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Amazing Athletes | age 4-6
Utilize the movements of sports to help your little athlete meet, master and exceed their motor development milestones.
January 11, 2023 to February 15, 2023, Rogers Elementary
February 22, 2023 to March 22, 2023, Rogers Elementary
Copycat Drinks | grades 5-8
Do you love the pink drink at Starbucks or the teas at Caribou? We'll make four copycat beverages, and you'll even get to go home with an official shaker and the recipes.
Tuesday, March 7, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Friday, March 17, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Aikido for the Beginner and Beyond
Aikido is a traditional Japanese martial art that has no tournaments or competitions. Its focus is on mental and physical discipline through hand-to-hand, sword, and staff techniques, and is for people of all abilities.
January 5, 2023 to February 16, 2023, Handke Center
February 23, 2023 to April 6, 2023, Handke Center
April 13, 2023 to May 25, 2023, Handke Center
Spring Cupcakes | grades 5-8
Spring has sprung! Celebrate the warmer weather by decorating some premade cupcakes. You will use piping bags and flower nails as we practice different techniques that fit the spring theme. You will take home 12 decorated cupcakes in a cupcake box for easy transportation.
Monday, May 22, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Wednesday, May 24, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Basketball Basics | age 3-4
Introduce your young athlete to the basics of dribbling, passing, and shooting in a fun and non-competitive environment.
March 2-23, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Basketball Basics | age 5-6
Introduce your young athlete to the basics of dribbling, passing, and shooting in a fun and non-competitive environment.
March 2-23, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Basketball Basics | age 7-8
Introduce your young athlete to the basics of dribbling, passing, and shooting in a fun and non-competitive environment.
March 2-23, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Copycat Drinks | grades 6-8
Do you love to go to Caribou and Starbucks? Have you ever wanted to make your own favorite beverages, but cheaper? We'll make four copycat drink recipes, and you'll even get to go home with an official drink shaker!
Monday, March 13, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Tuesday, March 14, 2023, Zimmerman Middle/High School
Tuesday, March 21, 2023, Salk Middle School
DIY Bird Feeder
Calling all bird lovers! Bring the joy of feeding and watching winter birds not only to your own yard but also to a local senior building. You'll make two bird feeders for yourself and two to donate to a senior living facility. The birds will love you, and you'll also help brighten someone else's day!
Monday, February 20, 2023, Handke Center
Rock Cacti | grades 3-5
Don't have a green thumb? This craft is perfect for you! Add some "life" to your room with these little rock cacti. The best part is that they won't need sunlight or water. You will take home three mini terracotta pots holding their rock cacti.
Monday, April 10, 2023, Westwood Elementary
Spring Cupcakes | grades 6-8
Spring has sprung! Celebrate the warmer weather by decorating some premade cupcakes. You will use piping bags and flower nails as we practice different techniques that fit the spring theme. You will take home 12 decorated cupcakes in a cupcake box for easy transportation.
Thursday, May 18, 2023, Salk Middle School
Thursday, May 25, 2023, Zimmerman Middle/High School
Tuesday, May 30, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Career Exploration Fair - grades 9-12
Have you ever wondered what direction you want to take in life after High School? The Career Exploration Fair can help you discover career options and point you in the right direction! Gather information and talk with professionals in a variety of career fields.
Monday, February 27, 2023, Elk River High School
Cookie Bake & Decorate
Get ready to measure, mix, and bake. This is a two-part class. The first night, we will make the sugar cookie dough from scratch, shape with our cookie cutters, and bake. The second night, we will learn some fun new frosting techniques to decorate our cookies. You'll leave with approximately 2 dozen decorated cookies.
December 13-15, 2022, Elk River High School
Cookie Decorating Party | age 12 months-Kindergarten entry w/parent
Come to our kitchen and use your creativity to decorate pre-purchased sugar cookies!
Saturday, December 17, 2022, Handke Center
Card Game Club
In this three-part class, discover and play a different card game each week. We will spend the beginning of class reviewing how to play the game, then play as many rounds as we can while we perfect our skills. Light refreshments will be served while enjoying a fun night with friends.
