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Ucluelet Parks & Recreation Department

Winter Program Supplement

preschool programs aquatics/aquafit kids programs yoga/fitness general interest CURRENT PROGRAMS & SCHEDULES: JANUARY 10 - MARCH 17 REGISTRATION BEGINS JANUARY 6! Need help registering for programs? Call 250 726-7772 or drop by Ucluelet Community Centre, 500 Matterson Drive

www.ucluelet.ca


Preschool Programs

Aquatics

RAINFOREST DANCERS PRESCHOOL SCHEDULE

Participants will explore basic movement skills through all sounds of music! Fine and large motor skills, from hand and feet co-ordination to skipping, bouncing, jumping, hopping, galloping, rolling & twirling. Preschool classes develop musical awareness, expression and creativity. Themed classes encourage class participation, focus and confidence that prepare students for entry to the PrePrimary and primary dance levels. All preschool dance classes taught by Gabby Springett (Age 1.5-3 yrs & parent)

10:00 - 10:30 am $45 (6 sessions)

MOVEMENT THROUGH MUSIC Level 1 (Age 3+) For the beginner dancer. Wednesdays, Jan 12 - Mar 16 UCC Fitness Studio

10:45 - 11:15 am $86 (10 sessions)

MOVEMENT THROUGH MUSIC Level 2

(Age 4+) For the beginner dancer who has had one year of experience being in an organized activity. Wednesdays, Jan 12 - Mar 16 UCC Fitness Studio

11:30 am - noon $86 (10 sessions)

LITTLE PURPLE DRAGONS Age 4+

Purple Dragon Don Jitsu Ryu is a martial art, modern in concept yet ancient in origin. Don Jitsu Ryu blends Karate, Jiu-Jitsu, Judo, Tae Kwon Do, and Kung Fu. Children will learn discipline, confidence, and respect while learning basic punching and kicking techniques. No previous experience required Mondays & Wednesdays, Jan 10 - Mar 9 (no class Feb 7 & Feb 9) 3:00 - 3:45 pm UCC Main Hall $160 (16 sessions) Instructor: Ian Shu

PARENT & BABY YOGA

Baby will love the gentle massage, playful postures and social contact that stimulates physical and emotional development. Moms will love the bending & stretching practice to help breathe herself back into shape after delivery. Suitable for moms after post-partum healing (6-8 weeks), dads & pre-mobile babies. Pre-registration is mandatory for this class Tuesdays, January 11 - February 15 Noon - 1:00 pm $54 (6 sessions)

UCC Fitness Studio Instructor: Dede Monette

PRE-SCHOOL YOGA Age 3-5

A playful yoga class that allows your child to develop physical awareness, coordination skills, focus and emotional awareness. This class uses story telling and exciting props to enhance your child’s imaginative world. Pre-registration is mandatory for this class. Tuesdays, January 11 - February 15 1:15 - 2:00 pm $48 (6 sessions)

SEA TURTLE 30-36 mos

1:00 - 1:30 pm

$60 (8 sessions)

SALAMANDER/SUNFISH *LEVEL 1* 1:30 - 2:00 pm

CROCODILE/WHALE *LEVEL 2* Age 3-5

2:00 - 2:30 pm

$60 (8 sessions) $60 (8 sessions)

STARFISH/DUCK *PARENT & TOT*

Up to 30 mos 2:30 - 3:00 pm $50 (8 sessions) This is a casual class getting babies used to the water and teaching parents skills to teach their chilren how to swim. For babies able to sit up until 30 months.

Swim Kids

LEVEL 7/8 LEVEL 9/10 LEVEL 1 LEVEL 2 LEVEL 3/4 LEVEL 5/6

3:00 - 3:45 pm 3:45 - 4:30 pm 4:30 - 5:00 pm 5:00 - 5:30 pm 5:30 - 6:00 pm 6:00 - 6:30 pm

$75 $75 $60 $60 $60 $60

pls note: all swim times subject to change based on enrollment

*Pre-registration is MANDATORY for swim classes as lessons will be cancelled if minimum enrollment is not met* All SWIM KIDS & AQUATOTS classes taught be Joleen Morrow, certified Red Cross Water Safety Instructor and NLS Lifeguard

Aquafit Age 15-115 Low-impact water exercises to relieve joint stiffness, burn calories, maintain range of motion and increase musular strength, flexibility and cardio-vascular health. Participants must be comfortable in deep water. Minimum registration must be met for this class to run Mondays, January 17 - March 7 Westcoast Motel Pool $56 + HST or $8 drop-in

