City of San José Emma Prusch Farm Park - 2014 Summer Community Center Brochure
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Register Online www.sanjoseca.gov/prns EMMA PRUSCH FARM PARK EARLY CHILDHOOD RECREATION Please consider the following policies and requirements before registering for an ECR class offered by the City of San José Parents help to provide snack 1-2 times during the session, talk to instructor for details. Non-registered children are not allowed in the class at any time. Please make arrangements for siblings on your participation day. A birth certificate may be requested for age confirmations. Participants must be toilet trained by first day of program. (with the exception of the Time for Tots class) The City of San José, Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services provide recreational programs ONLY and not licensed childcare. TIME FOR TWO’S & THREE’S AT THE FARM THE HATCHERY (KINDER TOT AND TINY TOT) This program is a wonderful exploration for two and three year olds. The class will focus on socialization and learning through play. Children will have free choice of activities, including feeding the farm animals. Some activities may be messy, so wear your grubbies! Only enrolled children may attend. Price includes parent and one child only. NO SIBLINGS. NO EXCEPTIONS. This program is an opportunity to introduce preschoolers to farm life and animals. Activities will include caring for farm animals, songs, stories, crafts, garden fun and games to develop socialization skills, eye-hand coordination and motor skills. Your child will also learn alphabet sounds, shapes, and colors. Participants must be toilet trained. Course # 420.1.0305 420.1.0306 420.1.0307 420.1.0308 Time 9:30am-11:30am 9:30am-11:30am 9:30am-11:30am 9:30am-11:30am Date Day 6/10-7/3 Tu, W, Th 7/15-8/7 Tu, W, Th Sa 8/9-9/20 8/19-9/11 Tu, W, Th Ages 2-3 2-3 2-3 2-3 Mtg Instructor Res NRes 12 Mays $158 $166 12 Mays $158 $166 6 Mays $79 $87 12 Mays $158 $166 Course # Time Date Day Ages Mtg Instructor Res NRes 420.1.0300 9:30am-12:00pm 6/30-8/15 M-F 3-4 34 Staff $332 $340 420.1.0301 12:30pm-3:00pm 6/30-8/15 M-F 4-5 34 Staff $332 $340 ARTS & CRAFTS DANCE MOMMY/DADDY & ME ART CLASS AT THE FARM HIP HOP Share creative moments with your toddler as we create unique artwork that any parent would be proud of. You and your child will enjoy letting loose in a fun filled creative environment at the farm. Kids will have the opportunity to draw farm animals. This is a parent/child participation class. All materials are included. High-energy dance classes provide hours of fun while promoting teamwork and improving coordination, stamina and overall fitness. Dance steps are introduced slowly in easy to understand language. As students sharpen their moves and refine footwork, choreography is introduced. Instruction is broken down to simplify the learning process, thereby helping to instill confidence in all dancers. Program culminates with an exciting costumed presentation. Course # Time Date 420.1.0100 12:00pm-1:30pm 8/9-9/20 Day Sa Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes 2-3 4 Mays $73 $77 Course # Time Date 420.1.0200 11:10am-12:10pm 7/12-8/23 Day Ages Mtg Instructor Res NRes Sa 5-10 6 CLAP $75 $83 TAP/BALLET This tap/ballet class introduces children to the basics of both ballet and tap, combining creative movement, grace and balance. Students learn basic steps such as shuffles, rhythm exercises, and springs and elementary ballet including plies, tendus, passes, and the basic ballet positions. Wear dance attire and bring tap and ballet shoes. Parents may stay for the first 10 min of class and are invited back at the end of program for a class demonstration. Course # Time Date 420.1.0202 9:15am-10:00am 7/12-8/23 420.1.0203 10:05am-11:05am 7/12-8/23 Pg. 2 Day Sa Sa Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes 3-5 6 CLAP $75 $83 5-10 6 CLAP $75 $83 Register Online www.sanjoseca.gov/prns EMMA PRUSCH FARM PARK ENRICHMENT/EDUCATION SPECIALTY CLASSES MATH MENTORING FARM ART Math Tutoring will give your child the confidence needed to succeed and a helping hand to develop skills. Students must bring in their math homework, math book, and their own Come on out to the Emma Prusch Farm and get creative! Students in the Farm Art class will get their inspiration from the farm. We will explore the park and gather materials for making barnyard murals, sun prints, leaf rubbings and more. Join us and get ready to have fun and create farm art! Course # Time 420.1.0400 3:30pm-4:30pm 420.2.0401 3:30pm-4:30pm 420.3.0402 3:30pm-4:30pm Date 7/1-7/17 7/22-8/7 8/12-8/28 Day Ages Tu, Th 5-13 Tu, Th 5-13 Tu, Th 5-13 Mtg Instructor Res NRes 6 Mays $75 $79 6 Mays $75 $79 6 Mays $75 $79 Course # Time 420.4.0703 11:00am-12:00pm Date 4/12 Day Sa Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes 3+ 1 Bolger $10 $14 READING REMEDIES FEED THE FARM ANIMALS Reading Remedies is designed to improve your child's vocabulary, spelling and reading comprehension. Parents will need to provide reading materials requested by the instructor. Please bring pencil and lined paper to each class. Kids will have the opportunity to assist park staff in feeding the ducks, goats, chickens, rabbits, geese, sheep and miniature pigs. Course # Time 420.1.0403 4:30pm-5:30pm 420.1.0404 4:30pm-5:30pm 420.1.0405 4:30pm-5:30pm Date 7/1-7/17 7/22-8/7 8/12-8/28 Day Ages Tu, Th 5-13 Tu, Th 5-13 Tu, Th 5-13 Mtg Instructor Res NRes 6 Mays $75 $79 6 Mays $75 $79 6 Mays $75 $79 Course # Time 420.1.0703 9:00am-10:00am Date 8/9 Day Sa Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes 3+ 1 Bolger $10 $14 SPECIALTY CLASSES BREAD MAKING BASICS Come learn the basics of bread making at Emma Prusch farm. Participants will learn how to make flat bread, pretzels and homemade pizza dough. Recipes and sour dough starter will be available to take home. Join us at the farm! All materials will be provided. Course # Time 420.1.0700 9:30am-11:00am Date 8/23 Day Ages Mtg Instructor Res NRes Sa 15+ 1 Bolger $27 $31 PIZZA A LA PRUSCH Come out to Alum Rock Park for a fun filled family evening. Activities include a night hike, star gazing, campfire, marshmallow roasting, story-telling, campfire songs, and a whole lot more fun. *PLEASE NOTE: This program will meet at Alum Rock Park. This class will demonstrate how pizza is made from the dough up. Participants will practice kneading and tossing pizza dough, as well as learning how to make various sauces. Participants will also have the opportunity to take home a dough ball and fresh vegetables from the garden in order to create a pizza masterpiece at home. The class will conclude with a fresh pizza lunch. Course # Time 311.1.0700 6:30pm-8:30pm Course # Time 420.1.0704 10:00am-12:00pm ALUM ROCK CAMPFIRE Date 8/16 Day Sa Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes 4+ 1 Bolger $25 $29 Date 7/19 Day Sa Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes 5+ 1 Bolger $28 $32 CHEESE MAKING CLASS Learn the basics of cheese making with this fun and exciting class! Participants will make fresh farmhouse cheese and have the opportunity to sample other freshly made dairy products. Join us at the farm and prepare to get cheesy! All materials will be provided. Course # Time 420.1.0701 9:30am-11:00am Date 7/12 Day Ages Mtg Instructor Res NRes Sa 5+ 1 Bolger $27 $31 ALUM ROCK NATURE ART Join the Alum Rock Park Naturalist and create wonderful works of art using natural objects found throughout the park. Participants will have the opportunity to make sun prints, leaf murals and mud paints. Course # Time 311.1.0701 11:00am-12:00pm Date 7/26 Day Age Mtg Instructor Res NRes Sa 5-12 1 Bolger $15 $19 Pg. 3 Register at Emma Prusch Park or Online at www.sanjoseca.gov/prns/register/ Se Puede Registrar en el Parque Emma Prusch o por computadora a www.sanjoseca.gov/prns/register/ Ages Days Dates Times Mtgs. Cost/o Camp/o # Camp Name / Nombre de Campo Edades Días Fechas Horas Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 1 420.1.1000 5-13 M-F 6/9-6/13 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 5 $139 420.1.1075 AM Extended Care Week 1 5-13 M-F 6/9-6/13 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 5 $25 420.1.1076 PM Extended Care Week 1 5-13 M-F 6/9-6/13 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 5 $30 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 2 420.1.1003 5-13 M-F 6/16-6/20 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 5 $139 420.1.1077 AM Extended Care Week 2 5-13 M-F 6/16-6/20 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 5 $25 420.1.1078 PM Extended Care Week 2 5-13 M-F 6/16-6/20 4:00 AM-6:00PM 5 $30 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 3 420.1.1006 5-13 M-F 6/23-6/27 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 5 $139 420.1.1079 AM Extended Care Week 3 5-13 M-F 6/23-6/27 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 5 $25 420.1.1080 5-13 M-F 6/23-6/27 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 5 $30 PM Extended Care Week 3 Ages Days Dates Times Camp/o # Camp Name / Nombre de Campo Mtgs. Cost/o Edades Días Fechas Horas 5-13 M-Th 6/30-7/3 9:00 AM-4:00 PM $109 420.1.1009 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 4 4 5-13 M-Th 6/30-7/3 7:30 AM-9:00 AM $20 420.1.1081 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 4 4 420.1.1082 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 4 5-13 M-Th 6/30-7/3 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 4 $25 5-13 M-F 7/7-7/11 9:00 AM-4:00 PM $139 420.1.1012 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 5 5 420.1.1083 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 