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2018

SPRING / SUMMER

Activities for NORTH AND NORTHEAST PORTLAND

Matt Dishman Community Center Adaptive & Inclusive Recreation SUN Community Schools Laurelhurst Dance Studio Environmental Education Urban Parks Programming

REGISTRATION OPENS FEBRUARY 26. Go to PORTLANDPARKS.ORG, click on the Register Now tab. Commissioner Amanda Fritz Director Mike Abbaté


OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS FEBRUARY 20 Portland Parks & Recreation is dedicated to providing a play-based, child-centered educational preschool program for ages 3-5 years old. $35 enrollment fee due at time of registration. Portland Parks Preschool gives priority registration to returning and legacy families. Call your community center for more information.

PORTLANDOREGON.GOV/PARKS/PRESCHOOL We believe all preschool age children should have access to educational opportunities in their community. If the cost of Portland Parks Preschool is out of your reach, we encourage you to speak to our staff about scholarship opportunities that may align the price to your family’s budget.

LOCATIONS: Charles Jordan, East Portland, Hillside, Matt Dishman, Montavilla, Mt. Scott, Peninsula Park, Sellwood, St. Johns, Southwest, and Woodstock Community Centers


In compliance with Civil Rights laws, it is the policy of the City of Portland that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any City program, service, or activity on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or disability. To help ensure equal access to City programs, services, and activities, the City of Portland reasonably provides: translation and interpretation services, modifications, accommodations, auxiliary aides and services, and alternative format. HOW TO REQUEST INCLUSION SERVICES • Choose the activity you would like to participate in, and register for that class. • Contact Inclusion Services at 971-284-5060. • If this is your first time requesting accommodations through Inclusion Services, you will need to complete either a phone intake or an Accommodation Form that can be sent over email. This process is to help determine what level of accommodation needed for the participant. • Future assistance will be provided based on need. The inclusion staff will work with the instructor on how to support you and your individual needs. IMPORTANT DETAILS • A general program may be adapted using auxiliary aids and services, but the basic structure of the program remains the same. • Accommodations are made as needed and can be flexible, as well creative. • Participants need to register for activities that are intended for their birth age. • Personal care is provided for activities for individuals up to age 12. • For sign language interpreter please call 2 working days prior to the class • We request at least 10 working days’ notice prior to start of class. If you have questions about Inclusion Services, please contact Lyndsey Goforth at 971-284-5060 (lyndsey.goforth@portlandoregon.gov). If necessary, use City TTY 503-823-6868, or use Oregon Relay Service: 711.

INCLEMENT WEATHER If the City of Portland public school districts (Portland Public, Parkrose, David Douglas, Reynolds, and Centennial) are closed because of weather conditions, PP&R classes and youth basketball in those school districts may be canceled. We recommend that you check in with your community centers for the latest information about individual registered programs and activities. Some recreation programs may run as conditions and instructor availability allow. Decisions to operate on a specific site basis are made when it is determined that all programs may operate safely. Call the specific PP&R facility for information and opening/ closing times. If inclement weather is forecast on weekends or holidays, call the PP&R facility or program for operating hours and activity cancellations. Updates to schedules will also be made on our website (portlandparks.org) and our Facebook pages.


Spring Break Explorations at Leach Botanical Garden Volcanic Bombs and Erratic Cobbles:

Leach Garden Geology Camp Cobbles carried in the Missoula Floods rest on Leach Garden’s creek bank, and a volcanic bomb from the Boring Lava Fields turned up in the meadow. Learn to read the geological landscape with Dr. Michael L. Cummings. He’ll teach you how to use topographical maps, levels, soil probes, compasses and LIDAR to collect and record information, while also sharpening your observation skills. Using your data, you’ll create a map of Leach Garden’s geology. When camp is over, you’ll see geological stories everywhere!

Dr. Cummings is an Emeritus Professor at Portland State University. He enjoys working with kids, using a hands-on, accessible approach to science that creates interest and enthusiasm.

March 26–27, 2017 9:00 am - 3:00 pm Ages 10-14 $65

12 campers maximum

Art & Observation:

there’s a place along the creek where you’ll find saplings. Join artist and teacher Nature Journaling at Leach Garden beaver-chewed Jane Nash to explore Leach Botanical Garden’s We know insects fly, but if we look closely we can natural abundance. We’ll provide you with a nature see just how their delicate wings are constructed. journal and pencils so you can draw and write about We know so much about nature, and yet there is still your outdoor observations. so much to learn! Nature journaling takes us into the March 28–29, 2017 magical realm of our senses and helps us fine tune 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. our observational skills. The woods, meadows and creek side of Leach Ages:8-12 Garden abound with nature to explore—leaves, flowers, birds, insects, $40.00 crawdads and more. Rabbits are common, deer elusive but present, and 12 participants maximum

For more information & to register call or email JoAnn Vrilakas: 503-823-1671 or jvrilakas@leachgarden.org Leach Botanical Garden 6704 SE 122nd Avenue Portland, OR 97236 (Just south of Foster on 122nd)

Hiring friendly and energetic staff! Swim Pools | Kids’ Camps | Movies | Concerts | Events | Outreach

¡Se contrata personal amigable y activo! Piscinas | Campamentos infantiles | Películas | Conciertos Eventos | Promoción comunitaria

Positions begin in June and continue through August.

Los puestos comienzan en junio y continúan hasta el mes de agosto.

Apply online at portlandoregon.gov/parks/jobs

Realiza una solicitud en línea: portlandoregon.gov/parks/jobs


Age: Grade 4–High School Team and Individual Registration Register from March 19–April 6, 2018 Team Fee: $325 Volunteer coaches are required for team registration.

Individual Registration Fee: $58 Includes jersey

Visit us online: portlandoregon.gov/parks/49037 or play-vb.com/ppr Questions? Call us at: 503-823-5126 ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE RECREATION (AIR)

MONTHLY DANCES MT. SCOTT COMMUNITY CENTER 5530 SE 72nd | Portland, Oregon

AGE

16+

THE FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

7:00–9:00pm $5 *parents/caregivers get in free

April

6

DJ Tom

May

4

DJ Tom

June

1

DJ Tom

July

6

TBD

September 7

DJ Tom

Join us to dance and socialize with friends, both new and old! Refreshments are provided. Group and foster home staff must stay to assist their participants unless prior arrangements have been made. Due to the large amount of participants, AIR staff can only supervise those who are in the auditorium, social room, or hallway.


Competitive and Recreational camp programs for all soccer players, ages 5-18 throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. For more information visit timbers.com/camps, or contact us at camps@timbers.com

TIMBERS.COM

Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm Phone Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30am-5:00pm

Closed the last Thursday of each month for staff training and development.

Located at 111 Southwest Columbia Street on the 6th Floor, Suite 660

For our 2018 5K series schedule and registration information, check out our Facebook page! facebook.com/5kseries


LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO

SATURDAY, JULY 28 | 10:00am–3:00pm

FREE • Join us! Youth and adults welcome.

WELCOME TO ADAPTIVE BIKETOWN

• Mini classes for all levels from age two (with guardian) to adult. • Bring your friends and enjoy performances by our academies. • Meet our instructors and center directors.

Adaptive BIKETOWN is Portland’s adaptive bike rental program. The program’s goal is to increase biking access for people with disabilities.

Make a reservation and learn more at www.AdaptiveBIKETOWN.com

Environmental Education

Explore your Parks. Steward the Future. Connect to Nature.

Ladybug Walks Age 2-6

True Nature Class and Lil Nature Kids Age 3-12

Nature Day Camp Age 3½-17

Ecology-Based Field Trips for Students Age 2+

Place-based programs for toddlers to teens in Portland’s parks and natural areas. Find more information at: portlandoregon.gov/parks/ee office: 503-823-3601 | call/text: 503-823-1149


Visit Passes

MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER ADMISSION FEES AND PASS OPTIONS Active Pass

The Active Pass provides ongoing access to all drop-in pool activities, the hot tub, the fitness center and all Group Exercise classes. For your convenience, Active Passes will auto-renew each month. Simply pay your first monthly fee upon registering with a debit or credit card and all future monthly payments are deducted directly from that same debit or credit card. 77 Northeast Knott Street Portland, Oregon 97212 503-823-3673 Building Director Amourie Downing Aquatics Coordinators Evan Lilly, Christine Hickman, Steve Kavanagh Aquatics Recreation Leaders Madeleine Hanlon-Austin, Paige Pelker Coordinators Leina'ala Slaughter, Autumn Montegna Teen Services Coordinator Yvette Mata Recreation Leaders Susanne Carmichael-Veve, Ann Kresal, Reeve Moir, Shara Brazzle, James Frey Bus Line #4 Fessenden, #24 Fremont, #6 MLK, #44 Mocks Crest Parking Lot entrance off Knott Street ADA Accessible Entrances, Parking, Restrooms, Pool Hours Monday–Thursday 5:30am–9:00pm Friday 5:30am–8:00pm Saturday 9:00am�6:00pm Sunday 10:30am–6:00pm Building Closures and Special Hours May 28 9:00am�6:00pm July 4 9:00am�6:00pm August 20� September 3 CLOSED

September 18 Pool Closures

Annual Maintenance CLOSED

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The Active Pass is the best option for someone who wants the flexibility to drop-in to a wide variety of classes, as well as be able to use the pool and fitness center at their convenience. This is also the most cost effective option for individuals who plan to regularly workout three or more times per week.

Visit Passes are a great option for those who plan to work out at Dishman only once or twice a week. In addition, Visit Passes are a great option for organizations who would like to bring a larger group of visitors. (Please call ahead). The passes provide unlimited day-use of the facility at a discounted rate. •

Visit Passes provide a 10% (10 visit) or 15% (20 visit) discount off of the daily drop-in rate.

Visit Passes do not expire and are transferable between people of the same age group. Pass holders must be present at the time of scan.

Daily Drop-In

For the customer who is just looking to work out with a friend who has a pass. The drop-in fee allows you one-time access to the fitness room, pool, and group exercise classes for the day. •

Daily Drop-In fee includes access for one date only.

If re-entry on the same date is desired, receipt must be requested at time of original transaction.

Active Passes are not eligible to receive scholarships.

May 18 6:00-8:00pm FREE CITY OF PORTLAND RESIDENT FEES

Adults (18-59 yrs) Seniors (60+ yrs) Teens (14-17 yrs)* Youth (3-13 yrs) Toddlers (0-2 yrs) Family

Drop-In Visit $5.50 $4.50 $4.50 $3.50 FREE N/A

Active Pass $36 $29 $29 $23 FREE $58.75

10-Visit Pass $50 $41 $41 $32 FREE N/A

20-Visit Pass $94 $77 $77 $60 FREE N/A

3-Month Pass $132 $108 $108 $84 FREE $188

Annual Pass $429 $351 $351 $273 FREE $704

These are City of Portland resident rates. Please ask about non-resident rates. *Complete a TeenForce pass application and access the facility for free! NOTE: Passes valid only at Matt Dishman Community Center and Pool. Admission includes use of the following drop-in amenities on a first-come, first-served basis during scheduled times. Open Play Swim (children under 48” tall must be accompanied in the water by an adult) Adult/Preschool Swim, Family Swim (all youth 17 years and under must be accompanied in the water by an adult), Lap Swim, Water Fitness, Whirlpool/Spa (must be age 16 and over), Fitness Room (must be age 14 and over), Basketball. Family membership denotes a couple (married or domestic) or a single guardian and their legal dependents living in the same residence.


OPEN GYM AND FITNESS CENTER

MDCC

Schedule may be adjusted to meet community and facility needs. MON

TUE

WED

THUR

FRI 3:007:00pm 8:0010:00pm Teen Basketball 3:007:00pm 8:0010:00pm

Youth Open Gym FREE

3:007:00pm

3:007:00pm

Youth Game Room

3:007:00pm

3:007:00pm

3:007:00pm

3:007:00pm

Adult Open Gym $5.50

8:00am2:00pm

11:00am2:00pm

12:002:00pm

11:00am2:00pm

8:00am2:00pm

5:30am9:00pm

5:30am9:00pm

5:30am9:00pm

5:30am9:00pm

5:30am8:00pm

3:007:00pm

Age 20 and under

Age 18+

*Fitness Center

SAT

SUN

3:006:00pm

3:006:00pm

3:006:00pm

3:006:00pm

10:30am12:30pm

9:00am6:00pm

10:30am6:00pm

*Note: Teens, 14-17 years old, must have a release form on file with parent/guardian permission in order to utilize fitness center. Stop by the front desk to pick up form. Must complete a fitness room orientation with MDCC staff member.

ADULT / CHILD DROP-IN ACTIVITIES MON

TUE

WED

THUR

Art Park $1.50

Age 1-5 with an adult

YOUTH OPEN GYM Work off that pent up energy after a day at school! Get in shape, improve your sportsmanship and learn respect for others.

ADULT OPEN GYM Regular physical activity is one of the very best methods of health insurance! Come exercise, boost your energy level and relieve stress.

SAT

SUN

12:001:00pm

Age 1-5 with an adult

Indoor Park $1

FRI

Craft Room

8:0011:00am

FITNESS CENTER Our fitness center is designed for all physical abilities from the novice to the more experienced athlete.

8:0011:00am

ART PARK Unleash your child’s talents while sharing time and craft activities together. A variety of stations allow you and your child to explore elements such as Playdough, Gak, murals, paints and collage developing concepts of shape, color and texture.

INDOOR PARK Children’s play is essential in the human development process! Indoor Park is a safe and cooperative playtime for children accompanied by parents. The environment encourages the development of motor skills while helping children gain experience with group interaction and cooperative play with equipment, cars and assorted toys. Adult supervision is required. 9


PERSONAL TRAINING

MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER GROUP EXERCISE CLASSES These classes are all part of our Group X amenities here at Matt Dishman! All of them are included with your daily drop in fee or any fitness pass! Try some of our group exercise classes today! All of our group exercise classes are ongoing, so you are assured consistency in your workout program. Yoga – Premier: Relaxation is one of the most important and beneficial skills to learn. Benefit mind and body while expanding strength, stamina and flexibility. An excellent way to learn to meet the changing demands of daily life while increasing a sense of well-being. Yoga – Beginning: Discover the centuries-old practice of posture and breathing started in India. Increase strength and flexibility while relieving stress and tension. An excellent way to learn to gauge and meet the ever-changing needs of mind and body. Yoga – Intermediate: Continue and expand your fitness level, strength and flexibility through traditional yoga poses. Some inverted positions, requiring previous experience, add to the challenge. Lifelong leisure skills develop in combination with new abilities and an increased sense of well-being. Yoga – Vinyasa / Yin: Means “movement linked with breath”. This is a continuous movement style of yoga that is often considered a bit stronger and more challenging than some others. Modifications are given for all levels. Every class is presented with care and humor, respect for the body as it is each day, and finishes with long held deep tissue release called Yin poses. Yoga – All Levels: Relax your mind and body while improving strength, stamina and flexibility. Relieve the stresses of daily life with these revitalizing techniques. This centuries old practice of exercise increases your focus and sense of well-being. Zumba® Fitness: Experience one of the fastest growing, dance-based fitness crazes in the country! People of all ages are falling in love with its infectious music, easy-to-follow dance moves, and body-beautifying benefits. Routines combine fast and slow rhythms to achieve a balance of cardio and muscle-toning benefits. A dynamic, exciting and effective workout! Move fast and have fun! Zumba® Gold: Enjoy modified moves and pacing with the same elements Zumba is known for: zesty Latin music, like salsa, merengue, cumbia and reggaeton, exhilarating easy-to-follow moves and an invigorating atmosphere. Build cardiovascular health by challenging the heart and working the muscles of the hips, legs and arms. It's a dance-fitness class that feels friendly and fun!

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Boot Camp Fitness: It's never too late to get into shape! Time to jumpstart that metabolism! Tone up those muscles, increase energy levels and improve cardiovascular capabilities. Use simple, effective, fundamental exercises designed to push you farther than you would push yourself! A traditional mix of calisthenic and body weight workouts that build core strength, increase flexibility, and relieve stress. Couch potatoes and athletes alike can benefit from this intensely exciting way to get fit. Fun work and hard play...a results driven experience! Pilates Mat: These non-impact exercises work the deep abdominal muscles to help achieve efficient and graceful movement. These precise motions help to strengthen and stretch the body without adding bulk. Improve posture and experience a lowered risk of injury. Body Sculpt: Challenge your muscles with a full body strength-focused workout! A well-rounded fitness routine includes strength training. Body Sculpt utilizes body weight and resistance exercises to leave you feeling pumped up! The format varies week to week, anything from HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training) to traditional strength training but the focus is ALWAYS on muscle fatigue, core strength and good form. Class includes warm up and cool down/stretching. Find your limit, then surpass it! Learn a variety of styles that you can incorporate in your own fitness routine. You’ll leave stronger and smarter! All levels welcome. U-Jam Fitness®: An athletic urban dance fitness workout that combines dance and high energy music for a workout that is bound to get your heart rate up, your body moving, and make you work up a sweat -- all while having FUN! All levels welcome! No dance experience needed! Kickboxing: Cardio Kickboxing is 50 minutes of cardiovascular. Each song is choreographed to a series of kicks, jabs, and jumps. It’s definitely a fun way to tone the full-body! STRONG by Zumba®: Combines high intensity interval training with the science of Synced Music Motivation. In every class, music & moves sync in a way that pushes you past your perceived limits helping you reach your fitness goals.

