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The Class Guide is published quarterly by the Mountain View Voice, the Palo Alto Weekly and the Almanac.
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4600 El Camino Real #201, Los Altos 650-947-7742 www.flexcollegeprep.com Participants learn what colleges are looking for in application essays and get help writing essays and applications that fit them best. This workshop allows students to personalize their essays and applications at their own pace.
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For the Dancer Bayer Ballet Academy
2483 Old Middlefield Way, Suite B, Mountain View 650-861-0650 www.fortheloveofdancemv.com ForTheLoveOfDanceMV@gmail.com For the Love of Dance offers training in ballet, jazz, tap, and other styles of dance. Serving Mountain View, Palo Alto, Los Altos, and Sunnyvale, it is a family-owned studio that teaches dance to children and adults at all levels of ability. The focus is on learning a love of movement and of art, with opportunities to perform throughout the year.
Lâ€™Ecole de Danse Cubberley Community Center, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto 650-365-4596 www.lecolededanse.net Lâ€™Ecole De Danse (School of Ballet) â€” Vaganova and Cecchetti styles. Creative dance, pre-ballet and full curriculum for all levels starting at age four-and-a-half. Adult classes include beginning, intermediate and advanced.
Western Ballet 914 N. Rengstorff Ave., Unit A, Mountain View 650-968-4455 www.westernballet.org email@example.com Western Ballet has adult classes for absolute beginners to professionals, providing the largest selection of drop-in classes in the San Francisco Peninsula and South Bay. For children through teens preparing for careers in ballet, there is a graded youth program with 13 pre-professional levels. Faculty consists of current and former profes-
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2028 Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View 650-988-9971 www.bayerballetacademy.com firstname.lastname@example.org Bayer Ballet Academy is a school of Russian ballet, which teaches the Vaganova method.
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The Great Outdoors REI 2450 Charleston Road, Mountain View 650-969-1938 www.rei.com/stores/104 REI regularly offers classes on topics such as bike maintenance, riding and outdoor navigation. Volunteer for habitat restoration projects run by Acterra, a nonprofit environmental organization.
Shoreline Lake Aquatic Center 3160 N. Shoreline Blvd., Mountain View 650-965-7474 www.shorelinelake.com/aquatic/ aquatic.htm email@example.com Shoreline Lake and Aquatic Center has fall kayaking and windsurfing camps. Camps include all necessary equipment and are offered at all skill levels from beginning to advanced. Sailing classes are open to participants age 14 and older; kayaking age 13 and over; windsurfing age 14 and older.
Health & Fitness Jackiâ€™s Aerobic Dancing 890 Church St., Mountain View 650-941-1002 www.jackis.com firstname.lastname@example.org Jackiâ€™s Aerobic Dancing offers a wellbalanced hour of abdominal work, weight training and safe, easy-to-follow aerobic routines. Complimentary
child care is available. Classes meet Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 9-10 a.m., at Mountain View Masonic Temple.
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Red Star Soccer Academy 248 Walker Drive, #8, Mountain View 650-380-0099 www.redstarsoccer.com Red Star Soccer Academy is a nonprofit educational organization dedicated to youth player development. It offers training for eager young athletes who aspire to reach their full potential in soccer. Red Star is affiliated with the U.S. Soccer Federation and U.S. Club Soccer. Red Star teams compete in Nor Cal Premier League and U.S. Club Soccer sanctioned tournaments.
Royal Scottish Country Dance Society 1185 Castro St., Mountain View 650-344-3345 www.mtview-rscds.org email@example.com Scottish country-dance classes are held most Wednesdays at the Mountain View Sports Pavilion. Classes started on Feb. 13 and run thru May. Classes for both advanced and beginning dancers are available. Drop-ins are $9 or $7 per week if entire fee is paid at the beginning of the semester.
Just for Seniors Mountain View Senior Center 266 Escuela Ave., Mountain View www.mountainview.gov/city_hall/
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Continued from previous page comm_services/ (click on the â€œSenior Centerâ€? link on the left, then click on the â€œClassesâ€? link on the left) 650-903-6330 The Mountain View Senior Center offers a wide array of classes covering topics and activities such as art, music, language, history, dance and exercise.
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Inner Resources for Stress 585 Franklin St., Mountain View 650-903-6337 www.mountainview.gov/library A non-religious course that uses relaxation, breathing and meditation to help people deal with stress. Led by Ph.D. students from Palo Alto University. Drop-ins welcome. Wear comfortable clothes.
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Mountain View Masonic Lodge 890 Church Street (next to Library) firstname.lastname@example.org or (650) 941-1002 Ask about our complimentary childcare services.
793 Castro St., Mountain View www.casablancamarket.com 650-964-3000 email@example.com Casablanca Market offers monthly Moroccan cooking classes. Students will prepare three to four Moroccan dishes, which they will eat during the dinner at the end of class.
Custom Handweavers 2263 Old Middlefield Way, Mountain View 650-967-0831 www.customhandweavers.com firstname.lastname@example.org Ongoing classes in weaving, spinning and knitting for beginner and intermediate students. Day and evening sessions. Students can explore the ancient art of Temari, a Japanese folk art, or learn to weave the Navajo way.
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Community School ofMusic and Arts 230 San Antonio Circle, Mountain View 650-917-6800 www.arts4all.org email@example.com The Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA) offers classes year-round in music, visual and digital arts for ages 14 months to adult. Vacation and summer camps, one- and two-day arts workshops offered throughout the year. Financial assistance available.
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Kindermusik with Wendy 1404 Bonita Ave., Mountain View 650-968-4733 wendyofmv.yourvirtuoso.com/ Group music classes for children ages birth to 7 years and their caregivers. All classes include singing, instrument
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Community School of Music and Arts students work on an art project. play, movement, musical games and home materials and aim to develop the whole child through music. Five levels of classes as well as a multi-age class. Cost depends on class and session length.
Music Within Us 2483 Old Middlefield Way, Suite 150, Mountain View 650-325-2194 www.themusicwithinus.com firstname.lastname@example.org Dr. Lisa Chu offers classes, workshops, and individual sessions using techniques drawn from the fields of life coaching, mindfulness-based meditation, yoga, deliberate practice, group facilitation, sound healing and music improvisation.
Savvy Cellar Wines 750 West Evelyn Ave., Mountain View 650-969-3958 www.savvycellar.com email@example.com Savvy Cellars Wines has classes highlighting regional wines, pairing wine with food, and introductory classes for wine novices. Must be 21 or older to attend classes.
Parents Only Childbirth and Parenting Classes at El Camino Hospital 2500 Grant Road, Mountain View 650-940-7302 www.elcaminohospital.org El Camino Hospital offers a wide array of classes for mothers, expecting mothers and their spouses and children. Classes include childbirth preparation, breastfeeding preparation, infant safety and mothers support groups.
School Days Action Day/Primary Plus 333 Eunice Ave., Mountain View 650-967-3780 www.actiondayprimaryplus.com firstname.lastname@example.org Providing quality infant, toddler and preschool programs for more than 33 years. On-site dance and computer classes offered. Fully accredited staff and facilities.
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