5:30 - 6:15 pm Instructor: Ashley Little

Big Beach Cinema 500 Matterson Drive, Ucluelet

MOVIE NIGHT HAS CHANGED! Adult movies will now be EVERY THURSDAY Kids movies will be EVERY OTHER FRIDAY & SATURDAY THE SOCIAL NETWORK

UCC Fitness Studio Instructor: Dede Monette

KIDS KALEID FOR TOTS! Age 3-5*

Your child will be “hands on” practicing different forms of art including painting and sculpture. Materials used will be mostly natural or recycled. *Children under 3 years welcome if accompanied by adult Mondays, February 14 - March 7 10:00 - 10:45 am UCC Arts & Crafts Studio $50 (includes all materials) Instructor: Rebekka Lim

PLEASE NOTE:

Ucluelet Playschool is currently full. However, we are compiling an “interest list” of children who would like to enroll in Playschool in September, 2011. If there are enough children, we would be thrilled to offer an additional Playschool session beginning September, 2011. Please contact the front desk at 250 726-7772 or email khodder@ucluelet.ca

More information on upcoming pre-school programs coming soon! Check out our website for regular updates: www.ucluelet.ca

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Aquatots

Age 3-5

PARENT & TOT - INTRO TO DANCE Wednesdays, Jan 19 - Feb 23 UCC Fitness Studio

All Swim Kids & Aquatots classes will take place at the Westcoast Motel Pool (279 Hemlock) Tuesdays & Thursdays, January 11th - February 3rd

Thursday, Jan 13 at 8pm

One night in 2003, in a fury of blogging & programming, what begins in his dorm room soon becomes a global social network and a revolution in communication. A mere six years and 500 million friends later, Mark Zuckerberg is the youngest billionaire in history... but for this entrepreneur, success leads to both personal and legal complications.

FIERCE LIGHT: When Spirit Meets Action Thursday, Jan 20 at 8pm

Fueled by the belief that another world is possible, filmmaker Velcrow Ripper takes us on an inspiring journey into what Martin Luther King called Love in Action, and Gandhi called Soul Force; what Ripper is calling Fierce Light.

NANNY MCPHEE & THE BIG BANG

Friday, Jan 21 at 7pm & Saturday, Jan 22 at 3pm

Nanny McPhee arrives to help a harried young mother who is trying to run the family farm while her husband is away at war, though she uses her magic to teach the woman’s children and their two spoiled cousins five new lessons.

EAT PRAY LOVE

Thursday, January 27 at 8pm

Newly divorced and at a crossroads, Liz Gilbert steps out of her comfort zone & embarks on a journey around the world that becomes a quest for self-discovery. Her travels take her through Italy (food), India (prayer) and Indonesia (balance).

Ucluelet Community Centre

www.ucluelet.ca


Kids Programs

Rainforest Dancers Schedule with Gabrielle Springett

PURPLE DRAGON DON JITSU

NEW STUDENTS! Fridays, January 14 - March 4 (no class Feb 11) Age 6-12 3:00 - 4:00 pm UCC Fitness Studio $70

CLAY ART

Check out our new part-time pottery studio at Ucluelet Community Centre! Rita has been busy thinking up new projects for you to create and exhibit at the Pacific Rim Whale Festival, 25th Anniversary. Get dirty and join the fun for this creative 6 week session! Instructor: Rita Petri AGE 7-9 Thursdays, January 20 - March 3 (no class Feb 10) 2:45 - 4:00 pm UCC Arts & Crafts Room $60 (6 sessions) + $15 material fee to be paid directly to Rita AGE 10-13 Fridays, January 21 - March 4 (no class Feb 11) 2:45 - 4:15 pm UCC Arts & Crafts Room $60 (6 sessions) + $15 material fee to be paid directly to Rita

Tuesdays, January 11 - March 15 (no class Feb 8th) 3:00 - 4:00 pm $86 (9 sessions)

5:00 - 7:00 pm at Ucluelet Community Centre

Mondays & Wednesdays, Jan 10 - Mar 9 (no class Feb 7 & Feb 9) Age 4+ 3:00 - 3:45 pm UCC Main Hall $160 Age 6+ 3:45 - 4:45 pm UCC Main Halll $160 Age 10+ 4:45 - 5:45 pm UCC Main Hall $160

PRE-PRIMARY & PRIMARY DANCE Age 5+

Thursday, January 6th

Instructor: Ian Shu

TUESDAYS in the UCC Fitness Studio

DANCE REGISTRATION DAY:

Ancient in origin yet modern in concept, Don Jitsu Ryu is one of the most practical, effective and complete martial arts fighting systems in the world today. It blends Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu, Aikido and weaponry. The program consists of four main areas; fitness training & stretching, Kata & basics, break-falls, and self defense & sparring. New Students are welcome!