Portland Parks & Recreation

A personal trainer can help you design a personalized fitness program, teach you proper form and safe ways to exercise, provide accountability and motivation, track progress with fitness assessments (postural, body, fat, strength, and more) and make fitness fun! • Cardiovascular and strength • Flexibility • Weight loss • Sports-specific conditioning • Functional training • Neuromuscular disabilities • Pregnancy • Nutritional Consultation SINGLE SESSION 30-minute session 1-hour session

$22.50 $45

PACKAGE DEALS 3-hour session 6-hour session

$110 $200

Contact our front desk for a PAR-Q (Physical Activity Readiness) form; complete and return, pick a trainer, register and pay. Trainer will contact you to set up an appointment. For more information call 503-823-3673.

PERSONAL TRAINERS

Gabe Feit

Certifications: W.I.T.S. - Personal Trainer, AFAA - Group Exercise Instructor Teaches: Abs and Arms, Abs, Buns and Thighs; HIIT and Abs, Bootcamp, Body Sculpt My philosophy is that even hard work can be fun! Idealistic? Yes. Unrealistic? No WAY! I love to play! From organized sports to weight lifting to frisbee in the park. It is so important to have fun... seriously!

Melinda Pietersma Certifications: Doctorate in Natural Medicine, PT Certification through ISSA, Group Fitness Instructor, CPR Teaches: STRONG by Zumba® I like to hike, run, develop exercise circuits, and learn about the latest trends in fitness. The support from the community is felt in the center. There is so much support for everyone to reach their goals, all while having fun.


DROP-IN GROUP EXERCISE CLASSES MON 8:00-9:00am

Kickboxing Sarah

9:00-10:00am

Zumba Gold Noriko

TUE

WED

THUR

FRI

Zumba Toning Michelle

Zumba Gold Noriko

Zumba Toning Michelle

Zumba Gold Noriko

SAT

SUN

U-Jam Fitness Helena

9:30-10:30am Yoga - All Levels Alesha

10:00-11:00am

Chair Yoga April 10:15-11:15am

Pilates Mat Alicia

Yoga Beginning April

Pilates Mat Alicia

Yoga Primer Ginger

10:30-11:30am 10:45-11:45am

U-Jam Fitness Solid Gold Michelle and Noriko

Vinyasa/Yin April

Vinyasa/Yin April Pilates Mat Alicia

11:15am-12:15pm

Bootcamp Georgann Yoga Frankie

11:15am-12:30pm Yoga Intermediate April

11:30am-12:30pm

12:00-1:00pm

Yoga All Levels Alesha

Yoga Primer Ginger Yoga All Levels April Body Sculpt Gabe

1:30-2:30pm 5:30-6:30pm

Zumba Toning Michelle

Bootcamp Al

Strong by Zumba Melinda

Classes are subject to change. Please check with the facility for updates on drop-in group exercise classes.

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER ADULT / CHILD CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 Messy Art - Little Picassos

Age 18 mo-5 A pinch of this, a dab of that and—presto! It's art! Stimulate creativity and imagination as you delve into a whimsical world of glop and goo. Experience the exhilaration as you fashion a masterpiece with your parent/guardian. Voila! 4/2-4/30 M 10:30-11:00am Craft Rm $16 1085533 5/7-6/4 M 10:30-11:00am Craft Rm $16 1085552 4/5-5/3 Th 10:30-11:00am Craft Rm $20 1085534 5/10-6/7 Th 10:30-11:00am Craft Rm $20 1085553

Soccer - You and Me

Age 18 mo-4 Don't watch from the sidelines! An introduction to the 'World's Most Popular Game'! Interact with your child as you both learn the basics—pass, trap, dribble and shoot. Gain confidence, bond and exercise! It's a goal! 4/4-5/2 W 10:40-11:10am Gym $26.50 1085541 5/9-6/6 W 10:40-11:10am Gym $26.50 1085560

Sports Mix - Gym Babies

Age 18 mo-3 Crawl this way! No need to worry about little ones exploring in our clean, safe and soft environment. Playful and challenging activities gently encourage your child to develop strength, coordination and body awareness. One-on-one interaction builds trust between baby and parent. Let's get started! 4/4-5/2 W 9:30-10:00am Gym $26.50 1085542 5/9-6/6 W 9:30-10:00am Gym $26.50 1085561

Sports Start

Bounce! Throw! Toss! Kick! Unleash that excess energy in a constructive environment. Engage in independent and group games while developing color recognition, adult/child communication, hand-eye coordination and large motor skills. Get into the 'sphere' of fun!

Sports Start - Balls! Balls! Bonanza Age 18 mo-4 4/4-5/2 Gym 5/9-6/6 Gym

W $26.50 W $26.50

10:05-10:35am 1085543 10:05-10:35am 1085562

Sports Start - Bubbles, Balls and Beanbags Age 2-4 4/4-5/2 Gym 5/9-6/6 Gym

W $26.50 W $26.50

11:15-11:45am 1085544 11:15-11:45am 1085563

Movement - Baby Boogie

Age 18 mo-4 Wiggle and giggle with rhythmic movement. A variety of dance skills and styles taught through nursery rhymes incorporated with play. Large motor skills and body awareness are the first steps towards a lifelong love of dance. Movin' and groovin'! 4/3-5/1 Tu 9:30-10:00am Classroom A $19 1085535 5/8-6/5 Tu 9:30-10:00am Classroom A $19 1085554 6/19-7/17 Tu 9:30-10:00am Classroom A $19 1085950 7/31-8/14 Tu 9:30-10:00am Classroom A $11.50 1085962 4/7-5/5 Sa 9:15-9:45am Classroom A $19 1085536 5/12-6/9 Sa 9:15-9:45am Classroom A $19 1085555 6/23-7/14 Sa 9:15-9:45am Classroom A $15.25 1085951

Ballet - Terrific Twirling 2s and 3s

Age 2-3 Calling all toddlers! Explore very basic techniques in ballet and jazz. Discover exciting methods of movement using dance, activities and games that work on coordination, flexibility, rhythm and body awareness. 4/7-6/9 Sa 10:00-10:30am Classroom A $48 1085527 6/23-7/14 Sa 10:00-10:30am Classroom A $19.25 1085946

Movement - Terrific Twirlings 2s and 3s

Age 2-3 Calling all preschoolers! Explore the very basic techniques in tumbling, ballet and jazz. Using 'danceable activities' improve coordination, flexibility, rhythm and body awareness. 4/3-6/5 Tu 10:15-10:45am Classroom A $48 1085537 6/19-7/17 Tu 10:15-10:45am Classroom A $24 1085952 7/31-8/14 Tu 10:15-10:45am Classroom A $1450 1085964


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PRESCHOOL CLASSES | No Class: 7/4 Hip Hop - Tiny Hip Hoppers

Age 4-6 Little feet move to the beat! Catch the groove while increasing balance, coordination and strength. Boogaloo down to those lively tunes with safe and cool moves. 4/4-5/2 W 3:15-3:45pm Classroom A $24 1085532 5/9-6/6 W 3:15-3:45pm Classroom A $24 1085551 6/20-7/18 W 3:15-3:45pm Classroom A $19.25 1085949 7/25-8/15 W 3:15-3:45pm Classroom A $19.25 1085961

Cooking - Let Food Be Fun!

Age 3-6 Put on your apron and step into the kitchen! Experiment with simple recipes as a generous portion of learning opportunities are served up with a measure of pleasure. Safety is stressed and eye-hand coordination and dexterity improve through lifelong skills. 4/5-5/3 Th 12:15-1:00pm Craft Rm $26 1085529 5/10-6/7 Th 12:15-1:00pm Craft Rm $26 1085548

Basketball - Junior Team Play with John Thompson

Age 4-6 Get ready for league play! Sharpen up your game with conditioning and scrimmages to develop strength, coordination and teamwork. Emphasis on ball handling, shooting techniques and footwork. Be ready when the first tip-off is thrown—dribble, pass, shoot and score! 4/7-6/9 Sa 9:15-10:15am Gym $69.25 1085432 4/7-6/9 Sa 10:15-11:15am Gym $69.25 1085433 6/20-7/18 W 4:30-5:30pm Gym $46.40 1086389 7/25-8/15 W 4:30-5:30pm Gym $46.40 1086390

PreBallet - 'Princes and Princesses'

Age 3-5 New steps and movements are introduced as you focus on classical dance-steps, poise, body alignment and foot positions. An excellent way to increase self-discipline and self confidence! 4/3-6/5 Tu 11:00-11:30am Classroom A $48 1085538 6/19-7/17 Tu 11:00-11:30am Classroom A $24 1085953 7/31-8/14 Tu 11:00-11:30am Classroom A $14.50 1085965

PreBallet - Starting Steps!

Age 4-6 New steps and movements are introduced as you focus on classical dance-steps, poise, body alignment and foot positions. An excellent way to increase self-discipline and self-confidence. 4/7-6/9 Sa 10:30-11:00am Classroom A $48 1085540 6/23-7/14 Sa 10:30-11:00am Classroom A $19.25 1085955

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OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS

2/20

Portland Parks Preschool gives priority registration to returning and legacy families. Please call East Portland Community Center for more information: 503-823-3450

MISSION Portland Parks & Recreation is dedicated to providing a play-based, child-centered educational preschool program for ages 3–5 years old. Play is an important avenue for learning. It is our goal to honor where each child is in their development and to make goals to foster the individual child's growth and development. It is our belief that ALL children want to be successful; we are committed to providing guidance that supports each child and classroom.

FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL 9/5/18 9/6/18

M W F Classes Tu Th Classes

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL 5/30/19 5/31/19

Tu Th Classes M W F Classes

SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE Portland Parks & Recreation recognizes that some residents of the City of Portland may require financial assistance to participate in our programming. We believe all preschool age children should have access to educational opportunities in their community. If the cost of Portland Parks Preschool is out of your reach, we encourage you to speak to our staff about scholarship opportunities that may align the price to your family's budget. 14


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CLASS OFFERINGS | MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER Portland Parks Preschool classes run September to June. The total amount for the year has been divided into nine equal monthly payments.

Preschool

Age 3-4 Must be 3 years old by September 1, 2018. Additional $35 enrollment fee due at time of registration. The focus of this program is on learning social and listening skills, beginning language and math concepts, following directions and cooperating with others. Children learn and grow through play and exploration. One hour per week of swim lessons included! Tu Th • 9:00am-12:00pm • $143/mo

Pre-Kindergarten

Age 4-5 Must be 4 years old by September 1, 2018. Additional $35 enrollment fee due at time of registration. In Pre-K, the focus is on preparing children for kindergarten. More pre-academics in reading and math are introduced and social and listening skills are re-enforced. Play and exploration continue to be tools for growth and learning. One hour per week of swim lessons included! M W F • 9:00am-12:00pm • $206/mo

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER

Before and After Care

Age 3-5 Need to be at work before our day starts or after it ends? Here's the solution! Our supervised activities include quiet games, art, crafts, stories and cooperative play! We're here for you.

Before Care

M-F • 7:30-9:00am • *No Camp: 7/4

Play Pals Camp

Age 3-5 Especially designed for little ones! Children discover through arts and crafts, games, stories and thematic activities in a supportive environment. Creative play through movement, hands-on opportunities, and social interactions encourage new friendships and fun. A great place to start! M-F • 9:00am-1:00pm (AM) • Preschool Rm • *No Camp: 7/4

Date

Activity

Cost

6/18-6/22

1087749

$23

6/25-6/29

1087750

$23

7/2-7/6*

1087751

$19

7/9-7/13

1087752

$23

7/16-7/20

1087753

$23

7/23-7/27

1087754

$23

7/30-8/3

1087755

$23

8/6-8/10

1087756

$23

8/13-8/17

1087757

$23

Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

6/18-6/22

Space is the Place

1086185

$87

6/25-6/29

Under the Sea

1086186

$87

7/2-7/6*

Super Heroes

1086187

$69.75

Date

Activity

Cost

7/9-7/13

Treasure Hunters

1086188

$87

6/18-6/22

1087760

$15

7/16-7/20

Fairy Tale Frenzy

1086189

$87

6/25-6/29

1087761

$15

7/23-7/27

Trains, Boats and Planes

1086190

$87

7/2-7/6*

1087762

$12

7/30-8/3

On the loose with Dr. Seuss

1086191

$87

7/9-7/13

1087763

$15

8/6-8/10

Furry Friends

1086192

$87

7/16-7/20

1087764

$15

8/13-8/17

Finale Fiesta!

1086193

$87

7/23-7/27

1087765

$15

7/30-8/3

1087766

$15

M-F • 1:00-5:00pm (PM) • Preschool Rm • *No Camp: 7/4

After Care

M-F • 5:00-6:00pm • *No Camp: 7/4

Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

8/6-8/10

1087767

$15

6/18-6/22

Barn Yard Animals

1086194

$87

8/13-8/17

1087768

$15

6/25-6/29

Around the World Together

1086195

$87

7/2-7/6*

Parade of Stars

1086196

$69.75

7/9-7/13

Butterflies, Bugs and Bees

1086197

$87

7/16-7/20

Time Travelers (Dinosaurs)

1086198

$87

7/23-7/27

Firefighters and Other Helpers

1086199

$87

7/30-8/3

Pirate Party

1086200

$87

8/6-8/10

Forest Friends

1086201

$87

8/13-8/17

Sizzling Summer Finale

1086202

$87

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Receive last year's price for all weekly camp registrations or five days of FlexReg camp. Payment plans are available. Discount does not apply to classes, events, or Environmental Education camps. Prices increase Monday, April 9.


Summertime Thrills Camp

Skateboarding Camp - Jump On Board

M-F • 9:00am-5:00pm • Dawson Park Shelter A *No Camp: 7/4

M-F • 2:00-5:00pm • $75 • Irving Park Plaza

Grade 1-6 Experience action packed camps filled with exciting activities. Build cooperation, stimulate imaginations and increase self-esteem while discovering ways to positively use your energy. Make your summer memories here!

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Grade 2-6 Set and reach new skateboarding goals while building healthy confidence on your board! Learn about skate park etiquette, safety practices, and skateboarding fundamentals. Improve balance, mechanics, riding skills and control. Get up, get excited! Let's skate! Date

Activity

6/18-6/22

1086601

6/25-6/29

1086602

8/13-8/17

1086603

Date

Activity

Cost

6/18-6/22

1086737

$136

6/25-6/29

1086738

$136

7/2-7/6*

1086739

$109

7/9-7/13

1086740

$136

7/16-7/20

1086741

$136

7/23-7/27

1086742

$136

7/30-8/3

1086743

$136

8/6-8/10

1086744

$136

8/13-8/17

1086745

$136

Grade 1-6 Sample an athletic smorgasbord! Enthusiasm and excitement abound as you explore a variety of sports skills, games, teamwork and fair play. Activities suit both the established and aspiring athlete. Emphasis on cooperation and participation ensure a positive experience for all. Let the games begin!

8/20-8/24

1086747

$136

M-F • 9:00am-5:00pm • Gym • *No Camp: 7/4

Sports Madness Camp

Date

Activity

Cost

6/18-6/22

1086204

$136

6/25-6/29

1086205

$136

7/2-7/6*

1086206

$109

7/9-7/13

1086207

$136

7/16-7/20

1086208

$136

7/23-7/27

1086209

$136

7/30-8/3

1086220

$136

8/6-8/10

1086221

$136

8/13-8/17

1086222

$136

Before and After Care

Grade K-6 Need to be at work before our day starts or after it ends? Here's the solution! Our supervised activities include quiet games, art, crafts, stories and cooperative play! We're here for you.

Before Care

M-F • 7:30-9:00am • Rm 1 • *No camp 7/4

After Care

M-F • 5:00-6:00pm • Gym • *No camp 7/4

Date

Activity

Cost

Date

Activity

Cost

6/18-6/22

1087728

$23

6/18-6/22

1087738

$15

6/25-6/29

1087729

$23

6/25-6/29

1087739

$15

7/2-7/6*

1087730

$19

7/2-7/6*

1087740

$12

7/9-7/13

1087731

$23

7/9-7/13

1087741

$15

7/16-7/20

1087732

$23

7/16-7/20

1087742

$15

7/23-7/27

1087733

$23

7/23-7/27

1087743

$15

7/30-8/3

1087734

$23

7/30-8/3

1087744

$15

8/6-8/10

1087735

$23

8/6-8/10

1087745

$15

8/13-8/17

1087736

$23

8/13-8/17

1087746

$15

8/20-8/24

1086747

$15

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER YOUTH CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 PreBallet - Starting Steps and More!

