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WINTER 2022

RECREATION GUIDE

BURBANK CELEBRATES

VETERANS Join us in celebrating our honored community heroes. Read more on page 4.


BURBANK PARKS & RECREATION

“Together we strive to be the heart of the community by providing enriching opportunities through dedicated people, beautiful parks and inspiring programs.”

TABLE OF CONTENTS 2 Table of Contents 4 Honoring Our Veterans 6 Class Registration Information 7 burbankparks.com 8 Aquatics 12 Adults 55+ 14 Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center 16 Burbank Tennis Center 18 DeBell Golf Club 20 Stough Canyon Nature Center 22 Sports 26 Parent & Child Classes 28 Preschool 32 Youth Classes 44 Teen & Adult 54 Facilities 55 Facility Map 56 Mayor’s Tree Lighting CLASS REGISTRATION (See page page 6 for details)

Register online at www.burbankparks.com Burbank Resident registration begins December 7 Open registration begins December 14 (Non-Resident/Resident) Winter Classes begin the week of January 10, 2022

BURBANK CITY COUNCIL Bob Frutos - Mayor Jess Talamantes - Vice Mayor Konstantine Anthony - Councilmember Nick Schultz - Councilmember Sharon Springer - Councilmember

PARKS & RECREATION BOARD Barry S. Gussow - Chair Myeisha Peguero Gamiño - Vice Chair Lori Durbin - Member Ara Messerlian - Member Ashley Ramsey - Member The Parks and Recreation Board meets on the second Thursday of the month starting at 6:00pm, in the Council Chambers, 275 East Olive Avenue. Marisa Garcia Parks and Recreation Director

FOR UPDATES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS Visit our website for the latest information regarding Parks and Recreation programming. Also, be sure to subscribe to our monthly e-newsletter for the latest happenings!

FOLLOW US! www.burbankca.gov/parksandrecreation burbankparksandrecreation burbank_parksandrec


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for kids in grades K-5 Activities include arts & crafts, sports & games, science, music, drama, cooking, and more! Burbank Residents: $140 per week Non-Residents: $150 per week WEEK 1 (December 20-23, 2021) WEEK 2 (December 27-30, 2021) Monday - Thursday (no camp Friday) Monday - Thursday (no camp Friday) 7:30am - 6:00pm 7:30am - 6:00pm Holly Daze Day Camp is held at McCambridge Recreation Center 1515 North Glenoaks Boulevard Burbank Resident Registration begins Tuesday, November 30 at 9:00am. Non-Resident Registration begins Tuesday, December 7 at 9:00am Registrants are required to provide all necessary camper information during the online registration process.

For more details and to register online, visit: www.BurbankParks.com.

McCambridge Recreation Center (818) 238-5378 1515 North Glenoaks Boulevard, Burbank 91504 burbankca.gov/camps


Honoring our Veterans

The City of Burbank has a long-standing tradition in recognizing and honoring active military service members and veterans. We invite you to learn about Burbank’s ongoing commitment to our nation’s heroes.

BURBANK VETERANS EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

Veterans Day 2021

Thursday, November 11 @ 11am

Memorial Day 2022

Monday, May 30 @ 11am

Veterans Day 2022

Burbank Veterans Committee The Burbank Veterans Committee has tirelessly worked with the City of Burbank to organize many events and activities in support of our veterans. The organization started as a grassroots group known as the Veterans Commemorative Committee. In 1993, the organization was officially renamed as the Burbank Veterans Committee and chaired by Mickey DePalo. The Committee assists in planning special event and programs namely Memorial Day and Veterans Day ceremonies, and coordinates commmunity partnership efforts to support the “Hands Across the Battlefield” program. If you are interesed in joining the Committee, please contact McCambridge Recreation Center at (818) 238-5378.

Veterans Day in Burbank For over 50 consecutive years, the honorable Veterans Day ceremony has been held at McCambridge Park. This tradition continues as a live event at the War Memorial on the corner of Amherst Drive and San Fernando Boulevard. The event features a pre-ceremony concert by the Burbank Community Band, a Condor Squadron flyover, and recognitions by dignitaries.

Friday, November 11 @ 11am These events will be held at the McCambridge Park War Memorial and will be re-broadcast on Spectrum Cable 6, AT&T Channel 99 or the City of Burbank YouTube Channel.

Military Service Recognition Program

The Military Service Recognition Program was established by the City of Burbank to honor and recognize currently serving, active military personnel from Burbank. For more information about our Veteran and Military Service Programs, please visit www.BurbankCA.gov/Veterans

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Original Memorial Rose Garden (at the present George Izay Park) was planted by the Gold Star Mothers and the Burbank Veterans Council

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Eternal Flame & Obelisk

Military Service Flags

Memorial Plaques

Rose Gardens

Larry L. Maxam Memorial Park Larry L. Maxam USMC 1948-1968 Posthumous Medal of Honor Recipient

In 2010 Pacific Park was renamed and dedicated to honor posthumous Medal of Honor recipient and Burbank resident, Larry L. Maxam. At the park, there is a memorial naming plaque as well as a plaque depicting the Presidential Letter of Citation for his award.

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“Moving Wall” Vietnam Memorial comes to the City of Burbank The City of Burbank federally recognized as a Commemorative City

2020 2011 Veterans Memorial Book published as part of the 100th anniversary celebration of the incorporation of the city


CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION GENERAL INFORMATION • All class registrations will only be accepted through the second class meeting and all original class fees will apply. • Non-Resident fees apply to those living outside of the City of Burbank. Non-Residents must include an additional $10 per person, per class. • Enrollment is subject to availability. Programs are filled on a first come, first served basis. • All programs are subject to cancellation if minimum enrollment numbers are not met. • Class schedules may be subject to change without notice. For the most up-to-date information, please visit www.burbankparks.com. • Guests of Enrolled Participants: Permitting classroom visits are at the discretion of the Instructor who has the responsibility to protect the learning environment and develop rules and procedures to maintain a safe classroom setting. Classroom visits are arranged directly with the Instructor under any rules that the Instructor may establish.

Refund / Transfer Policy The City of Burbank strives to provide quality recreation classes and programs. If you are unable to attend or are not satisfied with a class, we will be happy to arrange a transfer to another class (if space is available and is prior to the second class) or process a refund if the following guidelines are met: • A $10 processing fee will be deducted from all participant initiated refund requests. • Class lasting 3 or more weeks - A request for refund/ transfer must be given to registration staff a minimum of one business day prior to the second class meeting. No refund/transfer will be issued after the second class meeting. • Class or workshop lasting 2 or fewer weeks - A request for refund/transfer must be given to registration staff a minimum of five business days prior to the scheduled start date of the class or workshop. No refund/transfer will be issued after this date. • Material/Supply fees are non-refundable. Refunds issued by check will take between 3-6 weeks to receive in the mail.

Non-Discrimination Policy

The City of Burbank, in compliance with applicable regulations, hereby asserts that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, ancestry, marital status, or medical condition in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment, in its programs and activities.

Special Needs

The City of Burbank is committed to providing a successful and rewarding experience for all program participants. Depending on the class location or activity that you will be participating in, please contact a site supervisor at least two weeks prior to the program start date if you will be requiring a special accommodation.

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SIGN UP TODAY!

www.burbankparks.com Check it out how to PLAY MORE. Over 200 classes and activities to explore:

Recreation Classes | Day Camps and Afterschool Programs Sports and Aquatics | Special Events | and more

GEORGE IZAY PARK MASTER PLAN Share your input

The City of Burbank Parks and Recreation Department in collaboration with RJM Design Group is conducting public engagement and outreach to help identify and determine the needs of Burbank residents and stakeholders regarding future improvements to George Izay Park and its amenities, facilities and buildings. Information gathered during this process will guide the ultimate vision and development of a Park Master Plan.

Visit the Project Website BurbankCA.gov/IzayMasterPlan

Online survey available starting November 10.


AQUATICS

Verdugo Aquatic Facility | 3201 W Verdugo Avenue | 818.238.5391 | www.burbankca.gov/aquatics

LAP SWIM SCHEDULE Verdugo Aquatic Facility Lap Swim Program October 31, 2021 — January 1, 2022 3201 West Verdugo Avenue, 91505 Phone: (818) 238-5391 | BurbankAquatics@burbankca.gov Lap Swim Reservations at www.BurbankParks.com

Sunday CLOSED

7:00am-2:00pm Long Course

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

5:30am-9:30am Short Course Reservation Req’d 8:30-9:30am 50+ only

Monday

5:30am-9:30am Short Course Reservation Req’d

5:30am-9:30am Short Course Reservation Req’d 8:30-9:30am 50+ only

5:30am-9:30am Short Course Reservation Req’d

5:30am-9:30am Short Course Reservation Req’d 8:30-9:30am 50+ only

CLOSED

CLOSED

CLOSED

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10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm 10:00am-3:00pm Short Course Short Course Short Course Short Course Short Course

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4:30pm-8:30pm Short Course Reservation Req’d

4:30pm-8:30pm Short Course Reservation Req’d

4:30pm-8:30pm Short Course Reservation Req’d

4:30pm-8:30pm Short Course Reservation Req’d

Saturday CLOSED

7:00am-2:00pm Long Course 7:00am-11:00am Reservation Req’d

CLOSED 4:30pm-7:30pm Short Course Reservation Req’d

CLOSED

CLOSED Lap swim hours are subject to change without notice. Lap swim hours will run in conjunction with other programs. Short Course is 25 yards — Long Course is 50 meters

November Veterans Day Thursday 11/11 | CLOSED Registration Begins Residents: February 3, 2022 Non-Residents: February 17, 2022 For Rentals: March 3 - May 1, 2022

Thanksgiving Thursday 11/25 | CLOSED Friday 11/26 | CLOSED

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION For more information, please visit: www.BurbankCA.gov/GoParty

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ADULT LEARN TO SWIM

Water Polo Training Academy

Adult Learn to Swim Learn how to swim or perfect your swimming skills. From beginner to advanced, we have a class that will be suitable for you. The curriculum for adult classes is designed for you to progress at your pace/speed. Instruction is tailored for adults. Instructor: Breakthrough Sports Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days 13+yrs 13+yrs

Dates

Times

Mon, Wed 1/10-2/2 Mon, Wed 2/8-3/2

6:00-6:30pm 6:00-6:30pm

Fees $50 $50

The Breakthrough Sports Swim Training Academy is elite training for youth swimmers of ALL skill levels and an affordable price. Breakthrough Sports coaches, including former professionals, will focus on specific aspects of stroke mechanics and muscle memory for all four competitive strokes. Each day will focus on one of the competitive strokes; breaking the stroke down into body balance, leg propulsion, arm proportion, timing and rhythm. This program is designed to help swimmers practice skills that will assist them with their local community team, club team, High School team and more. Instructor: Breakthrough Sports Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days Dates Times 1/14-3/5

Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days Dates Times Fri

1/14-3/5

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5:15-6:15pm

$125

Youth Swim Team

Swim Training Academy

Fri

Instructor: Breakthrough Sports

7-17yrs

AQUATIC FITNESS & SPORTS

7-17yrs

The Breakthrough Sports Water Polo Training Academy is elite training for youth water polo players of ALL skill levels at an affordable price. Breakthrough Sports coaches develop shooting, blocking, treading and swimming mechanics, improve water polo IQ and most importantly boost confidence in a fun environment. This program is designed to help water polo players learn and practice skills that will assist them with their local community team, club team, High School team and more.

4:00-5:00pm

Fees $125

The Youth Swim Team is for young athletes who are interested in competing at the recreational level or who are looking for a more advanced workout. Practices are geared towards race preparation, and advanced strength & conditioning. Swimmers may have an option to participate in competitions based on availability. Participants may not hold a USA Swimming card within the past 12 months. The first day of practice will be reserved for a formal evaluation and parent meeting. Though swimmers will be encouraged to compete, competition is not a requirement for this program. Prerequisite: The ability to swim 100 yards continuous freestyle using appropriate turns, 100 yards continuous backstroke using appropriate turns, 25 yards breaststroke, and 25 yards butterfly. Proof of a swim evaluation required prior to the start of the class. Instructor: Aquatic Staff Verdugo Aquatic Facility

Aquacise

Age(s) Days

See “Aquacise” on page 51 under Teen/Adult Fitness.

