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									City of Mill Creek
     Recreation Guide
                              Spring/Summer 2011

 Kid’s Fun Run Pg. 4

Stroller Strides Pg. 13

Co-ed Softball Pg. 13

                          Parks & Recreation
         • (425) 745–1891
                 Registration Begins Monday, March 21, 2011

                                                            Parks & Recreation Administrative Office                 Recreation Program Locations
 Table of Contents                                                    Location and Hours                             Mill Creek City Hall
 Program Locations ...............................2                   Mill Creek City Hall                           Council Chambers
 Mill Creek Neighborhood Parks ..........3                             15728 Main Street                             15728 Main Street, Mill Creek
 Community Organizations...................3
                                                                     Mill Creek, WA 98012                            Mill Creek City Hall Annex
 COMMUNITY SERVICES ..................3                        Monday - Friday         9:00 am - 5:00 pm             Large / Small Community Rooms
                                                                                                                     15720 Main Street, Suite 130, Mill Creek
 COMMUNITY EVENTS .....................4                       Phone                       (425) 745-1891
 Early Morning Walk .............................3             Fax                         (425) 745-9650            Feel Artistic Studio
                                                                                                                     16300 Mill Creek Blvd, Ste. #114, Mill Creek
 Japanese Flower Exhibition..................4          
 Children’s Concert/Event Series ..........4                                                                         Heatherwood Middle School
                                                                                                                     1419 Trillium Blvd. SE, Mill Creek
 Kid’s Fun Run ......................................4                 Holiday Office Closures
 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament ............4                 Memorial Day                    May 30, 2011             Henry M. Jackson High School
                                                            4th of July (observed)          July 4, 2011             1508 136th Street SE, Mill Creek
 PRESCHOOL PROGRAMS ................5
 Preschool Pals – Kindergarten Prep! ...5                                                                            Lively Environmental Property
                                                             Parks & Recreation Contact Information                  1918 Seattle Hill Rd., Mill Creek
 Ballet Classes ........................................5
                                                            Pam Olson          Recreation Supervisor
 Doodle Dots & Camp ...........................5                                                                     Mill Creek Elementary
                                                                                                                     3400 148th Street SE, Mill Creek
 Mini Markers Camp .............................5           Brian Davern       Recreation Assistant
 Gymnastic Classes ...............................6                              Penny Creek Elementary
                                                            Kristen Snyder     Recreation Assistant                  4117 132nd Ave SE, Everett
 Kidz Love Soccer .................................6
                                                                               The Ceramic Place
 Tiny Tiger Martial Arts.........................6
                                                                                                                     1327 112th St. SE, Ste. C, Everett
 Mini Hawk Camp.................................7                     Parks & Recreation Board
 Music for Baby & Preschool................7                                                                         Budget Blinds
                                                            The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meets
                                                            at Mill Creek City Hall, Council Chambers at             13206 Bothell–Everett Hwy., Ste. 401
 YOUTH PROGRAMS .........................7
 Tiger Kids Martial Arts .........................7         5:00 pm on the first Wednesday of each month.            Applause Studio
                                                               Gordon Keene           Board Chair                    17903 Bothell–Everett Hwy., Ste. 103, Bothell
 Happily Ever After Musical Camp .......8
                                                               Kim Cortright          Vice Chair                     Programs also take place at various Mill Creek
 Dance/Theatre Classes .........................8
                                                               Kathy Nielsen          Council Representative         Neighborhood Parks. See page 3 for park
 Play–Well Computer Camp .................8                    Bart Masterson         Council Alternate              locations.
 Babysitting Safety ................................9          Kim Cortright
 Children’s Art Classes ..........................9            Brady Austin                                          Disclaimer
 Piano Classes ........................................9       Vincent Cavaleri                                      The City of Mill Creek prohibits sex discrimination
                                                                                                                     in the operation, conduct, or administration of
 Kids & Family Yoga .............................9             Gary Harrison
                                                                                                                     community athletics programs for youth or adults.
 Sports Camps/Clinics....................10, 11                Lynn Sordel                                           Third parties who receive leases or permits from
 TEEN PROGRAMS ...........................12                   Janice Willms                                         the City of Mill Creek for a community athletics
                                                               Joyce Jun              Student Representative         program are also prohibited from discriminating on
 Youth Advisory Board 2011/2012 .....12                                                                              the basis of gender. In addition, the City of Mill
 Looking Good ...................................12         Are you a Mill Creek Resident?                           Creek does not discriminate on any other basis
 Dodgeball ...........................................12    A resident is any person who lives within the city       protected by federal or state law, including race/
                                                                                                                     color, creed (religion), national origin, disability,
 Radio Control Cars ............................12          limits of Mill Creek. This is not to be confused
                                                            with school attendance or zip code. City and             use of a guide dog or service animal by a person
 Laser Tag ............................................12                                                            with a disability, HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status,
                                                            School District boundaries are not the same. Most
 Golf Lessons .......................................12     programs/classes have different fees for residents       sexual orientation/gender identity, or honorably
 ADULT/FAMILY PROGRAMS .........12                          and non– residents. Mill Creek residents make a          discharged veteran and military status. If you have
                                                            significant contribution to the City’s financing and     questions or wish to file a complaint, or if you
 Beginning Guitar................................12                                                                  require a reasonable accommodation for a disability,
                                                            operation through city property taxes. Therefore,
 Co-ed Softball .....................................13                                                              please contact the City of Mill Creek Recreation
                                                            Mill Creek residents receive a discount off the
 Dog Obedience...................................13         regular class fee. To ensure equity, non-residents       Supervisor at (425) 921–5737.
 Adult Fitness Classes ....................13, 15           (those living outside the Mill Creek city limits) will
                                                            pay the regular program or facility fee.                 Satisfaction Guaranteed
 Design Classes ....................................14
                                                                                                                     The Mill Creek Parks and Recreation Division strives
 First Aid/CPR Classes .........................14                                                                   to provide the best recreation programs possible.
                                                            New Programs Welcome!
 Adult Art/Cooking Classes ...........14, 15                                                                         Please give us a call and let us know how we are
                                                            If you would like to see us offer a new recreation       doing! If for any reason you are dissatisfied with
 SENIOR PROGRAMS ...........................                program, class, or event that you don’t see in the       one of our programs or have a suggestion, please
 Mill Creek Seniors Club .....................15            Recreation Guide, please contact Kristen at (425)        call (425) 921–5737, and the Recreation Supervisor
 Greater Mill Creek Senior Programs .15                     921–5779. Qualified instructors are welcome to           will be happy to address your situation.
                                                            call regarding program proposals.
 Registration Info/Form .......................16

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                                                Information/Community Services

“Thank You”                                Community                             Mill Creek Little League
                                                                                                                        COMMUNITY SERVICES
Our thanks and appreciation is             organizations                         PO Box 12445
                                                                                 Mill Creek, 98082                       Mill Creek Police Department
extended to Everett School District
for their assistance and cooperation       Mill Creek Business                   (425) 338–5410                                15728 Main Street
with facilities and promotion of our       Association                                   (425) 337–1115 /
community recreation programs.             PMB 634                                                                               (425) 745–6175
                                           13300 Bothell–Everett Hwy             Mill Creek Rotary Club
The Everett School District has                                                                                                Passport Services:
                                           Mill Creek, WA 98012                  Bill McElroy
neither reviewed nor approved the
                                                   (425) 483-2169                         Passport Services: The Mill Creek
program, personnel, activities or
                                                                                      Police Department offers Passport
organizations announced in this flier.
                                           Mill Creek Town Center                                                       Services. Please call (425) 337–1115
The participants agree to protect,
                                           Business Association                  Silver Lake Soccer Club                for information regarding what to
indemnify, and hold harmless the                                                 PO Box 12543
                                                                                   bring with you. Adult renewals
district, its elected and appointed                                              Mill Creek, 98082                      may be done by mail. Forms are
officials, employees, agents, staff and    Mill Creek Community                  (425) 481–2665                         available at the police department.
volunteers, from any and all claims,       Association                            Passport service is available Tuesday
liabilities, damages, expenses, or
                                           (425) 316–3344                        Silver Lake Athletic Assn.             through Friday from 1:00 pm – 6:00
rights of action, directly or indirectly
                                                                                                 pm and Saturdays 12:00 pm – 5:00
attributed to the activities. Permission                                         15305 Broadway Ave.
                                                                                                                        pm. Holidays will be observed. No
to distribute this flier should not be     Mill Creek Lions Club                 Snohomish, 98296
                                                                                                                        appointment necessary. Walk-ins
considered a recommendation of the                                               (425) 337–9015
                                           (425) 481–0462                                                               will be accepted, as space is available.
program by the school district. This                                   
is not a school district sponsored
                                                                                 silverlakeathleticassociation             Mill Creek Public Library
                                                                                                                          15429 Bothell-Everett Hwy
online Registration                                    ThANk You FoR YouR SuPPoRT                                               (425) 337–4822
To obtain an online account, log on to                  2011 Community Event Sponsors:                                      Book donations accepted at                Gold Sponsors                     Silver Sponsors                         Library year-round.
Click “Request an Account”                 Friends of the Mill Creek Library        Copiers Etcetera, Inc.                          Book Sale
Fill in applicable fields and click               ABBA International                Just2Dads Insurance                 Friends of the Mill Creek Library
“Submit”                                         Doggy Haven Resort                    FROST Donuts                     will have their semi-annual book sale
An acknowledgement email will be               Nancy’s Noah’s Ark, Inc.         The Little Gym of Alderwood
                                                                                                                        on May 14 from 10 am to 3 pm at
sent to you within 48 hours. Once                  Mill Creek Rotary                The Goddard School
                                                                                                                        the Mill Creek Library. Generally
                                               Windermere Mill Creek             Budget Blinds in Mill Creek
you receive an email, begin registering.                                                                                hardback books will be $1 and
                                                    Central Market
                                              Sullivan Orthodontics, Inc.                                               paperback books are $.50. Media
All Online registrations are subject                                                                                    will also be available and priced
                                                  Waste Management
to a non–refundable convenience                                                                                         from $.25 to $2.00. If possible please
                                                                       Bronze Sponsors
fee, collected to offset the costs of                                                                                   bring your own book bag. Gently used
                                                Peoples Bank, The Donaldson Clinic, Jet City Pizza, Applebee’s          books can always be donated at the
providing this service. The fee is
                                                                      In-Kind Sponsors                                  library. Proceeds are used to support
added at time of registration. Any
questions, please call (425) 921–5779.            The Journey Church, Skyhawks Sports Academy, Starbucks,               library programs for children, teens
                                                      Canyon Creek Church, Mill Creek Living Magazine                   and adults.