Age 5-7 Take a step further as new movements are introduced as you focus on classical dance - steps, poise, body alignment and foot positions. An excellent way to increase self-discipline and self-confidence. 4/7-6/9 Sa 11:15am-12:00pm Classroom A $72 1085539 6/23-7/14 Sa 11:15am-12:00pm Classroom A $29 1085954

Ballet - Basics

Age 6-11 Express yourself! Explore this joyful dance style and increase agility, grace and coordination. Develop a firm foundation in classical technique while gaining music knowledge and arts appreciation. 4/7-6/9 Sa 12:15-1:15pm Classroom A $80 1085526 6/23-7/14 Sa 12:15-1:15pm Classroom A $32 1085945

Dance - Hip Hop: Basics

Age 7-13 Feel the heat! Catch the groove and capture the irresistible beat! Emphasize proper technique including isolations, turns, combinations and complete dances. Increase agility and coordination while experiencing a beat that has you moving your feet! 4/4-5/2 W 3:45-4:45pm Classroom A $40 1085530 5/9-6/6 W 3:45-4:45pm Classroom A $40 1085549 6/20-7/18 W 3:45-4:45pm Classroom A $32 1085947 7/25-8/15 W 3:45-4:45pm Classroom A $32 1085959

Dance - Hip Hop Not Just For Kids!

Age 14+ Discover funk dancing! Check out an aerobic activity that helps build endurance, strength and balance while offering a beat that keeps you bouncing. The syncopation alone is worth it! 4/2-6/4 M 7:45-8:45pm Auditorium $54 1085518 6/18-8/13 M 7:45-8:45pm Auditorium $54 1085979

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Dance - Rhythms Of Africa

Age 14+ Just as the heart beats the pulse of life, the mind and body respond to music! The drums provide the beat - you express the emotions. Discover a cultural heritage while increasing coordination, balance, strength and physical fitness. 4/3-5/1 Tu 7:30-9:00pm Auditorium $50 1085531 5/8-6/5 Tu 7:30-9:00pm Auditorium $50 1085550 6/19-7/17 Tu 7:30-9:00pm Auditorium $50 1085948 7/24-8/14 Tu 7:30-9:00pm Auditorium $50 1085960

Basketball - Biddy Ball League

Do you have a little one that longs to be a basketball star? Let them start with us! Boys and girls discover the importance of social skills in sports rather than competition. Shooting, passing, dribbling and coordination skills will be practiced. Participants end up with invaluable skills and a sense of accomplishment. 8-ft hoops used. Age 5-7 4/2-6/4 M 5:00-6:00pm Gym $85.50 1085424 4/5-6/7 Th 5:00-6:00pm Gym $95 1085428 Age 7-10 4/2-6/4 M 6:00-7:00pm Gym $85.50 1085425 4/3-6/5 Tu 6:00-7:00pm Gym $95 1085427 4/5-6/7 Th 7:00-8:00pm Gym $95 1085430 Age 9-12 4/3-6/5 Tu 5:00-6:00pm Gym $95 1085426 4/5-6/7 Th 6:00-7:00pm Gym $95 1085429

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YOUTH CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 Basketball - Team Play with John Thompson

Get ready for league play! Sharpen up your game with conditioning and scrimmages to develop strength, coordination and teamwork. Emphasis on ball handling, shooting techniques and footwork. Be ready when the first tip-off is thrown - dribble, pass, shoot and score! Age 7-10 4/7-6/9 Sa 11:15am-12:15pm Gym $69.25 1085434 6/20-7/18 W 6:30-7:30pm Gym $46.40 1086391 Age 9-14 4/7-6/9 Sa 12:15-1:15pm Gym $69.25 1085435 7/25-8/15 W 6:30-7:30pm Gym $46.40 1086392

Circus Arts - Acrobatics and More!

Age 8-11 Experience the excitement and joy of theater through clowning, juggling, and improvisation. Nurture inner strength and individuality while gaining the confidence to present yourself in front of a group. 4/3-5/1 Tu 3:30-4:30pm Craft Rm $48 1085528 5/8-6/5 Tu 3:30-4:30pm Craft Rm $48 1085547

Fishing - Clinic: ODFW Fishing Basics

Age 8-13 If you want to become a fisher-person, this is a great way to start! Whether you consider it sport or hobby, relax and enjoy a pastime that can provide stress-relief and a breath of fresh air in a hectic world. 7/30-8/2 M-W 10:00am-2:00pm Craft Rm $46 1086203 Field Trip: Th 8:00am-5:00pm

Our rental spaces are ideal for a wide range of events. For more information call 503-823-3179.

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER TEENFORCE DROP-IN OPEN GYM | AGE 20 AND UNDER | FREE MON

TUE

WED

THUR

FRI

SAT

SUN

3:00-6:00pm

3:00-6:00pm

3:00-7:00pm 3:00-7:00pm

3:00-7:00pm

3:00-7:00pm

8:00-10:00pm Teen Basketball

Schedule may be adjusted to meet community and facility needs.

TEEN CLASSES / ACTIVITIES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 QtQ

Age 15-20 Find support, solidarity and fun with programming specially designed to support LGBTQ youth and allies. During the week, youth have access to enrichment activities like empowerment and conflict resolution skill building in a safe and welcoming space. 4/5-6/7 Th 5:00-6:00pm Craft Rm FREE 1084130 6/20-8/16 Th 5:00-6:00pm Craft Rm FREE 1084139

You Go Girls!

Age 10-20 Join our girl’s empowerment program that emphasizes a creative environment, promotes structure, accountability, selfrespect and self-acceptance. Be fierce and fabulous! 4/5-6/8 Th F 5:00-6:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084134 6/20-8/17 Th F 5:00-6:00pm Auditorium FREE 1084144

Smart Girl Club

Age 10-20 We are an urban feminist space based in the arts and community activism. We aim to empower womyn of all backgrounds by focusing on creative collaboration and celebration between womyn. All identities welcome! 4/2-6/4 M 4:00-5:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084131 6/18-8/13 M 4:00-5:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084140

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Young Men Rise

Age 10-20 A space to explore, identify, and define community and mentorship. Build the support network needed to shape a stronger future socially, culturally, and professionally. We encourage our youth to embrace leadership by being positive examples for each other through a strong commitment to each other. All identities welcome! 4/3-5/29 Tu 5:00-6:00pm Craft Rm FREE 1084135 6/19-8/14 Tu 5:00-6:00pm Craft Rm FREE 1084145

Youth Advisory Council

Age 10-20 Connect with other teens by sharing your perspective and ideas for change in a fun and welcoming environment. Investigate local issues and discuss how action can make a difference in our community. Engage in community service projects, leadership development, and educational mapping. All identities welcome. Get with the Teen Services Coordinator for your application. 4/4-6/6 W 5:00-6:00pm Craft Rm FREE 1084136 6/20-8/15 W 5:00-6:00pm Craft Rm FREE 1084146

Piano Lessons

Age 10-20 Teens will learn the fundamentals of piano like how to read music, and developing chord progressions. 4/2-6/4 M 5:00-7:00pm Auditorium FREE 1084132 6/18-8/13 M 5:00-7:00pm Auditorium FREE 1084141

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TEEN CLASSES / ACTIVITIES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 Music Production

Age 11-20 Gain valuable skills from professional instructors with real world experience in music production. Record, mix, edit and produce your own hits as you focus on concepts like songwriting and musical arrangement to create or modify sounds, program drum beats and experience the entire process of making digital music. 4/3-6/5 Tu 5:00-7:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084137 6/19-8/14 Tu 5:00-7:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084142

Boxing - Personal Power Beginner

Age 10-20 Want to float like a butterfly? Sting like a bee? Improve footwork skills, hand speed and body movements using equipment such as speed bags, heavy bags and jump ropes. Increase fitness, agility and self-defense skills. Our teen force boxing classes offers some basic self-defense skills but are primarily focused on helping you stay in shape! 4/2-6/6 M Tu W 4:00-5:00pm Boxing Rm FREE 1084129 6/18-8/15 M Tu W 4:00-5:00pm Boxing Rm FREE 1084138

TEENFORCE DROP-IN FRIDAYS AT MDCC

MDCC

Age 14-18 •8:00-10:00pm • FREE Looking for something new to do? Check out our weekly teen-only event! Hang out with friends, test your abilities or show off your creative side while boosting selfesteem and gaining teamwork skills!

Summer Field Trips

Age 11-18 Teens will spend the summer making friends, and going on wonderful outdoor experiences with our Teen Force Program! Teens, please come prepared with appropriate and comfortable clothing, walking shoes, and refillable water bottle. School lunches provided for each of the field trips. Space is limited. Register today! 6/20-8/8 W 10:00-6:00pm FREE 1084149

Theater Arts

Age 10-20 Develop the fundamentals of acting while practicing skills like critical thinking, reasoning, language usage and teamwork. Come to understand the importance of commitment, collaboration, grit and revision as you take center stage. 4/4-6/6 W 5:00-7:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084133 6/20-8/15 W 5:00-7:00pm Classroom A FREE 1084143

Capoeira

Age 10-20 This Afro Brazilian martial art combines elements of dance, acrobatics, and music. Focus on building selfconfidence, overall health, and wellness. 4/2-6/4 M 5:30-6:30pm Classroom A FREE 1084151 6/18-8/13 M 5:30-6:30pm Classroom A FREE 1084153

Jr. Leader

Age 12-15 Looking for something to do this summer? Gain leadership and volunteer experience in a supervised environment that enhances self-esteem, promotes positive self-image and develops the spirit of volunteerism. Training provides skills to work with youth in a recreation setting where upon successful class completion, Jr. Leaders may be placed as volunteers in summer camps. 6/11-6/15 M-F 12:00-4:00pm Game Rm FREE 1084148

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER INTERGENERATIONAL CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 Tae Kwon Do - For Everybody

Age 7+ Join over 40 million people who practice this Korean martial art. Increase agility and strength while improving coordination using kicks, punches and blocks. Parents, children and families are welcome. 4/2-5/9 M W 6:30-7:30pm Auditorium $56.25 1085495 5/7-6/6 M W 6:30-7:30pm Auditorium $56.25 1085501 6/18-7/25 M W 6:30-7:30pm Auditorium $56.25 1085997

Ceramics

Age 14+ Experience the wonderful medium of clay! Come explore the basic techniques of ceramics making where we begin with clay prep, hand building, and surface development where you can learn how to bring even your most elaborate ideas into reality with just the most basic of tools. 4/2-4/30 M 6:00-8:00pm Craft Room $106 1087524 5/7-6/4 M 6:00-8:00pm Craft Room $85 1087527

Music Lessons

Age 6+ All Matt Dishman Community Center private music lessons are a half hour in length. Registration is taken only through the Music Coordinator at MDCC. Students may register at any time during the term if space is available. The fee will be prorated. Current students will have the opportunity to pre-register for the upcoming terms to maintain their lesson day and time. To register please contact the MDCC Music Coordinator at 503-823-3163. 30 minute lessons available between the times listed below:

Violin 4/3-6/12 4/6-6/15

T F

3:30-9:00pm 2:30-7:00pm

$181.50 $181.50

T F

3:30-9:00pm 2:30-7:00pm

T Th F Th

5:00-7:30pm 3:30-7:30pm 2:30-7:00pm 3:30-7:30pm

T F

3:30-9:00pm 2:30-7:00pm

T F

3:30-9:00pm 2:30-6:30pm

$181.50 Don Beadling has taught for Portland Parks & $181.50 Recreation for over 15 years. He studied music theory and composition at Portland Community College and performs a wide variety of musical styles, ranging from $181.50 metal, jazz, acoustic finger-style, blues and bluegrass. $181.50 Sam Cooper has expertise is in the folk/rock/pop realm. $181.50 He has toured internationally as a multi-instrumentalist in other people’s bands, and has toured nationally with $148.50 his own music. Proficient to expert at guitars, vocals, keyboards, banjo, electric bass, mandolin, violin, and $181.50 drums. One aspect of his philosophy as a private music $181.50 teacher is to let the students participate in programming their own curriculum. He finds lessons are much more fun and productive when the student has an $181.50 active role in determining what instruments, styles, and $181.50 skills they work on.

T F

3:30-9:00pm 2:30-7:30pm

$181.50 $181.50

Banjo 4/3-6/12 4/6-6/15

Guitar 4/3-6/12 4/5-6/14 4/6-6/15 6/20-8/16

Mandolin 4/3-6/12 4/6-6/15

Piano 4/3-6/12 4/6-6/15

Ukulele 4/3-6/12 4/6-6/15

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Meet Our Music Instructors

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HIGH SCHOOL / ADULT CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 Boxing - Advanced Bootcamp

Age 17+ This very high intense workout packs a punch! Exercise, condition and reduce stress using footwork skills, body movements, and equipment such as jump ropes, speed, heavy, and double-end bags. Increase your cardio vascular, agility and core training. A great way to prepare for a marathon! 4/7-5/12 Sa 9:00-10:15am Boxing Rm $50 1085490 5/12-6/9 Sa 9:00-10:15am Boxing Rm $50 1085496 6/23-7/20 Sa 9:00-10:15am Boxing Rm $50 1085992 7/28-8/11 Sa 9:00am-10:15am Boxing Rm $30 1085998

Boxing Fitness For Women

Age 17+ Step inside the ring for an exciting workout. Punch the heavy bags, jump rope, strike the speed bag and fancy footwork helps to reduce stress, increase endurance, burn calories and build strength through this non-contact activity. 4/2-5/7 M 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085491 4/2-5/7 M 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085492 5/7-6/4 M 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $40 1085497 5/7-6/4 M 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $40 1085498 6/18-7/23 M 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085993 6/18-7/23 M 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085994 7/23-8/13 M 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $40 1085999 7/23-8/13 M 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $40 1086000 4/3-5/8 Tu 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085493 4/3-5/8 Tu 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085494 5/8-6/5 Tu 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085499 5/8-6/5 Tu 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085500 6/19-7/24 Tu 5:00-6:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085995 6/19-7/24 Tu 6:00-7:00pm Boxing Rm $50 1085996

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER ADULT 60+ CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 Painting - Beginning Acrylics

Age 60+ Painting can be relaxing and very inspiring. Gain knowledge of paint colors and uses, brushes, layering, building transparencies, creating depth and distance, composition, value and perspective and more. Stepby-step instruction assists in producing incredible works of art! Discover your own unique style and be thrilled about what you can create! 4/3-6/12 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm Craft Rm $84 1085524 6/19-8/14 Tu 10:00am-12:00pm Craft Rm $67.25 1085985

Drawing - Beginning

Age 60+ Discover your hidden talents through the basics using charcoal and pencils. Find out how fun and easy it is as it builds the self-confidence of beginning students! Simple-to-understand instruction taught in a relaxed atmosphere. 4/3-6/5 Tu 12:15-2:15pm Craft Rm $56 1085519 6/19-8/14 Tu 12:15-2:15pm Craft Rm $45 1085980

Drawing - Colored Pencil Techniques

Age 60+ The beauty of drawing is, it takes pencils, paper and a few tools and you're on your way. Be amazed at the vivid colors, variety of methods and little tricks used to create rich, realistic drawings. 4/3-6/5 Tu 12:00-2:00pm Classroom A $84 1085520 6/19-8/14 Tu 12:00pm-2:00pm Classroom A $75.75 1085981 4/5-6/7 Th 1:00-3:00pm Classroom A $84 1085520 6/20-8/16 Th 1:00-3:00pm Classroom A $75.75 1085982

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Fine Arts - Mixed Media

Age 60+ Tired of only drawing or just painting? Become involved with a variety of media. Stimulate creative energies and find inspiration using a combination of materials. Learn new techniques and improve on skills. Complete a half finished piece of art or start a new piece. Bring your own project or the teacher will have one for you. 4/4-6/6 W 10:00am-12:00pm Craft Rm $56 1085522 6/20-8/15 W 10:00am-12:00pm Craft Rm $53.25 1085983

Watercolor - All Levels

Age 60+ Express your creativity exploring basic to advanced methods. Use techniques such as sketching, mixed colors and laying washes to develop a unique style. Discover elements of light and shadow, composition and texture that you can bring to all the visual arts. 4/4-6/6 W 12:30-2:30pm Craft Rm $56 1085525 6/20-8/15 W 12:30-2:30pm Craft Rm $39.25 1085986

Pastel Techniques

Age 60+ Artists have long valued this medium for its immediacy in application and fabulous color. Vibrant tones are mixed on the paper by overlaying or blending, rather than on a palette. Gain knowledge in composition, shading and value contrast. 4/6-6/8 F 10:00am-12:00pm Craft Room $56 1087528

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ADULT 60+ VAN TRIPS Reservations are not transferable if there is a waiting list. To receive a refund or credit upon withdrawal, call seven (7) working days in advance of trip date. Trips meet at Matt Dishman Community Center.

