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Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services

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Activities Guide / Summer 2012

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Summer ‘12

. Fitness . Cultural Arts . Development . Adult . Youth . Teen

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f o o t h i l l s r e c r e at i o n & a q u at i c s c e n t e r

no joining fees. no contracts.

get fit @ foothills ONLY $35 for an adult resident monthly recreation pass.

623.930.4600

. 5600 w. union hills dr. . glendaleaz.com/foothillscenter

The Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center is a City of Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services facility.

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M–F 5:30 a.m.–10 p.m. SA 7 a.m.–8 p.m. SU 11 a.m.–5 p.m. FREE community areas include the Lobby and Activity Room. host a pool party outside or a birthday party or event inside! For details, call 623-930-4605 or stop in.

no contracts or joining fees... Foothills Recreation Pass options include the Day Pass, 15-Punch Pass, 1-Month Pass and Annual Pass – all at great rates! Included is use of the fitness center, rock wall, walking/jogging track, racquetball courts, activity room, lounge area, locker room facilities; recreational basketball, badminton, volleyball, and Wally Ball; basic land and water aerobic classes, and scheduled fitness lap swimming. To purchase your Recreation Pass, just stop at the Foothills front desk.

foothill family swim night Saturday, July 14, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Admission $3/person (Non-residents $5/person.) Enjoy our three swimming pools. Admission includes hot dog and lemonade. Parents/ Guardians must be present. Limited to first 350 paid admissions. For more information, call 623-930-4610.

foothills 360 Summer 3-day or 5-day a week program M-F, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. A Great program for kids ages 5 to 11 that allows them to experience the amenities featured at the Foothills Center. For registration information and additional details, visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/FoothillsCenter. Activities Guide / Summer 2012

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Contents Sign Up Now... 4 Be a part of our GREAT activities! Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services activities are open to ALL Valley residents! (Non Glendale residents pay non-resident rates if noted.)

Special Interest Activities... 5 Adult Softball Leagues... 8 Sahuaro Ranch Park Historic Area... 12 Aquatics Fun!... 16 Youth & Teen Special Interest Activities... 17 Summer Recreation Programs for Kids... 20 Adaptive Recreation Program... 24 Summer Art Camp for Kids.... 26 Glendale Community Center.... 27 Glendale Public Libraries... 28 Glendale Adult Center... 29 Facilities, Libraries & Parks Directory... 30,31

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GLENDALE PARKS, RECREATION & LIBRARY SERVICES

Read . Play . Grow

For special accommodations, please call in advance the phone number associated with the activity/ program you will be attending. To access the TDD, call 623-930-2197 for Parks & Recreation activities/ programs or 623-842-3760 for Library activities/programs

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All activities are subject to change depending upon instructor availability, minimum/maximum enrollment and are subject to cancellation due to insufficient enrollment. In the event of a cancellation, you will be notified by phone and may request a transfer or refund. For cancellation / refund policy, see page 26. All information is subject to change without notice. Some fees do not include materials or supplies. Estimated cost of materials or supplies will vary with quality and quantity used.

Sign Up...

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Pay with VISA, MasterCard or American Express.

www.glendaleaz.com/ParksAndRecreation

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Set up your account online!

Pay with VISA, MasterCard or American Express

623-930-2820 623-930-4600

M–F: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.

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M–F: 5:30 a.m.–9 p.m. SA: 7 a.m.–7 p.m. SU: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

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Pay with VISA, MasterCard, American Express, cash, check or money order.

5850 W. Glendale Ave. Glendale Parks & Recreation . M–F: 8 a.m.–5 p.m. 5600 W. Union Hills Dr.

Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center M–F: 5:30 a.m.–9 p.m. SA: 7 a.m.–7 p.m. SU: 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

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Pay with check or money order payable to City of Glendale. Call 623-930-2820 to request a sign up form, or print out the form found online at www.GlendaleAZ.com/ActivitiesGuide. Send the completed form, along with your payment (check or money order) and a self-addressed stamped envelope, to a location noted on the form.

For assistance, call 623-9304600 or 623-930-2820. For special accommodations, call 623-930-4613. Hearing impaired can call the TDD at 623-930-2197.

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Sign up online, by phone, in person or by mail. After you sign up, you will receive a confirmation of your registered activity. Online you will receive a screen receipt that can be printed. If you do not receive confirmation prior to your class/ activity start date, call 623-930-2820. Your confirmation will serve as notice for you to attend on the specified start date. You will not be able to attend if your name is not on the activity roster.


Special Interest Activities Advance sign up required. Activities locator map page 9. Sign up details page 4. For more information, call 623-930-4613. For information on the CITY OF GLENDALE YOUTH SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM for City of Glendale youth, ages 17 and younger, visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksandRecreation/ScholarshipProgram. cfm, or call 623-930-2820.

Directory Sports & Fitness - 5 Dance - 10 Culinary Arts - 11 Personal Development - 13 Languages -14 Cultural Arts - 14 Music - 15

Youth & Teen Directory Sports & Fitness - 17 Dance - 21 Personal Development - 23

LEGEND ACTIVITY NAME ———————————————————— Description highlight of activity. Activity session length. Instructor. • Resident price (Non-resident price)

Start......... Day(s) Time • Duration Location (#Sign up code) (M=Monday; TU=Tuesday; W=Wednesday; TH=Thursday; F=Friday; SA=Saturday; SU=Sunday)

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Sports & Fitness

Cultural Arts - 24

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

Music - 25

BOOT CAMP - GET IN SHAPE ————————————————————

FREE! SUMMER SIZZLE

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Experience select Special Interest Activites FREE, June 4–9. For a listing of available activities, visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/ ActivitiesGuide or pick up a details at the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, 5600 W. Union Hills Dr., or Glendale Parks & Recreation office, 5850 W. Glendale Ave.. Activities availability is on a first come, first served basis.

A certified fitness trainer leads you through resistance and cardiovascular training, abdominal workouts and nutritional guidance. Join other boot campers in this motivational, encouraging and fun environment. No matter what your fitness level is, this will be a great workout for you! 1 hour. Instructor: OLONA. • $105 (Non-resident $126) JULY 9......... M/W/TH 4:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243102-01) AUG. 13...... M/W/TH 4:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243102-02)

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EXTREME CONDITIONING ————————————————————

Get a jump start on your day with a workout that will challenge, motivate and change the way you feel! Whether new to fitness or looking for a break from your old routine, this class offers full-body workouts that will give you energy and help you reach your fitness goals. Take advantage of the special bonus workout days during the session. No class July 4.1 hour. Instructor: DE LA MONTAIGNE. • $160 (Non-resident $192) JUNE 18...... M/W/F 5:35 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243120-01) AUG. 13...... M/W/F 5:35 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243120-02)

ADULT CO-ED RACQUETBALL LEAGUES ————————————————————

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Adult coed leagues are offered on Monday and Wednesday evenings with Wednesday’s being advanced players. This is a points-based league. No league July 4. Instructor: BLAINE 2 hours. • $25 (Non-resident $33) MAY 30....... W 6 PM • 8 WEEKS FC (#313103-02) JUNE 4........ M 6 PM • 8 WEEKS FC (#313103-01)

AEROBICS-LOW/HIGH COMBO ————————————————————

Work out at your own pace to choreographed music. Focus on warm-up/stretching, monitored cardio respiratory training, kick boxing, floor work, muscle toning and cool down/ relaxation. Wear aerobic workout shoes, bring mat and water. Free weights may be used. Ages 18+. No class July 4 and Sept. 3. 1 hour. Instructor: BOONE (Aerobics and CPR-certified instructor). • $55 (Non-resident $66) JUNE 25...... M/W 5:55 PM • 10 WEEKS AC-107 (#143101-01)

TURBO KICK ————————————————————

Turbo Kick is a fat-blasting, ab-defining cardio workout that is sweeping the nation’s health clubs. Burn up to 1,000 calories an hour in this mix of kickboxing and simple dance grooves, set to heart pounding dance music! Enjoyed by any fitness level. No class July 19. 1 hour. Instructor: CIRAOLO. • $39 (Non-resident $47) JUNE 14...... TH 6:45 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243180-01) AUG. 2......... TH 6:45 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243180-02)

WARRIOR X-FIT ————————————————————

Fitness training with a martial arts flair. Transform your body, fitness level and frame of mind. Improve strength, aerobic fitness, flexibility, coordination and balance. No previous training required. Instructor will collect $16 for resistance band. 1 hour. Instructor: KEENE. • $79 (Non-resident $95) JUNE 4........ M/W/F 10 AM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143183-01) JUNE 5........ TU/TH * PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143183-02) JULY 2......... M/W/F 10 A • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143183-03) JULY 3 TU/TH * PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143183-04) AUG. 2......... TU/TH * PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143183-05) AUG. 6......... M/W/F 10 AM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143183-06) * Meets TU 6:50 p.m., TH 6:10 p.m.

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JUMP START FITNESS ————————————————————

Extreme Conditioning is designed to push you to your limits and includes cardio conditioning, core strengthening, distance running and more! Expect to increase your endurance, strength, agility and speed, along with your self-esteem and well-being. Design your own schedule. 1 hour. Instructors: OLESON / SIEGREST (Valley fitness instructors with 15+ years experience). Class times… M: 9:30 AM or 5:30 PM • TU: 6 AM • W: 9:30 AM or 5:30 PM • TH: 6 AM • F: 9:30 AM • SA: 8 AM 1 MONTH - 1 CLASS PER WEEK • $44 (Non-resident $53): JUNE 1–30..............FC-GYM (#243170-01) JULY 1–31...............FC-GYM (#243170-02) AUG.1–31...............FC-GYM (#243170-03) 1 MONTH - UNLIMITED CLASSES • $79 (Non-resident $95): JUNE 1–30..............FC-GYM (#243150-01) JULY 1–31...............FC-GYM (#243150-02) AUG. 1–31..............FC-GYM (#243150-03) 3 MONTHS - UNLIMITED CLASSES • $207 (Non-resident $248): JUNE 1–AUG. 31....FC-GYM (#243160-01) JULY 1–SEPT. 30...FC-GYM (#243160-02) AUG. 1– OCT. 31...FC-GYM (#243160-03)


Sports & Fitness TENNIS ————————————————————

TENNIS I: For those who have played little or no tennis. Learn the basic strokes to enjoy the game. TENNIS II: For those who have graduated from Tennis I or haven’t played for a while. Learn advanced strokes, scoring and playing strategies. Ages 19+. No class July 4. 1 hour. Instructor: PASEO RACQUET CENTER PROFESSIONALS. • $66 (Non-resident $79) TENNIS I: JUNE 6........ W 6:30 PM • 8 WEEKS PASEO (#143131-01) TENNIS II: JUNE 6........ W 7:30 PM • 8 WEEKS) PASEO (#143135-01)

