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2012

PARK CITY

PARENT

SUMMER

GUIDE CAMPS GALORE Kids can choose from educational day camps to learning how to sail on the Jordanelle and everything in between.

SUMMER ‘MUST READS’ Dive into more than the local pool this summer with these top 10 booklists.

SCHOOL‘S OUT! Bike, hike, swim, visit a museum, explore National Parks and go camping. It’s vacation time!

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Ages 6-8 & Ages 9-18 Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Cost Per Session: $170 Each Additional Week: $150 Professional Instruction In: *Ballet* *Pointe* *Jazz* *Modern/Contemporary* *Hip Hop* *Turns & Leaps* *Flexibility* *Tap* *Injury Prevention* *Tumbling* *Strength & Cardio Conditioning* *Yoga & Pilates for dancers* 

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Ages 3-5 Monday-Thursday 9:30 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Cost Per Session: $100

Camp Includes: *Ballet* *Jazz* *Tap* *Creative Movement* *Dance-related Arts & Crafts* Donʼt miss the weekly family & friends performance!

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Camp Includes: *Breakdance* *Gymnastics* *Flexibility & Strength* *Coordination* *Musicality* Donʼt miss the weekly family & friends Performance!

Brand new, 15,000 sq. ft. state-of-the art training facility!! Conveniently located right off the I-80 Silver Creek Junction exit.

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SPRING & SUMMER PROGRAMS

Elementary Programs Grades 1-5 • Our trained staff has a full time special educator that designs programs for your student’s need. • Individual tutoring and group lessons available during the spring and summer • Reading • Writing • Math

Middle School / Junior High Programs Grades 6-8 • Common Core math 6th, 7th, and 8th grades • Reading and Writing • Classes for Credit • US History, 7th grade Utah Studies, 8th grade US History • C.T.E/PE/Health 6th, 7th, and 8th grades

High School Spring and Summer Programs Spring tutoring available in most online courses. Spring and summer classes for credit include: Geography prep. World Civilization H. English Financial literacy Geometry ACT Prep

Please visit our website for information about our special programs for students with learning disabilities.

PARK CITY 435.649.3933 educationaladvantageutah.com

World Civilization Health US History Algebra 2/Chemistry Prep English 9, 10, 11, 12 Special ACT prep

LOCALLY OWNER AND OPERATED EDUCATING PARK CITY FOR 20 YEARS The Park Record | 3


River Meadows Ballet 435-654-2829 476 North Main St., Heber City www.rivermeadowsballet. com Snyderville Basin Rec 435-655-0999 www.basinrecreation.org

Academic Success 435-659-6587 Another Way Montessori 435-615-1429 6587 Mountain View Drive, Park City Beyond the Blackboard Canyons Resort 435-615-8036 4000 Canyons Resort Dr., Park City Dance Tech Studios 435-655-9213 786 Division Street, Park City danceth.com Deer Valley Resort 435-649-1000 2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City www. deervalley.com Educational Advantage 435-649-3933 1620 Bonanza Dr., Park City www. Educationaladvantageutah. com Egyptian Theatre 435-645-0671 328 Main Street, Park City www.Parkcityshows.com Flippin’ Burgers 435-658-1809 1300 Snow Creek Dr., Park City www.flippinburgers.net Friends of Animals 435-649-5441 www.foautah.org

Kimball Art Center 435-649-8882 638 Park Ave., Park City www.kimballartcenter.org

Park City Day School 435-649-2791 3120 Pinebrook Road, Park City

Little Miners Montessori School 1091 East Beehive Dr., Park City (Located in Silver Creek Estates) 435-940-1822 www.littleminers.org

Park City Dental Spa 435-615-8500 1526 Ute Blvd. Suite 212, Silver Mountain Bldg., Park City www.ParkCityDentalSpa. com

Monkey Mountain 435-214-7451 1526 Ute Blvd., Park City www.MonkeyMoutain.com National Ability Center (435) 649-3991 1000 Ability Way, Park City www.discoverNAC.org One Soccer Schools 805-845-6801 www.soccerschools.com info@onesoccerschools.com Park City Cooperative Preschool 435-649-5949 1255 Park Avenue #209, Park City (Located in the Library Building www.parkcitycoop.com Park City Cooking School 435-640-1997 www. Parkcitycookingschool.com Park City Dance Academy of Performing Arts 435-658-2345 6554 North Creekside Lane, Park City www.Parkcitydance.com

Park City Ice Arena 435-615-5700 600 Gillmor Way (Quinn’s Junction) www.parkcityice.org Park City Mountain Resort 1-800-227-2754 www.parkcitymountain. com Park City Orthodontics 435-649-0099 4585 North Silver Springs Drive, Park City www.Parkcitysmile.com Park City Marc 435-615-5400 www.parkcityrecreation.org Park City Sailing Association 435-659-1360 www.ParkCitySailing.org Peek Program School 435-649-9188 10 Pinebrook Road, Park City SensaLearn 1-800-592-SENSA (7367) www.sensalearn.org

The Language Zone 435-901-0272 1020 Prospector Ave, Unit 3, Park City U Can Learn 435-659-8978 Summit Center Business Building, Suite 204, Park City UPSTART/ Waterford Institute 1-800-669-4533 www.utahupstart.org Utah Music Conservatory 435-649-6292 Kimball Junction www.utahconservatory.com Utah Olympic Park 435-658-4200 Olympic Parkway and hwy 224 at Kimball Junction, Park City www.utaholympicpark.com Wasatch Family Fitness (435) 658-9999 www.wasatchfamilyfitness. com Winter Sports School 435-649-8760 P.O. Box 1998, Park City 84060 www.wintersportsschool. org YMCA / Camp Roger 1.877.690.YMCA (9622) www.ymcautah.org

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Park City Recreation Department

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Deer Valley Summer Adventure Camp

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Park City Mountain Resort

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Educational Day Camps

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Reading Suggestions

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Adventure Camps & Recreation

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Odds & Ends for All Ages

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Swaner Preserve & EcoCenter

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Utah Olympic Park

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The National Ability Center

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Kids Yoga Camps

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Where to Camp

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Where to Swim

Staff PUBLISHER Andy Bernhard

SALES MANAGER Valerie Sprung

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Nan Chalat-Noaker

SALES Lori Gull Barbara Yarbenet Erin Donnely Jodi Hecker Rachael Young-Tilton

EDITOR Megan Yeiter WRITERS Megan Yeiter David Hampshire PRODUCTION MANAGER Matt Gordon LAYOUT & DESIGN Megan Maynard PRODUCTION Patrick Hamaker Scott Schlenker Megan Maynard

ACCOUNT MANAGER Kate Fisher CIRCULATION MANAGER Lacy Brundy PUBLISHED BY The Park Record 1670 Bonanza Drive Park City, Utah 84060 (435) 649-9014


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Summer Day Camp

Adventure Camp

Junior Development Programs

For ages 6-12 June 11-Aug. 24 Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Full summer: $1,690 Week-by-week: $165 Daily drop-in: $40 Field trips are an additional $25 Add skateboarding for $80: June 25-28, July 16-19, 23-26, July 30-Aug. 2, Aug. 6-9, 13-16, 20-23 Add tennis for $45: June 18-21, 25-28, July 9-12, 16-19, July 30-Aug. 2, 13-16 Add art for $80: June 11-14, 18-21, 25-28, July 9-12 Add swim lessons for $60: June 11-21, June 25-July 6, July 16-26, July 30-Aug. 9

For ages 9-14 Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at PC MARC Option 1: June 11-18 Option 2: June 18-22 ADV – Age 11+ Option 3: July 9-13 Option 4: July 16-20 Option 5: Aug. 6-10 ADV – Age 11 + Cost: $390

Summer Mini Tennis Camp

Junior & Adult Tennis Lessons Private 1 hour: $64 Semi-private 1 hour: $33 ½ hour lesson: $36 Electric punch cards: $288 for five hours The Park Record | 6

For ages 3-7 years Offered Tuesday 4:30 p.m., Thursday 4:30 p.m., and Saturday 10:30 a.m. Single or multiple-day registration available. Cost is based on the number of clinics per session. Session dates: June 11-July 7, July 9-Aug. 3, Aug. 6-25


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Summer Junior Camp

Skateboard Camp

Golf Teen Camp

Two, three or five-day camps for children ages 7-14 Two days: Tu/Th, $90 (10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) Three days: Mon/Wed/Fri, $135 (10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) Five days: $225 (10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.) Week 1: June 11-15 Week 2: June 18-22 Week 3: June 25-29 Week 4: July 2-6 (No camp on July 4) Week 5: July 9-13 Week 6: July 16-20 Week 7: July 23-27 Week 8: July 30- Aug. 2 Week 9: Aug. 6-10 Week 10: Aug. 13-17 Week 11: Aug. 20-24

For ages 5-18 Monday through Thursday at Park City Skate Park. Helmets required Option 1: June 11-14 Beginners 8-9 a.m., Intermediate 9-11 a.m. Option 2: June 18-21 Beginners 8-9 a.m., Intermediate 9-11 a.m. Option 3: June 25-28 All levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Option 4: July 9-12 Beginners 8-9 a.m., Intermediate 9-11 a.m. Option 5: July 16-19, all levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Option 6: July 23-26, all levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Option 7: July 30-Aug. 2, all levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Option 8: Aug. 6-9, all levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Option 9: Aug. 13-16, all levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Option 10: Aug. 20-23, all levels 8:30-10:30 a.m. Beginners: $45 Intermediate: $80 Private and semi-private lessons available.

For ages 13-17 Clubs furnished if needed. Must have golf experience. June 11-14, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $150

Summer M.S.E. (Masters, Select, Elite) For ages 14 + Advanced junior workout Offered Monday and Wednesday, 4-6 p.m. Cost: $22 per clinic Registration required Program runs June 11 through Aug. 22

34th Annual Soccer Camp (Coach Randy Farris) For ages 7-15 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. (half day ends at noon, full day at 3 p.m.) Option 1: June 18-22 $85 (half), $160 (full) Option 2: June 25-29 $85 (half), $160 (full) Option 3: July 9-12 $85 (half), $160 (full)

Start Smart Soccer For children ages 3-5 April 21-May 19 Saturdays at Willow Creek Park; 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. Learn to teach your child the skills of soccer. $65 ($40 for returning players)

Dirt Jump Bike Clinics For ages 8-18 Monday through Wednesday, 11 a.m. to noon. Option 1: June 11-13 Option 2: June 25-27 Option 3: July 9-11 Option 4: July 23-25 Option 5: Aug. 6-8 Space is limited to 15 riders per session Cost:$65

Friday Skate Jams May 11 and 25 Fridays 5-7 p.m. Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at the gate

Parent/Kid Skateboard Clinic Learn to skateboard together. Children must be at least 5 years old and attend with a parent, but adults may sign up alone. May 6-June 3 Sundays, 8:30-10 a.m. at Park City Skate Park Cost: $55 per individual and $80 for two

All Girls Skateboarding Participants must be at least 5 years old Sept. 9-30 Sundays 8:30-10 a.m. $55 per individual or $80 for two

Junior League For graduates of a clinic Participants must be at least 7 years old and have their own clubs. Tee times are Monday afternoons June 11-Aug. 13.

Park City Ice Arena Season passes are good for one year. Punch passes give a $1 discount per session. Drop-in open skating and hockey sessions are scheduled regularly.