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Dates Times

Fees

Tue, Thu 1/11-3/3 4:00-5:00pm

December

January

February

Christmas Eve Friday 12/24 | 7:30am–12:30pm

New Year’s Day Saturday 1/1 | CLOSED

Presidents’ Day Monday 2/21 | CLOSED

Christmas Day Saturday 12/25 | CLOSED

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Monday 1/17 | CLOSED

$120

New Year’s Eve Friday 12/31 | 7:30am–12:30pm

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AQUATICS AQUATIC FITNESS & SPORTS

Level 2 | GOLDFISH

Youth Water Polo Team The Water Polo Team is a recreational competitive team where participants are eligible to play in games against other recreational teams through the season. Participants must be able to demonstrate 50 continuous yards in both front crawl and back stroke, as well as the ability to tread in deep water for 1 minute. Pending Public Health orders, classes and/or competitions will be adjusted to meet all safety requirements. Instructor: Aquatic Staff Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days

Dates

Times

7-17yrs

1/11-3/3

5:15-6:15pm

Tue, Thu

Fees $120

In Level 2, instructors focus on preparing participants to float without support and to propel themselves through the water on their front and back using glides, as well as alternating arm and legs actions. Prerequisite: Completion of Level 1 or the ability to put face in water and float with assistance for 3 seconds (front and back). Objective: Fundamental Aquatic Skills Instructor: Aquatic Staff Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days 3-6yrs 3-6yrs

Dates Times

Mon, Wed 1/10-2/2 Mon, Wed 2/7-3/2

4:40-5:10pm 4:40-5:10pm

Fees $50 $50

Level 3 | JELLYFISH In Level 3, instructors will build on the foundational skills taught in Level 2 with the goal of developing fundamental stroke mechanics for improved swimming. Participants will begin to learn rotary breathing and swim longer distances.

LEARN TO SWIM - PRESCHOOL

Prerequisite: Completion of Level 2 or the ability to glide on front & back and swim on front & back for at least 2 body lengths. Objective: Beginning Stroke Development Instructor: Aquatic Staff Verdugo Aquatic Facility

Level 1 | STARFISH In Level 1, instructors focus on encouraging participants to be comfortable in the water and teach skills which are fundamental to the swimming process. Skills include: blowing bubbles, putting face in the water, supported floats on front and back, and supported arm and leg actions on front and back.

Age(s) Days

Dates

Times

3-6yrs 3-6yrs

1/10-2/2 2/7-3/2

5:20-5:50pm 5:20-5:50pm

Mon, Wed Mon, Wed

Fees $50 $50

LEARN TO SWIM - YOUTH Level 1 | SEAHORSE

Objective: Water Adjustment

In Level 1, instructors focus on encouraging participants to be comfortable in the water and teach skills which are fundamental to the swimming process. Skills include: blowing bubbles, putting face in the water, supported floats on front and back, and arm and leg actions on front and back.

Instructor: Aquatic Staff

Prerequisite: None

Prerequisite: None

Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days

Objective: Water Adjustment

Dates Times

Fees

Instructor: Aquatic Staff

Verdugo Aquatic Facility CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION Age(s) Days Dates Times

3-6yrs 3-6yrs

Mon, Wed 1/10-2/2 Mon, Wed 2/7-3/2

4:00-4:30pm 4:00-4:30pm

$50 $50

7-13yrs 7-13yrs

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1/10-2/2 2/7-3/2

4:00-4:30pm 4:00-4:30pm

Fees $50 $50

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Level 2 | TURTLES

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS

In Level 2, instructors will focus on preparing participants to swim independently by propelling themselves through the water on their front and back using glides, as well as alternating arm and leg actions.

Beginner Private Swim Lessons

Prerequisite: Completion of Level 1 or the ability to front glide for 2 body lengths + float independently for 3 seconds on back. Objective: Fundamental Aquatic Skills Instructor: Aquatic Staff Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days

Dates Times

7-13yrs 7-13yrs

1/10-2/2 2/7-3/2

Mon, Wed Mon, Wed

4:40-5:10pm 4:40-5:10pm

Fees $50 $50

Level 3 | SEA OTTERS In Level 3, instructors will build on the foundational skills taught in Level 2 with the goal of developing fundamental stroke mechanics for improved swimming. Prerequisite: Completion of Level 2 or the ability to glide on front +back and swim on front + back for at least 3 body lengths. Objective: Beginning Stroke Development

Instructor: Breakthrough Sports Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days

Dates Times

3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs

1/10-1/19 1/10-1/19 1/24-2/2 1/24-2/2 2/7-2/16 2/7-2/16 2/22-3/2 2/22-3/2

Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed

4:00-4:30pm 4:40-5:10pm 4:00-4:30pm 4:40-5:10pm 4:00-4:30pm 4:40-5:10pm 4:00-4:30pm 4:40-5:10pm

Fees $150 $150 $150 $150 $150 $150 $150 $150

Intermediate/Advanced Semi Private Swim Lessons

Instructor: Aquatic Staff Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days

Dates Times

7-13yrs 7-13yrs

1/10-2/2 2/7-3/2

Mon, Wed Mon, Wed

Private lessons are geared for those that require oneto-one interaction with an instructor, or those who are looking to work on specific skills outside of a group setting. The objective of this class is to help participants feel comfortable in the water, enjoy the water safely and work towards swimming mastery. Instructors will adapt class material to each individual. Private Lessons taught in the Activity Pool are not recommended for advanced swimmers or older/taller participants.

5:20-5:50pm 5:20-5:50pm

Fees $50 $50

Semi - Private lessons are geared for participants that require more interaction with an instructor, or those who are looking to work on specific skills in a smaller group setting. The objective of this class is to help participants feel comfortable in the water, enjoy the water safely and work towards swimming mastery. Instructors will cater the class material to each individual. Classes will be limited to 2 participants maximum. Instructor: Breakthrough Sports Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days

Dates Times

3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs 3-14yrs

1/10-1/19 1/24-2/2 2/7-2/16 2/22-3/2

Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed Mon, Wed

5:20-5:50pm 5:20-5:50pm 5:20-5:50pm 5:20-5:50pm

Fees $120 $120 $120 $120

*Classes cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances will be made up. Makeup dates will be announced as necessary.

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ADULTS 55+

Joslyn Adult Center I 1301 West Olive Avenue | 818.238.5353 | www.burbankca.gov/adults55 Tuttle Senior Center I 1731 North Ontario Street | 818.238.5367 | www.burbankca.gov/adults55

CENTER UPDATES

The Joslyn Adult and Tuttle Senior Centers provide opportunities for recreation, education, fitness, and other activities for adults 55 and over. Due to COVID-19, facility closures, hours, and programs are subject to change. For the most up to date information about facility hours and programs:

Visit us online at: www.burbankca.gov/adults55

VIRTUAL ACTIVITIES SIGN UP WITH THE JOSLYN ADULT CENTER 818.238.5353 (or) joslyn@burbankca.gov

The Joslyn Adult Center offers a number of Virtual Activities for Adults 55+. Most activities are on ZOOM, and require a device (iphone, tablet, computer, etc). Visit us online to see a full list of current activities.

www.burbankca.gov/adults55

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BETSY LUEKE CREATIVE ARTS CENTER

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center | 1100 W Clark Avenue | 818.238.5397 | www.burbankca.gov/blcac

UPCOMING GALLERY SHOWS

BURBANK ART ASSOCIATION

November 5 - 18, 2021

The Burbank Art Association is a nonprofit volunteer organization serving artists and the community since 1950. Members consist of artists at all stages from beginner to professional level. Although the majority of the members are painters of all types, a variety of visual art mediums and styles are represented.

HOLIDAY BOUTIQUE December 3 - 16, 2021

Please join us for our Holiday Boutique 2021. You will find a wonderful selection of pottery, paintings, photography, ornaments, decorations, clothing, scarves, jewelry, and more! Find that unique handmade gift you’re looking for! Boutique items are created by students and instructors at the Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center and members of the Fine Arts Federation.

CALIFORNIA ART LEAGUE

January 7 - 27, 2022

California Art League (CAL) is founded on the belief that when individual artists join together in creating their destinies, their growth and impact is multiplied in their lives and throughout the world. With visual art exhibitions, ongoing education, and creative interaction, CAL empowers artists to fulfill their highest potential.

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Opening Reception: Friday, November 5 | 7:00 – 9:00pm

Boutique Hours: Mon-Thu 9:00am – 8:00pm Fri 9:00am - 7:00pm Sat 10:00am - 4:00pm Sun 1:00pm - 4:00pm

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Opening Reception: Friday, January 7 | 7:00 – 9:00pm

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DESTINATION BURBANK ARTS! www.burbankarts.com Already known as the Media Capital of the World, Burbank bursts onto the scene as a colorful, cultural arts destination for all ages! The goals are simple: to introduce and support cultural arts, provide quality art experiences, and offer exciting arts-friendly venues and businesses for every generation. Burbank Arts is a vibrant online destination for arts-related organizations to keep art lovers and explorers aware of current cultural events and for businesses to promote related activities and services.

Art in Public Places: “The Hats” - Lincoln Park

ART IN PUBLIC PLACES www.burbankca.gov/app The City of Burbank’s Art in Public Places Program was founded on the belief that the visual environment plays an essential role in creating the atmosphere for an enterprise culture and civic confidence, vital to growth and improvement. This program has made it possible for recognized artists to enhance public spaces throughout the City with sculpture, murals, and environs. The art pieces have become emblematic to Burbank’s commitment to the enrichment of the City’s cultural and educational identity.

FINE ARTS FEDERATION Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center 818.238.5397 I CACMail@burbankca.gov The Fine Arts Federation (FAF) is a non-profit organization who supports arts within the community and is a valued supporter of the Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center. The FAF helps support the Annual Youth Art Expo, Art Experiences Camp, and art classes and workshops held at the Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center. Membership includes announcements for monthly gallery shows, the opportunity to participate in the annual membership show, and the opportunity to participate in the annual holiday boutique. Membership dues are $25 for individuals, $20 for seniors, and are valid for one calendar year.

THE COLONY THEATRE 555 North Third Street I 818.558.7000 www.colonytheatre.org The award-winning Colony Theatre Company is Burbank’s premier professional theatre. It was voted “Best Live Theatre in L.A.” in the Daily News 2006 Reader’s Choice poll, and has been named one of the “25 Notable U.S. Theatre Companies” by Encyclopedia Britannica Almanac for 6 years in a row.

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BURBANK TENNIS CENTER

Burbank Tennis Center I 1515 N Glenoaks Blvd | 818.843.4105 | www.burbanktenniscenter.com

The group public lessons program is a wonderful way to learn the game of tennis! Whether you’re a total beginner or an advanced player we have just the class for you!

Please call the Burbank Tennis Center at 818-843-4105 to schedule a lesson.

TENNIS MECHANIX The Burbank Tennis Center is home to the Tennis Mechanix Pro Shop. The shop features some of the latest tennis fashions and a great selection of racquets and gear! They also have a staff of stringers that can get your racquet strung and have you back on the court in no time! Visit www.burbanktenniscenter.com for shop hours

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TENNIS AND PICKLEBALL COURTS

Tennis Classes

Courts are open on a first come, first serve basis! Please adhere to all Los Angeles County guidelines and posted signage at the courts.

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TENNIS COURTS ARE LOCATED AT Brace Canyon Park | George Izay Park | Burbank Tennis Center (McCambridge Park) | Mountain View Park | Verdugo Park

Burbank Tennis Center Registration is accepted at the Burbank Tennis Center and through the Kourts App. Sign ups begin November 15th.

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Youth (Ages 5-7) Class LVL Day

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910

1.0

Wed 6:00pm-7:00pm

JBHS Bernhardt

$150

For GROUP PLAY schedule, visit: www.burbankca.gov/pickleball

915

2.0

Thu

3:30pm-4:30pm

MC

Pumpuang

$150

913

2.0

Fri

5:45pm-6:45pm

MC

TMX

$150

914

2.5

Tue

6:30pm-7:30pm

MC

Hardy

$150

916

3.0

Thu

6:00pm-7:00pm

MC

Pumpuang

$150

917

3.0

Sat

1:00pm-2:00pm

MC

TMX

$150

929

3.0

Sun

11:00am-12:00pm

MC

TMX

$150

PICKLEBALL COURTS ARE LOCATED AT

TENNIS COURT RESERVATIONS

Class LVL Day

Time

• Commercial Activity without permit is prohibited at parks (BMC 3-3-801.1).

Teen/Adult Class LVL Day

Time

Loc

Instructor

Price

• Instructors may obtain a park permit by contacting the Parks and Recreation Department at 818.238.5300.

610

1.0

Tue

6:30pm-7:30pm

MC

Tawdy

$140

834

1.0

Wed 7:00pm-8:00pm

V

Ensor

$140

615

1.5

Tue

7:30pm-8:30pm

MC

Tawdy

$140

• Visit www.burbankca.gov/parkpermits to view current permits. Public play is available at all other times.

616

2.0

Tue

8:30pm-9:30pm

MC

Tawdy

$140

421

2.0

Sat

9:00am-10:00am

JBHS Bernhardt

$140

420

2.5

Mon 7:30pm-8:30pm

JBHS Bernhardt

$140

• To report unpermitted commercial activity, please call 818.238.5300 or email parksandrecreation@burbankca.gov.