                                                                                                                           Mill Creek Fire Station 76
                                 Mill Creek Neighborhood Parks                                                              1020 153rd Street SE,
                                    Hours: Parks are open from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm                                              Mill Creek, WA
   Cougar Park (5 acres)                                  Nickel Creek Park (19.75 acres)                                        Fire District #7
   3221 148th Street SE, Mill Creek                       1900 164th Street SE, Mill Creek                                      (425) 486–1217
   Heron Park (3.8 acres)                                 Pine Meadow Park (4.5 acres)
   2701 155th Street SE, Mill Creek                       15803 32nd Ave. SE, Mill Creek
   Highlands Park (3.5 acres)                             Silver Crest Park (.61 acres)
   16123 Highlands Blvd., Mill Creek                      13621 28th Drive SE, Mill Creek
   Hillside Park (1.2 acres)                              North Creek Trail (approx. 3 miles)
                                                                                                                        Early Morning Walking/
   14721 12th Ave. SE, Mill Creek                         Currently begins at McCollum Park (off Dumas Road) and        Running Group
   Library Park (1.2 acres)                               continues south through Mill Creek Town Center, to North      Looking to shed some unwanted
   15429 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Mill Creek                  Creek Park                                                    pounds and have more energy
   Mill Creek Sports Park (4.8 acres)                     For amenities, please visit           throughout the day? Start your day
   13903 North Creek Drive, Mill Creek                    Snohomish County Regional Parks                               out with an early morning walk/run
   • Freedom Field: Lighted Youth Baseball/ Softball      McCollum Park (approx. 78 acres)                              at Jackson High School track while
     Field, Modified Soccer Field, Concession Stand,
                                                          600 128th Street SE, Everett                                  meeting others in the community,
     Restrooms, Play Area                                                                                               Monday through Friday at 5:15 am.
                                                          Restrooms, Outdoor Pool, Picnic Tables, Playground, Grassy
   • Skate Park: Lighted & fenced 10,000 square foot                                                                    All ages are welcome. Please contact
     Skate Park.                                          Play Area
                                                                                                                        Claudia at (425) 357–0180 for more
     Skate Park is open 8:00 am to 10:00 pm when          North Creek Park (approx. 80 acres)                           details.
     skating surface is clear and dry.                    1011 183rd Street SE, Bothell
                                                          Restrooms, Walking Trails, Picnic Table

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                                                             Community Events

3-on-3 Basketball                                      Children’s Concert/Performance Series
Tournament                                             Friends of the Mill Creek Library are co-sponsoring with Mill Creek Parks & Recreation and local
                                                       sponsors to present the annual children’s entertainment at Library Park. The summer performances will
Join us for the 6th Annual Mill Creek Parks &          be a 4 week series on Wednesdays. These FREE concerts/performances feature music, fun and laughs
Recreation 3-on-3 Main Street Madness Basketball       for children of all ages. Bring a lunch, a blanket and join us for a variety of shows and entertainment.
Tournament, during the Run of the Mill Saturday,
July 9, 2011. If you are interested in playing or         Day & Time: Wednesdays, 12:00 pm until 1:00 pm
volunteering as a referee or scorekeeper, please          Location:   Library Park, 15429 Bothell-Everett Hwy., Mill Creek
contact Brian Davern (425) 921-5736 or email Prizes awarded to first     Performers Include:
place team in each division. All Early Registration    July 27       Buck & Elizabeth
participants receive a T-shirt.                        Buck & Elizabeth are ready to lasso you for a cowboy/ cowgirl costume

   Early Registration Entry Deadline:                  contest. So come ready to strut your stuff and enjoy a fun and exciting show.
   Friday, June 17, 2011                               Aug. 3             Eric Ode
   Event Registration Deadline:                        An upbeat, high participation show that includes, music, stories, skits,
   Tuesday, July 5, 2011                               poetry, props and puppets! Fun for the whole family.
   Event Date: Saturday, July 9, 2011
                                                       Aug. 10            Nancy Stewart
   Location: City Hall Annex parking lot
                                                       This entertainer is a national award-winning musician who has been writing
                 15720 Main Street, Mill Creek
                                                       and performing for young children and their families for twenty years. Featuring original and traditional
   Fee: Youth Divisions - $80 Team Entry Fee           songs, Nancy has performed in schools, homes, and libraries across the country.
           Men’s & Women’s Divisions
           $100 Team Entry Fee                         Aug. 17            Alex Zerbe
   Youth Divisions (games will be played               A high energy comedy show that incorporates a dynamic array of amazing stunts like juggling, comedy
   in the morning):                                    and audience participation. Alex is an exceptional family friendly entertainer.
           5th & 6th Grades                            Parking is available at the Library parking lot and on the north side of the street off 156th St SE, Mill
           7th & 8th Grades                            Creek. Parking is also available near Azteca Restaurant. Please use crosswalks at all times for safety.
           9th – 12th Grades
   Adult Divisions (games will be played in the                                                                Eric Ode
           Men’s Open (18 – 30 years old)
           Men’s 30 to 45 years
           Men’s 45 years and over
           Women’s Open
           Co-ed (18 years and over, at least
           one woman on court at all times)
We reserve the right to combine/ cancel divisions
with insufficient enrollment.

                                                                                                                                              Buck & Elizabeth
2k- kids’ Fun Run
Please join Run 26, the Parks & Recreation staff and                    Alex Zerbe
the Youth Advisory Board members for the 2nd                                                 Nancy Stewart
Annual Kid’s Fun Run on Saturday, August 13,
2011. Run will take place at Heatherwood Middle
School track and field; ½ mile at 10am and 2K (1.2
mile) at 10:45am. Kids ages kindergarten through
5th grade are invited to participate. Registered       Japanese Flower Arranging: Exhibition & Show
participants will receive a Fun Run T-shirt and        Please join us for the 13th Annual Exhibition of Japanese Flower Arrangements sponsored by the Mill
goodie bag.                                            Creek Ikenobo group and Mill Creek Parks & Recreation on display at City Hall Annex Building. Created
   Participants must submit registration by August     by local masters and advanced students, the show presents 30+ traditional fresh flower arrangements
5th in order to receive a t-shirt.                     that represent the Ikenobo School of Ikebana.
   All parents will be required to sign a waiver and      *Learn Japanese Flower Arranging at 2:00 p.m. in a FREE one-hour lesson demonstration. For
are encouraged to stay and cheer on the children.         additional information please contact Mary Love at (425) 337 – 4767.
Registration is $12 of which $6 is given to               Day/Date: Sunday May 1, 2011
the American Red Cross to help families in                Time:         10:00 am - 5:00 pm - Exhibition Show

Snohomish County for disaster relief.                                   2:00 pm – 3:00 pm - Lesson/Demonstration*
   Please visit for more          Fee:          FREE
information or if you would like to volunteer or          Location: City Hall Annex Building, Large Community Room
make a donation, please contact Kristen at (425)                        15720 Main Street, Mill Creek

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                                                                Preschool Programs

Pre-School Pals – kindergarten Prep!                                                                               Doodle Dots (4 Weeks)
 Sign up now, for this developmentally-appropriate preschool program! Our highly-trained staff provides            Discover the joy of creating original artwork with
hands-on activities for your child to explore math, science, art, reading and writing readiness, music,            your child! Inspiring storytelling, poetry, sing-a-
dramatic play, and large motor activities. We help them to develop social skills and to learn through play         longs, movement, or games introduce each day’s
and exploration. Our teacher-led circle time is a great place for developing language skills through song,         theme. Learn the basics: shapes, colors, patterns.
nursery rhymes, and games. The 4 & 5 year olds will meet for three hours per day, two days a week, with an         Experiment with a variety of mediums in interesting,
optional 3-hour Friday morning class. The 3 & 4 year olds will meet two days a week for two hours per day.         messy, and creative ways. The masterpiece is always
Inclement Weather Policy                                                                                           something you’ve created together! We’ll be creating
To ensure the safety of our class participants & staff, the Preschool Pals program will be closed if the           a number of spring and special holiday projects this
Everett School District closes due to inclement weather. If the school district is delayed, the 9:00 am            session! Parent participation is required.
Preschool Pals program will be canceled. Contact (425) 745–1891 for updated information. If class is               Special Instructions: $4 Supply fee payable to
canceled due to inclement weather, there will NOT be a make-up day scheduled. No refunds will be given.            instructor at first class.
Special Instructions: Child MUST be potty trained and the specified age by the start of the first                     Age: 2 Years – 4 ½ Years
class. Afternoon class bring your own lunch, T/TH morning class bring a snack with a drink, Friday                    Day: Wed
class bring your choice of a snack or lunch; everyone will eat together.                                              4125 Apr 13 – May 11 10:30 am – 11:20 am
Instructors: Monica Rucker, Wendy Frazier and Kasey Hnilo                                                                     (No Class Apr 20)
Location:      City Hall Annex Community Rooms                                                                        4126 May 18 – Jun 8 10:30 am – 11:20 am
(Enrollment will remain open until classes are full)                                                                  Non-Resident Fee: $48
3 & 4 Year Olds – Tues & Thurs                                                                                        Resident Fee:           $42
                                                                          Check-out                                   Location: Small Community Room
   4075 Apr 12 – Jun 16 9:00 am – 11:00 am
   Non-Resident Fee: $261 (approx $87/mo)                               Preschool Pals”
                                                                  If you’re looking into preschool
                                                                                                                   Doodle Dots Mini Camp                     NEW
   Resident Fee:     $227 (approx $76/mo)                                                                          Summer is the perfect time to spend the morning
                                                                 for fall, our class will be in session
4 & 5 Year Olds – Tues & Thurs                                  and you can come see what we’re all                creating art with your child! It’s the same Doodle
   4076 Apr 12 – Jun 16 11:30 am – 2:30 pm                    about. Come meet the teachers, friends               Dot format with circle time, singing, and activities
   Non-Resident Fee: $369 (approx $123/mo)                   and see the preschool pals set-up. No need            except with the luxury of time. With our theme
   Resident Fee:     $321 (approx $107/mo)                     to pre-register. Call (425) 921-5779 for            “Fun in the Sun” you’ll make fun projects and enjoy
                                                                           alternative dates.                      a snack! Parent participation is required.
4 & 5 Year Olds – Fri Class
                                                                            “Open House”                           Special Instructions: $10 Supply fee payable to
   4077 Apr 15 – Jun 10 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
                                                                   Day/Date: Thursday, Apr 28                      instructor at first class
   Non-Resident Fee: $185 (approx $62/mo)
                                                                                                                      Age: 2 Years – 4 ½ Years
   Resident Fee:     $160 (approx $53/mo)                                 1:00 pm – 1:30 pm
                                                                                                                      Day:s Mon – Thurs
                                                                                                                      4127 Jul 18 – Jul 21       10:30 am – 12:00 pm
                                                                                                                      Non-Resident Fee: $75
                                                                                                                      Resident Fee:          $65
Ballet Classes (5 Weeks)                                                                                              Location: Lively Environmental Property
ALL CLASSES:                                                                                                       Enroll older siblings- age appropriate projects will
                                                                                                                   be provided!
  Non-resident Fee: $55
  Resident Fee:       $48                                                                                          Special Instructions: $10 Supply fee payable to
                                                                                                                   instructor at first class
  Location: Large Community Room
                                                                                                                      Age: 4 ½ Years – 8 Years
Recommended dress attire: Girls- footless or stirrup tights; Boys- t-shirt, black or blue shorts, and bare feet.
                                                                                                                      4229 Jul 18 – Jul 21       Mon – Thurs
Creative Ballet                                                                                                       Time: 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Ballet gives your child good posture and graceful movement. In a structured and playful way, young                    Non-Resident Fee: $58
dancers gain control of their bodies as they create shapes and lines, and dance to rhythm and music.                  Resident Fee:          $50
  Age: 3 Years – 4 Years
  4098 Apr 9 – May 7          Sat    10:30 am – 11:10 am                                                           Mini Markers Mini Camp
  4099 Apr 9 – May 7          Sat    11:15 am – 11:55 am                                                           Join me in a “ Tropical Adventure!” We’ll
   4100    May 14 – Jun 18 Sat         10:30 am – 11:10 am (No Class May 28)                                       celebrate summer through literature, songs, and
   4101    May 14 – Jun 18 Sat         11:15 am – 11:55 am (No Class May 28)                                       Art! Experiment with drawing, painting, clay and
                                                                                                                   crafts as we explore the wonders of far away tropical
   4102    Jul 23 – Aug 20     Sat     10:30 am – 11:10 am                                                         islands! Snack provided and parent participation
   4103    Jul 23 – Aug 20     Sat     11:15 am – 11:55 am                                                         is optional.
                                                                                                                   Special Instructions: $10 Supply fee payable to
Beginning Ballet                                                                                                   instructor at first class
This introductory class gives your child good posture and graceful movement. In a structured and playful               Age: 4 ½ Years – 7 Years
way, young dancers learn basic elements of ballet. The program aims to stimulate young students with the               Days: Mon – Thurs
love of dance and help them gain control of their bodies in the creation of shape, line, jumps, and leaps.             4128 Jul 18 – Jul 21      1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
   Age: 5 Years – 7 Years                                                                                              Non-Resident Fee: $86
   4104 Apr 9 – May 7          Sat    12:00 pm – 12:45 pm                                                              Resident Fee:         $75
   4105 May 14 – Jun 11 Sat           12:00 pm – 12:45 pm (No Class May 28)                                            Location: Lively Environmental Property
   4106 Jul 23 – Aug 20 Sat           12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

