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Applefest SUN. august 26 • 1-4pm Ravenswood Historic Site 2647 Arroyo Road, Livermore FREE Family Friendly Event • No RSVP Required Special Apple Tasting at 2:00pm

DOCENTTOURS RAVENSWOOD HISTORICAL

Historical information tours are offered on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month from 12pm to 4pm. Free to the general public; last tour begins at 3pm. For special event tours, please contact LARPD at (925)373-5700. Closed Mother’s Day and Easter Sunday

2647 Arroyo Road Livermore, CA

925.443.0238 Presented by: Ravenswood Progress League and Livermore Area Recreation and Park District


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Contents Aquatics..........................................................................2-4 Preschool....................................................................... 6-7 Early Years Special Interest........................................ 8-9 Youth Dance and Gymnastics..................................... 10-14 Youth Martial Arts & Special Interests......................16-20 Youth Sports...................................................................21-25 Teens...............................................................................26-27 Outdoor Recreation...................................................... 28 Adult Dance and Fitness..............................................30-34 Adult Special Interest.................................................. 35-38 Adult Sports................................................................... 39 50+ Services and Programs........................................ 40-47 50+ Classes.................................................................... 48-49 50+ Trips..........................................................................50 Event Rentals................................................................. 51-53 Parks............................................................................... 54 Extras.............................................................................. 55 Registration................................................................... 56

SPECIAL EVENTS Applefest........... Inside Front Cover Docent Tours.... Inside Front Cover Dogtoberfest................................ 5 Breakfast with Santa.................. 9 Children’s Fair...............................15 Visit from Santa........................... 20 Explore More................................29 LARPD Foundation...................... 31 Parents Night Out........................71 Join Our Team....Inside Back Cover Family Dance....Inside Back Cover

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District an Independent Special District Robert Livermore Community Center District Offices 4444 East Avenue, Livermore, CA 94550 • 925.373.5700 Email: info@larpd.org Website: www.larpd.org Like us on Facebook: Livermore Area Recreation and Park District Administrative Office Hours: M-Th-8:00am-6:00pm; F-8:00am -5:00pm General Manager: Mathew Fuzie Board of Directors: Maryalice Summers Faltings, David Furst, Jan Palajac, Philip Pierpont, and Beth Wilson. Mission To provide the people of the Livermore area with outstanding recreation programs and a system of parks, trails, recreation areas and facilities that promote enjoyment, lifelong learning and healthy active lifestyles. Board Meetings and Communicating with LARPD The public is invited to attend the Board of Directors meetings, held the second and last Wednesdays of the month at 7pm at the Robert Livermore Community Center, 4444 East Avenue in Livermore, and comment on any topic concerning local parks and recreation services and facilities. In addition, if the public has a concern or question about District services or facilities, it can be addressed to the General Manager, at info@larpd.org. Board meetings are recorded and broadcast on Cable TV Channel 29 the evening following each Board meeting. Activity Guides The LARPD Activity Guide is published three times per year: Summer, Fall and Winter/Spring. Readers can also view the LARPD Activity Guide online at www.larpd.org. Any changes that take place after the print guide is published can be found in the online guide edition. Photo Policy LARPD reserves the right to use photos taken of visitors while they are visiting LARPD facilities or special events or participants in any department programs. Such photographs may be used by Livermore Area Recreation and Park District for publicity purposes. Holiday Closures The District Offices are closed on: 9/3, 11/12, 11/22, 11/23, 12/24, 12/25, 12/31

Assistant General Manager FALL 2018

Welcome to the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District. I would like to take this opportunity to share why we are so important to you and our community. Learn a new skill through our enrichment programs from ukulele lessons to tai chi. We provide licensed school-age child care at all Livermore elementary schools, after-school programs at middle schools, and preschool programs. The 71,000 sq. ft. Robert Livermore Community Center offers programs for all ages from preschoolers to older adults, seven days a week year-round. Play in our pools, gymnasium, sports fields, recreation center and pickleball courts. Celebrate with us when you want to have a birthday party, wedding, or family reunion. We offer a wide variety of venues for event and facility rentals. Explore our parks, miles of trails and open space. LARPD operates over 50 parks, including the ever-popular 840 acre Sycamore Grove Park. We’ve joined Healthy Parks, Healthy People: Bay Area to promote health and wellness by getting people to come out and play with us. As your Assistant General Manager, I encourage you to take this opportunity to participate in our programs and services where you can Learn, Play, Explore Livermore Area Recreation and Park District is here to serve YOU!

Patricia Lord Assistant General Manager


AQUATICS

Robert Livermore Aquatic Center 4448 Loyola Way, Livermore, CA • 925-373-5750 Activity Pool & Main Pool 8/25-9/30 Noon-6pm

Saturday-Sunday

Holiday Hours: Labor Day 9/3 Recreation Swim

Noon-6pm

Fees

Single Admission

Under 48” Over 48” Senior/Military

Resident $5.00 Non Resident $6.00 Resident $7.00 Non Resident $8.00 Resident $6.00 Non Resident $7.00

After years of development and planning, LARPD has scheduled some much needed improvements at the RLAC. Plans include deck replacement, replastering and new tile for both pools, and the addition of permanent stairs and ADA lifts. Tentative closure date is Monday, October 22, 2018 with a plan to re-open for Summer 2019. During this time May Nissen Swim Center will be open and available. Please call the Aquatic Office at 925-373-5750 for information.

Children 24 months & younger FREE with paying adult

Adult/Toddler Time at RLCC (6 mos-5 yrs) M-TH

8/20-9/13

9:15-11:15am

Fees

Single Admission

Adult/Toddler Adult/Toddler

Resident $3.00/person Non-Resident $4.00/person

Lap Swim (12+ yrs)

Holiday Hours: Labor Day 9/3

8-11am

Robert Livermore Aquatic Center: August 20 - October 21 Days

Times

M/W/F M/W/F T/TH SAT

6am-3pm 5:30-7:30pm 6am-1:30pm 8-11am

Fees

Single Admission

Adults Adults Youth/Senior Youth/Senior

Resident $4.00 Non Resident $5.00 Resident $3.50 Non Resident $4.50

Notes

Swim Pass 15 for $55, 50 for $175, Annual $550 15 for $61, 50 for $193, Annual $600 15 for $50, 50 for $150, Annual $475 15 for $55, 50 for $165, Annual $500

May Nissen Swim Center 685 Rincon Avenue, Livermore, CA • 925-960-2451 May Nissen Swim Center: October 22 - December 23 - Lap Swim ONLY

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Days

Times

M-F M/W/F SAT

6am-3pm 5:30-7:30pm 8-11am

Fees

Single Admission

Adults Adults Youth/Senior Youth/Senior

Resident $3.00 Non Resident $4.00 Resident $2.50 Non Resident $3.50

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018

Notes No LAP SWIM 11/12, 11/22, 11/23

Swim Pass 15 for $55, 50 for $175, Annual $550 15 for $61, 50 for $193, Annual $600 15 for $50, 50 for $150, Annual $475 15 for $55, 50 for $165, Annual $500


AQUATICS

Water Exercise This non-impact, intense aerobic exercise class will challenge your cardiovascular endurance, as well as develop muscle strength, endurance, and flexibility. Equipment is provided.

Robert Livermore Aquatic Center NO CLASS 9/3 Days

Dates

M/W/F M-F M/W SAT

Times

8/30-10/21

7:30-8:25am 9-9:55am 5:40-6:35pm 8:15-9:10am

May Nissen Swim Center NO CLASS 11/12, 11/22, 11/23 Days M/W/F T/TH M/W SAT

Dates

Times

10/22-12/23

7:30-8:25am 9-9:55am 5:40-6:35pm 8:15-9:10am

FEES: • $80 for 10 classes • $140 for 20 classes • $180 for 30 classes Drop-in fee $10 per class

Swim Conditioning

Private Swim Lessons

Stay in shape with our Swim Conditioning Program! Along with general workouts, there will be instruction on stroke techniques. Prerequisite: Ability to swim 25 yards comfortably and 30 seconds of treading water OR passed Learn-to-Swim Level 3.

Monday-Wednesday / 25 minute lessons Resident: $182 / Non-Resident: $200

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5-8 9-12 13-18

M/W M/W M/W

9/5-10/17 9/5-10/17 9/5-10/17

Times

# Classes

Resident/ Non-Res

3:45-4:15pm 4:15-5:15pm 5:15-6:15pm

13 13 13

$104/$114 $130/$143 $130/$143

Private Swim Lessons by Request at RLCC If you are interested in setting up private swim lessons during the off season, please contact the aquatics office at 925-373-5751. Please note that we will do our best to accommodate all request based on availability.

September 5-26 # #6506 #6507 #6508 #6509 #6510 #6511

Times 3:30-3:55pm 4-4:25pm 4:30-4:55pm 5-5:25pm 5:30-5:55pm 6-6:25pm

Monday-Wednesday / 25 minute lessons Resident: $156 / Non-Resident: $172

October 1-17 # #6512 #6513 #6514 #6515 #6516 #6517

Times 3:30-3:55pm 4-4:25pm 4:30-4:55pm 5-5:25pm 5:30-5:55pm 6-6:25pm

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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AQUATICS

USWP-LAZERS WATER POLO TEAM LARPD has a United States Water Polo (USWP) team, governed by USWP, which encourages high standards of play and good sportsmanship. As a USWP Club team, all practices and competitions will be sanctioned, requiring all participants to be currently registered with USWP. Become a member at www.usawaterpolo.org. TeamSnap is used as the main communication and an account will be set up for those who are new. Fee does not include tournament fees. Separate fees will be applied based on player participation in scheduled tournaments. *Held at May Nissen Swim Center

12 & Under WATER POLO - CO-ED # #6951 #6952

M/W T/Th*

Resident/Non-Resident

Dates

Times

9/5-10/17 10/23-12/20

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

Days

No Class 11/22

$98/$107 $128/$140

14 & Under WATER POLO - CO-ED #6953 #6954

M/W T/TH*

9/5-10/17 10/23-12/20

$104/$114 $136/$150

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

No Class 11/22

18 & Under WATER POLO #6955 #6956

T/TH* T/Th*

11/13-12/20 11/13-12/20

$94/$103 $94/$103

5:30-7pm (Girls) 7-8:30pm (Boys)

No Class 11/22 No Class 11/22

Splashball (6-10 yrs)

Adult 18 & Up Water Polo

A “T-ball” version of water polo designed to introduce the sport of water polo to kids 6-10 years. Learn basic skills and understanding of water polo in a recreational format, while providing social development through participation in a team sport.

A perfect opportunity for swimmers to learn the popular game of water polo and former players to get back into the game! Participants will learn the basic skills and rules of water polo in a fun and supportive atmosphere. For more information call (925) 373-5750. DROP IN $10.

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Day

#6957

F

Dates 9/7-10/19

Times

Res/Non-Res

4:30-5:30pm

$53/$58

ALL AGES ARE WELCOME RES $10/NR $15

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Day

Dates

M/W

9/5-10/17

Times

Res/Non-Res

7:30-9pm

10 pass: $50/$55 20 pass: $80/$88

#6016 Saturday•October 20th • Noon-2pm

Bring your family and friends for our 3rd Annual Pool Pumpkin Patch! Choose a pumpkin floating in our pool patch, then design & carve it! No charge for parents or guardians not participating.

For more info call:

LARPD 925-373-5750 or LARPD.ORG

Robert Livermore Aquatic Center: 4448 Loyola Way

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PRESCHOOL

LARPD Toddler & Parent Programs

Open registration began July 2, 2018. This schedule is subject to change. LARPD Preschool Programs offer the following parent participation classes for children 1 - 3 years of age. Please call 925-960-2486 to register or visit our offices at 71 Trevarno Road. Online registration is not available for these classes. Non-resident fees apply to non-residents of Livermore, and will be assessed at the time of registration.

Wonderful Ones (12-17 mos)

Little Explorers (2-3yrs) Little House, 85 Trevarno Road Positive early experiences have a huge effect on children's chances for achievement, success, and happiness. Your child can explore the routines of pre-school with the comfort of a parent or guardian. Experience circle time, music and movement, art and outside play. Pack a healthy snack each day. Class time is 2 hours, one day per week.

M M

9/10-10/15 10/22-12/10

9-11am 9-11am

M

9/10-12/10

9-11am

T T

9/4-10/16 10/23-12/11

9-11am 9-11am

T

9/4-12/11

9-11am

W W

9/5-10/17 10/24-12/12

9-11am 9-11am

W

9/5-12/12

9-11am

Little House, 85 Trevarno Road Healthy, engaged parents or caregivers are the best brain supports a child can have. Circle time fun, finger plays, sensory experiences and motor development opportunities help young children make sense of the world they live in. Class time is 1 hour, one day per week.

F 9/7-10/19

11:30am-12:30pm

F 10/26-12/14 11:30am-12:30pm F 9/7-12/14

11:30am-12:30pm

Ses 1 (6 weeks) $48 NO CLASS 10/5 Ses 2 (7 weeks) $56 NO CLASS 11/23 FULL (13 weeks) $94 NO CLASS 10/5 & 11/23

Toddler Time (18-24 mos)

TH 9/6-10/18 TH 10/25-12/13

9-11am 9-11am

TH 9/6-12/13

9-11am

F

9/7-10/19

9-11am

F

10/26-12/14

9-11am

F

9/7-12/14

9-11am

Little House, 85 Trevarno Road Toddlers want to experience the world. Enjoy socialized play while working on developing language and cognitive skills through fun activities based on art, music, story time and other sensory activities. Class time is 1 hour & 15 minutes, one day per week.

W 9/5-10/17 11:30am-12:45pm W 10/24-12/12 11:30am-12:45pm W 9/5-12/12

11:30am-12:45pm

Ses 1 (7 weeks) $56 Ses 1 (7 weeks) $56 NO CLASS 11/21 FULL (14 weeks) $101 NO CLASS 11/21

TH 9/6-10/18 11:30am-12:45pm Ses 1 (7 weeks) $56 TH 10/25-12/13 11:30am-12:45pm Ses 2 (7 weeks) $56 NO CLASS 11/21 TH 9/6-12/13 11:30am-12:45pm FULL (14 weeks) $101 NO CLASS 11/21

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Ses 1 (6 weeks) $96 Ses 2 (6 weeks) $96 NO CLASS 11/12 & 11/19 FULL (12 weeks) $173 NO CLASS 11/12 & 11/19 Ses 1 (7 weeks) Ses 2 (7 weeks) NO CLASS 11/20 FULL (14 weeks) NO CLASS 11/20

$112 $112

Ses 1 (7 weeks) Ses 2 (7 weeks) NO CLASS 11/21 FULL (14 weeks) NO CLASS 11/21

$112 $112

Ses 1 (7 weeks) Ses 2 (7 weeks) NO CLASS 11/22 FULL (14 weeks) NO CLASS 11/23

$112 $112

$202

$202

$202

Ses 1 (6 weeks) $96 NO CLASS 10/5 Ses 2 (7 weeks) $112 NO CLASS 11/23 FULL (13 weeks) $187 NO CLASS 10/5 & 11/23


Preschool Pre-K

T/TH M/W/F

9-11:30am $145/mo. 8:45-11:45am $245/mo.

Croce School 5650 Scenic Ave, Rm #35 Preschool Pre-K

T/TH M/W/F

9-11:30am $145/mo. 8:45-11:45am $245/mo.

Robert Livermore Community Center Poppy Room Preschool Pre-K

T/TH M/W/F

9-11:30am 9am-Noon

$145/mo. $245/mo.

Jane Addams 1310 Murdell Lane Little Learners T/TH Preschool T/TH T/TH Pre-K M/W/F M/W/F

2018-19 LARPD Preschool Programs

9-11:30am 9-11:30am 12:15-2:15pm 8:45-11:45am 12:30-2:30pm

PRESCHOOL

Christensen 5611 Bridgeport Circle

$145/mo. $145/mo. $125/mo. $245/mo. $185/mo.

May Nissen 685 Rincon Ave.

This schedule is subject to change. Open registration for the 2018/19 school year began March 1, 2018. • Please call 925-960-2486 to register or visit our offices at 71 Trevarno Road.

Preschool Pre-K

T/TH M/W/F

9-11:30am 9-11:30am

$145/mo. $195/mo.

Operates on a month-to-month basis and follows the LVJUSD calendar. Programs rely on parent volunteers to assist in the class. Space is limited.

Little Learners (2.5yrs by September 1, 2018) Little Learners develop social and cognitive skills, mature emotionally, and gain self-confidence through play based activities. Adult participation is required until the child is able to use the restroom independently, then one day per month thereafter.

Preschool (3yrs by September 1, 2018) Play-based learning offers, social experiences and opportunities for preschoolers to make choices. Our goal is to channel 3 year olds into the world of learning. Parents/guardians are encouraged to participate at least one day per month. Children must be able to use the restroom independently.

Pre-K (4yrs by September 1, 2018) When engaged in thoughtful, age appropriate play, children gain confidence for Kindergarten readiness, build relationships, problem-solve, practice conflict resolution, expand language, understand limits, and spark creativity. Parents/guardians are encouraged to participate at least one day per month. Children must be able to use the restroom independently.

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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EARLY YEARS

Messy Art (2-4yrs)

Heather Cass RLCC Fiesta Room For the parent and child to experience art aimed at increasing creativity, dexterity, fine motor skills, imagination and vocabulary. Assist your child as he/she explores a range of materials. Wear “ready for mess” clothes. Price for both parent & child.

Things that Go Bump in the Night

Shivering ghosts, silly goblins, jolly jack-o-lanterns. Together mix, mash and moosh projects for Halloween.