Hockey Camp Aug. 8-12 by Rocky Mountain Hockey Schools Register at www.rmhshockey.com

Learn to Skate Camp For those with some experience on the ice ages 4+ Aug. 1-5 Monday through Friday, 8:45 a.m. to noon. Exhibition on Friday. Cost: $150

Pre-Competitive Figure Skating Camp For those with basic skills (can perform crossovers) ages 5+ June 27-July 1, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Exhibition on Friday Cost: $220

Competitive Figure Skating Camp

June 30, July 28, Aug. 25 Cost: $10 in advance, $15 at the gate

For those who have passed the Pre-Preliminary Free Skate Test June 20-June 24, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Exhibition on Friday Cost: $260 before June 1

Golf Junior Camp

Lessons

Skateboarding Competition Series

Covers basics like safety, grip, stance, putting, chipping, full swing, course etiquette and rules. One of the four days is a “play day� and includes lunch. 9 a.m. to noon. Option 1: June 11-14 Option 2: June 18-21 Option 3: June 25-28 Cost: $165

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Visit www.parkcityice.org to learn about hockey, skating and curling lessons. Curling is for children ages 11+


COGNITIVE CAMP RAPID BRAIN-ENHANCEMENT USING RESEARCH-BASED, HIGHLY EFFECTIVE THERAPIES

IT’S FUN IT’S FAST! In the Summit Center Business Bldg., suite 204. • Increase working memory skills • Increase overall-processing speed and motor coordination • Increase reading and writing skills • Daily hike/ snacks

9–Noon, five days a week, FIVE WEEKS for a total of $2200. Limited space! (This camp package saves $1200 over usual cost.) Evaluations for processing disorders, tutoring and Dyslexia treatment are all available during the summer. Visit www.ucanlearn.net for more information.

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SUMMER CAMPS + PROGRAMS FUNDAMENTALS

MULTI-SPORT

SUMMER CAMPS

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Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012 Connecting Youth to the Community For children 2 months to 12 years of age

Deer Valley Children’s Center www.deervalley.com (435) 645-6648 Deer Valley’s Summer Adventure Camp is based out of the Children’s Center at Snow Park Lodge. Surrounded by mountains, with hiking trails, hillside playgrounds and duck ponds, this state-licensed center provides a separate “home base” for each age group. The center has builtin nooks for entertainment and performances, a bouldering rock climbing wall and a full supply of craft projects, games, puzzles, videos and books. Camp dates: June 11 – August 24, 2012 Camp hours: 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., with organized activities from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Additional fees:

Sunflowers Ages 2 - 11 months Safe play time and quiet time for your infants. We are a state-licensed infant child care facility. Seasonal full-date rate: $2,268

Grasshoppers & Ramblers Grasshoppers: Ages 12-19 months Child must be walking. Ramblers: Ages 20-36 months Special care is taken with your little one. Playtime with friends, music and movement, art and many other organized activities provide a safe and fun time. Full-day program rates – Daily: $65, Weekly: $286, Season: $2,106 Half-day program rates – Daily: $43, Weekly: $189, Season: $1,392 Hours for half day are 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

have fun discovering nature and making new friends. Local outings are planned weekly to explore our mountain environment. Full-day program rates – Daily: $65, Weekly: $286, Season: $2,106 Half-day program rates – Daily: $43, Weekly: $189, Season: $1392 Hours for half day are 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Explorers & Mountaineers Explorers: Ages 5-6 years Mountaineers: Ages 7-12 years Creative activities are specially planned for these age groups. Enthusiastic counselors coach the kids in nature-discovery studies and team-oriented sporting events. Exciting field trips are planned weekly to explore a variety of recreational resources in the area. Hiking, mountain biking and basic biking skills, swimming, rollerblading, scavenger hunts, wet and wild water games, volunteer projects and creative arts and crafts are all part of this fun and educational program. Full-day program rates – Daily: $60, Weekly: $264, Season: $1,944

Field-trip fees range from $15 to $25 Swimming fees are $6 Field trip and swimming fees are not included in prices listed.

Trekkers

Deer Valley Weekly Summary

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Explorers / Mountaineers

The Great Outdoors July 2-6 Field Trip: Cottonwood Pool Activities: X Games; DV Discovery Hunt; All American Antics

Masterful Creations July 30-Aug. 3 Field Trip: Kearns Recreational Center Pools Activities: Annual Art Show; Silly Sculptures; Ridiculous Recycled Art

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Quincy’s Quantum Leap Days July 9-13 Field Trip: Seven Peaks – SLC Activities: Future Fort Building; Fantastical Food Creations

DV Mountain Madness August 6-10 Field Trip: Bowl-O-Rama Activities: Slip ’n’ Slide Games; Amazing OnMountain Scavenger Hunt

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Winter Wonderland July 16-20 Field Trip: Park City Ice Arena Activities: Wacky Winter Water Games; Skiers’ Relay; Summer Snowball Shootout

Bucky’s Backyard Band August 13-17 Field Trip: Cottonwood Pool Activities: Kids’ Karaoke & Talent Show; Backyard Bands & Bead making

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Experiment Extravaganza July 23-27 Field Trip: Natural History Museum Activities: Tie-Dye T-shirts; Slippery/Sticky/ Sloppy Science

Summer Send-off Celebration August 20 - 24 Field Trip: Seven Peaks – Provo Activities: Kids’ Karnival & Bounce House; Summertime Splash Pad

Week 1: Ruby’s Rockin’ Rally June 11-15 Field Trip: Lehi Legacy Center Activities: Ruby’s Kickball Face-off; Rock Around the Clock

Week 2: Community Cooperation June 18-22 Field Trip: Boondocks Family Fun Center Activities: Camp Community Clean-up; Main Street Mania

Week 3: Silver’s Summer Sports June 25-29 Field Trip: Kearns Recreational Center Pools Activities: Silver’s Olympic Challenge; World’s Strangest Sports

Ages 3-4 years Child must be completely potty trained. Professional, enthusiastic counselors lead the Trekkers in a small-group setting while they

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Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012

Photo Courtesy of Park City Mountain Resort

Park City Mountain Resort is the spot to let your kids scream this summer! Zoom down Utah’s only Alpine Coaster, descend one of the world’s longest Alpine Slides, soar 110 feet in the air on the ZipRider, cruise over the resort in the new Flying Eagle Zip Line, and more. Park City Mountain Resort offers a Summer Activities Season Pass, providing unlimited season-long access to the resort’s summer attractions. Families can also explore the mountain for a day with the Alpine Pass, providing unlimited

rides for a day on the Alpine Coaster and Alpine Slide as well as the PayDay and Town chairlifts and base area activities. A single ride on the Alpine Coaster, Alpine Slide or ZipRider with the Double or Triple Play is also available. The Double Play allows one ride each on the Coaster and Slide, while the Triple Play allows one ride each on the Coaster, Slide and Zip Rider. Summer activities at Park City Mountain Resort are also offered a la carte. Little Miners Park, built for the resort’s littlest adventurers, is filled with rides for children as young as two

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years old. Crescent Burger, featuring hand-cut fries and homemade shakes, is just steps away from the base area’s activities. Or stop inside and enjoy Legends Bar & Grill’s beverages and full summer menu. Summer operations begin at Park City Mountain Resort on May 25, and continue daily through October 21. For more information about summer adventures visit www.parkcitymountain.com or call (435) 649-8111.


“Dedicated to the development and growth of dance and performing arts through quality professional training”

summer dance 2012

Academy of Performing Arts

junior dance camps

dance intensives

academy camp

PRINCESS: AGES 3 - 4 , 5 - 6 POPSTAR: AGES 7-9

AGES 8 - 18

AUGUST 13 - 16

HIP HOP • TAP • JAZZ BALLET • CREATIVE

Monday - Thursday 10:30 - 2:45 PM 1 Session - $170 3 Sessions - $450

PERFORMANCE TEAMS

JUNIORS 9 - 12 Noon

Monday - Thursday 9:30 - 12:00 Noon $120 per Camp CAMP 1 - June 25 - 28 CAMP 2 - August 6 - 9

JAZZ INTENSIVE July 9 - 12 Classical Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary Turns and Leaps, Ballet Technique

just for boys camp

BROADWAY-STYLE INTENSIVE July 16 - 19 Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop

HIP HOP • BREAK RHYTHM • STOMP August 6 - 9 Monday-Thursday 9:30 - 12 Noon $120

BALLET INTENSIVE July 23 - 26 Classical Ballet, Variations, Repertory, Jazz Technique

TEEN/SENIORS 12 - 5 PM

PARK CITY DANCE

6554 North Creekside Lane Park City, Utah 84098

435-658-2345

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Shining Stars Cooperative School 4501 North Highway 224 (435) 901-1670 Shining Stars Cooperative School offers summer camp options for children ages 3-6 years old. Camps run four days a week Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-12:45 p.m. You provide lunch and sunscreen and we provide snack.

Amazing Insects July 9-12

Creekside Kids Academy

Pee-Wee Picassos July 30-Aug. 2 Surf’s Up/Hawaiian Hullabaloo Aug. 6-9

www.creeksidekids.net (435) 655-0195

Park City/Heber/Kamas Creekside Kids Academy has three locations offering year-round programs and summer camp for infants to age 12. All three locations provide busing to/from elementary schools and summer programs if needed. *Busing space is limited.

Summer Camps: Summer Camp Weekly Themes Include: Nature, Dinosaurs, Under the Sea, Science, Kids

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Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012 in the Kitchen, Sports, Critters & Creatures and more. Part-time and full-time options offered daily, weekly, and monthly. Hiking, biking/triking, yoga, regularly scheduled field trips to: Hogle Zoo, Olympic Park, Swaner Nature Preserve, Museum of Ancient Life, Wheeler Farm, Community Gardens, State Parks, and Creamery. Monthly parents’ night out and family camping trips are a few of the family events planned this summer.

#6 Creepy Crawly Bugs: July 30-Aug. 3 Creep or crawl over as we explore these minicreatures that hop, buzz, fly, creep, and crawl. #7 Water, Water, Everywhere: Aug. 6-9 How much fun can you have playing in the water without a swimming pool? This is the place to find out! Don’t forget your towel and sunscreen.

The Peek Program SUMMER CAMPS: Park City 8 a.m. - 4:45 p.m./5:30 p.m. June 18-Aug. 10 Ages: birth-12 years 1400 Bitner Road

Heber City 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. June 13-Aug. 10 Ages: Birth-12 years 474 South Main Street

Kamas 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. June 4-Aug. 10 Ages: Birth-12 years 568 Foothill Drive #12

Park City Cooperative Preschool 1255 Park Ave #209 www.parkcitycoop.com (435) 649-5949 #1 Little Chefs: June 18-21 Strap on your apron because you will have a great time measuring, mixing, making, pouring and learning how much fun it is to cook! #2 Blast Off to Space: June 25-28 Are you a budding astronaut? Learn about our fascinating solar system as well as space exploration. #3 Tie Dye Mania: July 9-12 Let’s have some psychedelic fun, mixing colors and tying patterns. You’ll even make your own groovy T-shirt! #4 Come to the Castle: July 16-19 Your imagination is all you need to bring to the fairy tale land of princesses, knights, dragons, and castles! #5 Pee Wee Picassos: July 23-26 Bring out your inner Picasso! We will explore the thrill of creating art, from sculpting with clay to painting with our little toes.

www.thepeekprogram.com The PEEK Program is for children ages 3-7 years who have a passion for learning and a respect for others. Embracing diversity and the pursuit of excellence, the program creates a nurturing community in which children develop fundamental life skill sets and a healthy selfconcept. Our active learning environment, in and out of the classroom, fosters emotional growth, encourages independence, as well as problem-solving skills for children to blossom into strong and respectful students. From June 18 through Aug. 24, our school will be transformed into a summer-of-fun. Parents choose between a variety of options for their children from 1 to 10 weeks and between 1 and 5 days. Summer Camps: June 18-Aug. 24 Camp hours: 9 a.m.- 3:30 p.m., with free extended hours 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Half-day hours are 8 a.m.-11:45 a.m. Full-day hours are 8 a.m.-5:30 a.m. Camp themes include art, gardening, recycling, building, theatre, sports, history, science, and cooking and good ol’ Dr. Seuss. Children will learn through exploration while playing inside and outside on our campus Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Field trips will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Destinations include: The Home Depot, the Kimball Art Center, Red Butte Gardens, UOP, Red Banjo Pizza, Cold Stone, Red Ledges and more. PEEK Program Educational Prep Classes: are offered each week on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m., for children going into either kindergarten, first or second grade. Prep classes are small in size and designed to keep reading and math skills honed and fresh throughout the summer.

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The PEEK Program is limited to 32 students per day and a 1-to-8 teacher-student ratio. *With safety as our first priority, we only take 24 children on field trips along with a minimum staff of four.