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                                                           Preschool/Youth Programs

kidz Love Soccer (8 Weeks)                                                          kidz Love Soccer Summer Camp
Mill Creek Parks & Recreation is teaming up again with Kidz Love Soccer to          Spend a week enjoying the world’s most popular sport in a fun, recreational
bring you the following outdoor Soccer programs for kids ages two through           environment. Learn and practice soccer skills including: dribbling, passing,
ten. During inclement weather conditions call City Hall at (425) 745–1891           receiving and shooting. Individual skill building and team play are both included.
or KLS at 1–888–372–5803.                                                           Everyone is a winner as the week’s fun culminates in an age-appropriate
                                                                                    “World Cup” tournament.
     Non-Resident Fee: $90                                                          All campers will receive a soccer ball and a Kidz Love Soccer Jersey. Campers
                                                                                    should bring a full water bottle and a healthy snack. ALL PARTICIPANTS
     Resident Fee:     $78
                                                                                    MUST WEAR SHIN GUARDS. Soccer shoes and sunscreen are recommended.
     Location: Pine Meadow Park
     15803 32nd Avenue SE, Mill Creek                                               ALL CLASSES:
                                                                                       Days: Mon – Fri
Mommy/Daddy & Me Soccer                                                                Non-Resident Fee: $132
Introduce yourself and your toddler to one of the World’s Most Popular                 Resident Fee:      $115
Games! As you and your child participate in our fun age appropriate activities,        Location: Pine Meadow Park
your child will be developing their large motor skills and socialization skills.                   15803 32nd Avenue SE, Mill Creek
A variety of activities designed around the game of soccer will be played each         4122 4 ½ Years – 6 Years Aug 8 – Aug 12 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
week. Parent participation is required.                                                4123 7 Years – 8 Years    Aug 8 – Aug 12 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
   Age: 2 Years – 3 ½ Years                                                            4124 9 Years – 10 Years   Aug 8 – Aug 12 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
   4107 Apr 26 – Jun 14            Tues 10:20 am – 10:50 am
   4108 July 5 – Aug 23            Tues 10:20 am – 10:50 am
   4109 July 5 – Aug 23            Tues 4:00 pm – 4:30 pm                           Gymnastic Classes (5 Weeks)
                                                                                    Each five-week session will offer new, fun and exciting activities.
Tot-Soccer/ Pre-Soccer/ Soccer 1/ Soccer 2 & 3
                                                                                    Special Instructions: Participants should wear shorts with no zippers, warm-ups
Teaches the basic techniques of the game and builds self-esteem through fun
                                                                                    and t-shirts. On cold days, wearing a sweatshirt over a t-shirt is recommended.
soccer activities, while encouraging large motor skill development. Children
                                                                                    Please no gum, candy or jewelry
will learn to follow directions and enjoy running and kicking just like the pros!
                                                                                       Location: Large Community Room
Special Instructions: Shin guards are required after the first class!                                15720 Main Street, Mill Creek
Tot-Soccer                                                                          Toddle Time Gymnastics
     Age:   3 ½ Years – 4 Years
                                                                                    Walking, running, marching, swinging, and the exploration of concepts such
     4110   Apr 26 – Jun 14       Tues     11:00 am – 11:30 am                      as up, down, in, out, through, etc., are important at this very young age. This
     4111   Apr 26 – Jun 14       Tues     3:40 pm – 4:10 pm                        class is designed to promote these activities in a friendly atmosphere.
     4112   July 5 – Aug 23       Tues     11:00 am – 11:30 am                      Parent participation is required.
     4113   July 5 – Aug 23       Tues     4:40 pm – 5:10 pm                           Age: 18 Months – 2 ½ Years
Pre-Soccer                                                                             4078 Apr 15 – May 13 Fri               1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
     Age:   4 Years – 5 Years                                                          4079 May 20 – Jun 17         Fri       1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
     4114   Apr 26 – Jun 14       Tues     11:30 am – 12:05 pm                         4080 Jun 24 – Jul 22         Fri       1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
     4115   Apr 26 – Jun 14       Tues     4:10 pm – 4:45 pm                           Non-resident Fee: $64
     4116   July 5 – Aug 23       Tues     11:30 am – 12:05 pm                         Resident Fee:         $56
     4117   July 5 – Aug 23       Tues     5:10 pm – 5:45 pm                        Advanced Toddle Time
Soccer 1                                                                            This class is the second level of gymnastics and prepares your child for the
     Age:   5 Years – 6 Years                                                       preschool gymnastics class. Your child will be able to explore the first rotation
     4118   Apr 26 – Jun 14       Tues     4:45 pm – 5:30 pm                        with parent involvement.
     4119   July 5 – Aug 23       Tues     5:45 pm – 6:30 pm                           Age: 2 ½ Years – 3 ½ Years
Soccer 2 & 3                                                                           4081 Apr 15 – May 13 Fri            2:10 pm – 2:40 pm
     Age:   7 Years – 10 Years                                                         4082 May 20 – Jun 17         Fri    2:10 pm – 2:40 pm
     4120   Apr 26 – Jun 14       Tues     5:30 pm – 6:15 pm                           4083 Jun 24 – Jul 22         Fri    2:10 pm – 2:40 pm
     4121   July 5 – Aug 23       Tues     6:30 pm – 7:15 pm                           Non-resident Fee: $64
                                                                                       Resident Fee:        $56
                                                                                    Preschool Gymnastics
 Tiny Tigers Martial Arts (8 Weeks)                                                 Our specially sized gymnastics equipment, fun music, games, and more are all
 This FUN program introduces basic Martial arts skills. It focuses on Fun           used to help teach the gymnastic basics to preschoolers. Emphasis is placed
 & Fitness while developing motor skills, coordination, self-esteem, and            on having fun, learning, and following directions.
 improved listening skills.                                                            Age:    3 ½ Years – 5 Years
 Special Instructions: Wear loose fitting comfortable clothing. Parents may            4084 Apr 15 – May 13 Fri           2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
 watch the first class, however, due to limited space, will be asked to remain         4085 May 20 – Jun 17         Fri   2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
 in the lobby for the remainder of the session. An annual AAU $12.00 fee               4086 Jun 24 – Jul 22         Fri   2:50 pm – 3:30 pm
 (payable to AAU) will be due at the first class and given to the instructor.          Non-resident Fee: $68
    Age: 3 Years – 5 Years                                                             Resident Fee:        $59
    4094 Apr 15 – Jun 3 Fri               4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    4095 Jun 17 – Aug 5         Fri       4:00 pm – 4:30 pm
    Non-Resident Fee: $99
    Resident Fee:          $86
    Location: Large Community Room

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Music for Baby (5 Weeks) NEW                                                         Music for Preschool (5 Weeks)
If your baby can support their head, then you are ready for this class! Nurture      Discover new rhythms. Dance to different beats. Sing favorite songs. Recent
your baby’s cognitive, physical, and emotional development through music!            research shows that early, continuous experiences with music and movement
Stimulating activities develop more brain connections and more blood vessels         set the stage for success in language, reading and math. From jazz to classical,
to nourish the brain. Music teaches beat and timing and gross motor skills,          to reggae and rock n’ roll, Music for Preschool takes you on a playful journey
increasing the baby’s stimulation of the vestibular system to develop balance.       through a world of music. Parent must attend with child and child should
Come spend the morning singing and delighting your baby with music, touch,           be walking.
and snuggle time! Please bring blanket for baby to play on. Older siblings           ALL CLASSES:
welcome. Parent must attend with child.                                                 Age: 13 Months – 4 Years
    Age: 3 Months – 13 Months (Up to walking)                                           Non-resident Fee: $63
    4096 May 16 – Jun 20 Mon 9:30 am – 10:15 am (No Class May 30)                       Resident Fee:     $55
    4097 Jul 11 – Aug 8        Mon 9:30 am – 10:15 am                                   Location: Large Community Room
    Non-resident Fee: $58
    Resident Fee:        $50                                                         Monday Class
    Location: Large Community Room                                                      4087    Apr 11 – May 9     10:30 am – 11:15 am
                                                                                        4088    May 16 – Jun 20    10:30 am – 11:15 am      (No Class May 30)
                                                                                        4089    Jul 11 – Aug 8     10:30 am – 11:15 am
Mini-hawk Sports Camp                                                                Wednesday Class
Mini-Hawk camps allows young children to explore soccer, baseball, and                  4090    Apr 13 – May 11    10:00 am – 10:45 am
basketball in a day-program setting. There is no pressure – just lots of fun while      4091    May 18 – Jun 15    10:00 am – 10:45 am
these young athletes participate in all three sports through unique Skyhawks
games. Our Mini-Hawk coaching staff is trained to meet the specific needs of
young children and is committed to helping them start off on the right foot
as they venture into athletics.
Instructors: A qualified director with good communication skills and experience
                                                                                     Splishin’ and Splashin’ Music for
in sports management staffs each camp. All staff members are first aid certified.    Preschool
Each camper receives a T-shirt. Please bring water and two snacks.                   We’ll be splishin’ and splashin’ and doing the beach boogie as we listen to
4 and 5 Day Camps                                                                    some fun summer tunes! It’s summer vacation music time! Come and join us
   Age: 4 Years – 7 Years                                                            as we learn fun songs about bugs, sunshine, the beach, and fishies swimming
   Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm                                                          in the sea!
   Non-Resident Fee: $138 (5 day camp) or $114 (4 day camp)                             Age: 13 Months – 4 Years
   Resident Fee:       $120 (5 day camp) or $99 (4 day camp)                            Day: Wednesday
   Location: Mill Creek Elementary Field                                                4092 May 4 – Jun 1        4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
                                                                                        4093 Jun 15 – Jul 13      4:30 pm – 5:15 pm
                                                                                        Non-resident Fee: $58
   4049 Jun 27 – July 1    Mon – Fri
                                                                                        Resident Fee:        $50
   4050 July 5 – July 8    Tues – Fri (4 day camp)
                                                                                        Location: Large Community Room
   4051 Aug 1 – Aug 5      Mon – Fri

