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spring break

camps

march 26 - 30, 201 2

preschool Visual Arts youth swimming outdoor

register

online at www.strathcona.ca/recreation or walk into any recreation facility beginning February 23


swimming level finishers Sea Otter to Red Cross Swim Kids level 9/10 are level finishers

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These spring break programs are for children who have already registered for a level and are working to complete a few skills before moving on to the next level. Exceptions to this are the non-evaluated programs Starfish & Duck.

Monday March 26 to Friday March 30 (5 classes) Kinsmen Leisure Centre Starfish & Duck $28.00 Sea Turtle & Sea Otter $31.00 Red Cross 7 - 10 $39.00 Starfish

Duck

18M+

8:30 - 9 am

Crocodile 3Y+

76104

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Sea Turtle

2Y+

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3Y+

Salamander 3Y+

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Sunfish 3Y+

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8:45 - 9:15 am 76101 10 - 10:30 am 76102 10:45 - 11:15 am 76103

8:30 - 9 am 9:45 - 10:15 am 10 - 10:30 am

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76097 9 - 9:45 am 10:30 - 11:15 am 76098 76099 11:15 - 12 pm

9 - 9:45 am 76111 9:45 - 10:30 am 76112 10:30 - 11:15 am 76113

Whale 3Y+

Red Cross level 1 6Y+

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Red Cross level 2 6Y+

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Red Cross level 3 6Y+

Red Cross level 4 6Y+

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

76075 76073 76074

9:15 - 10 am 76078 10:45 - 11:30 am 76076 11:15 - 12 pm 76077

9:15 - 10 am 76079 10:30 - 11:15 am 76080 11:15 - 12:00 pm 76081

Red Cross level 7 6Y+

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Red Cross level 8 6Y+

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Red Cross level 9/10

9:45 - 10:45 am

76091

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8:45 - 9:30 am 9:45 - 10:30 am

76114 76115

Red Cross level 5 6Y+

Red Cross level 6 6Y+

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8:45 - 9:30 am 76085 9:15 - 10 am 76086 11:00 - 11:45 am 76087

Sea Otter

9:30 - 10 am 76062 10:15 - 10:45 am 76063

10 - 10:45 am 76060 11:15 - 12:00 pm 76061

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3Y+

All others $34.00

9:30 - 10:15 am 76088 10:30 - 11:15 am 76089

10:15 - 11:15 am 76090

Stroke improvement – basic Stroke improvement course for children who have taken Red Cross Swim levels 3 to 5 and need some extra practice on swim strokes to complete their individual level. Remember to bring your report card to the first lesson. Age: 6Y+ Kinsmen Leisure Centre Pool Deck Mar 26 to Mar 30 Mon - Fri 76107 9 - 9:45 am $34.00 76108 3 - 3:45 pm

Stroke improvement – developer Stroke improvement course for children who have taken Red Cross Swim levels 6 to 7 and need some extra practice on swim strokes to complete their individual level. Remember to bring your report card to the first lesson. Age: 6Y+ Kinsmen Leisure Centre Pool Deck Mar 26 to Mar 30 Mon - Fri 76109 10:45 - 11:30 am $34.00 76110 3:45 - 4:30 pm

Stroke improvement – advanced Stroke improvement course for children who have taken Red Cross Swim levels 8 to 10 and need some extra practice on swim strokes to complete their individual level. Remember to bring your report card to the first lesson. Age: 6Y+ Kinsmen Leisure Centre Pool Deck Mar 26 to Mar 30 Mon - Fri 76105 9:45 - 10:30 am $34.00 76106 11:15 - 12 pm

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76082 9:00 - 9:45 am 10:30 - 11:15 am 76084 11:15 - 12:00 pm 76083

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10:00 - 11:00 am 76092

Instructor Development

Bronze Cross

Learn more advanced skills required to prevent and respond to aquatic emergencies. Build on rescue techniques and teamwork learned in Bronze Medallion. Sign up after you have completed your Bronze Medallion. Attendance is essential. Prerequisite: Bronze medallion Kinsmen Leisure Centre 76059

Pool Deck Mar 26 to Mar 30 3 - 7 pm

Mon - Fri $139 .00

Assistant water safety instructor

This course consists of 2 parts. Part 1: This 30 hour course covers the foundation of instructional skills and is a prerequisite for the Water Safety Instructor course. Part 2: Upon completion of part 1, each candidate must sucessfully complete 8 hours of assistant teaching and 8 individual study assignments. It is the responsibility of each participant to arrange their assistant teaching at a facility of their choosing. Part 2 will need to be completed within six months of completing Part 1. Attendance is essential. Please note: if you choose to fullfill your practicum hours at our facility, the practicum spots coincide with our lesson schedule and will require the candidate to attend a full session of lessons (approx. 24 hours). Spots are limited. Assistant Water Safety Instructors have two years to become Water Safety Instructors. Prerequisite: 15Y+ Kinsmen Leisure Centre 76923

Classroom Mar 26 to Mar 30 9 am - 4 pm

Mon - Fri $225 .00


swimming Continued One-on-fun swimming lessons For all ages and levels! This is an excellent opportunity for individuals who want customized swim instruction or swimmers who have taken lessons before but need to practice a few skills to complete a level. Choose multiple one-on-fun sessions (a full session of private lessons), or take a single one-on-fun swimming lesson. Multiple one-on-fun lesson spots can be viewed on line at www.strathcona.ab.ca/recreation or call the Kinsmen Leisure Centre at 464-2112 for available times.

outdoors

Please ensure all snacks & lunches are nut-free.