INDOOR CYCLING ————————————————————

For all levels. Adjust the cycle and simulate riding hills, sprints, jumps, flats and more. The more wheel tension you add, the more difficult the “ride.” Bring a water bottle and towel. 50 minutes. Instructors: OLESON / SIEGREST (Valley fitness instructors with 15+ years experience). • $45 (Non-resident $54) JULY 2......... M 8:30 AM • 2 MO. FC-EXA (#243199-01) JULY 3......... TU 5 PM • 2 MO. FC-EXA (#243199-02) JULY 5......... TH 9 AM • 2 MO. FC-EXA (#243199-03) JULY 6......... F 4:30 PM • 2 MO. FC-EXA (#243199-04) JULY 7......... SA 9:10 AM • 2 MO. FC-EXA (#243199-05)

BEAT THE HEAT - SUMMER INDOOR RUNNING ————————————————————

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Stay in shape, regardless of the summer heat. Run on the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center air conditioned indoor track (14 laps=1 mile). Choose the 11 session program (May 6–August 5) or purchase a 5 session punch pass. Local races will be discussed. (Track will be closed May 13, June 10 and June 17.) 1 hour. Instructor: SKOUSEN. 11 sessions • $55 (Non-resident $66), 5 sessions • $30 (Non-resident $36) MAY 6.......... SU 8 AM • 11 SESSIONS FC (#333115-01) MAY 6.......... SU 8 AM • ANY 5 SESSIONS FC (#333115-02)

GO THE DISTANCE! HALF MARATHON TRAINING ————————————————————

Looking to run a half marathon? Then try this 17-week program and build up to the 2013 PF Chang’s Rock ‘n Roll Half Marathon. All running speeds/ abilities welcome. You should be comfortable running at least 4 miles without stopping and 10-15 miles per week to begin program. Group runs are Saturday or Sunday. Instructor: Skousen. 1-½ hours. • $82 (Non-resident $100) SEPT. 22...... SA/SU 7 AM • 17 WEEKS FC (#334114-01)

GOLF 101 ————————————————————

Want to start playing golf, or have you been playing but need to sharpen your skills? Learn the FUNdamentals including grip, swing, chipping, putting, short game, rules, confidence, etiquette and more. Ages 18+. 1-½ hours. Instructor: SWARTZ. • $108 (Non-resident $129) JUNE 12...... TU 7 PM • 4 WEEKS GLMGC (#143181-01) JUNE 21...... TH 6 PM • 4 WEEKS GLMGC (#143181-02) JUNE 30...... SA 8 AM • 4 WEEKS GLMGC (#143181-03) JULY 18....... W 6:30 PM • 4 WEEKS GLMGC (#143181-04) JULY 22....... SU 8 AM • 4 WEEKS GLMGC (#143181-05) AUG. 4......... SA 8 AM • 4 WEEKS GLMGC (#143181-06)

COUCH POTATO TO 5K BEGINNING RUNNING ————————————————————

This program will take you from the couch to the 5K finish line with training that gradually increases your endurance and fitness level. Receive guidance every step of the way in a fun group setting. Put your skills to the test at an optional Jingle Bell 5K run, Dec. 15 (separate fee). Ages 8 to 12 may register with a paid adult. Jogging strollers welcome. Instructor: Skousen. 1-½ hours. • $35 (Non-resident $45) SEPT. 29...... SA 9 AM • 11 WEEKS FC (#334456-02)

ICE SKATING LESSONS TEEN–ADULT BEGINNER ————————————————————

Be up and skating in 8 weeks. Rental skates included. Ages 14+. 30 minutes. Instructor: PEORIA POLAR STAFF. • $84 (Non-resident $101) JUNE 9........ SA 9:45 AM • 8 WEEKS PP #143150-01

JAPANESE JUDO ————————————————————

Learn basic judo postures and salutations, how to move on the mat, control your opponent and be thrown safely. Also techniques of grappling, locking, choking, escaping and sequence combinations will be demonstrated and taught. Ages 13+. No class July 4. 1-½ hours. Instructor: DR. MOORE. • $20 (Non-resident $24) JUNE 4........ M/W 7 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243112-01) JULY 2......... M/W 7 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243112-02) AUG. 1......... M/W 7 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243112-03)

T’AI CHI ————————————————————

Learn the principles and beginning movements of T’ai Chi (Yang form). Better balance, flexibility and stress management are gained. 1 hour. Instructor: BURR. • $41 (Non-resident $49) JUNE 14...... TH 9 AM • 8 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243179-01)

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www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksAnd Recreation/Sports 623-930-2841

Glendale Parks & Recreation does not place individuals on teams, but individuals may be listed on a Free Agent List made available to teams short on players. If you would like to be placed on the Free Agent List or have any questions about the Adult Sports program, please contact Mike D. at 623-9302841 or at mdavis@glendaleaz.com. ORGANIZATIONAL MEETINGS: MON., JUNE 4, at the City Council Chambers, 5850 W. Glendale Ave. RETURNING TEAMS 6 p.m. and NEW TEAMS 7 p.m. Teams represented by a manager or team player during the entire meeting will receive $50 OFF league sign up. SIGN UP STARTS TUE., JUNE 5. Sign up packets will be available at the Glendale Parks & Recreation office, 5850 W. Glendale Ave.(M-F 8 a.m.-5 p.m.)., June 5-8. For more information, call 623-930-2841. RETURNING TEAMS roster and temporary receipt is due upon registration NEW TEAM packets with rosters and temporary receipt are due Thursday, June 7, by 5 p.m. NEW TEAM registration/lottery will be held Saturday, June 9. RATES: Returning and Glendale resident teams: $505 • New Resident Teams (min. of 4 Glendale residents): $505 • New Non-resident Teams: $595. Fees include double-header, 14game regular season and a single-elimination tournament; ASA sanction fees; softballs; lights; awards for winning teams; officials and field staff. (Listed rates do NOT include any discount.) To receive Glendale resident rates, required proof of residency must be provided. Teams will pay the maximum non-resident rate until residency is verified. NUMBER OF TEAMS: Leagues are based on 8 maximum, 6 minimum. If leagues do not fill, teams will be placed in another league if space permits. FORMAT/DAYS/LOCATIONS: Teams play a double-header format one night a week. Depending on the league, play can be at either the Sahuaro Ranch Sports Complex or Foothills Sports Complex with start dates varying from June 29 to July 11.

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T’ai Chi movements, when practiced slowly, can have certain health benefits such as improved balance, flexibility and stress reduction. Investigate the first third of the 36 postures. 1-½ hours. Instructor: GILL. • $53 (Non-resident $64) JUNE 7........ TH 7 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243115-01)

JAPANESE JUDO & SELF-DEFENSE ————————————————————

Advanced teaching in judo techniques for sport and self-defense. Learn jujitsu techniques, including grappling, chokes, arm locks and striking. Ages 15+. 1 hour. • $20 (Non-resident $24) JUNE 5........ TU/TH 8:30 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243128-01) JULY 31....... TU/TH 8:30 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243128-02) AUG. 30...... TU/TH 8:30 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243128-03)

AIKIDO ————————————————————

This unique martial art lets you defend yourself without fighting. Control your opponent by blending with their motion and energy, not by kicking or punching. Great for students of all sizes and abilities; beginners welcome. This is an on-going, monthly class. Continuing students will be eligible for belt advancement. Ages 14+. No class July 4. 1-½ hours. Instructor: FLEEGLE. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 2........ W 6 PM / SA 11 AM • 1 MO. CCN (#143111-01) JULY 7......... W 6 PM / SA 11 AM • 1 MO. CCN (#143111-02) AUG. 1......... W 6 PM / SA 11 AM • 1 MO. CCN (#143111-03)

HATHA YOGA ———————————————————— Yoga provides an opportunity to gain flexibility and balance in both the body and mind. Focus on poses, breath-work and meditation. All levels welcome. Wear loose/stretchy, comfortable clothing. Bring yoga mat and water. No class July 4 and Sept. 1. 1 hour.

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Adult Softball Leagues

T’AI CHI - YANG STYLE ————————————————————


Sports & Fitness KEENE’S

Locator Map

Listings FC

AZSK Arizona Shotokan Karate, 5815 W. Glendale Ave.

PP TP-GRN PASEO

Special Interest Activities

Locator Map

AC Glendale Adult Center, 5970 W. Brown St.

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CHOLLA Cholla Park, 53rd Ave. & Cholla

CHOLLA OSDA AC

GLMGC NHORIZ AZSK

O’NEIL

CCN Community Center North, 14075 N. 59th Ave.

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FC Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center, 5600 W. Union Hills Dr. GLMGC Glen Lakes Municipal Golf Course, 5450 W. Northern Ave. KEENE’S Keene’s ATA Martial Arts, 6740 W. Deer Valley Rd., D-106 NHORIZ Northern Horizon Park, 63rd & Northern Avenues O’NEIL O’Neil Recreation Center, 6448 W. Missouri Ave. OSDA On Stage Dance Academy, 6666 W. Peoria Ave. #116

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Instructor: JUNEAU. Class 243188-01 and 03 (5 WEEKS) • $36 (Non-resident $43); Class 243188-02 and 04 (6 WEEKS) • $39 (Non-resident $47) JUNE 13...... W 6:45 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243188-01) JUNE 16...... SA 8:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243188-02) AUG. 8......... W 6:45 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243188-03) AUG. 4......... SA 8:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243188-04)

GENTLE YOGA ————————————————————

Yoga “calms the howling of the mind.” Instruction combines breathing with stretches and bodywork. Most of the class is done on the floor on a soft mat with variations for those who prefer to sit on a chair. Wear exercise clothes and bring a foam rubber exercise mat and towel. Ages 16+. 1 1/4 hours. Instructor: CZUKOR. • $55 (Non-resident $66) JUNE 11...... M 11 AM • 10 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243124-01) JUNE 11...... M 5:30 PM • 10 WEEKS AC-108 (#143124-02)

PASEO Paseo Racquet Center, 6268 W. Thunderbird Rd. PP Peoria Polar, 15829 N. 83rd Ave. ROSE LN Rose Lane Recreation Center, 5003 W. Marlette Ave. TP-BFR Thunderbird Paseo (Retention Area), 59th Ave. south of Thunderbird Rd. TP-GRN Thunderbird Paseo Greenway (Retention Area), 67th Ave. south of Greenway Rd.

