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Activity Guide Fall /Holiday 2011

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ADULT SPORTS & FITNESS

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Badminton Night........................... 25 Dodge Ball.................................... 24 Flag Football League................... 24 Golf Classes................................. 25 Jazzercise.................................... 23 Men's Basketball League............. 24 Personal Training......................... 23 Soccer Pick-up Games................ 24 Table Tennis................................. 24 Zumba.......................................... 23

AQUATICS

CPR & AED Class........................ 15 General Information..................... 14 Parent & Me Classes................... 14 Private Lessons............................ 15 Semi-Private Lessons.................. 14 Tiny Tots....................................... 14

CAMPS (Fall/ Holiday)

Escape Camp............................... 12 Winter Camps............................... 12

DANCE & MUSIC CLASSES

Chinese Classical......................... 29 Joanne Brown Dancers................ 29 Juliet Thomas Classes................. 19 Melody Academy of Music........... 19 Night Club 2 Step......................... 28 Salsa............................................ 28 Social and Ballroom..................... 30 Tehani Productions (Hula)............ 30

FACILITY & PARKS

Drigon Dog Park.......................... 17 Facility Rental Info........................ 35 Park and Facilities Map...........36-37 Park Reservation Information ..... 34 Sports Center Rates and Info...... 22

MARTIAL ARTS

Capoeira....................................... 27 Master Choi's Martial Arts............ 26 Master Max Pallen Martial Arts.... 27

SPECIAL EVENTS

3rd Annual Art Showcase.............. 3 3rd Annual Mutt Strut..................... 3 Energy Upgrade California........... 21 Halloween Carnival........................ 3 Photo Contest................................. 3 Salsation 3..................................... 3 Recycling Poster Contest............. 20 Sports Center Special Events...... 22

SPECIAL NEEDS

Special Events......................... 16-17 Special Needs Info....................... 16

SPECIAL INTEREST

Civil Marriage Ceremonies.......... 31 Community Gardens.................... 37 Energy Upgrade California........... 21 Extreme Couponing Class........... 11 NoseWorks Dog Class................. 17 Nutritional Seminars..................... 25 Photography Classes................... 19 S.O.K. Fund.................................... 3 Union City CERT............................ 3

TEEN & YOUTH

Bay Area Drivers School.............. 11 Chess............................................. 8 Cooking Classes............................ 8 Cupcake Decorating...................... 6 Club UNE..................................... 10 Fine Art Classes............................. 8 Learning Curve............................... 9 Mexican Cooking class.................. 8 Musical Theater.............................. 7 Nail Art........................................... 6 Pacific West Gymnastics............. 31 Phonics.......................................... 6 Skate Park.................................... 11 Teen Center.................................... 9 Teen Fit Challenge....................... 10 Teen Workshop.............................. 9 UC Youth Commission................. 10 Young Rembrandts Art Classes..... 7

Self-Defense Classes.................. 26 Wing-Chun................................... 28

TENNIS

REGISTRATION INFO

TOT CLASSES

General Information..................... 38 How to Reach Us......................... 38 Refund Policy .............................. 38 Registration Dates..................2 & 39 Registration Form......................... 39

SENIORS

Classes......................................... 33 Resources.................................... 32 Travel Trainining Workshop.......... 32 Trips.............................................. 32 Walk This Way.............................. 32

Tennis Classes............................. 18 ABC 123......................................... 4 First 5 Program.............................. 5 Infant Message............................... 5 King Kickerz................................... 5 Music Together............................... 4 Preschool- All Day......................... 4 Small Steps.................................... 4 Wee Hoop...................................... 4

YOUTH & FAMILY SERVICES

Parent Project Info....................... 10

YOUTH SPORTS

Afterschool Sports & Games......... 9 Basketball Pro.............................. 13 Sharks Ice.................................... 13 Super Soccer............................... 13 Young America T-ball................... 13 Youth Open Gym.......................... 13 Youth Personal Training............... 23

R e g i s t r at i o n D at e s Fall/ Holiday 2011 • Online Registration starts, August 8 • Mail-in/ Fax begins August 22 • Walk-in Registration, August 29 • Fall Classes: Sept 6- Nov 20 • Holiday Classes: Nov 29- Jan 2

Holidays:

Labor Day, Sept 5 Veterans Day, Nov 11 Thanksgiving, Nov 24-25 City Furloughs: Dec 26- 30

M i s s i o n S tat e m e n t Union City Leisure Services’ Mission Statement The mission of Union City Leisure Services is to provide exceptional facilities, services and programs that are inclusive, safe, fun and enhance the quality of life in our community. Standards of Behavior: For the enjoyment and safety of everyone, the Leisure Services Department expects all participants to treat the people and facilities connected with the program with respect and to abide by all rules and direction from the staff. The Leisure Services Department reserves the right to refuse service to anyone for failure to abide by these standards.

Our Government City Council

Mark Green, Mayor Jim Navarro, Vice Mayor Emily Duncan, Councilmember Lorrin Ellis , Councilmember Pat Gacoscos, Councilmember

Department Heads

Larry Cheeves, City Manager Tony Acosta, Deputy City Manager/ Leisure Services Director Benjamin T. Reyes, II, City Attorney Richard Digre, Administrative Services Director Joan Malloy, Economic and Community Development Director Greg Stewart, Police Chief Mintze Cheng, Public Works Director

Park and Recreation Commission William Boylan, Chair Daniel Rivera, Vice Chair David Acosta Steve Nichols Caroline Abellar Glenn Nate Ian Palavi Bert Padua (Alternate)

Senior Citizen Commission Hugh McNamara, Chair Eva Kamakea Irene Wolfe Domingo Filardo Margaret Tai Estrellita Munsayac Joseph George Venkat Iyer

L e i s u r e S e r v i c e s Fa c i l i t i e s **Civic Center

34009 Alvarado-Niles Road Union City, CA 94587 Telephone: 471-3232

**Holly Community Center

31600 Alvarado Blvd., Union City, CA 94587 Tel: 675-5488 • Fax: 471-6878 Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am- 4:00 pm Closed 12 noon-1:00 pm

**Kennedy Community Center

**Sports Center 31224 Union City Blvd., Union City, CA 94587 Tel: 675-5808 • Fax: 489-8620 Office Hours: M-Th, 8:00 am- 8:00 pm **Fri, 8:00 am- 4:00 pm Sports Center Hours: Mon-Fri, 5:30 am- 9:00 pm Saturday, 7:00 am- 3:00 pm Sunday, 7:00 am- 3:00 pm

1333 Decoto Rd., Union City, CA 94587 Tel: 675-5329 • Fax: 429-6730 Hours: Mon-Fri, 9:00 am- 4:00 pm Closed 12 noon-1:00 pm

Teen Workshop

Ruggieri Senior Center

33901 Syracuse Ave.,

33623 Mission Blvd., Union City, CA 94587 Telephone: 489-5348

Dan Oden Swim Complex

33997 Alvarado-Niles Road, Union City, CA 94587 Tel: 675-5495 • Fax: 477-0317 Hours: Mon-Thu, 9:00 am- 6:00 pm

Union City, CA 94587

Skate Park

471-3232 ext. 702

34009 Alvarado-Niles Road Union City, Ca 94587 Telephone: 675-5487

Aquatics Hotline 675-5486

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Dog Park Hotline

William C. May, Jr. Teen Center 1200 “J” Street, Union City, CA 94587 Telephone: 489-1462 Info: 675-5600


Annual Halloween Community Carnival

3rd ANNUAL MUTT STRUT

A Fun RUN or WALK with your POOCH FUNDRAISER Date: Saturday, October 15, 2011 Location: Masonic Homes of CA 34400 Mission Blvd, Union City Registration begins at 8:30 am

Join UCLS and a city full of ghosts and goblins for a safe, spooky and fun-filled evening. Tour our haunted house, play ghoulish games, win wicked prizes and have some tasty treats. It is a fun and safe Halloween alternative for families. Open to children ages 3-12 (plus parents). In an effort to keep the event affordable and accessible to all families in our community, we are seeking the support of local businesses and merchants. Your business can help sponsor our annual Halloween Carnival. To sponsor our carnival, the cost of sponsorship is $150. In order for booth sponsors to be included in all the marketing materials, please respond by FRIDAY, September 23, 2011. If you are interested in supporting this event, or have any questions, please contact Marissa Vera at (510) 675-5276 or at mvera@ci.union-city.ca.us Thank you again.

BBQ • Dog Games • Dog Costume Contest • Awards & Prizes

Special thanks to last year’s Carnival Booth Sponsors & Donors *Chong Orthodontics DDS, Inc. * Dr. Todd Aki D.D.S., M.S. Orthodontics *Dr. Tandon NEO VISION* *Jazzercise *Hometown Buffet *American Licorice *Blommers Chocolate *Round Table Pizza*

Post Race Activities: 10:30 am -12:30 pm

Fun for All! Register: Online at www.nhsfoundation.com OR call Barbara at (510) 471-3850 $25 pre-registration, $30 onsite day of event Visa & Mastercard will be accepted. $25 REGISTRATION INCLUDES - One each: T-Shirt, BBQ Lunch & Goodie Bag ($5 ea. For additional lunch tickets) All dogs must be current on all shots & rabies vaccination. No flexi-leashes, please. Runner/ Walker without a dog is okay Please note: This is not a sanctioned race, just fun exercise with or without a dog. Walk/Run will be on the field below the Masonic Homes main house. For more information please contact Barbara Aro-Valle at (510) 471-3850, or by email at baro-valle@nhsfoundation.com

Community Emergency Response Team

Do you know what to do after a disaster? After a major disaster, the people we rely on for help may not be able to get to us. Widespread damage, blocked roads, loss of phone service, and too many victims will overwhelm our emergency responders. We will have to help each other meet our immediate life saving and life sustaining needs. CERT teaches you how to keep yourself and your family from becoming victims in a disaster. CERT focuses on being prepared, staying safe, and helping others until emergency responders can get there. Union City CERT offers FREE CERT classes. Classes are set for the first four Saturdays in October. For more information, please contact the CERT office at 510-675-5401 or email Carol@dutravernaci.com Dates Days Fee 10/1-10/22 Saturdays All are welcome FREE!!!

Support Our Kids Scholarship (S.O.K.) Program

The City of Union City feels that it is important for all of the youth in our community to have the opportunity to experience the various recreational programs that are offered by the Leisure Services Department. The S.O.K. Scholarship Fund offers a limited number of special scholarships for Union City youth 18 years and under who wish to experience a Leisure Services' program but are unable to, due to financial hardship. Scholarships provide 50-75 % of the registration fee, up to a maximum of $200. Scholarships are limited to one program per youth, per year as long as funds are available and families meet the financial qualifications. For more information and a scholarship application, please call the Holly Community Center at 675-5488 or the Kennedy Community Center at 675-5329. We also would like to encourage the members of our community to help support the S.O.K. Scholarship program by making contributions with their Leisure Services' registrations. Donations can be added on the Leisure Services' registration form. Every dollar counts and is appreciated.

UCLS is looking for Artists!

Interested in showcasing your artwork at the Union City Sports Center? Call 675-5328 for more information.

3rd Annual Holiday Showcase

Date: Friday, December 2nd • Time: 6-8:00 pm

Ruggieri Senior Center (33997 Alvarado-Niles Road) Come and join us as we showcase the best youth classes and programs that UCLS has to offer! This special event will have participants of all ages performing dance, music and martial arts. For more information please contact 510-675-5328.

The Annual Union City Photo Contest is coming!

Hello photography enthusiasts! Applications for the next annual Union City photo contest will be out in November. Winning photos will be on display at Paddy’s early in 2012 and then at City Hall and the Union City Sports Center later in the year. To obtain an application or to learn more please call 510-675-5328 for more information.

SALSATION 3

DINNER & DANCE EVENT

Come out and join us for a night of Salsa Dancing with a variety of Ballroom Dances at the Ruggieri Senior Center on Friday, November 4th 2011. Our SALSATION 3 event will be even better than before! Have dinner at 6 PM followed by Salsa & Ballroom Dancing ! We have scheduled dance demonstrations, raffles and some fun contests !!! For tickets and information go to www.funballroom.blogspot.com or email ellie.ante@yahoo.com or call 510-795-0302 (messages)

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Date: Sunday, October 30, 2011 Location: Holly Community Center 31600 Alvarado Blvd. Time: 2:00- 4:00 pm Pre-Sale Tickets will be available for purchase on October 3rd at the Holly Community Center, Kennedy Community Center and Union City Sports Center.

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Ready, Set, Learn!

Tot Programs

Ages 3-4

These classes are recreational classes that expose children ages 3-4 years old to shapes, colors, numbers, the alphabet, science, developing fine motor skills and gross motor skills. Your child will experience self-expression through crafts, drama, music, playing, storytelling and sharing. This is an active program; it is recommended that parents dress their children in comfortable clothing. Your child will encounter such items as sand, dirt and paint. It is recommended that children wear closed toe, rubber soled shoes (No sandals). Fun and adventure await your child in the Tot Time Program! Note: There will be no class on Friday Nov. 11th because of Veterans Day and Monday Nov. 21st – Friday Nov. 25th because of Thanksgiving break. A payment plan is available for classes that meet more than twice a week-50% of fee due at registration, and remaining 50% is due by October 5th, 2011

Small Steps • Ages 2-3 years Instructor: Milia Edwards

• Location: UC Sports Center

Introduce your young child to preschool activities! This program meets once a week and allows young children to experience preschool activities with the guidance of their parent or caregiver. Children will enjoy movement activities, arts-n-crafts, games, snacks, circle time, singing and play. Parent or caregiver must participate, and will be responsible for bringing a group snack during the session. Parents and children should wear comfortable clothing and closedtoe shoes. CODE Day Dates Time #Classes Fee 45963 Tue 9/20-11/8 10:00- 11:00 am 8 $90/ $95 45964 Tue 9/20-11/8 11:30- 12:30 pm 8 $90/ $95 45965 Fri 9/23-11/4 10:00- 11:00 am 7 $80/ $85 45966 Fri 9/23-11/4 11:30- 12:30 pm 7 $80/ $85

Location: UC Sports Center, 31224 Union City Blvd.

Instructor: Linda Silva CODE Days Dates Time Age Classes Fee 45928 M/W/F 9/12-12/23 9- 12 Noon 3-4 41 $517/ $557 45929 T/Th 9/13-12/22 1- 3 pm 3-4 28 $250/ $280

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Instructor: Becky Rose CODE Days Dates Time 45930 M/W 9/12-12/21 1- 3 pm

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Age Classes Fee 3-4 28 $250/ $280

Note: Your child must be 3 years old and toilet trained by the first day of class. No pull-ups! Proof of age is required.

Wee Hoops • Ages 18 months - 5 years

Instructor: Dinah Shah Location: Holly Community Center, Mini Gym. An exciting program designed by Dinah Shah. It combines the ABC & 1,2,3 • Ages 4-5 thrill of basketball with activities devoted to enhancing the intelA, B, C, & 1,2,3 will introduce children to kindergarten skills. Chil- lectual, social, physical, and emotional development of children. dren will be exposed to shapes, colors, numbers, the alphabet, Dinah has over 15 years experience working with children science, and nature. This class focuses on developing fine mo- ranging from infants to high school age in various settings. tor skills and gross motor skills. Note: There will be no class Dinah has played basketball competitively since the age of 12 on Friday Nov. 11th because of Veterans Day and Monday Nov. and attended college on a full basketball scholarship. Dinah 21st – Friday Nov. 25th because of Thanksgiving break. A pay- has preschool, YMCA and coaching experience in addition to ment plan is available for classes that meet more than twice a working in the Junior Warriors program. She is also a licensed week-50% of fee due at registration, and remaining 50% is due chiropractor. Her love of the game will be passed down to your by October 5th, 2011. young budding hoop star! Location: UC Sports Center Instructor: Linda Silva There is no class on Monday, October 31st (Halloween)

Code Day 45948 T/Th

Dates Time Classes Fee (res/non) 9/13-12/22 9:00- 12 noon 28 $441/ $471 Location: UC Sports Center Instructor: Becky Rose 45949 M/W 9/12-12/21 3:15- 5:15 pm 28 $294/ $314 Note: Your child must be 3 years old and toilet trained by the first day of class. No pull-ups! Proof of age is required.

HOLLY & KENNEDY ALL DAY PRESCHOOL

The Holly and Kennedy Preschool program begins at 7:00 AM and ends at 6:00 PM. We are licensed for 19 children at Holly and 15 children at Kennedy. The program is designed to educate the whole child, socially and emotionally, physically and cognitively, giving the children opportunities through a variety of experiences to acquire the skills necessary to enter Kindergarten. The program provides children with snack, gross and fine motor skill play opportunities, outside activity time, small group time, rest periods, low adult to child ratios, exposure to a print rich environment to encourage language development and future literacy, and activities that include art, crafts, science, music, drama, cooking, sports and games, with time for socialization. If you would like more information please call Marissa Vera at (510) 675-5276 or E-mail: mvera@ci.union-city.ca.us

Note: A Wee Hoop basketball is required. The one time material fee for a basketball is $6 due to the instructor at the first class." CODE Day Dates Time #Classes Dribblers (18 months- 2 years) 45967 Mon 9/19-11/14 3:00- 3:35 pm 8 Hot Shots (3- 5 years) 45968 Mon 9/19-11/14 3145- 4:30 pm 8

Fee $78/ $88 $78/ $88

Music Together

Ages: Newborn-5 years! Instructor: Doreen Borja •

Location: Holly Center

Music Together is an internationally renowned music and movement curriculum for babies, toddlers, preschoolers and their grownups. In a family-style environment, you and your child move freely and explore music through instrument play, songs, dance and chant for a lifetime of appreciation. Nine song collections, researched over 25 years, provide the basis for singing in tune and keeping a steady beat--prerequisites for future instrument or dance study. Babies under 8 months may participate with their registered sibling for FREE! $40 materials fee due at first class. NOTE: No Class October 24. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee 45973 Mon 9/19-11/28 10- 11:00 am 10 $195/ $205

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FIRST 5

NEW! INFANT MASSAGE Ages: 1 month- 3 years

Infant Massage is a two-day workshop teaching new parents the art and tremendous benefits of infant massage for both the baby and parents. This is a parent/baby participation class, which consist of two one-hour workshops. Fathers are also encouraged to attend. Infant massage is the most important form of bonding you will have with your child so come and learn today! Instructor Madhu Sardana is a licensed massage therapist who will guide you through this wonderful experience for both the parent and their infant. For more information please call 510-675-5328. CODE Day Dates Time Fee 46741 T/ Th 9/13 & 9/15 9:00- 10:00 am $40/ $50 46742 T/ Th 10/4 & 10/6 9:00- 10:00 am $40/ $50 46743 T/ Th 11/1 & 11/3 9:00- 10:00 am $40/ $50

King Kickerz Soccer Academy: For Tots Instructor: Mari King

Location: Town Estates Park

If you combine a love for soccer with an interest in the way children think, learn, and grow, you get King Kickerz Soccer Academy. Through KKSA children ages 18 months to 5 years will have the opportunity to have fun while learning the game of soccer. For some children this will be their first experience with soccer, so we will be playing ageappropriate games that will have your young soccer players smiling ear to ear. Come out and have some fun! In this class, parents will get to participate with their toddlers. The focus will be on having fun with your tot while they learn to use their feet and kick and maneuver the soccer ball. Also, do not forget to bring water. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee 45970 Sat 10/22- 11/19 9:00- 9:35 am 5 $60/ $65

Lil’ Kickerz (3.5 - 5 years, must be 3.5 by 9/18/11)

In this class young soccer players have the opportunity to participate on their own. They will learn how to dribble, pass, trap, shoot, and play games while having tons of fun. Although adults do not participate, it is very important that a parent or caregiver stays with the child for the duration of each class. Soccer players in this class must have shin guards to participate. Cleats are preferred, but tennis shoes will do. Also, do not forget to bring water. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee 45971 Sat 10/22- 11/19 9:45- 10:20 am 5 $60/ $65 45972 Sat 10/22- 11/19 10:30- 11:05 am 5 $60/ $65

With money from California’s Proposition 10, tobacco tax money pays for Every Child Counts, a program that supports the health, development and well-being of our youngest children through their first five years.