#1300 W 10/3-10/17 9:45-10:30am RES $55/NR $61 #1301 W 10/3-10/17 11-11:45am RES $55/NR $61 #1302 SAT 10/6-10/20 10-10:45am RES $55/NR $61

NEW

Gingerbread Houses (2-10yrs)

LARPD Staff RLCC Fiesta Room Celebrate the holiday season by creating your very own gingerbread house. Have a great time designing the candy house of your dreams. We include everything from graham crackers to royal icing, gum drops, candy canes and more. The 2-5 year old class is a parent participation class.

2-5yrs #1310

Under the Sea

10/31-11/14 9:45-10:30am RES $55/NR $61 10/31-11/14 11-11:45am RES $55/NR $61

Tinsel Times All that glitter makes the season bright! Together experience the joy of creating colorful, shiny holiday art. Your child will use a variety of materials to make unique 2-D and 3-D creations.

#1305 W 12/5-12/19 #1306 W 12/5-12/19 #1307 SAT 12/1-12/15

1:30-2:30pm

RES $27NR $30

SAT 12/15

3-4pm

RES $27NR $30

6-10yrs

Will you find Nemo under the sea? Explore wavy water, flowing fish and buried treasures in this mixed media art experience. Enjoy, encourage and excite your child about the sea through art.

#1303 W #1304 W

SAT 12/15

9:45-10:30am RES $55/NR $61 11-11:45am RES $55/NR $61 10-10:45am RES $55/NR $61

#1311

Music Together Family Classes (0-5yrs) MTTracy LLC Staff

Unitarian Universalist Church 1893 North Vasco Road Family classes feature songs, instruments, movement and group activities. Extending the music into your home by including song collections CD’s, digital downloads and songbooks. Siblings are an additional $138 per child/siblings under 8 months are FREE. Visit www.mttracy.com for more information. No class 10/6, 10/27, 11/22.

#1320 #1321 #1322

T 9/18-11/20 9:30-10:15am TH 9/20-11/29 5:30-6:15pm SAT 9/22-12/8 9:30-10:15am

RES $238/NR $262 RES $238/NR $262 RES $238/NR $262

Classroom Music for Little Mozarts (3.5-5yrs) Galina’s Music Staff Studio Vine Center, 1756 First St. Join Beethoven Bear, Mozart Mouse and their music friends as they learn about music in a creative, exciting and imaginative atmosphere. This class is a comprehensive approach to musical learning that develops singing, movement and listening skills. Parents are welcome to attend. No class 11/22.

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9/20-11/29 2-2:45pm

RES $168/NR $185


SAT. december 8th • 9am

$12 per person Open to Children 10yrs and under & Adults

RLCC

Family Music (6 months-5yrs) Music Time Academy 2155 Las Positas Court, Livermore Children and adults will delight in singing, moving, and playing instruments together in a relaxed and supportive environment. Our fun-focused "mommy and me" music class features a delightful mixture of tunes, including both classic children's songs as well as pop/rock hits.

#1312 W 8/22-10/31 #1312 W 11/7-12/19

11-11:45am 11-11:45am

4444 EAST AVENUE LIVERMORE, CA

EARLY YEARS

Breakfast with Santa

RES $156/NR $172 RES $93/NR $102

Meet Music: A Sound Experience (3.5-6yrs) Music Time Academy 2155 Las Positas Court, Livermore Meet music, your new best friend! Children will learn the importance of listening as we explore a variety of fundamental musical concepts including rhythm, melody, and note reading. Activities include piano, percussion, singing, movement, and much more.

#1314 W 8/22-10/31 6:30-7:15pm #1314 W 11/7-12/19 6:30-7:15pm

PRESENTED BY:

RES $186/NR $205 RES $111/NR $122

PLAYSCHOOL ON DEMAND ONLY COME WHEN YOU WANT. ONLY PAY WHEN YOU COME.

AGES

1 TO 5 YRS

925 - 518 - 5104 A make-your-own-hours playschool for children to learn through creative play at their own pace. No enrollment fees (pay as you go), flexible (call, stop by or book ongoing times). DAYS: T, W, TH, F LOCATION: 2155 THIRD ST. FEES: $13/HOUR HOURS: ANYTIME 9AM-1PM

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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YOUTH DANCE

Hip Hop Dance/Break-Dance (6-14yrs) Mz “K” RLCC Studio Dance to current Hip-Hop music and learn current styles and steps in an upbeat environment. Dancers will also learn the 7 elements of break-dance top rock, feetwork, freezes, spins, drops, treading and swipes. No class 9/30.

4-5yrs: Parent & Me Kinder Hip Hop Dance Session I: 9/9-10/28 #2100

SUN

1-1:50pm

RES $223/NR $245

6-9yrs Session I: 9/9-10/28 #2101

SUN

2-3pm

RES $203/NR $223

10-14yrs Session I: 9/9-10/28 #2102

SUN

3-4pm

RES $203/NR $223

Livermore Ballet School (3+yrs) April Wagner RLCC Studio April Wagner received training with Contra Costa Ballet. She received scholarships to Joffrey Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet and Pennsylvania Ballet. April spent three consecutive summers with School of American Ballet at Lincoln Center in NYC and has taught ballet for 20 years. LBS performs 2 performances a year. livermoreballetschool.com. No class week of 11/19, 12/24-1/5.

# Day Time Ses I Fairy Tale Ballet (3-4yrs) T 5:15-6pm 8/14-9/11 #2111 Fairy Tale Ballet (4-5yrs) W 5:45-6:30pm 8/15-9/12 #2112 Ballet 1A-1B (5-7yrs) #2113 TH 5:45-6:30pm 8/16-9/13 Ballet 1B-1C (6-8yrs) #2110 TH 4-4:45pm 8/16-9/13 Ballet 2 (8.5yrs+) #2115 TH 4:45-5:45pm 8/16-9/13 Ballet 3 (9yrs+) - Sherida *Requires instructor approval #2114 T 4:15-5:15pm 8/14-9/11 Ballet 4 (11yrs+) *Requires instructor approval #2116 W 3:45-4:45pm 8/15-9/12 #2117 SAT 10-11:30am 8/18-9/15 Pointe (11yrs+) *Requires instructor approval #2118 W 4:45-5:45pm 8/15-9/12 #2119 SAT 11:30am-12:30pm 8/18-9/15 Adult Ballet - Sherida #2120 SAT 9-10am 8/18-9/15

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Ses II

Ses III

Ses IV

9/18-10/16

10/23-11/27

12/4-1/15

RES $65/NR $72

9/19-10/17

10/24-11/28

12/5-1/16

RES $65/NR $72

9/20-10/18

10/25-11/29

12/6-1/17

RES $65/NR $72

9/20-10/18

10/25-11/29

12/6-1/17

RES $65/NR $72

9/20-10/18

10/25-11/29

12/6-1/17

RES $65/NR $72

9/18-10/16

10/23-11/27

12/4-1/15

RES $65/NR $72

9/19-10/17 9/22-10/20

10/24-11/28 10/27-12/1

12/5-1/16 12/8-1/19

RES $65/NR $72 RES $65/NR $72

9/19-10/17 9/22-10/20

10/24-11/28 10/27-12/1

12/5-1/16 12/8-1/19

RES $62/NR $74 RES $62/NR $74

9/22-10/20

10/27-12/1

12/8-1/19

RES $68/NR $75

FALL 2018

Fee


YOUTH DANCE

A Nutcracker Tale with a Twist Dance Class (2-7yrs) Xtreme Force Dance Company 847 Rincon Ave. We will focus on ballet, tap, jazz and tumbling. Dancers will learn routines to perform in our very own holiday performance. There is no costume required or any admission fees. Home to national dance champions and some of the best dancers in the US. Email xtremeforcedancer@ymail.com.

#2130 #2134 #2137 #2137

2-3yrs 3-4yrs 4-5yrs 5-7yrs

M T M TH

9/10-12/10 9/11-12/11 9/10-12/10 9/13-12/13

5-5:30pm 9:30-10am 5:30-6:15pm 4:15-5pm

RES $147/NR $162 RES $147/NR $162 RES $152/NR $167 RES $152/NR $167

Tutus & Tap Shoes (2-6yrs)

Mini Hip-Hop (3-7yrs)

Sunshine Dance & Cheer Studio 1569 Olivina Ave. Suite 121 Join this exciting class that is a part of the Tutu's and Tap Shoes program. Perfect for any student just getting their start in dance. Students are required to wear tights, leotards, tap shoes and ballet shoes. Skirts are optional. No class 11/22.

Sunshine Dance & Cheer Studio 1569 Olivina Ave. Suite 121 This class is a fun and energetic introduction lesson in the hip-hop genre. From the break beats of the early eighties and the sounds of today, this class offers nonstop funky beats and a fun workout.

Ses II: 10/11-11/1 Ses I: 9/13-10/4 Ses III: 11/8-11/29 (RES $62/NR $66) Ses IV: 12/6-12/27

Ses I: 9/15-10/6 Ses II: 10/13-11/3 Ses III: 11/10-12/1 Ses IV: 12/8-12/29

#2103 2-3yrs

TH

4:30-5pm

RES $72/NR $79

SAT 9:30-10am

RES $72/NR $79

#2004

TH

5-5:45pm

RES $72/NR $79

Ses I: 9/15-10/6 Ses II: 10/13-11/3 Ses III: 11/10-12/1 Ses IV: 12/8-12/29

Ses I: 9/10-10/1 Ses II: 10/8-10/29 Ses III: 11/5-11/26 (RES $62/NR $66) Ses IV: 12/3-12/17 M

4:45-5:30pm

RES $72/NR $79

SAT 12:15-1pm

5-7yrs M

5:30-6:15pm

RES $72/NR $79

#2005

5-7yrs W

5:15-6pm

RES $72/NR $79

Sunshine Dance & Cheer Studio 1569 Olivina Ave. Suite 121 Learn basic pom-pom routines that includes synchronization, visual effects and precision of motions, jumps, leaps, and dance elements. Routines are used by dance teams that are fun, high energy and challenging. Includes pom-poms.

Ses I: 9/10-10/1 Ses II: 10/8-10/29 Ses III: 11/5-11/26 Ses IV: 12/3-12/17 (RES $62/NR $66)

Ses I: 9/15-10/6 Ses II: 10/13-11/3 Ses III: 11/10-12/1 Ses IV: 12/8-12/29 #2108 5-6yrs

RES $72/NR $79

Beginning Cheerleading (7-12yrs)

#2144 3.5-4.5yrs SAT 11:30am-12:15pm RES $72/NR $79

#2107 5-6yrs

10-10:30am

Ses I: 9/12-10/13 Ses II: 10/10-10/31 Ses III: 11/7-11/28 Ses IV: 12/5-12/26

Ses II: 10/11-11/1 Ses I: 9/13-10/4 Ses III: 11/8-11/29 (RES $62/NR $66) Ses IV: 12/6-12/27 #2106 3.5-4.5yrs

3-5yrs SAT

Ses I: 9/10-10/1 Ses II: 10/8-10/29 Ses III: 11/5-11/26 Ses IV: 12/3-12/17 (RES $62/NR $66)

Ses II: 10/13-11/3 Ses I: 9/15-10/6 Ses III: 11/10-12/1 Ses IV: 12/8-12/29 #2006 2-3yrs

#2104

#2105

M

6:30-7:30pm

RES $72/NR $79

RES $72/NR $79

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School Age T&T (5-16yrs) Springtime Tumbling & Trampoline Gymnastics Springtime Staff 5715 Southfront Rd. #D This class will teach basic to advanced trampoline and tumbling skills at the child's own pace. Participants must wear clothing with no buttons, snaps or zippers, socks required. Fill out a waiver at www.tumblingandtrampoline.com. No class 10/31.

Ses I: 8/28-9/18 Ses II: 9/25-10/16 Ses III: 10/23-11/13 Ses IV: 11/27-12/18 #2222

#2238

Parent Tot T&T (18mo-3yrs)

Session I: 8/28-9/18 Session III: 10/26-11/13 T

RES $129/NR $142

F

5-9yrs

T

5:45-6:45pm

RES $129/NR $142

Ses I: 8/29-9/19 Ses II: 9/26-10/17 Ses III: 10/24-11/14 (RES $97/NR $107) Ses IV: 11/28-12/19 #2221 10-16yrs W

5:45-6:45pm

RES $129/NR $142

Ses I: 8/30-9/20 Ses II: 9/27-10/18 Ses III: 10/25-11/15 Ses IV: 11/29-12/20 #2226

10-16yrs TH 4:45-5:45pm

RES $129/NR $142

Session II: 9/25-10/16 Session IV: 11/27-12/18

9:30-10:15am

Session I: 8/31-9/21 Session III: 10/29-11/16 #2220

3:45-4:45pm

Ses I: 8/29-9/19 Ses II: 9/26-10/17 Ses III: 10/24-11/14 (RES $97/NR $107) Ses IV: 11/28-12/19

Springtime Tumbling & Trampoline Gymnastics 5715 Southfront Rd. #D Parents assist their child in this class. Tumbling and trampoline fundamentals and class participation skills are the focus. Participants must wear clothing with no buttons, snaps or zippers, socks required. Fill out a waiver at www.tumblingandtrampoline.com.

#2219

5-9yrs T

RES $116/NR $128

Session II: 9/28-10/19 Session IV: 11/30-12/21

9:30-10:15am

RES $116/NR $128

Mini Bouncers T&T (3-5yrs) Springtime Tumbling & Trampoline Gymnastics Springtime Staff 5715 Southfront Rd. #D Children who are ready to participate without a parent will enjoy Springtime Mini Bouncers. Tumbling and trampoline fundamentals are introduced, and more advanced skills are mastered at your child’s own pace. Participants must wear clothing with no buttons, snaps or zippers, socks required. Fill out a waiver at www.tumblingandtrampoline.com.

Session I: 8/28-9/18 Session III: 10/23-11/13 #2224

T

3:45-4:30pm

Session I: 8/29-9/19 Session III: 10/24-11/14 #2225

12

W

Session II: 9/25-10/16 Session IV: 11/27-12/18 RES $116/NR $128 Session II: 9/26-10/17 Session IV: 11/28-12/19

9:30-10:15am

Special Needs T&T (6-15yrs) Springtime Tumbling & Trampoline Gymnastics Springtime Staff 5715 Southfront Rd. #D Children are working with a helper to learn basic skills and learning how to take instructions. Participants must wear clothing with no buttons, snaps or zippers; socks required. Fill out a waiver at www.tumblingandtrampoline.com.

Session I: 8/30-9/20 Session III: 10/25-11/15 #2229

RES $116/NR $128

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018

TH

Session II: 9/27-10/18 Session IV: 11/29-12/20

3:45-4:45pm

RES $129/NR $142


YOUTH GYMNASTICS

Cheerleader Tumbling (9-18yrs) Springtime Tumbling & Trampoline Gymnastics 5715 Southfront Rd. #D Springtime Staff This class concentrates on tumbling that cheerleaders use. Appropriate for a beginner to advanced tumbler. Participants must wear clothing with no buttons, snaps or zippers, socks required. Fill out a waiver at www.tumblingandtrampoline.com. No class 9/3.

Ses I: 8/27-9/17 (RES $97/NR $107) Ses II: 9/24-10/15 Ses III: 10/22-11/12 Ses IV: 11/26-12/17 #2232

M

5:45-6:45pm

RES $129/NR $142

Springtime Flexible T&T Camp (5-14yrs) Springtime Tumbling & Trampoline Gymnastics Springtime Staff 5715 Southfront Road, #D T&T Camp is a fun way to learn about tumbling & trampoline. Pick the vacation days that work for you. Each day includes safety and skill building instruction, plus some practice time. Bring a snack.

#2233 #2233 #2234 #2234

F M M-W W-F

10/5 11/12 11/19-11/21 12/26-12/28

10am-12:30pm 10am-12:30pm 10am-12:30pm 10am-12:30pm

RES $44/NR $48 RES $44/NR $48 RES $123/NR $135 RES $123/NR $135

Kindergym (18mo-3yrs) Livermore Gymnastics Staff 4039 1st St., Livermore A fun and safe environment for your little one to explore movement and social interaction. Climbing, swinging, jumping and balancing are just a few of the fun activities offered. This is a parent/child class.

#2240 T 9/4-10/16 9:30-10:15am RES $147/NR $162 #2240 T 10/23-12/11 9:30-10:15am RES $168/NR $185

Hotdoggers (3-5yrs) Livermore Gymnastics Staff 4039 1st Street, Livermore Rings, balance beam, rope ladder, and trapeze are just a few of the apparatus that are introduced to challenge your preschooler. This is an excellent class to learn motor skills needed for kindergarten. No class 11/22, 11/24.

Ses I: 9/10-10/15 (RES $126/NR $139) Ses II: 10/22-12/10 #2242 M 10:30-11:15am RES $168/NR $185 Ses I: 9/4-10/16 (RES $147/NR $162) Ses II: 10/23-12/11 #2246 T

10:30-11:15am RES $168/NR $185

Ses I: 9/8-10/20 #2247 SAT 9:15-10am

Ses II: 10/27-12/15 RES $147/NR $162

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Tumblers (4-6yrs)

Beginning Girls (6-12yrs)

Livermore Gymnastics Center 4039 1st Street, Livermore Help your child gain body awareness and confidence by learning the basics of all gymnastic events on scaled equipment designed for their age and ability. No class 11/24.