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A system of pilates and yoga that enhances core strength, balance and flexibility through breath and flow. Wear appropriate attire. 1 hour. Instructor: JUNEAU. Class 243122-01 and 02 (3 WEEKS) • $45 (Non-resident $54); Class 243122-03 (4 WEEKS) • $55 (Non-resident $66) JUNE 12...... TU/TH 5:30 PM • 3 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243122-01) JULY 3......... TU/TH 5:30 PM • 3 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243122-02) AUG. 7 ........ TU/TH 5:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243122-03)

DAHN YOGA ————————————————————

Through stretching, breathing techniques, body/brain exercises and meditation, bring your body and brain together. Learn how exercise brings mind and body together to improve energy and well-being. Learn to develop stronger concentration through basic energy meditation techniques and breathing work. 1-¼ hours. Instructor: GATHE. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JUNE 12...... TU 9:45 AM • 6 WEEKS AC-108 (#143104-01) JUNE 12...... TU 1 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243104-02) JULY 31....... TU 9:45 AM • 6 WEEKS AC-108 (#143104-02) JULY 31....... TU 1 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243104-04)

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Dance

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

LATIN 101 ————————————————————

Learn the movements and technique of the Samba, Rumba and more. Come dressed to sweat. Wear sneakers or Latin dance shoes. No partner needed. Ages 15+. No class July 4. 50 minutes. Instructor: BATES. • $48 (Non-resident $58) JUNE 13...... W 8:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233148-01) AUG. 1......... W 8:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233148-02)

BEGINNING SALSA DANCING ————————————————————

Find the rhythm to different Latin songs and the Cuban motion. You’ll be asked to rotate dance partners to get a better grasp on leading and following. Ages 15+. 50 minutes. Instructor: BATES. • $48 (Non-resident $58) JUNE 14...... TH 8:15 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233150-01) AUG. 2......... TH 8:15 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233150-02)

BELLY DANCE - LEVEL I ————————————————————

This dance style incorporates stretching and muscle movements that promote toning in arms, legs and core and is great for all abilities. Focus on basic moves and how to flow from one move to the next. Each session highlights a particular sub style of belly dance. Wear comfortable form fitting clothing in order to see and understand the moves. Ages 16+. 1 hour. Instructor: MURACA. • $55 (Non-resident $66) JUNE 15...... F 5:30 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-EXA (#233111-01)

INTERMEDIATE LINE DANCE ————————————————————

Learn the Rio, Bosa Nova, and more! 1 hour. Instructor: TERRY and ROSEMARY LUTZ. • $23 (Non-resident $28) JUNE 7........ TH 8:30 AM • 8 WEEKS AC-107 (#133143-01)

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Learn to dance the Tango, Waltz and more. Learn posture, dance frame and footwork. Ages 15+. No class July 4 and Sept. 3. 50 minutes. Instructor: BATES. • $48 (Non-resident $58) BALLROOM 101 JUNE 14...... TH 7:20 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233149-01) AUG. 2......... TH 7:20 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233149-02) BALLROOM 202 (Prerequisite Ballroom 101) JUNE 11...... M 7 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-100 (#233146-01) JULY 30....... M 7 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-100 (#233146-02) BALLROOM 303 (Prerequisite Ballroom 202) JUNE 13...... W 7:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233145-01) AUG. 1......... W 7:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233145-02)

DANCE LAB ————————————————————

Practice your Ballroom, Latin and Swing dance skills in a social environment simulating a dance party. No class Sept. 3. 50 minutes. BATES. • $48 (Non-resident$58) JUNE 11...... M 8 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233178-01) JULY 30....... M 8 PM • 6 WEEKS) FC-100 (#233178-02)

ZUMBA ———————————————————— This Latin inspired dance and fitness class incorporates Latin and international music to dance movements while creating a dynamic, exciting and effective fitness system. It combines fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body using an aerobic approach to achieve a balance of cardio and muscle-toning benefits. 1 hour. Instructor: TOLEDO. • $31 (Non-resident $37) JUNE 12...... TU 6 PM • 6 WEEKS AC-107 (#133170-01) JUNE 14...... TH 6 PM • 6 WEEKS AC-107 (#133170-02) JULY 31....... TU 6 PM • 6 WEEKS) AC-107 (#133170-03) AUG. 2......... TH 6 PM • 6 WEEKS AC-107 (#133170-04)

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Dance Culinary Arts

CHOCOLATE TRUFFLES ———————————————————— Create chocolate truffles that are delicious and an excellent gift for Mother’s Day or other occasions. Learn techniques for melting chocolate, preparing the truffle fillings and assembling the different truffle types. Recipes will be provided. Chocolate truffles will be taken home. $20 supply fee collected at class. Spanish on request. 4 hours. Instructor: FINAN. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JUNE 24...... SU 12:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-KIT (#203134-01)

ZUMBA ———————————————————— Zumba fuses Latin rhythms and easyto-follow moves to create a dynamic fitness program. Class includes interval training sessions using fast and slow rhythms. Ages 15+. 1 hour. Instructor THOMPSON. • $45 (Non-resident $54) JUNE 16...... SA 11 AM • 8 WEEKS) FC-EXA (#233139-03) JULY 9......... M 6:45 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-EXA (#233139-01) JULY 11....... W 10:05 AM • 8 WEEKS FC-EXA (#233139-02)

MICHAEL JACKSON’S GREATEST HITS ————————————————————

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From Thriller, to Beat It, the King of Pop produced some of the best dance hits of all time. Join us as we dance to the choreography of Michael Jackson’s greatest hits. Ages 15+. 50 minutes. Instructor: BATES. • $48 (Non-resident $58) JUNE 14...... TH 6:20 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-102 (#233147-01) AUG. 2 ........ TH 6:20 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-102 (#233147-02)

SOCIAL DANCE ————————————————————

Experience Ballroom, Jazz and more! Highlights include an instructional session and dance performances. 3 hours. Instructor: BATES. • $7 at the door (Non-resident $9) JULY 20....... F 6:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-100

Culinary Arts

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

FANTASTIC CUP CAKES ———————————————————— Combine art and pastry to make beautiful and delicious cupcakes. Discover exciting and unusual ways to decorate them with fondant. Cupcakes will be taken home. $20 supply fee collected at class. Spanish on request. 3 hours. Instructor: FINAN. • $30 (Non-resident $36) JUNE 10...... SU 1 PM • 1 DAY FC-KIT (#203116-01) JULY 1......... SU 1 PM • 1 DAY FC-KIT (#203116-02)

CAKE DECORATING - BASICS (COURSE 1) ———————————————————— Learn to decorate a cake, step by step. How to bake a great cake and make color icing. Practice the fundamentals of decorating cakes, cookies and cupcakes. Create icing drop flowers, rosettes, leaves, shaggy mums, ribbon rose and more. “Course 1: Decorating Basics” kit (approx. $34), available at craft stores, is required. Supply list provided at class. Spanish on request. 3 hours. Instructor: FINAN. • $65 (Non-resident $78) AUG. 11...... SA 1 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203110-01)

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CAKE DECORATING - ADVANCED GUM PASTE FLOWERS (COURSE 4) ———————————————————— Discover a new way to decorate a cake with advanced techniques to create gum paste flowers such as daisies, sweet peas, briar rose, lilies, ivy leaves and more. Learn every step as you create amazing hand-shaped blossoms, flowers, leaves and floral arrangements that top your cakes. “Course 4: Advanced Gum Paste Flowers” kit (approx. $34), available at craft stores, is required. Book will be provided at class. Spanish on request. 3 hours. Instructor: FINAN. • $65 (Non-resident $78) JULY 7......... SA 10 AM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203175-01)

SUGAR COOKIES ———————————————————— Learn to bake and decorate the most beautiful cookies using fondant. $15 supply fee collected at class. Spanish on request. 4 hours. Instructor: FINAN. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JUNE 17...... SU 12 PM • 1 DAY FC-KIT (#203174-01)

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GOURMET COOKING ON A DIME / YOUNG ADULTS BASIC COOKING CLASS ———————————————————— (Ages 17-25) Do you feel equipped and confident with your cooking? Would you like to learn some basic skills that will help you live on a tight budget and help you eat better. Experience how simple it is to make a fast and easy dish that is also friendly on your wallet! $20 supply fee collected at class. 1 hour. Instructor: TURRIGIANO (gourmetcookingonadime.com). • $47 (Non-resident $56) JUNE 1........ F 1:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203117-01)

Visit the historic Main House (built between 1891

and 1898). Learn details about the house, its role at the Ranch, and about the people who lived there. Through May 31, the house is open Wed. thru Sat., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and Sun., 1 to 4 p.m. The Main House is also open in June and

Discover...

July, Fri.–Sat., 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Closed in August, Main House tours will resume Saturday, September 1.

Summer Camp

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Youth, ages 6 to 10, come celebrate

Arizona’s Centennial at the “ADVENTURES IN HISTORY” CAMP, June 13-16, M–TH 9 a.m.–Noon. Experience history

Sahuaro Ranch Park Historic Area

through games, activities and crafts. Activities take place inside the Ranch’s historic

buildings. Daily themes include Living Victorian, the Wild West, and Day at the Ranch. $35 (Non-resident $42). For

FREE ADMISSION! The Sahuaro Ranch Park Historic Area is a 17-acre historic site with buildings built between 1887 and 1961 and a historic landscape of fruit trees. Sahuaro Ranch’s mission is to preserve a historic site where the community participates in the ongoing development of educational and social experiences that connect Glendale

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residents and visitors to the past and to each other.

more information, call 623.930.4206. TO SIGN UP, SEE PAGE 4. (Sign up code #483111-02)

Facility Rental Opportunities

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Sahuaro Ranch

Park Historic Area, with its unique and historical features can be the perfect place to host your next event (some restrictions apply). With multiple venues, indoor and outdoor, your event will be impressive. Our customerfocused staff will make your experience truly memorable. Contact a rental coordinator at 623.930.4202 for more information or to reserve your special date!

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PETIT FOURS ———————————————————— Learn to make the most elegant Tiffany Box Petit Fours and how to melt chocolate, use molds, and use tips in creating these boxes. $18 supply fee collected at class. Spanish on request. 4 hours. Instructor: FINAN. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JULY 15....... SU 12:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-KIT (#203161-01)

Personal Development

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

MYSTERY SHOPPING ———————————————————— Looking for extra income? Imagine eating at a restaurant or going to the movies and getting paid to do it. Learn what mystery shopping is, how to get started, get assignments and evaluate places such as restaurants, movie theaters, etc. Class is based on instructor’s 15 years experience in the field. Ages 18+. 4 hours. Instructor: SCHILLER. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JUNE 19...... TU 1 PM • 1 DAY FC-210 (#253195-01) AUG. 1......... W 2:30 PM • 1 DAY AC-104 (#153195-02)

CREATIVE WRITING ————————————————————

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Staring at a blank page even though you know there is a story inside that needs to come out? Or, have you written a knock out novel but have no idea how to get to the next step? This class will focus on character development, word building, outlining stories and proper formatting for submissions. Primary focus is on novel or short story prose, but we will also touch on script writing for stage, screen and graphic novel. Please bring a pen and paper, or laptop to class and be prepared for peer review sessions. 1 hour. Instructor: MURACA. • $55 (Non-resident $66) JUNE 11 ..... M 5:30 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-208 (#253104-01)

INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS ———————————————————— Bring your digital photos on either a CD or a USB flash drive and learn to do basic editing techniques using Photoshop Elements. Please bring a USB flash drive with enough memory space to save your edited photos. 4 hours. Instructor: SCHILLER. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JULY 25 ...... W 2:30 PM • 1 DAY AC-100 (#113116-01)