Free! Parent & Me Literacy Jamboree Ages: 2-5 years

Many new parents are looking for fun and new ideas to enjoy with their children. Join UCLS this Fall Season for our Parent and Me Literacy Jamboree. Our program will introduce you and your child to the importance of literature exposure at a young age, while providing socialization with other families. Accompanied by a parent/ caregiver your infant, toddler and/or pre-schooler will be introduced to an educational program with a well rounded literature curriculum. Parents and caregivers will get a much needed break, enjoy informative adult conversations, and learn about the different resources available in the community through workshops. This new FREE program meets weekly for 1 hour and 15 minutes and includes a variety of fun learning activities such as art, music, dancing, cooking, blocks, storytelling, and puzzles. We hope you can join the fun!

Gratis!!! Amigos de Literatura: Padres e hijos Edades: 2-5 anos

Muchos padres buscan actividades que pueden hacer con sus hijos. Nunca es muy pronto para empezar a leerle a su bebe, y nuestro programa les dará la oportunidad a nuevos padres para aprender la importancia de empezar a leerles a sus hijos desde que nacen. Acompañado por su padre/madre o proveedor, su bebe o preescolar sera introducido a un programa educativo con un curriculo equilibrado de literatura. Los padres o proveedores de cuidado recibirán un descanso merecido, podrán conversar con otros adultos, aprenderán acerca de los recursos de nuestra comunidad y tendrán la oportunidad a conocer otras familias en su comunidad. Este nuevo programa GRATUITO se reúne semanalmente por 1 hora y 15 minutos e incluye una variedad de divertidas actividades de aprendizaje como arte, música, baile, cocina, juegos de bloques, lectura de cuentos y rompecabezas. Esperemos que nos puedan acompañar! Para obtener más información, llame al (510) 675-5642 o escriba por correo electronico a elacayo@ci.union-city.ca.us

Three Locations/ Tres Locaciones:

Contempo Park Alvarado Resource Center 4361 Agena Circle ( X Meteor)

10th Street Community Center 33948 10th Street (Old Fire Station)

Holly Community Center 31600 Alvarado Blvd. CODE 45975 45976 45977

Location 10th Street Holly Center Contempo

Day Tues Wed Thurs

Dates 9/20-11/8 9/21-11/9 9/22-11/10

Times 10:30-11:45 am 1:15- 2:30 pm 10:30-11:45 am

Fee FREE FREE FREE

For more information on the Parent & Me program, or to be a volunteer please call Emelyn Lacayo at 510-675-5642 or you can e-mail her at elacayo@ci.union-city.ca.us

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Mommy /Daddy & Me (1.5-3.5 years)

Community Grant Initiative Thank You to First 5 Alameda County!

Tot Programs/ First 5 Grant

AL AMEDA COUNT Y

Instructor: Madhu Sardana Location: Kennedy Community Center

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Back to Basics Phonics- Tot Ages 4-6

Research has shown that children who are exposed to challenging subjects in their formative years, enter kindergarten performing at or above grade level. This class is designed for Pre-K, Kindergarten and First grade children. The class focus will be on developing phonics, comprehension skills and becoming a fluent reader. Each student will receive phonics and reading materials. Instructor: Yolanda Williams-Back to Basics Tutoring Location: Kennedy Community Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46140 T/Th 9/6-9/15 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 46141 T/Th 9/20-9/29 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 46142 T/Th 10/4-10/13 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 46143 T/Th 10/18-10/27 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 46144 T/Th 11/1-11/10 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 46145 T/Th 11/15-12/1 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 46146 T/Th 12/6-12/15 4- 5:00 pm 4 $76/ $86 * No class on Tues, Nov 22 & Thur, Nov 24

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Code 46633 46634 46635 46636 46637 46638

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Day M/W M/W M/W M/W M/W M/W

Dates 9/7-9/19 9/21-10/3 10/5-10/17 10/19-10/31 11/2-11/14 11/28-12/7

Time Classes 4- 5:00 pm 4 4- 5:00 pm 4 4- 5:00 pm 4 4- 5:00 pm 4 4- 5:00 pm 4 4- 5:00 pm 4

Fee $76/ $86 $76/ $86 $76/ $86 $76/ $86 $76/ $86 $76/ $86

Yolanda Williams

Back to Basics Phonics Yolanda Williams is an educator of young children. Her mission at Back to Basics Tutoring is to offer an affordable and fun phonics reading program for all children. She believes strongly in preparing children to read before they enter kindergarten, and her endeavor is to have no child left behind or promoted to the next grade ill- prepared. She believes that teaching children to read is a gift that keeps on giving.

NEW! Typography/Block Letter Art • Ages 13+ Instructor: Irene Takahashi – Coker Location: Ruggieri Senior Center

Teens can learn different styles of lettering ranging from graffiti inspired letters to tattoo style script and more formal lettering (graphic design typography).Teens can use their interest in letter making and expand on ideas they have while developing new skills and techniques. The instructor will bring in some materials and examples as an influence and for inspiration but each teens individuality will be encourage. Although there may be some graffiti influence, vandalism will be highly discouraged while showing teens a different (legal) outlet to be creative. Teens will be experimenting with different markers, pens, and paints. Students will need to supply their own materials throughout the course after the first session (pricing will be kept to a minimum). CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46642 Tues 9/13-9/27 6:15- 7:15 pm 3 $45/ $50

NEW! Nail Art • Ages 14 and up Instructor: Irene Takahashi – Coker Location: Ruggieri Senior Center

Teens and adults can learn different techniques to make various nail art and designs. Basic designs will be taught using simple tools and paint. Students will learn to paint hip and simple designs such as checker print, floral, seasonal and animal print patterns. All nail art will be strictly done with nail polish and paint (rhinestones are optional), acrylic art will not be taught in this class. Participants will need to supply their own materials after the first class. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46639 Tues 9/13-9/27 5:00- 6:00 pm 3 $45/ $50

NEW! String Crafts • Ages 9 and up Instructor: Irene Takahashi – Coker Location: Ruggieri Senior Center

Students will learn to create colorful, creative, yet simple crafts using yarn and string. Crafts will include (but not be limited to) bracelet making, knitting, simple embroidery and other various crafts. Students will need to supply their own materials after the first class. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46641 Wed 9/14-9/28 6:15- 7:15 pm 3 $45/ $50

NEW! Cupcake Decorating • Ages 10 and up

Instructor: Irene Takahashi – Coker Location: Ruggieri Senior Center

Students can learn decorating techniques and recipes. Designs and cupcakes can be used for parties as well as seasonal and holiday designs (or just for fun!). Icing will be strictly made from frosting and sprinkles using easy to make recipes. Fondant will not be included in this course but students will be making unique home-made icings and cupcakes. Inspirations will be brought in to be replicated or to use to create other original designs. After the first day, students will need to bring their own materials. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46640 Wed 9/14-9/28 5:00- 6:00 pm 3 $45/ $50

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NEW! Fashion Runway Workshop • Ages 7-13

Location: All Classes at The Ruggieri Senior Center

Young Rembrandts: (925) 353-1704

NEW! Animal Cartoon Drawings • Ages 7-13

A variety of animals will inspire us in this workshop—with cartooning. Expressions, human characteristics, movement, action and joke sequencing will be centered on different animals. This is a popular workshop for animal lovers and cartoon enthusiasts. Students will use pencils, markers and Sharpies™ to complete their drawings. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46147 Mon-Wed 11/21-11/23 9- 11:00 am $69/ $79

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Young Rembrandts Drawing Workshops

This stylish Young Rembrandts workshop is tailored for the aspiring fashionista. Join us for 5 days of runway chic as we illustrate the various aspects of fashion design. Hip hairstyles and awesome accessories will adorn the close-up drawings of our beautiful models. Step into the shoes of a fashion magazine editor as you design and draw an eye-catching fashion magazine cover. And, let’s not forget about purses! Design the perfect purse to go along with the outfit of your dreams. And finally, draw your model stepping out onto the runway in your fashion originals. If you love to design clothes and are hip to the latest fashions, this drawing workshop is a perfect fit. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46158 M-F 12/26-12/30 10:00- 12:00 pm $105/ $120

NEW! Parent & Child Drawing Workshop • Ages 5-7

In this wonderful Young Rembrandts class you and your child will each complete your own drawing using the Young Rembrandts technique. Have fun drawing together, while learning specific skills that help to develop your child’s fine motor skills at home. Media used will include pencils, color pencils and markers. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46148 Mon- Wed 11/21-11/23 11:15- 12:45 pm $69/ $79 Young Rembrandts proven method fosters increased patience, discipline and focus as well as a host of artistic skills such as art vocabulary and history, along with expanded creativity, imagination and confidence. All materials supplied. New lessons each class and each session. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non)) 46149 Sat 10/1-11/19 9- 10:00 am $125/ $140

Youth Cartoon Drawing • Ages 10-15

Learning how to draw can be fun, especially when we create silly characters, funny expressions, and drawing sequences that tell a joke! This delightful program combines Young Rembrandts innovative, step-by-step drawing method with light-hearted subject matter that engages children’s sense of humor and imagination. No prior art class experience necessary. All materials are supplied by Young Rembrandts. New lessons each class and each session. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46152 Sat 10/1-11/19 10:15- 11:15 am $125/ $140

Preschool Drawing • Ages 3.5- 5

Young Rembrandts pre-schoolers learn to draw with our step-by-step method, developing observations skills, fine motor skills, handwriting readiness and attention to detail so they will be successful in kindergarten. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non)) 46155 Sat 10/1-11/19 11:30- 12:30 pm $125/ $140

NEW! Egyptian Workshop • Ages 7-13

Explore the mysterious world of Egypt with Young Rembrandts! We will spend five days digging into how the Egyptians lived. We will investigate decorative objects in the treasured tombs including sarcophagi, hieroglyphics and more. We will create drawings full of artifacts and Egyptian imagery using a variety of media, Including markers, color pencils, Sharpies™ and more. In fact, our final day will consist of a large drawing using pastel chalk. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46160 M-F 12/26-12/30 1:00- 3:00 pm $105/ $120

Young Rembrandts

Young Rembrandts partners with pre-schools, elementary schools and community centers to either augment or supply their art education programs. Young Rembrandts has a solid reputation for offering well-organized classes and teaching original, high quality curriculum in a positive environment. Our instructors are training in the proprietary Young Rembrandts method that teaches children how to draw using this technique, which combines step-by-step instruction and best education practices. The same structured, skill-based learning used to teach science, math and reading is used to teach children how to draw. Young Rembrandts' tiered lesson plans match engaging subject matter, skill-based learning and positive classroom techniques to achieve unparalleled success. The visible academic and art benefits are great for children participating in our program. Young Rembrandts' students have fun while developing fundamental art literacy and improved academic abilities. Our vision is to raise generations that value the power, passion and significance of art.

NEW! Musical Theatre Class – The Jungle Book Ages 5-12

Come and join us as we explore the wonderful world of Musical Theatre! We will be presenting an exciting production of Disney’s THE JUNGLE BOOK. Come and join Mowgli, Shere Khan, Bagheera and all the other wonderful characters from THE JUNGLE BOOK and also increase confidence and learn team work skills that it takes to be an actor. Auditions will be on the first day of class and every child will play a part in the musical. This class will be fun and exciting as students learn all about musical theatre. Everyone will learn basic acting, singing and dancing skills. Students will also learn about make- up, costumes, lights and sound. This class will be taught by Jim Burris who has over 30 years of teaching experience and is also a music and drama teacher in the Bay Area. Location: Holly Community Center Instructor: Jim Burris Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46682 Varies Varies 2:30- 4:30 pm 20 $200/ $215 Rehearsals: 2:30- 4:30 pm Dates: 11/15-17,11/28-30,12/1,12/5-8, 12/12-15, 1/3-4 Tech week: 2:30- 6:30 pm Dates: 1/5,1/9 and 1/10 Show (2:30 pm-8:00 pm) on 1/11 and 1/12

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Fine Arts Class • Ages 5-13 with Angie the Artist

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Location: Ruggieri Senior Center

NEW! MEXICAN COOKING CLASS • Ages 6-10 Instructor: Natalie Alvarez • Location: Kennedy Center

Join us for this fun and exciting Mexican cooking class for kids and learn how to make great tasting Mexican food! This class will emphasize kitchen safety, basic knowledge of kitchen tools as well as using fresh ingredients to cook delicious Mexican food. Topics will include how to make chorizo with eggs, sopes, enchilads and lots more ! CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46683 Sat 10/29-12/3 10:00- 11:15 am 5 $45/ $50

COOKING 101 • Ages 6-10

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Bring your children to cook up some fun with Chef Natalie’s Cooking 101. Children will be encouraged to create and eat nutritious food as they develop their creativity. This class will offer an emphasis on kitchen safety and they will become more knowledgeable of cooking ingredients and tools. By the end of this class, children will have learned real lessons in science, language, math, and creativity. CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46684 Sat 9/24-10/22 10:00- 11:15 am 5 $45/ $50

This class will cover a variety of subjects with watercolor, acrylic, pastels, sculpey, and other mediums in a safe fun environment. All abilities welcome. Drawing lessons will be included in some projects. Each student will take home a folder on the last day of class. This is a great introductory fine art class with emphasis in painting and other mediums. Each session will include new projects so that students can continue on. $15 supply fee, payable to instructor on first day of class. CODE Day Dates Time Ages Fee (res/ non) 46423 Mon 9/12-10/10 4:15-5:15 pm 5-7 $75/ $85 46424 Mon 9/12-10/10 5:30-7:00 pm 8-13 $100/ $115 46425 Tues 9/13-10/11 1:00- 2:30 pm 8-12 $100/ $115 46426 Mon 10/17-11/21 4:15- 5:15 pm 5-7 $90/ $100 46427 Mon 10/17-11/21 5:30-7:00 pm 8-13 $120/ $135 46428

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Angie Villegas Fine Arts Class

Angie is an experienced Fine Art teacher in Visual Arts: drawing, painting, and mixed media. The dream to become an artist began at the age of five, when she was captivated by an artist painting. She began painting with an airbrush only, later realizing that using only one tool to create art was holding her back. She then learned to use a variety of mediums and tools which allowed more creativity without limitations. Angie has 7+ years experience teaching Visual Art, and works with all age groups, from children to adults. She is passionate about teaching Visual Fine Arts to students of all ages, and helping them to discover their own creative abilities. Discover her favorite subjects on her website: www.AngiesGallery.com

U.S. Chess Mates U.S. Chess Mates was founded ten years ago by one of the pioneers of after-school chess in the Bay Area, Steven Stacy. In the last ten years the program has flourished and U.S. Chess Mates are currently teaching over 90 schools in Northern California, including at the Kennedy Center. They credit this to the extra care taken in maintaining a safe, wholesome, and dynamic teaching environment to keep our students engaged. We believe this not only adds quality to their learning experience, but adds prestige and value to the after school program as well. U.S. Chess Mates is passionate about the game of chess, and firmly believe in its academic and social benefits. Chess promotes discipline, concentration, reasoning, critical thinking, and sportsmanship, and U.S. Chess Mates feel it is a valuable part of any diverse academic program.

Chess Instruction by U.S. Chess Mates • Ages 5-13

Chess teaches critical and abstract thinking, planning, logic and patience. This class is suited for all levels, from beginner to the most advanced. Each class will include 25 minutes of instruction and 25 minutes of tournament games. Your child will learn the game of chess and begin to use and develop life skills that will help now and in the future. All supplies are provided. Instructor: U.S. Chess Mates staff. Please visit www.USchessmates.com for more information. Location: Kennedy Community Center (1333 Decoto Road) CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46702 Tue 9/6-11/18 3:30- 4:30 pm 7 $132/ $147

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William C. May, Jr. Teen Center 1200 "J" Street, Union City Fall/ Holiday Schedule:

Academic Tutoring

Give your student the confidence and tools to succeed in school. The Learning Curve offers quality tutoring in Reading, Writing, Basic Math and Algebra. Our program provides individualized instruction with no more than 3 students per teacher. An optional comprehensive skills assessment is available at an additional cost. Classes are twice a week for about one hour. Call for information on additional schedules. Location: The Learning Curve, in Old Alvarado Plaza, 31080 Union City Blvd., Suite 203. (510) 585-7576 CODE Day Dates Time Classes Fee (res/ non) 46104 M/W 9/7-9/28 * 4:30- 5:20 pm 7 $210/ $225 46105 M/W 9/7-9/28* 5:30- 6:20 pm 7 $210/ $225 46106 T/TH 9/6-9/29 4:30- 5:20 pm 8 $240/ $255 46107 T/TH 9/6-9/29 5:30- 6:20 pm 8 $240/ $255 *No Class on Monday 9/5 46108 46109 46110 46111

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46112 M/W 11/2-11/30 4:30- 5:20 pm 46113 M/W 11/2-11/30 5:30- 6:20 pm 46114 T/TH 11/1-11/29* 4:30- 5:20 pm 46115 T/TH 11/1-11/29* 5:30- 6:20 pm *No Class on Thursday 11/24

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$120/ $135 $120/ $135 $150/ $165 $150/ $165

M/W 12/5-12/14 4:30- 5:20 pm M/W 12/5-12/14 5:30- 6:20 pm T/TH 12/1-12/15 4:30- 5:20 pm T/TH 12/1-12/15 5:30- 6:20 pm

10th Street Community Center 33948 10th Street (Old Fire Station) Monday - Thursday, 4 pm- 6 pm Ages 7 -12 years Starts Monday, September 12, 2011

The 10th Street Center is offering a FREE drop-in recreation program for 7 - 12 year olds. The center offers a variety of activities and is supervised with trained recreation leaders. Enjoy sports, arts-ncrafts, games, special events, homework help or just a fun safe place for your kids to hang out. Sites are supervised during program hours only, Monday through Thursday, 4 pm – 6 pm. This is a drop-in program and children may choose to arrive and leave at any time. Field trips and certain special events may require an additional fee. For more information, call 675-5600. All participants must have a signed Emergency Information Card at their site to participate in the program. Emergency cards are available on-site and at the Holly or Kennedy Community Center.

Afterschool Sports & Art Classes • Ages 5-10

Location: Kennedy Community Center 1333 Decoto Road, Union City Class will meet in the Kennedy Community Center Assembly Hall. This class is an extension of our afterschool program. Come and have fun playing your favorite sports, games, and crafts with your friends or make new friends at the classes. The kids will receive basic instruction in a variety of sports, games, and art classes while learning team work and creativity in a stress free environment. Each of the activities will meet on the designated day for 6 weeks. If it rains, classes will be held indoors in the assembly hall. We will do our best to keep the kids busy and active for that hour. We will not cancel a class due to weather. CODE Day Dates Time Activity Fee (res/ non)_ 46686 Mon 9/12-10/17 3:30-4:40 pm Crafts $50/ $55 46687 Tue 9/13-10/18 3:30-4:40 pm Dodgeball $50/ $55 46688 Wed 9/14-10/19 3:30-4:40 pm Football $50/ $55 46689 Thu 9/15-10/20 3:30-4:40 pm Art class $50/ $55 46690 Mon 10/24-12/5 3:30-4:40 pm Crafts 46691 Tue 10/25-12/6 3:30-4:40 pm Soccer 46692 Wed 10/26-12/7 3:30-4:40 pm baseball 46693 Thu 10/27-12/8 3:30-4:40 pm Art Class No classes the week of Thanksgiving 11/21-11/24.

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Teen Workshop

33623 Mission Blvd., Union City (Between Decoto & Whipple Road)

Fall Hours: Wed 3:30- 5:30 pm Sat: 11:00- 1:00 pm

Open to middle and high school students! The City of Union City, Leisure Services Department Teen Workshop offers teens an opportunity to participate in productive activities in the community. The Teen Workshop survives from community donations and the basic repair work that we do. BICYCLE REPAIR: Cruise on by and check out the teen bike repair shop for a bicycle tune-up. Buy a reconditioned bicycle or learn how to build a bike. Volunteer as one of the workshop repair persons. We do basic repair work, change inner tubes, fix brakes, change tires, change pedals, and basic tune-up repair.

Due to budget reductions, we are only open for 5 hours a week. For more information, please call (510) 489-5482.

