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									   Table of Contents                                                               Moraga Pear Festival
                                                                                    The Town of Moraga’s Annual
Special Events  .  .  .  .  .  . 1-3, Back Page
Children & Teens  .  .  .  .  .  . pages 4-17
Adults  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . pages 18-24
                                                                                    Pear Festival
                                                                                      will be held Sat,       Sept. 29
Adults Over 55 .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . pages 25-28
Registration & Maps  .  . pages 29-30                                                  Live music, inflatables for the kids,
                                                                                        and lots of delicious pear treats.
                                                                                     Don’t let the pears go to waste!
             message from
                                                                                 Pick a pear to share for the food bank.
         Penelope                                                                  Moraga Community
         & Jennifer                                                                  Pear Harvest
       Starting in Fall 2007
 Moraga will Administer Their Own                                        Where: Pear Orchard next to JM Middle School
      Recreation Programs                                                on the corner of Camino Pablo & Canyon Road
For more than two years the City of                                               When: Saturday and Sunday
Lafayette provided an important service to                                August 11 & 12 • Anytime from 9 am to 4 pm
the Town of Moraga by administering the
Town’s recreation classes. Over the years,
the partnership has been positive and very
much appreciated by the Town of Moraga.
                                                                                      Moraga Park &
The Town of Moraga has been evaluating                                             Recreation Foundation
its Parks and Recreation services in an effort                          Through memberships and donations, the Foundation provides
to determine what direction the Town                                    funding for the Summer Concert Series and contributes to the
would like to take in offering those ser-                               Moraga Pear Festival and July 4th Celebration. Thank you for
                                                                        your generosity and to those who attend the concerts and offer
vices. As part of the evaluation process the                            support by purchasing food prepared by the Foundation mem-
Town developed a Parks and Recreation                                   bers. Residents of Canyon, Lafayette and Orinda are invited to
Master Plan that included extensive com-                                join with Moraga residents in supporting the Foundation as we
munity input. Based on this input, the Town                             endeavor to continue providing the public with parks for all to
Council decided not to renew the agree-                                 enjoy. Thank you for making your Foundation great!
ment with the City of Lafayette when it
expires in June 2007.                                                                 YES, I WAnT TO JOIn
Beginning with the Fall 2007 season,                                      MORAgA PARk & RECREATIOn FOundATIOn
Lafayette and Moraga recreation custom-                                  Membership Categories:
ers can register for classes through their                                Family – $30              Sponsor – $100
respective Parks & Recreation offices. Until                              Sustaining – $50          Life Membership – $500 or more
then, it will remain business as usual. If you                           Donations are Tax-deductible
have any questions or concerns, please feel                              Mail checks along with this form to:
                                                                         MPR Foundation, P.O. Box 302, Moraga, CA 94556
free to call or email.
                                                                         Name ____________________________________________________
Jennifer Russell • 284-2232
                                                                         Address __________________________________________________
jrussell@ci .lafayette .ca .us
                                                                         Day Phone ____________________ Eve Phone__________________
Penelope Leach • 631-6842
                                                                         E-mail ____________________________________________________
pleach@moraga .ca .us


www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                                    1               Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
                              Special Events
            Big Band Ballroom Dance
                 Memorial Day Weekend • Friday, May 25
          The Rossmoor Big Band invites the Rossmoor & the Lamorinda Community
          to its 3rd Big Band Dance in Lafayette. Put on your dancing shoes and come
              revisit the days when the dance brought all your neighbors together.

      dATE: Friday, May 25
      TIME: 7:00 to 8:00pm – Dance Lesson • 8:00 to 10:00pm – Dancing
     PLACE: Lafayette Veteran’s Memorial Building
            (Mount Diablo Blvd just east of the Lafayette Reservoir)
   TICkETS: $10.00 per person in advance

        Tickets available at the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce office,
                 located at 100 Lafayette Circle #103, Lafayette.
       Purchase your tickets in advance, as the first two events sold out.
             Sponsored by The Lafayette Chamber of Commerce,
        The Rossmoor Big Band, Kaiser Permanente Senior Advantage,
          the City of Lafayette Recreation Department, The Bay Area
            Women’s and Men’s Historical Representation Society
                    and the Generations In Jazz Foundation.




 Celebrate the 4th of July in Moraga
 Morning Activities                                           Band Shell Entertainment
   at Moraga Center                                              1:00 –10:00pm
    8:00a.m. Kiddie Run                                            4:30p.m. Live Music Begins
    8:30a.m. 5 Mile Run                                            6:30p.m. National Anthem
    8:40a.m. 2 Mile Run                                                     and Mayor’s Welcome
                                                                   9:00p.m. Fireworks
 Activities at the
 Commons                                                      Support the July 4th Fireworks
    8:00a.m. Pancake Breakfast                                     Purchase a Rocket for $35
    9:00a.m. Dog Parade                                              Send Checks to:
    10:30a.m. Children’s Bike Parade,                                Town of Moraga, PO Box 188,
              Children’s Games, Fire and Police                      Moraga, CA 94556
              Displays, Inflatables, Petting Zoo
    11:00a.m. Food Booths open                          For more information call: 925-376-2520

www.LafMor-Recreation.org                           2              Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
                                Special Events
               Moraga Park and Recreation Foundation
        2007 Summer Concert Series
                                 You are invited to join your neighbors on
              Thursday evenings • 6:30–8:30pm at the Moraga Commons Park
 for a relaxing summer concert. Bring your picnic blanket or lawn chairs to the grassy hillside in front
      of the band shell. Enjoy the music while your children enjoy the park. The volunteers of the
  Moraga Park and Recreation Foundation will be serving delicious dinners at the concession stand.

                                                   June 14:     Rossmoor Big Band (Swing)
                                                   June 21:     Boothill (Country)
                                                   June 28:     dave Russell Band (Rock ‘n’ Roll)
                                                   July 12:     Motor dude Zydeco (Cajun)
                                                   July 19:     Stone Soup (Rock ‘n’ Roll)
                                                   July 26:     Mixed nuts (all styles)
                                                   August 2:    Littledog2 (Rock ‘n’ Roll)
                                                   August 9:    Juke Joint (Blues & Soul)
                                                   August 16:   La Ventana (Latin)
                                                   August 23:   Celtic Heart (Celtic)



                                                                        Group Picnic
Hacienda de las Flores                                                 & Park Rentals
2100 Donald Drive Moraga,
                                                                  Summer is the perfect time to hold a birth-
      CA 94556                                                    day party or gathering in one of the Moraga
                                                                  or Lafayette parks! Reserve the Moraga
                                                                  Commons Park or Rancho Laguna Park
                                                                  for your upcoming event. Rancho Laguna
                                                                  Park is also available for overnight rental to
                                                                  scouting groups. Visit www.moraga.ca.us
                                        925-376-2520              or call 376-2520 for more info. Reserve the
                                        www.moraga.ca.us          Lafayette Community Park Group Picnic
                                                                  Area by calling 284-2232.

• Unique Weddings & Receptions, Events & Facility Rentals
• Spanish Style Estate with Beautifully Landscaped Grounds
• Casual to Elegant Events – One per day
• Accommodates up to 200 Guests
• Indoor and Outdoor Facilities
www.LafMor-Recreation.org                               3             Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
   Children	                    birthday PartiES                                                                      Children

      andrea’s Musical adventure                                            Dodge Ball Birthday Parties (6-9 Yrs)
       Birthday Parties (1-7 Yrs)                                          TAkE YOuR FRIEndS OuT for a good time at a dodge ball
                                                                              birthday party. Spend your birthday playing awesome
ages: 1-7 yrs • Please note: under 3 is parent                                 dodge ball games like medicball, prison ball, warball
participation                                                                 and much more. All children must be 6 to 9 years old
Music Parties: 1-7 yrs • Play instruments, sing, dance,                          and within 2 years of the birthday child. Parent will
and do interactive storytelling. Ask about our themes.                            provide all food, drink, paper items and a minimum
Dance Parties: 4-7 yrs • World dances, instruments,                               of 2 adults. The Community Center will provide party
props, and dance games.                                                       invitations that include a waiver that must be signed by
                                                                       each parent.
castle tales: Princesses, dragons, unicorns & fairies. Andrea
brings the castle, costumes & props. You bring actors &                location: Manzanita Room • Fee: $195 • Min/Max: 12/30
actresses. Optional: Andrea will come as Snow White and sing           Call Jonathan “ACE” katayanagi 925-595-4847 to schedule .
and dance your children through stories such as Cinderella,
Sleeping Beauty and St George and the Dragon. These parties
are for boys and girls. Andrea‘s Program is a Bay Area Parent               chef de cuisine’s cooking Parties
Magazine award winner.                                                                            (5-13 Yrs)
Fee: (includes Activity and Refreshment Rooms)                         Each party will feature a different recipe for a delicious treat and
$175 for 12 children, $10 per extra child • 90 minutes                 a new cooking technique. We can do pasta, carrot cake, pretzels,
$75 deposit to City of Lafayette due at reservation.                   Italian bread sticks, pizza, chicken chow mein, chili, chinese stir
To reserve your party: Call Andrea gaspari: 280-7364 or                fry, tea parties or dozens of other recipes. Kids will learn how
www .musicwithandrea .com • agaspari1@earthlink .net                   to safely use various utensils and appliances. Fee includes all
                                                                       supplies and cooking instructions from Chef Lynda Rexroat,
                                                                       and copies of the recipes. Weekends only.
        Kindergym Parties               (up to 5 Yrs)                  Fee: $350 for 10 children max. • 2 hours
Schedule your child’s next Birthday Party at the kindergym             $275 deposit due at time of reservation.
at Lafayette! Invite 15 children (including birthday child and         Call 925-932-1114 to reserve your party .
any age-appropriate siblings) up to the age of 5 for 1½ hours
                                                                       Please notify of any food allergies when reserving date.
of Kindergym play, songs and games. Kindergym parties are
conducted in the same format as a Kindergym Parent/Child
class. Each child must be accompanied by an adult . We                           You’re a star
provide experienced leadership and lots of birthday fun.
                                                                                theater Parties
Fee: Res. $165 • 15 children max. • 90 minutes
                                                                                      (6-12 Yrs)
Call diane Browning at 837-0825 to schedule .
                                                                       A special event party for children who
                                                                       love acting. During the first hour, actors
                                      indoor sport                     are given lines, costumes & coaching.
                                    Birthday Parties                   The next half-hour, the children’s
                                                                       performances are video taped. The
                                            (4-6 Yrs)                  last half-hour the children enjoy
                                   Have a ball at an Indoor            refreshments & watch their
                                   Sport party. It’s your party        show. Your birthday STAR
                                   and you can play what you           will receive the video tape
                                   want to play. Choose from           of the show.
                                   Soccer, Basketball, Floor           Fee $150 for 10 children
                                   Hockey or any combo of the          (Add’l fee for extra children) • 2 hours
                                   three. All children must be 4       (Parents supply the birthday cake and refreshments)
                                   to 6 years old and within 12
                                   months of the birthday child.       location
                                   Parent will provide all food,       The Clean Comedy Company
drink, paper items and a minimum of 2 adults. The Community            2363 Boulevard Circle, Suite 106 • Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Center will provide party invitations that include a waiver that       Call Patsy Bishop or Tom McMillan: 943-6252 for information .
must be signed by each parent.
                                                                       Register at the Lafayette Community Center .
location: Live Oak Room • Fee: $195 • Min/Max: 12/18
Call Jonathan “ACE” katayanagi 925-595-4847 to schedule .



  www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                        4                  Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
                            Summer Fun CampS
   Morning Summer Fun Camp and/or Afternoon Adventure Camp
                                    At Stanley Middle School
 We know that families need flexibility during the Summer months so we designed a
 six-week program that gives kids the option of taking morning camps and/or after-
 noon camps for just one week or up to six weeks. The morning program will accom-
 modate grades 1st-8th (as of Fall 2007) and the afternoon program will accomodate
 grades 1st-6th (As of Fall 2007) REgISTRATIOn IS nOW OPEn .
suMMer Planner               Check the weeks and times you like:
EC = Early Morning Care                 AM = Morning Summer Fun Camp            PM = Afternoon Adventure Camp
     7:30-9:00am or 8:00-9:00am              9:00am-12:45pm                          12:45-5:00pm
     $25-$38 ($5/hr)                         $109/per week + $2                      $189/per week + $2

  ec      aM      PM                                      Combine as few or as many weeks as you like . Sign up for
                          Wk 1 – June 18 – June 22        just mornings or just afternoons or both . It’s up to you .
                          Wk 2 – June 25 – June 29        We even have early morning care . Talk about flexible!
                          Wk 3 – July 2 – July 6          Each week will have a unique theme and include popu-
                          Wk 4 – July 9 – July 13         lar favorites like Capture the Flag, Camp Cookin’, dunk
                          Wk 5 – July 16 – July 20        Tank, Wearable Art, Sports galore, dodge Ball, Surprise
                          Wk 6 – July 23 – July 27        Performers, Excursions and so much more!


WOW! that means if you sign up for both camps                                           If you would like a complete
it costs you less than $7.50 an hour to give your                                          Summer Fun guide mailed
camper a Summer filled with fun and excitement!                                            to you, call us at 284-2232.


    Junior recreation                                                                     other camps
     leader Program                                                                     • Camp awesome
      For all the 9th–10th Graders                                                    • Summer Day Camps
    looking to have a fun, exciting,                                                            (5-14 yrs)
  meaningful summer, we will offer                                                   • august @ The Lafayette
     our Junior Recreation Leader                                                       Community Center
  Program during Morning Summer
 Fun Camp & Afternoon Adventure
                                                    summer Jobs                     If you are looking for something
  Camp. This great opportunity for            Lafayette Moraga Recreation               to do come August, Camp
   growth and career exploration is         will be hiring Camp Councelors             Awesome is the place to be!
    designed to teach the skills and            for our Summer Fun and               This AWESOME day camp will
  responsibilities necessary to work         Afternoon Adventure Camps.                   be held at the Lafayette
 in the exciting world of recreation.       Applicants must be high school
                                                                                       Community Center, and will
                                             graduates, college students or
  Registration will be by application                                                include all your camp favorites
                                            older. Must be high energy, fun
       and space will be limited.                                                        such as Capture the Flag,
                                              loving, responsible and have
              cost / WeeK:                 experience working with children.           Dodge Ball, Crafts, Cooking,
           Summer Fun: $55                   For an Application, please call:                 Sports & more.
  Afternoon Adventure Camp: $95                       925-284-2232

 www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                 5               Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
               er
          summ
            2007                      KindErgym
The KinDergYM at laFaYette is a welcoming, color-                 We are delighted to offer a very flexible summer
ful, wonderland designed with small children in mind.             Kindergym schedule which takes into consideration vaca-
We offer slides, tunnels, swings, things to climb on, and         tions and changes in your routine. The schedule that we
of course, mats for safety. The experienced Kindergym             designed allows us to offer the same great kindergym
staff is dedicated to the belief that Parent/child PlaY           class(es) at reduced rates. Please choose your class(es)
is vital to physical and emotional development, and we            carefully because our schedule doesn’t allow for make-
delight in being able to guide the fun. Each class ends           ups. Participants must register by 4:30 pm the previous
                                                                  day.
with a short closing circle; smiles are guaranteed.
      Each child must be able to walk and each child
      must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
     Sibling infants are okay if in back/front packs.
  Bring children who are enrolled in Kindergym only.