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND PHOTO EDITING ———————————————————— Learn basic and advanced features of digital cameras in an easy, hands-on approach with tips, one-on-one help and details about photo-enhancing software. Discuss the camera symbols and their functions as it relates to improving photography skills. Time will be allotted in class for picture taking. Bring a digital camera (must have ability to be manually set) with the owner’s manual. A comprehensive booklet will be provided. 4 hours. Instructor: SCHILLER. • $65 (Non-resident $78) JULY 18 ...... W 10 AM • 3 WEEKS AC-104 (#113103-01)

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY ———————————————————— Learn basic and advanced features of digital cameras. Bring a digital camera (with the ability to be manually set) along with the owner’s manual. A comprehensive booklet will be provided. 4 hours. Instructor: SCHILLER. • $49 (Non-resident $59) JUNE 19...... TU 5:30 PM • 2 WEEKS FC-210 (#213102-01)

Culinary Arts Personal Development

SCANNING AND EDITING MADE EASY ———————————————————— Learn scanning techniques, importing images to other programs, saving images, documents for print and internet. Please bring documents or photos to be scanned. Ages 18+. 3 hours. Instructor: SCHILLER. • $33 (Non-resident $40) JULY 18....... W 2:30 PM • 1 DAY AC-100 (#113107-01)

CPR AND FIRST AID TRAINING ———————————————————— Learn basic CPR and first aid, providing you the knowledge and skills necessary to administer emergency care in cases of injury or sudden illness. Successful completion cards will be distributed. Optional health care provider offered for an additional $5, payable at class. Ages 12+. 3 hours. Instructor: TUTRONE. • $37 (Non-resident $44) JUNE 12...... TU 6 PM • 1 DAY FC-210 (#253141-01) JULY 11....... W 6 PM (1 DAY) FC-210 (#253141-02 ) AUG. 7......... TU 6 PM • 1 DAY) FC-210 (#253141-03)

FEAR & ANXIETY: GET YOUR LIFE BACK ———————————————————— Fear seems to play a growing role in our lives today, whether it is from the news or from within. Learn a wide variety of methods (NLP Neuro-linguistic Programming, guided imagery, etc.), that will help you reclaim your life from fear and anxiety. Isn’t life worth it? If you are tired of going from anxiety into one state of fear and then into another, then muster up the courage to Get Your Life Back. Ages 18+. 2 hours. Instructor: DR. JANSSEN. • $80 (Non-resident $96) JULY 10....... TU 9:30 AM • 8 WEEKS AC-104 (#153106-01)

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Many of us are much tougher on ourselves than we need to be. If it isn’t working, then trying harder, or trying to be tougher might not be the answer. In this class, we will learn to use the strategies that we have and work, yes we do have some, and learn to invent new ones. Get yourself to do what you want to do. Ages 18+. 2 hours. Instructor: DR. JANSSEN. • $40 (Non-resident $48) JUNE 14...... TH 5:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-210 (#253103-01)

HOW TO HANDLE CRITICISM ———————————————————— Most of us handle criticism by trying to avoid it. Learn to get more out of criticism and learn to critique others in a way that gets you the results you want. You will learn techniques, when practiced, will allow you to stand up to the toughest critic and stop you from feeling bullied. Ages 18+. 2 hours. Instructor: DR. JANSSEN. • $40 (Non-resident $48) JULY 11....... W 5:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-210 (#253109-01)

Languages

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

SPANISH ————————————————————

ORGANIC GARDENING ———————————————————— Enjoy delicious, healthy, home-grown fruits and vegetables freshly picked from your garden. Learn to prepare soil, make compost and use organic fertilizers and soil amendments. 4 hours. Instructor: SCHILLER. • $34 (Non-resident $41) JUNE 26...... TU 1 PM • 1 DAY FC-210 (#253183-01)

BASIC ESTATE PLANNING - AN INTRODUCTION ———————————————————— Establish or refine your financial and estate planning goals. Learn to avoid probate; the ins and outs of wills, trusts, living wills and powers of attorney; how to protect your assets and more. Ages 18+. 2 hours. Instructor: HARNDEN (CPA, CFP, PFS). • $18 per person/couple (Non-resident $22) JULY 10....... TU 6:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-202 (#253191-01)

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Learn greetings, days of the week and more. Emphasizes basic sounds of the alphabet, vowels and phrases. Verb usage and grammar introduced. Ages 14+. 1-½ hours. Instructor: DAVIS. • $69 (Non-resident $83) JUNE 4........ M 5:30 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-210 (#263110-01) JUNE 4........ M 7 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-210 (#263110-02)

CONVERSATIONAL GERMAN ———————————————————— Learn essential German vocabulary for use in everyday life including correct pronunciation and idiom usage. Bring note-taking materials and the textbook, Communicating In German (elementary level), by Lois M. Feuerle and Conrad J. Schmitt (ISBN 0-07-056934-7), to the first class. No class July 4. 1-½ hours. Instructor: GUNNERY. • $59 (Non-resident $71) JUNE 25...... M/W 6:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-206 (#263131-01) AUG. 6......... M/W 6:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-206 (#263131-02)

Cultural Arts

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

INTRODUCTION TO DRAWING ———————————————————— Explore a variety of drawing techniques including shading, blending, perspective and composition. Projects include drawing objects, still life, landscape, anatomy and more. Bring pencils, eraser, ruler and scissors, Bristol board and white glue to first class; materials list will be discussed. 3 hours. Instructor: EISENBERG (Award-winning instructor, nationally-exhibited fine artist and former university art and design professor.) • $65 (Non-resident $78) JUNE 14...... TH 6:45 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-212 (#223136-01) JULY 26....... TH 6:45 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-212 (#223136-02)

PORTRAIT/LANDSCAPE PAINTING ———————————————————— In this introductory class, you’ll create lively and brilliantly colored landscapes and/or portraits. Learn value, tone and art principles in painting. For supply list, call 623-878-5932 prior to first class. 2-½ hours. Instructor: KIMBLE. • $49 (Non-resident $59) MAY 30....... W 6 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-208 #223140-01

OIL/ACRYLICS PAINTING ———————————————————— Color composition, brush strokes and more are highlighted. Expect lively class interaction in a relaxed atmosphere. Instructor will call with supply list, or call 623-878-5932. 3 hours. Instructor: KIMBLE. • $53 (Non-resident $64) MAY 29....... TU 9 AM • 5 WEEKS FC-208 (#223141-01)

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STRATEGIES FOR SELF MOTIVATION: A KICK IN THE PANTS? ————————————————————


OIL PAINTING ———————————————————— Paint along with the instructor while creating your own masterpiece. Learn the layered approach and explore the methods of the old masters of realism. Learn charcoal sketching, paint application and brush techniques. For supply list, call 602-938-2036 prior to the first class. 2-½ hours. Instructor: MARTIN. • $60 (Non-resident $72) JUNE 14...... TH 6 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-208 (#223142-01) JULY 26....... TH 6 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-208 (#223142-02)

GLASS FUSION JEWELRY ———————————————————— Create a set of jewels as unique as you! Colored glass is layered and kiln fired to create a beautiful glass pendant and set of matching earrings. $20 supply fee will be collected at the first class. 1-½ hours. Instructor: BARBOUR (former arts academy instructor). • $58 (Non-resident $70)

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Per. Dev. Languages Cultural Arts Music JUNE 19...... TU 6:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#223123-01) JULY 17....... TU 6:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#223123-02) JULY 31....... TU 6:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#223123-03) AUG. 7......... TU 6:30 PM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#223123-04)

POTTERY WHEEL THROWING ———————————————————— Throw a lidded dish, large serving bowl and large vase in this pottery wheel throwing class. Class is limited to four students. Ages 16+. $25 supply fee will be collected at the first class. 2-¼ hours. Instructor: BARBOUR (former arts academy instructor). • $138 (Non-resident $166) JUNE 16...... SA 9:15 AM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123131-01) JULY 7......... SA 9:15 AM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123131-02) JULY 28....... SA 9:15 AM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123131-03)

SCULPTING & HAND BUILDING WITH CLAY ———————————————————— Learn to create a sculpture with the guidance of a professional artist. Create ceramic pieces using hand building techniques. $20 supply fee will be collected at the first class. 1-½ hours. Instructor: BARBOUR (former arts academy instructor). • $72 (Non-resident $86) JUNE 15...... F 1 PM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123134-01) JULY 6......... F 1 PM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123134-02) JULY 27....... F 1 PM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123134-03)

ZENTANGLE ———————————————————— Zentangle is an easy to learn method of creating beautiful images from repetitive patterns proving anything is possible one stroke at a time. Completion increases focus and creativity, reduces stress and increased sense of personal well being. Instructor will collect $6 at first class for beginning supplies. 1-½ hours. Instructor: SHERRI LEE. • $45 (Non-resident $54) JUNE 11...... M 6:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-212 (#223190-01) AUG. 7......... TU 6:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-208 (#223190-02)

Music

Ages 13+ unless noted otherwise.

BEGINNING (ACOUSTIC) GUITAR ————————————————————

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Bring your guitar and learn chords, how to read music and more! $7 book fee collected at the first class (Hal Leonard Guitar Method, Book 1, 2nd edition). Ages 12+. 2 hours. Instructor: MOORE. • $71 (Non-resident $85) JUNE 16...... SA 10:30 AM • 8 WEEKS AC-102 (#183121-01) JUNE 16...... SA 1:30 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-204 (#283121-01)

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Aquatics Fun!

Some music teachers may not want you to know this, but you don’t need years of weekly lessons to learn piano. In just a few hours, you can learn enough secrets to give you years of musical enjoyment. How do we do it? While regular piano teachers teach note reading, piano professionals use chords. You will learn all the chords you will need to play any song in this one session. Any song, any style, any key. If you can find middle C and know the meaning of Every Good Boy Does Fine, you already know enough to enroll in this workshop. Ages 18+. 3 hours. Total beginners can request a free pamphlet by sending a SASE to Innovative Keyboard Instruction,

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2841 S. Southwind Dr., Gilbert, AZ 85296. Instructor: COFFMAN. • $59 (Non-resident $71) JULY 15....... SU 2 PM • 1 DAY FC-202 (#283126-01)

INSTANT GUITAR FOR HOPELESSLY BUSY PEOPLE ———————————————————— Have you ever wanted to learn the guitar but simply find it difficult to find the time? In just a few hours, you can learn enough about playing the guitar to give you years of musical enjoyment, and you won’t have to take private lessons to do it. This crash course will teach your some basic chords and get you playing along with your favorite songs right away. Topics include how to form the three main types

of chords, how to tune your guitar, basic strumming patterns, how to buy a good guitar and more. Bring your acoustic guitar. 2-½ hours. Instructor: COFFMAN. • $59 (Non-resident $71) JULY 22....... SU 2 PM • 1 DAY FC-202 (#283123-01)

BEGINNING GUITAR ———————————————————— Bring your acoustic guitar and learn hand positions, basic theory and more. No experience necessary. Notebook/ pencil suggested. $8 supply fee collected at class. Ages 14+. No class July 5. 1 hour. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 7........ TH 6:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283122-01)

For details on all of the aquatics fun waiting for you, visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksAndRecreation or call the Splashline at 623-930-2041.

