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GREATER MIDLAND

COMMUNITY CENTER FALL | 2019

(left): Adults and families gather at the Townsend Street Community Center 1920 (below): Young boys park their bikes outside of the Community Center 1960

Courtesy of the Midland County Historical Society

NEED SOMETHING TO DO? Our drop-in swim, gym and gymnastic hours have you covered

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RUN, JUMP, TUMBLE Youth programs for active, healthy fun!

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FAMILY FUN

Community happenings for all ages

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100 YEARS

1919-2019


CONTENT DROP-IN SCHEDULE

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ADULT PROGRAMS

16-17

SPECIALTY FITNESS

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ACTIVE ADULT PROGRAMS

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BIRTHDAY PARTIES/ EVENT RENTALS

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COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

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PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS

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AQUATIC PROGRAMS

20-21

YOUTH PROGRAMS

10-12

EARLY CARE & EDUCATION

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YOUTH BASKETBALL

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COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS

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GREATER MIDLAND COMMUNITY CENTER MEMBERSHIP GUIDE MEMBERSHIP PRICING Membership Type Membership Monthly Fee Joining Fee Annual Membership Cost MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS ** Discounted Program Fees Wellness Center Oasis Drop-In Swimming East Pool Drop-In Swimming Land/Water Group Exercise Classes 50+ Active Adults Center Court Sports

PREMIER Youth Adult* Family $32 $54 $92 $39 $69 $99 $423 $717 $1,203

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(member pricing on all events, programs, adult drop-ins and socials)

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North Family Center Membership Coleman Family Center Membership

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(basketball, volleyball, racquetball, wallyball, squash, pickleball, badminton, table tennis)

Kids Corner Babysitting Family Fun Nights Drop-In Gymnastics Jungle Gym Free Towel Rental (1 per member/day) North-End Fitness Center Membership Tennis Center Membership

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MULTI WELLNESS COURTS SWIM Youth Adult* Family Youth Adult* Family Youth Adult* Family Youth Adult* Family $28 $45 $79 $23 $35 $62 $23 $35 $62 $23 $35 $62 $39 $69 $99 $39 $69 $99 $39 $69 $99 $39 $69 $99 $375 $609 $1,047 $315 $489 $843 $315 $489 $843 $315 $489 $843

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*Membership must be valid during the entire duration of program to receive member pricing.

The Greater Midland Community Center provides sliding scale assistance for those in need. Please inquire at our Welcome Center for more information: 989.832.7937 x4413 or visit greatermidland.org 2

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CONTACTS ACTIVE ADULTS

PERSONAL TRAINING

AEWALD@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

SHARRINGTON@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

AMANDA EWALD 989.832.7937 EXT. 2270

STEVE HARRINGTON 989.832.7937 EXT. 2253

REGISTERED DIETITIAN

ADULT ATHLETICS, GYM RENTALS & RACES JENNY ROAN 989.832.7937 EXT. 2261

CATHERINE CLARK 989.832.7937 EXT. 2255

JROAN@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

CCLARK@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

AQUATICS

SR. PROGRAM DIRECTOR

ESTEBAN RIVERA 989.832.7937 EXT. 2281

BETH GAERTNER 989.832.7937 EXT. 2280

ERIVERA@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

BGAERTNER@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

DANCE, GYMNASTICS, CHEER & POM, ARTS

WELLNESS

HZAHN@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

MSCHAFER@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

EARLY CARE & EDUCATION

WELLNESS COORDINATOR

ASECREASE@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

SRANCOUR@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

GREATER SPORTS PERFORMANCE

YOUTH ATHLETICS & SUMMER CAMPS

SLEAHY@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

SFORFAR@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

MIKE SCHAFER 989.832.7937 EXT. 2251

HEATHER ZAHN 989.832.7937 EXT. 2264

SHELBY RANCOUR 989.832.7937 EXT. 2254

ANDREA SECREASE 989.832.7937 EXT. 2230

SHANE FORFAR 989.832.7937 EXT. 2204

SEAN LEAHY 989.832.7937 EXT. 2228

MEMBERSHIP

CALLY TAYLOR 989.832.7937 EXT. 2250 CTAYLOR@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

SAVE MONEY! A $10 late fee will be assessed to any activity registered within one week of session start date. FALL 1 $10 LATE FEE BEGINS: SUNDAY, AUGUST 25

FALL 2 $10 LATE FEE BEGINS: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20

IMPORTANT DATES

FALL 1 SESSION: SEPTEMBER 1-OCTOBER 26, 2019 FALL 2 SESSION: OCTOBER 27-DECEMBER 21, 2019 REGISTRATION BEGINS: MONDAY, AUGUST 5

BUILDING HOURS LABOR DAY - MEMORIAL DAY MONDAY - FRIDAY 5:00am - 9:30pm SATURDAY 7:45am - 9:00pm SUNDAY 11:00am - 5:00pm

CLOSED:

Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

OPEN SPECIAL HOURS:

LAND & WATER FITNESS CLASS PASS ANNUAL PASS:

Adult $337; Drop-In $9 50+ $322; Drop-In $8

FALL 1 SESSION:

Adults $91

50+ $86

FALL 2 SESSION:

Adults $91

50+ $86

Christmas Eve & New Year’s Eve

POLICIES

WRISTBAND POLICY: Wristbands and/or activity passes may be required for participation in programs at the Community Center. LOCKER RENTAL: $80 per year - Members; $110 per year - Non-Members TOWEL RENTAL:

Towels may be rented for $1 each. One towel per person is included in Premier memberships.

INCLEMENT WEATHER PLAN - GMCC may cancel classes due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances such as power outage, pool malfunction, evacuation, natural disaster, etc. Classes canceled due to such will not be issued a credit or refund. 2019 FALL BROCHURE

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GREATER MIDLAND COMMUNITY CENTER DROP-IN SCHEDULE

DAY PASS: $9 ADULTS | $6 KIDS

SWIM HOURS FALL I SEPTEMBER 3, 2019-DECEMBER 20, 2019

EAST POOL DROP-IN

OASIS POOL DROP-IN

MONDAY

50+ ONLY SWIM 7:00am-8:00am PRESCHOOL SWIM ** OPEN SWIM 11:00am-4:15pm $4 NIGHT 5:00am-9:00am ADULT ONLY SWIM 11:00am-4:30pm OPEN LAP SWIM *(9/3-10/25) 11:00am-3:00pm *(10/28-12/20) 7:30 pm-9:00pm

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

7:00am-9:00am 10:00am-11:00am 11:00am-4:15pm

7:00am-8:00am 11:00am-4:15pm

5:00am-8:00am 11:00am-4:30pm *(9/3-10/25) 11:00am-3:00pm *(10/28-12/20) 7:30 pm-9:00pm

5:00am-9:00am 11:00am-4:30pm *(9/3-10/25) 11:00am-3:00pm *(10/28-12/20) 7:30pm-9:30pm

7:00am-9:00am 10:00am-11:00am 11:00am-5:00pm 5pm-8pm 5:00am-8:00am 11:00am-4:30pm *(9/3-10/25) 11:00am-3:00pm *(10/28-12/20)

EAST POOL LENGTH SWIM:

Because these times are scheduled for length swim, please follow length-swim etiquette including, but not limited to: staying to the proper side of the swim lane; swimming, not playing; coaching or walking in the lane; and adjusting lanes for appropriate speed. Lifeguards will assist with any needed guidance.

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

SUNDAY

11:00am-7:00pm

12:30pm-7:00pm

12:00pm-3:00pm

9:00am-12:00pm

12:00pm-3:00pm

7:00am-8:00am

5:00am-9:00am 11:00am-4:30pm *(9/3-10/25) 11:00am-3:00pm *(10/28-12/20) 6:30pm-8:30pm

(Two lanes only)

12:00pm-3:00pm

YOUTH SWIMMING NOTE:

To swim alone, children must be 7 years old. Otherwise, a parent must be IN THE WATER and within arm’s reach of the child at all times. To be alone in the hot tub, swimmers must be 15 years old. Children must be able to swim 15 yards to use the slide alone. If they are unable, they must wear a life jacket (provided by the Community Center) and ride down with an adult, age 18 or older. **(Paying adult must accompany preschool child into water. Cost is $12 for both the parent and the first child, only $4 for each additional child. No more than 3 children per adult.)