Park City Museum 528 Main Street www.parkcityhistory.org (435) 649-7457 The Park City Museum provides interactive and hands-on exhibits for all ages to enjoy. Come see our Kimball Brothers stagecoach, discover the many jobs in the early underground silver mines, try your hand at being a miner, and check out the Territorial Jail! *Ask for our Treasure Hunt at the front desk to guide you through the exhibits.

Family Backpack: Available for self-guided tours of the museum; ongoing. The museum offers educational backpacks that will guide families through the exhibits and provide them with fun, hands-on activities to dig deeper into Park City’s fascinating past! One backpack per family is included in the general admission fee or is free with museum membership.

Park City Library 1255 Park Avenue http://www.parkcitylibrary.org (435) 615-5600

Summer Reading Club: June 1-Aug. 19 Dream Big...READ! When you sign up, make sure to register for the end-of-summer drawing for fun prizes. Read five hours and get a free book. Kids ages 0 through 11 are invited to join the club. Free to the public.

Yo-Yo Show June 19 at 2 p.m. Dale Myrberg, Utah’s own world-class Yo-Yo man and 1996 World Champion, entertains! The program is free, recommended for all ages, and will be held in the Santy Auditorium on the third floor.

“The Magic of Reading,” with magician Al Lampkin July 10, at 2 p.m. Magic show! The program is free, recommended for all ages, and will be held in the Santy Auditorium on the third floor.


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Kim’s cold-blooded creatures Aug. 9, at 2 p.m. Come encounter exotic reptiles, amphibians and invertebrates...up close and personal. The program is free, recommended for all ages, and will be held in the Santy Auditorium on the third floor.

Summer Storytimes: Baby and Me: Monday at 3:30 p.m., and Wednesday at 10 a.m. Ages 0 to 18 months Toddlertime: Thursday at 11 a.m. beginning June 14. Ages 18 months to 3 years Preschool Storytime: Thursdays at 10 a.m. beginning June 14 Ages 3 to 6 years

to encourage us to “Dream Big...READ!” For all ages. (Alternating Mondays between these two programs.)

Bilingual Story Time: Mondays, June 25, July 9, July 23 and August 6, at 6 p.m. Cuentos y divertidos para los niños y sus padres en español y inglés. Stories and fun for children and their parents in Spanish and English. Sueña en grande.¡Lee!

Story Time: July 19 at 11 a.m. Gather round as master storyteller Ginger Parkinson spins her yarns about big dreamers. For all ages.

Fun with Paige Moore:

Saturday Storytime: The first Saturday of the month at 10 a.m.

August 2, at 11 a.m. “Anything Can Happen” with Paige Moore at the library. Spin, dance, jump and move as you find yourself in the pages of Dr. Seuss’s “My Many Colored Days.” For all ages.

Summit County Library Summer Events

End of the summer party:

Dream Big...READ! June 12 at 11 a.m. Summer reading registration and kickoff party with amazing magician Al Lampkin.

Multi-age story time June 13-Aug. 15 at 11 a.m. Stories, rhymes, songs and fun, all to encourage us to “Dream Big...READ!”

Baby Fun Time: June 14-July 26, at 10:15 a.m. Bring your babies, up to 2 years old, for songs, finger plays, nursery rhymes and sensory fun to encourage an early love of language and the library.

Not sure what to do with your kids this summer: June 14, at 6 p.m. Local author and artist Samantha Simon presents all kinds of ideas for summer day trips and weekend fun here in Utah.

Family Pajama Story Time: Mondays, June 18, July 2, July 16, July 30 and Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. Night-time stories, rhymes, songs and fun, all

August 16 at 11:30 a.m. “Look Whoooo’s Been Reading at the Summit County Library!” A final party to celebrate our successful summer reading program. All ages. Everyone is invited.

Park City School District Community Education www.pcschools.us (435) 615-0215

2012 Summer Fun with PCSD Community Education: June 11-15 Camp Invention - Grades 2-6 TGA Pee Wee Golf - Ages 4-6 Total Golf Adventures - Grades K-5 Kids Yoga with Randi Jo - Grades K-5 Babysitting Training - Ages 11+ Creepy Crawlers - Ages 3.5-5 Summer Math June 18-22 Adventures in Art Jr. - Ages 3.5-5 5 Courses Chef School - Grades 5-7 Best of Harry Potter Week - Grades 2-4 American Girl Adventures - Gr. 3-5 Bricks 4 Kidz - Ages 6-11

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June 25-29 Digital Movies - Grades 4-6 Adventures in Art - Grades 2-7 Little Carpenters - Ages 5-7 Oceans of Fun - Ages 3 1/2-5 Fairyland Fantasy - Ages 4-6 Chef School Jr - Grades 2-4 July 2-6 Babysitting Training - Ages 11+ Café de Cup Cake - Grades 1-3 Bubble & Water Science Fun - Ages 4-5 July 9-13 Spa Retreats - Grades 2-4 I Y Paint Art Camp - Grades K-5 Diggin Dinos - Ages 5-7 Diggin Dinos Jr. - Ages 3.5-5 Design it with Duct Tape - Grades 2-4 Chef School Jr in Spanish - Grades 2-4 July 16-20 I Y the Jungle Art Camp - Grades K-5 Mini Math - Ages 3.5-5 Bricks 4 Kidz Movie Making - Ages 6-11 It’s Sew Fun! - Grades 6+ Tasty Math - Grades 2-4 July 23-27 I Y 3D Art - Grades 1-3 Kid’s Carpentry - Ages 8-10 Chef School - Grades 5 - 7 It’s Sew Much More Fun! Grades 6+ Dr. Seuss & Silly Science - Ages 5-7 Your Amazing Human Body - Ages 3.5-5 July 30- Aug. 3 Mysteries of the Ice Age - Ages 4-6 Mad Science Full Day Camp - Grades 2-5 Wonderland Tea Party - Grades 3-5 Lego Wedo Robotics Camp - Grades 1-3 Aug. 6-10 Bricks 4 Kidz - Mindstorm Grades 4-7 American Girl Adventures - Grades 3-5 CSI Park City - Grades 3-5 Manga - Grades 4-7 Get Ready for Math Series - Grades 6+ Think Math - Grades k-5 Aug. 13-17 Last Splash Camp at PCAC - Ages 5+ Get Ready for Math Series Think Math - Grades K - 5


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Top Ten Picture Books: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10.

“Pie” by Sarah Weeks “I Want My Hat Back” by Jon Klassen “Tell Me the Day Backwards” by David MacPhail “Pete the Cat: I LoveMy White Shoes” by Eric Litwin “Press Here” by HerveTullet “Chop Sticks” by Amy Krouse Rosenthal “Dear Tabby” by Carolyn Crimi “Miss Dorothy and her Bookmobile” by Susan Condie Lamb “A Ball for Daisy” by Chris Raschka “Perfect Square” by Michael Hall

Top Ten Books for Elementary Schoolers:

1

“Savvy” by Ingrid Law

Thirteen is when a Beaumont’s savvy hits — and with one brother who causes hurricanes and another who creates electricity, Mibs Beaumont is eager to see what she gets.

2

“Wonderstruck” by Brian Selznick

Playing with the form he created in his trailblazing debut novel, “The Invention of Hugo Cabret,” Brian Selznick once again sails into uncharted territory and takes readers on an awe-inspiring journey.

3

“Everything On It” by Shel Silverstein You will say “Hi-ho for the toilet troll,” get tongue-tied with “Stick-

a-Tongue-Out-Sid,” and experience the joys of growing down. Just come on in and let the magic of Shel Silverstein bend your brain and open your heart.

4

“Amelia Lost: the Life and Disappearance of Amelia Earhart” by Candice Fleming

In alternating chapters, Fleming deftly moves readers back and forth between Amelia’s life (from childhood up until her last flight) and the exhaustive search for her and her missing plane.

5

“Can We Save the Tiger?” by Martin Jenkins

This thoughtful introduction to endangered species is a perfectly packaged call to action that takes readers from desperate to hope. More than just the kakapo, bison, sawfish, and others included,

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this book is about the thousands of animals in danger of extinction and our responsibility to make changes to save them.

6

“Tall Story” by Candy Gourlay

Andi’s greatest wish is coming true: her brother is coming to live with the family. When he steps off the plane, Andi is in for a surprise—he’s eight feet tall.

7

“How Tía Lola Learned to Teach” by Julia Alvarez

When Tía Lola is invited to teach Spanish at Miguel and Juanita’s school, Miguel worries how everyone will react to his wacky non-Englishspeaking aunt.


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“Bink & Gollie” by Kate DiCamillo

Three stories about two best friends who don’t always see eye-to-eye but share pancakes and adventures on roller skates–and sometimes wear colorful socks.

9

“Lulu and the Brontosaurus” by Judith Viorst

Lulu wants a brontosaurus. She won’t take her parents’ “no” for an answer, so she sets off into the forest to find one.

10

“Falling In” by Frances O’Roark Dowell

Up until the moment of the squeal and the squeak, it had been a dull year for Isabelle. But one day at school the sixth grader goes to investigate some unusual noises. Stepping through a closet door, Isabelle Bean falls into another universe–where the children think she’s a witch.

Top Ten Books for Middle and High Schoolers:

1

“Okay for Now” by Gary Schmidt

As a fourteen-year-old who just moved to a new town, with no friends and a louse for an older brother, Doug Swieteck has all the stats stacked against him. So begins a coming-ofage masterwork full of equal parts comedy and tragedy. From Newbery Honor winner Gary D. Schmidt.

2

“Dead End in Norvelt” by Jack Gantos

Melding the entirely true and the wildly fictional, “Dead End in Norvelt” is a novel about an incredible two months for a kid named Jack Gantos, whose plans for vacation excitement are shot down when he is “grounded for life” by his feuding parents. But plenty of excitement (and shocks) are coming Jack’s way once his mom loans him out to help a feisty old neighbor with a most unusual chore—typewriting obituaries filled with stories about the people who founded his utopian town.

3

“Between Shades of Gray” by Ruta Sepetys

Lina is just like any other fifteenyear-old Lithuanian girl in 1941. She paints, she draws, she gets crushes on boys. Until one night when Soviet officers barge into her home, tearing her family from the comfortable life they’ve known.

4

“Legend” by Marie Lu

He is Day, the boy who walks in the light. She is June, the girl who seeks her brother’s killer. On the run and undercover, they meet by chance. Irresistibly drawn together, neither knows the other’s past. But Day murdered June’s brother. And she has sworn to avenge his death.

5

“Why We Broke Up” by Daniel Handler

Min Green and Ed Slaterton are breaking up, so Min is writing Ed a letter and giving him a box. Inside the box is why they broke up.

6

“The Future of Us” by Jay Asher

Things have been awkward between Josh and Emma, but when Josh’s family gets a free AOL CD-ROM in the mail, his mom makes him bring it over so that Emma can install it on her new computer. When they sign on, they’re automatically logged onto Facebook . . . but Facebook hasn’t been invented yet. Josh and Emma are looking at themselves fifteen years in the future.

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Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). All sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the rest of their lives. For Beatrice, the decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is—she can’t have both. So she makes a choice that surprises everyone, including herself.

8

“Incarceron” by Catherine Fisher

Incarceron is a prison so vast that it contains not only cells and corridors but metal forests, dilapidated cities, and wilderness. It has been sealed for centuries, and only one man has ever escaped. Finn has always been a prisoner here. Although he has no memory of his childhood, he is sure he came from Outside.

9

“Revolution” by Jennifer Donnelly

Two girls, two centuries apart. One never knowing the other. But when Andi finds Alexandrine’s diary, she recognizes something in her words and is moved to the point of obsession.

10

“Miss Peregrine’s School for Unusual Children” by Ransom Riggs

A mysterious island. An abandoned orphanage. A strange collection of very curious photographs. A spine-tingling fantasy illustrated with haunting vintage photography, sure to delight adults, teens, and anyone who relishes in adventure.


“Hi, friends.” “Hola, amigos.” Prepare for Dual Immersion or just have fun!* Learn Spanish/English with your child in a diverse, bilingual environment. Songs, books, music, games and art. All taught in Spanish and English.