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Youth & Teen Sports & Fitness

Youth & Teen Special Interest Activities Parents, unless noted otherwise, we ask that only youth and teen participants attend the activities. An open house will be held the last day of class.

Youth & Teen

Sports & Fitness

TODDLER/KIDS GYM ———————————————————— (Ages 3-10) A fun and exciting way to improve coordination, concentration and self-esteem. Learn basic tumbling moves like handstands, cartwheels, backbends and more! 1 hour. Instructor: NRG DANCE. • $53 (Non-resident $64) AGES 3-5: JUNE 9........ SA 11 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243267-01) JULY 28....... SA 11 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243267-03) AGES 6-10: JUNE 9........ SA 12 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243267-02) JULY 28....... SA 12 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243267-04)

PARENT & TODDLER GYM ————————————————————

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(Ages 2-4) In this fun class, parents work one-on-one with their child to improve hand and eye coordination, flexibility and concentration. 45 minutes. Instructor: NRG DANCE. • $53 (Non-resident $64) JUNE 9........ SA 10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243290-01) JULY 28....... SA 10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243290-02)

SOCCER AND BASEBALL BY B.E.S.T. ———————————————————— (Ages 2-6) Introduce your kids to Soccer and T-ball. Learn the mechanics of each sport, three weeks of soccer and three weeks of t-ball, in a fun filled environment. A professionally generated training manual, games list and curriculum will be used. PARENT INVOLVEMENT IS ENCOURAGED! Please arrive on time and bring a water bottle, soccer ball and glove (glove is not mandatory). 45 minutes. Instructor: BEGINNERS EDGE SPORTS TRAINING STAFF. • $69 (Non-resident $83) AGES 3-4: MAY 26....... SA 9:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243249-01) JULY 14....... SA 9:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243249-04) AGES 2-3: MAY 26....... SA 10:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243249-02) JULY 14....... SA 10:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243249-05) AGES 4-6: MAY 26....... SA 11:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243249-03) JULY 14....... SA 11:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243249-06)

FITNESS 4-TEENS ————————————————————

(Ages 13-17) Work directly with certified personal trainers and fitness staff. Participants receive cardio and strength training, aerobic conditioning and develop a personal workout plan. Please bring water bottle, workout attire and closed-toe/heel tennis shoes. Choose 1 session only. 2 hours. • $50 (Non-resident $65) JUNE 11...... M/TU/W/TH 10 AM • 1 WEEK FC (#333362-01) JULY 9......... M/TU/W/TH 10 AM • 1 WEEK FC (#333362-02)

TENNIS ———————————————————— (Ages 11-17) Bring your racquet and enjoy professional instruction geared towards beginners. Basic skills, etiquette and rules are covered using drills and games. Loaner racquets available upon request. 1 hour. Instructor: PASEO RACQUET CENTER STAFF. • $60 (Non-resident $72) JUNE 7........ TU/TH 10 AM • 4 WEEKS PASEO (#143234-01) JULY 5......... TU/TH 10 AM • 4 WEEKS PASEO (#143234-02)

TENNIS - 10 & UNDER ——————————

(Ages 5-10) Students will be trained under the new USTA “Quick Start” guidelines. Ages 5 to 8 will use smaller 36’ courts, smaller nets, smaller racquets and special balls. Play based drills will be geared towards increasing enjoyment and skill development. Ages 9 and 10 will also use age appropriate equipment to speed up the learning curve. Play will be on 60’ courts with slower moving balls to assist in developing tennis skills. Instructor: PASEO RACQUET CENTER STAFF. 5 to 8 years old: 30 minutes • $45 (Non-resident $54); 9 and 10 years old: 1 hour • $60 (Non-resident $72) AGES 5-8: JUNE 6........ M/W 10 AM • 4 WEEKS PASEO (#143232-01) JULY 4......... M/W 10 AM • 4 WEEKS PASEO (#143232-02) AGES 9 & 10: JUNE 7........ TU/TH 10 AM • 4 WEEKS PASEO (#143233-01) JULY 5......... TU/TH 10 AM • 4 WEEKS PASEO (#143233-02)

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(Ages 3-5) Learn tumbling basics that build strength, coordination and flexibility. No class July 3 and Sept. 4. 45 minutes. Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 12...... TU 9:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC (#233226-01) JULY 31....... TU 9:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC (#233226-02)

TUMBLING ———————————————————— (Ages 3-8) Learn tumbling basics. Build strength, flexibility and coordination. 1 hour. Instructor: ON STAGE DANCE ACADEMY. • $45 (Non-resident $54) AGES 3-5: JUNE 1........ F 3:30 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#143268-01) JULY 6......... F 3:30 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#143268-04) AUG. 3......... F 3:30 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#143268-06) AGES 5-8: JUNE 6........ W 4 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#143268-02) JULY 11....... W 4 PM • 3 WEEKS OSDA (#143268-03) AUG. 1......... W 4 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#143268-05)

TUMBLING ———————————————————— (Ages 2-12) Learn tumbling skills such as forward rolls, backward rolls, bridges, backbends, cartwheels, handstands, back walkovers and more. Build strength, balance, coordination, flexibility and motor skills.45 minutes. No class Aug. 13. Ages 6-12: 1 hour. Instructor: TAWNI MONK, AZ TUMBLE N DANCE COMPANY. • $53 (Non-resident $64) AGES 2-4: JUNE 4........ M 9 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243225-01) JULY 23....... M 9 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243225-05) AGES 4-5: JUNE 4.........M 10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243225-02) JULY 23.......M 10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243225-06)

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CHEERLEADING ———————————————————— (Ages 6-12) Learn motions, jumps, kicks, basic stunts, chants and dance techniques. Focus on team work, motivation, coordination, strength and flexibility. Pom poms will be provided to use during sessions. Skills learned will be combined into a routine for a fun show at the last class. No class July 4. Instructor: TAWNI MONK, AZ TUMBLE N DANCE COMPANY. Class 143244-01 • $43 (Non-resident $52), Class 14324402 • $53 (Non-resident $64) JUNE 6........ W 4:30 PM • 6 WEEKS ROSE LN (#143244-01) JUNE 9........ SA 12 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXA (#243244-02)

BASKETBALL CLINIC ———————————————————— (Ages 6-15) Learn and improve the basic fundamentals of shooting, ball handling, offense, defense and intramural games in this interactive basketball clinic. 1 hour, 15 minutes. Instructor: LEE BRADLEY. • $40 (Non-resident $48) AGES 6-7: JUNE 5.... TU/TH 10:30 AM • 4 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243280-01) AGES 8-10: JUNE 5.... TU/TH 12 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243280-02) AGES 11-15 JUNE 5.... TU/TH 1:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243280-03)

ICE SKATING & ICE HOCKEY LESSONS ———————————————————— (Ages 2-13) Stresses fundamentals to new skaters. Curriculum based on the United States Figure Skating Association Basic Skills Program. Dress warm and bring mittens or gloves. Rental skates included. No class July 4. 30 minutes. Instructor: PEORIA POLAR • $84 (Non-resident $101)

PARENT & ME: (Ages 2-6) For children who have never had formal instruction. Basic skating skills taught while allowing the parent to participate on the ice with them. JUNE 6........ W 6:15 PM • 8 WEEKS PP #143252-01) JUNE 8........ F 10 AM • 8 WEEKS PP #143252-02) JUNE 9........ SA 9:45 AM • 8 WEEKS PP #143252-03) TOT I: (Age 4-6) Teaches basic skills to children who have never had instruction. Learn sit and stand on and off ice, march in place and forward, two-foot glides and dipping in place. JUNE 8........ F 9:30 AM • 8 WEEKS PP ( #143253-01) JUNE 8........ F 4 PM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143253-02) JUNE 9........ SA 9:45 AM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143253-03) HOCKEY TOT: (Age 4-6) Learn basic hockey skating techniques. Includes skating fundamentals. JUNE 9........ SA 9:45 AM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143254-01) HOCKEY I: (Age 7+) Learn basic hockey skating techniques and the fundamentals of skating in a fun atmosphere. JUNE 9........ SA 9:45 AM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143255-01) BASIC I: (Age 7-13) Learn falling and standing up, forward marching, twofoot glides, dipping, rocking horses, forward swizzles, snowplow stops, two foot hops and back wiggles. JUNE 8........ F 10:30 AM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143256-01) JUNE 8........ F 4:30 PM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143256-02) JUNE 9........ SA 9:45 AM • 8 WEEKS PP (#143256-03)

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Youth & Teen Sports & Fitness

AIKIDO ———————————————————— (Ages 6-13) Aikido is a unique martial art in which you learn how to defend yourself without fighting. Control your opponent by blending with their motion and energy, not by kicking or punching. Great for students of all sizes and abilities. Beginners welcome. A monthly, on-going class. Continuing students will be eligible for belt advancement. No class July 4. 1 hour. Instructor: FLEEGLE. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 2........ W 5 PM / SA 10 AM • 1 MO. CCN (#143211-01) JULY 7......... W 5 PM / SA 10 AM • 1 MO. CCN (#143211-02) AUG. 1......... W 5 PM / SA 10 AM • 1 MO. CCN (#143211-03)

LITTLE TIGERS - BEGINNING KARATE-SHOTOKAN ———————————————————— JUNIORS GOLF SCHOOL AT GLEN LAKES ————————————————————

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(Ages 7-17) Learn the game of a lifetime. Self-confidence and selfdiscipline will grow with each class. Topics include full swing, chipping, putting, sand shots, etiquette and rules. Clubs provided if needed. Class meets Monday - Friday for 1 week. 2 hours. Instructor: SWARTZ. • $83 (Non-resident $100) JUNE 4........ M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-01) JUNE 11...... M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-02) JUNE 18...... M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-03) JUNE 25...... M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-04) JULY 9......... M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-05) JULY 16....... M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-06) JULY 23....... M-F 7:30 AM • 1 WEEK GLMGC (#143281-07)

JUNIOR RACQUETBALL ———————————————————— (Ages 10-15) Learn the game of racquetball. Instructor will share rules, tips and teach basics of the game. Each day builds on the previous skills learned. Equipment provided or bring your own. Tennis shoes required. 2 hours. • $25 (Non-resident $33) JUNE 12...... TU/TH 11 AM • 3 WEEKS FC (#313205-01) JULY 10....... TU/TH 11 AM • 3 WEEKS FC (#313205-02)

BATON TWIRLING - LEVEL 1 ———————————————————— (Ages 7-18) This class teaches basic twirling skills and tricks, as well as stretching, technique and character building. Batons will be provided for class or may be purchased for $25. 1 hour. Instructor: MULLEN. • $40 (Non-resident $48) JUNE 11...... M 6:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-GYM (#243203-01)

(Ages 4-6) Introduces the basics of Shotokan karate. Beginning students will receive a Gi (karate uniform). No class July 4. 30 minutes. Instructor: HYDER/STAFF. • $80 (Non-resident $96) JUNE 4........ M/W 6 PM • 5 WEEKS AZSK (#143217-01) JUNE 5........ TU/TH 5:30 PM • 5 WEEKS AZSK (#143217-02) JULY 16....... M/W 6 PM • 5 WEEKS AZSK (#143217-03) JULY 17....... TU/TH 5:30 PM • 5 WEEKS AZSK (#143217-04)

TINY TIGERS ———————————————————— (Ages 4-6) Tiny Tigers inspires self-discipline, courtesy and respect and is designed to improve motor skills, focus and listening skills. Free uniform for first-time students. 25 minutes. Instructor: KEENE • $64 (Non-resident $77) JUNE 5........ TU/TH 4 PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143286-01) JULY 3......... TU/TH 4 PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143286-02) AUG. 2......... TU/TH 4 PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143286-03)

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Summer Recreation Programs

Summer Fun For Kids!