Maryhill Museum, Stonehenge and Cousins

Explore collections of the imaginative millionaire who brought European royalty and wild peacocks to the Columbia River Gorge! Fee includes admissions. Bring money for lunch at Cousins in The Dalles. Mobility Rating: This trip is not accessible to participants using walkers, wheelchairs or motorized scooters. This trip involves walking and standing, as well as navigating stairs. Tuesday, 4/3 8:00am-6:00pm $37 1086864

Hulda Klager Lilac Garden and Rosie's

A 110-year old farmhouse and 3.5 acre Victorian-style garden welcome you in celebration of Lilac Days during peak lilac bloom. Explore the house, which features original furnishings, and learn more about Hulda and her career as an acclaimed lilac hybridizer from the docents on hand. Enjoy the blooms on more than 150 varietals in the gardens. We'll take advantage of the season and stop at Holland America's Bulb Farm along the Lewis River to add more color to the day! Fee includes admission. Bring money for lunch at Rosie's in Woodland and for any additional purchases. Mobility Rating: This trip is not accessible to walkers, wheelchairs or motorized scooters. Thursday, 4/26 9:30am-4:00pm $25 1086871

Afternoon in Astoria

Tom McCall Preserve at Rowena

Rich in history and surrounded by natural beauty, this town located at the mouth of the Columbia River is a perfect place to escape the daily routine of city life. This area is the oldest American settlement west of the Rockies. Take in the sights as we travel through this location and feel the breeze from the coastal air. We will visit museums at Flavel House and Knappton Cove, which involves a drive across the Astoria bridge to the Washington side of the Columbia River. Fee includes all admissions. Bring money for lunch and purchases. Mobility Rating: This trip is not accessible to mobility devices such as walkers, wheelchairs or motorized scooters. Involves prolonged standing, walking and stairs. Saturday, 6/2 9:00am-6:00pm $37 1086869

Gaiety Hollow and Salem Area Nurseries

Tour the oldest water-powered grain mill near Shedd, Oregon, where water has moved from the Calapooia River to the mill head gates since 1858. This historic site and State Park has been renovated in the spirit of preserving history and rural Oregon life. Bring money for late lunch. Mobility Rating: This trip is not accessible to participants using mobility devices. Involves continuous standing and walking, as well as stairs. Thursday, 6/14 8:00am-5:00pm $27 1086862

Take a stroll through one of Oregon's most impressive displays of spring wildflowers amidst the mounds, swales and vernal pools of this grassland preserve. Bring your camera for gorgeous spring photo opportunities. Bring money for lunch in Hood River. Mobility Rating: This trip is not accessible to those using a wheelchair, walker or motorized scooter. Involves walking over uneven terrain and small hills. Friday, 5/11 8:30am-4:30pm $25 1086850 Gaiety Hollow and Salem Area Nurseries Iris and peonies are the stars of the day in this flower tour to Salem. We'll start the day with a docent-guided tour of peaceful, inspiring Gaiety Hollow Garden at the Lord and Schryver Conservancy. We will follow this tour up with visits to our favorite iris and peony nurseries, with display gardens bursting with flowers and plants available for purchase. Bring money for lunch and purchases. Mobility Rating: This trip is not accessible for mobility devices such as walkers, wheelchairs and scooters. Saturday, 5/26 9:00am-4:00pm $21 1086885

Thompson's Mill and Lunch

Cathlamet and Wahkiakum County Ferry

Spend a day enjoying the quiet roads of Puget Island as we ferry across the Columbia River to the harbor town of Cathlamet. Spend time walking through town and visiting the museum. We will make a leisurely stop at the local, weekly Farmers Market on Puget Island and we'll keep an eye out for the Columbian white-tail deer that frequent the area. Bring money for lunch. Mobility Rating: This trip is accessible to walkers, wheelchairs and motorized scooters. Friday, 6/29 9:00am-6:00pm $33 1086883


MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER AQUATICS

OPEN PLAY SWIM Swimming and diving areas are open to all ages. Non-swimmers and children under 48 inches in height must have a parent or guardian in the water within arms reach at all times.

FEATURES INCLUDE • • • • •

Indoor year-round L-Shaped 6 lane 25-yd lap swimming pool heated to 84 degrees, water depth 2–12 feet One meter diving board Whirlpool spa heated to 102 degrees Program offerings: swim lessons, lap swim, water fitness classes and recreational play swims

POOL HOURS: March 26-June 17

Mon-Fri Sat Sun

5:30am-9:00pm (Fri: Spa closes at 8:00pm) 9:00am-6:00pm 10:30am-7:00pm

CLOSURES AND SPECIAL HOURS 4/1 5/27 5/28 6/18

Close at 3:00pm Close at 3:00pm Open 9:00am-6:00pm CLOSED

Monday/Wednesday 8:00-9:00pm Friday-Teen Only 8:00am-9:00pm Saturday 2:30-6:00pm Sunday 1:30-3:00pm

FAMILY SWIM - SHALLOW BAY Recreational swim for parents and children. Enjoy the shallow water, play mats, and more. Children under 18 years old must be accompanied in the water by parent or guardian. Non-swimmers and children under 48 inches in height must have a parent or guardian within arms reach at all times. Single adults are welcome. Tots, two years and younger, are welcome too. Monday–Thursday 12:00-4:20pm Friday 9:00am-7:30pm Saturday 12:45pm-2:30pm Sunday 10:30am-1:30pm

LAP SWIM - LANES VARY Monday–Friday

5:30am-4:00pm (lanes vary) 6:05-8:00pm (lanes vary)*

Saturday

11:20am-6:00pm*

Sunday

10:30am-3:00pm*

*During open swim, lap swim space will be limited to 2 lanes. We will make every attempt to have 1-2 lap lanes available at all times for adult lap swim. Up to 5 lanes will be available at designated times. Call 503-823-3673 for a complete schedule of lap lanes available during operating hours.

DROP-IN DIVING

Tuesday / Thursday

6:15-7:00pm (No Instructor)

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WATER FITNESS SCHEDULE MON

TUES

WED

THURS

FRI

6:00-6:55am Aquapower

6:00-6:55am Aquapower

6:00-6:55am Aquapower

6:00-6:55am Aquapower

6:00-6:55am Aquapower

7:00-7:55am Aquaerobics one lane

SAT

7:00-7:55am Aquaerobics one lane

7:00-9:15am Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

7:00-9:15am Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

7:00-9:15am Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

7:00-9:15am Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

7:00-9:15am Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

9:15-10:10am Aquaerobics and Aquapower

9:15-10:10am Aquaerobics and Aquapower

9:15-10:10am Aquaerobics and Aquapower

9:15-10:10am Aquaerobics and Aquapower

9:15-10:10am Aquaerobics and Aquapower

9:10-10:05am Aquapower

10:15-11:10am SMILE

10:15-11:10am SMILE

10:15-11:10am SMILE

10:15-11:10am SMILE

10:15-11:10am SMILE

10:10-11:05am Aquaerobics

11:15am12:15pm Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

11:15am12:15pm Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

11:15am12:15pm Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

11:15am12:15pm Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

11:15am12:15pm Independent Aquaerobics/ Aquapower no instructor

6:05-7:00pm Aquapower

6:05-7:00pm Pregnancy Fitness

6:05-7:00pm Aquapower

6:05-7:00pm Pregnancy Fitness

6:05-7:00pm Aquapower

7:05-8:00pm Aquaerobics

7:05-8:00pm Aquapower

7:05-8:00pm Aquaerobics

7:05-8:00pm Aquapower

7:05-8:00pm Aquaerobics

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MATT DISHMAN COMMUNITY CENTER AQUATICS SWIMMING LESSONS MONDAY / WEDNESDAY April 2-May 2 (10 lessons) May 7-June 6 (9 lessons) 4:30-5:00pm 9:00-9:30am 5:05-5:35pm 9:35-10:05am 5:40-6:10pm 10:10-10:40am 6:30-7:00pm 7:05-7:35pm TUESDAY / THURSDAY April 3-May 3 (10 lessons) May 8-June 7 9:00-9:30am 4:30-5:00pm 9:35-10:05am 5:05-5:35pm 10:10-10:40am 5:40-6:10pm 6:30-7:00pm 7:05-7:35pm SATURDAY April 7-June 2 (8 lessons) No Lessons: 5/26 9:05-9:35am 9:40-10:10am 10:15-10:45am 11:05-11:35am 11:40am-12:10pm SUNDAY April 8-June 3 (8 lessons) No Lessons: 5/27 3:05-3:55pm Blue Makos 3:40-4:10pm 5:00-6:00pm 4:15-4:45pm 6:00-7:00pm 4:50-5:20pm 5:40-6:10pm

PRIVATE / SEMI-PRIVATE LESSONS SUNDAY EVENING 6:15-6:45pm PRESCHOOL / YOUTH LESSON FEES # Lessons

Resident

Non-Resident

10

$55

$77

9

$49.50

$69.30

8

$44

$61.60

7

$38.50

$53.90

ADULT LESSON FEES # Lessons

Resident

Non-Resident

10

$65

$91

9

$58.50

$81.90

8

$52

$72.80

7

$45.50

$63.70

TEEN LESSON FEES # Lessons

Resident

Non-Resident

10

$20

$20

9

$18

$18

8

$16

$16

7

$14

$14

Pool rentals are available on Saturdays from 6:15–9:00pm and Sundays from 7:30–9:00pm. Party packages are available during Family and Open Swim. For more information call 503-823-3179.

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Time to Think Summer

Register for Summer Classes Starting May 7 Book your Summer Pool Rentals Starting May 7

Spend your summer with Portland Parks & Recreation. We have lots of activities to keep you busy... and cool!

SUMMER 2018 SWIM LESSON DATES

2-week session offered at all pools. FREE SESSION June 19 - June 22 (4 lessons) SESSION 1 June 25 - July 6 (9 lessons), no class 7/4 SESSION 2 July 9 - July 20 (10 lessons) SESSION 3 July 23 - August 3 (10 lessons) SESSION 4 August 6 - August 17 (10 lessons) SESSION 5 August 20 - August 24 (5 lessons)

SUMMER ACTIVITIES INCLUDE: Swim Lessons Open Swim Family Swim Adult/Preschool Swim Lap Swim Water Fitness Classes Summer Swim Team Junior Lifeguard Junior Swim Instructor Fun Days Dive-In Movies Teen Swim Pool Rentals Party Packages

SUMMER SWIM TEAM SUMMER 2018

Swim season begins Tuesday, June 19 DUAL SWIM MEET DATES: Friday, June 30 Friday, July 7 Friday, July 21 End of Season Relay Saturday, August 11

SUMMER SWIM LEAGUE 2018

SUMMER SWIM TEAM PRACTICE TIMES

A novice-competition swim team program at each of our summer pools. SUMMER REGISTRATION DATE Monday, May 7 1ST DAY OF PRACTICE Tuesday, June 19 SSL SPLASH – DIVE CLINICS & TEAM SUITS Saturday, June 23 DUAL MEETS Saturdays June 30, July 7, July 21 END OF SEASON RELAY MEETS: Saturday, August 11

Season runs June 19–August 11 for only $135* *(Non-resident fee $189)

(NOT FOR USA SWIMMERS)

Ages 6-17

Each swimmer swims for (1) hour of practice daily.

POOL

COLUMBIA CRESTON EAST PORTLAND MATT DISHMAN MONTAVILLA MT. SCOTT PENINSULA PIER SELLWOOD SOUTHWEST WILSON

SSL PRACTICES M – F M – F M - F M – F M – F M – F M – F M – F M – F M – F M – F

5-6pm 8-9am, 9-10am or 10-11am 7:25-8:25am 8-9am 8-9am or 9-10am 8-9am or 6:05- 7:05pm 9-10am or 5:30-6:30pm 11:30am-12:30pm 7:30-8:30am or 8:30-9:30am 7-8am or 8-9am 8-9am or 9-10am

INFORMATION: Email Larissa.doty@portlandoregon.gov


ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE RECREATION Offering community-based recreation activities and leisure services specially designed for children, teens, and adults who have a disability and/or special needs. Our services are designed to assist people in developing and using their leisure time in ways that enhance their health, well-being, and independence. CLASSES, TRIPS AND ACTIVITIES

305 Northeast 102nd Avenue Suite 250 Portland, Oregon 97220 503-823-2883 Recreation Coordinator II Jane Doyle 503-307-4131 Recreation Coordinator I Lyndsey Goforth, Inclusion Services Coordinator 971-284-5060 Dawn Hubbard, Senior Center Project Coordinator 971-284-1867

Call the AIR Adaptive Programming Coordinator at 503-823-2883 to register when you find a class or activity you would like to participate in. You can also email the program staff for assistance and questions. Our monthly dance and weekly bowling programs are drop-in activities; no preregistration is required.

INCLUSION SERVICES If you are in need of our inclusion services, please register for your class or activity, then contact 971-284-5060 for an accommodation request. Accommodation requests should be completed at least ten (10) days prior to the start of the class or activity. All swim-inclusion requests are taken care of at the swim pool where you are registered.

DancAbilities | Age 18+

Do you love to dance? Come join our dance crew for an allabilities dance experience! Get up, get grooving and share the joy of dance with friends each week. Matt Dishman Community Center 77 Northeast Knott Street Portland, Oregon 97212

4/4-5/2 W 4:00-5:00pm 5/9-6/6 W 4:00-5:00pm 5 weeks of classes: $39

MUSIC | Age 12+ Location: Peninsula Park Community Center 700 N Rosa Parks Way Portland, Oregon 97217 Drum Circle - Feel the Beat!

Be creative and stomp your feet. Discover drumming methods and making up beats on the spot. Appreciate the role rhythm plays and explore drumming together. Catch the rhythm and hear the beat! We meet one time a month.

4/10, 5/8, 6/12

Tu

5:30-6:30pm

$23.50

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SOCIAL SAMPLER | Age 16+ Location: Matt Dishman Community Center 77 Northeast Knott Street Portland, Oregon 97212

AIR

Garden Party

Welcome spring by decorating your own pot, then filling it with soil and seeds, to bring a little nature indoors!

4/2

M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

Beach Dreaming

Are you daydreaming about sunny skies and warm sand? Then join us for a day of beach ball games, an underwater craft, and a seainspired snack!

4/9

M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

Travel the World!

Do you have the travel bug? Explore your wanderlust while staying in Portland. Make a map craft, have some international snacks, and share with the group your dream destinations!

4/16 M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

Card Games

Join us for a day of card favorites! Uno, Old Maid, Go Fish, and a new favorite, Spot It, will all be on hand. Prizes for all!

4/23 M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

Oatmeal Cookie Day

Today is National Oatmeal Cookie Day! Ice some oatmeal cookies, and make oatmeal soap to commemorate this quirky holiday.

4/30 M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

May Day!

Hop on over to celebrate May! Make a card for someone you care about, have some lemonade, and make a mini bouquet!

5/7

M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

A Magical Experience!

If you love magic and fantasy, this day is for you! We'll learn card tricks, make wands and watch Charlie Brown's magic show!

5/14 M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

Camp Out!

Let’s go camping indoors! Make s’mores trail mix and a cute take-home bonfire. (Don’t worry, no real flames will be involved.)

5/21 M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

Spring Fling

Let's cheer in the winding down of winter and welcome spring with a day of celebration! A day filled with carnival games and prizes, plus spring crafts.

6/4

M

3:00-4:30pm $10.25

CREATIVE ART | Age 18+ Location: Mt. Tabor SUN Community School 5800 SE Ash Street Portland, OR 97215 Explore your inner artist with activities such as drawing, painting and clay art! Experience the joy of creativity while working alongside peers and exchange project ideas.

4/2-4/30 M 6:00-7:30pm $58.50 5/7-6/4 M 6:00-7:30pm $47 31


ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE RECREATION TEEN / ADULT CLASSES | Age 18+ Location: Matt Dishman Community Center 77 Northeast Knott Street Portland, Oregon 97212 Self Defense and Safety

Have fun while learning personal safety through both hands on and role playing training. We will focus on prevention of becoming a victim and learn simple was to defend yourself.

4/6-5/4 F 4:30-5:30pm $39 5/11-6/8 F 4:30-5:30pm $39 DanceAbilities

GOLF LESSONS AND FOOT GOLF | Age 18+ Location: Colwood Golf Center 7313 Northeast Columbia Boulevard Portland, Oregon 97218 NEW

Drive, pitch, putt, and kick?!? Do it all as you learn to play or practice a variety of golf skills. In this 5 week class, you'll even spend some time on our FootGolf course. This is the perfect time to get out and hone your game. Fore!

5/8-6/5 6/19-7/17 7/24-8/21 9/4-9/25

Tu Tu Tu Tu

4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm 4:00-5:00pm

Do you love to dance? Come join our dance crew for an all -abilities dance experience! Get up, get grooving and share the joy of dance with friends each week.

4/4-5/2 W 4:00-5:00pm $39 5/9-6/6 W 4:00-5:00pm $39

CALL 503-823-2883 TO REGISTER FOR AIR COURSES AND ACTIVITIES.