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Ages 3 to 5 plus Mom or Dad Mondays & Wednesdays 9:30 - 10:30am June 18 - July 25 Tuition: $189 for you and your student

Sign up today: 435-901-0272 or info@PCLanguageZone.com • Park City’s only private language school. • Teaching English to Spanish speakers, and Spanish to everyone else. • Small class sizes. • Uplifting, state-of-the-art classroom facility. • Open year-round; always accepting new students. • All students accepted regardless of residency. • Convenient location on free public transit system route. • Corporate training and business English classes available. *This is a great way to prepare you and your child for the dual immersion programs at Parley’s Park and McPolin Elementary Schools.

PCLanguageZone.com | facebook.com/PCLanguageZone 1920 Prospector Avenue, Unit 3, Park City, UT 84060

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Come explore

with our Fun-tastic Summer Camps! Full & Half Day Packages. Visit monkeymountain.com for details!

June 11-15 18-22 25-29 July 2-6 9-13 16-20 23-27 30-Aug 3

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Summer Camp 2012

at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter For more information or to register visit: www.SwanerEcoCenter.org

Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter, in partnership with Utah State University Extension 4-H, provides a wide range of summer camp opportunities for youth in grades 1-8. Camp topics include: • Outdoor exploration • Environmental education • Science • Robotics • Art • Stewardship

Utah State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution.

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Canyons www.canyonsresort.com (435) 649-5400 Starting June 11 and running through Aug. 31, Canyons Resort will offer both full-day and halfday summer camps Monday through Friday for children 6 to 12 years. Camp activities include nature hikes, swimming, yoga, arts and crafts, gondola rides, indoor and outdoor games and field trips. Lunch and snacks are provided with this program. Full day: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Half day: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. or 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Cost: half day – $55, full day – $70 Note: Full-day reservations must be made in advance and half-day reservations can be made day of, based on availability.

Canyons Theme Field Trips June 11-15 Craftmania & Duct Tape Divas Living Planet Aquarium: June 13 Dimple Dell Pool: June 13 Monkey Mountain: June 15 Feeling Crafty? Paint, clay, wood and fabrics will be your materials as you explore crafts galore! We will also create useful things out of duct tape. Swimming, hiking, field trips* and much more! June 18-22 National Park Timpanogos National Monument: June 20 Crater at the Homestead: June 22 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, exploring the national park systems, Jr Ranger badges, a visit from a park ranger, and field trips. June 25-29 It’s a Jungle Out There Hogle Zoo: Aug. 22 The Park Record | 22

Jupiter Bowl: Aug. 24 Swimming, arts and crafts, take a safari here at The Canyons and see what animals you can find. Explore Africa and the kind of animals that live there, and field trips. July 2-6 All American Fun Hill Aerospace Museum: July 5 Jupiter Bowl: July 6 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, flags, American history, learn about airplanes and things that fly. July 9-13 Super Soaker Week Cowabunga Bay Water Park: July 11 Kamas Pool: July 13 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, we will do all sorts of water experiments, water games, water balloons, and field trips.


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July 16-20 Weird Science Clark Planetarium & Gateway Fountains: July 25 PCMR Alpine Slide: July 27 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, and field trips. July 23-27 Wizarding for Muggles Boondocks Family Fun Center: Aug. 15 Park City Golf Club: Aug. 17 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, experience the magic and wonder of Hogwarts with a Canyons twist. Play Quiddich, learn magic and write the “Daily Prophet” as you bring Harry Potter to The Canyons. July 30-Aug. 3 Summer Olympics 2012 Olympic Oval & Kearns Pool: July 18 Utah Olympic Park: July 20 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, kids’ Olympic games, history of the Olympics, field trips* and much much more! Aug. 6-10 Water & Wilderness Cherry Hill: August 1 All Season Adventures river rafting: Aug. 3 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, whale tales, small water craft safety, outdoor wilderness safety, simple first aid. Aug. 13-17 Raiders of the Lost Artifacts George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park: Aug. 8 Holiday Lanes Bowl- A Rama: Aug. 10 Swimming, arts and crafts, hiking, We will put on our fedoras and act like Indiana Jones to discover fossils, identifying rock, the earth, dinosaurs, and field trips. August 20-24 Ponds, Puddles and Pollywogs Mirror Lake Nature Trail & Fishing: June 27 Swaner EcoCenter: June 29 Do you love science? Love to explore ponds, water and want to learn more about nature? This is the camp for you. Check out the nature trails of The Canyons and the Wasatch and Uinta mountains, swimming arts and crafts and field trips. Aug. 27-31 Canyons Camp got Talent Classic Fun Center & Liberty Park: Aug. 29 Color Me Mine: Aug. 31 Swimming, arts and crafts, camp songs, American Idol contest, Camp Canyons got talent show.

Park City Sailing Association Summer Junior Sailing Camp Jordanelle State Park www.ParkCitySailing.org All classes taught using the Optimist dinghy, the No. 1 choice in junior instruction for its stability and responsiveness. All instructors are U.S. Sailing and Red Cross certified instructors. Rates: $250 per week ($30 discount if student provides his/her own boat) 1-week sessions: June 18-Aug. 17 Ages 8 to 12, teens ages 13 to 15 Half-day classes: Monday-Friday Mornings: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Afternoons: 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Kids and teens learn: Boat handling, sail trim, sportsmanship, marine safety, rigging and knots, boating terminology, rules of the road, wind and weather, and can advance through to racing skills and tactics.

Park City Karate 1680 E. Ute Blvd. (435) 655-5755 www.parkcitykarate.com We are firm believers in long-term athletic development. Each child is given the opportunity to learn at their pace while being part of a class environment and feeling part of a team. Classes are formatted to promote learning, maximum effort and respect for the efforts of others. And we have fun doing it. Kids’ Class Schedule: NINJA 1 (Ages 4+) Mondays and Wednesdays 3:30 p.m.-4:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays 4 p.m.-4:45 p.m. NINJA 2 (Ages 6+) Mondays and Wednesdays 4:15 p.m.-5:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays 5 p.m.-6 p.m. JUNIOR (Ages 9+) Mondays and Wednesdays 5 p.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays 6 p.m.-7 p.m. The Park Record | 23

Visit ParkCityKarate.com for complete schedule. Located between Molly Blooms and Park City Roaster.

The Young Riders www.youngriders.com (435) 640-8642 The Young Riders recreational program is dedicated to the promotion of mountain biking, for juniors ages 6-18, through a series of fun, safe and developmentally rewarding rides. Qualified instruction, training and coaching allows for a logical progression of aptitude and the pursuit of individual goals for the beginner to advanced and competitive rider. Technical skills, responsible riding, proper trail etiquette, and respect for the environment as well as for self and others, are impressed to ensure a future generation of respectful riders. The successive training will prepare participants to challenge themselves as individuals through sport and enjoy all the advantages and inspirations that participation will afford them, now and through their future. The Young Riders Recreation program, takes place every summer, usually the second week in June through the third week in August. The program has a myriad of classes available for children ages 6-18 years and all ability levels. *Please no children still riding with training wheels. Seasonal Classes: Includes 10 rides June 11–Aug. 15. Levels: Pee Wee, Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, Adventure, Downhill and DEVO. Weekly Camps Five rides, each day for one week, are available for visiting families or for participants who cannot commit to a full summer of classes. These classes target the advanced beginner and early intermediate level riders ages 8-10. Five camps are available throughout the summer. Young Riders will be offering two weekly camps for advanced beginner and early intermediate level riders ages 11-14.


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Join Our Summer Program!

Fall School Starts September 4th

Dates: June 11th - July 20th Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Ages: 3-12 • Cost: $150 per week

Discounted rate on 2012-13 full-time tuition when enrolled by June 30th in our YEAR ROUND PROGRAM

Academic program including: • Equestrian training • Frontier skills • Science emphasis

Montessori Curriculum for 3-12: • 5:1 student teacher ratio • Intensive ski and horse programs • Living History

(Biomimicry, Sports, Astronomy)

(Colonial, Frontier, Native American)

• Weekly field trips

• Music, Dance and Yoga

Reserve a place for your child by June 8th

Diane Bode, Executive Director M.A., Early Childhood and AMS Certification

6587 Mountain View Drive • Park City, Utah • 435.615.1429 • www.AnotherWaySchool.org

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Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012 Drama Queens & Kings – Ages 8-14

For Animal Lovers 4-H Club (435) 336-3217 http://www.utah4-h.org Youth 4-H programs for kids in grades 3-12 are offered through the Utah State University Extension Office in Summit County. Kids may join family clubs, community clubs, or project clubs to participate in activities including science projects, the county fair, sewing and babysitting camps, junior Master Gardener classes, ATV safety courses, junior livestock and horse shows, and teen council.

Furburbia 6699 N Landmark Dr., Suite B-103 at the Tanger Outlet Center (435) 649-5441 www.foautah.org

Summit County Fair Aug. 4-11 Summit County Fairgrounds, 202 East Park Rd. in Coalville (435) 615-3221 www.summitcounty.org/fair

University of Utah Continuing Education Summer Youth Programs (801) 581-6984 http://continue.utah.edu/youth/index.php

Hogle Zoo 2600 Sunnyside Ave., Salt Lake City (801) 582-1631 www.hoglezoo.org

Tally Ho Farm 8857 Cottonwood Trail, Park City (801) 209-6518

Blue Moon Ranch 3535 S. 1000 E, Woodland (435) 783-4428 www.bluemoonranch.net

Utah Conservatory 1612 Ute Blvd., Suite 207 (435) 649-6292

NYC Juilliard Broadway Showcase Camp Dates: June 12-June 20 Time: Fulltime in NYC Advanced students ages 9-25 Tuition: $2,799 Enrollment: 9-12 students Staff: Debra Cook, volunteers, conservatory staff and various industry professionals Price includes airfare, guarded lodging, 24-hour

chaperones (3 to 1 ratio), four Broadway shows, airport transportation, accompanists, meals (three self-pay meals), coaching with five to eight industry NYC professionals, guided tours of the city and museums, two showcases, showcase rehearsals with Debra & Dr. Cook, rehearsals with staff, private hour with Debra Cook before the trip, and a DVD of the show.

Kids’ Choir Camp Dates: June 25-June 29 Time: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Ages: 5-12 Tuition: $289 Enrollment: 8-15 students Staff: Debra Cook and Conservatory staff Enjoy the most fun music camp ever, all while learning an entire choral program, including patriotic and folk songs. Students learn with music games, field trips, guest teachers, and several public performances throughout the week. Culminating public concert at St. Joseph’s Villa.

Little Prince & Princesses Acting Camp Dates: July 9-July 14 Time: 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Ages: 4-8 Tuition: $169 Enrollment: 7-15 students Staff: Debra Cook and Conservatory staff This camp explores acting through the magical characters in our favorite stories. Students learn the basics of acting through using their imaginations and learning to communicate joyfully on stage. Students are welcome to attend class in costume. Instruction will take place Monday through Thursday. A magical celebration will conclude the camp on Friday.

Egyptian Theatre 328 Main Street (435) 649-9371 www.egyptiantheatrecompany.org

Theatre Bugs – Ages 5-7 June 18-22, July 16-20, or Aug. 13-17 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuition: $150 Get bitten by the theatre bug in one of these exciting week-long camps where kids get to act, sing, dance, and create stage crafts. All elements culminate in an end-of-week performance on the Egyptian Theatre stage!

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June 18-22, July 16-20, or Aug. 13-17 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuition: $230 Experience all the best that theatre has to offer! Play it up through improv, story and character development, movement, voice and much more. Ends with showcase on the Egyptian Theatre stage.

Pre-Teen Summer Camp – Ages 8-12 Two-week camp: June 11-22 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuition: $460 An awesome theatre-camp experience where kids get their creative and theatrical juices pumping! Days consist of group warmups and their choice of two elective class offerings (such as: stage makeup, stage combat, singing/dance ensemble, puppetry, voice, and theatre games), plus a choice of Drama or Musical Theatre production group where they create their final piece to be performed on the Egyptian Theatre stage.

Teen Summer Camps – Ages 12-18 A dynamic theatre camp experience where teens choose which direction they want to stretch their theatre muscles.