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M/W 10/3-10/31 4:30- 5:20 pm M/W 10/3-10/31 5:30- 6:20 pm T/TH 10/4-10/27 4:30- 5:20 pm T/TH 10/4-10/27 5:30- 6:20 pm

The William May Jr. Teen Center in Kennedy Park! Enjoy games, poker, sports, arts-n-crafts, movies, ping-pong and pool tournaments or just hang with the other teens. We are located at: 1200 “J” Street Union City, CA 94587 (In Kennedy Park behind James Logan High), The Teen Center has a lounge with a big screen T.V. and a music lounge, as well as Snack Bar! Come by and play video games, and listen to music, read, play or just relax! Watch for teen trips and teen special events. Best of all, most of it is free! There is no cost for day activities and only minimal charges for special projects and field trips.

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The Union City Youth Commission is comprised of teens from Union City in grades 7 through 12. The Youth Commission is an energetic and committed group of teens, who want to play an active role in their community, represent their fellow teens and have some fun in the process. Representatives are from James Logan High School, Alvarado Middle School, Cesar Chávez Middle School and Our Lady of the Rosary School. The Union City Youth Commission is teens in the process of improving life in Union City. Be a part of a group that will make a difference in your community.

UC Youth Commission Monthly Meeting Schedule Day

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9/14 10/12 11/09 12/14 01/11 02/08 03/14 04/11 05/09

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4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm 4:00 pm

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Regular monthly meetings are held on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 4 pm at the William May, Jr. Teen Center (1200 “J” Street). Additional meetings will be scheduled as needed. For more information call 675- 5600

FREE!!! Teen Fit & Kid Fit Challenge!

Take the challenge and be rewarded! New Teen Fit and Kid Fit Classes at the Union City Sports Center! Learn about good health, fitness and nutrition while having fun! Thanks to the generous sponsorship from Kaiser Permanente, this fall the Union City Sports Center is offering a FREE 7 – week health and fitness classes for teens (12-17 years) and youth (7-11 years). The classes will cover topics such as positive body image and motivation; as well as different types of exercises; how to use fitness equipment (inside and outside of a fitness center); gym etiquette; basic anatomy (muscles groups); nutrition; and how to make healthy lifestyle choices. Each session also includes an active lifestyle field trip, and all participants who successfully complete the session will receive a t-shirt and a free 3-month youth pass to the Union City Sports Center! Space is limited and participants must make a commitment to fully participate in the 7 week program. Please call for more information and applications at 510-675-5808. Applications are due by 9/6/2011. Ages 7- 11 7- 11

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Dates Time # of classes 9/17- 10/27 12 noon- 1:30 pm 7 11/3- 12/22 4:00 5:30 pm 7

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Parent Project Sr.®

Parent Project Sr. is for parents with youth ages 10 and up (13 weeks). Kids don’t come with instructions. Finally, a program created by parents for parents – providing support, tools and strategies to deal with the very real challenges of parenting a teen in today’s fast-paced world! Topics covered include: helping your teen make better choices and be more motivated to succeed, improving school performance, addressing peer relationships, reducing conflicts at home and improving family relationships. The Parent Project Sr. program (13 weeks) is for parents with youth ages 10 and up; it is usually offered in English and Spanish a couple of times during the year. English classes: Kristie Potter, MFT #43455 (510) 675-5217 Spanish classes: Adrian Valadez, ASW (510) 675-5821 For more information on the program or other Bay Area Parent Project classes please visit www.parentproject.com

Afternoons with Club Une Are you ready for Middle School?

It’s 2:30, school is out, do you… a) Get picked up by your mom? b) Take the crowded bus home? c) Go to Club Une? If you are looking for the best time of your life, pick c) Club Une! It’s your after school middle school program from 2:30-6 PM, where you and your friends have a cool place to hang out, listen to music, and even buy snacks. Play classic and new games outside, stay inside and create different arts and craft projects. Payment plans are available. For more information please call (510) 675- 5600.

Mornings with Club Une “Morning Mayhem”

Union City Leisure Services offers a before school morning care program that is located at the middle schools. This program is for middle school students and runs from 6:45 am to 8:15 am. They can meet new friends or hang out with current friends. We’ll have great activities for the students to do in a fun and safe environment. We will help them get off to a great start each morning. For more information, please call (510) 675- 5600.

Youth and Family Services

We offer alternatives & support to Union City residents, as well as families in the New Haven Unified School District. Crisis Support: Assists families through an immediate crisis by providing support and community resource information to victims/witnesses of violent crimes or traumatic events. Counseling: Provides short-term individual and family counseling to help improve family relationships, addresses academic or behavior issues, and provides support around crisis and traumatic events. Youth Violence Prevention & Intervention : Serves the most atrisk youth and young adults, 14- 24 years old. This component of the program is staffed with an Outreach team, a Case Manager and a Youth Employment Coordinator. The Outreach Team goes out into the community and reaches out to high risk youth/young adults, to intervene with those engaged in violent behavior, creates relationships, and offers them opportunities for a better life through jobs, education, counseling etc. This program component is partially funded by Measure UU dollars. For more information contact : Patricia Abadesco, MFT #32956 • Program Manager (510) 675-5617

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Union City Skate Park Independence is just a click away!!! This is an online course with videos, animated driving scenarios and sample test questions. Learn the rules of the road, major causes of traffic collisions, DMV procedures and much more. A licensed instructor is available to answer any questions. Receive a DMV-approved Certificate of Completion (OL 237). *It's FREE to try. Your first 25% of the course is absolutely free. Sign up any time. Offered Daily: 24 / 7 • Ages: 15 & Up Required Materials: Must have internet access. Register Online: Log onto www.SafetyDriversEd.com/affiliates/ucls Fee: $74.99 • Your first 25% of the course is absolutely free.

Driver's Education • Classroom

Location: Kennedy Community Center • Ages 15+

Erika Vieyra

Bay Area Driving School Erika has a solid background in the Driving School industry with 17 years of experience. She is currently the Operations Manager for Bay Area Driving School. She conducts Driver’s Education, behind-the-wheel driver’s training, hiring and training new employees. It has been argued that driving is one of the most important skills that a person can possess in his or her lifetime. With excellent driver education and driver training, we can make a difference and assist in minimizing traffic collisions involving teens.

NEW! Extreme Couponing class Instructor: Coupons by the Bay Location: Kennedy Community Center

Have you seen the TLC show Extreme Couponing or the other news segments about coupon shopping and want to know more about how to use coupons to get everyday products for FREE?? Coupons by the Bay will introduce you to the thrill of couponing and give you the tools you need to save money!! Our coupon classes are designed to make using coupons EASY and FUN!! You will learn tips on where to find coupons, coupon terminology, how to organize, and how to use valuable websites/blogs.

Birthday Parties at the Skate Park!

The Skate Park is a great place for a child’s birthday party. 4141 staff will provide the instruction for skate boarders while you celebrate at the picnic tables in the park. A $250 fee includes a gift for the birthday skater, lessons for all of their friends and a demonstration by a professional skate boarder.Please call 510-675-5328 for more information.

NEW! 4141 Afterschool Skate Program • Ages

5-17

Location: Union City Skate Park (34009 Alvarado-Niles Road) Instructor: 4141 Skate Company Staff Skateboarding is a form of art that has many unique styles and we offer instructions that cope with them all. Our curriculum is specifically designed for beginner and intermediate skaters of all ages. Our beginner course covers safety, stance, kick turns, carving, ollies, dropping in, movement and the development of balance and coordination. Our advanced course covers various tricks such as the nose slide, 50-50 Grind, kick flip, heel flip, varial flip, pop shuvit, rock n’ roll, rock to fakie, manual and many more depending on the child’s progression. The information in our program is easy to understand and essential in preparing students to feel comfortable skating at skate parks. Taking our course will enable students to adapt more easily to the different kinds of terrain that they encounter. 4141Boards has a professionally trained staff that’s been in the industry for years and ready to instruct and demonstrate making the experience unbelievable. All skaters must wear helmets regardless of age. Full pads are required for kids 8 and under and required for all riders unless a parental waiver is signed. Water will be provided. For more information please call 4141 skate at 510-529-6612 or 510675-5328. CODE Dates Days Times Fee 46739 9/22-10/6 Thur 3:30-4:30 pm $69/ $79

Join us for our Coupon Basics 101 class to learn: Where to find coupons How to organize your coupons How to do the Coupon Combo We even give you free coupons and a Mini Coupon Binder Kit to get you started and we will be giving away fun prizes. Code Day Date Time Classes Fee 46710 Wednesday 10/5 10:00- 12:30 pm 1 $25/$30 46711 Saturday 10/8 1:00- 3:30 pm 1 $25/$30 46712 Tuesday 10/11 6:30- 9:30 pm 1 $25/$30

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Students will learn the rules of the road, accident avoidance techniques, DMV procedures & much more. This course includes videos, written test preparation, group discussions and games. Receive a DMV-approved Driver's Education certificate of completion (OL 237). This class is a requirement for teens under 17 1/2 years old to receive a learner's permit & driver's license. Register through Bay Area Driving School, not with UCLS. Call BADS: 510-489-6933. • Bay Area Driving School Instructor CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46102 M-F 12/26-12/30 9:00 am- 2:30 pm $135/ $140

Private skateboard lessons are available with 4141 staff. Rates are between $25-$40 for a 30 minute lesson. For specific dates and times or to schedule a lesson please call 510-675-5328 for more information.

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Day Camps/ Holiday Camps

Escape Camp

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ESCAPE from sitting at home and being bored on no-school days. Join Union City Leisure Services Escape Camp for elementary school students. Escape Camp offers a well-rounded mini-day camp experience which includes games, crafts, sports, cooking and occasional field trips or special events. Space is limited.

Veteran’s Day Camps • Ages 5-12 Location: UC Sports Center Code Day Date Time 45990 Fri 11/11 7 am- 6:00 pm 45991 Mon 11/14 7 am- 6:00 pm (NHUSD K – 5 have non-school day)

Fee (res/non) $35/40 $35/40

Thanksgiving Escape Camp • Ages 5-12

This year, school is taking the entire week of Thanksgiving off. Spend it with UCLS; the week will be highlighted by a fieldtrip!

Escape Camp West Location: Holly Center, 31600 Alvarado Blvd. Code Day Date Time Fee (res/non) 45992 Mon 11/21 7 am- 6 pm $35/40 45993 Tue 11/22 7 am- 6 pm $35/40 45994 Wed 11/23 7 am- 6 pm $35/40 45995 M-W 11/21-23 7 am- 6 pm $90/100* *Includes a $15 discount for signing up for all 3 days! Escape Camp East

Location: Kennedy Center, 1333 Decoto Rd. Code Day Date Time Fee (res/non) 45996 Mon 11/21 7 am- 6 pm $35/40 45997 Tue 11/22 7 am- 6 pm $35/40 45998 Wed 11/23 7 am- 6 pm $35/40 45999 M-W 11/21-23 7 am- 6 pm $90/100* *Includes a $15 discount for signing up for all 3 days!

Winter Camp Polliwog • Ages 3 -5 Location: Holly Community Center

Allow your pre-schooler to experience “day camp” during the Holiday season. Young campers will enjoy traditional recreational activities in a safe and secure environment. Each day will be filled with games, crafts, cooking and sports, as well as special Holiday activities. Campers must bring a lunch and a snack each day, along with a blanket and small pillow. All Polliwog campers must be potty trained!

With Extended Care: Code 46010 46011

Day Dates M-F 12/19- 23 T-F 12/27- 30

Time # of Days 7 am- 6 pm 5 7 am- 6 pm 4

Fee (res/non) $160/ $180 $128/ $144

Code Day Dates Time # of Days 46012 M-F 12/19- 23 9 am- 4:30 pm 5 46013 T-F 12/27- 30 9 am- 4:30 pm 4 * There will not be camp on Monday, 12/26.

Fee (res/non) $135/ $150 $108/ $120

No extended Care:

Winter Escape Camp • Ages 6- 12

Union City Leisure Services offers a Winter Day Camp program during the two weeks of winter vacation. Children ages 6-12 years may join in on the seasonal fun at the Holly or Kennedy Community Centers. The Day Camp program offers daily arts-n-crafts, games, cooking, sports and a variety of excursions.

Winter Escape Camp - West

Location: Holly Community Center, 31600 Alvarado Blvd.

Week 1: December 19-23, 2011 Mon

Tue

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Thur

Fri

Winter Games

Field Trip TBA

Frosty's Kitchen

Field Trip TBA

Holiday Social

Week 2: December 27-30, 2011 Mon

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No Camp

Winter Luau

Field Trip TBA

Field Trip TBA

New Year's Eve Celebration

With Extended Care: Code 46018 46019

Day Date M-F 12/19-23 T-F 12/27-30

Time 7:00 am- 6:00 pm 7:00 am- 6:00 pm

Fee (res/non) $150/ $165 $120/ $132

No Extended Care:

Code Day Date Time Fee (res/non) 46020 M-F 12/19-23 9:00 am- 4:30 pm $120/ $135 46021 T-F 12/27-30 9:00 am- 4:30 pm $96/ $108 * There will not be camp on Monday, 12/26.

Winter Escape Camp - East

Location: Kennedy Community Center, 1333 Decoto Rd.

Week 1: December 19-23, 2011 Mon

Tue

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Fri

Winter Games

Field Trip TBA

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Frosty's Kitchen

Holiday Social

Week 2: December 26-30, 2011 Mon

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Fri

No Camp

Winter Luau

Field Trip TBA

Field Trip TBA

New Year's Eve Celebration

With Extended Care:

Code 46022 46023

Day M-F T-F

Date 12/19-23 12/27-30

No Extended Care:

Time 7:00 am- 6:00 pm 7:00 am- 6:00 pm

Fee (res/non) $150/ $165 $120/ $132

Code Day Date Time Fee (res/non) 46024 M-F 12/19-23 9:00 am- 4:30 pm $120/ $135 46025 T-F 12/27-30 9:00 am- 4:30 pm $96/ $108 * There will not be camp on Monday, 12/26.

Attention Parents!

Please note for all camps: There is a $25 per camper, per week fee for any transfers or withdrawals. Any change must be made at least 1 week prior to the beginning of the registered week. Notice of less than 1 week will result in the forfeiture of that week's registration fee.

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Neighborhood Basketball League • Ages 7-10

Learn to skate with professional skating instructors! Classes include a 30-minute lesson, skate rental, and 30-minute practice on the day of class. Plan to arrive early enough to allow time to put on skates before class. Practice will be before class start time. All skaters should wear clothing that is warm, comfortable, and easy to move in. A jacket, hat, gloves or mittens are recommended. Protective gear is optional. Location: Ice Fremont, 44388 Old Warm Springs Blvd., Fremont, CA 94538 (510) 623-7200

Tot Skating • Ages 3-5

This class develops confidence on the ice while teaching the proper way to fall down, get up, basic forward skating, balance and introduces glides and stops. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46770 Tue 9/20-10/25 3:30- 4:00* pm 5 $65/$75 * Please arrive to class by 2:45 pm to allow time to put on skates. Practice time is at 3:00 pm.

Covers the proper way to fall down, get up, two foot glide, one foot glide, forward swizzles, forward stroking, backward swizzles, stopping and an introductory spin. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46733 Tue 11/1-12/3 3:30- 4:00* pm 5 $65/$75 *No Class Thanksgiving week. * Please arrive to class by 2:45 pm to allow time to put on skates. Practice time is at 3:00 pm.

Youth Open Gym Times (Ages 10-15) Location: Union City Sports Center

The Union City Sports Center offers open gym times for youths 10 – 15 years old for drop-in basketball, volleyball, & badminton! The sports center also offers youth fitness/ sports conditioning classes on certain days of the week. Please check the monthly gymnasium schedule for youth fitness/ sports conditioning days and times. Youth Open Gym hours: Monday –Thursday: 3 pm – 6 pm Fridays 3 pm – 8 pm

Location: Kennedy Park, 1333 Decoto Rd., UC Young America T-ball is a smaller version of our baseball program. This six week program will focus on teaching your child to hit off a “T”, catch a ball, basic rules of the game, and correctly run the bases all while having fun. Sportsmanship, team work, and positive peer support will be taught and continuously reinforced. Participants are encouraged to bring water and comfortable clothing. They may bring their own glove if they wish, but it's not necessary as we provide all of the equipment. Boys and Girls are strongly encouraged to sign up. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non)____ 46701

Tue/Thu

9/13-10/20

5:30-7 pm

$100/ $110

Super Soccer • Ages 5-12

Location: Town Estates Park, 3438 Andover Drive, UC Spend 8 Saturdays playing and enjoying the world’s favorite sport, soccer. Participants will participate in drills, that include dribbling, passing, receiving, shooting, and some goal keeping. Each child should come to soccer with a full bottle of water and shin guards. Soccer cleats are recommended. We will provide all other equipment for the day. Due to weather, some classes may get cancelled. We will notify you if they do get cancelled. There will be make-up classes for any cancelled classes. CODE Day Dates Time Ages Fee (res/ non) 46698 Sat 9/17-11/5 9-10:30 am 5-7 $100/ $110 46699 Sat 9/17-11/5 10:45- 12:15 pm 7-12 $100/ $110

If you have any questions regarding the Youth Sports Programs, please contact the Program Coordinator, Jesus Garcia at (510) 675-5482.

Youth Yoga

Location: Union City Sports Center Instructor: Su Wong Let your child experience the world of yoga! Children will work through yoga poses which can instill calmness, confidence and balance. Yoga also helps children develop better body awareness, self control, flexibility and coordination. CODE Day Dates Time Ages Fee (Mem/res/ non) 46072 Thur 10/6-11/10 3:30-4:00 pm 4-7 $35/ $40/ $45 46073 Thur 10/6-11/10 4:15- 5:00 pm 8-12 $35/ $40/ $45

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Youth Skating • Ages 6-17

Young America T-ball • Ages 4-6

Youth Sports

ICE SKATING CLASSES WITH SHARKS ICE

Location: Cesar Chavez Middle School 2801 Hop Ranch Road. Union City, CA Days: Saturdays: 12-1:30 pm & Sundays 11:00- 1:00 pm By Popular demand, we are starting a Fall league. The league will meet 2 days a week at the same location, Cesar Chavez Middle school. They will meet for diffrent hours. Participants will be placed in teams and then play against each other during the session. Participants will learn teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship. Make sure to bring plenty of water. Please note: No class will be held during Veterans Day weekend, 11/12 & 11/13. CODE Day Dates Time Fee (res/ non) 46732 Sat 10/8-11/19 12- 1:00 pm $130/ $145 & Sun 11- 1:30 pm

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2011 Fall Aquatics Program

Aquatics

(August 29- October 2)

GENERAL INFORMATION

The Leisure Services Department operates out of the James Logan High School Dan Oden Swim Complex which includes one OUTDOOR, HEATED pool.

LOCATION & CONTACT INFORMATION Kennedy Community Center 1333 Decoto Road Union City, CA 94587 (510) 675-5329

Aquatics Hotline Information & Messages Only (510) 675-5486

Dan Oden Swim Complex (across from Logan High School) 33901 Syracuse Avenue Union City, CA 94587 (510) 471-3837

Hours of Operation

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The Fall session will be from August 29- October 2 Monday & Wednesday: 6:00 pm- 7:00 pm Saturday: Closed Sunday: 10:00 am- 1:30 pm

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Lap Swim

A great cardiovascular workout! $3.00 per person/$2.50 Seniors or $25.00 for a 10-swim pass/$20 Seniors. Seniors aged 55 and older. All lap swimmers must check in at the front desk before swimming. Fee Days Dates Time $3.00/person Sunday 9/11-10/2 9:30 am- 1:15 pm $2.50 for Seniors

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Online registration starts on August 8, 2011 Mail-in and Fax-in Registration starts on Aug 22, 2011 Walk-in registration at any City Community Center: Aug 29, 2011 Please Note: Registration is taken on a first-come, first-served basis. In fairness to all, spaces cannot be held without the full payment.

REFUND/TRANSFER POLICY

Anyone may withdraw from a course at anytime however they will be charged for the classes that they have taken up to that day. If a participant wants to get their money back for a program there will be a $10 processing fee for this transaction, if you want to have the money but back onto your CLASS account as credit there will be no fee. Anyone may transfer from a course before the first day of the lesson. Transfers will only be allowed during the first half of a course however there will be a $10 fee. Only one transfer is permitted per class per person.

Lessons & Missed Lessons!