FALL GYM HOURS: SEPTEMBER 3, 2019 - MAY 25, 2020

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

5:30am - 8:00am 11:00am-1:00pm 5:00pm-6:30pm 3:00pm-4:30pm or 5:00pm

5:30am - 8:00am 11:00am-1:00pm 5:00pm-6:30pm 3:00pm-4:30pm or 5:00pm

5:30am - 8:00am 11:00am-1:00pm 5:00pm-6:30pm 3:00pm-4:30pm or 5:00pm

5:30am - 8:00am 11:00am-1:00pm 5:00pm-6:30pm 3:00pm-4:30pm or 5:00pm

ADULT & YOUTH

5:30am - 8:00am 11:00am-1:00pm 5:00pm-6:30pm 3:00pm-4:30pm or 5:00pm 5:00pm-9:00pm

ADULT & YOUTH

5:00pm-9:00pm

BADMINTON TABLE TENNIS PICKLEBALL VOLLEYBALL DROP-IN DROP-IN DROP-IN DROP-IN

BASKETBALL DROP-IN

ADULT ONLY

YOUTH ONLY

SUNDAY

12:00pm-4:00pm 4:00pm-9:00pm 5:00pm-9:00pm

11:00am1:30/3:30pm (varies) 11:00am1:30/3:30pm (varies)

ALL AGES

ALL AGES

9:00am-11:30am

9:00am-11:30am

2:00pm-5:00pm

10:00am-12:00pm

9:00am-11:00am

9:00am-11:00am

9:00am-11:00am

ALL AGES

11:00am-2:00pm

MONDAY GYMNASTICS JUNGLE GYM DROP-IN DROP-IN

SATURDAY

AGES 6 & UNDER WITH PARENT $6/CHILD, FREE FOR FAMILY PREMIER MEMBERS

JUNGLE GYM/GYMNASTICS HOURS: FALL: SEPTEMBER 1, 2019 - DECEMBER 20, 2020 TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY 10:30pm-12:30pm

10:30pm-12:30pm

AGES 7 & UP $6/CHILD, FREE FOR FAMILY PREMIER MEMBERS

SATURDAY

10:30pm-12:30pm 4:30pm - 6:30pm

4:30pm-6:30pm

6:30pm-8:30pm

6:30pm-8:30pm

SUNDAY

* Facility availability will vary due to leagues, tournaments and other programming. Consult weekly schedule at greatermidland.org or by call the Welcome Center at 989.832.7937 Ext. 0 **Paying adult must accompany preschool child into water. Cost is $12 for both the parent and 1st child. $4 for each additional child. No more than 3 children per adult. (Wellness Center, Walking/Running Track and Racquet Courts are all open to Day Pass holders during business hours)

KID’S CORNER MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

8am - 12pm 5pm - 8pm

8am - 1pm 5pm - 8pm

8am - 12pm 5pm - 8pm

8am - 1pm 5pm - 8pm

8am - 12pm

8am - 11am

SUNDAY

Kid’s Corner is a drop-in babysitting program designed to provide quality care for the child(ren) of individuals participating in fitness activities on the campus of Greater Midland Community Center. Kid’s Corner is not a licensed program. Kid’s Corner provides a safe, nurturing and engaging environment for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years. PRICING & INFO: 989.832.7937 Ext. 2237 or ChildCare@greatermidland.org

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SPECIALTY FITNESS

taeKWON do youth & adult Come join internationally certified instructors Master Terry Batch, 8th degree black belt, and Chief Instructor Emily Batch, 5th degree black belt. Emphasis is on self-discipline and control offering students the opportunity to discover their own potential. Class includes patterns, sparring, board breaking, bag work and more.

training hours

PERSONAL TRAINING Your path to personalized wellness starts with our Wellness Coordinator. We meet with you, assess your needs and match you with the right program and trainer. There is no charge and assessments are available to members and non-members. Personal training at Greater Midland is just that – personal. For additional information, please contact Steve Harrington, 989.832.7937 x2253 or SHarrington@greatermidland.org.

NUTRITION COACHING The food you’re putting in your body is just as important as how you’re working out your body. Need some help? Enter our registered dietitian, Catherine Clark! Receive one-on-one coaching, discuss your goals, research recipes, and more! INFO: Catherine Clark at CClark@greatermidland.org or 989.832.7937 ext. 2255

GREATER SPORTS PERFORMANCE Our mission is to tip the scales of sport in your favor. Using proven methods and the right motivation, our trainers will safely push you past your limits increasing your skills and confidence. Set up your free athlete performance test today! For more information, please contact Sean Leahy, 989.832.7937 x2228 or SLeahy@ greatermidland.org.

WELLNESS CENTER

FALL 1: #10410 SEPTEMBER FALL 2: #60410 NOVEMBER

#10411 OCTOBER #60411 DECEMBER

TUESDAY

6:00pm-7:00pm | BEGINNER 7:00pm-8:00pm | INTERMEDIATE 8:00pm-9:00pm | ADVANCED

THURSDAY

6:00pm-7:00pm | INTERMEDIATE 7:00pm-8:00pm | BEGINNER 8:00pm-9:00pm | ADVANCED

SATURDAY

9:00am-10:00am | BEGINNER 10:00am-11:00am | INTERMEDIATE 11:00am-12:00pm | ADVANCED

BEGINNER CLASS: 10th-7th gup techniques practiced INTERMEDIATE CLASS: 6th-3rd gup techniques practiced ADVANCED CLASS: 2nd gup - Black Belt techniques practiced Section A | 1 time/week | $40 per month | 1-3 hours of weekly training Section B | 2 times/week | $76 per month | 2-6 hours of weekly training Section C | 3 times/week | $108 per month | 3-9 hours of weekly training • • • •

New students are accepted the first week of each month Students are welcome to train in any class of their rank or lower Students may register for 1, 2, 3 or 4 days per week Late fees are applied after the 7th of each month on outstanding balances terrytkd8th@gmail.com

MASTER TERRY BATCH 989-430-9143 | www.taekwondo-batch.com

Our Wellness Center provides different avenues to meet all fitness goals. Life Fitness and Free Motion weight circuits, 12 different varieties of cardiovascular equipment and a state of the art free weight room for your use. We also offer group fitness classes, massage and a variety of other specialty fitness options.

MASSAGE It is all about you! Massage therapy can alleviate lower back pain, relieves muscle tension, relax overused muscles and creates relaxation, minimizes anxiety and lessens depression. Swedish, Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release Therapy available. Massages: $60/Hour Thera-Rub Massage: $15 for 15 minutes To set up an appointment with one of our Licensed Massage Therapists call Peggy Smith at 989-832-7937 ext. 4443 or Lisa Phillips at 989-205-8395. 2019 FALL BROCHURE

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FACILITY RENTALS GYM RENTALS

The Greater Midland Community Center has three full size gyms to rent by groups and organizations. Special rates are available for the Community Center team practices/ scrimmages. INFO: contact Jenny Roan at 989.832.7937 Ext. 2261 or JRoan@greatermidland.org.

TEAM-BUILDING

BIRTHDAY PARTIES Have Your Birthday Party at the Community Center! PACKAGES Standard Package: Includes 1 hour in the party room and 1 hour in activity room and a t-shirt. Party Extreme: Includes 1 hour in the party room and 1 hour in activity room, t-shirt and birthday cake. Party Plus: Includes 1 hour in the party room and two, 1 hour activities, t-shirt and special gift. Pre-School Party: Includes 1 hour in the party room and 2 30-minute activities, and a t-shirt.