Livermore Gymnastics Staff 4039 1st St. Livermore Teaches beginning gymnastics and tumbling skills. Gymnasts use the four event apparatus as well as the tumble track and mini trampoline in a fun, nurturing environment. No class 10/31, 11/21, 11/22 and 11/24

Ses I: 9/10-10/15 (RES $126/NR $139) Ses II: 10/22-12/10 #2248 M 3:45-4:30pm RES $168/NR $185 Ses I: 9/4-10/16 (RES $147/NR $162) Ses II: 10/23-12/11 #2243 T

5:15-6pm

#2256 M #2256 M

9/10-10/15 6:30-7:30pm RES $138/NR $152 10/22-12/10 6:30-7:30pm RES $184/NR $202

#2254 W 9/5-10/17 5:30-6:30pm RES $161/NR $177 #2254 W 10/24-12/12 5:30-6:30pm RES $138/NR $152 #2257 SAT 9/8-10/20 11-11:45am RES $161/NR $177 #2257 SAT 10/27-12/15 11-11:45am RES $161/NR $177

RES $168/NR $185

Ses I: 9/8-10/20 Ses II: 10/27-12/15 #2252 SAT 10:15-11am RES $147/NR $162

Boys Gymnastics (6-10yrs) Livermore Gymnastics Staff

4039 1st Street, Livermore

Designed for boys just starting out in gymnastics. Instruction covers cartwheels, forward and backward rolls as well as parallel bars and ring work. No class 10/31 and 11/21.

Ses I: 9/5-10/17 (RES $147/NR $162) Ses II: 10/24-12/12 #2253 W

4:45-5:30pm

RES $126/NR $139

Coed Gymnastics (6-12yrs) Livermore Gymnastics Staff 4039 1st Street, Livermore Teaches beginning gymnastics and tumbling skills. Gymnasts use the four event apparatus as well as the tumble trak, mini trampoline, rings and parallel bars in a fun, nurturing environment.

#2255 T #2255 T

9/4-10/16 10/23-12/11

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Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018

6-7pm 6-7pm

RES $161/NR $177 RES $184/NR $202


MARTIAL ARTS

YOUTH

Martial Arts for Kids (7-15yrs) Aikido of Livermore/Shinrei Dojo 3985 First St. Suite C Receive careful instruction in the technical and philosophical aspects of the martial arts in a fun learning environment. Children practice rolling, falling and coordination skills to foster awareness and concentration. The goal is to teach martial arts principles that offer alternatives to conflict resolution.

7-9 yrs #2300 W

6-7pm

RES $63/NR $69/monthly

10-15yrs #2301 SAT 10-11am

RES $63/NR $69/monthly

Karate/Martial Arts for Self-Defense & Life Skills (3-14yrs) Livermore Martial Arts Academy 4070 East Ave LMAA proudly offers the SKILLZ program, an international evolution of martial arts training that targets the age-specific needs in children. For more information go to www.myskillzschool.com.

Ses I: 9/19-10/10

Anti-Bully/Anti-Abduction & Child Safety Seminar (7-12yrs)

#2311 3-4yrs

Ses I: 9/18-10/9

Livermore Martial Arts Academy LMAA Staff 4070 East Ave Teach your children about bullying, how it affects people around us, and what to do if you experience or see bullying happening. Become educated by our instructor who served over 18 years within law enforcement.

Ses I: 9/28 #2310 F

5:30-7pm

#2313 5-6yrs

#2314 7-9yrs

Ses II: 11/2

T

Ses I: 9/18-10/9

RES $23/NR $25

#2323 5-6yrs

Kids American Jujitsu Warrior Classes (3-13yrs) Amador Martial Arts - Amador Martial Arts Staff 849 Rincon Ave. Train in a traditionally Japanese Martial art. Work on strength, coordination, rolling, falling, self-defense, wrestling, throws and more. Train with some fun Warrior training techniques as well. All classes are taught by nationally ranked black belts who are CPR certified. Any questions email amadormartialarts@gmail.com

#2325 3-5yrs TH 9/6-11/8 5:45-6:30pm RES $131/NR $144 #2326 6-8yrs T 9/4-11/6 6:30-7:30pm RES $138/NR $152 #2327 8-13yrs SAT 9/15-11/17 11am-Noon RES $138/NR $152

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

T

Ses I: 9/18-10/9

NEW

16

W

FALL 2018

T

Ses II: 10/24-11/14

3:30-4pm

RES $69/NR $76

Ses II: 10/23-11/13 4-4:45pm

RES $69/NR $76

Ses II: 10/23-11/13 4:45:5:30pm

RES $69/NR $76

Ses II: 10/23-11/13 5:30-6:15pm

RES $69/NR $76


We Teach Your Kids to Cook (6-10yrs)

Chef Lynda RLCC Kitchen Classroom This class inspires kids to enjoy healthy food. Kids eat what they cook. Our goal is to make your children fall in love with healthy eating. Young chefs have fun learning a valuable life skill. Class includes food and kitchen safety.

#2513 T

9/18-10/16 4-5:30pm

RES $238/NR $262

NEW

We Teach Your Kids to Cook Winter Camp (4-10yrs)

Pans on Fire - Pans on Fire Staff 3059 - JK Hopyard Rd. Pleasanton Calling all kid chefs to contribute to the Thanksgiving or other holiday table. Learn how to prepare easy dishes that will wow your family this season. Enjoy a meal of the recipes at the end of class. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

NEW

Chef Lynda RLCC Kitchen Classroom Our goal is to make your children fall in love with healthy eating. Young chefs have fun while learning a valuable life skill. Includes how to grocery shop, understand food labels, work safely in the kitchen, work in a team, proper clean up and more. Cookbook included.

4-5yrs #1350 W-F 1/2-1/4 11am-12:30pm RES $143/NR $157

6-10yrs

Parent/Child Winter

Brunch (8-14yrs) Pans on Fire - Pans on Fire Staff 3059 - JK Hopyard Rd. Pleasanton Working in small groups with other parents and children, prepare a full meal of apple cinnamon pancakes, chicken hash, homemade donuts and maple-citrus-coconut salad. Class registration includes one adult and one child. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

#2507

#2514 W-F 1/2-1/4 1:30-3pm

Holiday Side Dishes (8-14yrs)

#2506 W 11/21 11am-2pm RES $73/NR $80

NEW

SPECIAL YOUTH INTEREST

NEW

SUN

12/2

11am-1:30pm

RES $83/NR $91

RES $143/NR $157

After School Chess (5-14yrs) Eagle Claw Chess RLCC Fiesta Room Chess is an art, science and sport. The class will include individual and group instruction, as well as supervised play among the students. All ability levels are welcomed. Previous students are encouraged to continue. All material provided. End of session prizes given to all students.

Session I: 9/20-11/1 #9707

NEW

NEW

Halloween Treats - Not Tricks (8-11yrs)

Pans on Fire - Pans on Fire Staff 3059 - JK Hopyard Rd. Pleasanton

10/28

3-5pm

4:30-5:30pm

RES $138/NR $152

Clay Workshop (8-12yrs)

Julie Kartono RLCC Fiesta Room Explore colorful world of air dry clay and learn hand sculpting figurines and more under each theme. You will bring beautiful art project home with you to proudly display. For further information visit www.angelhouze.com.

Halloween

There are lots of snacks, both sweet and savory, that scream Halloween. Using cauldrons, flames, gourds and more (pots, pans, cooktops and ovens), you'll make a scary array of tasty foods. Enjoy a buffet of your creations before heading home. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

#2505 SUN

TH

RES $58/NR $64

#9816

SAT

10/20

2-5pm

RES $68/NR $75

11/17

2-5pm

RES $68/NR $75

2-5pm

RES $68/NR $75

Thanksgiving #9817

SAT

Winter Wonderland #9818

SAT

12/8

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SPECIAL INTERESTS

NEW

Ukulele (7-12yrs)

Intro to Clay (6-12yrs)

Springtown Art Center - Sue Vincent 931 Larkspur Dr. Use your imagination and clay to create all kinds of fun projects including Storytellers, Castles, Punch-Plates and more. Come ready to get messy and have fun. No class 11/10.

Session I: 9/8-10/27 Session II: 11/3-12/29

YOUTH

#2590

SAT

10am-12pm

RES $243/NR $267

Session I: 9/20-11/8 5:30-6:30pm

Session II: 10/27-12/8 RES $138/NR $152

Session I: 9/13-10/18 Session II: 10/25-12/6

Gurus Education Staff RLCC Elbow Room This is an excellent class to start developing confidence in young students in a fun way. The participants learn how to stand tall and speak confidently in front of a group. They begin to understand the concepts and importance of maintaining eye contact, good posture, volume and expressions.

TH

Session I: 9/15-10/20

#2542 7-9yrs SAT 1-1:45pm

Public Speaking - Building Confidence (7-12yrs)

#2555

Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center 1759 First St. Learn to play the ukulele from three irresistible expert experts – a clever, classical dog, one cool jazz cat, and a friendly alligator who loves the blues. Student must bring their own instruments to class. Students will receive a ukulele course book. No class 11/22 & 11/24.

RES $163/NR $179

#2543 10-12yrs TH 5-5:45pm

RES $138/NR $152

Group Vocal Lessons (8-12yrs) Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center 1759 First St. This fun, exciting and informative class covers songs ranging from folk to popular music, Broadway and musical theatre favorites. Lessons include ear training, breathing exercises, vocal technique and harmonizing with others.

Session I: 9/17-10/22 Session II: 10/29-12/3 #2546 M 3:45-4:30pm RES $138/NR $152

Piano for Beginners (5-12yrs)

Kids on Guitar (7-9yrs) Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center, 1759 First Street Learn to play songs right away. This beginning class introduces kids to chords, rhythms and simple melodies on the guitar through folk tunes and contemporary melodies. A guitar is required. Instruments are available for purchase at Galina’s Music Studio. No class 11/22.

Session I: 9/13-10/18 Session II: 10/25-12/6 #2540

TH

5:45-6:30pm

Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center 1759 First Street Learn easy step-by-step piano instruction for beginners. Students will be able to play satisfying and entertaining pieces from the first lesson. These lessons will be taught in a fun and supportive environment while learning the fundamentals of music notation, music theory, and rhythm. No class 11/21 & 11/24.

Session I: 9/12-10/17 Session II: 10/24-12/5 #2547 5-7yrs W

Session I: 9/15-10/20 Session II: 10/27-12/8 #2544 5-7yrs SAT 9-9:45am RES $138/NR $152

Session I: 9/15-10/20 Session II: 10/27-12/8 #2550 8-12yrs SAT 10-10:45am RES $138/NR $152

RES $138/NR $152

Tweens on Guitar (10-12yrs) Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center, 1759 First Street Learn to play one of the most popular instruments in the world – the acoustic guitar. This introduction class will take you from beginning chords as you learn to play popular songs. Students must have their own guitar for the class. No class 11/21.

Session I: 9/12-10/17 Session II: 10/24-12/5 #2541

18

W

6:30-7:15pm

RES $138/NR $152

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

3:30-4:15pm RES $138/NR $152

FALL 2018


Music Time Academy Staff 2155 Las Positas Court Performance-focused school programs simply do not focus on the intricacies of each instrument. Learn valuable skills (like proper technique & sight reading) at your own pace. Lessons are available on: flute, clarinet, oboe, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, baritone, tuba, percussion/drums, violin, viola, cello, and bass. Call 456-3460 to schedule a day/time.

Session I: 8/19-9/15 Session II: 9/16-10/13 Session III: 10/14-11/10 Session IV: 11/11-12/8 #2551

TH

4:30-5:30pm

RES $146/NR $161

Brass, Wind and Fire (10-17yrs) Music Time Academy Staff 2155 Las Positas Court For any brass or woodwind instrument, students need at least a year of playing for this class. The group’s repertoire consists of jazz, funk and R&B. No class 12/2.

Session I: 8/26-10/28 Session II: 11/4-12/23 (RES $126/NR $139) #2553

SUN

3-4pm

RES $201/NR $221

Robotics Fun (8+yrs)

Siliconvalley4u Staff

RLCC Elbow Room

SPECIAL YOUTH INTEREST

NEW

Band & Orchestra Tutoring (7-17yrs)

Kids will jump into robotics, programming logic, & structural design with VEX. Students will learn to write programs, use and test them. Students are taught engineering basics with an emphasis on exploration, and trial & error field testing. Material fee $45 payable at first class.

Session I: 9/4-11/6 Session II: 11/27-12/18 (RES $203/NR $223) #9721 T

4-5pm

RES $303/NR $333

Jedi Engineering using LEGO Camp (5-10yrs) Play-Well TEKnologies Staff

RLCC Palo Verde

The Force Awakens in this course for young Jedi! Explore engineering principles by designing and building projects like LEGOÂŽ Settlements, X-Wings, and R2 Units from a galaxy far, far away. Create motorized and architectural projects with imagination and engineering to defeat the Empire!

#9611 W-F 9am-12pm 1/2-1/4 RES $153/NR $168

NEW

Little Sports Medicine

Camp (5-11yrs)

Little Medical School Staff RLCC Fiesta Room Learn about common problems from playing sports such as sprains, strains, and athlete's foot and how to diagnosis and treat them. See what it is like to be an orthopedic surgeon and perform Tommy John Surgery. Material fee $20 payable at first class.

#9837 M-W 11/19-21 1:30-4:30pm RES $178/NR $196

The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District covers more than 240 square miles and serves over 115,000 people.

3D Printing Workshop (8-12yrs) Siliconvalley4u Staff

RLCC Elbow Room

This course will teach you the basics of 3D modeling and printing, converting images to 3D models, and critical basic concepts in computer aided design (CAD). $45 supply fee payable to the instructor at first day of class.

Session I: 9/4-11/6 Session II: 11/27-12/1 (RES $203/NR $223) #9720

T

5:15-6:15pm

RES $303/NR $333

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SPECIAL INTERESTS

NEW

Gingerbread Houses (2-10yrs)

YOUTH

LARPD Staff RLCC Fiesta Room Celebrate the holiday season by creating your very own gingerbread house. Have a great time designing the candy house of your dreams. We include everything from graham crackers to royal icing, gum drops, candy canes and more. The 2-5 year old class is a parent participation class.

2-5yrs #1310 SAT 12/15

NEW

Kids Night Out (5-11yrs)

LARPD Staff

RLCC Gym/Elbow Room

Who Dunit Join our enthusiastic staff in solving the mystery of who stole the dessert. Dinner and games provided.

#1510 F

9/28

6-9pm

RES $35/NR $39

1:30-2:30pm RES $27/NR $30

6-10yrs #1311 SAT 12/15

3-4pm

RES $27/NR $30

The Fabulous 50’s Sock Hop Fun activities include box car decorating, hula hoop contest, games in the gym and a Sundae Bar. Dinner included.

#1512 F

11/30 6-9pm

RES $35/NR $39

Are you on the nice list?

ASK SANTA YOURSELF? What?

Have Santa Visit You

When?

December 15th, 16th Between 5:30-8:30pm

How Much?

$50 for 10 Minutes

Where?

Livermore Address ONLY Registration Begins Nov. 29th • 6pm at RLCC

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Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018


Creek Hill Farm - Creek Hill Farm Staff 6969 Collier Canyon Rd. Livermore Beginning to advanced private horseback riding lessons. Learn how to ride and handle a horse, basic horsemanship skills and fundamental riding techniques. Intermediate to advanced riders will learn more in-depth riding techniques and handling. No class 12/24 & 12/25.

Session I: 10/1-10/22 Session II: 11/5-11/26 Session III: 12/3-12/17 #2846

M

4-4:50pm

T

4-4:50pm

Beginning Learn to Skate (3-14yrs) TriValley Ice - TriValley Ice Staff 6611 Preston Ave, Suite D Learn to skate recreationally or professionally for figure skating and hockey. Come learn the basics to become a professional skater. Rental skates are included with the fees.

Session I: 9/4-10/23

Session II: 10/30-12/18

#2836 T 4:45-5:30pm RES $145/NR $160

RES $238/NR $262

Session I: 9/6-10/25

Session I: 10/2-10/23 Session II: 11/6-11/27 Session III: 12/4-12/18 #2848

NEW

Session II: 11/1-12/20

#2837 TH 4:45-5:30pm RES $145/NR $160

RES $238/NR $262

Session I: 9/8-10/27 Session II: 11/3-12/22

Session I: 10/3-10/24 Session II: 11/7-11/28 Session III: 12/5-12/26

#2838 SAT 10:30-11:15am RES $145/NR $160 Session I: 9/9-10/28

#2840

W

4-4:50pm

Session II: 11/4-12/23

YOUTH SPORTS

Horse Back Riding: 1-on-1 Lessons (5+yrs)

RES $238/NR $262 #2839 SUN 10:30-11:15am RES $145/NR $160

Session I: 10/6-10/27 Session II: 11/3-11/24 Session III: 12/1-12/22 #2842

SAT

9-9:50am

RES $238/NR $262

Session I: 10/6-10/27 Session II: 11/3-11/24 Session III: 12/1-12/22 #2849

SAT

10-10:50am

RES $238/NR $262

FREE

Fencing (6-12yrs) Delta Fencing Staff

RLCC Larkspur/Studio

Learn with us the Olympic fencing! Fencing is an excellent anaerobic exercise, and a great way to improve agility, endurance, and coordination. We teach everything from basic steps to the moves of champions. Come in sneakers, crew socks, sweat pants and T-shirt. All equipment provided. No class 11/22 & 11/23.

Ses I: 9/6-9/27 Ses II: 10/4-10/25 Ses III: 11/1-11/29 Ses IV: 12/6-12/20 (RES $73/NR $80) #2738

TH

5:30-6:45pm

RES $93/NR $102

Ses I: 9/7-9/28 Ses II: 10/5-10/26 Ses III: 11/2-11/30 Ses IV: 12/7-12/21 (RES $73/NR $80) #2741

F

4-5:15pm

RES $93/NR $102

Give Hockey a Try (5-11yrs)

TriValley Ice - TriValley Ice Staff 6611 Preston Ave, Suite D TriValley Ice is offering a Give Hockey a Try for FREE program designed for the 1st time to the rink players. No experience necessary. We provide all the gear and instruction in skating and the sport of hockey.