December 27, 2022 to February 28, 2023, Handke Center
Chess Club | grades K-8
Amaze your friends and impress your opponents! Increase your IQ while having fun playing chess and competing for prizes. Learn from Twin Cities Chess Club instructors who have years of teaching experience.
January 7, 2023 to February 25, 2023, Handke Center
March 18, 2023 to May 13, 2023, Handke Center
Keychains with Friends | grades 5-8
Grab your friends and meet us after school to make some key chains! These will be perfect for your airpods, school ID, backpack, and, of course, your keys! We will use polymer clay beads, silicone bubble beads, letter beads, and other charms to create two customized keychains ready to clip onto whatever you choose!
Wednesday, April 19, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Monday, April 24, 2023, Rogers Middle School
College Planning 101
Learn how to prepare your child and your family for college logistically, academically, and financially. The power is in your hands to make smart decisions about this next big step in your student's life.
Monday, March 6, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Ceramics: Clay Exploration | grades K-4
Get the feel of working with clay! Experiment with a variety of methods including hand building, coil, slab and wheel throwing, and finish your project using one of many glazing colors or techniques.
March 13, 2023 to May 22, 2023, Handke Center
Ceramics: Clay Exploration | grades 4-8
Get the feel of working with clay! Experiment with a variety of methods including hand building, coil, slab, and wheel throwing, and finish your project using one of many glazing colors or techniques.
March 13, 2023 to May 22, 2023, Handke Center
Ceramics: Clay Exploration
Experience the tactile art of working with clay! Designed for every level of artist, you'll start with a hand building project to learn some basic techniques and progress to throwing on a pottery wheel.
December 6, 2022 to February 21, 2023, Handke Center
February 28, 2023 to May 9, 2023, Handke Center
March 13, 2023 to May 22, 2023, Handke Center
Ceramics: Intermediate - Form and Function | age 16+
Improve your craft and push your creative limits! During this 2.5-hour intensive class, you will learn the importance of form and function throughout ceramics and apply practical methods and teachings to your work.
February 2, 2023 to March 23, 2023, Handke Center
March 30, 2023 to May 25, 2023, Handke Center
Coloring Enthusiast Club
Coloring can be beneficial for adults, especially for its de-stressing power. The practice generates wellness and quietness. Join us twice a month as we color while listening to relaxing music. You don't need to be an artist to enjoy coloring!
January 9-23, 2023, Handke Center
March 2-9, 2023, Handke Center
Dance: Ballet & Tap - Level 1 | age 3-4
Explore fundamental classic ballet and tap movement skills in an atmosphere of discovery and fun.
March 13, 2023 to May 22, 2023, Handke Center
Dance: Ballet & Tap - Level 2 | age 5-6
Explore fundamental classic ballet and tap movement skills in an atmosphere of discovery and fun.
March 13, 2023 to May 22, 2023, Handke Center
Dance: Ballet & Tap - Level 3 | age 7-8
Explore fundamental classic ballet and tap movement skills in an atmosphere of discovery and fun.
December 5, 2022 to March 6, 2023, Handke Center
March 13, 2023 to May 22, 2023, Handke Center
Keychains with Friends | grades 6-8
Grab your friends and meet us after school to make some key chains! These will be perfect for your airpods, school ID, backpack, and, of course, your keys! We will use polymer clay beads, silicone bubble beads, letter beads, and other charms to create two customized keychains ready to clip onto whatever you choose.
Monday, April 24, 2023, Zimmerman Middle/High School
Wednesday, April 26, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Driver's Education | age 15+
Are you ready to earn your driver's permit and learn to drive? Start by completing the 30 hours of classroom instruction required by the State of Minnesota in our interactive, engaging classroom. Once you have your permit, schedule Behind the Wheel training from our State-licensed and certified instructors. Students must be 15 years old by the last day of classroom instruction. Students must have a Chromebook/laptop for the class. If you need to borrow a computer, please contact our office ASAP.
