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All classes and camps open to boys and girls

 For more information about our classes, activities and events please call 281-420-6597. If not otherwise indicated all programs are being held at the Community Center located at 2407 Market St.

Karate

This program will teach the art, sport, kidnapping awareness, self-defense and self-confidence aspects of American Karate. It is a year round program. The same certified instructors teach since 1995. Try the first class for free to make sure you wish to sign up. To see a video and more information about Karate, please click on American Society of Karate

Fees: 10 week session, $50, $30 uniform fee
Registration: First three weeks

2018 SESSIONS:

June 5th - August 14th
Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm (Age 5-12) 
Tuesday • 7:30pm-8:30pm (Age 13 and up)

September 4th - November 27th
Tuesday • 6:30pm-7:30pm (Age 5-12) 
Tuesday • 7:30pm-8:30pm (Age 13 and up)

Instructor: David

To register online please click here

 

 

FAST



DRONE


Ages 7-12
Mon, July 7th- Fri, July13th 9am-11am $90
Fastforward Kids is merging the best in science and technology with the wonder of flight.  Drone Junior Flight Camp is taking a hands-on learning approach and mixing in innovation and adventure.  Make new friends, play creative games and embrace what is soon to be one of the fastest growing technological career fields.  Drone Junior Flight Camp is coming together where education and entertainment overlap.  Engaging and inspiring kids and at the same time preparing them to change the world.  Get flight certification from Fastforward Kids. Take to the skies and become an honorary junior drone pilot.
 


 

fashion design

Ages 8-12
Mon, July 9th- Fri, July13th 9am-11am $90
This is the place for all the fashionistas.  Young girls graduate from playing dress up to creating their own designs! They will express themselves with their own fashion sense by following the same design principles used by professionals. This includes basic sketching techniques, coordination colors for the best effect and mixing textures and patterns for perception and scale. Cultural fashion history will be applied to all the girl’s individual style and portfolio. Designs come to life with beautifully patterned fabric, ribbons, sequins, jewels, and oodles of other embellishments. Collaborative “design team” challenges make this hands-on, minds-on adventure into the world of design very exciting. For your child’s safety, no sewing is practiced in this class.

BARBIE


Ages 5-7
Mon, July 9th- Fri, July13th 9am-11am $90

At Camp Barbie, your child will have loads of fun helping Barbie learn the many things she needs to know to become a great girl. It’s Barbie wonderland with Barbie, her friends, and all her accessories.  Your child and Barbie will have a great time learning to dress for occasion appropriately, practicing good manners, making new friends, the importance of school work, how to use money, dreaming of careers, attending social functions, hearing great stories, practicing talents, great cooking tips, art and much more! Non-stop activities and fun learning adventures are all geared toward self-esteem development in this class. Your child’s certified teacher has developed a rich and meaningful curriculum full of supporting activities and objectives.

DISCOVERY

 

Ages 5-7
Mon, July 9th- Fri, July13th 11:30am-1:30pm $90 
Enter a world of discovery using the fun of Hot Wheels and Play Doh.  Children will discover a world of physical science utilizing endless Hot Wheel’s tracks and obstacle courses.   If Play Doh is your style then children can engage in the past, present, and future as they mold volcanoes, animals, food and the solar system.  With Hot Wheels children will learn momentum, force, and friction as cars acrobatically fly before them.  Measuring length and weight in various units will help in the identification of the fastest, most efficient car on the block. Mega Loop Mayhem, Shark Cliff Hanger, Wolf Mountain, and hundreds of cars are just some of the play equipment that will have your child yearning to come each day! With Play Doh, children develop social development and artistic creativity while engaging in a very moldable way!

 

 

 circus

Ages 5-7
Mon, July 9th- Fri, July13th 11:30am-1:30pm $90
Circus Arts Camp is a camp experience designed to introduce children to circus, performing, and visual arts in a safe and noncompetitive environment. Camper age begins at 5 years old and includes pre-teens. Any level of physical development & skill is welcome.  Your camper will receive circus arts instruction and have the time of their life learning to perform with silks, special hoops and loops, the art of magic, balloon art and get all fancy with clown face painting.  It’s the greatest camp on Earth and your child can be part of the fun!