Swim lessons are taught in groups. Final placement of participants will be determined by pool managers. It is essential that you attend each lesson to receive the full benefit of the class, so please plan your schedule carefully. Sorry, there are no make-up lessons for missed classes.

Class Descriptions and Class Schedule: The American Red Cross Learn-To-Swim Program

Union City Leisure Services uses the American Red Cross Learn-ToSwim Program for swim lessons. This program features six levels of learn-to-swim instruction to help swimmers of all ages and abilities develop their swimming and water safety skills. It is designed to give students a positive learning experience as they progress through all six levels, and to help ensure they truly master swimming skills.

Parent & Me (6 months-5 years with an adult in the water):

The purpose of Parent and Child Aquatics is to help develop swimming readiness by leading parents and their children through water exploration activities. The objective is to have fun and become comfortable in and around water, while learning basic swimming ideas. All participants need to be accompanied in the water by a person 16 years old, or older. Maximum 15 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Mon/ Wed

6:00- 6:30 pm

8

$56/ $66 8/29- 9/26

46224

Sun

12:45- 1:15 pm

4

$32/ $37

46225

Fee

Session

9/11-10/2

CODE

Tiny Tots (Ages 3-5 years): The objective of the Tiny Tots class is to help pre-school aged students feel comfortable in the water and to enjoy the water safely. Tiny Tots 1 teaches elementary aquatic skills, which students build on as they progress through the LearnTo-Swim program. In Tiny Tots 2 students explore arm and leg actions and lay the foundation for future strokes. This class appropriate for all children 3-5 years, regardless of experience. Maximum 4 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Mon/ Wed

6:00- 6:30 pm

8

$56/ $66 8/29-9/26

46226

Mon/ Wed

6:30- 7:00 pm

8

$56/ $66 8/29-9/26

46227

Sun

9:30-10:00 am

4

$32/ $37

9/11-10/2

46228

Sun

10:00-10:30 am

4

$32/ $37

9/11-10/2

46229

Sun

10:35-11:05 am

4

$32/ $37

9/11-10/2

46230

Sun

11:40-12:10 pm

4

$32/ $37

9/11-10/2

46231

Fee

Session

CODE

Semi-Private Lessons (Ages 5-12 years): For those desiring

smaller class sizes. A maximum of three students per Red Cross certified instructor. Available for children in Levels 1-4 only. Please note the levels available at each time period and register according to your child’s level. Maximum 3 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Levels

Mon/ Wed

6:30- 7:00 pm

8

$108/ $123

1&2

Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Levels

Sun

9:30-10:00 am

4

$54/ $62

1&2

46233

Sun

11:05-11:35 am

4

$54/ $62

3&4

46234

Sun

11:40-12:10 pm

4

$54/ $62

1&2

46235

Sun

12:45-1:15 pm

4

$54/ $62

3&4

46236

Session 8/29-9/26

46232 Session

9/11-10/2

*Please note: No classes will be held on 9/5 for Labor Day Holiday.

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Private Lessons (Ages 5 years and older): One-on-one

Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Session 8/29-9/26

Mon/ Wed

6:00- 6:30 pm

8

$216/ $246

46237 Session 9/11-10/2

Sun

10:00- 10:30 am

4

$108/ $123

46238

Sun

10:35- 11:05 am

4

$108/ $123

46239

Sun

11:05- 11:35 pm

4

$108/ $123

46240

Sun

11:40- 12:10 pm

4

$108/ $123

46241

Sun

12:10- 12:40 pm

4

$108/ $123

46242

Sun

12:45- 1:15 pm

4

$108/ $123

46243

Levels 1, & 2, (Ages 6-12 years): The Learn-To-Swim program

is designed to help children develop their swimming and water safety skills. In Level 1 students learn elementary aquatic skills. Level 2 marks the beginning of true locomotion skills as students explore the arm and leg actions that lay the foundation for future strokes. Children will be divided into appropriate levels. No experience or skills necessary. Maximum 8 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Session 8/29-9/26

Mon/ Wed

6:00- 6:30 pm

8

$56/ $66

46369

Mon/ Wed

6:30-7:00 pm

8

$56/ $66

46365

Sun

10:00-10:30 am

4

$32/ $37

46366

Sun

10:35- 11:05 am

4

$32/ $37

46367

Sun

11:05- 11:35 am

4

$32/ $37

46368

Sun

12:10- 12:40 pm

4

$32/ $37

46370

Level 3 (Ages 6-12 years): This class builds on the skills in Level 2 through additional guided practice. Level 3 participants learn to jump into deep water from the side. Dive from kneeling or standing position. Submerge and retrieve an object in chest deep water. Bob with the head fully submerged. Rotary breathing in horizontal position. Perform front and back glide using two different kicks. Float on front and back in deep water. Change from horizontal to vertical position on front and back. Tread water using hand and leg movements. Perform front and back crawl. Butterfly—kick and body motion. Perform the HELP and Huddle position. Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Session 8/29-9/26

Mon/ Wed

6:30- 7:00 pm

8

$56/ $66

46371 Session 9/11-10/2

Sun

11:05- 11:35 am

4

$32/ $37

46372

Sun

12:10- 12:40 pm

4

$32/ $37

46373

Adult & Teen Beginners (Ages 13 years and older): Our

adult class is designed for teens and adults who have never swam before or are looking to improve on their existing skills. Participants will swim every day that class meets. No experience or skill is necessary. Maximum of 8 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Session 8/29-9/26

Mon/ Wed

6:00- 6:30 pm

8

$56/ $66

46381 Session 9/11-10/2

Sun

9:30- 10:00 am

4

$32/ $37

46382

successfully passed Level 3 of the Learn-To-Swim Program or can demonstrate all the Level 3 completion requirements. To be eligible, participants must be able to swim 15 yards of crawl stroke with side breathing; 15 yards back stroke, and 15 feet of the butterfly kick and body motion. Students will learn breaststroke, elementary backstroke, sidestroke and improve their crawl stroke, backstroke, butterfly and treading water skills. Maximum 8 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Mon/ Wed

6:30- 7:00 pm

8

$56/ $66

Session 8/29-9/26 46374 Session 9/11-10/2

Sun

9:30-10:00 am

4

$32/ $37

46375

Sun

12:45- 1:15 pm

4

$32/ $37

46376

Level 5/6 (Ages 6 years and older): For students who have successfully passed Level 4 of the Learn-To-Swim Program or can demonstrate all the Level 4 completion requirements. To be eligible, participants must be able to swim 25 yards each of crawl stroke and backstroke, 15 yards each of breaststroke, butterfly, elementary backstroke and sidestroke kick and tread water for 1 minute. Students will refine their performance of all strokes and learn flip turns and surface dives. To pass level 5/6 Participants must be able to swim 50 yards each of crawl stroke and backstroke and 25 yards each of breaststroke, butterfly, elementary backstroke and sidestroke. Also students will be introduced to and practice the skills necessary to successfully complete the prerequisite swimming skills of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course. Maximum 8 students per instructor. Day

Time

Classes

Fee

Session 8/29-9/26

Mon/ Wed

6:00- 6:30 pm

8

$56/ $66

46379 Session 9/11-10/2

Sun

10:35- 11:05 am

4

$32/ $37

46380

Youth Stroke Clinic • Ages 6+

The Youth Stroke Clinic is designed to prepare swimmers for the experience of competitive swimming. Emphasis will be placed on refining and improving competitive strokes and conditioning. All athletes must be able to swim one lap of front crawl and one lap of backstroke. CODE Days Dates Time Fee (res/ non)

46714

Mon/ Wed

8/29-9/26

6-7:00 pm

$50/ $60

C.P.R. and AED for the Community • Ages 11+ Location: Kennedy Community Center

Do you know what to do if a loved one stopped breathing? Take our CPR and AED class and learn how to save someone's life. This class will teach you how to perform: rescue breathing; care for a person who is choking and CPR with an AED. All participants who succesfully pass this course will become certified through the American Red Cross and receive certifications in CPR that is valid for 2 years. All courses are taught by a certified American Red Cross instructor. If you have any questions please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329. CODE 46716 46717 46718

Days Mon/Wed Mon/ Wed Tue/ Thu

Dates 9/12 & 9/14 10/3 & 10/5 11/15 & 11/17

Time 5-9:00 pm 5-9:00 pm 5-9:00 pm

Fee (res/ non) $50/ $60 $50/ $60 $50/ $60

Please note: No classes will be held on 9/5 for Labor Day Holiday.

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Session 9/11-10/2

Level 4 (Ages 6 years and older): For students who have

Aquatics

instruction for those ages 5 and older. All abilities accepted. Space is limited. Please call 675-5486 if you are interested in weekday private lessons. One instructor per student.

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Special Needs Program

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Special Needs Program

NEW Schedule!!!

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UC Clubhouse Fall 2011 Schedule

Meets one time per month. Instructors: UCLS Special Needs Staff. Location: Kennedy Community Center, 1333 Decoto Road.

Special Events Halloween Social & Costume Party

Brought to you by Green Oak Developmental Center & UCLS Date: Friday, October 28, 6:00 pm- 9:00 pm Location: Ruggieri Senior Center • Cost: $5

Come and be a part of UC Clubhouse! UC Clubhouse is a social group for youth, teens and adults with developmental disabilities and has been providing fun activities and events for close to ten years. We have lots of new and exciting activities planned for this Fall, so come and join the fun! Please Note: In order to participate in UC Clubhouse events, you must be a member or fill out a membership application.

Green Oak Developmental Center and UCLS will be hosting their annual Halloween-themed special needs social. There will be snacks, beverages, a costume contest, games and prizes, a raffle and a DJ and dancing. Don’t forget to wear your favorite Halloween costume as you dance to the Monster Mash! For more information please call 510-441-8300 or 510-675-5328.

September

Friday October 21, 2011 3:30-5:30pm at the Kennedy Center

Grateful for Grandparents Fri, Sept 23, 6:30- 9:30 pm, Cost $15, Code: 46719

Grandparents love us, guide us, and sometimes spoil us. Their love is unconditional, and they bring warmth to all our hearts. We will have a special guest speaker. Our guest speaker will discuss what the many years of wisdom have done for them. Join us for a night of wonderful memories, and bring memories of your grandparents with you to share with all our friends. We will provide pizza, and ice cream. Lets turn old memories into new memories!

October

Halloween Costume Contest

Fri, Oct 14, 6:30- 9:30 pm, Cost $15, Code: 46720

Bring your costumes, and participate in our Halloween costume contest. Join us in doing Halloween arts, and crafts, and watching a scary movie. Dinner will be provided, with a special spooky dessert. We hope to see you there!

November

UC Clubhouse Say Thanks!

Fri, Nov 18, 6:30- 9:30 pm, Cost $15, Code: 46721

Come join us for a special UC Clubhouse event. We are celebrating the month of giving back. Each participate will choose two special people in their lives to celebrate. We will be creating a special arts and craft for each of these exceptional individuals. Bring your favorite dish, and share it with your UC Clubhouse friends. We will be providing a main dish, utensils, and drinks. Can't wait to see you all there!!!

December

NEW!! Dinner & a Movie at UC Clubhouse Fri, Dec 2, 6:30- 10:00 pm, Cost $25, Code: 46722

Join us for a night on the town. We will be having UC Clubhouse at the Union City movie theatre. All participants will meet at 6:30 pm in front of In N Out Burger. We will have the opportunity to see the latest hit movie, after having dinner at In-N-Out Burger. After the movie, participants will be picked up from the theatre. Come spend quality time with all our Clubhouse participants. We are looking forward to seeing you there!

Happy Holidays from UC Clubhouse

Fri, Dec 16, 6:30- 9:30 pm, Cost $15, Code: 46723

Today we will have a very special jolly visitor. Bring your cameras, and take pictures of this magical night. We will be making Christmas cookies for our white bearded friend. We will make several Christmas arts and crafts, and we will be watching a Christmas movie. Please bring a gift worth no more than $5.00 for our gift exchange. Happy Holidays from UC Clubhouse.

SSPBI Halloween Event • Ages 0-12 A special day with Halloween themed activities and games for children with special needs and their families. Snacks, desserts, drinks and goodie bags will be provided. To register for this event please call SSPBI at (510) 472-0365 or email us at sspbiplaygroup@gmail.com.

SSPBI Presents:

Integrated Playgroups for Children with Special Needs Fridays 3:30-5:30 pm Location: Kennedy Community Center 1333 Decoto Road, Union City

Engaging in play with others develops self-confidence and competence for all involved. Our primary goal is to facilitate your child's development of peer relationships through play. Activities include: gross motor games, table top board games, thematic art, sensory activities creative movement, singing and much more. Enrollment is open to children of ALL abilities between the ages of 3-12. Within each large group, children will be broken into smaller groups to target age appropriate skills. Typical peers will constitute up to 30% of each group, providing many social opportunities to participants. Registration Fee: $140.00 per month Registration Form: To obtain one, please e-mail sspbiplaygroup@gmail.com or call Norma Avalos at (510) 472-0365.

New Haven Unified School District & Union City Leisure Services Present

Halloween Fling 2011

Date: Thursday, October 27, 2011 Time: 11:00 am- 2:30 pm Location: Kennedy Community Center in Union City (1333 Decoto Road) Come and join us for this FREE event for high school students and adults with special needs. Some of the activities for the event include: Halloween costume Contest, DJ and Dancing, food, Wii games, Karaoke, arts n' crafts activities, goodie bags and raffle prizes. For more information please call 510-471-2520 x60201 or 510-675-5328.

Special Needs Yahoo Group!

A great site to talk with other families who have a family or loved one with special needs. To join this group or for more information please call 510-675-5328.

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Josette Kimes

Instructors: Penny Proctor & Josette Kimes Location: Kennedy Community Center

Nose Work Classes

Code 46756 46757

Day Dates Time Classes Fee Wed 9/7-10/5 7:00- 8:30 pm 5 $100/ $115 Wed 10/12- 11/16 7:00- 8:30 pm 6 $120/ $135

Advanced Nose Work- Drop in Code 46759 46760

Day Dates Time Classes Fee Thu 9/8-10/6 8:00- 9:00 pm 5 $100/ $115 Thu 10/13- 11/17 8:00- 9:00 pm 6 $120/ $135

PLEASE NOTE: Dogs for all of these classes must be capable of handling confinement, either crated away from their handlers or in a properly equipped vehicle. MAXIMUM of ten dogs per class. Go to our website for more details; www.noseworkfun.com

Special Needs Continued........ Fall & Winter Special Olympics

Special Olympics soccer in Union City will start on Saturday, 9/10 at Veterans Park in Union City. Practices will be from 10am – NOON. Special Olympics Bowling will start Friday, October 7 at Cloverleaf Bowling in Fremont. Practices will be from 4:30-6:00 pm. PLEASE NOTE: To participate in Special Olympics you must be first registered with Special Olympics of Northern California. Please call 510-675-5328 for more information. Want to be a coach for Special Olympics? Union City is currently looking for coaches to lead it’s Special Olympics programs in 2011. If you have some experience in sports and would like to help athletes with developmental disabilities, please call 510-675-5328 for more information. PLEASE NOTE: All prospective coaches must go through a thorough background check in order to be a coach for Special Olympics. For more information please call 510-675-5328.

Drigon Dog Park

Located at 128 7th Street, Union City. Info Line: 510-471-3232 ext 702

Union City's Drigon Dog Park has quickly established itself as one of the city's most popular recreational facilities. Drigon Dog Park offers some of the best equipment available for our four-legged friends. These special features include: fake fire hydrants, doggie watering stations, scooper dispensers, a dog bone shaped walkway, dog jumps, dog tunnels and a dog climbing platform. Drigon Dog Park has a small dog area designed for dogs weighing 29 lbs or less and a large dog area designed for dogs weighing 30 lbs or more. A small plaza area with benches is ideal for dog owners to sit and relax and enjoy watching their dog play off-leash. The Park will be closed during inclement weather.

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Josette is an accredited obedience dog trainer who (1333 Decoto Road, Union City) works using positive reinCome and check out what Nose work is. forcement training. She also Watch our dogs use the detection method is member of the Association to find scents, and what your dog can learn in these classes. for Pet Dog Trainers (APDT), Call 675-5328 for more information! an AKC Canine Good Citizen Evaluator, and an Associated Nose Work Instructor training Introduction to Nose Work 1 Dogs have an amazing sense of smell and a natural desire to hunt. with the founders of the NaThis class focuses on teaching you the sport of K9 Nose Work and tional Association for Canine how to encourage and develop your dog’s natural scenting abilities Scent Work (NACSW), who by using their desire to hunt and their love of toys, food and exercise. are certified narcotic and It’s a great class for your dog to have fun, build confidence, and burn bomb experts. K-9 nose work is a detection-searching sport lots of mental and physical energy. High food or toy motivation is in which dogs are trained to locate 3 odors (birch, anise and beneficial for this class. This class covers interior searching. clove) in 4 elements: containers, interiors, exteriors, and vehiCode Day Dates Time Classes Fee cles. This sport teaches dogs how to focus on searching, gain 46704 Wed 9/7-10/05 6:30-7:00 pm 5 $100/ $115 confidence, and use their natural sense of smell. 46705 Wed 10/12-11/16 6:30-7:00 pm 6 $120/ $135 Nose work is very natural for dogs, and it is great watching your dog work on solving problems and to see the team work Introduction to Odor & Continuing Odor you can have with them. Josette has owned several breeds of This class advances the dog’s scent discrimination skills taught in dogs, and has seen how any breed can benefit from this sport; the Introduction to Nose Work class. All dogs are taught to identify size is not an issue, and it is great mental stimulation for your the first target odor, a natural essential oil. Additionally, we introduce dog. She loves working with people and their dogs, and helping techniques and tactics for building better dog/handler teamwork. them work on scenting. Prerequisite: Introduction to Nose Work, or with instructor approval.

Dog Classes/ Dog Park

Nosework Classes For Dogs!

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NEW! Tennis for Kidz! • Ages 5-9

tennis

Instructor: UCLS Tennis Staff Location: Veterans Memorial Park (4525 Dyer Street)

A great way to introduce your child to tennis and to the joys of being active! Kids will learn the basics of tennis through fun games and activities that will also enhance their hand-eye coordination and teamwork skills. PLEASE NOTE: Students must provide their own tennis racquets. For specific dates, days, times and prices please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329 for more information. you may also go to our website at www.UnionCity.org

TENNIS RAINOUT POLICY

Class cancellations will be considered on a class by class basis and by the severity of the weather for that day. For more information please call the Kennedy Center at 510-675-5329.

For specific dates, days, times and prices please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329 for more information. You may also go to our website at www.UnionCity.org

NEW! Junior Stars Tennis! • Ages 9-13

Instructor: UCLS Tennis Staff Location: Veterans Memorial Park (4525 Dyer Street)

This class will continue the concepts taught in the Tennis for Kidz class. Players will work on stroke development with the emphasis on supervised match play, competitive drills and tactical sessions. PLEASE NOTE: Students must provide their own tennis racquets. For specific dates, days, times and prices please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329 for more information. you may also go to our website at www.UnionCity.org

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NEW! Tennis for Beginners • Ages 13+

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Instructor: UCLS Tennis Staff Location: Veterans Memorial Park (4525 Dyer Street)

A great class for teens and adults taking up tennis for the first time! Players are taught the forehand, backhand and serve as they begin to gradually progress into a basic rally. PLEASE NOTE: Students must provide their own tennis racquets. For specific dates, days, times and prices please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329 for more information. you may also go to our website at www.UnionCity.org

NEW! Tennis for Advanced Beginners & Intermediate Players • Ages 13+ Instructor: UCLS Tennis Staff Location: Veterans Memorial Park (4525 Dyer Street)

This class will continue where the beginners class left off. Students will review basics and then go into court position and strategy that will lead them to playing a full competitive game of tennis with all the shots. PLEASE NOTE: Students must provide their own tennis racquets. For specific dates, days, times and prices please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329 for more information. you may also go to our website at www.UnionCity.org

NEW! Private Lessons for Adult Beginners Ages 13+ Instructor: UCLS Tennis Staff Location: Veterans Memorial Park (4525 Dyer Street)

Taking a private lesson is the fastest way to learn how to play tennis! Learn the basics of tennis from our instructor and learn how to hit the ball using different strokes such as forehand, backhand, and volley. For specific dates, days, times and prices please contact the Kennedy Community Center at 510-675-5329 for more information. you may also go to our website at www.UnionCity.org

FoodMaxx and Lucky’s S.H.A.R.E.S. Card

It’s easy to support your Leisure Services Department with the FoodMaxx and Lucky’s S.H.A.R.E.S. card! (Supporting Humanities, Arts, Recreation, Education, & Sports) Participation in the S.H.A.R.E.S. program is FREE! You can earn your SHARE on every grocery dollar with the S.H.A.R.E.S. Card. Just obtain your free card from us, then present it at checkout every time you shop at any FoodMaxx, Lucky’s, Save Mart or S-Mart grocery store. Each store will donate 3% of your total bill on qualified purchases to help Union City Leisure Services' events. Help keep our events low cost & affordable. Thanks to the S.H.A.R.E.S. Card we are able to bring you the Annual Halloween Community Carnival and the Spring Egg Hunt! To obtain a card, please stop by any one of our community centers. For more information, please call 510-675-5328.