Dramatically Different Three-week camp: July 9-27 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuition: $600 Days consist of group warmups and student’s choice of two elective class offerings (such as: stage makeup, stage movement, singing ensemble, dance ensemble, Shakespeare, acting for film, and more), plus production group where they rehearse for their final show to be performed on the Egyptian Theater stage.

Musical Theatre Five-week camp: July 9-Aug. 10 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuition: $750 A three-week camp plus Egyptian YouTheatre Summer Show Production of “13” and Peter Karrie Masterclass. Days (for first three weeks) consist of group warmups and their choice of two elective class offerings, plus production group where they rehearse for the YouTheatre Summer Show – “13”. Last two weeks will be dedicated solely to rehearsal for “13” with performances on the Egyptian Theatre stage Aug. 10-12.

Master Class with Peter Karrie – Ages 12 & up Four-day experience: July 16-19 Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.


Tuition: $250 *Free if registered for Teen Musical Theatre Camp. Four classes with world-renowned performer Peter Karrie, whose credits include “The Phantom and Jean ValJean” on London’s West End. Select students will be asked to perform with Peter Karrie during his July 19 performance at the Egyptian Theatre.

Kimball Art Center 638 Park Avenue www.kimballartcenter.org (435) 649-8882

Art classes 2012 This summer, the Kimball Art Center is offering over 120 classes so you can create a summer to remember! With classes for youth to adults, in almost every medium, taught by both local and visiting artist, there is sure to be something for everyone! It is recommended that students register at least 3 days in advance for classes.

Family Family classes are for students of all ages. Kids, tweens, teens and adults are welcome and participate in these classes. Tots are also welcome to participate with a parent or guardian. These cross-generational classes are a great way to spend quality time with your family or friends. In each class, students work individually as well as collaboratively.

Blossoms & Blooms with Jenny Diersen May 4 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. $25 *10% discount for members Materials included

Totally Tie Dye with Jenny Diersen May 25 1 p.m.-2 p.m. $25 *10% discount for members Materials included

Make it. Play it. June 2 10 a.m.-1 p.m. With Cassidy DuHadway $30 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. Materials included

Family Sun Prints June 15 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Megan Morgan $20 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. Materials included

Red, White and Blue Tie Dye June 30

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10 a.m.-11 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $20 per child/adult pair *10 % discount for members. $10 per extra family member and 2 extra items to tie dye.

Making Pottery Together: Hand Building July 13 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner $30 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. $15 per extra student. Materials included

Making Pottery Together: Wheel Throwing July 21 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner $30 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. $15 per extra student. Materials included

Flower Pots Aug. 8 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $20 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. Materials included.

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beginning of each class. Classes are offered to help children develop their fine motor skills and experiment with color, texture and patterns while building their imagination. *A parent or guardian must accompany their tots in the class.

Handprint Gardens with Jenny Diersen May 11 4 p.m.-5 p.m. $15 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Critters & Creatures with Jenny Diersen May 19 10 a.m.-11 a.m. $15 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Tots Making Pots with Kourtney Burgner June 8 4 p.m.-5 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner $15 *10% discount for members Materials included

Tots Totally Tie Dye June 23 10 p.m.-11 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $15 *10% discount for members. One T-shirt included. Students may bring 2 extra items to dye.

Aug. 18 10 a.m.-1 p.m. With Cassidy DuHadway $30 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. Materials included

Silly Ceramics

Print with Paint

Sparkle Drawings

Saturday, Sept. 8 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $20 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. Materials included

July 7 10 a.m.-11 a.m. With Kourtney Burgner $15 *10% discount for members. Materials included

July 25 10 a.m.-11 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $15 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Creating Colors

Spy Sculpture Sept. 14 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Jenny Diersen $20 per child/adult pair *10% discount for members. Materials included

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Aug. 10 4 p.m.-5 p.m. With Jenny Diersen $15 *10% discount for members Materials included

Story Time Art Aug. 25 10 a.m.-11 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $15 *10% discount for members.


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Printing Pals Sept. 7 4 p.m.-5 p.m. With Jenny Diersen $15 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Handprint Flowers Sept. 26 10 a.m.-11 a.m. With Jenny Diersen $15 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Open Studios for Tots & Kids Come in and explore our studios. There is no instructor in the classroom, but children ages 18 months to 10 years are welcome to come and experiment and play. Students under 5 should be accompanied by an adult. Each open studio is two hours long. Students can stay as long as they would like to play! Students must register at least two days in advance.

Open studios: May 18, 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Mixed Media Mania for Tots & Kids June 16, noon to 3 p.m. Painting Studio July 14, noon to 3 p.m. Mixed Media Studio Aug. 17, 2 p.m.-5 p.m. Ceramics Studio Sept. 22, noon to 3 p.m. Mixed Media Studio

Kids Kids’ classes are offered for children between the ages of 6 and 10. Get creative in the Kimball Art Center studios with classes ranging from painting to pottery. Students learn new techniques in each class and there are no prerequisites.

Darkroom Photography for Kids with Jessica Hilton Mondays, May 7, 14, 21 4:30 p.m.-6 p.m. $75 *10% discount for members. Materials included

The Natural Artist with Jenny Diersen Wednesdays, May 16, 23 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m. $30 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Totally Tie Dye for Kids with Jenny Diersen May 25 1 p.m.-2 p.m. $25 *10% discount for members. Materials included

ArtSpark Session 1 June 11-15 9 a.m. to noon With Susan Parker $200 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Creative Creatures: Woodworking for Kids Tuesday through Friday, June 12-15 10 a.m. to noon With Whitney Shaw $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Print This! Printmaking for Kids Tuesday through Friday, June 12-15 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Whitney Shaw $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Clay Sculpture for Kids Monday through Thursday, June 11-14 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Art Spark Session 2 Monday through Friday, June 18-22 9 a.m. to noon With Susan Parker $200 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Picasso Portraits Monday through Thursday, June 18-21 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Textured Animals Monday through Thursday, June 18-21 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

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Robots & Monsters vs. Dolls Monday through Thursday, June 18-21 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner $100 *10% discount for members Materials included

Art Spark Session 3 Monday through Friday, June 25-29 9 a.m. to noon With Susan Parker $200 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Creating Color Monday through Thursday, June 25-28 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Japanese Painting for Kids Monday through Thursday, June 25-28 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Roger Whiting $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Printmaking for Kids 2 Monday through Thursday, June 25-28 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Megan Morgan $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Gallery Tour: Color/Fast June 29, 6 p.m.-8 p.m. With Jenny Diersen Free for Kid Members, $25 to join as a Kid Member

Wild Art: Animals & Their Habitats Monday through Friday, July 2, 3, 5, 6 *no class on July 4. 10 a.m. to noon With Lori McDonald $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Plein Aire Painting for Kids Monday through Friday, July 2, 3, 5, 6 *no class on July 4. 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Vacation Creation Monday through Thursday, July 2, 3, 5, 6 *no class on July 4. 3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.


With Kourtney Burgner $100 *10% discount for members Materials included

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Imagination Station

Monday through Friday, July 9-13 9 a.m. to noon With Susan Parker $200 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Monday through Wednesday, July 23-25 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $75 *10% discount for members. Materials included

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Monday through Thursday, July 9-12 10:00 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Monday through Wednesday, July 23-25 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. With Joy McManaman $75 *10 % discount for members. Materials included

Kids Acrylic Painting

The Young Inventor

Monday through Thursday, July 9-12 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Joy McManaman $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Monday through Wednesday, July 23-25 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. With Roger Burrows $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Wheel Throwing for Kids

Sculpture for Kids

Monday through Thursday, July 9-12 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner & Jenny Diersen $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Tuesday through Friday, Aug. 7-10 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Monster Mosaics

Pop Up Books for Kids

(Ages 6 - 10) Monday through Thursday, July 16-19 10 a.m.-1 p.m. With Katherine England $150 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Tuesday through Friday, Aug. 7-10 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Megan Morgan $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

T.A.G. (Toys, Art & Games)

Monday through Thursday, Aug. 7, 8, 9, 10 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Jeanne LaRae $90 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Monday through Thursday, July 16-19 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Harry Potter Arts Camp Monday through Thursday, July 16-19 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Jeanne LaRae $75 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Art History for Kids Monday through Thursday, July 16-19 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members.

Mixed Media for Kids

Flower Power! Monday through Thursday, Aug. 13-16 10 a.m. to noon With Megan Morgan $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Drawing for Kids Monday through Thursday, Aug. 13-16 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

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Art Adventure Monday through Thursday., Aug. 13-16 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Jenny Diersen $90 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Nature Art Monday through Thursday, Aug. 20-23 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Back to School Bash Monday through Thursday, Aug. 20-23 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Creative Clay for Kids Monday through Thursday, Aug. 20-23 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Kourtney Burgner & Jenny Diersen $125 *10% discount for members.

Gallery Tour: Relevant 2012 Show Aug. 31 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. With Jenny Diersen *Free for Kid Members, $25 to join as a Kid Member.

Mixed Media Adventure Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. With Lori McDonald $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Drawing & Painting for Kids Sept. 10, 17, 24 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Jeanne LaRae $60 *10 % discount for members. Materials included

Wheel Throwing for Kids Sept. 18 and 25 4 p.m.-6 p.m. With Jenny Diersen $50 *10% discount for members. Materials and firing included

Print, Paint, Play Sept. 19 and 26 4 p.m.-6 p.m. With Jenny Diersen $50 *10% discount for members. Materials included


Tweens & Teens Classes for tweens and teens are offered for students who want to take their art to the next level or for those who are wanting to learn about a new medium. Classes are offered in a wide variety of mediums including collage, mixed media, film making, glass, pottery and more. Teen classes are for students between 11-17 years.

Charms & Trinkets May 9 and 16 6 p.m.-8:30 p.m. With Carol Avery $75 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Art Outing May 19 10 a.m.-3 p.m. With Ian Leinbach $50 *10% discount for members. Plus materials

Filmmaking Workshop Monday – Thursday, June 18 – July 14 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. with a lunch break With the International Film Institute of NYC $2,500 *Materials and equipment included.

Printmaking for Teens Monday – Thursday, June 11-14 10 a.m. to noon With Megan Morgan $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

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$125 *10% discount for materials. Plus $25 materials and firing fee

Glass Fusion for Teens Monday – Wednesday, June 18-20 3 p.m.-5 p.m. With Kerry Collette $150 *10% discount for members. Plus $50 materials fee to be paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

Japanese Painting Techniques for Tweens & Teens Monday – Thursday, June 25-28 10 a.m. to noon With Roger Whiting $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Art in the Media for Tweens & Teens Monday – Thursday, June 25-28 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Ceramics for Teens Monday – Thursday, June 25-28 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Juanita Marshall $125 *10% discount for members. Plus $25 materials fee

Glass Jewelry Stringing for Teens

Monday – Thursday, June 11-14 1-3 p.m. With Megan Morgan $125 (10% discount for members) Materials included

June 27 and 28 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m. With Kerry Collette $50 *10% discount for members. Plus $25 materials fee to be paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

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Art Explorer Tweens & Teens

Monday – Thursday, June 11-14 3:30 p.m.-5 p.m. With Roger Whiting $125 *10% discount for members. Plus $20 material fee

Ceramic Sculpture for Tweens & Teens Monday – Thursday, June 18-21 10 a.m. to noon With Devin Moody $125 *10% discount for materials. Plus $25 materials and firing fee

Wheel Throwing Ceramics for Tweens & Teens Monday – Thursday, June 18-21 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Devin Moody

Monday – Friday, July 2, 3, 5, 6 *No class on July 4 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Drawing for Tweens & Teens Monday – Thursday, July 9-12 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

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10 a.m. to noon With Grayson West $100 *10% discount for members. Plus digital camera required *DSLR preferred.

