Dance & Fitness Ages 16 and Up: (13-15 if accompanied by a parent/ guardian). Complete cardiovascular aerobic workout for all those who love music and movement - women and men! Includes flexibility and leg routines leading into a full aerobic workout and final cool down, weights, abdominal work and cool down stretch. Varied music and interesting choreography from trained, experienced and CPR certified instructors. Wear supportive athletic shoes, bring a mat/blanket for floor work, and hand weights (optional). Questions email at firstname.lastname@example.org 18 Sessions Instructor: Elaine Waldstreicher 326781 Mid County CC 4/11 Instructor: Jinjer Azur�e 326780 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/11 20 Sessions Instructor: Lois Antos 326776 Veirs Mill Local Park 4/10 Instructor: Trish Baker 326777 Bauer Drive CC 4/10 Instructor: Alice Donnelly 326778 Potomac CC 4/10 Instructor: Katy Weimers 326779 Rock View ES 4/10 $126 W, M 7:30pm - 8:30pm W, M 6:00pm - 7:00pm $140 Tu,Th 9:30am -10:30am Tu,Th 4:30pm - 5:30pm Tu,Th 6:00pm - 7:00pm Tu,Th 7:00pm - 8:00pm Youth Baton 1 Beginner Ages 4-10: Fundamental twirling, marching, and basic dance techniques. Batons for class use are provided by instructor, however, purchase is recommended. Custom fit batons may be ordered at first class. Participants will demonstrate their skills in an informal parent performance at last class. Questions: Call Juli Duda at 240-422-6789 (cell), 301-865-5553 (phone) or email at: email@example.com 8 Sessions Instructor: Julianna Duda 327040 Belmont ES 327037 Damascus CRC 327038 Germantown CC 327036 Clemente, Roberto MS $50 4/10 4/11 4/12 4/16 Tu W Th M 5:30pm - 6:15pm 4:45pm - 5:30pm 4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:45pm - 6:30pm Dance & Fitness Add a Class Ages 16 and Up: Add a THIRD day to your workout routine and see your strength and endurance improve! Pick any day Monday -Thursday or Saturday during our regular classes and keep dancing at a different location! Questions contact firstname.lastname@example.org 10 Sessions Instructor: Katy Weimers 326793 Veirs Mill Local Park Instructor: See classes above 326794 See classes above $70 4/14 Sa 9:00am -10:00am Jacki Sorensen's Aerobic Dance See classes above Cheerleading 1 Ages 5-14: Don't miss this exciting 4 week cheerleading program! Students will learn new cheers and chants, proper motions, tumbling, safe stunting, and dynamic choreography. Questions: Call Phil Brudner at (301) 865-0666 4 Sessions Instructor: Philip Brudner 327516 Germantown CC 327517 Olney ES $71 4/17 Tu 4/18 W 5:00pm - 7:00pm 5:00pm - 7:00pm Ages 16 and Up: Complete, safe, effective and fun fitness program that burns calories and increases flexibility, strength and endurance. All routines are adaptable to low impact and low intensity levels through self pacing. Heart rate monitoring and `on your feet' muscle strengthening. Bring mat and hand and/or ankle weights (optional). Questions call Karin at:(240)-207-3091 10 Sessions Instructor: Karin Baker 326871 Potomac CC 326872 Potomac CC $70 4/10 Tu 4/12 Th 9:00am -10:00am 9:00am -10:00am Zumbatomics - Zukossa Fitness Ages 6-12: Designed exclusively for kids Zumbatomic classes are a rockin', high-energy fitness-parties packed with specially choreographed, kid-friendly routines and all the music kids love to groove to in a group, like hip-hop, reggaeton, cumbia and more. Parents love Zumbatomic because of the effects it has on kids, increasing their focus and self-confidence, boosting metabolism and enhancing coordination. For more information contact Janet Awokoya at email@example.com. 10 Sessions Instructor: Zukossa Fitness Team 327508 Burtonsville ES 4/17 Tu $70 4:30pm - 5:30pm Zumba Fitness with Definition Ages 16 and Up: Zumba is a dance-like type of fitness that gets your whole body moving, is fun, and burns calories! It mixes Latin and International rhythms, music, and steps to get energy levels pumping. It is cardiovascular aerobic exercise that is sure to give you a great workout! Varied music and interesting choreography from trained, experienced and CPR certified instructors. Questions please contact Juliet Rodman at (301) 229-7555 or Juliet@wellnesscorporatesolutions.com 18 Sessions Instructor: Juliet Rodman 326870 Clara Barton CC $126 4/13 F, M 9:15am -10:15am 52 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Zumba Ages 16 and Up: (13-15yrs if accompanied by parent or guardian). Beginner/Intermediate: Fitness combine mesmerizing latin rhythms with easy to follow moves to create a dynamic fitness program. One invigorating hour of caloric-burning, and body-energizing. Zumba provides an opportunity to creatively exercise while dancing your stress away! For more information contact Melissa Moreira at: (301) 318-9379 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org@ gmail.com. 8 Sessions Instructor: Halo Dance Studio 326840 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 9 Sessions Instructor: Halo Dance Studio 326844 Bauer Drive CC 10 Sessions Instructor: Halo Dance Studio 326842 Wisconsin Place CRC 326845 Wisconsin Place CRC 326846 Germantown CC 326847 Germantown CC 326848 Germantown CC 326849 Germantown CC 326841 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 326843 Wisconsin Place CRC $80 4/16 M 4/14 Sa 4/10 4/12 4/10 4/12 4/10 4/12 4/11 4/13 Tu Th Tu Th Tu Th W F 6:00pm - 7:00pm $90 9:15am -10:15am $100 6:00pm - 7:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 9:30am -10:30am 9:30am -10:30am 7:15pm - 8:15pm 7:15pm - 8:15pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 9:45am -10:45am Aerobic Exercise Better Bodies by Jerry Ages 30-65: This fun, effective and safe workout is designed for everyone (co-ed) and incorporates some Zumba, kickboxing and traditional aerobic moves. Participants will bun fat, tone muscles and strengthen bones - all while having FUN! This is a low impact, high energy workout, so bring a mat, hand weights and a resistance band. This class includes warm-up, cardio, strength training and a relaxing cool-down. For questions please contact GettingFitwithJerry@comcast.net. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jerry Palazzo 326999 Churchill, Winston HS 4/10 Tu 327001 Churchill, Winston HS 4/12 Th $56 5:45pm - 6:45pm 5:45pm - 6:45pm Dynaerobics Ages 16 and Up:(Ages 13-15 if accompanied by a parent/ guardian): A total program, perfect for cross trainers. Energizing warm up, choreographed, safe high and low impact aerobics, strengthening and toning exercises with resistance bands and a relaxing cool down stretch. Bring a mat/towel. Owned and choreographed by Ferhan Kiper Doyle. Questions contact Ferhan Kiper Doyle at FerhanDoyle@aol.com 20 Sessions Instructor: Gail Oring 327527 Bauer Drive CC 16 Sessions Instructor: Lee Berry 327525 Wyngate ES Instructor: Nancy Dameron 327526 Cloverly ES 10 Sessions Instructor: Regina Gaither 327529 Bauer Drive CC $140 4/10 Tu,Th 6:00pm - 7:00pm $112 4/11 W, M 6:00pm - 7:00pm 4/11 W, M 6:30pm - 7:30pm $70 4/14 Sa 10:00am -11:00am Zumba with Zukossa Fitness Ages 16 and Up: (13-15 if accompanied by a parent or guardian). Zumba is a fun, aerobic dance workout that incorporates salsa, merengue, cumbia, reggaeton and other international music that works the body and lifts the spirit. The Zukossa Fitness team, lead by Janet Awokoya, infuses various African and Caribbean dance movements for an even greater, dynamic workout! The routines feature aerobic interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. Burn 400-1000 calories in one hour! For more information contact Janet Awokoya at: zumbawithjanet@ gmail.com 8 Sessions $80 Instructor: Zukossa Fitness Team 327026 Schweinhaut SC 4/10 Tu 7:30pm - 8:30pm 327027 Schweinhaut SC 4/12 Th 7:30pm - 8:30pm 327028 Mid County CC 4/14 Sa 10:30am -11:30am Jacki Sorensen's Strong Step Ages 16 and Up: A high energy low impact fitness class; a blend of exercise, bench and resistance training providing a full body workout. Students can adjust step level to vary intensity. Participants provide own step and exercise mat 1-6 lbs. hand weights (optional). Limited steps available for class use, call instructor to verify availability at (240)-207-3091 10 Sessions Instructor: Karin Baker 326873 Potomac CC $70 4/13 F 9:00am -10:00am Jazzmatazz Low Impact Aerobics Ages 16 and Up: A terrific combination of Pilates Mat Work plus a low impact/high intensity aerobic workout. Gain core strength, general muscular strength and flexibility in addition to cardiovascular and respiratory improvement through lively music and carefully choreographed routines. Students are strongly urged to register for both Tuesday & Thursday to achieve the best results. 10 Sessions Instructor: Betsy Saunders 326875 Wheaton CC 326876 Wheaton CC $70 4/10 Tu 4/12 Th 7:15pm - 8:15pm 7:15pm - 8:15pm "Who knew that getting in shape could be so easy?! Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 53 Jazzmatazz Aerobics Light Ages 16 and Up: Dance in an energetic, fun filled workout choreographed to great music! This class emphasizes both cardiovascular strength & endurance (moderate level low impact aerobic dancing) along with muscular strength & flexibility (floor exercises). To achieve best results, students are strongly encouraged to register for both Tuesday & Thursday. 10 Sessions Instructor: Betsy Saunders 326881 Bauer Drive CC 326882 Bauer Drive CC $70 4/10 Tu 4/12 Th 9:30am -10:30am 9:30am -10:30am Meditation Meditation Practice Ages 18 and Up: For those who want to establish a regular non-denominational meditation practice. In each session, we will practice different forms of guided meditation, with short periods of silence woven through and time for reflection afterwards. Meditation techniques will include awareness of thoughts, breath, body, and words or mantras. Some meditation experience is helpful, but not required. Come join us to practice meditation in this peaceful environment. For further information please contact instructor at email@example.com. 6 Sessions Instructor: Joy Rain 327533 Davis Community Lib $54 4/19 Th 7:00pm - 8:00pm Kelley's Complete Fitness Workout Ages 13 and Up: A safe,effective program that strengthens and tones ALL major muscle groups. The instructor incorporates elements of Yoga, Pilates, Kickboxing, and traditional exercise into a total body workout that is choreographed to appropriate music. Emphasis is placed on proper execution, body alignment, and posture; each class concludes with a relaxation segment. Bring a towel or mat to class; light hand weights are optional. Instructor has a BS degree in Physical Education and over 20 years of experience. Questions contact Pam at: 301-774-6342 8 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Kelley 326818 Wheaton CC 326822 Longwood CC 9 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Kelley 326820 Bauer Drive CC 326821 Longwood CC 326819 Wheaton CC $66 4/16 M 4/16 M 4/18 W 4/18 W 4/19 Th 9:15am -10:30am 7:15pm - 8:30pm $74 9:10am -10:25am 7:15pm - 8:30pm 9:15am -10:30am Seeking Peace Ages 18 and Up: For those seeking greater peace of mind and body, this course will teach two meditation techniques for releasing anxious thoughts and one comprehensive muscle relaxation technique for releasing physical tension. These methods are interspersed with teachings from illustrative stories, and time for questions and reflection. Come to this course to learn how to release anxiety and live a more peaceful life. For further information please contact instructor at firstname.lastname@example.org. 2 Sessions Instructor: Joy Rain 328354 Davis Community Lib $39 4/23 M 7:00pm -8:00pm Meditation and Qigong for Health Movin' with Millie: Aerobic & Exercise Ages 16 and Up: A unique exercise experience opening with a total body warm up, aerobic conditioning for cardiovascular fitness and floor exercises for toning hips, thighs, abdominals and gluteals. Program provides flexibility, endurance, strength training. Please bring mat, dynaband, and hand weights to class. Questions call Millie at: 301-588-3577. 10 Sessions Instructor: Mildred Norwood Trimble 327024 Pilgrim Hills Local Park 4/11 W 327025 Pilgrim Hills Local Park 4/13 F $77 9:30am -10:45am 9:30am -10:45am Ages 16 and Up: (Children ages 13-15 permitted with parent or guardian who also takes the class). Learn the secrets of Qigong and Meditation in this special class. You will learn how to use guided imagery and breathing techniques to relax your mind and rejuvenate you energy. We will use selected Qigong movements to gently stretch and strengthen the body. You will find something here to deepen your practice and enrich your life. This class will feature a gentle workout. No experience required. Class taught by TCCII Instructors. 8 Sessions $80 Instructor: Traditional Chinese Culture Institute 327023 Wisconsin Place CRC 4/10 Tu 7:30pm - 8:30pm Meditation for Health and Wellbeing Ages 15 and Up: Feel more alive and vital as you learn the art and science of meditation. Practiced throughout the world for over 5,000 years, meditation offers health benefits for the brain, lungs, heart and nervous system. Join us as we learn mind-body techniques to calm the mind and gain peace and contentment, while enhancing overall health and well-being. This class is appropriate for both the beginning student and one interested in deepening a current meditation practice. Please bring to class a yoga mat and sweater/blanket. For more information email email@example.com or phone at: 301869-1629. 4 Sessions Instructor: Jeri Schulzinger 327523 Upper County CC 327524 Upper County CC $50 4/16 M 10:00am -11:15am 4/17 Tu 8:00pm - 9:15pm 54 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec More Fitness & Wellness Laughter Fitness Ages 13 and Up: As we know, laugher is the best medicine, this workout includes laughing exercise, breathing and memory enhancement techniques which rejuvenate brain power and enrich overall health. This is the fun way to be happy and healthy. It reduces stress, anxiety and depression, calms mind, increase energy level and improves concentration. This is not a traditional yoga class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Kumud Mathur 326496 Potomac CC $76 4/17 Tu 11:15am -12:00pm the Dynamic Ab Challenge for Youth and Adults Ballet Exercise Ages 16 and Up: Stretching, toning, balance, coordination and low impact cardio workout to classical music. Increase energy and flexibility, improve posture and body awareness. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring light hand weights, a mat, soft ballet shoes (or barefeet) and tennis shoes. Instructor: former professional dancer, ACE certified, owner Fitness Care LLC and 30 years experience. Question call 301-942-5168 8 Sessions Instructor: Esther Brunner 327649 Luxmanor ES $64 3/20 Tu 7:15pm - 8:15pm Youth 6-15 and Adult 16 and Up: Beginners-Advanced Students. Improve cardiovascular fitness, strengthen abdominal region, and burn calories through a fun aerobic workout. Learn stretches, crunches and exercise that will focus on Abs. Use of medicine ball and abdominal exercise equipment. An added bonus instructor will also supply jump ropes that will optimize cardiovascular conditioning and maximizes athletic skills combining agility, coordination, timing, and endurance. Both focus on fat burning, calorie-blasting that can easily be incorporated into anyone's lifestyle. A great activity that the whole family can do together and get fit! (Bethesda/ Chevy Chase HS-location please bring a mat to class for floor work). Use it alone or as a complement to The Ultimate Boxing Workout for Youth and Adult. Questions call Larry Johnson at: 301-681-3344 or 240-424-1306 or email at Johnson-L@hotmail.com 8 Sessions Instructor: Larry Johnson 327640 Upper County CC 327641 Mid County CC 327644 Kingsview MS 327642 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 327643 Bethesda-CC HS $45 4/10 4/12 4/13 4/14 4/16 Tu 7:00pm - 7:45pm Th 7:00pm - 7:45pm F 5:30pm - 6:15pm Sa 12:30pm - 1:15pm M 7:30pm - 8:15pm Group Personal training Youth 10-15 and Adult 16 and Up: BeginnersAdvanced Students. Introduction to a boxer's workout and continued skill development. Teaches students offense and self defense techniques, allowing students to gain confidence and improve skill level by working at several skill stations. No physical contact. Instructor is a former kickboxing champion with 28 years experience. Light sparring with instructor ONLY. All protective equipment provided. Use it alone or as a complement to The Dynamic Ab Workout for Youth and Adults. Questions call Larry Johnson at: 301-681-3344 or 240-424-1306 or email at Johnson-L@ hotmail.com 8 Sessions Instructor: Larry Johnson 327632 Upper County CC 327633 Wheaton CC 327634 Mid County CC 327635 Kingsview MS 327636 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 327637 Bethesda-CC HS $83 4/10 4/11 4/12 4/13 4/14 4/16 Tu 5:45pm - 7:00pm W 5:30pm - 6:45pm Th 5:30pm - 6:45pm F 6:30pm - 7:45pm Sa 11:15am -12:30pm M 6:15pm - 7:30pm the Ultimate Boxing Boot Camp for Youth and Adults Ages 14 and Up: For Youth and Adults-Small group instruction designed to teach individuals safe & effective exercises that work all major muscle groups using machines, free weights and dumbbells. Assistance in developing a personal program, monitoring clients progress, motivating clients, and more. Instructors are Certified Trainers. Question call Fred Mosby at (240)5522227 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org or Doug Schwanke at(240) 460-2205 or email@example.com 4 Sessions Instructor: Douglas Schwanke 327034 Potomac CC 327035 Jane E. Lawton CC 327032 Bauer Drive CC 327033 Mid County CC Instructor: Fred Mosby 327029 Germantown CC 327030 Germantown CC $70 4/14 4/14 5/19 5/19 Sa 9:30am -10:30am Sa 11:00am -12:00pm Sa 9:00am -10:00am Sa 10:30am -11:30am 4/14 Sa 11:00am -12:00pm 5/19 Sa 11:00am -12:00pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 55 RecWeb Online Registration ... Anytime! Anywhere! � Checkprogram availability � Registerfor programsand memberships � Payyouraccount balanceusingyour VISAorMasterCard Health Back Exercises Ages 16-75: From the very sedentary to the athlete. Have you ever suffered from low back pain? Would you like to prevent future injuries and live with a healthier back? Dr. Sheila Amon, a chiropractor practicing for 25 years in Montgomery County, has returned to teach a low back and core exercise class. She will teach and supervise proper core strengthening and low back stretching exercises. Most of the exercises are on the floor so bring a mat or towel. Any questions, please contact Dr. Amon at firstname.lastname@example.org. 6 Sessions Instructor: Sheila Amon 328861 Longwood CC 328859 Mid County CC $100 4/17 Tu 5:00pm - 6:00pm 4/19 Th 11:00am -12:00pm HoopFit! Level I Ages 16 and Up (13-15 if accompanied by a parent/ guardian): It's a new revolution in fitness. Add an adult-sized hoop and you've got a body-sculpting fitness tool integrated into your favorite workouts. This class combines hoop moves and skills with cardio dance, aerobics, pilates, yoga, strength training and stretching for a slender, toned and defined physique. Go a little wild and put a new spin on your workout! Hoops provided in class, optional to purchase from instructor or bring your own. Bring a mat. Weighted gloves optional. For more information, email email@example.com or visit www.hulalafit.com. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeanne M. Lieder 326866 Bauer Drive CC $64 4/12 Th 7:15pm - 8:15pm RecWeb.MontgomeryCountyMD.Gov Recreation MONTGOMERY COUNTY 56 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Pilates �PILOXING if accompanied by a parent/ Ages 16 and Up (13-15 NEW guardian): PILOXING blends the beautiful sculpting and flexibility of Pilates, the power, speed and agility of boxing, and the sleek and sassy movements of cardio dance into a high-energy interval workout. Fun and effective movements from each discipline flow seamlessly from one to the next, creating the optimal calorieburning and muscle-toning regimen. You'll feel sleek, sexy, and powerful! 8 Sessions Instructor: Jeanne M. Lieder 326867 Bauer Drive CC $64 4/10 Tu 7:15pm - 8:15pm Group Workout Pilates On the Ball Ages 16 and Up: A non-aerobic, new and different approach to total fitness. Experience balance, core stabilization, flexibility, plyometrics, weight loss and strength training through an integrated training model designed to systematically progress the student. Instructor is a certified personal trainer. Bring a mat/ towel and 65 cm exercise ball to class. For more information contact Fred Mosby at (240)552-2227 or email at: firstname.lastname@example.org 12 Sessions Instructor: Fred Mosby 327518 Germantown CC $120 4/17 Tu,Th 6:00pm - 7:00pm Strength training and Body Sculpting Body Sculpting Ages 14 and Up: A land-based class designed for cross training with water fitness classes. Focus is on Abs, Glutes, legs and upper body 9 Sessions Instructor: Sally Dimsdale 326664 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/20 Tu 326665 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/22 Th $48 6:30pm - 7:20pm 6:30pm - 7:20pm Jazzmatazz Pilates Age 16 and Up: A Pilates based exercise program rooted in modern/jazz dance consisting of a series of choreographed, but gentle, non-impact exercises. Designed to develop core abdominal muscles for spinal and lower back stabilization, to strengthen the body while lengthening muscles, and to increase overall flexibility. Attendance at the first two classes is mandatory, as key techniques are taught. For maximum benefit, students are strongly urged to register for both Monday & Wednesday. 8 Sessions Instructor: Betsy Saunders 326877 Sligo MS 10 Sessions Instructor: Betsy Saunders 326878 Sligo MS $79 4/16 M 4/11 W 7:00pm - 8:15pm $97 7:00pm - 8:15pm Bone Builders - Plus Ages 40 and Up: Have fun improving and building your bone health, in a coed class designed to improve bone density, while preventing /slowing down further bone loss. The class is organized to strengthen all major muscle groups, to gain better balance and to improve posture. A variety of exercises will be done standing or sitting, using provided weights and exercise bands, while receiving personalized attention tailored to your body's needs. Signing up for two classes per week will achieve optimal results. If you want to improve you bone health, this is the class for you! Questions contact: GettingFitwithJerry@comcast.net. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jerry Palazzo 327018 Jane E. Lawton CC 327017 Jane E. Lawton CC 327020 Jane E. Lawton CC 327019 Jane E. Lawton CC $56 4/11 4/16 4/11 4/16 W M W M 10:00am -11:00am 10:00am -11:00am 11:15am -12:15pm 11:15am -12:15pm Pilates (Stretch & Strengthen) This new class combines strengthening poses, breathing techniques and body alignment to strengthen and lengthen the muscles. It is a perfect way to increase mind-body awareness, decreae stress, and relax the spirit. Please bring mat or purchase at class for $25.00. 8 Sessions Instructor: Sally Dimsdale 326668 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 3/17 Sa Instructor: Network, Inc Wellness 326669 Olney Swim Center 3/20 Tu 326667 Olney Swim Center 3/22 Th $69 8:30am - 9:30am 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 57 Definition Body Sculpting Ages 16 and Up: Gain body strength, flexibility and endurance using free weights. A perfect opportunity to learn proper form for weight bearing exercises. Initial 5 min. body warm-up with 40 min. of strength training, 5 min. abdominal work and 10 min. cool down using stretching and yoga positions. Bring mat/towel and light hand weights. Body composition (body fat) measurements will be offered at the beginning and end of classes for free. Participants will be able to track their individual progress! Instructor ACE & CPR certified. Questions call Juliet Rodman at: (301) 229-7555 or email at Juliet@wellnesscorporatesolutions.com 20 Sessions Instructor: Juliet Rodman 326868 Clara Barton CC 326869 Clara Barton CC $140 4/10 Tu,Th 9:15am -10:15am 4/10 Tu,Th 6:30pm - 7:30pm Dynaerobics Body Sculpting Ages 16 and Up: (Ages 13-15 if accompanied by a parent/ guardian): A serious workout to firm all major muscle groups. Special attention given to the abdominals, hips, thighs and gluteals. Includes strength and toning exercises with resistance bands and a relaxing cool down stretch. Bring a mat. Resistance bands provided and hand weights optional. Owned and choreographed by Ferhan Kiper Doyle. Questions contact Ferhan Kiper Doyle at FerhanDoyle@aol.com 16 Sessions $112 Instructor: Ferhan Kiper Doyle, Gina Dols 327530 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 W, M 6:00pm - 7:00pm 10 Sessions $70 Instructor: Regina Gaither 327531 Bauer Drive CC 4/14 Sa 11:00am -12:00pm ACt the Workout Ages 16 and Up: A vigorous, easy to follow coed class. Choreographed to strengthen and tone all muscle groups and improve cardiovascular fitness. Bring hand and/or ankle weights (optional). Program is designed to allow self pacing for those who wish to work at low impact steps. Heart rates monitored throughout the hour. Plan your workout around your schedule and attend class at any location. Register Anytime! Enjoy workouts at locations and times convenient to your schedule. Take your receipt to any class location below to pick up your session pass from the instructor. Your pass is valid for 3 months from the first class attended at any ACT location. Class Locations Days Times Wheaton CC M, Tu,W,Th 6:00-7:00pm Bauer CC M, W 5:00-6:00pm Marilyn J. Praisner CC M,W 7:00-8:00pm Wayside ES M,W 7:00-8:00pm Potomac CC T,Th 7:00-8:00pm Wheaton CC Sat 9:00-10:00am Wayside ES Sun 9:30-10:30am ACt the Workout 36 Pass 327622 327623 327624 327625 327626 327627 327628 328555 327609 327610 327611 327612 327613 327614 327615 Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Bauer Drive CC Marilyn J. Praisner CC Wayside ES Potomac CC Wheaton CC Wayside ES Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Bauer Drive CC Marilyn J. Praisner CC Potomac CC Wayside ES 4/11 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/10 4/14 4/11 4/1 4/10 4/14 4/11 4/11 4/10 4/15 W, M Tu,Th W, M W, M W, M Tu,Th Sa Su W, M Tu,Th Sa W,M W,M Tu,Th Su 6:00pm - 7:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 5:00pm - 6:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 9:00am -10:00am 9:30am -10:30am 6:00pm - 7:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 9:00am -10:00am 5:00pm - 6:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 9:30am -10:30am $189 ACt the Workout 18 Pass 327544 327545 327546 327547 327548 327549 327550 327551 328355 Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Marilyn J. Praisner CC Marilyn J. Praisner CC Bauer Drive CC Wayside ES Potomac CC Wayside ES ACt the Workout 24 Pass $132 4/11 4/10 4/14 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/10 4/15 4/11 4/10 4/14 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/10 4/15 W, M Tu,Th Sa W, M W, M W, M W, M Tu,Th Su W, M Tu,Th Sa W, M W, M W, M Tu,Th Su 6:00pm - 7:00pm 6:00pm - 8:00pm 9:00am -10:00am 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 5:00pm - 6:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 9:30am-10:30am 6:00pm - 7:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 9:00am -10:00am 5:00pm - 6:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 9:30am -10:30am $104 327535 327536 327537 327538 327539 327540 327541 327542 ACt the Workout 12 Pass Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Wheaton CC Bauer Drive CC Marilyn J. Praisner CC Wayside ES Potomac CC Wayside ES $72 58 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec tai Chi tai Chi, Beginning Ages 16 and Up: (Ages 13-15 if accompanied by a parent/ guardian). An ancient Chinese exercise form practiced by millions for both physical and spiritual development. Benefits the top athlete or someone recovering from injuries or back problems. Tai Chi is a graceful, flowing form benefiting posture, strength and over all vitality. Wear loose clothing. People interested in observing a class before registering are welcome. 8 Sessions Instructor: Andy Schettino 327510 Bauer Drive CC 9 Sessions Instructor: Andy Schettino 327512 Potomac CC Instructor: Lon Holland 327511 Wheaton CC $80 4/16 M 4/10 Tu 4/11 W 7:00pm - 8:00pm $90 6:45pm - 7:45pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm tai Chi Chuan Ages 18 and Up: A set of naturally flowing movements performed slowly in a sequence with a spirit of calmness, balance, and awareness. It teaches ways of relaxation and is excellent for stress reduction. Regular practice develops strength and flexibilty of the joints, muscles and ligaments, while enhancing the performances of the cardiovascular system with a minimum of strain on the body. Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing and flat sole shoes. Questions contact Jack at: email@example.com or Linda at: firstname.lastname@example.org. 8 Sessions Instructor: Jack Vivona 326893 Damascus CRC 9 Sessions Instructor: Linda Lazarus 329068 Damascus CRC 329069 Damascus CRC $80 4/11 W 8:00pm - 9:00pm $90 4/10 Tu 12:30pm - 1:30pm 4/12 Th 12:30pm - 1:30pm tai Chi, Continuing 8 Sessions Instructor: Andy Schettino 327513 Bauer Drive CC 9 Sessions Instructor: Andy Schettino 327515 Potomac CC Instructor: Lon Holland 327514 Wheaton CC tai Chi Chuan and Qigong Ages 16 and Up: (13-15 if accompanied by a parent or guardian). Continuing Students Level II. $80 4/16 M 4/10 Tu 4/11 W 8:00pm - 9:00pm $90 7:45pm - 8:45pm 8:00pm - 9:00pm tai Chi and Qi Gong for Mind-Body Connection Ages 16 and Up: (Children ages 13-15 permitted with parent or guardian who also takes the class). Come and experience Tai Chi, a special combination of Internal Kung Fu and Qi Gong, which develops strong connections between your mind and your body's internal energy. You will learn authentic Tai Chi forms, drills and Qigong techniques for developing agility, stamina, mental sharpness and awareness. This class will have light body contact and feature a light to moderate workout. Class taught by TCCII Instructors. Class taught by TCCII Instructors. For more information contact TCCII at info@ tccii.com 8 Sessions $80 Instructor: Traditional Chinese Culture Institute 327022 Wisconsin Place CRC 4/10 Tu 6:30pm - 7:30pm Ages 18 and Up:This unique class combines three different branches of Chinese exercises to promote overall well being. A warm-up consists of the therapeutic stretch exercises of Lian Gong Shi Ba Fa and the holistic exercises of Ba Duan Jin Qigong to promote internal health and unblock the meridians in the body. This is followed by step-by-step instruction of the 24 form simplified Yang style Tai Chi Chuan, which focuses on breathing, directing the mind, stretching and aligning the body, and developing `Qi' or energy. Regular practice helps alleviates existing ailments and prevent health issues, such as arthritis and back pain. It is beneficial and suitable for people of all ages. Note: Due to the nature of the program, this class is offered in three parts of 8 sections each - Part I during the Fall, Part II during the Winter & Part III during the Spring. 8 Sessions Instructor: Louise Liu 326825 Germantown CC 326823 Lawton CC 326824 Germantown CC $144 4/14 Sa 4/17 Tu 4/19 Th 9:30am -11:00am 6:00pm - 7:30pm 9:30am -11:00am montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 RecWeb . . . easy, fast, secure! 59 Yoga Essential Yoga for Beginners Ages 16 and Up: This is a beginning yoga class that is suitable for new students and students wanting a simpler class. Classes focus on the fundamentals, including posture, alignment, breath and foundational yogic concepts. Perfect for first time and continuing students. Bring a yoga mat and blanket. Wear comfortable clothes. Bare feet are essential. Contact Tamara at (301) 891-1247 or email@example.com for further information. 10 Sessions Instructor: Tamara Johnson 327532 Gwendolyn Coffield CC 4/12 Th $100 6:00pm - 7:00pm Gentle Yoga Prenatal Yoga at Divine Life Yoga Ages 16 and Up: Honor yourself and the life within. Instruction includes: breathing and relaxation techniques; stretching and toning muscle groups used during labor and delivery; techniques to relieve lower back pain; posture awareness; and visualization techniques that connect you with the life within. Wear comfortable clothing. You do not need to bring a mat or pillows to class. All equipment is provided. For more information, you can contact Hillary Blackton at 301-924-5164 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 10 Sessions Instructor: Hillary Blackton 327021 Divine Life Yoga Studio 4/18 W $150 7:30pm - 9:00pm Ages 16 and Up: (14-15 yrs if accompanied by a parent or guardian). For beginning and continuing students. Combines warm-ups, gentle postures, and yogic breathing to improve mobility and reduce stress. We will learn the basic principles of body alignment and breathe awareness, inspired by a meaningful intention and a joyful attitude. Each class consists of gentle postures that stretch, strengthen, and balance your body, ending in deep relaxation. The instructor encourages students to listen to their bodies and progress at their own pace. Wear nonrestrictive, comfortable clothes. Bare feet are essential. Bring a yoga mat and blanket. Contact the instructor in advance of first class with any questions or to purchase materials: (Irene Bopp) Irene54@aol.com or (Robin Morris) at email@example.com or (Linda Lazarus) at firstname.lastname@example.org. 9 Sessions Instructor: Irene Bopp 326770 Bauer Drive CC Instructor: Robin Morris 326769 Wisconsin Place CRC 326771 Wisconsin Place CRC Instructor: Linda Lazarus 329058 Damascus CRC 329059 Damascus CRC $90 4/10 Tu 4/11 W 4/11 W 6:15pm - 7:15pm 9:30am -10:30am 5:45pm - 6:45pm 4/10 Tu 11:30am - 12:30pm 4/12 Th 11:30am - 12:30pm Yoga for Beginners Classical Hatha Yoga For 18 and Up: This class concentrates on the learning of traditional asana (postures), breathing, mindfulness, and listening to the body. Emphasis is placed on longer held poses, core strength, flexibility, balance and concentration. Class will include seated, as well as standing postures. This is a moderately vigorous class aimed towards physical strength, vitality and mental clarity and a sense of well being. Classes begin with brief centering, moves into the heart of the class with asanas, and ends with deep relaxation and meditation. We will explore a bit of the philosophy of yoga and the eight fold path. Wear comfortable clothing that is non-restrictive and bring a mat and a blanket. Questions contact Sherry at: email@example.com, or (30l) 461-3376 6 Sessions Instructor: Sherry Weber 327651 Mid County CC 327650 Mid County CC $75 4/12 Th 6:00pm - 7:15pm 4/16 M 10:15am -11:30am Ages 16 and Up: A physically vigorous class with benefits for your body, mind and spirit. Stretch and tone muscle, release chronic tension, de-stress and refresh. Calm restless thoughts, cultivate concentration, and support mental clarity and confidence. Encourage self-acceptance, honor inner wisdom, and invite deep peace. Classes begin with warm-up movements and breath awareness to prepare you for yoga postures. The heart of each class is a sequence of postures that stretch, strengthen, and balance your body. Each class ends with deep relaxation and meditation. Wear nonrestrictive clothing and bring a blanket, mat and bare feet to class. Questions contact Nancy at: firstname.lastname@example.org 10 Sessions Instructor: Yoga Tribe LLC 326874 Bauer Drive CC $127 4/10 Tu 10:45am -12:00pm Easy Yoga with Moira Martin Ages 16 and Up: A slower pace for mixed levels that modifies basic yoga poses to enhance each individual experience. Relaxation techniques and easy going dynamic movement coordinated with simple rhythmic breathing. Increase energy, stamina, muscle strength and flexibility, and learn to release tension. Introduction to meditation. Bring a mat/towel and wear comfortable clothing. Questions call Moira at 301-493-9065 8 Sessions Instructor: Moira Martin 326765 Jane E. Lawton CC $97 4/12 Th 9:30am -10:45am 60 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Hatha Yoga and Stress Management Age 18 and Up Beginner : Postures and exercises to tone, firm and realign body; relaxation, visualization and stress management. Bring blanket or mat to class. 10 Sessions Instructor: Suzana Cooper 327656 Jane E. Lawton CC $100 4/13 F 10:45am -11:45am Vini Easy Going Yoga Hatha Yoga and Stress Management 2 10 Sessions Instructor: Suzana Cooper 327657 Jane E. Lawton CC Ages 14 and Up: For continuing and beginning students. Relaxation techniques and easy going movements coordinated with simple rhythmic breathing. Increase energy, stamina, muscle strength and flexibility; release tension. Introduces meditation. Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing. Questions contact Pat at: 301251-1058 9 Sessions Instructor: Patricia Miller 327519 Potomac CC $113 4/19 Th 10:45am -12:00pm Age 18 and Up Intermediate/Advanced: Prerequisitebeginner class with Cooper. $125 4/13 F 9:30am -10:45am Hatha Yoga and Stress Management Beg/ Con Age 18 and Up Continuing Students & Beginners : Postures and exercises to tone, firm and realign body; relaxation visualization and stress management. Bring blanket or mat to class. 10 Sessions Instructor: Suzana Cooper 327658 Wisconsin Place CRC 327659 Jane E. Lawton CC $125 4/14 Sa 4/11 W 9:30am -10:45am 9:30am -10:45am Spend your summer with us! If you ... � Have a passion to work with kids; � Understand the value of providing a fun and safe environment for kids; � Are skilled in art, sports, theater, music or something special that appeals to kids; and � Are at least 16. Vini Yoga Ages 14 and Up: For continuing and beginning students. Relaxation techniques and easy going dynamic movement coordinated with simple rhythmic breathing. Increase energy, stamina, muscle strength and flexibility, and learn to release tension. Introduction to meditation. Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing. Questions contact Pat at: 301-251-1058 9 Sessions Instructor: Patricia Miller 327520 Potomac CC 327521 Potomac CC $113 4/19 Th 4/19 Th 9:15am -10:30am 6:30pm - 7:45pm Vini Yoga Intermediate Ages 14 and Up: For continuing students. Previous yoga experience required. More emphasis on sequences, breathing, & meditation. Bring a mat or towel and wear comfortable clothing. Questions contact Pat at: 301-251-1058 8 Sessions Instructor: Patricia Miller 327522 Potomac CC $100 4/16 M 6:30pm - 7:45pm Then, we want you! Positions are available in our Camps and Summer Fun Centers, and we need strong candidates who are mature, capable and serious about their commitment to children. Teachers and teacher assistants are welcomed; as are college students with a knack for interacting with children. Call for more information at 240-777-6810. Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 61 Flowing Yoga Vinyasa Style Ages 18 and Up: In a Flowing Yoga Vinyasa Style class, expect movement and stretching. The word Vinyasa means `breath-synchronized movement.' You will move from pose to pose on an inhale, or an exhale. Besides feeling fabulous you will be performing sequences of yoga postures in ways that balance and counter balance your body. Flowing Yoga Vinyasa Style, is a form of Yoga that segues poses, so they run together and become dance-like. You will get a an enjoyable, rigorous workout, and at the end of every class there is a relaxing guided visualization that will send you home with a feeling of well-being and a smile, so besides bringing a yoga mat and a bottle of water, please bring an extra layer of clothing. If there are any questions please call 240-7776870, or email at email@example.com. 10 Sessions Instructor: Juliet Verdi 327778 Holiday Park SC 327779 Holiday Park SC $125 4/10 Tu 7:00pm - 8:20pm 4/14 Sa 10:00am -11:20am Evening Yoga Ages 18 and Up: For beginning and continuing students. Learn to bring your mind, body and spirit into harmony and balance. Relax, relieve tension and create a sense of calmness and well being as you improve flexibility, strength and energy. Classes begin with warm-up movements and breath awareness, followed by a sequence of yoga postures and end with deep relaxation. Students should wear comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and blanket. Bare feet are essential. Contact the instructor in advance of first class with any questions at: firstname.lastname@example.org. 9 Sessions Instructor: Robin Morris 326774 Wisconsin Place CRC $90 4/11 W 7:00pm - 8:00pm Mixed Level Yoga Yoga Basics "Yoga ... Relax and manage your stress." Ages 16 and Up: (14-15 yrs if accompanied by parent or guardian). Introduces beginning and continuing students to yogic principles of body alignment and breath awareness, inspired by a meaningful intention and a joyful attitude. Emphasis is placed on standing poses and strengthening and stretching the legs, back, and shoulders. Benefits of this practice include improved muscle tone, increased circulation, better concentration, and deeper relaxation. Wear comfortable clothes such as t-shirts, shorts, tights, or leggings. Bare feet are essential. Bring a sticky yoga mat and a yoga blanket. Contact the instructor in advance of first class with any questions or to purchase materials: (Irene Bopp) Irene54@aol.com or (Sherry Weber) email@example.com or Contact Tamara at (301) 891-1247 or firstname.lastname@example.org or (Linda Lazarus) at email@example.com. 8 Sessions Instructor: Tamara Johnson 326887 Wisconsin Place CRC 9 Sessions Instructor: Irene Bopp 326883 Bauer Drive CC 326884 Mid County CC 326885 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 326886 Paint Branch HS Instructor: Linda Lazarus 329064 Damascus CRC 329065 Damascus CRC $80 4/10 Tu 4/10 4/11 4/12 4/12 7:00pm - 8:00pm $90 Ages 16 and Up: This class is ideal for beginner as well as continuing students, because the instructor, Nathan Young, is dedicated to observing, understanding and fulfilling the needs of each individual participant. His yoga is one of moderation, that seeks to match breathing to movement as the poses are woven together for a seamless, flowing practice. The results are improved flexibility, strength, balance and peace of mind. Please wear non-restrictive clothing and bring a yoga mat to class (or call in advance to reserve a mat). Class location: Potomac Methodist Church, 9908 South Glen Road. For more information about the class please call Maggie Wong 301-365-2424 , email Maggie@yogaplus.com or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website yogaplus.com. 8 Sessions Instructor: Nathan Young 326859 Yoga Plus - Potomac $120 4/10 Tu 7:30pm - 9:00pm Yoga for Scoliosis & Healthy Back Tu 7:30pm - 8:30pm W 7:00pm - 8:00pm Th 10:30am -11:30am Th 7:00pm - 8:00pm 4/10 Tu 10:15am - 11:15am 4/12 Th 10:15am - 11:15am Ages 16 and Up: The instructor, Maggie Wong, knows yoga's healing potential, first hand. Diagnosed with scoliois as a teenager, she uses yoga to manage her condition and the help others. The class is dedicated to strengthening the core muscles (abs and lower back) that are essential for supporting the back. People with scoliosis, back pain, posture issues or desk-bound computer users will benefit from this class. Instruction includes simple exercises for strengthening the body's natural back support structures, addressing inflexibility and pain, and calming the mind. A segment of this class employs the Body Massage Ball, which is a homebased self massage tool to relieve tension and promote relaxation. Wear non-restrictive clothing and bring a yoga mat to class (or call in advance to reserve a mat). Class location: Potomac Methodist Church, 9908 South Glen Road. For more information please call Maggie Wong 301-365-2424, or email Maggie@yogaplus.com or visit website at: www.yogaplus.com 8 Sessions Instructor: Oi Kam Maggie Wong 326865 Yoga Plus - Potomac 4/12 Th $120 7:30pm - 9:00pm 62 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Martial Arts Aikido Aikido Beginning Ages 12 and Up: A defensive martial art that redirects an attacker's energy through evasions, throws, escapes, and pins. By learning the principles and practice of Aikido, one can learn to manage conflict in one's personal life. Be non-aggressive without being a victim. Coordinate mind and body, and deal effectively with stress and tension. Emphasis on Ki development. 9 Sessions Instructor: William Fairweather 326497 Ross Boddy CC 4/16 M $64 7:00pm - 8:30pm Karate/Jujitsu Karate Do and Iaido Beginners Ages 6-13: Discover a way to overcome your daily stress. Iaido is described as cultivation of patience to keep you from conflict. Control of body, as well as mind, are the desired results. Additional benefits include discipline and respect, balance and patience and fitness and energy. Participants will need to purchase a GI. For more information, contact Salvador Cortes at email@example.com 7 Sessions Instructor: Salvador Cortes 326451 Kensington-Parkwd ES 4/17 Tu 326452 Kensington-Parkwd ES 4/19 Th $56 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm Karate Do and Iaido II Intermediate Aikido Continuing Ages 12 and Up: Students must have the instructor's permission before registering. Builds on the Beginner class and is adapted to the level of the students. Covers additional defensive techniques when faced with multiple attackers and or weapons. 8 Sessions Instructor: William Fairweather 326498 Ross Boddy CC 4/18 W $87 7:00pm - 9:00pm Ages 13 and Up:Discover a way to overcome your daily stress. Iaido is described as cultivation of patience to keep you from conflict. Control of body, as well as mind, are the desired results. Additional benefits include discipline and respect, balance and patience and fitness and energy. Participants will need to purchase a GI. For more information, contact Salvador Cortes at bskofmc@ gmail.com 7 Sessions Instructor: Salvador Cortes 326454 Kensington-Parkwd ES 4/17 Tu 326455 Kensington-Parkwd ES 4/19 Th $56 8:05pm - 9:00pm 8:05pm - 9:00pm Teens Sports Academies Join your friends for after-school fun at Blair, Einstein, Paint Branch, Wheaton or Springbrook. Basketball, Soccer and special events keep teens connected during out-of-school hours. Homework help is also available. After-Hours MS Fun Spend time with your friends at the After-Hours program! Enjoy dancing, sports, video games and special events at your neighborhood recreation center. RecExtra...For MSs Teen Escape Club Not ready for the day to end? Need a little more time with your friends? RecExtra, available at a limited number of MCPS MSs, offers sports, arts, babysitting instruction, step dance and other fun, engaging activities. Check with your school's AfterSchool Activities Coordinator for more information. Where Artists Play This East County Teen Event offers a safe youth space for fun and creativity. Open Mic Nights, Talent Shows, Contests and prizes are all a part of the fun for High School Montgomery County Teens! Visit our website for more information! Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 63 Karate/Jujitsu Ages 6-12 (Students must be 6 at the start of class): Instruction in the physical and psychological aspects of Tang Soo Do style Korean Karate and Jujitsu. Lecture, exercise, drills and competition with promotional exams available. Instructors from Tompkins Karate Association (TKA). New students accepted prior to the 3rd class of each session. *All locations accept Beginning through Advanced students. Beginners; if your chosen location offers a 6pm class, you must register for that 6pm class time. Beginners must attend 6pm at Upper County CC, Bauer CC, Damascus CC, Resnik ES, Praisner CC, Rolling Terr. ES, Germantown CC, Montgomery Village MS & Dufief ES. Beginners may attend the later time at all other sites. 8 Sessions Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 326795 Longwood CC 4/16 326796 Upper County CC 4/16 326797 Upper County CC 4/16 326798 Wheaton CC 4/16 10 Sessions Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 326799 Germantown CC 4/10 326800 Germantown CC 4/10 326853 Mid County CC 4/10 326801 Damascus CRC 4/11 326802 Damascus CRC 4/11 326803 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 326804 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 326805 Potomac CC 4/11 326806 Resnik, Judith A. ES 4/11 326807 Resnik, Judith A. ES 4/11 326808 Clara Barton CC 4/11 326809 Montgomery Village MS 4/11 326828 Montgomery Village MS 4/11 326810 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/12 326811 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/12 326812 DuFief ES 4/12 326813 DuFief ES 4/12 326814 Poole, John MS 4/12 326815 Rolling Terrace ES 4/12 326816 Rolling Terrace ES 4/12 326817 Bethesda ES 4/12 $48 M M M M Tu Tu Tu W W W W W W W W W W Th Th Th Th Th Th Th Th 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm $54 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:30pm - 7:30pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm Karate/Jujitsu Adults Ages 13 and Up: Instruction in the physical and psychological aspects of Tang Soo Do style Korean Karate and Jujitsu. Lecture, exercise, drills and competition with promotional exams available. Instructors from Tompkins Karate Association (TKA). All locations accept beginning through advanced students. New students accepted before the 3rd class of each session. 8 Sessions Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 326829 Upper County CC 4/16 326830 Wheaton CC 4/16 10 Sessions Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 326831 Germantown CC 4/10 326832 Damascus CRC 4/11 326833 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 326834 Potomac CC 4/11 326835 Montgomery Village MS 4/11 326836 Bethesda ES 4/12 326837 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 4/12 326838 DuFief ES 4/12 326839 Rolling Terrace ES 4/12 $64 M M Tu W W W W Th Th Th Th 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm $71 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm 7:30pm - 9:00pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm 8:00pm - 9:30pm Karate/Jujitsu Club Ages 13 and Up: Open to brown and black belt TKA students. Practice with each other and develop skills under supervision of select instructors. No formal instruction during Club sessions. Participants registered in the 7:00pm class must be registered in a regular TKA class during the same season. 10 Sessions Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 326851 Holiday Park SC 4/13 F $27 7:00pm - 8:00pm Karate/Jujitsu Club 2 Ages 13-Adult: Open to brown and black belt TKA students. Practice with each other and develop skills under supervision of select instructors. No formal instruction during Club sessions. 10 Sessions Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 326852 Holiday Park SC 4/13 F $40 8:00pm - 9:00pm Kung Fu Basics-Shaolin Kendo Kendo Ages 12 and Up: Beginner/Intermediate. Modern sword training is done using bamboo swords as opposed to bladed swords. Protection for chest, head and hands are worn. Kendo benefits both mind and body through quick thought, quick reflexes, determination, self control and positive physical expression. The goal is not necessarily to defeat the opponent but to gain inner strength and mental confidence. Explore the ancient samurai, their philosophy and values. Optional to purchase shinai from instructor for $30. Questions email: firstname.lastname@example.org. 8 Sessions Instructor: Shiri Shintakue 327805 Tilden MS $75 4/19 Th 7:00pm -8:00pm Ages 16 and Up (13-15 year old allowed with parent) Train in basic kicks, stances, jumps and stretches of traditional Shaolin Temple kung fu for increased strength, flexibility and agility. All levels of experience are welcome to join in on the weekly Shaolin workout. Relieve stress by following the Chan Buddhist philosophy of `action meditation!' Wear loose comfortable clothes and martial arts sneakers (or any type of sneakers that allow for quick pivoting). 8 Sessions Instructor: Bess Siegal 327359 Bells Mill ES $55 4/17 Tu 8:30pm - 9:30pm 64 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec tiny tots Arts and Crafts tiny Hands Crafts Ages 2-8: Come and see what tiny hands can do! This `hands on' class encourages children to be creative, get messy, and have fun with paint, glue, glitter, foam, fabric, wood items, and more. Kids will make at least 2 projects per class...most of them keepers! Crafts will change each session. Please bring a smock. $28 material due to instructor. Adult participation required. 7 Sessions Instructor: Abigail Dion 326944 Germantown CC 326945 Bauer Drive CC 326995 Mid County CC 326946 Germantown CC 326948 Jane E. Lawton CC 326950 Potomac CC 326951 Jane E. Lawton CC 326997 Mid County CC 326952 Bauer Drive CC 326953 Germantown CC 326994 Germantown CC 326943 Potomac CC $61 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/13 4/13 4/13 4/14 4/14 4/14 4/16 Tu W W W Th F F F Sa Sa Sa M 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 9:30am -10:15am 10:30am -11:15am 9:30am -10:15am 10:15am -11:00am Messes and Masterpieces Ages 2-5: Enjoy a fun-filled exploration of colors, textures, paints, glitter and glue designed to spark your child's imagination. Theme based classes combine stories, music and art as we experience seasons and holidays. Please wear old clothes or bring a smock. $20 material fee due to instructor. Adult participation required. 7 Sessions Instructor: Joan E. Clowes 324998 Longwood CC 324999 Longwood CC 8 Sessions Instructor: Joan E. Clowes 325000 Potomac CC 325001 Potomac CC 325004 Wisconsin Place CRC 325005 Wisconsin Place CRC $63 4/16 M 10:15am -11:00am 4/16 M 11:15am -12:00pm $72 4/11 4/11 4/13 4/13 W W F F 10:00am -10:45am 11:00am -11:45am 10:15am -11:00am 11:00am -11:45am Dance Kidz Dance Ages 3-4: Children will love this fun introduction to ballet dance. Children will explore dance, rhythm and coordination. Parent participation may be required. 8 Sessions Instructor: Grace Oleson 325480 Potomac CC 325481 Germantown CC 325482 Wheaton CC $72 4/17 Tu 4/18 W 4/19 Th 3:30pm - 4:15pm 3:30pm - 4:15pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm Young Rembrandts for tiny tots Ages 3 1/2-5: April showers bring May flowers and springtime is the right time for signing your preschooler for a Young Rembrandts class! The spring months will blast off with excitement as we draw a wonderful astronaut. But it's not all space adventures; your student's feet will be firmly planted back on planet Earth with a drawing of a tree house. And don't let those May flowers go unnotices; the month of May wil bloom with our flower basket drawing. We will concentrate on skills of drawing and coloring while developing fine motor skills, focusing, listening, and spatial development. Adult participation is not required. 6 Sessions Instructor: Young Rembrandts 326789 Wheaton CC 326790 Damascus CRC 326791 Potomac CC 326792 Wheaton CC 326788 Germantown CC $68 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/14 4/16 Tu Th Th Sa M 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 6:15pm - 7:00pm 11:00am -11:45am 10:15am -11:00am Preschool Dance by Jazzmatazz Ages 3-4: An introduction to dance through creative movement using a variety of musical styles that children love. Leotards, tights and well fitted all leather ballet slippers, in the colors of your choice, are the dress requirements for class. No lace tutus and only short dance skirts please. 9 Sessions Instructor: Betsy Saunders 326273 Long Branch CC $81 4/14 Sa 10:15am -11:00am Bollywood for tots Ages 1.5-5: The dance movements provide Tots better motor coordination and concentration, sense of rhythm and self confidence. They also learn math by forming rhythmic patterns and team work. Bollywood is named after a Bombay industry that produces 500 musical movies every year. Adult participation is welcomed. For more information call Kumud Mathur at 301-299-3334. Ages 1 5-3 Ages 3-5 Ages 2-4 Sunday Studio with CREAtE Ages 4-6: Kids will explore a variety of media in this beginner class that encourages and focuses their natural interest in drawing, painting, and sculpture. Shape, texture, and color will be explored through two and three-dimensinal forms. A$15 material fee is required. 