ACTIVITES Fantastic gymnastics, sports mania, nerf challenge gaga ball, splash bash pool party, adventure and bounce house extravaganza. ADD-ON’S Add-on’s available including: party essentials, party host, goodie bags, chips, cookies, drinks, cake, cupcakes, ice cream cups, and ice cream sandwich. INFO: Birthday Party Specialist at 989.832.7937 Ext.2272 or BHines@greatermidland.org

Leadership, goal setting, trust, and communication are essential skills possessed by successful teams. We provide three, five, and eight hour workshops with large and small group activities to equip your team with the necessary tools to develop these skills. Choose from activities such as, adventure racing, curling, construction activities, and more! Lunch and refreshments can be provided. INFO: Kevin Heye 989.832.7937 Ext. 2280 or KHeye@ greatermidland.org or Beth Gaertner 989.832.7937 Ext. 2280 or BGaertner@greatermidland.org.

CURLING CENTER RENTALS

Curling season is from late October-early March and group facility rentals are available during this time. Non-curling rentals are available April-August. Group rentals are available for special events. Clubs, schools, churches, businesses and other organizations can try this fun sport. INFO: Kari Wedge at 989.832.7937 Ext. 2212 or KWedge@greatermidland.org

Become a member and save!

Sign up today and receive membership pricing on all programs. LEARN MORE: greatermidland.org/membership or 989.832.7937 6

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PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS PRESCHOOL AQUATICS AQUA BABIES

AGES: 6 MONTHS - 2.5 YEARS

Parents/guardians/caregivers (one adult in the water per child) will be taught methods to help their child with basic water adjustment skills, swimming techniques, confidence and independence in the water. Interaction, bonding, water safety and fun will also be a focus of this class.

FALL 1 9/9 - 10/21 11100-A M 5:45pm - 6:15pm 9/4 - 10/23 11100-D W 5:45pm - 6:15pm 9/7 - 10/26 11100-H Sa 10:15am - 10:45am

STRUCTURED LESSONS All aquatic instructional programs are offered under the standards of the American Red Cross. Standardized skills and progress reports will be used in all classes to reflect each student’s abilities.

PARENT - CHILD CLASSES We offer several different parent-child programs to meet a variety of needs. These classes are designed to teach the adult skills and attitudes to help their child feel safe in the water, acquire necessary swimming skills, enjoy time together, and have fun.

FALL 2 10/28 - 12/16 10/30 - 12/18 11/2 - 12/21

11100-J 11100-M 11100-R

Member/Participant $65/$75 $74/$85 $74/$85

M 5:45pm - 6:15pm $74/$85 W 5:45pm - 6:15pm $74/$85 Sa 10:15am - 10:45am $65/$75

TWO PEAS IN A POD

AGES: 2.5 YEARS & UP

1. No make-ups will be given for any missed classes. Swim class fees do not include admittance to any open swim times.

This class is designed for families that want to continue a handson approach to their child’s swimming skills. Parents/guardians/ caregivers (one adult in the water per child) will be taught methods to help their child with basic water adjustment skills, swimming techniques, confidence and independence in the water. Class goals include water safety as well lots of fun. This is the perfect class for children with special needs or those who may need a little more personal attention to help their learning process.

2. During swim classes, parents will be asked to watch from the observation rooms overlooking the pools rather than on the deck. Please talk with your child about this so they know what to expect.

FALL 1 9/9 - 10/21 11200-B M 6:15pm - 6:45pm 9/4 - 10/23 11200-C W 6:15pm - 6:45pm 9/7 - 10/26 11200-D Sa 10:45am - 11:15am

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOUR FIRST CLASS:

3. Please bring hair ties or clips for hair that will hang in the face when wet. 4. Please remove street shoes before entering pool area. 5. Please be sure the student uses the bathroom before class, especially younger students that may need help.

Member/Participant $65/$75 $74/$85 $74/$85

FALL 2 10/28 - 12/16 11200-F M 6:15pm - 6:45pm $74/$85 10/30 - 12/18 11200-G W 6:15pm - 6:45pm $74/$85 11/2 - 12/21 11200-H Sa 10:45am - 11:15am $65/$75

PRESCHOOL GYMNASTICS HOPPERS

AGES: 2 - 3 YEARS

This parent assisted class encourages basic gymnastics fundamentals. They will practice jumps, rolls, balance, and grip strength. Children at this age should begin to skip, hop on one foot and attempt somersault. Each week will introduce a fun theme to go along with their lessons!

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 17005-B Tu 9/7 - 10/26 17005-C Sa

Member/Participant 5:00pm 5:30pm $57/$65 9:00am - 9:30am $57/$65

FALL 2 10/29 - 12/17 11/2 - 12/21

5:00pm - 5:30pm $57/$65 9:00am - 9:30am $50/$57

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TUMBLE JUNGLE

AGES: 4 - 6 YEARS

This class introduces independence and teaches social and listening skills. They will also be introduced to gymnastics with basics of coordination, strength, and flexibility. This class will also introduce vault, bars, beam, and floor. Each class will have a theme to make the class more engaging and fun.

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 17010-B Tu 5:35pm - 6:20pm 9/7 - 10/26 17010-C Sa 9:35am - 10:20am

Member/Participant $58/$67 $58/$67

FALL 2 10/29 - 12/17 17010-A Tu 5:35pm - 6:20pm $58/$67 11/2 - 12/21 17010-D Sa 9:35am - 10:20am $51/$59


JUMP & JIVE

PRESCHOOL DANCE RECITAL INFORMATION

We’re excited to offer a 14 to 16-week session for both dance and gymnastics, which will lead up to a recital. The recital is not mandatory, but the session will give instruc­tors more time to work on additional skills and techniques along with creating an awesome routine to perform at Bullock Creek High School on Dec. 14th at 1:30 p.m. Costumes and tickets to the show will be an added expense. Tickets to the show are $6.00, children 3 and under are free.) Classes marked are the classes that will perform in the recital. $10 of your fee for registration will go towards your costume fee. Please indicate whether or not your child will be performing in the recital and the price will reflect your choice during registration.

CREATIVE MOVEMENTS

AGES: 2 - 5 YEARS

This is a fun movement class for your child and yourself. Any family member is encouraged to use this class as a sweet and fun way to bond with their little one! Please look forward to a new theme each week, which will include movement songs, games & other creative expressions.

FALL 1 9/7 - 10/26 17901-A Sa FALL 2 11/2 - 12/21 17901-B Sa

PRESCHOOL BALLET

Member/Participant 9:30am - 10:15am $58/$67 9:30am - 10:15am $52/$60

AGES: 3 - 4 YEARS

This class creatively develops motor skills, movement fundamentals, movements in dance, socialization, rhythm and self-expression. Game-like exercises help focus attention and emphasize posture, alignment, musicality, and coordination. Dances created by the instructor encourage concentration, observation and self-confidence.

AGES: 3 - 4 YEARS

This fun and energetic movement class is designed specifically for your pre-schooler to have a great time! Children will learn movements in dance, rhythm, self-expression & coordination.

RECITAL 9/3 - 12/17 17910-A Tu

Member/Participant 5:00pm - 5:30pm $117/$135

LEAPS N’ BEATS

AGES: 5 - 6 YEARS

This class will continue to encourage children to use their imagination and promote good listening skills. This is a recital class, but it is not mandatory to join. The recital will take place at Bullock Creek High School on December 14th.

RECITAL 9/3 - 12/17 17962-A Tu 5:30pm - 6:15pm

PRESCHOOL ATHLETICS BEANBAGS, HOOPS & PARACHUTES AGES: 2 - 3 YEARS Children will participate in a variety of activities with beanbags, hoops and parachutes. Children will develop physical skills such as hand-eye coordination, fine/gross motor skills, balance, strength & general coordination.

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 18535-B Tu 5:15pm - 5:45pm

MINI SPORTS SAMPLER

AGES: 2 - 3 YEARS

FALL 2 Member/Participant 10/29 - 12/17 18537-B Tu 5:15pm - 5:45pm $48/$55 11/2 - 12/21 18537-C Sa 12:00pm - 12:30pm $42/$48

5:00pm - 5:30pm

Member/Participant $119/$137

PEEWEE SPORTS SAMPLER

FALL 1 9/5 - 10/24

17907-B

Th

5:00pm - 5:30pm

$68/$59

FALL 2 11/7 - 12/19

FALL 1 9/3-10/22 17106-B Tu 5:45pm - 6:30pm

17907-D

Th

5:00pm - 5:30pm

$44/$51

AGES: 5 - 6 YEARS

At this level, students begin to learn the structure of a traditional ballet class. Exercises are aimed at conditioning the body for dance and begin to focus on turnout, the feet, the abdominal, the back and stretches to gain flexibility. All fundamentals learned in the previous level are continued and further developed in this level.

