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					Youth Programs
                                                                                                                           Arts & Crafts
   Wellesley Recreation

Budding Artist and a Buddy                                                 Ultimate Art
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(Ages 2 - 4 with adult)                                                    (Ages 5 - 9)
Instructor: Beth Meditz                                                    Instructor: Beth Meditz
Come and share the joy of creating art together! Unique art                Unusual art activities that inspire personal expression and
activities are specially designed to enhance your child’s basic            creative uses of materials. Share a wonderful learning
learning skills and self expression. You will get a wonderful              environment and see the world through the eyes of an artist.
art experience and take home an individual masterpiece from                We’ll use clay, sculpture material, collage, paint and more.
each class. Through individual projects, children of different             You’ll marvel at your artist’s amazing masterpieces.
ages and ability levels are equally engaged. New projects                  Location: Warren Building
each session! Wear mess around clothes. This class is very                 Min: 4/Max: 15
age appropriate! (All materials are included)                              10 weeks
Location: Warren Building                                                  S#     Day        Times          Date             Price
Min: 5/Max: 12                                                             01     Mon        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 22 - Dec 8 $145
10 weeks                                                                                                    (No class 10/13, 12/1)
S#     Day        Times            Date              Price
01     Thu        9:30 - 10:15 am Sep 25 - Dec 11 $135                     Lego Playland
                                  (No class 10/9, 11/27)                   421405
02     Fri        9:30 - 10:15 am Sep 26 - Dec 5     $135                  (Ages 5 - 10)
                                  (No class 11/28)
                                                                           Instructor: Beth Meditz & Diane Dinell
Young Artist and More                                                      This unique workshop will be centered around everything
                                                                           Lego!! Join the team from Event-FULL!, LLC and participate
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                                                                           in take-home projects, games, building and creating Lego
(Ages 3 - 6)                                                               structures. Don’t miss out on this workshop that takes a
Instructor: Beth Meditz                                                    favorite traditional toy and turns it into a fun-filled day with
An hour and 15 minutes of creating wonderful art, interacting              a creative spin! The Legos stay with us, but the experience
with other kids, listening to and sharing ideas about books                is yours forever! Please send your child with a peanut-free
and music that we hear. Basic math and reading skills are                  snack and drink.
emphasized in each art activity. Drop your child off or stay for           Location: Warren Building
awhile. Fun for all. Wear mess around clothes because this                 Min: 10/Max: 30
class is very age appropriate! Child must be toilet trained.               1 day
Location: Warren Building                                                  S#     Day        Times                 Date          Price
Min: 4/Max: 10                                                             01     Sat        9:30 - 12:30 pm       Oct 4         $50
10 weeks
S#     Day        Times            Date             Price
01     Tue        12:45 - 2 pm     Sep 23 - Dec 9 $168
                                                                           Hannah Montana Rock Star
                                   (No class 9/30, 11/11)                  Party                    NEW
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Paper Mache Art                                                            (Ages 5 - 10)
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(Ages 5 - 9)                                                               Ever wonder what it would be like to party like a Rock
Instructor: Beth Meditz                                                    Star?!?!? OR even pretend that you are Hannah Montana!
It’s a terrific way to recycle paper and a great way to create              Hannah Montana Rock Star items will be artistically created
imaginative art pieces. Paper-mache (French for “chewed-                   by each “Rock Star!” They may include Glitzy Microphones,
up paper” because of its appearance), is a construction                    CD ART, collages and more. Each “Rock Star” will receive a
material that consists of pieces of paper, stuck together using            Backstage Pass with their photo to remember what it was like
a wet paste. The crafted objects we will design become solid               to party like a celebrity!!! Costumes are strongly encouraged
unique works of art. Be sure to bring a smock, because we                  and some will be provided. Bring your Rock Star voice too...
will have a fun filled messy time!                                          karaoke will be an additional highlight of this fun morning!
Location: Warren Building                                                  Please send your child with a peanut-free snack and drink.
Min: 4/Max: 15                                                             Location: Warren Building
8 weeks                                                                    Min: 10/Max: 30
S#     Day        Times          Date             Price                    1 day
01     Tue        4:30 - 5:30 pm Sep 23 - Nov 25 $115                      S#     Day        Times                   Date        Price
                                 (No class 9/30, 11/11)                    01     Sat        9:30 am - 12:30 pm      Nov 1       $50


                                                           FOR ALL WEEKEND CLASSES
        In case of inclement weather all Saturday classes will be canceled on the Friday before the scheduled class. The Recreation Depart-
                                          ment will call each participant on Friday if the class is cancelled.
                                                                                                                Arts & Crafts

American Girl Doll Celebration                                     Belt Buckle Design                               NEW
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(Ages 5 - 10)                                                      (Ages 12 - 16)
Instructor: Beth Meditz & Diane Dinell                             Instructor: Jennifer Yogel
Join up and celebrate your American Girl Doll! Bring your          Design and create your own unique belt buckle using a
special friend to this workshop for several hours that you         variety of materials including polished stones, findings,
will both enjoy. Activities will include plaything that you will   graphics and more. All materials and belts are included.
create and design for your doll, American Girl Doll Team           Location: Warren Building
Trivia, Girl and Doll Tea Party! Please send your child with a     Min: 6/Max: 12
peanut-free snack and drink.                                       1 day
Location: Warren Building                                          S#     Day        Times          Date           Price
Min: 10/Max: 30                                                    01     Fri        3:30 - 5:30 pm Nov 21         $55
1 day
S#     Day        Times                  Date       Price
01     Sat        9:30 am - 12:30 pm     Nov 8      $50


                                                                   Double Drop
                                                                                                                   NEW
                                                                   Necklace Design
Art Exploration                                                    421410
421408                                                             (Ages 12 - 16)
(Ages 7 - 9)                                                       Instructor: Jennifer Yogel
Instructor: Nan Rumph                                              Design an elegant and colorful two strand necklace using
This class is designed for children who would like to gain         glass bead mixtures, blown glass focal beads and sterling




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experience with a variety of art materials and techniques          silver findings. All materials are included.
while enjoying the benefits of creative self expression. We will    Location: Warren Building
experiment with several different art mediums and working          Min: 6/Max: 12
techniques to explore the following concepts: creating             1 day
interesting shapes,using line, shape and color expressively,       S#     Day        Times          Date           Price
playing with patterns,imaginative drawing, the effect of warm      01     Fri        3:30 - 5:30 pm Dec 12         $55
and cool colors, composition, using form and value to create
visual interest and developing texture.
Location: Warren Building
Min: 4/Max: 10
4 weeks
S#     Day        Times          Date            Price
01     Thu        3:45 - 4:45 pm Oct 2 - 30      $75
                                 (No class 10/9)