Session I: 9/5-9/26 Session II: 10/3-10/24 Session III: 11/7-11/28 #2835

F

7-8:15pm

RES $93/NR $102

4:30-5:15pm

FREE

Rob Skate Skateboard Academy (6-12yrs) Rob Skate Academy Livermore Skate Park-Sunken Gardens Come learn how to skateboard with the best trained staff the Bay Area has to offer. We are the only organization to offer safe family skateboarding lessons good for kids, adults and grand parents!! For more pics, videos and info check us out on the web www.robskate.com. Helmet and standard skateboard required.

Ses I: 9/7-9/28 Ses II: 10/5-10/26 Ses III: 11/2-11/30 Ses IV: 12/7-12/21 (RES $73/NR $80) #2736

W

Session I: 9/8 Session II: 9/22 Session III: 10/6 Session IV: 10/20 #2770

SAT

12-1pm

RES $38/NR $42

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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YOUTH SPORTS

LARPD Basketball Academy (5-13yrs) LARPD Staff RLCC Gym Designed for participants who are new to basketball or who want to improve on the fundamentals of the game. We will focus on dribbling, passing, shooting, and defense using drills and fun activities. Please wear non-scuff athletic shoes and bring a water bottle. No class: 10/31,11/21.

Session I: 9/5-10/3 Session II: 10/17-11/28 #2723 5-7yrs

#2724 8-10yrs

RES $79/NR $87

W

4:05-4:50pm

RES $79/NR $87

Session I: 9/5-10/3 Session II: 10/17-11/28 #2725 11-13yrs

W

5-5:45pm

RES $79/NR $87

RLCC Gym

Our new basketball league will teach beginners to advanced levels the basics of the game while showing participants how to enjoy the game and prompting good sportsmanship. The league will consist of a 1 hour practice on Wednesday or Thursday nights and games will be held on Saturday mornings. Players will be broken up into teams based on age/skill. CA NBA replica jersey will be provided. Please wear non-scuff athletic shoes and bring a water bottle. No class: 9/8,10/6,11/22,11/24.

Little Dribblers Youth Basketball (3-5yrs) LARPD Staff RLCC Gym This exciting basketball class will introduce children to the basics of basketball. Through drills and fun activities, staff will get your child excited about playing the game. Wear non-scuff athletic shoes. No class 10/5,11/12,11/23.

Session I: 9/10-10/8 Session II: 10/22-11/26 #2720

Registration: 8/27 deadline or until filled Fee: RES $150 per player/NR $165 Date: 9/5-10/27 Evaluation: 8/29 Practices: Wednesday 6pm or 7pm Games: Saturday mornings starting at 9am or 10am For more information: Brian Spiller at bspiller@larpd.org

5-8yrs Registration: 10/15 deadline or until filled Fee: RES $150 per player/NR $165 Date: 10/25-12/15 Evaluation: 10/18 Practices: Thursdays 4pm or 5pm Games: Saturday mornings starting at 9am or 10am For more information: Brian Spiller at bspiller@larpd.org

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

M

9-9:45am

RES $79/NR $87

Session I: 9/14-10/19 Session II: 11/2-12/7

9-12yrs

22

3:15-4pm

Session I: 9/5-10/3 Session II: 10/17-11/28

#2719 LARPD CA Basketball League LARPD Staff

W

#2721

F

3-3:45pm

RES $79/NR $87

Session I: 9/14-10/19 Session II: 11/2-12/7 #2722

F

4-4:45pm

RES $79/NR $87

Pee Wee Sports Stars (3-5yrs) LARPD Staff RLCC Gym This class will introduce your child to 4 different sports: Basketball, Baseball, Hockey, and Soccer. The class will visit 1 sport each day with drills and fun games. Your little sport star will acquire skills and knowledge to enjoy these sports. All equipment provided. Wear non-scuff athletic shoes.

Ses I: 9/10-10/1 Ses II: 10/15-11/5 #2730

FALL 2018

M

3-3:45pm

Ses III: 11/26-12/17 RES $79/NR $87


LARPD Staff

RLCC Gym

This class introduces kids to the world of baseball. Using drills and fun activities, each little slugger will acquire skills to help play and enjoy the game of baseball. Bats and balls will be provided. Bring a glove and a water bottle. Wear athletic non-scuff shoes. No class: 11/20,11/21. Advanced Recommened 2 sessions of Beginner.

Beginners 3-5yrs Session I: 9/11-10/9 #2700

T

Session II: 10/23-11/27

9:15-10am

RES $79/NR $87

Session I: 9/12-10/10 Session II: 10/24-11/28 #2701

W

9:15-10am

RES $79/NR $87

VOLLEYBALL

Advanced 4-5yrs Session I: 9/11-10/9 #2702

T

Session II: 10/23-11/27

10:15-11am

RES $79/NR $87

Session I: 9/12-10/10 Session II: 10/24-11/28 #2703

W

10:15-11am

RES $79/NR $87

Club V.I.P. Spring Girl’s Volleyball League (12-14yrs)

YOUTH SPORTS

Little Sluggers Youth Baseball (3-5yrs)

RLCC Gym

Learn, play and enjoy the sport of volleyball. The season will include skills, instructional practices and developmental team play. Each team will have a Club V.I.P coach running practices and supervising tournaments. Uniform orders and tournament details will be provided at class.

Session I: 9/13-10/11 Session II: 10/18-11/15

Family Fun Drop-In

#2805

TH

7-9PM

RES $202/NR $242

Come enjoy some fun and games with your young one! We will provide the equipment, you drop in and play! The following will be set up for your enjoyment:

Jump House • Basketball • Soccer • T-Ball Scooters • Bowling • Padded Mat (Tumbling/Crawling) M

9/10-12/17 (CLOSED 11/12) 11:30am-1:30pm $5 for children (Adults FREE with paid child)

RLCC Gym RENTAL 4444 East Ave, Livermore, CA 94550

Youth Progressive Volleyball Class (8-11yrs)

For gym rentals, contact: Vicki Wiedenfeld at 925-373-5709 make an appointment to stop in or email vwiedenfeld@larpd.org LARPD gym rental application can be downloaded at www.larpd.org

Geared for young athletes wanting to learn more about volleyball. They will learn fundamental skills such as pass, set, serve and spike all in a fun environment. No class 11/22.

Session I: 9/6-9/27 Session II: 10/18-11/15 Session III: 11/1-11/29 #2800

TH

6-7PM

RES $58/NR $66

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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YOUTH SPORTS

TENNIS (7-14yrs)

Pre Soccer (4-5yrs)

Bay Cities Tennis RLCC Tennis Courts Classes held at Dorothy Svets Tennis Complex. Designed for beginner through advanced students. Lessons taught in a positive atmosphere covering: grips, modern stroke development, footwork, shot selection, strategy, scoring, and tennis terminology. Bring water and your own tennis racquet. Tennis balls are provided. Wear non-marking tennis shoes. Instructor/student ration is 1:8. Note: Emergency waivers are required at the beginning of each session to ensure safety. No class 11/12.

Teaches the basic techniques of the game and builds self-esteem through participation and fun soccer activities. Children learn to follow instructions in a nurturing, age appropriate environment. Shin guards are required after the first meeting. Includes a youth jersey. No class 12/22, 12/29, 1/5.

Heavy Hitters 7-10yrs

Beginner/Advanced Beginners using USTA orange balls, red and green dot balls.

Ses I: 9/6-10/1 Ses II: 10/23-11/27 Ses III: 11/5-12/3 #2762 M/TH 4-5pm

RES $115/NR $127

Ses I: 9/8-9/29 Ses II: 10/6-10/27 Ses III: 11/3-12/3 #2763 SAT

10-11am

RES $59/NR $65

May Nissen Park: 9/15-11/3 #2792

SAT

#2764 M/TH

#2792

SAT

Ses I: 9/8-9/29 #2765 SAT

11am-12pm

Ses III: 11/3-12/3 RES $59/NR $65

Soccer Kidz Love Soccer

Tot Soccer (3.5-4yrs) Enjoy running & kicking just like the big kids! Encourages large motor skill development through fun soccer games and introduces small children to the group setting. Shin guards are required after the first meeting. 8/6 classes. Includes a youth jersey. No class 12/22, 12/29, 1/5.

May Nissen Park: 9/15-11/3 #2791

SAT

Introduce your toddler to the game of soccer! As you participate in our fun age appropriate activities together, your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills. Come be part of the fun! Includes a youth jersey. No class 12/22, 12/29, 1/5.

May Nissen Park: 9/15-11/3 SAT SAT

8:30-9am 9:05-9:35am

RES $120/NR $132 RES $120/NR $106

RLCC Gym - Indoors: 9/15-11/3 #2790

SAT

#2791

SAT

9:05-9:35am

9:45-10:15am

RES $120/NR $132

9:45-10:15am

RES $96/NR $106

Soccer 1: Techniques & Teamwork (5-6yrs) Learn dribbling, passing, defense and shooting goals! Fun skill games are played at every session, and every participant will have a ball at his or her feet. Small-sided soccer matches will be introduced gradually. Perfect for first time players. Shin guards are required after the first meeting. Includes a youth jersey. No class 12/22, 12/29, 1/5.

May Nissen Park: 9/15-11/3

May Nissen Park

Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer (2-3.5yrs)

#2790

RES $96/NR $106

Ses III: 11/5-12/3

RES $115/NR $127

Ses II: 10/6-10/27

10:15-10:50am

RLCC Gym - Indoors: 12/1-1/26

Ses II: 10/23-11/27 5-6pm

RES $120/NR $132

RLCC Gym - Indoors: 12/1-1/26

Pre-Academy 11-14yrs Intermediate to Advanced Intermediate using USTA green dot balls or regular low-pressure tennis balls.

Ses I: 9/6-10/1

10:15-10:50am

RES $96/NR $106

#2793

SAT

10:50-11:35am

RES $120/NR $132

RLCC Gym - Indoors: 12/1-1/26 #2793

SAT

10:50-11:35am

RES $96/NR $106

Soccer 2: Skillz & Scrimmages (7-10yrs) Enjoy advanced skill building: dribbling, passing and shooting in a team play format. Each class will focus on scrimmages that emphasize application of finer technical points. All levels are welcome to come enjoy the world’s most popular game. Shin guards are required. 8/6 classes. Includes a youth jersey. No Class 12/22, 12/29, 1/5

May Nissen Park: 9/15-11/3 #2794

SAT

11:35am-12:20pm RES $120/NR $132 RLCC Gym - Indoors: 12/1-1/26

#2794

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Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

SAT

FALL 2018

11:35am-12:20pm RES $96/NR $106


TEENS

ALOHA Driving School (15+yrs)

Fencing ( 12+yrs)

ALOHA Staff

Delta Fencing Center RLCC Larkspur Room/Studio Learn with us the Olympic fencing! Fencing is an excellent anaerobic exercise, and a great way to improve agility, endurance, and coordination. We teach everything from basic steps to the moves of champions. Come in sneakers, crew socks, sweat pants and T-shirt. All equipment provided. No class 11/22 & 11/23.

Ses I: 9/6-9/27 Ses II: 10/4-10/25 Ses III: 11/1-11/29 Ses IV: 12/6-12/20 (RES $73/NR $80) #2737 TH 7-8:15pm

RES $93/NR $102

1857 First Street, Livermore

Learn to drive with this educational and behind the wheel training. Dates scheduled are the lecture portion of this class. Behind the wheel training will be privately scheduled per student once they turn 15.5, complete the driver’s education portion, and pass the DMV permit test. For more information aloha@alohadrivingschool.com

#3202 #3203 #3204 #3200 #3201

Day

Date

Time

Fee

SAT-SAT F-SAT F-SUN SAT-T TH-SUN

9/1-9/8 10/5-10/13 11/9-11/12 11/17-11/20 12/27-12/30

8am-3pm 8am-3pm 8am-3pm 8am-3pm 8am-3pm

RES $435/NR $479 RES $435/NR $479 RES $435/NR $479 RES $435/NR $479 RES $435/NR $479

Ses I: 9/7-9/28 Ses II: 10/5-10/26 Ses III: 11/2-11/30 Ses IV: 12/7-12/21 (RES $73/NR $80)

VOLUNTEER INFO

#2740 F 5:30-6:45pm RES $93/NR $102

Ukulele for Teens (13-16yrs) Galina’s Music Studio Staff - Vine Studio 1756 First Street Learn the basics: the most commonly used chords, standard tuning, and simple strumming techniques. Each week, we will build on the previous lesson with songs, new chords and new techniques. By the end, you’ll be a player! Bring a ukulele in working order and start having fun! No class 11/20.

Session I: 9/11-10/16

#2531

T

Session II: 10/23-12/4

4:45-5:30pm

RES $138/NR $152

Rob Skate Skateboard Academy (13-17yrs) Rob Skate Academy Livermore Skate Park-Sunken Gardens Come learn how to skateboard with the best trained staff the Bay Area has to offer. We are the only organization to offer safe family skateboarding lessons good for kids, adults and grandparents!! For more pics, videos and info check us out on the web www.robskate.com. Helmet and standard skateboard required.

Session I: 9/8 Session II: 9/22 Session III: 10/6 Session IV: 10/20

#2771

SAT

Have fun and earn your high school community service hours at the same time! Sign-ups begin one month prior to each event. Forms and permission slips are available at the Robert Livermore Community Center or online at LARPD.org. For more information call (925) 373-5700. Shifts are usually 2-3 hours.

12-1pm

RES $38/NR $42

Children’s Fair - Sat. September 8 • 10am-4pm Dogtoberfest (16+yrs) - Sun. October 14 • 11am-3pm Family Dance - Fri. November 16 • 7-9pm Breakfast with Santa - Sat. December 8 • 9-11am

Guitar for Teens (13-17yrs) Galina’s Music Studio Staff - Vine Studio 1756 First Street Learn the basic fundamentals of a guitar and how to play one from note reading, and tablature and chord diagrams. Each student will use a method book for learning to read notes. The instructor will provide participants with supplementary notes and materials. No class 11/20.

Session I: 9/11-10/16

#2535

T

5:45-6:30pm

Session II: 10/23-12/4

RES $138/NR $152

Electric Guitar (13-17yrs) Galina's Music Studio Staff Vine Center 1756 First Street This introductory course will take you from beginning chords to power shapes and will have you playing in no time. Students are expected to have a functional electric guitar, guitar picks and a power lead to plug you guitar into amplification. Additional material provided by the instructor. No class 11/22.

Session I: 9/13-10/18 Session II: 10/25-12/6

#2538

26

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

TH

FALL 2018

6:30-7:15pm

RES $138/NR $152


Session I: 9/12-10/17

#2549

W

7:15-8pm

Session II: 10/24-12/5

RES $138/NR $152

Group Vocals for Teens (13-17yrs) Galina's Music Studio Staff Vine Center 1756 First Street The class consists of vocal warm-ups with piano, singing songs with group and sometimes solo. Each week a different topic is covered while teaching students basic vocal technique via proper breathing, projection, tone etc. Students gain confidence singing with others to live piano and track accompaniment. No class 11/23.

Session I: 9/14-10/19

#2530

F

6:45-7:30pm

Session II: 10/26-12/7

RES $138/NR $152

The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District maintains more than 40 parks, including 7 dog parks, 9 sports fields, 2 swim centers, picnic areas, basketball, tennis, and pickleball courts, playgrounds, a BMX course, and a skate park and bicycle stunt course.

TEENS

Piano for Beginners (13-17yrs) Galina's Music Studio Staff Vine Center 1756 First Street Learn easy step-by-step piano instruction for beginners. Students will be able to play satisfying and entertaining pieces from the very first lesson. These lessons will be taught in a fun and supportive environment while learning the fundamentals of music notation, music theory, and rhythm. No class 11/21.

Pet Safety/CPR & First Aid for Dogs and Cats (12+yrs) Adams Safety Training RLCC Cresta Blanca Room Learn how to respond and provide care to your cat or dog when there is an emergency. Students will receive a get a Pet First Aid and CPR reference manual; a certification card will be provide when students complete and pass the course.

Session I: 10/5 Session II: 12/21

#2557

F

4-8pm

RES $63/NR $69

Childcare & Babysitting Safety (12-18yrs) Adams Safety Training RLCC Elbow Room Learn what it takes to become an experienced babysitter. Go through safety and emergency response situations and how to respond, to learning how to diaper a child, incorporating playtime, and interacting with adults. Please wear comfortable clothing to class. Student will receive a manual with this course.

Session I: 10/5

#2554

F

12-4pm

Session II: 12/21

RES $63/NR $69

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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OUTDOOR

RECREATION

Weekend Nature Programs Join a ranger to explore and experience the wild! Get all the details about these programs by calling (925) 960-2400 or by signing up for our Valley Wilds newsletter by emailing valleywilds@larpd.org. We suggest a donation of $3 per person. Daily parking fee may apply.

• Spiders and their Kin Sit-down program with live arachnids! (SGP-RPA).

SUN

Sycamore Grove Park

Sycamore Grove Park is an 847-acre open space park in south Livermore. The park provides opportunities to experience the great outdoors. Take a family outing, hike, ride a horse, bike, or enjoy a picnic. For our frequent park visitors, annual parking passes are encouraged. For more information, contact the Ranger office at 925-960-2400.

Brushy Peak Adventure

Explore the magical Brushy Peak Regional Preserve. This strenuous hike covers approximately 4-miles over dirt and rocky trails, with an elevation gain of 800+ feet. The hike includes an exploration of unique sandstone rock formations, introduction to the Native cultures associated with the site, and opportunity to view plants and animals in this area. Participants must stay with the group. Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information call the Ranger office (925) 960-2400.

