Peninsula Park Community Center Winter 2014 Catalog
A catalog of classes, programs and events at Peninsula Park Community Center.
Portland Parks & Recreation Sports Camps Basketball - Team Play Little Tykes age: 4-6 Join in an original American sport! Develop strength, coordination & ball skills while improving your individual abilities. Focus on sportsmanship, cooperative play, safety & participation. 411509 M,Th,F 9:30-12pm Classes: 3 12/23-12/27 $24 Art & Dance Camps (continued) Fairy Tales – A Christmas Carol age: 4-6 Open the gates to enchantment & wonder while acting out favorite fairy tales & nursery rhymes. Young actors use their imaginations while developing new creative abilities, self-confidence & cooperation. An excellent way to introduce young children to theatrical play. 411532 M,Th,F 9:30-12pm Classes: 3 12/23-12/27 $24 Soccer - Start Kicking Camp age: 4-6 Develop your motor skills for dribbling, trapping & kicking with an emphasis on ball control. Basics are introduced using games, obstacles & mini-matches. Increase self-esteem & build a love for the game in a non-competitive environment with emphasis on cooperation & participation. 411528 M,Th,F 9:30-12pm Classes: 3 12/30-1/3 $24 Circus Arts age: 7-12 Ever wonder what it’s like to be performing under the ‘Big Top’? Explore the tricks & expertise of circus acrobats! Gain strength through tumbling, bending & balancing while increasing flexibility, coordination & endurance. Develop skills such as handstands, cartwheels, bridges & splits! A unique opportunity! 411484 M,Th,F 9-1pm 411496 M,Th,F 1-5pm Classes: 3 Classes: 3 12/23-12/27 $36 12/30-1/3 $36 Basketball - Building Skills Camp age: 7-12 Sharpen your basketball skills. Learn important individual & team skills like dribbling, passing, shooting, rebounding & defending. We strive to provide a safe & fun environment which promotes sportsmanship, fair play & a solid understanding of the game. 411502 M,Th,F 1-5pm Classes: 3 12/23-12/27 $36 Soccer Moves age: 7-12 Work on strategic fundamentals of attack, defense, goal tending & ball handling. Focus on tactical play, footwork, & drills while increasing your knowledge & capabilities. Score more goals! 411529 M,Th,F 1-5pm Classes: 3 12/30-1/3 $36 Art & Dance Camps Dance, Art & Me! age: 4-6 Turn & Twirl! Paint & Splatter! Try out movement forms PLUS make art, in the ultimate creative experience. Develop self-expression & social skills, nourish your imagination & sense of rhythm in a kaleidoscope of visual & kinetic experiences. 411524 M,Th,F 9:30-12pm Classes: 3 12/30-1/3 $24 Theatre Camp - Bits & Pieces Of The Classics A Christmas Carol age: 7-14 Using Shakespeare, Dickens, O’Neil, Sophocles & other writers, participants develop acting skills & enhance their self confidence, working on monologues & scenes to create a performance piece. 411536 M,Th,F 1-5pm Classes: 3 12/23-12/27 $36 Tumbling & Acrobatics Adventure age: 4-6 Spring into action! Increase body awareness, balance, strength, flexibility & spatial awareness. Partner exercises may include handstands, standing on another’s shoulders & other stunts. Improve your agility & balance while developing life long friendships. 411526 M,Th,F 1-3:30pm 411527 M,Th,F 9:30-12pm Classes: 3 Classes: 3 12/23-12/27 $24 12/30-1/3 $24 Dance & Art Together! age: 7-12 The ultimate in a creative camp! Sample ballet, jazz & creative movement while exploring a variety art mediums such as paint, clay & fabric. Grow creatively as a visual artist while getting a workout through rhythms & steps. 411514 M,Th,F 1-5pm Classes: 3 12/30-1/3 $36 Register On-Line at www.PortlandParks.org 19