January 9, 2023 to February 3, 2023, Rogers High School
February 6-17, 2023, Elk River High School
March 6-17, 2023, Zimmerman Middle/High School
April 17-28, 2023, Rogers High School
May 2, 2023 to June 6, 2023, Elk River High School
Portrait Drawing Class | age 16+
Let's draw faces! Learn the skill of portrait drawing using only pen and paper. Bring in some prints of your face or the faces of loved ones. Learn proportions and shading using pen. You'll have time to practice, and the instructor's examples will be available for reference. All tools needed will be provided.
Thursday, March 23, 2023, Handke Center
Don't Worry, Retire Happy
Is Saturday the day you set aside to play golf, spend time with your grandkids or enjoy your hobby? In retirement, every day can be like a Saturday! Will your finances allow it?
Tuesday, May 16, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Lets Cook! Breakfast Egg Muffins and Protein Bites
Kick off the new year by cooking up protein-packed Bacon Cheddar Egg Muffins and Energy Oatmeal Protein Balls, perfect for breakfast or even a late-night snack. You will have your own workstation and set of ingredients.
Thursday, January 12, 2023, Elk River High School
Elevated Grilled Cheese | grades 3-5
Are you ready to up your grilled cheese game? We will make three different types of grilled cheese sandwiches, none of which contain just cheese and bread. Take these recipes and your new-found skills with you to make a perfect after-school snack or weekend munchie at home!
Tuesday, May 9, 2023, Zimmerman Middle/High School
Tuesday, May 16, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Friday, May 19, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Tuesday, May 23, 2023, Salk Middle School
Wednesday, May 31, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Financial Aid 101
Discover what goes into a college's price tag and how to make a plan without a lifetime of debt. Learn why college is an investment, not just an expense. Explore the different forms of financial aid, how to apply for it, and how to read an offer letter. Get tips on what to do now to reduce your college and out-of-pocket costs.
Monday, February 27, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Foster Parenting 101
Do you live in Sherburne County and have an interest in learning about foster parenting? Please join us for an informational presentation by a foster care licensor who will explain the licensing process, supply helpful information, and answer your questions. An experienced foster provider will also be available to provide direct information about what it takes to be a foster parent.
Monday, January 30, 2023, Handke Center
Grateful for Grandparents! | age 2-Kindergarten entry w/grandparent(s)
This class is designed especially for preschoolers and their important grandparents! Spend time together creating simple arts and crafts projects as we celebrate the important role grandparents play in the lives of their grandchildren! There is no cost for grandparents.
Saturday, January 21, 2023, Handke Center
Saturday, February 4, 2023, Handke Center
Saturday, March 11, 2023, Handke Center
Saturday, April 29, 2023, Handke Center
Saturday, May 6, 2023, Handke Center
Grinchmas Celebration
The Grinch once said, "I could use a little social interaction." Step into Whoville and help the Grinch's small heart grow three sizes! Kick off the party with sub sandwiches, chips and drinks. The night will be filled with entertaining games, crafts, prizes and friendship.
Tuesday, December 20, 2022, Handke Center
Home Buying in TODAY's Market
Whether it is your very first home, dream home, or investment property, the home-buying process can be intimidating, especially in TODAY'S market. We'll walk through the ever-changing real estate market and empower you to make educated decisions when purchasing. We will explain the myths of the current real estate market and help you create a plan based on your goals, limitations, timeline, and the market specific to where you are looking to buy. Learn how to personalize the home-buying plan that fits you best.
Tuesday, January 31, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Saturday, February 25, 2023, Handke Center
Skyhawks Basketball | grade 6
B-ball! Buckets! Hoops! Pump up your game in our fun, skill-intensive basketball program for recreational and intermediate players. Build on fundamentals you already know, and understand how sportsmanship and teamwork can help you become a well-rounded player. Skyhawks Sports staff will use skill-based instruction and full-court scrimmages to help you soar on the court!
January 9, 2023 to February 6, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Basketball | grade 7
B-ball! Buckets! Hoops! Pump up your game in our fun, skill-intensive basketball program for recreational and intermediate players. Build on fundamentals you already know, and understand how sportsmanship and teamwork can help you become a well-rounded player. Skyhawks Sports staff will use skill-based instruction and full-court scrimmages to help you soar on the court!