Pottery and Wheel Throwing                                         Parent & Child Pottery
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(Ages 5 - 7)                                                       (Ages 4 - 5 with adult)
Instructor: Ramune Jauniskis                                       Instructor: Ramune Jauniskis
In this class kids will learn the basics of hand building          Spend time working with your child while enjoying
and wheel throwing while having fun and sharpening                 working with clay. Use your imagination to invent
their motor skills. All projects will be kiln fired. All            fantastic clay sculptures with guided instruction.
materials included.                                                Projects will be suggested but students are encouraged
Location: Warren Building                                          to work on their own ideas if they wish. All projects will
Min: 5/Max: 8
6 weeks
                                                                   be kiln fired. All materials included. Parent/Guardian
S#     Day         Times           Date            Price           required.
01     Thu 4:45 - 5:45 pm          Oct 16 - Nov 20 $125            Location: Warren Building
                                                                   Min: 5/Max: 8 pairs
                                                                   6 weeks
                                                                   S#     Day          Times       Date            Price
                                                                   01     Thu 3:30 - 4:30 pm       Oct 16 - Nov 20 $125
                                                                                                                                   Music
   Wellesley Recreation
Kids on the Keys!                                                 Music with Babies
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(Ages 6 - 10)                                                     (Ages 4 mos. - 1.5 years)
Instructor: Sarah Gardner                                         Instructor: Sarah Gardner
Group piano lessons are fun! Introductory piano lessons           Come on baby do the locomotion! Newborns often recognize
are taught on electronic keyboards through musical games,         parent’s voices at birth because they’ve already started
animal notes, coloring pages and lots of silly songs. Initial     learning through sound in utero. Parents and babies enjoy
focus is on learning to play music and repeat melodies,           music and movement activities. Parent/Guardian required.
rather than practice and memorization.                            Location: Warren Building
Location: Warren Building                                         Min: 6/Max: 12
Min: 6/Max: 10                                                    8 weeks
8 weeks                                                           S#     Day        Times               Date               Price
S# Age Day        Times           Date               Price        01     Fri        9:30 - 10:15 am     Sep 26 - Nov 14    $160
01 6 - 8 Wed      5:15 - 6 pm     Sep 24 - Nov 19    $135
                                  (No class 10/8)                 Tot Music
02 8 - 10 Wed      6 - 6:45 pm    Sep 24 - Nov 19    $135         425802
                                  (No class 10/8)                 (Ages 2 - 4)
03 8 - 10 Sat      1 - 1:45 pm    Sep 27 - Nov 22    $135
                                                                  Instructor: Sarah Gardner
                                  (No class 10/11)
04 6 - 8   Sat     1:45 - 2:15 pm Sep 27 - Nov 22    $135         Toddlers learn basic music skills through a variety of age
                                  (No class 10/11)                appropriate songs and explorations of musical instruments.
                                                                  Parent/Guardian required.
                                                                  Location: Warren Building
Song writing 101                                                  Min: 6/Max: 12
425806                                                 NEW        8 weeks
                                                                  S#     Day        Times             Date                Price
(Ages 11 - 16)
                                                                  01     Fri        10:15 - 11 am     Sep 26 - Nov 14     $75
Instructor: Sarah Gardner
The creative craft of song writing is practiced through writing
our own songs, exploring methods of different songwriters,
                                                                  Rockin’ Tots
analysis, recording, evaluation and improving our own
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works. Students must be able to play at least 3 chords on         (Ages 3 - 5)
an instrument and have access to a computer with a sound          Instructor: Sarah Gardner
card. Call instructor with any questions.                         Children explore rhythm, tonal patterns and harmony in a
Location: Warren Building                                         variety of musical styles. Geared to age 3-5 kids who can
Min: 6/Max: 15                                                    sing along, but younger siblings are welcome to sign up with
8 weeks                                                           their older ones. Children must be toilet trained. Parents
S#     Day        Times           Date            Price           welcome.
01     Wed        7:15 - 8 pm     Sep 24 - Nov 19 $135            Location: Warren Building
                                  (No class 10/8)                 Min: 6/Max: 12
                                                                  8 weeks
                                                                  S#     Day     Times               Date                 Price
                                                                  01     Fri     11:15 am - 12:15 pm Sep 26 - Nov 14      $75
Piano and Keyboard                                                Guitar
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(Ages 8 - 15)                                                     (Ages 8 - 15)
Instructor: Dave Mederios                                         Instructor: Dave Mederios
Have fun exploring the potential of electronic keyboards
                                                                  You can stop playing “air guitar” and learn how to play
while focusing on the foundations of the most universally
                                                                  the real thing! Beginner lessons introduce the challenge
enjoyed musical instrument - the piano! Beginner lessons
                                                                  of musicianship while concentrating on basic music
will cover fundamentals of music theory, hand movement,
                                                                  fundamentals in a relaxed atmosphere. Students will
and independent coordination as it applies to note reading of
                                                                  learn popular songs while focusing on note reading, chord
easy melodies. Must bring a keyboard to class.
                                                                  accompaniment, and simple tuning techniques. Guitar
Location: Warren Building
Min: 5/Max: 10                                                    rentals are available for an additionalcharge of $50 per
8 weeks                                                           session payable to Dave at first class. Please reserve your
S#     Day        Times          Date                Price        guitar when you register.
02     Mon        4:30 - 5:30 pm Oct 20 - Dec 8      $100         Location: Warren Building
                                                                  Min: 5/Max: 10
                                                                  8 weeks
                                                                  S#     Day        Times                Date              Price
                                                                  01     Mon        3:30 - 4:30 pm      Oct 20 - Dec 8    $95
                                                                                  Tot Time, Puddlestompers


Tot Time
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(Ages 0 - 4)
Instructor: Hillie Forsythe
This is an unstructured playgroup for youngsters and their
adult companions. A variety of toys are available and a
simple craft project is offered each day. Tuesday,Wednesday
& Thursday’s.
Location: Warren Building
Min: 1/Max: 25                                                      Help us support those in need dur-
10 weeks                                                            ing the holiday season. Watch Dis-
S# Age Day             Times            Date               Price
01 0 - 4 Tue-Thu 10 - 11:30 am Sep 23 - Dec 11              $125    ney’s “Cars” with us in the Warren
                (No class 9/30, 10/9, 11/11, 11/25, 11/26, 11/27)   Gym. To enter please bring a new
                                                                    unwrapped present to the Warren
Puddlestompers                                                      Building the night of the movie.
415700
(Ages 2 - 5 with adult)                                             Who: Toys For Tots
Instructor: Puddlestompers Staff
Come explore the wonders of Mother Nature and enjoy                 What: Movie Night
the beauty of new life in the fall with your young naturalist!            Disney’s “Cars”
Explore the various amazing open spaces Wellesley has to
offer. Learn about why leaves change colors, the choices            When: November 15th




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facing animals as winter approaches, and how plants spread
their seeds. Each class follows a specific, seasonal theme.          Time: 5:00 pm movie starts
Weekly classes include hands-on nature exploration, active
movement and play, crafts and a story. Younger siblings, up to
                                                                    Where: Warren Building, Gym
age 10 months and in a backpack, are welcome. Exceptions            What to bring:
to age groupings may be granted by PUDDLESTOMPERS
to allow siblings to take class together. Parent/Guardian
                                                                           Chairs, blanket and
required.                                                                  a picnic dinner.
Location: Outdoor locations. All Puddlestompers classes
will be held rain or shine. The first outdoor class will meet at
Kelly Memorial Park on Elmwood Rd in Wellesley.

Min: 6/Max: 8
10 weeks
S#     Age Day     Times        Date              Price
02     2 - 3 Tue   10 - 10:55 amSep 23 - Dec 9 $185
                                (No class 9/30 , 11/11)
03     2-3   Fri 10 - 10:55 am Sep 26 - Dec 5 $185
                                (No class 11/28)
04     3-5   Tue 11 - 11:55 am Sep 23 - Dec 9 $185
                                (No class 9/30, 11/11)
06     3-5   Fri 11 - 11:55 am Sep 26 - Dec 5 $185
                                (No class 11/28)
10     3-5   Wed 1:15 - 2:10 pm Sep 24 - Dec 3 $185
                                (No class 10/1)
     For Specific Questions: Please call Puddlestompers at
       (781)-235-6677 or visit www.puddlestompers.com
          To Register: Call the Recreation Department
                       at (781) 235 - 2370
                                                                                                                       Science
Wellesley Recreation
 What’s the D? in 3D?                                          Video Game Animation
 424906                                                        424905                                        NEW
                                              NEW
 (Ages 6 - 8)                                                  (Ages 9 - 11)
 Instructor: Computer Explorers Staff                          Instructor: Computer Explorers Staff
 No amount of “huffing and puffing” will blow our buildings      Have you ever wondered how video game designers
 down! Understanding and visualizing dimension is              make characters move? Dive into the world of video
 the cornerstone of engineering, architecture, and             game animation by creating your very own video game
 building. In this hands-on LEGO® class, students              with characters that dance, sing and interact with one
 learn principles of construction and use math skills as       another. Add sound effects and music clips to create
 they experiment with scale and size, symmetry and             a dynamic video animation game using an innovative
 reflection, staggering vs. stacking. Most of all, we will      programming language created just for kids by the MIT
 have A LOT OF FUN!!!                                          Media Lab. You can post your game online so that
 Location: Warren Building                                     your friends, your parents, even your grandmother can
 Min: 6/Max: 8
 8 weeks
                                                               play your video game!
                                                               Location: Warren Building
 S#     Day        Times          Date                Price
                                                               Min: 6/Max: 8
 01     Tue        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 23 - Nov 25     $330
                                                               8 weeks
                                  (No class 9/30, 11/11)
                                                               S#     Day        Times          Date                Price
                                                               01     Mon        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 22 - Nov 17     $330
                                                                                                (No class 10/13)
 Robotics 1
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 (Ages 10 - 12)                                                CSI - Workshop
 Instructor: Computer Explorers Staff                          424903                                                NEW
 Get ready to take control! Using the all new NXT brick        (Ages 8 - 12)
 from LEGO® MINDSTORMS®, you will build robots,                Instructor: Sciensational Workshop Staff
 program them to accomplish tasks, respond to external         You will be the super science sleuths. Have fun learning
                                                               about forensics, crime scene investigations, and crime
 stimuli, and overcome challenges. Challenges will
                                                               lab chemistry as you perform as many as 15 different
 involve navigation, avoiding and/or climbing over             experiments designed to show you just how those tricky
 obstacles, and moving objects. You will learn how to          cases are solved. Search for the evidence, gather clues, and
 control the robot with the NXT programming language,          discover how science can help solve a mystery. Participants
 and learn fundamental software programming                    will: Dust for fingerprints, analyze handwriting, test for blood
 techniques. Get your brains in gear and your robots           type using simulated blood, examine hair and clothing fibers,
 moving in this FANTASTIC course!                              practice chemistry to identify mystery substances and much
 Location: Warren Building                                     more. Participants will then use their skills to solve crimes of
 Min: 6/Max: 8                                                 the century. Bring a bag lunch & beverage.
 8 weeks                                                       Location: Warren Building
 S#     Day        Times          Date                 Price   Min: 8/Max: 15
 01     Tue        4:45 - 5:45 pm Sep 23 - Nov 25     $330     2 days
                                  (No class 9/30, 11/11)       S#     Day          Times           Date            Price
                                                               01     Mon & Tue    9 am - 4 pm     Dec 29 - 30     $145