              Design Your own KinDergYM (1-4 Yrs)                        PicK the DaYs You Want to attenD

    Mon 6/25            tues 6/26            WeD 6/27               thurs 6/28            Fri 6/29          sat 6/30
  9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:15-10:00 am OR          9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm
    Mon 7/9             tues 7/10            WeD 7/11                                     Fri 7/13          sat 7/14
  9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:15-10:00 am OR                              9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm
    Mon 7/16                                 WeD 7/18               thurs 7/19            Fri 7/20          sat 7/21
  9:15-10:00 am                          9:15-10:00 am OR          9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm
    Mon 7/23            tues 7/24            WeD 7/25                                     Fri 7/27          sat 7/28
  9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:15-10:00 am OR                              9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm
    Mon 7/30                                 WeD 8/1                thurs 8/2             Fri 8/3            sat 8/4
  9:15-10:00 am                          9:15-10:00 am OR          9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm
    Mon 8/6              tues 8/7            WeD 8/8                 thurs 8/9            Fri 8/10          sat 8/11
  9:15-10:00 am        9:00-9:45 am      9:00-9:45 am OR            9:00-9:45 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm
    Mon 8/13            tues 8/14            WeD 8/15                                     Fri 8/17          sat 8/18
  9:15-10:00 am       9:15-10:00 am      9:15-10:00 am OR                              9:15-10:00 am      9:30-10:15 am
                                        Twi-Lite 6:30-7:15 pm

     Participants must register by 4:30 pm of the previous day • Sign up early for Best Selection!
       Fee $11 per class            location LCC: Kindergym         instructor Kindergym Staff         Min/Max 4/10
  No additional administrative fee.




 www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                    6                 Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
Tots	                                               ChildrEn                                                                Tots

               Lafayette Tiny Tots                                                adventures with toddlers
                                                                                                  (1-5 Yrs)
                    suMMer 2007                                        If your child is too big for the backpack, but too small to
LAFAYETTE TInY TOTS offers a variety of classes for your               hike far, join Lonnie on tot treks through beautiful outdoor
active pre-schooler. Your child will enjoy interacting with            habitats. We spend about an hour hiking “toddler style” stop-
other pre-schoolers in a warm and loving environment. Each             ping, looking and discovering nature’s treasures along the
class offers a comprehensive early childhood program with              way. We find great outdoor spots for tots as we explore the
emphasis on providing activities and experiences for children          ins and outs of grasslands, oak and bay woods, creeks and
to work, play and grow according to their own pattern of               ponds. Along the way and during our picnic there is plenty
development. The instructors are experienced with degrees              of time to look for roly-polies, spittlebugs and the Red-tail
in early childhood education. Classes are not parent par-              hawk. These outings encourage first steps toward learn-
ticipation classes, but parents are welcome to stay until their        ing about nature while allowing your child to play and make
child is comfortable with the environment.                             new friends along the way. Different locations each outing,
                                                                       each month. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.
ages                                                                   4 adventures each session. BRING A PICNIC LUNCH.
3 1⁄2–41⁄2 yrs (must be 3 1⁄2 by 6/19/07)                              Directions to trail heads mailed prior to beginning of session.
Mon/WeD/Fri                    tiMe             Fee                    DaY/Date                  tiMe                 Fee
6/25-7/13 (Skip 7/4)           9:15am-12:15pm   $160+ $2 (3 Wks)       Mon: 6/4-6/25             10:00am-Noon         $100 + $2 (4 Wks)
7/16-8/3                       9:15am-12:15pm   $160+ $2 (3 Wks)
                                                                       location                  instructor           Min/Max
ages                                                                   Offsite Location          Lonnie Greenfield 5/12
21⁄2–31⁄2 yrs (must be 2 1⁄2 by 6/20/07)
tues/thurs                    tiMe              Fee                                 camp Fabulous (5-6¾ Yrs)
6/26-7/12                     9:15am-11:45am    $120+ $2 (3 Wks)
                                                                       Camp Fabulous is well suited for the busy and curious children.
7/17-8/2                      9:15am-11:45am    $120+ $2 (3 Wks)
                                                                       It provides a relaxed, small group, fun-filled, enriched environ-
ages                                                                   ment to interact and learn cool new things. Chef Lynda Rexroat
4–5 yrs (must be 4 by 6/20/07)                                         and Mary Ann Hasbrook are veteran teachers who will guide
Mon–Fri                 tiMe                    Fee                    children in cooking, arts & crafts, science and use of Kindergym
6/25-7/13 (Skip 7/4)    9:15am-12:15pm          $220+ $2 (3 Wks)       equipment.
7/16-8/3                9:15am-12:15pm          $220+ $2 (3 Wks)       DaY/Date                  tiMe                     Min/Max
                                                                       Tues-Thurs: 8/7-8/9       10:00am-1:00pm           6/8
location             instructor                 Min/Max
                                                                       Fee $138 + $2
LCC: Tiny Tots Rooms Tiny Tots Staff            8/14
                                                                       $8 Cooking Fee to Lynda Rexroat
                                                                       $7 Arts/Crafts Fee to Mary Ann Hasbrook
   For more information please call Tiny Tots director,
                                                                       location                  instructors
                 Tricia Young: 299-3266                                LCC: Kindergym            Lynda Rexroat & Mary Ann Hasbrook




ToT dRoP
PRESCHOOL BY APPOInTMEnT                                               any portion of:   Mon-Fri: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
                                                                                      (Closed 7/4)
                                                                       Lafayette Community Center • 500 St. Mary’s Rd.

     A recreation program where you make your own schedule. TOT DROP is a class for walking babies
     through pre-schoolers with the environment of a preschool. Children may attend for a maximum of
    12 hrs/week by appointment. Offered by the City of Lafayette. TOT DROP teachers are CPR certified,
                              TB tested, fingerprint checked, and wonderful!
                    only come when you want. • only pay when you come.
      Come occasionally or regular weekly appointments .
      You set your days and your arrival/departure times .                            never Tried TOT dROP?
      Free cancellation when your plans change .                                           1 Free hour
      284-3999 (or 1-888-tOt-drOP)                                                        $8 value – New Families Only.
                                                                                              (Limit 1 hr per family)
      Cost: $8/hr, siblings $7/hr • Min. Reservation: 1 hour

www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                          7                 Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
   Music	                                        ChildrEn                                                              dance

      let’s Make Music             (18 months-4 Yrs)                                     Kindertots (2 Yrs)
Sing, dance, play instruments, and participate in interactive         Kindertots is designed to develop the total child through gross
storytelling. Don’t miss this wonderful approach to learn-            motor skills, movement creativity, physical development and
ing music concepts, as well as math and language skills. This         body awareness while learning numbers, colors, shapes and
is a holistic approach, expressing music from the inside out.         songs.
Andrea’s Program is a Bay Area Parent Magazine award winner.          DaY/Date                 tiMe                Fee
DaY/Date                 tiMe               Fee                       Fri: 6/22-7/27           9:15-9:45am         $55 + $2 (5 Wks)
Tues: 7/10-8/7           3:30-4:10pm        $60 + $2 (5 Wks)          (Skip 7/6)
                                       $30 Optional supply fee        location                 instructor          Min/Max
location                 instructor         Min/Max                   LCC: Toyon Room          Kinderdance Staff 6/9
LCC: Sequoia Room        Andrea Gaspari     6/12
                         www .musicwithandrea .com
                                                                                       Kinderdance         (3-5 Yrs)
                                                                      Kinderdance is a developmental dance/movement and fitness
                                     Music, Piano                     program teaching the basics of ballet, tap, acrobatics and cre-
                                                                      ative movement, while blending educational concepts.
                                    and Me (3½-6 Yrs)                 DaY/Date                tiMe                 Fee
                                 In this class, children learn        Mon: 6/18-7/23          12:30-1:30pm         $60 + $2 (5 Wks)
                                musical concepts they need            (Skip 7/2)
                               for playing the piano. This
                                 will be done through games           Fri: 6/22-7/27           10:00-11:00am       $60 + $2 (5 Wks)
                                     and activities. They will        (Skip 7/6)
                                      learn to create music as
                                     well as read music. It’s         location                 instructor          Min/Max
                                 the perfect pre-instrument           LCC: Toyon Room          Kinderdance Staff   6/12
                                 class for your child. Andrea’s
                                 Program is a Bay Area Parent              Kinderdance camp
                                 Magazine award winner.
                                                                        “Dance around the World”                          neW
DaY/Date                tiMe                 Fee
Tues: 7/10-8/7          4:15-4:55pm          $60 + $2 (5 Wks)                             (3-5 Yrs)
location                instructor           Min/Max                  Create costumes and learn dances from all different parts of the
LCC: Sequoia Room       Andrea Gaspari       6/10                     world each day of this week long camp. Children will create
                        www.musicwithandrea.com                       costumes and learn about different countries and prepare for a
                                                                      performance. Children should wear dance attire or comfortable
                                                                      clothing and bring a small snack.
   Moraga
                                                                      DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
   Location        Music together          (up to 5 Yrs)              Mon-Fri: 7/30-8/3         9:30-11:30am       $125 + $2 (1 Wk)
                Songs, dance, instruments and rhythmic                location                  instructor         Min/Max
        chants. The award winning music program for new-              LCC: Toyon Room           Kinderdance Staff 6/12
  borns through 5 years with the adults who love them. The
  internationally recognized program was created by the
  ground-breaking researchers who pioneered parent par-                       Kinderdance camp                            neW
  ticipation, developmental early childhood music educa-                     “circus circus” (3-5 Yrs)
  tion. $40 supply fee for 2 cd song book and parent guide.
  Payable to instructor at first class.                               Join the circus for a week. Learn different dance and acrobatic
                                                                      mat skills as well as create costumes in this week long camp.
  DaY/Date               tiMe               Fee                       Prepare for a performance during the last hour of the last class
  Mon: 7/9-8/20          9:30-10:15am       $91 + $2                  on Friday. Children should wear dance attire or comfortable
  (7 Wks)                10:30-11:15am      $40 supply fee            clothing and bring a small snack.
  Thurs: 7/12-8/23      9:30-10:15am                                  DaY/Date                  tiMe                Fee
                        10:30-11:15am                                 Mon-Fri: 8/13-8/17        9:30-11:30am        $125 + $2 (1 Wk)
  Fri: 7/13-8/24        9:30-10:15am                                  location                  instructor          Min/Max
                        10:30-11:15am                                 LCC: Toyon Room           Kinderdance Staff 6/12

  location              instructor           Min/Max
  HAC: Mosaic Room      Renee Benmeleh       6/12




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   Arts & Crafts	                                   ChildrEn                                          Arts & Crafts

    Buddy ‘n Me critters ‘n clay camp™                                        Kids carpentry camp                 (5-12 Yrs)
                             (3-6 Yrs)                                  Since 1982 Michael Glass, the director of Kids’ Carpentry,
Spend a special hour of quality time with your child in this age        has taught thousands of children the safe use of hand tools.
appropriate spin off of Critters ‘n Clay. Each day you’ll learn about   Children may choose from a wide variety of projects. While
a new animal, sculpt it out of clay together, with step by step         building their projects from scratch children are introduced
instructions, and hear a story about our “critter Du jour.” Basic       to concepts like applied math, problem solving, fine motor
sculpting and glazing techniques will be taught to assist in the        skills and empowered with the opportunity to use a large
creation of 4 critters, which are sure to become future family heir-    variety of woodworking tools. Our motto: Building confi-
looms. A new group of animals will be studied each session.             dence and teaching with respect and humor in a safe and
DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee                     happy environment. Michael co-teaches with his talented
Mon-Thurs: 6/18-6/21 11:00-11:45am              $75 + $2 (1 Wk)         wife, Jeab.
6/25, 8/3: Glazing: Kitchen                     $20 supply fee          DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
location                   instructor           Min/Max                 SESSIOn 1:                9:30-11:00am       $70 + $2 (1 Wk)
LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm Hilary Ford               10/12                   Mon-Thurs: 6/25-6/28 11:00am-12:30pm $30 supply fee
                                                                                                  12:30-2:00pm
         critters n clay camp™                  (4-9 Yrs)               SESSIOn 2:                9:30-11:00am    $70 + $2 (1 Wk)
Enrich your child’s world with a delightful hour of science, sculpt-    Mon-Thurs: 7/16-7/19      11:00am-12:30pm $30 supply fee
ing and children’s literature. We’ll learn interesting facts about a                              12:30-2:00pm
different animal each day, sculpt it out of clay and wrap things up     SESSIOn 3:                9:30-11:00am    $70 + $2 (1 Wk)
with a story about the “critter Du jour.” Basic sculpting and glazing   Mon-Thurs: 8/13-8/16      11:00am-12:30pm $30 supply fee
techniques will be taught in the creation of these family heirlooms.                              12:30-2:00pm
A new group of animals will be studied each session.
DaY/Date                  tiMe                  Fee                     location                  instructor                Min/Max
Mon-Thurs: 6/18-6/21 Noon-1:00pm                $75 + $2 (1 Wk)         LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm     Michael & Jeab Glass      5/12
Mon-Thurs: 7/23-7/26 3:30-4:30pm                $20 Supply fee
6/25, 8/3: Glazing: Kitchen
location                  instructor            Min/Max
                                                                                       carpentry for
LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm Hilary Ford               10/20                            Boys & girls camp (5-12 Yrs)
                                                                          Kids will love to learn to use saws, hammers, drills and
      sea adventures camp                   (1st-6th grade)               other hand tools to build cool projects from wood. Kids
Imagine exploring the sea and swimming with fish as we learn how          from kindergarten through eighth grade choose from
to draw them. Adventures are waiting for you during these five            boats, cars, trucks, birdfeeders, dolls, houses and even
exciting days of camp, use different media to create sea creatures        furniture and skateboards for advanced students with
like fish, octopus, turtle and more!                                      5-8 students per teacher, each is given lots of personal
                                                                          attention. After kids have taken their first introductory
DaY/Date                           Min/Max              neW               session, they may continue with individualized instruc-
Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10                  12/24
                                                                          tion using a system of levels of achievement. Classes
tiMe                               Fee                                    are year-round, offering unlimited advancement and
4th-6th grade: 9:00am-Noon         $155 + $2 (1 Wk) $20 supply fee        projects.
1st-3rd grade: 1:00-3:00pm         $115 + $2 (1 Wk) $20 supply fee
                                                                          DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee
location                           instructor                             Mon-Thurs: 4 days          9:00-11:00am         $99 + $2
LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm              Kidz Art East Bay
                                                                          Session 1: 6/11-6/14
       around the World camp                     (6-12 Yrs)
                                                                          Session 2: 6/18-6/21
                                                                          Session 3: 6/25-6/28
Students spend five exciting days exploring other countries and           Session 4: 7/2-7/5*        (Skip 7/4)          *$74 + $2
cultures through their art. At each stop, they create unique art as
                                                                          Session 5: 7/9-7/12
a souvenir. At the beginning of the week, each student is issued a
blank “Passport” wherein they receive a stamp after their success-        Session 6: 7/16-7/19
                                                                          Session 7: 7/23-7/26                Moraga
ful completion of each country’s artwork.                                                                    Location
                                                                          Session 8: 7/30-8/2
DaY/Date                          Min/Max
Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27                12/24             neW                   Session 9: 8/6-8/9
                                                                          Session 10: 8/13-8/16
tiMe                              Fee
                                                                          Session 11: 8/20-8/23
4th-6th grade: 9:00am-Noon        $155 + $2 (1 Wk) $20 supply fee
1st-3rd grade: 1:00-3:00pm        $115 + $2 (1 Wk) $20 supply fee         location                  instructor           Min/Max
location                          instructor                              HAC: Casita                Julie Cole          4/24
LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm             Kidz Art East Bay