8 Sessions $109 Instructor: Create Art Center 326888 Create Arts Center 4/15 Su 11:30am -12:30pm 326889 Create Arts Center 4/15 Su 10:00am -11:00am 6 Sessions Instructor: Kumud Mathur 326343 Potomac CC 7 Sessions Instructor: Kumud Mathur 326344 Potomac CC 7 Sessions Instructor: Kumud Mathur 326345 Potomac CC $84 4/12 Th 11:15am -12:00pm $96 4/10 Tu 5:30pm - 6:15pm $96 4/10 Tu 1:00pm - 1:45pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 65 More tiny tots Creative Kids Ages 3-4 years: Creative Kids is an innovative and dynamic literature based drama program. A professional actor/ teacher leads the class in exploring and dramatizing specially selected children's stories. The students then create and act out their own original stories based on these books. These stories come from all over the world and are carefully chosen for each age group. Creative Kids introduces students to acting, increases their love of books, and is loads of fun - a perfect mix for a great enrichment program! 8 Sessions $89 Instructor: Creative Kids Lenore Blank Kelner 326260 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/11 W 3:45pm - 4:30pm Exploring Music & Piano Prep Ages 3-5: Discover and explore musical aspects and concepts. Covers rhythm, singing, ear training, movement, motor coordination and motor skills. Children play more complex percussion and melodic instruments as class progresses. Full parent participation and attention is required. $15 material fee due to instructor. 7 Sessions Instructor: Geiza Dourado 326368 Golden School of Music 8 Sessions Instructor: Geiza Dourado 326370 Longwood CC 326371 Golden School of Music 9 Sessions Instructor: Geiza Dourado 326369 Golden School of Music $119 4/16 M 12:45pm - 1:45pm $136 4/14 Sa 12:15pm - 1:15pm 4/14 Sa 11:00am -12:00pm $153 4/12 Th 4:00pm - 5:00pm tiny Hands Chefs Ages 3 -8: `One Bite Won't Hurt You!' Tiny hands love to cook! Make quick and easy recipes kids will love to prepare and eat. Bring your `picky eater' and come join the fun! $28 material fee due to instructor. Adult participation required. 4 Sessions Instructor: Abigail Dion 326342 Potomac CC $42 4/23 M 2:00pm - 3:00pm Music together - Montgomery Music Discovering Music for toddlers Ages 1-3: A fun, creative, and enjoyable way to develop coordination and gross motor skills, an inner beat for music, balance and reinforce cognitive learning. Activities include singing, rhyming, moving to different rhythms, playing simple percussion and melodic instruments. Siblings 0-8 months may attend at no charge and are not required to be registered. After 8 months, siblings must register and pay class fee. On line registration not available for 8-12 months, call 240-777-6870. Adult participation required. $15 material fee due to instructor. 7 Sessions Instructor: Geiza Dourado 326346 Germantown CC 326347 Germantown CC 326348 Golden School of Music 326349 Golden School of Music 326350 Wheaton Regional Lib 8 Sessions Instructor: Geiza Dourado 326365 Golden School of Music 326366 Longwood CC 9 Sessions Instructor: Geiza Dourado 326352 QO Valley Park 326353 QO Valley Park 326354 Wisconsin Place CRC 326355 Wisconsin Place CRC 326356 Golden School of Music 326357 Marilyn J. Praisner CC 326358 Upper County CC 326361 Gwendolyn Coffield CC 326362 Gwendolyn Coffield CC 326363 Potomac CC 326364 Potomac CC $86 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/16 M 10:15am -11:00am M 11:15am -12:00pm M 10:15am -11:00am M 11:15am -12:00pm M 10:30am -11:15am $98 Ages 0-5: A fun, interactive family music experience, which includes a variety of musical styles, tonalities and rhythms. Activities include singing, chanting, props, instrument exploration, improvisation and large movement. Adults discover their power as role models for their children just by having fun, making music themselves, regardless of their musical ability. Each child is free to participate at their own level in this mixed-age, developmentally appropriate setting. Price is per child. Award-winning Music Together� CDs and Songbook are required for each family at a cost of $42 payable by cash or check to Music Together Montgomery and are due to the instructor at the first class. For more information, go to www. musictogethermontgomery.com or call the instructor at 301-879-6988. Infants under 8 months may attend free with a paying sibling, but must register. Please call 240-7776870 to let us know you plan to bring a sibling. 8 Sessions Instructor: Music Together Montgomery 326262 Mid County CC 4/10 Tu 326263 Mid County CC 4/10 Tu 326264 Wheaton-Claridge Park 4/11 W 326265 Wheaton-Claridge Park 4/11 W 326268 Mid County CC 4/14 Sa 326269 Mid County CC 4/14 Sa $125 10:15am -11:00am 11:15am -12:00pm 9:30am -10:15am 10:30am -11:15am 10:15am -11:00am 11:15am -12:00pm 4/14 Sa 10:00am -10:45am 4/14 Sa 11:15am -12:15pm $110 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/13 4/13 4/13 4/13 Tu Tu Tu Tu W W Th F F F F 10:15am -11:00am 11:15am -12:00pm 10:15am -11:00am 11:15am -12:00pm 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:00am -10:45am 11:00am -11:45am 10:15am -11:00am 11:15am -12:00pm 66 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Playtime and Movement Challenger Sports Lil Lions Soccer Program Conductor Voyage's Magical Sneaker Parade Ages 3-5: Conductor Voyage's Magical Sneaker Parade Join Conductor Voyage as she takes your preschooler on all kinds of wonderful adventures with nothing more than magical footwear (and a little imagination)! When Conductor Voyage reveals the power of these enchanted soft soled wonders, there are no limits to the places she and her procession of pre-schoolers will discover together: Journey to a Lost City, discover a hidden sea, take passage on a mystical ship...the world is your child's oyster and their imagination will guide the way in this exploratory creative drama PlayLab! Class offered as part of Adventure Theatre's satellite programming. 8 Sessions $80 Instructor: Adventure Theatre 326378 Mid County CC 4/18 W 11:00am -11:45am Ages 4-5: Lil Lions Program olds using soccer as the medium to develop their balance, agility, coordination and color recognition and numerical learning along with increased confidence and social skills in a fun and relaxed environment. These sessions develop the use of right and left foot along with differing foot surfaces for kicking. 8 Sessions $120 Instructor: Gary Hodgson Challenger Sports British Soccer 326759 Olney Family Park 4/10 Tu 11:00am -11:45am 326760 Meadowbrook Park 4/13 F 11:00am -11:45am 326761 Darnestown Park 4/13 F 11:00am -11:45am Challenger Sports Cubs Soccer Program Ages 2-3: Use soccer as the medium for children to develop their balance, agility, coordination, color recognition and numerical learning along with increasing their confidence and social skills in a fun and relaxed environment (parent participation required) 8 Sessions $120 Instructor: Gary Hodgson Challenger Sports British Soccer 326756 Olney Family Park 4/10 Tu 10:00am -10:45am 326757 Meadowbrook Park 4/13 F 10:00am -10:45am 326758 Darnestown Local Park 4/13 F 10:00am -10:45am Mama Goose on the Loose Ages 6 months - 36 months : What a time for a rhyme! Stories, games, music, movement and much more! Have fun and meet new friends while enriching your child's language, large motor skills and social development. Price includes all materials. Adult participation required. For more information go to email@example.com 8 Sessions Instructor: Laura Lunking 326253 Bauer Drive CC 326251 Mid County CC 326252 Bauer Drive CC $76 4/10 Tu 1:00pm - 1:45pm 4/11 W 11:00am -11:45am 4/12 Th 9:45am -10:30am Coach Doug Wee Wanna Be Soccer and tennis Sports and Fitness Coach Doug Pre Wee Wanna Be Ages 18 mo-30 mo: Boys and Girls get a great start in enjoying sports working with their Moms, Dads, or Guardians. They will be introduced to agility training, sports including soccer, and other age appropriate sports through supervised play sessions with their Moms, Dads or Guardians. Each child is guided thru sports and play sessions and can participate at his/her own pace. A wonderful program to introduce tots to the joy of sports; and Moms, Dads and Guardians, too. Adult participation required. $5.00 Materials Fee is due to Instructor. Call 301-983-2690 or email CoachDoug@CTIKids.com for more info. 7 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327060 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/16 8 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327062 Germantown CC 4/10 327063 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 327064 Potomac CC 4/12 327080 Damascus CRC 4/13 $51 M Tu W Th F 9:30am -10:15am $59 9:30am -10:15am 9:30am -10:15am 9:30am -10:15am 9:30am -10:15am Ages 3-5: based on the principles developed by Coach Doug for the very successful Wee Wanna Be program. By concentrating on these two sports, the children have a greater opportunity to comfortably develop their interest and abilities. They will be introduced to soccer and tennis, through age appropriate skill training in play sessions with their Moms, Dads or Guardian. A great way for children to develop new skills using their arms and legs. Adult participation required. $5.00 Materials Fee is due to Instructor. Call 301-983-2690 or email CoachDoug@CTIKids.com for more info. 7 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327089 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/16 8 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327090 Germantown CC 4/10 327094 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 327095 Potomac CC 4/12 327096 Damascus CRC 4/13 327601 Cold Spring ES 4/14 $61 M Tu W Th F Sa 11:00am -11:45am $69 11:00am -11:45am 11:00am -11:45am 11:00am -11:45am 11:00am -11:45am 3:45pm - 4:30pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 67 Coach Doug Wee Wanna Be Ages 2 - 5 Which Sports players do your kids pretend to be? Boys and Girls and their Moms, Dads or Guardians will be introduced to agility training soccer, lacrosse, golf, T- ball and other seasonal sports through supervised non competitive play sessions with their Moms, Dads, or Guardian. Each child can participate at his/her own pace. (Parent Participation Required) * $5.00 Materials Fee is due to Instructor. Call 301-983-2690 or email CoachDoug@CTIKids.com for more info. 7 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327000 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/16 4/16 328304 Jane E. Lawton CC 8 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327004 Germantown CC 4/10 327005 Germantown CC 4/10 327006 Bauer Drive CC 4/11 327009 Potomac CC 4/12 327011 Potomac CC 4/12 327083 Damascus CRC 4/13 327084 Damascus CRC 4/13 327014 Oakland Terrace ES 4/14 327015 Oakland Terrace ES 4/14 327503 Cold Spring ES 4/14 $62 M M Tu Tu W Th Th F F Sa Sa Sa 10:15am -11:00am 1:30pm -2:15pm $77 10:15am -11:00am 1:30pm - 2:15pm 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 1:30pm - 2:15pm 10:15am -11:00am 1:30pm - 2:15pm 9:30am -10:15am 10:15am -11:00am 1:15pm - 2:00pm COACH DOUG SOCCER Ages 3-6: Kick it off with soccer instruction the Coach Doug way; fundamental soccer skills in a fun and friendly environment with emphasis on building techniques and self confidence. We cover skill development, soccer rules and playing strategies. By concentrating on soccer, children have a greater opportunity to comfortably develop individual skills in a team concept. No Parent Participation required, Children participate on their own under the guidance of Coach Doug. $5.00 Materials Fee due to Instructor. Call 301-983-2690 or email CoachDoug@CTIKids.com for more info. 7 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327054 Potomac CC 4/12 327053 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/16 8 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327086 Damascus CRC 4/13 327057 Oakland Terrace ES 4/14 327058 Cold Spring ES 4/14 327059 Germantown CC 4/10 $68 Th M 5:00pm - 5:45pm 5:00pm - 5:45pm $77 F 5:00pm - 5:45pm Sa 11:45am -12:45pm Sa 3:00pm - 3:45pm Tu 5:00pm - 5:45pm UK Elite & UK Elite Petite Soccer COACH DOUG SPORtS SCHOOL Ages 4-7: Join us as we have kept our victorious formula of offering classes which treat each child as a winner; building self-esteem, enhancing cooperation, focusing on skills and fitness in a fun and positive environment. Classes will focus on specific sports for a longer period of time to allow children an opportunity to comfortably develop their interest and abilities. Sports change each session and include: agility training, soccer, lacrosse, Tball and more. No Parent Participation required, Children participate on their own under the guidance of Coach Doug. $5.00 Materials Fee due to Instructor. Call 301-9832690 or email CoachDoug@CTIKids.com for more info. 7 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327043 Jane E. Lawton CC 4/16 8 Sessions Instructor: CTI Kids-Coach Doug 327046 Germantown CC 4/10 327049 Potomac CC 4/12 327085 Damascus CRC 4/13 327051 Oakland Terrace ES 4/14 327052 Cold Spring ES 4/14 $62 M 4:15pm - 5:00pm $77 Ages 2-10: A fun guide to soccer utilizing maximum activity and participation and highly stimulating fantasy games. The focus is creating a fun learning environment in which children develop basic ball manipulation skills, using their feet. Instruction is provided by professional British coaches and teachers. U.K. Elite will provide balls for use by all participants. 6 Sessions Instructor: U.K. Elite Soccer 326743 Falls Road Local Park 326744 Falls Road Local Park 326745 Falls Road Local Park 326752 Falls Road Local Park 326753 Falls Road Local Park 326749 Maplwd-Alta Vista Park 326750 Maplwd-Alta Vista Park 326751 Maplwd-Alta Vista Park 326754 Maplwd-Alta Vista Park 326755 Maplwd-Alta Vista Park $119 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/16 4/18 4/18 4/18 4/18 4/18 M M M M M W W W W W 3:00pm - 4:00pm 4:00pm - 5:00pm 5:00pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 3:00pm - 4:00pm 4:00pm - 5:00pm 5:00pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm Gymnastics tumbling Format Tu 4:15pm - 5:00pm Th 4:15pm - 5:00pm F 4:15pm - 5:00pm Sa 11:00am -11:45am Sa 2:00pm - 2:45pm Ages 3-6 Beginner: Practice tumbling skills while gaining self esteem. Animal walks, forward rolls, backward rolls and bridges are taught. Movements will enhance balance, large muscle control, and muscular strength. Parents are requested to wait outside the room during class time. 5 Sessions Instructor: Denise Schattenberg 326292 QO Valley Park 4/16 M 326293 Upper County CC 4/16 M $68 11:00am -11:45am 1:00pm - 1:45pm Gymnastics - Parent & Child Ages 2-3 1/2yrs: Parents learn to help their toddler develop beginning gymnastics skills. Children learn to follow directions and cooperate utilizing an obstacle course, trampoline, balance beam and the foam pit. 7 Sessions $130 Instructor: Mofid, Boz Gymnastics of America, Inc. 327494 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 10:00am -10:45am 327495 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 6:15pm - 7:15pm 68 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Gymnastics - Pre School Ages 3 1/2-4 and Ages 4-6: Tumbling skills such as front & back rolls, cartwheel, bridge and handstand, Balance beam skills such as front and backward walk and more, Bar skills such as: skin the cat, front roll and more. Also trampoline skills such as tuck jump, Straddle jump, sit droop and more. This class will develop children's strength, coordination, flexibility, mental processing and self confidence 7 Sessions $130 Instructor: Mofid, Boz Gymnastics of America, Inc. 327497 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 10:45am -11:30am 327498 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 3:30pm - 4:15pm 327499 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 4:15pm - 5:15pm 327500 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 5:15pm - 6:15pm Itsy Bitsy Yoga Ages 3mos-10mos: Meet new friends and bond with your baby in a nurturing class designed to support your baby's development. Discover new ways to improve baby's sleep, digestion, and more. No yoga experience required. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a blanket or mat. Adult participation required. Babies should be pre-walkers. Itsy Bitsy is a registered trademark of Spirit Into Life Inc. For more information about Helen Garabediean's Itsy Bitsy Yoga program, visit www.itsybitsyyoga.com. 6 Sessions Instructor: Laura Lunking 326257 Bauer Drive CC $59 4/12 Th 10:45am -11:30am Funfit Tots� A fun-filled adult/child high-energy activity class that includes songs, stories, parachutes, games, balls, music, and more. Develops motor skills, coordination, socialization, cooperation, and reinforces cognitive development. A great workout for both you and your child. Child must be walking. Price includes all materials. Adult participation required! Ages 1 -2 years 7 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326401 Tilden MS 326390 Wheaton CC 326391 Germantown CC 8 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326392 Bauer Drive CC 326393 Potomac CC 326394 Potomac CC 326396 Jane E. Lawton CC 326397 Wisconsin Place CRC 326402 Mid County CC 326432 Potomac CC 326403 Jane E. Lawton CC $77 4/14 Sa 9:30am -10:15am 4/16 M 9:30am -10:15am 4/16 M 10:15am -11:00am $88 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/12 4/13 4/13 Tu 9:30am -10:15am W 9:30am -10:15am W 10:15am -11:00am W 9:30am -10:15am Th 9:30am -10:15am Th 9:30am -10:15am F 10:15am -11:00am F 9:30am -10:15am $77 4/14 Sa 10:15am -11:00am 4/16 M 11:00am -11:45am 4/16 M 10:15am -11:00am $88 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/12 4/12 4/13 4/13 Tu W W Th Th F F 10:15am -11:00am 11:00am -11:45am 11:00am -11:45am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 11:00am -11:45am $88 Funfit tots - En Espanol! Ages 18 mos - 4years: Una actividad llena de diversi�n que incluye juegos, canciones, cuentos, m�sica, paraca�das, pelotas y mucho m�s. Un gran entrenamiento para toda la familia. Un requisito es la participaci�n de adultos. Los ni�os deben estar en edad de caminar. El costo de la clase es por cada ni�o. El costo incluye todos los materiales. 8 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326445 Jane E. Lawton CC 7 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326444 Wheaton CC $88 4/13 F 4/16 M 11:00am -11:45am $77 11:00am -11:45am FUNky Monkeys Sports & Games Ages 2 - 3 years 7 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326418 Tilden MS 326409 Germantown CC 326420 Wheaton CC 8 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326410 Bauer Drive CC 326411 Potomac CC 326413 Jane E. Lawton CC 326421 Wisconsin Place CRC 326456 Mid County CC 326415 Jane E. Lawton CC 326416 Potomac CC 7 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326436 QO Valley Park 8 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326405 Bauer Drive CC 326406 Jane E. Lawton CC 326407 Damascus CRC 327509 Wisconsin Place CRC Ages: 3-5: Action packed and full of fun, kids will recieve a heart-healthy workout without even knowing it! With loads of age-appropriate, non-competitive active games, such as tag, stick hockey, ball play, parachute and more, kids learn to play by game rules, follow simple instruction, advance coordination, muscle tone and function, socialization, and cognitive development. Parents welcome, but not required. 7 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326428 Tilden MS 326429 QO Valley Park 326423 Germantown CC 8 Sessions Instructor: Celia Kibler 326424 Damascus CRC 326427 Potomac CC $77 4/14 Sa 11:00am -11:45am 4/14 Sa 9:30am -10:15am 4/16 M 9:30am -10:15am $88 4/11 W 11:00am -11:45am 4/13 F 9:30am -10:15am Ages 18 months - 4 years 4/14 Sa 10:15am -11:00am $88 4/10 4/11 4/11 4/12 Tu W W Th 11:00am -11:45am 10:15am -11:00am 10:15am -11:00am 11:00am -11:45am Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 69 Xciting Xtras Dog Obedience Horseback Riding tiny tots Horseback Riding Ages 3-5 years: This exciting parent/ child class will be an introduction for young children to explore grooming, tacking, saddling, and horseback riding specifically geared for this young age group. The first class provides a basic orientation so there is no riding. Each registered student must have the same adult accompany them each week. Children and adults must wear long pants and hard-soled shoes to every class. To keep a safe environment and minimize distractions only 1 adult may accompany each student and no unregistered siblings may attend. 8 Sessions Instructor: Camp Olympia 327598 Camp Olympia $320 4/17 Tu 4:00pm - 4:45pm Dog Obedience 1 Puppy Kindergarten Ages Trainers:12 and Up/Puppies 2-5 months: Prevent problems before they start. The puppy will explore and be trained to adjust to new sights, sounds, people, and dogs. Instruction in housebreaking, lead breaking and general discipline of puppy. No retractable leashes. Questions: Call Wortley Ganoe at 301-946-5645. 8 Sessions Instructor: Wortley Ganoe 326492 MCRD Offices $65 4/14 Sa 9:30am -10:30am Young Riders Dog Obedience 2 Basic Ages Trainer 12 and Up/Dogs 5 months and Up:For the beginning dog and handler. Learn how to teach your dog the following: sit, down, stay, stand, come, heel, and other useful commands. Various training techniques, responsible dog ownership, etc. will be discussed. Students Will need to practice outside class for best results. All work on lead. No retractable leashes. Call Wortley Ganoe at 301-946-5645. 8 Sessions Instructor: Wortley Ganoe 326493 MCRD Offices $65 4/14 Sa 10:30am -11:30am Ages 6-12:An introduction to horseback riding. Learn how to groom, saddle, stop, start, and steer at the walk and trot with the safety of an adult leading the horse. Horse preparation takes time and is an important part of the instruction. One parent or adult (only) must be prepared to walk beside the horse, and jogging is involved. For safety reasons, long pants and smooth, hard soled shoes are required. No sandals or tennis shoes for students or parents, and students/ parents without proper footwear and long pants will not be able to participate. 8 Sessions Instructor: Camp Olympia 327599 Camp Olympia $320 4/17 Tu 4:45pm - 5:15pm Dog Obedience 3 Intermediate Beginner Ages 9-14 Ages Trainer: 12 and Up/Dog 6 months and Up: Prerequisite: a basic course. Building on the basic commands, handlers will teach correct heel position, get reliable responses to first command, learn more about canine psychology, training goals, etc. Students will need to practice Questions contact Wortley Ganoe at 301-9465645. 8 Sessions Instructor: Wortley Ganoe 326494 MCRD Offices $65 4/14 Sa 11:30am -12:30pm Ages 9-14: Beginning horseback riding instruction includes grooming, saddling, leading, and riding at walk and trot. For safety reasons, long pants and smooth, hard soled shoes are required. No sandals or tennis shoes; students without proper footwear and long pants will not be able to participate. Weight limit 200 pounds. 8 Sessions Instructor: Camp Olympia 327602 Camp Olympia $320 4/14 Sa 9:00am -10:00am Horseback Riding Class Ages 13 and Up:This introductory course is perfect for those who have never ridden, have limited experience, or have not ridden in many years. Course will include grooming, saddling, leading, and riding at walk and trot. For safety reasons, long pants and smooth, hard soled shoes are required. No sandals or tennis shoes, and students without proper footwear and long pants will not be able to participate. Weight limit 200 pounds. 8 Sessions Instructor: Camp Olympia 327600 Camp Olympia $320 4/14 Sa 11:00am -12:00pm Montgomery County Recreation on Facebook @mocorec on Twitter Follow us! 70 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec More Xciting Xtras �Monitoring today's teen NEW �Mad Science's Guide to the Galaxy Ages 5-12: This NASA-approved and endorsed program NEW Ages 18 and Up: Take a moment and think about all the technology your teen uses on a regular basis. Computers, televisions, cell phones, gaming devices, iPods and iPhones may come to your mind. Have you ever asked yourself, `What does my teen do with all of this stuff?' That's a VERY good question! You've probably seen your teen doing homework, sending Instant Messages to friends and listening to iPods all at the same time. Multi-tasking at its finest-or is it? Monitoring options, keyloggers, carrier usage options, advice and resources will all be explored in this very informative seminar 1 Sessions 327607 Germantown CC NEW technology takes children on a tour of the universe! Participants will go home with interesting information and take-homes, so they can continue their explorations. Children will learn about Space Travel, Energy, Dry Ice, Space Technology, Living in Space, Motion, and Planets and Moons. 6 Sessions $119 Instructor: Ali Kilpatrick Mad Science 327655 Cashell ES 4/12 Th 327675 Wisconsin Place CRC 4/17 Tu 3:30pm - 4:30pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm Performing Arts Act It Out (Class) Ages 4-6: Take an adventure every week through storybooks in this acting class that uses theater arts to teach kids about relevant social issues and character education topics such as respect, truth, peace, etc. Each week, these young actors will learn various improvisation theater games as well as a story that they will act out using costumes and props. This class will present their favorite story on the last day of class! 8 Sessions Instructor: Pooja Chawla 327248 Jane E. Lawton CC 327247 Potomac CC 327249 Ross Boddy CC $79 4/14 Sa 10:15am -11:00am 4/15 Su 2:45pm - 3:30pm 4/17 Tu 5:00pm - 5:45pm Boomers, Adults & Seniors �today's technology for Baby 4/24 Tu $40 7:00pm - 9:00pm Ages 50+: Confused about all the technology that society is using? Want to learn how to use cell phones, computers, digital cameras, GPS, other mapping systems and other devices more effectively? Want to explore these questions in a user friendly environment with others looking to support one another while learning? 10 Sessions 327606 Holiday Park SC 4/13 F $115 1:00pm - 3:30pm Gemology I Introductory Ages 18 and Up: Want to know about those gems you have on your rings, necklaces, bracelets, brooches? Curious about how gemstones came to be? Beginning Gemology, organized around the Mohs' scale of hardness, is an introduction to gemstone study. Hands-on specimens and examples to examine during each class. Perhaps a guest speaker, maybe even a field trip. 10 Sessions Instructor: Timothy Morgan 326858 Potomac CC $97 4/12 Th 10:00am -12:15pm Dramatic Kids! Gemology (Advanced) Adults: Prerequisite: Beginner Class - Interested in gemstones, but already know a little something about them? Want to learn more? Curious about gemstone lore and stories? This class examines gemstones and gemstone groups. Examples and hands-on specimens to `play' with each morning. Perhaps a guest speaker, maybe even a field trip. 10 Sessions Instructor: Timothy Morgan 326860 Potomac CC $97 4/11 W 10:00am -12:15pm Ages 7-10:This theater arts class for elementary age students is bound to keep you up on your feet and down on the ground with fun and laughter as we learn improvisational theater techniques and social issues. Throughout the class, these fine actors will combine their theatrical know how and expertise on a subject into artistic expressions employing the dramatic techniques they have learned (such as, but not limited to improvisation, scene study, and monologue study). There will be a final presentation on the last day of class! $5 material fee payable to instructor at the first class. 8 Sessions Instructor: Pooja Chawla 327252 Jane E. Lawton CC 327251 Potomac CC 327253 Ross Boddy CC $95 4/14 Sa 11:15am -12:15pm 4/15 Su 3:45pm - 4:45pm 4/17 Tu 6:00pm - 7:00pm Play Bridge Ages 18 and Up: The course is tailored for novices and advancing bridge players. It will cover bidding, playing, and defending a bridge hand. Several conventions will be discussed including Stayman, Jacoby, Michaels, Gerber, and Blackwood. So sign up and enjoy the game.$5 material fee is due to the instructor on the first day of class. 6 Sessions Instructor: Aaron Navarro 327543 Potomac CC $110 4/23 M 7:00pm - 9:00pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 71 The Sports Pages Instructional Sports Badminton Badminton Beginner/Advanced Beginner Ages 9 and Up: Emphasis on learning individual skills, body movement, concepts, tactics, strategies, history, rules, court etiquette and athletic psychology. Competitive techniques of both singles and doubles play. Students must provide their own racquet. $10 material fee due to instructor. 8 Sessions Instructor: Gary Chao 326430 Bauer Drive CC $65 4/14 Sa 9:30am -10:45am Fencing Fencing with Mohebban Beginner I Ages 9 and Up: Basic foil techniques. Equipment provided: foil, mask,and jacket. Instructor is former Olympian, Gitty Mohebban. No age exceptions without instructor approval. $20 material fee due to instructor. 8 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327255 Frost, Robert MS 4/16 M 9 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327257 Parkland MS 4/13 F 10 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327256 Clemente, Roberto MS 4/11 W $86 5:30pm - 6:30pm $95 5:30pm - 6:30pm $104 5:30pm - 6:30pm Fencing with Mohebban Beginner II Ages 9 and Up: Curriculum will be student skill dependent. $20 material fee due to instructor. 8 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327258 Frost, Robert MS 4/16 M 9 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327260 Parkland MS 4/13 F 10 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327259 Clemente, Roberto MS 4/11 W $86 6:30pm - 7:30pm $95 6:30pm - 7:30pm $104 6:30pm - 7:30pm Badminton Intermediate Ages 12 and Up: Continued emphasis on learning individual skills, body movement, concepts, tactics, strategies, history, rules, court etiquette and athletic psychology. Competitive techniques of both singles and doubles play. The first class will be an assessment of the player's levels. The instructor reserves the right to reassign students to another level. Students must provide their own racquet. $25 material fee due to instructor. 8 Sessions Instructor: Gary Chao 326431 Bauer Drive CC $90 4/14 Sa 10:45am -12:45pm Fencing with Mohebban Intermediate Ages 9 and Up: More advanced foil techniques: riposte direct, doublement, compound attacks with footwork, beat disengage, compound riposte and pris de fer opposition, lier, croise, and envelopment. No age exceptions without instructor approval.$20 material fee due to the instructor. 8 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327261 Frost, Robert MS 4/16 M 9 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327263 Parkland MS 4/13 F 10 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327262 Clemente, Roberto MS 4/11 W $86 7:30pm - 8:30pm $95 7:30pm - 8:30pm $104 7:30pm - 8:30pm Badminton Advanced Ages 12 and Up: Prerequisite Intermediate/Advanced Level. Small class instruction. Continued emphasis on learning Advanced individual skills, body movement, concepts, tactics, strategies and athletic psychology. Competitive techniques of both singles and doubles play. The first class will be an assessment of the player's levels. The instructor reserves the right to reassign students to another level. $25 material fee due to instructor. 8 Sessions Instructor: Gary Chao 326434 Bauer Drive CC $120 4/14 Sa 12:45pm - 1:45pm Fencing with Mohebban Practices & Club Ages 13 and Up: An opportunity for the beginner, intermediate and advanced fencer to practice with each other and develop their skills. No formal instruction will be given during Club sessions. Foil, epee and saber fencers welcome. Equipment provided: foil, mask, and jacket. Classes may feature electric fencing apparatus. No age exceptions will be granted without instructor approval. $20 material fee due to the instructor. 10 Sessions Instructor: Gitty Mohebban 327264 Bauer Drive CC $104 4/14 Sa 1:45pm - 3:15pm 72 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Basketball COACH RICH BASKEtBALL FOR AGES 7-9 MD Sports Hoop Star Basketball Clinics Grades K-5: Jazz Perazic's MD Sports presents a program designed to provide participants with fundamental basketball skills instruction, as well as exposure to how the game is played through drills and controlled scrimmages. Our goal is to teach a basic understanding of the game in a fun environment in preperation for and support needed for traditional recreation basketball leagues. Our knowledgeable, experienced and caring staff's primary goal is to teach both sports and life skills of respect, commitment and teamwork. 6 Sessions Instructor: Jazz Perazic's MD Sports 327266 Luxmanor ES 4/16 327269 Bells Mill ES 4/17 327265 Olney ES 4/18 327267 Flower Valley ES 4/20 $90 M Tu W F 3:30pm - 4:45pm 3:30pm - 4:45pm 3:30pm - 4:45pm 3:05pm - 4:20pm Ages 7-9: Each one--hour class is divided into two, 30--minute halves. The first half of each class is a specific fundamental skill building component, with drills and activities designed to teach and develop the primary building blocks of basketball. The second half of each class will be live game scrimmaging, allowing players to apply these fundamentals within real game scenarios. This program will equally combine fundamental instruction with full court game experience. Many young players are overwhelmed by the speed and complexity of basketball, and this program will convey to players that basketball is a game of specific fundamentals, each with its own name, technique and purpose. 9 Sessions Instructor: Rich Sandler 326864 Damascus CC $130 4/17 Tu 5:30pm - 6:30pm One On One After School Hoops MD Sports Rim Rockers Ages 6-12: Have fun learning to become a better basketball player! Join our experienced and positive One on One instructors for our weekly basketball clinic at your school. Basketball fundamental skills will be taught through proven drills, exercises, fun competitions and games. One on One instructors strive to teach all participants the value of work, respect for authority and how to function as part of a team. 8 Sessions Instructor: One on One Basketball 327350 Wayside ES 4/11 327349 Glen Haven ES 4/12 327351 Sligo Creek ES 4/12 327353 Greenwood ES 4/12 327352 Woodlin ES 4/13 327348 Wisconsin Place CC 4/16 327344 Clopper Mill ES 4/17 327345 Jackson Road ES 4/17 327346 DuFief ES 4/17 327347 Potomac ES 4/20 $93 W Th Th Th F M Tu Tu Tu F 3:30pm - 4:30pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm 3:05pm - 4:05pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm 3:45pm - 4:45pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm 3:15pm - 4:15pm 3:15pm - 4:15pm 3:30pm - 4:30pm Ages 7-9: Introductory basketball course. Lower baskets will be used. Through innovative and fun drills, every child will learn basic basketball skills. Higher level of confidence and self-esteem will be achieved. This MD Sports class is sure to leave every child with a smile. Participants will receive a T-shirt and a participation award. 6 Sessions Instructor: Jazz Perazic's MD Sports 327270 Bauer Drive CC 4/14 Sa 327271 Darnestown ES 4/18 W 327272 Oakland Terrace ES 4/19 Th $90 4:00pm - 5:00pm 6:00pm - 7:00pm 6:30pm - 7:30pm MD Sports All Star Skills Clinic Ages 8-17: Jazz Perazic's MD Sports All Star Skills Basketball Clinic. Learn the correct basketball fundamental techniques, brush up on your skills, learn new moves and improve your footwork for a great jump shot. Participants will learn how to improve agility, explosiveness, first step quickness and jumping ability. Team defensive concepts will be covered. 6 Sessions Instructor: Jazz Perazic's MD Sports 327395 Bethesda-CC HS 4/15 Su 327394 Kingsview MS 4/20 F $145 2:00pm - 4:00pm 7:00pm - 9:00pm true 2 the Game Fundamentals of Basketball Ages 6-12: Join our experienced staff and learn the fundamentals of basketball in order to compete at a high level. This class will enhance your self confidence through skill development, proper training, physical conditioning and mental toughness. 6 Sessions $100 Instructor: Cornell Saddler True 2 The Game 327244 Germantown CC 4/18 W 4:00pm - 5:15pm 327245 Matsunaga ES 4/19 Th 3:45pm - 4:55pm 327246 Darnestown ES 4/19 Th 3:30pm - 4:40pm Community Facilities and Programs 240.777.4980 73 More Sports Women Who Play If you are a woman over 25 who would love an opportunity to play a team sport with other woman in a recreational, informal, fun, safe and comfortable environment. This is going to be a fun experience of team play. We are going to play whiffleball, kickball and catch volleyball. You are going to have your turn to get in the game and play. Play for fun, move your body and have some fun. 4 Sessions Instructor: Brenda Loube 327660 Wisconsin Place CC $50 4/26 Th 6:00pm - 7:00pm Challenger Sports Advanced Player Development Soccer Ages 10-12: Advanced Player Development Emphasis is placed upon skill development and mastery of core techniques through individual and small group practices and coached games. 8 Sessions $120 Instructor: Gary Hodgson Challenger Sports British Soccer 326773 Olney Family Park 4/10 Tu 6:00pm - 7:00pm 326775 Meadowbrook Park 4/13 F 6:00pm - 7:00pm 326782 Darnestown Park 4/13 F 6:00pm - 7:00pm Gymnastics- Gilrs and Boys total Golf Adventures Class Ages 5-12: Kids can get a grip on this wonderful lifetime sport in an extremely fun and non-competitive environment. Each day brings a new adventure in the fundamentals of golf; driving, chipping putting and more! Children are engaged in exciting games and activities which will introduce them to the basics of the sport. Rules, etiquette and safety are also emphasized by trained instructors who are experts in dealing with children who master skills quickly or those who need more attention. All equipment is provided. 6 Sessions Instructor: Mark Szematowicz Parboy, Inc 326855 Germantown CC 4/23 M 326856 Longwood CC 4/25 W 326857 Wisconsin Place CC 4/26 Th $105 4:00pm - 5:00pm 5:00pm - 6:00pm 4:00pm - 5:00pm Ages 7-12: Introduction to gymnastics. Utilizes all apparatus including floor, balance beam, vault, uneven bars and trampoline. Examples of skills: Cartwheel, Round off, Walkovers. 7 Sessions $140 Instructor: Mofid, Boz Gymnastics of America, Inc. 327501 Gymnastics of America 4/13 F 7:00pm - 8:00pm MSA Fitness and Nutrition Age 5-12 Our goal is to improve the children's eating habits and to encourage physical exercises and to improve the BMI ratio for each kid and to reduce obesity among the participants. The Physical activities include: jumprope, physical exercises, running, aerobics, etc.. 8 Sessions $150 Instructor: Sharon Nagia Montgomery Sports Association 327505 Cashell ES 4/18 W 3:30pm - 4:45pm 327506 Stonegate ES 4/19 Th 3:30pm - 4:45pm Challenger Sports Mini Kickers Soccer Ages 5-6: Mini Kickers Programs using individual skill-based exercises to increase balance, agility, coordination and confidence. It the perfect starting point for anyone wanting to define his or her technique or learn for the first time. 8 Sessions $120 Instructor: Gary Hodgson Challenger Sports British Soccer 326762 Olney Family Park 4/10 Tu 4:00pm - 5:00pm 326763 Meadowbrook Park 4/13 F 4:00pm - 5:00pm 326764 Darnestown Park 4/13 F 4:00pm - 5:00pm Challenger Sports PLayer Development Soccer Ages 6-9: Player Development Emphasis is placed upon skill development and mastery of core techniques through individual and small group practices and coached games. 8 Sessions $120 Instructor: Gary Hodgson Challenger Sports British Soccer 326766 Olney Family Park 4/10 Tu 5:00pm - 6:00pm 326767 Meadowbrook Park 4/13 F 5:00pm - 6:00pm 326772 Darnestown Park 4/13 F 5:00pm - 6:00pm 74 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! ter at B p! U Register as a team Play begins in April Softball Teams are registering now! Register by March 25, 2012 Playing Men, Women, CoRec Leagues for Adults and Seniors Don't get left on the bench - Register Today! For more information visit us at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec or contact Countywide Programs Office at (240) 777-6870. A c t i v e Ol de r A d u l t Spring 2012 The Montgomery County Recreation has many diverse ways for Boomers and older adults to be active, whether working, semi-retired or fully retired. From full service senior center's to extensive trips, to our Countywide Senior Sneakers Fitness Program, the opportunities are bountiful. Include our programs and activities in your Spring line up! Senior Centers Senior Centers are full-service facilities with a wide range of activities that are open five days a week. They also provide a weekday luncheon program, educational seminars, entertainment, and fitness classes. Transportation is available on a limited basis to Senior Centers and Active Adult that have nutrition programs. Call 240-777-4980 for more information. Damascus Senior Center (M-W&F, 9:00am-2:00pm, Th 9:00am-4:00pm) 9701 Main Street, Damascus 240-777-6995 Holiday Park Senior Center (M-F, 8:45am-4:00pm) 3950 Ferrara Drive, Wheaton 240-777-4999 Long Branch Senior Center (M-F, 10:00am-2:00pm) 8700 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring 240-777-6975 Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center (M-Th, 8:15am-4:00pm, F CLOSED, Sat 9:00am-3:00pm) 1000 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring 240-777-8085 Other County Recreation and Education Resources for Older Adults: � The Lifelong Learning Institute of Montgomery College provides many intellectually stimulating courses for Montgomery County residents age 50 and over. Visit www.montgomerycollege.edu or call Program Director, Ann Evans at 240-5671828. Jewish Council for the Aging, www.accessjca.org offers numerous programs for older adults. Senior Info Pages at: montgomerycountymd.gov/seniors. For telephone assistance and information, call the Senior Resource Line at 240-777-3000. OASIS offers challenging programs in the arts, humanities, wellness, technology and volunteer service for mature adults. For more information call (Bethesda) 301-4696800 press 1, then extension 211 or (Chevy Chase/DC Area) 202-686-9760. VOLUNTEER: Visit the Montgomery County Volunteer Center at montgomerycountymd gov/volunteer � � � � 76 Follow us on Facebook and twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Programs (Age 55+) Senior Sneaker Exercise Program Montgomery County Recreation's popular Senior Sneaker Program helps adults age 55 and older have access to quality exercise/weight rooms across the County at a very affordable $50 annual membership fee. For this low fee, members can use the exercise/weight rooms until 3pm Monday through Friday. For those wanting more flexibility, a full Exercise/Weight Rooms Membership is available. Call 240-777-4980 for details. The Senior Sneakers Program is available at the following Community Centers: CLARA BARTON CC COFFIELD CC GERMANTOWN CC LONGWOOD CC MARILYN J. PRAISNER CC BAUER DRIVE CC DAMASCUS CC LAWTON CC MID-COUNTY CC UPPER COUNTY CC WISCONSIN PLACE CC ROSS BODDY CC EAST COUNTY CC LONG BRANCH CC POTOMAC CC WHEATON CC WALK . . . for the health of it! Indoor Walking Program Check out these great opportunities for indoor walking that are offered at your local Community Centers where you can walk in climate controlled, secure buildings! 3 Beat the cold and avoid the rain in these heated facilities, free of dogs, cold and uneven walking surfaces. 3 Access Card recommended or sign-in required. Just check in at the front desk, swipe your card and do your walking. 3 Bring a friend and talk or maybe just listen to your radio with earphones. This FREE activity is a public service of Montgomery County Recreation and offered at the following sites. (If the Gym is unavailable, the Social Hall may be used, if not in use): CLARA BARTON CC DAMASCUS CC LAWTON CC UPPER COUNTY CC BAUER DRIVE CC EAST COUNTY CC LONG BRANCH CC WHEATON CC ROSS BODDY CC GERMANTOWN CC LONGWOOD CC WISCONSIN PLACE CC COFFIELD CC GOOD HOPE CC POTOMAC CC MID COUNTY CC Community Facilities and Programs 240.777.4980 77 Senior Exercise Classes at Community Centers In addition to exercise classes offered at Recreation Senior Centers, many Community Centers (CC) offer senior exercise classes. To learn about availability and to sign up, call the Community Center for which you are interested. Senior Fit A partnership with Holy Cross Hospital, Kaiser Permanente, and Montgomery County Recreation. These free classes help participants to improve strength, endurance, and flexibility. Participants must have a doctor's permission note. Call 301-754-7895 for registration information. Bauer CC � M, W, F, 9:15am-10:00am Ross Boddy CC � T, Th, 9:00am-9:45am Coffield CC � T, Th, 10:30am-11:15am East County CC � M, W, 10:30am-11:15am, F, 10:30am-11:30am Long Branch SC � M, W, 12:00pm-12:45pm Mid County CC - F, 11:00am-11:45am Praisner CC � M, F, 9:00am-9:45am, M, W, 10:00am-10:45am Schweinhaut SC - M, W, 8:30am-9:15am and 9:30am-10:15am T, Th, 9:00am-9:45am, Sa, 9:30am-10:15am Wheaton CC - M, W, 11:00am-11:45am Senior Shape A partnership between Suburban Hospital and Montgomery County Recreation. These classes provide strength, flexibility, and aerobic exercise training. You must have a doctor's permission and there is a $30 fee for 3 months. Classes are currently being offered at Clara Barton, Potomac and Lawton Community Centers. Call Suburban Hospital at 301-896-3939 or the centers for more information. 55+ Active Adult Programs Montgomery County Recreation started its 55+ Active Adult Programs (formerly called Neighborhood Senior Programs) in the late 1950's, before there were five-day a week senior centers. The Wheaton Senior group had over 300 participants before the Margaret Schweinhaut and Holiday Park Senior Centers opened. Active Adult Programs are a wonderful opportunity for individuals 55+ to gather for educational, social, sports, and entertainment programs, and places to make lasting friendships. After losing most of our programs due to budget reductions last year; WE ARE BACK!! We are offering programs two days per week at the sites listed below and we have a new program at the Mid-County Community Center, which opened in July 2011. A BRAND new site, the White Oak Community Center, which is scheduled to open this spring, will also have programs for adults 55+. We are excited about growing at these new locations and reaching more Active Adults. We encourage input and feedback from every source, and new ideas are always welcome. All of our groups are diverse and offer exciting programs for participates in the communities they serve. Along with exercise, dance, educational, and social activities, we also offer a variety of special programs and events. A sampling of these events include: � Senior Theater is bringing two new productions, featuring two wonderful female actors, portraying two fascinating and influential women, Babe Dickenson Zaharis and Margaret Sanger, to our centers this year. � On Wednesday, April 25, at 11:00 a.m., there will be a program on "The History of Women in Sports," at the MidCounty Community Center, followed by the Senior Theatre production, "Babe," at 12:30 p.m. � On Thursday, April 26, at 11:00 a.m., the "History of Women in Sports" program will be repeated at the Praisner Community Center, followed by the Senior Theatre program, "Babe" at 12:30 p.m. � Montgomery College Lifelong Learning classes are offered at a number of locations. Everything from lectures on current events to Art History and appreciation are offered. Check us out at any of our locations. We're sure to have something for everyone! 78 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Our locations, days & times include: Potomac Seniors Bauer Drive Seniors M & W 10:00am�2:00pm Bauer Drive Community Center 14625 Bauer Drive, Rockville 240-777-6922 Tues. 10:00am�2:00pm & Fri. 10:00am�1:00pm Potomac Community Center 11315 Falls Road, Potomac 240-777-6960 Pr aisner Seniors * + Bethesda/Chevy Chase Seniors M & W 10:00am�2:00pm Jane E. Lawton Community Center 4301 Willow Lane, Chevy Chase 240-777-6855 Tues. & Thurs. 10:00am�2:00pm Marilyn J. Praisner Community Center 14906 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville 240-777-4970 Clar a Barton Seniors Ross Boddy/Sandy Spring Seniors * + Wed. & Thurs. 10:00am�2:00pm Ross Boddy Community Center 18529 Brooke Road, Sandy Spring 240-777-8050 Mon. & Wed. 10:00am�2:00pm Clara Barton Community Center 7425 MacArthur Blvd., Cabin John 301-229-0010 Seniors today! Watch Seniors Today, a program for and about seniors produced by the Commission on Aging. Tune in to Cable Montgomery Channel 6. Clarksburg Seniors** White Oak Seniors * + Community of Faith United Methodist Church 22420 Frederick Road, Clarksburg 301-916-3899 Coffield Seniors Please call 240-777-4980 for more information. White Oak Community Center 1700 April Way, White Oak + Limited tr ansportation available on progr am meeting days. * Includes a nutrition lunch progr am on meeting days. ** this progr am is in partnership between MCR and the Community of Faith UMC. Tues., Wed. & Thurs. 10:00am�2:00pm Gwendolyn Coffield Community Center 2450 Lyttonsville Road, Silver Spring 240-777-4900 *The Wednesday program is a partnership with the Jewish Community Center and MCR. Lunch is available on Wednesdays only by calling 301-230-3751 for reservations. East County Seniors* + Tues. & Fri. 10:00 am�2:00pm East County Community Center 3310 Gateshead Manor Way, Silver Spring 240-777-8093 Germantown Seniors + Mon. & Thurs. 10:00am�2:00pm Germantown Community Center 18905 Kingsview Road, Germantown 240-777-8098 Longwood/Olney Seniors Mon. & Wed. 10:00am�2:00pm Longwood Community Center 19300 Georgia Avenue, Brookeville 240-777-6920 Mid-County Seniors* Tues. & Thurs. 10:30am�2:30pm Mid-County Community Center 2004 Queensguard Road, Silver Spring 240-777-6813 Community Facilities and Programs 240.777.4980 79 Special Activities and Events Damascus Senior Center 9701 Main Street, Damascus, MD 240-777-6995 Hours: M, Tu, W, F 9:00am-2:00pm, Th 9:00am-4:00pm The center has exercise classes, entertainment programs, workshops, a gift shop; exercise room, craft and art rooms for craft classes of all kinds; billiards, ping-pong, shuffleboard and a sunny dining area where daily lunches are served every weekday. Cholesterol Screening Wednesday, April 18th, 2012, 9:30am � 11:30am. Shady Grove Hospital will have its screening here at Damascus Senior Center. You must register in advance by phone 1-800-542-5096 there is no drop in registration. Cinco de Mayo Luncheon Thursday, May 3rd, 2012, Noon Chef Sue prepares a wonderful meal for our annual celebration. The menu will be available at the reception desk one month prior to the event! Call the Damascus Senior Center for reservations. Price for the Meal age 55 � 59 is $7.00 60+ Donations requested. Ice Cream Social Tuesday May 22nd, 2012, 1:00pm. The Damascus Senior Center will have an Ice Cream Social with all of your favorite toppings. Cost: FREE Special Activities St. Patrick's Day Luncheon Wednesday, March 14th, 2012, Noon Chef Sue will make this day memorable to all of the Irish who have come to eat and celebrate. The menu will be available at the reception desk one month prior to the event! Call the Damascus Senior Center for reservations. Price for the Meal age 55 � 59 is $7.00 60+ Donations requested. Garden Party Luncheon Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012, Noon Chef Sue will have a great meal prepared for our Damascus Senior Gardeners. The menu will be available at the reception desk one month prior to the event! Call the Damascus Senior Center for reservations. Price for the Meal age 55 � 59 is $7.00 60+ Donations requested. Anna Pappas "A Class Act" the Golden Aires Band Wednesday, April 4th, 2012, 1:00pm The Golden Aires who plays music from the big band era of the 1930's and 40's will be here to entertain our seniors. Cost: FREE Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012, 1:00pm. Anna Pappas returns with her friends to perform "A Class Act". Cost: FREE Damascus Senior Center Sponsors, Incorporated (DSCSI), trip Information: Smithsonian Castle and Museum Thursday, March 29th, 2012, 9:00am � 3:00pm The Damascus Senior Center Sponsors Incorporated (DSCSI) will sponsor today's trip to the Smithsonian. For more information please contact Diane Kavanagh at 240777-6995. Cost: $25.00 About the Montgomery County Senior Luncheon Program Adequate nutrition is critical to the health, functioning, and quality of life of everyone. It is an important component of home and community-based services for older people. This US Administration on Aging funded program improves the dietary intakes of participants and offers participants opportunities to form new friendships and create support networks. The legislative intent is to make community-based services available to aging in place adults who may be at risk of losing their independence. Meals served under the program provide at least one-third of the recommended dietary allowances established by the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences, as well as the Dietary Guidelines for Americans, issued by the Secretaries of Departments of Health and Human Services. Menus are available at each Nutrition Program site. Lunch reservations must be made two working days in advance. Cancellations should be made directly to the site manager. A volunteer contribution is requested from persons age 60 and over. The cost of the meal is $5.92. Contributions are used to purchase more meals. Participants are asked to contribute what they can. 80 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Holiday Park Senior Center MAY: OLDER AMERICAN'S MONTH SENIOR DRIVERS: tHE tOP tEN ISSUES Tuesday, May 15, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Sponsored by Adventist HealthCare. FREE. No Preregistration required. 3950 Ferrara Drive, Wheaton, MD 240-777-4999 Hours: 8:45am-4:00pm, M-F The Center has social and educational programs every day with programs and classes in exercise, music, art, dance, travel, health and consumer education, plus drop-in discussions on the news and current events. Call for session dates, registration information and fees or visit us on the web at holidaypark.us. HEARt DISEASE CAN BE MANAGED Thursday, May 10, 2012, 1:15 p.m. A cardiologist with Suburban Hospital. Sponsored by John Hopkins Medicine Aging Well Lectures No registration necessary for this series. All health & wellness lectures begin at 1:15 p.m. and usually last an hour. Musical Memories by Great Performers � � � � MARCH WITHOUT MADNESS AMERICA'S FIRSt LADIES Thursday, March 22, 2012, 1:15 p.m. FREE. No registration necessary. Presented by Activities to Go. Who were the favorites? What political role have first ladies played through the years? What do we know about the private lives of the first ladies of yesteryear? Tuesday, May 1, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Leisure World Chorale & Dancers. FREE. Monday, May 7, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Andrea & Chyp Bebop & Hop. FREE. Monday, May 14, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Singer Christiana Drapkin sings songs to Mom & Mother's Day. FREE. Thursday, May 24, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Isis: Flute, Cello & Piano. Amy Thomas on flute, Virginia Lum on piano & Marion Baker on cello. FREE. A Classical music program by outstanding local performers. BEttER BREAtHING FOR A BEttER LIFE Monday, March 26, 2012 1:15 p.m. Elsie Ferguson, Ph.D., Sponsored by the Pain Connection. NO FOOLS AT HOLIDAY PARK- APRIL INCONtINENCE: It'S NOt JUSt ABOUt WOMEN Tuesday, April 17, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Sponsored by Suburban Hospital. No registration necessary. SCIENtIFIC ADVANCES FOR MYO-FACIAL PAIN Monday, April 23, 2012, 1:15 p.m. Dr. Jay Shah, NIH. Sponsored by the Pain Connection Senior Talent Show! Holiday Park Seniors, Inc Classes Tai Chi v Zumba Gold Zumba Wake Up Call v Yoga Line Dancing v Bone Building Strength Training vChair Fitness Bollywood Dance and Yoga Ballroom Dancing Call 240-777-4999 for Spring session information. Community Facilities and Programs 240.777.4980 Friday, May 18, 1:15-3:15pm "Noted Seniors of Montgomery County" Enjoy performances by senior singers, dancers, musicians, comics, and actors. The deadline for performer entries is March 16th. tickets will be available beginning May 1 ($6 per person) at Holiday Park. This event is co-sponsored by GROWS and several area businesses. Proceeds will benefit NAMI. 81 Long Branch Senior Center 8700 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring, MD 240-777-6975 Hours:10:00am-2:00pm, M-F The Long Branch Senior Center provides ample social opportunities, health and wellness programs, lifelong learning and educational programs, exercise classes and fun! Take a look below at a sampling of our upcoming programs and classes, or stop by and visit with us! Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center Walking Competitions Each month we sponsor a walking competition to a different destination. Laps around the gym are substituted for miles on your journey. The first 5 seniors to complete 500 laps get a prize, bragging rights and your picture on our wall of champions!! 1000 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 240-777-8085 Hours: 8:15am-4:00pm Monday-Thursday Closed Friday 9:00am-3:00pm Saturday The Center offers an attractive and accommodating setting with ample parking and weekly entertainment programs, health screening and education, exercise classes, craft projects, informational speakers, dances, theme parties, and special events. Keep Moving Music, Maestro, If You Please...... Good times Show Band Monday, April 2, 1 p.m. Let's have a "Spring Fling' with the upbeat sound of this fun band. We guarantee an afternoon of entertainment and a boppin' beat for all to enjoy. Fee: $1.00 in advance/$2.00 at the door. Tickets available at Schweinhaut Reception Desk. Space limited. If walking is not your passion, we offer a variety of exercise classes including Tai Chi every Friday at 10:30, Seated Volleyball and "Senior Fit" on Mondays and Wednesdays at 11 and 12, and " Stay Active and Move" classes on Tuesdays at 10:30 and Fridays at 10:15. All classes are Free and can be adapted to any level. Going Green Fashion Show Tuesday March 20, 11 am. Do you shop at thrift stores? If you do, you are actually helping the planet by recycling clothing. For our fashion show this year, you can be as creative as you wish: You can show off your best outfit, your favorite recycled clothing, or your choice green clothes for St. Patrick's Day. Musical entertainment included. Light refreshments served. Free `Nancy Sings Sinatra' in the Garden Room Speaking of Green ... Monday, April 23, 1 p.m. Nancy is a wonderful, personable, versatile and energetic vocalist who will delight you with her fabulous Frank Sinatra repertoire. Watching and listening to Nancy is like being at your own personal cabaret. Nancy's vibrant personality and terrific talent will keep you smiling and singin' along. A wonderful afternoon of music is in store. By popular demand, Nancy is back at Schweinhaut with accolades galore. Free. The Long Branch Seniors will be expanding our outdoor garden this year. We are looking for donations of vegetable or herb seeds, premium soil, garden gloves and small garden tools. With or without a green thumb, we will also need folks who don't mind getting their hands dirty to help us plant, maintain and harvest our bounty. Memories, Memories.... `I Love New York' Presented by Activities To Go Wednesday, April 18, 1 p.m. From Brooklyn to the Bronx, from Central Park to SoHo, stroll through the neighborhoods of New York and take a juicy bite of all that The Big Apple has to offer, without leaving the comfort of your chair. This trip down Memory Lane will be presented in a unique inter-active format. Be sure to sign up early so you can join in the fun! Presented by Activities to Go � a group you will long remember. Fee: $1.00 in advance/ $2.00 at the door. Happy Mother's Day Party The annual Mother's Day Celebration will take place on Thursday May 10th, from 11 � 2. Lunch will be catered and dancing and music will take center stage. The cost is $5.00. Movies and Bingo Mondays Mondays at 11, we alternate movies and Bingo. There is a $1.00 fee to play bingo � with prizes for the winners. Movies are free. This spring, the movies will reflect our nature and garden theme with showings of "The Secret Garden", on Monday April 2nd, and "Greenfingers" � the story of a prison inmate whose life is changed by working in a garden � on April 16th. 82 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Get Organized Now! Organize Your Paperwork Wednesday, April 25, 1 to 2:30 p.m. Are you suffering from paper overload? Learn strategies for managing your paperwork by attending this interactive session. Professional Organizer and Productivity consultant Marcie Lovett, author of The Clutter Book: When You Can't Let Go, will clarify what you should keep and what you can toss. As a bonus, you will receive worksheets to keep trank of all the important papers in your life. Fee: $2.00. (Coming in July � Organize Your Memorabilia and Collections) A Healthier and More Knowledgeable You.... Four Session Series on Memory Loss Presented by the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Washington � Know The 10 Signs: Early detection matters. Thursday, March 22, 1 � 3 p.m. � The Basics of Alzheimer's. Thursday, April 26, 1 � 3 p.m. � Safety issues with Alzheimer's. Thursday, May 24, 1 - 3 p.m. � Legal and Financial Planning for those affected by Alzheimer's. Thursday, June 28, 1 � 3 p.m. Marvelous Mondays at the Movies in the Garden Room. Bridges of Madison County � Monday, March 5, 1 p.m. This movie is emotional, sentimental and romantic. When vaguely discontented Iowa housewife Francesca Johnson (Meryl Streep) meets National Geographic shutterbug Robert Kincaid (Clint Eastwood), what begins as a guarded friendship soon erupts into an intense affair that rekindles Francesca's forgotten passions. This Oscar-nominated drama is based on the best �selling novel by Robert James Waller. `Right to Sight' Montgomery County Salutes Aging Eyes Wednesday, May 16, 1 p.m. In partnership with the Prevention of Blindness Society of the Metropolitan Area, an outstanding sight saving seminar. HeartWell In Action Wednesdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Suburban Hospital introduces an exciting concept in health education. Leni Barry, a nurse of extraordinary knowledge, energy and health promotion will provide blood pressure and health counseling from 10 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 2 p.m., Leni will educate you on a new topic each month. � April 14, 1 p.m.� "Sweet Dreams" Join The Suburban Hospital HeartWell Nurse in a discussion on strategies for a restful nights sleep. � May 1, 1 p.m. � "Stroke Awareness" May is Stroke Awareness Month. Participate in a discussion about reducing the risk for stroke. � June 6, 1 p.m. - "Summer Safety" Learn tips to stay safe and healthy this summer. Included will be strategies for travel, entertaining, exercise, and managing in the heat. Stay tuned for more topics as summer 2012 comes upon us! It's Complicated Monday, April 30, 1 p.m. Ten years after their divorce, Jane (Meryl Streep) and Jake (Alec Baldwin) Adler unite for their son's college graduation and unexpectedly end up sleeping together. But Jake is married, and Jane is embarking on a new romance with her architect, Adam (Steve Martin. Now, she has to sort out her life � just when she thought she had it all figured out. A romantic comedy you are sure to enjoy. the Devil Wears Prada Monday, May 7, 1 p.m. After taking a job in the Big Apple as assistant to powerful fashion magazine editor Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep, in an Oscar-nominated role), small-town girl Andrea Sachs (Ann Hathaway) is thrilled � until the magic wears off, and she's left feeling battered and used. But at least she looks fabulous, right? This clever comedy will keep you laughing. Discussion Group � Maximizing You! Thursdays, 11:00 a.m. Join this enlightening discussion group to discuss issues on aging. � Maximize your quality of life � Emphasize the positive � Create satisfaction everyday Led by Edie Mahlamann, LCSW-C . Free. Go Safely! AARP Driver Education Class Monday, April 16, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. A one-day classroom, safe-driving course which focuses on defensive driving. Pre-reg. req. Make $12.00 check to AARP. No cash please. Community Facilities and Programs 240.777.4980 83 Shape Up Now.... Senior Fit Monday, Wednesday, 8:30 and 9:30 or Tuesday/Thursday, 9:00 and Saturday, 9:30. Designed especially for seniors � this exercise program focuses on increasing strength and muscle endurance while improving balance and flexibility. Sponsored by Holy Cross Hospital and Kaiser Permanente. Call 301-754-7895 to request a permission form to be filled out by your physician in order to participate in Senior Fit. Free. For The Fun Of It..... Duplicate Bridge At the Schweinhaut Center Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. Fee: $5.00 Duplicate bridge is the most widely used variation of contract bridge in club and tournament settings. Duplicate Bridge is thriving at this Center. ACBL sanctioned. Coordinated by Roz Dixon. tai Chi Chuan Read It! "People of the Book: A Novel" by Geraldine Brooks Thursday, March 15, 9:45 to 11:00 a.m. In 1996, Hanna Heath, an Australian rare book expert, is offered the job of a lifetime � analysis and conversation of the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, which has been rescued from Serb shelling during the Bosnian war. The book is one of the earliest Jewish volumes with illuminated images. Hanna discovers a series of tiny artifacts in its ancient binding and she begins to unlock the book's mysteries which go back to the 15th century. Evelyn Block will lead the discussion. Thursdays, 10:00 Tai Chi is an ancient system of physical and mental harmony � gentle exercise that emphasizes relaxation, balance, and coordination. This class is designed for beginners, but all levels are welcome. Instructors: Fred Nee and A.M. Carey. Free. Qi Gong Saturdays, Noon. Qi Gong aims to relax your body, calm your mind, and refresh your heart with these easy-tolearn exercises that can be done using a chair for balance and stability. Directed meditation ends each session. Instructor: Mike Kornely. Free. Poetry of Emily Dickinson Thursday, April 19, 9:45 to 11:00 a.m. Join our book group when we will discuss and read some of the poems of Emily Dickinson. Led by Carol Sokolski. 4th Annual Active Aging Expo Monday, May 7, 2012 9:00am-2:00pm Activity Center at Boeher Park Sponsored by The City of Gaithersburg Information on programs and services available in the County is provided by over 80 business, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. Call 301-258-6380 for more information. 84 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Trips and Tours trips and tours Plan to SOAR this Spring! Seniors, Families, and Individuals .... ove ! e on the m We'r Senior Outdoor Adventures in Recreation The Senior Outdoor Adventures in Recreation (SOAR) program may be just the thing for you. Awaken that spirit of adventure. This is a day trip program for active adults, age 55 and over. Trips are specifically designed for this age group. Each activity or trip requires a substantial amount of walking and/or physical exertion. Program participants should be in good physical condition and consult their physician if they have any concerns before registering/ participating in an activity. All travel is by motor coach unless otherwise noted. Interested individuals should call 240-777-6870 to have a SOAR brochure mailed to them in order to access DETAILS FOR EACH TRIP, INCLUDING REFUND POLICIES. Cherry Blossom Cruise and Lunch on the Spirit Cruise Line, plus a Visit to the Newseum Trip number: 325556 Thursday, March 29 We'll begin our day by cruising along the Potomac River and enjoying a relaxing lunch (included) on the Spirit Cruise Line as we enjoy the sights of Washington with the Cherry Blossoms in bloom. Then we'll tour the Newseum which offers an experience that blends five centuries of news history with up-to-the-second technology and hands-on exhibits. It is one of the most technologically advanced museums in the world. Fee: $92 Leave 10:15am, Return 6:15pm Tour of Famous Hillwood Museum & Gardens Trip number: 325557 Thursday, April 12 An audio assisted self-guided tour of Hillwood Museum and Gardens in DC features the most comprehensive assemblage of Imperial Russian fine and decorative arts outside Russia, and an extensive collection of 18th century French works of art. Founded by Marjorie Merriweather Post, the 25-acre estate features magnificent gardens. Lunch menu of soup, roast turkey breast sandwich, cookies, and soft drink included in Hillwood caf�. Fee: $60 Leave 8:45am, Return 3:45pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 85 Guided Walking and Riding Tour of Historic Harrisburg, State Capital of Pennsylvania Trip number: 325559 Tuesday, April 17 Trip number: 325560 Wednesday, April 18 We have scheduled this tour to accommodate all of those on the large waiting lists from previous years and for those who heard from their friends how much they enjoyed this tour! A local authority will guide us through this historic city which originated in 1719 with 30 people. We'll begin with a bus tour of the city, island, residential businesses, and Capitol District. We'll learn about the relationship between William Penn and John Harris who established the city which was a "crossroads" of 7000 years of American Indian culture. Then we'll tour the Capitol where you will marvel at the Rotunda which is modeled after St. Peters in Rome, the exquisite chandeliers, the mosaic tile floor, and the incredible Carrara marble grand staircase. Lunch (on own) in the Capitol building cafeteria. A tour of the National Civil War Museum with 12,000 historical documents, artifacts, high definition videos, dioramas, and life sized mannequins comes next. We'll end with a walking tour of the origins of Harrisburg, the "Shipoke" section, where we'll see Harrisburg as it was in the 1800's. Leave 7:00 am, Return 6:00 pm Fee: $54 Walking Tour of Historic Frederick, MD, and Riding/Walking Tour of Monocacy National Battlefield Trip number: 325562 Thursday, April 26 We start the day with a guided walking tour of the historic district of Frederick � a town that dates back to the 18th Century. George Washington slept here and Abe Lincoln visited here. A buffet lunch is included at the Golden Capital Corral Restaurant. Then enjoy a Park Service Ranger guided tour of the Monocacy Civil War Battlefield. Known as the "Battle that Saved Washington," the Battle of Monocacy marked the last campaign of the Confederacy to carry the war into the North. Fee: $50 Leave 8:30am, Return 4:30pm of the Marine Corps with Ed Bearss, Acclaimed Historian �Tour the Civil War Battle of Bristol Station plus Visit to the National Museum NEW Trip number: 325563 Tuesday, May 1 Trip number: 325564 Tuesday, May 8 Trip number: 325565 Wednesday, May 9 Three months after General Robert E. Lee's defeat at Gettysburg, he again took the offensive crossing the Rapidan River in a bold sweep causing General George Meade to retreat.The Battle of Bristol Station was then begun. The battlefield was recently preserved and is included within the Bristol Station Battlefield Heritage Park. Listen to the narrative of the battle as only Ed Bearss can bring it to life. We will then go to lunch, on own, at the cafeteria in the Museum of the Marine Corps. After lunch, we will be guided through the museum by Ed Bearss, who knows war intimately as a wounded Marine Corps veteran of the WWII Battles of Guadalcanal and New Britain. See and experience the Marine's story through multi-media presentations and "immersive experiences" that give visitors a ground-level feel of life in combat. Visit the Boot camp, WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War, Global War on Terror, and Marine Corps Combat Art Galleries. View vignettes that depict scenes from Marine Corps History. See artifacts such as the famous American Flag hoisted on Iwo Jima. Designed to be equally enjoyed by non-veterans as well as veterans. Fee: $54 Leave 7:45am, Return 5:00pm 86 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec �Riding Tour of Old Town Alexandria NEW Trip number: 325566 Wednesday, May 2 Trip number: 325567 Thursday, May 3 Experience colonial history with a local guide who will narrate an one and a half hour riding tour of historic Old Town. Be entertained with anecdotes and gossip from the 18th and 19th Centuries. Founded in 1749 as a port for area planters, Alexandria was laid out by a young surveyor named George Washington. In the streets of Alexandria, history lives. Entire city blocks evoke a time long ago. Also, browse the Torpedo Factory Art Galleries and lunch, on own, at a local restaurant or at Gadsby's Tavern. Fee: $40 Leave 8:30am, Return 4:30pm Backroads To Freedom � Eastern Shore Underground RR and Harriet Tubman Riding Tour Trip number: 325569 Wednesday, May 16 Trip number: 325570 Thursday, May 17 Our Eastern Shore guide Sherri, will relate stories of early to mid-nineteenth century farm life where Harriet Tubman was born and worked as a young slave girl. We will hear stories of free black communities. Sites include Bucktown, Brodess, Plantation, Church Creek, and Madison. We will follow their flight to freedom via the Underground Railroad. Our guide will relate stories of the fleeing slaves and the assistance by courageous abolitionists. We will see the Historic Courthouse where slave traders bought slaves. We will see where runaway slaves hid while waiting for transportation north. We will travel north along the Underground RR route through Secretary, East New Market and Preston. You will hear stories of the escapes and the bounty hunters who chased the fugitives. You will see sites made famous by Harriet Tubman in her 13 attempts to rescue friends and family. Lunch, included at a local restaurant. Leave 7:30am, Return 6:30pm Fee: $66 Visit the Fort McHenry National Park on the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812, and the Inner Harbor in Baltimore Trip number: 325572 Thursday, May 24 Visit historic Fort McHenry, the War of 1812 battle site that inspired Francis Scott Key to write our national anthem. The tour begins with a film, a narration by a National Park Ranger, and a tour of the Fort. This was the only battle on the Eastern Seaboard the British did not win. Afterward, enjoy lunch and sightseeing (on own) at Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Fee: $39 Leave 8:15am, Return 3:30pm Both trips are on: Thursday, May 31 Trip number: 325573 Leave 8:15 am, Return 3:30 pm Trip number: 325574 Leave 12:30 pm, Return 7:30 pm Our ever popular sailing trip out of Annapolis is a great way to spend a relaxing day! Enjoy 4 hours under sail on a 76 foot-long sailboat with a professional captain and crew. A picnic lunch on board is included. Fee: $76 Our Annual Sailing Trip on Chesapeake Bay White Water Rafting Trip on the Shenandoah River Trip number: 325575 Wednesday, June 6 This popular two and half-hour rafting trip on the Shenandoah River is being offered again this year. An expert guide in each raft will lead our group through White Horse Rapids, down the famed Shenandoah Staircase and over Bull Falls (rated class II-III, which are easy to moderate in difficulty). Recommended attire is shorts, t-shirt, and sneakers. No hard-soled shoes. No experience required. Bring sunscreen, a towel, and a change of clothes. A delicious fried chicken lunch is included. Fee: $76 Leave 8:00am, Return 4:15pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 87 Delaware �Walking tour of Historic New Castle, DE, Original Capital of NEW Trip Number: 325576 Wednesday, June 13 Trip Number: 325577 Thursday, June 14 Take a guided walking tour of New Castle, Delaware which was originally settled by the Dutch in 1651. New Castle's historic core is a National Historic Landmark District containing some of the country's finest examples of vernacular and fine architecture from the 17th Century through today. We will visit the old court house, Amstel/Dutch Houses, and Read House. If you enjoyed our trip to Dover, Delaware, this trip is for you! Lunch, included at a local restaurant. Fee: $70 Leave 7:30am, Return 5:30pm Trip number: 325578 Incl. Independence Hall Thursday, June 21 Trip number: 325579 Incl. Jewish Museum We have scheduled this tour to accommodate all of those on the large waiting lists from previous years, and for those who heard from their friends how much they enjoyed this tour! We'll meet our local professional guides, and begin our tour either inside historic Independence Hall, or at the new National Museum of Jewish History. Then we'll lunch, on own, at the famous Bourse Food Court. Next, we'll walk in "Franklin's Footsteps" to view the Liberty Bell, Betsy Ross House, Christ Church, U.S. Mint, Elfreth's Alley, and more. We will continue with a ninety minute riding tour to see more highlights of the City of Philadelphia. Fee: $54 # 325578 Incl. Independence Hall Leave 7:00am, Return 7:00pm $67 # 325579 Incl. Jewish Museum Exploring in Benjamin Franklin's Footsteps - A Walking and Riding Tour of Historic Philadelphia, PA, with Optional Tour of the New National Museum of American Jewish History SOAR Baseball 2012 Join us for one or more of our baseball game trips this year. We will enjoy trips to two Nationals and two Orioles games this season. All games this year are $44 00 per person and include upper deck reserved seating (between first or third base and home plate) and chartered motor coach transportation. (Note: there is walking and step climbing required at each game). All trips leave from the rear parking lot of Holiday Park Senior center and return immediately after the games. Trip No. Date Teams Depart 325633 May 23 (Wed Aft.) Orioles vs. Boston Red Sox 10:00 am 325634 June 7 (Thur Aft.) Nationals vs. NY Mets 11:00 am 325635 July 26 (Thur Aft.) Orioles vs. Tampa Bay Rays 10:00 am 325636 Aug 2 (Thur Nite) Nationals vs. Philadelphia Phillies 5:00 pm Batter up! It's Baseball Time Again! 88 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd gov/rec Family Entertainment & Exciting trips Whatever your age, we have a trip for you! Let the Family Memories Begin! Family Entertainment & Exciting Trips (FEET)offers trips for all ages, including a variety of destinations. This is a day trip program planned with your interests in mind. Join us for our Fun Family and Adult trips being offered throughout each season and leave the driving to us. Get ready to explore some of the most exciting destinations in the Mid-Atlantic! New York, Philadelphia, Ocean City and Virginia, here we come! Take in museums, sports events, theaters, festivals, special events and amusement parks. Whether it's a day ay the beach or a Kennedy Center show, you will want to register early, as seats go fast. Go by yourself, with friends, or take the whole family. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Flyers are available with more detailed information at all MCR-operated Senior and Community Centers and on-line. For additional information on these and other trips, please call Trips and Tours Coordinator at 240-777-4933. Unless you are notified in advance, all trips depart and return to the rear parking lot of the Holiday Park Senior Center, 3950 Ferrara Drive, Wheaton, MD. Plan to arrive at least 15 minutes prior to departure as all trips depart promptly at the confirmed departure time. The Philadelphia International Flower Show Trip number: 327194 Friday, March 9th Transport yourself to the "Islands of Aloha." The Hawaiian motif will feature six main islands; oversize waterfalls, waves, rainbows, bamboo, lava and murals; plus large screens projecting wide island vistas. Be carried away to a floral hula fest, romantic beach wedding, tropical ranch house, surfers' retreat and a rocky garden of the gods. The 2012 Flower Show is an immersion in the dramatic landscapes and tranquil spirit of Hawaii. You'll have 5-6 hours to visit the many displays, exhibits and Kiosks at this fabulous show. Cost includes: Round trip charter bus transportation and general admission ticket. Meals are on your own. Fee: $82.00 Leave 8:00am, Return 7:00pm Majestic Theatre Celtic Nights - Journey of Hope & Pre-Show Dinner Buffet in Patrons' Lounge Trip Number: 327195 Sunday, March 18 Direct from Ireland, this show features the finest male and female voices of the Celtic world, showcased against a thundering backdrop of expert dancing and musicianship. This glittering production creates an exhilarating picture of a proud people who dared to dream big and doggedly carved out a home in the New World. Before the show, we will enjoy a delicious Buffet Dinner complete with Dessert and Coffee Station. The cost includes: Round trip charter bus transportation, pre show dinner buffet and the show admission. Fee: $114.00 Leave 10:45am, Return 6:45pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 89 Trip Number: 327196 Saturday, March 31 Sports Emporium-your place to play! Visit Central Pennsylvania's year-round interactive entertainment center! The Sports Emporium has assembled at one location an entertainment mall that offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor. There is something for everyone to do at the Sports Emporium. It is the place to play a game of miniature golf (weather permitting) or laser tag, roller skate or drive go-karts and have much more fun in between. Our outdoor activities provide interactive entertainment to groups and individuals. The 70,000 square foot, air-conditioned, indoor entertainment complex houses state of the art entertainment that provides hours of enjoyment regardless of your age! There is something for everyone at Sports Emporium-Moms, Dads, Grandparents and kids will find their favorite activities at one location! The cost of the trip includes: Round trip charter bus transportation and Fantastic Play Pack - 1 lasertron Full Session ( Four six minute games), $3.00 Reloadable Play card for arcades), 1 fastrack or Gran prix Ride , Your choice of: 3 Rounds of batting cages or 1 Go Kart Ride or 1 Miniature Golf or 1 Skate Admission. All meals are on your own at The Sports Emporium Victory Lane Caf� which offers a wide variety of snack menu items including fresh baked pizza, hot wings, pretzels, nachos, hot dogs, ice cream, and cold beverages. Fee: $68.00 Leave 8:00am, Return 5:00pm Sports Emporium (The Place to Play)Year Round Interactive Family Entertainment Complex (Fun For All Ages) New York City Day Trip On Your Own Trip number: 327197 Wednesday, April 4 Enjoy a Day on your Own in the Big Apple! The bus will drop you off at Bryant Park, in back of the New York Public Library on 6th Avenue, between 40-41sts. The day is yours to plan. Go Shopping- get theatre tickets for a matinee- go out to lunch or visit the museums have a great day! Fun for all ages, bring the whole family. The trip includes round trip motor coach transportation. Fee: $60.00 Leave 7:00am, Return 11:00pm Sights & Sounds Millennium Theatre "Jonah" Number: 327198 Wednesday April 25 The Sight & Sound Millennium Theatre in Strasburg, Pennsylvania presents a brand new Biblical production of the story of "Jonah". Be prepared to set sail on an exhilarating journey with one of the Bible's most colorful prophets! A massive production, "Jonah" features breathtaking effects including a multifaceted 40-foot-tall ship that breaks apart right before your eyes and an immersive underwater scene with a shocking reveal of the big fish that swallows God's misguided prophet. This sweeping musical intertwines powerful themes of love, mercy, obedience and second chances. Have your heart and spirit moved as you witness Jonah's remarkable journey of rediscovery where he eventually finds himself and the allmerciful heart of God! Before the show, enjoy a delicious lunch at the "Old Country Buffet". The Cost of the trip includes: Round trip charter bus transportation, Lunch before the show and the Show admission. Fee: $108.00 Leave 8:00am, Return 7:00pm 90 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec The 85th Annual Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival- Kickoff Event "Bloomin' Wine Fest" Trip Number: 327199 Saturday, April 28 The official kick-off event of the 85th Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival� Week ... attendees of the United Bank Bloomin' Wine Fest will enjoy a traditional wine tasting atmosphere, at this event held on the Loudoun Street Walking Mall in historic Old Town Winchester. Saturday, April 28th, this event will feature numerous Virginia wineries in two "Wine Gardens". Also, over 30 artisans and vendors will be setup along the Old Town Mall along with the local merchants, offering a wide variety of art, jewelry, bags, pottery and much, much more. Live musical entertainment will be ongoing on two stages thru-out the event. Food vendors will be located in the two food courts on the mall, offering a wide variety of food and snacks for every taste. Trip cost includes: Round trip charter bus transportation and admission to the wine festival. Meals are on your own. Leave 9:15am, Return 6:15pm Fee: $72.00 The Ocean City Annual "Springfest" Trip Number: 327200 Friday, May 4 Enjoy a day of fun in the sun, great food, entertainment, arts & crafts. You'll have 5-6 hours to explore the "Springfest", at your own pace. Visit the four huge big top tents located at the Inlet Lot at the South end of Ocean City's famous Boardwalk. Food vendors will be serving up Eastern Shore delicacies and a wide assortment of foods for your tasting pleasure. Cost includes: Round trip charter bus transportation. Fee: $56.00 Leave 7:30am, Return 8:30pm Arena Stage the Mead Center for American Theatre Presents- A Giant American Musical "The Music Man", Meredith Willson's Trip Number: 314201 Saturday, May 19 Fresh off her success with Oklahoma!, Artistic Director Molly Smith tackles five-time Tony Award winner The Music Man. Having exhausted all 102 counties in Illinois, "Professor" Harold Hill gives Iowa a try and soon enough convinces River City of its trouble with the "sin and corruption" of the pool hall, trouble that can only be stopped by forming a boys' band. Marian the librarian suspects he's a con man, but she begins to trust him after seeing how he's given confidence to her shy younger brother. Soon, this "Music Man" has transformed the entire town, not only turning the bickering school board into a barbershop quartet, but himself into an honest man. When the stage erupts with "76 Trombones," you'll be cheering along with River City for Harold Hill! Trip cost includes: Round Trip, charter bus transportation and show admission. Fee: $112.00 Leave 12:30pm, Return 5:00pm "Memphis", at the Kennedy Center Trip Number: 327202 Saturday, June 23 This four-time Tony Award winner, including Best Musical, begs you to turn up the dial. Inspired by actual events, Memphis introduces a white radio DJ who wants to change the world and a black club singer who is ready for her big break. Come along on their incredible journey to the ends of the airwaves--filled with laughter, soaring emotion, and roof-raising rock `n' roll. Winner of four 2010 Tony Awards(r) including Best Musical, Memphis features a Tony(r)-winning book by Joe DiPietro (I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change) and a Tony(r)-winning original score with music by Bon Jovi founding member David Bryan. Directing is Tony(r) nominee Christopher Ashley (Xanadu) and choreography is by Sergio Trujillo (Jersey Boys). Trip cost includes: Round trip charter bus transportation and show admission. Fee: $136.00 Leave 11:45am, Return 6:00pm Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 91 t HERA P EU tIC Mission Statement The Therapeutic Recreation Team provides accessible leisure, educational and personal development activities for individuals with disabilities through mainstreaming and adaptive programs Karate for Individuals with Disabilities turn the Beat Around Ages 15 and Up with disabilities: Introduction to basic rhythm and movement for social dancing. Learn line and group dance for all occasions. Participants should be able to follow one- and two-step instructions. 1 staff to 10 participants. 8 Sessions 327163 Good Hope CC 327164 Upper County CC 4/11 W 4/11 W $35 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm Ages 6 and Up: Introduction to traditional Korean Karate (Tang So Do) with emphasis on improving motor coordination . Classes will include stretching, arm & leg movements and drills. Wear loose fitting clothes or white GI(uniform). New students attend 9:00 class. 10 Sessions $90 Instructor: Company Staff: TKA, Inc. 327135 Holiday Park SC 3/31 Sa 9:00am - 9:45am 327136 Holiday Park SC 3/31 Sa 10:00am -10:45am On the Move Kaleidoscope Art Ages 13 and Up with disabilities: A structured program offering arts and crafts using various media to create one of a kind art. Class is taught by certified Art teacher with experience working with individual with disabilities. Participants should be able to follow simple instructions, understand basic rules, and express needs. 1 staff to 4 participants. 6 Sessions $45 327133 Germantown CC 3/24 Sa 12:30pm - 2:00pm Ages 16-21 who attend Learning For Independence (LFI) in high school. Center/ Community based activities that include cooking, games, trips on Ride-On (should purchase smart card) and more. Participants must have communication skills, basic money management skills, ability to travel safely and know how to have fun! All fees are to be paid by EACH participant. 1 staff to 5 participants. 6 Sessions 327139 Bauer Drive CC $80 3/31 Sa 12:00pm - 4:00pm Beginning Handbuilt Pottery for Adults VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! Support an individual with a disability in a mainstream recreation program Provide assistance in a Therapeutic Recreation program Student volunteers are eligible for SSL hours Training provided Call the Volunteer Coordinator at 240-777-6870 tR BIG Game Nights Ages 18 and Up with disabilities: Hand building techniques includes decorating, firing, slab, coil and pinch methods. Participants must be able to indicate wants and needs. $15 materials fee due instructor. 1staff to 10 participants. No personal care provided. 8 Sessions Instructor: Pamela Reid 327124 Wheaton CC 327125 Wheaton CC $70 3/21 W 3/21 W 1:30pm - 2:30pm 2:30pm - 3:30pm Ages 13 and Up with disabilities: Have fun playing oversized games with your friends, and come make new friends too! Board games, cards, bingo, and more! Program meets second and fourth Friday of the month. 1 staff to 5 participants; no personal care. Meets 4/13, 4/27, 5/11, 6/8, 6/22. 5 Sessions 327157 Holiday Park SC 4/13 F $40 7:00pm - 9:30pm Slow `n Easy Aerobics Ages 15 and Up with disabilities: Exercise to music and get fit through movement, stretching, and coordination. Participants should be able to follow one- and two-step instructions. 1 staff to 10 participants. 8 Sessions 327150 Potomac CC 327153 Longwood CC 327151 Damascus CC 327152 Bauer Drive CC 327149 Wheaton CC 4/10 4/10 4/12 4/12 4/16 Tu Tu Th Th M $35 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm MAINSTREAMING OPPORTUNITIES Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to register for programs. To facilitate your inclusion, you may request auxiliary aids and services. Interpreters, large or braille print, other auxiliary aids or services, or companions must be requested at least 2 weeks prior to the start of the program. Please call 240-777-6870,TTY 240-777-6974, to schedule an intake for accommodations needed. Email: rec mainstream@ Companions provide one-to-one assistance to facilitate participation and assimilation into the program. Most companions are volunteers and placements are limited, and not guaranteed. montgomerycountymd gov. 92 Follow us on Facebook and Twitter! Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec R E C RE AtIO N Moving With Multiple Sclerosis Ages 18 and Up: Multiple Sclerosis, Exercise helps maintain flexibility in joints and muscle strength, relaxes the body,and promotes a sense of well being. Discussions will focus on ways to keep exercising outside of the class. 6 Sessions 327137 Germantown CC 4/15 Su $35 1:00pm - 2:00pm Adult Swim Adults with disabilities.Adapted aquatics and swim instruction in a group setting.Participants should be able to indicate basic wants and needs and have minimal self help skills. 1 staff to 7 participants. No personal care assistance provided. 8 Sessions 327120 MLK Swim Center 327122 Germantown ISC 327121 Kennedy Shriver Aq Ctr 327123 Olney Swim Center 3/20 3/21 3/22 3/23 Tu W Th F $37 8:00pm - 9:00pm 8:30pm - 9:30pm 8:30pm - 9:30pm 7:00pm - 8:00pm Water Aerobics - tR Ages 18 and Up with disabilities: If you need to get into shape, then this slow paced aerobics class done in shallow water to cushion feet, knees and back is for you. Workout include using balls, noodles to encourage movement and exercise. Emphasis is on fun and improving your cardiovascular conditioning. 8 Sessions Instructor: Peggy Brower 327165 MLK Swim Center $63 3/18 Su 4:00pm - 5:00pm E-Z Hip Hop Fun Rhythm & Roll Ages 15 and Up with disabilities: Join the FRESH and EXCITING dance moves to the beat of hip hop music. Designed especially for teens and adults with developmental disabilities. Movements are adapted for people who use wheelchairs too. Participants should be able to follow two-step instructions. 8 Sessions Instructor: Sue E. Green 327128 Mid County CC 10 Sessions Instructor: Sue E. Green 327129 Holiday Park SC $60 4/20 F 11:30am -12:15pm $75 Ages 15 and Up with disabilities: Engage in playful rhythmic movement for fitness and coordination. Includes line dances, circle dances, folk dances, and just plain fun dances. Movements are also individually adapted for individuals who use wheelchairs or other mobility devices. Participants should be able to follow two-step instructions. 10 Sessions Instructor: Sue E. Green 327131 Holiday Park SC $75 3/31 Sa 10:00am -10:45am 3/31 Sa 11:00am -11:45am Exciting Dances for Teens and Ad ults, by a DJ, light refreshments, and op ages 15 and up, with disabilities. Listen to the latest hits spun portunities to have fun with old and new friends! Do the YMCA, ELECTRIC SLIDE, CHA- CHA SLIDE and more! Doors open at 7:00pm. arranged prior to the event, with Transportation must be pick-up at 10:00pm. Bring ID for check in. A registration form is now required. Please pre-register . Cost: $8 club members; $10 non-c Saturday, April 28, 2012 7:00pm -10:00pm Holiday Park Senior Center Course #327159 TherapeuTic recreaTion Dances Spring Fling lub members Saturday, June 9, 2012 7:00pm -10:00pm Holiday Park Senior Center Course #327160 Surf's Up Countywide Programs 240.777.6870 93 Rooms for Rent Convenient and affordable. Great for parties or meetings, ample parking, tables and chairs supplied, most centers have kitchens. must see. contact center for availability and tour. see page 95 for locations. Spac Lots of e! Makin Bus sS ines aav y g Mem ories Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec Recreation Community Facilities The Department of Recreation has combined the two Recreation Service Regions to create the Community Facilities and Programs Division. The Division consists of Senior and Senior Neighborhood Centers, Recreation Centers, Camps, Summer Fun Centers and Youth Sports. COMMUNITY FACILITIES AND PROGRAMS 240-777-4980 3950 Ferrara Dr , Wheaton 4 3 6 16 8 12 2 17 15 18 14 Aquatic Centers: See page 10. Senior & Senior Neighborhood Centers: See page 76 & 79. Facility Locations: See next page. 5 7 19 20 13 1 10 Recreation Centers 11 9 Community Recreation Centers (CRC) and Neighborhood Recreation Area II Centers (NRC) are located throughout Montgomery County. A variety of activities and programs are offered for participants of all ages. Each 9 Jane E. Lawton CRC 240-777-6855 4301 Willow Lane, Chevy Chase center is unique and may have some or all of the following: gymnasium, social hall with dance floor and kitchen, game and billiards room or 10 Long Branch CRC 240-777-6965 8700 Piney Branch Road, Silver Spring area, weight and exercise room, arts and craft room, and meeting 240-777-8088 room. Rooms of various sizes at the CRC/NCRs can also be rented. Call 11 Wisconsin Place CRC 5311 Friendship Boulevard, Chevy Chase for specific hours and availability. Area III Area I 1 Clara Barton NRC 301-229-0010 7425 MacArthur Boulevard, Cabin John 2 Bauer Drive CRC 240-777-6922 14625 Bauer Drive, Rockville 3 Damascus CRC 240-777-6930 25520 Oak Drive, Damascus 4 Germantown CRC 240-777-8095 18905 Kingsview Road, Germantown 5 Potomac CRC 240-777-6960 11315 Falls Road, Potomac Closed for 6 Plum Gar NRC 240-777-4919 Renovations 19561 Scenery Drive, Germantown Closed for 7 Scotland NRC 301-983-4455 Renovations 7700 Scotland Drive, Potomac 8 Upper County CRC 240-777-8077 8201 Emory Grove Road, Gaithersburg Community Facilities and Programs 240.777.4980 12 Ross J. Boddy CRC 240-777-8050 18529 Brooke Road, Sandy Spring 13 Gwendolyn Coffield CRC 240-777-4900 2450 Lyttonsville Road, Silver Spring 14 East County CRC 240-777-8090 3310 Gateshead Manor Way, Silver Spring 15 Good Hope NRC 240-777-8055 14715 Good Hope Road, Silver Spring 16 Longwood CRC 240-777-6920 19300 Georgia Avenue, Brookeville 17 Mid-County CRC 240-777-6820 2004 Queensguard Road, Silver Spring 18 Marilyn J. Praisner CRC 240-777-4970 14906 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville 19 Wheaton NRC 240-777-8057 11711 Georgia Avenue, Wheaton 20 White Oak CRC 240-777-6940 1700 April Lane, Silver Spring 95 Facility Locations Schools Argyle Middle School-2400 Bel Pre RD, Silver Spring, 20906 Banneker Middle School-14800 Perrywood DR, Burtonsville, 20866 Barnsley, Lucy Elementary School-14516 Nadine DR, Rockville, 20853 Bells Mill Elementary School-8225 Bells Mill RD, Potomac, 20854 Belmont Elementary School-19528 Olney Mill RD, Olney, 20832 Bethesda Elementary School-5011 Moorland LN, Bethesda, 20814 Bethesda-Chevy Chase HS-4301 East West Highway, Bethesda, 20814 Blair, Montgomery High School-51 University BLVD E, Silver Spring,20901 Burning Tree Elementary School-7900 Beach Tree RD, Bethesda, 20817 Burtonsville Elementary School-15516 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville, 20866 Cashell Elementary School-17101 Cashell RD, Rockville, 20853 Churchill High School-11300 Gainsborough RD, Potomac,20854 Clemente, Roberto Middle School-18808 Waring Station RD, Germantown, 20874 Clopper Mill Elementary School-18501 Cinnamon DR, Germantown, 20874 Cloverly Elementary School-800 Briggs Chaney RD, Silver Spring, 20904 Cold Spring Elementary School-9201 Falls Chapel WAY, Potomac, 20854 Darnestown Elementary School-15030 Turkey Foot RD, Gaithersburg, 20878 DuFief Elementary School-15001 DuFief DR, Gaithersburg, 20878 Eastern Middle School-300 University BLVD, Silver Spring, 20901 Farquhar Middle School-16915 Batchellors Forest RD, Olney, 20832 Flower Valley Elementary School-4615 Sunflower DR, Rockville, 20853 Frost, Robert Middle School-9201 Scott DR, Rockville, 20850 Glen Haven Elementary School-10900 Inwood AVE, Silver Spring, 20902 Greenwood Elementary School-3336 Gold Mine RD, Brookeville, 20833 Jackson Road Elementary School-900 Jackson RD, Silver Spring, 20904 Kensington-Parkwood Elementary School-710 Saul RD, Kensington, 20895 Kingsview Middle School-18909 Kingsview RD, Germantown, 20874 Loiederman Middle School-12701 Goodhill RD, Silver Spring, 20906 Luxmanor Elementary School-6201 Tilden LN, Rockville, 20852 Matsunaga Elementary School-13902 Broomfield RD, Germantown, 20874 Montgomery Village Middle School-19300 Watkins Mill RD, Gaithersburg, 20879 Oakland Terrace Elementary School-2720 Plyers Mill RD, Silver Spring, 20902 Olney Elementary School-3401 Queen Mary DR, Olney, 20832 Paint Branch High School-14121 Old Columbia PIKE, Burtonsville, 20866 Parkland Middle School-4610 West Frankford DR, Rockville, 20853 Parks, Rosa Middle School-19200 Olney Mill RD, Olney, 20832 Poole, John Middle School-17014 Tom Fox AVE, Poolesville, 20837 Potomac Elementary School-10311 River RD, Rockville, 20854 Quince Orchard High School-15800 Quince Orchard RD, Gaithersburg, 20878 Resnik Elementary School-7301 Hadley Farms DR, Gaithersburg, 20879 Rock View Elementary School-3901 Denfeld AVE, Kensington, 20895 Rolling Terrace Elementary School-705 Bayfield ST, Takoma Park, 20912 Silver Spring International Middle School-313 Wayne AVE, Silver Spring, 20910 Sligo Creek Elementary School-500 Schuyler RD, Silver Spring, 20910 Springbrook High School-201 Valleybrook DR, Silver Spring, 20904 Stonegate Elementary School-14811 Notley RD, Silver Spring, 20905 Takoma Park Middle School-611 Piney Branch RD, Silver Spring, 20910 Tilden Middle School-11211 Old Georgetown RD, Rockville, 20852 Wayside Elementary School-10011 Glen RD, Potomac, 20854 Weller Road Elementary School-3301 Weller RD, Silver Spring, 20906 Wheaton High School-12601 Dalewood DR, Wheaton, 20906 Woodlin Elementary School-2101 Luzerne AVE, Silver Spring, 20910 Wyngate Elementary School-9300 Wadsworth DR, Bethesda, 20817 Parks Capital View-Homewood Local Park-2929 Edgewood RD, Kensington, 20895 Darnestown Local Park-14211 Darnestown RD, Darnestown, Falls Road Local Park-12600 Falls Road RD, Potomac, Maplewood-Alta Vista Local Park-5209 Alta Vista RD, Bethesda, Meadowbrook Local Park-7901 Meadowbrook LN, Chevy Chase, Norwood Local Park-4700 Norwood DR, Chevy Chase, 20815 Olney Family Neigh Park-19117 Willow Grove RD, Olney, Pilgrim Hills Local Park-1615 E Randolph RD, Colesville, 20904 Quince Orchard Valley Neighborhood Park-12015 Suffolk TER, Gaithersburg, Veirs Mill Local Park-4425 Garrett Park RD, Wheaton, 20906 Wheaton-Claridge Local Park-11901 Claridge RD, Wheaton, 20902 Recreation Facilities Bauer Drive Comm Center-14625 Bauer DR, Rockville, 20853 Clara Barton Comm Center-7425 MacArthur BLVD, Cabin John, 20818 Damascus Comm Recreation Center-25520 Oak DR, Damascus, 20872 East County Comm Center-3310 Gateshead Manor WAY, Silver Spring, 20904 Germantown Comm Center-18905 Kingsview DR, Germantown, 20874 Germantown Indoor Swim Center-18000 Central Park Cir, Boyds, 20841 Good Hope Comm Center-14715 Good Hope RD, Silver Spring, 20905 Gwendolyn Coffield Comm Center-2450 Lyttonsville RD, Silver Spring, 20910 Holiday Park Senior Center-3950 Ferrara DR, Wheaton, 20906 Jane E. Lawton Comm Center-4301 Willow LN, Chevy Chase, 20815 Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center-5900 Executive BLVD, N. Bethesda, 20852 Long Branch Comm Center-8700 Piney Branch RD, Silver Spring, 20901 Longwood Community Center-19300 Georgia AVE, Brookeville, 20833 Martin Luther King Swim Center-1201 Jackson RD, Silver Spring, 20904 MCRD Offices-4010 Randolph RD, Silver Spring, 20902 Marilyn J. Praisner CommCenter-14906 Old Columbia PKY, Burtonsville, 20866 Mid County Comm Center-2004 Queensguard RD, Silver Spring, 20906 Olney Swim Center-16605 Georgia AVE, Olney, 20832 Potomac Comm Center-11315 Falls RD, Potomac, 20854 Ross Boddy Comm Center-18529 Brooke RD, Sandy Spring, 20860 Schweinhaut Senior Center-1000 Forest Glen RD, Silver Spring, 20901 Upper County Comm Center-8201 Emory Grove RD, Gaithersburg, 20877 Wheaton Comm Center-11711 Georgia AVE, Wheaton, 20902 Wisconsin Place Comm Recreation Ctr-5311 Friendship BLVD, Chevy Chase, 20815 Other Facilities Camp Olympia-5511 Muncaster Mill RD, Rockville, 20855 Create Arts Center-816 Thayer AVE, Silver Spring, 20910 Davis Community Library-6400 Democracy BLVD, Bethesda, 20817 Divine Life Yoga Studio-19008 High Point DR, Gaithersburg, 20878 Golden School of Music-8004 A Norfolk AVE, Bethesda, 20814 Gymnastics of America, Inc.-9168 Gaither RD, Gaithersburg, 20877 Kritt Studio-14817 Brownstone DR, Burtonsville, 20866 Silver Spring Civic Center-1 Veterans PL, Silver Spring, 20910 Wheaton Regional Library-11701 Georgia AVE, Wheaton, 20902 Yoga Plus - Potomac-9908 S Glen RD, Potomac, 20854 96 Register online at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec MONTGOMERY PARKS � SPRING 2012 98 99 100 102 105 106 107 112 113 117 118 120 125 126 128 130 131 138 139 147 148 150 151 164 169 172 Chair's Le er All Aboard! in Montgomery Parks Montgomery Parks Directory Brookside Gardens Volunteer in the Parks Li le Benne Campground Black Hill Visitor Center Nature Center Special Events Brookside Nature Center Wild Montgomery Locust Grove Nature Center Meadowside Nature Center Trips & Excursions Montgomery Parks Event Centers Golf/South Germantown Driving Range Think Spring! Seasonal Facili es Open Ice Ska ng @ Cabin John and Wheaton Ice Skateboarding @ Olney Manor Skate Park Indoor Tennis/Outdoor Tennis Party in the Parks! History in the Parks: Spring Events Montgomery Parks Registra on Informa on Montgomery Parks SUMMER CAMPS SUMMER CAMP Registra on Info & Indexes Picnic in the Parks! Parks & Recrea on Registra on Form (Fill out green section for Parks classes) REGISTRATION OPENS for BROOKSIDE GARDENS, NATURE CENTERS, EVENT CENTERS, OLNEY MANOR SKATE PARK, OUTDOOR TENNIS, and SOUTH GERMANTOWN DRIVING RANGE ... on FEBRUARY 14/15 for ICE SKATING... APRIL/MAY classes... APRIL 17/18 for INDOOR TENNIS... MARCH/APRIL classes... MARCH 3/4* MAY classes... APRIL 23/24* * Registration is open to Montgomery County residents one day early for all classes; next day registration is open to all. See specific sections for more registration information. 