Transportation will be provided from the Sherwood Park Arena leaving at 8:30 am and arriving back at 4:30 pm. Supervision will be provided at the Sherwood Park Arena from 8 - 8:30 am and 4:30 - 5 pm; a charge for late pickup will apply.

Outdoor fun for teens

Spring active day...for kids

Calling all teens interested in the outdoors, leadership and fun! Over the two days you will have a blast doing cooperative games, orienteering, team builidng and learning cool camping skills (firelighting, shelter building, camp cooking). We know you will have so much fun that you will register in our summer Junior Outdoor Leadership program (see spring guide for details).

Join the SWC staff for a fun day of outdoor programs - especially designed for kids ages 8 - 16. Bring a picnic lunch (hot dogs or a bag lunch), a change of clothing, your running shoes and a smile. Programs include orienteering, lunch around a camp fire, cooperative games and predator prey.

Age: 10Y - 18Y Strathcona Wilderness Centre 77988

Information Centre #2 Max 40 Mar 27 to Mar 28 Tue/Wed 9 - 4 pm $90.00

Age: 8Y - 16Y Strathcona Wilderness Centre 77989

Information Centre #2 Max 40 Mar 29 Thu 9 - 4 pm $40 .00

registration Registration for spring break programs starts Thursday, February 23 at 7 a.m. Register online or at Millennium Place at 7 a.m. Register at Recreation Administration, Kinsmen Leisure Centre & Glen Allan Recreation Complex at 8:30 a.m. Register at The Strathcona Wilderness Centre at 9 a.m. For more information visit www.strathcona.ca/recreation or call 780-467-2211.

The Spring Recreation Guide is coming the last week of February. • Registration starts March 8 for Preschool, Culture, Wellness and Outdoor programs. • Registration starts March 15 for Swimming programs. Full details online www.strathcona.ca/recreation Questions? weekdays 780-467-2211 weekends 780-416-3300


Visual Arts

Please ensure all snacks & lunches are nut-free.

Customize the perfect art experience for the young artists in your family! Pick as many mornings and afternoons as you like, and let your child expand their imagination over spring break. Art projects are adjusted to suit each age level, and fun activities and games are paired with the art to engage and inspire kids. Themes and projects change each time, so each program is unique!

Where Smeltzer House cost $25 / program (all supplies included) max 15 kids / program

please bring

•art shirt, or dress in old clothes – we get messy! •indoor shoes, outdoor shoes & warm clothes

(we play outside at breaks, weather permitting) •snack & drinks (lunch if registered in both am & pm) no nuts!

Pre-care & post-care: Pre-care will be available from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m., and post-care from 4 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. We really appreciate how timely parents have been picking up their kids, as our facility closes at 4:30 p.m. Lunchtime supervision: Available and FREE for those registered for both morning and afternoon programs on the same day. Full day registration: Register your child in both morning and afternoon programs – they each have a different registration number. Please confirm your registration to ensure that your child has secured a spot in both.

Registering for a whole day? Choose one morning and one afternoon program.

5 to 7 yr olds Fri, Mar 23

Mon, Mar 26

Tue, Mar 27

Wed, Mar 28

Thu, Mar 29

Fri, Mar 30

Morning 9 - 12 pm

Painting #77968 Lower Lounge

Fairy Tale Art #77950 Lower Lounge

Animal Art #77975 Lower Lounge

Painting #77970 Lower Lounge

Fairy Tale Art #77952 Lower Lounge

Animal Art #77977 Lower Lounge

Or try... 9 - 12 pm

Superhero Art #77962 Clay Hut

Sculpture #77981 Clay Hut

Drawing #77957 Clay Hut

Superhero Art #77964 Clay Hut

Sculpture #77983 Clay Hut

Drawing #77959 Clay Hut

Lunchtime 12 - 1p.m.

Kids registered all day, please bring your lunch (no nuts!)