The Annual Union City Photo Contest is coming!

Hello photography enthusiasts! Applications for the next annual Union City photo contest will be out in November. Contest is open to all Bay Area residents 10 and up. Only one photo may be entered in each of the catagories.

Catagories will include:

• People (Photos of people of all walks of life) • Environment (Diffrent places or things) • Altered Images (Manipulated for artistic purposes) • Animals (Diffrent types of animals) • Candid Family (Candid family moments) • Black & White (Photos printed in black & white) All photos must be 8x10. If photo is selected, It must then be mounted or framed, ready to be hung. Photos will be on display at Paddy’s Coffee House early 2012, City Hall and then the Union City Sports Center. Winners will be announced at our reception.

To obtain an application or to learn more please call 510-675-5328 for more information.

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Music Classes with Juliet Thomas Instructor: Juliet Thomas Location: Ruggieri Senior Center

This is an exciting class in the basics of guitar playing. Students will learn melodies, chords and how to read music. Class includes both group and individual practice. Students must bring a guitar and pick on the first day of class. Parents are welcome to register in the class along with their child. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46413 Wed 9/7-10/12 6:35- 7:20 pm 6 $150/ $165 46414 Wed 10/19-11/23 6:35- 7:20 pm 6 $150/ $165 46415 Wed 11/30-12/14 6:35- 7:20 pm 3 $75/ $90

Beginning Keyboard/ Piano • Ages 6+

Beginning Violin • Ages 6+

Group violin lessons for beginning students. You will learn to read music, how to hold your bow and violin, and how to play some easy songs. Students must bring their own violin and bow to class. Instructor: Juliet Thomas • Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46419 Wed 9/7-10/12 6:35- 7:20 pm 6 $150/ $165 46420 Wed 10/19-11/23 6:35- 7:20 pm 6 $150/ $165 46421 Wed 11/30-12/14 6:35- 7:20 pm 3 $75/ $90

Voice for Youth and Teens • Ages 6+

Learn how to sing all kinds of music in a fun and relaxed environment. In this class you will sing the best of Broadway, pop and classical in solo settings. You will learn proper vocal techniques that will help you sing like a star without straining your voice. Parents are welcome to register in the class along with their child. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46410 Wed 9/7-10/12 7:25- 8:10 pm 6 $150/ $165 46411 Wed 10/19-11/23 7:25- 8:10 pm 6 $150/ $165 46412 Wed 11/30-12/14 7:25- 8:10 pm 3 $75/ $90

Parent and Me Keyboard • Ages 4-6

A fun introduction to keyboard playing for pre-school kids! Please bring a battery operated toy or regular keyboard to play. Kids will learn how to play easy pre-school songs like "Mary Had a Little Lamb" and others. Parents should plan to stay with their child for the duration of the class. Instructor: Juliet Thomas • Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46407 Wed 9/7-10/12 5:45- 6:30 pm 6 $150/ $165 46408 Wed 10/19-11/23 5:45- 6:30 pm 6 $150/ $165 46409 Wed 11/30-12/14 5:45- 6:30 pm 3 $75/ $90

Piano Beginners • Ages 4-5

This course will enrich children who have never studied music through a variety of fun activities. Please join in on Melody's Birthday together and learn the various music skills, such as singing, ear-training, keyboard playing, rhythm ensemble, reading music. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46658 Sat 9/3-10/8 3- 3:45 pm 6 $144/ $159 46659 Tue 9/6-10/11 3:30-4:15 pm 6 $144/ $159 46660 Sun 10/2-11/16 10-10:45 am 6 $144/ $159 46661 Mon 10/31-12/5 4:30-5:15 pm 6 $144/ $159 46662 Thur 11/3-12/15 5- 5:45 pm 6 $144/ $159 * a non-refundable material fee of $45 due on first class.

Please Note: • For all Melody's classes, parents must attend with their children.

• Melody Academy of Music provides a full size digital keyboard in the class. Each family will have their own keyboard to use. • No class on Monday, September 5 (Labor Day), and Thanksgiving Day, Thursday- Friday, Nov 24-25.

NEW! DSLR Camera Class • Ages 16+ Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Instructor: Charls Foster White

The digital camera continues to evolve, and many of you are probably wondering how to use it and what all the buttons etc. do. Well this 1- day 4 hour workshop is for you. We’ll discuss camera specifics, photo tips for shooting portraits, landscape/nature, sports, low light, and more. Downloading/uploading of photos, view, edit, share, and printing. I look forward to helping you become a better photographer. Code Day Date Time Classes Fee 46724 Saturday 9/17 10:00- 2:00 pm 1 $40/$50

NEW! Photography Workflow • Ages 16+ Location – Ruggieri Senior Center Instructor – Charls Foster White

From camera/card to storage device – computer – backup- edit back up again - naming - sharing - printing and filing. We’ll discuss using Photoshop Lightroom, or Photoshop, windows live photo gallery, Flickr, Picasa and others to edit, share and exhibit your masterpieces. We’ll discuss printing on paper and canvas and where to print. Code Day Date Time Classes Fee 46725 Saturday 11/5 10:00- 2:00 pm 1 $40/$50

NEW! Field Workshop class • Ages 16+ Location – Various Instructor – Charls Foster White

In San Francisco’s beautiful Golden Gate Park we’ll start the day at the Conservatory of Flowers, then on to the Dahlia Gardens, The Rose Garden, the Japanese Tea Garden and Stow Lake. Time permitting we’ll stop at the famous painted ladies / seven sisters Victorian style homes to create your own version of this famous locale. $60, October 22 or 29. Code Day Date Time Classes Fee 46726 Saturday 10/22 9:00- 2:00 pm 1 $60/$70 46795 Saturday 10/29 9:00- 2:00 pm 1 $60/$70

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This is a fun group piano/keyboard class great for beginning students, as well as those who wish to repeat the class, or even more advanced students. Lots of personal attention is given, helping you learn note reading and proper technique at your own pace. You’ll build confidence making beautiful music with your fellow class members. You must bring your own battery operated keyboard to each class. Any size or model will be fine. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46416 Wed 9/7-10/12 5:45- 6:30 pm 6 $150/ $165 46417 Wed 10/19-11/23 5:45- 6:30 pm 6 $150/ $165 46418 Wed 11/30-12/14 5:45- 6:30 pm 3 $75/ $90

Location:1972 Driscoll Road, Fremont, CA 94539 www.MelodyDoremi.com • (510) 656-3489

Music & Photography Classes

Beginning and Continuing Guitar • Ages 6+

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Recycling Poster Contest

Easy to enter and open to all Union City Students

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Recycling Poster Contest Sponsored by Allied Waste Services, Tri-CED Community Recycling and the City of Union City

We are inviting all public, private and home-schooled Union City students to showcase their artistic talent and their commitment to the environment by participating in our Recycling Poster Contest. Poster ideas include: Yes, I Recycle, Environmental Conservation, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Rot and Union City is Going Green

Who May Enter Any student, grades K -12, who lives or attends school in Union City. Only one entry per student. Prizes will be awarded in each of the following categories:

Three prizes in each category

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1 Place - $50 2nd Place - $30 rd 3 Place - $15

Grades K – 2, Grades 3 – 5, Grades 6 – 8, Grades 9 – 12

Poster Requirements • • • • •

SIZE AND LAYOUT Minimum: 8 ½ by 11 inches. Maximum: 11 x 17 inches. Layout: Landscape layout only All mediums accepted: markers, crayons, watercolors, colored pencils, etc. Bold lines and letters reproduce better for publication. Posters ideas: Concept and design should be related to recycling or environmental conservation themes. Posters created by students must be their own original artwork. Copyright characters or clip art will not be accepted. Official Entry Form (see below) must be completed and attached to back of the poster.

Entry Deadline Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 4 p.m. Entries may be delivered to one of three locations:: • City Hall, 34009 Alvarado-Niles Rd. • Kennedy Community Center, 1333 Decoto Rd • Holly Community Center, 31600 Alvarado Blvd

Judging Winners will be selected on their creativity, imagination and the ability to inspire a healthier environment. Winning entries will be announced and featured in the Union City Leisure Services Activity Guide, on the City website and displayed in the community.

Pick Up Artwork Winning posters will be held for community display. Remaining entries must be picked up at the Kennedy Community Center on Wednesday, November 9, between the hours of 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. Art remaining after 5 p.m. will be recycled. We are not responsible for lost or damaged artwork.

Recycling Poster Contest Official Entry Form Complete and attach to artwork - Entry deadline: Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 4 p.m.

Name

Phone

Address

Email

School

Grade

Release Statement – I agree to allow my child’s name and artwork to be printed in the UCLS Activity Guide, the City Website and in other media promoting the Recycling Art Contest.

Parent/Guardian

Date

Additional entry forms available at www.unioncity.org For more information, call 675-5466

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Sports Center

Union City Sports Center

31224 Union City Blvd. Union City , CA 94587 • Phone: (510) 675-5808 FALL O perating Hours: Monday - Friday, 5:30

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WE WANT YOU to help Union City become a healthier community. The Union City Sports Center offers a full state-of-the-art fitness center, aerobics room, locker rooms, child care center and a 12,000 square foot gymnasium offering new adult sports programs. Open gym time for basketball, volleyball, badminton, table tennis and family fitness programming are also available to members. Health and nutrition classes, personal training, small group specialty exercise programs and fitness therapy is available. The UC Sports Center is also available for private rentals on Saturday afternoons and evenings. The gymnasium can accommodate up to 500 persons banquet style, 600 for assembly style. Limited child care and youth activities available. For more information, please call (510) 675-5808, Monday- Thursday 8:00 am- 8:00 pm. M embership

Description

R esident

N on - res

M embership

Description

Annual Adult Membership

12 month membership for adults 18 years or older.

$325

$360

Annual Youth Membership

12 month membership for youth and teens between 11 – 17 years.

$100

$115

Annual Dual Adult Membership

12 month membership for two (2) adults, 18 years or older who share the same address.

$570

$620

3 Month Youth Membership

3 month membership for youth and teens ages 17 and younger.

$50

$60

Annual Flex-Time Membership

Limited access 12 month membership for adults 18 years or older. May only be used during non-prime time hours, Monday-Friday, 9 am-3 pm; and any time on weekends.

$225

$250

12 month membership for families

$625

$695

$199 Fall

$209 Fall

Annual Family Membership

Special

Special

$60

$70

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consisting of up to two (2) adults and unlimited number of children (under the age of 23 years) all living at the same address. For children between the ages of 18-22 to be considered as part of the

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as dependants and be full time students.

20 Visit Adult Membership

20 visits for adults 18 years or older. Visits are valid for up to 6 months from date of issue.

$99

$110

20 Visit Adult Flex-Time Membership

20 limited access visits during off peak hours for adults 18 years or older. Visits are valid for up to 6 months from date of issue. May only be used Monday – Friday, 9 am – 3 pm & any time on the weekends.

3 Month Adult Membership

3 month membership for ages 18 years or older.

$120

$135

Register for any Annual Membership and receive an additional month FREE!!! 13 months for the price of 12! Payment plans are available.

Daily Drop-In Rate

Adult: Single visit includes full access to fitness equipment, core group exercise classes and open gym.

$7

$12

Daily Drop-In Rate

Youth Single Visit.

$5

$10

•Ages 10 years and under may only participate in supervised youth activites and classes or with an adult during Family Fun open gym times. ••Ages 11-15 may ONLY participate in supervised youth activites and classes, or open gym but must be accompanied by an adult. •••Ages 16-17 years may have access to fitness room, equipment and classes with a parental consent form on file.

Promotions and Special Events Back to School College Discount! 3-Month for only $99!

Attention all College Students: Take advantage of our Back to School 3-Month Special for only $99. Offer ends Sunday, October 1, 2011. Must show current student ID card. Nonresident fees apply.

Flex-Time Membership Starting at $199

Work out during our non peak hours and save money! Take advantage of our discounted Flex-Time Membership Pass at $199. Non-resident fees may apply.

Senior Flex Time Open House

Tuesday, September 27, 2011 • 10:00 am- 2:00 pm Come check out what the Union City Sports Center has to offer during our non-peak hours! Meet some of our personal trainers and see if you qualify to have your membership subsidized through your healthcare provider!

Help Fight Hunger this Holiday Season!

Through the month of October and November, the Union City Sports Center will be collecting canned food for the Alameda County Food Bank. Bring in a non-perishable food item and get $2 OFF on the drop-in entry fee.

One Warm Coat Month!

Through the month of December, the Union City Sports Center will be collecting gently used coats and blankets. Donate a coat or blanket on Saturday & Sunday, December 3rd & 4th, and receive a FREE Admission Pass to the Union City Sports Center. All coats and blankets will be donated to Centro de Servicios in Union City, CA.

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Zumba

Location: Ruggieri Senior Center • Ages 14+

Code Day

Dates

Time

46208 Tues 9/6-10/4 6:30- 7:30 pm 46209 Tues 10/11-11/8 6:30- 7:30 pm 46210 Tues 11/15-12/13 6:30- 7:30 pm New Daily Drop in Rates!!!

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9/6 6:30- 7:30 pm 9/13 6:30- 7:30 pm 9/20 6:30- 7:30 pm 9/27 6:30- 7:30 pm 10/4 6:30- 7:30 pm 10/11 6:30- 7:30 pm 10/18 6:30- 7:30 pm 10/25 6:30- 7:30 pm 11/1 6:30- 7:30 pm 11/8 6:30- 7:30 pm 11/15 6:30- 7:30 pm 11/22 6:30- 7:30 pm 11/29 6:30- 7:30 pm 12/6 6:30- 7:30 pm 12/13 6:30- 7:30 pm

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$40/ $45 $40/ $45 $40/ $45

A powerful and effective workout that will leave you feeling energized and refreshed. Easy-to-follow classes with fun choreography include a warm up, 30-mins of aerobics, a muscle toning and strengthtraining segment and stretch finale. Wear tennis shoes, comfortable clothing and bring water. NOTE: Registration is on-going so just drop in! There is a one-time joining fee of $79 and our Monthly EFT pass is just $42/month – unlimited classes. Mention this ad and get 50% off your first month. Instructor: Anitha Ramareddy & Staff www.JazzAnitha.com - 408-230-4166 Location: Holly Community Center/ UC Sports Center Code Day Dates Time Jazzercise Sat & Sun On-going 9:15 – 10:15 am Jazzercise Mon/ Wed/ Fri* On-going 9:15 – 10:15 am Jazzercise Mon – Thur On-going 5:15 – 6:15 pm Jazzercise Mon – Thur On-going 6:15 – 7:15 pm * The M/W/F morning class is held at the UC Sports Center.

JAZZERCISE ONE DAY SALE!

Classes Fee (res/ Non)

1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1

$10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10 $10

Start for $0.00. No joining fee and first month free with a 12-month registration. Offer valid only on August 22, 2011 at participating locations. Offer valid to new customers or those who have not attended Jazzercise in the last 6 months. 12-month auto-pay is required. Offer subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Other restrictions may apply.

Youth Personal Training

Youth Personal Training is now available for ages of 10 – 17 at the Union City Sports Center! This training program is designed to motivate and improve physical development for all levels from beginners to elite athletes. Careful and patient attention is paid to each participant while creating a fun and enthusiastic attitude towards physical fitness and nutrition. Individual and Small Group training is available. Please note: a parent or guardian must remain on the premises during individual training sessions. Individual Training

Small Group Training (max of 3)

Session

Fee

Sessions

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2 session

$65

2 sessions

$80

4 sessions

$120

4 sessions

$150

45 Minute Sessions

Personal Training

We at the Union City Sports Center, are offering personal training to our members. Our certified personal trainers will instruct you to a new, stronger, and healthier body. Learn the keys to changing your body composition, the use of proper bio-mechanics, anatomy, physiology, and proper nutrition. For more information about our personal training, please call 675-5808. Take Advantage of our Low Prices! One on One Training

1 Session - $50 • 4 Sessions- $160 • 8 Sessions- $300

60 Minute Sessions

For more information, contact the Union City Sports Center at 510-675-5808.

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Classes Fee (res/ Non)

Ages 16+

Fitness

The Zumba® program fuses hypnotic Latin rhythms and easyto-follow moves to create a one-of-a-kind fitness program that will blow you away. Our goal is simple: We want you to work out, have fun, smile and laugh in a party-like atmosphere where the goal is to enjoy dance moves that makes everyone have a good time! Zumba® fanatics achieve long-term benefits while experiencing an absolute blast in one exciting hour of calorie-burning, body-energizing, awe-inspiring movements meant to engage and captivate for life! Zumba music uses mostly Latin rhythms but does contain other upbeat music from pop all the way to calypso. Come and join the party! Location: Ruggieri Senior Center • Instructor: Cheryl Louie

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FREE AGENT LIST

Men’s Basketball Leagues

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Location: Union City Sports Center Union City Leisure Services is offering a 5 on 5 Adult Basketball League for men 18 years and older. There are two different leagues during the week! A men’s open 18+ league on Monday nights, and a 30+ D league on Sunday afternoons. The league will consist of a 10-week session with the top four teams making playoffs. All games held at the Union City Sports Center. Please note the Monday night league will have 2 games on Wednesday night (11/2 & 11/30). League applications and rosters can be picked up at the Union City Sports Center. Please call (510) 675-5805 for more information. Teams registering early with a $100 deposit and a completed roster will have first priority. Space is limited. Registration ends Friday, September 9, 2011. (Deposit) Day Ages Date Time Games FEE/ Dep Mon 18 + 10/10- 12/19 7 pm • 8 pm • 9 pm 10 $635/ $100 Sun 30+D 10/2-12/18 10 am • 11 am • 12 pm 10 $635/ $100

ADULT SOCCER PICK UP GAMES! Two Nights of Soccer!!! Ages 18+ • Location: Shorty Garcia Field

Come “kick-it” with your friends at Shorty Garcia for an evening of soccer pick-up games! For more information, please call the Union City Sports Center at (510) 675-5805 or email maynarde@ci.unioncity.ca.us CODE Day Date Time FEE (Res/ Non) 46044 Mon 9/26-12/5 8 -10 pm $20/ $25 46045 Thurs 9/22-12/1 8 -10 pm $20/ $25 46046 M & Th 9/19-12/5 8 -10 pm $35/ $40

5v5 ADULT FLAG FOOTBALL LEAGUE Ages 18+ Location: Shorty Garcia Field

Register your team in time to participate in the Union City Leisure Services Adult Flag Football League! Teams will compete in a 5 on 5 all passing flag football format on a 30 yard wide x 60 yard long field. Each team will have a double header each night. All games are held at Shorty Garcia field. All teams make playoffs! Applications are available at the Union City Sports Center. For more information, please call the Union City Sports Center at (510) 675-5805 or email maynarde@ci.union-city.ca.us Space is limited! Teams registering early with a $100 deposit and a completed roster will have first priority. Space is limited. Registration ends Friday, November 11, 2011. (Deposit) Day Date Time Games FEE/ Dep Fri 12/2- 1/6/12 6:30 pm • 7:15 pm 10 $525/ $100 8 pm • 8:45 pm

NEW!! Dodgeball Night!