                                                               Mad Science
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 PreSchool Science                                             (Ages 5 - 7)
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 (Ages 3 - 5)                                                  Explore the Earth, Moon, Mars... and beyond! Mad Science
 Instructor: Sarah Gardner                                     brings you the excitement and wonder of space with activities
 Get messy! Make mistakes and learn! Fun exploration of        from the NASA Langley Center for Distance Learning. With
 basic science through hands on projects, demonstrations       unique hands-on activities, amazing demonstrations and
 and games. Some topics include bugs, space, animals,          fun educational take-homes, this is one experience that
 volcanoes, and digestion. Child must be toilet trained.       is truly out of this world! Topics include: Planets & Moons,
 Parents welcome.                                              Atmosphere & Beyond, Space Phenomena, Sun & Stars,
 Location: Warren Building                                     Rocket Science, Space Travel, Space Technology, and
 Min: 7/Max: 12
                                                               Living in Space.
 8 weeks
                                                               Location: Warren Building
 S#     Day        Times           Date                Price
                                                               Min: 12/Max: 18
 01     Tue        1 - 1:45 pm     Sep 23 - Nov 25     $75
                                                               8 weeks
                                   (No class 9/30, 11/11)
                                                               S#     Day        Times          Date                Price
                                                               01     Wed        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 24 - Nov 12     $120
                                                                                                       Enrichment Programs


Literacy Fundamentals                                                 Spanish
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(Ages 3.5 - 6)                                                        (Ages 3 - 8)
Instructor: Laura Singer                                              Instructor: Danuta Bujak-Czubarow
Literacy FUNdamentals will give your preschool child an               This class will take your child on new and exciting adventures.
opportunity to develop the necessary building blocks for              Children will absorb the language by engaging in a mix of
reading success in an interactive, playful environment. The           games, vocabulary building songs, puppet shows, movement
program’s foundation is built on using high quality, themed           and stories. Children will acquire language effortlessly and
literature that lends itself to exploring pre-reading skills. Using   realize that studying Spanish can be so much fun.
a creative and developmentally appropriate curriculum that            Location: Warren Building
includes games, music, movement, and hands-on activities,             Min: 6/Max: 10
your child will develop their oral language, print awareness,         8 weeks
phonological awareness and letter/sound correspondence.               S# Age      Day Times                Date                  Price
                                                                      01 3-4      Wed 10 - 10:30 am        Sep 24 - Nov 12       $105
In each class your child will be introduced to a high-quality
                                                                      02 5-8      Wed 10 - 10:30 am        Sep 24 - Nov 12       $105
piece of literature that will be the spring board to our themed
activities. Children will engage in activities that will stimulate
cognitive, social/emotional, physical and language growth,            Board Games Galore
while attaining the fundamental knowledge and skills                  424801                                             NEW
necessary for optimal reading development.                            (Ages 5 - 8)
Location: Warren Building                                             Instructor: Jim Della Selva & Bill Richards
Min: 8/Max: 12                                                        Learn basic skills and strategy for chess, checkers and
8 weeks                                                               various board games, many of which your parents played
S#     Day        Times          Date             Price
                                                                      as a kid. After this class you will have the knowledge to go
01     Tue        3:45 - 4:30 pm Sep 23 - Nov 25 $199




                                                                                                                                         Youth Programs
                                 (No class 9/30, 11/11)               home and possibly defeat them!!! Take a break from the
                                                                      computer and learn how to play old favorites and other
                                                                      strategy games. Playing board games not only provides
                                                                      intellectual stimulation, it allows the children to enjoy
Chess                                                                 friendly competition. If time permits participants can attempt
424800                                                                to design their own board game.
(Ages 5 - 8)                                                          Location: Warren Building
                                                                      Min: 10/Max: 14
Instructor: Jim Della Selva
                                                                      1 day
Chess is a mindful game that is both fun and challenging.             S#     Day        Times              Date          Price
This class will give particiants the oportunity to both play and      01     Sat        9:30 am - 12 pm    Oct 4         $45
learn strategy. Instruction will be given so that the advanced
player as well as the beginner will benefit. You can sign
up for beginner or intermediate. Don’t miss this exhilarating
class.
Location: Warren Building
Min: 4/Max: 14
7 weeks
S#     Day        Times          Date                 Price
01     Mon        4:30 - 5:30 pm Sep 22 - Nov 10      $115
                                 (No class 10/13)
02     Thu        4:05 - 5:05 pm Sep 25 - Nov 13      $115
                                 (No class 10/9)
Intermediate
03     Thu        5:05 - 6:05 pm Sep 25 - Nov 13      $115
                                 (No class 10/9)


   Resident ONLINE Registration
       September 9th at 7am

   Resident Walk-in Registration
         September 10th
      From 8:30am - 3:45 pm
                                                                                                                   Cooking
     Wellesley Recreation
Cooks-n-Books                                             Eating a Rainbow
423701                                                    423705                                          NEW
(Ages 3 - 6)                                              (Ages 6 - 8)
Instructor: Amy Dempster, Cooking To Learn                Instructor: Amy Dempster, Cooking To Learn
Each week, young chefs create one tasty treat inspired    Each week, young chefs stir up a menu inspired by a
by a favorite children’s book. Participants engage in     color of the rainbow. Along the way, they will learn why
the story as their culinary masterpiece cooks and end     eating a rainbow of fresh fruits and vegetables every
with (of course!) eating. A perfect beginner class for    day will lead them to gold. A perfect class for budding
budding chefs, picky eaters, or simply curious kids.      chefs, picky eaters, or simply curious kids. Cooking
Cooking to Learn is committed to using fresh seasonal     to Learn is committed to using fresh seasonal and
ingredients. Fall recipes may include: Apple Muffins,      colorful ingredients.
Corn Chowder, Pumpkin Scones. NEW RECIPES!                Location: Warren Building
Location: Warren Building                                 Min: 5/Max: 8
Min: 5/Max: 8                                             4 weeks
8 weeks                                                   S#     Day        Times          Date            Price
S#     Day        Times         Date            Price     01     Wed        2:30 - 3:30 pm Sep 24 - Oct 15 $78
01     Thu        10 - 11 am    Sep 25 - Nov 20 $120      02     Wed        2:30 - 3:30 pm Oct 29 - Nov 19 $78
                                (No class 10/9)
02     Thu        2 - 3 pm      Sep 25 - Nov 20 $120
                                (No class 10/9)           All Stirred Up to Cook
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                                                          (Ages 5 - 9)
                                                          Instructor: Amy Dempster, Cooking To Learn
Cooks-n-Books Holiday                                     Join Amy Dempster on a culinary adventure to explore
Celebration                                               the ins & outs of your favorite (and soon-to-be favorite)
423702                                                    foods. Along the way, young chefs learn fun food facts,
(Ages 3 - 6)                                              explore new tastes and cultures, discover healthy
Instructor: Amy Dempster, Cooking To Learn                snack alternatives, investigate food science, and much
A holiday version of our popular Cooks-n-Books class!     more. A perfect class for budding chefs, picky eaters,
Each week, the young chefs will create a treat inspired   or simply kids who love to eat. Cooking to Learn is
by a favorite holiday, including: Hanukkah, Christmas,    committed to using fresh seasonal ingredients.
and Chinese New Year.                                     Fall themes may include: An Apple a Day, Boo! It’s
Location: Warren Building                                 Halloween, Harvest FEASTival. NEW RECIPES!
Min: 5/Max: 8                                             Location: Warren Building
3 weeks                                                   Min: 5/Max: 8
S# Age Day        Times         Date            Price     8 weeks
02 3-6     Thu    2 - 3 pm      Dec 4 - 18      $55       S# Age Day        Times         Date             Price
                                                          01 5 - 7 Wed      4 - 5:30 pm   Sep 24 - Nov 19 $195
                                                                                          (No class 10/22)
                                                          02 7 - 9   Thu    4 - 5:30 pm   Sep 25 - Nov 20 $195
                                                                                          (No class 10/9)
Bakin’ Up Winter Fun
423706                                            NEW
(Ages 6 - 8)                                              All Stirred Up for the Holiday
Instructor: Amy Dempster                                  423704
No school today? Join Chef Amy for some yummy             (Ages 5 - 9)
baking fun! We’ll mix up some delicious December          Instructor: Amy Dempster
treats perfect for festive gatherings, one-of-a-kind      A holiday version of our popular All Stirred Up to Cook
gifts, or simply a sweet way to end a busy shopping       class! Each week, the young chefs will create a treat
spree. Don’t worry if the treats don’t see next week      inspired by a favorite holiday, including: Hanukkah,
- each chef will bring home a recipe book for baking at   Christmas, and Chinese New Year.
home. Kids should bring drinks and snacks.                Location: Warren Building
Location: Warren Building                                 Min: 5/Max: 8
Min: 5/Max: 8                                             3 weeks
1 day                                                     S# Age Day        Times         Date             Price
S#     Day        Times              Date       Price     01 5-7      Wed 4 - 5:30 pm     Dec 3 - 17       $75
01     Mon        10 am - 12:30 pm   Dec 1      $35       02 7-9      Thu   4 - 5:30 pm   Dec 4 - 18       $75
                                                                                               Cooking, Etiquette