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Camps	                                          ChildrEn                                                            Camps

                                                               neW         spanish summer camp (3-5½ Yrs)
              castle tales &                                             Join Miriam in a fun summer camp. Children will learn
        story Book camps (4-6 Yrs)                                     Spanish through songs, crafts, stories, bingo games and
                                                              more. Sea animals will be our theme. Snack will be provided.
Come to the magical land of Storybook and Castle Tales.
Your princess, prince, or knight will learn and perform       DaY/Date                 tiMe                Fee
four stories, using felt, puppets, story-dancing, dress-up,   Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27       9:30am-Noon         $150 + $2 (1 Wk)
and more. Campers enjoy a tea party snack-time daily and                                                   $5 supply fee
play time at the park. We will craft our own costumes for     location                 instructor          Min/Max
a performance done for families at the end of each week.      LCC: Elderberry Room Miriam Lattanzi         4/12
Stories vary and are appropriate for both boys and girls.
Andrea’s Program is a Bay Area Parent Magazine award
winner.                                                            Kid’s italian cooking camp                     (6-14 Yrs)
DaY/Date                                  tiMe                Enjoy five great days of cooking this summer. Each day
                                                              will cover one recipe that will complete an Italian din-
Castle Tales 1: Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/13         9:00am-Noon
                                                              ner. Don’t be surprised if your child will want to show
                                                                                                                         neW
Story Book 1: Mon-Fri: 7/16-7/20          9:00am-Noon
Castle Tales 2: Mon-Fri: 7/30-8/3         Noon-3:00pm         off what they learned for you at home. Students will
                                                              learn how to use kitchen utensils and appliances safely and the
Fee                                       Min/Max
                                                              importance of proper clean up and nutrition. Please mention any
$150 + $2 (1 Wk) $20 supply fee           4/12
                                                              food allergies when registering.
location                                  instructor
                                                              DaY/Date                  tiMe                Fee
LCC: Elderberry/Sequoia Rm                Andrea Gaspari
                                                              Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27        3:30-4:30pm         $96 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                                        5:00-6:00pm         $20 supply fee
DaY/Date                                 tiMe
Castle Tales 1: Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10        9:00am-Noon          location                  instructor          Min/Max
Story Book 1: Mon-Fri: 8/13-8/17         9:00am-Noon          LCC: Kitchen              Lynda Rexroat       6/10
Fee                                      Min/Max
$150 + $2 (1 Wk) $20 supply fee          4/12                         Busy Bee cooking camp                     (4-5 Yrs)
location                                 instructor           Cooking can be a lot of fun when you know your way around the
HAC: The Pavillion           Moraga      Andrea Gaspari       kitchen. Even the very young can benefit from instruction in how
                             Location                         to safely use various utensils and appliances. This is also a great
                                                              time to start being grounded in the importance of proper food
                                                              selection as well as cleanup. Each class will feature a different rec-
         chess camp            (1st-6th Grade)                ipe for a delicious treat and a new cooking technique. Instructor
                                                              was trained at La Varenne Ecole de Cusine in Paris and is the for-
Looking for a summer camp that offers challenge, excite-      mer owner/pastery chef of Apple Lane Bakery. Please note food
ment, a chance to make new friends and is just plain fun?     allergies when registering.
Come to the Berkeley Chess School chess camp! Chess
is fun and can be learned quickly and easily. Studies         DaY/Date                  tiMe                  Fee
have found chess students show improved test results in       Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27        10:00-11:00am         $94 + $2 (1 Wk)
reading, science and math along with growth in critical                                 Noon-1:00pm           $16 supply fee
cognitive abilities such as deducing, hypothesizing, stra-    location                  instructor            Min/Max
tegic thinking, logic and judgment. Chess also influences     LCC: Kitchen              Lynda Rexroat         5/10
social behavior, self-esteem, respect for others, patience
and the old fashioned notion of good manners. www .
berkeleychessschool .org
                                                                              show Biz Kids            (6-12 Yrs)
                                                              This training is for children who want to be actors, performers, or
DaY/Date                   tiMe               Fee             public speakers. Students have fun while they develop confidence,
Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27         1:00-4:00pm        $160 + $2       stage presence and self-esteem. Students will be given lines, cos-
Mon-Fri: 8/13-8/17         1:00-4:00pm        (1 Wk)          tumes, and acting partners. They will learn the art of memorizing
location                   instructor         Min/Max         lines quickly, bring life to words and feeling comfortable in front of
LCC: Sequoia Rm            B.C.S Staff        10/20           an audience and camera.
                Moraga                                        DaY/Date                     tiMe                    Fee
                Location                                      Wed: 7/11-8/29               6-8 yrs: 5:00-6:00pm    $160 + $2
DaY/Date                   tiMe               Fee                                          9-12 yrs: 6:00-7:00pm   (8 Wks)
Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10          1:00-4:00pm        $160 + $2       location                     instructor
                                              (1 Wk)          Clean Comedy Club            Patsy Bishop
location                   instructor         Min/Max
HAC: Mosaic Room           Berkeley Chess     10/20                         Clean Comedy Club is located at
                                                                          2363 Boulevard Circle, Walnut Creek

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   Mad Science	                                       ChildrEn                                            Mad Science

  neW              My First lab           (3-5 Yrs)                     survival! Predators & Prey                 (6-10 Yrs)
             Become a junior Mad Scientist! This new           Predator or Prey; which will you be? In our Nature camp, kids will learn
    camp is a great introduction to science. Preschoolers      how animals, big and small, adapt to life here on earth. Campers will
explore their sense of sight, sound, smell, taste and          learn how birds and beasts catch their prey without becoming someone
touch. Children use a magnifying glass to discover the         else’s lunch and will then be challenged to survive in the pulse pound-
world of creepy crawly creatures. Explore the science          ing “Food Chain Survival” game. Kids will also discover what Mr. Owl
of the sea and the fascinating creatures that live there.      had on his dinner plate during the famous owl pellet dissection. We’ll
Campers become paleontologists by searching for fos-           also have fun finding and magnifying Natures smaller critters-from
sils and participating in a mini dinosaur dig. Finally, take   insects to pond slime. Campers will build a real birdhouse to take home
an exciting mission with Mad Science to explore the            and will have creepy-crawly fun building a bughouse and searching for
planets, moons and stars. Take-home projects included          tenants! In addition, kids will enjoy hands-on fun learning how changes
each day!                                                      in wind, water and temperature can affect Earth’s inhabitants.
DaY/Date                    tiMe                               DaY/Date                   tiMe               location
Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/22          9:00am-Noon                        Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/13          9:00am-Noon        LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm
location: LCC: Elderberry Rm
                                                                        Brains, Blood and Bones                  (6-10 Yrs)
        crazy chemistry                (6-10 Yrs)              In this camp, children will have fun while learning about the scientific
We explore and create exciting chemical reactions. In          equipment they already own-the human body. Kids will explore the
this camp we’ll learn about the chemistry of our every-        science behind cells, organs, muscles and bones through fun, hands-on
day lives. We’ll make colorful concoctions and bubbling        activities. Campers will use micro slide viewers to see some of the tiny
brews, study the chemistry involved in not-so-simple           cellular machines that keep our bodies working and will play the “Cell
things like chalk and soap, and even experiment with           game” to learn about the “stuff” inside cells. Fun experiments will help
the chemistry used by artists, spies and detectives!           campers understand more about their senses, brains, breathing, circula-
                                                               tion and digestion. Children will create model cells, make Mad Mucus
DaY/Date               tiMe            location                and a simulated stomach, assemble a model skeleton and much more.
Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/22 1:00-4:00pm LCC: Elderberry
Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27 1:00-4:00pm Stanley: Rm TBA                 DaY/Date                  tiMe                 location
                                                               Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27        9:00am-Noon          Stanley: Rm TBA
                                                               Mon-Fri: 8/20-8/24        9:00am-Noon          LCC: Elderberry Rm
      secret lab          (6-10 Yrs)
The Mad Science Secret Agent Camp is a
 fun journey into the world of detection,
                                                                        Flight academy             (6-10 Yrs)                 Moraga
spy science, and forensics.                                    Sign-up for Mad Science Flight Academy and explore             Location
                                                               the fundamentals of flight. Learn celestial navigation and
Campers will get to...
                                                                discover the wonders of the Milky Way. See how air
• Examine the science behind
                                                               and wind affect kites, hot air balloons and parachutes. D i s c o v e r
   the spy tools made famous by
                                                               the fundamentals of rocketry, the stages of rocket flight and experiment
   the world’s greatest spies!
                                                               with huge water rockets. We will build rockets that you can launch.
• See what can’t be seen by the          neW                   Take-homes include the new Mad Science Skyblazer rocket, a rubber
   naked eye!                                                  band-powered airplane, a kite, a boomerang, a mini flying disc, a pro-
• Reconstruct activities using                                 peller-driven space orbiter and more!
   scientific methods!
                                                               DaY/Date                  tiMe                location
• Use the science of cryptology to send
                                                               Mon-Fri: 8/13-8/17        1:00-4:00pm         HAC: Casita
   and decode secret messages!
• Join the Mad Science Bureau of Investigations to
   sniff out forgeries and counterfeits!                                 Mad Machines & robots                   (8-11 Yrs)
• Follow in Sherlock’s steps to learn what tracks can          Whether your child loves to build things or destroy them, this week
   tell us!                                                    of camp includes lots of both! The junior Mad Science engineers will
• Foil a burglary using state-of-the art security              design and build structures using simple tools and their imaginations.
   techniques!                                                 Kids will even construct a geodesic dome big enough for all the camp-
DaY/Date                   tiMe                                ers to sit inside! Then the machine madness starts...children will dis-
Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/13          1:00-4:00pm                         cover how many different machines, simple & complex, we use in our
                                                               daily lives. Campers will design simple machines using pulleys, wedges,
location
                                                               screws and levers and have fun learning how catapults work...then we
LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm
                                                               move on to fun with the Mad Science robots! We will all build robots
                                                               that you can keep, all the while learning the science of robotics.
   Fee                  instructor            Min/Max
                                                               DaY/Date                  tiMe                 location
   $160 + $2 (per week) Mad Science           8/16
                                                               Mon-Fri: 8/20-8/24        1:00-4:00pm          LCC: Elderberry Room


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  Engineering	                                    ChildrEn                                                          Sports

    Stanley                                                                        robotics camp           (9-15 Yrs)
    Location    Pre-engineering camp                              Robotics camp offers kids a rich learning environment. In this
                          (5-6 Yrs)                               class kids learn to build robots using LEGO Mindstorms Robotics
  Create, Play, and Learn. Build a town, city, or star base       Invention System 2.0. With plastic gears, pulleys, beams, bricks,
  with houses, buildings, pyramids, bridges, tunnels, towers,     axels, and other building elements, kids learn to create mechani-
  and more. Build motorized cars, trains, buses, and trucks;      cal masterpieces. When kids add sensors, motors, and a Robotic
  race them; crash them; repair them. Explore the many            Command Explorer (RCX), their masterpiece responds to their
  possibilities of LEGO building systems while learning use-      commands and its environment. There are limitless possibili-
  ful construction techniques.                                    ties to building and programming using the LEGO Mindstorms
                                                                  Invention system. Please note: The robotics sets are for class-
  DaY/Date                tiMe             Fee
                                                                  room use only.
  Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29      9:00am-Noon      $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
  Mon-Fri: 7/2-7/6        9:00am-Noon      $132 + $2 (1 Wk)       DaY/Date                   tiMe               Fee
  (Skip 7/4)                                                      Mon-Fri: 7/30-8/3          1:00-4:00pm        $270 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                                                                $20 supply fee
    engineering Fundamentals camp                                 location                   instructor         Min/Max
                                                                  LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm Vision Tech             12/26
                          (7-12 Yrs)
  Design and build motorized machines, catapults, pyra-
  mids, demolition derby cars, truss and suspension bridges,                       game Design           (9-15 Yrs)
  buildings, and other constructions. Explore concepts in         This computer camp has been updated and for the first time
  physics, mechanical engineering, structural engineering,        campers will be using Multimedia Fusion 2.00(MMF) to design
  and architecture while playing with your favorite cre-          and create a realistic looking game, complete with multiple lives
  ations. This is a hands-on and minds-on class suitable for      and health meters. MMF is a powerful game development tool
  LEGO novices to maniacs. Returning students will work on        that allows kids to create superior quality games with out any
  new projects and challenges.                                    knowledge of programming. In this camp students will learn to
  DaY/Date                tiMe             Fee                    create their own multi level game and understand how the game
  Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29      1:00-4:00pm      $165 + $2 (1 Wk)       design process works. VisionTech 2D Game Design camp is great
                                                                  for someone who loves video games and has always wondered
                                                                  if they can someday make a game of their own. It is great entry
      Bashem’ Bots with legos camp                                level program that introduces kids to the fun learning world of
                          (7-12 Yrs)                              game creation. At the end of the camp each camper will take
  Create a wrestling robot to compete in the ring. Then           home their game on a CD.
  reengineer it to be a battling bot and take on all challeng-    DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
  ers. Instruction will be provided by staff. Familiarity with    Mon-Fri: 7/30-8/3         9:00am-12:00pm $270 + $2 (1 Wk)
  LEGO(tm) Technic is desirable and can be obtained by                                                         $20 supply fee
  attending FUNdamentals camp.                                    location                  instructor         Min/Max
  DaY/Date                 tiMe             Fee                   LCC: Arts & Crafts Rm Vision Tech            12/26
  Mon-Fri: 7/2-7/6         1:00-4:00pm      $132 + $2 (1 Wk)
  (Skip 7/4)
                                                                        Moraga
  location                instructor        Min/Max                     Location
  Stanley: Rm TBA         Play Well         12/24                                         Moraga sports camp
                                                                                                     (6-15 Yrs)
        summer Basketball league                                      Moraga Sports Camp promotes fun and excitement in a non-
                                                                      competitive environment. Games and activities are planned
                     (2nd-9th Grade)                                  with students’ enjoyment as the paramount factor. The camp
Looking for something to do this summer that won’t conflict           is run by several Moraga teachers and is hosted at JM. For
with swim team? Want to continue playing basketball and               more information, please visit www .moragasportscamp .com .
keep your skills fresh? All games and practices will be on            DaY/Date                tiMe                Fee
weekday evenings and weekends. There will be no activities            Mon-Fri: 6/11-6/15      10:00am- 2:30pm $185 + $2
scheduled on Wed. evenings or Sat. mornings.                          Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/22      10:00am- 2:30pm $15 Facility
To register for this League, Call Judy Mcneill at 284-5692 or         Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29      10:00am- 2:30pm usage fee
visit www .lafayettesummerbasketball .com                             Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/13       10:00am- 2:30pm (1 Wk)
DaY/Date               tiMe               Fee                         location                instructor          Min/Max
6/16-9/4               9:00am-Noon        $125 + $2 (12 Wks)          Joaquin Moraga          Brett Lorie         10/50
location               instructor                                     Intermediate
Call for Details       Judy McNeill


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 Tennis	                                           ChildrEn                                                          Tennis