January 11, 2023 to February 1, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Basketball | age 5-7
Work on your basketball skills! Building on progression, practice passing, shooting, dribbling, and defense, and learn teamwork, respect and responsibility.
January 9, 2023 to February 6, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Basketball | grade 8
B-ball! Buckets! Hoops! Pump up your game in our fun, skill-intensive basketball program for recreational and intermediate players. Build on fundamentals you already know, and understand how sportsmanship and teamwork can help you become a well-rounded player. Skyhawks Sports staff will use skill-based instruction and full-court scrimmages to help you soar on the court!
January 12, 2023 to February 2, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Basketball | age 8-10
Work on your basketball skills! Building on progression, we'll practice passing, shooting, dribbling, and defense, and learn teamwork, respect and responsibility.
January 9, 2023 to February 6, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Soccer Camp | age 5-7
Designed for beginner and intermediate players, this camp focuses on dribbling, passing, shooting and ball control. Using a variety of skill-based drills and games, your young athlete will practice soccer skills while having FUN!
February 13, 2023 to March 13, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Soccer Camp | age 8-10
Designed for beginner and intermediate players, this camp focuses on dribbling, passing, shooting, and ball control. Using a variety of skill-based drills and games, your young athlete will practice soccer skills while having FUN!
February 13, 2023 to March 13, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Flag Football | age 8-10
Your young athlete will learn the core components of passing, catching, defense and more in a fun and positive environment.
February 16, 2023 to March 9, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Multi-Sports Camp | age 6-12
If your young athlete loves a variety of sports and activities, this is the camp for them! While the focus is on teaching skills in soccer, basketball, and flag football, we'll break things up throughout the day with camp games such as Capture the Flag, Ultimate Frisbee and more!
Monday, January 16, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Friday, January 27, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Monday, February 20, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Monday, April 3, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Tuesday, April 4, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Wednesday, April 5, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Thursday, April 6, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Pickleball | grade 7
Try something new! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong wrapped into a fun court game! The class is designed for first-time players but is challenging enough for more competitive play.
February 15, 2023 to March 8, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Pickleball | grade 8
Try something new! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong wrapped into a fun court game! The class is designed for first-time players but is challenging enough for more competitive play.
February 16, 2023 to March 9, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Pickleball | age 6-8
Try something new! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong wrapped into a fun court game! The class is designed for first-time players but is challenging enough for more competitive play.
March 20, 2023 to April 10, 2023, Rogers Middle School
April 29, 2023 to May 20, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Pickleball | age 9-12
Try something new! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong wrapped into a fun court game! The class is designed for first-time players but is challenging enough for more competitive play.
March 20, 2023 to April 10, 2023, Rogers Middle School
April 29, 2023 to May 20, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Pickleball | grade 6
Try something new! Pickleball is a combination of tennis, badminton, and ping-pong wrapped into a fun court game! The class is designed for first-time players but is challenging enough for more competitive play.
February 13, 2023 to March 13, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Skyhawks Volleyball | age 8-10
All aspects of Skyhawks volleyball are taught through drills and exercises that focus on bumping, setting, hitting, and serving. This co-ed program is designed for the beginning and intermediate player.
January 14, 2023 to February 4, 2023, Hassan Elementary
March 4-25, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Skyhawks Volleyball | age 4-6
All aspects of volleyball are taught through drills and exercises that focus on bumping, setting, hitting, and serving. This co-ed program is designed for the beginning player.
January 14, 2023 to February 4, 2023, Hassan Elementary
March 4-25, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Skyhawks Volleyball | age 5-7
All aspects of volleyball are taught through drills and exercises that focus on bumping, setting, hitting, and serving. This co-ed program is designed for the beginning and intermediate player.
January 14, 2023 to February 4, 2023, Hassan Elementary
March 4-25, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Health and Wellness
Do you want to live a healthier life? Do you want to just feel better in your awake hours? Do you want to sleep better? We'll discuss six main areas everyone can work on to live a healthier life. Discover strategies and ideas that you can use to feel so much better and have the energy to carry out all the things you would like to accomplish in your day!