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$39 $39 $39 $39


ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE RECREATION (AIR)

MONTHLY DANCES MT. SCOTT COMMUNITY CENTER 5530 SE 72nd | Portland, Oregon

AGE

16+

THE FIRST FRIDAY OF THE MONTH

7:00–9:00pm $5 *parents/caregivers get in free

April

6

DJ Tom

May

4

DJ Tom

June

1

DJ Tom

July

6

TBD

September 7

DJ Tom

Join us to dance and socialize with friends, both new and old! Refreshments are provided. Group and foster home staff must stay to assist their participants unless prior arrangements have been made. Due to the large amount of participants, AIR staff can only supervise those who are in the auditorium, social room, or hallway.


SUN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS ROSEWAY HEIGHTS SUN COMMUNITY SCHOOL

7334 NE Siskiyou Street, 97213

4043 NE Fremont Street, 97212

Site Manager Shelby Coshow 503-916-5865 Shelby.Coshow@portlandoregon.gov

Site Manager Malcolm Parker 503-916-5615 Malcolm.Parker@portlandoregon.gov

Fitness - Tone Zone 305 Northeast 102nd Avenue Suite 250 Portland, Oregon 97220 503-823-4328 Supervisor Curtis Scott 503-823-3382 Curtis.Scott@portlandoregon.gov

Age 18+ A fun combination of cardio, core conditioning, resistance training, strength building, dance moves, stretching & more for improved posture, balance, strength, flexibility & stamina all day & beyond. 4/2-6/6 M W 6:00-7:00pm Small Gym $49.25 1085443

ADA Accessible Entrances, Parking, Restrooms

Fitness - Yoga: Conditioning

Age 11+ Relaxation is one of the most important and beneficial skills to learn. Benefit mind and body while expanding strength, stamina and flexibility. An excellent way to learn to meet the changing demands of daily life while increasing a sense of well being. 4/2-6/4 M 7:00-8:00pm Cafeteria $61.75 1085466

Tae Kwon Do - For Everybody

Age 7+ Join over 40 million people who practice this Korean martial art. Increase agility and strength while improving coordination using kicks, punches and blocks. Parents, children and families are welcome. 4/3-6/5 Tu 6:00-7:30pm Gym $36 1085467

SUN Community Schools are an afterschool program in collaboration with Multnomah County, Portland Parks & Recreation, and Centennial, Reynolds, Parkrose, David Douglas, Gresham-Barlow, and Portland Public School Districts. Eleven SUN sites are operated by PP&R. Critical components of the program include academic support, social services, multicultural and cultural arts, recreation and leisure services, health services, and community involvement. Program Goals • Improve student achievement, attendance, increase positive engagement, and other skills for healthy development and academic success. • Increase parent and family involvement. • Increase community and business involvement. Improve collaboration among school districts, government, and community-based agencies. • Improve use of public facilities and services. • Provide resources for youth and their families, creating sustainable and healthy living.

BEAUMONT SUN COMMUNITY SCHOOL

SCHOLARSHIPS VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES For senior citizens, retirees and grandparents to get involved in SUN Community Schools. • Share your expertise • Make new friends • Have fun • Be the difference Get to know your SUN community. Call 503-823-5121 today!

For more information about scholarships, contact your preferred SUN Community School.


SUN COMMUNITY SCHOOL LOCATIONS Alice Ott SUN Community School 12500 SE Ramona, 97236

Site Manager: Alex Rivera 503-823-2279 Alejandro.Rivera@portlandoregon.gov

Arleta SUN Community School 5109 SE 66th, 97206

Site Manager: Dulce Salgado 503-916-6332 Dulce.Salgado@portlandoregon.gov

Beaumont SUN Community School 4043 NE Fremont, 97212

Site Manager: Malcolm Parker 503-916-5615 Malcolm.Parker@portlandoregon.gov

Centennial SUN Community School 17650 SE Brooklyn, 97236

Site Manager: Jeff Persell 503-762-3463 Jeff.Persell@portlandoregon.gov

Faubion SUN Community School 3039 NE Rosa Parks Way, 97211

Site Manager: Aly'ce Brannon-Reid 503-916-5694 Alyce.Brannon-Reid@portlandoregon.gov

Grout SUN Community School 3119 SE Holgate, 97202

Site Manager: Annie Turtura 503-916-6421 Annie.Turtura@portlandoregon.gov

Lane SUN Community School 7200 SE 60th, 97206

Site Manager: Travis Wells 503-916-2910 Travis.Wells@portlandoregon.gov

Mt Tabor SUN Community School 5800 SE Ash, 97215

Site Manager: Chelsea Kimura 503-916-2915 Chelsea.Kimura@portlandoregon.gov

Parkrose SUN Community School 12003 NE Shaver, 97220

Site Manager: Travis Richardson 503-408-2640 Travis.Richardson@portlandoregon.gov

SUN SCHOOLS

Roseway Heights SUN Community School Site Manager: Shelby Coshow 7334 NE Siskiyou, 97213 503-916-5865 Shelby.Coshow@portlandoregon.gov Sitton SUN Community School 9930 N Smith, 97203

Site Manager: Rachael Dibble 503-916-5654 Rachael.Dibble@portlandoregon.gov

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LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO YOUTH BALLET ACADEMY

No Class: 4/12 • 4/13 • 7/4

3756 SE Oak Street Portland, Oregon 97214 503-823-3662 Building Director Soo Pak Coordinator Demetri Finch-Brown Interim Coordinator Danielle Potter Interim Recreation Leader Kayla Banks Bus Line #20 Burnside, #15 Mt. Tabor, #75 Cesar E. Chavez Blvd. Parking SE Oak and SE Stark Street ADA Accessible Entrance, Parking Hours Monday–Friday 9:15am–9:00pm Saturday 9:00am–3:00pm Sunday CLOSED

Except for Rentals

Building Closures and Special Hours May 28 CLOSED July 4 CLOSED September 3 CLOSED September 18 CLOSED

The Youth Ballet Academy offers a fun and challenging learning environment, where dancers enjoy an enriching journey in the performing arts. The academy provides individualized attention and professional instruction as well as a variety of dance forms to complement their interests and abilities. This program provides a unique blend of formal ballet training and additional dance disciplines, from beginning levels through advanced classes featuring pointe work. The academy is open for enrollment anytime throughout the year. As an enhancement of their academy training, dancers enrolled in the Ballet Academy are required to take ballet and an additional dance style. Contact Laurelhurst Studio at 503-823-3662 for consultation on correct class level placement.

Ballet - Basics

Age 5-7 Express yourself! Explore this joyful dance style and increase agility, grace and coordination. Develop a firm foundation in classical technique while gaining music knowledge and arts appreciation. *No class on 4/13 for rehearsal.

4/4-6/6 Studio 6/20-8/22 Studio 9/5-9/26 Studio 4/6-6/8* Studio 6/22-8/24 Studio 9/7-9/28 Studio

W $80 W $72 W $32 F $72 F $80 F $32

4:00-5:00pm 1083658 4:00-5:00pm 1083562 4:00-5:00pm 1083574 4:15-5:15pm 1083498 4:15-5:15pm 1083563 4:15-5:15pm 1083575

Ballet - Intro

Tu Th • 4:00-5:00pm • $57/mo Age 8-17 *No class on 4/12 for rehearsal.

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Laurelhurst Dance Studio provides comprehensive dance education from preschool to adult and everything in-between! Like all PP&R activities, our program is open to all Portlanders and our neighbors in the surrounding region. Laurelhurst is home to Youth Ballet Academy and an Adult Recreational Dance Company. Both programs offer choreography and performance opportunities.


Dancers enrolled in the Ballet Academy are required to take ballet and an additional dance style. Ballet Academy dancers will receive their second style class at a 50% discount. Hip Hop and Funky Beats Age 7-9 / 10-14 | See page 82

Tap

Age 7-9 / 14+ | See pages 82 and 77

LHDS

Cabaret Jazz

Modern / Contemporary

Age 14+ | See page 77

Age 8+ | See page 77

WHAT TO WEAR

All dancers should wear comfortable clothing that they can move in. All jewelry should be removed before class. Ballet and Tap Leotard, tights, and ballet slippers or tap shoes. Hip Hop and Jazz Leggings or sweat pants. No street shoes unless they are reserved only for class. Questions? Call 503-823-3662

YOUTH BALLET ACADEMY | No Class: 4/12 • 4/13 • 5/28 Ballet - Beginning

Tu Th • 5:00-6:00pm • $57/mo Age 8-17 4/3-4/26 1068814 5/1-6/7 1068815

Ballet - Intermediate

M W • 5:00-6:30pm • $76/mo Age 8-17 4/2-4/30 1068823 5/2-6/6 1068824

Ballet - Advanced

M W F • 6:30-8:00pm • $115/mo Age 11-18 4/2-4/30 1068805 5/2-6/8 1068806 37


Victoria Perez has been training in a large range of styles, such as Ballet, Modern, Contemporary, Jazz, Tap, and Hip-Hop, since the age of 3. Coming to the Pacific Northwest from her home state of Texas, Victoria is obtaining her undergraduate degree in dance at Pacific University. She has an enormous passion for dance and hopes to continue to pass that onto her students. Ballet for Two | Ballet | Jazz | Tap

Danielle Potter has been teaching at Laurelhurst Dance Studio since the Spring of 2015 and is now the Lead Instructor. She shares a passion for dance in diverse communities as well as an overall goal to someday achieve her dream of owning her own Dance Studio, bringing her love of dance to those around her- big and small. PreBallet | Tap | Jazz | Hip Hop | Movement and Me

Michelle Johnson’s love of dance stems from her youth with Portland Parks & Recreation. Seeing students find joy in this art form is a wonderful part of her continued involvement. Michelle choreographs performance pieces for students seeking opportunities on stage. She has specialized for over ten years in teaching ballet to students with encouragement and commitment to technique and artistry. Adult Recreational Dance Company | Youth Ballet Academy

Anika De Vore has been training in classical ballet since the age of 3. She began dancing professionally at 16 years old in her native city of San Diego. From there, she went on to train with the Joffrey Ballet of Chicago and dance with Milwaukee Ballet's second company. She has also spent her summers training with these companies as well as Boston Ballet. She cherishes the ability to use dance as a means of expression and strives to pass this on to her students. PreBallet | Ballet Basics | Contemporary | Youth Ballet Academy

Megan Dawn comes to Laurelhurst Studio with a background in Ballet, Modern, Improvisation, Dance Performance, and Dance History. She studied Fine Art at Pacific Northwest College of Art and has performed in Idaho and Portland. An award winning choreographer, Megan brings enthusiasm and talent to her classes. Hip Hop | Youth Ballet Academy | Preschool Dance

Amber Gudaitis is an internationally trained dancer, musician and choreographer. As an instructor, Gudaitis holds a special passion for working with dancers of all experience levels. She encourages a positive learning environment which fosters creativity, imagination and a welcoming atmosphere. PreBallet | Youth Ballet Academy

Jessica Taylor's love of dance began at an early age, as her mother was a dancer and gymnast. While attending the University of Oregon, Jessica enjoyed studying modern/contemporary dance. While exploring new teaching and choreography ideas, Jessica likes to focus on finding identity and empowerment through movement. She enjoys teaching people of all ages, encouraging them to begin at any level so they may experience the joys of dance. PreBallet | Twisting Tadpoles | Terrific Twirling 2s and 3s | Youth Ballet Academy

Kayla Banks has a BA in Performing Arts and Business Administration. She has studied and performed in Colorado and Portland. She is excited to teach at Laurelhurst Dance Studio and bring her positivity and artistry to us. PreBallet | Youth Ballet Academy

Elizabeth Whelan is a movement-based artist, choreographer, teacher, writer, and yogi. She holds a BFA in Dance from George Mason University. She has performed alongside The Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra, Robert Battle’s Mass with the GMU Percussion Ensemble, freelanced with D.C.-based Company E at the Kennedy Center as well as with Putty Dance Project in Philadelphia. Her writing on dance has been published in Philadelphia's The Dance Journal and Oregon Arts Watch. Elizabeth now works for Whitebird and continues to create and present new works as an independent choreographer and dancer. Contemporary | Tap

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SEMI-PRIVATE AND PRIVATE LESSONS We offer semi-private and private lessons on Saturdays after 3:00pm and Sundays.

Semi-Private $26.50/dancer up to 3 students Private $40/hour Call 503-823-3662 to schedule.

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ADULT RECREATIONAL DANCE COMPANY AND MIXED AGE CLASSES

No Class: 4/12 • 4/14 • 5/28 • 7/28

The Adult Recreational Dance Company provides opportunity for adult dancers of all levels to explore, learn, challenge, and perform! Whether you are returning to dance, continuing your experience, or just starting out, our classes and annual performance opportunity provide dancers a unique dance avenue for study and expression. This program provides several dance disciplines, from beginning levels through advanced classes. This company is open for enrollment anytime throughout the year.

Tap Dance

Age 14+ Childhood dreams become a reality in this exciting and lively American art form. Embrace your inner dancer with moves that improve balance, ankle strength and flexibility. Basic shuffle, toe tap and time steps may be included.

LHDS

Tap Dance - All Comers

Sa • 2:00-3:00pm • $49/mo 4/7-4/28 1079319 5/5-6/9 1079320

Tap Dance - Intermediate Tu • 9:30-10:30am • $49/mo 4/3-4/24 1068873 5/1-6/5 1068874

Jazz

Age 14+ Move to music! Gain confidence in your body and a passionate attitude while channeling the styles of 'Chicago', 'A Chorus Line' and other Broadway productions. Don't be afraid to experience the inner diva and show off what you've got!

Cabaret Jazz

F • 12:45-1:45pm • $49/mo 4/6-4/27 1068787 5/4-6/8 1068788

Jazz Funk

Th • 7:00-8:30pm • $49/mo

*No class on 4/12 for rehearsal.

4/5-4/26 5/3-5/31

1079245 1079246

Adult Ballet - Beginning

Adult Ballet - Intermediate

Age 14+ Experience the time-honored traditions and grace of classical dance. Barre and floor work increase balance and improve posture and body alignment. Ideal for continuing dancers and those wanting the cross training benefits of agility and strength. This is an adult beginning-intermediate class. M • 9:45-11:15am • $49/mo 4/2-4/30 1068755 5/7-6/11 1068756 Tu • 7:00-8:30pm • $49/mo 4/3-4/24 1068763 5/1-6/5 1068762

Age 14+ Transcend childhood dreams and dance! Improve coordination while developing agility, grace and poise. A sensitive and caring atmosphere provides gentle toning, stretching and strengthening and injury prevention techniques. Attain goals for long term quality of life. This is an adult beginning class.

Modern and Contemporary Dance

W • 8:00-9:15pm • $49/mo 4/4-4/25 1068770 5/2-6/6 1068771

Tu • 6:00-7:00pm • $49/mo 4/3-4/24 1068854 5/1-6/5 1068855

Age 8+ Express yourself! Strive to combine proficiency of movement with the artistry of self-expression as you are introduced to concepts of creative dance. Explore tempos, rhythms and choreography while gaining physical strength, flexibility and stamina.

Sa • 12:30-1:30pm • $49/mo 4/7-4/28 1068845 5/5-6/9 1068846 39


LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO ADULT / CHILD CLASSES | No Class: 7/28 • 9/18 Parent or caregiver participation is required for these classes. Only the child is registered.

Ballet - Terrific Twirling: 2s and 3s

Age 2-3 Calling all toddlers! Explore very basic techniques in ballet and jazz. Discover exciting methods of movement using dance, activities, and games that work on coordination, flexibility, rhythm and body awareness. 4/4-5/2 W 10:00-10:30am $24 1083367 5/9-6/6 W 10:00-10:30am $24 1083469 6/20-7/18 W 10:00-10:30am $19.25 1083506 7/25-8/22 W 10:00-10:30am $24 1083534 9/5-9/26 W 10:00-10:30am $19.25 1083576 4/5-5/3 Th 12:15-12:45pm $24 1083368 5/10-6/7 Th 12:15-12:45pm $24 1083470 6/21-7/19 Th 12:15-12:45pm $24 1083507 7/26-8/23 Th 12:15-12:45pm $24 1083535 9/6-9/27 Th 12:15-12:45pm $19.25 1083577

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Ballet for Two

Age 2-4 Introduce your child to this beautiful form of dance! Step along together practicing barre, floor work and the creative process. Experience a gentle approach to movements children will recognize from 'The Nutcracker' and 'Swan Lake', while gaining agility and flexibility. No experience necessary! *No Class 7/28 for

National Dance Day event.

4/3-5/1 5/8-6/5 6/19-7/17 7/24-8/21 9/4-9/25 4/4-5/2 5/9-6/6 6/20-7/18 7/25-8/22 9/5-9/26 4/7-5/5 5/12-6/9 6/23-7/21 8/4-8/25* 9/8-9/29

Portland Parks & Recreation

Tu $26.50 Tu $26.50 Tu $26.50 Tu $26.50 Tu $16 W $26.50 W $26.50 W $21.25 W $26.50 W $21.25 Sa $26.50 Sa $26.50 Sa $26.50 Sa $21.25 Sa $21.25

10:45-11:15am 1083443 10:45-11:15am 1083471 10:45-11:15am 1083508 10:45-11:15am 1083536 10:45-11:15am 1083578 2:30-3:00pm 1083445 2:30-3:00pm 1083473 2:30-3:00pm 1083510 2:30-3:00pm 1083538 2:30-3:00pm 1083600 9:15-9:45am 1083444 9:15-9:45am 1083472 9:15-9:45am 1083509 9:15-9:45am 1083537 9:15-9:45am 1083579


ADULT / CHILD CLASSES | No Class: 7/4 • 9/18 Parent or caregiver participation is required for these classes. Only the child is registered.