                                                                                 tennis camp            (6-18 Yrs)
                                                                The Lafayette Tennis Club offers the finest and most modern

                   tennis
                                                                method of tennis instruction. Our concern during each session is
                                                                the individual development of every player. Our instructors are
                                                                trained to assist all students in developing basic fundamental tennis
                                                                strokes, court knowledge and general playing skills. Each student
                                                                will experience a combination of group and individual instruction
                                                                and attention.
                                                                The camp is overseen by Hunter Gallaway, Tennis Director and
           Beg – Pee Wees              (4-5 Yrs)
                                                                Owner. He is formerly a world ranked player, collegiate All-
                                                                American, and USPTA certified instructor. He was the 2004-2006
This class is for first-time youngsters,. Fun, ball handling    Men’s Open Player of the Year. Currently Hunter is ranked #1 in
skills, stroke basics are the focus.                            the USA men’s 35 singles division and is the captain of our World
          lab Fee: 1 can unopened tennis balls.                 Cup Men’s 35’s National Team. He is assisted by Head Pro and
                                                                Camp Director Jason Huck and an outstanding group of experi-
DaY/Date                tiMe             Fee                    enced counselors who have been personally trained in all aspects
Thurs: 6/14-8/2         9:00-9:30am      $80 + $2 (8 Wks)       of teaching tennis.
Tues: 6/12-7/31         9:00-9:30am      $80 + $2 (8 Wks)       DaY/Date                    tiMe                Fee
                                                                Mon-Fri: 6/11-6/15          9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
Sat: 6/16-8/4           9:00-9:30am      $80 + $2 (8 Wks)                                   1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
Sun: 6/17-8/5           9:00-9:30am      $80 + $2 (8 Wks)       AM/PM combined...           9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/22        9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
location              instructor              Min/Max                                     1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
Lafayette Tennis Club Laf Tennis Club         4/8               AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29        9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
            Beg – Juniors             (6-19 Yrs)                                          1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
This class is for first-time or second-time juniors players.    AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
Instruction on all of the basics plus games.
                                                                Mon-Fri: 7/2-7/6          9:30am-11:30am      $132 + $2 (1 Wk)
          lab Fee: 1 can unopened tennis balls.                 (Skip 7/4)                1:30-3:30pm         $132 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $240 + $2 (1 Wk)
DaY/Date          tiMe                             Fee
Sat: 6/16-8/4     6-9 yrs: 9:30-10:30am            $130 + $2    Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/13         9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
                  10-14 yrs: 11:30am-12:30pm       (8 Wks)                                1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
                  15-19 yrs: 12:30-1:30pm                       AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
Sun: 6/17-8/5     6-9 yrs: 10:30-11:30am                        Mon-Fri: 7/16-7/20        9:30am-11:30am      $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
                  10-14 yrs: 11:30am-12:30pm                                              1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
                  15-19 yrs: 12:30-1:30pm                       AM/PM combined...         9:30am- 3:30pm      $300 + $2 (1 Wk)

location                  instructor           Min/Max          Mon-Fri: 7/23-7/27        9:30am-11:30am      $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
Lafayette Tennis Club     Laf Tennis Club      4/8                                        1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
                                                                Mon-Fri: 7/30-8/3         9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
   White soled shoes • Rackets available • No jeans
                                                                                          1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
   location – all classes: Lafayette Tennis Club,               AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
          3125 Camino Diablo Rd., Lafayette
                                                                Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10         9:30am-11:30am      $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
   Classes are subject to change based on enrollment                                      1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
 numbers. If your class is cancelled, you will be notified      AM/PM combined...         9:30am- 3:30pm      $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
  four days prior to the first class and offered options.       Mon-Fri: 8/13-8/17        9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
        Register at www.lafMor-recreation.org .                                           1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
       Call the Lafayette Tennis Club at 937-2582               AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
                  for specific questions .                      Mon-Fri: 8/20-8/24        9:30-11:30am        $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
rainouts: All rainout decisions will be made 11⁄2 hours                                   1:30-3:30pm         $165 + $2 (1 Wk)
before lesson. Call Lafayette Tennis Club at 937-2582           AM/PM combined...         9:30am-3:30pm       $300 + $2 (1 Wk)
      if you think your lessons will be canceled.
                                                                location                    instructor           Min/Max
 All rainouts are made up at the end of the session.            Lafayette Tennis Club       Laf Tennis Club      10/30

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   Sports	                                           ChildrEn                                                        Sports

         Dodge Ball league                 (7-12 Yrs)                             Parent & tot
Come play the coolest sport at Lafayette Community Center!               tumbling & gymnastics                    (2½-3½ Yrs)
Players will compete on a team and try to run, throw and            This popular new class is designed for parents (or caregiver) and
dodge their way to victory. We use a soft foam ball making          toddlers. A 40-minute structured gymnastic/tumbling class for
the game easier and more fun than the days of the harsh rub-        you and your child. Learn how to roll, cartwheel, swing & flip
ber, dodge ball. Fees will include a team T-Shirt and award!        over the bars or jump on the trampoline! Your child will learn to
DaY/Date              tiMe                          Fee             take turns, follow a gymnastic circuit, gain confidence and learn
Mon: 6/25-8/20        7-9 yrs: 3:30pm-4:30pm        $95 + $2        new skills
                      10-12 yrs: 4:30-5:30pm (9 Wks)                tuesDaYs                 FriDaYs                saturDaYs
location              instructor              Min/Max               Tues: 6/12-7/17          Fri: 6/15-7/20         Sat: 6/16-7/21
LCC: Live Oak Room Lafayette Staff            15/20                 Tues: 7/24-8/28          Fri: 7/27-8/31         Sat: 7/28-9/1
                                                                    tiMe                     Fee
                    little Kickers                                  9:15-9:55am              $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
              (Indoor Soccer)         (4-5 Yrs)                     location                 instructor
                                                                    LCC: Manzanita Room      Encore Gymnastics
Learn the basics of soccer. This 10-week soccer league will
help players learn the game and give them a chance to play
on a team as they run, kick, & score their way to a good time.            tumbling & gymnastics (3½-8½ Yrs)
Participants will play a 45 min. game each week. Fee includes       This class is designed to enhance your child’s confidence, motor
team shirts and awards.                                             development, co-operation and fitness all in one. Students will
DaY/Date                   tiMe                  Fee                flip with joy as they discover the basics of gymnastics. They will
Tues: 6/26-8/28            3:25, 4:10 or 4:55    $110 + $2          learn how to roll forwards, backwards, sideways, stand on their
                           (rotating times)      (10 Wks)           hands and much more. No seam, footed tights or dresses.
location                   instructor            Min/Max            DaY/Date               tiMe                     Fee
LCC: Live Oak Room         Lafayette Staff       32/66              Tues: 6/12-7/17        3-5 yrs: 10:00-10:40am   $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
                                                                                           3-5 yrs: 10:45-11:25am   $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
                                                                                           3-5 yrs: 3:30-4:10pm     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
  little hoopsters (Basketball)                   (5-6 Yrs)                                6-8 yrs: 4:30-5:25pm     $84 + $2 (6 Wks)
Dribble, pass and shoot your way to a great time in our bas-        Tues: 7/24-8/28      3-5 yrs: 10:00-10:40am     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
ketball league for 5 & 6 year olds. Your little hoopster(s) will                         3-5 yrs: 10:45-11:25am     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
learn the basics of basketball, be part of a team and play 7-8                           3-5 yrs: 3:30-4:10pm       $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
games (one per week). Space is Limited! Fee includes team                                6-8 yrs: 4:30-5:25pm       $84 + $2 (6 Wks)
shirt and awards. Participants will play a 45 min. game each
week.                                                               Fri: 6/15-7/20       3-5 yrs: 10:00-10:40am     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
DaY/Date                  tiMe                    Fee                                    3-5 yrs: 3:15-4:10pm       $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
Wed: 6/27-8/29            3:25, 4:10 or 4:55      $110 + $2                              6-8 yrs: 4:15-5:10pm       $84 + $2 (6 Wks)
7/4 game will be          (rotating times)        (10 Wks)          Fri: 7/27-8/31       3-5 yrs: 10:00-10:40am     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
played on 7/6                                                                            3-5 yrs: 3:15-4:10pm       $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
location                  instructor              Min/Max                                6-8 yrs: 4:15-5:10pm       $84 + $2 (6 Wks)
LCC: Live Oak Room        Lafayette Staff         28/54
                                                                    Sat: 6/16-7/21       6-8 yrs: 10:00-10:55am     $84 + $2 (6 Wks)
                                                                                         3-5 yrs: 11:00-11:40am     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
        indoor Floor hockey                 (4-5 Yrs)               Sat: 7/28-9/1        6-8 yrs: 10:00-10:55am     $84 + $2 (6 Wks)
Play the hottest sport indoors at the Lafayette Community                                3-5 yrs: 11:00-11:40am     $69 + $2 (6 Wks)
Center! Floor Hockey is played in tennis shoes (not skates)
with a stick, ball and helmet, all of which will be provided        location          instructor
by the League. IFHL Season includes skills clinics and games.       LCC: Manzanita Rm Encore Gymnastics
Fee includes equipment, Team shirt and awards. Participants
will play a 45 min. game each week.
DaY/Date                  tiMe                   Fee
Thurs: 6/28-8/30          3:25, 4:10 or 4:55     $110 + $2
                          (rotating times)       (10 Wks)
location                  instructor             Min/Max
LCC: Live Oak Room        Lafayette Staff        32/54

              Game times are subject to change.


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   Sports	                                           ChildrEn                                                          Camps

                                   British                 i t ‘s      toni’s Fun unDer the sun Day camp
                                                           Back                                   (5-10 Yrs)
                        neW        soccer                               Camp activities are structured around Rancho Laguna Park.
                                   caMPs                   Activities include arts and crafts projects, games, sports, hikes, nature
                                                           adventures and possibly some form of drama. All activities are designed
                                                           so that all ages and abilities feel comfortable participating. Each two week
                                  First Kicks              session ends with party that the campers devise with Toni. Campers are
                                     (3-4 Yrs)             encouraged to bring a backpack with a healthy snack and beverage (no
                               A friendly low key          sodas), sweater for cooler/rainy mornings, a towel, bathing suit and a
                               introduction to the         change of shoes for hot days. Information sheet provided on first day of
                               basics of soccer            each session. Please note: Online registration will not process the multi
                               through games, sto-         Session discount. To receive the discount call 284-2232 after registering
                               ries and fun.               online.
DaY/Date                tiMe               Fee             DaY/Date                          tiMe              Fee
Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29      9:00-10:00am       $91 + $2        Sess . 1: Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/29      9:00am-Noon       $250 + $2 (2 Wk)
Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10       9:00-10:00am       (1 Wk)          Sess . 2: Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/20       9:00am-Noon       $25 supply fee
                                                           Sess . 3: Mon-Fri: 7/23-8/3       9:00am-Noon       $50 discount for 2 or
           Mini soccer (4-6 Yrs)                                                                               more sessions registered
                                                                                                               at the same time
Fun games, competitions and challenging skill-build-
                                                           location                          instructor        Min/Max
ing activities will captivate and enlighten your young
                                                           Rancho Laguna Park                Toni Tischler     15/20
players.
DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29        10:00-11:30am      $118 + $2                       camp awesome                 (4-14 Yrs)
Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10         10:00-11:30am      (1 Wk)        Enjoy summer vacation at Camp Awesome doing arts & crafts, cooking,
                                                           sports and games (soccer, hockey, capture the flag, medic ball and more)
             half Day (6-16 Yrs)                           hikes and a ton of Awesome fun. Snack will be provided. Wear sporty
                                                           clothing bring a water bottle, lunch and be ready for fun! Campers will be
Whether your child attends a British Soccer Camp;
                                                           divided into groups based on age.
one of our World Class Coaching Team Camps; a
Skill Builder Sports Camp or trains with a profes-         DaY/Date                            tiMe                 Fee
sional coach on our European Soccer Tour pro-              Sess . 1: Mon-Thurs: 7/30-8/2       9:00am-2:00pm        $120 + $2
gram; you are guaranteed the same level of personal        Sess . 2: Tues-Fri: 8/7-8/10        9:00am-2:00pm        $120 + $2
attention and high quality of coaching. Our staff          Sess . 3: Mon-Thurs: 8/13-8/16      9:00am-2:00pm        $120 + $2
have developed a unique way of coaching called             checK-in location                   instructor           Min/Max
the “Challenger Way”. This addresses the technical,        LCC: Elderberry Room                Lafayette Staff      20/60
tactical, physical and psychological requirements of
the game at each age level. But more importantly, it
focuses on the child as an individual and not just as     neW
                                                                      teamsport and Fitness camp                        (11-14 Yrs)
a player on a team.                                                Incorporates the fun of traditional team sports like basketball,
                                                                   baseball, soccer, football, volleyball with track-golf- dodge ball,
DaY/Date                tiMe              Fee              table tennis and other activities. Campers will participate in a daily fitness
Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29      9:00am-Noon       $154 + $2        program of circuit/free weight training or aerobic conditioning.
Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10       9:00am-Noon       (1 Wk)
                                                           DaY/Date                        tiMe                 Fee
             Full Day (10-16 Yrs)                          Mon-Fri: 7/9-7/20               9:00am-Noon          $200 + $2 (2 Wks)
Gain technical and tactical instruction in all areas of    location                        instructor           Min/Max
the game. Emphasis is placed upon individual skill         Stanley: Multi-Purpose          Adam Perry           10/40
development and fundamental tactical awareness
through our coaching mix of maximum participa-                                  Yoga for children              (6-9 Yrs)
tion, progressive practices and small-sided games.        neW     Learn yoga poses but with a child’s emphasis on movement and
DaY/Date                tiMe               Fee                    joy.Children will become a tree, dog, camel, etc. Excellent for
Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29      9:00am-4:00pm $230 + $2            improving attention, relaxation and body alignment. Silloo is a school
Mon-Fri: 8/6-8/10       9:00am-4:00pm (1 Wk)               teacher and a yoga instructor.
                                                           DaY/Date                 tiMe                 Fee
 location                 instructor        Min/Max        Thurs: 6/21-7/26         9:45-10:30am         $54 + $2 (6 Wks)
 Lafayette Community      Challenger        32/66          location                 instructor           Min/Max
 Park: Upper Field        Sport Staff                      LCC: Toyon Room          Silloo Tarapore      8/15
                                                                                    www .yogaforfitness .net