To register call 623-930-2820.

Check out these fun Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services Summer Recreation Programs for kids! To register or for more information, call 623-930-2820.

Drop-In Recreation Camps June 4 - July 26 Monday - Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. $75 supply fee (Non-Resident $90) * = Extended program 7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. $125 supply fee (Non-resident $150) Locations:

. Copperwood Elem.

11232 N. 65th Ave.

. Marshall Ranch Elem.

12995 N. Marshall Ranch

. Rose Lane Rec. Center

5003 W. Marlette Ave.

. Glendale Com. Center

5401 W. Ocotillo Rd.

. Pioneer Elem.*

Extended program 6315 W. Port Au Prince

. O’Neil Rec. Center *

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Extended program 6448 W. Missouri Ave.

DHS Licensed Child Care (Licensed by the Arizona Department of Health Services and accept DES assistance. Participants will be provided with a morning and afternoon snack. Non-perishable sack lunch is required.) Registration Fee $30 (Non-Resident $36) Full Day $25/day; $105/week (Non-Resident $35/day; $155/week) Half Day (Open to Noon OR Noon to 6 p.m.) $15/day; $70/week (Non-Resident $18/day; $85/week) Locations:

. Sahuaro Ranch Elem.

10401 N. 63rd Ave. (May 25 - School Start) Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

8605 W. Maryland Ave. (May 29 - School Start) Monday - Friday 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Pioneer Elem. 6315 W. Port Au Prince (June 4 - July 26) Monday - Thursday 6:30 a.m - 6 p.m. Ages 3-5 ONLY

. Desert Mirage Elem. . Pre-School @

MARTIAL ARTS / TAE KWON DO - TIGER PROGRAM ———————————————————— (Ages 3-9) Experience this fun way to release energy while learning self discipline, respect, concentration and focus in a positive environment. (Optional uniform may be purchased for $30). 30 minutes. Instructor: TEMPLEMAN. • $38 (Non-resident $46) AGES 3-4: JUNE 15...... F 6 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243275-01) AUG. 3......... F 6 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243275-04) AGES 5-6: JUNE 15...... F 6:30 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243275-02) AUG. 3......... F 6:30 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243275-05) AGES 7-9: JUNE 15...... F 7 PM • 5 WEEKS FC-EXB (#243275-03) AUG. 3......... F 7 PM • 5 WEEKS) FC-EXB (#243275-06)

JAPANESE JUDO - BEGINNER/JUNIOR ———————————————————— (Ages 6-14) Learn basic judo postures and salutations, how to move on the mat, control your opponent and be thrown safely. Techniques of grappling, locking, choking, escaping and sequence combinations will be taught. Great for beginners and veterans alike. No class July 4. 1 hour. Instructor: DR. MOORE. • $20 (Non-resident $24) JUNE 4........ M/W 6 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243212-01) JULY 2......... M/W 6 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243212-02) AUG. 1......... M/W 6 PM • 1 MO. FC-EXB (#243212-03)

KARATE FOR KIDS ———————————————————— (Ages 7-12) Instruction promotes self-confidence, coordination, balance, agility, poise and thinking instead of panicking in potentially serious situations. It’s fun and structured for beginners. Free uniform for first time

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students. 30 minutes. Instructor: KEENE. • $64 (Non-resident $77) JUNE 5........ TU/TH * PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143285-01) JULY 3......... TU/TH * PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143285-02) AUG. 2......... TU/TH * PM • 4 WEEKS KEENE’S (#143285-03) * Meets TU 5:25 p.m.; TH 4:40 p.m.

Youth & Teen

Dance

BALLET/JAZZ COMBO ———————————————————— (Ages 3-5) Ballet, jazz and tumbling skills are taught through stories, games and fun music. 45 minutes. No class July 4 and Sept. 5. Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 13...... W 9:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#233295-01) AUG. 1......... W 9:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#233295-02)

BALLET/TAP COMBO I ———————————————————— (Ages 3-5) An introduction to ballet, tap, creative movement and some tumbling skills. Tap shoes required. 45 minutes. No class July 4, 5, Sept. 5 and 6. Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 13...... W 10:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#233293-01) JUNE 14...... TH 3 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#233293-02) AUG. 1......... W 10:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#233293-03) AUG. 2......... TH 3 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#233293-04)

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BALLET/TAP DANCE COMBO II ———————————————————— (Ages 5-6) Great for both boys and girls, this is an exciting introduction to ballet, jazz, tap, creative movement and tumbling basics. Tap shoes required. 45 minutes. No class July 5 and Sept. 6.Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 14...... TH 4 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233294-01) AUG. 2......... TH 4 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-100 (#233294-02)

(Ages 7-12) Learn tap dance and ballet basics while building motor skills and making new friends. Tap shoes required. 1 hour. No class July 3. Instructor: O’CONNOR (former ballerina). • $25 (Non-resident $29) JUNE 12...... TU 4:45 PM • 6 WEEKS AC-107 (#133204-01)

BALLET/TAP COMBO ————————————————————

Activities Guide / Summer 2012

(Ages 3-7) Learn beginning ballet and tap skills in this preschool movement education class. 1 hour. Instructor: ON STAGE DANCE ACADEMY. • $45 (Non-resident $54) AGES 3-5: JUNE 2........ SA 9 AM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-01) JUNE 5........ TU 6 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-03) JULY 3......... TU 6 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-04) JULY 7......... SA 9 AM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-05) AUG. 4......... SA 9 AM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-07) AUG. 7......... TU 6 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-09) AGES 5-7: JUNE 2........ SA 11 AM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-02) JULY 7......... SA 11 AM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-06) AUG. 4......... SA 11 AM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133259-08)

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ZUMBATOMIC® ———————————————————— (Ages 6-12) Zumbatomic®, a fitness program for kids that features fun and fitness at the same time, is a fastforward fusion of the Zumba program that includes salsa, hip-hop and more! 45 minutes. Instructor: THOMPSON. • $45 (Non-resident $54) JUNE 16...... SA 10 AM • 8 WEEKS FC-EXA (#233239-01)

HIP HOP/TAP DANCE COMBO I ———————————————————— (Ages 3-5) For both boys and girls, this is a fun and exciting introduction to hip hop, tap, jazz and tumbling basics. A dance combining learned techniques will be featured at the final class. No class July 4 and Sept. 5. 45 minutes. Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 13...... W 11:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC ( #233225-01) AUG. 1......... W 11:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC (#233225-02)

HIP HOP ———————————————————— (Ages 6-13) This high-energy dance form incorporates all forms of dance. Concentrating on style, attitude, funk and self expression, it’s for all skill levels. 1 hour. Instructor: ON STAGE DANCE ACADEMY. • $45 (Non-resident $54) AGES 6-10: JUNE 2........ SA 12 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133254-01) JULY 7......... SA 12 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133254-04) AUG. 4......... SA 12 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133254-06) AGES 8-13: JUNE 6........ W 7:30 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133254-02) JULY 11....... W 7:30 PM • 3 WEEKS OSDA (#133254-03) AUG. 1......... W 7:30 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133254-05)

HIP HOP ———————————————————— (Ages 6-12) Build strength, coordination, confidence and have fun while getting a workout In this high-energy class. Learn the latest hip hop dance moves and routines. Performance will be held on the last day of class. Great for boys and girls. No class July 4. Instructor: TAWNI MONK, AZ TUMBLE N DANCE COMPANY. #133285-01 • $43 (Non-resident $52), #233285-02 • $53 (Non-resident $64) JUNE 6........ W 3:30 PM • 6 WEEKS ROSE LN (#133285-01) JUNE 9........ SA 1 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-EXA (#233285-02)

TUMBLING/HIP HOP ———————————————————— (Ages 3-5) Introduction to hip hop moves for the little ones while learning tumbling skills to strengthen the upper body. Pop your shoulders, move your feet, and learn the freedom of hip hop moves at a beginning level. 1 hour. Instructor: ON STAGE DANCE ACADEMY. • $45 (Non-resident $54) JUNE 7........ TH 6 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133290-01) JULY 5......... TH 6 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133290-02) AUG. 2......... TH 6 PM • 4 WEEKS OSDA (#133290-03)

(Ages 3-5) In this high-energy class, your little cheerleader will learn basics such as jumps, kicks, chants and tumbling skills that build coordination and strength. The skills learned will be combined into a fun routine. 45 minutes. No class July 3 and Sept. 4. Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 12...... TU 11:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#243266-01) JULY 31....... TU 11:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-BOB (#243266-02)

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CHEER & TUMBLE COMBO ————————————————————


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WE CAN DANCE TWO ———————————————————— (Age 2) Learn to teach your two year old skills that build strength, coordination, flexibility and motor skills. Using props, stories and fun music, your child will gain a positive introduction to dance and tumbling basics. No class July 3 and Sept. 4. 45 minutes. Instructor: STEPPIN’ OUT PERFORMING ARTS, steppinoutperformingarts.com. • $50 (Non-resident $60) JUNE 12...... TU 10:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC (#233202-01) JULY 31....... TU 10:30 AM • 6 WEEKS FC (#233202-02)

Youth & Teen

Personal Development

AT HOME ALONE ———————————————————— (Ages 10-14) This popular, entertaining workshop is designed to prepare children to be at home alone. Important skills are learned through interactive lessons and role play that make both you and your child more confident when they are at home alone. Topics include rights and responsibilities, preparing for an emergency, dealing with visitors, phone calls and more. 2 hours. Instructor: KIDPROOF STAFF. • $32 (Non-resident $38) JUNE 6........ W 6 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253265-01) JUNE 30...... SA 2 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253265-02)

NEVER BEE LOST ————————————————————

Activities Guide / Summer 2012

(Ages 5-7) Never Bee Lost teaches kids the steps to stay safe if they become lost or separated from their parents or caregiver. What a child does and most importantly how prepared they are for the situation can make the difference in their overall safety. 1 hour. Instructor: KIDPROOF STAFF. • $22 (Non-resident $26) JUNE 6........ W 5 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253266-01) JUNE 30...... SA 1 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253266-02)