426

2.5

Wed 7:00pm-8:00pm

JBHS Bernhardt

$140

619

2.5

Thu

V

Tawdy

$140

700

3.0

Mon 8:00pm-9:00pm

MC

Pumpuang

$140

825

3.0

Tue

9:00am-10:00am

MC

Ensor

$140

620

3.0

Thu

7:30pm-8:30pm

V

Tawdy

$140

431

3.0

Sat

8:00am-9:00am

JBHS Bernhardt

$140

435

3.5

Wed 8:00pm-9:00pm

JBHS Bernhardt

$140

835

3.5

Wed 9:00am-10:00am

MC

Ensor

$140

621

3.5

Thu

8:30pm-9:30pm

V

Tawdy

$140

831

4.5

Thu

9:00am-10:00am

MC

Ensor

$140

See pages 54 and 55 for Facility Information.

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6:30pm-7:30pm

Tennis Rating/Level 1.0 Beginner 1.5 Intermediate Beginner

2.0 Advanced Beginner 3.0 Intermediate

Locations MC McCambridge Park

V Verdugo Park

4.0 Advanced 4.5 Tournament

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DEBELL GOLF CLUB

DeBell Golf Club | 1500 Walnut Avenue | 818.845.0022 | www.debellgolf.com The DeBell Golf Club is an 18-hole facility which features 5,608 yards of golf from the longest tees for a par of 71. The course rating is 68.9 and it has a slope rating of 122 on Kikuyu grass. DeBell Golf Club also offers four clubs to be a part of: The Burbank Men’s Golf Club, The Burbank Senior Men’s Club, The Burbank Women’s Club, and The Lady Duffers. For more information on these clubs please contact the Pro Shop for details. This club offers a regulation 18-hole course and a Par-3 course. The regulation course is very tight and hilly making it challenging for the more seasoned golfer yet still enjoyable for the beginners. Reservations can be made up to seven days in advance by calling (818) 845-0022.

INSTRUCTIONAL CLASSES To register, please contact Joaquin Herbozo at joaquin@debellgolf.com

Get Golf Ready 2.0

If you are new to golf and want to get started on the golf course, this is the class for you! This 6 week course will cover everything you need to know about how to play golf, get around a golf course, and score well. This class (max. 6 students) is taught by one of the top golf instructors in Southern California Joaquin Herbozo, PGA. With over 20 years of teaching experience, his class is active and engaging. You will fall in love with the sport and have fun learning the game. *Please note classes may be delayed due to county restrictions. Call DeBell Golf Club for more information.

Age

Day

Time

Start

Fee

18+

Sun

11:00am

11/14

$195

18+

Tues

4:00pm

11/16

$195

Wed

4:00pm

11/17

$195

18+

Junior Academy

Interested in the next step in improving your golf game? Do you have a junior who has taken multiple first timer lessons and now ready for the next step? The Junior Academy is the perfect place to increase your junior’s abilities quickly. Our intense monthly program gets your junior’s to the course more often helping them fine tune their games while also challenging them on the golf course for fun play days. This is a monthly program taught every week by our PGA Professional staff. To sign up or for more information please contact our Head Golf Professional Joaquin Herbozo, PGA at joaquin@debellgolf.com. Take your junior’s swing to the next level. *Please note classes may be delayed due to county restrictions. Call DeBell Golf Club for more information.

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION Age

Day

Time

Month

Fee

6-15

Wed

4:00pm–6:00pm

Feb 2022

$200*

*Additional siblings pay $150; SIgnups will begin on January 1st.

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STOUGH CANYON NATURE CENTER

2300 Walnut Avenue | 818.238.5440 | www.burbankca.gov/naturecenter Follow us on Instagram @burbank_naturecenter The Stough Canyon Nature Center, nestled in the Verdugo Mountains, has an exhibit hall with educational displays, small library, classroom and outdoor amphitheatre. Hiking trails start from Stough Canyon Nature Center. Free maps and information on trails and local habitats are available.

OPERATIONAL HOURS Monday: 1pm-5pm | Tuesday-Saturday: 9am-5pm Sunday: 12pm-5pm

HIKES & ACTIVITIES Activities are 1 to 1½ hours. Hike length and difficulty will vary. Hikers should bring water and wear appropriate clothes and shoes. Meet at the Stough Canyon Nature Center unless otherwise noted. Adults are required to accompany children under 12 years of age. Strollers are not recommended for hikes. Rain cancels hikes. All hikes are subject to change.

STOUGH CANYON AND WILDWOOD CANYON HIKING TRAILS The Verdugo Mountainway is an extensive trail system which extends from the Sun Valley area, south to Brand Park in Glendale, and northeast to Tujunga and La Crescenta. Please adhere to posted signage and follow safety guidelines. Trails are open from sunrise to sunset. Parking lots will close by 10pm nightly.

Family and Fitness Hikes Anticipated to resume in 2022 Wild Creatures Walk | Moonlight Hikes To sign up for our hikes, visit: www.burbankparks.com Woodcarving Workshop Wednesdays at 1pm

YOUTH AND ADULT DOCENT TRAINING Learn about the Stough Canyon Nature Center, the flora and fauna and local wildlife. Assist in special events, trail clean ups, educational programs and monthly hikes. Youth Docents: Students in middle or high school under the age of 18. Adult Docents: Adults 18 and over.

Stough Canyon Trail - 2300 Walnut Avenue Parking lot adjacent to trailhead. Restrooms are available adjacent to the Nature Center. Wildwood Canyon Trail - 1701 Wildwood Canyon Road Parking lot adjacent to trailhead. No parking at entrance gates or on Harvard Road. Portable restrooms available.

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Please call or email the Stough Canyon Nature Center at naturecenter@burbankca.gov, if interested in docent programs!

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VALLEY SKATE PARK

Valley Skate Park | 1625 N Valley Street | 818.238.5390 | www.burbankca.gov/skatepark

FEES VALLEY SKATE PARK

Burbank Residents

Non-Resident

$3

$5

$50

$60

Daily Pass Annual Pass

2022 Annual Passes will be sold beginning January 1, 2022.

REQUIREMENTS Waivers All participants must be registered and have a signed waiver on file. Parent must sign waiver if participant is under 18 years of age and must be present when waiver is signed. Register at Valley Skate Park.

Gear

SCHEDULE SKATEBOARDS

SUNDAY 12-8PM

MONDAY 4-8PM

BMX BIKES

TUESDAY 4-8PM

SKATEBOARDS

WEDNESDAY 4-8PM

SCOOTERS

THURSDAY 4-8PM

BMX BIKES

FRIDAY 4-9PM

SATURDAY 12-9PM

SKATEBOARDS SCOOTERS

Participants must wear a helmet, elbow, and knee pads.

Bikes Must Have Plastic or aluminum pedals Plastic peg covers or no pegs Rubber grip ends on handle bars

HOURS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. INCLEMENT WEATHER WILL CLOSE FACILITY.

WINTER BREAK DECEMBER 20-31 check out www.burbankca.gov/skatepark for extended hours

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SPORTS

Sports Office | 1111 West Olive Avenue, 91506 | 818.238.5330 | www.burbankca.gov/sports

ADULT SPORTS

Adult Team Registration Winter Adult Sports Registration November 1 - November 12 See www.burbankca.gov/sports for registration details.

Winter Sports Leagues Men’s Basketball – Monday through Thursday Women’s Basketball – Sundays Men’s Slow Pitch – Tuesdays and Thursdays Men’s Fast Pitch – Wednesdays Corporate Co-ed – Mondays Open Co-ed – Sundays

Burbank Athletics Walk of Fame CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEWEST INDUCTEES

Craig Hunter Ron Sabatine www.burbankca.gov/WalkofFame

Upcoming Officials Training (adults 18 & up) Dates: Dec 8 & 15 | Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm Location: Community Services Building • Officials Training for Youth Basketball League February/March • Umpire Training for Youth & Adult Baseball/Softball

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Senior 50+ Softball – Sundays

Women’s Volleyball – Saturdays

Check www.burbankca.gov/sports for details

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WINTER YOUTH SPORTS UPCOMING REGISTRATION for teams and individual players in wide variety of activities: For Winter Sports starting early January 2022 January 8 – Late March Register at: www.burbankparks.com Registration is on a first come first serve basis. Space is limited in each program.

WINTER SPORTS Youth Basketball League (3rd-8th grade) Burbank Players Baseball League (6-14 years old) 8u, 10u, 12u, 14u Divisions Little Hoopers (3-7 years old) Little Hikers (3-7 years old) Instructional Basketball League (K-3rd grade) Instructional Football League (K-3rd grade)

WINTER HOLIDAY SPORTS CAMPS All Sports Camp (6-14 years old) Los Anarchists Roller Derby Camp (5-17 years old)

Youth Basketball Scorekeeper Training 12 years & up Nov 16, Nov 30, Dec 7, Dec 14 Class times: 6:30 - 8:00pm Location: Buena Vista Library

Youth Baseball/Softball Scorekeeper Training - 12 years & up February/March info coming next issue.

Check www.burbankca.gov/sports for updates

BATTING CAGES RESERVATIONS

For more information, www.BurbankCA.gov/BattingCageRentals

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Burbank Resident Registration: Dec 7 @ 9am Open Registration: Dec 14 @ 9am www.burbankparks.com Little Hoopers Basketball 3-7 years old Saturdays Time: 9:00-10:00am Dates: Session 1 Jan 8, 15, 22, 29 Session 2 Feb 5, 12, 19, 26 Session 3 March 5, 12, 19, 26 Location: McCambridge Recreation Center Instructional Basketball League K-3rd grade Saturdays Times: 10:30am - 12:00pm 12:30pm - 2:00pm Dates: Session 1 Jan 8, 15, 22, 29 Feb 5, 12, 19, 26 Location: McCambridge Recreation Center Little Hikers Flag Football 3-7 years old Saturdays Time: 11:00am-12:00pm Dates: Session 1 Jan 8, 15, 22, 29 Session 2 Mar 5, 12, 19, 26 Location: Larry L. Maxam Memorial Park Instructional Football League K-3rd grade Saturdays Times: 9:00am-10:30am Dates: Session 1 Jan 8, 15, 22, 29 Feb 5, 12, 19, 26 Location: Larry L. Maxam Memorial Park Winter Break Camp 6-14 years old Time: 9:00am-12:00pm Dates: Camp 1 Dec 20-24 Camp 2 Dec 27-31 Location: McCambridge Park Training Academy New prices as of Jan 2022 Unlimited: $68/mo, Pay-per-visit: $25/class K-9th grade Location: Varies Dates

Sport

Time

Wednesday

Baseball

3:30pm-6:30pm

Thursday

Soccer

3:30pm-5:30pm

Sunday

Basketball

2:00pm-5:00pm

Sunday

Volleyball

2:00pm-5:00pm

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PARENT & CHILD CLASSES PARENT & CHILD DANCE

Darling Dancer & Me

Ballet & Tap Introduce your child to the world of dance and get your exercise at the same time. You’ll stretch, turn and do easy routines in this fun class. Parents participation required. Instructor: Sandra Dixon Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 3-5yrs Tue 1/11-3/1 4:30-4:55pm 3-5yrs Sat 1/15-3/5 1:00-1:25pm

Fees $55 $55

Garri Dance Studio’s imaginative pre-school ballet class is a light and fun approach to teaching the tiny dancer in your home. Young dancers will be introduced to the wonderful world of dance, with the comfort of their grown up by their side. Staff will incorporate magical imagery, dance games, and props to evoke creativity and enthusiasm. For the health and safety of the dancers, each participant must purchase their prop bundle to use in class. Prop bundles must be purchased from the instructor for $5. Instructor: Garri Dance Studio Johnny Carson Park 2-3yrs 2-3yrs 2-3yrs

Tue 1/11-3/8 9:15-9:45am Wed 1/12-3/9 10:45-11:15am Thu 1/13-3/10 10:45-11:15am

Prop bundles must be purchased from the instructor for $5. Instructor: Garri Dance Studio Johnny Carson Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

Budding Ballerina & Beaus

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Garri Dance Studio’s Parent & Child creative movement class provides the perfect opportunity to bond with your darling dancer. Participants will discover their love of dance and music for the very first time. Parent will take an active role in class as their tiny dancer wiggles and shakes in a new, stimulating dance class setting. For the health and safety of the dancers, each participant must purchase their prop bundle to use in class.

Fees $81 $81 $81

1yr 6m-2yrs Tue 1yr 6m-2yrs Wed 1yr 6m-2yrs Thu

1/11-3/8 1/12-3/9 1/13-3/10

10:00-10:30am 10:00-10:30am 10:00-10:30am

Fees $81 $81 $81

PARENT & CHILD SPECIAL INTEREST Play & Sing It in Spanish Activities are designed for children and their parent/ caregiver. The aim of this class is to expose participants to the Spanish language through playful activities, music, dancing, singing, exploring instruments, and listening to stories from Latin America. No prior knowledge of Spanish is necessary. A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Analia Rupar-Przebieda Robert R. Ovrom Community Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 1yr 6m-4yrs Thu

2/3-2/24

9:30-10:15am

Fees $50

PARENT & CHILD SPORTS & FITNESS Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer Here is your opportunity to join in your toddler’s introduction to the world’s most popular sport. You’ll participate in fun, age-appropriate activities, and help your child develop motor and socialization skills. Adult participation is required. Instructor: Kidz Love Soccer

Miller Park CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION Age(s) Days Dates Times 2-3yr 6m 2-3yr 6m

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Fri Sat

1/21-3/4 1/22-3/5

5:00-5:30pm 4:20-4:50pm

Fees $127 $127

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Parent & Me Super Soccer Stars Super Soccer Stars teaches soccer skills in a fun, noncompetitive and educational environment. Through an age-specific curriculum, soccer is used to nurture, build self-confidence, and develop teamwork. Low participant-to-coach ratios and positive reinforcement ensures that each participant improves at his or her pace while having a blast! Parent participation is required. Instructor: Super Soccer Stars Miller Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

1-2yrs 2-3yrs

$207 $207

Sat Sat

1/15-3/12 9:00-9:40am 1/15-3/12 9:45-10:25am

Story Owl Hour Join us for Story Owl Hour!