                                                                    Youth Programs
   Tiger kids Martial Arts                                                                                      Summer Martial Arts
   Learn the kicks of Tae Kwon Do. The moves of Kung-Fu, Kenpo Karate & Kobudo are used                         Camp
   to develop motor skills, coordination, build self–confidence, respect in students, and improved
                                                                                                                A fun filled week of padded sword sparring, bag
   listening skills. Stranger awareness & safety skills will be taught along with bag kicking & padded
                                                                                                                kicking and martial arts training. Campers will
   sword sparring for FUN!
                                                                                                                learn self-defense skills while improving motor
   Special Instructions: Wear loose fitting comfortable clothing. First time students will receive a            skills, coordination & respect for others while
   FREE white belt given in class. An annual AAU $12.00 fee (payable to AAU) will be due at the                 having fun. All campers will receive a Martial
   first class and given to the instructor.                                                                     Arts t-shirt. An annual AAU $12.00 fee (payable
   ALL CLASSES:                                                                                                 to AAU) will be due at the first class and given
      Age: 5 Years and Up                                                                                       to the instructor.
      Beginners = White & low yellow belt    Colored Belts = Orange & above
      Location: Large Community Room                                                                               Age: 5 Years and Up
      Non-Resident Fee: $99        Resident Fee:   $86                                                             Day: Monday – Friday
   Beginners                                         Colored Belts                                                 4147 Jul 11 – Jul 15
      Time:    4:30 pm – 5:10 pm                        Time:    5:15 pm – 6:00 pm                                 Time: 10:00 am – 11:15 am
   Session 1                                         Session 1                                                     Non-Resident Fee: $80
      4137     Apr 12 – May 31 Tues                     4141     Apr 12 – May 31 Tues                              Resident Fee:        $70
      4138     Apr 15 – Jun 3 Fri                       4142     Apr 15 – Jun 3 Fri                                Location: Large Community Room
   Session 2                                         Session 2
      4139     Jun 14 – Aug 2     Tues                  4143     Jun 14 – Aug 2      Tues
      4140     Jun 17 – Aug 5     Fri                   4144     Jun 17 – Aug 5      Fri

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Play-Well TEknologies Class                            Engineering FuNdamentals                                 happily Ever After Musical
                                                       Camp                                                     Camp
Engineering Challenge                                                                                           Two weeks of singing, dancing and performing on
                                                       Students take on real-life engineering challenges that
 NEW                                                   explore concepts in physics, architecture, mechanical    stage! Kids learn to feel more comfortable working
You will work cooperatively with your teammates        and structural engineering with over 100,000 pieces      and performing with others... a great beginning
to complete the mission. Achieving mission goals       of LEGO® material. From racecars to Battle tracks,       to summer!
will necessitate construction of trucks, bridges,      this is a hands-on and minds-on camp suitable            “TURN THE LIGHTS ON!” This class will put on
elevators, cranes, bulldozers, conveyor belts,         for LEGO® novices to “maniacs.” Designed by              a musical review of songs from MOVIES, DISNEY
and other motorized and alternatively powered          engineers, the curriculum challenges both new            and BROADWAY!
contraptions. Instruction will be provided by staff.   and returning students to reach the next level of        Special Instructions: For daily rehearsals, students
Familiarity with the LEGO® technique building          engineering comprehension, all while having fun.         need to dress comfortably for moving and dancing.
system is desirable and can be obtained by attending      Age: 7 Years – 11 Years                               Students need to bring a snack and water each day.
Engineering FUNdamentals camp.                            Days: Mon – Fri                                       For the performance, girls will need black leotards
   Age: 7 Years – 11 Years                                4160 Jul 25 – Jul 29         1:00 pm – 4:00 pm        and tights; boys will need black pants and white
   Day: Thurs                                             4161 Aug 8 – Aug 12 9:00 am – 12:00 pm                undershirts. Other costumes will be provided. No
   4158 Apr 14 – Jun 2         4:15 pm – 5:45 pm                                                                experience necessary.
   Non-Resident Fee: $173                                                                                          Ages: Entering 3rd Grade and Up
   Resident Fee:          $150                         Engineering Challenge Summer                                Days: Mon – Fri
   Location: Penny Creek Elem. Library,                Camp NEW                                                    4129 Jun 27 – Jul 8         9:00 am – 12:00 pm
                 4117 132nd St. SE, Everett            You will work cooperatively with your teammates                     (No class Jul 4)
                                                       to complete the mission. Achieving mission goals            Non-Resident Fee: $173
                                                       will necessitate construction of trucks, bridges,           Resident Fee:          $150
Play-Well Summer Camps                                 elevators, cranes, bulldozers, conveyor belts,              Location: Mill Creek Elem. Cafeteria,
ALL CAMPS:                                             and other motorized and alternatively powered                             3400 148th St S.E. Mill Creek
     Non-Resident Fee: $184                            contraptions. Instruction will be provided by staff.        Performance: Friday, July 8th at 12:00 pm
     Resident Fee:      $160                           Familiarity with the LEGO® Technique building            Please invite family and friends on the last day of
     Location: Lively Environmental Center             system is desirable and can be obtained by attending     the program!
                 1918 Seattle Hill Road,               Engineering FUNdamentals camp.
                 Mill Creek                               Age: 7 Years – 11 Years                               Group Voice Class (6 Weeks)
                                                          Days: Mon – Fri                                       Vocal training will help to prepare kids for solo vocal
                                                          4162 Aug 8 – Aug 12 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Pre-Engineering Camp                                                                                            performances. Each student will gain confidence
                                                                                                                as they perfect their own solo in this group setting.
Students will build cities, bridges, and motorized
                                                                                                                   Age: 4th Grade and Up
cars/planes and explore the many creative
possibilities of engineering with the LEGO® system.                                                                Day: Sat
With access to over 100,000 pieces of LEGO®,                                                                       4133 Apr 16 – May 21 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
your child will have the opportunity to build what                                                                 Non-Resident Fee: $71
they have only dreamed of with the support of an
                                                       Beginning hip hop (6 Weeks)                                 Resident Fee:          $62
experienced Play-Well Engineering instructor to        Hip Hop is a fun high energy style of dance your            Location: Applause Studio
guide them.                                            kids will love. The instructor has trained with the         17903 Bothell Everett Hwy, Ste 103, Bothell
   Age: 5 Years – 6 Years                              “So You Think You Can Dance” choreographers
   Days: Mon – Fri                                     and has brought back new moves for you to learn          Circus Time (4 Days) NEW
   4159 Jul 25 – Jul 29         9:00 am – 12:00 pm     a funky routine to a popular song.                       Come learn circus tricks, juggling, ballooning, jump
                                                       ALL CLASSES:                                             roping, magic and more.
                                                          Non-Resident Fee: $74                                    Age: 8 Years and Up
                                                          Resident Fee:      $64                                   Days: Tues – Fri
Sword Play for Fun & Fitness                              Location: Applause Studio                                4134 Jul 5 – Jul 8         10:00 am – 12:00 pm
What boy or girl doesn’t want to sword spar like          17903 Bothell Everett Hwy, Ste 103, Bothell              Non-Resident Fee: $86
a Jedi Knight? Here is their chance to get some        Hip Hop I                                                   Resident Fee:         $75
exercise, increase focus, and learn respect for           Age:    1st Grade – 3rd Grade                            Location: Applause Studio
others. Students will learn sword moves and forms         Day:    Sat                                              17903 Bothell Everett Hwy ,Ste 103, Bothell
then apply them in a safe, fun way using safety
helmets and padded swords. All safety equipment
                                                          4130    Apr 16 – May 21 10:00 am – 11:00 am
                                                                                                                Dance Sampler Camp (4 Days)
is provided. An annual AAU $12.00 fee (payable         Hip Hop II                                               This is a great chance to learn from many of our
to AAU) will be due at the first class and given to       Age:    4th Grade and Up                              talented instructors. In this camp you will sample
the instructor.                                           Day:    Sat                                           ballet, jazz, contemporary, lyrical, and hip hop.
   Age: 8 Years and Up                                    4131    Apr 16 – May 21 11:00 am – 12:00 pm              Age: 8 Years and Up
   Day: Fri                                            Hip Hop Camp                                                Days: Mon – Thurs
   4145 Apr 15 – Jun 3 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm                  Age: 8 Years and Up                                      4135 Jul 18 – Jul 21        12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
   4146 Jun 17 – Aug 5        6:15 pm – 7:00 pm           Day: Mon – Thurs                                         Non-Resident Fee: $86
   Non-Resident Fee: $99                                  4132 Aug 8 – Aug 11 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm                   Resident Fee:         $75
   Resident Fee:          $86                             Non-Resident Fee: $86                                    Location: Applause Studio
   Location: Large Community Room                         Resident Fee:     $75                                    17903 Bothell Everett Hwy, Ste 103, Bothell