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   Sports	                                  youth & tEEnS                                                                     Music

 neW               lacrosse camps              (8-14 Yrs)                      BandWorks rock n’ roll                             neW
             Unlike traditional sport leagues that focus on win-               summer camp (8-14 Yrs)
       ning and losing, our program focuses on learning and
                                                                          BandWorks Rock n’ Roll camp provides a supportive environ-
improving. We realize that while contact is a vital part of the
                                                                          ment for musicians to have fun playing music with other kids,
sport, it may not always be the best method for teaching.
                                                                          teens, and develop their music skills at the same time. Each
Stick School is based on recreation style games and activities
                                                                          day you’ll practice tunes that you and your band mates have
designed to instill knowledge and confidence. It is our intention
                                                                          chosen to work on for the week, as well as create an original
that a child learns the fundamentals and rules before having to
                                                                          song you’ll write in class. You’ll get plenty of chances to solo,
deal with contact, competition and cost of the equipment
                                                                          sing (if you want), and rock out while you rehearse the tunes
necessary to play lacrosse. Our expert instructors promote the
                                                                          for a performance at the end of the week. (Limit 2 drummers,
physical, emotional and mental growth of each participant in
                                                                          2 bassists, 2 keyboardists per band). Students need to bring
a safe, enjoyable environment. Stick School LLC provides all
                                                                          their instrument and amp EXCEPT for the following: Drum
equipment necessary for a child to develop a skill set before
                                                                          Set, Bass Amp, Keyboard, and P.A. system (these will be
entering into high school or club play. Our goal is to provide
                                                                          provided). Kids younger than 8 and teens older than 14 will
a stepping stone to contact lacrosse which in turn will assist in
                                                                          be considered depending on the roster at time of registra-
the growth of this great sport. For more information please see
                                                                          tion. (Supply fee payable to BandWorks, includes BandWorks
www .StickSchool .org .
                                                                          folder, song charts, and equipment use.) Please go to www .
Beginning caMP                   tiMe             Fee                     lafmor-recreation .org/forms to download “BandWorks
Sess . 1: Mon-Fri: 6/25-6/29     9:00am-Noon      $210 + $2               Supplemental Form.” Registrants must fill this out & mail it
Sess . 2: Mon-Fri: 7/16-7/20     3:00-6:00pm      (1 Wk)                  back to BandWorks in order to finalize registration.
interMeDiate caMP                tiMe             Min/Max                 DaY/Date               tiMe                       Fee
Sess . 3: Mon-Fri: 8/13-8/17     3:00-6:00pm      32/66                   Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/22 8-11 yrs: 9:00am-Noon $250 + $2
location                                          instructor              (1Wk)                  12-14 yrs: 1:00-4:00pm $10 supply fee
Lafayette Community Park Lower Field              Stick School            location               instructor                 Min/Max
                                                                          Stanley: Rm TBA        BandWorks                  5/10
                 golf camp          (6-14 Yrs)
Instruction will cover the basics; putting, chipping, pitching,                         Drum logic            (9 Yrs & up)
full swing, rules, etiquette and course management. The camp              A twenty year national touring/recording entertainer/song-
will feature daily play on the golf course or the 18-hole putting         writer/instructor that has performed recently for the President
course, video analysis, and a camp t-shirt.                               of the United States as well as live shows with TOTO, INXS
Mon-thurs                  Mornings             aFternoons                and VANILLA ICE. We will cover the basic rudiments, learn-
Sess . 1: 6/11-6/14        9:00am-Noon                                    ing how to read, independence, full drum set theory, as well
Sess . 2: 6/18-6/21        9:00am-Noon                                    as showmanship and stick twirling!! We will be examining a
Sess . 3: 6/25-6/28        9:00am-Noon          1:00-4:00pm               wide array of music styles and building confidence through
Sess . 4: 7/9-7/12         9:00am-Noon                                    the art of drumming and music. Students are required to have
Sess . 5: 7/16-7/19        9:00am-Noon          1:00-4:00pm               drum sticks (any brand 7A or 5A size). There will be a $5 lab
Sess . 6: 7/23-7/26        9:00am-Noon          1:00-4:00pm               fee paid to instructor on first day for handouts. Please call
Sess . 7: 7/30-8/2         9:00am-Noon          1:00-4:00pm               instructor for questions: Matthias 925-878-1874.
Sess . 8: 8/6-8/9          9:00am-Noon          1:00-4:00pm               DaY/Date                tiMe                Fee
Sess . 9: 8/13-8/16        9:00am-Noon                                    Mon: 6/18-7/23          3:30-4:15pm         $138 + $2 (6 Wks)
Fee                        instructor           Min/Max                   Mon: 7/30-8/27          3:30-4:15pm         $115 + $2 (5 Wks)
$300 + $2 (1 Wk)           Grayson Woods        4/10                      location                instructor                   Min/Max
location                                                                  LCC: Toyon Room         Matthias Montgomery          4/15
Grayson Woods Golf Course • 400 Iron Hill St., Pleasant Hill
                                                                                     Beginning guitar               (8-17 Yrs)
           Kung Fu/Karate              (5 Yrs & up)                       Most pop songs use only 3 or 4 simple chords, so you will be
Gain self-confidence while learning how to throw, strike, kick            playing real songs in just a few weeks. It’s easy, and small class
and fall without hurting yourself. Class is divided into different        size allows for individual attention from instructor. Instructor
skill levels. Students have the opportunity to compete in A.A.U.          has BA and MA in music and over 20 years of teaching experi-
sanctioned tournaments. An A.A.U. insurance requirement of                ence.
$12-Youth, $25-Adults, collected at the first class. Good for one         DaY/Date                    tiMe                       Fee
year. (Optional $10 belt certification fee.) Start any time.              Mon: 6/11-9/10              8-12 yrs: 4:00-5:00pm      $180 + $2
DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee                       (Skip 6/18, 7/2,            13-17 yrs: 5:00-6:00pm (10 Wks)
Mon & Wed: On-going 7:00-8:00pm                 $40/month                 8/27, 9/3)
location                   instructor           Min/Max                   location                    instructor                 Min/Max
LCC: Live Oak Room         Danielle Jolin       10/40                     LCC: Elderberry Room Ted Crowley                       3/6


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   Special Interest		youth                                             & tEEnS                           Special Interest

     internet Driver education                   (14-18 Yrs)                       summer video camp                     (10-18 Yrs)
Driver education is a California-required course for teens to               Have you ever wanted to direct or star in your own movies!
receive a driver’s license. It is the first-step that must be taken         Now you can! We’ll learn how to develop your concept for
so the teen can receive a driver’s permit. Includes much parental           a variety of projects, create storyboards, shot composition,
involvement, and is fun, interactive, and educational. Coursework           proper lighting setup, audio design, off-line editing with spe-
can be completed at any time of day or night from home or any               cial effects, titles, audio and transitions, video mixing for live
computer with an internet connection. DMV-accepted comple-                  show. We use Canon Mini DV cameras to capture video, and
tion certificates issued upon successful completion of the course.          iMovie to edit the footage. Final Cut Express is also available
Class does not include behind-the-wheel driving.                            for those who have mastered iMovie. Curriculum is identical
DaY/Date                   tiMe                        Fee                  in both sessions. Students who have taken Video Production at
Ongoing                    9:00am-5:00pm               $75 + $2             Stanley are able to learn Final Cut Express. Snacks provided.
location                   instructor                                       DaY/Date                    tiMe                 Fee
Internet Course            AllGood Education Corp                           Mon-Fri: 6/18-6/29          9:00am-Noon          $300 + $2
                                                                            (2 Wks)                     1:00-4:00pm          $40 supply fee

     Babysitting for Beginners                   (10-14 Yrs)                Mon-Fri: 7/2-7/13
                                                                            (Skip 7/4) (2 Wks)
                                                                                                      9:00am-Noon
                                                                                                      1:00-4:00pm
                                                                                                                           $270 + $2
                                                                                                                           $40 supply fee
Learn the skills needed to be a trusted and responsible babysit-
ter. Learn all about child development, bedtime strategies, disci-          location                  instructor           Min/Max
pline, how to get jobs, and ways to make babysitting fun for you            Stanley: Rm 202           Michael Merrick      15/30
and the kids. Basic first aid, general safety, and what to do in an
emergency will also be covered. Students should bring snack.
                                                                                        computer graphics and
DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee
Mon & Tues: 6/25-6/26 1:00-4:00pm               $55 + $2 (1 Wk)                         Multimedia Workshop
location                   instructor           Min/Max                                                (9-18 Yrs)
LCC: Sequoia Room          Suzy McCreary        10/25                       In this class we will learn how to design web pages, make car-
                                                                            toons and build a video game. A great class for children who
                                                                            love computers.
        Bonus for Babysitters                 (10-14 Yrs)
                                                                            DaY/Date                   tiMe               Fee
Students who have previously taken Babysitting for Beginners                Mon-Fri: 6/25-7/6          8:00am-Noon        $250 + $2
and anyone who has experience babysitting will enjoy Bonus                  (Skip 7/4)                 Noon-4:00pm        (2 Wks)
for Babysitters. Sharpen your babysitting skills to make you an
even better babysitter. This active, hands-on class will keep               location                   instructor         Min/Max
participants busy as they participate in discipline role-play, gain         Stanley: Rm 204            Brian Connolly     5/35
knowledge of safety hazards and learn how to handle anything
that may happen during a babysitting job. The class also includes
playing games, doing crafts and learning songs that will wow
those little kids. (This class does not repeat information taught in
Babysitting for Beginners). Bring a lunch and dress to play.
DaY/Date                     tiMe                Fee
Fri: 6/29                    11:00am- 2:00pm $30 + $2 (1 Wk)
location                     instructor          Min/Max
LCC: Sequoia Room            Suzy McCreary       10/25                                 summer Music at stanley
                                                                                                   (4th-9th grade)
           cartoon Workshop                 (7-18 Yrs)                      A chance to study music with the pros! Our workshop is a
                                                                            musical empowerment seminar, meant to share the distinc-
Learn to draw all your favorite cartoons from Spongebob                     tions that our staff has learned from years of study and practice
Squarepants to Buzz Lightyear to the new characters in                      in an engaging, interactive, and FUN environment. Come learn
“Ratatouille!” Matthew Luhn PIXAR animator and cartoonist on                a new instrument or get better on your current one. Designed
“Toy Story,” “Toy Story 2,” “Monsters Inc.,” “Finding Nemo,”                to put the FUN back into the FUNdamentals! Register NOW at
“Cars”, and “Ratatouille,” will be teaching this one day cartoon            www .summermusic .us or call 925-768-2949.
workshop. Matthew’s encouraging approach allows all students
to have fun drawing cartoons and teaches them to be able to                 DaY/Date                    tiMe                Fee
continue their talent after the class is through.                           Sess. 1: Beginners          9:30am-Noon         $450/session
                                                                            Sess. 2: Intermed/Adv       1:30-4:30pm         $850/both
DaY/Date                   tiMe                  Fee                        7/2-7/13 (Skip 7/4)                             sessions
Sat: 6/23                  1:30-4:30pm           $60 + $2
                                                                            location                    instructor
location                   instructor            Min/Max                    Stanley Middle School Jon & Liz Brummel
LCC: Arts and Crafts Rm Matthew Luhn             12/25


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   dog obedience	                                          adultS                                        dog obedience
                                                                                                                              Moraga
                                                                                                                             Location
                                                                                             Dog obedience
                                                                                   Primary Handler must be at least 13 yrs.
                                                                                           Bring dogs to first class.
                                                                            For dogs of all ages and levels of training. Bring proof of
                                                                            current vaccinations. All family members are welcome, but
                                                                            the primary handler must be at least 13. Positive training
                                                                            methods emphasized. Aggression problems are not appro-
                                                                            priate for group classes.

                                                                                          Beginning obedience
          Dog oBeDience lafayette                                           Learn basic techniques to train your dog to be a well-man-
                                                                            nered member of the family. Covers common problem
  Children under 16 must be accompanied by a parent.                        behaviors as well as basic commands (sit, down, stay, heel,
            Do NOT bring dog to first class.                                watch, come, wait, leave it and stand). All work done on
                                                                            leash.
           Beginning Dog obedience                                          DaY/Date
                                                                            Mon: 6/18-8/6
                                                                                                    tiMe
                                                                                                    1:00-2:00pm
                                                                                                                         Fee
                                                                                                                         $95 + $2
                        (puppies/young dogs                                                         7:00-8:00pm          (8 Wks)
            3 months–1 yr; No dogs older than 1 yr)
                                                                            location                instructor           Min/Max
Basic obedience instruction for puppy owners and their puppies.             HAC: Casita             Lynn Kosmakos        3/13
Puppies will learn sit, down, come, stay. Solutions for puppy
behavior problems incl. jumping, biting, etc. Bring proof of vac-
cinations to 1st class, plus 6-foot leather leash, buckle or martin-                Beginning Dog obedience
gale (aka premier) collar. Mandatory Attendance at first class.                                 (under 25 lbs.)
DaY/Date                    tiMe                  Fee                       DaY/Date               tiMe                  Fee
Wed: 6/20-8/22              6:30-7:30pm           $115 + $2                 Mon: 6/18-8/6          6:00-7:00pm           $95 + $2
(Skip 7/4)                                        (9 Wks)                                                                (8 Wks)
location                    instructor            Min/Max                   location               instructor            Min/Max
LCC: Manzanita Room Barb Peppin                   6/16                      HAC: Casita            Lynn Kosmakos         3/13

        intermediate Dog obedience                                                intermediate Dog obedience
Prereq: Completion of LCC Beg. Obedience or Instructor                      This class is for dogs who have basic obedience skills and
permission.                                                                 are ready to start working off leash. It is appropriate for
• Develop skills to pass the AKC Canine Good Citizen Class                  people who want a highly trained dog, as well as for those
• Introduction to Rally Obedience and Competitive                           who may want to compete in obedience trials. Bring dogs
  Obedience.                                                                to first class.
DaY/Date                 tiMe             Fee                               DaY/Date                tiMe                  Fee
Wed: 6/20-8/22           7:45-9:00pm      $110 + $2                         Mon: 6/18-8/6           Noon-1:00pm           $95 + $2
(Skip 7/4)                                (9 Wks)                                                                         (8 Wks)
Thurs: 6/21-8/23         9:45-11:00am                                       location                instructor            Min/Max
(Skip 7/5)                                                                  HAC: Casita             Lynn Kosmakos         3/13
location                 instructor       Min/Max
LCC: Manzanita Room Barb Peppin           6/12

           advanced Dog obedience
Prereq: Completion of LCC Intermediate Obedience or
Instructor permission.
• Develop skills to compete in AKC Obedience Trials.
DaY/Date               tiMe              Fee
Thurs: 6/21-8/23       8:30-9:30am       $90 + $2
(Skip 7/5)                               (9 Wks)
location               instructor        Min/Max
LCC: Manzanita Room Barb Peppin          6/12


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   dance	                                               adultS                                                             dance

       Belly Dance 1: Fun and Fitness                                                 line Dancing           (18 yrs & up)
                        (16 yrs & up)                                    Picture rows of people dancing a set of choreography as an
Ladies! Shimmy to fitness! Belly Dancing is FUN, and it’s great          ensemble. Learn new and traditional line dances in a comfort-
exercise for women of all ages, shapes, and sizes!! NO previous          able, welcoming, fun filled class. Line dancing isn’t just country
dance experience necessary! In this class, you will dance simple         western anymore. It’s also a rich blend of other music and dance
combinations based upon some of the basic foundation move-               styles including latin, popular and swing. Enjoyable exercise that
ments and isolations of Classical Egyptian-style Raqs Sharqi, a          will free the dancer in you. No partners needed. Beginners and
dance form known in the United States as Belly Dance! Learn              intermediates welcome.
to play finger cymbals and dance with a silk veil as you dance           DaY/Date                   tiMe                Fee
your way to increased fitness and joy. Optional student perfor-          Mon: 6/25-8/13             1:30-3:00pm         $56 + $2 (8 Wks)
mance parties every quarter. Pre-registration recommended.               Tues: 6/26-8/14            7:30-8:30pm         $56 + $2 (8 Wks)
(Under 16 years OK if enrolled with parent or legal guardian             location                   instructor          Min/Max
approval). Optional dance supplies (finger cymbals, hip scarfs,          LCC: Live Oak Room         John TrentaCosti 10/40
music, and hand-dyed silk veils) available for purchase in class.
Soft leather soled shoes recommended – jazz practice shoes
(www.discountdance.com) or hermes sandals. Thick socks okay                     intro to social Dance               (16 yrs & up)
but no rubber soles or bare feet.                                        Never danced before – want to learn how to move as one unit?
DaY/Date                 tiMe                 Fee                        Learn leading/following techniques, how to move your body in
Mon: 6/25-7/23           6:00-7:00pm          $50 + $2 (5 Wks)           open style dancing, learn to recognize music and learn begin-
location                 instructor           Min/Max                    ning steps in the Waltz, Swing and Latin dances. Join a congenial
LCC: Toyon Room          Yosifah              3/15                       group of dancers and enjoy the atmosphere of a small class. Lots
                                                                         of personal attention. No partner necessary.
                                                                         DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
    Belly Dance 2: Fun, Fitness, Props                                   Tues: 6/26-8/28           7:30-8:30pm        $140 + $2
           and Zills! (16 yrs & up)                                                                                   (10 Wks)
Belly Dance 2 is for continuing students (ALL advanced begin-            location                  instructor         Min/Max
ning to professional level dancers welcome!) who are ready               LCC: Toyon Room           Doris Bergman      8/25
for MORE fun, fitness, and challenges! Yosifah will help you
to further develop your Raqs Sharqi skills and techniques with
advanced layering, musical interpretation, rhythmic training
                                                                            Ballroom Dance – Beg/int                    (16 yrs & up)
with finger cymbals (zills, also called sagat), and dancing tech-        For beginners as well as intermediate dancers, join us for Swing
niques with props such as veils, cane, and sword. Optional               and Foxtrot during the summer. Consider it date night, bring a
student performances every quarter. PREREGISTRATION highly               friend and learn to dance. At the end of the course the group
recommended!                                                             may want to attend a local dance studio and practice what you
                                                                         have learned. Wear relaxed clothing and leather shoes for a
DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee                      more enjoyable dance experience. Join a congenial group of
Mon: 6/25-7/23             7:00-8:00pm          $50 + $2 (5 Wks)         dancers and enjoy the atmosphere of a small class and lots of
location                   instructor           Min/Max                  personal attention. No partner necessary.
LCC: Toyon Room            Yosifah              3/15                     DaY/Date                  tiMe              Fee
                                                                         Thurs: 6/28-8/30          7:30-8:30pm       $140 + $2
                                                                                                                     (10 Wks)
                                                                         location                  instructor        Min/Max
                                                                         LCC: Toyon Room           Doris Bergman     8/25