97 From the Chair ing Board y y CountPARKPlann NING COMMISSION Montgomer NAL CAPITAL AND PLAN ND -NAT IO TH E MA RY LA air Office of the Ch Spring 2012 of spring with k about the arrival d it cheers me to tal e growing and improving, I write this, an in January today as ntinued fiscal challenges, things ar It's a cold, grey day pite co w promise. Des friends. all its beauty and ne employees and our forts of both Parks 24 different thanks to the ef 37 "work years" in ed the equivalent of ribut If you'd like to 00 volunteers cont g your Parks alive. rough alone, more than 8,3 You made a huge difference in keepin In 2011 coming a Friend th olunteers.org) or be thank you! sV Parks programs. So year (visit www.Park er volunteering this .MontgomeryParksFoundation.org). help, please consid rks Foundation (www the Montgomery Pa just a few... s in 2012. Here are ging up in the Park of things sprin g There are all kinds a successful dredgin g this spring, after , fishing and tourin ginning April 28. will open for boating yaks, canoes, pedal boats and more be e in June. � Lake Needwood etim nt ka e boathouse will re r a celebration som project last year. Th oodBoats.com for details, and look fo year! They're celebrating with classes dw this page 122 Visit www.LakeNee rsary of Meadowside Nature Center e information, see Annive April 3-5. For mor � It's the 40th lineup of events long, with a special w areas to relax and and events all year ideNature.org. Meadows We're working on ne Day weekend. is getting a facelift. Guide, or visit www. emorial ound in this ayground opens M 1, with an improved town Splash Playgr The South Ger man in place when the pl � ll be nge will open March ) an indoor restroom. a great new slide wi Park, the Driving Ra watch the fun, and (wait for it... town Recreational er man relax and t on the range and is is a great way to � Also in South G re, raised greens ou sand trap featu Sunday, April 1. Th w is r details. clubhouse, great ne rides on the Bus" Event Center tour day. See page 127 fo taught in al "B vely venues in one es � The 2nd Annu to all five of our lo fferent tennis class ell, bus) you around or Tennis is offering a number of di let us chauffeur (w do ls. lyglots! Wheaton In iting lists, � It's tennis for po an and English. See page 142 for detai of our camps are already full with wa m e er m which offer Spanish, French, G be thinking about Summer Camp. So this year, many of e great new camps rly to � It's not too ea on. There are som w.ParkPASS.org so ge 151. so be sure to visit ww options. See our camps starting on pa all we can d after-care before- an will continue to do tgomery Parks. We and playing in Mon d more. pporting, learning come to expect, an ank you again for su Th everything you have ery Parks to make Montgom Happy spring! Parks Patron, Dear Montgomery Fran�oise M. Carri Chair er Fax: 301.495.1320 one: 301.495.4605 aryland 20910 Ph @mncppc.org ue, Silver Spring, M ail: mcp-chairman 8787 Georgia Aven M Planning.org Ewww.MCParkand er 100% recycled pap 98 All Aboard! Lonesome for the trains in Montgomery Parks? They missed you, too! Take a trip or two on the C.P. Huntington through the beautiful spring woods in Cabin John and Wheaton Regional Parks. in Montgomery Parks SpringBreak Rolling into CaBIn John Spring Schedule Beginning June 1 Train runs 7 DAYS A WEEK 10am-6pm Next Stop It's spring and the trains are back on track! Both trains will run every day from Saturday, March 31 � Sunday, april 8 10am-6pm The trains can't run when tracks are wet, so please check their Facebook pages for up-to-date running info. Summer Wheaton Spring Schedule april Train runs SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS 10am-6pm Beginning May 1 Train runs 7 DAYS A WEEK Monday-Friday 10am-6pm Saturday & Sunday 10am-7pm april & May & Memorial Day Train runs SATURDAYS & SUNDAYS 10am-6pm I think I Can... What a great place to have a party! Both Cabin John and Wheaton Train stations feature party spaces and packages that your children will love. All in-season parties include: � Tickets good for train/carousel rides � Use of tables, chairs and fridge � Photo op for the birthday child on the locomotive engine � Special "no-wait" priority seating for your party on the train Rates are very affordable for 2-hour party packages. For more information, download the Party Room brochure on each train's website. Have a Party! Call 301-650-2880 (M-F 10am-4pm) beginning Wednesday, February 15 to make your reservation for spring and summer parties! www.CabinJohntrain.com � www.WheatontrainandCarousel.com MONTGOMERY PARKS Directory BOATING & FISHING Black Hill Regional Park � 20920 Lake Ridge Drive, Boyds, MD 20841 301-972-6157 weekends � 301-528-3490 Monday-Friday www.BlackHillBoats.com EVENT CENTERS Looking for the perfect spot for a retreat, business meeting, workshop, wedding, family reunion, birthday, anniversary or retirement celebration? Montgomery Parks is the natural choice! Visit www.ParkEventCenters.com for more information. Black Hill Boats Agricultural History Farm Park 18400 Muncaster Road, Derwood, MD 20855 301-299-5026 information & reservations � 301-670-4661 www.ParkEventCenters.com or www.AgHistoryFarm.org Email: EventCenters@MontgomeryParks.org Open for Parks-sponsored special events and camps/classes, and available for private rentals. See both websites for details. Lake Needwood Boats Rock Creek Regional Park 15700 Needwood Lake Circle, Rockville, MD 20855 301-762-9500 info � 301-948-0501 Park Manager www.LakeNeedwoodBoats.com CAMPING Little Bennett Campground � Little Bennett Regional Park 23701 Frederick Road, Clarksburg, MD 20871 301-528-3430 � www.LittleBennettCampground.com Brookside Gardens � Wheaton Regional Park 1800 Glenallan Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20902 301-962-1404 information & reservations Email: Event.Manager@MontgomeryParks.org Lodge at Little Seneca Creek 14500-A Clopper Road, Boyds, MD 20841 301-299-5026 information & reservations Email: EventCenters@MontgomeryParks.org CAROuSEL Ovid Hazen Wells Carousel � Wheaton Regional Park 2000 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902 301-942-6703 � 301-495-2538 party rentals www.WheatonTrainandCarousel.com Rockwood Manor ParkPASS 11001 MacArthur Boulevard, Potomac, MD 20854 301-299-5026 information & reservations Email: EventCenters@MontgomeryParks.org CuLTuRAL & HISTORIC ATTRACTIONS Visit HistoryintheParks.org for more information and sites of interest. Woodlawn Manor Park 16501 Norwood Road, Sandy Spring, MD 20860 301-299-5026 information & reservations Email: EventCenters@MontgomeryParks.org Agricultural History Farm Park See "Event Centers" Oakley Cabin 3610 Brookeville Road, Olney, MD 20832 301-650-4373 � www.OakleyCabin.org GARDENS Brookside Gardens � Wheaton Regional Park ParkPASS 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton, MD 20902 301-962-1400 general information � 301-962-1404 event rentals www.BrooksideGardens.org underground Railroad Experience Trail Sandy Spring, MD � 301-650-4373 � UndergroundRRExperience.org Woodlawn Manor House 16501 Norwood Rd., Sandy Spring, MD 20860 301-650-4373 � 301-570-5722 � www.HistoricWoodlawnManor.org McCrillis Gardens ParkPASS* 6910 Greentree Road, Bethesda, MD 20817 301-962-1455 � www.McCrillisGardens.org * ParkPASS registration help available for botanical illustration classes. DOG PARKS Black Hill Regional Park Dog Park 20930 Lake Ridge Drive, Boyds, MD 20841 On Picnic Lane, SE of boat rentals on Lake Ridge Dr. GOLF South Germantown Driving Range ParkPASS South Germantown Recreational Park 18045 Central Park Circle, Boyds, MD 20841 301-670-4670 � www.SGDrivingRange.com Cabin John Regional Park Dog Park 10900 Westlake Drive, Bethesda, MD 20876 Olney Manor Recreational Park Dog Park 16601 Georgia Avenue, Olney, MD 20832 Near Ballfield #4, across from the concession stand. Ridge Road Recreational Park Dog Park 21155 Frederick Road, Germantown, MD 20876 North of the soccer field, west of the in-line hockey rink. HORSEBACK RIDING & STABLES Equestrian facilities are managed by private operators through partnerships with the Maryland-National Capital Park & Planning Commission (M-NCPPC). Wheaton Regional Park Dog Park 11717 Orebaugh Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20902 East of Wheaton Outdoor Rink; use Orebaugh Avenue entrance to park. Callithea Farm Park 15000 River Rd., Potomac, MD 20854 � 301-977-8010 Meadowbrook Riding Stables Potomac Horse Center 8200 Meadowbrook Lane, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 301-589-9026 � www.MeadowbrookStables.com 14211 Quince Orchard Rd., N. Potomac, MD 20878 301-208-0200 � www.PotomacHorse.com 100 Rickman Farm Horse Park 17320 Moore Rd., Boyds, MD 20841 1-301-349-0075 � www.GreatandSmallDC .org SPLASH PLAYGROuND South Germantown Splash Playground South Germantown Regional Park 18056 Central Park Circle, Boyds, MD 20841 301-670-4680 � www.SplashandGolf.com CONTACT � To report maintenance issues or problems in a park: 301-670-8080 � To reserve a picnic shelter or Park Activity building: www.ParkPermits.org 301-495-2525 � Athletic Field Rainout number: 301-765-8787 � Park Police: 301-949-3010 � For info on a Montgomery Parks class or program: 301-495-2580 www.ParkPASS.org MCP-ParkPassHelp@ MontgomeryParks.org � To volunteer in the Parks: www.ParksVolunteers.org � General Information: 301-495-2595 www.MontgomeryParks.org � For info about a specific park: www.MontgomeryParks.org Click on "Contact Us" � Become a fan of Montgomery Parks on Facebook � Follow MontgomeryParks on Twitter at http://twitter.com/ MontgomeryParks � Support MontgomeryParks! Visit www.Montgomery ParksFoundation.org Wheaton Regional Park Stables Woodstock Equestrian Park 1101 Glenallen Ave., Wheaton, MD 20902 301-622-2424 � www.WheatonParkStables.com 20100 Darnestown Rd., Beallsville, MD 20839 301-767-0002 � www.EquestrianPark.org SKATE PARK Olney Manor Skate Park Olney Manor Regional Park 16601 Georgia Avenue, Olney, MD 20832 301-905-3095 � www.OlneyManorSkate.com ICE SKATING Cabin John Ice Rink ParkPASS Cabin John Regional Park 10610 Westlake Drive, Rockville, MD 20852 301-765-8620 � www.CabinJohnIce.com Classes for all ages and skill levels, private instruction, camps, public skating sessions, party rooms and more. TENNIS (Indoor) Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center ParkPASS at Cabin John Regional Park 7801 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda, MD 20817 301-765-8650 � www.CabinJohnTennis.com Wheaton Ice Arena ParkPASS Wheaton Regional Park 11717 Orebaugh Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20902 301-905-3000 � www.WheatonIceArena.com Classes for all ages and skill levels, private instruction, camps, public skating sessions, party rooms, fitness/exercise center. Wheaton Indoor Tennis ParkPASS Wheaton Regional Park 11715 Orebaugh Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20902 301-905-3030 � www.WheatonTennis.com MINIATuRE GOLF South Germantown Miniature Golf South Germantown Recreational Park 18056 Central Park Circle, Boyds, MD 20841 301-670-4680 � www.SplashandGolf.com TENNIS (Outdoor) Outdoor courts are available to use free of charge on a first-come, first served basis in 127 Montgomery Parks (unless they've been reserved through Park Permits). Lessons are held on selected courts in the spring, summer and fall. NATuRE CENTERS Black Hill Visitor Center ParkPASS Black Hill Regional Park 20926 Lake Ridge Dr., Boyds, MD 20841 301-528-3492 � www.BlackHillNature.org Complete court list: www.MontgomeryParks.org Outdoor tennis lesson info: www.ParkPASS.org Reserve a court: www.ParkPermits.org TRAILS Visit www.MontgomeryTrails.org for maps and detailed information about the 200 miles of trails in the Parks. What is ParkPASS? ParkPASS is Montgomery Parks' free online registration system for classes and programs. When you see "ParkPASS" next to a facility name in this directory, it means there are people at that facilty who can help you register for programs offered at any Parks facility using the ParkPASS online registration system). You can also open a ParkPASS account at these locations. ParkPASS facility hours vary; please call before stopping by. To open your free ParkPASS account online, visit www.ParkPASS.org Brookside Nature Center ParkPASS Wheaton Regional Park 1400 Glenallan Avenue, Wheaton, MD 20902 301-962-1480 � www.BrooksideNature.org TRAINS (Miniature) Cabin John Miniature Train Cabin John Regional Park 7410 Tuckerman Lane, Rockville, MD 20852 301-765-8670 � 301-650-2880 party rentals www.CabinJohnTrain.com Locust Grove Nature Center ParkPASS Cabin John Regional Park 7777 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817 301-765-8660 � www.LocustGroveNature.org Wheaton Miniature Train Wheaton Regional Park 2000 Shorefield Road, Wheaton, MD 20902 301-942-6703 � 301-650-2880 party rentals www.WheatonTrainandCarousel.com Meadowside Nature Center ParkPASS Rock Creek Regional Park 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville, MD 20855 301-258-4030 � www.MeadowsideNature.org All scheduling for Montgomery Parks athletic fieldsismanagedbytheOfficeof Community Use of Public Facilities(CUPF).AllotherexistingParkspoliciesandprocedures willremaininplaceforthe2011spring/summerseason.Toreserveaballfield, pleasevisitwww.MontgomeryCountyMD.gov/CUPF or call 240-777-0311. CuPF Schedules All Athletic Fields 1800 Glenallan Ave. Wheaton, MD 20902 www.BrooksideGardens.org 301-962-1400 On the High Line: The New Nature of Urban Parks and Community Places with Rick Darke � An Event to Benefit Brookside Gardens and Montgomery Parks Community Gardens Join author, photographer, lecturer and design consultant Rick Darke as he details creation of the remarkable High Line, a unique new park on New York's West Side that was previously an abandoned elevated rail line. Journey though the High Line's inception, its stunning success, and a look at related projects as Rick speaks about "The New Nature of Urban Parks and Community Places." Fresh off the presses, the new book On the High Line featuring Rick's magnificent photography and insightful writing will be available for purchase. A reception, book signing and plant sale follow the lecture. Thursday, May 3, 6:30-9:00pm; Fee: $40/FOBG: $30; Course #189199 Register at www.ParkPASS.org Live Butterfly and Caterpillar Exhibit May 5 �September 16, 10:00am-4:00pm Daily Fees: $6 adults; $4 ages 3-12 Wings of Fancy GREEN MATTERS Symposium: Urban Farming Pioneers *seats still available! Friday, February 24, 8:30am-4:00pm; Course #159849 $89 or webinar only $45, Course #193149, Register at www.ParkPASS.org PHILADELPHIA FLOWER SHOW BUS TRIP March 6, 7:00am-7:00pm � Course #150902 March 8, 10:30am-10:30pm � Course #150904 $89, Register at www.ParkPASS.org CONSERVATORY SPRING DISPLAY Sunday April 22, 12:00-4:00pm, FREE www.brooksidegreen.org for details Open daily through Sunday, April 15, 10:00am-5:00pm, FREE 3rd ANNUAL EARTH DAY FESTIVAL Registration for all programs listed in Xperience opens February 14 for Montgomery and Prince George's County residents and February 15 for all. Get your copy at the Gardens! Don't miss the fun in the sun, re g i s t e r fo r s u m m e r c a m p s n ow 102 MontgomeryParks.org 1800GlenallanAvenue�Wheaton,MD20902 301-962-1400�www.BrooksideGardens.org Adult Programs Rain Garden Workshop Transform your yard into a natural ecosystem that willhelpsoilcaptureandfilterrainwater!ArepresentativefromMontgomeryCounty'sDepartmentof EnvironmentalProtectionwilltalkabouthowtouse nativeplantsandenhancedsoilstocreateawatershed-friendlyraingardenfullofbeautyandlife.You'll developaplantingplanandmaterialslisttocreate yourgarden,andgetinfoonaCountyrebateprogram thatcanhelpyoufundyourproject. 18&up 1Class $10 3/9 F 10:00am-1:00pm 18&up 1Class $10 3/10 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Gatherwaterfromyourrooftops,helpcontrolstormwaterimpactsfromyouryard,andstorewatertouse inyourlandscape.Learnaboutwatershedhealthin theCountyandhowyoucanhelp,startingatyour ownhome.Rainbarrelwithfittingsandeasyinstructionsprovided.Limitone55-gallonrainbarrelper household.FOBG:$25 182100 18&up 182101 18&up 1Class 1Class $10 4/20 F 10:00am-1:00pm $10 4/21 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Make & Take Rain Barrels Floral Design Demonstration 182150 182151 JoinhorticulturistCarolAllentolearnthebasicsof startingyourownhomevegetablegardeninthis 3-partlectureseries.Registerforallthreesessionsor choosetheclassthatbestsuitsyourlevelofgardeninginterestandskill.FOBG:$15 Vegetable Gardening Basics 188699 18&up JoinKarenNelsonKentforthissimplefloral demonstrationmeanttosparkyourcreativityand inspireyoutofillyourhomewiththebeautyoffresh flowers.FOBG:$10 1Class $15 4/26 Th 6:30pm-8:00pm Simply Modern Flowers Soil & Seeds 187099 18&up 1Class $18 3/21 W 6:30pm-8:00pm 6:30pm-8:00pm 6:30pm-8:00pm Plants, Mulches & Watering Harvest & Succession Nothingbrightensahomelikefreshflowers.Learna number of quick and easy techniques to create stunning,simplearrangementswithcommonlyavailable flowersinthis4-partworkshop.Feecoversmaterials foronearrangementeachweek.FOBG:$165 188600 18&up 187100 18&up 1Class $18 4/4 W 187101 18&up 1Class $18 4/25 W 4Classes $185 5/1 Tu 6:30pm-8:00pm Inspired by Spring: Poetry in the Garden Establishing New Woody Plants in the Garden Wanttogivenewtreesandshrubsabetterchance of making the transition into your yard? Brookside Gardens'PhilNormandywillshowtheproperstepsto takeatplantingtime,howtoassessaplant'sstructure,andhowtomaketherightpruningcutsinthe rightplaces.He'llalsodiscusspreferredpruningtools, howpruningaffectsthegrowthofbothevergreen anddeciduousspecies,andsharethelatestresearchbasedapproachforpreparingrootballsofboth container-grownandfield-dugplants.FOBG:$25 183550 18&up 1Class $28 4/4 W 10:00am-Noon Attentionallloversofwordsandflowers!Inthis workshop,studentswillwritepoemsinspiredbythe bloomingofnatureinspringtime.Inthegardens, studentswillcreatedraftsofpoemswhileobserving flowersandplants,inthewayartistscreatesketches. Indoorclasssessionswilltaketheformofapoetry workshop,withguidanceonhoningimagesandlanguage,creatingmetaphoranddeepeningmeaningin students'draftpoems.Theworkshopwillculminatein apoetryreading(participationoptional)tobeheldin theGardensonJune2at1pm.FOBG:$130 183449 18&up 6Classes $140 5/1 Tu 6:30pm-8:00pm Saturday Storytimes Encourageyourchild's imagination and creativityatourfreenature story and craft. We'll read a different story each week, followed by a hands-on craft.Joinuson Saturdays,March3 through June 9, 10-10:30am. Forchildrenages3-6. No registration required--just show up and enjoy! Hanging Basket Workshop New Ways with Market Bouquets Weallliketopick upfreshflowers at the grocery store,butfewofus know what to do with them when wegethome.In thisfun,hands-on workshop,learn howtotransformsimplebouquetsintoexceptional arrangements.Feeincludesallmaterials.FOBG:$44 188649 Createyourveryowndisplayofflowersandfoliage inahangingbasket.Beautifulnewplantcolorswill addanelementofsurprisetothisperennialfavorite. Instructions include how to line a 14-inch wire basket withsphagnummoss,andplantingtipsforbest results.Feeincludesallmaterials.FOBG:$49 183000 18&up 1Class $54 5/11 F 2:00pm-3:30pm Focus on Butterflies! Bringyourtripodandenjoytwoquiethoursof photographyinour"WingsofFancy"LiveButterfly andCaterpillarExhibitbeforeitopenstothepublic. Registerforoneorallsessions. FOBG:$27 183561 18&up 1Class $30 5/20 Su 183552 18&up 1Class $30 5/26 Sa 18&up 1Class $49 4/12 Th 6:30pm-8:00pm 8:00am-10:00am 8:00am-10:00am BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 103 Cooking in the They'reatonictoflaggingdigestionandsomepeople eveneatthemoutofhand,likesweetapples.Bepreparedtobecharmedbymembersoftheonionfamily inthiscookingclass.FOBG:$28 183399 18&up 1Class $32 3/28 W 12:00pm-1:30pm All Yum Alliums Learnhowconservation-basedlandscapingtechniquescanbeautifyyouryardandneighborhood,restorenativehabitats,helpimprovetheenvironment, andsaveyoutimeandmoney.We'llgooverturf removaltechniques,helpyoudevelopasitedesign tailoredtoyouryard,andprovideinformationonthe County'srebateprogramtohelpfundyourproject. 188801 18&up 1Class 188802 18&up 1Class Conservation Landscaping Techniques $10 5/18 F 10:00am-1:00pm $10 5/19 Sa 10:00am-1:00pm Miniature Rock Garden Greening of Spring Thebestofgreensarriveinspring--everythingfrom crisp,freshmesclungreenstodense,richkalesand chards.Findnewwaystopreparethemall!FOBG:$28 183400 18&up 1Class $32 4/11 W 12:00pm-1:30pm Enjoyplantingyourveryownminiaturerockgarden inashallowdish,suretoprovideyearsoflow-maintenancedelight!JoanO'Rourkehasselectedsomeof herfavoritesucculentsforyoutousetocreatethis colorfulandresilientcontainergarden.FOBG:$44 183053 18&up 1Class 183054 18&up 1Class $49 5/29 Tu 10:00am-11:30am $49 5/30 W 10:00am-11:30am Asparagus Inspirations Thesweet-nuttyflavoroffresh-pickedasparagusis theessenceofspring.Getreadyforanexcitinglookat thisperennialfavorite.FOBG:$28 183401 18&up 1Class $32 4/25 W 12:00pm-1:30pm Children's Programs Garden Nature Club for Families JoinusthefirstFridayofeverymonthforfungardeningactivitiesandwalksthroughtheGardens. Strengthen social and family bonds while enjoying thehealthbenefitsofexperiencingsomeofnature's manylearningopportunities.FOBG:$22 183949 3&up 6Classes $24 3/2 F Peas and Their Peeps Snaps,snows,Englishorgarden,thesweetnessand crunchofpeasenlivenanydish.Trysomethingnewin thisexcitingcookingclass.FOBG:$28 183402 18&up 1Class $32 5/9 W 12:00pm-1:30pm 4:30pm-6:00pm Flower Buds Berry Blast Thejewelsofearlysummer--blueberries, raspberries,strawberries--willbeshowcasedindishessavoryandsweet.FOBG:$28 183403 18&up 1Class $32 5/23 W 12-1:30pm 183906 3-5yrs 1Class 183907 3-5yrs 1Class 183908 3-5yrs 1Class Gardeningactivities,stories,craftsandgardenwalks forchildrenage3-5,accompaniedbyaparent. $5 $5 $5 3/12 M 10:30am-12:00pm 4/9 M 10:30am-12:00pm 5/14 M 10:30am-12:00pm Dig-in, Dig-out! It's Spring Break Strawberry Jar Hostas It'sspring!Getoutside this week and getinspiredbyoneof our"Dig-in,Dig-out" activitytables.Discover interesting fruit and vegetableplantfacts, andplantaseedthat youcantransplantand growinyourvegetable garden.Meetoutside nexttotheVisitorCenter(we'llmoveindoors iftheweather'sbad). Free;noregistration required. WegardenerslovewhatHosta can do for shady areas inourgardens,butwehatehowmuchthedeerlove it.TryyourluckwithminiatureHostas in a unique strawberryjarcontainer--youcankeeptheseHosta onashadypatioandawayfromthedeer!FOBG:$40 Spendalittleparent-childqualitytimelearningabout butterfliesandplantingabeautifulcontainergarden! First,getaprivatetourofBrooksideGardens"Wings ofFancy"LiveButterflyExhibit;thenplanta14-inch container garden that will grow and attract butterflies athome.Oneplantperfamily.FOBG:$30 184050 5&up 1Class $32 5/9 W 4:00pm-6:00pm Mother's Day Butterfly Container Garden 183051 18&up 1Class $44 5/15 Tu 10:00am-11:30am 183052 18&up 1Class $44 5/16 W 10:00am-11:30am Butterfly Container Workshop Nativebutterfliesneedmorethanjustnectarfrom flowerstoestablishhealthypopulationsinour gardens.Comelearnhowtocreateabeautiful, functionalcontainergardenthatwillattractnative butterfliestoyourgardenhome,andsupportthe butterflythroughoutitsentirelifecycle.Feeincludes a14-inchcontainer,butterflyplants,andinstructions onbutterflygardening.FOBG:$40 183199 18&up 1Class $44 5/16 W 1:30pm-3:00pm Followthegiantgreenleprechaunfootstepsthrough theGardenforsomeSt.Patrick'sDayfun! He'sleftsomecluestohelpyouthrough-- tofindwherehe'sgoingisalluptoyou! Alongtheway,leprechaunhelperswill charmyouintodoingsomefun,healthy activities,too.Firstguidedgardenwalkstartsat 10am;lastwalkleavesat12:30pm.Anadultmust walkwitheachchildandhelpintheactivities. 183950 183951 183952 183953 183954 183955 2-6yrs 2-6yrs 2-6yrs 2-6yrs 2-6yrs 2-6yrs 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class $5 $5 $5 $5 $5 $5 3/16 3/16 3/16 3/16 3/16 3/16 F F F F F F St. Patrick's Day Green & Growing Scavenger Hunt Monday-Friday, April 2-6 Drop in anytime between 10am-1pm 10:00am-10:30am 10:30am-11:00am 11:00am-11:30am 11:30am-12:00pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 12:30pm-1:00pm 104 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks Volunteers In Parks? Naturally! Brookside Nature Center Help us with these long term opportunities. (Ages 14+) � Birdfeeders � Nature Exploration Area Stewards � Gardeners � Student Interns � Log Cabin Stewards � Summer Camp Counselors � Naturalist Aides � Trail Groundskeepers � Nature Center Hosts � Volunteer Naturalists MCP-Bksdvolunteer@montgomeryparks.org or 301-962-1480 Meadowside Nature Center 40th Anniversary Celebration, April 6 (Ages 14+) Help with hand-on activities, crafts and games and with set-up/clean-up. � Summer Camp Counselors, end of July-August (Ages 16+) Glenn.Rice@MontgomeryParks.org or 301-258-4032 Locust Grove Nature Center Energetic volunteers needed to teach others about the wonders of nature! Join us for: � Spring Break Opportunities, April 3 � 6, (Ages14+)* � Migratory Bird Day, May 12, (Ages 18+) *Volunteer one or more days this week. Topics include Stream Exploration, Watershed Wildlife, Wetland Amphibians and a Community Camp re. Marta.Potter@MontgomeryParks.org or 301-765-8661 Earth Month April 2012 Help get trash out of our parks at these important watershed cleanup days: � Potomac River Watershed Cleanup Day, April 14 � Earth Day/Anacostia Watershed Cleanup Day, April 21 & 22 Lynn.Vismara@MontgomeryParks.org or 301-495-2504 Cultural Resources Help lead hikes, explore old fashioned farm life and demonstrate traditional crafts and more as part of our History in the Parks Program. � Underground Railroad Volunteer Conductors (2-part training) Training dates: Saturdays, May 5 & May 12 � Oakley Cabin African American Museum (2-part training) Training Dates: Saturday, July 14 & July 21 Shirl.Spicer@MontgomeryParks.org or 301-650-4373 Wings of Fancy Volunteers, May 5-Sept. 16 Help others learn about butter ies, while surrounded by butter ies ying freely inside a conservatory. � Flight Attendant or Ticket Taker (Ages 14+, Ages 11-13 with a parent volunteer). � Tour Guides (Ages 16+) Lead small groups of students on an informative tour of the exhibit. Training for volunteers begins in April. Join us for an information session on April 11th, 7:00p.m.-8:30p.m MCP-GardenVolunteer@MontgomeryParks.org or 301-962-1429 Brookside Gardens Attention groups! Help us care for newly planted trees in our Parks' stream valley reforestation areas throughout the park system. Groups will be shown how to build and install deer protection cages; remove invasives from young trees; water and mulch to keep these trees healthy. Katherine.Nelson@MontgomeryPlanning.org or 301-495-4622 Reforestation Projects Weed Warrior Spring Pulls Help control non-native invasive plants without making a long-term commitment; we'll train and supervise you on site. Volunteers under 16 must be accompanied by an adult; some group opportunities available! � Northwest Branch Stream Valley Park � Underground Railroad Trail at Woodlawn Manor � Capital Crescent Trail � Ovid Hazen Wells Recreational Park � Meadowbrook Local Park � Little Falls Stream Valley Park � Brookside Nature Center Certi ed WEED WARRIORS Certi ed Weed Warriors, complete an online course and participate in a two-hour eld training session with a forest ecologist, then work anywhere in Montgomery Parks at their own schedule. Field training is o ered once each month from April � October. Minimum age 16. Contact Paul.Carlson@MontgomeryParks.org, 301-962-1343. For more information, visit WeedWarrior.org For more information or to apply, visit our website or call: www.ParksVolunteers.org 301-495-2504 Things to Do at Relax � Make hobo stew � Explore 20+ miles of trails � Go orienteering � Look for woodpeckers � Stargaze � Sing around Read a book with a flashlight � trail hike � Kayak, Regional Park the campfire � Take a guided canoe or fish at Black Hill � Eat s'mores � Cool off at South Germantown Splash Playground � Play soccer, football, tag, hopscotch, foursquare, basketball or volleyball � under the stars � Make Catch fireflies No tent? Get Camper-Ready Camping! We'll set up your campsite for you with a tent, 2 chairs, a stove and lantern. Just $25 more! Enjoy family films a craft with us � � Breathe 91 private, wooded campsites in a beautiful 3,700 acre park Weekend camping on Friday & Saturday nights begins March 2; see website for details Full-facility daily camping begins April 1, with weekend activities for campers 23701 Frederick Rd. | Clarksburg, MD 20871 301-528-3430 | LittleBennettCampground.com 106 Little Bennett Campground MontgomeryParks.org Black Hill Visitor Center 20926LakeRidgeDr.�Boyds,MD20841�301-528-3492�www.BlackHillNature.org PleasecheckourwebsiteforVisitorCenterhours.Trailsopendaily,dawntodusk. Toddlers & Preschool Ages6&under Registration is required, and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Children Ages6-12 (cont.) Nature's Explorers Black Hill Visitor Center Possum and the Peeper Peep!Peep!Peep!Possumwonderswho'smaking theawfulracketthatkeepswakinghimup!Heara storyandtakeahiketoseewhoelsewakesupinthe spring.FOBH$4 185399 3-5yrs 1Class $5 3/22 Th Homeschooledchildren(ages6-12)areinvitedto learnaboutdifferentseasonalaspectsofnatureand science.Programsaremostlyoutdoors(rainorshine), sopleasedressappropriatelyforhiking.FOBH$5 185114 6-12yrs 185115 6-12yrs 185116 6-12yrs 1Class $6 3/22 Th 1:30pm-3:00pm 1Class $6 4/26 Th 1:30pm-3:00pm 1Class $6 5/24 Th 1:30pm-3:00pm 11:00am-Noon Time For Tots � Slimy Afterschool Adventures Enjoyastory,thengooutsidetoexplorenaturewith aBlackHillParkNaturalist.FOBH$4 It'sspring,andfrogsandsalamandersarebusy layingjelly-like,slimyeggs! Joinusforastoryand seesomerealjellyeggs. Pleasecall301-528-3492 to let us know if your child hasanyfoodallergies. 185400 18-36mo 1Class $5 3/23 Fr 10:00am-10:45am � Egg-citing Afterbeginstuckindoorsatschoolmostoftheday, here'syourchancetogetoutsideandexplorewhat theseasonoffers!FOBH$4 � Vernal Frog Eggs Today we'll head into the woods of Little Bennett RegionalParkandexplorevernal poolsthere,whichshouldbefilled with the jelly-like eggs of frogs and salamandersbynow.Meetatthe HyattstownMillparkingareaonRt. 355/FrederickRd. 185499 3/29 6-12yrs 1Class$5 Th 4:00pm-5:00pm Pool Hike Eggs Readastory,goonahike and learn all about animals thathatchfromeggs. � Are 185401 18-36mo 1Class $5 4/11 W 11:00am-11:45am We'llreadastoryaboutanimalsandtheirbabies, thenhikeandlookforbabyanimals. You My Mommy? 185500 6-12yrs 1Class $5 4/25 W 4:00pm-5:00pm � Stream Splash: Little Seneca Creek Today we'll head into Little Seneca Creek with nets to see what kinds ofcritterswecanfindlivinginthe stream.Wearyourrainbootsorwaterproofshoes ifyouhavethem,becausethewatermaystillbe chilly.MeetattheBlackHillContactStation. Splash: Little Bennett Creek � Stream 185402 18-36mo 1Class $5 5/23 W 11:00am-11:45am Friends of Black Hill (FOBH) SPRING 2012 Meetings Tuesdays, March27,April24 &May22 6:30-8:30pm Children Ages6-12 Registration is required, and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Let's head to Little Bennett Creek with our nets and seewhatkindsofcritterswecanfindlivingthere. Wearyourrainbootsorwaterproofshoesifyou havethem,becausethewatermaystillbechilly. MeetatKingsleySchoolhouseTrailparkinglotoff ClarksburgRd.inLittleBennettRegionalPark. 185501 6-12yrs 1Class $5 5/18 F 4:00pm-5:30pm All About Eagles Learnallabouteaglesandtheirhabitats,andgetto know the history of the bald eagles that call Little SenecaLakehome.Ifwe'rereallylucky,wemaysee themflyingoverthelake.Evenifwedon'tspotan eagle,we'llmakeamemorablecraft.FOBH$5 185350 6-12yrs 1Class $6 Vernal Pool Trek 3/4 Su 2:00pm-3:00pm Manyamphibiansrelyontheseshallowwoodland poolsthatfilloverthewintertolaytheireggs.Takea shortwalktoseewho'salreadyvisited.Meetatthe BlackHillContactStation.FOBH$5 185549 6-12yrs 1Class $6 3/30 F Want to be aFOBH?Visit 2:00pm-3:30pm BlackHill Nature.org and join today! BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 107 Mixed Ages Ages 1-17 Registration is required, and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Ladies Paddle Homeschool Adventures with Black Hill � Stream Gettogetherwithotherhomeschoolersandhavefun exploringnature!FOBH$4 Bringyourwadingbootstodaytoexploreone ofthemostbeautifulandpristinestreamsinthe county.VolunteerNaturalist:KrisnaBecker.Meet attheWilsonMillparkingareaonClarksburgRd.in LittleBennettRegionalPark. Ifyouenjoykayaking,comemeetotherlike-minded outdoorswomenandpaddlethewaterstogether! Basicpaddlingexperiencenecessary.We'llsupply boats,paddles,andPFD's.Reservationsrequired. FOBH$12 � After Walk in Little Bennett Takeanafter-workpaddleinlovelyLittleSeneca Lake.MeetattheBlackHillboatdocks,belowthe VisitorCenter. Work on Little Seneca Lake 185650 18&up 1Class $14 5/24 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Explore a Park Black Hill Visitor Center 187151 5-8yrs 187152 5-8yrs 187153 5-8yrs 1Class $5 3/26 M 10:00am-11:00am 1Class $5 4/30 M 10:00am-11:00am 1Class $5 5/21 M 10:00am-11:00am Wind's Wonders 185564 New to the area or just want to get out for a hike? ExploredifferentparksinMontgomeryCountywith anexperiencedBlackHillNaturalistasyourguide. Hikelengthsvarywiththepaceofeachgroup.Please dressfortheweatherinappropriatehikinggear. � South Throughexperimentsandacraft,we'llexplorewind andhowitaffectsourlives.FOBH$5 2-12yrs 1Class $6 4/3 Tu 2:00pm-3:00pm Spring Has Sprung Hike Thespringequinoxhascomeandgoneand,boy,do theplantsandanimalsknowit.Goforahikelooking for all the new things that the longer days and warmer temperaturesofspringhavesprung.FOBH$5 185599 3-12yrs 1Class $6 4/5 Th 2:00pm-3:30pm Germantown Recreational/ Hoyles Mill Conservation Parks MeetinSouthGermantownRecreationalPark,and we'llhikenorthintoHoylesMillConservationPark. Pleaseparkinlotbysoccerfields14-17,andmeet upbetweenfields15and16. 185551 18&up 1Class Free 4/1 Su 9:00am-11:00am Programs for All Registration is required, and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Green & Growing Learnallaboutwhyplantsareimportant.We'llgo on a hike to see what's growing around the Visitor Center,andyou'llgettotakeaplanthomewithyou foryourgarden.FOBH$6 185604 2-12yrs 1Class $7 Skunk Cabbage Spring Walk 4/14 Sa 1:00pm-2:00pm Adults Ages 18&up Ladies Trek Search for blooming skunk cabbage and othersignsofspring'sarrivalasyouhike onaneasytomoderatetrail.Wear shoesforsoggyground.FOBH$4 185303 6&up 1Class $6 3/2 F 1:30pm-3:00pm Registration is required unless otherwise noted. Beautiful Bluebirds Want to hike but don't quite know where to go? Meet otherwomenandhikesomeparktrailstogether withParkNaturalistTinaStachura.Hike lengths varywiththepaceofeachgroup.Wear hikingbootsorothersturdyshoes. Learnwherethesespecialnativebirdslive,howthey nest,andhowtoattractthemtoyouryardandhelp themsurvive.Getinstructionsonhowtobuildand monitoryourownbluebirdnestbox.Homeowners andbluebirdfanswelcome!VolunteerNaturalists:Ed EscalanteandDonnaMarino.FOBH:$1 187001 10&up 1Class $2 3/3 Sa 11:30am-12:00pm 185301 18&up 1Class $7 3/3 � Black Magruder Trail We'llexploreaportionoftheLower MagruderBranchTrail.Meetatthe parkingareaonLogHouseRoadin Damascus,MD. � Lower Sa 9:00am-11:00am Let'sexploretheCabinBranchareainBlackHillRegionalPark.Meetatthegravelparkingareaacross fromthepublicboatramponBlackHillRd. 185302 18&up 1Class $7 5/17 Th 6:30pm-8:00pm Hill's Cabin Branch Area Lookingforfunplacestoexplorewithyourfamily? Thesearethehikesforyou!Pleaseregisterallparticipants;youngersiblingswelcome.Childrenshouldbe abletocomfortablywalk1-3miles,orbeinacarrier. � Rachel Family Trek Let'shikeinRachelCarsonConservationPark. MeetattheparkingareaonZionRd,justsouthof SundownRd.inBrookeville,MD. 185349 3&up 1Class Free 3/4 Carson Conservation Park Su 9:30am-11:30am 108 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Programs for All (cont.) Night Hikes: up County Takeahikebythelightofthefullmoon.We'lllook andlistenforcreaturesthataremostactiveatnight. PrintyourParkPASSconfirmationreceiptformeeting locationanddirections.Hikesareapproximatelyone mile.FOBH$4 The Restoration of the American Chestnut Tree Learn about the restoration of the American chestnut treeinthe20thcentury,andcurrenteffortstoreturn thechestnuttotheAmericanlandscape.Afterwards we'llvisittheAmericanchestnutforestinBlackHill RegionalPark.Dressfortheoutdoors.FOBH$5 187199 10&up 1Class $6 3/24 Sa 1:00pm-3:00pm Bennett Regional Park Tonight we'll hike in the Hyattstown Mill area of LittleBennettRegionalPark.MeetattheHyattstownMillparkingareaonRt.355/FrederickRd. 185351 8&up 1Class $5 3/7 � Black � Little Mole Salamander Search Hill Regional Park Tonightwe'llexploretheCabinBranchareainBlack HillRegionalPark.Meetatthegravelparkingarea acrossfromthepublicboatramponBlackHillRd. 185352 8&up 1Class $5 4/5 Th 7:45pm-8:45pm W 6:30pm-7:30pm Joinsalamanderenthusiastandguestherpetologist ElmoreBrowntoobservehugespottedandmarble salamanders! Meet at the Visitor Center for a brief orientationbeforeheadingintothefield.We'lltravel byvantotheirsecrethabitats.Wearwaterproof bootsorshoesyoudon'tmindmessingup!Please registerandpayforallparticipants.FOBH$12 186604 6&up Black Hill Visitor Center 1Class $14 3/25 Su 12:00pm-3:30pm Birding Little Seneca Lake Lake Hike LittleSenecaLakeattractsmanyspeciesofwater birdseverywinterthatcanstillbefoundonthelake inMarch,including(ifwe'relucky)baldeagles.Meet attheVisitorCenterforanintroduction.Then,after scanningthelakefromthedeck,we'llcarpoolto othergoodviewingareas.Bringbinocularsifyouhave them;spottingscopeprovided.VolunteerNaturalists: TimGeirandEdEscalante.FOBH$7 186949 16&up 1Class $8 3/10 Sa 8:00am-10:00am Who'slivingatLittleSenecaLakerightnow?We'll hike around the lake edge looking for seasonal wildlifeandplants.Bringbinocularsorborrowours. Reservationsrequiredforall.FOBH$4 185449 5&up 1Class $5 3/27 Tu 5:00pm-6:00pm Woodcock Watching Hike Mostwoodedareashaveflyingsquirrels�butthey're nocturnal,soweoftendon'tseethem.Sojustafter sunset,we'lllurethemtoafeederwithpeanuts.After abrieftalk,we'llwalktothewoodstowatchthese elusivesquirrelsglideintogrababite.LedbyVolunteerNaturalistsKarenandEdEscalante,oraPark Naturalist.FOBH$4 187102 6&up 187103 6&up 187104 6&up 1Class $5 1Class $5 1Class $5 3/17 Sa 7:30pm-8:30pm 4/21 Sa 8:00pm-9:00pm 5/19 Sa 8:30pm-9:30pm An Evening with Flying Squirrels Moonshine will illuminate the "skydance"springcourtship ritualoftheseunusual-looking, seldomseenbirds.Toenjoy thedisplay,bringbinoculars andalightweightfoldingchair, anddressfortheweather.We'llintroduceyoutothe woodcock'slifestory,andleadyouonashortwalk toanaturalarena.MeetatKingsleySchoolhouse TrailparkinglotoffClarksburgRd.inLittleBennett RegionalPark.FOBH$5 185603 8&up 185570 8&up 1Class $6 1Class $6 3/28 W 6:00pm-7:30pm 4/3 Tu 7:15pm-8:45pm Orion and the Winter Circle Baltimore Checkerspot Butterfly Project VolunteerNaturalistJimCookwillleadusonatourof thewinternightsky.We'llfindsuchconstellationsas OriontheGreatHunterandTaurustheBull,andtrace outtheWinterCircle.We'llalsoviewstarclusters, theGreatOrionNebula,theplanetVenusandmore throughvolunteeroperatedtelescopes.Ifwe'relucky, we'llspotasatelliteortwo!FOBH$5 187000 1&up 1Class $6 3/23 F 7:30pm-9:15pm A History of Black Hill's Bald Eagles 184899 6&up 184900 6&up 184901 6&up BlackHillRegionalParkishonoredtobeahometo ournationalbird,thebaldeagle.CometotheVisitor Center to learn the local history behind our resident eagles.We'llalsovisitafewoftheirfavoriteperches aroundLittleSenecaLakeandtrytocatchaglimpse ofoneofthesemagnificentbirds.FOBH$5 1Class $6 1Class $6 1Class $6 186599 186600 186601 186602 186603 ThebeautifulBaltimoreCheckerspotbutterflyisthe officialMarylandStateinsectanditspopulationsareindecline.Learnwhatourvolunteer groupisdoingto"bringbacktheBaltimores" inwetlandhabitatsonparklandsinMontgomeryCounty.MeetattheVisitor Centerforashortorientation,then caravantotherearingtentstoseethe caterpillarsandlearnhowwegrowand releasethem.Participantsmayalsohelpfeedthe caterpillars.VolunteerNaturalistandProjectLeader: BarbaraKreiley.Free;registrationrequired. 10&up 10&up 10&up 10&up 10&up 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class Free Free Free Free Free 3/29 4/12 4/26 5/10 5/24 Th 9:00am-10:00am Th 9:00am-10:00am Th 9:00am-10:00am Th 9:00am-10:00am Th 9:00am-10:00am 3/24 Sa10:00am-11:30am 4/25 W 4:00pm-5:30pm 5/30 W 4:30pm-6:00pm BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 109 Programs for All (cont.) Turtle Trails There'snoschooltoday,sojoinNaturalistLynette Lenzonthetrailofnewlyemergedturtles.We'llhike near the head of the Cabin Branch finger of Little SenecaLaketofindturtlesbaskingonlogsinthesun. Childrenmustbeaccompaniedbyadult.FOBH$4. 185250 5&up 1Class $5 3/30 F 11:00am-12:00pm Life in a Vernal Pool Vernalpoolsarespringtimeoccurrences.Although short-lived,theyoffercriticalbreedinggroundsfor ourlocalamphibians.We'lltrekintoLittleBennettRegionalParktoalocalvernalpoolandlookfortadpoles, frogs and salamanders and talk about the ecology of thesefleetingpools.MeetinglocationTBD.FOBH$7 186499 8&up 1Class $8 4/7 Sa10:00am-12:00pm Hummingbirds: Flying Jewels Sounds of Spring Campfire Black Hill Visitor Center JoinNaturalistLynetteLenztolearnaboutthese amazing"flyingjewels"inourgardens.We'lldiscover theirfavoriteflowers,observetheirbehavior,and then each family will make a hummingbird feeder to takehome.Registerandpayforonepersonforeach family.FOBH$5 184950 3&up 184951 3&up 1Class $6 1Class $6 3/30 F 1:00pm-2:00pm 4/22 Su 3:00pm-4:00pm EarthDayisSunday,April22.Let'scelebratebyenjoyingthesoundsofthespringtimenight.We'llimitate frogs,toadsandothernightcreatures,thenroast marshmallows!Meetintheparkinglotacrossfromthe publicboatlaunchareaonBlackHillRd.FOBH$4 186549 1&up 1Class $5 4/7 Sa 7:30pm-8:30pm 186649 1&up 186650 1&up 186651 1&up Joinustowatchspringunfoldinaquietsectionof LittleBennettRegionalPark.We'llexploreavernal pooltolookforspringpeepers,woodfrogs,salamandersandtoads.We'llalsolookforearlybutterflies andlistenformigratingbirds.One-to1.5-milewalk onagraveltrailwithonesteepsection.MeetatHyattstownMillparkingareaoffFrederickRd.(Rt.355) 1Class $6 1Class $6 1Class $6 Spring Walk at Hyattstown Mill Are you always watching birds and wondering what speciestheyare?Comeandlearnhowtoidentify some of the more common birds you see in your neighborhoodandintheparks.Bringyourownbinocularsorborrowours.Pleaseregisterandpayforall participants.FOBH$4 185601 4&up 1Class $5 4/14 Sa 9:00am-10:00am Birding Basics for Families 3/31 Sa11:00am-12:30pm 4/21 Sa11:00am-12:30pm 5/19 Sa11:00am-12:30pm Onceayear,onwarm,rainynights,elusivespotted salamandersmigratetobreedingpoolstomateand layeggs.Signupnowtojoinusonthatto-be-determined March date and we'll call you the day of the hike.MeetatLittleBennettRegionalPark,HyattstownMillparkingarea,justoffRt.355.Registration requiredforall.Pleasewearshoesorbootsthatcan getmuddy,dressfortheweather,andbringaflashlight.Childrenshouldbecomfortablewalkinginthe woodsatnight.(Disregard the "March 31" date you'll Salamanders Went Out on a Rainy Night! CelebrateEarthDaybycomingtoBlackHilland helpingtoridtheparkoftheinvasivegarlicmustard plant.We'llprovidebagsandgloves,andeducateyou onwhatitlookslike.Youngpeoplecanearnstudent learninghourswhilehelpingMotherEarth!Signinat theVisitorCenterandgetdirectionsforagoodpullingspot.Pleaseregistersothatwe'llbesuretohave enoughsuppliesonhand. 184949 3&up 1Class Free 4/22 Su 11:00am-2:00pm Earth Day Garlic Mustard Pull Bats & Beavers Pontoon Boat Cruise Useourbinocularstofindbeaverlodgesandfeeding sites,and(hopefully)beavers!Insectivorousbatswill beout,andourultrasonictransducerbatdetectorwill telluswherethey'refeedingandflying.Pleaseregister andpayforallparticipants.FOBH$5 184849 184850 184851 184852 6&up 6&up 6&up 6&up 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class $6 $6 $6 $6 4/25 5/7 5/17 5/24 W M Th Th 6:30pm-8:00pm 6:30pm-8:00pm 7:00pm-8:30pm 7:00pm-8:30pm see in ParkPASS. We'll call you on the program day since it's weather dependent.) 185249 AllAges 1Class Free 3/?? Sa 7:30pm-8:30pm Random Weave Birdbath Basket Create a birdbath basket for your garden using randomweavingtechniques.Easyenoughforanovice basketmaker.Especiallygoodforchildrenages8-13, withaparenttheretohelp.FOBH$16 185159 8&up 1Class $18 4/5 Astronomy Night Th10:30am-12:30pm Buddingnaturalistsareinvitedtocomeandlearn aboutsnakesandwhythey'reimportantinthebalanceofnature.Learnhowtorecognizeapoisonous snake,andmeetanon-venomoussnake.FOBH$4 185120 3&up 1Class $5 4/6 Snakes F 11:00am-12:00pm JoinVolunteerNaturalistJimCookforan indoorsurveyoftonight'ssky,aswinter constellations set in the west and we welcome springconstellations.Thenwe'llheadoutside forsomeeveningstargazing.We'lllookforLeo theLionandUrsaMajor,theGreatBear. TheplanetsVenus,MarsandSaturnwill bevisible,aswellasthefirstquartermoon. We'llseeallthisandmoreclose-upinvolunteeroperatedtelescopes.Intheeventof overcastskiesorrain,avideowillbeshown. Registrationrequired.FOBH$5 187049 1&up 1Class $6 4/28 Sa 8:00pm-10:00pm 110 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Kayakingisevenmorefunthatitlooks!Comelearn howtopaddleonflatwaterinrecreationalsolokayaksonLittleSenecaLake.Learnbasicstrokes,entries andexits,boatcontrol,andmore.Wewon'troll,but you'llgetwet,sodressaccordingly.Youmustbeable toswim.Allnecessaryequipmentprovided.Please wearwater-friendlyclothingandhat,strap-onwater sandalsorshoes(noslip-onsandals,please),and bringwaterandsunscreen.FOBH$10 185104 12&up 185105 12&up 185106 12&up 1Class $12 5/8 Tu 6:30pm-8:30pm 1Class $12 5/23 W 6:30pm-8:30pm 1Class $12 5/29 Tu 6:30pm-8:30pm Beginning Recreational Kayaking Bring on the Birds: Beginning Birding Ifyou'veeverwonderedwhatbirdingisallabout,comefindout! MeetintheVisitorCenter,wherewe'llgooversomebirdwatchingbasicsandhowtogetstarted.Thenwe'llcarpooltoagood birdingareaintheparkanddosomereal-timebirdwatching. VolunteerNaturalists:TimGierandEdEscalante.FOBH$7 186999 16&up 1Class $8 5/19 Sa 9:00am-11:00am Wild Encounters Enterthewildandwonderfulworldofamphibiansandreptiles withguestherpetologistElmoreBrown.Elmorewillsharehis exoticcollectionoflivefrogs,toads,lizardsandsnakesfromall overtheglobe.Don'tmissthisfascinatingexperience!FOBH$5. 186605 1&up 1Class $6 5/19 Sa 1:00pm-2:00pm A Walk Through Spring Black Hill Visitor Center Nature is awakening from its wintersleep.Earlyflowering plants,buddingtrees,insects, birds and animals are starting their magical cycle of life--the rites ofspring.We'lltakeawalkthrougha meadow and forest looking for these early signs of nature as it bursts back intoaction.MeetatthegravelparkinglotabovetheboatrampatBlack HillRegionalPark.Allagesarewelcome,but childrenmustbeaccompaniedbyanadult,andthe trailisnotsuitableforstrollers.VolunteerNaturalists: Ed&KarenEscalante.FOBH$5 186899 1&up 1Class $6 5/12 Sa 1:00pm-2:30pm Come on a free hike led by a Naturalist from Black Hill Visitor Center thisspring!Registrationrequired;seep.117formoredetails. Osprey Loop & Lake View Trails Hike Thurs.March8,10am-Noon ParkPASS#185556 Hike on Froggy Hollow Trail Thurs.March22,1-3pm ParkPASS#185600 Cool Spring Run Trail Hike Wed.April18,1-3pm ParkPASS#185566 Hike at Purdum Trail Wed.May23,1-3pm ParkPASS #185569 Bluebirds Forever Festival ComecelebratethebeautifulEasternBluebirdwithusatBlackHillVisitorCenter!Park Naturalists,Friends,andVolunteersofBlackHillVisitorCenter,alongwithmembers oftheMarylandBluebirdSociety,haveputtogetheranafternoonoffascinatingspecial programs,exhibitsanddemonstrations,alldesignedtoenlightenyouastheyextolthe virtuesandchampiontheconservationofthisspecialbird.Theprogramsshownhereareall free,andrequirepre-registration.Pleaseseepage112forthecompletelistofexhibitsand demonstrationsgoingonthisafternoon,manyofwhichdonotrequireregistration. 1-2pm R Beautiful Bluebirds FREEAges7&up;registerforParkPASS#187352 Learnwherethesespecialnativebirdslive,howtheynest, howtoattractthemtoyouryardandhelpthemsurvive.Get instructions on how to build and monitor your own bluebird nestboxandotherusefulinformation. 3-4pm R planting for bluebirds FREEAges10&up;registerforParkPASS#187401 Learnwhichplants,flowersandshrubsyoucanplantin youryardtoattractEasternBluebirds. Aspecialbluebirdplaypresentedbychildren,forchildren,directedbyKathyKremnitzer,MarylandBluebirdSocietyCounty CoordinatorforFrederickandWashingtonCounties. FREEAges5&up;registerforParkPASS#187399 2-3pm R The Quest for a Nest R The Joy of Photography ApresentationbyprofessionalphotographerMichael Smith.FREEAges10&up;registerforParkPASS#187400 R Who's nesting in your box? (or, So what if the bird's not blue?) Learntorecognizethenestsofvariousbirdsthatwilluse bluebirdnestboxes.FREEAges10&up;registerforParkPASS#187449 Sunday R May 20 R 1-4pm 111 Come celebrate the Eastern Bluebird with us at Black Hill Visitor Center! Sunday, May 20 � 1-4 pm � FREE � All ages are welcome! Join us for an afternoon of fascinating programs, exhibits and demonstrations all designed to enlighten you about, and champion the conservation of, this delightful bird. Hands-On Programs: Bluebird Trail Hikes, Bluebird Storytime, Games and Music, Bluebird Crafts Scheduled Programs: Registration required for these programs. See pg 111 for details. Exhibits and Demonstrations: MD Bluebird Society, North American Bluebird Society (NABS), Sparrow Spookers, Nestbox Cameras, Hassles with House Sparrows, Monitoring a Bluebird Trail, Preventing Predators-Baffles, Guards, etc., Nature Programs by the Friends of Black Hill, Wild Birds Unlimited, Backyard Naturalist BLACK HILL VISITOR CENTER 20926 Lake Ridge Dr. � Boyds, MD 20841 301-528-3492 � www.BlackHillNature.org Celebrate Arbor Day at Brookside Nature Center's Forest Friends Festival Here's your chance to learn how to be a forest's 'BFF' (Best Friend Forever!) Sunday, April 29 � 11am-4 pm Enjoy the many treasures of trees with forest-friendly crafts and games, canopy explorations, and tree-climbing opportunities! Visit those who use trees, from woodworkers to musicians to the owls who nest in them. For event updates please visit our website BrooksideNature.org Please register at ParkPASS.org (#182653) Ages 2 and up � $5 admission 301-962-1480 � www.BrooksideNature.org 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton, MD 20902 BROOKSIDE NATURE CENTER 112 MontgomeryParks.org Brookside Nature Center 1400GlenallanAvenue�Wheaton,MD20902�301-962-1480�BrooksideNature.org OpenTuesday�Friday,9am-5pm;Saturday&Sunday1-5pm.Trailsopendaily,dawntodusk. Toddlers & Preschool Ages 0-6 Registration is required unless otherwise noted. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Discovery Hikes (cont.) � Spring JoinourNatureCentervolunteerseverySunday to enjoy wonderful stories about different kinds of plantsandanimalsandhowtheylive. 179749 179849 179850 179851 179852 179853 179854 179855 179856 179857 179861 179862 179863 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 3-5yrs 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class Free Free Free Free Free Free Free Free Free Free Free Free Free 3/4 3/11 3/18 3/25 4/1 4/8 4/15 4/22 4/29 5/6 5/13 5/20 5/27 Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Sunday Nature Storytimes Explorethebeautyofspringflowersandtreesinour woodlands.Lookfordifferentcolors,shapesand leaves.Findouthowflowersandtreeshelppeople andanimals,andhowyoucanhelpkeepourflowers andforestssafe. 182601 3-5yrs 1Class $5 4/27 F � Spring Flowers and Trees Brookside Nature Center 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm 3:30pm-4:00pm Has Sprung! Let'shike,scrambleandscufflethroughthepark takinginallofthenewsightsandsoundsspringhas tooffer. 181999 3-5yrs 1Class $5 5/10 Th 1:00pm-2:00pm 1:30pm-2:30pm Explorenaturewithyouryoungestnaturalist!Learn, create,hikeanddiscoverourwonder-filledworldduringthesehighlyinteractivesessions. � Baby Brookside Tot Times Discovery Hikes Ouroutdoordiscoveryhikesaredesignedspecifically for"senior"preschoolers,andcatertotheirinsatiable curiosityandsenseofwonder.Whocouldaskfora bettercompaniononanaturewalk? � Weather Somanybabyanimalsareborninthespring:birds, squirrels,chipmunksanddeer.Findoutwhatthey looklike,howtheychangeastheygrow,andhow theirparentshelpthem. 182350 3-5yrs 1Class $5 3/14 W � Wet Animals AprilshowersbringMayflowers,butwhatdo Marchshowersbring?Joinusfora"rainy"chatto seewhatelsegrowsinthespring. 182660 3-5yrs 1Class $5 3/6 � Marsh Wonders and Wild Water! Drip,drop,splish,splash!Let'sgetalittlewetas we learn about the ways of water and the animals that make their way in it! 181049 2-3yrs 1Class $5 5/25 F 1:30pm-2:30pm 10:30am-11:15am Madness It'sthe"bigdance"ofspring,whenthewaters comealiveafteralongwinternap.Bracketsof racketsemanatefromshallowwaters,splashesand dunksabound,andnaturenutsgocrazyoverthe startofthisseasonastheyexperienceanewsight orfamiliarsound.Joinustoexploretheamphibian bigfour:ponds,swales,vernalpoolsandmarshes. We'llgetmuddyasweprobethemurkywaters,so bringsomeoldshoesorbootstowear. 181949 3-5yrs 1Class $5 3/27 Tu 1:00pm-2:00pm � Woodsy Tu 10:30am-11:30am Make It from a Tree Treeshelppeopleinsomanyways.We'lltakea springtreewalkandlookforthingsthataremade fromtrees,andthenmakeatreecraftoutofwood thatyoudecorateyourself. 182399 3-5yrs 1Class $6 3/21 W 1:30pm-2:30pm Big Little Nature Series Learnaboutbiganimalsandlittleanimals,bigplants andlittleplants,andthingsthatareoldornew.We'll lookinthetrees,onthegroundandinthewaterfor livingthingsthatmaketheoutdoorstheirhome. � Birds the Owl CelebrateEarthDayearlybytakingascavenger hikeanddiscoveringthelivingthingsinthesky, landandwater. 182606 3-5yrs 1Class $5 5/9 � Animals � Water W 1:30pm-2:30pm 1:30pm-2:30pm 1:30pm-2:30pm 182607 3-5yrs 1Class $5 5/16 W 182608 3-5yrs 1Class $5 5/23 W 181950 3-5yrs 1Class $5 4/17 Tu 10:30am-11:30am Creatures BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org Look for special events to celebrate Brookside Nature Center's 50th Anniversary throughout the year! 113 Children & Youth Ages6�12 Registration is required unless otherwise noted. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Adults Registration required unless otherwise noted. Homeschool Series: Nature and Art Explorations Ladies Hike Out Brookside Nature Center Whathappenswhenyoustartlookingatnature throughtheeyesofanartist?Anexplosionofcreativityandcuriosity!Inthismonthlyseriesofthreeseparateclasses,we'llcombineaprofusionofmedia,from oilpastelsandseedstopaintsandpaper,tohelpus representtheanimals,colors,textures,andimpressionsofBrooksideNatureCenter'swildside.Course feecoversthecostofallthreeclassesintheseries. ClassmeetsonMarch7,April11andMay16. 180099 6-12yrs 3Classes $45 3/7 W 10:30am-12:00pm Ladies,starttheweekendoffwithanimmersion intonatureaswehikesomeofthepremiertrailsthis countyhastooffer.Ourpacewillbevigorous,but we'llstopintermittentlytoobserve,listenandlearn. Bringwaterandasnack,andwearyourhikingboots. Pleasecallfordirectionstothetrailhead. � Northwest Todaywe'llexploretheNorthwestBranchtrail startingfromBrooksideNatureCenter.Meetinthe NatureCenterparkinglot. � Magruder Branch 179800 18&up 1Class Free 3/10 Sa 9:30am-11:00am YourneighborhoodNatureCenterhasallsortsofinterestingrocksandminerals.Makeaspecimencard, identifylocalrocksandminerals,andvisitourstream tomakearockcollection.Findouthowrocksand mineralsaffectthelandandpeople,andhowBrooksideNatureCenter'slandscapegotitsshape. 182349 6-12yrs 1Class $6 3/13 Geology in Your Neighborhood CelebrateandexplorespringbyhikingtheMagruderBranchtrailoffLogHouseRd.inDamascus. � Blockhouse Branch Trail 179801 18&up 1Class Free 4/21 Sa 9:30am-11:00am We'llexploreBlockhousePointandpeekthrough theleavesforanexemplaryviewofthePotomac,or scantheunderstoryforcoymayappleblossoms. 179802 18&up 1Class Free 5/18 F 10:30am-12:00pm Point Tu 4:00pm-5:00pm Water in Your Neighborhood Explorethestream;catch,investigateandrelease streamcritters;andenjoythespringweather.Please wearwatershoesoroldsneakers.Netsandcollection tubswillbeprovided. 182605 6-12yrs 1Class $5 5/8 Tu 4:00pm-5:00pm Homeschool Special: Stream Study Searchforminnows,crayfishandwaterstridersin ourstream,andlearnabouttheirsuburbanstream habitatandwhytheylivethere.Findouthowstreams changetheirshapeandwhatyoucandotohelpkeep ourlocalstreamshealthy.Pleasewearwatershoesor oldsneakers. 182610 6-12yrs 1Class $10 5/30 W 10:30am-12:00pm AwalkalongtheC&OCanal inmid-springcanyieldacount ofover30wildflowerspecies. Mostspectacularwillbedrifts ofazurebluebells,patches ofcreamytoothworts,and spraysofbrightbuttercups. We'llwalktoabsorbtheirvisual splendor,andalsolearntheirnames andfolklore.Pleasebringyourfield guides,baglunchandwater,andwear comfortablehikingshoes.Transportation providedfromtheMilestoneShopping CenterinGermantowntoandfromNoland'sFerry. 180399 18&up 1Class $15 Spring Wildflowers Along the Canal 4/18 W 10:00am-1:00pm Mixed Ages Ages1�17 Registration is required unless otherwise noted. Adult must accompany children ages 8 and younger. Programs for All Registration and payment required for all attendees unless otherwise noted. An adult must accompany children ages 8 and younger. Puppet Shows at Brookside Nature Center � Hurrah Ourlivelypuppetshowshighlightthecurrentseason andhelpyoungaudienceslearnaboutnature. 181101 2-8yrs 1Class $4 3/15 Th 10:30am-11:15am 182299 2-8yrs 1Class $4 4/22 Su 2:00pm-2:30pm � Caterpillars � Are Early Spring Lunch Bunch for Spring! 182249 2-8yrs 1Class $4 3/18 Su 2:00pm-2:30pm 182300 2-8yrs 1Class $4 5/13 Su 2:00pm-2:30pm and Polliwogs You My Mommy? Bringyourhotdogs,tofuburgers,papusasorwhateverstrikesyourfancy,becausewe'recookingout! Springisnotquitehere,butwe'llencourageiton withacheerfulfireandwarmspirits.We'llprovide fixingsforasimplecook-it-yourselfdessert,and,of course,marshmallowsforthosewhocan'tenjoyafire withoutthem!Afterlunch,ashorthikeisinorderto searchforthefirstcluesofspring'sapproach. 179799 3&up 1Class $3 3/2 F 11:30am-12:30pm 114 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Full Moon Club JointheFullMoonCluband experiencenatureatnightwith amildlystrenuous2-milehike through the meadows and woods toPineLake.We'lllookandlistenfor signsofanimals,andendthehikewith marshmallowsaroundacampfireattheHarperCabin. Childrenmustbeaccompaniedbyaregisteredadult. � Little � Pink Planting Spring Flowers Findouthowseedsgrow,andplantsomenativeflowerseeds inaprettypotthatyoudecorateyourself.Afterwardwe'lltake ashorthiketolookfornewspringplants.Pleaseregistereach personwho'dliketomakeoneflowerpotcraft. 182599 2&up 1Class $6 3/20 Tu 4:00pm-5:00pm Early Morning Birdwalk 182199 6&up 1Class $10 3/8 182200 6&up 1Class $10 4/5 � Flowering Frog Moon Bud Moon Th 6:30pm-8:00pm Th 7:30pm-9:00pm Su 7:30pm-9:00pm 182201 6&up 1Class $10 5/6 Moon Wide-Eyed Weekends at Brookside Nature Center 179699 8&up 1Class $5 3/24 179700 8&up 1Class $5 4/14 179701 8&up 1Class $5 5/19 Morningisoneofthebesttimestowatchbirds.We'lllook for migrating and familiar birds that stay at the Nature Center year-round,andlearnsomespringtimebirdingbasics.Borrow ourbinocularsandfieldguidesorbringyourown.Beginners areverywelcome! Sa 8:00am-9:00am Sa 8:00am-9:00am Sa 8:00am-9:00am Brookside Nature Center Naturally Fun Day: Herps! Everynowandthen,BrooksideNatureCenteropens itstreasurechesttorevealsomeofthemarvelous teachingtoolsandnaturalspecimenscollectedover thepast50years.Comeexplorethesecollections, makeacraft,playagame,readastory,andlearn aboutthetopicofthedayatyourownpace.Our mini-museumdisplaysarespecificallygearedforages 4andupwithparentalguidance.Walk-inswelcome! Whatmakesabirdspecial?Isitjusttheirabilityto fly,oristheresomethingelse?Comelearnabout andcelebratetheseamazingairborneanimals. 180149 4&up 1Class $2 3/10 Sa 191949 4&up 1Class $2 3/11 Su � Environmental � Birds! Comebyanytimebetween10amand3pmandexploreat yourownpace.Thisisyourchancetolearnaboutreptilesand amphibiansinarelaxedmanner.Maybeyou'llmeetaslippery friendorcreateasnakycraft,readahoppystory,orputtogetherapolliwogpuzzle.Designedforages4andupwithparentalguidance.Registrationappreciated;walk-inswelcome. 183249 4&up 1Class $3 4/3 Tu 10:00am-3:00pm Wildflowers in Your Neighborhood AprilhasEnvironmentalAwarenessWeek,Earth andArborDays,andmore.Dropintolearnnew waystoimproveandsupportthelocalenvironment and beyond! 181050 4&up 1Class $2 191951 4&up 1Class $2 � Migratory Awareness 1:00-4:00pm 1:00-4:00pm Wildflowersliveinallsortsofplacesinthesuburbs,and BrooksideNatureCenterisoneofthem.Learntoidentify someofourbeautifulnativewildflowersandwhythey're importanttopeopleandanimals. 182549 8&up 1Class $5 4/19 Th 4:00pm-5:00pm Bird Day It'sInternationalMigratoryBirdDay's20th Anniversary.TestyourbirdingIQ,learnbirding basics,checkoutthelatestinbirdnews,learnways to make your backyard bird-friendly and more! 182099 4&up 1Class $2 5/12 Sa 191952 4&up 1Class $2 5/13 Su � Pioneer 4/14 Sa 4/15 Su 1:00-4:00pm 1:00-4:00pm with Brookside Nature Center Allprogramsarefreeandrequireregistration.Printyour ParkPASSconfirmationreceiptfordirections,andseepage 117formoreinformation. Comeengageinpioneerpastimesandotherold timeactivitiesatourcabin! 180199 4&up 1Class $2 5/19 Sa 191950 4&up 1Class $2 5/20 Su Pastimes 1:00-4:00pm 1:00-4:00pm Feed the Birds Whatdobirdseatforamid-morningsnack?NotCheerios,that's forsure!Findoutasyouhelpfillthefeeders,learningourseedeaters'preferences,namesandbehaviorsintheprocess. 192049 1&up 1Class Free 3/3 Sa 9:30am-10am 1:00-4:00pm 1:00-4:00pm Spring Family Fossil Foray Fox Family in Spring Findoutwhatfoxesdoinspringandwheretheylive, huntandplay.Whatdobabyfoxeslooklike,andhow dotheirparentshelpthemgrowup?We'llvisitafox denandlearnhowwecanhelpfoxes.Pleasewear longpantsandclose-toedshoesforthehalf-milewalk. Childrenmustbeaccompaniedbyaregisteredadult. 183599 1&up 1Class $3 3/17 Sa 5:30pm-6:30pm ComefossilhuntingattheChesapeakeBayshore!We'llsearch forfossilsharkteeth,searaydentalplates,whaleboneand more.Meetatfieldtripsite;directionswillbeprovided.Please bringcashforanyparkentrancefees. 192099 1&up 1Class Free 4/9 M 1:00pm-3:00pm Flying Squirrels! Catchaglimpseoftheseelusivebutsurprisinglycommonnighttimegliders.Learnabouttheirsecretivewaysandhowtheylive. Raincancelsprogram. 191999 18&up 1Class Free 5/18 F 8:15pm-9:00pm BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 115 Programs for All (cont.) Ilovenature,youlovenature,we alllovenature-- right?Well,here'sourchancetoproveit!OnEarth Dayweekend,comeoutandlovenatureinanactive way!There'sanabundanceofinvasiveplantshere thatneedtoberemovedtomakewayformorebeneficialnativeplants.We'llgiveyouabagandgloves, andaquicklessoninplantID.Thenyoucantugand pulltoyourheart'scontent,restoringourforesthabitatinawaythatpleaseseveryone. 187499 4&up 1Class Free 4/21 Sa Forest Friends Festival! A Gift for Nature Here'syourchancetobea"BFF"(best friendforever)tobirds,bats,beesand trees!Joinustoexploreandenjoyanativeplant sale,treeactivities,forest-friendlycrafts,forestcrittersandmuchmore!Foreventupdatesandtopreordernativeplants,visitwww.BrooksideNature.org. 182653 2&up 1Class $5 4/29 Su 11:00am-4:00pm May at Maydale 2:00pm-4:00pm Brookside Nature Center Let'shikearoundtheMaydalepondlookingforbirds, frogsandotherboisteroussignsofspring.Meet atMaydalePark,1638MaydaleDrive,SilverSpring 20905(offBriggsChaneyRd.andClaudeLane). 182154 1&up 1Class Free 5/22 Tu Glowing Rocks 1:00pm-2:00pm Learnalittleaboutthehistoryofrocksandminerals. Findoutwhatmakesfluorescentrocksshineinthe dark,thenwatchtheexcitementasweturnoutthe lights and our fluorescent rocks begin to glow with beautiful,brightcolors. 