Teen Painting: Watercolor & Acrylics Monday – Thursday, July 9-12 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Jeanne LaRae $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Creating Collage: Our Town Monday – Thursday, July 16-19 10 a.m. to noon With Justin Wheatley $125 *10% discount for members. Plus digital camera

Mosaic Me! Ages 11 - 14 Monday – Thursday, July 16-19 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. With Katherine England $150 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Teen Inventor Monday – Wednesday, July 23-25 10 a.m. to noon With Roger Burrows $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Sculpture for Tweens & Teens Monday – Wednesday, July 23-25 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Wheel Throwing for Tweens & Teens 2. Monday – Thursday, July 23, 25, 26 3:30 p.m.-6 p.m. With Devin Moody $125 *10% discount for members. Plus $25 materials and firing fee

Creating Collage 2: Our Town Tuesday – Friday, Aug. 7-10 10 a.m. to noon With Justin Wheatley $125 *10% discount for members. Plus digital camera

Knitting for Tweens & Teens Tuesday – Friday, Aug. 7-10 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Ketner Lappetito $100 *10% discount for members. Plus $35 materials fee


Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012 Jewelry Making: Pendants Tuesday – Friday, Aug. 7-10 3:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. With Matty Lawler $100 *10% discount for members. Plus $25 materials fee

Mixed Media for Tweens & Teens Monday – Thursday, Aug. 13-16 10 a.m. to noon With Ketner Lappetito $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Digital Photography for Teens 2 Monday – Thursday, Aug. 13-16 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. With Rebekah Stevens $125 *10% discount for members. Plus digital camera

Printmaking for Teens: Lino Cuts Monday – Thursday, Aug. 20-23 10 a.m. to noon With Andrew Rice $125 *10% discount for members. Materials included

Park Silly Sunday Market

Glass Fusion for Teens 2 Monday – Thursday, Aug. 20-23 1 p.m.-3 p.m. With Kerry Collette $150 *10% discount for members. Plus $50 materials fee to be paid to the instructor on the first day of class.

Ceramics for Teens Sept. 10, 17, 24 5:30 p.m.-8 p.m. With Eric Christiansen $110 *10% discount for members. Plus $25 firing and materials fee

Scheduled to open June 10 The Park Silly Sunday Market is the unique, everyweek, free family adventure! Bike, hike, bus or walk. Free kids activities, farmers, live music, performers and great vendors every Sunday. Pet the llamas, get a henna tattoo, try samples from the Featured Chef, learn to belly dance, and watch the juggler… something fun for the whole family!

Summit County Fair 2012 Summit County Fairgrounds 202 East Park Road, Coalville (435) 336-3221

July 27 – July 29 Sheep Dog Trials at 7:30 a.m.

Kamas Valley Fiesta Days

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July 18 – 24 Located at the Kamas rodeo grounds from June to August. An annual tradition since 1938, Fiesta Days attracts crowds from all over South Summit and beyond.

Miss Summit County Pageant at 7 p.m.

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*Activities include the Demolition Derby, Bull Wars, Professional Rodeo, Kids Night, Melodrama, Booths, Dutch Oven Cook-off, Queen Pageants, and much more!

August 11

Food Booths Open at 6 p.m. Demo Derby & Fireworks at 7 p.m.

Pie Baking Competition at 6 p.m. PRCA Rodeo & Fireworks at 8 p.m.

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Photo Courtesy of Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter

Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter 1258 Center Drive www.swanerecocenter.org (435) 649-1767

Goat Grazing Tour June 13 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. The Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter will be using grazing goats this summer to help control noxious weeds on parts of the nature preserve. Join Nell Larson, Conservation Director at Swaner, and Sterling Banks, Summit County Extension Director, for a one hour tour of the project site and explanation of how this innovative method works. *This event is free. Pre-registration is required.

Owl Prowl June 14 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hawkwatch International and Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter have partnered to bring you a Park City Owl Prowl. Start in the Swaner EcoCenter with a brief talk about owls. Then grab your flashlights and head out for a nighttime hike in search of our local owl population. *Pre-registration is required. Participation is limited to 20 people. $5 for non-members, free for members.

Father and Child Outdoor Adventure June 16 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. In honor of Father’s Day, we invite all fathers to bring their children and participate in a fun-filled day. We’ll learn about our local environment, explore a wetland, hike, and complete a stewardship project. *Pre-registration required. $10 per father/child group for non-members, $5 per father/child group for members. Open to children ages 7-18.

Summer Camps Throughout the Summer Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter, in partnership with Utah State University Extension 4-H, provides a wide range of summer camp opportunities for youth in first through eighth grades. Camp topics include outdoor exploration, science, art, and robotics. During camps, kids will have fun exploring a wetland habitat, traveling throughout our watershed, to visiting the mountains and the Great Salt Lake, conducting explosive science projects, creating natureinspired art, and designing and programming LEGO robots. *Pre-registration required. Scholarships are available to help youth with financial need attend camp.

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Ongoing Activities Open Hours at the EcoCenter Mon. - Sat., 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Stop by the Swaner EcoCenter during our open hours to view our exhibit hall, climb our observation tower, walk out into the wetland on our pier, go on a guided tour of our “green” building, explore the self-guided Wetland Discovery trail, or just hang out and enjoy the scenery in our Naturalist Room or back deck.

Guided Nature Walks Thurs. and Sat., 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The Swaner EcoCenter offers weekly guided nature walks through the Preserve. While on the walk you’ll do some bird watching, look for signs of animals, learn about a wetland habitat and the history of Swaner, and enjoy time on our beautiful Preserve. $5 for non-members, free for members. *Pre-registration appreciated but not required.

Climbing Wall Wed. and Sat., 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. The wetland themed climbing wall at Swaner will be open every Wed. and Sat. from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. $5 for non-members, free for members. We provide the climbing harness. Climbers under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent to sign waiver.


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Monday through Friday • June 11th through August 24th 10am - 4pm • Early Drop-Off & Late Pick-Up Available (8am - 6pm) $100 weekly for Park City Residents Registration deadline is May 25th. For more details and to check availability, call (435) 655-2257.

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Photo Courtesy of Utah Olympic Park

Utah Olympic Park 3419 Olympic Parkway www.utaholympiclegacy.com (435) 658-4200

Multi Sport Programs: Designed to introduce youngsters to multiple sport experiences and reinforce physical education, agility, balance and coordination. Depending on the week youngsters may be introduced to baseball, tennis, swimming, karate, team handball, golf, skating and curling in addition to gymnastics two times per week and an opportunity to do freestyle into the Pool at the Utah Olympic Park. Ages 7-10 Cost: $235 per week

FLY Freestyle:

FLY Junior Team 2 day:

This is where the fun starts! This is a one day a week program to give freestyle, freeride, freeskiing and snowboarding a try on the water ramp. Ages 7-10. Cost: $150 per week

This is focused on athletes who are just getting started in freestyle, freeride, freeskiing and snowboarding and want to learn new tricks and establish a good athletic base to have more fun on snow. Come have two full days of training fun. Spend time on the water ramps at the UOP and on the trampolines at Black Diamond. Ages 7-10. Cost: $950

FLY Junior Team Fridays: This is focused on athletes who are just getting started in freestyle, freeride, freeskiing and snowboarding and want to learn new tricks and establish a good athletic base to have more fun on snow. Spend time on the water ramps at the UOP and on the trampolines at Black Diamond. Ages 7-10. Cost: $550

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FLY Development Team 3 Day: Train your freestyle, freeride, freeskiing and snowboarding skills in the pool three days a week. These athletes work on perfecting the skills they have with the goal of beginning to enter the competitions in the upcoming season. Ages 10-15. Cost: $1,250


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FLY Elite Team:

Recreational Ski Jumping:

This program is designed for the competitive aerialists that wish to maximize his/her athletic opportunities. Training includes aerials, freeride, freeskiing and dry-land workouts. Athletes in this program are typically on a competitive path and have a high level of skills. Ages 15+. Cost: $1,900

For athletes able to jump the K90 and K120, we offer a recreational jumping program. This program does NOT include coaching, but does require a PCNSC coach to supervise the athlete. *Must be able to jump K90 and K120, per coach’s approval. Cost: $600

PCNSC – Ski Jumping / Nordic Combined:

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Youth Summer Ski Jumping & Nordic Combined: Want to test out ski jumping and build ski skills in a fun and dynamic environment? The Youth program is an entry level program geared toward young skiers that are interested in learning basic ski jumping skills on a K10 meter jump and up. Skiers will not only ski jump and run or roller ski as age appropriate, but also work on strength, agility, balance, endurance and more. Some off site activities will take place. Ages 7-10. Cost: $700 per season.

XC Kickers and Gliders Camp:

SJ/NC Ski Jumping Development Team: The development team is designed to be the link between youth summer and elite programs. It signifies a commitment to year-round training and reaching the skiers’ fullest potential. It is primarily skills based with a focus on competition regionally with national competitions at the junior levels. Ages 12-16. Cost: $1,900

Nordic Combined Development Team: This program is designed to be the link between the youth summer and elite programs. It signifies a commitment to year round training and reaching the skiers fullest potential. It is primarily skills based with a focus on competition regionally with national competitions at the junior levels. Ages 12-16. Cost: $1,900

Nordic Combined Elite Team: This is the highest level of programming offered by the PCNSC. The program is designed for the competitive nordic combined athlete who wishes to maximize his/her athletic opportunities. Ages 16+ or by invitation. Cost: $2,495

A week-long camp to stay connected with your kickers and gliders friends and enjoy a variety of activities including skating, biking, swimming, roller skiing, hiking, bounding with poles and games. It’s an opportunity to meet up with friends, learn new skills and how they connect with cross country skiing. Ages 10 -12. Cost: $200

XC Elite Team Camp: June 20-24 Roller ski camp in Sun Valley, Idaho, or Jackson, Wyoming. Ages 14+. Cost: $260 for camp only. *$100 if also signed up for XC Elite Team.

XC Elite Team Camp – Wind Rivers Backpacking Trip: Aug. 15-19 The Wind River Mountains located in central west Wyoming are the most rugged, toughest, biggest glaciated mountains in the lower 48. Ages 14+. Cost: $100 for camp only. *$40 if also signed up for the Elite Team.

XC Elite Cross Country Team: The elite program is a year-round program that provides the highest level of instruction and training for cross-country skiers that have the desire to compete in Intermountain and National events. The curriculum incorporates the latest theories on training, periodization, peaking and interval training. Emphasis is placed on physical training including cardiovascular development, specific strength training for cross country as well as technique and racing strategies. Ages 14+. Cost: $475

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G-Force Bobsled and Skeleton G-Force Push Track Season Pass: G-Force is the development program for bobsled and skeleton. We are feeder program for the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation. As a part of this program athletes will learn the finer points of bobsled and skeleton. We produce a progressive sequence of training opportunities for young and developing athletes, helping them build a solid foundation of skills through professional coaching, consistency, confidence and safety. Skeleton ages 14+. Bobsled ages 16+. Cost: $100

G-Force Push Track Day Pass: G-Force is the development program for bobsled and skeleton. We are a feeder program for the U.S. Bobsled and Skeleton Federation. As a part of this program athletes will learn the finer points of bobsled and skeleton. We produce a progressive sequence of training opportunities for young and developing athletes, helping them build a solid foundation of skills through professional coaching, consistency, confidence and safety. Skeleton ages 14+. Bobsled ages 16+. Cost: $10

G-Force Combines with Push Camp: G-Force is the development program for bobsled and skeleton. As a part of this program athletes will learn the finer points of bobsled and skeleton. We produce a progressive sequence of training opportunities for young and developing athletes helping them build a solid foundation of skills through professional coaching, consistency, confidence and safety. Skeleton ages 14+. Bobsled ages 16+. Cost: $45


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Programa preescolar GRATUITO para niños para niños que ingresaran al Kínder en el 2013

Prepare your child for kindergarten with UPSTART, a computer-based program sponsored by the state of Utah.

Prepare a su hijo para el Kinder con UPSTART, un programa por computadora patrocinado por el estado de Utah.

Using Waterford Institute’s award-winning software, this unique program provides children with an individualized reading, math, and science curriculum with a focus on reading instruction.

Utilizando el software premiado de Waterford Institute, este programa único les provee a los niños instrucción individualizada en Lectura, Matemática y Ciencia con enfoque especial en Lectura.

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LOOKING FOR A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE FOR 6-12 YEAR OLDS THIS SUMMER?