RECITAL Member/Participant 9/9 - 12/16 17934-C M 5:30pm - 6:10pm $137/$157 9/7 - 12/21 17934-B Sa 10:20am - 11:05pm $124/$146

Member/Participant $48/$55

Children will be introduced to new sports, games and fitness activities! Games, races, relays and drills will show the youngsters the wide world of sports.

RECITAL 9/9 - 12/16 17907-A M

KINDER BALLET

Member/Participant $144/$165

AGES: 3 - 5 YEARS

Check out the world of athletics, sports and fitness activities through games, races, relays and drills.

Member/Participant $77/$88

PEEWEE HOOP STARS BASKETBALL AGES: 3 - 5 YEARS Children, ages 3-5, are invited to participate in 45 minutes of basketball fun! Games, races, relays and drills will help introduce your child to the world of basketball.

FALL 2 Member/Participant 10/29 - 12/17 17105-B Tu 5:45pm - 6:30pm $77/$88 11/2 - 12/21 17105-C Sa 11:00am - 11:45am $67/$77

PEEWEE SOCCER

AGES: 3 - 5 YEARS

FALL 1 9/5 - 10/24

17934-A

Th

5:30Pm - 6:15pm

$55/$63

Children ages 3 - 5 will be introduced to a variety of soccer games, age appropriate drills and activities. PEWEEE sports are designed to provide fun, socialization and gross motor skills while learning the game of soccer.

FALL 2 11/7 - 12/19

17934-D

Th

5:30pm - 6:15pm

$55/$63

FALL 2 11/7 – 12/19 17106-C Th 5:10pm - 5:55pm

Member/Participant $66/$76

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YOUTH PROGRAMS POWER, STRENGTH & CORE

YOUTH WELLNESS/FITNESS TEEN FITNESS POLICY Equipment orientation is required for youth participants. 12 & 13 year olds can access free motion, life fitness circuit and cardio equipment only. Full access to the Wellness Center is allowed at age 14 and higher. INFO & ORIENTATION: Mike Schafer at MSchafer@greatermidland.org or 989.832.7937 ext.2251 ext: 2251

HIGH SCHOOL FITNESS Allows high school students full access to the Wellness Center and middle school students access to all cardio, free motion and life fitness circuit strength equipment. Valid through the school year. Monday-Friday 2:30pm – 5:00pm Cost: $65

GYMNASTICS RECITAL INFORMATION

We’re excited to offer a 14 to 16-week session for both dance and gymnastics, which will lead up to a recital. The recital is not mandatory, but the 14 to 16 weeks long classes will give instruc­ tors more time to work on additional skills and techniques along with creating an awesome routine to perform at Bullock Creek High School on Dec. 14th at 1:30 p.m. Costumes and tickets to the show will be an added expense. Tickets to the show are $6.00, children 3 and under are free.) Classes marked are the classes that will perform in the recital. $10 of your fee for registration will go towards your costume fee. Please indicate whether or not your child will be performing in the recital and the price will reflect your choice during registration.

YOUTH GYMNASTICS

GYMNASTICS SKILLS DAY August 24th 9am -12pm This is a FREE event to get you and your child acquainted with the GMCC Gymnastics Program. Stations will be set up and staff will lead students through different skills that will be learned in our fall classes. Take advantage of this great opportunity to help you know which class is best suited to sign-up your aspiring gymnast in the fall!

ROCK, TUMBLE & ROLL

AGES: 5 - 7 YEARS

Gymnastics & Tumbling skills set in a fast paced environment to encourage constant movement and engagement of attention. This class will focus on strength, balance, bars, beam and tumbling.

FALL 1 9/4 - 10/23 17015-A W

5:00pm - 5:55pm

Member/Participant $78/$90

FALL 2 10/30 - 12/18

5:00pm - 5:55pm

$78/$90

17015-B

W

AGES: 7 - 15 YEARS

This class is the perfect adjunct to increasing your gymnast’s skills by enforcing proper form and technique while increasing overall strength, power and flexibility. The core is the powerhouse of all gymnastics moves, and once refined, will make a marked difference in body control.

FALL 1 9/4 - 10/23 17030-A W

6:00pm - 6:45pm

FALL 2 10/30 - 12/18 17030-B W 6:00pm - 6:45pm

INTRO TO GYMNASTICS

Member/Participant $69/$79 $69/$79

AGES: 5 - 7 YEARS

In this class the gymnasts will learn the basics of gymnastics on vault, bars, beam, and floor along with continuing to work on social and listening skills.

FALL 1 9/9 - 10/21 17020-A M 9/5 - 10/24 17020-B Th 9/7 - 10/26 17020-E Sa

Member/Participant 5:00pm - 5:55pm $69/79 5:00pm - 5:55pm $78/90 10:25am - 11:20am $78/90

FALL 2 10/28 - 12/16 11/7 - 12/19 11/2 - 12/21

5:00pm - 5:55pm $78/90 5:00pm - 5:55pm $60/69 10:25am - 11:20am $69/79

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M Th Sa

BEGINNER GYMNASTICS

AGES: 7 - 13 YEARS

This class will continue learning basic to intermediate skills on vault, bars, beam and floor.

RECITAL 9/9 - 12/16

17025-C

M

6:00pm - 6:55pm

Member/Participant $155/178

FALL 1 9/5 - 10/24 17025-A Th 6:00pm - 6:55pm

$60/69

FALL 2 11/7 - 12/19

$59/68

17025-B

Th

6:00pm - 6:55pm

INTERMEDIATE GYMANSTICS

AGES: 7 - 14 YEARS

Continues skills from Beginner with addition of more advanced progressions on each event. Must have coach approval to enroll. Please look for a skills day the week of August 12th to know exactly which class to enroll in. Section A is a recital class which runs from 9/5 to 12/19. The recital is not mandatory to join this class. The Recital will be at Bullock Creek High School on 12/14.

RECITAL 9/9 - 12/16 17035-A M

7:00pm - 7:55pm

Member/Participant $155/178

FALL 1 9/5 - 10/24 17035-C Th 7:00pm - 7:55pm

$78/90

FALL 2 11/7 - 12/19 17035-B Th 7:00pm - 7:55pm

$60/69

Private and Semi-Private Gymnastics Lessons Private lessons are great for getting a little more one on one time with their instructor. Prices are $35 per 30 minutes for private and $20 for semi-private up to 4 students. All times will be coordinated with your instructor and lessons can be purchased at our Welcome Center. INFO: Heather Zahn at 989.832.7937 ext. 2264 or Hzahn@greatermidland.org 10

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WARRIOR ZONE GYMNASTICS

AGES: 6 - 11 YEARS

Parkour type moves, mixed with tumbling skills, obstacle courses, games, and lots of sweat!

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 17047-A Tu

6:30pm - 7:15pm

Member/Participant $77/$88

FALL 2 10/29 - 12/17

6:30pm - 7:15pm

$77/$88

17047-B

Tu

BEAT BUSTERS

RECITAL 9/3 - 12/17 17922-A Tu

YOUTH DANCE

AGES: 7 - 12 YEARS

Fun & Energetic movement class designed specifically for your school age child to have a great time. This class will encourage children to express themselves through music. Children will continue to learn movements in dance, rhythm, self-expression & coordination along with counting beats to music with more intricate dance moves. This is a recital class, but not mandatory. The recital will be at Bullock Creek High School on December 14th.

Member/Participant $145/$167

6:20 - 7:15pm

JAZZ & TAP

AGES: 7 - 12 YEARS

Jazz is a rhythmic style of dance which stems from ballet. You’ll see many Broadway shows utilizing this form of dance in their productions. Tap is a form of dance where rhythmic and syncopated sounds are created by the feet. Tap dance teaches a sense of rhythm, timing, and precision as well as aerobic activity. Put them together for one fabulous stage performance! This is a recital class, but is not mandatory. The recital will take place at Bullock Creek High School on December 14th.