Healthy Happy Families                                    Royal Tea Party
Workshop                                                  424300
423707                                                    (Ages 5 - 7)
(Adults)                                                  Instructor: Janet Parnes
Instructor: Amy Dempster, Cooking To Learn                What could be more charming than a children’s tea
Join Amy Dempster, Family Wellness Coach & Kids           party! Janet Parnes, etiquette consultant and owner
Cooking Instructor, on a delicious journey towards        of Royal Tea Parties by Lady J, will set an elegant
better health. Come learn how to: get more fruits &       table and weave lessons in simple introductions, table
veggies into your family’s diet; improve your family’s    manners and polite conversation into an afternoon
health; and nuture a happy healthy family. We’ll tackle   of treats, stories, and games! Children will receive a
such topics as picky eaters, nutrition for active kids,   booklet summarizing manners covered.
                                                          Location: Warren Building
making mealtime fun, and more. Healthy snacks             Min: 4/Max: 8
provided. Bring lunch for afternoon workshops!            1 day
Location: Warren Building                                 S#     Day        Times         Date            Price
Min: 0/Max: 30                                            01     Thu        3:30 - 5 pm   Dec 4           $35
1 day
S# Day Times                    Date            Price
01 Thu     11:30 am - 1 pm      Sep 25          $Free
02 Thu     11:30 am - 1 pm      Oct 16          $Free
03 Thu     11:30 am - 1 pm      Nov 13          $Free     Holiday Etiquette For Children
04 Thu      7 - 8:30 pm         Oct 16          $Free     424301
05 Thu      7 - 8:30 pm         Nov 13          $Free     (Ages 8 - 11)
06 Thu     11:30 am - 1 pm      Dec 4           $Free
                                                          Instructor: Janet Parnes
07 Thu      7 - 8:30 pm         Dec 4           $Free




                                                                                                                        Youth Programs
                                                          Which butter plate is mine? I don’t know what to say!
                                                          What’s a receiving line? Life, particularly around the
                                                          holidays, brings its share of awkward moments for
Gross Goodies                             NEW             children. Holiday Etiquette for Children leverages role-
423708
                                                          play, colorful graphics, games, and historical trivia to
(Ages 6 - 8)
                                                          teach children life skills that build character and boost
Instructor: Diane Dinell
                                                          confidence. Children can be comfortably gracious
Want to freak out your friends and family? Learn how
                                                          greeting guests, answering the phone, and dining at
to make some goodies with worms, eyes, veins and
                                                          the holiday table.
much more! Join this gross BUT very tasty class. It’s
just the right recipe for a few days before Halloween!
                                                          The workshop is in two parts. Students may enroll in
Eggs may be used in this class.
Location: Warren Building                                 one or both sessions.
Min: 6/Max: 12
1 day                                                     Session 1: topics include introducing ourselves and
S#     Day        Times                Date     Price     others (posture, eye contact, the handshake, how to
01     Sat        9:30 am - 12:30 pm   Oct 25   $50
                                                          introduce/respond, titles, etc.); basic dining skills (when
                                                          to be seated/start eating, setting the table, napkin
                                                          handling, holding silverware, cutting technique, etc.),
                                                          extending/receiving compliments; polite conversation.
                                                          Includes snack, workbook, and gift.
Resident ONLINE Registration
                                                          Session 2: topics include telephone etiquette (making
    September 9th at 7am                                  a call; responding to a call; taking a message; misdials,
                                                          etc.); advanced dining skills (review of basics plus
                                                          restaurants/buffets, receiving-line fundamentals, how
Resident Walk-in Registration                             to eat soup/difficult foods, etc.); and host/guest duties.
      September 10th                                      Includes snack, workbook, and gift.
                                                          Location: Warren Building
   From 8:30am - 3:45 pm                                  Min: 8/Max: 15
                                                          1 day
                                                          S#     Day        Times          Date           Price
                                                          01     Wed        3:30 - 5:30 pm Dec 3          $55
                                                          02     Wed        3:30 - 5:30 pm Dec 10         $55
                                                       Creative Movement, Gymnastics, Tot Fitness
Wellesley Recreation
 Creative Movement                                               Tot Fitness
 411300                                                          411304                                         NEW
 (Ages 1.5 - 2 with adult)                                       (Ages 2 - 4)
 Instructor: Stephanie Gager & Trish Richardson                  Instructor: Sarah Gardner
 A thoughtful combination of music and movement                  A structured energetic class helps toddlers and
 designed to provide a fun and exciting experience for           preschoolers learn basic coordination skills, tumbling
 you and your child. This program provides an easy               steps, stretch and strength of the body, parachute
 way to introduce activities which nurture your child’s          activities and games to get your little ones moving.
 motor, creative and social skills. Adult involvement is         Parents/Guardian required.
 necessary for the success of the program.                       Location: Warren Building
 Location: Warren Building                                       Min: 6/Max: 15
 Min: 8/Max: 12                                                  8 weeks
 10 weeks                                                        S# Age Day             Times       Date                  Price
 S#     Day        Times          Date             Price         01 2     Mon & Wed 9:30 - 10:15 am Sep 22 - Nov 17       $140
 01     Mon        9:15 - 10 am   Sep 22 - Dec 8 $135                                               (No class 10/13)
                                  (No class 10/13, 12/1)         02 3     Mon & Wed 10:15 - 11 am    Sep 22 - Nov 17      $140
                                                                                                    (No class 10/13)
                                                                 03 4     Mon & Wed 11:15 am - 12 Sep 22 - Nov 17         $140
 Creative Movement & Art                                                                            (No class 10/13)
 411301
 (Ages 2 - 3 with adult)                                         Me & My Buddy Gymnastics
                                                                 425002                                             NEW
 Instructor: Stephanie Gager & Trish Richardson
 This is a two - fold program that aids motor performance        (Ages 1.4 - 2)
 and enhances artistic development. Children and the             Instructor: East Coast Gymnastics
 accompanying adult will sing, dance and use a variety           This class is focused on helping you learn how to guide
 of rhythm instruments, motor props and art materials.           your child through various activities such as rolling,
 Activities include using a parachute and puppetry.              climbing, swinging and jumping. Your child will build
 Bring a smock, wear old clothes, and expect to have a           confidence and strength in a fun filled environment
 lot fun! Adult involvement is necessary to the success          geared for this age group. Parachute, balls, hoops
 of this program. Parent/Guardian required.                      and bean bags will also be incorporated for general
 Location: Warren Building                                       coordination activities.
 Min: 8/Max: 12                                                  Location: Warren Building
 10 weeks                                                        Min: 10/Max: 18
 S#     Day Times                 Date             Price         8 weeks
 01     Mon 10:15 - 11:15 am      Sep 22 - Dec 8 $165            S#     Day        Times          Date            Price
                                  (No class 10/13, 12/1)         02     Wed        1:45 - 2:30 pm Sep 24 - Nov 12 $125

 Kids Club
 411302                                                          Gymnastics Classes
 (Ages 3 - 5)                                                    425001
 Instructor: Stephanie Gager & Trish Richardson                  (Ages 3 - 6)
 Come have lunch and make new friends. We will enjoy             Instructor: East Coast Gymnastics
 art, music and dance as well as creative play, story-telling,   These classes emphasize building strength,
 cooking, mat room fun and more. Be prepared to use a
                                                                 coordination and flexibility.      Children will learn
 wide range of materials which may include arts and crafts
 materials, music and musical instruments, parachute,            beginner skills on the bars, balance beam, floor and
 puppets and dress-up. Bring your lunch and wear old clothes.    vault. Pre-school classes also learn locomotor skills
 All children must be toilet trained and able to separate.       for the development of general coordination. The
 Location: Warren Building                                       program offered has been designed to create a fun
 Min: 9/Max: 12                                                  and educational experience in a safe and encouraging
 10 weeks
 S#     Day Times                 Date             Price
                                                                 environment.
                                                                 Location: Warren Building
 01     Mon 11:45 am - 2 pm       Sep 22 - Dec 8 $225
                                                                 Min: 10/Max: 16
                                  (No class 10/13, 12/1)
                                                                 8 weeks
 02     Thu   11:45 am - 2 pm     Sep 25 - Dec 11 $225
                                                                 S# Age      Day Times          Date            Price
                                  (No class 10/9, 11/27)
                                                                 01 3 - 4    Wed 2:45 - 3:30 pm Sep 24 - Nov 12 $125
                                                                 02 5 - 6    Wed 3:30 - 4:15 pm Sep 24 - Nov 12 $125
                                                                                                                          Dance