GRADE 2 BALLET Age 8+

Tuesdays, January 11 - March 15 (no class Feb 8th) 4:00 - 5:00 pm $86 (9 sessions)

FESTIVAL REHEARSAL #1 *mandatory* all dances & Duo’s Tuesdays, January 11 - March 15 (no class Feb 8th) 5:00 - 6:00 pm $45 (9 sessions)

INTER-FOUNDATION BALLET Age 11+

Tuesdays, January 11 - March 15 (no class Feb 8th) 6:15 - 7:45 pm $99 (9 sessions)

WEDNESDAYS @ the UAC Hall TEEN BEGINNER BALLET Age 13+

Wednesdays, January 12 - March 16 (no class Feb 9th) 3:15 - 4:15 pm $86 (9 sessions)

POINTE PREP

Wednesdays, January 12 - March 16 (no class Feb 9th) 4:15 - 4:45 pm $67 (9 sessions)

GRADE 4 BALLET Age 11+

Wednesdays, January 12 - March 16 (no class Feb 9th) 4:45 - 5:45 pm $86 (9 sessions)

JAZZ LEVEL 1 Age 8+

Wednesdays, January 12 - March 16 (no class Feb 9th) 5:45 - 6:30 pm $78 (9 sessions)

THE JEWELLERY STUDIO Age 10-13

JAZZ LEVEL 3 Age 13+

Wednesdays, January 19 - March 2 (no class Feb 9th) 3:00 - 4:00 pm UCC Activity Room #2 $52 (6 sessions) Instructor: Melissa Saker

THURSDAYS in the UCC Main Hall

Come express your own unique sense of style, and create some brand new winter bling in the jewellery studio! We’ll be using leather, shells, wire, stones and more to make tons of awesome accessories for girls and boys!

Wednesdays, January 12 - March 16 (no class Feb 9th) 6:30 -8:00 pm $99 (9 sessions)

TEEN JAZZ Age 13+

Thursdays, January 13 - March 17 (no class Feb 10th) 3:15 - 4:15 pm $86 (9 sessions)

KIDS KALEID! Age 5-7

Using mostly recycled and natural materials, this class will focus on sculpture as well as paint technique. Your child will bring home several pieces to be proud of! Mondays, February 14 - March 7 2:45 - 3:30 pm UCC Arts & Crafts Studio $50 (includes all materials) Instructor: Rebekka Lim

NEW!

SELF EXPRESSION THROUGH ART & YOGA Age 13-16

Starting with a 15 min. yoga focus, students will begin with several fresh canvases, and will learn to express thoughts and emotions through paint technique. Please bring a yoga mat if possible. Thursdays, February 17 - March 10 7:30 - 8:30 pm $60 (includes all materials)

UCC Arts & Crafts Studio Rebekka Lim & Jodeyn Grills

FOIL FENCING For Beginners Age 12+

FESTIVAL REHEARSAL #2 *mandatory* “Cotton Eye Joe” only Thursdays, January 13 - March 17 (no class Feb 10th) 4:15 - 4:45 pm $27 (9 sessions)

GRADE 4 BALLET Age 11+

Thursdays, January 13 - March 17 (no class Feb 10th) 4:45 - 5:45 pm $86 (9 sessions)

JAZZ LEVEL 2 Age 8+

Thursdays, January 13 - March 17 (no class Feb 10th) 5:45 - 7:00 pm $94 (9 sessions)

INTER-FOUNDATION BALLET

Thursdays, January 13 - March 17 (no class Feb 10th) 7:00 - 8:30 pm $99 (9 sessions)

NEW!

Often described as physical chess, the sport of fencing challenges the mind and the body, builds confidence, coordination and physical fitness. The beginner class will introduce basic balance, footwork and posture. Soft-soled shoes and loose clothing. Mondays, January 17 - March 7 UAC Hall $100 + HST (8 sessions)

Don’t Wait...REGISTER

7:00 - 8:00 pm Instructor: Myles Morrison

NOW!