Gymnastics - Twisting Tadpoles

Age 2-4 Challenge your wee-one through obstacle courses, skill stations, and physical problem solving. Together, increase coordination and body awareness by rolling, crawling, and springing into toddler tumbling! Support your child as they develop new skills to help them reach the next step! Wiggle, Jump, and Roll! 4/3-5/1 Tu 2:30-3:00pm $26.50 1083451 5/8-6/5 Tu 2:30-3:00pm $26.50 1083479 6/19-7/17 Tu 2:30-3:00pm $26.50 1083516 7/24-8/21 Tu 2:30-3:00pm $26.50 1083544 9/4-9/25 Tu 2:30-3:00pm $16 1083601 4/4-5/2 W 10:45-11:15am $26.50 1083450 5/9-6/6 W 10:45-11:15am $26.50 1083478 6/20-7/18 W 10:45-11:15am $21.25 1083515 7/25-8/22 W 10:45-11:15am $26.50 1083543 9/5-9/26 W 10:45-11:15am $21.25 1083586

PRESCHOOL CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 • 9/18 Explore Ballet, Jazz and Tap

Age 3-5 Leaps and twirls, jumps and isolations, footwork and combination steps! Increase your balance and coordination while enjoying the freedom of movement. Focus on your understanding of rhythm, meter, and body awareness while learning new vocabulary. A great opportunity to develop your passion! 4/2-4/30 M 1:45-2:15pm $26.50 1083377 5/7-6/4 M 1:45-2:15pm $21.25 1083474 6/18-7/16 M 1:45-2:15pm $26.50 1083511 7/23-8/20 M 1:45-2:15pm $26.50 1083539 9/10-9/24 M 1:45-2:15pm $16 1083580 4/3-5/1 Tu 11:30am-12:00pm $26.50 1083378 5/8-6/5 Tu 11:30am-12:00pm $26.50 1083475 6/19-7/17 Tu 11:30am-12:00pm $26.50 1083512 7/24-8/21 Tu 11:30am-12:00pm $26.50 1083540 9/4-9/25 Tu 11:30am-12:00pm $16 1083581 4/4-5/2 W 1:00-1:30pm $26.50 1083379 5/9-6/6 W 1:00-1:30pm $26.50 1083476 6/20-7/18 W 1:00-1:30pm $21.25 1083513 7/25-8/22 W 1:00-1:30pm $26.50 1083541 9/5-9/26 W 1:00-1:30pm $21.25 1083582

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LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO PRESCHOOL CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 • 9/18 Jazz Dance - First Steps

Age 3-5 Come sizzle and swing into an exciting time! Increase your physical fitness level, coordination and confidence while sampling basic moves. Creative stretching warm ups and traveling steps build skills and a lifelong love of movement. Jump right in! 4/6-5/4 5/11-6/8 6/22-7/20

F $24 F $24 F $24

12:00-12:30pm 1083455 12:00-12:30pm 1083483 12:00-12:30pm 1083520

7/27-8/24 9/7-9/28

F $24 F $19.25

12:00-12:30pm 1083548 12:00-12:30pm 1083604

PreBallet - First Steps

Age 3-5 With stories, props and classical music, your child explores movement and dance with comfort. A nurturing environment inspires imagination and a love for dance.

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4/2-4/30 5/7-6/4 6/18-7/16 7/23-8/20 9/10-9/24 4/3-5/1 5/8-6/5 6/19-7/17 7/24-8/21 9/4-9/25 4/4-5/2 5/9-6/6 6/20-7/18 7/25-8/22 9/5-9/26

M $26.50 M $21.25 M $26.50 M $26.50 M $16 Tu $26.50 Tu $26.50 Tu $26.50 Tu $26.50 Tu $16 W $26.50 W $26.50 W $21.25 W $26.50 W $21.25

11:30am-12:00pm 1083399 11:30am-12:00pm 1083488 11:30am-12:00pm 1083521 11:30am-12:00pm 1083553 11:30am-12:00pm 1083592 1:00-1:30pm 1083404 1:00-1:30pm 1083489 1:00-1:30pm 1083526 1:00-1:30pm 1083554 1:00-1:30pm 1083605 11:30am-12:00pm 1083400 11:30am-12:00pm 1083484 11:30am-12:00pm 1083522 11:30am-12:00pm 1083549 11:30am-12:00pm 1083588

4/5-5/3 6/21-7/19 5/10-6/7 7/26-8/23 9/6-9/27 4/6-5/4 4/6-5/4 5/11-6/8 5/11-6/8 6/22-7/20 6/22-7/20 7/27-8/24 7/27-8/24 9/7-9/28 9/7-9/28

Th $26.50 Th $26.50 Th $26.50 Th $26.50 Th $21.25 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $21.25 F $21.25

1:00-1:30pm 1083401 1:00-1:30pm 1083523 1:00-1:30pm 1083485 1:00-1:30pm 1083550 1:00-1:30pm 1083589 10:30-11:00am 1083402 2:00-2:30pm 1083403 10:30-11:00am 1083486 2:00-2:30pm 1083487 10:30-11:00am 1083524 2:00-2:30pm 1083525 10:30-11:00am 1083551 2:00-2:30pm 1083552 10:30-11:00am 1083590 2:00-2:30pm 1083591


PRESCHOOL CLASSES | No Class: 5/28 • 7/4 Hip Hop - Little Hip Hoppers

Age 3-5 Boogaloo down to those lively tunes with safe and cool moves. Catch the groove while increasing balance, coordination and strength. Little feet move to the beat! 4/2-4/30 4/2-4/30 5/7-6/4 5/7-6/4 6/18-7/16 6/18-7/16 7/23-8/20 7/23-8/20

M $24 M $24 M $19.25 M $19.25 M $24 M $24 M $24 M $24

1:00-1:30pm 1083391 3:30-4:00pm 1083392 1:00-1:30pm 1083480 3:30-4:00pm 1083481 1:00-1:30pm 1083517 3:30-4:00pm 1083518 1:00-1:30pm 1083545 3:30-4:00pm 1083546

9/10-9/24 9/10-9/24 4/4-5/2 5/9-6/6 6/20-7/18 7/25-8/22 9/5-9/26

M $14.50 M $14.50 W $24 W $24 W $19.25 W $24 W $19.25

1:00pm-1:30pm 1083587 3:30-4:00pm 1083602 1:45-2:15pm 1083393 1:45-2:15pm 1083482 1:45-2:15pm 1083519 1:45pm-2:15pm 1083547 1:45-2:15pm 1083603

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PreBallet - Where Dreams Begin Age 3-5 Agility, grace, coordination, movement and rhythm improves strength while providing the nurturing atmosphere to learn the discipline required. Earliest preparation of time honored training in classical ballet. 4/4-5/2 5/9-6/6 6/20-7/18 7/25-8/22 9/5-9/26 4/5-5/3 5/10-6/7 6/21-7/19

W $26.50 W $26.50 W $21.25 W $26.50 W $21.25 Th $26.50 Th $26.50 Th $26.50

9:15-9:45am 1083463 9:15-9:45am 1083490 9:15-9:45am 1083528 9:15-9:45am 1083555 9:15-9:45am 1083611 11:30am-12:00pm 1083462 11:30am-12:00pm 1083491 11:30am-12:00pm 1083527

7/26-8/23 9/6-9/27 4/6-5/4 5/11-6/8 6/22-7/20 7/27-8/24 9/7-9/28

Th $26.50 Th $21.25 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $26.50 F $21.25

11:30am-12:00pm 1083556 11:30am-12:00pm 1083612 2:45-3:15pm 1083464 2:45-3:15pm 1083492 2:45-3:15pm 1083529 2:45-3:15pm 1083557 2:45-3:15pm 1083596

SEMI-PRIVATE AND PRIVATE LESSONS

We offer semi-private and private lessons on Saturdays after 3:00pm and Sundays.

Semi-Private: $26.50/dancer | Private: $40/hour up to 3 students

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LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO YOUTH CLASSES | No Class: 4/12 • 4/13 • 7/28 Ballet - Basics

Age 5-7 Express yourself! Explore this joyful dance style and increase agility, grace and coordination. Develop a firm foundation in classical technique while gaining music knowledge and arts appreciation. *No class on 4/13 for rehearsal.

4/4-6/6 Studio 6/20-8/22 Studio 9/5-9/26 Studio 4/6-6/8* Studio 6/22-8/24 Studio 9/7-9/28 Studio

W $80 W $72 W $32 F $72 F $80 F $32

4:00-5:00pm 1083658 4:00-5:00pm 1083562 4:00-5:00pm 1083574 4:15-5:15pm 1083498 4:15-5:15pm 1083563 4:15-5:15pm 1083575

Hip Hop and Funky Beats

Age 10-14 Bust a move to the latest tunes. Gain confidence for the floor with techniques that make this style so irresistible. Routines might include movements such as popping, locking, funk, hitting, jamming and hand movements. Fast moves, tight and fully choreographed to funky beat hip hop dance music. *No class on 4/12 for

rehearsal.

4/5-6/7 6/21-8/23 9/6-9/27

Th $95.50 Th $106 Th $42.50

6:00-7:00pm 1083384 6:00-7:00pm 1083565 6:00-7:00pm 1083584

Tap Dance - Faster Start

Age 7-9 Master precise sounds and rhythms at a quick pace. Steps and movements help develop inner sense of body coordination, improve balance, ankle strength and flexibility. Polish basics such as the shuffle, toe tap and time step. *No Class 7/28 for National Dance Day event.

Hip Hop and Funky Beats

Age 7-9 Move to the beat! Get a great start on this fun and energetic style of dance. Build endurance, strength and balance while focusing on rhythm, musicality and basic footwork. 4/2-6/4 M 4:00-5:00pm $95.50 1083383 6/18-8/20 M 4:00-5:00pm $106 1083564 9/10-9/24 M 4:00-5:00pm $32 1083583 44

4/7-5/5 5/12-6/9 6/23-7/21 7/28-8/25* 9/8-9/29

Sa $40 Sa $40 Sa $40 Sa $32 Sa $32

10:30-11:30am 1083385 10:30-11:30am 1083477 10:30-11:30am 1083514 10:30-11:30am 1083542 10:30-11:30am 1083585

Fitness - Yoga for Everyone

Age 12+ Relax your mind and body while improving strength, stamina and flexibility. Relieve the stresses of daily life with these revitalizing techniques. This centuries old practice of exercise increases your focus and sense of wellbeing. 4/5-6/7 Th 9:15-10:15am $80 1084844 6/14-8/30 Th 9:15-10:15am $80 1084846


LAURELHURST DANCE COLLECTIVE 2018

Please Join us for a night of Dance! Saturday, April 14 | 5:00pm $10 at the door Multnomah Arts Center

7688 SW Capitol Hwy | Portland, Oregon 97219 Our Youth Ballet Academy and Recreational Dance Company operate during the school year and enjoy a summer term of classes as well. Along with our company program, we are featuring students from our Youth Hip Hop, Contemporary, Jazz Funk, Adult tap, and Cabaret Jazz classes. Come see what our students have worked hard on this year and join us in the spring for classes! Academy classes are available to join year-round. Contact Laurelhurst Dance Studio for placement options.

Studio Phone: 503-823-3662

LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO

SATURDAY, JULY 28 | 10:00am–3:00pm

FREE • Join us! Youth and adults welcome. • Mini classes for all levels from age two (with guardian) to adult. • Bring your friends and enjoy performances by our academies. • Meet our instructors and center directors.


ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PRESCHOOL AND YOUTH CLASSES Lil Nature Kids

Age 3-5 It's proven—young children need nature! Research supports it: time in nature as a young child with trusted adults increases creativity, focus, coordination, and social development. During our experiential ecology lessons in Portland's parks and natural areas, children learn about Pacific Northwest ecology through songs, stories, exploration, and unstructured play. 2909 SW 2nd Avenue Portland, Oregon 97201 503-823-3601 portlandoregon.gov/parks/ee Coordinator for Teens and Young Adults Kelly Rosteck 503-823-6378 Coordinator for Early Childhood, Youth, and Families Chrissy Larson 503-823-1149 About the Program Environmental Education offers diverse environmental experiences in Portland parks, gardens, and natural areas. Classes, guided walks, camps, volunteer opportunities, and special events focus on the forest, grassland, and water ecosystems available in neighborhoods throughout the city. From young children to older adults, people of all ages can find active involvement with nature close to home.

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9:30-11:30am • $112/8-wk session Mt. Tabor Park Meet at the picnic shelter across from the playground—up the hill to the right from SE 69th and Yamill. Date

Day

Activity

4/2-5/21

M

1083051

4/3-5/22

Tu

1087486

True Nature

Age 4-12 Guided by trained adult mentors, True Nature fosters connection to the natural world, others, and self. This program deliberately connects children ages 4-12 to a very personal experience in nature, allowing children the freedom to explore nature at their own pace, and in their own way. Classes meet rain or shine and utilize exploration, stories, songs, and curiosity to develop a strong sense of place. The learning is in the doing! $160 Mt. Tabor Park Meet at the picnic shelter across from the playground—up the hill to the right from SE 69th and Yamill. Date

Day

Time

Activity

4/4-5/23

W

1:30-4:30pm

1080984

4/5-5/24

Th

10:00am-1:00pm

1080986


Rockin Robins Nature Camp

Age 3 ½ -6 Unleash a curiosity about nature through exploration, games, songs, stories, and crafts! Each day of camp is an outdoor adventure that connects children to the plants and animals they see every day, containing a balance of structured activities, unstructured play, active games, crafts, singing, and stories. Simple concepts about science and nature are taught in active, creative ways, plus each day contains plenty of time for observation, investigation, and play! See all schedule and theme details at portlandoregon.gov/parks/ ndc. If this is your preschooler’s first experience at camp, give our office a call! We'll answer any questions you might have. (503-823-3601) M-F • 9:00am-1:30pm Drop off anytime between 8:45-9:00am at no additional cost.

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Mt. Tabor Park Meet at the amphitheater at Mt. Tabor—up the hill and to the right of SE 69th and Yamhill. *No class 7/4 Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

6/25-6/29

Insects

1083085

$158

7/2-7/6*

Rocks and Mud

1083143

$126

7/16-7/20

Birds

1083144

$158

7/23-7/27

Pollinators

1083145

$158

8/6-8/10

Mammals

1083146

$158

8/20-8/24

Plants

1083147

$158

Hoyt Arboretum Meet at the Steven's Pavilion across from the Visitor's Center—4000 SW Fairview Blvd. Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/9-7/13

Habitats

1083148

$158

7/30-8/3

Trees

1083149

$158

8/13-8/17

Raptors

1083150

$158

Whitaker Ponds Nature Park Meet at the covered gazebo at 7040 NE 47th Ave. Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/9-7/13

Habitats

1083151

$158

8/13-8/17

Raptors

1083152

$158

Sellwood Park / Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge Meet at the picnic tables adjacent to the parking lot at SE 7th and Malden. Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/30-8/3

Trees

1083153

$158

Sorry, After Care is not available for Rockin Robins camps.

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ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

Nature Day Camp

Age 4 ½-12 Nurture a sense of wonder this summer through nature connection, hands-on science, and unstructured play! At Nature Day Camp, children experience nature directly while hiking, exploring, and discovering the world together. Weekly nature themes focus the learning in a creative way while maintaining a daily balance of structured activities, unstructured play, active games, crafts, singing, and storytelling. Camps are staffed with a diverse group of trained naturalists who value nature, children, and Portland’s natural areas. We are outside rain or shine! See all schedule and theme details at portlandoregon.gov/parks/ndc. After Care available from 3:30-5:30pm at all locations. Please use activity number 1083089. M-F • 9:00am-3:30pm Drop off anytime between 8:45-9:00am at no additional cost. Mt. Tabor Park Meet at the covered shelter across from the playground at Mt Tabor Park. *No class on 7/4 Activity Date

Theme

Flickers (Age 4 ½-6)

Hawks (Age 6-8)

Ospreys (Age 8-10)

Ravens (Age 10-12)

Cost

6/25-6/29

Backbone Not Required!

1083052

1083082

1083083

1083084

$230

7/2-7/6*

Rock and Roll Lifestyle

1083058

1083086

1083087

See True Nature Camps $184

7/16-7/20

Let’s Wing it!

