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Chehalem Park & Recreation District

Spring 2012

Community School

Path to Lifelong Learning

www.cprdnewberg.org

Spring Plant Sales The salad bowls are back, the Fuschias are getting ready to flourish, and so much more. Come out to our sales, or email communityschool@ cprdnewberg.org for order information. Proceeds help fund Community School programs and scholarships for children.

Annuals, Perennials, Vegetables & Herbs starting at $1 for a 4-inch pot

Sat., April 21 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Community School Greenhouse Mabel Rush Elementary School grounds 1441 Deborah Road in Newberg

Sat., April 28 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Yamhill County Master Gardeners Sale at the Yamhill County Fairgrounds 2070 NE Lafayette Ave. in McMinnville

Sat., May 12 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Community School Greenhouse Mabel Rush Elementary School grounds 1441 Deborah Road in Newberg

Winter & Spring Term Showcases Learn to sew over springbreak

Come see what students have been learning. These fun evening performances are open to the public. Winter Term Showcase is 6:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 21st. Spring Term Showcase is 6:30 to 8 pm. Wednesday, June 11th. Showcases are held at Newberg High School auditorium. Admission is free.

Friends and Neighbors/Amigos Y Vecinos Join this informal conversation hour to help others learn English and practice your Spanish with native speakers. Monday nights at Edwards Elementary. For information or to volunteer, call 503-554-6640 or email communityschool@cprdnewberg.org

Three ways to register for Community School Go online at www.cprdnewberg.org, in person at Chehalem Aquatic & Fitness Center at 1802 Haworth Ave. in Newberg, or by phone (503) 538-7454 or (503) 537-2909.

Sewing: Basic Clothing Construction

Take the pressure off and start sewing during our spring break camp with this classic pajama pattern. Learn or review basic sewing skills, pattern layout, curved and straight seaming, facings, seam finishing, collars, applying elastic, buttonholes, pockets, and hem details. Instructor Connie Kaiser Newberg Sew ‘N Vac 2414 Portland Rd Ste 1 Newberg, OR 97132

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

Grades 4 through 12 11 - 3 p.m. Mon. through Wed. March 26 - 28 Early: $52/$60 Regular: $57/$65


COMMUNITY

Classes

SCHOOL

It’s a Small World of Cooks

Instructor Jane Morlan ! NEW Make yummy treats from different countries; try Marzipan from Holland; Lucia Buns from Scandinavia; Apple Kuchen from Germany and many more. A craft and story from each country will be also offered. Antonio Crater common area

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

5-8 Wed. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 18 - June 6 (No class May 23) Early: $42/$50 Regular: $47/$55

Art from Around the Globe

Instructor Tonya McQuade ! NEW Explore and create art from a different continent each week. Try African mask making, Japanese watercolor or Native American braiding. This class will take you around the world. Mabel Rush Cafeteria

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

6-9 Mon. 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. April 16 - June 11 (No class May 28) Early: $35/$42 Regular: $40/$47

Dundee Cafeteria

Ages: 6 - 9 When: Fri. 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. Dates: April 20 - June 8 Fee: Early: $35/$42 Regular: $40/$47

(503) 554-6640

It’s in the Bag!

Instructor Connie Kaiser ! NEW This little clutch is the perfect spring fashion accessory. Learn or review basic sewing skills including reading pattern instructions, seams, gathering, pressing, using interfacing, installing an exposed zipper, pockets, boxed bottoms, plus how to work with specialty fabric and apply the magnetic snap. It’s so easy, you’ll want to make more than one!

www.cprdnewberg.org Newberg Sew N Vac 2414 Portland Rd Ste 1 Newberg, OR 97132

Ages: 4th through 12th grade When: 3: 45 - 5:15 pm Dates: Mon, April 30 - May 21 Fee: Early: $38/$45 Regular: $43/$50

KIDZ YOGA with Theresa

! NEW Each class will begin practicing breathing exercises that will help calm your mind. Next, the children will participate in Newberg Sew N Vac fun, creative movements and 2414 Portland Rd Ste 1 postures that imitate nature Newberg, OR 97132 and foster healthy lifestyle Ages: 4th through 12th grade choices. The session will end with a simple guided relaxation When: 3: 45 - 5:15 p.m. Dates: Wed., May 2 - May 23 process. Fee: Early: $38/$45 Edwards Rm 20 Regular: $43/$50 Ages: 8 - 11 When: Mon, 3:40 - 4:20 p.m. Apron Mania! Dates: April 16 - June 4 Instructor Connie Kaiser Fee: Early: $32/$38 ! W E Regular: $37/$43 N The perfect apron is not just to protect you from splatters Dundee Library when cooking. Aprons have Ages: 8 - 11 become a fashion statement and When: Wed, 3:40 - 4:20 p.m. a necessary hostess accessory Dates: April 18 - June 6 when entertaining. Choose a Fee: Early: $32/$38 pattern and add the design Regular: $37/$43 details to make it your own. Depending upon your pattern choice skills may include Junior Space Cadets pattern lay-out, curved and Mad Science of Portland & Vancouver straight seaming, constructing tubes and ties, simple patch Calling all cosmonauts! Here’s and shaped pockets, applied your chance to fly through the trims, top stitching and hem galaxy with the greatest of ease! details.


COMMUNITY

SCHOOL

(503) 554-6640

Travel to the farthest corner of the universe and walk around on undiscovered planets without the hassle of putting on a spacesuit!

together to showcase a short play for family and friends. This class is a great opportunity for kids to gain confidence and have fun!

