Parent / Child Classes

Registration for all Fall Classes has begun. Programs are filled on a first-pay, first-served basis, preregistration by the published deadline is required. Payment can be made by credit or debit card by phone or by check or cash in person. Online Registration also available.  All classes are subject to 6.5% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

EARLY CHILDHOOD CLASSES – NEW!


Introducing a series of Open Houses to become acquainted with Early Childhood/Parent class to be offered at the ARCC. Stop in to play, explore the space, and learn about class offerings! Our fun and exciting classes meant for children ages birth through 5 years old and their parents are scheduled to begin in January. Classes will consist of preschool activities with a breakout of parents meeting together to share parenting tips, and tricks, discuss similar parenting issues, make new friends and learn about resources.

These FREE Open Houses are a great chance to find out what our program is all about. Play with toys, explore sensory tables, do some art projects, and have fun with other families. The Open Houses will also be YOUR chance to give us input on which days and times work best for YOU for upcoming classes.
Session A: Tuesday, September 20
Session B: Wednesday, October 19
Session C: Thursday, November 10
Time: 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Liza Kollman

ME & MY SHADOW


A class for parents and children ages 2-5 to gain new experiences while working on fun arts and crafts projects and social skills. Ages 2-5 with adult. Activity #316920
Session A: Wednesdays, October 5 - 26
Session B: Wednesdays, November 2 - 23
Time: 10:45 – 11:30 a.m.
Instructor: Anne Jensen
Fees: $20.00/pair
Preregister by: 3 days before the start of sessions
Min/Max enrollment: 5/10

PARENT/CHILD WHEEL THROWN POTTERY CLASS


Learn how to throw pots on a potter’s wheel together with one of your favorite people! Class size will be limited to 4 pairs for individualized attention. Three weeks are devoted to working on the wheel; the last week will be spent glazing your creations. Come to class prepared to get dirty. Grades 2 and up with parent/guardian. Activity #311130
Dates: Mondays, September 19 – October 17
            (No Class October 10)
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Lois Beckner
Fee: $20.00 plus $5.00 clay supply fee per pair
Preregister by: September 15
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pairs

POTTERY PALS


Use low fire earthenware clay to construct basic decorative ceramic pieces. The first three weeks will focus on basic hand building skills, the fourth week will focus on glazing techniques to use on newly built and bisque fired pieces. Ages 5-14 with adult. Activity #311420A
Dates: Wednesdays, September 21 - October 12
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $24.00 plus $10.00 supply fee per pair
Preregister by: September 16
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/7 pairs


POTTERY PALS FUNCTIONALITY – NEW!


Use high fire stoneware clay to construct basic functional ceramic pieces, such as mugs and bowls. The first three weeks will focus on basic hand-building skills; the fourth week will focus on glazing techniques on the newly built and bisque fired pieces. Ages 6-14 with adult. Activity #311420B
Dates: Wednesdays, October 19 - November 9
Time: 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $24.00 plus $15.00 supply fee per pair
Preregister by: October 14
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/7 pairs
  1. Aberdeen Recreation & Cultural Center


    Physical Address
    225 3rd Avenue SE
    Aberdeen, SD 57401

    Phone: 605-626-7081
    Fax: 605-626-7989


How to Register:


  • In Person: ARCC       225 3rd Ave SE
  • Over the Phone: (605)626-7081