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YOUTH ACTIVITIES

 

 

CLASSES

 

AFTERSCHOOL ART CLUB

Ages 6-10. Join us for creative art-making activities on Monday afternoons! we will explore different classical, modern and contemporary artists and create various 2D and 3D projects each week. Each week is independent of the next. Projects will range from origami, collage, clay, painting, weaving, to name a few. Min. 4/Max. 8 participants.
Instructor: Kelly Price
Day: Monday, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

September Session: Activity # 5120.214   9/8 - 9/29
October Session :   Activity # 5121.314   10/6 - 10/27
November Session : Activity # 5122.314   11/3 - 11/24
December Session : Activity # 5123.314   12/2 - 12/22

Fee per four week session: $35; $5 city resident discount
PLUS $20 materials fee per session payable to instructor
Location: Academy Recreation Center

DRAWING I

Ages 6-10. This class teaches basic to intermediate drawing skills, art techniques and vocabulary. Students are introduced to a new subject matter at each class and learn a variety of art concepts including still life, perspective, portraiture, realism/abstraction, color theory, composition skill, line and patterning. Min. 4/Max. 8 participants.
Instructor: Kelly Price
Day: Thursday, 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

September Session:  Activity # 5124.214   9/11 - 10/2
October Session:     Activity # 5125.314   10/9 - 10/30
November Session:   Activity # 5126.314   11/6 - 11/20
December Session:   Activity # 5127.314   12/4 - 12/18

Fee per session: $35; $5 city resident discount
PLUS $15 materials fee per session payable to instructor

DRAWING II

Ages 11-17. Learn intermediate to advanced drawing skills, art techniques and vocabulary. Students are introduced to further subject matter at each class, progressing in a variety of art concepts as introduced in Drawing I. Must have had Drawing I as a prerequisite or instructor's approval. Min. 4/Max. 8 participants.
Instructor: Kelly Price
Day: Thursday, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

September Session:   Activity # 5128.214   9/11 - 10/2
October Session:      Activity # 5129.314   10/9 - 10/31
November Session:    Activity # 2130.314   11/6 - 11/20
December Session     Activity # 2131.314   12/4 - 12/18

Fee per session: $35; $5 city resident discount
PLUS $15 materials fee per session payable to the instructor.


YOGA BEARS

For 3-5 years olds. Have your child feeling happier and confident while encouraging their creative spirit in this 30 minute class. Min. 4/Max. 8 participants. Adult supervision is required.
Instructor: Dawn Grant
Day: Tuesday, 9:15 - 9:45 a.m.

SESSION I:    Activity # 9119.214   9/16 - 10/7
SESSION II:   Activity # 9120.314   10/14 - 11/11
SESSION III:  Activity # 9121.314   11/18 - 12/16; NO Class 11/25

Fee per session: $15; $5 city resident discount

BENDY KIDS

For elementary school age children who want physical fitness in a noncompetitive setting. This 30 minute energetic class will teach them to relax and focus while learning about their minds and bodies. All while having fun! Min. 4/Max. 8 participants.
Instructor: Dawn Grant
Day: Tuesday, 4:00 - 4:30 p.m.

SESSION I:    Activity # 9022.214   9/16 - 10/7
SESSION II:   Activity # 9023.314   10/14 - 11/11
SESSION III:  Activity # 9024.314   11/18 - 12/16; NO Class 11/25

Fee per session: $15; $5 city resident discount

 

BALLET

Learn the fundamentals of ballet dance building positive and healthy bodies, along with developmental skills of dance. This dance form will take students through the firs ballet principles, stressing body position, carriage and posture. Meaningful skills combine the mind, body and spirit through fun movement using a variety of music. Ages 3 and up.
Instructor: Tuwanna McNeely

Tuesday & Thursday 7:30 - 8:00 p.m.
SESSION lll:   Activity # 1045.214  8/12 – 9/4

FALL SESSIONS
SESSION I:    Activity # 1047.214   9/12 - 9/25
SESSION II:   Activity # 1048.314   9/30 - 10/23
SESSION III:  Activity # 1049.314   10/28 - 11/20
SESSION IV:  Activity # 1050.314   12/2 - 12/18

Fee per session: $25; $5 city resident discount
Location: Hartsell Recreation Center

 

HARTSELL KARATE CLUB

The Hartsell Karate Club will teach you how to kick, block, punch and strike. Ages 3 and up.
Instructor: James Reid

Date: Monday, Wednesday & Friday, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
SESSION lll:   Activity # 1029.214   8/4 – 8/27

SESSION I:    Activity # 1030.214   9/3 - 9/29
SESSION II:   Activity # 1031.314   10/1 - 10/27
SESSION III:  Activity # 1032.314   11/3 - 11/26
SESSION IV:  Activity # 1033.314   12/1 - 12/22

Fee per session: $25; $5 city resident discount
Location: Hartsell Recreation Center

 

SOUTHWEST KARATE ACADEMY

Age 4 and up learn how to defend themselves, gain confidence and get in shape. No fee. Contact Tony Moody at 704.701.1346 for additional information.