                                                     summer shimmy social
                                               at the lafayette community center
                                                       Thursday: June 28th • 6:00-9:00pm
                                                              A Free Family Event.
                                                       • Dance performances
                                                       • Shop for Moroccan & Dance treasures
                                                       • Non-alcoholic beverage to share!
                                                        For more information please visit
                                                      www .yosifah .com or call 925-372-8520

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   Health & Fitness	                                   adultS                                 Health & Fitness

        Jazzercise Personal touch                                                                                       Moraga
                      (16 yrs & up)                                            tai chi chih/Qigong                     Location
A unique approach to personal training in a small group.                                 (18 yrs & up)
This program is designed to increase your muscle tone &        Twenty gentle, easily-learned movements can help to promote
enhance your Jazzercise workout by focusing on varying         calmness, increased energy and improved balance. This ‘mov-
muscle groups & techniques designed to help you achieve        ing meditation’ is an effective form of stress management and a
maximum results. Sign up in advance with instructor.           powerful tool for self- healing. Not a martial art.
DaY/Date                tiMe                Fee                DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee
Sat: 6/23-7/28          10:15-10:45am       $99                Tues: 6/12-7/31            9:30-10:30am         $72 + $2 (8 Wks)
                                            (6 Wks)            Thurs: 6/14-8/2            9:30-10:30am         $72 + $2 (8 Wks)
location                instructor          Min/Max            location                   instructor           Min/Max
LCC: Toyon Rm           Nancy Goldner       5/10               HAC: The Pavillion         Wendy Helms          5/15


                                  Jazzercise is unlike any
                                  fitness program you’ve            self Defense for Women                    (15 yrs & up)
                                  ever experienced. A        Learn self-defense from 3rd Degree Black Belt Karen Rutkowski in
                                  60-minute class offers     a 5-week series designed especially for women. Learn and prac-
a blend of Jazz dance & exercise science. Each class is      tice easy and effective techniques for one hour per week in a safe
choreographed and set to your favorite music – Top 40,       and professional environment. Special attention will be placed on
jazz, funk, country and classics. Choreography is easy       escapes from side and rear attacks, grabs and strikes from the front,
to follow and will motivate and challenge you. Workout       and ground self-defense and escapes. Please wear comfortable
includes cardio, muscle toning & strength training with      clothing and sneakers.
weights. Wear aerobic shoes & bring a mat.                   DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
On-going . Sign-up anytime . Register at class .             Thurs: 6/21-7/26          6:00-7:00pm        $40 + $2 (5 Wks)
                                                             (Skip 7/5)
new student offer: 50% off First Month eFt
                                                             Thurs: 8/2-8/30           6:00-7:00pm
Fee: Walk-in: $10 • EFT Class Pass: $40 per month
                                                             location                  instructor         Min/Max
                     (Prices vary, check with instructors)
                                                             LCC: Elderberry Room Karen Rutkowski 8/20
*EFT = Electronic Fund Transfer, month to month
payment plan. One-time joining fee.
location Live Oak Rm, Lafayette Community Center
                                                                                  Pilates      (18 yrs & up)
contacts Nancy G: 937-6768                                   Pilates Mat Exercises develop a strong, lithe body, and will give you
         Nancy B: 934-5905 • Teri C: 212-5555                more energy, a flatter tummy, and make you feel more centered -
                                                             less stressed. It’s a great cardio workout and it’s fun! Students should
                                                             bring their own mat to class.
    DaY                start tiMe        instructor
                                                             DaY/Date                     tiMe               Fee
    M/W/F              6:00 am           Nancy G.            Tues: 6/19-7/24              6:00-7:00pm        $60 + $2 (6 Wks)
    M/T/W/TH/F         9:10 am           Nancy G.            Tues: 7/31-9/4               6:00-7:00pm        $50 + $2 (5 Wks)
    M/W                5:45 pm           Katherine           (Skip 8/21)
    TU/TH              6:00 pm           Katherine           location                     instructor         Min/Max
    SAT                9:00 am           Nancy G.            LCC: Elderberry Room Margarite Golden 8/22


          Jazzercise Plus (90 minutes)
Extended strength training segment for a longer workout.
                                                                                                Bocce anyone?
DaY                  start tiMe           instructor
Sundays              9:00-10:30 am        Nancy B.                                       location: Lafayette Comm Ctr.
Fee                                                                                      Director: Martha Breed
$15 Walk-in • $30/mo. EFT • $48/6 classes - 2 mo. exp.                                             283-0485
                                                                                         location: Commons Park, Moraga
  Jazzercise Open House Week of 6/17-6/23                                                Director: Dom Sidari
       Free class for new students only                                                            376-1511




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  Health & Fitness	                                      adultS                                    Health & Fitness

           Yoga Workout               (16 yrs & up)                                     intro to Yoga        (16 yrs & up)
One of the most intelligent and therapeutic forms of exercise,          If you have been thinking about trying yoga or have very
Yoga gives you a good workout, stimulates your muscles,                 little experience this is the class for you! Introduces basic yoga
teaches relaxing stretches & proper body alignment. Class ends          postures, breathing and yoga philosophy. Improve flexibility,
with breathing & relaxation techniques. Bring Blanket or Yoga           reduces stress, and build energy. Bring a yoga mat and Blanket.
Mat . Bring Blocks & Strap to d . Marcus’ classes .                     DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee
DaY/Date                tiMe                     Fee                    Sun: 6/10-8/19             10:30-11:45am        $108 + $2 (9 Wks)
Tues: 6/19-8/21         6:00-7:15pm              $110 + $2              (Skip 6/17, 7/1)
                                                 (10 Wks)               location                   instructor           Min/Max
location                instructor               Min/Max                LCC: Sequoia Room          Howard Van Es        10/25
LCC: Toyon Room         Elizabeth McIntyre       8/15
DaY / Date             tiMe                       Fee                               Beg/adv Yoga             (16 yrs & up)
Mon: 6/25-8/27         9:00-10:15am               $110 + $2             This class is for those with some yoga experience or athletic
Wed: 6/20-8/29         9:00-10:15am               (10 Wks)              beginners. Deepen your experience of basic postures, learn
(Skip 7/4)                                        $11 discount          more challenging postures, posture flow and breathing prac-
                                                  for Mon & Wed         tices.
location               instructor                 Min/Max               DaY/Date                tiMe              Fee
LCC: Sequoia Room      Debra Marcus               15/20                 Tues: 6/19-9/4          9:15-10:30am      $144 + $2 (12 Wks)
                                                                        (Night Class Skip 7/3) 7:30-8:45pm        $132 + $2 (11 Wks)
DaY/Date               tiMe                       Fee
Thurs: 6/21-7/26       6:15-7:30pm                $55 + $2              Fri: 6/22-9/7           9:15-10:30am          $144 + $2 (12 Wks)
(Skip 6/28)                                       (5 Wks)               location                instructor            Min/Max
location               instructor                 Min/Max               LCC: Sequoia Room       Howard Van Es         10/25
LCC: Toyon Room        Silloo Tarapore            8/20
                       www .yogaforfitness .net
                                                                         adv Beg/intermediate Yoga (16 yrs & up)
                                                                        This is an advanced beginner/intermediate yoga class. We will
             Meditation For                                             spend time deepening into postures, breathing (pranayama)
                                                                        and in meditation. When these three practices are performed
     health and Well Being (16 yrs & up)                                at the same time it is known as the “Royal Practice” of yoga.
Meditation has long been known to promote improved health               Expect to leave class feeling renewed and revitalized.
and well being, healing, increased self awareness and growth,           DaY/Date                 tiMe               Fee
and a deeper spiritual connection. In this class, we will learn         Sat: 6/23-9/8            8:45-10:15am       $156 + $2 (12 Wks)
how to release tension, quiet the mind, visualize success for
any chosen area of life, improve communication and relation-            location                 instructor         Min/Max
ships, and connect more deeply with our spiritual nature.               LCC: Sequoia Room        Howard Van Es      10/25
Instructor, Mary Bruns, has practiced and taught meditation
for over 25 years, utilizing the practices of profound teachers,
attaining peak experiences and culminating in the integration       Moraga
of Mind, Body, and Spirit.                                          Location       Yoga for all levels             (18 yrs & up)
DaY/Date                   tiMe                Fee                                Stretch, tone, and reduce stress with former
Mon: 6/18-8/6              7:00-8:30pm         $80 + $2 (8 Wks)            Olympic instructor Jeanne Dowell. Her experience with
location                   instructor          Min/Max                     the Iyengar Yoga Institute in India will deepen your inter-
LCC: Elderberry Rm         Mary Bruns          5/15                        nal and external practice. Each week builds on a series
                                                                           of postures emphasizing core strength and balance.
       intuitive Meditation (18 yrs & up)                                  Individual attention emphasized.
                                                                           DaY/Date                tiMe                  Fee
Learn the powerful technique of meditation and self-hypnosis               Mon: 6/18-7/16          9:00-10:15am          $55 + $2
through guided meditations by class instructor Kathy Foster.               Mon: 7/23-8/20          9:00-10:15am          (5 Wks)
Kathy has 25 years experience in meditation and 17 years in
hypnotherapy.                                                              Thurs: 6/21-7/19         6:30-7:45pm          $55 + $2
DaY/Date                tiMe               Fee                             Thurs: 7/26-8/23         6:30-7:45pm          (5 Wks)
Wed: 6/20-8/15          7:15-8:15pm        $96 + $2                        location                 instructor           Min/Max
(Skip 7/4)                                 (8 Wks)                         HAC: La Sala              Jeanne Dowell        15/20
location                instructor         Min/Max
LCC: Sequoia Room       Kathy Foster       5/15



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Sports	                                              adultS                                                        Safety

                                                                                  adult cPr         (12 yrs & up)

                    tennis                                         A 3-hour Acute Care Training (ACT) course covering: CPR,
                                                                   rescue breathing and choke saving for unconscious and con-
                                                                   scious adults (9 + years). Please wear comfortable clothes.
             adult Beg         (20 yrs & up)                       Certification is good for 2 years.
 This class is for beginning students. Instruction on all          DaY/Date                   tiMe           Fee
 basics plus mini matches, strategy.                               Tues: 8/7                  7:00-10:00pm   $35 + $2 (1 Wk)
 Lab fee: 1 can unopened Wilson tennis balls .                                                               $10 supply fee
 DaY/Date                 tiMe                 Fee                 location                   instructor     Min/Max
 Sun: 6/17-8/5            9:30-10:30am         $130 + $2           LCC: Elderberry Room Adele Christensen 4/8
 Wed: 6/20-8/8            6:30-7:30pm          (8 Wks)
 location                 instructor           Min/Max                    re-certification cPr              (12 yrs & up)
 Lafayette Tennis Club    Laf Tennis Club      4/8
                                                                   Students must have a current Adult or Pediatric CPR certifica-
                                                                   tion Must come to class prepared to demonstrate skills. Please
               Beg/int      (20 yrs & up)                          wear comfortable clothes. Certification is good for 2 years.
 This class is for Advanced Beginners or students that are         DaY/Date                tiMe                  Fee
 continuing on with lessons. Instruction on all basics plus        Wed: 8/8                7:00-10:00pm          $35 + $2 (1 Wk)
 an introduction to doubles play.                                                                                $5 supply fee
 Lab fee: 1 can unopened Wilson tennis balls .                     location                instructor            Min/Max
 DaY/Date                  tiMe                Fee                 LCC: Elderberry Room Adele Christensen 4/8
 Sat: 6/16-8/4             10:30-11:30am       $130 + $2

 Mon: 6/18-8/6             6:30-7:30pm
                                               (8 Wks)
                                               $130 + $2
                                                                               Basic First aid          (12 yrs & up)
                                               (8 Wks)             A 3-hour Acute Care Training Certification Course teaching stu-
                                                                   dents the causes, prevention and care of first aid emergencies.
 location                  instructor          Min/Max             Includes treatment of head injuries, fractures, nose bleeds,
 Lafayette Tennis Club     Laf Tennis Club     4/8                 wounds, burns, poisonings and animal/insect bites.
                                                                   DaY/Date                tiMe                  Fee
                                                                   Thurs: 8/9              7:00-10:00pm          $35 + $2 (1 Wk)
               Wear white soled shoes                                                                            $10 supply fee
         Rackets provided if needed • no jeans
                                                                   location                instructor            Min/Max
             location – all classes:                               LCC: Elderberry Room Adele Christensen 4/20
                Lafayette Tennis Club,
          3125 Camino Diablo Rd., Lafayette
  Classes are subject to change based on enrollment
numbers. If your class is cancelled, you will be notified                            Wine tasting 101 series
                                                                    neW
 four days prior to the first class and offered options.
                                                                    t o P ic            uncorking italy
        Register at www.lafMor-recreation.org .                                                   (21 yrs & up)
            Call the Lafayette Tennis Club at                            The wines of Italy have something for everyone! Take
            937-2582 for specific questions .                      a tour with us to a few favorite regions of Italy; Tuscany,
  rainouts: All rainout decisions will be made 11⁄2                Piedmont, Southern Italy, Veneto. The sheer diversity of styles,
  hours before lesson. Call Lafayette Tennis Club at               regions, and varieties offered up from Italy is amazing. From
                                                                   the tip of the boot to the northern Alps: tasty and unique wines
 937-2582 if you think your lessons will be canceled.
                                                                   in a range of prices and styles. Come join us for an informative
  All rainouts are made up at the end of the session.              evening discovering the best Italy has to offer in wine & food.
                                                                   We will be tasting 5 different wines and tasting foods to go with
                                                                   them. Please bring 5 wine glasses to class.
          Free Petanque lessons                                    DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee
     Check out the new Petanque Court at the                       Fri: 8/31                  6:30-9:00pm          $25 + $2
             Lafayette Community Park                                                                              $15 supply fee
        Fri: 7:00 pm • Sat & Sun: 3:00 pm                          location                   instructor           Min/Max
      Mary: 283-2682 OR Pascal: 254-2921                           LCC: Sequoia Room          Monica Chappell 10/20