Monday, January 9, 2023, Handke Center
Home Buying Process 101
Whether it is your very first home, dream home, or investment property, the home buying process can be intimidating. This class will walk you through the ever-changing real estate market and empower you to make educated purchasing decisions. We will help you create a plan based on your goals, limitations, timeline, and the market specifically in the area you are looking to buy. Learn how to personalize the home buying plan that fits you best.
Saturday, December 17, 2022, Handke Center
Group Hypnosis: Stop Smoking
Do you have the desire, but not the willpower, to stop smoking? People can, using guided imagery, stop smoking after just one session!
Wednesday, February 22, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Tuesday, April 4, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Group Hypnosis: Weight Loss
Did you know that there is a way to lose weight without diet pills or starvation? Group hypnosis includes suggestions that will help you eat the type and quantity of foods that are beneficial in losing weight and maintaining your desired weight.
Wednesday, February 22, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Tuesday, April 4, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Introduction to Aikido | age 16+
This class will introduce new students to basic elements of Aikido and Aikido training, including stance, falls/rolls, blending, proper dojo and training etiquette, and other concepts fundamental to the art and its practice. You will learn that anybody can train regardless of fitness level or prior martial arts experience and will leave with a better understanding of Aikido and the confidence to train safely and effectively on your first day of practice.
January 26, 2023 to February 16, 2023, Handke Center
March 16, 2023 to April 6, 2023, Handke Center
May 4-25, 2023, Handke Center
Tiny Royals Basketball Basics | age 2-3 w/parent
Future all-stars wanted! Our staff will introduce your child to the great game of basketball in an engaging and active environment. By using 4-foot backboards and basketballs that fit their hands, your tiny athlete will be set up for fun and success.
January 12-26, 2023, Hassan Elementary
January 12-26, 2023, Hassan Elementary
Just for Kids! | age 5-10
No parents allowed! These kids-only events are perfect for parents who want to enjoy a night on their own. Students will have a fun evening with our trained staff playing games in the gym, creating crafts based on the night's theme, and having a snack.
Thursday, January 12, 2023, Handke Center
Thursday, February 23, 2023, Handke Center
Thursday, March 23, 2023, Handke Center
Thursday, April 13, 2023, Handke Center
Thursday, May 11, 2023, Handke Center
HOPE Season Kick Off
Join us to get the upcoming season's HOPE flyer hot off the press!
Thursday, February 16, 2023, Handke Center
Karate | age 4-6
Karate is a great way for students to increase their sense of responsibility, build self-esteem and decrease their willingness to take foolish risks.
January 10-19, 2023, Handke Center
February 7-16, 2023, Handke Center
March 7-16, 2023, Handke Center
May 9-18, 2023, Handke Center
Karate | age 7-11
Karate is a great way for students to increase their sense of responsibility, build self-esteem and decrease their willingness to take foolish risks.
January 10-19, 2023, Handke Center
February 7-16, 2023, Handke Center
March 7-16, 2023, Handke Center
May 9-18, 2023, Handke Center
Lap Swim | age 18+
Get a great workout at the pool without having to pay club membership fees!
September 25, 2022 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Level 2: Advanced Beginners | age 3+
The focus of this Level 2 swim class is horizontal motion. When swimmers put their faces in the water willingly, we can start teaching motion. We will focus on front and back float, front crawl, elementary backstroke, treading water, and sitting dives.
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Level 5: Swimmers | age 5+
Level 5 is a skill-based class focusing on helping participants refine their performance of all six swimming strokes. Student must have passed Level 4 to participate.
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Medicare Basics Parts A-D
Is Medicare in your near future? Do you have questions about what it covers?
Thursday, February 9, 2023, Handke Center
Tuesday, April 25, 2023, Handke Center
Mike Lynch Minnesota Starwatch Program
Make the stars your old friends as we watch the great celestial show over Elk River and vicinity. Following a short orientation, you will enjoy quality time outside under the sky getting to know constellations such as The Big Bear, Orion the Hunter, Leo the Lion, and some of the great stories behind them. We will use large telescopes, among the largest mobile telescopes in Minnesota and Wisconsin, for close-up views of the moon, star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, and other wonders in the late winter and early spring skies.