CHILD CARE & BABYSITTING WORKSHOP ———————————————————— (Ages 12-18) Get training on safe and fun ways to babysit and care for children. Class covers CPR, first aid, techniques for active children and how to have a successful babysitting adventure. Build confidence, selfesteem and skills necessary to care for infants and children on a daily basis and in emergency situations. Bring a sack lunch. 5 hours. Instructor: EMERGENCY RESPONSE TRAINING. • $63 (Non-resident $76) JUNE 6........ W 9 AM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#253280-01) JUNE 16...... SA 9 AM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#253280-02) JULY 11....... W 9 AM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#253280-03) JULY 21....... SA 9 AM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#253280-04) AUG. 18...... SA 9 AM • 1 DAY FC-212 (#253280-05)

BEGINNING ACTING CLASS ———————————————————— (Ages 10-16) Ever watch a movie or TV show and said, “I would love to try acting”? Then this class is for you! Let your imagination soar as you work on monologues, scenes and acting techniques. At the end of class, you’ll show off what you have accomplished! No experience needed. 1-½ hours. Instructor: LEIBOWITZ. • $75 (Non-resident $90) JUNE 16...... SA 10 AM • 8 WEEKS FC-202 (#253249-01)

Youth & Teen Dance Personal Development

SPANISH ———————————————————— (Ages 4-13) Learn Spanish in a fun and friendly atmosphere through games, music and group participation. Learn how to make conversation and more. $12 collected at first class for snacks. 45 minutes. No class July 4. Instructor: DAVIS. • $69 (Non-resident $83) AGES 4-6 JUNE 4........ M/W 9 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-210 (#263210-01) AGES 7-9 JUNE 4........ M/W 10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-210 (#263210-02) AGES 10-13 JUNE 4........ M/W 11 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-210 (#263210-03)

KIDS’ COOKING ———————————————————— (Ages 7-16) Learn to read a recipe, measure ingredients and enjoy the fun things you can make in the kitchen! $20 supply fee collected at the first class. 1 hour. Instructor: BARBOUR. • $58 (Non-resident $70) JUNE 16...... SA 1 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203221-01) JUNE 16...... SA 2:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203221-02) JULY 14....... SA 1 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203221-03) JULY 14....... SA 2:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203221-04)

GOURMET COOKING ON A DIME - BASIC COOKING CLASS ———————————————————— (Ages 9-16) Looking for a summer activity as educational as it is fun? Come learn basic dishes that are fun and nutritional. Learn cooking skills, confidence and a passion for cooking! $20 supply fee will be collected. 1 hour. Instructor: TURRIGIANO (gourmetcookingonadime.com). • $47 (Non-resident $56) AGES 9-12: JUNE 1........ F 10 AM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203263-01) AGES 13-16: JUNE 1........ F 11:30 AM • 4 WEEKS FC-KIT (#203263-02)

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SAFE KIDS ———————————————————— (Ages 5-7) This fun and interactive program focuses on preventing common household, playground, and traffic Injuries and how to call for help. 1 hour. Instructor: KIDPROOF STAFF. • $22 (Non-resident $26) JUNE 16...... SA 1 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253267-01) JULY 19....... TH 5 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253267-02)

FIRST AID FOR KIDS ———————————————————— (Ages 8-12) This active and informative class teaches students how to safely respond to medical emergencies such as cuts, burns, choking or broken bones. 2 hours. Instructor: KIDPROOF STAFF. • $32 (Non-resident $38) JUNE 16...... SA 2 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253261-01) JULY 19....... TH 6 PM • 1 DAY FC-206 (#253261-02)

Youth & Teen

Cultural Arts

POTTERY WHEEL THROWING - YOUTH/TEEN ———————————————————— (Ages 8-16) Discover how to throw on a potter’s wheel the way a pro does. Throw a serving bowl and large vase. Items will be painted / glazed with food-safe glazes. $20 supply

Adaptive Recreation Program Special activities designed for individuals with physical, mental, emotional or social disabilities. For more information on any of the activities listed or for information on the Adaptive Recreation Program, contact Katherine at koconnor@glendaleaz.com or 623-930-4333.

Bingo Extravaganza Night*

Theatre Kidz

(Ages 10+) Get the family together (siblings and parents are welcome) and head to the Glendale Adult Center, 5970 W. Brown Street, for an evening of bingo, prizes and fun! • $5 per person. Please pre-register over the phone by calling 623-930-4321. Credit and debit cards accepted. For more information, please call Katherine at 623-930-4333.

(Ages 8-22) Learn the joy of singing, acting and dancing, while also improving confidence level and making new friends. The final class ends with a live performance on stage at the Adult Center. $20 (Non-resident $24) Sign up code #464112-11.

Thursdays, AUGUST 23–NOVEMBER 15 • 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.

Summer Bowling Bonanza

Summer Luau*

(Ages 8+) Improve your bowling game, enjoy the support of others and make new friends! Parents, guardians and care givers volunteer and assist those with special needs to make this a rewarding experience. Bowling ramps are available to registered bowlers. Instruction is not provided. The program is held at Glenfair Lanes Bowling Alley, 6110 N. 59th Ave. • $18 for entire session (Non-resident $25). Includes use of a bowling ball and shoes. Sign

(Ages 16 +) Put on your favorite Hawaiian outfit, and enjoy fun games in the pool, prizes and more! Snacks will be provided. See you at Peoria High School pool, 11200 N. 83 Ave.! • $5 per person. Pre-registration required. Call 623-773-7436.

Saturdays, JUNE 23–AUGUST 11 • 9–11 a.m.

up code #453011-21

Saturday, AUGUST 6 • 6:30–9 p.m.

* With the goal of enhancing programs for citizens with disabilities, the City of

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Glendale partners with the City of Peoria in the Glendale/Peoria Special Recreation Alliance program, which offers cooperative programs.

Activities Guide / Summer 2012

Friday, JUNE 15 • 7–9 p.m.


fee collected at first class. 1-½ hours. Instructor: BARBOUR (former Arts Academy Instructor). • $72 (Non-resident $86) JUNE 15...... F 4 PM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123231-01) JULY 6......... F 4 PM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123231-02) JULY 27....... F 4 PM • 3 WEEKS AC-105 (#123231-03)

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Music

SUPER SINGERS ———————————————————— (Ages 9-14) Learn voice technique, song preparation and more! Get the opportunity to sing in an ensemble and soloist setting. No prior experience required. Notebook and pencil suggested. $8 supply fee collected at class. 1 hour. No class July 4. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 6........ W 3:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283230-01)

SINGING FOR LITTLE STARS ———————————————————— ART CAMP ————————————————————

Activities Guide / Summer 2012

(Ages 8-16) Taught by a professional artist, children will discover their artistic ability using several art mediums. Professional material will be used to help explore the artist inside the participants. Projects may include pottery making, oil painting on canvas, pastels, watercolors, drawing, sand painting, glass painting, glass fusion and more. A supply fee of $20 will be collected at the first class. 1-½ hours. Instructor: BARBOUR (former Arts Academy Instructor). • $45 (Non-resident: $54) JUNE 13...... W 2:45 PM • 4 WEEKS AC-105 (#123208-01) JUNE 13...... W 4:30 PM • 4 WEEKS AC-105 (#123208-02) JUNE 19...... TU 2:45 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-212 (#223208-03) JUNE 19...... TU 4:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-212 (#223208-04) JULY 11....... W 2:45 PM • 4 WEEKS AC-105 (#123208-05) JULY 11....... W 4:30 PM • 4 WEEKS AC-105 (#123208-06) JULY 17....... TU 2:45 PM • 4 WEEKS) FC-212 (#223208-07) JULY 17....... TU 4:30 PM • 4 WEEKS FC-212 (#223208-08)

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(Ages 4-8) A fun method for little ones to learn how to use their voices when singing and how to present themselves in front of an audience. They’ll have an opportunity to sing in an ensemble setting and as a soloist. 1 hour. No class July 4. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 6........ W 11:15 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283238-01)

BEGINNING (ACOUSTIC) GUITAR ———————————————————— (Ages 12+) Bring your guitar and learn basic chords, strums, how to read music and more! $7 book fee collected at the first class (Hal Leonard Guitar Method, Book 1, 2nd edition). 2 hours. Instructor: MOORE. • $71 (Non-resident $85) JUNE 16...... SA 10:30 AM • 8 WEEKS AC-102 (#183121-01) JUNE 16...... SA 1:30 PM • 8 WEEKS FC-204 (#283121-01)

BEGINNING YOUTH GUITAR ———————————————————— (Ages 9-14) Bring an acoustic guitar and make music. Learn hand positions, basic theory and more. No experience necessary. Notebook/pencil suggested. $8 supply fee collected at class. 1 hour. No class July 5. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 7........ TH 5:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283222-01)

GUITAR FOR LITTLE HANDS ———————————————————— (Ages 6-8) Have your youngster bring a guitar and learn age-appropriate songs! Hand positions, note reading and more taught. Pencil/notebook recommended. 1 hour. No class July 5. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 7........ TH 4:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283223-01)

PARENT TOT MUSIC TIME ———————————————————— (Ages 6 mo.- 4) A fun, interactive way for families to bring music into their home. Helps develop musical competency in children and their caregivers. Learn songs, games and play music on child friendly instruments. One child per caregiver. $8 supply fee collected at class. 1 hour. No class July 4. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 6........ W 10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283214-01)

ELEMENTS® AMAZING ELECTRONIC PIANO-KEYBOARD ———————————————————— (Ages 6-12) Your child will learn to play songs in the first few lessons. Elements is the largest provider of keyboard/piano lessons in the Southwest, offering a method that teaches note reading, chords and counting, along with the basic skills to play ALL music. Join us for games, prizes and a special judge from the “American Idol” music staff. Keyboards and headphones for classroom use provided. For those with some keyboard experience, call Elements at 480-325-2684 to determine appropriate level. 1 hour. Instructor: ELEMENTS STAFF. • $97 (Non-resident $117) LEVEL 1: JUNE 16...... SA 9 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-210 (#283228-01) LEVELS 2-4: JUNE 16...... SA 10:10 AM • 6 WEEKS FC-210 (#283228-02)

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Animation & Storytelling Ages 6-9 9 a.m.- Noon RLRC Code #813209-01 Tapestry of World Music Ages 6-9 1-4 p.m. SRPFPS Code #813210-01 What Can You Do Screen-Printing? Ages 10-13 9 a.m.- Noon SRPFPS Code #813211-01 Transforming Junk Into Treasure Ages 10-13 1-4 p.m. RLRC Code #813212-01

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Early American Petroglyphs Ages 6-9 9 a.m.- Noon SRPFPS Code #813213-01 Ceramic Storytelling Ages 6-9 1-4 p.m. RLRC Code #813214-01 Drawing Cartoons Ages 10-13 9 a.m.- Noon RLRC Code #813215-01 Cartooning and Caricature Ages 10-13 1-4 p.m. SRPFPS Code #813216-01

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Our World Big and Small Ages 6-9 9 a.m.- Noon RLRC Code #813217-01 Art Crawlers Dizzy Bugs, Masks Ages 6-9 1-4 p.m. SRPFPS Code #813218-01 Planet of Percussion Ages 10-13 9 a.m.- Noon SRPFPS Code #813219-01 Puppet Making Ages 10-13 1-4 p.m. RLRC Code #813220-01

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Art Around the World and in Your Backyard Ages 6-9 9 a.m.- Noon SRPFPS Code #813221-01 Mini Monets Ages 6-9 1-4 p.m. RLRC Code #81322-01 Playwriting Ages 10-13 9 a.m. - Noon RLRC Code #813223-01 Build a City Ages 10-13 1- 4 p.m. SRPFPS Code #813224-01

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(Ages 9-14) Bring your keyboard and make music! Learn hand positions, note reading, age appropriate songs and more. No experience necessary. Notebook/pencil suggested. $8 supply fee collected at class. 1 hour. No class July 4. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 6........ W 2:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283210-01)

PIANO FOR LITTLE HANDS ———————————————————— (Ages 4-8) Little ones can learn to make music by learning to play the piano. Proper hand positions, posture, note reading and more taught. Students must bring their own keyboard. 1 hour. No class July 4. Instructor: THE PHOENIX CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC FACULTY. • $68 (Non-resident $82) JUNE 6........ W 12:30 PM • 6 WEEKS FC-204 (#283209-01)

.......................... The City of Glendale strives to hire the most qualified instructors to teach our Special Interest Classes. Some instructors may have their own businesses which offer additional classes, sell products or services related to the class. At no time should the instructor promote his/her business, sell products or services unless it and the cost is clearly stated in this brochure and is directly related to and used in the class. If the participant chooses to continue any type of business relationship with the instructor or their related business outside the class, the City of Glendale cannot be held liable for any consequences. Nor will the instructor contact you outside of class for the purpose of soliciting your business unless you have granted the instructor permission to do so.