Winter Fun Days                                                Irish Step Dancing
422800                                                         424008
(Ages 5 - 7)                                                   (Ages 5 - 11)
Instructor: Melissa Roy & Summer Camp Staff                    Instructor: Bonnie Severance
Have some fun during those crazy days after the                Students will develop an understanding of Irish Dance
holidays! The program will be a mini summer camp               through lessons aimed at teaching each student in a
experience with crafts, games, experiments, cooking            supportive and progressive fashion. Students will keep
and outdoor play. Welcome back some of the summer              journals of dance steps taught to practice at home.
camp staff as we celebrate winter. Each child should           Skills to improve will be emphasized each week as
bring a bagged lunch each day, as well as clothes              new steps are added. Each class will include beginner
to go outside and play in the snow. Can you think of           soft shoe steps (reel and jig), as well as traditional ceili
anything better... Summer Camp in the Winter!!!!               (group/team) dancing. It is hoped that lessons will instill
Location: Warren Building                                      a love and appreciation for Irish Dance not only as an
Min: 15/Max: 30                                                art form but as an important part of Irish culture and
1 day
S# Age Day        Times          Date             Price        history. If you are Irish, this is a great way to connect
01 5 - 7 Mon      9 am - 4 pm    Dec 29           $70          with your heritage! Students should wear T-shirt and
02 5 - 7 Tue      9 am - 4 pm    Dec 30           $70          shorts, or leotard. Beginner girls may start out in ballet
03 5 - 7 Wed      9 am - 12 pm   Dec 31           $45          slippers, beginner boys in a simple jazz shoe, if you do
                                                               not have traditional Irish dancing shoes. Please bring
                                                               a notebook to class.
                                                               Location: Warren Building
                                                               Min: 6/Max: 15




                                                                                                                              Youth Programs
Intro to Dance Level 1                                         8 weeks
424010                                                         S# Age Day Times                 Date            Price
                                                               01 5 - 7 Thu 3:45 - 4:45 pm      Sep 25 - Nov 20 $135
(Ages 3)                                                                                        (No class 10/9)
Instructor: Cindy Wright                                       02 8 - 11   Thu 4:45 - 5:45 pm   Sep 25 - Nov 20 $135
An introduction to the joy of dance, this is a beginning                                        (No class 10/9)
ballet class. Children should wear leotard, tights (any
color or style) and ballet slippers.
Location: Warren Building                                      Irish Step Hard Shoe Dancing
Min: 7/Max: 12                                                 424009
10 weeks                                                       (Ages 7 - 11)
S#     Day     Times               Date                Price
01     Thu     11:45 am - 12:20 pm Sep 25 - Dec 11 $125        Instructor: Bonnie Severance
                                    (No class 10/9, 11/27)     For the serious Irish dance student. Hard shoe is the
                                                               next step up after they have sufficiently mastered their
                                                               soft shoe dances. This class is a foundation for learning
                                                               traditional hard shoe dances such as the treble jig and
Intro to Dance Level 2                                         hornpipe, along with various set dances. This class is
424011                                                         open to students currently enrolled in beginner Irish
(Ages 4)                                                       dance lessons. Teacher recommendation is required.
Instructor: Cindy Wright                                       Materials needed: Hard shoes (available through
An introduction to the joy of dance, this is a beginning       Bonnie) and dance journal/notebook for recording
ballet and tap class for pre-school children which also        steps.
includes some creative movement. Children should               Location: Warren Building
wear leotard and tights (any style, color) ballet slippers     Min: 6/Max: 15
and tap shoes.                                                 8 weeks
Location: Warren Building                                      S#     Day        Times          Date            Price
Min: 7/Max: 12                                                 01     Thu        6 - 7 pm       Sep 25 - Nov 20 $85
10 weeks                                                                                        (No class 10/9)
S#     Day     Times             Date                 Price
01     Thu     12:30 - 1:20 pm   Sep 25 - Dec 11      $135
                                 (No class 10/9, 11/27)
                                                                                                                         Dance
Wellesley Recreation

 Dance Pre School &                                           Dance Foundation
 Kindergarten                                                 424002
 424001                                                       (Ages 6 - 7)
 (Ages 3-5 )                                                  Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS
 Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS                          Graceful and light, sharp and strong! This class
 Imagine, pretend, wiggle and giggle!! Dancers are            develops technique and dance vocabulary suitable
 greeted each week with a new “secret adventure”              for both ballet and modern jazz while awakening an
 storyline inspiring and stirring the imagination. Games,     understanding of the differences in style. Games,
 activities and props capture the child’s joy of movement     mime, props and fun activities are used and skills
 and freedom of expression. The aim is to develop             are developed using both the graceful and light
 fine/large motor skills; coordination/balance; spatial        ballet dynamic, and the earthy, sharp and strong
 awareness; expression; listening skills; confidence,          jazz dynamic. In preparation for future study in two
 and self-esteem. Kindergarten Dance takes this               different genre, this class develops a universal dance
 approach to the next level with a longer class, larger       foundation in a lively and fun environment.
                                                              Location: Warren Building
 skill set, more structure, and an introduction to ballet     Min: 8/Max: 20
 positions/skills.                                            10 weeks
 Location: Warren Building                                    S#     Day        Times         Date                Price
 Min: 6/Max: 10                                               01     Sat        11 am - 12 pm Sep 27 - Dec 13     $130
 8 weeks                                                                                      (No class 10/11, 11/29)
 S# Age Day        Times           Date               Price
 01 3      Mon     2 - 2:30 pm     Sep 22 - Nov 17
                                   (No class 10/13)
                                                      $75
                                                              Dance Ballet
 02 4      Mon     2:30 - 3:10 pm Sep 22 - Nov 17     $130    424003
                                   (No class 10/13)           (Age 8-18)
 03 5      Mon     3:10 - 4 pm     Sep 22 - Nov 17    $130    Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS
                                   (No class 10/13)
                                                              Leap, plié, extend, spin?and float across the floor!
 04 3      Sat     9 - 9:30 am     Sep 27 - Nov 22    $75
                                   (No class 10/11)           These classes use a traditional ballet class format and
 05 4      Sat     9:30 - 10:10 am Sep 27 - Nov 22    $130    include the study of classical ballet, free movement
                                   (No class 10/11)           and character dance. However, games, activities,
 06 5      Sat     10:10 - 11 am Sep 27 - Nov 22      $130
                                                              props, and choreographic projects are used to develop
                                   (No class 10/11)
                                                              a wide range of dance, music and performance skills in
                                                              a fun, challenging and lively way. Degree of difficulty,
                                                              intensity and fun and games varies appropriately with
   Resident ONLINE Registration                               age and level.
       September 9th at 7am                                   Location: Warren Building
                                                              Min: 6/Max: 20
                                                              10 weeks
                                                              S# Age      Day Times            Date             Price
    Resident Walk-in Registration                             01 8 - 11 Sat     3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 27 - Dec 13 $130
                                                                                               (No class 10/11, 11/29)
          September 10th                                      02 12 - 18 Sat    12 - 1 pm      Sep 27 - Dec 13 $140
                                                                                               (No class 10/11, 11/29)
       From 8:30am - 3:45 pm
                                        For all Juliann Farrar Dance Classes

 Juliann teaches Pre-School and Ballet curricula of the Royal Academy of Dance (RAD), incorporating clas-
                             sical ballet, free movement and character dance.

                                                    ATTIRE
  An additional cost for a costume may be necessary for the recital. There is also suggested attire that you
             will be told about on the first day of class. Hair should be pulled back, off the face.

                                      ALL AGES AS OF SEPTEMBER 1, 2008
                                                                                                                         Dance

Modern Jazz                                                           These Classes Require an Audition
424006                                                           Please read below for information on the process.
(Ages 8 - 18)
Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS                         Dance Intensive Ballet
Listen to your favorite music and get your groove           424004                                          NEW
on!! Jazz, lyrical and hip-hop style combinations           (Ages 8 - 18)
keep things fresh and interesting while studying            Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS
Modern Jazz Dance technique. Dance, music and               I love ballet! Audition required. Intensive ballet classes
performance skills are developed through the use of         are for those serious dancers who wish to really
games, activities, improvisation and choreographic          enhance their ballet skills by taking more than one
projects. Dance conditioning is used to build strength,     class per week. Only dancers who have achieved
balance and flexibility. Degree of difficulty, intensity      a certain level of skills may participate, these classes
and fun and games varies appropriately with age and         are not for beginners, and they move at a faster pace
class level.                                                and ask the dancer to work on much more advanced
Location: Warren Building                                   steps.
Min: 6/Max: 20
10 weeks                                                    How to audition: Register for the desired class and
S# Age      Day Times            Date             Price     pay in full. Attend and participate in the first scheduled
01 8 - 11 Sat     2:30 - 3:30 pm Sep 27 - Dec 13 $130       meeting for the class. The teacher will observe the
                                 (No class 10/11, 11/29)    dancers and determine if their ability is suited for this
02 12 - 18 Sat    1 - 2 pm       Sep 27 - Dec 13 $130
                                 (No class 10/11, 11/29)    level of work. Those candidates who are not suited
                                                            will receive a full refund.
                                                            Location: Warren Building




                                                                                                                           Youth Programs
                                                            Min: 5/Max: 15
                                                            10 weeks
                                                            S#     Day        Times          Date             Price
                                                            01     Tue        5:30 - 6:30 pm Sep 23 - Dec 9 $130
                                                                                             (No class 9/30, 11/11)
                                                            02     Fri        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 26 - Dec 5 $130
                                                                                             (No class 11/28)