Tuesday, April 11, 2023, Salk Middle School
Minute to Win It Game Night
This isn't your typical game night! Come prepared for laughs and fun as we compete as individuals and teams in as many Minute-to-Win-It-themed party games as possible! The hilarious night will include games that will get our hearts pumping and wheels in motion, as well as some slower-paced games, so dress accordingly. We'll have water available, or you can bring your own water bottle.
Monday, March 6, 2023, Handke Center
Mosaic Birdbath
A birdbath can draw a multitude of entertaining birds to your yard, and adds a beautiful focal point! Create a unique birdbath from terra cotta and colorful mosaic tiles.
Tuesday, April 4, 2023, Handke Center
Mosaic Butterfly, Dragonfly or Lizard Project
Create a stained glass mosaic butterfly, dragonfly or lizard and add a piece of custom artwork to your home or garden!
Thursday, February 16, 2023, Handke Center
Forest and Night Sky Painting
Follow along with Charlene as she provides step-by-step instructions to guide you through creating your acrylic-painted masterpiece, a forest scene with a magnificent night sky. Registration fee includes all supplies.
Thursday, December 15, 2022, Handke Center
Myths and Tips to Sell Your Home Today
The thought of selling your home in TODAY's market can be overwhelming! We'll explore the ever-changing real estate market with up-to-date information on the current market conditions and how to prepare your home to sell today. We will discuss the common myths of the real estate market and help you create a plan based on your goals, timeline, and the market specific to where you are selling.
Saturday, February 11, 2023, Handke Center
Tuesday, February 21, 2023, Handke Center
Game Night
Game on! Get together with HOPE. friends to play board and card games such as Uno, SkipBo, Sorry, Jenga, Yahtze, Memory, and more!
Thursday, January 26, 2023, Handke Center
Open Swim | all ages
Grab your family and friends and head to the pool for some water fun! Play games, practice swim skills, or just splash around.
September 25, 2022 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Parent/Child: Transition | age 3+
This class is created for students working toward independent swimming, but who are not yet comfortable leaving their parent/guardian. Adult and child will work together to develop skills crucial for learning to swim and promote safety in the water. Adults can expect to be in the water for the first few classes. As the session progresses, parents will transition to the pool deck and, finally, to the stands. Students will focus on learning to listen to an instructor without their parent in the water. There are no prerequisites for this class.
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Parent/Child: Water Babies | age 6-24 months w/adult
Parent/Child: Water Babies introduces your infant/toddler to the water while teaching you techniques to safely orient them to this new environment. We will focus on kicks, floats, and submersion. You can expect a lot of songs and splashing while your child explores the water.
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
January 8, 2023 to March 5, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
March 12, 2023 to May 7, 2023, VandenBerge Middle School
Prairie Fire Theater: Robin Hood | age 7-16
Tear down Sherwood Forest to build a mall? Not if the merry band and other forest citizens have a say! Though set traditionally in the 12th century, complete with Faeries and Gnomes, this version pits environmentally conscious Robin Hood against the Sheriff of Nottingham in a fight for Sherwood Forest.
April 10-15, 2023, Elk River High School
Players-Orange | age 7-9
Is your student ready to boost their tennis skills? Using specially-designed orange tennis balls on a mid-sized court, they'll find quick success in learning groundstrokes, volleys, overhead strokes, serves, scoring and court positioning.    
January 5-26, 2023, Rogers Middle School
January 9-30, 2023, Rogers Middle School
February 2-23, 2023, Rogers Middle School
February 6-27, 2023, Rogers Middle School
March 2-16, 2023, Rogers Middle School
March 6-20, 2023, Rogers Middle School
Driver Education Point of Impact Information Night
Do you have a teenager that will soon finish their driver education class or has recently received their permit? Join us for a 2-hour parent course to learn more about driving laws and the process of licensure, as well as lessons to help YOU be the best driving mentor you can be.
Tuesday, December 13, 2022, Handke Center
Tuesday, March 21, 2023, Handke Center
Easy Partner Dancing
Whether you want to be one of the best dancers at your special event or just have fun dancing together at home to add laughter and romance to your relationship, this course will teach you all the right moves!