Outdoors… hands-on… fun and educational?

Introducing:

Wasatch Explorers

An Experience in Learning by Doing Environmental Education, Fitness, and Creative Expression Choose 3 or 5 Day Camps in June or August. Discounts available for multiple children or referrals.

Day Camp Themes include: • Park City: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow • Fitness in our Environment • Land and Water Exploration • Sensing the Environment • Creative Expression * Taught by Staff with Experience and/or Credentialed in Environmental Sciences * Low staff to student ratios for safety, education, and fun! **To Register and obtain more information please visit: http://www.wasatchfamilyfitness.com/schoolage.php

WE MAKE EXERCISE EXERCITING! • We offer Programs for Toddlers thru Elementary Age • Parent-Tot, and Terrific Toddler/2’s! • Soccer, Football, Golf, Basketball, & Softball • Survivorcise & Summer Olymics! • Curriculum and music developmentally based • Taught by Certified Youth Fitness Staff with Comprehensive Training • Low Coach to Student Ratio

For more information and registration To register go to: www.wasatachfamilyfitness.com. Link to the appropriate age group under “Services” Tab.

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Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012 The National Ability Center 1000 Ability Way www.discovernac.org (435) 649-3991 www.discovernac.org Each summer the National Ability Center offers camps packed with fun, adventure and activities that will challenge your camper to discover his/ her abilities, while making friendships to last a lifetime. These activities encourage campers to make friends, build social skills, strengthen physical agility and develop recreational skills while having more fun than they’ve ever had before. The staff members are chosen for their experience, creativity and enthusiasm for working with children and adults. Day camps offered Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. *Camp ends at 3 p.m. on Friday. Current National Ability Center membership is required to participate. Transportation is available from Salt Lake City. A $50 non-refundable deposit is required with registration.

CAMP GIDDY UP Camps: June 11-15 June 18-22 June 25-29 July 9-13 July 16-20 July 30 – Aug. 3 Aug. 6-10

Cost: $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300

PATHFINDERS: Ages 8-18 Day camps for campers with physical disabilities. The Pathfinders camps will “challenge the campers’ abilities” through a variety of activities. These fun activities help campers develop friendships and independence and take pride in personal and group accomplishments. Camp: June 25-29

Cost: $300

CRUSADERS: NEW! DISCOVERY CAMP OPEN HOUSE June 6 or July 11, 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. New Discovery Camp Open Houses allow community members to learn more about the camps, meet staff, ask questions, tour our facility and more! Located at the National Ability Center.

INTRO CAMPS A great introduction into camp for those younger campers of all abilities. Camps are focused on fun and socialization for campers. Ages 6-9. Camps: July 2-3 July 25-27

Cost: $110 $190

SIBLINGS CAMP (3 Days): One sibling can join a camper in all activities for three days of fun! Campers will get to hang out and bond with their sibling while enjoying all that the outdoors has to offer. Ages 8-15. Camp: July 25-27

Cost: $190

ADVENTURERS: Ages 8-18 Day camps for campers with autism spectrum disorders. This camp focuses on fun, socialization and recreation with peers and camp staff. All activities will encourage growth in a supportive and safe environment. Campers are grouped by age. *Camp times for adventurers is 9 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Ages 8-18 Day camps for campers with cognitive disabilities. This camp is focused on fun, socialization and recreation with peers and camp staff. Campers have the “opportunity to discover abilities” through a wide variety of experiential activities. Staff creates an atmosphere where campers can develop socially and physically while developing and expressing talents. Campers are grouped by age. Camps: June 18-22 July 16-20 July 30-Aug. 3

Cost: $300 $500 (overnight camp) $300

First Time Riders / Intro to Horses: June 11-14 Four-day camp designed to give campers and strong foundation in horsemanship and riding. Cost: $400

Camp Giddy Up Novice: June 18-21 This camp is focused on developing strong foundational horsemanship skills. Cost: $400

Camp Giddy Up Novice: June 25-28 This camp is focused on developing strong foundational horsemanship skills. Cost: $400

Camp Giddy Up 2-Week Intermediate: July 9-12 and July 16-19 An eight-day camp designed to promote more progress in horsemanship skills as well as develop friendship among campers. Cost: $800

Camp Giddy Up Intermediate overnight camp:

CAMP XTREME! Ages 13-18 An outdoor overnight for teens with physical disabilities. Campers will be swooshing down the mountains of Park City on a zip line, riding the alpine slide, running rivers, rock climbing, and more! This week-long overnight camp is designed to build confidence and self-esteem. When you are not camping you will be staying at the National Ability Center bunkhouse and beginning the day in beautiful Park City. *Space is limited. Camp: Aug. 13-17

The National Ability Center is offering a horsemanship camp to meet the needs of the community and the abilities of the campers. The weekly camps will now run Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The summer will include an overnight camp and culminate in our trails camp. The trails camp will provide participants with the unique opportunity of a full-day trail ride in the beautiful mountains around us. The overnight camp will be an intensive experience in which participants will be immersed in the world of horsemanship.

Cost: $500 (overnight camp)

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July 25-27 This is a three-day, two-night camp for independent riders. It is designed to give campers an intensive experience in the world of horsemanship. Cost: $475

Camp Giddy Up Intermediate/Advanced: July 30-Aug. 2 This is a four-day camp for riders with a solid ability to independently trot and canter. Cost: $400

Camp Giddy Up Trails Camp: Aug. 6-9 A four-day camp designed for independent riders, to give them the ability to maneuver their horse through even the most difficult trails. Cost: $475


A higher degree of play

Summer Youth Camps, Lessons, & More

DISCOVER YOUR ABILITIES

Camps

Adventure • Dirt Jump • Tennis Skateboard • Girls Skateboard • Soccer

Lessons

Skateboard • Tennis Swim • Pre-comp Swim Team

www.DiscoverNAC.org

Summer Day Camp

Full Summer, Weekly and Daily Registrations Available

ROCK CLIMBING

HORSEBACK RIDING

BIATHLON MOUNTAIN BIKING

ROPES COURSE

CAMP GIDDY UP

CYCLING

HIPPOTHERAPY

WATER SKIING

AQUATICS

DISCOVERY CAMP ARCHERY

CANOEING

435-615-5400 • www.parkcityrecreation.org

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private rentals / events • public skating youth hockey • adult hockey • women’s hockey figure skating • speed skating • curling • private lessons learn to skate • skate camps hockey camps

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Summer Adventure Camp and Child Care Starting June 11th, Canyons Resort will offer full and half day Summer Camps for children 6 to 12 years of age Monday through Friday. Camp activities include nature hikes, swimming, tennis, yoga, arts & crafts, gondola rides, indoor & outdoor games and field trips. Lunch and snacks are provided. LOOKING FOR A GREAT LOCAL CHILD CARE CENTER? Canyons Little Adventures Child Care Center is a year-round facility that is now taking summer reservations for children 6 weeks to 6 years of age Monday through Friday. We are a state-licensed child care facility providing a structured pre-school curriculum and fun, age-appropriate activities including hiking and swimming. Call (435) 615-8036 or visit www.canyonsresort.com for more information.

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Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012

It may seem trendy or alternative to some but yoga is a practice that has been around for thousands of years. Some people practice yoga merely for the physical benefits while others find their practice has spiritual, mental or emotional benefits. Over the past decade, it has become a popular trend outside of traditional adult practitioners, with the practice being embraced not only by adults looking to improve their health, flexibility and overall well-being, but increasingly by teens, the elderly and younger children. The practice of yoga in schools is seeing a greater trend nationally with adoption by in-house public school programs as well as extracurricular programming in communities across the nation. The real benefits to children are scientifically proving to be many. A 2003 study by California State University found that yoga improved student’s behavior, physical health and academic performance as well as attitudes toward themselves. These are benefits that a parent can see after only a short time of their child involved in regular practice. In addition to physical improvement in fine motor skills, posture and breathing, children who are engaged in yoga practice have been found to have improved concentration, lower stress levels, socializing and cognitive development.

Why Yoga for Youth? It’s no secret that most of our kids live and need to learn to succeed in a world that runs continuously on fast forward. Accelerated education curriculum, optional after-school programs, video games and electronics that come out with new, improved iterations every month, and parents whose own schedules create a sense of urgency for their kids as they’re carted between school to soccer, violin, play dates and the grocery store, all contribute to a child’s innate need to slow down, rest and just “be.” It’s no wonder then that a regular physical practice that helps our kids learn to slow down and focus can become so critical to a child’s development. PBS Parents, an online resource that has been created with input from experts in child psychology, early childhood education, media and other fields, says that yoga for kids has several benefits to children. First, it teaches children about their bodies through physical asana (poses) and helps children to be strong and flexible. It teaches children to breathe better resulting in higher energy levels, and it teaches children to effectively channel that energy by learning to be relaxed, focused or motivated. Yoga also helps kids quiet their mind by teaching

the skill of stillness, listening and making good decisions. Finally, yoga teaches children balance, which is helpful physically and in school. One other positive aspect of yoga is that it teaches the importance of taking care of “self” by demonstrating healthy choices in relationships with friends, family and even foods. Yoga, while improving these certain physical conditions, can be a fun, interactive practice that helps children with their imagination and creativity. Poses like “Tree” pose, “Lion” pose and “Downward dog” can be practiced alone or with a group and can be an activity that the whole family can enjoy, and benefit from. Park City mom Susan Strauss, whose child has practiced yoga, said, “Yoga has benefited my child beyond the actual classes to not only enhance her flexibility, but the skills she has developed have helped her with her overall ability to focus and concentrate.” Science aside, if you’re looking for an activity that helps your children foster physical, mental and intellectual acuity, give yoga a try. It’s an “OHM-azingTM” developmental aid in growing your kids’ health and well-being. – Randi Jo Taurel, Park City yoga instructor

Kids Yoga Summer Camps

Summer Camps

Kids Yoga Teacher Training

www.yogawithrandijo.com (310) 403-4645

Camp 1: Ages 5-8 Mon. - Fri., June 11-15 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Cost: $99 Location: TBD *Call (435) 615-0215 to register. jtoly@parkcityschools.us

Randi Jo & Yoginos; yoga for youth will be offering an instructor training for those who are interested in teaching yoga to kids! There is no experience necessary, just a love of kids and yoga. “Let’s work together to teach youth how to make OHMazing choices!”

This is more than just a yoga class. Be creative with earth, community and yoga-related crafts and become more patient, imaginative, sensitive, and focused with yoga. Yoga encourages you to explore your body, hear and mind. Learn to become quiet or energized as needed through exercises and breath work you can do anywhere. Understand how to make healthy choices. You’ll be saying “I can do it!” *Cost of the camp included instruction and craft supplies. Students should bring a mat, water bottle and snack to class.

Camp 2: Ages 4-6 Mon. - Fri., June 18-22 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Cost: $125 Location: Little Miners *Call (310) 403-4645 to register. www.yogawithrandijo.com

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Teacher training class: May 4-6 Fri: 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Sat/Sun 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Discounts for early birds and teachers. *Call (512) 626-0274 to register.


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NOW ENROLLING The Winter Sports School in Park City

Uncompromised academics for dedicated winter sports athletes

Summer 2012

The Winter Sports School’s mission is to provide its students with the tools, support and balance necessary for them to achieve the highest possible levels of success in education and life. Our graduates’ track record in both academics and athletics is unparalleled, and we look forward to achieving similar results with each new group of students.

Weekly enrichment classes June 25 - August 3

Discover what makes the Winter Sports School's academic environment unique.

¦ Spanish Immersion ¦ Reading Enrichment ¦ Greenhouse Science

The Winter Sports School in Park City is now accepting applications for a June 28th start date for grades 9-11.