                                                            Dance Ballet Pointe                            NEW
                                                            424005
                                                            (Ages 8 - 18)
                                                            Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS
                                                            On your toes! Audition required. Ballet Pointe is the
                                                            next step for serious ballet dancers who have already
                                                            acquired a solid ballet foundation. However, not every
                                                            dancer can or should go up on pointe. A dancer must
                                                            be of a certain age, phase of developmental growth,
                                                   NEW      dance ability, strength, etc. Deciding whether or not
Dance Tap                                                   a dancer should go on pointe is serious business and
424007                                                      requires a thorough evaluation by the teacher.
(Ages 8 - 18)                                               How to audition: Register for the desired class and
Instructor: Juliann Farrar, RAD RTS                         pay in full. Attend and participate in the first scheduled
Make some noise!! Tap dancing is fun! Here is a             meeting for the class. The teacher will observe the
chance to make noise with your feet while tapping           dancers and determine if their ability is suited for this
different rhythmic patterns on the floor. This is an         level of work. Those candidates who are not suited
introduction to the basics of tap dance. It requires the    will receive a full refund.
purchase of special shoes in order to participate.          Location: Warren Building
Location: Warren Building                                   Min: 6/Max: 15
Min: 6/Max: 20                                              10 weeks
10 weeks                                                    S# Age       Day Times            Date             Price
S#     Day        Times           Date             Price    01 12 - 18 Tue 6:30 - 7 pm        Sep 23 - Dec 9 $75
01     Sat        2 - 2:30 pm     Sep 27 - Dec 13 $75                                         (No class 9/30, 11/11)
                                  (No class 10/11, 11/29)   02   8 - 18   Fri   4:30 - 5 pm   Sep 26 - Dec 5 $75
                                                                                              (No class 11/28)
                                                                                                   Physical Pursuits
   Wellesley Recreation
Thundercat Mini Sports                                      Thundercat Floor Hockey
                                                            420902
                       420901
                                                            (Ages 5 - 10)
                       (Ages 4)
                                                            Instructor: Thundercat Sports
                       Instructor: Thundercat Sports
                                                            Slap it, handle it, score it! Participants will learn
                       Come have a ball with
                                                            fundamental skills from coaches through unique
                       Thundercat Sports!         This
                                                            drills, games, teaching techniques, trivia and more.
                       fun program will include
                                                            Emphasis will be on learning, participating, and
                       soccer, basketball, softee
                                                            having FUN in a non-competitive atmosphere. The
                       hockey, and other unique
                                                            clinic culminates with a tournament day! Program is
                       games which may include
                                                            coed, and every participant receives a sport related
                       Sponge Bob Tag and Finding
                                                            item. Please bring sneakers, appropriate clothing and
Nemo. Emphasis will be on some basic skill building,
                                                            a water bottle.
developing hand eye coordination, team work, and            Location: Warren Building
FUN! Program is coed, and every participant receives        Min: 10/Max: 20
a sport related item.                                       5 weeks
Location: Warren Building                                   S# Age Day        Times          Date             Price
Min: 6/Max: 10                                              01 5 - 6 Mon      3:30 - 4:20 pm Sep 22 - Oct 27 $94
5 weeks                                                                                      (No class 10/13)
S#     Day        Times          Date             Price     02 7 - 10 Mon     4:30 - 5:20 pm Sep 22 - Oct 27 $94
01     Mon        2:30 - 3:15 pm Sep 22 - Oct 27 $94                                         (No class 10/13)
                                 (No class 10/13)
02     Mon        2:30 - 3:15 pm Nov 3 - Dec 8    $94                         Terriers Baseball
                                 (No class 12/1)                             420601
                                                                             (Ages 6 - 7)
Thundercat Basketball                                                        Instructor: Joe Roberts
420903                                                                       Learn how to play the great game of
(Ages 5 - 10)                                                                baseball with fun filled practice. Each
Instructor: Thundercat Sports                                                session will teach your child how to
Participants will learn fundamental skills from coaches                      properly throw, catch and hit a ball
through unique drills, games, teaching techniques, trivia                    and conclude with a non-competitive
and more. Emphasis will be on learning, participation,      game. Our small class size will allow for plenty of
and FUN in a non-competitive atmosphere. The clinic         instruction and activity. Each child will receive a
culminates with a tournament day! Program is coed,          Terriers hat and Tshirt. Sneakers or cleats(for outside
and ever participant receives a sport related item.         use only), glove and water bottle are required.
Please bring an appropriate size basketball, clothing,      Location: Warren Building
                                                            Min: 6/Max: 10
sneakers, and a water bottle.                               9 weeks
Location: Warren Building
                                                            S#     Day        Times          Date                 Price
Min: 10/Max: 20
                                                            01     Fri        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 26 - Nov 21      $185
5 weeks
                                                                                             (No class 10/31, 11/28)
S# Age Day        Times          Date            Price
                                                            02     Fri        4:30 - 5:30 pm Sep 26 - Nov 21      $185
01 5 - 6 Mon      3:30 - 4:20 pm Nov 3 - Dec 8   $94
                                                                                             (No class 10/31, 11/28)
                                 (No class 12/1)
02 7 - 10 Mon     4:30 - 5:20 pm Nov 3 - Dec 8
                                 (No class 12/1)
                                                 $94        Archery
                                                            435300
                                                            (Ages 8 - 16)
                                                            Instructor: Anthony Belletini & Staff
  Resident ONLINE Registration                              This training program focuses on safety and proper
                                                            form. Students progress at their own pace and earn
      September 9th at 7am                                  individual achievement awards along the way. All
                                                            necessary equipment, from protective devices to
                                                            targets, bows and arrows are provided.
   Resident Walk-in Registration                            Location: Warren Building
                                                            Min: 8/Max: 20
         September 10th                                     5 weeks
      From 8:30am - 3:45 pm                                 S#
                                                            01
                                                                   Day
                                                                   Tue
                                                                              Times
                                                                              4 - 5:30 pm
                                                                                             Date            Price
                                                                                             Sep 23 - Oct 28 $95
                                                                                             (No class 9/30)
                                                            02     Tue        4 - 5:30 pm    Nov 18 - Dec 16 $95
                                                                                                           Physical Pursuits

Early Release Tennis                                              Teen Tennis
425200                                                            425202
(Ages 8 - 11)                                                     (Ages 12 - 16)
Instructor: John Gautschi & Mike Sabin                            Instructor: John Gautschi & Mike Sabin
Instruction will cover the basic aspects of the sport including   Lessons focus on different aspects of the sport
skill evaluation, forehand, backhand, serve, volley, overhead     including skill evaluation, forehand, backhand, serve,
and strategy. Please bring a racquet and water bottle.            volley, overhead, and strategy. You must provide your
Location: Hunnewell Tennis Ct
Min: 6/Max: 12                                                    own racquet and bring a water bottle. Non-Residents
5 weeks                                                           may use traditional methods of registration starting at
S# Age      Day Times           Date                   Price      11am on 9/12. Please read registration page.
01 8 - 9    Wed 12:30 - 1:30 pm Sep 17 - Oct 15        $90        Location: Hunnewell Tennis Ct
02 10 - 11 Wed 1:30 - 2:30 pm Sep 17 - Oct 15          $90        Min: 4/Max: 8
                                                                  6 weeks
                                                                  S#     Day       Times           Date             Price
Indoor Pee Wee Tennis                                             01     Sat       3 - 4:30 pm     Sep 13 - Oct 18 $130
425201                                                                                             (No class 10/11)
(Ages 5 - 7)
Instructor: John Gautschi & Mike Sabin                            Karate
This is a fun approach to learning tennis. Emphasis               421800
will be placed on developing hand eye coordination                (Ages 4 - 14)
skills while providing an introduction to the game of             Instructor: Martial Arts World Champion, Steve Nugent
tennis. You must provide your own racquet and bring a             This program provides introductory karate skills,
water bottle. All classes will be held inside.                    teaches proper stances, breathing, stretching, self-