January 21, 2023 to February 11, 2023, Rogers High School
April 29, 2023 to May 20, 2023, Rogers High School
Clay Sampler: Pottery for Youth | age 8-14
Get your hands dirty and your creative juices flowing! This 3-week wheel-throwing workshop will teach the basics of pottery creation on the wheel.
January 12-26, 2023, Handke Center
February 9-23, 2023, Handke Center
March 9-23, 2023, Handke Center
April 13-27, 2023, Handke Center
May 11-25, 2023, Handke Center
Let's Cook! Pizza and Cupcakes
Spend the evening in the kitchen creating heart-shaped pizzas and whipping up homemade buttercream frosting! As our pizzas bake, we will make frosting and learn frosting techniques. Once the pizzas have baked and the frosting has set, stay for a fun evening of dinner with friends as we enjoy our Valentine's dinner creations together. You will have your own workstation and set of ingredients. So that we have enough time to eat together, we will use frozen bread dough for the pizza crust and decorate premade cupcakes.
Thursday, February 9, 2023, Elk River High School
Rainbow Candy Vase
We've discovered what is at the end of the rainbow - this rainbow candy vase! Cover your vase with rainbow glitter and fill it with delicious gold candy. You will be able to have it out in your home just in time for St. Patrick's Day festivities.
Monday, March 13, 2023, Handke Center
Roblox Art | age 5-12
Calling all Robloxians! Step out of the virtual world and into coolest art class ever! We'll create with clay, paint, and more as we sculpt a classic Roblox Noob. Whether you're a hardcore gamer or more of a Noob, this is the perfect class for you.
Saturday, February 11, 2023, Handke Center
Let's Cook! Reuben Bites and Shamrock Shakes
Dress in green and get ready to celebrate St. Patrick's Day eve! Prepare and cook eight Reuben crescent roll bites and a shamrock shake. Once our Reuben bites have come out of the oven and cooled, we will enjoy dinner as a group. You will have your own workstation and set of ingredients. Plus, you'll take your leftovers home!
Wednesday, March 15, 2023, Elk River High School
RV Ownership and Travel Hints
Are you a recent RV/travel-trailer camper or thinking about becoming a snowbird and traveling the United States in your home-on-wheels? During this presentation, discover how to use online tools to make RV/Camper ownership and travel planning easier and less stressful. We'll share information about website links and apps, useful memberships, and how to troubleshoot issues that may come up while on the road.
Monday, February 13, 2023, Online Only
April Fool's Day | age 4-9
We'll get simply silly as we celebrate April Fool's Day by creating some unbelievably hilarious craft pranks.
Saturday, April 1, 2023, Handke Center
Snowball Yarn Craft
Baby, it's COLD outside! Join us in the warmth while we recreate one of the oldest forms of winter fun -- the snowball! You will make a set of yarn snowballs and store them in a festive bin to take home. Your indoor snowball fight kit is sure to be a hit with any visitors!
Monday, January 16, 2023, Handke Center
Soap Making 101
Discover the delight of homemade soap for yourself or to share as gifts! Using the cold process method, learn how to make soap through demonstration and participation.
Tuesday, March 21, 2023, Elk River High School
Valentine Sock Gnome
Get ready for Valentine's, Galentine's, or Palentine's Day with this sock gnome! Gnomes can fit the theme of any holiday with their universal look. With just a fuzzy sock and some stuffing, this crafty little gnome will match perfectly with any Valentine's Day decor.
Monday, February 6, 2023, Handke Center
Ceramics: Clay Sampler | age 16+
Try your hand at working with ceramics! Emphasis will be on learning and having fun as you explore one of several hand-building techniques or start throwing clay on the potter's wheel. Sign up with a friend!
January 3-17, 2023, Handke Center
January 24, 2023 to February 7, 2023, Handke Center
February 28, 2023 to March 14, 2023, Handke Center
March 21, 2023 to April 11, 2023, Handke Center
April 18, 2023 to May 2, 2023, Handke Center
Spring Craft Party | age 4-9
What's the best part about Spring? The candy, of course! We'll create a beautiful springtime scene made out of tons of "sweet" art supplies including frosting, jelly beans and marshmallow Peeps!
