Click to Home
TwitterFacebook
EmailPrintRSS

Go To Search
Elementary School
YOUTH CLASSES
Registration for all Spring Classes begins the Monday, January 4th at 8am. 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% sales tax. Please call the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center for more information at 626-7081.

FAMILY GAME NIGHTS – NEW!
Turn off the TV, gather up the kids, brave the cold,
and head to the ARCC for quality time together
for our drop in Family Game Night! This free
activity, cosponsored with Teacher’s Pet
will give families the opportunity to play classic
favorite board games and try out a variety of new
games. No charge to participate. Concessions
will be available for a small fee. Last one here is
a rotten egg! Ages 3-12 with family.
Dates:  Friday, February 5 
            Friday, March 4 
            Friday, April 1
Time: 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

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. For youth in grades 2 and
up with parent/guardian.
Activity #111106
Dates: Mondays, January 25 – February 15
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lois Beckner
Fee: $24.00 a pair plus $10.00 clay supply fee.
Preregister by: January 20
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pairs

MIXED UP MEDIA – NEW!
Learn how to arrange different materials to make
art! Projects will include paintings and sculpture.
Ages 8 and up.
Activity #113727
Dates: Tuesdays, January 26 – February 23
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Amber Couch
Fees: $24.00
Preregister by: January 21
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/10

MUSICAL SKILLS CLASSES – LEVELS 1 AND 2
For a full class description, please see Music Classes.
Dates: Tuesdays, February 2 – March 1
Level 1: Ages: 4-7. Activity #168100
    Time: 5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
Level 2: Ages: 7-10. Activity #168110
    Time: 6:30 – 7:15 p.m.
Instructor: Carrie Pospishil
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: January 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/10

POTTERY PALS
Kids ages 6 to 14 and their adult partner work together
on projects using earthenware clay and low fire glazes.
This is a great opportunity to spend time together while
sharing a new hobby and plenty of fun memories. Ages:
6 and up with adult.
Activity #111420A
Dates: Wednesdays, February 3 - 24
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $24.00 plus $10.00 supply fee/pair
Preregister by: January 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8 pairs

MAKE YOUR OWN BOOK – NEW!
Learn how to develop and make your very own
storybook! Choose a main character, learn how
to develop the character and tell the story with
words and/or artwork. Tom has published three
books including “Whimsical Rascals”, “Wally
Wuzzlemoore Meets Little Miss Hate-It”, and Wally
Wuzzlemoore Makes New Friends”. Ages 8 and up.
Activity #118621
Dates: Wednesdays, February 3-24
Time: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Instructor: Tom Schinderling
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: January 29
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

THE VALENTINE EATING MONSTER MAILBOX – NEW!
Spend a Saturday Morning at the ARCC making
valentines for your friends and family! Ages 5 and up.
Activity #110242
Date: Saturday, February 6
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Fee: $5.00
Preregister by: February 3
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

BEGINNING SPANISH
Learn how to speak Spanish in a fun, friendly
environment! Studies have shown that children
who learn a foreign language beginning in early
childhood demonstrate certain cognitive advantages
such as increasing critical thinking skills, creativity,
and flexibility of the mind over children who do not.
Ages 6-9.
Activity #115300
Dates: Tuesdays, February 9 – March 1
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Tanya White
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: February 4
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

CREATING COMICS– NEW!
Learn about comics - the history of comics to
the creation of your own comics. Ages 10 and up.
Activity #114601
Dates: Tuesdays, February 16 – March 22
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Alex Harper
Fee: $25.00
Preregister by: February 11
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10

BEGINNING PAINTING
Learn the basics of painting such as color mixing,
painting techniques, what brushes to use, and more,
using water color and acrylic painting. Ages 8 and up.
Activity #113842
Dates: Tuesdays, March 1 - 29
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Amber Couch
Fees: $24.00
Preregister by: February 26
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/10

MONSTER WEAVING – NEW!
Learn basic weaving skills while you create a woven
picture of your very own monster on a cardboard loom
with string. Ages 8-12.
Activity #116251
Dates: Thursdays, March 10 - 24
Times: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Monica Olson
Fee: $15.00
Preregister by: March 7
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/6

BEGINNING SPANISH II– NEW!
Continue learning Spanish in a fun, friendly
environment! This class requires either previously
taken Beginning Spanish at the ARCC or Basic
Spanish knowledge (animals, numbers, colors, sizes,
basic introductory questions, action verbs, parts of
the body, and expressing likes and dislikes. Ages 6-9.
Activity #115310
Dates: Tuesdays, March 15 – April 5
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Tanya White
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: March 10
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

ART THROUGH HISTORY!
Learn about an ancient culture, and do a project
in the style of their art! Each week a new culture
and technique will be introduced. Ages: 7 and up.
Activity #118094
Dates: Thursday March 24 – April 28
Time: 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Instructor: Amber Couch
Fee: $30.00
Preregister by: March 21
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

WIZARD OF OZ ART – NEW!
Create art related to or based on the book and film,
“The Wizard of Oz”. Create your own version of the
Cowardly Lion, Land of Oz, floating heads and flying
monkeys! Ages 3-5.
Activity #116034
Dates: Thursday, March 24 – April 14
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Instructor: Alyssa Serfling
Fee: $20.00
Min/Max Enrollment: 5/15
Preregister by: March 21

CREATING COMICS – THE NEXT LEVEL – NEW!
Advance your comic making skills by learning how
to plan out and create a comic book from scratch.
Ages 10 and up.
Activity #114602
Dates: Tuesdays, March 29 – May 3
Time: 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
Instructor: Alex Harper
Fee: $30.00
Preregister by: March 24
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/10

STORYTIME CLAY SPRINGTIME SURPRISES
Hear a new story every week, learn how to make
a character from the story with earthenware clay.
Ages 4-6.
Activity #111206
Dates: Mondays, April 4 - 25
Times: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Monica Olson
Fee: $18.00
Preregister by: March 31
Min/Max Enrollment: 3/6

POTTERY PALS – GARDEN
Using hand building techniques, create ceramic
masterpieces to adorn your garden and around your
home. Projects include windchimes, garden markers
and other items. Ages 6 and up with adult partner.
Activity #111420B
Dates: Wednesdays, April 6 - 27
Time: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $24.00 plus $10.00 supply fee/pair
Preregister by: April 1
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/8

PAPERCRAFTING – NEW!
Turn ordinary paper into an assortment of awesome
sculptures using only paper, scissors, glue and
imagination! Ages 8 and up.
Activity #117000
Dates: Thursdays, April 7 - 28
Time: 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: Tom Schinderling
Fee: $20.00
Preregister by: April 4
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

Contact Us
If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact the Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center at (605) 626-7081.


Home Calendar Contact Us Privacy Statement Disclaimer Sitemap Accessibility Copyright Notice Powered by CivicPlus
City of Aberdeen:   123 S. Lincoln St., South Dakota 57401   Ph: (605) 626-7025