#7124 #7124

Ranger Dawn

SAT SAT

9/22 10/20

9am-2pm 9am-2pm

RES $35/NR $40 RES $35/NR $40

Brushy Peak Group Adventure

9/16

2pm

• Howl at the Moon Hike

Ranger Amy Five-mile moderately strenuous hike. Kids age 8 and up are welcome. (SGP-WRE).

SUN

9/23

6pm

• Woodpecker Watch

Ranger Amy

Slow-paced one-mile walk. Family friendly (SGP-WRE).

SUN

10/14

10am

• Winter Bird Walk

Ranger Vickie Two-mile walk to watch for migrating birds and other wildlife. Call for directions to meeting location. (SGP-Nature Area Entrance).

SAT

10/27

4pm

• Bats

Ranger Dawn Sit-down program with a slide show about bats. Call for directions to meeting location. (SGP-RPA).

SUN

10/28

• Turkey Time

Ranger Amy Short walk and talk. Family friendly. No RSVP needed. (SGP-ARE).

SUN 11/18 Do you have a group that wants to explore Brushy Peak Regional Preserve? We can accommodate up to 10 people on a group tour of Brushy Peak (see description above). Please call the LARPD ranger Sit-down program with a slide show (SGP-ARE). office at 960-2400 for information and availability.

• Predators

9am-2pm

SUN

$400

Introductory Mountain Bike Skills Clinic

2pm

11/25

2pm Ranger Dawn

2pm

• Mistletoe Mission

Ranger Amy

Slow-paced five-mile hike into the hills (SGP-WRE).

Practice quick stops, tight turns, riding over logs, and more on a fun SUN 12/9 2pm obstacle course with help and tips from experienced mountain bike Ranger Dawn riders. After the skills drills, take your new techniques and practice Sit-down program with a slide show (SGP-ARE) on a nearby trail. $10 for Adults and Teens age 14+. FREE for kids age 7-13 with a paid adult. Rain will cancel. Sycamore Grove SUN 12/23 2pm Reservable Picnic Area. Led by Naturalist Heather and SGP – WRE = Sycamore Grove Park, Wetmore Road Entrance (1051 Wetmore Road) Volunteers.

• Deer

#7122

SUN

11/4

1:30-3:30pm

$10

Autumn Junior Rangers (9-12yrs) Hiking, camping, playing games, exploring nature, learning outdoor skills, plus lots of fun awaits kids who join the program. Jr. Rangers meet for 7 Saturdays from September through December, including 1 overnight campout and 2 day trips. Meetings held at Sycamore Grove Park Reserved Picnic Area. Overnights and trip meetings have extended hours.

#7121

28

SAT

Sep-Dec

9am-1pm

$275

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

SGP – ARE = Sycamore Grove Park, Arroyo Road Entrance (5049 Arroyo Road) SGP – RPA = Sycamore Grove Park, Reservable Picnic Area (up the road towards the Veterans Hospital)

FREE

Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day

Kids, bikes, and a beautiful ride celebrating IMBA’s Take a Kid Mountain Biking Day at Sycamore Grove Park. Choose your Fun Family Ride: Beginner ~ Three mile ride on a relatively flat dirt trail. Intermediate ~ Five mile climb into the hills. For kids age 5+ with a biking adult. To register call the Ranger Office at 925 960 2400. Led by Naturalist Heather Day.

SAT

FALL 2018

10/6

3pm

FREE


LARPD has joined Healthy Parks, Healthy People: Bay Area to promote health and wellness by getting people to come out and play with LARPD. These activities are held the first Saturday of each month and are free and open to everyone, regardless of current level of fitness. Call (925) 960-2400 for more details about any of these programs. SAT SAT SAT SAT SA

8/4 9/1 10/6 11/3 12/1

5pm 10am 11am 11am 11am

Nature Area Entrance Arroyo Rd (Opp. of golf course pond) Atlamont Creek Dr. & Winding Stream Dr. Path 1 mile starting at horseshoe pits - Robertson Park Robertson Park (Near horseshoe pits) 1051 Wetmore Road

Sycamore Grove Nature Area Stroll Altamont Creek Trail Livermore’s Backyard Arroyo Trail Walk Winter walk

Ranger Vickie Ranger Claire Ranger Danny Ranger Eric Ranger Doug


Line Dance Gary Clayton

East Coast Swing RLCC Larkspur

• Beginner

ADULT

Line dancing is a great way to exercise. Improve coordination, flexibility and balance while learning a variety of exciting dances. Class covers the easier step patterns to help familiarize dancers with the basic techniques of line dancing. Drop In is $10.

Session I: 8/21-9/18 Session II: 10/2-10/30 Session III: 11/13-12/11 #5105 T

6:30-7:30pm

RES $42/NR $46

#5104 W

10/3-11/28 7:30-8:30pm RES $93/NR $102

Adult Ballet

Class is designed for dancers who have attended five or six Beginner sessions and are ready to progress. Learn additional step patterns and slightly more advanced dances. Drop In is $10.

Sherida Sullivan RLCC Studio Sherida Sullivan holds a B.S. degree in Dance from Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY where she trained in the Vaganova Method with Elisabeth Carroll of ABT, Harkness and Joffery Ballet Companies. She studied Graham and Limon modern dance at Skidmore and OSU and jazz in NYC with Rhett Dennis.

Session I: 8/21-9/18 Session II: 10/2-10/30 Session III: 11/13-12/11

Session I: 8/18-9/15 Session II: 9/22-10/20 Session III: 10/27-12/1 Session IV: 12/8-1/19

• Advanced Beginner

#5106 T

7:30-8:30pm

RES $42/NR $46

• Combination Class is a combination of two of the above classes. Beginner/Adv. Beginner.

Session I: 8/21-9/18 Session II: 10/2-10/30 Session III: 11/13-12/11 #5107

Lois Hilton RLCC Studio Learn patterns and movements taught to a variety of tempos emphasizing how to lead and follow partners. If you have never danced, think you have “two left feet” or if you’ve danced a little but still are not feeling confident, then this class is for you. All the basics needed to establish a solid foundation for becoming a swing dancer. Partners not necessary. No class 11/21.

T

6:30-8:30pm

RES $54/NR $59

#2120 SAT

9-10am

RES $68/NR $75

Ballroom and Social Dance Joallyn Bohn

Veteran’s Building, 522 South L St.

• Basics Learn (or review) the basic moves in Waltz-Sept.-a romantic, turning, slow dance done to ¾ time music; East Coast Swing-Oct.-Original, all-American fast tempo dance, danced to upbeat music styles; FoxtrotNov.-a jazzy, linear, slow dance, with “slow” and “quick” steps-the dancer’s dance. Partner recommended but not required. No class 11/22.

Session I: 9/6-9/27 Session II: 10/4-10/25 Session III: 11/1-11/29 #5100

TH

7:15-8:15pm

RES $48/NR $53

• Level 2 Continuation of the Beginner Class with additional patterns and technique to have more and more fun and look great on the dance floor: Cha Cha-Sept.-an upbeat Latin dance with its unique syncopation; WaltzOct.; East Coast Swing-Nov. Partner recommended but not required. No class 11/22.

Session I: 9/6-9/27 Session II: 10/4-10/25 Session III: 11/1-11/29

Tango and Latin Dance Lois Hilton RLCC Studio Express your inner self and look like a pro at nightclubs, weddings, cruises and other social gatherings. Learn the seductive moves of Tango and other Latin dances such as Rumba, Cha-cha, Samba, Salsa and Merengue. Burn the floor with these action-packed energetic dances. Partners not necessary. No class 11/21.

#5103 W 10/3-11/28 6:30-7:30pm RES $93/NR $102

30

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

#5101

TH

8:15-9:15pm

RES $48/NR $53

• Combination Session I: 9/6-9/27 Session II: 10/4-10/25 Session III: 11/1-11/29 #5108

TH

FALL 2018

7:15-9:15pm

RES $90/NR $99


Joallyn Bohn

RLCC Palo Verde

Beg. Salsa: fast paced clubby Latin dance, done mostly in a forward and back slot action.

Level 2 Salsa: A continuation of the beginning class with more emphasis on good technique and adding more fun patterns to your repertoire.

Beg. Bachata: slower paced, easy basics, clubby Latin dance, done mostly in a side to side slot action.

Level 2 Bachata: A continuation of the beginning class with more emphasis on good technique and adding more fun patterns to your repertoire. Beg. Salsa #5111 TH 12/6 7:15-8:15pm

RES $15/NR $17

Level 2 Salsa #5112 TH 12/6

8:15-9:15pm RES $15/NR $17

SUPPORTING Recreational, educational and

ADULT

Ballroom & Social Dance One-Hour Workshops

life-enriching programs and projects with the Livermore Area Recreation and Park District and other local organizations. Interested in becoming a trustee?? Contact: Sandra Kaya 925.373.5786

Beg. Salsa/Level 2 Salsa #5114 TH 12/6

7:15-9:15pm RES $27/NR $30

Beg. Bachata #5111 TH 12/13 7:15-8:15pm RES $15/NR $17

Level 2 Bachata #5112 TH 12/13 8:15-9:15pm RES $15/NR $17

Beg. & Level 2 Bachata #5114 TH 12/13 7:15-9:15pm RES $27/NR $30

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Stretch & Tone

Ayn Wieskamp RLCC Larkspur Room Enjoy floor exercises to improve body tone, flexibility and attitude. Leg and arm weights may be used to increase workout. No class 9/3, 11/12 & 11/23.

September - M/W/F #5210 #5211

8:30-9:30am 2 classes 8:30-9:30am 3 classes

RES $33/NR $42 RES $36/NR $40

Karate Bob and Kathy Berger RLCC Palo Verde Become proficient in the fundamentals and forms of Tang Soo Do, a Korean martial art similar to Japanese karate, while learning self-discipline and self-defense. Gain confidence by learning sparring techniques and by breaking boards. Advance through the colored belts to become a Black Belt. No class 10/31, 11/21.

#5302

W

9/5-12/19 6:30-8:30pm

RES $87/NR $96

ADULT

October - M/W/F #5210 #5211

8:30-9:30am 2 classes 8:30-9:30am 3 classes

RES $33/NR $36 RES $45/NR $49

November - M/W/F #5210 #5211

8:30-9:30am 2 classes 8:30-9:30am 3 classes

RES $30/NR $33 RES $36/NR $40

December - M/W/F #5210 #5211

8:30-9:30am 2 classes 8:30-9:30am 3 classes

RES $21/NR $23 RES $30/NR $33

Samurai Swordsmanship, Shinkendo (15+yrs) Aikido of Livermore/Shinrei Dojo 3985 First Street, Suite C Introduction to the sword training samurai undertook in ancient Japan. Training emphasizes traditional and effective swordsmanship, which leads to both practical ability as well as an understanding of classical martial arts. This class will cover etiquette, basics sword drills, and combative sword drawing forms.

Session I: 9/13-10/4 #5300

TH

Session II: 10/11-11/1

7:30-8:30pm

RES $68/NR $75

Aikido (15+yrs) Aikido of Livermore/Shinrei Dojo 3985 First Street, Suite C Aikido requires very little physical strength to effectively use non-aggressive techniques against an attack by blending with the attack and redirecting its energy back to the source. Training promotes controlled relaxation, improved movement skills, flexibility, physical coordination, good posture, balance and safe falling skills.

Session I: 9/13-10/4

Krav Maga for Self-Defense (15+yrs) Livermore Martial Arts Academy Staff 4070 East Avenue Learn an easy and effective system of self-defense against the most common threats and attacks; taught by a former police officer with over 18 years of experience in law enforcement.

Session I: 9/19-10/10 #2321

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TH

7:45-8:30pm

RES $69/NR $76

Girls/Women’s Self-Defense & Personal Violence Prevention Seminar (15+yrs) Livermore Martial Arts Academy Staff 4070 East Avenue Taught by a former police officer with over 18 years of experience in law enforcement, learn the basic strategies and techniques to protect yourself.

Session I: 9/28

Session II: 11/2

Session II: 10/11-11/1 #2317

#5301

W

Session II: 10/24-11/14

6:30-7:30pm

F

RES $68/NR $75

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018

7:30-9:30pm

RES $23/NR $25


Geoff Lee RLCC Studio Tai Chi is a high-level internal martial art that blends positive and negative, light and dark, active and quiet, yin and yang. Training is slow and relaxed, useful for health meditation and internal breathing. Perfect for beginners! Learn 18 of the 108 movements. Wear comfortable clothes and shoes. No class 10/4 & 11/22.

#5310 TH

8/30-12/20 7:30-8:30pm RES $78/NR $86

Intermediate/Advanced Tai Chi Chuan Geoff Lee RLCC Studio Intermediate students work on learning all 108 movements and concepts that transform movements into a flowing dance of soft energy. Advanced students may explore the connections to Qi Gong, Kung Fu, work, relationships and other aspects of life. Student must have successfully completed the beginner level. No class 10/4 & 11/22.

#5311 TH

8/30-12/20 6:30-7:45pm RES $98/NR $108

ADULT

SPIN with Kaitlin

Beginning Tai Chi Chuan

Kaitlin Cofer, Certified SpinningÂŽ Instructor, & Personal Trainer RLCC Cycle Studio All-level indoor cycling that features a ride to an inspiring soundtrack. Whether you are training for a triathlon or looking to improve your cardiovascular health, this class will help you reach your goals. No class 10/11, 11/22.

Ses I: 9/6-9/27 Ses II: 10/4-10/27 (RES $59/NR $65) Ses III: 11/1-11/29 #5205 Drop In: RES $13/NR $15) #5209 TH

6-6:45pm

RES $69/NR $76

360 Fitness Kim Brandt, NASM & Ace Certified Personal Trainer RLCC Gym This active class builds strength and stamina through a combination of weight and cardio workouts. Each workout will use a variety of equipment including dumbbells, bands, Bosus, Mother Earth, and YOU! All fitness levels are welcome. Bring water, towel, mat and a smile! No class 11/20, 11/22

Session I: 9/4-10/18

Session II: 10/23-12/13

#5201 T/TH 6-6:50pm RES $129/NR $142

Barbara Van Trease Veterans Building Dance Mixx, Interval, Fusion, Core, Strike, and Strength will burn calories, tone, and have you coming back for more. For new student specials and class format schedule visit us at jazzercise.com or call 925 447-8890. Sign up at class or online.

Monday - Saturday Monday Tuesday - Thursday Sunday

9am 5:30pm 6pm 8:30am

Beginning Yoga Dagmar Emperger-Landel, Registered Yoga Alliance & Instructor RLCC Studio Learn the art and science of the basic yoga practice, taught in the tradition of BKS Iyengar. Benefits include flexibility, balance, strength, stress-reduction and a sense of well-being. Consistent practice leads to refined awareness of one’s physical, mental, and spiritual potentials. For more info, go to www.yogadelvalle.com. No class 11/12.

Ses I: 9/10-10/22 #5220

M

Ses II: 10/29-12/17

5:45-7:15pm

RES $111/NR $122

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Continuing Yoga Tricia Moore, MSW, Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher RLCC Studio Deepen your yoga practice with greater connection to body, mind and spirit. Additional inversions, backbends and forward bends will be introduced, as well as breathing practices. Class is suitable for new students with prior Iyengar yoga experience. For more info, go to www.yogadelvalle.com. No class 11/23.

ADULT

Session I: 9/4-10/23 Session II: 10/30-12/18 #5221

T

6:45-8:25pm

RES $120/NR $132

Ses I: 9/7-10/26 Ses II: 11/2-12/21 (RES $110/NR $121) #5222

F

9:30-11:30am

RES $125/NR $138

Yoga for the Neck, Shoulders, & Upper Back NEW

Tricia Moore, MSW, Certified Iyengar Yoga Teacher Dagmar Emperger-Landel, Yoga Certified RLCC Studio Our lifestyle and activities are often not conducive to comfort, ease, and good posture for the upper torso and neck. This workshop will teach yoga stretches and poses to relieve the tensions, align the muscles and bones, strengthen the neck and shoulder girdle, and connect pathways between the hands and shoulder blades.

#1327 SAT

11/3 2-5pm

RES $55/NR $61

Gentle Yoga Dagmar Emperger-Landel, Yoga Certified RLCC Studio Make every day your best day by adding energy and focus to your life through a gentle yoga practice The yoga poses are low-impact and promote overall fitness, muscle relaxation and flexibility. This is a good entry level class for those who want a slower approach to a traditional yoga practice. For more info, go to www.yogadelvalle.com. No class 11/12.

Session I: 9/10-10/22 #5224

M

10:45am-12pm

Session II: 10/29-12/17 RES $108/NR $119

Yoga Drop-In Patricia Moore, MSW, Iyengar, Yoga/Teacher Dagmar Emperger-Landel Certified Instructor

RLCC Studio

Attend a yoga class above on a per class basis. Contact the instructor to find out which class is suitable for you. Go to www.yogadelvalle.com for more information.

#5225

M/T//TH/F

$17 per drop-in

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Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018


ADULT

Autumn Watercolor Painting Linda Beach RLCC Palo Verde Using the colors of the season as inspiration discover the magic of watercolors. Explore techniques, color mixing and composition with guided projects and personal expression. All levels. Suggested supply list available.

#5001 T 10/23-11/13

NEW

7-9pm

RES $103/NR $113

Acrylic Impressionist Painting

Linda Beach RLCC Palo Verde Find your inspiration using the work of the Impressionists. Loosen up and try your hand at painting using thick brush stroke, color, and acrylic paint with guided projects and personal expression. All levels. Suggested supply list available.

#5002 TH 10/25-11/15

7-9pm

RES $103/NR $113

Basic Henna Art (12+yrs) Savnit Kaur RLCC Elbow Room Prepare and create traditional patterns with Henna. Students will practice those patterns on paper then on their hand. Material included.