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PARKS & RECREATION CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICIES: Cancellation Policy: • All class cancellation requests must be submitted at least 7 calendar days in advance of the class start date. • All class registrations are subject to a $5 cancellation fee per class/ program per participant. • Refunds will not be given for classes that are missed. • Cancellation requests due to medical reasons that are not submitted 7 days in advance must provide documentation in order to receive a pro-rated refund. / Refund Policy: • If a refund is less than $25, a credit will be applied to the registrant’s household account and can be used for future classes or programs with Glendale Parks and Recreation. • Refunds $25 and over will be processed either by credit card or check depending on original payment method.

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FOR KIDS!

The Summer Art Camp is presented by the Glendale Public Art Program, a division of Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services. Each of the following 4-day workshops are $20 and take place as noted at either the Sahuaro Ranch Park Historic Area Fruit Packing Shed (SRPFPS), 9802 N. 59th Ave. or at the Rose Lane Recreation Center (RLRC), 5003 W. Marlette Ave. FOR SIGN UP DETAILS, SEE PAGE 4. For more information, call 623-930-3547 or visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/Arts.

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Youth & Teen Music Miscellaneous

Party, Meeting or Reception? For your next upcoming event, check out the GREAT facilities available from Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services... from the Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center to the Glendale Adult Center. For details, visit www. GlendaleAZ.com/ParksandRecreation/RecreationRentals. cfm or call 623-930-2820.

Adopt a Park

Green Living Classes

. Adopt a Trail

Help maintain one of our great parks or trails for a fun and rewarding way to give back to your community! For details on how YOU can make a difference, call 623-9304206 or visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksandRecreation/ AdoptAPark.cfm or www.GlendaleAZ.com/ ParksAndRecreation/AdoptATrail.cfm.

Rent a Park Ramada For details on ramada locations, rates and reservations, visit www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksandRecreation/ RamadaReservations.cfm, or call 623-930-2820.

Class Information:

Simple Savings Energy Class (6:00 -7:00 p.m.) Includes Free High Efficiency Showerhead, Programmable thermostat, & package of CFL bulbs.

May 10th at the Glendale Main Library June 5th at Foothills Library

Watering Your Landscape (6:00 to 7:30 p.m.) May 22nd at the Glendale Main Library

Volunteer! For details on how you can volunteer, visit www. GlendaleAZ.com/ParksAndRecreation/volunteer.cfm (phone 623-930-2820) or www.GlendaleAZ.com/Library/ Volunteer_Opportunities.cfm (phone 623-930-3559).

Rent a Sports Field Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services offers a variety of sports fields rental options. For complete details, call 623-930-2820.

Conservation and Sustainable Living Program

www.glendaleaz.com/green/

G l e n da l e

Community Center Parks, Recreation & Library Services

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5401 W. Ocotillo Rd. 623-930-4700 www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksandRecreation/Centers

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Parks, Recreation & Library Services 5850 W. Glendale Ave. Glendale, AZ 85301 623-930-2820 Erik Strunk, Executive Director / Parks, Recreation & Library Services

City of Glendale

Mayor & Council

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Mayor Elaine Scruggs Councilmembers (District) Vice Mayor Steven Frate (Sahuaro) Norma Alvarez (Ocotillo) Joyce Clark (Yucca) Phil Lieberman (Cactus) Yvonne Knaack (Barrel) Manny Martinez (Cholla)

Serving the community with Youth & Teen Programs, GED Classes and YWCA Senior Program featuring a Senior Lunch Program. For complete details, call 623-930-4700. 11249 2/12

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Si tiene preguntas o no habla inglĂŠs, por favor llame al 623-930-4700.

For advertising information, call 623-930-2070. Advertising contained herein does not constitute an endorsement by the City of Glendale or its staff. Information in the Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Activities Guide is subject to change without notice. NOTICE: Participants should be aware that there is some risk involved in these activities and that all participants do so at their own risk. Medical insurance is not provided by the city of Glendale.

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Libraries

Glendale Public Library Glendale Public Libraries

Main Library 5959 W. Brown Street 623-930-3530 M, W: 1-8 p.m. TU, TH: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. F: Closed SA: 12-5 p.m. SU: 1-5 p.m.

offer a wide variety of FREE programming for ALL ages, from babies and children to teens and adults! Program activities include storytimes, crafts, games, job searching assistance,

Foothills Library 19055 N. 57th Avenue 623-930-3830 M: 1-8 p.m. TU, W: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. TH, SU: Closed F: 1-5 p.m. SA: 12-5 p.m.

musical performances, e-book instruction, lectures, book discussions, author appearances, volunteer opportunities and more! For specific details on our GREAT program offerings, visit www.GlendaleAZ.

Velma Teague Library 7010 N. 58th Avenue 623-930-3430 M, TH: 1-8 p.m. TU, W: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. F, SU: Closed SA: 1-5 p.m.

com/Library, or pick up the bimonthly Library Events Calendar at any library location.

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Stop in and let us show you around! We’re located at 5970 W. Brown St., and while you’re here, pick up your FREE copy of our HORIZONS newsletter. We hope to see you soon! Check us out online at www. GlendaleAZ.com/AdultCenter. To ensure that Center participants enjoy quality facilities and

Afternoon Delight

year, plus annual facility use fee. (No refunds.) Physician release/ orientation required. Private personal training sessions are available to help you achieve your fitness goals. For more information, pick up a flyer at the front desk or in the fitness room.

Morning Exercise Programs

Entertainment plus a surprise dessert! Ages 18+. Sponsored by CareMore. May 30, 1 p.m. Free! Ukelele Group; June 27, 1 p.m. Free! Country Line Dance Group; July 25, 1 p.m. Free! Senior Fiesta Dancers; August 22, 1 p.m. Variety Show performed by Adult Center participants.

Mon., Wed. and Fri. • First come, first served. A DVD may replace instructor. “Body Fusion” - 8:15 a.m. High Intensity/Low Impact “Total Body” - 9:30 a.m. Medium Intensity/Low Impact “Chair Fitness” - 10:30 a.m. Low-Med. Intensity/No Impact

Patriotic Party

Basic Computer Classes

July 3, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. A patriotic celebration featuring a presentation by the Luke Air Force Color Guard and performance by the Arizona Swing Kids. Ages 18+. $5/$8. Ticket, sales start June 4 at the front desk. Sponsored by CareMore.

Learn to use e-mail, the internet and how to create a document. This 2 hour class meets Thurs. 1-3 p.m., with the structured classes meeting for 8 weeks. May 3–June 21 Session (Code # 473014-21) or June 28–August 16 Session (Code #473014-31). $40 per session ($49 non-residents). Facility User Fee applies. Sign up at the front desk.

Fitness Center Mon.–Fri. 8 a.m.–7 p.m.; Sat. 9 a.m.– 1 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. • $9 per quarter

(Center hours and fees subject to change.)

The Glendale Adult Center is a City of Glendale Parks, Recreation & Library Services facility.

hether you’re looking for a challenging activity, such as a fitness program, or just a friendly place to spend time, the Glendale Adult Center is the place for YOU! The Center is open to both Glendale residents and non-residents. We offer those ages 18 years and over activities and programs for all abilities and participation levels, such as aerobics, crafts, bingo, bridge, Wii interactive games, movies, travel trips, dance classes, billiards, specialty seminars and more! Through a YWCA cooperative effort, we offer a nutritious lunch Monday through Friday.

programming, an annual Facility Use Fee is collected. The non-refundable $10 resident and $15 non-resident fee (activity fees are additional), covers the cost of issuing participant ID badges and helps off-set facility and programming expenses. To join us, just stop at the front desk and a helpful staff member will assist you in becoming an active Glendale Adult Center participant.

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Parks

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City of Glendale

Facilities, Libraries & Parks Directory

Facilities

www.GlendaleAZ.com/ParksAndRecreation

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Foothills Recreation & Aquatics Center (B) 5600 W. Union Hills Dr. / 623-930-4600 M–F 5:30 a.m.–10 p.m.; SA 7 a.m.–8 p.m.; SU 11 a.m.–5 p.m.

Glendale Community Center (D) 5401 W. Ocotillo Rd. / 623-930-4700 M–F: 8 a.m.–8 p.m.

Libraries

www.GlendaleAZ.com/Library

LIBRARY CARDS: To get a library card, just stop at the checkout desk at any library location, or visit us online. Library cards are free to City of Glendale residents. A non-resident fee applies to non City of Glendale residents. COMPUTERS: Surf the Internet, check e-mail or write a resume using one of our in-library use computers.

Main Library (C)

O’Neil Recreation Center (E)

5959 W. Brown St. / 623-930-3530 M & W 1–8 p.m.; TU & TH 10 a.m.–8 p.m.; F Closed; SA 12–5 p.m.; SU 1–5 p.m.

6448 W. Missouri Ave. For hours and program information, call 623-930-2820.

Foothills Library (B)

Rose Lane Recreation Center (F) 5003 W. Marlette Ave. For hours and program information, call 623-930-2820. Activities Guide / Summer 2012

Community Center North (A) 14075 N. 59 Ave. For hours and program information, call 623-930-4613.

19055 N. 57 Ave. / 623-930-3830 M 1–8 p.m.; TU, W 10 a.m.–8 p.m.; TH, SU Closed; F 1–5 p.m.; SA 12–5 p.m.

Velma Teague Library (N) 7010 N. 58 Ave. / 623-930-3430 M, TH 1–8 p.m.; TU, W. 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; F, SU Closed; SA 1–5 p.m.

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