To register online please click here

 

Steak and Shrimp Date Night

Friday, July 20th, 2018  6pm-8pm $59 per person  Ages 18 and up

Make it a Date. Couples Nite. Girls Nite. Plus One- Something fun to do. Learn easy tips and tricks to making a great Surf and Turf Dinner for you and your favorite person to enjoy. Ribeye Steak, Shrimp Skewers, Mashed Potatoes, and Sautéed French Green Beans.


To register online please click here

Rosette Cake Decorating

Rosette Cake Decorating Class

Saturday, June 23th, 2018- 11am -1pm $20 per student  Ages 7 and up

Learn how to create a beautiful 3 layer rosette cake. This class is perfect for beginner cake decorators! 

To register online please click here

 SushiMaking 101

Sushi Making 101

Friday, June 29th, 6pm-8pm $49 per student  Ages 10 and up

Learn the techniques behind making sushi. This class is perfect for those wanting to make their favorite sushi rolls at home! We will be preparing cooked varieties. 

To register online please click here

 

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Ages 6 & up
All About Slime Camp COMPLETED
Mon, June 4th- Fri, June 8th 9am-1pm $100 (no sibling discount)
During the ALL ABOUT SLIME camp kids will create different versions of slime (oozy, fluffy, edible, slimy, glittery, and the list goes on), have a slime inspired snack, create slime inspired activities, and finish off with a SLIME story!

Ages 4 & up
Veterinarian Camp – Ages 4 & up
Mon, June 18th- Fri, June 22nd 9am-1pm   $125 ($10 sibling discount)
Kids will learn all about what veterinarians do, the tools and instruments they use, and the kinds of animals they take care of. They view x-rays, explore anatomy, make models and learn how to tell whether an animal is sick -- all while learning lots of useful information about household pets, barnyard animals, zoo mammals, aquatic animals and backyard critters. 

Ages 4 & up
Spy Training Camp
Mon, July 16th-Friday, July 20th 9am-1pm $125 ($10 sibling discount)
Kids become cadets in a Spy Training Academy and solve daily mysteries. Along the way, they explore disguises, secret codes, spy gadgets, disappearing ink, chromatography, fingerprint analysis, forensic chemistry, sign language, secret compartments, night vision, spy cameras and so much more! 

*NEW* ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND

All About Slime Camp
Mon, August 6th- Wednesday, August 8th 9am-1pm $100
During the ALL ABOUT SLIME camp kids will create different versions of slime (oozy, fluffy, edible, slimy, glittery, and the list goes on), have a slime inspired snack, create slime inspired activities, and finish off with a SLIME story!

 Slime camp Aug 18

 

 To register online please click here 

 

COOKING WITH CLASS SUMMER CAMPS (1)

Summer 2018 Cooking Camp Schedule

Summer cooking and baking classes are here!

Classes for ages 6-17 — 10:00 am.-1:00 pm

Students learn kitchen safety and sanitation in line with industry standards, plus a variety of recipes and cooking techniques.  All classes taught by ServSafe® certified teachers and chef instructors Chef Win Thomas.

$125/child (includes an apron, recipes and a certificate of completion) 12 students per class

June 12-14: Cakes, Cookies and French Macarons

Day one: 2-layer cake stacking and decorating

Day two: Cookies 3 ways (chocolate chip, peanut butter, snickerdoodle)

Day three: French macaroons

June 26-28: Easy Weeknight Meals

Day one: 1 Chicken 3 ways

Day two: Meat and Potatoes

Day three: “One-Pot Wonder” meals

July 10 -12: Character Cakes and Cake Pops

Day one: Character shape cake decorating

Day two: Cake balls and pops

Day three: Macarons vs Macaroons

July 17-19: International Meals

Day one: Tamales

Day two: Mongolian Stir Fry Frenzy

Day three: Sushi Making 101

July 24-26: Dessert Favorites

Day one: Cookies and brownies (from scratch)

Day two: No-bake desserts

Day three:  Apple Pie and Peach Cobbler

July 31- Aug 2: Baking: Cakes.Cookies.Pops

 Day one: Cakes

Day two: Cookies

Day three: Pops

 To register online please click here

 

Kids First Aid

Kids First Aid Training and CPR- Summer 2018 classes students will learn and develop first aid, CPR skills, hands on, through scenarios on handling true life emergencies. Ages 8-13 are encouraged to register.

 Wednesdays

 June 13, June 20, June 27

9:00am-12pm/ English Classes

1:00pm-4pm/ Spanish Classes

 To register online please click here