#2591 M 10/1-10/29

6:30-8pm RES $140/NR $154

NEW

Holiday Centerpiece Workshop Asha Poovaiah RLCC Elbow Room Design a holiday centerpiece using fresh flowers, candle and winter greens. View instructors website for pictures at ashapoovaiah.blogspot.com. All materials provided. $50 material fee payable to instructor at class. No previous experience necessary.

#5614

SAT

12/15

10am-12pm RES $18/NR $20

Telling the Story: Memoir & Fiction Writing Barbara Flores RLCC Palo Verde This class teaches the writing techniques used by pros to turn stories into page-turners. Nonfiction writers also benefit from mastering story-writing skills. Class consists of lecture, writing exercises and class critiques. Fee includes professional editing of your work by instructor Barbara Flores, an award-winning three-time author.

#5616

NEW

TH

9/6-10/11 7-9:30pm

RES $103/NR $113

Autumn Arrangement Workshop

Asha Poovaiah RLCC Elbow Room Design an arrangement in a pumpkin in fall colors using fresh flowers and foliage. View instructor’s website for pictures at ashapoovaiah.blogspot.com. All materials are provided. $50 material fee payable to instructor at class. No previous experience necessary.

#5613

SAT

10/20

10am-Noon RES $18/NR $20

Tri-Valley Carvers RLCC Fiesta Room Beginning carvers start with a basic project using a carving knife and progress to a relief project using various chisels and gouges. Students may bring in a project of their choice. Instructor works with each student to develop the skills needed to complete projects. Attend anytime between 6–8 pm on Wednesday.

on-going

6-8pm

$4 Drop-in

Essential Knife Skills

IDK Eatz, LLC RLCC Kitchen Classroom Learn to mince, julienne, dice, brunoise, batonnet, chiffonade, and paysanne. Chef Jai is well versed in many international cuisines and teaches the foundation for all cooking styles. Tips for keeping knives maintained and sharp are discussed. Bring your own knife.

#2598 #2599

TH W

NEW

One Pot Pasta Meals

9/20 11/14

6-8pm 6-8pm

RES $68/NR $75 RES $68/NR $75

Pans on Fire Staff, 3059-JK Hopyard Road, Pleasanton Save time and dishes with one-pot pasta meals for you and your family. Working in small groups, create several innovative dishes you’ll be delighted to re-create at home. Full meal and take-home recipes. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

#5700

Woodcarving

W

NEW

NEW

M

9/10

6-9pm

RES $73/NR $80

Fall Soups and Salads

Pans on Fire Staff, 3059-JK Hopyard Road, Pleasanton Bring fall flavors and ingredients to your lunchtime table. Working in small groups, prepare several soups and salads then enjoy a lunch buffet of your creations. Take home recipes. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

#5701

M

10/15 11am-1:30pm

RES $68/NR $75

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Thanksgiving Side Dishes

NEW

ADULT

Pans on Fire 3059-JK Hopyard Rd, Pleasanton Infuse your Thanksgiving table with new flavors this year. Working in small groups, create delicious side dishes that aren’t time consuming. Enjoy a buffet of your creations at the end of class. Take home recipes to recreate for your holiday table. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

#5702

NEW

W 11/14 11am-2pm RES $78/NR $86

Holiday Appetizers

Pans on Fire 3059-JK Hopyard Rd, Pleasanton Company's coming! Refresh your holiday appetizer offering with new recipes and techniques. In this handson class you'll make several delicious appetizers and enjoy a lunch buffet. Take home recipes to wow your guests this holiday season.

#5704

T 12/4 10:30am-1pm RES $68/NR $75

Hands-on Excel & Word (PC & MAC) Lynn Pesonen RLCC Sycamore If you don’t know Excel & Word, you need to. Even if you think you do, you need to re-familiarize yourself. This class will help you immediately. Class fee includes a take home manual.

#5400 T 9/18-9/25 6:30-8:30pm

Hands-on Excel - Next Step (PC & MAC) Lynn Pesonen RLCC Sycamore Learn the tricks you need and cut your work time in half! Auto-fill data, create and use formulas and format print ready spreadsheets and charts. You’ll receive a take-home class manual.

#5401 T 10/9

Tamalda

Pans on Fire 3059-JK Hopyard Rd, Pleasanton Holiday traditions in the Southwest and Mexico include extended families gathering to make lots of homemade tamales. Make 1 sweet and 3 savory tamales in this class using homemade and pre-made masa. Enjoy a full meal of your creations. Hands-on instruction and take home recipes; please wear closed-toe shoes.

#5705

SUN

12/9

4-7pm

RES $78/NR $86

6:30-8:30pm

RES $63/NR $69

Hands-on Powerpoint (PC & MAC) Lynn Pesonen RLCC Sycamore Create dynamic presentations with predesigned formats, bulleted lists, pictures, objects and apply animation effects to enhance the visual appeal. Class fee includes a take home manual.

#5403 T 10/16

NEW

RES $113/NR $124

6:30-8:30pm

RES $63/NR $69

Hands-on Publisher (PC & MAC) Lynn Pesonen RLCC Sycamore Create flyers, brochures, newsletters, invitations and more! With the skills you learn in this course, produce products you’ll love to show off. Class fee includes a take home manual.

#5404 T 10/23

6:30-8:30pm

RES $63/NR $69

Beginning/Adv. Beg. Folk Guitar (14+yrs) Ray Baird RLCC Sycamore This class is for those interested in learning to play the guitar for fun. It will cover basic guitar chords, simple strums, easy picking patterns and a little bit of music theory. Class pace will be adjusted to accommodate the skill variance of the students. No class 11/21.

Ses I: 8/29-9/26 #5500

W

Ses II: 10/3-10/31 5:30-6:25pm

Ses III: 11/7-12/12 RES $115/NR $127

Intermediate Folk Guitar (14+yrs) NEW

Holiday Baking

Pans on Fire 3059-JK Hopyard Rd, Pleasanton The holidays are coming! Are your baking pans ready for action? Come and hone your skills on a caramel apple tart, coconut sheet cake with hibiscus sauce, truffles and sumthin' with pumpkin'. A light lunch is included.

#5706 M 12/10 10:30am-1:30pm RES $78/NR $86

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Ray Baird RLCC Sycamore Learn a variety of new songs, musical styles and some basic music theory. Sessions build on previous classes but do not require that background. This class can be considered as a sequel to Adv. Beg. students and will review the intermediate class material. No class 11/21.

Ses I: 8/29-9/26 #5501

W

FALL 2018

Ses II: 10/3-10/31 4:30-5:25pm

Ses III: 11/7-12/12 RES $115/NR $127


Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center, 1756 First Street This course offers easy step-by-step piano instruction for beginners. These lessons will be taught in a fun and supportive environment while learning the fundamentals of music notation, music theory, and rhythm. No class 11/23.

Session I: 9/14-10/19 Session II: 10/26-12/7 #5510

F

7:15-8pm

RES $138/NR $152

Community Level - Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED

Adams Safety Training RLCC Sycamore Learn to respond to emergencies and provide proper first aid care. This course is a non-healthcare level CPR/AED and First Aid training course. Participants will be issued at two year certification card upon successful completion of the course. Class does not meet EMSA licensed childcare certification requirements.

Ukulele

Session I: 9/10 Session II: 11/19

Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center, 1756 First Street Have you ever wanted to play an instrument and sing along? If so, the ukulele is the perfect instrument; easy to learn and fun to play. The first lesson teaches basic rhythms and chords to play a simple song. No class 11/22.

Session I: 9/13-10/18 #5511

TH

ADULT

Piano for Beginners

#5611

M

4-8pm

RES $73/NR $80

Session II: 10/25-12/6

7:30-8:15pm

RES $138/NR $152

Vocal Lessons Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center, 1756 First Street Whether you just want to learn to sing for your own enjoyment or pursue a professional career in music, this course provides the start! Learn how the human voice works, warm-up exercises, professional hints, tips and lots of great tunes to sing.

Session I: 9/17-10/22 #5512

M

Session II: 10/29-12/3

7:45-8:40pm

RES $138/NR $152

Electric Guitar Galina’s Music Studio Staff Vine Center, 1756 First Street Learn the technique of finger boarding through string bending, barre chords, and pentatonic scales to note reading and tablature. Please bring your own electrical guitar, pick, and power plug to class. No class 11/20.

Session I: 9/11-10/16 #2539

T

Session II: 10/23-12/4

6:30-7:15pm

RES $138/NR $152

Rock & Blues Garage Band Start Up Music Time Academy Staff

2155 Las Positas Ct., Suite R

If you know the basics of singing, guitar, bass, drums or keyboard, but do not yet have folks to jam with, here is your chance to play music in a fun, supportive and pressure-free group setting, with guidance from a professional musician. No class 11/22.

#5515 #5515

TH TH

8/23-11/1 2-3pm 11/8-12/20 2-3pm

Build Your Business with Social Media Thomas Petty RLCC Sycamore Room Learn how to use social media like Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter for your business or non-profit. Bring your laptop to practice live in the class and learn by doing as well as avoid the mistakes most businesses make. More info at: http://bit.ly/larpd-sm

#2595 M

9/24

7-9pm

RES $100/NR $110

Email Marketing for Business & Non-Profits Thomas Petty RLCC Sycamore Room Email is the most effective tool to market to your clients. Bring your laptop and learn by doing in this hands-on workshop to effectively use email marketing to generate new business and donations, and avoid the common mistakes most business owners make. More info at: http://bit.ly/larpd-email

#2596 M

10/22

7-9pm

RES $100/NR $110

RES $201/NR $221 RES $126/NR $139

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What Does Your Handwriting Say About You? NEW

ADULT

Friday & Associates RLCC Sycamore Room Learn the basics of analyzing your own writing, friends, co-workers and gain a deeper understanding of those around you. Learn how to correct and change any negative personality traits into positive traits by simply changing specific pen strokes in the writing.

Session I: 9/13 Session II: 10/11 Session III: 11/8 Session IV: 12/13 #2597

TH

6-7pm

RES $28NR $31

NEW

Intro to Essential Oils for Everyday Living Kat Turnquist RLCC Kitchen ClassroomPleasanton Learn how to use these potent oils safely, effectively and efficiently. Discover how they work and a broad array of ways they can be used in your everyday living as a natural alternative reducing toxins and supporting health & wellness. All materials included.

Session I: 9/25 #2630

T

NEW

Essential Oils for Your Winter Home

Kat Turnquist RLCC Kitchen Classroom Expand the ways to use essential oils in the home during cold winter months. Learn ways to clean, freshen and change the ambiance to a festive home while reducing toxins and protecting your immunity by using essential oils. Enjoy making a blend you can take home and use. All materials included.

#2632 T

NEW

#2633 T

RES $15/NR $17

Essential Oils to Reduce Stress & Tension Kat Turnquist RLCC Kitchen Classroom Modern lifestyles are busy, chaotic and stressful. Continue increasing your knowledge of how to use essential oils to reduce stress and tension to unwind after a full day. Includes making a blend to take home. All materials included.

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10/16

6:30-7:30pm

RES $25/NR $28

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

RES $25/NR $28

The RESTART Program (16+yrs)

NEW

#2631 T

6:30-7:30pm

Karie Ploeger RLCC Elbow Room The RESTARTŽ Program is led by a qualified Holistic Nutrition Professional. It combines the simple elements of an up-to-date nutrition education, a guided 3-week sugar detox (aka Real Food Challenge), with small group support into a powerful way to kickstart a new healthy lifestyle. It’s truly an empowering combination!

Session II: 12/4

6:30-7:30pm

11/6

FALL 2018

9/18-10/17

6-7:30pm

RES $153/NR $168


RLCC Gym Join LARPD’s Sunday Night Basketball League played at the Robert Livermore Community Center Gymnasium! Make sure to submit completed registration and league fees by 9/27 to secure a spot in the league! League Information: Brian Spiller 925-373-5731, bspiller@larpd.org

#5800

SUN

10/7-12/9

6:30pm, 7:30pm, 8:30pm

$535/Team

Friday Night Coed Soccer League Robertson Park Come play under the Friday Night Lights! LARPD’s Coed Soccer League is played on our synthetic turf fields at Robertson Park. Registration ends 9/27. No games 11/16 and 11/23 League information: Brian Spiller, 925-373-5731, bspiller@larpd.org

#5820

F

10/5-12/28

7:15pm, 8:30pm

ADULT

Men’s Sunday Night Basketball League

$895/Team

Ultimate Frisbee League Robertson Park Throw the disc around under the lights at LARPD’s synthetic turf fields at Robertson Park. League information: Brian Spiller, 925-373-5731, bspiller@larpd.org

#5825

T

9/25-11/13

8:45pm

$350/Team

#5825.107

T

11/20-1/22

8:45pm

$350/Team

Adult Drop-In Sports (18+yrs) RLCC Gym Wear non-scuff athletic shoes only. Drop-In dates may change due to Gym Closures. Please visit http://teamsideline.com/sites/larpd/home to view our monthly schedule.

Pickleball T/TH W

11:30am-2:30pm 6-9pm

Fees Drop-In 5 visit pass: 10 visit pass: 20 visit pass:

$5/Person $23 $45 $88

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Helpful Phone Numbers

Office Hours: Monday-Thursday 9am-Noon and 12:30-4pm

50+

Holiday Dates: Sept. 3, Nov. 12, Nov. 22-23, Dec. 24-25, Dec. 31 RLCC Reduced Hours: Dec. 26-28

Phone: 925-373-5760

Fax: 925-960-2457

Website: www.Larpd.org

LARPD Senior Services Center........................................................... 925-373-5760 Wheels Dial-a-Ride........................................................................... 925-455-7510 LARPD District Office........................................................................ 925-373-5700 Senior Support of the Tri-Valley...................................................... 925-931-5379 Ombudsman....................................................................................... 510-638-6878 HMO Complaint Hotline.................................................................... 800-400-0815 Senior Lunch Program...................................................................... 925-373-5764 Senior Hotline.................................................................................... 925-373-5702 ex 4 Wheels (Bus)..................................................................................... 925-455-7500 Social Security.................................................................................. 800-772-1213 Alzheimer’s Association................................................................... 800-272-3900 Elder Care Locator (www.eldercare.gov)..................................... 800-677-1116 CRIL (Community Resources for Independent Living)................ 925-371-1531

Alameda County Senior Programs Adult Protective Services................................................................. Area Agency on Aging..................................................................... Conservatorship/Public Guardian.................................................. LARPD Hotline................................................................................... Meals on Wheels by Spectrum......................................................

Consultations If you have questions or need help with issues such as defining various levels of housing and placement needs, Medicare and Medi-Cal information, legal assistance, Health Care Directive information, financial emergencies, etc., call 925-373-5760 to receive more information on how to get assistance or to schedule an appointment.

FREE

866-225-5277 800-510-2020 510-577-3585 925-373-5702 925-421-4657

Legal Assistance for Seniors (LAS) 60+

Receive legal advice and consultation from a professional lawyer over the phone. Designed for adults 60+ and persons assisting individuals 60+. No wills. Call 925-373-5760 for more information.

FREE

Lending Library 50+yrs

Free eyeglass minor adjustments and repairs, and cleaning lenses provided by a volunteer optician on a first-come-first-serve basis the first Tuesday of the month, 11:30am-1:30pm.

RLCC Vintage Lounge Take advantage of the free lending library in the Vintage Lounge at the Robert Livermore Community Center. Borrow up to 6 books during operating hours. Enjoy reading your selection in the lounge by the fireplace or take home and return. Call 925-373-5760 to donate paperback books.

Financial Emergency Assistance

Preventative Health Care 60+

FREE

Eyeglass Cleaning and Adjustments

The Wiesner Memorial Fund is a special fund for seniors, 60 and older, who need financial assistance in the event of an emergency. For additional information call 925-373-5760.

FREE

Health Insurance Counseling (HICAP) Need help understanding your Medicare or other health insurances? A trained HICAP counselor can help. Appointments are held on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Call 925-373-5760 to schedule your appointment.

FREE

Hearing Aid Cleaning and Minor Repairs Stay Connected to the sounds of life with a free hearing aid cleaning. Appointments are held the second Wednesday quarterly, 9:30am-12:30 pm. Call 925-373-5760 to schedule your appointment.

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RLCC Consult Room Nurses provide foot care, blood pressure, and diabetes health screening on the second and last Tuesday of each Month. A suggested donation of $20 for foot care is requested. Call 925-373-5760 to schedule an appointment.

Wheels Dial-A-Ride Tickets for Seniors Paratransit tickets are available for purchase during the Senior Services normal business hours. A sheet of 10 tickets costs $35. Cash or checks made payable to Wheels are accepted.

BART Tickets (65+yrs) Paper Bart tickets are available in the Senior Services office M-TH between 9am-12pm and 12:30-4 pm. Tickets are $9 for a value of $24. Cash or checks made payable to LARPD-SSC accepted.

FALL 2018


WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD

50+

Good Thyme Cafe - Daily Lunch for the 60+

Daily Lunch with Open Heart RLCC Larkspur Room

Join us! Join Us! Come meet our LARPD Staff and learn about our programs and services. Tours are held on the second Thursday of each month at 11 am. Call 373-5760 to schedule your tour today!

Funded in part by Alameda County Area on Aging. Please join us for a healthy lunch served Monday through Friday, 12 pm-12:45 pm. Doors open at 11:30 am. The menu is prepared by a registered dietitian. Reservations are highly encouraged by calling (925) 373-5764 24 hours in advance. Walk-ins welcome.

M-F

Noon

$3 Suggested donation for 60+

Holiday Boutique by Golden Circle Golden Circle Boutique RLCC Arroyo Room Extended hours on the first day! Support our seniors who work all year making handcrafted items to raise funds to donate to local charities. One of the few places you can find affordable crochet and knit baby items, scarves, mittens, totes, hats, and MORE! Golden Circle is selling exclusively here at the RLCC.