5 5-13 M-F 7/7-7/11 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 5 $25 420.1.1084 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 5 5-13 M-F 7/7-7/11 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 5 $30 311.1.1140 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 1 5-13 M-F 7/7-7/11 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 5 $139 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 1 AM Care 5-13 M-F 7/7-7/11 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 5 $25 311.1.1075 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 1 PM Care 5-13 M-F 7/7-7/11 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 5 $30 311.1.1076 420.1.1015 5-13 M-F 7/14-7/18 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 5 $139 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 6 420.1.1085 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 6 5-13 M-F 7/14-7/18 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 5 $25 420.1.1086 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 6 5-13 M-F 7/14-7/18 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 5 $30 311.1.1143 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 2 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 2 AM Care 311.1.1077 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 2 PM Care 311.1.1078 420.1.1018 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 7 420.1.1087 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 7 420.1.1088 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 7 311.1.1146 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 3 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 3 AM Care 311.1.1079 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 3 PM Care 311.1.1080 420.1.1021 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 8 420.1.1089 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 8 420.1.1090 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 8 311.1.1149 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 4 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 4 AM Care 311.1.1081 Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp Week 4 PM Care 311.1.1082 420.1.1070 Princess Ballerina Camp– Preschool 420.1.1071 Princess Ballerina Camp Camp/o # Camp Name / Nombre de Campo Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 9 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 9 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 9 Prusch Farm Summer Camp Week 10 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 10 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 10 Prusch Summer Camp Week 11 Prusch Farm AM Extended Care Week 11 Prusch Farm PM Extended Care Week 11 420.1.1024 420.1.1091 420.1.1092 420.1.1027 420.1.1093 420.1.1094 420.1.1030 420.1.1095 420.1.1096 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 3-5 Tu-F 6-9 Tu-F Ages Days Edades Días 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 5-13 M-F 7/14-7/18 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 5 $139 7/14-7/18 7/14-7/18 7/21-7/25 7/21-7/25 7/21-7/25 7/21-7/25 7/21-7/25 7/21-7/25 7/28-8/1 7/28-8/1 7/28-8/1 7/28-8/1 7/28-8/1 7/28-8/1 7/29-8/1 7/29-8/1 Dates Fechas 8/4-8/8 8/4-8/8 8/4-8/8 8/11-8/15 8/11-8/15 8/11-8/15 8/18-8/22 8/18-8/22 8/18-8/22 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 3:35 PM-4:35 PM 1:30 PM-3:30 PM Times Horas 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 AM-6:00PM 9:00 AM-4:00 PM 7:30 AM-9:00 AM 4:00 PM-6:00 PM 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 $25 $30 $139 $25 $30 $139 $25 $30 $139 $25 $30 $139 $25 $30 $53 $102 Mtgs. Cost/o 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 $139 $25 $30 $139 $25 $30 $139 $25 $30 to experience Each day campers will help take care of Emma Prusch Farm Summer Camp- This unique summer camp offers kids the opportunity life on the farm. Emma’s animals, grow and we harvest vegetables, play games and accomplish craft activities. Campers will go on a fantastic field trip on Thursdays, and Fridays will end the week with our farm celebration BBQ. Join us for some good ole fun down Emma’s Farm! Alum Rock Park Adventure Camp– Spend your summer at Alum Rock Park! This four week summer camp will take place 9-4 Monday thru Friday (AM and PM extended care available). Activities will include games, crafts, nature hikes, cooking, and a whole lot of fun! Join us for some adventure at the beautiful Alum Rock Park. Register Online www.sanjoseca.gov/prns EMMA PRUSCH FARM PARK EMMA PRUSCH FARM PARK LEISURE CLASS POLICIES TRANSFER POLICY Our method of registration is designed to offer equal access to all San Jose residents. Customers can register for any class at any PRNS facility. The City cannot offer guarantee participation from one session to the next. All online, walk-in, mailed-in, faxed, dropped-off