1083057

1083131

1083135

1083139

7/23-7/27

Buzz and Flutter

1083059

1083132

1083136

See True Nature Camps $230

8/6-8/10

Marvelous Mammals

1083061

1083133

1083137

1083141

8/20-8/24

Havin’ a Blast with Chloroplasts

1083063

1083134

1083138

See True Nature Camps $230

$230 $230

Hoyt Arboretum Meet at the Steven's Pavilion across from the Visitor's Center—4000 SW Fairview Blvd. Activity Date

Theme

Flickers (Age 5-7)

Hawks (Age 7-9)

Ravens (Age 10-12)

Cost

7/9-7/13

Habitats Are Hip!

1083066

1083125

See True Nature Camps

$230

7/30-8/3

Branching Out!

1083067

1083126

1083129

$230

8/13-8/17

Let's Wing It!

1083068

1083127

See True Nature Camps

$230

Whitaker Ponds Nature Park Meet at the covered gazebo at 7040 NE 47th Ave. Activity Date

Theme

Flickers (Age 5-7)

Hawks (Age 7-9)

Ravens (Age 10-12)

Cost

7/9-7/13

Habitats are Hip!

1083070

1083154

1083155

$230

8/13-8/17

Let’s Wing It!

1083081

1083156

1083157

$230

Sellwood Park / Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge Meet at the picnic tables adjacent to the parking lot—SE 7th and Malden St. Activity

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Date

Theme

Flickers (Age 5-7)

Hawks (Age 7-9)

Ravens (Age 10-12)

Cost

7/30-8/3

Branching Out!

1083069

1083158

See True Nature Camps

$230


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True Nature Summer Camp

Age 10-12 Connect your child to a very personal experience in the outdoors while also building a close community and finding a new appreciation for nature. True Nature summer camp focuses on nature connection, awareness, animal sign, tracking, stealth, camouflage, bushcraft skills, way finding, and sensory activities. Guided by two trained nature mentors, campers spend the day hiking, exploring, telling stories, and getting curious about nature. True Nature Summer Camps foster connections to the natural world and develop a strong sense of place. After Care available from 3:30-5:30pm at all locations. Please use activity number 1083089. M-F • 9:00am-3:30pm Drop off anytime between 8:45-9:00am at no additional cost. Mt. Tabor Park Meet at the covered shelter across from the Playground. *No class on 7/4 Date

Activity

Cost

7/2-7/6*

1083088

$188

7/23-7/27

1083140

$235

8/20-8/24

1083142

$235

Hoyt Arboretum Meet at the Steven's Pavilion across from the Visitor's Center—4000 SW Fairview Blvd. Date

Activity

Cost

7/9-7/13

1083128

$235

8/13-8/17

1083130

$235

Sellwood Park Meet at the picnic tables adjacent to the parking lot—SE 7th and Malden St. Date

Activity

Cost

7/30-8/3

1083159

$235 49


ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

Nature Day Camp Volunteer - Jr. Naturalist

Age 13-17 Responsible, patient teens who have experience working with children and enjoy nature are encouraged to apply to be a volunteer Jr. Naturalist with Nature Day Camp (ages 13-17) or the Rockin' Robins Preschool Camp (ages 15-17 preferred). The Jr. Naturalist program requires two days of training at Mt. Tabor Park (June 26 and 28 or June 27 and 29). Teens will be trained in child development, communication skills, role-modeling, and instruction techniques. Jr. Naturalists work directly with the children – supervised by paid staff – and are given opportunities to develop teaching, leadership, and group facilitation skills. Teens accepted into the program must volunteer for at least two (but not more than four) weeks. Hours of volunteering each week of camp: Nature Day Camp—8:45am-3:45pm; Rockin Robins Preschool 8:45am-1:45pm. All teens who apply must possess enthusiasm about nature, patience with children, and the openness to learn new skills. The $25 per week fee helps cover the cost of the training days and weekly supervision. TEENS WILL NOT BE TURNED AWAY BECAUSE OF INABILITY TO PAY. If the fee is a barrier, please let us know, and it will be waived. M-F • 8:45am-3:45pm Mt. Tabor Meet at the covered shelter at Mt Tabor Park—across from the playground. *No class on 7/4 Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/2-7/6*

Rock and Roll Lifestyle

1085836

$25

7/16-7/20

Let’s Wing It!

1085846

$25

7/23-7/27

Buzz and Flutter

1085847

$25

8/6-8/10

Marvelous Mammals

1085848

$25

8/20-8/24

Havin’ a Blast with Chloroplasts

1085849

$25

Hoyt Arboretum Meet at the Steven's Pavilion across from the Visitor's Center—4000 SW Fairview. Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/9-7/13

Habitats are Hip!

1085850

$25

7/30-8/3

Branching Out!

1085851

$25

8/13-8/17

Let’s Wing It!

1085853

$25

Whitaker Ponds Nature Park Meet at the covered gazebo at Whitaker Ponds—7040 NE 47th Ave. Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/9-7/13

Habitats are Hip!

1085854

$25

8/13-8/17

Let’s Wing It!

1085855

$25

Sellwood Park Meet at the picnic tables adjacent to the parking lot near SE 7th and Malden. Date

Theme

Activity

Cost

7/30-8/3

Branching Out!

1085856

$25

Teens must apply first, and then be registered once the application is received. Find the Jr. Naturalist application at portlandoregon. gov/parks/article/666527 or call the Environmental Education office at 503-823-3601.


Environmental Education

Explore your Parks. Steward the Future. Connect to Nature.

Ladybug Walks Age 2-6

True Nature Class and Lil Nature Kids Age 3-12

Nature Day Camp Age 3½-17

Ecology-Based Field Trips for Students Age 2+

Place-based programs for toddlers to teens in Portland’s parks and natural areas. Find more information at: portlandoregon.gov/parks/ee office: 503-823-3601 | call/text: 503-823-1149

Hiring friendly and energetic staff!

Apply online at portlandoregon.gov/parks/jobs

Work outdoors this summer!

Swim Pools | Kids’ Camps | Movies | Concerts | Events | Outreach Positions begin in June and continue through August.


URBAN PARKS PROGRAMMING DIRECTOR PARK

Mailing Address 2909 SW 2nd Avenue Portland, Oregon 97201 503-823-8087 Urban Park Supervisor Alicia Hammock Recreation Coordinator Marlene Zellars Park Hours 5:00am–Midnight Unless otherwise listed RENTALS Contact 503-823-8087 to schedule a site walk-through meeting. We accept applications 12 months in advance for park rentals. Additional Permit Requirements are determined by your application and subsequent discussions and these fees are not included in the rental rates for your event. Permits may include amplified sound noise, fire bureau occupancy, OLCC, and/or Health Department. ARTS & CULTURE PROGRAM Help bring a variety of free arts and culture activities to Director Park, Gateway Discovery Park, and Holladay Park. If you are interested in performing in an urban, outdoor location email or call Director Park and Holladay Park: directorpark@portlandoregon.gov or call 503.823.8087 Gateway Discovery Park: gatewaydiscoverypark@portlandoregon. gov or call 971-275-3081 To learn more, visit directorpark.org and click on “Arts & Culture Program.”

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877 SW Park Avenue 503-823-8087 directorpark.org Amenities: Interactive fountain, plaza, public art, visitor attractions, no longer wifi (temporarily). Max Blue Line, Red Line Street Car Stop at Yamhill and 10th—one block west of the park ADA Accessible Mission To be a public piazza that provides an elegant, clean, safe, and versatile space to complement downtown, support arts and culture and highlight Portland Parks & Recreation. RENT DIRECTOR PARK Hold a memorable event that highlights the wonder and uniqueness of Downtown Portland and the modern urban feel of Director Park, a half acre hard scape plaza conveniently located near public transportation, hotels, business towers, and shopping. It is designed in the style of a European piazza with movable café tables and chairs. Ideal for a variety of mid-size and smaller events.

Teachers Fountain

Big Chess

Fountain on late March through September, 9:00am–10:00pm daily (unless pre-planned events are scheduled). Check website for closure dates.

Drop in and play a game using our 24 inch pieces. Availability changes seasonally. Call the park for current hours.


HOLLADAY PARK NE 11th Avenue and Holladay Street 503-823-8087 Directorpark@portlandoregon.gov holladaypark.org Amenities: Fountain, paved paths, picnic tables, plaza, and public art. Max Blue Line, Red Line, Green Line Street Car Stop at NE 7th & Holladay, 4 blocks West of the park ADA Accessible Located in inner Northeast Portland, adjacent to the Lloyd Center and MAX Line, Holladay Park is a forested gem within the city and a great location for large events at 4.34-acres. Programs are held from June through September. An Event Host and Park Ranger will be on-site daily. During spring and summer break, daily drop-in activities include foosball, ping pong, Legos, Imagination Station, Arts & Crafts, Hoola hoops, and water play. These programs are made possible by the Holladay Park Partnership with the goal of creating community in Holladay Park. RENT HOLLADAY PARK Great for community events, company picnics, convention meet and greet events, starting and ending location for runs/walks, and more!

URBAN PARKS

GATEWAY DISCOVERY PARK

OPENING SUMMER 2018 GATEWAY DISCOVERY PARK 10520 NE Halsey St Portland, OR 97220

5:00am–Midnight

Accessible Playground • Skate Dot • Picnic Tables Hard Scape Plaza • Outdoor Fitness Equipment 10520 NE Halsey Street 971-275-3081 gatewaydiscoverypark@portlandoregon.gov gatewaydiscoverypdx.org Amenities: Accessible restroom, Portland loo, universal access play area, park attendant office, skate dot, fountain, public art, programmed urban plaza with wireless internet access, paved paths, picnic area Bus Line 87 to Gateway Max Red Line, Green Line, Blue Line ADA Accessible The park contributes to the Gateway eco-district and provides public amenities that are currently lacking in the Hazelwood, Mill Park, and Woodland Park neighborhoods. The park was constructed in part with funding from Prosper Portland (formerly the Portland Development Commission). Harper's Playground participated in the design process and contributed funding to the universally accessible play area. RENT GATEWAY DISCOVERY PARK We will be renting Gateway only for Open-to-the-public events in 2018. The rentable sections will include The Lawn, The Porch, Plaza, and Splash Pad. The picnic areas will be rentable through Gateway Discovery Park by calling 971-275-3081. Gateway is a great location for Open-to-the-public performances, Fairs, Festivals, Shows, classes, Farmers Markets and much more! 53


CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE

ARTS & CULTURE • • • • •

COMMUNITY MUSIC CENTER LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO MULTNOMAH ARTS CENTER SUMMER FREE FOR ALL URBAN PARKS PROGRAMMING - DIRECTOR PARK - HOLLADAY PARK - GATEWAY DISCOVERY PARK

LAURELHURST DANCE STUDIO 3756 SE Oak Street | 503-823-3662 portlandoregon.gov/parks/dance

Laurelhurst Dance Studio offers dance programs for early childhood, youth, teen, and adult groups. Disciplines include general dance, jazz, tap, hiphop, ballroom, cultural, ballet, and more. Unique to the Laurelhurst Dance Studio are the Youth Ballet Academy and the Portland Recreational Dance Company. These programs feature school-year programming that allow for outstanding training and performance opportunities with the guidance of professional level instruction. MULTNOMAH ARTS CENTER 7688 SW Capitol Highway | 503-823-2787 portlandoregon.gov/parks/mac

COMMUNITY MUSIC CENTER

3350 SE Francis Street | 503-823-3177 portlandoregon.gov/parks/cmc

Community Music Center offers music programs and professional level instruction for all ages. Disciplines include general music, choir, chamber music, ensembles, orchestra, piano, guitar, violin, cello, music jams, Suzuki Strings, and more. Most group classes run from September to June, with extended activities offered during the summer.

Multnomah Arts Center offers vibrant arts education in both visual and performing arts at an affordable cost to students of all ages. The high quality programs include jewelry, metalsmithing, photography, printmaking and book arts, drawing, painting, textiles, mixed media, woodshop and sculpture, ceramics, literary arts, theater, dance, music, and more!


CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE SUMMER FREE FOR ALL portlandoregon.gov/parks/sffa

Summer Free For All is Portland Parks & Recreation’s premiere community outreach effort. This wildly popular summer series of free outdoor activities is held in Portland’s parks all over the city and is supported by community sponsors, donations, and in-kind contributions. Each summer, PP&R expects to serve more than 320,000 attendees by offering a collection of concerts, movies, playground programs, summer lunches for youth, a traveling climbing wall, and much more.

DIRECTOR PARK 815 SW Park Avenue | 503-823-8087 directorpark.org

Located in the heart of downtown Portland, this public piazza is a gathering place for the community, a theatre to highlight arts and culture, and a space that emanates the best of what Portland has to offer. Director Park includes Teachers Fountain, a covered terrace, a Big Chess board, and many great places to gather, or sit and relax. The park supports local arts and culture by offering many opportunities to enjoy music and dance, stroll through art displays, or host a private event. HOLLADAY PARK NE 11th Avenue & Holladay Street | 503-823-8087 portlandoregon.gov/porks/holladaypark and holladaypark.com

Holladay Park is located on the east side of Portland in the Lloyd District. A large public gathering space with plaza and grassy areas, this park offers respite for neighbors and is centrally located for busy commuters. The Holladay Park Partnership connects with neighbors, community stakeholders, and PP&R to positively activate Holladay Park by offering daily activities, weekly programming, and special events for all ages during Spring Break and from June 1 through Labor Day annually. GATEWAY DISCOVERY PARK 10520 NE Halsey Street | 503-823-8087 503-823-4199 (when park is complete) gatewaypdx.org

The new Gateway Discovery Park will be opening in late spring 2018. This 3.2 acre community park has a large plaza, splash pads, skate dot, accessible playground, and outdoor fitness equipment. Public events, arts and culture, programs, and rentals will all be held at the park.

portlandparks.org

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CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE COMMUNITY GARDENS 6437 SE Division Street | 503-823-1612 portlandoregon.gov/parks/communitygardens

PROGRAMS & SERVICES • • • • • • • • • • • •

ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE RECREATION COMMUNITY GARDENS CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PARKS FOR NEW PORTLANDERS PORTLAND PUBLIC GOLF PP&R SKATEBOARDING PORTLAND TENNIS CENTER SENIOR RECREATION TEEN FORCE URBAN FORESTRY VOLUNTEER SERVICES

ADAPTIVE & INCLUSIVE RECREATION 305 NE 102nd Avenue Suite 250 | 503-823-2883 Inclusion Services: 971-284-5060 portlandoregon.gov/parks/air

Adaptive & Inclusive Recreation offers communitybased recreation activities and leisure services specially designed for children, teens and adults who have a disability and/or special needs. Services are designed to assist people in developing and using their leisure time in ways that enhance their health, well-being, and independence. Programs include trips, art, cooking, dance, fitness and sports, and music. For seasonal information, programs and services, visit portlandparks.org. For general information call 503-823-PLAY (7529).

With 50 community gardens located throughout the city, the Community Gardens program provides gardening opportunities, plus lifestyle benefits, residents in Portland. Developed and operated by volunteers and PP&R staff, this robust program offers individuals and families a place to grow their own healthy food. Plots are assigned to new gardeners for each summer season in February, March and April, and continue through June as plots are available. Plots are assigned on a first-come, firstserved basis. CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER 111 SW Columbia Street Suite 660 | 503-823-2525 portlandoregon.gov/parks/customerservice

Portland Parks has many different venues available for rental- for weddings, family or neighborhood events, company picnics or sports tournaments. Parks also issues permits for tree planting and cutting, sports field and gym use, construction work or staging on PP&R property, and conducting research on PP&R property. Call the customer service center from 8:30am-5:5pm, Monday thru Friday, or walk-in the office from 8:00am-5:30pm Monday thru Friday. ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION 2909 SW 2nd Avenue | 503-823-3601 portlandoregon.gov/parks/ee

The Environmental Education program offers diverse experiences in Portland’s parks, gardens, and natural areas. Classes, guided walks, day camps, volunteer opportunities, and special events focus on the forest, grassland, and water ecosystems available throughout our city. From young children to older adults, all ages can find active involvement and discovery of nature close to home!


CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE PARKS FOR NEW PORTLANDERS 1001 SW 5th Avenue, Ste. 2200 | 503-260-2487 parksfornewportlanders.org

Parks for New Portlanders (PNP) is a program initiated by PP&R to provide recreation opportunities for immigrant and refugee communities. PNP works with partners and city leaders to design culturally relevant programs, making sure services are welcoming to communities of color, new immigrants and refugees. With one in five Portlanders being foreign-born, addressing the needs of this new and diverse population is crucial as they transition to Portland’s community. PORTLAND PUBLIC GOLF portlandoregon.gov/parks/golf

Portland Public Golf offers affordable, quality golf to Portland’s residents and visitors alike. These six beautiful, and nationally recognized, golf courses offer 9- and 18-hole rounds, practice ranges, lessons for youth and adult, and spectacular options for tournament play. In addition, many sites have clubhouses available for rental parties. Located around the metro area, Portland public golf courses are Eastmoreland, Heron Lakes- Great Blue, Heron Lakes- Greenback, RedTail, Rose City, and the newly acquired Colwood Golf Course. PP&R SKATEBOARDING 305 NE 102nd Avenue Suite 250 | 503-444-0476 portlandoregon.gov/parks/skate

PP&R offers skateboarding classes, clinics, day camps and private lessons for ages four and up in community centers, SUN Community Schools, and in Portland’s parks. Skate programs get participants up and skateboarding by educating them in skate park etiquette and skateboard anatomy/function, practicing safe stance and bailing out, and finally by boosting confidence and ability in balance, mechanics and control.