Tuesday Wednesday

11/6 11/7

9am-8pm 9am-5pm

FREE Admission FREE Admission

Did you know you can purchase Gift Certificates at the front counter of the Community Center? Certificates may be purchased in any denomination. Recipients may use them for any activity or program, including senior trips. Balance of gift certificate will remain in their account until the funds are used. No refunds.

Dementia Care Consultations

Dori Sproul of the Alzheimer’s Association RLCC Consultation Room Caregiving for someone with dementia? If you are stressed, overwhelmed and need support and information-- schedule an appointment on the Third Thursday of each month with Dori for advice, education or to develop a plan for the road ahead. Drop-ins accepted. Call 925-284-7942 to schedule an appointment.

TH

9/20, 10/18, 11/15, 12/20

10am-2pm

Older & Out (60+yrs)

Pacific Center for Human Growth Funded by Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services RLCC Arroyo Room For more information about LGBTQ resources, contact Anne at the Pacific Center for Human Growth at 510-548-8283 x126 or email amitchell@pacificcenter.org.

GiftVOLUNTEERS Certificates Make NEEDED! Gift Giving Easy

FREE

FREE

FREE

Diabetes Support Group

Rajinder Singh, Ala. Co. Public Health Dept. Diabetes Educator RLCC Sycamore Room Educational updates, maintenance advice and support for persons with diabetes. This group will meet on Tuesday 9/11 and 11/13 from 10 am-12 noon. For more details call Rajinder at (510) 383-5191

COMMUNITY SUPPORT CAN HELP YOU WITH HEALTHY AGING Open to people 50+ residing in Livermore who may need financial assistance to participate in the LARPD 50+ programs. This is funded through the LARPD Foundation. Contact Maureen at 925-373-5765 if you would like more information.

FREE

PRIME TIME NEWS LETTER Look for more new 50+ programs in Prime Time & online at LARPD.org

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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Name That Tune at the Good Thyme Cafe Vicky Weseloh RLCC Larkspur Room Enjoy music classics from the 1940’s thru the 60’s during lunch time in the Good Thyme Café’. Held on the second Thursday of each month from 12:15-12:45 pm.

FREE

Grandfamilies: Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Christine Cuenca, Lincoln Child Center RLCC Palo Verde Room Over 7 million children are currently being raised by family members and about 2.6 million are living with their grandparents. Lincoln’s Kinship Support Services will explain what programs are in place to help both grandparents and grandchildren adjust to the changes in their lives. Call 373-5700 to register by 9/4.

T

9/11

10:30am-12pm

FREE

50+

#8188

FREE

Volunteers for Good Thyme Cafe Bring your smile and volunteer your time in a friendly atmosphere. Volunteer hours available Monday through Friday. Contact Open Heart Kitchen at (925) 580-1619 for more information on how to become a beloved volunteer.

Grandparents & Guardianship

Jenny Pardini, Legal Assistance for Seniors (LAS) RLCC Cresta Blanca Ballroom Guardianship of minors is required to access financial and helpful programs for grandparents raising grandchildren. The legal expert from Legal Assistance for Seniors will discuss informal and formal options, explain the details of the guardianship process and available benefits and social services that support kin caregivers. Call 3735700 to register by 9/11.

#8189 #8189

FREE

T T

9/18 9/18

3:30-4:30pm 6:30-7:30pm

FREE FREE

Medicare and The Open Enrollment

Jenny Pardini, HiCAP/LAS RLCC Palo Verde Room Learn about changes to the 2019 Medicare Prescription Drug (part D) plans and Medicare Advantage (part C) plans. An overview of eligibility, cost, benefits, changes in Medicare Parts A and B, and options for supplementing Medicare and the Extra Help Plan will also be discussed. Call 373-5700 to register by 10/11.

WANT TO PARTICIPATE IN MORE ACTIVITIES? If you want to participate in more activities, but do not have the funds, think about our Community Assistance program. Open to people 50+ residing in Livermore who may need financial assistance to participate in the LARPD senior programs. This is funded through the LARPD Foundation. Contact Maureen at 925-373-5765.

#8034

FREE

T

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

10:30am-12pm

FREE

Micro Brewing Craft Beers

Brian Blackburn RLCC Palo Verde Room Shadow Puppet Brew Master will be here to explain about the materials used and steps taken to craft specialty beers. Call 373-5700 to register by10/30.

#8180

42

10/16

FALL 2018

T

11/6

10:30am-12pm

FREE


What Does Your Handwriting Say About You? (Graphology) Christine Friday RLCC Sycamore Room Have fun and learn how this scientific method can facilitate more success in your life and make you feel better. It may also be used to help you better understand others. Call 373-5700 to register by 10/22.

#8238

F

10/26

1-2pm

FREE

RLCC Larkspur North Room Bring your friends and spend the afternoon enjoying classic table games. Mexican Train, Scrabble, Yahtzee, Checkers, Boggle, Cribbage, trivia and more!

#8264 M 9/10, 10/8 2-4pm #8264 TH 11/8, 12/6 2-4pm

Estate Planning: Trust vs. Wills

Jennifer Thaete, Estate Planning and Probate Attorney RLCC Sycamore Room Review the primary options of estate planning from trusts, wills, financial and health care powers of attorney and receive a general overview of probate and estate taxes. Registration for each person is required.

#8121 #8122 #8123 #8124

Game Day

Drop in: RES $2/NR $3 Drop in: RES $2/NR $3

NEW

9/12 10/9 11/15 12/4

7-8:30pm 7-8:30pm 7-8:30pm 7-8:30pm

RES $15/NR $17 RES $15/NR $17 RES $15/NR $17 RES $15/NR $17

Campo di Bocce

TH 10/11

9:30am-12:30pm RES $25/NR $28

More Movie Madness

RLCC Vintage Lounge Showtime is 1 pm. Enjoy movies ranging from favorites to recent releases. For more information, call Senior Services, 925-373-5760.

TH M TH M TH M TH

W T TH T

LARPD Staff 175 E. Vineyard Ave., Livermore Play team bocce ball and enjoy lunch at Campo di Bocce. Never played before? It just takes 5 minutes to learn. Bocce ball can be played by all ages. Handmade pizza, salad and beverage included. Call 373-5700 to register by 10/4.

#8196

FREE

50+

FREE

9/20 10/1 10/18 11/5 11/15 12/3 12/20

The Nightmare before Christmas Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them The Notebook Inferno Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey Christmas with the Kranks Four Christmases

PG PG PG PG G PG PG-13

FREE

Add Years to Your Life (60+yrs)

Sponsored by Senior Support of the Tri-Valley through grants Nancy Bennett RDN RLCC Sycamore Room Learn about how your lifestyle can slow down the aging process and which foods can boost strength, memory and energy levels. Call 373-5700 to register by 9/27.

#8028

TH

10/4

10-11am

FREE

FREE

Food Fight: Fighting Inflammation with Food (60+yrs) Sponsored by Senior Support of the Tri-Valley through grants Nancy Bennett RDN RLCC Sycamore Room Chronic inflammation is believed to be at the root of diabetes, heart disease, arthritis and cancer. Learn what foods calm down the immune system and keep us healthy. Call 373-5700 to register by 10/25.

#8029

TH

11/1

10-11am

FREE

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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AARP Smart Driver Course American Assoc. of Retired Persons (AARP) RLCC Sycamore Room Content covers the aging process and how it affects the mature driver. Completion of this 8 hr. course allows seniors 50+ to receive auto insurance discounts. Pre-registration with payment is required. Only checks made payable to AARP accepted. No cash or credit card. Call the Senior Services office at 925-373-5760 for more information.

#8165

TH

10/4, 10/11

1-5:30pm

50+

AARP Member $15/Non Member $20

AARP Smart Driver Refresher Course American Assoc. of Retired Persons (AARP) RLCC Sycamore Room Renew your Smart Driver status with our refresher course: available every three years after you have completed the full course requirements. Checks only made payable to AARP. No cash or credit card. Call the Senior Services Office at 925-373-5760 for more information.

#8168

SAT

12/1

9am-1:30pm

AARP Member $15/Non Member $20

FREE

Dementia Caregiver Support Group

Alzheimer’s Association Asbury United Methodist Church 4743 East Ave. The Alzheimer’s Associations’ support group is open for families and caregivers of persons suffering from Alzheimer’s or a related disorder. It provides a safe environment for individuals to: express feelings, give and receive support, learn about Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and discover effective ways to cope with and care for Alzheimer’s patients. Group meets the first Wednesday of each month at 12 noon. For detailed information, contact Heather at 800-272-3900 or by email heather.gray@alz.org.

Drop-In Programs - RLCC Arroyo Room Enjoy these fun, social, stimulating activities year-round. Check Prime Time Newsletter for additional information. Some activities require advance RSVP.

#8160 Pinochle #8159 Billiards #8161 Bridge

FREE

M/W/F M-F TH/F

Time varies Time varies 1-4pm

RES $2/NR $3 RES $2/NR $3 RES $2/NR $3

Golden Circle Craft Group

RLCC Palo Verde Room Enjoy working in a social setting on sewing, knitting, crocheting and other textile projects in an inspiring and friendly environment. Work to benefit local Livermore charities. No meeting 11/12.

#8163

M

9/10-12/3

12:30-2:30pm

Mahjongg (American Version) RLCC Larkspur South Room Learn the American version of this fun and exciting tile based game that originated from China. Express your competitive spirit while fostering new relationships.

#8164

44

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

TH

FALL 2018

1:30-4pm

RES $2/NR $3 Drop-In


50+

Sing For Fun - Music Sing-A-Long Nancy Marling RLCC Sycamore Room Come and sing familiar tunes with other folks with piano accompaniment. The words to the songs will be provided. No class 11/12.

#8100 M 9/10-9/24 11am-12pm #8100 M 10/1-10/29 11am-12pm #8100 M 11/5-11/19 11am-12pm

RES $9/NR $10 RES $15/NR $16 RES $9/NR $10

Beginning Conversational Spanish Spanish Academy Staff RLCC Sycamore Room Learn the basics of conversational Spanish in a fun, engaging and interactive way! New materials added each session. $10 material fee payable at first class- cash or check made payable to Spanish Academy. Register 10 days in advance to avoid cancellation. No class 11/23.

#8140 F #8140 F

9/21-10/26 9:30-10:30am RES $57/NR $63 11/2-12/14 9:30-10:30am RES $57/NR $63

NEW

Indoor Gym Walking

LARPD Staff RLCC Gym Do you love to walk, but cautious of uneven sidewalks and extreme weather conditions? Come down to the gymnasium and walk your laps at your own pace, serenaded by energizing music! Canes and walkers welcome. Walking or tennis shoes recommended.

Session I: 9/20 Session II: 10/18 Session III: 11/15 Session IV: 12/13 (Holiday Music Walk) #8078

FREE

TH

10-11am

Drop In

RES $2/NR $3

T.G.I.D.F. Dog Walk Almond Park

Thank Goodness It’s Dog Friday! Meet up with other dog lovers each month for a walking adventure. Leashed, friendly, and vaccinated dogs only. Locations may vary. Register by Thursday before each walk.

Session I: 9/21 Session II: 10/12 Session III: 11/9 Session IV: 12/7 #8080

F

10:30-12pm

FREE

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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FREE

Historical Walking Tour of Downtown Livermore Heritage Guild Docent

Carnegie Library 2155 3rd Street Join Susan Canfield on an informative walk and learn about the history of local homes and buildings on your one mile tour. Conclude with a no host lunch downtown. Rain or shine. Call 373-5700 to register by 9/21.

#8194 F

9/28

10am-12pm

FREE

Holiday Lights Trolley Tour

50+

Meet in RLCC Sycamore Room Start your evening with hot cocoa and dessert, then “all aboard” the Livermore Wine Trolley for an adventure through the festive neighborhoods of Livermore to experience the glow of holiday lights. Limited seating. Call 373-5700 to register by 11/29. No refunds. *Under 50yrs use #8199.

#8198 F #8199* F

12/14 12/14

6:30-8:45pm 6:30-8:45pm

RES $40/NR $44 RES $45/NR $49

Historic Duarte Garage & Lincoln Hwy. Museum Lunch Tour Heritage Guild Docent Corner of North L St. & Portola Ave. - Castle Rock 1848 Portola Ave. Discover the history of the nostalgic Duarte Garage and Lincoln Highway Museum while admiring the antiques and historic fire trucks restored by History Guild volunteers. View actual Livermore Ohlone artifacts inside the HistoryMobile on your docent guided tour. Lunch included at Castle Rock. Register by 11/20. (925) 373-5700.

#8197 TH 11/29

10:30am-1:30pm RES $18/NR $20

LLNL Discovery Center Tour & Lunch at Garre Winery Nick Williams Garre 7986 Tesla Rd. Discovery Center 651 Eastgate Dr. The Discovery Center provides a window into LLNL’s exciting cutting edge science. Join us for a guided tour, an overview of LLNL, and hands-on “fun with science experiments”. Meet for lunch at Garre Winery before the LLNL tour. Lunch included in fee. Call 373-5700 to register by 8/30.

#8193 F 9/7

Holiday Luncheon 2018 RLCC Cresta Blanca Ballroom Enjoy the holiday season by attending our annual catered luncheon! Surround yourself with good friends, food and holiday fun. Door prizes, Festive sweater contest and live entertainment. Santa will be here, so bring your wish list. Call 373-5700 to secure your reservation by 12/4. No refunds. Sign up early, event sells out.

#8200 T

12/11 11:30am-1:30pm

RES $13/NR $25

46 Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

FALL 2018

10:45am-3:45pm

RES $25/NR $28


50+

FREE

Let There Be Paint

Anne Giancola Charles R. Winery 8195 Crane Ridge Rd., Livermore Have you ever wanted to pick up a brush and paint a picture? This is the class for you! Relax on the Charles R Winery patio and paint your choice of options. Guidance, supplies and munchies provided; wine and water available for purchase. Ambience abounds! Call 373-5700 to register by 9/27. *Additional fees apply if under age 50.

#8107

SUN

9/30

5-7pm

RES $38/NR $42

Under 50 - Use Class #8108 • RES $48/NR $53

Rock Painting Social LARPD Staff RLCC Palo Verde Room Come down and join the latest craze. Paint rocks for relaxation, gifts or hiding them to be discovered. Bring your wildest aprons, enjoy refreshments and win a door prize! Call 373-5700 to register by 11/2.

#8262 W 11/7

NEW

2-3:30pm

RES $8/NR $9

Clay Flower Accessories

Julie Kartono RLCC Sycamore Room Create your own flower pendant necklace using air dry clay. Learn hand sculpting skills. Material fee of $15 payable at first class. Call 373-5700 to register by 11/10.

#8119

SAT 11/17

10am-1pm

RES $53/NR $55

Succulent Flowers in a Pot Julie Kartono RLCC Sycamore Room Learn hand sculpting skills to make 3 succulent flowers from air dry clay and arrange them in a pot. You will use oil paints to make them look more lifelike. Material fee of $15 payable at first class. Call 373-5700 to register by 12/8.

Flower Arranging Social Gayle Thorsen-McCune

RLCC Cresta Blanca Ballroom

#8120

SAT 12/15

10am-1pm

RES $53/NR $55

Arranging fresh flowers is a relaxing and rewarding experience. Join us in a casual setting while we walk you through the process of creating your own fall–themed floral arrangement to take home. Beautiful, yet simple! Delicious refreshments included. Reservations are required. Call 373-5700 to register by 10/18. No refunds.

#8266

NEW

T

10/23

2-4pm

RES $18/NR $20

3D Greeting Cards

Clay Flower Gift Box

Julie Kartono RLCC Sycamore Room Decorate a gift box with clay flowers. Learn the Japanese hand sculpting skill using air dry clay to make a rose and filler flowers. Apply other media to finish project. Material fee of $15 payable at first class. Call 373-5700 to register by 10/13.

#8118

SAT 10/20

10am-1pm

RES $58/NR $64

Katrin Field RLCC Sycamore Room Create 5 fall and winter themed 3-dimensional greeting cards made of imported paper. For beginners and experienced crafters alike. Please bring a pair of scissors and tweezers. Material fee of $20 paid to instructor in cash. Call 373-5700 to register early.

Ses I: 10/12 #8115

Ses II: 11/2 F

Ses III: 11/30 Ses IV: 12/7

1:30-3:30pm

RES $6/NR $7

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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Chair Yoga

Tai Chi Combined Level 2 & 3

Carol Atkinson RLCC Sycamore Room Discover how to do yoga poses with a chair to help increase flexibility, balance and strength while enhancing mind-body awareness and ability to relax. Classes taught in an easy-going, noncompetitive atmosphere and suitable for participants who do not want to get up and down from the floor. Inform instructor of any conditions, injuries or limitations.

Barbara Reynolds RLCC Elbow Room This class is for participants who have completed Level 1 and Level 2 Beginner. It will progress from Level 2 Intermediate into Level 3. No class 11/23.

#8050 M 9/24-11/5 9:30-10:30am RES $45/NR $50

50+

Light & Easy Aerobics

Jollene Berghoff RLCC The Studio Come enjoy a combination of low impact aerobics, strength training and stretch. Dance to soft, motivating music as you decrease your risk of falling and increase functionality with everyday tasks. Bring light weights and water. #8906 Drop In $9

Session I: 9/4-10/23 #8052

Session II: 10/30-12/11

T 9:30-10:20am

Barbara Reynolds RLCC Elbow Room Gentle exercise that integrates your mind and body. Proven through scientific study to increase flexibility, muscular strength and fitness. Promotes correct body posture, improved breathing, blood pressure and balance. No class 11/23.