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Princess Camp (4 Days) NEW                                Ceramic kids Workshops                                   open Sketch NEW
A fun week of dress-up, crafts, dancing and stories,      (2 Day Class)                                            Get ready and come learn to truly “see” objects
camp ends with a tea party for you and your parent                                                                 in an artistic way. In this class students will learn
                                                          Please join the Ceramic Place for a FANTASTIC
or adult friend. Many of your favorite Disney                                                                      the basic fundamentals of still life sketching using
                                                          Kids Workshop! These classes will offer different
princesses will be visiting throughout the day.                                                                    different shades of graphite and charcoal. They will
                                                          techniques and ceramic pieces. The techniques
   Age: 4 Years – 6 Years                                                                                          also learn blending and line variation technique.
                                                          may include sponge painting, toothbrush painting,
   Days: Mon – Thurs                                      chalkboard paint, crystallite paint, splatter paint,     Special Instructions: $10 supply fee payable to
   4136 Jul 25 – Jul 28        12:30 pm – 2:00 pm         elements paint, etc. The classes will be 2 hours         instructor at first class
   Non-Resident Fee: $86                                  long and will include teaching and assisting each           Age: 8 Years – 16 Years
   Resident Fee:          $75                             person with that day’s project. Participants will           Day: Mon
   Location: Applause Studio                              create incredible treasures with ceramics and a             4154 Apr 11 – May 9 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
                 17903 Bothell Everett Hwy                glass fusion piece.                                         4155 May 16 – Jun 20 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
                 Ste 103, Bothell                            Age: Grades K – 5th                                              (No Class May 30)
                                                             Days: Tues & Thurs                                       Non-Resident Fee: $71
Piano keyboarding for                                        4149 Jul 19 & 21           1:00 pm – 3:00 pm             Resident Fee:          $62
Beginners (8 Weeks)                                          4150 Aug 9 & 11            1:00 pm – 3:00 pm             Location: Feel Artistic Studio
                                                                                                                                     16300 Mill Creek Blvd, Ste #114,
Students will have fun learning the basics of playing        Non-Resident Fee: $39
                                                             Resident Fee:         $34                                               Mill Creek
piano in a group setting. Keyboards will be provided
during instruction time; however, students must              Location: The Ceramic Place
have a piano or keyboard to practice on at home.                           1327 112th St SE, Ste C,
                                                                                                                   Painting on Canvas 101
Class is open to beginners. For more information,                                                                  Painting on canvas is always challenging, but in this
please call Anna at: (425) 485–8381.                                                                               class it will become a fun activity. You will learn
Special Instructions: $10 supply fee to payable to
instructor for music book                                 Adventures in Art (5 Weeks)                              simple techniques of sketching and painting directly
                                                                                                                   on canvas using vibrant acrylic colors.
   Age: 3rd Grade – 5th Grade                             Landscapes, animals, people… This drawing-based
                                                          art education program uses a simple drawing method       Special Instructions: $10 supply fee payable to
   4164 Apr 19 – Jun 7         5:15 pm – 6:10 pm                                                                   instructor at first class
   Age: 1st Grade – 2nd Grade                             and weekly format where students will produce
                                                          original works of art with high quality art materials       Age: 8 Years – 16 Years
   4163 Apr 19 – Jun 7         6:20 pm – 7:15 pm                                                                      Day: Tues
   Day: Tuesday                                           and supplies. Students will learn to think creatively,
                                                          expand their drawing skills, and become more                4156 Apr 12 – May 10 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
   Non-Resident Fee: $117                                                                                             4157 May 17 – Jun 14 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
                                                          confident in self expression all while having fun
   Resident Fee:          $102                                                                                        Non-Resident Fee: $71
                                                          in a non-competitive environment. New projects
   Location: Penny Creek Elem. Band                       taught each session.                                        Resident Fee:          $62
                 Room, 4117 132nd St. SE,                                                                             Location: Feel Artistic Studio
                                                          Special Instructions: $5 supply fee payable to
                 Everett                                                                                                             16300 Mill Creek Blvd, Ste #114,
                                                          instructor at first class
                                                             Age: 6 Years – 11 Years                                                 Mill Creek
kid Yoga (5 Weeks) NEW                                       Day: Fri
In addition to stretching and strengthening exercises,       4151 Apr 15 – May 13 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
this class is full of fun and creativity. Yoga postures      4152 May 20 – Jun 17 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm                Babysitting Safety Class
promote full body-mind coordination, flexibility,            Non-Resident Fee: $67
focus, balance, positive emotional growth, and
                                                                                                                   (2 Day Class)
                                                             Resident Fee:          $58
imaginative thinking. Through guided activities                                                                    This six-hour course covers all aspects of babysitting
                                                             Location: Small Community Room                        safety, and is also appropriate for children who stay
and cooperative games in which everyone wins,
your child will become more physically fit, expand                                                                 home alone. Topics covered: how to get babysitting
their sense of self-awareness, and develop their          Summer Fun Art Camp                                      jobs safely, writing a babysitting resume, what
                                                                                                                   parents look for in a good sitter, positive discipline,
self-confidence. (Yoga mats provided)
   Age: 7 Years – 11 Years                                NEW                                                      activities for children, first aid and fire safety,
   Day: Mon                                               Every day will be an adventure as we explore beaches,    handling household emergencies and personal
   4166 Apr 11 – May 9 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm                  the ocean, vacations and much more through               safety. Instructor, Trudy Dana, is the author of
   4167 May 16 – Jun 20 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm                 drawing and craft projects. Students will expand their   two books on child safety and is working on her
                                                          drawing skills, develop confidence in self-expression,   third. She has recently retired from the Lynnwood
             (No class May 30)
                                                          and have fun! Artist quality mediums used.               Police Department Crime Prevention. A certificate
   Non-Resident Fee: $59
                                                          Special Instructions: $10 Supply fee payable to          is awarded upon completion of the class. Hurry
   Resident Fee:            $50                                                                                    and register, this class fills quickly! Please bring
   Location: Large Community Room                         instructor at first class.
                                                             Age: 7 Years – 11 Years                               a beverage.
                                                             Days: Mon – Thurs                                        Age: 4th grade and Up
Family Yoga Workshop NEW                                     4153 Aug 15 – Aug 18 10:30 am – 12:30 pm                 Days: Mon & Tues
                                                             Non-Resident Fee: $94                                    4148 May 9 & 10              6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
   Age: 7 Years and Up
                                                             Resident Fee:           $82                              Non-Resident Fee: $71
   4168 Aug 1     Mon 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
                                                             Location: Lively Environmental Property                  Resident Fee:          $62
   Non-Resident Fee: $7
                                                                                                                      Location: Mill Creek Elementary Library
   Resident Fee:     $6
                                                                                                                                     3400 148th St SE, Mill Creek
   Location: Pine Meadow Park

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Pro Baseball Camp                                         uk Soccer Camps                                         Challenger British Soccer
NEW                                                       HOST FAMILIES NEEDED: If you would                      Camps
                                                          like the opportunity to host a UK Soccer coach
This youth baseball camp is well suited for all                                                                   Challenger’s British Soccer camp programs provide
                                                          during a week long camp, please indicate at time
players, from the aspiring to the elite athlete. Former                                                           players with a rare opportunity to receive high level
                                                          of registration-for a FREE week of camp! This is a
professional baseball and Atlanta Braves scout Steve                                                              coaching from a team of international experts, right
                                                          great and rewarding experience for the entire family.
Groucher will provide players will practice hitting,                                                              in the heart of your own community. Coaches are
throwing, fielding, games and play scrimmages.            ALL CLASSES:                                            from Great Britain and are licensed experts with
Special Instructions: Bring glove, snack, drink,            Days: Monday – Friday                                 broad soccer experience and a genuine interest in
and field turf shoes.                                       Location: Penny Creek Elem. School Field              children. Each camper will receive a ball, t-shirt and
   Age: 8 Years – 13 Years                                Half Day Fees:                                          an individual player profile.
   4165 Aug 22 – Aug 25 Mon – Thurs                         Non-Resident Fee: $147                                ALL Camps:
   Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm                                 Resident Fee:     $128                                   Age: 7 Years – 16 Years
   Non-Resident Fee: $148                                 Full Day Fees:                                             Days: Mon – Fri
   Resident Fee:          $129                               Non-Resident Fee: $198                                  Location: Mill Creek Sports Park
   Location: Mill Creek Sports Park                          Resident Fee:     $172                                            Freedom Field

Summer Basketball Camp                                    Fun in the Sun
                                                                                                                  Half Day- Skill Development Camp
                                                          Fun, exciting games to build confidence and teach
This is an excellent opportunity to learn and hone                                                                Note: Please bring plenty of water and snacks.
                                                          the fundamentals.
new skills, improve your abilities, and have FUN                                                                    4176 Aug 1 – Aug 5         9:00 am – 12:00 pm
with players of similar talents. Camp activities             Age: 4 Years – 6 Years
                                                                                                                    4177 Aug 1 – Aug 5         1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
include individual drills, competitions and contests.     Half Day Camp                                             Non-Resident Fee: $152
All participants will receive a t-shirt.                  Note: Please bring plenty of water and snacks.            Resident Fee:         $132
   Age: Entering 4th Grade – 8th Grade                      4171 Aug 22 – Aug 26 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
   4169 Jul 19 – Jul 22         Tues – Fri                Full-Day Camp                                           Full-Day- Advanced Development
   Time: 9:00 am – 11:30 am                               Note: Campers should bring a lunch & plenty
   Non-Resident Fee: $120
                                                          of water.                                               Note: Campers should bring a lunch & plenty
   Resident Fee:           $105                              4172 Aug 22 – Aug 26 9:00 am – 3:00 pm               of water.
   Location: Jackson High School Gym
                                                          Skills n Thrills                                           4178 Aug 1 – Aug 5     9:00 am – 4:00 pm
                                                                                                                     Non-Resident Fee: $204
Introductory Wrestling                                    Technical development and skill building in a
                                                                                                                     Resident Fee:     $177
                                                          stimulating environment.
Camp NEW                                                     Age: 7 Years – 12 Years
Let’s Grapple! This camp is an introduction to            Half Day Camp                                           HOST FAMILIES NEEDED: If you would like
wrestling on your feet, top and bottom. Camp              Note: Please bring plenty of water and snacks.          the opportunity to host a Challenger British Soccer
provides you with an introduction to the sport                                                                    coach during a week long camp, please indicate
                                                            4173 Aug 22 – Aug 26 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
of wrestling if you are a beginner or the tools to                                                                at time of registration-for a FREE week of camp!
reach your goals and develop an advantage for             Full-Day Camp                                           This is a great and rewarding experience for the
the upcoming season if you are a more advanced            Note: Campers should bring a lunch & plenty             entire family.
wrestler. Daily program include instruction and           of water.
live wrestling.                                              4174 Aug 22 – Aug 26 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Special Instructions: Please bring water bottle and       Compete with your Feet
wrestling shoes recommended, but not required.
   Age: Current 1st Grade – 8th Grade                     This camp will place your child in challenging game     Volleyball (5 Weeks) NEW
                                                          related situations to enhance technical and tactical    Learn the fundamentals of volleyball while having
   Days: Mon – Wed
                                                          knowledge.                                              some fun with others! Passing, serving, setting, and
   4170 Jun 27 – Jun 29 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
                                                             Age: 12 Years – 18 Years                             floor play with lead up games for all levels of play.
   Non-Resident Fee: $94
                                                             4175 Aug 22 – Aug 26 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
   Resident Fee:         $82
                                                             Non-Resident Fee: $147                               ALL CLASSES:
   Location: Jackson High School                                                                                     Day: Tues
                                                             Resident Fee:         $128
                 Auxiliary Gym                                                                                       Non-Resident Fee: $69
                                                             Location: Mill Creek Sports Park
                                                                           Freedom Field                             Resident Fee:     $60
                                                                                                                     Location: Heatherwood Middle School
  Seattle Sounders Youth Soccer Camp                                                                                 Age:    3rd Grade – 5th Grade
  Sounders camps are fun, but very SOCCER – focused. The professional level coaching staff                           4227    Apr 19 – May 17 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  provides your child with the best coaching available. Through encouragement, motivation, and in
  a positive fun environment, your child will receive a valuable camp experience. Camp fee includes                  Age:    6th Grade – 8th Grade
  t-shirt, soccer ball and more to be announced.                                                                     4228    Apr 19 – May 17 5:15 pm – 6:15 pm
  TO REGISTER visit or call Seattle Sounders at: (425) 203–8312.
  Registrations will not be accepted by Mill Creek Parks & Recreation.
      Days: Monday – Friday
      Jul 25 – Jul 29 Heatherwood Middle School, Softball Field
      Aug 8– Aug 12 Mill Creek Sports Park, Freedom Field

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                                               Is proud to present Skyhawks...