Afternoon 1 - 4 pm

Sculpture #77980 Clay Hut

Drawing #77956 Clay Hut

Superhero Art #77963 Clay Hut

Sculpture #77982 Clay Hut

Drawing #77958 Clay Hut

Superhero Art #77965 Clay Hut

Or try... 1 - 4pm

Animal Art #77974 Lower Lounge

Painting #77969 Lower Lounge

Fairy Tale Art #77951 Lower Lounge

Animal Art #77976 Lower Lounge

Painting #77971 Lower Lounge

Fairy Tale Art #77953 Lower Lounge

Mon, Mar 26

Tue, Mar 27

Wed, Mar 28

Thu, Mar 29

Fri, Mar 30

Fairy Tale Art #77954 Upper Lounge

Painting #77972 Upper Lounge

Animal Art #77979 Upper Lounge

Drawing #77961 Upper Lounge

Superhero Art #77967 Upper Lounge

8 to 10 yr olds Fri, Mar 23 Morning 9 - 12 pm

Sculpture #77984 Upper Lounge

Lunchtime 12 - 1pm Afternoon 1 - 4 pm

Animal Art #77978 Upper Lounge

Drawing #77960 Upper Lounge

Kids registered all day, please bring your lunch (no nuts!) Superhero Art #77966 Upper Lounge

Sculpture #77985 Upper Lounge

Fairy Tale Art #77955 Upper Lounge

Painting #77973 Upper Lounge

Program info Animal Art Explore the most beautiful or interesting animals in the kingdom! Fairy Tale Art Discover once upon a time, and create 2D & 3D characters using all sorts of materials. Drawing Try out lots of tools, papers and colors! Painting Have fun using color to express yourself! Superhero Art Have fun creating superheros & heroines, secret identity challenges and more! Sculpture Build sculptures out of plasticene, clay and other materials. (Please note: Clay pieces will not be kiln fired. Interested in clay programs with kiln fired work? Check out our registered kids programs from Sept – June) Questions about Culture Programs? Call 780-464-2023


preschool

Please ensure all snacks & lunches are nut-free.

Spring sprouts

Spring-tastic

This mini-camp is a great way to spend Spring Break! Children will sample preschool fun in a variety of Spring themed crafts, stories and preschool playground time.Your child will play the day away with new friends while you take some time for yourself! Note: Please send a nut-free snack. Also, please bring a pair of clean indoor shoes.There is no precare or post-care provided for this program. Age: 3Y - 5Y Kinsmen Leisure Centre Park View Room 77993 Mar 26 to Mar 28 Mon /Wed 9 - 12 pm $50.00 77996 Mar 26 to Mar 28 Mon/Wed 1 - 4 pm $50.00

Celebrate the arrival of spring in this program. This mini-camp will keep your child active with games, art, physical activity and indoor and outdoor play. Note: Please send a bag lunch and a light nut-free snack. Also, please bring a pair of clean indoor shoes.There is no pre-care or post-care offered for this program. Age: 5Y - 7Y Kinsmen Leisure Centre Lake View Room 77997 Mar 27 Tue 9 - 4 pm $58.00 77998 Mar 29 Thu 9 - 4 pm $58.00

youth

Please ensure all snacks & lunches are nut-free.

Spring Fever (6Y - 9Y) For the convenience of working parents, one hour of pre-care from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and one half hour of post-care from 4 p.m. to 4:30p.m. will be available. Please ensure all snacks and lunches are nut-free. Outdoor adventures

Play, bowl, splash

Spend the day outside, snow, rain or shine! We will head out to the Strathcona Wilderness Centre for outdoor sports, games and adventurous activities! Please remember a bagged lunch, two snacks and a water bottle and dress for the weather. Age: 6Y - 9Y Glen Allan Recreation Complex Foyer Max 30 77096 Mar 26 Mon 9 - 4 pm $40.00

The fun starts off at Glen Allen Recreation Complex and then off to the bowling alley for two games followed by a swim. Please remember to bring a bagged lunch, two snacks, water bottle, clean sneakers, bathing suit, towel and change for a locker. Age: 6Y - 9Y Glen Allan Recreation Complex Sports Grill Max 30 77099 Mar 27 Tue 9 - 4 pm $40.00 77097 Mar 29 Thu 9 - 4 pm $40.00

Glowin’ Golf The fun and games start off at Glen Allen Recreation Complex and then off to West Edmonton Mall for black light mini-golf. Please remember to bring a bagged lunch, two snacks, water bottle and clean sneakers. Age: 6Y - 9Y Glen Allan Recreation Complex Foyer Max 30 77098 Mar 28 Wed 9 - 4 pm $40.00

Mad science Kids will enjoy a thrill a minute at Telus World of Science. Please remember to bring a bagged lunch, two snacks and a water bottle. Age: 6Y - 9Y Glen Allan Recreation Complex 77100

Sports Grill Mar 30 9 - 4 pm

Max 30 Fri $40.00

Spring break - adventure camp For the convenience of working parents, one hour of pre-care from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. and one half hour of post-care from 4 p.m. to 4:30p.m will be available. Please note: ensure all snacks and lunches are nut-free. Get off the couch and get involved this Spring break! Spend the day at Millennium swimming, skating, playing in the gym and on the soccer fields.You can also check out the new Youth area at Millennium Place that offer great activities like a pool table, XBox Kinect, a light wall and much more! Please remember to bring a bagged lunch, two snacks, water bottle, indoor shoes, bathing suit, towel and change for a locker. Skating opportunites on Tuesday and Thursday. Age: 8Y - 12Y Millennium Place 77101

Activity Room 1 Mar 26 to Mar 30 9 - 4 pm

Max 30 Mon - Fri $185.00


Spring break booklet