#8061

F

Session II: 11/2-12/21

10-10:50am

#8074

F

Session II: 11/2-12/21

9-9:50am

RES $66/NR $73

Meditation Smorgasbord Barbara Reynolds RLCC Sycamore Room A meditation class designed for those who have never meditated or who may think they will not enjoy it. This class is secular. Individuals may bring their own meaningful symbols to look at while they meditate. Participants may want to bring a pillow. No class 11/22.

#8175 TH 10/4-11/8 4-4:50am #8175 TH 11/15-12/20 4-4:50am

RES $33/NR $36 RES $28/NR $31

RES $63/NR $69

Tai Chi for Seniors Level 1

Session I: 9/14-10/26

Session I: 9/14-10/26

Move Easily with the Feldenkrais Method Carol Atkinson RLCC Sycamore Room Learn the Feldenkrais Method of Awareness through movement to increase range of motion, flexibility, coordination, and relieve physical and mental stress. Most lessons are done on the floor but accommodations may be made.

#8055 T

9/25-11/13 5-6pm

RES $96/NR $106

RES $73/NR $80

Tai Chi for Seniors Level 2 (Beginner) Barbara Reynolds RLCC Larkspur South For participants who have already taken Tai Chi Level 1 and are familiar with this modified Sun Style.

#8062 T #8062 T

9/11-10/30 11/6-12/18

9-9:50am 9-9:50am

RES $83/NR $91 RES $73/NR $80

Tai Chi for Seniors Level 2 (Intermediate) Barbara Reynolds RLCC Larkspur South This section of Level 2 is intended for people who have taken Level 2 and are continuing. No class 11/22.

#8063 TH 9/13-11/1 9-9:50am #8063 TH 11/8-12/20 9-9:50am

RES $75/NR $83 RES $57/NR $65

Tai Chi Level 3 Barbara Reynolds RLCC Larkspur South Room For advanced students who have already taken Level 2. Class progresses into Sun Style, 73 forms. No class 11/12.

#8064 M 9/110-10/29 10-10:50am RES $67/NR $74 #8064 M 11/5-12/17 10-10:50am RES $51/NR $56

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Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

Walking with Purpose Volunteers RLCC Vintage Lounge Join our walking group and experience the beauty of outdoor Livermore for all levels; focused on time and not distance. No class 11/12, 11/22.

#8079

M-TH 9/4-12/20 10:30am

FALL 2018

RES $15/NR $17


50+

Yoga for Self-Care Carol Atkinson RLCC The Studio Discover how to use yoga poses and Iyengar-inspired therapeutic techniques to relieve physical and mental stress, increase flexibility, balance and strength, enhance mind/body awareness and ability to relax. Taught in an easy-going, non-competitive atmosphere. Suitable for all participants able to get to and from the floor. Inform the instructor of any injuries, medical conditions or limitations.

#8051

T

9/25-11/13 1-2:30pm

RES $51/NR $56

Zumba Gold Basic

Zumba Gold Basic

Alice Johnson RLCC The Studio & Palo Verde Receive a total body aerobic workout through dance with low-impact exercises while listening to Latin and international music. Bring water and wear comfortable exercise attire.

Christina Kim RLCC The Studio Receive a total body aerobic workout through dance with low impact exercises while listening to Latin and International music. Bring water and wear comfortable exercise shoes. No class 11/12, 11/22.

Session I: 9/5-10/24

Session II: 10/31-12/19

#8065 W 9-10am #8900 Drop-In $8

RES $43/NR $47

#8069 M 9/10-10/29 9:30-10:20am RES $43/NR $47 #8904 Drop-In $8

9-10am

RES $48/NR $53

#8069 M 11/5-12/17 9:30-10:20am RES $33/NR $36 #8904 Drop-In $8

#8066 SAT 11/3-12/22 9-10am #8901 Drop-In $8

RES $43/NR $47

#8070 TH 9/6-10/25 #8905 Drop-In $8

#8066 SAT 9/1-10/27 #8901 Drop-In $8

9:30-10:20am RES $43/NR $47

#8070 TH 11/1-12/20 9:30-10:20am RES $38/NR $41 #8905 Drop-In $8

Zumba Gold Basic (30 minutes) Alice Johnson RLCC The Studio This low-impact fitness class uses easy-to-follow calorie burning moves to improve balance, coordination, flexibility, stamina and cardiovascular function while having fun! Beginners welcome. Wear comfortable exercise shoes/attire and bring water. No class 11/22.

#8068 T/TH 9/4-10/25 #8903 Drop-In $5

8:30-9am

#8068 T/TH 10/30-12/20 8:30-9am #8903 Drop-In $5

RES $43/NR $47

RES $41/NR $45

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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Trip Registration

50+

Registration is on first-come, first -serve basis. Space is limited for specific trips, online registration is not available. Travelers are encouraged to attend our predesignated registration dates listed below. Nonresident fees apply to trips. Trip Office open Monday through Thursday 9am-2pm. Call 925-373-5763 for more information.

Fall Sat Winter/Spring Sat

8/25/18 1/5/19

8:15-10:15am 8:15-10:15am

Venture Trips

Venture Trip participants are transported in LARPD vans. Day trips must be paid for at the time of registration. Cancellations received five (5) business days prior to the day of the trip, will incur a processing fee of $12 and any other incurred costs pre cancellation. Overnight trips require a $25 nonrefundable deposit at the time of registration. Extended trips require a $100 nonrefundable deposit at the time of registration. No refunds will be issued for overnight and extended trips after final is payment has been received. *Dates are subjected to change.

VENTURE TRIPS #8359

W

9/5

“Baskerville” at Sierra Rep

#8322

W

9/12

Santa Cruz Follies

#8343

SAT 9/22

“Phantom of the Opera” in SF

#8358

W

9/26

“On Your Feet” in SF

#8302

M

10/1

Apple Hill by Motor Coach

#8313

TH

10/25 Half Moon Bay

#8309

T

10/30 Winchester Mystery House

#8303

SAT 11/10 Coit Tower

#8356

W

11/14 “Church Basement Ladies” at Sierra Rep

#8328

T

11/20 Olives, Almonds and Poinsettias

#8330

SAT 12/8

#8329

SUN 12/16 Grand Island Brunch

#8337

SAT 1/12

50

Singing Christmas Tree Disney Family Museum in SF

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

OVERNIGHT/EXTENDED TRIPS #8390 TH-W

10/4-17

Romantic Danube River Cruise

#8370 SAT-T

12/1-4

Las Vegas Holiday

#8371 W-TH

12/12-13 Gold Country Holiday Overnighter

#8392 TH-SUN 1/17-27

Mexican Riviera Cruise

#8376 SUN-T

Elephant Seals of San Simeon

FALL 2018

2/3-5


EVENT & FACILITY

Ravenswood Historic Site 2647 Arroyo Road, Livermore An enchanting 1885-era Victorian country estate in a setting of vineyards, gardens, orchards and palm trees. Features a beautiful private location for business retreats, parties, weddings and receptions with a gazebo in a garden setting, 2 rooms in the main house, a bride’s room, and kitchen facility.

Max Capacity: 150 Guests (Apr-Oct) Summer - Sat

70 Guests (Nov-Mar)

Summer Sun-F Winter-Sat

Winter Sun-F

Additional Rental Fees: Lawn Games Damage & Compliance Deposit

RES. Hourly RES 8hr Rental

$285

$220

$185

$120

$2280

$1760

$1480

$960

Alcohol Serving Fee (5hrs)

NR Hourly NR 8hr Rental

$315

$240

$215

$140

Security Guards

$2520

$1920

$1720

$1120

Cleaning Fee

Liability Insurance Fee

$100 $500 $200* Based on market rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 People) $150

Veterans Memorial Hall 522 South L Street, Livermore A Spanish style terra cotta tile foyer, which opens into a large auditorium with wood floors, kitchen, a stage framed in ornate carvings and a two-story tall open beam ceiling. The hall also features a Club Room as part of the rental, perfect for a bride’s changing room.

Max Capacity: 400 Lecture Style / 200 Banquet Style Additional Rental Fees: Rate

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

$120 $960 $135 $1080

Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards Cleaning Fee

$500 $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people) $150

The Barn 3131 Pacific Avenue, Livermore A rustic barn which was once part of the Rodeo grounds, built in 1922 featuring a large auditorium with exposed rafters, concrete floors, kitchen facility, and an outdoor gazebo.

Max Capacity: 400 Lecture Style / 250 Banquet Style Additional Rental Fees: Rate

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

$100 $800 $110 $880

Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards Kitchen Cleaning Fee

$500 $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people) $50

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Cresta Blanca Ballroom 4444 East Avenue, Livermore A grand ballroom with the option to split into two sections, the north side or south side to accommodate smaller meeting and event spaces.

Max Capacity: All Ballroom: 552 Lecture Style / 450 Banquet Style North Side: 144 Lecture Style / 106 Banquet Style South Side: 360 Lecture Style / 224 Banquet Style

EVENT & FACILITY

ALL ALL Ballroom Ballroom Week day Sat

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

$225 $1800 $255 $2040

$280 $2240 $320 $2560

North Side

South Side

$80 $640 $95 $760

$150 $1200 $165 $1320

Additional Rental Fees: Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards Cleaning Fee

$300-$750 (Range) $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people) $150

Larkspur Room 4444 East Avenue, Livermore May be split into two sections, the north or south side, to accommodate smaller meetings or events.

Max Capacity: All: 220 Lecture Style / 120 Banquet Style North Room: 112 Lecture Style / 78 Banquet Style South Room: 60 Lecture Style / 48 Banquet Style

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

ALL

North Side

South Side

$120 $960 $145 $1160

$80 $640 $95 $760

$50 $400 $60 $480

Additional Rental Fees: Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards Cleaning Fee

Palo Verde Room 4444 East Avenue, Livermore

Max Capacity: 100 Lecture Style / 88 Banquet Style Rate

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

$80 $640 $90 $720

Additional Rental Fees: Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards

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$300 $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people)

Livermore Area Recreation & Park District

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$300-$500 (Range) $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people) $100


EVENT & FACILITY

Sycamore Room 4444 East Avenue, Livermore

Max Capacity: 60 Lecture Style / 40 Banquet Style Rate

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

$50 $400 $65 $520

Additional Rental Fees: Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards

$300 $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people)

Outdoor Courtyard 4444 East Avenue, Livermore

Max Capacity: 350 Lecture Style Rate

Resident Hourly Resident 8 Hour Rental Non Resident Hourly Non Resident 8 Hour Rental

$130 $1040 $150 $1200

Additional Rental Fees: Damage & Compliance Deposit Liability Insurance Fee Alcohol Serving Fee (5 Hours) Security Guards

$100-$750* (Range) $200* Based on Market Rate $100 $29/Hour/Guard (1 Guard/100 people)

Catering Kitchen 4444 East Avenue, Livermore

FLAT RATE 3 Hour Rental* Rate

Resident Non Resident

$250 $310

REGISTER NOW LARPD.ORG and 925.373.5700

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Neighborhood Parks Community Parks Reservable Group Picnic Area Dog Parks Sports Fields Picnic Area Picnic Tables Barbecue Pits Restrooms Play Structure Dog Parks Sports Fields Bike Trail Walking Trail Horse Trail Volleyball Bocci Ball Pickleball Basketball Courts Tennis Courts

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PARKS &FACILITIES

Park Name:

Park Address

Al Caffodio Park Almond Park Altamont Creek Park Big Trees Park Bill Clark Park Bothwell Park Bruno Canziani Park Cayetano Park Christensen Park El Padro Park Hagemann Park Holdener Park Ida Holm Park Independence Park Jack Williams Park Karl Wente Park Lester J. Knott Park Livermore Downs Park Maitland R. Henry Park Marlin A. Pound Park Max Baer Park May Nissen Park Mocho Park Northfront Park Pleasure Island Park Ralph T. Wattenburger Park Ravenswood Park Robert Livermore Park Robertson Park Summit Park Sunken Gardens Park Sunset Park Tex Spruiell Park Vista Meadows Park William (Bill) J. Payne Park

1361 Shawnee Road 1555 Almond Avenue 6800 Altamont Creek Drive 5470 Kathy Way 5451 Hillflower Drive 2466 Eighth Street 5907 Charlotte Way 698 Portola Avenue 5611 Bridgeport Circle 1731 El Padro Drive 459 Olivina Avenue 2995 Hansen Road 1106 Crystal Circle 2798 Holmes Street 2041 Neptune Road 1455 Kingsport Avenue 655 N. Mines Road 1655 Paseo Laguna Seco 1525 Mendocino Road 2010 Bluebell Drive 1310 Murdell Lane 685 Rincon Avenue 1130 Mocho Street 6315 Almaden Way 280 Pearl Drive 1515 Honeysuckle Road 2632 Tahoe Drive 491 Loyola Way 3200 Robertson Park Road 6332 Tioga Pass Court 3800 Pacific Avenue 1055 Geneva Street 5411 Felicia Avenue 2450 Westminster Way 5800 Patterson Pass Road

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Pool Pumpkin Patch

Children’s Fair

Breakfast with Santa

Oct 20: 12-2pm Robert Livermore Aquatic Center Res $10/NR $15

Dec 8: 9am

Sep 8 10am-4pm

Robert Livermore Community Center $12/person (10 & under)

Robert Livermore Community Center

FREE

Dogtoberfest

Family Dance

Oct 14 11am-3pm

Nov 16: 7-9pm Robert Livermore Community Center $23/couple ($8 each additional member)

Robert Livermore Park

FREE

LARPD Numbers LARPD Office.................................................. 925-373-5700 Hotlines............................................................925-373-5702 Sports Fields/Turf Conditions............. Press 1 Aquatics/Pool....................................... Press 3 Senior Services.................................... Press 4 LARPD Foundation........................................ 925-373-5786 Aquatics......................................................... 925-373-5750 Class Registration......................................... 925-373-5700 Equestrian Park............................................. 925-373-5720 Facilities Rentals........................................... 925-373-5703 Park Maintenance......................................... 925-960-2440 Preschool Information.................................. 925-960-2486 Ranger/Nature Staff...................................... 925-960-2400 Recreation...................................................... 925-373-5700 RL Community Center.................................... 925-373-5700 Gymnasium..................................................... 925-373-5733 Sports Field Rentals.......................................925-373-5709 Volunteers....................................................... 925-373-5765 Youth Services............................................... 925-960-2480

LARPD

LARPD UPCOMING EVENTS

Other Recently Requested Non-LARPD Contacts Adult Education.................................. 925-606-4822 Bankhead Theater............................. 925-373-6100

City of Livermore Animal Control.................................... 925-371-4848 Library.................................................. 925-373-5500 Planning/Tree Trimming.....................925-960-4000 Police Department..............................925-371-4987 CPR Class (Red Cross)....................... 800-520-5433 Del Valle Dog Club.............................. 925-455-4158 Lake Del Valle (EBRPD)..................... 925-373-0332 Los Vaqueros Reservoir.....................925-688-8225 School District (LVJUSD).................. 925-606-3200

FOR MORE INFO OR TO PURCHASE TICKETS: 925-373-5700

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REGISTRATION

ONLINE REGISTRATION: LARPD.ORG

IN PERSON REGISTRATION:

PHONE REGISTRATION: 925-373-5700

OFFICE HOURS: Monday through Thursday: 8am-6pm Friday: 8am-5pm • Saturday: 9am-1pm

Robert Livermore Community Center 4444 East Avenue Livermore, CA 94550

• Click Register Online:

Follow the instructions to create a new account and get your new ID and password. Then log in, setup your account and you will be ready to register.

• Search Tip for Online Registration: Each class has been assigned a unique ID number. You can use this ID number to find your class fast. Class ID numbers are listed in the guide by program that is eligible for online registration.

• Access and Inclusion:

Livermore Area Recreation and Park District program registration fees are evaluated and assessed at the time of scheduling the program. Proof of residency will be required upon registration. Residents are those who reside within the Livermore city limits. Fees labeled NR (nonresident) within the Activity Guide or on printed material represent non-resident. Because the Activity Guide is prepared months in advance, program dates and times may change. For the most current version of the Activity Guide, visit our website.

LARPD supports the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). If you or a family member needs help, assistance, or program accommodations, we stand ready to help you participate in our services. Call our main office at 925-373-5700 for more information about this service.

The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District values our community’s support and input on the classes and programs we offer. If you are not completely satisfied with the program or class you have taken, we welcome your feedback. If you are not completely satisfied after the first class and/or program meeting, please inform us within 24 hours. We will process a refund minus a $12 processing fee will be withheld from all cancellations. We understand missed classes and absences may occur, however credits or cancellations will not be issued under this policy for a participant who does not show up to the first class meeting. Missed classes, swim passes, facility rentals, adult sports leagues, tickets and transportation costs to entertainment, sporting events, amusement parks, or meals are excluded from this policy.

• 7-Day Transfer Policy

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• Waiver: A participant Agreement Waiver is required from all program participants prior to the first class meeting. For minors under the age of 18, a signature is required from the legal parent or guardian. To download this form, visit LARPD.ORG.

Transfer requests made less than seven (7) days prior to the first class meeting are considered cancellations and cannot be completed. Failure to attend class or “no shows” will not be granted a refund.

• Class Refund Policy LARPD reserves the right to cancel, postpone or combine classes, or change instructors. If insufficient enrollment causes a class to be cancelled, notification will be given and a full refund will be granted. Please choose your activities carefully. If you must cancel your registration, we require notification at least seven (7) days before the first class meeting. All cancellations and refunds will be subjected to a $12 service fee. Cancellations made less than seven (7) days prior to the first class meeting will not be granted a refund. A $20 fee will be charged for all returned checks.

FALL 2018


Dance the night away

FAMILY DANCE

Friday, November 16th

7:00-9:00PM • $23/Couple $8 Additional Family Members Tickets will not be sold at the door. Pre-Sale ONLY.

RLCC: 4444 EAST AVEnue


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