registration will be treated in the same manner. San Jose residents will be given first priority to register. Registration forms will be processed in the order received. Registration will be accepted until the second class meeting if the course is still available. Courses are unavailable when filled to capacity or cancelled due to insufficient enrollment. If the course you request is full, you will be registered for your second choice or placed on a wait list. Please be prompt when dropping off or picking up your child from his/her class. Children may arrive to class no earlier than the scheduled class or activity time. Children who arrive late to a class or activity should enter quietly and join in the activity. If a class instructor is absent, a make-up class will be added to the end of the session. Refund requests need to be made in writing and submitted to any PRNS facility or by emailing your request to: SJRegistration@sanjoseca.gov Refunds will be given for class cancellations received in writing by the City at least 14 calendar days prior to the start of the program/class. There will be a $10 refund processing fee for EACH activity. It may not be possible to refund the class materials charged by the instructor. When the class fee is paid by cash or check, a refund confirmation will be sent by email. A refund check will follow 2-3 weeks after the refund confirmation. Credit card refunds will be credited back to the original credit card account within one week of the City’s receipt of refund request. Transfer requests need to be made two weeks prior to the start of the class in writing and submitted to any PRNS facility or by emailing your request to : SJRegistration@sanjoseca.gov Transfers may not ne done online. MINIMUM ENROLLMENT/CLASS CANCELLATION The City of San Jose Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services reserves the right to cancel any class or activity that does not meet a set minimum enrollment. Please register early to avoid class cancellations. We will make every effort to notify you at least five days prior to the scheduled course starting date. Please do not purchase supplies until five days prior to the start of the class. If a class is cancelled, you will receive a full refund from the City. PREREQUISITES FOR CLASS Please note all requirement, dates and times for classes offered before enrolling. All participants must meet the age requirement on the first day of the class or activity. INCLUSION POLICY The City of San Jose Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services encourages and supports the participation of individuals with all ability levels in programs and services. To facilitate opportunities for people with and without disabilities and engage in leisure pursuits together, the Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services provides inclusion support services. These services include, but are not limited to, interpreters for the deaf or hearing impaired, improved signage, activity modification, additional staff training, accessible equipment and facility features and support staff. To ensure the requested accommodation, please notify the specific facility where the program is provided at least two weeks in advance. For more information on inclusion opportunities, specialized recreation services and accommodations, please contact Therapeutic Services at 408.369.6438. LATE PICK-UP POLICY The San Jose Department of Parks, Recreation and Neighborhood Services wants to ensure the safety and well being of every child. Children must be picked up at the scheduled class end time. If after five minutes, a child is not picked up, we may charge $1.00 per child for every minute thereafter. All fees must be paid prior to the child returning to class. We understand that emergencies may happen. If you have an emergency, and are unable to pick up, please contact the Community Center or Park front desk. Stay connected with Emma Prusch Park Classes and Events. “Like” Emma Prusch Farm Park on Facebook! HAVE YOUR PARTY AT EMMA PRUSCH PARK! EMMA PRUSCH FARM PARK OFFERS PARTY PACKAGES! YOU BRING THE KIDS, WE PROVIDE THE FUN! PACKAGE 1 Includes: *Guided tour *Meeting hall with kitchen, stove, refrigerator, and freezer *Set up and take down of tables and chairs, and clean up Cost: $250 for 2 hours for 15 kids PACKAGE 2 Includes: *Same as package 1 plus hay wagon ride around the pastures Cost: $300 for 2 hours for 18 kids (additional kids at $13 each) PACKAGE 3 Includes: *Same as package 2 plus choice of 1: cotton candy, popcorn, or snow cone Cost: $350 for 2 hours for 20 kids (additional kids at $16 each) For Meeting Hall and Multicultural Center rentals please call (408)794-6262 For picnic reservations please call Leinenger Center at (408)794-7275 CONTACT US PARK OFFICE Phone: (408)794-6262 Fax: (408)926-9181 Pg. 4