Each month will feature a nature-themed topic. Library staff will read a story, and Parks and Recreation staff will lead an activity. Owl bet it’ll be a hoot!

Stough Canyon Nature Center 2300 E Walnut Ave, Burbank November 18, 2021 9:30am-10:30am

December 30, 2021 9:30am-10:30am

January 27, 2022 9:30am-10:30am

Registration opens first Thursday of each month @ 9am

FREE EVENT

Register in advance at www.BurbankParks.com This event is for children ages 2-5 years old. Child must be accompanied by an adult (only 1 adult per child).

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PRESCHOOL CLASSES EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

Spanish Immersion for Preschoolers Participants will be introduced to a new language and have a blast in the process. This class incorporates music and movement, games, storytelling, and art to keep participants immersed and engaged in the language. Materials package is optional and can be purchased for $10 (includes CD).

Kinder Tots This recreational-based course is designed for the preschool-aged participant entering Kindergarten in August 2022. Emphasis is placed on learning and recognizing ABC’s, shapes, colors, and numbers. Activities include arts and crafts, exercise, sports and games, story time, and share time. Instructor: Recreation Staff Days

Dates Times

Robert R. Ovrom Community Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 4-5yrs 4-5yrs

Thu Sat

1/6-3/10 3:00-3:45pm 1/8-3/12 9:30-10:15am

Fees

4yrs 3m-5yrs 11m Mon,Wed 1/10-3/9 10:00am-12:00pm $144

Kinder Concepts

Instructor: Recreation Staff

Instructor: Recreation Staff

Ballet

McCambridge Recreation Center Days Dates Times

4yrs-5yrs 11m

Fri

$170 $170

A recreational-based program where crafts, games, and songs help introduce preschooler’s to shapes, colors, numbers, the alphabet, and much more. Activities may include arts and crafts, dance and rhythms, sports and games, story time, circle time, and other activities.

Enjoy games, crafts, and activities while reviewing basic Kindergarten skills, plus reviewing concepts such as bigger/smaller, before/after, important community people, and seasons. This recreation-based class will assist participants in social and educational skills needed for Kindergarten in a fun and playful way. Participants must be entering Kindergarten by August 2022.

Age(s)

Fees

Tiny Tots

Ovrom Community Center Age(s)

Instructor: Martha Duarte

Fees

1/14-3/11 10:00am-12:00pm

$72

now available from home! FREE with your Burbank Public Library card and PIN

McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s)

Days Dates Times

3yrs 3m-4yrs 3m Tue,Thu

1/11-3/10 10:00-11:30pm

Fees $108

PRESCHOOL DANCE This class is the perfect introduction to ballet! It will teach the basic fundamentals of ballet, in an interactive environment! Participants will begin to learn the structure of a dance class, starting with a warm up, across the floor technique, and basic choreography. Participants will gain confidence and increase self esteem! Ballet shoes required. Instructor: Alisha McMullin Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

3-5yrs 3-5yrs

$100 $100

Wed 1/12-2/16 3:30-4:15pm Sat 1/15-2/19 1:00-1:45pm

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

With more than 8,500 interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities, ABCmouse’s award-winning online curriculum is an invaluable resource for young learners (ages 2-8+).

Find ABCmouse on the Library website at burbanklibrary.org.

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PRESCHOOL SPECIAL INTEREST

Fairytale Ballet Just like Cinderella’s glass slippers, this class will be a perfect fit for any beginning ballerina! Garri Dance Staff will incorporate magical props and enchanting music while introducing basic ballet positions and exercises. For the health and safety of our dancers, each participants must purchase their own prop bundle to use each week in class. Prop bundles must be purchased from their instructor for $5. Instructor: Garri Dance Studio Johnny Carson Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 3yr 6m-5yrs Tue 3yr 6m-5yrs Wed 3yr 6m-5yrs Thu

1/11-3/8 1/12-3/9 1/13-3/10

10:45-11:15am 9:15-9:45am 9:15-9:45am

Fees $81 $81 $81

Flamencarinas This class teaches the very young dancer movements, rhythms and basic steps of flamenco dance in a very fun and engaging way. Dance shoes are not necessary but participants should wear clean rubber closed toed rubber soled shoes. Girl dancers can wear long skirts but outfit is not necessary. Instructor: Melonie Grasty-Vazquez

4-6yrs

Sat

1/15-2/19 12:15-12:45pm

Expose your young child to Mandarin Chinese when their minds are the most ready to soak up the sounds, intonations, and inflections of language. They truly are little sponges. We will learn some basic characters, Chinese songs, and rhymes. Acquiring a second language with music, song, some short videos will make it fun, engaging, and easy for young participants and parents alike. A $25 materials fee due to the instructor at the first day of class for a CD/Booklet along with handouts. Instructor: Marlene Kuo-Morinaga Olive Recreation Center

Ballet Folklorico Studio Age(s) Days Dates Times

Mandarin Chinese for the Very Young

Fees $80

Age(s) Days Dates Times 2-6yrs

Wed 1/12-3/9 10:00-10:45am

Fees $145

PRESCHOOL SPORTS & FITNESS

PRESCHOOL MARTIAL ARTS

Four Pea

Young Ninjas - Respectful Tiger

A $10 material fee due to the instructor at the first day of class.

Four year olds are on the go! Four Peas can run, hop, climb, and throw a ball. Their increasing coordination makes them faster and more deliberate. Their increasing strength makes them able to perform many new gymnastics skills. Their cognitive development is growing by leaps and bounds, and they are able to interpret and remember learning objectives. Four Peas can recognize and name many letters and numbers. They can count in unison and repeat simple stories and sequences.

Instructor: Young Ninjas

Instructor: Fun & Fit Gymnastics

Verdugo Park

Cal Elite Kids

Young Ninjas is a high-energy program introducing participants to fundamental martial arts elements, like blocks, kicks, strikes, and the all important KI-YAH! Through skill training, fun games, creative challenges, and Pad work on foam targets, participants develop self-confidence, and learn to enjoy being physically active in a non-contact setting. KI-YAH!

Age(s) Days Dates Times 2-3yrs

Sat

1/15-3/12 10:00-10:30am

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Fees $126

Age(s) Days Dates Times 4-5yrs 4-5yrs

Fees

Wed 1/12-3/2 11:15am-12:00pm $250 Thu 1/13-3/3 11:15am-12:00pm $250

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CITY OF BURBANK PARKS & RECREATION and the BURBANK TOWN CENTER present

$15

per person

Saturday, December 11 8:30-10:00am at the Burbank Town Center 201 E. Magnolia Blvd., Level 1 (Food Court)

Breakfast, Holiday Music, Activities, Crafts & Special Guests! Tickets on Sale beginning Tuesday, November 16 www.BurbankParks.com

or at Ovrom Community Center 601 S. San Fernando Blvd


PRESCHOOL SPORTS & FITNESS Super Soccer Stars Super Soccer Stars teaches soccer skills in a fun, noncompetitive, and educational environment. Through an age-specific curriculum, soccer is used to nurture, build self-confidence, and develop teamwork. Low child-tocoach ratios and positive reinforcement ensure that each participant improves at their pace while having a blast. A $15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class, for a T-shirt. Soccer ball required. Instructor: Super Soccer Stars Miller Park Age(s)

Days Dates

4yr 6m-5yrs Sat 3-4yr 6m Sat 3-4yr 6m Sat

1/15-3/12 1/15-3/12 1/15-3/12

Times

Fees

10:30-11:20am 11:25am-12:10pm 9:00-9:45am

$207 $207 $207

Three Pea Three-year olds are ready to go! Three Peas are gaining increased motor development, hand-eye coordination, and fine motor skills! Three Peas are also quickly assimilating language and are able to understand and independently follow basic instructions in the gymnastics class. The three pea curriculum is designed to provide skill development on floor, beam, bars, and vault. Three Peas work on forward rolls, straddle rolls, and Three Pea cartwheels. They increase balance with beam work that includes alternating forward kicks, squat holds, releve walks, and beam crawls.

The Burbank Program, Activity, and Service Subsidy (PASS) links Burbank residents, who are in financial need, with Citywide programs, activities, and sevices.

Instructor: Fun & Fit Gymnastics Cal Elite Kids Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

3-4yrs Tue 1/11-3/1 11:00-11:45am

$250

Tot/Pre Soccer Little tykes will enjoy running and kicking just like the big kids! Participants will have fun and learn the basic techniques of the game while building self-esteem. They will continue to learn and follow instructions in a nurturing, age appropriate environment. All participants receive a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Shin guards are required after the first meeting.

For more information about eligibility and how to apply: Call 818-238-5317 or visit www.burbankca.gov/burbankpass

Instructor: Kidz Love Soccer Miller Park Age(s)

Days Dates

Times

3yr 6m-5yrs 3yr 6m-5yrs

Fri Sat

4:15-4:50pm 3:45-4:20pm

1/21-3/4 1/22-3/5

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Fees $127 $127

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YOUTH CLASSES YOUTH ART Cartooning with Teacher Noah Does your child have an ON FIRE imagination, always coming up with creative stories, or drawing inspired characters? In Cartooning we’ll discover how the pros in animation create classic characters and explore how your child can create their own too! We’ll cover character design, story structure, and MORE! Instructor: Noah Fontana Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

7-15yrs

$100

Thu

1/13-3/10 5:30-6:30pm

Crayola® Artist’s Passport - Travel the World Through Art Participants will embark on an around-the-world cultural adventure; explore far-off places and learn about the people who live there, from Americas to Polynesia, from the city to the countryside. Participants will experiment with art techniques developed by local artists and artisans and make different masterpieces each week such as drums, masks, canvases, prints, buses, and more! There are also take-home Crayola art supplies to allow participants to build on their in-class projects at home. A $58 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Crayola® Imagine Arts Academy™ Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-12yrs

Fri

1/21-3/11 3:30-4:45pm

Fees $165

Digital Drawing With Teacher Noah Looking to help your gifted child use their tablet for more than just games? With stylus in hand and tablet in the other, we’ll cover topics like animating GIFs, making digital brushes, building art communities, and MORE! Materials required: Drawing Tablet, Stylus, and a drawing app (Procreate or Autodesk Sketchbook are preferred). Instructor: Noah Fontana

Drawing with Teacher Noah Give your artistic child a crash course in drawing our wonderful world with a pencil in hand and sketchbook in the other! We’ll explore topics such as Perspective, Light & Darkness, Motion, Composition, and MORE! This beginner class is great for those sketching for the first time and those wanting to advance their art skills to the next level! Instructor: Noah Fontana Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-13yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 4:00-5:00pm

$90

Intro to Cartooning and Comic Book Design This class develops creative drawing skills used in character design, background design, and comic book layout. Class time is also used to promote abstract thinking towards developing a story narrative as a take home comic book to enjoy and share. Instructor: Patrick Khan Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-12yrs

$100

Mon 1/10-3/7 4:00-5:00pm

It’s Clay Time Participants will expand their artistic horizon as they work with clay to make creative pieces of art. The class will explore various pottery techniques while making pinch pots, coils, tile, and fun! All projects will be fired and glazed. Creativity is a must! Material fees are included in the class fee. Instructor: Jay Ribeiro

Olive Recreation Center

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Age(s) Days Dates Times CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

8-16yrs Tue 1/11-3/8 5:30-6:30pm

$100

6-11yrs 6-11yrs

32 Youth

Fees

Wed 1/12-2/2 4:30-5:30pm Wed 2/9-3/2 4:30-5:30pm

Fees $80 $80

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Saturday Art Club

Ballet 6-10

A different project every week, featuring multimedia art materials. Participants will experience the fun making their own statement with paint, drawing, crayon, and pastels. The one and a half hour time allows for more expressive development. Themes from around the world also expand cultural awareness.

This class is catered for beginner/intermediate dancers. Participants will learn the fundamentals of ballet through: barre technique, terminology, proper alignment, and across the floor combinations. This class provides new participants with an opportunity to incrementally learn and gain confidence in their abilities! Ballet shoes required.

