Elementary School

Registration for all Winter/Spring Classes will begin Monday, January 4. 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.

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 children in grades 2 and up with parent/guardian.
Activity #111106
Dates: Mondays, March 8 - 29
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 clay fee/pair
Preregister by: March 4
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pair

POTTERY PALS


Kids and their adult pal work together on projects using earthenware clay, and low fire glazes. The first three weeks will be dedicated to hand building, the last week dedicated to painting your creations with ceramic glaze. This is a great opportunity to spend time together while sharing a new hobby and plenty of fun memories. Ages 5 and up with adult.
Activity #111420
Dates: Tuesdays, Jan 26 - Feb 16
Time: 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Instructor: Cassie Mraz
Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 supply fee/pair
Preregister by: January 21
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pairs

POTTERY PALS – WHAT UP GNOMES!


Kids and an adult pal of their choosing will work together using hand building techniques to form fantasy houses, little Gnomies, and fantastic little forest friends, with earthenware clay. The first three weeks will be dedicated to hand building, the last week dedicated to painting your creations with low-fire ceramic glaze. This is a great opportunity to spend time together while sharing a new hobby and plenty of fun memories. Ages 8 and up with adult.
Activity #111425
Dates: Tuesdays, March 2 - 23
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $30.00 plus $10.00 supply fee/pair
Preregister by: February 27
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pairs

INTRO TO PLUSH TOY MAKING


Learn how to create your very own soft plush toy. This class is great for crafters of all skill levels. You will be able to create marvelous creatures out of your own art work, learn how to draw out your creature to make the pattern, and how to put it all together. By the end of this class you will have your own adorable and individual plush toy designed and sewn by you, as well as learning some useful and simple hand stitching techniques.
Ages 8 and up.
Activity #112350
Dates: Wednesdays, February 17 - March 10
Time: 4:45 – 6:15 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $8.00 plus $10.00 supply fee
Preregister by: February 12
Min/Max Enrollment: 1/4


NEW! MINI LATCH HOOK RUGS


Learn some of the basics of this retro craft. Using a special canvas, latch hook, and your choice of colored yarn; make a mini latch hook rug from start to finish. Ages 6 - 12.
Activity #112270
Dates: Saturday, February 27 - March 13
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Instructor: Emily Davis
Fee: $30.00 plus $7.00 supply fee
Preregister by: February 24
Min/Max Enrollment: 4/10

INTRO TO NEEDLE FELTING

Learn the basic techniques of needle felting from the tools and materials used in the making of basic shapes. Once participants are familiar with the process, you'll be able to make an adorable little woodland creature. Ages 10 and up.
Activity #112007
Dates: Tuesdays, February 9 - 16
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Instructor: Crystal Harper
Fee: $15.00 plus $15.00 supply fee
Preregister by: February 4
Min/Max Enrollment: 1/8

NEW! TIE-DYE FOR TWO

Two heads are better than one! Kids and one of their favorite adults will work together on creating brightly colored, unique tie-dyed creations. This is a great opportunity to spend time together while learning a new hobby. Ages 10 and up, with adult.
Activity #113435
Dates: Saturdays, February 13 - 20
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Instructor: Caleb Crosby
Fee: $30.00 plus $15.00 supply fee
Preregister by: February 17
Min/Max Enrollment: 2/4 pairs

NEW! MACRAME PLANT HANGER WORKSHOP


Learn the basics of macramé, what materials to use, and how to tie basic macramé knots. Then you’ll be able to combine all your freshly learned knowledge into a classy little plant hanger.
Ages 8 and up.
Activity #112730
Date: Saturday, April 17
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Instructor: Anna Jahraus
Fee: $26.00 plus $12.00 supply fee
Preregister by: April 14
Min/Max Enrollment:
3/6

  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