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soccer

Sometimes we have to cancel great programs with talented instructors if we don’t meet our minimum registration. Please register as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

January 22 League Resumes (weather dependent) March 19 No Game March 26 No Game April 9 Soccer Day!

Cancellation decisions are made 3-7 days prior to start date. (Some exceptions may apply)

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More information on upcoming kids and youth programs coming soon, including Meet the Masters art programs, cooking classes, drop-ins and more! Check out our website for regular updates: www.ucluelet.ca

Ucluelet Community Centre

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Yoga/Fitness

PURPLE DRAGON DON JITSU Age14+

ASHTANGA VINYASA FLOW YOGA

All Levels Workout with Yoga! Continuous flow builds heat as we learn to balance strength, alignment & flexibility. Learn arm balances, inversions and backbends as we integrate greater levels of challenge. Multi-level approach enables progression appropriate to each student. Mondays, Jan 17 - March 7 UCC Fitness Studio $80 & HST or $12 drop-in (8 sessions)

6:00 - 7:30 pm Instructor: Flickerine Stevens

All Levels This morning class will take you through a yoga workout designed to stretch and strengthen the whole body and bring a calm focus to the rest of your day. All Levels. Beginners Welcome! 9:00 - 10:00 am Instructor: Flickerine Stevens

YOGA 55+

Gentle stretches, deep relaxation and proper breathing techniques will allow the body and mind to come alive with new energy while at the same time maintaining a fit and healthy nervous system. Pre-registration is mandatory for this class. Tuesdays, Jan 11 - Feb 15 UCC Fitness Studio $54 + HST (6 sessions)

Instructor: Ian Shu Mondays, Jan 10 - March 7 8:00 - 9:00 pm UCC Main Hall $90 + HST

Wednesdays, Jan 12 - March 9 8:00 - 9:00 pm UCC Main Hall $90 + HST

KICKBOXING Age 14+

WAKE UP WITH YOGA!

Tuesdays, Jan 18 - March 8 UCC Fitness Studio $70 & HST or $10 drop-in (8 sessions)

Ancient in origin yet modern in concept, Don Jitsu Ryu is one of the most practical, effective and complete martial arts fighting systems in the world today. It blends Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu, Aikido and weaponry.

10:30 - 11:30 am Instructor: Dede Monette

Kick and punch your way to a new level of fitness! Get fit, toned and build muscles you never knew you had in this intense one hour class. Trial class on the first day if you’d like to try it out before signing up. This class now takes place twice/week. Instructor: Ian Shu Mondays, Jan 10 - March 7 7:00 - 8:00 pm UCC Main Hall $72 + HST or $10 drop in

Wednesdays, Jan 12 - March 9 7:00 - 8:00 pm UCC Main Hall $72 + HST or $10 drop in

ADULT/SENIOR CHI GONG

The 8 Essential Standing Exercises of Chi Gong will give you greater strength and balance in a gentle, flowing exercise style. Natural antiaging and detoxifying, greater flexibility and range of motion are just a few of the benefits you can expect from this weekly practice. Wednesdays, Jan 12 - end of May UAC Hall $40 + HST

10:30 - 11:30 am Instructor: Jan Draeseke

RESTORATIVE YOGA

All Levels This gentle, all levels class is ideal for those with chronic pain, pre/post natal moms, seniors or those looking to unwind and acheive deep relaxation. Passive, long-held postures, deep stretches and breathing techniques. Dissolve tension, tightness & relieve anxiety and fatigue. Wednesdays, Jan 19 - March 9 UCC Fitness Studio $69 + HST or $10 drop-in (8 sessions)

5:45 - 6:45 pm Instructor: Ashley Little

POWER YOGA All Levels

Increase strength, stamina, flexibility, and mental focus in this all levels class. Designed to build internal heat and rid the body of toxins, tension, and anxiety as well as developing core strength. Wednesdays, Jan 19 - March 9 UCC Fitness Studio $69 + HST or $10 drop-in (8 sessions)

7:00 - 8:00 pm Instructor: Ashley Little

DOG OBEDIENCE

Age 18+ Both you and your dog will learn valuable techniques for daily home practice in this 7-week course. Training your dog requires hard work and committment; but you will not regret it! For the first class, leave your dog at home but be sure to bring vaccination papers. Dogs 6 months and up. Tuesdays, January 25 - March 8 UAC Hall (1510 Peninsula Rd) $75 + HST (7 sessions)