Saturday, April 1, 2023, Handke Center
Savvy Tax Strategies
Taxes can be complicated and no one wants to pay more than their fair share. Our expert will cut through the jargon and complexity to help you create an efficient retirement tax strategy. You will also learn how to avoid common - and costly - mistakes with your investments, health care and estate.
Tuesday, February 7, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Savvy Social Security
During this workshop you will cover strategies for maximizing your Social Security benefits, including five factors to consider when deciding when to apply for benefits, how to minimize taxes on Social Security benefits, and how to coordinate Social Security with your other sources of retirement income.
Tuesday, April 4, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
Dance: Twinkle Toes Ballet and Tap | age 2-3 w/parent
Bond with your little one as we explore fundamental classic ballet and tap movement skills in an atmosphere of discovery and fun.
January 9, 2023 to March 13, 2023, Handke Center
March 20, 2023 to May 15, 2023, Handke Center
Tissue Paper Canvas
Come try out the art of painting with tissue paper! You pick the design and mood of how you want your three canvases to look. Then, using scissors and shaped hole punches, create your tissue paper paintings. You'll take home a series of 3 canvases ready to display.
Thursday, March 23, 2023, Handke Center
Tic Tac Toe To-Go
A classic game designed your way! You will receive a wood slice and small stones to paint in whatever theme you would like. Once dry, the stones and wood slice will serve as your reusable Tic Tac Toe game! You will leave the class with a small bag to store your game pieces and take them wherever you go!
Thursday, February 23, 2023, Handke Center
Watercolor Painting - Nature Edition | age 16+
Have you been afraid to try working with watercolors? Don't be! This class is perfect for anyone interested in dabbling in watercolor painting, no matter what your skill level. Discover new techniques while learning how to paint insects, including butterflies, ladybugs, and honeybees.
Thursday, February 23, 2023, Handke Center
Winter Yarn Wreath
The holidays might be over, but you can still stay seasonally festive! Decorate a wreath with yarn to bring some warmth to your home. Add greenery and a bow to coordinate with any decor style that you might have!
Thursday, January 5, 2023, Handke Center
Write Your Own Will
If you were to pass away unexpectedly, would your wishes be carried out? Who would coordinate the probate for your estate? Who would be the guardian of your children? To whom would your assets be distributed? This class will help you answer these questions through drafting a basic will with guidance from a licensed attorney. Pair pricing is available.
Tuesday, February 28, 2023, Elk River High School
Tuesday, May 23, 2023, Elk River High School
XOXO Snow Globe | age 4-9
Be mine, Valentine! One of our most popular projects is BACK, Valentine's Day-style! Create a sweet Valentine's Day-themed snow globe using glitter, Model Magic, and much more. Keep your globe for yourself, or give it as the perfect Valentine's Day present to someone very special.
Saturday, February 11, 2023, Handke Center
Yamas and Niyamas Yoga Series
Take a six-week journey through the first two limbs of Ashtanga Yoga, the Yamas and the Niyamas. These principles teach us how to free our lives from suffering, offering simple steps we can take each day to walk towards balance and peace.
January 4, 2023 to February 8, 2023, Handke Center
February 15, 2023 to March 22, 2023, Handke Center
Young Bakers | grades 3-5
Calling all young bakers! Learn how to bake a layered cake from scratch, assemble, and decorate it. We'll use tools that you see professional bakers and decorators use: cake levelers, piping bags and tips, piping nails, rotating cake stands, and bench scrapers! We will cover different piping techniques to decorate your cake. You'll take your cake home on the second day in a protective cake box.
April 3-4, 2023, Prairie View Middle School
April 5-6, 2023, Salk Middle School
Zentangle Drawing  age 16+
Zentangle drawing is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. During class, Zanielle will show you how to create your image with just pen and paper using lines and dots. You can choose to doodle draw, draw your pet, or draw a candy skull. When registering, please indicate your choice of drawing. Go home with a unique piece of artwork ready to frame.
Thursday, January 19, 2023, Handke Center