182603 1&up 1Class Free 4/28 Sa Growing Spring Flowers 2:00pm-3:00pm Takeasmallplantandlearnhowtotransplantittoa biggerhomesothatitcangrowbigandstrong.Paint abeautifulpotforyourflowerthatyoucanbring homeandtreasure.Pleaseregistereachpersonwho wouldliketopaintoneflowerpot. 182609 2&up 1Class $6 5/22 Tu 4:00pm-5:00pm Volunteer Naturalists CallingallcurrentandprospectiveVolunteerNaturalists! Wewanttoshareourknowledgeandgiveyouinformation andtoolsthatwillhelpyoushareyourloveofnature. Trainingcoursescoverawiderangeofnaturalhistorytopics, provideanoverviewofPiedmontecologyandintroducethe primehabitatsinthiscounty.You'llimproveyourteaching skillsandlearntechniquesofeffectiveinterpretation...andas yourknowledgeandconfidencegrows,you'llgetopportunities tocontributetoourenvironmentalliteracymission. ClassesarefreeforanyVolunteerNaturalistservingwiththe Parks;pleasecontactBNC'sVolunteerCoordinatorstoregister. Otheradultsarewelcometoregisterandpayonlineat www.ParkPASS.org.Lettheadventurebegin! � at Brookside Nature Center Volunteer Training for Naturalist Aides, Hosts and Hostesses Springisfullofnewlife:newborn animals,leaves,flowers,frogeggsand more.GetreadytohelpBrooksideNatureCentervisitorsatthefrontdesk orduringprogramsbylearningsome basicinformationaboutwhathappensinthe forestduringspring.Ifyou'reaParksvolunteer,please callBrooksideNatureCenterat301-962-1480toregisterforthiscourseatnocost.NotaParksvolunteer? You'rewelcometoattend;justregisterandpayonline. 182449 14&up 1Class $5 4/16 M 6:00-7:00pm Helpourvisitorslearnaboutstreamecology.Learnhowto prepareforandleadthishands-onprogramforallages. 182604 18&up 1Class � Stream Splash Programs $5 4/30 M 6:00pm-7:00pm Formostpeople,springtimemeansflowertime!We'llteach featuresandfolkloretohelpyourememberthelovelyspring flowersthatadornourparks.Hikelocationwillbedetermined closertoMay5;we'llletyouknowwheretomeet. 180953 18&up 1Class � Spring Wildflowers $10 5/5 Sa 1:00pm-3:00pm Youandsixteenfirstgradersareheadingoutsidetolearn aboutnature.Soonthekidsarerunningdownthehill, wanderingoffthetrail,pokingeachotherwithsticks.Help! Howdoyouholdtheirinterestandhelpthemexploretheir surroundingsinameaningfulway?Thisshorttutorial,based onmanyyearsofnaturalistexperience,willshowyouhow. 180955 18&up 1Class $10 5/10 Th 4:00pm-6:00pm Trailside Tips & Tricks 116 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks Explore MERY TGO ON WILD M Explore wild Montgomery County with a Montgomery Parks Naturalist or Natural Resource Specialist! Discover beautiful public places close to home, and learn fascinating natural history from Park experts. MaRch SatuRDay, MaRCh 3 � Brookside Nature Center apRIL (cont.) fRiday, aPRiL 13 � Locust Grove Nature Center Feed the Birds What do birds eat for a mid-morning snack? Not Cheerios, that's for sure! Find out as you help fill the feeders, learning our seed-eaters' preferences, names and behaviors in the process. 192049 1 & up free 9:30am� 10am thuRSDay, MaRCh 8 � Black Hill Visitor Center Friday Foray: Wildflowers at McKee-Beshers Enjoy the spectacular spring wildflower display as we walk a couple miles along the C&O Canal. Learn the names of native wildflowers as we stroll along the Potomac in search of Virginia Bluebells, dutchman's Breeches, Trout Lily, Toadshade and more. 189349 18 & up free 10am� 11:30am WEDNESDay, aPRiL 18 � Black Hill Visitor Center Hike Osprey Loop & Lake View Trails Join Naturalist Lynette Lenz for a two-mile hike on the Osprey Loop/Lake View Trail, looking for early wildflowers. Meet at the Visitor Center and dress for the weather. 185556 18 & up free 10am� Noon thuRSDay, MaRCh 22 � Black Hill Visitor Center Cool Spring Run Trail Hike take a one-mile hike with Naturalist Lynette Lenz, looking for early spring birds and some later-blooming wildflowers off Route 121. Meet at the Visitor Center to go by van together to the trail. 185566 18 & up free 1pm� 3pm FRiDay, aPRiL 20 � Meadowside Nature Center Hike on Froggy Hollow Trail Come on a hilly hike in Little Bennett Regional Park. Wear good shoes for hiking in damp/muddy areas. 185600 6 & up free 1pm� 3pm FRiDay, MaRCh 30 � Locust Grove Nature Center Gone Fishin' Let's go fishing on the shoreline of Lake Needwood! We'll supply the fishing poles. Meet at the Lake Needwood boathouse. 186214 7-10 years free 6pm� 7pm School's Out Hike Enjoy a moderate hike on Section C of the Billy Goat Trail in the Carderock Recreation area. We'll enjoy stunning views of the Potomac and spring wildflowers. 181149 6-12 years free 10am� Noon MaY FRiDay, May 18 � Meadowside Nature Center apRIL SatuRDay, aPRiL 7 � Meadowside Nature Center Gone Fishin' See description for april 20, above. 187549 7-10 years free 6pm� 7pm FRiDay, May 18 � Brookside Nature Center Maydale Park Hike We'll hike about 1.5 miles exploring the wooded trails and vernal pools around Maydale Park looking for amphibians and their eggs. Join us to see what's out and about. Meet at Maydale Park. 186400 4 & up free 3pm� 4pm MONDay, aPRiL 9 � Brookside Nature Center Flying Squirrels! Catch a glimpse of these elusive but surprisingly common nighttime gliders. Learn about their secretive ways and how they live. Rain cancels program. 191999 18 & up free 8:15pm� 9pm WEDNESDay, May 23 � Black Hill Visitor Center Spring Family Fossil Foray Come fossil hunting at the Chesapeake Bay shore! We'll search for fossil shark teeth, sea ray dental plates, whalebone and more. Meet at fieldtrip site; directions will be provided. Please bring cash for any park entrance fees. 192099 1 & up free 1pm� 3pm Hike at Purdum Trail Take a hilly hike on Purdum Trail in Little Bennett Regional Park with Naturalist Lynette Lenz. Meet at the Burnt Hill parking area off Burnt Hill Road and Rt. 121. Please dress for the weather. 185569 18 & up free 1pm� 3pm All programs are free and require advance registration. register online at www.ParkPASS.org for directions to the meeting spots, print your ParkPASS registration confirmation receipt. 117 Locust Grove Nature Center 7777DemocracyBlvd.�Bethesda,MD20817�301-765-8660�LocustGroveNature.org CallorvisitourwebpageforNatureCenterhours.Trailsopendaily,dawntodusk. Locust Grove Nature Center Toddlers & Preschool Ages 0-6 Registration is required and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Mixed Ages Ages1�17 Registration is required and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Explorethesights,sounds,texturesandmovements ofthenaturalworld.Eachsessionwillfeatureadifferenttopicspeciallyselectedtoengageyoung minds.Outdooractivitiesareincludedineveryprogram,sopleasedressfortheweather. � Dirt Tot Time! Full Moon Hike Enjoyanearlyspringwalkthroughthewoodsand meadowbythelightofthefullmoon.We'lllookand listenfornightcreatures,includingspringpeepers andwoodfrogs. 188049 5-12yrs 1Class $5 3/8 Th 7:00pm-8:00pm 187999 2-4yrs 1Class $5 3/14 W 10:00am-10:45am � Frog � Bees and Worms and Toad Cabin John Creek Days: Spring Break 188002 2-4yrs 1Class $5 3/28 W 10:00am-10:45am 188003 2-4yrs 1Class $5 4/11 W 10:00am-10:45am � Dinosaurs & Other Pollinators SpendpartofyourSpringBreakbygoingupthecreek withus!We'lllearnanddoexcitingnewthings,and celebratetheimportanceoftheCabinJohnwatershed. � Stream 188004 2-4yrs 1Class $5 4/25 W 10:00am-10:45am 188005 2-4yrs 1Class $5 5/9 � Spider � Butterflies 188006 2-4yrs 1Class $5 5/30 W 10:00am-10:45am Time W 10:00am-10:45am Growyourworld... Volunteer! Children & Youth Ages6�12 Registration is required and all children must be accompanied by an adult unless otherwise noted. Havefunandput your skills to good useatLocustGrove Nature Center! We'relookingfor... Welcome to your neighborhood creek! Use our stream nets to catch watercrittersliving inCabinJohnCreek, andmicroscopes toviewthemup close.Learnhow to tell healthy from unhealthy water with cool test kits and instruments.Pleasewearrainbootsorclosed-toe watershoes.Joinusanytimebetween10amand noon--we'll be at the creek waiting for you! 188200 3-12yrs 1Class $5 4/3 � Watershed Exploration Homeschool Science: Spring Volunteer Naturalists Volunteer Gardeners Visit ParksVolunteers.org for more info and Springisafascinatingtime.Thecombinationof poundingrains,meltingsnow,warmingsoiland blooming flowers wakes some of our local amphibiansandinsects. Inthissession,we'llexplore amphibianlifecyclesand seasonalrhythms,andget muddyintheprocess.Please makesurechildrendressappropriatelyfortheweatherand havewaterproofboots.Children8 yearsandoldermayattendwithoutanadult. � Insects � Spring in the Pools Wildlife Animalsneedwaterjustlikewedo!We'llexplore the woods and meadow for birds and mammals thatquenchtheirthirstinCabinJohnCreek,and lookforfrogsthatneedwatertolaytheireggs. 188202 3-12yrs 1Class $5 4/4 � Wetland Tu 10:00am-12:00pm 188199 6-12yrs 1Class $12 3/22 Th 10:00am-12:00pm 188203 3-12yrs 1Class $5 4/5 192499 3-12yrs 1Class $5 4/5 � Community Amphibians Celebratethelovelyamphibian!Visitourwetland insearchofamphibianeggsandtadpoles.Learnto monitor frogs and toads by listening for their distinctivecalls.Discoverthesilentsalamander'ssecrets,andfigureoutwhethertoadsjumporbump! Campfire W 1:00pm-2:00pm Th 1:00pm-2:00pm Th 2:00pm-3:00pm In-Depth Youknowthebasics--nowlearncharacteristicsof themajorinsectordersandinsectidentification. Test your insect ID skills as we catch and release insectsinthemeadow. 189549 8-12yrs 1Class $8 5/23 W 10:00am-11:30am JoinourcampfirecelebrationalongCabinJohn Creek.Meetusatthecreeksidefireringbythe giantsycamoretree.Bringapicniclunch,andwe'll provideallyouneedtoroastmarshmallows.Joinus anytimebetween11amand1pm. 188205 3-12yrs 1Class $5 4/6 F 11:00am-1:00pm 118 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Mixed Ages (cont.) Cabin John Night Hike We'llexplorethecampgroundpondatnightand hopefullycatchthepeeperchorus,hearanowlor two,andmaybecatchaglimpseoffoxorevencoyote! Pleasedressformudandpracticeyournightvision. Activitiesaregearedforchildrenwhoareatleast5 yearsold,sopleaseleaveyoungersiblingsathome thistime(checkoutTotTimeonpage118 forthem!). MeetatCabinJohnCampground,7701Tuckerman LaneinPotomac,MD20854. 188349 5-12yrs 1Class $5 4/27 F 7:30pm-8:30pm with Locust Grove Nature Center Joinustowelcomeanother groupofwingedmigrants,thebats! We'llalsogiveaheartyhellotothe ones who stuck it out for the winter and hibernatedrighthere.Batsarerapidlydisappearingfromournightskies,socomelearnaboutwaysto helpthem.Weneedourbatsbecausetheyconsume tonsofinsectseveryyear!Programisnotappropriate forchildrenyoungerthan5yearsold. 188400 5-12yrs 1Class $5 5/18 F Welcome Back, Bats! ExploreWILDMontgomeryCountywitha ParkNaturalistoraNaturalResourceSpecialist.Discoverbeautifulpublicplacescloseto home and learn fascinating natural history fromParkexperts.Allprogramsarefreeand requireregistration.Fordetaileddirections, printconfirmationreceiptwhenregistering. EnjoyamoderatehikeonSectionCofthe BillyGoattrailintheCarderockRecreation Area.We'llenjoystunningviewsofthePotomacandspringwildflowers. 181149 6-12yrs 1Class Free 3/30 F Locust Grove Nature Center School's Out Hike 10:00am-Noon 8:00pm-9:00pm Friday Foray: Wildflowers at McKee -Beshers Programs for All Unless otherwise noted, please register and pay for all participants (children and adults). All children must be accompanied by an adult. Tuesday in the Park EnjoythespectacularspringwildflowerdisplayatMcKee-Beshersaswewalkacouple ofmilesalongtheC&OCanaltowpath.Learn thenamesofnativewildflowersaswestroll along the Potomac in search of Virginia Bluebells,Dutchman'sBreeches,TroutLily, Toadshadeandmore. 189349 18&up 1Class Free4/13 F 10:00-11:30am JoinaNaturalistattheCabinJohnplaygroundoff TuckermanLanetoexplorewhat'shappeningoutside! Noregistrationrequired. 189499 1&up 1Class Free 3/13 Tu 11:00am-12:00pm 189500 1&up 1Class Free 3/27 Tu 11:00am-12:00pm 189501 1&up 1Class Free 4/10 Tu 11:00am-12:00pm See more free Wild Montgomery activities on page 117 of this Guide. Migratory Bird Day Come join us as we welcome migratory birds who havemadetheirwaybacktoLocustGroveNature CenterfromCentralandSouthAmerica.We'llhavea relaxingtimewatchingbirdsinthemeadow,learning aboutthenestingbehavioroffamiliarbackyardbirds, andmakinganti-collisiondevicestokeepourbirds safefromwindows!Mostactivitieswillbeself-guided andongoing.Thisisafamilyprogramandchildren mustbeaccompaniedbyanadult.Pleaseregisterand payforallparticipants. 188499 2&up 1Class $5 5/12 Sa 10:00am-12:00pm Hostyourchild'spartyatLocust Grove Nature Center! It'sfun,educationalandaffordable.Eachpartyincludes: 4Aone-hournature-themedprogramfor20children,ledbya LocustGroveNaturalist.Choosefrom: [ Frog & Toad Spring; includes a tadpole hunt! [ Dinosaurs Make models and go on a dinosaur hunt [ Woodland Fairies Look for fairies behind toadstools [ First Peoples Native American theme [ Remarkable Reptiles Resident snakes join the party [ The Monarch's Court Late summer/early fall; butterflies [ Your Idea Here Create a new nature-themed party with us! 4 Inthesecondhourofyourparty,theroom's yourstocelebrate!Serveicecreamandcake, dance,havefun. 4$225feecoversalloftheabove,plus30 minutesbeforeyourpartytosetupand30 minutesaftertocleanup(3hourstotal). Birthday Parties at Locust Grove Nature Center Visit www.LocustGroveNature.org or call us at 301-765-8668formoreinformation. BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 119 MEADOWSIDE NATURE CENTER'S It's our 40th Anniversary! Help us celebrate with raptor-filled fun.* Explore the world of owls, hawks, and eagles through raptor themed activities, crafts and refreshments! Visit our resident raptors and meet our mascot "Otus the Owl". ACTIVITIES INCLUDE: Bubble Owl fun showcase Friday, April 6th All ages � FREE 10AM-1PM cupcakes Hooting Fill the Bill game snacks Migration Game Olympics pellet dissection crafts Raptor The Bird Owl Raptor Bring Meet your camera for a photo op with our mascot "Otus the Owl" live raptors Raptor-Themed Kite Decorating Contest! Entry deadline--March 17th. Pick up entry information at the nature center. Enter our You could be a WINNER! For more information, contact: 301-258-4030 MeadowsideNature.org 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville, MD 20855 120 *No Registration Required. Go to www.MeadowsideNature.org for more information on this event and other special programs being held in celebration of our 40th anniversary. MontgomeryParks.org Meadowside Nature Center 5100MeadowsideLane�Rockville,MD20855�301-258-4030�MeadowsideNature.org OpenTuesday-Saturday,9am-5pm.Trailsopendailydawntodusk. Toddlers & Preschool Ages 0-6 Registration is required unless otherwise noted. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Animal Architects Meadowside Nature Center Tiny Talon Tales Humansareexpertsofconstruction,butsoare manyanimals!Discoversomeindustriousanimal builderssuchasspiders,birds,insects,andmore, thentrysomenaturalconstructionofyourown. 185113 3-6yrs 1Class $5 5/22 Tu Childrenwillspreadtheirwingsastheylistento storiesaboutraptors,meetMeadowside'sresident raptors,andmakeacrafttotakehome. 184952 3-5yrs 1Class $5 184953 3-5yrs 1Class $5 184954 3-5yrs 1Class $5 3/6 4/3 5/8 1:30pm-2:30pm Tu 10:30am-11:30am Tu 10:30am-11:30am Tu 10:30am-11:30am Children & Youth Ages 6-12 Grandkids and Me Registration is required unless otherwise noted. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Busy Beavers Exploretheseamazingbuildersthroughfunactivities. We'lltakeawalktofindouthowandwhybeaversare always so busy! 184958 3-6yrs 1Class $5 3/15 Th 1:30pm-2:30pm Create great memories with your grandchildren by participatinginthesefunnaturalandculturalhistory programs,withhikes,games,crafts,andmore.Registerandpayforthegrandkids;grandparentsarefree! � Radical Tyke Hike Comeanddiscoverthebustlingworldaroundthe NatureCenter.Takeanaturemini-hikeandmakea crafttotakehome. 184955 2-3yrs 1Class $5 184956 2-3yrs 1Class $5 184957 2-3yrs 1Class $5 3/21 W 10:30am-11:15am 4/11 W 10:30am-11:15am 5/16 W 10:30am-11:15am Bringthegrandkidstoexploreandadmiresome ofMeadowside'sresidentraptorsupclose,and participateingamesandactivitiestolearnabout theseamazinghunters.Intheeveningwe'llroast hotdogsands'moresoveracampfirefordinner. 185110 6-12yrs 1Class $20 3/30 F � Build Raptors Squish, Squash, Squirt: Mud! Springbringslotsofrainshowers,andthatmeans mud.Frombirdstobugs,lotsofanimalslovemud. Discoverthefuninmudthroughstoriesandactivities --we'llevenmakemudart! 185109 3-6yrs 1Class $5 4/24 Tu 1:30pm-2:30pm a Bird Feeder Come learn common birds you might see in spring,thenbuildandpaintafeederwithyour grandchild.Putitupathomeandwatch togethertoseeallthebirdsyou'rehelping! 185111 8-12yrs 1Class $10 5/3 Th 5:00pm-7:30pm 3:30pm-5:00pm Homeschool Programs Registration is required unless otherwise noted. Lightning Bugs 186201 3-5yrs 1Class $5 4/25 W 1:30pm-2:30pm Pond Explorers � Joinusasweexploreapondandtheanimalsthatlive therethroughstories,acraft,andahiketothepond atMeadowside. 186202 3-5yrs 1Class $5 5/9 W 10:30am-11:30am ThroughexperimentsandobservationofMeadowside'sresidentraptors,learnhowtheshapeofa bird'swingenablesittofly,glideanddive. 186204 7-10yrs 1Class $5 3/21 W � Life Birds and Bernoulli MEADOWSIDE N AT U R E C E N T E R Dragonflies Discoverthewonderofthesedartingdragons throughahike,story,andcraft. 185112 3-6yrs 1Class $5 5/15 Tu 1:30pm-2:30pm in a Stream Discoverlifeinastreamhabitat!Performstream tests and use aquatic nets to hunt for stream crittersthatcantellusaboutthehealthofourstream. Wearclosed-toeshoesyoudon'tmindgettingwet. 185117 7-10yrs 1Class $7 5/24 Th 2:00pm-3:00pm 2012marksour 40thyear!Pleasevisit MeadowsideNature.org throughout the year for more information onourspecial anniversaryprograms. BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 121 YEARS Evermarveledatthelightningbugsyouseeatnight? Joininforanexplorationoflightningbugs.Through storiesandacraftwe'llexploretheworldofthis illuminating beetle! Homeschool Days Thesecoursesaredesignedespeciallyforhomeschoolers,togivethemtheopportunitytoexplore MontgomeryCounty'snaturalandculturalpast thoughhikes,games,andfieldexperiences. Meadowside's Joinusduringspringbreakand helpuskickoffouryearofspecial 40thanniversaryprograms!All week long we'll feature our residentraptorsandbirds, as Meadowside Nature Center begins its transition toanewoverallfocusonavian education.Registrationrequired unlessotherwisenoted. MEADOWSIDE 2:00pm-3:30pm Celebration Make Way for Ducklings Campfire Let's celebrate our feathered friends around the campfiretonight!Firstwe'llwatchtheshort(11 minutes)filmMake Way for Ducklings.Whatspecial attributesdoducksandotherwaterbirdshavefor their life on the water? Then we'll take a walk to the pond,makeaspecialcrafttotakehome,andmake s'mores!We'llsupplythemarshmallowsandgraham crackers,youbringyourfavoritechocolate.Please registerandpayforallparticipants. 185102 3&up 1Class $6 Wed.April4 Meadowside Nature Center YEARS N AT U R E C E N T E R 7:00-8:30pm Tiny Talon Tales For the Birds Family Hike 186203 8&up 1Class $3 Childrenwillspreadtheirwingsastheylistentostories aboutraptors,meetMeadowside'sresidentraptors,and makeacrafttotakehome. 184953 3-5yrs 1Class $5 Tues.April3 10:30-11:30am Firstwe'llmakeourownbinoculars,andthenwe'll hikethetrailsinsearchoffeatheredfriends. Thurs.April5 9:30-11:30am Animals from Eggs Owls, Hawks & Eagle Lunchtime & Talk ObserveandaskquestionsaboutMeadowside'shawks, owls,vulture,andbaldeagleduringtheirfeedingtime! GetachancetospeakwithaNaturalistaboutourbirds ofprey,andlearnsomeofthestoriesaboutMeadowside'sownraptorsonexhibit.MeetattheRaptorWalkwaybehindtheNatureCenter. 185051 2&up 1Class FREE Tues.April3 185052 2&up 1Class FREE Wed.April4 185099 2&up 1Class FREE Thurs.April5 Noon-12:30pm Noon-12:30pm Noon-12:30pm 186352 3-6yrs 1Class $7 186353 3-6yrs 1Class $7 Learnwhichanimalshatchfromeggs,andgoona hiketosearchforhiddeneggs. Thurs.April5 10:00-10:45am Thurs.April5 11:00-11:45am Bird Olympics Thinkyoucanflapasfastoreatasmuchasabird? Joinourbirdvs.humanchallengeandseehowyou stackupagainst"TeamBird." 186399 2-12yrs 1Class $5 Thurs.April5 1:30-2:30pm Bird Splash Thebirdsinyourbackyardwillmakeabigsplashinthis do-it-yourself bird bath! Build a small bird bath out of a flowerpot,decorate,thentakeithomeandwatchbirds drink,preenandsplash. 185101 3&up 1Class $5 Tues.April3 2:00-3:00pm Meadowside Nature Center's 40th Anniversary Celebration Exploretheamazingadaptationsandcharacteristicsof Maryland'sbirdsofprey.Experiencethesebirdsliveand upclosealongourRaptorWalkway,andlearnabout theirfeedinghabitswithafascinatingactivity. 187599 7-12yrs 1Class $5 Wed.April4 9:30-11:00am Owls, Hawks & Eagles 189649 Allages 1Class FREE Friday,April6 10:00am-1:00pm Helpuscelebrateour40thanniversarywithraptorfilledfun!Exploretheworldofowls,hawks,and eaglesthroughraptor-themedactivities,craftsand refreshments!Visitourresidentraptorsandmeetour mascot,OtustheOwl.Noregistration required.Visitwww.MeadowsideNature.orgformoreinformationon thisandotherspecialprograms we'rehostingthisyear. with Meadowside Nature Center We'llhikeabout1.5milesexploringthewoodedtrailsandvernalpoolsaroundMaydalePark lookingforamphibiansandtheireggs.Joinus toseewhat'soutandabout.Registrationrequired.MeetatMaydalePark(1638Maydale Dr.,SilverSpring20905,offBriggsChaneyRd. andClaudeLane). 186400 4&up 1Class FREE 4/7 Sa 3:00pm-4:00pm Maydale Park Hike Discoverbeautiful placesandlearn fascinating natural history from a Park Naturalist! All Wild Montgomery activitiesarefree; register online at www.ParkPASS.org. Gone Fishin' Let's go fishing on the shoreline of Lake Needwood!We'llsupplythefishingpoles.Meetat theLakeNeedwoodBoatHouse(15700NeedwoodLakeCircle,Rockville,MD20855). 186214 7-10yrs 1Class FREE 4/20 F 6:00pm-7:00pm 187549 7-10yrs 1Class FREE 5/18 F 6:00pm-7:00pm See more free Wild Montgomery activities on page 117 of this Guide. 122 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Programs for All Registration is required unless otherwise noted. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Family Geocaching Adventure on the Farm Alien Invaders Ourpark'snativeplantsarebeingchokedandovergrownbyalieninvasiveplants.You,yourfamily,or yourgroupcanhelpgivethepark'snative plants roomtogrowbyremovingtheinvasivenon-natives. Bringleatherglovesifyouhavethemorborrowours. Noregistrationrequired,butpleasecallinadvanceif you'rebringingagroup.SSL-approved 186299 8&up 1Class FREE 3/10 Sa 10:00am-11:30am 186349 8&up 1Class FREE 4/7 Sa 10:00am-11:30am 186350 8&up 1Class FREE 5/5 Sa 10:00am-11:30am Modern-daytreasurehuntinghappensright hereinourparks!Geocachesarehidden containersthatyoutrackusingGPSunits.Learn howtouseaGPSunitandspendthedayona geocachingadventurearoundtheAgricultural HistoryFarmPark.We'llbehiking,solongpants andsturdyshoesarerecommended.Ifyoudon't haveaGPSunit,onewillbeprovided.Meet attheAgriculturalHistoryFarmPark(18400 MuncasterRoad,Derwood,MD20855).Please registerandpayforallparticipants. 184999 8&up 1Class $10 3/24 Sa Meadowside Nature Center 1:30pm-3:30pm Wildflower Walk We'll hike a mile or two along a dirt trail searching woodlandvernalpoolsforsalamanderandfrogeggs. Dresstogetmuddy!MeetatMaydalePark,1638 MaydaleDr.,SilverSpring,offBriggsChaneyRoad andClaudeLane.Pleaseregisterallparticipants; adultsarefree. 186351 3&up 1Class $5 3/10 Sa Amphibians at Maydale Enjoyastrollthroughourwoodslookingforand learningaboutournativelatespringwildflowers. Pleaseregisterandpayforallparticipants. 186405 10&up 1Class $5 5/5 Sa 1:00pm-2:00pm 2:00pm-3:00pm Scouts Registration is required unless otherwise noted. All children must be accompanied by an adult. TakeadvantageoftheMarchwinds!Makeanddecorateyourownkitetoflyoverthewindsweptfieldsat theAgriculturalFarmPark(18400MuncasterRoad, Derwood20855).Meetatthegreenandwhitefarm houseatopthehill.Pleaseregisterchildonly. 186200 2&up 1Class $8 3/20 Tu Kite Flying Time! Webelos: Geologist Activity Badge Whileearningthisbadge,you'llfindouthowthe earthisformedandwhat'sinit.You'lllearnwhatfossilsareandwhattheycantellusabouttheearth. 186199 7-10yrs 1Class $25 3/3 Sa 3:30pm-4:30pm 9:30am-12:00pm SpendaneveningaroundMeadowside'scampfirering toenjoyatastytreatandashortfilm.We'llsupply marshmallowsandgrahamcrackers,youbringyour chocolateofchoice,andwe'llmakes'mores!Please registerandpayforallparticipants. � Caterpillar � Frog � Fish Meadowside Movies by the Fire Girl Scout Brownies: Bugs Badge Exploretheamazingworldofbugswhileearningyour BugsLegacyBadge!MeetMeadowside'slivebugsup close,explorebughomesandmakeyourownbug habitat,takeabughike,makeabuggycraftandmore. 185103 6-10yrs 1Class $15 4/19 Th 4:00pm-5:30pm 185000 3&up 1Class 185001 3&up 1Class 185049 3&up 1Class and Polliwog Girl Scout Brownies: Hiker Badge and Toad Are Friends $3 3/22 Th 7:30pm-8:30pm $3 4/26 Th 7:30pm-8:30pm $3 5/17 Th 8:00pm-9:00pm Is Fish Hitthetrailforthisbadge!We'lllookattrailmapsto decideourroute,decorateourownhikingbackpacks, makeourowntrailmix,andtakeahiketoseewhat kindsofplantsandanimalswecanfindonourtrails. 185119 6-10yrs 1Class $15 5/8 Tu 4:00pm-5:30pm We Want You! Summer Camp Counselors We're looking for paid summer help for Meadowside Nature Center's Summer Camps and programs. Please visit MeadowsideNature.org for details. Owls, Hawks & Eagle Lunchtime & Talk Girl Scout Juniors: Geocacher Badge ObserveandaskquestionsaboutMeadowside's hawks,owls,vulture,andbaldeagleduringtheir feedingtime!GetachancetospeakwithaNaturalist aboutourbirdsofprey,andlearnsomeofthestories aboutMeadowside'sownraptorsonexhibit.Meetat theRaptorWalkwaybehindthenaturecenter. 185050 185051 185052 185099 185100 2&up 2&up 2&up 2&up 2&up 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class FREE 3/24 FREE 4/3 FREE 4/4 FREE 4/5 FREE 5/19 Sa Tu W Th Sa 12:00pm-12:30pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 12:00pm-12:30pm EarnyourGeocacherBadgebyfindinghiddengeocachesrighthereinourparks.Learntherulesof geocachingandhowtouseaGPSunit,andspend theafternoononageocachingadventure.It'sa hike,sopleasewearlongpantsandsturdyshoes. Ifyoudon'thaveaGPSunit,onewillbeprovided. MeetattheLakeNeedwoodBoatHouse(15700 NeedwoodLakeCircle,Rockville,MD20855). 185118 9-12yrs 1Class $20 5/19 Sa 9:00am-11:00am Volunteers Get great experience and have fun helping out with our 40th Anniversary Celebration! For details, email Lisa.Droubi@ MontgomeryParks.org BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 123 Teens Ages 14�17 Registration is required unless otherwise noted. Registration is required unless otherwise noted. Adults Wildflowers Along the C&O Canal Meadowside Nature Center nTrail ppalachia ikingtheA ontgomer ygets es,h ga roughcav les,Eco-TEENM gth akin twhilem . deag ercrawlin Wheth orowls,hawksan theirenvironmen learningprojects er vice elping aringf about ing seds orc ew,h oorslearn entallyba methingn teensoutd hroughenvironm boutexploringso fall)havingfun! et to a dif ferenc ontgomer yisall friendsand(mos -TEENM nt,makingnew Eco and o nm e ngboxes theenvir g dingnesti .SSL-approved. il din Box Buil ricankestrelbybu ntinourpark � Kestrel theAme onsforplaceme pm-4:00pm elp 1:00 Helpush uitablelocati F electings yrs 1Class $5 3/2 s 4-17 ndvisit 186249 1 ourvana n Rescue owe'llheadoutin ayingeggs.We'll ibia y,s n elyl � Amph hooltoda areactiv gsarebeinglaidi re'snosc hereamphibians T he ateany thateg dreloc kesure arksw nearbyp eiractivitytoma ofullmaturity,an n.Bringabag emt orth r tatio rdy sp o inth monit cansusta dwearstu ludestran reasthat ssistance.Feeinc rtheweather,an a eda ssfo thatne ndbeverage,dre e d. am-2:00pm uncha SL-approv $104/9M10:00 l hoes.S lkings Class wa 8640114-17yrs 1 1 We'lltraveltothePotomacRiverandwalkalongtheC&OCanal towpathenjoyingthespectacular nativewildflowerdisplay.Wear comfortablewalkingshoes, ahatandsunscreen,and bringabaglunchandwater. Transportationincluded. 186402 18&up 1Class $25 4/10 Tu 10:00am-2:00pm Champion Trees of Montgomery County Parks JoinJoeHowardoftheMontgomeryCountyForestry BoardandMontgomeryParksForestEcologistCarole Bergmannforatourofchampiontreesgrowing inandneartheRockCreekwatershed,including Maryland'sMillenniumTreeandtheamazingTripleTrunkedTuliptree.Feeincludestransportation.Wear appropriatewalkingshoessincewe'llhikealong naturalsurfacetrailstoseethetrees. 186404 18&up 1Class $25 4/25 W 9:30am-12:30pm Spendaneveningwithresearchersandconservationistsforanintriguinglectureseriesfocusedonlocalnatureand conservationtopics.Check-inandrefreshmentsat6:30pm;one-hourlecturebeginsat7pm,followedbyQ&A. Originallythoughttobeonlyanuisancepest,thebrownmarmoratedstinkbughasbecomeoneofthemostserious pestsofagricultureintheMid-Atlanticregion.LearnthehistoryofBMSBinNorthAmerica,itsbiologyandecology, andwhatyoucandotomanagethisexoticinvaderinandaroundyourhome.Wearethrilledtohaverenowned UniversityofMDentomologyprofessor,Dr.MikeRaupp,alsoknownasTheBugGuy,asourspeakerthismonth. 186449 14&up 1Class FREE 3/14 W 6:30pm-8:30pm A Stinker at the Window: The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Voices of the Next Generation Joinusforanilluminatingeveningofpresentationsfromthenextgenerationofenvironmentalstewards.Each year,seniorsfromPoolesvilleHighSchool'sGlobalEcologyProgramidentifyenvironmentalissues,thendesignand implementprojectstoaddresstheseproblems.Seniorprojectsarediverse--fromresearchanddocumentariesto thearts--andwe'reveryexcitedtowelcomesomeofthestudentstosharetheirdiscoverieswithus. 187350 14&up 1Class FREE 5/23 W 6:30pm-8:30pm 124 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org ThesetripsareleadbyexperiencedParkNaturalistsandHorticulturistswhowill sharespecialinsightsintothenaturalhistory,culture,floraandfaunaofyourjourney. Brookside Gardens Philadelphia Flower Show Black Hill Visitor Center Blackwater Wildlife Refuge's Eagle Festival SpendthedaywithusatBlackwaterWildlifeRefuge's11th AnnualEagleFestivalontheEasternShore!Theeventoffers liveraptorprogramsanddemonstrations,aneagleprowl, photographyworkshopandmore.Pleasedressforthe outdoors(it'sarainorshineevent).Bringabaglunchand moneyforaquickdinneronthewayhome.Round-tripvan transportationprovided.FOBH$40 Black Hill Visitor Center 188201 18&up 1Class $45 3/10 Sa 6:30am-7:00pm Aperennialfavorite,thePhiladelphiaInternationalFlower Showisalwaysacrowd-pleaser.ThisMarch,"Hawaii: IslandsofAloha"promisestodeliveratropicalexperience. Fromtoweringwaterfallsandwavesoforchidstoglowing volcanoesandserenesunsets,the2012FlowerShowisan immersioninthedramaticlandscapesandtranquilspiritof Hawaii.Becarriedawaytoafloralhulafest,romanticbeach wedding,tropicalranchhouse,surfers'retreat,andarocky gardenofthegods.Inadditiontotheworld-classgarden displays,attendafreelectureorshoptheMarketplace.Fee includescoachtransportationandentrancefee.Yourlunch and/ordinnermaybepurchasedattheshow. Brookside Gardens 150902 18&up 1Class 150903 18&up 1Class 1Class 150904 18&up $89 $89 $89 3/6 3/6 3/8 Tu 7:00am-7:00pm Tu 7:00am-7:00pm Th 10:30am-10:30pm Trips & Excursions Boyds Area Van Trip TheAppalachianPiedmontregion,sandwichedbetweenthe AppalachianMountainstothewestandtheCoastalPlainto theeast,ishometoatremendousvarietyofourbestnative plants.Mt.CubaCenter,theformerhomeofMr.andMrs. LammotduPontCopeland,isarichandvibrantlandscape thatfeaturestheseextraordinaryplantsexclusively.Enjoy aguidedtourofthegardensatpeakbloomtime,followed byavisittoNorthCreekNurseries,oneoftheregion's bestgrowersofnativeplants.Registrationfeeincludes transportation,admission,toursandaboxedlunch. Brookside Gardens 190749 18&up 1Class $95 4/25 W 7:00am-7:00pm Plants of the Piedmont EnjoythefirstfulldayofspringbyexploringtheBoydsarea surroundingBlackHillRegionalPark.We'lltravelbyvanto morethanadozenlocalsites,includingtheBoydsNegro School,andlearntheirhistory.We'lldosomelighthiking, sopleasewearyourwalkingshoesandbringwateranda baggedlunch.FOBH$18 Black Hill Visitor Center 186700 18&up 1Class $20 3/21 W 10:00am-2:00pm Spring Photography Van Trip It'stimeforourannualspringphotographytriptoSugarloaf Mountain!NaturalistLynetteLenzwillleadthewaytoview mountainlaurelsandspringwildflowers.Bringapicniclunch andmoneyforicecream.FOBH$18 Black Hill Visitor Center 188204 18&up 1Class $20 5/9 W 10:00am-2:00pm Meadowside Nature Center Wildflowers Along the C&O Canal We'lltraveltothePotomacRiverandwalkalongtheC&O Canaltowpath,enjoyingthespectacularnativewildflower display.Wearcomfortablewalkingshoes,ahatandsunscreen,andbringabaglunchandwater. Meadowside Nature Center 186402 18&up 1Class $25 4/10 Tu 10:00am-2:00pm Champion Trees of Montgomery Co. Parks JoinJoeHowardoftheMontgomeryCountyForestryBoard andMontgomeryParksForestEcologistCaroleBergmannfor atourofchampiontreesgrowinginandneartheRockCreek watershed including Maryland's Millennium Tree and the amazingTriple-TrunkedTuliptree.Feeincludestransportation.We'llhikealongnaturalsurfacetrailstoseethetrees, sowearyourwalkingshoes. Meadowside Nature Center 186404 18&up 1Class $25 4/25 W 9:30am-12:30pm The"Nation'sRiver"isanamazingwaterwaythatmaintains a near-wilderness quality as it flows between Maryland and VirginiatoGeorgetownandbeyond.Eachofourkayaking tripsfocusesonasectionofthePotomacoratributary,givingusthetimeandluxuryoftakingacloserlookatitsnaturalandculturalhistory.Theexactlocationofthistripwill dependonweatherandriverconditionsonthatday.We'll paddlefor3-4hoursonmovingwater,soyoushouldbeproficientatbasicstrokesandcomfortablepaddlingflatwater forafewhoursatatime.Thisisnotaninstructionalcourse, soifyou'veneverpaddled,tryourBeginningKayakingcourse first(seepage111).Wewill,however,doaquickreviewof movingwatersafetytipsandmaneuvers.Feecoverskayaks, paddles,PFDs,adrybag,andround-triptransportationfrom BlackHillRegionalParktotheriverlocation.FOBH$60. Black Hill Visitor Center 185304 18&up 1Class $65 5/12 Sa 8:00am-5:00pm Potomac River Heritage Kayak Trip Ifyouseeatripyoulike,don'tdelay--registeratwww.ParkPASS.org today! Somegreattripshavebeencancelledbecausewedidn'thearfromenoughfolksintime. 125 Party in the Parks! Host your next event at a Montgomery Parks Event Center. from it all. Our venues are just off the beaten path, but their beautiful park settings make you feel like you're out in the country. Get away Parks Event Centers aren't for everyone... but one may be perfect for you. They're beautiful, but not in a stuffy or stiff way. Think funky elegance, or comfy chic. Get funky Photo by Ale xander Moroz ov Money's tight. Our venues are affordable. Let us put together a package that will work for your personal or business budget. Get real Brookside Gardens | Wheaton, MD Rockwood Manor | Potomac, MD Woodlawn Manor | Sandy Spring, MD Agricultural History Farm Park | Derwood, MD Seneca Lodge | Boyds, MD Get floor plans photos rates more information at www.ParkEventCenters.com 301-299-5026/301-962-1404 (Brookside Gardens) EventCenters@MontgomeryParks.org 126 Montgomery Parks Get on the Bus and See All Five Montgomery Parks Event Centers in a Day! www.ParkEventCenters.com We're Engaged! Now What? Sunday, April 1, 10am-6pm* Brides-to-be,here'syourchancetovisitfive uniquelywonderfulMontgomeryParksEvent Centers--andleavethedrivingtous!Boardthe bus at either Brookside Gardens in Wheaton or SenecaLodgeinBoyds,MD,andwe'lltakeyouon a magical guided tour of: Rockwood Manor,acharming1920sestate withovernightaccommodationsfor100guests, nestled in the woods of Potomac Seneca Lodge,ahandsomelogcabinwithstone fireplace,cathedralceilingandpanoramicviews Woodlawn Manor,anelegantGeorgian-style house,tentandstonebarnperchedontopof rollingpasturesinSandySpring Brookside Gardens,withitsbreathtakinggardens andversatileindoor/outdoorsettings Agricultural History Farm Park,aturn-ofthe-century farm and barn on 410 acres of meadowlandinDerwood. MeetMontgomeryParksrepresentativesand weddingvendorsateachstop,samplefoodand getinfoonvenues,music,photography,andother weddingservices.Register today at ParkPASS.org! Leave from Brookside Gardens ParkPASS #191349 $15 Leave from Seneca Lodge ParkPASS #191350 $15 Congratulations!You'reengaged.Getajumponyourwedding plansandjoinusat RockwoodManorthefirst Wednesday of the month forahelpfuloverviewof theprocess.We'llshare thescooponthehottest trendsinweddingstoday, aswellasweddingplanningtips,timelinesandcontingencyplans.Learnhowtomakethe mostofyourvenue,choosetherightweddingvendors,stretch yourweddingdollar,andmore!AllworkshopsareFREE to clients withaconfirmedcontractforanupcomingweddingatoneofour EventCenters--justcallusat301-299-5026toregister.Othersare welcome,too--registerandpayonlineatParkPASS.org. Rockwood Manor 174303 18&up 1Class $10 174304 18&up 1Class $10 3/7 4/4 W W 6:30pm-8:30pm 6:30pm-8:30pm Wedding Workshops D.I.Y. Wedding Specialty Workshops MeetatRockwoodManorinPotomacthethirdWednesdayof eachmonthtolearnmoreaboutspecificweddingplanningtopics. Designing an unforgettable Wedding We'lltakeavirtualstrollthroughthemanyfloweroptions, sharesomegoodquestionstoaskpotentialvideographersand photographers,talkaboutdifferentkindsofceremonies(nondenominational,religious,blended)andtrendsind�cor,and discussentertainmentoptions(DJs,livebands,dancers,etc.). Rockwood Manor 174308 18&up 1Class $10 2/15 W 6:30pm-8:30pm Here Come the Guests! Youwantyourweddingpartyandgueststobecomfortableand haveasmuchfunasyoudo!Sotonight'sworkshopwillcover overnightaccommodations(RockwoodManorhasthemonsite), therehearsaldinner,seatingarrangementsfortheceremonyand reception,weddingweekends,andcreativeideasforshowing yourappreciationtofamilyandfriends. Rockwood Manor 174309 18&up 1Class $10 3/21 W 6:30pm-8:30pm *Open House Hours April 1 Drive yourself and drop in on April 1 (no fee) Brookside Gardens&Seneca Lodge: 10am-2pm Woodlawn Manor: 11am-3pm Ag History Farm Park: 2pm-5pm Rockwood Manor: 2pm-6pm Agoodplan andacontingencyplanarebothneededfora picture-perfectweddingday.We'lltalkabouthowtobeready forinclementweather,findaseatatthereceptionforguests whodon'tRSVP,dealwithvendorswhoarelateordon'tshow atall,andotherpotentialweddingdaydisasters.We'llalsotalk abouthowtoknowwhentoletthingsgo,andhowtoenjoyyour bigdayevenifeverythingdoesn'tgoexactlyasplanned. Rockwood Manor 174310 18&up 1Class $10 4/18 W 6:30pm-8:30pm Plan A...and Plan B Ag History FArm PArk Brookside gArdens rockwood mAnor senecA Lodge woodLAwn mAnor 18045CentralParkCircle|Boyds,MD20841|301-670-4670 www.SGDrivingRange.com|OpenfortheseasonMarch1 Let's Golf! Clinics Golf � Driving Range Wanttolearnorbrushuponyourgolfskills,butcan't committoafullcamporprogram?Cometooneof ourclinics!Everyweekendwe'llteachyouadifferentgolfskill.Theschedulevaries,butwe'lldefinitely coverchipping,putting,pitching,fullswing,andmore. You'llgetpersonalizedinstruction,useallthegolf ballsyouneed,andcanborrowaclubifyouneed one.SaturdayClinicsareopentoalljuniorgolfers;by populardemand,Sundaysareforgirlsonly.Save $5 when you register online! (Same-dayregistration$35) � Beginner/Intermediate Beginner/Intermediate Golf Camp 184610 184611 184612 184613 184614 184615 184616 184617 184627 184628 184629 184630 184631 184632 184633 184634 184635 184602 184603 184604 184605 184606 184607 184608 184609 184618 184619 184620 184621 184622 184623 184624 184625 184626 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 4/7 4/14 4/21 4/28 5/5 5/12 5/19 5/26 4/1 4/8 4/15 4/22 4/29 5/6 5/13 5/20 5/27 4/7 4/14 4/21 4/28 5/5 5/12 5/19 5/26 4/1 4/8 4/15 4/22 4/29 5/6 5/13 5/20 5/27 Clinic Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su Su 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 9:00am-10:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am 8:00am-9:00am This5-daycampisjusttheticketforkids8-13 yearswhohaveexpressedinterestinand/or showntalentforgolf.They'lllearnthebasicsof golfwithaproinstructor9am-Noonthefirstfour daysatthedrivingrange.OnFriday,we'llhead toanearbygolfcoursetoplaya9-holetournament.$175feeincludesvideoswinganalysisand personalDVD,balls,tees,anddivotrepairtool. CampsrunJune18-22,July2-6(4-day camp,$160)andAugust20-24. Golf & So Much More! � Beginner/Intermediate Girls' Clinic $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 Forkidswhowanttotrygolf butdon'twanttospendallday atit,thisgreatcombocampwill keepthemactiveandinterested alldaylong.They'llspendthemorninglearninggolfwithapro,thenletloosein theafternoonwithgroupactivitiesliketennis, basketball,archery,andmini-golf.Campruns June25-29,July16-20,July23-27,July30-August 3,August6-10andAugust13-17.Feeis$325for 5days,9am-4pmeachday. See p. 153 for full descriptio ns and details � Advanced Clinic 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 1Class 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs 5-17yrs Beginning Golf for Adults � Advanced Girls' Clinic This adult beginners class will give you a great overall introduction to the game of golf. You'll work on golf fundamentals, including full swings, chipping,pitching,putting,strategyandetiquette. Getafreevideoanalysisofyourswingthroughout the course (very helpful!), and lots of personal attention, too. Classes are taught by a team of professionalgolfinstructors. 18480018&up 5Classes $180 4/28 Sa 11:30am-12:45pm 128 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks Get Your G olf G nG ei am South Germantown Driving range OPEninG thursday, march 1, 2012 All New in 2012 New sand trap training area Hit sand shots at short, precise distances and long shots out of the fairway bunkers at South Germantown Driving Range ear New elevated greens Shoot for the greens instead of distance markers, and work on both distance and accuracy Updated clubhouse Complete with restroom! Not New in 2012 Prices! Get this year's range balls and discount cards at last year's prices. Range Balls Regular (52 balls) $7 Large (104 balls) $11 Jumbo (169 balls) $16 Range Ball Discount Cards Convenience Card $20 minimum (qualifies card holder for Early Bird and Lunch Specials) Tee Card $50 (5 large buckets; save 10%) Par Card $110 (11 large buckets; save 10%) Birdie Card $250 (29 large buckets; save 25%) Eagle Card $500 (64 large buckets; save 40%) Same great specials Early Bird Special Half-price buckets of balls Saturdays and Sundays, 7am-9am Lunch Special Half-price buckets of balls Monday-Friday, 11am-1pm Drivin South GermANtowN RanGE 129 18045 Central Park Circle Boyds, MD 20841 301-670-4670 www.SGDrivingRange.com Think Spring. South Germantown Driving Range OpeninG thurSday March 1 See ad on page 129. www.SGDrivingRange.com Little Bennett Campground OpeninG March 2 for weekend camping Full-service camping starts april 1 See ad on page 106 www.LittleBennettCampground.com Olney Manor Skate Park OpeninG Friday, March 30 don't miss the Sk8Fest april 21! See page 138. www.OlneyManorSkate.com Cabin John Train and Wheaton Train & Carousel OpeninG March 31-april 8 for Spring Break Open weekends in april See page 99 for more info. Lake Needwood Boats OpeninG Saturday, april 28 lake needwood opens with a bang april 28 for the annual run amuck Mud run! the dredging project is complete, and the lake will once again be open for boating, fishing and fun. look for a celebration in June! Boathouse open weekends only until Memorial day; mooring sites go on sale February 27. www.LakeNeedwoodBoats.com Black Hill Boats OpeninG Saturday, May 5 Boathouse open weekends only until Memorial day; mooring sites go on sale February 25. www.BlackHillBoats.com South Germantown Splash Playground & Mini-Golf OpeninG Saturday, May 26 for Memorial day Weekend look for a great new slide and new shade areas! Mark your calendars for the 10th anniversary "Big Splash" on Saturday, June 23. www.SplashandGolf.com www.MontgomeryParks.org 130 MontgomeryParks.org Cabin John Ice Rink 10610WestlakeDrive Rockville,MD20852 301-765-8620 CabinJohnIce.com Wheaton Ice Arena 11717OrebaughAvenue Wheaton,MD20902 301-905-3000 WheatonIceArena.com 8 REGISTRATION DATES 7 � ForclassesstartinginApril/May 2012: RegisterApril 17/18* thru April 25. � Beginning April 26,registerinpersonattherinkoffering yourclass(additional$10servicefeeapplies). � Transferrequestswillincura$5processingfee. 8 PLEASE NOTE 7 � Therearenomake-upsorrefundsformissedlessons. � Pleasereadcoursedescriptionscarefully,andselect coursesthatmatchstudents'abilityandexperience. � BothrinkswillbeclosedApril 8 and May 26-28. � Noclassesateitherrink March 31-April 9 and May 25-28. 8 FOuR WAYS TO REGISTER 7 � Onlineatwww.ParkPASS.org � Byphone(automated)at301-670-6858 (haveyourParkPASSaccountinformationhandy). � Inpersonattherinksuntil9pmdaily(nophone registrationscanbetakenattherinks). � Mailregistrationformandpaymenttotherinks. (Checks/moneyordersonly;nocashorcreditcards) Ice Skating 8 COuRSE FEES COVER 7 � Sixlessons(15,30or45minutes,dependingonclass) � Apracticecardgoodforadmissionto3,6or9practice sessions(dependingonyourclass)duringpublicskating sessions.Practicecardsarevalidduringthe6-week lessonperioduntilthestartofthenextlessonperiod. Practicecardsarenon-transferableandnon-refundable, andlostcardscannotbereplaced. � Useofrentalskatesforlessonsandpractices. Tot The Tot ice skating curriculum is designed for children ages3-4whowouldliketogainskatingexperience. Classescoverfallingdownandgettingup,marching, swizzles,two-footglideandsnowplowstop.Bicycle helmetsarestronglyrecommendedforbeginners. Tot 2 Learntwo-footjumpinplace,forwardswizzles(movingandstandingstill),two-footglide,andbackwards wiggling.Bicyclehelmetsrecommended. Cabin John Ice Rink 184372 3-4yrs 6Classes 184373 3-4yrs 6Classes 184378 3-4yrs 6Classes 184374 3-4yrs 6Classes 184375 3-4yrs 6Classes 184379 3-4yrs 6Classes 184376 3-4yrs 6Classes 184377 3-4yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187708 3-4yrs 6Classes 187709 3-4yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/30 4/30 5/1 F 1:30pm-2:00pm Sa 8:30am-9:00am Sa 11:45am-12:15pm Su 11:30am-12:00pm Su 1:30pm-2:00pm M 1:00pm-1:30pm M 4:15pm-4:45pm Tu 10:00am-10:30am Prerequisite:Tot 1 ON YOuR FIRST DAY OF CLASS... � Wearonepair of thin socks � Wear a hat and glovesforsafety � Arriveattherink 30 minutes early (and15-20minutes early for subsequentclasses). � Helmets are highly recommended for beginningskaters. � Pickupyour practicecardat thefrontdesk. � Pickupyour skates at the skate exchange.Askfor one size smaller than your sneaker size.You'llhave better balance and protectionagainst injuries! Tot 1 Learntheproperwaytofalldownandstandup, marchinplace,andmarchwhilemoving.Proper skatefittingwillbecoveredalso.Bicyclehelmetsare stronglyrecommendedforbeginners. Cabin John Ice Rink 184366 3-4yrs 6Classes 184365 3-4yrs 6Classes 184370 3-4yrs 6Classes 184367 3-4yrs 6Classes 184368 3-4yrs 6Classes 184369 3-4yrs 6Classes 184371 3-4yrs 6Classes 187774 3-4yrs 6Classes 184364 3-4yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187705 3-4yrs 6Classes 187706 3-4yrs 6Classes 187707 3-4yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/30 5/1 5/2 F 9:45am-10:15am F 1:00pm-1:30pm Sa 8:30am-9:00am Sa 11:00am-11:30am Sa 2:30pm-3:00pm Su 1:00pm-1:30pm M 3:45pm-4:15pm Tu 1:30pm-2:00pm W 1:30pm-2:00pm $96 4/28 Sa 10:15am-10:45am $96 4/29 Su 11:00am-11:30am Tot 3 Learnbackwardswizzles,one-footglides,pushand glidestroking,andstopping. $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/28 4/28 4/29 5/1 5/2 Sa 9:00am-9:30am Sa 12:45pm-1:15pm Su 2:15pm-2:45pm Tu 10:30am-11:00am W 1:00pm-1:30pm Prerequisite: Tot 2 $96 4/28 Sa 10:15am-10:45am $96 4/29 Su 11:00am-11:30am $96 5/3 Th 4:30pm-5:00pm Cabin John Ice Rink 184384 3-4yrs 6Classes 184381 3-4yrs 6Classes 184382 3-4yrs 6Classes 184383 3-4yrs 6Classes 184380 3-4yrs 6Classes *RegistrationopensApril 17 forMontgomeryCountyresidents,andApril 18 foreveryone. 131 Skatingislotsoffun,andgreatexerciseforyouand yourchild!Thisclassteachestoddlers(ages3-5)beginningskatingskills,withMomorDadrighttheretohelp themfeelsafe.We'llteachyourchildhowtofalldown andgetup,march,andmarchwhilemovingontheice. You'llneedbasicskatingskillstoparticipatewithyour childonice.Bicyclehelmetsrecommended.Feecovers onechildandoneparent;registerthechildonly. Cabin John Ice Rink 184358 3-5yrs 6Classes 184356 3-5yrs 6Classes 184359 3-5yrs 6Classes 184357 3-5yrs 6Classes 184360 3-5yrs 6Classes 184361 3-5yrs 6Classes 184362 3-5yrs 6Classes 184363 3-5yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187703 3-5yrs 6Classes 187704 3-5yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 5/1 F Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Tu 9:45am-10:15am 9:00am-9:30am 10:00am-10:30am 11:45am-12:15pm 2:00pm-2:30pm 11:30am-12:00pm 2:45pm-3:15pm 1:00pm-1:30pm Parent & Tot Ice Skating Pre-Alpha, Youth (Level1) Cabin John Ice Rink 184413 6-12yrs 6Classes 184414 6-12yrs 6Classes 184415 6-12yrs 6Classes 184416 6-12yrs 6Classes 184417 6-12yrs 6Classes 184418 6-12yrs 6Classes 184425 6-12yrs 6Classes 184419 6-12yrs 6Classes 184420 6-12yrs 6Classes 184409 6-12yrs 6Classes 184411 6-12yrs 6Classes 184410 6-12yrs 6Classes 184422 6-12yrs 6Classes 184421 6-12yrs 6Classes 184423 6-12yrs 6Classes 184412 6-12yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187725 6-12yrs 6Classes 187726 6-12yrs 6Classes 187727 6-12yrs 6Classes 187728 6-12yrs 6Classes 187729 6-12yrs 6Classes 187749 6-12yrs 6Classes Cabin John Ice Rink 184426 12&up 6Classes 184427 12&up 6Classes 184428 12&up 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187751 12&up 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/30 4/30 5/1 5/1 5/2 5/2 5/3 5/3 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 5/3 F F Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su M M Tu Tu W W Th Th F Sa Sa Su Su Th 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 9:30am-10:00am 12:45pm-1:15pm 3:00pm-3:30pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 1:30pm-2:00pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 4:15pm-4:45pm 5:15pm-5:45pm 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 4:15pm-4:45pm 5:45pm-6:15pm 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 4:30pm-5:00pm 10:15am-10:45am 11:45am-12:15pm 11:30am-12:00pm 2:00pm-2:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm Ice Skating $96 4/28 Sa 11:15am-11:45am $96 4/29 Su 11:30am-12:00pm Pre-Alpha (Level1) Pre-Alphaclassesaredesignedforbeginners,orpeoplewithminimaliceskatingexperience,age4andup. Learnhowtoproperlytieandfitskates,falldownand getup,marchandglideontwofeet,swizzleforward andinplace,hop,andwigglebackward. Pre-Alpha, Teen/Adult (Level1) $96 4/28 Sa 8:30am-9:00am $96 4/30 M 12:30pm-1:00pm $96 5/3 Th 7:15pm-7:45pm $96 4/28 Sa 11:45am-12:15pm Pre-Alpha, Preschool (Level1) Cabin John Ice Rink 184404 4-6yrs 6Classes 184405 4-6yrs 6Classes 184406 4-6yrs 6Classes 184407 4-6yrs 6Classes 184388 4-6yrs 6Classes 184389 4-6yrs 6Classes 184390 4-6yrs 6Classes 184391 4-6yrs 6Classes 184392 4-6yrs 6Classes 184393 4-6yrs 6Classes 184394 4-6yrs 6Classes 184395 4-6yrs 6Classes 184396 4-6yrs 6Classes 184397 4-6yrs 6Classes 184399 4-6yrs 6Classes 184400 4-6yrs 6Classes 184401 4-6yrs 6Classes 184408 4-6yrs 6Classes 184402 4-6yrs 6Classes 184403 4-6yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187715 4-6yrs 6Classes 187716 4-6yrs 6Classes 187717 4-6yrs 6Classes 187719 4-6yrs 6Classes 187720 4-6yrs 6Classes 187721 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/27 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/30 4/30 4/30 5/1 5/1 5/1 5/2 5/2 5/2 5/3 5/3 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 5/3 F F F Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su M M M Tu Tu Tu W W W Th Th F Sa Sa Su Su Th 1:00pm-1:30pm 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 9:30am-10:00am 1:15pm-1:45pm 3:00pm-3:30pm 12:30pm-1:00pm 2:45pm-3:15pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 1:30pm-2:00pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 4:45pm-5:15pm 10:00am-10:30am 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 1:30pm-2:00pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 5:15pm-5:45pm 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:30pm-6:00pm 4:30pm-5:00pm 10:15am-10:45am 11:45am-12:15pm 11:30am-12:00pm 2:00pm-2:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm Pre-Alpha PLuS (Level2) Prerequisite: Pre-Alpha (Level 1) Learnone-footglides,forwardswizzleswitha two-footglide,backwardswizzles,two-footturns, alternatingone-footpumping,andsnowplowstops. St. Patrick's Day Skate Get your green on (or wear something Irish)andskate for just $6.50 (coversadmission andskates). Pre-Alpha PLuS, Preschool (Level2) Cabin John Ice Rink 184443 4-6yrs 6Classes 184429 4-6yrs 6Classes 184430 4-6yrs 6Classes 184431 4-6yrs 6Classes 184432 4-6yrs 6Classes 184433 4-6yrs 6Classes 184434 4-6yrs 6Classes 184435 4-6yrs 6Classes 184436 4-6yrs 6Classes 184437 4-6yrs 6Classes 184438 4-6yrs 6Classes 184439 4-6yrs 6Classes 184440 4-6yrs 6Classes 184441 4-6yrs 6Classes 184442 4-6yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187752 4-6yrs 6Classes 187753 4-6yrs 6Classes 187754 4-6yrs 6Classes 187755 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/30 4/30 5/1 5/1 5/2 5/2 5/3 4/27 4/28 4/29 5/3 F F Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su M M Tu Tu W W Th F Sa Su Th 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 9:30am-10:00am 11:45am-12:15pm 2:00pm-2:30pm 11:30am-12:00pm 2:15pm-2:45pm 4:15pm-4:45pm 1:00pm-1:30pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 10:30am-11:00am 4:00pm-4:30pm 1:00pm-1:30pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 4:30pm-5:00pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 11:15am-11:45am 12:15pm-12:45pm 5:30pm-6:00pm WHEATON ICE FRIDAY, MARCH 16 4:15-6PM CABIN JOHN SATURDAY, MARCH 17 4-6PM 132 Forthelatestnewsfromtheice,checktheWheatonIceandCabinJohnIceFacebookpages. BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Pre-Alpha PLuS, Youth (Level2) Cabin John Ice Rink 184448 6-12yrs 6Classes 184449 6-12yrs 6Classes 184450 6-12yrs 6Classes 184458 6-12yrs 6Classes 184451 6-12yrs 6Classes 184452 6-12yrs 6Classes 184453 6-12yrs 6Classes 184456 6-12yrs 6Classes 184454 6-12yrs 6Classes 184446 6-12yrs 6Classes 184445 6-12yrs 6Classes 184457 6-12yrs 6Classes 184455 6-12yrs 6Classes 184447 6-12yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187756 6-12yrs 6Classes 187757 6-12yrs 6Classes 187758 6-12yrs 6Classes 187759 6-12yrs 6Classes Cabin John Ice Rink 184459 12&up 6Classes 184460 12&up 6Classes 184461 12&up 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187760 12&up 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/29 4/30 5/1 5/2 5/2 5/3 4/27 4/28 4/29 5/3 F Sa Sa Sa Sa Su Su Su Su M Tu W W Th F Sa Su Th 4:00pm-4:30pm 9:00am-9:30am 11:00am-11:30am 1:15pm-1:45pm 3:00pm-3:30pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 1:30pm-2:00pm 1:30pm-2:00pm 3:15pm-3:45pm 5:45pm-6:15pm 4:30pm-5:00pm 4:45pm-5:15pm 5:45pm-6:15pm 4:00pm-4:30pm 5:00pm-5:30pm 11:15am-11:45am 12:15pm-12:45pm 5:30pm-6:00pm Alpha, Teen/Adult (Level3) Cabin John Ice Rink 184480 12&up 6Classes $96 4/28 Sa 9:00am-9:30am 184481 12&up 6Classes $96 4/30 M 12:00pm-12:30pm 184482 12&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 7:45pm-8:15pm Alpha, All Ages (Level3) Wheaton Ice Arena 187761 4&up 6Classes 187762 4&up 6Classes 187763 4&up 6Classes 187764 4&up 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/29 5/3 F Sa Su Th 5:30pm-6:00pm 10:45am-11:15am 2:00pm-2:30pm 4:30pm-5:00pm Beta (Level4) Prerequisite: Alpha (Level 3) Learnbackwardstroking,backwardone-footglides, backpumpingonthecircle,backwardcrossovers, movingforwardtobackwardtwo-footturn,and hockeystops.Reviewforwardcrossovers,andbegin consecutiveforwardoutsideedgesonaline. Ice Skating Pre-Alpha PLuS, Teen/Adult (Level2) $96 4/28 Sa 8:30am-9:00am $96 4/30 M 12:30pm-1:00pm $96 5/3 Th 7:15pm-7:45pm $96 4/28 Sa 11:45am-12:15pm Beta, Preschool (Level4) Cabin John Ice Rink 184484 4-6yrs 6Classes 184485 4-6yrs 6Classes 184486 4-6yrs 6Classes 184483 4-6yrs 6Classes Cabin John Ice Rink 184491 6-12yrs 6Classes 184492 6-12yrs 6Classes 184493 6-12yrs 6Classes 184494 6-12yrs 6Classes 184495 6-12yrs 6Classes 184496 6-12yrs 6Classes 184487 6-12yrs 6Classes 184488 6-12yrs 6Classes 184489 6-12yrs 6Classes 184490 6-12yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/29 4/30 F Sa Su M 4:00pm-4:30pm 9:00am-9:30am 12:30pm-1:00pm 5:15pm-5:45pm Beta, Youth (Level4) $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/30 5/1 5/2 5/3 F Sa Sa Sa Su Su M Tu W Th 4:00pm-4:30pm 9:00am-9:30am 12:15pm-12:45pm 2:00pm-2:30pm 12:30pm-1:00pm 2:45pm-3:15pm 5:15pm-5:45pm 4:30pm-5:00pm 4:15pm-4:45pm 5:30pm-6:00pm Alpha (Level3) Prerequisite: Pre-Alpha Plus (Level 2) Learnforwardstroking,forwardone-footpumping andedgesonthecircle,forwardcrossovers,backward swizzlestotwo-footandone-footglides,andan optionaltwo-footspin. Alpha, Preschool (Level3) Cabin John Ice Rink 184465 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 4/27 184466 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 4/28 184467 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 4/28 184462 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 4/29 184468 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 4/29 184463 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 5/2 184464 4-6yrs 6Classes $96 5/3 Alpha, Youth (Level3) Cabin John Ice Rink 184476 6-12yrs 6Classes 184477 6-12yrs 6Classes 184478 6-12yrs 6Classes 184479 6-12yrs 6Classes 184469 6-12yrs 6Classes 184471 6-12yrs 6Classes 184473 6-12yrs 6Classes 184472 6-12yrs 6Classes 184474 6-12yrs 6Classes 184475 6-12yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/30 5/1 5/2 5/3 F Sa Sa Su Su W Th 4:00pm-4:30pm 9:30am-10:00am 12:15pm-12:45pm 3:15pm-3:45pm 1:00pm-1:30pm 4:45pm-5:15pm 4:30pm-5:00pm Beta, Teen/Adult (Level4) Cabin John Ice Rink 184497 12&up 6Classes $96 4/28 Sa 9:00am-9:30am 184498 12&up 6Classes $96 4/30 M 12:00pm-12:30pm 184499 12&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 7:45pm-8:15pm Beta, All Ages (Level4) Wheaton Ice Arena 187766 4&up 6Classes $96 4/28 Sa 10:45am-11:15am 187767 4&up 6Classes $96 4/29 Su 2:00pm-2:30pm 187768 4&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 6:45pm-7:15pm F Sa Sa Sa Su Su M Tu W Th 4:00pm-4:30pm 9:30am-10:00am 12:15pm-12:45pm 2:30pm-3:00pm 1:00pm-1:30pm 3:15pm-3:45pm 4:45pm-5:15pm 4:30pm-5:00pm 4:45pm-5:15pm 4:30pm-5:00pm Monday, April 2 thru Friday, April 6 Just$6.50for admission&skates! Spring Break "Cheep" Skates at wheaton ice arena Missed the April 25onlineregistrationdeadline?Registerinpersonattherink($10servicefeeapplies). BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 133 Completeforwardoutsideedgesontheline,forward outside3-turns,backwardoutsideandinsideedges onthecircle,andbackwardstopping.Skillsforfigure skaters:two-foottoone-footspin,sidetoe-hop,and forwardinsidepivots. Gamma (Level5) Prerequisite: Beta (Level 4) Freestyle Introduction to Freestyle Thiscoursebridgesthegapbetweenbasicgrouplesson skillsandFreestyleskating,covering:advancedforward stroking,backwardoutsideedgesontheline,mohawks,one-footspinswithcrossed-legposition,movingforwardoutsideandinsidethree-turns,mazurka, landingpositions,waltzjumps,andfreestyleetiquette. Emphasisonedges,andflowbetweenelements. Cabin John Ice Rink 184521 5&up 6Classes 184520 5&up 6Classes 184522 5&up 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 188799 5&up 6Classes 188800 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 11:00am-11:45am $144 4/28 Sa 3:30pm-4:15pm $144 4/30 M 6:30pm-7:15pm $96 4/29 Su 1:15pm-1:45pm $96 5/3 Th 6:15pm-6:45pm Prerequisite: Delta (Level 6) Gamma Teen/Adult (Level5) Cabin John Ice Gamma, All Ages (Level5) Cabin John Ice Rink 184503 4&up 6Classes 184500 4&up 6Classes 184504 4&up 6Classes 184505 4&up 6Classes 184506 4&up 6Classes 184507 4&up 6Classes 184508 4&up 6Classes 184501 4&up 6Classes 184502 4&up 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187769 4&up 6Classes 187770 4&up 6Classes 187771 4&up 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/29 4/30 5/2 5/3 F Sa Sa Sa Su Su M W Th 184510 12&up 6Classes $96 4/30 M 11:30am-12:00pm 184509 12&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 8:15pm-8:45pm Ice Skating 4:30pm-5:00pm 9:30am-10:00am 12:45pm-1:15pm 2:30pm-3:00pm 12:00pm-12:30pm 3:45pm-4:15pm 5:45pm-6:15pm 5:15pm-5:45pm 5:00pm-5:30pm Freestyle 1 $96 4/28 Sa 10:45am-11:15am $96 4/29 Su 1:15pm-1:45pm $96 5/3 Th 6:45pm-7:15pm We'llcovera10-stepmohawksequence,forwardand backwardcrossoverpatternsinafigure8,backward insideedgesonaline,introtoabackwardoutside three-turn,advancedforwardone-foot(scratch)spin, half-flip,andwaltzjumpfrombackwardcrossovers. $144 $144 $144 $144 4/28 4/28 4/30 5/2 Sa Sa M W 10:15am-11:00am 11:00am-11:45am 7:15pm-8:00pm 6:30pm-7:15pm Prerequisite: Intro to Freestyle Delta (Level6) Prerequisite: Gamma (Level 5) Learnbackwardtoforwardtwo-footturns,forward insidethree-turns,forwardinsideedgesontheline, T-stops,lunges,andreviewofforwardandbackward crossovers.Skillsforfigureskaters:bunny-hops,spiral,shoottheduckorlunge,andballetjump. Cabin John Ice Rink 184523 5&up 6Classes 184524 5&up 6Classes 184525 5&up 6Classes 184526 5&up 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 188849 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 6:15pm-6:45pm Delta Teen/Adult (Level6) Delta, All Ages (Level6) Cabin John Ice Rink 184513 4&up 6Classes 184514 4&up 6Classes 184515 4&up 6Classes 184516 4&up 6Classes 184517 4&up 6Classes 184511 4&up 6Classes 184512 4&up 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187772 4&up 6Classes 187773 4&up 6Classes 187775 4&up 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 Cabin John Ice Rink 184519 12&up 6Classes $96 4/30 M 11:30am-12:00pm 184518 12&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 8:15pm-8:45pm Learnforwardspiralsfromoutsideandinsideedges, waltz-jumpcombinationsequence,toe-loop,halflutz,beginningbackspin,andbackwardoutside three-turn.Icedancingskillswillalsobecovered. Cabin John Ice Rink 184528 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 11:00am-11:45am 184529 5&up 6Classes $144 5/2 W 7:15pm-8:00pm Wheaton Ice Arena 188850 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 6:15pm-6:45pm Freestyle 2 Prerequisite: Freestyle 1 4/27 4/28 4/28 4/29 4/30 5/2 5/3 F Sa Sa Su M W Th 4:30pm-5:00pm 9:30am-10:00am 1:15pm-1:45pm 2:15pm-2:45pm 5:45pm-6:15pm 5:15pm-5:45pm 5:00pm-5:30pm Freestyle 3 Prerequisite: Freestyle 2 Learnthewaltzeight,backwardinsidethree-turns, asalchow,anewwaltzjumpcombinationsequence, forwardswingrolls,andmasterthebackspin. Cabin John Ice Rink 184530 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 10:15am-11:00am 184531 5&up 6Classes $144 4/30 M 8:00pm-8:45pm Wheaton Ice Arena 188851 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 7:15pm-7:45pm $96 4/28 Sa 10:45am-11:15am $96 4/29 Su 1:15pm-1:45pm $96 5/3 Th 6:15pm-6:45pm NEW! 188899 4-8yrs 6Classes $96 188999 9-14yrs 6Classes $96 189000 15&up 6Classes $96 TherapeuticSkatingprovidesapositivelearningatmosphere thatwillpromotebothrecreationandphysicaldevelopment. Adaptiveteachingapproacheswillhelpskaterswithdisabilitiesimprovetheirskatingandlearnnewskillsaswell. 