Instructor: Margo Gravelle

Instructor: Alisha McMullin

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-12yrs Sat

2/5-3/5 10:00-11:30am

Fees $68

YOUTH DANCE

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

6-10yrs

$100

Wed 1/12-2/16 4:30-5:30pm

Flamenco Dance Level 1

Instructor: Sandra Dixon

This class is for the dancer who loves rhythm, wants to learn flamenco dance styles, is interested in castanet playing, and loves to perform. This class teaches Spanish rhythms, hand clapping, footwork and teaches how to dance with extensions (e.g. fans, handkerchiefs, shawl). Participants can be new to dance, had 0-2 years of flamenco dance, or had some form of any dance style. Character dance shoes or flamenco shoes are required. Uniform is black long skirt and navy blue leotard (short or long sleeves).

Olive Recreation Center

Instructor: Melonie Grasty-Vazquez

Ballet Classical ballet is a centuries old discipline that improves concentration, flexibility, musicality, and endurance. It is used as a foundation for other dance forms. This traditional class includes barre, stretch and center work. Dress code is black leotards, pink tights, and pink canvas split sole ballet shoes. Make it a combo class by enrolling in Tap immediately following ballet.

Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-18yrs Sat

1/15-3/5 9:15-10:10am

Fees $65

Ballet Folklorico Studio Age(s) Days Dates Times 7-12yrs

Sat

Fees

1/15-2/19 12:45-1:45pm

$99

Jazz 1 This class is for beginner/intermediate dancers. Participants will learn the fundamental techniques of jazz dancing through high energy music, across the floor combinations, and fun choreography. Participants will gain muscle strength and flexibility. This and is a great way to improve confidence, creativity, and self expression! Ballet shoes or jazz shoes required. Instructor: Alisha McMullin Olive Recreation Center

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Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

6-10yrs

$100

Wed 1/12-2/16 5:40-6:40pm

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YOUTH CLASSES YOUTH MARTIAL ARTS

Jr. Kobudo | Tonfa

Beginner Fencing The sport of fencing is fun, challenging, and a great workout. Even if you are not a serious competitor, fencing is a great hobby. With professional instruction, participants are introduced to a specific art form that will enable you to develop balance and discipline in a safe and fun atmosphere. Participants are grouped by age and/or ability level. A $35 equipment rental fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class.

Explore the mystique of classical martial arts and implements on your quest for self-mastery. Dynamic classes offer a balanced mix of traditional training and modern self-defense application. Curriculum covers a variety including Sai, Tonfa, Kama, and Nunchaku (alternating each session). Training develops improvisational skills, strong body, flexibility, and peaceful attitude. New Student start-up fee of $69 includes uniform and equipment due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Masters in Motion

Instructor: Swords Fencing Studio Inc

McCambridge Recreation Center

Swords Fencing Studio

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-14yrs Sat

1/15-3/5 12:30-1:30pm

Fees $120

Jr. Karate Discover how science and strategy overcome size and strength on a path to self-mastery and healthy lifestyle. Comprehensive curriculum covers kicking, punching, grappling, weapons defenses. It also teaches forms passed down for centuries, for getting fit naturally and instilling intuitive reflexes. Training promotes confidence, fitness and mental focus, while the class structure instills discipline and respect, offering the best mix of traditional structure, modern training, and practical self-defense. New Student start-up fee of $55 includes uniform due to the instructor at the first day of class.

6-12yrs

Sat

1/15-3/12 10:45-11:30am

Fees $129

Jr. Kobudo | Staff The “Bo” staff is one of the oldest and most versatile tools in martial arts. It is a very adaptive instrument that serves as a natural extension of the body and aids in building self-defense and improvisational skills. Training provides a full body workout and develops flexibility, coordination, strength, and balance. New Student start-up fee of $69 includes uniform due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Masters in Motion McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-12yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 6:00-6:45pm

Fees $129

Instructor: Masters in Motion

Young Ninjas - Respectful Tiger

McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-12yrs Tue 1/11-3/8 6:00-6:45pm 6-12yrs Sat 1/15-3/12 10:00-10:45am

Fees $129 $129

Young Ninjas is a high-energy program introducing participants to fundamental martial arts elements, like blocks, kicks, strikes, and the all important KI-YAH! Through skill training, fun games, creative challenges, and Pad work on foam targets, participants develop self-confidence and learn to enjoy being physically active in a non -contact setting. KI-YAH! A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Young Ninjas Verdugo Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION 4-9yrs

34 Youth

Sat

1/15-3/12 8:45-9:45am

Fees $126

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YOUTH SPECIAL INTEREST

Build, Paint, & Race An Army Battle Tank!

Adventure Quest Strike out on an adventure quest to solve a mystery, or discover a new land or animal species! Using our imaginations and lots of visual aids, we can plan a trip to a distant land while learning math, biology, history, and geography. Learning is fun when reading maps, planning how much fuel and supplies are needed for the journey. Examine historical pioneers, ask if Bigfoot/ Ghosts/UFO’s are real, and prepare to explore the world around us. A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Marlene Kuo-Morinaga Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-13yrs Wed 1/12-3/9 5:00-6:00pm

Fees $152

In this fun one-time STEM class, participants will build and paint their battle tanks from scratch. When done, we’ll present our tanks with different obstacles to overcome and then we’ll get ready to BATTLE each other! This class will introduce participants to basic engineering concepts while inspiring their creativity and nurturing their problem-solving skills. A $25 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Omobola Imoisili Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-12yrs Tue 1/11 6-12yrs Tue 1/18 6-12yrs Tue 2/1 6-12yrs Tue 2/15 6-12yrs Tue 2/22 6-12yrs Tue 3/1

Fees

4:00-5:30pm 4:00-5:30pm 4:00-5:30pm 4:00-5:30pm 4:00-5:30pm 4:00-5:30pm

$15 $15 $15 $15 $15 $15

Build A Solar Powered Car

Chess Wizards

In this fun one-time STEM class, participants will build and paint their toy-sized solar powered sports car that really drives. At the end of the class, they will exhibit their designs and engage in a friendly race. This class will introduce participants to basic engineering concepts while inspiring their creativity and nurturing their problem-solving skills.

Enter into the magical and exciting world of chess with Chess Wizards. Our specialized classes are a blast for in grades kindergarten through fifth. Whether you have been playing chess for your entire life and want to improve, are brand new to the game, or you just want to have a fun experience with your friends - Chess Wizards class is the place for you!

A $25 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class.

Instructor: Chess Wizard Inc

Instructor: Omobola Imoisili Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-12yrs Sun 1/16 10:00-11:30am 6-12yrs Sun 2/20 10:00-11:30am

Fees $15 $15

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-12yrs

$232

Fri

1/14-3/11 4:30-5:30pm

Cute & Cuddly Animals! Cute and Cuddly Animals is a hands-on experience with some of the most adorable animals around! Participants will enjoy learning about new animals each week such as guinea pigs, ferrets, miniature chickens, bunny rabbits, and more! This exciting and enchanting class is perfectly suitable for participants of all ages! A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-12yrs Tue 1/11-3/1 5:30-6:30pm

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$150

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Jurassic DinoWorld! Learn all about dinosaurs in this fun, hands-on class! Explore the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous eras through all sorts of project-based activities: Dino Digs, fossil hunts, and ‘Dino of the Day’ activities! You even get a Dinosaur Egg to take home with you! A $20 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-12yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 5:30-6:30pm

Fees $130

Kids Acting Workshop! Egghead LEGO Engineering: Mega Machines Using LEGO Bricks, participants will design and build real mega machines like spinning windmills, lifting cranes, elevators, cars, and way more. We’ll use wheels, gears, bands, pulleys and tons of other cool specialty pieces to help us along the way. After building, participants will put their creations to the test by trying to break them, blow them over, or see how much weight they can hold. If they pass the test, they pass the challenge! A $14 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Professor Egghead Science Academy Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-10yrs Mon 1/10-3/7 4:00-5:00pm

Fees $119

Hogwarts Academy! Perfect your Wizardry skills in this interactive, creative, spell-binding class! Find out which house you belong to and learn how to make potions, use your wand, identify creatures, and more! Witches and wizards of all ages will graduate the Academy with the supplies and skills to use their magic for good. A $25 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class.

Acting exposes participants to characterization, plot structure, ensemble acting, creativity, the art of listening and silence, and following directions all through the use of various theater games. Come join the fun! A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-12yrs Thu 1/13-3/3 5:30-6:30pm

Fees $150

MatheMagic! MatheMagic combines the exciting skills of Magic with the brain teasing aspects of Math to create an intellectual and entertaining activity that not only enhances participants’ problem solving, logic, and lateral thinking skills, but also teaches them that Math can be fun! A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-12yrs Fri

1/14-3/4 5:30-6:30pm

Fees $150

Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION Fees

Olive Recreation Center

Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-12yrs Fri

36 Youth

1/14-3/4 4:30-5:30pm

$150

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Nature Apprentice Class

Runway Fashion Design!

Participants will learn about nature related topics such as plants, animals, geology, and more! Learning materials will be provided.

The Fashion Design class is all about you! Create a “line” of clothing, from formal gowns to casual chic! Come up with your own design for a school uniform and make an outfit for yourself using clothes from your closet. It will be fun...and chic too!

Instructor: Recreation Staff Stough Canyon Nature Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-10yrs Tue 1/11-3/8 3:30-5:00pm

Fees $80

A $25 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-20yrs Thu 1/13-3/3 4:30-5:30pm

$150

STEAM Class for Enrichment

PSAT/SAT College Admissions PSAT National Merit finalist teaches how to optimize your test-taking strategies after assessing your personal strengths and weaknesses. Focus on areas of study that need review and new approaches to master math and verbal categories. Practice exercises will be given weekly, along with reading assignments to develop vocabulary building. A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Marlene Kuo-Morinaga

11-17yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 5:00-6:00pm

A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Marlene Kuo-Morinaga Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

6-10yrs Wed 1/12-3/9 4:00-5:00pm

$155

Spanish Immersion for Early Elementary

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

NEW EXPERIMENTS & TOPICS EACH TERM! Science can be fun! Subjects covered are biology, chemistry, math games, physics, logic for computer coding, and more!! The Scientific Method is taught to encourage critical thinking and to explore the world around us. Hands-on experiments taught by genuine science enthusiast and lab researcher.

Fees $152

Rocket Science & Astronomy

Participants will be introduced to a new language, make developmental strides, explore a new culture and make new friends. Classes incorporate music, games, storytelling and more to keep participants immersed and engaged in the language.

Ready, set, blast off! Explore the Universe as we launch everything from Film Canister Rockets, to Water Bottle Blasters, Business Card Boomerangs, and much more! Our adventures will take us to Titan, Mars, and a Galactic Cluster as we learn about comets, constellations, and our galaxy! This class is out of this world!

Material package is optional and can be purchased for $10 (includes CD).

A $25 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class.

6-8yrs 6-8yrs

Instructor: Martha Duarte Robert R. Ovrom Community Center Age(s) Days Dates Times Thu Sat

Fees

1/6-3/10 4:00-4:45pm 1/8-3/12 10:30-11:15am

$170 $170

Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-12yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 4:30-5:30pm

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Fees $130

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Young Doctors: Pre-Med Academy! Come join our Jr. Medical School! Learn about CPR, first aid techniques, how to check blood pressure, pulse and respiration, and even how to apply a sling! Observe dissections and experience hands-on activities using all sorts of medical instruments including stethoscopes, thermometers, dissection tools, and more! A $35 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-12yrs Wed 1/12-3/2 4:30-5:30pm

$150

YOUTH SPORTS & FITNESS Ambitious All-Stars: Advanced Football STEAMLab: Brain Games! Level up your mind with STEAMLab: Brain Games! Using brain teasers, classic games, puzzles and STEAM-based projects, participants will be stimulated and engaged, while improving their logical thinking, math and deductive reasoning skills. Have fun, give your brain a workout, and engage in some friendly competition among friends in this amazing class! A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center

5-12yrs Wed 1/12-3/2 5:30-6:30pm

Instructor: Jeremi Wilkes Palm

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Boys and girls are welcome!! This class will be an advanced guide to football. Points of emphasis include: fundamentals, footwork, positional work, game time drills and weekly scrimmages. Athletes will have knowledge and skills for multiple positions. Each class will have a key life skills topic & discussion between breaks. Athletes will get hands on physical and mental coaching from Tampa Florida’s own, Coach Jae (former College/NFL Player), as well as weekly Q&A opportunities from former college and pro athletes.

