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What's Happening (Jan 8 - 14 )

What's Happening (Jan 8 - 14 )

Jan 02 2018

Looking for free, low-cost, and affordable things to do in Centennial, Littleton, Lone Tree and Sheridan? Well, your look is over! Here are just a few of the activities happening in South Suburban this week, Jan 8 -14, 2018

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NEW! Lunchtime Preschool Art Classes
Celebrate! With the New Year, comes three, new lunchtime preschool art clay and painting classes. The offerings are designed to extend the day for children enrolled in the Child Discovery Time preschool; however, the classes are open to all children to take one, two or all three and without an adult. Send your young artist with a sack lunch and then after lunch the fun begins.
Who: Ages 3 - 6, without an adult
When: 12:15 - 1:45 pm (Mon, Wed or Fri; Jan 8 - 31)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center only
Price: $ 41 District, $ 48 Non-District, monthly per class

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Mon, Jan 8

Sensory Art
Come paint with fingers, sticks and brushes! Explore slime, color mixing, glue, clay, scissors and more! Each week there is a varied selection of sensory-rich, art themed projects. All materials provided. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 3 - 5
When: 12:30 - 1:30 pm (Mon; Jan 08 - 29)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $41 District, $48 Non-District

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Tue, Jan 9

Ready, Set, Go - Goodson
Prepare your child to enter kindergarten in August 2018. Individual attention given to fine and gross motor skills, reading and math readiness, art, music, socialization, and verbal and listening skills.
Who: Ages 4 - 6
When: 9 am - 12 pm (Tue and Thu; Jan 09 - Feb 01)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center Goodson
Price: $150 District, $167 Non-District
Additional times: 9 am - 12 pm (Mon, Wed and Fri; Jan 08 - Feb 02), no class on Mon, Jan 15, $205 District, $225 Non-District

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Oil Painting Studio
Beginning oil painters will appreciate this 4 week class that will teach the basics. Learn to paint with an accomplished artist in the studio class. Techniques and tricks will be taught for creating works of art.  Students of all levels are welcome
Who: Ages 14 and up
When: 10 am - 12 pm (Tue; Jan 09 - 30)
Where: Sheridan Recreation Center
Price: $50 District, $56 Non-District

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Youth Yoga
Bend, stretch, strengthen, and increase flexibility in body and mind. Through poses, breath work, asanas, and a lot of laughter, kids will learn the physical and mental benefits of yoga and how it complements our daily lives and other athletic endeavors. 4 sessions.
Who: Ages 6 - 12
When: 4:15 - 5 pm (Tue; Jan 09 - 30)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $20 District, $23 Non-District

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Wed, Jan 10

MuTu: Core and Pelvic Floor Training
Fix your core and pelvic floor utilizing the proven, definitive, medically endorsed workout system. Class is great for everyone who want a strong core and flat tummy.
Who: Ages 18 and up
When: 5:30 - 6:25 pm (Wed; Jan 10 - Mar 28)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $125 District, $135 Non-District
Additional times: 10:30 - 11:25 am (Thu; Jan 11 - Mar 29)

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Thu, Jan 11

Art Club
Explore art with a variety of media including pastels, paints, glue and more! Make beautiful works of art for home. All materials provided.
Who: Ages 5 - 8
When: 4:15 – 5 pm (Thu; Jan 11 – Mar 1)
Where: Goodson Recreation Center
Price: $38 District, $44 Non-District

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Music Together
A live, playful, interactive class flowing with songs, dance, chants, and instrumental jam sessions, the prelude to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. In addition to your weekly classes, your tuition includes recordings and materials for you to use at home, a family newsletter with more at home music-making ideas, and online access to the songs through the Hello Everybody APP.
Who: Ages 1 - 5
When: 9:30 - 10:15 am (Thu; Jan 11 – Mar 15)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $170 District, $175 Non- District<br/>
Additional times: 10:30 - 11:15 am

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Fri, Jan 12

Club Lone Tree In-Service Day
Enroll by the day for our licensed day camp that keeps kids busy all day with activities such as, games, crafts, swimming, and field trips (depending on day).
Who: Ages 5 - 10
When: 7 am - 6 pm (Fri; Jan 12)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $29 District, $37 Non-District

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Parents Night Out
Drop your child off for an evening of swimming and a movie. We will also provide pizza and a juice box for dinner. Children are supervised by child care professionals. Don't forget to bring a towel, goggles, swimsuit and change of clothing. We also encourage kids to bring a blanket and pillow to lounge on during the movie.
Who: Ages 5 - 12
When: 6 - 9 pm (Fri; Jan 12)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $15 District, $20 Non-District

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FREE Friday Night Films - Raptor Force
Skip the theater and watch our nature-based films carefully chosen for all ages. You’ll learn the secrets of these astonishing aerialists, and how they’ve mastered, more than any other type of bird, the art of soaring, and you’ll see for yourself what it’s like to fly with these deadly aces.
Who: All ages
When: 7 - 8:30 pm (Fri; Jan 12)
Where: South Platte Park
Price: Free, donations appreciated

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Sat, Jan 13

Women's Self Defense Workshops
Two hour introductory hands on workshop designed to teach basic techniques for self defense. Become more aware, alert and confident in the event of a threatening situation.
Who: Ages 13 and up
When: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm (Sat; Jan 13)
Where: Lone Tree Recreation Center
Price: $30 District, $35 Non-District

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Parent-Tot Ice Skating Lessons
Parents and tots skate together with no previous skating experience needed to attend this class. Skate rentals are not included in the cost of the class. Please come 30 minutes early to get a properly fitted skate. Dress warm, gloves are necessary and helmets are recommended.
Who: Ages 3 - 4
When: 10 - 10:30 am (Sat; Jan 13 - Feb 24)
Where: Family Sports Ice Arena
Price: $81 District, $89 Non-District

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Mighty Mites Hockey
Learn basic hockey skills in an invigorating class. Full hockey gear required. Skaters learn fundamental skills of skating with a stick and puck. Players must have passed through Pre 2 or Hockey Pre 2 to register for this class.
Who: Ages 4 - 6
When: 9 - 10 am (Sat; Jan 13 - Feb 24)
Where: Family Sports Ice Arena
Price: $91 District, $105 Non-District

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Sun, Jan 14

Basic Square Dance Lessons
Learn Modern American Square Dancing! Join us for great exercise of the body and mind, lots of fun, and to make new friends in a positive atmosphere. Singles are welcome. No experience necessary.
Who: Ages 16 and up
When: 1 - 3 pm (Sun; Jan 14 - Mar 04)
Where: Buck Recreation Center
Price: $80 District, $83 Non-District

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