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Cooking	                                             adultS                                                     Cooking

  Moraga
  Location           thai Buffet Dinner
                             (16 yrs & up)
       Learn simple cooking techniques and preparations
in advance for a scrumptious Thai buffet dinner. Learn
to use authentic Thai ingredients, such as lemongrass,
galangal, kaffir lime, and fish sauce in making popular
Thai dishes. We will cook a delicious hot and sour soup,
spicy lime dressing salad, aromatic curry, piping hot
stir-fry, and coconut dessert. Please bring a chef knife,
cutting board, apron, hand towel, and your own bever-
age to class. ($12 material fee included)
                                                                   Moraga
DaY/Date                tiMe                Fee                    Location            indian cooking
Wed: 6/27               6:30-9:30pm         $60 + $2
                                                                                        (16 yrs & up)
                                                                  These workshops will teach the basic techniques of Indian
       asian grills, BBQ and ribs                                 cooking so you and your family can enjoy delicious healthy
                     (16 yrs & up)                                meals. Learn basics of Indian masalas (spices) like cumin,
Just in time for the summer BBQ! Outdoor grilling is a            mustard seed, coriander, etc.
popular cooking technique in Asia and often happens               location             instructor         Min/Max
year round using ribs and marinades. Learn to season              HAC: Kitchen         Nisha Kabra        6/16
with Asian herbs and spices and make a variety of
Asian grills, such as Grilled curry fish in banana leaves,                             vegetarian
Lemongrass shrimp on the skewer, Chicken yakitori,
                                                                  Learn to enjoy summer’s bounty from your garden Indian
Satays, and more. Please bring a chef knife, cutting
                                                                  style. Get to know the techniques used to infuse summer’s
board, apron, hand towel, and your own beverage to
                                                                  fresh seasonal vegetables & different kinds of lentils with
class.
                                                                  wonderful spices. In this series you will learn two different
DaY/Date                tiMe                  Fee                 complete vegetarian meals.
Wed: 6/20               6:30-9:30pm           $60 + $2
                                                                  Topics to include: fresh vegetable dish infused with spices,
                                                                  and the infusion technique to make a tasty lentil dish the
        summer sushi             (16 yrs & up)                    whole meal comes together with a rice pulao & raita.
Summer is the time of abundance for sushi ingredients,                            DaY/Date       tiMe             Fee
both fresh caught from the sea and fresh picked from              Veg. Meal 1     Wed: 7/18      7:30-9:30pm      $50 + $2
the garden. Let’s make our sushi fresh, light, and clean          Veg. Meal 2     Thurs: 8/9                      $12 supply
with a variety of local and seasonal offerings. We will
make finger rolls- Nigiri and hand roll-Maki Nori with
the freshest fish and vegetables. Bring a sharp pointed-                           non-vegetarian
tip chef knife, large cutting board, bamboo mat, cloth            In this series you will learn two different non-vegetarian
hand towel, your own beverage, and a to-go box to                 meals. In the first session learn techniques & dishes to have
class.                                                            your own “Indian BBQ”. We will make chicken burgers
DaY/Date                tiMe                Fee                   with an Indian twist! A tasty Indian style potato salad…And
Tues: 7/31              6:30-9:30pm         $60 + $2              don’t forget corn on the cob, with an Indian spice rub that
                                                                  will knock your socks off!

   location           instructor            Min/Max               In the second session we will focus on a light summer meal
   HAC: Kitchen       Chat MingKwan         6/16                  with a tomato based curry for your favorite summer fish.
                                                                  Put the finishing touches on the meal with a different style
           Information about Chat Mingkwan:                       of vegetable rice pulao. Lastly, we’ll cool your taste buds
                www .unusualtouch .com                            with raita, an Indian yogurt sauce that you can enjoy along-
                                                                  side the curry & rice pulao.
                                                                                      DaY/Date tiMe                Fee
                                                                  Non-Veg. Meal 1 Tues: 7/24        7:30-9:30pm $55 + $2
                                                                  Non-Veg. Meal 2 Wed: 8/15                        $15 supply




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   Music/Art	                                            adultS                                       Special Interest

                                                                                acting entertainment
                                                                                 sampler (18 yrs & up)
                                                                          Get a glimpse of three entertainment fields.
                                                                          You will learn:
                                                                          1. The three types of stand up
                                                                             comedy jokes.
                                                                          2. What method acting is.
                                                                          3. Anyone can do improve comedy.
                                                                          These classes are low key and do
                                                                          not require student performance.
                                                                          Come and have some fun.

    landscape & Portraiture Painting                                      DaY/Date
                                                                          Wed: 7/18-8/8
                                                                                                    tiMe
                                                                                                    7:00-8:00pm
                         (18 yrs & up)                                    Fee: $100 + $2 (4 Wks)
Class is designed to expand your creativity and art education             location                  instructor
while having fun. Learn to create strong design and attain accu-          Clean Comedy Club         Patsy Bishop
rate color, values and representation through demonstrations
and individual instruction. For intermed. and adv. students               Min/Max: 1/10
only.
DaY/Date                  tiMe                Fee                               resume/Job hunting Workshop
Mon: 6/18-8/27            9:00am-Noon         $120 + $2 (9 Wks)                                    (16 yrs & up)
(Skip 7/30 & 8/13)
                                                                          Learn the skills of marketing yourself on the Internet from a
location                  instructor          Min/Max                     Professional. Doris Bergman has over 15 years recruiting expe-
LCC: Toyon Room           Gary Bergren        7/14                        rience and she will give you information about how to use the
                                                                          job boards and post a resume that will be noticed. Helpful hints
         Beginning guitar for adults                                      to resume writing and some local resources will be provided.
                         (18 yrs & up)                                    DaY/Date                  tiMe               Fee
                                                                          Sat: 5/26                 2:00-4:00pm        $40 + $2 (1 Wk)
Most pop songs use only 3 or 4 simple chords, so you will be
playing real songs in just a few weeks. It’s easy, and small class        location                  instructor         Min/Max
size allows for individual attention from instructor. Instructor          LCC: Elderberry Room Doris Bergman           8/25
has BA and MA in music and over 20 years of teaching experi-
ence.                                                                              traffic school – a Better Way
DaY/Date                    tiMe               Fee                                                 (16 yrs & up)
Mon: 6/11-9/10              6:00-7:00pm        $180 + $2
(Skip 6/18, 7/2, 8/27, 9/3)                    (10 Wks)                   Enroll in a stress free learning environment and enjoy a calm
                                                                          and relaxed atmosphere. This class takes a gentle approach
location                    instructor         Min/Max                    to traffic school. All students receive certificates at the end of
LCC: Elderberry Room Ted Crowley               3/6                        class. This traffic school licensed by the Dept of Motor Vehicles
                                                                          (#1607). Please bring your drivers license, your receipt from the
               instant Piano                                              community center and your court papers.
         For hopelessly Busy People                                       DaY/Date
                                                                          Tues/Wed: On-going
                                                                                                       tiMe               Fee
                                                                                                        6:00pm- 9:30pm $35 + $2 (12 Wks)
                         (13 yrs & up)                                    Sat: On-going                 9:00am- 5:00pm $30 (ages 55+)
Experience the joys of piano playing without years of weekly                                           (Lunch 12:30-1:00pm)
lessons! In this one session, you’ll learn all the chords needed          location                     instructor         Min/Max
to play any song. It’s easy, fun and musically correct! Designed          Clean Comedy Club            Patsy Bishop       1/50
for adults and teens with a smattering of music background;
total beginners can request a free prep pamphlet by sending a
SASE to Susan Cardwell, 31 Oak Trail Court, Alamo, CA 94507.
DaY/Date                   tiMe                 Fee
Sat: 7/14                  9:15am-12:30pm $40 + $2 (1 Wks)
                                                $25 supply fee
location                   instructor           Min/Max
LCC: Elderberry Room Susan Cardwell             7/25


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  Fitness        								adultS ovEr 55                                                                         dance

          Muscle shapers (55 Yrs & up)                                                           tea Dancing
Muscle toning with light weights for men and women                                        Enjoy afternoon Tea Dancing
over 55. Firm, tone & add definition to muscles in lower                                   and light refreshments every
& upper body. Bring a mat and 2 pairs of hand weights.                                     Wednesday in the spacious Live
Men: 5 lb. & 8 lb. sets; Women: 3 lb & 5 lb. sets. (Avail. at                              Oak room. Music compiled by D.J.
Copeland’s or Big 5 Sports)                                                                 Dan Foley. Come for the swell
DaY/Date                   tiMe               Fee                                            music and good company even
Mon & Wed: 6/11-8/8        10:30-11:30am      $77 + $2                                        if you prefer not to dance.
                                              (9 Wks)                                         Every Wed from 12:30–3:00 pm
location                   instructor         Min/Max                                               LCC: Live Oak Room
LCC: Manzanita Room        Sherry Ayres       15/50                                               $2 fee covers refresments

   stability & strenghening               (55 Yrs & up)                           lafayette Book club
By Anthony Anast, Physical Fitness Educator                          The Lafayette Senior Services Book Club (LSSBC) flour-
This program includes simple stretching exercise that                ishes as it grows into it’s third year. We read a wide
will improve your posture, range of motion, coordina-                variety of books and have lively discussions; join us on
tion and balance. Once you begin to incorporate these                the 2nd Monday of every month if that sounds like fun.
practices into your daily life, you will be astounded.               Call for more information or a list of upcoming books:
Anthony will provide the encouragement you need and                  284-5050.
show you proven techniques. You do what feels comfort-               DaY/Date
able for you! Learn to relax, to really feel good, and even          2nd Monday of the Month: 6/11, 7/9, 8/13
look marvelous! Bring an exercise mat and band (can be               tiMe               location
purchased at Big 5/Target). We’ll meet for an hour and a             10:30 am-Noon      LCC: Alder Room
half in the Community Center’s air-conditioned Live Oak
room.
Date                                            Fee
Sess 1: Tues & Thurs: 6/12-7/5 (Skip 6/21)      $16 + 2                           lamorinda senior
Sess 2: Tues: 7/10-8/7                          $8 +2
tiMe                location
                                                                               transportation Program
10:30am-Noon        Live Oak Room                                       Feel the Spirit – Call 283-3534 to find out about
                                                                        going to lunch at the Walnut Creek Senior Center,
                                                                        Errand Days in Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda and
      Walk/stroll Your Way to health                                    other transportation resources
By Anthony Anast, Physical Fitness Educator                             Friends of Feel the Spirit – Call 284-5546 to find
The Lafayette Chamber of Commerce’s annual Reservoir                    out about volunteering, advertising on the van, and
Run is Sun: 10/28. The Lafayette Senior Services Center                 contributing financial support to the Lamorinda
and the Chamber would love to see you there – what-                     Senior Transportation Program.
ever your current aerobic condition or walking stamina.
Anthony will carefully show you a smart, start-walking                    Lamorinda Spirit Van: 283-3534
exercise program. He will help you attain a reachable,
short-term goal (such as increasing your walks by 5 min-                  Contra Costa Yellow Cab And desoto
utes or increasing the number of steps you take each                      Company: 284-1234 • 20% discount for
day) to attain our mutual objective of participation in the               Lamorinda seniors
October Reservoir Walk/Run. You can do it,! Bring your                    Volunteer drivers driving seniors in the volun-
grandchildren, your kids; lets all work together to stay fit              teer’s car:
and healthy.
                                                                            Orinda Seniors Around Town: 254-0800
Date                         tiMe            Fee
Tues & Thurs: 6/12-8/16      8:30-9:30am     $20 (10 wks)                   Senior Helpline Services: Reassurance
                                                                            Phone Friends, Rides for Seniors: 284-6161
location
Meet at Lafayette Community Center for the first session.

  www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                     25               Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
  Services         								adultS ovEr 55                                                                  Services

   Confused about Long Term Care,                                  ride county connection Buses for Free
     Health Insurance, Medicare,                                           Midday 10 AM to 2 PM Every day
                                                                   Seniors can apply for a Regional Transit Connection
   HMOs, Supplemental Insurance?                                   Discount Card and use the County Connection’s fixed
Are you concerned about your health insurance cover-               route bus service for no charge. Call 676-7500 for an
age? Are you over-insured or worse, under-protected?               application or call the Lafayette Senior Services Center
HICAP (Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy                    at 284-5050 before coming in to pick one up. Bring
Program) volunteers offer personal/private consultation            your completed application to the County Connection
in all the complexities of senior health services and give         Transportation Center located at the Walnut Creek BART
sound, practical advice. All matters discussed are held in         station and have your photo taken. Pay a one-time $3 fee
strict confidence. Appointments are required. (Topics are          and within 21 days, you’ll receive your discount card.
combined so you may discuss whatever you need.)
         Long Term Care Insurance or                                              Bart tickets for seniors
                                                                             BART tickets for adults 65 and older may be
              Health Insurance                                               purchased at the Lafayette Senior Services
        (HMOs, Medicare, kaiser, etc)                                       Center. BART cards worth $24 in rides cost $9
First WeD. MonthlY             aPPointMents                                – what a deal! Call us at 925-284-5050 to make
6/6, 8/1 (Skip 7/4)            10:00 or 11:00 am                          sure we’re in the office before coming over.
thirD tues MonthlY             aPPointMents                                county connection linK service
6/19, 7/17, 8/21               10:00, 10:45 or 11:30 am                  The County Connection Link is a door-to-door,
                                                                   advance registration, dial-a-ride service in Central Costa
location                       For aPPointMents
                                                                   County for those who qualify under the American with
LCC: Alder Room                925-284-5050
                                                                   Disabilities Act (ADA). Call 925-938-7433 for an applica-
                                                                   tion form or call the Lafayette Senior Services office at
 Free legal assistance for older adults                            925-284-5050 before you come by to pick one up.
• Landlord/Tenant Problems
• Medi-Cal Eligibility/Coverage
                                                                    Bi-Monthly caregiver support group
• Durable Powers of Attorney      • SSI Overpayment                Barbara Schuh and Carol Shenson
• Rights of Nursing Home & Long-term Care Residents                Caring for frail older adults in the home often creates
                                                                   great stress and emotional anguish for spouses and fam-
First Fri MonthlY             aPPointMents                         ily members. Licensed geriatric care managers Barbara
6/1, 7/6, 8/3                 10:00 or 11:00 am                    Schuh and Carol Shenson offer a bi-monthly support
location                      For aPPointMents                     group for individuals who are considering or currently
LCC: Alder Room               925-284-5050                         involved with the direct care of an older relative. To sign
                                                                   up, please call 284-5050. Drop-ins welcome.
www.contracosta.networkofcare.org                                  DaY/Date               tiMe              location
A website with everything for seniors, people with dis-            Mon: 6/4, 6/18, 7/9, 1:30-2:30 pm        LCC: Alder
abilities and caregivers. Get information on services,             7/23, 8/6, 8/20, 9/10                    Room
caregiving, assistive devices, diseases, legislation and up
to the minute news concerning Contra Costa County                        Free Blood Pressure screening
Aging & Adult Services.                                            Screenings are brought to you through John Muir Medical
                                                                   Center Senior Services and are available for a one-time
     senior information & referral:                                screening or monthly screenings to help individuals
                                                                   monitor their health status regularly. No appointments
    925-335-8720 or 1-800-510-2020                                 required. Drop-ins welcome.
      Contra Costa County Aging & Adult Services.
                                                                   DaY/Date                 tiMe            location
                                                                   Wed: 6/20, 7/18, 8/15 1:00-3:00pm Sequoia Rm/
                Meals on Wheels                                                                             Elderberry Rm
         For information call 925-937-8607


  www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                   26                Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
  Workshops	                          adultS ovEr 55                                                    Workshops
              SPACE IS LIMITED. PLEASE CALL 925-284-5050 to reserve a spot at Senior Services events.
             A minimum $1.00 donation at the door would be appreciated to help us sustain our programs.