                                                                                                                              Youth Programs
Location: Warren Building                                         discipline, coordination and practical self-defense.
Min: 4/Max: 8                                                     Uniform and belt included.
5 weeks
S#     Day        Times          Date             Price
                                                                  4:30 pm - White, Yellow & Orange Belts
01     Thu        3:30 - 4:30 pm Sep 25 - Oct 30 $90              5:00 pm - Purple, Blue, Green, & Brown Belts
                                 (No class 10/9)                  5:30 pm - White, Yellow & Orange Belts
02     Thu        3:30 - 4:30 pm Nov 6 - Dec 18 $90               6:15 pm - Purple, Blue, Green & Brown Belts
                                 (No class 11/20, 11/27)          Location: Warren Building
03     Thu        4:30 - 5:30 pm Sep 25 - Oct 30 $90              Min: 10/Max: 30
                                 (No class 10/9)                  10weeks
04     Thu        4:30 - 5:30 pm Nov 6 - Dec 18 $90               S# Age      Day Times            Date               Price
                                 (No class 11/20, 11/27)          01 4 - 6 Wed 4:30 - 5 pm         Sep 24 - Dec 3     $235
                                                                                                   (No class 11/26)
                  Soccer                                          02   4-6    Wed   5 - 5:30 pm    Sep 24 - Dec 3     $235
                 422900                                                                            (No class 11/26)
                 (Ages 4 - 7)                                     03 7 - 14   Wed   5:30 - 6:15 pm Sep 24 - Dec 3     $235
                                                                                                   (No class 11/26)
                 Instructor: James Bede                           04 7 - 14   Wed   6:15 - 7 pm    Sep 24 - Dec 3     $235
                 Get the little ones ready to learn proper                                         (No class 11/26)
                 soccer skills. This class will help
them learn the basics of soccer while having fun and              Fencing
socializing with others. Each child will be responsible           421801
for bringing shin guards and a water bottle. Join us for          (Ages 10 - 16)
some soccer fun!                                                  Instructor: Martial Arts World Champion, Steve Nugent
Location: Warren Building                                         The age old art & sport of fencing is fun for everyone.
Min: 10/Max: 20
8 weeks
                                                                  Benefits of this sport include enhanced fitness (strength,
S# Age Day        Times            Date                Price      cardiovascular, balance, and flexibility), self discipline
01 4      Wed     2 - 2:45 pm      Sep 24 - Nov 12     $135       and confidence, character and sportsmanship. These
02 4      Wed     3:45 - 4:30 pm   Sep 24 - Nov 12     $135       classes will introduce proper mechanics, technique
04 5      Wed     2:50 - 3:35 pm   Sep 24 - Nov 12     $135
05 5      Wed     4:30 - 5:15 pm   Sep 24 - Nov 12     $135
                                                                  and ability-specific fencing situations and strategies.
06 6 - 7 Wed      5:20 - 6:20 pm   Sep 24 - Nov 12     $135       All equipment is provided.
07 6 - 7 Sat      1:30 - 2:30 pm   Sep 27 - Nov 22     $135       Location: Warren Building
                                   (No class 10/11)               Min: 10/Max: 20
08 4      Tue      2 - 2:45 pm     Sep 23 - Nov 25     $135       10 weeks
                                   (No class 9/30, 11/11)         S#     Day         Times         Date             Price
09 4      Thu      2 - 2:45 pm     Sep 25 - Nov 20     $135       01     Mon 4:30 - 5:15 pm        Sep 22 - Dec 8 $235
                                   (No class 10/9)                                                 (No class 10/13, 12/1)
                                                                                                          Physical Pursuits
Wellesley Recreation
                                                                    Small Fry Basketball
                                                                    421200
                                                                    (Ages 4 - 10)
                                                                    Instructor: Kevin Burns
                                                                    Skills, drills, and fun! Instruction includes basic skills
 America’s Champs Golf                                              like shooting, passing, dribbling, defense and rules of
 425600                                                             the game. There will be a game each week so skills
 (Ages 4 - 9)                                                       can be put into action. Each child will receive a free tee
 Instructor: Kevin Burns                                            shirt. Sneakers, water bottle and appropriate dress is
 Classes will include, grip, stance, chipping, ball                 required. Get ready for some basketball fun!
 position, putting, golf rules, golf etiquette & on course          Location: Warren Building
 instructions. Young and old enjoy this great pastime.              Min: 16/Max: 24
 All children receive a polo shirt, hat and clubs.                  8 weeks
                                                                    S# Age Day        Times            Date                Price
                                                                    01 4 - 5 Sat      8:30 - 9:30 am   Sep 27 - Nov 22     $190
 Clubs for age 4-6 include: Driver, hybrid wood, 7 & 9                                                 (No class 10/11)
 irons, pitching wedge, putter and standing golf bag.               02 6 - 7    Sat   9:30 - 10:30 am Sep 27 - Nov 22      $190
                                                                                                       (No class 10/11)
                                                                    03 7 - 8    Sat   10:30 - 11:30 am Sep 27 - Nov 22      $190
 Clubs for age 7-9 include: Driver, 3 wood, utility wood,                                              (No class 10/11)
 5,7,& 9 irons, pitching wedge, putter & standing golf              04 8 - 10   Sat   11:30 am - 12:30 Sep 27 - Nov 22      $190
 bag.                                                                                                  (No class 10/11)
                    When registering,
         Please choose CLUBS or NO CLUBS                            Girls Small Fry Basketball
 Location: Stone Meadow Golf Course Min: 6/Max: 12                  421201
 5 weeks                                                            (Ages 8 - 10)
 S# Age Day        Times          Date             Price
 07 4 - 6 Sat      3 - 4 pm       Sep 27 - Nov 1 $325*              Instructor: Kevin Burns
                                  (No class 10/11)                  Tune up your basketball game for the upcoming
 08 7 - 9 Sat      4 - 5 pm       Sep 27 - Nov 1 $325*              season by spending some time with our own Coach K!
                                  (No class 10/11)                  Shooting, dribbling, defensive skills and scrimmaging.
                  *Price for Lessons & Clubs
                  Lessons Only price is $225                        Each girl will receive a free tee shirt. Sneakers, water
                                                                    bottle and appropriate dress is required. Take your
                                                                    game to the next level.
                                                                    Location: Warren Building
 America’s Champs Tee Ball                                          Min: 16/Max: 24
 and Slow Pitch                                                     8 weeks
                                                                    S#     Day        Times           Date             Price
 421001
                                                                    01     Sat        12:30 - 1:30 pm Sep 27 - Nov 22 $190
 (Ages 5 - 6)                                                                                         (No class 10/11)
 Instructor: Kevin Burns
 Skills, drills, and fun! Instruction includes basic skills         Basketball League
 like hitting, catching, throwing and rules of the game.            421202
 There will be activities each week so skills can be put            (Ages 6 - 9)
 into action. Each child will receive a free tee shirt.             Instructor: Kevin Burns
 Sneakers, glove, water bottle and appropriate dress is             Each Sunday participants will play a game. The first
 required. Get ready for some baseball fun!                         day will be used as an evaluation so that the proper
 Location: Warren Park & Warren Building                            teams can be made to begin the season. Each age
 Min: 8/Max: 20                                                     group will have two possible time slots for games.
 8 weeks                                                            After the the first meeting each participant will be given
 S# Age Day        Times               Date             Price
 01 5      Sun     10:30 - 11:30 am    Sep 28 - Nov 23 $190         a schedule. On September 28, ages 6-7 will come
                                       (No class 10/12)             from 1 p - 2:30 PM for their evaluation. Ages 8-9 will
 02 6      Sun     11:30 am - 12:30 pm Sep 28 - Nov 23 $190         come from 2:30 PM to 4 PM.
                                       (No class 10/12)             Location: Warren Building
                                                                    Min: 20/Max: 32
                   FOR ALL WEEKEND CLASSES                          8 weeks
   In case of inclement weather all Saturday classes will be can-   S# Age Day        Times            Date             Price
          celed on the Friday before the scheduled class.           01 6 - 7 Sun      1 - 3 pm         Sep 28 - Nov 23 $190
                 The Recreation Department will call                                                   (No class 10/12)
         each participant on Friday if the class is cancelled.      02 8 - 9    Sun   3 - 5 pm         Sep 28 - Nov 23 $190
                                                                                                       (No class 10/12)
                                                                                                   Physical Pursuits


Mom/Dad and Me Kayaking                                    Youth Kayaking
420201                                                     420202
(Ages 1 - 5)                                               (Ages 10 - 15)
Instructor: Still River Outfitters, Inc.                    Instructor: Still River Outfitters, Inc.
This program was developed by Still River Outfitters,       This course is designed for children aged 10-15.
Inc. to address the growing number of active adults        Strokes, skills and safety information will be covered
starting families. In addition to basic paddling skills    . Children will learn in a cooperative environment with
and safety considerations, we help parents adapt our       peers; skills will be practiced through exciting games
proven strategies to comfortably paddle with a toddler.    and fun challenges.
This class is taught in stable recreational kayaks where   Location: Dug Pond, Natick
the child sits safely between your legs in the kayak’s     Min: 4/Max: 6
                                                           3 weeks
cockpit.                                                   S#     Day       Times          Date            Price
Location: Dug Pond, Natick                                 01     Sat       5 - 7 pm       Sep 27 - Oct 11 $85
Min: 4/Max: 12
3 weeks
S#     Day       Times          Date            Price
01     Sat       1:30 - 3 pm    Sep 27 - Oct 11 $95
                                                           Skating - Learn to Skate
                                                           423201
Skating - Tiny Blades                                      (Ages 6 - 10)
423200                                                     Instructor: Bay State Blades Staff
(Ages 2.5 - 5)                                             This is a great program for children who want to
Instructor: Bay State Blades Staff                         learn the basic skills necessary to enjoy recreational