RECITAL 9/5 - 12/19 17938-A Th 6:20 - 7:15pm

Member/Participant $129/$148

YOUTH POM/CHEER

RECITAL INFORMATION We’re excited to offer a 14 to 16-week session for both dance and gymnastics, which will lead up to a recital. The recital is not mandatory, but the 14 to 16 weeks long classes will give instructors more time to work on additional skills and techniques along with creating an awesome routine to perform at Bullock Creek High School on Dec. 14th at 1:30 p.m. Costumes and tickets to the show will be an added expense. Tickets to the show are $6.00, children 3 and under are free.) Classes marked are the classes that will perform in the recital. $10 of your fee for registration will go towards your costume fee. Please indicate whether or not your child will be performing in the recital and the price will reflect your choice during registration.

BALLET

AGES: 7 - 12 YEARS

At this level, students will continue to learn the structure of a traditional ballet class. Exercises are aimed at conditioning the body for dance. Students continue to learn the ballet vocabulary. Each exercise is designed to strengthen a specific area of the body and create musculature necessary for the demands of classical ballet. All fundamentals learned in the previous level are continued and further developed in this level.

RECITAL 9/9 - 12/16 17916-A M 6:15pm - 7:10pm

Middle School Pom Pon & Cheer Welcome to Middle School Pom & Cheer! Get ready for an exciting year of making new friends and building up school spirit. All students interested in Cheer & Pom will need to either register on-line at Greatermidland.org or in person at our Welcome Center. Practices will be held at your individual school with specific dates and times TBD. Your season will officially begin the end of August, but please look for opportunities throughout the summer to get together with your team. These opportunities will be communicated via e-mail, so please make sure all of your information is up to date in our system! INFO: Heather Zahn at 989.832.7937 ext. 2264 or HZahn@greatermidland.org

MIDDLE SCHOOL POM & CHEER

AGES: 10 - 15 YEARS

Take your school spirit to the next level! Pom and cheer team will practice at North East and Cheer will perform at all home games.

FALL 1 8/19 - 10/25 Northeast Cheer 17070-A TBD Jefferson Cheer 17070-B TBD Northeast Pom 17070-C TBD Jefferson Pom 17070-D TBD

$90 $90 $90 $90

FALL 2 10/28 - 12/27 Northeast Cheer Jefferson Cheer Northeast Pom Jefferson Pom

$90 $90 $90 $90

17070-J 17070-L 17070-E 17070-H

TBD TBD TBD TBD

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YOUTH VOLLEYBALL YOUTH VOLLEYBALL SKILLS CLINIC GRADES: 6 - 8 Get ready for your school volleyball tryouts! This clinic will meet in December and January just prior to middle school tryouts. This will be an instructional program involving every aspect of volleyball fundamentals. Individual skills, offensive and defensive strategies, team play and sportsmanship will be emphasized. NO CLASSES on December 25 & 27 and January 1 & 3!

CLINIC DATES 12/2 - 1/15 27832-C M/W 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Member/Participant $94/$108

YOUTH SOCCER JUNIOR ACADEMY

AGES: 6 - 7 & 8 - 9 YEARS

Through collaboration with the Midland Soccer Club we are offering The Junior Academy for children ages 6-9. The Junior Academy is designed to integrate technical skill development through age appropriate, fun soccer activities.

FALL 2 11/7 - 12/19 AGES 6-7 17106-A Th 6:00pm - 6:55pm AGES 8-9 17106-B Th 7:00pm - 7:55pm

MICHIGAN ELITE VOLLEYBALL For information regarding travel volleyball for girls ages 10-18, please visit www.mevba.com.

Member/Participant $66/$76 $66/$76

become the athlete you’re meant to be!

become the starter or just make the team. our trainers work you through specific drills that directly affect practice and game day performance.

average improvements in 8 weeks:

join the gsp team:

VERTICAL JUMP | MORE REBOUNDS & TOUCHDOWNS | 1.25 INCHES

CONTACT SEAN LEAHY 989.832.7937 X2228 SLEAHY@GREATERMIDLAND.ORG

MEDICINE BALL THROW | PUSH THEM AROUND | 30 INCHES SINGLE LEG TRIPLE JUMP | EXPLODE PAST DEFENDERS | 30 INCHES BROAD JUMP | OUTRUN EVERYONE | 45 INCHES 12

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YOUTH BASKETBALL BOYS PRE-SEASON BASKETBALL CLINIC GRADES 7 - 8 Need to practice your basketball skills before middle school tryouts? Joins us for this six-week program where we will work on the fundamentals (dribbling, passing, shooting, man-to-man defense), game strategies, teamwork and good sportsmanship. Station drills, skill-enhancing games and scrimmages will help players improve their basketball skills.

FALL 1 Member/Participant 9/15 - 10/20 17150-A Su 4:30pm - 6:15pm $59/$68

JUNIOR BASKETBALL LEAGUE

GRADES: K - 1

This beginner basketball program is designed to teach the fundamentals of basketball (dribbling, passing, shooting, man-to-man defense), as well as teamwork and good sportsmanship in a clinic and scrimmage/game setting. Each player will receive a basketball in Fall 1 or a t-shirt in Fall 2.

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 17104-A Tu 6:30pm - 7:25pm FALL 2 10/29 - 12/17 11/2 - 12/21

17104-C 17104-D 17104-E

Tu Sa Sa

Member/Participant $78/$90

6:30pm - 7:25pm $78/$90 9:00am - 9:55am $70/$80 10:00am - 10:55am $70/$80

PRO BASKETBALL CLINIC

GRADES: 2 - 3

Need to brush up on your basketball skills before Midland Basketball Academy (MBA) 5ON5? Join us for this four-week program where we will work on the fundamentals (dribbling, passing, shooting man-to-man defense), game strategies, teamwork and good sportsmanship. Fun-filled station drills, relays, skill-enhancing games and scrimmages will help players improve their basketball skills.

FALL 1 9/29 - 10/20 GIRLS 17140-A Su 3:00pm - 3:55pm BOYS 17140-B Su 3:00pm - 3:55pm

CHAMPIONS BASKETBALL CLINIC

Member/Participant $42/$48 $42/$48

League Dates: December 7 - February 29

GRADES: 4 - 6

FALL 1 9/29 - 10/20 GIRLS 17145-A Su 4:00pm - 4:55pm

$42/$48

9/29 - 10/20 BOYS

$42/$48

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Su

4:00pm - 4:55pm

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GRADES: 7-8, 9-10, 11-12

Join us for our middle and high school co-ed basketball leagues! Teams will play seven games and an end-of-season, single elimination tournament.

Need to brush up on your basketball skills before Midland Basketball Academy (MBA) 5ON5? Joins us for this four-week program where we will work on the fundamentals (dribbling, passing, shooting man-to-man defense), game strategies, teamwork and good sportsmanship. Fun-filled station drills, relays, skill-enhancing games and 4-on-4 scrimmages will help players improve their basketball skills.

17145-B

CCL LEAGUES

Registration Dates: Oct. 1 - Nov. 25 *Must register with a team

Member/Participant $60/$71*

Team packets available at the Greater Midland Community Center Welcome Desk and online at GreaterMidland.org/MBA

27235-A 27235-B 27235-C

7TH-8TH GRADES 9TH-10TH GRADES 11TH-12TH GRADES

Member/Participant OFFICIALS NEEDED! Interested in becoming a youth basketball official? INFO: Shane Forfar at 989.832.7937 Ext. 2204 or SForfar@greatermidland.org


MIDLAND BASKETBALL

ACADEMY

SEASON: Nov.BASKETBALL 2 - Dec.21 MIDLAND

ACADEMY

MBA 5ON5 BASKETBALL LEAGUE GRADES: 2 - 6 Join us this fall for our Annual MBA 5ON5 youth basketball league! This league will include seven games and a weekly team practice. From first time players to experienced veterans, this league has a place for everyone! Players will receive a MBA t-shirt and use a MBA jersey (to be returned upon completion of the season).