Fees

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

13-17yrs

$400

Tue, Thu 1/25-2/17 3:30-5:00pm

$150

Ambitious All-Stars: Football Fundamentals

Wildlife Biology! Taught by a wildlife biologist, participants will explore the natural world, acquire tips and tools to spot wildlife while camping and on hikes, and learn all about animals’ natural habitats. Participants will see live animals in class and learn techniques for locating and tracking animals in the wild! A $10 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Parker-Anderson Learning Center

Boys and girls are welcomed! This class will be a beginners guide to football. Points of emphasis include: fundamentals; footwork; catching; hand and eye coordination; and balance, etc. Each week includes new workouts and lessons. Each class will have a key life skills topic and discussion between breaks. Athletes will get hands on physical and mental coaching from Tampa Florida’s own, Coach Jae (former Syracuse University / NFL Player), as well as weekly Q&A opportunities from former college and pro athletes. Instructor: Jeremi Wilkes

Palm CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION Fees Age(s) Days Dates Times

Olive Recreation Center

Age(s) Days Dates Times

5-12yrs Tue 1/11-3/1 4:30-5:30pm

38 Youth

$150

6-12yrs

Mon, Wed 1/24-2/16 3:30-5:00pm

Fees $350

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Burbank Ninja Warrior

Level 1 Gymnastics

Immerse yourself in Ninja culture! Conquer a Ninja Obstacle Courses! We also play games like Capture the Flag and dodgeball to develop more coordination, fitness, stamina, and motor skills. Enroll with friends and make new friends while challenging your athletic abilities. This class builds your total-body strength and develops your power, will, and determination. There will be scheduled rotations through a new course each week! There will even be a special Water Balloon Day as we go through an obstacle course! Sanitary practices on all gear.

Level 1 gymnastics at Cal Elite! There are over 30 skills taught in Level 1! Level 1 gymnasts learn forward rolls, straddle rolls, backwards rolls, chassese, handstands, cartwheels and back bends on wedge mat. Gymnastics is an exciting turning point as participants are maturing quickly and able to add more and more skills each month!

Instructor: Marlene Kuo-Morinaga Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-8yrs Tue 1/11-3/8 3:30-4:30pm 9-13yrs Tue 1/11-3/8 4:30-5:30pm

Fees $154 $154

Five Pea Five Peas are ready to test their skills! Five-year-olds have reached physical and developmental milestone that allow them to progress rapidly. With longer limbs, more refined coordination and stronger language skills, The Five Pea can run faster, climb higher and hold longer! Instructor: Fun & Fit Gymnastics

Cal Elite Kids Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

6-8yrs

$300

Thu 1/13-3/3 6:30-7:30pm

Pure Joy Basketball Academy Discover the Pure Joy experience! Learn the game of basketball the right way from an 11-year professional player. Player development at its finest. Become an impact player by mastering the basics. Instructor: Pure Joy Basketball Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-10yrs Wed 1/12-3/9 4:15-5:10pm 10-17yrs Wed 1/12-3/9 5:15-6:10pm

$180 $180

Skateboard Camp

Cal Elite Kids Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-6yrs 5-6yrs

$300 $300

Wed 1/12-3/2 2:15-3:15pm Thu 1/13-3/3 2:15-3:15pm

Instructor: Fun & Fit Gymnastics

An outdoor athletic experience focused on progression, safety, and fun! Skateboard Camp follows Pacific Skate School’s Curriculum including Color Level Goals, ABC Skate Philosophy, and Skate Dollars to teach beginner fundamentals and intermediate techniques. Participants will also take part in specialty activities including art, yoga, and parkour. All Levels. Instructor: Pacific Skate School Valley Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 6-12yrs Mon 1/17 6-12yrs Mon 2/21

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Fees

10:00am-1:00pm $135 10:00am-1:00pm $135

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YOUTH CLASSES YOUTH SPORTS & FITNESS

Soccer 1* Participants will learn dribbling, passing, defense and shooting goals! Fun skill games are played at every session, and every participant will have a ball at their feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Perfect for first time players while being fun and engaging for participants with some experience. All participants receive a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Shin guards are required after the first class. Instructor: Kidz Love Soccer Miller Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-6yrs 5-6yrs

Fri Sat

1/21-3/4 3:30-4:15pm 1/22-3/5 3:00-3:45pm

Fees $127 $127

Soccer 2*

Instructor: Pacific Skate School

A great introduction to competitive soccer, Skillz and Scrimmages teaches advanced skill building such as dribbling, passing, and shooting in a team format, as well as an introduction to goal-tending. Participants will scrimmage and learn to play together as a team. From defense and midfield to forward and goalie— children get exposure to playing every position and have a blast doing it. Appropriate for all varying skill levels. And... best of all, each participant receives a Kidz Love Soccer jersey! Skillz & Scrimmages classes are 45 minutes long, and meet once a week.

Valley Park

Instructor: Kidz Love Soccer

Skateboard Class | Beginner An outdoor athletic education focused on progression, safety, and fun! Class follows Pacific Skate School’s Curriculum including Color Level Goals, ABC Skate Philosophy, and Skate Dollars to teach beginner skateboard fundamentals including stance, peddles/ brakes, up to fakie, kickturn, drop in, stall, and air. Experience: Intro & Beginner. Skateboard, Helmet and Pads Required.

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

6-12yrs Tue 1/11-2/1 3:00-5:00pm $320 6-12yrs Sat 1/15-2/5 10:00am-12:00pm $320 6-12yrs Sun 1/16-2/6 12:00-2:00pm $320

Miller Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 7-10yrs

Sat

1/22-3/5 2:15-3:00pm

Fees $127

Skateboard Class | Intermediate This class will have outdoor education, athletics and creativity centered around skateboarding. Program uses Intermediate Color Level Goals, ABC Skate Philosophy and Skate Dollars for prizes. Participants learn how to skateboard safely, correctly and respectfully. Intermediate skaters focus on Pop, Scoop, Spin, Slide, Grind and Flip. Skateboard, Helmet and Pads Required. Instructor: Pacific Skate School Valley Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

6-12yrs Tue 1/11-2/1 3:00-5:00pm $320 6-12yrs Sat 1/15-2/5 10:00am-12:00pm $320 6-12yrs Sun 1/16-2/6 12:00-2:00pm $320

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Burbank Parks & Recreation


Soccer Stars United Soccer Stars United, the advanced program for Soccer Stars is a competitive program by description. It is developmental in nature; technical improvement and confidence-building remain the program’s primary objectives. Our licensed and experienced coaches follow the Soccer Stars United curriculum components to help each player achieve individual milestones while fostering long-term group and team development in a harmonious environment. Soccer ball required. A $15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class, for a t-shirt. Instructor: Super Soccer Stars Miller Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

4yr 6m-9yrs Sat

$225

1/15-3/12

9:50-10:50am

Super Soccer Stars Super Soccer Stars teaches soccer skills in a fun, noncompetitive and educational environment. Through an age-specific curriculum, soccer is used to nurture, build self-confidence and develop teamwork. Low child-tocoach ratios and positive reinforcement ensure that each child improves at their pace while having a blast. A $15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class, for a T-shirt. Soccer ball required. Instructor: Super Soccer Stars Miller Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 5-7yrs 7-10yrs 5-7yrs

Sat Sat Sat

Fees

1/15-3/12 11:00am-12:00pm $207 1/15-3/12 12:05-1:05pm $207 1/15-3/12 12:15-1:15pm $207

Youth Evolution Basketball | Level 1 Learn fundamental movement skills and build overall motor skills. This course is designed for participants to learn fundamental concepts of basketball. The program focuses on technique through the use of activities that subsequently help build on each other, helping the participants to gradually increase their ability to do the basic skill to help them play the sport of basketball.

Youth Evolution Basketball | Level 2 This course will focus on dribbling, passing, shot technique, and teamwork. Adjustable hoops and appropriately sized basketballs are used to always provide just the right amount of challenge. Participants will soon explore the sport of Basketball with a variety of activities and games the program has in play. Instructor: Youth Evolution Basketball Miller Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

5-7yrs 5-7yrs

$100 $100

Wed 2/2-3/2 3:25-4:10pm Fri 2/4-3/4 3:25-4:10pm

Youth Evolution Basketball | Level 3 The Level 3 course is aimed to improve large motor skills, spatial awareness, and teamwork. The instructor will focus on agility, drills become a bit more advanced and teach participants how to perform under pressure of the clock and their opponents. Drills are focused on more complex activities that include fast breaks, coordinated offensive plays, and multiple defensive structures. Your child will now learn explosives plays, improve their footwork and develop their range and accuracy of shooting. Instructor: Youth Evolution Basketball

Instructor: Youth Evolution Basketball

Miller Park

Miller Park

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

8-12yrs Wed 2/2-3/2 4:10-4:55pm 8-12yrs Fri 2/4-3/4 4:10-4:55pm

$100 $100

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

3yr 6m-5yrs Wed 3yr 6m-5yrs Fri

$100 $100

2/2-3/2 2/4-3/4

2:45-3:20pm 2:45-3:20pm

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PLANT FOR A

GREENER BURBANK A collaborative effort from the City of Burbank

JOIN THE CAMPAIGN, AND HELP US PLANT MORE TREES IN BURBANK! Burbank Water and Power

FREE SHADE TREE PROGRAM

Contact Burbank Water and Power to request free shade trees. Burbank residents can select up to three free shade trees and Burbank businesses can select up to 20 free shade trees to plant on your private property! For more information, call (818) 957-8196.

Parks and Recreation

COMMUNITY TREE PLANTINGS

Plant a tree at one of our beautiful parks! Grab a shovel and join us at one of our Community Tree Plantings throughout the year.* *As allowed by the County.

Visit www.burbankca.gov/greenerburbank to sign up for the volunteer list.

A collaborative effort of the City of Burbank’s Parks and Recreation Department, Public Works Department, Community Development Department, and Burbank Water and Power. The Plant For A Greener Burbank Campaign aligns with the Burbank2035 General Plan and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Plan.

Burbank Employment Connection Discover Opportunity - Seven Days a Week Visit any Burbank Public Library location to: • • • • • •

Use a public computer or high speed wifi to search for a job or use Microsoft Office Register with CalJOBS.ca.gov to access job listings and employment resources Print or photocopy your resume, cover letter or job listings (limits apply) Access online resources like JobNow and Peterson’s Test and Career Prep Find books and DVDs on subjects including career paths, practice tests and technical information Take a typing test to qualify for employment ($7 charge)

Visit the Spark! Digital Media Lab at the Burbank Central Library for access to advanced software and equipment to train for media industry jobs. Find us at burbanklibrary.org/spark

Additional assistance is available by appointment for services including: • • • •

Navigating state and federal employment and unemployment services Computer help for job seekers Small business counseling with SCORE Connection to the Verdugo Jobs Center, adult literacy training, technology training and social services

For detailed information visit burbanklibrary.org/workforce or email jobconnect@burbankca.gov

Burbank Employment Connection is a satellite office of the Verdugo Jobs Center


December 4, 2021 10am - 1pm

Verdugo Aquatic Facility 3201 W Verdugo Ave

free event for all ages!

• arts & crafts • activities • games

• hot chocolate • photos with Burrr Bear

NOW HIRING

LIFEGUARDS LIFEGUARD INSTRUCTORS LOCKER ROOM ATTENDANTS FACILITY ATTENDANTS

Apply for summer positions now

APPLY TODAY! www.burbankca.gov/jobs

Registration

Residents: November 5, 2021 @5:30pm Open: November 12, 2021 @ 5:30pm

For more information, please call 818.238.5456

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES Home Delivered Meals Program

Burbank Public Library

www.BurbankCA.gov/BNS

www.BurbankLibrary.org/Volunteer

The Home Delivered Meals (HDM) Program delivers nutritious meals to homebound Burbank residents age 60+. Requesting volunteer drivers to help deliver meals. Currently Accepting Volunteers

Congregate Meal Program

Burbank Public Library is seeking Digital Literacy Tutors and Teaching Assistants to help the public with introductory computer skills. Available Positions: Digital Literacy Tutors, Teaching Assistants

Project Hope www.BurbankCA.gov/BVP

The Congregate Meal Program provides nutritious meals to Burbank residents age 60+. Requesting volunteers to assist with meal servicing, packaging, distributing, and sign-up.

Project HOPE is a free program that pairs volunteers with Burbank residents who are age 55+or disabled adults. Volunteers can assist with phone companionship, grocery shopping, dropping off mail, and prescription pickup.

Burbank Temporary Aid Center (BTAC)

Phone Pals

www.burbanktemporaryaidcenter.org/

www.BurbankCA.gov/BVP

www.BurbankCA.gov/BNS

Currently Accepting Volunteers

The Burbank Temporary Aid Center provides individuals and families with the short-term emergency assistance they need to live with dignity.

Currently Accepting Volunteers

Phone Pals pairs adults 55+ with a volunteer who provides regular social phone calls. Currently Accepting Volunteers

Available Positions: Client Service Volunteer, Pantry Support Volunteer

How to Join

Go to www.BurbankCA.gov/BVP for more information on how to get involved in your community as a volunteer.


TEEN & ADULT CLASSES TEEN/ADULT ART

Create your Fashion Jewelry to Wear | Beginner

Artistic Italian Tiles Create your own “old world” style painted tiles in the style of Majorca. Choosing a project from many samples in class, or design your own original pattern, you will paint, glaze and finish several tiles during the 4 weeks of classes. Instructor supplies all materials needed, and will fire your finished work off site. This class is fun and very creative for teens and adults. Instructor: Margo Gravelle

14+yrs

Fri

1/21-2/11 9:30am-12:00pm

Instructor: Venece Peddicord Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Learn jewelry making basics! Make your earrings, bracelets, and necklaces using beads and pearls. Learn the techniques to string necklaces and bracelets and how to attach a clasp. Create earrings using the colors you love. Make your fashion statement piece or give as presents. Supply list available.