Date: Tuesday  & Thursday, Continual
  5:30 p.m. – Ages 4 & 5
  6:00 p.m. – Ages 6-10
  7:00 p.m. – Ages 11 and up


 


  

 ARTS & CRAFTS

Art classes are instructed by Kelly Slusarick, who has twenty-plus years experience teaching children of all ages. She incorporates her loves into art, theatre instruction, dance music and drama to inspire your child in adventure, courage and curiosity.

 

 

 


 

ADULT

 

SPECIAL INTEREST

 

ART WITH LINDA LONG

COLORED PENCILS

Learn the basic techniques of colored pencil drawing. Min. 6/Max. 15 participants.
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Session I:  Wednesday, 9/24    Activity # 5004.314
  Pre-register by 9/17
Session II: Wednesday, 11/19  Activity # 5005.314
  Pre-register by 11/12

Fee: $25; $5 city resident discount
PLUS $12 materials fee paid to instructor

WATERCOLOR PENCILS

Learn the basic techniques of watercolor pencils. Min. 6/Max. 15 participants.
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, 10/29    Activity # 5006.314
  Pre-register by 10/22

Fee: $25;$5 city resident discount
PLUS $12 materials fee paid to instructor

WATERCOLOR

Learn the basic techniques of watercolor painting. Min. 6/Max. 8 participants.
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, 12/17    Activity # 5000.314
  Pre-register by 12/10

Fee: $25; $5 city resident discount
PLUS $12 materials fee paid to instructor

 

QUILTING

Enjoy creating a lifetime keepsake. Open to beginner and intermediate quilters.
Instructor: Carolyn Sweet

DAY CLASS

Tuesdays, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

SESSION II: 8/19 – 9/30 Activity #5018.214

FALL SESSIONS:
SESSION I:  Activity # 5018.314   10/7 - 12/2; NO Class 11/25
SESSION II: Activity # 5019.314   12/9 - 2/3; NO Class 12/23

Fee per 8 week session: $40; $5 city resident discount
Location: Logan Multi-Purpose Center

EVENING CLASSES

Thursdays, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

SESSION II: 8/7 – 9/25   Activity #5023.214

FALL SESSION:
SESSION I:  Activity # 5023.314   10/2 - 11/20

Fee per 8 week session: $30; $5 city resident discount
Location: Fire Station #7, 250 International Drive N.W.

 

CAROLINA SHAG DANCE CLASS

Learn the fundamentals of the dance that originated in the Carolinas. Open to singles and couples.  Minimum 10 participants
Instructor: Patty Blackmon
Pre-registration required

AUGUST Session: Thursday, 8/7 – 8/28
  Beginners: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.     Activity #8062.214
  Intermediate: 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Activity #8068.214
  Advanced: 8:30 – 9:30 p.m.     Activity #8071.214

SEPTEMBER Session: Thursday, 9/4 - 9/25
 
Beginners: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.     Activity #8063.214
  Intermediate: 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Activity #8069.214
  Advanced: 8:30 – 9:30 p.m.     Activity #8072.214

OCTOBER Session: Thursday, 10/2 - 10/23
 
Beginners: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.     Activity #8064.314
  Intermediate: 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Activity #8070.314
  Advanced: 8:30 – 9:30 p.m.     Activity #8073.314

NOVEMBER Session: Thursday, 11/6 - 12/4; NO Class 11/27
 
Beginners: 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.     Activity #8065.314
  Intermediate: 7:30 – 8:30 p.m. Activity #8071.314
  Advanced: 8:30 – 9:30 p.m.     Activity #8074.314

Fee per session: $35; $5 city resident discount
Location: Academy Recreation Center

  

 

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LEISURE TIMES
Fall 2014

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Concord Parks and Recreation
147 Academy Ave., NW
P.O. Box 308
Concord, NC 28026
704-920-5600
Fax: 704-792-1971
Email:  Recreation@concordnc.gov

Office Hours
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday

Director of Parks & Recreation:
Bob Dowless
(704) 920-5610
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