Dundee Cafeteria

Antonia Crater Library

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

5 - 11 Mon. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 16 - May 21 Early: $84/$100 Regular: $89/$105

Take a Bite Out of Science Mad Science of Portland & Vancouver The most important rule in Mad Science is to have fun! Get up close and personal with the type of science that we encounter in our everyday lives. Find out how nutrition, chemistry and energy work together to keep us healthy and happy! Mabel Rush Cafeteria

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

6 - 12 Tues. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 17 - May 22 Early: $84/$100 Regular $89/$105

Joan Austin A102

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

6 - 12 Thurs. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 17 - May 22 Early: $84/$100 Regular $89/$105

ACT IT OUT

Instructor Kathleen Jones Learn skills in acting and improvisation then put them

www.cprdnewberg.org Mabel Rush Cafeteria

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

5 - 11 Thurs. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 19 - June 7 Early: $32/$38 Regular: $37/$43

Ages: 6 - 11 When: Thurs. 3:45 - 5 p.m. Dates: April 26 - June 7 Fee: Early: $47/$56 Regular $52/$61

Mabel Rush Cafeteria

Musical Theatre

Hip Hop

This is the class for kids who love to perform! Learn performance skills in singing and acting by participating in improvisational games, short dramas, exercises and singing songs then put them together to showcase musical production numbers.

This class teaches rhythm, strength, coordination, and age-appropriate hip hop choreography with no suggestive music/movement. This is an excellent class for high-energy kids who want to take a fast and fun dance class.

Joan Austin A102

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

Instructor Kathleen Jones

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

6 - 11 Tues. 3:45 - 5 p.m. April 24 - June 5 Early: $47/$56 Regular $52/$61

Jazz Jam

Instructor Cheryl Baltzell Kick up the tempo in this high-energy class emphasizing dance basics, technique, showmanship, confidence and kickline. If you can smile and move to a beat, this class is for you! Please bring a large water bottle.

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

5 - 11 Wed 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 18 - June 6 Early: $32/$38 Regular: $37/$43

Instructor Emily Broadwell

Crater (Chehalem Senior Center)

8 - 11 Mon. 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. April 16 - June 4 (No class May 28th) Early: $32/$37 Regular $37/$42

Joan Austin Gym

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

8 - 11 Fri. 3:45 - 4:45 p.m. April 20 - June 8 Early: $32/$37 Regular $37/$42

Zumbatomic

Instructor Jennie Delp Zumbatomic速 fuses dance moves and multi cultural music


with fun workouts designed to let kids max out on fun and fitness.

Guitar

Ewing Young Gym

Students learn basic chords, strumming and picking.

Ages: Adults & Teens When: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dates: Sat., May 19 Fee: Early: $33/$39 Regular: $38/$43

Mabel Rush Music Room

Quilting: Zoë’s 4 Patch & Nine

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

7 - 11 Mon. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 16 - June 11 (No class May 28) Early: $34/$41 Regular: $39/$46

Joan Austin Gym

Ages: 7 - 11 When: Tues. 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. Dates: April 17 - June 5 Fee: Early: $34/$41 Regular: $39/$46

Fifth Grade Band

Instructor Rachael Swafford

Instructor Aletha McKennon

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

8 - 11 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. Wed. April 18 - June 6 Early: $34/$40 Regular: $39/$45

Ukulele

Instructor Aletha McKennon The ukulele is a simple instrument for small hands that is fun to play and easy to carry with you! Learn simple chords to play along with songs you know.

This is a great opportunity to try out an instrument, get a head start for Mabel Rush Music Room middle school, or simply explore Ages: 6 - 11 musical talents. When: 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. Dates: Thurs. April 19 - June 7 Edwards Music Room Fee: Early: $34/$40 Ages: 10 - 11 Regular: $39/$45 When: Wed/Fri 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. Dates: April 18 - June 6 Fee: Early: $60/$72 Regular $65/$77 Apron Mania! Instructor Connie Kaiser

Middle School to Adult

Choir

Instructor Aletha McKennon Make beautiful music with friends, new and old! Sing in unison and in parts. T-shirt and end of year CD. Mabel Rush Music Room

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

7 - 11 Mon 3:40 - 4:40 p.m. April 16 - June 4 (No class May 28) Early: $25/$30 Regular: $30/$35

This quilt is perfect for all of those fat quarter collections you have or would like to have and don’t know what you’ll do with. This is an easy skill-building quilt with stunning results. Newberg Sew N Vac 2414 Portland Rd Ste 1 Newberg, OR 97132

Ages: When: Dates: Fee:

Adults & Teens 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Sat., Apr 21 - May 5 Early: $45/$54 Regular: $50/$59

Energy Medicine for Health and Vitality Instrutor Pam Whittenburg

Learn simple, effective techniques that will help keep you healthy, vibrant, and more resilient against illness and stress. Based The perfect apron is not just on healing traditions such to protect you from splatters acupressure and yoga, taught when cooking. Aprons have become a fashion statement and a by Donna Eden, author of necessary hostess accessory when Energy Medicine. Empower yourself with skills you can entertaining. What statement do you want to make? Choose a start using today! pattern and add the design details Chehalem Senior Center to make it your own. Ages: Adults Newberg Sew N Vac When: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 2414 Portland Rd Ste 1 Dates: Sat, May 19 or Jun 16 Newberg, OR 97132 Fee: Early: $25/$30 Regular: $30/$35


Community School Activity Guide