Fees $74

Wed 1/12-3/2 1:00-3:00pm

Fees $120

Drawing Techniques Participants will explore different ways of drawing utilizing different materials. Great for beginner or intermediate participants. Classes will explore different aspects of perspective drawing, composition, texture, and value studies. Participants are required to have items from a material list (see Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center). Advanced participants may provide and work on personal projects. Instructor: Jack Paul Miller Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Basic Drawing Have you always wanted to try drawing? This is the perfect starter class for you! Work with charcoal, chalk pastels, graphite, and artist pens. Instructor: Paulette Roussel Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 15+yrs

Tue

1/11-2/22 6:30-8:30pm

Fees $90

Tue

1/11-2/15 12:30-2:00pm

In this class, participants will be introduced to a variety of art-related collage techniques, including printing and painting on cardboard and paper, using cut paper materials, composition, and other applications for modern collage techniques.

$80

Jewelry Making Basics Participants will learn the skills to make earrings, bracelets and necklaces using jewelry tools. Additionally, participants will receive guidance in designing individual pieces. Material list required. Instructor: Paulette Roussel Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Collage

Fees

15+yrs

Thu

1/13-2/24 1:00-3:30pm

Fees $90

A $15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Narine Isajanyan

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION Fees

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 9:30am-12:00pm

44 Teen & Adult

$90

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Live Model Workshop

Pottery | Beginner

This workshop is designed for those who can paint and/or draw independently, without instruction, using any media. Registration includes model fee. Class minimum registration of 8 participants must be reached by Thursday December 30th. Registration is accepted at the Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center only.

Participants will explore various methods of hand construction with high fire stoneware clay. Pinch, slab and coil techniques, and introduction to glazing will be covered. No pottery wheel instruction.

Instructor: N/A

18+yrs

Fees

Wed 1/12-3/2 9:30am-12:30pm $90

Painting with Watercolor Beginning & Intermediate Have you ever wanted to paint with watercolor but didn’t know where to start? Well this is the class for you! You will learn about brushes, paper, color mixing, and much more! A $15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. A material list is available at the Betsy Lueke Creative Art Center. Instructor: Pam McDonald

18+yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 1:00-4:00pm

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

18+yrs

$100

Pottery | Beginner/Intermediate Beginner: Participants will explore various methods of hand construction with high fire stoneware clay. Pinch, slab and coil techniques, and introduction to glazing will be covered. No pottery wheel instruction. Intermediate: Classes will include individual instruction in the techniques of wheel throwing, hand building and glazing. Participants will expand upon their knowledge of what was taught in Beginner/Intermediate classes. NO PRODUCTION POTTERY ALLOWED. Instructor: Kathryn Camp Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 11:00am-1:30pm

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Welcome to explore new techniques in watercolor. A demo is given each week on class and/or individual paintings.

18+yrs

A $15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. A supply list is available at the Betsy Lueke Creative Art Center.

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Instructor: Pam McDonald Fees

Mon 1/10-3/7 10:00am-12:00pm $115 Mon 1/10-3/7 2:00-4:00pm $115

Winter Recreation Guide 2022

Fees $115

Mon 1/10-3/7 6:00-9:00pm

Fees $115

Instructor: Jack Paul Miller 18+yrs 18+yrs

Tue 1/11-3/8 9:15am-12:15pm Tue 1/11-3/8 2:30-5:30pm

Fees $125 $125

Instructor: Catherine Chidester

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center 18+yrs 18+yrs

$125

Instructor: Deborah Jenkins

Painting with Watercolor Intermediate & Advanced

Age(s) Days Dates Times

Fees

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Wed 1/12-3/9 3:30-5:00pm

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Instructor: Frances Kissel-Powell

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs Tue 1/11-3/1 6:00-9:00pm

Fees $125

Teen & Adult 45


TEEN & ADULT CLASSES TEEN/ADULT ART Pottery | Friday Night at the Pottery Studio This class is designed for beginning through advanced pottery participants. Beginners will explore the basics in pottery making, while intermediate/advanced participants may work on their projects with technical assistance from the instructor, if desired. Materials list required for beginning participants. Instructor: Michael Hirsh Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Fri

1/14-3/11 4:00-7:00pm

Fees $125

Pottery | Intermediate Classes will include individual instruction in the techniques of wheel throwing, hand building, and glazing. Participants will expand upon their knowledge of what was taught in Beginner/Intermediate classes. NO PRODUCTION POTTERY ALLOWED. Prerequisite: Beginning/Intermediate Instructor: Deborah Jenkins Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 6:00-9:00pm

Fees $125

Pottery | It’s Clay Time! Come experience the wonders of making pottery! This class is for beginning through advanced participants. Beginners will learn the basics of pottery making and glazing, while intermediate and advanced participants can work independently on their own as well as receive individual instruction on projects. Wheel throwing instruction will be available and encouraged for everyone! Instructor: Jay Ribeiro Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Wed 1/12-3/9 6:00-9:00pm

Fees $125

Verdugo Recreation Center 3201 W. Verdugo Ave., Burbank Friday, November 12, 2021 7:00pm - 9:30pm

$5 Bring money for food court! Student ID Required

* Nerf Battle * Food Court * Art Room * Zombie Gel Blaster Range

* Music * Ping Pong * Pool Table * & More!

Register starting October 27 at www.BurbankParks.com Follow us on Instagram @burbank_teens to stay updated on our fun programs & events

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

All Los Angeles Country Department of Public Health protocols will be adhered to.

46 Teen & Adult

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Pottery | Wheel & Glaze Throw, trim, and glaze in this comprehensive class. This class is designed to help the beginner through advanced participant develop his or her pottery skills. Basic and advanced glazing techniques will be taught. Hand builders are also welcome. Material list required for beginning participants. Instructor: Michael Hirsh

Pottery | Monday Pottery Studio

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Beginning participants will explore hand building, pinch, slab, coil, sculpture extruded forms, and glazing techniques. No pottery wheel instruction. Intermediate participants may work independently, utilizing pottery wheels and building with extruded forms. Instruction available as needed. Participants are required to have items from a material list (see Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center).

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Wed 1/12-3/9 1:00-4:00pm

Fees $125

Instructor: Jack Paul Miller Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 2:00-5:00pm

Fees $115

Pottery | Thursday Morning

Spinning Fiber for Yarn

This class is for beginners through advanced participants. Beginners will learn basic pottery making and glazing techniques, while intermediate/advanced participants can work independently with individual instruction if desired. Wheel instruction will be available for all.

Learn to spin your yarn using a hand spindle or spinning wheel. Learn to prepare fiber for spinning and how to ply yarn for use in knitting, crochet, or weaving. Equipment provided or bring your own.

Instructor: Michael Hirsh

Instructor: Anna Zinsmeister

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Thu

1/13-3/10 9:30am-12:30pm

A $8-$15 material fee is due to the instructor at the first day of class. Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Fees $125

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Thu 1/13-3/3 5:45-8:45pm

Fees $85

Pottery | Wednesday Morning

Weaving

Intermediate and advanced participants will expand their throwing and hand building skills, develop their style, and work on personal projects. Classes will include individual instruction as desired and exploration of ideas for surface decoration. Participants will not be taught wheel throwing.

Learn the techniques of weaving including inkle, rigid heddle, and four shaft loom weaving. Try them all, then choose your favorite and make projects including scarves, placement, bags, camera straps, and belts. Equipment provided or bring your own.

Prerequisite: Beginner/Intermediate.

A $5 material fee ​is due to the instructor at the first day of class.

Instructor: Tina McKenize

Instructor: Anna Zinsmeister

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Fees

Wed 1/12-3/9 9:30am-12:30pm $125

Winter Recreation Guide 2022

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Wed 1/12-3/2 5:45-8:45pm

Fees $85

Teen & Adult 47


TEEN & ADULT CLASSES TEEN/ADULT DANCE

Hula | Intermediate & Advanced

Bellydance | 1 & 2 Basics and beyond! Tone and train from home with a focus on technique, musicality and combinations, with some props (veil and/or finger cymbals). This class is geared towards those with some experience, but beginners are welcome to join. Instructor: Alison Dreyer

13+yrs

Note: All levels are welcome, but dancers familiar with basic Hula step patterns and good Hula form will have a more enjoyable experience. Instructor: Shari Ward

Virtual Age(s) Days Dates Times

This class is for intermediate and advanced level Hula dancers. Enjoy dancing to some of our old and new favorites, continue working on our fall dances, and learn a new dance. Come for fun, exercise, friendship and “Aloha.”

Fees

Mon 1/10-3/7 7:30-8:30pm

$80

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Country Line Dance You will explore the latest Country Line Dances as well as old favorites. Country and Contemporary Rock music used. You will receive the tools to take what is taught in class to the dance floor. Come enjoy a fun evening. You might even make some new friends. Instructor: Ruth Welch McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Fri

Fees

1/14-3/11 7:00-9:00pm

TEEN

SPECIAL EVENT COMING SOON in February

$39

Mon 1/10-3/7 7:00-8:30pm

Fees $70

Tap Beginning This class is designed for participants wanting to learn to tap or review and improve their tap-dancing technique. This beginner class will start with basic steps then move into simple routines that string the steps together as the class progresses. Come learn to tap to a vast genre of music ranging from Broadway to Pop and have some fun. Tap shoes are recommended. Instructor: Michelle Shirtcliff Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Fri

1/14-3/11 7:00-8:00pm

Fees $120

TEEN/ADULT MARTIAL ARTS Jujitsu Self Defense Advanced Class Open to Brown belts and above. Practice traditional and comprehensive martial art skills such as striking, take downs, joint locking, escapes, and weapon defense applications for threat relevant responses. Sensei Ray Scholl is a nationally accredited senior instructor of DZR Jujitsu and Danzan healing arts. A $35 association fee due to the instructor at the first day of class. Class will only meet 4 times. Instructor: Ray Scholl Verdugo Park

Middle/High School Students Only Grades 6-12

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Wed 1/19-3/9 7:00-9:00pm

CLASS@burbank_teens REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Fees $35

School ID Required

48 Teen & Adult

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Kobudo | Staff* The “Bo” staff is one of the oldest and most versatile tools in martial arts. It is a very adaptive instrument that serves as a natural extension of the body and aids in building self-defense and improvisational skills. Training provides a full body workout and develops flexibility, coordination, strength and balance. New Student start-up fee of $69 includes uniform and equipment due at the first class. Instructor: Masters in Motion McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 13+yrs

Jujitsu Self-Defense Learn traditional and comprehensive martial skills such as striking, throwing, joint locking, kicking, escaping, grappling and weapon defense applications (sticks, knife, gun, staff, sword, cord and other) as well as functional healing arts. Continuing participants potentially advance through black belt ranks. A $35 association fee due to the instructor at the first day of class. Instructor: Ray Scholl

18+yrs

Tue,Thu, 1/11-3/10 7:00pm-9:15pm & Sat 1/15-3/12 10:30am-12:30pm

1/13-3/10 6:00-6:45pm

$129

Kobudo | Sword* Learn the classical art of the “Katana” (Japanese Sword), made famous by the Samurai and Ninjas. This dynamic class covers all aspects of swordsmanship (Kenjutsu) including “Iaido” (quick draw), “Bokkenjutsu” (practical exchange) and “Kendo” (dynamic application). Training complements everyone and develops stronger body, focused mind and quick improvisational skills. New Student start-up fee of $69 includes uniform and equipment due at the first class.

Verdugo Park Age(s) Days Dates Times

Thu

Fees

Fees $195

Instructor: Masters in Motion McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 13+yrs

Karate

Thu

1/13-3/10 6:45-7:30pm

Fees $129

Discover how science and strategy overcome size and strength on a path to self-mastery and healthy lifestyle. Comprehensive curriculum covers kicking, punching, grappling, weapons defenses and forms passed down for centuries, for getting fit naturally and instilling intuitive reflexes. Training promotes confidence, fitness and mental focus, while the class structure instills discipline and respect, offering the best mix of traditional structure, modern training and practical self-defense. New Student start-up fee of $55 includes uniform due at the first class. Instructor: Masters in Motion McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 13+yrs 13+yrs

Tue 1/11-3/8 6:45-7:30pm Sat 1/15-3/12 10:00-10:45am

Winter Recreation Guide 2022

Fees $129 $129

Teen & Adult 49


TEEN & ADULT CLASSES TEEN/ADULT MARTIAL ARTS

TEEN/ADULT SPECIAL INTEREST

Kobudo | Tonfa

Beginning & Intermediate Knitting

Explore the mystique of classical martial arts implements on your quest for self-mastery. Dynamic classes offer a balanced mix of traditional training and modern selfdefense application. Curriculum covers a wide variety including Sai, Tonfa, Kama and Nunchaku (alternating each session). Training develops improvisational skills, strong body, flexibility and peaceful attitude.