Humpday just got more exciting! Come down to the Union City Sports Center on Wednesday nights and hopefully dodge some balls inside the gymnasium. Don’t have a team? Don’t worry…. Staff will divide participants into teams. For game rules and information, please call (510) 675-5805 or email maynarde@ unioncity.org. *Children under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian during the program. Day Wed

Date 9/21-12/7

Time 7- 9:00 pm

Co-ed Volleyball Mixers • Ages: 16+ Location: Union City Sports Center

Bump, set, and spike with other volleyball enthusiasts in our coed clinics on Tuesday nights from 7:00 to 9:00 pm. This clinic will give beginners a chance to learn the fundamentals and will give experienced players an opportunity to refine their skills. FREE to Sports Center members, non-members must pre-register. CODE Day Date Time Fee (res/ non) 46049 Tuesday 9/27-12/13 7- 9:00 pm $60/ $70 46050 Thursday 9/22-12/15 7- 9:00 pm $60/ $70 46051 Tue & Thur 9/22- 12/15 7- 9:00 pm $110/ $120

Drop In Table Tennis Hours • All Ages Location: Union City Sports Center

Purchase a 20 visit Table Tennis Pass at the UC Sports Center! Passes available for drop-in table tennis hours only. For more information, please call the Union City Sports Center at (510) 675-5808. Day Time Fee #VISITS Mon & Wed 6 pm – 9 pm $75 res./ $80 non-res. 20 Sat/Sun 8 am - 12 pm * All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Weekend hours are subject to change without prior notice.

Table Tennis Lessons

• Ages 10+

Location: Union City Sports Center

Table Tennis Classes are available for children and adults at the Union City Sports Center. Participants will learn from a professional table tennis instructor conducting specialized drills and methods on the sport. For more information, please call (510) 675-5805. CODE Day Date Time Fee (SC Mem/ Res/ Non)

Beginner I & II

46053 46054

Fri Fri

9/30- 10/21 6- 7:00 pm 11/4- 12/2 6- 7:00 pm

$20/ $25/ $30 $20/ $25/ $30

46055 46056

Fri Fri

9/30- 10/21 7- 8:00 pm 11/4- 12/2 7- 8:00 pm

$20/ $25/ $30 $20/ $25/ $30

Intermediate I & II

CODE

Day Date

46057 46058

Fri Fri

Advanced II

Time

9/30- 10/21 8- 9:00 pm 11/4- 12/2 8- 9:00 pm

Fee (SC Mem/ Res/ Non) $20/ $25/ $30 $20/ $25/ $30

Table Tennis Tournament! • Ages 12+

Ages: 12+ • Wednesday Nights!! Location: Union City Sports Center

CODE 46052

Individuals wishing to play in any adult league, but do not have a team, should contact the Union City Sports Center at (510) 675-5808 to be placed on the Free Agent list. This list is provided to team managers who need additional players to complete their roster.

FEE (Members/ Non) $60/ $70

Date: Saturday, October 22 • 8 am- 3 pm Saturday, December 3 • 8 am- 3 pm

Enter the UC Sports Center’s Summer Table Tennis Tournament. Winners will receive a FREE 20 Visit Table Tennis Pass at the Union City Sports Center! For tournament rules, details, and information, please call (510) 675-5805 or email maynarde@unioncity.org FEE CODE Day Date Time (Members/ Non) 46042 Saturday 10/22 8:00 am- 3:00 pm $5/ $8 46043 Saturday 12/03 8:00 am- 3:00 pm $5/ $8

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Family Badminton Night • All Ages The Union City Sports Center will be reserving the courts for family badminton hours every Friday night from 7 pm – 9 pm. Two badminton courts will be available just for families. Enjoy some time out with your family at our family badminton nights! All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Join Shandy Torain, Registered Dietician, Exercise Instructor, and Personal Trainer for the following seminars this fall.

Youth Open Gym Times (Ages 8-15)

The Union City Sports Center offers open gym times for youth 8- 15 years old for drop-in basketball, volleyball, & badminton! The sports center also offers youth fitness/ sports conditioning classes on certain days of the week. Please check the monthly gymnasium schedule for youth fitness/ sports conditioning days and times. Youth Open Gym hours: Monday –Thursday: 3 pm – 6 pm Fridays 3 pm – 8 pm

Location: Union City Sports Center Classroom B

Anti-Aging Diet

Want to learn how to prevent disease and aging through the foods you eat? Learn how to apply Dr. Wiel's Anti-inflammatory diet pyramid to your everyday eating habits. Includes healthy recipes and food samples. Code Day Dates Time 45981 Sat 9/24 10:45- 11:45 am

Union City Leisure Services in collaboration with H.A.R.D. & Mission Hills Golf Course, will be providing golf lessons during the summer season. Programs include instruction on the golf swing, short game, club fitting, course management, practice techniques, rules and etiquette. Instructors will work with each student to help design a personal improvement program based on the individual’s goals. All lessons are held at Mission Hills Golf Course, 275 Industrial Parkway, Hayward, CA. For more information, please call (510) 675-5805.

BEGINNER PROGRAMS • AGES 13+

Code Day 44603 Sat 44604 Sat

Dates 9/3-9/24 9/3-9/24

Time Classes 9- 10 am 4 11:30- 12:30 pm 4

Fee $90 $90

INTERMEDIATE PROGRAMS • AGES 13+

Code Day 44607 Sat

Dates 9/3-9/24

Time Classes 10:15- 11:15 am 4

JUNIOR PROGRAMS • AGES 5-12

Code Day 44612 Sat 44613 Sat

Dates 9/3-9/24 9/3-9/24

Fee $90

Fee (Mem/ res/ Non/) $10/ $12 / $15

Maintain Don't Gain: Holiday Eating Guide

Learn tips and tools for controlling your hunger and appetite but still enjoy food traditions this holiday season without gaining weight. Includes healthy recipes, handouts and food samples. Code Day Dates Time 45982 Sat 10/15 10:45- 11:45 am

Age 16+

Fee (Mem/ res/ Non/) $10 / $12 / $15

"Gobble, Gobble" Healthy Thanksgiving Dinner and Dessert Ideas!

Make your holiday both memorable and healthy by creating a healthy menu that all of your family members can enjoy. Learn tips and tools for preventing holiday weight gain. Includes recipe samples and handouts. Code Day Dates Time 45983 Sat 11/12 10:45- 11:45 am

Age 16+

Time Classes Fee 12:45- 1:30 pm 4 $55 1:45- 2:30 pm 4 $55

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GOLF PROGRAMS

Age 16+

Sports Center Activities

Shandy Torain Sports Center Instructor

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Master Choi's Martial Arts

Martial Arts

Place: Choi's Martial Arts • (510) 477-9552 31832 Alvarado Blvd. Union City, CA 94587

Beginner Tiny Tiger’s Program • Age 4-6

This program is designed to give smaller portions of Taekwondo movements to the younger kids, so that they can achieve their goal of getting more focus and following directions in a positive and safe environment with well-trained Korean masters. It is a great selfconfidence booster for this age group. Time: 2 times a week (Choose 2 classes per week at your convenience.) Dates: Participants may start 9/6-11/20 at any date from and will then attend class the following 8 weeks from their starting date. Fall SESSION CODE: 46676 Classes: Tuesday 4:40 – 5:10 pm Thursday 6:30 – 7:00 pm Friday 6:00 – 6:30 pm Saturday 9:40 – 10:10 am Fee: $180/$200 8 weeks (16 classes) – uniform is included, beginners only.

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Beginner Taekwondo Program• Age 7-13

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This program is designed to build character such as respect, discipline, determination, perseverance, self-control, and cooperation through martial arts training. Authentic Korean masters teach classes. Time: 2 times a week (Choose 2 classes per week at your convenience.) Dates: Participants may start 9/6-11/20 at any date from and will then attend class the following 8 weeks from their starting date. Fall SESSION CODE: 46678 Classes: Monday 3:45- 4:30 pm Tuesday 6:00- 6:45 pm Wednesday 4:30- 5:15 pm Friday 7:00- 7:45 pm Saturday 11:30- 12:10 pm Fee: $180/$200 8 weeks (16 classes) – uniform is included, beginners only.

Beginner Teen & Adult Taekwondo Program Age 14 & up

Learn traditional and yet modern Korean martial arts and build up selfconfidence, get fit, improve focus, and empower yourself. Authentic Korean masters teach classes. Time: 2 times a week (Choose 2 classes per week at your convenience.) Dates: Participants may start 9/6-11/20 at any date from and will then attend class the following 8 weeks from their starting date. Fall SESSION CODE: 46680 Classes: Monday through Friday : 8:15-9:05 pm Saturday: 9:00-9:40 am Fee: $180/$200 8 weeks (16 classes) – uniform is included, beginners only

Character Development for Kids with World & Nationally Rated Champion Bobby Hernandez All classes Include Uniform, Instructional DVD, Belt & Certificate Location: Hernandez Martial Arts, 33476 AlvaradoNiles Rd. in Union City for 29 Years! Contact: (510) 487-3790 or www.hernandezkarate.com / www.kidsrcapable.net

Self-Defense and Character Development Beginner • Ages 6-13

This program is a character development, self-defense program for kids. Children will be introduced to the martial arts learning blocks, punches, kicks, stances and how to combine them together to defend various self-defense situations with the philosophy of “Common Sense before Self-Defense.” Children will learn about S.A.F.E. Principles (Survey, Avoid, Flee and Evade) to avoid dangerous situations while having fun with our 4 Tiered Fitness Program for kids. Children will also participate in our exclusive Kids R’ Capable™ Character Development Program for Kids which will help them behave better at home, excel in school and succeed in life by practicing various values outside the karate school through a structured and fun, kid oriented curriculum. At the end of the program, students will be certified and earn their first belt rank pending attendance. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46654 M/W 9/7-11/9 6:30-7:00 pm 19 $157 / $172 46655 T/Th 9/6-11/10 6:00-6:30 pm 20 $165/ $180 *No class on 9/5, Labor Day.

Teen, Men & Women Self-Defense Program Ages 14-Up

It doesn’t matter if you’re older or younger, in shape or out of shape, have old injuries or limitations or think you can or you can’t, this program is for everyone! Come in and learn the first, original mixed martial art! Our philosophy: everyone has limitations, so find out what they are and work around them! You will start off by focusing on increasing your health, physically and internally, while doing it at your own pace. You will learn how to bring your mind and body together as one for inner peace and to help deal with the stress of everyday life whether it’s work, home or school life. You will learn how to defend yourself verbally, mentally and physically in a non-combative environment. Most of all, you will start to feel good about yourself and good about everything around you. Because this mixed martial art is a combination of several arts, you can tailor it to fit your abilities, limitations, wants and needs. If you ever wanted to try martial arts, learn self-defense or increase your physical fitness, this program is for you! At the end of the program, students will be certified and earn their first belt rank pending attendance. Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46656 M/W 9/7-11/9 7:45-8:45 pm 19 $165 / $180 *No class on 9/5, Labor Day.

Bobby Hernandez Self-Defense & Character Development

Mr. Bobby Hernandez, coowner of Hernandez Martial Arts in Union City, has been training in the martial arts for over 33 years. Bobby currently holds a 6th Degree Black Belt and has been developing students mentally as well as physically for over 28 years.

Mr. Hernandez is a product of the New Haven Unified School District and has been a Union City Community Member since 1976. Mr. Hernandez credits all of his accomplishments in life to his core value structure he attained throughout his martial arts training and these are the same core values he instills in all children who participates in his martial arts program; traits such as Focus, Concentration, Respect, Discipline and Confidence to name a few. Mr. Hernandez has two passions in life, the first, he’s a very proud father to an amazing son, and his second passion has been dedicating his life to teaching his students “Common Sense Before Self-Defense,” and more importantly, how to become “Champions In Life” with Character, Values and Integrity.

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Martial Arts Classes with Master Max Pallen

(All classes, separate fee for belt, uniform and sash)

Karate Fundamentals White Belt Program • Ages 6+

Our program teaches children to learn basic karate techniques: blocking, punching, striking, kicking and the benefits of physical developments in increased flexibility, coordination, balance and muscle tone as well as increasing children’s concentration and self control.

Code 46162

Day Wed

Dates 9/7-11/9

Time Classes 5:00- 6:00 pm 10

Ages 6+

Will teach to advance to a higher level of recognized achievements in martial arts. To develop more accuracy and precision in delivering martial arts fighting techniques. To develop flexibility, confidence, and understanding the win /lose mentality and sportsmanship in competition. Code 46173

Day Fri

Dates 9/9-11/11

Time Classes 5:00- 6:30 pm 10

Fee $67/ $77

Fee $67/ $77

Intermediate Yellowbelt Program • Ages 6+

Martial Arts

All Max Pallen Classes held at the Holly Community Center.

Karate /Arnis Sparring /Kata Program

This class is a continuation of the Karate Fundamentals white belt program. Students will continue to learn the techniques that were taught in the white belt program plus learn additional skills that will help them advance to the yellow belt level of Karate.

Code 46164

Day Wed

Dates 9/7-11/9

Time Classes 6:00- 7:00 pm 10

Fee $67/ $77

Inter/Adv Karate Colorbelt Program • Ages 6+

Code 46165

Day Thur

Dates 9/8-11/10

Time Classes 5:00- 6:00 pm 10

Fee $67/ $77

Arnis - Philippine Martial Arts Program • Ages 6+

This unique program will guide students in weapon/sticks as extension of the hand to develop unique empty hand fighting skills. Students will also gain knowledge of strength, discipline and endurance. Code 46167

Day Wed

Dates 9/7-11/9

Time Classes 7:00- 8:00 pm 10

Fee $67/ $77

Arnis "Lakan" Program • Ages 13+

Student must have lakan rank, mastering the basic arnis requirements and advanced skills in Filipino martial art, including the reality of stick/weapons fighting and empty hand (manomano). Instructor permission required.

Code 46169

Day Thu

Dates 9/8-11/10

Time Classes 6:00- 7:00 pm 10

Fee $67/ $77

Senkotiros Arnis. Org Instructor Program Ages: Teens and Adults

This is an instructor’s course, mastering the advanced techniques in Senkotiros system and to develop leadership program. Training in sensitivity free flow to develop natural instinctive skills. This class is on-going to earn rank/degree. Instructor permission required. Code 46171

Day Sat

Dates 9/10-11/12

Time Classes 9:00- 11:00 am 10

Fee $67/ $77

Max Pallen

From his extensive experience, knowledge, and historical research, Grandmaster Max M. Pallen founded Pallen's Martial Arts Association in 1968, in Oakland, California. He also founded the Affiliated Martial Arts Promoters Association (AMAPA) and Northern California Eskrima-Kali-Arnis Federation, which promotes Philippine stick fighting tournaments in Northern California. Max Pallen has been teaching for Union City Leisure Services for over 15 years, and has offered a wide array of classes to students of all ages. Not only has he mastered a variety of systems in Philippine martial arts, but also he has developed expertise in a diverse array of other combative methods that stress empty hand and weapon fighting. He continues to develop Senkotiros, his system of Philippine martial arts, and has worked tirelessly to perpetuate the martial heritage of the Philippines. He has established himself as a consummate instructor, competitor, coach, promoter and official, and is a proud instructor, coach, and trainer of several current National and World stick fighting champions.

Capoeira • Ages 8+

Capoeira (ka-po-eh-ra) is an Afro Brazilian art form that combines dance, martial arts, music, acrobatics and self-defense. Capoeira uses kicks, hand strikes, acrobatic moves, escapes and take downs as a form of self expression through movement in martial arts. Our classes enhance confidence, respect, balance, focus, attention to detail, concentration, and fun. Each student will train at their ability appropriate level, working to develop their skills in a supportive environment. Wear loose fitting clothing. Bring athletic tape for feet. Instructor: Oscar Baeza & Jo Jo Villanueva Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46422 Mon 9/12-11/21 6:30-8:00 pm 11 $97/ $107

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Our program allows students to earn colorbelt rank signifying accomplishment and progress to the next level of advanced karate techniques. Will teach kata (form) and freestyle fighting (kumite) and promote greater self-confidence and self esteem.

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Intro to Wing-Chun Kung Fu • Ages 14+

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Wing-Chun Kung Fu is a Chinese Martial Art in which minimal energy is used to achieve maximal results. The basic foundation for this style is taught through the first form, Sil Lim Tao, in which students learn to develop sensitivity and energy flow, economy and efficiency of motion and center-line theory. This class or Prior Wing Chun experience is a prerequisite for the Wing Chun Kung Fu course. Interested participants will also have the opportunity to learn Chinese Lion Dancing, which includes drumming, percussion instruments, history and symbolism. To learn more about the class please visit us at www.UCWingChunStudentsAssociation.com or email at UCWCSA@gmail.com Instructor: Steve Jeung Location: Kennedy Community Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46737 Tue/Thu 9/6-11/17 7:15- 8:45 pm 22 $150/ $165

Wing-Chun Kung Fu • Ages 14+

This class will focus on sharpening the skills as well as broadening students’ knowledge and understanding of Wing Chun. Course will include instruction on the second form , Chum Kiu as well as progression on "Sticking Hands" (Chi Sao) and Sparring. This class is taught by Alson Yuen, 1991 International Chinese Martial Arts, Wing Chun “Chi Sao” Champion. Alson started his martial arts career as a young boy in Hong Kong, but further developed his skills from Grand Master Kenneth Chung in the Bay Area during the late 80’s. He has been teaching and sharing knowledge since 1993. Interested participants will also have the opportunity to learn Chinese Lion Dancing, which includes drumming, percussion instruments, history and symbolism. To learn about the class please visit us at www.UCWingChunStudentAssociation.com or email at UCWCSA@gmail.com Instructor: Alson Yuen • Location: Kennedy Community Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46735 Tue/Thu 9/6-12/22 7:15- 9:45 pm 30 $120/ $135 *No class on 11/24

Night Club 2 Step • Ages 15+

Learn the State of California's official dance!!! The Night Club 2 step combines elements of Latin, Country, Swing and Hip-Hop. This dance is a Bay Area favorite of all ballrooms and nite-clubs in every city. Partner not necessary but strongly recommended. Instructor: Elizabeth & Earl Ante • Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee

Beginner

46184 Thu 9/18-11/10 *Fee Per person .

6:30-7:30 pm 10

$60/ $65*

New York Hustle Class • Ages 15+

Come and learn how to do the New York Hustle! The New York Hustle is a popular dance that combines the dance moves of both salsa and the cha cha! It is a dance that is easy to learn. Instructor: Elizabeth & Earl Ante • Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee

Intermediate Class

46186 Thu 9/18-11/10 7:30- 8:30 pm 10 46187** Thu 11/17-12/29 7:30-9:00 pm 6

$60/ $65* $60/ $65*

46185 Thu 9/18-9/15 8:30- 9:15 pm *Fee Per person, ** No Class on 11/24

$60/ $65*

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Salsa Dancing • Ages 15+

Come and learn the rhythm and dance of salsa. Salsa, in the dance sense, is a dance that expresses emotion and passion with dance movement. Salsa has a compelling beat that inspires people of many ages and cultures to dance. This is a popular dance in the Bay Area, so come out and have some fun! No partner necessary. The instruction is designed for Beginner and Intermediate levels.

Instructor: Elizabeth & Earl Ante • Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Code Day Date Time Classes Fee Intermediate Class 46188 Mon 9/12-11/14 6:45- 7:45 pm 10 $60/ $65* 46190 Mon 11/21-12/19 6:45-7:45 pm 5 $40/ $45

Beginner

46189 Mon 9/12-11/14 7:45- 8:45 pm 46191 Mon 11/21-12/19 7:45-8:45 pm *Fee is per person.

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Earl & Elizabeth Ante

Both Earl and Elizabeth are registered members of the National Dance Council of America (NDCA) teaching organization. They believe: “Dancing should be FUN and a social event that inspires new and creative ways of sharing ideas of dance”.

For over 30 years, Earl Ante has been “hustling” numerous partners! And for the last 15 years, he’s been teaching all the “club dances,” with a focus on hustle and salsa dancing. In the 1990’s, he was one the original founders of the SF Bay Area Hustle Dance Club. He has taught in Berkeley, Union City, Fremont, San Leandro, Sunnyvale, Daly City and Danville so his students come from all over the Bay Area.

Earl’s wife and partner, Elizabeth Ante, has been dancing all her life. At the age of nine, she joined the Bayanihan Dance Group in the Philippines and was featured in many dance contests on Philippine television. She was a regular dance performer on the television show “Dance Time with Chito.”