                                                                                                                      Youth Programs
This program is an excellent introduction to ice           ice skating or enter into a youth hockey or figure
skating. Each class consists of a 25 minute lesson         skating program in the future. Each Learn-to-Skate
where skaters learn the basic skills necessary to          class consists of a 40 minute lesson and a 10 minute
enjoy recreational ice skating or enter into a hockey      practice. Skates will be available free of charge on a
or figure skating program in the future. Each child will    first-come, first-serve basis. HECC certified helmets
receive a progress book with stickers that will hel keep   are strongly recommended. Skaters should wear
track of your child’s progress as they move through        warm comfortable clothing and mittens or gloves
the 5 levels. When skaters complete the Tiny Blades        to class. All of our Arenas are members of the Ice
program they are ready to move into our Learn-to-Skate     Skating Institute (ISI) and/or USFS Basic Skills
programs. Skates will be available free of charge on       programs. Learn-to-Skate is a program that provides
a first-come, first-serve basis. If you decide to buy        a nurturing environment where skills are broken down
skates for your child, please remember that only single    into progressive, achievable levels that encourage
blade skates are allowed. HECC certified helmets are        skater development.
strongly recommended. Skaters should wear warm             Location: West Suburban Arena
                                                           Min: 3/Max: 20
comfortable clothing and mittens or gloces to class.       10 weeks
Location: West Suburban Arean
                                                           S#     Day         Times        Date               Price
Min: 3/Max: 20
                                                           01     Mon 5:30 - 6:20 pm       Sep 22 - Nov 24    $170
10 weeks
                                                           02     Tue 3:30 - 4:20 pm       Sep 23 - Nov 25    $170
S#     Day         Times        Date               Price
                                                           03     Mon 4:40 - 5:20 pm       Dec 1 - Feb 9      $180
01     Tue 3:30 - 3:55 pm       Sep 23 - Nov 25    $150
                                                                                           (No class 12/29)
02     Tue 3:55 - 4:20 pm       Sep 23 - Nov 25    $150
                                                           04    Tue 4:40 - 5:20 pm        Dec 2 - Feb 10     $180
03     Tue 4:40 - 5:05 pm       Dec 2 - Feb 10     $150
                                                                                           (No class 12/30)
                                (No class 12/30)
04    Tue 5:05 - 5:30 pm        Dec 2 - Feb 10     $150
                                (No class 12/30)
05    Tue 11 - 11:25 am         Sep 23 - Nov 25    $150
06    Wed 11:25 - 11:55 am      Sep 24 - Nov 26    $150
07    Wed 11 - 11:25 am         Dec 3 - Feb 11     $150
                                (No class 12/31)
08    Wed 11:25 - 11:50 am      Dec 3 - Feb 11     $150
                                (No class 12/31)
                                                                                                                              Physcal Pursuits
  Wellesley Recreation

Horsepower                                                                        Pony Power
432200                                                                            432202
(Ages 8 - 16)                                                                     (Ages 2 - 7)
Instructor: Century Mill Staff                                                    Instructor: Century Mill Staff
For the older child who is ready to ride! Horse Power                             Pony Power is a program designed to provide a safe
is a program designed to provide a safe and fun way                               and fun way to get the kids into the saddle! Learn
to get kids into the saddle! Learn to groom, tack and                             to groom, tack and handle the ponies – and learn to
handle the horses and ponies - and learn to ride, too!                            ride,too! This program emphasizes groundwork and
This program emphasizes groundwork and handling,                                  handling, yet each child gets individual attention in
and each child gets individual attention in a small                               a short private lesson each week learning to mount,
group lesson format each week learning to mount,                                  dismount, steer at the walk and intro to trot. Facilities
dismount, steer at the walk, and intro to trot. Does your                         include outdoor and indoor arenas, and a heated
child have some experience with horses? Let us know!                              viewing lounge (lessons run in all weather).Please
Each child will progress at their own pace. Century                               wear long pants and comfortable hard soled shoes
Mill offers experienced MA licensed instructors, and                              with a heel (no sandals) – paddock boots are ideal.
top quality lesson horses for all programs. Facilities                            Helmets available, or bring your own for a perfect fi t.
include outdoor and indoor arenas, and a heated                                   Visit us online at www.centurymillstables.com.
viewing lounge (lessons run in all weather). Please                               Location: Century Mill Stable, Bolton, MA
                                                                                  Min: 3/Max: 6
wear long pants and comfortable hard soled shoes                                  4 weeks
with a heel (no sandals) – paddock boots are ideal.                               S#     Day        Times            Date             Price
Helmets available, or bring your own for a perfect fit.                            02     Wed        2 - 2:50 pm      Oct 8 - 29       $300
Visit us online at www.centurymillstables.com                                                                        (No class 10/8)
Location: Century Mill Stable, Bolton, MA                                         03     Wed        2 - 2:50 pm      Nov 5 - Dec 3    $300
Min: 3/Max: 5                                                                                                        (No class 11/26)
4 weeks
S#     Day        Times            Date                          Price
02     Sat        3 - 4 pm         Oct 4 - 25                    $360
03     Sat        3 - 4 pm         Nov 1 - 22                    $360
                                                                                  Pony Pals
04     Sat        3 - 4 pm         Dec 6 - 27                    $360             432201
                                                                                  (Ages 2 - 5)
                                                                                  Instructor: Century Mill Staff
                         Directions to Horseback Riding
                                                                                  Finally, a safe introduction to ponies for preschoolers!
 Century Mill Stables is only a stone’s throw from Route 495 – How one gets to    Learn all about ponies. Brushing, tacking, feeding, and
 Route 117 from Wellesley is pretty much up to the individual and how well they   more. Pony Pals provides a supportive and friendly
 know the area. Staying on major highways it is best to come to Route 495 from
 Wellesley via Route 9 or via Route 128 to the Mass Pike West. Go north on        environment where kids can learn to get comfortable
 Route 495. Take exit 27 (Bolton/Stow exit) and at the bottom of the ramp take    around these wonderful animals. Meet the ponies,
 a left onto Route 117 toward Stow and then an IMMEDIATE right onto Route
 85. Go one mile on Route 85 and take a right onto Century Mill Road. Century     Sprinkle, Daisy and Mouse, and learn all about how
 Mill Stables (#185) is one mile down on the right. Please call (978-779-2934)    to care for them. The goal of the Pony Pal Program
 if you have trouble finding the stable.
                                                                                  is to give children safe, hands on experience with
                                                                                  ponies at a young age, and to leave these children
                                                                                  with an interest for more! Please wear long pants and
                                                                                  comfortable shoes or sneakers (no sandals). Visit us
                                                                                  online at www.centurymillstables.com
                                                                                  Location: Century Mill Stable, Bolton, MA
                                                                                  Min: 3/Max: 6
                                                                                  1 day
                                                                                  S#     Day        Times            Date            Price
                                                                                  02     Fri        11 am - 12 pm Oct 10             $110
                                                                                  03     Fri        2 - 3 pm         Oct 24          $110
                                                                                  04     Fri        11 am - 12 pm Nov 14             $110
                                                                                                             Certifications


Home Alone                                                    Heartsaver First Aid
431503                                                        431501
(Ages 8 - 11)                                                 (Ages 16 - Adult)
Instructor: Juanita Allen                                     Instructor: Juanita Allen
Children will learn telephone and door answering              This course teaches rescuers to effectively recognize and
techniques, internet safety, accident and fire protection      treat adult emergencies in the critical first minutes until
and first aid techniques. The class includes a variety of      emergency medical service personnel arrive. The course
teaching methods, including a video and role playing.         also provides training in First Aid and in CPR. Upon
                                                              completion you will receive certification in both First Aid and
Please bring a snack.
Location: Warren Building                                     CPR. Taught under the guidelines of the American Heart
Min: 4/Max: 12                                                Association.
1 day                                                         Location: Warren Building
S#     Day        Times          Date           Price         Min: 4/Max: 12
01     Tue        4 - 6 pm       Oct 21         $45           1 day
                                                              S#     Day        Times           Date            Price
                                                              01     Tue        6 - 9:30 pm     Oct 21          $75
Baby-sitter’s Training
431504
(Ages 11 - 15)                                                Adult/Pediatric Heartsaver
Instructor: Alice Wadley                                      CPR
The purpose of this course is to train individuals in         431502
baby-sitting responsibilities; characteristics of children;   (Ages 16 - Adult)
supervising and playing with children; basic care             Instructor: Juanita Allen




                                                                                                                               Youth Programs
such as feeding and changing; emergency response;             The Heartsaver CPR Course teaches lay rescuers how
and first aid care for injuries and sudden illnesses.          to recognize and treat life-threatening emergencies,
Participants also learn to recognize and provide              including cardiac arrest and choking or adult, child and
basic care for cardiac emergencies in children and            infant victims. Students also learn to recognize the
infants until advanced medical personnel arrive and           warning signs of heart attack and stroke in adults and
take over. Upon successful completion of this course,         breathing difficulties in children. This course is intended
studentswill receive a Baby-sitter’s Course completion        for all lay rescuers, such as employees in the workplace,
certificate, an Infant and Child CPR certifi cate valid for     day care employees, baby-sitters, firefighters, police,
one (1) year and a First Aid certifi cate valid for three      airline personnel, security guards, family members of
(3) years.                                                    patients at high risk for sudden cardiac death, other lay
Location: Warren Building
Min: 8/Max: 12                                                rescuers, and those who may save a need to respond
3 weeks                                                       to an emergency. Upon completion, participants will
S#     Day        Times          Date           Price         receive a 2 year certification in Adult & Pediatric CPR.
01     Wed        3:30 - 7:30 pm Dec 3 - 17     $140          **This CPR class will be taught with the first aid class.
                                                              Those students wishing to only become certified in
                                                              CPR will attend the first hour and a half of the class.
                                                              Location: Warren Building
                                                              Min: 4/Max: 12
                                                              1 day
                                                              S#     Day        Times           Date            Price
  Resident ONLINE Registration                                01     Tue        6 - 7:30 pm     Oct 21          $55

      September 9th at 7am

   Resident Walk-in Registration
         September 10th
      From 8:30am - 3:45 pm
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