6:00 - 6:45 pm Instructor: Tammi MacKinnon

INTRO TO PAINTING WITH ACRYLICS

FOUNDATIONS OF YOGA Beginner/Intermediate

This course teaches the fundamentals of yoga. You will discover how to adjust the postures to your changing needs in order to reduce injury and receive the greatest benefit. This class will give you the tools to approach any yoga class effectively and safely. Thursdays, Jan 20 - March 10 UCC Fitness Studio $80 + HST or $12 drop-in (8 sessions)

General Interest

5:30 - 7:00 pm Instructor: Flickerine Stevens

Age 14+ A short course designed to assist students in the early stages of learning to paint artistically. The medium used will be acrylics, with references to using oils and water colours. Topics will include: sketching, creating a colour wheel, choosing brushes and painting surfaces, layering & finishing. Tuesdays, Jan 25 - Mar 1 7:30 - 9:00 pm UCC Arts & Crafts Studio Instructor: Elgin Ambrose $65 + HST includes all materials (6 sessions)

SUNDAY DRAWING GROUP LATIN CARDIO WORKOUT

Get your daily cardio workout by dancing! In this high energy, exciting class we will enjoy the rhythms of Latin music with steps to salsa, cha cha, merengue and more! Basic steps set to simple choreography at a low/ med tempo but will include modification for higher intensity. Drop-in only. Mondays & Thursdays, Jan 17 - Mar 17 UCC FItness Studio $9 drop-in (no registration for this class)

7:30 - 8:30 pm Instructor: Lyvi Rivera

BASIC STEP CLASS Age 14+

Join Maria in this fun, overall workout utilizing a STEP. This workout starts with a warm-up followed by a STEP workout using easy to follow STEP choreography that will keep you moving to the beat of the music while working up a sweat! Instructor: Maria Kaiser Tuesdays, Jan 18 - March 8 7:15 - 8:15 am UCC Fitness Studio $80 + HST or $12 drop-in

Saturdays, Jan15 - March 5 10:00 - 11:00 am UCC Fitness Studio $80 + HST or $12 drop-in

FOIL FENCING Beginner & Advanced Classes!

NEW!

Often described as physical chess, the sport of fencing challenges the mind and the body, builds confidence, coordination and physical fitness. The beginner class will introduce basic balance, footwork and posture. Please wear soft-soled shoes and loose clothing. Beginner Class: Mondays, January 17 - March 7 UAC Hall $100 + HST (8 sessions)

7:00 - 8:00 pm Instructor: Myles Morrison

En Garde Class (Intermediate/Advanced): Mondays, January 17 - March 7 8:15 - 9:30 pm UAC Hall Instructor: Myles Morrison $100 + HST (8 sessions)

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Age 14+ Designed for those adults interested in meeting regularly to practice, develop and enhance their artistic skills in a non-judgmental, supportive environment. Type of artistic experiences would be at the discretion of the group and could include still-life studies, figurative sessions, group projects, sculpture in nature, etc. Sundays, Jan 16 - Mar13 UCC Arts & Crafts Studio $40 + HST

1:00 - 3:00 pm Led by Eligin Ambrose

NEEDLE FELTING

Age 15+ Learn the great technique of needle felting! Take pieces of fleece and transform them into anything you can imagine! This class will teach you how to use needle felting to make little farm animals. Don’t miss out on a fun afternoon to learn a new way to use wool! Saturday, January 22 UCC Arts & Crafts Studio Cost TBD (will include supplies)

1:00 - 3:00 pm Instructor from Knits by the Sea

DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY 101

This 2-hour session will fast-track you through the confusion of your camera manual. Topics covered will include white balance, ISO, shooting raw, histograms and formatting cards. All levels of photographers welcome – Bring your digital camera. Saturday, January 29 UCC Arts & Crafts Studio $40 + HST

2:00 - 4:00 pm Instructor: Marilyn McEwen

POKER NIGHT

Poker Night is back so bring your poker face and play to win great prizes at the ANAF!

Ucluelet Community Centre

Fridays, 7:00 pm at the Army and Navy (1708 Peninsula Rd) $10 buy-in, Age 19+

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Ucluelet Parks & Recreation Winter 2011 Supplement