Please join us for our open house on May 9th to tour the campus and meet our team -- details are available on our web site. Post Office Box 1998 | Park City, UT 84060 Phone: (435) 649.8760 | Fax: (435) 649.9087 www.wintersportsschool.org

For complete course descriptions and dates visit www.parkcitydayschool.org

© Winter Sports School in Park City, All Rights Reserved

3120 Pinebrook Rd Park City, Utah 84098 summer@parkcitydayschool.org com www.yoginos.com or www.yogawithrandijo. (512) 626-0274 Meredith@yoginos.com Discounts for early birds and teachers Fri: 5:30-9:30 p.m., Sat & Sun 9 a.m.-6 p.m. May 4-6 Teacher training class: to make OHMazing choices!” yoga.”Let’s work together to teach youth how experience necessary, just a love of kids and interested in teaching yoga to kids! There is no fering an instructor training for those who are Randi Jo & Yoginos; yoga for youth with be ofKIDS YOGA TEACHER TRAINING www.yogawithrandijo.com (310) 403-4645 Location: Little Miners $125 9-11:30am June 18-22 Monday-Friday Camp 2: Ages 4-6 jtoly@parkcityschools.us (435) 615-0215 Location:TBD $99 9-11:30am June 11-15 Monday-Friday Camp 1: Ages 5-8 class. supplies. bring mat, water bottle and snack to Cost of the camp included instruction and craft healthy choices. You’ll be saying “I can do it!” can do anywhere. Understand how to make needed through exercises and breath work you mind. Learn to become quiet or energized as courages you to explore your body, hear and sensitive, and focused with yoga. Yoga encrafts and become more patient, imaginative, ative with earth, community and yoga related This is more than just a yoga class. Be crewww.yogawithrandijo.com KIDS YOGA SUMMER CAMPS

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For more information contact: Melanie Pickens, Summer Director 435.649.2791

4/24/12 10:16 AM

NOW ENROLLING

Little Miners Montessori Summer Camp

Park City Day School is accepting applications for the 2012-2013 school year PCDS offers small class sizes, a dynamic curriculum, exceptional teachers and a creatively inspired education for Preschool through 9th grade.

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Superheroes and Heroines * July 9-13 It’s a Bird… It’s a Plane… It’s Things That Fly * July 16-20 Lights! Camera! Action! * July 23-27 Cooking Around the World * July 30-August 3

Space is available in most Upper Elementary and Middle School grades. Limited space is available in Early Childhood and Lower Elementary grades.

 

Ages 3 to 8 years young are welcome Cost per week - $185.00 Monday through Friday 9am to 2pm Sign up today! 435.940.1822 * www.littleminers.org

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For more information contact: Tess Miner-Farra, Assoc. Head of School 435.649.2791


Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012

Station. No horses. Motor boats allowed but no wakes. Amenities: Picnic tables, firewood, drinking water and toilets. *Call before you go to make sure toilets are open.

Deer Creek Campground Located in Heber City. Usually open by May. Telephone: (435) 654-0171 www.utah.com/stateparks Activities: Year-round fishing, warm water, canyon winds for sailing and windsurfing. Golfing and Deer Creek Island Resort nearby. Amenities: Two concessionaires provide a restaurant, boat rentals, gasoline and sundries. Camping sites include picnic tables, handicap facilities, drinking water, toilets, showers and dump sites.

Jordanelle (Rock Cliff) Campground About 135 camping sites total. Located west of Francis. Telephone: (435) 649-9540 Reservations: 1 (800) 322-3770 Activities: Rock Cliff Campground is more primitive than other state parks but fishing access to the Upper Provo River can make it worthwhile. Activities include picnicking, fishing for trout and smallmouth bass, boating, water sports, swimming, hiking, mountain biking, waterskiing, jet-skis and fly fishing. Horses are permitted. A perimeter trail encircling the reservoir connects with the Historic Union Pacific Rail Trail. Interpretive programs and walks are held periodically. Amenities: Picnic tables, group pavilion, and group sites, handicap facilities, small boat ramp.

Wasatch Mountain State Park Campground Located in Midway. Usually open for camping in April. Telephone: (435) 654-1791 *Reservations required after Memorial Day. Activities: Two golf courses nearby as well as boating, fishing, swimming and shopping in Midway.

Amenities: Group sites, handicap facilities, showers, chalet with kitchen facilities for group outings, drinking water, toilets and dump sites.

Rockport State Park Campground Located in Wanship. Park open all year. RV and tent camping available. Telephone: (435) 336-2241 *Reservations accepted after May 10. www.utah.com/stateparks Activities: Fishing, boating, waterskiing, swimming, sailboarding and sailing, hiking, biking and shopping in Park City. Amenities include: Picnic tables, group pavilion and group sites, handicap facilities, drinking water, toilets, showers and dump sites.

Smith and Morehouse Campground Located in Oakley. Usually open by Memorial Day. Tent sites only. Telephone: (435) 783-4338 Reservations: (877) 444-6777 *Reservations not required but encouraged. Activities: Swim in the Smith and Moorehouse Reservoir. Whitewater paddling, fishing, hiking, backpacking or visit the Ledgefork Ranger

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Yellow Pine Campground Located on Mirror Lake Highway. Usually open by Memorial Day. No drinking water available. No reservations accepted. Tent sites only. Telephone: (435) 783-4338 *For reservations and information about the Mirror Lake Highway, visit http://www.utah. com/byways/mirror_lake.htm. Activities: Biking, fishing, picnicking and ATV trails.

Mount Timpanogos Campground Located above Sundance from Provo Canyon. The campground is usually open by Memorial Day. Telephone: (801) 785-3563 Reservations: (877) 444-6777 *Half of the 27 sites are first-come-first-serve, the other half require reservations. Activities: Close access to Sundance Resort, Mount Timpanogos hiking, Timpanogos Cave National Monument, wildlife viewing, caving, picnicking, hiking, backpacking, scenic drives. Amenities: Picnic tables, exhibits, drinking water and toilets.


Park City Parent | Summer Guide 2012

Silver Mountain Sports Club in Prospector 2080 Gold Dust Lane www.silvermountainsportsclub.com (435) 649-6670 This facility has a lap pool as well as a leisure pool with a lazy river and 65-foot water slide. Non-members can access both pools and the health club for $20. Swimming lessons are offered yearround. Access for children ages 7-14 Cost: $12. *Children 6 years and under are free.

The Park City Schools Aquatic Center Ecker Hill Middle School 2465 West Kilby Road www.pcschools.us (435) 645-5617 The pool offers “open swim� times, lap swimming, swim teams, water fitness classes, swimming and diving lessons, SCUBA, Boy Scout merit badge training and special events and holiday party reservations.

South Summit Aquatic and Fitness Center East 200 South, Kamas www.ssummit.k12.ut.us (435) 783-2423 It has a three-story water slide, lazy river and adjustable water features. A lap pool and diving boards are also available. Closed Sundays. Hours are 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday and 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturdays. Located at 350 East 200 South.

Park City Recreation PC MARC 1200 Little Kate Road www.parkcity.org (435) 615-5400 Swimming lessons are offered yearround. Leisure pool opening Memorial Day Weekend, May 26 - 28, then weekends only until June 9.

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Music Lessons for all ages Re g is ter

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Critter Camps are unique, fun-filled and exciting week-long day camps for children ages 9 – 12. Camps runs Mon. through Fri. from 9a.m. to 2p.m. at the FOAU Rescue and Rehab Ranch. $200 per camper. Healthy lite breakfasts and lunches provided each day.

LESSONS IN: • piano • voice • violin • guitar • cello • bass • flute • clarinet • trumpet • drums • viola • tuba • saxophone • trombone, and more!

Campers will learn animal safety and handling, an introduction to wildlife, basic pet training skills, dog grooming skills, and animal healthcare along with fun activities including: Doggy Derby, Dog Games, Socializing with Cats, Crafts, The Wildlife Guy, Animal Shelter Visit and Summit County Sheriff K-9 Unit Demonstration.

• University trained & degreed faculty • Summer Camps, Group Voice & Rock Band classes available • Flexible Summer Scheduling

2012 Critter Camp Dates: June 25 - 29 July 30 - Aug 3 July 9 - 12 Aug 6 - 10

Reserve your spot early by calling 435- 649-5441

www.utahconservatory.com

Critter Camps typically sell out each year.

435.649.6292

Information at: foautah.org

Kimball Junction

SUMMER CAMPS

Trails | Parks | Recreation

Kids Karnivals Youth Camps Skate Park

Bike Park Movies in the Park Splashpad

2012

BirthdayParties Field Rentals Batting Cages

art ing creative writ stor ytelling yoga wellness exploration games an d more!

435.655.0999

www.basinrecreation.org

AGES 6 -11 Session I: July 16 -27 Session II: July 30 -A ug 10 2-5pm, MF $295/sessio n;$495/bo th VISIT WEB SITE FOR DI$CO UNT$!

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Park City

Cooperative

Flippin’ Burgers

Preschool NOW ENROLLING FOR SUMMER CAMPS AND 2012-2013 SCHOOL YEAR!

Where learning takes place hand in hand

• Parents: have personal involvement in your child’s education • Our children learn through play • Our caring, nurturing teachers have a combined experience of over 20 years Located at the Library building 1255 Park Ave. #209 www.parkcitycoop.com

649-5949

Authentic Philly Cheese Steaks & Buffalo Wings Killer Specialty Burgers, Veggie, Turkey, Buffalo options Awesome Kids Menu starting at $3.99 ~ including a Free Kid’s Ice Cream Gluten Free Buns/Options All Day Dining - Dine In or Take Out Fresh, never frozen 100% USDA ground beef - no filler!

Local Special ~

Buy 1 Burger and get 2nd Burger

½ Off

with purchase of 2 Beverages

not valid with any other coupons or specials

Flippin' Burgers 1300 Snow Creek Drive PC, UT 84060 435-658-1809 www.flippinburgers.net

River Meadows Ballet Summer Programs 2 week Summer Workshop June 11-22 3 day Jazz Workshop June 11-13 Princess & Super-Hero Workshop June 25-28 2 day Glee Club Workshop June 28-29 2nd Summer Session in July Jazz & Ballet every Monday the 2nd through the 30th

Kids & Teens Camps begins Monday, June 11th

Now registering for Trucks & Tiars's Preschool Fall 2012, 3-5 yr olds to register call 435-654-2829

Hands on Cooking Class

Monday – Thursday 11am – 2pm Limited to 8 coed students Classes include new techniques, demonstrations and vegetarian dishes. Kids will work with a partner on one or two recipes and then everyone will enjoy the meal they prepared together.

Teens Pastry Arts Camp 4th Year

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435.640.1997 www.parkcitycookingschool.com Email jaxsand@aol.com

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Summer C me! Here We Co

curiosity = learning Academic excellence through exploration, discovery, individual attention, and nurturing for preschool, pre-kindergarten, kindergarten and elementary school aged students.

2012 SUMMER CAMPS CALLING ALL 3-7 YEAR OLDS

Open your child’s imagination to the wonders of gardening, recycling, building, theatre, sports, science, cooking and more with our themed camps and field trips. Visit www.thepeekprogram.com for more information.

HOURS

Monday through Friday from 9:00am to 3:30pm FREE extended hours from 8:00am to 5:30pm Flexible hours with half or full day options Prep Classes for children entering Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade with a 1:4 class ratio

DATES

THEMES

FIELD TRIPS*

JUNE 18 -22

CAMP SMARTY-PAINTS

Kimball Art Center & Natural History Museum of Utah

JUNE 25-29

GARDENING

Community Garden, Park City Nursery & Red Butte Gardens

JULY 2-6

RECYCLING

Recycle Center & This is the Place

JULY 9-13

BUILD-IT

Home Depot (two trips)

JULY 16-20

THEATRE

Egyptian Theatre & PCTV

JULY 25-27

OLYMPIC SPORTS

Utah Olympic Park

JULY 30 - AUG 3

PARK CITY HISTORY

Park City Museum & Deer Creek

AUGUST 6-10

DISCOVER SCIENCE

Clark Planetarium & Living Planet Aquarium

AUGUST 13-17

SECRETS OF A PEEK CHEF

Red Banjo & Cold Stone

AUGUST 20 -24

OH THE PLACES YOU’LL GO

Park City Mountain Resort & Red Ledges

* Field trips subject to change.

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WWW.THEPEEKPROGRAM.COM to download our Summer Camp Registration Forms or give us a call at 435-649-9188.

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2012 Park City Parent Guide  

Local Parent guide to summer camps and classes.

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