Registration Dates:

Aug. 1 - Sept.23

Member/Participant $70/$80

Late Registration:

Sept. 24 - Oct. 1

Additional $20 late fee

GAME SCHEDULES: League games will operate from Nov. 2 - Dec. 21, 2019. Games will be played on Saturdays, with a potential for one Friday evening game. Please note that we try to accommodate team scheduling in relation to other major community events, however, due to the large number of players/teams we serve it is not possible to avoid all schedule conflicts. PRACTICE SCHEDULES: Each team will be scheduled a one-hour practice, once per week at local school gyms. Practices will begin the week of October 21.

VOLUNTEER COACHES: Any parents interested in coaching can sign up during registration. There is a mandatory coaches meeting on October 14 at 6:30pm in the Barstow-Shipps room at the community center. All volunteer coaches must complete and pass a criminal background check. TEAM ROSTERS: Players who register individually will be placed on a team with other boys/girls in the same grade, from the same school. Teams with not enough players will be combined with others. TEAM REGISTRATION: Players that wish to put a team together instead of registering individually must turn in a completed roster and all payments at once. 2nd-5th Grade Team’s that register together must attend the same school; all players must be in the same grade 6th grade teams that register together must have attended the same Elementary school. A volunteer coach must be in place to register as a team. Team rosters can be found at www. greatermidland.org/mba

GRADE (A=Girls; B=Boys) 2nd 27230 - A, B 3rd 27231 - A, B 4th 27232 - A, B 5th 27233 - A, B 6th 27235 - A, B

VOLUNTEER COACHES: Any parents interested in coaching can sign up during registration. All volunteer coaches must complete and pass a criminal background check.

MIDLAND BASKETBALL SEASON: JAN. 11 – FEB. 22

ACADEMY

MBA 4ON4 BASKETBALL LEAGUE GRADES 2-6 Do you like to play basketball? Do you enjoy team sports? Join us this fall for the MBA 4ON4! This league will include six games and a weekly team practice.

Member/Participant Registration Dates: Nov. 15 - Dec. 15 $65/$75 Late Registration:

Dec. 15 - Dec. 22

Additional $20 late fee

GAME SCHEDULES: League games will operate from January 11 February 22. Games will be played Saturday’s. PRACTICE SCHEDULES: Each team will be scheduled a one-hour practice, once per week at local school gyms. Practices will begin the week of January 6.

TEAM ROSTERS: Players who register individually will be placed on a team with other boys/girls in the same grade, from the same school. Teams with not enough players will be combined with others. TEAM REGISTRATION: Players that wish to put a team together instead of registering individually must turn in a completed roster and all payments at once. 2nd-5th Grade Team’s that register together must attend the same school; all players must be in the same grade 6th grade teams that register together must have attended the same Elementary school. A volunteer coach must be in place to register as a team. Team rosters can be found at www. greatermidland.org/mba

GRADE ( A=Girls; B=Boys) 2nd 37400 - A, B 3rd 37401 - A, B 4th 37402 - A, B 5th 37403 - A, B 6th 37404 - A, B 2019 FALL BROCHURE

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ADULT PROGRAMS 5 ON 5 ADULT BASKETBALL LEAGUES

FITNESS FALL & CO-ED VOLLEYBALL LEAGUES Gather your friends, neighbors, co-workers to play in our Adult Volleyball Leagues! Leagues are offered Monday - Thursday with individual leagues playing the same night every week. Each team will have two weeks of practice and play 14 league games. Teams are required to have a manager or representative attend the organizational meeting on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at 7:00pm. Practice takes place the weeks of 09/16/2019 and 09/23/2019. League play begins the week of 09/30/19.

League Dates - MON - THU MEN & WOMEN SPONSOR FEE

9/16/19 - 1/6/20 27810-A

PLAYER FEE 27811-A

$240 Member/Participant $42/$48

Leagues for all levels will be forming this fall. Leagues will be offered Monday through Thursday with individual leagues playing the same night every week. Each team will have two weeks of practice and play ten league games. Registration packets will be available at the Welcome Center beginning Tuesday, October 1, 2019.

League Dates – MON –THU SPONSOR & TOURNEY FEE 27213-A

11/11/19 - 03/06/20 $350

PLAYER FEE 27211-A

Member/Participant $48/$55

OFFICALS NEEDED! Interested in becoming an adult basketball or adult volleyball official? INFO: Jenny Roan at 989.832.7937 Ext. 2261 or JRoan@greatermidland.org

ADULT CURLING Registration for curling leagues start in September, with leagues beginning in October. Visit midlandcurls.org for league information. INFO: Kevin Heye at 989.832.7937 Ext. 2211 KHeye@greatermidland.org

4 ON 4 ADULT BASKETBALL LEAGUES Come one, come all and brush up on your basketball skills before our 5 ON 5 season begins. Each team will have one week of practice and play six league games. There will be a single-elimination tournament at the end of the season. B and Low B league games will be played on Tuesday evenings. A/High B and Women’s league games will be played on Thursday evenings. Practice takes place the week of 09/09/2019. League play begins the week of 9/16/19. Tournament play will be scheduled the weeks of 10/28/2019 and 11/04/2019.

League Dates - TUE & THU

9/9/19 - 10/17/19

Member/Participant $42 / $48 $42 / $48

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1st Player Fee - Playing on one team 2nd Player Fee - Playing on two teams

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LEAGUE Sunday Youth League: Sunday Supper League: Sunday Fun League: Monday Middle School League: Monday Open League: Tuesday Ladies’ League: Wednesday Middle School League: Wednesday Open League: Thursday Sunrise League: Thursday Novice League (8 weeks): Thursday Open League: Friday Mixed League:

1:30pm - 3:30pm 5:00pm - 7:00pm 7:30pm 3:30pm - 5:30pm 6:00pm and 8:15pm 6:30pm* 3:30pm - 5:30pm 6:00pm and 8:15pm 9:30am - 11:30am 6:00pm - 7:30pm 8:00pm - 10:00pm 6:00pm and 8:00pm*

*Start times and dates subject to final number of curlers


ADULT FINE ARTS WATER COLOR

ADULT DANCE TAI CHI

AGES: 18 AND UP

Practice the ancient Chinese discipline of Tai Chi! This activity includes a series of continuous controlled, usually slow movements designed to improve physical and mental well-being!

FALL 2 11/12 - 12/17 10215-A

T

ADULT BALLET

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Member/Participant $52/$60

AGES: 12-99

Water Color with Louise Herringshaw. Do you have an interest in water color painting? This class provides a comfortable atmosphere to begin or continue that journey. No formal instruction Working at your own pace with guidance, you will develop the skills to express your creative self. The supplies that you will need will be discussed at the first session. Bring whatever paints and brushes you have to the first class. We will use 140# (or higher) paper which you can buy in an 11 ½ x 15 ½ pad at Michael’s or Hobby Lobby. 2-hour class. Drop ins welcome at $12.00/day

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 13650-A Tu 9:00am - 11:00am

Member/Participant $65/$75

FALL 2 10/29 - 12/17 13650-B

$65/$75

Tu

9:00am - 11:00am

AGES: 18 AND UP

Ballet is a great discipline to gain flexibility, long & lean muscles, coordination and balance. Whether you’re reliving your youth or trying something new, this class will bring out your inner ballerina! Bring some friends and do something great for yourself!

FALL 1 9/3 - 10/22 17909-A Tu 7:20pm - 8:15pm

Member/Participant $68/$78

FALL 2 10/29 - 12/17

$68/$78

17909-B

Tu

7:20pm - 8:15pm

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ACTIVE ADULT PROGRAMS BARSTOW/SHIPPS WING QUALIFYING MEMBERS: Members who are 50 years or older have access to all the Barstow/Shipps Wing has to offer if you have one of the following memberships: 50+ Membership (only $45 annual fee), Premier, Multi or Land & Water Annual Fitness Pass.