     Protecting our community from                                                                    internet 101 …
           Financial Predators                                                                      Ed Zeidan, Nerd4Rent
Presented by a Panel of Elder Law Experts and Others                                               Point and click your way
Contra Costa County has the highest incidence of identity                                          to the World (Wide Web).
theft crimes; whether it be stolen credit card and bank                                            Look up anything, shop till
account data, illicit but convincing phone callers or “dump-                                       you drop, plan a vacation
ster diving”. Financial predators generally target vulnerable                                      – all this from home. Ed,
populations, such as our aging citizens, creating havoc and                                        back by popular request
heartbreak. Join a panel of experts from the JFKU Elder                                            for a return engagement,
Law Clinic, Contra Costa County Adult Protective Services,                                         will show you the ropes!
our local Police Department, and Barbara Schuh, senior               Date                tiMe                location
advocate and Lafayette Senior Services Commissioner,                 Thurs: 7/26         10:45am-12:15pm     Sequoia Room
to discuss these issues and learn how to protect yourself,
your family, and your community.
Date                   tiMe                location                                 Digital Photos:
Thurs: 6/28            10:30am-Noon        Sequoia Room                        Your Memories captured
                                                                                        Ed Zeidan, Nerd4Rent
     this Year i Will….How to Finally                                Record life’s special moments, save them on your com-
    Change a Habit, Keep a Resolution,                               puter and share them with others all over the world. This
       or Make a Dream Come True                                     class will show you how to copy digital pictures from
                                                                     your camera to your computer, how to edit the pictures
By Best Selling Author and Speaker MJ Ryan                           for lighting, brightness, and contrast,
“I’ll finally drop these extra pounds,” “I’ll get along bet-         and remove red-eye. We’ll also
ter with my family,” I will stop spending beyond my                  learn how to e-mail your pictures
means,”….Have you heard this before? Good intentions,                to friends and family. and much
bad follow up – not because we don’t want to achieve                 more! Join Ed as he shares all the
our goals but because we don’t know HOW to change.                   ways to create a photo album in
MJ Ryan will be here to help you beat the odds and be                the age of computers. Bring your
successful.                                                          digital camera
Date                  tiMe                location                   Date                 tiMe               location
Mon: 7/16             10:45am-12:15pm Sequoia Room                   Thurs: 8/16          10:45am-12:15pm Sequoia Room

                When Fat attacks!
Joan Morris, Contra Costa Time Reporter and Founder of
The Times Diet Club has devoted years of writing about                     Lafayette Senior Services Commission
her dieting attempts. She will share her understanding of               The Commission meets on the 4th Thursday of
the importance of dieting for health instead of appear-                 every month from 4:00-5:30 pm at the Lafayette
ance. She’ll also offer encouragement and advice for
                                                                        Senior Services Center. Interested citizens may
those struggling with their weight.
                                                                         view meeting agendas at the City of Lafayette
Date                tiMe                 location
Thurs: 7/19         10:45am-12:15pm Sequoia Room                          office or at www.ci.lafayette.ca.us and are
                                                                           encouraged to attend any of the meetings.
                                                                                         Summer Meetings:
                                                                                   6/28, 7/26, 8/23 • 4:00-5:30pm



  www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                     27                 Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
  Workshops	                         adultS ovEr 55                                               Workshops
             SPACE IS LIMITED. PLEASE CALL 925-284-5050 to reserve a spot at Senior Services events.
            A minimum $1.00 donation at the door would be appreciated to help us sustain our programs.


            golf Fitness: Better golf
          without hitting a single ball!                            anne ranDolPh WorKshoPs
               Bob Anderson, Golf Professional                    Anne Randolph, RPT, has been a practicing physi-
                                                                  cal therapist for 29 years. The majority of her
Reduce the likelihood of golf related injuries and play better
                                                                  work has been in the skilled nursing setting and
golf. Learn about physical conditioning and create an indi-
                                                                  in assisted living centers. Through her work, she
vidual training program that will shave strokes off your game.
                                                                  has noted that early intervention can provide
This class will look into both pre-round stretching- to avoid
                                                                  understanding and control over very major medi-
on-course injuries, flexibility exercises - to improve range of
                                                                  cal problems resulting in increased independence
motion, and long term conditioning goals toward improving
                                                                  and enjoyment of life. Currently, Anne provides
your game.
                                                                  outpatient therapy in Lafayette, specializing in the
Date                 tiMe                   location              care of those 55 and over.
Mon: 6/25            10:00-11:00am          LCC: Elderberry Rm
                                                                  All workshops are free of charge. Please call 284-
                                                                  5050 to register. You will be contacted only if that
          Mid-summer Music concert                                workshop is cancelled.
       Featuring Mark Shaw on Backwoods Fiddle and
            Ray Carpenter on Guitar and Vocals                                abatable arthritis
Join us for a summer, creek-side, musical bash under the          Did you know that you can do more to decrease
oaks. The concert of old time folk music from Ireland,            arthritic pain besides taking medication? Muscle
Scotland plus French Canadian airs and good old 19th              control is responsible for 80% of the support of
century American tunes will be performed by our Mark              your joints. Come and learn exercises to control
Shaw (back by popular demand) on fiddle and vocalist Ray          pain, improve function, and protect your joints.
Carpenter on guitar. Iced tea, lemonade and other light           DaY/Date          tiMe              location
refreshments served. Space is very limited, so sign up early!     Fri: 6/22         10:00– 11:00am    LCC: Sequoia
DaY/Date           tiMe                  location
Fri: 8/24          1:30-3:00pm           Manzanita Patio                      Pain Management
                                                                  Did you know there are more ways to control
         Diablo valley happiness club                             pain besides medication? Learn the purpose
    Leaders: Dr. Bob Nozik (Dr. Happiness), Mei Sun Li            of pain and the causes of chronic pain. Learn
      and Aletha Anderson (Lafayette Senior Services)             how improving posture and muscle strength can
                                                                  reduce or eliminate pain altogether. Stop suffer-
The Diablo Valley Happiness Club continues its exploration
                                                                  ing and take control.
of the notion of ideal versus ordinary happiness. Dr. Nozik,
MD, author of “Happy 4 Life: Here’s How to Do It”, is presi-      DaY/Date        tiMe                location
dent of the San Francisco Happiness Club.                         Fri: 7/27       10:00– 11:00am      LCC: Sequoia
DaY/Date                 tiMe             location
Thurs: 6/14, 7/12, 8/9   10:30am-Noon Sequoia Room                        opposing osteoporosis
                                                                  Learn how to maintain or possibly increase your
                                                                  bone mass. What are the risk factors for develop-
                                                                  ing osteoporosis; what are some treatments? Get
                Driver‘s safety class                             tips on how you can take control and keep your
              offered through A.A.R.P.                            bones in the best shape possible.
  There are no Driver’s Safety classes scheduled for the          DaY/Date         tiMe               location
  summer in Lafayette. Our next class is a one full day           Fri: 8/24        10:00– 11:00am     LCC: Sequoia
  event and will be held Fri: 9/7 from 8:30am-5pm. Each
  student must complete the whole day to be certified.
  For more information (such as where else you might
  find a class) and directions, call 284-5050.


  www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                  28           Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
 Lafayette & Moraga Class Locations                                                                 Contact Us
                                                                                                   LAFAyETTE
                                                                                            www .LafMor-Recreation org
                                                                           Manzanita
                                                                                           Jennifer Russell, Director • 299-3251
                                                                                             jrussell@ci.lafayette.ca.us
                                                                                           John Warshaw, Recreation Program
                                                                                             Supervisor • 299-3250
                                                                                             jwarshaw@ci.lafayette.ca.us
                                                                                           Jonathan katayanagi, Recreation
                                                                                             Program Coordinator • 595-4847
                                                                                             jkatayanagi@ci.lafayette.ca.us
                                     lafayette community center
                                          500 st. Mary’s rd.                               Anne Blodgett, Sutton Bennett,
                                                                                             Admin. Assistants
                                                                                           donica gorman, Youth Intern
                                                                                           kevin gayton, Comm. Center
  Patrons are advised to arrive 5 minutes early to locate their classroom.                   Caretaker
                                                                                           • Lafayette Parks, Trails &
                                            hacienda de las Flores                           Recreation Office: 284-2232,
                                                                                             Mon-Fri: 9am–5pm,
                                           2100 Donald Dr., Moraga                           Closed: 7/4
                                                                                           • Lafayette Senior Services Center
                                                                                             Mei Sun Li, Aletha Anderson:
                                                                                             284-5050
                                                                                           • Lamorinda Sr Transp . Program
                                                                                             Mary Bruns: 284-5546
                                                                                           • Tiny Tots Program: 299-3266
                                                                                           • Lafayette Tot drop Reservations /
                                                                                             Cancellations: 284-3999
                                                                                           • Lafayette Roller Hockey Hotline:
                                                                                             299-3258
                                                                                           • Lafayette Jazzercise: 937-6768

                                                                                                     MORAgA
      Off-Site Locations                                                                         www .moraga .ca .us
• Bentley Upper School                                                                     Penelope Leach, Parks &
  1000 Upper Happy Valley Road                                                              Recreation Director • 631-6842
• Clean Comedy Company                                  Mt. Diablo Blvd.                    pleach@moraga.ca.us
  2363 Boulevard Circle,
  Walnut Creek                                                                             Suzy Chow, Recreation & Facilities
                                                                                            Coordinator • 376-2520
• Grayson Woods
  400 Iron Hill St., Pleasant Hill                                                          schow@moraga.ca.us
• Joaquin Moraga Intermediate                                                              • Moraga Recreation Office:
  School                                                                                     376-2520 or 631-6842
  1010 Camino Pablo, Moraga                                                                  (for Wedding & Facility Rentals)
• Lafayette Tennis Club                                                                      Mon-Fri: 8am–5pm,
  3125 Camino Diablo Rd.,                                                                    Closed: 7/4
  Lafayette
                                                                                           • Town Events: 631-6842
• Rancho Laguna Park
  2101 Camino Pablo, Moraga                                                                • Town Manager: 376-2590
• Stanley Middle School                                                                    • Moraga Library: 376-6852
  3455 School Street, Lafayette

www.LafMor-Recreation.org                                   29                         Phone 284-2232 • FAX 284-1549
                          RegistRation	infoRmation
 REgISTER nOW (OR within 7 days of your class start date) until classes are full using one of the following methods:

           online                           Phone                        WalK-in                             Mail-in                               Fax
                  24/7                                                                       Use registration form below
                               Accepted using                                                                                              Complete
                                                           Register in person at our         and attach check, money
      Check out our            MasterCard or                                                                                      the registration form
                                                           office, 500 St. Mary’s Rd.,       order or credit card informa-
      secure, online           Visa. Office hours:                                                                                below, include your
                                                           Lafayette. Cash, Check,           tion. Make checks payable to:
      registration at:         Monday-Friday                                                                                      credit card informa-
                                                           Visa, and MasterCard are          CITY OF LAFAYETTE . Mail to:
                               9:00 am – 5:00 pm                                                                                  tion and FAX it to us.
    www .LafMor-                                           accepted. Office hours:           Lafayette-Moraga Recreation,
    Recreation .org                   Call:                Monday-Friday                     500 St. Mary’s Rd., Lafayette,               FAX:
                                  925-284-2232             9:00 am – 5:00 pm                 CA 94549                                 925-284-1549
• Registrations are on a first-come, first-served    • All Supply/Lab Fees are payable directly to • If you register by MAIL or FAX, you are auto-
  basis and continue as long as spaces are avail-      instructors at first class.                       matically enrolled in the class of your choice
  able.                                              • When registering for classes with discounts       unless that class is full. Come to the first class.
• Registration must be completed prior to              you must contact the office to receive the • WITHdRAWAL or TRAnSFER to another class
  attending class (see specific class descriptions     discount.                                         must be done 10 days before the first day of
  for exceptions).                                   • If a class does not reach its minimum, you will   class . A credit letter, less a $5 service charge,
• In fairness to everyone, you can register for        be notified 4 days before the starting date.      will be issued within 30 days for withdrawals.
  yourself and only one additional family .          • nO REFundS will be issued unless the class      • Returned checks will be charged a fee of
                                                       is cancelled . Choose your classes carefully.     $44 .50 in addition to any bank fees .


                                Summer regiStration & releaSe Form
  Name: (Adult) ______________________________________________________________ Home Phone: ___________________
  Relationship:          Mother        Father        Grandparent          Guardian           Self               Work Phone: ___________________
  Address/City/Zip: ___________________________________________________________ Mobile Phone: __________________
  E-mail Address: _____________________________________________________________ Emergency: ____________________

           TITLE OF ACTIVITY                  dAY/TIME            STudEnT’S FIRST & LAST nAME                     AgE d .O .B .        CLASS       AdMIn .
                                                                                                                                        FEE         FEE
                                                                                                                                               + $2 .00
                                                                                                                                               + $2 .00
                                                                                                                                               + $2 .00
                                                                                                                                               + $2 .00
                                                                       $2 per activity fee covers administrative costs.   Sub Total            +
                       For Office use
                                                                                      (Class Fee + Admin. Fee =) Total Fee

                                                                      VISA        Mastercard
      Check #              Reference #
                                                                    # __________________________________________ Exp . date _________
      Receipt #            Authorization #                          Authorized Signature ____________________________________________


       liability release/Medical consent
  I realize that there is an inherent risk of injury when participat-          licensed hospital, physician, and/or medical personnel any treatment
  ing in the above recreation activity/ies and I consent to the above          deemed necessary for my or my child’s immediate care and agree
  person’s participation in said activities. I understand that the City        that I will be responsible for payment of all services rendered.
  of Lafayette and Town of Moraga do not carry medical accident                I have read and fully understand the above agreement, assume all
  insurance for injuries sustained in its programs and I, therefore,           risk for any injuries sustained and consent to emergency medical
  assume the risk of any injuries arising out of, or in connection with,       treatment . I also have read and agree to abide by the registration
  my or my child’s participation in said activity/ies. In the event of         policies listed above . I understand that nO REFundS are given
  any emergency, I authorize City/Town officials to secure from any            unless a class is cancelled .

     Participant or      Parent/Guardian Signature: _______________________________________________ Date: __________________
       Come Camping with Us
   Summer Music at                                      Castle
  Stanley (see	page	17)                               Tales Camp
                                                       (see	page	10)




                                                               Camp Awesome           (see	page	15)

      Lacross Camp
        (see	page	16)




       Donate your Vehicle
        to the Lafayette                            4 YES, I want to continue receiving the
   Community Center Foundation                      brochure about Lafayette Recreation
   We Make it Easy for You: Fast, Courteous,        classes/workshops and special events .
      Convenient, and a Tax Write-off!              • Cut out this card and mail/fax/drop it
                                                      off at the Lafayette Community Center
           Call 1-888-6TO-gIVE
              Or donate online:                     OR
       www .cardonationservices .com                • Email recreation@ci.lafayette.ca.us and
                                                      include your mailing address.
     All proceeds benefit the Lafayette Community
             Center programs and facilities.

Lafayette Community Center                                         410 East Grantline Rd.      PRSRT STD
500 Saint Mary’s Road           www.LafMor-Recreation.org                Tracy, CA 95376       U. S. Postage
Lafayette, CA 94549                                                                              PAId
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