                                             Skyhawks Summer Sports Camps
           Activity           Code #          Dates              Location           Resident Rate      Rate        Ages
                                              Half Day Camp 9:00am - 12:00pm
Baseball                      4065     7/25 - 7/29      Mill Creek Sports Park          $120           $138        5-7
                                                        Penny Creek Elementary
*Basketball                   4057     7/11 - 7/15      School - Gym                    $120           $138        5-7
                                                        Gateway Middle School -
*Basketball                   4069     8/8 - 8/12       Main Gym                        $120           $138        5 - 12
                                                        Mill Creek Elementary
Beginning Golf                4052     6/27 - 7/1       School - Field                  $120           $138        5-8
Beginning Golf                4061     7/18 - 7/22        Highlands Park                $120           $138        5-8
                                                          Gateway Middle School -
Cheerleading                  4071     8/8 - 8/12         Auxiliary Gym                 $120           $138        5-9
                                                          Heatherwood Middle
*Flag Football                4054     7/5 - 7/8 (4 Days) School - Field                $99            $114        5-7
Lacrosse                      4062     7/18 - 7/22        Mill Creek Sports Park        $120           $138        7 - 14
Mini-Hawk (Soccer,                                        Mill Creek Elementary
Baseball & Basketball)        4049     6/27 - 7/1         School - Field                $120           $138        4-7
Mini-Hawk (Soccer,                                        Mill Creek Elementary
Baseball & Basketball)        4050     7/5 - 7/8 (4 Days) School - Field                $99            $114        4-7
Mini-Hawk (Soccer,                                        Mill Creek Elementary
Baseball & Basketball)        4051     8/1 - 8/5          School - Field                $120           $138        4-7
*Soccer                       4059     7/11 - 7/15       Mill Creek Sports Park         $120           $138        5-7
*Soccer                       4073     8/15 - 8/19        Mill Creek Sports Park        $120           $138        5-7
                                                          Jackson High School -
Tennis                        4053     6/27 - 7/1         Tennis Courts                 $120           $138        7 - 14
                                                          Jackson High School -
Tennis                        4056     7/5 - 7/8 (4 Days) Tennis Courts                 $99            $114        7 - 14
                                                          Jackson High School -
Tennis                        4064     7/18 - 7/22        Tennis Courts                 $120           $138        7 - 14
                                                          Jackson High School -
Tennis                        4068     8/1 - 8/5          Tennis Courts                 $120           $138        7 - 14
                                                          Jackson High School -
Track and Field               4067     7/25 - 7/29        Track                         $120           $138        7 - 14
                                               Full Day Camp 9:00am - 3:00pm
Baseball                      4066     7/25 - 7/29        Mill Creek Sports Park        $140           $161        7 - 12
                                                          Penny Creek Elementary
*Basketball                   4058     7/11 - 7/15        School - Gym                  $140           $161        7 - 12
                                                          Gateway Middle School -
*Basketball                   4070     8/8 - 8/12         Main Gym                      $140           $161        7 - 12
                                                          Heatherwood Middle
*Flag Football                4055     7/5 - 7/8 (4 Days) School - Field                $109           $125        7 - 12
Multi-Sport (Soccer,                                      Mill Creek Elementary
Basketball & Flag Football)   4063     7/18 - 7/22        School - Field                $140           $161        7 - 12
Multi-Sport (Soccer,                                      Mill Creek Elementary
Basketball & Flag Football)   4072     8/8 - 8/12         School - Field                $140           $161        7 - 12
*Soccer                       4060     7/11 - 7/15        Mill Creek Sports Park        $140           $161        7 - 12
*Soccer                       4074     8/15 - 8/19       Mill Creek Sports Park         $140           $161        7 - 12

*Participants need to bring their own ball to Soccer, Basketball, and Flag Football camps. If you don’t have a ball,
Skyhawks staff will be able to provide one for use during the week. Skyhawks balls can be purchased at
Half-day Camp - bring snack & water bottle
All-day Camp - bring lunch, snack & water bottle
For more information for what to bring to camp, please visit
Instructors: A qualified director with communication skills and experience in sports
management staffs each Skyhawks camp. All staff members are first aid certified.
For scholarship information & registering using a certificate please contact Skyhawks at 1(800) 804 3509

Youth Advisory Board                                   Beginning Guitar II (8 Weeks)
2011 – 2012                                            NEW
The Mill Creek Youth Advisory Board meets the first    Expand your guitar studies with the follow up to
and third Wednesday from 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm each        beginning guitar! Alternate picking and more scales
month at Mill Creek City Hall. The members work        for solos are introduced; learn more rock songs as
on various projects & events throughout the year       you continue reading music. Prerequisite: Must
including Recreation Events, Community Service         have taken Beginning Guitar I or call instructor
Projects, and Teen Programs such as Board Bash,        for approval; Conlin at (206) 795-7608
Trunk or Treat, Tree Lighting, and Earth Day. The      Special Instructions: Bring Hal Leonard’s Guitar
Youth Advisory Board will hold several fundraisers     Method Book 1 (available at Mills Music)
throughout the year, including Parents Night Out          Day: Thurs
and Car Washes starting in March 2011.                    Age: 10 Years – 16 Years
   We are currently seeking new members for               4190 Apr 14 – Jun 2        6:30 pm – 7:20 pm
the 2011 – 12 school year. Youth Advisory                 Age: 16 Years and Up                                  Radio Control Cars NEW
Board Member applications are available www.              4191 Apr 14 – Jun 2        7:30 pm – 8:20 pm          Learn the ins-and-outs of racing 1/36th and 1/24th                                      Non-Resident Fee: $94                                 scale electric radio control cars. Drivers race on a
For more information, please call Kristen Snyder          Resident Fee:        $82                              flexible track surface with dips, bumps, and banked
(425) 921 – 5779 or email kristens@cityofmillcreek.       Location: Penny Creek Elem. Band Room                 turns plus lots of drifting through corners.
com.                                                                    4117 132nd St. SE, Everett                 Age: 3rd Grade and Up
                                                                                                                   Day: Sat
Looking Good                                                                                                       4184 Apr 30 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Discover the secrets of having a great complexion      Laser Tag                                                   4185 Jun 4          10:00 am – 11:30 am
and the role proper nutrition plays, while pampering   This interactive game uses team-based objectives,           Non-Resident Fee: $18
yourself with a full facial and manicure. Learn how    such as holding a fort in King of the Hill or               Resident Fee:          $15
to apply minimal makeup to look your best, how to      escorting a player in VIP, to encourage players to          Location: Pine Meadow Park
identify your clothing personality and body type to    work together and win as a team. Using the best          Cars provided or bring your own 1/24th or 1/36th
avoid shopping mistakes, and how to use posture to     laser tag gear available, classes are tailored to each   scale car.
make a great first impression. Please bring a sack     group’s abilities allowing younger groups to focus
lunch, clear nail polish and mascara.                  on simple game objectives while older groups can
   Age: 11 Years – 17 Years                            introduce advanced game objectives and features          kung-Fu/Eskrima for Self-
   Day: Tues
   4179 Aug 9           9:00 am – 3:30 pm
                                                       found in video games.                                    Defense (8 Weeks)
                                                       ALL Classes:                                             Learn Bruce Lee’s original self-defense system &
   Non-Resident Fee: $48
                                                          Time: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm                               more. This class will teach life saving skills for all
   Resident Fee:            $42
                                                          Non-Resident Fee: $17                                 ages, abilities & fitness levels. Learn the simplest,
   Location: Small Community Room
                                                          Resident Fee:      $15                                efficient & effective Martial Art in the world. You
Dodgeball (3 Weeks) NEW                                Ages: 6th Grade – 10th Grade                             will be taught in a fun safe environment, step by step
                                                                                                                how to use your body & mind for self defense &
Play the classic game of dodgeball with various           Code/Date/Location:
                                                          4186 May 13          Fri                              health. Loose fitting clothing, inside tennis shoes
game objectives including standard elimination,
                                                          Gateway Middle School Gym                             and a water bottle recommended.
medic, poison ball, infection, bowling pins, and
                                                          4187 Jun 10          Fri                                 Age: 13 Years and Up
hoops. Players use non-sting foam dodgeballs only.
                                                          Gateway Middle School Gym                                Day: Fri
   Age: 6th Grade – 8th Grade
                                                          4188 Aug 18          Thurs                               4192 Apr 15 – Jun 3 7:00 pm – 7:50 pm
   Day: Wed
                                                          Mill Creek Sports Park                                   4193 Jun 17 – Aug 5          7:00 pm – 7:50 pm
   4180 Apr 20 – May 4 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
                                                                                                                   Non-Resident Fee: $99
   4181 May 18 – Jun 1 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
                                                                                                                   Resident Fee:           $86
   Non-Resident Fee: $35
   Resident Fee:        $30
                                                       Mill Creek Country Club’s                                   Location: Large Community Room
   Location: Heatherwood Middle School Gym             Swing into Golf (4 Weeks)
                                                       This class is designed for teens who have played
Dodgeball Tournament                                   golf in the past, or who are interested in learning
                                                       how to play. We will cover all aspects of the game
NEW                                                    from putting, short game, full swing, to Rules and         WEST Coast Aquatics
This is a six on six, double-elimination tournament.   Etiquette. Participants will need to adhere to the         WEST Coast Aquatics is an all-inclusive
Each round is the best two out of three games.         Country Club’s dress code: No denim, must wear             swimming community that fosters and teaches
Teams may have up to ten players. Prizes will be       collared (polo) shirts. We would like participants         swimming of all ages and levels from the most
given for best “Dodgeball” costume and first place     to provide their own equipment. If you would like          beginner lessons to the nationally competitive
team. (Costumes are optional.)                         to participate and do not have golf clubs, please          USA Swimming club team. Our team run
   Day: Wed                                            contact the Pro Shop at (425) 743 - 5664 and we            facility features a number of yoga, aerobics
   4182 May 11 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm                       will make arrangements.                                    and lifeguard training classes as well as lap
   4183 Jun 8           6:00 pm – 7:00 pm                 Age: 13 Years – 18 Years                                and open swim at extremely affordable rates.
   Non-Resident Fee: $12/per person                       Day: Thurs                                              Please visit us at for
   Resident Fee:           $10/per person                 4189 Jul 7 – Jul 28        9:00 am – 11:00 am           more information, call (425) 379-8806, or
   Location: Heatherwood Middle School Gym                Non-Resident Fee: $175                                  email at
                                                          Resident Fee:         $150

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                                                                   Adult Programs