50+ CENTER FUN ACTIVITIES/EXERCISE BLAST FROM THE PAST CONCERTS Free admission. First Monday of the month October 2019 - May 2020. Dance: 6:00pm - 8:00pm and optional potluck at 5:15pm Dates: Oct. 7, Nov. 4, Dec. 2, Feb. 3, Mar. 2, Apr. 6 and May 4

BILLIARDS – POOL Six Brunswick pool tables. The room is open for play: Monday Friday from 8:00am - 4:30pm and in evenings and weekends with a 50+ membership. Check often in the 50+ Center for Billiard Tournaments. Tournaments include snacks.

DUPLICATE BRIDGE Monday & Wednesday at 12:30 pm. This is sanctioned bridge and includes additional fees.

EUCHRE

Played every Wednesday at 1:00pm. Everyone is welcome.

MAH JONGG Tuesdays & Thursdays at 1:00pm. Mah Jongg is a rummy-like game played with tiles rather than cards. Beginners are welcome and instruction is offered if needed.

LINE DANCING

Tuesday & Thursday at 10:30am. Led by a volunteer!

GENTLE AEROBICS Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 12:15pm - 1 pm. A light and gentle aerobics class. Led by a volunteer.

COMPUTER HELP If you are in need of computer assistance, our Computer Club members may be able to help. Call for an appointment 989-8327937 ext. 2270.

ANTIQUE SOCIETY Bring your treasures and meet with others as they share their collections. Those interested meet the 3rd Monday of the month at 7:30 pm. in the 50+ Center and is FREE for all.

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50+ CENTER FUN EXERCISE SILVERSNEAKERS SilverSneakers is a program offered under many insurance plans. Check with your insurance provider to see if you qualify! SilverSneaker classes are offered every Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10:45am– 11:45am. Our experienced instructors will help you feel comfortable in this fun, lower intensity, group exercise setting. SILVER & FIT This program allows you to attend many of our Active Adult fitness classes where our instructors provide a fun, low-intensity group exercise setting. Offered under many insurance plans, be sure to check with your insurance to see if you qualify.


COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS SEASONAL FAMILY FUN IN THE POOL PUMPKIN PLUNGE

LET’S HAVE SOME FUN!

AGES: 2 - 12 YEARS

Swim along with pumpkins in the Oasis Pool! Pick one out to decorate to display at home; snacks and drinks will be provided. A late fee of $3 will be assessed starting October 23, 2019. Children under the age of 7 must always be accompanied by an adult in the pool.

10/25

11545-A

F

6:00pm - 7:00pm

DIVE AND DECORATE

$5

AGES: 2 - 12 YEARS

Swim among hundreds of shatterproof Christmas ornaments, pick out your favorite color, decorate your ornament with craft paint, and display on your tree at home. Late fee of $3.00 will be assessed starting December 11, 2019. Children under the age of 7 must always be accompanied by an adult in the water. Snacks and drinks provided!

12/13

11305-A

F

6:00pm - 7:00pm

$5

TRAVEL WITH US!

Stay tuned for more Fall Trips!

FALL PETOSKEY TRIP - THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17TH

Petoskey is a must-see Michigan City, especially in the Fall! This adventure will be the perfect time to get a glimpse of fall colors and the beauty of Northern Michigan. TRIP INCLUDES: Fully escorted Motorcoach bus trip leaving from Midland Community Center, a step-on guided tour of Petoskey, time on your own to enjoy lunch within the City, a scenic drive through the Tunnel of Trees, an all-inclusive dinner at the historic Legs Inn Restaurant featuring Polish food, snacks, games, and prizes on the bus. (Prizes donated by Bayside Home Care)

ACTIVITY: 15934 B COST: $98

DEPART: 7:15am RETURN: 9:15pm

Register by September 5th. No refunds after September 5th.

CHARITY ISLAND TRIP SEPT. 19

This beautiful island is a must-see! The largest island in the Saginaw Bay, Charity Island has about 3 miles of shoreline and is surrounded by the waters of Lake Huron. TRIP INCLUDES: Fully escorted Motorcoach bus trip, boat cruise to and from Charity Island, Scenic views of the island with a few short walks, island served meal (Great Lakes Perch or sauteed tenderloin steak tips), snacks games and prizes donated by Bayside Home Care. *If this trip is canceled due to weather, the rain date is scheduled for September 26.

ACTIVITY: 45330-B DEPART: 8am COST: $145 RETURN: 6:30pm Register by August 29th. No refunds after August 29th.

FAMILY FUN NIGHTS

3RD ANNUAL SENIOR GRILL OUT

SEPT. 16

FALL CRAFT BAZAAR

DEC. 7

TIME: Any time between 11:00am - 1:00pm COST: Free WHERE: Outside of the Barstow/Shipps Wing (50+ Center) *Food and Prizes donated by Independence Village

TIME: 9:00am – 2:00pm WHERE: Community Center Barstow/Shipps Wing COST: Open to the public, FREE of charge! VENDORS: Applications are available online at greatermidland. org or in person at the Greater Midland Community Center. Applications must be filled out and turned into the Community Center with “Attention Amanda Ewald” on the envelope. Applications must be approved before you are guaranteed a table. We have the right to deny vendors based on your crafts/products. There are limited spaces available per category of item. ACTIVITY: 14002-B COST: $25 for 8-foot table or $20 for a 6-foot table VENDOR SETUP: 7:00am - 8:45am Saturday (50+ Center will open at 7; not before that) APPLICATION DEADLINE: November 12

DANCING Midland Traditional Dance - Contra Dance We welcome beginner and experienced dancers, singles, couples, and children age 8 and over with an adult. Warm up/pre dance lessons start at 6:30pm. Dancing 7:00 - 9:30pm.

COST: $7/dance DATES: September 14, 2019; October 12, 2019; November 9, 2019; December 14, 2019; January 11, 2020; February 8, 2020; March 14, 2020; April 11, 2020; May 9, 2020

AGES: ALL AGES

Sponsored By

Bring your family to Family Fun Nights on the first Friday of every month! Each month will host a different theme. FREE for Greater Midland Community Center Members. $5/per person for non-members

DATE 9/6 Back to School Bash 10/4 Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt 11/1 Turkey Trot 12/6 Antarctic Adventure

19000-A 19000-B 19000-C 19000-D

F F F F

6:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 8:00pm 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Member/Participant FREE/$5 FREE/$5 FREE/$5 FREE/$5

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AQUATIC PROGRAMS THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW BEFORE YOUR FIRST SWIM CLASS 1. No make-ups will be given for any missed classes. Swim class fees do not include admittance to any open swim times. 2. Please bring hair ties or clips for hair that will hang in the face when wet. 3. Please remove street shoes before entering pool area.

STRUCTURED LESSONS All aquatic instructional programs are offered under the standards of the Greater Midland Swim Program. Standardized skills and progress reports will be used in all classes to reflect each student’s abilities.

PRIVATE & SEMI-PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS Private and semi-private swim lessons are available through the Community Center at various times throughout the week. This is a great opportunity to get one-on-one instruction at a time that fits your schedule. Our qualified swim instructors are available to work with any age or skill level. PRIVATE LESSON: $40 per 30-minute session; SEMI-PRIVATE LESSON: $20 per 30-minute session per participant (a minimum of two participants are required for a lesson). TIMES & REGISTRATION: Esteban Rivera at ERivera@greatermidland. org or 832-7937 ext. 2281

GREATER MIDLAND SWIM PROGRAMS GREATER MIDLAND SWIM LEVELS

AGES: 3 - 16 YEARS

Youth lessons, for ages 3 through 16 years old are DIVIDED BY AGE AND ABILITY within each time slot. All levels, from first time 3-yearolds through advanced Level 6, will be offered. Sign your child up for a time that accommodates your schedule and a qualified Greater Midland instructor will divide him/her into the appropriate levels. This accommodates all of your children in on time frame!