PORTLAND TENNIS CENTER 324 NE 12th Avenue | 503-823-3189 portlandoregon.gov/parks/ptc

Portland Tennis Center features eight indoor courts and four outdoor courts and is open every day of the week from 6:00 am to 10:00 pm. Group and individual lessons are offered throughout the year for all ages. Other programs include tennis mixers, World Team Tennis, USTA Leagues, and City Leagues. SENIOR RECREATION 305 NE 102nd Avenue Suite 250 | 503-823-4328 portlandoregon.gov/parks/sr

Senior Recreation is dedicated to ensuring access to recreational, educational, and wellness opportunities for adults age 60+. These wellattended programs are offered throughout Portland and include excursions and van trips, health and wellness, gardening, fitness, computers, biking, book club, Brainpower Boost, arts and crafts, language, floral design, golf, cooking, dance, music, drawing, Hike for Health, Metro Movers, and more!

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CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE VOLUNTEER SERVICES 503-823-5121 portlandoregon.gov/parks/volunteer

PROGRAMS & SERVICES TEEN FORCE 305 NE 102nd Avenue Suite 250 | 503-823-0979 portlandoregon.gov/parks/teenforce

Teen Force strives to reflect the energy and excitement of the teens themselves in the awesome trips, classes, drop-in activities, events, and volunteer/service learning outings offered. Teen Force sites include: Charles Jordan, East Portland, Matt Dishman, Montavilla, and Mt. Scott Community Centers. Additional teen programs are available through local centers, SUN Community School sites, and Environmental Education. URBAN FORESTRY 1900 SW 4th Avenue 1st Floor | 503-823-8733 portlandoregon.gov/parks/trees Portland Parks & Recreation Urban Forestry's mission is to manage and ensure Portland's urban forest infrastructure for current and future generations. Portland’s urban forest consists of 236,000 street trees, 1.2 million park trees, and innumerable private property trees. Urban Forestry is involved in managing or regulating all of these trees to differing degrees. Urban Forestry staff issue permits for planting, pruning, and removal of all public and some private trees and are on call 24/7 to respond to tree emergencies.

Portland Parks & Recreation offers a variety of fun and rewarding volunteer opportunities at sites across the city! Annually, Portlanders volunteer over 450,000 hours with us to help make our parks great! Volunteer coaches, teacher aides, and mentors are always needed in our youth programs- and the parks, gardens, and natural areas welcome extra hands. Ongoing and one-day projects are available and no experience is necessary! Contact Steve Pixley at steve.pixley@portlandoregon.gov for more information.

GARDENS & SITES Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden 5801 SE 28th Ave, 97202  503-771-8386 Hoyt Arboretum  4000 SW Fairview Blvd, 97221 

503-865-8733

International Rose Test Garden 400 SW Kingston Ave, 97205 

 503-823-3636

Japanese Garden  611 SW Kingston Ave, 97205 

503-223-1321

Lan Su Chinese Garden 239 NW Everett St, 97209 

503-228-8131



Leach Botanical Garden  6704 SE 122nd Ave, 97236 503-823-9503 Pittock Mansion  3229 NW Pittock Dr, 97210

503-823-3623

Portland Community Gardens

503-823-1612


CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE SPORTS & GOLF Eastmoreland Golf Course 2425 SE Bybee Blvd, 97202 

503-775-2900

Colwood Golf Center 7313 NE Columbia Blvd, 97218 

503-254-5515

Heron Lakes Golf Course 3500 N Victory Blvd, 97217 

503-289-1818

Owens Sports Complex (Delta Park) 10737 N Union Ct, 97217  503-823-1656

SUN COMMUNITY SCHOOLS

Portland International Raceway 1940 N Victory Blvd, 97217 

503-823-7223

Portland Tennis Center 324 NE 12th Ave, 7232 

503-823-3189

RedTail Golf Course 8200 SW Scholls Ferry Rd Beaverton, OR 97008 

503-646-5166

Rose City Golf Course 2200 NE 71st Ave, 97213 

Alice Ott SUN Community School 12500 SE Ramona, 97236 503-823-2279

503-253-4744

St Johns Racquet Center 7519 N Burlington Ave, 97203

Arleta SUN Community School 5109 SE 66th, 97206

503-823-3629

Sports Office 

503-823-5126

Beaumont SUN Community School 4043 NE Fremont, 97212 503-916-5615

ARTS & CULTURE

SUN Community Schools – Portland Parks & Recreation staffs and operates after school recreation and enrichment programs for students and families at 11 sites throughout the city. For programming information, visit portlandparks.org or call 503-823-2525.

503-916-6332

Centennial SUN Community School 17650 SE Brooklyn, 97236  503-823-5397 Faubion SUN Community School 3039 NE Rosa Parks Way, 97211

503-916-5694

Community Music Center  3350 SE Francis Street, 97204 

503-823-3177

Director Park  877 SW Park Avenue, 97205

Grout SUN Community School 3119 SE Holgate, 97202 

503-916-6421

503-823-8087

Lane SUN Community School 7200 SE 60th, 97206 

503-916-2910

Holladay Park  NE 11th Ave and Holladay St, 97213 503-823-8087 Laurelhurst Dance Studio  3756 SE Oak St, 97214

503-823-3662

Multnomah Arts Center  7688 SW Capitol Hwy, 97219 503-823-2787 Summer Free for All 7866 SW Capitol Hwy, 97219

503-823-5059

Mt Tabor SUN Community School 5800 SE Ash, 97215 503-916-2915 Parkrose SUN Community School 12003 NE Shaver, 97220 503-408-2640 Roseway Heights SUN Community School 7334 NE Siskiyou, 97213  503-916-5865 Sitton SUN Community School 9930 N Smith, 97203

503-916-5654


CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE

Pool Community Center with Pool Community Center


CITYWIDE RECREATION GUIDE COMMUNITY CENTERS Charles Jordan Community Center 9009 N Foss Ave, 97217 503-823-3631 East Portland Community Center 740 SE 106th Ave, 97216 503-823-3450 Fulton Park Community Center 68 SW Miles St, 97219

503-823-3180

Hillside Community Center  653 NW Culpepper Terrace, 97210 503-823-3181 Matt Dishman Community Center 77 NE Knott St, 97212 503-823-3673 Montavilla Community Center 8219 NE Glisan St, 97220

503-823-4101

Mt Scott Community Center  5530 SE 72nd Ave, 97206

503-823-3183

Peninsula Park Community Center 700 N Rosa Parks Way, 97217 503-823-3620 Sellwood Community Center 1436 SE Spokane St, 97202

503-823-3195

Southwest Community Center 6820 SW 45th Ave, 97219

503-823-2840

St Johns Community Center  8427 N Central St, 97203

503-823-3192

Woodstock Community Center 5905 SE 43rd Ave, 97206

503-823-3183

POOLS Columbia Indoor Pool  7701 N Chautauqua Blvd, 97217

503-823-3669

Creston Outdoor Pool (summer only) 4454 SE Powell Blvd, 97206 503-823-3672 East Portland Indoor Pool  740 SE 106th Ave, 97216

503-823-3450

Grant Outdoor Pool (summer only) 2300 NE 33rd, 97212 503-823-3674 Matt Dishman Indoor Pool 77 NE Knott Street, 97212 

503-823-3673

Montavilla Outdoor Pool (summer only) 8219 NE Glisan, 97220 503-823-3675 Mt Scott Indoor Pool  5530 SE 72nd Avenue, 97206

503-823-3183

Peninsula Park Outdoor Pool (summer only) 700 N Rosa Parks Way, 97217 503-823-3677 Pier Park Outdoor Pool (summer only) 9341 N St. Johns, 97203 503-823-3678 Sellwood Outdoor Pool (summer only) 7951 SE 7th Ave, 97202  503-823-3679 Southwest Indoor Pool  6820 SW 45th Ave, 97219

503-823-2840

Wilson Outdoor Pool (summer only) 1151 SW Vermont Street, 97219 503-823-3680 61


REGISTRATION Receipt of full payment is required for registration, unless otherwise arranged. Please call if you receive a returned check or declined bank card notice, either of which void registration. RESIDENT / NON-RESIDENT A resident is: • anyone who occupies a permanent residence inside the city limits of Portland. At the discretion of a Community Center Director, proof of home address may be required. Acceptable address verification may include a 1) drivers license, 2) Oregon ID card, 3) property tax statement, 4) utility bill or lease agreement with current home address.

contact the Inclusion team at 503-823-4333. We can give you some things to consider when choosing a class or facility for your activity. • If you are interested in receiving a scholarship, contact the facility where your activity will take place. Scholarships are available to Portland residents only. • Once registered, please call the Inclusion Coordinator at 503-823-4333. Please be prepared to discuss the type of accommodation needed and have a few minutes to complete a phone intake. This information will be used to help determine the type of support(s) provided. • The Inclusion Coordinator will ask you to complete an Accommodation Form to provide specific detail on the participant to determine how to best provide accommodations. This information is provided to the • any child living within the school boundaries of the Reynolds and Inclusion Team, as well as the activity instructor/lead. Centennial School Districts who is attending a SUN Community School. • We have a 10-working-day notification policy. During summer activities, Through a partnership between the City and County, a child attending this policy is extremely important as more people utilize Inclusion a SUN Community School is eligible to register for programs at any SUN Services and there is often limited staffing availability. To provide Community School location without paying a the best services possible, we need the maximum amount of time to non-resident surcharge. establish supports. If it is less than the 10-day policy, we will still do our best to establish accommodations for the participant. However, the Anyone else is considered a non-resident (NR) and will be assessed a 40% level of service that can be provided may be limited. surcharge. NR surcharges do not apply to drop-in activities. Non-residents who wish to register for PP&R activities may choose one of these options: IMPORTANT DETAILS ABOUT INCLUSION SERVICES • A general program may be adapted using auxiliary aids and services, but • Pay the additional 40% NR fee. the basic structure of the program remains the same. • Purchase a NR fee discount pass as either an individual or family for a • Accommodations are made as needed and can be flexible, as well period of three, six or nine months from the date of purchase. The NR creative. discount pass takes 25% off the NR fee for the activity. Inquire about • Participants need to register for activities that are intended for their this option at time of registration. These passes are not refundable. birth age. Non-resident Pass Prices • Personal care is provided for activities for individuals up to age 12. 3-month Pass: Individual $25 Family $50 • For sign language interpreter please call 2 working days prior to the 6-month Pass: Individual $45 Family $90 class. 9-month Pass: Individual $65 Family $130 • We request at least 10 working days’ notice prior to start of class. A family denotes a couple (married or domestic) or a single parent & their More people utilize our services during this time of the year. To provide the legal dependents living in the same residence. best services possible, we need the maximum amount of time to match up assistants and schedule them. If it's less than 10 days, we will do our best in CLASS ENROLLMENT accommodating the participant. The level of service that can be provided Our classes must meet minimum and maximum enrollment standards. may be limited. Classes may fill quickly or be canceled due to low enrollment. If you have questions about Inclusion Services, please contact Jane Doyle at WITHDRAWAL & REFUNDS 503-823-4333 (Jane.Doyle@portlandoregon.gov). If necessary, use City TTY Please notify us at least five (5) business days (Monday-Friday), unless 503-823-6868, or use Oregon Relay Service: 711. otherwise specified, before the start of your program so that we can refund PHOTO POLICY or credit your account for the registration fee. Pre-paid materials and Portland Parks & Recreation (PP&R) reserves the right, and may give admission tickets cannot be refunded. Participants needing to withdraw permission to the media, to photograph classes, programs, and participants at after the program has begun are offered a prorated credit or refund based any of our facilities and properties or any sponsored activity. Please be aware upon when the request is made. that these photos are for promotional purposes and may be used in future SCHOLARSHIPS publications and media communications in any format. City of Portland residents, regardless of age, who require financial assistance may apply for partial scholarships. Contact individual centers for information. If you do not wish to be photographed, please inform staff and we will make reasonable efforts to honor your request. If you see staff taking pictures, and NOTICE OF NON-DISCRIMINATION PP&R programs and services reflect the cultural diversity of our community. you do not wish to be photographed, please let us know. We do not discriminate on the basis of religion, race, color, gender, national If you see a photo of yourself or a family member that causes you concern, please notify us. As a courtesy, we will make every reasonable effort to origin, sexual orientation, age or ability. dispose of the image, and will not use it in future publications. However, SPECIAL NEEDS we will not be able to retrieve, destroy or discontinue existing printed In compliance with Civil Rights laws, it is the policy of the City of Portland publications in which the photograph may have been included. that no person shall be excluded from participation in, denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination in any City program, service, or activity CUSTOMER SATISFACTION Your satisfaction is our goal! Portland Parks & Recreation strives for 100% on the grounds of race, color, national origin, or disability. To help ensure customer satisfaction. If you are not satisfied with a recreation program or equal access to City programs, services, and activities, the City of Portland service, please let us know. reasonably provides: translation and interpretation services, modifications, INFORMATION HOTLINE accommodations, auxiliary aides and services, and alternative format. For information on other PP&R services & programs, call the Parks INCLUSION Information Hotline at 503-823-PLAY (7529), Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm. The Inclusion Services Program provides accommodations to participants INCLEMENT WEATHER with disability or specific needs to allow everyone to take part in PP&R activities that are in their chronological age group. Activities are done in an If the City of Portland public school districts (Portland Public, Parkrose, David Douglas, Reynolds, and Centennial) are closed because of weather inclusive setting. conditions, PP&R classes and youth basketball in those school districts STEPS FOR INCLUSION SERVICES • First determine your desired activity and site location. PP&R has many may be canceled. We recommend that you check in with your community activities at various Community Centers, SUN Community Schools, swim centers for the latest information about individual registered programs and activities. Some recreation programs may run as conditions and instructor pools. Each site has a catalog with the classes and activities that are available. Contact the site to request a catalog or pick one up in person. availability allow. Decisions to operate on a specific site basis are made when it is determined that all programs may operate safely. Call the specific PP&R • The next step is to register. When registering, let it be known that facility for information and opening/closing times. you will need accommodation. If you are unsure what to register for,


REGISTER NOW ONLINE at PortlandParks.org – Click on the “Register” top tab. Search for classes by age, category, location, or keyword – or narrow your search by specific activity or course number. PHONE – Complete this registration form and call any PP&R site using the phone numbers on the map pages. You may also phone in your registration to the PP&R Customer Service Hotline at 503-823-2525, MondayFriday, 8:30am-5:15pm. Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover Card accepted with phone-in registration. MAIL – Mail your completed registration form to the program center address. Include full payment by check payable to the City of Portland. Mail-in registration is also received at the PP&R Customer Service Center, 1134 SW Fifth Ave, Portland, OR 97204. IN PERSON – Any PP&R facility is able to process your registration, including the Customer Service Center located in the lobby of the Portland Building at 1134 SW Fifth Ave. All Community Centers are open for walk-in registration during business hours. CHECK ONE

New Customer

Taken class with PP&R before

Main Contact Name _______________________________________

My account information has changed

Birthdate _______________

M____ F____

Home Address ________________________________________________________________________ City/St/Zip _______________________________________________ Home Phone (_________)________________________________________________ Work Phone (_________)_________________________________________________ Cell Phone (_________)_____________________________________________ Email Address _______________________________________________________________ Emergency Contact Name & Phone Number ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ Portland Parks & Recreation welcomes individuals with disabilities and special needs into programs. Please describe any accommodations needed for successful inclusion: _____________________________________________________________________________________________

PARTICIPANT INFORMATION Name (last, first)

Birthdate

M/F

Class Title

Course #

Class Location

NON-RESIDENTS of the City of Portland pay a 40% surcharge. Or you may purchase a nonresident pass at the amounts listed below. List pass price or 40% surcharge in column at right and add to your total.

I already have a non-resident pass. Duration ______-month Purchase date ______/______/______ Passholder name ________________________________________________________________________________________________

Start Date

Subtotal 40% non-resident surcharge or pass price

I need a pass. Circle one: 3-month | 6-month | 9-month Circle one: Individual | Family Name of person(s) needing pass ______________________________________________________________________________ 3-month pass: individual $25; family $50 | 6-month pass: individual $45; family $90

9-month pass: individual $65; family $130

I do not want a pass. I choose to pay the 40% surcharge.

PAYMENT INFORMATION

 CHECK

Check number_____________________

(make check payable to the City of Portland)

Registration by credit card is available by phone, in-person, or online.

TOTAL

Cost


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Matt Dishman Community Center - Spring/Summer 2018  
Matt Dishman Community Center - Spring/Summer 2018