Dog obedience Classes                                    Stroller Strides                                        Swing Dance NEW
(6 Weeks)                                                Stroller Strides is a 60 minute, total body fitness     Come learn the west coast, east coast and all the area
                                                         program for moms that you can do with your baby.        in between swing. There is no limit to what you can
All classes are 7 total hours of training. Our motto
                                                         It includes power walking and intervals of body         do with this exciting style of dance. Whether you
is: We teach the human end of the leash at least as
                                                         toning using exercise tubing, the environment, and      come as a couple or a single everyone will have a great
much as the dog end!
                                                         the stroller. Taught by specially trained instructors   time. This is your chance to become comfortable
Special Instructions: All dogs need to be following      who are also moms, Stroller Strides is designed to      on any dance floor.
their veterinarian’s immunization recommendation         be a great workout for ANY level of exerciser.             Age: 18 Years and Up
for his/her age.                                             Ongoing Classes Beginning Apr 4 – Oct 28               Day: Wed
PLEASE NOTE: AT LEAST ONE HANDLER                            Days/Times: Mon – Fri, 9:30 am – 10:30 am
MUST ATTEND THE FIRST CLASS UNLESS                                                                                  Location: Applause Studio
                                                             Location: North Creek Trail                            17903 Bothell Everett Hwy Ste 103, Bothell
                                                                           (behind City Hall)                    Individual:
CLASSES MEET FROM 6:00 PM TO 8:00 PM                         See website at for fees        4203 Apr 27 – Jun 1   8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
WITHOUT DOGS!                                                and parking information.                               Non-Resident Fee: $71
    Age: Handlers must be at least 14 years old or       TO REGISTER, please contact Amber Pacquer at               Resident Fee:     $62
    have permission from the instructor prior to         (425) 785-5408 or email
                                                         (Registrations will not be taken through Mill Creek     Couple:
    the first night of class.                                                                                       4204 Apr 27 – Jun 1    8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
                                                         Parks & Recreation).
    Instructors: Joyce’s Dog Obedience Services                                                                     Non-Resident Fee: $117
    Inc. and staff                                                                                                  Resident Fee:     $102
ALL CLASSES:                                             Adult Recreational Co-ed
   Day: Monday                                           Softball League                                         Digital Basic Photography
   Non-Resident Fee: $112                                Summer Recreational Co-Ed Softball for adults
   Resident Fee:     $98                                 18 yrs and over. Games are played at Mill Creek         (8 Weeks) NEW
   Location: Large Community Room                        Sports Park (Freedom Field, artificial turf) and        Do you have a Digital SLR camera that you’ve never
                                                         are scheduled for Sundays between 9:00 am -7:30         taken out of auto mode? Do you love photography
                                                         pm. All games are ASA umpired. 8-game schedule          but can’t quite make what you see with your eyes
                                                         (occasional double headers). Game balls will be         transfer to your camera; then this course is for
                                                         supplied. Games begin Sunday, July 17, 2011. Top 4      you! Learn both the technical and creative sides
                                                         teams will play in a season ending tournament. For      of this modern art form. Hands on instruction
                                                         more information contact Brian at (425) 921-5736        and mentoring from a professional photographer.
                                                         or email Registration       Special Instructions: Must bring your own DSLR
                                                         form will be available on the City’s website at www.    camera
                                                Team Registration form                Age: 13 years and Up
                                                         and payment must be submitted to the Parks &               Day: Thurs
                                                         Recreation office by Friday, July 1, 2011 at 5:00          4205 Apr 14 – Jun 2      6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
                                                         p.m. Team Manager Meeting on Thursday, July 14,            Non-Resident Fee: $71
                                                         2011 at 6:00pm in City Hall Council Chambers.              Resident Fee:        $62
Puppy Manners Foundation                                    Limit 10 teams. Fee: $600 per team                      Location: Small Community Room
This class is for pups from 10 weeks through 5
months of age at start of class. Topics include the
importance of the right kind of socialization, crate       Jazzercise
and potty training, body handling for grooming,            Each 60 minute class offers a blend of jazz dance & exercise science choreographed to today’s hottest
as well as dealing with mouthing, biting, jumping,         music, including Top 40’s, jazz, funk, country & classics. Classes include a warm-up, 30 minutes
barking, and much more.                                    of aerobic workout, muscle toning & strengthening segments with weight and a stretch finale. Each
   4194 Apr 25 – Jun 6 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm                   class is taught in a “follow the leader” technique enabling you to begin class anytime. Students leave
            (No Class May 30)                              feeling relaxed, refreshed and revitalized! Student and family discounts available.
   4195 Jun 20 – Aug 1 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm                   TO REGISTER, or if you have questions, please call Paula at (360) 668–1566 or (425) 422–3455
            (No Class Jul 4)                               (cell) or No registrations will be accepted at City Hall.
                                                              Age: 15 years and Up
                                                              Date: Ongoing Classes
Beginning Foundation obedience                                Days/Time:
Class is for dogs over 6 months or who have attended          Mon - Fri                9:15 am to 10:15 am (daycare available)
Puppy Manners. You will learn the importance of               Mon, Wed, Thurs 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
praise, reinforcement, and consistency. You’ll learn          Tue                      5:40 pm to 6:10 & 6:45 pm to 7:45 pm
to teach your dog to pay attention to you, as well as         Thurs                    6:15 pm to 6:45 pm
skills such as leash walking, sit, down, acceptance of        Sat                      9:00 am to 10:00 am
body handling, wait at doors, and come when called.           Fee:                     $40/month EFT (electronic funds transfer each month) or
   4196 Apr 25 – Jun 6 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm                                               $95 prepaid for 8 weeks
             (No Class May 30)                                                         $10.00 Drop-in (one class at a time)
   4197 Jun 20 – Aug 1 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm                      Note: Childcare is provided on Mon – Fri at the 9:15 am class - $1.50 per child,
             (No Class Jul 4)                                 $1.00 for each additional child.
                                                              Instructor: Paula Miller
                                                              Location: Tri-Grange 3509 Seattle Hill Road, Mill Creek

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                                                                  Adult Programs

Beginning Calligraphy                                                                                            Paint on Canvas for Adults
(5 Weeks)                                                                                                        NEW
Calligraphy means the art of beautiful handwriting.                                                              Painting on canvas is always challenging but in
Imagine knowing an old-world skill that would                                                                    this class it will become a fun activity. In this class
add a very personal touch to all of your everyday                                                                you will learn simple techniques of sketching and
and special writings and projects! Would you like                                                                painting directly on canvas using vibrant acrylic
to be able to bring a special uniqueness to cards,                                                               colors.
envelopes, invitations, announcements, and holiday                                                               Special Instructions: $15 supply fee payable to
gifts? Discover how easy and fun it is to learn the                                                              instructor at first class.
beautifully flowing “Humanistic” Calligraphy hand                                                                   Age: 18 Years and Up
as we practice at a comfortable and relaxed pace        Cupcakes 101 Workshop                                       Day: Tues
for everyone.
NOTE: A class material supply list will be provided
                                                        NEW                                                         4209 Apr 12 – May 10 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
                                                        Learn different ways of frosting cupcakes, decorating       4210 May 17 – Jun 14 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
to registered participants prior to class. Purchased                                                                Non-Resident Fee: $69
supplies needed prior to class, will be approximately   techniques and tips that make your cupcakes
                                                        look professional from a Wilton instructor! Each            Resident Fee:           $60
$10. For more information, please contact Instructor,                                                               Location: Feel Artistic Studio
Pam Koons at (360) 652–3579                             participant will practice decorating 4 – 5 cupcakes
                                                        in class and get to take them home. Several great           16300 Mill Creek Blvd, Ste. #114, Mill Creek
   Age: 11 Years and Up
                                                        recipes for cupcakes and frosting will be given out
   Date: Tues
   4206 Apr 12 – May 10 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
                                                        in class. Perfect for bridal showers, weddings, baby     Adult CPR/AED NEW
                                                        showers, and other fun events!                           This American Red Cross course can help you save
   Non-Resident Fee: $72
                                                        Special Instructions: $8 supply fee payable to           the life of a family member, a friend, or a stranger
   Resident Fee:          $63                           instructor at first class.
   Location: Small Community Room                                                                                by preparing you to correctly and confidently
                                                           Age: 12 Years and Up                                  respond to breathing and cardiac emergencies in
                                                           Day: Sat                                              adults. This course will give you the knowledge
Design/Remodeling for                                      4214 Jun 18             10:00 am – 12:30 pm           and confidence you need to perform adult CPR
kitchens and Bathrooms                                     Non-Resident Fee: $32                                 and use an automated external defibrillator (AED)
This class attacks the issues of appliance and             Resident Fee:            $28                          for victims of sudden cardiac arrest. Certification
material selection, working up a design, planning,         Location: Small Community Room                        is valid for one year. Meets OSHA and WISHA
and finding people to assist you in your design and                                                              requirements.
                                                                                                                    Age      14 Years and Up
remodel as well as what to expect from contractors,
designers, engineers, and other people involved in
                                                        Cake Decorating NEW                                         Time: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
your project.                                           Participants will learn a variety of decorating             4217 May 5            Thurs
   Age: 18 Years and Up                                 techniques including the rose, drop flowers, several        4218 Aug 10           Wed
   Day: Thurs                                           borders, and the basket-weave technique that can            Non-Resident Fee: $49
                                                        be used for birthday, holiday, or other themed              Resident Fee:         $43
   4207 May 26         6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
                                                        cakes. The class is taught by a Wilton Method Cake          Location: Mill Creek Council Chambers
   4208 Aug 4          6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
                                                        Decorating instructor.
   Non-Resident Fee: $22
   Resident Fee:         $20
                                                        Special Instructions: $7 supply fee payable to
                                                        instructor at first class.
                                                                                                                 Standard First Aid NEW
   Location: City Hall Council Chambers                                                                          This American Red Cross course will teach you how
                                                           Age: 18 Years and Up
                                                           Day: Mon                                              to provide care for injuries at home, work, school or
                                                                                                                 around the neighborhood until advanced medical
Furniture university:                                      4215 Apr 25 & May 2 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
                                                                                                                 personnel arrive on the scene and take over. It will
                                                           Non-Resident Fee: $40
Quality, Placement & Styles                                Resident Fee:           $35
                                                                                                                 also give you the knowledge and confidence you
                                                                                                                 need to overcome any reluctance you may have to
to Make Your home Wow                                      Location: Small Community Room                        act in an emergency. Certification is valid for three
NEW                                                                                                              years. Meets OSHA and WISHA requirements.
Learn how the quality of furniture is important for     Sweet & Savory Summer                                       Age: 14 Years and Up
its longevity and the components that go into a good                                                                Time: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
piece of furniture. Kelly DuByne, interior designer
                                                        Pastries NEW                                                4219 Jun 13            Mon
will share ideas on unique furniture placement in       This class utilizes the wonderful bounty of fruits and      Non-Resident Fee: $40
your home. She will also discuss styles of furniture    vegetables available this time of year to make tasty        Resident Fee:          $35
and share some of her favorite shopping sources!        pastries. Instructor will demonstrate and provide           Location: Mill Creek Council Chambers
Door prize given to kick start your project!            samples of the menu items: Rustic Strawberry
    Age: 18 Years and Up                                Crostata; Savory Tomato, Cheese, & Basil Summer
    4211 Apr 28         Thurs 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm         Tart; Blueberry Crumb Pie; and the best Flaky
    4212 May 10 Tues            6:30 pm – 8:30 pm       Pie Crust.                                                 If you are interested in having an American
    4213 Jun 14         Tues    6:30 pm – 8:30 pm          Age: 18 Years and Up                                    Red Cross instructor can come to your facility
    Non-Resident Fee: $30                                  4216 Aug 8           Mon 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm              and train your employees at a time that works
    Resident Fee:         $26                              Non-Resident Fee: $36                                   for you, please contact American Red Cross –
                                                           Resident Fee:           $32                             Snohomish County Chapter (425) 740-2321.
    Location: Budget Blinds
                  13206 Bothell-Everett Hwy,               Location: Small Community Room
                  Ste 401, Mill Creek