Salsa, Hustle, and Night Club 2 Step

Elizabeth and her students recently placed in the following Pro/Am competitions 2010 San Francisco IGB with 4 First Places and 2010 Holiday Dance Classic with 3 First Place performances. Earl’s students have recently competed in the 2010 San Francisco Open and IGB competitions, and his students have achieved 14 First Places and 2 Second Places in Salsa, Hustle and West Coast Swing dances.

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Joanne Brown Dancers!

NEW!!! Ballet and Tap Combo • Ages 2-4

Explore all the exciting aspects of tap while enjoying the benefits of physical activity, building self-esteem and self-confidence. A great beginning dance class for both boys and girls. They will blossom into a graceful and elegant dancer while they experience the beauty of ballet. Learn basic ballet vocabulary and grace. Tap and ballet shoes are required. Must provide own uniform which includes black leotard, pink ballet tights and an optional skirt. Instructor: Stephanie and Joanne Brown Dancers Location: Holly Community Center Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46643 Mon 9/26- 12/12 5:15- 6:00 pm 12 $120/ $135

Tap & Jazz Combo • Ages 6-9

Learn the basic rhythms and develop rhythmic skills, body isolation and classic jazz moves. They will explore all the exciting aspects of tap and jazz while enjoying the benefits of physical activity, building self-esteem and self-confidence. A great beginning dance class for both boys and girls. Fee $120/ $135

NEW! Mini Hip Hop and Hip Hop Dance!

The essence of hip hop is confidence and character. 'Bring your rhythm to life' as you learn the latest hip hop moves, just like in the music videos. Students will build strength while they learn how to 'hit their moves hard.' Tennis shoes and work out pants/ sweats required. Jeans are not preferred. Location: Holly Community Center Instructor: Stephanie from Joanne Brown dancers

Code Day Dates Time 46646 Wed 9/28-12/14 5:15-6:00 pm 46647 Wed 9/28-12/14 6:15-7:00 pm

Ages 5-8 9-13

Classes Fee 12 $120/$135 12 $120/$135

Joanne Brown

Joanne has just celebrated her 30th year teaching dance in Union City. Joanne attended San Francisco State University where she studied in jazz, ballet, modern and afro. She received her teaching credential and BA in Liberal Studies in 1975. With a shortage of teaching jobs, she pursued her dance career in San Francisco.

Ms. Ling Wang is a very famous artist of the dance, who was born in Shanghai, China. As a well-rounded dancer with solid techniques, she has danced the leading roles in large-scale dance dramas such as “Flying to the Moon”, “Half-Screen Mountain”, and “The Phoenix Cries on the Mountain”. Ms. Ling Wang has also acted in movies and TV drama series, making her a versatile performing artist. Since relocating to the U.S. in 1988, she has devoted herself to teaching Chinese Classical Dance and is a well known Chinese Classical Dance teacher in the San Francisco Bay Area. Link: http://you.joy.cn/video/1551944.htm

Chinese Classical & Ethnic Dance

Telephone: 510-675-5329 or 510-449-1421 E-mail: Chinesedance665@gmail.com Dance and arts are recognized as the universal language of the soul. Students will develop many dance techniques, such as strength, flexibility, correct posture and musicality. Students will learn all of this while learning the Chinese artistic fundamentals. Instructor: Ling Wang Location: Holly & Kennedy Community Center Pre-Dance-1 (for new students)- Holly Community Center Code Day Dates Time Age Classes Fee 46124 Sat 9/10-12/17 9:00- 10:00 am 4+ 14 $140/ $155 Pre-Dance-2 (for new students)- Holly Community Center Code Day Dates Time Age Classes Fee_ 46128 Sat 9/10-12/17 11:30- 12:30 pm 4+ 14 $140/ $155 Intermediate Dance- Kennedy Community Center Code Day Dates Time Age Classes Fee_ 46126 Thu 9/8-12/15 6:00- 7:00 pm 6+ 14 $140/ $155 Advanced Class- Holly Community Center Code Day Dates Time Age Classes Fee 46125 Tue 9/6-12/13 7:00- 8:30 pm 8+ 14 $210/ $225 Adult Class- Holly Community Center Code Day Dates Time Age Classes Fee 46127 Sat 9/10-12/17 10:00-11:30 am 16+ 14 $220/ $235 No classes on Nov 22-26 (Thanksgiving holiday)

In 1980, after moving to Fremont, she started teaching four ballet classes for Union City Leisure Services. Thirteen years later in January of 1993 Joanne Brown Dancers opened its doors and is still going strong today offering, tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop and lyrical. In 1998, Joanne re-joined the Union City Leisure Service, where she coordinates their dance program. She was responsible for choreographing the number that won the City of Union City their 1999 “All American City Award.”

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Stephanie Gonzales

Joanne Brown Dancers

Stephanie Gonzales has been dancing since the age of 5, and has trained in tap and jazz at Joanne Brown Dancers for more than 15 years. Stephanie also danced at Ohlone College for 3 years, until she graduated in 2008 with an A.A in Liberal Studies. Stephanie teaches tap, jazz and hip hop for Joanne Brown Dancers at the studio and for UCLS. Stephanie also works for the City of Union City, where she coaches After-School Sports at Delaine Eastin Elementary School and at various summer sports camps.

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Instructor: Stephanie & Joanne Brown Dancers Location: Holly Community Center Code Day Dates Time Classes 46644 Mon 9/26-12/12 6:15- 7:00 pm 12

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Dance Classes

UCLS is proud to utilize Joanne Brown Dancers for its youth dance program! Joanne Brown and her staff of qualified dance instructors have offered all types of dance classes for youth at our community centers for many years. For more information on Joanne Brown and her dancers, please visit her website at www.JoanneBrownDancers.com

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D ance Classes

Tehani Dance Studio

29278 Union City Blvd w Ne ion! Union City, CA 94587 at (866) 830-5297 or 675-5329 c o L http://www.hulamom.com

Uniforms are available for purchase at the studio. Instructor: Merahi O. Tehani

Beginning Hula & Tahitian Basics • All Ages

Come learn this beautiful dance from the Islands. Classes are for introduction to the dances. This is great for exercise and leisurely learning. All ages are invited to join in the spirit of Ohana and Aloha! Location: Tehani Productions Dance Studio Code Day Dates 46100 Wed 9/7-11/16 46101 Wed 9/7-11/16

Time Ages 6:00- 6:45 pm 4-10 7:00- 8:00 pm 10+

46761 Wed 11/30-12/21 6:00- 6:45 pm 4-10 46762 Wed 11/30-12/21 7:00- 8:00 pm 10+ *No class on 11/23 & 12/28

Fee (res/non) $110/ $125 $110/ $125 $40/ $50 $40/ $50

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Social/Ballroom Dancing • Ages 16+

Couples only

Put some spice in your life. Get out of your chair; don’t just sit while the others are dancing. Get your partner, bring your friends and let’s get ready to DANCE. If you are a beginner dancer or just need to brush up, then the 7:00 class is the class for you! Instructor: Ed and Karen Beilin Location: Ruggieri Senior Center Rumba, 2 Step & East Coast Swing Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46192 Wed 9/7-10/5 7:00- 8:00 pm 5 $50/ $55 Cha Cha, Big Band Swing, Foxtrot Code Day Dates Time Classes Fee 46194 Wed 10/12-11/16 7:00- 8:00 pm 6 $60/ $65

Intermediate/Advanced Class: Lesson TBA

Code Day Dates Time Classes 46193 Wed 9/7-10/15 8:15-9:15 pm 5 46195 Wed 10/12-11/16 8:15- 9:15 pm 6

Fee $50/ $55 $60/ $65

The 8:15 class is for Intermediate/Advanced dancers only - or by instructor approval. You cannot register via mail, on-line, or through the Community Centers. Registration is taken in person on the first night of class. Class is for couples only ages 16 and up. *Fee is per couple.

Tehani Productions Julie has been an instructor for UCLS since 2002. During that time, her student base grew and she opened up her own facility that has become a Satellite Studio for UCLS. Her lineage of Polynesian dance stems from Nalani Rogers and San Francisco's Spirit of Polynesia Dance Troop, where their lineage is of Tiare Clifford. Julie has been a dancer since she was four years old, and has attained the experiences of life-long friendships and many award winning productions, along with 49er half-times and Royal Viking Cruise Line performances. We at Tehani Dance Studios take pride in representing Union City and are honored to be a part of UCLS.

Ed & Karen Beilin

Social/ Ballroom Dance Ed and Karen are very popular, long-standing Ballroom dance instructos for UCLS. Ed started instructing at both the Veloz & Yolanda and Arthur Murray Studios in San Francisco. He met Karen at a dance and after their subsequent marriage, he decided to teach for large venues so that both of them could teach together. Ed excels in all the standard ballroom dances with the Latin dances, such as Tango, Cha Cha, Samba and Rumba, just to name a few. He also teaches the Waltz, Foxtrot, 2 step and three diffrent types of Swing. Over the years, students have said that Ed and Karen make learning fun, even if it is not always easy, and both go out of their way to help and encourage any student that is having difficulty. They also teach in another city and give private lessons in their at home studio.

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Pacific West Gymnastics is a 15,000 sq. ft. gym. The gym includes 2 in-ground pits filled with foam, which provides a fun and safe learning experience as well as a 30’ long Tumble-Trak, trampoline and more. All Pacific West Staff have backgrounds in the sport of gymnastics and plan to share their joy of the sport with your child.

Location: 32920 Alvarado-Niles Rd. Suite 210 • Union City, CA 94587 (510) 471-0240 Class

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Fee (res/non) $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260 $250/ $260

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CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

Squiggle Worm : This class is designed to target the eager mind of your 3.5-5 year old. Obstacle courses, games and themed instruction combined with our innovative coaching styles provide basic tools for enhancing motor skills and fundamental gymnastics.

Inch Worm : This introductory class is designed for tots. It is structured around basic gymnastics principles and uses a variety of gymnastics equipment and ideas to enhance your child's motor skills, concentration skills and teamwork.

Recreational 1 : Our recreational gymnastics program is based on guidelines set forth by USA Gymnastics. Athletes will receive instruction on all Olympic gymnastic events. The classes are designed to build strength, flexibility, confidence, promote teamwork, increase fitness and teach basic gymnastic skills.

Glow Worm : A structured parent/child class designed to improve basic motor skills, coordination, listening skills, fitness and self-confidence all while having fun at our gym.

Civil Marriage Ceremonies

Attention Local Non-Profits!!! Do you want your banner displayed? The City of Union City can display YOUR banner for the purpose of advertising public/civic events. Such banners are displayed for $25/week at a designated location within the City. Corner of Alvarado-Niles and Royal Ann (adjacent to City Hall). For more information please call 510-675-5328.

Time: By appointment only. Where: City Hall, 34009 Alvarado-Niles Rd. Union City, CA 94587

* Please bring your marriage license and Picture IDs.

Cost: $75, Check, Money Order, or exact Cash. Checks Made payable to: City of Union City For more information, please call:

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Acupressure

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Every 2nd and 4th Monday from 9:3012:00 pm. Appointments only! Relieving pain and stress, acupressure strengthens resistance to disease and promotes wellness. Volunteer: Yao Bai Qian L. AC.

HICAP Insurance Counseling

The health insurance counseling and advocacy program provides free, objective, and individual counseling on Medicare, ways to supplement Medicare, Medicare HMOs, billings and claims, and other health insurance related issues. Please call for an appointment. 1-800-393-0360. Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. Dates: 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month.

Information & Referral

If you are a resident of Union City and have questions regarding employment, finances, food, health services, housing, in-home help, legal services or any other services, you may call our office at (510) 675-5495.

Meal Program

Washington On Wheels (W.O.W.)

Transportation

Health care services are provided for children and adults. Services include: Physical Exams, Flu Shots, Blood Pressure Screening, Nutrition Counseling, Diabetes Screening, Immunizations, Cholesterol Checks, Health Education & Health Insurance Counseling. Most services provided are FREE or at a reduced fee for the uninsured. 4th Monday of each month. 9:30-3:30 pm.

Nutritional lunches are available at the Senior Center Monday-Friday excluding holidays. A $3.25 donation per meal for seniors and $4.75 for non seniors is requested. Reservations are necessary and must be made 24 hours in advance by calling 675-5497. Meals are prepared daily by: Spectrum Community Services, Inc. Union City Paratransit offers shared rides, curb-to-curb service throughout Union City for individuals who, because of a disability or health related condition, are unable to drive or ride buses. Sunday service is now available! Service is provided in accessible, lift-equipped vehicles. Call 675-5373 or 476-1500, for information and reservations. Union City Transit 471-1411

Mobile Health Clinic

Washington Hospital

Health insurance counseling with Linda Dawal, every 4th Thursday of the month, call for an appointment.

Vision Loss Support Group

Join the group for low vision information, discussion and speakers. Group meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12:30 pm.

FREE!! Walk This Way • Ages 55+

Location: Kennedy Center, 1333 Decoto Rd FREE Program for Seniors Join us for a FREE 16-week program that integrates walking, flexibility, strength and balance exercises with fun games & educational topics! Walk This Way will help seniors improve their physical fitness, turn exercise into a healthy habit, avoid injuries and reduce stress, and decrease their risks for chronic health problems. Walk This Way is provided by the City of Fremont and Generations Community Wellness and is funded by the Alameda County Transportation Commision. For more information about the program or to register please call Monica Gloria at 510-574-2053.

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Oct 13 Nov 10 Dec 15

Senior Trips 2011

Apple Hill/ Red Hawk Casino $25 members / $30 non members Cache Creek $25 members / $30 non members Red Hawk Casino $25 members / $30 non members Thunder Valley $25 members / $30 non members

Special Events 2011 Oct 10 Nov 23 Dec 21

Columbus Day Pot Luck Thanksgiving Luncheon Holiday Luncheon * Luncheons are $3.25 p/p Gold Members

Age Day Date 55+ Wednesday 8/3-11/16

Time______ 9:30-11:00 am

Fee _ FREE!!!!

FREE Travel Training Workshop!!

Learn how to Ride local buses and BART! Seniors and persons with disabilities who live in Union City and are new riders to public transit can participate in a FREE workshop, consisting of classroom instruction and a field outing on Union City Transit, AC Transit, and BART. Throught the workshop you will learn how to: 1. Plan trips on buses and BART using transit maps and schedules. 2. Pay fares and obtain discounts for transit rides. 3. Transfer between local buses and BART. 4. Travel safely on transit. Participants receive free transit tickets upon completion of the workshop. For more information or to register for a workshop, please call Monica Gloria at 510-574-2053.

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Classes - Ruggieri Senior Center Every Thursday • 9:30-1:00 pm • Acrylic & Oil Painting. 1:15-4:00 pm • Folk Art Painting. Must bring your own art supplies! Volunteer Instructor: Caryl Johnston

Beginning Ukulele

KANEKAPILA A'o Pupu Learning to play music slowly. Mondays 1:00 pm- 3:00 pm. Volunteer Instructor: Ace Chong

Big Band Dances

Every 3rd Wednesday of the month 1:00-3:30 pm only , light refreshments. Dance to your favorite tunes of the past, performed by: USS Hornet Band.

Fridays 10:00 am Manor Bowl, San Leandro, $6.00 p/p. Volunteer: Les Yamane, Harry Hara, David Samuels

Drop-in Computer & Electronic Help!

Every Monday, 3:45-4:45 pm. Learn Basic computer skills and get help with your electronic equipment. Taught by local high school students.

Fall Prevention & Skill Building Class

Seniors 60 years+ Presented by Spectrum Community Services Fall Risk Reduction Program. Free exercise band and living with confidence booklet. Mondays and Thursdays from 1:15-2:15 pm. Call Kelin at (510) 881-0300 ext. 270. Instructor: Stacey Blackard

Fitness

Monday-Thursday, 9:00-4:00 pm. Come in and enjoy our fitness equipment in our Game Room area. Get a workout while riding our exercise bike and treadmill. We even have showers!

Every Monday • 10:00-11:30 am. Volunteer Instructor: Polly Olsen

Hawaiian Instrument Playing and Singing

Playing and singing. This is not a teaching class! Thursday: 1:00- 4:00 pm Volunteer Instructor: Ace Chong

Hula Hula Hula Exercise

Wednesdays, Advanced, 9:00-10:00 am. Intermediate, 10:00-11:00 am. Beginner, 11:00- 12:00 pm. Learning the Hula is a healthy activity. Instructor: Gerri Lee Castro

Line Dancing

Thur: 11:00- 12:30 pm- Beginners Thur: 2:30- 4:00 pm- Easy Inter. Volunteer Instructor: Bertha Wulandari

Needle Craft

Tuesday: 1:00- 3:00 pm Beginner crocheting, beginner knitting, beginner embroidery. Bring your own projects to work on and share. Volunteers: Charlotte Chase, Edith Miranda, Marianna Lee, Polly Olson.

Pinochle

Every 2nd and 4th Thursday: Time: 12:00- 4:00 pm Mondays: 1:00- 4:00 pm Join in on the fun card game! Volunteer: David Samuels

Recreation Room

Wednesday 1:00-4:00 pm Volunteer: Wilma Tomlinson

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Every Tuesday, 10:30-11:30 am. Many exercises can be performed while sitting to help keep you in shape. Volunteer Instructor: Polly Olsen.

Spanish Classes

Intermediate only. Wednesday 9:15-11:30 am. Volunteer Instructor: Bertha Van Dusen

T’ai Chi

Every Thursday, • 9:30-10:30 am. Volunteer Instructor: Violet Gondkoff

Walkers Group

Every Monday and Thursday, 8:00 am. All are welcome to attend! Group Leaders: Harry Hara, Les Yamane & Ruben Flamenco (meet outside of Ruggieri Senior Center).

Watercolors Art Class

Every Monday 9:30-4:00 pm. Come and learn how to paint with watercolors! Must bring own supplies. Volunteer Instructor: Caryl Johnston

Western Line Dancing Tuesday: 2:00- 3:30 pm Volunteer Instructor: Steve & Donna Earney

The upstairs Game Room is equipped with a ping-pong table, pool tables, library books and magazines, comfortable chairs, round tables and chairs, board games and a television for your viewing pleasure! Come and drop-in weekdays, 9:00-4:00 pm.

Silk Flower Class

Sit and Fit

Yoga Lite for Seniors

Every Tuesday, 9:00-10:15 am. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a towel. Volunteer: Lali Maly

For more information, please call the Ruggieri Senior Center at 510-675-5495.

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Union City Park Reservation Information (510) 675-5329

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Union City parks may be reserved for picnics. Reservations can be made 3 calendar months in advance for Union City residents and 2 calendar months in advance for non-residents. Reservations can only be made at the Kennedy Community Center in person or by fax. Reservations must be made at least 10 working days in advance of your scheduled event (2 weeks notice). Reservation fees vary depending upon the site capacity of the picnic site. Payment in full is due on the day the reservation is made. All site fees are doubled for all Non-Residents and Holidays. All checks must be made payable to the City of Union City. For Park and Facility rentals, non-residents are charged an addi-

tional fee. You must live, own a business, or pay Union City Property

taxes in order to receive the resident rate. Proof may be required. Inflatable bounce houses are only allowed in designated areas and require a generator. You may not have a bounce house at any Union City park without a park reservation. Sound amplification permits may be issued only for the use of Kennedy Park’s Amphitheater, and Old Alvarado/Cesar Chavez Gazebo. Amplified music is allowed only when a picnic area is reserved and an amplification permit is obtained. The fee for an amplification permit is $50.