FALL 1 9/9 - 10/21 11001-A M 11001-B M 11001-C M 11001-D M

4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:15pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 6:45pm 6:45pm - 7:30pm

Member/Participant $70/$80 $70/$80 $70/$80 $70/$80

FALL 2 10/28 - 12/16 11001-E M 11001-F M 11001-G M 11001-H M

4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:15pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 6:45pm 6:45pm - 7:30pm

Member/Participant $78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90

9/3 - 10/22

11001-J 11001-K 11001-L

Tu Tu Tu

4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:15pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 6:45pm

$78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90

10/29 - 12/17 11001-N 11001-P 11001-Q

Tu Tu Tu

4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:15pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 6:45pm

$78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90

9/4 - 10/23

11003-A 11003-B 11003-C

W W W

4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:15pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 6:45pm

$78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90

9/7 - 10/26

11006-A 11006-B 11006-C

Sa Sa Sa

10:00am - 10:45am $78/$90 10:45am - 11:30am $78/$90 11:30am - 12:15pm $78/$90

10/30 - 12/18

11003-E 11003-F 11003-G 11003-H

W W W W

4:30pm - 5:15pm 5:15pm - 6:00pm 6:00pm - 6:45pm 6:45pm - 7:30pm

$78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90 $78/$90

11/2 - 12/21

11006-E 11006-F 11006-G

Sa Sa Sa

10:00am - 10:45am $70/$80 10:45am - 11:30am $70/$80 11:30am - 12:15pm $70/$80

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SWIM TEAMS PORPOISE

AGES: 6 - 12 YEARS

Not sure if your child is ready to commit to the Dolphins? Check out our introductory swim team. Children ages 6-12 years old can have the swim team experience and learn what a swim team is all about! Sign up for 1 or 2 practices a week. We will conclude the session with a swim meet. Practices are held in the East Pool at the Midland Community Center. NOTE: Participants must be able to swim 25 yards continuously without assistance or using any flotation, as well as needing to know the basics of the freestyle and back strokes.

FALL 1 9/4 - 10/23 11916-A M/W 5:30pm - 6:30pm 9/9 - 10/21 11918-A M 5:30pm - 6:30pm 9/4 - 10/23 11918-B W 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Member/Participant $139/$160 $70/$80 $78/$90

FALL 2 10/28 - 12/18 11916-B 10/28 - 12/16 11918-E 10/30 - 12/18 11918-F

$148/$170 $78/$90 $78/$90

M/W 5:30pm - 6:30pm M 5:30pm - 6:30pm W 5:30pm - 6:30pm

MIDLAND DOLPHINS SWIM TEAM Powered by the Greater Midland Community Center, the mission of the Midland Dolphins Swim Team is to promote competitive swimming in the Midland community while allowing each athlete to achieve his or her personal goals. We do this by providing the opportunities for our swimmers to swim at both local and competitive swim meets. Current schedules can be picked up at the Welcome Center. INFO: Buffy Hall at BHall@greatermidland.org or Beth Gaertner at BGaertner@greatermidland.org 989.923.1978

ADULT SWIM PROGRAMS ADULT SWIM LESSONS

AGES: 18 AND UP

These adult lessons are designed for participants over 18 years old, and geared to each individual’s personal goals. This class is structured for all skill levels of swimming.

FALL 1 9/4 - 10/23 11810-B W 6:45pm - 7:30pm

Member/Participant $80/$92

FALL 2 11/6 - 12/18

$80/$92

11810-F

W

7:30pm - 8:15pm

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EARLY CARE & EDUCATION Our Early Education program is implementing the HighScope Curriculum. “The HighScope Curriculum emphasizes adult-child interaction, a carefully designed learning environment, and a plan-do-review process that strengthens initiative and self-reliance in children and young people.” With guidance from our qualified staff your child will be prepared to begin Kindergarten with the necessary developmental skills and confidence to succeed in the next step of his or her education. Ultimately our goal is to provide education, social and emotional support and the opportunity to explore and discover to set the course of lifelong learning. Your child’s day will include but is not limited to: • • • • • • •

Literacy Social/Emotional Development Communication Small/Large Motor Development Large Group/Small Group Time STEM Sensory/Art

For more information about the HighScope Curriculum please visit http://www.highscope.org The daily routine will include a great balance between education and recreation, including opportunities for swim, use of our gymnastics facility, gym time, classroom yoga, fitness, imaginary play, signing and storytelling. Wrap around care is also available to supplement your child’s day. INFO: 989.832.7937 Ext. 2237 or ChildCare@greatermidland.org

Greater Midland offers additional locations for Early Care & Education opportunities at North Family Center, Coleman Family Center and Longview Early Learning Center

BEFORE & AFTER SCHOOL Throughout the school year before and after care is available at Siebert, Woodcrest, Chestnut Hill and Central Park Elementary Schools. We also offer a full day program for school agers on non-MPS school days. Our full day program is located on the campus of Greater Midland Community Center including: professional development days, Winter Break and Spring Break. We offer full day care on snow/inclement weather days on a first come first served basis. Kids have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities on non-school days including swimming at the Oasis Pool, recreational gym time, and organized games and activities. INFO: 989.832.7937 Ext. 2237 or ChildCare@greatermidland.org

Our State of Michigan Licensed program is committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment that encourages every child to grow and learn through play and exploration. Each age group participates in planned daily activities designed to promote physical, social/emotional and cognitive development. Our qualified staff is dedicated to meeting each child’s individual needs. Staff members are committed to ensuring every child is both safe and engaged. We offer flexible enrollment and payment options for children 6 weeks through 5 yrs. INFO: 989.832.7937 Ext. 2237 or ChildCare@greatermidland.org 22

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COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS

Thriving

Healthy

Engaged

Stable

Creating a meaningful connection

Helping all to reach their health and wellness goals

Building a stronger community by working together

Providing a nurturing and caring environment where everyone belongs

Dow Chemical Foundation Dow Corning Foundation Rollin M. Gerstacker Foundation Patricia and David Kepler Foundation RE/MAX of Midland Charles J. Strosacker Foundation

Arbury Insurance Agency Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Blue Care Network Linked Technologies MidMichigan Health

WE THANK OUR CHAMPIONS FOR WORKING WITH US AND HELPING US MAKE OUR MIDLAND COMMUNITY GREATER! The Greater Midland Community Center is striving to create a thriving, healthy, engaged and stable community. Your business organization is a vital part in helping us achieve this goal. The Community Champions Program is designed to offer Wellness, Community Outreach and Philanthropic opportunities used to create healthier employees, community connectivity and increased brand awareness.

CONTRIBUTE. VOLUNTEER. BELONG.

Together we can ensure that all Midland residents are thriving, healthy, engaged and stable.

Bailey Family Dental & Braces ATS Printing Bayside Home Care Blessed Sacrament Parish Bickford of Midland Brookdale Senior Living Buffalo Wild Wings Children’s Therapy Corner Patrick Cary – Allstate Insurance Chippewa Nature Center Catholic Federal Credit Union Dairy Queen Davis & Davis Orthodontics Domino’s Dow Chemical Employees’ Credit Union ESPN 100.9 Bob Evans Benjamin F. Edwards & Co Garber Automotive Group Family Medicine Associates Ieuter Insurance Group Great Lakes Investment Advisors Kroger Huntington National Bank McArdle Buick GMC Cadillac Independence Village Senior Living McKay Press Jim’s Body Shop Meijer Scott MacGregor - State Farm Insurance Midland Area Community Foundation Members First Credit Union Midland Chiropractic Sports Rehab Midland Amateur Radio Club Midland Oral & Maxilliofacial Midland Chemical Company Quad/Graphics Ray’s Bike Shop Quest Diagnostics Shay Water Co. Runners Athletic Company Sound Productions WalMart Spence Brothers Subway Touch of Health Therapies Underwater Antics

WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Contact Beth Gaertner, 989.832.7937 x 2280 or Bgaertner@Greatermidland.org.

BROCHURE SPONSORSHIPS/ADVERTISING

Limited opportunities are available for the annual Spring/Summer, Fall and Winter Brochures! Please contact us if you are interested in advertising!

Thriving - $10,000+

Engaged - $1,500+

Healthy - $5,000+

Stable - up to $1,499 2019 FALL BROCHURE

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