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Aqua Zumba (6 Weeks) NEW                                 Weight Loss and Motivation                              Wine 101             NEW
Known as the Zumba “pool party”, Aqua Zumba gives
new meaning to the idea of an invigorating workout.
                                                         to Exercise (4 Weeks)                                   A fun and interactive way to expand your wine
                                                                                                                 knowledge and meet other wine enthusiasts. This
Integrating the Zumba formula and philosophy with        Are you overweight? Do you experience shame,
                                                                                                                 2 hour course will feature a presentation on the
traditional aqua fitness disciplines, Aqua Zumba         blame guilt and embarrassment because of it?
                                                                                                                 basics of oenology (the study of all aspects of wine
blends it all together into a safe, challenging water    Has beating yourself up in the past really changed
                                                                                                                 and winemaking from the grape harvest to bottle),
based workout that’s cardio-conditioning, body-          anything for you? What we think of ourselves
                                                                                                                 understanding wine labels, and how to taste and
toning, and most of all, exhilarating beyond belief.     physically triggers deep seated emotions. Instead
                                                                                                                 drink wine. Reference materials and wine tasting
                                                         of eating to numb them, let’s work together to
   Age: 16 Years and Up                                                                                          for eight wines are included. Must be at least 21
                                                         face them down and move on to a permanent
   Day: Thurs                                                                                                    years old.
                                                         lifestyle change. Only then can you apply the tips
   4221 Apr 14 – May 19 9:30 am – 10:30 am               and tricks that you will learn in class so you can         Age: 21 Years and Up
   Non-Resident Fee: $55                                 make a permanent change to your relationship               Days: Tues
   Resident Fee:          $48                            with food. Hypnosis is a safe way to lose weight           4225 Apr 26         7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
   Location: West Coast Aquatics                         and keep it off while you change the way you think         Non-Resident Fee: $32
   15622 Country Club Dr, Mill Creek                     about yourself. No drugs, no surgery, no diets,            Resident Fee:         $28
   Drop-in Fee: $10 fee given to instructor at time      just a new mindfulness that will be natural after          Location: DeVine Wines
   of class.                                             these first 3 sessions. Watch your attitude change                      15224 Main Street, Ste 107,
                                                         while you watch your body change! Get ready to                          Mill Creek
                                                         accept success!
Stress Doesn’t Live here                                     Age: 18 Years and Up
Any More! (2 Weeks)                                          Day: Wed
This PEACEFUL JOURNEY takes you down a                       4223 May 11 – Jun 1 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
beautiful, safe path through the garden, then across         Non-Resident Fee: $138
a bridge that arches over a brook. You continue              Resident Fee:        $120
out to the ocean beach beyond, where the sun is              Location: City Hall Council Chambers
shining, the gulls are playing in the breeze and you
feel completely protected. By the end of this journey,   Stop Smoking the easy way                                Mill Creek Seniors Club
you will be surprised how easy it was for you to let
go of your distress and anxiety. More importantly,       using hypnosis NEW                                       The Mill Creek Seniors Club meets on the first
you will realize that you were carrying around an        If you knew you could stop smoking without using         and third Monday of the month at the City
inordinate amount of tension, which has been             chemicals, would you do it? No weight gain, no           of Mill Creek City Hall Community Room at
building up over the years without you even being        withdrawal; would you do it? Do you want to know         12:00 pm. On the first Monday of the month
aware of it and now perhaps for the first time you       what has kept you smoking in the past? Let’s get         is a business meeting and bingo. On the third
can just let it go. This hypnosis session produces       to the underlying excuse, bring it to the surface        Monday of the month is their potluck luncheon,
remarkable results: It is like a 20-minute power nap,    and send it up in a hot air balloon to be gone           bring something to share!
and who couldn’t use more sleep! You will be amazed      forever. Then we’ll give you healthy behaviors and       During the summer months (June, July & Aug.)
at how much more energy, focus and productivity          a successful way of looking at yourself and your life    the Club only meets on the third Monday of the
you have after this gentle hypnosis journey.             so you can move on without the crutch of a habit         month at 12:00 pm at the following locations;
   Age: 18 Years and Up                                  that is killing you. Your new focus will be: take        Jun        Hauge Homstead Park
   Day: Wed                                              back control!                                                       (by Silverlake)
   4222 Apr 27 – May 4 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm                     Age: 18 Years and Up                                 July       Hauge Homstead Park
   Non-Resident Fee: $69                                     Day: Wed                                                        (by Silverlake)
   Resident Fee:            $60                              4224 Jun 8 – Jun 22        7:00 pm – 9:00 pm         August Heron Park, Mill Creek
   Location: City Hall Council Chambers                      Non-Resident Fee: $104                               For more information on the Mill Creek Seniors
                                                             Resident Fee:        $90                             Club please call (425) 357-1260.
                                                             Location: City Hall Council Chambers
Create a Living Roof                                                                                              Greater Mill Creek Senior
Birdhouse NEW                                            Spanish 102 (8 Weeks) NEW                                Programs & Activities
Enhance your yard with a charming,                       The class will focus on useful phrases, conversation
woodsy birdhouse created by YOU! See examples at                                                                  The Mill Creek Senior Center offers a variety of
                                                         and pronunciation. Must have taken Spanish 101           activities just for seniors in Mill Creek and the
My Garden Nursery in Mill Creek prior to the class.      or have some experience speaking Spanish.
These birdhouses are constructed of woodland finds                                                                surrounding communities. The Senior Center
                                                            Age: 14 Years and Up                                  provides free Health & Wellness Support with
and create a fabulous habitat for our northwest birds.      Day: Tues
  Age: Adults & families                                                                                          a Nurse and Social Worker. They also provide
                                                            4220 Apr 19 – Jun 7         7:00 pm – 8:00 pm         Educational, Social, and Recreational Services
  Apr 2 Sat             11:00 am – 12:00pm                  Non-Resident Fee: $77                                 to seniors with the goal of maximizing their
  Fee: $50 (includes everything to make one                 Resident Fee:         $67                             well-being and independence. Every season there
           house)                                           Location: Community Room, Ste 120                     is a newsletter showing a variety of activities
  Location: My Garden Nursery, 17414 Bothell                               15720 Main Street, Mill Creek          available to seniors. These include Computer
  Everett Highway, Mill Creek, WA 98012                                                                           Classes, Trips, Interest Classes, Fitness, Special
Register at My Garden: (425) 402-1842 or visit                                                                    Events, and Health & Wellness Support. For                                                                                           a free newsletter you can call the Senior Office
                                                                                                                  at (425) 948–7170 or e-mail us at millcreek@

425-745-1891	 Parks	and	Recreation	Spring/Summer	2011	Recreation	Guide	                                 	                        15
                               Registration begins March 21, 2011
                       (No registrations will be accepted prior to this date)
Register Online!                                                       Refunds:                                                                   Accessibility:
Go online to                     Guidelines for refunds are as follows:                                     Mill Creek’s recreation programs are open to
to create an online account for you /your family. All                   • A full refund (less online convenience fee) will be                     participants of all abilities. If you need reasonable
Online registrations are subject to a non-refundable                      given if Mill Creek Parks and Recreation Department                     accommodations, please contact us at least 3 weeks
convenience fee. This fee is collected to offset the costs                cancels a class due to insufficient enrollment.                         in advance of the program start date to discuss
of providing this service. Customers must be 18 years                   • If a written notice is received at least three business                 accommodations. Reasonable accommodations will
or older in order to request an online account. In                        days prior to the start of the program, a full refund                   be determined on a case-by-case basis.
order to establish an account for a child you should                      minus a $20.00 processing fee per registration will
first create an account for an adult. Any questions                       be issued within 15 business days.                                                    Ways to Register
please call (425) 921–5779 or (425) 921–5736 and                       Injuries/Illness: Are handled on a case-by-case basis.                            Online – Fax – Mail – In person
leave a message and calls will be returned within 48                   Documentation may be required.
hours Monday thru Friday.                                                                                                                  
To obtain an online account:                                            Inclement Weather Policy:                                                              Make checks payable to:
Log on to:                        Mill Creek Parks & Recreation programs will be
Click “Request an Account”                                              automatically canceled due to inclement weather if the                                 City of Mill Creek
Fill in applicable fields and click “Submit”                            Everett Public Schools are closed. Weekend programs
An acknowledgement email will be sent to you within                     may be canceled at the discretion of the Recreation                            Mail or Deliver Registration to:
48 hours. Once you receive an email, begin registering.                 Instructor if unsafe conditions exist. Instructors will
                                                                                                                                                                    Mill Creek City Hall
                                                                        call students for weekend classes. If class is cancelled
                                                                        due to inclement weather, there will NOT be a make-up                                       15728 Main Street
                                                                        day scheduled or a per–day refund.                                                         Mill Creek, WA 98012
                                                                                                                                                                   FAX (425) 745–9650
                                                                                                                                                           Drop Box located outside City Hall,
                                                                                                                                                        for registrations / payments after 5:00 pm.

            City of Mill Creek Parks & Recreation Registration Form
    (adult name)                                                                                                                                    WORK phOne #

    last name                                                                            First
                                                                                                                                                    hOme phOne #
                                                                                                                                                    Cell phOne #
    City                                                                                                             Zip
                                                                                                                                                    emeRgenCy #
       cODE #                                   class namE                                              ParticiPant’s First & last namE                      m/F     BirthDay            FEE           t-sizE

                                        Payment information                                          PHOTOCOPIES OF THIS FORM ARE ACCEPTABLE
                                                                                                                                                                           total $
                                                                                                     *T-shirts sizes for camps and clinics only please.
                   Cash    Print cardholder’s name                                                                                                                                                 *If applicable
                   Visa    Card Number
                           Expiration                                                                     Signature (signed by):      Parent       Guardian        Participant                      Date

I, the undersigned, assume all risks and hazards incidental to participating in City of Mill Creek Parks and Recreation activities, and do hereby waive, release, absolve, indemnify, and agree to hold harmless
the City of Mill Creek, and its employees, supervisors, participants, and instructors, for any claim arising out of any injury, damage, or personal loss incurred to myself or my child(ren) in connection with the
activities sponsored or co-sponsored by Mill Creek Parks and Recreation. I, the undersigned, am fully aware of the potential dangers and risk inherent in these activities, including physical injury, death, or
other consequences that may arise or result directly or indirectly from participation in these activities. By participating in Mill Creek Parks and Recreation activities,
I agree that any images of myself or my child(ren) may be used by the City of Mill Creek and may be included in promotional materials, newspaper articles, and/or
newsletters relating to Mill Creek Parks and Recreation activities. Limited scholarships available.                                                                                   Receipt #

ClaSSeS	without	SuffiCient	enRollment	will	be	CanCeled	—	so sign up early!

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