This class is for both beginners and intermediates. Beginners will explore the basics: cast on, knit and purl stitch, ribbing, binding off, fringing and weaving in ends. Intermediate participants will explore pattern reading, shaping, increasing/decreasing lace, cable, and more.

New Student start-up fee of $69 includes uniform and equipment due at the first class.

Olive Recreation Center

Instructor: Masters in Motion McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 13+yrs

Sat

1/15-3/12 10:45-11:30am

Fees

Instructor: Alisa Mirkhanian Age(s) Days Dates Times 13+yrs 13+yrs

Fees

Mon 1/10-3/7 10:00am-12:00pm $85 Mon 1/10-3/7 6:00-8:00pm $85

$129

Tai Chi T’ai Chi Ch’uan is an ancient Chinese Internal Martial Art. Refined into a meditative practice, it promotes well-being, reduces stress, tones the muscles, and strengthens the immune system. With regular practice, you may attain improved health, flexibility, coordination and will eventually develop instinctive self-defense skills. This class explores traditional Yang and Tung style forms. Instructor: Dede Nardini Verdugo Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 6:45-8:00pm

Fees $85

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Wed 1/12-3/9 9:30-10:45am

Fees $112

Instructor: Rita Lisa Sinkoski

18+yrs

Fri

1/14-3/11 9:30-10:45am

Help make your pet a more well-mannered companion. Classes will focus on skills such as sit, down, stay, come, heel, and dog-to-dog socialization. Learn techniques for such common problems as jumping, barking, destructive chewing, etc. Instructor: Melissa Lopez-Munoz

Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Canine Etiquette - Basic Dog Obedience

Fees $112

Verdugo Park Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs 18+yrs

Wed Sat

1/12-2/23 6:30-7:30pm 1/15-2/26 10:30-11:30am

Fees $150 $150

CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION 50 Teen & Adult

Burbank Parks & Recreation


TEEN/ADULT SPORTS & FITNESS

Burn, Groove & Flow

Aquacise Aquacise is a fun-filled water aerobics class that mixes exercise with a social atmosphere. This program is designed to get you moving and exercising with the benefit of a water supporting your weight and taking the pressure off your joints. All the while giving your muscles the resistance training they need. Build your cardiovascular fitness and strength. With upbeat music to keep you motivated, aquacise is open to all participates ages 15 - 99+. There is no minimum fitness level required. Instructor: Breakthrough Sports

18+yrs Tue 1/11-3/1 9:00-10:00am 18+yrs Thu 1/13-3/3 9:00-10:00am 18+yrs Fri 1/14-3/4 9:00-10:00am

Instructor: Karen Eldridge McCambridge Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Verdugo Aquatic Facility Age(s) Days Dates Times

A music-driven weight and mat class that has it all! Constant movement on the mat combining aspects of functional training, dance, and body-flow workouts. It’s a fun and challenging total-body program that will leave you long, lean, and drenched! Bring a mat. One (1lb) or two (2lbs) pound weights optional, but please do not bring weights that are heavier as they are not appropriate for this format.

Fees $85 $85 $85

Barre-LESS Sculpt Barre Sculpt class is now barre-LESS: adapted so the movements can be performed socially distanced in the center of the room. Come for graceful dance conditioning, isometrics and interval training using balls, bands, and light weights to increase the heart rate while deeply sculpting arms, abs, booty, and thighs, plus improve posture! Bring your own 1lb or 2lb weights and yoga mat. A $20 material fee is due to the instructor at the first class if you do not have a mini ball and band.

Mon 1/10-3/7 6:30-7:30pm

Fees $42

Cardio Fat Blast/30 Minutes to Fitness Get incredible results in less time! This class is a great mix of low-impact cardio training and lightweight body sculpting that burns fat and builds lean muscle. Improve your posture, balance, and flexibility. Increase your overall strength, speed up your metabolism, and increase your joint mobility. Get fit, feel great, and have some fun! Modifications are given for all fitness levels. Let’s get fit and healthy together. Instructor: Michelle Wilson Verdugo Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs 18+yrs 18+yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 9:00-9:30am Wed 1/12-3/9 9:00-9:30am Fri 1/14-3/11 9:00-9:30am

Fees $49 $63 $63

Instructor: Karen Eldridge Robert R. Ovrom Community Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs 18+yrs

Wed 1/12-3/9 5:30-6:30pm Sat 1/15-3/12 10:00-11:00am

Winter Recreation Guide 2022

Fees $54 $54

Teen & Adult 51


TEEN & ADULT CLASSES TEEN/ADULT SPORTS & FITNESS

Fit & Firm/Full Body Workout

Cardio Kickboxing (Old School) No bags, no gloves, just a fat-torching killer workout! This dynamic cardio-centric format is choreographed using martial arts inspired movement set to the rhythmic backdrop of heart-thumping beats. All levels welcome. Come join the fun. Improve coordination, build stamina, burn lots of calories, and HAVE A BLAST while you do it. Bring a mat, a towel, and LOTS OF WATER because this class will leave you sweaty and pumped. Instructor: Karen Eldridge

18+yrs 18+yrs

Wed 1/12-3/9 6:30-7:30pm Sat 1/15-3/12 9:00-10:00am

Instructor: Michelle Wilson Verdugo Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Robert R. Ovrom Community Center Age(s) Days Dates Times

Get fit, build lean muscle, and see results! This ultimate cardio and body sculpting class incorporates fatburning, super-fun, and easy-to-follow circuits that will give you a TOTAL BODY WORKOUT! Improve your balance, posture, and joint mobility. This energizing class will transform your abs, back, buns, thighs, and arms. Modifications for all fitness levels will keep you safe, smiling, and having fun. Class ends with a relaxing stretch to send you on your way. Please bring a mat.

Fees $54 $54

18+yrs 18+yrs

Fees

Tue 1/11-3/8 9:00-10:00am Thu 1/13-3/10 9:00-10:00am

$99 $99

Pilates = Weight Loss + Strength + Flexibility Experience Pilates for an unparalleled TOTAL BODY workout! This class offers a unique blend of traditional Pilates and innovative exercises that will tone your abs, back, buns, thighs, and arms. Improve your balance, posture, flexibility, and overall strengthen this cuttingedge workout that is tailored for ALL FITNESS LEVELS. Modifications are given for beginners, emphasizing safety first for all. Bring a mat and let’s transform your body. Instructor: Michelle Wilson Verdugo Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs 18+yrs 18+yrs

Cardio Sculpt

Mon 1/10-3/7 9:30-10:30am Wed 1/12-3/9 9:30-10:30am Fri 1/14-3/11 9:30-10:30am

Fees $92 $118 $118

Using the theory of muscle confusion, this fun and fairly intense class integrates variety into your workout so your muscles can continually adapt and you will stay mentally fresh. We mix it up with a short cardio routine, mini-circuits, weights, cardio blasts, bodyweight exercises, and finish on the mat. As the session progresses we start introducing a series of higher intensity exercises to work on endurance while toning different muscle groups. Bring a mat and medium weights. Instructor: Karen Eldridge McCambridge Recreation Center

Fees CLASS REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs 18+yrs

Tue 1/11-3/8 6:30-7:30pm Thu 1/13-3/10 6:30-7:30pm

52 Teen & Adult

$54 $54

Burbank Parks & Recreation


Zumba + Cardio Dance An awesome, exhilarating, calorie-crunching workout that’s so much fun, you won’t even feel as though you’re working out. Easy to follow Latin and International dance routines combining fitness and dance steps (Salsa, Cha Cha, Merengue, Hip-Hop and more). Ditch the workout, join the party - try Zumba today. Instructor: Bodygroove, Hollie Lee Robert R. Ovrom Community Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs 18+yrs 18+yrs 18+yrs 18+yrs

Mon Tue Tue Thu Thu

1/10-3/7 6:00-7:00pm 1/11-3/8 9:00-10:00am 1/11-3/8 6:00-7:00pm 1/13-3/10 9:00-10:00am 1/13-3/10 6:00-7:00pm

Fees $48 $64 $64 $64 $64

TEEN/ADULT YOGA All levels Yoga All levels Hatha flow class with yoga, breathwork, progressive muscle relaxation and brief meditation sequences designed to stretch and strengthen, to relieve tension and stress from mind and body, leaving clients feeling relaxed and peaceful. Adjustments and modifications will be provided for levels of experience. Instructor: Mind & Body Muse, Shanchoy Mahajan Morris Olive Recreation Center Age(s) Days Dates Times 18+yrs

Mon 1/10-3/7 6:30-7:30pm

Winter Recreation Guide 2022

Fees $80

Teen & Adult 53


1

5 Points Art Monument

2

Abraham Lincoln Park

4

Bel Aire Ballfield

5

Brace Canyon Park

8

Compass Tree Park

10

Earthwalk Park

11

George Izay Park

R

12

Johnny Carson Park

R

Hiking Trails

Horseshoe Courts

Pool

Handball Court

Basketball Court

Ball Field

Tennis Court

Fitness Equipment

Pickle Ball Court

Picnic Tables

Restrooms

Gymnasium

Community Center

Playground

Reservation

Parks & Recreation Facilities

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R

 

13

Maple Street Playground

14

McCambridge Park

15

Miller Park

16

Mountain View Park

R

17

Larry L. Maxam Memorial Park

R

18

Palm Park

19

Ralph Foy Park

R

20 Robert E. Gross Park

R

 R

☼ ☼

 ☼

21

Robert E. Lundigan Park

22

Robert R. Ovrom Park

23

Santa Anita Playlot

R

24 Stough Canyon Nature Center

R

25

Stough Canyon Park

R

27

Valley Park

28 Verdugo Park

R

29 Vickroy Park

☼ ☼

30 Whitnall Highway Park North 31

Whitnall Highway Park South

32

Wildwood Canyon Park

 

R Location available for reservation

Amenity available at location

 ☼ Lighted - Can be used day or night

1) 5 Points Art Monument

6) Burbank Center Stage

2) Abraham Lincoln Park

7) Chandler Bikeway

Olive Recreation Center 818.238.5385

13) Maple Street Playground

3) Administrative Offices

8) Compass Tree Park

Sports Office 818.238.5330

14) McCambridge Park

1075 W. Burbank Blvd. 91506

300 N. Buena Vista St. 91506 150 N. Third St. 91502 818.238.5300

4) Bel Aire Ballfield

1750 Bel Aire Dr. 91504

5) Brace Canyon Park

2901 Haven Way 91504

555 N. Third St. 91502

Chandler Blvd. 91505/91506 601 S. Lake St.91502

9) DeBell Golf Club

1500 E. Walnut Ave. 91501 818.845.0022

10) Earthwalk Park

1922 Grismer Ave. 91504

11) George Izay Park

1111 W. Olive Ave. 91506

Betsy Lueke Creative Arts Center 1100 W. Clark Ave. 91506 818.238.5397 Joslyn Adult Center 1301 W. Olive Ave. 91506 818.238.5353

12) Johnny Carson Park

400 S. Bob Hope Dr. 91505 3820 W. Jeffries Ave. 91505 1515 N. Glenoaks Blvd. 91504 Recreation Center 818.238.5378 Pool 818.238.5381 Burbank Tennis Center 818.843.4105


15) Miller Park

720 E. Providencia Ave. 91501

16) Mountain View Park

1401 W. Riverside Dr. 91506

17) Larry L. Maxam Park

3715 Pacific Ave. 91505

18) Palm Park

1125 E. Orange Grove Ave. 91501

19) Ralph Foy Park

3211 W. Victory Blvd. 91505 LA Kings Burbank Sports Center 310.310.9322

20) Robert E. Gross Park

2800 W. Empire Ave. 91504

21) Robert E. Lundigan Park 2701 Thornton Ave. 91504

22) Robert R. Ovrom Park

601 S. San Fernando Blvd. 91502

Community Center 818.238.5435

23) Santa Anita Playlot

250 W. Santa Anita Ave. 91502

24) Stough Canyon Nature Center

2300 E Walnut Ave. 91501 818.238.5440

25) Stough Canyon Park

1335 Lockheed View Dr. 91504 Starlight Bowl 1249 Lockheed View Dr.

28) Verdugo Park

3201 W. Verdugo Ave. 91505 Recreation Center 818.238.5390 Aquatic Facility 238.5391

26) Tuttle Senior Adult Center 29) Vickroy Park 1731 N. Ontario St. 91505 818.238.5367

27) Valley Park

1625 N. Valley St. 91505 Valley Skate Park 818.238.5390

2300 Monterey Pl. 91506

30) Whitnall Highway Park North

1202 N. Whitnall Hwy. 91505

31) Whitnall Highway Park South

610 N. Whitnall Hwy. 91505

32) Wildwood Canyon Park

1701 Wildwood Canyon 91501


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