4/28 Sa 9:15am-9:45am 4/28 Sa 9:15am-9:45am 4/28 Sa 9:15am-9:45am Therapeutic Skating at Cabin John Ice Rink Learnforwardpowerthree-turns,backward progressivechassesequence,loopjump,sitspin, andbackwardspirals(bothfeet,bothedges). Cabin John Ice Rink 184532 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 10:15am-11:00am 184533 5&up 6Classes $144 4/30 M 8:45pm-9:30pm Wheaton Ice Arena 188852 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 7:15pm-7:45pm Freestyle 4 Prerequisite: Freestyle 3 134 See page 153 for all the great ICE SKATING SUMMER CAMPSatCabinJohnandWheatonIcerinks! MontgomeryParks.org Freestyle 5 Learnthebackwardmohawksequence,aspiral sequence,waltz,loopjumpcombination,flipjump, camelspin,andforwardtobackwardspin. Cabin John Ice Rink 184534 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 11:00am-11:45am 184535 5&up 6Classes $144 4/30 M 8:45pm-9:30pm Wheaton Ice Arena 188853 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 7:15pm-7:45pm Prerequisite: Freestyle 4 Inthisseriesofclasses,skaterswill workonpower,edgequality,extensionofline, quick,preciseskatingmovements,andUSFS movesinthefieldpatterns. pe c i a l t yO f fe r i n Moves/Edges gs Learnalternatingbackcrossoverstobackoutsideextension,five-stepmohawksequence,loop-loop-jump combo,lutz,axelwalk-throughandpreparation,split jump/stagjump/fallingleaf,andcamel-sitspincombo. Cabin John Ice Rink 184536 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 11:00am-11:45am Wheaton Ice Arena 188854 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 7:15pm-7:45pm Freestyle 6 Prerequisite: Freestyle 5 S Prerequisite: Passed Gamma Cabin John Ice Rink 184544 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 10:15am-11:00am 184543 8&up 6Classes $144 5/3 Th 10:00am-10:45am Wheaton Ice Arena 188855 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 6:45pm-7:15pm Prerequisite: Passed Intro to Freestyle Cabin John Ice Rink 184545 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 10:15am-11:00am 184546 5&up 6Classes $144 5/3 Th 9:15am-10:00am Wheaton Ice Arena 188856 5&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 6:45pm-7:15pm Moves/Edges, Beginner Moves/Edges, Advanced Ice Skating Freestyle 7 Learnadvancedjumpsandcombinationspins;practicemovesandedgestoincreasefluidityandgrace. Cabin John Ice Rink 187718 5&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 11:00am-11:45am Prerequisite: Freestyle 6 Moves/Edges, Advanced Adult Off-Ice Conditioning Improveyouroverallhealthandwell-beingand enhanceyourperformanceontheicewiththesetwo newsix-weekprograms.Developagility,flexibility, strength,endurance,balanceandgrace!Allow our professional instructors to lead you through the processinafunandencouraginggroupatmosphere. Forskatersofalllevels. Prerequisite: Passed Intro to Freestyle Wheaton Ice Arena 188857 18&up 6Classes $96 5/3 Th 6:45pm-7:15pm Just Axels Prerequisite: Freestyle 5 or instructor's permission Theprimaryfocusofthiscourseisthewalk-through, preparation,andexecutionoftheaxeljump. Cabin John Ice Rink 184537 4&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 10:15am-11:00am Ballet for Skating Scratch Spins and Spirals Prerequisite: Passed Delta Theseclassicalballetclasses(designedbyaskater) willbuildskillsyoucantakeontotheice,andhelp youdevelopconfidenceandyourownpersonalstyle. Cabin John Ice Rink 189003 6&up 6Classes 189004 6&up 6Classes 189009 6&up 6Classes 189001 6&up 6Classes 189002 6&up 6Classes $84 $84 $84 $84 $84 4/27 4/29 4/29 5/3 5/3 F Su Su Th Th 4:45pm-5:30pm 3:45pm-4:30pm 4:30pm-5:15pm 5:00pm-5:45pm 4:15pm-5:00pm Thiscourseisdesignedespeciallyforfreestyleskaters tohelpthemmasterthescratchspin,andenhance theirlinesontheice.Werecommendtakingitalong withyourcurrentFreestyleclass. Cabin John Ice Rink 184683 4&up 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 10:15am-11:00am Power Stroking Prerequisite: Introduction to Freestyle Please wear skating clothes or a leotard and tights, and ballet slippers or jazz shoes; bring something to tie your hair back. Balance, Core & Stability Strengthmattersinskating!Ourinstructorswill demonstrateandleadyouthroughsinglejoint,multijoint,andpowerexercises.You'llstrengthenyour coremuscles,whichwillimproveyourbalanceand overallperformanceontheice. Cabin John Ice Rink 189006 8&up 6Classes $84 4/28 Sa 9:15am-10:00am 189007 8&up 6Classes $84 4/28 Sa 10:00am-10:45am 189008 8&up 6Classes $84 4/30 M 6:30pm-7:15pm Recommended for Freestyle skaters. Please wear skating or workout clothes and tennis shoes; bring something to tie your hair back and keep it off your face and neck. Takeyourskatingtothenextlevel!Thisisagreat workoutforFreestyleskaters--you'llbuildstamina andstrength.Coacheswillprovideexercisevariations soyoucantailorworkoutstoyourlevelandability. Wheaton Ice Arena 188858 5&up 6Classes $48 4/29 Su 1:45pm-2:00pm Spring Bunny Hop Springsurprises and fun for all! Just$6.50 gets you in skates andontheice. CABIN JOHN SATURDAY, APRIL 7 NOON-2PM SATURDAY, APRIL 7 4-6PM WHEATON ICE See page 162 for info on SPRING BREAK "Week in the Park"atWheatonIce,andSpringPARK PLAY DAYS at both rinks! 135 Parent & Tot Hockey Prerequisite: Passed Tot 1 or 2 kids new to hockey skates), knee and elbow pads, and any type of gloves. Rental hockey skates are available; sticks provided. What'smorefunthanlearningtopassthepuckto Mom or Dad? Parents and their tots will learn basic skating,andstickhandlingskillswillbecovered,too. Registeronlythechild;feecoversonechild,oneparent.Equipment required: Bike or caged hockey helmet (best for Mitey Mites Hockey 2 Prerequisite: Passed Pre-Alpha Plus in hockey skates, or Mighty Mites 1 Learnone-footstrides,one-footsnowplowstops, forwardcrossoverwalks,one-footglides,forward swizzleswithglidein-between,backswizzles,and anintrotoforwardC-cuts. Equipment required: Caged helmet, flat stick cut to skater's height; shin guards; elbow pads; hockey gloves; hockey skates (rentals available). Recommended: Cup Cabin John Ice Rink 184550 3-5yrs 6Classes 184551 3-5yrs 6Classes 184552 3-5yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187702 3-5yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 4/28 Sa 9:30am-10:00am 4/28 Sa 10:30am-11:00am 4/29 Su 4:15pm-4:45pm 4/28 Sa 10:15am-10:45am Pre-Alpha for Hockey Cabin John Ice Rink 184557 4-8yrs 6Classes 184561 4-8yrs 6Classes 184562 4-8yrs 6Classes 184560 4-8yrs 6Classes 184558 4-8yrs 6Classes 184559 4-8yrs 6Classes $144 $144 $144 $144 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 5/1 5/3 4/28 4/28 F Sa Tu Th Sa Sa 5:30pm-6:15pm 8:30am-9:15am 5:30pm-6:15pm 6:00pm-6:45pm 10:00am-10:30am 10:30am-11:00am Ice Hockey Learn to skate in hockey skates! In this beginning ice skatingclassdesignedspecificallyforpeoplewho wanttoplayhockey,you'lllearnhowtoproperlytie andfitskates,falldownandgetup,march,glideon twofeet,swizzleforwardandwigglebackward--all inhockeyskates.Thecostofrentalhockeyskates includedincoursefee,oryoumaybringyourown. Equipment required: Hockey skates (rentals provided). Recommended: Helmet Mitey Mites Hockey 3 Prerequisite: MM2 Same as MM 2. Recommended: Cup and hockey pants. We'llcoverbackswizzleswithatwo-footglide,forwardC-cuts,andforwardcrossovers;andintroduce playerstoforwardpowerturns,hockeystops,backwardC-cuts,andbackwardskating.Equipment required: $144 $144 $144 $144 4/27 4/28 5/1 5/3 F Sa Tu Th 5:30pm-6:15pm 7:45am-8:30am 5:30pm-6:15pm 6:00pm-6:45pm Cabin John Ice Rink 188399 4-6yrs 6Classes 188352 4-6yrs 6Classes 188353 6-12yrs 6Classes Wheaton Ice Arena 187710 4&up 6Classes 187711 4&up 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 $96 4/28 Sa 10:00am-10:30am 4/30 M 4:15pm-4:45pm 4/28 Sa 11:00am-11:30am 4/28 Sa 10:45am-11:15am 4/29 Su 12:15pm-12:45pm Cabin John Ice Rink 184564 4-8yrs 6Classes 184566 4-8yrs 6Classes 184563 4-8yrs 6Classes 184565 4-8yrs 6Classes Mitey Mites Hockey 4 Prerequisite: MM3 Mitey Mites Hockey 1 Prerequisite: Passed Pre-Alpha or Tot 3 in hockey skates stick cut to skater's height (or curved blade if you prefer); shin guards; elbow and shoulder pads; hockey gloves; hockey pants; hockey skates (rentals available). Recommended: Cup We'llcoverforwardcrossoversinafigure-8pattern, backC-cuts,backcrossoversonacircle,hockeystop, andbackV-stop.Equipment required: Caged helmet, flat Learnhowtoholdastickcorrectly,standinplaceand hop,forwardskateusingbothfeetwithaglide,snowplowstop,beginningpushingoffinsideedge,forward swizzles,backwiggles,one-footglideandfalling down/standingupquickly. Equipment required: Caged helmet, flat stick cut to skater's height; knee pads (or shin guards) and elbow pads (rollerblading pads ok); any kind of gloves; hockey skates (rentals available). Cabin John Ice Rink 184567 4-8yrs 6Classes $144 4/27 F 3:45pm-4:30pm 184568 4-8yrs 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 7:45am-8:30am Mitey Mites Hockey 5 Prerequisite: MM4 Cabin John Ice Rink 184553 4-8yrs 6Classes 184554 4-8yrs 6Classes 184555 4-8yrs 6Classes 184556 4-8yrs 6Classes $96 $96 $96 $96 4/27 4/28 4/28 5/1 F 4:30pm-5:00pm Sa 10:30am-11:00am Sa 9:00am-9:30am Tu 5:00pm-5:30pm curved stick cut to skater's height; shin guards; elbow and shoulder pads; hockey gloves; hockey pants; hockey skates (rentals available). Recommended: Cup We'llcoverforwardpowerskatingwithproper strides,alternatingforwardcrossovers,backcrossoversinafigure-8patternandonacircle,forward edges,two-footturns,backinsidemohawks,backwardcrossoversstraightdowntheice,andpower turnsonproperedges.Equipment required: Caged helmet, Cabin John Ice Rink 184570 4-8yrs 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 7:45am-8:30am on ICE! 136 Let us design a custom ice skating class for your homeschoolers! Call the Skating Director ateitherrink,andthey'llworkwithyoutocreatea customiceskatingclass.Skatingiswonderful exerciseforthechildren,willimprovetheirbalance, strengthandcoordination,andisfuntoboot. contactSamantha.Hickey@MontgomeryParks. org(WheatonIce,301-905-3000)orMindy.Shiben@ MontgomeryParks.org(CabinJohnIce,301-765-8620). MontgomeryParks.org Hockey 1 Prerequisite: Passed Pre-Alpha in hockey skates skater's height; shin guards; hockey gloves; elbow pads; hockey skates (rentals available). Recommended: Cup Learnforwardstroking,one-footstridewithrecovery, forwardtwo-footswizzleswithaglide,one-foot glides,walkingcrossovers,snowplowstop,backward swizzles,forwardC-cutsandone-footstrideona circle.Equipment required: Caged helmet; flat stick cut to THANkS To THE ThankstotheWashingtonCapitals,WheatonIcehasa supplyofhockeyequipmentavailableforuseatnocost at Onlyon Ice fortheir6-weekHockey1or2classes.Equipmentfits t kidsage4-6or6-8,andincludesshoulderandelbow Whea ena! Ar pads,hockeypantsandgloves,shinguards,and adjustablehelmet.Contacttherinktoconfirmcorrectsizing.Returnallequipmentaftereachclass,and pickitupagainbeforeyournextclass.Registerforequipment rightafteryouregisterforHockey1or2atWheatonIceArena only.Suppliesarelimited,soregisterearly. Wheaton Ice Arena only 187713 4-6yrs 6 Classes FREE 187723 4-6yrs 6Classes FREE Ice Hockey Equipment: Free Rentals Cabin John Ice Rink 184572 9-13yrs 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 8:30am-9:15am 184573 9-13yrs 6Classes $144 4/29 Su 4:15pm-5:00pm Wheaton Ice Arena 187712 4&up 6Classes $96 4/28 Sa 11:15am-11:45am See box at right for free hockey equpiment rentals at Wheaton! Hockey 2 � Ice Hockey Equipment Rental: Small 4/28 4/29 Sa 11:15am-11:45am Su 1:15pm-1:45pm Learnforwardskatingwithrecoveryalternatingfeet, forwardC-cutsonacircle,forwardcrossovers,onefootsnowplowstops,backswizzleswithatwo-foot glide,introtobackC-cuts,forwardcrossoversona figureeight,andforwardedges. Equipment required: Same as Hockey 1, plus cup. Prerequisite: Passed Pre-Alpha Plus in hockey skates Ice Hockey Cabin John Ice Rink 184574 9-13yrs 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 8:30am-9:15am Wheaton Ice Arena 187722 4&up 6Classes $96 4/29 Su 1:15pm-1:45pm Wheaton Ice Arena only; fits kids age 6-8 187714 6-8yrs 6 Classes FREE 4/28 187724 6-8yrs 6Classes FREE 4/29 � Ice Hockey Equipment Rental: Large Sa Su 11:15am-11:45am 1:15pm-1:45pm Introduction to Goaltending Prerequisite: Mitey Mites 2 or Hockey 2 Hockey 3 Prerequisite: Passed Alpha or above in hockey skates We'llcoverbackC-cutswithaglide,backskating, backcrossoversonacircleandstraightdowntheice, hockeystops,backV-stops,powerturns,two-foot 3-turnsandbackwardone-footglides. Interested in becoming a goalie? This introductory levelcoursewillteachyouthebasicskills. Equipment required: Caged helmet, curved stick cut to skater's height, shin guards, hockey gloves, elbow pads, cup, hockey skates (rentals available). Recommended: Hockey pants, shoulder pads. Equipment required: Same as Hockey 2, with curved stick (vs. flat stick). Recommended: Hockey pants, shoulder pads. Cabin John Ice Rink 184575 9-13yrs 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 7:45am-8:30am Wheaton Ice Arena 187750 4&up 6Classes $144 4/29 Su 1:45pm-2:30pm Cabin John Ice Rink 184579 4&up 6Classes $144 5/1 Tu 7:15pm-8:00pm Scrimmage 1 Hockey: Teen/Adult Prerequisite: Pre-Alpha Plus Learnthefundamentalsofhockeyskating,including forwardandbackwardcrossovers,stops,stick handlingandpassing. Full gear required (rental hockey skates available). Learn by doing in this hands-on instructional class! As playerspracticeinaseriesofscrimmages,they'lllearn thekeyelementsandrulesofthegame,andenhance theirskatingandhockeyskillsatthesametime. Full gear and caged hockey helmet required. Recommended for skaters enrolled in Mitey Mites 3, Hockey 2 or higher Cabin John Ice Rink 188149 4-8yrs 6Classes $144 4/28 Sa 188350 9-13yrs 6Classes $144 5/1 Tu 8:30am-9:15am 6:15pm-7:00pm Cabin John Ice Rink 184576 11&up 6Classes $144 5/3 Th 8:45pm-9:30pm Prerequisite: Alpha (Level 3) oR Passed Mitey Mites 2 or Hockey 2 Power Skating for Hockey Build on the fundamentals of hockey and take your skatingskillstothenextlevel!We'llemphasizespeed, quickness,power,andtechnique. Full gear required. Cabin John Ice Rink 15-minutepowerdrills 184577 4&up 6Classes $48 5/1 Tu 7:00pm-7:15pm 184578 4&up 6Classes $48 5/3 Th 6:45pm-7:00pm Wheaton Ice Arena 187765 4&up 6Classes $96 4/29 Su 1:15pm-1:45pm Mother's Day Skate CABIN JOHN ICE 12:30-2:30pm BringMomouttotherinkforaspinontheiceon herbigday!She'llskateFREE(includingskaterental) duringthisspecialsessionwithonepaidadmission. Sunday, May 13, 2012 WHEATON ICE 11am-1pm Savetimeandmoney--registerforIceSkatingandHockeyclassesonlineatwww.ParkPASS.org BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 137 16601GeorgiaAvenue �Olney,MD20832 � 301-905-3095 � www.OlneyManorSkate.com SKATEBOARD CLASSES Thisclassisxtremefunforthebeginningrider. Learnhowtopush,ride,tackturn(Tic-Tac),kick turn,rock-'n'-roll,rock-to-fakie, ridefakie,andmakeasafeapproachtoramps.We'llemphasizeskateparksafety,andwork on increasing your confidence andridingwithinone'sability. Class includes both instruction andskateboardgames.No prerequisite.Instructorwill workwithvariouslevelsof beginners.Requiredequipment:Skateboard,skateboardhelmet,kneeand elbowpads;wristguards recommended.Bringwater. Classes canceled due to inclement weatherwillbemadeupbyaddinganadditional week.Questions?Call703-994-7617. Olney Manor Skate Park 188950 9-12yrs 5Classes $68 4/15 Su 9:00-10:00am 188949 5-8yrs 5Classes $68 4/15 Su 10:15-11:15am SKATE FEES Same rates as last year! Skateboarding for Beginners Skateboarding Entrance Fees DayPass(1Visit)...............................$5.00 15-VisitPass(FSP).............................$33.00 30-VisitPass(FSP).............................$60.00 45-VisitPass(FSP).............................$81.00 2012SeasonPass (unlimitedvisitsforoneseason).......$85.00 �The15-Visit,30-Visitand45-Visit"Frequent Skater" Passes(FSP)maybeusedbybothyou and yourguests.Youhavetobethereforyour gueststouseyourpass. �The15-Visit,30-Visitand45-Visit"Frequent Skater"Passeshaveno expiration date and are goodfromseasontoseasonuntilallvisitsareused. � Bonus Stick around after class and get FREEadmissiontotheParent&Child sessionthatsamedaywhenyousignup forSkateboardingforBeginnersclass. See p. 15 S k a te b 4 f o r oa S um m r d er C am p Olney Manor Sk8Festisfourcontests... � HIGHEST OLLIE Clear the horizontal. knock the bar down and you're out. Bar starts at 2.5' high Tournament-style bracket game You've got 45 seconds to impress the judges in the park's insane bowl. Go. okay, now you have a minute to show the judges what you can do in the whole park. Thefirst-ever Prizesfor1st&2ndplace winnersineachcontest. T-shirtsandrefreshmentsforallcontestants. Limited to 50 contestants Twoagegroups:Under 16 and 16 & Up � THE GAME IS SK8 � SKATE PARK BOWL JAM $20 gets you entered in all 4 contests if you register online for course #193400 � Best 1-MINUte skate Park rUN at ParkPASS.org by April 16 AfterApril16,it's$30.Sogetonit. sATurday, April 21 1-4pm 138 Wereservetherighttocombine agecategoriesinthecompetition.Contestantsmustfollow allskateparkrules,including helmetrequirements.Nospectatorsinsidetheparkduringthe competition.RaindateApril28. Co-sponsoredbyAmericanInlineSkating �www.AmericanInline.com MontgomeryParks.org Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center at Cabin John Regional Park 7801DemocracyBlvd. Bethesda,MD20817 301-765-8650 CabinJohnTennis.com Wheaton Indoor Tennis WheatonRegionalPark 11715OrebaughAvenue Wheaton,MD20902 301-905-3030 WheatonTennis.com uSTA 10 and under Tennis This ground-breaking new program from the United States Tennis Association (USTA) gives kidsage10andundertheopportunitytolearn realtennis...andhaverealfundoingit! Using the QuickStart Tennis play format, the classes use racquets, balls and courts that are sizedjustrightforkidssotheylearn,rally,play, compete and enjoy the game right from the start. The courts are smaller (but still to scale); the balls are lighter, slower-moving and easier tohit;andracquetsaresmallerandlighter. � Ages It's not remedialandnotjustforbeginners� it's real tennis, tailored to a child's size (just like other youth sports like soccer, basketballandbaseballhavedoneforyears). All classes include warm-up and cooldown activities, skill review and practice, and team games that reinforce tennis skills and tactics. For more information, visit www.10andUnderTennis.com, and sign up foraclasstodayatwww.ParkPASS.org � Ages 7-10 Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179328 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 181549 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179329 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/20 Tu 179330 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/21 W 179326 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/23 F 179327 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 182649 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 179332 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/8 Tu 179333 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/9 W 179334 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/11 F 179335 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 182650 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 179331 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 181550 7-10yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187823 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 187824 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 187825 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/19 M 187826 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 187827 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/21 W 187818 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 187819 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 3/23 F 187817 7-10yrs 6 Classes $108 3/24 Sa 187830 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 187831 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/9 W 187821 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 187822 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/11 F 187820 7-10yrs 6 Classes $108 5/12 Sa 187828 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/13 Su 187832 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/13 Su 187829 7-10yrs 6Classes $108 5/14 M Indoor Tennis 4-6 11:00am-Noon Noon-1:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 9:00-10:00am 10:00-11:00am 11:00am-Noon 9:00-10:00am 10:00-11:00am 11:00am-Noon 11:00am-Noon Noon-1:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 10:00-11:00am 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 9:00-10:00am 10:00- 11:00am 1:00-2:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 9:00-10:00am 10:00- 11:00am 1:00-2:00pm 10:00-11:00am 4:00-5:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179315 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179316 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179317 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179318 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179312 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 179313 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 179314 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 179323 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 179324 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 179325 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 179319 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 179320 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 179321 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 179322 4-6yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187804 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 187805 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/19 M 187806 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 187807 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/21 W 187799 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 187800 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/23 F 187801 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 187802 4-6yrs 6 Classes $108 3/24 Sa 187803 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 187810 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 187811 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/9 W 187812 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 187813 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/11 F 187814 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa 187815 4-6yrs 6 Classes $108 5/12 Sa 187816 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa 187808 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/13 Su 187809 4-6yrs 6Classes $108 5/14 M 11:00am-Noon 3:00-4:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm Noon-1:00pm 3:00-4:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm Noon-1:00pm 3:00-4:00pm 11:00am-Noon 3:00-4:00pm 11:00am-Noon 3:00-4:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 9:00- 10:00am 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 9:00- 10:00am 11:00am-Noon 3:00-4:00pm 5:00-6:00pm TENNIS REGISTRATION DATES Registrationopens MARCH 3/4* for INDOOR classes startinginMARCH Registrationopens APRIL 23/24* for INDOOR classes startinginMAY Registrationopens FEBRUARY 14/15* for all OUTDOOR classes *Firstregistration datelistedaboveisfor Montgomery County residents;second dateisopentoall. Thisclasswillbetaughtinfourlanguages(English,Spanish,German&French)atWheatonIndoorTennis.Seep.142fordetails. 139 Bringyour5-8year-oldandhavefunlearningfundamental tennis skills together! We'll teach Beginner/ BeginnerPluslevelskillsanddrillsthatcanbecontinuedoutsideofclass.Feecoversoneparentandone child;pleaseregisterthechildonly. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179287 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179284 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/19 M 179285 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/21 W 179286 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/22 Th 179292 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 179289 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/9 W 179290 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/10 Th 179293 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 179291 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 179288 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/14 M Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187305 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 3/18 Su 187307 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 3/20 Tu 187299 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 3/22 Th 187301 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 3/24 Sa 187303 5-8yrs 6 Classes $126 3/24 Sa 187308 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 5/8 Tu 187300 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 5/10 Th 187302 5-8yrs 6 Classes $126 5/12 Sa 187304 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 5/12 Sa 187306 5-8yrs 6Classes $126 5/13 Su 3:00-4:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 3:00-4:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 11:00am-Noon Noon- 1:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 11:00am- Noon Noon-1:00pm 2:00-3:00pm Parent & Child Tennis Beginner Tennis Designedforstudentswhohaveneverplayedtennis. You'lllearnwarm-upexercises,howtoproperlygrip aracquet;basicstroketechniquesforforehands, backhands,volleys,servesandoverheads;tennis etiquetteandvocabulary;aswellassafetyrulesand howtokeepscore. � Indoor Tennis Forpre-teenbeginners,we'vetakentheexcitingnew "10andUnderTennis"programandadapteditfor kids11-13.Thedifferencebetweenthisandother beginningtennisprograms?Everythingisright-sized fortheagegroup:racquetsarelighterandsmaller, ballsarelessbouncyandeasiertohit,andcourtsare smaller(butproportionate)thanadultcourts.Thebenefitsareimmediate.Withinanhourkidsarerallying, havingfunandpsychedformore.They'replayingreal tennisandhavingreal fun.See p.139formoredetails on"10andUnderTennis,"andsignuptoday! Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179204 11-13yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179200 11-13yrs 6Classes $132 3/19 M 181199 11-13yrs 6Classes $132 3/23 F 181200 11-13yrs 6Classes $132 5/11 F 180449 11-13yrs 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 179202 11-13yrs 6Classes $132 5/14 M Wheaton Indoor Tennis 186752 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 3/19 M 186753 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 186754 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 3/21 W 186749 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 186750 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 3/23 F 186751 11-13yrs 6 Classes $108 3/24 Sa 186756 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 186757 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 5/9 W 186758 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 186759 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 5/11 F 186760 11-13yrs 6 Classes $108 5/12 Sa 186755 11-13yrs 6Classes $108 5/14 M � Beginner, uSTA 11:00am-Noon 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 11:00am-Noon 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 1:00- 2:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 1:00- 2:00pm 5:00-6:00pm Parent & Pre-Teen Tennis Apply for court time for the 2012-2013 Indoor Tennis Season! Forparentsandtheir9-to12-year-oldchildren;see "Parent&ChildTennis"forclassdescription.Havefun learningtennistogether!Feecoversoneparentand onechild;registerchildonly. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179296 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/21 W 179299 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 181353 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/9 W 179302 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187315 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 3/18 Su 187319 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 3/18 Su 187317 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 3/20 Tu 187309 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 3/22 Th 187311 9-12yrs 6 Classes $126 3/24 Sa 187313 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 3/24 Sa 187318 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 5/8 Tu 187310 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 5/10 Th 187312 9-12yrs 6 Classes $126 5/12 Sa 187314 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 5/12 Sa 187316 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 5/13 Su 187320 9-12yrs 6Classes $126 5/13 Su 6:00-7:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 2:00-3:00pm Noon-1:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 11:00am- Noon Noon-1:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 11:00am- Noon Noon-1:00pm Noon-1:00pm 2:00-3:00pm TENNIS LOTTERIES Pauline Betz Addie � Applications availableonline& onsiteJanuary31 � Applicationsdue February27,9am � Notificationssent byMarch26 Beginner, Teen 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 10:00-11:00am 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 10:00-11:00am 1:00-2:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Wheaton Indoor Tennis � Applications availableonline& onsiteMarch5 � Applicationsdue April2,9am � Notificationssent byApril30 Visit CabinJohnTennis.com or WheatonTennis.com formoreinformation Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179192 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/22 Th 179194 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/23 F 179193 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/10 Th 179195 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/11 F Wheaton Indoor Tennis 185203 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 185205 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/19 M 185207 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 185209 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/21 W 185199 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 185201 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 185208 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 185210 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/9 W 185200 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 185202 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa 185204 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/13 Su 185206 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/14 M 140 Thisclasswillbetaughtinfourlanguages(English,Spanish,German&French)atWheatonIndoorTennis.Seep.142fordetails. MontgomeryParks.org � Beginner, Adult Noon-1:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm Noon-1:00pm 11:00am-Noon 9:00-10:00am 7:00-8:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 10:00-11:00am 7:00-8:00pm 11:00am-Noon 7:00-8:00pm 9:00-10:00am 10:00-11:00am 2:00- 3:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 10:00-11:00am 7:00-8:00pm 11:00am-Noon 7:00-8:00pm 9:00-10:00am 10:00-11:00am 2:00- 3:00pm 11:00am-Noon 9:00-10:00am 7:00-8:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179181 18&up 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179175 18&up 6Classes $132 3/20 Tu 179183 18&up 6Classes $132 3/22 Th 179178 18&up 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 179176 18&up 6Classes $132 5/8 Tu 179184 18&up 6Classes $132 5/10 Th 182655 18&up 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 181449 18&up 6Classes $132 5/13 Su Wheaton Indoor Tennis 183859 18&up 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 183861 18&up 6Classes $108 3/19 M 183863 18&up 6Classes $108 3/19 M 183865 18&up 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 183867 18&up 6Classes $108 3/21 W 183869 18&up 6Classes $108 3/21 W 183849 18&up 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 183851 18&up 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 183853 18&up 6Classes $108 3/23 F 183855 18&up 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 183857 18 & up 6 Classes $108 3/24 Sa 183866 18&up 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 183868 18&up 6Classes $108 5/9 W 183870 18&up 6Classes $108 5/9 W 183850 18&up 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 183852 18&up 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 183854 18&up 6Classes $108 5/11 F 183856 18&up 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa 183858 18 & up 6 Classes $108 5/12 Sa 183860 18&up 6Classes $108 5/13 Su 183862 18&up 6Classes $108 5/14 M 183864 18&up 6Classes $108 5/14 M � First Intermediate Tennis Learnhowthegameoftennisisplayed,whenand wheretohitwhichstroke,howtokeepscore,andthe differencebetweendoublesandsingles.We'llalso workonservicereturnsandapproachshots. � First Intermediate, Youth 1:00-2:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 189752 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 189749 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/21 W 189751 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/23 F 189750 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 189758 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 189760 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/6 Su 189755 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/9 W 189757 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/11 F 189756 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 189759 5-8yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa Wheaton Indoor Tennis 189754 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 190349 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 190351 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 3/23 F 190300 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 190299 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 190350 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 190352 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 5/11 F 190301 5-8yrs 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa � Indoor Tennis 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 3:00-4:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 3:00-4:00pm First Intermediate, Pre-Teen 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm Noon-1:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm Noon-1:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 5:00-6:00pm Designedforadults55andolderwhohavenever playedtennis,orhavehadminimalinstruction.Your instructorwillgooverbasicstance,grip,strokes (hittingtechnique),andcourtetiquette.We'lluselowcompressionballsthatdon'tbounceashighortravel asfarasstandardtennisballs,makingthelearning experienceevenmoreenjoyableandrewarding. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 181500 55&up 6Classes $132 3/18 Su 179185 55&up 6Classes $132 3/19 M 181599 55&up 6Classes $132 3/20 Tu 180699 55&up 6Classes $132 3/21 W 179450 55&up 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 181600 55&up 6Classes $132 5/8 Tu 180700 55&up 6Classes $132 5/9 W 179499 55&up 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 181501 55&up 6Classes $132 5/13 Su 179449 55&up 6Classes $132 5/14 M Wheaton Indoor Tennis 185155 55&up 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 185151 55&up 6Classes $108 3/19 M 185157 55&up 6Classes $108 3/19 M 185153 55&up 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 185149 55&up 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 185154 55&up 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 185150 55&up 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 185156 55&up 6Classes $108 5/13 Su 185152 55&up 6Classes $108 5/14 M 185158 55&up 6Classes $108 5/14 M 2:00-3:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 11:00am-Noon 11:00am-Noon 6:00-7:00pm 11:00am-Noon 11:00am-Noon 2:00-3:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 9:00-10:00am 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 3:00-4:00pm 10:00-11:00am 3:00-4:00pm 10:00-11:00am 9:00-10:00am 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Beginner, Senior Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 183100 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/20 Tu 183099 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/22 Th 183102 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 183152 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 183150 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/8 Tu 183149 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/10 Th 183151 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 183153 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa Wheaton Indoor Tennis 183108 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 3/19 M 183107 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 187862 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa 187861 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 5/14 M � First Intermediate, Teen 4:00-5:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 4:00-5:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 180013 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/19 M 180016 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/20 Tu 181301 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/23 F 180600 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/8 Tu 181302 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/11 F 180038 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/14 M Wheaton Indoor Tennis 180017 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/18 Su 180019 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/23 F 187902 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/11 F 187901 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/13 Su Thisclasswillbetaughtinfourlanguages(English,Spanish,German&French)atWheatonIndoorTennis.Seep.142fordetails. 141 � First Intermediate, Adult Indoor Tennis Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 180002 18&up 6Classes $132 3/18 Su Noon-1:00pm 180000 18&up 6Classes $132 3/20 Tu 6:00-7:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 179999 18&up 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 180003 18&up 6Classes $132 3/24 Sa 9:00-10:00am 180005 18&up 6Classes $132 5/8 Tu 6:00-7:00pm 180001 18&up 6Classes $132 5/10 Th 11:00am-Noon 180004 18&up 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 9:00-10:00am 2:00-3:00pm 181750 18&up 6Classes $132 5/12 Sa 181450 18&up 6Classes $132 5/13 Su Noon-1:00pm Wheaton Indoor Tennis 180006 18&up 6Classes $108 3/18 Su Noon-1:00pm 180007 18&up 6Classes $108 3/19 M 11:00am-Noon 8:00-9:00pm 180008 18&up 6Classes $108 3/20 Tu 180009 18&up 6Classes $108 3/22 Th 8:00-9:00pm 180010 18&up 6Classes $108 3/23 F 10:00-11:00am 11:00am-Noon 187910 18&up 6Classes $108 3/24 Sa 187907 18&up 6Classes $108 5/8 Tu 8:00-9:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 187908 18&up 6Classes $108 5/10 Th 187909 18&up 6Classes $108 5/11 F 10:00-11:00am 180011 18&up 6Classes $108 5/12 Sa 11:00am-Noon 187905 18&up 6Classes $108 5/13 Su Noon-1:00pm 187906 18&up 6Classes $108 5/14 M 11:00am-Noon Second Intermediate Tennis Studentswilllearnhowtohitgroundstrokes,lobs, volleys,serves,servicereturnsandoverheads,and rallyfromthebaselineforatotalof10minutes. � Second Intermediate, Pre-Teen Sa 10:00-11:00am Sa 1:00-2:00pm Sa 4:00-5:00pm Sa 10:00-11:00am Sa 1:00-2:00pm Sa 4:00-5:00pm Su 3:00-4:00pm W 5:00-6:00pm W 5:00-6:00pm Su 3:00-4:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 181649 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 181650 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 181652 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 3/24 181651 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 181653 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 182651 9-12yrs 6Classes $132 5/12 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187899 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 3/18 187863 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 3/21 187864 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 5/9 187900 9-12yrs 6Classes $108 5/13 � Second Intermediate, Teen M Th F Th F M 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Intermediate, Senior Designedforadults55andolderwhohaveplayedtennisandtakensomelessonsinthepast,andwantto getbackintothegameorbrushup.InIntermediate Tennis,you'llcontinuetoworkonstrokedevelopment,andlearnspecialtyshotslikelobs,dropshots, slices,topspins,kickandflatserves.You'llalsolearn whenandwheretouseeachstroke,howtoplaystrategictennis,andworkonconsistency. Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187921 55&up 6Classes 187917 55&up 6Classes 187919 55&up 6Classes 187923 55&up 6Classes 187949 55&up 6Classes 187920 55&up 6Classes 187924 55&up 6Classes 187950 55&up 6Classes 187922 55&up 6Classes 187918 55&up 6Classes $108 $108 $108 $108 $108 $108 $108 $108 $108 $108 3/18 3/19 3/20 3/21 3/23 5/8 5/9 5/11 5/13 5/14 Su M Tu W F Tu W F Su M 9:00-10:00am 3:00-4:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 2:00-3:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 9:00-10:00am 3:00-4:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 180033 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/19 180035 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/22 181299 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 3/23 180037 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/10 181300 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/11 180034 13-17yrs 6Classes $132 5/14 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 180031 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/19 187904 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 3/24 180032 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/12 187903 13-17yrs 6Classes $108 5/14 � M 6:00-7:00pm Sa Noon-1:00pm Sa Noon-1:00pm M 6:00-7:00pm Second Intermediate, Adult Su 1:00pm-2:00pm W Noon-1:00pm Th 7:00-8:00pm F 7:00-8:00pm Sa 9:00-10:00am W Noon-1:00pm Th 7:00-8:00pm F 7:00-8:00pm Sa 9:00-10:00am Su 1:00pm-2:00pm Su M W W Sa W W Sa Su M 4:00-5:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 9:00-10:00am 2:00-3:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 9:00-10:00am 2:00-3:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 7:00-8:00pm �T�n�is, �ny�n�? LookforalittleblueglobesymbolandbluetypeontheseTennis pages--thismarksaclassthatwillbetaughtinfourdifferent languages at the Wheaton Indoor Tennis facility: ENGLISH GERMAN SPANISH FRENCH Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 180025 18&up 6Classes $132 3/18 180023 18&up 6Classes $132 3/21 180022 18&up 6Classes $132 3/22 180024 18&up 6Classes $132 3/23 180026 18&up 6Classes $132 3/24 180749 18&up 6Classes $132 5/9 180550 18&up 6Classes $132 5/10 181303 18&up 6Classes $132 5/11 181601 18&up 6Classes $132 5/12 181499 18&up 6Classes $132 5/13 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 180029 18&up 6Classes $108 3/18 187915 18&up 6Classes $108 3/19 180027 18&up 6Classes $108 3/21 180030 18&up 6Classes $108 3/21 187912 18&up 6Classes $108 3/24 187911 18&up 6Classes $108 5/9 187914 18&up 6Classes $108 5/9 180028 18&up 6Classes $108 5/12 187913 18&up 6Classes $108 5/13 187916 18&up 6Classes $108 5/14 IfEnglishisn'tyourfirstlanguageandyou'dliketolearnorimprove yourtennisgame,signupforoneofthesemultiple-languagelesson timesandhaveaball!Alsogreatforpeoplewhoplaytennisand wouldliketobrushupontheirskillsinoneoftheselanguages. 142 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org Advanced Tennis Learnnewstrategiestowinpoints,gamesandmatchesagainstavarietyofplayers,aswellaspositioning andshotplacement.We'llworkonclosingpoints, matchplaysituationanalysis,andmentaltoughness training,too.Pleasehaveathoroughunderstandingof tennis,includingoffensiveanddefensiveshots. � Advanced, Youth 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 182658 5-8yrs 6Classes $144 3/24 Sa 182659 5-8yrs 6Classes $144 5/12 Sa � Advanced, Pre-Teen Sa 1:00-2:00pm Sa 1:00-2:00pm Tu 4:00-5:00pm Th 4:00-5:00pm Tu 4:00-5:00pm Th 4:00-5:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179161 9-12yrs 6Classes $144 3/24 181699 9-12yrs 6Classes $144 5/12 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 183749 9-12yrs 6Classes $120 3/20 183752 9-12yrs 6Classes $120 3/22 183750 9-12yrs 6Classes $120 5/8 183751 9-12yrs 6Classes $120 5/10 � 183707 183709 183711 183713 183699 183701 183710 183712 183714 183700 183702 183704 183716 183706 183708 Advanced, Adult Wheaton Indoor Tennis (cont.) 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 18&up 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes 6Classes $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 3/19 3/20 3/21 3/21 3/23 3/24 5/8 5/9 5/9 5/11 5/12 5/13 5/13 5/14 5/14 M Tu W W F Sa Tu W W F Sa Su Su M M 7:00-8:00pm 11:00am-Noon 11:00am-Noon 7:00-8:00pm 11:00am-Noon 1:00-2:00pm 11:00am-Noon 11:00am-Noon 7:00-8:00pm 11:00am-Noon 1:00-2:00pm 10:00-11:00am 5:00-6:00pm 10:00-11:00am 7:00-8:00pm Cardio Tennis Thisfungrouptennisactivitygivesplayersofall abilitiesanultimate,high-energyworkout,withwarmup,cardioworkoutandcool-downphases.Looking foragreatnewwaytoburncaloriesandgetinshape? Cardio Tennis is it! Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179212 18&up 6Classes $144 3/18 179215 18&up 6Classes $144 3/18 179208 18&up 6Classes $144 3/21 179209 18&up 6Classes $144 3/22 179214 18&up 6Classes $144 3/24 179217 18&up 6Classes $144 3/24 180799 18&up 6Classes $144 5/9 180499 18&up 6Classes $144 5/10 179216 18&up 6Classes $144 5/12 179218 18&up 6Classes $144 5/12 179213 18&up 6Classes $144 5/13 179219 18&up 6Classes $144 5/13 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 186805 18&up 6Classes $120 3/18 186807 18&up 6Classes $120 3/19 186809 18&up 6Classes $120 3/20 186811 18&up 6Classes $120 3/20 186813 18&up 6Classes $120 3/21 186799 18&up 6Classes $120 3/22 186801 18&up 6Classes $120 3/24 186803 18 & up 6 Classes $120 3/24 186810 18&up 6Classes $120 5/8 186812 18&up 6Classes $120 5/8 186814 18&up 6Classes $120 5/9 186800 18&up 6Classes $120 5/10 186802 18&up 6Classes $120 5/12 186804 18 & up 6 Classes $120 5/12 186806 18&up 6Classes $120 5/13 186808 18&up 6Classes $120 5/14 Su 2:00-3:00pm Su 3:00-4:00pm W 1:00-2:00pm Th Noon-1:00pm Sa 10:00-11:00am Sa 3:00-4:00pm W 1:00-2:00pm Th Noon-1:00pm Sa 10:00-11:00am Sa 3:00-4:00pm Su 2:00-3:00pm Su 3:00-4:00pm Su M Tu Tu W Th Sa Sa Tu Tu W Th Sa Sa Su M 1:00-2:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 9:00-10:00am 7:00-8:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 9:00-10:00am 9:00-10:00am 3:00- 4:00pm 9:00-10:00am 7:00-8:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 9:00-10:00am 9:00-10:00am 3:00- 4:00pm 1:00-2:00pm 8:00-9:00pm Indoor Tennis Advanced, Teen Tu 6:00-7:00pm W 6:00-7:00pm Sa Noon-1:00pm Tu 6:00-7:00pm W 6:00-7:00pm Sa Noon-1:00pm Su Tu Th Tu Th Su 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm 5:00-6:00pm Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179165 13-17yrs 6Classes $144 3/20 179170 13-17yrs 6Classes $144 3/21 179171 13-17yrs 6Classes $144 3/24 180649 13-17yrs 6Classes $144 5/8 181399 13-17yrs 6Classes $144 5/9 179172 13-17yrs 6Classes $144 5/12 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 183810 13-17yrs 6Classes $120 3/18 183813 13-17yrs 6Classes $120 3/20 183812 13-17yrs 6Classes $120 3/22 183814 13-17yrs 6Classes $120 5/8 183815 13-17yrs 6Classes $120 5/10 183811 13-17yrs 6Classes $120 5/13 � Advanced, Adult Prerequisite: Mastery of Intermediate level skills Advancedplayerswilllearnoffensiveanddefensive strategies,andhowtozeroinonpositioningand shotplacement.We'llpayspecialattentiontoclosing (ending)points,analysisofmatchplaysituations,and introduceyoutomentaltoughnesstraining. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179151 18&up 6Classes $144 3/22 179153 18&up 6Classes $144 3/22 179149 18&up 6Classes $144 3/23 181349 18&up 6Classes $144 3/23 179150 18&up 6Classes $144 3/24 179154 18&up 6Classes $144 5/10 180549 18&up 6Classes $144 5/10 181350 18&up 6Classes $144 5/11 181351 18&up 6Classes $144 5/11 181654 18&up 6Classes $144 5/12 Wheaton Indoor Tennis 183703 18&up 6Classes $120 3/18 183715 18&up 6Classes $120 3/18 183705 18&up 6Classes $120 3/19 Th 6:00-7:00pm Th 1:00-2:00pm F 7:00-8:00pm F 8:00-9:00pm Sa 11:00am-Noon Th 1:00-2:00pm Th 6:00-7:00pm F 8:00-9:00pm F 7:00-8:00pm Sa 11:00am-Noon Su 10:00-11:00am Su 5:00-6:00pm M 10:00-11:00am Thisclasswillbetaughtinfourlanguages(English,Spanish,German&French)atWheatonIndoorTennis.Seep.142fordetails. 143 Matchplay Tennis Prerequisite: Instructor review of student's level of play Warmupanddoublesdrillsfirst15-20minutes,thenplayoutpointsindoublesmatches.Instructorwillgivetips onshotplacementanddoublesstrategyspecifictoeachplayerduringeachmatch. ForMatchplayTennisat Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center inCabinJohn,callEricZatmanat301-765-8650. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 179258 18&up 6Classes $144 3/19 M 179261 18&up 6Classes $144 3/19 M 179259 18&up 6Classes $144 3/20 Tu 179260 18&up 6Classes $144 3/21 W 179272 18&up 6Classes $144 3/21 W 179265 18&up 6Classes $144 3/23 F 179266 18&up 6Classes $144 3/23 F 179263 18&up 6Classes $144 5/8 Tu 179264 18&up 6Classes $144 5/9 W 181400 18&up 6Classes $144 5/9 W 179268 18&up 6Classes $144 5/11 F 179270 18&up 6Classes $144 5/11 F 179262 18&up 6Classes $144 5/14 M 179271 18&up 6Classes $144 5/14 M 8:00-9:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 6:00-7:00pm 7:00-8:00pm 8:00-9:00pm 7:00-8:00pm At Wheaton Indoor Tennis, emailJustin.Reid@ MontgomeryParks.orgorcall301-905-3030. Wheaton Indoor Tennis 187255 18&up 6Classes 187257 18&up 6Classes 187259 18&up 6Classes 187261 18&up 6Classes 187249 18&up 6Classes 187251 18&up 6Classes 187253 18&up 6Classes 187258 18&up 6Classes 187260 18&up 6Classes 187262 18&up 6Classes 187250 18&up 6Classes 187252 18&up 6Classes 187254 18&up 6Classes 187256 18&up 6Classes $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 $120 3/19 3/20 3/20 3/21 3/22 3/22 3/24 5/8 5/8 5/9 5/10 5/10 5/12 5/14 M 8:00-9:00pm Tu 10:00-11:00am Tu 7:00-8:00pm W 8:00-9:00pm Th 7:00-8:00pm Th 8:00-9:00pm Sa 3:00-4:00pm Tu 10:00-11:00am Tu 7:00-8:00pm W 8:00-9:00pm Th 7:00-8:00pm Th 8:00-9:00pm Sa 3:00-4:00pm M 8:00-9:00pm Indoor/Outdoor Tennis Cabin John regional Park 10610 Westlake Drive rockville, MD 20852 Norwood Local Park 4700 Norwood road Bethesda, MD 20815 Olney Manor recreational Park 16601 Georgia Avenue Olney, MD 20832 Outdoor Tennis Court Locations South Germantown recreational Park 18056 Central Park Circle Boyds, MD 20841 Wheaton regional Park 11717 Orebaugh Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902 In case of inclement weather on your outdoor Lesson days, please call us at 301-765-8650. This wonderful new tennis programwillchangetheway kids 10 and under learn and playtennisfromhereonout. Basketball,soccerandbaseballall modifytheirfieldsandequipment tofityoungerplayers.Butwhenit comestotennis,weaskchildren toplayonadult-sizedcourtswith hard,high-flyingballsandadultsizedracquets.10andUnder TennisusestheQuickStartplay formatandscaleseverythingto kid-size,makingtennismorefun rightfromthebeginning. The classes listed here are held outdoors;forindoor10andUnder Tennisclasses,seepage139.Visit www.10andUnderTennis.comfor moreinformation,andsignup todayatwww.ParkPASS.org! Ages 4-6 Cabin John Regional Park 182706 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 184200 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 184199 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 184249 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th Norwood Local Park 185951 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/3 Th Olney Manor Recreational Park 179373 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 184252 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 182707 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 184253 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th South Germantown Recreational Park 185502 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 185504 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 185563 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/5 Sa 185503 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 185505 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th Wheaton Regional Park 182708 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 184250 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 182709 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 184251 4-6yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 9:00-10:00am 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm See next page for Outdoor USTA Tennis for ages 7-10. 144 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks MontgomeryParks.org (cont.) Ages 7-10 Cabin John Regional Park 184398 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 184548 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm 184470 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 184549 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm Norwood Local Park 185949 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M 5:00-6:00pm 185950 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/3 Th 5:00-6:00pm Olney Manor Recreational Park 184299 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 184350 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm 184349 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 184351 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm South Germantown Recreational Park 185550 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 185554 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm 185565 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/5 Sa 10:00-11:00am 185553 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 185555 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm Wheaton Regional Park 184354 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 184352 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm 184355 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 5:00-6:00pm 184353 7-10yrs 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 5:00-6:00pm Parents,bringyourkidstoa10 and Under Tennis Play Day!Theserally-basedevents allowkids10andundertoexperiencethe funoftennisinalow-keycompetitionand non-threatening atmosphere. With appropriately sizedequipmentandcourts,kidscanbuildconfidence, make friends, improve their skills, get activeandhavefun!Notennisexperienceneeded; racquetsprovidedforkidswhoneedthem.Snacks andstickersforeveryone,too!Eventsareweather dependent. All Play Days are held on Saturdays, from 1-3pm. $5 per child per Play Day. Register onlineatwww.ParkPASS.orgtoday! Cabin John Regional Park 179374 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/14 179375 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/21 184099 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/28 184149 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/5 184150 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/12 184151 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/19 Olney Manor Recreational Park 184101 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/14 184152 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/21 184153 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/28 184154 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/5 184155 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/12 184156 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/19 Wheaton Regional Park 184103 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/14 184157 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/21 184158 4-10yrs 1Class $5 4/28 184159 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/5 184160 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/12 184161 4-10yrs 1Class $5 5/19 Outdoor Tennis Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa Sa 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm 1:00-3:00pm Let us design a custom tennis class for your homeschoolers! Call us at Wheaton Indoor Tennis orPaulineBetzAddieTennisCenterinBethesda,and we'llworktogethertocreateacustomclassjustforyou. Tennisisexcellentcardiovascularexercise,promotes goodhand-eyecoordination,balanceandstrength,and kids loveit.contact Justin.Reid@MontgomeryParks. org(WheatonTennis,301-905-3030)orJohn.Metzger@ MontgomeryParks.org(PaulineBetzAddie,301-765-8650). BrowsetheeGuideatwww.MontgomeryParks.org/Guide,andregisterforParksclassesatwww.ParkPASS.org 145 Ifyou'veneverplayedtennis,thisisthecoursefor you!You'lllearnwarm-upexercises,howtoproperly griparacquet,basicstroketechnique,andcourtetiquette.Pleasebringyourownracquet/s,waterand appropriatefootwear. Cabin John Regional Park 179351 13&up 6Classes $90 179352 13&up 6Classes $90 182804 13&up 6Classes $90 182803 13&up 6Classes $90 182807 13&up 6Classes $90 182805 13&up 6Classes $90 4/30 4/30 5/1 5/21 5/21 5/22 M&W 9:00-10:00am M&W 6:00-7:00pm Tu&Th 9:00-10:00am M&W 9:00-10:00am M&W 6:00-7:00pm Tu&Th 9:00-10:00am Beginner, Teens & Adults (Outdoor) Intermediate, Adult (Outdoor) Continueyourtenniseducation!You'lllearnspecific shots(lobs,dropshots,slices,topspins,andkickand flatserves),andworkonconsistencyandstrategy. Norwood Local Park 186050 18&up 6Classes 186052 18&up 6Classes 186051 18&up 6Classes 186100 18&up 6Classes $90 $90 $90 $90 4/29 4/30 5/4 5/4 Su 2:00-3:00pm M 6:00-7:00pm F 10:00-11:00am F 11:00am-Noon Teen Matchplay (Outdoor) Olney Manor Recreational Park 179355 13&up 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 6:00-7:00pm 182809 13&up 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 6:00-7:00pm Designedformiddle-tohighschoolplayers.The instructorwillworkwithstudentsontennisstrategy, footwork,stroketechniqueandoverallfitness. Norwood Local Park 185749 12-17yrs 6Classes 185750 12-17yrs 6Classes 185999 12-17yrs 6Classes 186000 12-17yrs 6Classes 186099 12-17yrs 6Classes $90 $90 $90 $90 $90 4/30 4/30 5/4 5/4 5/5 M 3:00-4:00pm M 4:00-5:00pm F 4:00-5:00pm F 3:00-4:00pm Sa 11:00am-Noon Outdoor Tennis South Germantown Recreational Park 185557 13&up 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 6:00-7:00pm 185567 13&up 6Classes $90 5/5 Sa 11:00am-Noon 185558 13&up 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 6:00-7:00pm Wheaton Regional Park 179357 13&up 6Classes $90 4/30 M&W 182812 13&up 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Beginner, Adult (Outdoor) Forplayersofalllevels(beginner,intermediate,advanced).Thisisanaerobicactivitywhichincludes serves,volleysandoveralltennisstrategy. Cabin John Regional Park 184749 18&up 6Classes 184751 18&up 6Classes 184750 18&up 6Classes 184752 18&up 6Classes Norwood Local Park 185900 18&up 6Classes 185605 18&up 6Classes 185901 18&up 6Classes 185899 18&up 6Classes $90 $90 $90 $90 $90 $90 $90 $90 4/30 5/1 5/21 5/22 4/29 4/30 5/3 5/5 4/30 5/1 5/21 5/22 M&W7:00-8:00pm Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm M&W7:00-8:00pm Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm Su 3:00-4:00pm M 10:00-11:00am Th Noon-1:00pm Sa 10:00-11:00am M&W7:00-8:00pm Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm M&W7:00-8:00pm Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm Cardio Tennis (Outdoor) This adult beginner class is a great way to get started intennis,orgetbackintothegameifit'sbeenawhile sinceyou'veswungaracquet.Yourinstructorwillgo overpropergrips,basicstroketechnique,andcourt etiquette. Norwood Local Park 185953 18&up 6Classes $90 4/29 Su 185649 18&up 6Classes $90 4/30 M 185952 18&up 6Classes $90 5/3 Th 1:00-2:00pm 11:00am-Noon 6:00-7:00pm OuTDOOR LESSON FYIs Please bring your ownracquets, water,andappropriatefootwear. Classes that are cancelled due to inclement weather willbemadeupon Fridaysatthesame scheduledtime. Questions?Callus at Pauline Betz AddieTennisCenter, 301-765-8650. Students in Intermediate tennis classes should understandhowtennisisplayed,knowwhenandwhereto hitwhichstroke,howtokeepscore,andthedifferencebetweendoublesandsingles.You'lllearnservice returnsandapproachshots.Pleasebringyourown rackets,waterandappropriatefootwear. Cabin John Regional Park 179363 13&up 6Classes $90 179365 13&up 6Classes $90 179369 13&up 6Classes $90 179364 13&up 6Classes $90 179366 13&up 6Classes $90 184599 13&up 6Classes $90 4/30 5/1 5/1 5/21 5/22 5/22 M&W 10:00-11:00am Tu&Th10:00-11:00am Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm M&W 10:00-11:00am Tu&Th10:00-11:00am Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm Intermediate, Teens/Adult (Outdoor) Olney Manor Recreational Park 184757 18&up 6Classes $90 184759 18&up 6Classes $90 184758 18&up 6Classes $90 184760 18&up 6Classes $90 South Germantown Recreational Park 185562 18&up 6Classes $90 5/21 M&W7:00-8:00pm 185561 18&up 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm Wheaton Regional Park 184753 18&up 6Classes 184755 18&up 6Classes 184754 18&up 6Classes 184756 18&up 6Classes $90 $90 $90 $90 4/30 5/1 5/21 5/22 M&W7:00-8:00pm Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm M&W7:00-8:00pm Tu&Th7:00-8:00pm Olney Manor Recreational Park 179368 13&up 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm 184601 13&up 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm South Germantown Recreational Park 185559 13&up 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm 185568 13&up 6Classes $90 5/5 Sa 12:00-1:00pm 185560 13&up 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm Wheaton Regional Park 179370 13&up 6Classes $90 5/1 Tu&Th 184600 13&up 6Classes $90 5/22 Tu&Th 6:00-7:00pm 6:00-7:00pm Doubles Strategy (Outdoor) Thiscourseisdesignedforcurrentdoublespartners. Learn doubles fundamentals and strategies for stroke selectionandplacement,pointscoring,andmore. Norwood Local Park 186150 18&up 6Classes $90 5/3 Th 11:00am-Noon 146 BecomeaFanofMontgomeryParksonFacebook,andfollowusonTwitterathttp://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks Park Activity Buildings Choose one of our convenient, affordable and fun locations Enjoy the company of family and friends surrounded by parkland, playgrounds, athletic fields and other popular amenities. Take advantage of unique buildings featuring kitchens, restrooms and comfortable indoor space for 40-180 people. Online reservations can be made 24/7 Find a location near you! Partythe in Parks! Planning a birthday party, reunion, graduation party or event for your family? niversaries|birthday par ties | family reunions | meetings | e | convenient locations | a|graduation | birthday parties nions | meetings | affordable | birthday parties onvenient l m parties | birthday parties | family reunions | meetings | onvenient locations | graduation parties| birthday parties | ons | affordable rates | convenient locations | anniversaries ties | family reunions | meetings | affordable | convenien www.ParkPermits.org | 301-495-2525 Black History Month Celebrations Josiah Henson Special Park 11420 Old Georgetown Road North Bethesda, MD 20852 * Saturday Guided Tours, "A Walk in Father Henson's Footsteps" February 4, 11, 18 & 25 FREE, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Retrace the footsteps of Reverend Josiah Henson from his enslavement to escape on the Underground Railroad to freedom in Canada. Walk the grounds where Henson toiled as a slave on the Isaac Riley plantation. Last tour begins at 3:30 pm. "Lyrical Rhythms: The Sounds of Freedom" Live Spoken Word Poetry Event February 25 FREE, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Create your own "sounds of freedom" in the form of original poetry. Come prepared to share your poetry. Reception with light refreshments immediately follows. Details are online at HistoryintheParks.org Books for Sale Copies of Reverend Henson's autobiography and the new children's book, Working for Freedom: The Story of Josiah Henson, will be available for purchase each Saturday. Opening Day Celebrations Oakley Cabin African American Museum & Park 3610 Brookeville Road Olney, MD 20832 Guided Cabin Tours and "Songs of the South" Saturday April 14 FREE, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Join us at Oakley Cabin as the season begins with a special 19th-century musical program. Explore an archaeology dig with Parks archaeologists. Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park 16501 Norwood Road Sandy Spring, MD 20860 Special Night Hike on the Underground Railroad Experience Trail: "Voices of the Underground Railroad" Saturday April 14 7:00 pm � 9:00 pm Register at ParkPass.org $5 per person | Course # 192899 Journey back to the 1800s during this special night hike and meet persons of the past. Registration required. Tickets NOT available onsite. Josiah Henson Special Park 11420 Old Georgetown Road North Bethesda, MD 20852 * "A Walk in Father Henson's Footsteps" Guided Tours Sunday April 15 FREE, 12:00 pm � 4:00 pm Montgomery County Heritage Days Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park 16501Norwood Road Sandy Spring, MD 20860 Underground Railroad Experience Trail Guided Hikes Saturday, June 23 FREE, 10:00 am, 11:00 am & 12 :00 pm Oakley Cabin African American Museum & Park 3610 Brookeville Road Olney, MD 20832 - Guided Tours - Living History Demonstrations - Crafts & Activities for children Saturday, June 23 FREE, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Josiah Henson Special Park 11420 Old Georgetown Road North Bethesda, MD 20852 * Guided Tours, "A Walk in Father Henson's Footsteps" Sunday, June 24 FREE, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Last tour begins at 3:30 pm. * Parking for Henson Special Park is available ONLY at the Shriver Aquatic Center 5900 Executive Blvd. North Bethesda 20852 ArchaeologyDay Ongoing Activities Underground Railroad Experience Guided Trail Hikes Woodlawn Manor Cultural Park 16501 Norwood Road, Sandy Spring, MD 20860 Saturdays | April 7 � November 3 FREE, 10:00 am � 12:00 pm Hikers learn about various techniqes that "freedom seekers" used to elude trackers, find food, and navigate their way North to freedom. Dig into the past! at Needwood Mansion 6700 Needwood Road, Derwood, MD 20855 Saturday, May 5 | 10:00 am � 3:00 pm $8 per person/$15 family (cash only) Bring a bag lunch & digging clothes! Oakley Cabin Guided Tours Oakley Cabin African American Museum & Park 3610 Brookeville Road, Olney, MD 20832 Second and Fourth Saturdays April 14 - November 3 FREE, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm Enjoy tours of the historic cabin and learn about the African American experience after the Civil War. Tours of the Mansion Storytelling Old-time Games Crafts SPONSORED BY The Archaeology Society of Maryland, Mid-Potomac Chapter and the M-NCPPC, Department of Parks, Montgomery County Become a part of history! If you're interested in African American history and enjoy interacting with the public, consider becoming a trained volunteer tour guide. Visit our website for more information. Volunteer opportunities meet requirements for SSL hours. Archaeology Camps for Children! June 25 � July 27 Get a hands-on introduction to archaeology in these 5-day camps. Work side-by-side with Park Archaeologists on a real archaeological site. Registration required. Visit us online for more information. 301-840-5848 ParksArchaeology.org 149 How to register for a BEFORE YOu REGISTER Montgomery Parks Course or Program PAYMENT INFORMATION �Fullpaymentmustbemadeattimeofregistration. �VISAorMasterCardisacceptedinpersonatParkPASS �MakechecksandmoneyorderspayabletoM-NCPPC. � Visitwww.ParkPASS.orgtosetupaParkPASSaccountifyou don'talreadyhaveone.TheParkPASSonlinesystemisthe easiest,quickest,mostsecurewaytoregisterforMontgomery Parksclassesandprogram. �Pleaseallowuptotwo(2)businessdaysforyournewaccount toactivateandreceivetheParkPASSemailwithyournewLogin ID/CustomerNumberandAccountPIN. �WithaParkPASSaccount,youcanviewandsignupfor coursesandspecialprograms,makepayments,andviewyour courseregistration/s. �RegistrationforMontgomeryParksclassesisopento MontgomeryCountyresidentsonthefirstdayofanygiven registrationperiod,thenopentoallthefollowingday. facilities,byphone(301-670-6858),oronlineatParkPASS.org. Checksandmoneyordersmustincludename,address, homeandworkphonenumbers,driver'slicensenumber, andparticipant'sfullname.A$35feewillbechargedforall returnedchecks. �Afeereductionprogramisavailableforeligible MontgomeryCountyresidents.Pleasevisitwww.ParkPASS. orgfortheapplicationformandmoreinformation. ParkPASSfacilitytoregisterandpayforcoursesinperson. AnyfundspaidtoyourParkPASSaccountwillbeavailableto usethenexttimeyoucallorlogontoParkPASStoregister. MontgomeryParksusesthelatestpaymentsecurity methods.Collectionandretentionofcustomerinformation isconfidential.Wedonotsell,share,give,transferorrent personalinformationtothirdparties. READY TO REGISTER? � Online:Register24hoursaday,sevendaysaweekat �Remember,youcanstopbyanyMontgomeryParks www.ParkPASS.org,beginningat12:01a.m.thefirstday ofregistration.HaveyourLoginID/CustomerNumberand AccountPINonhand. person: Completethe"PARKS"sectionoftheregistration forminthisGuide,takeittoanyParkPASSfacility,andwe'llhelp yougetregistered.Seethe"MontgomeryParksDirectory"in thisGuideforParkPASSlocations. phone: CalltheParkPASSautomatedphoneregistration systemat301-670-6858,andfollowtheprompts.Phone registrationisavailable24hoursaday,beginningat12:01 a.m.thefirstdayofregistration.HaveyourParkPASSLogin ID/CustomerNumber,AccountPINforeachpersonyouwish toregister,andParkPASScoursenumbersonhand.Phone registrationisnotavailableforallprograms. �Beassuredthatyouraccountinformationissecure. � In � By MONTGOMERY PARKS REFuND POLICY �IfMontgomeryParkscancelsacourse,youwillbenotified andreceiveafullcreditonyourParkPASSaccount;or,atyour request,afullrefund. �InordertowithdrawfromaMontgomeryParkscourse, � By mail:Completethegreen"PARKS"sectionoftheregistrationforminthisGuide,andmailitwithpaymenttothefacility hostingthecourseyou'dliketotake.Pleasenote:Mailisthe leastreliablemethodofregistration--itdoesnotguaranteea spotinthecourseyouwant.CallthehostingfacilityorParkPASS HelpDesktocheckavailabilitybeforemailingyourform. submitawritten(letteroremail)requesttothefacilityhostingthecourse.Ifyourwrittenrequestisreceivedatleastfive businessdaysbeforethecoursebegins,youmaychooseto receiveafullcreditforthecourseonyourParkPASSaccount, orarefundlessa20%administrativefee.Forcourseswith feesoflessthan$10,youwillreceiveacreditonyourParkPASSaccount;norefundswillbegiven. daysbeforethestartofacourse,norefundorcreditwillbe givenforthatcourse.Nocreditorrefundisissuedafterthe secondclassinaserieshasmet. �Ifyourwrittenwithdrawalrequestisreceivedlessthanfive QuESTIONS? pleasecallthefacilityofferingthecourse.Seethe"Montgomery ParksDirectory"inthisGuideforParkPASSlocations.Ifyou haveaquestionabouttheParkPASSsystemoryouraccount, calltheHelpDeskat301-495-2580(M-F,10am-2pm),oremail MCP-ParkPASSHelp@MontgomeryParks.org. �Ifyouhaveaquestionaboutaspecificcourseorprogram, � No refunds or credits will be issued for classes missed by the participant.Norefundrequestswillbeconsideredafterthe lastscheduleddateofacourse. payerinthesameform(check orcharge)asthepaymentthat wasreceived.Pleaseallow 3-4weekstoreceiveacheck refund.Creditcardrefunds cantakefrom5-7daysto appearonyouraccount, dependingonyourbank/credit cardcompany. � All refunds will be issued to the REGISTRATION CONFIRMATION � Ifyouregisteronline,it'sagoodideatoprintoutyour ParkPASSregistrationconfirmation.Itoftencontains importantdetailsaboutyourcoursenotfoundelsewhere (e.g.directionstooff-siteprograms,equipmentlists,etc.). Noconfirmationlettersaremailed.Youmayalsocallthefacilityhostingyourcoursetoconfirmyourregistration.Seethe "MontgomeryParksDirectory"inthisGuideforfacilityinfo. ForParks Su M M E R C AM P Registration Info, seepage16 4 �Someactivitieshavedifferentrefund/ withdrawalpolicieswhichmaysupersedethisstandardpolicy. 150 in Montgomery 2012 TABLE OF CONTENTS HELPFuL INFORMATION � Campsandprogramsareorganized firstbytheirDURATION or LENGTH(i.e. 5-day,then4-dayorless).Bothfull-day andpartial-daycampsaregroupedtogether,andarrangedchronologicallyby startdate. Campsandprogramsarethengrouped by their TYPE or SUBJECT/CONTENT: e.g.Golf,IceSkating,InlineSkating, Skateboarding,OutdoorFun,andTennis, thenallourNature,Science&Outdoor AdventureCamps. WithinthecampTYPE sections,camps andprogramsarethenorganizedin chronological order by their START DATE, and then by their AGEgroup(youngest tooldest). Montgomery Parks encourages and supportstheparticipationofindividuals withdisabilities.Inordertomake reasonableaccommodationsbasedon individuals'needsandabilities,please registeratleasttwoweeksinadvance oftheprogramstartdate,andrequest accommodationatthattime. Parks � 5-DayCamps: PageNo. Golf.............................................................................153 IceSkating..........................................................153,154 InlineSkating.............................................................154 Skateboarding...........................................................154 1 OutdoorFun...................................................... 54,155 Tennis..........................................................................155 Nature,Science&OutdoorAdventure...........156-160 4-DayCamps: Nature,Science&OutdoorAdventure........... 60,161 1 OvernightCamps................................................................... 161 FieldStudyforAdults............................................................162 SpringBreakPrograms.........................................................162 ScoutingPrograms.................................................................163 Indexes: CampsbyDATE..........................................................165 CampsbyAGE...................................................166,167 CampsbyLOCATION.................................................168 Registration&RefundInformation.............................164 � � BecomeaFan of Montgomery Parks on PLEASE NOTE TheSummerCampsshownhereareoperatedby Montgomery Parks and are not included in the SummerCampGuideproducedbythe MontgomeryCountyDepartmentofRecreation. You'llcanbrowseanddownloadthis MontgomeryParksSummerCampGuideonline at www.MontgomeryParks.org/GUIDE FollowMontgomeryParkson http://twitter.com/MontgomeryParks 152 MontgomeryParks.org GOLF Putalittle"swing"inyoursummer!Monday-Thursday9am-Noon, we'llworkondrillsattheDrivingRange:chipping,fullswing, bunkerplay,pitchshotsandputting.OnFriday,meetattheDrivingRangeat8:30 amandwe'llgotoanearbygolfcoursetoplay a9-holetournament(Friday'scampwillrun8:30am-1pm).Camp includesproinstruction,videoswinganalysiswithpersonalDVD, golfballs,tees,andadivotrepairtool.Pleasebringasnackand waterbottle. South Germantown Driving Range 175899 8-13yrs 5Classes 176000 8-13yrs 4Classes 176049 8-13yrs 5Classes $175 $160 $175 6/18-6/22 7/2-7/6* 8/20-8/24 M-F 9am-Noon# M,Tu,Th,F 9am-Noon# M-F 9am-Noon# ICE SKATING Summer Fun Ice Skating Camp: Full-Day Joinusatthecoolestcamparound!Thisfull-daycampincludes a30-minuteiceskatinglessonwithaprofessionalskatingcoach, openskatingtimetopracticeyournewskills,artsandcrafts activities,outdoorgames,atennislesson(weatherpermitting), andmuchmore.Skatersaregroupedaccordingtoageandability; beginningtoadvanced(IntrotoFreestyle)skatersarewelcome. Rentalskatesand/ortennisracquetswillbeprovidedifneeded. Pleasebringanon-perishablelunch,snackandwaterbottle. Cabin John Ice Rink 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 5Classes 5Classes 4 Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $300 $300 $240 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 6/18-6/22 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/30-8/3 8/6-8/10 8/13-8/17 8/20-8/24 M-F M-F M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm Beginner/Intermediate Golf Camp * No camp on Wednesday, July 4 #Friday's camp will run 8:30am-1pm Forkidswhowanttotrygolfbutdon'twanttospendallday atit,thisgreatcombocampisa50/50splitthatwillkeepthem interestedalldaylong.They'llspendthemorninglearninggolf withapro,thenletlooseintheafternoonwithgroupactivities liketennis,basketball,archery,andmini-golf.Atthedrivingrange MondaythroughThursday,we'llcoversafety,etiquette,stance, putting,pitchingandchipping.OnFriday,we'llgotoanearbygolf coursetoplayareal9-holeroundofgolf.Golfequipmentprovided,orbringyourown.Eachcamperwillreceiveavideoswing analysiswithapersonalDVD,golfballs,tees,divotrepairtooland at-shirt.Everyafternoonthecamperswillparticipateingroup activitiessuchasatriptoSouthGermantownSplashPlayground andMiniatureGolf,archery,tennisandbasketball.Bringanonperishablelunchandsnack,waterbottle,andsunscreen. South Germantown Driving Range 175949 176050 176055 176056 176057 176058 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 5Classes $325 5Classes $325 5Classes $325 5Classes $325 5Classes $325 5Classes $325 6/25-6/29 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/30-8/3 8/6-8/10 8/13-8/17 M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F Golf & So Much More! 174458 174459 174460 174461 174462 174463 174464 174465 174466 174599 Please print your ParkPASS registration receipt for important camp information. Also, please be sure to complete your Participant Profile form and Medication form (available at ParkPASS.org) and bring or fax it to the rink before camp begins. Extended care available at Cabin John Ice; see below. * No camp Wednesday, July 4 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm Thishalf-dayversionoftheSummerFunIceSkatingCamp includesopenskatingandgamesontheice,a30-minutelesson withaprofessionalskatingcoach,andarts&craftprojector otherfun(non-skating)activityeachday.Skatesand/ortennis racquetsprovidedifneeded. Cabin John Ice Rink 174450 174451 174452 174453 174454 174455 174456 174457 174499 174500 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 5Classes 5Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $195 $195 $155 $195 $195 $195 $195 $195 $195 $195 6/18-6/22 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/30-8/3 8/6-8/10 8/13-8/17 8/20-8/24 M-F M-F M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm 9am-2pm Summer Fun Ice Skating Camp: Half-Day ICE SKATING Ice Hockey Camp Ourhockeycampwillfocusonskating,stickhandlingandoff-ice fitness.Playerswillbeassignedtogroupsaccordingtoskilllevel. Elementsofpowerskating,passingandshooting,andvarious gameswillalsobeincorporatedtomakethisafun-filledweek! ThiscampisdesignedforplayersataBeginnerPlus(learning forwardcrossovers)toIntermediatelevel(passedMiteyMites2 orHockey2andabove).Fullgearrequired.Pleasebringsneakers andworkoutclothesforoff-iceconditioning,andasnackeachday. CabinJohnIceRinkcamperswillreceiveahockeyjersey. Cabin John Ice Rink 173403 6-12yrs 5Classes 173404 6-12yrs 5Classes 173405 6-12yrs 5Classes $265 $265 $265 6/18-6/22 7/23-7/27 8/20-8/24 7/16-7/20 M-F M-F M-F 9:00am-Noon 9:00am-Noon 9:00am-Noon Please print your ParkPASS registration receipt for important camp information. Also, please be sure to complete a Participant Profile form (available at ParkPASS.org) and bring or fax it to the rink before camp begins. * No camp Wednesday, July 4 See next page for... Summer Fun Ice Skating Camp-Extended Care and more great Ice Skating Camps! Wheaton Ice Arena 178303 6-12yrs 5Classes $200 M-F 9:15am-12:15pm Sports Outdoor Fun 153 ICE SKATING Summer Fun Ice Skating Camp-Extended Care Summer Inline Skating Camp 174467 6-12yrs 174474 6-12yrs 174468 6-12yrs 174475 6-12yrs 174469 6-12yrs 174476 6-12yrs 174470 6-12yrs 174477 6-12yrs 174471 6-12yrs 174478 6-12yrs 174472 6-12yrs 174479 6-12yrs 174473 6-12yrs 174480 6-12yrs 174481 6-12yrs 174482 6-12yrs 174699 6-12yrs 174700 6-12yrs 174701 6-12yrs 174702 6-12yrs ExtendedcareisofferedbeforeandaftercampatCabin JohnIce.Individualdays($7)canbepaidforandscheduled inpersonatthefacility.Feeforlatepickupis$1perminute. Extendedcareisforiceskatingcampersonly. Cabin John Ice Rink 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 4Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $35 $35 $35 $35 $30 $30 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 $35 6/18-6/22 6/18-6/22 6/25-6/29 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/23-7/27 7/30-8/3 7/30-8/3 8/6-8/10 8/6-8/10 8/13-8/17 8/13-8/17 8/20-8/24 8/20-8/24 M-F M-F M-F M-F M,Tu,Th,F M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am 5pm-6pm 8am-9am Learnhowtogearup,standup,skate,stop,avoidfallingdown, turn,crossover,skatebackwards,negotiateobstaclesandskate safely.We'llplayskatinggames,andtakeskatingtoursaround thepark,too.Requiredequipment:inlineskates,helmet,knee andelbowpads,wristguards,waterandsnack.Pleaseprintyour ParkPASSconfirmationforimportantdetailsre:cancellations,etc. Olney Manor Skate Park 178399 6-13yrs 5Classes $170 7/30-8/3 M-F 8:30am-Noon Summer Skateboard Camp * No camp or extended care Wednesday, July 4 Figure Skating Camp Prerequisite: Passed Alpha level Thisweekofskatingfunforintermediateskaters(Beta throughFreestyle1levels)includesmusicinterpretation,strength building,on-iceandoff-iceworkouts,andamini-showattheendof eachcampweek. Wheaton Ice Arena 178299 178300 7&up 7&up 5Classes 5Classes $225 $225 6/18-6/22 M-F 8:15am-12:15pm 7/30-8/3 M-F 8:15am-12:15pm 178400 178401 178402 178403 178404 178405 178406 178407 178408 178409 Learnorimproveyourskatingskillsandhavesomextremefun. ProfessionalinstructorsfromAmericanInlineSkatingwillteach beginnerthroughadvancedskatershowtopush,ride,tackturn olly,kickflip,grind,stall,dropinandgetair.Skatersaregrouped byageandability.Requiredequipment:Skateboard,helmet designedforskateboarding,elbowandkneepads,wristguards, waterandsnack.PleaseprintyourParkPASSregistrationconfirmationsforimportantdetailsregardingcancellations,etc. Olney Manor Skate Park 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 6-13yrs 5Classes 5Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $170 $170 $136 $170 $170 $170 $170 $170 $170 $170 6/18-6/22 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/30- 8/3 8/6- 8/10 8/13- 8/17 8/20-8/24 M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M,Tu,Th,F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon M-F 8:30am-Noon * No camp Wednesday, July 4 Comelearnthefundamentalsofthisfast-growing,reallyfunteam sport!Figureskaterswilllearnthefivebasicelementsofsynchronizedskating:circles,blocks,lines,wheels,andintersectionswhile skatingconnected.Allskatersmayperforminamini-exhibitionthe lastdayoftheclinic. Cabin John Ice Rink 173406 178349 Synchronized Skating Clinic Prerequisite: Passed Beta level Outdoor Adventure Camp Wheaton Ice Arena 6&up 6&up 5Classes $195 7/9-7/13 M-F 9am-11:30am 5Classes $195 8/13-8/17 M-F 9:45am-12:15pm Freestyle Camp Designedforintermediateandadvancedskaters,thiscampwill featureon-icetraining,off-iceworkouts,specificjumpandspin instruction,powerskatingdrills,andamini-showattheendof eachcampweek.Bringsneakersforoff-iceworkouts,snack,anda waterbottle. Cabin John Ice Rink 173401 173402 6&up 6&up 5Classes 5Classes $260 $260 7/16-7/20 8/6-8/10 M-F 8:30am-12:30pm M-F 8:30am-12:30pm Prerequisite: Passed Gamma level 172749 172750 172751 172753 172752 Discovertheoutdoorsinthiswildlypopular,high-adventureday camp!Activitiesincludewhitewaterrafting,ziplines,rappelling, aerialobstacleandropescourses,fishing,canoeing,go-carting, lasertag,amusementwaterrides,trap&skeet,andswimming. Activitiesaresubjecttochangedependingontheweather. Cabin John Ice Rink 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 6/25-6/29 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 8/6-8/10 M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm Bring a non-perishable lunch, snack, water bottle and sunscreen each day. Meet in the Cabin John Ice Rink lobby (10610 Westlake Dr., Rockville, 20852) for transportation to and from off-site activities.We'll email all your camp forms and waivers; please make sure your email is current. Bring your completed forms the first day of camp (don't send or bring them in before the first day). Please call 301-495-2527 with questions. 154 Out MontgomeryParks.org EveryonelovesWeek in the Park--it'sourmostpopularcamp!Thisfull-day, five-daycampfeaturesindoortennisandiceskatinglessons,afieldtripto SouthGermantownSplashPlaygroundandMiniatureGolf,naturewalks, miniaturetrainandcarouselrides,andmuchmore.MeetatWheatonIce Arena,andwe'llgofromthereeachday.Wedoawholelotofwalkingand runningaroundinthiscamp,sowearyourmostcomfortablewalkingshoes! Wheaton Ice Arena 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 5Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $245 $196 $245 $245 $245 $245 $245 $245 $245 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/30-8/3 8/6-8/10 8/13-8/17 8/20-8/24 M-F M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 173552 173553 173554 173555 173556 173557 173558 173559 173560 * No camp Wednesday, July 4 TENNIS & Tennis Combos Tennis & Ice Skating Camp Masterthefundamentalsoftwogreatsportsinoneweek!Under thedirectionofaUnitedStatesProfessionalTennisAssociation (USPTA)coach,we'llusefun,interactivegamesontheoutdoor courtsinthemorningtolearntherules,scoring,etiquette,terminologyandtechniquesoftennis.Intheafternoon,we'llmoveinsideto theicerinktolearnbasiciceskatingtechniques--fallingdownand gettingup,marching,swizzles,snowplowstopsandmore--with openskatingsessionsandaprofessionalskatinglessoneachday. Cabin John Regional Park 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 8-13yrs 5Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes $250 $200 $250 $250 6/18-6/22 M-F 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 7/30-8/3 M-F 8/13-8/17 M-F 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm Tennis & So Much More! 172755 172754 172756 172757 172649 172650 172651 172652 There'ssomethingforeveryoneinthiscamp!Forhalfofeachday, we'lllearntennisbasicswithproinstructorsatWheatonIndoor Tennis.Therestofthedaywillbechock-fulloffun,withactivities likeiceskatingatWheatonIceArena,goofingaroundattheSplash PlaygroundinSouthGermantown,miniaturegolf,outdoorgames and"somuchmore." Wheaton Indoor Tennis 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 6-12yrs 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $200 $250 $250 $250 7/2-7/6* 7/16-7/20 7/30-8/3 8/13-8/17 M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm Transportation provided to offsite locations; drop off/pick up campers at Wheaton Indoor Tennis. Please bring a non-perishable lunch and water bottle. Drop campers off at outdoor tennis courts B-2 and B-3 across from Cabin John Ice Rink, and pick up at Cabin John Ice Rink (10610 Westlake Drive, Rockville). We'll email your camp forms and activity waivers; please make sure your email address is current. Bring your completed forms with you on the first day of camp (please don't send or bring them in before the first day). Call 301-495-2527 (instead of the ice rink) with questions. Tennis & Golf Camp Get into the swing of things this summer with tennis andgolfcamp! We'll start our day at Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center learning basic tennisstrokes,rulesandetiquette.Thenwe'llheadoutsideand spendtherestofthedaywithagolfpro,learningbasicslikehowto holdtheclub,putting,shortchipping,golfetiquetteandrules.Golf equipmentprovided,orbringyourown.Sunscreenandhatsrecommended;pleasebringanon-perishablelunchandwaterbottle. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 172399 172599 172600 172601 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $300 $300 $300 $300 6/25-6/29 7/16-7/20 7/30-8/3 8/13-8/17 M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 172602 172603 172604 172605 172549 172550 172551 172552 Doyouhavetherightstufftobeatennischampion?Takeaweekto reallyfocusonthesportinthisfunandchallengingweek-longcamp. Usinggames,personalinstructionanddrills,we'llteachbeginning/ intermediatelevelplayersallthebasics:forehand,backhand,and overheadstrokes,servesandvolleys,footwork,scorekeeping,names andmeaningsofthelines,andmore.Addsomefootworkdrillsand cardioexercise,andyourinnerchampionissuretoemerge!Please bringawaterbottleandnon-perishableluncheachday. Pauline Betz Addie Tennis / Cabin John 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 5-12yrs 5-12yrs 5-12yrs 5-12yrs 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $200 $250 $250 $250 $250 $250 $250 $250 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/23-7/27 8/6-8/10 M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm 9am-4pm Tennis Boot Camp Wheaton Indoor Tennis Drop off/pick up at the Tennis Center (7801 Democracy Blvd., 20817). * No camp on Wednesday, July 4 6/25-6/29 7/9-7/13 7/23-7/27 8/6-8/10 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm door Fun 155 Aweek-longnaturecampforyoungchildren(ages2-5)withtheir parent.We'lllearnaboutthenaturalworldthroughcrafts,stories, andhikes.Youandyourchildwillgofishing,enjoyapontoonboat ride,hikeinthewoods,andusenetsinthemeadowtocatchbutterfliesandinsects.Pleasebringalunchforeachday,andregister thechildonly;nofeeforaccompanyingadult.FOBH$145 Black Hill Visitor Center 176059 176199 2-5yrs 2-5yrs 5Classes 5Classes $150 $150 6/4-6/8 6/11-6/15 M-F M-F 9:30am-1pm 9:30am-1pm Babes in the Park Camp Wings of Wonder Camp Fromhawkstohummingbirds,thisisthecampforkidswholiketo learnaboutbirdsandtheiramazingadaptations.They'llhelptake careofMeadowside'sbirdsofpreyandlearnaboutraptors,findout howtoidentifylocalbirds,takeafieldtriptoseeospreybandingon thePatuxent,followabluebirdtrail,playgames,andmore. Meadowside Nature Center 177249 9-11yrs 5Classes $275 $50 6/18-6/22 M-F 9am-3:30pm Wings of Wonder Camp - Extended Care 177349 9-11yrs 5Classes 6/18-6/22 M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Parent & Child Nature Camp Havesummercampfunwithyourchildasyouexplorenature together!Investigatethewoods,stream,pondandforestedgeto discoverandlearnabouttheamazingplantsandanimalsthatlive here.OnFriday,we'llfinishouttheweekwithafieldtriptohuntfor fossilsharkteethattheChesapeakeBay.OnFridaycampwillrun from 10:30am - 1:30pm;meetatthefieldtripsite. Brookside Nature Center 175099 3-5yrs 5Classes $115 6/4-6/8 *Friday's camp will run 10:30am-1:30pm M-F 9am-Noon* Archaeology Leader Training Workshop for Teens Wee Little Farmers Wanttobecomeanawesomecampcounselor,gethands-on archaeologicalexperienceand earnStudentServiceLearning(SSL) hours?Signupforthisten-dayworkshop!Inthefirstweek,you'll learnthebasicsofarchaeologicalmethods,getCPRtraining,and practicecreatingandplanningcampactivities.Thesecondweek we'lldigintotherealthing!You'llworkwithcampers,andhavean opportunitytoaskquestionsandgetfeedbackinourcounselors' afternoonroundtables.Call301-840-5848formoreinformation. This is a 2-week (10-day) camp. Needwood Mansion 179049 14&up 10Classes $395 6/18-22&6/25-29 M-F Joinusforsomedown-homefunonthefarm! Ourmorningswillbefullofstories,activities, crafts,andrealfarmanimalstovisitwithand pet.MeetattheAgricultural History Farm Park(18400MuncasterRd.,Derwood,20855). Parents will stay with their children throughout thiscamp.Registerthechildonly;nofeeforaccompanyingadult. Hosted by Meadowside Nature Center 8am-4pm 177350 3-5yrs 5Classes $65 6/18-6/22 M-F 9:30am-11:00am *This camp meets at the Ag History Farm, but please direct questions and camp forms to Meadowside Nature Center. YourchildrenwilldelightinexploringBrookside'sbeautifullandscapedgardensastheylearnhowtotraintheirartist'seyeand seekoutnaturalpatterns,shapesandcolor.Withthegardensas ourinspiration,we'llencouragecamperstousedifferentartistic techniquesandmediatocreatetheirownworksofartdepicting nature'sbeauty. Brookside Gardens 178199 178200 6-8yrs 9-11yrs 5Classes 5Classes $150 $150 6/18-6/22 6/18-6/22 M-F M-F Garden Impressionists Inthisbrand-newcamp,yourchildrenwillgetoutdoors,get physicalandgetcreative!HeedingthecallofFirstLadyMichelle Obamaandher"Let'sMove!"Museumsand Gardensnationalinitiative,we'llusemusic andarttoteachchildrenallabouttheliving thingsthatinhabitBrooksideGardens.We'll encouragecamperstomovecreatively, usetheirsenseofsmell,sightandsoundinnewways,and learnnewartandmusicaltechniquesinanaturalsetting. Thechildrenwillcreateworksofart,fashionnature-inspired instruments,andlearntohearthemusicthatnatureplayseveryday intheGardens. Brookside Gardens 178502 178549 6-8yrs 9-11yrs 5Classes 5Classes $275 $275 $50 $50 6/25-6/29 6/25-6/29 6/25-6/29 6/25-6/29 M-F M-F 9am-3:30pm 9am-3:30pm In the Garden with Monet & Mozart 9am-Noon 1pm-3pm 189699 6-8yrs 189700 9-11yrs In the Garden with Monet & Mozart - Extended Care 5Classes 5Classes M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Outdoor Rangers Camp JoinNaturalistLynetteLenzforaweekof outdoordiscovery.We'llenjoynaturein all its glory by hiking in and around the streams,forestsandmeadowsaround BlackHillandLittleBennettParks.We'll alsogoboatingandfishing,andexplore LittleSenecaLake.FOBH$270.00 Black Hill Visitor Center 176200 6/18-6/22 176201 9-11yrs 5Classes $50 9-11yrs M-F 5Classes 9am-3:30pm $275 Preparetobeamazedbythemind-bogglingthingsanimals(and evenplants)cando.Learnaboutextremeadaptationsforsurvival, andfindoutwhichanimalsarerecord-breakersforbeingthebiggest,smallest,fastest,andmostdangerous.Areyoustrongerthan anant?Canyouleapasfarasafrog?Youmightbesurprised!Join theactivefunaswetrytomatchtheawesomeabilitiesofouranimalfriends,createcrazycrafts,andholdourownanimalOlympics. Locust Grove Nature Center 176399 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 $50 6/25-6/29 M-F Extreme Nature Camp 9am-3:30pm Extreme Nature - Extended Care 177000 6-10yrs 5Classes 6/25-6/29 M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Outdoor Rangers Camp - Extended Care FOBH$45 6/18-6/22 M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm 156 MontgomeryParks.org Animalsarenaturalacrobats--swinging,leaping, gliding,andmaneuveringthroughtheforesttree topsandmeadow'sedge.We'llhavetonsoffun andgetplentyofexerciseaswerunandplaylikeour forestfriends,learnabouttheirlives,andfindout howandwhytheytravel. Brookside Nature Center 174899 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 6/25-6/29 M-F 9am-3:30pm Forest Acrobats Celebrateinsectsandotherinvertebrates--frombeetlesandbutterfliestosnailsandcentipedes!We'llusenetstocaptureandrelease bugsinthemeadowandaquaticcrittersinthestream,andsearch forourspinelessfriendsinthewoods.Enjoyfivedaysofbuggybliss aswecometounderstandtheimportanceofinsectsthroughoutdoorexploration,craftsandgames. Locust Grove Nature Center 176450 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 $50 7/9-7/13 M-F 9am-3:30pm Spineless Wonders 175749 6-10yrs 175750 6-10yrs Forest Acrobats - Extended Care 5Classes 5Classes $25 $50 6/25-6/29 6/25-6/29 M-F M-F 8am-9am 3:30pm-5:30pm Spineless Wonders-Extended Care 176950 6-10yrs 5Classes 7/9-7/13 M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Archaeology Camp for Children Little House on the Prairie Camp 179050 179051 179052 179053 179054 Getahands-onintroductiontoarchaeologyinthis5-day camp.Workside-by-sidewithParkArchaeologistsonareal-live archaeologicalsite,anddowhatarchaeologistsdo.You'lldigit! Call301-840-5848formoreinformation. Needwood Mansion 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 5Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $270 $216 $270 $270 $270 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 M-F M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm 9am-3pm HowdidLauraIngallsWilderandherfamilylive?Whatdidtheyeat andhowdidtheyspendtheirdays?We'llexplorethelifeandtimes ofLauraandherfamilythroughfunactivitiesandcrafts.Meetatthe AgriculturalHistoryFarmPark(18400MuncasterRoad,Derwood, MD20855)eachday.Thisisaverypopularcamp,soregistersoon! Hosted by Meadowside Nature Center* 177800 8-13yrs 5Classes $275 7/9-7/13 M-F 9am-3:30pm Archaeology Camp - Extended Care 177849 8-13yrs 5Classes $50 7/9-7/13 M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm *This camp meets at the Ag History Farm, but please direct questions and camp forms to Meadowside Nature Center. Little House on the Prairie Camp-Extended Care * No camp or extended care Wednesday, July 4 179055 179056 179057 179058 179059 Kidscanpracticetheiratlatlskills(aprehistorichuntingweapon), goonascavengerhunt,takeapaddleboatrideonLakeNeedwood,playboardgamesandmoreduringsupervisedfreetime. Needwood Mansion 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 9-13yrs 5Classes 4Classes 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $63 $50 $63 $63 $63 6/25-6/29 7/2-7/6* 7/9-7/13 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 M-F M,Tu,Th,F M-F M-F M-F 3pm-5:30pm 3pm-5:30pm 3pm-5:30pm 3pm-5:30pm 3pm-5:30pm Nature Tykes It'saweekofwater-filledfun!Plantogetwet(anddirty)aswe exploreourwaythroughourbitoftheChesapeakeBaywatershed. We'llcomparefreshandsaltwaterhabitatsthroughhands-onexperienceslikesamplingforwater-dwellinganimals,andperforming simplewatertests.Fieldtripswilltakeustoseewhereourwater comesfrom,howwateristreatedbeforeandafterweuseit,and onavisittotheChesapeakeBay.We'llalsospendtimeboatingand fishingaswelearnallaboutwater,theplantsandanimalsthatlive there,andhowtotakebettercareofourwatershed.FOBH$270 Black Hill Visitor Center 177355 9-11yrs 5Classes $275 $38 7/9-7/13 M-F 9am-4pm Wild About Water 176449 176799 Thishalf-daycampisjustrightforpreschoolexplorers!We'lldiscoverthelifestoryoftrees,followwatertoseewhereitgoes,dig intosoiltodiscoverwhatthewormsareupto,surveyanamazing arrayofbugs,andseekoutourwildneighbors'secrets. Locust Grove Nature Center * No camp Wednesday, July 4 Wild About Water - Extended Care FOBH$35 177353 9-11yrs 5Classes 7/9-7/13 M-F 4pm-5:30pm 4-5yrs 4-5yrs 4Classes 5Classes $120 7/2-7/6* $150 8/13- 8/17 M,Tu,Th,F M-F 9:am-Noon 9:am-Noon Expedition Force - Northwest Branch Where are the headwaters of Northwest Branch and where does thisstreamend?Whoandwhatinhabitsthisbodyofwaterflowing byBrooksideNatureCenter?Joinusandfindout!Justlikeintrepid explorersofthepast,we'llventureforthtotrackthecreekfrom beginningtoend,documentoursightings,prepareourmealsin the"wild,"andlearnhowearlyvoyagersusednaturalresources andsimpletoolstosurvivetheirexpeditions.Preparetogetwet, preparetoinvestigate,prepareforadventure! Brookside Nature Center 174849 6-10yrs 5Classes 5Classes 5Classes $275 7/9-7/13 $25 $50 M-F M-F M-F 9am-3:30pm Learnthebasicsofdigitalnaturephotographybyphotographingoneofthe region'smostbeautifulspots--BrooksideGardens.Asthey'reinspiredby trees,flowers,animals,andnaturally beautifullandscapes,yourchildrenwill learnaboutFstops,shutterspeeds, compositionandlighting.Pleasebringa digitalcamera,sparebatteryandmemorycardwithyoueachday. Spendthewholedaywithus!RegisterseparatelyfortheGarden FocusLunchBreak(bring your lunch) and Green Thumb Garden Club (see next page)intheafternoon. Brookside Gardens 178649 9-11yrs 5Classes $150 $25 7/9-7/13 M-F 9am-Noon A Garden Focus! A Garden Focus � Lunch Break 189701 9-11yrs 5Classes 175702 6-10yrs 175703 6-10yrs Expedition Force - Extended Care 7/9-7/13 7/9-7/13 7/9-7/13M-F Noon-1pm 8am-9am 3:30pm-5:30pm 157 Green Thumb Garden Club 178749 178800 TheGreenThumbGardenClubwillchallengecamperstoexplore andinvestigatedifferentgardensandhabitatsthroughoutBrooksideGardens'beautifuldisplaysandnaturalareas.Canplantseat insects?Whydosomeplantshavethorns,orfuzzyleaves?How canplantssurviveinthedesertwithlittlewater,orinaswamp withstandingwater?Ourexpertinstructorwillteachyourchildren secretsoftheplantkingdom:plant-animalinterdependence,plant growthandproducts,planthabitatsandadaptations,andspecific animalsandinsectsoftenfoundinagarden.Camperswillplantand takehomevegetable,succulentandbutterflycontainergardens. Brookside Gardens 9-11yrs 9-14yrs 5Classes 5Classes $150 $150 $38 $38 7/9-7/13 7/30- 8/3 7/9-7/13 7/30- 8/3 M-F M-F M-F M-F 1pm-4pm 1pm-4pm Nature Film School Camp How do nature documentaries get made? Doanimalsshowuponcue?Howdoesafilmmaker decidewhattodocument,andwhy?Camperswilllearnfrom expertshowtodesignanddocumentnaturalsubjects,andproduce afilmtoscreenforfriendsandfamily. Locust Grove Nature Center 176499 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 $50 7/16-7/20 7/16-7/20 M-F 9am-3:30pm Nature Film School Camp � Extended Care 176500 6-10yrs 5Classes M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Camp 189799 189800 Green Thumb Garden Camp � Extended Care 9-11yrs 9-14yrs 5Classes 5Classes 4pm-5:30pm 4pm-5:30pm Animal Discovery Camp Findoutabouttheanimalsthatmakeourparktheirhome-- birds,mammals,fish,insects,reptiles,andmore.We'llexplore placeswhereourlocalanimalslive,eat,andgrow;learnhowto begoodcaretakersofourlocalwildlife;andcreatespecialnatureprojectstotakehomeandtreasure. Spendthewholeday withus!RegisterseparatelyforAnimalDiscoveryLunchBreak (bring your lunch) andPonds,Puddles&Poolsintheafternoon. Meadowside Nature Center 177900 6-8yrs 177949 6-8yrs 5Classes $135 7/16-7/20 7/16-7/20 M-F M-F 9am-Noon WouldyouliketobeaBrooksideNatureCenterCampCounselor? Thiscampwillprepareyouforthatrole!AsaCIT,you'llshadowPark Naturalists,campteachersandcounselorstolearnaboutenvironmentalmonitoring,animaltracking,plant/animalidentification, andtried-and-truenaturecrafts.You'llalsopracticesharingyour new-foundknowledgewithyoungercampers,learnaboutgroup dynamics,exercisedecision-makingskills,andlearntoeffectively leadagroupwhilehavingfunatcamp. Brookside Nature Center 174900 13-15yrs 5Classes $275 7/16-7/20 M-F 9am-3:30pm 175701 13-15yrs 175704 13-15yrs CIT Camp � Extended Care 5Classes 5Classes $25 $50 7/16-7/20 7/16-7/20 M-F 8am-9am M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Growing Green Gardening Camp Animal Discovery Camp � Lunch Break 5Classes $25 Noon-1pm Ponds, Puddles & Pools Can'tresistgettingwetonahotsummerday?Joinusinwater playandexplorations.We'lllearnaboutandenjoydifferent typesofwaterhabitatsandthemanyanimalsthatswim,hop, orsneakalongthewater'sedge.Eachdaywe'lllearnabout somethingwet,wildandwonderful! Meadowside Nature Center 177950 6-8yrs 177951 6-8yrs 5Classes 5Classes $135 $38 7/16-7/20 M-F 178750 178751 Thiscampbringstogethertheworldsofscience,natureandartto encouragechildrentoappreciateallthingsgreen!Camperswillhave funexploringthegardensandlearningaboutthefascinatingworld ofplantsandgardening.We'llmakecreativegardeningcraftsusing herbsandothernaturalmaterials,acementgardensteppingstone, plantavegetablecontainergardenandterrarium,andmuchmore. Brookside Gardens 9-11yrs 6-8yrs 5Classes 5Classes $275 $275 $50 $50 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 7/16-7/20 7/23-7/27 M-F M-F 9am-3:30pm 9am-3:30pm Growing Green Gardening Camp � Extended Care 189849 9-11yrs 189850 6-8yrs 5Classes 5Classes M-F M-F 1pm-4pm 3:30-5:30pm 3:30-5:30pm Ponds, Puddles & Pools � Extended Care 7/16-7/20 M-F 4pm-5:30pm LongbeforeEuropeanscametothisland,theNativeAmericans knewit,revereditandwereshapedbyit.Learningthroughexperience,camperswillgainanunderstandingoftheMid-Atlantictribes' wayoflife,theirpasttimes,beliefs,diet,traditions,craftsandskills. Specialactivitiesmayincludeprimitivefire-starting,weaving,potterymaking,woodcraftsandfishing.Aspecialfull-daytriptoa reconstructedPiscatawayvillageonthePatuxentRivermayalsobe partofourexploratoryjourney.Feecoversthecostofthefieldtrip. Brookside Nature Center 174600 6-10yrs 5Classes $285 $25 $50 7/16-7/20 M-F 9am-3:30pm Native Ways Camp Learnhowtousepuppetstotellimportant messagesnaturehastotell!Makeyourownpuppetsandastageortwo,whiledevelopingaset andscriptundertheguidanceofaprofessionalpuppeteer. Attheendofcampyou'llputonashowforfriendsandfamily! Brookside Nature Center 190599 8-12yrs 5Classes $275 $25 $50 7/16-7/20 M-F Nature Tales 9am-3:30pm Nature Tales � Extended Care 190649 8-12yrs 190650 8-12yrs 5Classes 5Classes 7/16-7/20 7/16-7/20 M-F 8am-9am M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Wee Little Nature Explorers Native Ways Camp � Extended Care 179549 6-10yrs 179550 6-10yrs 5Classes 5Classes 7/16-7/20 7/16-7/20 M-F 8am-9am M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Discoverthenaturalworld!Readingstories,meetingliveanimals, catchingbugs,andhikingareafewofthefunadventuresinstore foryouandyourchild.Parentswillneedtostaywiththeirchildren allfivemornings.Registerchildonly;nofeeforaccompanyingadult. Meadowside Nature Center 178250 3-5yrs 5Classes $85 7/23-7/27 M-F 9:30am-11:30am 158 MontgomeryParks.org Earthkeepers Camp Callingyoungnaturelovers!JoinNaturalistLynetteLenzand exploreBlackHillRegionalPark'sthreehabitats:forest,lakeand meadow.Throughcrafts,games,storiesandhands-onactivities, we'lllearnhowtohelptakecareofMotherEarth.Dress to be outside;bringwaterandanon-perishableluncheachday. FOBH:$170 Black Hill Visitor Center 177399 6-8yrs 5Classes $175 7/23-7/27M-F 9am-1pm Cometoacampwhereit'sokaytoactlikewildanimals!We'llprowl, growl,swimandslithertolearnaboutthelivesofourwildneighbors.Withafocusonnativewildlife,we'llexplorewhyanimalsdo whattheydo,andwhereintheforesttheymightbefound. Locust Grove Nature Center 176599 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 $50 7/30- 8/3 7/30- 8/3 M-F 9am-3:30pm Wild in the Woods Wild in the Woods � Extended Care 177151 6-10yrs 5Classes Splish, Splash, Drip, Drop M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Comeinvestigatethewondersofwater!We'llexploreBrookside NatureCenter'sstreamsandponds,PineLakeandNorthwest Branchtofindouthowtheywereformedandwholivesinthem. Asjuniornaturalistswe'llscoutforfrogs,fish,ducksanddragonflies, andlearnhowtocatch,identifyandsafelyreleaseotheraquatic critters.Aswateradmirers,we'llcreateartworkandcrafts,and studywaterwithsimplescientifictools.Bringclose-toedshoesand asmalltowelsowecangowadingwhentheweatherisnice. Brookside Nature Center 175149 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 7/23-7/27 7/23-7/27 7/23-7/27 M-F 9am-3:30pm 175754 175755 Splish, Splash, Drip, Drop � Extended Care 6-10yrs 6-10yrs 5Classes 5Classes $25 $50 M-F 8am-9am M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Explorenatureandsciencethroughhands-onexperiments,fieldtripsandotherfunactivities.We'll... � Experimentwiththingsthatbang,pop,andfizz � Learn about the forces of nature and see who can build the best earthquake-resistant building � Performenvironmentaltestsandexperiment withoilspillcleanups � Investigatethelimitsofamusementparkphysics bybuildingourownrollercoasters,andmore! Meadowside Nature Center 178251 8-11yrs 5Classes $275 $50 7/30- 8/3 7/30- 8/3 M-F Nature & Science Camp 9am-3:30pm Nature & Science Camp � Extended Care 178252 8-11yrs 5Classes Living on the Land M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Discoverhowtoliveonthelandinanearth-friendlyway!We'll learnabouttheoriginaleco-friendlydwellers,findouthowanimals getthefood,waterandsheltertheyneedinlocalhabitats,explore amazinganimalhomes,andeventryourhandat"animalarchitecture."We'llalsopracticeskillsthatNativeAmericansandpioneers usedeverydayastheymadetheirhomesontheland. Locust Grove Nature Center 176502 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 7/23-7/27 M-F 9am-3:30pm Living on The Land � Extended