Electricity Available. Additional $25 fee

Picnic Tables

BBQ Grills

Restrooms

Play Equipment

Basketball Courts

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2 areas 2 areas 3 areas 1 area 2 areas

2 Full Courts 2 Full Courts 2 Full Courts 3 Full Courts No

Park Site

Site Fees* Res / Non Res

Seating / Capacity

Arroyo-Arroyo Arroyo-Perry Casa Verde-San Carvante Contempo Dry Creek Kennedy Park - Daniel Camarillo Memorial Kennedy Park - Amphitheater Kennedy Park - Sycamore Kennedy Park - Willow Mariner Park Old Alvarado - Magnolia Old Alvarado - Elm Old Alvarado - Gazebo Old Alvarado - Wisteria Sea Breeze Park - Sea Sea Breeze Park - Breeze Seven Hills Park Town Estates - Cameron Town Estates - Winchester Union Landing Veteran's Memorial Park

$40/ $80 $40/ $80 $45/ $90 $105/ $210 $65/ $130

16/25 16/25 24/40 85/100 64/150

$165/ $330

104/130

Yes

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Yes

2 areas

Half court

$150/ $300 $60/ $120 $60/ $120 $50/ $100 $90/ $180 $55/ $110 $100/ $200 $45/ $90 $40/ $80 $40/ $80 $75/ $150 $40/ $80 $50/ $100 $45/ $90

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Yes

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Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No

2 areas 2 areas 2 areas 1 area 2 areas 2 areas 2 areas 2 areas 1 area 1 area 1 area 1 area 1 area 2 areas

Half court Half court Half court Half court 1 Full Court 1 Full Court 1 Full Court 1 Full Court No No 1 Full Court 1 Full Court 1 Full Court No

$85/ $170

64/150

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Yes

1 areas

1 Full Court

No No Yes

1 area 1 area 2 areas

No No No

(Formerly Hall Ranch Park)

William Cann Civic - Egret William Cann Civic - Heron William Cann Neighborhood

Yes Yes

$35/ $70 10/25 1 1 $35/ $70 10/25 1 1 $60/ $120 40/60 4 1 *Fees subject to change ** 1 community BBQ Grill available

New Smoking and Tobacco Regulations !!!

Did you know that new smoking regulations have been adopted by the City of Union City? Union City promotes a healthy living environment & protects non-smokers from exposure to secondhand smoke where they live, work, & play. In November 2010, the City Council restricted smoking in rental complex units, unenclosed common areas, & outdoor dining spaces. Tobacco retailers also need to obtain a local Tobacco Retailer License.

Key Requirements:

• Smoking is prohibited in all rental complex (2+ units) common areas (enclosed & unenclosed). • As of Feb 23, 2012 smoking in any rental complex, including balconies & patios, is prohibited. • Smoking is prohibited in all outdoor dining areas of restaurants & surrounding 25 feet. • Smoking is prohibited in parks, public events, and service areas (i.e., bus stops, ATMs). • Clear, conspicuous, and unambiguous “NO SMOKING” or “SMOKEFREE” signs are required in places where smoking is not permitted. For more information, please refer to Municipal Code Chapters 5.42 and 7.13 or contact Avalon Schultz, Associate Planner, at (510) 675-5321 or ASchultz@unioncity.org

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No alcohol is allowed at any of our parks! There is no exclusive use of any Union City park. Park permits only reserve picnic areas and BBQ units. There may be other events going on at the parks simultaneously.

Sports Fields!!

Union City has several sporting fields available for reservation. Fields can be used for a variety of sports. You need to have a permit in order to use the field for any type of organized game or practice. For more information, please contact the sports field staff at the Union City Sports Center at (510) 675-5805.


Union City Facility Reservation Information

Holly Community Center

31600 Alvarado Blvd. (510) 675-5488 The City of Union City’s Holly Center has been the center of Leisure Services’ activities on the western side of Union City since its dedication in 1984. The Holly Center is a versatile facility where a wide range of events can be held including weddings, large banquets, meetings and conferences. The Auditorium holds 250 people for dining. The Senior Room holds up to 90 people.

facility rental

Union City residents may book up to 1 year in advance, non-residents up to 6 months in advance. Union City Leisure Services also rents meeting spaces and classrooms for company meetings, workshops, seminars, and retreats during weekday business hours at select facilities. For Park and Facility rentals, non-residents are charged an additional fee. You must live, own a business, or pay Union City Property taxes in order to receive the resident rate. Proof may be required.

Kennedy Community Center

1333 Decoto Road (510) 675-5329 The Kennedy Community Center is the perfect facility for a small, intimate gathering such as a wedding, baby christening, or anniversary parties. The Assembly Hall holds up to 160 people for dining.

33997 Alvarado-Niles Road (510) 675-5495 The Ruggieri Senior Center is located near City Hall and James Logan High School. The Assembly Hall seats up to 200 people for dining.

Conferences and Meetings at the UC Sports Center

Are you looking for a new venue to hold an upcoming conference, seminar or business meeting? Let the Union City Leisure Services' Sports Center offer your colleagues or clients an experience to remember. The Sports Center has a variety of amenities ideal for a wide range of events, including a 12,000 square foot gymnasium available for group activities and team building exercises. Our meeting room can accommodate up to 100 people, and has additional business services and catering available. The Union City Sports Center is conveniently located within minutes of Hayward, Newark and Fremont city borders and easily accessible from the 880 freeway, as well as the Dumbarton and San Mateo Bridges. For more information on availability and rates, please call 510-675-5808.

Sports Center

31224 Union City Blvd. (510)675-5808 The Union City Sports Center has space available for private rentals on Saturday & Sunday afternoons and evenings. The facility's gymnasium can accommodate up to 500 people for dining and has a full commercial kitchen.

Facility Rental and Deposit Fees:

A deposit is required at the time of reservation. It is refundable approximately eight weeks after the event, assuming no damages or additional fees were incurred. For more information and rental fees, please call or visit the community center office. The Leisure Services Department and the Police Department may require you to hire State Licensed private security guards from a licensed firm. It is your responsibility to hire and pay for required security and/ or Union City Police Officers. Additional fees may apply.

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Town Estates Park

Old Alvarado Park

Sugar Mill Landing

Courthouse Landing

San Andreas Park Holly Community Center

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Casa Verde Park

William Ca Neighborh Contempo Park

Veteran’s Memorial Park

Sea Breeze Park

Accinelli Park

Pioneer Park Cerutti Park

Union Landing Park

Union City Parks

Ponderosa Cove Park

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Accinelli Park

33104 Navarro Drive

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Ponderosa Cove Park

34750 Williams Way

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Arroyo Park/Tennis Courts

35199 Perry Road

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Pride Rock Park

1882 Flagstone Drive

3.

Casa Verde Park

3161 San Juan Place

20.

San Andreas Park

31312 Santa Cruz Way

4.

Cerutti Park

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Sea Breeze Park

32600 Carmel Way

5.

Contempo Park

32300 Meteor Drive

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Seven Hills Park

384 Florence Street

6.

Courthouse Landing

30791 Barron Way

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Shorty Garcia Park

33940 7th Street

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Decoto Plaza Park

500 E Street

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Sugar Mill Landing Park

30700 Carr Way

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Drigon Dog Park

34666 7th Street

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Tidewater Park

30694 Tidewater Drive

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Dry Creek Park

1009 Westgard Street

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Town Estates Park

3438 Andover Drive

10. Fred Castro Park

Tenth Street & G Street

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Union Landing Park

33000 Regents Blvd.

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2505 Trailside Way

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Veteran's Park & Tennis Courts

4525 Dyer Street

12. Kennedy Community Park

1333 Decoto Road

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William Cann Civic Center Park

34009 Alvarado-Niles Road

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Mariner Park

31430 Dorado Drive

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William Cann Neighborhood Park

33001 Marsh Hawk Road

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Old Alvarado/Cesar Chavez Park

Heritage Oak Park

4272 Novato Street

3871 Smith Street

15. Pacific Point

35991 Copper Street

16. Park Ridge Park

34773 Chesapeake Drive

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4838 Blythe Street

Pioneer Park

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Willow Park

120 Blue Spruce Lane

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Windflower Park

34533 Windflower Lane

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Teen Workshop Decoto Plaza Park

Decoto Resource Center/ Centro Shorty Garcia Park

Fred Castro Dry Creek Park

Windflower Park Kennedy Community Center/ Park

Dan Oden Swim Complex

Teen Center Seven Hills Park

eritage Oak Park

Kennedy Park

Ruggieri Senior Center Civic Center Library P.D.

Pride RockPark Willia m & Ska Cann Ci vic C te Pa enter rk Park

Drigon Dog Park

Seven Hills Community Gardens

Pacific Point Park

Arroyo Park

New Smoking and Tobacco Regulations !!! In November 2010, the City Council restricted smoking in rental complex units, unenclosed common areas, & outdoor dining spaces. Smoking is prohibited in parks, public events, and service areas (i.e., bus stops, ATMs). For more information, please refer to Municipal Code Chapters 5.42 and 7.13 or contact Avalon Schultz, Associate Planner, at (510) 675-5321 or ASchultz@unioncity.org

Union City Facilities 10th Street Community Center

33948 10th Street

City Hall/ Civic Center

34009 Alvarado-Niles Road

Dan Oden Swim Complex

33901 Syracuse Ave.

Decoto Resource Center

525 H St.

Centro de Servicios Holly Community Center

31600 Alvarado Blvd.

Kennedy Community Center

1333 Decoto Road

Ruggieri Senior Center

33997 Alvarado-Niles Road

Teen Workshop

33623 Mission Blvd.

Union City Library

34007 Alvarado-Niles Road

Union City Skate Park

34009 Alvarado-Niles Road

Union City Sports Center

31224 Union City Blvd.

William C. May, Jr. Teen Center

1200 J St.

Community Gardens Seven Hills Community Gardens

Venito Avenue on Seven Hills

Union City Community Gardens

The Union City Community Garden is located on Venito Avenue in the 7 Hills Development off Mission Boulevard. It consists of 17 plots measuring approximately 15 feet by 25 feet. Union City residents have priority for memberships. The annual fees are $50 for the plot including water and $20 for compost, sand and horse manure. A one time deposit of $35 is required to assure plot cleanup at season end. A rototiller and garden tools are available for member's use. Members are required to maintain their gardens in good order and to assist with the maintenance and upkeep of the common areas. If you are interested in a garden plot, contact Garden Coordinator, John Haley at 510-489-7396 to place your name on a waiting list.

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How to reach us.

Contact Information

Jill Stavosky, Leisure Services Manager | 675-5265 |

Jesus Garcia , Program Coordinator | 675-5482 |

TTY: 888-663-0660 Union City Library is located in the Civic Center complex adjacent to City Hall and across from James Logan High School. Serving a population of over 72,000 residents of the City of Union City as well as the nearby communities of Fremont, Hayward, and Newark, the library offers a collection of over 101,000 items. Special features of the collection include a growing international languages collection including items in Chinese, Farsi, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Punjabi, Spanish, and a Filipinia collection. Partnering with the City of Union City has afforded the opportunity for open hours every day of the week, and The Union City Branch has the third largest circulation of library materials in the Alameda County Library system. Other services for the public include free internet access computers, free wireless internet access, typewriters, photocopier and text enlarger. A meeting room is available for use by community groups free of charge.

Emelyn Lacayo, Program Coordinator | 675-5642|

Library Hours: The library is open most days, but the hours vary. For complete schedule please visit the library's web page at

jstavosky@ci.union-city.ca.us • Civil Marriages • Senior Center

Corina Hahn, Senior Recreation Supervisor | 675-5277 |

chahn@ci.union-city.ca.us • Sports Center • Facility Rentals • Day Camps

Chris Valuckas, Recreation Supervisor | 675-5328 |

cvaluckas@ci.union-city.ca.us • Kennedy Center • Special Needs • Fee Classes • Skate Park • Parks • Cultural Arts

Marissa Vera, Recreation Supervisor | 675-5276 |

mvera@ci.union-city.ca.us • Holly Center • Subsidized Care Program Scholarships • Tots

Maynard Estrellado, Program Coordinator | 675-5805 | mestrellado@ci.union-city.ca.us • Adult Sports • Ball Fields • Sports Advisory Committee • Marketing

jgarcia@UnionCity.org • Elementary Afterschool • Youth Sports • Activity Guide • Youth Arts • Teen Workshop

elacayo@union-city.ca.us • First Five Community Grant • Special Events

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Ariel Leary, Program Coordinator | 675-5600 |

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Union City Library

34007 Alvarado-Niles Rd. • 510-745-1464

aleary@ci.union-city.ca.us • Club Une • LITs • Teens • Youth Commission • Senior Programs

http://www.aclibrary.org/branches/ucy/unioncityhome.asp

Bookmobile Schedule Please call 510-745-1477 or visit www.aclibrary.org

Vanessa Munoz, Program Coordinator | 675-5491 | VMunoz@UnionCity.org • Day Camps

Zach Wolfe, Program Coordinator | 675-5445 | ZWolfe@ci.union-city.ca.us • Aquatics • Tennis

Aquatics Information Hotline: 510-675-5486 Civic Center: 510-471-3232 Holly Community Center: 510-675-5488

Fax: 510-471-6878

Kennedy Community Center: 510-675-5329 Fax: 510-429-6730 Ruggieri Senior Center: 510-675-5495

Fax: 510-477-0317

Sports Center: 510-675-5808

Fax: 510-489-8620

C LASSES IN FORM ATIO N

REFU ND POL ICY

• Please make your selections carefully. • No refunds or transfers will be given on or after the first class. • For refunds or transfers there is a $10.00 charge. The refund or transfer must be requested at least one working day prior to the first class meeting (Friday for Monday classes). Note: Day Camp and Aquatics Programs have different refund policies. Please refer to Camp & Aquatics information. • All refunds will be made payable by check to primary account contact and will be mailed to the address on file. We do not add the credit to credit cards. • Refunds take between 4-6 weeks to process. • No refunds (whole or partial) can be given for classes missed by the students. • If you registered through the internet, there is an additional fee that is non-refundable by UCLS.

GENERAL INFO R M AT I ON

Please review the following guidelines. 1) Parents should escort each child to class and remain until the instructor arrives. Parents are responsible for their child until class begins. 2) No child-care is provided prior to, or after class. Please arrive early, to pick up your child. 3) All instructors are contractors and not Union City Leisure Services’ employees. All contractors have the option to use assistants or sub-contractors to teach the class.* 4) Do not purchase any required supplies or attire until after the first day of class. 5) Please encourage your child to use the restroom before class begins. Instructors can’t leave the classroom to escort a child to the restroom. 6) Instructors have the option of allowing parents to remain in the classroom or to ask them to leave while class is in session. 7) Please enroll only in classes appropriate for your child’s age. Exceptions based on skill level must be pre-approved by the instructor and the Union City Leisure Services Department. *Note: Does not pertain to Tot Time classes, Day Camp and Aquatic programs.

• Registration cannot be taken over the phone. Please mail-in, walkin, fax-in, or register on-line at www.UnionCity.org • Preregistration for classes is recommended, many fill quickly. • Non-residents are charged an additional fee. A resident is defined

as anyone living within the Union City/New Haven Unified School District property tax limits.

• For Park and Facility rentals, non-residents are charged an additional fee. You must live, own a business, or pay Union City Property taxes in order to receive the resident rate. Proof may be required. • If you wish to be in the same class with a friend/neighbor, mail in the registrations together. Include separate envelopes for each confirmation. • New return check policy: all checks returned for insufficient funds will be sent to a collection agency. • If your credit card purchase is denied authorization, your registration form will be returned without a class space being reserved. • Credit card charges must be a minimum of $25.00.

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For an additional Registration Form, please go to: www.UnionCity.org

Participant’s Last Name ____________________________________________________ Parent’s Full Name _________________________________________________ Address ______________________________________________________________________ Apt.# ____________________ Day Phone ________________________ Email Address ______________________________________________________________________ Fax Number ___________________________________________

Participant’s First Name

M/F

Birthdate

Activity Code 1st choice

Activity Code 2nd choice

Fee

Yes

You may Register online at www.UnionCity.org

No

I wish to make a donation to the Support Our Kids (SOK) Fund: ________________________________________________________________________ For refund make check payable to: _________________________________________________ Do participants live within New Haven Unified School District? I hereby authorize the use of my credit card: Type of card (circle one):

Mastercard, Visa, Discover Cards

(We do not accept American Express)

Please provide all of the following information if you are paying by credit card. If you do not fill it out completely, we may not be able to register the participant in the program you are trying to register for. If you have any questions, please contact any of our centers. Name on Card ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Card number _____________________________________________________________

Expiration date (month/year) ________________/ _____________

Credit Card Verification Number (CID)____________________________________ Visa and Mastercard: The CID number is the last 3 digits of the number shown in the signature box on the back of your card.

registration Form & Dates

City ____________________________________________________ Zip Code _____________________ Home Phone ________________________________________

Billing address:________________________________________________________________________________________________________

cordings for any publicity and promotion purposes without obligation or liability to me. I understand that no refunds or transfers will be given on or after the first class. SIGNATURE____________________________________________________________________________

Parent

Guardian

Participant

DATE __________________________

Do you have any special needs that require specific accommodations so you can fully enjoy one of our classes or facilities? If yes, please call 675-5329 for more information.

YES, I have special needs that might require special accommodations. For Office Use Only ________Cash Check # ________Credit Card Processed _______________ Processed by ________________________Date ____________Class_______________

You may Register online at www.UnionCity.org

REGISTRATION DATES

Holidays:

Fall/ Holiday 2011

• Online Registration starts, August 8 • Mail-in/ Fax begins August 22 • Walk-in registration, August 29 • Fall Classes: Sept 6- Nov 20 • Holiday Classes: Nov 29- Jan 2, 2012

Labor Day, Sept 5 Veterans Day, Nov 11 Thanksgiving, Nov 24-25 City Furloughs: Dec 26- 30

Active Registration Website:

http://online.activecommunities.com/UCLSonline

Mail To:

Union City Leisure Services Registration, 34009 Alvarado-Niles Rd., Union City, CA 94587

(No walk-in registration will be accepted at this address.)

Fax:

Please fax to only 1 center

Holly Community Center • (510) 471-6878 Kennedy Community Center • (510) 429-6730 Ruggieri Senior Center • (510) 477-0317 UC Sports Center • (510) 489-8620

Note: Faxed registrations will receive confirmations by fax. Please indicate that you would like a confirmation receipt otherwise we will not send one. Please be sure to include your fax number.

HOW TO REGISTER

1) Locate the code number of the activity for which you wish to register. 4) Enclose a legal size, self-addressed, stamped envelope if mailing in your registration. Confirmation will be sent within three weeks. You will Select a second choice in case the first activity is full. not receive confirmation unless a self-addressed, stamped envelope 2) Fill out the registration form completely. Print clearly and include a is included. signature. 5) You can register online 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. If you do not 3) Make check payable to the City of Union City or fill in the information have an account with Union City, and wish to create one, you may go to use your credit card (Visa, Mastercard, or Discover Card). Please online or come to one of the Community Centers to create one. include the Verification Numbers, CID, on the back of your card. 6) If you are registering online, please make sure you have an account Minimum of $25.00 purchase to use Credit Card. with us first. If you wish to create an account, please contact any of 3a) To register by fax, fill out credit card information with a return fax the community centers and we can help you create one. # if you want a confirmation.

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City:____________________________________State____________________ Zip Code____________________________________________ I the undersigned, agree to indemnify and hold harmless the City of Union City from any loss or liability which is alleged to have resulted from my participation in this program. I have read and understand the activity description listed in the Union City Leisure Services Department Activity Guide, and I comprehend all the risks involved by participating in that activity. I hearby give my dependents permission to participate in the activities indicated and absolve the City of Union City, its employees, volunteers, contractors and officers from liability. I also grant full permission to any and all of the foregoing to use my name and any photographs, videographs, motion pictures or re-

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City of Union City Leisure Services Department 34009 Alvarado-Niles Road Union City, CA 94587

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RESIDENTIAL CUSTOMER

A n n ua l H a l l oween Com m u n i t y Ca rn iva l Sunday, October 30, 2011

Location: Holly Community Center 31600 Alvarado Blvd. Union City, CA 94587

Time: 2:00- 4:00 pm

Pre-Sale

Tickets will be available for

Join UCLS and purchase on October 3rd at the a city full of ghost and Holly Community Center, Kennedy goblins for a safe, spooky and fun filled evening. Tour our haunted Community Center and the Union house, play ghoulish games, win City Sports Center. wicked prizes and have some tasty treats. It is a fun and safe Halloween alternative for families. Open to children ages 3-12 (plus parents).

If you are interested in supporting this event, or have any questions, please contact Marissa Vera at (510) 675-5276 or at mvera@ci.union-city.ca.us.

Special thanks to last year’s Carnival Booth Sponsors & Donors *Chong Orthodontics DDS, Inc. * Dr. Todd Aki D.D.S., M.S.Orthodontics *Dr. Tandon NEO VISION *Jazzercise *Hometown Buffet *American Licorice *Blommers Chocolate *Round Table Pizza*

2011 Fall/ Holiday Activity Guide  

Union City Leisure Services presents its 2011 Fall/ Holiday Activity Guide.

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