Care 176899 6-10yrs 5Classes $50 7/23-7/27 M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm Exploreuniquehabitatsandseewildlifeupclosewhileplayinghard atlotsofgreatoutdooradventures.Camperswillworkwithbirdresearchersinthefield;hike;gokayaking;andvisitawildcavewhere we'llclimb,crawl,andtwistthroughunrivaledcaveformations! Meadowside Nature Center 178249 10-12yrs 5Classes $325 7/23-7/27 M-F 9am-5pm Junior Naturalist Outdoor Adventures Camp Come learn about Maryland's natural history through its trees andwildflowers.Botanicalartisasuperbwayofteachingcareful observationandrespectfornature'sdiversity.Throughobservationtechniquesandfieldworkinbothgardenareasandnatural forest,camperswilllearnhowtojournal,collectandmakepressed plantspecimens,thensketch,drawandpaintwhatthey'vefound. We'llprovidestudentswithasketchbookandtheirchoiceofmedia (graphitepencils,coloredpencilsorwatercolors).Attheendof theweek,studentschooseafavoriteworkofarttobemattedand framed. Spendthewholedaywithus!Registerseparatelyforthe Botanical Lunch Break (bring your lunch) and the Green Thumb GardenClubintheafternoon(see page 158, left-hand column). Brookside Gardens 178799 9-14yrs 5Classes $150 $25 7/30- 8/3 7/30- 8/3 M-F M-F 9am-Noon Noon-1pm Botanical Art Camp Botanical Art Camp � Lunch Break 189899 9-14yrs 5Classes Little House in the Big Woods TherecollectionsofLauraIngallsWilderinher"LittleHouse"books giveusaglimpseofwhatitwasliketogrowupwhenAmericawas also"growingup."Inthiscampwe'llengageinmanyoftheactivities Lauradideveryday,fromcookingoverafireandwashingclotheson awashboardtomakingtoysoutofwood.We'llalsoexploreAmerica'sstoryduringthelate1800stofindoutwhatlifewaslikebeyond thebigwoods.Feeincludesthecostofaback-in-timefieldtrip. Brookside Nature Center 174799 6-10yrs 5Classes $285 7/30- 8/3 M-F 9am-3:30pm Whatbetterplacetodiscoverbutterfliesthan BrooksideGardens'"WingsofFancy"livebutterflyexhibit?We'llmakeseveralvisitstothe exhibitandagetbehind-the-scenestour,create butterflycrafts,listentostories,playgames,plant acontainerbutterflygarden,andlearnaboutthe bestplantstoattractbutterfliesinyourownbackyard. Brookside Gardens 178849 178899 9-11yrs 6-8yrs 5Classes 5Classes $275 $275 $50 $50 8/6- 8/10 8/13- 8/17 8/6- 8/10 8/13- 8/17 M-F M-F M-F M-F 9am-3:30pm 9am-3:30pm Butterfly Flutterby Little House in the Big Woods � Extended Care 175699 6-10yrs 175700 6-10yrs 5Classes 5Classes $25 $50 7/30- 8/3 7/30- 8/3 M-F 8am-9am M-F 3:30pm-5:30pm 189949 9-11yrs 189950 6-8yrs Butterfly Flutterby � Extended Care 5Classes 5Classes 3:30-5:30pm 3:30-5:30pm 159 Naturally Creative Explorenaturethroughartandartthroughnature!Visita differenthabitateachdaytoinvestigatewholivesthere.We'll godipnettinginthestream,catchinsectsandbutterfliesin themeadow,andhikethroughtheforestlookingandlistening forsignsofinsects,birdsandmammals.Afterwards,we'lluse differentmediatodraw,paintandconstructourviewofnature. Projectsincludeabirdfeeder,agnomehome,atreecraft,fish artandrockart.Atcamp'send,we'llsendyouhomewithan art supplysetsothatyoucanhavefuncreatingnatureartallyearlong! Brookside Nature Center 175200 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 8/6- 8/10 8/6- 8/10 8/6- 8/10 M-F M-F M-F 9am-3:30pm Enjoyfourdaysoffunandadventure!We'llteachyouhow, whenandwheretocatchfreshwaterfish;andprovideexpert, hands-oninstructiononbalancedtackle,livebait,artificiallure selection,knots,casting,andthelatesttechniques.Tripstowatersoutsideoftheparkwillcomplementexperiencegainedon LittleSenecaLake.We'llsendoutanitineraryandequipment listpriortocamp.MeetattheVisitorCenter.FOBH$295. Black Hill Visitor Center 176249 11-17yrs 4Classes $300 6/26-6/29 Tu-F 8:30am-5pm Beginning Fishing Camp Dinosaurs Rock! 175751 6-10yrs 175752 6-10yrs Naturally Creative - Extended Care 5Classes 5Classes $25 $50 8:00am-9:00am 3:30pm-5:30pm 176749 Letyourimaginationgowildinthiscampforbook lovers(andanyonewhoenjoysagoodstory).We'll sharestoriesfromourfavoriteanimalcharacters,andlettheiradventuresinspireouractivities.Learnabouttherealanimalsbehind thestory,separateanimalfactfromfiction, anddiscoverwhatmakesanimalsappealing ascharacters.Getcreativeasyoubringyourown animalcharacterstolifethroughstory-telling,crafts,art,poetry, puppetry,oranyotherwayyou'dliketoexpressyourself! Locust Grove Nature Center 6-10yrs 5Classes $275 8/6- 8/10 $50 8/6- 8/10 M-F M-F Bookworms Stepback65millionyearsaswegetup-close tothefossilsofsomeofthemostfascinating animalsthateverlived!Haveyoueverseen thebraincaseofaT-Rex?Howaboutatoothor clawofoneofthehuntingraptors?We'llhuntfor"dinosaur" eggs,makefossils,goonanexcavation,andmuch,muchmore. Whencamp'sover,you'llseewhywesaydinosaursROCK! Locust Grove Nature Center 176501 6-8yrs 176504 176549 4Classes $220 7/2-7/6*M,Tu,Th,F 9am-3:30pm Dinosaurs Rock - Extended Care 6-8yrs 4Classes $20 7/2-7/6* 6-8yrs 4Classes $40 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 8am-9am M,Tu,Th,F 3:30pm-5:30pm Fire Works Camp 9am-3:30pm Bookworms - Extended Care 177199 6-10yrs 5Classes 3:30pm-5:30pm Camperswillgetahands-onexperienceofthewaysinwhichour ancestorsusedtheplants,stones,andbonesaroundthemfor theirhousing,hardwarestore,pharmacy,andgrocery.Campers will learn how to: build an emergency shelter as well as more complexvariations,makefirebyfrictionandthenusefireasatool,and useavailablematerialstoprovidenotonlyforneedsbutcomforts. Byweek'send,you'llknowthebasicsofhowtosurvivecomfortablyoutdoors!FOBH$270. Black Hill Visitor Center 176051 12-17yrs 5Classes $275 8/6- 8/10 $50 8/6- 8/10 M-F M-F 9am-3:30pm Ancient Pathways Everytimeyoustrikeamatchorlightacandleyou'rereceivinga giftfromourancientancestors--fire!We'llexploretheremarkablerolethisgifthasplayedinshapingcivilizationandhowdifferentcultureshaveusedfiretoheat,cook,fight,manufacture, andilluminatetheirworld.We'llstartafirewithoutmatches, dissectafirecracker,cookourownfoodoveropenflames,and bakeourownclaypots--andinthemeantime,learnwhatfire actuallyis.Mostimportantly,we'llhearfromexpertshowto usefiresafely.Feeincludesthecostofafieldtrip. Brookside Nature Center 174549 6-10yrs 4Classes $230 4Classes 4Classes 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 9am-3:30pm Fire Works Camp - Extended Care 176099 6-10yrs 176149 6-10yrs $20 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 8am-9am $40 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 3:30pm-5:30pm American Girl Camp Ancient Pathways - Extended Care FOBH$45 177099 12-17yrs 5Classes 3:30pm-5:30pm Nuts About Nature Camp Joinusforaweekoffungames,activitiesandoutdoorexploration. We'll get wild about wildlife as we search for animal tracks and traces,experiencemigrationmania,lookforlifeunderalogand splishsplasharoundthelakeandinthecreek.FOBH$145 Black Hill Visitor Center 177049 6-8yrs 5Classes $150 8/20-8/24 M-F 9am-Noon Enjoycrafts,games,adventures,foodandfunjustlikethe AmericanGirls!ActivitiesincludeKit'shobovillage,Samantha's dayinthepark,Molly's"WeCanDoIt"recyclinghike,andlots more.Mostdaysincludefieldtripstolocalsites;vantransportationprovided.Four-daycamp(nocampWednesday,July4). Meadowside Nature Center 177749 8-11yrs 177799 4Classes $250 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 9am-3:30pm American Girl Camp - Extended Care 8-11yrs 4Classes $40 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 3:30pm-5:30pm * No camp or extended care for these camps on Wednesday, July 4 160 MontgomeryParks.org Advanced Fishing Camp Prerequisite: Beginning Fishing Camp, or experience with overhead and sidearm casting, mastery of at least one reliable knot to attach tackle to line, and ability to rig plastic worms and grubs to jig heads. iHelp Thisadvancedcampwillfocusonbuildingskillsandtechniques toeffectivelyuseawidervarietyofartificiallures,andbetter understandfishbehaviorandfishingstrategies.Camperswillalso learncare,maintenanceandselectionofequipment.We'llfisha widevarietyofwaters,bothonandoff-site.Feeincludesatackle packfullofavarietyoflurestouseandtakehome.FOBH$295 Black Hill Visitor Center 175999 12-17yrs 4Classes $300 7/2-7/6* M,Tu,Th,F 8:30am-5pm * No camp Wednesday, July 4 Spendfourdaysandthreenightsinthegreatoutdoors,learningall aboutyourcountyparkswhiledoingmeaningfulserviceprojects (SSL-approved).Byday,you'llmeetthefolkswhokeeptheparks running,fromParkManagersandParkPolicetonaturalresource experts.Bynight,you'llswingthroughthetreesattheGoAperope course;enjoynighthikes,campfires,andlotsmore!We'llspend eachnightcampinginbeautifulLittleBennettPark.Comefindout moreaboutthebigwideworldMontgomeryParkshastooffer! Meadowside Nature Center 177499 14-17yrs 4Classes $350 6/26-6/299amTuesday-2pmFriday Kayakingisevenmorefunthanitlooks!Learnthebasicsofsuccessfulkayakingonflatandgentleriverwatersinthisbeginners' camp.We'llcoverequipment,safety,basicstrokes,entriesand exits(wetanddry),boatcontrol,self-rescue,howtoreadthe water,riverhazards,safetransportofkayaks,knotsandhitches, features/usesofkayaksandequipment,andmore,usingAmericanCanoeAssociation-approvedmanualsandcertifiedkayak instructors.We'llspendourfirstdayonLittleSenecaLakelearninghowtokayakonflatwater,andtheotherthreedaysonlocal rivers(ClassImovingwater).Four-daycamp.FOBH$295 Black Hill Visitor Center 176850 12-17yrs 4Classes $300 7/16-7/20* M,Tu,Th,F 8:30am-5pm 176851 12-17yrs 4Classes $300 7/30- 8/3* M,Tu,Th,F 8:30am-5pm Fee includes kayak rental, personal floatation devices (PFDs), and all other necessary equipment. You must be able to swim. Please wear clothes you don't mind getting wet, and bring water shoes or strapon sandals, brimmed hat, sunglasses with strap, and sunscreen. * No camp Wednesday, July 18 or Wednesday, August 1 River Adventures Kayak Camp iHike ComewithustohiketheentireMarylandsectionoftheAppalachianTrail!We'llstartour40-milehikeontheMaryland/PennsylvaniastatelineandheadsouthalongSouthMountain,coveringabout 10milesaday.Duringthedaywe'lltakeinallthetrailhastooffer, includingbreathtakingviews,localhistory,andsomebeautifulstate parks.Fortwoofthethreenights,we'llcampinsheltersalongthe trail.Onoursecondnight,we'llgetsomewell-earnedR&Rwhenwe tentcampatGreenbrierStatePark,wherewe'llenjoyswimming, canoeingandhotshowers.Areyouupforthechallenge? Meadowside Nature Center 177899 15-17yrs 4Classes $400 7/10-7/139:30amTuesday-5pmFriday Chesapeake Week Parent & Child Nature Art Camp Sharenatureandartwithyourchild!Togetheryou'lldiscover theplantsandanimalsoftheforest,streamandmeadowwhile creatingnatureartworkandprojectstotreasure.We'llsendeach camperhomewithanartset,sotheycancontinuetoexplore andcreatenatureartthroughouttheyear. Brookside Nature Center 175199 4-6yrs 4Classes $100 8/13- 8/16 M-Th 9am-Noon ExploretheChesapeakeBayandthewatershedregionbysailing, camping,canoeingandmore!We'llbegintheweekexploringthe Baybyboataswehoistoursails,trawlforfish,andanalyzewater sampleslookingformicroscopiclifeforms.Mid-week,we'llhop intocanoestogetamoreintimatelookattheBay'swaterways, campfortwonights,andgofossilhunting.We'llcloseouttheweek byexaminingthelivesofpeoplewho'vemadetheBaytheirhome throughouttheyears,includingearlyAmericancolonistsandNative Americanslivinginlonghousevillages. Meadowside Nature Center 178253 12-14yrs 5Classes $385 8/6- 8/10 8am-5pmM/Tu,and8amWed.-5pmFri. Family Adventures Kayak & Canoe Camp Grandparent-Grandchild Nature Camp Create great memories with your grandchild as you participatetogetherinfun outdooractivitiesandfield tripslikefishing,catching bugs,hiking,boating,and more.Pleaseregisterandpay foreachcamper(boththe young,andyoungatheart). Meadowside Nature Center 178449 6&up 4Classes Parents,doyouhaveasecretwishtogotosummercampjustlike yourkids?Here'syourchance!Enjoyfourdaysofcanoeingorkayakingandoneovernightcampingexpeditionwithyourchildren.Inthe firsttwodays,we'llcoverthebasicsofflatwaterandClassImoving waterkayakingandcanoeing,includinggear,safety,basicstrokes, entriesandexits(wetanddry),howtoreadthewater,andmore. OnThursdayandFriday,we'lltakeourboatsandsleepingbags totheChesapeakeBaytopaddleandenjoythisfabulousnatural resource.Feeincludeskayakrental,personalflotationdevices,and othernecessaryequipment.FOBH$295 Black Hill Visitor Center 177999 8&up 4Classes $300 8/13- 8/17* M&Tu8:30am-5pm;Th&F10am-4pm(*nocampWed.;campovernightThurs.) You must be able to swim, and provide your own bedding (such as a sleeping bag). Please wear clothes you don't mind getting wet, and bring water shoes or secure sandals (no flip-flops), a brimmed hat, sunglasses with keeper strap, water, and sunscreen. At least one parent/guardian (or responsible adult) per family must register with and accompany their children. $125 8/14-8/17 Tu-F 9am-2:30pm 161 FIELD STUDY FOR ADULTS Dragonflies for Beginners Ancientdragonflies(Protodonata) wereherebeforethedinosaurs, with fossilsdatedfromover325million yearsago. Theseflyingpredatoryinsectshadwingspansupto2�feet wide!Modern-daydragonfliesanddamselflies(Odonata)are smaller,andbeautifullydiverse.Dragonflieshavecapturedthe imaginationofpeoplethroughouthumanhistory,andappear in the art and mythology of American Indians as well as many othercultures.Inthiscourse,we'llidentifylocaldragonfliesand learntheirnaturalhistory,folkloreandmythology. We'llvisitandtakeshort,easywalksatseveralnaturaland man-madewetlandhabitatsinWheatonRegionalPark,aswell asothercountyparks.Theweathermaybehot,sowe'llmove atanaturalist'space,withampletimeforobservationand photography.Registrationfeeincludesinstruction,vantransportation,dragonflyfieldguide,magnifyinglens,andresource notebook.MeetatBrookside Gardenseachday;adetailed itinerarywillbesentinadvancetoeachregistrant.Naturalist: DeniseGibbs.Rain dates: Thursday, July 26 and Friday, July 27. Hosted by Black Hill Visitor Center* 18&up 3Classes $150 7/23-7/25 M-W SPRING BREAK Spring Week in the Park It'stimeforspringfunandgamesatWeek inthePark!Kidswillenjoyprofessional tennisandiceskatinglessons,takenature walks,visittheWheatonMiniatureTrain andOvidHazenWellsCarousel,andmuch more.Besuretowearyour walking shoes! Wheaton Ice Arena 173550 6-12yrs 5Classes $245 4/2-4/6M-F9am-5pm 189149 10am-3pm * This class meets at Brookside Gardens, but please direct questions and correspondence to Black Hill Visitor Center. This3-day(15-hour)course/workshopwascreatedespecially foradultswhowouldliketolearnorimprovetheirbutterfly identificationskills,andexplorethelifehistories oflocalbutterflies.Ourworkshopwillemphasizeoutdoorfieldstudythroughvisitsto wildhabitatsinlocalparks,butterflygardens, andabutterfly-rearingfacility.You'lllearn howtosafelyhandlelivebutterfliesfor closeexamination,rearbutterflies, andscientificmethodsformonitoring butterflies. We'llalsofocusonbutterflyconservation,discussinganddemonstratingways youcanhelpbutterfliesatschools,parks, churchesandbackyards.Feeincludes vantransportation,butterflyfieldguide, caterpillarfieldguide,andcaterpillar rearingcage.Spaceislimitedto10individuals.ParkNaturalist:DeniseGibbs. Foradetaileditinerary,please emailDenise.Gibbs@MontgomeryParks.org Rain dates: Thursday, August 9 and Friday, August 10 Black Hill Visitor Center 178050 18&up 3Classes $150 8/6- 8/8 M-W Butterflies of the Maryland Piedmont Cabin John Ice Rink 173599 6-12yrs 1Class 173600 6-12yrs 1Class 173601 6-12yrs 1Class 173602 6-12yrs 1Class 173603 6-12yrs 1Class Wheaton Ice Arena 173549 6-12yrs 1Class 173551 6-12yrs 1Class Noschool?Noproblem!OnmanyofthedaysMontgomeryCountyPublicSchoolsareoff(teachertrainingdays,etc.), Park Play Daysareon.Bringyour kidsforaParkPlayDayfullofactivities,including iceskatingandtennislessons(weatherpermitting),arts &crafts,andfunteamgamesandsports.Extendedcareis availableatCabinJohnforanadditionalfee. $40 $40 $40 $40 $40 4/2 4/3 4/4 4/5 4/6 M Tu W Th F F M 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm $40 3/30 $40 4/9 Park Play Day - Extended Care ExtendedcareisavailableaftereachParkPlayDay(5-6 pm);costis$7/hour.Pleasepickupyourchildontime (theafter-hourslatefeeis$1/minute).Extendedcareis designed for children registered for Park Play Days only (notregulariceskatingprograms). Cabin John Ice Rink 173604 6-12yrs 1Class 173605 6-12yrs 1Class 173606 6-12yrs 1Class 173607 6-12yrs 1Class 173608 6-12yrs 1Class $7 $7 $7 $7 $7 4/2 4/3 4/4 4/5 4/6 M Tu W Th F 5pm-6pm 5pm-6pm 5pm-6pm 5pm-6pm 5pm-6pm 9:30am-3pm ALL ABOARD! Cabin John and Wheaton Miniature Trains Saturday, March 31 - Sunday, April 8, 10am-6:00pm Both miniature trains are ready to roll through the awakeningwoodsduringSpringBreak.Pleasecheckthetrains' websitesorFacebookpagesforweather-relatedupdates. Ticketsare$1.75,andchildrenunderage2ridefreewith apayingadult.Seep.99formoretraininfo! 162 www.CabinJohnTrain.com www.WheatonTrainandCarousel.com MontgomeryParks.org BOY SCOUT BADGES Takesometimeoutofyoursummertoget some hands-on fun and earn your Boy Scout badgesatthesametime!Allprogramsareled byexperiencedandknowledgeableParkNaturalistsatMeadowsideNatureCenter.Pleasebringabaglunch, anddressfortheweather. Boy Scout Merit Badges at Meadowside Nature Center EarnyourBoyScoutBadgesatBrookside Nature Center! Some badges require assignmentsyou'llneedtodobeforeorafterclass time.Whenthat'sthecase,we'llsignoffonthe badge once the necessary requirements are documentedbytheScoutandreviewedbythe ParkNaturalist.Pleasebringabaglunchanddressfortheweather. Boy Scout Merit Badges at Brookside Nature Center Birds StartyourBoyScoutbirdinglifehere!Bringyoureagle-eyedvision andkeenlisteningskills;we'llprovidebinoculars.Learntoidentify commonbirdsinthefield,andhowtoprotectbirdsglobally. Brookside Nature Center 174949 10-17yrs 1Class $50 6/19 Tu 9:30am-3:30pm Chemistry Merit Badge Learnhowchemistryisusedtoimproveourlivesandtheplanet's healthwithhands-onexperiments.Pleasebringabaglunch. Meadowside Nature Center 178499 10-17yrs 1Class $45 8/21 Tu 10am-2:30pm Geology Environmental Science Merit Badge Joinuswhilewestudypeople'simpactontheenvironment,and learnwhatwecandotoreducethisimpactasweexaminedifferentformsofpollution.Pleaseremembertobringabaglunch. Meadowside Nature Center 178500 10-17yrs 1Classes $45 8/22 W 10am-2:30pm Findouthowarearocksandmineralsformedmillionsofyearsago, andwhatliesthousandsofmilesunderneath.Scavengeforquartz andgoldenandsilverschist,exploreerosionandvolcanismwith hands-onactivities,panforminerals,exploreanabandonedmica mine...andearnyourbadgeintheprocess! Brookside Nature Center 174950 10-17yrs 1Class $50 6/20 W 9:30am-3:30pm Nature Comelearnaboutcaveformations,cavelife,andcavecomplexities!OnThursday,we'llexploregeologyintheclassroomthrough hands-onactivitiesandexperiments.ThenonFriday,we'llhead undergroundwithafieldtriptoawildcaveinShepherdstownWV, wherewe'llclimb,crawl,andtwistthroughpassagesthatfewothersventuretosee.Pleaserememberyourbaglunchbothdays. Meadowside Nature Center 178501 10-17yrs 2Classes $110 8/23-8/24 Th.10am-2pm,andFri.9am-5pm Geology Merit Badge: Wild Cave Excursion Beascientistandexplorerasyouinvestigatethevarioushabitatsof BrooksideNatureCenterandshareyourfindingswithothers. Brookside Nature Center 174951 10-17yrs 1Class $50 6/21 Th 9:30am-3:30pm Environmental Science Learnandpracticeskillsandmethodsyou'llneedtoindependently earnthisbadge(neededtomakeEagleScout)withintensive at-homeprojects.You'lllearnhowtoconductexperimentstofind outhowlivingthingsrespondtochangesintheenvironment. Brookside Nature Center 174952 10-17yrs 1Class $75 6/22 F 9:30am-3:30pm Please Note:InaccordancewiththeBoyScoutAdvancementPolicy,10-year-old childrenmayparticipateinany oftheaboveBoyScoutBadgecoursesiftheyhavecompletedthe5th grade,orearnedtheArrow of Light Award. Got your ParkPASS account? ParkPASS is the free online system you can use to signupforMontgomery Parksclasses,programsandmore. 1. Gotowww.ParkPASS.org 2. Clickonthe"MyAccount"tabattopright. 3. Clickonthe"CreateNewAccount"button. 4. Fillintherequestedinformationforyouraccount's"Main Contact."Don't hit the "Add Family Member" button yet. 5. Filloutyouraddress,phoneandemailfirst,thengobackup andhitthe"AddFamilyMember"buttontoenterthenames ofyourchildren,spouse,etc.sothateachmemberofyour familywillgettheirownParkPASSCustomerNumber. 6. Important: Ifyoucheckthe"Private"boxonthisscreen,wewon't beabletosendyouemailsaboutupcomingParksspecialevents,or anythingelse.Wenevershare,rentortradeyourpersonalinformation withanyoutsidebusinessoragency(otherthantheRecreationDepartment,whichmailstheGuidetobothParksandRecreationcustomers). 7. Afteryou'vefilledinalltheblanks,hit"Submit." 8. Withintwobusinessdays,you'llgetanemailfrom"MCP-ParkPASS Help"withyourCustomerNumber(s)(oneforeachpersonregistered), andoneAccountPINforthewholeaccount. 9. You'refinished!NowyoucanuseParkPASStoregisterfor MontgomeryParks(M-NCPPC)classes,camps,programsandmore. 10. Problemsorquestions?Callusat301-495-2580(M-F,10-2),or emailMCP-ParkPassHelp@MontgomeryParks.org. 163 HowtoRegisterfora Montgomery Parks SuMMER CAMP SuMMER CAMP Registration Info 164 1 � Visit www.ParkPASS.orgtosetupyouraccountonline.Seep.16forstep-by-stepdirections. Pleasenote:Itcantakeuptotwobusinessdaystoactivateanewaccount. �Ifyouneedhelp,contacttheParkPASSHelpDeskat301-495-2580(M-F,10am-2pm), oremailusatMCP-ParkPASSHelp@MontgomeryParks.org. �VisitoneofourParkPASSfacilities(seetheMontgomeryParksDirectoryinthiscatalog), andtheycanhelpyousetupaParkPASSaccountonsite. Set up your ParkPASS account: 2 Register for your camp(s): Online:Register24hoursaday,sevendaysaweekatwww.ParkPASS.org � In person:VisitaParkPASSfacility(seethe"IndexbyLocation"inthiscatalog,andlook forthefacilitieswith"PP"nexttotheirname). � By phone: UsetheParkPASSautomatedphoneregistrationsystemat301-670-6858 (notavailableforallprograms).HaveyourParkPASSLoginID/CustomerNumberand AccountPINforeachpersonyouwishtoregisteronhand. � By mail:Fillouttheregistrationformonthenextpageandmailitwithpaymenttothe facilityhostingthecampyou'dliketoattend.*Important:Submittingthisformdoes not guaranteeaspaceintherequestedcamporprogram.PleasecalltheParkPASSHelpDeskor thefacilityofferingthecamptomakesurethereareopeningsinthecampyouwantbefore mailinginyourform.Manycampsfillupveryquickly--soonlineregistrationisyourbestbet ifyou'reconcernedaboutgettingintoaparticularcamp. � � Allparticipantswillneedtocompletea"DayCampParticipantProfile"form(.pdf),available to download from www.ParkPASS.org,oratthefacilityofferingthecampyouwant. �Ifyourchildrequiresanymedicationtobeadministeredduringcamphours,you'llalso needtofillouta"DayCampMedicationForm"(alsoavailableatwww.ParkPASS.org). �Submityourform/sviamailorinpersonatthefacilityofferingthecampyouwant. 3 Fill out and submit the necessary forms Montgomery Parks SuMMER CAMP Refund Policy IfMontgomeryParkshastocancelaSummerCamp,youwillbenotifiedandreceiveafullcrediton yourParkPASSaccount,oratyourrequest,afullrefund(issuedinthesameformasreceived). TowithdrawfromaMontgomeryParksSummerCamp,pleasesubmitawrittenrequesttothefacilityhostingyourcamporprogramatleasttwo(2)weekspriortothestartofthecamp.Mostfacilities acceptemailasa"writtenrequest,"butpleasecheckwiththefacilityhostingyourcamporprogram. Youmaychoosetoreceivea100%credittoyourParkPASSaccountforfutureprogramsorclasses,or receivearefund(issuedinthesameformasreceived),lessa20%administrativefee. Ifyourwrittenrequestisreceivedlessthantwo(2)weekspriortothestartofthecamp,nocreditor refundwillbeissuedunlessyourspotcanbefilledfromthewaitlist.Ifyourspotisfilled,youmay choosetoreceivea100%credittoyourParkPASSaccountforfutureprogramsorclasses,orreceivea refund (issuedinthesameformasreceived),lessa20%administrativefee. Pleaseallow3-4weekstoreceiveacheckrefund.Creditcardrefundscantake5-7daystoappearon yourcreditcardaccount,dependingonthepoliciesofyourbank/creditcardcompany. MontgomeryParks.org Week of... April 2-6 SpringBreakParkPlayDays(6-12yrs),p.162 SpringWeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.162 Week of... July 9-13 (cont.) Week of... June 4-8 BabesinthePark(2-5yrs),p.156 Parent&ChildNatureCamp(3-5yrs),p.156 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic(6&up),p.154 TennisBootCamp(5-12&9-13yrs),p.155 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 WildaboutWater(9-11yrs),p.157 Week of... July 30-August 3 (cont.) Week of... June 11-15 BabesinthePark(2-5yrs),p.156 AnimalDiscoveryCamp(6-8yrs),p.158 ArchaeologyCampforChildren(9-13),p.157 Week of... June 18-22 Counselor-in-TrainingCamp(13-15yrs),p.158 ArchaeologyLeaderTraining(14&up),p.156 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp(6&up),p.154 Boy Scout Badges at Brookside Nature Golf&SoMuchMore!(8-13yrs),p.153 Center(BNC)(10-17yrs),p.163 GrowingGreenGardening(9-11yrs),p.158 FigureSkatingCamp(7&up),p.154 IceHockeyCamp(6-12yrs),p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.(8-13yrs),p.153 NativeWaysCamp(6-10yrs),p.158 GardenImpressionists(6-8&9-11yrs),p.156 NatureFilmSchoolCamp(6-10yrs),p.158 IceHockeyCamp(6-12yrs),p.153 NatureTales(8-12yrs),p.158 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 OutdoorAdventureCamp(9-13yrs),p.154 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 Ponds,Puddles&Pools(6-8yrs),p.158 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp Tennis&IceSkatingCamp(8-13yrs),p.155 (4-daycamp,12-17yrs),p.161 WeeLittleFarmers(3-5yrs),p.156 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 WingsofWonder(9-11yrs),p.156 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 Week of... June 25-29 Tennis&GolfCamp(9-13yrs),p.155 ArchaeologyCampforChildren(9-13),p.157 Tennis&SoMuchMore!(6-12yrs),p.155 ArchaeologyLeaderTraining(14&up),p.156 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 FishingCamp,Beg.(6/26-29,11-17yrs),p.160 Golf&SoMuchMore!(8-13yrs),p.153 Week of... July 23-27 iHelpCamp(6/26-29,14-17yrs),p.161 ArchaeologyCampforChildren(9-13),p.157 IntheGardenw/Monet..(6-8&9-11yrs.),p.156 DragonfliesforBeg.(7/23-25,18&up),p.162 ExtremeNatureCamp(6-10yrs),p.156 EarthkeepersCamp(6-8yrs),p.159 ForestAcrobats(6-10yrs),p.157 Golf&SoMuchMore!(8-13yrs),p.153 OutdoorAdventureCamp(9-13yrs),p.154 GrowingGreenGardening(6-8yrs),p.158 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 IceHockeyCamp(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 Jr.NaturalistOutdoorAdvent.(10-12yrs),p.159 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 LivingontheLand(6-10yrs),p.159 Tennis&GolfCamp(9-13yrs),p.155 OutdoorAdventureCamp(9-13yrs),p.154 TennisBootCamp(5-12yrs),p.155 Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop(6-10yrs),p.159 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 Week of... July 2-July 6 (no camps 7/4) TennisBootCamp(5-12&9-13yrs),p.155 AmericanGirlCamp(8-11yrs),p.160 WeeLittleNatureExplorers(3-5yrs),p.158 ArchaeologyCampforChildren(9-13),p.157 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 DinosaursRock!(6-8yrs),p.160 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.(8-13yrs),p.153 FireWorksCamp(6-10yrs),p.160 FishingCamp,Advanced(12-17yrs),p.161 NatureTykes(4-5yrs),p.157 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp(8-13yrs),p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!(6-12yrs),p.155 TennisBootCamp(9-13yrs),p.155 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 Week of... July 16-20 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp (4-daycamp,12-17yrs),p.161 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp(8-13yrs),p.155 Tennis&GolfCamp(9-13yrs),p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!(6-12yrs),p.155 WildintheWoods(6-10yrs),p.159 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 Week of... August 6-10 AncientPathways(12-17yrs),p.160 Bookworms(6-10yrs),p.160 Butterflies-MDPied.(8/6-8,18&up),p.162 ButterflyFlutterby(9-11yrs),p.159 ChesapeakeWeek(12-14yrs),p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp(6&up),p.154 Golf&SoMuchMore!(8-13yrs),p.153 NaturallyCreative(6-10yrs),p.160 OutdoorAdventureCamp(9-13yrs),p.154 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 TennisBootCamp(5-12&9-13yrs),p.155 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 ButterflyFlutterby(6-8yrs),p.159 FamilyAdv.Kayak&Canoe(8/13-17,8&up),p.161 Golf&SoMuchMore!(8-13yrs),p.153 Grandparent-ChildNature(8/14-17,6&up),p.161 NatureTykes(4-5yrs),p.157 Parent&ChildNatureArt(8/13-16,4-6yrs),p.161 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic(6&up),p.154 Tennis&GolfCamp(9-13yrs),p.155 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp(8-13yrs),p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!(6-12yrs),p.155 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 Boy Scout Badges at Meadowside Nature Center(MNC),(10-17yrs),p.163 NutsaboutNature(6-8yrs),p.160 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerFunIceSkating,Half-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 SummerSkateboardCamp(6-13yrs),p.154 WeekinthePark(6-12yrs),p.155 Index: Camps by DATE Week of... August 13-17 Week of... August 20-24 Week of... July 30-August 3 BotanicalArtCamp(9-14yrs),p.159 FigureSkatingCamp(7&up),p.154 Golf&SoMuchMore!(8-13yrs),p.153 GreenThumbGardenClub(9-14yrs),p.158 LittleHouseintheBigWoods(6-10yrs),p.159 Nature&ScienceCamp(8-11yrs),p.159 Week of... July 9-13 Montgomery Parks Summer Camp Notes � No camps will be held on July 4 , so all 5-day camps during the week of July 4 will run four days, from July 5-8 (rates are adjusted accordingly). � Please remember to print your ParkPASS confirmation receipt when you register online...it often contains additional information about camp locations, things to bring to camp, and more. � All Camps require a "Day Camp Participant Profile" and "Day Camp Medication Form" to be completed and received at the camp location before camp begins (except where noted). Find both forms on ParkPASS.org, or at the hosting facility. ArchaeologyCampforChildren(9-13),p.157 ExpeditionForce-NWBranch(6-10yrs),p.157 GardenFocus(9-11yrs),p.157 GreenThumbGardenClub(9-11yrs),p.158 iHikeCamp(7/10-13,15-17yrs),p.161 LittleHouseonthePrairie(8-13yrs),p.157 OutdoorAdventureCamp(9-13yrs),p.154 SpinelessWonders(6-10yrs),p.157 SummerFunIceSkating,Full-Day(6-12yrs),p.153 165 Two (2) BabesinthePark,p.156 Seven (7) (cont.) Three (3) BabesinthePark,p.156 Parent&ChildNatureCamp,p.156 WeeLittleFarmers,p.156 WeeLittleNatureExplorers,p.158 Four (4) BabesinthePark,p.156 NatureTykes,p.157 Parent&ChildNatureArtCamp,p.161 Parent&ChildNatureCamp,p.156 WeeLittleFarmers,p.156 WeeLittleNatureExplorers,p.158 Five (5) Index: Camps by AGE BabesinthePark,p.156 NatureTykes,p.157 Parent&ChildNatureArtCamp,p.161 Parent&ChildNatureCamp,p.156 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeeLittleFarmers,p.156 WeeLittleNatureExplorers,p.158 Six (6) AnimalDiscoveryCamp,p.158 Bookworms,p.160 ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 DinosaursRock!p.160 EarthkeepersCamp,p.159 ExpeditionForce-NWBranch,p.157 ExtremeNatureCamp,p.156 FireWorksCamp,p.160 ForestAcrobats,p.157 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GardenImpressionists,p.156 Grandparent-ChildNatureCamp,p.161 GrowingGreenGardening,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 LittleHouseintheBigWoods,p.159 LivingontheLand,p.159 NativeWaysCamp,p.158 NaturallyCreative,p.160 NatureFilmSchoolCamp,p.158 NutsaboutNature,p.160 Parent&ChildNatureArtCamp,p.161 Ponds,Puddles&Pools,p.158 SpinelessWonders,p.157 Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop,p.159 SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 WildintheWoods,p.159 AnimalDiscoveryCamp,p.158 Bookworms,p.160 ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 DinosaursRock!p.160 EarthkeepersCamp,p.159 ExpeditionForce-NWBranch,p.157 ExtremeNatureCamp,p.156 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FireWorksCamp,p.160 ForestAcrobats,p.157 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GardenImpressionists,p.156 Grandparent-ChildNatureCamp,p.161 GrowingGreenGardening,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 LittleHouseintheBigWoods,p.159 LivingontheLand,p.159 NativeWaysCamp,p.158 NaturallyCreative,p.160 NatureFilmSchoolCamp,p.158 NutsaboutNature,p.160 Ponds,Puddles&Pools,p.158 SpinelessWonders,p.157 Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop,p.159 SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 WildintheWoods,p.159 AmericanGirlCamp,p.160 AnimalDiscoveryCamp,p.158 Bookworms,p.160 ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 DinosaursRock!p.160 EarthkeepersCamp,p.159 ExpeditionForce-NWBranch,p.157 ExtremeNatureCamp,p.156 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FireWorksCamp,p.160 ForestAcrobats,p.157 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GardenImpressionists,p.156 Golf&SoMuchMore!,p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.,p.153 Grandparent-ChildNatureCamp,p.161 GrowingGreenGardening,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 LittleHouseintheBigWoods,p.159 LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 LivingontheLand,p.159 NativeWaysCamp,p.158 NaturallyCreative,p.160 Nature&ScienceCamp,p.159 NatureFilmSchoolCamp,p.158 NatureTales(8-12yrs),p.158 NutsaboutNature,p.160 Ponds,Puddles&Pools,p.158 SpinelessWonders,p.157 Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop,p.159 SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 WildintheWoods,p.159 Nine (9) Eight (8) AmericanGirlCamp,p.160 ArchaeologyCampforChildren,p.157 Bookworms,p.160 BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 ExpeditionForce-NWBranch,p.157 ExtremeNatureCamp,p.156 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FireWorksCamp,p.160 ForestAcrobats,p.157 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GardenFocus,p.157 GardenImpressionists,p.156 Golf&SoMuchMore!,p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.,p.153 Grandparent-ChildNatureCamp,p.161 GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 GrowingGreenGardening,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 LittleHouseintheBigWoods,p.159 LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 LivingontheLand,p.159 NativeWaysCamp,p.158 NaturallyCreative,p.160 Nature&ScienceCamp,p.159 NatureFilmSchoolCamp,p.158 NatureTales(8-12yrs),p.158 OutdoorAdventureCamp,p.154 OutdoorRangersCamp,p.156 SpinelessWonders,p.157 Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop,p.159 SpringBreakParkPlayDaysp.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&GolfCamp,p.155 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 WildaboutWater,p.157 WildintheWoods,p.159 WingsofWonderCamp,p.156 AmericanGirlCamp,p.160 ArchaeologyCampforChildren,p.157 Bookworms,p.160 BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 ExpeditionForce-NWBranch,p.157 ExtremeNatureCamp,p.156 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FireWorksCamp,p.160 ForestAcrobats,p.157 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GardenFocus,p.157 GardenImpressionists,p.156 Golf&SoMuchMore!,p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.,p.153 Grandparent-ChildNatureCamp,p.161 GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 Ten (10) Seven (7) 166 MontgomeryParks.org Ten (10) (cont.) GrowingGreenGardening,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 Jr.NaturalistOutdoorAdventures,p.159 LittleHouseintheBigWoods,p.159 LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 LivingontheLand,p.159 NativeWaysCamp,p.158 NaturallyCreative,p.160 Nature&ScienceCamp,p.159 NatureFilmSchoolCamp,p.158 NatureTales(8-12yrs),p.158 OutdoorAdventureCamp,p.154 OutdoorRangersCamp,p.156 SpinelessWonders,p.157 Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop,p.159 SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&GolfCamp,p.155 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 WildaboutWater,p.157 WildintheWoods,p.159 WingsofWonderCamp,p.156 AmericanGirlCamp,p.160 ArchaeologyCampforChildren,p.157 BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 BoyScoutBadgesatBNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GardenFocus,p.157 GardenImpressionists,p.156 Golf&SoMuchMore!,p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.,p.153 Grandparent-ChildNatureCamp,p.161 GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 GrowingGreenGardening,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 Jr.NaturalistOutdoorAdventures,p.159 LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 Nature&ScienceCamp,p.159 NatureTales(8-12yrs),p.158 OutdoorAdventureCamp,p.154 OutdoorRangersCamp,p.156 SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&GolfCamp,p.155 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 WildaboutWater,p.157 WingsofWonderCamp,p.156 AncientPathways,p.160 ArchaeologyCampforChildren,p.157 BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 ChesapeakeWeek,p.161 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 FishingCamp,Advanced,p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 Golf&SoMuchMore!,p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.,p.153 GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 IceHockeyCamp,p.153 Jr.NaturalistOutdoorAdventures,p.159 LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 NatureTales(8-12yrs),p.158 OutdoorAdventureCamp,p.154 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 SummerFunIceSkating,Full/Half-Day,p.153 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&GolfCamp,p.155 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 TennisBootCamp,p.155 WeekinthePark,p.155 AncientPathways,p.160 ArchaeologyCampforChildren,p.157 BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 ChesapeakeWeek,p.161 Counselor-in-TrainingCamp,p.158 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 FishingCamp,Advanced,p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 Golf&SoMuchMore!,p.153 GolfCamp,Beginner/Interm.,p.153 GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 OutdoorAdventureCamp,p.154 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Tennis&GolfCamp,p.155 Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 TennisBootCamp(9-13yrs),p.155 AncientPathways,p.160 ArchaeologyLeaderTraining,p.156 BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 ChesapeakeWeek,p.161 Counselor-in-TrainingCamp,p.158 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 Twelve (12) Fourteen (14) (cont.) FishingCamp,Advanced,p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 iHelpCamp,p.161 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 AncientPathways,p.160 ArchaeologyLeaderTraining,p.156 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 Counselor-in-TrainingCamp,p.158 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 FishingCamp,Advanced,p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 iHelpCamp,p.161 iHikeCamp,p.161 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 AncientPathways,p.160 ArchaeologyLeaderTraining,p.156 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 FishingCamp,Advanced,p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 iHelpCamp,p.161 iHikeCamp,p.161 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Fifteen (15) Index: Camps by AGE Sixteen (16) Eleven (11) Thirteen (13) Seventeen (17) AncientPathways,p.160 ArchaeologyLeaderTraining,p.156 BoyScoutBadges@BNC,p.163 BoyScoutBadges@MNC,p.163 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 FishingCamp,Beginner,p.160 FishingCamp,Advanced,p.161 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 iHelpCamp,p.161 iHikeCamp,p.161 RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Eighteen & up (18) Fourteen (14) ArchaeologyLeaderTraining,p.156 ButterfliesoftheMarylandPiedmont,p.162 DragonfliesforBeginners,p.162 FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 167 Agricultural History Farm Park 18400MuncasterRd.,Derwood,MD20855 301-670-4661�www.AgHistoryFarm.org � LittleHouseonthePrairieCamp,p.157 � WeeLittleFarmers,p.156 Please send all correspondence and forms to Meadowside Nature Center for these camps. Cabin John Ice Rink PP Needwood Mansion RockCreekRegionalPark�301-840-5848 6700NeedwoodRd,.Derwood,MD20855 For information on registration and programs at Needwood Mansion, please contact Meadowside Nature Center at 301-258-4030. 10610WestlakeDrive,Rockville,MD20852 301-765-8620�301-469-6196fax www.CabinJohnIce.com � Freestyle(IceSkating)Camp,p.154 � IceHockeyCamp,p.153 � SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 � SummerFunIceSkatingCamp,p.153 � SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 Black Hill Visitor Center 20926LakeRidgeDr.,Boyds,MD20841 301-916-0220�301-515-9520fax www.BlackHillNature.org � AdvancedFishingCamp,p.161 � AncientPathways,p.160 � BabesintheParkCamp,p.156 � BeginningFishingCamp,p.160 � ButterfliesoftheMDPiedmont,p.162 � DragonfliesforBeginners,p.162 (meets at Brookside Gardens) � Archaeology Leader Training WorkshopforTeens,p.156 � ArchaeologyCampforChildren,p.157 Cabin John Regional Park 10610WestlakeDrive,Rockville,MD20852 Call301-495-2527withquestions. � OutdoorAdventureCamp,p.154 � Tennis&IceSkatingCamp,p.155 Please bring your paperwork with you the first day of camp (please don't send it earlier). See the individual camp listings for your meeting place in the park for these two camps, and additional important details. Olney Manor Skate Park PP OlneyManorRecreationalPark 16601GeorgiaAvenue,Olney,MD20832 Call301-905-3095withquestions. www.OlneyManorSkate.com � SummerInlineSkatingCamp,p.154 � SummerSkateboardCamp,p.154 Please bring your paperwork with you the first day of camp (please don't send it earlier). See the individual camp listings for additional important details. � EarthkeepersCamp,p.159 � FamilyAdventuresKayak&Canoe,p.161 � NutsAboutNature,p.160 Locust Grove Nature Center PP � OutdoorRangersCamp,p.156 � RiverAdventuresKayakCamp,p.161 CabinJohnRegionalPark � WildAboutWater,p.157 7777DemocracyBlvd.,Bethesda,MD20817 301-765-8660�301-469-0759fax www.LocustGroveNature.org PP Brookside Gardens 1800GlenallanAve.,Wheaton,MD20902 301-962-1400�301-962-7878fax www.BrooksideGardens.org � Bookworms,p.160 � DinosaursRock!p.160 � ExtremeNatureCamp,p.156 � LivingontheLand,p.159 � NatureFilmSchoolCamp,p.158 � NatureTykes,p.157 � SpinelessWonders,p.157 � WildintheWoods,p.159 Pauline Betz Addie Tennis Center PP CabinJohnRegionalPark 7801DemocracyBlvd.,Bethesda,MD20817 301-765-8650�301-365-7572fax www.CabinJohnTennis.com � Tennis&GolfCamp,p.155 � TennisBootCamp,p.155 � BotanicalArtCamp,p.159 � ButterflyFlutterby,p.159 � DragonfliesforBeginners,p.162* � GardenFocusp.157 � GardenImpressionists,p.156 � GreenThumbGardenClub,p.158 Meadowside Nature Center PP � GrowingGreenGardeningCamp,p.158 � IntheGardenw/Monet&Mozart,p.156 RockCreekRegionalPark * Please direct all inquiries and correspondence 5100MeadowsideLane,Rockville,MD20855 301-258-4030�301-924-1034fax for this course to Black Hill Visitor Center. www.MeadowsideNature.org S. Germantown Driving Range PP SouthGermantownRecreationalPark 18056CentralParkCircle,Boyds,MD20841 301-601-3580�www.SGDrivingRange.com � Beginner/IntermediateGolfCamp,p.153 � Golf&SoMuchMore!p.153 Wheaton Ice Arena PP Brookside Nature Center PP 1400GlenallanAve.,Wheaton,MD20902 301-962-1480�301-962-8476fax www.BrooksideNature.org � BoyScoutMeritBadges,p.163 � Counselor-in-TrainingCamp,p.158 � ExpeditionForce-NWBranch,p.157 � FireWorksCamp,p.160 � ForestAcrobats,p.157 � LittleHouseintheBigWoods,p.159 � NativeWaysCamp,p.158 � NatureTales,p.158 � NaturallyCreative,p.160 � Parent&ChildNatureArtCamp,p.161 � Parent&ChildNatureCamp,p.156 � Splish,Splash,Drip,Drop,p.159 � AmericanGirlCamp,p.160 � AnimalDiscoveryCamp,p.158 � BoyScoutMeritBadges,p.163 � ChesapeakeWeek,p.161 � Grandparent-Grandchild NatureCamp,p.161 � iHelpCamp,p.161 � iHikeCamp,p.161 � JuniorNaturalistOutdoor AdventuresCamp,p.159 � LittleHouseonthePrairie,p.157 (meets at Ag History Farm Park) � Nature&ScienceCamp,p.159 � Ponds,Puddles&Pools,p.158 � WeeLittleFarmers,p.156 (meets at Ag History Farm Park) � WeeLittleNatureExplorers,p.158 � WingsofWonderCamp,p.156 11717OrebaughAve.,Wheaton,MD20902 301-905-3000�www.WheatonIceArena.com � FigureSkatingCamp,p.154 � IceHockeyCamp,p.153 � SpringBreakParkPlayDays,p.162 � SpringWeekinthePark,p.162 � SynchronizedSkatingClinic,p.154 � WeekinthePark,p.155 Wheaton Indoor Tennis PP 11715OrebaughAve.,Wheaton,MD20902 301-905-3030�301-649-1576fax www.WheatonTennis.com � Tennis&SoMuchMore!p.155 � TennisBootCamp,p.155 168 PP =ParkPASSregistrationsite "LOCATION" =Wherecampmeetsatstarttime.Pleasereadcamp descriptionscarefullyfordetailsonwheretocallandsubmitpaperworkwhenthehostingfacilityisdifferentthanthecamplocation. in the icnic P Reserve a picnic shelter for your next party! Convenient Locations Scenic Settings Affordable Rates rks! Pa birthday parties | reunions | graduation celebrations | team banquets Book Online 24/7 at ParkPermits.org 301-495-2525 169 Registration Information Montgomery County Recreation Four Ways to Register RecWeb Online registration at 8 recweb.montgomerycountymd.gov. Fax 7 240-777-6818be paid by VISA Faxed registrations must Payment Information � Full payment must be made at time of registration. Do not submit registrations and/ � Non-county residents must pay an additional $15.00 per participant per activity. � Make checks and money orders payable to MCRD. Checks and money orders must include or payments to the instructor at the program. Mail - or drop off in person JFull Service Recreation Montgomery County Attention: Registrar 4010 Randolph Road Silver Spring, MD 20902-1099 Phone: 240-777-6840 Monday-Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm or MasterCard. Due to high volume, we are unable to confirm receipt of faxes. To avoid duplication, do not mail your original form. name, address, home and work telephone numbers, driver's license number, and participant's full name. VISA or MasterCard payments are accepted. Registration form must include correct credit card number, expiration date, authorized signature, and authorized amount. � The next opportunity to apply for financial assistance is June 18, 2012; however, it will not be available to use until July 1, 2012. Financial assistance will then be available to county residents who are recipients of assistance from other Montgomery County agencies. Eligibility is based on proof of that assistance. On June 18th, financial assistance application forms will be made available. You may obtain an application by going online at www.montgomerycountymd.gov/rec, calling 240-777-6840, or visiting any recreation office, community center, or swim center. � The Department of Recreation reserves the right to pursue all available options to collect any funds owed as the result of a dishonored check or credit card, charges incurred due to unsubstantiated credit card disputes, or any outstanding debt. If your check is returned unpaid, your account will be debited electronically for the original check amount and electronically or via paper for the state's maximum allowable service fee. Payment by check constitutes authorization of these transactions. You may revoke your authorization by calling 800-666-5222 ext. 2 to arrange payment due for any outstanding checks and service fees due. Withdrawal and Refund Guidelines County Recreation (MCR) holds programs in Department community, senior and aquatic centers, public schools, park facilities and private facilities. The cancellation of MCRD scheduled programs is determined by the Community Use of Public Facilities (CUPF) and is announced on WTOP FM 103.5 and AM 820 and WMAL AM 630. Weekdays and weekends when schools community activities are closed due to weather conditions or other emergencies all programs are cancelled, regardless of facility. Announcements will be made on the radio stations noted above. Community centers and Aquatic centers will open for drop-in activities as conditions permit. Please call the centers directly for information. The MCRD program message line is 240-777-6889. This recording will be updated regarding cancellations for MCRD classes, activities and sports programs. Cancellation Policy: Montgomery The withdrawal and refund policy pertains to all Recreation Department programs unless otherwise noted in the program description or facility rental agreement. Withdrawal Request Received: Submit a Written Request: Withdrawal Fee Charged: Mail: MCRD, Attention Refund Request No Fee Eight (8) days or more before the start 4010 Randolph Road, Silver Spring, MD 20902 date of the program... Fax: 240-777-6818 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Online: recweb.montgomerycountymd.gov Seven (7) days or less before the start By mail, fax, or e-mail. $20 Fee per Online withdrawal not available program date of the program... On or after the start date of By mail, fax, or e-mail. $20 Fee per the program... Online withdrawal not available. program plus a prorated charge for the number of classes that have met. No requests will be considered. No Refund After the last scheduled date of the program... If the Department cancels a program, changes a location or time and you cannot attend, or the program is full, you will receive a full credit to your Recreation Department account or a refund. Your written request must include the participant's name, payer's name, address, phone number, course number, and reason for withdrawal. All credits will be posted to your Recreation Department account unless a refund is specifically requested. All refunds will be issued to the payer in the same form (check or charge) as the payment was received. Refunds will be processed within 2-3 weeks of receipt of your written request. 170 MCR Registration Information Don't Be Confused! Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery County Parks are two separate agencies, with separate customer records, course enrollment guidelines, etc. But we publish this catalog together, so that you can get information about all the great Montgomery County courses in one handy Program Guide. � The Guide is color-coded for ease of use: RECREATION courses are on the YELLOW pages. PARKS courses are on the GREEN tabbed pages. � The Guide's registration form is also color-coded: RECREATION = YELLOW, PARKS = GREEN YELLOW = Recreation MontgoMery County GREEN = Want to enroll in a PARKS course? Read the registration information on page 170, then fill out the YELLOW section of the registration form. Want to enroll in a RECREATION course? Read the registration information on page 169, then fill out the GREEN section of the registration form. Want to enroll in BOTH a RECREATION course and a PARKS course? 1. Make a copy of the registration form. 2. Fill out the GREEN section for the PARKS course and mail or bring it to the appropriate Parks facility with your payment (see page 169 for details). 3. Fill out the YELLOW section for the RECREATION course, and fax, mail, or bring the form to the appropriate Recreation location (see page 170 for details). Got a question? Call us! 240-777-6840 RECREATION 301-495-2580 PARKS 171 Recreation Registration Form Main Contact (18 Years +) Last Name Birth Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Street Address Home Phone Work Phone Gender City Cell Phone First Name Email State ZIP Payer Information (If different than Main Contact) Last Name Home Phone Street Address City First Name Email State ZIP Please check if this is a new address/ phone/email. Class/Activity Number Participant's Name (Last, First) Birth Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Gender (M/F) Title Location Fee Check or Money Order (payable to MCRD) VISA MasterCard Cardholder Name (print) Signature Non-County Residents include an additional $15 per participant, per activity. Number Date Exp. Program Fee Total Online: recweb.montgomerycountymd.gov Mail to: MCRD, attn: Registrar, 4010 Randolph Road, Silver Spring, MD 20902 For registration assistance, please call (240) 777-6840. FAX to: (240) 777-6818 (Credit Card Payment Only) The participant assumes all risks associated with participation in the program; the County assumes no liability for injury or damages arising from participation in the program. Due to the strenuous nature of some activities, the County encourages each participant to consult his or her physician concerning fitness to participate in the program. The participant consents to emergency treatment. The participant also consents to the County's use of the participant's image and likeness as shown in any photographs, videotapes, motion picture film, or electronic images and any audio recordings made of the participant's voice in whatever way the County desires, including television print and Internet websites. Furthermore, the participant consents that such photographs, films, recordings, electronic images shall be the sole property of the County. If the participant is a minor, the parent of guardian approves his or her participation in the program. Neither the instructor nor any staff are responsible for children prior to or after scheduled program. Participant or Parent/Guardian Signature Date Parks Registration Form First Name Gender City Work Phone Cell Phone Email State ZIP Main Contact Last Name Birth Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Street Address Home Phone Payer Information (If different than Main Contact; no third-party payments or credit cards, please) Last Name Home Phone Street Address City First Name Email State ZIP Please check if this is a new address/ phone/email. Class/Activity Number Participant's Name (Last, First) Birth Date (mm/dd/yyyy) Gender (M/F) Title Location Fee Program Fee Total Save time and money! Register online at ParkPASS.org. To register for a Parks class using this form, fill in the Parks section completely, make your check or money order payable to M-NCPPC, and mail or bring both to the ParkPASS facility offering the course(s) you'd like to take. See the Parks Directory in this Guide for facility locations, or visit www.MontgomeryParks.org for more information. For help with Parks courses or registration, call us at (301) 495-2580 M-F, 10am-2pm. The participant assumes all risks associated with participation in the program; Montgomery Parks/M-NCPPC assumes no liability for injury or damages arising from participation in the program. Due to the strenuous nature of some activities, Montgomery Parks/M-NCPPC encourages each participant to consult his or her physician concerning fitness to participate in the program. The participant consents to emergency treatment. The participant also consents to Montgomery Parks/M-NCPPC's use of the participant's image and likeness as shown in any photographs, videotapes, motion picture film, or electronic images and any audio recordings made of the participant's voice in whatever way Montgomery Parks/M-NCPPC desires, including television print and Internet websites. Furthermore, the participant consents that such photographs, films, recordings, electronic images shall be the sole property of Montgomery Parks/M-NCPPC. If the participant is a minor, the parent of guardian approves his or her participation in the program. Neither the instructor nor any staff are responsible for children prior to or after scheduled program. Participant or Parent/Guardian Signature Date Save your parks Become a friend. Show your support and Become a Friend TODAY! Visit www.montgomeryparksfoundation.org to see this year's members-only opportunities. Join now, basic membership is just $35! Name Street Address City, State, Zip Email Phone Circle: Cell Home Work To become a Friend or make a donation by credit card, visit our secure website at: MontgomeryParks Foundation.org/donate or find us with your smart phone! Yes, I want to be a Friend! You'll find my check for $35 enclosed. I'd like to add an additional donation of $ . Mail checks payable to: Montgomery Parks Foundation 9500 Brunett Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20901 � 301-495-2490 Montgomery County Recreation 4010 Randolph Road Silver Spring, MD 20902 PRSRT STD US Postage Paid Rockville, MD Permit No.138 or current resident White Oak Community Recreation Center Climbing wall 2 Playgrounds Located at 1700 April Lane, this 46,000 square foot center offers: � A state-of-the art exercise room � A large social hall with patio and full kitchen � A game room � A community lounge � A conference room � A classroom � An art room � A ceramics room complete with kilns � A full size gymnasium � And most exciting, White Oak has an auxiliary gymnasium featuring a climbing wall! Opening this Spring! For more information, visit us at montgomerycountymd.gov/rec. White Oak also has spectacular exterior features, including: � Amultipurposefield which can be used for soccer and lacrosse � A basketball court � Two outside playgrounds � And a "skate spot" with ramps and other features to challenge skaters and skateboarders Programs will begin this summer!